Terms of use

Effective date/last update:  1° July 2021



BNI Worldwide Development Ltd controls your personal data in the name and on behalf of BNI Global, LLC and Brec S.r.l, together with its affiliates BNI Connect Global, LLC, BNI Enterprise Business Network (Guangzhou) Co Ltd, BNI Franchising, LLC, BNI Global Holdings LLC, BNI Holdings, LLC, BNI Hong Kong Enterprises Pvt Ltd, BNI India Enterprises Pvt Ltd, BNI Intermediate Holdings, LLC, BNI International Holdings CTB, LLC, BNI Lanka Enterprises Pvt Ltd, BNI Networking & Referral Ireland Holdings Limited, BNI Singapore Enterprises Pvt Ltd, BNI Ultimate Holdings LLC, Business Network France, Chapters France, CorpConnect Enterprises India Pvt Ltd, Corporate Connections Franchising, LLC, Corporate Connections Global, LLC, Corporate Connections Worldwide Development Ltd, Netwerk Organisatie Nederland en Vlaanderen B.V, Network Organization Benelux Ltd, Scion Social Holdings LLC, Scion Social Pvt Ltd and Scion Social Pte Ltd. (“BNI”, “our” or “we”).

BNI manages bni-italia.com (“Site”) and makes it available to the user on the basis of these evolving Terms of Service (“ToS”). The ToS govern your access to and use of BNI services available through the Site. The Site includes BNI related websites, SMS, APIs, email notifications, applications, buttons, widgets, ads, commercial services, and any other related service accessible through our Site or linked to these ToS (collectively, the “Services”), as well as other related services. any information, text, link, graphic, photo, video, or other material or composition of materials you upload, download, or display on the Services (collectively, the "Content"). By using the BNI Site and Services, you agree to be bound by these ToS. Since these ToS are constantly evolving, changes may occur, even frequent ones. Such changes may also change your privacy practices, rights, and expectations.

In the event of any conflict between the terms of this agreement and any translation into another language, the English version shall prevail. on any question of interpretation or otherwise.

1. Who can; use the Services

If the law in your jurisdiction permits you to enter into agreements with third parties, you agree to these ToS and may use the Site and the Services. However, if the user is in any condition of incapacity; legal (mental disability, drunkenness, age under 18, etc.), he will not be allowed to pay. permitted to use the Site and the BNI Services. Those who accept these ToS and use the BNI Site and Services on behalf of a company, organization, government or other entity legal, represent and warrant that they are authorized to do so.

2. Data protection and privacy

Our Privacy Policy, accessible at https://bni bolognaferrara.it/it/privacy https: //bni-lombardianord.it/it/privacy describes the modality; collection, processing, storage and sharing of information that is provided to us when our Site and our BNI Services are used. The user agrees that in the use of the Services, personal data are collected and used (as established in the Privacy Policy), including the transfer of such data to the United States, the United Kingdom and / or other countries for conservation , treatment and use by BNI, its franchisees and members, and its affiliates.

3. Content Related to the Services

User is serif; responsible for your use of the BNI Site and Services and any Content you provide, including compliance with applicable laws, rules and regulations. The user can Select the Submit button only if it is appropriate. willing to be held responsible for their Content.

As with any content posted on the Internet, it is serif; You must consider the source of the Content or materials before using or relying on them. You use the BNI Content and Site at your own risk.

BNI is a property holder; intellectual property and therefore includes the costs and expenses of developing and maintaining such property. BNI therefore respects the property rights of the company. intellectual property of others and expects users of the Site and BNI Services to do the same. BNI, in its sole discretion and without any liability; against the user, reserves the right to remove without notice the Content deemed to infringe the property rights of the user. intellectual.  We will respond to notices of alleged copyright infringement if they comply with applicable law and provided in a proper manner, as described in Section D below. We will also respond to notices of alleged infringement of trademarks and other proprietary rights of the copyright holder. intellectual property if compliant with applicable law and provided appropriately.

Users of the Services are expected to operate in a legal, ethical and professional manner. Users shall always behave fairly, responsibly and professionally and avoid any rude, deceptive, misleading or unethical conduct. The user is You are solely responsible for any comments or posts you leave on our Site, blog or BNI site. BNI does not control the published content and does not guarantee its accuracy, integrity and content. or the quality. By using the Site or the Services, the user could be exposed to content that he considers offensive, indecent or objectionable. BNI is not a professional. responsible for the contents under any circumstances and in any way, including, but not limited to, for any errors or omissions in the contents nor of loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of the use of content published or otherwise made available through the Site or the Services.

Examples of serif;">Examples of serif; unethical or illegal include, but are not limited to:

  • false, misleading or disparaging statements of any kind, including, including but not limited to, information about BNI or entities associated with it. affiliates, persons or entities; who use the Site or the Services;
  • unauthorized use of name, logo, trademark or protected material copyrighted by BNI, its entities; affiliates or other persons or entities;
  • violating any federal, state, or local law or regulation; li>

“spamming” the abuse of electronic messaging systems to send unsolicited mass messages indiscriminately. Although the most common form is widely recognized form of spam is a common cause of spam. email spam, the term applies to similar abuses in other media, for example, instant messaging, Usenet newsgroups, web search engines, blog spam, wiki spam, cell phone spam, Internet forum spam, and unwanted fax transmissions.

BNI strictly prohibits spamming and will proceed with the serif; upon immediate closure of the user’s account. Also, spam can be harmful. be illegal under applicable laws and may be illegal. result in civil or criminal penalties.

Use of any software made available through a BNI Site is permitted only for you. subject to applicable license agreements, user agreements, documentation accompanying or included with the software itself (License Terms). In the event that the software provided on or through a BNI Site is not licensed for your use under a Software-unique License Terms, you may not be able to do so. use the Software except as follows: (a) the Software may not be used; be modified nor; altered in any way; and (b) the software will not be able to; be redistributed.

BNI has the right (but not the obligation), in its sole discretion, to screen, refuse, move or remove any content that violates the ToS or is otherwise objectionable.

You assume all risk associated with your use of content on the BNI Site or in connection with the Services, including your reliance on accuracy, the completeness or usefulness of the of such contents.

You acknowledge that BNI may use fonts such as fonts, fonts, etc. access, maintain and disclose information about you if required to do so by law or if, in good faith, such access, retention or disclosure is reasonably necessary to: (a) comply with legal process; (b) enforce the provisions of these ToS; (c) respond to claims if content violates the rights of others; (d) respond to your customer support requests; or (e) protect the rights, property and rights of or the personal safety of BNI, its users and the public.

The Services and software integrated into the Service may include security components that help protect digital materials. The use of these materials is subject to usage rules established by BNI and/or its technology suppliers. Licensee may not attempt to ignore or circumvent the usage rules built into the Services.

A.   Commissions and Payments

When ordering a service, the user has the possibility to choose the type of font. to review and accept the fees that will be charged. The prices, the availability and the and other terms of purchase are subject to change. BNI reserves the right to discontinue or change the specifications and prices of services offered on and off the BNI Site without notice without incurring any obligation to you. Fees may be subject to tax.

When ordering services through the BNI Site or otherwise, you are free to contact us. responsible for providing true, accurate, current and complete information. If you use the BNI Site or other means to purchase a service, payment must be due. be received before an order is accepted. Before accepting your order, BNI may need to verify the information you provide and may cancel or limit your order even if it's time to complete it. already been carried out. Subject to applicable membership policies, if payment is already been placed and the order has been processed. been canceled or restricted, BNI will refund the refund. the payment relating to the service which will not be processed. delivered due to the cancellation or limitation of an order in the same offer as the original purchase.

If for any reason the company decides to contact us. management of the user's credit card refuses to pay the amount due for the service purchased, the user accepts that it is our faculty suspend or stop providing the service and require you to pay any overdue amounts (including third party chargeback fees or penalties) by other means acceptable to us. In the event that legal action is required to collect any outstanding balances, you agree to reimburse us for all costs incurred in recovering any outstanding balances, including attorneys' fees and other attorneys' fees.

The purchase of other products and services through the BNI Site may be subject to other terms and conditions presented at the time of purchase.

B. No automatic queries

User cannot type; send automated queries to the BNI Site or its systems without the express written permission of BNI.

C.   Property Intellectual

All content on the BNI Site and related to the Services, such as text, graphics, logos, button icons, images, audio clips, digital downloads, data compilations and software, is owned by agrave; of BNI or its content providers and are protected by international copyright laws. All software used on the Site is proprietary software. owned by by BNI or its software vendors and is protected by international copyright laws. All trademarks, service marks, logos, trademarks and trade names appearing on the Site are the property of the Company. intellectual property of the owners of such brands, logos or names and the user cannot use, modify, remove né otherwise violate any of these properties; intellectual. BNI retains all proprietary rights to the property. relating to the Site and the Services, including, by way of example but not limited to, those relating to the design, functionality and and documentation. The user cannot copy, modify or reproduce any part of the Site or the Services.

D.   Copyright

If the user is logged in, helvetica a copyright holder and believes that content on our Site infringes his copyrights, he may inform us by notification by registered letter to:

Brec S.r.l

Via Monte Rosa, 51

20149 Milan

Notification must include:

  • a detailed description of the allegedly infringing and copyrighted work that you claim is infringing;
  • the exact position on the Site of the infringing material;
  • user contact information; and
  • a statement by a person authorized to act on behalf of the copyright holder, certifying that the information provided is true and correct.

E.   Indemnification and defense

User will defend and will keep indemnify and hold harmless BNI and its affiliates (and its employees, directors, agents and representatives) from and against all claims, costs, losses, damages, judgments, fines, interest and expenses (including reasonable attorneys' fees) arising out of or related to: ( i) the use of the Site or the Services; (ii) your actual or alleged breaches of representations, warranties or obligations set forth in these ToS; (iii) user-provided content, including, but not limited to, actual or alleged infringement of proprietary rights; intellectual or proprietary rights of third parties.

F.   Limitation of Liability

BNI will not be serif; liable for direct or indirect damages of any kind, including, without limitation, incidental, punitive or consequential damages or losses arising out of or relating to these ToS, the Site, the Services, the impossibility of to use the Site or Services, or arising from any goods or services used or messages received or transactions made through the Site or Services

G.  Disclaimer of Warranties

The BNI Site and Services are provided “as is; how am I” and “subject to availability”. BNI makes no representations or statements. guarantees, express or implied, regarding the Site, the Services or the content of the same. To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, BNI disclaims all warranties, including, but not limited to:

  • any implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for for a particular purpose, ownership; and non-infringement;
  • the fact that the Site or the Services will always meet the needs, will be always available, accessible, uninterrupted, timely, secure or error-free;
  • the fact that the information, content and materials included on the Site will be the same as they are rendered;
  • any implied warranties deriving from negotiations or commercial practice; and
  • any obligation, liability, right, claim or remedy in tort , whether or not resulting from the negligence of BNI.

H.   Third Party Websites

The BNI Site may redirect or link to other websites on the Internet, or may however include references to information, products or services made available by unaffiliated third parties. While we make every effort to work with trusted and reputable suppliers, such sites may occasionally contain information, materials or policies that some may find inappropriate or objectionable. You understand that BNI is not a legal entity. responsible for the accuracy, completeness, decorum or legality of content hosted by third-party websites, nor it is responsible for errors or omissions in references to such websites. The inclusion of any such links or references is provided for your convenience only. and does not imply our endorsement of or association with the Site or any third party or third party. a warranty of any kind, nor; explicit nor implied. The user is you are solely responsible for and assume all risk arising from your access to and/or use of such linked websites.

I.    Electronic submission of notifications

By using the Site or the BNI Services, you agree to receive electronically from BNI any communications, including communications, agreements, required legal notices or other information relating to the Services. BNI can also transmit such notices by posting them on the Site. If the user wishes to withdraw his consent to receive notifications in electronic format, he must; cease using the Site and the Services.

J.   Jurisdiction and applicable law

The BNI Sites are created, managed and controlled in Italy by BNI. ToS are governed by Italian law without giving effect to conflict of laws principles. In Italy, any legal actions deriving from these ToS can be promoted exclusively before the Milan court which will have the right to do so. exclusive jurisdiction and you consent to the exclusive jurisdiction of such courts.

K.   Severability clause

In the event that any provision of these ToS is held void or unenforceable, the remaining provisions of these ToS will remain in full force and effect.

L.   Waiver

You will not be able to believe that BNI has waived any right or remedy described in these ToS unless such waiver is in writing and signed by BNI. No delay or omission by us in exercising any right or remedy which we enjoy shall affect us. be detrimental or construed as a waiver. Any single or partial exercise of a right or remedy will not preclude the further exercise of any other right or remedy. BNI’s failure to rigorously enforce a provision of these ToS will not constitute a breach of duty. a waiver of BNI's right to subsequently enforce such provision or any other provision of these ToS.

M.  Relationship between the parties

BNI is not a serif; your agent, trustee or representative. Nothing expressed or implied in these ToS is intended or construed to give anyone other than the contracting parties any legal rights, remedies or claims under or in connection with these ToS. These ToS are intended for the sole and exclusive benefit of BNI and the user.

N.   No resale rights

You agree not to sell, resell, reproduce, duplicate, distribute, copy, or use for any commercial purpose, any portion of this site or the use or access thereof provided through it, other than there; of the limited rights granted to you in these ToS.

O.  Force majeure

In addition to any exceptions provided by applicable law, we will be released from liability; for failure or delay in providing services available through our site resulting from events beyond our reasonable control, unforeseeable by either party, including, but not limited to: labor unrest, armed conflict, fire, accident, adverse weather conditions, inability to travel; to ensure transportation, governmental laws or regulations, and other causes or events beyond our reasonable control, whether or not similar to those listed above.

Effective date/last update: 1° July 2021

These ToS constitute an agreement between the user and Brec, S.r.l., Via Monte Rosa, 51, 20149 Milan.  If you have any questions about these ToS, please contact us at legal@ bni.com.

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