Rules and Regulations The general trading conditions ("GTC") of Kaufmann Research AG ("Kaufmann Research") will be provided to clients on written and/or oral request and will apply to all services and goods ("Premium Services") of Kaufmann Research, as long as Kaufmann Research’s proposed offer for, and/or written confirmation of, any order does not deviate from regulations. Differently worded conditions will only be valid if there is written confirmation by Kaufmann Research.
Premium Services The requirement for use of the Premium Services offered by Kaufmann Research is a mutual contract with Kaufmann Research. The user may request these services by providing the required registration data on the application form located on the Premium Services web page. Registration for Premium Services offered by Kaufmann Research may also be made by email, fax or regular mail. Kaufmann Research is under no obligation to accept applications. Applicants are responsible for supplying valid and complete data, and they also agree to immediately inform Kaufmann Research of any changes in their registration details. If there is a confirmation of an order from Kaufmann Research or if a reciprocally signed contract document exists, said document or documents will constitute the agreement between Kaufmann Research and the user, and the terms and conditions of Premium Services will be dependent on it. The contents and the service as well as the price and conditions of payment of the selected Premium Service are to be stipulated by the individual contract signed by Kaufmann Research and the client. These stipulations constitute integral components of the general trading conditions (GTC). Registration is legally binding and, once agreed upon, provides no right to withdraw. The contents, service and conditions of payment (in particular, uploading times) are subject to change by Kaufmann Research at any time and without notification. The condition of service relating to the Premium Services offered by Kaufmann research is acceptance of the terms and conditions forming part of the general trading conditions (GTC). Please examine these terms and conditions carefully. All prices are non-inclusive of value added tax (VAT) calculated in Swiss Francs (CHF). Kaufmann Research is under no obligation to pay Swiss VAT.
General principles of the business relationship
Kaufmann Research only grants those rights and licenses to the user that have been expressly agreed upon. No other licenses or rights (including licenses or rights for the use of patents) are granted. All non-material rights and licenses (such as copyrights of all documents, contents, and all software used at lectures, etc.) remain the exclusive property Kaufmann Research. It is not permitted to copy or reproduce in any form the Premium Services of Kaufmann Research. Premium Services of Kaufmann Research are intended only for the personal use of clients and may not be used for commercial purposes. A non-registered user is not permitted to access the system, nor are registered users are allowed to give user passwords to non-registered users or even to other registered users of Kaufmann Research. Kaufmann Research reserves the right to refuse or to recall registrations for Premium Services without providing explanation or compensation. This last provision will be invoked particularly in cases where abuse of the system has been noted or false registration details have been provided.
Applicable rights The legal relations of the contracting parties are subject to Swiss law. The contracting parties agree upon Wettswil am Albis, Zurich, as the sole and exclusive area of jurisdiction. If some of the regulations of the general trading conditions (GTC) should prove to be invalid, illegal or inapplicable, the remaining regulations of these general trading conditions (GTC) will remain in force. The general trading conditions (GTC) are subject to change by Kaufmann Research at any time. If you have any questions, please contact Kaufmann Research directly.