- WEBSITE OWNERSHIP
The owner of the website ourswissbusiness.com, ourswissbusiness.ch and all the correlate services is:
Our Swiss Business
The purpose of these terms (hereinafter referred to as the Legal Notice) is to govern the use of this website, which its owner has made available to the public via the present URL. By using this website, you unconditionally accept and agree to abide by each and every one of the terms and conditions set out in this Legal Notice. The website owner may offer services or products via the website that are subject to particular terms and conditions which, depending on the case, may supersede, expand upon and/or modify these terms, although you will be informed of such particularities in each specific case.
- CORRECT USE OF THE WEBSITE
You agree to use the website and its contents and services in compliance with the law, this Legal Notice, good faith principles and due respect for public order. Similarly, you agree not to use the website or the services it offers for purposes or ends that are illicit or contrary to the contents of this Legal Notice, that violate the rights or interests of third parties, or that may damage, deteriorate or render the website or its services useless or prevent others from using the website as intended. Moreover, you specifically undertake not to destroy, alter, render useless or otherwise harm the data, programming, electronic documents and other elements of this website. You agree not to block other users’ access to the service by making mass use of the IT resources via which the website owner provides its service, and to refrain from any actions that might damage, disrupt or generate errors in said systems. You agree not to upload any programs, viruses, macros, applets, ActiveX controls or any other logic bombs or sequences of characters that will or may cause any kind of alteration in the IT systems of the website owner or of third parties.
Some parts of the website may host advertisements or be sponsored. Advertisers and sponsors are solely responsible for ensuring that the material posted on the website complies with all applicable legislation. The website owner will not be liable for any errors, inaccuracies or irregularities in the contents supplied by advertisers or sponsors. Any claims or complaints regarding advertising content hosted on this website may be sent to the following email address: email@example.com
- INTELLECTUAL AND INDUSTRIAL PROPERTY
Except where expressly stated to the contrary, all industrial and intellectual property rights of this website and its constituent sites, as well as all elements contained therein or on its web pages (including but not limited to graphic design, source code, logos, contents, images, texts, graphics, illustrations, photographs, databases and other elements appearing on the website), are owned by the website owner or third parties. In this respect, all rights are expressly reserved by the owner of this website. In addition, all trade names and marks, domains, brand names or distinctive symbols of any kind contained in this website and its pages are protected by law. The website owner does not grant you any kind of licence or permission to make public and/or commercial use of its intellectual and industrial property rights or of any other rights related to this website, its pages and the services offered therein. As a user, you are solely and exclusively authorised to access said elements and services for your personal, private use. Therefore, you may not use the contents of this website and its web pages, whether in part or in whole, for public or commercial purposes, nor may you distribute, publicly convey or make available, modify, alter or decompile said contents without the express written consent of the website owner. You hereby acknowledge that the reproduction, distribution, marketing, sale, transformation and any other form of exploitation of the contents of this website, whether in part or in whole, in any manner or fashion, constitutes a violation of the intellectual and/or industrial property rights of the website owner or their registered owner. Press clipping without permission: In particular, the owner of this website, publisher of the periodical (daily or magazine) to which the site is dedicated and owner of all pecuniary rights to said work, expressly forbids the commercial reproduction of the contents of this digital publication (including journalistic articles, photographs, illustrations, columns, classified ads, etc.) in the form of magazines or press clippings, by any means and in any format, without the express written permission of the publisher, pursuant to the stipulations of Article 32.1, second paragraph, of the Law on Intellectual Property.
6.1. Liability for Website Use
As the user, you are solely responsible for any violations you may commit or damages you may cause while using the website. Neither the website owner nor its partners, group companies, collaborators, employees or representatives accept any liability for the results of a user’s actions. The website owner will make every effort and take all reasonable measures to ensure that the information on the website is current and accurate. Notwithstanding the foregoing, the website owner makes no representations or warranties as to the absence of errors, inaccuracies and/or omissions in any of the contents accessible via this website. You will be held solely liable in the event of any claim or legal action, whether judicial or extrajudicial, brought by third parties against the website owner as a result of your use of the website. In such cases, any costs, expenses and/or damages incurred by the website owner as a result of such claims or legal actions will be borne by you.
6.2. Liability for Website Functionality
The website owner disclaims all liability for any loss or damage caused by interference, omissions, service disruptions, computer viruses, telephone line faults or loss of connectivity in the operative functionality of the electronic system for reasons not attributable to the website owner. Moreover, the website owner disclaims all liability for any delay or error in the operative functionality of this electronic system caused by deficient or saturated telephone lines or internet services, as well as for damages caused by illicit third-party interference beyond the website owner’s control. The website owner reserves the right to temporarily suspend access to the website, without prior notice, in order to perform maintenance, repairs, updates or improvements.
6.3. Liability for links: Links posted on this and its associated websites may lead you to other websites managed by third parties. The website owner does not take any responsibility for information posted on websites other than its own, as these links are provided for the sole purpose of alerting you to the existence of other sources of information on a particular topic. The website owner accepts no liability for the functionality of such links, for results obtained via said links, for the veracity and legality of the contents or information accessible via said links, or for any damage or loss you may suffer as a result of information found on a linked website.
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7.1. Data Obtained from Forms
Without prejudice to the specific terms indicated on each form available on the website and its pages, when you provide personal data via these forms you expressly authorise the website owner to process that data for the purposes stated on each form. The website owner will include the information you provide in a database which it owns and manages, and which is duly registered with the Data Protection Agency and compliant with the GDPR regulations.
7.2. Data Obtained via Social Networks
For these purposes, social networks are defined as online portals designed to encourage communication and interaction among their users (e.g. Facebook, Twitter, Google or any other social network that the website owner may deem of interest and choose to add in the future). Consequently, in cases where you provide necessary registration details by connecting to a social network, you are hereby informed that these details will be processed in the manner described in Section 7.1 of this Legal Notice, for the purpose of offering you different online services at your disposal and sending you information about special offers and services that may be of interest to you. The website owner also reserves the right to interact or communicate with you via the channels offered by the social network in question, always for the purposes described above.
The website owner warrants that it will comply with the obligation to keep all personal data confidential and to safeguard it by taking all necessary measures to prevent the alteration, loss and unauthorised access or handling of said data, with due consideration for the state of technology at all times. The website owner complies with the GDPR and will adhere to any other data protection regulation, which may came into force in the future.
7.5 Registration of user profile
- USER CONTRIBUTIONS
As a website user, you warrant that any information, material, contents or comments which are not your own and which you share with the website owner via this site do not violate the intellectual or industrial property rights of third parties or any legal provisions. Any information, material, contents or comments you share with the website owner will not be considered confidential, and the website owner reserves the right to use them in the manner it deems best.
- GOVERNING LAW AND JURISDICTION
All disputes or claims arising from the interpretation or performance of this Legal Notice will be governed by Swiss law and will be resolved by the courts with jurisdiction in the locality of the website owner’s registered office.
Last update: 24/05/2018