This policy covers the webiste found at URL: http://www.merryandco.co.uk. The website referred to is managed and operated by Merry & Co Solicitors based at 73 Union Street Ryde Isle of Wight PO33 2LN. Merry & Co do not hire any external developers or search engine optimisation teams to handle, control or produce any of the website content. All contributions, amendments and graphics/images are created in-house by a supervised digital media team. The team is supervised by Ian Merry (partner).
The materials contained on the website are deemed to be for general information purposes only and do not constitute legal or professional advice. Merry & Co does not accept any responsibility for any loss which may arise from accessing or relying upon information contained in this website.
Merry & Co is a partnership and the firm's regsitered address is at 73 Union Street Ryde Isle of Wight PO33 2LN. A list of the partners is displayed at the registered office address. Merry & Co is authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA), with SRA number 69676. More details about how you can access the Authority's rules can be found on their website. Merry & Co comply with the SRA's code of conduct.
Ian Merry (partner) has the responsibility for the management of the website including:-
- ensuring content is up-to-date;
- ensuring content does not infringe copyright;
- specifying conditions for download material;
- ensuring any publicity confirms to the Solicitors Code of Conduct 2007, Rule 7;
- ensuring compliance with the Disability Discrimination Act 1995;
- overseeing linking arrangements;
- ensuring posting of a privacy notice explaining how data collected from visitors will be managed by the practice.
Ian Merry may delegate responsibility for inputting and maintaining the website however accountability for any content that is shown on the website remains with him.
The contents of this site are protected by copyright under international law. Users are permitted to read the contents of our website and make copies of such content for their own personal use. They may also give copies to colleagues for their personal use on terms that Merry & Co is acknowledged as a source, the text is not altered in any way and the attention of the recipients is drawn to this warning. All other use and copying of any of the contents of this site is prohibited. Copying from websites of third parties is subject to any requirements applicable to those sites.
This website may include hyperlinks to websites operated by third parties. Merry & Co is not responsible for examining or evaluating them and their inclusion does not imply endorsement of their content. Merry & Co does not receive any fee from any website owner who may be cited or linked to or from the website. All external links should be considered for information only purpose.
Merry & Co are committed to making our website accessible for all our website visitors, including those with disabilities. We are committed to providing an accessible web service. If you experience problems or have any suggestions for improvement, please contact Ian Merry.
This website is owned and operated by Merry & Co, who is the "Data Controller" for the purposes of the Data Protection Act 1998. Any personal data will be retained by Merry & Co for as long as the client needs access to the services and systems provided on the website or the client has otherwise agreed (opted in) to. Data the client may submit through any communications system that we may provide may be retained for a longer period of up to 6 years.
Unless we are obliged or permitted to do so, clients data will not be disclosed to third parties without their express permission. This includes our affiliates and/or other companies within our group. All personal data is stored securely in accordance with the principles of the Data Protection Act 1998.