TERMS OF USE

This website, KnowYourDoctor.com.cy (this Site)), is operated by Marleon Prospects Limited, a company registered in Cyprus under company number HE328971, whose registered office is at Ariadnis 4, Ayios Tychonas, 4521, Limassol, Cyprus.(KnowYourDoctor.com.cy).

These Terms and Conditions (these Terms) apply to all access to, and use of information on, this Site and to the posting of ratings, feedback and reviews on this Site and their submission to KnowYourDoctor.com.cy by other means, whether in Cyprus or in any other jurisdiction.

PLEASE READ THESE TERMS CAREFULLY. WHETHER YOU USE THIS SITE TO OBTAIN INFORMATION OR TO PROVIDE A RATING, FEEDBACK, REVIEW OR OTHER INFORMATION, YOUR USE OF THIS SITE INDICATES THAT YOU AGREE TO, AND WILL COMPLY WITH, THESE TERMS. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THESE TERMS, PLEASE DO NOT USE THIS SITE. KNOWYOURDOCTOR.COM.CY MAY ALSO COLLECT RATINGS, FEEDBACK, REVIEWS AND OPINIONS BY OTHER MEANS. WHEN SUBMITTING ANY RATING, FEEDBACK, REVIEW OR OPINION TO KNOWYOURDOCTOR.COM.CY (WHETHER DIRECTLY OR THROUGH A HOSPITAL OR PRACTICE), YOU MUST COMPLY WITH THESE TERMS. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THESE TERMS, PLEASE DO NOT SUBMIT ANY RATING, FEEDBACK, REVIEW OR OPINION.

Posting a rating or other information on this Site, creating a link to other information or submitting a rating, feedback or opinion by other means

  1. You will use the rating system on this Site or any feedback form fairly and honestly, giving a balanced and truthful indication of your own personal experience in the immediately preceding 6 months and opinions that you genuinely hold.
  2. You agree that your opinion, review or feedback will not identify any individual except the individual whom you are reviewing and that any opinion you give about that individual, or any other person, or any practice, hospital, pharmacy, care home, service, or medicine (either directly or through the creation of any link) will be an honest and truthful reflection of your own personal experience during the immediately preceding 6 months and will include only opinions that you genuinely hold.
  3. You agree that you will not rate any doctor, dentist, practice, hospital, pharmacy, care home, service or medicine or post any material to the Site (either directly or through a the creation of a link) about any doctor, dentist, practice, hospital, pharmacy, care home, service or medicine unless you (or a person for whom you care) consulted or was treated by that doctor, dentist or hospital or used that practice, pharmacy, care home, service or medicine during the 6 months immediately preceding the date on which you posted the rating or other information, or you have been a colleague of that doctor or dentist or worked at that practice, hospital, pharmacy, care home or provided that service or prescribed that medicine within that 6 month period.
  4. You agree that any factual information that you post to this Site, or to which you create any link, or which you submit to KnowYourDoctor.com.cy by any other means (whether directly or through any hospital, practice, care home or pharmacy) about any doctor, dentist, practice, hospital, pharmacy, care home, service or medicine will, to the best of your knowledge and belief, be accurate and up to date as at the date of your posting or submission.
  5. You must not post, create a link to, or submit by any other means any information about any individual, practice, hospital, pharmacy, care home, service or medicine with whom or about which you are (or any person for whom you are a career is) or have been involved in any form of investigation, complaint or litigation.
  6. You will not distort or try to distort the ratings and comments that appear on this Site, nor seek to influence any other person’s rating of any doctor, dentist, practice, hospital, pharmacy, care home, service or medicine, or their comments on any doctor, dentist, practice, service or medicine on this Site or submitted to KnowYourDoctor.com.cy (whether directly or through any hospital, practice, care home or pharmacy), and you will not encourage or induce anyone else to rate or review any doctor, dentist, practice, hospital, pharmacy, care home, service or medicine in support of your views or the views of anyone except the person posting the rating or review.
  7. You will not use this Site or provide any submission to KnowYourDoctor.com.cy (whether directly or through any hospital, practice, care home or pharmacy) to make any personal attack on anyone.
  8. You cannot rate more doctors, dentists, practices, hospitals, pharmacies, care homes, services or medicines, or submit more reviews than the automated limits on this Site permit without first obtaining permission from KnowYourDoctor.com.cy.
  9. Although doctors and dentists are encouraged to post their own personal details on this Site, and to contact KnowYourDoctor.com.cy if they wish to correct any information about them on this Site or to object to any inaccurate or misleading posting about them on this Site, no doctor or dentist will post any rating or other information about himself or herself on this Site or otherwise submit any review or feedback about himself or herself to KnowYourDoctor.com.cy (whether directly or through any hospital, practice, care home or pharmacy). Likewise, no member of his or her family will post any rating, review or other information on this Site or otherwise submit any review or feedback about a doctor or dentist to whom they are related.
  10. You will not post, create any link to, otherwise make available through this Site, or submit any review or feedback to KnowYourDoctor.com.cy (whether directly or through any hospital, practice, care home or pharmacy) that contains, any defamatory, obscene, indecent, lewd, pornographic, violent, abusive, offensive, insulting, threatening, menacing, unlawful or blasphemous message or material.
  11. You will not post, create any link to, make available through this Site, or submit any review or feedback to KnowYourDoctor.com.cy (whether directly or through any hospital, practice, care home or pharmacy)that contains, any material that:
    1. is an invasion of privacy;
    2. is a breach of any data protection principle or legislation;
    3. is a malicious falsehood or seditious libel;
    4. is a contempt of court;
    5. is likely to incite or capable of inciting violence, racial hatred, sadism or cruelty; or
    6. Encourages any unlawful or illegal act or omission.
  12. You will not post, or create any link to, make available through this Site, or submit any review or feedback to KnowYourDoctor.com.cy (whether directly or through any hospital, practice, care home or pharmacy) that contains, any personal data except data about the doctor or dentist being reviewed and, if you choose, personal data about yourself. In the case of personal data about yourself, you grant KnowYourDoctor.com.cy explicit permission to publish that personal data (even if it is sensitive personal data) on this Site.
  13. You will not post, create a link to, make available through this Site or submit any review or feedback to KnowYourDoctor.com.cy (whether directly or through any hospital, practice, care home or pharmacy) that contains, any statement that you know, or have reasonable grounds to believe, is or is likely to be understood as encouragement or other inducement to prepare, instigate or commit acts of terrorism.
  14. You will not post, create any link to, make available through this Site, or submit any review or feedback to KnowYourDoctor.com.cy (whether directly or through any hospital, practice, care home or pharmacy) that contains, any material that is intentionally false or that is misleading, or that causes annoyance, inconvenience or needless anxiety to anyone, or that is potentially damaging or harmful.
  15. You will not impersonate anyone else, whether or not a public figure.
  16. To assist KnowYourDoctor.com.cy to check their identity of anyone who posts a rating or other information on this Site or submits any review or feedback by other means:
    1. Anyone who engages with this Site must use their own usual email address, and not a temporary or group email address.
  17. You will not falsely state or falsely represent that you are connected to, or affiliated with, any individual or entity.
  18. You will not use this Site or submit any review or feedback to KnowYourDoctor.com.cy (whether directly or through any hospital, practice, care home or pharmacy) to promote or advertise or to engage in any other form of marketing, including (without limitation) chain letters or pyramid selling, even if you are acting on behalf of a non-profit-making organisation or a charity
  19. Knowyourdoctor.com.cy which is under the company named Marleon Prospects Ltd (Reg. No: HE328971), is allowed to use any of the details you submit during the registration & list submission process of this website.
  20. Once a KYD Gold membership created by a health professional, the automatic renewal option is selected by default unless you unclick this option during your registration process. If automatic renewal stays selected, then the membership will automatically renewed for the same period it used to be.
  21. You will not post, create any link to, make available through this Site, or submit to KnowYourDoctor.com.cy (whether directly or through any hospital, practice, care home or pharmacy) any review or feedback that contains, any material that is protected by copyright, database rights or any other intellectual property rights unless you are the owner of those rights, or you have the permission of that owner to publish that material in that way.
  22. You will not post, create any link to, otherwise make available or submit any review or feedback to KnowYourDoctor.com.cy (whether directly or through any hospital, practice, care home or pharmacy) that contains any information that is confidential to anyone else.
  23. You will not use this Site or any review or feedback to manipulate the market for any security, or to offer, sell or buy any security or in any way that is in breach of any rule or regulation relating to financial services.
  24. You will use this Site and submit any review or feedback to KnowYourDoctor.com.cy (whether directly or through any hospital, practice, care home or pharmacy) only for lawful purposes, not knowingly break any law or regulation whilst using this Site or submitting any review or feedback and not use this Site or submit any review or feedback in a way that infringes the rights of anyone else.
  25. You will not use this Site in a way that restricts or inhibits anyone else's use and enjoyment of this Site.
  26. You will not post or create a link to any file that contains any virus, corrupted data, Trojan horse or anything else that might damage, destroy or render inaccessible any data or files on any computer.

 

Breaches of these Terms

  1. KnowYourDoctor.com.cy may monitor any material posted or otherwise made available to this Site and any review or feedback to KnowYourDoctor.com.cy (whether directly or through any hospital, practice, care home or pharmacy), although it is not obliged to do so.
  2. KnowYourDoctor.com.cy may, at its discretion, refuse to allow any rating or other material to be posted on this Site, or delete, edit, block or permanently remove or disable access to any rating or material posted to this Site or submitted by any other means, at any time, and without having to have or give any reason. In particular, KnowYourDoctor.com.cy reserves the right to remove or disable access to, in each case without notice, any rating or material that it decides is, potentially, defamatory an infringement of a third party’s copyright, database rights or other intellectual property rights.
  3. KnowYourDoctor.com.cy will determine, in its discretion, whether there has been a breach of any of these Terms. If it believes a breach has occurred, KnowYourDoctor.com.cy may take such action as it think fit. Your failure to comply with these Terms may result in our taking one or more of the following actions:
    1. an immediate, temporary or permanent withdrawal of access to this Site;
    2. an immediate, temporary or permanent removal of any rating or material posted to this Site or submitted by any other means;
    3. checking any rating or material before it is allowed to go onto this Site;
    4. issuing a warning email, informing you why your rating, review, feedback or posting has been refused or edited;
    5. instigating legal proceedings against you for reimbursement of all costs on an indemnity basis (including, but not limited to, reasonable administrative and legal costs) resulting from the breach;
    6. taking further legal action against you;
    7. disclosing any information (including personal data such as email addresses and IP addresses) to law enforcement authorities or other relevant third parties as KnowYourDoctor.com.cy thinks appropriate to assist them to identify and locate anyone who may have committed an unlawful or illegal act;
    8. reporting any doctor or dentist who posts a review of him or herself on this Site or who distorts or attempts to distort any ratings or comments on this Site, to (respectively) the General Medical Council or the General Dental Council for professional misconduct; and
    9. Publishing details on this Site of any doctor or dentist who posts a review of him or herself on this Site or who distorts or attempts to distort any ratings or comments on this Site or any review or feedback

      The reaction of KnowYourDoctor.com.cy to any breach of these Terms is not limited to those described above, and KnowYourDoctor.com.cy may take any other action, as it sees fit.
  4. KnowYourDoctor.com.cy reserves the right to suspend any rating, review, feedback, information or service at any time without notice.

Children

  1. This Site is intended to be used only by people who are 18 years of age or older. Any use of, or access to, this Site by anyone who is under 18 is unauthorised, unlicensed and a breach of these Terms. By using this Site or submitting any review or feedback, you warrant that you are 18 years of age or older.

Personal Data

  1. For details of the personal data that KnowYourDoctor.com.cy collects and the purposes for which KnowYourDoctor.com.cy uses your personal data please read our Privacy Policy. Whenever you provide us with your personal data, you are consenting to its collection and use in accordance with our Privacy Policy.

Intellectual Property and Other Rights

  1. By posting any material (including any text, photographs, graphics, video or audio) to this Site (either directly or by creating a link) or by submitting any review or feedback to knowyourdoctor.com.cy (whether directly or through any hospital, practice, pharmacy, or care home), you are granting to knowyourdoctor.com.cy, a non-exclusive licence to use that material in any way it sees fit (including copying, transcribing and translating it, modifying and adapting it, publishing it. You waive your moral rights in relation to any review or material that you post to this Site, including your right to be identified as its author.
  2. You warrant that any material you post to this Site (either directly or by creating a link) and any material in any review or feedback which you submit to knowyourdoctor.com.cy (whether directly or through any hospital, practice, care home or pharmacy):
    1. is your own original work;
    2. is not defamatory;
    3. does not infringe any laws in force in Cyprus; and that:
    4. you have the right to give permission to use it for the purposes specified above; and
    5. you have the consent of any individual mentioned in the material and who is identifiable (or the consent of their parent or guardian if they are under 16) for the use of their personal data for those purposes.
  3. This Site and the material and information on it are protected by copyright, database rights and other intellectual property rights. If you wish to copy any of the material or information on this Site to anyone else, please direct them to this Site instead of copying the material or information and forwarding the copy to them.
  4. You may not make any profit from the use of the material or information on this Site, and you may not republish, disseminate, or modify the material and information on this Site in any way or reproduce or transmit any of it, exploit it for any commercial purpose, make any derivative work, or copy it for any purpose except your own use, without first obtaining the written permission of KnowYourDoctor.com.cy, or the permission of the rights owner.
  5. You may quote an extract from the contents of this Site for the purposes of review, commentary and linking to this Site provided that the quote is no more than 30 words long and that the review, commentary and link are lawful and, in the case of the link, it is not in breach of these Terms.
  6. You may not use "KnowYourDoctor.com.cy" as part of a trade mark or domain name or in connection with any product or service without first obtaining the written permission of Marleon Prospects Limited.

Corrections and Complaints

1.      Marleon Prospects Limited wants the information on this Site to be as accurate as possible. If you wish to correct any information given on this Site, please contact us at info@knowyourdoctor.com.cy.

  1. If you wish to object to any rating or material posted to this Site, please contact us at us at info@knowyourdoctor.com.cy, or use the "Report Abuse" link provided on this Site. We will then review the rating and the material about which you have complained and decide whether it complies with these Terms. We will inform you of the outcome of our review within a reasonable time after receiving your complaint.
  2. If you believe that that any material on this Site infringes any copyright or other intellectual property rights that you own or control, please send written notification to us at info@knowyourdoctor.com.cy. That notification must include:
    1. a description or copy of the work that you claim has been infringed;
    2. evidence that you are the owner of the intellectual property rights in the work or that you are authorised to act on behalf of the owner;
    3. details of where on the Site the material that you claim is infringing is located;
    4. a statement that you have a good faith belief that the infringement has not been authorised by the copyright owner or its agent; and
    5. Statement that the information provided in the notification is accurate and true and that you are the owner of the intellectual property rights in the work that you claim has been infringed, or that you are authorised to act on their behalf.

Links to Other Websites

  1. Any link from this Site to another website is provided solely for convenience. If you use any link to another website, you will leave this Site. We have not reviewed, have no control over, and are not responsible for, the content of any other website or its availability.
  2. By including a link to another website from this Site, KnowYourDoctor.com.cy is NOT recommending or endorsing that other website, the organisation that operates it, or it’s content. KnowYourDoctor.com.cy does not give any warranty or representation about any other website, the organisation that operates it, or its content. If you decide to access any other website linked to this Site, you do so entirely at your own risk.

Limitation of knowyourdoctor.com.cy Liability

  1. Most of the material posted on this Site is created by members of the public. The opinions expressed are theirs and, except where specifically stated to be the opinion of KnowYourDoctor.com.cy, are not those of KnowYourDoctor.com.cy. Nor are they supported, authorised, endorsed, checked or validated by KnowYourDoctor.com.cy.
  2. KnowYourDoctor.com.cy is not responsible as the author, editor or publisher for any of the material posted by members of the public on this Site.
  3. Knowyourdoctor.com.cy makes no representation and gives no warranty that any information or content on this Site is accurate, up to date or complete. Knowyourdoctor.com.cy will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by misleading, inaccurate, out of date or incomplete information or content on this Site and you use the information on this site at your own risk, in the knowledge that it is only the opinion of members of the public and that you should not rely solely on that information when making any important decision.
  4. To the extent permitted by law, KnowYourDoctor.com.cy excludes all warranties, conditions and terms (except those in these Terms) whether or not implied by statute, common law, custom or trade usage, including (without limitation) any warranty or condition relating to satisfactory quality, fitness for purpose, and the use of reasonable care and skill in relation to the material and information on this Site.
  5. Upon doctor’s approval during the initial registration process, a visitor is allowed to leave an honest and true feedback/review of the specific doctor. Reviews will be approved first from the site administrator and then published online. Upon investigation of the site administrator, if the review proved that it was false the specific user/reviewer will be blocked out from the site.
  6. KnowYourDoctor.com.cy reserve the rights to change the membership price when the contract agreement ends.
  7. KnowYourDoctor.com.cy may make changes to the material and information on this Site, at any time, without notice and this Site may be temporarily unavailable from time to time for maintenance and other reasons.
  8. Knowyourdoctor.com.cy will not be liable for any loss or damage arising out of or in connection with the use, inability to use, or the results of using any material or information on this Site, whether that loss or damage arises from negligence, breach of contract, or in any other way.
  9. In any case, knowyourdoctor.com.cy will not be liable for any loss of profits, loss of business, loss of contracts, loss of opportunity, loss of savings, loss of goodwill, lost or wasted management time or the lost time of employees, loss of use, loss or spoiling of data, (in each case whether direct or indirect) whether that loss or damage arises from negligence, breach of contract, or in any other way.
  10. In any case, knowyourdoctor.com.cy will not be liable for any indirect loss, even if KnowYourDoctor.com.cy had been advised of, or knew of, the likelihood of that loss or type of loss arising, whether that loss or damage arises from negligence, breach of contract, or in any other way.
  11. Nothing in these Terms excludes or limits knowyourdoctor.com.cy liability for death or personal injury arising from its negligence or that of its agents or employees, or for any fraudulent misrepresentation on the part of KnowYourDoctor.com.cy, or for any other liability that cannot be excluded or limited by law.
  12. Each person who posts a rating or any other material or information on this Site (either directly or through any creating any link) or who submits any review of feedback to KnowYourDoctor.com.cy (whether directly or through any hospital, practice, care home or pharmacy) will indemnify KnowYourDoctor.com.cy and will keep KnowYourDoctor.com.cy fully indemnified against all and any claims made by any third party against KnowYourDoctor.com.cy that arise in connection with any rating, review, feedback and other material or information posted or submitted by that person, including any and all costs, expenses, losses and liabilities incurred by KnowYourDoctor.com.cy in connection with defending or settling that claim.

General

  1. No delay, neglect or failure on knowyourdoctor.com.cy part in enforcing any of these Terms will be, or be deemed to be, a waiver. Nor will it prejudice any of knowyourdoctor.com.cy rights.
  2. If any of these Terms is (for any reason) held to be unenforceable, illegal or in some other way invalid, the unenforceable, illegal or invalid provision will not affect the remainder of these Terms and they will continue in full force and effect.
  3. These Terms are governed by Cyprus law and anyone posting any rating or other information or material to this Site, using information on this Site or submitting any review or feedback to KnowYourDoctor.com.cy (whether directly or through any hospital, practice, care home or pharmacy) agrees to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the court of Cyprus.
  4. KnowYourDoctor.com.cy may revise these Terms at any time by updating this page. You should visit this page from time to time to review the then current Terms because they will apply to your use of this Site and your submission of any review or feedback to KnowYourDoctor.com.cy (whether directly or through any hospital, practice, care home or pharmacy) by any other means


PRIVACY POLICY

General

We want to protect the privacy of visitors to our website and that of our customers, and other individuals. Please read the following policy; it will help you to understand how we use your personal data.

 

Who we are

This website is operated by Marleon Prospects Limited, a company registered in Cyprus under registration number HE328971. Its registered office is at Ariadnis 4, Ayios Tychonas, 4521, Limassol, Cyprus.


Your consent to our use of your personal data and cookies

WHENEVER YOU PROVIDE US WITH INFORMATION ABOUT YOURSELF, YOU ARE CONSENTING TO OUR COLLECTING AND USING THAT PERSONAL DATA IN ACCORDANCE WITH THIS PRIVACY POLICY.

IN PARTICULAR, WHEN YOU USE OUR WEBSITE TO REVIEW A DOCTOR, DENTIST, PHARMACY, CARE HOME OR MEDICINE OR YOU PROVIDE HARDCOPY FEEDBACK, YOU CONSENT TO US PUBLISHING ON OUR WEBSITE, AS PART OF YOUR REVIEW OR ANALYSIS OF FEEDBACK, ANY OF YOUR PERSONAL DATA WHICH YOU INCLUDED IN YOUR REVIEW.

IF ANY OF THE DATA WHICH YOU PROVIDE TO US AS PART OF YOUR REVIEW OR FEEDBACK IS SENSITIVE PERSONAL DATA (FOR INSTANCE ABOUT YOUR MENTAL OR PHYSICAL HEALTH), YOUR PROVISION OF THAT DATA TO US CONSTITUTES EXPLICIT CONSENT TO US PUBLISHING IT ON OUR WEBSITE AS PART OF YOUR REVIEW OR ANALYSIS OF FEEDBACK.

BY USING OUR WEBSITE YOU ARE CONSENTING TO OUR SETTING COOKIES and USING THE DATA COLLECTED BY THEM AS DETAILED ON OUR COOKIE PAGE.

If you wish to withdraw consent for any reason, please contact: info@knowyourdoctor.com.cy.

 

What personal data do we collect?

The data we collect about each individual depends on their role, e.g. whether they are a doctor or dentist whose details appear on our website or whether they are providing a rating or review of a doctor, dentist, pharmacy, care home or medicine or providing feedback about any service.

We populate our website with details of doctors and dentists who are or may be the subject of a rating or review. Those details are obtained from publicly available sources.

When you visit our website in any capacity we collect your Internet Protocol (IP) address (a string of numbers unique to your computer which is recorded by our web server when you request any page or component on our website).

When anyone visits our website to submit a rating or review or anyone provides hardcopy feedback, we collect their email address and the personal data which they include in their review or feedback. Any of personal data which is included in any review or feedback may be seen by visitors to our website. Please do not submit any personal data which you do not want to be made public in this way. When anyone submits a rating or review or provides feedback about a doctor or dentist or any other person, we collect personal data about the person who is the subject of that rating, review or feedback.

We also collect personal data about any other individual, for example, patients and staff, if it is possible to identify them from the information provided to us by anyone submitting a review or providing feedback. Therefore, when writing a review of any doctor or dentist, please do not identify any individual except the doctor or dentist who is the subject of the review, when reviewing a pharmacy, care home or medicine, please do not include information about any individual in that review, and when providing feedback please do not include any unnecessary information about any individual.

If you are a doctor or dentist who provides information about yourself, we collect the personal data which you provide to us. This is typically your name, photograph, specialties, location, and (optionally) a description of your interests, experiences and contact details. When you open an account with us we collect your email address, your chosen user name, a cryptographically hashed version of your password, and a timestamp of when your account was created. When you subscribe for email alerts we collect your email address. If you unsubscribe we keep a record of that fact.

If you contact us to report a rating or posting or to object to any content on our website, we collect the following information about you: your name and address, your email address, any other information which we may need to check your identity, and any personal data which you provide to us in any emails or other correspondence.

We also automatically collect data about visitors to our website (for example on browsing patterns) by using cookies. This data allows us to recognise visitors and their preferred settings and avoids them having to re-enter information when they visit this website in future. Please see our cookies page for more information about the cookies we use.

 

How do we use your personal data?

We publish personal data about doctors and dentists on our website to:

  • allow members of the public to rate and review doctors and dentists;
  • allow doctors, dentists, hospitals, other healthcare providers and healthcare commissioners to monitor and assess performance; and
  • to allow government and government agencies to assess the performance of public bodies.

We use personal data provided by patients, their careers, hospitals, other healthcare providers and healthcare commissioners and personal data obtained from publicly available sources to help us to keep the information on our website up to date, and to correct any inaccurate or misleading information.

We also use personal data provided by doctors and dentists to help verify and assess the ratings and reviews on our website, to help verify and assess feedback, to assist us to keep information up to date, and to correct any inaccurate or misleading information.

We use personal data about people who submit ratings and reviews or provide feedback to verify their identity, to ask them to confirm that they want their rating and/or review to be posted on our website, to contact them about their feedback, to alert them to new ratings and reviews, and to investigate any actual or suspected misuse of our website or any unlawful activity.

We may also publish on our website any personal data included in any review or feedback submitted or provided to us.

We use the contact details of employees of our customers to:

  • provide services to our customers;
  • to manage their account or subscription;
  • to let them know about other products and services in which they may be interested;
  • to inform them about changes and improvements to our website;
  • for direct marketing purposes (but they may opt out of this – please see below.

We may also use personal data:

  • to monitor the use of our website and personalise visits to our website;
  • to record traffic flows to our website;
  • to carry out research about our visitors' and customers' demographics, interests and behaviour so that we can better understand our visitors, customers and potential customers; and
  • for other purposes set out in our cookies page

When you send us personal data via our website, those data may be sent electronically to servers anywhere in the world. We may store or process personal data anywhere in the world, including countries outside the European Economic Area. (Countries outside the EEA may not adequately protect data subjects’ rights.)

 

To whom might we disclose your personal data?

Personal data about doctors and dentists – their name, location, specialty, ratings and information included in reviews and feedback – are made available to the public and to hospitals, other healthcare providers or healthcare commissioners and government and government agencies via our website.

Updates may be provided to interested parties when a doctor or dentist is reviewed.

We may provide the names, addresses and specialties of doctors and dentists to our information providers to allow them to correct and update their information.

We may pass personal data to our data processors. Some of these may be located outside the European Economic Area.

We may provide personal data to anyone who buys our business or business assets.

We may provide personal data to: the Care Quality Commission; the Council for Healthcare Regulatory Excellence; the General Dental Council; the General Medical Council; the Health Professions Council; the Healthcare Inspectorate; the Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency; the Nursing and Midwifery Council; the Pharmaceutical Society; or any other regulatory body.

Except as set out above, we will not disclose personal data unless we are obliged to do so or allowed to do so by law, or where we need to disclose it in order to run our business (for instance where we outsource services or to people who process data for us).

If we use a third party to process your personal data, we will require it to process your data only in accordance with our instructions and to protect your personal data against unauthorised or accidental use, access, disclosure, damage, loss or destruction.

 

Direct marketing

If you are an employee of one of our customers, you consent to us contacting you by e-mail, SMS or other means to market our goods and services.

You have the right at any time to stop us from contacting you for marketing purposes. If you wish to do that, please contact:info@knowyourdoctor.com.cy

Alternatively you may write to us at: Ariadnis 4, Ayios Tychonas, 4521, Limassol, Cyprus.

 

Access to your personal data and correcting it

You have the right to request a copy of the personal data which we hold about you. If you would like a copy of some or all of your personal data, please contact: info@knowyourdoctor.com.cy. Alternatively you may write to us at: Ariadnis 4, Ayios Tychonas, 4521, Limassol, Cyprus.

We would like to keep your personal data accurate and up to date. If you become aware of any errors or inaccuracies please let us know by contacting: info@knowyourdoctor.com.cy. Alternatively you may write to us at: Ariadnis 4, Ayios Tychonas, 4521, Limassol, Cyprus.

 

Links to other websites

This privacy policy only applies only to this website.

Our website contains links to websites operated by other people. These other websites may collect and use personal data in a way which is different from the way in which we collect and use personal data.

When you visit a website operated by someone else, you should read its privacy policy.

We are not responsible for the way in which the operators of other websites collect and use personal data.

 

Security

When we collect, process or use your personal data, we take steps to ensure that it is treated securely and in accordance with this privacy policy.

Unfortunately, no data transmission over the internet or any other network can be guaranteed as 100% secure, but we take appropriate steps to try to protect the security of your personal data.

 

Changes to this privacy policy

We keep this privacy policy under regular review and may change it at any time without giving you notice. The updated privacy policy will appear on this webpage. Please check it each time you visit this website or provide us with any personal data.

We last updated this privacy policy on 24th September 2014.

 

How to contact us

 

If you have any questions about this privacy policy or any personal data which we hold about you, please contact:info@knowyourdoctor.com.cy. Alternatively you may write to us at: Ariadnis 4, Ayios Tychonas, 4521, Limassol, Cyprus.

 

DISCLAIMER

KnowYourDoctor is for informational purposes and should not be considered medical advice, diagnosis or treatment recommendation.

 

COOKIES POLICY

About cookies

This website uses cookies.  By using this website and agreeing to this policy, you consent to KNOWYOURDOCTOR.COM.CY use of cookies in accordance with the terms of this policy.

Cookies are files sent by web servers to web browsers, and stored by the web browsers.

The information is then sent back to the server each time the browser requests a page from the server.  This enables a web server to identify and track web browsers.

There are two main kinds of cookies: session cookies and persistent cookies.  Session cookies are deleted from your computer when you close your browser, whereas persistent cookies remain stored on your computer until deleted, or until they reach their expiry date.


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AFFILIATE TERMS & CONDITIONS

Terms & Conditions

Affiliate Terms & Conditions

This Affiliate Service Agreement (the “Agreement”) is made by and between Marleon Prospects Ltd, and you, as an Affiliate marketing the Marleon Prospects Ltd services (“You”, “Your”, “Agent”).

You must agree to abide by the terms and conditions contained in this Agreement in order to participate. Please read this Agreement carefully before registering as an Affiliate. By signing up for knowyourdoctor.com.cy, you indicate Your acceptance of this Agreement and its terms and conditions. If You do not accept this Agreement, do not enroll as a knowyourdoctor.com.cy Affiliate.

The following agreement is summarized as follows:

·         You place our merchants banners anywhere on your site as you see fit, or within non-spam emails.

·         We may email you concerning new merchant programs

·         We might change the service now and then

·         Adult, Hate, or other related sites are not allowed

·         All statistics are collected and calculated by knowyourdoctor.com.cy, and will be the only valid stats used for determining commissions.

·         Any page that contains knowyourdoctor.com.cy links, banners, or code must be written in English.

·         As an Agent, you can only have 1 account. Self-referrals for Affiliates are permitted.

·         All Affiliates are paid via PayPal or check.

·         Your physical address listed for receiving checks MUST be your actual address.

·         You won’t hold us liable for anything, a link to a non-knowyourdoctor.com.cy web site does not mean that knowyourdoctor.com.cy endorses or accepts any responsibility for the content or the use of such web site.

·         You cannot SPAM. You cannot SPAM. You cannot SPAM. We will terminate your account on the first offense of SPAMMING. Do not send email to lists or groups that you do not have permission to send to. We cannot stress this enough, we WILL terminate your account on the first offense.

·         You may place banners or links within your newsletters, in content of your website, or within other web related content.

·         Affiliate accounts that are left inactive for 6 months will be removed from our system if their balance is equal to or less than €25. If an abandoned Affiliate account has a balance between €25 and €100, a €25 fee will be assessed once per calendar month, until the balance is equal to zero dollars – and is closed. At no time will an Affiliate ever owe monies to knowyourdoctor.com.cy – the account will simply be closed. An abandoned Affiliate account is defined as any account that has not been logged in to for a period of 6 months, nor have any transactions been posted to that account. If one or the other of those conditions are true – the account will remain in an active state.

·         NOT ALLOWED: All other uses of banners or links, such as news groups, chat rooms, ICQ, message boards, banner networks, hit farms, counters, or guest books etc. are NOT allowed.

·         NOT ALLOWED: Any placement of creative in a “Desktop” advertising scheme. This includes any and all 3rd party advertising platforms that use a desktop application to display ads in any form.

·         NOT ALLOWED: Any display of a merchant window that isn’t the result of a direct click by the end-user.

·         Failure to abide by these rules could mean termination from a given merchant program, or from KNOWYOURDOCTOR.COM.CY completely with a complete forfeit of commissions.

·         Fraud is a serious offense, and will be treated as such. Fraud is defined as any action that intentionally attempts to create sales, leads, or click-throughs using robots, frames, iframes, scripts, or manually “refreshing” of pages, for the sole purpose of creating commissions. ANY ATTEMPTED FRAUD OR FRAUD WILL RESULT IN MEMBERSHIP TERMINATION AND VOIDED COMMISSIONS.

·         You cannot refer yourself as a Merchant with KNOWYOURDOCTOR.COM.CY and receive commission.

 

PRIVACY POLICY

KNOWYOURDOCTOR.COM.CY respects the privacy of its users and will not disclose personal information to third parties without the express permission of You and Your company. If You have any questions please contact info@knowyourdoctor.com.cy

 

DEFINITIONS

“Affiliate” means an individual or business generating their own traffic and thus rewarded for legitimate sales, leads, clicks, or other measurable action. Affiliates use KNOWYOURDOCTOR.COM.CY to facilitate relationships with Merchants as well as gain tracking, reporting, and receipt of commission payment.

“Visitor” means any person, or user that clicks on a Link to a Merchant’s Web site placed on an Affiliate’s Web site.

“Sale Commission” means the Payout the Merchant sets and agrees to pay for Visitors referred to the Merchant’s Web site that results in a sale of a product or service. The sale could occur at the time of the visit or at a later time not to exceed 90 days. If a sale occurs after 90 days and the Visitor has not returned through an authorized Affiliate’s site, then no Payout shall occur.

“Payout” means the amount of sale commission a Merchant agrees to pay for an individual measurable action. The Payout is defined as either a percentage of a total sale amount, or as a set bounty (flat rate) per action.

“Commission” means the amount sale commission a Merchant agrees to pay for an individual measurable action. The Payout is defined as either a percentage of a total sale amount, or as a set bounty (flat rate) per action.

“Link” means a hyperlink placed on an Agent’s site that, when clicked on, sends a Visitor through to a Merchant website via redirection at KNOWYOURDOCTOR.COM.CY. Links take many forms including text, a product image, buttons, banners, videos or any other format acceptable to the Merchant.

“VOID” means a reversal of a Payout previously earned for a sale, lead, or click that is later rescinded or corrected by the Merchant. Merchant’s may VOID transactions that are fraudulent, or in the case of returned merchandise, duplicate transactions, or other valid reasons.

“Your Account” means a specific account the Affiliate software where Commissions are credited.

 

LINK PLACEMENT

As an Affiliate of the Service, you may place and remove Merchant Links on Your site and in acceptable locations.

You place our merchants banners anywhere on your site as you see fit, or within non-spam emails. Adult, Hate, or other related sites are not allowed
Any page that contains KNOWYOURDOCTOR.COM.CY links, banners, or code must be written in English.
You cannot SPAM. You cannot SPAM. You cannot SPAM. We will terminate your account on the first offense of SPAMMING. Do not send email to lists or groups that you do not have permission to send to. We cannot stress this enough, we WILL terminate your account on the first offense.
Affiliate accounts that are left inactive for 6 months will be removed from our system if their balance is equal to or less than €25. If an abandoned Affiliate account has a balance between €25 and €100, a €25 fee will be assessed once per calendar month, until the balance is equal to zero dollars – and is closed. At no time will an Affiliate ever owe monies to KNOWYOURDOCTOR.COM.CY – the account will simply be closed. An abandoned Affiliate account is defined as any account that has not been logged in to for a period of 6 months, nor have any transactions been posted to that account. If one or the other of those conditions are true – the account will remain in an active state.
NOT ALLOWED: All other uses of banners or links, such as news groups, chat rooms, ICQ, message boards, banner networks, hit farms, counters, or guest books etc. are NOT allowed.
NOT ALLOWED: Any placement of creative in a “Desktop” advertising scheme. This includes any and all 3rd party advertising platforms that use a desktop application to display ads in any form.
NOT ALLOWED: Any display of a merchant window that isn’t the result of a direct click by the end-user.

AFFILIATE PAYMENT

You will receive a Commission for approved sales via Your Links. In order to place Links, You must first be approved by KNOWYOURDOCTOR.COM.CY to become an Affiliate. You understand that the Payout amount may be changed at any time. This information is also available to you at the Affiliate Back Office. You are responsible for determining if the Payout for a Link You have placed on your site has changed or been discontinued. You receive the Commission from KNOWYOURDOCTOR.COM.CY. Payments are made automatically on or before the tenth (15th) day of each month when Your account balance reaches €50 or more for the previous months’ transactions.

PayPal or Check are the preferred methods of payment.  There will be a $3 service fee applied to each payment processed.

Money credited to Your Account does not accrue interest. In the event of a VOID by a Merchant, KNOWYOURDOCTOR.COM.CY may recover from You the corresponding Commission previously credited to Your Account. The VOID Commission will be immediately deducted from Your Account balance. In the event that Your Account balance is less than the VOID Commission, the VOID Commission will be deducted against Your future earnings. You will NEVER be asked to send money to KNOWYOURDOCTOR.COM.CY.

KNOWYOURDOCTOR.COM.CY does allow NEW Affiliates to claim referrals to a maximum of 15 days prior to their enrollment as an Agent. This may be done by emailing us at info@knowyourdoctor.com.cy. After 15 days the commission is lost and unclaimable by anyone.

 

SERVICE AND SUPPORT

KNOWYOURDOCTOR.COM.CY will provide support for the products as indicated on the KNOWYOURDOCTOR.COM.CY Website.

 

EMAIL CONTACT

KNOWYOURDOCTOR.COM.CY reserves the right to send e-mail to You for the purposes of informing you of applicable changes or additions to the Service or any KNOWYOURDOCTOR.COM.CY related products and services.

 

CHANGES TO THE SERVICE

KNOWYOURDOCTOR.COM.CY reserves the right to change, modify, add or remove portions of this Agreement at any time and may add to, change, suspend or discontinue any aspect of the program at any time. In the event of any material change, KNOWYOURDOCTOR.COM.CY will notify You via e-mail, newsletter or the KNOWYOURDOCTOR.COM.CY Web site at least 7 days prior to any such changes taking effect, at which time You may either agree to such changes or withdraw from the program.

 

REGISTRATION

To sign up as an Affiliate of KNOWYOURDOCTOR.COM.CY you must be at least 18 (eighteen) years of age.

THE FOLLOWING TYPES OF SITES ARE NOT ALLOWED TO PARTICIPATE IN KNOWYOURDOCTOR.COM.CY: ADULT SITES, SITES THAT DISPLAY ADULT BANNERS, SITES THAT PROMOTE VIOLENCE, BIGOTRY, OR HATRED. SITES THAT PROMOTE ILLEGAL ACTIVITY, including but not limited to WAREZ, CRACKING, and HACKING SITES.

As part of the registration process, You will select a username and password combination that You use to access Your Affiliate Back Office within the Service. You shall provide KNOWYOURDOCTOR.COM.CY with accurate, complete and updated registration information. You may not select the name of another person with the intent to impersonate that person or deceive members or other users as to Your true identity. You agree that KNOWYOURDOCTOR.COM.CY may rely on any data, notice, instruction or request furnished to KNOWYOURDOCTOR.COM.CY by You which is reasonably believed by KNOWYOURDOCTOR.COM.CY to be genuine and to have been sent or presented by a person reasonably believed by KNOWYOURDOCTOR.COM.CY to be authorized to act on Your behalf. You shall notify KNOWYOURDOCTOR.COM.CY by e-mail at info@knowyourdoctor.com.cy of any known or suspected unauthorized uses of Your Account, or any known or suspected breach of security, including loss, theft or unauthorized disclosure of Your username and password. You shall be responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of Your username and password and You are responsible for all usage and activity on Your Account, including use of the account by a third party authorized by You to use Your Account. Any fraudulent, abusive or otherwise illegal activity may be grounds for termination by KNOWYOURDOCTOR.COM.CY and referral to the appropriate law enforcement agencies.

 

ACCEPTED USE

You represent to KNOWYOURDOCTOR.COM.CY that all content You provide is solely owned by You or provided by You with the express authority of the company You represent, does not infringe upon any other individual’s or organization’s rights (including, without limitation, intellectual property rights) and is not defamatory, libelous, unlawful or otherwise objectionable. You shall not provide, promote, distribute, place or otherwise publish as an Affiliate any content, or Web site that includes content, which is libelous, defamatory, obscene, pornographic, abusive, and fraudulent or violates any law. As KNOWYOURDOCTOR.COM.CY may not review all information provided by You, You shall remain solely responsible for Your content and Web site. As an Affiliate, You may not artificially inflate traffic counts to Merchant site(s) using any device, program, robot or other means, including but not limited to JavaScript pop-up windows and redirects. You may not click on Your own banners and/or links or submit multiple leads to Your Merchant partners.

Links may not be placed in news groups, unsolicited e-mail, ICQ, banner networks, counters, chatrooms or guest books Any Link placed must be done in such a way that it is not misleading to any Visitor and done with the intention of delivering valid sales, leads, or clicks to the related Merchant for that Link.

Points or reward programs for click or lead programs are NOT allowed. KNOWYOURDOCTOR.COM.CY RESERVES THE RIGHT TO DEEM ANY SITE INAPPROPRIATE AND TERMINATE THE SITE AS A MEMBER OF KNOWYOURDOCTOR.COM.CY. If You are terminated from the Service, KNOWYOURDOCTOR.COM.CY has the right to withhold money You earned within the Service or money that You owe within the Service and You will not be allowed to re-join KNOWYOURDOCTOR.COM.CY.

LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

KNOWYOURDOCTOR.COM.CY OR ITS SUPPLIERS OR RESELLERS OR MERCHANTS SHALL NOT BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANY OTHER PERSON FOR (I) ANY INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OF ANY CHARACTER ARISING OUT OF THE USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE THE KNOWYOURDOCTOR.COM.CY PRODUCT OR ANY INFORMATION PROVIDED ON THE KNOWYOURDOCTOR.COM.CY WEB SITE OR ANY OTHER HYPERLINKED WEB SITE, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF GOODWILL, ANY LOST PROFITS, BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, LOSS OF PROGRAMS OR OTHER DATA, EVEN IF KNOWYOURDOCTOR.COM.CY OR A KNOWYOURDOCTOR.COM.CY AUTHORIZED REPRESENTATIVE HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES OR (II) ANY CLAIM ATTRIBUTABLE TO ERRORS, OMISSIONS OR OTHER INACCURACIES IN THE WEB SITE OR ANY HYPERLINKED WEB SITE. BECAUSE SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, THE ABOVE EXCLUSION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. IN SUCH JURISDICTIONS, KNOWYOURDOCTOR.COM.CY LIABILITY IS LIMITED TO THE SMALLEST AMOUNT PERMITTED BY LAW. THIS PARAGRAPH WILL SURVIVE THE FAILURE OF ANY EXCLUSIVE OR LIMITED REMEDY.

You agree that KNOWYOURDOCTOR.COM.CY has no responsibility or liability as a result of Your placement of authorized Links from Your Web site, and You, and the Merchant, jointly and severally agree to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless KNOWYOURDOCTOR.COM.CY and its Agents, officers, directors, employees and agents from and against any and all liability, claims, losses, damages, injuries or expenses (including reasonable attorneys’ fees) directly or indirectly arising from or relating to any offer or any other matter related to this Agreement or the subject matter hereof and any dispute relating thereto.

KNOWYOURDOCTOR.COM.CY agrees to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless Agent and its Agents, officers, directors, employees and agents from and against any and all liability, claims, losses, damages, injuries or expenses (including reasonable attorneys’ fees) directly or indirectly arising from or relating to KNOWYOURDOCTOR.COM.CY negligence or willful misconduct in performance of the Services or its breach of this Agreement.

 

OWNERSHIP AND LICENSES

You, the Affiliate, are granted a non-exclusive, limited, revocable right to use Merchant provided trademarks and banners. All images, technology and content provided for Your use is and shall remain the sole property of the Merchant, and no part thereof shall be deemed assigned or licensed to You except as explicitly provided for herein. All intellectual property rights, including trademarks, copyrights, patent rights or applications, trade-names and service marks related to the foregoing shall remain the Merchant’s sole property, including rights in and to any derivatives thereof. You may not modify the trademarks, banners, the content or any of the images provided to You in any way.

A Merchant may immediately terminate Your license to use the marks if the Merchant reasonably believes that such use dilutes, tarnishes or blurs the value of their marks. You acknowledge that Your use of the marks will not create in You, nor will You represent that You have, any right, title or interest in or to the marks other than the license granted by the Merchant above. You will not challenge the validity of or attempt to register any of the marks or Your interest therein as a licensee, nor will You adopt any derivative or confusingly similar names, brands or marks or create any combination marks with the marks. You acknowledge the Merchant’s ownership and exclusive right to use the marks and agree that all goodwill arising as a result of the use of the marks shall inure to the benefit of the Merchant.

 

REPRESENTATIONS

KNOWYOURDOCTOR.COM.CY makes no representations whatsoever about any other Web site which You may access through the Service. In addition, a link to a non-KNOWYOURDOCTOR.COM.CY Web site does not mean that KNOWYOURDOCTOR.COM.CY endorses or accepts any responsibility for the content or the use of such Web site.

 

NON-ASSIGNABILITY

Affiliate or KNOWYOURDOCTOR.COM.CY may assign this Agreement to any successor or Agent upon notice to the other party and mutual agreement between both parties.

 

FORCE MAJEURE

Neither party shall be liable hereunder by reason of any failure or delay in the performance of its obligations hereunder on account of strikes, shortages, riots, insurrection, fires, flood, storm, explosions, acts of God, war, governmental action, labor conditions, earthquakes or any other cause which is beyond the reasonable control of such party.

 

MISCELLANEOUS

 

This Agreement represents the complete agreement concerning this license and may be amended only by a writing executed by both parties. THE ACCEPTANCE OF ANY PURCHASE ORDER PLACED BY YOU IS EXPRESSLY MADE CONDITIONAL ON YOUR ASSENT TO THE TERMS SET FORTH HEREIN, AND NOT THOSE IN YOUR PURCHASE ORDER. If any provision of this Agreement is held to be unenforceable, such provision shall be reformed only to the extent necessary to make it enforceable.