Terms of Use

Effective as of 1 June 2020


This website and the GROWPOLIS platform accessible through it is provided by Growpolis. These Terms of Use are the terms and conditions on which we provide the text, software, database, documents, graphic and written work and all other materials (the “content”) published on this website and the basis on which we allow access to it. Where access to restricted parts of the website is subject to more specific terms, those terms apply instead. Please read all of our terms carefully.

Growpolis reserves the right to modify these Terms of Use at any time without giving you prior notice. Your use of the website following any such modification constitutes your agreement to follow and be bound by these Terms of Use as modified. The last date these Terms of Use were revised is set forth above.

This website is for your own non-commercial, personal use. By accessing the website, you agree:

  • not to use the website or its content in contravention of any legislation or regulation;
  • not to use the website in any manner that damages, disables, overburdens, or impairs the website or interferes with any other party’s use and enjoyment of the website;
  • not to attempt to gain unauthorized access to the website; and
  • not to copy, amend, reproduce or distribute the content, or disclose the content to third parties, other than in compliance with our copyright terms below.

We, our suppliers, or third parties who have granted us permission to reproduce their content on the website, own all copyright, trademarks and all other intellectual property rights in the content on the website. With the exception of copyright belonging to third parties and unless otherwise stated, copyright in the content of the website and all other material available through it belongs to Growpolis and/or its affiliated undertakings.

You may print or save copies of the content for your own non-commercial, personal use and you may provide copies to others for information purposes, on the basis that you do so free of charge and the copies are not modified or tampered with in any way. Any other reproduction, transmission and storing of all or part of the website and the content without the written permission of Growpolis, is prohibited.

Our Privacy Policy forms part of our legal notices and therefore constitutes additional specific terms on which we provide and allow access to the website.

The website and the content are provided for general information purposes only and nothing in the content is intended to provide legal or other professional advice. We do not accept any responsibility for any expenses or loss which may arise from reliance on information or materials published on the website. We do not endorse nor are we responsible for the contents of websites operated by others that link to the website or that are accessible from the website.

We are not responsible or liable for any matter relating to you or any third parties using the website and the content. Nothing in these Terms of Use excludes or limits our liability for any matter in respect of which it would be unlawful to exclude or limit liability. We cannot and do not guarantee or warrant that files available for downloading through the website will be free of infection by software viruses or other harmful computer code, files or programs.

You understand and agree that you are personally responsible for your behavior on the website. You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless Growpolis, its subsidiaries, affiliated companies, joint venturers, business partners, licensors, employees, agents, and any third-party information providers from and against all claims, losses, expenses, damages and costs (including, but not limited to, direct, incidental, consequential, exemplary and indirect damages), and reasonable attorneys’ fees, resulting from or arising out of your use, misuse, or inability to use the website or the content, or any violation by you of these Terms of Use.

The Terms of Use and other legal notices on this website shall be governed by and interpreted in accordance with Finnish law excluding choice of law provisions in any jurisdiction, and we and you each submit irrevocably to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Finnish courts.