Legal information

 

A. THE NON-PROFIT ASSOCIATION : EUROPOLIS, 8 Rue des voisins, 1205 Genève, Switzerland
 
Our website www.europolis.eu (hereinafter the Site) is accessible 7 days a week, 24 hours a day, subject to interruptions necessary for technical maintenance, servicing and update operations. The domain name is exclusive property of Europolis.

By accessing the Site, you agree to abide by its terms of use as described below. You also acknowledge that you have the skills and means necessary to access and use the site, and acknowledge that you have checked that the computer configuration used contains no viruses and is in perfect working order.

Each user acknowledges that they are solely responsible for using the information and tools provided on the Site.

 
B. INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY
 
The general structure of the Site and all content published on it (images, articles, photographs, logos, brands, videos, interviews, audio, text, etc.), are the exclusive property of Europolis, and are protected by the intellectual property legislation in force in Switzerland, and in particular copyright, neighbouring rights, trademark law and image rights, and by the international legislation in force.
 
All rights of reproduction are reserved, including for photos, text, downloadable documents, graphics and illustrations.
 
Unless expressly authorised by Europolis, it is therefore strictly forbidden to reproduce, modify, alter, or adapt the content of the Site, either in whole or in part.
 
C. COOKIES
The www.Europolis.eu website uses cookies to optimise the user’s experience. We may use the information obtained from cookies or similar technologies. Cookies are text files stored on your computer when visiting a site or viewing an advertisement. They are used to collect information about your browsing behaviour and send you relevant services. This information is kept for a period of 24 months and managed by your Internet browser.
 
We use the following categories of cookie on the Site:

-    Necessary cookies: these cookies authorise use of services you have specifically requested. Without these cookies, you will not be able to access certain services.
-    Analysis or performance cookies: these cookies collect information on pages visited.
-    Functional cookies: used to recognise you when you return to our site.
-    Advertising cookies: these cookies collect information on your browsing habits. The information collected using these cookies may be shared with third parties. Third parties may also use cookies over which we have no control
 
Declining installation of cookies or block them may affect your experience on the Site. 

D. HYPERLINKS
The creation of simple or deep hyperlinks to the Site is subject to the prior approval of Europolis Management. 
Europolis cannot be held liable for hyperlinks taking users to other sites as Europolis has no control over the content of said sites.
 
E. DATA PROTECTION
 
Europolis guarantees that the collection and processing from the Site of personal data for which Europolis is responsible will be carried out in accordance with General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR – Regulation 2016/679); and that personal information collected from the Site is kept in accordance with the rules prescribed by the above law.
 
Personal data: any information relating to a person identified or identifiable by one or more elements specific to him or her, provided on the Site to contact us. 
The personal information thus provided on our Site allows us to process your requests. Information marked with an asterisk is mandatory. If not provided, your request cannot be processed.

The personal data collected on our Site may be sent to the sales and administrative staff of Europolis, and if necessary, to our IT subcontractors.
Your personal data is not transferred to non-member states of the European Union.
It is kept for a maximum period of 24 months from the date on which you last make contact with us.
 
You have the right to access, communicate, modify and rectify personal information collected during your visits to the Site.

In particular, you have the right to ask Europolis to confirm whether or not your personal data is being processed, for what purpose it is being processed, and the categories of recipient it is being sent to.
However, Europolis is entitled to reject requests that are clearly abusive because they are excessive in number, or repetitive or systematic in nature.
 
To exercise these rights, please use our contact form at www.europolis.eu/contact
 
You have the right to object to Europolis processing your personal data for legitimate reasons.
 
F. LIABILITY
 
Europolis is committed to ensuring that users have access to the Site at all times. However, it cannot be held liable if the Site is unavailable, for any reason whatsoever.

Europolis cannot guarantee that the information published on its Site is accurate and complete, nor that it will always function correctly or is entirely secure.

Europolis cannot be held liable for errors, lack of availability of information and/or the presence of viruses or other infections on its Site.

G. APPLICABLE LAW
Swiss law is applicable to this Site.