The company “Speakt Limited”, having its legal seat in London, at 178 Seven Sisters Road, Islington London, N7 7PX (hereinafter referred to as “Speakt”), has created and manages the Website “www.Speakt.com” (hereinafter referred to as the “Website”). Speakt offers translation services (translation services, desktop publishing, as well as services of interpretation, proff-reading, creation of documents, etc.), under the following terms and conditions, which, the visitor / user / customer (hereinafter referred to as the “user”) of this Website shall read carefully and access or use this Website services only if he/she fully accepts them. These terms and conditions constitute a binding agreement between Speakt and its user/customer.
The business activity of Speakt is governed by the general law of the consumer protection (L. 2251/1994, which incorporated Directive 93/13/EC on unfair terms in consumer contracts, as amended and currently in force) and the specific legislation applied on regulation of electronic commerce (e-commerce) (Presidential Decree 131/2003, which incorporated Directive 2000/31/EC on electronic commerce, as well as the Joint Ministerial Decision Z1-891 /06.13.2013, OGG B’ 2144/30.08.2013 , which incorporated Directive 2011/83/ EU on consumer rights).
Performance of Order
Speakt is obliged to perform the user’s order with due diligence required in trade transactions conducted and within the time agreed. It is provided that unexpected, random and unpredictable events and reasons owing to force majeure e.g. those relating to the health of the translators, as well as technical problems (including computer, software problems etc.), can be a cause of delay in the execution of the order, for which Speakt cannot be held liable and does not bear any liability for compensation whatsover.
The user, if he/she accepts the cost, can make a purchase via by means of the order and the online payment system.
Upon payment of service, the user provides Speakt with access and grants the right of processing of data sent by the user to the company. The user confirms that he/she has received, read and fully and clearly comprehended the said concerning the processing of personal data, resulting from the execution of the order and he/she expressly gives his/her consent for the aforementioned processing in accordance with L. 2472/1997, as amended and in force
The user, legal or natural person, shall fill in the form its real personal data. In order to avoid the entry of false user location, so that the user could possibly be exempted from VAT, the user explicitly accepts upon the payment of the order that he be encumbered with payment of VAT, in accordance with the current European legislation on the VAT in intra-community transactions.
Cost and ways of payment
The cost of each order is different, as each cost arises from the volume of the text as well as the language combination. The ways of payment referred to in the accomplishment of order in the Website are the only acceptable. It is noted that most credit card types are accepted through third-part secured system, payments through Pay-pal system as well as via bank account deposit.
Cancellation of transactions
The possibility of cancelling the order can be conducted within a reasonable period of time from the acceptance of the cost of order and the execution of the payment by the user. It is explicitly mentioned that for the period between the submission of the order and its cancellation, the user shall bear the costs which Speakt has incurred for the execution of the order, taking into account the commercial practices and the principle of good faith as well as the specific circumstances under which the order was carried out.
If the user asks for cancellation of the service, he shall be charged with the credit card expenses, in case such method of payment has been selected. For other methods of payment the refund is carried out within a reasonable time from the date of cancellation.
Exclusive Responsibility of User
The realization of an order for misleading or incitement and deception purposes is prohibited. The services provided by this Website can only be used in case of realization of legal transactions and purchases in the user’s name or with respect to other persons, for and on behalf of whom the user has the right to act. The user accepts that the abuse of the Website services may result in the exclusion of this particular user from accessing the Website services.
Intellectual Property, Trademarks
Intellectual property and all the protected rights concerning this Website belong to Speakt. The contents of this site exclusively belong to Speakt, unless explicitly copyrighted by third parties. The name “Speakt” as well as all trademarks, logos and all graphic designs depicted on the Website belong to the ownership of and consist property of Speakt or property of others.
Any copying, distribution, transfer, processing, resale, creation of derivative work or misleading of the public in relation to the real provider of the services and the content of the Website are prohibited. Any reproduction, republication, uploading, posting, dissemination or transmission or any other use of the content of the Website in any way or by any means for commercial or other purposes is permitted only after the prior permission and consent of Speakt or other copyright holders.
Τhe relations between the users of the Website and Speakt is governed by European Union law.
The codes used for user’s identification are two: the entry code (Username) and Personal Secret Security Code (Password), which provide safe access to personal data. The password can be modified, whenever the user wishes. The only person having access to this information is the user – through the above codes – and user is solely responsible for maintaining the secrecy of his codes from third persons. In case of loss or leakage of the codes, the user must immediately notify Speakt, which will proceed to necessary actions to protect the user. In case of failure of notification to Speakt by the user, Speakt will not be liable for the use of the password by an unauthorized person.
Receipt of newsletters
Furthermore, Speakt may send to its registered users news and offers via a newsletter. The user has the possibility of removal from the list.
Modification of General Terms and Conditions
Speakt has the right to amend or renew the above general terms and conditions of trade transactions on the use of this Website at any time, having effect as from the time of modification, without having the obligation to inform the user about it. The general terms and conditions of trade transactions, as applicable in the specific time period shall appear. With the further use of the Website after the modification of the general terms and conditions, the user accepts the relevant amendments.
Speakt maintains and reserves all its rights, even those not expressly mentioned herein.
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