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Terms of Use

Welcome to the website of the Faculty of Law, University of Cambridge (the "Faculty"). The Faculty operates this website and those connected to it (the "Sites") to provide online access to information about the activities of the Faculty and its connected organisations. These sites include the Squire Law Library, and all research centers and other subsidiary sites hosted at the Faculty.

By using the Sites, you agree to these Terms of Use. If you do not agree to these terms of use, you may not use this website. We reserve the right, at our sole discretion, to change, modify, add, or delete portions of these terms of use at any time.

1. Disclaimer and Limitation of Liability

The information contained in the Sites is for general information purposes only. While we endeavour to keep the information up-to-date and correct, the information on the Sites is provided “as is.” We make no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability or availability with respect to the Sites or the information, products, services, or related graphics contained on the Sites for any purpose. To the fullest extent permissible under applicable law, we disclaim all warranties, express or implies, including but not limited to implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, title, and non-infringement. Any reliance you place on such information is therefore strictly at your own risk.

Every effort is made to ensure the Sites remain available. However, the Faculty takes no responsibility for, and will not be liable for, any of the Sites being temporarily unavailable due to technical issues beyond our control, or for maintenance or other technical reasons. We do not warrant that the function of the Sites will be uninterrupted or error-free, that defects will be corrected, or that the Sites or the servers that make the Sites available are free of viruses or other harmful components.

In no event will we be liable for any loss or damage including without limitation, any direct, indirect, incidental, consequential, special or exemplary loss or damage, or

(i) any loss or damage whatsoever arising from the use of or inability to use the Sites;
(ii) any transaction conducted through or facilitated by the Sites;
(iii) any claim arising from errors, omissions, or inaccuracies appearing on the Sites;
(iv) unauthorised access to or alteration of data or transmissions; or
(v) any loss of data or profits arising out of, or in connection with, the use of this Sites.

If you are dissatisfied with the Sites, your sole and exclusive remedy is to discontinue using the Sites.

2. Use of Site

You may use the Sites and the information, writings, images and/or other works that you see, hear, or otherwise experience on the Sites (the “Content”) solely for your non-commercial, personal purposes. No right, title, or interest in any Content is transferred to you, whether as a result of downloading such Content or otherwise. Except as expressly authorized by the Terms of Use, you may not use, modify, copy, distribute, transmit or derive another work from any Content obtained from these Sites.

3. Limitations on Use

You agree to use the Sites only for lawful purposes. You may not take any action that might compromise the security of the Sites, render the Sites inaccessible to other users or otherwise damage the Sites or the Content. You may not use the Sites in any manner that may interfere with the rights of third parties.

4. Copyright and Trademarks

4.1 Copyright

This Sites and their Content are protected by the copyright laws of England and Wales and/or foreign copyright laws. All rights, title, and interest to the Content contained in the Sites belong to the Faculty or its partners, affiliates or contributors who have authorised the use of their work on the Sites.

4.2 Prohibited Uses

You may not, except by our express written permission or as provided elsewhere in the Sites, copy, alter, distribute or commercially exploit the Content. Nor may you transmit it or store it in any other website or other form of electronic retrieval system.

4.3 Trademarks

You may not use any of the marks or logos appearing throughout these Sites without express written permission from the trademark owner, except as permitted pursuant to applicable law.

5. Links to Third-Party Web Sites

From time to time these Sites may also include links to other websites. These links are provided for your convenience to provide further information. They do not signify that we endorse the website(s) or that we are in any way affiliated with the website(s). We are not liable or responsible for any such linked website(s) or their content. If you use the links, you will leave the Sites and will be subject to the terms of use and privacy policies applicable to the linked website(s), which may differ from those applicable to these Sites. We are not liable or responsible for any loss or damage resulting from failure to consult the privacy policies of such linked website(s) or for reliance on these Terms of Use with respect to such linked website(s).

Some links on these Sites may be Amazon Associate links, and the Faculty may earn from qualifying purchases.

6. Linking to this Site

You are free to create a link to the home page or any other parts or pages of these Sites from another website or document. However, you may not mirror or frame the home page or any other pages of these Sites on any other website or webpage without express written consent.

7. User-Supplied Information

The Faculty does not receive any confidential or proprietary information from you via the Sites. You hereby warrant and guarantee that any material, information, or data you transmit to us via or in connection with the Sites is to be considered non-confidential and non-proprietary. You also warrant and guarantee that you have the legal right to transmit, post, or supply any information you transmit, post, or supply to the Sites and that doing so will not violate applicable law or the rights of any individual or entity.

8. General Provisions

8.1 Entire Agreement

These Terms of Use, together with the Privacy Policy, constitute the entire agreement of the parties with respect to the subject matter herein.

8.2 Severability

If any part of these Terms of Use is determined by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid or unenforceable, the remainder of these Terms of Use will remain in full force and effect.

8.3 Applicable Law

Your use of these Sites and any dispute arising out of such use is subject to, governed by, and will be interpreted in accordance with, the laws England and Wales, without regard to any conflict of laws provisions.