Cardiology CME conferences reserves the right to revise this TOS at any time by posting a revised TOS to the Sites, and without further notice directly to you. Your use of the Sites constitutes your acceptance of the TOS posted at the time of your use.
You are granted a personal, revocable, limited, non-exclusive, non-transferable license to access and use the Sites conditioned on your continued acceptance of, and compliance with, this TOS. You may use the Sites and the Content (as defined in Section 6 below) for your noncommercial personal use and for no other purpose. Cardiology CME conferences reserves the right to bar, restrict, or suspend any user’s access to the Sites, and/or to terminate this license at any time for any reason. Cardiology CME conferences reserves any rights not explicitly granted in this TOS.
Restrictions on Use of Sites
You may view, print, or download Content (as defined in Section 6 below) from the Sites for your own non-commercial personal use, provided that (a) you may not alter, delete, obscure, or conceal any copyright, intellectual property, or other proprietary notices or disclaimers contained in the original materials, (b) you must give attribution to Cardiology CME conferences and if possible provide a reference to Cardiology CME conferences’s main site, www.acc.org, (c) the material must be printed in its entirety without modification, reformatting, adaptation or adjustment, and (d) if you combine the materials with other hard copy materials, you must clearly designate which portion of the complete work is Cardiology CME conferences’s material. You may not engage in systematic retrieval of Content from the Sites to create or compile, directly or indirectly, a collection, compilation, database, or directory without the express prior written permission of Cardiology CME conferences.
The use of robots, spiders, crawlers or other automated downloading programs or devices for any purpose, including but not limited to harvesting postal or email addresses of individuals from the Sites to send unsolicited or unauthorized commercial material, is strictly prohibited. Cardiology CME conferences may take all reasonable steps to cease such unauthorized activities and to prevent any recurrence thereof, including terminating your access to the Sites. You may not use the services on the Sites to publish or distribute any information (including software or other content) which is illegal, which violates or infringes upon the rights of any other person, which is abusive, hateful, obscene, profane, pornographic, or threatening, which contains errors, viruses or other harmful components, or which is otherwise actionable at law. Cardiology CME conferences may at any time exercise editorial control over the content of any information or material that is submitted or distributed through the Sites.
You may not, without the approval of Cardiology CME conferences, use the Sites to publish or distribute any advertising, promotional material, or solicitation to other users of the Sites to use any goods or services, including, for example, using the Sites to conduct any business, to solicit the performance of any activity that is prohibited by law, or to solicit other users to become subscribers of other information services. Similarly, you may not use the Sites to download and redistribute public information or shareware for personal or commercial gain or use the Sites to distribute multiple copies of public domain information or shareware.
Before using certain areas of the Sites, you may be asked to indicate your acceptance of additional special terms and conditions by clicking a button marked “I Accept,” “I Agree,” “Okay,” “I Consent,” or other words or actions that similarly acknowledge your consent or acceptance of a Click-Through Agreement. To the extent there is a conflict between this TOS and any Click-Through Agreement for the activity in which you choose to participate, the Click-Through Agreement will govern.
You warrant that you will abide by, without limitation, all applicable local, state, national and international laws and regulations with respect to your use of the Sites and not interfere with the use and enjoyment of the Sites by other users or with Cardiology CME conferences’s operation and management of the Sites. You will, at all times, provide true, accurate, current, authorized, and complete information when submitting information or materials on the Sites, including, without limitation, information required to be provided through a Site registration form. If any false, inaccurate, untrue, unauthorized or incomplete information is submitted by you, Cardiology CME conferences reserves the right to terminate your access and use of the Sites. You warrant that you will not impersonate any other person or entity, whether actual or fictitious, when using the Sites, or defame or otherwise harm any party through your use of the Sites.
The content of the Sites includes, without limitation, (a) Cardiology CME conferences’s trademarks, service marks, logos, and other distinctive identification (collectively, “Marks”); and (b) information, data, materials, interfaces, computer code, databases, products, services, software applications and tools, text, images, photographs, audio and video material, artwork, and (c) the design, structure, selection, compilation, assembly, coordination, expression, functionalities, applications, look and feel, and arrangement of any content contained in or available through the Sites (the items identified in subsections (a), (b), and (c) shall be collectively referred to herein as “Content”). Content is the property of Cardiology CME conferences, its licensors, sponsors, advertisers, collaborators, content providers, or other third parties and is protected by law including, but not limited to, copyright, trade secret, patent, and trademark law, as well as other state, national and international laws, treaties and regulations. The reproduction, transmission, distribution, sale, publication, broadcast, circulation, or dissemination of any Content by you, or by you through any other person or entity, for any for-profit or commercial activities or purposes is prohibited unless express written consent is separately obtained from Cardiology CME conferences, or the owner of such content if Cardiology CME conferences is not the owner, and unless otherwise expressly permitted under applicable law or as described in this TOS or applicable license or other agreement. Any use of the Marks without Cardiology CME conferences’s express written consent is strictly prohibited. Any questions about whether a particular use of Content is authorized and any requests for permission to publish, reproduce, distribute, display, make derivative works from, or otherwise use the Content should be sent to Cardiology CME conferences Member Care.
Responsibility for Use of the Internet and the Sites
Use of the Internet and the Sites is solely at your risk and is subject to all applicable local, state, national, and international laws and regulations. Cardiology CME conferences does not guarantee the confidentiality or security of any communication or other material transmitted to or from the Sties over the Internet or other communication network. Cardiology CME conferences shall not be obligated to correct or update the Sites or Content and Cardiology CME conferences shall not be liable for omissions, typographical errors, or out-of-date information which may appear on the Sites.
No Medical Advice
The information on the Sites and Content are for informational purposes only, and is not intended as medical advice or as a substitute for the medical advice of a physician.
The information contained in the Sites and Content may or may not reflect the most current medical developments; accordingly, information on the Sites are not promised or guaranteed to be correct or complete, and should not be relied upon as such. As medical advice must be tailored to each individual and the specific circumstances of each individual, nothing provided on the Sites or the Content should be used as a substitute for medical advice and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of Cardiology CME conferences.
Third Party Information
The Sites may feature materials, information, products, and services provided by third parties. Any such information, including but not limited to articles, press clippings, opinions, advice, statements, services, offers, or other information made available by third parties such as content providers and other users of the Sites are those of the respective third party and not of Cardiology CME conferences or its affiliates. Cardiology CME conferences makes no representation with respect to, nor does it guarantee or endorse, the quality, non-infringement, accuracy, completeness, timeliness, or reliability of such third-party materials, information, services, or products.
The Sites may contain advertisements. The inclusion of advertisements on the Sites does not imply endorsement of the advertised products or services. Cardiology CME conferences shall not be responsible for any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of the presence of such advertisements on the Sites. Further, Cardiology CME conferences shall not be responsible or liable for the statements or conduct of any third-party advertisers appearing on the Sites. You shall be solely responsible for any correspondence or transactions you have with any third-party advertisers.
Links to Third Party Websites
The Sites may provide links (including any link through an online banner advertisement) to other sites on the Internet solely as a convenience to you. These other sites are maintained by third parties over which Cardiology CME conferences exercises no control. The appearance of any such third-party links is not intended to endorse any particular company or product. If you decide to access any of the third-party sites linked to the Sites, you do so entirely at your own risk. You should review the terms and conditions and privacy policies of these linked sites, as their policies may differ from ours.
Links to Sites and Content
Links posted by third parties to the Sites and/or Content may not use the Marks and shall not suggest that Cardiology CME conferences promotes or otherwise endorses any third-party products, business relationships, services, causes, campaigns, websites, content, or information. Any links to any portion of the Sites shall be the responsibility of the linking party. Cardiology CME conferences reserves the right to require any linking party to disable or remove any link that violates Cardiology CME conferences’s rights or causes interruption or deterioration of Content.
Disclaimer of Warranties
THE SITES AND CONTENT ARE PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS. NEITHER Cardiology CME conferences, ITS AFFILIATES, SUBSIDIARIES, EMPLOYEES, OFFICERS, MEMBERS, OR TRUSTEES NOR ANY OF ITS AGENTS, REPRESENTATIVES, SUPPLIERS, ADVERTISERS, CONTRACTORS, PROMOTIONAL PARTNERS, OR LICENSORS (COLLECTIVELY, “Cardiology CME conferences PARTIES”) PROVIDE ANY EXPRESS OR IMPLIED REPRESENTATION OR WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY REPRESENTATION OR WARRANTY THAT (A) THE SITES OR CONTENT, OR ANY RESULTS THAT MAY BE OBTAINED BY YOU, ARE COMPLETE, ACCURATE, RELIABLE OR NON-INFRINGING; (B) ACCESS TO THE SITES WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, TIMELY, SECURE, OR ERROR FREE; (C) THE QUALITY OF ANY PRODUCTS, SERVICES, INFORMATION OR OTHER MATERIAL PURCHASED OR OBTAINED BY YOU THROUGH THE SITES WILL MEET YOUR EXPECTATIONS; OR (D) CONTENT WILL REMAIN UNCHANGED OR ACCESSIBLE ON THE SITES. ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, ARE DISCLAIMED TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE, AND/OR NON-INFRINGEMENT.
IN THE EVENT YOU ARE DISSATISFIED WITH, OR DISPUTE, THIS TOS, THE SITES AND/OR THE CONTENT, YOU UNDERSTAND AND ACKNOWLEDGE THAT YOUR SOLE RIGHT AND EXCLUSIVE REMEDY IS TO TERMINATE YOUR USE OF THE SITES, EVEN IF THAT RIGHT OR REMEDY IS DEEMED TO FAIL OF ITS ESSENTIAL PURPOSE. YOU CONFIRM THAT Cardiology CME conferences HAS NO OTHER OBLIGATION, LIABILITY, OR RESPONSIBILITY TO YOU OR ANY OTHER PARTY.
Limitation of Liability
YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT Cardiology CME conferences PARTIES SHALL NOT BE LIABLE TO YOU OR OTHERS, AND DISCLAIM ANY LIABILITY, FOR ANY CLAIM, LOSS OR DAMAGE, DIRECT OR INDIRECT, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, COMPENSATORY, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, PUNITIVE OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES OF ANY KIND WHATSOEVER RESULTING FROM, IN CONNECTION WITH, AS A RESULT OF, OR ARISING: (i) OUT OF THE USE OR INABILITY TO USE THE SITES AND/OR ANY CONTENT, (ii) FROM ANY INTERRUPTION IN THE AVAILABILITY OF THE SITES AND/OR CONTENT; (iii) FROM ANY LOSS OF DATA AND/OR FROM ANY EQUIPMENT FAILURE; (iv) OUT OF THE PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE GOODS OR SERVICES RESULTING FROM ANY PROBLEMS WITH THE GOODS, CONTENT AND/OR SERVICES PURCHASED OR OBTAINED FROM THE SITES, OR TRANSACTIONS ENTERED INTO, THROUGH, OR FROM THE SITES; (v) FROM UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR ALTERATION OF YOUR TRASNMISSIONS OR DATA; (vi) FROM STATEMENTS OR CONDUCT OF ANY THIRD PARTY ON THE SITES; (vii) FROM ANY DELAY OR FAILURE OF THE SITES ARISING OUT OF CAUSES BEYOND Cardiology CME conferences’S CONTROL; (viii) OUT OF THE USE OF, REFERENCE TO, OR RELIANCE ON, THE CONTENT; (ix) OUT OF ANY THIRD PARTY MATERIALS, INFORMATION, PRODUCTS, AND SERVICES CONTAINED ON, OR ACCESSED THROUGH, THE SITES (x) OUT OF ANY CONTENT, MATERIALS, ACCURACY OF INFORMATION, AND/OR QUALITY OF THE PRODUCTS, SERVICES, OR MATERIALS PROVIDED BY OR ADVERTISED ON THIRD PARTY WEBSITES; OR (xi) OUT OF ANY OTHER MATTER RELATING TO THE SITES OR CONTENT.
To the fullest extent permitted by law, you agree to indemnify, defend, and hold the Cardiology CME conferences Parties harmless from and against any and all claims which may arise out of or are in any way related to your use of the Sites and/or Content, a violation by you of this TOS, or any other actions connected with your use of the Sites and/or Content, including any liability or expense, losses, damages (actual and consequential), suits, judgments, litigation costs and attorneys’ fees. Cardiology CME conferences will provide prompt written notice of any such claims, but failure to provide such notice will not release you from any of your obligations pursuant to this Section except to the extent that you are actually prejudiced by such failure, and will not relieve you from any other liability that you may have to the Cardiology CME conferences Parties other than under this Section.
Cardiology CME conferences endeavors to keep the Sites available twenty-four (24) hours a day, seven (7) days a week, and to maintain saved information. However, due to technical failures, acts of God or routine maintenance, availability may be limited and/or information may be lost. Cardiology CME conferences shall not be liable for lost information or non-availability of services on the Sites.
Term and Termination
This TOS will take effect at the time you begin using the Sites. Cardiology CME conferences reserves the right, with or without notice, at any time and for any reason to deny you access to the Sites or to any portion thereof, and to terminate this TOS. This TOS will terminate automatically if you fail to comply with or violate the TOS. You may terminate this TOS at any time by ceasing to use the Sites, but all applicable provisions of this TOS will survive such termination. Upon termination, you must destroy all copies of any portion of the Sites, including any Content, in your possession.
Notice for Claims of Intellectual Property or Copyright Infringement; Agent for Notice of Infringement
Cardiology CME conferences respects the intellectual property rights of others and has made every effort to secure appropriate clearances for all content that Cardiology CME conferences directly makes available on the Sites. Cardiology CME conferences may, in appropriate circumstances and at its discretion, disable and/or terminate the accounts of users who it suspects to be infringing upon the intellectual property rights of others.
Pursuant to the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (“DMCA”), Cardiology CME conferences has a designated agent to receive notices of alleged copyright infringement claims. If you believe that your work has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, or your intellectual property rights have been otherwise violated, please notify Cardiology CME conferences.
If any provision in this TOS is held invalid or unenforceable under applicable law, the remaining provisions shall continue in full force and effect.
You and Cardiology CME conferences agree that this TOS shall be governed by and construed exclusively in accordance with the laws of the District of Columbia, U.S.A, without regard to its conflicts of law principles. You and Cardiology CME conferences agree that all claims and disputes shall be litigated only in a court of competent jurisdiction located in the District of Columbia, U.S.A, and you and Cardiology CME conferences each agree to personal jurisdiction in such courts.
Statute of Limitations
Regardless of any statute or law to the contrary, any claim or cause of action arising out of or related to your use of the Sites must be filed by you within one (1) year after such claim or cause of action arose or be forever barred.
This TOS, together with any revision, any additional terms or conditions incorporated by reference, and any Click-Through Agreement, constitute the entire agreement between us relating to the Sites and its use by you, and supersedes all prior agreements regarding use of the Sites.