Terms and conditions

This statement was last updated on July 2020.

These Terms and Conditions (hereinafter “Terms”) apply to www.designholding.com (hereinafter “Website”) that links to these Terms.

Please read these Terms carefully as they contain important information regarding your legal rights, remedies and obligations with respect to your use of the Website, including but not limited to various limitations, exclusions, and indemnities.

By accessing or using the Website, and the content and services available via the Website, you signify that you have read, understand and agree to be bound by these Terms in all respects with respect to the Website. If you are not willing to be bound by each and every term or condition, or if any representation made herein by you is not true, you may not use, and must cease using, the Website.

As used in these Terms and the Website, Design Holding, us, and we refer to Design Holding S.p.A.

1. Definitions

For clarity and comprehension, we have defined certain words used in the Terms and on the Website. Additional definitions are included elsewhere in the Terms.

“Content” means all materials and content, including designs, editorial, text, graphics, audiovisual materials, multimedia elements, photographs, videos, music, sound recordings, reports, documents, software, information, formulae, patterns, data and any other work.

“Registered User” means a User who has registered and created an Account with Design Holding to access enhanced features of a Website.

“User” means all users of a Website

“you” means you as an individual user of a Website.

2. About the website

The Website provides information about Design Holding, including the services we provide and financial reports, presentations and corporate governance of International Design Group S.p.A.

References to “the Website,” and “www.” include all software, Content and features provided within the Website.

The Website offers a range of interactive features, such as access to a reserved area for Registered Users with exclusive Contents. We may add other features from time to time. For more information about registration, please see the Registration section of these Terms.

3. Informational purpose only

The Website and Contents available within it are for informational purposes only.

The Website and Contents available within it do not constitute an offer to sell or an invitation to subscribe for or purchase any of the financial instruments in any jurisdiction in which such offer or invitation is not authorized or to any person to whom it is unlawful to make such an offer or invitation. Accordingly, the financial instruments may not be offered or sold, directly or indirectly, and the Contents and information contained in the Website not be distributed, in any jurisdiction except in accordance with the legal requirements applicable in such jurisdiction. You must comply with all laws that apply to you in any place in which you buy, offer or sell any financial instruments or possess the information contained in the Website. You must also obtain any consents or approvals that you need in order to purchase any financial instruments. We are not responsible for your compliance with these legal requirements.

Design Holding is not liable for any loss suffered s a result of, arising out of, or in connection with the Contents. The Contents may be used only for the purpose to consider an investment in the financial instruments for which they were published.

While we accept responsibility for accurately summarizing such information and data, we accept no further responsibility in respect of such information. However, as far as we are aware, no information or data has been omitted which would render reproduced information inaccurate or misleading.

4. Changes to and availability of the website

The Website is made available on an “as is” basis with no representation or warranty with respect to their functionality or availability and with no guarantee that they are complete, accurate, or timely nor any guarantee regarding any results you or others may obtain from their use. Access to all or parts of any of the Website may be suspended at any time without notice.

5. Monitoring

We may monitor use of the Website from time to time but we have no obligation to do so. If and when we do monitor your use of one or more of the Website, we will do so in accordance with applicable law.

6. Your responsibilities

Acceptable conduct

You will use the Website only for lawful purposes. If at any time you become aware of any violation, by any person or entity, of any part of these Terms, you will immediately notify us via the contact form and provide us with assistance, as requested, to stop or remedy such violation.

Prohibited conduct

In using the Website, you must not do any of the following:

  • - Post, transmit or otherwise make available any Contents or materials contained in the Website.
  • - Post, transmit, or otherwise make available through the Website any Contents or material protected by copyright, trademark, trade secret, right of publicity or privacy or any other proprietary right, without the express prior written consent of the applicable owner.
  • - Use the Website or the Contents for any purpose that is fraudulent or otherwise tortious or unlawful.
  • - Interfere with or disrupt the operation of the Website or the servers or networks used to make the Website available, including by hacking or defacing any portion of any of the Website; or violate any requirement, procedure or policy of such servers or networks.
  • - Restrict or inhibit any other person from using the Website or the Contents.
  • - Create or share Contents without first obtaining any necessary permissions from third parties or otherwise use the Website to post or transmit any information that you do not have the right to provide; that would violate any applicable law or regulation; or that would violate, infringe or misappropriate any third party right or interest.
  • - Reproduce, modify, adapt, translate, create derivative works of, sell, rent, lease, loan, timeshare, distribute or otherwise exploit any portion of (or any use of) the Website except as expressly authorized herein, without Design Holding’s express prior written consent.
  • - Reverse engineer, decompile or disassemble any portion of any of the Website, except where such restriction is expressly prohibited by applicable law.
  • - Remove or alter any copyright, trademark or other proprietary rights notice on the Website or Content you access via the Website.
  • - Frame or mirror any portion of the Website, or otherwise incorporate any portion of the Website into any product or service, without Design Holding’s express prior written consent.
  • - Use any robot, spider, Website search/retrieval application or other manual or automatic device to (a) retrieve, index, “scrape,” “data mine” or otherwise gather content from the Website, (b) reproduce or circumvent the navigational structure or presentation of the Website, or (c) harvest or collect information about users of the Website without Design Holding’s express prior written consent.

If you do not comply with these Terms (or if we have reasonable grounds to suspect or are investigating suspected non-compliance), we may suspend your access to the Website or take any other steps we consider appropriate.

7. Requirements to use the website

Using the Website on behalf of a corporation or other organization, you represent and warrant that you have the ability to agree to these Terms on behalf of such organization and all references to “you” throughout these Terms will include such organization, jointly and severally with you personally.

8. Registrations

Features

Certain Contents of the Website are available only to Registered Users. Additional features may be made available to Registered Users over time.

How to register

To register, you will need to send a request for registration to us by providing certain information about yourself and creating a password using the form. This combination of information (“Account”) could be your Account as a Registered User.

After receiving your request, you will receive a confirmation email to the email address you provided. Design Holding will evaluate the possibility of granting you registration to the Website. This choice is entirely at the discretion of Design Holding and will not be disputed.

If your registration request is accepted, you will receive a confirmation email.

Registrations may be accepted, rejected or cancelled by us at any time and for any reason. If your registration is cancelled, you will continue to have access to the Website; however, you will no longer have access to features available only to Registered Users.

Responsibilities of Registered Users

If you choose to register with us and become a Registered User, you agree you are solely responsible for your Account and any and all activities that occur under your Account, including all activities of any persons who gain access to your Account with or without your permission. In becoming a Registered User, you also agree to:

  • - provide true, current, accurate and complete information about yourself as requested by us and notify us promptly of any changes to your information so that your Account information is current, complete and accurate;
  • - maintain the confidentiality and security of your Account, including your password and of all Contents of the Website;
  • - notify us immediately of any unauthorized use of the Contents of the Website or of your Account, Account password, or service provided through your Account, as well as any breach of security with respect to your Account, Account password, or service provided through it; and
  • - assist us, if and as we request, to stop or remedy any breach of security related to the Contents of the Website or to your Account.

9. Privacy of registered users

Our Privacy Policy explains how we protect and use your information and personal data.

10. Termination

We may, in our sole discretion, suspend, restrict or terminate your use of the Website (including your Account, if you are a Registered User), effective at any time, without notice to you, for any reason, including because the operation or efficiency of the Website or our or any third party’s equipment or network is impaired by your use of the Website; we have received a third party complaint which relates to your use or misuse of the Website; or you have been or are in breach of any term or condition of these Terms.

We will have no responsibility to notify any third party, including any third party providers of services, merchandise or information, of any suspension, restriction or termination of your access to the Website.

11. Intellectual property

Our content

Except where expressly stated otherwise, all right, title, and interest in and to the Website and all Content, source code, processes, designs, technologies, URLs, domain names, marks, and logos forming any part of the Website (collectively, “Our Content”) are (a) fully vested in us, our licensors, or our suppliers and (b) protected by applicable copyrights, trademarks, patents, trade secrets, or other proprietary rights and laws.

You agree that access and use of Our Content is subject to these Terms, including the disclaimers and limitations of liability herein. Nothing in your use of the Website or these Terms grants you any right, title or interest in or to Our Content except the limited right to use the Website as set out in these Terms.

Unless otherwise expressly authorized by us in writing, you agree not to:

  • - copy, modify, deep link, rent, lease, loan, sell, assign, sublicense, grant a security interest in or otherwise transfer any right or interest in Our Content;
  • - remove any proprietary notices or labels on or in Our Content; or
  • - allow any other person or entity to engage in any of the foregoing.

Third party content

The Website may contain links to websites and other materials made available by third parties (collectively, “Third Party Content”). If you use such functionality, you are directing us to access, route and transmit to you the applicable Third Party Content.

Third Party Content may be protected by applicable copyrights, trademarks, patents, trade secrets or other proprietary rights and laws. Nothing in your use of the Website or these Terms grants you any right, title or interest in or to this Third Party Content except for the limited right to use the Website as set out in these Terms.

We neither control nor endorse, nor are responsible for, any Third Party Content and we make no representations or warranties with respect to them. The availability of any Third Party Content through the Website does not imply the endorsement of, or affiliation with, any provider of such Website or materials. Your use of any Third Party Content is at your own risk and is subject to any terms, conditions and policies applicable to them (such as terms of service or privacy policies of the providers of the Third Party Content).

Trade and service marks

You may not use the “Design Holding” trade name, trademarks, service marks, logos or designs, or any other mark held by Design Holding, in connection with any product or service that is not of Design Holding nor in any manner that is likely to cause confusion. Nothing contained on the Website should be construed as granting any right to use any trade names, trademarks, service marks, logos or designs without the express prior written consent of the owner.

Open source

The Website may include open source components, which are licensed for use and distribution by us under applicable open source licenses. Use of these open source components is governed by and subject to the Terms and conditions of the applicable open source license.

12. Liability

Warranties

Design Holding makes no representations or warranties about the site, which is provided “as is”. To the maximum extent permitted by law, we exclude all implied warranties regarding the site, including without limitation, the warranties of merchantability, fitness for purpose, title, and non-infringement.

Limitation of Liability

The Website is provided for information purposes only and, to the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, Design Holding excludes all liability for any loss or damage of whatever kind and however arising in connection with your use of, or inability to use, the Website and any Contents or materials you obtain via the Website.

Accordingly, Design Holding is not liable to you in any circumstances for any losses or damages caused by disruption or failure of internet networks or for any interruptions to or restrictions on the accessibility of the Website arising for any reason, including, but not limited to, by reason of a virus, security related vulnerability, or technical or operational failure of any nature.

Design Holding neither represents nor warrants that the Website, services and Content provided through the Website, or software will be accurate, current, uninterrupted, error-free, omission-free, or free from viruses or other harmful components.

By making available the Website, Design Holding is not making an offer of any financial, tax, accounting, legal or other professional services or goods, and none of the information presented on the Website should be construed as legal, tax, accounting or any other professional advice or service.

13. Other legal provisions

Amendments

We reserve the right to amend these Terms at any time without notice to you, but we will use reasonable efforts to publish each amendment before such amendment becomes effective. The latest, fully-amended version of these Terms will be published on the Website.

You are responsible for regularly reviewing the Website to obtain timely notice of such amendments. If any amendment is unacceptable to you, you may terminate the agreement between you and us regarding the use of the Website as set out in these Terms. If you continue to use the Website after the effective date of any amendment, you will be conclusively deemed to have accepted such amended version of these Terms.

Our remedies

Without limiting any of our rights, we may suspend, restrict or terminate your use of the Website without notice if, in our sole and absolute discretion, we determine or believe that you have violated any of the Terms, including but not limited to any of your responsibilities as set out above.

Enforceability

Your use of the Website, and the Content and features accessed through it, constitutes your agreement to these Terms; such agreement will be deemed for all legal purposes to be in writing and legally enforceable as a signed written agreement.

Relationship

You agree that no joint venture, partnership, fiduciary, employment or agency relationship exists between us and you as a result of these Terms or use of the Website.

Force majeure

Neither party will be responsible for a failure to fulfil its obligations under these Terms or for delay in doing so if such failure or delay is due to circumstances beyond its reasonable control, such as acts of nature, acts of government, war, riots, strikes and accidents in transportation, but excluding a lack of financing, cash or credit.

Entire agreement

These Terms, as amended from time to time, including any and all documents, Website, rules, Terms and policies referenced herein, including but not limited to the Privacy Policy constitutes the entire agreement between us and you with respect to your use of the Website.

Updates

The Privacy Policy and Terms are current as of the date on the top of this page. We may update the Terms and Privacy Policy at any time by publishing an updated version here. If you continue to use the Website after any such changes, that will indicate you accept those changes.