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Terms of Use


The website under the domain name (hereinafter referred to as the “Website”) operates under the present Terms of Use (hereinafter referred to as the “Terms of Use”). By using the Website you agree to be bound by these Terms. You are advised to read them carefully and use the services of the Website only if you accept them in their entirety, without any limitations or reservations. If you do not agree to these Terms, do not use the Website.

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1.1 We are a non-profit charitable institution under the trade name “John F. Costopoulos Foundation – Donation of Spyros and Eurydice Costopoulos” (hereinafter referred to as the “John F. Costopoulos Foundation”, “Foundation”, “we”, “our”, “us”), as ratified by Legislative Decree n. 998/1979 (Government Gazette A’ 279), with registered seat at 9 Ploutarchou, Athens.

2.1 If you have questions, inquiries or complaints about this Website, you can contact us at +30 210 729 3503.

3.1 Your use of the Website and its content grants no rights to you in relation to our intellectual property or related rights, such as copyright, industrial property rights, patents, design rights, trademark rights, database rights and related rights, as well as know-how rights (“Intellectual Property Rights”), related to the Website. All text, user interfaces, visual interfaces, graphics, illustrations, photographs, marks, logos, computer code and other related materials (hereinafter referred to collectively as “Content”) including, but not limited to, design, arrangement, structure, selection, coordination, expression, and “form and content” of the Content included on the Website are owned or controlled by us or licensed to us by third party licensors. All such rights are reserved.

3.2 Nothing in the Terms of Use constitutes a transfer of Intellectual Property Rights from us to you or any other third party.

3.3 You may not copy, reproduce, download, publish, broadcast, record, transmit, commercially exploit, process, publicly communicate or distribute in any way the Content, services, web pages or material on the Website or the computer code that makes up the Website aside for personal use purposes. Further, you do not have the right to use any automatic or manual device, program, algorithm or methodology, or similar processing on any portion of the Website or its Content. Notwithstanding the foregoing, you may download insubstantial portions of this Content to your hard drive for the purpose of viewing it so long as no more than one copy of the information is created.



4.1 We may provide links to other websites from time to time. These links are provided for your convenience and reference only. We have no control over such third-party websites and bear no liability for their content. The inclusion of links does not imply endorsement of the material contained on such websites or any association with their operators. You represent that we will not become a party to any transaction or contract with a third party that you may enter into, and we are not be liable for any loss or damage that you may suffer as a result of your use of these websites.



5.1 You agree that by using the Website:

5.1.1 you will not do so in a way that may lead to the encouragement, facilitation or carrying out of any activity that is criminal, fraudulent, illegal or prohibited under these Terms;

5.1.2 you will not do so for any purpose other than your personal use;

5.1.3. you will not advertise or promote the products or services of others or your own, such as by sending “unsolicited” mail;

5.1.4 you will not transfer files containing viruses, Trojan horse viruses or engage in any other activity that is harmful to the Website;

5.1.5 you will not set up links to the Website an any third-party website without our prior written consent;

5.1.6 you will not gain and/or attempt to gain unauthorized access to user accounts linked to or associated with the Website or breach or attempt to breach the security measures of the Website; or

5.1.7 you will not interfere with another person’s/user’s access, use or navigation of the Website;

5.1.8 you will not “disclose or transmit in any way any material or information that you are not entitled to disclose under the provisions of private law or private agreements (e.g. confidential information) and under the provisions of applicable law;

5.1.9 you will not act in a way that infringes our or third parties’ intellectual property rights;

5.1.10 you will not act in such a way as to infringe any rights or the privacy of others and in particular in such a way as to cause harm to a minor;

5.1.11 you will not act in such a way as to mislead any third party as to the origin of the Website Content and/or damage in any way the reputation of the Foundation.

5.2 Your use of the Website is at your own risk. You should use your own anti-virus software on the devices you use to visit the Website.

5.3 You are responsible for ensuring that all persons accessing the Website through your internet connection are made aware of and comply with these Terms and the other applicable terms and conditions listed in these Terms.

5.4 We have the right to suspend, restrict or terminate your access to this Website (or any part of it) at any time without notice if we believe that you have breached any restrictions set out in these Terms.



6.1 You confirm that:

6.1.1 you are an adult under Greek law or have the consent of your parent or legal guardian;

6.1.2 you will comply with the restrictions on your use of the Website as set out in these Terms;

6.2 you agree to indemnify us against any claim or damage (including legal costs/legal fees for such claims or damages) made by any third party in respect of any matter relating to or arising out of your harmful, wrongful or unlawful use of the Website including any breach or suspected breach of these Terms or breach of any law or the rights of any third party.



7.1 The Website is provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis and, to the extent permitted by applicable laws and regulations, without representations or warranties of any kind.

7.2 Our Website is provided for strictly personal use. You agree not to use our Website for any commercial purposes.

7.3 Whilst we aim to ensure that the Website and its Content are correct at any time, they are subject to change and, to the extent permitted by applicable laws and regulations, we make no representations or warranties (whether express or implied) that the information on the Website or its Content is accurate, complete or up-to-date.

7.4 We shall not be liable to you for any of the following whether arising from any claim arising out of or in connection with the use of the Website, including without limitation, under any tort, for breach of contract, for misrepresentation, intellectual property infringement or under any statute or otherwise:

  • any indirect, special or consequential losses;
  • any losses or damages arising out of changes made to the content of this Website by unauthorized parties;
  • any loss of business or business opportunity, or any interruption of business;
  • loss or damage to your, or any third party’s data or records.

7.5 No warranty is given that the Website, any page or Content thereof, shall be fault free.



8.1 We are committed to protecting your privacy and we only process personal data that we collect from you or that you provide to us in accordance with applicable data protection legislation.

8.2 For more on how we use your personal data and related information, please see our Privacy Policy available at Privacy Policy and the Tracker/Cookies Policy available at Cookies Policy which form an integral part of the Terms of Use.



9.1 We strive to continually enhance and develop this Website. In this context, we may amend the Terms of Use at any time. Any such amendments will be effective as soon as they are posted on the Website.

9.2 Please regularly check the Terms of Use, given that your use of the Website following any amendments of the Terms shall be considered as acceptance of the amended Terms of Use.



10.1 In the event of that any provision of these Terms of Use is found to be invalid or unenforceable by a court, it will be severed from the rest of these Terms of Use, which shall remain valid and in effect.

10.2 No delay or failure by us to exercise our powers, rights or remedies, or any partial exercise of any such powers, rights or remedies under the Terms of Use shall operate as a waiver of them, or preclude any other or further exercise of them.

10.3 The Terms of Use are governed by the laws of Greece.

10.4 Any dispute that should arise out of or in connection with the Terms of Use and cannot be amicably resolved shall be submitted to the jurisdiction of the courts of Athens, Greece.

Last amended 5 April 2023