Terms and Conditions

1. Accept the Terms of Use

Visitors/ users of the pages and services of the PROTON SA website should carefully read the present terms of use and in case of disagreement with the stated terms must not use the website. Otherwise it is considered that users accept the present terms and provide their consent. The legal information and the terms of the present govern all the webpages of the GR. PROTON SA website, unless explicitly stated otherwise on a specific page.

You must be at least 18 years of age and have full legal capacity in accordance with the jurisdiction applicable to you in order to comply with these terms of use.

By entering the present website, visitors/users of the pages and services of the PROTON SA website accept that its use is at their own responsibility and that none of the parties involved in the creation, production or issue of the present website bear any responsibility whatsoever. Indicatively, but not limited to, it is stated that the company is not responsible for any direct, incidental, subsequent or indirect damage or for costs or expenses of any type (including legal fees, expert fees or other expenses), that may arise directly or indirectly from accessing, using or exploring the present website or from downloading any material, text, data, images, videos or audio files from the present website including indicatively but without limitation, anything that may arise from a virus, bug, human action or omission of action, from any computer system, telephone line, computer hardware, software, program malfunction or any other error, omission or delay in the transmission from the computer or the network connection.

The visitor/ user of the present website must comply with the provisions of Greek, European and International Law and the relevant legislation that governs telecommunications, while such must refrain from any illegal and abusive use of the contents and services of the present website. Any damage that may be caused to the present website of the Internet that will emanate from the bad or improper use of the relevant services by the user/visitor is the exclusive responsibility of such user/visitor.

These Terms of Use (hereinafter referred to as the “Terms of Use”) constitute a binding agreement between you and the company called “PROTON SA “, which is headquartered in Aghios Dimitrios, Vouliagmenis Avenue & Priamou 1 Street, 17343, Tel. +30 210-9750600, VAT 094288052, D.O.Y. FAE PEIRAEUS, Reg. no. 121812001000 (hereinafter “We”, “Us”, “us” or “Company”) and govern the use of the website www.protonsa.gr (hereinafter referred to as ” Website “), as well as the content, products and services offered through the Site. By accessing, viewing, or using any Services, you represent and warrant that you are at least 18 years of age and fully competent to act in the jurisdiction applicable to you and agree to be bound by and subject to the Terms of Use. In relation to the above, you also represent and warrant that you have the right and authority to agree and be bound by these Terms of Use.

PROTON SA without guaranteeing and therefore with no responsibility, makes the best possible effort so as to ensure that the information and the total contents of the website are governed by the maximum accuracy, clarity, timeliness, completeness and availability. In no case, is there any liability of PROTON SA for any damage that may be caused to the visitor/ user given the said use of the present website.

2. Legal Use

The lawful use of our Services is the unconditional acceptance of the Terms of Use hereof and your compliance with the use of these Services with the applicable Greek law governing such transactions and any other applicable law. Acceptance of the terms herein does not in any way constitute the conclusion of any form or relationship of work, cooperation or co-operation with Us. In the event of a violation of any of these Terms of Use, we reserve the right to block or delete you from the Site and the Services at any time.

3. Changes to Terms of Service and Services.

Terms of Use may be modified or changed by us at our discretion, with or without notice, at any time. We have mentioned at the beginning of this page when the Terms of Use were last updated. Your continued access to or use of the Site or any other Services following these changes should be considered as an unconditional acceptance of these. We also reserve the right at our sole discretion to modify, suspend or discontinue the provision of all or any part of the Services at any time, with or without notice. Please return to this page regularly to be informed of the latest version of these Terms of Use.

4. Privacy Policy

We are committed to protecting the privacy of the personal information you provide us by using the Site. Personal information submitted through the Site is subject to the Privacy Policy, which is published on the Site and is incorporated herein by reference. Please read our Privacy Policy to understand our practices regarding the processing of your personal information. The date of the last update in our Privacy Policy is noted at the beginning of the section of our Privacy Policy site. We do not knowingly collect personal information from people under the age of 18.

5. Intellectual Property Rights 

The content provided through the Services, including but not limited to, texts, data, software, graphics, photographs, music, sounds, videos, interactive features, blogs, messages, suspensions and other materials (collectively the “Content”) and the trademarks, service marks and logos contained in these Services (hereinafter referred to as “Signals”) belong to us or are granted to Us, subject to copyright and others intellectual property rights based on applicable Greek, European and international law and in accordance with international laws and international conventions. All Your Content is provided solely for your information and personal, non-commercial use. You agree not to use, copy, or distribute any Content except as expressly permitted herein. If you download or print a copy of the Personal Content, you must retain all copyright and other proprietary notices contained therein. You agree that you will not circumvent, disable, or otherwise intervene in features related to the security of the Services or features that prevent or restrict the use or copying of any Content or impose restrictions on the use of the Services or Content. We or our licensors retain all intellectual and industrial property rights in the Services and in the Content, unless otherwise expressly provided herein. No right is granted to you to use any Signs.

6. Code of Ethics and Behavior
You agree to use the Services in accordance with the following Code of Conduct and Behavior of the Company:

(a) You will keep all information provided to you through the Services as private and confidential and you will not provide this information to any third party without the permission of the person providing it to you.

(b) You will not use the Services to engage in any form of harassment or aggression that consists of, or includes, by way of indicative, non-exclusive, listing of communications images, recordings containing defamatory, defamatory or abusive content, defamatory statements, racist, pornographic or obscene content, use of offensive language, etc.

(c) You will not transmit chain emails through the Services.

(d) You will not use the Services to violate the privacy, property rights, or any other rights of any person.

(e) You will not post messages, pictures or recordings and / or provide information and will not use the Services in any way which:

1. Infringes or copies the rights of any third party, including, but not limited to, any intellectual property rights or trademarks, privacy, or other personal or proprietary rights.

2. It is fraudulent or otherwise illegal or a violation of any applicable law.

(f) You will not use the Services to distribute, promote or otherwise publish promotional material for any goods or services and generally for promotional purposes.

(g) You will not use the Services to distribute or download any virus or malicious software of any kind, or do anything else that could cause harm to the Services or to us in any way.

(h) You will always use the Services in accordance with applicable laws and regulations and will not permit them to be used by minors.

(i) The responsibility for the accuracy of personal information and information lies solely with you who provide it, since the Website only acts as a means of presenting and publishing such information without processing it.

(i) The information and information you provide and publish:

1. It must not be false, inaccurate or misleading.

2. They must not lead directly or indirectly to cheating on third parties.

3. They must not contravene provisions of applicable Greek and European legislation and generally applicable legislation, including provisions relating to consumer protection, unfair competition, discrimination or misleading advertising, intellectual or industrial property protection, trade secrets or personality rights.

3. They must not contain viruses, trojans, worms, time bombs or cancel bots or any other program code that may cause deliberate damage or cause loss of data to both member / visitor computers and the system in general, nor should it lead to a loss of resources or services or features of the Site.

(k) For the proper use of the information you provide and to prevent possible violations related to the content of such information, it is agreed and full warranty is given to us for review and use of this information. We undertake to use this information in accordance with these Terms of Use.

(l) Access to and use of the Services of the Site must be in accordance with these Terms of Use. We may not use any method of tracking the Site or copying part or all of its operating mechanism or content without our prior written permission. In particular, use of any program or other method of interference in the operation mechanism of the Site or in any entry contained therein is prohibited. It also prohibits any action that damages or misuses the site’s search engine and its technological infrastructure. It is also prohibited to copy, modify, paraphrase or republish the contents of the Site without our prior written permission.

7. Service Tracking and Ads

We reserve the right to use, at our sole discretion, third-party advertising agencies, such as indicative and not exclusive reference to Facebook, Yahoo !, Google, and Microsoft, to display personalized ads when you visit our Site, this is permitted by the applicable law. These companies can use information about your interests in order to offer you personalized ads for goods and services of interest to you. We reserve the right to monitor all advertisements, public announcements and posted messages to ensure that they comply with the content guidelines given by us and may change from time to time. For more information about the information we collect or third parties when using the Site and about how we use this information, please refer to the Company’s Privacy Policy, which is published on the Website and forms an integral part of these Terms of Use.

8. External Connections

The Services may contain links to other sites (hereafter “Links”). You acknowledge that we are not responsible for the Links and we are not responsible for the availability of the Links or their content. We encourage you to read the terms of use and privacy statements of these Links before using them.

9. Non-commercial use

The Services are available for your personal, non-commercial use. You are not entitled and prohibited to advertise or encourage any user to buy or sell any products or services through the Services. You may not also send and transmit chain emails, junk or spam emails to other users. In addition, you will not use the information received by the Services to contact, advertise, incite or sell to any user or member without their express prior consent. If you violate the terms of this paragraph and / or send or post spam, spam or other unsolicited communications of any kind through the Services, we retain all rights, claims and causes of action we may have, by law or otherwise, including but not limited to the right to seek legal punishment for any such unsolicited messages you send through the Services.

10. Newsletters – Advertising / Newsletters

The Company allows visitors / users of the Site to choose to be informed about new products, offers, stores, competitions, etc. by sending newsletters to their email or postal address or by phone. These newsletters are the intellectual property of the Company and are therefore protected by the relevant provisions of Greek law and international conventions. The Company may keep a record of the email addresses of the consignees who have given their consent to send other messages of informative or economic nature. The Company will not misuse the above service. If you do not wish to receive newsletters, you may be able to stop receiving them by following the instructions contained in the newsletter or message you receive. Using your e-mail address for any of your orders does not constitute newsletters within the meaning of this document. For more information on how we manage the e-mail addresses and the personal information of the users of the Site, please refer to the Company’s Privacy Policy, which is published on the Website and forms an integral part of these Terms of Use.

11. Compensation

You agree to indemnify us for any loss, damage, claim, third party claim or expense (including, but not limited to, reasonable legal fees) due to or resulting from improper use of the Services or any violation or violation of these Terms of Use.

12. Applicable Law – Disputes

12.1 For the settlement of any dispute that may arise in the context of the application of these Terms of Use, either during or after their termination, even for differences in their validity, interpretation or execution, applicable is Greek law. For any of the above disputes, only the competent courts of Athens are designated for each jurisdiction and any dispute, including proceedings relating to enforcement proceedings, interim measures, differences in creditors, etc.

12.2 the out-of-court settlement of the dispute, you may refer to the competent bodies for out-of-court settlement of consumer disputes, eg. to the Consumer General Secretariat of the Ministry of Development and Competitiveness (www.annis.gr, tel. 10181, Athens, www.efpolis.gr, tel .: 1520, fax: 2103843549), to the Consumer Ombudsman (www.synigoroskatanaloti.gr, 144 Alexandras Ave., 114, Athens, tel.: 2106460734, fax: 2106460414), to the Agreements for the Friendly Settlement of Consumer Disputes (article 11 of Law 221/1994), which are based in the local authorities of the country.

12.3 We would like to inform you that according to the Directive 2013/11 / EC, which has been incorporated into the Greek legislation under Joint Ministerial Decision 70330/2015, the possibility of electronic dispute resolution of consumer disputes with the Alternative Dispute Resolution procedure is now provided for throughout the European Union. If you have a problem with a purchase that you made from the Online Store and you are staying in the EU, you can use this site https://webgate.ec.europa.eu/odr/main/?event=main.home.show for an out-of-court settlement of the dispute . The Alternate Dispute Resolution (ADR) certified for this purpose is the ECC GREECE, 144, 11 471, Athens, +30 2106460284 +30 2106460784 [email protected] You can contact this organization to guide you throughout the process of submitting and processing your complaint. However, we inform you that we are not bound by – and we are obliged to follow – the Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) procedure.

13. Select Language-Notifications

All written notices, reports and statements must be in the Greek language and transmitted:

a) By us to you by e-mail at the email address you entered when you signed up or later notified us (in the event of a change of the original).

b) By you to us by e-mail at [email protected] or by registered mail by post or other courier service and receipt at the address at the beginning of these Terms of Use, or to another address to be defined by us. It is expressly stated that the performance of the above addresses will be valid.

14. Partial Invalidity and Replacement of Valid Arrangements

In the event that any of the provisions herein may be interpreted in more than one manner, one of which may render the provision void, voidable or unenforceable, that provision shall be construed in such a way as to render it void and enforceable. In the event that any court or public authority determines that any provision herein is impracticable in writing or in its wording, this provision will be amended to become applicable to the fullest extent possible in accordance with the laws and jurisdiction of the which seeks to implement and enforce this provision, and to give the parties the same basic rights and to have the same validity as the one before the amendment.

15. Resignation

The Parties shall not be deemed to have been exempted or waived their rights, powers or obligations under these Terms of Use solely because of their possible application of such practices contrary to the terms of this Agreement or of their failure to act or negligence on their part exercise any right under this Agreement or to insist on full compliance by the Contractor with the obligations of this Agreement. Even the long tolerance of breaches of this contract by the Contractor in no way indicates or substantiates a waiver or dilution of the rights.

16. Binding character

These Terms of Use are binding on the parties, as well as on their respective executives, trustees, custodians, beneficiaries and successors.