This is a legal notice (this “Notice”) for this website (this “Site”) of the ASSA ABLOY Group, meaning ASSA ABLOY AB and any company, which from time to time belongs to the same group of companies as ASSA ABLOY AB according to the Swedish Companies Act, including foreign entities ("ASSA ABLOY"), including all information and material accessible on this Site, as modified from time to time. By accessing and using this site, you agree, without limitation or qualification, to comply with the terms and conditions set out in this Notice.
COPYRIGHT, TRADEMARK AND OTHER RIGHTS
The content of this Site including but not limited to text, graphics and images, audio clips, logos and software (the “Content”), is the property of ASSA ABLOY or used under license from the copyright owner. All rights to the Content are reserved and the Content is protected by intellectual property laws and treaties. Ownership of the Content will not be passed on to you upon using or accessing this Site. Ownership of the Content shall remain with ASSA ABLOY or any third party which hold ownership of the Content.
You are authorized to reproduce, store and download the Content for strictly personal use and non-commercial purposes. The Content may however not be reproduced, duplicated, copied, transferred, transcribed, stored, modified, downloaded, reused, published, licensed, reposted, displayed, publicly performed, translated into any language or computer language, transmitted in any form or by any means (electronic, mechanical, photographic, recorded or otherwise), sold or distributed or otherwise exploited for any commercial use, without the prior written consent of ASSA ABLOY. You agree not to place this Site or any of its Content in "frames". Press releases and other documents classified as public may however be used in public communications provided the source of the information is stated. All permitted use of the Content shall include the copyright notices in the Content. Such copyright notices may not be removed.
ASSA ABLOY moreover grants you a non-exclusive, revocable license to link to this Site on your site, subject to the terms of this Notice and with the following restrictions: a) the link shall not appear as an endorsement by ASSA ABLOY of any organization, product or service, b) the link shall not appear to be associated with advertising, c) the link shall not be posted on any site that may be reasonably considered as obscene, defamatory, threatening, grossly offensive, or malicious. ASSA ABLOY reserves the right to revoke this license granted to you to link to this Site at any time. If ASSA ABLOY revokes this license, you agree to remove and disable any and all links to this Site immediately.
All names, logos, trademarks, brand names, company names, product and service names (jointly, “Marks”) are trademarks, service marks, trade names or registered trademarks of ASSA ABLOY or its licensors and are the property of ASSA ABLOY or its licensors. Your access to this Site does not constitute a grant of any license or right to use any Marks displayed on this Site. You agree not to use Marks without the prior written consent of ASSA ABLOY.
Any rights not expressly granted by this Notice are reserved. Any use of the Content or Marks not expressly permitted by this Notice constitutes a violation of this Notice. Any use of the Content in violation with this Notice may constitute a violation of the laws of copyright, trademark and other applicable laws. In case of violations of this Notice, ASSA ABLOY automatically revokes the permission to use this Site and is entitled to demand you to immediately cease the violation and cease to perform all activities or any activity which ASSA ABLOY deems necessary to limit the damage of your breach.
LINKS TO THIRD-PARTY SITES
This Site may contain links to third-party sites. Such links are provided solely for your convenience. A link to a site does not constitute an endorsement by ASSA ABLOY of the content of the third-party site, the products or services referenced in such sites. ASSA ABLOY is not responsible for, has no control over, does not review or monitor such sites. ASSA ABLOY gives no warranties, guarantees or representations with respect to such third-party sites, including the content created or published by the third-party site. Accessing any linked third-party sites from this Site is done at your own risk. Your use of linked third-party sites is subject to the terms and conditions of the third-party sites, including its privacy policies. This section applies also to links included in any third-party advertisements on this Site.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY AND WARRANTY DISCLAIMER
ASSA ABLOY provides this Site and its information and material “as is” and disclaims all warranties of any kind, expressed, implied, statutory or otherwise, including, but not limited to, implied warranties of property, merchantability, noninfringement of third party rights and fitness for a particular purpose. ASSA ABLOY makes no warranties, guarantees or representations with respect to any information or material on this Site, including but not limited to its correctness, completeness, reliability and accuracy.
Your use of this Site is at your own risk and you assume full responsibility for all costs associated with your use of this Site.
ASSA ABLOY makes no warranty that this Site is free from computer virus or anything else with potentially contaminating or destructive properties.
You are responsible for taking all precautions necessary to ensure that any content you engage with on this Site is free of such. ASSA ABLOY assumes no responsibility and shall not be liable for any damage or viruses that may infect your computer equipment or other property with respect to your use of this Site including downloading any materials, images, video, text, data or audio from this Site.
In no event shall ASSA ABLOY or any person or entity associated with ASSA ABLOY (including its licensors) be liable for damages of any kind (including without limitation direct, indirect, special, incidental, consequential, exemplary, punitive) based on any use of, or inability to use, this Site or any information, materials or software made available on this Site or any site to which this Site is linked, including without limitation lost profits, business interruption, loss of data, programs, or information, even if ASSA ABLOY was advised of the possibility of such damages. The limitation of liability covers all claims whether based on warranty, contract, harmful acts, strict liability or any other legal theory.
By submitting information or material (including without limitation feedback, questions, ideas, requests) to this Site or to our servers by e-mail, you confirm that i) it does not contain any item that is unlawful or otherwise unfit for publication, ii) that you have used reasonable efforts to scan and remove any viruses or other contaminating or destructive features before submitting such material, iii) you own the submitted material or have unlimited right to provide it to ASSA ABLOY and that ASSA ABLOY may use the material free of charge and incorporate it into our products or services without accountability or liability, iv) you will not take action against us with respect to submitted material and you agree to indemnify us against any third party claims based on the submitted material.
By submitting information or material, you grant ASSA ABLOY an unrestricted and irrevocable license to use, copy, reproduce, display, modify, distribute, transmit, perform, incorporate and in any other way use the submitted material, including any images, texts, data, sounds and other contained therein, for any purpose. You also agree that ASSA ABLOY may use any ideas, techniques concepts and know-how sent to us, for any purpose.
ASSA ABLOY does not review any content submitted by user on this Site and is not responsible for such content. ASSA ABLOY is moreover not responsible or liable for any material or information submitted to our servers. Any material and information submitted on this Site or sent to ASSA ABLOY will be considered non-confidential, fully sub-licenseable, non-proprietary, irrevocable, royalty-free and non-exclusive.
We may update this Notice from time to time without prior notice. The changes come into immediate effect upon becoming available on this Site. It is your responsibility to review this Site and any changes.
If any provision of this Notice is found to be or becomes invalid, unlawful or unenforceable to any extent, the provision in question be severed from the remaining provision of this Notice, and this Notice will continue to be valid and enforceable to the fullest extent permitted by law.
GOVERNING LAW AND DISPUTES
The laws of Sweden shall govern this Notice and any claims relating to this Site or to material or information on it. Any dispute, controversy or claim arising out of or in connection with this Notice or this Site shall finally be settled by the Arbitration Institute of the Stockholm Chamber of Commerce (the “SCC”). The Rules for Expedited Arbitrations shall apply, unless the SCC in its discretion determines that the Arbitration Rules shall apply. In the latter case, the SCC shall also decide whether the Arbitral Tribunal shall be composed of one or three arbitrators. The seat of arbitration shall be Stockholm, Sweden. The language to be used in the arbitral proceedings shall be English.