TERMS OF USE 

THE LATTE LOUNGE

These Terms of Use were last updated on 18 October 2017.

These Terms of Use (together with the documents referred to in them) tell you the terms on which you may make use of our website at www.thelattelounge.co (“website”). Please read these Terms of Use carefully before you start to use the website. We recommend that you print a copy for future reference. By using the website, you indicate that you accept these Terms of Use and that you agree to abide by them. If you do not agree to these Terms of Use, we do not give you permission to use the website and must cease to do so.

Your attention is in particular drawn to our terms governing limitation of liability at paragraph 7.

  1. INFORMATION ABOUT US

1.1    The website is owned and operated by Katie Taylor. You can contact us at Katie Taylor, Suite 3, Caspian House, The Waterfront, Elstree Road, Elstree, WD6 3BS.

  1. OTHER APPLICABLE POLICIES

2.1    These Terms of Use refer to the following additional policies, which also apply to your use of the website:

2.1.1  Our Privacy Policy, which sets out the terms on which we process any personal data we collect from you, or that you provide to us.

2.1.2   Our Cookie Policy, which sets out the terms on which we use cookies on the website.

  1. ACCESSING AND USING THE WEBSITE

3.1    Access to the website is made available to you free of charge, although charges will be incurred for certain goods and services available from third parties as part of promotional offers we display on our website. We will always make it clear to you when charges apply.

3.2   Access to the website is not intended for those under the age of 16. If you are under the age of 16, please do not register with or provide any personal information to the website. If you have already done so, please contact us. By accessing and using the website, you confirm that you are aged 16 or over.

3.3    The website is intended for use only by those who can access it from the UK. You are only permitted to access and use our website outside the UK if it is legal to do so in your location. If you choose to access the website from locations outside of the UK, you are responsible for compliance with local laws where they are applicable.

3.4    We do not warrant that the website will always be available or be uninterrupted and we reserve the right to suspend, discontinue, withdraw or amend the website or any content on it without notice to you. From time to time, we may restrict access to some parts of the website, or the entire website, to some or all users and, if the need arises, we may close the website indefinitely.  We shall not be liable to you if for any reason the website is unavailable at any time or for any period.

3.5    You are responsible for making all arrangements necessary for you to have access to the website. You are also responsible for ensuring that all persons who access the website through your internet connection are aware of these terms, and that they comply with them.

  1. ACCEPTABLE USE

4.1    We permit you to use the website only for personal, non-commercial purposes. Use of the website in any other way, including in contravention of any restriction on use set out in these Terms of Use, is not permitted.

4.2    As a condition of your use of the website, you agree not to use the website:

4.2.1 in any way that breaches any applicable local, national or international law or regulation;

4.2.2 in any way that is unlawful or fraudulent, or has any unlawful or fraudulent purpose or effect;

4.2.3 for the purpose of harming or attempting to harm minors in any way;

4.2.4 to distribute viruses or malware or other similar harmful software code or to insert malicious code, including viruses, or harmful data, into the website or any operating system;

4.2.5 to send, knowingly receive, upload, download, use or re-use any material which: (i) is offensive, defamatory, obscene, offensive, hateful, inflammatory, sexually explicit, violent or discriminatory on the basis of race, sex, religion, nationality, disability, sexual orientation or age; (ii) infringes any copyright, database right or trade mark of any other person; (iii) is in breach of any legal duty owed to a third party such as a duty of confidence; (iv) promotes an illegal activity; (v) invades another’s privacy; or (vi) could be used to impersonate any person or misrepresent your identity or affiliation with any person or body;

4.2.6 for purposes of promoting unsolicited advertising or sending spam; or

4.2.7 to infringe our intellectual property rights or the intellectual property rights of others.

4.3    You must not access the website using automated software agents and systems designed to access and process information held by the website many times faster than a human being (such as such as web crawlers, internet bots, offline readers and load testers), whether for commercial or any other purposes and whether with malicious intent or otherwise. Such agents and systems may have an adverse impact on the performance and availability of the website and are therefore strictly prohibited.

  1. BLOCKING ACCESS TO OUR WEBSITE

5.1   We may block your access to our website, for example by blocking your IP address, at any time without notice or liability to you if:

5.1.1 you breach (or we have reason to believe you have breached) the spirit or the letter of these Terms of Use; or

5.1.2 we are required, or have reason to believe that we are required, to do so by any law or regulation.

5.2    Blocking your access to our website for whatever reason shall not affect the accrued rights of the parties arising in any way out of these Terms of Use as at the date of termination and in particular but without limitation the right to recover damages from the other.

5.3    If we block your access for any reason, you shall not seek to access the website (for example through an alternative IP address) or otherwise access or use the website without our written consent.

  1. DISCLAIMERS

6.1    The content on the website is provided for general information only. It is not intended to amount to advice on which you should rely and it should not be construed as such. Whilst it may contain information about medical treatments and conditions, it is not intended as a replacement for seeking medical advice from a doctor or professional healthcare provider. The information provided is generic and therefore should not be relied upon for your specific circumstances.

6.2     You must obtain professional or specialist advice (medical or otherwise) before taking, or refraining from, any action on the basis of the information on the website. In particular, if you are unwell or think you may be suffering from a medical condition you should seek immediate medical advice. You should not rely on information on this website to delay seeking medical advice, disregard medical advice, or stop medical treatment.

6.3      Articles that are displayed on the website do not represent our views, but instead represent the views of the relevant contributor. We make no representations as to the qualifications, knowledge or experience of the contributors.

6.4      Although we make reasonable efforts to update the information on the website, we make no representations, warranties or guarantees, whether express or implied, that the content on the website is accurate, complete, up-to-date or that it will be constantly available or available at all.

  1. LIMITATION OF OUR LIABILITY TO YOU

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

7.2    Subject to paragraph 7.1, we hereby expressly exclude to the extent permitted by law:

7.2.1  All conditions, warranties and other terms which might otherwise be implied by statute, common law or the law of equity.

7.2.2  Any liability for any direct, indirect or consequential loss or damage incurred by any user arising under or in connection with the use of, or inability to use, our site or the use of, or reliance on, any content displayed on our site, including, without limitation any liability for:

7.2.2.1 Your reliance on information provided on our website without seeking independent medical advice from a doctor or healthcare professional;

7.2.2.2  Loss of income or revenue;

7.2.2.3  Loss of business;

7.2.2.4  Loss of profits or contracts;

7.2.2.5  Loss of anticipated savings;

7.2.2.6  Loss of data;

7.2.2.7  Loss of goodwill;

7.2.2.8 Wasted management or office time; and

7.2.2.9 For any other loss or damage of any kind, however arising and whether caused by tort (including negligence), breach of contract or otherwise, even if foreseeable, provided that this condition shall not prevent claims for loss of or damage to your tangible property or any other claims for direct financial loss that are not excluded by any of the categories set out above.

7.3     The website includes a variety of offers and promotions for third parties’ goods and services. We do not endorse or approve any third party or any offer or promotion listed on our website. We have no control over any third party’s terms and conditions, the content of their website or their treatment of your personal information. It is your responsibility to review the third party’s terms of sale and privacy policy and to satisfy yourself as to the third party’s reputation and assessing the suitability of any advice or information they offer. The relevant third party is solely responsible for fulfilling all commitments and obligations to you in relation to the goods and/or services you obtain through their website and we expressly exclude all liability in this respect (subject to clause 7.1).

7.4    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.

  1. COMMENTS, COMPLAINTS, NOTICE AND TAKE DOWN POLICY

8.1   If you would like to contact us with any queries, comments, problems or complaints regarding the website, or in connection with these Terms of Use, please contact us at the email or address listed in paragraph 1. We will always endeavour to resolve any complaint you may have.

8.2   If your complaint relates to specific content, please precisely identify the content about which you are notifying us, including the page of the website on which it is posted. You should also provide us with full details of your complaint together with evidence. If you are alleging copyright infringement you must provide evidence that you own the copyright. If you are alleging that advice is misleading or false you must provide evidence to support this.

8.3   We will then review the material and decide whether it complies with these Terms of Use. We will deal appropriately with any content which, in our opinion, violates these Terms of Use. We will endeavour to inform you of the outcome of our review within a reasonable time of receiving your complaint.

  1. INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

9.1    You acknowledge and agree that we and/or our licensors own all intellectual property rights in the website and any related documentation. Except as expressly set out herein, nothing in these Terms of Use grant to you any rights to, or in, patents, copyright, database rights, trade secrets, trade names, trade marks and design rights (in each case whether registered or unregistered), or any other rights (including intellectual property rights) or licences in respect of the website or any related documentation.

9.2   The website and all content displayed on it are protected by copyright laws and treaties around the world. All such rights are reserved.

9.3  Please check whether material on the website is protected by copyright before making copies. 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.

9.4  You must not use any part of the materials on the website for commercial purposes without obtaining a licence to do so from us or the relevant licensors.

9.5   If you print off, copy or download any part of the website in breach of these Terms of Use, your right to use the website will cease immediately and you must, at our option, return or destroy any copies of the materials you have made.

  1. INFORMATION ABOUT YOU AND YOUR VISITS TO THE WEBSITE

We will process your personal data in compliance with the Data Protection Act 1998 and all applicable legislation and in accordance with our Privacy Policy and our Cookie Policy. By using the website, you consent to such processing. Please take the time to read the Privacy Policy and Cookie Policy as they include important terms which apply to you.

  1. VIRUSES, HACKING AND OTHER OFFENCES

11.1   You must not misuse the website by knowingly introducing viruses, Trojan horses, worms, time-bombs, keystroke loggers, spyware, adware or any other malicious or technologically harmful programs or similar computer code designed to adversely affect the operation of any computer software or hardware. You must not attempt to gain unauthorised access to the website, the server on which the website is stored or any server, computer or database connected to the website. You must not attack the website via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of service attack.

11.2  By breaching paragraph 12.1, you would commit a criminal offence under the Computer Misuse Act 1990. We will report any such breach to the relevant law enforcement authorities and we will co-operate with those authorities by disclosing your identity to them. In the event of such a breach, your right to use the website will cease immediately.

  1. LINKING TO THE WEBSITE

12.1 You may link to the home page of 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 such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on our part where none exists.

12.2 The website must not be framed on any other site, nor may you create a link to any part of the website other than the home page. We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice. The website from which you are linking must comply in all respects with the content standards set out in the acceptable use terms at paragraph 4.

12.3  If you wish to make any use of material on the website other than that set out above, please address your request to the contact details outlined in paragraph 1.

  1. LAW AND JURISDICTION

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

13.2   The courts of England and Wales have non-exclusive jurisdiction to settle any dispute or claim (including non-contractual disputes or claims) arising out of or in connection with these Terms of Use or their subject matter. However, if you are a resident of Northern Ireland you may also bring proceedings in Northern Ireland, and if you are resident of Scotland, you may also bring proceedings in Scotland.

  1. CHANGES TO THESE TERMS

14.1  We may revise these Terms of Use at any time by amending this page. When we do so, we will also update the “last updated” date at the top of these Terms of Use. You are expected to check this page every time you wish to use our site to take notice of any changes we have made, 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 the website.

14.2  We may update and change the website from time to time but will try to give you reasonable notice of any major changes.

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