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Database Ownership, License, and Use
Synergistic Promotions Corporation warrants, and you accept, that Synergistic Promotions Corporation represents the owner of the copyright of the Databases of Links to articles and resources available from time to time through backpainandsciaticarelief.com. Synergistic Promotions Corporation, the parties it represents and its contributors reserve all rights and no intellectual property rights are conferred by this agreement.
You agree to use information obtained from each database only for your own private use or the internal purposes of your home or business, provided that is not the selling or brokering of information, and in no event cause or permit to be published, printed, downloaded, transmitted, distributed, reengineered, or reproduced in any form any part of any database (whether directly or in condensed, selective or tabulated form) whether for resale, republishing, redistribution, viewing, or otherwise.
Nevertheless, you may on an occasional limited basis download or print out individual pages of information that have been individually selected, to meet a specific, identifiable need for information which is for your personal use only, or is for use in your business only internally, on a confidential basis. You may make such limited number of duplicates of any output, both in machine-readable or hard copy form, as may be reasonable for these purposes only. Nothing herein shall authorize you to create any database, directory or hard copy publication of or from any database, whether for internal or external distribution or use.
The materials in this site are provided “as is” and without warranties of any kind either express or implied. Synergistic Promotions Corporation and any party it represents (“Synergistic”) disclaims all warranties, express or implied, including, but not limited to, implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose. Synergistic does not warrant that the functions contained in the materials will be uninterrupted or error-free, that defects will be corrected, or that this site or the server that makes it available are free of viruses or other harmful components. Synergistic does not warrant or make any representations regarding the use or the results of the use of the materials in this site in terms of their correctness, accuracy, reliability, or otherwise. You (and not Synergistic) assume the entire cost of all necessary servicing, repair or correction. Applicable law may not allow the exclusion of implied warranties, so the above exclusion may not apply to you.
Under no circumstances, including, but not limited to, negligence, shall Synergistic be liable for any special or consequential damages that result from the use of, or the inability to use, the materials in this site, even if Synergistic or an authorized representative of Synergistic has been advised of the possibility of such damages. Applicable law may not allow the limitation or exclusion of liability or incidental or consequential damages, so the above limitation or exclusion may not apply to you. In no event shall Synergistic’s total liability to you for all damages, losses, and causes of action (whether in contract, tort, including but not limited to, negligence or otherwise) exceed the amount paid by you, if any, for accessing this site.
Facts and information at this Web site are believed to be accurate at the time they were placed on the Web site. Changes may be made at any time without prior notice. All data provided on this Web site is to be used for information purposes only. The information contained on this Web site and pages within, is not intended to provide specific legal, financial, medical or tax advice, or any other advice, whatsoever, for any individual or company and should not be relied upon in that regard. The services described on this Web site are offered only in jurisdictions where they may be legally offered. Information provided in this Web site is not all-inclusive, and is limited to information that is made available to Synergistic and such information should not be relied upon as all-inclusive or accurate.
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The owner of this Web site is not necessarily affiliated with sites that may be linked to this site and is not responsible for their content. The linked sites are for your convenience only and you access them at your own risk. Links to other Web sites or references to products, services or publications other than those of Synergistic and its subsidiaries and affiliates at this Web site, do not imply the endorsement or approval of such Web sites, products, services or publications by Synergistic or its subsidiaries and affiliates.
Certain names, graphics, logos, icons, designs, words, titles or phrases at this website may constitute trade names, trademarks or service marks of Synergistic or of other entities. The display of trademarks on this website does not imply that a license of any kind has been granted. Any unauthorized downloading, re-transmission, or other copying of modification of trademarks and/or the contents herein may be a violation of federal common law trademark and/or copyright laws and could subject the copier to legal action.
Confidentiality of Codes, Passwords and Information
You agree to treat as strictly private and confidential any Subscriber Code, username, user ID, or password which you may have received from Synergistic, and all information to which you have access through password-protected areas of Synergistic’s Web sites and will not cause or permit any such information to be communicated, copied or otherwise divulged to any other person whatsoever.
Synergistic reserves the right to fully cooperate with any law enforcement authorities or court order requesting or directing Synergistic to disclose the identity of anyone posting any e-mail messages, or publishing or otherwise making available any materials that are believed to violate these Terms of Us
BY ACCEPTING THIS AGREEMENT YOU WAIVE AND HOLD SYNERGISTIC HARMLESS FROM ANY CLAIMS RESULTING FROM ANY ACTION TAKEN BY SYNERGISTIC DURING OR AS A RESULT OF ITS INVESTIGATIONS AND/OR FROM ANY ACTIONS TAKEN AS A CONSEQUENCE OF INVESTIGATIONS BY EITHER SYNERGISTIC OR LAW ENFORCEMENT AUTHORITIES.
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You may not post, send, submit, publish, or transmit in connection with this site any material that:
- you do not have the right to post, including proprietary material of any third party;
- advocates illegal activity or discusses an intent to commit an illegal act;
- is vulgar, obscene, pornographic, or indecent;
- does not pertain directly to this site;
- threatens or abuses others, libels, defames, invades privacy, stalks, is obscene, pornographic, racist, abusive, harassing, threatening or offensive;
- seeks to exploit or harm children by exposing them to inappropriate content, asking for personally identifiable details or otherwise;
- infringes any intellectual property or other right of any entity or person, including violating anyone’s copyrights or trademarks or their rights of publicity;
- violates any law or may be considered to violate any law;
- impersonates or misrepresents your connection to any other entity or person or otherwise manipulates headers or identifiers to disguise the origin of the content;
- advertises any commercial endeavor (e.g., offering for sale products or services) or otherwise engages in any commercial activity (e.g., conducting raffles or contests, displaying sponsorship banners, and/or soliciting goods or services) except as may be specifically authorized on this site;
- solicits funds, advertisers or sponsors;
- includes programs which contain viruses, worms and/or Trojan horses or any other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunications;
- disrupts the normal flow of dialogue, causes a screen to scroll faster than other users are able to type, or otherwise act in a way which affects the ability of other people to engage in real time activities via this site;
- includes MP3 format files;
- amounts to a “pyramid” or similar scheme;
- disobeys any policy or regulations established from time to time regarding use of this site or any networks connected to this site; or
- contains hyper-links to other sites that contain content that falls within the descriptions set forth above.
To the extent you have in any manner violated or threatened to violate Synergistic’s and/or its affiliates’ intellectual property rights, Synergistic and/or its affiliates may seek injunctive or other appropriate relief in any state or federal court in the State of New York, and you consent to exclusive jurisdiction and venue in such courts.
Any other disputes will be resolved as follows:
If a dispute arises under this agreement, we agree to first try to resolve it with the help of a mutually agreed-upon mediator in the following location: White Plains, New York. Any costs and fees other than attorney fees associated with the mediation will be shared equally by each of us.
If it proves impossible to arrive at a mutually satisfactory solution through mediation, we agree to submit the dispute to binding arbitration at the following location: White Plains, New York, under the rules of the American Arbitration Association. Judgment upon the award rendered by the arbitration may be entered in any court with jurisdiction to do so.
If any provision of this agreement is void or unenforceable in whole or in part, the remaining provisions of this Agreement shall not be affected thereby.