Terms Of Use

The www.simonopetrafoundation.org website is the website of the “Friends of Simonopetra Athonite Foundation”, of New York, NY, USA, herein after called “FoSAF” for ease of use.. Before entering and navigating our website, please read the following terms and conditions, which are implemented specifically for the use of our web site. Ensure that you agree with the following terms and conditions, because further use and navigation of the www.simonopetrafoundation.org website imply your express and unconditional consent.


The ‘FoSAF’ reserves the right to unilaterally amend or renew the terms and conditions in accordance with its needs. The “FoSAF”undertakes the obligation of informing users of any amendments, as well as of any changes, via the website.

Provided information

The “FoSAF” believes that the information provided at the www.simonopetrafoundation.org website, is accurate subject to any technical or typographical errors which have escaped its attention or transpired unintentionally or due to an interruption in the operation of the website or due to force majeure.

Intellectual property rights

The website www.simonopetrafoundation.org is the official website of the “Friends of Simonopetra Athonite Foundation”. The entirety of the content of the websites posted by the FoSAF [and the Holy Monastery of Simonopetra], including images, graphics, photographs, drawings, texts, services and products provided, is the intellectual property of the FoSAF [and the Holy Monastery of Simonopetra] and is protected according to the relevant regulations of Greek law, European law, and international conventions. It is prohibited to copy, analogically/digitally record, and mechanically reproduce, distribute, transfer, download, process, re-sell, create work production or mislead the public with respect to the actual provider of the content of the website. Any reproduction, reissue, download, communication, dissemination or distribution or any other use of the content in any way or using any means for commercial or other purposes, is allowed solely after obtaining the written permission of the Friends of Simonopetra Athonite Foundation [and the Holy Monastery of Simonopetra] or any rightful legitimate owner of the intellectual property rights. The names, images, logos, and distinctive features representing the Friends of Simonopetra Athonite Foundation [and the Holy Monastery of Simonopetra] and/or third parties, as well as any products or services, thereof, are exclusive trademarks and distinguishing features of the Friends of Simonopetra Athonite Foundation [and the Holy Monastery of Simonopetra] and/or such third parties and are protected by Greek, EU, and international laws regarding trademarks and industrial and intellectual property and unfair competition. In any case, their promotion and appearance on the www.simonopetrafoundation.org website shall in no way be construed as a conveyance or assignment of a license or right to use them.

User Obligations

Users of the www.simonopetrafoundation.org website accept that they shall not use it for dispatching, publishing, e-mailing or transmitting in any other way any content which is unlawful, damaging, threatening, insulting, annoying, sycophantic, defamatory, obscene, indecent, libellous, is in violation of third party privacy, indicating prejudice or expressing racial, ethnic or other discrimination, which may cause damage to minors in any way, which may not be transmitted in accordance with the legislation or conventional or administrational relationships (such as inside information, ownership or confidential data which was obtained or revealed as part of work relationships or covered by confidentiality agreements), which violates any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright or other third party proprietary rights, which contains software viruses or any codes, files or programs that have been designed to disrupt, damage, destroy or impede the operation of any software or computer hardware, which intentionally or unintentionally violates current Greek and EU law and regulations thereof, may harass third parties in any way, and any content used to collect or store user personal data.