Terms and Conditions of Use

1. PURPOSE AND GENERAL CONSIDERATIONS

1.1. These terms and conditions of use (“Terms of Use”) define the rules to access and use the website (hereinafter referred to as “Site”) of the EFACEC Group.
1.2. The Terms of Use apply to all public and / or private entities wishing to be or already users of the EFACEC Group Site.
1.3. Efacec Serviços Corporativos, S.A., with head offices at Lugar da Arroteia, 4465-587 – Leça do Balio, Parish of Custóias, Leça do Balio and Guifões, Municipality of Matosinhos, District of Porto, registered at the Commercial Registration Office , entity with the documents fully registered in electronic form, under the single registration number and legal person number 513 233 962, with a share capital of 50.000.00 EUR ( “EFACEC”), reserves itself the right to change, add or delete , in whole or in part, the Terms of Use, as well as to establish new Terms of Use. Such changes or additions to the Terms of Use will take effect after they have been published on the Site of the EFACEC Group and Users are advised to consult them regularly. Users can read the updated version of the Terms of Use at any time as it is available at http://www.efacec.pt/.
1.4. The Terms of Use must be fully fulfilled and, if at any time, the User would disagree with some of its provisions, the user will cease using the EFACEC Group Website .

PLEASE READ THE TERMS OF USE CAREFULLY. YOUR USE OF THE SITE IS DEPENDENT ON YOUR ACCEPTANCE, WITHOUT ANY RESERVE, CONDITIONS OR MODIFICATIONS.

2. INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHT

2.1. The EFACEC Group Website is the property of EFACEC and its content, including, namely trademarks, designs, logos, images, photographs, videos and software published or made available thereunder is protected under the Portuguese Law/Community legislation and / or international conventions, for intellectual property rights and / or related rights, belonging to or licensed to companies of the EFACEC Group or to third parties.
2.2. The User may not copy, reproduce, publish, import, use or exploit, in any way, directly or through third parties, any information made available on the EFACEC Group Site, either for commercial use or for other purposes, without the prior written permission of EFACEC or of the third party holding such rights.

3. USE

3.1. As a condition for using the EFACEC Group Website under the conditions set forth in these Terms of Use, the User undertakes to:
3.1.1. Respect the rights of the EFACEC Group and third parties;
3.1.2. Respect and comply with these Terms of Use;
3.1.3.The User will not infringe good manners and respect all and any legal provisions, making a correct, responsible and appropriate use of the functionalities and content available on the EFACEC Group Site, strictly respecting the Terms of Use;
3.1.4. The User will not, in any way, modify the software nor use modified forms of the software, namely in order to get unauthorized access to the Website of the EFACEC Group or to any reserved content;
3.1.5. The User will not represent himself as someone else;
3.2. The User undertakes himself not to introduce into the EFACEC Group Site any files or information that may interfere with the normal functioning of the EFACEC Group Website, and shall take appropriate measures not to encourage the spread of any computer virus;
3.3.Any modification of the information made available on the EFACEC Group Site as well as any other action that may cause damages and create a risk to the integrity of the EFACEC Group Site, is strictly prohibited and may be punished in accordance with the legislation in force, giving rise to the obligation to pay compensation for all damages caused.
3.4.Should the User has doubts as to the authenticity of the information published on the EFACEC Group Website, he shall request to EFACEC, through other means of communication, the confirmation of these information.
3.5. EFACEC reserves itself the right to, at any time, take all necessary measures, including restrictions or limitations on access, to ensure the integrity and security of the EFACEC Group website or to prevent loss, misuse or modifications of the content made available therein.
3.6. EFACEC may, at any time and for its sole convenience, modify, suspend or discontinue any of the functionalities or content made available on the EFACEC Group Site without prior notice and without any obligation to indemnify third parties for such modification.
3.7. The User may use the contacts made available on the EFACEC Group Site to clarify any doubts or to report any errors detected during the use of the site.

4. NEWSLETTERS

4.1. To subscribe Newsletters available on the EFACEC Group Site, it is necessary to provide an email address and accept the Terms of Use. The User is responsible for the veracity of the information transmitted for the subscription to the Newsletters.
4.2. When subscribing Newsletters, optional information such as the name of the company, position held and nationality may not be introduced.
4.3. EFACEC reserves itself the right to, at any time, suspend, interrupt or cancel the publication of Newsletters.

5. DATA TREATMENT, TRANSMISSION AND PROTECTION

5.1. By accepting the Terms of Use, the User gives his authorization for the processing of the data he provided, as well as for their transmission between the companies that are part of the EFACEC Group and that are accessible through the EFACEC Group Website.
5.2. The data owner may access, modify, rectify or delete the data by sending an email message to sgps@efacec.pt
5.3. Although adequate technical means are in place to prevent loss, misuse, modification, unauthorized access and misappropriation of the data provided or transmitted to EFACEC, the company underlines and warns that Internet security measures are not impregnable and consequently it cannot guarantee that third parties will not view them.
5.4. EFACEC commits itself to :
5.4.1. Not use information relating to Users that has been made available by them without their authorization, except for the purposes for which it is intended
5.4.2. Process and use the data received from Users in accordance with the legislation applicable at any moment.
5.5. EFACEC may rectify, delete or block incomplete or incorrect data that do not comply with law.

6. RESPONSIBILITIES AND GUARANTEES

6.1. The EFACEC Group’s website aims at informing about the activities and projects developed by the EFACEC Group.
6.2. The information available on the EFACEC Group Site may not be exhaustive, updated and accurate and may be linked to external websites over which EFACEC has no control or responsibility.
6.3. EFACEC will make every effort to minimize the inconvenience caused by any technical errors or failures. However, it is not possible to guarantee non-interruption or non-disruption of access to the EFACEC Group Site, as some information or other content may have been created or developed in files or formats that are not free of errors
6.4. EFACEC does not guarantee the User, in any way, that:
6.4.1. The functionalities and content made available on the EFACEC Group Site fulfil or are able to fulfil any needs or expectations of the User;
6.4.2. Any error in the software or content will necessarily be corrected.
6.5. No advice or information obtained by the User through the functionalities and content available on the EFACEC Group Site will create any guarantee that is not expressed in these Terms of Use.
6.6. EFACEC shall not be liable for any damages resulting from the improper use or from the inability to use the EFACEC Group Website.

7. IP ADDRESSES

7.1. The User’s “IP Address” is a number assigned automatically by the User’s Internet Service Provider (ISP) to the computer that is being used.
7.2. The EFACEC Group Website may obtain IP Addresses, together with the time of the visit and the page (s) visited as a means of managing the system, in order to collect and systematize information or to monitor its use.

8. COOKIES POLICY

8.1. “Cookies” are small text files with relevant information that the access device (computer, mobile phone / smartphone or tablet) stored, through the respective browser, whenever the EFACEC Group Website is accessed by any User.
8.2. The EFACEC Group Website uses the following cookies:

Cookies Own/Third Information collected Purpose Cookies deactivation
EFACEC uses the cookies strictly necessary to allow browsing on the Site and the consultation of its content. The EFACEC Group Website uses anonymous analytic cookies for the purpose of creating and analysing statistics, in order to improve the Site functioning. Statistical data are collected on how Users interact with the EFACEC Group Website.

Cookies help determine the usefulness, interest, and number of uses of the websites you visit, allowing for faster and more efficient browsing, eliminating the need to repeatedly enter the same information.

All browsers allow the User to accept, reject or delete cookies, namely by selecting the appropriate settings. You can set cookies on your browser through the “Options” or “Preferences” menu. Please note, however, that by disabling cookies, you may prevent certain content on our Site from working properly, affecting browsing, in whole or in part.

9. FINAL PROVISIONS, APPLICABLE LAW AND REGULATION OF DISPUTES

9.1. If any of the provisions of the Terms of Use is declared null, ineffective or void, this will not affect the validity or effectiveness of the remaining clauses, which will remain fully in force.
9.2. The Terms of Use are governed in all aspects by the legislation in force in the Portuguese legal system.
9.3. In order to resolve any disputes, namely regarding the interpretation and application of the Terms of Use, as well as acts performed under them, which are not settled by agreement between the Parties, exclusive jurisdiction is assigned to the Judicial Court of the District of Porto, with express waiver of any other.

Entry into force : 2016/11/10