Version 1.0, dated October 17, 2017

This website, www.quercusapp.com (the “Site”), is operated by QuercusApp Technologies AG, also referred to in these Terms of Use as “we” or “us”. This page and other documents referred to by it, set out the Terms of Use of our Site. Please read these terms carefully before you use our Site. By using our Site you accept these terms of use and agree to abide by them.

Our Site

We endeavor to keep this Site accurate, up to date and available at all times. In order to do this some parts of our Site may not be available while we make changes and we reserve the right to withdraw access or change any part of our Site at any time. We are, however, under no obligation to ensure the material on our Site is accurate, up to date or available. We disclaim all responsibility and liability, to the extent permitted by law, regarding the accuracy and/or availability of the material on this Site.

Intellectual Property Rights

The intellectual property rights in all materials on this Site are owned by or licensed to us, including, without limitation, those subsisting in all photos, graphical works and text (including publications). You may reproduce such materials for your personal review only. You may also copy materials on this Site to others provided that any such copy is accurate and not misleading, is provided free of charge, acknowledges QuercusApp Technologies AG as its source and prominently features both this limited right to copy and the www.quercusapp.com web address. Save as expressly permitted above, all use and reproduction of any material on this Site or any incorporation of the same into any other material, in whatever media or format, is strictly prohibited. Please contact team@quercusapp.com for further information on reproduction of materials on our Site.

Reliance on information on our Site

Any materials on our Site are for information purposes only and are not intended to amount to any advice. Any advice you require about any issues should be sought from us on an individual basis. To the fullest extent permitted by law, we disclaim all liability and responsibility for any reliance on the materials on our Site.

Links

Any links provided by our Site to any third party sites are provided for information purposes only. We are not responsible for the content, and have no control over, the third party sites to which we provide links.

Privacy Statement

Information we may collect from you through the Site
We may collect information from you online in a number of ways, such as through your use of our Site and through our use of so-called cookies (see below). Some sections of the Site invite you to request publications, or to contact us with enquiries and comments. If you do so, we may collect and process personal information about you such as:

  • Your name, address, email address and other contact details;
  • Records of your correspondence with us, if you have contacted us; and
  • Details of your visit to our Site and the resources that you access.

Our use of your personal information collected through the Site
We may use personal information collected from you through the Site in the following ways:

  • To ensure that the Site is presented to you in an effective manner;
  • To provide you with information that you have requested from us; and
  • Where you have registered to do so, to send you electronic and/or paper form marketing and other materials relating to our services, unless you would prefer us not to do so.

How we use Cookies
We may also obtain information about your general internet usage through the use of “cookies” (=small text files that are stored on your computer) which enable us to make certain parts of the Site easier to use and to improve the Site. When you enter the Site, we may also collect information, where available, about your computer for system administration purposes such as your IP address, operating system and browser type.

Most of the cookies we use are deleted from your hard disk after the browser session (temporary cookies). Other cookies remain on your computer and allow us to recognize your computer on your next visit (permanent cookies). You can configure your browser in such a way that no cookies are accepted, which may limit the functionality of the website.

Our Site uses services provided by third parties, in particular Google Analytics, a web analysis service of Google Inc. Such services collect information and may use (also permanent) cookies. The generated information on your use of the Site (including your IP address) is transmitted to and stored on the servers of such service providers and may be associated with your account with these service providers. These service providers can use this information in order to evaluate your use of the Site, to compile reports on Site activity for the operator of the Site and in order to provide the Site operator with other services relating to the use of the Site and the internet. These service providers might transfer this information to third parties or to places which do not provide adequate data protection.

You may prevent the collection and storage of your personal information by Google Analytics at any time with effect for the future by downloading and installing the browser add-on for deactivating Google Analytics. The deactivation add-on is available at: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en

If you do not wish that the service providers associate the collected data about the use of our Site with your corresponding user account, you have to log out from the accounts of the respective service provider (in particular from any Google accounts) prior to your visit to our website.

The web analysis services used on this Site (such as Google Analytics) collect and store your personal information for the purpose of creating user profiles. These user profiles serve to analyse the visitor behavior and are used in order to improve the design of our website.

Your consent to the use of cookies
By accessing the Site, you agree that QuercusApp Technologies AG can store and access the above cookies on your device and to process your personal information accordingly.

Disclosing your personal information
We will not share your personal information with any third party except where:

  • You have expressly consented to QuercusApp Technologies AG sharing such information with third parties;
  • We are under a legal, regulatory or professional obligation to disclose such information;
  • QuercusApp Technologies AG, or substantially all QuercusApp Technologies AG’s assets are merged or acquired by a third party, in which case such information may form part of the transferred or merged assets;
  • We provide anonymous statistical information about users of the Site and related usage information to reputable third parties; or
  • We are using a third party service provider to provide services that involve data processing.

In order to provide our services, any personal information that we collect from you may be transferred to and stored by a third party at a destination inside or outside Switzerland or the European Economic Area, including in a country where the law provides less protection for personal information. By using our services or the Site and by providing any personal information, you are consenting to such transfers, storing or processing of your personal information.

Consent to process your personal information

Please note that by using our services or the Site and by providing any personal information to us offline or via the Site or email addresses provided on the Site, you are consenting to our use of your personal information as set out in this Privacy Statement. Please do not provide us any personal information if you do not want that information to be used by us in this manner.

Governing Law and Jurisdiction

The Terms of Use shall be governed by the laws of Switzerland, to the exclusion of its conflict rules and international treaties such as the UN Convention on the International Sale of Goods.

Any dispute arising out of or in connection with the Terms of Use shall be submitted to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of the City of Zurich (Zurich 1), Switzerland.

Change of these Terms of Use

These Terms of Use (including the Privacy Statement) may be amended by us at any time. Please check this page periodically to inform yourself of any changes.

Any questions?

If you have any questions, need further information about our privacy practices, or would like to let us know that your details require updating, please contact us at team@quercusapp.com.