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Terms & Conditions

I. General concepts
Regulations – these regulations
Website - website of "Nikol Consulting - Elevate. Transform. Thrive.", operating at
Service provider - the owner of the website who is a natural person - Nikol Sarniak
Service Recipient – ​​any natural person gaining access to the Website and using the services provided via the Website by the Service Provider.
Electronic Communication - Communication between the parties via electronic mail (e-mail) and contact forms available on the website.
II. General provisions
The Regulations define the principles of operation and use of the Website and specify the scope of rights and obligations of the Service Recipients and the Service Provider related to the use of the Website.
The subject of the Service Provider's services is to provide free tools in the form of the Website, enabling Service Users to access content in the form of entries, articles and audiovisual materials or internet applications and electronic forms.
All possible content, articles and information containing tips or advice published on the Website are only general information and are not addressed to individual Service Users. The Service Provider is not responsible for their use by Service Recipients.
The Service Recipient takes full responsibility for the use of materials made available on the Website, including their use in accordance with applicable law.
The Service Provider does not provide any warranty as to the suitability of the materials posted on the Website.
The Service Provider is not liable for any damage incurred by the Website Users or third parties in connection with the use of the Website. All risks associated with the use of the Website, and in particular with the use and exploitation of information posted on the Website, are borne by the Service Recipient using the Website's services.

III. Terms of use of the Website
The use of the Website by each Service Recipient is free and voluntary.
Service Recipients are obliged to read the Regulations and other documents constituting an integral part thereof and must accept its provisions in their entirety in order to continue using the Website.
Service recipients may not use any personal data obtained on the Website for marketing purposes.
Technical requirements for using the Website:
a device with a display enabling the display of websites,
Internet connection,
any web browser that displays websites in accordance with W3C Consortium standards and provisions and supports websites provided in HTML5,
JavaScript support enabled,
Cookies support enabled
In order to ensure the safety of the Service Provider, Service Recipient and other Service Recipients using the Website, all Service Recipients using the Website should follow generally accepted network security rules,
Activities performed personally by Service Recipients or using software are prohibited:
without written consent, decompilation and analysis of the source code,
without written consent, causing excessive load on the Website's server,
without written consent, attempts to detect security gaps in the Website and server configuration,
attempting to upload or initiate code, scripts and software to the server and database that may cause damage to the Website's software, other Service Recipients or the Service Provider,
attempting to upload or initiate code, scripts and software to the server and database that may track or steal data of Service Users or the Service Provider,
taking any action aimed at damaging or blocking the operation of the Website or preventing the achievement of the purpose for which the Website operates.
If a Cybersecurity incident or a violation of the GDPR is detected or is likely to occur, Service Recipients should first report this fact to the Service Provider in order to quickly remove the problem/threat and protect the interests of all Service Recipients of the Website.

IV. Terms of service Newsletter
Service Recipients can use the Website without having to subscribe to the Newsletter.
Subscribing to the Newsletter service is voluntary.
Subscribing to the Newsletter service is free of charge.
Technical requirements related to the Newsletter service:
having an individual e-mail account,
Terms of service Newsletter:
providing an individual e-mail account in the electronic form,
verification of the provided e-mail account by activating the link sent to it,
consenting to receiving e-mail notifications,
Scope of the Newsletter service:
notifying about new news, entries, competitions and other promotional campaigns related to the Website's services,
notifying about promotional campaigns of the Website's partners (marketing messages),
Unsubscribing from the Newsletter service:
Each Service User subscribed to the Newsletter service has the option to unsubscribe from the Service on their own.
Service recipients can do so via a link included in each e-mail message sent.
Unsubscribing from the Newsletter service results in the deletion of the provided e-mail address from the Service Provider's database.

V. Terms of communication and provision of other services on the Website
The Website provides services and tools that enable Service Users to interact with the Website in the form of:
Contact form
The website provides contact details in the form of:
E-mail address
Contact telephone number
If the Service Recipient contacts the Service Provider, the Service Recipients' personal data will be processed in accordance with the "Privacy Policy", which constitutes an integral part of the Regulations.

VI. Collection of data about Service Recipients
In order to properly provide services through the Website, to secure the legal interest of the Service Provider and to ensure compliance of the Website's operation with applicable law, the Service Provider collects and processes certain data about Users via the Website.

In order to properly provide services, the Website uses and saves some anonymous information about the Service User in cookies.

The scope, purposes, method and principles of data processing are available in the annexes to the Regulations: "GDPR information obligation" and in the "Privacy Policy", which constitute an integral part of the Regulations.

Data collected automatically:
For the efficient operation of the Website and for statistics, we automatically collect some data about the Service User. These data include:
IP address
Browser type
Screen resolution
Approximate location
Opened website subpages
Time spent on the appropriate subpage of the website
Type of operating system
Address of the previous subpage
Referrer address
Browser language
Internet connection speed
Internet service provider
Anonymous demographic data based on Google Analytics data:
The above data is obtained through the Google Analytics script and is anonymous.

Data collected when subscribing to the newsletter:
e-mail adress

VII. Copyright
The owner of the Website and the copyright to the website is the Service Provider.
Some of the data posted on the Website are protected by copyright belonging to companies, institutions and third parties not related in any way to the Service Provider, and are used on the basis of obtained licenses or based on a free license.
Pursuant to the Copyright Act of February 4, 1994, it is prohibited to use, copy, reproduce in any form or store in search systems, excluding the Google, Bing, Yahoo, NetSprint, DuckDuckGo, Facebook and LinkedIn search engines, any articles, descriptions, photos and any other other content, graphic, video or audio materials contained on the Website without the written consent or consent transmitted via Electronic Communication of their legal owner.
Pursuant to the Act of February 4, 1994 on Copyright, simple press information, understood as information alone, without commentary or assessment by its author, is not protected. The author understands this as the possibility of using information from texts posted on the website, but not copying all or part of the articles unless it has been marked in the individual material available on the website.

VIII. Changes to the Regulations
All provisions of the Regulations may be changed unilaterally by the Service Provider at any time, without giving reasons.
Changes to the Regulations enter into force immediately after their publication.
Each Service Recipient who continues to use the Website after changing the Regulations is deemed to accept it in its entirety.

IX. Final Provisions
The Service Provider will make every effort to ensure that the Website's services are offered continuously. However, it is not liable for disruptions caused by force majeure or unauthorized interference by Service Users, third parties or the operation of external automatic programs.
The Service Provider reserves the right to change any information posted on the Website at a time selected by the Service Provider, without the need to notify the Service Users using the Website's services in advance.
The Service Provider reserves the right to temporarily, completely or partially disable the Website in order to improve it, add services or perform maintenance, without prior notice to the Service Users.
The Service Provider reserves the right to disable the Website permanently, without prior notice to the Service Users.
The Service Provider reserves the right to assign, in part or in whole, all of its rights and obligations related to the Website, without the consent or possibility of expressing any objections by the Service Users.
The current and previous Regulations of the Website can be found on this subpage under the current Regulations.
In all matters related to the operation of the Website, please contact the Service Provider using one of the following contact forms:
Using the contact form available on the Website
By sending a message to the following e-mail address:
By calling: (773) 679-0490
Contact using the indicated means of communication only in matters related to the Website.