This is the website of Gardiner Design Associates. By using this website the user agrees to be bound by its Terms of Use, Cookies and Privacy and acknowledges that it contains proprietary intellectual property and copyright information, the terms of which are set out below. Users returning to this website are advised to check these terms of use as GDA reserves the right to change them at any time without notice.

Gardiner Design Associates (“GDA”) is the trading name of Andrew Gardiner MCSD.

Definitions
In these terms of use, the word “Site” shall mean the GDA website and the phrase “the Service” shall mean the services and facilities made available through the Site.

Legal disclaimer
GDA seeks to ensure that all the material on this Site is accurate and up-to-date. Nonetheless, the content of the Site is provided without any warranty or responsibility. You should not make significant decisions based on the information provided on this Site without obtaining appropriate independent advice.

Liability
Gardiner Design Associates – to the extent permissible by law – excludes all liability which may arise from your use of or reliance on the content of this Site or any linked website.

Links
As a convenience to you, GDA may provide, on this Site, links to Web sites operated by other entities. If you use these sites, you will leave this Site. If you decide to visit any linked site, you do so at your own risk and it is your responsibility to take all protective measures to guard against viruses or other destructive elements. GDA makes no warranty, endorsement or representation regarding, and does not endorse, any linked Web sites or the information appearing thereon or any of the products or services described thereon.

Copyright (©) & Intellectual Property (IP)
The copyright & IP in the contents of this Site is owned by or licensed to Gardiner Design Associates except where explicitly stated otherwise. All other brand names, product names, or trademarks belong to their respective holders. All Rights Reserved. On occasion that GDA allows limited reproduction of some of its text and images, where: 1. GDA has granted explicit written permission 2. Text, graphics, photographs and other images may only be shown with an appropriate credit stating that the material is reproduced with the permission of Gardiner Design Associates and that Gardiner Design Associates own the copyright in the material. All the Intellectual Property in our design sketch draft drawing plan mock-up concept image photograph copy proof artwork model illustration origination or other belongs to Gardiner Design Associates. Any infringements will be pursued seriously. For more information from the Intellectual Property Office click here

Cookies
This Site uses a content management system called WordPress and WordPress use session cookies for non-logged in visitors to this Site. As this Site is built using WordPress, these cookies apply to users of this Site. A session cookie will expire at the end of the user session, when the web browser is closed. If you wish to manually remove any cookies that have been set by this Site, you can clear the cookies using your browser’s settings. Cookies cannot access information stored elsewhere on your computer or cause any harm. Most browsers allow you to refuse to accept cookies. Blocking all cookies will, however, have a negative impact upon the usability of many websites. If you block cookies, you may not be able to use all the features on this website. For more information from The Information Commissioner’s Office click here. Visit About Cookies website which offers guidance for modern browsers.

Google Analytics
This Site uses Google Analytics to collect information about how visitors use and navigate this Site. Google Analytics cookies are: __utma, __utmb, __utmc, __utmd. GDA use this information to analyse usage of the website so that we can continually work to add new features and improve your experience of it. The cookies collect information such as the number of visitors to the site, which pages they visited and whereabouts they came to the site from. This information is anonymous and cannot be used to identify you personally. Google will store this information. To view Google’s privacy policy click here

Privacy
If you contact us from this Site with your personal details, we may use this information to directly contact you with information specific to your enquiry. Any details you provide to us from this Site may be stored locally for us to contact you in future about our services, mailing, marketing, press releases, notices and announcements. GDA do not knowingly share your personal details with any other organisation or marketing service. GDA is not, and will not be, responsible for any damages the User may suffer as a result of the loss of confidentiality of any such personal information.

Loss or damage
Although care is taken to check and test material at all stages of production, GDA cannot accept any responsibility for any loss, disruption or damage to your data or your computer system which may occur whilst using material derived from this Site, howsoever caused.

Governing law
These terms of use, and your use of the Site and/or the Service, shall be governed by and construed in accordance with English law and the English Courts shall have exclusive jurisdiction in connection with all matters relating thereto.