Terms of Website Use

This page sets out the terms on which you use may this website www.uddirect.com.uk. Use of our site includes accessing as a guest or a registered user, browsing, or registering to use our Website. The Privacy Policy forms part of the terms of use of our Website.  
References to “we”, “us”, “our” refer to Unfair Dismissal Direct Limited and to “you” and “your” are to you, the Website user.

1.    Information about us
We are a limited company registered in England and Wales under company number 05690583 and our registered address is at Priory Close, St Mary’s Gate, Lancaster, LA1 1XB.  The best way to contact us is by using the ‘Contact Us’ form on our Website.  Our VAT number is 977977328.

2.    Your use of the Website

You may use our Website only for lawful purposes.  You may not use our Website in any way that is unlawful or fraudulent.

You also agree not to interfere with, damage or disrupt any part of our Website, any equipment or network on which our Website is stored; or any software used in the provision of our Website.

You are responsible for making all arrangements for you to have access to our Website. You are also responsible for ensuring that all persons who access our Website through your internet connection are aware of these terms of use and other applicable terms and conditions, and that they comply with them.

If we determine that a breach of these terms has occurred, we may take such action as we deem appropriate, including immediate, temporary or permanent withdrawal of your right to use our Website; further legal action against you; and/or disclosure of such information to law enforcement authorities as we reasonably feel is necessary.

You represent that all information you provide to us at any time, including during further correspondence with us, will be accurate, true and complete and you agree to keep your information up to date at all times.

By using our Website, you are agreeing to these terms of use.  If you do not agree to these terms, you may not use our Website.

3.    Intellectual property rights

We own or license all intellectual property rights in our Website and in the material published on it.  Those works are protected by copyright laws and treaties around the world.  All such rights are reserved. You are permitted to print off copies and download extracts from our Website for your own personal use provided that you do not modify copies in any way. You may draw the attention of others to material posted on our Website. You must not modify the paper or digital copies of any materials you have printed off or downloaded in any way, and you must not use any illustrations, photographs, video or audio sequences or any graphics separately from any accompanying text. Any use of extracts from the Website other than in accordance with this clause for any purpose is prohibited.

Our status (and that of any identified contributors) as the authors of content of our Website must always be acknowledged.

4.    Our Website changes regularly

The main purpose of our Website is to provide information relating to unfair dismissal from time to time. We may update our Website from time to time, and may change the content at any time. Any of the material on our Website may be out of date at any given time, and we are under no obligation to update that material. We do not guarantee that our Website will be available 24/7, or that any content on it will be free from errors or omissions. We reserve the right to withdraw or amend our Website or any parts of it (including any content) without notice.  

5.    Our liability

Suggestions, information, reporting facilities, opinions and advice contained on our Website are provided without any guarantees, conditions or warranties as to its accuracy and for general information only.  It is not intended to amount to advice (legal or otherwise) on which you should rely. Whilst the information contained on this website is believed to be correct, it is no substitute for appropriate legal advice.

To the fullest extent permitted by law, we expressly exclude:

-    all conditions, warranties, representations and other terms which might otherwise be implied by statute, common law or the laws of equity;
-    all liability for any claim, loss, demands or damages of any kind whatsoever (whether such claims, loss, demands or damages were foreseeable, known or otherwise) arising out of or in connection with the use of our Website or the information, content or materials included on this Website and any communication sent to you by us or any communication sent to us by you via the internet.

Nothing in these Terms excludes or limits our liability for death or personal injury caused by our negligence (or that of our employees, agents or directors); or fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation; or any liability which may not be limited or excluded by law.

Please note that we only provide our site for domestic and private use. You agree not to use our site 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 opportunity.

We will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by a virus, distributed denial-of-service attack, or other technologically harmful material that may infect your computer equipment, computer programs, data or other proprietary material due to your use of our Website or to your downloading of any content on it, or on any website linked to it.

6.    Interactive features

We may from time to time provide interactive services on our Website, including, without limitation:
-    Chat rooms; or
-    Bulletin boards.

Where we do provide any interactive service, we will provide clear information to you about the kind of service offered, if it is moderated and what form of moderation is used (including whether it is human or technical).

We will do our best to assess any possible risks for users (and in particular, for children) from third parties when they use any interactive service provided on our Website, and we will decide in each case whether it is appropriate to use moderation of the relevant service (including what kind of moderation to use) in the light of those risks. However, we are under no obligation to oversee, monitor or moderate any interactive service we provide on our Website, and we expressly exclude our liability for any loss or damage arising from the use of any interactive service by a user in contravention of our content standards, whether the service is moderated or not.

7.    Linking to our Website

You may link to our Website, provided you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it, but you must not establish a link in a way which suggests any form of association, approval or endorsement on our part where none exists. We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice.

8.    Links from our Website

Where our Website contains links to other sites and online resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for your information and interest only.  We have no control over the contents of those sites or resources, and accept no responsibility for them or for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them.  Your use of third party websites and resources is at your own risk.

9.    Jurisdiction and applicable law

The English courts will have exclusive jurisdiction over any claim arising from, or related to, a visit to our Website although we retain the right to bring proceedings against you for breach of these Terms in your country of residence or any other relevant country.

These Terms and any dispute or claim arising out of or in connection with them or their subject matter or formation (including non-contractual disputes or claims) shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the law of England.

10.    Variations

We may revise these Terms at any time by amending this page.  You should check this page from time to time to take notice of any changes we made, as they are binding on you.  Your continued use of our Website will be your acknowledgment of your agreement to the revised Terms.

11.    Your concerns

If you have any concerns about material which appears on our Website or you wish to make use of content on our Website other than that set out above, please contact us via our “Contact us” page.