This website is intended to promote my professional services. These are provided through a service company I own called Dalmeny Close Ltd. This company owns and operates the website and is the “we” referred to below.

By using this site, subscribing to our newsletter and accessing our content you are agreeing to these terms. Throughout we will refer to “we” and “us”, which means Dalmeny Close Ltd, this site, our electronic and print communications. Content refers to information contained in text, video, audio, graphical or any other format that is hosted or presented on this site.

If you have a client agreement with us you should note that nothing contained in these terms overrides or nullifies that agreement.

1. Use of Site

You agree to access this site for your own or your organisation’s internal informational purposes. By doing so you acknowledge that all Content is copyright Ross A Hall or Dalmeny Close Ltd and the site is protected by copyright, patent and trademark laws as applicable. No right or title is transferred to you by your use of the site.

You agree not to reuse Content for any purpose, including using extracts, copies or citations to promote or advertise your own products or services. You further agree not to make copies of Content other than for your own personal use. Creating copies of Content for storage on publicly accessible networks, including but not limited to intranets, websites and ftp servers, is not permitted.

2. Restricted Content

Some Content is only accessible after a username and password (your Credentials) has been provided by us (Restricted Content). You may not access any Restricted Content unless you have received Credentials from us.

You agree to keep your Credentials secret. This includes not disclosing them to other parties such as but not limited to coworkers, colleagues, friends or family. You further agree to take responsibility for any and all use of the site using your Credentials.

If you believe someone else is using your Credentials you must notify us through this website immediately. If we believe your Credentials have been exposed we will suspend them until we have resolved any issues.

3. Subscriptions

If you provide your email address to us for the purposes of receiving regular communication (e.g. our newsletters or briefings) you agree to the following:

We can send you emails in accordance with our publishing schedule

You accept responsibility for the actions of others if you forward any communication

To notify us via the “unsubscribe” link on any communication if you no longer wish to receive our communications

4. Participation in Surveys and Research

If you participate in our surveys or research you agree to the following:

You grant us permission to use your responses in our research and analysis

You grant us permission to use selected quotes in our research. Any quote will not to be attributed to an individual or organisation without express consent

You grant us permission to retain your responses and use them in other research should we deem them suitable.

5. Liability and Warranty

Content is provided for information purposes only. We do not accept responsibility or liability for any actions you take based on our Content.

We take every reasonable measure to ensure our Content is accurate at the time it is published. Opinions and judgements offered are provided using the information available at the time they are made and can change at any time.

The site and Content is provided on an “as-is” basis. We do not provide any warranty or guarantee that the site will be accessible, content is accurate or there are no technical errors.

6. Data protection

We maintain a separate privacy policy, which is accessible here. This policy forms part of our terms of use.

7. Jurisdiction

By using this site you agree to be bound by the jurisdiction of the English courts. Any claim or complaint is to be made through the Courts of England.

8. Amendments

We reserve the right to make amendments to these Terms at any time. Where you are a Subscriber we will send a separate notice to you by email informing you of these changes. If you are a visitor it is your responsibility to ensure you review these terms from time to time.

9. No waiver

Our failure to insist upon or enforce any provision of these terms of service shall not be construed as a waiver of any provision or right of Dalmeny Close.


Date of last review: 20th May 2017

Who is Ross A Hall?

I'm a freelance designer and writer. My clients have included Fintech startups, publishers and digital agencies. You can read more about my work here.

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