The following are the General Terms and Conditions of Use of the site (the “Site”) which anyone who intends to navigate on the site (the “User”) must follow.

The use of the Site by the User constitutes acceptance of the relative General Conditions of use. If the User does not intend to accept these General Terms and Conditions of Use, it is sufficient for him to refrain from navigating the pages of the Site.

Author’s Rights and Trademark Rights

The content of the Site, all rights to the use of trademarks, copyright and any other related intellectual property rights, belong to WAI – Welcome Association Italy (“WAI”) as a direct property or an exclusive concession by the legitimate owners or those who provided the content. With the use of the Site or the services provided by it, the User does not acquire, neither explicitly or implicitly, any license relating to copyright, use of the trademark and / or any other right on intellectual property that are owned WAI or third party owners, neither now nor in the future.

Without prejudice to any further action, WAI reserves the right to revoke the User’s right of access, if it deems that the use of the Site or of the services provided by it is such as to violate the copyright, use of the trademark and / or any other intellectual property rights that are owned by WAI or third party owners.


The General Conditions can be modified by WAI at any time without notice, without prejudice to the User’s burden to view it periodically and in any case before accessing the contents of the Site.

Limitation of liability

The User assumes full responsibility for the use of the Site. The information sent or received during use of the Site may not be safe and be intercepted, violated and / or altered by unauthorized third parties.

WAI does not declare and does not guarantee that the Site will not contain malfunctions, interruptions, errors, omissions or loss of information transmitted, or that no viruses will be transmitted to the Site. Use of the Site is at your own risk; therefore, to the maximum extent permitted by the mandatory laws, WAI will not be liable to the User and to third parties for any reason.

All content published on the Site is provided for information purposes only. WAI provides no guarantee as to their accuracy and completeness. The Site is not a news organization, and is updated without any periodicity, exclusively based on availability.

Links to third party sites and sharing tools

Within the Site there may be links to websites administered by third parties, sharing tools that allow links to social networks, e-mail systems, instant messaging and blog posting. By following the links or using the sharing tools, the User accesses third-party sites, not owned or controlled or managed by WAI. By deciding to access a website of a third party through a link or a sharing tool provided by the Site, the user acts at his own risk. WAI is not liable for viruses or other malware or harmful elements that may be contracted during links to third-party sites.

WAI does not control any third-party site and does not provide any guarantee, nor does it assume any liability, with respect to third-party websites, to the respective content or to the goods and services possibly provided by these or through these supplied. The inclusion of links or sharing tools to third-party sites does not imply approval of the content of such sites. The use of third-party sites and sharing tools is governed by different terms and conditions, therefore it is advisable to consult these general conditions from time to time before use. Furthermore, the use of third-party sites and sharing tools may have privacy policies other than those on the Site. It is advisable to consult the Privacy document contained in these sites before using them.


The User undertakes to indemnify, hold harmless and defend WAI and / or any third party holders, in the event of claims for damages, questions, legal actions, debts, losses or liabilities, including legal fees, where the action is based , originates or refers to violations of these General Conditions by the User or anyone using his password or account.


All personal data provided through this Site will be processed in accordance with the Privacy Policy of the Site.

Applicable law and competent court

These General Conditions will be subject to Italian law and will be interpreted according to the same. The competent court to hear about any dispute arising with reference to these General Conditions as well as any other agreement that refers to them, will be the Court of Rome. By virtue of the application of Italian law, in the event of any conflict of interpretation between the Italian version and the English version of these General Terms and Conditions of Use, the Italian version will prevail.

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Last update: 03/30/16