Privacy Policy - Schwarz-Etienne

Privacy Policy

Legal notice Schwarz Etienne website  Welcome to the website (hereinafter the "Site") created and published by Schwarz Etienne SA, (hereinafter referred to as "SCHWARZ ETIENNE"), a company whose registered office is located at Route de l'Orée du Bois 5, 2300 La Chaux-de-Fonds, Switzerland.
  1. HOSTING SERVICES The hosting services for this Website are provided by Infomaniak.
  2. GENERAL CONDITIONS OF USE The use of this Site is subject to the following terms and conditions (the "Conditions"). SCHWARZ ETIENNE reserves the right to modify these Conditions periodically by updating this document. The modified Conditions will take effect on the date of their posting on the Site for all users. Consequently, users should regularly consult these Terms.Please read these Terms carefully before using the Website. The user acknowledges having been informed of the existence of these Terms and having had access to them upon entering the Website.Accordingly, continued use of the Website constitutes full acceptance by the user of these Terms. If the user does not accept these Conditions, he/she is not authorised to continue consulting and accessing the Site.
  3. Use of the content found on the Site SCHWARZ ETIENNE has created this Website to provide information about the company and its products for the personal use of the user. Although considerable efforts have been made to ensure that the photographs and other graphic representations of the SCHWARZ ETIENNE products presented on the Website are representative of the colours, design, style, etc. of the original products, alterations and/or differences may appear in relation to the original product. This may be due to technical problems with your browser, your computer settings or other reasons. SCHWARZ ETIENNE therefore accepts no responsibility for any apparent differences in the photographs or graphic representations of SCHWARZ ETIENNE products. Therefore, we strongly advise users to visit one of our shops or SCHWARZ ETIENNE dealers. If you would like to obtain a list of these sales outlets, please contact us at : Users may only download or print a copy of the material on this Website for personal, non-commercial, educational, private or domestic use, provided that the warnings relating to brand rights, in particular intellectual property rights such as copyright©, trademarks, etc., are retained in their original form and are not altered, erased or modified. Unless otherwise indicated, users must bear in mind that all graphic and textual elements on the Website (such as images, photographs, including of any person depicted in the photograph, illustrations, icons, texts, video clips, written documents and the like) (hereinafter referred to as the "SCHWARZ ETIENNE Content") are protected worldwide by copyright, design and trademark law as well as by international treaty provisions. Users are not permitted to sell, reproduce, distribute, modify, display, present to the public, communicate or integrate into a derivative work the content of SCHWARZ ETIENNE for public or commercial purposes. Furthermore, it is forbidden to use or present the SCHWARZ ETIENNE Content on another website, in a networked computer environment or on any other digital medium for any purpose whatsoever. Any unlawful use of the SCHWARZ ETIENNE Content may, in particular, constitute a violation of copyright law, trademark law, privacy law and advertising law, as well as general laws and regulations on communications law. SCHWARZ ETIENNE prohibits the creation of a hypertext link to its Site from a third party site, except with prior written authorisation.
  4. Transmission of information by the user to the Site All unsolicited communications or content sent by the user to SCHWARZ ETIENNE via the Site, by electronic mail or otherwise, will be treated by SCHWARZ ETIENNE as non-confidential information and entirely free of rights, with the exception of personal data enabling the user to be identified. Such unsolicited messages and content include (but are not limited to) data, questions, answers, comments, suggestions and similar messages. By sending such communications to the Site, the user grants SCHWARZ ETIENNE a free, perpetual, irrevocable and non-exclusive licence to use, reproduce, modify, publish, edit, translate, distribute, represent and display these communications in isolation or to integrate them into other works, whatever the form, technology or media used, present or future, and to transfer these rights to any third party. Any content transmitted by the user may be used by SCHWARZ ETIENNE and its affiliates for any purpose, including (but not limited to) reproduction, disclosure, transmission, publication, broadcast and posting, but also the development, manufacture and marketing of products using such information. Furthermore, SCHWARZ ETIENNE has its own sources of inspiration, in particular with design teams. Consequently, SCHWARZ ETIENNE cannot accept to receive information or proposals for collaboration without being solicited. It follows that SCHWARZ ETIENNE is not interested in receiving ideas or other spontaneous proposals.
  5. Information for children (minors) Persons who have not reached the legal age of majority (minors) must not send any information about themselves or register with the online services of SCHWARZ ETIENNE or make any requests for further information from SCHWARZ ETIENNE by clicking on the request buttons on the Site. If we discover or are informed that a child has disclosed his or her personal data or that of another child, we will delete this data from our records.
  6. Information for parents SCHWARZ ETIENNE will not intentionally collect personal data from minors (in particular from persons who have not reached the age of 18). If you, as a parent or legal guardian, become aware that your child has registered for one of our services and you wish to cancel your child's registration and have all data relating to your child deleted, please contact us by e-mail at: Any submission to SCHWARZ ETIENNE of personal data that allows you to be identified, such as your name, address, contact details, preferences, etc. (hereinafter referred to as the "Personal Data"), is subject to the following conditions (hereinafter referred to as the "Personal Data") when making a request or registering with its services, by telephone or by means of a registration form, is done voluntarily, with your consent and with full knowledge of the facts. The registration forms contain both compulsory fields (indicated by an asterisk (*)) and optional fields; if you do not complete the compulsory fields, SCHWARZ ETIENNE may not be able to respond to your request or activate the options you have selected. Upon request, SCHWARZ ETIENNE will delete your Personal Data from its database, thereby cancelling your registration with its services. In addition, upon written request, you will be able to access your Personal Data and/or request that information about you be corrected, modified or deleted. Any request concerning your Personal Data, and, in particular, any request aimed at obtaining the cancellation of your registration with one of the services offered by SCHWARZ ETIENNE should be sent either by email to
  7. Cookies SCHWARZ ETIENNE uses Google Analytics on this website, a web analysis service provided by Google, Inc. ("Google"). Google Analytics uses "cookies", which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information collected by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. 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 transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google's behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the installation of cookies by selecting the appropriate setting on your browser. However, please note that if you do so, you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you in the manner and for the purposes set out above. No Personal Data is collected, stored or shared by this Website or by Google.
  8. Disclaimer The information provided on this website is for general information purposes only. SCHWARZ ETIENNE is committed to providing complete and accurate information. However, SCHWARZ ETIENNE cannot guarantee the accuracy, precision or reliability of the SCHWARZ ETIENNE Content, nor that its use does not infringe the rights of third parties. Any use of the Site is at the user's own risk. SCHWARZ ETIENNE does not guarantee in any way that the technical functioning of its Site or of the SCHWARZ ETIENNE Content is free of errors, nor the total absence of viruses or other harmful elements on its Site, in the SCHWARZ ETIENNE Content and on the server allowing access to it. If the use of the Site or its contents should oblige the user to have goods, equipment, materials or data repaired or replaced, SCHWARZ ETIENNE cannot be held responsible for the costs generated by these operations.
III.        TRADEMARKS In general, the trade marks and service marks and logos (hereinafter collectively referred to as "the Marks") reproduced on the Site are registered or unregistered Marks belonging to SCHWARZ ETIENNE. Any use requires the prior written consent of SCHWARZ ETIENNE. Any abusive use of the Trademarks or of any other content displayed on the Site is strictly prohibited.
  1. Copyright All elements published on the Site are either subject to Copyright ©2006-2021 SCHWARZ ETIENNE, or used under licence by SCHWARZ ETIENNE. All rights reserved. Please refer to the paragraph of these Terms entitled "Use of Content on the Site".
  2. Termination The user agrees that SCHWARZ ETIENNE may terminate, with or without notice, the use of the Site if it reasonably believes that the user has violated these Terms or acted inconsistently with the letter or spirit of these Terms, violated the rights of SCHWARZ ETIENNE or a third party or for any other reason. The user acknowledges the right of SCHWARZ ETIENNE to modify the Site or to suspend its publication, with or without notice to the users of the Site. The user acknowledges that SCHWARZ ETIENNE cannot be held responsible, either to him or to a third party, for the consequences caused by such a modification or suspension of the Site.
  3. Limitation of liability Under no circumstances whatsoever may SCHWARZ ETIENNE be held responsible for losses resulting directly or indirectly from the use of the Site and the information available on the Site, including, but not limited to, in the event of deprivation of use, loss of exploitation, loss of profits or data, or any accessory or subsequent damage, whatever the legal basis invoked by the user, whether contractual, tortious (including negligence) or other, and this even if SCHWARZ ETIENNE had been previously warned of the possibility of such damage. Some states and countries do not allow the exclusion or limitation of liability for consequential or incidental damages, so the above limitation of liability may not apply.
  4. GENERAL PROVISIONS Unless otherwise stated, the information and content published on the Site are intended solely to promote the products and services of SCHWARZ ETIENNE. SCHWARZ ETIENNE makes no claim that the Content of the Site is suitable for all countries of the world or available for use in all countries. Internet users visit the Site at their own risk and are requested to respect the local regulations in force in their country, it being understood that access to the Content of SCHWARZ ETIENNE could be considered illegal for certain persons or in certain countries. The products marketed by SCHWARZ ETIENNE are available in many countries. However, the Site may describe certain products which are not marketed throughout the world. Any action or claim relating to the Site must be brought within two years of the claim or right (cause of action) arising. These Terms shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Switzerland and any disputes arising out of or in connection with these Terms shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Tribunal Régional des Montagnes et du Val-de-Ruz in the Canton of Neuchâtel, Switzerland. The waiver by SCHWARZ ETIENNE of a breach of one of the provisions of the Conditions shall not be construed as a waiver of a breach of another provision.
  SCHWARZ ETIENNE last updated July 2021