PLEASE READ THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS CAREFULLY AS THEY CONTAIN IMPORTANT INFORMATION ABOUT YOUR RIGHTS AND OBLIGATIONS WHEN USING ESPC.COM ("this Site").
ESPC (UK) Ltd is a company registered under the Companies Acts in Scotland (Registered Number SC203585), and has its registered office at 90A George Street, Edinburgh, Midlothian EH2 3DF. Our VAT number is 865 7972 59. By virtue of browsing or accessing any pages on this Site, you will be deemed to have accepted the terms and conditions set out on this page, as amended from time to time. If you do not agree to be bound by these terms, you may not use this Site.
The copyright and all other intellectual property rights in this Site (including all database rights, trademarks, service marks, trading names, text, graphics, code, files and links) belong to ESPC (UK) Ltd or our licensor(s).You may download material from this Site for personal use only. Except as expressly permitted in these terms and conditions, users are not permitted to copy, transmit, modify, republish, store (in whole or in part), frame, pass-off or link to any material or information on or downloaded from this Site without the prior written consent of ESPC (UK) Ltd.
The pages on ESPC (UK) Ltd's website contain general information based on Scots law and although ESPC (UK) Ltd endeavours to ensure that all information supplied on the pages of this Site are accurate, no representation or warranty of any kind is given with regard to their veracity, accuracy or completeness, and the information should not be relied upon. The details on this Site are intended for information only, and are not intended to provide formal legal or other professional advice. The details of the properties available on this Site are provided to us by our member Solicitor Estate Agents for your information only. We cannot verify these details and therefore make no warranties or representations as to their accuracy or completeness. If you rely on these details, you do so at your own risk. Users should always seek appropriate legal advice from a suitably qualified legal or other professional adviser before taking, or refraining from taking, any action and ESPC (UK) Ltd does not accept liability for any loss or consequential loss, however arising, brought about as a result of a person acting, or refraining from acting, on material viewed on any page of this Site.
Whilst we endeavour to ensure that any material available for downloading from this Site is not contaminated in any way, we do not warrant that such material will be free from infection, viruses and/or similar code. We will not be liable for any failures due to software or Internet errors or unavailability, or any other circumstances beyond our reasonable control.
This Site contains links to websites operated by third parties. We have no control over their individual content. We therefore make no warranties or representations as to the accuracy or completeness of any of the information appearing in relation to any linked websites. The links are for your convenience only. We do not recommend any products or services advertised on those websites. If you decide to access any third party website linked from this Site, you do so at your own risk.
You must not misuse our system or this Site. In particular, you must not hack into, circumvent security or otherwise disrupt the operation of our system and this Site, or attempt to carry out any of the foregoing.
You must not include links to this Site in any other website without our prior written consent. In particular (but without limiting the foregoing) you must not include in any other website any "deep link" to any page on this Site other than the home page at www.espc.com without our prior written consent.
You must not use or attempt to use any automated program (including, without limitation, any spider or other web crawler) to access our system or this Site, or to search, display or obtain links to any part of this Site, other than the home page at www.espc.com, without our prior written consent. Any such use or attempted use of an automated program shall be a misuse of our system and this Site. Obtaining access to any part of our system or this Site by means of any such automated programs is strictly prohibited.
To receive details of properties by email you must submit an online registration form to us. If we accept your application for registration, we will confirm this by sending you an activation email. Each registration is for a single user only. You may not share your username and password with any other person nor with multiple users on a network. You accept sole responsibility for all use of and for keeping secret any account ID and password that may have been given to you or chosen by you for use on this Site. You will notify us immediately of any unauthorised use of them or any other breach of security of this Site of which you become aware.
APPLICABLE LAW AND JURISDICTION
Information appearing on these pages is provided in accordance with, and subject to, Scots law. In this respect, the courts of Scotland will have exclusive jurisdiction over all claims or disputes arising in relation to, out of, or in connection with ESPC (UK) Ltd's website or its use. © 2011 ESPC (UK) Ltd.
We are committed to protecting your privacy. This policy explains how and for what purposes we use the information collected about you via www.espc.com ("this Site"). By using this Site and any services we offer via this Site, you are agreeing to be bound by this policy in respect of the information collected about you via this Site.
If you have any queries or comments about the policy, our use of your personal information or wish to unsubscribe from messages from us, please get in touch writing to The Data Protection Officer at 90a George Street, Edinburgh, EH2 3ES.
In general, we use the information we collect about you to:
improve the features and services we offer
support our own marketing and promotion efforts
keep you informed with information relevant to your interests
provide information services to relevant third parties
PERSONAL INFORMATION COLLECTED
When you visit, register or use the services on this Site, you may be asked to provide certain information about yourself, including your name and your contact details. We may also collect information about how you use this Site including your searches and the properties and pages you look at. Finally, we may also collect information from any correspondence that you have with us. Collectively, we refer to this as "Your Information". All of the forms where you might enter personal information on our Site have tick box options to enable you to specify your consent or otherwise to our use of Your Information.
Your Information will enable us to supply the services and features that you have requested. We may aggregate the information to identify patterns which we can use in our marketing and to help us develop, administer, support and improve our services and features.
We may use Your Information to contact you for your views on our services and to notify you occasionally about important changes or developments to this Site or our services. Where you have consented, we may also use Your Information to contact you with details about any other products or services we or our partners or advertisers offer that may be of interest to you. Where you have consented to being contacted by third parties, we may make Your Information available to them. If you change your mind about being contacted in the future, please contact us here and tell us.
If you register with us, we save the details you provide and use them to enable us to personalise the service we offer to you. You can update your details at any time via the site.
If you register with us and save properties you are interested in, we can identify which properties you have saved. We may aggregate these details to indicate how many users have saved a particular property, but we will not make available to third parties any personal data relating to which users have saved which properties.
If you register with us, save searches and/or use the property alerts feature to receive notification when new properties matching your criteria are added to this Site, we record the settings you use and which properties have been sent to you. We do not make any information about any property that has been sent to you available to our advertisers or third parties without your prior consent.
We are not responsible for the privacy policies and practices of any other websites, even if you access them using links from this Site or if you can access this Site or use our services from them. We therefore recommend that you check the policy of each site that you visit and make sure that you are comfortable with the terms of such policies before providing any personal information.
If you have consented on your "my profile" page, the appropriate form, or in conversation with us; we may provide any of Your Information to carefully screened third parties to contact you regarding products or services that we think may be of interest to you. If you change your mind about being contacted by these third parties in the future, please contact us here and tell us.
If our business enters into a joint venture with or is sold to or merged with another business entity, Your Information may be disclosed to our new business partners or owners. If we offer or supply a service to you that is provided on our behalf by a third party we may have to pass Your Information to them in order to deliver the service. By using this site you consent to us providing Your Information to the third parties licensed by us to provide such services. We may also use third parties to provide services on our behalf which may include processing (but not using themselves) Your Information e.g. to complete partial addresses or to augment the information we hold about you. In either case, we will not pass your data to anyone who is not also registered with the Information Commissioner's Office and subject to the provisions of the Data Protection Act unless exempt by law. We will not otherwise disclose, sell or distribute Your Information to any third party without your permission unless we are required to do so by law.
Access to, changing or removing the information we hold
Registered users of this Site can update their information, change settings or cancel their membership on their "my profile" page. Non-registered and registered users of this Site can request we provide them with a copy of the personally identifiable information we hold by contacting us here. You may ask us to make any necessary changes to ensure that such information is accurate and kept up-to-date. We may charge a small administration fee to cover the data search, preparation and delivery.
Cookies and tracking
Like many websites, we use "cookies" to enable us to personalise your visits to this website, simplify the signing-in procedure, keep track of your preferences and to track the usage of this website
Changes to the policy
We may change this policy from time to time as we add new services or features or in response to changes in the law or our commercial arrangements. Any changes to this policy will be posted on this Site.