Terms and Conditions

Terms of Use

Welcome to www.bsna.co.uk. This website is owned by The British Specialist Nutrition Association Limited (“BSNA”), company number is 06438536, registered in the United Kingdom. Our registered address is 10 Bloomsbury Way, London, WC1A 2SL, England.

The terms 'BSNA' or 'us' or 'we' or ‘our’ refers to BSNA Ltd, the owner of the website. The term 'you' refers to the user or viewer of our website.

This page informs you of our terms and conditions, and our policies regarding the collection, use and disclosure of data we receive from users of our website.

If you continue to browse and use this website, you are agreeing to comply with and be bound by the following terms of use, which govern BSNA’s relationship with you in relation to this website. If you disagree with any part of these terms of use, please do not use our website.

The use of this website is subject to the following terms:

Information

The information and data contained in the pages of this website is for your general information and use only. It is provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis. It has not been compiled to meet specific individual requirements and it is your responsibility to satisfy yourself prior to using the information and data that it is suitable for your purposes. Please note that it is subject to change without notice.

BSNA will take reasonable care to ensure that the information and content on the website is accurate, complete, up to date, available and does not infringe any third party rights. However we cannot guarantee that this will always be the case. Neither we nor any third parties provide any warranty or guarantee as to the accuracy, timeliness, performance, completeness or suitability of the information and materials found or offered on this website for any particular purpose. You acknowledge that such information and materials may contain inaccuracies or errors and we expressly exclude liability for any such inaccuracies or errors to the fullest extent permitted by law.

This website may also include links to other websites. These links are provided for your convenience to assist you in gaining further information. They do not signify that we endorse the website(s). We have no responsibility, and provide no warranty whatsoever, for the accuracy, effectiveness, timeliness and/or suitability of any of the information or content contained in the linked website(s).

Liability

In no event shall BSNA be liable for any damages whatsoever resulting from loss of use, data or profits, whether in an action of contract, negligence or other tortious action, arising out of or in connection with the use of information available from its website.

In no event shall BSNA be liable for any damage to your computer equipment or software which may occur on account of your access to or use of the site, or your downloading of materials, data, text, or images from the website, whether caused by a virus, bug or otherwise.

Privacy and Cookie Policy

This Privacy and Cookie Policy is applicable to the processing of personal data of users of the website by BSNA. However, apart from cookies, we do not process any of your personal data through our website.

By using our website you may be directed to other websites. The respective terms of use and privacy and cookie policies of those sites apply to your use of those sites.

Like many site operators, we collect information that your browser sends whenever you visit our website ("Log Data"). This Log Data may include information such as your computer's Internet Protocol ("IP") address, browser type, browser version, the pages of our website you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages and other statistics. This is used to see how often you visit our website, and how you navigate through it.  This information may be used by us to improve the content and layout of our website. Any statistical data will be used as aggregated data, and not on an individual basis. We may use third party services such as Google Analytics to collect, monitor and analyse this information. 

We use cookies, small text files which are stored on the hard drive of your computer, to collect information about your internet usage. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer's hard drive. They help us to improve our website and to deliver a better and more personalised service. They enable us:

·   to store information about your preferences, and to allow us to customise our website according to your individual interests;

·   to speed up your searches;

·   to recognise you when you return to our website.

You may delete and block cookies from our website by activating the setting on your browser which allows you to refuse the setting of cookies. However, if you select this setting you may have to manually adjust some preferences every time you visit our website and some services and functionalities may not work.

We use your personal data only for providing and improving our website. By using our website, you agree to the collection and use of data in accordance with this policy. Our Privacy Policy fully complies with the Data Protection Act 1998 and we will, within reason, ensure that your data is secure and monitored with regard to access, both internally and externally.

This Privacy Policy is effective as of 1 October 2016 and will remain in effect except with respect to any changes in its provisions in the future, which will be effective immediately after being posted on this page. We reserve the right to update or change our Privacy Policy at any time. Your continued use of our website after we post any modifications to the Privacy Policy on this page will constitute your acknowledgement of the modifications and your consent to abide and be bound by the modified Privacy Policy.

Security

Although we do not process your personal data through this website, we have taken the appropriate technical and organisational security measures against loss or unlawful processing of data. To this purpose we use several security techniques including secure servers, firewalls and encryption.

Intellectual Property

British Specialist Nutrition Association. All rights reserved.

All copyright and other intellectual property rights in all text, images and other materials on our website are the property of BSNA or are included with the permission of the relevant owner.

You are permitted to browse this website, reproduce extracts by way of printing, downloading to a hard disk or for the purposes of distribution to other individuals. This may only to be done on the proviso that you  keep intact all our intellectual property and other proprietary notices. No reproduction of any part of this website may be sold or distributed for commercial gain nor shall it be modified or incorporated in any other work, publication or website.

The logos and characters displayed on this website belong to BSNA. Any trademarks reproduced in this website that are not our property, or licensed to us, are acknowledged on the website.

Nothing contained on this website should be construed as granting any license or right to use any information or intellectual property displayed on this website. Your use/misuse of the any other trademarks displayed on this website, or on any other content on this website, except as provided for in these Terms of Use, is prohibited. BSNA will enforce its intellectual property rights to the fullest extent of the law if needs be.

Prohibited Activity

You are prohibited from doing any act that BSNA in its absolute discretion may deem to be inappropriate and/or would be deemed to be an unlawful act or is prohibited by any laws applicable to this website including but not limited to:

·   Any act that would constitute a breach of either the privacy (including uploading private information without the concerned individual's consent) or any other of the legal rights of individuals;

·   Using this website to defame or libel BSNA or any of its members, their consultants and employees or other individuals or acting in such a way that brings into disrepute any of their good names;

·   Uploading files that contain viruses that may cause damage to the property of BSNA or the property of other individuals; and

·   Posting or transmitting to this website any non–authorised material including but not limited to material that is in our opinion likely to cause annoyance, detrimental to or in violation of BSNA or its members or any third party´s systems or network security, defamatory, racist, obscene, threatening, pornographic or otherwise unlawful.

Governing Law

Your use of this website and any dispute arising out of such use shall be governed by the laws of England and Wales.

If any provision of these Terms of Use is held to be unlawful, invalid or unenforceable, that provision shall be deemed severed and the validity and enforceability of the remaining provisions shall not be affected.