Copyright terms, conditions and privacy policy

The material presented on the International Academy of Legal Medicine (IALM) Website and provided in its newsletters is published by the Secretariat of the IALM for the service of its members or for all visitors.


The IALM holds copyright on all material, unless otherwise stated. Copyright in any third-party materials must also be respected. You may request permission to reproduce the IALM materials and information.


Unless otherwise stated, photos and images published on the IALM Website and Members area may be subject to special copyright and should not be reproduced without permission of the IALM Secretariat.


The use of the IALM logo is restricted and permission to use the logo must be requested from the IALM Secretariat.

Links to other Websites

The IALM Website may provide links to recommended external sources of information to benefit users. The IALM is not responsible for the content of external sites or third-party information.


The material available through the IALM Website come from a wide range of unofficial sources and are not intended to replace direct consultation, when appropriate, of official sources. You should rely on your own inquiries to independently confirm any information on which you intend to act.

While care has been taken in the preparation and reproduction of the data published herein, the IALM declines liability for any inaccuracy, omission or other error in the data, and, in general, for any financial or other loss or damage in any way resulting from the use of the information.

IALM Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy outlines how the IALM collects and uses information that it may obtain about you (Personal Data) through its website and/or that you provided to the IALM directly or indirectly.

By using this website and/or when you provide the IALM with any personal information, you acknowledge that you have reviewed, and that you agree to, the terms of this Privacy Policy and you give the IALM your consent to process your personal information for the purposes mentioned herein.

Communication of your personal data

The IALM may communicate your Personal Data to other IALM members upon request and only if you have agreed to such communication in the specific section of “Member Area”. Such communication enables the members to network and communicate between themselves.

Otherwise, your Personal Data is not transferred and is not disclosed to any third parties outside Switzerland and the EU.


The IALM uses cookies and other technologies on its website to allow certain information from your web browser to be collected.

Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site.

The IALM may collect information about your computer, including where available your IP address, operating system and browser type for system administration. This is statistical data about IALM’ browsing actions and patterns and does not identify any individual.


The IALM is committed to ensuring that your Personal Data is permanently secured. The IALM process your Personal Data only in ways compatible with the purpose for which it was collected. To the extent necessary for such purposes, the IALM takes reasonable steps to make sure that your Personal Data is accurate, complete, current and otherwise reliable with regard to its intended use.

The IALM takes reasonable and appropriate measures to maintain the confidentiality and integrity of your Personal Data and prevent the unauthorized use or disclosure of your Personal Data in accordance with applicable legal requirements.

Contact Information

Should you have any questions about your Personal Data, please do not hesitate to contact the IALM by sending an email to

The IALM may periodically update this Privacy Policy, if required. The latest version of this document will always be available on IALM website with the revised date: This Privacy Policy was last updated on 7 August 2021