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Copyright and trademark rights
The entire content of the winterthurtourism.ch website is copyright protected. All rights are owned by Winterthur Tourism or third parties. The elements contained on the winterthurtourism.ch website are freely accessible for browsing purposes only. Duplication of this material, or parts thereof, in any written or electronic form is permitted only with a specific mention of winterthurtourism.ch. Reproduction, transfer, amendment, linking or use of the winterthurtourism.ch website for public or commercial purposes is prohibited without the prior written consent of Winterthur Tourism.
The various names and logos appearing on the winterthurtourism.ch site are generally registered and protected trademarks. No part of the winterthurtourism.ch is designed in such a way as to grant a license or right to utilise a picture, registered mark or logo. Downloading or copying the winterthurtourism.ch website or parts thereof, confers no rights whatsoever in respect of the software or elements of the winterthurtourism.ch website. Winterthur Tourism reserves all rights in respect of all elements of the winterthurtourism.ch website with the exception of rights belonging to third parties.
Although Winterthur Tourism has taken all possible care to safeguard the reliability of the information contained on the winterthurtourism.ch website at the time of its publication, neither Winterthur Tourism nor its contracting partners can give any explicit or implicit assurance or warranty (including to third parties) in respect of the accuracy, reliability or completeness of the information on winterthurtourism.ch. Opinions and other information contained on the winterthurtourism.ch website may be changed at any time without prior notice.
Winterthur Tourism accepts no responsibility and gives no guarantee to the effect that the functions on winterthurtourism.ch website will not be interrupted or that the winterthurtourism.ch website or the relevant server is or are free from viruses or other harmful contents.
Limitation of liability
All liability of Winterthur Tourism (including liability for negligence) for direct, indirect or secondary damage suffered as a result of access to the elements of the winterthurtourism.ch website or to use of that site or as a consequence of impossibility of access to or use thereof or links to other websites, is hereby declined.
Links to other websites
The winterthurtourism.ch website contains links to websites operated by third parties which might be of interest to you. When activating these links you might leave the winterthurtourism.ch website or summaries of third-party websites may be displayed within the context of the winterthurtourism.ch website. Winterthur Tourism has not carried out any checks whatsoever on the websites of third parties accessible via links on the winterthurtourism.ch website and is in no way responsible for their content or effective operation. This applies regardless of whether when activating the link you leave the winterthurtourism.ch website or the display appears within the context of the winterthurtourism.ch website, as well as if in the latter case the information provider of an external website is not immediately obvious. Establishing the link or consulting websites operated by third parties is at the sole risk and peril of the user.
Winterthur Tourism attaches great importance to data protection. As a visitor to the winterthurtourism.ch website, you decide what information you wish to disclose to us. In principle, you do not leave any personal data behind without your express consent when you visit the winterthurtourism.ch website. In certain cases, e.g. to make bookings, we need your name and address; if such personal information such as your email address is needed, we call attention to that fact in a suitable way. If we receive data from you via the Internet or email, this will be handled confidentially as indicated below. Please note that this data is forwarded to the named service provider. We likewise reserve the right to use your particulars for marketing purposes or to ask a third company to implement a specific project on our behalf, e.g. a market analysis or the judging of a competition. Other use of your personal particulars, in particular sale to third parties, is expressly excluded.
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This page was last amended on 1st of November 2012. If you have any questions or remarks about our legal indications or data protection, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.