These terms and conditions govern your use of this website; by using this website, you accept these terms and conditions in full. If you disagree with these terms and conditions or any part of these terms and conditions, you must not use this website.
Information & Liability
All information provided in this website is provided for information purposes only and does not constitute a legal contract between Valletta 2018 Foundation (“Foundation”) and any person or entity unless otherwise specified. Information on this website is subject to change without prior notice. Although every reasonable effort is made to present current and accurate information, the Foundation makes no guarantees of any kind.
This website may contain information that is created and maintained by a variety of sources both internal and external to the Foundation. In no event shall the Foundation be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with the use of or reliance on any such content, goods, or services available on or through any such site or resource.
Any links to external websites and/or other information provided or returned from this website’s web search engines are provided as a courtesy. They should not be construed as an endorsement by the Foundation or views of the linked materials.
This website shall not be used in any way that causes, or may cause, damage to the website or impairment of the availability or accessibility of the website; or in any way which is unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful, or in connection with any unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful purpose or activity.
All photographs and other elements in this website may be protected through intellectual property law and other applicable laws. The elements it displays may not be copied or retransmitted by any means without explicit authorisation from the Foundation.
Whilst linking to this website is welcome, the following guidelines must be observed:
a) The incorporation of any content from this site into the user’s site (e.g., by in-lining, framing or creating other browser or border environments around the Foundations’ content) is not permitted;
b) Replication of content is not permitted;
c) No use can be made of the Foundation’s name and logo, and/or of any other name, brand, design, abstract, service mark found in this website for the purpose of linking to this website and/or for any other reason whatsoever;
d) No use can be made of a link that in any manner presents or is likely to present the Foundation in any way which would suggest that the Foundation has any relationship or affiliation with the user’s site or that it endorses user’s site, products or services, unless there is a specific written agreement between the two entities;
e) No use can be made of the Foundation’s names, logo, brand, designs, abstracts or service marks or any other words or codes identifying this website in any “metatag” or other information used by search engines or other information location tools to identify and select sites;
The Foundation may collect personal data, including that given during the use of this website. Personal data includes any data which indicates the identity of the person to whom it relates, or which can be used to identify that person. If the user uses the website the Foundation may record certain information to enable, evaluate and monitor use of the website and the and its services.
The Foundation will treat the user’s personal data in confidence and will only make it available insofar as this is permitted by data protection laws or if the user has consented to this. Personal data will also be recorded in connection with the user’s activities to enable, support and analyze anonymously such activities for the purposes of improving the websites and services, as well as to prevent fraud and illegal use. In some cases, the Foundation may also use the user’s personal data to communicate with the user.
With the exception of the cases mentioned in this privacy statement, the user’s personal data will not be passed on to third parties without the user’s consent.
The Foundation may nonetheless also transfer personal information for the following purposes:
a) To meet statutory requirements or in response to complaints or legal proceedings,
b) To protect the rights or property of the Foundation, including the enforcement of agreements or guidelines on the use of this website
In some cases, the Foundation may use technologies such as cookies (data packet that is copied to the user’s hard drive by a web server), web beacons (electronic, invisible GIF image that is integrated into a website or an e-mail) or similar instruments to collect data.
If any provision of this website disclaimer is, or is found to be, unenforceable under applicable law, that will not affect the enforceability of the other provisions of this website disclaimer.
Breaches of these Terms and Conditions
Without prejudice to Foundation’s other rights under these terms and conditions, if the user breaches these terms and conditions in any way, the Foundation may take such action as it deems appropriate to deal with the breach, including suspending the user’s access to the website, prohibiting the user from accessing the website, blocking computers using user’s IP address from accessing the website, contacting user’s internet service provider to request that they block user’s access to the website and/or to institute legal proceedings against user as it may deem fit in the circumstances
Foundation may revise these terms and conditions from time to time. Revised terms and conditions will apply to the use of this website from the date of the publication of the revised terms and conditions on this website. Users are expected to check this page regularly to ensure familiarity with the current version.
Foundation may transfer, sub-contract or otherwise deal its rights and/or obligations under these terms and conditions without notifying users or obtaining users’ consent.
If a provision of these terms and conditions is determined by any court or other competent authority to be unlawful and/or unenforceable, the other provisions will continue in effect. If any unlawful and/or unenforceable provision would be lawful or enforceable if part of it were deleted, that part will be deemed to be deleted, and the rest of the provision will continue in effect.
These terms and conditions constitute the entire agreement between the user and the Foundation in relation to the use of this website, and supersede all previous agreements in respect of the use of this website.
Law and Jurisdiction
These terms and conditions will be governed by and construed in accordance with the Laws of the Republic of Malta, and any disputes relating to these terms and conditions will be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of the Republic of Malta.