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Whilst McKie & Co (Advisory Services) LLP has taken every precaution in compiling this site it cannot be held responsible for any action (or the lack thereof) taken by any person or organisation wherever they shall be based, as a result, direct or otherwise, on information contained in or accessed through this internet site.
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McKie & Co (Advisory Services) LLP use reasonable endeavours to ensure that the data on the website is accurate and to correct any errors or omissions as soon as practicable after being notified of them. To the extent permitted by applicable law, McKie & Co (Advisory Services) LLP does not accept any liability whatsoever in respect of any use which the user makes of such information.
The information provided on this Website has not been written to meet individual requirements and it is your sole responsibility to satisfy yourself prior to using the information in any way for your purposes. Before making any decisions based on the information contained on the Website, you are strongly advised to refer to alternative, independent sources of information to substantiate the basis for your decision.
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The User accesses the Website and downloads material from it at his own risk and 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 his computer equipment, computer programs, data or other proprietary material.
12. Force majeure
McKie & Co (Advisory Services) LLP shall not be held to be in breach of its obligations hereunder nor liable to the User for any loss or damage which may be suffered by another party due to any cause beyond its reasonable control including without limitation any act of God, fire, storm, flood, lightening, disease, strike, trade dispute, act of terrorism, any act or omission of government or regulatory bodies or communications operators.
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