Access to and use of ‘Link Medical web sites’ both within the UK and internationally is provided by Link Medical on the following terms:
Agreement between User and Link Medical
The Link Medical Web Site is comprised of various Web pages operated by Link Medical. Any webpage that has a link to these terms in its footer is covered by this agreement.
The Link Medical Web Site is offered to you conditioned on your acceptance without modification of the terms, conditions, and notices contained herein. Your use of the Link Medical Web Site constitutes your agreement to all such terms, conditions, and notices.
By using Link Medical web sites you agree to be bound by these terms, which shall take effect immediately on your first use. If you do not agree to be bound by all of the following terms please do not access, use and/or contribute to Link Medical web sites
Links to third party sites
The Link Medical Web Site may contain links to other Web Sites (“Linked Sites”). The Linked Sites are not under the control of Link Medical and Link Medical is not responsible for the contents of any Linked Site, including without limitation any link contained in a Linked Site, or any changes or updates to a Linked Site. Link Medical is not responsible for webcasting or any other form of transmission received from any Linked Site. Link Medical is providing these links to you only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by Link Medical of the site or any association with its operators.
Use of Link Medical websites
You agree to use Link Medical websites only for lawful purposes, and in a way that does not infringe the rights of, restrict or inhibit anyone else’s use and of Link Medical websites.
All copyright, trade marks, design rights, patents and other intellectual property rights (registered and unregistered) in and on Link Medical websites and all content (including all applications) located on the site shall remain vested in Link Medical. You may not copy, reproduce, republish, disassemble, decompile, reverse engineer, download, post, broadcast, transmit, make available to the public, or otherwise use Link Medical websites content in any way except for your own personal, non-commercial use. You also agree not to adapt, alter or create a derivative work from any Link Medical websites content except for your own personal, non-commercial use. Any other use of Link Medical websites content requires the prior written permission of the Link Medical.
The names, images and logos identifying Link Medical or third parties and their products and services are subject to copyright, design rights and trade marks of Link Medical, and/or third parties. Nothing contained in these terms shall be construed as conferring any licence or right to use any trade mark, design right or copyright of Link Medical or any other third party.
Contributions to Link Medical
By sharing any contribution (including any applications, software, code extracts, text, photographs, graphics, video or audio) with Link Medical you agree to grant to Link Medical, free of charge, permission to use the material in any way it wants (including modifying and adapting)
Copyright in your contribution will remain with you and this permission is not exclusive, so you can continue to use the material in any way including allowing others to use it.
In order that Link Medical can use your contribution, you confirm that your contribution is your own original work, is not defamatory and does not infringe any UK laws, that you have the right to give Link Medical permission to use it for the purposes specified above, and that you have the consent of anyone who is identifiable in your contribution or the consent of their parent / guardian if they are under 16.
If you do not want to grant Link Medical the permission set out above on these terms, please do not submit or share your contribution to or with Link Medical websites.
The Link Medical Web Site may contain bulletin board services, chat areas, news groups, forums, communities, personal web pages, calendars, and/or other message or communication facilities designed to enable you to communicate with the Link Medical, it’s users or with a group (collectively, “Communication Services”), you agree to use the Communication Services only to post, send and receive messages and material that are proper and related to the particular Communication Service. By way of example, and not as a limitation, you agree that when using a Communication Service, you will not:
- Defame, abuse, harass, stalk, threaten or otherwise violate the legal rights (such as rights of privacy and publicity) of others.
- Publish, post, upload, distribute or disseminate any inappropriate, profane, defamatory, infringing, obscene, indecent or unlawful topic, name, material or information.
- Upload files that contain software or other material protected by intellectual property laws (or by rights of privacy of publicity) unless you own or control the rights thereto or have received all necessary consents.
- Upload files that contain viruses, corrupted files, or any other similar software or programs that may damage the operation of another’s computer.
- Advertise or offer to sell or buy any goods or services for any business purpose, unless such Communication Service specifically allows such messages.
- Conduct or forward surveys, contests, pyramid schemes or chain letters.
- Download any file posted by another user of a Communication Service that you know, or reasonably should know, cannot be legally distributed in such manner.
- Falsify or delete any author attributions, legal or other proper notices or proprietary designations or labels of the origin or source of software or other material contained in a file that is uploaded.
- Restrict or inhibit any other user from using and enjoying the Communication Services.
- Violate any code of conduct or other guidelines which may be applicable for any particular Communication Service.
- Harvest or otherwise collect information about others, including e-mail addresses, without their consent.
- Violate any applicable laws or regulations.
Link Medical has no obligation to monitor the Communication Services. However, Link Medical reserves the right to review materials posted to a Communication Service and to remove any materials in its sole discretion. Link Medical reserves the right to terminate your access to any or all of the Communication Services at any time without notice for any reason whatsoever.
Link Medical reserves the right at all times to disclose any information as necessary to satisfy any applicable law, regulation, legal process or governmental request, or to edit, refuse to post or to remove any information or materials, in whole or in part, in Link Medical’s sole discretion.
Always use caution when giving out any personally identifying information about yourself or your children in any Communication Service. Link Medical does not control or endorse the content, messages or information found in any Communication Service and, therefore, Link Medical specifically disclaims any liability with regard to the Communication Services and any actions resulting from your participation in any Communication Service. Managers and hosts are not authorized Link Medical spokespersons, and their views do not necessarily reflect those of Link Medical.
Materials uploaded to a Communication Service may be subject to posted limitations on usage, reproduction and/or dissemination. You are responsible for adhering to such limitations if you download the materials.
Disclaimers and Limitation of Liability
Link Medical websites content, including the software, information, names, images, pictures, logos and icons regarding or relating to Link Medical, its products and services (or to third party products and services), is provided “AS IS” and on an “AS AVAILABLE” basis. To the extent permitted by law, the Link Medical excludes all representations and warranties (whether express or implied by law), including the implied warranties of satisfactory quality, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement, compatibility, security and accuracy. The Link Medical does not guarantee the timeliness, completeness or performance of the website or any of the content. While we try to ensure that all content provided by the Link Medical is correct at the time of publication no responsibility is accepted by or on behalf of the Link Medical for any errors, omissions or inaccurate content on the website.
Nothing in these terms limits or excludes Link Medical’s liability for death or personal injury caused by its proven negligence. Subject to the previous sentence, the Link Medical shall not be liable for any of the following losses or damage (whether such damage or losses were foreseen, foreseeable, known or otherwise): (a) loss of data; (b) loss of revenue or anticipated profits; (c) loss of business; (d) loss of opportunity; (e) loss of goodwill or injury to reputation; (f) losses suffered by third parties; or (g) any indirect, consequential, special or exemplary damages arising from the use of Link Medical websites regardless of the form of action.
Link Medical do not warrant that functions available on Link Medical websites will be uninterrupted or error free, that defects will be corrected, or that Link Medical websites or the server that makes it available are free of viruses or bugs. You acknowledge that it is your responsibility to implement sufficient procedures and virus checks (including anti-virus and other security checks) to satisfy your particular requirements for the accuracy of data input and output.
If any of these terms are determined to be illegal, invalid or otherwise unenforceable by reason of the laws of any state or country in which these terms are intended to be effective, then to the extent and within the jurisdiction in which that term is illegal, invalid or unenforceable, it shall be severed and deleted from these terms and the remaining terms shall survive and continue to be binding and enforceable.
The failure or delay of Link Medical to exercise or enforce any right in these terms does not waive Link Medical’s right to enforce that right.
These terms shall be governed by and interpreted in accordance with the laws of England and Wales which shall have exclusive jurisdiction over any disputes.