Terms and Conditions of Use for the Gugushev & Partners Law Office Website

 

  1. INTRODUCTION

1.1. Please read carefully these Terms and Conditions of Use for the Gugushev & Partners Law Office Website (the “Website”) as they represent the general conditions under which visitors are allowed to use the Website and the digital services provided by Gugushev & Partners Law Office therein. 

  1. INFORMATION REGARDING GUGUSHEV & PARTNERS LAW OFFICE

2.1. The Website is property of Gugushev & Partners Law Office, a company registered under Company file No. 813 of 2010 at the Sofia City Court, BULSTAT: 176026301, VAT reg. number: BG 176026301, with seat and address of management at 130 Georgi Sava Rakovski Str., floor 2, ap. 4, Sofia City Province, Republic of Bulgaria.

2.2. Gugushev & Partners Law Office is a law office registered under the Bulgarian Bar Act in the Sofia Bar Council under personal No. 2500026810. 

  1. RULES ON PROCESSING OF PERSONAL DATA AND USE OF COOKIES

3.1. Upon visiting the Website visitors will be offered to subscribe to Gugushev & Partners newsletter(s) featuring legal updates, articles and other information We may consider useful for our visitors. Consent to the newsletter is not mandatory and does not affect in any way the use of the Website.

3.2. Visitors' consent for the processing of their personal data as well as the personal data provided upon contacting Us and/or subscribing for our newsletter via the Website shall be processed in accordance with the General Data Protection Regulation and the Gugushev & Partners Website Privacy Policy.

3.3. Upon their first visit to the Website visitors shall be informed of the use of digital tracking technologies (such as cookies) on the Website and asked to review the Gugushev & Partners (the “Cookie Policy”) to set the scope of cookies used. The use of strictly necessary cookies is mandatory, while Third-Party cookies shall be used only in case the visitor opts for their use. 

  1. DISCLAIMER

4.1. This Website may contain information, text, data, graphics, photographs, videos, illustrations, artwork, names, trademarks, logos, service marks and information about Gugushev & Partners, its areas of legal expertise and general information on certain areas of law which may be provided in the form of news, articles and/or documents (the “Information”).

4.2. Except where it is otherwise expressly stated, the Information is not intended to, nor does it, constitute legal, accounting, business, financial, tax or other professional advice or services. The Information is provided in good faith and on an information basis only and should not be relied upon. If you need advice or services on a specific matter, please contact us directly using the contact details for the relevant partner or the contact form on the Website.

4.3. The Website and Information are provided “AS IS” and on an “AS AVAILABLE” basis and we do not guarantee the accuracy, timeliness, completeness, performance or fitness for a particular purpose of the Website or any of the Information. We take necessary measures to ensure that all the Information provided on the Website is correct at the time of publication. However, no responsibility is accepted by or on behalf of Gugushev & Partners for any errors, omissions, or inaccurate Information on the Website. Further, We do not warrant that the Website or any of the Information will be uninterrupted or error-free or that any defects will be corrected.

4.4. Although Gugushev & Partners attempts to ensure that the Information contained in this Website is accurate and up-to-date, we accept no liability for the results of any action taken on the basis of the Information it contains and all implied warranties, including but not limited to the implied warranties of satisfactory quality, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement, compatibility, security and accuracy are excluded from these Terms & Conditions to the extent that they may be excluded as a matter of law.

4.5. In no event will Gugushev & Partners be liable for any loss including, without limitation, indirect or consequential loss, or any damages arising from loss of use, data or profits, whether in contract, tort or otherwise, arising out of or in connection with the use of this Website or any of the Information to the extent permitted by law. 

  1. AVAILABILITY OF THE WEBSITE

5.1. Gugushev & Partners intends that the Website is available to use at any time. However, access to the Website may be suspended temporarily and without notice in the case of system failure, maintenance or repair or for other reasons. Accordingly, We shall not be liable if for any reason the Website is unavailable at any time or for any period. 

  1. ACCEPTABLE USE

6.1. Visitors must not send or transmit to or from the Website any harmful material, including without limitation computer viruses, logic bombs, Trojan horses, worms, harmful components, corrupted data or other malicious software or harmful data (hereinafter the “Destructive Features”).

6.2. Whilst Gugushev & Partners uses reasonable endeavours to protect this Website from Destructive Features, We do not warrant that the Website is free from such and accept no liability for any damage that may result from the transmission of any Destructive Feature via this Website or via any files which are available to the visitors to download from the Website.

6.3. Visitors may not misuse the website, including, without limitation, by hacking.

6.4. Gugushev & Partners shall fully cooperate with any law enforcement authorities or court order requesting or directing Us to disclose the identity or locate anyone who breaches the above. 

  1. THIRD PARTIES & THIRD PARTY WEBSITES

7.1. No mention of any organisation, company, or individual, whether on this Website or on other sites to which this Website is linked shall imply any approval or warranty by Gugushev & Partners as to the standing and capability of any organisations, company or individual.

7.2. Websites or web pages to which this Website is linked are for information purposes only and have not been reviewed by Gugushev & Partners Law Office. We accept no responsibility for the content of such websites or web pages, nor do we accept responsibility for any losses or penalties incurred as a result of your use of any links or reliance on the content of any website to which this site is linked. Gugushev & Partners does not endorse and is not responsible for the content of external websites that link to this site or contained in this site, as they are provided only as a convenience to the visitors.

7.3. Visitors may not frame, link or deep-link this Website to any other website without our prior written consent. Should you wish to frame or to set up a link / deep-link to our Website please contact office@gugushev.com

  1. EMAIL CORRESPONDENCE

8.1. If visitors contact Gugushev & Partners by means of an unencrypted email, or by completing the contact form on this Website in which visitors provide their email address, they shall be asked to provide their consent for the processing of their personal data including for the purposes of Gugushev & Partners contacting them by means of unencrypted email.

8.2. If visitors send unencrypted emails to Gugushev & Partners then there is a risk that others might be able to read or capture the contents of the email. If visitors are not prepared to accept this risk, please contact Gugushev & Partners to discuss communication by alternative means. 

  1. COPYRIGHT AND TRADEMARK

9.1. Except as otherwise indicated, all rights pertaining to the content on the Website (text, images, video, logos, voices, programs, as well as menus, web pages, graphics, colours, patterns, tools, characters, pictures, drawings, diagrams, layouts and overall design of the Website as well as functions and software that are part of the Website) belong to Gugushev & Partners Law Office or the third parties, including clients and commercial partners, who have granted Gugushev & Partners with the right to use, including to disclose their trademark(s) on the Website.

9.2. Visitors are permitted to download, print, store temporarily, retrieve and display Information from the Website on a computer screen or on a mobile device, print individual pages on paper (but not photocopy them) and store such pages in electronic form on disk for your personal use or for internal use within the visitors’ organisation.

9.3. Visitors are not permitted (except where they have been given express permission to do so) to adapt or modify the Information on this Website or any part of it and the Information or any part of it may not be copied, reproduced, republished, downloaded, posted, broadcast or transmitted in any other way to any third parties for commercial gain.

9.4. The visitors' use and access of our Website do not grant any rights to use of the trademark of Gugushev & Partners Law Office.

9.5. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners. 

  1. SEVERABILITY

10.1. If any of these Terms and Conditions or any provisions of a contract are determined by any competent authority to be invalid, unlawful or unenforceable to any extent, such term, condition or provision will to that extent be severed from the remaining terms, conditions and provisions which will continue to be valid to the fullest extent permitted by law. 

  1. EVENTS BEYOND OUR CONTROL

11.1. Gugushev & Partners will not be responsible for any breach of these Terms and Conditions caused by circumstances beyond its reasonable control. 

  1. TERMS AND APPLICABLE LAWS

12.1. All terms used herein and their derivatives shall be interpreted in compliance with the applicable laws of the Republic of Bulgaria, including the Bulgarian Digital Trade Act, and to the exclusive jurisdiction of the competent Bulgarian court(s). 

  1. FINAL PROVISIONS

13.1. These Terms and Conditions come into force on July 1st, 2020.

13.2. The Terms and Conditions are valid indefinitely throughout the period of the Website operation until their amendment or termination.

13.3. These Terms and Conditions may be amended from time to time due to new laws and regulations or other reasons. The new Terms and Conditions of Use shall be effective as of the date of publication on the Website unless otherwise required by the applicable laws.

13.4. Should these Terms be amended, Gugushev & Partners will publish details of the amendments on the Website. By continuing to use the Website the visitors agree to be bound by these Terms and Conditions as amended.