Legal notices

1. Who we are

Quai 92 Legal & Consulting, Unterer Quai 92, 2502 Biel.

2. What are these terms of use?

These are our terms of use, which govern your access to and use of our website.

By accessing and using our website, you accept our terms of use and confirm that you comply with them.

We will post changes to our terms of use on this site. The current terms of use date from 1 November 2023.

3. Intellectual property rights

This website and the information it contains, texts, images, photographs, designs, graphics, logos, symbols, names, product and company designations, as well as all software on this website and all other files and their selection and arrangement (“website content”) are protected by copyright, trademark and design rights (“intellectual property rights”). These intellectual property rights are owned by us or our licensors, except in the case of user content. Website Content may not be modified, copied, distributed, framed, reproduced, published, downloaded, displayed, posted, transmitted or sold, in whole or in part, in any form or by any means, without our prior written permission; in the case of User Content, with the consent of the relevant User. Furthermore, it is forbidden to copy any digital content whatsoever into other programmes without our prior written authorisation.

If you fulfil the conditions for use of the website, you will receive a licence, limited in time and scope, in accordance with the confirmation, to access the website and the content presented on it, and to use it for your own purposes. The licence is subject to the conditions of use and does not cover the use of data mining tools, robots or similar tools for the collection and extraction of data. You are not authorised to download or republish the content of this website on Internet, intranet or extranet pages, or to incorporate it in any other database or compilation.

Any other use of the website content is strictly prohibited. Any use of the website or website content, other than as expressly permitted herein, is strictly prohibited without our prior written consent and will result in termination of the licence granted herein. Any unauthorised use may also violate applicable laws, including copyright and trademark laws, as well as applicable communications rules and regulations. Except as expressly provided herein, these Terms of Use do not grant any license to any intellectual property rights.

4. Exclusion of liability

We endeavour to provide accurate and up-to-date information on the website. However, we give no guarantee as to the content provided as such. In particular, we do not guarantee that the use of the content on the website does not infringe the rights of third parties.

Nor are we responsible for any damage or viruses that may infect your computer or other property as a result of accessing, using or visiting the site. Nor are we responsible for any material, data, text, images, video or audio downloaded from the site.

We reserve the right to interrupt or cease to offer any functionality of this website at any time. We accept no liability for any interruption or suspension of any or all of the functionality of this website, whether due to action or inaction on our part or on the part of third parties.

The content of the website may contain technical inaccuracies or typographical errors. We reserve the right to make changes and/or improvements to the content at any time without prior notice.

We assume no responsibility for third-party sites that link to our site or to which this site refers, nor for links published as user content. We therefore disclaim all liability, in particular for content, functionality, security, data processing and legal compliance.

5. Maintenance

We endeavour to ensure that the site is available 24 hours a day. However, we cannot at any time be held responsible if, for any reason, the website is unavailable for any period of time.

Access to the website may be suspended temporarily and without notice following a system failure, due to maintenance or repair work or for reasons beyond our control.

6. Miscellaneous

If you have any questions about the processing of your personal data, please refer to our data protection declaration.

If one or more provisions of these Terms of Use are found to be invalid or unenforceable, the validity, legality and enforceability of the remaining provisions shall not be affected.

The Terms of Use shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Switzerland in force from time to time, notwithstanding any conflict of laws provisions. The application of the United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods (CISG) is excluded. To the extent permitted by law, any dispute arising out of or relating to these Terms of Use and your use of the Site shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts having jurisdiction at our current location. We have the right to take legal action against a user at his or her place of residence.