Legal Information

Thank you for visiting the website of the Lions Club's Europa Forum 2017 Montreux. Please make sure to read these Terms of Use carefully since any use of this website constitutes your acceptance of the following conditions and legal information.

Terms of Use

Purpose and content of website

All information and Downloads on this website are presented solely for the purpose of providing general information about the Europa Forum 2017 in Montreux.

The Europa Forum reserves the right to amend, supplement or delete website content in any way, at any time, for any reason and without prior notice. The Europa Forum shall not be liable in any way for possible consequences of such changes.

Copyright and other intangible property rights

This website together with any information text, images, photographs, audio and video clips, designs, graphics, logos, symbols, names, product and corporate designations, as well as all software contained on this website are subject to legal protection, in particular copyright, trademarks and design rights held by Lions Clubs International, its organizations and third parties. These rights remain with the Lions Club International, its organizations and third parties.

Third-party websites

This website may contain third-party information and links to third-party websites. The Europa Forum accepts no responsibility whatsoever for these websites and their operators and the information and / or products or services offered on such websites. The Europa Forum accepts no responsibility for ensuring that the content of such websites is correct or lawful. Responsibility for access to linked third-party websites rests solely with you.

Third-party websites may be linked to the Europa Forum's website. We have not reviewed all of the websites linked to the Europa Forum's website and we are not responsible for the content or accuracy of any such third party websites.


The Europa Forum's website offers you the facility to send e-mails to persons being members of the Organization Committee. The delivery of such e-mails is at your risk. Information of a legal nature, e.g. setting of time limits, reminders, notice, etc. is not valid if sent by email. In particular, any delay in or absence of a reply to e-mail messages sent to the Europa Forum via its website may not be construed as consent or rejection with legal effect.

Warranty and liability

The Europa Forum endeavours to ensure that information and data published on this website is correct and current. However, it gives no undertaking in this respect and does not warrant or represent expressly or implicitly that the information and / or data provided is correct, current or complete; this applies in particular to information and data on the quality, availability or the suitability for a specific purpose of services shown on the website.

The Europa Forum does not guarantee trouble-free or uninterrupted access to this website or the use of its functions. Similarly, it does not guarantee that the transfer of data is trouble-free and / or uninterrupted.

In as much as permitted by law, the Europa Forum is not liable in any manner whatsoever for direct, indirect, incidental or consequential losses arising out of or in connection with the use of this website, including loss of income or profit or other consequential losses, punitive damages and / or claims of third parties resulting from the use of, access to, or inability to use this website and the information and / or services contained respectively offered on this website.

This exclusion of liability shall apply also to damage inflicted by viruses or other harmful programs or caused in any other way to computer equipment, software operated by website visitors or their data (including loss of data).


The Europa Forum reserves the right to amend these terms of use at any time. Amendments take effect from the date on which they are published on this website.

Privacy Policy

The Europa Forum takes the security and privacy of your personal information very seriously. This policy together with our terms of use sets out the basis on which we will process any personal data obtained as a result of your use of this website. All processing of your personal data will be in accordance with the applicable data protection legislation for the purposes for which the information was submitted. Please read the following carefully to understand our views and practices regarding your personal data, how we will treat it and how we use cookies.

Information we may collect from you

Information that you provide by filling in forms on the website. If you contact us, we may keep a record of that correspondence. Also we collect details of your visits to the website, including but not limited to traffic data and location data. 

Storage of your personal data

The data that we collect from you may be transferred to, and stored at, a location in Switzerland (server location) or another location inside or outside the European Economic Area.

All information you provide to us is stored on our secure servers. Where we have given you (or where you have chosen) a password that enables you to access certain parts of this website, you are responsible for keeping this password confidential. We ask you not to share any passwords with anyone.

Unfortunately, the transmission of information via internet is not completely secure. Although we will do our best to protect your personal data, we cannot guarantee the security of your data transmitted to the website; any transmission is at your own risk. Once we have received your information, we will use strict procedures and security features to try to prevent unauthorized access.

Uses made of the information

We use information held about you in the following ways:

To ensure that content from the website is presented in the most effective manner for you and for your computer.

To carry out our obligations arising from any contracts entered into between you and us.

Through your use of the website, we may also gather certain information about your use of the website that does not identify you individually.

Disclosure of your information

We may disclose your personal information to any member of our organization committee and in general to the Lions Club International.

We may disclose your personal information to third parties who help us to administer the website (such as our internet service providers) or to provide the services you are requesting or if we are under a duty to disclose or share your personal data in order to comply with any legal obligation or in order to protect us legally

Changes to our Privacy Policy

Any changes we may make to our privacy policy in the future will be posted on this page.


If you have any questions about this privacy policy, please email us at