Website Terms of Use

(1)        Introduction

These terms of use together with other documents referred to in it govern your use of our website; by using our website (the “Site”) you accept these terms of use in full and agree to be bound by them. If you disagree with these terms of use or any part of these terms of use, you must not use our Site.

(2)        Information about us is a site operated by SFP Metals (UK) Limited ("We").  We are registered in England and Wales under company number 3837012 and have our registered office at Hill House, 1 Little New Street, London, EC4A 3TR.  Our main trading address is 25 Grosvenor Street, London W1K 4QN.  Our VAT number is 749047117.

(3)        Intellectual Property Rights

Unless otherwise stated, We or our licensors own the intellectual property rights in the Site and material on the Site. Those works are protected by copyright laws and treaties around the world. Subject to the licence below, all such rights are expressly reserved.

You may view, download for caching purposes only, and print pages or other downloadable content from the Site for your own personal use, subject to the restrictions set out below and elsewhere in these terms of use. 

You must not:

(a)        republish material from this Site (including republication on another website);

(b)        sell, rent or sub-license material from the Site;

(c)        show any material from the Site in public;

(d)        reproduce, duplicate, copy or otherwise exploit material on our Site for a commercial purpose;

(e)        edit or otherwise modify any material on the Site; or

(f)         redistribute material from this Site.

Our status (and that of any identified contributors) as the authors of material on our Site must always be acknowledged.  If you print off, copy or download any part of our Site in breach of these terms of use, your right to use our Site will cease immediately and you must, at our option, return or destroy any copies of the materials you have made.

(4)        Acceptable use

You must not use our Site in any way that causes, or may cause, damage to the Site or impairment of the availability or accessibility of the Site; or in any way which is unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful, or in connection with any unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful purpose or activity.

You must not conduct any systematic or automated data collection activities (including without limitation scraping, data mining, data extraction and data harvesting) on or in relation to our Site without our express written consent.

You must not use our Site to transmit or send unsolicited commercial communications.

You must not use our Site for any purposes related to marketing without our express written consent.

(5)        Accessing our Site

Access to our Site is permitted on a temporary basis, and We reserve the right to withdraw or amend the service We provide on our site without notice.  We will not be liable if for any reason our Site is unavailable at any time for any period.

From time to time, We may restrict access to some parts of our site, or our entire Site, to users who have registered with us. If We provide you with a user ID and password to enable you to access restricted areas of our Site or other content or services, you must ensure that that user ID and password is kept confidential and not disclose it to any third party.  We have the right to disable any user identification code or password, whether chosen by you or allocated by us, at any time, if in our opinion you have failed to comply with any of the provisions of these terms of use.

You are responsible for making all arrangements necessary for you to have access to our Site.  You are also responsible for ensuring that all persons who access our Site through your internet connection are aware of these terms, and that they comply with them. 

(6)        Reliance on Information Posted

Commentary and other materials posted on our Site are not intended to amount to advice on which reliance should be placed.  We therefore disclaim all liability and responsibility arising from any reliance placed on such materials by any visitor to our Site, or by anyone who may be informed of any of its contents.

(7)        Our Site changes regularly

We aim to update our Site regularly, and may change the content at any time.  If the need arises, We may suspend access to our Site, or close it indefinitely.  Any of the material on our site may be out of date at any given time, and We are under no obligation to update such material.

(8)        Our Liability

We are providing this Site on an 'as is' basis and make no representations or warranties of any kind with respect to this site or its contents and disclaim all such representations and warranties.  In addition, We make no representations or warranties about the accuracy, completeness, or suitability for any purpose of the information and related graphics published in this Site. To the extent permitted by law, SFP, and third parties connected to us hereby expressly exclude:

All conditions, warranties and other terms which might otherwise be implied by statute, common law or the law of equity.

Any liability for any direct, indirect or consequential loss or damage incurred by any user in connection with our site or in connection with the use, inability to use, or results of the use of our site, any Sites linked to it and any materials posted on it, including, without limitation any liability for:

-loss of income or revenue;
-loss of business;
-loss of profits or contracts;
-loss of anticipated savings;
-loss of data;
-loss of goodwill;
-wasted management or office time; and

for any loss or damage of any kind, however arising and whether caused by tort (including negligence), breach of contract or otherwise, even if foreseeable.

This does not affect our liability for death or personal injury arising from our negligence, nor our liability for fraudulent misrepresentation or misrepresentation as to a fundamental matter, nor any other liability which cannot be excluded or limited under applicable law.

(9)        Information about you and your visits to our Site

We process information about you in accordance with our privacy policy.  By using our Site, you consent to such processing and you warrant that all data provided by you is accurate.

(10)        Viruses, Hacking and other offences

You must not misuse our site by knowingly introducing viruses, Trojans, worms, logic bombs or other material which is malicious or technologically harmful.  You must not attempt to gain unauthorised access to our Site, the server on which are site is stored or any server, computer or database connected to our Site.  You must not attack our Site via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of-service attack.

By breaching this provision, you would commit a criminal offence under the Computer Misuse Act 1990.  We will report any such breach 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 Site will cease immediately.

We will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by a distributed denial-of service attack, viruses or other technologically harmful material that may infect your computer equipment, computer programs, data or other proprietary material due to your use of our Site or to your downloading of any material posted on it, or on any website linked to it.

(11)       Links from our Site

Where this Site contains links to other sites and resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for your information only.  The link does not represent any endorsement or recommendation by us and (unless otherwise expressly stated on our site) does not mean that we have any affiliation with the linked Site.  We have no control over the contents of those sites or resources, and accept no responsibility for them or for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them.

(12)       Linking to our Site

You may link to our home page, provided you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it, but you must not establish a link in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on our part where none exists.  You must not establish a link from 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. 

If you wish to make any use of material on our Site other than that set out above, please address your request through the contact form on the contuct us page on the Site.

(13)       Variation

We may revise these terms of use from time-to-time by amending this page.  You are expected to check this page from time to time to take notice of any changes We made, as they are binding on you.  Some of the provisions contained in these terms of use may also be superseded by provisions or notices published elsewhere on our Site. .

(14)       Trade Marks

"SFP" and "SFP METALS (UK) LIMITED GLOBAL INDEPENDENT COBALT SPECIALISTS" (design) are trade marks of SFP Metals (UK) Limited. All other trade marks appearing on this Site belong to their respective owners.

(15)       Severability

If a provision of these terms of use is determined by any court or other competent authority to be unlawful and/or unenforceable, the other provisions will continue in effect.  If any unlawful and/or unenforceable provision would be lawful or enforceable if part of it were deleted, that part will be deemed to be deleted, and the rest of the provision will continue in effect.

(16)       Law and jurisdiction

These terms of use are governed by English law. The English courts will have exclusive jurisdiction over any claim arising from, or related to, a visit to our Site.

Contact SFP Metals:

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