Terms and Condition of Use
Last Updated: 26.07.2022
These Terms are a legal agreement between you, as a user (“you”, or “your”) and Hăbășescu și Asociații S.C.A. – Societate Civilă Profesională de Avocatură – Professional Lawyers Company (“we”, “us”). Before you use the Site, you will need to agree to these Terms. The use of the Site represents your confirmation that you understand and agree to all of these Terms.
Hăbășescu si Asociații S.C.A. is a Professional Lawyers Company, established by Decision no. 100/11.01.2022 of the Bucharest Bar, by lawyers from the Bucharest Bar, the National Union of Romanian Lawyers. It is registered for tax purposes with the tax code: RO 45529061, with headquarters in the Municipality of Bucharest, Str. Polana nr. 55, et. 1, ap. 3, Office A. Verification of lawyer quality can be done by accessing the public website: https://www.baroul-bucuresti.ro/avocati/6891/habasescu-asociatii
We reserve the right to change the Terms at any time and in our sole discretion. If we make changes to these Terms, we will make the updated Terms available on the Site and update the “Last Updated” date found at the top of these Terms. Please verify these Terms periodically for changes. Any changes to the Terms will apply on the date that they are made, and your continued access to or use of the Site after the Terms have been updated will constitute your binding acceptance of the updates.
- The Site
All the content made available on the Site in any form is for informational purposes only. It is not, and should not be taken as legal advice. You should not rely on, or take or fail to take any action, based upon this information. Never disregard professional legal advice or delay in seeking legal advice because of something you have read on the Site.
- No lawyer-client relationship
The presentation of information on the Site, your use of or reliance upon such information do not establish a lawyer-client relationship between you and us.
The use of the contact form does not establish and attorney-client relationship and information transmitted will not necessarily be treated as privileged or confidential. Do not include confidential information regarding any current or potential legal matters unless you have a written statement confirming our engagement by you as your legal counsel.
- Intellectual Property Rights
Unless otherwise indicated by us, all elements of the Site, all content and other materials therein are owned by us (or, as applicable, our licensors) and are protected by intellectual property rights. For the avoidance of doubt, the visual interfaces, design, text, graphics, pictures, systems, information, data, methods, software, computer code, organization, services, all other elements and any other documentation or other ancillary material provided to you (the “Content”) are owned by us or by our licensors and are protected by copyright, patents, trademarks, design, trade secrets, any other intellectual property rights and applicable law.
We hereby grant you a limited, nonexclusive, non-sublicensable license to access and use the Site solely for informative purposes. However, such license is subject to these Terms and you are not permitted to:
- use the Site or the Content other than for their intended purposes;
- copy, reverse engineer, decompile, disassemble or attempt to discover the source code of our Site;
- modify, alter or otherwise make any derivative uses of the Site or the Content, or any portion thereof, except as expressly permitted under these Terms;
- remove, alter or obscure any copyright, trademark or other proprietary rights notice included in the Site or Content;
Any use of the Site or the Content other than as specifically authorized herein, without the prior written permission of us, is strictly prohibited and will terminate the license granted herein. Such unauthorized use may also violate applicable laws, including without limitation, copyright and trademark laws.
You agree, at your sole expense, to defend, indemnify and hold us, employees, advertisers, licensors, suppliers or partners harmless from and against any claims, damages, payments, losses, costs and expenses of any kind or nature, arising out of or in any way related to (i) your use of the Site; (ii) your violation of these Terms or the rights of any third-party; or (iii) your breach of applicable laws in connection with your conduct, access to or use of the Site.
You expressly acknowledge and agree that your use of the Site is at your sole risk and that the entire risk as to satisfactory quality, performance, safety, accuracy and effort is with you. The Site is provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis. To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, we disclaim any and all warranties and representations (express or implied, written or oral) in relation to, without limitation, the Site or external websites or applications, including but not limited to any implied warranties of merchantability, implied warranties of fitness or suitability for any purpose and warranties of non-infringement, condition of title, accuracy, reliability.
- Limitation of Liability
You acknowledge and agree that to the maximum extent permitted under applicable law, in no event will we be liable to you or to any other third party for any incidental, indirect, special, consequential, exemplary or punitive damages whatsoever including, but not limited to, damages for loss of profits, (whether incurred directly or indirectly), loss of goodwill or business reputation, loss of data, cost of procurement of substitute goods or services, or any other intangible loss, arising out of or related to the Site, regardless of the theory of liability (contract, warranty, tort, strict liability, product liability or other theory).
We take every effort to ensure that the content published on the Site is accurate. However, we cannot accept any liability for the accuracy or content. Visitors who rely on this information do so at their own risk
The Site is Internet-based and, as such, there are the inherent security risks associated with such websites, including but not limited to, the risk of losing the Internet connections, the risk of malicious software, the risk of hardware or software failure. We are not liable for any of such risks.
- External sites
The Site may contain hyperlinks to third party website or resources. These links to third party pages are provided for convenience only. In any event, especially because of the volatile nature of information on the Internet, we cannot control the nature or content of these external sources and therefore is not responsible and or liable for the use, the unavailability of third party websites, nor their content and advertising or other materials available on such third party websites that you might access via our Site.
- Changes of the Site
We may, in our sole discretion and without cost to you, with or without prior notice and at any time, modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, any portion or feature of our Site.
Habasescu si Associatii SCA may assign these Terms and/ or any or all of its rights or delegate any and all of its obligations under these Terms without your consent. All provisions contained in these Terms extend and will be binding on the successors and assigns of Habasescu si Asociatii SCA.
- Personal data
If any provision of these Terms shall be deemed unlawful, void or for any reason unenforceable, then that provision shall be deemed severable from these Terms and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions.
- Lack of enforcement
Enforcement of these Terms is solely in our discretion and our failure to enforce any of the provisions in some instances does not constitute a waiver of our right to enforce such provisions in other instances.
- Interpretation of terms
The language in these Terms will be interpreted as to its fair meaning, and not strictly for or against any party.
- Governing law and jurisdiction
These Terms will be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Romania. Any legal action or proceeding arising under these Terms will be brought exclusively in the courts located in Bucharest, Romania, and the parties irrevocably consent to the personal jurisdiction and venue there.
- Surprising terms
By accepting these Terms, you expressly consent and agree to the provisions regarding limitations of liability (clauses: 3, 4, 5, 6, 7), choice of law and jurisdiction (clause 13), unilateral termination (clauses 8) and suspension of performance (clauses 8).