Terms and Conditions
The use of this web site constitutes agreement with the following terms and conditions:
The Union for International Cancer Control (UICC) maintains this website (the “Site”) as a courtesy to those who may choose to access the Site (“Users”). The information presented herein is for informative purposes only. UICC grants permission to Users to visit the Site and to download and copy the information, documents and materials (collectively, “Materials”) from the Site for the User’s personal, non-commercial use, without any right to resell or redistribute them or to compile or create derivative works therefrom, subject to the terms and conditions outlined below, and also subject to more specific restrictions that may apply to specific Material within this Site.
The Union for International Cancer Control (UICC) administers this Site. All Material on this Site from the Union for International Cancer Control (UICC) appears subject to the present Terms and Conditions.
Unless expressly stated otherwise, the findings, interpretations and conclusions expressed in the Materials on this Site do not necessarily represent the views of UICC, its member organizations or partners.
While the Union for International Cancer Control (UICC) endeavours to provide accurate material on its website, it gives no warranty concerning the accuracy of the material provided by this service. Users should refer to the originating bodies or sources of the documents for confirmation of the accuracy of the material.
The Union for International Cancer Control (UICC) provides hypertext links to a number of external sites, but does not accept responsibility for material on these external sites.
The user of the link is responsible for the downloading of any linked material and/or any fees or charges incurred by the downloading of this material. Downloading of images and/or text without the permission of the copyright owner may breach international copyright laws.
The Union for International Cancer Control (UICC) will have no responsibility or liability in relation to any loss or damage which you incur, including damage to your software or hardware, arising from your use of or access to this site.
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Under the ' Creative Commons Public License' you are free:
- to copy, distribute, display, and perform the work
- to make derivative works
Under the following conditions:
- Attribution. You must give the original author credit.
- Non-Commercial. You may not use this work for commercial purposes.
- Share Alike. If you alter, transform, or build upon this work, you may distribute the resulting work only under a license identical to this one.
- For any reuse or distribution, you must make clear to others the license terms of this work.
- Any of these conditions can be waived if you get permission from the copyright holder.
All trademarks, brand names, product names and titles and copyrights used in this site are trademarks, brand names or copyrights of their respective holders. They are protected by International Law through Intellectual Property Protection Treaties and must not be used or reproduced without express permission. For more information visit the Brand Protection page.
The Union for International Cancer Control (UICC) reserves its exclusive right in its sole discretion to alter, limit or discontinue the Site or any Materials in any respect. The Union for International Cancer Control (UICC) shall have no obligation to take the needs of any User into consideration in connection therewith.
The Union for International Cancer Control (UICC) reserves the right to deny in its sole discretion any user access to this Site or any portion thereof without notice.
No waiver by the Union for International Cancer Control (UICC) of any provision of these Terms and Conditions shall be binding except as set forth in writing and signed by its duly authorised representative.
Unless otherwise noted, information on this site may be freely reproduced by UICC member organisations, with credit given to this source. Others may request permission to use the material.
Union for International Cancer Control (UICC) (the "Organisation" or "we")
Federal Trade Register No. CH-660.0.460.006-9
ORGANISATION LOCATION: 62, route de Frontenex, 1207 Geneva – Switzerland
JURISDICTION: Canton of Geneva, Switzerland
Mail: Union for International Cancer Control (UICC) 62, route de Frontenex, 1207 Geneva – Switzerland
Telephone: +41 22 809 18 11
CONDITIONAL USE OF THIS SITE AND/OR APP:
Your use of this Site is also subject to the Terms and Conditions posted on this Site ("Terms and Conditions").
COLLECTION OF YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION:
USE OF YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION:
We may use your personal information as follows:
- To respond to your questions and requests, to provide you with access to certain areas and features and to communicate with you about your activities on this website.
- To share it with our Related Parties as required to perform functions on our behalf in connection with the Site (such as administration of the website or other features on it, data analysis or customer services etc.). To do so, it may be necessary for us to transmit your personal information to outside the above Jurisdiction and you agree to this transfer. Further use or disclosure of the information by them for other purposes is not permitted.
- To provide you with information from us or our Related Parties*.
- * However, at the point of collection of your information we will provide you either an "opt in" or "opt-out" mechanism depending on the requirements of the Site's Jurisdiction and the Site. An "opt-in" mechanism will provide you the opportunity to positively indicate that you would like or do not object to our sending you such further communications and we will not send you any unless you have "opted-in". An "opt-out" mechanism will provide you the opportunity to indicate that you do not want us to send you such further communications, and if you "opt-out" we will not send you any.
* Either way, opting-in or opting-out will be up to you and, in addition, if you do not want us to use your personal information for a particular purpose or disclose it to a third party, you may "opt out" at any time by contacting us as provided above.
* Specific opt-outs may also be provided at the point of collection or along with the communications to you.
* Please note though, by opting-out, you may not be able to participate in certain activities on the Site.
- For other purposes set out when your information is collected or in any additional terms and conditions applicable to the particular feature of the Site.
- For disclosures required by law, regulation or court order.
- For the purpose of or in connection with legal proceedings or necessary for establishing, defending or exercising legal rights.
- In an emergency to protect the health or safety of Site users or the general public or in the interests of national security.
Except as provided in herein, we will not provide any of your personal information to any third parties without your specific consent.
CHECKING YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION:
If you wish to verify, correct, access or update any of your personal information collected through this Site, contact us at the above "Contact" address, telephone number or e-mail.
We take the protection of children's privacy seriously. We operate this website in compliance with all applicable laws in the above Jurisdiction. Children under the age referred to below for the appropriate Jurisdiction for the Site should have a parent/guardian's consent before providing any personal information to the website. We will not, as provided by applicable law, require or request children under this age to provide more personal information than is reasonably necessary to participate in the applicable activity on the Site. If we determine upon collection that a user is under this age, we will not use or maintain his/her personal information without the parent/guardian's consent. Without such consent, though, the child may not be able to participate in certain activities. However, in certain circumstances, we may maintain and use such information (in accordance with the rest of this Policy and applicable law) in order to notify and obtain consent from the parent/guardian and for certain safety, security, liability and other purposes permitted under applicable law. A parent/ guardian can review, remove, change or refuse further collection or use of their child's personal information by contacting us as provided above (include child's name, address and e-mail address).
Site's Jurisdiction/Applicable Age: Under 13 years of age.
COLLECTION OF ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:
Occasionally, when you connect to our Site we may use "cookie" technology and IP addresses to automatically collect certain technical non-personally identifiable information. This might include the your type of Internet Browser or computer, the domain name of your Internet Service Provider, number of page visits and the character and duration of such visits. We also track the number of visitors to our website in an aggregate form. Personally identifiable information is not extracted in this process. This information helps us keep our website fresh and interesting to our visitors and tailor content to a visitor's interests. We may discloser certain non-personally identifiable information to potential partners, or other third parties, but we will not disclose any personally identifiable information, except as provided in this Policy. You may set your computer browser to disable cookies or to alert you when cookies are being sent. If you disable cookies, we may be unable to optimise your visit to our website and certain features may not be available.
SECURITY OF YOUR INFORMATION:
We use certain reasonable security measures to help protect information you send to this Site. However, we cannot guarantee the security of such information. To the fullest extent permitted by law, we disclaim all liability and responsibility for any Damages you may suffer due to any loss, unauthorized access, misuse or alteration of any information you submit to this website.
This Site may contain links to other web sites that we do not own or operate. We do not control, recommend or endorse and are not responsible for these sites or their content, products, services or privacy policies. Downloading material from certain sites may risk infringing intellectual property rights or introducing viruses into your system. You should note when you leave this Site and read the privacy policies and terms of these other sites. You should also independently assess the authenticity of any website which appears or claims that it is one of our sites (including those linked to through an email).
Jurisdiction: We control and operate the Site from the above Organisation Location (regardless of where hosting servers are located). All matters relating to the Site are governed by the laws of the above Jurisdiction, without reference to conflict or choice of law principles. You agree that jurisdiction and venue for any legal proceeding relating to the Site shall be in appropriate courts located in the above Jurisdiction. We do not warrant or imply that the Site or materials on it are appropriate for use outside of the above Country. The information set forth in this Site concerning any products or services is applicable only in the Jurisdiction, and these products or services may not be available in all locations. If you are located outside of this Country, you are solely responsible for compliance with any applicable local laws.
Severability: If for any reason, any provision herein is found void or unenforceable, it will be severed to the extent void or unenforceable and the remaining provisions will continue in full force and effect.
Definitions/Interpretation: As used herein:
"Damages" means any and all direct, special, indirect, consequential or punitive loss or other damages of any kind (whether in contract, including fundamental breach, tort, including negligence, or otherwise).
"including" means "including, but not limited to".
"materials sent to the Site" (and "materials you send to the Site" and other like terms) means anything emailed, uploaded, posted or otherwise transmitted or sent to the Site (whether information, text, material, data or code or other) by you or another user.
"Related Parties" means all of our parent, subsidiary and affiliated companies, Site Developers and other promotional partners.
"Site Developer" means any party involved in creating, producing, delivering or maintaining the Site.
"use of this Site" (and "using" and other like terms) means "any and all use of the Site of any kind whatsoever, including access to, browsing of, reviewing, posting of, transmitting, reviewing, downloading, and other using the Site or any material on the Site."
Please note, we may change information on this Site and/or this Policy, at any time without notice. You should regularly review this Policy for any changes. Any changes will be effective immediately upon the posting of the revised Policy on this Site. By continuing to use the Site, you agree to any changes, and by providing continued access to the Site we are providing you consideration for agreement to such changes.
Contact Us: If you have any questions or comments regarding this Site, please contact us at the above "Contact" address, telephone number or e-mail.