Website Terms Of Use Policy

Please read these terms and conditions carefully before using this website.  These terms tell you the rules for using the Reprieve website (https://reprieve.org) (“our site”).

1. Who we are and how to contact us

Reprieve.org is a site operated by Reprieve (“We,” “us,” “our” or “Reprieve”).

Reprieve is a registered company in England & Wales limited by guarantee (Company No. 05777831), and a registered (Charity No. 114900).  Our registered office is at 10 Queen Street Place, London, EC4R 1BE. To contact us, please email [email protected] or telephone +44 (0) 20 7553 8140 (referred to as Reprieve UK).

Reprieve U.S. is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization with the EIN 72-1514282.  To contact us, please email [email protected] or mail P.O. Box 792325, New Orleans, LA.

2. By using our site you accept these terms

By using our site, 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 site.

We amend these terms from time to time. Every time you wish to use our site, please check these terms to ensure you understand the terms that apply at that time. We recommend that you print a copy of these terms for future reference.

3. 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, which sets out the terms on which we process any personal data we collect from you, or that you provide to us. By using our site, you consent to such processing and you warrant that all data provided by you is accurate.
  • Our Acceptable Use Policy, which sets out the permitted uses and prohibited uses of our site. When using our site, you must comply with this Acceptable Use Policy.
  • Our Cookie Policy, which sets out information about the cookies on our site.

We amend these terms from time to time. Every time you wish to use our site, please check these terms to ensure you understand the terms that apply at that time. These terms were most recently updated on September 16, 2020.

4. Our site

Our site is made available free of charge, but we do not guarantee that our site, 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 site for business and operational reasons.

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

We may transfer our rights and obligations under these terms to another organisation. We will always tell you in writing if this happens and we will ensure that the transfer will not affect your rights under the contract.

Our site is directed to people residing in the United Kingdom and the United States. We do not represent that content available on or through our site is appropriate for use or available in other locations.

Our site is directed to people residing in the United Kingdom and the United States. We do not represent that content available on or through our site is appropriate for use or available in other locations.

5. Using materials on our site

The content on this website is the copyright of Reprieve or third parties.

The trademarks and logos displayed on the website are the intellectual property of Reprieve and/or of other third parties. You may print off one copy, and may download extracts, of any page(s) from our site for your personal use and you may draw the attention of others within your network or organisation to content posted on our site.

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 site must always be acknowledged.

You must not use any part of the content on our site 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 site will cease immediately and you must, at our option, return or destroy any copies of the materials you have made.

You agree to comply with reasonable requests from us to help us protect our proprietary and intellectual property rights.

6. Reliance on information

The content on our site 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 site.

We may update and change our site from time to time to reflect changes to our activities, our users’ and stakeholders’ needs, legal and regulatory changes, and our organisational priorities. Although we make reasonable efforts to update the information on our site, we make no representations, warranties or guarantees, whether express or implied, that the content on our site is accurate, complete or up to date.

7. Third party websites

Where our site contains links to other sites 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 sites or resources and we are not responsible for them.

8. Our responsibility

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. If you are a business user, we exclude all implied conditions, warranties, representations or other terms that may apply to our site 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 the: (i) use of, or inability to use, our site; or (ii) use of or reliance on any content displayed on our site.

9. Viruses

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

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

You must not misuse our site 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 site, the server on which our site is stored or any server, computer or database connected to our site. You must not attack our site 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 in the UK, and may be subject to additional laws in the U.S. 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 site will cease immediately.

10. Linking to our site 

You may link to our home page, provided you do so in a way that is fair, legal, in keeping with 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 site in any website that is not owned by you.

Our site must not be framed on any other site, nor may you create a link to any part of our site other than the home page. We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice.

The website in which you are linking must comply in all respects with the content standards set out in our Acceptable Use Policy. If you wish to link to or make any use of content on our site other than that set out above, please contact Colette G. St-Onge on [email protected].

11. Which country’s laws apply to any disputes?

These terms of use, their subject matter and their formation (and any non-contractual disputes or claims), are governed by the laws of England and Wales. You and we both agree that the courts of England and Wales will have exclusive jurisdiction, except that if you are a resident of Northern Ireland you may also bring proceedings in Northern Ireland, and if you are resident of Scotland, you may also bring proceedings in Scotland.

Reprieve is a UK registered trade mark of Reprieve UK. You are not permitted to use it without our approval, unless they are part of material you are using as permitted under paragraph 5 (Using material on our site).

Terms of use last updated: September 16, 2020.