Terms & Conditions

NewLaw, Right to know Asbestos

This is a website of NewLaw Solicitors, a legal practice registered with the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA). NewLaw Solicitors is the trading name of NewLaw Legal Limited, a company incorporated in England and Wales. The Directors of NewLaw Legal Limited are Helen Molyneux, Stephen Oakley and Martin Ward. Our address is Helmont House, Churchill Way, Cardiff, CF10 2HE.

We have created this website to provide information and assistance to members of the public, and whilst we try to keep the site up to date and accurate at all times, we cannot accept any liability or responsibility for mistakes or omissions.

By using this website, you agree to be bound by our terms and conditions of use. In particular, we will not be liable for any losses, damage (whether direct or indirect, and including without limitation, loss suffered as a result of breach of these terms which is not a foreseeable consequence of the breach, lost profits, lost opportunity, goodwill, loss of contracts, increased costs or expenses) arising out of the use or inability to access the information on this website, or as a result of any errors or omissions on the website.

Please read these terms and conditions carefully, together with the NewLaw Solicitors privacy policy; they govern NewLaw’s relationship with you in relation to the use of this Website.

The Website to which these terms and conditions apply and for which NewLaw Solicitors is responsible is www.righttoknowasbestos.org

NewLaw Solicitors may change these terms and conditions or the privacy policy at any time by updating this page. You should check from time to time to review these terms and conditions, to ensure that you are happy with any changes. Using or accessing this Website indicates your acceptance of these terms and conditions.

If you do not accept these terms and conditions please do not continue to use the Website. All communications regarding this Website should be addressed to The Managing Director, NewLaw Solicitors, Helmont House, Churchill Way, Cardiff, CF10 2HE.

Use of this Website is subject to the following terms of use:

These terms and conditions and your use of this website are governed by and subject to the laws of England and Wales and subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English Courts

The content and design of our website is subject to copyright owned by NewLaw Solicitors
(© NewLaw 2007) or used under licence from third party copyright owners. Reproduction is prohibited other than in accordance with the Detailed Copyright Notice that forms part of these terms and conditions.

Our Website contains general information and does not constitute advice on any specific legal matter. Whilst NewLaw Solicitors make every effort to ensure that the content is accurate and up to date, nothing in these pages should be construed as legal advice. By continuing to use our website, you confirm that you have not construed or relied on any information contained herein as being legal advice. If you require any legal advice on a specific legal problem or matter, please contact NewLaw Solicitors at the above address, or call us to discuss the matter with one of our expert legal advisors.

Content related to the law and legal developments featured on this website, or publications accessed by the Website, are based upon the laws of England and Wales unless otherwise expressly stated.

We may include links to other websites on our website, but these are provided for the purposes of additional information and are not intended to demonstrate an endorsement of that website and/or its content. NewLaw Solicitors has no responsibility for the content of any linked website(s). It is your responsibility to check the terms and conditions of any other website(s) you may visit.

You may not create a link to this Website from another website or document without NewLaw Solicitors prior written consent.

We aim to ensure that the website is accessible 24 hours per day, but cannot guarantee this. We may suspend access to the website at any time and for any reason and without notice.

Detailed Copyright Notice

The contents of these pages are the copyright of NewLaw Solicitors – © NewLaw 2007. Reproduction of part or all of the contents in any form is prohibited, other than in accordance with the following conditions.

We grant a licence to copy for content for your personal use only on the condition that you print or download extracts to a local hard disk to be for your own personal use only.

We grant a licence to copy for content for the following limited purposes:

You may copy the content to individual third parties for their personal information, but only if:
you acknowledge the Website as the source of the material; and
you inform the third party that these terms apply and the third party agrees to comply with these terms.

Any licence to copy does not permit incorporation of the content or any part of it, into any other work or publication in any form whatsoever. In addition, no part of the Website may be distributed or copied for any commercial purpose, or reproduced, transmitted or stored in any other website or other form of electronic retrieval system, without the prior written consent from NewLaw Solicitors.

Privacy Policy

NewLaw Solicitors may ask you to provide certain information when you use our Website. You will know when NewLaw Solicitors is collecting information intended to be kept for future use because the web page will contain a link to this privacy policy. NewLaw Solicitors is committed to ensuring your privacy is protected.

This policy sets out how NewLaw Solicitors use and protect any personal information that you give to us when you use this Website. If you have any queries about this policy, please contact the Managing Director of NewLaw Solicitors before providing your information. NewLaw Solicitors may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes.

The information collected may include:

  • name and job title
  • contact information including e-mail address
  • gender
  • occupation and company details
  • interests in order to provide you with details of NewLaw products and services
  • other information relevant to customer surveys and/or offers
  • other information relevant to recruitment processes

NewLaw Solicitors may use this information for the following reasons:

  • internal record keeping
  • to improve its products and services
  • to send information to you, which it thinks may be of interest to you
  • to provide information relating to you or others if you indicate that you want to receive marketing material or similar communications
  • to provide aggregate information and statistics for the purposes of monitoring website usage in order to help NewLaw Solicitors develop their Website and services, NewLaw Solicitors may provide such aggregate information to third parties. These statistics will not include information that can be used to identify any individual
  • recruitment and selection purposes
  • to pass your details to accountants, consultants and other professionals, for the purpose of obtaining professional advice and complying with NewLaw Solicitors’ contractual obligations
  • to customise the Website according to your interests.

If you have supplied contact details to NewLaw Solicitors we may contact you by e-mail, phone, fax or mail.


The internet is not a secure medium. NewLaw Solicitors is committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.

We cannot guarantee that any e-mails you send to us will be received safely, and they also may not be secure. Please telephone us if you are in doubt or wish to check that your email has been safely received.

We aim to ensure that the website is free from viruses, but we cannot accept any liability for any viruses that may be downloaded as a result of using this site.

Cookies and IP addresses

On this Website NewLaw Solicitors uses Sitestat, a Nedstat product, to measure and analyse information on visits to the Website. To that effect we use your IP address (a series of numbers that identifies a computer on the internet) to collect, amongst other things, internet traffic data and data regarding your browser type and computer. We will not use the data to identify you personally.

In addition, cookies are used. A cookie is a small file that is stored on your computer when you visit a website. If you visit the website again, it is recognised as a repeat visit by means of the cookie. The cookie contains a unique number and therefore no personal data. We will not use the cookie to identify you personally. The cookie cannot be used to identify you on websites of third parties, including Nedstat. You can configure your web browser to refuse cookies, to delete cookies, or to be informed if a cookie is set. You can find out how to do this by clicking ‘help’ on your browser menu.

We use the services of Nedstat to increase the efficiency of our website. For more information on Nedstat and their privacy policy we refer you to their website at www.nedstat.co.uk

Personal information

We respect your privacy and comply with the Data Protection Act 1998 (‘the DPA’) in respect of all personal information received by us as a result of your use of our Website.

We will from time to time collect your personal information. You may restrict the collection or use of your personal information whenever we ask you to complete a form. All you need to do is look for the box which you can click to say that you do not want the information to be used by anybody for direct marketing purposes.

If you have previously not objected to NewLaw Solicitors using your personal information for direct marketing purposes, you can change your mind at any time by writing to:

The Managing Director, NewLaw Solicitors, Helmont House, Churchill Way, Cardiff, CF10 2HE.

NewLaw Solicitors may also like to provide you with information via e-mail. However, NewLaw Solicitors does appreciate that unwanted e-mail ‘spam’ can be a nuisance. If you are a client or you have previously asked NewLaw Solicitors for information on our products, NewLaw Solicitors may take the liberty of sending you information on our range of products by e-mail that we feel may be of interest to you, unless you have asked NewLaw Solicitors not to do so.

If you have provided your personal information to NewLaw Solicitors for the purposes of receiving newsletters, information or publications, we will continue to provide this information by e-mail unless you ask us not to do so.

Otherwise, when you provide NewLaw Solicitors with personal information, you will be asked whether or not you are happy for NewLaw Solicitors to send you this kind of information by e-mail. If you decide at any time that you no longer wish to receive marketing e-mails from NewLaw Solicitors, please contact our Managing Director at NewLaw Solicitors, Helmont House, Churchill Way, Cardiff, CF10 2HE.

Owing to the global nature of the internet infrastructure, the information you provide may be transferred to countries outside the EEA that do not have similar protections in place regarding your information and its use. NewLaw Solicitors may also transfer details to associated offices, some of which are outside the EEA, or to third parties for the purposes set out above. NewLaw Solicitors has taken the steps outlined above to try and improve the security of your information.

By using the Website and not advising NewLaw Solicitors to the contrary, you consent to NewLaw Solicitors using the data in the way set out in these terms and conditions.

We will treat all information received confidentially, and it will be used only to enable us to deal with your enquiry, except where the law requires us to disclose it, or it is necessary to disclose it to comply with a regulatory or legal process. If you would like to see the information we hold on you, you are entitled to make a request and receive that information subject to payment of an administration fee.

If you believe that any information NewLaw Solicitors holds about you is incorrect or incomplete, you should write to the Managing Director at NewLaw Solicitors at the above address. Any information which is found to be incorrect will be corrected as soon as possible.