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Terms and conditions

Use of the Rica website is governed by the following terms and conditions. Use of the website is taken as acceptance of these terms and conditions.

Rica may at any time revise these terms and conditions without notice. It is up to you to regularly review the terms and conditions in case there are any changes. Continued use of the Rica website after a change has been made is to be treated as your acceptance of that change.

  1. Disclaimer
  2. Links to third-party sites
  3. Jurisdiction
  4. Copyright
  5. Privacy policy

Disclaimer

Rica tries hard to ensure that its website is as accurate as possible. However, this website is provided 'as is', without warranty of any kind. Rica does not guarantee or represent that the content will always be accurate, complete or current. If notified of any inaccuracy, we will endeavour to resolve the issue as soon as possible. Please let us know of any such issue by contacting us.

To the extent permitted by law, Rica expressly disclaims all liability for any direct, indirect or consequential loss or damage occasioned from the use or inability to use its website, whether directly or indirectly resulting from inaccuracies, defects, viruses, errors - whether typographical or otherwise, omissions, out of date information or otherwise.

Accessing these websites and the downloading of material from them is done entirely at your  own risk. You will be entirely responsible for any resulting damage to software or computer systems and/or any resulting loss of data even if Rica has been advised of the possibility of such damage.

Links to third-party sites

This website contains links to other websites over which Rica has no control. Such links are supplied solely for your convenience. Rica is not responsible for the content or reliability of the linked websites and does not necessarily endorse the views expressed within them or the organisation or persons providing them unless expressly noted. We cannot guarantee that these links will work all of the time and we have no control over the availability or any changes to the content of the linked pages.

These third-party websites have their own privacy policies, and we urge you to review them before browsing those sites. We do not accept any responsibility or liability for the privacy practices of such third-party websites and your use of such websites is at your own risk.

Jurisdiction

These terms and conditions will be governed and construed in accordance with the laws of England. The courts of England shall have exclusive jurisdiction over disputes between a user and Rica arising out of the access or use of these websites. Omission by Rica to exercise any right under these terms and conditions will not constitute a waiver of such right unless expressly stated by Rica in writing.

Copyright

Unless expressly stated, the copyright and other intellectual property rights in any material provided on the Rica website remains the property of Rica (or, as the case may be, another rightful owner).

No element of this website may be printed, copied, reproduced, republished, downloaded, posted, displayed, modified, reused, broadcast or transmitted in any way, except for the user's own personal non-commercial use. Permission for any other type of use must be obtained in writing from Rica; please contact us with your request.

Privacy policy

Rica is committed to protecting your personal information. This privacy statement explains, among other things, that we may collect information about you, and how your privacy is respected and protected. By using this website, you consent to the terms of the privacy statement.

Rica complies with the data-protection principles set out in the Data Protection Act 1998 in relation to personal data, which you give to us via our website, to the extent that the Act requires us to do so. 

It has security measures in place to protect the information under its control from loss, damage or alteration. Its systems are protected to prevent unauthorised access to all data that is collected.

Rica holds a strict policy to never sell personal information to third parties. Any data collected will not be supplied, shared or disclosed to any external organisations or individuals, unless you give explicit permission or there is a legal obligation to do so.

All users of this website have a right to request a copy of any personal data held by Rica at any time, in order to check its accuracy. There will, however, be an administration fee charged to cover the costs of this service.