Terms & Conditions

Terms and conditions of use


Welcome to our website. Your agreement to comply with and be bound by these terms and conditions is deemed to occur upon your first use of the Website. If you do not agree to be bound by these terms and conditions, you should stop using the Website immediately.

These terms and conditions apply between you, the User of this Website (including any sub-domains, unless expressly excluded by their own terms and conditions), and CLAIRE STEVENS, the owner and operator of this Website. Please read these terms and conditions together with our Privacy Notice carefully, as they affect your legal rights and CLAIRE STEVENS’ relationship with you in relation to this website.

In these terms and conditions, ‘CLAIRE STEVENS’ or ‘us’ or ‘we’ or ‘our’ refers to the owners of the website. The term ‘you’ or ‘user’ or ‘users’ refers to any third party that accesses the Website and is not either (i) employed by CLAIRE STEVENS and acting in the course of their employment or (ii) engaged as a consultant or otherwise providing services to CLAIRE STEVENS and accessing the Website in connection with the provision of such services.

You must be at least 16 years of age to use this Website. By using the Website and agreeing to these terms and conditions, you represent and warrant that you are at least 16 years of age.


CLAIRE STEVENS is a sole trader, whose registered address is 22 Poltair Meadow, Penryn, Cornwall, TR108SF and it operates the Website porthsound.com.

You can contact CLAIRE STEVENS by email at claire@porthsound.com.

Intellectual property and acceptable use

This Website and its content is copyright CLAIRE STEVENS – All rights reserved.

All Content included on the Website, unless uploaded by Users, is the property of CLAIRE STEVENS, our affiliates or other relevant third parties. In these terms and conditions, Content means any text, graphics, images, audio, video, software, data compilations, page layout, underlying code and software and any other form of information capable of being stored in a computer that appears on or forms part of this Website, including any such content uploaded by Users.

By continuing to use the Website you acknowledge that such Content is protected by copyright, trademarks, database rights and other intellectual property rights.

Nothing on this site shall be construed as granting, by implication, estoppel, or otherwise, any license or right to use any trademark, logo or service mark displayed on the site for commercial or non-commercial use without the owner’s prior written permission

You must not otherwise reproduce, modify, copy, distribute or use for commercial purposes any Content without the written permission of CLAIRE STEVENS.

You acknowledge that you are responsible for any Content you may submit via the Website, including the legality, reliability, appropriateness, originality and copyright of any such Content. You may not upload to, distribute or otherwise publish through the Website any Content that (i) is confidential, proprietary, false, fraudulent, libelous, defamatory, obscene, threatening, invasive of privacy or publicity rights, infringing on intellectual property rights, abusive, illegal or otherwise objectionable; (ii) may constitute or encourage a criminal offence, violate the rights of any party or otherwise give rise to liability or violate any law; or (iii) may contain software viruses, political campaigning, chain letters, mass mailings, or any form of “spam.” You may not use a false claire@porthsound.com address or other identifying information, impersonate any person or entity or otherwise mislead as to the origin of any content. You may not upload commercial content onto the Website without the permission of the website owner.

You represent and warrant that you own or otherwise control all the rights to the Content you post; that the Content is accurate; that use of the Content you supply does not violate any provision of these terms and conditions and will not cause injury to any person; and that you will indemnify CLAIRE STEVENS for all claims resulting from Content you supply.

Prohibited use

You may use our site only for lawful purposes. You may not use the Website for any of the following purposes:

  1. in any way which causes, or may cause, damage to the Website or interferes with any other person’s use or enjoyment of the Website;
  2. in any way which is harmful, unlawful, illegal, abusive, harassing, threatening or otherwise objectionable or in breach of any applicable local, national or international law or regulation;
  3. in any way which is fraudulent or unlawful, or has any form of fraudulent or unlawful purpose or effect;
  4. making, transmitting or storing electronic copies of Content protected by copyright without the permission of the Website owner.

Registration where people sign up for something

You must ensure that the details provided by you on registration or at any time are correct and complete.

You must inform us immediately of any changes to the information that you provide when registering by updating your personal details to ensure we can communicate with you effectively.

We may suspend or cancel your registration with immediate effect for any reasonable purposes or if you breach these terms and conditions.

You may cancel your registration at any time by informing us in writing to the address at the end of these terms and conditions. If you do so, you must immediately stop using the Website. Cancellation or suspension of your registration does not affect any statutory rights.

Password and security

When you register on this Website, you will be asked to create a secure password, which you should keep confidential and not disclose or share with anyone.

If we have reason to believe that there is or is likely to be any misuse of the Website or breach of security, we may require you to change your password or suspend your account.

Links to other websites

This Website may contain links to other sites. Unless expressly stated, these sites are not under the control of CLAIRE STEVENS or that of our affiliates.

Where links, recommendations or pointers to other websites and references to products and services offered by third parties are provided the purchase of such products and services may result in the payment of an affiliate commission to CLAIRE STEVENS.

We assume no responsibility for the content of such Websites and disclaim liability for any and all forms of loss or damage arising out of the use of them.

The inclusion of a link to another site on this Website does not imply any endorsement of the sites themselves or of those in control of them. It is important to undertake your own research and analysis before buying any goods or services to ensure they are appropriate to your needs and circumstances.

User Submissions

You acknowledge and agree that you are solely responsible for the form, content and accuracy of any information placed on the Website by you, for the consequences of your own posting and for any subsequent action you take on viewing and/or reading submissions by other users, whenever content is posted on the Website.

You must not, and by using this website you agree not to, do the following things:

  • post material that is copyrighted, unless you are the copyright owner or have the permission of the copyright owner to post it
  • post material that reveals trade secrets, unless you own them or have the permission of the owner
  • post material that infringes on any other intellectual property rights of others or on the privacy or publicity rights of others
  • post material that is obscene, defamatory, threatening, harassing, abusive, hateful, or embarrassing to another user or any other person or entity
  • post advertisements or solicitations of business, post chain letters or pyramid schemes
  • impersonate another person
  • post material that contains viruses, Trojan horses, worms, time bombs, cancelbots or other computer programming routines or engines that are intended to damage, detrimentally interfere with, surreptitiously intercept or expropriate any system, data or information.

Privacy Policy and Cookie Policy

Use of the Website is also governed by our Privacy Policy and Cookie Policy, which are incorporated into these terms and conditions by this reference. To view the Privacy Policy and Cookie Policy, please click on the following: privacy-notice/ and cookie-policy/.

Availability of the Website and disclaimers

Any online facilities, tools, services or information that CLAIRE STEVENS makes available through the Website (the Service) is provided “as is” and on an “as available” basis. We give no warranty that the Service will be free of defects and/or faults. To the maximum extent permitted by the law, we provide no warranties (express or implied) of fitness for a particular purpose, accuracy of information, compatibility and satisfactory quality. CLAIRE STEVENS is under no obligation to update information on the Website.

Whilst CLAIRE STEVENS uses reasonable endeavours to ensure that the Website is secure and free of errors, viruses and other malware, we give no warranty or guaranty in that regard and all Users take responsibility for their own security, that of their personal details and their computers.

CLAIRE STEVENS accepts no liability for any disruption or non-availability of the Website.

CLAIRE STEVENS reserves the right to alter, suspend or discontinue any part (or the whole of) the Website including, but not limited to, any products and/or services available. These terms and conditions shall continue to apply to any modified version of the Website unless it is expressly stated otherwise.

Limitation of liability

Nothing in these terms and conditions will: (a) limit or exclude our or your liability for death or personal injury resulting from our or your negligence, as applicable; (b) limit or exclude our or your liability for fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation; or (c) limit or exclude any of our or your liabilities in any way that is not permitted under applicable law.

We will not be liable to you in respect of any losses arising out of events beyond our reasonable control.

To the maximum extent permitted by law, CLAIRE STEVENS accepts no liability for any of the following:

any business losses, such as loss of profits, income, revenue, anticipated savings, business, contracts, goodwill or commercial opportunities; loss or corruption of any data, database or software; any special, indirect or consequential loss or damage.

Use of Website Content

The information on the website represents the views of the author as at the date of publication. As conditions change, the author/s reserve the right to alter and update the content to reflect the new conditions.

CLAIRE STEVENS does not assume any responsibility for errors, inaccuracies or omissions in any of the articles or information posted on the Website. The advice and information contained on this site might not be suitable for your own personal circumstances. This material is sold with the understanding that the author and publisher assume no responsibility or liability whatsoever on the behalf of any purchaser or reader of this material who directly or indirectly act on the information contained herein.

The website content may contain inaccuracies or typographical errors. CLAIRE STEVENS makes no representations about the accuracy, reliability, completeness, or timeliness of this website or the Website Content. The use of the Website and the Website Content is at your own risk. Changes are periodically made to the website and may be made at any time.



You may not transfer any of your rights under these terms and conditions to any other person. We may transfer our rights under these terms and conditions where we reasonably believe your rights will not be affected.

These terms and conditions may be varied by us from time to time. Such revised terms will apply to the Website from the date of publication. Users should check the terms and conditions regularly to ensure familiarity with the then current version.

These terms and conditions together with the Privacy Policy and Cookies Policy contain the whole agreement between the parties relating to its subject matter and supersede all prior discussions, arrangements or agreements that might have taken place in relation to the terms and conditions.

The Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) Act 1999 shall not apply to these terms and conditions and no third party will have any right to enforce or rely on any provision of these terms and conditions.

If any court or competent authority finds that any provision of these terms and conditions (or part of any provision) is invalid, illegal or unenforceable, that provision or part-provision will, to the extent required, be deemed to be deleted, and the validity and enforceability of the other provisions of these terms and conditions will not be affected.

Unless otherwise agreed, no delay, act or omission by a party in exercising any right or remedy will be deemed a waiver of that, or any other, right or remedy.

This Agreement shall be governed by and interpreted according to the law of England and Wales and all disputes arising under the Agreement (including non-contractual disputes or claims) shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English and Welsh courts.