IIHF Terms and Conditions
Please read these Terms and Conditions carefully. These Terms and Conditions of use (hereinafter referred to as the “Legal Terms”) describe the terms and conditions applicable to your access and use of this website (hereinafter referred to as the “Website”). By accessing this Website and/or any pages thereof, you signify your agreement with and understanding of the Legal Terms pertaining to both this Website and any material contain on the Website. If you do not agree to these Legal Terms, do no access this Website. In addition, when using particular services, including but not limited to IIHF Statistical Information, you shall be subject to any posted guidelines or rules that may be posted on the Website from time to time. All such guidelines and rules are hereby incorporated by reference into these Legal Terms.
IIHF reserves the right to change these Legal Terms at any time without notice to you. You are therefore responsible for regularly reviewing these Legal Terms. Continued use of this Website following any such changes shall constitute your acceptance of such changes.
Scope of Use
The Internal Ice Hockey Federation (hereinafter referred to as the “IIHF”) invites you to view, use and download small portions of the content (including text, graphics, software, video files, photos, etc.) of this Website only for personal informational purposes provided that (a) all copyright notices and/or other proprietary notices are left intact; (b) a link to the Legal Terms are included; (c) all content is displayed in accordance with all IIHF requirements as notified on this Website. You may not store, modify, reproduce, transmit, sell or distribute (for commercial or non-commercial purposes) any portion of the content of this Website, or the design or layout of the Website or individual sections thereof, in any form or media without prior IIHF written consent. The commercial or non-commercial use, reproduction, transmission or distribution of any information software or other material available through this Website without the prior written consent of the IIHF is strictly prohibited. Should you be interested in reproducing, duplicating or copying any of the content of the Website, please contact the IIHF at [email protected].
You understand that the IIHF may, at any time, for any reason and without notice, and without liability to you or any third party, immediately discontinue, change or restrict the use of this Website and make changes in the products and/or services described in this Website. You agree that the IIHF shall not be liable to you or to any third party for any modification, suspension or discontinuance of the website.
You acknowledge and agree that the Website, any necessary software used in connection with the Website, and the Content, including without limitation the Content contained in any sponsor advertisements or information presented to you through the Website or advertisers of the trademarks, service marks and logos contained in the Content are owned by or licensed to the IIHF, and contain proprietary and confidential information that is protected by applicable intellectual property and other laws. The IIHF has absolute editorial control over all data/content on the Website. The IIHF shall bear no responsibility whatsoever for unauthorized copying and/or use of any material property of third parties on the Website.
All names, logos and emblems of the IIHF are registered trademark and copyright material of the IIHF. You agree not to display or use the IIHF marks in any manner without IIHF’s prior written consent. Nothing in the Website is designed to grant any license or right to use any names, logos and emblems or trademarks. No act of downloading of otherwise copying or reproducing from the Website will transfer title to you to any software or material on the Website.
No offer of Service
Unless otherwise expressly stated so, the material on the Website is intended to be for informational purposes only. IIHF makes no representation that material on the Website is appropriate or available for use in jurisdictions other than Switzerland. Those users who choose to access the Website from other locations do so at their own risk and are responsible for compliance with local laws and regulations.
Viruses, Hacking and other Offences
You must not misuse the Website by knowingly introducing viruses, trojans, worms, logic bombs or other material which is malicious or technologically harmful. You must not attempt to gain unauthorized access to the Website, the server on which the Website is stored or any server, computer, database connected to the Website. You must not attack our site via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of-service attack.
By breaching this provision, you may commit a criminal offence in a number of different jurisdictions. We may report any such breach to the relevant law enforcement authorities and we may co-operate with those authorities by disclosing your identity to them. In the event of such a breach, your right to use the Website will cease immediately.
We will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by a distributed denial-of-service attack, viruses, or other technologically harmful material that may infect your computer equipment, computer programs, data or other proprietary material due to your use of the Website or to you downloading of any material posted on it, or on any website linked to it.
YOU EXPRESSLEY ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE
A. Your use of the Website, and any data, feeds, etc. from it, is at your own risk. The Website and any data, feeds, etc. from it, are provided on an “AS IS” and “AS AVAILABLE” basis. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, IIHF EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, CONDITIONS AND OTHER TERMS OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ANY IMPLIED TERM OF ACCURANCE, MERCHANTIABILITY, SATISFACTORY QUALITIES, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND ANY TERM AS TO THE PROVISION OF SERVICES TO A STANDARD OF REASONABLE CARE AND SKILL OR AS TO NON-INFRINGEMENT OF AN INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHT.
B. IIHF makes no warranty or representation that (i) the website, or any feeds from it, will meet your requirements, (ii) the website, or any feed from it, will be uninterrupted, timely secure or error-free, (iii) the results that may be obtained from the use of the website, or any feeds from it, will be accurate or reliable, (iv) the quality of any products, services, information, or other material purchased or obtained by you through the website will meet your expectations, and (v) any errors in the software will be corrected.
C. Any material downloaded or otherwise obtained through the use of the website, or any feeds from it, is done at your own discretion and risk and that you will be solely responsible for any damage to your computer system or loss of data that results from the download of any such material.
D. Commentary and other materials posted on the website, or contained in any feeds from it, are not intended to amount to advice on which reliance should be placed. No information, whether oral or written, obtained by you from IIHF or through or from the website shall create any warranty or other obligation not expressly stated in the IIHF Legal Terms and the IIHF disclaims all liability and responsibility arising from any reliance placed on such materials by any visitor to the website or by anyone who may be informed of any of its contents.
Limitation of Liability
You expressly acknowledge and agree that IIHF shall not be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, consequential or exemplary damages, including but not limited to, damages for loss of profits, goodwill, use, data or other intangible losses (even if IIHF has been advised of the possibility of such damages) resulting form: (i) the use or the inability to use the website; (ii) the cost of procurement of substitute services resulting from any data, information or services purchased or obtained or messages received or transactions entered into through or from the website; (iii) unauthorized access to or alternation of your transmission or data; (iv) statements or conduct of any third party on the website; (v) results of the website, any websites linked to it and any materials posted on it; or (vi) any other matter relating to the website.
You agree that regardless of any statute or law to the contrary, any claim or cause of action arising out of or related to use of the website of these Legal Terms must be filed within one (1) year after such claim or cause of action arose. IF YOU DO NOT DO SO, YOU EXPRESSLY WAIVE ANY RIGHT TO HAVE TO DO SO.
As a condition of use of the Website, you agree to indemnify IIHF and its affiliates, officers, employees and agents from and against any and all liabilities, expenses (including attorney’s fees) and damages arising out of claims resulting from your use of the Website.
Privacy and Security
If you communicate with IIHF by e-mail, you should note that the security of Internet e-mail is uncertain. By sending sensitive or confidential e-mail messages which are not encrypted you accept the risk of such uncertainty and possible lack of confidentiality over the internet.
The Legal Terms constitute the entire agreement between you and the IIHF in relation to their subject matter, superseding and extinguishing any prior agreements, arrangements, undertakings of any nature, between you and the IIHF, whether oral or written in relation to such subject matter.
The Legal Terms and the relationship between you and the IIHF shall be governed by the Laws of Switzerland. In the case of a dispute, you agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of Zürich, Switzerland.
Any failure by the IIHF to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these Legal Terms shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision.
If any provision of these Legal Terms is found to be invalid, the parties nevertheless agree that the parties’ intentions as reflected in the provision shall be given effect to the fullest extent practicable, and the other provisions of these Legal Terms remain in full force and effect. The section titles in these Legal Terms are only for convenience and have no legal or contractual effect.