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SOMA (Social Observatory for Disinformation and Social Media Analysis), herein referred as “The project”, is a 30-month Coordination and Support Action (CSA) that addresses topic ICT 28 Future Hyper-connected Sociality subtopic d) Support of social media ecosystem community building, focusing in particular on setting up and the launch of a European Observatory on Disinformation monitoring.
“Materials” refer to all information, content, data, documents (e.g. white papers, brochures, datasheets, FAQs, templates, press releases, etc.), downloads, files, text, images, photographs, graphics, videos, webcasts, publications, tools, resources, software, code, programs, applications and products made available or enabled via the Website .
The term “The Coordinator”, otherwise stated as ‘us’ or ‘we’ , refers to the owner and creator of the Website https://www.disinfobservatory.org/ (collectively referred to herein below as this “Website”), in order to provide information to its users.
Athens Technology Center (ATC) SA (www.atc.gr) is the assigned Coordinator of the Project, based on the No. 825469 H2020-ICT-2018-2 Grant Agreement . Based on this Grant Agreement, The Coordinator is also responsible for the dissemination activities related to the Project’s expected results, including the creation and management of the Website or any other Materials included in it.
The term ‘you’ refers to the visitor of our Website.
These Website Terms and Conditions (these “Terms” or these “Website Terms and Conditions”) contained herein, shall govern your use of this Website, including all pages within this Website. These Terms apply in full force and effect to your use of this Website and by using this Website, you expressly accept all terms and conditions contained herein in full. You must not use this Website, if you have any objection to any of these Website Terms and Conditions.
3. Your use of the Website
You specifically agree not to access (or attempt to access) any of the Materials, through any automated means (including use of scripts or web crawlers), or by hacking, password mining or other means. You agree that you will not engage in any activity that interferes with or disrupts the Website (or the servers and networks which are connected to or accessible through the Website.
You also agree to use the functionalities available in the Website only to access, download, utilize, post, send or receive Materials in an appropriate manner.
You may view, download for caching purposes only, and print Material from the Website for your own personal use, subject to the restrictions set out below and elsewhere in these Terms and Conditions.
You must not use this Website to copy, store, host, transmit, send, use, publish or distribute any Μaterial which consists of (or is linked to) any spyware, computer virus, Trojan horse, worm, keystroke logger, rootkit or other malicious computer software. You must not conduct any systematic or automated data collection activities (including without limitation scraping, data mining, data extraction and data harvesting) on or in relation to this Website without the Coordinator’s express written consent. You also agree not to use any Materials in a manner that infringes any Intellectual Property Rights or rights of any party, not to reproduce or utilize in other electronic or printed publications. The graphic as well as technical design and all contact as well as pictures used in this online presentation are protected by copyright.
You also agree not to use Website’s domain name as a pseudonymous return e-mail address; not to disrupt, interfere or inhibit any other user from using and enjoying the Website or other affiliated or linked sites, or the Materials; and not to use any Materials in a manner that infringes any Intellectual Property Rights or rights of any party;
4. Copyright and Intellectual property rights
Other than content you own, which you may have opted to include on this Website, under these Terms, the Coordinator and/or its licensors own all rights to the intellectual property Material contained in this Website, and all such rights are reserved. The Coordinator authorizes users to copy and print extracts or documents from this Website solely for personal, non-commercial use, on the understanding that that any copy or extract of said documents or pages obtained, maintain all intellectual property rights or other property notices including all disclaimers contained therein. The Project’s logo may not be used or reproduced without the prior written consent of the Coordinator.
Except as permitted by the copyright law applicable, you may not reproduce or communicate any of the content on this Site, including files downloadable from this website, without the written permission of the copyright owner.
5. Trademarks, Trade Names and Logos
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6. License to you
- assign (or grant a sub-license of) your rights to use the Website or the Materials,
- grant a security interest in or over your rights to use the Website or the Materials, or otherwise transfer any of your rights to use them.
7. Links to other Internet Sites
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The Coordinator shall bear no liability for any direct, indirect, incidental or consequential damages that may be due to the incorrect use of the Website by Users or to any errors, failures, defects or delays in the operation of the Website or in the transmission of information on the Internet through this Website.
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