Terms & Conditions (User Agreement)

You can find additional terms and conditions relating to use of Vetpol Ltd's discussion forum by clicking this link.  These are the terms that relate specifically to use of www.vbay.co.uk, this being a satellite site of www.vetpol.co.uk.

1. Terms

By accessing www.vbay.co.uk (the site), you are agreeing to be bound by these web site Terms and Conditions of Use, all applicable laws and regulations, and agree that you are responsible for compliance with any applicable local laws. If you do not agree with any of these terms, you are prohibited from using or accessing this site. The materials contained in this web site are protected by applicable copyright and trade mark law.

2. Disclaimer

  1. The materials on Vetpol Ltd's satellite website,vbay.co.uk (the site) are provided "as is". Vetpol Ltd makes no warranties, expressed or implied, and hereby disclaims and negates all other warranties, including without limitation, implied warranties or conditions of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement of intellectual property or other violation of rights. Further, Vetpol Ltd does not warrant or make any representations concerning the accuracy, likely results, or reliability of the use of the materials on the site or otherwise relating to such materials or on any sites linked to the site.
  2. Vbay exists to allow members of the veterinary community to advertise and trade products and services.  If you advertise a product or purchase a product on vbay the resultant contract is between the buyer and seller.  Users are reminded that in accepting payment for products or making payment for products they are entering into a legally binding contract between the two parties. 

3. Limitations

In no event shall Vetpol Ltd or its suppliers be liable for any damages (including, without limitation, damages for loss of data or profit, or due to business interruption,) arising out of the use or inability to use the materials on Vetpol Ltd's Internet site, even if Vetpol Ltd or a Vetpol Ltd authorized representative has been notified orally or in writing of the possibility of such damage. Because some jurisdictions do not allow limitations on implied warranties, or limitations of liability for consequential or incidental damages, these limitations may not apply to you.

4. Revisions and Errata

The materials appearing on the site could include technical, typographical, or photographic errors. Vetpol Ltd does not warrant that any of the materials on its web site are accurate, complete, or current. Vetpol Ltd may make changes to the materials contained on its web site at any time without notice. Vetpol Ltd does not, however, make any commitment to update the materials.

5. Links

Vetpol Ltd has not reviewed all of the sites linked to its web site and is not responsible for the contents of any such linked site. The inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by Vetpol Ltd of the site. Use of any such linked web site is at the user's own risk.

6. Site Terms of Use Modifications

Vetpol Ltd may revise these terms of use for its web site at any time without notice. By using this web site you are agreeing to be bound by the then current version of these Terms and Conditions of Use.

7. Governing Law

Any claim relating to Vetpol Ltd's web site shall be governed by the laws of England and Wales without regard to conflict of law provisions.

We are committed to conducting our business in accordance with these principles in order to ensure that the confidentiality of personal information is protected and maintained.

8. Promotion of Products

Users are reminded of their legal obligations to ensure that advertising of products is compliant with all applicable laws.  It is suggested that when advertising veterinary medicinal products users are well advised to follow the NOAH Code of Practice.

9. Personal Data and Use of Shopfront

If having purchased a shopfront and been authorised to use the mailing list functionality within a shopfront users accept that they must not only comply with applicable data protection laws but also best practice.  Users must opt in to using the mailings function and be permitted to opt out of receiving mailings.  Vetpol Ltd reserves the right to suspend this function in the event of misuse.

10. Collection of Personal Data by Vetpol Ltd

As Vetpol Ltd's primary purpose is market research and opinion polling in the veterinary sector we collect and process personal information on transactions in accordance with Vetpol Ltd's privacy policy to provide relevant information to users; we do not sell or pass on your personal data without your permission.

11.Purchase of Products

Where products are purchased via vbay the contract is between buyer and seller, not with Vetpol Ltd.