This website ("Website") is operated by Orthopaedic Learning, LLC ("Orthopaedic Learning") and these terms and conditions apply to all websites owned, operated, controlled and otherwise made available by Orthopaedic Learning, its parent, their affiliates and subsidiaries (including, but not limited to, mirrored, co-branded and successor sites).
IMPORTANT - READ THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE CAREFULLY BEFORE ACCESSING OR USING THIS WEBSITE, SUBSCRIBING TO ORTHOPAEDIC LEARNING SERVICES, PURCHASING PRODUCTS, DOWNLOADING SOFTWARE, TECHNOLOGY, CONTENT OR DATA AND/OR OTHERWISE USING THE ORTHOPAEDIC LEARNING SERVICES AND PRODUCTS, AND THE RELATED ORTHOPAEDIC LEARNING SOFTWARE, DATA AND/OR TECHNOLOGY USED, STORED, LICENSED OR ACCESSED IN CONNECTION THEREWITH AND THE RELATED INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS EMBODIED THEREIN (COLLECTIVELY, THE "ORTHOPAEDIC LEARNING TECHNOLOGY").
ORTHOPAEDIC LEARNING IS WILLING TO PROVIDE YOU WITH ACCESS TO THE ORTHOPAEDIC LEARNING TECHNOLOGY THROUGH THIS WEBSITE AND MAKE AVAILABLE PRODUCTS AND SERVICES TO YOU ONLY UPON THE CONDITION THAT YOU ACCEPT ALL OF THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS SET FORTH HEREIN, ON ANY REGISTRATION OR ORDER FORM RECEIVED BY YOU FROM ORTHOPAEDIC LEARNING OR ITS AFFILIATES IN CONNECTION WITH THE ORTHOPAEDIC LEARNING TECHNOLOGY (COLLECTIVELY, "REGISTRATION AND ORDER FORMS") AND ON ANY DOCUMENTS REFERENCED HEREIN OR ANY ADDITIONAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS THAT CAN BE VIEWED EITHER ON THE PAGES CONTAINING ANY SERVICES OR OFFERINGS, OR VIA A LINK ON THOSE PAGES OR OTHER DIRECTIONS TO THE ADDITIONAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS (COLLECTIVELY, THE "AGREEMENT"). IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF THIS AGREEMENT, PROMPTLY CEASE USING THE ORTHOPAEDIC LEARNING TECHNOLOGY, AND/OR EXIT THIS PAGE BEFORE DOWNLOADING, ACCESSING, USING, SUBSCRIBING OR INSTALLING THE ORTHOPAEDIC LEARNING TECHNOLOGY OR PURCHASING PRODUCTS AND SERVICES FROM ORTHOPAEDIC LEARNING.
By accessing, subscribing, downloading and/or otherwise using the Orthopaedic Learning Technology, you (a) certify that you are at least 18 years of age, and that, if you are acting on the behalf of any person or entity, you are authorized to act on behalf of such party, (b) have read this Agreement and have agreed to be legally bound by this Agreement, and (c) agree to all operating rules and policies of Orthopaedic Learning that may be published within the Orthopaedic Learning Technology or this Website.
The Orthopaedic Learning Technology (including, this Website) is owned and operated by Orthopaedic Learning and its licensors and is protected by copyright and other intellectual property laws under United States and international laws and treaties - Copyright 2009 Orthopaedic Learning LLC - All rights reserved. The compilation and arrangement of all content, data and other information found within the Orthopaedic Learning Technology is also the sole and exclusive property of Orthopaedic Learning and its licensors and is protected by U.S. and international intellectual property laws. The "look and feel" of the Orthopaedic Learning Technology, meaning, the structure, sequence and layout of the audiovisual components of such technology as perceived by you, including, but not limited to, the color combinations, button shapes, and all other graphical and navigational elements, are also proprietary to Orthopaedic Learning and its licensors and are fully protected under U.S. and international intellectual property laws.
Use of the Orthopaedic Learning Technology
Subject to the terms and conditions set forth herein and any third party restrictions, Orthopaedic Learning grants you a non-transferable, non-exclusive and non-sublicenseable limited right and license to view, use and access the Orthopaedic Learning Technology to (a) incidentally view, print and download the images, text, graphics, photographs, audio, video and other content available within the Orthopaedic Learning Technology solely for your general informational purposes and for your immediate, private, personal and non-commercial use, and (b) make purchases of goods and services through links found on this Website or through the Orthopaedic Learning Technology; provided you retain all Orthopaedic Learning copyright and proprietary notices contained in the original materials or any copies thereof.
All rights not expressly stated herein are reserved by Orthopaedic Learning and Orthopaedic Learning disclaims any and all implied licenses. Without limiting the foregoing, you agree not to: (i) reverse engineer, decompile, reverse compile, translate, adapt, or disassemble or otherwise access the Orthopaedic Learning Technology, or any part thereof; (ii) copy, distribute, display, transmit or reproduce the Orthopaedic Learning Technology, or any part thereof, in any form, including, but not limited to, fonts, icons, link buttons, wallpaper, and unlicensed merchandise; (iii) publish, display, disclose, sell, rent, lease, modify, store, loan, distribute, publicly display or perform, co-brand, frame, permit third parties to link to, or create compilations or derivative works of the Orthopaedic Learning Technology, or any part thereof, including, but not limited to, using any part of the Orthopaedic Learning Technology to create fonts, icons, links, buttons, wallpaper and unlicensed merchandise; (iv) assign, sublicense, convey, transfer, pledge as security or otherwise encumber the rights and licenses granted hereunder; (v) use the Orthopaedic Learning Technology in any fashion that may infringe any patent, copyright, trademark, trade secret or any other intellectual property or proprietary right of Orthopaedic Learning, its third party suppliers or any other third party; (vi) upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available any material that is unlawful, harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, tortuous, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, libelous, invasive of another's privacy, hateful, or racially, ethnically or otherwise objectionable; (vii) use Orthopaedic Learning Technology to harm minors in any way; (viii) impersonate any person or entity, or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with a person or entity using Orthopaedic Learning Technology; (ix) forge headers or otherwise manipulate identifiers in order to disguise the origin of any content transmitted through the Orthopaedic Learning Technology; (x) upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available any materials that you do not have a right to make available under any law or under contractual or fiduciary relationships (such as inside information, proprietary and confidential information learned or disclosed as part of employment relationships or under nondisclosure agreements); (xi) upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available any unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, promotional materials, "junk mail," "spam," "chain letters," "pyramid schemes," or any other form of solicitation; (xii) upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available 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 hardware or telecommunications equipment; (xiii) interfere with or disrupt the Orthopaedic Learning Technology or servers or networks connected to the Orthopaedic Learning Technology, or disobey any requirements, procedures, policies or regulations of networks connected to the Orthopaedic Learning Technology (including, but not limited, to this Website); and (xiv) "stalk" or otherwise harass another; or collect or store personal data about other users.
You agree not to access the Orthopaedic Learning Technology by any means other than through the interface that is provided to you by Orthopaedic Learning for use in accessing the Orthopaedic Learning Technology.
By posting of information or other materials on this Website or within the Orthopaedic Learning Technology or by making such information available for downloading by you, Orthopaedic Learning does not waive any proprietary right in and to the Orthopaedic Learning Technology (including, but not limited to, copyright, service mark, trademark, patent, trade secret or other intellectual property or proprietary right) and does not transfer any rights to you in the Orthopaedic Learning Technology except for the limited license expressly granted herein.
By making a Submission, you waive the right to make any claim against Orthopaedic Learning or any of its respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, employees, agents, directors, officers, and shareholders related to the Submission, including, but not limited to, unfair competition, invasion of privacy, negligence, breach of implied contract or breach of confidentiality, and you further waive all moral rights you may have in any materials uploaded or sent to us by you.
You represent and warrant that your Submissions: (a) shall be true, accurate, current, complete and not misleading, (b) shall not violate the rights of any third party, including, but not limited to, intellectual property and proprietary rights, (c) shall not be fraudulent or involve counterfeit or stolen information or items, (d) shall not violate any law, statute, ordinance or regulation, and (e) shall not create any liability for Orthopaedic Learning. You also agree to maintain and promptly update your Submissions by means of the Orthopaedic Learning Technology in order to keep that information true, accurate, current and complete.
Orthopaedic Learning does not and cannot review all Submissions posted to or created by users accessing the Orthopaedic Learning Technology (including, but not limited to, this Website), and is not in any manner responsible for the content of these communications or the activities of these users. You acknowledge that by providing you with the ability to view and distribute user-generated content through the Orthopaedic Learning Technology (including, but not limited to, this Website), Orthopaedic Learning is merely acting as a passive conduit for the distribution of such information and is not undertaking any obligation or liability relating to the content or the users' activities. Even though Orthopaedic Learning may monitor and review transmissions, we assume no responsibility or liability which may arise from the content thereof, including, but not limited to, claims for defamation, libel, slander, infringement, invasion of privacy, obscenity, profanity or misrepresentation. Notwithstanding the foregoing, Orthopaedic Learning reserves the right to block or remove communications, postings, or materials that it determines to be (a) abusive, defamatory, or obscene, (b) fraudulent, deceptive, or misleading; (c) in violation of a copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret or other intellectual property rights of another or (d) offensive or otherwise unacceptable to Orthopaedic Learning as determined in its sole discretion.
Electronic Delivery Policy and Your Consent
By using the Orthopaedic Learning Technology, you consent to electronically receive from Orthopaedic Learning all communications including notices, agreements, legally required disclosures or other information in connection with the Orthopaedic Learning Technology (collectively, "Notices"). Orthopaedic Learning shall provide such electronic Notices by posting them on this Website. If you desire to withdraw your consent to receive Notices electronically, you must discontinue your use of the Website and the Orthopaedic Learning Technology.
Any and all trademarks displayed within the Orthopaedic Learning Technology are owned by Orthopaedic Learning, its licensors or its affiliates. Nothing in this Agreement should be construed as transferring any aspects of such rights to you or to any third party.
At all times during the term hereof and at all times thereafter, you shall keep confidential and not disclose, directly or indirectly, and shall not use for the benefit of yourself, or any other individual or entity, any Confidential Information of Orthopaedic Learning. "Confidential Information" means any Submissions, trade secrets, or confidential or proprietary information whether in written, digital, oral or other form that is unique, confidential or proprietary to Orthopaedic Learning or its licensors, including, but not limited to, all parts of the Orthopaedic Learning Technology and any other materials or information related to the business or activities of Orthopaedic Learning that are not generally known to others engaged in similar businesses or activities.
You access and use the Orthopaedic Learning Technology at your sole risk. The Orthopaedic Learning Technology is provided to you on an "as is" and "as available" basis. To the fullest extent permissible pursuant to applicable law, Orthopaedic Learning disclaims all warranties (whether express, statutory or implied) of any kind, including, but not limited to, implied warranties of title, merchantability, data accuracy, timeliness, performance, completeness, suitability, system integration, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement and any other warranty arising under the uniform commercial code, usage of trade, course of conduct or otherwise.
Without limiting the foregoing, Orthopaedic Learning does not represent or warrant that (a) the Orthopaedic Learning Technology will be uninterrupted, timely, secure or error-free, (b) the defects in the Orthopaedic Learning Technology will be corrected, (c) the Orthopaedic Learning Technology or the servers that operate the Orthopaedic Learning Technology are free of viruses or other harmful components, (d) the data, results and information within the Orthopaedic Learning Technology will be correct, accurate, adequate, useful, reliable or otherwise; (e) the Orthopaedic Learning Technology will meet your needs, requirements or expectations, and (f) you will pass any examination or ensure the correctness of your practice of orthopaedic surgery or any other discipline.
Orthopaedic Learning may make changes to the content within the Orthopaedic Learning Technology or to the products or services described in it, at any time without notice to you. Further, Orthopaedic Learning assumes no liability or responsibility for any errors or omissions in the content within the Orthopaedic Learning Technology. The materials in the Orthopaedic Learning Technology may be out of date or inaccurate, and Orthopaedic Learning specifically disclaims any duty to update such content.
Any material downloaded or otherwise obtained by you through the use of the Orthopaedic Learning Technology is done at your sole discretion and risk. You will be solely responsible for any damage to your computer system or loss of data that results from the downloading of any such material including, but not limited to, damage caused by viruses.
You acknowledge and agree that Orthopaedic Learning shall not be responsible or liable for (i) any unauthorized access to or alteration of your Submissions; (ii) any Submission sent or received or not sent or received and (iii) any Submission stored on storage devices owned, operated or controlled by Orthopaedic Learning. You acknowledge and agree that Orthopaedic Learning shall not be responsible or liable for any Submissions or conduct of any third party, including, but not limited to, content sent using and/or included within the Orthopaedic Learning Technology provided by any other user of this Website or any third party licensors or suppliers of Orthopaedic Learning.
Some states do not permit limitations or exclusions on warranties, so the above limitations may not apply to you. If any of the exclusions set forth in this Section is determined by a court of competent jurisdiction to be unenforceable, then all such express, implied and statutory warranties shall be limited in duration for a period of thirty (30) days after the date on which you first access the Orthopaedic Learning Technology, and no warranties shall apply after such period.
Harassment in any manner or form on this Orthopaedic Learning Website or through the use of the Orthopaedic Learning Technology, including via email, web blog ("blog"), comments, submissions, chat, or by use of obscene or abusive language, is strictly forbidden. Impersonation of others, including an Orthopaedic Learning employee or representative, as well as other members or visitors on this Orthopaedic Learning Website or through use of the Orthopaedic Learning Technology is prohibited. You may not upload to, distribute, send or otherwise publish through this Orthopaedic Learning Website or within the Orthopaedic Learning Technology any content which is libelous, defamatory, obscene, disruptive, harassing, threatening, offensive, invasive of privacy or publicity rights, abusive, illegal, or otherwise objectionable; which may constitute or encourage a criminal offense, violate the rights of any party; or which may otherwise give rise to civil liability, violate any law or infringe on a third party's intellectual property right (including, but not limited to, spam, offensive sexual, racial or gender related material, or material that violates Orthopaedic Learning's then current policies). You may not upload commercial content on this Orthopaedic Learning Website or within the Orthopaedic Learning Technology or use the same to solicit others to join or become members of any other commercial online service or other organization.
You agree not to: (a) post, disseminate or transmit any worm, viruses or other harmful, disruptive or destructive files, code or programs via or through the Orthopaedic Learning Technology; (b) use Internet Relay Chat (IRC) bots via this Orthopaedic Learning Website (i.e., programs that utilize excessive resources by connecting to an IRC network and running 24 hours per day); (c) hinder the ability of others to use IRC; (d) disrupt the Orthopaedic Learning Technology or the normal flow on this Orthopaedic Learning Website of dialogue or otherwise act in a manner that negatively affects other users' ability to engage in real time exchanges; (e) run any program on this Orthopaedic Learning Website or through the Orthopaedic Learning Technology that makes a service or resource available to others, including, but not limited to, port redirectors, proxy servers, chat servers or simulated multi-user environments; (f) interfere with, disrupt, or harm in any way the Orthopaedic Learning Technology or the servers or networks used in connection with it; (g) run programs or specifically configure machines in such a way as to keep a dialup connection active when not in use or otherwise bypass automatic disconnection for inactivity, unless a dedicated access account is provided; (h) use the Orthopaedic Learning Technology in violation of the rules of any other website providers, websites, chat rooms or the like; (i) use the Orthopaedic Learning Technology to access the accounts of others without permission; (j) attempt to penetrate security measures of Orthopaedic Learning or another entity, or obtain or bypass others' passwords; or (xi) engage in denial of service attacks (i.e., actions designed to impair network access by flooding a site or the Internet with useless traffic).
Limitation of Liability
NEITHER ORTHOPAEDIC LEARNING, ITS SUPPLIERS, OTHER THIRD PARTIES MENTIONED WITHIN THE ORTHOPAEDIC LEARNING TECHNOLOGY, NOR ANY PARTY INVOLVED IN CREATING, PRODUCING OR DELIVERING THE ORTHOPAEDIC LEARNING TECHNOLOGY AND SERVICES WILL BE LIABLE FOR ANY INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, DIRECT, INDIRECT, PUNITIVE DAMAGES, OR ANY OTHER LOSSES, COSTS, OR EXPENSES OF ANY KIND WHICH MAY ARISE, DIRECTLY, OR INDIRECTLY, FROM YOUR USE OF, ACCESS TO, OR INABILITY TO USE AND ACCESS THE ORTHOPAEDIC LEARNING TECHNOLOGY OR FROM YOUR PURCHASE OF PRODUCTS AND/OR SERVICES PURCHASED THROUGH THIS WEBSITE, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, DAMAGES OR INJURY FROM OR RELATING TO: THE DOWNLOADING OF ANY MATERIAL CONTAINED WITHIN THE ORTHOPAEDIC LEARNING TECHNOLOGY; THE LINKING TO OTHER WEBSITES FROM THE ORTHOPAEDIC LEARNING TECHNOLOGY; THE SERVICES, PRODUCTS OR INFORMATION OFFERED ON, MADE AVAILABLE THROUGH THIS WEBSITE; COMPUTER VIRUS OR SYSTEM FAILURE; AND/OR THE UNAVAILABILITY OF ANY SERVICES OR PRODUCTS MENTIONED WITHIN THE ORTHOPAEDIC LEARNING TECHNOLOGY WHETHER OR NOT ORTHOPAEDIC LEARNING HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. SUBJECT TO THE FOREGOING, IN NO EVENT SHALL ORTHOPAEDIC LEARNING'S AGGREGATE LIABILITY TO YOU FOR ANY AND ALL DAMAGES, LOSSES, AND CAUSES OF ACTIONS (WHETHER IN CONTRACT, STRICT LIABILITY, TORT OR OTHERWISE INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, NEGLIGENCE) EXCEED THE FEES PAID, IF ANY, BY YOU TO ORTHOPAEDIC LEARNING FOR ACCESS AND USE OF THE ORTHOPAEDIC LEARNING TECHNOLOGY OR THE PURCHASE PRICE OF ANY GOODS OR SERVICES PURCHASED THROUGH ORTHOPAEDIC LEARNING TECHNOLOGY, OR, IN ALL OTHER CASES, FIVE DOLLARS ($5.00).
SOME STATES DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU IN ALL CASES.
Access to Orthopaedic Learning Technology
You shall be responsible for obtaining access to the Orthopaedic Learning Technology and for all equipment necessary to access the Orthopaedic Learning Technology and you acknowledge that obtaining the foregoing may involve third-party fees (such as internet service provider or airtime charges). You are responsible for all charges associated with connecting you to the Orthopaedic Learning Technology, including, without limitation, all telephone, equipment, airtime and internet service provider charges.
Passwords and Your Obligations
You may be asked to register as a member on certain pages or services within the Orthopaedic Learning Technology and to select a unique username and password in order to be able to access your account and use any of the Orthopaedic Learning Technology. As a registered member, you are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality and security of your username and password and shall be responsible for all uses of your username and password, including, but not limited to, any purchases facilitated through the use thereof, whether or not in fact authorized by you. You agree to immediately notify Orthopaedic Learning in writing of any breach of security, including, without limitation, unauthorized use of your username or password. You also understand that exiting immediately from your account (i.e., "logging off") at the end of each session will enhance your account security and that failure to do so may permit other persons having access to your computer to use, or modify, your account. If you permit any person to use your username and password, you shall be liable for all activity and transactions made by that person including transactions for which you may not have authorized.
Please notify us immediately of any unauthorized use of your user name and password via email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
The Orthopaedic Learning Technology resides on the public internet. Orthopaedic Learning uses commercially reasonable measures to protect the confidentiality and security of any communications transmitted to Orthopaedic Learning and any information stored on servers controlled by Orthopaedic Learning. Notwithstanding these efforts, Orthopaedic Learning cannot guarantee the confidentiality and security of such electronic communications and storage devices used to store such information (including, personally identifiable information) and disclaims all liability arising therefrom.
Without limiting the foregoing, you shall not (a) violate or attempt to violate the security of the Orthopaedic Learning Technology; (b) access data or materials not intended for you; (c) log into a server or account which you are not authorized to access; (d) attempt to probe, scan or test the vulnerability of a system or network or to breach security or authentication measures; or (e) attempt to interfere with service to any user, host or network, including, without limitation, by means of submitting a virus to the Orthopaedic Learning Technology, overloading, "flooding," "mailbombing" or "crashing" the Orthopaedic Learning Technology. Violations of system or network security may result in civil or criminal liability. Orthopaedic Learning reserves the right to investigate occurrences that may involve such violations and may involve and cooperate with, law enforcement authorities in prosecuting users who have participated in such violations.
You agree to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless Orthopaedic Learning, its affiliates, agents, vendors, distributors, licensors and suppliers and their officers, directors, and employees from and against all losses, expenses, damages and costs, including reasonable attorneys' fees, resulting from (a) any violation of the terms and conditions of this Agreement, (b) any activity related to your account (including negligent or wrongful conduct) by you or any other person accessing your account, (c) your use of (or inability to use) the Orthopaedic Learning Technology; and (d) any use of your Submission by Orthopaedic Learning or any other party, including, but not limited to, any third party claim of infringement of an intellectual property or proprietary right or invasion of privacy or publicity.
The blog entries, quotations and other editorial content on this Orthopaedic Learning Website are provided "as is" with no warranties and confers no rights. The blog entries are solely the opinion of the author and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of Orthopaedic Learning, its parent company and/or their indirect and direct parent companies and affiliates.
You agree that Orthopaedic Learning, at its sole discretion, may terminate or suspend your access to and use of the Orthopaedic Learning Technology (or any part thereof) at any time and for no or any reason whatsoever, including, without limitation, for lack of use by you or if Orthopaedic Learning believes that you have violated or acted inconsistently with the terms and conditions of this Agreement. Orthopaedic Learning reserves the right at any time to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently your access to and use of the Orthopaedic Learning Technology (or any part thereof) without notice. You agree that Orthopaedic Learning shall not be liable to you or to any third party for any modification, suspension or discontinuance of your use of or access to the Orthopaedic Learning Technology. Your obligations under this Agreement shall continue even after Orthopaedic Learning has terminated and/or cancelled this Agreement or your access to the Orthopaedic Learning Technology.
Products and services sold from this Website may not be resold by you as new or distributed to or through dealers. Notwithstanding anything to the contrary herein, Orthopaedic Learning reserves the right to adjust your order to ensure compliance with the terms and conditions of this Agreement, and/or refuse to complete your order for goods and services.
Product Display/Colors & Specifications
The Orthopaedic Learning Technology (including, but not limited to, this Orthopaedic Learning Website) attempts to display product images shown through it as accurately as possible. However, Orthopaedic Learning cannot guarantee that the image or color you see displayed on your monitor represents the actual product or conforms to the specifications of the product you have selected.
Features, pricing and specifications of products and/or services described or depicted through the Orthopaedic Learning Technology (including, but not limited to, this Orthopaedic Learning Website) are subject to change at any time without notice. Weights and measures are approximate.
Pricing, Special Offers and Promotions
All prices shown through the Orthopaedic Learning Technology (including, but not limited to, this Orthopaedic Learning Website) are applicable solely for purchase by users directly through this Orthopaedic Learning Website. Prices are subject to change without notice. Prices within the Orthopaedic Learning Technology (including, but not limited to, prices on this Orthopaedic Learning Website) may not be the same as prices available through sales representatives, telephone orders, or promotional offers. Orthopaedic Learning does not have a price match guarantee.
Special product, pricing or service offerings and promotions may be displayed from time to time through the Orthopaedic Learning Technology (including, but not limited to, on this Orthopaedic Learning Website) and are considered discontinued and no longer valid once they are removed from the Orthopaedic Learning Technology (including, but not limited to, this Orthopaedic Learning Website). In addition, all such offerings and promotions displayed through the Orthopaedic Learning Technology (including, but not limited to, on this Orthopaedic Learning Website) are subject to change or cancellation at any time without notice. Programs/promotions available through sales representatives or telephone orders may not be available through the Orthopaedic Learning Technology (including, but not limited to, this Orthopaedic Learning Website) and vice versa.
Should you place an order for a product or service and it goes on sale on this Orthopaedic Learning Website for a lower price immediately thereafter, you may contact us for a credit of the difference between the current price and the price you paid. However, you must contact us within seven (7) days of the date on which the price change first appears on this Orthopaedic Learning Website - later requests will not be honored.
Other product and service limitations and disclaimers may apply.
The price for a product or service on the Orthopaedic Learning Website may differ from the price shown in your shopping cart at the time of your purchase at the Orthopaedic Learning Website -- it is possible that such price may increase or decrease between the time the item is placed in a shopping cart and the time that the purchase is actually made. On rare occasions, an item may be priced incorrectly on the Orthopaedic Learning Website. If the price for the item on the Orthopaedic Learning Website is incorrect, then, at the sole discretion of Orthopaedic Learning, Orthopaedic Learning may either (a) refuse or cancel your order whether or not the order has been confirmed and your credit card has been charged; (b) contact you for instructions before charging you for such product or service; (c) cancel the order for such service and notify you of such cancellation; or (d) sell the product or service at the incorrect price to your benefit. If your credit card has already been charged for the purchase and your order is cancelled or refused, Orthopaedic Learning shall issue a credit to your credit card account in the amount of the incorrect price that was charged.
Applicability of Content
This Website is operated in the State of Maryland, United States of America, and Orthopaedic Learning makes no representation that the content provided through the Orthopaedic Learning Technology are applicable or appropriate for use in jurisdictions other than the United State of America. If you access our Orthopaedic Learning Technology (including, but not limited to, this Website) from outside of the United States, please be aware you are responsible for compliance with any applicable laws. To the extent any applicable local laws prohibit your viewing and use of the Orthopaedic Learning Technology, you may not view or use the Orthopaedic Learning Technology.
Product & Service Availability
The Orthopaedic Learning Technology (including, but not limited to, this Orthopaedic Learning Website) refers to products and services available for purchase at this Website by buyers with a shipping address located within the United States of America. Subject to the terms and conditions of this Agreement, Orthopaedic Learning will sell products, and provide services, to you if the product or service is currently available and/or the product is in Orthopaedic Learning's inventory or the service is a service made commercially available by Orthopaedic Learning. Orthopaedic Learning cannot guarantee the availability of a product or service at all times.
Sales Tax Policy
Sales tax may be added to each order, subject to federal, state, and local tax laws. We will do our best to accurately calculate sales tax, but errors may occur due to the large number of tax districts or for other reasons. If we do not collect sales tax for your order, you may still be responsible for paying sales and/or use tax for the purchase if required by federal, state or local tax rules and laws.
Your receipt of an electronic or other form of order confirmation does not signify our acceptance of your order, nor does it constitute confirmation of our offer to sell. We reserve the right at any time after receipt of your order to accept or decline your order for no or any reason whatsoever. You will not be charged if we reject an order, but we will process a refund if a charge has been made against you in error.
Validating Your Order
After you place an order through our payment vendor, such as PayPal, Orthopaedic Learning may check the information you gave the vendor or us for validity. The Vendor or us may require additional verifications or information before accepting any order.
Our Vendor and Orthopaedic Learning reserve the right to reject any order you place, and/or to limit quantities on any order, for any or no reason whatsoever. If your order is rejected, our vendor or us will generally attempt to notify you by using the contact information you gave to the vendor or us with your order.
Paying for Your Order
You may pay for your order by PayPal. The accepted methods of payment may change at Orthopaedic Learning's sole discretion.
This Agreement shall be governed and construed in all respects by the laws of the State of Maryland, without regard to principles of conflict of laws and without application of the Uniform Computer Information Transaction Act and the United Nations Convention of Controls for International Sale of Goods. You agree that regardless of any statute or law to the contrary, any claim or cause of action arising out of or related to use of Orthopaedic Learning Technology, and purchases of products and/or services through the Orthopaedic Learning Technology must be filed within one (1) year after such claim or cause of action arose or be forever barred, and you expressly waive any other statute of limitation which otherwise may apply. You agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of the State of Maryland or the United States District Court for the State of Maryland for resolution of any dispute, action or proceeding arising in connection with this Agreement or your use or non-use of this Website. You hereby irrevocably waive any right you may have to trial by jury in any such dispute, action or proceeding.
Orthopaedic Learning Intellectual Property Notice
Pursuant to the Digital Millennium Copyright Act, Orthopaedic Learning has designated the person listed below as its agent to receive notifications of alleged copyright or other intellectual property infringement on this Website. Orthopaedic Learning respects the intellectual property of others, and asks our users to do the same. If you believe that your work has been copied in a way that constitutes infringement, or your intellectual property rights have been otherwise violated, please provide Orthopaedic Learning's Copyright Agent the following information (the "Copyright Notice"): (a) an electronic or physical signature of the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright or other intellectual property interest; (b) a description of the copyrighted work or other intellectual property that you claim has been infringed; (c) a description of where the material that you claim has been infringed is located in the Orthopaedic Learning Technology; (d) your address, telephone number and email address; (e) a statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent or the law; and (f) a statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the information in your Copyright Notice is accurate and that you are the copyright or intellectual property owner or authorized to act on the copyright or intellectual property owner's behalf.
Orthopaedic Learning's Agent for transmitting the Copyright Notice for claims of copyright or other intellectual property infringement can be contacted at:
Orthopaedic Learning, LLC
4668 Willow Grove
Ellicott City, MD 21042
Order of Preference
This Agreement governs your use and access to the Orthopaedic Learning Technology. This Agreement does not modify, alter or amend any other specific agreement you have entered or will enter into with Orthopaedic Learning. To the extent that any provision of this Agreement, or any supplemental agreement offered as any part of any registration for additional services on this Website or within the Orthopaedic Learning Technology, conflicts with any provision of your other agreements with Orthopaedic Learning, the terms and conditions of such other agreement shall, take precedence over the conflicting term(s) and conditions of this Agreement.
Links to Other Web Sites
Orthopaedic Learning retains the right, in its sole and absolute discretion, to terminate any accounts involved with botnets and related activities. If any hostnames are used as command and control points for botnets, Orthopaedic Learning reserves the right to direct the involved hostnames to a honeypot, loopback address, logging facility, or any other destination at our discretion.
Deep Links; Spidering
You shall not "deep-link" to this Orthopaedic Learning Website, meaning that you will not create, post, display, publish or distribute any link to any page other than the front (home) page of the Orthopaedic Learning Website, for any purpose, unless specifically authorized in writing by Orthopaedic Learning. The use of any tools, programs, robotic algorithms or products to automatically download or "spider" the Orthopaedic Learning Website or any of the pages of the Orthopaedic Learning Website is expressly prohibited and infringes on Orthopaedic Learning's intellectual property rights.
Revisions and Consents
Orthopaedic Learning reserves the right to revise the terms and conditions of this Agreement at any time and for no or any reason whatsoever. Orthopaedic Learning also reserves the right to make changes at any time, without notice or obligation, to any of the information, products or services contained on or offered through the Orthopaedic Learning Technology (including, but not limited to, on this Website). Such updates, revisions, supplements, modifications and additional rules, policies, terms and conditions shall be effective immediately and incorporated in this Agreement upon notice thereof, which may be given by any reasonable means, including, but not limited to, posting such changes on this Website or via electronic notice as described above. By continuing to enter this Website and/or using the Orthopaedic Learning Technology, you acknowledge and agree that you shall be bound by any such revisions. Accordingly, you should periodically review the terms and conditions of this Agreement.
This Agreement constitutes the entire agreement between you and Orthopaedic Learning with respect to the subject matter addressed herein, and governs your access to and use of the Orthopaedic Learning Technology, superseding any prior agreements between you and Orthopaedic Learning relating to such subject matter, but this Agreement may be supplemented by any other agreement you enter into with Orthopaedic Learning pursuant to your enrollment and/or participation in other features of the Orthopaedic Learning Technology.
Except for the failure to pay any fees and/or disputes concerning a breach of the scope of the license granted herein, any other dispute arising out of, relating to or in any way connected with this Agreement, on written request of either party served on the other, shall be submitted to final and binding arbitration before a single arbitrator. If the parties are unable to agree on an arbitrator within thirty (30) days after a party has served notice of a request to arbitrate, then an arbitrator shall be selected by the American Arbitration Association pursuant to its then-current rules, within fifteen (15) days after the parties are unable to agree on the arbitrator. Arbitration shall take place in the City of Baltimore in accordance with the Rules and Regulations of the American Arbitration Association (Commercial Division).
If any part of this Agreement is unlawful, void, or unenforceable, that part will be deemed severable and will not affect the validity and enforceability of the remaining provisions of this Agreement. You agree that if any part of the terms and conditions of this Agreement are found to be unenforceable, then the remainder of the terms and conditions of this Agreement will remain in full force and effect.
Orthopaedic Learning's failure to insist upon or enforce strict performance of any provision of the terms and conditions of this Agreement shall not be construed as a waiver of any other provision, term or right set forth herein. Neither the course of conduct between the parties nor trade practice shall act to modify any of the terms and conditions of this Agreement. Orthopaedic Learning may assign its rights and duties under this Agreement to any party at any time without notice to you. You may not assign this Agreement or the rights granted herein to any party without the prior written consent of Orthopaedic Learning. The section headings used in this Agreement are for convenience only and have no legal or contractual effect.
Print this Agreement
For record keeping purposes, Orthopaedic Learning encourages you to print this Agreement and the ancillary documents described herein.
You agree that this Agreement, combined with your act of using the Website and/or the services offered on or through the Website have the same legal force and effect as a written contract with your written signature and satisfy any laws that require a writing or signature, including any applicable Statute of Frauds. You further agree that you shall not challenge the validity, enforceability or admissibility of this Agreement on the grounds that it was electronically transmitted or authorized. In addition, you acknowledge that you have had the opportunity to print this Agreement.
Created: March 31, 2009