Terms And Conditions

1. Accounts, passwords and registration details

On creating an account with the World Medical Education (WME) Learning Platform your right of access is personal to you, for as long as we choose to allow such access (where free). You agree that all information provided on registration it accurate to the best of your knowledge and is not deliberately misleading or false. Accounts may not be shared, and you are responsible for preventing unauthorised access to your account. You accept responsibility for all activities that occur under your account or password.

2. Intellectual property rights

The content, layout, design, data, and graphics on the WME Learning Platform, as well as any associated websites, are protected by UK and other international copyright laws. You agree not to adapt, alter or create any derivative work from any of the material contained in the websites or to use the material for any purpose other than your personal, non-commercial use. None of the content of the websites may be copied or otherwise incorporated into or saved in any other website, electronic retrieval system, publication, or any other work in any form (whether hard copy, electronic, or other). For the avoidance of doubt, framing of this site or any part of it is not permitted without our express written permission.

3. Permission for use of WME intellectual property

Please contact us for any requests for permission of our images or other use of our intellectual property not authorised by these terms and conditions.

4. Trademarks

The trademarks and logos which are displayed on our websites are the trademarks of WME Limited and its Licensors. Any use of WME trademarks or other trademarks displayed on our websites is strictly prohibited without our expressed written consent.

5. Personal data and privacy

Use of the data you provide to us or which is collected by use of our websites, is governed by our Privacy Policy.

6. Links

Our websites contains links including hyperlinks which may take you outside learning.worldmedicaleducation.org. Links are provided for your convenience, and inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement or approval by us of the linked website (other than where this is another WME website), its operator or its contents, and we are not responsible for the content of any website outside of WME websites.

7. Losses

To the fullest extent permitted by law, we will not be liable for any direct or indirect or consequential losses (including loss of profit, revenue, anticipated savings, data, goodwill or wasted expenditure) other than when your subscription cannot be fulfilled, following conclusion of a binding contract and in which case WME shall be liable only for the fees paid for the subscription.

8. Events Beyond Our Reasonable Control

To the fullest extent permitted by law we will not be held responsible for any delay or failure to comply with our obligations under these conditions if such delay or failure arises from any causes which is beyond our reasonable control including reasons of Force Majeure which shall include any default due to an act of God, war, threatened war, act of terrorism or threatened terrorism, lock out, individual action, fire, flood, drought, tempest or other event beyond our reasonable control. This provision does not affect your statutory rights.

9. Alternation of Service or Amendments to Conditions

We reserve the right to make changes to our website, policies and terms and conditions at any time. You shall be subject to the policy’s terms and conditions in force at the time that you use the website. If any of these conditions are deemed invalid, void or unenforceable, that condition will be deemed severable and will not affect the validity and enforceability of any other condition.

10. Disclaimer

Our websites, and all information contained on them, are provided on an “as is” basis and are intended for medical professionals. It is provided without warranty of any kind, express or implied.

We rely on our authors to confirm the accuracy of the information presented and therefore we as the publisher, and our editors, cannot warrant its accuracy. Readers should be aware that professionals in the field may have different opinions. Because of this fact and also because of regular advances in medical research, we strongly recommend that readers independently verify facts. Ultimately it is the readers’ responsibility to make their own professional judgements.

Description or reference to a product or publication does not imply endorsement of that product or publication, unless it is owned by WME and in which case is subject to the relevant disclaimers.

To the fullest extent permitted by law, WME Limited and its editors are not responsible for any losses, injury or damage caused to any person or property (including under contract, by negligence, products liability or otherwise) whether they be direct or indirect, special, incidental or consequential, resulting from the application of the information on this website.

11. Waiver

If you breach these conditions and we take no action, we are still entitled to use our rights and remedies in the future and where you continue to breach these conditions.

12. Complaints or Contact Us

If you have any complaints please contact us. We endeavour to respond to all mails within 24 hours.

13. Governing Law and Jurisdiction

To the fullest extent permitted by law, these conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of England and Wales. You agree, as do we do, to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English Courts, save where it is necessary for enforcement proceedings to bring proceedings against you outside of England.