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PLEASE READ THESE WEBSITE (“SITE”) TERMS OF USE (“TERMS”) CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THIS SITE. By using this Site, you accept these Terms.

Accel-Rx Health Sciences Accelerator Society (“ACCEL-RX”) reserves the right to change these Terms at any time from time to time without any notice. Changes will be effective immediately upon being posted on this Site and your continued use of the Site constitutes your acceptance of such changes.

  1. Proprietary Rights. ACCEL-RX owns this Site. “ACCEL-RX” is a trade-mark of ACCEL-RX. Other trade-marks, related words, domain names and logos which are the property of or licensed to ACCEL-RX may appear from time to time on this Site. All trademarks, related words, domain names, product names, company names and logos cited herein which are not the property of ACCEL-RX are the property of their respective owners. Trade-marks owned or licensed by ACCEL-RX may not be used without ACCEL-RX’s express written consent. All material on this Site, including the content, website design, text, graphics, and the selection and arrangement thereof, are copyright © • 2014 – 2017 Accel-RX or its licensors as the case may be. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.
  2. Use of Content. No material on this Site may be copied, reproduced, modified, republished, posted, transmitted, transferred, distributed or stored in any way except as expressly authorized in writing by ACCEL-RX. You may view this Site and print, in hard copy, portions of this Site only for personal, non-commercial purposes provided you retain any proprietary notices on such material.
  3. Privacy. ACCEL-RX is committed to protecting the privacy of its members and visitors to this Site. Please consult our Privacy Statement, which can be found here.
  4. User Generated Content. It may be possible for you to submit comments, suggestions, questions or other information to this Site (“Your Content”). In so doing you represent and warrant that Your Content is not illegal, obscene, threatening, defamatory, injurious or harassing and does not infringe or violate any person’s rights (including privacy, confidentiality and intellectual property rights) or contain software viruses, political campaigning, commercial solicitation, chain letters, mass mailings or spam. We reserve the right to terminate your access to the Site and to delete Your Content. You are solely responsible for the consequences of submitting Your Content and you understand that it is non-confidential (subject to ACCEL-RX’s Privacy Policy). You also agree not to take any action against ACCEL-RX in relation to Your Content. You hereby grant (or warrant that the owner of Your Content has granted) to ACCEL-RX and its assigns a worldwide, perpetual, unrestricted, irrevocable, royalty-free, non-exclusive, assignable, sublicenseable and transferable license to use, copy, reproduce, modify, adapt, translate, prepare derivative works of, distribute and publish and otherwise exploit Your Content or any ideas, concepts, know-how or techniques described in or associated with Your Content for any purpose whatsoever, commercial or otherwise, using any form, media or technology now known or later developed, without providing compensation to you or any other person, without any liability whatsoever, and free from any obligation of confidence or other duties on the part of ACCEL-RX or its assigns, and you hereby waive all moral rights, or agree, represent and warrant that all moral rights in Your Content are hereby irrevocably waived, in favour of ACCEL-RX and its assigns.
  5. Third Party Sites Disclaimer. ACCEL-RX MAY INCLUDE LINKS TO OTHER WEBSITES THAT ACCEL-RX HAS NO CONTROL OVER, AND ACCEL-RX MAKES NO ENDORSEMENTS, RECOMMENDATIONS, WARRANTIES OR REPRESENTATIONS OF ANY KIND REGARDING THE PRODUCTS, SERVICES, BUSINESS PRACTICES, CONTENT OR APPROPRIATENESS OF CONTENT ON SUCH WEBSITES, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION ANY HEALTH OR MEDICAL INFORMATION, AND YOU HEREBY IRREVOCABLY WAIVE ANY CLAIM AGAINST ACCEL-RX WITH RESPECT TO SUCH WEBSITES. Those websites may have their own terms and conditions of use to which you will be subject. Furthermore, ACCEL-RX reserves the right to revise or withdraw access to them at any time. This Section 5 is without limitation to the generality of the General Disclaimer and Limitation of Liability set out in Section 7 below.
  6. Disclaimer regarding Medical Information. Without limiting the generality of the General Disclaimer and Limitation of Liability, ACCEL-RX does not warrant or guarantee the accuracy, completeness, correctness, timeliness, or usefulness of any medical or health information posted or otherwise available on or through access to this Site, including without limitation any such information relating to companies ACCEL-RX profiles on the Site (“Medical Information”). You assume full responsibility for the use of any Medical Information and ACCEL-RX is not responsible and will not be liable to you or anyone else for any action or decision taken in reliance upon any Medical Information. The Medical Information is not medical advice and is not intended to be used as a substitute for professional medical diagnosis or treatment. You should seek the advice of your doctor prior to starting any treatment or in connection with any health problems or questions. Never disregard medical advice or delay seeking medical advice because of any Medical Information.
  7. GENERAL DISCLAIMER AND LIMITATION OF LIABILITY. TO THE GREATEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, THIS SITE AND THE INFORMATION ON OR AVAILABLE THROUGH THIS SITE, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION THE MEDICAL INFORMATION, ARE PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS, WHERE IS, AS AVAILABLE” BASIS AND ACCEL-RX HEREBY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT. WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, ACCEL-RX MAKES NO WARRANTIES OR REPRESENTATIONS REGARDING THIS SITE OR ANY INFORMATION ON OR AVAILABLE THROUGH THIS SITE (INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION THE MEDICAL INFORMATION) INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION AS TO THE QUALITY, ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS, TIMELINESS, APPROPRIATENESS, SUITABILITY, FUNCTIONALITY OR AVAILABILITY OF THE SITE OR SUCH INFORMATION, THAT DEFECTS OR ERRORS WILL NOT OCCUR OR WILL BE CORRECTED, OR THAT THIS SITE, ANY LINKED SITE, OR THE SERVERS UPON WHICH THEY RESIDE, OR ANY DATA OR SOFTWARE ACCESSIBLE FROM THIS SITE OR ANY LINKED WEBSITES ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. ACCEL-RX ASSUMES NO OBLIGATION TO UPDATE SUCH INFORMATION OR ADVISE ON FURTHER DEVELOPMENTS. CERTAIN INFORMATION MAY HAVE BEEN CONTRIBUTED BY OTHER PERSONS AND WE HAVE NOT REVIEWED AND DO NOT ENDORSE IT. TO THE GREATEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, NONE OF ACCEL-RX OR ANY OF ITS DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, OR OTHER REPRESENTATIVES, OR ANY OF ACCEL-RX’S CONTENT PROVIDERS, WILL BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES, INJURY, CLAIMS, EXPENSES OR OTHER COSTS (INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION LEGAL FEES) ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OF, OR INABILITY TO USE, OR ANY RELIANCE ON, THIS SITE OR ANY LINKED WEBSITE OR ANY INFORMATION ON OR AVAILABLE THROUGH THIS SITE (INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION THE MEDICAL INFORMATION), OR ARISING FROM ANY VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS THAT MAY INFECT YOUR COMPUTER EQUIPMENT OR OTHER PROPERTY AS A RESULT. THIS IS A COMPREHENSIVE LIMITATION OF LIABILITY THAT APPLIES TO ALL DAMAGES OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION COMPENSATORY, DIRECT, INDIRECT, EXEMPLARY, PUNITIVE AND CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, LOSS OF PROGRAMS OR DATA, INCOME OR PROFIT, LOSS OR DAMAGE TO PROPERTY AND CLAIMS OF THIRD PARTIES, WHETHER ARISING IN CONTRACT, NEGLIGENCE, OR OTHERWISE AND EVEN IF ACCEL-RX HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.
  8. Indemnity. You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless ACCEL-RX and its affiliates and their respective directors, employees, agents and other representatives from and against all claims, demand, losses, expenses, damages and costs, including legal fees, resulting from or relating to any breach or violation of these Terms or from your use of this Site, linked websites or the information on any of them, or resulting from or relating to Your Content.
  9. Governing Law and Jurisdiction. By accessing this Site, you agree that all matters relating to access to, or use of, this Site, or any linked website, will be governed by the laws of the Province of British Columbia and the laws of Canada applicable therein, without regard to the conflicts of laws principles thereof. You hereby submit to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of the courts of the Province of British Columbia. You are responsible for complying with your own local laws.
  10. General. No failure by ACCEL-RX to enforce or exercise any of these Terms will constitute a waiver, whether for past or future actions. Only a written waiver signed by an authorized representative of ACCEL-RX will be a valid and enforceable waiver. ACCEL-RX will be entitled to enforce its rights hereunder specifically (without posting a bond or other security) to recover damages by reason of any breach of any of these Terms and to exercise all other rights existing in its favour. You agree that money damages may not be an adequate remedy for any breach of these Terms and that ACCEL-RX may, in its sole discretion, apply to any court of competent jurisdiction for specific performance and/or injunctive relief in order to enforce or prevent any violation of these Terms. lf any provisions of these Terms are held, by an adjudicator of competent jurisdiction, to be unlawful, void or unenforceable for any reason, then the other provisions (and any partially-enforceable provision) will not be affected thereby and will remain valid and enforceable to the maximum possible extent.