Terms of use

Key information on using this website

This Terms of Use and the Regulatory section generally provides important general information about how Mathema is organised and sets out or refers to the terms governing your use of the website.

The location specific notices provide further information on Mathema, including information required by the law and by regulators in the relevant location. If you are in any doubt about any of this information, please contact us (see details below) or seek independent advice.


This website provides information on and material containing matters of interest produced by Mathema. The material on this website is provided only for your information and does not constitute technical, financial, accounting, legal, medical or other advice on any specific matter.

Users of this website requiring or seeking technical, financial, accounting, legal, or medical advice are responsible for obtaining such advice from their own advisors, and should do so before taking, or refraining from taking, any action in reliance on any information on this website. This website is not intended to and does not create any client/advisor relationship between any user and any Mathema entity.

In this Terms of Use and Regulatory section "you" and "user" means the individual accessing this website and where that access is made in a business context any company or other organisation of which that individual is an officer, partner, member, employee or agent and other members of the same group as that company or other organisation to whom information on this website is passed.

You need not disclose your identity to us in order to use this website. However you may use this website to provide information including personal information to us and this website may use "cookies" to collect anonymous traffic data from you and other users who access this website. The internet servers may also automatically record details about any computer used to access the website (such as the IP address, domain name and browser type), the date and time of access, and details of the information downloaded. Please see the Privacy Statement and the Cookies Policy or information about how we use and handle personal information provided to or collected by us and about your agreement to the use of that information.

State of California - Governing Law and Dispute Resolution

You agree that all matters relating to your access to or use of the website, these Terms of Use and Regulatory section and any dispute or claim arising out of or in connection with the website and your use of it, whether of a contractual or non-contractual nature, are governed by and are to be will be governed by the laws of the United States and by the laws of the State of California without regard to its conflicts of laws provisions. You agree to the personal jurisdiction by and venue in the state and federal courts in Santa Clara County, California, and waive any objection to such jurisdiction or venue. The preceding provision regarding venue does not apply if you are a consumer based in the European Union. If you are a consumer based in the European Union, you may make a claim in the courts of the country where you reside. Any claim under these Terms of Use must be brought within one (1) year after the cause of action arises, or such claim or cause of action is barred. Claims made under the separate terms and conditions of purchase for goods and services are not subject to this limitation. No recovery may be sought or received for damages other than out-of-pocket expenses, except that the prevailing party will be entitled to costs and attorneys’ fees. In the event of any controversy or dispute between Mathema and you arising out of or in connection with your use of the Site, the parties shall attempt, promptly and in good faith, to resolve any such dispute. If we are unable to resolve any such dispute within a reasonable time (not to exceed thirty (30) days), then either party may submit such controversy or dispute to mediation. If the dispute cannot be resolved through mediation, then the parties shall be free to pursue any right or remedy available to them under applicable law.

About Mathema

Mathema refers to the network of firms which are members of the Mathema network and their associated service companies.

All references on this website to “Mathema”, “Mathema Consult”, "the firm", "we" or "us" mean, except where clearly stated, one or more of the member firms in the Mathema network and their associated service companies or the Mathema network itself.

Advisory services are provided independently by each of the separate Mathema entities. No member firm or any of its partners or members acts as agent for any other member firm or any of its partners or members. No individual partner or member in any member firm has authority to bind any other member firm.

Your responsibilities as user

You are responsible for the consequences of your own decisions as to the use of the information and material contained in the website, and its possible application to any circumstances you may be facing. It is for you to decide whether you should obtain legal advice. You do not have to be a client of Mathema to use the website.

You may only view, download or print content from this website for your non-commercial, personal or internal business use. You must obtain our prior written consent if you wish to use or reproduce any content from the website for any other reason. This does not allow you in any form or by any means to:

    •    Use any part of the website for an illegal purpose or in a way which is inaccurate or misleading or offensive, or which brings Mathema or any of its partners or employees into disrepute

    •    Reproduce all or any material part of the content or design of this website, adapt, store in a retrieval system, transmit, print, display, perform, or publish or create derivative works from, any part of the content or design of this website

    •    Cause any of the material on this website to be framed or embedded in another website

    •    Commercialise any information, products or services on this website except with our prior written consent or as permitted by applicable copyright law.

We reserve the right to exclude persons who do not respect these Terms of Use.

Copyright and trade marks

Unless otherwise indicated and subject to applicable law, all rights (including copyright) in the content and design of this website are reserved.


 Links to or from other sites

Links to other sites from the pages on this website are for information only. In providing a link we do not endorse, and accept no responsibility for any material on, any website that is linked from, or that links to this website. Such sites may be controlled or produced by third parties. You must make your own decision to use such websites and to accept their terms of use and privacy and other policies.

You must not create or maintain any link from another website to this website without our written consent.

Exclusion of our liability

Save to the extent that any liability cannot be excluded or limited under applicable law (including liability for death or personal injury, or for fraud or reckless disregard of professional obligations), all liability of the Mathema entities, and their affiliates, partners and employees, to you or any other person for loss or damage of any kind (however caused, including by negligence) arising from or relating in any way to any material and/or any use of the website, or the availability of the website or any content, is excluded.

The Internet is not a secure medium and communications to and from this website may be intercepted or altered in transit. We do not warrant that the website is free from anything which may damage any computer or other device which accesses the website or any data on such computer or other device.


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