Terms and Conditions of use of the Website

Brabners Chaffe Street LLP ("BCS") is a top 100 firm of solicitors with offices in Liverpool, Manchester and Preston practising the law of England and Wales. A list of Partners of BCS is open to inspection at the addresses detailed below.

Partnership Details

Liverpool Office
Horton House
Exchange Flags
Liverpool L2 3YL
Telephone: 0151 600 3000
Fax: 0151 600 3009
MDX: 14118

Manchester Office
55 King Street
M2 4LQ
Telephone: 0161 836 8800
Fax: 0161 836 8801
MDX: 14431

Preston Office
7-8 Chapel Street
Telephone: 01772 823 921
Fax: 01772 201 918
MDX: 17118

Email: enquiries@brabnerscs.com

VAT number: 155 0205 06

BCS is regulated by the Law Society of England and Wales with the following registration number: 00047527. All solicitors in England and Wales are subject to professional conduct rules and principles. Here is a link to the rules and principles of the Law Society who should provide you will details on request: www.lawsoc.org.uk

These are the terms and conditions subject to which you may use www.brabnerschaffestreet.com and www.solicitorsnegligence.co.uk (“the Website”). By accessing the Website you are indicating your acceptance to be bound by these terms and conditions.

The Website is provided by BCS and this agreement, constituted by these terms and conditions and the privacy policy (as detailed below) (“this Agreement”), is between BCS and you. This Agreement is governed and construed in accordance with English law. You and BCS each submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts in relation to disputes arising out of this Agreement.

Browse at your own risk

You access and use the Website at your own risk. BCS is not responsible for any type of loss or damage which you may sustain as a result of accessing and using the Website.

BCS assumes no responsibility for the contents of any other website to which the Website has links and if you access any such linked website(s) you do so at your own risk and you are advised to check the terms and conditions of use and privacy policy of such linked websites before using such websites. BCS‘s inclusion of links to such websites does not imply any endorsement or approval by BCS of the materials on such websites and BCS will not have any liability in connection with any of them. BCS does not permit any third party to operate a link to the Website without obtaining BCS‘s prior written consent.

BCS reserves the right to make subsequent changes to, modify, supplement, move or delete portions of or add to the Website at any time with or without notice.

Intellectual Property

All copyright and other rights (including without limitation database rights, trade marks and all other intellectual property rights) in and to the Website and its contents (which for the avoidance of doubt shall include all information contained in the Website (“the Contents”) and the Services) are owned by or licensed to BCS. Unless BCS explicitly states otherwise in writing, you may use, view, download, copy or print any of the Contents provided that it is for your personal, non-commercial use only, that you do not make any alterations to all or any of the Content or any part of the Website and that you do not change or delete any copyright, trademark or other proprietary notices. Under no circumstances may you use any Content in a manner that may give a false or misleading impression of BCS.

None of the Contents may be copied or otherwise incorporated into or in any way stored in any other website, electronic retrieval system, publication or any other type of work in any format or medium (including hard form, electronic form or otherwise). Without limitation to the above, caching of the Website is permitted by an information service provider acting in the normal course of its business as provided for the Electronic Commerce (EC Directive) Regulations 2002.

Specific Prohibitions

The Contents may not be disseminated, transmitted or distributed in part or in whole without the prior written consent of BCS and you may not use, adapt or create derivative works from the Contents for any commercial purpose.

You may only use the Website and the Contents for lawful purposes and in a manner which does not in any way infringe the rights of any third party or which restricts the use of the Website and/or the Contents by any third party. Specifically, without limitation, you may not use any device, software or routine to interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of the Website nor may you attempt to decipher, de-compile, disassemble or reverse engineer any of the software comprising or in any way making up a part of the Website.

BCS does not permit any third party to in any way frame the Website without obtaining BCS‘s prior written consent, no part of the Website may be reproduced in any way on any other website.

Use of the ‘contact us’ facility or enquiries made through the site

Any user making use of the ‘contact us’ facility or otherwise howsoever using the Website to make an enquiry or seek guidance/advice warrants to BCS that (i) any enquiry is bona fide and made in good faith; (ii) the information and all details provided are accurate and true to the best of the user‘s knowledge and belief; and (iii) no reliance will be placed upon any advice or guidance given or received as a result of such enquiry (or any use made of such advice/ guidance) unless and until such time as the user has signed or otherwise accepted BCS‘ terms of trading within the framework of a formal retainer between the user and BCS.


The Website and the Contents are provided for general information purposes only based on English law. Nothing contained in the pages of the Website should be construed as legal or other professional advice nor an offer to provide legal services. Detailed professional advice should be obtained before taking or refraining from taking action based on any of the information or material contained in the Website.

Whilst BCS will endeavour to maintain the Website and keep the Contents accurate, complete and up-to-date, BCS cannot guarantee that the Contents will be completely up to date and free of mistakes. BCS excludes all liability (other than for death or personal injury caused by BCS‘s negligence) for and makes no warranties (express or implied), representations and/or undertakings about the Website and the Contents (including the accuracy, reliability, security, suitability, quality, availability or completeness of the Website and the Contents). BCS shall not be liable for any loss or damage, including without limitation indirect or consequential damages or any damages whatsoever, arising from use or loss of use, data or profits whether in contract, tort or negligence arising out of reliance on the or use of or in any other way in connection with the Website and/or the Contents.

BCS makes no claims or representations that any or all of the Contents may be lawfully viewed or downloaded outside England and Wales and unless otherwise specifically stated, the Contents and this Website is directed solely at clients who access this Website from England and Wales. Access to such materials may not be legal by certain persons or in certain countries. If you choose to access the Website from outside England or Wales, you do so at your own risk and are responsible for compliance with the laws of your jurisdiction.

Computer Viruses and Errors

Whilst BCS will use reasonable endeavours to ensure that the Website does not contain or promulgate any errors, viruses, bugs, other malicious code or harmful components and will be uninterrupted BCS makes no warranty or representation that this will be the case. However it is recommended that you should virus check all materials downloaded from the Website and regularly check for the presence of errors, viruses, bugs, other malicious code, and harmful components.

BCS excludes to the fullest extent permitted by applicable laws all liability (other than liability for death or personal injury caused by BCS‘s negligence) in connection with any damage or loss caused by errors, viruses, bugs, other malicious code or harmful components originating or contracted from the Website and any interruptions in the running of the Website.

Financial Services and Markets Act

BCS is authorised and regulated by the Financial Services Authority in the conduct of investment business.

Please note that nothing in the Website or the Content is or is intended to be an invitation or inducement to engage in any investment activity.


BCS shall have the right to immediately terminate your use of the Website if BCS determines in its sole discretion that you have breached these terms and conditions or have otherwise been engaged in conduct which it determines in its sole discretion to be unacceptable.


Should you wish to make any comments to BCS about the Website or if you have any questions relating to the same please contact BCS by emailing law@brabnerscs.com or writing to BCS at the above address or telephoning BCS on the above telephone number.

Personal Details

Personal details provided to BCS through the Website will only be used in accordance with BCS‘s Privacy Policy which is a part of this Agreement. Please read this carefully before proceeding.


BCS reserves the right to vary the terms and conditions of this Agreement from time to time. Such variations become effective immediately upon the posting of the varied Agreement on the Website. By continuing to use the Website after such posting you will be deemed to accept such variations. You should visit this page periodically to review the terms and conditions of this Agreement because they are binding on you.

In the event that any term of this Agreement is held to be invalid, unlawful, void or for any reason unenforceable, that term shall be deemed severable and the remainder of this Agreement shall remain valid and enforceable. No waiver of any term of this Agreement shall be deemed a further or continuing waiver of such term or any other term.

Except as expressly provided in additional terms of use for areas of the Website, this Agreement constitutes the entire agreement between you and BCS with respect to the use of the Website. Where such areas are subject to additional terms of use, by using such areas or any part thereof, you agree to be bound by such additional terms applicable to such areas.