Biowebspin pays a lot of attention to the security and good use of its members data.
The treatment of personal and professional data on Biowebspin is the subject of a declaration to the Federal Data Protection and Information Commissioner, represented by the Valais cantonal authorities.
1.Information We Collect and How we Use them
More specifically, we collect information:
-when you register an account to become a Biowebspin member.
-when you ask for email notifications or promotional communications. You can control your messaging preferences. Emails however which are based on a specific action of the user (such as account passwords, invoices, etc.) are sent automatically and cannot be turned off. By using any of our services you agree that these automatically generated emails will be sent to you.
-when you interact with third party services available through Biowebspin
-when you interact with Biowebspin’s customer service (contact form) in order to accurately categorize and respond to customer inquiries and investigate breaches of our terms.
We do not sell, rent, or otherwise provide personally identifiable information to third parties without your consent except where it is necessary to carry out your instructions (to process your payment information, for example).
2.Your Information Choices and Rights
-review, enhance or edit your personal information through your personal profile page and your company or organization if you are the owner and have been given the right to manage your company or organization profile
-control the messages you receive from Biowebspin and other members
-close or tell us to close your Biowebspin account or your company or organization if you are the owner and have been given the right to manage your company or organization profile.
On condition that you provide proof of your identity, you may access, amend, correct, and delete data relating to you and oppose their use at no cost to You. This opposition is possible at any time by going directly to your account on Biowebspin ’s website www.biowebspin.com or by sending email to Biowebspin using the contact form or by sending a letter by post to the address below: Biowebspin SA, Espace des Remparts 10, 1950 Sion 2, Switzerland.
3.Your obligations and your responsibility
-Members may make certain information or contents (including but not limited to biographical data, photos and videos) available on the website. Members are wholly responsible for all such information and contents, including information that reveals race, ethnic origin, sexual orientation, political opinions, religious or philosophical beliefs, trade union membership or that concerns an individual’s health. By providing such information on the website, users explicitly consent to the processing of this information by Biowebspin and freely accept exclusive responsibility for doing so.
4.Links to other websites
Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide while visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.
5.Our Policy Towards Minors
Our services are not directed to minors (persons under the age of 18). If you are under the age of 18, we ask that you not open a Biowebspin account. If you know that a minor has provided us with personal information, please contact us. If we become aware that a minor has provided us with personal information, we will take steps to remove such information and terminate the minor’s account.
Biowebspin follows generally accepted industry standards to protect the personal information submitted to us, both during transmission and once we receive it. However, no method of transmission over the internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure. Therefore, while we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your personal information, Biowebspin cannot guarantee its absolute security. There is no guarantee that information may not be accessed, copied, disclosed, altered, or destroyed by breach of any of our physical, technical, or managerial safeguards.
You are responsible for maintaining the secrecy of your unique password and account information, and for controlling access to your email communications at all times.
The server is hosted by ovh.com and managed by http://www.iilyo.com/
For inquiries please contact:
Espace des Remparts 10, 1950 Sion 2, Switzerland.
© 2013 Biowebspin - Last revised: December 14, 2013.
Terms and Conditions of Use
The term ‘Biowebspin’ refers to Biowebspin website and is legally represented by the owner of the website : Biowebspin SA whose registered office is Espace des Remparts 10, 1950 Sion 2, Switzerland. The term ‘you’ refers to the user, viewer or member of our website.
If you are using Biowebspin on behalf of a company or other legal entity, you are nevertheless individually bound by these Terms and Conditions even if your company has a separate agreement with us.
1.a.License and warranty for your submissions to Biowebspin
You own the information you provide Biowebspin under this Terms and Conditions, and may request its deletion at any time, unless you have shared information or content with others and they have not deleted it, or it was copied or stored by other users. Additionally, you grant Biowebspin a nonexclusive, irrevocable, worldwide, perpetual, unlimited, assignable, sublicenseable, fully paid up and royalty-free right to us to copy, prepare derivative works of, improve, distribute, publish, remove, retain, add, process, analyze, use and commercialize, in any way now known or in the future discovered, any information you provide, directly or indirectly to Biowebspin, including, but not limited to, any user generated content, ideas, concepts, techniques or data to the services, you submit to Biowebspin, without any further consent, notice and/or compensation to you or to any third parties. Any information you submit to us is at your own risk of loss.
In any case, Biowebspin shall not modify your logo, trade-names and trade-marks.
Biowebspin shall be entitled to refer to your logo, trade-names and trade-marks for the purpose of marketing Biowebspin’s Service, only after your prior written approval, in particular on Biowebspin’s commercial documents and webpages.
By providing information to us, you represent and warrant that you are entitled to submit the information and that the information is accurate, not confidential, and not in violation of any Terms and Conditionsual restrictions or other third party rights. It is your responsibility to keep your Biowebspin profile information accurate and updated.
1.b. Service Eligibility
To be eligible to use the Biowebspin , you must meet the following criteria and represent and warrant that you: (1) are 18 years of age or older; (2) are not currently restricted or prohibited from having a Biowebspin account, (3) are not a competitor of Biowebspin or are not using the Biowebspin services for reasons that are in competition with Biowebspin; (4) will only maintain one Biowebspin account at any given time; (5) have full power and authority to enter into this Terms and Conditions and doing so will not violate any other agreement to which you are a party; (6) will not violate any rights of Biowebspin, including intellectual property rights such as copyright or trademark rights.
You agree to: (1) Keep your password secure and confidential; (2) not permit others to use your account; (3) refrain from using other Users’ accounts; (4) refrain from selling, trading, or otherwise transferring your Biowebspin account to another party; and (5) refrain from charging anyone for access to any portion of Biowebspin, or any information therein. Further, you are responsible for anything that happens through your account until you close down your account or prove that your account security was compromised due to no fault of your own.
You indemnify us and hold us harmless for all damages, losses, and costs (including, but not limited to, reasonable attorneys’ fees and costs) related to all third party claims, charges, and investigations, caused by (1) your failure to comply with these Terms and Conditions, including, without limitation, your submission of content that violates third party rights or applicable laws, (2) any content you submit to Biowebspin, and (3) any activity that you engage in or through Biowebspin.
1.e Notifications and Messages
You also agree that Biowebspin may communicate with you through your Biowebspin account or through other means including email, mobile number, telephone, or delivery services including the postal service, about your Biowebspin account or services associated with Biowebspin.
1.f. Communication and Sharing
Biowebspin offers various forums such as Biowebspin groups , where you can post your observations, comments or information on designated topics. Biowebspin also enables sharing of information by allowing users to post updates, including links to news articles and other information such as job opportunities, recommendations, and other content to their profile and other parts of the site, such as Biowebspin groups.
Biowebspin members can create Biowebspin groups for free; however, Biowebspin may close or transfer Biowebspin groups, or remove content from them if the content violates these Terms and Conditions or others’ intellectual property rights.
Biowebspin members who join groups should be part of the company or organization and accepted by the administrator of the group, if not they would be rejected.
Biowebspin members who create a group or become an administrator of a group should be an official representative of this group (company or organization) or/and have the right to act on behalf of the company in the creation of this page if they want to add content on the group pages (except Biowebspin administrator). These members become responsible of the group management and contents, except if it is a Biowebspin administrator.
Please note that ideas you post and information you share may be seen and used by other members, and Biowebspin cannot guarantee that other members will not use the ideas and information that you share on Biowebspin. Therefore, if you have an idea or information that you would like to keep confidential and/or don’t want others to use, or that is subject to third party rights that may be infringed by you sharing it, do not post it to any Biowebspin Group, into your Network Updates, or elsewhere on Biowebspin. BIOWEBSPIN IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR A USER’S MISUSE OR MISAPPROPRIATION OF ANY CONTENT OR INFORMATION YOU POST IN ANY BIOWEBSPIN FORUMS, SUCH AS THE BIOWEBSPIN GROUPS.
1.g. General use of Biowebspin
Generally, you shall refrain, when using the website, from committing acts of whatever nature, such as the issue, publication, uploading or distribution of data and/or contents which are against the law, undermine the public order, or violate the rights of Biowebspin or of third parties.
Specifically, when using the website, you shall abide by the Site’s rules, which include but are not limited to the following:
-Communicating exact information upon their registration and when using the website;
-Not using false identities intended to deceive others;
-Abiding by applicable laws and respecting the rights of others, and complying with these Terms and Conditionsual stipulations;
- Using the website in a legitimate manner, exclusively in accordance with its professional purpose, and in accordance with the applicable legal and regulatory provisions and with current practices;
-Respecting the intellectual property rights pertaining to the contents provided by Biowebspin and by other members, as well as the property intellectual rights of third parties;
-Not diverting or attempting to divert any of the website’s functionalities from its normal use.
- Not using a robot software or any equivalent automated process or tool when browsing the website or using the Biowebspin services;
- Committing to communicate to Biowebspin and to other members only information the distribution of which, in their opinion, shall under no circumstance harm themselves, other members, Biowebspin, or third parties;
- Refraining from distributing information or contents which do not conform to reality;
- Not distributing data, information, or contents of a slanderous, insulting, obscene, offending, violent character or violence-inciting nature, or of a political, racist or xenophobic nature, and generally, any contents which might be contrary to applicable laws and regulations or to public decency;
- Not distributing data, information or contents intended to reduce, disorganise, or hinder the normal
use of the website, or to interrupt and/or slow down the normal flow of communications between members;
- Not using the Biowebspin services for mass-mailings of unsolicited messages (advertising or other);
-Not collecting information regarding third parties, including electronic addresses, to be used to send commercial or equivalent solicitations, or to be integrated within a referencing or equivalent service, whether free or against payment;
- Not publishing job ads or business opportunities on any section of the website other than under the pages specifically reserved for this purpose;
-Upload a profile image that is not your likeness or a head-shot photo;
-Use or attempt to use another's account without authorization from Biowebspin, or create a false identity on Biowebspin.
In case of a member’s breach of one or more of these rules, Biowebspin reserves the right to suspend and/or terminate the Terms and Conditions unilaterally, to block said the account(s) of the member(s) involved, to delete the litigious messages automatically, to prevent the publication of all or part of the profile of the member(s), and/or to block his/her/their access to all or part of Biowebspin, whether temporarily or definitively, without compensation.
By submitting ideas, suggestions, documents, and/or proposals to Biowebspin through its suggestion or feedback webpages, you acknowledge and agree that: (a) they do not contain confidential or proprietary information; (b) Biowebspin is not under any obligation of confidentiality, express or implied, with respect to the contributions; (c) Biowebspin shall be entitled to use or disclose (or choose not to use or disclose) such contributions for any purpose; (d) Biowebspin may have something similar to the contributions already under consideration or in development; (e) you irrevocably assign to Biowebspin all rights to your contributions; and (f) you are not entitled to any compensation or reimbursement of any kind from Biowebspin under any circumstances.
On the condition that you comply with all your obligations under this Terms and conditions, we grant you a limited, revocable, nonexclusive, nonassignable, nonsublicenseable license and right to access and use Biowebspin, through a generally available web browser in accordance with these Terms and Conditions.
3.Our rights and obligations
For as long as Biowebspin is online, we allow you to access Biowebspin as it may exist and be available on any given day and have no other obligations, except as expressly stated in this Terms and Conditions. We may modify, replace, refuse access to, suspend or discontinue Biowebspin, partially or entirely, or change and modify prices for you or for all our users in our sole discretion. All of these changes shall be effective upon their posting on our site or by direct communication to you unless otherwise noted. Biowebspin further reserves the right to withhold, remove and/or discard any content available as part of your account, with or without notice if deemed by Biowebspin to be contrary to these Terms and Conditions. For avoidance of doubt, Biowebspin has no obligation to store, maintain or provide you a copy of any content that you or other members provide when using Biowebspin's services.
3.2.Third Party Sites and Material
This website contains material which is owned by or licensed to Biowebspin. This material includes, but is not limited to, the design, layout, look, appearance and graphics. Reproduction is prohibited other than in accordance with the copyright notice, which forms part of these terms and conditions.
All trademarks reproduced in this website, which are not the property of, or licensed to the operator, are acknowledged on the website.
This website may also include links to other websites. These links are provided for your convenience to provide further information. They do not signify that Biowebspin endorses the website(s). Biowebspin has no responsibility for the content of the linked website(s). The inclusion of any links does not necessarily imply a recommendation or endorsement the views expressed within them.
You acknowledge, consent and agree that we may access, preserve, and disclose your registration and any other information you provide if required to do so by law or in a good faith believe that such access preservation or disclosure is reasonably necessary in our opinion to: (1) comply with legal process, including, but not limited to, civil and criminal subpoenas, court orders or other compulsory disclosures; (2) enforce these Terms and Conditions; (3) respond to claims of a violation of the rights of third parties, whether or not the third party is a member, individual, or government agency; (4) respond to customer service inquiries; or (5) protect the rights, property, or personal safety of Biowebspin, our members, or the public.
3.4.Interactions with other members
You are solely responsible for your interactions with other members. Biowebspin may limit the number of interactions you may have to other members and may, in certain circumstances, prohibit you from contacting other members through Biowebspin or otherwise limit your use of Biowebspin. Biowebspin reserves the right, but has no obligation, to monitor disputes between you and other members and to restrict, suspend, or close your account if Biowebspin determines, in our sole discretion, that doing so is necessary to enforce these Terms and Conditions.
4.Disclaimer & Liability
A member shall bear all costs related to the hardware and software needed to access the website and use of Biowebspin. It is the member’s responsibility to take all suitable precautions to protect his/her own data, computer systems and/or software from any contamination by possible viruses.
A member bears sole liability for the use of the information, messages or data of any kind available through Biowebspin, and under no circumstance may any party other than the member be held liable for any decision made or action taken by the member on the basis of this information.
A member shall bear sole liability for any use or operation made from his/her account and profile.
A member is responsible for all data and information concerning himself/herself which he/she has made available on line and for all contents provided by himself/herself, whether such data or contents are accessible and/or distributed to the public through one of the website’s communication or exchange spaces or sent to any person by email, or whether they are stored on his/its personal space within the website.
A member who is the administrator of a group should be an official representative of this group (company or organization) or/and have the right to act on behalf of their company in the creation of this page. He is responsible of the group management (membership, interactions, news, private documents, etc) and contents even if the contents are published by another member of the group ,except if it is a Biowebspin administrator.
A member recognizes that Biowebspin exercises no preliminary check of said contents and data and that it is under no general obligation to monitor the data and contents stored by members and distributed over the website.
A member shall bear sole liability, with respect to Biowebspin and, if applicable, to any third party, for any damages, whether direct or indirect, of any kind whatsoever, caused by any information or any other element of contents communicated, transmitted or distributed by the Member while using the Service, as well as by any breach of this Terms and Conditions on his/her part.
A member accepts to submit to any measure implemented by Biowebspin in application of applicable laws.
BIOWEBSPIN DOES NOT VERIFY THE VERACITY OF THE INFORMATION PROVIDED BY MEMBERS AND REJECTS ANY LIABILITY RELATED TO THE INACCURACY, UNSUITABILITY OR ILLICITNESS OF SAID INFORMATION.
BIOWEBSPIN DOES NOT HAVE ANY OBLIGATION TO VERIFY THE IDENTITY OF THE PERSONS SUBSCRIBING TO ITS SERVICES, NOR DOES IT HAVE ANY OBLIGATION TO MONITOR THE USE OF ITS SERVICES BY OTHER USERS OF THE COMMUNITY; THEREFORE, BIOWEBSPIN DISCLAIMS ALL LIABILITY FOR IDENTITY THEFT OR ANY OTHER MISUSE OF YOUR IDENTITY OR INFORMATION.
UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCE SHALL BIOWEBSPIN BE HELD LIABLE FOR THE DATA, INFORMATION AND/OR CONTENTS PROVIDED BY A MEMBER OR ON BIOWEBSPIN PAGES, WHETHER OR NOT THIS IS ACCESSIBLE TO THE PUBLIC, FOR THE LACK OF VERACITY OF SAID DATA, INFORMATION OR CONTENTS, FOR THE ERRORS OR OMISSIONS THEY MIGHT INCLUDE, OR FOR ANY DAMAGE RESULTING FROM THE USE OF ANY CONTENTS PROVIDED BY A MEMBER, DISPLAYED OR TRANSMITTED BY E-MAIL OR BY ANY MANNERS, THROUGH THE SITE.
BIOWEBSPIN HAS NO GENERAL OBLIGATION TO MONITOR THE DATA AND CONTENTS PROVIDED BY MEMBERS, NOR ANY OBLIGATION TO DELETE CONTENTS THAT MAY NOT APPEAR TO BE EVIDENTLY ILLICIT, REGARDLESS OF WHETHER OR NOT IT WAS NOTIFIED OF SAID CONTENTS.
UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL BIOWEBSPIN BE HELD LIABLE FOR ANY CONSEQUENCE THAT MIGHT OCCUR IN THE COURSE OR UPON THE COMPLETION OF ANY MEETINGS HELD OR CONTACT MADE BETWEEN SEVERAL MEMBERS OR NON-MEMBERS AS A RESULT OF THE USE OF THE SITE AND SERVICE.
DUE TO THE SPECIAL NATURE OF THE INTERNET, ACCESS TO THE SITE MAY BE INTERRUPTED OR RESTRICTED AT ANY TIME DUE TO A REASON BEYOND BIOWEBSPIN’S CONTROL; IN SUCH CASES, BIOWEBSPIN MAY NOT BE HELD LIABLE.
NOR MAY BIOWEBSPIN BE HELD LIABLE SHOULD ACCESS TO THE SITE BE INTERRUPTED DUE TO MAINTENANCE OPERATIONS, UPDATES OR TECHNICAL IMPROVEMENTS, OR DUE TO OPERATIONS INTENDED TO UPGRADE THE SITE’S CONTENTS AND/OR PRESENTATION, AS SUCH INTERRUPTIONS WILL BE NOTIFIED AND WILL NOT EXCEED COMMON RELEVANT PRACTICES. FURTHERMORE, BIOWEBSPIN MAY INTERRUPT THE ACCESS TO THE SITE AND SERVICE, WHETHER TEMPORARILY OR DEFINITELY, PARTICULARLY IN CASE OF ITS TERMINATION OF THE ACTIVITY IN QUESTION, OR IN THE EVENT OF ANY COURT-ORDERED OR AMICABLE LIQUIDATION OF THE COMPANY; IN THESE LAST CASES, THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS SHALL BE TERMINATED IPSO FACTO.
BIOWEBSPIN RESERVES THE RIGHT, AT ANY TIME AND WITHOUT PRIOR NOTICE, TO MODIFY ANY INFORMATION APPEARING ON THE SITE AS PART OF ITS UPDATE OR WHILE CORRECTING ERRORS OR INACCURACIES.
BIOWEBSPIN IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR THE CONTENTS OF THIRD-PARTY INTERNET SITES THAT HYPERTEXT LINKS FOUND ON THE SITE MAY REDIRECT TO.
TO THE EXTENT ALLOWED BY APPLICABLE LAWS, AND TO THE EXTENT THAT BIOWEBSPIN MAY BE DEEMED LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGE NOT LISTED ABOVE, BIOWEBSPIN’S LIABILITY SHALL BE LIMITED TO SPECIFIC, ACTUAL AND DEFINED DAMAGES.
TO THE EXTENT ALLOWED BY APPLICABLE LAWS, UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCE SHALL BIOWEBSPIN OR ITS AFFILIATED COMPANIES, LICENSORS OR PARTNERS, BE HELD LIABLE FOR ANY INDIRECT DAMAGES, UNREALISED EARNINGS OR DAMAGES RESULTING FROM THE LOSS OF DATA, OR FOR ANY OPERATION LOSS RESULTING FROM THE USE OR IMPOSSIBILITY OF USING THE SITE, THE SERVICE OR THE CONTENTS, WHETHER ON THE BASIS OF A GUARANTEE, A CONTRACT, A CIVIL OFFENSE, OR UNDER ANY OTHER LEGAL THEORY, WHETHER BIOWEBSPIN IS INFORMED OR NOT OF SUCH DAMAGES.
5.1.Mutual rights of termination
You may terminate these Terms and Conditions, for any or no reason, at any time by deleting your account or writing to us. Biowebspin may terminate the Terms and Conditions and your account for any reason or no reason, at any time, with or without notice. This cancellation shall be effective immediately or may be specified in the notice. Termination of your Biowebspin account includes disabling your access to Biowebspin and may also bar you from any future use of Biowebspin.
5.2.Misuse of the Services
Biowebspin may restrict, suspend or terminate the account of any member or viewer who abuses or misuses the services according to these Terms and Conditions.
Members may report any behaviour or content on the website, which is evidently contrary to the aforementioned rules, describing it and its location on the website, as specifically as possible, by completing the contact form available on the website.
Accordingly, these Terms and Conditions require that information posted by members be accurate and not in violation of the intellectual property rights or other rights of third parties.
If you believe in good faith that your copyright has been infringed, you can send us an email using the contact form provided, which contains:
-An electronic or physical signature of the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright interest;
-A description of the copyrighted work that you claim has been infringed;
-A description specifying the location on our website of the material that you claim is infringing;
-Your telephone number and e-mail address;
-A statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law;
-A statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the information in your notice is accurate and that you are the copyright owner or authorized to act on the copyright owner’s behalf.
If you believe that a notice of copyright infringement has been improperly submitted against you, you can send us an email by the contact form provide which contains:
-Your physical or electronic signature;
-Identification of the material removed or to which access has been disabled;
-A statement under penalty of perjury that you have a good faith belief that removal or disablement of the material was a mistake or that the material was misidentified;
-Your name and telephone number.
7.Modifications to the Terms and Conditions
Biowebspin may modify these Terms and Conditions at any time and without prior notice. Members are therefore invited to consult the latest updated version thereof on a regular basis, freely available and permanently accessible from the homepage of the Site, by clicking on the “Terms and Conditions” link.
Biowebspin has the right to make amendments to its product specifications and / or pricing without prior notice (such as targeted ads on Biowebspin).
8. Applicable Law
Your use of this website and any dispute arising out of such use of the website is subject to the laws of Switzerland. Therefore the conclusion, interpretation and validity of these Terms and Conditions are governed by the Laws of Switzerland.
Espace des Remparts 10, 1950 Sion 2, Switzerland.
Biowebspin is a tradename of Biowebspin SA.
© 2013 BIOWEBSPIN- Last revised: December 14, 2013.