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This User Agreement (the “Agreement”) describes the terms and conditions on which JawSurgeryBlog (“JawSurgeryBlog”) offers you use of the JawSurgeryBlog web site (“JawSurgeryBlog.com”). By accessing JawSurgeryBlog.com you accept and agree to be bound, without limitation or qualification, by the terms and conditions of this Agreement. If you do not accept any of the terms stated here, you may not use JawSurgeryBlog.com. JawSurgeryBlog may, in its sole discretion, modify or revise this Agreement at any time by updating this web page. You are bound by any such modification or revision and should therefore visit this page periodically to review the Agreement.
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Your privacy is important to us. To better protect your privacy we provide this notice explaining our online information practices and the choices you can make about the way your information is collected and used. To make this notice easy to find, we make it available on our homepage and at every point where personally identifiable information may be requested.
Your Use of Content.
The Content consists of copyrighted works proprietary to us or to third parties who have provided us with Content (“Content Providers.”) You may download and print a single copy of the Content solely for your use in connection with your internal non-commercial use. Any Content you download or print may not be altered in any way and must contain all copyright and proprietary rights notices that were contained in such Content. ANY UNAUTHORIZED OR UNAPPROVED USE OF ANY OF THE CONTENT CONSTITUTES COPYRIGHT INFRINGEMENT AND SUBJECTS YOU TO ALL CIVIL AND CRIMINAL PENALTIES PROVIDED FOR UNDER DOMESTIC AND INTERNATIONAL COPYRIGHT LAWS AND TREATIES.
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Limitations on Liability
In no event shall JawSurgeryBlog be liable for any lost profits or special, incidental or consequential damages (however arising, including negligence) arising out of or in connection with the JawSurgeryBlog.com site, its services or this agreement.
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Exclusion of Damages.
UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES WHATSOEVER WILL WE BE RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE TO YOU OR ANY OTHER ENTITY FOR ANY DIRECT, COMPENSATORY, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL (INCLUDING LOST PROFITS AND LOST BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES), SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY, OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES THAT RESULT FROM OR RELATE IN ANY MANNER WHATSOEVER TO (1) YOUR USE OF THE SITE, OR RELIANCE ON THE CONTENT, OR (2) ERRORS, INACCURACIES, OMISSIONS, DEFECTS, UNTIMELINESS, SECURITY BREACHES, OR ANY OTHER FAILURE TO PERFORM BY US OR OUR CONTENT PROVIDERS. THE FOREGOING EXCLUSION SHALL APPLY REGARDLESS OF WHETHER WE HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.
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Changes to The Terms and Conditions
JawSurgeryBlog.com may modify the Terms and Conditions at any time. When the revised version replaces this one, the modifications will be effective immediately. JawSurgeryBlog.com is not required to provide you with notification that any such modification has been made and it is your responsibility to review this document (and the other policies and agreements) frequently to make yourself aware of any modifications. That being said, it is highly likely that JawSurgeryBlog.com will post changes to this or any other document on the home page and/or any other page or area of the site, such as in the forums.
JawSurgeryBlog.com does not collect any personal information about you, unless you choose to provide it.
Messages posted on the the JawSurgeryBlog.com Forums are the sole property of JawSurgeryBlog.com. JawSurgeryBlog.com assumes no liability or responsibility for personal information posted by its registered members or guests. JawSurgeryBlog.com discourages minor age members (under age eighteen) from posting personal information which may identify them, including photos, locations, and vital statistics, and will not be held liable or responsible for the posting or usage of said information by minors.
JawSurgeryBlog.com does not practice or condone unlawful discrimination in any form against members, volunteers and applicants on the grounds of race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, or veteran status.
a. Discrimination based upon race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, or veteran status is in violation of federal law and JawSurgeryBlog.com policy, and will not be tolerated.
b. Retaliation against any person complaining of discrimination is in violation of federal law and JawSurgeryBlog.com policy, and will not be tolerated and will result in membership termination or expulsion.
c. JawSurgeryBlog.com will respond promptly to all complaints of discrimination and retaliation. Violation of this policy can result in expulsion for members or discharge for JawSurgeryBlog.com volunteers.
d. Action for violations of this policy will be the responsibility of the JawSurgeryBlog.com owner and webmaster, as may be appropriate in accordance with applicable procedures.
e. JawSurgeryBlog.com hereby affirms its desire to maintain an environment for all guests and members that is free from all forms of unlawful discrimination and free from discrimination which is otherwise prohibited by JawSurgeryBlog.com policy or regulation. Unlawful discrimination will not be tolerated.
Message Board Rules and Guidelines
You are entirely responsible and liable for any message or information you post on this website, or any PM, email or other personal contact you decide to have with other members, guests, staff, or volunteers on this website.
If you feel, at any time, that another member is violating JawSurgeryBlog.com policy or making you feel uncomfortable in any way, we urge you to contact the site webmaster by email or PM.
Guidelines for this website’s message board include:
a. Participants of the JawSurgeryBlog.com Forums agree to behave in a civil manner. Harassment, personal attacks, and profanity are not allowed anywhere at JawSurgeryBlog.com. Contact in any form (email, IM, PM, or other messaging) with members of the JawSurgeryBlog.com Forums for fetish or sexual purposes will not be tolerated. All are cause for you to be kicked/banned from JawSurgeryBlog.com.
b. Pornographic material and/or references to it is not allowed in posts or user profiles and post and user profiles containing such will be removed. The registered user will be removed immediately. The same rule applies to posts or registrations advertising products or websites, or overtly using SPAM tactics.
c. Any banning of a visitor from anywhere within the JawSurgeryBlog.com website by any moderator is binding and the decision is final, and no correspondence will be entered into nor will JawSurgeryBlog.com be obliged to explain such banning.
d. Any person can be banned by any moderator at JawSurgeryBlog.com for messaging comments that are not constructive to the overall purpose and mission of the JawSurgeryBlog.com website or create a distraction to that purpose and mission.
e. Posts that cause a distraction to the purpose and mission of JawSurgeryBlog.com and the JawSurgeryBlog.com Forums will be removed or closed.
f. Treatment options for orthodontics vary around the world, here at JawSurgeryBlog.com we support such discussions as long as they do not become solicitations, aggressive, or hurtful to others. If this happens the thread or post will be closed by the moderators immediately without further discussion.
g. We discourage members from from making their email addresses visible in their profiles, or from posting personal and vital information which may identify them, including photos of their full face or body.
h. JawSurgeryBlog.com reserves the right to block or remove communications or materials from this site that are determined to be abusive, defamatory or obscene; fraudulent, deceptive, or misleading; in violation of a copyright, trademark or other intellectual property right of another; or offensive or otherwise unacceptable to JawSurgeryBlog.com at its sole discretion. If an individual abuses his or her rights as an JawSurgeryBlog.com user with criminal intent and or in violation of regulatory codes, we will cooperate with and prosecute to the full extent of the law.
i. Members may not impersonate someone else. Nor may they transmit any information, data, text, files, links, software, chat communication or other materials that are unlawful, harming, threatening, abusive, invasive of another’s privacy, harassing, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, hateful, or racially or otherwise objectionable. Nor may members violate national or international law in any way.