Disclaimer / Usage Agreement & Privacy Statements

I. Usage

The use of this Web site is subject to the express condition that users agree to be bound by the terms and conditions set forth in this Usage Agreement. Your use of this Web Site constitutes your acceptance of all of the following terms and conditions. The Sephardic Health Organization for Referral & Education (SHORE) reserves the right to change or modify these terms and conditions at any time without notice to you by posting a new version of this Usage Agreement at this Web site.

The text, graphic depictions, artwork and code (the "Information") published on this Web site are the property of SHORE, unless designated otherwise. SHORE assumes no responsibility for errors or omissions in the Information on this Web site. In no event shall SHORE be liable for any special, direct, indirect, consequential, or incidental damages or any damages whatsoever resulting from loss of use, data or profits, whether in an action of contract, negligence or other tortious action, arising out of or in connection with the use of this Web site or the Information. SHORE reserves the right to make additions, deletions, or modification to the Information on the Web site at any time without prior notice.

Except as provided in this paragraph, no license or right, express or implied, is granted to any person under any copyright, trademark, trade dress or other proprietary right. SHORE grants a limited right to use the Information provided that the Information is not modified in any way and is used for informational and non-commercial personal use, and provided that SHORE's copyright notice appears on any copies.

Medical Disclaimer

SHORE, a not for profit organization, has established this web site to provide information and education to the general public. This web site does not constitutes medical advice nor is it a substitute for medical advice. No part of this web site should be used as the basis of self-diagnosis or treatment, or any other medical decision. This web site is provided as an informational service only.

Information on this Web site is to be used for educational and informational purposes only. Medical information on this Web site, if any, does not represent advice regarding medical diagnosis or treatment, referrals to health care professionals, endorsements of health care products or any other recommendations. Any medical information on this Web site should not be relied upon as a substitute for consultation with your doctor or other qualified health care professionals.

As a recipient of information from this website, you are not establishing a doctor/patient relationship with any physician.

SHORE is not affiliated with any laboratory, medical facility, medical practitioner or testing center. We provide information for informational purposes only. SHORE has not evaluated, nor do we recommend individual laboratories, testing centers or medical facilities or practitioners and therefore, cannot take responsibility for the administration or interpretation of any medical procedures.

Links or references to other organizations or web sites do not constitute or imply an endorsement or recommendation by SHORE. Furthermore, SHORE has no responsibility for the accuracy or content of information provided by these sites or organizations and expressly disclaims all liability for damages of any kind arising out of use, reference to, or reliance on any information provided by outside parties.

Disclaimer of Warranty

Information on this Web site is provided "AS IS" without warranty of any kind, either express or implied, including, but not limited to, the implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement.

Limitation of Liability

The SHORE will not be liable for any damages or injury that accompany or result from your use of the Web site, including, without limitation, damages or injury caused by any use of or inability to use the Web site, use of or inability to use any site to which you link from the Web site, any error, omission, defect, delay, computer virus, line failure, interruption, or any failure of performance. You agree that you will hold SHORE and its officers, employees, directors, volunteers and agents from all claims arising out of or related to your use or misuse of the Web site or any other web site that is linked to the Web site.

Links from this Web site to non-SHORE Web sites does not constitute an endorsement or referral of the non-SHORE sites. SHORE makes no representations or claims as to information or materials provided by such non-SHORE Web sites, and specifically disclaims any warranties, either express or implied, including but not limited to the implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for any particular purpose or non-infringement.

II. Privacy

The SHORE provides this privacy statement as part of our firm commitment to protect your privacy. The following discloses our information gathering and dissemination practices for the SHORE Web site.

The Sephardic Health Organization for Referral & Education gathers information about users: data that users provide through optional, voluntary submission; and aggregated tracking information derived mainly by tallying page views throughout our site. Such information enables us to better tailor our content to readers' needs.

SHORE uses information voluntarily given by you in the manner explicitly stated at the point where that data is collected. We use this information to fulfill requests that you have made to us, in order to serve your stated needs and interests. SHORE never shares information or mailing lists with any other organization or business of any kind.

We use tracking information to determine which areas of our site users visit. We do not track what individual users read, but rather how well each page performs overall. This helps us continue to build a better service for you.

In terms of aggregated tracking information, SHORE gathers information in the following way:
- Usage Tracking: SHORE tracks user traffic patterns throughout the site. However, we do not correlate this information with data about individual users. SHORE does break down overall usage statistics by domain name, browser type, and MIME type, by reading this information from the browser string (information contained in every user's browser).

SHORE creates aggregate reports on user demographics and traffic patterns for prospective sponsors and advertisers.

This site contains links to other sites. SHORE is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such web sites. If you have any questions about this privacy statement, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this Web site, please contact us.