Terms and Conditions

February 2017

The following sets out the Terms and Conditions of use of the Compass Group, UK & Ireland Limited Website (“this Website”).

General

This Website is owned and operated by Compass Group, UK & Ireland Limited, incorporated in England and Wales with company number 02272248 and whose registered office is at Parklands Court, 24 Parklands, Birmingham Great Park, Rubery, Birmingham, West Midlands, B45 9PZ, United Kingdom, in this document, our Cookie Policy, and Privacy Policy referred to as “we”, “us”, “our” and “Compass”.

Use and Availability

You should review the Terms and Conditions before proceeding, as well as each time you use this Website. Your use of this Website indicates your agreement to be bound by the Terms and Conditions.

The Terms and Conditions may be amended by us at any time by updating them on this Website. By continuing to use and access this Website you agree to be bound by the amended Terms and Conditions.

Compass reserves the right to add, modify or delete information on this Website at any time. 

We do not guarantee that this Website, or any content on it, will always be available or will be uninterrupted. We may suspend, withdraw or restrict the availability of all or any part of this Website for business, operational or any other reason.

This Website is designed purely to provide information on Compass and does not constitute an offer to buy or sell securities in the company, its subsidiaries or holding companies, nor does it constitute investment advice.

The value of shares (and income from them) can go down as well as up, and you may not get back the full amount you originally invested. If you need advice, please consult with a professional financial advisor.

In addition to these Terms and Conditions there are other terms that apply to your use of this Website:

Ownership of rights

All rights, including copyright and moral rights in this Website are owned by or licensed to Compass. Our status (and that of any identified contributors) as the authors of content on this Website must always be acknowledged.

 

Any use of this Website or its contents, including the printing, copying or downloading of it or them in whole or part, other than for your own personal, non-commercial use is prohibited without the prior express written permission of Compass.

 

If you print off, copy or download any part of this Website in breach of these Terms and Conditions, your right to use this Website will cease immediately and you must, at our option, return or destroy any copies of the materials you have made. You may not modify, distribute or re-post something on this Website for any purpose.

 

The Compass Group logo is a registered trademark. Certain other names, words, titles, phrases, logos, icons, graphics or designs on the pages of this Website may constitute trade names, registered trademarks or unregistered trademarks owned by Compass or by our subsidiaries, holding companies or external partners. The display of any of the above trade names or trademarks on pages of this Website does not imply that any licence has been granted to any third party in respect of the same.

Data Protection

Any personal information that you provide when using this Website will be used in accordance with our Privacy Policy.

Limitation of Liability

The information contained on this Website is not comprehensive and whilst we take all reasonable care to ensure that the information on this Website is accurate and complete, no representation or warranty, expressed or implied, is made as to its accuracy or completeness. We do not accept any liability for any inaccuracies or omissions (other than for fraudulent misrepresentation) in this Website.

The content on this Website is provided for general information only. It is not intended to amount to advice on which you should rely. You must obtain specialist or professional advice before taking, or refraining from, any action on the basis of the content on this Website.  

In no event will Compass, nor any of its subsidiaries or officers, or any other person, be liable for any loss howsoever caused arising directly or indirectly from the use or inability to use this Website or the information thereon even if Compass has been advised of such damages any such liability is hereby excluded.

Any financial reports contained on this Website are only current as of the respective date contained in the particular report. Compass makes no commitment and disclaims any duty to update or correct or to provide notice as to any error or omission in any report or other information contained on this Website.

Viruses and Defects

We make every effort to ensure that this Website is free from viruses or defects. However, we cannot guarantee that your use of this Website or any websites accessible through it will not cause damage to your computer equipment, programs, data or proprietary material.

It is your responsibility to ensure that you have the right equipment available to use this Website and to identify anything that may cause damage. Compass shall not be liable to any person for any loss or damage which may arise to computer equipment, computer programs, data or other proprietary material as a result of using this Website.

You must not knowingly or negligently introduce viruses, trojans, worms, logic bombs or other material that is malicious or technologically harmful. You must not attempt to gain unauthorised access to this Website, the server on which this Website is stored or any server, computer or database connected to this Website. You must not attack this Website via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of service attack.

By breaching the above provision, 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 this Website will cease immediately.

Links to other websites

This Website may include links to third party websites. Such a link does not imply that we have reviewed or endorse these third party websites or any content contained within them, and we are not responsible for the information, material, products or services contained or accessible through those websites. Your access and use of such websites remains solely your responsibility and is undertaken at your own risk.

You may only link to this Website with our express written permission. Where permission is given you must include and maintain either a link back to the original content as it appears on this Website, or where this is not technically possible, directions to the part of this Website from which the user can access the relevant content.

As above, you may not edit or modify, or re-distribute any content from this Website, or use it for commercial purposes.

We expressly reserve the right to withdraw our consent at any time to any link which in our sole opinion is inappropriate.

Governing law and Jurisdiction

This Website and any content contained herein, together with any claims which arise out of or in connection with it, are governed by and construed in accordance with English law.

You agree to be bound by the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales.