Terms of Use

Scope and Conditions of Use

These Terms of Use (the “Terms”) apply to the use of www.hydroheart.org (the “Site”) and any other media related to it. This includes, but is not limited to, any social media accounts such as Facebook, Instagram, or YouTube. The use of our Site is subject to the conditions stated in these Terms and by visiting or using the Site you accept these Terms. We therefore urge you to read these Terms carefully before using our Site. The Site is a service provided by the Hydroheart Association, a non-profit Association established under Swiss law (“Hydroheart”).


Privacy Policy

Before you continue using our Site, we advise you to read our Privacy Policy as it will help you better understand our practices regarding the collection and use of your data.



Unless stated otherwise, the copyright of content published on the Site belongs to Hydroheart. The further use of content of any kind requires the written consent of Hydroheart. Most pictures on the Site are provided to us as a courtesy of the copyright holders. If they are not explicitly mentioned, their names are visible in the file names.



By contacting us or subscribing to our newsletter or any other social media channel you consent to receiving communications from us. We will continue to communicate with you by posting content on our Site and other media related to the Site, and by sending you newsletters. You can unsubscribe from our newsletter at any time by clicking the unsubscribe link at the end of the email. To stop receiving communication from our social media channels you can unfollow us at any time.


Comments, Reviews, and Emails

Visitors may post content on the Site or any media related to it as long as it is not obscene, illegal, defamatory, threatening, infringing of intellectual property rights, invasive of privacy or injurious in any other way to third parties. Content must be free of software viruses, political campaign, and commercial solicitation.

We reserve all rights to remove and/or edit such content but are under no obligation to do so. When you post your content, you grant Hydroheart the non-exclusive, royalty-free and irrevocable right to use, reproduce, modify, or publish such content throughout the world in any media.


License and Site Access

We grant you a limited license to access and make personal use of this Site. You are not allowed to download or modify it in any way. This may be done with the written consent from Hydroheart only.


No Warranties

This Site is provided “as is” and Hydroheart makes no express or implied representations or warranties of any kind related to this Site or the content published on it. Additionally, nothing contained on this Site shall be construed as providing consult or advice to you.


Limitation of Liability

Neither Hydroheart nor any of its employees are liable for any damages arising out of the use of this Site or any indirect or consequential damages in any way related to the use it the Site.



You hereby indemnify Hydroheart to the fullest extent from and against any and all liabilities, costs, demands, causes of action, damages and expenses (including attorney’s fees) arising out of or in any way related to your breach of any of the provisions of these Terms.



If any provision of these Terms is found to be unenforceable or invalid under any applicable law, such unenforceability or invalidity shall not render these Terms unenforceable or invalid as a whole, and such provisions shall be deleted without affecting the remaining provisions herein.


Revision of Terms

Hydroheart is permitted to revise these Terms at any time as it sees fit, and by using this Site, you are expected to review the Terms on a regular basis to ensure you understand all Terms governing the use of this Site.


Governing Law & Jurisdiction

These Terms will be governed by and construed in accordance with the Laws of Switzerland. You submit yourself to the exclusive jurisdiction of the City of Zurich (Switzerland) and the venue of its courts for the resolution of any disputes related in any way to your visit to and the use of this Site.