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In accordance with legal provisions, the University of Bern treats the accuracy and updating of the information on its pages as a priority. However, it does not assume liability for the up-to-dateness, accuracy, completeness and quality of the provided information. It reserves the right to amend or remove the information at any time and without prior notice.

The University of Bern will not assume liability for any material or immaterial damages resulting from the access to or use or non-use of the published information, due to abuse of the connection or due to technical failures.

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