www.galidigital.co.uk is operated by Galia Digital Ltd, which is the trading style of Kate Baucherel. The terms “Galia Digital Limited”, “Galia Digital Ltd”, “Galia Digital”, “we”, “us”, “our” and “ours” when used in this document mean Galia Digital Limited. The terms “you”, “your” and “yours” when used in this document mean any customer of Galia Digital Ltd for online purchases, consultancy services, writing commissions or speaking engagements. Galia Digital Limited (Registration No 8520250) is incorporated in England and Wales with its registered office at 130 Thames Road, Billingham TS22 5EU.
Consultancy, Writing and Speaking
A one hour initial consultation is offered at no charge. Consultancy services will be offered in a written quotation subsequent to any initial consultation.
Fixed fee consultancy services
Payment of 25% of the agreed fee is due upon acceptance of the offer, unless specifically waived.
Stage payments may be specified in individual contracts. Invoices are due for payment within 14 days of issue.
Daily rate consultancy services
The nominal daily rate of £1200 will be pro rata where a part day is agreed.
This rate is quoted exclusive of Value Added Tax, however the company is currently below the threshold of registration and as such charges are outside the scope of VAT.
Invoices will be issued weekly and / or at the completion of contracted work. Invoices are due for payment within 14 days of issue.
Freelance writing is governed by individual agreements. Invoices for written work will be issued when the piece is submitted and are due for payment within 14 days of issue.
Speaker fees and travelling / hotel expenses will be agreed in writing in advance of any engagement.
Discounts on keynote rates are available for certain professional bodies and events as negotiated.
Payment of 25% of the agreed fee is due upon agreement unless otherwise specified at the time of engagement
The balance will be invoiced at the time of the event. Invoices are due for payment within 14 days of issue.
Reasonable expenses will be charged to the client unless an inclusive rate has been agreed.
Travel by car will be charged at 45p/mile. Train travel will be charged at cost.
All expenses will be agreed in advance as far as possible. Receipts will be provided at the time of invoicing.
Sales of goods through this website
From time to time goods including books may be offered for sale through this website. These items are not age restricted. Payment is accepted through third-party Stripe and Blockonomics checkouts and while your payment may be denominated in a cryptocurrency of your choice, the specific amount at the time of purchase is anchored to pounds sterling. Any fluctuation of Bitcoin against pounds sterling subsequent to your purchase confers neither benefit nor liability upon you or us.
Privacy and data protection
Right to cancel
You have the right to cancel the purchase of a good without having to give a reason at any time within the “cooling off period” of seven working days, beginning on the day after you receive the goods. If you are in possession of the goods you are under the duty to retain them and take reasonable care of them. You must send the goods back to us to the address shown above at your own cost (unless we delivered the item to you in error or the item is damaged or defective) as soon as possible once you have cancelled the contract.
We reserve the right to make a charge not exceeding our direct costs of recovering the goods if you do not return them or if you return them at our expense.
Once you have notified us that you wish to cancel the contract, any sum debited to us will be refunded to you as soon as possible and in any event within 30 days of your cancellation. Any refund on cancellation of a payment in pounds sterling will be made in pounds sterling, and any refund on cancellation of a payment in cryptocurrency will be made in Bitcoin and reflect actual Bitcoin received notwithstanding any movement of the value against pounds sterling.
You will not have any right to cancel a purchase for the supply of any of the following goods:
- for the supply of goods the price of which is dependent on fluctuations in the financial market which cannot be controlled by the retailer.
- for the supply of goods made to your specifications or clearly personalised or which by reason of their nature cannot be returned or are liable to deteriorate or expire rapidly.
- for the supply of audio or video recordings or computer software if they are unsealed by you.
- for the supply of newspapers, periodicals or magazines.
- for gaming, betting or lottery services.
In the event of termination of an agreement by either party, the client shall only be liable to pay to Galia Digital Ltd such sums as may be due for services already supplied.
Any notice given under this agreement shall be in writing and signed by or on behalf of the party giving in and shall be served by delivering it personally, or sending it by pre-paid recorded delivery or registered post to the relevant party at (in the case of a company) its registered address for the time being and (in the case of an individual) his last known address. Any such notices shall be deemed to have been received:
- If delivered personally, at the time of the delivery
- In the case of posting, 48 hours from the date of posting.
These Terms and Conditions are governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of England. You agree to submit any dispute arising out of your use of this website to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England.