Terms of Use

OSMA Web Site Terms of Use
(Effective January 1, 2005)

The Ohio State Medical Association (herein referred to as "OSMA," "us," "we," or "our"), an Ohio non-profit 501(c)(6) organization, is making this web site (the "Site") available subject to these Terms of Use ("Terms"). Do not use this Site if you do not accept these Terms.

OSMA may at any time, in its sole discretion and without prior notice, reserves the right to modify or discontinue the Site; limit, terminate or suspend your use of the Site; revoke any or all access and use authorizations granted to you in regards to this Site; or amend these Terms by posting the amended Terms on the Site. Your continued use of the Site following posting of such amendments will signify your acceptance of the amended Terms.

This Site is owned and operated by:
Ohio State Medical Association
3401 Mill Run Dr.
Hilliard, OH 43026
Telephone: (614) 527-6762
Fax: (614) 527-6763
www.osma.org

USE OF SITE CONTENT

OSMA provides the Site and its contents, including data, documents, audio and video files, for your educational and informational purposes only. You may download a copy of content found on the Site to a computer for legal purposes and for personal, educational, non-commercial use. You may print material from the Site for your own personal use, but you may not further publish or distribute copies of any material from the Site.

You are not authorized to delete or change any copyright, trademark or other proprietary notice on the Site or on any material you print from the Site. Except as provided in these Terms, you may not reproduce, download, retransmit, republish, distribute, or make multiple copies of the Site content without OSMA's prior written permission. You may not take any actions that alter or interfere with the content or functioning of the Site, or "mirror" any content contained on this Site on any other server. Your right to use this Site will terminate automatically if you breach any of these Terms.

You will not post or transmit to or from the Site any unlawful, threatening, libelous, defamatory, obscene, scandalous, inflammatory, pornographic, or profane material, or any other material that could give rise to any civil or criminal liability under the law. You are not authorized to use bots, spiders, or other automated information-gathering devices or programming routines to gather information from the Site for display on a website or service sponsored by a third party. Any unauthorized use of the Site or any content found on this Site may violate copyright laws, trademark laws, the laws of privacy and publicity, and communications regulations and statutes.

LEGAL DISCLAIMER

Any legal information provided on this Site is provided for informational purposes only, is not intended as legal advice and is not intended to replace the services of legal counsel.

DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTY

You use the Site at your own risk. OSMA does not warrant that the Site or its content or operation will be error-free or uninterrupted, or that it will be free of viruses or other harmful components. Without limiting the foregoing, the Site is provided "as is" and without warranty of any kind, either express or implied, including, but not limited to, the implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, freedom from computer viruses, non-infringement, security, or completeness, timeliness, appropriateness or accuracy. These limitations may not apply or may be restricted in certain jurisdictions. In any such jurisdiction, these limitations are intended to apply to the full extent permitted under applicable law.

LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

Neither OSMA nor any third party involved in creating or delivering the Site will be liable under any theory (including negligence) for any damages, direct or indirect, including, without limitation, incidental, consequential, special, or punitive damages arising out of your access to or use of the Site, or your inability to use the Site, even if OSMA has been advised of the possibility of such damages. Without limiting the foregoing, OSMA shall not be liable for any lost data, lost profits, loss or damage of goodwill arising from or related to the use of inability to use this Site.

LINKS

The Site may from time to time display links to websites sponsored by third parties, which may or may not be related to the OSMA. These links are provide for your convenience and are for reference only. OSMA is not responsible for the content or operation of third-party sites, and the presence of links to third-party sites does not imply that OSMA endorses such sites or their third party sponsors. Access to such linked sites is at your own risk. No links to the Site will imply an endorsement, agency, joint venture, or similar relationship between OSMA and any third party.

COPYRIGHTS

All content included on the Site, including without limitation text, graphics, logos, button icons, images, audio clips, and software, is the property of OSMA or its content suppliers, and is protected by U.S. and international copyright laws. The compilation (that is, the collection, arrangement, and assembly) of all content on the Site is the exclusive property of OSMA and is protected by U.S. and international copyright laws.

TRADEMARKS

The trademarks, service marks, and logos used and displayed on this Site ("Trademarks") are registered and unregistered Trademarks of OSMA or third-parties that permit OSMA to use their Trademarks on the Site. Nothing on this Site should be construed as granting, by implication, estoppel, or otherwise, any license or right to use any Trademark. No person is authorized to display a Trademark without the written permission of the Trademark owner. You are not authorized to use a Trademark as a link to the Site unless establishment of such a link is approved in advance by OSMA. You may contact OSMA to request such approval by email at info@osma.org.

OTHER

This Site has been created and is made available by OSMA from the State of Ohio. Therefore, these Terms of Use will be governed by the laws of the State of Ohio, as applied to contracts entered into between Ohio residents and performed in Ohio. Any dispute arising out of these Terms or your use of the Site will be heard only in the state or federal courts located in Franklin County, Ohio, and you hereby consent and submit to the personal jurisdiction of such courts. If any provision of these Terms is held to be unlawful, void, or for any reason unenforceable, that provision will be deemed severable and will not affect the validity and enforceability of the remaining provisions. These Terms state the entire agreement between the parties relating to use of the Site. The Terms may not be amended except as provided above.