Terms and Conditions

TERMS AND CONDITIONS FOR FEARNLEY PROCTER GROUP WEBSITES
This website www.nsinformationhub.com (the “Website”), is a Website of the Fearnley Procter Group whose registered office is at Peregrine Road, Westhill Aberdeenshire, UK (“Fearnley Procter Group”, “FPG” or the “Company”).

This Website contains text, data, graphics, photographs, illustrations, artwork, names, logos, trademarks, service marks and information connected with FPG (“Information”). FPG attempts to ensure Information is accurate, however Information is provided “AS IS” and on an “AS AVAILABLE” basis and may not be accurate nor up to date. Information on this Website may or may not have been prepared by FPG but is made available without responsibility on the part of FPG. FPG does not guarantee the accuracy, timeliness, completeness, performance or fitness for a particular purpose of the Website or any of the Information. No responsibility is accepted by or on behalf of FPG for any errors, omissions, or inaccurate Information on the Website.

No action should be taken or omitted to be taken in reliance upon Information on this Website. We accept no liability for the results of any action taken on the basis of the Information. Certain files of Information are available for download under license from the Website. These files of Information are subject to these terms.

1. Introduction
  1.1. The Disclaimer (see Item 5) applies to the entire contents of the Website. Please read these terms carefully before using the Website. By accessing any part of the Website, you shall be deemed to have accepted the Disclaimer in full. If you do not accept the Disclaimer in full, you must leave the Website immediately
  1.2. The Company may revise the Disclaimer at any time by updating this posting. You should check the Website from time to time to review the current Disclaimer, because it is binding on you. Certain provisions of the Disclaimer may be superseded by expressly designated Disclaimers or terms located on particular pages at the Website.
  1.3. Any unauthorized use of any Materials contained on this Website may violate copyright laws, trademark laws, the laws of privacy and publicity, and communications regulations and statutes.
  The commercial utilisation of the content of this website through any means of reproduction, distribution and modification is prohibited. Please note that any infringement of copyright or other intellectual property rights may result in civil action and/or criminal prosecution.

2. LICENCE
  2.1. Access to some of the content of the Website may be restricted and access will be granted only to those users with the appropriate permissions through the issuance of licenses. Under no circumstances, utilising any means, should the contents of the restricted sections of the Website be accessed or attempted to be accessed without said license being in place and within the dates of validity of that license.
  2.2. You are not permitted to print nor download extracts from the Website for any use except following the issuance of specific licenses by FPG, or its subsidiaries, to specified users. All licenses will set out the usage and printing restrictions imposed by that license which supersedes this document.
  2.3. Unless otherwise stated, the copyright and other intellectual property rights in all material on the Website (including without limitation photographs and graphical images) are owned by the Company or its licensors.
  2.4. For the purposes of this Disclaimer, any use of extracts from the Website other than those in accordance with issued FPG licenses as per clause ‎2.1 for any purpose is prohibited. If you breach any of the terms in this Disclaimer, your permission to use the Website automatically terminates and you must immediately destroy any downloaded or printed extracts from the Website.
  2.5. You are responsible for obeying all applicable copyright laws. You may not frame this site or link to a page other than the home page without our express permission.
  2.6. Subject to clause ‎2.1, no part of the Website may be reproduced or stored in any other website or included in any public or private electronic retrieval system or service without the Company's prior written permission
  2.7. Any rights not expressly granted in these terms are reserved.

3. SERVICE ACCESS
  3.1. While the Company endeavours to ensure that the Website is normally available 24 hours a day, the Company shall not be liable if for any reason the Website is unavailable at any time or for any period.
  3.2. Access to the Website may be suspended temporarily and without notice in the case of system failure, maintenance or repair or for reasons beyond the Company's control.

4. THIRD PARTY CONTENTS DISCLAIMER AND LINKS TO AND FROM OTHER WEBSITES
  4.1. FPG is not responsible for any third party website or website content (including, without limitation, any advertising appearing therein) which can be accessed through this Website. FPG includes links to other websites for information purposes only and makes no representation whatsoever about any such link, website or content. FPG has not reviewed all of these third party websites and does not control and is not responsible for these websites or their content or availability. FPG therefore does not endorse or make any representations about them, or any material found there, or any results that may be obtained from using them. If you decide to access any of the third party websites linked to the Website, you do so entirely at your own risk.
  4.2. You may not frame, link or deep-link this Website to any other website without our prior written consent. Should you wish to frame or to set up a link / deep-link to our Website please contact webadmin@fp-g.com.
  4.3. The Company expressly reserves the right to revoke the right granted in clause 4.2 for breach of these terms and to take any action it deems appropriate. You shall fully indemnify the Company for any loss or damage suffered by the Company or any of its group companies for breach of clause 4.2.

5. DISCLAIMER
  5.1. While the Company endeavours to ensure that the information on the Website is correct, the Company does not warrant the accuracy and completeness of the material on the Website. The Company may make changes to the material on the Website, or to the products and prices described in it, at any time without notice. The material on the Website may be out of date, and the Company makes no commitment to update such material.
  5.2. The material on the Website is provided "as is", without any conditions, warranties or other terms of any kind. Accordingly, to the maximum extent permitted by law, all implied warranties, including but not limited to the implied warranties of satisfactory quality, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement, compatibility, security and accuracy are excluded in relation to the Website. Further, FPG does not warrant that the Website will be uninterrupted or error free or that any defects will be corrected.

6. PROVISION OF DATA BY USERS
  6.1. The User warrants that the information, data and any other elements that may be provided by it on the Website are true, accurate, current, complete and decent. User further warrants that it is authorised to provide such information, data and elements and that said data, information and elements provided on the Website are not subject to any third party rights and, in particular, are not infringing upon any third party pre-existing right. Should it be the case the User shall indemnify and hold FPG harmless from any claims complaints, objections, and oppositions arising from and in relation to such infringement.
  6.2. The User also warrants FPG against any actionable tort claim from all persons relating to the erroneous nature or deceitful information posted on the Website under its responsibility.
  6.3. The User is precluded from using the Website and functionality for unintended use or placing a virus on the Website through documents or programs or in any manner whatsoever that may damage, interfere with or copy any software, data or information of the Website.

7. LIMITED WARRANTY
  7.1. The website is provided by FPG on an ‘as is' basis. FPG makes no warranties whatsoever and disclaims all warranties expressed or implied including without limitation warranties of merchantability, title or fitness for any particular purpose, non-infringement, compatibility, security and accuracy.

8. NO LIABILITY
  8.1. In no event shall FPG be liable to any user or to any third party under any applicable law, for any damage of any kind such as but not limited to any indirect and/or consequential damage, incidental or special damages including loss of data, loss of contract, loss of prejudice to the business reputation either arising from any users act or resulting of a defective performance of the service supplied by the website, any commercial disorder of any kind, as well as for any financial loss including los of profits, loss of turnover, regardless of the form of action or legal theory under which the liability may be asserted, FPG it's information suppliers and service suppliers (and in particular its hosting services provider) shall not be held liable for the broadcasting of any erroneous information or for any delay or failure in the broadcasting of any information on the website or for any temporary interruption of the website service due to the necessary technical intervention including, without limitation, the intervention of a telecommunications operator, for any delays in services due directly or indirectly to electronic or mechanical failures, telecom or interconnections problems which would affect website users.
  8.2. FPG, its information suppliers and service suppliers (and in particular its hosting services providers) shall not be liable for damaging consequences resulting from irregular or fraudulent use of the website use of the website offered services nor for damaging consequences resulting from an unauthorised third party.
  8.3. User waives any rights to make any claim against FPG for any damage, costs, expenses and the like based on any misunderstanding or lack of knowledge arising out of the legal terms or the use of the website functionalities.
  8.4. The provisions of this section shall survive any termination of these legal terms.

9. GOOD FAITH
  9.1. The User shall always act with good faith within the framework of its use of the Website.

10. COMPUTER VIRUSES
  10.1. Whilst we use reasonable endeavours to protect this Website from computer viruses, worms, and Trojan Horses (the “Viruses”), we do not warrant that the Website is free from such Viruses and accept no liability for any damage that may result from the transmission of any Viruses via this Website or via any files which are available for you to download from the Website.

11. GOVERNING LAW AND JURISDICTION
  11.1. These Terms shall be governed by and shall be construed in accordance with the laws of Scotland for substance as well as for procedure.

12. SETTLEMENT OF DISPUTES
  12.1. All disputes arising out of or in connection with the present legal terms shall be finally settled under the rules of arbitration of the international chamber of commerce by three arbitrators appointed in accordance with the said rules.
  12.2. Arbitration award shall be final and binding on the parties. Arbitration tribunal shall take place in Aberdeen, Scotland.

13. COOKIES
  13.1. We use cookies to provide you with the best experience on our website. If you continue to use the site without changing your settings, we'll assume that you are happy to accept all cookies on this Fearnley Procter website. Blocking certain cookies can reduce the functionality of the site. Remember you can change your settings at any time by referring to the help menu on your internet browser.
  13.2. Servers located within Fearnley Procter and hosted by third party service providers (which may be located outside the EEA) may automatically log data about your visit to this website based on your IP address. Fearnley Procter uses this information to see where the website is being used in the world to ensure seamless coverage.
  13.3. To delete or stop cookies being placed on your computer refer to the help menu on your internet browser. In a few cases, blocking cookies may reduce the functionality of some websites or prevent access to them depending on your chosen browser options. Cookies can be “session cookies” (which are deleted when you close your browser) and/or “persistent cookies” which remain on your computer for a longer period of time.
  13.4. By visiting this website, you are agreeing to our use of cookies for these purposes.
  13.5. For further information about cookies, visit www.allaboutcookies.org
  13.6. This website uses cookies which:
  13.7. enhance the performance of the website by collecting information about how visitors use it (e.g., to maintain a consistent looks and feel for the visitor). The information these cookies collect is not used to send you targeted advertising or remember where you’ve been on the internet; and
  13.8. increase the website’s functionality and make it more personal to you by allowing us to remember your previous choices (e.g., your location and preferred font type and size) and to provide any enhanced features detailed in the cookie-specific user notice. The information these cookies collect is not used to identify who you are, send you targeted advertising or remember where you’ve been on the internet. You agree that your attention was specifically drawn to this section of our privacy statement and to any explicit privacy notice given to you and that you consent to our use of these cookies for these purposes.

Issue Date: 9 July 2013