Terms & Conditions

INTRODUCTION

  1. You may access most areas of the Website without registering your details with us. Certain areas of the Website are only open to you if you register.

  2. The Company may revise these Terms and Conditions at any time by updating this posting.


INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

  1. Unless otherwise stated, the copyright and other intellectual property rights in all material on the Website (including without limitation trade marks, designs, logos, text, images, audio and video materials and bottle designs) are owned or licensed by the Company.

  2. Material from this site may not be copied, reproduced, republished, uploaded, posted, transmitted, distributed, commercially exploited or adapted in any way without the prior written consent of the Company.

  3. Without limitation, the trademarks and all related logos, labels, bottle designs and all other intellectual property associated with the brand Wemyss Malts are owned by the Company.

  4. Any rights not expressly granted in these Terms and Conditions are reserved.


SERVICE ACCESS & ACCEPTABLE USE

  1. The Company shall not be liable if for any reason the Website is unavailable at any time or for any period. Access to the Website may be suspended temporarily or permanently without notice.

  2. Without prejudice to Clause 7, the Company reserves the right to suspend, terminate or restrict access to the Website if these Terms and Conditions are breached.

  3. You shall keep any passwords and usernames allocated to you confidential and the Company reserves the right to suspend or terminate the username and password if the Company suspects non-compliance by you with these Terms and Conditions.

  4. You may use the Website only for lawful purposes. You may not use the Website:
    In any way that breaches any applicable local, national or international law or regulation;
    in any way that is unlawful or fraudulent or has any unlawful or fraudulent effect; to transmit, or procure the sending of, any unsolicited or unauthorised advertising or promotional material or any form of spam;
    to knowingly transmit any data, send or upload any material that contains viruses or similar computer code designed to adversely affect the operation of any computer software or hardware.

    to undertake any other activity that would contravene the Computer Misuse Act 1990 (UK).


SUBMISSIONS

  1. Other than personally identifiable information, which is covered under our Privacy Policy, any material you transmit or post to the Website (including remarks, suggestions, ideas, creative concepts, graphics or other information communicated through the Website) shall be considered non-confidential and non-proprietary. The Company shall have no obligations with respect to such material. The Company and its designees shall be free to copy, disclose, distribute, incorporate and otherwise use such material and all data, images, sounds, text and other things embodied therein for any and all commercial or non-commercial purposes.


LINKS TO OTHER WEBSITES

  1. Links to third party websites on the Website are provided solely for your convenience. If you use these links, you leave the Website. The Company has not reviewed all of these third party websites and does not control and is not responsible for these websites or their content or availability. The Company therefore does not endorse or make any representations about them, or any material found there, or any results that may be obtained from using them. If you decide to access any of the third party websites linked to the Website, you do so entirely at your own risk.


RESTRICTION ON LIABILITY

  1. While the Company endeavours to ensure that the information on the Website is correct, the Company does not warrant the accuracy and completeness of the material on the Website. The Company may make changes to the material on the Website, or to the products and prices described in it, at any time without notice. The material on the Website may be out of date, and the Company makes no commitment to update such material. To the maximum extent permitted by law, the Company provides you with the Website on the basis that the Company excludes all representations, warranties, conditions and other terms (including, without limitation, the conditions implied by law).


SUBJECT TO CLAUSE

  1. The Company, any other party (whether or not involved in creating, producing, maintaining or delivering the Website), and any of the Company's group companies and the officers, directors, employees, shareholders or agents of any of them, exclude all liability and responsibility for any amount or kind of loss or damage that may result to you or a third party (including without limitation, any direct, indirect, punitive or consequential loss or damages, or any loss of income, profits, goodwill, data, contracts, use of money, or loss or damages arising from or connected in any way to business interruption, and whether in tort (including without limitation negligence), contract or otherwise) in connection with the Website in any way or in connection with the use, inability to use or the results of use of the Website, any websites linked to the Website or the material on such websites, including but not limited to loss or damage due to viruses that may infect your computer equipment, software, data or other property on account of your access to, use of, or browsing the Website or your downloading of any material from the Website or any websites linked to the Website.

  2. Nothing in these Terms and Conditions shall limit the Company's liability for:
    death or personal injury caused by the negligence of the Company, its directors, agents, officers or representatives; fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation; or any other liability which cannot be excluded or limited by law.


GOVERNING LAW & JURISDICTION

  1. These Terms and Conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Scotland. Disputes arising in connection with these Terms and Conditions shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Scottish courts although the Company retains the right to bring proceedings against you for breach of these Terms and Conditions in your country of residence or any other relevant country.


COMPETITION TERMS &

CONDITIONS

WIN A YEARS SUPPLY OF WHISKY COMPETITION:

1.    The promoter is Wemyss Vintage Malts Ltd. whose registered office is at 4 Melville Crescent Edinburgh, EH37JA

2.    The competition is open to residents of the United Kingdom & EU aged 18 years or over except employees of Wemyss Vintage Malts Ltd. and their close relatives and anyone otherwise connected with the organisation, spirits industry or judging of the competition.

3.    There is no entry fee and no purchase necessary to enter this competition.

4.    By entering this competition, an entrant is indicating his/her agreement to be bound by these terms and conditions.

5.    Route to entry for the competition is via a signup form here:

6.    Only one entry will be accepted per person. Multiple entries from the same person will be disqualified.

7.    Closing date for registration of interest to the Year Supply of Whisky competition will be 06/07/2020. After this date the no further entries to the competition will be permitted.

8.    No responsibility can be accepted for entries not received for whatever reason.

9.    The rules of the competition and how to enter are as follows:

 

”In honour of our 15th anniversary year, we're giving one lucky person the chance to win a Year's Supply of Whisky!

There's two ways to enter: 


1. Buy a bottle of our Batch Strength blended malts and use the code YEAROFWHISKY at checkout for 10 entries into our competition. We'll also give you £5 off delivery when you use YEAROFWHISKY at checkout.


2. Complete the form on our website for 1 entry into the competition”

 

The promoter reserves the right to cancel or amend the competition and these terms and conditions without notice in the event of a catastrophe, war, civil or military disturbance, act of God or any actual or anticipated breach of any applicable law or regulation or any other event outside of the promoter’s control. Any changes to the competition will be notified to entrants as soon as possible by the promoter.

The promoter is not responsible for inaccurate prize details supplied to any entrant by any third party connected with this competition.

The prize is as follows:

12 x 70cl of Wemyss Malts Scotch whiskies selected from various whisky ranges.

1 x70cl will be delivered to a UK address each month.

The prize is as stated and no cash or other alternatives will be offered.The prizes are not transferable. Prizes are subject to availability and we reserve the right to substitute any prize with another of equivalent value without giving notice.

Participants who purchased a bottle of Wemyss Malts Batch Strength whisky will have their application weighted upwards by a factor of 1:10.

Winners will be chosen at random, from all entries received and verified by promoter and or its agents.

Or by an independent adjudicator or panel of judges appointed by the promoter.

The winner will be notified by email and within 14 days of the closing date. If the winner cannot be contacted or do not claim the prize within 14 days after notification, we reserve the right to withdraw the prize from the winner and pick a replacement winner.

The promoter will notify the winner when and where the prize can be collected / is delivered.

The promoter’s decision in respect of all matters to do with the competition will be final and no correspondence will be entered into.

By entering this competition, an entrant is indicating his/her agreement to be bound by these terms and conditions.

The competition and these terms and conditions will be governed by law and any disputes will be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of.

The winner agrees to the use of his/her name and image in any publicity material, as well as their entry. Any personal data relating to the winner or any other entrants will be used solely in accordance with current UK data protection legislation and will not be disclosed to a third party without the entrant’s prior consent.

The winner’s name will be available 28 days after closing date by emailing the following address: info@wemyssmalts.com

Entry into the competition will be deemed as acceptance of these terms and conditions.

This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Instagram, Facebook, Twitter or any other Social Network. You are providing your information to Wemyss Vintage Malts Ltd. and not to any other party. The information provided will be used in conjunction with the following Privacy Policy found at /terms-conditions .

Some additional Terms and Conditions which you might wish to include if relevant:

·         Wemyss Vintage Malts Ltd. will judge the competition and decide on the winner, which will be picked at random from all complete entries via Instagram.

·         Wemyss Vintage Malts Ltd.‘s decision as to those able to take part and selection of winners is final. No correspondence relating to the competition will be entered into.

·         Wemyss Vintage Malts Ltd. shall have the right, at its sole discretion and at any time, to change or modify these terms and conditions, such change shall be effective immediately upon posting to this webpage.

·         Wemyss Vintage Malts Ltd. also reserves the right to cancel the competition if circumstances arise outside of its control.