Terms and conditions


1. Introduction

1.1 These terms and conditions shall govern your use of our website.

1.2 By using our website, you accept these terms and conditions in full; accordingly, if you disagree with these terms and conditions or any part of these terms and conditions, you must not use our website.

1.3 Our website uses cookies; by using our website or agreeing to these terms and conditions, you consent to our use of cookies in accordance with the terms of our privacy and cookies policy.

2. Copyright notice 2.1 Copyright 2020 Legal LifeLines Limited (11598915), operating under the umbrella of Reeds Solicitors (company number OC416293 & SRA no. No.637962).

2.2 Subject to the express provisions of these terms and conditions:

(a) we, together with our licensors, own and control all the copyright and other intellectual property rights in our website and the material on our website; and

(b) all the copyright and other intellectual property rights in our website and the material on our website are reserved.

3. Licence to use website

3.1 You may:

(a) view pages from our website in a web browser;

(b) download pages from our website for caching in a web browser;

(c) print pages from our website;

(d) stream audio and video files from our website; and

(e) use Legal Lifelines Limited, trading under the umbrella of Reeds Solicitors website service by means of a web browser, subject to the other provisions of these terms and conditions.

3.2 Unless you own or control the relevant rights in the material, you must not:

(a) republish material from our website (including republication on another website);

(b) sell, rent or sub-license material from our website;

(c) show any material from our website in public;

(d) exploit material from our website for a commercial purpose; or

(e) redistribute material from our website.

3.3 We reserve the right to restrict access to areas of our website, or indeed our whole website, at our discretion; you must not circumvent or bypass, or attempt to circumvent or bypass, any access restriction measures on our web server.

4. Acceptable use

4.1 You must not:

(a) use our website in any way or take any action that causes, or may cause, damage to the website or impairment of the performance, availability or accessibility of the website;

(b) use our website in any way that is unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful, or in connection with any unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful purpose or activity;

(c) use our website to copy, store, host, transmit, send, use, publish or distribute any material which consists of (or is linked to) any spyware, computer virus, Trojan horse, worm, keystroke logger, rootkit or other malicious computer software;

(d) conduct any systematic or automated data collection activities (including without limitation scraping, data mining, data extraction and data harvesting) on or in relation to our website without our express written consent;

(e) access or otherwise interact with our website using any robot, spider or other automated means, except for the purpose of search engine indexing;

(f) use data collected from our website for any direct marketing activity (including without limitation email marketing, SMS marketing, telemarketing and direct mailing).

4.2 You must not use data collected from our website to contact individuals, companies or other persons or entities.

4.3 You must ensure that all the information you supply to us through our website, or in relation to our website, is [true, accurate, current, complete and non-misleading].

5. User login details 5.1 If you register for a case tracker account with our website, we will provide you with a user ID and password.

5.2 You must keep your password confidential.

5.3 You must notify us in writing immediately if you become aware of any disclosure of your password.

5.4 You are responsible for any activity on our website arising out of any failure to keep your password confidential, and may be held liable for any losses arising out of such a failure.

6. Cancellation and suspension of account

6.1 We may:

(a) [suspend your account];

(b) [cancel your account]; and/or

(c) [edit your account details], at any time in our sole discretion without notice or explanation.

6.2 You may cancel your account on our website by emailing your solicitor directly.

7. Legal information

7.1 This website contains general information about the law and Legal Lifelines Limited. This information is not advice and should not be treated as such. The information on the website is subject to our Legal Disclaimer

7.2 The views expressed by individuals and/or guests on webinars are not necessarily the views of Legal LifeLines Limited, or their partner organisations.

7.3 Webinars are for information purposes only and current at the time of the webinar. For detailed and accurate advice, you should instruct Legal LifeLines Limited, or seek your own, independent advice.

8. Indemnity

8.1 You hereby indemnify us, and undertake to keep us indemnified, against any and all losses, damages, costs, liabilities and expenses (including without limitation legal expenses and any amounts paid by us to a third party in settlement of a claim or dispute) incurred or suffered by us and arising directly or indirectly out of [your use of our website or any breach by you of any provision of these terms and conditions].

9. Breaches of these terms and conditions

9.1 Without prejudice to our other rights under these terms and conditions, if you breach these terms and conditions in any way, or if we reasonably suspect that you have breached these terms and conditions in any way, we may:

(a) send you one or more formal warnings;

(b) temporarily suspend your access to our website;

(c) permanently prohibit you from accessing our website;

(d) [block computers using your IP address from accessing our website];

(e) [contact any or all of your internet service providers and request that they block your access to our website];

(f) commence legal action against you, whether for breach of contract or otherwise; and/or

(g) [suspend or delete your account on our website].

10. Third party websites

10.1 Our website includes hyperlinks to other websites owned and operated by third parties; such hyperlinks are not recommendations.

10.2 We have no control over third party websites and their contents, and subject to Section 14.1 we accept no responsibility for them or for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them.

11. Variation

11.1 We may revise these terms and conditions from time to time.

11.2 The revised terms and conditions shall apply to the use of our website from the date of publication of the revised terms and conditions on the website, and you hereby waive any right you may otherwise have to be notified of, or to consent to, revisions of these terms and conditions.

12. Assignment

12.1 You hereby agree that we may assign, transfer, sub-contract or otherwise deal with our rights and/or obligations under these terms and conditions.

12.2 You may not without our prior written consent assign, transfer, sub-contract or otherwise deal with any of your rights and/or obligations under these terms and conditions.

13. Severability

13.1 If a provision of these terms and conditions is determined by any court or other competent authority to be unlawful and/or unenforceable, the other provisions will continue in effect.

13.2 If any unlawful and/or unenforceable provision of these terms and conditions would be lawful or enforceable if part of it were deleted, that part will be deemed to be deleted, and the rest of the provision will continue in effect.

14. Entire agreement

14.1 These terms and conditions, together with our privacy policy, legal disclaimer and cookies policy, shall constitute the entire agreement between you and us in relation to your use of our website and shall supersede all previous agreements between you and us in relation to your use of our website.

15. Law and jurisdiction

15.1 These terms and conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with English law.

15.2 Any disputes relating to these terms and conditions shall be subject to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and wales.

16. Statutory and regulatory disclosures

16.1 We are registered by Companies House; you can find the online version of the register at https://beta.companieshouse.gov.uk/company Our registration number is 11598915.

16.2 Legal Lifelines Limited, trading under the umbrella of Reeds Solicitors, are subject to authorisation, which is supervised by the Solicitors Regulation Authority and Reeds Solicitors SRA No. is 637962.

16.3 We subscribe to the SRA code of conduct, which can be consulted electronically at https://www.sra.org.uk/solicitors/handbook/code/content page.

16.4 Our VAT number is 318916972.

17. Our details 

17.1 This website is owned and operated by Legal Lifelines Limited, trading under the umbrella of Reeds Solicitors.

17.2 We are registered in England and Wales under registration number 11598915, and our registered office is at 3 Elizabeth Road, London, E6 1BW.

17.3 Our principal place of business is at 3rd Floor, 20 Farringdon Street, London, EC4A 4EN.

17.4 You can contact us:

(a) by post, using the postal address given above;

(b) using the contact details on our website.