Terms of Use

These Terms and Conditions of Use (the “Terms of Use”) apply to the REVUE THOMMEN web site located at www.revue-thommen.ch. The Site is the property of Swiss Initiative Limited (“Swiss Initiative”) and its licensors. By using the site, you agree to these terms of use; if you do not agree, do not use the site.
 
Swiss Initiative reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to change, modify, add or remove portions of these Terms of Use, at any time. It is your responsibility to check these Terms of Use periodically for changes. Your continued use of the Site following the posting of changes will mean that you accept and agree to the changes.
 
 
Content
All text, graphics, user interfaces, visual interfaces, photographs, trademarks, logos, sounds, music (collectively, “Content”), including but not limited to the design, structure, selection, expression and arrangement of such Content, contained on the Site is owned, controlled or licensed by or to Swiss Initiative, and is protected by trade dress, copyright, patent and trademark laws, and various other intellectual property rights and unfair competition laws.
 
Except as expressly provided in these Terms of Use, no part of the Site and no Content may be copied, reproduced, uploaded, posted, publicly displayed, encoded, translated, transmitted to any other computer, server, Web site or other medium for publication or distribution or for any commercial enterprise, without Swiss Initiative ’s express prior written consent.
 
 
Your Use of the Site
You may not use any “deep-link”, “page-scrape”, “robot”, “spider” or other automatic device, program, algorithm or methodology, or any similar or equivalent manual process, to access, acquire, copy or monitor any portion of the Site or any Content, or in any way reproduce or circumvent the navigational structure or presentation of the Site or any Content, to obtain or attempt to obtain any materials, documents or information through any means not purposely made available through the Site. Swiss Initiative reserves the right to bar any such activity.
 
You may not attempt to gain unauthorized access to any portion or feature of the Site, or any other systems or networks connected to the Site or to any Swiss Initiative server, or to any of the services offered on or through the Site, by hacking, password “mining” or any other illegitimate means.
 
You may not probe, scan or test the vulnerability of the Site or any network connected to the Site, nor breach the security or authentication measures on the Site or any network connected to the Site. You may not reverse look-up, trace or seek to trace any information on any other user of or visitor to the Site, or any other customer of Swiss Initiative , including any Swiss Initiative account not owned by you, to its source, or exploit the Site or any service or information made available or offered by or through the Site, in any way where the purpose is to reveal any information, including but not limited to personal identification or information, other than your own information, as provided for by the Site.
 
You agree that you will not take any action that imposes an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on the infrastructure of the Site or Swiss Initiative’s systems or networks, or any systems or networks connected to the Site or to Swiss Initiative.
 
You agree not to use any device, software or routine to interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of the Site or any transaction being conducted on the Site, or with any other person’s use of the Site.
 
You may not use the Site or any Content for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these Terms of Use, or to solicit the performance of any illegal activity or other activity which infringes the rights of Swiss Initiative or others.
 
 
Purchases; Other Terms and Conditions
Additional terms and conditions may apply to purchases of goods or services and to specific portions or features of the Site, including contests, promotions or other similar features, all of which terms are made a part of these Terms of Use by this reference. You agree to abide by such other terms and conditions, including where applicable representing that you are of sufficient legal age to use or participate in such service or feature. If there is a conflict between these Terms of Use and the terms posted for or applicable to a specific portion of the Site or for any service offered on or through the Site, the latter terms shall control with respect to your use of that portion of the Site or the specific service.
 
Swiss Initiative’s obligations, if any, with regard to its products and services are governed solely by the agreements pursuant to which they are provided, and nothing on this Site should be construed to alter such agreements.
 
Swiss Initiative may make changes to any products or services offered on the Site, or to the applicable prices for any such products or services, at any time, without notice. The materials on the Site with respect to products and services may be out of date, and Swiss Initiative makes no commitment to update the materials on the Site with respect to such products and services.
 
The following terms also govern and apply to your use of the Site, and they are incorporated herein by this reference:
Swiss Initiative Trademarks & Copyrights
Rights & Permissions
Trademarks
Claims of Copyright Infringement
Legal Contacts
 
Each of these policies may be changed from time to time and are effective immediately upon posting such changes on the Site.
 
 
Accounts, Passwords and Security
Certain features or services offered on or through the Site may require you to open an account. You are entirely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of the information you hold for your account, including your password, and for any and all activity that occurs under your account as a result of your failing to keep this information secure and confidential. You agree to notify Swiss Initiative immediately of any unauthorized use of your account or password, or any other breach of security. You may be held liable for losses incurred by Swiss Initiative or any other user of or visitor to the Site due to someone else using your password or account as a result of your failing to keep your account information secure and confidential.
 
You may not use anyone else’s Swiss Initiative ID, password or account at any time without the express permission and consent of the holder of that Swiss Initiative ID, password or account. Swiss Initiative cannot and will not be liable for any loss or damage arising from your failure to comply with these obligations.
 
 
Privacy
Swiss Initiative’s Privacy Policy applies to use of this Site, and its terms are made a part of these Terms of Use by this reference. By using the Site, you acknowledge and agree that Internet transmissions are never completely private or secure. You understand that any message or information you send to the Site may be read or intercepted by others, even if there is a special notice that a particular transmission (for example, credit card information) is encrypted.
 
 
Disclaimers
Swiss Initiative does not promise that the site or any content, service or feature of the site will be error-free or uninterrupted, or that any defects will be corrected, or that your use of the site will provide specific results. The site and its content are delivered on an “as-is” and “as-available” basis. All information provided on the site is subject to change without notice. Swiss Initiative cannot ensure that any files or other data you download from the site will be free of viruses or contamination or destructive features. Swiss Initiative disclaims all warranties, express or implied, including any warranties of accuracy, non-infringement, merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose. Swiss Initiative disclaims any and all liability for the acts, omissions and conduct of any third parties in connection with or related to your use of the site and/or any Swiss Initiative services. You assume total responsibility for your use of the site and any linked sites. Your sole remedy against Swiss Initiative for dissatisfaction with the site or any content is to stop using the site or any such content. This limitation of relief is a part of the bargain between the parties.
 
The above disclaimer applies to any damages, liability or injuries caused by any failure of performance, error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, computer virus, communication line failure, theft or destruction of or unauthorized access to, alteration of, or use, whether for breach of contract, tort, negligence or any other cause of action.
 
Swiss Initiative reserves the right to do any of the following, at any time, without notice: (1) to modify, suspend or terminate operation of or access to the Site, or any portion of the Site, for any reason; (2) to modify or change the Site, or any portion of the Site, and any applicable policies or terms; and (3) to interrupt the operation of the Site, or any portion of the Site, as necessary to perform routine or non-routine maintenance, error correction, or other changes.
 
 
Indemnity
You agree to indemnify and hold Swiss Initiative , its officers, directors, shareholders, predecessors, successors in interest, employees, agents, and subsidiaries, harmless from any demands, loss, liability, claims or expenses (including attorneys’ fees), made against Swiss Initiative by any third party due to or arising out of or in connection with your use of the Site.
 
 
Violation of These Terms of Use
Swiss Initiative may disclose any information we have about you (including your identity) if we determine that such disclosure is necessary in connection with any investigation or complaint regarding your use of the Site, or to identify, contact or bring legal action against someone who may be causing injury to or interference with (either intentionally or unintentionally) Swiss Initiative ’s rights or property, or the rights or property of visitors to or users of the Site, including Swiss Initiative ’s customers. Swiss Initiative reserves the right at all times to disclose any information that Swiss Initiative deems necessary to comply with any applicable law, regulation, legal process or governmental request. Swiss Initiative also may disclose your information when Swiss Initiative determines that applicable law requires or permits such disclosure, including exchanging information with other companies and organizations for fraud protection purposes.
 
You acknowledge and agree that Swiss Initiative may preserve any transmittal or communication by you with Swiss Initiative through the Site or any service offered on or through the Site, and may also disclose such data if required to do so by law or Swiss Initiative determines that such preservation or disclosure is reasonably necessary to (1) comply with legal process, (2) enforce these Terms of Use, (3) respond to claims that any such data violates the rights of others, or (4) protect the rights, property or personal safety of Swiss Initiative , its employees, users of or visitors to the Site, and the public.
 
You agree that Swiss Initiative may, in its sole discretion and without prior notice, terminate your access to the Site and/or block your future access to the Site if we determine that you have violated these Terms of Use or other agreements or guidelines which may be associated with your use of the Site. You also agree that any violation by you of these Terms of Use will constitute an unlawful and unfair business practice, and will cause irreparable harm to Swiss Initiative, for which monetary damages would be inadequate, and you consent to Swiss Initiative obtaining any injunctive or equitable relief that Swiss Initiative deems necessary or appropriate in such circumstances. These remedies are in addition to any other remedies Swiss Initiative may have at law or in equity.
 
You agree that Swiss Initiative may, in its sole discretion and without prior notice, terminate your access to the Site, for cause, which includes (but is not limited to) (1) requests by law enforcement or other government agencies, (2) a request by you (self-initiated account deletions), (3) discontinuance or material modification of the Site or any service offered on or through the Site, or (4) unexpected technical issues or problems.
 
If Swiss Initiative does take any legal action against you as a result of your violation of these Terms of Use, Swiss Initiative will be entitled to recover from you, and you agree to pay, all reasonable attorneys’ fees and costs of such action, in addition to any other relief granted to Swiss Initiative. You agree that Swiss Initiative will not be liable to you or to any third party for termination of your access to the Site as a result of any violation of these Terms of Use.
 
 
Governing Law; Dispute Resolution
You agree that all matters relating to your access to or use of the Site, including all disputes, will be governed by the laws of the Hong Kong without regard to its conflicts of laws provisions. You agree to the personal jurisdiction by and venue in the court of Hong Kong, and waive any objection to such jurisdiction or venue. In the event of any controversy or dispute between Swiss Initiative and you arising out of or in connection with your use of the Site, the parties shall attempt, promptly and in good faith, to resolve any such dispute. If we are unable to resolve any such dispute within a reasonable time (not to exceed thirty (30) days), then either party may submit such controversy or dispute to mediation. If the dispute cannot be resolved through mediation, then the parties shall be free to pursue any right or remedy available to them under applicable law.
 
 
Miscellaneous
You may not use or export or re-export any Content or any copy or adaptation of such Content, or any product or service offered on the Site. If any of the provisions of these Terms of Use are held by a court or other tribunal of competent jurisdiction to be void or unenforceable, such provisions shall be limited or eliminated to the minimum extent necessary and replaced with a valid provision that best embodies the intent of these Terms of Use, so that these Terms of Use shall remain in full force and effect. These Terms of Use constitute the entire agreement between you and Swiss Initiative with regard to your use of the Site, and any and all other written or oral agreements or understandings previously existing between you and Swiss Initiative with respect to such use are hereby superseded and cancelled. Other than as provided in a purchase agreement you enter into with Swiss Initiative, Swiss Initiative will not accept any counter-offers to these Terms of Use, and all such offers are hereby categorically rejected. Swiss Initiative’s failure to insist on or enforce strict performance of these Terms of Use shall not be construed as a waiver by Swiss Initiative of any provision or any right it has to enforce these Terms of Use, nor shall any course of conduct between Swiss Initiative and you or any other party be deemed to modify any provision of these Terms of Use. These Terms of Use shall not be interpreted or construed to confer any rights or remedies on any third parties.
 
 
Feedback and Information
Any feedback you provide at this site shall be deemed to be non-confidential. Swiss Initiative shall be free to use such information on an unrestricted basis.
 
The information contained in this web site is subject to change without notice.