Certain words and phrases are defined in clause 5.3 and have the same meaning wherever used in these Terms.
1.1 You use this website at your own risk. Although The CFN endeavours to ensure that the information and/or material contained on the website is correct, The CFN does not make any representations or warranties, express or implied, that the Data is accurate, complete or current, or that use of the website is free of risk of viruses or other damage.
1.2 Unless otherwise agreed in writing neither The CFN nor any of its officers, employees, member firms, agents or sub-contractors nor any of the members of The CFN shall be liable to you for:
1.2.1 any direct loss; or
1.2.2 any loss of profits, business or anticipated savings, or loss of or corruption of data, or any indirect loss or consequential loss whatsoever; even if it has been advised or is otherwise aware of the possibility of such loss.
1.3 Nothing in these terms affects your statutory rights as a consumer under English law.
1.5 Nothing in this website is intended to be, or should be construed as:
1.5.1 an invitation, offer or inducement to you or any other person to engage in investment activity, or
1.5.2 advice on the merits of, or a recommendation in relation to, any particular product or product provider.
1.6 Whilst The CFN endeavours to ensure that this website is normally available 24 hours a day, The CFN will not be liable if for any reason the website is unavailable at any time or for any period.
On this website you may be offered automatic links to other websites which are outside the control of The CFN. You should not regard these links as recommendations or promotions of any particular product or product provider, and The CFN does not accept responsibility for the content or the privacy practices of such websites, nor for any transactions between you and such websites.
3. Intellectual Property Rights
3.1 All Intellectual Property Rights in all materials on this website are vested in The CFN and/or its licensors and content contributors (including its members).
3.2 You must not copy, modify, use or otherwise deal with the whole or any part of this website (in particular, the Data) except that you may (subject always to clause 3.3):
3.2.1 quote from this website in material issued by you to a third party so long as you give due accreditation to The CFN and refer expressly to this website as the source of the relevant quotation;
3.2.2 download the Data to your hard-disk or server or device for the purpose of your own personal use (if you are a private individual) or for your own internal business use (in all other cases) unless you have express permission to do so by The CFN, such as by having a valid Memorandum of Understanding as a member firm, or by other specific means which have been communicated to you in writing.
3.3 Under no circumstances are you permitted or authorised to supply or resell the Data to third parties, or extract or re-utilise any or all of the Data for commercial purposes, without the prior written consent of The CFN.
4.1 The CFN respects your personal information and undertakes to comply with all applicable data protection legislation currently in force under English law.
4.2 You agree that The CFN may use personal information provided by you when you register on the site to notify you about future THE CFN events, provide you with The CFN newsletters or circulars or provide that information to selected partners of The CFN. Except as provided under these Terms, The CFN will not disclose your personal information without your permission unless such disclosure is required by law or other court order.
4.3 The CFN may provide aggregate statistics about its users and traffic patterns and related site information to reputable third parties, but these statistics will include no personally identifying information.
4.4 In accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998, you are entitled to request a copy of the information which The CFN holds about you. The CFN may charge a fee for complying with this request. If you become aware that the personal information The CFN holds about you is inaccurate, you may request that The CFN amends it. Any requests in this respect, or any other correspondence relating to this website should be addressed to us at info@TheCFN.org.uk
4.5 The CFN uses “cookies” in order to help it recognise you as a prior user of this site, to personalise your browsing and to enable The CFN to improve this website. Cookies identify your computer but otherwise do not store any personal information about you. You may change your browser settings to prevent cookies from being stored on your computer, if you wish. Please note that if you do change your browser settings, then you may experience technical difficulties with some parts of this website.
5.1 The CFN reserves the right at any time to amend these Terms without notice to you.
5.2 These Terms shall be governed by and construed exclusively in accordance with English law. Any dispute arising under these Terms shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts and, by using this website, you hereby submit to and waive any objections to, the jurisdiction of such courts.
5.3 Wherever used in these Terms, the following words and phrases shall have the meanings given to them below:
“The CFN” means the trading business known as “The Corporate Finance Network” based at Kingfisher House, 15 Pavilion View, Lindley HD3 3WU.
Data means any information and/or materials (including without limitation statistical materials) contained on this website from time to time;
Intellectual Property Rights means trade marks, trade and business names, domain names, copyright and moral rights, rights in databases, patents, rights in confidential information and all other intellectual property rights (in each case whether registered or unregistered and including applications for any of the foregoing) and all rights or forms of protection having equivalent or similar effect to any of the foregoing which may subsist anywhere in the world.