TERMS OF USE AGREEMENT

Acceptance
It is important that you read all the following terms and conditions carefully.
This Terms of Use Agreement (“Agreement”) is a legal agreement between you and the Canadian Headache Society, the owner and operator (“Owner”) of this Website (the “Website”). It states the terms and conditions under which you may access and use the Website and all written and other materials displayed or made available through the Website, including, without limitation, articles, text, photographs, images, illustrations, audio clips, video clips, computer software, and code (the “Content”). By accessing and
using the Website, you are indicating your acceptance to be bound by the terms and conditions of this Agreement. If you
do not accept these terms and conditions, you must not access or use the Website. The Owner may revise this Agreement
at any time by updating this posting. Use of the Website after such changes are posted will signify your acceptance of
these revised terms. You should visit this page periodically to review this Agreement.
Medical emergency
Do NOT use the Website for medical emergencies. If you have a medical emergency, call a physician or qualified
healthcare provider, or CALL 911 immediately. Under no circumstances should you attempt self-treatment based on
anything you have seen or read on the Website.
General information is not medical advice
The general information provided on the Website is for informational purposes only and is not professional medical
advice, diagnosis, treatment, or care, nor is it intended to be a substitute therefore. Always seek the advice of your
physician or other qualified health provider properly licensed to practise medicine or general healthcare in your
jurisdiction concerning any questions you may have regarding any information obtained from this Website and any
medical condition you believe may be relevant to you or to someone else. Never disregard professional medical advice
or delay in seeking it because of something you have read on this Website. Always consult with your physician or other
qualified healthcare provider before embarking on a new treatment, diet, or fitness program. Information obtained on
the Website is not exhaustive and does not cover all diseases, ailments, physical conditions, or their treatment.
No physician-patient relationship
The presentation of general information on the Website does not establish a physician-patient relationship between
you and the Owner (or any of its physicians) and is not intended as a solicitation of individuals to become patients or
clients of the Owner (or any of its physicians). This section does not apply to the extent that you are using the Website to
communicate with a physician with whom you have an existing physician-patient relationship.
No endorsements
Unless specifically stated, the Owner does not recommend or endorse any specific brand of products, services,
procedures, or other information that appears or that may be advertised on the Website.
Disclaimer of warranties
The Website and the Content are provided “AS IS” and “AS AVAILABLE.” While the Owner endeavours to provide
information that is correct, accurate, current, and timely, the Owner makes no representations, warranties, or covenants,
express or implied, regarding the Website and the Content including, without limitation, no representation, warranty,
or covenant that (i) the Content contained in or made available through the Website or any item(s) made available on
or through the Website will be of merchantable quality and/or fit for a particular purpose; (ii) the Website or Content
will be accurate, complete, current, reliable, timely, or suitable for any particular purpose; (iii) that the operation of the
Website will be uninterrupted or error-free; (iv) that defects or errors in the Website or the Content, be it human or
computer errors, will be corrected; (v) that the Website will be free from viruses or harmful components; and (vi) that
communications to or from the Website will be secure and/or not intercepted.
You acknowledge and agree that your access and use of the Website and the Content is entirely at your own risk and
liability.
Limitation of liability
In no event shall the Owner, its physicians, officers, directors, employees, agents, licensors, and their respective successors
and assigns be liable for damages of any kind, including, without limitation, any direct, special, indirect, punitive,
incidental, or consequential damages including, without limitation, any loss or damages in the nature of, or relating to,
lost business, medical injury, personal injury, wrongful death, improper diagnosis, inaccurate information, improper
treatment, or any other loss incurred in connection with your use, misuse, or reliance upon the Website or the Content, or
your inability to use the Website, regardless of the cause and whether arising in contract (including fundamental breach),
tort (including negligence), or otherwise. The foregoing limitation shall apply even if the Owner knew of or ought to have
known of the possibility of such damages.
The Owner also expressly disclaims any and all liability for the acts, omissions, and conduct of any third-party user of
the Website, or any advertiser or sponsor of the Website (“third-party”). Under no circumstances shall the Owner, its
physicians, officers, directors, employees, agents, licensors, and their respective successors and assigns, be liable for any
injury, loss, damage (including direct, special, indirect, punitive, incidental, or consequential damages), or expense arising
in any manner whatsoever from (i) the acts, omissions, or conduct of any third-party; and (ii) any access, use, reliance
upon, or inability to use any materials, content, goods, or services located at, or made available at, any Website linked
to or from the Website, regardless of the cause and whether arising in contract (including fundamental breach), tort
(including negligence), or otherwise. The foregoing limitation shall apply even if the Owner knew of or ought to have
known of the possibility of such damages.
Indemnity
You agree to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless the Owner and its physicians, officers, directors, employees, agents,
licensors, and their respective successors and assigns, from and against any and all claims, demands, liabilities, costs, or
expenses whatsoever, including, without limitation, legal fees and disbursements, resulting directly or indirectly from
(i) your breach of any of the terms and conditions of this Agreement; (ii) your access to, use, misuse, reliance upon, or
inability to access or use the Website, the Content, or any Website to which the Website is or may be linked to from time
to time or; (iii) your use of, reliance on, publication, communication, distribution, uploading, or downloading of anything
(including the Content) on or from the Website.
Use of the Website
The Owner authorizes you to access and use the Website for your personal noncommercial use in Canada in accordance
with the terms and conditions of this Agreement. You acknowledge and agree that the Website, and its contents, are
intended only for residents of Canada.
Copyright
The Content is protected by copyright law and is owned by the Owner and its licensors, or the party accredited as the
provider of the Content. Except as granted in the limited licence herein, any use of the Content, including modification,
transmission, presentation, distribution, republication, or other exploitation of the Website or of its Content, whether in
whole or in part, is prohibited without the express prior written consent of the Owner.
Limited licence
Subject to the terms and conditions of this Agreement, you are hereby granted a limited, non- transferable, and non-
exclusive licence to access, view, and use the Website and the Content for your personal, non-commercial use. You are
granted the right to download, store, and/or print single copies of items comprising the Content for your personal, non-
commercial use, provided that you maintain all copyright and other notices contained in such Content. You may not copy
and/or repost items comprising the Content online. You must also abide by any additional requirements governing the
use of any specific Content that may be set out in the Website. In the event of a conflict between the terms of a licence
governing specific Content and this Agreement, the terms of the specific licence shall govern.
Linking
The Website contains links to third-party Websites. These links are provided solely as a convenience to you and not as
an endorsement by the Owner of any third-party Website or the content thereof. Unless expressly stated, the Owner
does not operate any third-party Website linked to the Website and is not responsible for the content of any third-party
Website, nor does it make any representation, warranty, or covenant of any kind regarding any third-party Website
including, without limitation, (i) any representation, warranty, or covenant regarding the legality, accuracy, reliability,
completeness, timeliness, or suitability of any content on such third-party Websites; (ii) any representation, warranty, or
covenant regarding the merchantability and/or fitness for a particular purpose of any third-party Websites or material,
content, software, goods, or services located at or made available through such third-party Websites; or (iii) any
representation, warranty, or covenant that the operation of such third-party Websites will be uninterrupted or error free,
that defects or errors in such third-party Websites will be corrected, or that such third-party Websites will be free from
viruses or other harmful components.
While the Owner encourages links to the Website, it does not wish to be linked to or from any third-party Website
which contains, posts, or transmits any unlawful or indecent information of any kind, including, without limitation (i)
any content constituting or encouraging conduct that would constitute a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability, or
otherwise violate any local, state, provincial, territorial, national, international law or regulation which may be damaging
or detrimental to the activities, operations, credibility, or integrity of the Owner; or (ii) any Website which contains, posts,
or transmits any material or information of any kind which violates or infringes upon the rights of others, including
material which is an invasion of privacy or publicity rights, or which is protected by copyright, trademark, or other
proprietary rights. The Owner reserves the right to prohibit or refuse to accept any link to the Website, including, without
limitation, any link which contains or makes available any content or information of the foregoing nature, at any time. You
agree to remove any link you may have to the Website upon the request of the Owner.
Registration
To use certain features of the Website, you may be asked to create an account with the Website. When you register with
the Website, you agree (i) to provide true, accurate, current, and complete information about yourself as prompted by any
registration form; and (ii) to maintain and promptly update the information to ensure it remains true, accurate, current,
and complete. If the Owner has reasonable grounds to suspect that such information is untrue, inaccurate, not current
or incomplete, the Owner has the right to suspend or terminate your access to all or part of the Website. The Owner’s use
of any personally identifying information you provide as part of the registration process is governed by the terms of our
Privacy Policy.
Passwords
You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of the Password you use in association with your account and are
responsible for all activities that occur under your User Name and Password. You agree to notify the Owner immediately
of any unauthorized use of your Password or account or any other breach of security, and to ensure that you exit from
your account at the end of each session. The Owner will not be liable for any loss or damage arising from the Owner’s
failure or your failure to protect your Password or account information.
Security
Any information sent or received over the Internet is generally not secure. The Owner cannot guarantee the security or
confidentiality of any communication to or from the Website.
Modification to Website
The Owner reserves the right any time, and from time to time, to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, the
Website (or any part thereof ) with or without notice to you. The Owner shall have no liability to you or any third party for
any modifications, suspension, or discontinuance of the Website or any part thereof.
Use prohibited where contrary to law
Use of this Website is unauthorized in any jurisdiction where the Website or any of the Content may violate any laws
or regulations. You agree not to access or use the Website in such jurisdictions. You agree that you are responsible
for compliance with all applicable laws or regulations. Any contravention of this provision (or any provision of this
Agreement) is entirely at your own risk.
Governing law and jurisdiction
The Website is operated by the Owner from its offices within the province of Alberta, Canada.
You agree that all matters relating to your access or use of the Website and its Content shall be governed by the laws of the province
or territory of Alberta and the laws of Canada applicable therein, without regard to conflict of laws principles. You
agree and hereby submit to the exclusive and preferential jurisdiction of the courts of the province of Alberta
with respect to all matters relating to your access and use of the Website and the Content as well as any dispute that may arise
therefrom and that the applicable law shall be the law of the province of Alberta and of Canada.
Waiver
Any consent by the Owner to, or waiver of, a breach of this Agreement which you have committed, whether express or
implied, shall not constitute a consent to, or waiver of any other, different or subsequent breach.
Severability
The invalidity or unenforceability of any provision of this Agreement or any covenant contained herein shall not affect the
validity or enforceability of any other provision or covenant contained herein and any such invalid provision or covenant
shall be deemed severable from the rest of this Agreement.
Notice
Questions or comments regarding the Website should be directed by email to info@headachesociety.ca.
Termination
The Owner may, in its sole discretion, cancel or terminate your right to use the Website, or any part of the Website, at
any time without notice. In the event of termination, you are no longer authorized to access the Website, or the part
of the Website affected by such cancellation or termination. The restrictions imposed on you with respect to material
downloaded from the Website and the disclaimers and limitations of liabilities set forth in this Agreement, shall survive
termination of this Agreement. The Owner shall not be liable to any party for such termination.
Entire Agreement
This is the entire Agreement between you and the Owner relating to your access and use of the Website.