Legal

Updated 27 July 2018

 

Legal Notice & Privacy Policy

 

The use of the bollbrands.com and its possible sub-sites is governed by the terms and conditions below. Your use of this website and of its sub-sites constitutes your acknowledgement that you have read these terms and conditions and you agree to follow and be bound by them. Boll Brands Ltd (“Boll” or “we”) reserves the right to modify these terms and conditions at any time without prior notice.

By accessing this website, you agree that laws of Finland, without regard to conflict of laws provisions, govern your use of the website.

 

Intellectual Property Rights

The entire content of this website belongs to Boll and/or its partners, and are protected by copyright, trademark, and other proprietary rights and laws. Any reproduction, copying, modifying, publishing, distributing, transferring, storing, or processing the content or part thereof is prohibited without the prior written consent of Boll. 

 

Disclaimer

This website is for general information purposes only. The information on this site does not constitute any legal or other professional advice. 

The materials and the links on this website are provided on an ´as is basis, i.e. without any warranties, either expressed or implied. Although, we have made efforts to ensure the accuracy of the information, we do not promise or guarantee that the information is correct, complete or up to date. We reserve the right to modify or remove, in part or in whole, the materials presented on this website at any time without notice. 

Boll expressly disclaims all liability in respect to actions taken or not taken based on any or all the contents of this website. Boll is not responsible for any third party contents which might be accessed through the website.

 

Privacy Policy

Visiting the website of will trigger the collection of data required to allow the visit, including i) IP addresses, ii) Browser information, iii) Time and Date of the visit, (iv) URL request.

The data will be stored in anonymized form and will be erased within 6 months. The collected data will not be passed on. 

To the extent that the website contains links to websites of third parties this privacy statement does not apply to these websites and no responsibility or liability for the content of such websites is accepted.

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. to help us improve this website. Google Analytics uses cookies allowing your computer to be recognized when you return to or browse through the website. The cookies collect information on the number of visitors to the site, websites from which visitors have arrived to our website as well as which pages they have visited on our website.

For an overview of Google Analytics, please visit http://www.google.com/analytics/

 

 

Terms and Conditions

 

These terms and conditions apply to all services provided by Boll Brands Ltd (“Boll”), and all assignments and engagements between Boll and its clients. The clients of Boll are hereinafter also referred to as “you” and Boll as “we”.

 

Unless otherwise expressly agreed, the terms applicable to the services provided by Boll are limited solely these terms and conditions and any additional or different terms and conditions referred to by the client of Boll are not binding upon Boll. However, in case of any discrepancies between these terms and conditions and a written engagement letter, representation contract or other written agreement entered into with you, the latter shall prevail and supersede these terms.

 

 

Services

In the beginning of an assignment, we agree on the scope of our services and level of our involvement in that particular assignment. The scope of the services may thereafter be changed, expanded or reduced. 

Our services do not include tax advice and we do not assess potential tax consequences of our advice. The lawyers of Boll are qualified to provide advice on Finnish law only, and any statements of our lawyers relating to the laws of other jurisdictions shall not be deemed as legal advice, and no liability is assumed by Boll in respect of any views expressed on foreign laws.

Our services are always tailored to a particular assignment based on the information, instructions and documentation given to us. Therefore, the advice we give may not to be relied on in any other matter or used for any other purpose than it was given. Providing proper advice requires that you have provided us with all relevant information concerning assignment and that you keep us informed of any changes concerning such information.

Boll designates one of its partners to be primarily responsible for the assignment and chooses the advisors and other personnel handling the assignment. Your engagement is always between you and Boll Ltd, not between you and any individual. Without prejudice to your rights to bring claims against Boll, you agree not to bring any claims against the personnel of Boll. Partners and persons working for Boll have no personal liability to you, except as provided by mandatory law.

 

fees, expenses and invoicing

The fees and costs charged by Boll are based on the separate agreement between Boll and you. 

The term of payment of our invoices is seven (7) days from the date of the invoice, unless otherwise agreed between Boll and you. Value added tax (VAT) shall be added to our fees in accordance with the applicable tax regulation. Unpaid and overdue payments are subject to penalty interest in accordance with the Finnish Interest Act.

 

Intellectual Property Rights

All intellectual property rights in the material we generate during the course of assignment, are retained by Boll. You have the right to use such materials for the purposes for which they are provided to you.

 

Confidentiality and Personal Data

Your privacy is very important to Boll. We process personal data in accordance with applicable data protection laws for the purposes of, inter alia, identifying our client, checking for conflicts of interest, handling assignments, managing client relationships and for marketing purposes. You are entitled to receive information from us on how we process your personal data and on how to utilize your statutory rights as a data subject.

If we engage external advisors when handling your assignment, we may disclose to them such information and material we consider necessary for the proper handling of your matter.

We are entitled to use transactions and similar assignments as public references in our marketing materials, on our website and social media channels. Such reference use shall only contain information that is already public.

 

Insurance

At the date of engaging us, our professional insurance provider is:

Pohjola Insurance Ltd
Business ID: 1458359-3
Postal address: Lapinmäentie 1, FI-00013 Pohjola, Finland
Telephone: +358 10 253 1333
www.pohjola.fi

Our liability for the services provided to you shall be limited in accordance with section 6 below regardless of the terms and conditions of the professional liability insurance.

 

Limitation of Liability

Our aggregate maximum liability under any assignment, including the liability of our partners and personnel, for any loss or damage that is caused to our client(s) is limited to EUR 100.000. We might limit our liability for individual parts of the assignment to lower amounts.

Boll is only liable for direct damages incurred by you. Boll is not liable for any incidental, consequential or other indirect losses or damages, such as lost profits, lost data or lost goodwill. 

Considering the nature of sports, we are not liable for any damage resulting from our advice or documents provided to you related to your status as a professional athlete or professional sports club, such as career advices for individual athletes or recommendations to acquire a player for sport clubs. In addition, we are not liable for damage resulting from our advice or documents provided to you if they are used for any other purpose than originally prepared for.

We will reduce our liability to you by any sums you obtain as compensation for the damage or loss incurred by you from any insurance, or from any contract to which you are a party.

Our advice is addressed to and we provide our services to our clients only, and we will not accept any liability in the event that our advice has been relied upon by any party other than the client or, in case any third party has suffered loss or damages for any reason.

 

Claims

Boll and its partners shall not be liable for any damages unless the claim for such damages has been presented in writing to us within 12 months from when you received our advice, or from when the assignment can reasonably de deemed to have been completed, whichever occurs first.

If your claim against us is based on a claim against you by a third party or public authority, we will be entitled to answer and settle such claim on your behalf, provided that you are indemnified by us. If you settle or otherwise take any action relating to such claim without our consent, we shall not have any liability for such claim.

If you are compensated by us or our insurers in respect of a claim, you shall assign the right of recourse against third parties to us or our insures.

 

Termination

These terms and conditions apply as of the commencement of your engagement with us, irrespective of a possible later acceptance date of these terms and conditions.

 

Governing Law and Dispute Resolution

Finnish law, excluding its choice of law rules or principles, will be applicable to the relationship between you and Boll.

Unless otherwise agreed in writing between you and Boll, any dispute, controversy or claim arising out of, or relating to this contract or your engagement with Boll, or the breach, termination or validity thereof, shall be finally settled by arbitration in accordance with the Arbitration Rules of the Finland Chamber of Commerce. The number of arbitrators shall be one (1). The seat of arbitration shall be Helsinki, Finland. We reserve the right to bring claims concerning uncontested receivables to Helsinki District Court or, at our sole discretion to another competent court anywhere in the world.