Terms & Conditions

Thank you for visiting our website, http://www.burson-marsteller.fi/ (the “Website”). This Website is owned and operated by Pohjoisranta Burson-Marsteller Oy (“Burson-Marsteller”, “we” or “us”).

This Website is governed by these Terms and Conditions, as well as any applicable laws, statutes, ordinances and regulations. By browsing, visiting or otherwise accessing or using this Website, you agree to abide by these Terms and Conditions. If you do not agree to these Terms and Conditions, please notice that you are not allowed to use the Website.

Use
This Website is for your personal and informational use only. Any other use requires our prior written consent.

IPRs
This Website and the content on this Website, including all content, video, pictures, audio and other information, are owned by Burson-Marsteller, its clients, or its co-operation partners and are protected by copyright laws and international copyright treaties and other intellectual property laws or registrations.

All intellectual property rights related to this Website (including but not limited to copyright, unregistered and registered trade mark and design rights, patents, domain names, trade secrets and database rights) are the property of Burson-Marsteller, its clients, or its co-operation partners. All goodwill value arising from the use of said intellectual property rights shall belong entirely to said parties.

Absent the prior written consent of Burson-Marsteller or the owner of above specified materials, you agree not to copy, reproduce, distribute, publicly exhibit or otherwise publish in any form or by any other technique, modify or make derivative works of any materials on this Website without the prior written consent of the owner of such materials, unless otherwise stated in these Terms and Conditions. All rights not expressly granted under these Terms and Conditions are reserved by Burson-Marsteller.

Prohibited Conduct
You may not use spiders, robots, data mining techniques or other automated devices or programs to catalog, download, store or otherwise reproduce, store or distribute content available on the Website. You may not resell access to this Website, or any content contained within the Website, to any third party. The use of the Website for your own commercial purposes is expressly forbidden (other than considering or engaging in business with Burson-Marsteller) without the prior written consent of Burson-Marsteller.

Links
Burson-Marsteller may permit one or more links to other websites to be included on this Website. The internet websites to which links are provided in this Website are not under the control of Burson-Marsteller nor Burson-Marsteller monitor or check contents of these external internet websites. Burson-Marsteller assumes no responsibility for the contents of any non- Burson-Marsteller linked internet website, or for any potential damage arising out of or in connection with the use of any such link.

In addition, the existence of a link between this Website and any other website is not and shall not be understood to be an endorsement by Burson-Marsteller of the owner or proprietor of the linked internet website, nor an endorsement of Burson-Marsteller by the owner or proprietor of such linked website.

Unsolicited Materials
Burson-Marsteller will consider any and all materials, including proposals, ideas, concepts, drafts, rough cuts or finished work product submitted through this Website not to be confidential or proprietary, and to be freely available for use of any kind, including advertisements and promotions, without permission, compensation or payment of any kind.

Privacy
The privacy of your personally identifiable information is very important to us. For more information on what information we collect and how we use such information, please read our Privacy Policy.

Disclaimer
THE WEBSITE, INCLUDING ALL CONTENT MADE AVAILABLE ON OR ACCESSED THROUGH THE WEBSITE, IS PROVIDED “AS IS” AND WE MAKE NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND WHATSOEVER FOR THE CONTENT ON THE WEBSITE. FURTHER, TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE BY LAW, WE DISCLAIM ANY EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, NON-INFRINGEMENT, TITLE, MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. WE DO NOT WARRANT THAT THE FUNCTIONS CONTAINED IN THE WEBSITE OR ANY MATERIALS OR CONTENT CONTAINED THEREIN WILL BE COMPLETELY SECURE, UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR FREE, THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, OR THAT THE WEBSITE OR THE SERVER THAT MAKES IT AVAILABLE IS FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. WE SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR THE USE OF THE WEBSITE, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THE CONTENT AND ANY ERRORS CONTAINED THEREIN PROVIDED BY THIRD PARTIES. IN NO EVENT WILL WE BE LIABLE UNDER ANY THEORY OF TORT, CONTRACT, STRICT LIABILITY OR OTHER LEGAL THEORY FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, OR OTHER CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, LOST PROFITS, LOST DATA, LOST OPPORTUNITIES, COSTS OF COVER, PUNITIVE, PERSONAL INJURY/WRONGFUL DEATH, EACH OF WHICH IS HEREBY EXCLUDED BY AGREEMENT OF THE PARTIES REGARDLESS OF WHETHER OR NOT WE HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.

Because some jurisdictions do not allow the limitation or exclusion of liability for incidental or consequential damages, some of the above limitations may not apply to you. In such jurisdictions, Burson-Marsteller’s liability is limited to the greatest extent permitted by law.

Indemnity
You agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless Burson-Marsteller, its officers, directors, employees, business partners and agents, from and against any and all claims, damages, obligations, losses, liabilities, costs or debt, and expenses (including but not limited to attorney’s fees) arising from: (i) any breach by you of any of these Terms and Conditions, (ii) your use of materials or features available on the Website (except to the extent a claim is based upon infringement of a third party right by materials created by Burson-Marsteller or (iii) a violation by you of applicable law or any agreement or terms with a third party to which you are subject.

Governing Law
The laws of Finland, except for its choice of law provisions, shall govern these Terms and Conditions. YOU HEREBY EXPRESSLY CONSENT TO EXCLUSIVE JURISDICTION AND VENUE IN THE COURTS LOCATED IN HELSINKI, FINLAND, FOR ALL MATTERS ARISING IN CONNECTION WITH THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OR YOUR ACCESS OR USE OF THE SITE.

Any claims asserted by you in connection with the Website must be asserted in writing to Burson-Marsteller within one (1) year of the date such claim first arose, or such claim is forever waived by you. Each claim shall be adjudicated individually, and you agree not to combine your claim with the claim of any third party.

Severability
If any part of these Terms and Conditions shall be held or declared to be invalid or unenforceable for any reason by any court of competent jurisdiction, such provision shall be ineffective but shall not affect any other part of these Terms and Conditions.

Waiver and Remedies
The failure by us to partially or fully exercise any rights or the waiver of any breach of these Terms and Conditions by you, shall not prevent a subsequent exercise of such right by us or be deemed a waiver by us of any subsequent breach by you of the same or any other term of these Terms and Conditions. Our rights and remedies under these Terms and Conditions shall be cumulative, and the exercise of any such right or remedy shall not limit our right to exercise any other right or remedy.

Amendments
We reserve the right to amend and modify these Terms and Conditions in our sole discretion from time to time or as our business changes. Amendments to these Terms and Conditions take effect when they are notified on the Website. Using the Website after the Terms and Conditions have been amended shall constitute acceptance of said amendments. We encourage you to periodically check back and review these Terms and Conditions.

Contact Information
Should you have any questions you may contact us at info-pbm@bm.com.
These Terms and Conditions were last updated on July 8th, 2015