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User Agreement Lalafo 

 

1. General Terms

 

1.1.                          This Agreement stipulates User terms of using the Service http://lalafo.gr/.

1.2.                          For the purpose of this User Agreement the terms below shall be understood to mean as follows:

          Web Service – Internet-resource (website) located on the Internet at the address http://lalafo.gr/, website applications on the basis of various operating systems and other services, as well as software, design (graphic presentation) of the website, its applications and other services, Data Base, any section (subsection) of the web services, as well as information placed on the web services by the Administration and the Users.

          Administration – Private limited company Yalla Classifieds (YALLA CLASSIFIEDS ), address: Ahtri tn 6a, Kesklinna district, Tallinn city, Harju county, 10151, registered and acting in accordance with the legislation of Estonia, which shall perform Web Service administration and own all exclusive ownership rights to the Web Service.

          User – any competent individual who has accepted the terms of this Agreement and is using the services offered by the Web Service.

          Personal Account – combination of User data and settings set (placed) by the User. Any User shall have the right to have only one Personal Account.

          User’s Personal Information – information or combined information about the User provided by the User independently during the process of registration or the Web Service usage, including personal data of the User, information which shall be automatically forwarded to the Administration when the Web Service is used, including also IP address, cookie information, information about the User’s browser and other information about the User.

          Information – any information placed by the User or the Administration on the Web Service.

          Spam – bulk, unauthorised mail and/or mail unexpected by the recipients or other mailing of advertising, informational, campaigning or other nature.

          Merchandise – products, works, services, material and technical resources, property and non-property rights.

          Parties to this Agreement – the Administration and the User.

1.3.                          Any terms and concepts used in this User Agreement that are not indicated in the Terms and Definitions paragraph shall be interpreted in accordance with the content derived from the User Agreement text. Should any differences arise regarding interpretation of a term or a definition used in the User Agreement, the interpretation determined by the Administration shall be applied.

1.4.                          Usage of materials and services offered by the Web Service shall be governed by the current legislative regulations, as well as by this Agreement.

1.5.                          This Agreement shall constitute a public offer.

1.6.                          By using the services offered by the Web Service, the User shall join this Agreement and accept its terms and obligations to follow instructions on how to use the services of the Web Service.

1.7.                          When the Web Service is used on behalf of a company, such company shall accept this Agreement and its terms.

1.8.                          The Administration shall have the right to alter the terms of this Agreement at any time unilaterally.

1.9.                          If the User does not agree with the terms of this Agreement or amendments thereto, the User shall give up access to the Web Service and stop using the services offered by the Web Service.

1.10.                      Hereby the Administration shall offer its Users services on placement and search of advertising with the aid of the services offered by the Web Service.

1.11.                      Provision of certain services may be regulated by special rules and/or agreements.

1.12.                      The User shall accept the provision that all materials and services of the Web Service, or any part thereof, may be accompanied by advertising. The User shall agree that the Administration shall carry no liability whatsoever and carry no obligations in connection with such advertising.

1.13.                      Registration on the Web Service is voluntary. Once registered on the Web Service, the User shall gain access to additional services offered by the Web Service. The Administration shall reserve the right to demand at any time that the User confirms data indicated during the registration and to request documentary proof.

1.14.                      The User shall keep the password confidential. The User shall be liable for the actions involving the usage of the email and password, as well as the actions performed in the User’s Personal Account. The User shall have the right to utilise services of the Web Service solely by logging in with his/her own email and password. If the User has the grounds to believe that his/her Personal Account has been compromised, the User shall independently change the password.

1.15.                      The Administration shall have the right to utilise special technical solutions in order to verify authenticity of the information provided by the Users during their registration and/or authorisation.

1.16.                      The Administration cannot guarantee that the User is the person he/she claims to be, or that the information provided by the User during the registration on the Web Service is true.

1.17.                      The User is advised to interact with possible other parties using all possible tools available on the Web Service.

1.18.                      The Administration shall reserve the right to refuse, at its own discretion, the User’s access to the services in situations where such User violates the terms of this Agreement.

1.19.                      The Web Service shall have the right to restrict or terminate the User’s access in cases when such User violates other persons’ rights or the current legislation, as well as due to other reasons, at its own discretion.

1.20.                      The User whose access to the services has been terminated or whose information is not true any longer shall have no right to register again without special permission by the Administration. Neither shall such User have the right to use registration information of another User in order to gain access to the Web Service and its services.

 

2. Usage of the Web Service. Announcement Placement

 

2.1.                          The Administration shall provide the right to place announcements on the Web Service to all registered and non-registered Users upon completion of a special form.

2.2.                          The User agrees not to take any actions that may be viewed as violating the legislation or international law norms, including those in the field of intellectual property, copyright and/or allied rights, as well as any actions that lead or may lead to the violation of normal Web Service operation.

2.3.                          All transactions related to the Merchandise, works and services shall be entered into between the Users directly. The Web Service shall not serve as the participant and/or the mediator of the transactions entered into by the Users via the Web Service. The Administration shall not control or be held liable for such transactions.

2.4.                          User’s comments and other entries on the Web Service shall not contradict the legislative requirements and generally accepted moral and ethical norms.

2.5.                          The User has been warned that the Administration shall not be held liable for the User’s visiting and using external resources that may be referenced on the Web Service. The Administration shall not be held liable for the content of announcements and references to other sources, and information mentioned in such announcements.

2.6.                          In order for the Administration to obtain the right to publish announcements, data and information provided by the User, the User shall assign the Administration with unlimited, irrevocable, nonexclusive right, applicable everywhere, to use, distribute, publish, collect, process, demonstrate, copy, duplicate, reproduce data, images, photos, video and audio materials, data bases, publications, copyright and intellectual property rights, as well as any other information provided by the User on all known and unknown information carriers. The aforementioned rights shall be assigned to the Administration free of charge. The User shall grant access to the information placed by him/her to all Web Service Users. At that, the User shall reserve any intellectual property rights for the materials placed on the Web Service by him/her.

2.7.                          The Web Service shall carry no liability for the violation of third party rights in connection with the User’s presentation of any information and data.

2.8.                          The Web Service User shall place announcements in accordance with the Web Service instructions and provide reliable and complete information about Merchandise and terms of its realization. The User shall verify information about Merchandise indicated in the announcement, and in case of finding false or incomplete data, shall correct or add necessary information in the announcement.

2.9.                          When placing an announcement about Merchandise, the User shall confirm that he/she is authorised to perform actions with regards to such Merchandise as indicated in the announcement.

2.10.                      The User shall confirm that he/she possesses all necessary rights, licenses, permits to place information and data in the Web Service announcements, including all patents, trademarks, commercial secret, and intellectual property rights, or possesses appropriate written consent, license or permission given by third parties to use their names, images or any other objects.

2.11.                      The Web Service shall have the right to request documentary proof from the User and/or additional information regarding the placed Merchandise or regarding the data submitted by the User. The Web Service shall have the right to put publication on hold until such documentation or information is received.

2.12.                      The User shall have the right to sell on the Web Service any Merchandise belonging to him/her, provided no special permits are required thereto, and provided the current instructions for use are adhered to.

2.13.                      In order to maintain high quality of services, the Web Service shall reserve its right to limit the number of active User announcements on the Web Service, as well as to restrict User’s activity on the Web Service.

2.14.                      Merchandise description provided by the User in the announcement shall constitute the terms of such Merchandise sale.

2.15.                      Delivery terms shall be included in the Merchandise description in the announcement.

2.16.                      The terms of service provision or terms of sale and the merchandise description provided in the announcement, as well as other terms of the announcement shall not contradict the current legislation and this Agreement both at the moment of placing the announcement and later. If any term of the announcement is found to be in contradiction with the legislation or this Agreement as a result of entering amendments into the current legislation and/or the Agreement, such terms or such announcement shall be amended or modified by the User to eliminate any discrepancies. If it is impossible to make corresponding changes, the User shall eliminate such an announcement. In instances mentioned in this paragraph the Administration shall reserve the right to edit or remove such announcements without prior notification of the User.

2.17.                      Announcements about Merchandise and services contradicting the current legislation or generally accepted rules of morality, offensive and inappropriate, violating third party rights shall be prohibited from placement on the Web Service. The User shall make certain that the Merchandise offer does not contradict the current legislation and the terms of this Agreement. The list of merchandise and services prohibited from being published on the Web Service, set by the Rules of publishing announcements on the Web Service, is available in the How to Sell section at this address http://lalafo.gr/how-to-sell.

2.18.                      Usage of paid services may not guarantee that the announcement shall not be blocked by the Administration in the event of violation of this Agreement. When the rules of placing announcements are violated, money paid for the services shall not be refunded.

2.19.                      It shall be prohibited to include in the announcement references to the websites containing offers on how to sell, use or any other information about goods and services.

2.20.                      The User shall not spread or provide assistance in spreading information about the services delivered by:

          other trading platforms, Internet auctions and/or Internet stores;

          other web services offering the same products and services as the ones displayed on the Web Service, for the same or lower price;

          other web services offering products and services prohibited from being sold on the Web Service.

2.21.                      The User shall not use automatic programs to gain access to the Web Service without the Administration’s written permission. Usage of computer programs that allow placement of announcements bypassing the standard procedure of announcement placement shall be prohibited, unless there is the Administration’s written permission.

2.22.                      Moreover, the User shall:

          not take any actions that may cause overload of the Web Service infrastructure;

          not copy, reproduce, alter, distribute or make public any information available on the Web Service without the prior Administration’s written permission;

          not interfere with the Web Service operation, or operation of automatic systems or processes in order to prevent or restrict access to the Web Service.

2.23.                      Information provided by the User and the User’s actions on the Web Service shall not:

          be false, inaccurate or deceiving;

          contribute to fraud, deceit or abuse of trust;

          lead to transactions involving stolen or counterfeit items;

          violate or encroach on the third party’s property, commercial secret, or privacy right;

          contain information harming someone’s reputation or business standing, or giving offence to someone;

          contain defamation or threat whomsoever;

          call to commit a crime, or ignite ethnic discord;

          give rise to, support or call to terrorist and extremist activities;

          be obscene or of pornographic nature;

          contain computer viruses, as well as other computer programs aiming, in particular, to cause harm, unauthorised intrusion, covert interception or acquisition of any system data or the system itself, or any of its parts, or personal information, or any other data (including the Web Service data);

          contain materials of advertising nature;

          violate third parties’ intellectual rights, right for personal image protection, and other third party rights;

          violate in any other way the current legislation.

2.24.                      While using the Web Service services, the User shall have no right to place announcements on the Web Service, enter into or execute any transaction that can lead to violation of the current legislation by the Web Service and/or by the User.

2.25.                      The Administration shall have the right to advertise Merchandise by placing an announcement thereof in a manner different from the one applied by the User while placing the announcement about such Merchandise.

2.26.                      The Administration shall have the right to move, interrupt, end or prolong the duration of any announcement due to reasons dependent or independent on the Web Service.

2.27.                      The Administration shall have the right to end announcement demonstration at any time due to the violation of the rules stipulated by this Agreement, as well as due to violation of other Users’ rights, or violation of the current legislation, or due to other reasons.

2.28.                      The Administration shall have the right to edit announcements, move them to other sections, as well as perform other actions with the Users’ announcements.

2.29.                      The Administration shall have the right to refuse placement (publishing) of announcements.

2.30.                      Requirements for the design of announcement are provided in the Rules of publishing announcements on the Web Service in the How to Sell section at the address http://lalafo.gr/how-to-sell.

2.31.                      The User shall bear full and exclusive liability for the announcement content in accordance with the current legislation.

 

3. Paid Services

 

3.1.                          Users may order paid services on the Web Service.

3.2.                          Types of paid services:

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3.3.                          Prices for the services and the procedure of ordering paid services are indicated in the corresponding pages of the Web Service.

3.4.                          The Web Service User who has paid for the Web Service services shall have the right to request refund of the money from the Administration. The decision to issue or deny a refund shall be taken by the Administration unilaterally.

3.5.                          Money paid for the services that have not been provided shall be refunded by the Administration in the following instances:

              The service failed to be provided due to technical reasons occurring on the Web Service.

              Other individual occasions at the discretion of the Administration.

3.6.                          The Administration shall have the right to refuse a refund of the User’s funds in cases when:

              The User consistently violates the terms of this Agreement.

              The service has been activated, including cases when the announcement has been deleted after moderation.

              The User has placed an announcement about products, services and offers that are forbidden.

              Any deficiencies of the payment system. The Web Service shall bear no liability for the operation of the payment systems used by the Users to pay for the Web Service services. Refund of money in this case shall be considered on a case-by-case basis.

              Other cases at the discretion of the Administration.

3.7.                          Refund procedure shall be decided on a case-by-case basis between the Administration and the User.

 

4. Communication

 

4.1.                          The Administration shall reserve the right to deliver electronic messages and/or short text messages (SMS messages) to the email addresses or telephone numbers indicated by the Users. Web Service messages may be published on the Web Service.

4.2.                          Whereas, the User shall understand, accept and agree that such letters and messages may include, but may not be limited to: offers to enter into transactions with other Users, offers and messages of the other informational and/or advertising nature, and other messages. The User shall understand, accept and agree that such messages and/or separate parts thereof may carry advertising nature, and may as well contain advertising, informational and other announcements.

4.3.                          Announcements published on the Web Service shall be deemed delivered to the User once they are published.

4.4.                          The Administration shall bear no liability for the use of the message sending form placed on the Web Site by other Users and/or automated systems (robots).

4.5.                          The Administration shall bear no liability for the use of the phone numbers and electronic addresses placed by the User on the Web Service pages by other Users and/or robots.

4.6.                          The User confirms that the Administration shall have the right to provide email addresses and telephone numbers to third parties in order to deliver letters and messages to the Users.

4.7.                          The User’s correspondence with the Administration and the Web Service moderators shall be performed via electronic mail the address of which is indicated on the Web Service.

4.8.                          The User shall be prohibited from placing comments, discussions or other messages on the Web Service regarding actions of the moderators and the Administration.

4.9.                          The User shall have the right to decline receiving messages on his/her phone or email at any time by sending a corresponding request.

 

5. Software

 

5.1.                          The Administration is the exclusive owner of the domain name where the website is located, the website itself, its mobile applications, as well as all the Web Service and all the Web Service software.

5.2.                          When installing the software, the Administration shall provide the User with the personal free non-exclusive license to use the software without the right of its assignment to third parties.

5.3.                          Such license shall be designated solely to provide the User with the possibility to use the Web Service services and derive benefits from it, in accordance with the Web Service functions.

5.4.                          It is forbidden to copy, alter, distribute, sell, exchange or lease completely or partially any part of (the Web Service) Administration’s intellectual property items (including its software), as well as to “crack” or try to retrieve the source code of the software without the Administration’s written permission.

 

6. Disclaimer

 

6.1.                          All information (including personal data) provided by the User on the Web Service, shall be placed by the User in order to sell the User’s Merchandise.

6.2.                          The User shall place certain information about himself/herself solely in his/her interests, including in order to facilitate communication with the User and/or identification of the User.

6.3.                          By placing information about himself/herself, the User understands and agrees that such information is placed on the Web Service openly, i.e. is available to any visitor or Users of the Web Service.

6.4.                          The User understands and accepts all risks connected with such placement of information, including, but not limited to the risk of the email address getting to spammers’ address lists, risk of the email address getting into the hands of all kinds of fraudsters, risk of the telephone number getting to SMS-spammers and/or SMS-fraudsters, and any other risks caused by such placement of information.

6.5.                          With regards to the Merchandise, the Web Service shall not serve as a dealmaker, mediator, buyer or seller.

6.6.                          The Web Service shall bear no liability for the arrangement and performance (execution) of transactions between the Web Service Users, for any losses, lost profit or income, financial losses or indirect, actual, side or punitive losses as a consequence of entering into a transaction, as well as a result of unlawful actions of any person.

6.7.                          By using services of the Web Service, the User shall agree to use the Web Service and its services at his/her own risk and shall carry all risks in connection with using announcements located on the Web Service.

6.8.                          The Web Service is an instrument for the Users to place their announcements with regard to Merchandise the sale and/or purchase of which is allowed by law, this Agreement and other rules of the Web Service usage.

6.9.                          The Web Service may not always verify announcements placed by the Users, and, as consequence, the quality, safety, legality and conformity of the Merchandise to its description, as well as the seller’s ability to sell, and the buyer’s ability to buy the Merchandise shall be out of the Web Service’s control.

6.10.                      The Web Service may not exercise control over the reliability of the information placed by the Users in their announcements.

6.11.                      The Web Service, its Administration, management and employees shall bear no liability whatsoever for the content or reliability of the announcements located on the Web Service.

6.12.                      The Administration, its management and employees shall bear no liability whatsoever for the content of any messages (including those received by the Users in their inbox and/or on mobile phone), as well as for any usage of the Users’ contact information.

6.13.                      The User understands that the fact of announcement placement on the Web Service shall not guarantee that offering, sale and/or acquisition of any Merchandise is valid and legal. The User shall be the sole decision taker in entering into a transaction.

6.14.                      As long as the legislation permits, the total liability of the Web Service to cover any claims shall be restricted to the amount that has been paid by the User for using the Web Service services or (at the discretion of the Web Service) to the repeated provision of such services to the User.

6.15.                      The User agrees that all disputes between the User and other users and/or the Web Service visitors (including those arising as a result of entering into transactions) shall be resolved by the User independently without involving the Administration.

6.16.                      The Web Service shall bear no liability for any access of third parties to the Web Service services and/or any information about the Users (including their personal data), which has been gained without consent (authorisation) and/or awareness of the Administration.

6.17.                      The User agrees that the Administration shall bear no liability and shall have neither direct, nor indirect obligations before the User in connection with any possible or actual losses and damage related to the Web Service content and/or as a result of the transactions performed by the User, copyright registration and information about such registration, product and services available on the Web Service or any other contacts the User has established using the information on the Web Service.

6.18.                      The Administration shall carry no liability for any software failures, crashes and other technical and software disorders, as well as for the errors, software viruses, etc. that might be passed on to the Web Service or through the Web Service by the third parties.

6.19.                      The User shall act exclusively in accordance with the current legislation and this Agreement, as well as bear full liability in accordance with the legislation for his/her actions or inaction on the Web Service and while utilising the Web Service services.

6.20.                      If the User’s rights are violated by another Web Service User (unlawful use of an intellectual property item, etc.), the User whose rights have been violated shall have the right to address the Administration or its moderators with a complaint. The Administration shall review the complaint and, if found justified, shall take measures to stop violation of the User’s rights.

 

7. Duration of the Usage Rights

 

7.1.                          This Agreement shall come into effect from the moment when the User begins using the Web Service services, irrespective of the User’s registration or announcement placement, and shall remain in effect indefinitely.

7.2.                          The User shall have the right to terminate the right of using the Web Service services at any time. Once this is done, the User shall have no right to place new Announcements.

7.3.                          The Web Service shall reserve its right to stop, at its own discretion, the User’s access to the Web Service. The User whose access to the services has been terminated or whose data has ceased to be valid shall have neither the right to register again without obtaining a special permission of the Administration thereto, nor be able to use registration information of another User in order to gain access to the Web Service.

 

8. Other Terms and Conditions

 

8.1                            Should any disputes arise, the Parties to this Agreement shall resolve them by means of negotiations. Disputes that arise while executing this Agreement and providing services by the Web Service shall be resolved in accordance with the current legislation.

8.2                            Resolution of all disputes shall be governed by the legislation of Estonia.

8.3                            The Web Service shall reserve its right to amend this Agreement unilaterally and without notifying the Users. New edition of the Agreement shall come into effect once it is published on the Web Service.

8.4                            Nothing in this Agreement shall be understood and interpreted as establishment of agency relationship between the User and the Administration, or relationship of association, cooperation, personal hire, or any other sort of relationship, unless expressly stipulated by this Agreement.

8.5                            If the Court finds any provision of this Agreement invalid or unenforceable, no other provisions of this Agreement shall be impacted by such Court finding.

8.6                            Inaction of the Administration when any of the Users violates provisions of this Agreement shall not deprive the Administration of the right to take appropriate measures in the future to protect its interests and rights.

8.7                            All other terms and circumstances, which are not stipulated by this Agreement, shall be decided on a case-by-case basis.

 

The User shall confirm that he/she has read all the provisions of this Agreement and accepts it fully and unconditionally.

 

Addendum:

 

1.                  Appendix No. 1

Appendix No. 1 to User Agreement http://lalafo.gr/

 

Confidentiality Policy

 

1.1.                          This Confidentiality Policy shall constitute an integral part of the Web Service User Agreement http://lalafo.gr/.

1.2.                          This Confidentiality Policy shall establish the procedure of receipt, storage, processing, usage, disclosure and protection of User’s personal data.

1.3.                          User’s personal database is located at the Administration address.

1.4.                          Personal database Administrator shall be Yalla Classifieds PLC (YALLA CLASSIFIEDS OÜ).

1.5.                          The User shall provide information and personal data when filling out the form to publish announcement, or during registration on the Web Service, or when subscribing to receive messages, as well as in other cases of using the Web Service services. Information may also be collected in the form of questioning the Web Service Users. The Users shall give their consent to participate in the questionnaires.

1.6.                          The User shall make his/her own choice out of his/her free will whether to provide personal or any other data about himself/herself to the Web Service, and shall hereby declare consent to the Administration processing his/her personal data and information, or to transfer such data to be processed by other Users and/or third parties acting by the authority delegated to them by the Administration.

1.7.                          Processing of the personal data is any action or combination of actions, such as collection, registration, accumulation, storage, adaptation, alteration and distribution (distribution, sale, transfer, including transfer abroad) and elimination of personal data, including application of informational (automated) systems.

1.8.                          Data processing objectives include:

          Acquisition of statistical and analytical data in order to improve functioning of the Web Service, its applications and services.

          Expansion of the spectrum of provided services.

          Receiving informational (notification about new opportunities, events and other news) or advertising messages of the Web Service and other persons.

          Prevention or interception of unlawful or unauthorised actions of the Users or third parties.

          Ensuring compliance with the current legislation.

1.9.                          The Web Service will collect the following information about the Users:

          Personal information, which is input by the User, shown or revealed in any other way by him/her to the Administration when using the Web Service. Such information shall include, in particular (but not limited to) the User’s name and surname (company name), email address and password, phone number, location, as well as address. When the User logs in with the social network profile, the Web Service may also collect information located in the profile of such social network. The User shall bear liability for the information provided by him/her, while the Web Service shall provide the channel to distribute and publish the User’s data online.

          Technical information, which is automatically collected by the Web Service software when the Web Service is visited.

1.10.                      The Web Service or the Administration will not collect or process the data about racial or ethnic origin, political, religious and ideological beliefs, membership in political parties and professional unions, criminal history, as well as data concerning health, sex life, biometrical or genetic data.

1.11.                      The Web Service and the Administration shall not share any personal or other data provided by the User with third parties having no relation to the Web Service, except for cases when the User has agreed thereto, as well as in cases stipulated by the User Agreement or the legislation.

1.12.                      On some occasions, the Web Service and the Administration may disclose certain data to the persons who cooperate with the Web Service or are connected with the Administration.

1.13.                      The Administration shall not sell or lease information and personal data provided by the User in the process of using the Web Service.

1.14.                      In order to facilitate interaction between the Users, the services shall imply restricted access to the contact information of other Users. The User Agreement shall restrict the right to use information provided by other Users.

1.15.                      The Web Service User shall not use data provided by another User without the written consent of that User or without approval in any other way to use such data. All information obtained by the User about other Users in connection with using the Web Service may be used solely for entering into and performing transactions related to the Merchandise. Therefore, the User shall not use email address or a phone number of another User with the purpose of direct email marketing or any other delivery of unfavourable electronic messages, as well as for any other illegal acts or actions performed without the other Party’s knowledge and consent.

1.16.                      The Web Service User shall have at any time the possibility to amend, delete or edit in any other way his/her personal data provided in the process of using the Web Service.

1.17.                      The User shall bear liability for the accuracy and reliability of any information and data provided by him/her.

1.18.                      When the User has logged in, registered and is using the Web Service with the help of OpenID service, the User may adjust the procedure of submission and usage of his/her data in the settings of such service.

1.19.                      The Web Service and the Administration shall take all reasonable measures to protect personal data of the User from unauthorised access by third parties.

1.20.                      All personal data collected and processed by the Web Service shall be stored on one of the several protected servers. There shall be no access to such servers outside the corporate network. All employees of the Administration who perform functions related to the access and usage of Users’ personal and other information have signed the confidentiality agreement to not disclose Users’ information to third parties.

 

2. Cookies, Web Beacons, and Similar Technologies

 

2.1.                          The Web Service may use cookies, web beacons and other similar technologies to store information. Such files are used in order to facilitate usage of the website, to enhance the quality of Web Service services (including safety), as well as for advertising purposes.

2.2.                          Any information obtained by the Web Service from the User, as well as placement of cookies on the User’s browser shall be performed with notification and upon the User’s consent. By continuing the usage of the Web Service, the User shall give consent to the Web Service to store cookies on the User’s browser.

2.3.                          The Web Service shall use cookies and similar technologies that remain on the User’s device when the browser is active, as well as cookies and other similar technologies that remain on the User’s device for a more prolonged period. The User shall have the right to block, delete or turn off such cookies and similar technologies, as long as the User’s device allows doing so.

·                Cookies is a term used in computer terminology to describe information in the form of a text or binary data received from the Web Service that is stored on the User’s side, i.e. on the browser, and is later sent to the Web Service when the User visits the Web Service again. In this way the Web Service marks the User’s browser during his/her visits to the Web Service. Cookies facilitate usage of the Web Service by recording the data necessary to log into the system and collect statistics. Cookies do not contain personal data.

·                Web beacons are small graphic images (also known as “point markers” or “Network beacons”) that may be turned on in the Web Service, as well as its servers, applications, exchange of messages, and in the tools, which usually function in combination with cookies in order to identify the User.

·                Similar technologies are technologies that store information in the browser or the device using local general objects or a local storage, such as “flash cookies”, “HTML 5 cookies”, and other methods of web-applications. Such technologies may work in all browsers of the User, and in some cases they may not be fully controlled by the browser and may require direct control through the applications or devices installed by the User.

2.4.                          The Administration shall take all safety measures in order to prevent unauthorised access to cookies and similar technologies. The User shall take similar safety measures. The Administration shall guarantee that the Administration only and/or authorised providers of the Web Service services may have access to such cookies.

2.5.                          Providers of the Web Service services are companies that assist with different aspects of the Web Service operation. The Administration shall utilise certain authorised service providers in order to deliver related Web Service services to the User, as well as for other purposes directly related to the Web Service operation. Such service providers may also place cookies on the User’s device through the Web Service services (side cookies). They may also collect other information, for instance IP address or other identifiers.

2.6.                          Any information collected and stored by the Web Service with the help of aforementioned technologies shall be used with the User’s consent.

2.7.                          The User can manage cookies in the browser or device settings. In order to reject collection and storage of information, the User shall check “Do not store cookies” in the browser settings, as well as press the button “Clear cookies”.

2.8.                          Information of technical nature contained in the system, for example IP addresses, is used by the Web Service to service the network equipment, as well as to summarise statistical and other information.

2.9.                          The Web Service shall store information about the User’s latest visit to the system in order to ensure high quality of the services provided, which shall be adapted to individual needs and interests of the User.

 

3. Amendments to the Confidentiality Policy

3.1.                          The Administration may enter amendments, delete or renew the rules of the Confidentiality Policy.

3.2.                          Should the User disagree with the amendments, he/she shall stop using the Web Service. Should the User continue using the Web Service, he/she shall agree and accept all amendments and the new version of the Confidentiality Policy in its totality.

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