Legal notice



In compliance with the obligation to provide information as stipulated in Law 34/2002 on Information Society Services and Electronic Commerce (LSSI-CE) of 11 July, the following general information on this website is provided below:

The ownership of this website,, (hereinafter referred to as the Website) is held by: Europäischer Nierenpatientenverband (hereinafter referred to as EKPF),  registered in 1190 Wien, Hackhofergasse 8. Austria. with the following registration code: 799705834, whose representative is: Europäischer Nierenpatientenverband, and whose contact details are:

Address: Administrative headquarters FEDERACIÓN NACIONAL ALCER Calle Constancia 35. Local 2 28002

Contact telephone number: +34 915 610 837

Contact email:


The subject matter of the terms and conditions: The Website

The purpose of these General Conditions of Use (hereinafter, Conditions) is to regulate access to and use of the Website. For the purposes of these Terms and Conditions, the Website shall be understood to mean: the external appearance of the screen interfaces, both static and dynamic, i.e. the navigation tree; and all the elements integrated both in the screen interfaces and in the navigation tree (hereinafter, Content) and all those online services or resources that may be offered to Users (hereinafter, Services).

EKPF reserves the right to modify, at any time and without prior notice, the presentation and configuration of the Web Site and of the Contents and Services that may be included in it. The User acknowledges and accepts that at any time EKPF may interrupt, deactivate and/or cancel any of these elements included in the Web Site or the access to them.

Access to the Website by the User is free and, as a general rule, is free of charge, without the User having to provide any consideration in order to enjoy it, except for the cost of connection through the telecommunications network supplied by the access provider contracted by the User.

The use of any of the Contents or Services of the Website may be made by means of prior subscription or registration by the User.

The User

Access, browsing and use of the Website confers the condition of User, and therefore, from the moment browsing the Website begins, the User accepts all the Conditions established herein, as well as any subsequent modifications, without prejudice to the application of the corresponding legal regulations that must be complied with according to each case. Given the relevance of the above, the User is recommended to read them every time he/she visits the Website.

The EKPF Website provides a wide range of information, services and data. The User assumes responsibility for the correct use of the Website. This responsibility extends to:

  • A use of the information, Contents and/or Services and data offered by EKPF without being contrary to the present Conditions, the Law, morality or public order, or that in any other way could damage the rights of third parties or the functioning of the Website.
  • The truthfulness and legality of the information provided by the User in the forms issued by EKPF for access to certain Contents or Services offered by the Web Site. In any case, the User will immediately notify EKPF about any fact that allows the improper use of the information registered in those forms, such as, but not only, the theft, loss, or unauthorized access to identifiers and/or passwords, in order to proceed to their immediate cancellation.

Mere access to this Website does not imply any kind of commercial relationship between EKPF and the User.

In compliance with the legislation in force, this EKPF website is intended for all persons, regardless of their age, who may access and/or browse the pages of the website.


EKPF does not guarantee the continuity, availability and usefulness of the Website, nor of the Contents or Services. EKPF will make every effort to ensure the proper functioning of the Website, however, EKPF is not responsible for and does not guarantee that access to the Website will be uninterrupted or error-free.

Nor does it accept any responsibility or guarantee that the content or software that can be accessed through this Website is free from error or causes damage to the User’s computer system (software and hardware). Under no circumstances will EKPF be liable for any loss, damage or harm of any kind arising from accessing, browsing and using the Website, including, but not limited to, those caused to computer systems or those caused by the introduction of viruses.

Nor is EKPF responsible for any damage that may be caused to users through inappropriate use of this Website. In particular, it accepts no responsibility whatsoever for any telecommunications failures, interruptions, faults or defects that may occur.


Users are informed that the EKPF Website places or may place at the disposal of Users means of linking (such as, among others, links, banners, buttons), directories and search engines that allow Users to access websites belonging to and/or managed by third parties.

The installation of these links, directories and search engines on the Website is intended to make it easier for Users to search for and access information available on the Internet, and may not be considered a suggestion, recommendation or invitation to visit them.

EKPF does not itself or through third parties offer or market the products and/or services available on such linked sites.

Nor does it guarantee the technical availability, accuracy, veracity, validity or legality of sites outside its property that can be accessed through the links.

EKPF does not under any circumstances review or control the content of other websites, nor does it approve, examine or endorse the products and services, contents, files and any other material existing in these linked sites.

EKPF accepts no liability for any damages that may arise from the access, use, quality or legality of the contents, communications, opinions, products and services of websites not managed by EKPF and which are linked to this Website.

The User or third party who makes a hyperlink from a web page of another, different, website to the EKPF Website should be aware that:

None of the Contents and/or Services of the Website may be reproduced, in whole or in part, without the express authorisation of EKPF.

No false, inaccurate or incorrect statement about the EKPF Web Site, nor about the Contents and/or Services of the same is permitted.

With the exception of the hyperlink, the website on which the hyperlink is established will not contain any element of this Website protected as intellectual property by Spanish law, unless expressly authorised by EKPF.

The establishment of a hyperlink does not imply the existence of a relationship between EKPF and the owner of the website from which the link is established, nor the knowledge and acceptance by EKPF of the contents, services and/or activities offered on said website, and vice versa.


EKPF, itself or as an assignee, is the owner of all the intellectual and industrial property rights of the Website, as well as of the elements contained therein (including but not limited to images, sound, audio, video, software or texts, trademarks or logos, combinations of colours, structure and design, selection of materials used, computer programs necessary for its operation, access and use, etc.). They are, therefore, works protected as intellectual property by the Spanish legal system, being applicable to them both the Spanish and Community regulations in this field, as well as the international treaties relating to the matter and signed by Spain.

All rights reserved. By virtue of the provisions of the Intellectual Property Law, the reproduction, distribution and public communication, including making available, of all or part of the contents of this website, for commercial purposes, on any medium and by any technical means, without the authorisation of EKPF, are expressly prohibited without the authorisation of EKPF.

The User undertakes to respect the intellectual and industrial property rights of EKPF. The User may view the elements of the Website or even print them, copy them and store them on the hard disk of his/her computer or on any other physical medium as long as this is exclusively for his/her personal use. The User, however, may not remove, alter or manipulate any protection device or security system installed on the Website.

In the event that the User or a third party considers that any of the Contents of the Web Site infringes the rights of intellectual property protection, he/she should immediately inform EKPF through the contact details in the GENERAL INFORMATION section of this Legal Notice and General Conditions of Use.


EKPF reserves the right to take any civil or criminal action it deems necessary for improper use of the Website and its Contents, or for breach of these Conditions.

The relationship between the User and EKPF will be governed by the regulations in force and applicable in Spain. Should any controversy arise in relation to the interpretation and/or application of these Conditions, the parties will submit their conflicts to the ordinary jurisdiction, submitting themselves to the judges and courts that correspond according to law.

This Legal Notice and Terms of Use document has been created using the online Legal Notice and Terms of Use template generator on 29/08/2022.