Legal & Regulatory
Please read our conditions of use carefully as by using the website you will be taken to have agreed to be bound by them. We reserve the right to vary the conditions of use at any time and will post any variations here. You are advised to review the conditions of use on a regular basis as you will be deemed to have accepted variations if you continue to use the website after they have been posted. Information published by us on the website is supplied by Alexander Lawson Jacobs Ltd and, where indicated, by certain third parties. We take every care and precaution to ensure that information published on the website is accurate when posted and regularly updated, but Alexander Lawson Jacobs Ltd does not guarantee its accuracy and we may change the information at any time without notice.
WE PUBLISH THE WEBSITE "AS IS" WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AS TO THE OPERATION OF OUR SITE, THE ACCURACY OF THE INFORMATION OR THE PRODUCTS OR SERVICES REFERRED TO ON THE WEBSITE (IN SO FAR AS SUCH WARRANTIES MAY BE EXCLUDED UNDER ANY RELEVANT LAW) AND ALEXANDER LAWSON JACOBS LTD SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY LOSSES OR DAMAGE THAT MAY RESULT FROM USE OF THE COMPANY’S WEBSITES AS A CONSEQUENCE OF ANY INACCURACIES IN, OR ANY OMISSIONS FROM, THE INFORMATION WHICH THEY MAY CONTAIN.
The information contained in this website has been prepared solely for the purpose of providing information about services provided by Alexander Lawson Jacobs Ltd.
Any reference to any product or service that has been or may be provided by Alexander Lawson Jacobs Ltd does not amount to a promise that such product or service will be available at any time. Changes to or improvements in such products or services may be made at any time without notice.
Unless specifically prohibited by a notice published on any page, you may make a print copy of such parts of the website as you may reasonably require for your own personal use provided that any copy has attached to it any relevant proprietary notices and/or disclaimers. All other use is prohibited.
Content and information provided by third parties separate to Alexander Lawson Jacobs Ltd is identified clearly where it appears. We publish this content as supplied to us and are not responsible for its accuracy or timeliness. You must take appropriate steps to verify this information before acting upon it.
We are not responsible for the content of any other website from which you have accessed the Alexander Lawson Jacobs Ltd website or to which you may hyperlink from the website and cannot be held liable for any loss or damage you incur as a result of your use of any other site from which you hyperlink to or from the website.
We are not liable for any internet software used in connection with our website, nor computer viruses or other destructive programmes encountered as a result of using our website.
These conditions of use are governed by the laws of England and Wales and you agree that the English courts shall have exclusive jurisdiction in any dispute.
To the extent that any part of these conditions of use is found to be invalid, unlawful or unenforceable by any court of competent jurisdiction such part shall to that extent be severed from the remaining terms all of which shall remain in full force and effect as permitted by law.
All e-mails and any attachments are strictly confidential and may be legally privileged. They are solely for the relevant addressee(s). If you are not the intended addressee(s) of any email, or have received any e-mail in error, please notify the sender and delete the e-mail and any attachments immediately. The disclosure, copying or distributing of any e-mail is strictly prohibited and we reserve the right to take legal proceedings against any individual who makes improper use of the information contained within. Whilst we take every effort to ensure any e-mails sent are safe and free from viruses, Alexander Lawson Jacobs Ltd cannot be held responsible for any loss arising from unauthorised access to, or interference with, any internet communications by any third party or from the transmission of any viruses. Any information or opinion in any e-mail or it's attachments that does not relate to the business of Alexander Lawson Jacobs Ltd is personal to the sender and is not given or endorsed by Alexander Lawson Jacobs Ltd. We reserve the right to track emails in and out of Alexander Lawson Jacobs Ltd and the right to read any email or attachment entering or leaving our systems from any source without prior notice.
PRIVACY STATEMENT - USE OF INFORMATION
Alexander Lawson Jacobs Ltd will not collect any information about individuals, except where it is specifically and knowingly provided by them. Examples of such information are:
Your date of birth
Your telephone number
Your email address
Your Unique Taxpayer Reference number
Your National Insurance Number
Your bank details
WHERE WE COLLECT INFORMATION FROM
Information provided by client company directors, held within client company physical and electronic records, direct communications with the persons that we hold information for.
HOW WE USE YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
• deliver services and meet legal responsibilities
• verify identity where this is required
• communication by post, email or telephone
• understand needs and how they may be met
• maintain records
• process financial transactions
• prevent and detect crime, fraud or corruption
WHO WE SHARE YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION WITH
The Government’s Redundancy Payments Office
The Government’s Insolvency Service
HM Revenue & Customs
HOW LONG WE RETAIN YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION FOR
For 6 years after the closure of the insolvency proceedings that your information relates to.
HOLDING PERSONAL INFORMATION OUTSIDE THE EEA
We do not hold personal information outside the EEA.
The information collected will be used to send you the information you have requested and to provide information that may be useful to you.
We may share non-personal aggregate statistics (group) data about our site visitors' traffic patterns with partners or other parties. However, we do not sell or share any information about individual users.
Access to your information – You have the right to request a copy of the personal information about
you that we hold.
Correcting your information – We want to make sure that your personal information is accurate,
complete and up to date and you may ask us to correct any personal information about you that you
believe does not meet these standards.
Deletion of your information – You have the right to ask us to delete personal information about you
• You consider that we no longer require the information for the purposes for which it was obtained.
• We are using that information with your consent and you have withdrawn your consent – see
Withdrawing consent to using your information below.
• You have validly objected to our use of your personal information – see Objecting to how we may use
your information below.
• Our use of your personal information is contrary to law or our other legal obligations.
Objecting to how we may use your information – You have the right at any time to require us to stop
using your personal information for direct marketing purposes. In addition, where we use your personal
information to perform tasks carried out in the public interest then, if you ask us to, we will stop using that
personal information unless there are overriding legitimate grounds to continue.
Restricting how we may use your information – In some cases, you may ask us to restrict how we use
your personal information. This right might apply, for example, where we are checking the accuracy of
personal information about you that we hold or assessing the validity of any objection you have made to
our use of your information. The right might also apply where this is no longer a basis for using your
personal information but you don't want us to delete the data. Where this right to validly exercised, we
may only use the relevant personal information with your consent, for legal claims or where there are
other public interest grounds to do so.
Automated processing – If we use your personal information on an automated basis to make decisions
which significantly affect you, you have the right to ask that the decision be reviewed by an individual to
whom you may make representations and contest the decision. This right only applies where we use
your information with your consent or as part of a contractual relationship with you.
Withdrawing consent using your information – Where we use your personal information with your
consent you may withdraw that consent at any time and we will stop using your personal information for
the purpose(s) for which consent was given.
Please contact us in any of the ways set out in the Contact information and further advice section if you
wish to exercise any of these rights.
We keep this privacy statement under regular review and will place any updates on this website. Papercopies of the privacy statement may also be obtained by contacting our office.This privacy statement was last updated on 28 April 2018
Alexander Lawson Jacobs Ltd treats all the data held with the utmost care and security. Any details you give will remain completely confidential, unless specified otherwise.
Alexander Lawson Jacobs Ltd is registered in England Number 5814561.
VAT Registration Number 884 3058 04.
Registered office: 1 Kings Avenue, London N21 3NA
Ninos Koumettou FCA FCCA FABRP
Yiannis Koumettou ACA MABRP
Amie Johnson MIPA MABRP
All Insolvency Practitioners of Alexander Lawson Jacobs are bound by the Insolvency Code of Ethics when carrying out all professional work relating to an insolvency appointment.
Ninos Koumettou and Yiannis Koumettou are regulated and licensed to provide corporate and personal insolvency services by The Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW). http://www.icaew.com
Amie Johnson is regulated and licensed to provide corporate and personal insolvency services by The Insolvency Practitioners Association (IPA).
We recognise that it is in the nature of insolvency proceedings for disputes to arise from time to time. However, most disputes can be resolved amicably either through the provision of further information or following negotiations.
In the first instance, we invite you to put details of your complaint in writing to our complaints officer:
Alexander Lawson Jacobs
1 Kings Avenue
London N21 3NJ
Alternatively, you can submit details of your complaint by e-mail: email@example.com
Your complaint will be formally acknowledged in writing and this will formally invoke our complaints procedure. We will endeavour to deal with your complaint under the supervision of Ninos Koumettou/Yiannis Koumettou, a senior partner unconnected with the appointment.
We endeavour to respond in writing to any complaint within period of 21 days of receipt unless you are advised otherwise. You will appreciate that we may require time to fully investigate the matters that have been raised.
In the event that you have exhausted our complaints procedure and you are not satisfied that your complaint has been resolved or dealt with appropriately, you may complain to the professional body which governs the Insolvency Practitioner(s) with responsibility for the matter. All of our correspondence states the Recognised Professional Body (RPB) which governs the Insolvency Practitioner(s) with responsibility for the matter. You are able to complain to that RPB at any time through the Insolvency Complaints Gateway which is accessed through the Insolvency Services' website: https://www.gov.uk/complain-about-insolvency-practitioner.