About these conditions of use
These types of conditions of use (together with the documents referenced to in it) tells you the conditions of usage on which you may take advantage of our website (“our site”).
Please read these conditions carefully before you start using our site, as these will apply to your use of our site and form a legal agreement between you and us in relation to your access and use of our site. By simply accessing our site you are deemed to have accepted these conditions of usage and you agree to abide with them. If you do not agree to them you must not use our site.
We have attempted to ensure that our site is as accessible as possible. This means that as many people as possible can find the information they want.
The Sage Team plc is a public limited company registered in britain and Wales under company registration number 2231246 with its registered office at North Park, Newcastle on Tyne, NE13 9AA (“Group” or “us” or “we” or “our”).
Please see our Contact Us area for more information.
Becomes the conditions of use and our site
We may change these conditions of use every once in awhile and when we do, we will always update the conditions of use on our site, therefore please try to read them frequently to see any updates or changes. If you use our site after any changes are made, you are deemed to have accepted them. These conditions of use were final updated on 14 November 2013.
We may update our site from time to time, and could change the content at any time. Our site is intended to be useful and informative, however, please note that although we take steps to ensure all information we provide on our site is accurate and up up to now at the time of the last update, we do not promise that it will be correct and complete or free of errors or omissions at any given time, and we are under no obligation to update it.
We will try to ensure our site is always available to you but we have to be realistic and so do not promise or guarantee that our site or any content on it will be constantly available. From time to time, we may restrict entry to some or all parts of our site and we may suspend, withdraw, discharge or change all or part of our site without notice. We will not be prone to you if for any reason our site is inaccessible at any time or for any period.
We also do not guarantee that your use of our site will be uninterrupted or error-free, or our site and server will be free from strike (e. g. viruses). We recommend that you use your own appropriate virus looking at software.
Please note that the content of this site does not constitute an invitation to purchase shares of The Sage Group plc. Our site includes assertions that are forward-looking in nature, which involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors which could cause the actual results, performance or achievements from the Sage Group plc to be materially different from any future results, performance or achievements expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements.
Any information comprised on this site for the price at which shares or other securities in The Sage Group plc have been purchased or sold in the past, or on the yield on such shares or other securities, should not be relied on as a guide to future performance.
Appropriate use of our site
We have been pleased to provide our site to you for use but you must use our site in an acceptable way. We take steps to ensure it is available to allowed users, including disabled users.
It really is impossible to provide an exhaustive set of exactly what constitutes acceptable and unacceptable use of our site. Within general we will not tolerate any use of our site which damages or is likely to damage our reputation, the availability or integrity of our site or which causes us or threatens to cause us to incur any legal, tax or regulatory legal responsibility.
We want to make our site a safe and rewarding experience, so we have set out more detail and some examples on unacceptable use below.
As you might expect, you may only use our site for legitimate purposes. For example, you must not use our site:
In any way that breaches any relevant local, national or international law or regulation;
Within any way that is unlawful or fraudulent, or has any unlawful or fraudulent purpose or effect;
To send any unsolicited or unauthorised advertising or promotional material or any other form of unsolicited communications (spam); or
To transmit any data, send or upload any material that contains any harmful programs, such as viruses, Trojan’s horses, worms or time bombs.
You also acknowledge not to:
Reproduce, replicate, copy or re-sell any part of our site; or
Access without specialist, interfere with, damage or disrupt our site, or any related equipment, community or software.
We also ask that you adhere to any relevant notices, policies and conditions imposed by third parties whose websites, products or services you access through our site.
We may from time to time provide interactive services on our site. If we do provide any interactive service, we will provide clear information to you about the kind of service offered.
We will do our best to identify any possible risks to our users from third parties where they use any interactive service provided on our site, and we will choose in each case whether it is appropriate to utilize moderation of the relevant service (including what kind of moderation to use) in light of those risks. However, we are under no obligation to oversee, monitor or modest any interactive service we provide on our site.
If we decide to moderate or monitor an interactive service, we will normally provide you with a ways to contact the moderator, should you need to do so.
Our interactive services are not intended for use by children. Moms and dads and guardians should not permit their children to utilize our interactive services, as they are only intended for use by businesses.
In case you use our online services, you will also need to understand and abide with our content requirements below.
In case you contribute material to our site, you agree that any material you add will:
Comply with all applicable laws and rules;
Be factually accurate or will represent genuinely kept belief or opinion;
Not really be defamatory, offensive, hateful or inflammatory; and
Not really infringe confidentiality, or any copyright or other intellectual property rights of another person or third celebration.
You also agree and consent that we may use any content that you contribute to our site whenever and wherever we think appropriate, including in any publications or marketing materials.
We will not be responsible, or liable to any third celebration, for the content or accuracy of any content posted by you or any type of other user of our site.
Our suspension and termination rights
We reserve the right to suspend the use of our site generally or block your access to any part of our site and/or suspend or terminate your rights to utilize our site or any part of it if we suspect misuse or any breach of these conditions of use. We reserve the right to report any misuse of our site to any relevant authorities and to our advisors and to take any legal action against you to recover any loss we have suffered due to your activities. We further reserve the right to disclose any evidence we have which relates directly or ultimately to misuse.
Hyperlinks to and from our website
You are permitted to establish links to our site providing you obtain our prior written agreement. Links must only be made to the home page of our site and you are not entitled (nor shall you assist others) to established up links from your own website to our site by deep-linking, mounting or otherwise, without our prior written consent. We reserve the right to withdraw our agreement at any time at our total discretion, and without the need to provide a reason.
Where our site provides links to other websites and resources provided by third parties, these links are offered for your information only. We have no control over, and are certainly not responsible for, the content, use by you or availability of those third party websites, for any product or services you get through those websites or for the treatment of any personal information you provide to any third party.
Typically the products, services and websites of third party providers made available via our site are owned and operated by independent third parties. While we may co-brand these products or services with the own, we do not endorse those products or services or warrant the accuracy or reliability of any information provided to you by such third parties. Particularly, we do not justify or guarantee that you will be satisfied with the products and/or services provided by third parties and you should make at all enquiries you feel are necessary before proceeding with any such transactions.
In the event you access and use other Sage websites or microsites from our site for example The Sage Business Index microsite, separate conditions will apply to your use of such site. Therefore please ensure you read and agree to any such separate conditions before using other Sage sites and microsites.
Perceptive property rights
The look and content of our site, and the material published on it, is protected by copyright and is owned or operated by us and our licensors. All such rights are reserved. We and our licensors retain the exclusive right to authorise or prohibit the primary or indirect, momentary or everlasting reproduction of our site by any means and in any form, in whole or in part, and to make our site available to the public, and to distribute any rettighed protected material in our site (including without limit, any online software or courses). You agree not to backup, adapt, alter or create any derivative work from any material on this site, or to restrict or inhibit the use or exhilaration from our site by anyone else.
We own various trademarks and registered logos (the “marks”). You may well not use these marks, or any third party logos that appear on our site, besides as allowed by prior written licence from us, the licensor or for legal reasons. In particular, but without limitation, you may well not use the signifies as meta-tags nor may you sponsor them in search engines. All information in your legitimate use of the marks will accrue to us. You should notify us immediately if you become aware of any infringement of the marks.
All other intellectual property rights in the site are the property of us or our licensors. We may grant you express permissions relevant to the use of fabric on our site from time to time but except where we do this, nothing in these conditions or on our site confers any license or right to use any material on our site without the prior written approval of us or our licensors.
Registration and Passwords
Organic beef require you to register before we offer any non-chargeable services via our site. When you register, you agree to provide true, accurate, upward to date and complete information as required by the kind of registration form made available to you via our site.
If at any time you choose, or we offer you with a password, a customer identification code or any type of other piece of information included in our security procedures, you must treat such information as confidential. You must not disclose it to a third party.
We have the right to disable any user identification code or password, whether chosen by you or allocated by us, at any time, if in our reasonable view you have failed to comply with any provisions of these conditions of use.
Once you know or suspect that anyone besides you knows your identification code or security password, you must promptly inform us via our Get in touch with Us page.
Privacy and your personal information
Exactly what happens if things don’t go as planned?
We will always try to ensure our site and the material on it satisfies the standards we have promised and that you can use our site as intended in relation to your business. However, due to the character of our site and the a comprehensive portfolio of information we provide, sometimes things may go wrong. If we are in fault, we will always make an effort to resolve any problems we now have caused, but sadly we will not compensate you for any loss or damage you might suffer (of any nature and however caused) in connection with:
Our site; or
Your current use, inability to use, or consequence of your use of our site, any websites linked to our site and any materials posted on our site; or
The use of (or any inability to use) any interactive service on our site, whether the service is moderated or not.
We assume no obligation for the content of websites linked to our site. Such links should not be interpreted as endorsed by us. We will not be liable for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of such websites.
To the extent allowed by law, we leave out all conditions, warranties, representations or other conditions which can apply to our site or any type of content on it, whether express or implied.
We will not be liable for any reduction or damage caused by a virus, distributed denial-of-service attack, or other technologically harmful material which could invade 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 in any website linked to it.
Of course, this does not affect our liability for death or personal injury arising from our negligence or our liability for fraud (including fraudulent misrepresentation) in the unlikely event that this should happen. Or any other liability which we are prohibited to restrict or exclude at regulation.
If the court or other competent authority guidelines that some of these conditions are void or unenforceable in whole or partly, the other conditions and the rest of the void or unenforceable term will still be valid.
If you are a consumer, your rights are not afflicted by these terms.
In case we fail to exercise, or delay in doing exercises a right or solution provided by these conditions of usage or by regulation that does not imply we give up those or any type of other rights or remedies. We reserve the right to exercise those rights or remedies in the future.
These conditions and the use of this site as well as content shall be governed by and construed in all respects in accordance with English law. We and you agree that the English courts shall have non-exclusive jurisdiction to negotiate any claims or process associated with these conditions or their subject matter.
In case you need to get in touch?
If you would like to contact us about our site or any substance on it, please visit our Contact Us page.
Thank you for visiting our site.