Terms of Service

Summary:

CareAcross offers an online community to those with similar interests around health.
CareAcross and its services do not constitute medical advice.
CareAcross should not be used by anyone under the age of 18.
Users are responsible for the content they post, which must respect and protect the community and its individual users, and may be subject to moderation.
CareAcross may use or sell users’ content or information, but will never reveal users’ identity.

Terms of Service:

The following terms and conditions govern all use of the CareAcross.com website (hereafter “Website”) and all content, services and products available at or through the website. The Website is owned and operated by Care Across, Ltd. (hereafter “CareAcross”). The Website is offered subject to your acceptance without modification of all of the terms and conditions contained herein and all other operating rules, guidelines, policies (including, without limitation, the CareAcross Privacy Policy) and procedures that may be published from time to time on this Site (collectively, the “Agreement”).

Please read this Agreement carefully before accessing or using the Website. By accessing or using any part of the Website, you agree to become bound by the terms and conditions of this agreement. If you do not agree to all the terms and conditions of this agreement, then you may not access the Website or use any services. If these terms and conditions are considered an offer by CareAcross, acceptance is expressly limited to these terms.

  1. Eligibility: By using the Website, you represent and warrant that (a) all registration information you submit is truthful and accurate; (b) you will maintain the accuracy of such information; (c) you are 18 years of age or older; and (d) your use of the Website does not violate any Applicable Law. CareAcross is not obligated to monitor or control the accuracy of information provided by you. If any information provided by you is not in accordance with these provisions or if CareAcross has reasonable grounds to suspect that such information does not agree, CareAcross has the right to refuse your registration, and suspend or terminate immediately, regardless of notice, the registration of your account and refuse any and every use, present or future, of the CareAcross services that require registration. In this case, you shall not be entitled to any indemnity or compensation for the refusal, suspension or cancellation of your registration.

  1. Website material and information: You understand that information, material or content on the Website does not constitute medical advice and is not the practice of medicine. CareAcross is not licensed to provide any medical services that are provided by medical professionals, and does not intend to provide medical advice nor suggestions for any medical service providers, medicine or medication..

  1. Your CareAcross.com account: If you have an account at CareAcross.com, you are solely responsible for any and all use of your account. You must provide us with current, complete, and accurate information, and updating this information is your responsibility. When you sign up, you may also be asked to choose a username. Your choice of username is your responsibility and it is your responsibility that your chosen username does not reveal your identity to a third party. Usernames are subject to CareAcross approval and may not contain or infer to misleading or objectionable material.

  1. Your CareAcross.com password: When you sign up, you may also be asked to choose a password. You are entirely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your password and the security of your account. You agree not to use the account, username, email address or password of another registered user at any time or to disclose your password to any third party. Your account may by default remain signed in from your computer. CareAcross is not responsible for any harm resulting from disclosure of your password from yourself to third parties or use of your password by a third party to access your account. You agree to notify us immediately if you suspect any unauthorised use of your account or access to your password.

  1. The content you post on the Website: You are fully responsible for all activities that occur under the account and any other actions taken in connection with it, including but not limited to the content you create, post, refer to or link to on CareAcross, your username, your email, your profile information (hereafter “Content”) even if you give permission to any other party to use your account. By making Content available, you represent and warrant that the viewing, downloading, copying and use of the Content will not infringe the proprietary rights, including but not limited to the copyright, patent, trademark or trade secret rights, of any third party. CareAcross will not be liable for any acts or omissions by you, including any damages of any kind incurred as a result of such acts or omissions. You have fully complied with any third-party licenses relating to the Content, and have done all things necessary to successfully pass through to other CareAcross.com members, non-members, users, and CareAcross, any required terms. You agree that any and all Content you submit:

    1. does not contain unethical, unwanted, unlawful, misleading, libellous, threatening content

    2. does not constitute or promote information that you know is false or misleading or promotes illegal activities or conduct that is abusive, threatening, obscene, defamatory or libellous

    3. does not promote or otherwise incite racism, bigotry, hatred, harassment, violence or physical harm of any kind against any group, individual or entity and does not cause nuisance, annoyance or inconvenience

    4. does not further or promote any criminal activity or enterprise or provides instructional information about illegal activities

    5. is not pornographic, does not exploit people in a sexual or violent manner, does not contain nudity, violence, or offensive subject matter or contains a link to an adult website

    6. does not illegally solicit or is designed to illegally solicit personal information from anyone, and does not illegally provide personal information about anyone

    7. does not include information that poses or creates a privacy or security risk to any person or entity, does not contain or install any viruses, worms, malware, Trojan horses or other harmful or destructive content, is not spam, is not machine- or randomly-generated, does not involve the transmission of "junk mail," "chain letters," or unsolicited mass mailing, instant messaging, or "spamming", does not solicit or is designed to solicit passwords or personal identifying information for commercial or unlawful purposes from others

    8. does not contain content of restricted or password-only access pages or hidden pages or images

    9. does not involve commercial activities and/or sales without prior written consent from CareAcross

    10. does not violate the privacy or publicity rights of any third party, does not include a photograph or video of another person that you have posted without that person's consent, does not constitute or promote an illegal or unauthorised copy of another person's copyrighted work, does not violate or attempt to violate the privacy rights, publicity rights, copyrights, trademark rights, contract rights or any other rights of any person or entity.

    11. does not involve anything which we reasonably believe to be disreputable or capable of damaging our reputation

    12. complies with all applicable laws from your home nation, the country, state and city in which you are present while using the Website.

  1. Commercial Use: You may not use the Website in any capacity that serves the interests of a company researching, producing, marketing or otherwise managing pharmaceutical products. You may not obtain or attempt to obtain any materials or information through any means not intentionally made available through the Website, including harvesting or otherwise collecting information about others, such as their posted or implicit Content, personal information or e-mail addresses.

  1. Content license: By submitting Content to the Website, you grant CareAcross a world-wide, royalty-free, sub-licensable and non-exclusive license to use, copy, reproduce, process, modify, adapt, publish, display, distribute and transmit the Content in any and all media or distribution methods (now known or later developed).

  1. Content control: Without limiting any of those representations or warranties, CareAcross has the right (though not the obligation) to, in its sole discretion (i) refuse, modify or remove any content that, in its reasonable opinion, violates any policy or is in any way harmful or objectionable, or (ii) terminate or deny access to and use of the Website to any individual or entity for any reason, in its sole discretion without prior notice. CareAcross assumes no responsibility for monitoring its services for inappropriate Content or conduct, and will have no obligation in case of any measures taken. If you have a complaint about another user please contact us via the Website. CareAcross reserves the right to take appropriate legal action for any illegal or unauthorised use of the Website.

  1. Content endorsement: By operating the Website, CareAcross does not represent or imply that it endorses the material there posted, or that it believes such material to be accurate, useful or non-harmful. You are responsible to refer to your doctor or doctors for medical advice, guidance or recommendations. You are responsible for taking precautions as necessary to protect yourself and your computer systems from viruses, worms, Trojan horses, and other harmful or destructive content. The Website may contain content that is objectionable, as well as content containing technical inaccuracies, typographical mistakes, and other errors.

  1. Right to access content: CareAcross reserves the right to access, read, preserve, and disclose any information that CareAcross reasonably believes is necessary to (i) satisfy any applicable law, regulation, legal process or governmental request, (ii) enforce the Terms, including investigation of potential violations hereof, (iii) detect, prevent, or otherwise address fraud, security or technical issues, (iv) respond to user support requests, or (v) protect the rights, property or safety of CareAcross, its users and the public.

  1. Content Posted on other websites: We have not reviewed, and cannot review, any of the material, including computer software, made available through the websites and webpages to which the Website links, and/or that link to the Website. CareAcross does not have any control over those other websites and webpages, and is not liable or responsible for their contents or their use. By linking to another website or webpage, the Website does not represent or imply that it endorses such website or webpage. You are responsible for taking precautions as necessary to protect yourself and your computer systems from viruses, worms, Trojan horses, and other harmful or destructive content. CareAcross disclaims any responsibility for any harm resulting from your use of websites and webpages beyond the Website.

  1. Disputes among users: You are solely responsible for your interactions with other CareAcross.com users. CareAcross reserves the right, but has no obligation, to monitor disputes among its users.

  1. Prohibited use: You may not do, or attempt to do, any of the following while accessing or using the Website:

    1. access, tamper with, or use administrative areas of the CareAcross computer systems

    2. access, tamper with, or use non-public areas of the Website (if you do not have an account), or with non-public areas that you are not authorised to (based on your CareAcross.com account)

    3. probe, scan, or test the vulnerability of any system or network or breach or circumvent any security or authentication measures

    4. access or search the Website’s services by any means (automated or otherwise) other than through our currently available, published methods

    5. access the Website using altered, deceptive or false source-identifying information

    6. interfere with, or disrupt the access of any user, host or network, including, without limitation, sending a virus, overloading, flooding, and spamming.

    7. harvest user data using manual or automated methods.

  1. Intellectual Property: This Agreement does not transfer from CareAcross to you any CareAcross or third party intellectual property, and all right, title and interest in and to such property will remain (as between the parties) solely with CareAcross. CareAcross, CareAcross.com, the CareAcross logo, and all trademarks, service marks, graphics and logos used in connection with CareAcross and its affiliates or the Website are intellectual property of CareAcross or CareAcross’s licensors. Other trademarks, service marks, graphics and logos used in connection with the Website may be the trademarks of other third parties. Your use of the Website grants you no right or license to reproduce or otherwise use any CareAcross or third-party trademarks.

  1. Privacy: Use of the Website is also governed by our Privacy Policy, which is incorporated into this Agreement by this reference.

  1. Changes to this Agreement: CareAcross reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to modify or replace any part of this Agreement. It is your responsibility to check this Agreement periodically for changes. Your continued use of or access to the Website following the posting of any changes to this Agreement constitutes acceptance of those changes. CareAcross may also, in the future, offer new services and/or features through the Website (including, the release of new tools and resources). Such new features and/or services shall be subject to the terms and conditions of this Agreement.

  1. Termination of this Agreement: CareAcross may terminate your access to all or any part of the Website at any time, with or without cause, with or without notice, effective immediately. If you wish to terminate this Agreement and you do not have a CareAcross.com account, you may simply discontinue using the Website. If you have a CareAcross.com account and you wish to terminate this Agreement, you must contact us by emailing us at info@careacross.com from the email address that is associated with your account; the email should contain the subject line “TERMINATION” and the body should contain your username. Upon effective termination of your account, you will not be able to access any data you have provided throughout your use of the Website. All provisions of this Agreement which by their nature should survive termination shall survive termination, including, without limitation, ownership provisions, warranty disclaimers, indemnity and limitations of liability.

  1. Disclaimer of Warranties: The Website is provided “as is”. CareAcross and its suppliers and licensors hereby disclaim all warranties of any kind, express or implied, including, without limitation, the warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement. Neither CareAcross nor its suppliers and licensors, makes any warranty that the Website will be error free or that access to it will be continuous or uninterrupted. You understand that you read, interact, download from, or otherwise obtain content or services through, the Website at your own discretion and risk. By accessing and using CareAcross, you may incur fees from the provider or carrier of the telecommunication services that you use and you are solely responsible for the payment of such fees.

  1. Limitation of Liability: In no event will CareAcross, or its suppliers, affiliates or licensors, be liable to you or any third party with respect to any subject matter of this agreement under any contract, negligence, strict liability or other legal or equitable theory for:

    1. any special, direct, indirect, exemplary, incidental or consequential special or punitive damages

    2. the cost of procurement for products or services that are substitute, additional, suggested or otherwise directly or indirectly related or unrelated

    3. interruption of use or loss or corruption of data

    4. emotional distress

    5. loss of goodwill, profits, business interruption, data or other intangible losses

    6. your inability to use, unauthorised use of, performance or non-performance of the Website

    7. the provision, or failure or delay to provide any service

    8. unauthorised access to or tampering with your personal information or transmissions

    9. any transactions entered into through the Website

    10. errors or inaccuracies contained on the Website or any information, software, products, services, and related graphics obtained through the Website

    11. any property damage including damage to your computer or computer system caused by viruses or other harmful components, during or on account of access to or use of the Website or any site to which it provides hyperlinks, or damages otherwise arising out of the use of the Website.

    12. any amounts.

  1. General Representation and Warranty: You represent and warrant that (i) your use of the Website will be in strict accordance with the CareAcross Privacy Policy, with this Agreement and with all applicable laws and regulations (including without limitation any local laws or regulations in your country, city, or other governmental area, regarding online conduct and acceptable content, and including all applicable laws regarding the transmission of technical data exported from the country in which you reside) and (ii) your use of the Website will not infringe or misappropriate the intellectual property rights of any third party.

  1. Indemnification: You agree to indemnify and hold harmless CareAcross, its subsidiaries, affiliates, contractors, subcontractors and other partners, its licensors, and their respective directors, officers, employees, agents, partners, and volunteers from and against any and all claims and expenses, including attorneys’ fees, arising out of your use of the Website, including but not limited to your violation of this Agreement.

  1. Maintenance and Support: CareAcross has no obligation to provide support, maintenance, upgrades, modifications, or new releases under this agreement. However, CareAcross may from time to time issue upgraded versions of the website, and may automatically upgrade the version of the website that you are using. You consent to such automatic upgrading, and agree that the terms of this agreement will apply to all such upgrades.

  1. National Laws: This website is governed by and operated in accordance with the laws of the European Union and the United Kingdom and is intended for use by residents of nations of the European Union. CareAcross makes no representation that this website is governed by or operated in accordance with the laws of other nations. By using this site and submitting any personal information, visitors from outside of these nations acknowledge that this site is subject to relevant E.U. and U.K. laws, consent to the management of their data according to the corresponding regulations, and waive any claims that may arise under their own national laws. For the purposes of data protection, Care Across Ltd has registered with the applicable authorities.

  1. Miscellaneous: This Agreement constitutes the entire agreement between CareAcross and you concerning the subject matter hereof, and they may be modified by the posting by CareAcross of a revised version. Except to the extent applicable law, if any, provides otherwise, this Agreement, any access to or use of the Website will be governed by the laws of any applicable jurisdiction, excluding its conflict of law provisions. The prevailing party in any action or proceeding to enforce this Agreement shall be entitled to costs and attorneys’ fees. If any part of this Agreement is held invalid or unenforceable, that part will be construed to reflect the parties’ original intent, and the remaining portions will remain in full force and effect. A waiver by either party of any term or condition of this Agreement or any breach thereof, in any one instance, will not waive such term or condition or any subsequent breach thereof. CareAcross may assign its rights under this Agreement without condition. This agreement may not be assigned by you without the prior written approval of the company but may be assigned without your consent by the company to (i) a parent or subsidiary, (ii) an acquirer of assets, or (iii) a successor by merger. Any purported assignment in violation of this section shall be void.

  1. Copyright: All material on these websites is protected by copyright law. Copyright © 2013-2017 Care Across. All rights reserved.

  1. Contacting us: To contact us regarding any questions about this Agreement, please email us at info@careacross.com.

  1. The original English version of these terms and conditions may have been translated into other languages. The translated version is a courtesy and office translation only and you cannot derive any rights from the translated version. In the event of a dispute about the contents or interpretation of these terms and conditions or inconsistency or discrepancy between the English version and any other language version of these terms and conditions, the English language version to the extent permitted by law shall apply, prevail and be conclusive. The English version is available on our website or shall be sent to you upon your written request.

These Terms were last updated on 5 February 2017