Legal Statement

“Using the BLUE SOCIETY Website Access to and use of the BLUE SOCIETY Website constitutes your acceptance of these terms and conditions, which take effect immediately on your first use of the site. BLUE SOCIETY reserves the right to change these terms and conditions at any time by posting changes online. You are responsible for regularly reviewing information posted online to obtain timely notice of such changes. Your continued use of this site after such notice shall be deemed to constitute your acceptance of such changes.

Copyright notice

Unless otherwise indicated, the information available from this website is within the public domain. Public domain information on the BLUE SOCIETY web pages may be downloaded free of charge and reproduced provided citing the website is acknowledged. The user should supply BLUE SOCIETY with a copy of/URL for all publications and other products based on information from the BLUE SOCIETY web site. However, this site may contain information, such as images, full text of reports and summaries, factsheets, datasets and databases that are copyright protected and marked as such. Explicit, prior authorization in writing must be obtained for other reproduction or use of all copyrighted information, be it in text or multimedia (sound, images, software, etc.) format. Publishers who wish to make use of copyrighted material appearing on this site should contact the BLUE SOCIETY Coordination to have an agreement drawn up for this usage. The site also contains some documents where the copyright rests with a third party. In such cases, permission for reproduction must be obtained from that copyright holder. To cite material from the BLUE SOCIETY web site, please list it with the url, and the month and year you accessed it.

BLUE SOCITY and SEA FOR SOCIETY accept no responsibility or liability whatsoever with regard to the information on this site. The material on this site is not necessarily comprehensive, complete, accurate or up to date and may contain links to external sites over which BLUE SOCIETY/SEA FOR SOCIETY has no control and for which BLUE SOCIETY/SEA FOR SOCIETY assumes no responsibility. Neither BLUE SOCIETY nor any person or company acting on behalf of BLUE SOCIETY is responsible for the content of this website and the use that may be made of it. It is our goal to keep the information contained in this website timely and accurate, and to minimize disruption caused by technical errors. However, some data or information on our site may have been created or structured in files or formats that are not error-free and we cannot guarantee that our service will not be interrupted or otherwise affected by such problems. BLUE SOCIETY accepts no responsibility with regard to problems incurred as a result of using this site or any linked external sites.

Logo and banner

The BLUE SOCIETY logo and banner may be used by third parties only if it is used in connection with objectives or activities that are compatible with the aims and principles of the BLUE SOCIETY joint action plan and the SEA FOR SOCIETY project. Permission to use the BLUE SOCIETY logo and banner does not confer on those to whom it is granted any right of exclusive use, nor does it allow them to appropriate the emblem or any similar trademark or logo, either by registration or any other means. Each case will be examined individually to ascertain whether it satisfies the criteria set out above. This will be unlikely in a commercial context if the BLUE SOCIETY logo or banner is used in conjunction with a company’s own logo, name or trade mark.

Links to external web sites

The BLUE SOCIETY Website contains links to internet sites maintained by others (third-party sites). These links are provided solely as a convenience to you and not as an endorsement by BLUE SOCIETY of the content on those third-party sites. BLUE SOCIETY is not responsible for the content of linked third-party sites and does not make any representations regarding the content or accuracy of materials on such third-party sites. We cannot guarantee that these links will work all of the time and we have no control over the availability of the linked pages.

External links to our site

You are allowed to have hypertext links directly to pages hosted on the BLUE SOCIETY Website as long as the link, when activated by a user, displays that page full-screen in a fully operable and navigable browser window and not within a frame on the linking web site. The appearance, position, and other aspects of the link must not create the false impression that an entity or its activities or products are associated with or sponsored by BLUE SOCIETY. Also, it must not damage or dilute the goodwill associated with the name and trademarks of BLUE SOCIETY. 

Private Policy

By accessing this site, certain information about the User, such as Internet protocol (IP) addresses, navigation through the Site, the software used and the time spent, along with other similar information, will be stored on servers hosting the BLUE SOCIETY Website. These will not specifically identify the User. The information will be used internally only for web site traffic analysis. If the User provides unique identifying information, such as name, address and other information on forms stored on this Site, such information will be used only for statistical purposes and will not be published for general access. BLUE SOCIETY/SEA FOR SOCIETY assume no responsibility for the security of this information.

Mailing Registration - Personal Data Policy

Certain applications on the BLUE SOCIETY Website may require users to register. The personal information that you give us will never be supplied to anyone outside SEA FOR SOCIETY/BLUE SOCIETY without first obtaining your consent. If you supply SEA FOR SOCIETY/BLUE SOCIETY with your email address you are consenting that you are willing to receive future mailings from us.”