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General legal notice, terms of use and data protection as they relate to PluSport Behindertensport Schweiz digital media

Version: May 2018

1. Scope of validity
Please read the following terms carefully. By accessing the PluSport website and all other PluSport digital media, you acknowledge that you understand and agree to the following terms of use (hereinafter “Terms”). If you do not agree to the Terms below, you should not use this website or any other PluSport digital media.  These Terms apply to the access and use of the website, the e-shop, the newsletter and all other digital media made available now and in future by PluSport.

2. Copyrights - Intellectual property rights
PluSport digital media content is protected by copyright. The reproduction or copying of data or information from this site is prohibited without the prior written consent of PluSport. When you download information, such as PDF and Word files etc., and/or edit such files, all proprietary rights remain with PluSport. The use of PluSport digital media in no way constitutes the granting of a licence or right to use any image, logo, text or other content. Neither the downloading nor copying of PluSport digital media or any parts thereof, nor reproduction in any other form, constitutes a transfer of any rights to you whatsoever regarding any element of the website. PluSport retains all rights (in particular copyrights, trademarks and intellectual property rights) to all elements of its digital media offerings.

Links to PluSport digital media may be created if a business or friendly relationship or partnership exists between PluSport and the person or organisation that creates the link. The PluSport logo may be used if prior consent is obtained.

3. Completeness and accuracy of content
Although PluSport takes great care to meticulously check the information provided in its digital media at the time of publication, neither PluSport nor any of its contractual partners can guarantee that the information, documents or applications provided or made available is up to date, complete, correct and free of errors.

4. Exclusion of liability
Under no circumstances can PluSport be held liable for any direct or indirect damage or loss and/or consequential damage or loss caused by the use of its digital media or from accessing such media via links at other websites. PluSport makes no guarantees whatsoever that content accessible via its digital media is free of viruses and/or other harmful components.
PluSport accepts no liability whatsoever (including liability due to negligence) for damage or loss and/or consequential damage or loss caused by accessing and/or using its digital media elements (or, if applicable, from the impossibility of accessing and/or using such elements). PluSport does not examine the digital media of third parties and is not responsible for their content. Users connect to third-party sites at their own risk.

5. Data security 
Please be aware that the Internet is a network that is accessible to the public. Users who voluntarily disclose personal information on the Internet do so at their own risk. Your data can be lost, particularly when you send online forms, and your data can also be intercepted by unauthorised parties.

PluSport sends e-mails to individuals and organisations that have a business or friendly relationship or partnership with PluSport and/or its partners. However, PluSport may also send e-mails to prospective members or interested parties who have not had any previous contact with PluSport. The recipients of such e-mails can have their addresses deleted from PluSport mailing lists at any time.

Please note that e-mails from PluSport may contain personal data – e.g. if you send us an enquiry. PluSport assumes that you are aware of the risks associated with e-mails and that you accept these risks (in particular risks relating to the lack of confidentiality, manipulation or misuse by third parties, misrouted e-mails, delayed e-mail processing/delivery, viruses, etc.). If you receive an e-mail from us by mistake, we ask that you send this e-mail back to PluSport and then delete the e-mail and any attachments it may have from your system. You may not make any use of any information contained in such an e-mail.

6. Data protection
All personal information made available to PluSport is processed in accordance with applicable data protection provisions. Personal data collected by PluSport is only used internally in order to provide requested services (e.g. for applications/registrations submitted electronically, in writing or over the phone). Anyone under the age of 18 must obtain permission from a parent or guardian before sending personal data via digital media. This applies in particular to the transmission of online forms – e.g. when subscribing to the PluSport newsletter.

7. Web analytics and cookies
Consent and data collection By consenting to the use of cookies, you agree that your user data may be processed by PluSport and by third parties, in particular by Google Inc. for analyses (for further information, please visit the Google Analytics website) that help improve our website and newsletter. In general, PluSport uses the data it collects solely to improve the content of its digital media and will never disclose your data to third parties.

Rejecting the use of cookies by our website
You can set your browser to accept all cookies, notify you whenever a cookie is placed on your computer, or block all cookies and/or third-party cookies. You can also manually delete cookies in your browser at any time. Please note that blocking cookies may make it impossible for you to use certain features at the website.

8. Scope / amendments and/or supplements to these Terms
All information and data, the use of such data, registrations at the PluSport website, and any actions, acquiescences, or omissions in connection with the use of digital media are subject to Swiss law. The exclusive place of jurisdiction for all disputes in connection with the use of PluSport digital media and/or these Terms is Volketswil.  PluSport reserves the right to amend or supplement the information or data provided at any time and without prior notice.