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The following Terms and Conditions in English language are for the informative purposes only.
The Regulations in Polish language ("Regulamin serwisu Expochart.com") are in force.

Click here to obtain "Regulamin serwisu Expochart.com" in Polish language (PDF Format).


Expochart.com Website Terms and Conditions

Definitions:

- The terms ‘Expochart.com’, ‘Expochart.com webpage‘ and " Expochart.com service" shall mean the entire Website under the domain name ‘Expochart.com.’
- User or participant - a person newly registered to the Internet service.

Preamble:

Whereas:

  1. Expochart.com service is protected by copyrights, proprietary rights, and other related laws.
  2. Expochart.com service includes both content posted by its authors and its Users.
  3. The contents displayed on or via Expochart.com comply with the regulation arising from the copyright.
  4. You may not copy, distribute or modify content from Expochart.com service without the explicit written consent of its owner.
  5. Any operations on the source code of Expochart.com service are prohibited.
  6. You may not reproduce, copy, sell, resell or otherwise exploit for any purposes, any portion of Expochart.com service, apart from the self-created content.
  7. By providing any content to Expochart.com, you acknowledge that you are entitled to do it and grant a non-exclusive, worldwide, perpetual, irrevocable, royalty-free and sublicensable right to exercise the copyright, publicity, and database rights, with respect to the contents exclusively to the extent necessary to carry out the functions of Expochart.com service.
  8. You are solely responsible for your content, entries and activity. Expochart.com service does not bear any responsibility for the contents uploaded by its Users.
  9. You are not allowed to post contents that violate the rights of third parties. It refers, among other things, to the contents that infringe intellectual property rights, such as copyrights or trademark rights.
  10. All information published on Expochart.com service is publicly available.
  11. The following personal data are collected and stored: e-mail address, contact information, and, in certain  cases (depending on the service used), financial information; computer data logging, statistics on page views, traffic to and from Expochart.com and clickstream data, as well as other information, including IP address and standard web log in information.
  12. Expochart.com does not sell or distribute personal information to third parties for their marketing purposes without the explicit consent of the owners of the data.
  13. Personal information may be disclosed in response to legal requirements, in order to respond to claims that postings or other contents violate others' rights, or to protect other's rights, property, or safety, for example, when the User submits false contact data or impersonates another person.
  14. The data can also be disclosed to the judicial authorities or other entities to the extent necessary for the proper functioning of Expochart.com, for instance, to service providers who help with business operations.
  15. When you visit Expochart.com Website, you may encounter cookies placed by other companies. Expochart.com does not control the use of these cookies.
  16. Expochart.com service does not allow other companies to collect any personal information using cookies on the Website.
  17. You can view, modify or delete your personal information when browsing your posts. Expochart.com removes all personal data that are no longer needed for the proper functioning of the Website.

The Website publishes terms and conditions as follows:

  1. Expochart.com service is addressed to anyone interested in the issue of international trade fairs or exhibitions and willing to exchange information with authors as well as participants and visitors of such events. This portal provides for the publication and promotion of works (materials) in the electronic form.
  2. The Website is available only to individuals who are at least 18 years old and legal persons, both Polish and foreign.
  3. Individuals under the age of 18 may register only if, after filling out the registration form, they send a scan of a statement containing the consent from their legal representatives to accept the Terms and Conditions to the following e-mail address: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . The registration becomes effective when all relevant data are entered by the Operator to the Service.
  4. To be able to use the service in an active manner, the person or entity registering to it is required to fill in the registration form.
  5. The administrator of personal data provided by the newly registered Members is the Polish Business Magazine with its registered office in ul. Ratuszowa 11, 03-450 Warszawa.
  6. By completing the registration form, you agree to the processing of personal data by the editors of the Website and transfer of personal data to contractors for the reasons related to the management of Expochart.com as well as for marketing purposes.
  7. The new User agrees to receive the advertising and marketing materials as well as commercial information relating to Expochart.com Website, and other products or companies information, at the e-mail address given by the Member.
  8. By registering to Expochart.com Website, you agree to use the account in accordance with Polish law, social and moral standards, and provisions of these Terms and Conditions.
    By accepting Terms and Conditions, you grant your approval to:
    - the collection, processing, storage, preservation, disclosure, and removal of your personal data by the editors of the portal;
    - the processing of personal data by the editors of the portal for the promotion of products and companies (in accordance with the Act of Personal Data Protection, dated 29 of August 1997, Journal of Laws No. 133)
    - free distribution and publication of your works on the portal via the Internet to an unlimited number of recipients.
  9. By registering, you authorize the Owner of the Website to publish materials, comments or statements and use the provided contents for the following fields of use:
    - production and reproduction – making copies of the work with the use of technological means, including print, reprographic technique, magnetic recording and digital technology,
    - marketing, lease or rent of copies of the work,
    - communication to the public.
  10. License is granted to works for each one separately, upon their transfer to the Service. The license is granted free of charge, for an indefinite period.
  11. At any time, you have the right to change your personal data or delete your account with all collected data.
  12. You acknowledge that Expochart.com only allows for self-created materials or those whose publication does not infringe the law, morality, religious feelings, and property of third parties protected by the law.
  13. The registered User is entitled to post statements, comments and entries on forum available on the Website.
  14. By using Expochart.com, including its forum, you automatically agree to abide by these Terms and Conditions. Published materials and forum entries that do not meet the requirements of these Terms and Conditions will be removed.
  15. The editors reserve the right to withhold and remove materials that violate the provisions of these Terms and Conditions, or are worthless for the functioning of the Internet service. Furthermore, the editors reserve the right at their own discretion to withhold or remove certain works without giving any reasons.
  16. It is forbidden to abuse keywords, which include many inappropriate or irrelevant phrases or words, especially in the titles and locations of materials, in order to improve their position (or rank) in the search engines.
  17. It is forbidden to include on the pages of Expochart.com posts that violate the law, especially including pornographic contents, posts promoting phonographic and software piracy or dissemination of data breaches techniques, as well as viruses, spyware applications, and posts that incite violence, especially on the ground of race, religion or ethnic origin.
  18. The  owner of the Website takes no responsibility for any content posted on the web pages by its Users. You are solely responsible for all information you submit to the Website. In case when any forbidden content is discovered, the account will be deleted without prior notice and the information about the account and its User will be revealed to the appropriate law enforcement authorities.
  19. You agree to be obliged to repair any damage incurred by the owner resulting from non-performance or improper performance of the obligations. This liability is no fault  on the part of the User.
  20. Services provided via Expochart.com are free of charge. However, the owner of the Website reserves the right to introduce additional chargeable services in the future.
  21. The owner of the Website is not responsible for the infringement of copyright and intellectual property rights on the pages of the Users. In case of any information about the violation of these rights, the owner of the Website reserves the right to block the account until the matter is clarified, and in the event of discovering the violation of copyright and intellectual property to remove the User account.
  22. It is forbidden to share personal information stored on the Website without the consent of the owner.
  23. Expochart.com has no possibility to keep constant control over the legality of the activity of its Users, including published materials and forum posts. If you find that any content, entry or other User activity is showing the features of illegality, please do not hesitate to contact the service, available at the e-mail address: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . In the report you shall include a link to the questioned entry and present the problem.
  24. Apart from the exceptions stipulated in these Terms and Conditions, and if it is required by the law in force in Poland, Expochart.com does not interfere with the contents of materials posted on the Website. Moreover, the Website does not guarantee the accuracy of the content and contact information, or the quality, safety and legality of the information published by the Users.
  25. Expochart.com assumes no responsibility for the materials that include contents in any manner inconsistent with the law, or the materials which in any way infringe the property rights of third parties.
  26. Expochart.com disclaims its responsibility for any information that would constitute or encourage conduct that would be considered a criminal offense, or could give rise to compensation liability or otherwise violate the applicable law.
  27. Expochart.com does not guarantee uninterrupted access to the Website, secure and error-free access to services or correction of defects. Expochart.com makes reasonable efforts to maintain the uninterrupted operation of the Website, but does not provide any guarantees or promises, direct or implied, regarding the availability of services.
  28. To the extent permitted by the law, Expochart.com Service explicitly disclaims liability for any warranties, representations and conditions, whether direct or  implied, including those of quality, commercial value, merchantable quality, durability and fitness for a particular purpose, and following from the statutory law. Expochart.com assumes no liability for any loss, whether of money (including profit), goodwill, or reputation, or any special, indirect, consequential damages arising out of the use of the Expochart.com Service by the User.
  29. If it is necessary for Expochart.com Service to be financially liable to the User or to any third party, the liability of Expochart.com is limited to the following amounts:
    - the total fees paid by the User in the twelve months prior to the action giving rise to the liability;
          - PLN 300.
  30. The owner of the Service offers technical assistance only to ensure proper functioning of the services and does not provide information or advice on the creation and administration of Websites.
  31. The owner of the Website makes every effort to ensure that its services are provided at the highest level but takes no responsibility for their malfunction. You take advantage of the services provided by this Website at your own responsibility. Any interruptions in the provision of services or other errors cannot be the basis for any claims against the owner of the Internet Service.
  32. The owner of the Website reserves the right to temporarily suspend the Service. In this respect, the User is not entitled to any claims
  33. The owner of the Website takes no responsibility for the consequences of the use of the User’s passwords by the third parties, regardless of the cause of the acquisition.
  34. These Terms and Conditions may be changed at any time. The amendments will become valid since the introduction by the User of subsequent material, entry on the forum or after 30 days from the date of publication of changed conditions on Expochart.com web pages, depending on which of these dates is earlier. No other amendments to these Terms and Rules will be applicable provided the revised agreement is not executed in writing and signed by the Users and Expochart.com Service.
  35. These Terms and Rules shall apply from 1 September 2012.

Expochart.com Cookie Policy

The following Cookie Policy in English language is for the informative purposes only.
The Regulations in Polish language ("Polityka dotycząca plików cookie") are in force.

Click here to obtain the Cookie Policy ("Polityka dotycząca plików cookie") in Polish language (PDF Format)

A "cookie" is a piece of information that is stored on your computer, tablet or phone when you visit Expochart.com website. It can help identify you whenever you visit our website. Cookies are used by most websites including Expochart.com. To make the best use of Expochart.com website, you will need to make sure your web browser is set to accept cookies. Expochart.com website makes use of cookies in order to provide services for logged users, allow users to set personal preferences, process users queries or requests for information from our website, protect users security, measure and improve our service. A cookie will typically hold: the name of the website that it has come from; how long the cookie will stay on your device; a value – usually a randomly generated unique number.

There are two types of cookies: Session cookies – these only last until you close your browser. They are not stored on your hard drive. They are usually used to track the pages that you visit so that information can be customized for you for that visit. Persistent cookies – these are stored on your hard drive until you delete them or they reach their expiry date. These may, for example, be used to remember your preferences when you use the site. You can visit Expochart.com website without revealing any personal information.

You can visit Expochart.com website without accepting our cookies. In this case some services we provide will be disabled for you. We protect your personal information very carefully. The security and safety of your personal information is very important to Expochart.com. We may ask you for personal information so you can use our services. Learn more about cookies and their management at http://www.aboutcookies.org