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Terms and Conditions

ACCEPTANCE

These terms and conditions of use (“Conditions of use”) apply to the Dropin.fm website, published at the address http://www.dropin.fm and to its third level domains, hereinafter also called “Dropin”.

These conditions of use and their subsequent modifications define the legally binding terms which govern and are applied to the use of all services offered by Dropin. By accessing Dropin, and using the services it provides, the User undertakes to comply with these terms and conditions of use; this applies to both "visitors" (those who limit themselves to explore or use the services offered by Dropin without registering with the site) and to "registered individuals" (those who have registered with Dropin). The term "User” refers to both the visitor and the registered individual. The user is authorised to use the Dropin services (independently of whether the access or use is intentional) if he undertakes to comply with all the laws, rules and regulations in force (“Applicable Law”) and with all the terms set out in these conditions of use. Furthermore, those who wish to become registered members and/or use the services of Dropin must accept these Conditions of use during the Registration procedure.

Dropin reserves the right to change, modify, add or remove clauses of these conditions of use at its own discretion and at any time; each modification will be valid from the moment it is published on Dropin. The user must periodically consult the Conditions of use to verify any changes. Use of the services offered by Dropin following the publication of changes shall constitute the tacit acceptance of such modifications by the user. The user, who does not intend to comply with the Conditions of use or with these regulations, must immediately cease the use of services offered by Dropin.

USING DROPIN, THE USER ACCEPTS THESE CONDITIONS; OTHERWISE, HE MUST ABSTAIN FROM USING THE SERVICES OFFERED BY THE SAME.

Provided these Conditions of use are complied with, Dropin grants the user the personal, non-exclusive, non-transferable and limited right to access the services offered and to use them.

  1. Conditions for use

    The registration and use of Dropin services are null and void if subject to prohibition. Using the services of Dropin the registered individual declares and guarantees that: (a) all the data provided for the registration are truthful and accurate; (b) he will maintain the data updated; (c) he is 13 years of age; (d) his use of the Dropin services does not violate the applicable law. The profile of the Registered individual can be removed and the registration withdrawn without prior notification, if Dropin considers the Registered individual to be younger than 13 or younger than 18 years of age while declaring to be an adult, or Dropin considers the registered individual to be an adult while he declares to be younger than 18 years of age.

  2. Contents – Sole property rights on the contents published on Dropin

    All contents, including in particular audio contents and information, which are uploaded and published by the User on Dropin are and remain the sole property of the Userwho has uploaded and published them, and he can always check in what way these contents and information can be shared through settings relating to privacy and to the applications. Dropin does not claim any ownership rights on the contents uploaded by the users and expressly acknowledges and agrees that the User who has uploaded them remains the sole proprietor and person responsible for them,without prejudice to the regulations concerning the limited licence of use set out in this Agreement. The User declares and guarantees that: (i) he is the proprietor of the contents published on, by means of, or in relation to the services of the Dropin platform or, in any case, he has the right to grant the licence set out at point 3); (ii) the publication of the contents on, by means of, or in relation to the Dropin services and/or to the connected services does not violate any law in force, including those which protect privacy rights, protection of image rights, copyright, contractual rights or any other right due to any individual or legal entity.The User undertakes not to use or publish on Dropin, or through the services connected to it, contents which are registered at a Body responsible for the protection of copyrights,towards which any royalties, charges and other fees for the use or publication of such contents must be paid. Without prejudice to the fact that these conditions govern the use of Dropin, the User must not upload, store, distribute, send, transmit, display, make available or otherwise communicate to the public any Content for which he does not hold the necessary rights. In particular, any unauthorized use of copyright protected material by the User ( by way of reproduction, distribution, modification, adaptation, public display, public performance, preparation of derivative works, making available or otherwise communicating to the public via the Platform) may constitutea violation of third party rights and is strictly prohibited..

  3. Granting licence to Dropin

    By uploading and publishing contents on the platform by means of, or in relation to the services offered by Dropin, the User grants Dropin a limited licence to use, modify, remove, expand, execute or publicly expose, reproduce, diffuse and sell said contents exclusively in relation to the services of Dropin, on any support or format and through any media channel, without prejudice to the fact that contents marked "private" cannot be diffused by Dropin outside of the services it offers and of the services connected to them. Following removal of the contents from the Dropin services by the Registered individual, diffusion of the same contents will be suspended within the shortest possible time, and the licence will lapse from the moment the diffusion stops. After the contents of the Registered individual have been diffused outside of the Dropin services, and the Registered individual has modified the privacy settings to "private”, Dropin cannot be held responsible for the diffusion of the “private” contents outside of its services. As an exception to the above, the Registered individual understands and accepts that once the contents will have been distributed to a connected service or incorporated in other areas of the Dropin services, Dropin will have no obligation to cancel or ask other Users, or a connected service, to delete such contents, and that these contents can continue to appear and be used indefinitely. To upload the contents to the Platform, the User grants Dropin a non-exclusive (the User can grant the contents under licence of use to others outside of Dropin) worldwide licence, exempt from royalties (Dropin will not have to pay anything to the User or to any other subject in relation to the rights granted with the use of the Contents published by the User through the Dropin services) with the right to sub-licence (so that Dropin may avail of affiliated companies, subcontractors and other partners, namely distribution networks of Internet contents and wireless communication operators, to provide the services of the Dropin platform), and valid worldwide (since Internet and the services Dropin offers have worldwide reach).

  4. Contents

    The contents present on Dropin (“contents”), such as: graphics, user interface, visual interface, photography, commercial brand, logo, illustration, or other, belong or are controlled by Dropin or are granted under licence to Dropin and are protected by the laws on copyright, brand and commercial patent laws, as well as by various regulations on intellectual property rights and on unfair competition.

    Dropin is the owner and preserves all the rights on its contents and services.

    All the contents uploaded and published by the Users, for e.g.: audio, texts, sounds, music, photos, images, graphics, comments and other contents, data or information diffused and distributed by Dropin, remain the sole property of the same Users and are controlled exclusively by the same Users and not by Dropin.Consequently, Dropin expressly acknowledges and accepts that the User remains the sole proprietor and person responsible for the contents which he has uploaded, without prejudice to the regulations relating to the limited licence of use set out in this Agreement.

    In particular, through Dropin, the Users can upload and publish contents including, but not limited to:

    • original sound tracks (upload)
    • canciones completas – con letra y música – originales (subir)
    • photographs (upload)
    • textual contents (upload)
    • audio contents (upload)
    • video (upload)
    • audio video contents (upload)
    • links to Internet pages, photos, audio video contents which are internal or external to Dropin.

    Declarations and guarantees of the User on the contents

    The User declares and guarantees Dropin that:

    1. every content uploaded or published on Dropin is an original work composed by him, or to have obtained all the licences, rights, consents and authorisations necessary to use this content and (if necessary) to authorise Dropin to use this content, respecting these Conditions of use including, but not limited to, the right to upload, reproduce, store, transmit, distribuite, share, publically display, publically perform, make available and communicate to the public the contents of the user, and every single part of them, on, through, or by means of Dropin and any connected services;
    2. the contents he uploads or publishes on the platform do not violate third party rights including, but not limited to, copyrights, intellectual property, privacy or advertising rights, or the rights to confidential information;
    3. that every content he uploads or publishes on Dropin is not registered with a Body in charge of protecting copyrights, towards which any royalties, charges or fees for the use or publication of such contents must be paid;
    4. that he has obtained all the necessary consents, permissions and/or authorisations from individuals or legal entities, in order to include his name, voice, performance or similarity of the contents and to upload or publish them on the Platform and through any connected service;
    5. the contents entered on Dropin by the user, including any messages which can be sent, are not and will not be offensive, injurious, slanderous, defamatory, obscene, racist, sexually explicit, ethnically or culturally offensive, indecent, and do not promote violence, terrorism, or illegal acts, or incite hatred on grounds of race, gender, religion or sexual orientation;
    6. the contents uploaded or published by the user do not imply any responsibility of Dropin, nor of its branches, affiliates, successors and assignees, and of its respective employees, agents, directors, officers and/or shareholders.

    Dropin reserves the right to remove the contents, suspend or interrupt access to the platform by the User and/or exert all remedies, if the User commits a violation of the contents or a violation of the preceding declarations or guarantees or, in any case, if the User violates the rights of another person or violates laws, regulations or rules.

    Prohibited contents and activities

    The user must carefully choose the information and contents he wants other Users to recognise or see by publishing them on, by means of, or in relation to the Dropin services.

    The User must not enter, upload or publish any type of prohibited information and content on Dropin.

    Dropin shall not be held liable for any information and content which are forbidden, unacceptable or, in any case, contrary to all or in part of the regulations of this Agreement which have been entered, uploaded or published by the User on Dropin by means of its services or the services connected with it despite the prohibition set out above.

    Anyone who has information on the improper uses of the Dropin services or of the connected services by a person is encouraged to click on the link “Contact us” at the bottom of the website page.

    Dropin reserves the right to send back, refuse to publish or remove any contents, for any reason or without reason including, but not limited to, cases which, according to the sole judgement of Dropin, breach the terms of this Agreement or are offensive or illegal, or in violation of the rights of any individual or legal entity, or harm or threaten the safety of any individual or legal entity. Dropin assumes no responsibility for monitoring the Dropin services to detect improper contents or behaviour. If, at any time, Dropin decides at its sole discretion to carry out controls on the contents published by means of the services offered, it does not in any case assume any responsibility for the contents, nor does it assume any obligation to modify or remove improper contents, nor does it assume any responsibility for the behaviour of the User who has entered such contents.

    The User is the sole person responsible for the contents he publishes on, by means of, or in relation to the services of Dropin or to the connected services, and of the material or information which he transmits to other Users, and of the activities which he entertains with other Users.

    Examples of contents are listed below, the publication of which on, by means of, or in relation to the services by Dropin is illegal or prohibited. Dropin reserves the right to investigate and to undertake appropriate legal action against who, at its indisputable judgement, breaches this regulation. Said action includes, but is not limited to, removing the contents prohibited by the Dropin services, withdrawing the registration of the violators and /or reporting these contents or activities to the competent authorities.

    According to the unquestionable judgement of Dropin the following types of content are forbidden. These include, but are not limited to:

    1. clearly offensive contents which glorify or promote in any other way racism, fanaticism, hatred or physical violence of any kind towards groups or individuals;
    2. harassing contents or which incite to the harassment of others;
    3. contents finalised at the sexual or violent exploitation of persons;
    4. contents which contain nudity, excessive violence or offensive language, or rather links to adult only sites;
    5. contents containing minors, pornographic content, with instigation to hatred, with images or graphics of nudity or with gratuitous violence;
    6. contents which publically divulge information which puts at risk the privacy or safety of other people;
    7. contents which constitute or publicise information which the User knows to be false or misleading, or promotes illicit activities or offensive, threatening, obscene, defamatory or slanderous behaviour;
    8. contents which constitute or publicise illegal or unauthorised copies of works of others protected by copyright, for example information technology pirate programs or links to such programs;
    9. contents which encourage or promote criminal activities or businesses or provide information on illicit activities including, but not limited to, the manufacture or illegal purchase of weapons, the violation of personal privacy, or creating or making available information technology viruses;
    10. contents which request or have been designed to request the passwords or personal identification data of other users for commercial or illicit purposes;
    11. contents which conduct commercial and/or sales activities without the prior written consent of Dropin (for example competitions, ads, etc.);
    12. contents which contain photographs or videos with the image of another person, published without the consent of the interested party;
    13. contents which, in relation to profiles of musical groups or other profiles, use misleading or deceptive material with the purpose of attracting traffic to the profile;
    14. contents which prejudice, or attempt to prejudice, the rights of others in terms of privacy, or publicity, or copyright, commercial brands, agreement rights or rights of any other nature.

    Below and without limitation are several types of activities which, according to the unquestionable judgement of Dropin, are prohibited with the use of the services provided by the same because illicit or forbidden:

    1. send or publish, by other means, unauthorised commercial communications (for example spam) to other users on Dropin;
    2. gather contents or information on users, or access Dropin in another way, using automated tools without the prior authorisation of Dropin;
    3. upload viruses or other harmful codes on Dropin;
    4. attempt to obtain login information or log in to other user accounts;
    5. discredit, intimidate or molest other users;
    6. criminal or illicit activities including, but not limited to, those of porno paedophilia, fraud, traffic of obscene material, traffic of illegal substances, gambling, harassment, defamation, persecutory behaviour, sending of spam (undesired mail), spim (undesired instantaneous messages), sending of viruses or harmful files, in violation of intellectual property rights or patents, theft of trade secrets;
    7. advertising initiatives or initiatives to solicit Users to purchase or sell products or services by means of the unauthorised or unacceptable use of Dropin services;
    8. sending of undesired chain e-mails to other Users;
    9. elude or alter, attempt to elude or alter, or encourage or help others to elude or alter technology or software which protects the data which is part of the services of Dropin;
    10. activities which envisage the use of viruses, bots, worms, or other codes, files or information technology programs which interrupt, destroy, or limit the use of software or hardware, or which allow the unauthorised use or access to a computer or to a computer network;
    11. any automatic use of the system including, but not limited to, the use of script to add friends or send comments, messages, updates on the state of mind or humour, blogs or ads;
    12. make use of means which create interferences, interruptions or excessive burden to Dropin services or to networks and services connected to the Dropin services;
    13. pretend or attempt to pretend to be an employee, director or moderator of Dropin, or another User or another person or body (including, but not limited to, the use of e-mail addresses associated to these subjects);
    14. with regard to the profiles of musical groups, or to other profiles present on Dropin, copy their code and enter it (or give instructions to others to enter it), into files other than those of the group profile on Dropin;
    15. use the account, the user name or password of another User, disclose one’s password to third parties, or allow third parties to access one’s account;
    16. 1sell or transfer one’s profile, e-mail address or URL;
    17. make use of or distribute information obtained through the services of Dropin to put in act or attempt to put in act harassment, offensive, or harmful behaviour towards other individuals or legal entities;
    18. expose unauthorised commercial publicity on one’s profile, accept payments in money or objects of value in exchange for performing commercial activities for third parties, by means of the unauthorised use of the Dropin services, for example by entering commercial contents, connections to commercial sites unauthorised by Dropin into one’s profile, by publishing blogs or ads with commercial purposes or sending private messages with commercial purposes;
    19. forward e-mails originating from e-mail servers of third parties without their authorisation;
    20. use invalid or falsified headings to conceal the origin of contents transmitted to or by I.T. systems of Dropin, or otherwise counterfeit one’s identity or the source of any message or content;
    21. to use the services offered by Dropin for illegal, deceitful, malevolent or discriminatory purposes and, in any case, in any way which does not comply with the Applicable Law.

  5. Protection of copyright and other intellectual property rights

    Dropin respects the copyrights and the intellectual property rights of others.

    Dropin also expects Users to comply with these rights.

    Consequently, it is forbidden for Users to upload, incorporate, publish, send by e-mail, transmit or, in any case, make available material in violation of copyrights, patent, brand, or trade secret rights or, in any case, any exclusive property right of any individual or legal entity.

    In the presence of specific behaviour, Dropin shall reserve the right to withdraw the registration of the persons responsible for repeated violations.

    The User who believes that his work has been copied or published on or by means of the Dropin services, with methods which constitute violation of copyright is requested to send a communication to the Legal Office of Dropin by means of the link "Contact us" at the bottom of the website pages. The communication should report the violation, being careful to indicate the following data: (a) identification of the work covered by copyright which is the subject of the presumed violation or, in the event of more works reported in the same communication, a representational list of the works themselves; (b) identification of the material on the services of Dropin (for this it is sufficient to provide the URL of the same content); (c) reasonable sufficient data to allow us to contact the person who sent the report, such as address, telephone number and any e-mail address; (d) declaration with which the reporting party claims in good faith that the disputed use of the work is not authorised by the relevant copyright holder, by his agent, or by the law; (e) declaration with which the reporting party claims, under his sole responsibility, that the data contained in the report are exact and that he is the holder of the copyright or that he is authorised to act on behalf of the holder; (f) manual or electronic signature.

    The reports of presumed violation of copyright, patent, brand or trade secret rights, or of any other exclusive property right of any individual or legal entity, can also be forwarded to the Legal Office of Dropin by means of the link "Contact us" shown at the bottom of the website pages. Furthermore, Dropin makes available several tools and technologies to allow copyright holders to have control over their protected works.

  6. Term

    This Agreement and any subsequent modifications that are published will remain fully in force for the entire period in which the User uses or is registered with the services of Dropin.

    The User can withdraw his registration at any time, for any reason, following the instructions in the relevant Account Settings page.

    Dropin has the right to withdraw the registrations at any time, for any reason or without reason, with or without prior notification or explanation, without incurring fines or sanctions.

    Furthermore, Dropin reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to reject, refuse to publish or remove what is published by the User (also including, but not limited to, private messages, e-mails and instant messages - for short "messages"), or to deny, limit, suspend or cease access to all or part of the services of Dropin at any time, for any reason or without reason, with or without prior notification or explanation, without incurring fines or sanctions.

    Furthermore, Dropin reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to reassign or rename the URL of the User's profile. Dropin expressly reserves the right to remove the profile of the User and/or deny, limit, suspend or stop access of the User to all or part of the services of Dropin if it is established, at its sole discretion, that the latter has violated the present Agreement or that he can constitute a threat for Dropin, its employees, its business partners, the other Users and/or the public at large.

    This Agreement shall remain in force even after the registration has been withdrawn.

  7. Fee

    The User acknowledges Dropin the right to demand a fee for any element which is part of the services offered and to vary the amount of any fee when, at its sole discretion, it considers it appropriate.

    If the registration is withdrawn by Dropin following violation by the User of this Agreement, the latter will not have the right to a refund of the amount of the fees paid and not used.

  8. Privacy

    Dropin is subject to the relevant privacy policy, which becomes an integral part of this Agreement by means of this reference.

    To consult the Privacy policy, visit the page at the address http://www.dropin.fm/it/informativa-sulla-privacy.html (privacy policy)

    Furthermore, by using the services of Dropin the user acknowledges and accepts that the transmissions via Internet are never totally confidential or safe. The user acknowledges that any data or message sent to Dropin could be read or intercepted by third parties, also in the presence of a special notification that a specific transmission (for example the sending of credit card data) is codified.

  9. Third party websites and connected services

    Dropin may provide access to third party websites, databases, networks, servers, information, software, programs, systems, directories, applications, products or services including, without limitation, connected services (hereinafter "external websites or services").

    Dropin does not have or maintain any control over external websites or services and is not and cannot be responsible for their content, operation or use.

    External websites and services may have their own terms of use and/or privacy policy, which may be different to those of Dropin.

    When the User uses an external website or service of third parties, he interacts with that third party and not with Dropin.

    Dropin shall not assume any responsibility, or provide explicit or implicit guarantees on the external websites and services of third parties, or on the suppliers of these external sites and services (including, but not limited to, the relevant privacy rules).

    Dropin encourages the User not to provide personal data to external websites and services of third parties, unless he knows and has full confidence in the party with which he is interacting.

    The User is the only person responsible for reviewing the terms of use, privacy policy or other terms governing the use of these external services which he uses at his own risk.

    Dropin advises the User to make reasonable enquiries and investigations before entering into any transaction, financial or otherwise, and whether online or offline, with any third party related to any external Services.

    The User is the only person responsible for taking the precautions necessary to protect himself from fraud when using external services, and to protect his computer systems from viruses, worms, Trojan horses, and other harmful or destructive content and material that may be included on or may emanate from any external websites and services.

    Dropin disclaims any responsibility for any harm resulting from the use of external websites and services, and the User hereby irrevocably waives any claim against Dropin with respect to the content or operation of any external websites and services.

  10. Blocking and removal of content

    Dropin has no legal obligation to monitor the content of the platform; nevertheless, Dropin reserves the right to block, remove or delete any content at any time, and to limit or restrict access to any content, for any reason and without liability and limitation, if it has reason to believe that such content does or might infringe the rights of any third party, or that such content has been transmitted or sent in violation of the present Terms of Use or in violation of the Applicable Law or, otherwise, if this content has been considered unacceptable by Dropin.

  11. Indemnity

    The User undertakes to indemnify and hold Dropin, its subsidiaries and affiliates, as well as its collaborators and other partners, as well as its officers, representatives, directors, shareholders, predecessors, subsequent owners, employees, agents, partners and employees, harmless from any damage, responsibility, loss, expense ( including legal expenses in a reasonable measure), appeal, complaint or request for compensation, lodged by third parties and deriving from the use by the User of Dropin and the services offered by it.

  12. Modifications

    Dropin reserves the right to modify these Terms of Use without prior notification to the User. These modifications can be made for legal or administrative reasons or for reasons of any other nature, without the User having the right to replicate.

  13. Disputes between Users

    The responsibility of exchanges with other Users of Dropin, or with third party developers or with other subjects with which the User interacts through the services of Dropin and/or the services connected, is solely that of the single User.

    Dropin reserves the right, but has no obligation, to intervene in any way in such disputes.

  14. Assignation to third parties

    Dropin may assign its rights and (where permissible by law) its obligations under this Agreement, in whole or in part, to any third party at any time without notice and limitation, to any individual or legal entity acquiring all or substantially all of the assets or business of Dropin. The User may not assign this Agreement with the rights and duties hereunder, in whole or in part, to any third party without the prior written consent of Dropin.

  15. DISCLAIMER

    Dropin shall assume no responsibility and shall not issue any guarantee that the contents published on or in relation to the services it offers or to the services connected to it are free of errors and trustworthy or available in a continuous manner, nor that any defects will be corrected or that the use of Dropin services by the User leads to specific results.

    Dropin shall not assume any responsibility and shall not issue any guarantee with regards to the content published by the User or to the accuracy and trustworthiness of these contents published on, through or in relation to the Dropin services or to services connected to it, the contents of which do not necessarily correspond to the opinions and policies of Dropin.

    Furthermore, Dropin is not responsible for any harm or loss, whether it depends on the Users of the services offered or on appliances or programming activities connected with the same services offered and used by Users.

    The profiles and connected services created and published by the Users on, through, or in relation to the Dropin services may contain links to other websites or services.

    Dropin is not responsible for the content and opinions expressed in these websites and services; furthermore, Dropin is not necessarily obliged to investigate, monitor or control the accuracy and completeness of these websites and services. The insertion of links to Internet sites or to third party services on Dropin services does not imply its approval or validation of these connected websites or services. Users who access these websites and services of third parties do so at their own risk.

    Dropin shall not assume any liability for the ads or connected services of third parties published on, through or in relation to services offered or to services connected to them, nor for the products or services provided by these third parties.

    Dropin shall not be held liable for the behaviour of the Users of the services offered or connected services, whether this behaviour is implemented on the network or in any other situation. Dropin shall not assume any liability for any errors, omissions, interruptions, cancellations, defects, delays in operation, anomalies on the line, theft, destruction, unauthorised access or alteration of communications of Users.

    Dropin is not responsible for any problems or technical faults in the network or for telephone lines, or online I.T. systems, servers or providers, I.T. equipment, software, or for failure of e-mail programs to function, or audio /video reproduction caused by technical problems or traffic congestion on Internet or on services offered or on services connected to it, or by a mix of these factors including, but not limited to, injuries or harm caused to Users or to the computers of Users or, in any case, connected with the participation in activities or the downloading of material by means of services offered or services connected to it. Dropin shall not be in any way responsible for loss or damage including, but not limited to, personal injury including with lethal consequences, due to the use of services offered or of services connected to them, of the participation in a Dropin event, of contents published by Users or by means of the services offered or the services connected to them or of the behaviour of one or more Users of the same services whether this behaviour is implemented in the network or in any other situation.

    The aforementioned limitation of responsibility is applied to any and all possible damage, responsibility and injuries deriving from the malfunction, error, omission, interruption, cancellation, defect, delay in operation or transmission, I.T. virus, fault to the communication lines, theft, destruction or access, unauthorised alteration or use, be it caused by breach, fault, negligence or other cause.

    Dropin reserves the right to undertake the following actions at any time and without any prior notification: (1) modify, suspend or interrupt the function or access to the services offered or to parts of them, for any reason; (2) modify or change the services offered or part of them and any possible rule or condition relating to the same services; (3) interrupt the function of the services offered or part of them if this should be necessary to perform routine or extraordinary maintenance operations, correct errors or make other modifications.

  16. LIMITATIONS OF RESPONSIBILTY

    Dropin shall in no way be held responsible towards Users or third parties for indirect, consequential, exemplary, incidental, special or punitive damage including, but not limited to, damage for lack of earnings consequent to the use of the services offered or services connected to them, also in the case in which Dropin has been notified of any possibility of such damage.

    n the case in which, as an exception to any other indications contained in this Agreement, the responsibility of Dropin is recognised towards the User, for any damage or loss deriving from or connected to the use of the services offered or of their contents, whatever the cause of this responsibility and independently from the form of the action taken, the responsibility of Dropin will always and in every case be limited to any total amount paid by the User to Dropin for services offered by it during the registration period of the same.

  17. Disputes – Applicable jurisdiction

    Any issue with regard to this Agreement or use of Dropin, including any dispute, shall be governed by the laws in force in Italy, and shall be resolved at the competent Italian court, independently of the regulations in the matter of conflicts of legislation.

    In the case of disputes relating to such issues the User accepts and submits to the sole Italian jurisdiction and expressly waives lodgement of any objection regarding this jurisdiction.

    Any claim relating to these Terms of Use must be lodged by and no later than one (1) year from when the matter of the claim has taken place, otherwise the same will lapse.

    No requests for compensation may be lodged which are higher than the amount of the out of pocket expenses, without prejudice to the right of the victorious party to obtain the refund of legal expenses.

    In the event of disputes between Dropin and the User deriving from or related to the use of the services offered, the parties will try to resolve these disputes amicably and in good faith. If the parties fail to resolve the dispute within a reasonable time (no more than thirty (30) days), each of the parties shall have the right to lodge an attempt of conciliation.

    If the dispute cannot be resolved by conciliation, the parties can resort to any other remedy available according to the applicable law.

    In the event that complaints are lodged against Dropin relating to the actions, contents or information entered or published by the User, the same shall undertake to refund and to assure Dropin from and against any harm, loss or expense (including legal fees in a reasonable measure) deriving from such a complaint.

I DECLARE TO HAVE READ THIS AGREEMENT AND ACCEPT ALL THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS CONTAINED THEREIN.