LEGAL STUFF

Terms & Conditions

 

These terms and conditions of use (“terms”) set out the terms and conditions upon which you are permitted to use this website by Black Vanilla Limited (“us” or “we”). By using our site, including on your first visit, you confirm that you accept our terms and that you agree to comply with them. Please note that these terms may be changed by us at any time without notice to you, and so you should review them regularly, as your continued use of our site will constitute deemed acceptance by you. If you do not agree to these terms, you must not use this website.

 

Disclaimer

 

The materials contained in this website (including any publications or documents) are provided for general information purposes only and do not constitute advice.

 

While every effort has been made to ensure that the information contained on this website is complete and accurate at the date of publication, we do not give any guarantee or warranty as to the adequacy, accuracy or completeness of the information contained on this website, and accept no liability arising from any inaccuracy or omissions in or the use of or reliance on the information contained in this website.

 

We will not be liable under any circumstances to any user for loss or damage, including any loss or damage caused by a virus, distributed denial of service attack, or other technologically harmful material that may infect your computer equipment, computer programs, data or other proprietary material due to your use of our site or to your downloading of any content on it, or on any website linked to it.

 

We assume no responsibility for the content of websites linked on our site. Such links should not be interpreted as endorsement by us of those linked websites. We will not be liable for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them.

 

Copyright

 

The copyright in the content, design, graphics, layout, visual images and downloadable material in this website is owned by us. Permission is granted to view, download and print any of the content and downloadable material in this website for personal, non-commercial use only. No other copying, distribution, modification, republication or other use of the content or materials on this website is permitted without our express written permission.

 

Privacy Policy

 

We may collect and process data about you in accordance with the Data Protection (Bailiwick of Guernsey) Law, 2001 and the European Communities (Implementation of Privacy and Electronic Communications) (Guernsey) Ordinance, 2004 (or any legislation amending or replacing it). By using this website you are consenting to us collecting and using that data.

 

You may give us information about you by using this website, or by corresponding with us by telephone, e-mail or otherwise. This includes information you provide when you register to use our site, subscribe to any of our services, participate in discussion boards or other social media functions on our site, enter a competition, promotion or survey, and when you report a problem with our site. The information you give us may include your name, address, e-mail address and phone number, financial and credit card information, personal description and photograph, URL, IP address etc.

 

With regard to each of your visits to our site we may automatically collect information from you, including:- (i) technical information, including the Internet protocol (IP) address used to connect your computer to the Internet, your login information, browser type and version, time zone setting, browser plug-in types and versions, operating system and platform; and (ii) information about your visit, including the full Uniform Resource Locators (URL) clickstream to, through and from our site (including date and time); products you viewed or searched for; page response times, download errors, length of visits to certain pages, page interaction information (such as scrolling, clicks, and mouse-overs), and methods used to browse away from the page and any phone number used to call our customer service number.

 

We may receive information about you if you use any of the other websites we operate or the other services we provide.

 

We use information held about you in the following ways:

 

  • to carry out our obligations arising from any contracts entered into between you and us and to provide you with the information, products and services that you request from us;

 

  • to provide you with information about other services we offer that are similar to those that you have already engaged or enquired about;

 

  • to provide you, or permit selected third parties to provide you, with information about services we feel may interest you;

 

  • to notify you about changes to our service;

 

  • to ensure that content from our site is presented in the most effective manner for you and for your computer;

 

  • to administer our site and for internal operations, including troubleshooting, data analysis, testing, research, statistical and survey purposes;

 

  • to allow you to participate in interactive features of our service, when you choose to do so;

 

  • as part of our efforts to keep our site safe and secure;

 

  • to measure or understand the effectiveness of advertising we serve to you and others, and to deliver relevant advertising to you;

 

  • to make suggestions and recommendations to you and other users of our site about goods or services that may interest you or them;

 

  • to monitor our website activity.

 

We may disclose your personal data with your consent to our legal or other professional advisors; to a court, tribunal or regulator; to comply with any law, order, rule of court, regulation or rule or code of professional conduct; to the police, any law enforcement agency or other person. We may also provide your personal data to third parties that we engage to provide services to us, including companies provided website analysis services. Some of these third parties may be located outside the EEA. If we use a third party to process your personal data, we will require it to process your data only in accordance with our instructions and to protect your personal data against unauthorised or accidental use, access, disclosure, damage, loss or destruction. We may provide your personal data to anyone who takes over our business or business assets or with whom we merge.

 

You have the right to access any of the information that we hold on you. You have the right to have any inaccurate information corrected and you have the right to object to the use of your information for direct marketing. To exercise these rights, please contact us in writing. Whilst we take steps to safeguard your personal data, we cannot ensure, and do not warrant, the security of your personal data.

 

Cookies

 

Our website uses cookies. A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we put on your computer with your consent. These cookies allow us to collect information regarding your use of our website, which helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our website and also allows us to improve our site.

 

By using this website, you are consenting to us putting cookies on your computer and using the data collected by them. You can block cookies by setting your browser to refuse all or some cookies or to alert you to when a cookie is being sent. Doing so may not allow you to access all our parts of our website.

 

Governing law

 

This website and its content is governed by the laws of the Island of Guernsey, and any dispute in connection with its use is subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Guernsey courts. Any communication with this website shall be deemed to have taken place in Guernsey, irrespective of where the remote user may physically be located.

 

Legal

 

Black Vanilla Limited is a company incorporated in Guernsey, Channel Islands (registered number 49304). Our registered office is at 7 & 8, The Grange, St Peter Port, Guernsey, GY1 2PY.