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Terms of Use

Welcome to our website.

By using this website, you agree to abide by these Terms of Use and consent to our Privacy Policy. These Terms of Use constitute an agreement between you and La Tour Hôpital Privé SA. If you do not accept these Terms of Use, we ask that you do not use our website.

We therefore ask that you take a moment to read through these Terms of Use. Please do not hesitate to contact us at the following address: Hôpital de La Tour, Avenue Jean-Daniel Maillard 3, 1217 Meyrin, Switzerland. We will be happy to provide you with the requested information.

1. GENERAL INFORMATION

1.1 The La Tour Medical Group website provides information for patients, healthcare professionals and any other interested parties. Our website was created for users of all kinds, not just for healthcare professionals. All of the information on our website is produced by our editorial team, unless otherwise indicated at the end of a given text. The healthcare professionals who are invited to write content for the website have partnership contracts with La Tour Hôpital Privé SA as part of their professional certification.

1.2. Views, comments and other information on the website are provided purely for users’ information. Information is provided for reference only and can in no way replace a medical consultation or the opinion of a healthcare professional. A diagnosis may only be made through consultation with a doctor. The information provided on our website is intended to enhance, rather than replace, the direct relationship between the patient and their healthcare team.

1.3. Furthermore, no diagnosis or medical information is provided through our website.

2. USAGE RESTRICTIONS

2.1. We do our utmost to provide you with a high-quality website. To this end, certain forms of use must be prevented. The following are therefore not permitted:

2.1.1. You may not reproduce, modify, prepare derivative works based on, sell, license or sub-license, distribute, or in any other way make available to third parties the website or its component parts, content, functionality or interfaces.

2.1.2. You may not: (i) attempt to gain unauthorised access to the website or to the network to which it is linked; (ii) access the website to create a competing website or any other competing product or service; (iii) use a programme or script that has the aim or effect of seeking and appropriating content available on the website or its underlying structural elements; or (iv) decompile the website (insofar as this restriction is authorised by law).

2.1.3. You may not use the website or any part thereof in a way that threatens the security, integrity or availability of the application or that is damaging to a third party. In particular, you may not use the website or any part thereof to: (i) store or transmit data that is defamatory or in any way prejudices the reputation of a third party; (ii) store or transmit data that violates the privacy of a third party; or (iii) store or transmit malicious code.

2.2. You must notify us immediately should you become aware that the website is being used contrary to the above.


3. DATA MANAGEMENT AND SECURITY

3.1. Our Privacy Policy, which is available on our website, forms part of these Terms of Use.


4. INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

4.1. Subject to the rights explicitly conferred by these Terms of Use, we reserve all our rights to the website and its component parts (including logos, text, photographs, videos, brands, corporate names, common names and domain names), and our intellectual property rights in particular. No rights are granted to you other than those explicitly conferred by these Terms of Use.

4.2. You are permitted to create hyperlinks to our website pages and to the documents available on our website. You are also permitted to view, download, print or share, for non-commercial and informative purposes only, any excerpt from our website, provided that it is not modified in any way and that the reference ‘source: www.latour.ch’ is included.

4.3. You grant us a perpetual, irrevocable, worldwide and free-of-charge licence to use, sub-license or employ in any form any suggestion, request for improvement, recommendation, correction, post or feedback provided by you (user content) in connection with the website.


5. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

5.1. We make no guarantee of uninterrupted access to our website. We accept no liability for damage in the event that you are unable to access and use our website. 

5.2. While we do everything possible to ensure the security of our website, we are unable to guarantee its absolute invulnerability to security breaches. You therefore use our website under your own responsibility and at your own risk. 

5.3. The information on our website is provided without warranty. We therefore accept no liability in connection to your use of the information provided on our website.

5.4. We offer third parties the opportunity to publish their own birth announcement messages on our website, but cannot under any circumstances be held responsible for the content of these announcements.

5.5. We accept no liability under any circumstances for your use of hyperlinks directing you from our website to others. In other words, we accept no responsibility for the content of any websites to which you are directed via hyperlinks on our website or for any damage caused by visits to these websites. You visit other websites under your own responsibility and at your own risk.

5.6. We accept no liability under any circumstances for indirect damage, including loss of profits, data loss or damage to your computer or software, connected to or resulting in any other way from your access to or use of the application.


6. DURATION

6.1. We may amend these Terms of Use at any time and determine the date of entry into force of the new version of these Terms of Use. By continuing to access or use our website, you accept the revised Terms of Use. If you do not accept the revised version, we ask that you no longer use our website.


7. JURISDICTION AND APPLICABLE LAW

7.1. Any dispute arising in connection with these Terms of Use, including their application, binding force, modification and termination, shall fall under the jurisdiction of the courts of the Swiss canton of Geneva.

7.2. These Terms of Use are governed by Swiss law.