Terms and conditions

De informatie op deze website is met de grootst mogelijke zorg en aandacht samengesteld door experts uit verschillende disciplines. Bij het samenstellen van de informatie is rekening gehouden met de geldende wet- en regelgeving en ethische kaders, en de interpretatie daarvan door de organisaties die bijdragen aan de ELSI Servicedesk. Ondanks deze zorg en aandacht voor de verstrekte informatie kan deze onvolledig of onjuist zijn. Het ELSI kernteam en de organisaties die bijdragen aan de ELSI Servicedesk aanvaarden geen aansprakelijkheid voor de informatie en het gebruik daarvan.

De ELSI Servicedesk is niet verantwoordelijk noch aansprakelijk voor de onvolledigheid of onjuistheid van de teksten waarnaar wordt verwezen. De ELSI Servicedesk stelt u enkel, in het kader van de transparantie, in kennis van het bestaan van de informatie. De ELSI Servicedesk doet daarmee geen uitspraak over de juistheid en waarde van de informatie.


This website is published by Stichting Lygature (“Lygature”) on behalf of the ELSI Servicedesk. These terms and conditions of use (“Terms of Use”) apply to all visits to and use of this ELSI Servicedesk website, as well as to all information, recommendations and/or  services provided to you on or through this website (the “Information”).

Information and Liability
The information is for general information purposes only and does not constitute advice. Lygature will not be liable for any damages resulting from the use of (or inability to use) the website, including damages caused by viruses or any incorrectness or incompleteness of the information, unless such damage is the result of any willful misconduct or from gross negligence on the part of Lygature. Lygature will further not be liable for damages resulting from the use of electronic means of communication, including – but not limited to – damages resulting from failure or delay in delivery of electronic communications, interception or manipulation of electronic communications by third parties or by computer programs used for electronic communications and transmission of viruses.

Linked Sites
This website provides links to external internet sites. Lygature will not be liable for the use or the content of internet sites that link to this site or which are linked from it. Our Privacy Policy does not apply to any collection and processing of your personal data on or through such other external sites.

Intellectual Property
All rights to this website and the Information, including copyrights and other intellectual property rights, are owned by Lygature or licensed to it by the rights’ owner(s). Users are permitted to read the website and the Information and make copies for their own personal use, for example by printing or storing it. All other use of the website or the Information, for example the storage or reproduction of (a part of) the ELSI Servicedesk website in any external internet site or the creation of links, hypertext links or deeplinks between the ELSI Servicedesk website and any other internet site, is prohibited without the express written consent of Lygature.

In the event you post unsolicited ideas and/or materials, whether consisting of texts, images, sounds, software, information or otherwise (the “Materials”) on this website or send these to Lygature or the ELSI Servicedesk by e-mail or otherwise, Lygature will be entitled to use, copy and/or commercially exploit such materials to the fullest extent and free of charge and Lygature will not be bound by any confidentiality obligation in respect of such materials. You hereby indemnify and hold Lygature harmless from and against all actions, claims and liabilities, suffered, incurred or sustained by Lygature as a result of the use and/or exploitation of the materials infringing the (intellectual property) rights of any third party or otherwise being unlawful towards a third party.

Cookies
This site uses ‘cookies’ to analyze site traffic. Information about your use of the site will be transmitted to Google Inc. in the United States and stored by them. IP-anonymization is active on this website, and your IP address will usually be truncated within the European Union or the European Economic Area. In exceptional cases, the whole IP address will be passed to a Google server in the United States and truncated there. You can refuse the use of cookies via settings on your internet browser. For details of how cookies are used, see our Cookies policy.

Complaints
If you have a question or complaint about this website, please contact Lygature (info@lygature.org).

Applicable Law and Jurisdiction
These Terms of Use will be exclusively governed by Dutch law. All disputes arising in connection with these Terms of Use, including disputes concerning the existence and validity thereof, will be resolved by the competent courts of The Hague.