Legal Information connected with the public viewing of this website

1.0 Operational ownership
1.1 This web site is operated on behalf of MAAP Accountancy Services Ltd t/a MAAP Accountants (the Firm): MAAP Accountancy Services Ltd 44 Willow Way Christchurch Dorset, BH23 1LA 1.2All enquiries concerning the content of this site should be addressed to us, using the contact page on this site.
2.0 Acceptance of terms and conditions

2.1 By accessing and continuing to use any part of this web site, visitors shall be deemed to have accepted and be bound by the following terms and conditions. 2.2 The terms shall be governed by, and enforced in accordance with English Law. 2.3 This agreement represents the complete agreement and understanding between the Firm and any visitor to this site. 2.4 Any new features added to the site in the future, shall be subject to the same terms and conditions, unless otherwise stated.

3.0 Licence

3.1 The site is operated by Signatures Ltd, and all copyright and intellectual property rights to the design, underlying software, imagery and text content are reserved and non-transferable. 3.2 Visitors are permitted to print and download extracts from this site, provided: (i). No documents or related graphics on this site are modified in any way. (ii). The content of this site is for personal use of a non-commercial nature. (iii). No attempt is made to derive income from the republishing of the content. 3.3 No part of this web site can be reproduced or stored in any public or private retrieval system or service, including other third party web sites without the express written permission of the Firm. 3.4 Parts of this web site are driven by software owned by parties other than this Firm. Their individual trademarks, copyright and intellectual property rights are duly acknowledged. Visitors to this site must exercise all reasonable steps to protect those third party rights.

4.0 Privacy

4.1 This notice applies to all information collected on this web site, or submitted to this Firm at any time through any of our service pages. 4.2 When visiting this web site and signing up for, or using our facilities through any of our service pages, you may choose to supply us with information that identifies you personally, or your clients. This information may include individual or business names, contact and billing information. 4.3 We use the information you provide about yourself and others to complete the transaction for which the information is intended. Such transactions may include administering a service, such as search; management of online databases; supply of syndicated news, infosheets or downloads; administration of job tracking systems; replying to support requests; or contacting you directly in connection with the running of the services you have subscribed to. 4.4 We do not knowingly share the information we collect from you, with any third party. 4.6 We also collect non-identifying and aggregate information to better design our web site and services. This information is for internal use only, and again will not be shared with any other third parties. 4.7 From time to time, we will use the information you provide about yourself, to keep you informed of additions or improvements to our services. When supplying name and contact information to us, you indicate your willingness to receive such information and updates about our services. 4.8 To prevent unauthorised access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure the appropriate use of information, we have put in place appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures reasonably designed to safeguard and secure the information we collect online. 4.9 The strongest encryption methods are used to ensure that all data transmitted between your computer and our servers is encrypted. 4.10 We also use password protected areas of our web site to protect personal identification from other web site users. In addition, any of our personnel who have access to our databases are trained to maintain and secure all information. 4.11 We are registered with the Information Commissioner’s Office under the Data Protection Registration Reference ZA032689.

5.0 Disclaimer

5.1 Information published on this web site is intended to provide general guidance on matters of interest to visitors. The reader should independently verify the accuracy and relevance of any information provided here, before using it. 5.2 Any one that uses the information published in this site, does so entirely at their own risk. In relying upon the information, the user indemnifies this Firm and the authors against any claims or legal proceedings that may arise from that use. 5.3 The interpretation of law, and the application of regulation is rarely straightforward. The general guidance given here may not be appropriate to the specific circumstances the reader may find themselves in. 5.4 For these reasons, the information provided here should not be used as a substitute for consultation with a professional adviser, such as this firm. It is only after all the facts pertaining to the reader's specific situation is considered, can the correct professional advice be given. 5.5 The information is provided on this site with the understanding that this Firm and the authors are not herein engaged in rendering legal, accounting, tax, or other professional advice or services. This Firm will be pleased to render those services once the user has established direct contact with us, and all the facts have been disclosed to us. 5.6 This Firm and the authors are not liable to the user of the information found on this site, either in contract, tort (including negligence) or otherwise for direct or indirect loss of profits, business or anticipated savings, nor for any indirect or consequential loss or damage arising from the reader relying upon information contained in this site. 5.7 Each provision of this disclaimer statement to exclude or limit liability, operates separately. If any part is held by a court to be unreasonable or inapplicable, the other parts shall continue to apply.

6.0 Accessibility

6.1 This website makes every reasonable effort to comply with the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI) A-Level standard. 6.2 We have used Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) to set the colour and size of the text within each page. Users can easily override our formatting options. For example in MS Explorer by selecting Tools, Internet Options, Accessibility. 6.3 Although web browser Accessibility options might be helpful, they do not offer the same level of access as the magnification software packages developed by specialist software suppliers. The Royal National Institute for the Blind (RNIB) website provides in-depth information for partially sighted web users. 6.4 If you have little or no vision, the Internet can be accessed using a speaking browser and refreshable braille displays. A speaking browser reads aloud the contents of the entire website. Braille displays translate the site´s content into braille, which can be read by touch. Visit the RNIB website for details of technology designed to help if you have a visual disability. 6.5 If you have a physical disability then the AbilityNet website provides information that can help you make better use of Internet and computer technology. 6.6 If you are still having problems accessing this website, or have a question that you wish to ask about our Accessibility policy, then please call our Accessibility Officer, Yvonne Elliott-King on 01202 482121 and we shall do our best to help you.

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