This website www.schengenvisas.com (“Website”) is owned and operated by SchengenVisas.com (“Company,” “SchengenVisas.com,” “we,” “us”).
By using the Website, these Terms will automatically apply to you. You should make sure therefore that you read them carefully before using the Website and any services available on it.
About Our Website
Welcome to our website www.schengenvisas.com. On this Website you can find general information about the Schengen Visa requirements, visas types, application forms, fees and validity and all steps throughout the visa application process for all the member Schengen States and get news on related topics. This information is provided for general information purposes only and we recommend that you seek a professional advice before taking any action in obtaining a visa.
Website using by visitors is free of charge. The visitor is responsible for access and costs of telecommunication networks as set by his service provider and telecom operator.
Users of the Service must be 18 years of age or older. If you are under the age of 18, then you are not permitted to use our Website without a consent by you parents or guardians. If you don’t agree to these Terms or are under the age of 18, do not use the Website.
Website Use Restrictions
You agree not to use the Website in any unlawful manner.
You’re not allowed to copy or modify the Website, any part of the Website, or our trademarks in any way. You’re not allowed to attempt to extract the source code of the Website, and you also shouldn’t try to translate the Website into other languages or make derivative versions. The Website itself, and all the trademarks, copyright, database rights and other intellectual property rights related to it, still belong to Schengenvisas.com.
You hereby agree and undertake not to host, display, upload, modify, publish, transmit, update or share any information on the Website in any manner which belongs to another person and to which you do not have any right or which:
- is grossly harmful, harassing, blasphemous, defamatory, obscene, pornographic, pedophilic, libelous, invasive of another’s privacy, hateful, or racially, ethnically objectionable, disparaging, relating or encouraging money laundering or gambling, or otherwise unlawful in any manner whatever;
- harms minors in any way;
- infringes any patent, trademark, copyright or another proprietary/intellectual property rights;
- violates any law for the time being in force;
- deceives or misleads the addressee about the origin of such messages communicates any information which is grossly offensive or menacing;
- impersonates another person;
- contains software viruses or any other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer resource;
- threatens the public order or causes incitement to the commission of any cognizable offense or prevents investigation of any offense or is insulting any nation; or
- is misleading or known to be false in any way.
We reserve the right at any time and without notice to:
- modify, suspend or terminate of the Website or any portion thereof;
- restrict, limit, suspend or terminate your access to Schengenvisas.com or any portion thereof;
- delete any content you post on SchengenVisas.com if in our reasonable opinion it does not comply with these Terms and/or applicable law;
- monitor your use of SchengenVisas.com (including any content or message you post on SchengenVisas.com) to verify compliance with these Terms and/or any applicable law;
- investigate any suspected or alleged misuse or unlawful use of SchengenVisas.com and cooperate with law enforcement in such investigation; or
- disclose information about your use of SchengenVisas.com in connection with law enforcement investigation of any suspected or alleged illegal activity, or in response to a lawful court order.
From time to time, we may restrict access to some parts of the Website, or the entire Website, to users.
License and Copyright
SchengenVisas.com grants you a limited license to access and make personal use of this Website. This license does not include any resale or commercial use of this Website or its contents; any collection and use of any product listings, descriptions, or prices; any derivative use of this Website or its contents; any downloading or copying of account information for the benefit of another merchant; or any use of data mining, robots, or similar data gathering and extraction tools. This Website or any portion of the Website may not be reproduced, duplicated, copied, sold, resold, visited, or otherwise exploited for any commercial purpose without express wrote consent of SchengenVisas.com. You may not frame or utilize framing techniques to enclose any trademark, logo, or other proprietary information (including images, text, page layout, or form) of SchengenVisas.com without express written consent.
Any unauthorized use terminates the permission or license granted by SchengenVisas.com. You are granted a limited, revocable, and nonexclusive right to create a hyperlink to the home page of our Website so long as the link does not portray SchengenVisas.com, its affiliates, or their products or services in a false, misleading, derogatory, or otherwise offensive matter. You may not use any SchengenVisas.com logo or other proprietary graphic or trademark as part of the link without express written permission.
All content included on this Website, such as text, graphics, logos, button icons, images, audio clips, digital downloads, data compilations, and software, is the property of SchengenVisas.com or its content suppliers and is protected by copyright and trademark laws. The compilation of all content on this Website is the exclusive property of SchengenVisas.com and protected by the laws which apply in the countries we operate in and international copyright laws. All software used on this Website is the property of SchengenVisas.com or its software suppliers and is protected by local and international copyright laws.
By placing any information or other material on the Website (including your messages, comments, etc.), you grant to SchengenVisas.com a perpetual, royalty-free, non-exclusive, irrevocable, unrestricted, worldwide license to do the following in respect of the information or material:
- use, copy, adapt, transmit, publish and/or broadcast, publicly perform or display, and
- sublicense to any third parties the unrestricted right to exercise any of the foregoing rights granted.
The foregoing grant includes the right to exploit all proprietary rights in any such information or other material, including but not limited to rights under copyright laws under any jurisdiction worldwide.
We welcome your feedback. Feedback submitted through the Website or otherwise is non-confidential and becomes the sole property of SchengenVisas.com. We own the intellectual property rights in and to such feedback and are entitled to the unrestricted use and dissemination of this feedback for any purpose, commercial or otherwise, without acknowledgment to you.
Disclaimer, Warranties, and Limitation of Liability
THE WEBSITE ARE MADE AVAILABLE TO YOU ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS, WITH THE EXPRESS UNDERSTANDING THAT THE COMPANY HAS NO OBLIGATION TO MONITOR, CONTROL, OR VET THE CONTENT OR DATA APPEARING ON THE WEBSITE. AS SUCH, YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITE IS AT YOUR DISCRETION AND RISK. THE COMPANY MAKE NO CLAIMS OR PROMISES ABOUT THE QUALITY, ACCURACY, OR RELIABILITY OF THE WEBSITE AND EXPRESSLY DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT.
ALTHOUGH WE INTEND TO TAKE REASONABLE STEPS TO PREVENT THE INTRODUCTION OF VIRUSES, WORMS, “TROJAN HORSES” OR OTHER DESTRUCTIVE MATERIALS TO OUR WEBSITE, WE DO NOT GUARANTEE OR WARRANT THAT OUR WEBSITE OR MATERIALS THAT MAY BE DOWNLOADED FROM OUR WEBSITE DO NOT CONTAIN SUCH DESTRUCTIVE FEATURES. WE ARE NOT LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OR HARM ATTRIBUTABLE TO SUCH FEATURES. IF YOU RELY ON OUR WEBSITE AND ANY MATERIALS AVAILABLE THROUGH OUR WEBSITE, YOU DO SO SOLELY AT YOUR OWN RISK.
Under no circumstances (including but not limited to any act or omission on the part of the Company) will the Company or its affiliates be liable for any indirect, incidental, special and/or consequential damages or loss of profits whatsoever which result from any use or access of, or any inability to use or access, the Website or any content. You expressly acknowledge and agree that the Company does not exert control over users and visitors of the Website and is not liable either for their opinions or their behaviour, including any information and/or advice and any defamatory statements or offensive conduct.
Our website SchengenVisas.com is not a member of the European Union, the European Council or any other agency. SchengenVisas.com is a private publishing website offering free Schengen visa awareness and guidance. We are not responsible for granting Schengen Visas.
The information on this Website is for information purposes only. The information is not and is not intended to be, legal advice. You should not act or refrain from acting on the basis of any content included in this Website without seeking the appropriate legal or other professional advice on the facts and circumstances at issue from a licensed attorney.
We have made every possible effort to make sure the provided material is right and accurate. We do not, however, guarantee the completeness or precision of the information, also, are not responsible for any mistakes, omissions or inaccuracies. All of the content is for informative purposes only and it is not legally binding in any way.
The Schengen Visa Calculator (“Calculator”) that is available in our website, and its results are for general information purposes only. We strive to keep the information up to date and correct, but we make no representations or warranties of any kind, express or imply, about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability or availability with respect to the usage of the Calculator. Using the Calculator or its results does not constitute professional advice or consultancy and is intended solely to inform our users about the 90/180 Schengen Visa Rule. By using the Calculator, you understand and agree that the 90/180 Schengen Visa Rule may vary in your case. We are not responsible for any loss (including but not limited to indirect or consequential loss or damage, loss of potential earnings, or opportunities) associated with the use of the Calculator, to achieve the goals or expectations that you set for yourself with the usage of the Calculator. Your usage of the Calculator and its results are strictly at your own sole risk. We recommend that you seek professional advice in calculating the 90/180 Schengen Visa Rule and in the application for a Schengen visa.
Governing Law and Disputes
These Terms and Conditions shall be governed by the laws of the United Arab Emirates applicable to agreements made and to be performed therein without regard to conflict of laws principles. You expressly agree that exclusive jurisdiction for any claim or dispute with the Company or relating in any way to your use of our Website resides in the courts of the United Arab Emirates.
Any cause of action or claim you may have concerning our Website must be commenced within one (1) year after such claim or cause of action arises.
If any provision of these Terms is held to be unenforceable or invalid, such provision will be changed and interpreted to accomplish the objectives of such provision to the greatest extent possible under applicable law and the remaining provisions will continue in full force and effect.
No waiver of any term of these Terms and Conditions will be binding unless, in writing, no waiver of any term of these Terms will be deemed a further or continuing waiver of such term or any other term, and the failure of the SchengenVisas.com to exercise or enforce any right or remedy in these Terms does not waive that right or remedy.
We rely on your continued observance of these Terms and Conditions. If the Company suffers any loss or damage or incurs any costs in connection with any breach of these Terms and Conditions or any other legal obligation then you agree to indemnify the Company for those losses, damages, and costs.
You and we shall be independent parties under these Terms and Conditions, and nothing herein will constitute either party as the employer, employee, agent or representative of the other party, or both parties as joint ventures or partners for any purpose.
You shall not transfer, assign, sublicense nor pledge in any manner whatsoever, any of your rights or obligations under these Terms and Conditions. We may transfer, assign, sublicense or pledge in any manner whatsoever, any of its rights and obligations under these Terms and Conditions to a subsidiary, affiliate, or successor thereof or any third party whatsoever, without notifying you or receiving your consent.
Certain territorial restrictions may apply to your use of our Website. Our Website is not intended for distribution to or use by any person or entity in any jurisdiction or country where such distribution or use would be contrary to law or regulation or which would subject us to any registration requirement within such jurisdiction or country.
Anyone using or accessing our Service does so on their initiative and are responsible for compliance within local laws regarding online conduct and acceptable content, if and to the extent such local laws are applicable. We reserve the right to limit the availability of our Website/Service to any person, geographic area, or jurisdiction, at any time and in our sole discretion.
Changes to These Terms and Conditions
We may update these Terms and Conditions from time to time. Thus, you are advised to review this page periodically for any changes. We will notify you of any changes by posting the new Terms and Conditions on this page. These changes are effective immediately after they are posted on this page.
If you have any questions or suggestions about these Terms and Conditions or our Service, do not hesitate to contact us via contact details defined below.