Terms & Conditions

Effective Date: June 1, 2020, in force for www.13fishing.eu websites. 

By accessing the website at the domain name stated above, or any of the sub-sites within (the “Website”), you agree to the following Terms and Conditions of Use. If you do not agree to these Terms & Conditions of Use, you may not access or use the Website. In these Terms & Conditions of Use, “Rapala” refers to Rapala VMC Corporation, a Finnish publicly listed corporation with a Finnish business ID 1016238-8.

Rapala’s contact information:

Address: Rapala VMC Corporation, Mäkelänkatu 91, 00610 Helsinki, Finland

Email: info[a]rapala.fi

Rapala reserves the right to change or modify the content of the Website, including these Terms & Conditions of Use at any time without any notice.

Please also review the Website Privacy Policy, as it contains important information regarding your personal information. Rapala’s Website Privacy Policy is incorporated into these Terms & Conditions of Use.               

PERMITTED USE OF THE WEBSITE

You may display and use the Website and the materials within solely for your own personal, non-commercial use. You do not acquire any ownership rights or license in the Website or any portions of its content.

As part of your own personal, non-commercial use, you agree not to remove the copyright and/or other proprietary notices placed on any content. Further you agree not to modify, publish, reproduce, duplicate, recreate, upload, download, post, display, perform, transmit, distribute, assign, license, lease, transfer, sell, use to create derivative works or otherwise exploit the Website or the content of the Website (in whole or in part) for any purpose. Rapala or its affiliates reserve all rights in the Website and its contents not granted to you. Your use of the Website does not give you any right to use any of the logos, trademarks, service marks, or other indicators of origin appearing on the Website.

Rapala does not allow unauthorized access into the Website such as, but not limited to, hacking, overburdening or manipulation of URLs which are strictly forbidden. Your use of the Website must be in accordance with all applicable laws.

You agree to indemnify Rapala and/or its affiliates and their officers, directors, employees, agents, distributors, partners and affiliates from and against any and all third-party claims, demands, liabilities, costs, or expenses, including without limitation reasonable attorney fees that arise from your misuse of the Website, including, but not limited to, your violation of these Terms & Conditions of Use.

COPYRIGHTS AND TRADEMARKS

The content of the Website are copyright ©, the year of the content publication, Rapala or its affiliates.  

The trademark “13 Fishing®” and all other 13 Fishing trademarks, including but not limited to 13 Fishing logos, product names and tradenames, whether registered or not, are trademarks of DQC International, Corp. (“DQC”), an affiliate of Rapala VMC Corporation. All other trademarks of Rapala, including but not limited to Rapala logos, product names and tradenames, whether registered or not, are trademarks of Rapala or its affiliates. Access to the Website does not construe any kind of license or other right to use any marks without prior written consent of DQC or Rapala.   

Rapala reserves all rights in the Website and its contents not expressly granted in these Terms and Conditions of Use to you.

DISCLAIMER AND LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

The Website is provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis. Rapala makes no representations or warranties of any kind as to the operation of the Website or the content of the Website. To the full extent permissible by applicable law, Rapala disclaims all warranties, express or implied, in relation to the availability, accuracy, reliability or content of the Website.

In the limits of applicable laws Rapala or its affiliates will not be liable for any damages of any kind arising from the use, or inability to use, or the content, of the Website, including, but not limited to direct, indirect, incidental or consequential damages, any lost profits, business interruption, even if Rapala or its affiliates are expressly advised of the possibility of such damages.

LINKED SITES    

Rapala takes no responsibility for any content available at a website linked to on Rapala’s Website and that has been created and published by a party other than Rapala or its affiliates.

PROMOTIONS

In addition to these Terms & Conditions of Use, any promotions made available through the Website are subject to the specific rules provided in connection with the concerned promotion. If you participate in any promotions, please review the applicable rules, as well as the Website Privacy Policy.

YOUR SUBMISSIONS

In your use of the Website, you shall not submit, post or transmit any unlawful, threatening, libelous, defamatory, obscene, inflammatory, pornographic or profane material or any material that could constitute or encourage conduct that would be considered a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability, or would otherwise violate applicable law or otherwise unfit for publication. You are responsible for any content you submit and submission are at your own risk. It is a condition of your use of the Website that all the information you provide is correct, current, and complete.

By submitting you agree that you own any material or have the unlimited right to provide it to us and consequently Rapala may publish this material freely. You agree not to take action against Rapala in relation to the material that you have submitted.

Any information or material sent to us through the Website, by email or other means, will be deemed NOT to be confidential. By sending Rapala any such information or material, you grant Rapala an unrestricted, irrevocable license to copy, reproduce, publish, upload, post, transmit, distribute, publicly display, perform, modify, create derivative works from, transfer and otherwise freely use those materials or information subject to Website Privacy Policy.  

To avoid possible confusion or misunderstanding as to the origin of an idea, Rapala does not accept new product ideas or product modification submissions.

QUESTIONS?

If you have any questions or concerns, please email us info[a]rapala.fi.