THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS THAT APPLY TO THE USE OF ItaliaCamp SERVICES ARE EXPLAINED BELOW. THE USE OF THE www.ItaliaCamp.com WEBSITE CONSTITUTES THE ACCEPTANCE OF AN AGREEMENT WITH ItaliaCamp SRL BASED ON THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF SERVICE. FAILURE TO AGREE TO THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF SERVICE MEANS YOU WILL NOT BE ABLE TO USE THE www.ItaliaCamp.comWEBSITE. ItaliaCamp SRL RESERVES THE RIGHT, AT ANY TIME, TO UPDATE THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF SERVICE, PUBLISHING AN UPDATED VERSION ON THE WEBSITE.
LAST UPDATED ON: 07.12.2015
1. Your relationship with ItaliaCamp
1.1. Your use of ItaliaCamp products, software, services and websites (to which reference is made in this document collectively, as the "Services" and excluding any services provided to you by ItaliaCamp under a separate written agreement) is subject the Terms and Conditions of the binding agreement between you and ItaliaCamp. "ItaliaCamp" means ItaliaCamp S.r.l.
This document explains how the agreement is made and sets out some of its terms
1.2. Unless otherwise agreed in writing with ItaliaCamp, your agreement with ItaliaCamp will always include, as a minimum, the Terms and Conditions contained herein. These Terms and Conditions will be referred to hereinafter as "Universal Terms and Conditions".
1.3 Your agreement with ItaliaCamp also includes the Terms and Conditions of any Legal Notices applicable to the Services, in addition to the Universal Terms and Conditions. All of these Terms and Conditions will be referred to hereinafter as the "Additional Terms". Where the Additional Terms and Conditions apply to a Service, these will be available to read either within, or through the use of this Service.
1.4 The Universal Terms and Conditions, along with the Additional Terms and Conditions, form a legally binding agreement between you and ItaliaCamp in relation to your use of the Services. It is important to take the time required to read them carefully. Overall, we will refer hereinafter to this legally valid agreement as the "Terms and Conditions".
1.5 If there is any contradiction between the Additional Terms and Conditions the Universal Terms and Conditions, the Additional Terms and Conditions shall take precedence in relation to that Service.
2. Accepting the Terms and Conditions
2.1 To use the Services, you must first agree to the Terms and Conditions. You cannot use the Services if you do not agree to the Terms and Conditions
2.2 You can accept the Terms and Conditions by:
(A) clicking to accept or agree to the Terms and Conditions, where this option is made available to you by ItaliaCamp in the user interface for any Service; or
(B) using the Services. In this case, you acknowledge and agree that ItaliaCamp considers your use of the Services as an acceptance of the Terms and Conditions from that point onwards.
2.3 You cannot use the Services or accept the Terms and Conditions if (a) you are not the legal age required to enter into a binding agreement with ItaliaCamp, or (b) you are a person who is barred from receiving the Services under Italian law or by other countries including the country in which you are resident or from which you use the Services.
2.4 Before continuing, you should print or save a copy of the Universal Terms and Conditions for your records
3. Language of the Terms and Conditions
3.1 Where ItaliaCamp has provided you with a translation of the Italian version of the Terms and Conditions, you accept that the translation provided to you is only for your convenience and that it is the Italian version of the Terms and Conditions that will govern your relationship with ItaliaCamp.
3.2 If there are any contradiction between the Italian version and what is stated in a translation of the Terms and Conditions, the Italian version will prevail.
4. Provision of Services by ItaliaCamp
4.1 ItaliaCamp may provide services through third parties operating on behalf of ItaliaCamp. You acknowledge and agree that third parties will be entitled to provide the Services.
4.2 ItaliaCamp is constantly seeking to innovate in order to offer its users the best possible experience. You acknowledge and agree that the form and nature of the Services that ItaliaCamp provides may change from time to time, without prior notice to you.
4.3 As part of this continual innovation, you acknowledge and agree that ItaliaCamp may interrupt (permanently or temporarily) the provision of the Services (or any part of the Services) to you or to users in general, at the exclusive discretion of ItaliaCamp, without prior notice to you. You can stop using the Services at any moment in time. You do not need to specifically inform ItaliaCamp when you stop using the Services.
4.4 You acknowledge and agree that if ItaliaCamp disables access to your account, you may be prevented from accessing the Services, your account details or any files or other content which is included in your account.
4.5 You acknowledge and agree that while ItaliaCamp may not currently have set a fixed upper limit to the Services, these limits may be set by ItaliaCamp at any time, at the sole discretion of ItaliaCamp.
5. Use of the Services by you
5.1 In order to access certain Services, you may be required to provide information about yourself (such as identification or contact details) as part of the registration process for the Service, or as part of your continued use of the Services. You guarantee that any registration information you will provide to ItaliaCamp will always be accurate, correct and up to date
5.2 You agree to use the Services only for those purposes permitted by (a) the Terms and Conditions and (b) any applicable laws or regulations or practices or guidelines generally accepted in the relevant jurisdictions.
5.3 You agree not to access (or attempt to access) any of the Services by any means other than through the interface provided by ItaliaCamp, unless you have been specifically authorised to do so in a separate agreement with ItaliaCamp.
5.4 You agree not to engage in any activity that interferes with or disrupts the Services (or the servers and networks which are connected to the Services).
5.5 If you have not been specifically authorised to do so in a separate agreement with ItaliaCamp, you agree not to reproduce, duplicate, copy, sell, trade or resell the Services for any purpose.
5.6 You agree that you have sole responsibility (and that ItaliaCamp has no liability towards you or any third party) for any breach of your obligations under the Terms and Conditions and for the consequences (including any loss or damage that ItaliaCamp may suffer) of any violation.
6. The Website
6.1 The www.ItaliaCamp.com website offers a service aimed at the collection and promotion of innovative ideas in the social, economic, scientific and technology fields. This service is delivered through the publication of a Call for Ideas to which devisers can respond by uploading their ideas, or through the spontaneously publication of ideas by the devisers.
6.2 Every Call for Ideas is characterized by its own internal rules that govern the types of participants, the methods of evaluation and the evaluators, the topics and the information collected. Participation in a Call for Ideas represents acceptance of its internal rules, whilst all the Terms and Conditions in this agreement will continue to apply.
6.3 Abstracts of the ideas loaded and the contents of the website can also be viewed by non-registered users, but you will need to register on the site in order to load your ideas and to take part in the Call For Ideas
7. Account registration
7.1 In order to use the services offered by ItaliaCamp on its website you will need to register and create an account.
7.2 You can register with the ItaliaCamp website in two ways: either as a simple user or as a member of the ItaliaCamp Association. In the latter of the two, registration is linked to the positive opinion of the Association's national executive as determined by its statute. Registering as a member is also subject to the payment of a minimum subscription, payment for which can only take place following the acceptance of the membership application by the national executive.
7.3 You can register directly through the website or by logging in to your account on certain third-party social network sites (e.g. Facebook). As an integral part of the site's operation, you can link your ItaliaCamp account to third-party accounts, allowing ItaliaCamp to access your third-party account in accordance with what is permitted under the relevant Terms and Conditions governing the use of each of these third-party accounts.
7.4 You state that you have the right to disclose your third-party account login details to ItaliaCamp and/or to allow ItaliaCamp to access your third-party account (including, for example, Facebook) to use it according to the purposes described here, without violating any of the Terms and Conditions governing the use the applicable third-party account, and without forcing ItaliaCamp to pay any fees, or to subject ItaliaCamp to any usage limits imposed by the provider of those third-party services.
7.5 By allowing ItaliaCamp access to any third-party account, you understand that ItaliaCamp will access, make available and archive (if applicable) any content supplied and stored in the third-party's account so that it will be available via the website through your ItaliaCamp account and the ItaliaCamp account profile page. Unless otherwise specified in these Terms and Conditions, all the contents of the third-party account, where any exist, will be considered the content of members for all the purposes of these Terms and Conditions. Depending on the third-party accounts chosen by you, and subject to the privacy settings selected in those third-party accounts, your personally identifiable information published on such third-party accounts will be available on and through your ItaliaCamp account on the website. Please note that if a third-party account or an associated service were to become unavailable or should access by ItaliaCamp to such a third-party account be terminated by the third-party service provider, the third-party content will no longer be available on and through the website, the services and the application.
7.6 You have the right to disable the connection between your ItaliaCamp account and the third-party accounts at any time by going to the "Settings" section of the website. Please note that your relationships with providers of third-party services associated with third party accounts are governed exclusively by your agreements with these third-party service providers. ItaliaCamp does make any excessive effort to analyse any third-party content for any reason, including, purely by way of example, the accuracy, legality or the condition of non-infringement of the same and ItaliaCamp cannot be held responsible for any third-party content.
7.7 In order for you to be able to use the website, we will create an ItaliaCamp account profile page for you, based on the personal details provided by you, or that we will obtain through a third-party service, as previously indicated. You cannot have more than one active (1) ItaliaCamp Account.
7.8 You agree to provide data, during the registration process, that are accurate, complete and up to date, and to update the information to keep it accurate, current and complete. ItaliaCamp reserves the right to suspend or terminate your ItaliaCamp Account and access to the website and the services should you create more than one (1) ItaliaCamp Account or if any information provided when registering or later proves to be inaccurate, outdated or incomplete.
8. Security of your password and your account
8.1 You acknowledge and accept that your will be responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of passwords associated with any account you use for accessing the services.
8.2 You must immediately notify ItaliaCamp of any unauthorised use of your ItaliaCamp Account.
8.3 Accordingly, you agree to be solely responsible to ItaliaCamp for all activities that occur on your account.
9. Privacy and your personal information
10. Content within the Services
10.1 You acknowledge that all the information (such as data files, written texts, computer software, music, audio files or other sounds, photographs, videos or other images) which you can access as a part of, or through your use of the Services are the sole responsibility of the person from which such content originated. All such information is referred to hereinafter as the "Content".
10.2 You should be aware that the Content, that is presented to you as part of the Services, including, purely by way of example, of the advertisements present in the Services and that is advertised to you within the Services may be protected by the intellectual property rights of the advertisers who provide the Content to ItaliaCamp (or by other individuals or companies on their behalf). You may not modify, rent, lease, loan, sell, distribute or create derivative works based on this Content (either in whole or in part) unless you are specifically told that you may do so by ItaliaCamp or by the owners of that Content, in a separate agreement.
10.3 ItaliaCamp reserves the right to (but is not obliged to) preview, review, flag up, filter, modify, refuse or remove any or all the Content from any Service.
10.4 ou acknowledge that by using the Services you may be exposed to Content that you may find offensive, indecent or not to your liking and that, in this regard, you use the Services totally at your own risk.
10.5 You agree that you are solely responsible (and that ItaliaCamp is not liable to you or to any third party) for any Content that you create, transmit or display as you use the Services and as a result of your actions (including any loss or damage that ItaliaCamp may suffer) by acting in this way.
11. Proprietary Rights
11.1 You acknowledge and agree that ItaliaCamp (ItaliaCamp or their licensees) own all the legal rights, title and interest in and related to the Services, including any intellectual property rights that exist on the Services (whether those rights are still to be registered or not, and whether those rights may exist in the world). You also acknowledge that the Services may contain information that is designated as confidential by ItaliaCamp and that you will not disclose such information without the prior written consent of ItaliaCamp.
11.2 Unless otherwise agreed in writing with ItaliaCamp, nothing in the Terms and Conditions gives you the right to use any of the ItaliaCamp trading names, trademarks, service marks, logos, domain names and other distinctive brand features
11.3 If you have been given an explicit right to use any of these distinctive brand marks in a separate written agreement with ItaliaCamp, then you agree that your use of such characters shall be in compliance with that agreement, any applicable provisions of the Terms and Conditions, and the guidelines on the use of distinctive marks of ItaliaCamp brand, as updated from time to time.
11.4 In a way that differs from the limited license contained in Articles 10 and 12, ItaliaCamp acknowledges and agrees that it obtains no right, title or interest from you (or your licensees) under these Terms and Conditions in or to any Content that you present, send, transmit or display on or through the Services, including any intellectual property rights that exist in that Content (whether those rights happen to be registered or not, and whether those rights may exist in the world). Unless otherwise agreed in writing with ItaliaCamp, you agree to be solely responsible for protecting and enforcing those rights and that ItaliaCamp has no obligation to do so on your behalf.
11.5 You agree not to remove, obscure, or alter any information regarding proprietary rights (including information on copyright and trade marks) which may be displayed or contained in the Services.
11.6 Unless you have been expressly authorised to do so in writing by ItaliaCamp, you agree that by using the Services you will not use any trademark, service mark, trade name, logo of any company or organisation in a way that is likely or intended to cause confusion with regard to the owner or authorised user of such marks, names or logos.
12. Content in the license by you
12.1 You own the copyright and any other rights you already own for the Content which you send, post or display on or through the Services. By submitting, posting or displaying the content you grant ItaliaCamp a perpetual, irrevocable, worldwide, royalty-free and non-exclusive license to reproduce, adapt, modify, publish, publicly perform, publicly display and distribute any Content which you send, post or display on or through the Services. This license has as its sole purpose that of enabling ItaliaCamp to display, distribute and promote the Services and it may be revoked for certain Services as defined in the Additional Terms and Conditions for those Services.
12.2 You agree that this license includes the right for ItaliaCamp to make such Content available to other companies, organisations or individuals with whom ItaliaCamp has dealings, and to act as brokers of the Content to third parties in accordance with ItaliaCamp’s corporate purpose that you declare to know and accept.
12.3 You acknowledge that, in undertaking the technical steps necessary for providing the Services to our users, ItaliaCamp may (a) transmit or distribute your Content over various public networks and using different means; and (b) make such changes to your Content as are necessary to conform and adapt that same Content to the technical requirements required for connecting networks, devices, services or media. You accept that this license shall permit ItaliaCamp to undertake these actions.
12.4 You confirm and guarantee to ItaliaCamp that you have all the rights, power and authority necessary for guaranteeing the aforementioned license.
13. End of your relationship with ItaliaCamp
13.1 The Terms and Conditions will continue to apply until the agreement is terminated by you or ItaliaCamp as set forth below.
13.2 If you want to terminate your agreement with ItaliaCamp, you can do so by (a) notifying ItaliaCamp at any moment in time and (b) closing your accounts for all the services you use, where ItaliaCamp has made this option available. Your notification should be sent in writing to ItaliaCamp at ItaliaCamp's address which you will find at the start of these Terms and Conditions.
13.3 ItaliaCamp can, at any moment in time, terminate the agreement with you if:
(A) you have breached any provision of the Terms and Conditions (or have acted in a manner which clearly shows that you do not intend or are incapable of complying with the Terms and Conditions); or
(B) ItaliaCamp is required to behave in such a way by law (for example, in the case where the supply of the Services to you is, or becomes, unlawful); or
(C) the partner with which ItaliaCamp offered you the Services has terminated its dealings with ItaliaCamp or ceased to offer the Services; or
(D) ItaliaCamp is engaging in transactions to no longer providing the Services to users in the country in which you are resident or from which you are using the service; or
(E) the provision of the Services to you by ItaliaCamp is, according ItaliaCamp, no longer commercially viable.
13.4 Nothing in this Section shall affect the ItaliaCamp’s right with regard to the provision of Services under Article 4 of the Terms and Conditions.
14. Warranty Exclusions
14.1 The Services are provided "as is" (in the state of fact and law in which they are found) and ItaliaCamp and its licensees do not provide you with any guarantee with regard to them.
14.2 In particular, ItaliaCamp and its licensees do not state or guarantee to you that:
(A) the use by you of the Services will meet your needs,
(B) your use of the Services will be uninterrupted, prompt, secure or error free,
(C) any information obtained by you as a result of your use of the Services will be accurate or reliable, and
(D)that defects in the operation or functionality of any Service supplied to you as part of the Services will be corrected.
14.3 No conditions, guarantees or other Terms and Conditions (including any implied term of satisfactory guarantee, suitability for purpose or compliance with the description) is applied to the Services except for the extent that they are expressly established in the Terms and Conditions.
14.4 Nothing in the Terms and Conditions shall invalidate your legal rights to which you are always entitled and which you cannot contractually agree to alter or waive.
15. Limitations of Liability
15.1 Nothing in these Terms and Conditions shall exclude or limit ItaliaCamp's liability for losses that may not be lawfully excluded or limited by applicable law.
15.2 Subject to the general provision in Paragraph 14.1 above, ItaliaCamp and its licensees shall not be liable to you for:
(A) any indirect or consequential loss that you may sustain. This will include any loss of profit (whether sustained directly or indirectly), any loss of goodwill or business reputation, or any loss of data suffered by you;
(B) any loss or damage which you may sustain as a result of:
(i) any reliance placed by you on the completeness, accuracy or existence of any advertising, or as a result of any advertising transaction between you and any advertiser or sponsor whose advertising appears on the Services;
(ii) any changes that ItaliaCamp might make to the Services, or for any permanent or temporary cessation in the provision of the Services (or of any part of the Services);
(iii) the erasure or corruption of, or failure to register any Content and other communications of data held or transmitted by or through your use of the Services;
(iv) your failure to provide ItaliaCamp with accurate information on the account;
(v) your failure to keep your password or your account details secure and confidential;
15.3 ItaliaCamp's limitations of liability to you, as in Paragraph 14.2 above, apply whether ItaliaCamp has or has not been advised or whether it should have been aware of the possibility of any loss
16.1 Some of the Services are funded by advertising and may display adverts and promotions. These ads may have as their subject the content of information stored on the Services, requests made through the Services or other information.
16.2 ItaliaCamp's manner, method and extent of advertising on the Services are subject to change without specifically notifying you.
16.3 In exchange for the concession by ItaliaCamp to access and use the Services, you agree that ItaliaCamp may place such advertising on the Services.
17. Other content
17.1 The Services may include hyperlinks to other web sites or content or resources. ItaliaCamp may not have control over any websites or resources that are provided to you by companies or persons other than ItaliaCamp
17.2 You acknowledge and agree that ItaliaCamp is not responsible for the availability of such external sites or resources and that it does not endorse every advert, product or other materials on or available from such websites or resources.
17.3 You acknowledge and agree that ItaliaCamp is not responsible for any loss or damage which you may sustain as a result of the availability of those external sites or resources, or as a result of any reliance placed by you on the completeness, accuracy or existence of any advert, product other materials on or available from such websites or resources.
18. Changes to the Terms and Conditions
18.1 ItaliaCamp may make changes to the Universal Terms Conditions or Additional Terms and Conditions periodically. When these changes are made, ItaliaCamp will make a new copy of the Universal Terms and Conditions available on the italiacamp.com website and any new Additional Terms and Conditions will be made available to you from as part of, or through, the affected Services.
18.2 You acknowledge and agree that if you use the Services after the date on which the Universal Terms and Conditions or Additional Terms and Conditions have been changed, ItaliaCamp will treat your use as an acceptance of the updated Universal Terms and Conditions and Additional Terms Conditions.
19. General legal Terms and Conditions
19.1 Sometimes, when you use the Services, you may (as a result of, or through your use of the Services) use a service or download a piece of software, or purchase goods, which will be provided by another person or company. Your use of these other services, software or goods may be subject to separate Terms and Conditions between you and the related company or person. In this case, the Terms and Conditions do not affect your legal relationship with these other companies or individuals.
19.2 The Terms and conditions constitute the entire agreement between you and ItaliaCamp and govern your use of the Services (but exclude any services which ItaliaCamp can deliver to you in a separate written agreement), and totally replace any previous agreements between you and ItaliaCamp with regard to Services.
19.3 You agree that ItaliaCamp may provide you with notices, including those regarding changes to the Terms and Conditions, by email, snail-mail, or posting of the Services.
19.4 You agree that if ItaliaCamp does not exercise or enforce any legal right or remedy which is contained in the Terms and Conditions (or which ItaliaCamp has the benefit of, under any applicable law), this will not be considered a formal waiver of ItaliaCamp's rights and that those rights or remedies will remain available to ItaliaCamp.
19.5 If any court of competent jurisdiction on this matter rules that any provision of these Terms and Conditions is invalid, then that provision will be removed from the Terms and Conditions without invalidating the rest of the Terms and Conditions. The remaining provisions of the Terms and Conditions will continue to remain valid and enforceable.
19.6 You acknowledge and agree that each subject connected to ItaliaCamp will be a third party beneficiary of the Terms and Conditions and that such other subjects shall be entitled to directly enforce, and rely upon, any provision of the Terms and Conditions which confers a benefit on (or right in favour of) them. In addition to this, no other person or company shall be a third party beneficiary of the Terms and Conditions.
19.7 The Terms and Conditions, and your relationship with ItaliaCamp under the Terms and Conditions, shall be governed by Italian law. You and ItaliaCamp agree to submit any legal disputes arising out of the Terms and Conditions to the exclusive jurisdiction of the court of Rome. Nonetheless, you agree that ItaliaCamp shall still be allowed to apply for injunctive remedies (or an equivalent type of urgent legal measure) in any jurisdiction.
19.8 You expressly declare, pursuant to articles 1341 and 1342 of the Italian Civil Code, that you accept the clauses contained in Articles 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18 and 19 of this agreement.