1. About Geneva Capital Group AG
Geneva Capital Group SA (hereinafter referred to as “GCG”) is a joint-stock company incorporated in accordance with the laws of Switzerland with its registered office at Avenue de Miremont 8 B, CH-1206 Geneva, Switzerland.
GCG can be contacted at the following address:
Geneva Capital Group SA
Avenue de Miremont 8 B
T: +41 22 312 00 22
F: +41 22 312 00 25
GCG is a global network of M&A Corporate Finance, Strategy and Private Equity Firms. Each independent professional firm is a separate legal entity. GCG supports companies and entrepreneurs across many different countries and industries in important decisions related to strategy, succession, international expansion, M&A, private equity and investment advisory. Therefore, GCG provides information and documentation on World Wide Web sites, such site(s) being known as the GCG Internet (hereinafter referred to as the “Website”).
2. Use of the GCG Website
This website is managed by GCG for the independent member of GCG (hereinafter referred to as “Members”). If you make any use of this Website, you confirm that you agree to each of the terms and conditions set forth below. You shall not be authorized to use this Website if you do not agree with any of the terms and/or conditions set forth below.
GCG provides no financial, strategic or other professional services to clients respectively interested parties. Such services are provided solely by independent GCG Members in their respective geographic areas in their field(s) of practice. GCG and its Members are legally distinct and separate entities. They are not and nothing shall be construed to place these entities in the relationship of parents, subsidiaries, partners, joint ventures or agents. No Member of GCG has any authority (actual, apparent, implied or otherwise) to obligate or bind GCG or any other GCG Member in any manner whatsoever nor does GCG have any such authority to obligate or bind any Member.
No action should be taken or omitted to be taken in reliance upon information contained in this Website. The information contained and accessed on this site is provided by GCG or independent Members of GCG for general guidance and is intended to offer the user general information of interest. The information provided is not intended to replace or serve as substitute for any advice related to M&A Corporate Finance, Strategy and Private Equity or any other professional advice, consultation or service. You should consult with a professional from an independent GCG Memeber in the respective area in case of need of advice and/or other services provided by such independent Member. Based on specific facts or circumstances, the application of laws and regulations may vary.
Based on the fundamental universal condition of the electronic communication process, GCG does not guarantee, warrant and/or offer any assurance that this Website (including its functions, contents, downloadable files, software etc.) will be uninterrupted, without delay, error-free, omission-free, or free of viruses, free of Trojan horses, similar destructive software and/or free of harmful codes which may impair the proper functioning of any software, hardware or other equipment and/or materials of the user. GCG does not guarantee, warrant and/or offer any assurance that this Website is compatible with any user’s computer equipment (hardware and/or software) or network through which access to this Website is gained. GCG does further not guarantee, warrant and/or offer any assurance that the use of this Website will not lead to viruses, Trojan horses and/or similar destructive software accessing any user’s computer equipment.
Access to this Website may be interrupted or unavailable at any time, in particular during maintenance or upgrade procedures. Therefore, the information is provided “as is” without warranties of any kind, express or implied, including accuracy, timeliness and completeness. In no event shall GCG or partners, executives, principals, agents or employees of its Members be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, exemplary, punitive, consequential or other losses and/or damages of any kind (including, but not limited to, liability for loss of use, data, profits, other intangibles, the costs of procurement of substitute goods and/or services), without regard to the form of any action, including but not limited to contract, negligence or other tortuous actions, arising out of or in connection with this Website, any content on or accessed by use of this Website, or any copying, display or other use hereof even if GCG has been notified of the possibility of such loss and/or damage. All statements, information, downloadable data and files etc. on this Website are made available without liability or guarantee for their correctness, completeness, accuracy, durability, assurance of features, reliability, workability, merchantability, quality, fitness for a particular purpose, achievement of results, non-infringement of proprietary rights, absence of any deficiencies or something similar. GCG shall not be liable for any damage which a user may suffer as a result of any errors in content or arising from any virus or other destructive software. Users are responsible for ensuring that their computer equipment has appropriate security and virus protection features.
All intellectual property rights (in particular copyrights, trademark rights, design rights and patent rights) to the contents of this Website shall be reserved. As content on the site is protected by intellectual property laws (such as for instance copyright, trademark, patent laws) as well as by unfair competition laws, any unauthorized use of any materials on the site may violate copyright, trademark, patent and other laws. Pictures, texts, graphics, computer software etc. which are contained, featured and/or downloadable on this Website may not be copied, downloaded or used in any other way unless indicated otherwise on this Website. Should a user download and/or print the materials on this Website for personal or non-commercial use, the user must retain all copyright and other proprietary notices contained in the original materials on any copies of the material and the source must be indicated completely. The complete and/or partial reproduction, transmission (electronically and/or otherwise), modification, public display, performance, distribution, linking, framing or other use of this Website for any public and/or commercial purposes shall not be allowed without the prior written consent of GCG and the complete indication of the source. GCG does not grant the users of this Website any rights (in particular no intellectual property rights), except for the rights that are necessary to use this Website for purposes permitted under these conditions.
Some links on this Website refer to other websites which have been set up and are operated by third parties. Such links are provided only as a convenience to users. GCG does not control and is not responsible for any of these sites or their content. GCG explicitly disclaims any endorsement or recommendation of and guarantee or liability for such websites of third parties.
This Website is not intended for persons who are subject to a jurisdiction that prohibits the publication of and/or access to this Website (be it e.g. because of the nationality, their age, the domicile, the content of this Website or for any other reason). If you are affected by such restrictions, you may not access this Website.
3. Additional general conditions governing the Legal Disclaimer and the use of this Website
The rejection of any liability and/or responsibility regarding the Website and its content and other terms and/or conditions contained in this legal information are also applicable to all companies associated or affiliated with GCG, particularly GCG Members.
GCG reserves the right to change all and/or any of the regulations mentioned above at any time without any prior announcement. Unless explicitly indicated otherwise, the new regulations shall immediately apply to all information, indications etc. featured on the GCG Website. By continuing to use the GCG Website, you accept all changes of such regulations.
The invalidity or unenforceability in any jurisdiction of any of these terms shall not affect the validity or enforceability of any other of these terms. If any term is held to be invalid or unenforceable it shall be deemed to be amended to the minimum extent required to render such term valid or enforceable, such amendment to be determined by GCG.
The Legal Disclaimer indicated above as well as the conditions of use for the GCG website shall be governed by and are construed in accordance with Swiss substantive laws (excluding the rules of the conflict of laws) and the courts of Zurich, Switzerland shall have exclusive jurisdiction in case of any possible dispute.