Thank you for visiting our site leadsheet.co.uk (“the Site”).

PLEASE READ THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THIS SITE.

We hope that you enjoy your visit, but you should be aware that these terms and conditions (“Terms) (together with the documents referred to in it) tells you the terms of use on which you may make use of the Site, whether as a guest or a registered user. Use of the Site includes accessing, browsing, or registering to use the Site. Browsing the Site will constitute acceptance of these Terms, so if you do not accept them either in whole or in part, you should stop using the Site immediately. You should also make yourself aware of our Disclaimer.

We may vary these Terms from time to time and any such changes will take effect from the date of posting on the Site. Your continued use of the Site indicates your acceptance of any changes which we may make to these Terms.

The Site is operated by Lead Sheet Association Ltd (“LSA”). We are registered in England and Wales under company number 00216255 and have our registered office at Leonard House, 5-6 Newman Road, Bromley, Kent BR1 1RJ. Throughout these Terms, when we refer to ‘we’, ‘us’, ‘our’ etc, we are referring to LSA. When we refer to ‘you’ we are referring to the user or browser of the Site.

We will be happy to answer any questions which you may have regarding these Terms. You can contact us by sending an e-mail to info@leadsheet.co.uk or by completing a contact form which is available on the Site. We are committed to protecting the privacy of anyone who uses the Site and any personal data which we obtain from you as a result of any enquiries will be processed in accordance with our Privacy Policy.

We may update the Site from time to time, and may change the content at any time. However, please note that any of the content on the Site may be out of date at any given time, and we are under no obligation to update it.

We do not guarantee that the Site, or any content on it, will be free from errors or omissions.

1. Agreement

Accessing or viewing the Site constitutes your acceptance to these Terms. If you do not accept these Terms, you shouldEXIT the Site immediately.

2. Accessing the Site

The Site is made available free of charge.

We do not guarantee that the Site, or any content on it, will always be available or be uninterrupted. Access to the Site is permitted on a temporary basis. We may suspend, withdraw, discontinue or change all or any part of the Site without notice. We will not be liable to you if for any reason the Site is unavailable at any time or for any period.

You are responsible for making all arrangements necessary for you to have access to the Site.

You are also responsible for ensuring that all persons who access the Site through your internet connection are aware of these Terms and that they comply with them.

3. Intellectual property rights

We are the owner or the licensee of all intellectual property rights in the 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 the Site for your personal use and you may draw the attention of others within your organisation to content posted on the 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 content on the Site must always be acknowledged.

You must not use any part of the content on the 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 the Site in breach of these Terms, your right to use the Site will cease immediately and you must, at our option, return or destroy any copies of the materials you have made.

4. Newsletters and event information

If you wish to be kept informed of forthcoming events and product releases, or if you wish to receive our newsletter, please complete the contact form on the Site. All personal data which you provide to us will be processed in accordance with our Privacy Policy.

5. No reliance on information

The content on the Site is provided for general information only. It is not intended to amount to advice on which you should rely. You must obtain professional or specialist advice before taking, or refraining from, any action on the basis of the content on the Site.

Although we make reasonable efforts to update the information on the Site, we make no representations, warranties or guarantees, whether express or implied, that the content on the Site is accurate, complete or up-to-date.

6. The LSA Leadworker Register (“Register”)

The Site contains information of those leadworkers that are registered on the Register (“Registered Leadworkers”). Whilst we will use every effort to verify statements and information submitted by the Registered Leadworkers, the information compiled on the Register is based on the information supplied by the Registered Leadworkers, various individuals and businesses and we cannot be held liable for any omission or inaccuracy which may appear.

We do not guarantee any information about the Registered Leadworkers contained in the Register or their accreditation or registration.

It is your responsibility to:

  • select a suitable leadworker;
  • negotiate the terms of the project with them;
  • satisfy yourself that any leadworker you engage provides the type of services you require; and
  • carry out appropriate checks on the Registered Leadworker that you are considering engaging and to request evidence or relevant trade or industry accreditations and to satisfy yourself that they hold the appropriate qualifications.

We do not monitor Registered Leadworkers. Each of them is an independent business and is responsible for any work they carry out.

You hereby acknowledge, understand and expressly agree that we do not make any warranty or guarantee over the quality, timing, integrity, responsibility, legality or any other aspect whatsoever of the materials or services offered or provided by Registered Leadworkers to you.

We expressly exclude liability for any loss, liability, costs (including legal costs), damages or expenses arising from work carried out by Registered Leadworkers including any negligent or reckless act, omission or default in the provision of services or materials provided by Registered Leadworkers.

Notwithstanding the above, if a Registered Leadworker consistently fails to comply with the Register’s code of professional standards and/or codes of practice, we will remove them from the Register.

7. Limitation of liability

We shall not be liable to you (whether directly or indirectly and whether as a result of negligence or otherwise) in respect of any losses or damage which you may incur as a result of your use of the Site and/or Register. We would advise that you read the terms of our Disclaimer. We have taken, and will continue to take, all reasonable steps to ensure that the Site and all information which is published on the Site (including all newsletters) is accurate. We cannot however guarantee:

  • that material, information or data obtained from or through this Site is complete, accurate or not an infringement of any party’s intellectual or other property rights;
  • that material, information and data submitted via this Site will be fully secure;
  • that material, information and data obtained from or through this Site will meet your requirements; that your access to or use of this Site will be uninterrupted, timely or error-free or that defects in information contained on this Site will be corrected.

Please let us know at info@leadsheet.co.uk if you are aware of any inaccuracies and steps will be taken to correct them.

Nothing in these Terms excludes or limits our liability for death or personal injury arising from our negligence, or our fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation, or any other liability that cannot be excluded or limited by English law.

To the extent permitted by law, we exclude all conditions, warranties, representations or other terms which may apply to the Site or any content on it, whether express or implied.

We will not be liable to any user for any loss or damage, whether in contract, tort (including negligence), breach of statutory duty, or otherwise, even if foreseeable, arising under or in connection with:

  • use of, or inability to use the Site; or
  • use of or reliance on any content displayed on the Site. If you are a business user, please note that in particular, we will not be liable for:
  • loss of profits, sales, business, or revenue;
  • business interruption;
  • loss of anticipated savings;
  • loss of business opportunity, goodwill or reputation; or
  • any indirect or consequential loss or damage.

If you are a consumer user, please note that we only provide the Site for domestic and private use. You agree not to use the Site for any commercial or business purposes, and we have no liability to you for any loss of profit, loss of business, business interruption, or loss of business opportunity.

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

We assume no responsibility for the content of websites linked on the Site. Such links should not be interpreted as endorsement by us of those linked websites. We will not be liable for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them.

8. Hyperlinks

This Site may contain hyperlinks to websites operated by other parties. These links are suggested for information only and our inclusion of hyperlinks to such websites does not imply any endorsement of views, statements or information contained in such websites. Care is advised in visiting any external sites linked from this Site. No liability is accepted for any information contained on any external site. If you consider that the content of any external site linked from this Site is illegal, immoral or offensive please advise LSA by sending an e-mail to info@leadsheet.co.uk.

You should remember that when you link to another site, the terms of use of the external linked site will apply and not the Terms of this Site.

9. Alteration of Terms

LSA reserves the right to update or modify these Terms. Any changes to these Terms will be posted on this Site and will be binding on you.

10. Complaints

If you have a complaint about one of the Registered Leadworkers, we recommend that you make all reasonable efforts to discuss and resolve your complaint directly. If you have not been able to resolve your complaint, we will do our best to assist you. Although we may decide to undertake an investigation and to contact the Registered Leadworker in question to discuss your issues, we will endeavour to remain impartial.

If you have any cause for complaint about this Site please contact us at info@leadsheet.co.uk.

11. Severance

If any provision of this Agreement is held to be invalid or unenforceable, such provision shall be struck out and the remaining provisions shall remain in force.

12. General

Your statutory rights are not affected.

13. Jurisdiction

These Terms shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the law of England, and each of the parties submits to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England.