Policies and Disclaimers

Pema Karpo Website Policy

Pema Karpo Center, and/or any variations thereof, accepts no liability for any damages that may arise as a result of the use of any part(s) of this website. The information provided on this website has been carefully checked and is updated regularly. However, no guarantee can be given that all information displayed, at all times, is fully accurate and up-to-date. Writing and printing errors, availability and general errors can occur and are excepted. All statements are made without any legal guarantee.

External Links Policy

The liability for the content of external links solely lies with the content makers of those external link. Pema Karpo Center, and/or any variations thereof, does not accept any liability for the content and management of external links. Pema Karpo Center, and/or any variations thereof, does not accept any liability for any damages sustained by any user as a result of content found on external links.

Copyrights Policy

Texts and pictures (logo) of “Pema Karpo Centre” are copyright of “Pema Karpo Centre” and/or any variations thereof. The adoption and use of data (including, text, and images (logo)) for other purposes requires a written consent.

Pictures taken during seminar(s) by the participants may be used by us for advertising purposes if it is not expressly contradicted by the participant. We allowed the transfer of texts in data sets, which are intended solely for personal use. The adoption and use of data for other purposes requires a written consent.

Our website registered trademarks, trade names, and logos are property of Pema Karpo Centre.  Website template is the property of WordPress.com. Even if they may not be marked as such, the relevant statutory provisions apply.

Privacy Policy

To protect your privacy and personal rights and to comply with relevant data laws (GDPR), we hereby commit ourselves to handle your data for the purposes of internal use only. We do not hand over any data (whether electronic or non-electronic) to any third parties, without your explicit written consent. Under new data protection laws, you, as a data subject, have the following rights:

    • It is a mandatory requirement that we notify you, after becoming aware of data breach, where such data breach is likely to “result in a risk for the rights and freedoms of individuals”. We are required to notify our customers, the controllers, “without undue delay” after first becoming aware of a data breach.

    • It is your (data subject) right under GDPR to obtain confirmation from us (data controller) as to whether or not personal data concerning you (data subject) is being processed, where and for what purpose. Furthermore, we (data controller) shall provide a copy of the personal data, free of charge, in an electronic format.

    • It is your (data subject) right to have us (data controller) erase your personal data, cease further dissemination of the data, and potentially have third parties halt processing of the data. The conditions for erasure, as outlined in article 17, include the data no longer being relevant to original purposes for processing, or you (data subject) has withdrawing consent. It should also be noted that this right requires us (data controllers) to compare your (data subject) rights to “the public interest in the availability of the data” when considering such requests.

    • It is your (data subject) right to receive the personal data concerning  you – which you have previously provided in a ‘commonly use and machine readable format’ and have the right to transmit that data to another party (data controller).

Payments Policy

Pema Karpo Center accepts no liability for errors made by the payer (you) in regards to any payment made via the website. We have taken all reasonable steps to ensure errors are minimized and the payer is fully informed. Pema Karpo Centre utilises the PayPal payment platform, and once the payer has been successfully directed to PayPal payment platform, all liability for any payment made and/or any payment discrepancies, solely falls to the payer.

Pema Karpo Center reserves the legal right to collect any unpaid sums for any services that the payer has undertaken, using the legal channels at our disposal.

Pema Karpo Center will refund in full any services it has been unable to deliver, if; a) the payment for those services was made prior to the cancellation of such services, and b) if the payer is able to provide a proof of purchase.

Pema Karpo Canter, however, reserves the right not to refund any services if; a) the payer has implicitly cancelled such service, with no explicit notice given under the Cancellation Policy and/or Special Events Cancellation Policy, or b) the payer did not show up. Pema Karpo Center also reserves the right not to refund any payment made by the payer due to payer’s own careless mistakes.

Cancellation Policy

You must inform us of your cancellation 14 days prior to the service being delivered to be eligible for a full refund. If you cancel 7 days prior to service being delivered, you will be eligible for a 50% refund. If you cancel 3 days prior to service being delivered, you will be eligible for a 20% refund. For any cancellations made within 2 days or less, or there is no-show by the payer, you will not be eligible for any refund.

Special Events Cancellation Policy

You must inform us of your cancellation two (2) months prior to the event being delivered to be eligible for a full refund. If you cancel 4 weeks prior to the event being delivered, you will be eligible for a 50% refund. If you cancel 3 weeks prior to the event being delivered, you will be eligible for a 20% refund. For any cancellations made within 2 weeks or less prior to the event being delivered, or there is no-show by the payer, you will not be eligible for any refund.