Terms & Conditions

Terms of website use
This page (together with the documents referred to on it) tells you the terms of use regarding the use of our website www.semmle.com (our site), as a visitor. Please read these terms of use carefully before you start to use the site. By using our site, you indicate that you accept these terms of use and that you agree to abide by them. If you do not agree to these terms of use, please refrain from using our site.

Information about us
www.semmle.com is a site operated by Semmle Ltd (“we/us/our”). We are a company registered in England and Wales (company number 06037169) and have our registered office and main trading address at Blue Boar Court, 9 Alfred Street, Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX1 4EH. Our VAT number is GB 940 7150 40.

Accessing our site
Access to our site is permitted on a temporary basis, and we reserve the right to withdraw or amend the service we provide on our site without notice (see below). We will not be liable if for any reason our site is unavailable at any time or for any period.

You are responsible for making all arrangements necessary for you to have access to our site. You are also responsible for ensuring that all persons who access our site through your internet connection are aware of these terms, and that they comply with them.

Intellectual property rights
We are the owner or the licensee of all intellectual property rights in our site, and in the material published on it. Those works are protected by copyright laws and treaties around the world. All such rights are reserved.
The following conditions apply to visitors to our site:

  • You may print off one copy, and may download extracts, of any page(s) from our site for your personal reference and you may draw the attention of others within your organization to material 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 material on our site must always be acknowledged.
  • You must not use any part of the materials on our site for commercial purposes without obtaining a license 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.

Reliance on information posted
Commentary and other materials posted on our site are not intended to amount to advice on which reliance should be placed. We therefore disclaim all liability and responsibility arising from any reliance placed on such materials by any visitor to our site, or by anyone who may be informed of any of its contents.

Our site changes regularly
We aim to update our site regularly, and may change the content at any time. If the need arises, we may suspend access to our site, or close it indefinitely. Any of the material on our site may be out of date at any given time, and we are under no obligation to update such material.

Our liability
The material displayed on our site is provided without any guarantees, conditions or warranties as to its accuracy. To the extent permitted by law, we, other members of our group of companies and third parties connected to us hereby expressly exclude all conditions, warranties and other terms which might otherwise be implied by statute, common law or the law of equity.

Nothing in these Terms seeks to exclude our liability for death or personal injury caused by our negligence or for fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation. However beyond that we exclude all other liability to the extent permitted at law.

In no event shall we be liable for any loss of business, loss of profit, loss or corruption of data, loss of anticipated savings or for any indirect or consequential loss.

Information about you and your visits to our site
We process personal information about you in accordance with our privacy policy. By using our site, you consent to such processing and you warrant that all personal data provided by you is accurate.

We reserve the right to refuse an application to subscribe to our Semmle newsletters via our site. We will not retain any personal information you provide us in the unlikely event we refuse your application.

Viruses, hacking and other offenses
You must not misuse our site by knowingly introducing viruses, trojans, worms, logic bombs or other material which is malicious or technologically harmful. You must not attempt to gain unauthorized 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.

We will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by a distributed denial-of-service attack, viruses or other technologically harmful material that may infect your computer equipment, computer programs, data or other proprietary material due to your use of our site or to your downloading of any material posted on it, or on any website linked to it.

Linking to our site
You may link to our web pages, provided you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it, but 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 from any website that is not owned by you unless this is in relation to a forum or blog site or other website where such linking is permitted.

We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice. If you wish to make any use of material on our site other than that set out above, please address your request to contact@semmle.com.

Links from our site
Where our site contains links to other sites and resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for your information only. We have no control over the contents of those sites or resources, and accept no responsibility for them or for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them.

Applicable law
These terms of use shall be governed by English law. If either party require to raise court proceedings in relation to any dispute relating to these terms or your use of our site then these proceedings must be raised in England.

Variations
We may revise these terms of use at any time by amending this page. You are expected to check this page from time to time to take notice of any changes we made, as they are binding on you. Some of the provisions contained in these terms of use may also be superseded by provisions or notices published elsewhere on our site.

Your concerns
If you have any concerns about material which appears on our site, please contact contact@semmle.com.

Thank you for visiting our site.