Terms & Conditions

PLEASE READ THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THIS SITE 

Who we are and how to contact us 

www.lightning-api.com is a website operated by Lightning API Ltd.("We"). We are registered in England and Wales under company number 11063972 and have our registered office at 12 Tentercroft Street, Lincoln, United Kingdom, LN5 7DE. Our main trading address is 1 Primrose Street, London, EC2A 2EX. Our VAT number is 284 7950 54. 

We are a limited company. 

To contact us, please email enquiries@lightning-api.com or telephone us on +44(0) 203 3488 3983. 

By using our website you accept these terms 

By using our website, you confirm that you accept these terms of use and that you agree to comply with them. 

If you do not agree to these terms, you must not use our website. 

We recommend that you print a copy of these terms for future reference. 

There are other terms that may apply to you 

These terms of use refer to the following additional terms, which also apply to your use of our site: 

  • Our Privacy Policy: www.lightning-api.com/privacy-policy .   

  • Our Cookie Policy can be found within our privacy policy: https://www.lightning-api.com/privacy-policy/ . Our Cookie Policy sets out information about the cookies on our website. 

We may make changes to these terms 

We amend these terms from time to time. Every time you wish to use our website, please check these terms to ensure you understand the terms that apply at that time. These terms were most recently updated on 29th January 2019. 

We may make changes to our website 

We may update and change our website from time to time to reflect changes to our services, our users' needs and our business priorities. We will try to give you reasonable notice of any major changes. 

We may suspend or withdraw our website 

Our website is made available free of charge. 

We do not guarantee that our website, or any content on it, will always be available or be uninterrupted. We may suspend or withdraw or restrict the availability of all or any part of our website for business and operational reasons. We will try to give you reasonable notice of any suspension or withdrawal. 

You are also responsible for ensuring that all persons who access our website through your internet connection are aware of these terms of use and other applicable terms and conditions, and that they comply with them. 

You must keep your account details safe 

If you choose, or you are provided with, a user identification code, password or any other piece of information as part of our security procedures, you must treat such information as confidential. You must not disclose it to any third party. 

We have the right to disable any user identification code or password, whether chosen by you or allocated by us, at any time, if in our reasonable opinion you have failed to comply with any of the provisions of these terms of use. 

If you know or suspect that anyone other than you knows your user identification code or password, you must promptly notify us at enquiries@lightning-api.com. 

How you may use material on our website 

We are the owner or the licensee of all intellectual property rights in our website, 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 our website for your personal use and you may draw the attention of others within your organisation to content posted on our website. 

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 our website must always be acknowledged. 

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

Do not rely on information on this website 

The content on our website 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 our website. 

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

We are not responsible for websites we link to 

Where our site contains links to other websites and resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for your information only. Such links should not be interpreted as approval by us of those linked websites or information you may obtain from them. 

We have no control over the contents of those websites or resources. 

Our responsibility for loss or damage suffered by you 

  • We do not exclude or limit in any way our liability to you where it would be unlawful to do so. This includes liability for death or personal injury caused by our negligence or the negligence of our employees, agents or subcontractors and for fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation. 

Subject to this 

  • We exclude all implied conditions, warranties, representations or other terms that may apply to our website or any content on it. 

  • We will not be liable to you 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, our website; or 

  • use of or reliance on any content displayed on our website. 

  • 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. 

How we may use your personal information 

We will only use your personal information as set out in our www.lightning-api.com/privacy-policy.. 

We are not responsible for viruses and you must not introduce them 

We do not guarantee that our website will be secure or free from bugs or viruses. 

You are responsible for configuring your information technology, computer programmes and platform to access our website. You should use your own virus protection software. 

You must not misuse our website by knowingly introducing viruses, trojans, worms, logic bombs or other material that is malicious or technologically harmful. You must not attempt to gain unauthorised access to our website, the server on which our website is stored or any server, computer or database connected to our website. You must not attack our website via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of service attack. By breaching this provision, you would commit a criminal offence under the Computer Misuse Act 1990. We will report any such breach to the relevant law enforcement authorities and we will co-operate with those authorities by disclosing your identity to them. In the event of such a breach, your right to use our website will cease immediately. 

Rules about linking to our website 

You may link to our home page, provided you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it. 

You must not establish a link in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on our part where none exists. 

You must not establish a link to our website in any website that is not owned by you. 

Our website must not be framed on any other website, nor may you create a link to any part of our website other than the home page. 

We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice. 

If you wish to link to or make any use of content on our website other than that set out above, please contact enquiries@lightning-api.com. 

Which country's laws apply to any disputes? 

These terms of use, their subject matter and their formation, are governed by English law. You and we both agree that the courts of England will have exclusive jurisdiction. 

Our trademarks are registered 

Lightning-API is a UK registered trademark of Lightning API Ltd. You are not permitted to use this without our approval, unless they are part of material you are using as permitted under How you may use material on our site