This page (together with the documents referred to on it) tells you the terms and conditions on which we supply any of the services listed on our website career-switch.com (our site) to you. Please read these terms and conditions carefully before using any services from our site. You should understand that by using any of our services, you agree to be bound by these terms and conditions.
You should print a copy of these terms and conditions for future reference.
Information About Us and Use of Your Information
1.1 career-switch.com is a site operated by Career Switch Services Limited (we). We are registered in England and Wales under company number 09958865 and with our registered office at 11th Floor Beaufort,15 Botolph Street, London, EC3A 7BB.
Service and Product Availability
By placing an order through our site or over the phone, you warrant that:
3.1.1 You are legally capable of entering into binding contracts;
3.1.2 You are at least 16 years old;
Formation of Contract and Obligations
4.1 Termination by either party in accordance with the rights contained in this agreement shall be without prejudice to any other rights or remedies of that party accrued prior to termination.
4.2 On termination for any reason:
(a) all rights granted to you under this agreement shall cease;
(b) You shall cease all activities authorised by this agreement;
(c) You shall immediately pay to us any sums due to us under this agreement
5.1 We may provide links on our site to the websites of other companies, whether affiliated with us or not. We cannot give any undertaking, that products and/or services you purchase from third party sellers through our site, or from companies to whose website we have provided a link on our site, will be of satisfactory quality, and any such warranties are DISCLAIMED by us absolutely. This DISCLAIMER does not affect your statutory rights against the third party seller.
6.1 Details of your statutory rights may be obtainable by contacting us or by viewing them online at www.dti.gov.uk.
7.1 Ownership of the Products will only pass to you when we receive full payment of all sums due in respect of the services, including delivery charges.
8.1 Prices are liable to change at any time, but changes will not affect orders for services in respect of which we have already sent you an invoice or agreed upon a price in writing.
9.1 We warrant to you that any service purchased from us through our site is of satisfactory quality and reasonably fit for all the purposes for which the services of the kind are commonly supplied.
9.2 Our liability for losses you suffer as a result of us breaking this agreement is strictly limited to the purchase price of the service you purchased.
9.3 This does not include or limit in any way our liability:
Under section 2(3) of the Consumer Protection Act 1987;
For fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation; or
For any matter for which it would be illegal for us to exclude, or attempt to exclude, our liability.
9.4 We are not responsible for indirect losses which happen as a side effect of the main loss or damage and which are not foreseeable by you and us (such as loss of income or revenue, loss of business, loss of profits or contracts, loss of anticipated savings, loss of data, waste of management or office time) however arising and whether caused by tort (including negligence), breach of contract or otherwise, even if foreseeable.
10.1 Applicable laws require that some of the information or communications we send to you should be in writing. When using our site, you accept that communication with us will be mainly electronic. We will contact you by e-mail or provide you with information by posting notices on our website. For contractual purposes, you agree to this electronic means of communication and you acknowledge that all contracts, notices, information and other communications that we provide to you electronically comply with any legal requirement that such communications be in writing. This condition does not affect your statutory rights.
11.1 All notices given by you to us must be given to Career Switch Services Limited at 11th Floor, Beaufort House, 15 St Botolph Street London, EC3A 7BB. We may give notice to you at either the e-mail or postal address you provide to us when placing an order for a service, or in any of the ways specified in clause 13 above. Notice will be deemed received and properly served immediately when posted on our website, 24 hours after an e-mail is sent, or three days after the date of posting of any letter. In proving the service of any notice, it will be sufficient to prove, in the case of a letter, that such letter was properly addressed, stamped and placed in the post and, in the case of an e-mail that such e-mail was sent to the specified e-mail address of the addressee.
Transfer of Obligations
12.1 The contract between you and us is binding on you and us and on our respective successors and assigns.
12.2 You may not transfer, assign, charge or otherwise dispose of a Contract, or any of your rights or obligations arising under it, without our prior written consent.
12.3 We may transfer, assign, charge, sub-contract or otherwise dispose of a Contract, or any of our rights or obligations arising under it, at any time during the term of the Contract.
Events Outside our Control
13.1 We will not be liable or responsible for any failure to perform, or delay in performance of, any of our obligations under a Contract that is caused by events outside our reasonable control (Force Majeure Event).
13.2 A Force Majeure Event includes any act, event, non-happening, omission or accident beyond our reasonable control and includes in particular (without limitation) the following:
13.2.1 Strikes, lock-outs or other industrial action.
13.2.2 Civil commotion, riot, invasion, terrorist attack or threat of terrorist attack, war (whether declared or not) or threat or preparation for war.
13.2.3 Fire, explosion, storm, flood, earthquake, subsidence, epidemic or other natural disaster.
13.2.4 Impossibility of the use of railways, shipping, aircraft, motor transport or other means of public or private transport.
13.2.5 Impossibility of the use of public or private telecommunications networks.
13.2.6 The acts, decrees, legislation, regulations or restrictions of any government.
13.2.7 Impossibility of the use of public or private internet networks.
13.3 Our performance under any Contract is deemed to be suspended for the period that the Force Majeure Event continues, and we will have an extension of time for performance for the duration of that period. We will use our reasonable endeavours to bring the Force Majeure Event to a close or to find a solution by which our obligations under the Contract may be performed despite the Force Majeure Event.
14.1 If we fail, at any time during the term of a Contract, to insist upon strict performance of any of your obligations under the Contract or any of these terms and conditions, or if we fail to exercise any of the rights or remedies to which we are entitled under the Contract, this shall not constitute a waiver of such rights or remedies and shall not relieve you from compliance with such obligations.
14.2 A waiver by us of any default shall not constitute a waiver of any subsequent default.
14.3 No waiver by us of any of these terms and conditions shall be effective unless it is expressly stated to be a waiver and is communicated to you in writing in accordance with clause 14.
15.1 If any of these terms and Conditions or any provisions of a Contract are determined by any competent authority to be invalid, unlawful or unenforceable to any extent, such term, condition or provision will to that extent be severed from the remaining terms, conditions and provisions which will continue to be valid to the fullest extent permitted by law.
16.1 These terms and conditions and any document expressly referred to in them represent the entire agreement between us in relation to the subject matter of any Contract and supersede any prior agreement, understanding or arrangement between us, whether oral or in writing.
16.2 We each acknowledge that, in entering into a Contract, neither of us has relied on any representation, undertaking or promise given by the other or be implied from anything said or written in negotiations between us prior to such Contract except as expressly stated in these terms and conditions.
16.3 Neither of us shall have any remedy in respect of any untrue statement made by the other, whether orally or in writing, prior to the date of any Contract (unless such untrue statement was made fraudulently) and the other party´s only remedy shall be for breach of contract as provided in these terms and conditions.
Our Right to Vary these Terms and Conditions
17.1 We have the right to revise and amend these terms and conditions from time to time to reflect changes in market conditions affecting our business, changes in technology, changes in payment methods, changes in relevant laws and regulatory requirements and changes in our system’s capabilities.
17.2 You will be subject to the policies and terms and conditions in force at the time that you order services from us, unless any change to those policies or these terms and conditions is required to be made by law or governmental authority (in which case it will apply to orders previously placed by you), or if we notify you of the change to those policies or these terms and conditions (in which case we have the right to assume that you have accepted the change to the terms and conditions, unless you notify us to the contrary within seven working days of receipt of our services).
Law and Jurisdiction
18.1 Contracts for the purchase of services through our site will be governed by English law. Any dispute arising from, or related to, such contracts shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales.