User Agreement

Thank you for using LegalUnite. Please take a moment to read through the User Agreement.

Please note that by using our products and services, you are entering into a legally binging agreement.

If you do not agree to our User Agreement and Privacy Policy, please do not register and do not use the Services of LegalUnite.

Introduction

LegalUnite is an online networking platform for international legal professionals across different regions. Our aim is to encourage legal professionals to connect with each other where they can interact, exchange ideas and become more visible. We also offer a job board, accessible to everyone to apply for suitable positions in a confidential manner. Furthermore, we provide legal recruitment services which adapt to each of our clients and candidates; both for international companies and law firms across Europe.

When you register or sign in with LegalUnite.com and / or when you use any of our services, including any information we provide (even when you are representing a company), you are entering into a legally binding agreement with LegalUnite UK. The agreement includes the User Agreement and the Privacy Policy (and any other terms and conditions which apply when using certain services).

This agreement can be amended by LegalUnite when needs be, and this will be notified in the agreement.

Commitment

To register with LegalUnite.com and make use of the services, you agree to:

  1. Use your real name and details
  2. Have the minimum age of 16 years old
  3. Only have one Legalunite account
  4. Set up your account by using a strong and secure password
  5. Not to provide your log in details to any third party
  6. Agree and respect this User Agreement and the Privacy Policy

Sharing information

LegalUnite allows you to post information in different ways; internal messaging service, articles you can publish on legalunite.com and job postings.You are able to amend and remove the information or contents that you post on our website, at any time. This can be done via your personal settings.

Please note that when you share information on legalunite.com either by publishing information on the website etc., other members of LegalUnite can see and copy such information, unless you do so via the internal messaging service, destined to members who you choose to send such information to only.

You agree that we use our website, mobile applications and emails to share with you important information. If your contact details are incorrect, you are likely to miss out on such information.

LegalUnite is not obliged to post any information or content and any information or content posted can be amended and removed at any time without notice.

Payment

When registering and using any of the services where payment is required, you agree to pay the correct fees and taxes applicable. Failure to do so will result in the termination of your membership.

You agree that LegalUnite stores your payment details and will continue debiting your account even if your means of payment has expired. This is to prevent any cancellation of your membership and services.

When cancelling a membership, you agree that you will pay the applicable fees until the end of the membership period. If you have paid for the annual membership and wish to terminate your membership before the end of the year, no reimbursements will be made. If you have any queries regarding this, please contact us at contact@legalunite.com.

Depending on the location, fees and payments will be subject to foreign exchange conversion.

Rights & restrictions

As a member of LegalUnite, you are able to add, modify and remove information which you provide, at any time. When posting certain content and information on the website, LegalUnite has certain rights; to use, copy, amend, publish and distribute the information which you provide. LegalUnite does not need to notify or obtain any consent from you and you will not be entitled to any form of compensations. We are entitled to access and make use of the information that you provide in accordance with the terms of the Privacy Policy and privacy settings.

However these rights are limited:

  1. Information and content does not include your personal details, it is only information and contents you publish or share the website.
  2. You can end this agreement by removing the content and information published, however do bear in mind that since it was already shared on the website, others may have copied it. Should this information be used by others, you will not be compensated.
  3. We will ask for your consent should we wish to post such information outside of LegalUnite.
  4. We are able to reformat the contents you provide by changing the size, layout and format but we will not amend the meaning of your expression.

LegalUnite may introduce new services at any time. We are also able to amend or cancel any of our services. We will notify you of this on your internal messaging service or with a banner or similar tools on the website.

You are allowed to provide information and content so long as it does not breach the law and without infringing any intellectual property rights and / or breach of contracts.

Your use of any information or materials on this website is entirely at your own risk, for which we shall not be liable. It shall be your own responsibility to ensure that any products, services or information available through this website meet your specific requirements.

LegalUnite does not always check all contents published by members. LegalUnite is not responsible for third parties’ action should they use misleading, unlawful, harmful, offensive or incomplete information. However should you encounter this, please contact us at contact@legalunite.com.

LegalUnite is not responsible if you access other websites or applications shared by other members on LegalUnite website. Third party websites or applications have their own Privacy Policy and User Agreement which you must take note of.

LegalUnite reserves the right to restrict, suspend or terminate your account should LegalUnite believe that you in in breach of this User Agreement and / or the Privacy Policy or are misusing the services provided on the website of LegalUnite.

LegalUnite reserves all of its intellectual property rights. The logo and all services provided by LegalUnite are registered trademarks of LegalUnite.

Agreement

You agree that you will :

  • Provide accurate information when registering your profile, including your real name and that you will keep it updated.
  • Use LegalUnite in a professional manner and make full use of the services.

You agree that you will not:

  • Provide a false identity on LegalUnite website.
  • Provide misleading information regarding your profile (including current & previous positions, qualifications and expertise).
  • Use or attempt to make use of another’s account.
  • Provide information of others without their express consent.
  • Register a profile member for anyone other than yourself.
  • Use misleading image for your profile.
  • Send or post spam, unauthorized advertising, junk mail, chain letters and any other related type of mails to otherand on LegalUnite website.
  • Abuse and harass other members.
  • Act unprofessionally or dishonestly as a member of LegalUnite.
  • Act in an unlawful, abusive, discriminatory and any other unacceptable manner.
  • Display information that you are not entitle to share (this includes confidential information of others).
  • Post anything that contains harmful codes, including software worms and viruses.
  • Copy or use the content or information of LegalUnite in connection with a competitive service.
  • Create profiles or provide information that promotes prostitution and / or escort services.
  • Copy, transfer or use information or content available on LegalUnite website (unless expressly authorized.


Disclaimer

We endeavour to keep the LegalUnite website up to date and correct, we make no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability or availability with respect to the website or the information, products, services, or related graphics contained on the website for any purpose. Any reliance you place on such information is therefore strictly at your own risk.

In no event will we be liable for any loss or damage including without limitation, indirect or consequential loss or damage, or any loss or damage whatsoever arising from loss of data or profits arising out of, or in connection with, the use of this website.

Through this website you are able to link to other websites which are not under the control of LegalUnite. We have no control over the nature, content and availability of those sites. The inclusion of any links does not necessarily imply a recommendation or endorse the views expressed within them.

Every effort is made to keep the website up and running smoothly. However, LegalUnite takes no responsibility for, and will not be liable for, the website being temporarily unavailable due to technical issues beyond our control.

Contact Us

If you wish to contact us please do so at contact@legalunite.com. You may also write to us at 203 Capel Road, London E12 5DB.

Any complaints should be addressed to contact@legalunite.com.

Your use of this website and any dispute arising out of such use of the website is subject to the laws of England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales.