© 2017 The Auxiliary of the Woman's Board of Rush University Medical Center

    Terms of Use

     

    Website Terms of Use

    (Revised July 2018)

    This Agreement (the “Agreement” or “Terms of Use”) applies to your use of our website (the “Site”).

     

    1.  AMENDMENTS TO THIS AGREEMENT

     

    We may modify these Terms of Use from time to time in our discretion.

     

    2.  RESPONSIBILITY FOR THIRD-PARTY WEBSITES AND OTHER PARTIES

     

    You agree that neither we (The Auxiliary of the Woman’s Board of RUMC), nor our affiliates, licensors, sponsors, RUMC, partners, or other contributors to the Site (collectively, “Other Parties”) will be responsible to you for any actions or omissions by any third-party (including those third-parties that may be linked to our website).

     

    3.  OWNERSHIP AND LICENSE

     

    The Site and all Content on the Site are (and shall continue to be) owned exclusively by us or Other Parties. Under no circumstances will you acquire any ownership rights or other interest in any Content by or through your use of the Site. Subject to the terms and conditions of this Agreement, and until your registration to the Site is cancelled or either party otherwise terminates this Agreement, we grants you a non-exclusive, non-sublicensable, non-transferable, limited license to view, print and use the content from the Site solely for your internal purposes in connection with your use of the Site.

     

    4.  SUBMISSIONS OF INFORMATION BY YOU

     

    When you fill out any forms located on the Website, all personal information provided by you will be handled in accordance with our Privacy Policy. You agree to the terms of such Privacy Policy by providing your personal information to us.

     

    5. PASSWORD PROTECTED AREAS; THIRD-PARTY SERVICES

     

    If you are allowed access to password-protected areas of the Site, you agree to keep your password confidential. From time to time, we offer products, services and/or functionality that are supported by third parties and that are subject to the terms and conditions imposed by such third parties. All such products, services and functionality will be provided by us on an “AS IS” basis, and your use thereof are at your own risk.

     

    6. CERTAIN RESTRICTIONS ON USE; COMPLIANCE WITH LAW

     

    You agree not to: (i) use any device, software or technique to interfere with or attempt to interfere with the proper working of the Site; (ii) publish, perform, distribute, prepare derivative works, copy, reverse engineer, or use the Site content (other than as expressly permitted herein); (iii) post or transmit into or on the Site any Information in violation of another party’s intellectual property rights; or (iv) take any action that imposes an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on the underlying infrastructure.

     

    We have the right, but not the obligation, to monitor the Site and to disclose any Information necessary to operate the Site, to protect ourselves and Other Parties and to comply with legal obligations or governmental requests. We reserve the right to refuse to post or to remove any Information or content on the Site, in whole or in part, for any reason. We in our sole discretion may add, delete or change the Content at any time, without notice to you. You agree to comply with all governmental laws, statutes, ordinances, regulations and orders in connection with your use of the Site.

     

    7. WARRANTY DISCLAIMER; LIMITATION OF LIABILITY; INDEMNIFICATION

     

    THE SITE, CONTENT AND ACCESS TO ANY THIRD-PARTY PRODUCT, SERVICE OR FUNCTIONALITY IS PROVIDED TO YOU “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE”. ALL REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, ARE HEREBY DISCLAIMED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, ACCURACY, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT ACCESS TO THE SITE MAY NOT BE FREE OF INTERRUPTIONS OR ERRORS AND THAT WE CANNOT ENSURE THAT THE SITE OR YOUR CONTENT IS COMPLETELY SECURE. YOU ASSUME TOTAL RESPONSIBILITY AND RISK FOR YOUR USE OF THE SITE AND SITE-RELATED SERVICES.

     

    NEITHER WE NOR ANY OTHER PARTY WILL BE LIABLE OR RESPONSIBLE TO YOU FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, DAMAGES FROM LOSS OF BUSINESS OR PROFITS), SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY, PUNITIVE OR OTHER DAMAGES, UNDER ANY LEGAL THEORY (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, CLAIMS UNDER CONTRACT, TORT, EQUITY OR OTHER THEORY OF LIABILITY), ARISING OUT OF OR IN ANY WAY RELATING TO THIS AGREEMENT, THE SITE, YOUR USE OF THE SITE, OR THE CONTENT, EVEN IF ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. . NOTWITHSTANDING ANYTHING TO THE CONTRARY CONTAINED HEREIN, OUR AGGREGATE LIABILITY TO YOU FOR ANY CAUSE WHATSOEVER AND REGARDLESS OF THE FORM OF THE ACTION, WILL AT ALL TIMES BE LIMITED TO $50.00. YOUR SOLE REMEDY FOR DISSATISFACTION WITH THE SITE AND/OR CONTENT IS TO CEASE ALL OF YOUR USE OF THE SITE.

     

    12. GENERAL

     

    This Agreement is effective as of your first access or use of the Site, and shall remain in effect for the duration of your access or use. In the event that any of the provisions of this Agreement shall be held by a court or other tribunal of competent jurisdiction to be unenforceable, such provisions shall be limited or eliminated to the minimum extent necessary so that this Agreement shall otherwise remain in full force and effect and enforceable. This Agreement, together with our Privacy Policy, which is incorporated herein by this reference, constitutes the entire agreement between you and us pertaining to the subject matter hereof. No delay or omission to exercise any right or remedy accruing to us upon any breach or default by you shall constitute a waiver by us of any breach or default. You and we are independent contractors, and no agency, partnership, joint venture, employee-employer or franchiser-franchisee relationship is intended or created by this Agreement. You may not assign, transfer or sublicense any obligations or rights under this Agreement without our written consent. Subject to the foregoing, this Agreement will bind and inure to the benefit of the parties and their respective successors and assigns. This Agreement and the performance of the parties hereto shall be construed and governed according to the laws of the State of Illinois without any reference to conflicts of laws provisions. Each party irrevocably submits to the jurisdiction of the state and federal courts located in Chicago, Illinois. Each party waives any defense or challenge to that jurisdiction based on lack of personal jurisdiction, improper venue or inconvenient forum.