Our Terms And Conditions

Appreciating Change is a trading name for Jemstone Consultancy Ltd, everything here also applies to Appreciating Change

Jemstone Consultancy Ltd: Policies and Principles

Jemstone Consultancy Ltd subscribes to the British Psychological Society’s code of ethics and professional practice, a copy of which can be obtained from the Society. Jemstone Consultancy Ltd also works within the legal and ethical framework provided by equal opportunities, health and safety, and data protection legislation.

In addition, Jemstone Consultancy Ltd works to the following set of principles of practice.

Jemstone Consultancy Ltd: Principles of Practice

Jemstone Consultancy Ltd in all its dealings with client organizations undertakes:

To work in partnership with the client, respecting their knowledge and experience of their organization.

To work with each organization as the unique entity that it is.

To be open and transparent in our negotiations with organizations about the work to be delivered, and about the direct and associated cost of that work.

To undertake assignments in the spirit of honest endeavour, and to inform clients as early as possible of any difficulties or obstacles that impede that endeavour.

To pay particular attention to issues of personal confidentiality whilst undertaking assignments, recognising that organizations are complex, emotional, and political entities.

Terms and conditions of use of Appreciating Change/ Jemstone Consultancy Ltd website
1 Acceptance of Terms

Your access to and use of Jemstone Consultancy Ltd (‘the Website’) is subject exclusively to these Terms and Conditions. You will not use the Website for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these Terms and Conditions. By using the Website you are fully accepting the terms, conditions and disclaimers contained in this notice. If you do not accept these Terms and Conditions you must immediately stop using the Website.

2 Advice
The contents of the Website do not constitute advice and should not be relied upon in making or refraining from making, any decision.

3 Changes to Website

Jemstone Consultancy Ltd reserves the right to: 
Change or remove (temporarily or permanently) the Website or any part of it without notice and you confirm that Jemstone Consultancy Ltd shall not be liable to you for any such change or removal; and

Change these Terms and Conditions at any time, and your continued use of the Website following any changes shall be deemed to be your acceptance of such change.

4 Links to third party websites

The website may include links to third party websites that are controlled and maintained by others. Any link to other websites is not an endorsement of such websites and you acknowledge and agree that we are not responsible for the content or availability of any such sites.

5 Copyright
All copyright, trademarks and all other intellectual property rights in the Website and its contents (including without limitation the Website design, text, graphics and all software and sources codes connected with the Website) are owned by or licensed to Jemstone Consultancy Ltd or otherwise used by Jemstone Consultancy Ltd as permitted by law.

In accessing the Website you agree to accredit Jemstone Consultancy Ltd as the source and copyright holder should you use the information or text thus gained for any further purpose than your own private use.

6 Disclaimers and limitations of liability

The Website is provided on an ‘AS IS’ and ‘AS AVAILABLE’ basis without any representation or endorsement made and without warranty of any kind whether express or implied, including but not limited to the implied warranties of satisfactory quality, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement, compatibility, security and accuracy.

To the extent permitted by law, Jemstone Consultancy Ltd will not be liable for any indirect or consequential loss or damage whatever (including without limitation loss of business, opportunity, data, profits) arising out of or in connection with the use of the Website.

Jemstone Consultancy Ltd makes no warranty that the functionality of the Website will be uninterrupted or error free, that defects will be corrected, or that the Website or the server that makes it available are free of viruses or anything else which may be harmful or destructive.

Nothing in these Terms and Conditions shall be construed as to exclude or limit the liability of Jemstone Consultancy Ltd for death or personal injury as a result of the negligence of Jemstone Consultancy Ltd or that of its employees or agents.

7 Indemnity
You agree to indemnify and hold Jemstone Consultancy Ltd and its employees and agents harmless from and against all liabilities, legal fees, damages, losses, costs and other expenses in relation to any claims or actions brought against Jemstone Consultancy Ltd arising out of any breach by you of these Terms and Conditions or other liabilities arising out of your use of this Website.

8 Severance
If any of these Terms and Conditions should be deemed to be invalid, illegal, or unenforceable for any reason by any court of competent jurisdiction then such Term or Condition shall be severed and the remaining Terms and Conditions shall survive and remain in full force and effect and continue to be binding and enforceable.

9 Governing Law
These Terms and Conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the law of England and you hereby submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts.