Website terms and conditions


1.1. These terms shall govern the general rules for use of the website (‘Website’). By accessing the Website resources, the USERS hereby declare that they are aware of the present conditions, accept them, and agree to follow them.

1.2. These CONDITIONS are subject to change at any time without prior notice to the USERS.

1.3. The Bulgarian Helsinki Committee Association (BHC) is the owner of this Website.


2.1. The contents of this Website include:

  1. News and current information connected with the BHC;
  2. positions, analyses, proposals for legislative amendments;
  3. texts, visual, audio, and video materials;
  4. links to other webpages belonging to the BHC and to webpages of other individuals or legal entities.

2.2. Every USER has access to Website materials.

2.3. BHC shall not be held liable for any losses, direct, indirect, or subsequent losses or loss of earnings, arising as a result of or in connection with the use of this Website or from the temporary inability to access/use it.

2.4. Website technology and design can be changed without prior notice.

2.5. BHC reserves the right to send to the users of this website systemic messages related to changes in the terms and conditions of use of this Website.

2.6. The contents of any ads featured on this Website and registered trademarks they may include shall be the sole responsibility of the advertisers.


3.1. By using the resources that are subject to these General Conditions, the USER has access to various content that may be subject to copyright or to other intellectual property rights. All intellectual property rights on the information resources and materials published on this Website (news and current information, copyrighted photographs and video materials, positions, analyses, proposals for legislative amendments and publications) are subject to protection under the acting laws of the Republic of Bulgaria and the law of the European Union. Their unauthorized use is prohibited and shall entail civil, administrative, and/or criminal liability.

3.2. Any use of resources published on this Website shall be allowed on condition that the source is duly stated.


4.1. BHC shall endeavor to maintain the information on this Website truthful, accurate, and up-to-date. This does not exclude the possibility that objective inaccuracies or omissions may occur. BHC shall not be held responsible for the consequences, including the possible damages arising as a result of or connected in any way to accessing this Website, use or inability to use this Website. All information from the Website is presented in accordance with the acting Bulgarian legislation, without a guarantee from the BHC as to its inviolability or safety from malicious attacks by third parties.

4.2. BHC shall not be held responsible for the contents, truthfulness, and lawfulness of the links to other websites and services and resources that are not managed by the Association and have become available to the USER in the course of using this Website.

4.3. BHC shall not be held responsible for the subjective perceptions and interpretations as regards the accuracy, comprehensiveness, and usefulness of the information resources on this Website.

4.4. BHC has the right to be indemnified for all damages, expenses, and third party claims arising out of the violation of these general conditions and/or from the unauthorized use of the services on this Website.