Terms of use

Welcome to the VNG Norge AS web site (“the Site”). Your access and use of the Site is subject to VNG Norge AS’ Terms of Use, as well as all applicable laws and regulations.

By accessing and using the Site, you acknowledge that you have read and agreed to be bound by these Terms of Use and to comply with all applicable laws and regulations. If you do not agree and accept these Terms of Use you are not allowed to access and use the Site and accordingly, we kindly ask you to exit the Site immediately.

These Terms of Use may be subject to change without notice. It is your responsibility to check these Terms of Use periodically for such changes.

The Site is controlled, operated and administered by VNG Norge AS from its offices in Norway and the host server for the Site is located in England.

We use cookies

This website uses cookies in order to help us improve the site and to ensure it works as well as possible for you. Cookies are small data files, which is stored on your computer or mobile phone in order to improve the user experience. We use cookies for statistical purposes and marketing or advertising.

Vng.no uses tracking software provided by Google Analytics to measure traffic to the site and track visitor usage. The cookies are used for statistical purposes only and do not store, save or collect any personal information. The statistics collected include the number of page views, where visitors come from and how many people visit our website.

How do I turn cookies off?

If you choose to not have your browser accept cookies from the vng websites, you can opt out of cookies in your browser security settings.

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Copyrights and trademarks

All contents on this Site including but not limited to text, computer code, design, layout, graphics, photographs, trademarks, logos and other visual elements of the Site are protected by intellectual property rights, including but not limited to Copyright © VNG Norge AS. Except as expressly granted in these Terms of Use, all rights are reserved. All ownership rights regarding the information and material contained on the Site, including but not limited to the VNG Norge AS name, logos, design, layout, graphics, photos and other content are owned or have been duly licensed by VNG Norge AS (or any of its affiliates), with all rights reserved.

Restrictions on use

Except as expressly stated in these Terms of Use, you may not modify, copy, reproduce, republish, upload, post, transmit or distribute in any way any material from or on to this Site including code and software.

Selected photos and videos on the Site are expressly made available for downloading. You may download this material, without a prior approval from VNG Norge AS, for your personal, non-commercial use only.

If you want to use photos or videos on the Site that have not expressly been made available for downloading, you must obtain a prior, written approval from VNG Norge AS. Such approval must be obtained from the company’s Media contact: Ulf Rosenberg, Manager Public Affairs & Communications: ulf.rosenberg@vng.no

Any use of any material from the Site must be related to issues or topics related to VNG Norge AS. You must not, in any way, amend or alter the material that you download or use from the Site, and all material must be properly marked ©VNG Norge AS. In addition, all photos must be marked ©VNG Norge AS /photographer: Helge Hansen.

Violation of these Terms of Use

Any violation of these Terms of Use constitutes an unlawful and unfair business practice. If you violate these Terms of Use VNG Norge AS will, at its sole discretion and without prior notice, terminate your access to the Site and/or block your future access to the Site. VNG Norge AS will not be liable to you or to any third party for termination of your access to the Site as a result of violation of these Terms of Use.

If you violate any of these Terms of Use, VNG Norge AS may decide to take legal action against you.

Revisions and changes to the site

The information on the Site is subject to change without notice. VNG Norge AS reserves the right to change, modify, add or remove parts of the Site at its sole discretion.

We do not accept any liability for any inaccuracies or omissions in the information. Neither do we accept responsibility for any inaccuracies or omissions in the information of any other third party website that you may gain access to from our website (via links).

Disclaimer

The site and its contents are provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis. VNG Norge AS does not guarantee that the Site will be error-free or uninterrupted. VNG Norge AS reserves the right to withdraw access to the Site, or to parts of the Site, at any time and without notice.

VNG Norge AS makes no warranty, expressed or implied, as to the accuracy, reliability or completeness of the information and materials on the Site. Neither VNG Norge AS nor any of its officers, directors, employees, agents, or representatives will have any liability to you or any third person resulting from your use of the Site. Neither do we accept responsibility for the content of any other third party website that you may gain access to from our website (via links).

Any decisions you make based on information contained in this website are your own sole responsibility.

Limitation of liability

You agree that VNG Norge AS including its affiliates, officers, directors, employees, agents, or representatives, is not liable in any respect for any direct, indirect, incidental, special or consequential damages arising out of your access to the Site or any linked website.

You agree to hold harmless VNG Norge AS including its affiliates, officers, directors, employees, agents, or representatives for any costs, claims, losses, or other liabilities arising from your access to or the use of the Site in breach of these Terms of Use or in violation of applicable law and regulation.

Severability

If any provision is considered unlawful, void or for any other reason unenforceable then that provision shall be deemed several and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of the remaining provision.

Place of Jurisdiction

These Terms of Use shall be governed and construed in accordance with Norwegian law. Any dispute relating to, or arising out of these Terms of Use shall be subject to the jurisdiction of the Oslo District Court.