Terms of Service
1. Acceptance of Terms
2. Types of Users
Any person accessing the Site or other services provided by UHR through this Site, either manually or via an automated device or program, to the extent permitted hereunder, shall be considered a “User.” All Users are bound by the terms of this Agreement. Users must be at least 14 years old.
3. Acceptable and Lawful Use; No Endorsement of Content
Users shall comply with all appropriate laws, statutes and regulations regarding the use of this Site. UHR makes no representations or endorsements regarding the quality, accuracy, and reliability of information posted on the Site.
4. Protecting Your Information
You should keep any correspondence you receive relating to the Website and Services (including, but not limited to, your user ID, passwords, other registration information, e-mails, order information, or any other information) confidential and in a safe place. If other people have access to your computer, handheld device, user ID or password, or other personal information, they may be able to access information you have obtained from the Website and Services. UHR is not responsible for the security of privacy of any such information under these circumstances. You agree to notify UHR at Privacy@undergroundhealthreporter.com if you learn of or suspect any loss or unauthorized use of your login information (user ID or password). UHR is also not responsible for the security of your internet access services provider and you should review their security and privacy policies carefully.
5. Dispute Resolution
Users agree to use the dispute resolution procedures set forth in this Agreement with respect to any controversy or claim arising out of or relating to this Agreement or its breach. Any dispute between UHR and Users arising out of or in connection with this Agreement shall be settled by a binding arbitration in California in accordance with the then-current rules and procedures of the American Arbitration Association. The arbitrator shall apply the law in accordance with the choice of law provisions contained within this Agreement. Judgment on the award rendered by the arbitrator may be entered in any court of competent jurisdiction. Users agree that, any provision of law notwithstanding, the arbitrator shall have the authority to award the prevailing party its costs and reasonable attorneys’ fees. Any disputes between Users are not the responsibility of UHR.
7. Governing Law; Attorneys’ Fees
The Website and Service are intended only for access and use by United States residents, are presented solely as a service to visitors and subscribers located in the United States of America and its territories, and therefore may not comply with legal requirements of foreign countries. This Agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of California, exclusive of its choice of law rules and matters affecting copyrights, trademarks and patents under U.S. federal law. In any action to enforce this Agreement, the expenses of the arbitration, including reasonable attorney’s fees, will be paid for by the party against whom the award of the arbitrator is rendered.
8. Intellectual Property
The Website and Services contain copyrighted works, trademarks and other proprietary material owned by UHR or our information providers. The Site is protected by federal and international copyright and trademark laws. If no restrictions are displayed, you may print, download, or make copies of materials from the Website and Services for your own personal and non-commercial use only. Except as just provided, you may not copy, reproduce, publish, post, transmit, display, store, sublicense, transfer or distribute material or images, or reverse engineer, decompile, disassemble, modify or create derivative works from the Website and Services without written permission from UHR. In addition, you may not modify, alter, revise, paraphrase, omit, change, create derivative works, or modify or obliterate any copyright notice or other warning on any material or images from the Website or Services without written permission from UHR. Any rights not expressly granted by this Agreement or any applicable end-user license agreements are reserved by UHR.
9. No Warranty
UHR PROVIDES ACCESS TO THIS SITE AND SERVICES “AS IS” AND WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY OR CONDITION, EXPRESS, IMPLIED OR STATUTORY. UHR SPECIFICALLY DISCLAIM ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF TITLE, MERCHANTABILITY, AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. USER ASSUMES TOTAL RESPONSIBILITY AND RISK FOR USE OF THIS SITE, SITE-RELATED SERVICES, AND HYPERLINKED WEBSITES. SERVICES AND INFORMATION PROVIDED BY HYPERLINKED WEBSITES OR THIRD PARTIES MAY BE SUBJECT TO THE ADDITIONAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF THOSE PROVIDERS. UHR MAKES NO WARRANTY THAT THE SITE OR SERVICE WILL MEET USER REQUIREMENTS, OR THAT SERVICE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, TIMELY, SECURE OR ERROR FREE, NOR DOES UHR MAKE ANY WARRANTY AS TO THE RESULTS THAT MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE USE OF THE SERVICE OR AS TO THE ACCURACY OR RELIABILITY OF ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED THROUGH THE SITE OR SERVICE OR THAT ANY DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED. UHR MAKES NO WARRANTY REGARDING ANY GOODS OR SERVICES PURCHASED THROUGH THE SITE OR SERVICE OR THROUGH HYPERLINKED SITES. NO ADVICE OR INFORMATION, WHETHER ORAL OR WRITTEN, OBTAINED BY A USER FROM UHR SHALL CREATE ANY WARRANTY NOT EXPRESSLY MADE HEREIN.
10. Medical and Other Advice
UHR is not authorized to provide and does not engage in providing medical advice. All information in the Website and Services is for User’s educational and informational purposes only. This information is not intended to diagnose or prescribe for medical or psychological conditions nor to claim to prevent, treat, mitigate or cure such conditions. UHR is not making an attempt to recommend specific products as treatment of disease. In presenting this information, no attempt is being made to provide diagnosis, care, treatment or rehabilitation of individuals, or apply medical, mental health or human development principles, to provide diagnosing, treating, operating or prescribing for any human disease, pain, injury, deformity or physical condition. The information contained in the Website is not intended to replace a one-on-one relationship with a doctor or qualified health care professional. Therefore, the User should be made aware that this information is not intended as medical advice, but rather a sharing of knowledge and information. User should consult with User’s doctor or health care professional to assist in evaluating the appropriateness of any information provided by the Website and Services. User should never disregard, avoid or delay obtaining medical advice from a licensed professional because of something in the Website or Services. In no event will UHR be responsible for any decision made or action taken in reliance on the information contained in the Website and Services.
The information in the Website and Services is also not intended as and does not constitute financial or legal advice and User should consult an appropriate professional for specific advice tailored to User’s situation.
UHR will notify you of any claim made by a third party for liability or expense arising from your use of the Website and Services, in whole or in part, directly or indirectly. You in turn agree to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless UHR and our related parties for any such claim, including reasonable attorneys’ fees.
12. Other Limitations of Liability
UHR CANNOT AND WILL NOT ASSUME ANY LIABILITY FOR UNAUTHORIZED OR FRAUDULENT USE OF THE WEBSITE AND SERVICES. BY ACCESSING THE WEBSITE AND SERVICES YOU AGREE TO HOLD HARMLESS AND WAIVE ALL CLAIMS AGAINST UHR AND OUR RELATED PARTIES REGARDING THE INFORMATION PROVIDED AND YOUR USE OF IT. YOU AGREE THAT UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES WILL UHR OR OUR RELATED PARTIES BE LIABLE TO YOU FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, PUNITIVE OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES — EVEN IF WE HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES OR FOR ANY LOSS OF PROFITS OR REVENUE, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO LOSS OF SALES, PROFIT, REVENUE, GOODWILL, OR DOWNTIME, (HOWEVER ARISING IN TORT, CONTRACT, OR OTHERWISE) REGARDLESS OF ITS NEGLIGENCE OR WHETHER WE KNEW OR SHOULD HAVE KNOWN OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. OUR ENTIRE LIABILITY AND YOUR EXCLUSIVE REMEDY WITH RESPECT TO ANY DISPUTE OR CLAIM RELATED TO THE WEBSITE AND SERVICES IS YOUR STOPPING YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITE AND SERVICES. THE LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY PROVIDED IN THIS AGREEMENT INURE TO THE BENEFIT OF UHR AND TO ALL OF OUR RESPECTIVE OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, ATTORNEYS AND AGENTS. BECAUSE SOME STATES DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR CONSEQUENTIAL OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES, IN SUCH STATES LIABILITY IS LIMITED TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
13. User’s Use of the Website and Services
14. Entire Agreement
This Agreement and any documents expressly incorporated by reference constitute the entire agreement between UHR and the User pertaining to the subject matter hereof. From time to time, where certain laws/jurisdictions apply, UHR, when necessary, may make amendments. User shall regularly review the User Agreement that is posted on the Site. If User has any questions about the User Agreement, contact us at Privacy@undergroundhealthreporter.com