Terms & Conditions

TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE

BY VISITING PERSONALBRANDARCHITECT.COM, AND/OR SIGNING UP FOR OUR SERVICES, YOU ARE CONSENTING TO OUR TERMS AND CONDITIONS.

OVERVIEW

The terms “we”, “us”, “our”, “I”, “Personal Brand Architect” and “PBA” refer to Karina Schwarzenböck (sole proprietorship /Enzelunternehmen). The term “Site” refers to personalbrandarchitect.com. The terms “user”, “you” and “your” refers to site visitors, customers, and any other users of this site.
Use of personalbrandarchitect.com, including all materials presented herein and all online services provided by Karina Schwarzenböck (the “Service”), is subject to the following Terms and Conditions. These Terms and Conditions apply to all site visitors, customers, and all other users of the site. By using the Site or Service, you agree to these Terms and Conditions, without modification, and acknowledge reading them.

USE OF THE SITE AND SERVICE

Access and use of the Site is allowed only to users 18 years of age or older and who have the authority to enter into these Terms and Conditions. Persons under the age of 18 are prohibited from using the Site. Information provided on the Site and in the Service are subject to change at any time and without notice. The Site makes no representation or warranty that the information provided, regardless of its source (the “Content”), is accurate, complete, reliable, current, or error-free. We disclaim all liability for any inaccuracy, error, or incompleteness in the Content.

ACCOUNT CREATION

In order to use the Service, you may be required to provide information about yourself including your name, email address and other contact information. You agree that any registration information you give to PBA is accurate, correct, and up to date. You are prohibited from impersonating other individuals or providing account information or an email address other than your own. You are prohibited from using your account for any illegal or unauthorized purpose. By using this Service, you confirm that you are not violating any and all laws in your jurisdiction.

LAWFUL PURPOSES

You may use the Site and Service for lawful purposes only. You agree to be financially responsible for all purchases made by you or someone acting on your behalf through the Site. You agree to use the Site and to purchase services or products through the Site for legitimate, non-commercial purposes only. You shall not post or transmit through the Site any material which violates or infringes the rights of others, or which is threatening, abusive, defamatory, libelous, invasive of privacy or publicity rights, vulgar, obscene, profane, or otherwise objectionable, contains injurious formulas, recipes, or instructions, which encourages conduct that would constitute a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability, or otherwise violate any law.

REFUSAL OF SERVICE

The Services are offered subject to our acceptance of your order or requests. We reserve the right to refuse service to any order, person or entity, without the obligation to assign reason for doing so. No order is deemed accepted by us until payment has been processed. We may at any time change or discontinue any aspect or feature of the Site or Service, subject to us fulfilling our previous responsibilities to you based on acceptance of your payment.

ORDER CONFIRMATION

You will receive e-mail confirmation of the placement of your order, including details concerning service and/or product delivery. In the event of an error in the email confirmation, it is your responsibility to inform us as soon as possible.

CANCELLATIONS, REFUNDS & RETURNS

Our coaching programmes are non-refundable.
By signing up for or purchasing one of our Products or Services, you agree to payment in full of the advertised price. If you signed up with a payment plan, you are legally obliged to finish your payment plan.

PRODUCT DESCRIPTION

We do our best to describe and display each Product or Service as accurately as possible. However, we claim no liability for mistakes or outdated information. If you are uncertain about a Product or Service description, please get in touch with us before purchasing. We reserve the right to adjust pricing and Product and Service descriptions at any time without notice. We furthermore reserve the right to refuse or cancel any order with an incorrect or outdated pricing.

MATERIAL YOU SUBMIT TO THE SITE

You shall not upload, post or otherwise make available on the Site any artwork, photos, or other materials (collectively “Materials”) protected by copyright, trademark, or other proprietary right without the express written permission of the owner of the copyright, trademark, or other proprietary right, and the burden of determining that any Materials are not so protected rests entirely with you. You shall be liable for any damage resulting from any infringement of copyrights, trademarks, or other proprietary rights, or any other harm resulting from such a submission. For all Materials submitted by you to the Site, you automatically represent or warrant that you have the authority to use and distribute the Materials, and that the use or display of the Materials will not violate any laws, rules, regulations, or rights of third parties.

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

The Site and Service contain intellectual property owned by PBA, including trademarks, copyrights, proprietary information, and other intellectual property. You may not modify, publish, transmit, participate in the transfer or sale of, create derivative works from, distribute, display, reproduce or perform, or in any way exploit in any format whatsoever any of the Site, Service, Content or intellectual property, in whole or in part, without our prior written consent. We reserve the right to immediately remove you from the Service, without refund, if you are caught violating this intellectual property policy.
All custom graphics, icons, logos and service names are registered trademarks, common law and/or statutory trademarks or service marks of PBA or its Affiliates. All other trademarks or service marks are the property of their respective owners. Nothing in these Terms of Use grants you any right to use any trademark, service mark, logo, and/or the PBA name or its Affiliates

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS OF YOUR MATERIALS

Content you submit to PBA remains yours to the extent that you have any legal claims therein. You agree to hold PBA free from and against all claims, liabilities, and expenses arising from any potential or actual copyright or trademark misappropriation or infringement claimed against you. By posting material on the Site, you grant us a worldwide, nonexclusive, irrevocable license to use the material for promotional, business development, and marketing purposes.

USE OF RECORDINGS

Please note that coaching calls, webinars, and other audio or visual services may be recorded and can be used in the future by PBA for business and promotional materials or in conjunction with the sale of any products or services unless you specifically request otherwise. If you would like to make such a request, please send an email to ks@personalbrandarchitect.com
CHANGES TO THE TERMS & CONDITIONS
We reserve the right to amend and/or update any portion of our Terms and Conditions at any time without previous notice. Such amendments are effective immediately upon posting of the new Terms and Conditions on this Site. Any use of the Site or Service after posting of the new Terms and Conditions means you accept these amendments. Any changes will be dated.

LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

You agree that under no circumstances shall we be liable for direct, indirect, incidental, consequential, special, punitive, exemplary, or any other damages arising out of your use of the site or service. Additionally, PBA is not liable for damages in connection with (i) any failure of performance, error, omission, denial of service, attack, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, computer virus, or line or system failure; (ii) loss of revenue, anticipated profits, business, savings, goodwill or data; and (iii) third party theft of, destruction of, unauthorized access to, alteration of, or use of your information or property, regardless of our negligence, gross negligence, failure of an essential purpose and whether such liability arises in negligence, contract, tort, or any other theory of legal liability. The foregoing applies even if PBA has been advised of the possibility of or could have foreseen the damages. In those countries and states that do not allow the exclusion or limitation of liability for the damages, our liability is limited to the fullest possible extent permitted by law. In no event will PBA‘s cumulative liability to you exceed the total purchase price of the service you have purchased from PBA. If no purchase has been made by you, PBA’s cumulative liability to you shall not exceed $100.

Disclaimer of Warranties

All materials and services on this site are provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis without warranty of any kind, either express or implied, including, but not limited to, the implied warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose, or the warranty of non-infringement. Without limiting the foregoing, we make no warranty that (a) the services and materials will meet your requirements, (b) the services and materials will be uninterrupted, timely, secure, or error-free, (c) the results that may be obtained from the use of the services or materials will be effective, accurate or reliable, or (d) the quality of any products, services, or information purchased or obtained by you from the site from us or our affiliates will meet your expectations or be free from mistakes, errors or defects.
This site could include technical or other mistakes, inaccuracies or typographical errors. We may make changes to the materials and services at this site, including the prices and descriptions of any products listed herein, at any time without notice. The materials or services at this site may be out of date, and we make no commitment to update such materials or services.
The use of the services or the downloading or other acquisition of any materials through this site is done at your own discretion and risk and with your agreement that you will be solely responsible for any damage to your computer system or loss of data that results from such activities.
Through your use of the site, you may have the opportunity to engage in commercial transactions with other users and vendors. You acknowledge that all transactions relating to any merchandise or services offered by any party, including, but not limited to the purchase terms, payment terms, warranties, guarantees, maintenance and delivery terms relating to such transactions, are agreed to solely between the seller or purchaser of such merchandise and services and you. We make no warranty regarding any transactions executed through, or in connection with this site, and you understand and agree that such transactions are conducted entirely at your own risk. Any warranty that is provided in connection with any products, services, materials, or information available on or through this site from a third party is provided solely by such third party, and not by us or any other of our affiliates.
Content available through this site often represents the opinions and judgments of an information provider, site user, or other person or entity not connected with us. We do not endorse, nor are we responsible for the accuracy or reliability of, any opinion, advice, or statement made by anyone other than an authorized PBA spokesperson speaking in his/her official capacity. Please refer to the specific editorial policies posted on various sections of this site, if applicable, for further information, which policies are incorporated by reference into these Terms of Use.
You understand and agree that temporary interruptions of the services available through this site may occur as normal events. You further understand and agree that we have no control over third party networks you may access in the course of the use of this site, and therefore, delays and disruption of other network transmissions are completely beyond our control.
You understand and agree that the services available on this site are provided “AS IS” and that we assume no responsibility for the timeliness, deletion, mis-delivery or failure to store any user communications or personalization settings.
SOME STATES OR JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF CERTAIN WARRANTIES, SO SOME OF THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.

No Professional Advice

The information contained in or made available through this Site (including but not limited to information contained on message boards, in text files, or in chats) cannot replace or substitute for the services of trained professionals in any field, including, but not limited to, financial, medical, psychological, or legal matters. In particular, you should regularly consult a doctor in all matters relating to physical or mental health, particularly concerning any symptoms that may require diagnosis or medical attention. We and our licensors, affiliates, or suppliers make no representations or warranties concerning any treatment, action, or application of medication or preparation by any person following the information offered or provided within or through this Site. Neither we nor our partners, or any of their affiliates, will be liable for any direct, indirect, consequential, special, exemplary or other damages that may result, including but not limited to economic loss, injury, illness or death.
The statements made on this Site are solely the opinion of the author and in no way should be construed as professional advice.
You alone are responsible and accountable for your decisions, actions and results in life, and by your use of this Site, you agree not to attempt to hold us liable for any such decisions, actions or results, at any time, under any circumstance.

THIRD PARTY RESOURCES

The Site and the Service contain links to third party websites and resources. You acknowledge and agree that we are not responsible or liable for the availability, accuracy, content, or policies of third party websites or resources. Links to such websites or resources do not imply any endorsement by or affiliation with PBA. You acknowledge sole responsibility for and assume all risk arising from your use of any such websites or resources.
Please refer to the third party website’s own Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. PBA’s Policies and Terms do not apply once you leave our Site.

GENERAL

Personal Brand Architect and Karina Schwarzenböck are based in Germany. PBA does at no point claim that personalbrandarchitect.com and its content are legal or appropriate to access, view or download from outside Germany. If you access the Site from outside Germany, you do so at your own risk and are responsible for compliance with the laws of your jurisdiction.
The following provisions survive the expiration or termination of this Agreement for any reason whatsoever: Liability, User Submissions, User Submissions – image, video, audio file, Indemnity, Jurisdiction, and Complete Agreement.

INDEMNITY

You shall indemnify and hold us harmless from and against any and all losses, damages, settlements, liabilities, costs, charges, assessments, and expenses, as well as third party claims and causes of action, including, without limitation, attorney’s fees, arising out of any breach by you of any of these Terms and Conditions, or any use by you of the Site or Service. You shall provide us with such assistance, without charge, as we may request in connection with any such defense, including, without limitation, providing us with such information, documents, records, and reasonable access to you, as we deem necessary. You shall not settle any third party claim or waive any defense without our prior written consent.

EFFECT OF HEADINGS

The subject headings of the paragraphs and subparagraphs of this Agreement are included for convenience only and shall not affect the construction or interpretation of any of its provisions.

COMPLETE AGREEMENT; WAIVER

This Agreement constitutes the entire agreement between you and PBA pertaining to the Site and Service and supersedes all prior and contemporaneous agreements, representations, and understandings between us. No waiver of any of the provisions of this Agreement by PBA shall be deemed, or shall constitute, a waiver of any other provision, whether or not similar, nor shall any waiver constitute a continuing waiver. No waiver shall be binding unless executed in writing by PBA.

NOTICES

All notices, requests, demands, and other communications under this Agreement shall be in writing and shall be made either via email or conventional mail and sent to:
Karina Schwarzenböck
ks@personalbrandarchitect.com
Chiemseestr. 28
D-84453 Mühldorf am Inn
Notices to you may be sent to the address or email supplied by you as part of your Registration Data. In addition, we may broadcast notices or messages through the site to inform you of changes to the site or other matters of importance, and such broadcasts shall constitute notice to you at the time of sending.

Electronic Communications

When you visit the Website or send emails to PBA, you are communicating with us electronically. You thereby consent to receive communications from us electronically. We will communicate with you by email or by posting notices on the website. You agree that all agreements, notices, disclosures and other communications that we provide to you electronically satisfy any legal requirement that such communications be in writing.
A printed version of this Agreement and of any notice given in electronic form shall be admissible in judicial proceedings or administrative proceedings based upon or relating to this Agreement to the same extent and subject to the same conditions as other business documents and records originally generated and maintained in printed form.

GOVERNING LAW; VENUE; MEDIATION

This Agreement shall be construed in accordance with, and governed by, the laws of Germany. The exclusive venue for any arbitration or court proceeding based on or arising out of this Agreement, or in connection with dispute including any claim involving PBA or its affiliates, subsidiaries, employees, contractors, officers, directors, telecommunication providers, and content providers shall be 84453 Mühldorf am Inn, Germany.

RECOVERY OF LITIGATION EXPENSES

If any legal action or any arbitration or other proceeding is brought for the enforcement of this Agreement, or because of an alleged dispute, breach, default, or misrepresentation in connection with any of the provisions of this Agreement, the successful or prevailing party or parties shall be entitled to recover reasonable attorney’s fees and other costs incurred in that action or proceeding, in addition to any other relief to which it or they may be entitled.

SEVERABILITY

If any term, provision, covenant, or condition of this Agreement is held by an arbitrator or court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, void, or unenforceable, the rest of the Agreement shall remain in full force and effect and shall in no way be affected, impaired, or invalidated.

ASSIGNMENT

These Terms and Conditions bind and inure to the benefit of the parties’ successors and assigns. These Terms and Conditions are not assignable, delegable, sublicenseable, or otherwise transferable by you. Any transfer, assignment, delegation, or sublicense by you is invalid.
Valid: 02.05.2019