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Legal & Disclaimer

1. The EFNS does not offer any medical advice through its website. The information provided here is solely for individual, non-commercial, education and understanding of the scientific issues involved.


2. Although the EFNS has taken reasonable care to ensure that the information, data and other material, when placed on its website, are error-free and up-to-date, the EFNS makes no express or implied warranty or representation as to the results to be obtained from the use of information, data or other material on its website. EFNS cannot be held liable for any damage or loss (including direct, indirect, consequential, special, economic and general loss) arising out of the use of its website including, without limitation, any information, data or other material thereon.


3. The EFNS does not

(a) make any warranty, express or implied, with respect to the use of links provided on its website; nor


(b) guarantee the accuracy, completeness, usefulness or adequacy of any resources, information, system, product or process available - at or through its website

4. The copyright on materials on this website may belong to the EFNS or others unless otherwise stated. All rights are reserved. The use of any materials supplied on the EFNS website is limited to viewing, downloading, temporary storing and printing for individual, non-commercial, purposes only. Unauthorized use including reproduction, copying, downloading, storing, broadcasting, transmitting or recording by any means in any form or through any media is strictly prohibited.


5. Reference at the EFNS Website to any specific commercial product, process or service by its trade name, trademark, manufacture or otherwise, does not constitute or imply its endorsement or recommendation by the EFNS. Any trademark reference belongs to its owner and the EFNS makes no claim as to its use or ownership.




Terms of Use

I. Acceptance of terms of use for this website

II. Your obligations and conduct

III. Sharing Your Content and Information

IV. Privacy and Safety

V. Definitions




2. The EFNS provide this website to you, your department, and any other entity on whose behalf you accept these terms (COLLECTIVELY “YOU”), subject to these terms. These terms are entered into by and between EFNS and YOU, and you accept them by registering and logging in on this website. If you do not agree to all of these terms, do not register and log in on this website.


1. In consideration of Your use of the website, You agree to: (a) provide accurate, current, and complete information about You as may be prompted by the registration form on the website; (b) maintain the security of your password and identification; (c) maintain and promptly update the registration data, and any information You provide to EFNS, to keep it accurate, current and complete. You have sole responsibility for adequate protection and backup of data and/or equipment used in connection with the website.

2. You are entirely responsible for all content that You upload, post or otherwise transmit via the website. You agree not to upload, post or otherwise transmit via the website content that: (a) is inaccurate, harmful, obscene, pornographic, defamatory, racist, violent, offensive, harassing, or otherwise objectionable to EFNS or other users of the website; (b) includes unauthorized disclosure of personal information; (c) violates or infringes anyone's intellectual property rights; or (d) contains software viruses or any other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunications equipment. EFNS reserves the right to edit or remove content that violates these Terms or that contains third-party commercial advertisements.

3. You agree that You will not use the website to: (a) transmit spam, bulk or unsolicited communications; (b) pretend to be EFNS or someone else, or spoof EFNS’ or someone else's identity; (c) forge headers or otherwise manipulate identifiers (including URLs) in order to disguise the origin of any content transmitted through the website; (d) misrepresent your affiliation with a person or entity; (e) disrupt the normal flow of dialogue or otherwise act in a manner that negatively affects other users' ability to use the website; (f) engage in activities that would violate any fiduciary relationship, any applicable local, state, national or international law, or any regulations having the force of law, including but not limited to attempting to compromise the security of any networked account or site, operating an illegal lottery or gambling operation, stalking, or making threats of harm; or (g) collect or store personal data about other users unless specifically authorized by such users.

4. Commercial activities, such as promotion of products, commercial advertisements, etc. must not be placed on the website. Users wishing to place ads on the EFNS website must contact EFNS Head Office.

5. Termination

If you violate the Terms, or otherwise create possible legal exposure for us, we can stop providing all or part of the website to you. We will generally try to notify you, but have no obligation to do so. You may also delete your account or disable your application at any time.


III. Sharing Your Content and Information

You own all of the content and information you post on the website, and You can control how You share Your content through your privacy and application settings.

When you delete personal content, it is deleted in a manner similar to emptying the recycle bin on a computer. However, you understand that removed content may persist in backup copies for a reasonable period of time (but will not be available to others).

IV. Privacy and Safety

1. Member and Non-Member (collectively: Member) Data Collection

The EFNS collects both member and non-member information from multiple sources including but not limited to membership applications, service on EFNS committees and EFNS Scietentis Panels, product purchaches, meeting attendance, CME activities, surveys, abstract and manuscript submittals, subscription requests, Registered Users of the website, charitable contributions, and training and certification organisations. The member and non-member data collected by the EFNS is the intellectual property of the EFNS.

2. Member contact information

Members of the EFNS may have access to member contact information. Member contact information may not be stored, reproduced or in any other manner provided to others or used for promotional purposes without the written permission of the EFNS. Members’ contact information may be used by the EFNS or its subsidiaries for informational and commercial purposes. Members may opt out of receiving commercial communications by informing the EFNS.

3. Members demographic information

All de-identified demographic information collected through survey responses, seminar attendance, product purchase, or other collection methods may be disclosed. Individual responses or personal information collected, such as educational background or practice profile, may be used by the EFNS and its subsidiaries but may not be disclosed to outside entities. Individual information may not be disclosed to other members unless needed for EFNS committee work.

4. EFNS Directory

EFNS Directories are distributed free-of-charge. The directory may not be sold, stored, reproduced, or in any other manner provided to others or used for promotional purposes without the express written permission of the EFNS.

5. Use of contact information for marketing

The EFNS may use any contact information to appropriately market services to its membership and customers. The EFNS may also disclose this information to EFNS subsidiaries. The EFNS will manage marketing so as not to inundate Members with marketing materials.

6. Limitation of Liability

In no event will the EFNS be liable to any party of any direct, indirect, incidental, special, exemplary or consequential damages of any type whatsoever related to or arising from this web site or any use of this web site, or of any site or resource linked to, referenced, or accessed through this website, or for the use or downloading of, or access to, any materials, information, products, or services, including, without limitation any lost profits, business interruption, lost savings or loss of programmes or other data.

V. Definitions

1. By "EFNS" we mean the European Federation of Neurological Societies.

2. By website we mean the features and services we make available through (a) our website (including sub-domains) (b) our Registered User area, (c) the e-education area.

3. By User area we mean all areas for which you have exclusive access by logging I with your username and password.

4. By "us," "we" and "our" we mean the EFNS.

5. By “post” we mean post on the website or otherwise make available to us.

6. By “use” we mean use, copy, publicly perform or display, distribute, modify, translate.