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Exclusion of Liability

The author assumes no liability with regard to the correctness, accuracy, timeliness, reliability or completeness of the information provided.

The author accepts no liability for damages, whether material or immaterial, arising from access to or use or non-use of the published information, from misuse of the connection or through technical disruptions.

All offers are non-binding. The author expressly reserves the right to change, supplement, delete or cease publication, temporarily or permanently, of sections of pages or the entire offer without special notice.


Liability for links

Links to third-party websites lie outside our area of responsibility; we accept no responsibility for any such websites. The user shall access and use such websites at their own risk.

Copyright

The copyright and all other rights to content, images, photos or other files found on the website belong exclusively to the company Academic Gateway or to the right owners specifically named. Written consent must be obtained in advance for the reproduction of any of these elements.


Data privacy

According to Article 13 of the Swiss Constitution and the data protection provisions of the Confederation (Federal Act on Data Protection, FADP), every person has the right to protection of their privacy and to protection against misuse of their personal data. We adhere to these provisions. Personal data is handled confidentially and is neither sold nor passed on to third parties.

In close cooperation with our hosting providers, we strive to protect the databases as much as possible from outside access, loss, misuse or fraud.

When our website is visited, the following data is stored in log files: IP address, date, time, browser request and general transmitted information relating to your operating system and browser. This user data forms the basis for anonymous statistical evaluations, in order to recognise trends with which we can improve our offers accordingly.


Use of Google Analytics and Google Remarketing

This website uses Google Analytics and other Google products. These are services of Google Inc. (“Google”). Google uses "cookies". Cookies are text files that are stored on your computer and facilitate analysis of your use of our website. The information generated by the cookie regarding your use of this website (including your IP address) is transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there.

If, however, IP anonymisation is enabled on this website, Google will truncate your IP address beforehand within the member states of the European Union or other signatory states to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be sent to a Google server in the USA and truncated there. IP-anonymisation is active on this website.

Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transmit this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google's behalf.

Third parties, including Google, advertise on websites on the Internet. They use stored cookies to generate ads based on a user's previous visits to this site.

Google will never associate your IP address with other data. You may refuse the use of cookies by adjusting your browser settings; however, please note that doing so may impair full functionality of this website for you. You can also prevent Google from collecting the data generated by the cookie and related to your use of the website (including your IP address) and prevent Google from processing this data by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available at the following link: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de. You can find more information about deactivation on the page for deactivating Google Ads or on the Network Advertising Initiative deactivation page.

The storage and collection of data may be revoked at any time with future effect. You can find more information on Google provisions here.