UPDATED: January 2020
Welcome to fortis-swiss.com
TERMS OF WEBSITE USE
OTHER APPLICABLE TERMS
2.2. If you purchase products from our Website, our Terms and Conditions of Supply will apply to the sale of the products to you.
This Website is operated by FORTIS Watches AG, registered in the Solothurn (Switzerland) Register of Commerce and Companies under the number CHE-134.921.950, with headquarters at Grenchen in Switzerland.
CHANGES TO THESE TERMS
CHANGES TO OUR WEBSITE
3.1. We may update our Website from time to time and may change the content at any time. However, please note that content on our Website may be out of date and we are under no obligation to update it.
3.2. We do not guarantee that our Website, or any content on it, will be free from errors or omissions.
ACCESSING OUR WEBSITE
4.1. Our Website is made available free of charge.
4.2. We do not guarantee that our Website, or any content on it, will always be available or be uninterrupted. Access to our Website is permitted on a temporary basis. We may suspend, withdraw, discontinue or change all or any part of our Website without notice. We will not be liable to you if for any reason our Website is unavailable at any time or for any period.
4.3. You are responsible for making all arrangements necessary for you to have access to our Website.
YOUR ACCOUNT AND PASSWORD
5.1. You may register for an account on our site. If, in registering for an account, we provide you with a user identification code, password or any other piece of information as part of our security procedures, you must treat such information as confidential. You must not disclose it to any third party.
5.3. If you know or suspect that anyone other than you knows your user identification code or password, please promptly let us know at email@example.com.
INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS
6.1. We are the owner or the licensee of all intellectual property rights in our Website, and in the material published on it. Those works are protected by copyright laws and treaties around the world. All such rights are reserved.
6.2. You may print off one copy, and may download extracts, of any page(s) from our Website for your personal use and you may draw the attention of others within your organization to content posted on our Website.
6.3. You must not modify the paper or digital copies of any materials 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.
6.4. You must not use any part of the content on our Website for commercial purposes without obtaining a licence to do so from us or our licensors.
“FORTIS”, “FORTIS-SWISS” and the FORTIS logo are Swiss and within several other countries registered trademarks of FORTIS Watches AG.
7.1. The content on our Website is provided for general information only. It is not intended to amount to advice on which you should rely. You must obtain professional or specialist advice before taking, or refraining from, any action on the basis of the content on our Website.
7.2. Although we make reasonable efforts to update the information on our Website, we make no representations, warranties or guarantees, whether express or implied, that the content on our Website is accurate, complete or up to date.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
8.1. This Website and its content are provided “as is” excluding any warranties of any kind, either express or implied, to the fullest extent permitted by law.
8.3. We will not be liable to you and/or any user for any loss or damage, whether in contract, tort, negligence, breach of statutory duty, or otherwise and howsoever arising, even if foreseeable, arising under or in connection with:
8.4. the use of, or inability to use, our Website; and/or
8.5. use of or reliance on any content displayed on our Website.
8.6. If you are a business user, please note that in particular, we will not be liable for loss of profits, sales, business, or revenue, business interruption, loss of anticipated savings, loss of business opportunity, goodwill or reputation and/or any indirect or consequential loss or damage.
8.7. If you are a consumer user, please note that we only provide our Website for domestic and private use. You agree not to use our Website for any commercial or business purposes, and we have no liability to you for any loss of profit, loss of business, business interruption, or loss of business opportunity.
8.8. We will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by a virus, distributed denial-of-service attack, 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 content on it, or on any Website linked to it.
8.9. Different limitations and exclusions of liability will apply to liability arising as a result of the supply of any services by us to you, which will be set out in our Terms and Conditions of supply.
PROHIBITION ON UPLOADING CONTENT TO OUR SITE
10.1. You may not upload content to our Website or make contact with other users of our site. If you upload content to our site or contact another user of our site in contravention of these terms:
10.1.1. we shall immediately remove any posting you make on our Website (if relevant);
10.1.2. you will be liable to us and indemnify us for any breach of these terms. If you are a consumer user, this means you will be responsible for any loss or damage we suffer as a result of your breach of these terms; and
10.1.3. we will not be responsible or liable to any third party for the content or accuracy of any content posted by you or any other user of our Website.
10.2. If you upload content to our site or contact another user of our site, we may disclose your identity to any third party who is claiming that any content posted or uploaded by you to our Website constitutes a violation of their legal rights (including, without limitation, intellectual property rights, or their right to privacy).
LINKING TO OUR WEBSITE
11.1. You may not link to our Website.
11.2. Our Website must not be framed on any other Website.
11.3. If you wish to make any use of content on our Website you must obtain our prior written consent. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
12.1. We do not guarantee that our Website will be secure or free from bugs or viruses.
12.2. You are responsible for configuring your information technology, computer programs and platform in order to access our Website. Please ensure that you use virus protection software.
12.3. You must not misuse our Website by knowingly introducing viruses, trojans, worms, logic bombs or other material which is malicious or technologically harmful.
12.4. 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. By breaching this provision, you may commit a criminal offence. We will report any such breach to the relevant law enforcement authorities, and we will co-operate with those authorities by disclosing your identity to them. In the event of such a breach, your right to use our Website will cease immediately.
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