Legal disclaimer / Terms and conditions


1. Use of information
By accessing this website and any pages thereof (hereinafter referred to as the "Medical web-site"), you acknowledge your agreement with and understanding of the following terms of use and legal information pertaining to both this website and any material on it.

The Rudolf Nureyev Foundations' (hereinafter referred to as "RNF") purpose is to provide gen-eral medical information that has been verified by scientific committee (which consists of inter-national dance medicine professionals) for its visitors, in particular for dancers and the health professionals who care for them. All information and articles found on the Medical website are for informational purposes only. RNF does not endorse any medical advice of specific doctors on its directory and is not responsible for any medical advice or opinions of the authors of published articles. Reliance on any information provided by RNF or any of the doctors appearing on RNF’s webpage is solely at each individual’s discretion.

This Medical website contains general information, advice and recommendations regarding health and dancing issues. No user of this website should act on any such information, advice or recommendations without first consulting with a qualified health care or dancing profes-sional. The information, advice and recommendations contained on the Medical website should not replace or be used as a substitute for necessary or appropriate consultations with qualified health care professionals or dancing instructors to address your individual specific require-ments.

Except for content posted or submitted by you or any other visitors to the Medical website, all of the content, information and articles available on Medical website, including without limitation, text, photographs, graphics and video and audio content, is owned by us and our licensors and is protected by copyright, trademark, patent or other proprietary rights.

The website's visitors may only utilise the information and articles on the website for their per-sonal use and, for such exclusive purpose, a user is authorized to download and copy onto a personal computer provided all copyright notices and other indicia of RNF's proprietary rights contained on such downloaded or copied material are maintained.

Any use of the information provided or instructions given by the Medical website and contained therein for any commercial or any other non-personal use is expressly prohibited. RNF ex-pressly reserves the right to commence all appropriate legal proceedings to protect its proprie-tary rights and to recover all damages in case of prohibited use of the websites content. RNF owns the copyright and all other proprietary rights to the International Dance Healthcare Direc-tory and, except for the limited purpose set out above, no person may download, copy, publish, redistribute or use the International Dance Healthcare Directory or any part thereof.

2. Limitation of Liability
Despite the care given to gathering the data and information on the Medical website and creat-ing this site, designed using the latest technology, it is possible that errors, omissions, mistakes, typographical errors, cuts and additions beyond our control could remain or have found their way onto this site.

For this reason, RNF cannot be held expressly nor implicitly responsible for the contents of this site; users of the site and its data accept that they do so at their own risk and that the RNF is not taking liability for any kind of direct or indirect prejudice resulting completely or in part from the use of the data on this site.

Furthermore, RNF is not liable for the nature or the content of any sites which might be refer-enced on the following pages; in particular those with hypertext link access from the pages of this site.

In no event shall RNF be liable to you for any damage, liability, loss or claim, or for any spe-cial, punitive, exemplary, indirect, incidental or consequential damages whatever caused by, arising out of, or related to the use or the inability to use the service or any content therein, even if RNF was previously advised of the possibility of such damages. By using the service or any content therein, you waive and release RNF from any claims of any kind arising from or relating to your use of the website.

RNF respects the privacy of users of the Medical website and takes every reasonable precau-tion to protect the visitors' information.
In order to access certain areas of the Medical website, you may be required to provide us with certain information that personally identifies the visitor ("Personal Data). Personal Data includes the following categories of information: (1) Contact Data (such as e-mail address, phone num-ber and password) and (2) Demographic Data (such as gender, date of birth and address) and (3) Professional Data (such as profession, qualifications). Furthermore, if you communicate with RNF by, for example, e-mail or letter, any information provided in such communication may be collected as Personal Information.

It is our policy not to provide Personal Data to third parties. Although RNF make every effort to preserve visitor privacy, we may need to disclose personal information of users when required by law or when we have a reasonable belief that such action is necessary to comply with a cur-rent judicial proceeding, a court order or legal process served on RNF.

RNF is committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial proce-dures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.

Cookies are used to store visitors’ preferences, record session information record user-specific information such as what pages users' access or visit, and customize web page content based on a visitor’s browser type or other information that the visitor sends.

Any information that may be revealed by a visitor in a review posting or other online discussion or forum is intentionally open to the public and is not in any way private. You should think care-fully before disclosing any personally identifiable information in any public forum on the Medical website. What you have written may be seen and/or collected by third parties and may be used by others in ways RNF is unable to control or predict.

This website contains links to other sites and you should be aware that RNF is not responsible for the privacy practices of such other sites. This privacy statement applies solely to the Medical website.

RNF may make changes to these terms and conditions at any time. Changes will be posted here and are effective immediately. Regularly reviewing this page ensures that you are always aware of the terms and conditions for your use of the site

The Medical website and the use of it are governed by the laws of Switzerland. The courts of Zurich shall have exclusive jurisdiction over any disputes connected to or arising out of use of the website.