It is assumed that you agree with the following terms and conditions for accessing the web pages of, the website of the IPLS association. If you do not agree to these terms and conditions, please note that you are not entitled to use the site.

All website design, text, graphics, and the selection and arrangement thereof, are the sole property and copyright of the IPLS association, all rights reserved. It is prohibited to reproduce, transfer, distribute or store the content of this site in whole or in part in any form without the express prior written permission of the IPLS association. However, the IPLS association extends its permission to browse its web pages or print copies of them from your computer. Copyright for the photographs (if any) reproduced herein is vested with the individual photographers of the IPLS association and may not be reproduced in any form without permission of the creators. Some documents and photos of which the IPLS association is not the copyright owner may have been published on this site. All rights are reserved on these documents and permission to copy them must be requested from the copyright owners (the sources are indicated within these documents or photographs).

The use of this site and its content is permitted for private use and for commercial purposes as long as the source of the information is quoted.

This site and its content are made available for your convenience. The IPLS association cannot guarantee its web pages to be uninterrupted or free of errors. The IPLS association therefore reserves the right to amend the pages or to deny access at any time.

The IPLS association will use reasonable efforts to include accurate and up-to-date information on but the IPLS association makes no warranties or representations as to its accuracy. All users agree that all access and use of and the content thereof is at their own risk. Neither the IPLS association nor any party involved in creating, producing or delivering shall be liable for any direct, incidental, consequential, indirect or punitive damages arising out of access to, use of or inability to use , or any errors or omissions in the content thereof.

The IPLS association may not be held responsible for direct or indirect damages, loss or interruption of commercial operations issuing from the use of or the impossibility of using this site, even if the IPLS association is informed of the possibility of such damages.

For your convenience, the IPLS association may include links to internet sites that are the property of, or managed by, third parties. By using the link to such a site, you are understood to view and accept the rules of use in relation to the site concerned before using it. You implicitly accept that the IPLS association has no control over the content of such sites, nor does it bear responsibility for information created or published by such sites.

With the transfer of data to our server, e.g. by e-mail or via the web pages of , you agree the following:

  • The transferred data will contain no elements that are illegal;
  • You will make every reasonable effort to scan and remove viruses and other contaminating or destructive components prior to delivering the data;
  • You will not undertake any action against us in relation to the data you supply and you also agree to exempt us in respect of action taken by third parties against us in relation to the data you supply;
  • In the course of using web pages of , data in the form of 'cookies' will be stored on your computer. These cookies serve the sole purpose of optimising the user-friendliness of our site. If you wish, you can deny the use of cookies via the security settings of your browser, however this will remove the availability to you of some of the modalities of .
  • All personal details are treated in confidence and processed in compliance with the relevant legislation.

IPLS concept and IPLS association name and logo are a trade mark. The product names and product logos of the IPLS concept and the IPLS association are either trade marks or registered trade marks of the IPLS association and property of the IPLS association. Other products and corporate names mentioned here may be trade marks or trade names belonging to their respective owners. Your access to this site may not be considered to constitute any form of license or user's right in relation to the brands that appear on the site, without the prior written permission of the IPLS association or the third party owner concerned.

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