Legal Statement

Last updated: 5 May 2014

Legal Statement

Please read these terms (the “Terms”) carefully before using this site (the “Site”). By downloading any materials from the Site, you agree to these Terms. If you do not agree to them, do not use the Site or download any materials from it.

Sapa may revise these Terms at any time by updating this posting. If we do so, we will post the revised Terms on this Site and update the “Last Updated” date to reflect the date of any such changes. By continuing to use the Site after we post any such changes (for any purpose or reason other than to review the modified Terms), you accept the Terms as modified.Sapa reserves in its sole discretion, the right to change these Terms, as described above, monitor and remove postings, and/or discontinue site availability at any time without notice.

If any term, condition, or provision of these Terms is determined to be unlawful, invalid, void or for any reason unenforceable, the validity and enforceability of the remaining Terms, conditions and provisions shall not in any way be affected or impaired thereby.

1. General 

Sapa AS is a limited liability company, incorporated under the laws of Norway with corporate registration number 899286952. Its registered office is Sapa AS, c / o Wiersholm AS, Ruseløkkveien 26, 0251 OSLO.

References to Sapa AS or Sapa on this Site should normally be read as referring to Sapa AS and/or, depending on context, other affiliated legal entities authorized (individually and/or collectively “Sapa”). 

Each legal entity within the Sapa Group is responsible for its own business and products. In no event shall a legal entity be responsible or liable for the acts or omissions of another legal entity and by retrieving information through this Site, or otherwise using the Site, you accept that the responsibility and liability for a product, offer, or marketing information is limited only to the legal entity directly involved. 

The information on this Site is provided by Sapa, as general information and as a service to its different target groups, such as customers, shareholders, employees and the general public, and may be used for informational purposes only. 

It is up to you to take all necessary precautions and to ensure that the information you select for your use is free of viruses, worms, trojan horses and other items of destructive nature to computers.

2. Brand name and trademark information 

All names, logos and trademarks used on the Site are the property of Sapa, its affiliates, related companies or its licensors or joint venture partners.

Sapa’s brand name and trademarks may be used only in accordance with the use permitted according to this Legal Statement or with the prior permission from Sapa

Any use of Sapa’s brand name and trademarks in the advertising and promotion of Sapa requires proper acknowledgement.

3. IPR 

All content included on this Site, such as text, graphics, trademarks, trade-names, logos, button icons, images, audio clips, software, trade secret information and their arrangement is the property of Sapa and is protected by Norwegian and international law. Unauthorized use or distribution of any materials on this Site may violate copyright, trademark, and/or other laws and is subject to civil as well as criminal sanctions.

Nothing contained on the Site shall be construed as granting any express or implied license or right to use Sapa’s or any other Sapa entity’s or third party’s intellectual property.

The Site or any portion of the Site may not be reproduced, duplicated, copied, transferred, modified, sold, resold, published or otherwise exploited for any commercial use without prior written approval by Sapa. 

Further, the information on this Site may not be modified, used or transferred for any commercial purposes and any copyright or other proprietary notices may not be removed from the information. Any unauthorized copying of the materials shall be prevented and – if applicable – organizations shall ensure that all employees adheres to these limitations.  

Copies of the information found on this Site may be made strictly for personal use, unless specifically licensed to do otherwise by Sapa in writing. Press releases and other public documents may be used in public communications. 

Any material, information or other communications that are transmitted to or posted on this Site will be considered non-confidential, non-exclusive, royalty-free, irrevocable, fully sub licensable and non-proprietary (“Communications”). Sapa will have no obligations concerning the Communications except as provided for in the Privacy Policy. 

Sapa will, subject to the Privacy Policy, be free to disclose, copy, distribute, incorporate and/or otherwise use the Communications, together with all data, images, sounds, text, and other things embodied therein, for any and all commercial or non-commercial purposes. Sapa may also eliminate Communications from the Site.

4. Disclaimer 

The information contained herein is provided “as is” without any expressed or implied warranty or representation of any kind including warranties of merchantability, non-infringement of intellectual property, or fitness for any particular purpose. If Sapa is linking to a site of a third party, such linking is for the convenience of users only and Sapa makes no warranties or representations whatsoever about any such site belonging to a third party.

In no event shall Sapa be liable for any damages whatsoever including, without limitation, damages for loss of profits, business interruption, or loss of information, arising out of the use of or inability to use the information, even if Sapa has been advised of the possibility of such damages. 

Sapa further does not warrant the accuracy or completeness of the information, text, graphics, links or other items that may be contained within this information. Sapa may make changes to this content, or to the products described therein, at any time without notice. Sapa makes no commitment to update the information or other materials entered in this Site.

5. Personal Information

For information regarding Sapa’s use of cookies and the use and processing of personal information, please refer to our Privacy Policy.