Legal notice

The “Universitäre Psychiatrische Kliniken Basel” (University Psychiatric Clinics Basel, UPK Basel) operate their company website at

Guarantee of the content of this website

The details on these Internet pages are non-binding and are provided solely for information purposes. UPK Basel carefully prepares the information on the websites it operates, but does not guarantee the actuality, accuracy, completeness, or quality of the information offered there. All liability claims against UPK Basel based on damage of a material or non-material nature resulting from the use of, or failure to use, the information offered here and/or caused by the use of incorrect or incomplete information, are fundamentally excluded, inasmuch as no demonstrably deliberate or grossly negligent fault exists on the part of UPK Basel. All offers here are subject to change and non-binding. UPK Basel expressly reserves the right to change, supplement or delete parts of webpages or the entire offerings without separate announcement, and to cease publication temporarily or permanently.

Guarantee for references and links

UPK Basel examines links or references to its website for any illegal content, especially when incorporating them in its own website. Since UPK Basel has no influence whatsoever on the design of these websites to which links from its own website refer, it cannot assume liability for the content of those websites. Should UPK Basel receive knowledge of illegal content on websites to which its own links or refers, it will remove these same links and references from its website. This also applies to external entries in guest books, discussion forums and mailing lists set up by UPK Basel.

Copyright and trademark law

UPK Basel makes every effort to meet its copyright obligations relating to graphics, audio documents, video sequences and texts used in all publications, to use its own graphics, audio documents, video sequences and texts or to use graphics, audio documents, video sequences and texts that are in the public domain. All brands and trademarks named within its website, including those that might be protected by third parties, are subject without restriction to the provisions of the applicable trademark law and the rights of possession of their respective owners. The naming of trademarks alone does not infer that they are not protected by the rights of third parties.

Copyright for published objects created by UPK Basel itself rests solely with UPK Basel. The reproduction or use of such graphics, audio documents, video sequences and texts in other electronic or printed publications is not permitted without the express permission of UPK Basel.

Data protection

Insofar as the Internet offerings allow for the submission of personal or business data (e‑mail addresses, names or addresses), this data is provided by users on an expressly voluntary basis.


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Legal validity of this disclaimer

Insofar as portions or individual formulations of this legal notice might be invalid, the remaining portions of this notice shall remain unaffected and the void portion shall be interpreted by the contracting partners such that the purpose that was originally intended by the void formulation can continue to exist as far as possible.

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