Terms of use

Welcome to www.bergland-chese.us (the “Website”). This Website is owned and operated by BERGLAND CHEESE USA LLC (the “Company”) and is provided for your personal entertainment and information. Please read the TERMS OF USE (collectively referred to herein as the “Terms”) carefully before using this Website. By accessing this Website, you hereby agree to the Terms and the Privacy Policy (as hereinafter described). If you do not agree to the Terms or the Privacy Policy posted on this Website do not use this Website. The Terms and Privacy Policy may be updated or revised from time to time, without prior notice. The Company will post any changes to the Terms and Privacy Policy on this Website, so please check back periodically. If you continue to visit this Website and use the services made available to you after such changes have been made, you hereby provide your consent to said changes.

Use Of Website Content

Material from the Website and any other website owned, operated, licensed, or controlled by the Company or any of its affiliated companies may not be copied or distributed, or republished, uploaded, posted, or transmitted in any way, without the prior written consent of the Company, EXCEPT: you may download one copy of the material on one computer for your personal, non-commercial home use only, provided you do not delete or change any copyright, trademark, or other proprietary notices. Modification or use of the materials for any other purpose violates Company’s intellectual property rights. The material in this site is provided for lawful purposes only.

You may not use the Website for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by the Terms. You may not use the Website in any manner that could damage, disable, or impair the Website, or interfere with any other Website user’s use and enjoyment of the Website. You may not attempt to gain unauthorized access to the Website.

The Company reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to terminate your access to the Website, or any portion thereof, at any time, for any reason, without notice.

Trademark Information

The content of this Website is the property of or has been licensed to the Company and/or its affiliated companies and it is protected by patent, trademark and copyright laws. In addition to all content of this Website, the following trademarks used herein are owned by the Company and/or its affiliated companies: Hochland, Bergland, Almonta, Belletoile, Bergland Bavarian Swiss. These trademarks are word trademarks, figurative trademarks or TM.

All rights are reserved.

User Participation And Submissions

From time to time, the Website and our social media channels may offer users the ability to post content or submit to us materials such as comments, photos, videos, entries to promotions or other information or content created by users (“Submissions”). Any Submission you provide should reflect your own opinions and you warrant that you have the rights to provide such Submissions. If you choose to share any ideas on the Website or on our social media channels, please note that the Company cannot guarantee that other Website users or third parties will not use or otherwise disseminate the ideas that you share and the Company shall have no liability for third party use of your Submissions. Therefore, if you have an opinion that you would like to keep confidential and/or do not want others, including the Company to use, do not post it to this Website or to our social media channels.

You are solely responsible for (a) any Submission you post on or through the Website and/or our social media channels, (b) any material or information that you provide to other users (or others that view this Website or our social media channels), and (c) your interaction with other users (or others that view this Website or our social media channels).

Please remember that the content of any Submissions on this Website and on our social media channels are those of the person making the Submission and do not necessarily represent the opinions of the Company, its employees, agents or affiliates. The Company (a) does not represent or warrant the accuracy of any statement or product claim made in any Submission, (b) is not responsible for any Submission or content posted by users on this Website or on our social media channels, and (c) does not endorse any opinions expressed by users on this Website or on our social media channels.

By posting a Submission on this Website or on our social media channels, you agree that you provide the Company with a nonexclusive, worldwide, fully paid-up and royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, transferrable, assignable and unlimited license to use, sublicense, and create derivative works of all or any portion of your Submission in any way that the Company sees fit and for any purpose whatsoever. The Company hereby reserves the right to use the posted Submission and the Company and its designees may exploit, edit, modify, and distribute the content and any and all elements of such Submission, in any and all media now known or not currently known, throughout the world in perpetuity without compensation, permission or notification to you or any third party.

Code Of Conduct

Although the Company does not control and is not responsible for any Submissions made by users on this Website or on our social media channels, the Company reminds the users that the following content in any Submissions is strictly prohibited:

Submissions that:

  • Are profane, obscene, offensive, or derogatory;
  • Defame, misrepresent or contain disparaging remarks about other people or companies;
  • Contain fraudulent, misleading or unlawful material or information;
  • Contain trademarks or logos owned by others, without permission;
  • Contain copyrighted materials owned by others, without permission;
  • Contain advertisements, “spam” content, or references to other products, offers, or
  • Communicate messages or images inconsistent with the positive images and/or good will to
    which the Company wishes to associate; and/or
  • Violate any laws.

The Company strongly advises you not to publicly share your personal information on this Website or on our social media channels. You are strictly prohibited from collecting or soliciting personally identifiable information from other users. Do not collect, use or post on the Website or on our social media channels the private information of anyone else without their express consent or for illegal purposes, including without limitation addresses, phone numbers, email addresses, social security numbers and credit card information.

The Company hereby reserves the right to remove any Submission that falls into one or more of the above categories or other inappropriate content as the Company may determine in its sole discretion. The Company reserves the right in its sole discretion to decide whether or not a Submission shall be posted. The Company reserves the right at any time to terminate, temporarily or permanently, the acceptance of some or all Submissions made by you, with or without notice, in its sole discretion.