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The content below is a sample of the content identified at a specific date by the HONcode team that justifies the respect of the eight ethical principles.
In the context of these terms and conditions, the following words shall have the following meanings:
"The Encephalitis Society" means:
The Encephalitis Society in the UK, a registered charity (no: 1087843) in England and Wales,and a company limited by guarantee (company no: 04189027), having its registered office at 32 Castlegate, Malton, YO17 7DT
“the Website” means any website under the ownership or control of The Encephalitis Society from which a link has been created to these terms and conditions;
“the Material” means all of the information, data, text, graphics, links or computer code published on, contained or available on the Website;
"User" means the individual, firm, company or organisation accessing this website.
Applicable terms and conditions
The Website is owned by the Encephalitis Society and any use made of this site (including registrations and donations made via the Website), are subject to these terms and conditions. The Encephalitis Society may, at its sole discretion, modify or revise these terms and conditions at any time by updating the text of this page.
Use of the Website
Anyone is entitled to view any non-password protected parts of the Website and to use for their own purposes the information contained therein, provided:
3.1 it is used for information purposes only, for reproduction for personal use only and not for reproduction on any other website or for commercial gain.
3.2 any links created to the Website are notified to and approved by the Encephalitis Society before they are created.
3.3 no part of the Website is copied, stored in a retrieval system, or transmitted in any form or by any means to any third party without the written permission of the Encephalitis Society.
Copyright and trade marks
4.1 Copyright in the Material is owned by The Encephalitis Society or its content suppliers. Unauthorised use of the Material including reproduction, storage, modification, distribution or republication without the prior written consent of The Encephalitis Society or, where applicable, the respective copyright owner(s) is prohibited.
4.2 The names and logos of the Encephalitis Society and all related product and service names, designs marks and slogans are the trade names, service marks or trade marks of the Encephalitis Society and may not be used without the prior consent of the Encephalitis Society.
4.3 All works in the nature of databases attract database rights.
The website is intended to provide general information only and, as such, should not be considered as a substitute for advice covering any specific situation. Users should seek appropriate advice before taking or refraining from taking any action in reliance on any information contained in this website
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This principle is not applicable to this site
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We do not display advertising banners and do not host any other form of advertisement.
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The Health On the Net (HON) certificate guarantees that this website complies with the eight principles of the HON Foundation's Code of Conduct at the date indicated above. The persons responsible for the site commit to maintaining its compliance with the HONcode principles for the duration of the site’s certification.
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