Legal/Terms of Use

Terms & Conditions

The Pediatric Physicians’ Organization at Children’s and its associates provide their services to you subject to the following conditions. If you visit this website, you accept these conditions. Please read them carefully.

ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATIONS

When you visit The Pediatric Physicians’ Organization at Children’s or send e-mails to us, you are communicating with us electronically. You consent to receive communications from us electronically. We will communicate with you by e-mail or by posting notices on this site. You agree that all agreements, notices, disclosures and other communications that we provide to you electronically satisfy any legal requirement that such communications be in writing.

COPYRIGHT

All content included on this site, such as text, graphics, logos, button icons, images, audio clips, digital downloads, data compilations, and software, is the property of The Pediatric Physicians’ Organization at Children’s or its content suppliers and protected by international copyright laws. The compilation of all content on this site is the exclusive property of The Pediatric Physicians’ Organization at Children’s (PPOC), with copyright authorship for this collection by The Pediatric Physicians’ Organization at Children’s (PPOC), and protected by international copyright laws.

LICENSE AND SITE ACCESS

The Pediatric Physicians’ Organization at Children’s grants you a limited license to access and make personal use of this site and not to download (other than page caching) or modify it, or any portion of it, except with express written consent of The Pediatric Physicians’ Organization at Children’s (PPOC). This license does not include any resale or commercial use of this site or its contents: any downloading or copying of account information for the benefit of another merchant: or any use of data mining, robots, or similar data gathering and extraction tools. This site or any portion of this site may not be reproduced, duplicated, copied, sold, resold, visited, or otherwise exploited for any commercial purpose without express written consent of The Pediatric Physicians’ Organization at Children’s (PPOC). You may not frame or utilize framing techniques to enclose any trademark, logo, or other proprietary information (including images, text, page layout, or form) of The Pediatric Physicians’ Organization at Children’s and our associates without express written consent. You may not use any meta tags or any other “hidden text” utilizing The Pediatric Physicians’ Organization at Children’s (PPOC)s name or trademarks without the express written consent of The Pediatric Physicians’ Organization at Children’s (PPOC). Any unauthorized use terminates the permission or license granted by The Pediatric Physicians’ Organization at Children’s (PPOC). You are granted a limited, revocable, and nonexclusive right to create a hyperlink to the home page of The Pediatric Physicians’ Organization at Children’s so long as the link does not portray The Pediatric Physicians’ Organization at Children’s (PPOC), its associates, or services in a false, misleading, derogatory, or otherwise offensive matter. You may not use any The Pediatric Physicians’ Organization at Children’s logo or other proprietary graphic or trademark as part of the link without express written permission.

YOUR MEMBERSHIP ACCOUNT

If you use this site, you are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account and password and for restricting access to your computer, and you agree to accept responsibility for all activities that occur under your account or password. If you are under 18, you may use our website only with involvement of a parent or guardian. The Pediatric Physicians’ Organization at Children’s and its associates reserve the right to refuse service, terminate accounts, remove or edit content, or cancel in their sole discretion.

REVIEWS, COMMENTS, EMAILS, AND OTHER CONTENT

Visitors may post reviews, comments, and other content: and submit suggestions, ideas, comments, questions, or other information, so long as the content is not illegal, obscene, threatening, defamatory, invasive of privacy, infringing of intellectual property rights, or otherwise injurious to third parties or objectionable and does not consist of or contain software viruses, political campaigning, commercial solicitation, chain letters, mass mailings, or any form of “spam.” You may not use a false e-mail address, impersonate any person or entity, or otherwise mislead as to the origin of a card or other content. The Pediatric Physicians’ Organization at Children’s reserves the right (but not the obligation) to remove or edit such content, but does not regularly review posted content. If you do post content or submit material, and unless we indicate otherwise, you grant The Pediatric Physicians’ Organization at Children’s and its associates a nonexclusive, royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, and fully sublicensable right to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, and display such content throughout the world in any media. You grant The Pediatric Physicians’ Organization at Children’s and its associates and sublicensees the right to use the name that you submit in connection with such content, if they choose. You represent and warrant that you own or otherwise control all of the rights to the content that you post: that the content is accurate: that use of the content you supply does not violate this policy and will not cause injury to any person or entity: and that you will indemnify The Pediatric Physicians’ Organization at Children’s or its associates for all claims resulting from content you supply. The Pediatric Physicians’ Organization at Children’s has the right but not the obligation to monitor and edit or remove any activity or content. The Pediatric Physicians’ Organization at Children’s takes no responsibility and assumes no liability for any content posted by you or any third party.

APPLICABLE LAW

By visiting The Pediatric Physicians’ Organization at Children’s (PPOC), you agree that the laws of the state of Massachusetts, USA, without regard to principles of conflict of laws, will govern these Conditions of Use and any dispute of any sort that might arise between you and The Pediatric Physicians’ Organization at Children’s or its associates.

DISPUTES

Any dispute relating in any way to your visit to The Pediatric Physicians’ Organization at Children’s or to products you purchase through The Pediatric Physicians’ Organization at Children’s shall be submitted to confidential arbitration in Massachusetts, USA, except that, to the extent you have in any manner violated or threatened to violate The Pediatric Physicians’ Organization at Children’s (PPOC)s intellectual property rights, The Pediatric Physicians’ Organization at Children’s may seek injunctive or other appropriate relief in any state or federal court in the state of Massachusetts, USA, and you consent to exclusive jurisdiction and venue in such courts. Arbitration under this agreement shall be conducted under the rules then prevailing of the American Arbitration Association. The arbitrators award shall be binding and may be entered as a judgment in any court of competent jurisdiction. To the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, no arbitration under this Agreement shall be joined to an arbitration involving any other party subject to this Agreement, whether through class arbitration proceedings or otherwise.

SITE POLICIES, MODIFICATION, AND SEVERABILITY

Please review our other policies posted on this site. These policies also govern your visit to The Pediatric Physicians’ Organization at Children’s (PPOC). We reserve the right to make changes to our site, policies, and these Conditions of Use at any time. If any of these conditions shall be deemed invalid, void, or for any reason unenforceable, that condition shall be deemed severable and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining condition.