Welcome to Vulvodynia Matters, an informational website owned and operated by Vulvodynia Matters, Inc., P.O. Box 550096, North Waltham, MA 02455.
I. INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY
II. WEBSITE ACCESS AND USE
i. Remove, alter, cover, or distort any copyright, trademark, or other proprietary rights notice on the Vulvodynia Matters Website or its content or on any document printed or downloaded from the Website or copies thereof.
ii. Circumvent, disable or otherwise interfere with security-related features of the Vulvodynia Matters Website including, without limitation, any features that prevent or restrict use or copying of any content or enforce limitations on the, use of the Vulvodynia Matters Website or its content.
iii. Use an automatic device (such as a robot or spider) or manual process to copy or scrape the Vulvodynia Matters Website or its content for any purpose without the express written permission of Vulvodynia Matters, Inc. Notwithstanding the foregoing, Vulvodynia Matters, Inc. grants public search engine operators permission to use automatic devices (such as robots or spiders) to copy content from the Vulvodynia Matters Website for the sole purpose of creating (and only to the extent necessary to create) a searchable index of Website Content that is available to the public. We reserve the right to revoke this permission (generally or specifically) at any time;
iv. Collect or harvest any personally identifiable information from the Vulvodynia Matters Website including, without limitation, user names, passwords, email addresses;
v. Solicit other users to join or become members of any commercial online service or other organization without our prior written approval;
vi. Attempt to or interfere with the proper working of the Vulvodynia Matters Website or impair, overburden, or disable the same;
vii. Decompile, reverse engineer, or disassemble any portion of the Vulvodynia Matters Website;
viii. Use network-monitoring software to determine architecture of or extract usage data from the Vulvodynia Matters Website;
ix. Encourage conduct that violates any local, state or federal law, either civil or criminal, or impersonate another user, person, or entity (e.g., using another person’s membership without permission, etc.);
x. Violate U.S. export laws, including, without limitation, violations of the Export Administration Act and the Export Administration Regulations administered by the Department of Commerce; or
xi. Engage in any conduct that restricts or inhibits any other user from using or enjoying the Vulvodynia Matters Website.
III. CONDITIONS FOR LINKING TO WEBSITE
IV. USER CONTENT
A. We may now or in the future permit users to post, upload, transmit through, or otherwise make available on the Vulvodynia Matters Website (collectively, submit) messages, text, illustrations, files, images, graphics, photos, comments, sounds, music, videos, information, content, and/or other materials (User Content). Subject to the rights and license you grant herein, you retain all right, title and interest in your User Content. We do not guarantee any confidentiality with respect to User Content even if it is not published on the Vulvodynia Matters Website. It is solely your responsibility to monitor and protect any intellectual property rights that you may have in your User Content, and we do not accept any responsibility for the same.
B. You shall not submit any User Content protected by copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret, moral right, or other intellectual property, personal, contractual, proprietary or other third party right without the express permission of the owner of the respective right. You are solely liable for any damage resulting from your failure to obtain such permission or from any other harm resulting from User Content that you submit.
C. You represent, warrant, and covenant that you will not submit any User Content that:
i. Violates or infringes in any way upon the rights of others, including, but not limited to, any copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret, moral right, or other intellectual property, personal, contractual, proprietary or other third party right of any person or entity;
ii. Impersonates another or is unlawful, threatening, abusive, libelous, defamatory, invasive of privacy or publicity rights, vulgar, obscene, profane, pornographic, lewd, lascivious, filthy, excessively violent, harassing or otherwise objectionable;
iii. Encourages conduct that would constitute a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability or otherwise violate any law;
iv. Is an advertisement for goods or services or a solicitation of funds;
v. Includes personal information such as messages which identify phone numbers, social security numbers, account numbers, addresses, or employer references;
vi. Contains a formula, instruction, or advice that could cause harm or injury;
vii. Is a chain letter of any kind; or
viii. The licensed use by us hereunder would result in us having any obligation or liability to any party.
Any conduct by a user that in our sole discretion restricts or inhibits any other user from using or enjoying the Website will not be permitted.
E. We have the right, but not the obligation, to monitor User Content. Please exercise caution and common sense when viewing User Content. We have no obligation to post, maintain or otherwise make use of User Content and do not guarantee distribution of User Content. We may discontinue operation of the Website, or your use of the Website, in either case in whole or in part, in our sole discretion. You have no right to maintain or access your User Content on the Website and we have no obligation to return your User Content or otherwise make it available to you.
F. The rights granted by you hereunder may not be terminated, revoked or rescinded and are not subject to reversion. If you become aware that User Content you have submitted includes any material for which you lack the unrestricted right to grant us the rights set forth above without obligations or liability to any party, you agree to promptly provide us with detailed written notice thereof to Vulvodynia Matters, Inc., P.O. Box 55096, N. Waltham, MA, 02455 and email@example.com.
V. WEBSITE CONTENT & THIRD PARTY LINKS
A. We provide the Vulvodynia Matters Website including, without limitation, Website Content, for informational, educational and promotional purposes only. You may not rely on any information and opinions expressed on the Vulvodynia Matters Website for any other purpose. You should always consult your own physician regarding any course of treatment or medication. In all instances, it is your responsibility to evaluate the accuracy, timeliness, completeness, or usefulness of Website Content. Under no circumstances will we be liable for any loss or damage caused by your reliance on any Website Content.
B. In some instances, Vulvodynia Matters Website content will include content posted by a third-party or will represent the opinions and judgments of a third-party. We do not endorse, warrant and are not responsible for the accuracy, timeliness, completeness, or reliability of any opinion, advice, or statement made on the Website by anyone other than authorized employees or spokespersons while acting in their official capacities.
C. The Vulvodynia Matters Website may contain links to other Websites maintained by third parties. We do not operate or control, in any respect, or necessarily endorse the content found on these third-party Websites. You assume sole responsibility for your use of third-party links. We are not responsible for any content posted on third-party Websites or liable to you for any loss or damage of any sort incurred as a result of your dealings with any third-party or their Website.
VI. DISCLAIMERS: You expressly agree that use of the Vulvodynia Matters Website is at your sole risk. The Website and Website content are provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis without warranty of any kind, either express or implied. Vulvodynia Matters, Inc. disclaims any and all warranties including any: (1) warranties that the Website will meet your requirements; (2) warranties concerning the availability, accuracy, security, usefulness, timeliness, or informational content of the Website or Website content; (3) warranties of title, non-infringement, merchantability, or fitness for a particular purpose; (4) warranties for services or goods received through or advertised on our Website or accessed through the Website; (5) warranties concerning the accuracy or reliability of the results that may be obtained from the use of the Website; (6) warranties that your use of the Website will be secure or uninterrupted; and (7) warranties that errors in the software will be corrected.
VII. LIMITATION ON LIABILITY
B. Notwithstanding anything to the contrary contained herein, in no event shall the cumulative liability of Vulvodynia Matters, Inc., and its employees, agents, distribution partners, affiliates, subsidiaries and their related companies exceed the greater of the total payments received from you by Vulvodynia Matters, Inc. during the preceding twelve (12) month period or $100.
C. In some jurisdictions limitations of liability are not permitted. In such jurisdictions, some of the foregoing limitations may not apply to you. These limitations shall apply to the fullest extent permitted by law.
X. AMENDMENT; ADDITIONAL TERMS