Content use policy

Content use policy

1. Basic concepts used in the Policy

1.1. Operator – a legal entity, Severny Gorod Media Company Limited Liability Company, PSRN 1052457053252, INN 2457059448. The Operator, independently or together with other persons, organizing and (or) processing personal data on the basis of an agreement concluded with third parties, as well as determining goals processing of personal data, the composition of personal data to be processed, actions (operations) performed with personal data;

1.2. User – any visitor to the digital resource;

1.3. Digital resource (site) – a set of graphic and information materials, as well as computer programs and databases, ensuring their availability on the Internet at the network address;

1.4. Site materials – text and photographic content posted on the site.

2. Terms of the site content use

2.1. The materials of the digital resource can be used only in accordance with the terms of the agreement concluded with the Operator. Any use of the materials prior to a separate agreement, with the exception of the acceptable use of the text content under the terms set forth in these Terms, will be considered an infringement and illegal use.

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2.2. Free use of the materials is prohibited, except for the cases of acceptable use of the text materials, as defined by the Terms.

2.3. In accordance with these Terms, only non-commercial use of the text materials is allowed in the cases specified in clause 8.4. of the Terms.

2.4. Non-commercial use of text materials is the use of text materials for purposes not related to making a profit from their sale or their inclusion in the product sold for a fee and on websites/mobile applications and/or other devices on which they are distributed and/or displayed text materials that are monetized by displaying ads.

2.5. If the conditions specified in section 8.4 of these Terms are met, users can use the text materials free of charge for non-commercial purposes in the following cases:

– on the personal pages of individuals on the Internet for personal, informational, scientific, cultural, educational purposes without making a profit, including using the “embed code” provided by the functionality of the digital resource containing an active hyperlink to the page of the text material on the digital resource by posting it on certain social networks;

– on free information and educational digital resources/portals on the Internet, on the websites of mass media/news agencies on the Internet;

– on the websites of charitable organizations and educational institutions of all types – after receiving a preliminary written consent of the digital resource;

– in the materials of individuals and legal entities mentioned in the used text materials published on the digital resource – without the written consent of the Operator.

2.6. The use of the text materials in the cases specified in clause 9.5 of these Terms and Conditions is allowed in an amount not exceeding 30% of the number of quoted Text materials.

2.7 Link to as the source of information is required.

3. Restrictions and conditions of use of the site content

3.1. When using the materials for a fee, the possibility of editing them by the User is agreed upon when concluding an agreement with the Operator.

3.2. When using the materials for free, editing them by the User is prohibited.

3.3. In each case of using the text materials of the digital resource for any purpose, Users should include the link to as the source of information as follows:

– when using materials from the site in print media or in other forms, distributed in tangible media as the text link: Source:;

– when using the materials of the site during the broadcast of radio, television, video or newsreel programs – as an oral reference:;

– the use of the site materials obtained from secondary sources, in the messages of which the digital resource is mentioned as the source of information, is possible only if the link to the original source is included;

– the User undertakes to maintain accuracy and reliability when reproducing the text materials. The User is responsible for inaccurate and unreliable reproduction of the text materials.

3.4. It is strictly forbidden to use the text materials with the intention of damaging the reputation of and/or the Operator.

4. Terms of use of the digital resource

4.1. The site may change and update the functionality and services, perform work on updating the design, mechanism and/or structure without prior notice to the User. The digital resource reserves the right to make changes, additions to any material on, delete it and/or restrict access to it by unilateral decision. Continuing the site usage after such changes confirms the User’s consent to the changes.

4.2. By starting using the website, the User agrees to receive third-party advertising and information materials (hereinafter referred to as Advertising), including those integrated into the structure of Placing advertisements on does not imply endorsement and/or recommendation of to the advertised object and/or advertiser. does not determine or influence the content of advertisements, is not responsible for third-party advertisements, including information about websites and links indicated in the advertisements, which the User can click on by clicking on the relevant advertisements.

4.3. When using the digital resource, the User must act in good faith and not take any action that may damage the digital resource and/or third parties.

5. Dispute resolution

5.1. All possible disputes arising from the relations governed by this Policy are resolved in the manner prescribed by the current legislation of the Russian Federation, in accordance with the norms of Russian law.

5.2. Compliance with the pre-trial (claim) dispute resolution procedure is mandatory.

6. Final provisions

6.1. The user can receive any clarifications on issues of interest regarding the processing of his personal data by contacting the Operator via e-mail

6.2. This document will reflect any changes in the personal data processing policy by the Operator. The policy is valid indefinitely until it is replaced by a new version.

6.3. The current version of the Policy is freely available on the Internet atсontent-use-policy/.