Legal informations

a) Intellectual Property
All contents, layout, photographs, drawings, images or sounds and graphic design of this document/ website are the intellectual property of Soares da Costa Construção, SGPS, SA ("Soares da Costa"), protected under Decree-Law No. 63/85 of 14 March. Is prohibited the disclosure, copying, adaption, citation, transcription, translation and/ or any other form of full or partial use of the content, layout and graphic design, images or sounds of this document/ website or that can be accesses by it by any means or using any support (physical or immaterial) without the respective authorization or licensing by the holder of the intellectual property rights subject to civil and / or criminal prosecution of those responsible for the unauthorized use.

The user or licensed for the use by any means of all or part of this document/ website may only do so on terms and conditions agreed with the holder of intellectual property rights and conditions for the purpose for which the grant of the license or authorization, as otherwise will face civil and / or criminal prosecution taking into consideration the misuse done.

Soares da Costa reserves the right to prosecute any infringement of its intellectual property.

b) Links to other websites
Soares da Costa assumes no responsibility for any third party website that can be accessed through Soares da Costa website. We have no means to control the content of third party websites totally independent of Soares da Costa. Moreover, the existence of a link between this site and third party websites in any way imply that the Soares da Costa approve the contents of those sites or even the use to which its content can be intended. Moreover, it is the responsibility of the visitor to take all necessary precautions to prevent those websites are infected by one or more "viruses", "e-mails as spam," or any other "parasites" or "hacking".

Some external websites may contain links that lead to this website. Such a link should not be installed without the prior written consent of Soares da Costa. In any case, Soares da Costa is in no way responsible for the lack of availability of such external websites and Soares da Costa does not review, control, approve, nor is responsible for the contents, advertising, products or other materials on or accessible via those websites.

c) Personal Information and / or other
Soares da Costa will not disclose to third parties personally identifiable information that has been transmitted via email. This information will be used solely to answer it the best way possible. According to Law No. 67/98 of October 26 - Law of Protection of Personal Data, the visitor has rights of access, modification, rectification and deletion of its personal data, simply by requesting it via email:

This website is not intended to receive confidential information you may want to send us. And so, with exception of the personal data mentioned above, all information, regardless of its form (documents, data, graphics, questions, suggestions, concepts, notes and other) that you communicate to us through the website will be considered as confidential. Therefore, the mere fact that you transmit us this information grants us the right to use, reproduce, diffuse or modify or to transmit it in order to process your request.

d) Exclusion of responsibility
Soares da Costa makes every effort to ensure the best possible accuracy and updating of the information announced on the website, whose content the company reserves the right to modify at any time and without notice. Nevertheless, Soares da Costa cannot fully guarantee the correctness, accuracy, currency or completeness of the information available on the website.

Therefore, Soares da Costa is not responsible for:

  • Any imprecision, inaccuracy or omission relative to the information submitted on this website;
  • Any damage resulting from fraudulent intrusion by a third party who modifies the information or materials submitted on the website;
  • More generally, any direct or indirect, regardless of its cause, origin, nature or consequences, even though the Soares da Costa knew that such damage was foreseeable, produced as a result of (i) access or inability to access the website, (ii) the use of the website, including any damage or virus that may infect your computer or any other product, and/ or (iii) the credibility granted to any information provided directly or indirectly on the website.

e) Availability of website
The visitor of this website should be aware that (i) it is technically impossible that the same is presented totally free from errors and Soares da Costa cannot assume responsibility for it, (ii) these errors can cause the website to be temporarily unavailable, and (iii) the operation of the website may be adversely affected by conditions beyond the control of Soares da Costa, for example, methods of transmission and telecommunications between Soares da Costa and the visitor and between Soares da Costa and other systems and networks. Soares da Costa and/ or its technicians can, at any time, temporarily or permanently modify or discontinue all or part of the site to perform maintenance work and/ or make improvements and/ or changes to the website. Soares da Costa is not responsible for any modification, suspension or discontinuance of the website.

f) Jurisdiction
This website and its contents are governed by the Portuguese law. Any dispute about this website and its contents are the responsibility of the Portuguese courts.

g) Privacy Policy

  •  Data collected automatically - Domains and IP addresses of visitors are logged automatically. This information does not identify you, but feathers the computer used to access the site.
  • Collection and use of data - In the case where the user requests information may be necessary to collect personal information. When contacting us by e-mail, request information or leave suggestions/ comments via the website, requires us to collect your e-mail address, name and other specific personal identifying information. When asking for personal data we will ensure that the collection and use will be made in strict compliance with applicable collection and data protection legislation. The user's personal data will not be transmitted outside Soares da Costa without the user permission.
  • Security - security policies, rules and technical measures have been implemented to protect personal data under our control that complies with protection legislation appropriate to the jurisdiction applicable to the site data. The security measures are designed to prevent unauthorized access, improper use, unauthorized modification and unlawful destruction or accidental loss. Currently, it is not given to visitors to our website the option of using a secure method of transmitting personal data to Soares da Costa.
  • Privacy compliance/ conformity - Our privacy policy is in accordance with applicable Portuguese law, namely Law No. 67/98 of 26 October. The data protection legislation is subject to revision, and we recommend the user to regularly consult our privacy statement.

Last updated on August 2014