Terms and Conditions of Website Usage

The website of Peter Anthony Bournias, herein known as Bournias.net.

he term Bournias.net or ‘us' or ‘we' or ‘my' or ‘our' refers to the owner of the website, Bournias.net and the Webmaster.

The term ‘you' or ‘visitor' or 'user' or  'he / she' refers to the user or viewer of our website.

Peter A. Bournias takes your privacy privacy and data seriously.

When you communicate with us, you may be asked to provide certain personal or business information such as name, email, address, telephone, credit card, and/or other related data.

We use the personal or business data to identify you, manage your account, provide our services, invoice you, and fulfill our contractual obligations by providing the services that you have requested.

Before you send us your basic personal data and contact information, we need your consent to authorize us to contact you using any of the following methods of communications such as: Post, Email, Telephone, SMS Text message, video conferencing/chat.

If you continue to browse and use this website, you are agreeing to comply with and be bound by the following terms and conditions of use.  If you disagree with any part of these terms and conditions, please do not continue to view this website.

The use of this website is subject to the following terms of use:

The content of the pages of this website is for your general information and use only.  It is subject to change without notice.

Neither we nor any third parties provide any warranty or guarantee as to the accuracy, timeliness, performance, completeness or suitability of the information and materials found or offered on this website for any particular purpose. You acknowledge that such information and materials may contain inaccuracies or errors and we expressly exclude liability for any such inaccuracies or errors to the fullest extent permitted by law.

Your use of any information or materials on this website is entirely at your own risk, for which we shall not be liable. It shall be your own responsibility to ensure that any products, services or information available through this website meet your specific requirements.

This website contains material which is owned by or licensed to us. This material includes, but is not limited to, the design, layout, look, appearance and graphics. Reproduction is prohibited other than in accordance with the copyright notice, which forms part of these terms and conditions.

All trademarks reproduced in this website, which are not the property of, or licensed to the operator, are acknowledged on the website.

Unauthorized use of this website may give to a claim for damages and/or be a criminal offence.

From time to time this website may also include links to other websites. These links are provided for your convenience to provide further information. They do not signify that we endorse the website(s). We have no responsibility for the content of the linked website(s).

Your use of this website and any dispute arising out of such use of the website is subject to the laws of Greece.

Bournias.net will not be responsible for typographical errors in advertisements or unethical business practices by advertisers.

Bournias.net reserves the right to refuse any advertiser for any reason.

PERSONAL DATA AND PRIVACY POLICY

For simple browsing of the pages of Bournias.net no personal information of the Visitor or User is collected.

Visitor or User personal data provided to Bournias.net only takes place in order to inform and support the Visitor or User in the operation of the services they register, to meet their respective requirements, and to inform them about the promotion of new services.

The above information may be requested for the registration of the Visitor or User for:

- contacting the Visitor or User, if required

- a mailing list and newsletters to be sent by Bournias.net

- allowing the Visitor or User to register as a user of Bournias.net.

If the Visitor or User registers as a user of Bournias.net, he / she sends a registration form that records and collects the Visitor or User IP address, and a cookie is sent to the user's computer.

Visitor or User may change / correct and / or update personal details of the registration.

Visitor or User may request the deletion of their registration, personal details, and any information that the Visitor or User at any time, by sending an email using the contact form of Bournias.net.

Bournias.net collects Visitor or User data when the:

A. becomes a registered Visitor or User,

B. completes a form and providing personal data to use its services,

C. sends an email using the contact form, and

D. visits pages.

In particular, the technical ways in which data from the Visitor or User is collected when using the page services is as follows:

METHODS OF COLLECTION OF DATA

a. Personal data that can be requested from a page:

When a Visitor or User uses certain page features, such as when registering for specific services, accessing specific content or features, or when communicating directly with a page or service, they may be asked for information such as:

- contact details such as name, email address, postal address, telephone number and mobile phone number,

- personal information about themselves or a third person,

- information posted in community discussions and other interactive web features,

- search queries performed on the page,

- correspondence sent to Bournias.net through the page, and

- username and password.

b. Statistical information gathered automatically during the visit to Bournias.net and interaction of the Visitor or User per page:

When the Visitor or User visits and interacts with the page, and in this way certain information can be automatically collected, such as:

- the Internet Protocol (IP) address of the computer,

- the type of browser and operating system,

- the websites he visited immediately before and after his visit to the page,

- activities within community discussions,

- websites and ads he sees and links he 'clicks' within the page,

- the speed of its connection and information about the software programs installed on its computer,

- aggregated data on click-through and viewer video,

- basic connection information to the server, and

- information collected through HTML cookies, Flash cookies, web beacons and other similar technologies.

c. Information and Visitor or User data can be collected from other sources:

Through the use of third-party services or links, Visitors or Users can access information from third-party sources and platforms (such as social networking sites, databases, on-line marketing companies, and advertisers) that include:

- if the Visitor or User acquires access to third-party social networking services (such as Facebook Connect or Twitter) through the page, user name and logins for those services,

- demographic data, such as age group, sex and interests,

- interactions with ads and view data, such as click-through, and how many times a particular ad has seen,

Unique identifiers, including mobile identification numbers, which can identify the physical location of these devices in accordance with applicable law.

Note that the page may combine the information gathered directly with the information received from third-party sources.

d. Votes

For user participation in polls made on the Website, no personal information is requested. The vote of the Visitor or User is recorded solely for the purpose of conducting conclusions in relation to the position of public opinion on a certain issue statistically. Votes and their results are intellectual property of Bournias.net.

f. Ads:

For the purpose of Bournias.net providing free access to the content of its pages, ads may be shown on it, many of which are targeted based on information about each Visitor or User separately. For example, using information collected through cookies, web beacons, and other sources, demographic data or information about on-line activities or the interests of Visitors or Users can be used to view targeted ads. It should be noted that the practices of third-party advertisers or platforms that collect data on the pages are not covered by this privacy policy.

RELATIONSHIP AND DISCLOSURE OF PERSONAL DATA

a. Bournias.net strictly observes the Greek legislation on the Record of Personal Data.

b. The data reported and collected in the above cases are not disclosed to third parties.

c. The data reported and collected in the above cases are not publicized or exploited by Bournias.net.

d. Bournias.net undertakes not to sell, rent or in any way publish and / or disclose the personal data of the Visitors or Users to any third party.

e. Bournias.net may transfer the personal data of Visitors or Users to third parties only in the following cases:

- Provided he has the explicit written consent of Visitors or Users to channel their personal data, which is presumed to be given when the Visitor or User provides Personal Data for services to be performed on one of the Websites owned by Bournias.net and does not make a request for objection, as set out above.

- In the event that the distribution of the personal data of the Visitors or Users to third parties cooperating with the pages owned by Bournias.net becomes necessary to meet the demands of users. Third parties (natural or legal persons) cooperating with the sites owned by Bournias.net have the right to process personal data that Visitors or Users submit to them only to the extent strictly necessary to provide support to such services.

- If the distribution of personal data is required by a law provision and solely to the competent authorities.

f. Bournias.net may also serve purposes of statistical analysis in order to collect information about how its pages and services are used, keep it in aggregate form and analyze the data collected in order to improve the functionality of the pages and services and to better shape their content and design.

SPECIAL CASES OF USE OF PERSONAL DATA

a. Email Communications

With the consent of the Visitor or User, the personal information collected can be used to send email material to him / her, such as newsletters, account information, or page changed and, with its consent, advertising messages for products and services of Bournias.net or for products and services of marketing partners.

b. Mobile communications

With the consent of the Visitor or User, his / her mobile phone number can also be used to send promotional messages, updates, or other services.

c. E-Commerce Services

For the use of e-commerce services of Bournias.net by the Visitor or User, the following information is requested:

Name / Business name - Business address - Business address - Postal code - Telephone - Email - Fax - Credit Card details. The above data are also required for the issue of the relevant documents (tax) and are kept in the financial file of Bournias.net.

Bournias.net can use - process the data collected in user transactions to capture the interests of the buyer and make new offers unless the user of those services requests that such offers are not made. Information relating to the interests of the buyer of the Visitor or User can never be disclosed to third parties other than the exceptions expressly mentioned in this contract.

CREDIT CARD DATA

Credit Card information that the Visitor or User will use to pay for services of Bournias.net, is charged only once per transaction unless the Visitor or User chooses to automatically charge his / her credit card each time his / her service is renewed. Bournias.net is not responsible for the terms of use of personal data adopted by the financial institutions with which it cooperates to complete the trade.

DISCLOSURE OF INFORMATION TO THIRD PARTIES

Bournias.net respects the privacy of Visitors or Users and shares the information that affects them, under certain circumstances. In particular, user-related information becomes available to other companies, applications or individuals, exclusively in the circumstances listed below:

- Collateral information or information that does not directly identify users may be communicated to third parties to facilitate the development of content, services, and advertisements. It is emphasized that no contact information is disclosed to third parties advertised on the pages.

- The provision of services related to the pages, such as database management, maintenance services, analytics, marketing, data processing and distribution of email and text messages, can be delegated by Bournias.net to third parties. These third parties will have access to information relating to Users only for the performance of their above mentioned duties on behalf of Bournias.net.

- In the event of a merger with another company, information relating to Visitors or Users may be shared. However, in such a case, Bournias.net will notify its Visitors or Users by making a distinct disclosure on their pages or by sending a notification to their primary email address specified in their account before this information is transferred and subject to a different privacy policy.

- Information related to Visitors or Users may be communicated to investigate and / or prevent illegal activities if suspected fraud is suspected, if circumstances threaten the physical integrity or other rights and interests of any person, or if required by the law as well as in other cases in which Bournias.net considers in good faith that disclosure of information is necessary.

- In general, except in the above cases, the information collected may be used for any other purposes that will be disclosed to Visitors or Users at the time of the collection of the information or upon their consent.

THIRD PARTY SERVICES

To simplify the registration process on Bournias.net, Visitors or Users are given the ability to access or interact with third-party services such as Facebook and Twitter or other social media sites. When linking to the pages through these third party services, information may be shared with third-party service providers and, conversely, they may disclose to Bournias.net Visitor or User data.

When Visitors or Users allow Bournias.net to access their data through a third party service to create a profile on a page, this data can be used for various purposes, such as:

- The automatic creation of relationships in the system of Bournias.net. For example, if the Visitor or User logs on to a page through a service with a public list of friends, such as Twitter, Bournias.net can check if any followers / Twitter user is also a member of the page. In this case, the relationship of the Visitor or User to Twitter can associate with these members, adjusting them to be followers, or friends on the page.

- Proposals for relationships. For example, if the Visitor or User connects to the page through a service that has a private contact list (such as Google and Yahoo!), on behalf of Bournias.net, a check can be made to his contacts for people who are members of the page and can be suggested to be a fan of these users. It is underlined that this process is not automatic. The Visitor or User must choose to accept becoming a follower of these proposed users.

- Fill in a list of potential friends to which the Visitor or User can send an email. When users share content with their friends using, for example, the forward-to-a-friend feature, the page can use friends lists from third-party services to create a contact list in which the individual Visitor or User can choose to send the email.

- Fill out a list of potential friends to whom the Visitor or User can send specific service messages. For example, friends from third-party friends lists can be used to create a list of contacts whose members the Visitor or User can choose to send an invitation to view an interactive presentation.

- To enhance and personalize the Visitor or User experience on the pages, when he / she is connected through a third party service, Bournias.net can access some of his account information, such as his / her profile picture, which stories are popular on his network, and what his friends say about some articles or posts.

In addition, in the event of Facebook linking to the page, the Visitor or User can automatically see what stories are popular on his network and what his friends say about specific stories.

TESTIMONIALS

Bournias.net may display personal testimonials of satisfied customers on our website in addition to other endorsements. With your consent, we may post your testimonial along with your name. If you wish to update or delete your testimonial, you can contact us.

LINKS TO OTHER WEB SITES

Our site includes links to other Web sites whose privacy practices may differ from ours. Our privacy policy does not apply to third party sites that you may access from this website.

TRADEMARKS

Our trademarks and service marks include, without limitation, "Peter A. Bournias", "Peter Anthony Bournias", "Bournias.Net", "&", and any associated trademarks, service marks, and logos. You may not use our trademarks and service marks in connection with any product or service in any manner that is likely to cause confusion. Nothing contained on the site should be construed as granting any license or right to use any trademarks or service marks without our express prior written consent.

RIGHT TO CHANGE, MODIFY OR UPDATE THIS POLICY

Bournias.net reserves the right to change, modify or update this policy at any time, so please review it frequently. If we make material changes to this policy, we will notify you here by means of a notice on our home page prior to the change becoming effective. Should you have other questions or concerns about these privacy policies, please send us an email from by contacting Peter A. Bournias.