Terms and Conditions

1. INTRODUCTION

1.1 These Terms and Conditions (along with the Privacy Policy and the Cookie Policy) constitute the terms and conditions for using the nikas.gr website (hereinafter “the Website”).

1.2 The Website is exclusively intended for users who are over the age of 18. Access to and use of this Website constitutes complete and unconditional acceptance of these Terms and Conditions. It is thus presumed that you have carefully read, understood and accepted these Terms and Conditions, and that you observe the Greek and European legislation.

1.3 The Website is operated by the company “Panagiotis G. Nikas Societe Anonyme Industrial and Commercial Company” with the distinctive title “PG. NIKAS SA” (hereinafter referred to as “the Company”), which is established in Greece and has its registered office in Agios Stefanos, Attica, 22nd km of the Athens-Lamia national road, 14565.  

1.4 In these Terms and Conditions, all references to “us”, “we”, are deemed to refer to the Company.

 

2. ACCESS TO THE WEBSITE

2.1 Access to the Website is permitted seven days a week, twenty-four hours a day, except for the periods during which access to the Website will be suspended for website maintenance, the upgrading or discontinuation of the electronic communication or other related reasons. The Company assumes no responsibility if for any reason the Website is not available at any time or for any period.

2.2 The Company intends to update the Website regularly, and may change its content at any time. If necessary, the Company may suspend access to the Website or stop it indefinitely. The Company is under no obligation to update the Website material, and such material may not be updated at any given time.

2.3 You are responsible for making all necessary changes/configurations to access our Website. You are also responsible for ensuring that all persons accessing the Website through your internet connection are aware of and comply with these Terms and Conditions.

 

3. ACCESS RESTRICTION

3.1 We have the right to prohibit and/or terminate the access to the Website (or to certain services thereof) to any user if we reasonably believe that such access may put us and/or the user or other third party at risk, as well as when the user has breached the Terms and Conditions and/or the law.

 

4. WEBSITE CONTENT - COPYRIGHT

4.1 The Website and its content, including but not limited to the company’s trademarks and distinctive marks, distinctive title, domain name, source code, software, services offered, photographs, images, graphics, texts, illustrations, audio and/or video files and audiovisual project files, interactive applications, data, metadata, databases (hereinafter the “Content”) is subject to the exclusive intellectual and industrial property rights of the Company or any third party affiliated with the Company, and is under the protection of the relevant intellectual and industrial property provisions of the Greek and European law and the international conventions and treaties. The Content may be temporarily copied to the memory of a personal computer for the purpose of simple reading. Users and third parties are expressly prohibited from making this Content in whole or in part, in any way and by any means, the object of any transfer, sale, assignment, concession (with or without consideration), commercial exploitation, copying, modification, reproduction, broadcast, transmission, distribution, sale or download. Please note that the list of these actions is illustrative and not exhaustive.

4.2 The above prohibition does not apply to the saving of a single copy of part of the Website content in a simple personal computer (PC) for strictly-personal-private, non-public (with or without consideration) and non-commercial use and without deleting or altering the indication of origin, and without prejudice to the intellectual or industrial property rights of the Company or third parties.

4.3 The option to access and use the software associated with the Website (hereinafter “the Software”) does not confer a right to the User as to such Software. Users and third parties must refrain from any reproduction, modification, translation or infringement of the Software and its content in general, in any way and by any means.

4.4 The Company hereby grants to the User a non-exclusive, personal, non-transferable and freely-revocable license to use the Website which will only last for as long as it is necessary to use the Website in accordance with the Terms and Conditions.

4.5 Users are obliged to remedy any direct and/or consequential loss sustained by the Company from any violation of the Company’s and/or third party’s rights or any misuse or illegal use of the Website.

 

5. USER OBLIGATIONS

5.1 Users accept, agree and expressly stipulate that their use of the Website’s services in general a) shall not in any way cause damage to the reputation of third parties and shall not constitute a direct or indirect threat to any other User or third party; b) is not inconsistent with the law (c) does not in any way violate the privacy, personal data, or the personal and social rights of Users or third parties, (d) does not infringe the intellectual property rights of any third party; and (e) is not in any way misleading or damaging to the Company or any third party, User or not, by knowingly promoting false, misleading or incorrect information or otherwise. If the above-mentioned occur, the Company expressly reserves the right to exercise any of its legal rights.

5.2 Users shall not install or promote in any manner whatsoever, any kind of unsolicited or unauthorized advertising or spam, chain letters, pyramid schemes, or any other form of unsolicited content promotion, or ad without the Company’s written consent.

5.3 Users shall not install, promote and/or make available any content that contains software viruses or any other computer code, files or programs designed to disrupt, destroy, limit or affect in any way the operation of any software or any other Website service and shall not prevent other Users from using the Website and any other service associated with it.

 

6. LINKS / RELATIONS WITH THIRD PARTIES

6.1 The Website may contain links to other sites for which third parties, natural or legal persons are liable. The Company does not control the availability, content, privacy policy, quality and completeness of the services of third party websites or the services and/or shops to which it may refer with links, hyperlinks or other actions. Consequently, the Users acknowledge that for any issue that may arise while visiting or using the services of third party websites or the services of third parties, they will have to contact directly the respective websites, pages, service providers and/or shops which are entirely liable for providing their services.

6.2 Under no circumstances should it be deemed that the Company endorses or accepts the content or services of the websites and/or shops and/or services to which it may refer, and/or that it is affiliated with all of the above in any other way, such as by contract of employment, project, job, agency, etc.

 

7. MANAGEMENT OF PERSONAL DATA

7.1 The management and protection of the personal data of the Users of this Website is subject to these Terms and Conditions, the Cookies Policy, the Privacy Policy, as well as the applicable national and European law relating to the protection of individuals from the processing of personal data.

7.2 Please read these documents carefully to understand our views and practices regarding your personal data and how we will treat them.

7.3 By giving us your personal information, you declare that you accept the Privacy Policy and the Cookies Policy and that you consent to the collection and processing of your personal data in accordance with this Privacy Policy and the Cookies Policy. The processing of your personal data, as outlined in this Policy, is based on the consent you provide us by using the services of our Website.

 

8. PROTECTION OF CHILDREN

8.1 This Website is strictly intended for Users who are over the age of 18. However, the Company shall not be liable if minor users who have stated a false birth date when entering the Website or have entered a false birth date when using the services of the Website become exposed to its contents of or use the Website in any other way. Users who have stated a false date of birth and their parents/guardians/carers are liable to the Company for any damage that the Company may suffer from such false statement.

8.2 The disposal/exposure or circulation of pornographic material involving children in any way, as well as any debauchery of children in any way, constitute criminal offences and are prosecuted by law. The Company shall promptly discontinue the access to the services of the Website to any User who uploads such material and report such incident to the relevant authorities, reserving any other legal right thereon.

 

9. REPRESENTATIONS & WARRANTIES - DISCLAIMERS

9.1 USERS AGREE THAT THEY ARE EXCLUSIVELY RESPONSIBLE FOR USING THIS WEBSITE. UNLESS OTHERWISE AGREED IN WRITING BETWEEN THE COMPANY AND THE USERS, AND TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, THE COMPANY OFFERS THE SERVICES OF THE WEBSITE AND THE CONTENT THEREOF “AS IS” FOR PERSONAL USE AND DOES NOT MAKE ANY EXPRESS, IMPLIED OR OTHER REPRESENTATION OR WARRANTY RELATING TO THE WEBSITE AND THE USE THEREOF, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES OF NON INFRINGEMENT OR ABSENCE OF IMPLIED OR OTHER DEFECTS, ACCURACY, OR THE ABSENCE OF ERRORS, IDENTIFIABLE OR NOT.

9.2 THE COMPANY IS NOT LIABLE FOR ANY: (A) ERROR, INACCURACY, (B) DAMAGE (TO PROPERTY OR NON MATERIAL) ARISING FROM USING THE WEBSITE; (C) ANY DISCONTINUANCE, INTERRUPTION, BAD QUALITY OF RECEPTION OF THE WEBSITE SERVICES; (D) VIRUS, TROJAN THAT MAY BE TRANSMITTED FROM THE WEBSITE OR OTHER THIRD PARTY USING THE WEBSITE; AND (E) MISTAKE RESULTING FROM ANY ACT OR OMISSION ON THE WEBSITE CONTENT, OR ANY DAMAGE CAUSED FROM USING THE WEBSITE CONTENTS.

 

10. APPLICABLE LAW

10.1 These Terms and Conditions, as well as any amendments thereto, are governed by the Greek law, the EU law and the relevant international treaties. Any provision of the above terms that becomes incompatible with the law shall automatically cease to apply, without affecting in any way the validity of the other terms.

10.2 Any dispute relating to or arising out of the application of these terms and the general use of the Nikas.gr website, unless resolved in a friendly manner, shall be subject to the jurisdiction of the courts of Athens.

 

11. MISCELLANEOUS

11.1 These Terms and Conditions and any rights contained therein constitute the overall agreement between the Company and the Users of the Website and are only binding on them.

11.2 The Company reserves the right to modify and/or temporarily and/or permanently discontinue all or part of the Services of the Website with or without notice to Users.

11.3 The Company is entitled to modify these Terms and Conditions at any time unilaterally and without notice with the obligation however to update this document after any modification or addition. However, your continued use of the Website following such modifications will imply your unconditional acceptance of the Terms and Conditions. It is therefore advisable that you check these Terms and Conditions regularly.

11.4 If a specific term of these Terms and Conditions becomes invalid this shall not affect the validity of the other terms; it means that said term automatically ceases to apply.

11.5 If a User disagrees with the Terms and Conditions provided herein, he/she must not use the Services of the Website.