Website Terms and Conditions of Use
- General information
- Disclamer & Limitations of Liability
- Information & Materials sent by Users
- Applicable Law & Jurisdiction
Italferr SpA – Italian State Railways Group (Gruppo Ferrovie dello Stato Italiane)
Registered offices: Via V. G. Galati, 71 - 00155 Rome (Italy)
Tax Information No. 06770620588 and VAT Reg. No. 01612901007
Italian Index of Economic and Administrative Data No. 541241
The purpose of Italferr's website (hereinafter abbreviated as the Website) is to provide users with institutional information on the Company’s organisation and governance and the transportation engineering and infrastructure services we provide, in respect of conventional, high speed and metropolitan railways, roads and ports.
By accessing and using this Website you agree to the following terms and conditions.
The contents of this Website (including, but not limited to, the texts, images, trademarks, audio/video files and Website design) are copyrighted and all rights are reserved by Italferr S.p.a. or the rightful owners, pursuant to the applicable copyright laws (Law 633/1941).
It is forbidden to reproduce, move, upload, publish or circulate the contents of this Website in any way, in whole or in part, without the express prior consent of Italferr.
However, this does not affect the user's right to reproduce or quote from the Website, in accordance with the applicable copyright laws. In any case, users may print or save single parts of or extracts from the Website on any computer devices, provided that they are used for strictly personal and not commercial purposes.
“Italferr®” is a registered trademark. All trademarks, logos and service marks that appear on the Website are the property of either Italferr SpA or other FS Italiane group companies, pursuant to the applicable industrial property rights regulations (Industrial Property Code or Legislative Decree 30/2005).
Any other trademarks or service marks displayed on the Website are the property of their respective owners.
It is strictly forbidden to reproduce or use – in any way, manner or form – the trademarks, logos or service marks owned by Italferr SpA, or other FS Italiane group companies.
Italferr SpA wishes to caution users that the unauthorised reproduction and use, in general, of its trademarks and service marks constitutes an offence and shall be prosecuted under civil and criminal law.
It is forbidden to use the name “Italferr”, associated in any way or form to the Italferr trademark or logo, in whole or in part, as an internet domain name for other websites, or even as part of any such domain names.
It is forbidden to include the trademarks, text-based service marks or, generally speaking, any terms however related to the former, in the html codes of other website pages, and their use as metadata (meta-tags, keyword-tags, etc.) is strictly forbidden by individuals or entities not belonging to any FS Italiane group companies.
Any links to the Website shall not harm or damage the reputation or operations of FS Italiane group.
It is strictly forbidden to “deep link” parts of the Website to any third-party sites or, in any case, to hyperlink any part of the Website by either bypassing the home page, or failing to use the
www.italferr.it address in full.
Failure to observe these provisions shall entail civil and criminal prosecution, unless prior authorisation in writing has been obtained.
Italferr SpA manages this Website, checks the contents thereof and updates it, when necessary, with the utmost care and diligence.
However, the texts, information and any other data published or accessed via the special forms have the sole purpose of informing the public and therefore have no official value, unless otherwise specified or provided by law. All information is provided as is and if and when available.
Therefore, and also in view of the fact that the services are provided free of charge, Italferr cannot guarantee and, indeed, disclaims, without limitation, all liability, whether direct or indirect, for any inaccuracies, errors, omissions or damage ensuing from the use of this Website.
The Website may feature links to the sites or resources of other Internet providers over which Italferr SpA has no control and, therefore, accepts no liability whatsoever for the contents, services, information, including advertising, or other offerings therein.
Despite Italferr’s best efforts, it cannot guarantee that use of the Website is free of viruses or other malicious elements created by third parties and, therefore, accepts no responsibility or liability with regard to such damage-causing components.
Italferr SpA does not accept and cannot take into consideration unsolicited contributions of any kind or nature. Therefore, users are kindly requested not to send Italferr any such materials, including ideas for promotional campaigns or other purposes, technology, website graphics, creative works, suggestions, etc..
It follows that any materials received by Italferr, in any form or in any way, shall not be treated as confidential.
Moreover, by sending or uploading any such materials, the author automatically grants Italferr SpA the related property or usage rights, free of charge, for commercial and other purposes and for an unlimited period of time. Therefore, Italferr will have no obligations, with respect to these materials, and shall be free to reproduce, use, disclose, display, transform and incorporate them into other materials and distribute them to third parties, without limitations and without incurring any liability for breach of the applicable laws protecting, inter alia, copyright and industrial property.
Having regard to the treatment and processing of the personal details of users/clients visiting the www.italferr.it website, we wish to inform users that, pursuant to art.13 of Legislative Decree 196/03 (Italian Personal Data Protection Code, as amended):
1. any data provided voluntarily, including email addresses, will only be processed for the purpose of providing the requested information and services;
2. your data will not be used for any other purposes, unless you have given your express consent;
3. while browsing the Website, we will collect technical information on the hardware and software used by visitors.
The information we collect does not include personal data, but only data of a technical nature, which will be used anonymously and in aggregate form, in order to improve service quality and gather statistics on Website use. For further details, please refer to the section on cookies.
Personal data will be processed using automated systems for such a time as may be required to fulfil the purposes for which it was supplied, using systems protected by the safety measures referred to in Legislative Decree 196/03, and, in particular, in Annex B thereto “Technical Specifications for Security Measures”.
The person disclosing or sending personal data to Italferr SpA, and to the other FS Italiane group companies, shall be directly and exclusively responsible for its accuracy and truthfulness.
Data subjects may at any given time exercise their rights pursuant to art. 7 of Legislative Decree 196/03 and, in particular, they are entitled to receive information on the source of the data and the purposes of the data processing, to check the accuracy of the data and request its updating, correction or integration, in accordance with the applicable procedures.
Article 7 also provides that, should details be processed in breach of the law, data subjects are entitled to demand that they be deleted, converted into anonymous form or blocked; data subjects may also object to their processing on legitimate grounds.
These Terms and Conditions of Use and their application are governed by Italian law.
Any disputes arising out of or in connection with these Terms and Conditions of Use (including their application, interpretation or effectiveness) shall be referred exclusively to the Court of Rome (Italy).
Please send enquires or requests for clarification to:
Via V. G. Galati, 71 - 00155 Rome (Italy)