Terms & Conditions
The OrthoCarolina Research Institute, Inc. (OCRI) operates this Website, (www.orthocarolinaresearch.org) to allow our patients and users to view research and health-related information, to communicate with OCRI staff, to obtain donations and to register and pay for events. By entering and using the Website, you agree to be bound by the terms and conditions of use. If you cannot or will not agree to these, the Terms and Conditions, please refrain from using the Website.
Privacy Statement, Personal Information
Any personal information submitted is governed by the Privacy Statement of the Website.
Disclaimer, Limitation of Liability; Choice of Law
The content available on this Website is for informational purposes only and is not intended in any way to be used as medical advice or to replace medical advice, diagnosis or treatment offered by orthopedic surgeons, physicians or other health care professionals familiar with the user’s condition. By using this Website, you understand and acknowledge that OCRI makes no warranties or guarantees that the information contained herein is accurate or complete, and is not responsible for any errors or omissions therein, or for the results obtained by the use of such information. Each user of this Website has unique circumstances and health variables that cannot necessarily be applied to other users, so always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified health provider with any questions you may have regarding a medical condition.
OCRI makes no representations or warranties with respect to any treatment action by any person utilizing the information offered or provided on this website. This website and its content and all site-related services are provided “as is”, with all faults, with no representations as to accuracy or warranties of any kind, expressed or implied. No oral or written information provided by OCRI, its authorized representatives, agents, designees, directors, attorneys or web developers shall create a warranty of any kind and neither OCRI nor any of its representatives, agents, designees, directors, attorneys, or web developers shall by liable for any damages (including, without limitation, incidental and consequential damages), arising from your use of this Website. As a user of this site you understand, accept and assume total responsibility and risk for your use of this Website, all site-related services, and Third Party Websites.
Updates to Terms and Conditions
Note that we may revise the information on this Website or otherwise change or update the Website, including these Terms and Conditions, without notice to you. We encourage you to periodically read these Terms and Conditions to see if there have been any changes to our policies that may affect you. Your continued use of the Website will signify your continued agreement to these Terms and Conditions as may be revised.
Proprietary marks of OCRI or third parties may be designated as such from time to time on this Website through the use of the ™or ® symbols. Users of this Website are not authorized to make use of the OCRI marks or the proprietary marks of third parties. This includes but is not limited to use that may create a false or misleading impression of affiliation or sponsorship with or by OCRI or the applicable third party.
Except as otherwise indicated, all content on this Website, including text, graphics, logos, button icons, photos, images, forms, audio, video, questionnaires, and software, is the property of OCRI or its licensors and is protected by United States and internal copyright laws. The compilation of all content on this Website is also the exclusive property of OCRI and is protected by United States (US) and international copyright laws. Unless specifically authorized, in writing by OCRI, any use of these materials, or of any materials contributed to this Website by entities other than OCRI, for any purpose is prohibited. Any rights not expressly granted by these Terms and Conditions or any applicable end-user license agreements are reserved by OCRI.
The Digital Millennium Copyright Act of 1998 provides recourse for copyright owners who believe that material appearing on the Internet infringes their rights under US copyright laws. If you believe that materials appearing on this Website infringe your copyright; you may send us a notice requesting that the material be removed.
Financial information about this organization and a copy of its license are available from the State Solicitation Licensing Branch at 919-807-2214. The license is not an endorsement by the State.
You agree that you will not upload or transmit any communications or content of any type that infringe upon, misappropriate, or violate any rights of any party. If you believe that information found on this Website is infringing, inaccurate or unauthorized, please inform us immediately.
Any references to specific products or services on this Website do not constitute or imply a recommendation or endorsement by OCRI or its affiliates unless specifically stated otherwise.
OrthoCarolina Research Institute, Inc.
Attn: Christi Cadd
2001 Vail Avenue, Suite 300
Charlotte, NC 28207
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