Star Pubs & Bars Website Terms of Use

 

ACCESSIBILITY STATEMENT

 

Star Pubs & Bars Limited is committed to making its website fully accessible. Using the guidelines set out by the W3C (World Wide Web Consortium) we aim to have our website conform to a WAI (Website Accessibility Initiative) rating of ‘A’.

 

  1. Website Accessibility Options. The Star Pubs & Bars website has the following features built into it which will help us to maintain a high level of accessibility that will comply to W3C WAI ‘A’ standards. 1. CSS & HTML markup complies with W3C guidelines up to priority. 2. A hidden ‘jump to content’ link is used allowing the user to skip over the main navigation directly to the main content of the page.

 

  1. Browser Accessibility Options. It is useful to note that you can also use your browser options to change the layout of the website you are viewing. Generally, depending on the browser you are using you can change things like text size, colours and sometimes even upload your own style sheet. The following guidelines explain how to do this with the most commonly used browsers.

 

Internet Explorer: Internet Explorer has a wide range of accessible options.

 

Changing the Text Size:

 

View > Text Size

Choose between – ‘Largest’, ‘Larger’, ‘Medium’, ‘Smaller’ and ‘Smallest’

 

Other formatting styles:

 

Tools > Internet Options > General.

Choose between – ‘Colors’, ‘Languages’, ‘Fonts’ and ‘Accessibility’

Colors – Allows you to choose the colours of to be used for Text, Background and Links

Languages – Allows you to add different languages to your browser to read the website

Fonts – Allows you to change the font for any font that is not styled or specified on the website

Accessibility – Gives formatting options allowing you to ignore specified Colours, Font Styles or Font Sizes. Also allows you to format pages using your own style sheet.

 

Firefox: Firefox has the following options.

 

Changing the Text Size:

 

View > Text Size

Choose between – increase, decrease or normal.

 

Other formatting styles:

 

Select – Tools > Options > Content > Fonts & Colours Box > Advanced – Change formatting of fonts

Select – Tools > Options > Content > Fonts & Colours Box > Colours – Change colours of text, background and links

 

WEBSITE TERMS OF USE

 

Star Pubs & Bars Limited (“Star Pubs & Bars”, “we” or “us”) respects your privacy and recognises your desire to safeguard your personal information. These Terms of Use, along with our Privacy Policy and Cookies Policy, are designed to inform you about the kind of personal information collected on this website (the “Website”), to inform you of the conditions of use of the Website, and how we maintain the security of the Website. Please read the Terms of Use set out below carefully.

 

By using our Website, you acknowledge and agree to the following Terms of Use. If you do not agree to these terms, please do not use this Website.

 

  1. Agreement to terms. These Terms of Use are applicable to the Website, unless explicitly stated otherwise in any particular instance. By entering this Website and indicating your acceptance, you acknowledge and agree that you shall be bound by any revisions to the Terms of Use. We suggest periodically visiting this page of the Website to review these Terms of Use for any changes.

 

  1. Who we are. This Website is operated by Star Pubs & Bars Limited, a company registered in Scotland under company number SC250925 with registered office at 3-4 Broadway Park, South Gyle Broadway, Edinburgh EH12 9JZ. To contact us, please e-mail us through our 'Email Us' link on the Website.

 

  1. No entry for under-aged persons: This Website is intended only for residents in the UK of at least 18 years of age. Do not use this Website if you are younger than 18 and/or not resident in the UK.

 

  1. Collection of Personal Data. You acknowledge and agree that any personal data that you provide and/or we collect when you use this Website shall be processed in accordance with our Privacy Policy and in accordance with relevant data protection laws which include, without limitation, the Data Protection Act 2018 and the EU General Data Protection Regulation 2016/279.

 

  1. Location and Jurisdiction. This Website is controlled and operated by Star Pubs & Bars from its offices in the UK. Star Pubs & Bars makes no representation that material in the Website is appropriate or available for use in other locations. Those who choose to access this Website from other locations do so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with local laws if, and to the extent, that local laws are applicable. These Terms of Use and anything in the Website shall be governed by the laws of England and Wales.

 

  1. Accessing our Site. Access to our Website is permitted on a temporary basis, and we reserve the right to withdraw or amend the service we provide on our Website without notice. From time to time, we may restrict access to some parts of our Website, or our entire Website, even to users who have registered with us. We will not be liable if, for any reason, our Website is unavailable at any time or for any period. You are responsible for making all arrangements necessary for you to have access to our Website. You shall not interfere or attempt to interfere with the operation of the Website or the use thereof by other users, in any way through any means or device, including, but not limited to uploading computer viruses, logic/time bombs, Trojan horses, spamming, hacking, or any other means expressly prohibited by any provision of these Terms of Use.

 

  1. Intellectual Property. This Website contains material which may include but not be limited to audio, graphics, sound and video recordings, charts, text, databases, information, or images of places or people and any names, copyright, registered designs, logos, trademarks and/or service marks (“Materials”) which are owned by or licensed to Star Pubs & Bars (or its group companies) and protected by international copyright, trade mark and other intellectual property laws. By using this Website, you acknowledge and agree that any Materials on this Website, are owned or licensed by Star Pubs & Bars (or its group companies). You shall not be permitted to reproduce, modify, reverse engineer, distribute, exploit, decompile, create derivative works of (or based on) these Materials, or do any other act other than that which is for your own personal use in the UK, or in respect of which Star Pubs & Bars has provided its express prior written consent. Star Pubs & Bars will enforce its intellectual property rights to the fullest extent of the law. Any unauthorised use of these Materials may subject you to penalties or liability for damages including, without limitation, those related to violation of trademarks, copyrights, privacy and passing off.

 

  1. Use of the Website. You warrant that any mandatory information which we ask you to provide pertaining to your use of our Website shall be complete, up to date and accurate and that you shall notify us of any changes to these details where such information is mandatory.

 

  1. Changes. Although the Materials and information on the Website are based on up-to-date information, and while Star Pubs & Bars makes all reasonable efforts to ensure that all content, information and Materials on this Website are correct, accuracy cannot be guaranteed and Star Pubs & Bars makes no warranties or representations of any kind as to its accuracy. If the need arises to update our Website, we may suspend access to our Website, or close it indefinitely.

 

  1. Linking from our Website. Although this Website may be linked to other sites on the internet, Star Pubs & Bars provides such links solely for your convenience, and is not, directly or indirectly, implying any approval, association, sponsorship, endorsement, responsibility or affiliation with the linked site or any content, information or other materials contained therein, unless specifically stated. These links will lead you to sites operated by third parties that operate under different privacy policies and we encourage you to review these privacy policies as we have no control over the information you may submit to those third parties. By entering this Website you acknowledge and agree that Star Pubs & Bars has not reviewed all sites linked to this Website and is not responsible for the content of any off-Website pages. Your linking to or viewing of any off-Website pages or other sites is at your own risk. We disclaim any and all warranties, express or implied, as to the accuracy, legality, reliability, accessibility or validity of any content, information or other materials contained on any other site.

 

  1. Linking to our Website. You may link to our home page only, 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 Website must not be framed on any other site. You must obtain our prior written permission to link any off-homepage pages to your website and we reserve the right to refuse permission at our sole discretion. We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice.

 

  1. Disclaimer. Any use and/or browsing of this Website is performed at your own risk. This Website (including, without limitation, all information, content, materials and functions made available on or through this Website) is provided to you “as is” without further representation or warranty of any kind, either express or implied. To the fullest extent permissible by law with regard to the contents of this Website, Star Pubs & Bars explicitly disclaims and makes no representations or warranties of any kind whatsoever: (a) for the accuracy, merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, title or non-infringement of any content published on or made available through this Website by any visitor to our site or by anyone who may be informed of any of its contents; or (b) that the server or means that you use to access the server that makes this Website available is free of viruses, bugs or other components that may infect, harm or cause damage to your computer equipment, network connections or any other property when you access, browse, download from or otherwise use this Website.

 

  1. Limitation of Liability. Under no circumstances, including but not limited to Star Pubs & Bars’ negligence, will Star Pubs & Bars, Star Pubs & Bars’ group companies or any third party involved in creating, producing, hosting or delivering this Website, be liable for: (a) any losses, costs or expenses of any kind (including, without limitation, legal fees, expert fees or other disbursements); or (b) any damages whatsoever, whether direct, indirect, incidental, consequential, special, punitive or of any other kind or nature; whether arising out of or through your access to, the use of or browsing of this Website, or through your downloading of any materials, including, without limitation, anything caused by any viruses, bugs, human action or inaction, failure or malfunction of any computer system, phone line, hardware or software programs, or any other errors, failures or delays in computer transmissions or network connections, or otherwise, even if Star Pubs & Bars has been advised of the possibility of such losses or damages or the same is considered reasonably foreseeable. This does not affect our liability for death or personal injury arising from our negligence, nor our liability for fraudulent misrepresentation, nor any other liability which cannot be excluded or limited under applicable law. Star Pubs & Bars further assumes no responsibility, and will not be liable for, any loss or corruption of data on account of your access to, use of, or browsing of the Website, or your downloading of any Materials from the Website. In no event shall Star Pubs & Bars’ total liability to you for all damages, losses and causes of action (whether arising in contract, tort or otherwise) exceed the amount paid by you, if any, for access to the Website.

 

  1. Indemnification. You agree to indemnify, defend and hold Star Pubs & Bars and each of its agents, directors, employees, information providers, licensors and licensees, officers, parents, subsidiaries and affiliates (collectively “Indemnified Parties”) harmless from and against any and all liability and costs (including, without limitation, legal fees and costs) incurred by the Indemnified Parties in connection with any claim arising out of any breach by you of these Terms of Use. You will cooperate as fully as reasonably required in Star Pubs & Bars’ defence of any such claim. Star Pubs & Bars reserves the right, at its own expense, to assume the exclusive defence and control of any matter subject to indemnification by you. In no event shall you settle any such matter without the express prior written consent of Star Pubs & Bars.

 

  1. Reporting Intellectual Property. Star Pubs & Bars respects the intellectual property rights of others. It is our policy not to permit materials known by Star Pubs & Bars to infringe another party’s copyright to remain on any portion of the Website. If you believe any materials on any part of the Website infringe a copyright, you should provide Star Pubs & Bars with written notice that at a minimum contains: (a) a physical or electronic signature of a person authorised to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed; (b) identification of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed, or, if multiple copyrighted works at a single online site are covered by a single notification, a representative list of such works; (c) identification of the material claimed to be infringing or to be the subject of infringing activity that that is to be removed or access to which is to be disabled and information reasonably sufficient to permit Star Pubs & Bars to locate the material; (d) information reasonably sufficient to permit Star Pubs & Bars to contact you, such as an address, telephone number and, if available, an electronic mail address; (e) a statement that you have a good faith belief that use of the material in the manner complained of is not authorised by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law; and (f) a statement that the information in the notification is accurate, and under penalty of perjury, that you are authorised to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.

 

  1. General Provisions. These Terms of Use together with our Privacy Policy and Cookie Policy set forth the entire understanding and agreement between you and Star Pubs & Bars with respect to the Website and your use thereof. You agree that Star Pubs & Bars may transfer its rights and obligations under these Terms of Use to another person without consent. You acknowledge that any other agreements between you and Star Pubs & Bars with respect to the Website, if any, are superseded and of no force or effect. If any provision of these Terms of Use shall be deemed unlawful, void or unenforceable for any reason, then such provision will be deemed severable from these Terms of Use and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions.

 

Questions or Comments

If you have any further questions or comments regarding our Terms of Use, Privacy Policy or Cookie Policy, please send us an e-mail with your questions or comments through our “Contact Us/Get in Touch” page.

 

These Terms of Use were last updated in September 2019