In no event shall VetScene, its licensors, its suppliers, or any third parties mentioned
on the VetScene Portal be liable for any damages (including, without limitation,
incidental and consequential damages, animal injury or death, lost profits, or damages
resulting from lost data or business interruption) resulting from the use of or
inability to use the VetScene Portal or the Content, whether based on warranty,
contract, tort, or any other legal theory, and whether or not VetScene, its licensors,
its suppliers, or any third parties mentioned on the VetScene Portal are advised
of the possibility of such damages.
The personal and/or financial information submitted to VetScene is governed by the
You agree that you will not upload or transmit any communications or content of
any type to the Public Areas (including blogs, message boards, Ask Our Expert postings,
etc.) that infringe or violate any rights of any party. By submitting communications
or content to the Public Areas, you agree that such submission is non-confidential
for all purposes.
You agree that you will not send or transmit to VetScene by email, (including through
the email addresses listed on the "Contact Us" link) any communication
or content that infringes or violates any rights of any party. If you submit any
business information, idea, concept or invention to VetScene by email, you agree
such submission is non-confidential for all purposes.
If you make any submission to a Public Area or if you submit any business information,
idea, concept or invention to VetScene by email, you automatically grant -- or warrant
that the owner of such content or intellectual property has expressly granted --
VetScene a royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, world-wide nonexclusive license
to use, reproduce, create derivative works from, modify, publish, edit, translate,
distribute, perform, and display the communication or content in any media or medium,
or any form, format, or forum now known or hereafter developed. VetScene may sublicense
its rights through multiple tiers of sublicenses. If you wish to keep any business
information, ideas, concepts or inventions private or proprietary, do not submit
them to the Public Areas or to VetScene by email. We try to answer every email in
a timely manner, but are not always able to do so.
You agree to only post or upload Media (like photos, videos or audio) that you have
taken yourself or that you have all rights to transmit and license and which do
not violate trademark, copyright, privacy or any other rights of any other person.
Photos or videos of celebrities and cartoon or comic images are usually copyrighted
by the owner.
To protect your privacy, you agree that you will not submit any media that contains
Personally Identifiable Information (like name, phone number, email address or web
Portal URL.) of you or of anyone else. Uploading media like images or video of other
people without their permission is strictly prohibited.
By uploading any media on the VetScene Portal, you warrant that you have permission
from all persons appearing in your media for you to make this contribution and grant
rights described herein. Never post a picture or video of or with someone else unless
you have their explicit permission.
It is strictly prohibited to upload media of any kind that contain expressions of
hate, abuse, offensive images or conduct, obscenity, pornography, sexually explicit
or any material that could give rise to any civil or criminal liability under applicable
law or regulations or that otherwise may be in conflict with these Terms and Conditions,
You agree that you will not upload any material that contains software viruses or
any other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy or limit
the functionality of any computer software or this Web Portal.
By uploading any media like a photo or video, (a) you grant to VetScene a perpetual,
non-exclusive, worldwide, royalty-free license to use, copy, print, display, reproduce,
modify, publish, post, transmit and distribute the media and any material included
in the media; and (b) you certify that any person pictured in the submitted media
(or, if a minor, his/her parent/legal guardian) authorizes VetScene to use, copy,
print, display, reproduce, modify, publish, post, transmit and distribute the media
and any material included in such media; and (c) you agree to indemnify VetScene
and its affiliates, directors, officers and employees and hold them harmless from
any and all claims and expenses, including attorneys' fees, arising from the media
and/or your failure to comply with these the terms described in this document.
VetScene reserves the right to review all media prior to submission to the Portal
and to remove any media for any reason, at any time, without prior notice, at our
CHARGES AND BILLING: You are responsible for providing a valid credit card number
at the time you register for a Home Delivery Service. You represent and warrant
that you are an authorized user of such credit card, and you agree to pay all charges
resulting from your Home Delivery Service account at the prices then in effect,
including any unauthorized charges incurred prior to your notifying VetScene of
such charges. You agree that VetScene may pass your credit card information and
related personally identifiable information to its designated service provider(s)
for their use in charging you for appropriate services utilized through your Home
Delivery Service. All Home Delivery Service charges are exclusive of sales or other
taxes and you are responsible for payment of any applicable state, local and city
taxes. VetScene reserves the right to modify or terminate membership plans, change
prices, or institute new charges for any Home Delivery Service at any time.
If you use a Public Area, such as a chat room, message boards, blogs or member communities,
you are solely responsible for your own communications, the consequences of posting
those communications, and your reliance on any communications found in the Public
Areas. VetScene and its licensors are not responsible for the consequences of any
communications in the Public Areas. If you think you have a pet health emergency,
call your veterinarian immediately.
In consideration of being allowed to use the Public Areas, you agree that the following
actions shall constitute a material breach of these Terms and Conditions:
VetScene reserves the right (but is not obligated) to do any or all of the following:
VetScene or its licensors have no liability or responsibility to users of the VetScene
Portal or any other person or entity for performance or nonperformance of the aforementioned
VetScene may provide links to third-party websites. VetScene does not recommend
and does not endorse the content on any third-party website. VetScene is not responsible
for the content of linked third-party sites or third-party advertisements, and does
not make any representations regarding their content or accuracy. Your use of third-party
websites is at your own risk and subject to the terms and conditions of use for
such sites. VetScene does not endorse any product, service, or treatment advertised
on the VetScene Portal.
You agree to defend, indemnify, and hold VetScene, its officers, directors, employees,
agents, licensors, and suppliers, harmless from and against any claims, actions
or demands, liabilities and settlements including without limitation, reasonable
legal and accounting fees, resulting from, or alleged to result from, your violation
of these Terms and Conditions.
VetScene is based in Lawrenceville, Georgia, in the United States of America. VetScene
makes no claims that VetScene, VetScene ProActive Portal, or any website within
the VetScene Network and the Content are appropriate or may be downloaded outside
of the United States. Access to the Content may not be legal by certain persons
or in certain countries. If you access the VetScene Network from outside the United
States, you do so at your own risk and are responsible for compliance with the laws
of your jurisdiction.
You expressly agree that exclusive jurisdiction for any dispute with VetScene, or
in any way relating to your use of the VetScene Portal, resides in the courts of
the State of Georgia and you further agree and expressly consent to the exercise
of personal jurisdiction in the courts of the State of Georgia in connection with
any such dispute including any claim involving VetScene or its affiliates, subsidiaries,
employees, contractors, officers, directors, telecommunication providers, and content
These Terms and Conditions are governed by the internal substantive laws of the
State of Georgia, without respect to its conflict of laws principles. If any provision
of these Terms and Conditions is found to be invalid by any court having competent
jurisdiction, the invalidity of such provision shall not affect the validity of
the remaining provisions of these Terms and Conditions, which shall remain in full
force and effect. No waiver of any of these Terms and Conditions shall be deemed
a further or continuing waiver of such term or condition or any other term or condition.
If you believe any materials accessible on or from the Portal infringe your copyright,
you may request removal of those materials (or access thereto) from this web Portal
by contacting VetScene's copyright agent (identified below) and providing the following
VetScene's agent for copyright issues relating to this web Portal is as follows:
94 East Crogan Street
Lawrenceville, GA 30045
In an effort to protect the rights of copyright owners, VetScene maintains a policy
for the termination, in appropriate circumstances, of subscribers and account holders
of the Portal who are repeat infringers.
Except as expressly provided in a particular "legal notice" on the VetScene
entire agreement between you and VetScene with respect to the use of the VetScene
Portal, and Content.