Terms and Conditions

These terms and conditions apply to the International League of Dermatological Societies (ILDS), and its trading and other associated companies where applicable.

  1. Please read these terms carefully before using this website (“Site”). Your use of this Site constitutes acceptance of these terms and conditions, which take effect on the first day of use of this Site.
  2. The ILDS reserves the right to change these terms and conditions by posting the changes online. Your continued use of this Site after changes are posted constitutes your acceptance of this agreement as modified.
  3. These terms and conditions apply to any site under the control of ILDS and from which a link has been created to these terms and conditions.
  4. Copyright in the material is owned by the ILDS. The ILDS have made every effort to gain copyright for all written material on this Site. Any person who owns the copyright for material published on this Site, please contact us.
  5. Unauthorised use of the material including reproduction, storage, modification, distribution or publication without the prior written consent of the ILDSor, where applicable, the respective copyright owner(s) is prohibited. Documents (including information, images, photos, logos, names and icons without the prior written permission of the copyright holders on this Site may not be downloaded, altered or adapted for any purpose except for personal, non-commercial use. Should the ILDS receive any complaint with regard to third party material on this Site, it will review the matter and remove material at its sole discretion. The ILDS will have no further liability to either party in such instance.
  6. Materials on this Site are provided for the purposes of information or reporting only and should not be relied upon. Independent advice should be sought on financial, legal and medical matters.
  7. The ILDS logo is registered under No. UK00003269375 of the Trade Marks Act 1994 of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.
  8. A licence is required to use Intellectual Property of the ILDS name and logo. The ILDS shall consider such requests at its sole discretion. To request a licence contact us.
  9. Links to third party websites on this Site are provided solely as a convenience to you. The ILDS is responsible for the contents or the reliability of linked third-party websites, either to or from the ILDS Site, and does not necessarily endorse the views expressed within them. If you decide to access any of the third party websites linked to this Site, you do so entirely at your own risk. Any website wanting to create a link to ILDS, or to request a link to be created to them, must contact us.
  10. If there is a conflict between these Terms and Conditions and/or specific terms of use appearing on this Site relating to specific material then the latter shall prevail.
  11. You agree to use this Site only for lawful purposes, and in a manner which does not infringe the rights of, restrict, or inhibit the use and enjoyment of this Site by any third party. Such restriction and inhibition includes, without limitation, conduct which is unlawful or which may harass or cause distress or inconvenience to any person, the transmission of obscene or offensive material or disruption of normal flow of dialogue within this Site.
  12. Where you are able to submit any contribution to this Site you agree, by submitting your contribution, to grant the ILDS a perpetual, royalty-free, non-exclusive, sub-licenseable right and license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, perform, play, and exercise all copyright and publicity rights with respect to your contribution worldwide and/or to incorporate your contribution in other works in any media now known or later developed for the full term of any rights that may exist in your contribution. If you do not want to grant ILDS the rights set out above, please do not submit your contribution to the ILDS.
  13. By submitting your contribution to the ILDS you warrant that your contribution is your own original work and that you have the right to make it available to the ILDS for any or all of the purposes specified above. Furthermore, you warrant your contribution is not defamatory, does not infringe any law, you indemnify the ILDS against all legal fees, damages and other expenses that may be incurred by the ILDS as a result of your breach of the above warranty and waive any moral rights in your contribution for the purposes of its submission to and publication on the Site and the purposes specified above.
  14. The ILDS has the right to remove any material or posting you make on this Site at its discretion.
  15. You may download certain ILDS apps (“Apps”) either from ILDS Site or from third party app stores or shops. All of these terms apply to the maximum extent relevant to your use of the Apps (and in particular, the terms of section 12 and 13 apply where you submit user content to the ILDS Site). In addition to the limitations on our liability set out in Section 18 and 19, we shall not be liable for any damage caused to or interference with any equipment or other Apps or content of any description.
  16. ILDS Membership Application processing. Membership applications are reviewed on a regular basis by the ILDS Membership Committee. Incomplete applications are not reviewed. The Committee makes a recommendation to the ILDS Board which then approves or rejects each membership application. Membership will become effective upon ILDS Board approval of the application and receipt of the first annual membership fee.
  17. If these Terms and Conditions are not accepted in full, the use of this Site must be terminated immediately.
  18. The ILDS do not accept liability for any damages whatsoever, including, without limitation, indirect or consequential damages, loss of profits, or any damages whatsoever arising out of, or in connection with the use or loss of use of this Site.
  19. While ILDS endeavours to ensure that the Site is available 24 hours a day, this is not guaranteed. ILDS does not warrant that the functions contained in the material in this Site will be uninterrupted or error free, that defects will be corrected, or that this Site or the server that makes it available are free of viruses or bugs. The ILDS may make changes to the materials on this Site, or to the information, products and prices described in them, at any time without notice. The materials on this Site may be out of date, and the ILDS make no commitment to update the Materials on this Site.
  20. These Terms and Conditions shall be governed and construed in accordance with the laws of England and Wales. Any disputes arising here shall be exclusively subject to the jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales.
  21. Any questions regarding the Site can be addressed by contacting us on info@ilds.org.