Terms of use

1. SERVICES DESCRIPTION

Through the website, its visitors are informed about the company’s products and/or services, and they can contact the company by filling out the contact form.

Also, visitors can record their comments/review of the services and/or products provided in the relevant field.

The website records the content of messages sent by its visitors exclusively for the detection of violations of the present terms of use and for no other purpose.

The website may not disclose the content of the relevant messages to third parties unless the sender consents or the law or competent authority requires to do so. The acceptance of these terms of use constitutes the consent of the user of the services for the disclosure of their messages to third-party partners of the company for the purpose of providing the services.

2. EXTERNAL LINKS

The website may contain links to other websites controlled by third parties. In no case is the website responsible for their content and the privacy protection practices they apply, nor for any financial or other damage suffered by the user who follows them. Also, the website does not commit to their accuracy nor does it make any commitment to their quality or validity, nor does it agree or accept part of them.

3. USERS/VISITORS’ CONDUCT

Users accept that the comments, observations they post on the website remain the sole responsibility of the user who posts them.

The website shall in no way be considered to accept or adopt in any way the comments of users expressed on its pages. Users retain full responsibility for the content they post and for any infringement of intellectual property rights by the content they post.

If it comes to the attention of the administrators or the website is formally notified of causing harm or other damage to a person, as well as of any unlawful use of its website in general or the addition of illegal content to it, it reserves the right to proceed with the immediate deletion of the unlawful or offensive content.

Indicatively and without limitation, users are prohibited from using the website service to:

Α) Publish, send, transmit or install illegal, harmful, pornographic, threatening, offensive, damaging, defamatory, vulgar, violent, abusive, racist or otherwise unacceptable content or content that violates the privacy and personal data of others or incites feelings of hate or fear; or refers to or encourages the abuse of minors, animals, and/or anything else that constitutes a criminal offense.

Β) Impersonate any legal or natural person or falsely state the user’s identity or misrepresent the user’s relationship with another legal or natural person.

  1. C) Imitate by forgery or in any other way alter the elements of the website in order to mislead as to the origin of the content transmitted through the services of the website.
  2. D) Publish, send, transfer or install content by a person who does not have a right to make that content available by law or based on a confidential relationship.

Ε) Publish, send, transfer or use any other method to install software or content in any form (text, image, sound, video, animation) that infringes any intellectual property rights of any third party.

  1. F) Publish, send, transfer or use any other method to install unsolicited or unauthorized advertising or other product promotion content, send unwanted and spam e-mails, and any other form of unwanted promotion content.
  2. G) Harass the privacy and individual and social rights of other users in any way.

Furthermore, users of the website:

  • Shall not publish personal mails on the website, telephone numbers and other personal details.
  • Shall not use any language other than Greek or greeklish or English (in the English version of the website).
  • Shall not write in capital letters.
  • Shall not make any complaints after their termination from the service (ΒΑΝ).
  • Shall not disturb and threaten.
  • If there are any complaints, they can click on “Contact Webmaster” and send a message to webmaster@vrisko.gr
  • Shall not repeat the same text.
  • Shall not insert any form of propaganda, anti-national text and shall not insult symbols.
  • Shall not solicit sexual intercourse or offer money for any reason (prostitution, etc.)
  • Shall not insult, hurt, offend and generally disturb other users of the service.
  • Shall not advertise or defame (other websites, products, services, companies).
  • Shall not invite other members of the website to other websites.

 

Intellectual Property Policy
Users of the website may not insert, change, distribute, reproduce, in any way, content protected by intellectual property rights, trademarks or patented products belonging to third parties, without having ensured prior written consent of the holder of such rights.

The website may not allow access to a user who repeatedly violates the above term, following an appropriate notice sent to the website on this matter by the copyright holder or its legal representative.

Without prejudice or limitation of the foregoing, if anyone believes that any of their work is being copied or posted on the website in a manner that infringes their copyright, they are requested to send a written notification stating the following:

  1. i) electronic signature or written authorization of the holder of intellectual property rights,

(ii) a brief description of the copyrighted work which, in their opinion, has been infringed;

iii) the exact place on the website where the copyright infringement occurs;

  1. iv) their contact details;
  2. v) a written statement that they believe in good faith that the action they describe constitutes a violation of intellectual property rights or that it is against the law;
  3. vi) a solemn declaration that the information provided is accurate and that they are the holder of the copyrights that are infringed or their legal representative.

 

User content
The website has absolutely no responsibility for the content posted and/or published by users on it. Visiting the website is at the user’s risk.

If the website is notified that the content it hosts affects third parties and/or violates the personal data of third parties, and/or the intellectual property rights of third parties are infringed, it reserves the right to proceed immediately and without prior notice to the deletion of the relevant content and/or the user who made the relevant post and/or publication. This clause applies to any content that users post/publish anywhere on the website.

The website reserves the right for the above reasons to remove content and delete users even without prior notice. The website may deny users access to its website if they are found to be in violation of these terms repeatedly.

Repeated violation of these terms means that the user has violated the present terms more than twice and/or has had user content removed for the above reasons more than twice.

The user understands and accepts that the website may adopt new terms of use of its services and/or modify the time limits that messages and/or any other content posted and/or published by the user through its services will be maintained.

Also, the website reserves the right to modify the permitted size limits and number of messages that the user can send and/or any other content posted and published by the user on its services.

The website reserves the right to modify at any time and without prior notice, the content storage space limits that it provides through its service to users and to temporarily and/or permanently interrupt the provision of the service.

In no event shall the website be liable for the loss or storage failure or destruction of any content maintained or transmitted through the service.

4. DAMAGES – INDEMNIFICATION

The user of the website is liable to the website and its partners, for any harm or damage resulting from the illegal or harmful use of the website, as well as from the use of the website service in an unlawful or non-compliant manner with these terms.

5. START-INTERRUPTION OF SERVICE OPERATION

The website reserves the right to modify and/or temporarily or permanently interrupt part or all of its services with or without notice to users.

6. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

Given the nature and volume of information on the Internet, under no circumstances, including cases of negligence, is the website responsible for any form of damage suffered by the user of the website during the use of the service, which is made on their own initiative.

In particular, the website is not liable under any circumstances for any damages, including, but not limited to, direct or indirect, special, incidental or consequential damages, positive or loss of profit, expenses resulting from the use of its services or the inability to use them, by any person, or with regard to failure to perform, error, omission, interruption, defect, delay or interruption of operation or broadcast, failure or damage of technical systems, weaknesses or defects to the user’s equipment, weaknesses or failures of telecommunications networks, even if the representatives of the service have been informed of the possibility of such damages, losses or expenses.

 

The website cooperates with other websites (indicatively a blog) to provide users with the specialized content, which appears on various pages as is, exactly as it is received from its provider (partner website or company), without being checked and processed. The responsibility for the completeness, accuracy, wholeness, adequacy, legitimacy and appropriateness of this content, including advertisements in any form they appear, belongs exclusively to the websites/companies that provide it.

The content and information contained in the website, including advertisements in any form they appear, should in no way be considered as valid information, advice or as a recommendation for a specific action.

Furthermore, the user understands and accepts that by visiting the pages and using the services of the website, it is possible to be exposed to content that is unsuitable, disturbing, offensive, unethical, vulgar, misleading, illegal, etc. In no case can the website be held responsible for any harm or damage that its users may suffer, due to their exposure to such content. Users visit the pages and services of the website on their own initiative and risk.

7. NO WARRANTY

The website does not make any express warranty that the pages, services, functions, options and contents will be provided without interruption, without errors and that errors will be corrected. Due to technical conditions beyond the control of the website, interruptions may occur, especially in the event of a temporary interruption of services. This also applies to maintenance and update measures. The user declares that they agree with such measures, which, to the extent possible, are carried out outside normal working hours and are reported in a timely manner and with the associated negative effects to a reasonable extent. Such temporary unavailability of services does not constitute a defect. The website is not responsible for any type of damage suffered by the user due to the use and/or unavailability of the use of the services. Also, the website does not guarantee that the website or any other cooperating site or the servers through which it is made available to users, do not contain “viruses” or other harmful components.

8. APPLICABLE LAW AND OTHER TERMS

The above terms of use of the website, as well as any amendment thereof, are governed and supplemented by Greek law, European Union law and the relevant international treaties, which the country has signed.

If any provision of the above terms becomes contrary to the law, it shall automatically cease to be valid and be removed from these terms, without in any way affecting the validity of the other terms.

The present terms constitute the entire agreement between the website and the user of its services and binds only them. No amendment of these terms shall be considered or constitute a part of this agreement unless made in writing and incorporated herein.

In any case, the website reserves the right to amend these terms by informing its users by posting the amendment on the website and within the existing legal framework.

If a user does not agree with the terms of use provided herein, they must not use the website’s services.

The present terms have been filed with the notary of Athens Kyriaki Anomeritis, resident at, 66 Skoufa Street, Athens.

This website (hereinafter “Website”) is the intellectual property of the company “NEWSPHONE HELLAS SA” which is based in Kallithea, 280 Theseos Avenue (hereinafter “COMPANY”), in accordance with Law 2121/1993 “On Intellectual Property”, as amended and in force.

The COMPANY retains the exclusive intellectual property rights in the design and format of the website, with the exception of the website’s content, which belongs to the person whose products and/or services are presented through it, as well as the content that may be added by its users (such as comments/opinions posted by users on the website). Any violation of these rights of the COMPANY in any way gives rise to the liabilities and the penalties defined by law.