Legal Disclaimer

Terms of Use

Please read these terms and conditions carefully. By accessing this website of the English Teachers Association Switzerland (hereinafter referred to as “ETAS”) and any pages thereof, you acknowledge your agreement with and understanding of the following terms of use and legal information pertaining to both this website (hereinafter referred to as the “Website”) and any material on it. If you do not agree to the terms and conditions below, do not access this Website or any pages thereof.


All material available on this Website, in particular the online publications, is under copyright to ETAS and/or its members and partners. The copyrights of third parties are reserved. The material is freely accessible for browsing purposes only. Explicit reference to ETAS must be made in the event that the material, or any part thereof, is reproduced in any form, written or electronic. Furthermore, any republication of this material requires the express consent of ETAS.


The information on this Website is for your information only. It is not intended to constitute legal advice and no kind of contractual relation is established by the use of such information.

Neither the information nor any opinion expressed in the Website constitutes a legal advice by ETAS or one of its members or partners. None of the services referred to in the Website is available to persons resident in any state or territory where such services would be contradictory to local law or regulation. The information in the Website is descriptive of ETAS as a whole and the services described may not be available to or suitable for you.


Although ETAS has taken all reasonable care that the information contained within the Website was accurate at the time of publication, no representation or warranty (including liability towards third parties), expressed or implied, is made as to its accuracy, reliability or completeness by ETAS or its contractual partners. Opinions and any other contents on the Website are subject to change without notice. The posting of any information on the Website should not be understood to imply that there has not been any change in the affairs of ETAS since the date that the information was filed or published or that the information is accurate as of any time subsequent to the date that it was filed or otherwise published. ETAS is not utilising the Website to provide legal or other advice to you or any other party, and no information or material on the Website is to be relied upon for the purpose of making or communicating legal or other decisions. Please consult qualified personnel before taking any legal decision.


The information and opinions contained on the Website are provided without any warranty of any kind, either expressed or implied, to the fullest extent permissible pursuant to applicable law. ETAS further assumes no responsibility for, and makes no warranties that, functions contained on the Website will be uninterrupted or error-free, that defects will be corrected, or that the Website or the servers that make it available will be free of viruses or other harmful components.

Liability Waiver

Under no circumstances, including, but not limited to, negligence, shall ETAS be liable for any special or consequential damages that result from the access or use of, or the inability to access or use, the materials at the Website.

Linked Sites

ETAS has not necessarily reviewed any of the websites which link to the Website, and is not responsible for the content of off-site pages or any other websites linked or linking to the Website. Following links to any off-site pages or other websites shall be at your own risk.


ETAS emphasizes that ETAS is not obliged to accept orders for any business proceedings such as events, workshops, library orders, legal advice etc. transmitted by this Website (special agreements between you and ETAS reserved).

Data Security

Please note that email communication and browsing the internet is neither confidential nor secure due to technical reasons. Please do not send us any confidential information via email.

Go to the ETAS PRIVACY AND DATA PROTECTION POLICY for additional information.