Terms of Use

To ALL USERS of haecanada.org Web Site: PLEASE READ THESE TERMS OF USE CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THE haecanada.org SITE (“Site”). BY BECOMING A MEMBER OR BY USING THE SITE, YOU ACKNOWLEDGE YOUR AGREEMENT AND ACCEPTANCE OF THESE TERMS. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO ALL OF THE FOLLOWING TERMS AND CONDITIONS, DO NOT USE THE SITE.

HAE Canada Inc. (the “Organization”) reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to change these terms from time to time, and your accessing the Site will be deemed to be your acceptance of any changes.

Acceptable Use of the Site

The Site is intended for Canadian HAE patients seeking information and support. You may use this Site only for lawful purposes within the stated context of the Organization’s intended and acceptable use of the Site. The Organization is the sole interpreter of the Site’s intended and acceptable use.

Prohibited Uses
General Prohibition – You will not use (or plan, encourage or help others to use) the Site for any purpose or in any manner that is prohibited by these Terms of Use or by applicable law.
Specific Prohibited Uses – You agree you will NOT:
i. Impersonate another person, living or dead;
ii. Post any incomplete, false, or inaccurate biographical information or information which is not about you;
iii. Delete or revise any material posted by any other person or entity;
iv. Disclose to or share your password with any third parties;
v. Communicate anything that is sexually explicit, obscene, libelous, defamatory, threatening, harassing, abusive or hateful, or anything that is embarrassing or offensive to any person or entity;
vi. Make any unauthorized commercial use of the Site;
vii. Post any information that purports to be, or could be viewed as, medical advice; and
vii. Send unsolicited commercial email to members.

Liability

You acknowledge that:
i. The information on the Site may be changed or updated from time to time and that certain information may be of a historical nature and should be understood as referring to events and circumstances as they existed on the date that the information was published;
ii. Information posted on the Site is provided for educational purposes only, and no information on the Site should ever be viewed as medical advice or as supplementing or replacing a full diagnosis and treatment discussion with a qualified healthcare provider;
ii. The Organization will attempt to ensure that all information it posts on the Site is accurate at the time the information is added, but there is no guarantee that this information is accurate;
iii. The Organization has no control over the information posted on its’ Site by members. Any information posted by members should be regarded with caution;
iv. The Organization is under no obligation to monitor information posted on the Site. The Organization may monitor information posted on the Site at random but it does not undertake to do so on a continual basis. The Organization may remove information found to violate the Terms of Use, or any other information that the Organization, in its sole discretion, deems unacceptable; and
v. The Site contains links to third party web sites. These links are provided solely as a convenience to you and not as an endorsement by the Organization of the contents on such third party web sites. The Organization is not responsible for the content of linked third party sites and does not make any representations regarding the content or accuracy of materials on such third party web sites. If you decide to access linked third party web sites, you do so at your own risk.

Termination

The Organization reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to pursue all of its legal remedies, including but not limited to, deletion of your postings from this Site and immediate termination of your registration with or ability to access the Site and/or any other service provided by you to the Organization, upon any breach by you of these Terms of Use.

Indemnity

You agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless the Organization, its officers, directors, employees and agents, from and against any claims, actions or demands, including, without limitation, reasonable legal and accounting fees alleging or resulting from your use of the Site or your breach of these Terms of Use.

Jurisdiction

These legal notices are governed by the laws of the Province of Ontario.