Terms & conditions
TERMS AND CONDITIONS
PLEASE READ THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS CAREFULLY. BY ACCESSING OR USING THIS WEBSITE, YOU AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THE TERMS DESCRIBED HEREIN.
These Terms and Conditions apply to your access to, and use of, all or part of any website or mobile application of GrandVision, including GrandVision.com and any other GrandVision sites (“Sites”). By accessing this website you agree to be bound by these Terms and Conditions. If you do not agree with these Terms and Conditions we request you not to use the Sites. If you navigate away from the Sites to a third party site, you may be subject to alternative terms and conditions of use, as may be specified on such site. In such event, the terms and conditions of use applicable to that site will govern your use of that site. GrandVision reserves the right to change or modify these Terms and Conditions or any policy or guideline of the Sites, at any time and in its sole discretion.
This Website has been created for information purposes only. While we make reasonable efforts to provide accurate and timely information about GrandVision on the Sites, you should not assume that the information is always completely up to date or that the Sites contain all the relevant information available about GrandVision. The materials and information on the Sites may include technical inaccuracies or typographical errors. The materials, information and services on the Sites are provided “as is” without any conditions, warranties or other terms of any kind. Accordingly, to the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, GrandVision disclaims all other warranties, express or implied, as to the Sites and the information, content and materials contained therein. GrandVision does not guarantee the Sites will be up and running all the time.
GrandVision and the GrandVision logo are registered trademarks of GrandVision. All other GrandVision trademarks, service marks, domain names, logos, company names and indicia of origin referred to on the Sites are either trademarks, service marks, domain names, logos, company names or indicia of origin or are otherwise the property of GrandVision or its affiliates or licensors. In countries where any of the GrandVision trademarks, service marks, domain names, logos, company names or indicia of origin are not registered, GrandVision claims other rights associated with unregistered trademarks, service marks, domain names, logos, trade name, company names and indicia of origin. Other product or company names referred to on the Sites may be trademarks of their respective owners. You may not use any trademark, service mark, domain name, logo, company name, trade name or indicia of origin of GrandVision or any third party without permission from the owner of the applicable trademark, service mark, domain name, logo, company name, trade name or indicia of origin.
Unless otherwise indicated, the Sites and all content and other materials therein, including, without limitation, the GrandVision logo and all designs, text, graphics, pictures, information, data, software, sound files, other files and the selection and arrangement thereof (collectively, "Site Materials") are the proprietary property of GrandVision and are protected by E.U. and international copyright laws. You are granted a limited, non-sublicensable license to access and use the Sites and Site Materials for personal, informational and shopping purposes only. Such license is subject to the Terms and Conditions and does not include: (a) any resale or commercial use of the Sites or Site Materials; (b) the collection and use of any product listings, pictures or descriptions; (c) the distribution, public performance or public display of any Site Materials; (d) modifying or otherwise making any derivative uses of the Sites and the Site Materials, or any portion thereof; (e) use of any data mining, robots or similar data gathering or extraction methods; (f) downloading (other than the page caching) of any portion of the Sites, the Site Materials or any information contained therein, except as expressly permitted on the Sites; or (g) any use of the Sites or the Site Materials other than for its intended purpose. Any use of the Sites or Site Materials other than as specifically authorized herein, without the prior written permission of GrandVision, is strictly prohibited and will terminate the license granted herein. Such unauthorized use may also violate applicable laws, including, without limitation, copyright and trademark laws and applicable communications regulations and statutes. Unless explicitly stated herein, nothing in these Terms and Conditions shall be construed as conferring in any manner, whether by implication, estoppel or otherwise, any title or ownership of, or exclusive use-rights to, any intellectual property or other right and any goodwill associated therewith.
SUBMISSION OF IDEAS
In the event you submit questions, comments, feedback, suggestions, ideas, plans, notes, drawings, original or creative materials or other information about GrandVision, our Sites and our products (collectively, "Ideas"), you automatically consent to the use of those Ideas by GrandVision. Ideas, whether posted to the Sites or provided to GrandVision by email or otherwise are entirely voluntary, non-confidential, gratuitous and non-committal. GrandVision shall own exclusive rights, including all intellectual property rights, and shall be entitled to the unrestricted use and dissemination of Ideas for any purpose, commercial or otherwise, without acknowledgment or compensation to you. Do not send us Ideas if you expect to be paid or want to continue to own or claim rights in them.
You are granted a limited, non-exclusive right to create text hyperlinks to the Sites for noncommercial purposes, provided such links do not portray GrandVision in a false, misleading, derogatory or otherwise defamatory manner and provided further that the linking site does not contain any obscene, pornographic, sexually explicit or illegal material or any material that is offensive, harassing or otherwise objectionable. This limited right may be revoked at any time. In addition, you may not use GrandVision' logo or other proprietary graphics to link to our Sites without our express written permission. Further, you may not use, frame or utilize framing techniques to enclose any GrandVision trademark, logo or other proprietary information, including the images found at the Sites, the content of any text or the layout/design of any page or form contained on a page on the Sites without our express written consent. Except as noted above, you are not conveyed any right or license by implication, estoppel or otherwise in or under any patent, trademark, copyright or proprietary right of GrandVision or any third party.
THIRD PARTY CONTENT
GrandVision may provide third party content on the Sites and links to web pages and content of third parties (collectively, “Third Party Content”) as a service to those interested in this information. We do not control, endorse or adopt any Third Party Content and can make no guarantee as to its accuracy or completeness. You acknowledge and agree that GrandVision is not responsible or liable in any manner for any Third Party Content and undertakes no responsibility to update or review such Third Party Content. You agree to use such Third Party Content contained therein at your own risk. Access to such websites and the information contained therein is provided as a service to those interested in the information. GrandVision neither regularly monitors nor has control over the content of third parties' statements or websites. Accordingly, GrandVision does not endorse or adopt those websites or any information contained therein. GrandVision makes no representations or warranties whatsoever regarding the accuracy or completeness of the content, information or opinions of third-party websites or other third-party information identifies on the Sites. Users visit these websites and use the information contained therein at their own risk.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, GrandVision and its officers, directors, employees, shareholders or agents shall not be liable for any direct or indirect damages arising out of or in connection with the use of or inability to use the Sites, the content or the materials contained in or accessed through the Sites, including without limitation any damages caused by or resulting from reliance by a user on any information obtained from GrandVision, or that result from mistakes, omissions, interruptions, deletion of files or email, errors, defects, viruses, delays in operation or transmission or any failure of performance, whether or not resulting from acts of God, communications failure, theft, destruction or unauthorized access to GrandVision' records, programs or services.
The information contained within press releases issued by GrandVision should not be deemed accurate or current except as of the date the release was posted. GrandVision has no intention of updating, and specifically disclaims any duty to update, the information in the press releases.
JURISDICTION AND COMPLIANCE WITH LAWS
Access to and use of the Sites and these Terms and Conditions are governed by Dutch law, without resort to conflict of law provisions. Any legal action or proceeding relating to your access to, or use of, the Sites or these Terms and Conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with Dutch law and submitted to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Amsterdam courts.
Please feel free to contact us with any comments, questions or suggestions you might have regarding the information described in the Sites. You may contact us at:
The Base, Tower C, 6th Floor
Evert van de Beekstraat 1-80
1118 CL Schiphol
T +31 (0)88 887 01 00
Version January 2015