Terms of Use and Privacy Policy

These terms of use of this website (the Terms), as amended by the website operator, set out the basic rules for the use of www.walless.com (the Website) and provide important information about a way the Website operator provides his services.

By accessing the Website, you agree to be legally bound by the Terms. You are not allowed to use the Website if you do not fully agree to the Terms.

We process personal data under the privacy policy listed below and in accordance with applicable legislation, including the General Data Protection Regulation.

Website visitors. The Website is available for individuals 18 (eighteen) years of age or older. If you are 14 (fourteen) years old or older, but under the age of 18 (eighteen), please read these Terms carefully with your parent or guardian to make sure that you understand and agree to comply with the Terms.

Website Operator. The Website is owned and operated by law firm WALLESS Burgienė, Rečiūnas ir partneriai, address Upės str. 23, Vilnius, Lithuania (the Website Operator or WALLESS).

Disclaimer. The Website and its contents are provided for general information purposes only. The Website Operator assumes no responsibility for the information and material on the Website. To the extent permitted by applicable law, the Website Operator assumes no responsibility or liability for any matter relating to you or any third parties accessing or using this Website and its contents.

The information about legal matters on the Website is provided as a general guide only and should not be relied on as a substitute for specific legal advice. Nothing on this website or in its contents is intended to provide legal or other professional advice, or to advertise legal services

To the extent permissible by applicable laws WALLESS is not responsible or liable for any matter relating to you or any third parties accessing or using this Website and its contents.

Ownership. The Website, content of the Website, code of the Website, domain name, all copyrights, trademarks, databases, corporate names and other intellectual property or other property related to the Website and / or its contents are fully owned by the Website Operator and / or licensors and / or content providers, and are protected by national and international intellectual property laws and other legislation.

Unless expressly permitted by the Website Operator, you have no right, in any form and by any means, to copy, capture, reproduce in any form or manner, launch, publish, transfer, sell, translate, reprocess, submit, licence, modify, create derivative works from or based upon, republish, edit, transmit, retransmit or otherwise make public, publicly perform or display, frame, distribute or use, in part or in its entirety, the Website, the Website content or Website code.

Licence. The Website Operator grants you, in accordance with these terms, a non-exclusive, irrevocable, non-transferable, non-sublicensed, limited right and license to access the Website and review the information contained therein for personal and private non-commercial purposes, provided that you comply fully with these Terms. You undertake not to interfere with or disrupt the Website and to obey any legal requirements whatsoever.

Privacy policy. By using any of the services on this Website or by providing Website Operator with any information about yourself, you are consenting to the use of that information as set out below. Please do not send any information about yourself if you do not want that information to be used in this way.

Information collected through this Website about you will be controlled by the Website Operator.

Information about you will be collected, if provided by you through certain facilities on our Website, for example, the newsletter subscription. The purpose of these facilities is apparent at the point where you provide your personal information and we only use your information for those purposes. Your data may also be collected from social media platforms that may share information about how you interact with our social media content.

Data we collect and its purpose. For the purpose of delivery of informational newsletters, publications and / or marketing communications to you we collect the following information about you: name, surname, e-mail address, organization, position, country, subscribed informational publications and access thereto. The said information will be stored until you unsubscribe to the informational publications. For the purposes of handling your queries sent to the e-mail provided below we collect the following information about you: name, surname, e-mail address, subject matter and text of your query. The said information will be stored for 2 (two) years following the receipt of your query.

Automatically collected data. Systems of Website Operator may also collect information about your browser or mobile device automatically. We may use cookies to help us understand your activity on our Services and improve Website content. Data we collect automatically includes the type of web browser or mobile device, your operating system, your IP address and general geographical location.

Cookies. Cookies are text files containing small amounts of information which are sent to your browser and stored on your computer, mobile phone or other device when you visit a website. The cookies send information back to the website each time you return. You can manage and / or delete cookies according to your preferences.

You can delete all cookies stored on your computer, and in most browsers you can set cookies not to be saved. Please be aware that if disable cookies, you may lose the ability to use the many features necessary to make the Websites work as well. If you need more information about cookies, visit aboutcookies.org. On this Website you may find detailed, independent information on how to disable cookies through your browser preferences and how to remove cookies that are already on your computer. In order to remove cookies from your mobile phone, you should find this information in the user guide for your phone.

Legal Grounds. WALLESS will process your personal data with your consent and / or when we have comply with a legal obligation and / or where we have a legitimate interest to do so, balancing this interest against your interests and fundamental rights. Such legitimate interests are administrative functions within WALLESS, marketing activities, and complying with your requests for information.

Your rights. You have rights to: (i) access the information WALLESS processes about you, (ii) have such information corrected, updated, erased or blocked, (iii) receive a copy of your information, (iv) to object to its processing activities. To exercise these rights, you should make a written request as described below. You also have a right to lodge a complaint with a Data Protection Authority.

Data transfer. Any information that you provide may be shared with and processed by third parties which provide WALLESS office with services and act on it behalf. If expressly required by law, information about you can also be shared with competent public authorities.

Data protection measures. WALLESS implements appropriate technical and organizational measures to protect information about you against accidental or unlawful destruction or accidental loss, alteration, unauthorized disclosure or access, and against all other unlawful forms of processing.

Other Websites. The Website may include links to the websites that are owned, published and maintained by any third party. The Website Operator does not undertake any responsibility for the accuracy or reliability of any such third party websites.

Applicable Law and Jurisdiction. The conditions are applied and interpreted in accordance with the legal acts of the Republic of Lithuania. All disputes arising from the Terms are settled in the courts of the Republic of Lithuania.

Website Changes. The Website Operator may, at his sole discretion, change, modify, add or remove any portion of the Website, the Website content and / or these Terms, in part or in its entirety, at any time. Any changes to the Terms are effective from the date of their publication. You undertake to review these Terms periodically to become aware of any changes.

Contact. For any information regarding the Website, WALLESS office and your personal data please contact us by e-mail: info@walless.com.

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