Terms of service
WEBSITE MANAGER AND DEFINITIONS
This website is managed by La scuola possibile s.r.l., Turin (Italy), C.so G. Matteotti n. 42bis, VAT registration number:11627860015.
The following terms have the meanings specified below:
“Services”: all those functions, devices, applications, information or other futures that are available in this website (including possible ISP services – Internet Service Provider and/or internet access services);
“Conditions”: these terms and conditions;
“User” and “you”: each person who surfs or use this website – with or without permission from the website manager – independently from being registered to this website, a member, or registered to a service offered by this website or another one;
“Website”: the website (homepage and other pages contained inside) or other ways to collect information and/or applications that are at your disposal and you can access with a PC, laptop, smartphone, digital camera, tv or other network devices (including internet and WPA – Wireless Application Protocol – or similar), in which you can read these terms of service or in which you find clear references to these conditions or an explicit request of agreement to these conditions, that has to be approved by the user. All the cross references to this website include the cross reference to the corresponding WAP site. Other particular conditions will be defined in the following paragraphs.
WEBSITE ACCESS AND USE
By visiting this website or his contents, consulting it, downloading, posting or uploading it, or using it in any other way – both as a registered user or visitor – you agree to these terms and conditions, with no exception (this way you’re stipulating a contract with the website manager) and you agree to respect the law.
If you want to visit this website, any part of it or use any other service (free or fee-paying), the website manager can deny or block your access if you’re late with the payment or you don’t pay. The user has the responsibility for hardware and software equipment and for the telephone and network taxes payments that are necessary to access this website and use it.
The access to this website or some of its services can be limited to a maximum number of people and/or to a certain amount of time spent on the website.
In order to see and activate these contents, the User must be >18 and must guarantee his age.
These conditions are considered valid along with the others that are valid for the user, as reported in the contract or distribution conditions, license, sale or other documents. If anywhere on this website or any part of it you find rules, guidelines or additional conditions for the user, you – as a user – commit to respect them. In case of conflicts or incompatibilities, these Conditions are binding. If you don’t agree with one of the mentioned conditions (or other rules, regulations, etc.) you cannot use this website.
These conditions can contain definitions regarding functions or services that are not available through this website. Until these definitions are only referred to these functions and services, they have no application and thus they don’t affect the effectiveness of other definitions.
The availability of the contents of this website and/or services, available on or through this website, can be linked to a payment.
If you want to use contents/services that requires a payment and send a request to the website manager, with this request you grant that: you are >18, all the information you provide are true (also the credit card number and its expiry date), and thus you commit to pay all the requested services and possible taxes on them.
If the user wants to obtain or download some contents that require payments through this website or somewhere linked to this website, you grant and assure that the device you’ll use is able to support the download/to receive what was requested and it’s compatible with the format of the requested contents. Once you downloaded/received the contents: (1) you won’t be able to get a refund, and (2) you can save the contents on one appropriate device, but it’s strictly forbidden to save them on another device, to modify them, copy them, forward them or making it possible for other people to access these contents. These Dispositions, referred to the website contents, are also valid for the contents downloaded or transferred from the website.
REGISTRATION AS USER
It is possible to ask the user a registration and the communication of certain registration data if the user wants to upload or download materials, communicate through this website and access services, resources and some or all the website contents (as defined hereafter). A condition for using the website is that all the indications given for the registration will be complete, current and true.
You are committing to immediately communicate to the website manager every change of the registration data. The communication have to be through email or the postal service written on this website or these Conditions.
If the website manager finds out that the given data are not complete, current and true, he can refuse the user’s access to the website and/or to whichever resource, service or content and cancel or interrupt the use of the existing account.
If you have to log in to access this website or a part of it, the user commits to log out at the end of the session, thus leaving its account if there is the option. the website manager has the right to forcedly log off users whose accounts, once logged in, hasn’t had any movements in a certain period of time. If the service the user has access to through this website is the internet access itself (ex. ISP services), the website manager has the right to (1) block the connection if it’s not active or in any case after 15 minutes or another amount of time that we can decide, or (2) restrict the total number of users that are connected in the same moment and/or limit the maximum amount of time that users can stay connected for each session; this is to maintain the quality of the service for all the users.
PASSWORD AND ACCOUNT DATA
The user is responsible for his password’s secrecy, the number of accounts and possible data and for all the activities that take place in the user’s account. Every possible non-authorized use of the user’s account or other security infractions must be immediately communicated directly to the website manager.
Your registration is only yours and you’re not authorized to communicate your account name, ID or password to any third person. It’s also forbidden to put these information at other people disposal. If you’re registered for the access of contents/services that require a payment, communicating your account name or password can lead to the cancellation of your registration.
VARIATION OF THE WEBSITE AND THESE CONDITIONS
The website manager and/or third providers can modify or improve the website, the backing, services, programs, prices and/or other contents (these conditions too) in any moment and with or without giving announcements.
The website manager may give notice of changes to these Terms (or other website contents) by displaying notices on this website or other media. Users who access this website after the changes have been published or otherwise disclosed, remain bound to these, even if the user does not visit the page on which the changes or the new conditions were published. It is thus suggested to regularly check the website and these Terms.
PERMITTED AND PROHIBITED USE OF THIS WEBSITE
The access to this website and its use, including viewing, downloading, duplicating, showing, posting and the publication of data, graphics, images, photographs, descriptions, sketches, information and collections of texts, videos, audio, music and sounds, utilities, softwares (including applets) and collections of software, drivers, and other accessory programs (utilities) (as defined below), the content of each newsletter sent by e-mail or similar communications transmitted by the operator or in the name of the operator and in relation to this website and/or the User’s registration, and other contents on this website that are prepared and transmitted directly by the website manager or its providers of products, support or services (following: website contents), it is prohibited – unless explicitly permitted – under these conditions. This is valid in as referring to any kind of devices, including electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording and other devices.
The manager grants you a limited license to access this website and its contents and the personal and noncommercial use of the same as a support and communication resource only for the purposes that are specified on this website, on condition that you comply the copyright legal notes and referred to the website contents.
It’s not allowed any other use of the website, including reproduction for purposes other than those mentioned above, as well as modifications, distribution, transmission, downloading of website contents (other than page-caching), republication or reverse engineering, without the prior written consent of the website manager (unless such a prohibition is prohibited by applicable law). The permitted use of the website by the way does not include the authorization for resale, or commercial use or distribution of web contents, the collection and use of any description, and price of product, support or listing service, and the derivative use of this website or its content (including framing), downloading or copying of account information for the benefit of someone else, any use of data mining, robots or similar tools for collecting and extracting data, every use of web contents in another website, server or networked computer, or a use of the website content which suggests an association with products, support or services if not explicitly agreed in a written form.
User cannot use this website or its services if this way he breaks these Terms or any applicable law or regulation. He also cannot use it in a way that causes or may cause damage, interruption or impairment of this site or its services. User cannot try to gain unauthorized access to any portion of this website or to accounts of other users or computer networks connected to this website, in any form, hacking, password mining or other ways. User cannot collect or try to collect personal information about third parties through this website.
INFORMATION ON COPYRIGHT AND INDUSTRIAL PROPERTY
The information, logos, graphics, sounds, images, trademarks, pictures, projects and everything else that’s been originally published and/or reproduced on this website or which has been created or published by the website manager are an exclusive property of him or of third parties who allowed their publication.
The reproduction of the website contents is allowed only with a written permission of the website manager. And therefore it is forbidden to modify, copy, reproduce, distribute, transmit or distribute unauthorized content of this website.
In particular, it is forbidden to copy computer programs (software) that determine the functioning of this website, to create similar programs, track and/or use the source code of these programs.
Any non-personal information communicated to the website manager through this website (including suggestions, ideas, drawings, projects, etc.) will grant him the exclusive, unrestricted, irrevocable right to use, reproduce, display, perform, modify, transmit and distribute such non-personal information. When information are communicated, they are automatically transferred to the website manager for free, with all the connected rights and faculties.
The user does not acquire any ownership rights on e-mail addresses, URL or other personal identifying marks assigned to him or chosen by him in order to access the available services of this website. The User’s limited rights regarding the use of such addresses/identifiers remain valid only as long as the registration/account are valid for accessing this web site or the related services. At the end of the established period, regardless of the reason, the website manager will be free to use or allocate to other users any of these identifiers/addresses.
The use or unauthorized copying of website contents, or a use of this website contents that breaks these dispositions, may lead to a copyright offense, or an offense of trademarks or other protected rights as well as civil or penal law offense. Users cannot use any content of this website (or any other content available through this website) in any manner that offends copyrights, trademarks or other protected rights.
USER CONTENTS THAT ARE PROHIBITED OR RESTRICTED
Postings or non-tolerable Communications
The website manager prohibits the transmission, distribution, uploading, posting, sharing and use or saving of users’ contents that are inappropriate or distasteful, using this website.
These kind of users’ contents may be: pornographic, profane, sexist, homophobic, defamatory, deceptive, vulgar, obscene or offensive contents, as well as offenses and insults based on ethnic, racial or religious origin, violence celebration, motivated by hate and illegal behaviors, illustrations of abuse to children and child pornography, advertising, market research and contests, and other material that could give rise to illegal consequences.
The website manager bans the upload or use of website contents or contents transmission whose purpose or primary or subordinate effect is the sale, distribution or promotion of firearms, weapons or drugs (Controlled Substances) Make-Money-Fast systems (winning promises), pyramid or chain letters, fraudulent or otherwise criminal offers, registering with an email address other than your own, distorting auctions or other markets (including public quoted securities markets), threatening or disturbing other people, disturbing discussions or creating a false identity for the purpose of misleading others, convey sexual requests from, for or to <18, along with the externalization of statements and racist comments, impersonating any other person or misrepresent your affiliation with a person or entity.
Unless expressly authorized, the User shall not advertise or offer to sell or buy any goods or services for any business purpose.
The website manager has the right to delete or restrict users’ access to relevant website contents and/or user contents and/or forward user contents to the authorities if a violations of Terms is suspected or for any other applicable rules or terms, or other conditions or laws, without a necessary formal demonstration of any claim or an appeal.
Materials that are protected by copyright and other intellectual property protection law
The manager prohibits the uploading of content that contains music, software, images (still or moving), literary or artistic works protected by some intellectual property rights (or that may offend the intellectual property rights of third parties) unless the user is the owner of exclusive rights on these things, or control them or have received all necessary consents (the user grants this if such content is uploaded). The website manager prohibits the uploading of materials that may be protected by copyright, and of materials of which has been prohibited from using, or counterfeit materials.
Spamming and upload of destructive materials
It is forbidden any form of e-mail spam or junk e-mail, including the upload or sending of multiple unrequested contributions to different discussion groups, mailing lists, and all activities that facilitate the so-called “spam” on this web site or through of it. The user agrees to pay the website manager an amount of 5 Euro for each spam message sent from his user account violating these Terms, and to pay for additional damages too.
The website manager prohibits the upload of computer programs, files and other materials that contain destructive or disruptive features such as viruses, manipulated files, “hidden” files (eg. Images in which there are embedded audio files), worms, trojan horses, or bots for scrolling or for the launch of multiple screens, and other activities that can be disruptive for the integrity or functioning or online communication of the website.
REVIEW OF USER CONTENTS
The website manager provides users just one meeting point with which you can access certain specific services, utilities and/or information. The website manager cannot and does not undertake his part of surveillance, monitoring, intervention, censorship or any other intervention on user contents or behavior.
However, the website manager may – either manually or with an automated device – control all the user contents which have been uploaded to this web site or will be in the future, and can also control any areas of this website where users transmit or post communications or communicate with each other or with the website manager, including other forums, chat rooms, news groups, bulletin boards, community pages, photo albums, personal web pages. The manager may reject, refuse to post on the internet, do not use, remove, amend, deny access to and/or delete any user content that seems inappropriate or offending, or in any other manner breaks these Conditions. To do this it’s not needed a formal effort or any kind of demonstration of a complaint or legal action against the user content.
USER CONTENTS AND WEBSITE USE
Materials, information and opinions (which may include user contents too) included in forums and/or somewhere else (or by other ways to access user contents) are not necessarily those of the website manager or related or affiliated subjects. All the user contents should be considered expressions of opinions only.
Any user contents and/or services you obtain or use, or convey through the website, including the use of any forum, are subject only to his discretion and risk and are subject of the disclaimers and limitations contained in these conditions. It’s not possible to guarantee the security of this website and user contents.
It must be pointed out that writing out personal or other information via on-line procedures, eg. via message boards, chat rooms and others, this information may be collected and used by people unknown to you. The website manager does everything he can to ensure the protection of your personal information and your privacy, but we cannot guarantee the security of any information you disclose online. You are writing such information at your own risk.
The website manager will do his best to protect the personal information submitted by users for purposes of registration, opening or updating an account.
STORAGE AND LOSS OF USER CONTENTS
The manager is not responsible for any loss, deletion, removal or not successful delivery to the intended recipient of the user contents, uploaded on this website, regardless of whether this happened due to computer viruses, access by unauthorized people or others. Users are encouraged to keep a backup copy of all user contents and must commit to do this for all the uploaded user contents. The website manager has the right to refuse at any time, and without giving notice, the access to this website and to delete User contents.
The website manager cannot assure on the adequacy and accessibility of the website, or their availability in any office or on its being free from viruses. If you access this website and use services or contents you are responsible for respecting all the applicable laws and regulations, including any national or local laws.
The website manager does not ensure that the services or other interaction on this web site are continuously available, without interruption, safely and error-free, or that all defects will be corrected or that this website or the server are free from viruses or harmful components. The website manager does not have any warranty or liability for any kind or damage, viruses that can damage or infect the user’s computer because of its access to or use of this website, including the download of images, software or other website content. If the contents of the website need to be fixed, repaired or corrected, these costs will be charged to the user.
TRANSACTIONS WITH THIRD PARTIES
If a user can – through this website (or websites linked to this via link) – make a transaction with third parties (including other users or a service provider or a product seller) who is not the manager, then these transactions are to be considered transaction between the user and third parties.
SOFTWARE DOWNLOAD AND ONLINE APPLICATIONS – RESTRICTIONS AND DISCLAIMERS
Any driver, software, program (including any kind of updates – upgrades), other peripherals and applications, services or utilities, any files and images, incorporated in or generated by software, programs and other downloadable materials or available in remote applications or utilities, are available as a way to support and give a service to the users. But, ther’s no transfer of rights of any kind on these utilities (regardless of whether they are downloaded or not) and the website manager of the license are the owners of these rights (and any intellectual property rights).
The use of any utilities is defined by the terms of the on-line or off-line documents, user licenses or other terms and conditions specified by the manufacturer or licensor (which terms and conditions supersede these in case of incompatibilities). If a utility does not have a license, one is assigned as single-user on a non-transferable, non-exclusive, revocable base by the website manager.
Utilities can be used only as specified in the related licenses. Unless otherwise stated in the license or permitted by the applicable law, it is forbidden to the user to reproduce, duplicate, rent, or, lease, reverse engineer, decompile or sell utilities. Unauthorised use of utilities is a copyright violation and offend other laws for intellectual property. The website manager or the license owner has all the rights.
The website manager does not give any warranty regarding the correctness or reliability of the results or output that derives from the utilities. The website manager has no responsibility for data loss or damages, caused by the downloaded utilities, nor assume other responsibilities or give guarantees regarding the utilities. The website manager recommends the users to always prepare a copy of all data in the hardware before installing or using any utilities. Users grant that they will always do that.
The website manager does not provide any support or assistance for using, installing or maintaining any utilities (except if specifically stated in the licenses of a utility) or in solving problems that result from using or installing utilities.
You must know that the utilities, and any accompanying documentation and/or technical information, may be subject to applicable laws and regulations. You agree not to export or re-export utilities, directly or not, that may represent a break of any laws or regulations.
Applicable licenses may contain additional warranties and liabilities exclusions or limitations regarding utilities.
The download of any utility means the acceptance of these Terms. If you do not agree with these conditions, do not download any utility nor the related documents.
RESPONSIBILITY EXCLUSION REFERRING TO THE WEBSITE CONTENTS
The information included in the website contents (and user contents) must not be considered a legal, professional, financial or medical advice.
The website manager and the people involved in the development, production, hosting or delivery of web contents are not responsible for any direct, indirect, specific, temporary, or consequential damages, including data loss, profits damage, business interruption or time loss caused by damages of any kind (including those damages caused by negligence) caused by the use of the website contents or the inability to use them.
USE OF PERSONAL DATA AND COOKIES
By submitting information on this website you agree with the processing of your data, such as the name, title, work, professional role, phone number, e-mail address and other personal information (“personal data”) in accordance with the terms that have been communicated in the registration/data input forms (or similar).
You understand that data processing is necessary for personalizing your access to this website or granting the access to this or parts of it by registered users or paying subscribers. You give your consent to this data processing.
In particular, you explicitly authorize the website manager to use your personal data in order to inform and update you on activities and services through all the means of communication, including newsletters and telephone contacts. At the same time you authorize the website manager to also send advertising messages on behalf of – or in collaboration with – third parties in any form, including banners and links.
In certain circumstances the manager may ask for additional personal information such as photocopies of identification documents or credit cards for the control of your identity or for fraud prevention.
You can disclose personal information to third parties (1) to validate contract of which you are a party, or for other purposes specified in these Terms, or for purposes disclosed in the registration/data input forms, or (2) in compliance with legal obligations for which the operator is a subject.
You can disclose personal information to third parties to enable them to make business performance for the website manager, or at his request. In these cases, the website manager does his best to grant that third parties follow the guidelines on the protection of personal data.
You expressly authorize the website manager to use your personal data for commercial purposes, including the rent or sale of databases or contact lists to third parties.
As for personal data transmitted within payment transactions linked to this website, the manager is allowed to send personal data to third parties, in this case institutions evaluate the credit/fraud risk, or other risks that may result in other forms in the prevention of crime, to control the validity of the submitted credit cards or other payment methods or to combat crime, or to transmit personal data to the company that issued the credit card or other institutions that are active in payment transactions. It is possible that these personal data transferred to these third parties will be forwarded in the US or in other external economic areas (outside the European Union). Some agencies have said that transmitted personal data can be used also for the preparation of credit, risk or fraud possibility reports for the website manager and other third parties with whom you may have transactions with.
The website manager has the permission to use, process and disclose – without restrictions – any anonymous or generic data (including statistics) through which it’s not possible to identify the User.
You are allowed to ask the website manager to communicate to third parties, which have received personal data, to correct personal information or delete them. If these data are not under the control of the website manager, he will do his best to transmit the request for correction or deletion. However, if personal data have been transmitted to the company that issued the credit card or other institutions that are active in payment transactions, it will probably be necessary that you directly contact the company. The website manager does not have any responsibility for the correction or elimination of personal data transmitted to institutions for credit risk/fraud estimation or institutions active in payment transactions which require this data or they take control of them. The website manager however has no responsibility for any incorrect credit risk evaluation made by third parties or for any other consequences, such as negative credit ratings, resulting from having disclosed and used personal data from the registration forms/data entry.
By accessing the website you agree that the website manager or its service providers can transmit cookies to your computer, in order to personalise the website visit and/or to receive more information about your network usage habits during his visit to this website. The cookie may contain personal information about you and may be both a persistent or single session cookie.
It’s a responsibility of the user, if he wants, to communicate to the website manager the revocation or limitation of the authorizations that these Terms refer to. In this case, the operator can verify the compatibility of the requested withdrawal or limitation with the use of the website and its services, and – if necessary – he can limit in any way the user’s access to the website.
The user exempts the website manager, its directors, officers, agents, employees and service providers from any responsibility linked to losses, costs, proceedings, damages, warranty claims or expenses arising for rights infringement or infringement of any prohibition or restriction on the user activities on this website, contained in these Terms, or user’s promises, guarantees or assurances as set in these Terms and in accordance to any claim of a any person referring to any matters, responsibilities or obligations that the website manager has not written into these Terms.
The user also exempts the website manager, its directors, executives, managers, agents, employees and service providers regarding any claim, responsibility request, costs (including legal fees), expenses, legal actions and claim for compensation for damages (direct, indirect or consequential) of any kind, regardless of whether these are known, suspected er not, disclosed or not, and arising from or linked to:
- Any prohibited or restricted user content uploaded by the user or any other use of this website (including the prohibited or restricted use of the website by the user);
- Loss, deletion, removal, forgery or publication of user contents uploaded by the user; or
- Any unauthorized use of the user’s account and any compromise of the security of users account, due to a failure in maintaining the password secret or other security details;
- And same for any other case connected to these.
HYPERLINKS TO AND FROM THIS WEB SITE
You must ask for and obtain the written consent from the website manager before creating any link to this website. The so-called “deep linking” is strictly prohibited. All links to this website must lead to the homepage of the website, and it must be clear that this website and its contents are distinct from the website containing the link. It must also be emphasizes that the ownership and use of this website are of the website manager.
The website manager or third parties (with the authorization described above) may provide hyperlinks to or from other websites or resources on the Internet. The inclusion of such links in this website does not imply the endorsement of that other website by the website manager or any association with its manager. The manager encourages the user to be discrete in using this or other external website. Some websites may contain information that may be considered inappropriate or offensive. External websites may send their own cookies to the users, collect data and/or ask for personal information.
Clicking on a link for any external website is at the user’s own risk.
The manager has not undertaken any verification of the accuracy or reliability of any information in external websites or resources linked by this website or that are accessed through this website or contain links to the websites. The website manager is not responsible for contents, advertising, products, support, services or other materials available from such resources or external websites, nor liable for these. The website manager is not responsible for the accuracy, compliance with copyright, legality, or decency of material and information contained in these resources or external websites and provides no warranty on this materials. The website manager is not directly nor indirectly responsible for any damage or loss caused or allegedly caused by the use of or reliance on any content, product, support or service available on or through resources or external websites.