Terms & Conditions


These terms and conditions are important, please read them carefully. By accessing or using any part of the site you are agreeing to be bound by the following terms and conditions of use. If you do not wish to be bound by these terms you may not access or use the site. These terms and conditions of use may be changed from time to time. Your continued access and use of the site will mean that you will agree to be bound by the most current version of the terms and conditions of use. There is no specific time limit applying to your access and use of the site on these terms. However, Brief Counsel Ltd reserves the right to suspend or terminate your access to and use of the site at any time.

If you have any questions relating to these terms and conditions, please contact Brief Counsel Ltd by email at info@briefcounsel.ie or call (01) 6728946.

1. Trademarks

1.1 The domain name www.briefcounsel.ie is registered in the name of Brief Counsel Ltd. You acknowledge that Brief Counsel Ltd's name and logos are trade marks of Brief Counsel Ltd and cannot be used without the prior written consent of Brief Counsel Ltd. All other trademarks cited anywhere on the site are the property of their respective owners.

2. Intellectual property and use of the site

2.1 All material on the site (Content) belongs to Brief Counsel Ltd or its licensors. You may retrieve and display Content on a computer screen and print individual pages on paper and store such pages in electronic form on a disk but not on any server or other storage device connected to a network for your personal non commercial use

2.2 Except as expressly set out in this clause you may not reproduce, modify, store, archive or in any way commercially exploit any of the Content. In particular you may not do any of the following without the prior written consent of Brief Counsel Ltd:

2.2.1 redistribute any of the Content

2.2.2 remove the copyright or trademark notice from any copies of the Content made under these terms.

2.3 Requests to publish and distribute the Content should be addressed to: info@briefcounsel.ie

2.4 The Content is for general information and use only and is not intended to address your particular requirements. In particular the Content does not form any form of advice or recommendation by Brief Counsel Ltd and is not intended to be relied upon. Appropriate independent advice should be obtained in all circumstances.

3. General disclaimer

3.1 Whilst every effort has been made to ensure the high quality and accuracy of the site, Brief Counsel Ltd is providing the site on an "AS IS, AS AVAILABLE" "WITH ALL FAULTS" basis to users. You use the site at your own risk. Brief Counsel Ltd does not give any warranties in respect of the Content, software or services available through the site. All conditions, representations and warranties (express or implied, statutory or otherwise) are excluded to the extent permitted by law including without limitation any implied warranties or conditions as to quality, fitness for purpose and reasonable skill and care.

3.2 Additionally Brief Counsel Ltd makes no warranty that the site is free from infection by viruses or anything else that has contaminating or destructive properties and expressly disclaims liability for any losses or damage so ensuing.

4. External sites

4.1 You may access third party web sites through links contained on the site. Such third party web sites are not under the control of Brief Counsel Ltd and Brief Counsel Ltd is not responsible for the availability of such sites or their content. Any links provided on the site are provided for your interest or convenience only and do not represent or imply any endorsement of such linked sites by Brief Counsel Ltd. You acknowledge that the use of such third party web sites is governed by the terms and conditions of use as applicable to such sites.

4.2 You may place a link from your web site to the site provided you follow the following guidelines:

4.2.1 not replicate the Content;

4.2.2 not create a frame or border environment around the Content;

4.2.3 not in any way imply that Brief Counsel Ltd is endorsing your web site or its products or services;

4.2.4 not present false information about Brief Counsel Ltd;

4.2.5 not use any Brief Counsel Ltd trade marks or intellectual property without prior written consent of Brief Counsel Ltd;

4.2.6 ensure your web site does not include content which would be construed as distasteful, controversial or offensive;

4.2.7 ensure your web site does not infringe any intellectual property or other rights of any third party.

4.3 Brief Counsel Ltd expressly reserves the right to request that any link in breach of these terms and conditions be removed and to take whatever other action it deems appropriate.

5. Privacy Policy

5.1 The information that you provide about yourself to Brief Counsel Ltd will only be used by Brief Counsel Ltd in accordance with its privacy policy statement. This includes:

5.1.1 using your information for the effective administration of the site and to communicate with you; and

5.1.2 the disclosure of your information within Brief Counsel Ltd

5.2 The Privacy Policy Statement does not apply to third party sites.

6. Advertising and sponsorship

6.1 Part of the site may contain advertising and sponsorship. Advertisers and sponsors are responsible for ensuring that materials submitted for inclusion on the site comply with international and national law. Brief Counsel Ltd is not liable for any error or inaccuracy in advertising material.

7. Jurisdiction

7.1 These terms and conditions will be governed by and construed in accordance with Irish law.