Welcome to our website! This website, available at www.dpendent.ch and as the case may be under other domain names (the “Website”), is owned and operated by Dpendent – Drone Independent System Sàrl.
All references in these Terms to “Dpendent”, “we” or “us” are references to Dpendent – Drone Independent System Sàrl.
1. Who we are
a) Dpendent is a swiss start-up, specialized in drones. We have developed an unmanned drone ground handling station, with a docking system compatible with most professional drones, in order to increase the independence of the drones.
b) Our Website allows you to learn more about our invention, such as its features and areas of application, but also about our partners and the minds behind this new technology.
2. Restrictions of use
a) You acknowledge that you will at all times access and use the Website in compliance with these Terms and all laws and regulations applicable to your access and use of the Website.
b) In particular, you agree that you will not:
i) Access and/or use the Website for purposes other than those provided in these Terms;
ii) Gather the e-mail addresses or other content available on the Website for any non-personal or commercial purposes;
iii) Access or use the Website for the purpose of unlawfully building a competitive product or service or copying its features or user interface;
iv) Breach or circumvent any laws or third-party rights;
v) Infringe copyrights, trademarks, image or name rights, patents, publicities, moral rights, database and/or other intellectual property rights that belong to or are licensed to Dpendent;
vi) Distribute or post spam, unsolicited or bulk electronics communications, chain letters, distribute viruses or any other technologies that may harm Dpendent or the interests or property of the users of the Website;
vii) Use robots, spiders, scrapers, data mining, gathering and extraction tools, or other similar automated means to collect data;
viii) Copy, reproduce, alter, modify or delete any parts of the Website or its infrastructures.
c) You will be responsible and fully liable toward Dpendent for any misuse or abuse of the Website and the consequences thereof.
3. Intellectual Property and Licence
a) Dpendent and our licensors own all trademarks, copyrights, patents and other intellectual property rights in and to the Website and the content published on the Website.
b) The by-default contents and functionalities provided by the Website, including but not limited to the computer code, layout and structure, are the intellectual property of Dpendent or our licensors.
c) We grant you a limited, non-exclusive, revocable and non-transferable right to access to the Website and to use its functionalities in compliance with these Terms and the applicable laws and regulations. We may, at our sole discretion, suspend or refuse your access and/or use of all or part of our Website, without notice, for whatever reasons.
4. Representation and Warranties
a) THE WEBSITE IS PROVIDED TO YOU “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE”. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY THE LAW, UNLESS EXPRESSLY SPECIFIED OTHERWISE IN THESE TERMS, WE EXPRESSLY DISCLAIM AND WAIVE ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, WITH REGARD TO THE ACCESS AND THE USE OF OUR WEBSITE.
b) In particular, and without limitation, we do not warrant, expressly or implicitly, that:
i) The Website will give you the information you are looking for;
ii) The access and use of the Website will be uninterrupted, secured or free of errors;
iii) The information and content published and available on the Website are current, reliable or complete.
c) The Website may contain links to articles or websites of third parties, such as to our partners or to our social media pages. These links are provided solely as a convenience to you. We do not warrant that they may work at all-time and assume no responsibility or liability in relation therewith.
d) We reserve the right at any time and without prior notice, to modify, add or delete functionalities of the Website, to discontinue all or part of the Website and to carry out any maintenance or upgrades without incurring any liability for any loss or damages.
5. Limitation of liability and Indemnities
a) TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, UNLESS EXPRESSLY SPECIFIED OTHERWISE IN THESE TERMS, WE WAIVE ALL LIABILITY FOR ANY CAUSE RELATING TO OR ARISING OUT OF THESE TERMS, THE WEBSITE, YOUR ACCESS TO THE WEBSITE OR YOUR USE OR INABILITY TO USE THE WEBSITE.
b) You shall in particular indemnify, hold harmless and defend Dpendent from and against any loss, damage, liability and/or claim arising out or in connection with:
i) Your breach of these Terms;
ii) Your access, use or misuse of the Website;
iii) Your infringement of any laws and regulations applicable to your access and use of the Website;
iv) Your infringement of third-party rights, including without limitation any intellectual property rights.
6. Data Protection
a) By using our Website, you acknowledge that your personal data, to the extent necessary for the performance of the Website, will be processed. Our privacy notice, available at www.dpendent.ch/privacy-notice, describes which personal data we collect through the Website, for what purposes and the manner in which we use it.
b) Please note that the Swiss Federal Data Protection Act, the Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 27 April 2016 (GDPR) or any other relevant data protection legislation may apply to the processing of your personal data.
7. Partial Invalidity
a) Should all or part of a provision of these Terms be or become invalid or unenforceable, in whole or in part, such invalidity or unenforceability shall not affect the remainder of the provision or the other provisions of these Terms.
b) In such event, such invalid or unenforceable provision shall be enforced to the fullest extent permitted under the applicable law and the excluded terms shall be replaced by a valid and enforceable provision that most closely reflects the original intent of the provision.
8. Applicable Law and Jurisdiction
a) These Terms and any other related documents are governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of Switzerland, excluding the conflict of law provisions thereof.
b) Any disputes arising out or in connection with these Terms shall fall within the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of the city of Vevey, subject to any mandatory forum prescribed by law or a recourse to the Federal Tribunal.
9. Amendment of the Terms
a) We may amend these Terms at any time, without prior notice. You will be informed of these amendments by any appropriate mean, such as via e-mail or by posting the amended Terms on the Website. This right includes the right to modify, add to or remove any provisions in these Terms.
b) All changes will be effective 30 days after they are posted. The modified terms shall however be deemed to have been accepted as soon as you access the Website after they have been published.
10. Contact Information
a) Dpendent is a limited liability company (Ltd./Sàrl), incorporated under the laws of Switzerland, with its seat at Chemin du Vigny 1, 1096 Cully (VD), Switzerland (CHE-489.617.569).