Schindler – Legal Terms and Conditions
Access to any of the websites (“the Sites”) of Schindler Holding Ltd. and/or any of its affiliates (“Schindler”) is subject to the following legal terms and conditions (“the Terms and Conditions”).
1. Access and Acceptance
By accessing the Sites you accept, without limitation or qualification, these Terms and Conditions. You may only use the Sites and its services if you abide by all applicable laws and to these Terms and Conditions. If you do not agree to these Terms and Conditions, do not proceed further to the Sites.
2. Purpose and Use
The content and information posted on the Sites are provided as information to interested persons and may be used for informational purposes only. Information on products and services may pertain to limited geographic areas and markets. A reference to a product or service on the Sites does not imply that such product or service is, remains or will be available in your location.
3. No Offer
None of the content and information posted on the Sites may be deemed to constitute an offer by Schindler. Schindler expressly reserves the right to decline any request made on the basis of the content of the Sites for a tender by Schindler.
Orders for Schindler products cannot and may not be placed over the Sites.
4. No Liability
Any liability of Schindler for damages due to or in connection with accessing and/or making use of the Sites is excluded to the broadest extent permitted by law.
Under no circumstances shall Schindler have any liability for any incidental, indirect or consequential damage, loss of profit, anticipated savings, loss of data, business interruption, loss of goodwill, claims of third parties, delay damage or punitive damages.
In particular Schindler shall have no liability or any responsibility whatsoever for any loss suffered or caused by viruses that may infect your computer equipment or other property by reason of your use of, access to or downloading of any material from the Sites. If you choose to download material from the Sites, you do so at your own risk.
5. No Warranty
The content and information posted on the Sites is provided to you “as is” and “as available” without warranties or representations of any kind. Schindler disclaims and excludes any express or implied warranties or representations, including any warranties as to merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose of the Sites to the broadest extent permitted by law.
In particular, Schindler makes no warranties or representations, express or implied, as to the timeliness, accuracy, quality, completeness or existence of the content and information posted on the Sites.
In particular, Schindler makes no warranties or representations, express or implied, for technical accessibility, fitness or flawlessness of the Sites.
In particular, Schindler makes no warranties or representations that your use of content and information posted on the Sites will not infringe rights of third parties.
6. Reservation on Intellectual Property Rights
The protection of the Sites and of their content by copyright or other laws remains reserved. The trademarks, logos, service marks and business names displayed on the Sites are protected and registered.
Any unauthorized use of content or information posted on the Sites and any unauthorized reproduction, retransmission or other use of any part of the Sites may infringe Schindler’s or third parties’ copyrights, trademarks, privacy, publicity or other rights and is not permitted.
Requests for reproduction and retransmission permissions may be addressed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Sites may contain third party content or provide links to other websites. Schindler has no control over such websites and you access third-party websites at your own risk.
The links from Schindler Sites to other websites are provided for your information and convenience only. Schindler has not reviewed any third-party webpages and websites which contain links to the Sites. Schindler is not responsible for the content of any such off-site webpages or any other websites linked to the Sites.
10. Revisions to the Terms and Conditions
Schindler may in any way, at any time, for any reason, without prior notice and at its discretion modify, add or remove or otherwise update these Terms and Conditions. You agree to such changes, and are bound by the revised Terms and Conditions, when you use the Sites.
If we become aware that you have violated these Terms and Conditions, we may immediately take corrective action, including preventing you from using the services offered by Schindler and removing any information, data and content put on the Sites by you, at any moment and without notice. If we have suffered damage(s) by your violation we may, in our sole discretion, seek to recover damages from you.
12. Applicable Law and Place of Jurisdiction
Subject to compulsory legal provisions, any use of the Sites and all legal disputes arising out of or in connection therewith are exclusively governed by Swiss law and shall be submitted to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of Hergiswil/Canton Nidwalden, Switzerland.
Last update: June 2013