By visiting websites operated by Schaffner Holding AG (including www.schaffner.com, www.schaffner.com.cn, siemens-product-partner.schaffner.com, and all subpages and landing pages of these websites, henceforward collectively referred to as “Schaffner Group websites”) you acknowledge that you have read and accepted the following terms and conditions.

Schaffner Holding AG maintains Schaffner Group websites solely as a service to provide information to interested parties. 
To improve readability, the masculine form is mainly used for people and personal nouns on Schaffner Group websites. All references to persons apply equally to all genders. The abbreviated language form is intended for editorial reasons only and does not imply any evaluation.

1. No Liability for Completeness and Accuracy 

Information on Schaffner Group websites is made available for visitors’ personal use and for information purposes only. We do not warrant the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of this information. Schaffner Holding AG uses reasonable care to ensure that information on Schaffner Group websites is up to date and accurate. While Schaffner Holding AG takes due precaution to prevent errors and omissions, the user of Schaffner Group websites should not take for granted the accuracy of information but should check directly with Schaffner Holding AG. Accordingly, Schaffner Holding AG assumes no liability (neither expressly nor impliedly) for the accuracy, completeness, and timeliness of the information appearing on Schaffner Group websites. Any liability by Schaffner Holding AG or any other entity of the Schaffner Group for any and all loss or damage of any kind – including direct, indirect and consequential damage - which may directly or indirectly result from any advice, opinion, information, representation or omission, whether negligent or otherwise, contained in Schaffner Group websites, is hereby expressly excluded. 
Schaffner Holding AG reserves the right to change, modify, suspend, or discontinue any aspect of the Schaffner Group websites without notice and liability. Schaffner Holding AG does not assume any responsibility to update Schaffner Group websites.

2. Limitation of Liability

Schaffner Holding AG (for itself and for any other entities of the Schaffner Group) hereby excludes the liability for any and all loss or damage of any kind – including direct, indirect and consequential damage - which may directly or indirectly result from access to Schaffner Group websites.
All users agree that all access and use of the Schaffner Group websites and on any website linked to from Schaffner Group websites and the content thereof is at their own risk.

3. No Offer and No Solicitation

Nothing on Schaffner Group websites should be construed as constituting a proposition of sale or purchase. All products, processes and programs presented on the Schaffner Group websites are not necessarily available in all countries. Consequently, the user of these websites agrees to exercise his own responsibility when using this information.
Investors must not rely on information provided on Schaffner Group websites for investment decisions as such information does not constitute an offer of or solicitation for an offer to purchase, sale, trade, exchange or implement any transaction in any Schaffner Holding AG securities.
Stock market data in the Investor Relations section is provided by external third parties. Schaffner Holding AG cannot be held responsible for inaccurate, delayed, or interrupted data with regard to the stock price quoted on the Schaffner Group websites.

4. Forward Looking Statements

Certain statements on Schaffner Group websites, including statements regarding events and financial trends that may affect future operating results, financial position, and cash flow of the Schaffner Group and/or Schaffner Holding AG may constitute forward-looking statements. Forward looking statements frequently, but not always use the words “expects,” “anticipates,” “suggests”, “plans”, “believes” or “intends”, or similar words and/or include statements concerning strategies, goals and plans, or state that certain actions, events or results “will” be taken, occur or be achieved. These forward looking statements involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors which may cause the performance or results of Schaffner Group and/or Schaffner Holding AG to be materially different from any future performance or results expressed or implied by such statements. Forward-looking statements are based on current expectations and Schaffner Holding AG is not obligated to update such information to reflect later events or developments.

5. Special Notice for American Users of Schaffner Group Websites

The Children's Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998, 15 U.S.C. §6501-6505 (C.O.P.P.A.) provides safeguards to protect children who use the internet by regulating the online collection of personal information from children under the age of 13. The Act provides that if a Company operates a general audience website and has actual knowledge that it is collecting personal information from children, it must comply with the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act (C.O.P.P.A.). Schaffner Holding AG does not intend to, or knowingly collect any Personal Identification Information from children under the age of 13. If you are under 13, please do not attempt to send any Personal Identification Information about yourself to us, including your name, address, telephone number, or email address. In the event that we learn that we have collected Personal Identification Information from a child under age 13 without verification of parental consent, we will delete that information as quickly as possible. In addition, parents or legal guardians who become aware that their child has provided us with Personal Identification Information without consent should request that we delete this information from our files by sending us an email at info@schaffner.com We will use all reasonable efforts to delete children's information from our files. Further information about the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998 may be found on the Federal Trade Commission's website (www.ftc.gov).

6. Intellectual Property | Copyrights 

The trademarks, symbols, and logos (the trademarks) used and shown on Schaffner Group websites are the property of Schaffner Holding AG unless otherwise indicated. These may not be used without the prior express consent of the trademark owner.
The entire content of Schaffner Group websites is subject to copyright of Schaffner Holding AG. You may display, reproduce, and use the information contained in Schaffner Group websites only for your personal purposes. Any other reproduction, retransmission, modification, or use of Schaffner Group websites’ content is prohibited unless expressly authorized by Schaffner Holding AG.

7. Links to other Websites

Schaffner Group websites may contain links to other websites for the convenience of users of these websites. Note that any linked websites are not under the control of Schaffner Holding AG or and other entity of the Schaffner Group. Schaffner Holding AG is not responsible for and makes no representations, warranties or conditions concerning the contents of any linked site or any link contained in linked sites.

8. Data Privacy Protection

Schaffner Holding AG adheres to the regulations set down by the Swiss Federal Law on the Protection of Data. Schaffner Holding AG treats all data in confidence obtained via the Internet. Personal data that has possibly become known by Schaffner Holding AG will be kept in confidence with privacy respected and the information will be used exclusively for the purpose for which it was made known to Schaffner Holding AG. Without corresponding approval, this data will not be made accessible to third parties, nor transferred to such in any form or manner.

9. Applicable Law | Jurisdiction

Schaffner Group websites are exclusively governed by and are to be solely interpreted in accordance with substantive Swiss Law. Exclusive place of jurisdiction is Solothurn, Canton of Solothurn, Switzerland.