Website Terms


  1. THE OPERATOR
    1. This website (tradeinformationnetwork.com) and all related pages (the “Site”) is owned and operated by Trade Information Network Limited (the “Operator”).
    2. The Operator is a private limited company incorporated in England & Wales with registered company number 12210032 and its registered office at 3 More London Riverside, London SE1 2AQ.
  2. THE SITE
    1. This document (the “Site Terms”) describes the:
      1. basis on which the Operator makes available the Site; and
      2. terms that apply to you when accessing and/or using the Site.
    2. You accept, and agree to comply with, these Site Terms by accessing and/or using the Site.
    3. You must not access and/or use the Site if you do not accept, or agree to comply with, these Site Terms.
    4. In addition to these Site Terms, you agree that the following documents (which can be viewed on the Site) apply to you:
      1. Privacy Policy (which describes: (a) what personal data is collected; (b) how the personal data is collected; (c) the lawful basis on which the Operator processes personal data; and (d) your legal rights in connection with the Operator’s use of personal data); and
      2. Cookie Policy(describing the cookies and related technologies used in connection with the Site).
    5. The Site is not intended for use by private individual consumers.
  3. THE NETWORK
    1. The Operator’s trade information sharing platform (known as the “Network”) is currently accessed via the Site and is the copyrighted work of the Operator and/or its licensors.
    2. The Operator makes the Network available under the “Terms of Use” (the “Terms of Use”) and not these Site Terms.
    3. The Operator gives the warranties and representations described in the Terms of Use in respect of the Network and these Site Terms are, therefore, made without prejudice to the Terms of Use.
    4. Except for the warranties which may appear in the Terms of Use, the Operator hereby disclaims all warranties, conditions and other terms (whether express or implied) with regard to the Network including all implied warranties and conditions of satisfactory quality and fitness for a particular purpose.
  4. AVAILABILITY OF THE SITE
    1. Subject to clause 3 (THE NETWORK), the Operator:
      1. makes the Site available on an “as is” and “as available basis”;
      2. may suspend, withdraw, discontinue, or change all or any part of the Site without notice; and
      3. accepts, and shall have, no liability for loss or damage caused by the unavailability of the Site.
    2. Clause 4.1.1 means that, to the extent permitted by applicable laws in England and Wales, the Site is provided without any representations, warranties or undertakings whatsoever (whether express or implied under applicable law)
  5. ACCEPTABLE USE OF THE SITE
    1. You must not (in connection with your use and/or access to the Site):
      1. use the Site for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these Site Terms;
      2. reverse engineer, decompile, copy, modify, distribute, transmit, license, sublicense, display, revise, perform, transfer, sell or otherwise make available to any third person or otherwise publish, deep-link, create derivative works from or exploit in any way the Site or its Content except as expressly permitted by the Operator or to the extent expressly permitted by applicable laws in England and Wales;
      3. misuse the Site by knowingly or recklessly introducing trojans, worms, logic bombs or other material which is malicious or technologically harmful;
      4. attempt to gain unauthorised access to the Site, the server on which the Site is stored or any server, computer or database connected to the Site; or
      5. attack the Site via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of-service attack.
  6. SUBMITTING INFORMATION TO THE SITE
    1. You warrant to the Operator that any information, content, or data that you upload to the Site (“User Information”) complies with these Site Terms (the “Information Warranty”).
    2. You will be liable to us for, and shall fully indemnify the Operator against, any loss or damage that the Operator incurs as a result of your breach of the Information Warranty.
    3. Any User Information that you upload to the Site will be treated by the Operator as nonconfidential and non-proprietary. The Operator will, therefore, have the right to remove any posting you make on the Site if, in its opinion, the post does not comply with these Site Terms.
  7. HYPERLINKS AND THIRD-PARTY SITES
    1. The Site may contain hyperlinks or references to third-party websites other than the Site (the “Hyperlinks”).
    2. Any such Hyperlinks are provided for convenience only.
    3. The Operator has no control over third-party websites and accepts no responsibility for any content, material or information contained on them.
    4. The display of any Hyperlink does not constitute an endorsement of such third party's website, products or services.
    5. Your use of a third-party website is governed by the terms and conditions applicable to that third party site.
    6. You must not link to our home page without the Operator’s consent (which consent may be withdrawn at any time) and, where the Operator gives consent, you must link to the home page in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage the Operator’s reputation or take advantage of the Operator.
    7. In all cases:
      1. you must not establish a link to the Site in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on the Operator’s part where none exists; and
      2. the Site must not be framed on any other site.
  8. ACCESS CREDENTIALS
    1. If you are provided with or otherwise create a user identification code or password or any other log in credentials as part of your use of, and access to, the Site (“Access Credentials”) then you must treat such information as confidential.
    2. You must not disclose Access Credentials to any third party.
    3. The Operator may disable any Access Credentials at any time, including where, in the Operator’s opinion, you have breached these Site Terms.
    4. If you know or suspect that anyone other than you knows your Access Credentials then you must promptly inform the Operator.
  9. CONTENT
    1. In these Site Terms, the word “Content” means any text, images, video, audio or other multimedia content, software or other information or material submitted to, subsisting on or accessible from the Site.
    2. The Operator may update the Site from time to time (including by changing the Content at any time).
    3. Whilst the Operator aims to ensure that the Content is up to date and accurate please note that the Content may be out of date at any given time and that the Operator is under no obligation to update it.
    4. The Operator does not guarantee the accuracy of any Content and any reliance you may place on the Content is at your own risk.
  10. INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY
    1. This Site and all intellectual property rights (which include without limitation all copyright, trade marks, domain names, design rights, database rights, patents and all other intellectual property rights of any kind) in the Site (including without limitation the Content) are owned by the Operator or where relevant, the Operator’s licensors.
    2. The Operator and its licensors reserve all of their intellectual property rights whether registered or unregistered anywhere in the world.
    3. Nothing in these Site Terms grants you any rights in the Site other than as is necessary to enable you to access the Site.
    4. You agree not to adjust, to try to circumvent, or delete any intellectual property notices contained on the Site and, in particular, in any digital rights or other security technology embedded or contained within any Content.
  11. LIABILITY
    1. Liability which cannot be limited or excluded: Nothing in these Site Terms seeks to exclude or limit the Operator’s liability for fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation or any other liability that cannot be excluded by the laws of England and Wales.
    2. Viruses: To the maximum extent permitted by law, the Operator will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by a virus that may infect your computer equipment, data or other property due to your use of the Site or to your downloading of any Content on it, or any website linked to it.
    3. Exclusion of liability: To the maximum extent permitted by law, the Operator will not be liable to you for any losses or damages, whether these arise directly or indirectly as a result of your use of the Site, and whether under contract, tort (including negligence) or otherwise, resulting from: (i) the use or the inability to use the Site; or (ii) un-authorised access to or alteration of your data or information; or (iii) any other matter relating to the Site.
    4. Limitation of liability: If a court or other body having competent jurisdiction determines that clause 11.3 is unenforceable then, subject still to clauses 11.1 and 11.5, the Operator’s maximum total liability for all claims made under and/or in connection with these Site Terms and your use of the Site (whether in contract, tort (including negligence) or otherwise) shall, in all circumstances, be limited in the aggregate to five pounds sterling.
    5. Foreseeable loss: If clause 11.3 is held to be invalid and clause 11.4 applies, then the Operator is only responsible to you for foreseeable loss and damage caused by the Operator. Your ability to recover amounts for such loss or damage is subject to the maximum amount set out in clause 11.4. Loss or damage is foreseeable if either it is obvious that it will happen or if, at the time you accepted these Site Terms, both the Operator and you knew it might happen.
  12. GENERAL
    1. Version: The Site Terms were last updated in August 2020.
    2. Variations: The Operator may change these Site Terms from time to time and the new Site Terms will be displayed on the Site. By continuing to use and access the Site following such changes, you agree to be bound by any variation made by the Operator. It is your responsibility to check these Site Terms from time to time to take notice of these changes.
    3. Entire Agreement: These Site Terms contain the entire understanding and agreement between us in relation to your use of the Site and supersedes and replaces any representation, statement or other communication (whether written or otherwise) made by you or us which is not contained herein.
    4. Severability:Should any part of these Site Terms for any reason be declared invalid or unenforceable by a court of a competent jurisdiction, it shall be deemed to be deleted without affecting the remaining provisions.
    5. Assignment: You may not assign, sub-license or otherwise transfer any of your rights or obligations in these Site Terms to any other person.
  13. GOVERNING LAW AND JURISDICTION
    1. These Site Terms are governed and construed in accordance with the laws of England and Wales and you consent to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales.
  14. CONTACTING THE OPERATOR
    1. You may direct queries concerning the Site and these Site Terms to: contactus@tradeinformationnetwork.com