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Important Legal Notice

 

This legal notice applies to your use of the entire contents of the website at www.baineswilson.co.uk. You should therefore read it carefully and note that your use of this website indicates acceptance of it in full. If you do not agree to the terms of this legal notice, you must not use this website. Baines Wilson LLP may revise this legal notice at any time by updating this posting. You should check this Website from time to time to review the then current legal notice, because it is binding on you.

Baines Wilson LLP is a limited liability partnership registered in England and Wales, registered number OC330890. Registered office: 2 Merchants Drive, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA3 0JW. VAT registration number GB 721 9320 55.

Baines Wilson LLP is authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority (www.sra.org.uk), under number 471130, and is subject to its Professional Code of Conduct.

A list of members of the LLP is available for inspection at the above address, together with a list of those non-members who are designated as partners. The word “partner” is used to refer to a member of the LLP, or an employee with equivalent standing and qualifications. Details of our partners are available in the Our People section of this Website.

Use of the Content of this Website

This website and its content are © Baines Wilson LLP. All rights are reserved. You are permitted to print extracts from this Website for your own personal and non-commercial use provided that Baines Wilson LLP is identified as the source and Baines Wilson LLP copyright and trade mark notices appear in all copies. Unless otherwise stated, the copyright and other intellectual property rights in all material on this Website (including without limitation photographs and graphical images) are owned by Baines Wilson LLP or its licensors. Any use of extracts from this Website for any purpose other than as set out above is prohibited.

Visitor material and conduct

Other than personally identifiable information, which is covered under our Privacy Policy, any material you transmit or post to this Website will be considered non-confidential and non-proprietary and Baines Wilson LLP shall have a perpetual royalty free licence to use the same. You are prohibited from posting or transmitting to or from this Website any material: that is defamatory, obscene, offensive, abusive, discriminatory, inflammatory, blasphemous, in breach of confidence or which may cause annoyance or inconvenience; for which you have not obtained all necessary licences and/or approvals; which could give rise to criminal or civil liability, or otherwise infringe the rights of any third party, in the UK or any other country in the world; or which is technically harmful (including, without limitation, computer viruses, logic bombs, Trojan horses, worms, harmful components, corrupted data or other malicious software or harmful data). Baines Wilson LLP will fully co-operate with any law enforcement authorities or court order requesting or directing Baines Wilson LLP to disclose the identity or locate anyone posting any material in breach of this legal notice. Baines Wilson LLP expressly reserves the right to revoke the rights granted above for breach of these terms and to take any action it deems appropriate.

Links

You are permitted to link to this Website provided that in doing so it is clear that the visitor is leaving your website or other medium from which the link is made and entering a separate website; the link to this website must open in a full standard browser window and the link must be to the home page of this Website. Baines Wilson LLP reserves the right, at any time, to withdraw your right to link to this Website and you shall ensure that you promptly comply with any request to remove or withdraw such a link. This Website includes links to other Websites. These websites and the content, products and services available through them are not under the control of Baines Wilson LLP and should not be considered to be endorsed or approved by Baines Wilson LLP.

Disclaimer and Liability

Although the information provided on this site relates to legal issues, it does not offer conclusive legal advice and you should not rely upon it as such. The legal information provided is based upon English law and whilst we endeavour to ensure that the information is correct as at the date it is posted, Baines Wilson LLP does not warrant the accuracy and completeness of the material on this Website and the information on this Website may be out of date. TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, BAINES WILSON LLP EXCLUDES ALL LIABILITY (DIRECT OR INDIRECT) FOR ANY KIND OF LOSS OR DAMAGE THAT MAY RESULT TO YOU OR A THIRD PARTY WHETHER ARISING IN TORT (INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION NEGLIGENCE), CONTRACT OR OTHERWISE.

General

If any provision of this legal notice is held by any court or other competent authority to be void or unenforceable in whole or part, the other provisions of this Legal Notice shall continue to be valid. Nothing in this legal notice shall exclude or limit Baines Wilson LLP’s liability for death or personal injury; fraud; or any liability that cannot be excluded or limited at law. This legal notice shall be governed by and construed in accordance with English law and shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts.

Diversity Statement

Baines Wilson LLP is committed to promoting equality and diversity in all of its dealings with clients, third parties and employees.

In July 2017 we undertook diversity monitoring (in accordance with the requirements of the Solicitors Regulation Authority) by inviting all of our staff to take part in an anonymous diversity survey. At the time of the survey we had 30 members of staff, of which 21 responded to the survey. The responses revealed the following: –

Age Breakdown

16-24                           1

25-34                           8

35-44                           4

45-54                           6

55-64                           2

Ethnic Group

The ethnic group of 21 members of staff is British/English/Welsh/Northern Irish/Scottish.

Schooling and University

Staff attending a UK state school                                           16

Staff attending a UK independent/fee paying school             4

Staff attending University                                                       12

Primary Carer

8 members of staff are a primary carer for a child or children under 18.

Professional Indemnity Insurance

In accordance with the disclosure requirements of The Provision of Services Regulations 2009, our professional indemnity insurers are:

QBE Insurance (Europe) Limited (Participating Insurer and Lead Insurer)

Plantation Place

30 Fenchurch Street
London, EC3M 3BD

Liberty Mutual Insurance Europe Limited (Participating Insurer)

3ed Floor, Two Minster Court
Mincing Lane
London, EC3R 7YE

Further details can be obtained from our registered office.

Online Dispute Resolution Service

If you are a client and we have made a contract with you by electronic
means (website, email, etc.) you may be entitled to use an EU online
dispute resolution service to assist with any contractual dispute you may
have with us. This service may be found at https://webgate.ec.europa.eu/odr.

Our email address is law@baineswilson.co.uk

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