Terms of use

Terms of use  SMCG Sp. z o.o. SenseMaking Consulting Group

The following legal agreement (“Agreement”) between you (“User”) and SMCG SenseMaking Consulting Group (“SMCG”) states the Terms of use of this web site www.smcg.com.pl (“Site”). By accessing, browsing and/or using this Site you acknowledge that you have read, understood and agree to be bound by these terms and to comply with all applicable laws and regulations. If you do not agree to these terms, do not use this Site.

About this Site

www.smcg.com.pl is a web site administered by SMCG SenseMaking Consulting Group (SMCG).

Access to this Site

Access to this Site is temporary and SMCG reserves the right to alter, suspend or discontinue this Site without notice to Users or any third party. SMCG bears no legal responsibility or liability if this Site becomes unavailable at any time or for any period of time. SMCG may restrict registered Users’ access to some parts of this Site or to the entire Site. If a User individually selects or is allocated by SMCG a username, access code, password or is granted access to any other sensitive information relevant to SMCG’s information security regulations and procedures, this code or information is to be considered strictly confidential and is not to be disclosed to any third party. SMCG has the right to inactivate a User’s access code or password, at any time and without prior notice, irrespective of whether the code or password was selected by the User himself, or was allocated by SMCG, if, in SMCG’s opinion the User has breached or violated any of these Terms of use. It is the User’s sole responsibility to warrant that all persons who have access to this Site through the User’s internet connection are familiar with the Terms of use herein, and agree to observe them.

Intellectual property

SMCG is the sole owner or licensee of all intellectual property on this Site and materials posted herein. These materials are protected under the provisions of copyright laws, trademark laws, utility model laws, both Polish and international. All rights are reserved. Permission is granted to print and download one copy (page) of the materials on this Site on a single computer for your personal or internal business use, and to inform third parties of the materials on this Site. None of the materials, printed or downloaded, may be modified in any form or by any means, and none of the illustrations, photographs, graphic designs, video and audio materials, in printed or downloaded form, may be used without the original text with which they appear on this Site. SMCG (and all entities involved in a cooperation and/or collaboration with SMCG) are to be at all times named as sole and original creators of all the material posted on this Site. None of the materials on this Site, in their entirety, or fragments, are to be used for commercial or business purposes without written permission or licence granted by SMCG or the copyright owner. If the User prints, copies or downloads any materials from this Site in a manner breaching this Agreement, his permission to access and use this Site will terminate immediately, whereupon SMCG will additionally decide whether the unlawfully copied material should be restored to SMCG as their rightful owner, or destroyed.

Using materials posted on this Site

Any comments or other materials posted on this Site are of solely informational nature. Therefore, SMCG is not liable in any way for the consequences resulting from relying on these comments and materials as a source of information by Users of this Site, or persons who may have gained knowledge of its content in another way, or from another source.

Updating the Site

SMCG does its best to update this Site on a regular basis and may revise its content at any time and without prior notice. If necessary, SMCG may suspend access to the Site or close it for an indefinite period of time. Any materials posted on the Site may at any time prove to be out-of-date, no longer in effect, or no longer valid, however, SMCG is under no obligation to update such materials.

SMGC disclaimer of warranties  

This Site and materials thereon are distributed without warranties or assurances of any kind as to the accuracy or reliability of their content. To the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, SMGC and third parties associated with SMGC hereby state that they disclaim all warranties with regard to the content of this Site and cannot to be held liable for any damages resulting from using, or inability to use the Site, or any other web sites connected with it, or materials thereon.

User information

Upon accessing the Site, Users grant permission to SMGC to process their information and warrant that all information given is legitimate.

Viruses, hacking and violations   

It is forbidden to use this Site in an inappropriate manner by deliberately infecting it with viruses, trojan horses, worms, logic bombs, or any other computer malware. Also forbidden are attempts to gain unauthorized access to this Site, the server on which the SMGC web site is stored, or servers, computers or databases connected with this Site. It is forbidden to attack the Site through a Denial-of Service (DoS), or Distributed Denial-of-Service (DDoS) attack.

Breach of any of the above provisions is considered a violation of the law. SMGC will report any violation of this kind to law enforcement authorities and will cooperate with these authorities towards the disclosure of the perpetrator’s identity. In the event of a breach of any of the Terms of use in any of the ways described herein, the User’s right to access this Site will be immediately suspended.

SMGC disclaims all responsibility for any damage caused by a DDos attack, virus, or other malware attack, or any other technologically harmful materials which may infect and /or cause damage to the User’s computer, computer programmes, data or any other User’s restricted materials, resulting from accessing and /or using this Site, or downloading any materials from this Site, or other web sites which the User has accessed through links attached to this Site.

Links to the Site

Users may link to the SMCG web site, provided they do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it. Links must not be established in such way as to suggests any form of association, approval or endorsement on our part where none exists. Users must not establish a link to this Site in any web site that is not owned by them. Our Site is not to be framed on any other site, nor may a link be created to any part of this Site other than the home page. SMGC reserves the right to withdraw linking permission without notice. The web site in which Users are linking must comply in all respects with the content standards set out in our Terms of use. If you wish to make any use of content on our Site other than as described above, please contact SMCG employee responsible for this Site.

Third party links on our Site

Where this Site contains links to other sites and resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for your information only. SMCG has no control over the contents of those sites and resources,  nor may it be held liable for any damages resulting from accessing and using third party web sites or resources.

Applicable laws and court jurisdiction

Except where otherwise stipulated, all disputes arising from the use of this Site will be heard in the court of local jurisdiction relevant for SMCG’s permanent place of business in Warsaw, Poland. However, in the case of breach of this Agreement by a User residing abroad,  SMCG will pursue claims with regard to that User in his/her country of residence. These Terms of use are governed by the law of the Republic of Poland.

Changes 

SMCG may revise the web site Terms of use at any time and without notice whenever changes are being introduced to the Site. Users should check the Site on a fairly regular basis for Terms of use changes and familiarize themselves with them as they constitute a binding Agreement for all Users. Some of the provisions included in these Terms of use may be replaced by statements or announcements posted in a different section of this Site.

Doubts and reservations

If you have any doubts or reservations regarding the content on the SMCG web site, please contact us at : kontakt@smcg.com.pl.

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