Terms of Use


These Terms of Use govern the use of the website https://editorial.upce.cz (“Website”). This includes any updates or releases thereof. By using the website, you are legally bound by and hereby consent to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. These Terms of Use form a contract between University of Pardubice, Studentska 95, 53210 Pardubice, Czech Republic, VAT CZ00216275 (“University of Pardubice”) and you as the user (“User”). These Terms of Use shall be governed by and construed in accordance with Czech law.


Unless otherwise stated, the website and affiliated online services are the property of University of Pardubice and the copyright of the website belongs to University of Pardubice or its licensors. You may not copy, hack or modify the website or online services, or falsely claim that some other site is associated with University of Pardubice. If any system vulnerability is found, you are committed to promptly report this issue.


Unless otherwise stated, articles published on the Website are labelled as “Open Access” and licensed by the respective authors in accordance with the Creative Commons Attribution (CC-BY 4.0) license. The “Open Access” license allows for unlimited distribution and reuse if appropriate credit is given to the original source and any changes made compared to the original are indicated.


You may register or otherwise create a user account, user name or password (your “Registration”) that allows you to access or receive certain content and/or to participate or utilize certain features of our online service, including features in which you interact with us or other users. You represent and warrant that the information provided in your registration is accurate to the best of your knowledge. You are responsible for the use of any password you create as part of your registration and for maintaining its confidentiality, and you agree that University of Pardubice may use this password to identify you. We reserve the right to deny, terminate or restrict your access to any content or feature reached via such registration process for any reason, at our sole discretion. University of Pardubice reserves the right to block or to terminate the User’s access to the website at any time and without prior notice.


The Website and online services may provide links to other websites or external resources. As part of these Terms of Use, you acknowledge that University of Pardubice is not responsible for the availability of such external sites or resources, and that University of Pardubice is not liable for any content, services, advertising, or materials available from such external sites or resources.


The website may contain advertising. University of Pardubice does not endorse any responsibility of any kind for the content of the advertisement or sponsorship or the advertised product or service, which is the responsibility of the advertiser or sponsor, unless the advertised product or service is offered by University of Pardubice.


There is no warranty for the website and its content, to the extent permitted by applicable law. University of Pardubice, the copyright holders and/or other parties provide the website and its content “as is” without representations or warranties of any kind, either expressed or implied, including, but not limited to, the implied warranties of merchantability, satisfactory quality and fitness for a particular purpose relating to this website, its content or any to which it is linked. No representations or warranties are given as to the accuracy or completeness of the information provided on this website, or any website to which it is linked.


In no event, unless required by applicable law shall University of Pardubice, its employees, agents, suppliers, contractors or any other party, be liable to the User for any damages of any nature, including any general, special, incidental or consequential damages, loss, cost, claim or any expense of any kind arising out of the use, inability to access, or in connection with the use of the website, its content and information, even if the User has been advised of the possibility of such damages.


University of Pardubice reserves the right to change these Terms of Use at any time by posting changes to this page of the website without prior notice. Please check these Terms of Use periodically for any modifications. If you disagree with the terms, you have the option to deactivate your account. Your continued use of the website and/or affiliated online services following the posting of any changes will mean that you have accepted and agreed to the changes.


The Czech Republic shall be the place of jurisdiction for all legal disputes arising of these Terms of Use, even if the User has her/his domicile outside of the Czech Republic.


The relationship between the University of Pardubice and the User is governed by Czech law and both parties expressly agree that Czech law shall apply exclusively.


Should any provisions of the Terms of Use be found invalid, this shall not affect the validity of the remaining provisions. In any such case, the contracting parties shall negotiate on the invalid clause to substitute by a valid arrangement as close as possible to the original provision


These Terms of Use were last updated on 1 March 2019