Flat4Rent.lt TERMS OF USE

1. Application and Interpretation of the Terms
 
1.1. This document constitutes an agreement between UAB Novo grupė (code of the legal entity registered in the Republic of Lithuania 123657796) which has all rights and obligations of Flat4rent.lt (hereinafter referred to as the Provider) and you (hereinafter referred to as the User) on the use of the website flat4rent.lt (hereinafter referred to as the Website).
 
1.2. These Terms (hereinafter referred to as the Terms) establish the terms and conditions on placing advertisements on the Website and viewing the placed advertisements as well as the rights, obligations and liability of the users of the Website and other provisions.
 
1.3. By using this Website you confirm that you read the terms and conditions of this agreement (hereinafter referred to as the Terms) and agree with and undertake to follow these Terms. If the User does not agree to assume and fulfil all the obligations laid down in these Terms unconditionally and irrevocably, he/she shall not have the right to use the Website and/or the services it provides.
 
1.4. The use of the Website within the meaning of these Terms includes the performance of all and any actions after the User logs into the Website by using the Internet connection. When using this Website the Users will have a possibility to place advertisements about objects offered (hereinafter referred to as the Advertisement) and view them, and/or to place and view personal posts of the users, read published information, write questions, responses or comments and submit, send and receive information and/or data of any nature and to perform other actions not limited to the aforementioned (hereinafter referred to as the Post) in accordance with the procedure established by these Terms.
 
1.5. The Provider shall reserve the right to change, amend or supplement the Terms at his own discretion at any time. If the User continues to use the Website after the Terms have been changed, amended or supplemented, it shall be considered that the User agrees with the changed, amended or supplemented Terms.
 
1.6. The Provider also reserves the right to change, modify or terminate the services for any reasons without giving a prior notice to the Client.
 

2. General Conditions and Requirements for the Content, Form and Placement of Advertisements
 
2.1. The Provider shall give the Users a virtual space, i.e. the Website, where the Users will have a possibility to publish their advertisements about goods they offer or are searching for (hereinafter referred to as the Advertisements), to read and search for the Advertisements as well as to use any other Services.
 
2.2. In order to place the Advertisements/Posts, the User must provide the following data required: name, telephone number, e-mail address and password which will be used for logging onto the Website. If the User fails to provide the required data, the system will not allow him/her to register and place the Advertisements/Posts on the Website.
 
2.3. The Advertisement/Post must be placed only in the corresponding category of the Website (e.g. the Advertisement about a flat for rent cannot be placed in the category of houses or commercial premises for rent).
 
2.4. One User may place and display the unlimited number of different advertisements of different categories on the database of the website at one time.
 
2.5. The Users are forbidden to provide false information in the Advertisement/Post. By providing the data in the Advertisement/Post the User confirms and guarantees that the provided information is true, correct and complete.
 
2.6. The User who has placed the Advertisement must actually have the advertised object offered for rent. It is forbidden to advertise an object which is sold or to the disposal of which the User is not entitled.
 
2.7. The content, form, visual conception and intended meaning of the Advertisement/Post must not contradict to the generally recognized norms of ethics or morality and/or existing legal acts of the Republic of Lithuania and must not incite discrimination or hatred on any grounds.
 
2.8. It is forbidden to use the Website for illegal or inappropriate purposes, including but not limited to the submission, publication, sending and/or storage of any content on the Website which: 
·infringes any intellectual property rights (copyright, trademarks, design, etc.);
·insults, defames or discriminates any person or infringes any person’s right to an image, name or privacy (telephone numbers, addresses, personal identity code, etc.), abases a person’s honour and dignity, or damages a person’s professional reputation, or infringes any other rights and freedoms of a person;
·jeopardises the safety of the Website or its database (programs or documents containing viruses, etc.);
·advertises tobacco and alcohol products or gambling games or violates existing legal acts in any other way; 
·violates any legal acts.
 
2.9. The Advertisement may contain photographs and video depicting the object offered for rent.  It is forbidden to place any graphic images/letters/figures (such as logotypes, hand-written texts, telephone numbers, surnames or any attractive words) or the combination of photographs, video and graphic images/letters/figures instead of the photographs or video of the object offered for rent or to modify the photographs and video in such a way. It is also forbidden to publish photographs and video of persons. By publishing photographsor video in the Advertisement/Post the User confirms that he/she has all the rights to use those photographs, video and that the use of those photographs and video does not violate any rights of any third persons.
 
2.10. By placing the Advertisement/Post the User assumes all liability for its content’s conformity with these Terms.
 
2.11. When placing the Advertisement/Post the User must follow the instructions on placing the Advertisement/Post provided on the Website as well as these Terms.
 
2.12. The Provider shall have the right to reject the Advertisements/Posts or to delete them from the database of the Website without notice as well as to delete any photographs and video included into the Advertisement/Post that violate these Terms or legal acts of the Republic of Lithuania.
2.13. The User is forbidden:
·to offer, in the Advertisement (comments, photographs, video), objects or services different from those indicated in the main information of the Advertisement;
·to indicate, in the comments of the Advertisement, a price different from the one indicated in the main information or a price that does not correspond to the actual market value. The price of the object offered indicated in the Advertisement must include taxes. Any advertisements that do not comply with this requirement may be blocked;
·to provide false information about the characteristics of the object offered for sale, rent, etc.;
·to advertise or publish any information where any third persons competing with the Provider directly or indirectly or their goods and/or services are mentioned. Such information/links may be deleted.
 
3. Consequences of Breaching the Terms 
 
3.1. When placing the Advertisement the User must follow the instructions on placing the Advertisement provided on the Website as well as these Terms. Depending on the nature of the breach the Provider shall have the right to edit the Advertisements that do not comply with these Terms or legal acts of the Republic of Lithuania, block their visibility to all the Users or put them to the end of the list of search results.
 
3.2. The Advertisement may be blocked, edited or put to the end of the list of search results. The User shall be informed about any corrections made by the e-mail indicated during the registration. The Provider’s right established by this Clause shall not exempt the User from the liability for the correspondence of the provided information to the truth and legal acts.
 
3.3. The Provider reserves the right to deny the User’s access to the Website or to terminate the provision of the services on the Website at any time without a prior notice as a result of breaching these Terms or legal acts. The User understands and agrees that the Provider shall decide at his own discretion how to remove the information related to the User after denying the User’s access to the Website or termination of the provision of the respective services.
 
4. Limitation of Liability
 
4.1. The Provider only provides technical means for placing information on the Website. The Provider shall not under any circumstances participate in any rent, purchase or other deals related to the goods and/or services offered on the Website or to the Advertisements made between the users (neither as an intermediary, authorised person or representative nor in any other way). The Website and/or the Provider shall not and cannot be considered to be the User’s agent, representative, intermediary or party concerned, etc.
 
4.2. The Provider shall only be responsible for the technical side of placing the information provided in the Advertisement/Post on the Website’s database and for technical support of the database only if the Advertisement/Post meets all the requirements laid down in these Terms.
 
4.3. Any publication of information or making it publically available on the Website shall not be considered to be the Provider’s offer to make a deal.
 
4.4. The Provider shall not be liable for the newness, accuracy, correctness or unlawfulness of the information provided in the Advertisement/Post, its failure to correspond to the truth or for its content.
 
4.5. The Provider shall not be liable for any losses incurred as a result of the use of the information found in the Advertisements.
 
4.6. The Provider shall not be held liable for any damage caused to the User or third persons as a result of the content of the Advertisement/Post and/or their placement on the Website.
 
4.7. The User agrees that the Provider is not and will not be liable for any malfunctions of the Website and/or the Services and any losses or damage incurred by the User or third persons as a result of such malfunctions.
 
4.8. The Provider shall not be held liable for the quality of residential premises rented, sold or purchased by using the Website and/or the Services.
 
4.9. In case links to websites of other companies, institutions, organizations or natural persons are placed on the Website, the Provider shall not be liable for the content of the information provided there or for activities carried out on those websites because the Provider does not supervise or control those websites and does not represent those persons.
 
4.10. The User undertakes to ensure that the Provider is free from any legal liability or obligation to pay, indemnify or compensate any losses, damage or any other expenses caused as a result of the User’s use of the Website and/or the Services.
 
4.11. The Provider shall not be held liable for any malfunctions of the Website or any losses incurred by the participants or third persons as a result of technical issues or other events that are beyond the control and influence of the Provider and that prevent the Provider from carrying out the Website’s activities.
 
4.12. The Provider is not and will not be liable for the unlawfulness, non-conformity, inaccuracy or falsity of the information placed on the Website (except for the information published by the Provider himself) and the resulting negative consequences for the Client or third persons.
 
4.13. When using the services provided by the Provider, the User must take all measures necessary to protect his/her personal computer against computer viruses and shall himself/herself be responsible for the protection of his/her computer against viruses.
 
4.14. The User shall himself/herself be responsible for the proper use of the user ID and password. The Provider shall not be held liable for any damage incurred by the User as a result of the use of the mentioned information by any third persons.
 
4.15. The Provider’s liability to the User or third persons arising out of these Terms shall be limited to the amount of LTL 100 (one hundred Litas).
 
5. Protection of Personal Data
 
5.1. The Provider shall have the right to process and manage the data provided by the User at the moment of registration or later while using the Website as well as other personal data collected by the Provider in any other way (hereinafter referred to as the Personal Data) in accordance with the procedure and for the purposes laid down in these Terms.
 
5.2. The User shall entitle the Provider to manage and process the User’s Personal Data in the scope and for the purposes indicated in these Terms.
 
5.3. The Provider shall collect and store the Personal Data electronically for 6 months from the last login of the User. After the period of 6 months from the last login the User’s account as well as the Personal Data and the information placed shall be automatically deleted from the Website.
 
5.4. The Provider shall not provide the Personal Data to any third persons and shall not make the Personal Data public except for the cases laid down in the Terms or legal acts.
 
5.5. In the case stipulated in Clause 5.4 hereof the Provider shall have the right to provide the Personal Data to persons who administer the User’s debts (e.g. debt collection companies).
 
5.6. The Provider and the persons indicated in Clause 5.5 hereof shall have the right to provide the Personal Data to the third persons who collect and publish information about debtors and who in turn shall gain the right to process, manage and publish such Personal Data.
 
5.7. The User confirms that the personal data provided on the respective Website is accurate, complete and correct. The User shall have the right to get access to his/her personal data and to demand for the correction of incorrect, incomplete, inaccurate or outdated personal data.
 
5.8. The Personal Data shall be processed in order to properly provide the services to the Users (to place advertisements, order certain services, etc.). The User’s personal data shall also be processed for the purpose of registration of the User and administration of the database of the Advertisements in the system of the respective Website. 
 
5.9. The User agrees with the system registering the User’s computer’s IP address and the date and time of login when the User logs into the system.

6. Final Provisions
 
6.1. The activities of the Website shall be carried out in accordance with legal acts of the Republic of Lithuania. Any disputes concerning the activities of the Website or related to the Website shall be settled by way of negotiations. If the parties fail to reach an agreement, the dispute shall be settled by the competent court of the Republic of Lithuania.
 
6.2. The Terms shall come into effect from the moment the User confirms that he/she agrees with the Terms and shall be valid as long as the relationship between the User and the Provider lasts.