Terms of Use

1.    Definitions
1.1    This website (www.stationers.org) is owned and operated by The Worshipful Company of Stationers' and Newspaper Makers' based at Stationers' Hall, Ave Maria Lane, London EC4M 7DD.
1.2    The terms “The Stationers’”, “we”, “us”, “our” and “ours” when used in these Terms of Use mean The Worshipful Company of Stationers' and Newspaper Makers' which includes subsidiaries, divisions, branches, affiliates or companies under common ownership or control of The Stationers’.
1.3    The terms “you”, “your” and “yours” when used in these Terms of Use mean any user of this website.

2.    Agreement
2.1    Access to and use of this website and the information, materials, products and services available through this website are subject to all applicable laws and regulations and to these Terms of Use.
2.2    By accessing this website, you agree to these Terms of Use which form a legally binding agreement. If you do not agree, please exit this website.
2.3    These Terms of Use may be changed by us from time to time without specific notice to you. The latest Terms of Use will be posted on the website, and you should always review these Terms of Use prior to using the website to ensure that you have a current understanding of the Terms of Use under which you are permitted to access this website. If you cannot access the Terms of Use via the Internet, we can provide a copy of the most recent Terms of Use by e-mail upon request.
2.4    Access to this web site (or portions thereof) and the use of information, materials, products or services provided through this web site (or portions thereof), is not intended, and is prohibited, where such access or use violates applicable laws or regulations.

3.    Minors
3.1    This website is a business and commercial site. As such, it is not intended for children or minors.

4.    Product & services information
4.1    All references on this website to information, materials, products and services apply to information, materials, products and services available in the UK only, unless otherwise stated. Nothing in this website constitutes an offer to buy or sell our products or services in any jurisdiction. This website is for information purposes only.

5.    Events and hiring
5.1    All bookings of events and hiring of rooms will be in accordance with our normal booking terms.

5.2    At Stationers' Company events a photographer and/or videographer may be present. The Stationers' Company reserves the right to use any photos/film taken for general publicity purposes. 

6.    Ownership
6.1    Unless otherwise indicated, the contents of this website, including the website design and all other materials on this website, are the property of The Stationers’ or are included with the permission of the rights owner and are protected pursuant to copyright and trademark laws.
6.2    You are permitted to copy, download, reproduce and/or electronically save part or parts of the contents of this website solely for personal use.  Any other use of the contents of this website is strictly prohibited.

7.    Trademarks
7.1    The Stationers’ and its logo are our trademarks and designs
7.2    All other trademarks on this website are trademarks of their respective proprietors.
7.3    You agree not to display or use our trademarks or those of other owners without the prior written permission of the respective owner.

8.    Hyperlink disclaimer
8.1    This website may contain links and/or advertisements to other websites maintained by us in addition to links to websites maintained by unrelated companies and persons (“third party website”).  We are not responsible for nor do we endorse or approve the contents of any third party website referred to in or accessed through this website, including but not limited to their privacy policies, terms or conditions or contents.

9.    Links from other websites
9.1    Any link to this website without our written permission is prohibited. Notwithstanding authorisation to link to this website, linking to any page other than the home page is prohibited. Persons providing access to this website via link from another website are solely responsible for the content, accuracy, opinions expressed, privacy policies, products or services of, or available through, the source website and for any representations made or impressions created concerning The Stationers’.
9.2    Authorisation by us to link to this website is given without assumption of any liability by us relating to such links, and we hereby disclaim any such liability. We reserve the right to withdraw any authorisation to link to this website at any time and for any reason.
9.3    Anyone providing access to, or information relating to this website, whether by link or otherwise, is responsible for bringing these Terms of Use to the attention of the person receiving such access or information. Failure to do so will not result in liability for us.

10.    Privacy policy and consent
10.1    We are committed to protecting your privacy and by agreeing to these Terms of Use you acknowledge that you have read and understood the terms of our Privacy Policy and that you agree with it.

11.    No warranties
11.1    This website is provided on an “as is,” “as available” basis, without warranties of any kind. To the fullest extent possible pursuant to applicable law, The Stationers’, its affiliates, service providers and licensors disclaim all warranties, express, implied, statutory or otherwise. Without limiting the foregoing, The Stationers’, its affiliates, service providers and licensors do not represent or warrant to you or your company and the stationers’, its affiliates, service providers and licensors hereby disclaim all conditions, warranties and other terms relating to:
11.1.1    merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, title and non-infringement;
11.1.2    delays, interruptions, errors, or omissions in the operation of this website or any part of it;
11.1.3    the transmission or delivery of this website or its availability at any particular time or location;
11.1.4    the use, validity, accuracy, currency or reliability of, or the results of the use of this website or any information published on this website; and
11.1.5    to websites to which this website is linked.  
11.2    It is your responsibility to evaluate (or take professional advice on) the accuracy and completeness of all information, statements, opinions and other material on this website or any website with which it is linked.
11.3    Some jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion or disclaimer of certain warranties. Accordingly some of the above disclaimers may not apply to you. We do not seek to exclude or limit liability for fraudulent misrepresentation. Your statutory rights as a consumer, if any, are not affected hereby.

12.    Exclusion of liability
12.1    To the fullest extent permitted by applicable laws we, on behalf of our employees, agents, suppliers, and contractors exclude liability for any losses and expenses of whatever nature and howsoever arising including, without limitation, any direct, indirect, special, punitive, or consequential damages, loss of use, loss of data, loss caused by a virus, loss of income or profit, loss of or damage to property, claims of third parties, or other losses of any kind or character, even if we have been advised of the possibility of such damages or losses, arising out of or in connection with the use of this website or any website with which it is linked. You assume total responsibility for establishing such procedures for data back up and virus checking as you consider necessary.
12.2    This is a comprehensive limitation of liability that applies to all losses and damages of any kind whatsoever, whether the alleged liability is based on contract, negligence, tort, strict liability or any other basis. Some jurisdictions do not allow the limitations of liability set forth above, so these limitations of liability may not apply to you. If any part of this limitation of liability is found to be invalid or unenforceable for any reason, then the aggregate liability of The Stationers’, its affiliates, service providers and licensors under such circumstances for liabilities that otherwise would have been limited, shall not exceed £500. We do not seek to exclude or limit liability for fraudulent misrepresentation.

13.    Indemnity and release
13.1    You agree to indemnify, release and hold us harmless as well as our officers, directors, agents, representatives and employees from any claim, liability, loss, expense or demand, including legal fees, related to your violation of these Terms of Use or your access or use of this website or any of the information, materials, products or services available through this website.

14.    Modification and discontinuation
14.1    We reserve the right at any time and from time to time to modify, edit, delete, suspend or discontinue, temporarily or permanently this website (or any portion thereof) and/or the information, materials, products and/or services available through this website (or any part thereof) with or without notice. You agree that we shall not be liable to you or to any third party for any such modification, editing, deletion, suspension or discontinuance of this website.

15.    Entire understanding
15.1    These Terms of Use contain the entire understanding between you and us with respect to this website and no representation, statement, inducement oral or written, not contained herein shall bind any party to this agreement. Our failure to enforce any provision of these Terms of Use shall not be deemed a waiver of such provision nor of the right to enforce such provision.
15.2    If any provision of these Terms of Use is held by a court of competent jurisdiction to be contrary to law, such provision shall be changed and interpreted so as to best accomplish the objectives of the original provision to the fullest extent allowed by law, and the remaining provisions of these Terms of Use shall remain in full force and effect.

16.    Waiver
16.1    The Stationers’ failure at any time to require performance of any provision of these Terms of Use or to exercise any right provided for herein shall not be deemed a waiver of such provision or such right. All waivers must be in writing. Unless the written waiver contains an express statement to the contrary, no waiver by The Stationers’ of any breach of any provision of these Terms of Use or of any right provided for herein shall be construed as a waiver of any continuing or succeeding breach of such provision, a waiver of the provision itself, or a waiver of any right under these Terms of Use.

17.    Governing law & jurisdiction
17.1    Your use of this website will be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of England and Wales and any dispute will be referred to the English courts.

18.    Contacting us
18.1    If you have any questions regarding these Terms of Use or any other matter, you may contact us by writing to The Worshipful Company of Stationers and Newspaper Makers, Stationers’ Hall, Ave Maria Lane, London EC4M 7DD or by e-mailing us at events@stationers.org.

The Worshipful Company
of Stationers
and Newspaper Makers

Stationers' Hall
Ave Maria Lane
London EC4M 7DD

Telephone: 020 7248 2934
Fax: 020 7489 1975