Terms and conditions

askdocjames.com Terms and Conditions

By using this website you accept these terms and conditions in full, which govern your use of the site. If you disagree with these terms and conditions or any part of these terms and conditions, we kindly ask you to stop using the site.

Our website uses cookies.  By using our website and agreeing to these terms and conditions, you consent to our use of cookies in accordance with the terms of our cookies policy.

Registration data and certain other information about you are subject to our privacy policy.

 

  1. IMPORTANT: THIS SITE DOES NOT PROVIDE MEDICAL ADVICE.

    The contents of askdocjames.com, including text, graphics, images and other material contained on the askdocjames.com site (“Content”) are for informational purposes only. The Content is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment and should not be used as such. Any adoption of such information is entirely at your own choice and your own risk.

    Our Content cannot always reflect all the most recent research and information in all areas of medicine – and many not include certain substantive and commonly found phenomena.

    Always seek the advice of your doctor or other qualified health providers with any question you may have regarding any medical condition.

    We strongly advise anyone who thinks they may have any health problem to call a doctor or 999 (or their country’s emergency number) immediately if required.

    The Content of our site is not intended to help in any such circumstance.The Site may also contain health or medical related materials that are sexually explicit. If you find these materials offensive, you may not want to use our Site. All such materials are solely for the use of explaining the Content of the Site.

    Some of the Content on our Site is provided by third parties. askdocjames.com is not in a position to verify this information and do not warrant that such information is true or accurate.

  1. Licence to use website

    Unless otherwise stated, we or our licensors own the intellectual property rights in the website and material on the website.  Subject to the licence below, all these intellectual property rights are reserved.

    askdocjames.com authorises you to view or download a single copy of the material on the Website solely for your personal, non-commercial use if you include the following copyright notice: “©2012, askdocjames.com. All rights reserved” and other copyright and proprietary rights notices that are contained in the Content. And adapt the year of copyright as is true at the time of using the Content. Any special rules for the use of certain software and other items accessible on the Site may be included elsewhere within the Site.

    You may view, download for caching purposes only, and print pages from the website for your own personal use, subject to the restrictions set out below and elsewhere in these terms and conditions.

    You must not without prior written consent:

    1. republish material from this website (including republication on another website);
    2. sell, rent or sub-license material from the website;
    3. show any material from the website in public; reproduce, duplicate, copy or otherwise exploit material on our website for a commercial purpose;
    4. edit or otherwise modify any material on the website; or
    5. redistribute material from this website 
  1. Acceptable use of the Site

    You must not use our website in any way that causes, or may cause, damage to the website or impairment of the availability or accessibility of the website; or in any way which is unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful, or in connection with any unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful purpose or activity.

    You must not 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.

    You must not 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.

    You must not use our website to transmit or send unsolicited commercial communications.

  1. User generated content

    In these terms and conditions, “your user content” means material (including without limitation text, images, audio material, video material and audio-visual material) that you submit to our website, for whatever purpose.

    You grant to us a worldwide, irrevocable, non-exclusive, royalty-free licence to use, reproduce, adapt, publish, translate and distribute your user content in any existing or future media.  You also grant to us the right to sub-license these rights, and the right to bring an action for infringement of these rights.

    Your user content must not be illegal or unlawful, must not infringe any third party’s legal rights, and must not be capable of giving rise to legal action whether against you or us or a third party (in each case under any applicable law).

    You must not submit any user content to the website that is or has ever been the subject of any threatened or actual legal proceedings or other similar complaint.

    We reserve the right to edit or remove any material submitted to our website, or stored on our servers, or hosted or published upon our website.

  1. Advertisements, searches and links to other sites

    The Website may provide, or third parties may provide, links to other Sites or resources. We do not recommend and do not endorse the content on any third-party websites. We are not responsible for the content of linked third-party sites. Because askdocjames.com has no control over such sites and resources, you acknowledge and agree that askdocjames.com is not responsible for the availability of such external sites or resources. You further acknowledge and agree that askdocjames.com shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with use of or reliance on any such content, goods or services available on or through any such site or resource.

  1. Limited warranties

    We do not warrant the completeness or accuracy of the information published on this website; nor do we commit to ensuring that the website remains available or that the material on the website is kept up-to-date.

    To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law we exclude all representations, warranties and conditions relating to this website and the use of this website (including, without limitation, any warranties implied by law of satisfactory quality, fitness for purpose and/or the use of reasonable care and skill).

  1. Limitations and exclusions of liability

    Nothing in these terms and conditions will: (a) limit or exclude our or your liability for death or personal injury resulting from negligence; (b) limit or exclude our or your liability for fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation; (c) limit any of our or your liabilities in any way that is not permitted under applicable law; or (d) exclude any of our or your liabilities that may not be excluded under applicable law.

    The limitations and exclusions of liability set out in this Section and elsewhere in these terms and conditions: (a) are subject to the preceding paragraph; and (b) govern all liabilities arising under the terms and conditions or in relation to the subject matter of the terms and conditions, including liabilities arising in contract, in tort (including negligence) and for breach of statutory duty.

    To the extent that the website and the information and services on the website are provided free-of-charge, we will not be liable for any loss or damage of any nature.

    We will not be liable to you in respect of any losses arising out of any event or events beyond our reasonable control.

    We will not be liable to you in respect of any business losses, including (without limitation) loss of or damage to profits, income, revenue, use, production, anticipated savings, business, contracts, commercial opportunities or goodwill.

    We will not be liable to you in respect of any loss or corruption of any data, database or software.

    We will not be liable to you in respect of any special, indirect or consequential loss or damage.

  1. Indemnity

    You hereby indemnify us and undertake to keep us indemnified against any 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 on the advice of our legal advisers) incurred or suffered by us arising out of any breach by you of any provision of these terms and conditions, or arising out of any claim that you have breached any provision of these terms and conditions. 

  1. Breaches of these terms and conditions

    Without prejudice to our other rights under these terms and conditions, if you breach these terms and conditions in any way, we may take such action as we deem appropriate to deal with the breach, including suspending your access to the website, prohibiting you from accessing the website, blocking computers using your IP address from accessing the website, contacting your internet service provider to request that they block your access to the website and/or bringing court proceedings against you. 

  1. Variation

    We may revise these terms and conditions from time-to-time.  Revised terms and conditions will apply to the use of our website from the date of the publication of the revised terms and conditions on our website.  Please check this page regularly to ensure you are familiar with the current version.

  2. Assignment

    We may transfer, sub-contract or otherwise deal with our rights and/or obligations under these terms and conditions without notifying you or obtaining your consent.

    You may not transfer, sub-contract or otherwise deal with your rights and/or obligations under these terms and conditions.

  3. Severability

    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.  If any unlawful and/or unenforceable provision 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.

  4. Exclusion of third party rights

    These terms and conditions are for the benefit of you and us, and are not intended to benefit any third party or be enforceable by any third party.  The exercise of our and your rights in relation to these terms and conditions is not subject to the consent of any third party. 

  5. Entire agreement

    These terms and conditions, together with our privacy policy and cookie policy constitute the entire agreement between you and us in relation to your use of our website, and supersede all previous agreements in respect of your use of this website. 

  1. Law and jurisdiction

    These terms and conditions will be governed by and construed in accordance with English law, and any disputes relating to these terms and conditions will be subject to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales.

  2. Registrations and authorisations

    Doctors that contribute to askdocjames are all practicing in the UK and thus must be registered with the General Medical Council (GMC).

    Our VAT number is 132 2226 50

  3. Our details

    www.askdocjames.com and all related services and products are owned by Knowledge in Motion Limited.

    We are registered in England & Wales under registration number 8058374.
    Our registered address is 110 Spilsby Road, Boston, PE21 9NS.
    You can contact us by email to info@askdocjames.com.

Thank you for taking the time to read these terms and conditions and for your co-operation. Any questions or comments regarding this website should be submitted using our contact form.

 

These terms and conditions are based on a template from SEQ Legal.