1. Agreement Between BNBPortal and User
This is a binding agreement ("Agreement") between the BNBPORTAL and you, the user ("You" or "Your"). BNBPORTAL's Web Site, www.BNBPortal.com, is offered to You conditioned on Your acceptance, without modification, of the terms, conditions, and notices contained herein. By using BNBPORTAL's Web Site, You confirm Your acceptance of, and agree to be bound by, this Agreement and all such terms, conditions and notices.
3. No Professional Advice
The information and materials available through BNBPORTAL's Web Site, including without limitation the BNBPORTAL Web Services, is for informational and educational purposes only and is not a substitute for the professional judgment of health care professionals in diagnosing and treating patients. The medical, scientific and general information included on BNBPORTAL's Web Site may reflect innovations and opinions not universally shared and does not necessarily reflect the view of BNBPORTAL. BNBPORTAL AND BNBPORTAL'S WEB SITE, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION BNBPORTAL'S WEB SERVICES, DO NOT GIVE MEDICAL ADVICE, OR PROVIDE MEDICAL OR DIAGNOSTIC SERVICES. YOUR RELIANCE UPON INFORMATION AND MATERIALS OBTAINED BY YOU AT OR THROUGH BNBPORTAL'S WEB SITE, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION ON BNBPORTAL'S WEB SERVICES, IS SOLELY AT YOUR OWN RISK.
5. Usage of BNBPORTAL's Web site
As a condition of Your use of BNBPORTAL's Web Site, You represent and warrant to BNBPORTAL that You will not use BNBPORTAL's Web Site for any unlawful purpose or in any manner prohibited by this Agreement's terms, conditions or notices. You represent and warrant that You will not use BNBPORTAL's Web Site in any manner which could damage, disable, overburden or impair BNBPORTAL's Web Site or interfere with any other party's use and enjoyment of BNBPORTAL's Web Site. The BNBPORTAL Members Only portion of BNBPORTAL's Web Site ("Members Only Site") will be accessible only to dues paying members of BNBPORTAL ("Members"). All Member information provided to BNBPORTAL and posted on BNBPORTAL's Web Site, including without limitation name, title, address, phone number, fax number, and email address, must be reasonably current, accurate and complete. If BNBPORTAL at any time discovers any error or omission in the information You provide, BNBPORTAL may in its sole discretion terminate Your right to access and use of the Members Only Site by any Member. You may not permit anyone other than Yourself to use Your BNBPORTAL Member information to access any portions of BNBPORTAL's Web Services which are restricted to Members only, and You are responsible for the acts or omissions by third parties who are under Your control for their use of the Members Only Site, and for any damages incurred by You as a result thereof. BNBPORTAL's Web Site may contain chat areas, forums, news groups, bulletin board services and other facilities ("BNBPORTAL Web Services") that permit You to communicate with other BNBPORTAL Members. You agree to use these BNBPORTAL Web Site only to post, send and receive messages and materials that are appropriate and related to the facility or service. By way of example, and not as a limitation, You agree that when using BNBPORTAL Web Site, You will not: • Violate any applicable laws or regulations; • Send, publish, post, upload, distribute or disseminate any information that may violate antitrust law, including without limitation past, current, or future fees; fee discounts provided; terms of credit; price and pricing information; inventories; commission information; profit information, including what is a reasonable or fair profit margin; • Upload information that contains material protected by intellectual property laws, including without limitation material protected by patent, copyright, trademark (such as BNBPORTAL's logo), or trade secrets, or by rights of privacy of publicity unless You own or control the rights thereto or have received all necessary consents; • Falsify or delete author attributions, legal or other proper notices or proprietary designations indicating the origin or source of information that is uploaded or downloaded from BNBPORTAL's Web Site; • Send, publish, post, upload, distribute or disseminate any inappropriate, threatening, abusive, profane, defamatory, infringing, obscene, indecent, or otherwise objectionable materials, or any materials which encourage conduct that would constitute a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability or violate any law, or contain any advertising or any solicitation with respect to products or services; • Harass, abuse, threaten or otherwise violate any legal rights of others; • Attack, ridicule, denounce, impugn an person's character, or impute immoral or dishonorable attributes to members on the basis of race or ethnicity, gender, age, religion, national origin, disability, or sexual orientation; • Upload viruses, corrupted files or any other software or information that may damage the operation of another's computer or network; • Use BNBPORTAL's Web Site for commercial purposes, including, but not limited to, advertisements, promotions, offers to buy or sell goods or services, surveys, contests, pyramid schemes, or sponsorship banners; • Use BNBPORTAL's Web Site to forward chain letters; • Permit anyone other than Yourself to use Your BNBPORTAL Member information to access any portions of BNBPORTAL's Web Site which are restricted to Members only; • Forward any portions of BNBPORTAL's Web Site which are restricted to Members to anyone who is not a Member of BNBPORTAL; or • Violate any of BNBPORTAL's policies, guidelines or other codes of conduct which are applicable to BNBPORTAL's Web Site or in particular to one of BNBPORTAL's Web Services. • Reproduce, re-transmit or re-present in any form, in whole or in part, any content, programming code, images or graphics without express written permission of BNBPORTAL; • Frame, squeeze back, overlay or employ other techniques to enclose or display the BNBPORTAL Web Site, or any trademark, logo, content or other proprietary information (including images, text, page layout, or form) included on the BNBPORTAL Web Site, with any other software or content of a third party; • Use any meta tags or any other "hidden text" utilizing the names or trademarks of BNBPORTAL without its prior written consent; • Without limiting the generality of the other restrictions set forth herein, access, monitor or copy any content or information of this Web Site using any "robot", "spider", "deep link", "scraper" or other automated means, methodology, algorithm or device or any manual process for any purpose; or • Violate any of BNBPORTAL policies, guidelines or other codes of conduct. BNBPORTAL has no obligation to screen or monitor BNBPORTAL's Web Site; however, BNBPORTAL reserves the right to review information or materials posted to BNBPORTAL's Web Site, to remove any such information or materials in its sole discretion, and to use any other forms of information available to us by virtue of Your use of BNBPORTAL's Web Site. BNBPORTAL reserves the right at all times, in its sole discretion, to refuse to post, delete, move, edit or to remove any information or materials from BNBPORTAL's Web Site, including without limitation any information or materials posted through use of BNBPORTAL's Web Services, regardless of whether such material does or does not violate this Agreement or any of BNBPORTAL's policies, guidelines, or other codes of conduct which are applicable to BNBPORTAL's Web Site or in particular to one of BNBPORTAL's Web Services. BNBPORTAL DOES NOT CONTROL OR ENDORSE THE CONTENT, MESSAGES OR INFORMATION FOUND IN ANY OF BNBPORTAL'S WEB SERVICES, AND BNBPORTAL SPECIFICALLY DISCLAIMS ANY LIABILITY WITH REGARD TO BNBPORTAL'S WEB SERVICES. BNBPORTAL DOES NOT ENDORSE OR OTHERWISE VERIFY THE ACCURACY, TRUTHFULNESS OR RELIABILITY OF ANY INFORMATION PROVIDED ON BNBPORTAL'S WEB SERVICES UNLESS IT IS PROVIDED BY AN AUTHORIZED BNBPORTAL SPOKESPERSON. ANY STATEMENTS MADE ON BNBPORTAL'S WEB SERVICES REFLECT ONLY THE VIEWS OF THEIR AUTHORS, AND YOUR RELIANCE ON ANY SUCH CONTENT IS AT YOUR OWN RISK. BNBPORTAL'S WEB SERVICES WILL BE MANAGED OR HOSTED BY EITHER EMPLOYEES OR MEMBERS OF BNBPORTAL, WHO ARE NOT AUTHORIZED BNBPORTAL SPOKESPERSONS, AND THEIR VIEWS OR ACTIONS IN MANAGING OR HOSTING BNBPORTAL'S WEB SERVICES DO NOT NECESSARILY REFLECT THOSE OF BNBPORTAL.
The Members Only Site is intended by BNBPORTAL to require a user identification and password to access and use. Certain BNBPORTAL Web Services may require additional codes. You are solely responsible for (1) maintaining the strict confidentiality of the user identification, passwords and codes ("Member Information") assigned to You; (2) charges, damages or losses that may be incurred or suffered as a result of Your or Your personnel's failure to maintain the strict confidentiality of Member Information; and (3) promptly informing BNBPORTAL in writing of any need to deactivate or replace any Member Information due to security concerns. BNBPORTAL is not liable for any harm related to the theft of Your Member Information, Your disclosure of Your Member Information, or Your authorization to allow another person or entity to access and use the Members Only Site using Your Member Information. You agree to notify BNBPORTAL immediately as soon as You become aware of any unauthorized use of Your Member Information. Notice to BNBPORTAL under this section of the Agreement may be accomplished by sending e-mail to admin@BNBPortal.comor by conventional mail to:
7. Product Information and Warranties
At BNBPORTAL we advertise and offer for sale our products and other third party products. Unless indicated otherwise, most products and services featured on the site are available directly from or through BNBPORTAL's Web Site. BNBPORTAL has made a conscientious effort to display and describe its products and services on BNBPORTAL's Web Site accurately so that You may preview their design and use. Furthermore, BNBPORTAL is constantly improving its information, products and services. Consequently, BNBPORTAL cannot and does not warrant or guarantee the accuracy or completeness of the information, including prices, product images, specifications, fitness for use, reliability, availability and services. Products and services are the responsibility of the manufacturer or provider of those services and are covered by the warranties offered by such manufacturers or providers. If a product offered by BNBPORTAL on BNBPORTAL's Web Site is not as described, your sole remedy is to return it pursuant to our Quality Guarantee. Warranty information regarding any products and services featured on BNBPORTAL's Web Site is available at no cost to You by e-mailing the BNBPORTAL Product Sales Department at info@BNBPortal.com, or by writing to: RECEIVING AN ORDER ACKNOWLEDGEMENT VIA E-MAIL DOES NOT GUARANTEE THE ACCEPTANCE OF AN ORDER. BNBPORTAL RESERVES THE RIGHT TO LIMIT THE QUANTITY OF ITEMS ORDERED AND/OR REFUSE TO SELL TO ANY CUSTOMER. ALL ITEMS PURCHASED FROM BNBPORTAL ARE MADE PURSUANT TO A SHIPMENT CONTRACT. THIS MEANS THAT THE RISK OF LOSS AND TITLE FOR SUCH ITEMS PASS TO YOU UPON OUR DELIVERY TO THE CARRIER.
8. Copyright and Trademark Ownership, Notices and Infringement
Copyrights: All contents of BNBPORTAL's Web Site are: Copyright ©2015 BNBPORTAL. All rights reserved. BNBPORTAL's Web Site and the content displayed on BNBPORTAL's Web Site and all software, data and information used to provide BNBPORTAL's Web Site, including text and images, method of display and presentation, source code, embedded routines and programs and other materials, as well as all copyrights, trademarks, patents, and other intellectual property rights therein or thereto, are owned and are proprietary to BNBPORTAL, its affiliate and licensees and are protected by the copyright laws of the United States and other countries. The compilation of the content on BNBPORTAL's Web Site is the exclusive property of BNBPORTAL and is protected by the copyright laws of the United States and other countries. BNBPORTAL does not claim ownership of the individual materials or information You may provide to BNBPORTAL, including without limitation feedback, suggestions, posts, uploads, inputs, or submissions to BNBPORTAL's Web Site including without limitation any of BNBPORTAL's Web Services. However, if You provide such materials or information to BNBPORTAL: • You are warranting and representing that You own or otherwise control all of the rights to Your materials or information including, without limitation, all the rights necessary for You to provide, post, upload, input or submit the materials or information; and • You are granting BNBPORTAL, its affiliated entities and necessary sublicensees permission to use Your materials or information, including without limitation the rights to copy, distribute, transmit, publicly display, publicly perform, reproduce, edit, make derivative or collective works, translate and reformat the materials or information, and to publish Your name in connection with Your materials or information. BNBPORTAL will not pay You compensation with respect to the use of Your materials or information. You may not modify, copy, distribute, transmit, display, perform, reproduce, publish, license, create derivative works from, transfer, or sell any information, software, products or services obtained from BNBPORTAL's Web Site, without the prior written permission of BNBPORTAL. Please refer to the copyright statement for further information and for details on requesting permission to reuse our content. BNBPORTAL grants You the limited and nonexclusive right and license to access or download content from BNBPORTAL's Web Site solely for Your personal and non-commercial use and as necessary in connection with the use of any services available through BNBPORTAL's Web Site. Except as expressly authorized in this Agreement, You may not modify, distribute, reproduce, display, or use BNBPORTAL's Web Site or any elements thereof. All rights not expressly granted to You by us in this Agreement are reserved to BNBPORTAL and You acknowledge that You do not acquire any ownership rights by accessing or downloading copyrighted material from BNBPORTAL's Web Site as authorized hereunder. Any rights not expressly granted herein are reserved. Trademarks: Nothing in this Agreement or its performance shall grant You any right, title, interest, or license in or to BNBPORTAL's names, logos, logotypes, trade dress, designs, or other trademarks. Trademarks: CERTIFICATE OF CLINICAL COMPETENCE IN AUDIOLOGY; CERTIFICATE OF CLINICAL COMPETENCE IN SPEECH-LANGUAGE PATHOLOGY; AMERICAN JOURNAL OF SPEECH-LANGUAGE PATHOLOGY; AMERICAN JOURNAL OF AUDIOLOGY; AMERICAN SPEECH-LANGUAGE-HEARING ASSOCIATION; BNBPORTAL; BNBPORTAL FACS. Any rights not expressly granted herein are reserved. Repeat Infringer Policy and Copyright Complaints: In accordance with the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) and other applicable law BNBPORTAL has adopted a policy of terminating, in appropriate circumstances and in BNBPORTAL’s sole discretion, accounts deemed to be repeat infringers. BNBPORTAL may also, in its sole discretion, limit access to the Web Site and/or terminate any account used in connection with the infringement of any intellectual property rights, whether or not there is repeat infringement. If you believe that any user of the Web Site or any account holder has engaged in repeat infringement of your copyrighted materials on or in connection with the Web Site, you may provide our designated agent with information about your allegations of repeat infringement. If you believe in good-faith that anything on the Web Site infringes any copyright that you own or control, you may file a notification of alleged copyright infringement with our designated agent. To be effective, the notification must be a written communication that includes: • A physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of a right that is allegedly infringed; • Identification of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed, or, if multiple copyrighted works at a single website are covered by a single notification, a representative list of such works at that website; • Identification of the material that is claimed to be infringing or to be the subject of infringing activity and that is to be removed or access to which is to be disabled, and information reasonably sufficient to permit BNBPORTAL to locate the material; • Information reasonably sufficient to permit BNBPORTAL to contact the complaining party, such as an address, telephone number, and, if available, an electronic mail address at which the complaining party may be contacted; • A statement that the complaining party has a good-faith belief that use of the material in the manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law; and • A statement that the information in the notification is accurate, and under penalty of perjury, that the complaining party is authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed. The alleged infringer may provide our designated agent with a proper counter-notification. To be effective, the counter-notification must be a written communication that includes the following information: • The counter-notifying party’s physical or electronic signature; • Identification of the material that has been removed or disabled and the location where the material was before its removal or disablement; • A statement, under penalty of perjury, that the party has a good faith belief that the material was removed or disabled as a result of mistake or misidentification; and • The counter-notifying party’s name, address, phone number, and a statement that the party consents to the jurisdiction of the federal court in its district, or if the subscriber is foreign, it consents to any jurisdiction where BNBPORTAL is subject to jurisdiction, and that the subscriber will accept service of process from the person who provided BNBPORTAL with notification or an agent of such a person. We suggest that you consult an attorney before sending us a notification or counter-notification. Notifications and counter-notifications may be sent to our designated agent at the following address: info@BNBPortal.com.
9. Links to Third Party Web Sites
BNBPORTAL's Web Site may contain links to third party Web Sites. The third party Web Sites are not under the control of BNBPORTAL, and BNBPORTAL is not responsible for the contents of any third party Web Sites, and the inclusion of any link is as a convenience and does not imply endorsement by BNBPORTAL of the sites or any association or relationship with its operators. 10. Termination BNBPORTAL reserves the right in its sole discretion to terminate Your access to BNBPORTAL's Web Site, including without limitation BNBPORTAL's Web Services, at any time without notice for any reason whatsoever. Provisions of this Agreement which by their nature are intended to survive termination or expiration of this Agreement will survive any termination of this Agreement, including but not limited to the representations and warranties contained herein. 11. Compliance With Applicable Laws BNBPORTAL reserves the right at all times to disclose any information as necessary to satisfy any applicable law, regulation, legal process or governmental request.
12. General Disclaimers, Exclusion of Damages, and Limitation of Liability
THE INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS AND SERVICES INCLUDED IN OR AVAILABLE THROUGH BNBPORTAL'S WEB SITE MAY INCLUDE INACCURACIES OR TYPOGRAPHICAL ERRORS. CHANGES ARE PERIODICALLY MADE TO THE INFORMATION HEREIN. BNBPORTAL MAY MAKE IMPROVEMENTS OR CHANGES TO BNBPORTAL'S WEB SITE AT ANY TIME. ADVICE RECEIVED VIA BNBPORTAL'S WEB SITE SHOULD NOT BE RELIED UPON FOR PERSONAL, MEDICAL, LEGAL OR FINANCIAL DECISIONS, AND YOU SHOULD CONSULT AN APPROPRIATE PROFESSIONAL FOR SPECIFIC ADVICE. BNBPORTAL MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS ABOUT BNBPORTAL'S WEB SITE, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, BNBPORTAL'S WEB SITE'S SUITABILITY, RELIABILITY, AVAILABILITY, TIMELINESS AND ACCURACY OF THE INFORMATION, MATERIALS, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, SERVICES AND GRAPHICS FOUND ON OR THROUGH BNBPORTAL'S WEB SITE. BNBPORTAL PROVIDES BNBPORTAL'S WEB SITE, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ALL INFORMATION, MATERIALS, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, SERVICES, AND GRAPHICS "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND. TO THE FULL EXTENT PERMISSIBLE BY APPLICABLE LAW, BNBPORTAL DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS WITH REGARD TO BNBPORTAL'S WEB SITE, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ALL INFORMATION, MATERIALS, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, SERVICES AND GRAPHICS FOUND ON OR THROUGH BNBPORTAL'S WEB SITE, INCLUDING ALL IMPLIED WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT OR WARRANTIES ARISING BY COURSE OF DEALING OR CUSTOM OF TRADE. YOUR SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE REMEDY IF YOU ARE DISSATISFIED WITH ANY PORTION OF BNBPORTAL'S WEB SITE IS TO DISCONTINUE USING BNBPORTAL'S WEB SITE. IN NO EVENT AND UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCES WHATSOEVER SHALL BNBPORTAL BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, COMPENSATORY, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF USE, DATA OR PROFITS, ARISING OUT OF OR IN ANY WAY CONNECTED WITH THE USE OR PERFORMANCE OF BNBPORTAL'S WEB SITE, WITH THE DELAY OR INABILITY TO USE BNBPORTAL'S WEB SITE OR BNBPORTAL'S WEB SERVICES, THE PROVISION OF OR FAILURE TO PROVIDE SERVICES, OR FOR ANY INFORMATION, MATERIALS, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, SERVICES OR GRAPHICS OBTAINED ON OR THROUGH BNBPORTAL'S WEB SITE, SECURITY BREACHES, OR OTHERWISE ARISING OUT OF THE USE OF BNBPORTAL'S WEB SITE, WHETHER BASED ON CONTRACT, TORT, NEGLIGENCE, STRICT LIABILITY OR OTHERWISE, EVEN IF BNBPORTAL HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF DAMAGES. ALSO, AND IN PARTICULAR, IN NO EVENT SHALL BNBPORTAL BE HELD LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, COMPENSATORY, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE INFORMATION PROVIDED ON OR THROUGH BNBPORTAL'S WEB SITE, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OF TECHNIQUES OR PROCEDURES DISCUSSED ON OR THROUGH BNBPORTAL'S WEB SITE. Some jurisdictions do not permit the exclusion or limitation of implied warranties or the exclusion of certain types of damages. Therefore, if required by applicable law, some of the foregoing exclusions may not apply to You.
YOU AGREE TO INDEMNIFY BNBPORTAL FROM AND AGAINST ANY AND ALL LIABILITIES, EXPENSES (INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION ATTORNEYS' FEES) AND DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF CLAIMS BASED UPON YOUR USE OF BNBPORTAL'S WEB SITE, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION ANY CLAIM OF LIBEL, DEFAMATION, VIOLATION OF RIGHTS OF PRIVACY OR PUBLICITY, LOSS OF SERVICE BY OTHER MEMBERS, AND THE INFRINGEMENT OF INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS OR OTHER RIGHTS. BNBPORTAL WILL NOTIFY YOU OF ANY CLAIM FOR WHICH BNBPORTAL SEEKS INDEMNIFICATION AND WILL AFFORD YOU THE OPPORTUNITY TO PARTICIPATE IN THE DEFENSE OF SUCH CLAIM, PROVIDED THAT YOUR PARTICIPATION WILL NOT BE CONDUCTED IN A MANNER PREJUDICIAL TO BNBPORTAL'S INTERESTS, AS REASONABLY DETERMINED BY BNBPORTAL AT ITS SOLE DISCRETION.
14. No Relationship
You agree that no joint venture, partnership, employment, or agency relationship exists between You and BNBPORTAL as a result of this Agreement or use of BNBPORTAL's Web Site, including, without limitation, BNBPORTAL's Web Services. 15. Construction If any part of this Agreement is determined to be invalid or unenforceable pursuant to applicable law including without limitation the warranty disclaimers and liability limitations set forth above, then the invalid or unenforceable provision will be deemed superseded by a valid, enforceable provision that most closely matches the intent of the original provision, and the remainder of the Agreement shall continue in effect. 16. Entire Agreement Unless otherwise specified herein, this Agreement constitutes the entire agreement between You and BNBPORTAL with respect to BNBPORTAL's Web Site, and it supersedes all prior or contemporaneous communications and proposals, whether electronic, oral or written, between You and BNBPORTAL with respect to BNBPORTAL's Web Site, including without limitation to BNBPORTAL's Web Services. 17. Notices Notices given by BNBPORTAL to You will be given by a general posting on BNBPORTAL's Web Site or by an e-mail, if an e-mail address is available. Notices given by BNBPORTAL to Members may also be given by conventional mail. Notices to BNBPORTAL must be sent by conventional mail to: Webmaster BNBPortal firstname.lastname@example.org 18. Assignment BNBPORTAL may assign this Agreement, in whole or part, in its sole discretion. You agree not to assign, transfer or sublicense Your rights as a Member without the prior written consent of BNBPORTAL. 19. Captions and Headings Captions and paragraph headings are for convenience only and are not a part of this Agreement and shall not be used in construing it.