Access to our website is permitted on a temporary basis and we reserve the right to withdraw or amend the service we provide on our website without notice (see below). We will not be liable if for any reason our website is unavailable at any time or for any period.
From time to time, we may restrict access to some parts of our website, or our entire website, to users who have registered with us.
You are responsible for making all arrangements necessary for you to have access to our website. You are also responsible for ensuring that all persons who access our website through your Internet connection are aware of these terms and that they comply with them.
We are the owner, licensee or permitted user of all intellectual property rights in our website and in the document published on it. Those works are protected by copyright laws and treaties around the world. All such rights are reserved.
You may download one copy of any documents at a time from our website for your personal reference.
You must not modify the paper or digital copies of any documents you have printed off or downloaded in any way and you must not use any illustrations, photographs, video or audio sequences or any graphics separately from any accompanying text.
Our status (and that of any identified contributors) as the owner/author of document on our website must always be acknowledged.
You must not use any part of the documents on our website for commercial purposes without obtaining a license to do so from us or our licensors or the identified contributor of the documents.
The reliability of all “Freedom” documents available on our website are not checked for accuracy. The “Premium” documents available on our website are validated by a reviewer selected by the person who uploaded the document. These documents (Freedom and Premium) are not intended to amount to authoritative statements on which reliance should be placed. We therefore disclaim all liability and responsibility arising from any reliance placed on such document by any user of our website, or by anyone who may be informed of any of its contents.
We aim to update our website regularly and may therefore change its content at any time. If the need arises, we may suspend access to our website or close it indefinitely. Any of the document on our website may be out of date at any given time and we are under no obligation to update such document.
The document displayed on our website is provided without any guarantees, conditions or warranties as to its accuracy or fitness for purpose. To the extent permitted by law, we, other members of our group of companies and third parties connected to us, hereby expressly exclude:
whether caused deliberately (including negligence), breach of contract or otherwise, even if foreseeable, provided that this condition shall not prevent claims for loss of or damage to your tangible property or any other claims for direct financial loss that are not excluded by any of the categories set out above.
This does not affect our liability for death or personal injury arising from our negligence, nor our liability for fraudulent misrepresentation or misrepresentation as to a fundamental matter, nor any other liability which cannot be excluded or limited under applicable law.
We only supply the documents for domestic and private use. You agree not to use the product for any commercial, business or re-sale purposes and we have no liability to you for any loss of profit, loss of business, business interruption or loss of business opportunity.
Whenever you make use of a feature that allows you to download or upload documents to our website, or to make contact with other users of our website, you must comply with the content standards set out in clause 9 below. You warrant that any such contribution does comply with those standards and you indemnify us for any breach of that warranty.
When you submit, post, upload or publish any document to the website, you grant us and our affiliates, licensees, distributors, agents, representatives and other entities or individuals authorized by us, a non-exclusive, worldwide, perpetual, unlimited, irrevocable, royalty-free, fully sub-licensable (through multiple tiers) and fully transferable right to exercise any and all copyright, trademark, publicity and database rights you have in the content, in any media known now or in the future and to make, use, reproduce, copy, display, publish, exhibit, distribute, modify, sell, offer for sale, create derivative works based upon and otherwise use the document. We are not required to host, display or distribute and may remove at any time any document posted by you. Although we will not modify or edit any document, we reserve the right to change the format, sizing and any other display specifications of the document as we see fit.
You are solely responsible for the document you submit. We reserve the right to disclose your identity to any third party who is claiming that any document posted or uploaded by you to our website constitutes a violation of their intellectual property rights or of their right to privacy.
We will not be responsible, or liable to any third party, for the content or accuracy of any documents posted by you or any other user of our website.
We have the right to remove any document or comment you make on our website if, in our opinion, such document or comment does not comply with the content standards set out in clause 9 below.
You may not use our website:
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These content standards apply to any and all document which is contributed by a user to our website ("Contributions").
You must comply with the spirit of the following standards as well as the letter. The standards apply to each part of any contribution as well as to its whole.
Contributions must not:
The prices of the documents will always be quoted on our website. We take care to ensure that the prices of documents are correct at the time when the relevant information was entered onto the system, meaning that prices reflect the ones authors meant to set. However, if we discover an error in the price of a document you previously ordered, please see below clauses for what happens in this event.
Prices for documents may change from time to time, but changes will not affect any order that we have confirmed.
The price of document includes VAT (if applicable) at the applicable current rate chargeable in Switzerland for the time being.
Our website contains a large number of documents. It is always possible that, despite our reasonable efforts to avoid it, some of the documents on our website may be incorrectly priced, meaning not reflecting the price the author meant to set. If we discover an error in the price of a document you have previously ordered, we will inform you of this error and we will give you the option of purchasing the document at the correct price, or cancelling your order, or pay you back the difference (gap) in corresponding credits. We will not process your order until we have your instructions. If we are unable to contact you using the contact details you provided during the order process, we will treat the order as cancelled and notify you by email.
You can pay your orders using a PayPal account or credit card. We currently accept Visa, Master Card, American Express or Discover.
Payment for an order is made when you validate it and we charge your PayPal account or credit card with the corresponding amount as soon as it is validated.
When you purchase a document, a link will automatically be generated and you can then download it on our website. At any time, and even if you have not clicked on the linked automatically generated, you can once again download the document via the “My download” menu in your personal account.
You must not misuse our website by knowingly introducing viruses, Trojans horses, worms, software time-bombs or any other material that is malicious or technologically harmful. You must not attempt to gain unauthorized access to our website, the server on which our website is stored or any server, computer or database connected to our website. You must not attack our website via a denial-of-service attack, or a distributed denial-of service attack, or any other type of attack.
By breaching this provision, you would commit a criminal offence under the Law in force. We will report any such breach to the relevant law enforcement authorities and we will co-operate with those authorities by (but not only) disclosing your identity to them. In the event of such a breach, your right to use our website will cease immediately.
We will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by a distributed denial-of-service attack, viruses or other technologically harmful material that may infect your computer equipment, computer programs, data or other proprietary material due to your use of our website or to your downloading of any document available on it, or on any website linked to it.
You may link to our home page, provided you do so in a way that is fair, legal and does not damage our reputation or take commercial advantage of it (are excluded recommendations, shares and sponsorships of documents). You must not establish a link in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on our part where none exists. You must not establish a link from any website that is not owned by you. (are excluded recommendations, shares and sponsorships of documents).
You may not create a link to any part of our website other than the home page (are excluded recommendations, shares and sponsorships of documents). We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice. The website from which you are linking must comply in all respects with the content standards set out in clause 9 of this policy.
Where our website contains links to other websites or resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for your information only. We have no control over the contents of those websites or resources and accept no responsibility for them or for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them.
The Swiss courts will have non-exclusive jurisdiction over any claim arising from, or related to, a visit to our website although we retain the right to bring proceedings against you for breach of these conditions in your country of residence or any other relevant country.
If you have any concerns about documents that appear on our website or you wish to make any use of document on our website other than the ones set out above, please send a request via our contact us page.