Terms of Use of the SEE Legal website

Last updated on 26thApril 2018


  1. Terms of Use

1.1       The South East Europe Legal Group (“we“, “us“, “our“), UIN 131122238, having its seat and registered office in 82, Patriarch Evtimii Blvd, Sofia 1463, Bulgaria is the owner and administrator of the South East Europe Legal Group’s website, www.seelegal.org (the “Website“).

1.2       Your access and use of our Website is subject to and is governed by the applicable laws and the provisions of these Terms of Use, including any policies and other terms and conditions to which this document refers to, and which are published on our Website.

1.3       These Terms of Use are the terms and conditions, on which we provide the text, software, format, documents, graphic and written work, and all other materials published on our Website (the “Content”).

Please read these Terms of Use carefully before continuing your use of our Website. If you do not accept these Terms of Use, please refrain from using the Website.

  1. Accessing the Website

2.1       Our Website is for your own private use and is made available to you free of charge.

2.2       We do not guarantee that our Website, or any Content on it, will always be available or be uninterrupted. Access to our Website is permitted on a temporary basis. We may suspend, withdraw, discontinue or change all or any part of our Website without notice. We will not be liable to you if for any reason our Website is unavailable at any time or for any period, or is of inferior quality or contains any other error.

2.3       You are responsible for making all arrangements necessary for you to have access to our Website.

2.4       You are also responsible for ensuring that all persons who access our Website through your internet connection are aware of these Terms of Use and other applicable terms and conditions noted in Article 11, and that they comply with them.

3.Intellectual Property Rights

3.1       We are the owner or the licensee of all intellectual property rights in our Website, and in the Content published on it. All works are protected by copyright laws and treaties around the world. All such rights are reserved.

3.2       You may print off one copy, and may download extracts, of any page(s) from our Website for your personal use and you may draw the attention of others to the Content published on our Website on the basis that the recipient is made aware of the Terms of Use of our Website.

3.3       You must not modify the paper or digital copies of any materials you have printed off or downloaded in any way, and you must not use any illustrations, photographs, video or any graphics separately from any accompanying text. For more information, please read Article 8 on Copyright.

3.4       All authors of the Content on our Website must always be acknowledged.

3.5       You must not use any part of the Content on our Website for commercial purposes without our prior written consent or without obtaining a licence to do so from our licensors.

3.6       If you print off, copy or download any part of our Website in breach of these Terms of Use, your right to use our Website will cease immediately and you must, at our option, return or destroy any copies of the materials you have made.

  1. No Reliance on Information

4.1       The Content on our Website is provided for general information only. It is not intended to provide business or legal advice on which you should rely. You must obtain professional or specialist advice before taking, or refraining from, any action on the basis of the Content on our Website. We do not accept responsibility or liability to users or any third parties in relation to the use of the Content on our Website. If you wish to find out more information about the Content published, please contact us at info@seelegal.org or via Contact us form on the Website.

4.2       Although we make reasonable efforts to update the information on our Website, we make no representations, warranties or guarantees, whether express or implied, that the Content on our Website is accurate, complete or up-to-date.

  1. Online Privacy

5.1       We collect your name, e-mail address, and any other information contained in your message that you provide to us through our Contact us form on our Website. For more information on how we use your personal data, please read our Privacy Policy.

  1. Viruses

6.1       We do not guarantee that our Website will be secure or free from bugs or viruses.

6.2       You are responsible for configuring your information technology, computer programmes and platform in order to access our Website. You should use your own virus protection software.

6.3       You must not misuse our Website by knowingly introducing viruses, trojans, worms, logic bombs or other material which is malicious or technologically harmful. You must not attempt to gain unauthorised access to our Website, the server on which our Website is stored or any server, computer or database connected to our Website. You must not attack our Website via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of service attack. By breaching this provision, you would commit a criminal offence under the Bulgarian legislation. We will report any such breach to the relevant law enforcement authorities and we will cooperate with those authorities by disclosing your identity to them. In the event of such a breach, your right to use our Website will cease immediately.

  1. Linking to our Website

7.1       You may link to any of our Website’s pages, provided you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it.

7.2       You must not establish a link in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on our part where none exists.

7.3       You must not establish a link to our Website in any website that is not owned by you.

7.4       Our Website must not be framed on any other website.

7.5       We reserve the right to request that you remove an electronic link to our Website at any time and you agree to remove such a link immediately.

7.6       We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice.

7.7       If you wish to make any use of the Content on our Website other than that set out above, please contact info@seelegal.org.

  1. Copyright

8.1       Copyright in some of the Content available on our Website belongs to third parties and has been produced on our Website with the permission of the third party copyright owners. Please check the copyright notices of those third parties.

8.2       Where our Website contains links to other websites and resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for your information only. We have no control over the contents of those websites or resources.

8.3       With the exception of copyright belonging to third parties and unless otherwise stated, copyright in the pages of our Website and all other Content available through it belongs to the South East Europe Legal Group and/or its member firms. For a full list of the member firms of the South East Europe Legal Group, please visit Member firms page.

  1. Changes to these Terms

9.1       We may revise these Terms of Use at any time by amending this page. Please check this page from time to time to take notice of any changes we make, as they are binding on you.

  1. Changes to our Website

10.1     We update our Website and change the content on a regular basis. However, please note that any of the content on our Website may be out of date at any given time, and we are under no obligation to update it. We do not guarantee that our Website, or any Content on it, will be free from errors or omissions.

  1. Other Applicable Terms

These Terms of Use refer to the following additional terms, which also apply to your use of our Website:

(a)        Our Privacy Policy, which sets out the terms on which we process any personal data we collect from you, or that you provide to us. By using our Website, you consent to such processing and you confirm that all data provided by you is accurate.

(b)       Our Cookies Policy, which sets out information about the cookies that we use on our Website.

  1. Applicable Law

These Terms of Use shall be construed in accordance with the Bulgarian legislation.

  1. Trade Marks

“SEE Legal South East Europe Legal Group” is a proprietary trade mark of the South East Europe Legal Group.

  1. Contact Us

If you have any questions in relation to these Terms of Use of our Website, please contact us at info@seelegal.org.

Thank you for visiting our Website.