European Group on Tort Law



Object is a webpage of the European Group on Tort Law (EGTL) and contains information on this academic group as well as on certain aspects of its work.

This legal notice contains the terms of use of that site. Access to and use of services of the website implies acceptance of these conditions without prejudice to the special conditions or may be established in a particular case.

Website Owner

This website is owned and maintained by the members of the European Group on Tort Law (EGTL). The European Group on Tort Law (EGTL) is neither an association nor any other form of legal entity, but a private group of scholars pursuing research without any established form of cooperation.

Users can send their suggestions, questions or complaints about the operation of our service through the contact section.

Intellectual property

Unless express provision to the contrary, the contents of this site are the property of the EGTL. The intellectual property rights of members and other collaborators of the EGTL who publish papers on this website correspond to the authors in accordance with the law.

The EGTL allows viewing, playback, printing and downloading of parts of web site content with the following conditions:

  1. That such action is consistent with the purpose of the website and does not harm the image and reputation of the EGTL or third parties.
  2. That it is done for a personal and private use only (not commercial use).
  3. That the intellectual property and otherwise applicable law is observed.

No modification of all or part of that content is allowed.

The disclosure, reproduction, distribution or public communication of this content must include the term "copyright" or equivalent sign (©).

Violation of these conditions constitutes an unlawful act which may result in sanctions under the law.

Exclusions of liability

The legal information contained in this site is for informational purposes only. The EGTL does not guarantee its accuracy or update. Therefore it is not liable for any damage arising from its use. The EGTL is not liable for damage derived from browsing of websites linked by the present website or damage derived from links to other web sites, or failures, errors or damage of any kind to the user's computer system (hardware and software), or the files or documents stored on it, which is caused resulting from circumstances within the sphere of control of the user, such as the ability or quality of his or her computer system, the presence of viruses on his or her computer, etc. The sole responsibility for the content of linked sites lies with their respective operators, owners and administrators.


The EGTL reserves the right to modify freely and without notice its website and these terms of use.