Terms and Conditions
1.2 In addition, as a condition of your use of this website, you represent and warrant to us that you will not use this website for any purpose that is unlawful, immoral or prohibited by these terms and applicable notices and policies. Furthermore, you warrant that you will not use the website in any way that causes, or is likely to cause interruption or damage to the website in any way, or for fraudulent purposes. We fully reserve the right to refuse service, terminate accounts or remove or edit content if you are in breach of any applicable laws, these Terms or any other applicable terms and conditions, guidelines or policies. If you do not agree with the Terms set forth herein, we strongly recommend that you do not use this website.
2.1 We are hereby granting you permission to view this website and to use it for your own personal use, provided that you agree to and accept the Terms, as may be amended from time to time at our discretion, without notice. If you do not agree and accept the notices, terms and conditions set forth herein, do not use this website. Other than this agreement, we will not enter into any agreement with you or obligation to you through this website and no attempt to create such an agreement or obligation will be effective.
2.2 The content, information material, views and opinions contained on this website are for general information purposes only and are not intended to constitute or substitute legal or other professional advice. The website information should not be relied on or treated as a substitute for specific advice relevant to particular circumstances. All articles, updates, reports or other information available on this website are current as at the date of writing and such information can rapidly become outdated. We do not accept liability for incorrect content, errors, omissions in this website or its content but endeavours to correct them as quickly as practicable. Neither VELLA GRECH LEGAL nor any employees or officers accept any responsibility for any loss which may arise from reliance on information or materials published on this website. If you wish to obtain further information on the content published on this website, please contact us on [email protected]
2.3 The legal content on this website relates only to the law or laws, jurisdiction or regulatory environment it is specified to apply to, and that law or laws or regulatory environment may be different from your law.
2.4 We will in no way be liable to you or anyone else for any loss or damage, however caused which may be directly or indirectly suffered in connection with this website or any use of content provided on this website or websites of other entities that are hyperlinked from this website including any direct, indirect, special, incidental or consequential damage (including but not limited to loss of profits, interest, data, business revenue, anticipated savings, business or goodwill).
2.5 Certain parts of this site link to external internet sites, and other external internet sites may link to this website. We are not responsible for the content of any external internet sites which are governed by their own terms and conditions.
3. Trademarks / Other Intellectual Property
3.1 Unless otherwise stated, the copyright and any and/or all trademarks and logos, including other intellectual property rights in and to any and/or all material use and displayed on the website (including, without limitation, photographs and graphical images) are owned by either VELLA GRECH LEGAL or its licensors. For the avoidance of doubt, you are not permitted to use any and/or all of the materials on the website for commercial purposes without our prior written consent. You may also not create and/or publish your own database that features substantial parts of any of our service without our express written consent. If you breach any of the Terms, your permission to use the Website will automatically terminate.
3.2 You are permitted to make copies of materials published which are of interest to you strictly for your own personal use. Any copies of material published on this website which you make for yourself or others must remain intact.
3.3 The use of our logo as part of a link to or from any website is prohibited unless establishment of such a link is approved in advance by us in writing. Other services and names mentioned in this Website may be the trademarks of their respective owners.
3.4 No part of the website may be reproduced or stored in any other website or included in any public or private electronic retrieval system or service without our prior written permission.
3.4 Any rights not expressly granted or referred to in these Terms are reserved.
4. About Us
4.1 The Website is operated by VELLA GRECH LEGAL, a law firm located in Malta and operating from 197/1A, Merchants Street, Valletta Malta VLT1172. Our contact details are as follows:
M: +356 99422227
E: [email protected]echlaw.com
4.2 Please refer to the Contact Us on the website for further information.
5. Accessibility Standards
5.1 We are committed to providing a barrier-free, excellent website experience to everyone, including persons with disability in accordance with the principles of integrity, equality of opportunity, integration, independence and full accessibility. We strive to provide a website which displays information in clear English language in the written format, which can be easy to navigate and understood by persons using assistive technologies.
6. External website links
6.1 This website may contain links to other websites owned or operated by other external parties. Such links are provided for your reference only and we are not responsible for their content nor their conformity to applicable laws, whether local or international.
7. Limited Warranties
7.1 We do not warrant or represent:
(a) the completeness or accuracy of the information published on our website;
(b) that the material on the website is up to date; or
(c) that the website or any service on the website will remain available.
7.2 We reserve the right to discontinue or alter any or all of our website services, and to stop publishing our website, at any time in our sole discretion without notice or explanation; and save to the extent expressly provided otherwise in these terms and conditions, you will not be entitled to any compensation or other payment upon the discontinuance or alteration of any website services, or if we stop publishing the website.
7.3 We will not be liable to you in respect of any losses arising out of any event or events beyond our reasonable control or any business losses, including (without limitation) loss of or damage to profits income, revenue, use, production, anticipated savings, business, contracts, commercial opportunities or goodwill or any loss or corruption of any data, database or software.
8.1 You hereby indemnify us and undertake to keep us indemnified against any losses, damages, costs, liabilities and expenses (including without limitation legal expenses and any amounts paid by us to a third party in settlement of a claim or dispute) incurred or suffered by us arising out of any breach by you of any provision of these Terms, or arising out of any claim that you have breached any provision of these Terms.
9.1 To make this site work properly, we sometimes place small data files called cookies on your device. A cookie is a small text file that a website saves on your computer or mobile device when you visit the site. It enables the website to remember your actions and preferences (such as login, language, font size and other display preferences) over a period of time, so you don’t have to keep re-entering them whenever you come back to the site or browse from one page to another.
9.3 The cookie-related information is not used to identify you personally and the pattern data is fully under our control. These cookies are not used for any purpose other than those described here.
9.4 Some of our pages or sub-sites may use additional or different cookies to the ones described above. If so, the details of these will be provided in their specific cookies notice page. You may be asked for your agreement to store these cookies.
9.5 You can control and/or delete cookies as you wish. You can delete all cookies that are already on your computer and you can set most browsers to prevent them from being placed. If you do this, however, you may have to manually adjust some preferences every time you visit a site and some services and functionalities may not work.
10.1 If any conditions of the Terms and/or any provisions of a Contract are determined by any competent authority to be invalid, unlawful or unenforceable to any extent, such condition or provision will, to that extent, be severed from the remaining Terms and/or Contract, as applicable, which will continue to be valid to the fullest extent permitted by law.
11. Entire Agreement