Terms and conditions of use

The purpose of this document is to define the terms and conditions under which, on the one hand, de Planta et Associés Architectes SA, hereinafter referred to as the PUBLISHER, makes the site and the services available on the site available to its users and, on the other hand, the manner in which the user accesses the site and uses its services. Any connection to the site is subject to compliance with these conditions. For the user, simply accessing the PUBLISHER's site at the following URL address implies acceptance of all the conditions described below.


Intellectual Property 

No reproduction, even partial, as provided for in Articles 1 and following of the Federal Law on Copyright and Neighbouring Rights (LDA), may be made of this site without the authorisation of the director of publication.


Hypertext links

The site may contain hypertext links to other sites on the Internet. Links to these other resources will cause you to leave the site. It is possible to create a link to the presentation page of this site without express authorisation from the PUBLISHER. No authorization or request for prior information may be required by the publisher with regard to a site that wishes to establish a link to the publisher's site. However, this site should be displayed in a new browser window. However, the PUBLISHER reserves the right to request the removal of a link that it considers does not comply with the purpose of the site


Liability of the publisher

The information and/or documents appearing on this site and/or accessible through this site come from sources considered to be reliable. However, this information and/or documents may contain technical inaccuracies and typographical errors. The PUBLISHER reserves the right to correct them as soon as these errors are brought to its attention. It is strongly recommended to check the accuracy and relevance of the information and/or documents made available on this site. The information and/or documents available on this site may be modified at any time, and may have been updated. In particular, they may have been updated between the time they are downloaded and the time the user becomes aware of them. The use of the information and/or documents available on this site is made under the full and sole responsibility of the user, who assumes all the consequences that may result from it, without the PUBLISHER being able to be sought in this respect, and without recourse against the latter. The PUBLISHER may in no case be held liable for any damage of any nature whatsoever resulting from the interpretation or use of the information and/or documents available on this site.


Access to the site

The publisher endeavours to allow access to the site 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, except in cases of force majeure or an event beyond the control of the PUBLISHER, and subject to possible breakdowns and maintenance interventions necessary for the proper functioning of the site and services. Consequently, the PUBLISHER cannot guarantee the availability of the site and/or services, the reliability of transmissions and performance in terms of response time or quality. No technical assistance is provided to the user either by electronic or telephone means. The publisher cannot be held liable in the event of impossibility of access to this site and/or use of the services. Furthermore, the EDITOR may be led to interrupt the site or part of the services at any time without notice, without any right to compensation. The user acknowledges and accepts that the PUBLISHER is not responsible for any interruptions, and for the consequences that may result for the user or any third party.


Modification of the terms and conditions of use

The PUBLISHER reserves the right to modify, at any time and without notice, these terms of use in order to adapt them to changes in the site and/or its operation.


Internet usage rules

The user declares that he/she accepts the characteristics and limitations of the Internet, and in particular acknowledges that: The PUBLISHER assumes no responsibility for the services accessible via the Internet and exercises no control whatsoever over the nature and characteristics of the data that may pass through its server centre. The user acknowledges that the data circulating on the Internet are not protected, in particular against possible misappropriation. The presence of the Planta Architects logo establishes a simple presumption of validity. The communication of any information judged by the user to be of a sensitive or confidential nature is done at his own risk and peril. The user acknowledges that data circulating on the Internet may be regulated in terms of use or protected by property rights. The user is solely responsible for the use of the data he consults, queries and transfers on the Internet. The user acknowledges that the PUBLISHER has no means of control over the content of the services accessible on the Internet.


Applicable law

Both this site and the terms and conditions of its use are governed by Swiss law, irrespective of the place of use. In the event of any dispute, and after the failure of any attempt to find an amicable solution, the courts of Geneva (the place of jurisdiction is Geneva) applying Swiss law shall have sole jurisdiction to hear this dispute.

For any question relating to the present conditions of use of the site, you can write to us at the following address:

de Planta et Associés Architectes SA
Rue Blavignac 10
CH - 1227 Carouge

The present general terms and conditions (GCU) are a reproduction of the Model GCU (general terms and conditions of use) of an Internet site, the copyright holder of which is DROITISSIMO.COM, an Internet site of legal information for the general public.