Terms of Use


Please read these Terms of Use (“Terms of Use”) carefully before visiting this website (“the website”) In accessing and using the website you indicate that you accept the Terms of Use and agree to observe them.

The website and the applicable Terms of Use are operated by UWP Sammelstiftung für berufliche Vorsorge (“UWP”, “we”, “us”, “our”).

UWP can amend these Terms of Use at any time.


UWP makes all information and material on the website available solely and exclusively for the purpose of providing general information about the company, its services and products. The website does not constitute an offer in the legal sense.


UWP makes no claim to proprietary rights over texts, images, files, photos, videos, music, copyright works or other materials published by you (“User Content”) via the website or via the portals accessible with a log-in (jointly “the website”). After publication of your User Content you retain all property rights and furthermore you have the right to use the content as you wish. By publishing your User Content via the website you grant UWP a non-exclusive, sub-licensable, transferable, free, worldwide licence to use, modify and copy your User Content on or through the website or in the UWP area of another platform (Facebook, Twitter, etc.) until you remove your User Content from the website.

You affirm and guarantee that (i) you are the owner of the content which you have published on the website or have the right to grant the licence set out above and that (ii) the publication of your content on the website does not violate the personal rights, publicity rights, copyrights, trademarks, contractual rights or other rights of an individual or company.

You are solely responsible for the content that you publish on the website. You must not publish, transfer or share content on the website which you have not created or which you are not allowed to publish.

UWP gives no guarantee, either express or implied, for the content of users or for its accuracy and reliability, or for any material or information which you communicate to other users. You are prohibited from publishing or communicating illegal, defamatory, obscene or pornographic material or any material which could constitute or incite criminal behaviour, and which could lead to a civil liability or a breach of the law.

This website may offer the possibility of establishing a personal account by entering certain information. In this case you will be asked to provide an e-mail address and choose a password. You are solely responsible for keeping your password secret. You hereby confirm that you will at no time use another account holder’s account, e-mail address or password, or disclose your password to a third party. You further confirm that you will immediately inform us should you suspect that your account or your password is being used without authorisation.

UWP retains the right to remove any information and data published or communicated by persons who contravene these rules. UWP will cooperate unconditionally with any enforcement authority which requests or requires us to disclose the identity of any person who publishes such information or material.


This website and the information, texts, images, photos, audio and video clips, designs, charts, logos, symbols, names, product and company descriptions, as well as all software on this website and all other files and their selection and arrangement are covered by property rights, particularly copyrights, trademark rights and design rights of UWP, its users or licensors, with all rights reserved. It is prohibited to copy digital content of any sort to other programs without prior written consent from UWP.

As long as you meet the requirements for use of the website you will be granted a limited licence to access the website and the contents thereof, to use them, and to download parts of the website and its contents or print a copy of the contents, which you may access for exclusively personal non-commercial purposes, provided that you respect all copyright or other proprietary notices. The licence is subject to the Terms of Use and does not include the use of data mining, robots or similar tools for data capture and extraction.

Apart from your own User Content you are not entitled to upload content from this website to pages on the Internet, Intranet or Extranet, or to re-publish or incorporate content in a different database or compilation. Any other use of the content on this website is prohibited. Any use of the website or the website contents other than that which is hereby expressly permitted is prohibited without prior written consent from UWP and will lead to the termination of the licence granted. Any unauthorised use can also violate applicable laws, including, and without restriction, copyrights and trademark rights, as well as applicable communication rules and regulations. Unless expressly specified here, these Terms of Use do not establish a licence right to intellectual property rights.

“UWP” and other brand names, logos, symbols, page headings, button icons, scripts, service names and other brand designations appearing on this website (jointly the “trademarks”) are subject to trademark rights and other rights held by UWP. The brands of the UWP company must not be used in combination with any service, including as part of a trademark and/or as part of domain names, in a way which in all probability would lead to confusion, and may only be copied, imitated or used in whole or in part with prior written consent from UWP. The use or misuse not in accordance with these Terms of Use, of the trademarks appearing on this website or of other website content, is strictly prohibited.


5.1 While UWP makes every effort to ensure that the information on the website is correct and up-to-date, it provides no warranty with regard to the contents made available as such. In particular, UWP gives no guarantee that use of the contents on the website does not infringe the rights of a third party.

5.2 In addition, UWP assumes no responsibility and is not liable for any damage to or viruses which may infect your computer or other property as a result of accessing, using or visiting the website. Likewise, UWP assumes no responsibility for downloaded material, files, texts, images, video or audio from the website.

5.3 UWP reserves the right at any time to suspend or cease to offer any features of this website. UWP assumes no responsibility or liability whatsoever for interruptions or dropouts affecting one or all features of this website, regardless of whether this is a result of actions or omissions by UWP or a third party.

5.4 The contents of this website may contain technical inaccuracies or typographical errors. UWP reserves the right to undertake modifications and/or improvements to the contents at any time and without notice.


6.1 Since UWP has no control over and has not verified web pages to which this website has links, you hereby acknowledge that UWP is not responsible for the content of each and every “off-site page” or site to which this website has links. Responsibility for access to third-party off-site pages and linked sites lies solely with you.

6.2 Your linking to the website, off-site pages or other websites is at your own risk. By using such links you have understood that the legal basis and privacy policy applicable on linked sites may deviate from those of UWP. If you wish to link to the website, you may only do this by linking to but not replicating the home page. This is subject to the following conditions.

6.3 Framing of this website by sites or site elements of parties who are not part of UWP is prohibited. In-line linking or any other manner of incorporating parts of this website in sites of parties who are not part of UWP is also prohibited.


7.1 While UWP makes every effort to ensure that the website remains available 24/7, at no point does it assume liability if the site becomes unavailable for a certain time for whatever reason.

7.2 Access to the website may be suspended temporarily and without notice as a result of system failure, due to maintenance and repair work or for reasons beyond the control of UWP.


To the extent permitted by law and except for damages caused intentionally or due to gross negligence, UWP, including members of its supervisory board, its directors, employees, shareholders or representatives, accepts no liability or responsibility whatsoever for losses or damage of any kind which you or a third party suffer (including, and without restriction, direct, indirect or consequential damage or losses, loss of income, profit, goodwill or data) as a result of the use, the inability to use, or other circumstances connected with the use of websites linked to this website or material on this website, including, but not restricted to, losses or damage caused by viruses which could infect your computer, your software, your data or any other property of yours due to you accessing or using and visiting the website or downloading material from the website or from other linked websites.


Your privacy and the protection of your personal data is of utmost importance to us. Please read our Privacy Statement, which you can find here.


10.1 Any failure by UWP to exercise or take legal action in respect of a right or a provision of these Terms of Use does not represent a waiver of such a right or provision. The section headings used in the Terms of Use serve solely to facilitate readability and have no legal or contractual effect. Should one or more provisions of these Terms of Use be invalid or unenforceable, the validity, legality and enforceability of the remaining provisions is unaffected.

10.2 The Terms of Use are subject to currently applicable Swiss laws and are construed in accordance with these laws, notwithstanding any possible conflicts of law. To the extent permitted by law, for all disputes in connection with these Terms of Use and your use of the website the sole court of jurisdiction is the relevant court for the current head office of UWP in Basel, Switzerland. UWP has the right to bring legal action against a user at his or her place of residence.

10.3 In the event of questions relating to these Terms of Use, please write to

UWP Sammelstiftung für berufliche Vorsorge
Postfach, 4018 Basel
Telefon: +41 61 337 17 67
Mail: info@uwp.ch