Thank you for visiting the ETHK website. We have set up some ground rules to ensure we can keep this tool useful, interesting, and safe for everyone. ETHK reserves the right to change these guidelines and disclaimers at any time, and you agree that each visit you make to the ETHK website shall be subject to the current guidelines.

Internet Disclaimer

Direct access to other websites can be obtained via www.ethk.hk. However, this agreement applies only to this website. For the use of websites accessed via this site, please note the conditions of use for the websites concerned. You are solely responsible for your use of other websites.

By accessing or using the www.ethk.hk website, you agree with the following conditions of use and legal information. If you do not agree with the following provisions, you may not use the www.ethk.hk website. For information concerning data protection issues, please review the information under the heading “Data protection.”

Use of the website

You may not change the content of this website. The content of this website is owned by ETHK or licensed from third parties. ETHK authorizes you to download one copy of the content of this website to any single computer for your personal, non-commercial use only, provided that you keep intact all copyright notices and other proprietary notices. Otherwise, you may not reproduce, perform, distribute, display or create derivative works of the content of this website (including logos, pictures, photos and texts, whether or not marked as copyrighted) or the source code of any software downloaded from this website without the written permission of ETHK. The downloading or copying of any content from this website does not give you any legal rights with regard to the content of this website. ETHK reserves all rights with regard to all elements of this website. ETHK assumes no responsibility for any other party’s site hyperlinked to the ETHK website or in which any part of the ETHK website has been hyperlinked.

Links to other websites

ETHK does not carry out regular checks of websites linked to this website. Access to and use of these websites are the sole responsibility and at the sole risk of the user. ETHK expressly disclaims any responsibility or liability for these websites or for any damage resulting from the use of these websites.

Data Protection

This data protection agreement applies solely to the www.ethk.hk website, which is managed by ETHK. The website operator accepts no responsibility for the privacy policies of other websites, for which these operators are solely responsible.

Contacts

We encourage you to share your comments and questions with us. We will read the mail you send us, but we may not be able to respond to all of it. Please remember that you are responsible for whatever material you submit, and that you, and not ETHK, have full responsibility for the message, including its reliability, originality, and copyright, as well as the consequences of such messages. Any and all rights to materials and ideas submitted to us become the exclusive property of ETHK.

Exclusion of liability

Your use of the service and the site is at your own risk. ETHK shall not be liable to you or anyone else for any loss or injury or any direct, indirect, incidental, consequential, special, punitive or similar damages arising out of your access or use, or your inability to access or use, the site and the service and the information available on the site and service or arising out of any action taken in response to or as a result of any information available on the site and the service.

For and in consideration of permitting you to use the ETHK webiste you hereby voluntarily release, discharge, waive and relinquish any and all actions or causes of action, whether in contract, tort or otherwise, for damages and for yourself and your heirs, executors, administrators and assigns hereby release, waive, discharge and relinquish any action or causes of action, aforesaid, which may hereafter arise for yourself and for your estate, and agree that under no circumstances will you or your heirs, executors, administrators and assigns prosecute, present any claim for contractual or tort damages, including personal injury, property damage or wrongful death against ETHK or any of its officers, directors, representatives, agents, servants, or employees (collectively referred to as “agents”) for any of said causes of action, whether the same shall arise by the negligence of any of said persons, or otherwise. You hereby voluntarily assume all risks of loss, damage, or injury that may be sustained by you in connection with the use of the ETHK website.

Indemnity

You specifically acknowledge that ETHK is not liable for your defamatory, offensive, infringing or illegal materials or conduct, or that of third parties, and ETHK reserves the right to remove such materials from the ETHK website without liability.

Furthermore, you agree and acknowledge that in the event any claim for damages and/or injunctive relief (including, but not limited to claims for defamation, infringement, unlawful conduct, personal injury, property damage or wrongful death) shall be prosecuted against ETHK and/or its agents you shall idemnify and save harmless ETHK and/or its agents from any and all such claims or causes of action by whomever or wherever made or presented.

ETHK may make improvements and/or changes in the products and/or services described in the ETHK website, including the terms and conditions of your use of this site, without liability.

Legal Basis

These Terms of Use are governed by and will be interpreted in accordance with the laws of Hungary, without regard to any principles of conflicts of law. You agree that any action to enforce these Terms of Use will be brought in the courts with jurisdiction over Hungary. You further agree to submit to the personal jurisdiction of these courts for the purpose of any proceeding arising out of these Terms of Use and waive any objections and defenses inconsistent with such venue.

These Terms of Use set forth the entire understanding and agreement between you and ETHK with respect to your use of this website. If any provision of these Terms of Use is held to be invalid or unenforceable, such provision will be stricken and the remaining provisions enforced.  Any provision of these Terms of Use that imposes or contemplates continuing rights or obligations on you or ETHK will survive the expiration or termination of these Terms of Use, including the disclaimer of warranties and limitation of liability provisions.