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Website terms and conditions of use

This website is operated by Cariplo Factory S.r.l., hereafter also defined as “Website Owner.” Any person accessing or using this website agrees without restriction to be bound by the conditions therein specified. Should the person not accept or not intend to be bound by them, he may not access, use or download material from this site.

The Website Owner reserves the right to update or modify the present website terms and conditions of use at any time and without need of prior notice. In the event of changes to the conditions, access to the website implies the commitment to comply with the conditions as modified.

Each user of this website must exercise caution and prudence in accessing and using the website and read the following terms and conditions carefully.

Copyright and Applicable legislation – Copyright on the website contents

The contents of this website, including all information, data, communications, text documents, editorial contents, drawings, graphics, images and photographs, videos, databases, software and any other audio-visual material of any type and nature therein, is owned by Cariplo Factory S.r.l., unless otherwise expressly indicated [i] and is protected by law.

All contents published or present on this website, including their selection and organization as well as the layout and design of the website, are protected by the Legislation on Privacy (Legislative Decree 30/6/2006), by the Law on Copyright (Law 22/4/1941, n. 633, as amended by Legislative Decree 29/12/1992 n. 518, on the Legal Protection of Software, and following amendments) and by other national and international regulations concerning the protection of intellectual and industrial property, including their modifications and integrations.

Cariplo Factory S.r.l. allows users to read, make copies, download and print the documents available on this website exclusively for personal use, these cannot be altered or distributed to third parties.

The limited permission to the use of the website’s contents and documents (for the purposes mentioned above) is explicitly linked to the recognition, respect and protection on part of the User of any note referred to copyright, trademark or other protection right of the website’s contents.

Cariplo Factory S.r.l. does not transmit any right on any content of the website, downloaded or used by the User. [ii]

Recording, storing, making copies, reproducing, modifying the contents even partially, in any form or by any means (electronic, mechanical, computerised) is prohibited, unless with the prior and specific written authorisation of the Website Owner.

Should the prior written authorisation to reproduction be given, the source must in any case be mentioned. Information regarding copyright and trademarks, as well as other information regarding property, related to Cariplo Factory S.r.l. documents available on this site may not be removed.

This authorization is not extended to documents and/or material owned by other content providers that may appear on this site through links.

The reproduction, copy or redistribution for commercial purposes of any material or design elements of this website is strictly prohibited without the express written authorisation of Cariplo Factory S.r.l.

Trademarks protection

The trademarks and any other distinguishing mark, indicated and used in this website are exclusive property of Cariplo Factory S.r.l.. Any use of such marks or signs without prior written authorisation is not allowed.

Ownership of rights

This website is exclusive ownership and domain of Cariplo Factory S.r.l. The assignment of the internet domain name was formally obtained, according to the methods and procedures in force at the time of the assignment request.

The following are prohibited:

  • modifying the website or any of its content or access procedures;
  • operating conduct which constitutes an offense under the regulations in force (for example so-called cyber-crimes, such as violation of computer domicile);
  • operating behaviour intended to break-up parts or sections of this website and/or to incorporate them in other third-party sites, to modify, copy, reproduce, republish, upload from program, publish, transmit or distribute in any way the content, in whole or in part, including codes and software without the prior authorisation of Cariplo Factory S.r.l. in breach of the present conditions;
  • attempting to access restricted areas of the website without authorisation profile;
  • uploading computer programs, files and other materials that contain destructive or disruptive features such as, but not limited to, viruses, manipulated files, “hidden” files (e.g. images with embedded audio files) which can disturb the integrity or functioning or online communication of the website;
  • in general, uses that cause or may cause damage, interruption or limitation of this website or of its services;
  • unauthorised collection, via the website, of personal information regarding third parties (e.g. e-mail addresses).

Links with other Websites

This website may contain links to other third-party websites.

By linking to other websites, you voluntarily leave this website and are directed to websites which differ from this website. Users who decide to access other connected websites through links contained in this website assume all the risks associated with this decision.

Cariplo Factory S.r.l. is not responsible for the contents of any website accessed through “links” that are not under its control. With the exception of agreements with interested third-parties, Cariplo Factory S.r.l. reserves the right to delete any link or linking programme at any time.

Users wishing to include a link to this website in their “homepage” should seek authorisation from Cariplo Factory S.r.l . Cariplo Factory S.r.l .reserves the right to evaluate the request and grant authorisation at its absolute discretion.

Limitations / disclaimers

This website provides information at the discretion of the Website Owner. The Website Owner agrees to pay all reasonable efforts and attention so that the information contained on this website is accurate and complete.

The materials on this website are provided “as is” and without warranties of any kind, either express or implied.

The fact that a document is available on the website does not mean that the information contained in it has not been modified or replaced by subsequent events or by a document published at a later date.

The representation of such information does not imply, nor raise warranties of any kind on the part of the website’s users. The information, images, illustrations are not binding and may change without notice.

Cariplo Factory S.r.l. as owner of the website, assumes no responsibility nor guarantees the accuracy or completeness of the information made available on this site, or that the information is updated. Nor does the Website Owner assume responsibility or guarantee the accuracy or completeness of the information available on this website because of the direct or indirect hyperlinks (links) to other websites, nor that the information available on these websites is updated, correct and truthful nor does it assume responsibility for any other links contained in it.

The Website Owner does not guarantee that the information provided through such direct or indirect links does not infringe third-party rights, including – but not limited to – intellectual property rights. The Website Owner is not responsible for any errors or omissions that may be present on a website connected via a link, as realization of the Owner or the Supplier of the contents of such website. The presence of a link to a website does not in any way imply or constitute endorsement, sponsorship, affiliation with, or recommendation of that supplier.

For legal reasons we cannot, nor do we try to keep control of the information that our business partners or users provide us with and that are made available on this website. This website is merely a showcase. The Website Owner shall not be held responsible for the content of any page of another website made accessible via a hyperlink connection. The Website Owner does not have control over the quality, safety and lawfulness of the information provided by third parties. Each subject other than the Owner of the website providing information on, or through, this website is individually responsible for its own contents as presented on the website or otherwise presented.

Since the Website Owner does not have specific knowledge of these pages and neither has he examined the contents, caution and prudence is required every time this website is used. The Website Owner reserves the right to make changes or modifications to the information available on this website, at any time, even without prior notice.

The Website Owner is not responsible for direct or indirect damages, including lost profits, consequential damages, or damages of any nature and type, or viruses that can damage or infect the User’s computer or other property due to the access or use of this website, and/or that are the consequence of the use of the information available on this website.

Should the contents of this website cause the need for maintenance, assistance or repairs to the equipment or data, these costs will be borne by the User.

In case of problems or difficulties in consulting another website reachable by connection (link), we invite to get in touch directly with the owner of that website.


Cariplo Factory S.r.l cannot be held responsible:

  • for events and/or damages that may result to the user and/or to third parties from the use of this website and/or its contents;
  • for any fact and/or damage caused by actions taken as a result of the user’s or third parties’ prohibited conduct;
  • for problems caused to the user by interruptions, suspensions, delays or anomalies in the provision of the service, depending on the supply of electricity or telephone/telematics service or from other causes related to technical means through which the content is transmitted, not depending from Cariplo Factory S.r.l.

Despite its continuous efforts to improve the services offered, Cariplo Factory S.r.l. cannot fully guarantee either the accuracy or the constant update of the Website’s Contents.

Laws and regulations in force

Cariplo Factory S.r.l. reserves the right, at any time, at its sole and absolute discretion, with or without reason and without notice, to block access to this website or delete any user-created content.

Should any of the provision of the present Terms of Use be deemed invalid or unenforceable, such invalidity or unenforceability will have no effect on the other provisions of these Terms, which shall remain in force.

These website Terms and Conditions of use are governed and interpreted in accordance with the Italian laws in force, the choice or application of any other governing law is expressly excluded.

The User expressly agrees that such choice of law, and any dispute arising from the use of this website and the application, interpretation and/or execution of these conditions shall be governed by Italian law.

The Court of Milan, Italy, shall have exclusive jurisdiction and competence over any dispute in any case connected to these terms.


[i] We are referring to material and projects presented in the scope of the initiatives promoted by Cariplo Factory S.r.l., and that may be published in future on the website, that remain ownership of the respective owners.

[ii] It is important to explain that the contents of the website remain subject to copyright. Users allowed to download material from the website must be aware that he is not acquiring any right.