GENERAL PRINCIPLES OF USE
IMPORTANT! PLEASE READ THIS ENTIRE AGREEMENT CAREFULLY!
In order for this agreement to be easily understood, the following should be noted:
a) The terms “organization, company, we, us, and their” on this website are used sometimes to refer to certain partners or group of partners.
b) Similarly, as Petrol Ofisi A.S. (Petrol Ofisi) has a business relationship with thousands of customers, suppliers, public and private institutions and organizations, and other third parties, the terms “venture, joint venture, partnership and partner” are used to express business relationships involving joint activities, and these terms do not indicate a definite legal relationship.
1. Amendments and Addition of Special Provisions
Petrol Ofisi may revise the General Terms and Conditions at any time without notice. To make sure that you are aware of the current General Terms and Conditions, it is to your benefit to visit this Website regularly because these General Terms and Conditions are binding on you. Following any revisions, your use of the Website or Services constitutes your acceptance of these revisions. You are recommended to check every page you visit on the Website. Some sections may have special additional terms and conditions applicable to your use of, or interaction with, these sections. These terms and conditions may also be modified at any time without notice. Your use of this section constitutes your acceptance of these special additional terms and conditions.
2. Use of the website
A. Website Security
You are prohibited from breaching or attempting to breach the security of the Website or Services. Any such breach may result in a criminal and legal liability for you. All alleged violations shall be investigated and, in the event of a suspected violation, investigations shall be conducted in cooperation with legal authorities. In such cases, Petrol Ofisi reserves its rights to petition, legal proceedings, lawsuit, and complaint. Breaches of the security of the Website and Services include, but are not limited to, the following:
" Access or attempt to access to a server or account that you are not authorized to access; “ Access to any data that is not intended for you or for your use, or taking any action to obtain the Services;
" Attempt to check, scan or test the vulnerability of any system, subsystem or network;
" Tamper with, break, alter, adulterate or decode security or authentication measures without special permission;
" Send material including viruses, Trojan horses, worms, time bombs, cancellation signs, or other computer programming routines or engines with the intent or effect of damaging, destroying, interrupting, or impeding the functionality of the computer or operation of the Website or Services;
" Adulterate, stop or expropriate any system, data or information; " Interfere with any user, guest or network service in various ways, including, but not limited to, any overloading any computer system, flooding, spamming, or collapsing.
B. ‘Spam’ and Similar Actions.
You are prohibited from sending the same or similar unsolicited e-mail messages, bulk commercials or chain letters to one or more e-mail groups (those with two or more e-mail addresses grouped as a single e-mail address).
You are prohibited from using the Website or Services to violate any third party's copyrights, trademarks, patents or other intellectual property rights. If we believe that you use the Website or Services in breach of any persons’ copyrights, trademarks, patents or other intellectual property rights, we may terminate your access to the Website and Services. You may be convicted by the Court to pay indemnification to us or to the legal owner of any intellectual property rights you have violated.
D. Other Prohibited Behavior
When using the Website or Services, you are prohibited to:
" Post, e-mail, or transmit any material that is illegal, harmful, harassing, humiliating, threatening, vulgar, obscene, repugnant, or any objectionable material or any other material that uses children or interfere with a person’s private life or other rights or any material that Petrol Ofisi wants, at its own discretion and if it deems appropriate, to post or transmit on the Website and in Services; or to use the Website or Services for aforementioned purposes;
" Continue to send e-mails to recipients who have informed you of their intention to not receive any correspondence by you;
" Take an action or encourage the continuation of an action which (1) would violate any applicable laws or regulations or (2) may result in legal liability;
" Act in a manner that may harm or stop the intended functionality of the Website or Services;
" Impersonate any person or organization or misrepresent or misstate your identity or subscription in any way, or delete or modify any part of the TCP/IP packet header information in e-mails or other types of mails;
“ Conduct deceptive online marketing activities;
“ Assist or allow someone to conduct any of the aforementioned activities.
E. Your Content
You should predicate your use of, and thoughts and assessments about the Website and Services, on goodwill. You are responsible for all materials you send or transmit to or via the Website or Services. You acknowledge and agree that all information you send or transmit to or via the Website or Services is in good faith, reliable, accurate, and unmistakable. You are solely responsible for such information (including, without limitation, data, texts, programs, music, audio, photos, graphics, videos, messages, and any other material), whether mailed publicly or transmitted privately.
F. You are solely responsible for use of any information obtained through this Website or Services.
You should predicate your use of, and thoughts and assessments about the Website and Services, on goodwill. You are responsible for all materials you send or transmit to or via the Website or Services. You acknowledge and agree that all information you send or transmit to or via the Website or Services is in good faith, reliable, accurate, and unmistakable. Such information (including, without limitation, data, texts, programs, music, audio, photos, graphics, videos, messages, and any other material) is solely your responsibility, whether mailed publicly or transmitted privately.
G.Consequences of Unaccepted Use
In case you breach or attempt to breach this agreement, we, as the sole right holder, reserve our right to take measures such as restricting or postponing your access to the Website or Services without notice, or deleting or rejecting everything which is in your possession. The indirect or intentional breach, or any intentional and actual breach by a third party acting on your behalf shall be deemed to be a breach by you of this Agreement. Additionally, if use of the services of another company is reasonably known to have a damaging effect on the Website and Services, use of the services of another company to facilitate any act that would cause a violation of this agreement shall be considered a violation of the agreement.
H. No License Granted
Your use of the Site or its Services will not grant you directly or indirectly any license on any patent rights or any other rights that incorporate a trade secret owned, controlled, or to be owned, by Petrol Ofisi.
You may not connect to this Website, link this Website to another website or create a link to this Website from another website without the prior written permission of Petrol Ofisi. You may download and print a copy of the contents of this Website for your own non-commercial use or in connection with your purchase of any of the Petrol Ofisi products, provided that all copyright or trademark information is left unchanged and unaltered. Except as specifically set forth in this paragraph, you may not copy (either by printing it on paper, saving it to disk, placing it on another website, or downloading it in any other way), distribute (including the distribution of its copies), publish, modify, or tamper with any part of this Website in any way.
3. Trademark and Copyright Policy
Not all brands of Petrol Ofisi may appear on this Website. The brands of third parties may be displayed on this Website when referring to relevant organizations or their products or services. The user may transmit, distribute and/or photocopy the copyright-protected materials of Petrol Ofisi on this Website only in an unaltered and complete way with the entire relevant page, associated page, footnotes, rejection marks, and other information.
A.Information and its Usage
When a person visits this Website, our web servers automatically collect information that enables communication with the visitor's computer at the time of the visit. We also record information such as the number of visits to the website, which part of the site the visitor has selected, the IP address (the Internet address assigned to your computer by your Internet Service Provider), the domain type, the browser type (e.g. Netscape or Internet Explorer), and the date and time of the day. We use such information for statistical purposes that help us design and manage the Website. Such information does not disclose personal information that allows individual visitors to be identified and located.
Personal Information that help identify a specific person, i.e. names, addresses, e-mail addresses, and phone numbers, is confidential. However, you give us your Personal Information when you customize the Website, fill out an order form, or provide us with any further information during your visit. We collect and use such Personal Information to provide you with products or services, to invoice the products or services you wish, to market the products and services that we consider to be interesting for you, or to communicate with you for other purposes.
B Information Sent to Your Computer
When you visit or use this Website, we may store some information on your computer (commonly known as ‘cookies’). These cookies help to expedite your use of the Website, and eliminates the need to reenter your details each time you visit. You can block or delete these cookies on your computer if you wish (your ‘Help’ screen or user manual tells you how to do this).
On this Website, there are links to those websites which Petrol Ofisi does not own, control or support. We shall not be liable for their privacy policies or practices and we make no guarantees or warranties regarding the privacy policies of such websites. Likewise, we shall not be responsible for the policies and practices of any website linked to our website. We encourage you to check the privacy policies of other websites and contact the operator if you have any questions or concerns.
D. Sensitive Information
E. Opt Out / Modifications
In order to ensure that no correspondence is made with you in the future, you may request that your personal data be removed from our database by sending a letter or an e-mail to the address of the Petrol Ofisi Customer Relations provided below. You may also modify your Personal Information that we have previously collected by sending a letter or an e-mail.
F. Rules of Use, Notices and Corrections
G. Contact with the Petrol Ofisi Customer Relations
5. No Warranty
This Website and Services are provided "as-is" and without any guarantee. Transactions or Services on this Website may be interrupted, failures and errors may occur and may not be corrected, or viruses or other harmful components may exist on the server of this Website or the server which makes this Website operational. Petrol Ofisi does not provide any warranty for the accuracy, trueness, suitability, usefulness, timeliness, reliability, etc. in using the contents of this Website or Services.
6. Limitation of Liability
Petrol Ofisi shall not be liable in any manner whatsoever against you or any other party for any damages that may arise from the performance, use or unavailability of this Website, Services, the content of this Website, or the products described on this Website, even if such probability has been presented to its knowledge.
If you are not satisfied with any part of the Website or Services, it is to your benefit that you do not continue to use the Website and the Services.
7.. No Confidentiality of User Materials
8. Use of Third Party Websites
Petrol Ofisi may create links to third-party websites. If you decide to access a third party's website through the link provided by this Website, you do so only at your own risk. Petrol Ofisi is not liable for any virus or other harmful elements that may be encountered when connecting to a third party's website. Petrol Ofisi makes no warranties about and is not liable for the linked websites or their content.
9. User Contact Fields
Petrol Ofisi has the right to control and revise any part of the Website or the Services, including the user contact fields, but has no such obligation. On the other hand, the Petrol Ofisi has no responsibility for the content of communications in these fields.
10. . Forward Explanations
Some of the information on this Website may contain projections or other forward comments about future events or future financial performance of the Company. We caution you that these statements are merely estimates and that actual events or results may be different.
11. Global Access / Export Prohibition
Sections of this Website and Services may be controlled and run by Petrol Ofisi from various offices around Turkey. Petrol Ofisi does not declare that the Website, the Services or the materials accessed via or described on the Website are available or fit for use in other locations and are accessible from any other country where contents are illegal, penalized or prohibited. Website, Services or materials accessed via or described on the Website are prohibited to be accessed or used by individuals or countries sanctioned by Turkey.
Those who access the Website or the Services do so on their own and are responsible for complying with all applicable Turkish and local laws. You may not exclude any Service, information or material accessed via or described on this Website, except as provided by the Turkish laws.
You declare, accept and undertake to ensure that Petrol Ofisi Anonim Şirketi (including the affiliates and subsidiaries of Petrol Ofisi A.Ş.) and Petrol Ofisi employees are not harmed by the violation of the provisions of this Agreement by you or any third party, which uses your password or Internet account, and otherwise to indemnify any damages and losses they may incur.
13.Governing Law and Settlement of Disputes
This agreement is governed by the laws of the Republic of Turkey. The Turkish Courts are the sole competent authority in the settlement of any dispute arising out of the implementation and interpretation of this Agreement.
14. How to Contact Us?
If you have any questions or concerns regarding the online policy of this Website or its implementation, please contact us at:
Petrol Ofisi A.S
Corporate Communications Department
Petrol Ofisi A.S. Eski Büyükdere Caddesi No:33
Maslak 34398 İstanbul.
Maslak 34398 İstanbul