Please read these terms and conditions carefully before using this site
The website www.leadingthepath.com and its affiliated sites, aim to provide information about Proton therapy. The Site is published by IBA SA, RPM Nivelles 0428.750.985, Chemin du Cyclotron, 3 at 1348 Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium, Tel.: +32 10 47 58 11, Fax : +32 10 47 58 10 and email : info@iba-group.com, www.iba-worldwide.com (the “Website Publisher”). The present terms may be changed from time to time and without further notice. Your continued use of the Site after any such changes constitutes your acceptance of the new terms. The Website Publisher may terminate, change, suspend or discontinue any aspect of the Site, including the availability of any features, at any time. Website Publisher may remove, modify or otherwise change any content, including that of third parties, on or from this Site. The Website Publisher may impose limits on certain features and services or restrict your access to parts or all of the Site. Website Publisher may terminate your use of the Site at any time in its sole discretion.
In using this Site, you agree:
  • not to disrupt or interfere with the security of, or otherwise abuse, the Site, or any services, system
  • resources, accounts, servers or networks connected to or accessible through the Site;
  • not to disrupt or interfere with any other user’s enjoyment of the Site;
  • not to upload, post, or otherwise transmit through or on this Site any viruses or other harmful, disruptive or destructive files;
  • not to use or attempt to use another’s account, service or system without authorization from Website Publisher, or create or use a false identity on this Site;
  • not to transmit through or on this Site spam, chain letters, junk mail or any other type of unsolicited mass email to people or entities who have not agreed to be part of such mailings;
The Website has been created to spread general knowledge about proton therapy. Anyone is permitted to copy, reproduce, distribute, publish, enter into a database, display, perform, modify, create derivative works from, transmit or in any way exploit any part of our Site or any content thereon. Any use of the Site’s information is only authorized when it aims to the promotion and development of the knowledge relating to proton therapy. In parallel, third parties are also invited to post or submit content on the Site. By posting or submitting content on or to the Site (regardless of the form or medium with respect to such content, whether text, videos, photographs, audio or otherwise), you are giving us, the right to display or publish such content on the Website (either in the form submitted or in the form of a derivative or adapted work), to store such content, and to distribute such content and use such content for promotional and marketing purposes. Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, you understand and agree that the Website Publisher may, or may permit users to, based solely on functionality provided and enabled by the Site, compile, re-edit, adapt or modify the content submitted, or create derivative works therefrom, either on a stand-alone basis or in combination with other content and you shall have no rights with respect thereto and we or our licensees shall be free to display and publish the same (as so compiled, re-edited, adapted, modified or derived) for any period. You shall be solely responsible for your own submissions and the consequences of posting or publishing them. In connection with each of your submissions, you affirm, represent, and/or warrant that: (I) you own or have the necessary licenses, rights, consents, and permissions to use and authorize us to use all patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright or other proprietary rights in and to any and all such submissions to enable inclusion and use of such submissions in the manner contemplated by us and these Terms and Conditions; and (II) you have the written consent, release, and/or permission of each and every identifiable individual person in such submissions to use the name or likeness of each and every such identifiable individual person to enable inclusion and use of such submissions in the manner contemplated by us and these terms. In furtherance of the foregoing, you agree that you will not: (I) submit material that is copyrighted, protected by trade secret or otherwise subject to third party proprietary rights, including privacy and publicity rights, unless you are the owner of such rights or have permission from their rightful owner to post the material and to grant us all of the rights granted herein; (II) publish falsehoods or misrepresentations that could damage us or any third party; (III) submit material that is unlawful, obscene, defamatory, libelous, threatening, pornographic, harassing, hateful, racially or ethnically offensive, or encourages conduct that would be considered a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability, violate any law, or is otherwise inappropriate; or (IV) post advertisements or solicitations of business. We reserve the right to remove or not publish submissions without prior notice. You understand that when you submit content in any form to [Website Name] we may authorize such content to be distributed to other environments.
Reporting Claims of Copyright Infringement
If you believe that your work (or the work of a third party on whose behalf you are entitled to act) has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please send an email to our Legal Advisors at LegalCompliance@iba-group.com. Your email shall, amongst other, include a description of: the copyrighted work that you claim has been infringed; the way in which the copyright material has been infringed; the indication of where the material that you claim is infringing is located on the Site.
Website Publisher does not vet and are not responsible for any of the information which is posted on the Website. Website Publisher is not the author or publisher of any such information. Any opinions expressed are the opinions of the users of the Website, and do not represent any advice or opinions of Website Publisher or any qualified medical professional. Any recommendation or other information within the Website is followed by you at your own risk and we do not warrant the accuracy of the information posted on it in any respect. Website Publisher is not responsible for and gives no endorsement of such material. Website Publisher reserves the right to remove any message at its sole discretion for any reason whatsoever. This reservation of right to delete messages does not mean that Website Publisher assumes any responsibility for the information contained on the Website. No failure to remove particular material constitutes an endorsement or acceptance of it by Website Publisher. Use of any content created by other Website Publisher members and downloaded from this site is at your own risk and is not guaranteed to be free from computer viruses or other malicious software. Website Publisher does not guarantee that the use of the Website by you will be uninterrupted, error free, free from any third party interference or that the Website will be free from computer viruses or other malicious software.
The Website content is provided for general information only, and should not be treated as a substitute for medical advice. The Website Publisher is not responsible or liable for any diagnosis, decision or self-assessment made by a user based on the content of the Website. The Website Publisher is not liable for the contents of any external internet sites listed, nor does it endorse any commercial product or service mentioned or advised on the Site. To the extent permitted by law, Website Publisher, and third parties connected to it (including, without limitation, administrators and moderators) hereby expressly exclude any liability for any direct, indirect or consequential loss or damage incurred by any user in connection with the Website or in connection with the use, inability to use, or results of the use of the Website, and any materials posted on it, including, without limitation any liability for (a) loss of income or revenue; (b) loss of business; (c) loss of profits or contracts; (d) loss of data; (e) loss of goodwill or injury to reputation; (f) harm or injury to patients; and for any other loss or damage of any kind, however arising and whether caused by tort (including negligence), breach of contract or otherwise, even if foreseeable. Content created by third parties is the sole responsibility of the third parties and its accuracy and completeness are not endorsed or guaranteed. Opinions and other statements expressed by users and third parties are theirs alone, not opinions of the Website Publisher. You acknowledge that by providing you with the ability to view and distribute content through the Site, the Website Publisher is not undertaking any obligation or liability relating to the content. Notwithstanding the foregoing, the Website Publisher reserves the right to block or remove communications, postings or materials at any time in the sole discretion. Due to the number of sources from which content on our site is obtained, and the inherent hazard of electronic distribution, there may be delays, omissions or inaccuracies in such content. Accordingly, such content is for you reference only and should not be relied upon by you for any purpose. Information created by third parties that you may access on our site or through links is not adopted or endorsed by us and remains the responsibility of such third parties.
Your information
You acknowledge, consent and agree that Website Publisher may access, preserve, and disclose your account information and any content posted by you in order to: (a) comply with any legal process; (b) enforce these Website Terms; (c) respond to claims that any content posted on the Website violates the rights of third parties; (d) respond to your requests for customer service; or (e) protect the rights, property, or personal safety of Website Publisher, other users of this website and the public.
Governing Law and Jurisdiction.
Your access and use of this website are governed by Belgian law. The courts of Brussels shall have exclusive jurisdiction for any dispute related to access or use of this website.