Legal Policy

Legal Policy

Content Management and Responsibility

Wellnet, The Wellington Hospital (“Hospital”), The European Endocrine Tumor Society (“ENETS”), Neuroendocrine Cancer UK, and the owners and hosts of this Website and the Intranet which provides access to the same, accept no responsibility for, and excludes all liability in connection with browsing this Website, use of information on this Website and downloading any material from it, including, but not limited to, any liability for errors, inaccuracies, omissions or misleading or defamatory statements.

This Website is intended to enable information relevant to the work of Wellnet, to be freely available on the World Wide Web (WWW). Whilst Wellnet hopes you find this Website interesting and informative, the contents are for general information only. Wellnet believes the contents to be true and accurate as at the date of writing, but can give no assurances or warranties regarding the accuracy, currency or applicability of any of this Website’s contents. As such, the contents of this Website should not be relied upon. In addition, none of the content of this Website will form any contract between the Hospital and any user of the Website, nor constitute any offer by Wellnet. The use of and access to pages of the Wellnet Website is subject to the foregoing disclaimer, and terms and conditions set out below. By using or accessing this Website, you agree to be bound by these terms and conditions.

Wellnet will not share your private information with anyone outside of the Wellnet organisation. You are prohibited from posting or transmitting, to and from, the Website any unlawful, threatening, defamatory, obscene, and pornographic or other material which would violate any law.


Content on this Website is subject to copyright. Material can be downloaded for private research, study or Hospital business use only. Any other use will require the permission of the copyright owner of the material. The copying, distribution or publishing of information provided on this Website is prohibited.

Links to Websites

The provision of a link to an external website does not constitute any authorisation to access material within that website. All information on this Website, including links to other websites, is provided for information and convenience only. No endorsement of any other website by Wellnet is expressed or implied by the presence of a link to the same on the Wellnet Website. Wellnet accepts no responsibility for the quality of resources to be found on external websites, and anyone using the same does so at their own risk.

Wellnet shall have no responsibility, nor liability for the privacy of personal information posted by users to link to websites. As Wellnet’s Website may provide links to third party websites, users should review their respective privacy policies to learn more about what, why and how they collect and use personally identifiable information.

Wellnet reserves the right to attempt to identify and track any individual whom it suspects of trying to gain unauthorised access to computer systems or resources through its Website service.

Email and enquiry forms

When you send an email or complete an enquiry form, Wellnet will not share your email address or private information with anyone outside of the Wellnet organisation, with the exception of our consultants who provide the services about which you are enquiring.

If you sign up for one of our emailing lists, we’ll only send you the kind of information you’ve requested. We won’t share your email address with anyone outside of Wellnet with the exception of healthcare providers who provide the services about which you are enquiring.


Although every reasonable effort is made to ensure that files are free of defects, there are no guarantees that they are free from defects, such as computer viruses. Therefore, no warranty or guarantee is given by Wellnet regarding files downloaded or accessed.

Reliability of Information

The resources made available on the Wellnet Website are for information only. The Website is not intended in any way to replace any other existing channel of Wellnet external communication. Nothing on the Website is intended to constitute advice to anyone. Content on the Website is governed by a number of Wellnet policies and guidelines. If you should come across any material that may be in breach of any Wellnet policy or procedure, or any relevant legislation, please advise the website administrator, without delay, so appropriate remedial action (if deemed necessary by Wellnet) can be taken.

Website Availability

Although the Website has been tested and should work correctly under normal circumstances, there are many factors both within and outside of the control of Wellnet, which may prevent the website from being available. No responsibility is accepted by Wellnet, for any losses that may arise from an inability to access resources through the Website. If you find any errors within the Wellnet Website site, including links that don’t work, pages linked to the wrong document and out of date information, please notify the website administrator, without delay, to enable these to be rectified.

Logged Information

Wellnet may keep a record of the number of times a page is accessed in order to analyse trends, administer the site, and to see what pages are accessed the most. These records do not contain personal information.

Exclusion of Liability

The service and materials on this Website are provided “as is” and Wellnet and the hosts of this Website expressly disclaim any and all warranties, express or implied, to the extent permitted by law including but not limited to warranties of satisfactory quality, merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose, with respect to the service or any materials.

Except in respect of death or personal injury arising from negligence, Wellnet and the hosts of this website hereby exclude liability for any claims, losses, demands or damages of any kind whatsoever with respect to any information and/or services provided on the Wellnet website, including, but not limited to, direct, indirect, incidental or consequential loss or damages, compensatory damages or loss of profits or data whether based on a breach of contract or warranty, delict or tort (including negligence), product liability or otherwise.

Governing Laws

The terms and conditions of use of the Website as provided by Wellnet shall be governed by English Law.

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