LEGAL NOTICES and TERMS OF USE

Introduction
These Legal Notices and Terms of Use, as may be amended by us from time to time, set out the basis on which you may use this website and provide important information about the way we provide our services.

The Firm
Crestle Zanders is the trading name of Crestle Zanders Legal Practitioners and its affiliated undertakings from time to time, all of which comprise one coordinated Nigerian law practice.

References in these Legal Notices and Terms of Use and elsewhere on this website to Crestle Zanders mean Crestle Zanders Legal Practitioners, its subsidiaries and affiliates, and the other individuals, partnerships, corporations and undertakings which are contractually allowed by Crestle Zanders Legal Practitioners to conduct activities using the name “Crestle Zanders” as the circumstances may entail.

In these Legal Notices and Terms of Use, as the context may require, “we”, “us”, “CZ” or “our” means Crestle Zanders.

Country Specific Information

Nigeria
We practise in Nigeria through Crestle Zanders Legal Practitioners, a Nigerian law firm registered in Nigeria and regulated by the Nigerian Bar Association and the Supreme Court of Nigeria, as the circumstances may require under applicable Nigerian laws.

United Kingdom
Crestle Zanders conducts business development activities in the UK only and in representation by Crestle Zanders Limited, a limited liability company registered in England and Wales, whose business address is 42 Brook Street, London, W1K 5DB, England, and registered office is situated at 49 Panfield Road, London, SE2 9DQ, England. Please note, for the avoidance of doubt, that Crestle Zanders Limited’s scope of scope of activities is non-legal in nature and has not raised the necessity for registration with, and therefore is NOT regulated by, the Solicitors Regulation Authority of England and Wales. As such, we do not intend to create any different impression on the members of the public.

No Legal Services or Lawyer-Client Relationship

Although this website may provide information concerning potential legal issues, it is not a substitute for legal advice from qualified counsel. You should not and are not authorized to rely on this website as a source of legal advice. Your use of this website does not create any lawyer-client relationship between you and Crestle Zanders.

This website contains electronic contact information for Crestle Zanders and its lawyers. By the mere act of contacting, or supplying your contact details to, Crestle Zanders or a Crestle Zanders lawyer electronically, a lawyer-client relationship is not created between you and Crestle Zanders or such Crestle Zanders lawyer, as the case may be. If you wish to become a client of Crestle Zanders, you must contact Crestle Zanders or an appropriate Crestle Zanders lawyer, and explicitly negotiate retention. This website is not an invitation to form a lawyer-client relationship.

Unless you have a lawyer-client relationship with Crestle Zanders, we are not obliged to keep confidential information you may send us and such information may not be privileged under applicable law. Under no circumstances, therefore, should you send confidential information to Crestle Zanders unless you have been authorized to do so by a Crestle Zanders lawyer or you have a pre-existing documented lawyer-client relationship with Crestle Zanders.

Use of this site

This website is owned by Crestle Zanders. You agree to use this site for lawful purposes only and in a manner which is consistent with any and all applicable laws and regulations in the country in which you access this site. Your use of this site should not infringe the rights of, or restrict or inhibit the use and enjoyment of this site by any third party. You agree not to import or transfer to this site either directly or indirectly any information or other content which is or may be inaccurate, misleading, defamatory, obscene or offensive or in breach of any intellectual property right or similar right or damaging to the software or performance of this site.

Copyright

Unless otherwise stated, all rights, including copyright and database rights, in this site and its contents are owned by (or licensed to) us or otherwise used by us as permitted by applicable law. You may access the contents of the site only for your own private use or internal use within your or your employer’s organisation, but not for any commercial or public use. You may download and use the service on a single Computer Central Processing Unit at a time and you can print out hard copies of any part of the content on the Site for your personal use or use within your, or your employer’s, organisation. Except where your use is permitted as above or by copyright law, you may not otherwise copy, store in any medium (including any other web site), distribute, transmit, re-transmit, broadcast, modify or show in public any part of this site without our prior written permission.

Collection of Information

Personal Information may be collected from members of the public when they contract us directly and provide their personal information. We also collect personal information on this website in the following circumstances:

  • If you contact Crestle Zanders by filling and submitting the electronic Contact form on this website;
  • If you submit your personal and other details as a registration process to enable you to download information from this website, such as our publications and Brochure; and
  • If you submit your personal and other details in order that we put you on our mailing list.

We shall at all times endeavour to safeguard and protect personal information that we collect in accordance to applicable laws, and to use them for the primary purposes for which they are collected. The primary purposes for which we collect information from the public include (1) to enable us to communicate with them to determine whether we may provide services to them; (2) to enable the provision of our services to them (3) to assist the administration of our services; (4) to enable us to notify them of changes to our services and of market developments that we consider to be of interest to them; and (5) to allow us to keep and maintain record of our services to them during the continuance, or following the termination, of such services to them.

Links

Where we provide hyperlinks to other web sites or contacts, we do so for information purposes only and such links do not constitute an endorsement or recommendation by us of any products or services in such sites. Your use of such links is entirely at your own risk and we accept no responsibility for the content or use of such web sites or for the information contained on such sites (including any web site through which you may have gained access to our web site). You may not link to this site, nor frame it, without our written permission.

Disclaimer

Although we take pride in this site, please note that the information posted on it is general in nature and, at times, may be incomplete or out of date. Furthermore, laws and regulations change from time to time and compliance will always depend upon the particular circumstances. For these reasons, we do not intend the information on or downloaded from this site to supplement or be a substitute for the expertise and judgement of your independent legal advisor. Any reliance on this information is solely at your own risk.

Our liability to you

We make no promises, representations or warranties except as set out in these Legal Notices and Terms of Use and to the extent permitted by applicable law all other promises or representations are hereby withdrawn and abrogated and all express and implied warranties and conditions are hereby excluded. To the extent permitted by applicable law, we exclude any liability arising out of access to or use of or reliance on any information posted on or downloaded from this site.

Severability

Should any part of these terms and conditions for any reason be declared invalid by a court of competent jurisdiction, such determination shall not affect the validity of any remaining portion and such remaining portion shall remain in full force and effect as if the invalid portion of these terms and conditions had been eliminated.

Governing Law and Jurisdiction

These Legal Notices and Terms of Useof this site are governed by the laws of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. Disputes arising out of these Legal Notices and Terms of Use shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of Nigerian courts.

Contacting Us

If you are in doubt as to the accuracy and currency of any information posted on or downloaded from this site, or if you require any further information, please contact us at info@crestlezanders.com