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Terms and Conditions of the Website Use

Acceptance of the Terms and Conditions

By entering this website East Europe Franchise Association ( (the “Website”) you agree to be bound by the Terms and Conditions of Use (“Terms of Use”), which shall take effect immediately on your first visit of the Website. Please read the Terms of Use carefully before accessing and using the Website. If you do not agree and accept, without limitation or qualification, these Terms of Use, please exit the Website.

Website Content

The content of this Website, including but not limited to any trademarks, designs, logos, text, images, audio and video materials thereon, is the intellectual property of the East Europe Franchise Association (the “EEFA”) or its affiliates (“EEFA Materials”) unless otherwise stipulated in writing. EEFA Materials are protected under the laws of the European Union and other nations around the world, and under international treaties – in particular under copyright and trademark laws. You are not permitted to remove any copyright or other proprietary notice from EEFA Materials. You are also not permitted to publish, distribute, transmit online or offline or otherwise use EEFA Materials in any way for any public or commercial purpose, without the prior and express written consent of EEFA.

Use of Website Content

You may print or have printed by a third party any downloadable information or materials offered on this Website provided that all of the following conditions are met:

  • Your use of the materials is for lawful purposes;
  • No copyright or other notice regarding the rights or property of third parties is removed from the materials or information;
  • You do not assert any copyright or other intellectual property, ownership or other interest or right in respect of the materials or information;

Website Submissions

Your submission of information through the Website is governed by the EEFA Privacy Policy (the “Privacy Policy”), located at this Website. You represent and warrant that any information you provide in connection with your use of the Website is true, accurate and complete, and that you will maintain and update such information as needed such that the information remains true, accurate and complete.

Registration Requirement

From time to time, certain sections of this Website may be restricted to registered users. Where a registration procedure applies, you may be required to register with EEFA in order to access certain areas of the Website. With respect to any such registration, we may refuse to grant you, and you may not use, a user name or email address that belongs to or is already being used by another person; that may be construed as impersonating another person; that violates the intellectual property or other rights of any person; that is offensive; or that we reject for any other reason in our sole discretion. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of any password you may use to access the Website, and you agree not to transfer your password or user name, or lend or otherwise transfer your use of or access to the Website, to any third party. You are fully responsible for all transactions (including any information transmitted in connection with any transactions) and other interactions with the Website that occur in connection with your user name. You agree to immediately notify Company of any unauthorized use of your password or user name or any other breach of security related to your account, your user name or the Website, and to ensure that you "log off" and exit from your account with the Website (if applicable) at the end of each session. We are not liable for any loss or damage arising from your failure to comply with any of the foregoing obligations.


While EEFA endeavors to ensure that the information on the Website is correct, EEFA does not warrant the accuracy and completeness of the material on the Website. The EEFA may make changes to the material on the Website at any time without notice. The material on the Website may be out of date, and the EEFA makes no commitment to update such material. To the maximum extent permitted by law, the EEFA provides you with the Website on the basis that the EEFA excludes all representations, warranties, conditions and other terms (including, without limitation, the conditions implied by law).


If you have any questions regarding the Website or these Terms of Use, please contact us at:

Privacy Policy

Acceptance of the Privacy Policy

By entering this website East Europe Franchise Association ( (the “Website”) you agree to be bound by the Privacy Policy (“Privacy Policy”), which shall take effect immediately on your first visit of the Website. Please read this Privacy Policy carefully before accessing and using the Website. If you do not agree and accept, without limitation or qualification, these Privacy Policy, please exit the Website.

Purpose of the Privacy Policy

We are committed to safeguarding the privacy of our Website visitors; this policy sets out how we will treat your personal information.

Information Collected from You

We may collect, store and use the following kinds of personal data:

  • Information about your computer and about your visits to and use of this Website, such as your IP address, geographical location, browser type, referral source, length of visit and number of page views;
  • Information relating to any transactions carried out between you and us on or in relation to this Website;
  • Information that you provide to us for the purpose of registering with us;
  • Information that you provide to us for the purpose of subscribing to our Website services, email notifications and/or newsletters;
  • Any other information that you choose to send to us;

Using Your Personal Data

Personal data submitted on this Website will be used for the purposes specified in this Privacy Policy or in relevant parts of the Website. We may use your personal information to:

  • Enable your use of the services available on the website;
  • Supply to you services purchased via the website;
  • Send statements and invoices to you, and collect payments from you;
  • Send you general (non-marketing) commercial communications;
  • Send you email notifications which you have specifically requested;
  • Send to you marketing communications (relating to our business which we think may be of interest to you by post or, where you have specifically agreed to this, by email or similar technology (you can inform us at any time if you no longer require marketing communications to be sent by emailing us at;
  • Deal with enquiries and complaints made by or about you relating to the website.

We will not without your express consent provide your personal information to any third parties for the purpose of direct marketing.

Other Disclosures

In addition to the disclosures reasonably necessary for the purposes identified elsewhere in this Privacy Policy, we may disclose information about you:

  • To the extent that we are required to do so by applicable law;
  • In connection with any legal proceedings or prospective legal proceedings;
  • In order to establish, exercise or defend our legal rights (including providing information to others for the purposes of fraud prevention and reducing credit risk).

International Data Transfers

Information that we collect may be stored and processed in and transferred between any of the countries in which we operate in order to enable us to use the information in accordance with this Privacy Policy. If you are in the European Union, information which you provide may be transferred to countries which do not have data protection laws equivalent to those in force in the European Union. By accessing the Website you expressly agree to such transfers.

Personal data Security

We will take reasonable technical and organisational precautions to prevent the loss, misuse or alteration of your personal information. Of course, data transmission over the internet is inherently insecure, and we cannot guarantee the security of data sent over the internet. You are responsible for keeping your password and user details confidential. We will not ask you for your password.


We may update this Privacy Policy from time-to-time without prior notice by posting a new version on our Website. You should check this page occasionally to ensure you are happy with any changes.

Your Rights

You may instruct us to provide you with any personal information we hold about you. You may also instruct us not to process or remove your personal data by email [please insert email] at any time.

Third Party Websites

The Website contains links to other websites. We are not responsible for the privacy policies or practices of third party websites.

Update of Personal Data

Please let us know if the personal information which we hold about you needs to be corrected or updated.


If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy or our treatment of your personal data, please write to us by email to [please insert email].




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