Rules of Website Use

Welcome to www.uclb.com (our Website).

We, UCL Business PLC (we/our/us) want you to have the best experience possible when using our Website. To ensure that this is the case, please read the following terms and conditions (the Rules). We recommend that you print a copy of the Rules for future reference.

  1. Disclaimer

You acknowledge that the content on our Website is for general information only. It is not intended to amount to advice on which you should rely. Although we make reasonable efforts to update the information and materials on our Website, you acknowledge that such information and materials may not be accurate, complete or up-to-date. Accordingly, we expressly exclude liability in respect of your use of the information or materials on our Website to the fullest extent permitted by law.

You further acknowledge that our Website is targeted at commercial users only and is not suitable for use by consumers.

  1. Rules of Website use

By continuing to browse and use our Website, you confirm that you accept these Rules and that you agree to comply with them. If you cannot agree to comply with these Rules, then please do not use our Website.

  1. Other important documents

These terms of use refer to the following additional terms, which also apply to your use of our Website:

  • Our Privacy Policy, which sets out the terms on which we process any personal data we collect from you or that you provide to us. By using our Website, you consent to such processing and you warrant that all data provided by you is accurate; and
  • Our Cookie Policy, which sets out information about the cookies used on our Website.
  1. Contact us

We would like to hear from you if you have any questions about our Website or any suggestions as to how it could be improved. Please also get in touch if unfortunately you have a complaint. You can contact us here.

  1. Changes to these terms

We may change the Rules at any time without notice and if you continue to use our Website you will be deemed to have accepted those changes. Please check this page from time to time to take notice of any changes we may make, as they will be binding on you.

  1. Accessing our Website

Our Website is made available free of charge.

We make no representations, warranties or guarantees, whether express or implied, that our Website will always be available or be uninterrupted. We may suspend, withdraw, discontinue or change all or any part of our Website without notice. We will not be liable to you if for any reason our Website is unavailable at any time or for any period.

You are also responsible for ensuring that all persons who access our Website through your internet connection are aware of the Rules and that they comply with them.

Our Website is directed at people residing in the United Kingdom. We do not represent that content available through our Website is appropriate or available in other locations. If you choose to access our Website from outside the United Kingdom, you do so at your own risk. 

  1. Intellectual property rights

All intellectual property rights in our Website, and to the extent applicable, in material we publish on our Website, shall remain the property of us or our licensors, including all copyright, patents, trade marks, trade names and designs whether registered or unregistered and the “look and feel” of our Website. In particular, please note that the UCL Business PLC and University College London logos which may be displayed on our Website are registered trade marks belonging to UCL Business PLC and University College London respectively and may not be used by you without prior written consent from the relevant proprietor.

You may print off copies, and may download extracts, of any page(s) from our Website for your personal use. However, you must not modify the paper or digital copies of any materials you have printed off or downloaded in any way (unless the relevant materials specifically state that you may do so), and you must not use any illustrations, photographs, video or audio sequences or any graphics separately from any accompanying text.

Our status (and that of any identified contributors) as the authors of content on our Website must always be acknowledged.

You must not use any part of the content on our Website for commercial purposes without obtaining a licence to do so from us or our licensors, as the case may be.

If you print off, copy or download any part of our Website in breach of these Rules, your right to use our Website will cease immediately and you must, at our option, return or destroy any copies of the materials you have made.

  1. Limitation of our liability

Nothing in these Rules excludes or limits any liability that cannot be limited or excluded under English law.

We exclude all conditions, warranties, representations or other terms which may apply to our Website or any content on it, whether express or implied, to the extent permitted by law.

The content on our Website is provided for general information only. It is not intended to amount to advice on which you should rely. Although we make reasonable efforts to update the information on our Website, we make no representations, warranties or guarantees, whether express or implied, that the content on our site is accurate, complete, up-to-date or fit for any particular purpose.

We will not be liable to any Website user for any loss or damage, whether in contract, tort (including negligence), breach of statutory duty, or otherwise, even if foreseeable, arising under or in connection with:

  • use of, or inability to use, our Website; or
  • use of or reliance on any content displayed on our Website.

Please note that in particular, we will not be liable for:

  • loss of profits, sales, business, or revenue;
  • business interruption;
  • loss of anticipated savings;
  • loss of business opportunity, goodwill or reputation; or
  • any indirect or consequential loss or damage.

We will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by a virus, distributed denial-of-service attack or other technologically harmful material that may infect your proprietary material due to your use of our Website or to your downloading of any content on it or on any website linked to it.

  1. Viruses

We do not guarantee that our Website will be secure or free from bugs or viruses.

You are responsible for configuring your information technology, computer programmes and platform in order to access our Website. You should use your own virus protection software.

You must not commit any act in relation to our Website that would constitute a criminal offence under the Computer Misuse Act 1990. For example, you must not misuse our Website by knowingly introducing viruses or other material which is malicious or technologically harmful. We will report any breach of this provision to the relevant law enforcement authorities and we will co-operate with those authorities by disclosing your identity to them. In the event of such a breach, your right to use our Website will cease immediately.

  1. Links

You may link to our Website’s home page, provided you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on our part where none exists. You must not establish a link to our site in any website that is not owned by you. Our site must not be framed on any other site, nor may you create a link to any part of our site other than the home page.

We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice.

From time to time, this Website may include links to other websites which do not belong to us (Third Party Sites). Links to Third Party Sites are provided for your convenience only. We are not responsible for the management and control of Third Party Sites and do not necessarily endorse, support or recommend the views expressed in them. We will not be liable for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of such Third Party Sites.

  1. Severability

If any court of competent jurisdiction finds any provision of these Rules to be void or unenforceable for any reason, such invalidity or unenforceability shall not affect the other provisions of these Rules which shall remain in full force and effect.

  1. Governing law

These Rules and any dispute or claim arising out of or in connection with them or their subject matter or formation (including non-contractual disputes or claims) shall be governed by and construed in accordance with English law. The courts of England will have exclusive jurisdiction over any claim arising from, or relating to, our Website.

Thank you for visiting our Website. UCL Business PLC is registered in England with the registered number 02776963 and our registered office is located at The Network Building, 97 Tottenham Court Road, London, W1T 4TP.