Terms of Use

On https://www.shallot-holmes.com

Please read the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy on https://shallot-holmes.com carefully before using this Web site.

The following Terms of Use applies to the Web site  https://shallot-holmes.com (the Blog) which is created and owned by BÜCHI Labortechnik AG (the Company) with Company address Meierseggstrasse 40, 9230 Flawil, Switzerland and Web site address https://www.buchi.com.

The term “the Company” or “us” or “we” or “ours/our” refers to the owner of the Blog. The term “you” refers to the user/visitor or viewer of the Blog.

By accessing the Blog and using it, you declare that you agree to comply with and be bound by the following terms and conditions of use, which together with our privacy policy govern the Company’s relationship with you in relation to the Blog. If you disagree with any part of these terms and conditions of use, please do not use the Blog.

The use of this blog is subject to the following terms of use:


Terms of Use


The Blog and the Content provided on the Blog are designed to educate and entertain, and we encourage you to be responsible in what you write and be respectful.  Rudeness and personal attacks are not welcomed on the Blog. In case we notice that prohibited items like hate content, viruses, spam or any other content which we consider as harmful or destructive to the users of the Blog, the authors of the Content published on the Blog or to the Company’s name, we keep the right to prevent you from accessing the Blog in the future.

The content of the pages of the Blog is for your general information and use only. It is subject to change without notice.

Neither we nor any third parties provide any warranty or guarantee as to the accuracy, timeliness, performance, completeness or suitability of the information and materials found or offered on the Blog for any particular purpose. You acknowledge that such information and materials may contain inaccuracies or errors and we expressly exclude liability for any such inaccuracies or errors to the fullest extent permitted by law.

Your use of any information or materials on the Blog is entirely at your own risk, for which we shall not be liable. It shall be your own responsibility to ensure that any products, services or information available through the Blog meet your specific requirements.

All trade marks reproduced in the Blog which are not the property of, or licensed to, the Company are and will be acknowledged on the Blog.

Unauthorised use of the Blog may give rise to a claim for damages and/or be a criminal offence.

The Blog may also include links to other web sites that are owned by the Company. We do that for your convenience to provide you with further information. The Blog may also include links to web sites that are outside of the Company. The links do not signify that we endorse those web site(s). We have no responsibility for the content of the linked web site(s), except when they are owned by the Company.

In the comments section we want to act as good hosts and we encourage discussion among users. Posts with the following content will likely be moderated:

  • Banning or other words that can be perceived as derogatory
  • Strong and personal attacks on other participants in the comments
  • Opinions that essentially has nothing with the contents of the article to do

The Company has not reviewed, and cannot review, all of the material, posted in the comment section of the Blog, and cannot therefore be responsible for that material’s content, use or effects. By operating the Blog, the Company does not represent or imply that it endorses the material there posted, or that it believes such material to be accurate, useful or non-harmful.

We welcome comments and suggestions, as well as notifications about errors in regard to the Content published on the Blog that require correction. Comments and suggestions, as well as notifications about errors, can be sent at marketing [at] buchi (dot) com.

The Company reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to modify or replace any part of the Terms of Use of the Blog. It is your responsibility to check the Terms of Use of the Blog periodically for changes. Your continued use of or access to the Blog following the posting of any changes to the Terms of Use of the Blog constitutes acceptance of those changes. The Company may also, in the future, offer new services and/or features through the Blog (including, the release of new tools and resources). Such new features and/or services shall be subject to the Terms of Use of the Blog.

The Company may terminate your access to all or any part of the Blog at any time, with or without cause, with or without notice, effective immediately. If you wish to terminate the Terms of Use of the Blog, you may simply discontinue using the Blog.


Notice and Takedown


Should any content in the blog infringe copyrights or personal rights or entail any other illegal content or violate laws, please inform us immediately by mail marketing [at] buchi (dot) com.

We will examine such requests and delete the concerned content in the blog promptly.

In addition, we reserve the right to remove all material that we consider inappropriate. This includes pornographic, offensive, defamatory, undocumented, illegal material(s) that is/are in any way contrary to accepted morality and behavior.


Place of Jurisdiction


If sections or individual terms of this statement are not legal or correct, the content or validity of the other parts remain uninfluenced by this fact. Insofar as a legal relationship is established with the users of this website, it is subject to Swiss law, subject to mandatory legal provisions. The courts of Flawil (Switzerland) shall have exclusive jurisdiction for all disputes in connection with this website, subject to mandatory statutory provisions.


How to contact us to get more information


If you have questions about this Terms of Use, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this Web site, please contact us. We will address any issue to the best of our ability. You can contact us via email at marketing [at] buchi (dot) com.