Terms of use

Dear User,

By accessing the website (“Website”) of the Transparency Cooperation (“Cooperation”), and by using the pages and subpages, you accept the following Terms of Use.

If you disagree with the terms below or cannot accept them as binding on yourself, please do not use our Website.

By using this website, you automatically consent to the use of cookies.

Our Website uses cookies in order to enhance the user experience by “remembering” you and your personal settings. Cookies are simple text files (usually a few KBs in size) which our Website stores on your computer, notebook, or mobile device. The content of these cookies can only be accessed and read by our Website. Cookies can be imagined as the memory of the website which enables it to recognise you after visiting the website several times.

Each cookie is unique, and tailored to the web browser. They contain information such as unique ID value, page name, and some numbers. These make the connection between you and the website faster and simpler.

1.1 General Terms

The content placed on the Website of the Cooperation is owned by the Cooperation, and all contents placed on the Website are protected by copyright and intellectual property rights.

You, as a user, are entitled to use materials downloaded from the Website solely for personal, non-commercial purposes.

The Cooperation is entitled to unilaterally change the content of the Website or suspend the operation of the Website at any time, or to delete it permanently. The Cooperation accepts no liability for any harm suffered by users on account of the aforementioned actions.

1.2. Copyright and intellectual property rights

The Website, all images and texts placed upon it, as well as the arrangement of the contents, are protected by copyright and trademark, the rights of which are reserved by the Cooperation and by the third parties listed on the Website.

You may use the content published on the Website for personal purposes, but you cannot change it in any way whatsoever and cannot abuse the use of it.

Please be advised that, otherwise than mentioned above, you are not entitled to distribute any content of the Website, or details thereof, commercially or otherwise publish them under your own name.

If you abuse the use of the content published on the Website, such as by printing, copying, distributing or otherwise publishing the materials in violation of these Terms of Use, you are obliged to immediately abandon such illegal behaviour and destroy such materials, otherwise legal sanctions for violation of copyright and intellectual property rights will apply to you.

1.3 Changes to the Website content, reliability of contents published on the Website

The Cooperation reserves the right to refresh or modify the content of the Website and these Terms of Use from time to time.

Whilst browsing our Website, please bear in mind that such changes are binding upon the users of the Website, and therefore we recommend that you re-read the Terms of Use from time to time to be informed of any potential changes we have made.

The Cooperation uses its reasonable best efforts to keep the information published on the Website up-to-date, but we cannot always guarantee that information published here is accurate, complete, and up-to-date; please bear this in mind when using the Website.

The Cooperation reserves the right to terminate or suspend the operation of the Website and we accept no liability for any damages arising from such actions.

1.4 Limitation of liability

As a user, you use the Website and the content published on the Website at your own risk; by using the Website, you acknowledge that the Cooperation accepts no liability for any potential damages or losses you may incur as a result of using the Website and the content published on the Website, its malfunctions, downtimes, unauthorised change of data by any person, inaccuracy of certain contents, or caused by computer viruses, system errors, or other similar causes.

Please be advised in particular that the contents available in the Questions and Answers section of the Website are based on the individual views of the member companies of the Cooperation. They serve merely as professional opinions, and are not legally binding.

1.5 Links to third-party websites

Our Cooperation accepts no liability for the content of any links or sources on the Website pointing to contents hosted by third parties, in particular for contents of the websites of the Cooperation’s member companies. These access paths were placed on our website solely to help users find information more easily; any content accessible via the links cannot be construed as being agreed to, or adopted by, the Cooperation.

1.6 Contact

If you have any questions relating to these Terms of Use, please contact us at the following address:
Email: info@transzparencia.org