Terms of use

About these terms of use
These kinds of terms of use (together with the documents referenced to in it) tells you the terms of use on which you may make use of our website (“our site”).

Please read these terms carefully before you start using our site, as these will apply to your use of our site and form a legal agreement in your way on the path to us in relation to your access and use of our site. Simply by accessing our site you are deemed to possess accepted these terms of use and you agree to comply with them. If you do not agree to them you must not use our site.

These terms of use refer to our Privacy Policy which also applies to your use of our site. Our Privacy Policy sets out the terms on which we process any personal data we acquire from you, or that you provide to us. By using our site, you consent to such processing and warrant that all data provided by you is accurate.

We have tried out to ensure that our site is as accessible as possible. This means that as many people as possible can find the information they need.

About us
The Sage Party plc is a open public limited company registered in the uk and Wales under company registration number 2231246 along with its registered office at North Park, Newcastle on Tyne, NE13 9AA (“Group” or “us” or “we” or “our”).

Please see our Contact Us area for more information.

Changes to the terms of use and our site
We all may change these terms of use from time to time and when we do, we will always update the terms of use on our site, so please try to read them frequently to see any updates or changes. If you continue to use our site after any changes are made, you are deemed to have accepted them. These terms of use were previous updated on 14 November 2013.

We may upgrade our site from time to time, and could change the content at any time. Our site is intended to be useful and informative, however, please note that although we take steps to ensure all information we provide on our site is accurate and up to date at the time of the last update, we do not promise that it will be proper and complete or clear of errors or omissions at any moment, and we are under no obligation to upgrade it.

We will try to ensure our site is always available to you but we have to be realistic and so do not promise or guarantee that our site or any content into it will be consistently available. From time to time, we may restrict use of some or all parts of our own site and we may suspend, withdraw, discharge or change all or part of our site without notice. We will not be prone to you if for any reason our site is not available at any time or for any period.

We all also do not guarantee that your use of our own site will be uninterrupted or error-free, or our site and server will be free from assault (e. g. viruses). We all recommend that you make use of your own appropriate virus looking at software.

Please note that the content of this site will not constitute an invitation to invest in shares of The Sage Group plc. Our site includes claims that are forward-looking in nature, which involve known and unknown risks, questions and other factors that could cause the actual results, performance or achievements from the Sage Group plc to be materially different from any future results, performance or achievements expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements.

Any information comprised on this site for the price at which shares or other securities in The Sage Group plc have been bought or sold in the past, or on the yield on such shares or other securities, should not be relied on as a guide to future performance.

Suitable use of our site
Our company is pleased to provide our site to you for use but you must use our site within an acceptable way. We all take steps to ensure it is available to allowed users, including disabled users.

It truly is impossible to provide an exhaustive listing of precisely what constitutes acceptable and undesirable use of our own site. Within general we will not tolerate any use of our site which problems or will probably damage our reputation, the or ethics of our site or which causes us or threatens to cause all of us to incur any legal, tax or regulatory responsibility.

We want to make our site a safe and rewarding experience, so we have set out more detail and some good examples on unacceptable use below.

As you might expect, you may only use our site for lawful purposes. For example, you must not use our site:

In any way that breaches any appropriate local, national or international law or regulation;
Within any way that is unlawful or fraudulent, or has any unlawful or fraudulent purpose or result;
To send any unsolicited or unauthorised advertising or marketing or any other form of unsolicited marketing communications (spam); or
To transfer any data, send or upload any material that contains any harmful programs, such as viruses, Trojan viruses horses, worms or time bombs.
You also acknowledge not to:

Reproduce, copy, copy or re-sell any part of our site; or
Access without authority, interfere with, damage or disrupt our site, or any related equipment, system or software.
We also ask that you conform to any relevant notices, policies and terms imposed by third parties whose websites, products or services you access through our site.

Interactive services
We may from time to time provide interactive services on our site. If we do provide any interactive service, we will provide clear information to you about the kind of service offered.

We all will do our best to identify any possible risks to our users from third parties where each uses any interactive service provided on our site, and we will choose in each case whether it is appropriate to utilize moderation of the relevant service (including what kind of moderation to use) in light of those risks. However, we are under no obligation to oversee, monitor or modest any interactive service we provide on our site.

If we decide to moderate or monitor an interactive service, we will normally provide you with a means to contact the moderator, should you need to do so.

Our interactive services are not intended for use by children. Moms and dads and guardians should not permit their children to utilize our interactive services, as these are only intended for use by businesses.

In case you use our active services, you will also need to comprehend and comply with our content standards below.

Content Standards
In case you contribute material to your site, you agree that any material you contribute will:

Comply with all applicable laws and regulations;
Be factually accurate and will represent genuinely placed belief or opinion;
Not really be defamatory, offensive, hateful or inflammatory; and
Not really infringe confidentiality, or any copyright or other intellectual property rights of another person or third celebration.
You also agree and consent that we can use any content that you contribute to our site whenever and wherever we think appropriate, including in any publications or marketing materials.

We will not be responsible, or responsible to any third celebration, for the content or accuracy of any content posted by you or any other user of our site.

Our suspension and termination rights
We hold the right to suspend the use of our site generally or block your access to any part of our own site and/or suspend or terminate your rights to utilize our site or any part of it if we suspect misuse or any breach of these terms of use. We all reserve the right to report any misuse of our own site to any relevant authorities and to our advisors and to take any legal action against you to recover any loss we have suffered due to your actions. We further reserve the right to disclose any evidence we have which relates directly or not directly to misuse.

Links to and from our website
You are permitted to establish links to our site providing you obtain our prior written consent. Links must only be made to the home page of our site and you are not entitled (nor shall you assist others) to set up links from your own website to our site by deep-linking, framework or otherwise, without our prior written consent. We hold the right to withdraw our consent whenever you want at our absolute discretion, and without the need to provide a reason.

Where our site provides links to other websites and resources provided by third parties, these links are supplied for your information only. We now have no control over, and are not responsible for, the content, use by you or availability of those third party websites, for just about any product or services you get through those websites or for the treatment of any personal information you provide to any third party.

The particular products, services and websites of third party providers made available via our site are owned and operated by independent third parties. While we may co-brand these products or services with our own, we do not endorse those products or services or warrant the accuracy or reliability of any information provided to you by such third parties. Specifically, we do not warrant or make certain that you will be satisfied with the products and/or services supplied by third parties and you should make in any way enquiries you feel are necessary before proceeding with any such transactions.

In the event you access and use other Sage websites or microsites from our site for example The Sage Enterprise Index microsite, separate terms will apply to your use of such site. Therefore please ensure you read and agree to any such separate terms before using other Sage sites and microsites.

Mental property rights
The design and content of our site, and the material posted into it, is protected by copyright and is owned by us and our licensors. All such rights are reserved. We and our licensors retain the exclusive right to authorise or prohibit the immediate or indirect, short-term or long term reproduction of our site by any means and in any form, in whole or in part, and to make our site available to the open public, and to distribute any copyright protected material inside our site (including without limit, any online software or courses). You agree never to duplicate, adapt, alter or create any derivative work from any material on our site, or to restrict or inhibit the use or enjoyment of our site by other people.

We own various trademarks and registered art logos (the “marks”). You might not exactly use these marks, and any third party art logos that appear on our site, other than as allowed by prior written driving licence from us, the licensor or for legal reasons. In particular, but without limitation, you might not exactly use the signifies as meta-tags nor may you sponsor them in search engines. All goodwill in your legitimate use of the marks shall accrue to us. Make sure you notify us immediately if you become aware of any infringement of the marks.

All other intellectual property rights in the site are the property of us or our licensors. We may grant you express permissions related to the use of fabric on our site from time to time but except where we achieve this, nothing in these terms or on our site confers any license or right to use any material on our site without the prior written approval of us or our licensors.

Registration and Passwords
We might require you to register before we provide any non-chargeable services via our site. When you register, you agree to provide true, accurate, upwards to date and complete information as required by the relevant registration form made available to you via our site.

If at any time you choose, or we provide you with a password, a user identification code or any other piece of information as part of our security procedures, you must treat such information as confidential. You must not disclose it to a third party.

We all have the right to disable any user recognition code or password, whether chosen by you or allocated by us, at any time, if inside our reasonable view you have failed to comply with any provisions of these terms of use.

If you know or suspect that anyone other than you knows your identification code or pass word, you must promptly inform us via our Make contact with Us page.

We all use cookies on our site (which are small text files that allow our site to “remember” who you are). Further information about cookies, the way we use them to store and access information about you and how you can find dating to reject cookies can be found in our Privacy Policy.

Privacy and your personal information
Our site includes areas where you are requested to input information about yourself. Any personal data you submit to all of us through the site should be subject to the terms of our own Privacy Policy which also forms part of these terms of use.

Exactly what happens if things not go as planned?
We will always try to ensure our site and the material on it satisfies the standards we have promised and that you can use our site as designed in relation to your business. However, as a result of character of our own site and the wide range of information we provide, sometimes things may go wrong. If we have reached fault, we will always attempt to resolve any problems we certainly have caused, but unfortunately we will not compensate you for any loss or damage you might suffer (of any nature and however caused) in connection with:

Our site; or
Your use, inability to use, or results of your use of our site, any websites linked to our site and any materials posted on our site; or
The use of (or any inability to use) any interactive service on our site, if the service is moderated or not.
We assume no responsibility for the content of websites linked to our site. Such links should not be interpreted as endorsed by us. We will not be liable for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of such websites.

To the extent allowed by law, we rule out all conditions, warranties, representations or other terms which can apply to our site or any content on it, whether express or intended.

We will not be liable for any reduction or damage caused by a virus, distributed denial-of-service attack, or other technologically harmful material that could invade your computer equipment, computer programs, data or other proprietary material due to your use of our site or to your downloading of any content on it, or in any website linked to it.

Of course, this does not affect our liability for death or personal injury arising from our negligence or our liability for fraud (including fraudulent misrepresentation) in the unlikely event that this should happen. Or any other liability which we are banned to reduce or exclude at regulation.

If the court or other competent authority regulations that these terms are void or unenforceable in whole or in part, the other terms and the remaining of the void or unenforceable term will still be valid.

If you are a consumer, your legal rights are not affected by these terms.

In case we fail to exercise, or delay in exercising a right or cure provided by these terms of use or by regulation that does not imply we give up those or any other rights or remedies. We reserve the right to exercise those rights or remedies in the future.

These terms and the use of this site and its content shall be governed by and construed in all respects in accordance with English law. We and you agree that the English courts shall have non-exclusive jurisdiction to decide any claims or process associated with these terms or their subject matter.

In case you need to get in touch?
If you wish to contact us about our site or any material into it, please visit our Contact Us page.

Thank you for visiting our site.