Terms of Use

YOU MUST READ THESE EV GROUP WEBSITE TERMS OF USE CAREFULLY.

1. Acceptance
This website (the "Site") is provided by EV Group and may be used for informational purposes only. By using the Site, you agree to accept these terms of use.
These terms of use apply exclusively to the access to and use of the EV Group's Site. They do not modify the terms or conditions of any other agreement you may have with EV Group or its subsidiaries.
These terms may be changed from time to time and without further notice. Your continued use of the Site after any such changes constitutes your acceptance of the new terms. If you do not agree to abide by these or any future terms, please do not use the Site.

2. Proprietary Rights
All content on this Site, including but not limited to design, text, graphics, photos, other files, and their selection and arrangement in form of the content are Copyright © 2008 EV Group.
All rights reserved. The content may not be modified, copied, distributed, framed, reproduced, republished, downloaded, displayed, posted, transmitted, or sold in any form or by any means, in whole or in part, without EV Group's prior written permission.

Trademarks
All trademarks on the Site are either trademarks or registered trademarks of EV Group and may not be copied, imitated, or used, in whole or in part, without the prior written permission of EV Group. All page headers, custom graphics, button icons, and scripts are service marks, trademarks and/or trade dress of EV Group, and may not be copied, imitated, or used, in whole or in part, without the prior written permission of EV Group. Other trademarks, registered trademarks, product names, and company names or logos displayed on the Site are the property of their respective owners.

Patents
EV Group's products and processes are covered by one or more patents and are subject to other trade secret and proprietary rights. EV Group reserves all such rights. No transfer or grant of rights under any patents is made or is to be implied by any provision of this terms of use. You agree not to infringe upon such rights or decompile, reverse engineer, or disassemble any of EV Group's products or processes.

3. Privacy Policy
EV Group is committed to protecting any personal information that is provided by accessing and using the Site.
In general, the Site can be visited without providing information about the visitor's identity. EV Group collects the IP addresses, not the e-mail addresses or other information, of visitors. IP address information is not used to personally identify visitors but is aggregated to measure the number of visits, average time spent on the site, pages viewed, etc. EV Group uses this information to measure the use of the Site and to improve the content of the Site.
In addition, there are portions of this Site where personal information has to be collected for a specific purpose, such as to provide the visitor with certain requested information or the possibility to register for certain purposes. The information collected is exclusively used for these specific purposes. The usage of the data will not subsequently be changed, unless the visitor consents to the new usage.
EV Group maintains strict physical, electronic, and administrative safeguards to protect the visitor's personal information from unauthorized or inappropriate access. EV Group restricts access to information about visitors to those EV Group employees who need to know the information to respond to the request or registration.

4. Content
All content available through the Site is believed to be accurate. However, the visitor should independently evaluate the accuracy of the information and the usefulness for his/her particular needs of any content, product or service available through the Site. Specifications for products and services may be subject to change, and EV Group reserves the right to make changes without notice. All information on the Site is subject to the disclaimer of section 6 below.
EV Group may terminate, change, suspend or discontinue any aspect of the Site, including the availability of any features, at any time. EV Group may remove, modify or otherwise change any content, including that of third parties, on or from this Site.

5. Links to and from Other Sites
The Site may contain links to other sites such as EV Group's representatives, industry organizations, or other Sites of specific interest to the Site's visitors. While EV Group only links to sites that share the same high standards and respect for privacy, EV Group is not responsible for the content, security, or privacy practices employed by other sites. EV Group is not responsible for the content of any linked site or any link contained in a linked site. If the visitor decides to access any of the third party sites linked to this Site, it is entirely at his/her own risk. EV Group reserves the right to terminate any link at any time.
All links from other websites to this Site must be approved in writing by EV Group.

6. Disclaimer
THIS SITE AND THE CONTENT AVAILABLE THROUGH IT ARE PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS. THE VISITOR EXPRESSLY AGREES THAT USE OF THIS SITE AND/OR ITS CONTENT IS AT HIS/HER SOLE RISK. THE VISITOR UNDERSTANDS AND AGREES THAT HE/SHE WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE TO HIS/HER BUSINESS, COMPUTER SYSTEM OR LOSS OF DATA THAT RESULTS FROM THE ACCESS TO, USE OF, OR DOWNLOAD FROM THIS SITE.

TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE PURSUANT TO APPLICABLE LAW, EV GROUP DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION ANY WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR NON-INFRINGEMENT.
EV GROUP DOES NOT MAKE ANY WARRANTY THAT THIS SITE OR ITS CONTENT WILL MEET THE VISITORS' REQUIREMENTS, OR THAT THIS SITE OR ITS CONTENT WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, TIMELY, SECURE, OR ERROR FREE, OR THAT DEFECTS, IF ANY, WILL BE CORRECTED. NOR DOES EV GROUP MAKES ANY WARRANTY AS TO THE RESULTS THAT MAY BE OBTAINED FROM USE OF THIS SITE OR ITS CONTENT OR AS TO THE ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS OR RELIABILITY OF ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED THROUGH USE OF THIS SITE.

UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, NEGLIGENCE, SHALL EV GROUP BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES ARISING FROM OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OF OR THE INABILITY TO USE THIS SITE OR ANY CONTENT CONTAINED ON THE SITE, OR RESULTING FROM UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR ALTERATION OF THE TRANSMISSIONS OR DATA, OR OTHER INFORMATION THAT IS SENT OR RECEIVED OR NOT SENT OR RECEIVED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFITS, USE, DATA OR OTHER INTANGIBLES, EVEN IF EV GROUP HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.

7. Applicable Laws
This Site is controlled, operated and administered by EV Group from its headquarters in Austria. EV Group makes no representation that materials at this site are appropriate or available for use at other locations outside of Austria and access to them from territories where their content is illegal or prohibited. You may not use the Site in violation of Austrian laws and regulations. Those who choose to access this site from other locations do so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with applicable local laws.

These terms of use shall be governed by the laws of Austria.
All rights reserved. EV Group, DI Erich Thallner Straße 1, A-4782 St.Florian am Inn, Austria

July 1, 2008