The use of this website by any user will be regulated by the following Terms and Conditions, with its use implying acceptance of the same by the user. If users reject these Terms and Conditions, they must stop using it.
Access to and use of the website are made available by GALP for the sale of its goods and/or services, to allow payment for the goods or services ordered, or to communicate with the site’s users for other purposes.
Without prejudice to the other clauses of these Terms and Conditions, GALP authorises any user to use this website only for the purposes envisaged in these Terms and Conditions. The user licence may be revoked by GALP at any time. Pursuant to the law and these Terms and Conditions, the user may not copy, use, transfer, rent, sublicense, alter, adapt, try to modify or alter the source code, perform operations to reverse engineer, decompile or disassemble, in whole or in part, the contents of the website. By accessing the website, users acknowledge and accept that its contents may be incomplete, inaccurate, not updated, or that they may not meet their needs and requirements.
Violation of these Terms and Conditions may lead to the withdrawal of the usage licence granted by GALP and, in addition, the exercise of its rights, to the fullest extent possible permitted by law, in case of the occurrence of any damage or requests for compensation made by third parties.
3. Contents of the website
The website and all the information and content published on the same may be altered by GALP at any time, periodically and/or without notice.
Access to and use of the website, including the viewing of web pages, constitute activities performed by users.
Users are solely and exclusively responsible for the use they make of the website and its contents and also for the evaluation of the information obtained via the website. Specifically, users are solely responsible for the communication of incorrect, false or third-party information or data, or without their consent, as well as for their incorrect usage.
The contents of the website may contain inaccuracies or typos. GALP is not responsible, nor may it be held liable, by any means or method, for inaccuracies and errors, damages (if any) caused or resulting from the use of information derived from the website or via the website by users.
Given that any content that may be downloaded or obtained by any other means arises from the user’s own free decision and is carried out on his/her own account and risk, any damage (if such exists) to computers or loss of data resulting from downloading operations performed by the user shall be the user’s sole responsibility and may not be imputed to GALP.
GALP does not assume any liability for damages (if any) resulting from the impossibility of accessing the services made available via the website or for damages (if any) caused by viruses, damaged files, errors, omissions, service outages, cancellation of content, issues related to the Internet, service providers or with telephone and/or telematic connections, unauthorised access, data changes, or those related to non-existent and/or deficient functioning of the user’s electronic devices.
Users are entirely and solely responsible for any actions performed through their user account, directly or via third parties authorised by the users. GALP has adopted appropriate technical and organisational measures to safeguard the security of the services provided by it via the website, to ensure the integrity of the electronic traffic data, as well as to avoid risks of dissemination, destruction or loss of its users’ data and confidential or non-confidential information, appearing on its website, or related to access - unauthorised or not in compliance with the applicable legal provisions – to the above-mentioned personal data and information.
GALP does not guarantee, nor can it ensure that the website is free of viruses or any other element that may negatively affect the technology.
4. Access to the Website. Interruption and Suspension.
GALP provides access to the website, without prejudice to the possibility that it may be suspended, limited or interrupted at any time, specifically to allow the recovery, maintenance or introduction of new features or services.
GALP shall use its best efforts to regain access as soon as possible.
Whenever a private area is made available on the website, GALP may allow access to it via the GALP ID.
Users are responsible for the safekeeping and correct use of their personal information and their login credentials. In these circumstances, users will be responsible for creating their own username and password. The user will also be responsible for providing specific information, which must be correct and up-to-date. The user cannot choose a user name belonging to a third party with the aim of using their identity. Likewise, users may not use the user name of third parties without their express consent.
Users shall ensure the confidentiality of their password and shall not share it with third parties.
Users may also access the private area of the website via registration services provided by third parties, such as Google or Facebook, which are regulated by their own terms and conditions and privacy policies, for which reason GALP advises that the respective terms and conditions and privacy policies be read before registering and/or starting any session on the platform.
5. Protection of Personal Data
6. Intellectual Property Rights
All rights are reserved. The website and all of its contents, including without limitation, articles, opinions, other texts, lists, user manuals, photographs, drawings, images, videos or audio clips or marketing texts, as well as brands, logos, domain names, and any other elements that may be covered by property rights (including the source codes) and/or other modalities of intellectual property rights (hereinafter “Material”), are the property of GALP or third parties and are protected against use, copy or unauthorised disclosure by national laws and international treaties relating to Intellectual Property Rights. None of the provisions of the Terms and Conditions and/or the contents of the website may be interpreted as implicitly giving, accepting or by any means licensing the right to use any Material by any means, without the prior written consent of GALP or the third party that owns the Material or intellectual property rights published on the website. The use, copy, reproduction, amendment, re-publication, updating, downloading, sending by email, transmission, distribution or duplication, or any other act abusing the Material not specifically identified but of an identical nature, is prohibited.
The user may, however, view and display the contents of the website and/or the Material on the screen of a computer, store such content in electronic format on a disk (but not on a server nor on a memory device connected to the Internet) or print a copy of such content for their personal and non-commercial use, being nevertheless obliged to keep all information related to intellectual property rights.
Access to the website does not grant the user any rights over the content made available by GALP.
7. Links to other Websites
Any publication by GALP on the website of links (“Links”) to third-party websites or to content provided by a third party (“Other Websites”) is included only for informational purposes and for the user’s convenience. GALP does not control the Other Websites and, is therefore not responsible for such Other Websites or for their respective content or products (including without limitation, any reference to social networks) and is not responsible for any damages or losses that may result from the use of Other Websites by the user, nor regarding the processing of personal data during Internet browsing operations. Access to any Other Website, via a link on the GALP website, shall be carried out at the user’s sole responsibility and risk.
The user must therefore pay particular attention when connecting to Other Websites via links on GALP’s website and read the respective terms and conditions and privacy policies carefully.
8. User Guarantees
The user acknowledges and agrees that he/she:
a) has read and understood these Terms and Conditions;
b) will refrain from reproducing, duplicating, copying, selling, reselling or by any means commercially exploiting the website or its contents, or part thereof, as well as refraining from using or reproducing any brands or any intellectual or industrial property rights of GALP or third parties;
c) will not publish or use false, slanderous or defamatory information;
d) will refrain from using, directly or indirectly, the services or the website for purposes contrary to the law or not in compliance with these Terms and Conditions;
e) will not propagate viruses, spyware, adware, rootkit, backdoor or Trojan viruses or other similar computer threats;
f) will not use software or other automatic or manual mechanisms to copy or access the control of the website or its contents.
9. Miscellaneous Provisions
The invalidity of any of the provisions in these Terms and Conditions shall lead to its being removed from them, with the other provisions remaining fully in force and producing all their legal effects.
These Terms and Conditions shall be governed by Portuguese law and will be interpreted in accordance with Portuguese legislation. Any dispute arising from these Terms and Conditions or related to them, in the absence of an amicable agreement negotiated between the parties, shall be resolved by the Courts of Lisbon, with express waiver of any other.
The user may contact Customer Service for any questions related to the Terms and Conditions or for any questions related to the use of the website via email to firstname.lastname@example.org.