Terms and Conditions

CP Thorpe Limited

"CPTL" and "CP Thorpe" are the trading name of CPT Limited, a company registered in the Isle of Man under company number 126912C.  Registered office:  Ballajora House, Ballajora Hill, Ballajora, Ramsey, Isle of Man, IM7 1AZ.  The Directors of CPT Limited are: Christopher Thorpe and Caroline Hill-Thompson.


CPT Limited is a specialist consulting business specialising in upstream petroleum agreements. While some members of our team are legally qualified, CPT Limited is not a law firm and is not authorised or regulated by the Isle of Man Law Society (IMLS), the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA), the Bar Standards Board (BSB) nor any other approved regulator governing lawyers in legal practice.  We do not undertake reserved legal activities.

Clients of practising advocates (who are regulated by the IMLS), practising solicitors (who are regulated by the SRA) and clients of licensed barristers (who are regulated by the BSB) have statutory protections.  Clients of CPT Limited are not clients of a practising advocate, barrister or solicitor and do not, therefore, have these protections.  


We only use information you provide about yourself and your company when using our Website to answer your enquiries or to help us improve our services to you.  We do not share this information with any third party outside of CPT Limited except to the extent required by law or regulation or where it is necessary to answer your enquiry if that enquiry requires the involvement of a third party.  

If you choose to supply us with personally identifiable data, such as your name, address, telephone number and email address, we will not transfer or share any of this information with third parties outside CPT Limited without your permission.

This privacy policy applies only to this Website and not to the websites of other organisations to which we provide links.  We are not responsible for the privacy policies of such third parties.


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The copyright in this website and its content is owned by CPT Limited.  Any person is authorised to view, reproduce, print and distribute the web site pages (the "Pages") either electronically or otherwise, subject to the condition that the Pages or any portion of them: may be used only for informational, non-commercial purposes; must include a copyright notice in the following form: "Copyright (publication year) CPT Limited; and must not be used in a derogatory manner.  You are not entitled to use the content of this website for commercial exploitation in any circumstances.


The contents of this website and any publication provided within or through this Website are for informational purposes only.  Such content does not constitute legal advice (or any other type of advice) and should not be relied upon for this purpose.  Whilst every effort has been taken to ensure the accuracy of the information on this website, any and all liability which might arise from your use or reliance on the information or links in this Website is excluded. 

Links to other websites are provided for your convenience.  CPT Limited does not endorse, and accepts no responsibility or liability for, any material supplied by or contained on any third party website which is linked from or to this Website.