Terms & Conditions of Use

This website (the “Website”) is provided to you under these Terms & Conditions of Use (the “Agreement”) and any amendments or supplements to them that may be posted by Steve Claudio Montecucco. from time to time.

Binding Agreement

By using the Website, you accept these Terms & Conditions and agree to be legally bound by them.  You should not use the Website if you have any objections to any of these Terms & Conditions.

Modification or Suspension of the Website

You agree that Steve Claudio Montecucco may, in its sole discretion, and at any time, modify, discontinue, or suspend its operation of this Website, or any part thereof, temporarily or permanently, without notice to you, and you agree that Steve Claudio Montecucco will not be liable for any consequences of doing so.

Modifications to the Terms & Conditions of Use

Claudio Montecucco, may make changes to these Terms & Conditions from time to time in its sole discretion and will post any such changes on the Website. Each time changes are made, a notice of these changes will be posted on the home page. Your continued use of the Website following the posting of changes constitutes your acceptance of any such changes.

Contact Information

If you have any questions or concerns with respect to these Terms & Conditions or the Website you may contact a representative of Steve Claudio Montecucco by email at info@claudiomontecucco.it

Electronic Communications

When you communicate with us via email through the Website, you are communicating with us electronically.  You agree that we may communicate electronically and that such communications are equivalent to communications in writing and shall have the same force and effect as if they were in writing and signed by the party sending the communication.

Compliance with Laws

You agree to comply with all applicable laws, statutes, rules, and regulations regarding your use of the Website, including, without limitation, intellectual property laws and privacy laws.

Protection of Intellectual Rights and License

You acknowledge that content available through the Website, including, without limitation, content in the form of text, graphics, software, music, sound, photographs, and videos (collectively, the “Intellectual Property”), is protected by copyright law, trademark law, patent law, and/or other proprietary rights and laws.  All photographs displayed on this website are the sole property of Steve McCurry.  All other content on this website is owned by Claudio Montecucco.  Except as expressly authorized by Claudio Montecucco herein, you agree not to copy, modify, rent, lease, loan, sell, assign, distribute, license, reverse engineer, or create derivative works based on the Website or any content (including, without limitation, any software) available through the Website. 

You are hereby granted a nonexclusive, nontransferable, revocable, limited license to view content retrieved from the Website for your personal, noncommercial purposes, provided that you do not remove or obscure the copyright notice or other notices displayed on or included with the content. 

You may not download, transmit, reproduce, copy, reprint, modify, rewrite, create derivative works from, distribute, publicly display, publicly perform, license, lease, transfer or sell content retrieved from the Website in any way, for any public or commercial use or provide it to any commercial source, including other websites, regardless of whether or not you receive compensation, without the express, prior written permission of Claudio Montecucco.

You may not frame any trademark, logo, or other proprietary information on this Website without the express, prior written consent of Claudio Montecucco.  Except as expressly provided in the Agreement, nothing contained in the Agreement or on the Website shall be construed as conferring any other license or right, expressly, by implication, by estoppel, or otherwise. Any rights not expressly granted herein are reserved.

None of the material contained on this Website (including all software, HTML code and other code) may be reverse-engineered, disassembled, decompiled, transcribed, stored in a retrieval system, translated into any language or computer language, retransmitted in any form or by any means (electronic, mechanical, photo-reproduction, recordation or otherwise), resold or redistributed without the prior written permission of Claudio Montecucco.

Except as otherwise noted, all rights, title and interest, including all copyrights, in and to all photographs posted on this Website are owned exclusively by Claudio Montecucco. 

Except as otherwise noted, all other content posted on this Website is:
Copyright © 2024 Claudio Montecucco
All Rights Reserved

Claudio Montecucco has adopted a policy of terminating services to users who willfully and/or repeatedly infringe.

For further information regarding permission to use material or data, please contact us.  We can be reached by e-mail at: info@claudiomontecucco.it

Notice and Procedure for Making Claims of Copyright Infringement

Claudio Montecucco asks our users to respect the intellectual property of others.  If you believe in good faith that your work has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please provide Claudio Montecucco the following information:

  1. An electronic or physical signature of the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright interest;

  2. A description of the copyrighted work that you claim has been infringed;

  3. A description of where the material that you claim is infringing is located on the Website;

  4. Your address, telephone number, and email address;

  5. A statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law; and

  6. A statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the above information in your notice is accurate and that you are the copyright owner or authorized to act on the copyright owner’s behalf.

You may want to seek the advice of independent legal counsel before filing a notification.

Trademarks/Service Marks

You may not use or display any  trademarks, logos or service marks (collectively, the “Marks”)  displayed on the Website .  Nothing contained on the Website should be construed as granting any right or license to use any of the Marks displayed on the Website; your misuse of any Mark is strictly prohibited.

Limitations of Liability

You expressly understand and agree that under no circumstances will Claudio Montecucco be liable for indirect, special, incidental, or consequential damages, including, without limitation, any loss of use, loss of profits, loss of data, loss of goodwill, cost of procurement of substitute services, or any other indirect, special, incidental, or consequential damages, howsoever caused, and on any theory of liability, whether for breach of contract, tort (including negligence and strict liability), or otherwise resulting from the use of, or the inability to use, the website or any other matter relating to the website. These limitations will apply whether or not Claudio Montecucco has been advised of the possibility of such damages and notwithstanding any failure of essential purpose of any limited remedy.

Disclaimer of Warranties With Respect to Use of Website

The website is provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis. Except as specifically provided herein, to the fullest extent permissible pursuant to applicable law, Claudio Montecucco expresly disclaims all warranties of any kind, whether express or implied, including, without limitation, any warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, and non-infringement.

Claudio Montecucco does not make any warranty that the website will meet your requirements, or that access to the website will be uninterrupted, timely, secure, or error-free, or that defects, if any, will be corrected. Claudio Montecucco makes no warranties as to the results that may be obtained from the use of the website or as to the accuracy, quality, or reliability of any information obtained through the website.

You understand and agree that any material and/or data downloaded or otherwise obtained through the use of the website is used at your own risk and that you will be solely responsible for any damage to your computer system or loss of data that results from the download of such material and/or data.


You agree to indemnify and hold harmless Steve Claudio Montecucco, its directors, officers, employees, agents, co-branders, subsidiaries, parents, and affiliates, from and against any and all liability, losses, claims, demands, disputes, damages, and costs of any kind, including, without limitation, reasonable attorneys’ fees and costs of litigation resulting from or in any way connected with your use of the Website; Content you submit, post, or transmit through the Website; your breach of the Agreement; and your connection to the Website. 

Severability of Agreement

If any provision of the Agreement is found by a court or other binding authority to be invalid, you agree that every attempt shall be made to give effect to the parties’ intentions as reflected in that provision, and the remaining provisions contained in the Agreement shall continue in full force and effect.

Applicable Law

The Agreement and the resolution of any dispute related to the Agreement or the Website shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the United States, including without limitation federal copyright and trademark laws, and with the laws of the State of New York applicable to contracts entered into and to be wholly performed therein, without giving effect to any principles of conflicts of law or choice of law.

Any legal action or proceeding between Claudio Montecucco and you related to the Agreement shall be brought exclusively in a federal or state court of competent jurisdiction sitting in New York, New York, and you agree to submit to the personal and exclusive jurisdiction of such courts and waive any right or claim that the this is an inconvenient forum.

These Terms & Conditions were last updated on February 13, 2024.

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