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Important Information – These Terms of Use set out the terms and conditions upon which any person may view pages of this website.

Definition

The Site: 

The Website and corresponding pages accessible at the domain name www.fdmgroup.com

The Content: 

The content of pages at the Site.

FDM: 

FDM Group Ltd (“FDM”)

Registered in England

Registered Office: “Lanchester House, Trafalgar Place, Brighton, East Sussex BN1 4FU”

Company Registration Number: 2542980

The term “FDM” also includes wholly owned subsidiaries of FDM Group Ltd.

User: 

Any person viewing or using the Site or Content and “you” and ” your” shall refer to the User.

Agreement

This Website Terms of Use Agreement (“Agreement”) governs your access to, and use of, the FDM Website. The Site is the property of FDM and this Agreement is between FDM and any party viewing or otherwise making use of the Site or the Content. By accessing and/or using the Site, you acknowledge, and agree to be bound by the terms and conditions herein in their entirety without limitation or qualification, as well as all applicable laws and regulations relevant to the use of a website.

License and Limitations of Use.

Intellectual Property

All Content, including but not limited to all text, graphics, logos, icons, images, data, graphs, audio, videos, computer programs and other material and information contained on, or utilized in the provision of, the Site is the property of FDM or its content suppliers and is protected by copyrights, trademarks, trade secrets, or other proprietary rights, and such rights are valid and protected in all forms, media, and technologies existing now or hereinafter developed.

License

FDM hereby grants you a limited, non-exclusive, non-transferable personal license to use the Site and the Content for, information purposes only. You may print and/or download and store the Content for non-commercial, personal or internal business use (as applicable) only, provided that you retain all copyright and other proprietary notices contained on the Content and comply with these terms of use.

Limitations

Except as expressly authorized herein or otherwise authorized by FDM in writing, you may not use, copy, distribute, modify or create derivative works from, disclose, display, transmit, or post the Content for any purpose, or in any way exploit any of the Content, in whole or in part. You may not use any META tags or any other “hidden text” using FDM’s name or trademarks on your website or otherwise, without the express written consent of FDM. All rights not expressly granted herein are reserved to FDM and/or its licensors. You acknowledge that your unauthorized use of the Site or the Contents may cause us loss and damage for which an award in damages may not adequately compensate us and that we are, in those circumstances, entitled to apply for suitable equitable relief. This license may be terminated by FDM at any time upon notification to you, and the license is automatically terminated upon any breach by you of these Terms of Use.

CONSENT TO USE COOKIES

THE PRIVACY AND ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATIONS (EC DIRECTIVE) REGULATIONS 2003, AS AMENDED (THE COOKIES REGULATIONS) COVER THE USE OF COOKIES AND SIMILAR TECHNOLOGIES FOR STORING INFORMATION, AND ACCESSING INFORMATION STORED, ON A USER’S EQUIPMENT SUCH AS THEIR COMPUTER OR MOBILE. FDM’S WEBSITE USES ANONYMOUS COOKIES TO ALLOW FDM TO DISTINGUISH BETWEEN USERS OF THE WEBSITE. THE COOKIES ARE ANALYTICAL IN NATURE AND ALLOW FDM TO RECOGNISE DISTINCT USERS TO IMPROVE THE WAY THE WEBSITE WORKS AND HOW TO TRACK INFORMATION. NO PERSONAL INFORMATION, ALLOWING US TO IDENTIFY THE USER, IS STORED IN COOKIES. BY USING THE WEBSITE, YOU CONSENT TO ALLOW FDM TO USE COOKIES FOR SUCH PURPOSES. FDM DOES NOT USE COOKIES TO PASS ON ANY INFORMATION TO THIRD PARTIES, BUT STRICTLY USES THEM FOR FDM’S OWN INTERNAL PURPOSES.

Disclaimer

You acknowledge and agree that Content provided on this site is for information purposes only and FDM accepts no liability if you take any action in reliance upon it. The Content may contain errors, omissions, inaccuracies, or outdated information and accuracy of the information is not warranted by FDM. Further that FDM has no obligation to respond to any communication generated from this site or by you as a result of your use of the Site, and FDM has no duty towards you in connection with your use of the Site or Content. FDM accepts no liability should any hyperlink from the Site to any other Site malfunction or if your use of the Site or any hyperlink results in damage caused by any computer virus or unauthorized access by any third party, and FDM gives no warranty in connection with the safety of and content contained in the content of any third party website referred to or connected by hyperlink to the Site. You expressly agree that use of the Site and any other linked site is at your sole risk.

Privacy

FDM agrees to treat private information disclosed by you through your use of the Site in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998. By accessing the Site you consent to use by FDM of your private information for the purpose of processing any application made by you for any service offered by FDM, and for the purpose of compiling statistical information. Information processed by us pursuant to this consent will not be disclosed to any third party (other than employees or persons engaged by FDM) although statistical information may be disclosed to third parties without revealing any information capable of resulting in disclosure of your identity or personal information, save as required by law or order of a competent Court.

Amendment

FDM reserves the right to amend any of the terms of this Agreement or Content at any time by posting such amendment on the Site. The version of this Agreement available on the Site at the time you visit the Site or use the Content shall apply to such use.

Jurisdiction

Any dispute in relation to the Site or Content or any matter arising out of your use of the Site or Content shall be governed solely by English Law and the jurisdiction of the Courts of England and Wales.