TERMS OF USE

Introduction

These terms of use (together with any other documents referred to in them) tell you the terms on which you may make use of our website www.lowndesfinewines.com (our site). Use of our site includes accessing or browsing our site.

Please read these terms of use carefully before you start to use our site as they will apply to your use of our site. We recommend that you print a copy of these terms of use or save them to your computer for future reference.

By using our site, you confirm that you accept these terms of use and that you agree to comply with them. If you do not agree to these terms of use, you must not use our site.

You must be over 18 years old to use our site and to order any alcohol from us and we reserve the right to ask you to provide evidence of your age at any time.


Other applicable terms

Our Privacy Policy also applies to your use of our site. It sets out the terms on which we process any personal data we collect from you or that you provide to us and, by using our site, you consent to such processing and you warrant that all data provided by you is accurate.

If you purchase any wines or other goods from us, our Terms and Conditions of Sale will apply to your purchase.


Information about us

www.lowndesfinewines.com is a site operated by LFW Limited. We are a limited company registered in England and Wales under company number 09510637 and have our registered office at c/o Dixon Wilson Chartered Accountants, 22 Chancery Lane, London, WC2A 1LS. Our VAT number is GB 221 2954 34.


Changes to these terms

We may revise these terms of use at any time by amending this page. Please check this page from time to time to take notice of any changes we make, as they are binding on you. Some of the provisions contained in these terms of use may also be superseded by provisions or notices published elsewhere on our site.


Changes to our site

We may update our site from time to time and may change the content on it at any time. However, please note that any of the content on our site may be out of date at any given time and we are under no obligation to update it. We do not guarantee that our site, or any content on it, will be free from errors or omissions.


Accessing our site

Access to, and use of, our site is made available free of charge. However, if you choose to purchase any wines or other goods shown on our site, you will obviously be required to pay for them.

Access to our site is permitted on a temporary basis and we may suspend, withdraw, discontinue or change all or any part of our site without notice. We do not guarantee that our site, or any content on it, will always be available or be uninterrupted and we will not be liable to you if, for any reason, our site is unavailable at any time or for any period. You are responsible for making all arrangements necessary for you to have access to our site. You agree that you will only use our site in a manner consistent with these terms of use and any and all applicable local and national laws and regulations.


Intellectual property rights

We are the owner or the licensee of all intellectual property rights in our site and in the material published on it. Those works are protected by copyright laws and treaties around the world. All such rights are reserved.

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

You must not use any part of the content on our site for commercial purposes without obtaining a licence or other written consent to do so from us or our licensors. If you use any part of our site in breach of these terms of use, your right to use our site will cease immediately.


No reliance on information

The content on our site is provided for general information only. It is not intended to amount to advice on which you should rely.

Although we make reasonable efforts to update the information and content provided on our site, we make no representations and give no warranties or guarantees, whether express or implied, that such information and content is accurate, complete or up-to-date.


Limitation of our liability

Nothing in these terms of use excludes or limits our liability for death or personal injury arising from our negligence, fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation or any other liability that cannot be excluded or limited by English law.

To the extent permitted by law, we exclude all conditions, warranties, representations or other terms which may apply to our site or any content on it, whether express or implied. Unless otherwise specified in these terms of use, we will only be liable to you for any loss or damage (whether in contract, tort (including negligence), breach of statutory duty or otherwise) arising under, or in connection with, your use of, or inability to use, our site if such loss or damage is a foreseeable result of our breach of these terms of use or our negligence, but we are not responsible for any loss or damage that is not foreseeable. Loss or damage is foreseeable if it is an obvious consequence of our breach of these terms of use or our negligence or if it was reasonably contemplated by you and us at the time of the agreement between us coming into effect as a possible result of such breach or negligence. You may only use our site for personal 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 site or to your downloading of any content on it, or on any website linked to it. Different limitations and exclusions of liability will apply to liability arising as a result of the supply of any wines or other goods by us to you, which will be set out in our Terms and Conditions of Sale.


Viruses

We do not guarantee that our site will be secure or free from bugs or viruses.

You are responsible for configuring your information technology, computer programmes and platform in order to access our site. You should use your own virus protection software.

You must not misuse our site by knowingly introducing viruses, trojans, worms, logic bombs or other material which is malicious or technologically harmful and you must not attempt to gain unauthorised access to our site, the server on which our site is stored or any server, computer or database connected to our site. If you breach this provision, your right to use our site will cease immediately.


Linking to our site

You may link to our site’s home page, provided that you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it. You must not to establish a link to our site in any website that is not owned by you or in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on our part where none exists. Our site must not be framed on any other site, nor may you create a link to any part of our site other than the home page. We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice. If you wish to make use of any content on our site other than as set out above, please contact us at info@lowndesfinewines.com.


Third party links and resources in our site

Our site may contain links to other websites and resources provided by third parties, including, without limitation, advertisers.

We have no control over those websites or resources or their availability and any links to them are provided for your information only. You will need to make your own independent judgement regarding your interaction with any such websites or resources, including the purchase and use of any products and/or services accessible through them. We are not responsible for, and do not endorse, their content or their privacy policies (if any) and we will not be liable for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them.


Applicable law and jurisdiction

These terms of use are governed by English law. You and we both agree that the courts of England and Wales will have non-exclusive jurisdiction over any claim arising from, or related to, these terms of use (unless you are a resident of Northern Ireland, in which case you may bring proceedings in Northern Ireland, or you are resident of Scotland, in which case you may bring proceedings in Scotland).


Trade marks

“Lowndes Fine Wine” is a trade mark of LFW Limited. We reserve all rights in this trade mark, the lowndesfinewines.com domain name and all related domains and sub-domains. Other trade marks, products and company or brand names mentioned on our site may be the trade marks of their respective owners or licensors and all rights in such trade marks are reserved to their respective owners or licensors.

Nothing in these terms of use should be construed as granting any licence or right to use any of the trade marks or domain names referred to above.


Contact us

To contact us, please email us at info@lowndesfinewines.com or write to us at LFW Limited, c/o Dixon Wilson Chartered Accountants, 22 Chancery Lane, London, WC2A 1LS.


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