The owner of this website www.mentos.ie (“Web”), is Perfetti van Melle Benelux B.V. (“PVM”), a company belonging to the PERFETTI VAN MELLE GROUP (“PVM GROUP”), with the following identification data:
Registered office: Perfetti Van Melle Benelux B.V.
Tax ID Code (VAT number): NL001875607B01
Telephone: +31 76 52 75 000
Fax: +31 76 522 85 60
Trade register number: 20045885
This Legal Notice regulates the user (“User”) access to, and use of, the Web with the objective of providing information to the User related to PVM GROUP, PVM, its products, activities and promotions.
Before using the Web, the User must read the Legal Notice, Privacy and Cookies Policies carefully, given that these may be adapted and/or changed at any time. If the User does not accept the terms of the Legal Notice, s/he cannot use the Web or its contents.
USE AND FUNCTION OF THE WEB
The User agrees to make diligent use of the Web, and of the information contained in it, s/he is subjected to its regulations and to this Legal Notice, as well as to any other necessary conditions that PVM may establish to this effect on the Web.
Furthermore, the User may not commit any offence with the intention of damaging, misusing, and/or overloading the Web, or preventing in any form, the normal use and functioning of it.
PVM endeavours to maintain good operation of the Web, avoid errors, or if necessary to repair them, and keep the Web contents duly updated. However, PVM does not guarantee the availability or continuity in the Web access, nor the existence of errors in its contents, or that these are updated accordingly.
Access to the Web and use of any information or mechanism contained on it, is carried out under exclusive responsibility of the User.
PVM is not responsible for any damage and/or loss that may derive directly or indirectly from accessing or using the information contained in the Web, and especially for any information relating to third parties different from PVM, including, but not limited to, those produced by operating systems or caused by viruses and/or attacks to the system. Likewise, PVM is not responsible for damage that the User may suffer due to inadequate use of the Web, service or coverage problems, interruptions, lack of, or defect in communications and/or in Internet communications.
Furthermore, PVM is not responsible for any damage and/or loss to User’s software and/or hardware deriving from access and use of the Web.
The User is liable for damage or loss of any nature that PVM may suffer as a result of the infringement of any of the obligations to which the User is subjected according to this Legal Notice, any other conditions set out in the Web and/or applicable legislation at any time.
POLICIES CONCERNING LINKS
a) Links to the Web
Any third parties who have the intention of including a link to the Web (“Linking Website”) on a website, must obtain previous consent, in writing, from PVM, abide to the current laws, and under no circumstances be able to store their own or third-party contents that: (i) are illicit, damaging, violent, racist, discriminating, degrading, sex-related, etc.; and/or (ii) are inappropriate or unsuitable in relation to PVM activity.
The link in no way means that PVM supports, promotes, guarantees, supervises and/or recommends the contents and/or services of the Linking Website, nor is responsible for the contents contained in it.
In the event of non-compliance with any of the aforementioned terms, PVM will immediately proceed with the withdrawal of the consent granted to the Linking Website, who will be obliged to delete the link.
b) Links to other websites
On the Web, other links may be included that allow the User to access other websites (“Linked Websites”).
The existence of Linked Websites does not in any way imply recommendation, promotion, identification and/or conformity by PVM on the declarations, contents and/or services provided through the Linked Websites. As a consequence, PVM is not responsible for the contents and other conditions of the Linked Websites, and therefore the User is the only person responsible for checking and accepting them upon each access and each use.
All intellectual property rights concerning the design, databases, underlying computer programmes (including source codes), as well as the different elements making up the Web (texts, graphics, photography, videos, sound recordings, colour combinations, etc.) (“Contents”), as well as the structure, selection and order of these, are owned by PVM, the PVM GROUP or its licensors. Any logos included in the Web (such as, but not limited to, trademarks and/or designs), are property of PVM, PVM GROUP or its licensors.
Use of the Web does not imply the granting of any rights over the Web or its Contents.
The User is strictly forbidden to reproduce, transform, distribute, publically communicate, make available, extract, and/or make any other form of non-authorized diffusion or use of the Web, its Contents, and/or the PVM logos.
The non-authorized use of the Contents, the Web and/or the PVM logos, as well as any damage incurred in the PVM and /or PVM GROUP intellectual property rights may give rise to exercising the corresponding legal actions and responsibilities that may arise from these.
If any of the clauses of this Legal Notice is declared, totally or partially, null or void, this nullity or voiding would affect only the provision or part of it in question, while these will remain upheld for everything else, only taking into account the provision or part thereof that has been affected. To this effect, only the null or void provision of this Legal Notice will be exclusively invalid, and no other part or provision of it will be void, invalid, harmed or affected due to the nullity or voiding, except in the case that it becomes essential to affect this Legal Notice fully and integrally.