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These Terms and Conditions are governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Switzerland. The sole jurisdiction and venue for any action that may arise under or in relation to the subject matter hereof shall be the courts of Switzerland.


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The website of Katzarov’s Manual on Industrial Property has been designed as a source of information on intellectual property. As a result, there are some links throughout the website to third party websites. These links are provided for convenience only, and do not mean that Katzarov SA endorses or recommends any of these websites. Katzarov SA does not take any responsibility for the content or practices of third party websites.


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The information and material contained in this website are provided for informational purposes only. They do not constitute legal advice or other professional advice. Intellectual property laws and systems are multi-faceted and intricate and, regarding any problem which involves intellectual property matters, we strongly recommend that you obtain professional advice and not rely on the information contained in this website as such.

This website and the material and/or information provided on this website are provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis without representations, warranties or conditions of any kind, either expressed or implied as to the operation of this website, or the content, information, or services included on this website.

Katzarov SA shall not be liable for any loss or damage of any kind arising from or in relation to the use of the material and/or information contained in this website and is not liable for any loss or damage arising from or in relation to an eventual omission, inaccuracy or error, regardless of the cause, found in this service, or to the temporary impossibility to access the service or the information and/or material it contains.


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Thank you for visiting the website of Katzarov’s Manual on Industrial Property, which is owned and operated by Katzarov SA with its head office at Geneva Business Center, Avenue des Morgines 12, 1213 Petit-Lancy, Geneva, Switzerland. For more information about our company, please see www.katzarov.com.

This is a commercial website and by purchasing the products and services that we offer, you are a visitor and a customer. Please make sure you have read and accepted any applicable regulations before you proceed.

All use of this website, including all content, information, and services provided on this website, is subject to the below Terms and Conditions, which constitute a legal agreement between you and Katzarov SA. By accessing, browsing, or using this website, you acknowledge that you have read, understood, and agree to be bound by these Terms and Conditions. We reserve the right to change, modify, add, remove or update these Terms or Conditions in our sole discretion at any time and without prior notice. Each time you access this website, you agree to be bound by the Terms and Conditions then in effect.

You also acknowledge and agree that Katzarov SA, in its sole discretion, may terminate your website access if your conduct is found to be unlawful, inconsistent with, or in violation of, the letter or spirit of the Terms and Conditions, including, without limitation, for non-payment of any fee for use of the website. Katzarov SA shall not be liable to you or any third party for termination of website access.

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