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the following terms:
This website includes information relating to the law and legal developments. Such
information is based on the law of England and Wales unless otherwise stated. It is only intended
for general guidance and does not constitute advice.
Whilst we take every care in compiling this website, we do not make any
representation or warranty of any kind (express or implied) with regard to its contents or
You may download, store and use information contained in this website for your
personal use or for that of your firm or company. You may not republish, retransmit, redistribute or
otherwise make such information available to any third party without our express prior written
The copyright in the material on this website is vested in Sears Tooth.
Please note that this firm is not authorised under the Financial Services and Markets
Act 2000, but we are able in certain circumstances to offer a limited range of investment services
to clients because we are members of The Law Society. We can provide these investment services if
they are an incidental part of the professional services we have been engaged to provide. For more
complicated matters we may refer you to someone who is authorised by the Financial Conduct
Whilst we make every effort to ensure that the information shown on our website is
accurate and up-to-date, the website is provided without any representation or warranty of any kind,
whether express or implied, including, but not limited to, implied warranties of satisfactory
quality, fitness for a particular purpose whether or not communicated to Sears Tooth, compatibility,
security or accuracy. To the extent permitted by law, Sears Tooth will not be liable for any loss
(whether direct, indirect, or consequential) or damage whatever, including, but not limited to, the
loss of business, profit, opportunity or data arising from or in connection with the use of the
website, and in particular Sears Tooth shall not be liable in the event that provision of the
website is interrupted, or that it or the server supporting it becomes subject to defect, virus or
malfunction giving rise to harm or loss.
Our insurer is Allianz Global and Corporate 60 Gracechurch St, London EC3V 0HR Cover
under our policy with Allianz Global will extend to acts or omissions arising out of Sears Tooth
professional business, wherever they occur.
EQUALITY AND DIVERSITY
We are committed to promoting equality and diversity in all our dealings with
clients, employees and third parties. Please contact us if you would like a copy of our equality and
We want to give you the best possible service. However, if at any point you become
unhappy or concerned about the service we have provided then you should inform us immediately, so
that we can do our best to resolve the problem.
In the first instance it may be helpful to contact the person who is working on your
case to discuss your concerns and we will do our best to resolve any issues at this stage. If you
would like to make a formal complaint, then you can read our full complaints procedure here>>. Making a
complaint will not affect how we handle your case.
The Solicitors Regulation Authority can help you if you are concerned about our
behaviour. This could be for things like dishonesty, taking or losing your money or treating you
unfairly because of your age, a disability or other characteristic. You can raise your concerns with
the Solicitors Regulation Authority.
What do to if we cannot resolve your complaint:
The Legal Ombudsman can help you if we are unable to resolve your complaint
ourselves. They will look at your complaint independently and it will not affect how we handle your
Before accepting a complaint for investigation, the Legal Ombudsman will check that
you have tried to resolve your complaint with us first. If you have, then you must take your
complaint to the
- Within six months of receiving a final response to your complaint and
- No more than six years from the date of act/omission; or
- No more than three years from when you should reasonably have known there was cause
Call: 0300 555 0333 between 9am to 5pm.
Legal Ombudsman PO Box 6806, Wolverhampton, WV1 9WJ