General Terms and Conditions

I. General

Upon registration on the UEG website and the confirmation thereof the User of the UEG website and UEG (United European Gastroenterology) enter into an agreement regarding the use of the UEG website and the application of its services.

This agreement is based on the following General Terms and Conditions (GTC, “Terms”) which are applicable to:
All sales and agreements between UEG and the UEG website  user, whereby UEG will apply these conditions unless agreed otherwise in writing.
All contracts concluded or made on the UEG website.
Each and every transaction concluded or entered into.
If the user has to pay a fee to UEG for using the services, the user automatically accepts the stipulations set out in these General Terms and Conditions.
Any and all additions to, changes to, modifications of, or other deviation from these General Terms and Conditions, terms of our contracts must be made in writing signed by both parties to be valid. This requirement shall not be deemed to apply to agreements made outside the scope of these GTC.

II. Information

All of the information on the UEG website has been carefully compiled. However, there is a chance that certain information contained on the website could be incorrect, incomplete or not recent. UEG and its partners shall not be held responsible or liable for this in any way. Furthermore, UEG shall not be held responsible or liable for information and prices, such as tariffs, information and or results of transactions that have been made due to such information, that have been placed on its website by third-parties.

III. Conclusion of Contract

Our prices as stated on the UEG website are a binding offer. By clicking the "Pay/Buy Now" button the UEG website user accepts our offer. No contract shall be deemed to exist until the moment of acceptance as defined by the present GTC or the contract itself.

Online access to UEG website content to be paid for will be granted after receipt of payment by the UEG website user. In the case of technical malfunction, however, which falls under the category of circumstances beyond UEG’s control, online access will be granted as soon as possible. UEG will keep the UEG website   user duly informed of the status of the access.

UEG cannot be held liable in case of delay or malfunction or disruption in displaying the content on the UEG website, with the exception that UEG acts in gross negligence or wilfully.

IV. Prices and Payment

All prices indicated on the UEG website are in Euro. UEG website  users are able to make payments electronically to UEG by MasterCard (incl. MasterCard SecureCode) and VISA (incl. Verified by VISA). Any transaction fees will be added to the invoice of the UEG website user.

Online access to UEG e-learning content may be subject to a fee.

V. Obligation to Provide Truthful and Recent Information

The UEG website  user is obliged to state truthfully all requested responses in the registration process and in any subsequent data request. UEG website  users are requested to update their profile, e.g. name, address, e-mail address, phone or fax number, bank account information, or other data requested in the registration process when changing the affected information

To the extent the UEG website  user has provided incorrect or incomplete information in the course of the registration process, UEG is entitled to cancel any order, whether or not a contract has been concluded.

UEG will immediately send confirmation of receipt to the e-mail address provided by the user. 

The UEG website  user is obliged to inform UEG by sending an e-mail to if the above mentioned e-mail was not received immediately after placing the order.

It is the duty of the UEG website  user to take care that the e-mail address is active and can be accessed.

VI. Queries/Complaints

In the case of queries or complaints, please inform UEG by email (office Any complaints can also be directed to the following address:


UEG - United European Gastroenterology 

House of European Gastroenterology
Wickenburggasse 1
A-1080 Vienna

T  +43 (0) 1 997 16 39
F  +43 (0) 1 997 16 39 10

VII. Privacy

UEG is of the opinion that it is very important to ensure that all of the UEG website  user’s personal information is treated with the utmost care and security.

VIII. General Provisions

There are no verbal agreements which supplement these terms.

UEG’s principal place of business (Vienna, Austria) shall be the exclusive place of jurisdiction and the only proper venue and shall be deemed the place of performance of delivery and payments for purposes of any suit or action. The Court having exclusive jurisdiction shall be the Civil Court of Vienna (Landesgericht für Zivilrechtssachen Wien)

The legal relationship between the parties shall be governed by and construed in accordance with substantive Austrian Law, with the exclusion of its conflict of law rules and the Regulation on the law applicable to contractual obligations (Rome I).
In the case of translation or explanation of the contents of UEG’s website, the English version of the text displayed on this website and these General Terms and Conditions will prevail.

IX. Liability of UEG

UEG is the owner of the UEG website. It is liable within the scope of the laws of Austria. Its liability - regardless of the legal cause - is limited to cases of gross negligence and wilful misconduct.

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