Scope of application
This Discharge applies to any Internet User who accesses the world wide websites www.XiploTeq.ch , or www.XiploTeqgroup.ch, (hereinafter generically referred to as «XiploTeq Website») and/or consults the mentioned websites (hereinafter referred to as «Internet User»). The XiploTeq Website contains the web pages and sub-web pages run by XiploTeq and which are recognisable as such.
These terms does not affect the validity of any agreements made between the Internet User and XiploTeq in regard to the services or the specific products of XiploTeq. In the event of contradiction between the specific agreements and the present terms, the specific agreements prevail.
Consent of the Internet User
The access and the consultation of the XiploTeq Website suppose that the Internet User agrees with the principles contained in the present Discharge and in the XiploTeq Policy on Treatment and Protection of personal and financial data.
In the event of dissent with any of the aforementioned provisions, the Internet User is not authorised to continue accessing and/or consulting the Website. He/she must immediately leave the XiploTeq Website on his own initiative.
The information available on the XiploTeq Website does not represent any offer or recommendation to execute any transaction or to conclude any contract. This means that the Contract between the Internet User and XiploTeq does not take effect until the acceptance by XiploTeq of the Internet User’s request in the form reserved to this end.
The information and opinions displayed on the XiploTeq Website are provided by XiploTeq as pure information and only for personal use. They are subject to change at any time and without notice. Although XiploTeq does everything reasonably possible to procure information from sources it regards as trustworthy, XiploTeq does not give any guarantee, neither expressly nor tacitly, as to the accuracy, completeness, trustworthiness, or the substantiality of the information and the opinions displayed on its Website. In particular, XiploTeq is not bound to mark the information that is not up-to-date; neither the commits by itself to remove such information.
The information posted on the XiploTeq Website cannot be considered as foundation of any decision, in particular of an economic, judicial or fiscal nature. XiploTeq recommends to take advice before making any decision.
Registration for XiploTeq Internet Services
Any Internet User interested in becoming User of a XiploTeq Internet Service must first fill in the online Registration Form.
XiploTeq cannot be held liable, not even in the event of negligence, for losses or damages of any kind, amongst others, direct, indirect, subsequent or consequential damages related to the access, use, consultation or management of the XiploTeq Website or to its connection to other websites.
Furthermore, XiploTeq declines all responsibility if unauthorised persons break into and/or damage the electronic data protection system. XiploTeq draws the Internet User’s attention expressly to the risks related to viruses and hackers. In order to combat viruses it is recommended to use an up-dated version of one’s navigator and to install regularly up-dated anti-virus software. The Internet User must in principle abstain from opening e-mails or attachments that he does not expect to receive or where he does not know its sender or origin.
Incidentally, the Internet User is responsible for any damage he causes by accessing or using the XiploTeq Website.
Restrictions deriving from different national legislations
The access to and/or the use of the XiploTeq Website is entirely governed by Swiss law.
The XiploTeq Website is not designed for Internet Users who are subject to jurisdictions (by virtue of their nationality, place of residence, or any other reason) where the publications of this Website, the access to it or its use are forbidden. The persons subject to such restrictions must not access the XiploTeq Website.
Third party websites
The XiploTeq Website may contain hyperlinks leading to websites that are neither run, nor controlled by XiploTeq (« third party websites »). These third websites are totally independent from any influence of XiploTeq. Therefore, XiploTeq declines all responsibility in regard to the accuracy, completeness, legality of the contents and/or products, services, or other objects that are offered by the intermediary of the « third party websites ». Also, XiploTeq excludes all responsibility for any damage whatsoever that is caused to the Internet User because of the consultation and/or use of a « third party website » that is accessible from the XiploTeq Website.
XiploTeq is exclusive owner of all the intellectual property rights in regard both to the structure and to the contents of its Website, or has validly obtained the rights allowing the exploitation of the structure and the contents of its Website. In particular, any element whatsoever displayed on the XiploTeq Website (texts, pictures, sounds, photos, videos, music, data, logos, brands, software, etc. is protected by intellectual property rights and is exclusive property of XiploTeq and/or its partners. Therefore, any reproduction (including downloading, printing, etc.), representation, adaptation, modification, translation, transformation, diffusion, integration into another website, whether for commercial exploitation or not, and/or any complete or partial reuse of any element reproduced on the XiploTeq Website is strictly forbidden without the prior written authorisation of XiploTeq. Any unauthorised use of any elements displayed on the XiploTeq Website (piracy, counterfeit, etc.) can cause civil and/or criminal proceedings and to claims for damages and interest.
The consultation and use of the XiploTeq Website does not confer any intellectual property right on any element reproduced on the Website upon the Internet User. Exception is made for personal use, for quotations, and for the purpose of news reporting, within the boundaries of the applicable provisions of the Swiss legal order.
« XiploTeq » is a registered trademark. No element of the XiploTeq Website is conceived in a way that would grant a licence or a user right for an image, trademark, or logo.