Terms and Conditions

By accessing this website, the user declares to have read, understood and accepted the Terms of Use described below, without the need for any further act or consent.

  1. Website Content and Intellectual Property

“Site content” means all the information present on this website, including but not limited to trademarks, designs, logos, texts, images, photos, illustrations, audio or video material, web design and software.

The intellectual property rights to all “ABC Traduções” content that is not externally sourced and properly identified as such, are the property of “ABC Traduções” and are protected under the general laws and by national and international laws on intellectual property and copyrights protection and related rights, as well as by computer crime law.

This website also contains texts, illustrations and photos that cannot be copied, changed or distributed except with the expressed authorization of their authors. “ABC Traduções” and/or its directors and employees disclaim any liability for the misappropriation and misuse of the above elements.

It is expressly forbidden to copy, change, reproduce, display, disseminate, distribute, transmit or use the content of this website in any form or for any purpose without prior expressed authorization from “ABC Traduções” or its authors relative to content that has been licenced and duly identified.

“ABC Traduções” reserves the right to take legal action against the authors of any unauthorised copying, reproduction, dissemination, commercial operation or any other undue use of the website contents, disclaiming any liability for any misuse of the site by third parties.

  1. Security

Notwithstanding the commitment made by “ABC Traduções” as to the confidentiality of “personal data” and the application of security measures against the intrusion by unauthorised strangers, users of this website declare that they are fully aware of the characteristics and constraints, limitations and defects of the Internet, namely that the transmission of data and information via the Internet, circulating on heterogeneous networks with different technical features and capabilities, benefit only from relative technical reliability. These constraints may disrupt or make access impossible at certain times.

Users acknowledge and accept the inherent risk that any website is subject to unauthorized interference by unauthorized third parties and may, consequently, be interrupted, and that the information circulating on the Internet is not protected against potential viruses, diversion (free access) and that anyone is susceptible of creating a link with access to the site and/or to elements contained therein. “ABC Traduções” and/or its directors and employees shall under no circumstances be liable for incidental or voluntary damages suffered by users and whether or not caused by third parties in connection with the use of the services provided on this site or elsewhere on the Internet to which they have had access to through it.

“ABC Traduções” and/or its directors and employees are not liable for any damages that may be caused by the use of the service, including virus contamination.

Notwithstanding the privacy policy (which should be taken as an obligation of means) regarding the use of personal data, “ABC Traduções” warns that there are risks related to the Internet and databases, and that the personal data included in the portal can be captured and/or transferred by third parties, namely in countries where the personal data protection systems are still at an undeveloped stage and where protection is scare and/or inefficient. By accessing this website, the user agrees to the risks inherent to his/her activity as an Internet user, namely the risk of possible transfer of open data.

  1. Contents and Responsibility

The information contained on this site has been included in good faith and is solely for direct information of the users, and its use is their sole responsibility.

“ABC Traduções”, subject to compliance with the rules of protection of personal data, reserves the right to make changes and corrections, suspend, interrupt or close the site when it deems appropriate, without prior notice and for such a period as it deems necessary for any technical, administrative, force majeure or other reasons, and may not be held liable for those matters.

“ABC Traduções” and/or its directors and employees are not responsible and cannot be held liable for the hyperlinks in their service to third-party websites. These hyperlinks are solely provided for the convenience and accessibility of the user and “ABC Traduções” and/or its directors and employees shall not be liable for the contents of these third-party websites, and access and visits to such sites shall be the sole responsibility of the user.

“ABC Traduções” and/or its directors and employees shall not be liable for the privacy policies of third-party websites, and any hyperlinks that may exist do not imply acceptance of their respective content or association with their owners by “ABC Traduções”.

“ABC Traduções” may update the terms of use and privacy policy, following the changes arising from the development and technological advances of the Internet itself, as well as legislative changes in this area.

“ABC Traduções” and/or its directors and employees assume no liability or obligation for any action or content transmitted by or between the user and or any third party on or off this website and despite being attentive to the editorial content, does not exercise nor can it exercise control over all messages.

“ABC Traduções” and/or its directors and employees shall not be held liable for the truthfulness and accuracy of the data or content placed directly by the user, for which the latter shall be entirely responsible.

The user agrees not to transmit to this website any illegal, threatening, insulting, racist, discriminatory, accusatory, defamatory, offensive, obscene, scandalous or pornographic content or any other content that may constitute or encourage conduct that appeals to violence and unlawful acts, and we reserve the right to delete any message containing such content.

The user also undertakes not to perform any operations that may impair the operation of the message areas of the site or to access an area/account and its content without their authorization, testing, evaluating or breaching the vulnerability of the installed security, installing or attempting to install viruses or programmes that damage and/or contaminate it, or to trigger or attempt to trigger “denial of service” attacks or advise others to do so.

The user undertakes not to insert messages with advertising content (except in cases expressly authorized by “ABC Traduções”, in which case the user undertakes to comply with the legislation in force, namely the Advertising Code) or for his own promotion. It is expressly forbidden to use the site for illegal purposes or for any other purposes that may be considered harmful to the image of “ABC Traduções”.

Failure to comply with the ethical rules of use and good education implies disassociating the user from the mentioned services, with the misappropriation, forgery, use of misappropriated or forged content, illegitimate identification and unfair competition being punishable under the terms of the laws in force.

“ABC Traduções” shall fully cooperate with any law enforcement authorities or court order requesting or ordering the disclosure of the identity or assistance in identifying or locating anyone transmitting such content.

The user shall be liable for failure to comply with the Terms of Use of this site in accordance with applicable civil and criminal law. “ABC Traduções” may, based on a participation or communication, ascertain whether the content transmitted to this site by any user breaches its terms and conditions and determine its removal.

The user of this site agrees to defend, compensate and hold harmless from liability “ABC Traduções” and/or its directors and employees from and against any claim or demand lodged by any third party, as well as for all obligations, damages, costs and associated expenses (including, without limitation, reasonable attorney’s fees) arising out of and/or related to the use of this website by the user, content transmitted by him/her to this site, breach by the user of any rights of any third parties and/or breach by the user of the Terms of Use.

  1. Jurisdiction

The Terms of Use and Privacy Policy below shall be construed and interpreted in accordance with Portuguese Law. The user irrevocably accepts the jurisdiction of the Portuguese courts to settle any conflict arising from and/or related to the Terms and Conditions, the Privacy Policy below, and/or the use of this website.