1.1 Welcome to the 1a St. James’s online store located at www.1Astjames.com (“Site”), which is owned and operated by British American Tobacco UK Limited (‘BAT’, ‘we’, ‘our’ or ’us’ as applicable). For further information about us and our contact details please see paragraph 14, Contact Us below.
1.2 This Site publishes articles by our ‘Master Blender’ on and relating to those products and registered users can comment on those articles by posting their own comments.
1.4 Please read these Terms carefully before you start to use this Site, as these will apply to your use of the Site. We recommend that you print or save a copy of these Terms for future reference.
1.5 By using our Site, you confirm that you accept these Terms and that you agree to comply with them. If you do not wish to be bound by what you read, you should not use or access the Site.
1.6 We may amend these Terms from time to time. These Terms were most recently updated on the date of posting that appears at the top of this page.
1.7 These Terms, and any contract between us made under them, are only in the English language.
1.8 If you have any queries or concerns regarding these Terms, please contact us at contactus@1Astjames.com.
2.1 In order to access and use this Site you must be 18 years of age. You will be asked to verify your age before accessing Site content.
2.2 You must ensure that all the information you provide when you register with the Site is true, accurate, current and complete in all respects.
4.1 Our content includes the webpages on the Site that we make available through www.1Astjames.com and any information or other material found on or via the Site, including text, databases, graphics, images, videos, software and all other features on the Site.
4.2 You may only view the Site’s pages and content online. You may not otherwise reproduce, modify, copy or distribute or use any of the content on the Site other than as expressly permitted under these Terms without our prior written consent.
4.3 You are not in any circumstances permitted to:
copy, adapt, vary, distribute, edit, modify, translate, transpose or permanently store, in part or in whole, any of the content on the Site. This means you are not permitted to:
4.4 If you are having problems accessing any other content on the Site, please let us know by emailing contactus@1Astjames.com and we will try to rectify the problem as soon as possible.
5.1 You acknowledge that all copyright, trademarks and all other intellectual property rights in the Site and in the content made available via the Site, shall at all times remain vested in us or our licensors. For further information on how you are permitted to use any content that you access from or via the Site, please see paragraph 4, Our Content.
5.2 The ‘British American Tobacco’ logo is a registered trade mark of British American Tobacco (Brands) Limited.‘1A St. James's’ is registered trademark of Dunhill Tobacco of London Limited. All other brand names and trademarks that appear on the Site are trademarks or trade names of their respective holders. No permission is given to use any of the trademarks appearing on the Site (including without limitation our trademarks or those of our licensors) and any such use may constitute an infringement of the holder's rights.
6.1 You acknowledge that you may need to download and activate third party owned software in order to access selected content on the Site. This software will be clearly identified on the Site.
6.2 In order to use such third party software or technology you may have to accept the terms of a licence agreement with that third party. You acknowledge that we have no responsibility or control over such third party software.
7.1 The Site may include links to third party websites. We have not reviewed these third party websites and do not control and are not responsible for these websites or their content or availability. We therefore do not endorse or make any representations about them, or any material found there, or any results that may be obtained from using them.
7.3 You may not link to any page or content on this Site whether in any electronic files, from a website, App or other software or when posting using a social media service to the Site. To be clear, you may not:
8.1 We promise that we will operate the Site with reasonable skill and care and that we will use our reasonable endeavours to correct any faults of which we are aware. To the fullest extent permissible under applicable law, we disclaim any and all other promises, warranties, conditions, or representations relating to the Site and its content, whether express, implied, oral or written. In particular:
8.2 There are certain liabilities which we cannot exclude by law and nothing in these Terms excludes or limits our liability for the following:
8.3 We will not be responsible or liable:
9.1 You agree only to use the Site in accordance with these Terms. You agree that you will compensate us (and our employees, officers, agents and suppliers) in full for any damages, losses, costs and expenses, including reasonable legal fees we incur that arise out of any breach by you of these Terms.
10.1 Severability. If any part of these Terms is found to be unenforceable as a matter of law, all other parts of these Terms will not be affected and shall remain in force. For the avoidance of doubt, should these Terms or any part of them be deemed void or voidable, this shall not affect the validity of any licence provided under these Terms
10.2 Entire Agreement. These Terms govern our relationship with you and represent our entire agreement with you.
10.3 References to “including” and other similar expressions. In these Terms, words that appear after the expression “include”, “including”, “other” “for example”, “such as” or “in particular” (or any similar expression) will not limit the meaning of the words appearing before such expression.
10.4 Assignment. You may not assign, sub-license or otherwise transfer any of your rights under these Terms.
10.5 Waiver. If you breach these Terms and we choose to ignore your breach, we will still be entitled to use our rights and remedies at a later date or in any other situation where you breach the Terms again.
10.6 Exclusion of Third Party Rights. These Terms do not create any right enforceable by any person who is not a party to them or any contract made under them, except that the provisions of these Terms may be enforced by any of our licensors subject to and in accordance with the Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) Act 1999.
10.7 Governing Law and Jurisdiction. These Terms and any contract made under them are governed by and will be construed in accordance with English law. This means that in relation to the agreement between us governing your access and use of this Site under these Terms, and any dispute or claim arising out of or in connection with such use will be governed by English law. If a dispute arises out of or in connection with these Terms or any contract made under them, we will both attempt to settle it by mediation in accordance with the Centre for Dispute Resolution (CEDR) Model Mediation Procedure. If either or both of us refuse to initiate the mediation procedure within 14 days of the dispute arising or if we both fail to agree terms of settlement within 30 days of the initiation of the procedure, either of us will be free to initiate proceedings in the courts of England which will have non-exclusive jurisdiction to deal with such dispute. However, if you are a resident of Northern Ireland you may also bring proceedings in Northern Ireland, and if you are resident in Scotland, you may also bring proceedings in Scotland.
11.1 We may make changes to these Terms at any time with the modified Terms or by posting a copy of them on the Site. Any changes will take effect seven days after the date of our email or the date on which we post the modified terms on the Site, whichever is the earlier. If you continue to use the Site after that period has expired, it means that you accept any such changes.
12.1 We respect the intellectual property rights of others, and we prohibit users of the Site from submitting, uploading, posting or otherwise transmitting any materials that infringe or violate another person’s intellectual property rights.
12.2 It is our policy to comply with clear notices of alleged copyright infringement. If you wish to submit a notice of alleged copyright infringement you can do so by email to contactus@1Astjames.com. Please provide as much detail as possible including a description and location of the alleged infringing material on the Site, details of the rights infringed and your ownership in respect of them (including, if applicable, additional identifying information such as, publication dates and website URLs) and contact details that we can use to reply to your notice.
12.3 Content hosted on third party websites accessible from this Site is the responsibility of those websites, and not our responsibility. If you are the copyright owner of content hosted on a third party website, and you have not authorised the use of your content, please contact the administrator of the hosting website directly to have the content removed.
13.1 If you have any general complaints or wish to request further information about the Site, please contact us via email at contactus@1Astjames.com or by post to 1A St James’s Online Store, 1A St. James's Street, London SW1A 1EF and we will do our best to resolve these.
14.1 This Site is owned by British American Tobacco UK Limited, a company incorporated in England. The registered office address of BAT is British American Tobacco UK Limited, One Eton Street, Richmond-upon-Thames, London, TW9 1EF.
Our registered company number is 02346565 and VAT registration number is 239136950.
If you would like to contact us please use the following contact details:
Contact address: British American Tobacco UK Limited, 1a St. James's Street, London SW1A 1EF
Telephone number: 020 7839 6795