Your access to the information contained in www.MedicalEd.com (the “Web Site”) is subject to the provisions outlined in this legal agreement. By accessing and/or using the contents of this site, you agree to the provisions stated herein and enter into a legally binding agreement with MediCom Worldwide, Inc. (hereafter "MediCom," together with any affiliates thereof, or its successors and assigns) to abide by provisions as stated in the agreement. MediCom reserves the right to modify this agreement by posting such modifications to the Web Site. Your continued access to, or use of the content after such posting will signify your agreement to such modifications, if any are made.
Web Site Contents and Use
Content and Other Information: The content of this Web Site and other information accessible on this Web Site, including, but not limited to, educational materials, scientific content, graphic designs, video, audio, photographic or literary content (the "Information") is owned by or licensed to MediCom, its faculty, or certain third parties. This Information is provided to you solely for your personal use, in conjunction with MediCom sponsored lectures or events. You may not access or use this Information for commercial, or any other purposes that may be reasonably considered to be in competition with MediCom's services. You may not modify, republish, post, transmit or distribute any information without the express written consent of MediCom. You may copy this information only for your personal use. MediCom expressly retains all rights, titles and interest in and to any information. Failure to adhere to these provisions could subject you to penalties under federal intellectual property law.
Registration: When you register for this MediCom Web Site, you must provide true, accurate and complete registration information. As part of the registration process, you will be asked to select a username and password, and you will be responsible for all activities occurring under your username and for keeping your password secure.
To comply with the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act, at this time MediCom is only available to users who are at least 18 years old. If you are under 18, you may not register to use this MediCom Web Site service.
Disclosure: MediCom works with a variety of third parties to provide content available on this Web Site. These third parties include content providers, technology providers, and grantors. Third parties may supply information for posting on, or access through, this Web Site and do not control the content or operation of this Web Site. This Web Site is funded through educational grants, which do not control the content or operation of this Web Site.
You may choose to disclose or not disclose the private information we request during the registration process; however, if you choose not to disclose the requested information, we will be unable to process your continuing education credit or provide you with some or all of the services you request.
If you do not wish to receive certain communications from MediCom, you may have the ability to opt out by declining the service offered or by informing us that you no longer wish to receive such communications. We will comply with your request unless such communications are necessary to the administration of your account, required by law, or necessary to protect our rights.
MediCom uses commercially acceptable and reasonable efforts to limit the disclosure of private information. We may disclose your private information to accrediting organizations and other third parties that we work with to the extent necessary to fulfill your requests for services, information, and continuing education credit.
If you do nothing during your visit to this Web Site but browse or download information, MediCom may automatically collect and store the standard data collected by all web server software. A domain name or Internet Protocol (IP) address is not considered personal information. That information includes: (i) the IP address and domain name used (but not the e-mail address) [the IP address is a numerical identifier assigned either to your Internet service provider or directly to your computer. We use the Internet IP to respond to your browser request]; (ii) the domain name (DNS) assigned on the Internet to your IP Address (if there is one – i.e., yourname.com); (iii) the type of browser and operating system you used. Example: Mozilla/4.0 (compatible: MSIE 4.01: Windows NT; IE4WDUS-1998101501); (v) the date and time you visited this Web Site; (vi) the web pages or services you accessed at this Web Site; and (vii) the web site you visited prior to coming to this Web Site. (Note: this is included so that summary analysis can be done on how visitors get to this site, i.e., from a search engine, from a link on another site, etc.) MediCom summarizes this information to determine how often our pages are being used. For site security purposes and to ensure that this service remains available to all users, this Web Site may monitor network traffic to identify unauthorized attempts to upload or change information, or otherwise cause damage. If security monitoring reveals evidence of possible abuse or criminal activity, system personnel may provide the results of such monitoring to appropriate officials. Except for authorized law enforcement investigations, no attempts are made to identify individual users or their usage habits. Unauthorized attempts to upload information or change information on this service are strictly prohibited and may be punishable under the state law and federal statutes, including the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act of 1986 and the National Information Infrastructure Protection Act of 1996.
Accreditation Policy: MediCom is not responsible for ensuring the sufficiency of credits for license renewal, or ensuring accuracy or completeness of personal transcripts.
Disclaimer of Warranty: MediCom does not warrant that this Web Site or any services or information made available on or through this Web Site, including without limitation any third-party software, products, items or other materials used in connection with this Web Site, will be timely, secure, uninterrupted or error-free, or that defects will be corrected.
Any information downloaded or otherwise obtained through the use of this Web Site is done at your own discretion and risk. You shall be solely responsible for damage or loss of data that results from the downloading or use of the information, and for any results or lack of results from the use of such data.
Limits of Liability: You agree that, in no event shall MediCom be liable for any claims or losses whatsoever of any kind, whether direct, indirect, special, incidental, consequential or punitive, and whether arising from an action in contract, tort, or otherwise related to, or in connection with, this Web Site or any services or information made available on or through this Web Site. Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, MediCom shall not be liable for any claims or losses in connection with errors, omissions, or inaccuracies of information content accessible through the Web Site.
Your sole remedy for any claims in connection with this Web Site is to discontinue using this Web Site and the related content and services. The foregoing limitation shall apply and survive, notwithstanding, any failure of essential purpose of any remedy.
Indemnification: You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless MediCom from any and all claims or losses arising from your use of or reliance on this Web Site, or any services or information made available on or through this Web Site.
Jurisdiction: This Legal Agreement shall be governed by and interpreted in accordance with laws of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, without giving effect to any conflict of laws and provisions. The parties hereby consent to the exclusive jurisdiction of, and agree that venue is proper and convenient in the state and federal courts situated in Bucks County, Pennsylvania.
Severability: If any provision of this Legal Agreement is held by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid or unenforceable, then such provision shall be enforced to the maximum extent permissible so as to affect the intent of this Legal Agreement, and the remainder of this Legal Agreement shall continue in full force and effect.
Waiver: The failure of MediCom to exercise or enforce any right or provision of this Legal Agreement will not be deemed a waiver of such right or provision.
Survival: The provisions of this Legal Agreement, which by their nature would continue beyond termination or expiration of this Legal Agreement, shall survive such termination or expiration.