Boots Opticians - Terms and Conditions

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  • Terms and Conditions


    This is an important section of the site explaining the terms and conditions you are agreeing to when you use and/or shop from the Boots Opticians website .

    • Unless otherwise specified, the materials on this website are directed solely at consumers who access this website from the United Kingdom. Boots Opticians Professional services limited do not represent that any product referred to in the materials on this website is appropriate for use, or available, in other locations. Those who choose to access this site from other locations are responsible for compliance with local laws if and to the extent local laws are applicable

    • Any contract on this website, whether for use of the site or in relation to the purchase of products or services through the site, will be between you and Boots Opticians Professional services limited, and will be governed by the laws of England and Wales, and all parties submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the English Courts. Any contract will be communicated in English

    • We have taken every care in the preparation of the content of this website, however we cannot guarantee uninterrupted and totally reliable access to this website, and so therefore can not guarantee that the information will always be completely up to date and free of mistakes. To the extent permitted by applicable law, Boots Opticians Professional services limited disclaim all warranties; express or implied, as to the accuracy of the information contained in any of the materials on this website and will accept no liability for any loss or damage arising as a result of problems with access

    • Boots Opticians Professional services limited shall not be liable to any person for any loss or damage, which may arise from the use of any of the information contained in any of the materials on this website

    • We may make software owned or operated by third-party companies available to you. You must only use this software in accordance with the terms and conditions imposed by the third-party provider

    • Your correspondence or participation in promotions, or business dealings with advertisers found on or through the website, including payment and delivery of related goods or services, and any other terms, conditions, warranties or representations associated with such dealings, are solely between you and such advertisers. You agree that we shall not be responsible or liable for any loss or damage of any sort incurred as the result of any such dealings, or as the result of the presence of such advertisers on this website

    • The exclusions of liability set out in these terms and conditions shall not apply to any damages arising from death or personal injury caused by the negligence of Boots Opticians Professional services limited Ltd or any of their employees or agents

    • These terms and conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with English Law. If any provision of these terms and conditions shall be unlawful, void or for any reason unenforceable then that provision shall be deemed severable and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of the remaining provisions

    • Boots Opticians Professional services limited reserves the right to alter these terms and conditions from time to time by posting new terms and conditions on this website


    Trademarks


    All brand names, product and service names and titles and copyrights used in this site are trademarks, trade names, service marks or copyrights of their respective holders. No permission is given Boots UK Limited or Boots Opticians Professional services limited Limited for their use by any person other than the said holders and such use may constitute an infringement of the holders' rights.


    Copyright


    All designs, text, graphics and their selection and arrangement on this website are the copyright of Boots UK Limited, Boots Opticians Professional services limited Limited or its content providers. Permission is granted to users to electronically copy or print portions of this site for their own personal, non-commercial use. Any other use of materials on this site without Boots UK Limited's prior written consent is strictly prohibited.


    Colour reproduction


    Boots Opticians has made every effort to reproduce colours on the site as accurately as possible. However, different computers reproduce colours in slightly different ways, and so exact colour matches are not yet possible over the Internet.

    This means that when you order products from the Shop, colours may differ from what you see on the screen.

    If you are not satisfied with the colour of the item you have ordered, we operate a returns policy (ask in store for more information).


    Price information


    Product prices may differ from store to store and are subject to change over time. All prices include VAT where appropriate. Please check in store before you purchase.

    Promotional discount vouchers can only be used in Boots Opticians Stores Practices. Normal terms and conditions stated on the voucher apply.

    Boots kids £50 discount is applicable for customers under 19 years of age that are in full time education and is valid only on the Boots kids range of glasses


    Registered Address


    Boots Opticians Professional services limited Limited, Registered England 6779221,
    1 Thane Road West, Nottingham, NG2 3AA member of Walgreens Boots Alliance.


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  • Terms of Website Use


    This page (together with the documents referred to on it) tells you the terms of use on which you may make use of this website Boots Opticians (this "site"), whether as a guest or a registered user. Please read these terms of use carefully before you start to use the site.

    By using this site, you indicate that you accept these terms of use and that you agree to abide by them. If you do not agree to these terms of use, please refrain from using this site.


    Information about Boots Opticians


    This website is operated by Boots Opticians Professional services limited, registered England 6779221, 1 Thane Road West, Nottingham NG2 3AA.

    All Boots branding on this site and products and services on this site are used under licence from Boots Opticians Professional services limited ("Boots Opticians").


    Accessing this site


    Access to this site is permitted on a temporary basis, and we reserve the right to withdraw or amend the service we provide on this site without notice (see below). We will not be liable if for any reason this site is unavailable at any time or for any period.

    From time to time, we may restrict access to some parts of this site, or the entire site, to users who have registered with us.

    If you choose, or you are provided with, a user identification code, password or any other piece of information as part of our security procedures, you must treat such information as confidential, and you must not disclose it to any third party. We have the right to disable any user identification code or password, whether chosen by you or allocated by us, at any time, if in our opinion you have failed to comply with any of the provisions of these terms of use.

    You are responsible for making all arrangements necessary for you to have access to this site. You are also responsible for ensuring that all persons who access this site through your internet connection are aware of these terms, and that they comply with them.


    Prohibited uses


    You may use this site only for lawful purposes. You may not use this site:

    • In any way that breaches any applicable local, national or international law or regulation

    • In any way that is unlawful or fraudulent, or has any unlawful or fraudulent purpose or effect

    • For the purpose of harming or attempting to harm minors in any way

    • To send, knowingly receive, upload, download, use or re-use any material which does not comply with our Content Standards

    • To transmit, or procure the sending of, any unsolicited or unauthorised advertising or promotional material or any other form of similar solicitation (spam)

    • To knowingly transmit any data, send or upload any material that contains viruses, Trojan horses, worms, time-bombs, keystroke loggers, spyware, adware or any other harmful programs or similar computer code designed to adversely affect the operation of any computer software or hardware

    You also agree not to access without authority, interfere with, damage or disrupt:
    • Any part of this site

    • Any equipment or network on which this site is stored

    • Any software used in the provision of this site

    • Any equipment or network or software owned or used by any third party


    Intellectual Property Rights


    We are the owner or the licensee of all intellectual property rights in this site, and in the material published on it. Those works are protected by copyright laws and treaties around the world. All such rights are reserved.

    You may print off one copy, and may download extracts, of any page(s) from this site for your personal reference and you may draw the attention of others within your organisation to material posted on this site.

    You must not modify the paper or digital copies of any materials you have printed off or downloaded in any way, and you must not use any illustrations, photographs, video or audio sequences or any graphics separately from any accompanying text.

    Our status (and that of any identified contributors) as the authors of material on this site must always be acknowledged.

    You must not use any part of the materials on this site for commercial purposes without obtaining a licence to do so from us or our licensors.

    If you print off, copy or download any part of this site in breach of these terms of use, your right to use this site will cease immediately and you must, at our option, return or destroy any copies of the materials you have made.


    Reliance on information posted


    Commentary and other materials posted on this site are not intended to amount to advice on which reliance should be placed. We therefore disclaim all liability and responsibility arising from any reliance placed on such materials by any visitor to this site, or by anyone who may be informed of any of its contents.


    This site changes regularly


    We aim to update this site regularly, and may change the content at any time. If the need arises, we may suspend access to this site, or close it indefinitely. Any of the material on this site may be out of date at any given time, and we are under no obligation to update such material.


    Our Liability


    The material displayed on this site is provided without any guarantees, conditions or warranties as to its accuracy. To the extent permitted by law, we, other members of our group of companies, Boots Opticians and third parties connected to us hereby expressly exclude:

    • All conditions, warranties and other terms which might otherwise be implied by statute, common law or the law of equity

    • Any liability for any direct, indirect or consequential loss or damage incurred by any user in connection with this site or in connection with the use, inability to use, or results of the use of this site, any websites linked to it and any materials posted on it, including, without limitation any liability for:

      • loss of income or revenue
      • loss of business
      • loss of profits or contracts
      • loss of anticipated savings
      • loss of data
      • loss of goodwill
      • wasted management or office time
      • for any other loss or damage of any kind, however arising and whether caused by tort (including negligence), breach of contract or otherwise, even if foreseeable. This does not affect our liability for death or personal injury arising from our negligence, nor our liability for fraudulent misrepresentation or misrepresentation as to a fundamental matter, nor any other liability which cannot be excluded or limited under applicable law


    Information about you and your visits to this site


    We process information about you in accordance with our Privacy Policy. By using this site, you consent to such processing and you warrant that all data provided by you is accurate.


    Uploading material to this site


    Any material you upload to this site will be considered non-confidential and non-proprietary, and we have the right to use, copy, distribute and disclose to third parties any such material for any purpose. We also have the right to disclose your identity to any third party who is claiming that any material uploaded by you to this site constitutes a violation of their intellectual property rights, or of their right to privacy.


    Viruses, hacking and other offences


    You must not misuse this site by knowingly introducing viruses, trojans, worms, logic bombs or other material which is malicious or technologically harmful. You must not attempt to gain unauthorised access to this site, the server on which this site is stored or any server, computer or database connected to this site. You must not attack this site via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of service attack.

    By breaching this provision, you would commit a criminal offence under the Computer Misuse Act 1990. We will report any such breach to the relevant law enforcement authorities and we will co-operate with those authorities by disclosing your identity to them. In the event of such a breach, your right to use this site will cease immediately.

    We will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by a distributed denial-of-service attack, viruses or other technologically harmful material that may infect your computer equipment, computer programs, data or other proprietary material due to your use of this site or to your downloading of any material posted on it, or on any website linked to it.



    Linking to this site


    You may link to the home page of this site, provided you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it, but you must not establish a link in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on our part where none exists.

    You must not establish a link from any website that is not owned by you.

    This site must not be framed on any other website, nor may you create a link to any part of this site other than the home page. We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice. The website from which you are linking must comply in all respects with our Content Standards listed below.

    If you wish to make any use of material on this site other than that set out above, please address your request to enquiries@bootsopticians.com.


    Links from this site


    Where this site contains links to other sites and resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for your information only. We have no control over the contents of those sites or resources, and accept no responsibility for them or for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them.


    Content Standards


    These content standards apply to any and all material which you upload to this site and any material appearing on any website which you link to this site. You must comply with the spirit of the following standards as well as the letter. The standards apply to each part of any material as well as to its whole.

    All material must:

    • Be accurate (where they state facts)

    • Be genuinely held (where they state opinions)

    • Comply with applicable law in the UK and in any country from which they are posted

    Material must not:
    • Contain any material which is defamatory of any person

    • Contain any material which is obscene, offensive, hateful or inflammatory

    • Promote sexually explicit material

    • Promote violence

    • Promote discrimination based on race, sex, religion, nationality, disability, sexual orientation or age

    • Infringe any copyright, database right or trade mark of any other person

    • Be likely to deceive any person

    • Be made in breach of any legal duty owed to a third party, such as a contractual duty or a duty of confidence

    • Promote any illegal activity

    • Be threatening, abuse or invade another's privacy, or cause annoyance, inconvenience or needless anxiety

    • Be likely to harass, upset, embarrass, alarm or annoy any other person

    • Be used to impersonate any person, or to misrepresent your identity or affiliation with any person

    • Give the impression that they emanate from us, if this is not the case

    • Advocate, promote or assist any unlawful act such as (by way of example only) copyright infringement or computer misuse

    Suspension and termination


    We will determine, in our discretion, whether there has been a breach of these terms of use through your use of this site. When such a breach has occurred, we may take such action as we deem appropriate.

    Failure to comply with these terms of use may result in our taking all or any of the following actions:

    • Immediate, temporary or permanent withdrawal of your right to use this site

    • Immediate, temporary or permanent removal of any posting or material uploaded by you to this site

    • Issue of a warning to you

    • Legal proceedings against you for reimbursement of all costs on an indemnity basis (including, but not limited to, reasonable administrative and legal costs) resulting from the breach

    • Further legal action against you

    • Disclosure of such information to law enforcement authorities as we reasonably feel is necessary

    We exclude liability for actions taken in response to breaches of these terms of use. The responses described in this policy are not limited, and we may take any other action we reasonably deem appropriate.


    Jurisdiction and applicable law


    The English courts will have exclusive jurisdiction over any claim arising from, or related to, a visit to this site although we retain the right to bring proceedings against you for breach of these conditions in your country of residence or any other relevant country. These terms of use are governed by English law.


    Trade marks


    "Boots" and "Boots Opticians" (and other brands and logos featured on this site) are UK registered trade marks and you may not use them without consent (subject to the Intellectual Property Rights section above).


    Variations


    We may revise these terms of use at any time by amending this page. You are expected to check this page from time to time to take notice of any changes we made, as they are binding on you. Some of the provisions contained in these terms of use may also be superseded by provisions or notices published elsewhere on this site.


    Your concerns


    If you have any concerns about material which appears on this site, please contact enquiries@bootsopticians.com.

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