Site and any products or services offered though the Site.
UEMSA is a registered student organization at the University of South Florida (“USF”). UEMSA and its Other Names are property of UEMSA and registered with various departments, organizations, and services at USF.
All graphics, photographs, Logos, video, artwork, livery, computer code, or other media (collectively, "Content") are owned, controlled, or licensed by UEMSA or used under Creative Commons licenses.
3. Your use of the Site
You agree that you will not take any action that imposes an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on the infrastructure of the Site or any systems or networks connected to the Site or to UEMSA.
You agree not to use any device, software, or routine to interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of the Site or any transaction being conducted on the Site, or with any other person’s use of the Site.
You may not attempt to gain unauthorized access to any portion or feature of the Site, or any other systems or networks connected to the Site, or to any of the services offered on or through the Site, by hacking, password "mining", or any other illegitimate means.
You may not use any "deep-link", "page-scrape", "robot", "spider", or other automatic device, program, algorithm, or methodology, or any similar or equivalent manual process, to access, acquire, copy, or monitor any portion of the Site or any Content, or in any way reproduce or circumvent the navigational structure or presentation of the Site or any Content, to obtain or attempt to obtain any materials, documents, or information through any means not purposely made available through the Site. UEMSA reserves the right to bar any such activity.
You may not probe, scan, or test the vulnerability of the Site or any network connected to the Site, nor breach the security or authentication measures on the Site or any network connected to the Site. You may not reverse look-up, trace, or seek to trace any information on any other user of or visitor to the Site, or any other customer of UEMSA, including any UEMSA Account (as defined in Section 6) not owned by you, to its source, or exploit the Site or any service or information made available or offered by or through the Site, in any way where the purpose is to reveal any information, including but not limited to personal identification or information, other than your own information, as provided for by the Site.
You may not forge headers or otherwise manipulate identifiers in order to disguise the origin of any message or transmittal you send to UEMSA on or through the Site or any service offered on or through the Site. You may not pretend that you are, or that you represent, someone else, or impersonate any other individual or entity.
Neither the Names, Logos, or likeness of UEMSA may be used to endorse or promote products or services without specific prior written permission from UEMSA.
By using the Site, you acknowledge and agree that internet transmissions are never completely private or secure. You understand that any message or information you send to the Site may be read or intercepted by others, even if there is a special notice that a particular transmission is encrypted.
Under Florida law, email addresses are public records. If you do not want your email address released in response to a public-records request, do not send electronic mail to UEMSA and its affiliates. Instead, make contact in writing.
5. Third Party Services and Links to Other Websites
UEMSA may offer products and services though or offered by other web sites, companies, or individuals (collectively, “Third Party Services”) that may directly or indirectly interact with the Site.
This Site may contain links to other independent third party web sites ("Linked Sites"). These Linked Sites are provided solely as a convenience to users of this Site. Such Linked Sites are not under UEMSA’s control, and UEMSA is not responsible for and does not endorse the content of the web site.
If you decide to interact with Third Party Services and Linked Sites, your interaction is subject to that service’s or site’s own terms, conditions, and policies. You are responsible for reviewing and understanding the terms and conditions for those services and sites. UEMSA makes no representations or warranties, express or implied, with respect to such third party products or services, and expressly disclaims any warranty or condition of merchantability, non-infringement, or fitness for a particular purpose. Further, you agree to resolve any disagreement between you and a third party, regarding the terms and conditions of any Third Party Services or Linked Site, with that third party directly in accordance with the terms and conditions of that relationship, and not UEMSA.
UEMSA does not receive monetary or other forms of compensation for the use of Third Party Services or Linked Sites.
6. Accounts, Passwords, and Security
The Site may require you to create an account (“Account”) to access certain features or services. During registration of your Account, UEMSA may ask for your Personal Information. It is your responsibility to provide accurate and complete information, and to keep that information current.
You are entirely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of the information you hold for your Account, including your username and password “(Account Information”), and for any and all activity that occurs under your Account. You agree to notify UEMSA immediately of any unauthorized use of your Account Information, or any other breach of security. You may be held liable for losses incurred by UEMSA or any other user of or visitor to the Site due to someone else using your username, password, or Account as a result of your failing to keep your Account Information secure and confidential. You may not use anyone else’s username, password, or Account at any time without the express permission and consent of the holder of that Account Information. UEMSA cannot and will not be liable for any loss or damage arising from your failure to comply with these obligations.
Under no circumstances will UEMSA be responsible for any damage, loss, or injury resulting from hacking, tampering, or other unauthorized access or use of your Account, or the information contained therein. UEMSA reserves the right to change the Account type, suspend, or terminate the Account of anyone who misuses their account, provides inaccurate, untrue, or incomplete information, or who fails to comply with the Account registration requirements.
Should you wish to deactivate your Account, please contact the webmaster at firstname.lastname@example.org to submit your deactivation request. Your Account will be deactivated within fourteen (14) days after receiving your request. The Personal Information provided to UEMSA when registering for the Account and the account activity may be retained by UEMSA indefinitely. UEMSA cannot reactive an Account or change Personal Information after a deactivation request is processed.
7. Purchasing, Registration, and Application Special Terms and Conditions
UEMSA’s obligations, if any, with regard to its products and services are governed solely by the agreements pursuant to which they are provided, and nothing on this Site should be construed to alter such agreements. UEMSA may make changes to any products or services offered on the Site, or to the applicable prices for any such products or services, at any time, without notice. The materials on the Site with respect to products and services may be out of date, and UEMSA makes no commitment to update the materials on the Site with respect to such products and services.
8. Medical Advice
The Contents of and any other information on the Site are for informational purposes only. The Content or other information is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified healthcare provider with any questions you may have regarding a medical condition. Never disregard professional medical advice or delay seeking advice or treatment because of something you have read on the Site. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your doctor or 911 (or equivalent emergency service) immediately.
UEMSA does not recommend or endorse any specific tests, physicians, products, procedures, opinions, or other information that may be mentioned on the Site. Reliance on any medical related information provided by UEMSA, its officers, predecessors, successors in interest, employees, affiliates (not including USF), others appearing on the Site at the invitation of UEMSA, or other visitors to the Site is solely at your own risk.
UEMSA does not promise that the Site, any Content, or feature of the site will be error-free or uninterrupted, or that any defects will be corrected, or that your use of the Site will provide specific results. The Site and its Content are delivered on an "as-is" and "as-available" basis. All information provided on the Site is subject to change without notice.
UEMSA cannot ensure that any files or other data you download from the Site will be free of viruses, contamination, and/or destructive features.
UEMSA disclaims all warranties, express or implied, including any warranties of accuracy, non-infringement, merchantability, and fitness for a particular purpose. UEMSA disclaims any and all liability for the acts, omissions, and conduct of any third parties in connection with or related to your use of the site and/or any UEMSA products or services.
You assume total responsibility for your use of the Site, Third Party Services, and any Linked Sites. Your sole remedy against UEMSA for dissatisfaction with the Site or any Content is to stop using the Site or any such Content. This limitation of relief is a part of the bargain between the parties.
The above disclaimers apply to any damages, liability, or injuries caused by any failure of performance, error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, computer virus, communication line failure, theft or destruction of or unauthorized access to, alteration of, or use, whether for breach of contract, tort, negligence or any other cause of action.
UEMSA reserves the right to do any of the following, at any time, without notice: (a) modify, suspend, interrupt, or terminate operation of or access to the Site, or any portion of the Site, for any reason; (b) to modify or change (i) the Site, (ii) any portion of the Site, (iii) any information on the site, and (iv) any applicable policies or terms.
10. Limitation of Liability
Except where prohibited by law, in no event will UEMSA be liable for any direct, indirect, punitive, incidental, special, consequential, or exemplary damages, including without limitation damages for loss of profits, goodwill, use, data, or other intangible losses, that result from the use of, inability to use, or unavailability of the Site. In all cases, UEMSA will not be liable for any loss or damage that is not reasonably foreseeable.
Under no circumstances will UEMSA be responsible for any damage, loss, or injury resulting from hacking, tampering, or other unauthorized access or use of the Site.
This limitation of liability section applies whether the alleged liability is based on contract, tort, negligence, strict liability, or any other basis, even if UEMSA has been advised of the possibility of such damage. The foregoing limitation of liability will apply to the fullest extent permitted by law in the applicable jurisdiction.
11. Indemnity & Dispute Resolution
You agree to indemnify and hold UEMSA, its officers, predecessors, successors in interest, employees, and affiliates (including USF), harmless from any demands, loss, liability, claims, or expenses (including attorneys’ fees), made against UEMSA by any third party due to or arising out of or in connection with your use of the Site.
In the event of any Dispute between UEMSA and you arising out of or in connection with your use of the Site, the parties shall attempt, promptly and in good faith, to resolve any such Dispute. If any such Dispute is unable to be resolved within a reasonable time (not to exceed thirty (30) days), then either party may submit such Dispute to mediation. If the dispute cannot be resolved through mediation, then the parties shall be free to pursue any right or remedy available to them under applicable law.
You agree that all matters relating to your access to or use of the Site, including all Disputes, will be governed by the laws of the United States and by the laws of the State of Florida without regard to its conflicts of law provisions. You agree to the personal jurisdiction by and venue in the state and federal courts in Hillsborough County, Florida, and waive any objection to such jurisdiction or venue.
Any Dispute will be made on an individual basis; class arbitrations, class actions, representative actions, and consolidation with other Disputes are not permitted. You waive your right participate in a class action against UEMSA.
UEMSA may disclose any information it has about you (including your identity) if it determines that such disclosure is necessary in connection with any investigation or complaint regarding your use of the Site, or to identify, contact, or bring legal action against someone who may be causing injury to or interference with (either intentionally or unintentionally) UEMSA’s rights or property, or the rights or property of visitors to or users of the Site.
You agree that UEMSA may, in its sole discretion and without prior notice, terminate your access to the Site, for cause, which includes, but is not limited to: (a) requests by law enforcement or other government agencies, (b) a request by you (self-initiated account deletions), (c) discontinuance or material modification of the Site or any product or service offered on or through the Site, or (d) unexpected technical issues or problems.
14. Feedback and Information
Any feedback you provide to this site shall be deemed to be non-confidential. UEMSA shall be free to use such information on an unrestricted basis.
Please provide website feedback to UEMSAWEB@gmail.com
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University Emergency Medicine Student Association
4202 E. Fowler Avenue
Tampa, FL 33620, USA
Updated on January 17, 2020.