Terms and Conditions ("Terms")
Last updated: 2-2-18
Please read these Terms and Conditions ('Terms', 'Terms and Conditions') carefully before using the website (the 'Service') operated by Alcohol Recovery LLC ('us', 'we', or 'our'). Your access to and use of the Service is conditioned on your acceptance of and compliance with these Terms. These Terms apply to all visitors, users and others who access or use the Service. Each time you use the Service, you should check the Web site to see whether and how the Terms have been changed. Your continued access to or use of the Service will constitute your acceptance of any changes or revisions to these Terms.
By accessing or using the Service you agree to be bound by these Terms. If you disagree with any part of the terms then you may not access the Service.
THIS SITE IS PRESENTED TO ACQUAINT VISITORS WITH SERVICES PROVIDED BY JOHN UMHAU, M.D. AND HIS COLLEAGUES, STAFF, FACILITIES, AND AFFILIATES. IT IS OFFERED SOLELY FOR INFORMATIONAL PURPOSES. ANY MEDICAL INFORMATION PROVIDED HERE IS INTENDED TO BE OF A GENERAL NATURE AND BELIEVED TO BE ACCURATE. IT MAY OR MAY NOT BE APPLICABLE TO ANY ONE INDIVIDUAL.
YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT YOU ARE USING THE SERVICE AT YOUR OWN RISK. THE SERVICE IS PROVIDED TO YOU “AS IS” AND WE HEREBY EXPRESSLY DISCLAIM ANY AND ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ANY WARRANTIES OF ACCURACY, RELIABILITY, TITLE, MERCHANTABILITY, NON-INFRINGEMENT, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR ANY OTHER WARRANTY, CONDITION, GUARANTEE, OR REPRESENTATION, WHETHER ORAL, IN WRITING OR IN ELECTRONIC FORM, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE ACCURACY OR COMPLETENESS OF ANY INFORMATION CONTAINED THEREIN OR PROVIDED BY THE SERVICE. WE DO NOT REPRESENT OR WARRANT THAT ACCESS TO THE SERVICE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR THAT THERE WILL BE NO FAILURES, ERRORS OR OMISSIONS OR LOSS OF TRANSMITTED INFORMATION, OR THAT NO VIRUSES, WORMS, TROJAN HORSES, OR OTHER MALWARE WILL BE TRANSMITTED ON OR THROUGH THE SERVICE. ACCORDINGLY, THE SERVICE ASSUMES NO LIABILITY FOR OR RELATING TO THE DELAY, FAILURE, INTERRUPTION, OR CORRUPTION OF ANY DATA OR OTHER INFORMATION TRANSMITTED IN CONNECTION WITH USE OF THE SERVICE.
NEITHER THE SERVICE NOR ITS AFFILIATES SHALL BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANY THIRD PARTIES FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES (COLLECTIVELY, “DAMAGES”) ALLEGEDLY SUSTAINED OR ARISING OUT OF THESE TERMS, THE PROVIDING OF SERVICES OR PRODUCTS HEREUNDER, THE SALE OR PURCHASE OF ANY SERVICES, YOUR ACCESS TO OR INABILITY TO ACCESS THE SERVICE, INCLUDING DAMAGES FOR VIRUSES, WORMS, TROJAN HORSES, OR OTHER MALWARE ALLEGED TO HAVE BEEN OBTAINED FROM OR THROUGH THE SERVICE, YOUR USE OF OR RELIANCE ON THE SERVICE OR ANY OF THE INFORMATION OR MATERIALS AVAILABLE ON THE SERVICE, REGARDLESS OF THE TYPE OF CLAIM OR THE NATURE OF THE CAUSE OF ACTION, EVEN IF ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. SOME STATES DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF IMPLIED
WARRANTIES OR THE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE EXCLUSIONS OR LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. YOU MAY ALSO HAVE OTHER RIGHTS THAT VARY FROM STATE TO STATE.
YOU HEREBY AGREE TO RELEASE THE SERVICE AND ITS AFFILIATES FROM SUITS, CLAIMS, DEMANDS AND DAMAGES (ACTUAL AND CONSEQUENTIAL) OF EVERY KIND AND NATURE, KNOWN AND UNKNOWN, SUSPECTED AND UNSUSPECTED, DISCLOSED AND UNDISCLOSED (COLLECTIVELY, “CLAIMS”), ARISING OUT OF OR IN ANY WAY CONNECTED WITH YOUR USE OF THE SERVICE.
The Service is not directed at children under the age of 13. We comply with the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act and we do not knowingly permit registration or submission of personally identifiable information by anyone under 13 years of age. If you are under 13, please leave this site immediately.
All graphics, text, photographs, images, video, audio, and other material supplied by or through the Service are protected by federal, state, and foreign copyright, trademark, and other intellectual property laws. We and our licensors grant to you a limited, non-exclusive, right and license to use the foregoing, solely as described on the Service, as limited by these Terms, provided that you keep intact any and all copyright and other proprietary notices.
The Service also contains other graphics, text, photographs, images, video, audio, software, code, and other material that is provided by us or by our licensors that may not be clearly identified as, or intended for, your use, including without limitation the organization, design, compilation, and “look and feel” of the Service (collectively, “Content”). Such Content is protected by federal, state, and foreign copyright, trademark and other intellectual property laws, and is the property of the Service or of our licensors. The copying, reproduction, publication, display, rearrangement, redistribution, modification, revision, alteration, cropping, re-sizing, reverse engineering, movement, removal, deletion, or other use or change by you, directly or indirectly, of any such Content is strictly prohibited. Without limiting the foregoing, you may not in any way make commercial or other unauthorized use, by publication, re-transmission, distribution, performance, caching, aggregation or otherwise, of material obtained through the Service without our prior written consent.
You agree not to disrupt, overwhelm, attack, modify, reverse engineer or interfere with the Service or its associated software, hardware and/or servers in any way, and You agree not to impede or interfere with others’ use of the Service. You agree not to attempt to gain unauthorized access to the Service servers by any means.
You agree to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless the Service from and against any and all suits, claims and liabilities (including reasonable attorney’s fees) that may arise from your postings, from statements you make or images you post on our Site, from your unauthorized use of material obtained through the Service, from your breach of these Terms, or from any other acts or omissions related to your use of the Service.
Links To Other Web Sites
Alcohol Recovery Medicine.com is pleased to provide links to other sites so visitors can easily access other information potentially of interest to them. The content of sites linked to, of course, and the privacy practices followed there, are beyond the control of Alcohol Recovery Medicine.com and are subject to change without notice to us. Alcohol Recovery Medicine.com is not responsible for the information furnished at other sites, or for their privacy practices, and the visitor links to those sites at his own risk.
At various places around this site, visitors will find references to a variety of resources they may find useful. Usually, a link is provided to facilitate access. Please note that although these resources are listed because they offer information, services, or advice that can be helpful, the organizations listed are of course not under the control of Dr. Umhau or his colleagues. The organizations and services mentioned may change their personnel, services, policies, site content, charges, availability, or indeed any other aspect of their work at any time without notice. Moreover, a resource valuable to one patient may be less so for another, or not at all, or potentially even harmful. As with all decisions pertinent to your care, check with Dr. Umhau or his colleagues if you have any questions.
Note: Alcohol Recovery Medicine does not receive any financial incentive from any of the products or services referred to on this site.
We reserve the right, at our sole discretion, to modify or replace these Terms at any time.
If you have any questions about these Terms, please contact us.
At various places across the site, reference is made to recommendations or advice from a variety of learned societies, such as medical specialty associations, or to articles appearing in scholarly journals. These are offered in the hope and expectation that the information offered will be of use and of value to readers. Addiction medicine, however, is a rapidly changing field, and new discoveries and advances occur frequently. As a result, information even from highly respected sources can become outdated quickly. Moreover, information such as this is not and cannot be tailored to any one individual's circumstances. Rather, the information is general in nature. It might not always be applicable to everyone. When considering information provided across the site, recognize these limitations, and do not assume that the information is still current or that it necessarily applies to you personally. Please raise any questions that may be triggered by reading information such as this with Dr. Umhau or his colleagues.
A. No Export: Neither party shall export, directly or indirectly, any technical data acquired from the other pursuant to these Terms or any product utilizing any such data to any country for which the U.S. Government or any agency thereof at the time of export requires an export license or other government approval without first obtaining such license or approval.
B. Syntax: As used in these Terms, the masculine shall include the feminine and the neuter. The singular shall include the plural.
C. No Assignment. Neither party will assign or transfer any rights or obligations under these Terms without the prior written consent of the other.
D. Notices. For general business communications, as well as for legal notices required or permitted by these Terms, you may communicate with the Service through the Contact Us link on our website.
E. Arbitration. All claims and disputes arising under or relating to these Terms are to be settled by binding arbitration in the state of Maryland in the United States. The arbitration shall be conducted on a confidential basis and pursuant to the Commercial Arbitration Rules of the American Arbitration Association. Any decision or award as a result of any such arbitration proceeding shall be in writing and shall provide an explanation for all conclusions of law and fact and shall include the assessment of costs, expenses, and reasonable attorneys’ fees. Any such arbitration shall be conducted by a single, English-speaking arbitrator experienced in Maryland law and shall include a written record of the arbitration hearing. The parties reserve the right to object to any individual who shall be employed by or affiliated with a competing organization or entity. An award of arbitration may only be confirmed or challenged in a court of competent jurisdiction located within the state of Maryland.
F. Severability. If any term or other provision of these Terms is determined to be invalid, unlawful or incapable of being enforced by any rule or law, or public policy, all other conditions and provisions of these Terms shall nevertheless remain in full force and effect so long as the economic or legal substance of the transactions contemplated hereby is not affected in any manner materially adverse to any party.
G. Waiver. The waiver by the Service of your breach of any provision of these Terms shall not operate or be construed as a waiver of any other or subsequent breach by you.
H. Force majeure: A party shall not be liable for any failure of or delay in the performance of the requirements of These Terms for the period that such failure or delay is caused by factors beyond its reasonable control, including but not limited to acts of God, war, strikes or labor disputes, embargoes, government orders or any other force majeure event.
I. Headings: Headings in these Terms are for the convenience of the reader, and of themselves are of no significance and unenforceable.
J. Confidentiality: Neither party shall use, or disclose to any person, either during the term or after the termination of these Terms, any source or object codes, technical data, correspondence or any other information or materials owned or provided by the other party or its Affiliates, or its clients or contractors hereunder (collectively, “Confidential Information”), or disclose any information concerning the contents of these Terms, except for purposes consistent with the administration and performance of a party’s obligations hereunder or as required by law.
K. Complete Agreement: With respect to the Service application, these Terms constitute the entire agreement between you and the Service, and supersedes all prior or contemporaneous written or oral agreements. These Terms may be changed only by mutual agreement, in writing, of the authorized representatives of yourself and the Service.