GENERAL TERMS OF USE

1.GENERAL
1.1 These General Terms of Use (“the General Terms”) lay down the general rules for using the website www.bestbuddies.bg (“the WEBSITE”) .
Each time USERS make use of the WEBSITE, such USERS acknowledge that they are (i) familiarised with these General Terms, (ii) accept the General Terms and (iii) agree to comply with them. USERS having any questions in this respect are advised to contact the WEBSITE operator. USERS who do not agree with one or more rules set out in these General Terms should avoid using the WEBSITE.

1.2 These General Terms can be amended at any time without prior notice to USERS.

  1. 2. Details of the WEBSITE Owner

2.1. The WEBSITE bestbuddies.org is property of BEST BUDDIES - BULGARIA – registered in the Register of Non-profit Legal Persons by Sofia City Court, BULSTAT: 177125715, having its seat at Sofia, 8, Ricardo Vaccarini Str., tel: 02 423 9740, email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

For the purposes and in the meaning of these General Terms of Use, the website bestbuddies.org will be referred to as “the WEBSITE”.

  • These General Terms of Use (“the General Terms”) regulate the services provided through the WEBSITE.
  • Supervisory bodies:
  • Commission for Personal Data Protection
    Address: No 2 Prof. Tzvetan Lazarov Street, Sofia
    Tel.: (02) 940 20 46
    Fax: (02) 940 36 40
    Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    Web: www.cpdp.bg
     
    (2) Consumer Protection Commission
    Address: floors 3, 4 and 6, 4A Slaveikov Square, Sofia 1000
    Tel.: 02 / 980 25 24
    Fax: 02 / 988 42 18
    Hotline: 0700 111 22
    Web: www.kzp.bg
  1. KEY TERMS USED IN THIS DOCUMENT
  • In these General Terms, “the WEBSITE” means the websitebestbuddies.org, which is property of BEST BUDDIES - BULGARIA – registered in the Register of Non-profit Legal Persons by Sofia City Court, BULSTAT: 177125715.
  • “USER” in the meaning of these General Terms is any legally competent natural person or any properly and validly registered legal entity. There are two types of USERS in the meaning of these General Terms:
  1. Registered USERS are those who are registered in the WEBSITE of BEST BUDDIES - BULGARIA by properly completing an electronic request/order form;
  2. Unregistered USERS are those who visit the WEBSITE without performing the steps required for becoming a Registered USER.
    • “Website” is a web-based set of resources in the form of files, programs, text, pictures, images and/or other materials accessible though the domain bestbuddies.org.
    • These General Terms are published on the WEBSITE and the mere fact that a USER visits the WEBSITE constitutes such USER’s acceptance of these General Terms.
    • “Services” are the services provided by the WEBSITE. Such Services include, without limitation:
      • Providing various information about BEST BUDDIES - BULGARIA and its Services, news, publications related to the activities of the foundation, information about events, projects, partners, links to NGOs websites.
      • USERS may request more information about the foundation’s operations or services by completing a Contact Form available on the WEBSITE.

 

  1. TERMS OF USE OF THE WEBSITE bestbuddies.org
  • The General Terms published on the WEBSITE are per se an agreement which each USER concludes with BEST BUDDIES - BULGARIA in the capacity of Owner of the website bestbuddies.org.
  • By entering the website the USER agrees and acknowledges that the USER (i) wishes to use the Services, (ii) is familarised with these General Terms and (iii) is bound to comply with them when using the WEBSITE or any link or section thereof. Furthermore, the USER agrees to be bound by the origination, development and termination of any legal relationship arising from the usage of the WEBSITE.
  • The binding effect of these General Terms applies both to the existing configuration of the WEBSITE and to any changes thereof in the form of modifications or additions of new links, sections or other elements.
  • BEST BUDDIES - BULGARIA reserves the right to unilaterally change, amend or supplement these General Terms without giving an explicit prior notice thereof to the USER. All amendments made by BEST BUDDIES - BULGARIA to these General Terms will be published on the WEBSITE and will be freely available to each USER. All amendments will be in effect from the time of publication. It is the responsibility of each user to familiarise himself/herself with the General Terms before each use of the WEBSITE bestbuddies.org.
  • BEST BUDDIES - BULGARIA may change or terminate any Website service or feature at any time, including without limitation the content or hardware/software required for accessing or using the WEBSITE.
  • BEST BUDDIES - BULGARIA cannot be held liable for loss, damage (direct or consequential) or benefits missed due to changes of the General Terms and/or of the Services, or resulting from other changes of the content provided by the WEBSITE bestbuddies.org.

4.7. BEST BUDDIES - BULGARIA has no obligation whatsoever to control the way in which a USER makes use of the Services provided by the WEBSITE and cannot be held liable for the USER’s intents and activities as regards the usage of the Services. The operator is not bound to monitor the information (i) stored on its servers or (ii) made available during the provision of Services. Neither is the operator bound to proactively establish facts or circumstances indicating that a USER may be using the Services for unlawful purposes.

  • Each USER can use the Services and the information provided by the WEBSITE only for private/non-commercial purposes and agrees that the information published on the WEBSITE cannot be a reason for the user to raise any claims to the WEBSITE or its Owner.
  • In using the Services provided by the WEBSITE, the USER agrees to comply with all laws, regulations, ethical codes, moral behaviors and established rules of conduct in the Internet, and avoid engaging in any malignant activities in the meaning of these General Terms.
  • BEST BUDDIES - BULGARIA has the right, but not the obligation, to bar from the Services, unilaterally and without prior notice, any USER who fails to abide by the above requirements.
  • BEST BUDDIES - BULGARIA advises all USERS that there may be inaccuracies or omissions in the information and content of the WEBSITE and as such the WEBSITE should be used as a supporting rather than as a primary resource.
  1. COPYRIGHT AND INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

5.1. When using the resources covered by these General Terms the USER has access to various content which may be protected by copyright or other intellectual property rights. All intellectual property rights on the information, resources or materials published on the WEBSITE (news and updates, proprietary photographs, video materials or publications) are protected by the Bulgarian Copyright and Neighboring Rights Act as currently in force. Any unauthorised use thereof is a legal offense and entails civil, administrative-penal and criminal liability in accordance with the applicable Bulgarian legislation.

5.2. Materials from the WEBSITE can be used with only an appropriate acknowledgement of the source.

  1. DISCLAIMER

6.1 BEST BUDDIES - BULGARIA endeavors to ensure that the information on the WEBSITE is true, accurate and up-to-date at all times. However, BEST BUDDIES - BULGARIA does not exclude the probability of objective non-conformities or omissions occurring on an incidental basis. BEST BUDDIES - BULGARIA disclaims any liability for the consequences, including any damages arising from or howsoever related to the access, use or unavailability of the WEBSITE. While all information on the WEBSITE is provided in accordance with the applicable Bulgarian laws, BEST BUDDIES - BULGARIA cannot guarantee the integrity of such information or its immunity to malignant attacks launched by third parties.

6.2. BEST BUDDIES - BULGARIA disclaims any liability as regards the content, accuracy or lawfulness of references to websites or of services or resources which may become available to the USER during his or her usage of the WEBSITE.

6.3 BEST BUDDIES - BULGARIA disclaims any liability as regards the perception or interpretation of the accuracy, completeness or usefulness of the information and resources on the WEBSITE.

6.4 BEST BUDDIES - BULGARIA is entitled to compensation for all damages, expenses and third-party claims arising from breaches of these General Terms and/or from the unauthorised use of the Services provided by the WEBSITE.

7. HYPERLINKS

7.1. All information, documents and services in websites to which this Website provides references or links are not verified or analysed by BEST BUDDIES - BULGARIA and BEST BUDDIES - BULGARIA does nowise guarantee their accuracy, completeness and/or availability.

8.FINAL PROVISIONS

8.1. Any potential dispute between BEST BUDDIES - BULGARIA and one or more USERS shall be resolved by amicable settlement. Failing this, the dispute shall be resolved by the competent courts of the Republic of Bulgaria.

8.2. In case you disagree with these General Terms and do not wish to be bound with them, you cannot visit the WEBSITE bestbuddies.org, cannot use the WEBSITE and cannot be a party to any legal relationships arising therefrom.

Amendments to the General Terms of Use of the WEBSITE

BEST BUDDIES - BULGARIA reserves the right to update this document at any time. Should we decide to change this document, we will update the document version and date. This document was last updated on 15 May 2018.

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