Terms of Use

This website is owned and operated by the European Parkinson’s Disease Association (“EPDA“), a charitable organisation registered in Bruxelles (Numéro de l’association: 8727/2000, No TVA ou no entreprise: 465299201).

For the purposes of these Terms and Conditions “We“, “Our” and “Us” refers to the EPDA.

The material contained within the website includes copyrighted animations, photographs, images, videos, text, music, and sounds (collectively, the “Content”).

The “Site” refers to the website, its content, design, organisation, layout and functions.

The terms and conditions and the use of the Site shall be governed and construed in accordance with the laws of England and Wales and the parties hereto submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts in all disputes arising out of or relating to the Site and/or any transactions made on the Site, or these Terms and Conditions.

However, some of the information in the pages contained in this website may not be accessed from certain jurisdictions and no representation or warranty is made as to whether the information available in this website complies with the regulatory regime of countries other than the United Kingdom.

Your access to and use of this Site and/or the media on which it is stored is subject to the following terms and conditions and all applicable laws. By accessing and browsing this Site, you accept, without limitation or qualification, these Terms and Conditions (the “Terms of Use“) and acknowledge that any prior agreements, written or oral, between you and the EPDA are superseded and of no force or effect. If these Terms and Conditions are not accepted in full, the use of this site must be terminated immediately.

Furthermore, your use of this Site warrants to Us that you will not use the Site, the Content or any part thereof for any purpose that is in contravention of any applicable law or regulation or in a manner that will infringe the copyright, trademarks, service marks or other intellectual property rights of third parties or violate the privacy, publicity or other personal rights of others or in any defamatory, obscene, threatening, abusive or hateful manner.

You agree to use this Site only for lawful purposes and in a manner which does not infringe the rights or restrict or inhibit the use and enjoyment of the site by any third party.

The website is provided on an ‘as is’ basis and no warranty is given that the Site will be accessible by any particular browser, operating system or device.

Access to this site is permitted on a temporary basis, and We reserve the right to withdraw or amend the service We provide on our site without notice. We will not be liable if for any reason our site is unavailable at any time or for any period.

The EPDA may, at its sole discretion, modify or revise these terms at any time by posting changes online and without notice. Your continued use of this Site after changes are posted constitutes your acceptance of this agreement as modified. You are bound by any such revisions and should therefore periodically visit this page to review the then current Terms of Use to which you are bound.

Any failure of the EPDA to exercise or enforce any of its rights under these Terms of Use shall not be deemed to be a waiver of any such rights or operate so as to bar the subsequent exercise or enforcement or any such rights. The invalidity or unenforceability of any provision of these Terms of Use will not affect the validity or enforceability of any other provision of these Terms of Use.

Links to other websites

The Site contains links to websites operated by parties other than the EPDA and links to publications located on external websites. Such links are provided by Us for your convenience only.

Links to third-party sites does not imply any endorsement of the material on such websites or the activities or views of that organisation or any association with their operators and We are not responsible for the information, material, products or services contained on or accessible through those websites. Your access and use of such websites remains solely at your own risk and without Our permission.

EPDA is a participant in the Amazon Europe S.à r.l. Associates Programme, an affiliate advertising programme designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to Amazon.co.uk.

By making use of any such links, you understand that the legal statement and privacy policy of the linked site will apply and which may be different from those of the EPDA.

You may only link to this website with Our express written permission. We expressly reserve the right to withdraw Our consent at any time to a link which in Our sole opinion is inappropriate or controversial.

EPDA RSS feeds

The EPDA RSS feeds are made available by the EPDA on an “as is” and “as available” basis and the EPDA gives no warranty of any kind in relation to the its content or availability.
You may not use the EPDA RSS feeds or display any EPDA content on any Site that is a web site that EPDA considers offensive, incites prejudice or discrimination, is misleading, pornographic, defamatory or infringes individual privacy.

You may not directly or indirectly suggest any endorsement or approval by the EPDA of your Site or any non-EPDA entity, product or content or any views expressed within your site or service.

Proprietary rights

All trade marks, copyright, database rights and other intellectual property rights in the materials on this Site (as well as the organisation and layout of this Site) are owned either directly by Us, by our Content suppliers or by Our licensors.

Without Our prior written permission, you may not copy, modify, alter, publish, broadcast, distribute, sell or transfer any material on this Site in whole or in part. However, the content of this website may be downloaded, printed or copied for your personal non-commercial use.

Nothing contained herein shall be construed as conferring any licence or transfer of title or intellectual property rights to you by Us or any third party.

All works in the nature of databases attract database rights.

Some documents and photos have been published on this Site with the permission of the relevant copyright owners (who are not EPDA). All rights are reserved on these documents and permission to copy them must be requested from the copyright owners (the sources are indicated within these documents/photographs).

Many of the images used within the Site feature images of people, animals and places. Models have been used in many of the pictures and no inference should be made as to their personal state of wellbeing or to their having any past, present or future relationship or communication with the EPDA, its employees, directors and officers or third party.

Furthermore, the EPDA make no representation or warranty as to your right to use any individual’s name, likeness, and/or image appearing in the Content without first obtaining appropriate rights from such individual.

You may not use photos or images of people or identifiable entities in any manner that suggests the endorsement or association of any product or service or in connection with any pornographic or immoral materials.

Any communication or material that you transmit to or post on any public area of the Site, including any data, questions, comments, suggestions or the like, is and will be treated as non-confidential and non-proprietary information. Anything you transmit or post becomes the property of EPDA or its affiliates and may, at Our sole discretion, be used for any purpose, including, but not limited to, reproduction, disclosure, transmission, publication, broadcast and posting.

Furthermore, EPDA is free to use any ideas, concepts, know-how or techniques contained in any communication you send to the Site for any purpose whatsoever including, but not limited to, developing, manufacturing and marketing products using such information.


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