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Terms and Conditions

1. Your Acceptance

1.1. By using and/or visiting the website en.f1i.com (herein referred to as the "Website"), including all its contents, by downloading its files, or using them in any way, you signify your agreement to the following terms and conditions. These terms and conditions shall be the only ones deemed as valid, excluding any others.

 

2. DIGITAL MOTORSPORT MEDIA

2.1. This "Website" is operated by DIGITAL MOTORSPORT MEDIA, whose registered office and operations are located at Gibraltar, 19A Town range, Po Box 872 (herein referred to as "DMM").

2.2. All rights and responsibilities stipulated in favour of DMM, are also stipulated in favour of third parties hired by DMM.

 

3. Access

3.1. This Website may be accessed by computers equipped with general software (browser, operating system, etc..). DMM does not guarantee the compatibility of your hardware and shall not be deemed responsible if you are unable to access the Website, or part of the Website, regardless of the reasons.

3.2. This Website is offered for the sole purpose to inform. The permission granted to access this Website and its contents is solely for your information and personal use. Any commercial use of this Website is strictly forbidden. The definition of "commercial use" includes the sale or lease of the various functionalities of the Website, any affiliations or recordings on the Website, or the use of the Website for the purpose of generating advertising revenue, subscription revenue, or more generally the organization of unfair trading, or acts contrary to proper custom or practices towards DMM and/or the Website. This list is not limited.

3.3. It is strictly forbidden to attempt to access, by any possible technical means or other, any parts of the Website which may not be publicly available on line. It is also strictly forbidden to change or modify this Website, by any possible technical means or other.

3.4. You agree to not perform any act, by any technical means or other, which could compromise the operating of this Website in any possible way.

3.5. You agree not to use or launch any automated system, including without limitation, "robots", "spiders" or "offline readers" to access the Website in a manner that sends more request messages to the Website's servers in a given period of time than a human can reasonably produce in the same period by using a conventional on-line web browser. "Messages" include questions and requests, answers and contest participations, votes, any interaction with another user of the Website, etc.., even if you are reacting to a request formulated on the Website (i.e. the participation in a contest). DMM grants the operators of public search engines permission to use spiders to copy materials from the site for the sole purpose of and solely to the extent necessary for creating publicly available searchable indices of the materials, but not caches or archives of such materials. DMM reserves the right to revoke these exceptions either generally or in specific cases.

3.6. To access certain parts of the Website, you may be required to register, create a passport and/or become a member. You must provide true, accurate, current and complete information about yourself as prompted by the relevant registration form. Keep your login and password secret and do not share them with any third party. In accordance with Article 5.1 hereafter, every member or registered user is personally responsible for his/her registration or affiliation and any eventual abuses or damages which may occur as a result his/her registration or affiliation. DMM cannot be held liable for the improper use or misuse of the registration or affiliation, login or password.

 

4. Copyright and Intellectual Property Rights

4.1. The concept, content, lay-out, structure, code sources, programming, images, pictures, animations, video content, texts, data, music and all other elements of the Website are and remain the exclusive ownership of DMM, and are protected by various intellectual property rights (including copyrights, trademarks, sui generis rights applying to databases, etc..), which you recognize and accept. By visiting the Website, you shall not be granted ownership of any right.

4.2. No copying or distribution, sale, sharing, publishing, adaptation and/or use, under any form or by any means, of this Website and its content is permitted. Storage or archiving of any information and/or element of this Website in an electronic data base is not permitted, with the exception of automatic data archiving by the web browser.

4.3. By posting on the Website content, text, images or any online data, you automatically grant DMM the exclusive right to use such content, to communicate it and/or use it in other forms on the Website, as well as in other media such as one or several magazines or products published by DMM.

 

5. Limitation of Liability

5.1. General

You are the sole responsible for the access to and use of this Website, regardless of the technical means used to access it. In no event shall DMM be liable to you or any third party for any direct, indirect, incidental or consequential damages, of any nature whatsoever, for any financial shortfall, for any data loss, for any loss or damage incurred as a result of your own car carelessness in the use of this Web Site, including all its content.

5.2. Access

DMM endeavours to ensure that this Website is normally available 24 hours a day to a normal amount of users. However, DMM reserves the right to suspend access to the Website temporarily and without notice. DMM will not be liable for any loss or damage resulting from any interruption in availability of the Website, any technical difficulties which may prevent, in part or completely, or slow access to the Website.

5.3. Data

DMM endeavours to ensure that information and any related material provided to you on the Website is accurate and complete. However, DMM shall not be liable for any mistakes and/or inaccuracies, and/or outdated information which may appear on the Website. DMM shall also not be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental or consequential damages, of any nature whatsoever, incurred as a result of the viewing or downloading of any part of this Website's content. DMM shall also not be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental or consequential damages, of any nature whatsoever, incurred as a result of any decisions taken on the basis of any part of this Website's content. DMM also reserves the right to change at any time the information or data published on this Website.

5.4. Links

Links on the Website to third party websites are provided solely for your convenience. If you use these links, you leave the Website. DMM has not reviewed these third party websites and does not control and is not responsible for these websites or their content or availability. DMM therefore does not endorse or make any representations about them, or any material found on them, or any results that may be obtained from using them. If you decide to access any of the third party websites linked to the Website, you do so entirely at your own risk.

5.5. Viruses

DMM will use reasonable endeavours to ensure that the Website does not contain or promulgate any viruses or other malicious code. However, it is recommended that you should virus check all such materials and regularly check for the presence of viruses and other malicious code. DMM excludes to the fullest extent permitted by applicable laws all liability in connection with any damage or loss caused by computer viruses or other malicious code originating or contracted from the Website.

5.6. Personal Data

You are solely responsible for the sending and transmission of certain information, like emails or credit card information. DMM endeavours to insure that transmission of such data is protected. However, DMM shall not be liable for any loss or damage incurred as a result of the loss of this data or its malicious interception by a third party. Accordingly, DMM recommends that you install and rely on the proper software, and exert caution when communicating or using personal data.

5.7. Messages

Various messages (emails, tips, links, messages, reactions, communications, forum discussions, chats, etc..) may be transmitted on the Website by any third party. DMM reserves the right to immediately suspend and/or stop without any prior notice these messages. DMM shall not be liable for any loss or damage incurred as a result of this suspension. DMM shall not be liable for any loss or damage incurred as a result of inaccuracies or errors contained in any third party messages. Any text, data, pictures, video or other material posted in messages are the sole responsibility of whoever posts the material. If you post a message or transmit any other form of information, data and/or opinion on this Website, you commit to exclusively use information (images, photos) which does not infringe on any third party copyrights, or any other legal rights or standards of behaviour. You therefore formally guarantee that DMM shall be protected against any and all claims by third parties in connection with the use of such material.

 

6. Privacy Policy

6.1. Personal Information On this Website, we collect your personal information. This information is managed by our company. We archive and store the following information when you visit our Website:

  • Your « domain name » (IP address) when you visit our web page.
  • Your email address when you choose to provide us with it and agree to do so through the opt-in service.
  • All information linked with the pages you have viewed on our Website.
  • Any information that you have agreed to submit to us (for example, with regard to information surveys and/or sign-ups on our Website).

6.2. This information is used for the following purposes:

  • To improve the content of our Website.
  • To contact your at a later date for direct marketing purposes

6.3. The present Website uses "cookies". Cookies are small text files stored on your computer's hard disk by your browser. They're used for many things, such as remembering whether you've visited the site before, so that you remain logged in - or to help us work out how many new website visitors we get each month. DMM reserves the right to use these cookies in order to offer you a personalized version of this Website. Most internet browsers accept cookies automatically, but you can change the settings of your browser to erase cookies or prevent automatic acceptance if you prefer. If you do, we can't guarantee that your experience with the Website or parts of the Website will be as good as if you do allow cookies. In order to provide you with offers you may be interested in, we have partnered with internet advertising agencies. These agencies have received from us the authorization to embed ads on our web pages. When you visit our Website, the ad agencies may also collect personal information such as your domain name and IP address.

6.4. Security We use industry-standard SSL encryption to protect the data and information we transfer from or receive on our Website. We have already implemented security measures to protect your information and avoid the loss, abuse or modification of the information collected on our Website. When we transfer or receive sensitive information, such as financial data, we use a secured server. When we transfer data to contracted third parties, the contract stipulates that these third parties must apply appropriate security and protection measures.

6.5. Communication through postal services If you send us your postal address by the web, your information will be stored in DMM address database in order to keep you informed of our products and offers. Unless you object, DMM is authorized to communicate your personal information to third parties (such as commercial partners) for direct marketing purposes. If you do not want your personal information to be used for direct marketing purposes, you may signify this when you register on our Website. You may at any time consult, change or delete your personal information in the DMM file. To do so please contact us at the address indicated hereunder, and do not forget to provide us with your name and street address. We will commit to deleting your personal information from the address database which we share with third party companies.

6.6. Communication by phone If you send us through this Website your personal phone number, you may receive a phone call:

  • From our company in order for us to inform you on our products, services or upcoming events.
  • From third party companies and our commercial partners with whom we are bounded by contract.

If you do not wish to be contacted by our services, please contact us at the address hereunder. If this case, please do not forget to provide us with your exact name and street address. We will commit to deleting your personal information from the data base we share with other companies. If you send your phone number through this Website, you will only receive text messages from our company which are necessary to answer your questions or inform you on your online orders. With regard to the customers of our mobile services, we only collect your mobile phone number as well as technical data relating to your mobile with the purpose of providing you with an optimal service. We also collect information related to your mobile phone usage (text and MMS messages, how you use our Mobile Magazines such as the visited pages, the use of the DMM websites and IVR data purposefully supplied by the user).

6.7. Communication by e-mail If you send us through email through this Website, you may receive the following:

  • E-mails from our company in order to send you information on our products, services or upcoming events (for direct marketing purposes), under the condition that you have explicitly agreed to receive this information or that you are already a client of our company.
  • Emails for direct marketing purposes from companies or group of companies with whom we are contractually associated with, under the condition that you have explicitly agreed to receiving such information.

6.8. If you do not wish to be contacted by our services, please contact us at the address hereunder. If this case, please do not forget to provide us with your exact name and street address. We will commit to deleting your personal information from the data base we share with other companies.

6.9. If you believe our website does not comply with our "Privacy Policy", please contact our company at the address hereunder.

6.10. How to contact us regarding our "Privacy Policy"?

Our company could use our customers' information for new uses which may not yet be covered by our "Privacy Policy". In this case, we will contact you before using your personal information for any new uses in order to inform you of any changes of our rules on protection of personal data, and to provide you with the possibility of refusing to participate in these new uses. Upon request, we provide to all the visitors to our Website an access to all relevant information concerning them, and the possibility to correct any erroneous information we may have stored. If you wish to access this information, or wish to change it, please contact us at the address hereunder. If you wish to react to our "Privacy Policy", you may contact us at:

  • DIGITAL MOTORSPORT MEDIA
    19A Town range
    Po Box 872 Gibraltar

 

7. Miscellaneous

7.1. Advertising Ads which appear on this Website are handled by third parties. DMM will not be liable for the legality, the accuracy, the offer, the content, the proper function et/or the quality of the advertised products and/ or services.

7.2. Forum

If this website includes a forum, in addition to this disclaimer, the specific forum rules also apply, while the said rules may be consulted on this website. You agree to always implicitly respect the forum rules when visiting the website or when participating in the forum.

7.3. Hyperlinks

Any and all links to this website are authorized only having receiving the permission from DMM. In any event, after receiving this permission, every link must reference the home page of this Website.

7.4. Spam

DMM does not disseminate spam. You will only receive an email or newsletter from DMM if you requested it. If you receive undesirable emails from DMM, you may inform us of the matter and we will immediately take the appropriate measures to prevent you from receiving these undesirable emails.

7.5. Contests

For every contest, in addition to this disclaimer, the general rules of contests also apply, while the said rules may be consulted on this website, except if specific rules for a contest are provided, which will prevail over the general rules regarding contests.

 

8. Final provisions

8.1. Invalidity

This disclaimer is divisible. Therefore, the nullity of one provision shall not invalidate any other provisions. If any part of this disclaimer is declared as being unreasonably broad, the provision shall, in spite of this, be achieved to the maximum permitted by law. If any part of this disclaimer is declared as being completely invalid, DMM shall replace it by a provision which reflects as best as possible the economic effect covered by the provision deemed as invalid.

8.2. Competent Juge

Any litigation or claim, regardless of its nature, which would result from the consultation and/or the use of this Website, falls within the competence of the Courts in the judicial district of Nivelles in Belgium.

8.3. Applicable Law

Only Gibraltar law is applicable.

8.4. Disclaimer

This disclaimer is subject to change without notice according to the evolution of the law. We therefore suggest you check it on a regular basis and eventually verify which changes or amendments may have been made. Amendments enter into force as soon as they are published on this Website.

8.5. Questions

Any questions regarding the present disclaimer may be sent by email to f1magazine@ventures.be, or in writing to DIGITAL MOTORSPORT MEDIA, 19A Town range, PO Box 872 Gibraltar.