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Access to and use of this site (‘www.nmnhs.com’) is provided by the National Museum of Natural History at the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences (NMNHS) subject to the following terms:

(1) By using www.nmnhs.com you agree to be legally bound by these terms, which shall take effect immediately on your first use of www.nmnhs.com. If you do not agree to be legally bound by all the following terms please do not access and/or use www.nmnhs.com.
(2) The NMNHS may change these terms at any time by posting changes online. Please review these terms regularly to ensure you are aware of any changes made by the NMNHS. Your continued use of www.nmnhs.com after changes are posted means you agree to be legally bound by these terms as updated and/or amended.

Use of www.nmnhs.com
(1) You may not copy, reproduce, republish, download, post, broadcast, transmit, make available to the public, or otherwise use www.nmnhs.com content in any way except for your own personal, non-commercial use. You also agree not to adapt, alter or create a derivative work from any www.nmnhs.com content except for your own personal, non-commercial use. Any other use of www.nmnhs.com content requires the prior written permission of the NMNHS.
(2) You agree to use www.nmnhs.com only for lawful purposes, and in a way that does not infringe the rights of, restrict or inhibit anyone else’s use and enjoyment of www.nmnhs.com. Prohibited behaviour includes harassing or causing distress or inconvenience to any person, transmitting obscene or offensive content or disrupting the normal flow of dialogue within www.nmnhs.com.

Disclaimers and limitation of liability
(1) www.nmnhs.com content, including the information, names, images, pictures, logos and icons regarding or relating to the NMNHS, its products and services (or to third party products and services), is provided ‘AS IS’ and on an ‘IS AVAILABLE’ basis without any representations or any kind of warranty made (whether express or implied by law) to the extent permitted by law, including the implied warranties of satisfactory quality, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement, compatibility, security and accuracy.
(2) Under no circumstances will the NMNHS be liable for any of the following losses or damage (whether such losses where foreseen, foreseeable, known or otherwise): (a) loss of data; (b) loss of revenue or anticipated profits; (c) loss of business; (d) loss of opportunity; (e) loss of goodwill or injury to reputation; (f) losses suffered by third parties; or (g) any indirect, consequential, special or exemplary damages arising from the use of www.nmnhs.com regardless of the form of action.
(3) The NMNHS does not warrant that functions contained in www.nmnhs.com content will be uninterrupted or error free, that defects will be corrected, or that www.nmnhs.com or the server that makes it available are free of viruses or bugs.

Intellectual property
The names, images and logos identifying the NMNHS or third parties and their products and services are subject to copyright, design rights and trade marks of the NMNHS and/or third parties. Nothing contained in these terms shall be construed as conferring by implication, estoppel or otherwise any licence or right to use any trademark, patent, design right or copyright of the NMNHS or any other third party.

Personal data
NMNHS (via www.nmnhs.com) does not directly collect personal data within the meaning of the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), but uses Google Analytics — a statistics service, tracking behavior in a depersonalised variant.

(1) If there is any conflict between these terms and specific terms appearing elsewhere on www.nmnhs.com then the latter shall prevail.
(2) If any of these terms are determined to be illegal, invalid or otherwise unenforceable by reason of the laws of any state or country in which these terms are intended to be effective, then to the extent and within the jurisdiction in which that term is illegal, invalid or unenforceable, it shall be severed and deleted from these terms and the remaining terms shall survive, remain in full force and effect and continue to be binding and enforceable.
(3) These terms shall be governed by and interpreted in accordance with the laws of Republic of Bulgaria.

National Museum of Natural History, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences
30 May 2019