DISCLAIMER

 

Please read this agreement carefully before accessing the website. By accessing the site, you agree to be bound by terms and conditions below.

 

NO MEDICAL ADVICE

The information posted here by the Hong Kong Epilepsy Society Ltd (“HKES”) or any third party should not be considered medical advice and is not intended to replace consultation with qualified clinicians. HKES does not answer specific medical questions or make any referrals to medical professionals.

 

NO WARRANTIES.

The information provided on the website is based on “as is”, and “as available” without warranties of any kind. No oral advice or written information provided by HKES shall create a warranty; nor shall members or visitors to the site rely on such information or advice.

 

LIABILITY

The user assumes all responsibility and risk for the use of this web site and the Internet generally. Under no circumstances, including negligence, shall HKES or anyone else involved in creating or maintaining this web site be liable for any DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL or CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, or LOST PROFITS that result from the use or inability to use the web site and/or any other web sites which are linked to this site. Nor shall HKES be liable for any such damages including, but not limited to, reliance by a member or visitor on any information obtained via the web site; or that result from mistakes, omissions, interruptions, deletion of files, viruses, errors, defects, or any failure of performance, communications failure, theft, destruction or unauthorized access.

 

ONLINE CONDUCT

Members and visitors agree to use the web site only for lawful purposes and are prohibited from posting on the web site any material which violates or infringes in any way upon any intellectual property rights, proprietary rights or confidentiality obligations of others; which is unlawful, harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, defamatory or obscene material of any kind, including, but not limited to, any material which encourages conduct that would constitute a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability or otherwise violate any applicable local or international law

 

THIRD PARTY CONTENT

HKES are DISTRIBUTORS (NOT PUBLISHERS) of the content supplied by members, visitors and other third parties. Accordingly, HKES Society has no more editorial control over this content than does a public library. Any opinions, advice, statements, services, offers or other information or content made available by members, visitors and other third parties are those of the respective author(s) and HKES is not responsible for any material posted by third parties. HKES cannot and does not endorse it in any way, nor do they vouch for its accuracy or usefulness. Furthermore, HKES expressly disclaims any liability associated with material posted by third parties.

DISCLAIMER OF ENDORSEMENT

Reference to any products, services, hypertext link to the third parties or other information by trade name, trademark, supplier or otherwise does not necessarily constitute or imply its endorsement, sponsorship or recommendation by HKES.

 

INFORAMTION SUBJECT TO CHANGE

Any information on this website may include technical inaccuracies or typographical errors. Furthermore, the information may change from time to time without any notice.

 

INTECTTEUAL PROPERTY

All information, data, text, music, sound, photographs, graphics, software, video, messages or other materials displayed on or available through this website (collectively the “Content”) are HKES’s properties or are licensed to HKES and are protected by copyright, trademarks, service marks, patents or other proprietary rights and laws. HKES and/or its licensors own copyright in the selection, co-ordination, arrangement and enhancement of such Content, as well as in the content original to it. You may only download and print the Content for the use specified herein or for your personal and non-commercial use. You have no rights in or to the Content.

 

LAW & JURISDICTION

These terms and conditions and all matters relating to your access to, and use of information on this website shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Hong Kong and you agree to submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the Hong Kong courts.

 

WAIVER

HKES’s failure at any time to require performance of any provision of these terms and conditions or to exercise any right provided for herein shall not be deemed a waiver of such provision or such right. All waivers by HKES must be in writing. Unless the written waiver contains an express statement to the contrary, no waiver by HKES of any breach of any provision of these terms and conditions or of any right provided for herein shall be construed as a waiver of any continuing or succeeding breach of such provision, a waiver of the provision itself, or a waiver of any right under these terms and conditions.

 

These Notices are subject to change without notice.