Terms and Conditions for the University of Hull Website
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These are the terms and conditions of the University of
1. Use of Website on these Conditions
All use of the website www.hull.ac.uk (‘the Site') is on the
terms and conditions below.
If you do not agree to these conditions cease use of the Site
You may print and keep a copy of these terms. They are a legal
agreement between us and can only be modified with our consent. We
reserve the right to change the terms at our discretion by changing
them on the website.
2. Accuracy of Information and Disclaimer
The University of Hull (‘we') do our best to ensure all
information on the Site is accurate.
If you find any inaccurate information on the Site let us know
and we will correct it, where we agree, as soon as practicable.
You should ensure information you send to us is accurate and
does not breach anyone else's rights such as copyright or is
libellous, obscene, menacing, threatening, offensive, abusive,
fraudulent, criminal or infringes the rights of other people or in
is in any way illegal. Remember that the Site can be viewed around
the world and any information you send to us may be published on
You should independently verify any information before relying
We make no representations that information is accurate and up
to date or complete and accept no liability for any loss or damage
caused by inaccurate information. This Site gives a large amount of
data and there will inevitably be errors in it.
Although we hope this Site will be of interest to users, we
accept no liability and offer no warranties in relation to it and
its content, to the fullest extent such liability can be excluded
3. Copyright on the Site
Unless otherwise indicated the Site contains copyright material,
trade names and other proprietary information, including, but not
limited to, text, software, photos, graphics and may in future
include video, graphics, music and sound. The entire contents of
the Site are protected by copyright law. We, or our licensors, own
copyright and/or database right in the selection, co-ordination,
arrangement and enhancement of such content, as well as in the
content original to it. You may not modify, publish, transmit,
participate in the transfer or sale, create derivative works, or in
any way exploit, any of the content, in whole or in part except as
provided in these Terms. See the Copyright
notice on our Site.
You may download information from the Site for your own personal
use only. Except as otherwise expressly permitted under copyright
law, no copying, redistribution, retransmission, publication or
commercial exploitation of downloaded material will be permitted
without our express permission and that of the copyright owner. In
the event of any permitted copying, redistribution or publication
of copyright material, no changes in or deletion of author
attribution, trademark legend or copyright notice shall be made.
You acknowledge that you do not acquire any ownership rights by
downloading copyright material.
The University of Hull TM and Hull
UniversityTM and our logos on this site are trade names
of The University of Hull
Limited. You may not use those names without our consent.
We provide hypertext links to other sites are operated by other
people. Using such a link means you are leaving our Site and we
take no responsibility for, and give no warranties, guarantees or
representations in respect of linked sites.
4. Our Liability
We provide most information on this Site free of any access
charge. Where not charged for the information provided on the Site
is provided on the basis of no liability for the information given.
Where we provide a chargeable service to you we accept liability
for direct loss arising from our not having used reasonable skill
and care in the provision of such services up to the price you have
paid us in any year, in the year of claim.
In no event shall we be liable to you for, in the case of
non-chargeable services any direct, and for both chargeable and
non-chargeable services any indirect or consequential loss, loss of
profit, revenue or good will arising from your use of the Site or
information on the Site. Subject as provided below, all terms
implied by law are excluded.
We accept liability for death or personal injury caused by
negligence or responsibility for fraudulent misrepresentation that
cannot, under English law, be excluded.
The information on the Site is not intended to address your
particular requirements. Such information does not constitute any
form of advice or recommendation by us and is not intended to be
relied upon by you in making (or refraining from making) any
specific investment, or other, decisions. You should take your own
If you make an arrangement with anyone named or connection with
the Site this is at your sole risk.
Where the information on the Site consists of pricing or
performance data, the data has been obtained from reports,
periodicals, and similar sources which we believe to be reliable.
However we do not guarantee data computations.
See also our Disclaimer/Warning.
5. Barring from the Site
We reserve the right to bar users from the Site, on a permanent
or temporary basis at our discretion. Any such user shall be
notified and must not then attempt to use the Site under any other
name or through any other user.
6. Legal Jurisdiction and Dispute Resolution
English law shall apply to these terms, notwithstanding the
jurisdiction where you are based. You irrevocably agree that the
courts of England shall have exclusive jurisdiction to settle any
dispute which may arise out of, under, or in connection with these
Terms and for those purposes irrevocably submit all disputes to the
jurisdiction of the English courts. The place of performance shall
We make no warranty or guarantee that the Site or information
available over it complies with laws other than those of
Any formal legal notices should be sent to us at the address at
the end of these Terms by email confirmed by post.
Failure by us to enforce a right does not result in waiver of
You may not assign or transfer your rights under this
Nothing in these Terms is intended to, nor shall it, confer any
benefit on a third party whether under the Contracts (Rights of
Third Parties) Act 1999 or otherwise.
We may amend these Terms at any time by posting a variation on
8. Further Information
Further information on these conditions or any queries on them
can be obtained from:
The Legal Officer,
The University of Hull,
Telephone: (+44) (0)1482 465831
Facsimile: (+44) (0)1482 465997