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General Disclaimer

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Links to openabdomen.org Web Sites

Text Links

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openabdomen.org retains and reserves all rights to its domain names, personal names, invented and generated new terms and logos, copyrights and all other intellectual property. We reserve the right to withdraw permission for any link.

Linking Site Owners shall indemnify, defend and hold harmless openabdomen.org from and against all liability, demands, claims, suits, losses, damages, infringement of proprietary rights, causes of action, fines, or judgments (including costs, attorneys' and witnesses' fees, and expenses incident thereto), arising out of their failure to comply with the terms and conditions of this "Links to openabdomen.org Web Sites" section.

Links to Other Sites

While visiting openabdomen.org web sites, you may leave them and access certain non-openabdomen.org Web sites. openabdomen.org neither reviews nor controls the content and accuracy of these Web sites, and therefore will not be responsible for their content and accuracy. Your access to non-openabdomen.org Web sites is at your sole risk.

Other Web sites on the Internet may contain unedited, sexually explicit, violent, racist or other types of material, which may be offensive to you. Please access other Web sites at your own discretion.

Viruses, Worms, Use of Files

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Health Information

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Forward-Looking Statements

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Message Boards and Chat Rooms

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You agree to indemnify and hold openabdomen.org and its individuals harmless from any claim or demand, including reasonable attorneys' fees, made by a third party arising from any material you contribute to Message Boards or Discussion Boards you access via openabdomen.org web sites.

You understand that openabdomen.org has no obligation to monitor Message Boards or Discussion Boards. openabdomen.org reserves the right at all times to disclose any information regarding the Message Boards or Discussion Boards, or to remove any information or materials, in whole or in part, that in openabdomen.org's sole and absolute discretion are objectionable. You acknowledge that openabdomen.org reserves the right to monitor any and all information transmitted or received through openabdomen.org web sites which may be examined, recorded, copied, and used in accordance with our openabdomen.org Privacy Statement. Use of openabdomen.org web sites constitutes consent to such activity by openabdomen.org.

When using openabdomen.org web sites, please be certain that anything you disclose does not compromise your personal safety. Do not provide your name; phone number, social security number or any other personally identifying information to people you do not know. Do not continue any conversation online that makes you feel uncomfortable.

Limitation of Liability

You agree by accessing openabdomen.org web sites that under no circumstances or any theories of liability under international or civil, common or statutory law including but not limited to strict liability, negligence or other tort theories or contract, patent or copyright laws, will openabdomen.org be liable for damages of any kind occurring from the use of openabdomen.org web sites or any information, goods or services obtained on openabdomen.org web sites including direct, indirect, consequential, incidental, or punitive damages (even if openabdomen.org has been advised of the possibility of such damages), to the fullest extent permitted by law..

Minors and the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act

Except as expressly stated upon initial access to a specific openabdomen.org web site or section of such site, openabdomen.org web sites do not direct content to Minors and do not intend to collect personal information from Minors and therefore are not subject to the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act.

If you allow your minor child, or a child for whom you are legal guardian (a "Minor"), to access and use openabdomen.org web sites, you agree that you will be solely responsible for: (i) the online conduct of such Minor; (ii) monitoring such Minor's access to and use of openabdomen.org web sites; and (iii) the consequences of any use.

Access from outside the USA

If you choose to access openabdomen.org web sites from outside the United States you do so on your own initiative and are responsible for compliance with U.S. and local laws, if and to the extent that local laws are applicable.

Changes and Applicable Law

We reserve the right to make changes to openabdomen.org web sites and our Legal Disclaimer/Conditions of Use. We encourage you to review the openabdomen.org web sites and these terms periodically for any updates or changes. Your continued access or use of openabdomen.org web sites shall be deemed your acceptance of these Legal Disclaimers/Conditions of Use and any changes and the reasonableness of these standards for notice of changes. Use of openabdomen.org web sites will be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Florida, without giving effect to its conflict of law provisions. You agree that any legal action or proceeding between you and openabdomen.org will be brought exclusively in a federal or state court of competent jurisdiction sitting in Venice, Florida. If any provision of this agreement shall be unlawful, void, or for any reason unenforceable, then that provision shall be deemed severable from this agreement and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions.

Effective Date
The effective date of this policy is October 10, 2015.