The conditions stipulated herein regulate access to and utilisation of the website www.alojagatopreto.com, property of:
Portugal: A Loja do Gato Preto, with its head office at Alameda Fernão Lopes nº16, Edifício Premium, 3º A, 1495 -190 Algés, Tax Number 501 774 335 and a Share Capital of 340,000€.
Spain: A Loja do Gato Preto – España, S.R.L., with its head office at 32, Local B1., 28922 Alcorcón (Madrid), Spain, Tax Number B83417337 and a Share Capital of 5,000€.
France: A Loja do Gato Preto France SARL, with its head office at 20 Quater, Rue Schnapper les Tanneries Royales, 78100 Saint-Germain en Laye, SIREN Number 530 009 307 R.C.S. Versailles and a Share Capital of 5,000€.
Hereinafter designated jointly as A Loja do Gato Preto.
Visitors who navigate in and use the website will be deemed website users who shall implicitly accept these conditions without any reservation. Consequently, users are responsible for reading the said conditions when they wish to navigate in or use the website.
2. Data Collection:
A Loja do Gato Preto recognises the importance of protecting the privacy of information submitted by its website visitors. Consequently, A Loja do Gato Preto shall endeavour to comply with user privacy by aiming to establish a balance between its legitimate commercial interests of obtaining and using user-related information received from users and their reasonable expectations of such privacy. A Loja do Gato Preto will next explain how it manages and handles user-related information, whenever users visit this website.
2.1. Personal Data
A Loja do Gato Preto shall fulfil and comply with the provisions of Directive EU 2016/680 and other applicable national legislation regarding data protection, by means of which is regulated the protection of individuals in regard to personal data handling and its respective free circulation.
In compliance with applicable legislation, A Loja do Gato Preto declares that personal user data submitted when using the website or during the registration process will be stored in an automated personal data file of its property.
A Loja do Gato Preto stores identifiable personal information, particularly the name, postal address, email address and other similar data, but only through express consent by the website user.
A Loja do Gato Preto will collect, process and/or use supplied information to clarify website users’ doubts about offered products and services, to maintain users informed and/or to obtain their opinion about promotions, products and services that may be of their interest, for which it shall use promotional and information flyers or other similar materials sent preferably by email, and also to process purchase orders.
When deemed necessary, A Loja do Gato Preto will request the user to fill out the Data Update Form, which will be made available for that purpose on the website.
A Loja do Gato Preto shall also not share or supply collected information to third parties, except by express authorisation. However, to meet user order requests, A Loja do Gato Preto may need to communicate or transfer user-related information to group companies or to third parties with which it has signed agreements, particularly for logistics purposes. Users hereby, by accepting this policy, provide their authorisation regarding the collection, processing and/or utilisation of user-related information by other group companies or third-party entities with which A Loja do Gato Preto maintains agreements for the said purpose.
Access to personal data will be restricted to authorised personnel. A Loja do Gato Preto shall maintain data protection security levels compliant with current legislation regarding security measures protecting automated personal data files. The company shall also employ all available technical means to guarantee the privacy of data entrusted by users to A Loja do Gato Preto and to prevent its loss, misuse or alteration and unauthorised access, without prejudice of alerting users should these internet security measures become ineffective. The website contains an SSL (Secure Sockets Layer) Certificate that ensures authentication of the website and of its proprietor, but also guarantees secure communication: all information exchanged between users and the website will be encrypted using the SSL security protocol.
Users have the right to:
a) access and review their personal data and to demand that the data be corrected, altered, updated, eliminated or blocked, as well as the right to withdraw their previous consent at any time and free of charge by submitting a request to email@example.com.
b) submitting a complaint to the control authority, namely the National Data Protection Agency
c) being informed about any data breach/security incident
Users hereby expressly consent that A Loja do Gato Preto may collect, process and/or use personal data obtained through their utilisation of the website or through their registration. When registering in the website, users are requested to confirm, if you so wish, their authorisation for the processing of their personal data for Marketing purposes by checking off that option in the form. If users decide not to register, that confirmation will be requested when they make a purchase. If users decide not to grant their authorisation to have their personal data processed, their data will be used exclusively to fulfil a request or order.
2.2. Non-Personal Data
Any non-personal information, communication or material emailed by users to the website or to A Loja do Gato Preto shall be regarded as non-confidential data. A Loja do Gato Preto shall have the liberty to use and reproduce any of that information freely and for any purpose. Specifically, A Loja do Gato Preto will be entitled to use ideas, concepts, know-how or techniques contained in that information for any purpose, including the development, manufacturing or commercialisation of products. All information sent by users to the website must be accurate, legal and not violate the rights of others.
3. Links to Other Websites
As an added value service to users, A Loja do Gato Preto provides links to other websites. A Loja do Gato Preto endeavours to carefully select the web pages which it believes comply with its high standards. However, A Loja do Gato Preto cannot guarantee that those said standards will be met by all the proposed links, and it cannot explicitly or implicitly guarantee the accuracy of the information contained therein. A Loja do Gato Preto cannot therefore be held accountable for the content and use of the said external web pages.
4. Intellectual and Industrial Property Rights Associated to the Website
By accessing the website, users are granted a utilisation licence limited to the said website. This licence grants users a limited and non-exclusive right for the private use of the website content.
The website is protected by Copyrights, Associated Rights and Industrial Property Rights. The website and each of its parts (such as brands, logos, photographs, images, illustration, texts, videos, etc.) are the exclusive property of A Loja do Gato Preto, the sole entity authorised to use the Intellectual Property Rights and the respective personality rights, and the company does not concede any licence or right to users other than the consultation of the website.
Reproduction of any documents published in the website is authorised exclusively for information purposes, for a strictly personal and private use. Any full or partial reproduction or representation of the website or of any of its parts, regardless of the support, in any format, for any purpose, namely commercial, is strictly prohibited.
5. Disclaimer of Warranties and Liability
Users recognise and accept that utilisation of the website is of their sole and exclusive responsibility.
A Loja do Gato Preto does not generally control the utilisation of its website by users and, in particular, it does not guarantee that users will use the website in compliance with the law, with these utilisation conditions or with the moral and good practices commonly accepted in public order or that they will use the website diligently and prudently.
A Loja do Gato Preto does not guarantee or declare that this website or any of the materials offered herein will be exact, reliable, correct, useful, supplied in a timely fashion, uninterrupted, secure, free of faults or errors.
The website and all materials offered therein are merely for general consumer information purposes. Neither the website nor any materials are meant to comprise (and do not comprise) the practice of advice or supply of content, data, software, information, products and/or services. Any references to professionals or information (including, but not restricted to, its content and results) contained in or supplied through the website are merely for general consumer information and do not imply an endorsement by A Loja do Gato Preto or imply that A Loja do Gato Preto has any association with those professionals.
A Loja do Gato Preto shall be liable merely for losses that users may incur during utilisation of the website when the said losses are attributed to intentional misconduct by the former, whereby users recognise and accept full responsibility and risk entailed in using the website and its offered services. In jurisdictions that do not allow the exclusion and limitation of specific guarantees, the liability of A Loja do Gato Preto shall be limited to the extent permitted by law.
Without prejudice to liability for damages and losses that may arise, A Loja do Gato Preto may terminate, immediately and without prior notice, its relationship with users and block their access to the website or to the corresponding services if it detects improper utilisation of the website or of any of the respective services contrary to the applicable conditions.
A Loja do Gato Preto may, at any time and without prior notice, alter the presentation and configuration of the website, as well as these conditions or, if such is the case, stipulate new utilisation conditions through the respective publication on the website. This publication must be displayed to users whenever they access the website prior to its utilisation. Utilisation of the website, once the applicable alterations have been performed, implies that users accept the said modified conditions.
8. Government Law and Jurisdiction
Portuguese laws are applicable in Portugal, whereby the parties shall submit exclusively to the jurisdiction of Portuguese courts.
Spanish laws are applicable in Spain, whereby the parties shall submit to the jurisdiction of the courts or justice deemed competent by the applicable legal regulation at the location where the service is rendered, in this case, in the user’s area of residence.
French laws are applicable in France, whereby the parties shall submit to the jurisdiction of the competent courts of the geographic area of the head office of A Loja do Gato Preto.