Terms and Conditions

Please read these Terms and Conditions carefully before you start to use this website (this “Website”). By using this Website, you indicate that you accept that these Terms and Conditions will apply to your use of this Website and you agree to abide by them. By accepting these Terms and Conditions, you are also agreeing to our Privacy Policy.

If you do not agree to these Terms and Conditions you must immediately cease using this Website.

1. Our Website

1.1 We do not guarantee that this Website, or any content on it, will always be available or be uninterrupted. Access to this Website is permitted on a temporary basis and you acknowledge that we may suspend, withdraw, discontinue or change all or any part of this Website without notice. We will not be liable to you if for any reason this Website is unavailable at any time or for any period.

1.2 You are responsible for making all arrangements necessary for you to have access to this Website and for ensuring that all persons who access this Website through your internet connection are aware of these Terms of Use and any other applicable terms and conditions, and that they comply with them.

2. Your use of material on this Website

2.1 We are the owner or licensee of all intellectual property rights in or contained within this Website and its contents, and the material, trademarks (whether registered or unregistered) and other proprietary information published on it. These works are protected by various intellectual property laws, including copyright and trademark laws. All such rights are reserved.

2.2 You may not copy, modify, republish, transmit, participate in the transfer or sale of, create derivative works from, or in any way exploit, any of the content of this Website, in whole or in part. You may however print or download and use the same strictly for private non-commercial use. Our status (and that of any identified contributors or licensees) as the authors of content on our Website must always be acknowledged.

2.3 If you print off, copy or download or otherwise use any part of this Website in breach of these Terms of Use, your right to use this Website will cease immediately and you must, at our option, return, delete or destroy any copies of the materials you have made.

3. Linking to this Website

3.1 You may link to the home page of this Website or an individual page, provided you do so only for non-commercial purposes and in a way that is fair and legal and does not (and does not seek to) damage our reputation or take advantage of it. You must not establish a link in any way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement of you, your services, your business or otherwise where none exists or without our prior written approval (which we may withhold in our absolute discretion).

3.2 Other than as permitted in this section, you must not systematically or otherwise in an organised manner link in any way (including, but not limited to, deep linking, in-lining or mirroring), frame, embed or scrape any pages or content contained within or on this Website which causes this Website or portions of this Website to be displayed, or appear to be displayed on any other website or in any application, or otherwise pass off the content of this Website as your own.

3.3 If you operate a publicly available internet search engine then to the extent permitted by applicable law you may index and cache pages on this Website and display of snippets from this Website in your search results, provided that:

3.3.1 such search engine (or the relevant part) does not focus specifically or largely on property sales or rentals;

3.3.2 any cached page is displayed by the search engine in full as it appears on this Website; and

3.3.3 we may, at our discretion withdraw or vary such permission at any time in the future and you will promptly remove any links to this Website if we ask you to do so.

4. Linking to or using the material on this Website for other purposes

If you wish to make use of the material on this Website or link to this Website other than as expressly permitted above, please contact us.

5. General information

This Website contains general information about the Firm’s legal services in Scotland. No information in this Website constitutes legal advice, and use of this Website does not establish any professional or client relationship between you and the Firm. Please contact this office for specific legal advice.

6. Third party links and resources on this Website

6.1 We may from time to time link to, or embed content from, third party websites, such as social media sharing tools or mapping websites. We have no responsibility or liability for any such third party websites. It is your responsibility to review any terms of use or other policies applying to any such websites.

6.2 Where this Website contains links to other websites and resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for your information only.

6.3 We have no control over the contents of those other websites or resources.

7. Viruses

7.1 You are responsible for configuring your information technology, computer programmes and operating and/or hardware platforms in order to access this Website. You acknowledge and agree that it is your responsibility to use your own virus protection software. We do not guarantee that this Website will be secure or free from bugs or viruses.

7.2 You must not misuse this Website 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 this Website, the server on which this Website is stored or any server, computer or database connected to this Website. You must not attack this Website via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of service attack. By breaching this provision, you may 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 this Website will cease immediately.

8. Liability

To the fullest extent permitted by law, the Firm shall not be liable to you or any other party for any loss or damage that results from the use of this Website, or reliance upon any information which appears in this Website. The Firm shall have no liability for any errors or omissions in information provided on this Website. The Firm reserves the right to withdraw or amend the service it provides via the Website without notice. The Firm will not be liable if for any reason the Website is unavailable at any time or for any period.

9. Changes to these Terms and Conditions

We amend these Terms and Conditions from time to time. Every time you wish to use this Website, please check these Terms and Conditions to ensure you understand the terms that apply at that time.

10. Governing law

These terms and conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with Scots Law, and you agree that, in the event of any dispute, the matter will be dealt with only by the Scottish courts.


Kim Barclay Solicitors and Estate Agents

9 South Tay Street

Tel: 01382 228722

Fax: 01382 224248

Email: law@kimbarclay.co.uk