General Terms and Conditions
I. Basic concepts
For the purposes of these General Terms and Conditions (“GTC”) the terms below shall have the following meaning:
1.1. "Provider" -, is the operator of the website under domain name Strem.io, namely: Smart Code OOD, a limited liability company incorporated and existing under the laws of the Republic of Bulgaria, with its registered office at Sofia, 8-mi Dekemvri Str 13, Office 9, registered with the Commercial register at the Registry Agency under unified identification code 203358507 and duly registered as a personal data controller with the Register of the Registered Data Controllers at the Bulgarian Personal Data Protection Commission under identification No. 427778 being.
1.2. "Stremio" is the Provider's software product, which Users may access through the Website or might be downloaded directly including but not limited to from the app-stores for IOS and Android and the use of which requires installation. Stremio is a meta data catalogue and platform for streaming of official audio and video content, available to the public.
1.2.1. "Add-on" is a software product, which allows content to be uploaded, stored on and/or accessed through Stremio. The Add-ons add to Stremio meta data and grant access to Streamable Audio-visual Content, subtitles and other data.
1.2.2. "Official Add-ons" are software products developed by the Provider for the purposes of uploading, storing and/or allowing access to the Streamable Audio-visual Content from official content networks.
1.2.3. "Community Add-ons" are Add-ons developed by independent developers, not part of the Provider’s team, through the usage of an open-source SDK (software development kit) or open source protocol, available at https://github.com/Stremio/stremio-addons. The Community Add-ons are not automatically accessible for the Users of Stremio. The Users should manually activate them. The Provider is not liable for hosting, storing, developing, maintaining or monitoring the content available for the Users through the Community Add-ons. The Community Add-ons are accessible for manual activation once the independent developer publishes the Community Add-on.
1.2.4. "Library" is a functionality of Stremio, allowing Users to store and keep Content Information selected by them. For the avoidance any doubt, the Library maintained by Registered Users in their profile represents their User Content and is a personal catalogue of Content Information of their choice.
1.3. "Streamable Audio-visual Content" is audio and visual content, available for streaming by using Stremio.
1.3.1. "Information about the audio-visual content" or "Content Information" is information relating to certain audio-visual content, representing film, TV series, TV shows and other content, in the form of meta data relating to such audio-visual content, available through Stremio. For the avoidance of any doubt, the Content Information relating to the Streamable Audio-visual Content does not represent the content itself.
1.3.2. "Data Base" is the compilation and arrangement of meta data relating to the Content Information, which is compiled by the Provider and it is the sole owner of all Intellectual Property rights that subsist in the Data Base.
1.4. "User" means any natural person who is at least 14 years old, who accesses the Website and acquire access to limited Services, as defined by the Provider in its sole discretion.
1.5. "Registered User" or “You” means any User who has successfully completed the registration procedure for the use of Strem.io, thereby having created a Profile with a unique Username and Password to whom all Services are accessible.
1.6. "Community Add-on and Repository Developers" are Users that develop Add-ons and/or Repositories independently from the Provider.
1.7. "User Profile" or "Profile" is the profile of a Registered User.
1.8. "User Name" is a Registered User specified e-mail address (e-mail).
1.9. "Password" is a unique combination of letters and/or numbers, selected by a Registered User, which, when used along with the User Name, grants access to the Profile. The Password is encrypted and is not publicly available on the website "Strem.io", nor known by the Provider.
1.10. "User Content" is the Content Information which is selected, arranged and/or organized in the Library by each Registered User The User Content does not include Streamable Audio-visual Content but only Content Information, arranged according to the preferences of the Registered User.
1.11. "Device" is the computing device (including but not limited to computer, tablet, smartphone, smart television systems, etc.) connected to Internet, onto which Stremio is accessed, downloaded and/or installed and by means of which the Services or part of them are accessed and engaged.
1.12. "Website" refers to the websites www.Strem.io and www.Stremio.com
1.13. "Services" means any possible services that are provided by the Provider through Stremio and through the Website.
1.14. "Official Repositories" are default text files, type .JSON containing URL lists of Add-ons, created and/or made available in Stremio by the Provider. The URL lists may vary for the different territories, where Stremio is accessible.
1.15. "Community Repositories" are text files with URL lists of Add-ons, developed by independent developers and might be added to Stremio if the developer asks the Provider. Community Repositories are not subject to review by the Provider, and the latter is not responsible for their content, virus free status or proper work.
1.16. "Commercial Communication" means information in any form, intended to advertise or promote, directly or indirectly, goods, services or reputation of any natural or legal person, including that of the Provider. The mere use of information, providing direct access to the activity of the person, its domain name or e-mail does not represent Commercial Communication.
II. General Provisions
2. These GTC are binding for each User who access the Website or Stremio in whatever means possible regardless of whether he/she becomes a Registered User or not. Thus, for example when a User completes the registration process, first by ticking the box "I understand and agree with the terms and conditions of Stremio" and then by clicking onto "Register", the User makes an explicit electronic statement within the meaning of the Electronic Document and the Electronic Signature Act, by which the User explicitly declares that it is familiar with these GTC, accepts them, agrees with them and undertakes to comply with them. Any use of the Services by a User is carried out in strict compliance with and under the implementation of the GTC and the applicable law. Without prejudice to the above, with each use of any of the Services, the User declares that it is familiar with these GTC, agrees with them and undertakes to respect them. If the User disagrees with any of the conditions mentioned here, he/she shall not use Stremio nor any of the Services offered through it or available on the Website.
3.1. The scope of Services available to Registered Users and Users varies and is dependent only upon the Providers sole discretion. Through your Profile You can, among other things, use various Services that are not available to Users, for example storing, arranging, selecting, deselecting and removing User Content from Your Library, updating and modifying personal data in your Profile or choosing to cancel your registration for Stremio.
3.2. In order to complete a registration and create a Profile, the User has to access the Website and/or to download and install Stremio on his/her Device and then fill in the electronic registration form thereof.
3.2.1. In the electronic form the User has to fill in the appropriate fields relating to User Name, Password and other required data, such as email, age, etc. and press the button "I understand and agree with the terms and conditions of Stremio". If he/she does not agree with these GTC, the Profile registration process will not be completed successfully.
3.2.2. In order to successfully complete the registration process, Users between 14 and 16 years old shall provide their parents’ or guardians’ e-mail, so that a confirmation link can be sent to them by the Provider. For successful completion of such registration the parent/guardian of the User shall grant his/her consent by clicking on the confirmation link sent by the Provider.
3.3. The User’s registration is deemed successful once a) he/she has received a confirmation e-mail sent by the Provider to the e-mail address he/she used for the registration of the Profile, and b) he/she has activated the validation link contained in the above e-mail to confirm the registration.
3.4. You assure that the data provided in the registration process is true, complete, accurate and not misleading and any content imported and/or shared from your Device is not infringing any Intellectual Property rights.
3.5. If You change the information submitted during the registration process, You are obliged to update your Profile within 7 (seven) days thereafter.
3.6. The Provider, in its own discretion, has the right to refuse a registration request, if the User fails to provide the personal data required in the registration form.
3.7. You agree neither to disclose your User Name and Password to any third parties, nor to use the User Name or Password of another Registered User. You are solely responsible to protect the confidentiality of your Password and User Name. The Provider and its employees assume no responsibility, if your User Name or Password is used by another User/s.
3.8. Prior to registering a Profile, the Provider reserves the right to review, approve or disapprove each registration form. The Provider has the right to refuse registration without providing the User with any corresponding reasoning.
3.9. By virtue of the registration, You give your permission and explicit consent to receive marketing materials and/or unsolicited commercial messages from the Provider via e-mail, that is related or not with Stremio. In case You no longer wish to receive such marketing materials via e-mail, You will be able to withdraw your permission at any time by clicking on the appropriate link, available in each marketing e-mail. By doing this, You declare that You no longer wish to receive marketing materials from the Provider. Your e-mail will be thereafter deleted from the marketing mailing list of the Provider. For further with this regard please refer to Chapter XII below.
3.10. Upon registration of your Profile, You can select the option "Import films and content found on this computer", by means of which, You will make Your own Streamable Audio-visual Content on your Device accessible through the Library. By doing this You may watch your own video/media content through Stremio, which operates as an audio/video/media player. The files, accessed by this function are not stored anywhere else than on your own Device and other Users or any representatives of the Provider do not have access to these files though Stremio.
IV. Amendments to the GTC
4. The Provider reserves its right to amend these GTC at any time and to promptly publish such amendments on the Website and/or Stremio.
V. Rights and Obligations of the Community Add-on and Repository Developers
5.1. Without the respective right holder's prior explicit written consent, Community Add-on and Repository Developers (“CARD”) may not stream, copy, reproduce, distribute, transmit, broadcast, display, sell, license or otherwise commercially use Streamable Audio-visual Content, however excluding the content the rights pertaining to which they own. For the avoidance of any doubt, CARD are also Users within the meaning of the present Terms and Conditions are subject to the Users’ obligations, prescribed herein.
5.2. CARDmay make Streamable Audio-visual Content and Content Information that is stored on their Devices, online or cloud hosting servers, etc. available through Stremio for other Users by development and provision of Community Add-ons.CARDare solely responsible for such content, for its legality and the consequences of its publication and its use on and through Stremio.
5.2.1. For the avoidance of any doubt, CARDrepresent and warrant to the Provider that they own all intellectual property rights or the rights to use the Streamable Audio-visual Content and to add Content Information from their Devices to Stremio, and that they have obtained all necessary licenses, consents, permits and approvals for their reproduction and use in Stremio for the purpose of these GTC, including the right to authorize the Provider to make the Content Information related to the Streamable Audio-visual Content available to third parties.
5.2.2. CARDretain their rights (intellectual property rights or rights to use) to their content upon making it available in Stremio.
5.2.3. CARDagree that once they delete the Content Information or the Streamable Audio-visual Content previously made available on Stremio, Registered Users who have acquired access to it before the deletion may still have such access.
5.2.4. CARDundertake neither to add to, nor to make available to Users Content Information or Streamable Audio-visual Content on Stremio in a way that is contrary to the Bulgarian legislation, the applicable foreign laws, these GTC, the Internet ethics and to any rules of morality and decency.
VI. Rights and Obligations of the Users
6.1. Users may access the Streamable Audio-visual Content and the Content Information available through Stremio. For the avoidance of any doubt, Users may consume such content for their personal non-commercial use only and are solely and fully responsible for all of the direct and indirect damages incurred by the right holders as a result of the content’s streaming, display, broadcasting or for otherwise making it available to the public.
6.2. Users agree that the Provider has no objective means and hence no obligation to control the way in which they use the Content Information and bears no responsibility whatsoever for such use, particularly when access to such Content Information is granted by the Users through the option "Share".
6.3. Users agree that the Provider may at any time update and/or delete the Content Information in its sole discretion .
6.4. Users may access all Streamable Audio-visual Content and Content Information through Stremio, which access is allowed only for the purpose of using the Services on Stremio.
6.5. Users undertake and agree not to access the Content Information that is made publicly available through Stremio or shared on Facebook, Google+, Pinterest, Twitter, via any other social network, e-mail or otherwise, by other Users, by any technology or means other than the technology and means marketed by the Provider and/or accessible through the normal functionality of Stremio. Users undertake not to use, copy and distribute the Content Information for purposes other than their personal use.
6.6. Users undertake not to use Stremio for:
6.6.1. monitoring, copying or extracting any information from Stremio, including its contents, software code, graphic user interface or Data Base whether done mechanically or by automated means;
6.6.2. any other purpose or in ways that are non-compliant with Bulgarian law or to the extent the use occurs outside Bulgaria - non-compliant with the relevant local legislation.
6.7. Users may, by means of the sharing function relating to the Internet or to social media networks (such as Facebook, Google+, Pinterest, Twitter, e-mail, etc.), share content of their choice. When using this function, Users may not distribute Content Information or any content otherwise explored through the Services for any commercial purposes.
6.8. For the avoidance of doubt, all rights granted to Users with respect to the Services listed above and/or any other Services, provided by the Provider might not vest in case the specific Service is granted by the Provider to Registered Users only. In such case, the rights under this chapter VI are granted to Registered Users only.
6.9. When using Stremio, Users undertake
to not modify, translate, adapt, decompile, investigate and analyze (reverse engineer) the technological principles of working and the program codes of the programs contained in or used in the work of Stremio and to not copy or imitate the Website, including but not limited to its structure, source code and outer appearance, as well as to not copy and/or use the Data Base for any purpose other than using the functionalities granted by the Provider.
6.10. Users may, at any time and in their sole discretion, terminate the use of the Services by canceling the use of Stremio, including by canceling their registration. Their contract with the Provider is deemed terminated as of the date of the registration cancellation and the Provider will terminate the access to the User’s Profile. Further, Users agree that the Provider has the right, but not the obligation to terminate their access to any and all Content Information and/or Streamable Audio-visual Content.
VII. Rights and obligations of the Provider
7.1. The Provider shall take due care to enable normal use of the Services.
7.2. The Provider does not guarantee that:
7.2.1. the access to the Services will always be uninterrupted, unlimited and/or seamless;
7.2.2. any data or content, including Content Information and User Content, is complete, accurate, true and without error.
7.3. Users agree to take care of any technical equipment and Internet connectivity that may be necessary for access to the Services. The Provider shall not be responsible for any technical problems and malfunction, depriving the Users from the use of the granted Services, caused by the operation of their equipment (hardware or software problem, a problem with the Internet connection, etc.).
7.4. The Provider has no objective means and hence no obligation to control the way in which Users use the granted Services, nor assumes any responsibility for any Content Information, User Content, Streamable Audio-visual Content and User activities in connection with or through the use of the Services. The Provider is further under no obligation to monitor the information held by the Users or made available by them when using the Services, or to actively seek facts or circumstances, indicating illegal activity carried out by any of the Users through the use of the Services.
7.5. In accordance with the requirements of the Bulgarian legislation, the Provider retains the information added to the Profile, and has the right to submit it to the competent State authorities when necessary to preserve the rights, legitimate interests and security of the Provider or third parties, or when the Provider is duly mandated or requested by the relevant government authorities to do so.
7.6. The Provider has the right, but not the obligation, in its sole discretion and without sending a warning, to suspend the Users access to the Website, to Stremio or to the User Content, where the latter is or might be in conflict with these GTC and/or any applicable law, and/or any rules of morality and decency or any other peremptory standards.
7.7. The Provider is under no obligation to keep or restore User Content, Content Information or other information relating to Streamable Audio-visual Content, which either the User, another User or any third party (including the Provider), no matter why, have deleted.
7.8. The Provider has the right to make certain publications on Stremio and the Website, including in the Registered Users’ Profiles, such as hyperlinks, banners and other forms of advertising for products and services offered either by the Provider or by third parties, as well as hyperlinks and banner ads linking to websites outside the Provider's control. Users agree and acknowledge that the Provider is not responsible for the content, accuracy and legality of such websites or resources and services or resources that are made available to Users, and the content, accuracy and legality of the information contained in any Commercial Communications sent to and received by the Users.
7.9. The Provider is not responsible for the Content Information which Registered Users have added to the Library. The content in the Library represents their personal choice.
7.10. The Provider does not guarantee that all information contained in Stremio, including the information regarding the Streamable Audio-visual Content or other content available through Stremio and its components, is accurate and correct. In this regard, the Provider shall not be liable in the event that the information contained in Stremio is not correct or accurate at any given time, and where as a result of such incorrect or inaccurate information third parties have suffered damage.
VIII. Intellectual Property
Intellectual Property Rights and Obligations of CARD
8.1. When making Streamable Audio-visual Content available through Add-ons or Repositories, CARD guarantee that they have the right to use the said content, including to make it available to any third parties, including other Users in a manner allowing them access to the content from a place and at a time individually chosen by them. CARD guarantee that they hold the copyright or have the right to use the Content Information and the Streamable Audio-visual Content in the manner specified in this section, including the right to sublicense their use and have acquired that right on a statutory, contractual or other lawful basis, as well as that adding the content to Stremio and its use is in accordance with these GTC and does not violate the rights of any third parties. In addition, they guarantee that they have obtained the consent of the copyright holders, if any, of Content Information and Streamable Audio-visual Content made available by them with respect to its use, distribution and reproduction through Stremio.
8.2. By adding Content Information and making accessible Streamale Audio-visual Content on Stremio, CARD agree and grant to all other Users, a non-exclusive right to use and access the content for non-commercial use by using the Services of Stremio, free of charge, and without any territorial restrictions, within the scope of their own license. The right granted in the preceding paragraph shall last for the time period during which the said Content Information and/or Streamable Audio-visual Content remains available through Stremio for a reasonable time after its removal or deletion. In case CARD are no longer entitled to use the content as specified in this section 8.2, they undertake to cease the access of the Users to the Content Information and to the Streamable Audio-visual Content immediately after receiving a notice that they have been deprived from the rights in question.
Intellectual Property Rights and Obligations of the Users
8.3. By using the Services hereunder Users have access to information about various contents which are subject to the copyright of third parties. Users acknowledge that their access to this information serves the sole purpose to use the granted Services in accordance with these GTC for non-commercial use only and are granted no right to copy, store, reproduce, modify, adapt, and to attempt any of those acts to the content accessed and used, except when they share their activities on Stremio relating to a particular content or on social networks (such as Facebook, Google+, Twitter, e-mail, etc.).
8.4. Users are solely responsible for the lawfulness of the actions relating to sharing and/or use in any means of Content Information and the consequences thereof. .
Intellectual Property Rights and Obligations of the Provider
8.5. The Provider is not responsible for the Content Information, nor for the Streamable Audio-visual Content, and their compliance with the applicable law and whether their availability and distribution in Stremio affects or may affect the rights of any third parties (including Intellectual Property rights, personal rights and/or other property rights). The Provider assumes no obligation to review, monitor or examine the Content Information, and/or the Streamable Audio-visual Content, for compliance with the applicable law and these GTC. The Provider is not responsible for any content or information that is stored, streamed, conveyed or published in Stremio. The Provider has no obligation to actively seek facts or circumstances, indicating illegal activity carried out by any of the Users through the use of the Services and resulting in any violations of the applicable laws or these GTC.
8.6. The Provider has the right to remove or restrict access to any Content Information and/or Streamable Audio-visual Content in its own discretion in case it has reason to believe that the said content infringes any Intellectual Property right without examining the circumstances in question. The Provider is not liable for any damage resulting from the removal or the restriction of the access to any content available through Stremio.
IX. Limitation of Provider's Liability
9.1. The Provider shall take due care to enable the normal use of the Services, but the Provider assumes no obligation and does not guarantee that the Services will meet the Users’ requirements or that they will be uninterrupted, timely or secure. By accepting these GTC, Users declare that they will use the Services entirely at their own risk and responsibility, and agree that the Provider is not responsible for any damage, whether direct or indirect, caused to them when using the Services.
9.2. The Provider is not responsible for the Content Information, the Streamable Audio-visual Content, as well as for the activities of the Users and/or the CARD in connection with the Services. Furthermore, the Provider is not responsible for any damage caused to the Users, including but not limited to CARD upon access to or use of any content available through Stremio.
9.3. The Provider is not responsible for the quantitative availability and quality of goods and services brought to the Users’ attention by publication in Stremio or on the Website of electronic links, banners and messages for the sale of goods and provision of services by third parties and/or by attaching any of the foregoing to the text of commercial messages sent to the User’s e-mail, as provided by them upon registration.
9.4. The Provider is not liable for its failure to provide the Services due to circumstances beyond the Provider's control, including but not limited to cases of force majeure, fortuitous events, problems in the network, or circumstances arising out of problems with the Users’ equipment and in case of unauthorized third party access or intervention to the functioning of Stremio.
9.5. The Provider is not liable to Users, including but not limited to CARD or to any third party for damages and lost profits incurred due to the use, availability, termination, suspension, modification or limitation of the Services, deletion, modification, loss, inaccuracies or incompleteness of the information used or made available through Stremio.
9.6. It is agreed and understood between the Parties that the Provider is not liable for the failure to provide the Services or for providing them with poor quality due to maintenance check of the equipment, network connectivity, as well as tests designed to improve or optimize the Services.
9.7. The Provider is not responsible and does not owe any compensation to a person whose personal data are used by another person to access the Services provided by Stremio from the Provider, irrespective of whether the aggrieved person has or has not consented thereto.
X. Provider's rights and remedies in case of User's default
10.1. In its own discretion, the Provider may, at any time and without prior notice, suspend any User's access to any Content Information and/or Streamable Audio-visual Content, should the Provider consider that such content is contrary to the applicable legislation, these GTC or the rights and legitimate interests of third parties; suspend, restrict or amend the Services provided to Users, and to notify the competent authorities and/or right holders, if the Provider reasonably believes that the behavior of the User violates any provisions of the applicable legislation, these GTC or the rights and legitimate interests of third parties.
10.2. Upon receipt of third parties' claims asserting that Content Information or Streamable Audio-visual Content, accessible through Stremio would violate their Intellectual Property rights or indications of the violation of such rights, and if a User violates the intellectual property of the Provider, the latter shall have the right, in its sole discretion, and without prior notice, to suspend access to such content until the dispute so arisen is settled by an act of a competent public authority. Upon receipt of an order, issued by a competent authority concerning the respective content, the Provider has the right, without prior notice, to suspend the access to it or to the Service or to perform other actions as may be mandated by the order.
10.3. The Provider has the right, without prior notice, to disable the access to a Profile in the event that, the Provider has a reason to believe that the User violated any provisions of the applicable legislation, these GTC or the rights and legitimate interests of third parties. In these cases, the Provider is entitled to terminate the User’s registration and to delete their Library and User Content. The contract shall then be automatically terminated as of the date of the registration cancellation.
10.4. Upon receipt of information that provides reasonable grounds to assume that a User’s behavior and use of the Services is likely to constitute a criminal or administrative offence, the Provider shall have the right, in its own discretion, to report it to the competent authorities and provide them with reasonable assistance and with all the necessary information and materials if such are required, in order to help them identify the perpetrator and prove the perpetration of a crime or of an administrative offence.
10.5. In the above cases, the Provider shall not be liable for any direct or indirect damages and/or lost profits sustained by Users or any third parties as a consequence of the suspension, modification or limitation of the Services, the termination of the contract or the provision of information to or the execution of orders of the competent State authorities.
11.1. Users including but not limited to CARD agree to fully indemnify the Provider and any third parties for any direct or indirect damage and lost profit sustained as a result of claims by and/or compensations paid to third parties in connection with materials that Users, including but not limited to CARD have made available to third parties or made available through use of the Services in violation of the applicable laws, these GTC or rules of morality and decency, as well as in connection with any other violations of their obligations hereunder.
11.2. The obligations of all parties under this section 11 will survive the validity of any registration and will continue to have effect after termination of each and every contract (i.e. the use of the Services) with the Provider and after potential future termination of the Services for the maximum time allowed under the applicable legislation.
XII. Data Protection
12.1. The Provider is entitled to process (i.e. collect, process, use, transfer and store) personal data of the Registered Users of Stremio, provided by the latter for the purpose of completion of the registration procedure, creation of a Profile and/or use of the Services in general.
12.2. The personal data processed for the above purposes by the Provider are: names; address for correspondence; e-mail address, age, family relations as well as any other information that Registered Users voluntarily enter, use or provide for the use of the Services, such as data provided for participation in any kind of marketing activities organized by the Provider such as promotions, raffles, filling in questionnaires, samples, etc. For the avoidance any doubt, the User Content shall not be regarded as personal data and is therefore not subject to the protection provided on the personal data of Registered Users under these GTC and APDP.
12.3. Upon accepting these GTC each User explicitly agree his/her personal data as listed above to be processed by the Provider in compliance with the applicable law and for the purposes listed in Art 12.2 and the following:
(a) Direct marketing and/or profiling, including offering new Services or services of other providers, sending non-requested trade offers with marketing purposes;
(b) statistical purposes.
12.4. The personal data of each User might be transferred to third parties (commercial partners of the Provider) in the cases indicated in these GTC including for the purposes of direct marketing and/or profiling.
12.4. Each User is entitled to withdraw his/her consent under the preceding article, including regarding direct marketing data processing, at any time by submitting a written request for this to the Provider via e-mail to the following address:[email protected]following the statutory required content under the Personal Data Protection Act (PDPA). As a result, the Provider may terminate provision of any of the Services to the respective Registered User without notice but the Provider is not obliged to delete the respective personal data, if it has a legal ground to further keep it. In such cases the former Registered User may use Stremio’s functionalities available without registration.
12.5. Each Registered User is entitled to access and/or correction of his/her own personal data, to object against data processing if he/she has a legal ground for such objection, to be informed for transfer of data to third parties and/or in case such third party uses the data for direct marketing purposes as well as to object against such transfer or use. The User may exercise any of these rights by submitting a written request with this regard to the Provider via e-mail to the following address:[email protected] following the statutory required content under the PDPA.
12.6. For the purpose of the personal data processing the Provider shall use system for data processing in compliance with the requirement of the applicable law. The Provider guarantees that all persons who are assigned with the personal data processing are duly instructed regarding the mandatory legal requirements and the protection of the data for illegal access and have declared that will not disclose the processed data in violation with the applicable Bulgarian law, the internal policies and instructions of the Provider and these GTC.
12.7. The Registered Users are duly informed that the Provider shall keep the personal data for a term of 5 years after termination of the use of the Services and/or termination of the Registration. After this the Provider is obliged to destroy the respective data.
12.8. Provider shall neither edit, nor disclose any personal information of Registered Users, or about their use of the Services and shall not provide the information thereby collected to third parties, unless:
12.8.1. these GTC or a statute mandate otherwise or You have given Your express written consent;
12.8.2. that information is required by state authorities or officials who, under the applicable legislation, are entitled to required and collect such information in compliance with the statutory procedures;
12.8.3. that information is provided to the Provider's employees or subcontractors for the purpose of administration and maintenance of Strem.io and the use of the Services;
12.8.4. this is mandated by law and statute.
12.9. The Provider may collect, process and share non-personal User statistics (such as anonymous usage data to Strem.io) with third parties only in order to improve the Services. For the avoidance of any doubt and, except in the cases listed in these Terms and Conditions, the Provider shall not be entitled to provide personal data of Registered Users or other information about the Services used by them to third parties.
12.10. The Provider shall have the right, but not the obligation, to retain certain information relating to Users’ activity in the Website and Stremio and use of the Library.
12.11. Registered Users are responsible for all attempts to gain unauthorized access to other Registered Users' Profiles under criminal law and the legislation of the Republic of Bulgaria.
XIII. Termination and rescission of the contract
13.1. Unless otherwise provided in these GTC, the contract between the parties shall be terminated upon the occurrence of any of the following circumstances:
13.1.1. the Provider's suspension of its activities or the Provider's cessation to operate and maintain Stremio and/or the Website for whatever reason or time period. No prior notice is due by the Provider in such cases;
13.1.2. the parties' mutual consent to terminate the contract;
13.1.3. upon the Provider’s sole discretion to terminate the contract and to terminate the provision of the Services to a specific User;
13.1.4. other cases provided for by law or statute.
13.2. In the event of termination of the contract for any reason, the Provider is entitled to immediately suspend the access of Users, terminate Registered Users registration and delete all of his/her User Content. In the event of termination, the Provider shall not be liable for any damage or lost profits sustained by Users or third parties as a consequence of the suspension of the access to the Profile, the termination of registration, the deletion of all User Content and the provision of information on the grounds of execution orders of the competent State authorities.
XIV. Other conditions
14.1. The Provider shall have the right, at any time and in its sole discretion, to unilaterally amend these GTC. The Provider may, but is not obligated to notify Users about upcoming changes in the GTC. If Users do not agree to the changes in the GTC, they can send a message to the Provider at the following address [email protected] with which to object to the GTC so amended. Upon receipt of such notice, the Provider shall terminate your registration, if such is made. If a User fails to send a message of disagreement to the Provider within 3 days after the amendment takes effect, the Provider shall consider that the User agrees to the amended GTC and undertakes to respect them.
14.2. If an authority, competent to resolve disputes, declares any provision of the GTC void, invalid or unenforceable, the other provisions of the GTC and the rights and obligations of Users, CARD and the Provider arising therefrom, shall remain in full force and effect. Any provisions, declared void, contestable or unenforceable will be deemed not to have been part of these GTC and will be replaced by mandatory rules of law, practice and customs.
14.3. Any disputes not addressed in these GTC, shall be resolved under the provisions of the legislation of the Republic of Bulgaria.
14.4. In case of disputes arising under the GTC, including disputes regarding their existence or non-existence, implementation, validity or termination, the parties will make all reasonable efforts to resolve them amicably through negotiations and mutual concessions. In case the parties fail to reach an agreement within one month of the occurrence of a dispute, the dispute should be referred for resolution to the competent Bulgarian court.
Last Update: 29.06.2017