These Terms and Conditions of Use are applied to the websites, any sub-domains included, owned by Oy Karl Fazer Ab (“Fazer”) (fazer.com, fazer.fi, fazergroup.com, fazer.ee, fazer.lv, fazer.lt, fazer.dk, fazer.no, fazer.se, fazer.ru, amica.fi, amica.se) (“Website”) and to the website content (hereinafter jointly “Service”).
By using the Service you agree to these Terms and Conditions of Use. If you do not agree to and comply with these terms, please note that you are not allowed to use the Service.
Users under the age of 18 must have their guardian’s consent for use of the Service.
The purpose of the Service is to provide free of charge information about Fazer’s products and services and to maintain interactive functions and content, such as blogs, surveys and polls, where users may, if they so wish, e.g. upload or create content, give feedback, comment the content and discuss it with other users (hereinafter “Website Content”).
2. Intellectual Property Rights
Copyright and other rights to the Service and its contents vest in Fazer. Any rights not expressly granted herein are reserved. Reproduction, transfer, distribution or storage of part or all of the Service or Website Content in any form without the prior written permission of Fazer is prohibited, unless granted in these Terms and Conditions.
Protected trademarks, product and company names mentioned herein are trademarks or trade names of their respective owners.
These Terms and Conditions of Use or your use of the Service does not grant, by implication, estoppel or otherwise, any license or right to copyrights, patents, trademarks or other intellectual property rights to the Service or the Website Content.
3. Right of Use
All use of the Service and the Website Content is permitted for private, non-commercial use.
You are allowed to use the Service on your computer or other appropriate device and print copies of extracts from the Service for your personal use only. Individual content or material in the Service may be subject to additional terms as separately indicated. Use of images in the Service is not allowed without permission. Pictures from the image bank may be used in accordance with the terms and conditions of the image bank.
The use of press releases and other documents classified as public is permitted in public communications if the source for the information is stated.
4. User Generated Content
You as the user of the Service warrant that you are the copyright owner and owner of all other rights to the content which you create or publish in the Service (“User’s Content”) and that the content does not violate any applicable laws and is not improper in any other way. Fazer is not liable for User’s Content.
Fazer does not guarantee publication of User’s Content in the Service. Fazer reserves the right to remove at its sole discretion, without notice, any User’s Content or materials which are or are suspected to be in violation of these Terms and Conditions, copyrights or laws or are abusive or otherwise improper.
All User’s Content, including commentaries, any statements or notices should be acknowledged to be such user’s personal opinion. Fazer is not responsible for the accuracy or correctness of such statements.
You must note that all User’s Content created or uploaded by you in the Service is available to other users for use, comment or distribution.
In case of breach of these Terms and Conditions, Fazer reserves the right to reject participation to use the Service.
By uploading or creating User’s Content you grant Fazer a perpetual, transferable, non-exclusive, worldwide license to use, modify, reproduce, distribute and publish the User’s Content and attach the User’s Content to the Service without separate consent and without compensation.
5. Personal data and Privacy
Cookies and other corresponding techniques, such as local browser data file, do not harm user’s device or files.
A user cannot be identified solely on the basis of cookies.
5.2 Personal Data
Fazer may collect users’ personal data while registering to use the Service or in other situations where user discloses personal data within the use of the Service. Personal data is processed in accordance with these Terms and Conditions, file description and Finnish Personal Data Act.
Personal data is not disclosed to third parties, unless processing the data for Fazer so requires. Personal data is not regularly transferred outside the EU or EEA.
Unless otherwise stated in connection with a competition, contest, lottery or other campaign, personal data is collected for the purpose of provision and maintenance of Fazer’s electronic services, development of customer service and business, for purposes of analytics and statistics and communication between the administrator of the Service and the user.
6. Technical Support
Fazer does not offer technical or other support to users of the Service.
7. Liability of Fazer
Fazer assumes no liability for the security of the Service or your communications on or with the Service.
The Service is offered AS IS and without warranties of any kind. Fazer disclaims all express or implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a specific purpose as well as title or non-infringement.
Fazer is not responsible for timeliness, accuracy, unavailability or interruptions in availability, defects (including but not limited to viruses) of the Service or the Website Contents. In no event shall Fazer be responsible for any damages to users or their computer systems, devices or otherwise, even if Fazer has been informed of the possibility of such damages and without regard to negligence. You may use the feedback form for informing Fazer of any defects or problems in using the Service.
Fazer may alter, modify, update, cancel or remove the Service or the Website Content or parts thereof at its own discretion without prior notice.
8. Contact information
Service provider's contact point as referred to in Section 21 of the Finnish Act on Provision of Information Society Services (458/2002):
Oy Karl Farzer Ab, P.O.Box 4, FI-00941 Helsinki, Finland
Email: online [at] fazer.com
Tel +358 20 555 3000
Users may report abusive, inappropriate or copyright infringing content by email: online (at) fazer.com. Please mark “Fazer website content” in the subject field. Issues related to abusive content will be addressed as soon as possible.
9. Other Terms
For your convenience Fazer may include links to websites that are owned or operated by third parties. Fazer has no control over the content of third party websites and cannot assume any responsibility for material created or published by third parties on such third party sites.
The Service may contain so called social extensions (eg. Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram). Extensions of external service providers are downloaded from their respective servers. Third party extensions or plug-ins in the Service are subject to their respective terms and conditions of use.
10. Alternative Dispute Resolution
If a dispute concerning a sales contract cannot be resolved through negotiation between the parties, the consumer can submit the matter to the Consumer Disputes Board (http://www.kuluttajariita.fi/en/) for resolution.
Before taking the matter to the Consumer Disputes Board, the consumer should contact the Local Register Offices’ Consumer Advisory Service (www.kuluttajaneuvonta.fi).
Fazer reserves the right to modify these Terms and Conditions of Use without prior notice.
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