LEGAL & REGULATORY & TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE

1. TIERNEY IP

Tierney IP is the trading name of Tigurnmas Ltd, a company incorporated in Ireland under No 588263.

2. ACCEPTANCE OF TERMS

Your access to and use of this website (“the Website”) which is owned and operated by Tierney IP is subject exclusively to these Terms and Conditions. You will not use the Website for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these Terms and Conditions. By using the Website you accept fully the terms, conditions and disclaimers contained in this notice. If you do not accept these Terms and Conditions you must immediately stop using the Website.

By using, or continuing to use, the Website, you consent that we can store and access cookies on your computer or other device which you use to access the Website. Please refer to “Use of Cookies” below.

3. INFORMATION ON WEBSITE

All information on the Website (including any options expressed) is for general information purposes only. It is not intended to be and should not be relied on as, legal or other professional advice when making or refraining from making, any decision. Tierney IP will not be liable for any indirect or consequential loss or damage whatsoever (including without limitation loss of business, opportunity, data or profits) arising out of or in connection with your reliance of information on the Website. Please contact Niall Tierney if you require advice on a specific issue.

4. CHANGES TO WEBSITE

Tierney IP reserves the right to:

Change or remove (temporarily or permanently) the Website or any part of it without notice and you confirm that Tierney IP shall not be liable to you for any such change or removal; and

Change, update or amend these Terms and Conditions at any time, any your continued use of the Website following any changes shall be deemed to be your acceptance of such change. It is therefore your responsibility to check the Terms and Conditions regularly for any changes.

5. LINKS TO THIRD PARTY WEBSITES

The Website may include links to third party websites that are controlled and maintained by others. Any link to other websites is not an endorsement of such websites and you acknowledge and agree that we are not responsible for the content or availability of any such sites. These websites should have their own privacy policies which you should check. We do not accept any responsibility or liability for their policies whatsoever as we have no control over them.

You may not link or frame the Website to any other website without our prior written consent.

6. INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

All copyright, trade marks and all other intellectual property rights in the website and its content (including without limitation the Website design, text, graphics, and all software, and source codes connected with the Website) are owned by, or licensed to, Tierney IP  or otherwise used by Tierney IP as permitted by law.

In accessing the Website you agree that you will access the content solely for your personal, non commercial use. None of the content may be downloaded, copied, reproduced, transmitted, stored, sold or distributed without the prior written consent of Tierney IP. This excludes the downloading, copying and/or printing of pages of the Website for personal, non-commercial use on condition that such (i) copies are provided free of charge, (ii) are accurate and not misleading, (iii) the copies acknowledge Tierney IP as the source of the materials and include Tierney IP’s website address, (iv) are for the recipient’s personal, non-commercial use, and (v) the recipient of the copies is informed that conditions (i) to (v) apply to them.

7. PRIVACY

In operating the Website we may collect and process the following data about you:

Details of your visits to the Website and the resources that you access, including, but not limited to, traffic data, location data, weblogs and other communication data;

Information that you provide by filling in forms on the Website;

Information provided to us when you communicate with us for any reason.

Use of Cookies:

A cookie is a small piece of data stored on and accessed by your device when you visit a website. The cookie allows a website, including the Website, to identify your visit from other users.

The Website may use the following cookies for the reasons mentioned below:

  • Performance Cookies (for example Google Analytics) – these cookies collect information about how visitors to the Website use the Website, including the number of visitors to the Website, details of where the visitor has come to the Website from, the pages of the Website they have visited and the number of times they have visited the Website. This information is used for statistical purposes so that we can improve the Website and does not identify any personal details
  • Functionality Cookies (for example ASP.Net) – these cookies allow the Website to remember choices you make (such as your user name, the language you may choose to read text presented on the Website or the region you are in) and provide enhanced, more personal features. These cookies can also be used to remember changes you have made to text size, fonts and other parts of the web pages of the Website that you customise. They may also be used to provide services you have asked for such as commenting on a blog or watching a video. The information these cookies collect is anonymous and they cannot track your browsing activity on other websites
  • Flash Cookies – we may use software applications, such as Adobe Flash Player, to present text, graphics or other images or sound. Flash Cookies are used to identify if your browser will allow such content to run properly on your computer or other device that you use to access the Website.
  • For system administration reasons, we may, where possible, collect data such as your IP address, operating system and the kind of browser you use.

You can decline to accept cookies by changing the settings on your internet browser.  If you want to refuse to accept cookies, please refer to your browser’s “Help” section or visit www.allaboutcookies.org. Please note that if you choose to decline cookies you may be unable to access particular parts or features of the Website.

Use of information:

The information that we collect and store relating to you may be used for the following purposes:

To improve the manner in which you see and interact with the Website;

To provide you with information requested from us. To provide marketing and other information which we feel may be of interest to you, where you have consented to receive such information. We will give you the opportunity to opt out of receiving marketing materials from us.

To notify you about any changes to our Website, such as improvements or service/product changes, that may affect our service.

If you are an existing customer, we may contact you with information about goods and services similar to those which were the subject of a previous sale to you.

Storing Your Personal Data:

We may transfer data that we collect from you to locations outside of the European Economic Area for processing and storing. Also, it may be processed by staff operating outside European Economic Area who work for us or for one of our suppliers. By submitting your personal data, you agree to this transfer, storing and processing. We will take all reasonable steps to make sure that your data is treated securely and in agreement with this Privacy Policy.

The transmissions of information via the internet is not completely secure and therefore we cannot guarantee the security of data sent to us electronically and transmission of such data is therefore entirely at your own risk. Where we have given you (or where you have chosen) a password so that you can access certain parts of our site, you are responsible for keeping this password confidential.

Disclosing Your Information:

We will not disclose your personal information to third parties except:

Where we are required to disclose your information by law or regulation; or to safeguard the rights, property or safety of Tierney IP, its clients or others;

To assist fraud protection and minimize credit risk;

Where Tierney IP’s business and/or our assets is merged with, or acquired by, a third party.

8. DISCLAIMERS AND LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

The Website is provided on an “AS IS” and “AS AVAILABLE” basis without any representation or endorsement made and without warranty of any kind whether expressed or implied, including but not limited to the implied warranties or satisfactory quality, fitness for a particular purpose, timeliness, non infringement, compatibility, security and accuracy.

To the extent permitted by law, Tierney IP will not be liable for any indirect or consequential loss or damage whatever (including without limitation loss of business, opportunity, data, profits) arising out of or in connection with the use of the Website.

Tierney IP makes no warranty that the functionality of the Website will be uninterrupted or error free that defects will be corrected or that the Website or the server that makes it available are free of viruses or anything else which may be harmful or destructive.

9. SEVERANCE

If any of these Terms and Conditions should be determined to be invalid, illegal or an unenforceable for any reason by any court of competent jurisdiction then such Term or Condition shall be severed and the remaining Terms and Conditions shall survive and remain in full force and effect and continue to be binding and enforceable.

10. GOVERNING LAW

These Terms and Conditions shall be governed and construed in accordance with the law of Ireland and you hereby submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Irish courts.