Terms and Conditions of Use

The utilization of the website www.hidroviasdobrasil.com.br (hereinafter “Website”) held by Hidrovias do Brasil S.A. (hereinafter called “Hidrovias do Brasil”) on the part of the user is subject to these Terms and Conditions of Use.
In order to use the Website, the user must previously read and express their agreement to these Terms and Conditions of Use, Privacy Policy and Other Specific Instruments occasionally applicable (in the published versions), by means of the access and/or use, occasional or continuous, of the Website by the user, and it is hereby clear to the user that their access and/or utilization of the Website will constitute the acceptance of these Terms and Conditions of Use of the Website. The access and/or utilization of the Website on the part of the user will not be allowed if he does not accept, without exceptions, these Terms and Conditions of Use, an event in which the user must immediately stop the access and/or utilization of the Website.

In case any content or service made available on the Website by Hidrovias do Brasil is subject to specific regulation, it is hereby clarified to the user that such regulation may replace, supplement and/or amend this document. Warnings or instructions published on the Website must be understood as complements to these Terms of Use, and the user must fully observe and comply with them.

Hidrovias do Brasil reserves the right to modify, suppress and/or expand, freely and at any time, without previous communication, these Terms and Conditions of Use; however, the user is responsible for reading them whenever they will use and/or access the Website. Hidrovias do Brasil provides access to the Website to the users free of charge.
Hidrovias do Brasil receives and automatically stores information in their servers regarding the activities from the browser, including the IP address and accessed page.

For access and/or general utilization of the Website, user’s subscription and/or registration is not required. However, in order to access certain contents and information from the Website, the user may be asked to provide personal information (such as login and password).

The user understands and agrees that he will be responsible for keeping the confidentiality of the password associated to his login in order to access certain contents and information on the Website, being full responsible before Hidrovias do Brasil for all the activities occurring with his accounts and password. In case the user becomes aware of any unauthorized utilization of his password or account, he agrees to promptly notify Hidrovias do Brasil.

In case the user needs to obtain authorization from his parents, guardians or legal representatives in order to be able to access and/or use the Website, he must obtain it from the entitled person, and such authorizing persons become fully responsible regarding all acts performed by the authorized user, as well as the contents accessed and/or used by him.
The user agrees and undertakes to correctly use the Website for the allowed purposes only, in compliance with the provisions in these Terms and Conditions of Use, Privacy Policy, occasionally applicable Specific Instrument, as well as the notices and instructions of Hidrovias do Brasil and the legislation in force.

The user agrees and undertakes not to participate in any process or activity interfering with or interrupting the functioning of the Website, its servers and, further, networks connected to the Website; he further undertakes not to reproduce, duplicate, copy, sell, market or resell the contents of the Website, except when expressly authorized by Hidrovias do Brasil.

The user must keep the equipment required for Internet access under use conditions, taking the security measures required for the protection of his equipment, systems and files against improper operation and unauthorized invasions from other Internet users.

The user agrees that they are sole responsible for any non-compliance with his obligations, acknowledging that Pátria Investimentos has no responsibility whatsoever before him or any third parties, and the user will respond for all the consequences, such as losses or damages that Hidrovias do Brasil and/or a third-party may come to suffer, resulting from the non-compliance with such obligations.

All the information regarding the protection of the user’s privacy and the data protection practices adopted by Hidrovias do Brasil can be found in the Website Privacy Policy, and the user agrees to the data protection practices used, as well as the Website Privacy Policy.

The brands, trade names or distinctive signals of any kind that are shown on the Website are solely and exclusively owned by Hidrovias do Brasil or its partners. The simple utilization of the Website does not give the user any assignment, licensing, authorization or even any other right of use of any brand.

All the information contained in this Website are protected by copyrights and intellectual property rights held by Hidrovias do Brasil or their partners or associates. Therefore, no portion of this information may be reproduced, modified, stored, disseminated, translated, commercially explored or fully or partially reused without the prior written consent of Hidrovias do Brasil or its third-parties.

The user expressly agrees that the use and/or access to the contents of the Website is performed on/at his full account and risk, and the user understands that the contents of the Website are made available in the form they are found and according to the availability, and Hidrovias do Brasil does not guarantee that they are updated or complete, nor that their use will meet the user’s requirements.

Due to strictly technical and operational issues, Hidrovias do Brasil may not guarantee the availability and/or continuity of Website operation. Hidrovias do Brasil may warn in advance regarding the interruptions in the operation of the Website, but it may never ensure that its use will be uninterrupted, punctual, secure and free of errors, and that any defect existing in the Website will be corrected.

Hidrovias do Brasil does not ensure the absence of virus in the contents of the Website, third-party services or other elements that may produce changes in the user’s computer system or stored electronic files or documents. Therefore, Hidrovias do Brasil disclaims any and all liability for any losses and damages of any nature arising thereof. Any downloaded electronic file and/or document is obtained as per user’s own discretion, on his account and risk, and the user is sole responsible for any damage to the computer system or loss of data due to the download.

Hidrovias do Brasil does not ensure the accuracy, usefulness or infallibility of the Website and/or Website contents, and it disclaims any and all liability for any losses and damages of any nature deriving thereof. Besides, Hidrovias do Brasil further disclaims any and all responsibility for any losses and damages of any nature due to the lack of availability and continuity of operation of the Website.

Hidrovias do Brasil does not ensure the lawfulness, truthfulness or reliability of the contents published or posted by third parties on the Website, nor does it takes responsibility for comments, opinions, information, testimonies, messages, video, text, images, audio or any other type of content that may be posted, published and made available by third parties on the Website, and the civil and criminal liability will be solely and exclusively attributable to the respective authors, and Pátria Investimentos reserves the right of storing, whenever possible, the information regarding these authors, in order to enable their identification.

Hidrovias do Brasil makes available to the users “links” allowing them to access the Internet pages or websites pertaining to third parties, with the purpose of facilitating the access to information by the user. However, Pátria Investimentos does not control such pages or websites and, therefore, it does not ensure or undertake any type of responsibility for any damages and losses of any nature resulting from the mentioned linked pages or websites.

The results of the search tool for seeking information and contents on the Website are consequence of the automatic functioning of technical mechanisms, which is why Hidrovias do Brasil may not control and actually does not control such results.

Hidrovias do Brasil will make available areas on the Website so that the user may provide his personal data, which will be handled through automated means in compliance with the legislation in force and the Website Privacy Policy. The user agrees and declares that the information provided to Hidrovias do Brasil are true and correct, and it is his responsibility to keep such information updated. The user will respond for false or incorrect information provided to Pátria Investimentos coming to cause damage or loss to Hidrovias do Brasil or any third parties. Although Hidrovias do Brasil adopts legally required security levels for the protection of personal data, the user must be aware that Internet security measures are not infallible.

Hidrovias do Brasil reserves the right of, at any time and without the need for previous communication, upon its initiative or the initiative of a third-party, refuse or remove the access to the Website from the user failing to comply with these Terms and Conditions of Use.

Hidrovias do Brasil recommends to the Website users and investors the careful reading of the prospects and regulations of their investment funds before performing any investment of funds. Investment funds are insured by the fund administrator, portfolio manager, any insurance mechanism or, yet, the Credit Guarantee Fund (FGC). The profitability obtained in the past does not represent a guarantee of future profitability.

This Terms and Conditions of Use are solely and exclusively governed by the Brazilian laws. The courts of the city of São Paulo, State of São Paulo, excluding any other, for however privileged it may be, are hereby elected to settle occasional and unexpected demands deriving from these Terms of Use.