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About IWC and these Terms of Use
IWC Schaffhausen, branch of Richemont International SA has its registered offices at Baumgartenstrasse 15, 8200 Schaffhausen, Switzerland The Platform are owned and edited by IWC Schaffhausen, branch of Richemont International SA and are operated with the technical support of Richemont International SA (the “Provider”).

These terms of use (“Terms of Use”) govern your use of the 9byIWC platform (together the “Platform”). In these Terms of Use, we use the term IWC (and "we", "us" and "our") to refer to the head office of IWC Schaffhausen, branch of Richemont International SA at the registered address above and its affiliates.

Please read these Terms of Use carefully before using the Platform. By using the Platform, you signify your assent and agreement to these Terms of Use. If you do not agree to these Terms of Use, then you are not authorised to continue use of the Platform.

Updates to these Terms of Use
We may make changes from time to time to these Terms of Use so please check back regularly to keep informed of updates. The latest version of these Terms of Use will always be available on the Platform. Any new version of these Terms of Use shall take effect and will govern the use of the Platform and your relationship with us immediately upon the date of posting. By continuing to use the Platform, you agree to be bound by the terms of these updates and amendments.

About our hosting services
Hosting services for our website is provided by SiteGround Provider in the United Kingdom. Mobile applications may be hosted by us or by other companies and you should refer to the relevant conditions of such other company.

Our privacy policy
Our information collection practices on the Platform, such as the types of information we collect regarding visitors to the Platform and the ways in which we may use that information, are governed by the terms of our Privacy Policy.

Use of materials on the Platform
IWC has created the Platform in collaboration with UK University students. You may download one computer copy or print one copy of the material made available to you via the Platform, or download the application on to your mobile device, for your own non-commercial, educational, private or domestic use only, provided that proprietary notices, in particular intellectual property notices such as copyright©, trademark™, are preserved intact and are not modified, deleted or changed. Unless otherwise stated, you should assume that everything that you see or read on the Platform (such as creations, products, images, photographs, including any person represented in the photographs, illustrations, icons, texts, video clips, music, written and other materials) ("9byIWC Material") are protected by legislation such as copyright, designs and trademark legislation and under international treaty provisions and national laws worldwide.

You are not authorised to sell, reproduce, distribute, communicate, modify, display, publicly perform, report or otherwise prepare derivative or second hand works based on or use any 9byIWC Material in any way for any public or commercial purposes. Furthermore, 9byIWC Material may not be displayed or communicated on any other platform, in a networked computer environment or on any other digital platform for any purpose whatsoever. In the event of breach of any of these Terms of Use, your permission to use 9byIWC Material will automatically terminate and any copies made of 9byIWC Material must be immediately destroyed. Any unauthorised use of 9byIWC Material may infringe copyright laws, trademark laws, the laws of privacy and publicity, and communications regulations and statutes.

Your submissions and unsolicited communications
Any unsolicited communication or material that you transmit to IWC via the Platform or through social media, by electronic mail or otherwise, including, but not limited to, any data, questions or answers, comments, suggestions, or the like will be treated as non-confidential and non-proprietary by IWC.

Furthermore, IWC enjoys a worldwide reputation for both the design and manufacture of high quality luxury items. To this end, it possesses its own sources of creativity, in particular highly skilled teams of designers who conceive and perfect IWC’s creations. As a result, IWC cannot agree to or accept to be the receiver of unsolicited proposals of collaboration. Indeed, it is conceivable that IWC may already be working on similar ideas and/or creations. Consequently, you are advised that IWC is not interested in receiving ideas or other proposals relating to creations you may wish to submit.

Limitation of liability
This section applies to the Platform and not to the products that may be sold online or by phone by one of our local or regional markets.

IWC tries to ensure that the information provided is accurate and complete. However, IWC does not warrant or represent that IWC’s Material is accurate, error-free or reliable or that use of 9byIWC Material will not infringe rights of third parties.

IWC and the Provider do not warrant that the functional and/or technical aspects of the Platform or the 9byIWC Material will be error free or that the Platform, 9byIWC Material or the servers that make them available are free of viruses or other harmful components. If use of the Platform or 9byIWC Material results in the need for servicing or replacing property, material, equipment, data or other element, IWC and the Provider are not responsible for those costs. Without limiting the foregoing, everything on the Platform is provided to you "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" AND, TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, SATISFACTORY QUALITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, REASONABLE CARE AND SKILL, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT. IWC and its suppliers make no warranties about the 9byIWC Material, software, text, downloads, graphics, and links, or about results to be obtained from using the Platform.

To the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, IWC and the Provider shall not be liable for any indirect, incidental, special or consequential damages of any kind arising out of or in connection with the use of information available from the Platform or any liability relating to any loss of use, interruption of business, lost profits or lost data, regardless of the form of action, whether in contract, tort (including negligence) or otherwise, even if IWC and/or the Provider has been advised of the possibility of such damages.

Please note that in some jurisdictions consumer protection laws may not allow certain exclusions or limitation of warranties or liabilities, and consequently some of the above exclusions and limitations may not apply.

Trademark notice
In general, all trademarks, logos and service marks (collectively the "Trademarks") that appear on the Platform are registered, unregistered or otherwise protected IWC trademarks or are licensed for use by IWC by third parties. Other trademarks are proprietary marks and are registered to their respective owners. Nothing contained on the Platform should be construed as granting, by implication or otherwise, any licence or right to use any trademark without IWC’s prior written permission or that of such third party who owns the trademark. Misuse of any trademark displayed on the Platform, or any other content on the Platform, except as provided herein, is strictly prohibited.

Copyright notice
All content (including 9byIWC Materials) on the Platform are either Copyright © IWC or are licensed for use by IWC. All rights are reserved. Please refer to the section above on Use of Materials on the Platform.

Links & linking
The Platform may contain links to other platforms operated by third parties not affiliated to IWC. The inclusion of any link to such third party sites does not imply endorsement by IWC of those sites. IWC has not reviewed all of the content contained in the linked sites and is not responsible for the content or accuracy of any off-site pages or any other sites linked to any of the Platform. If you choose to click through any link to off-site pages or third party sites then this is at your own risk.
IWC does not authorise linking to any of its Platform from a third party platform without its express prior written authorisation.

Termination and suspension
You agree that IWC may terminate or suspend your access to and use of the Platform if IWC reasonably believes that you have violated or acted inconsistently with the letter or spirit of these Terms of Use, or violated the rights of IWC, its affiliated companies or any third party, with or without notice to you. You agree that IWC may modify or discontinue providing any of the Platform, with or without notice to you. You agree that IWC and/or the Provider will not be liable to you or any third party as a result of such modification or discontinuation. The provisions entitled "Limitation of liability" and "General provisions" will survive termination of these Terms of Use.

General provisions
Unless otherwise specified, the information and 9byIWC Materials presented on the Platform are presented solely for the purpose of promoting IWC’s products and services and in certain cases to present products for sale via a variety of means. IWC makes no representation that 9byIWC Material is appropriate or available for use in every country of the world. You are responsible for compliance with applicable local laws, keeping in mind that access to 9byIWC Material may not be legal by certain persons or in certain countries.

If any provision, or part of a provision, of these Terms of Use is found to be illegal, invalid or unenforceable, that provision or part-provision shall be deemed not to form part of these Terms of Use, and the legality, validity or enforceability of the remainder of the provisions of these Terms of Use shall not be affected, unless otherwise required by operation of applicable law.

These Terms of Use constitute the entire agreement between you and us in relation to the use of the Platform, and replace and extinguish all prior agreements, draft agreements, arrangements, undertakings, or collateral contracts of any nature made by the parties, whether oral or written, in relation to such subject matter.

The waiver by IWC of a breach of any provision of these Terms of Use will not operate to be interpreted as a waiver of any other or subsequent breach.

Applicable law and jurisdiction
These Terms of Use shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of England & Wales, without reference to conflict of laws provisions. Any dispute, controversy or claim arising out of or in relation to the Terms of Use, including the validity, invalidity, breach or termination thereof, shall be adjudicated or arbitrated in accordance with said Terms of Use. Where the laws of England & Wales, are different to the mandatory consumer laws in your own country, we will afford you with similar protection.

Contact us
If you have any questions or comments about these Terms of Use, or matters generally, please contact us at the address provided below. You can also use this address if you wish to request a copy of the personal data we hold about you.

IWC Schaffhausen, branch of Richemont International SA
c/o Richemont International Limited
15 Hill Street, Mayfair, London