MICHAEL A BROWN
SOLICITORS is a company limited under the Companies Acts in Scotland (company
and having its registered office at 9 Whitehall Crescent, Dundee,
DD1 4AR with VAT number 607 669 219.
Please read these Terms of
Use carefully before you start to use this website (this “Website”). By using this
your use of this Website and you agree to abide by them. By accepting these Terms
If you do not agree to these
We do not guarantee that this
Website, or any content on it, will always be available or be uninterrupted.
Access to this Website is permitted on a temporary basis and you acknowledge
that we may suspend, withdraw, discontinue or change all or any part of this
Website without notice. We will not be liable to you if for any reason this
Website is unavailable at any time or for any period.
You are responsible for making all
arrangements necessary for you to have access to this Website and for ensuring
that all persons who access this Website through your internet connection are
that they comply with them.
Your use of material on this
We are the owner or licensee of all
intellectual property rights in or contained within this Website and its
contents, and the material, trademarks (whether registered or unregistered) and
other proprietary information published on it. These works are protected by
various intellectual property laws, including copyright and trademark laws. All
such rights are reserved.
You may not modify, republish,
transmit, participate in the transfer or sale of, create derivative works from,
or in any way exploit, any of the content of this Website, in whole or in part.
You may however print or download and use the same strictly for private
non-commercial use. Our status (and that
of any identified contributors or licensees) as the authors of content on our Website
must always be acknowledged.
If you print off, copy or download
right to use this Website will cease immediately and you must, at our option,
return, delete or destroy any copies of the materials you have made.
Linking to this Website
You may link to
the home page of this Website or an individual page, provided you do so only
for non-commercial purposes and in a way that is fair and legal and does not
(and does not seek to) damage our reputation or take advantage of it. You must
not establish a link in any way as to suggest any form of association, approval
or endorsement of you, your services, your business or otherwise where none
exists or without our prior written approval (which we may withhold in our
You must not
systematically or otherwise in an organised manner link in any way (including,
but not limited to, deep linking, in-lining or mirroring), frame, embed or
scrape any pages or content contained within or on this Website which causes this
Website or portions of this Website to be displayed, or appear to be displayed
on any other website or in any application, or otherwise pass off the content
of this Website as your own.
If you wish to
make use of the content on this Website other than as permitted above, please
contact us at the details provided in paragraph 12 below.
No reliance on information
The content on this Website is
provided for general information only. It is not intended to amount to legal or
any other form of professional advice on which you should rely nor is it
intended to be made part of or form part of a contract for services with you.
You must obtain professional or specialist advice before taking, or refraining
from, any action on the basis of the content on this Website.
Information about the properties
available on this Website are provided to us by our members. We cannot verify
this information and we make no representations, warranties or guarantees,
whether express or implied, that the content on this Website is accurate,
complete or up-to-date.
Third party links and resources on
We may from time to time link to,
or embed content from, third party websites, such as social media sharing tools
or mapping websites. We have no responsibility or liability for any such third
policies applying to any such websites.
Where this Website contains links
to other websites and resources provided by third parties, these links are
provided for your information only.
We have no control over the
contents of those other websites or resources.
You are responsible for
configuring your information technology, computer programmes and operating
and/or hardware platforms in order to access this Website. You acknowledge and
agree that it is your responsibility to use your own virus protection software.
We do not guarantee that this Website will be secure or free from bugs or
You must not misuse this Website
by knowingly introducing viruses, Trojans, worms, logic bombs or other material
which is malicious or technologically harmful. You must not attempt to gain
unauthorised access to this Website, the server on which this Website is stored
or any server, computer or database connected to this Website. You must not
attack this Website via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of
service attack. By breaching this provision, you may commit a criminal offence
under the Computer Misuse Act 1990. We will report any such breach to the
relevant law enforcement authorities and we will co-operate with those authorities
by disclosing your identity to them. In the event of such a breach, your right
to use this Website will cease immediately.
Our responsibility for loss or
damage suffered by you
Whether you are a consumer or
a business user:
We do not exclude or limit in any
way our liability to you where it would be unlawful to do so. This includes
liability for death or personal injury caused by our negligence or the
negligence of our employees, agents or subcontractors and for fraud or
Your attention is drawn to section
3 above, which
explains what reliance you may place on the information contained on this Website.
you are a business user:
We exclude all implied conditions,
warranties, representations or other terms that may apply to this Website or
any content on it.
We will not be liable to you for
any loss or damage, whether in contract, tort (including negligence), breach of
statutory duty, or otherwise, even if foreseeable, arising under or in
use of, or inability to use, this
use of or reliance on any content
displayed on this Website.
In particular, we will not be
loss of profits, sales, business,
loss of anticipated savings;
loss of business opportunity,
goodwill or reputation; or
any indirect or consequential loss
you are a consumer user:
Please note that we only provide this
Website for domestic and private use. You agree not to use this Website for any
commercial or business purposes, and we have no liability to you for any loss
of profit, loss of business, business interruption, or loss of business
If defective digital content that
we have supplied, damages a device or digital content belonging to you and this
is caused by our failure to use reasonable care and skill, we will either
repair the damage or pay you compensation. However, we will not be liable for
damage that you could have avoided by following our advice to apply an update
offered to you free of charge or for damage that was caused by you failing to
correctly follow installation instructions or to have in place the minimum
system requirements advised by us.
designed this Website in accordance with best design practice with the
intention of making this Website accessible to as wide an audience as possible, including any
users with physical or sensory impairment, users using assistive technology and
users with slower internet connections.
have tried to ensure that our Website is accessible to everyone, we appreciate
accessibility problems may still arise from time to time. Should you be aware
of any accessibility problems with this Website, please contact Michael A Brown
giving details of the problem encountered. We will then assess what reasonable
measures can be taken both in the short and the long term to address the
accessibility problem that you have encountered.
you understand the terms that apply at that time. These terms were most
recently updated on 13 June 2017.
If any provision of these
jurisdiction to be invalid or unenforceable, such invalidity or
is so found to be invalid or unenforceable but would be valid or enforceable if
some part of the provision were deleted, the provision in question shall apply
with such deletion(s) as may be necessary to make it valid and enforceable.
If you are a consumer, please note
by Scottish law. You agree that the Scottish courts will have exclusive
jurisdiction except that if you are a resident of Northern Ireland you may also
bring proceedings in Northern Ireland, and if you are resident of England and
Wales, you may also bring proceedings in England and Wales.
If you are a business, these terms
of use, their subject matter and their formation (and any non-contractual
disputes or claims) are governed by Scottish law. You agree to the exclusive
jurisdiction of the courts of the Scottish courts.
Without limiting any other rights
or remedies that we may have, you acknowledge and agree that damages alone
shall be entitled, without proof of special damages, to interim relief (whether
by way of interdict or other protective measure) for any threatened or actual
relating to them, please contact us by telephoning 01382 204242 or emailing: firstname.lastname@example.org