Terms and Conditions of Use
American Epilepsy Society Websites
Copyright and intellectual property policy. All names, logos, service marks, and trademarks appearing in this Website, including the trademarks, service marks, brand identities, characters, trade names, graphics, designs, copyrights and all other intellectual property ("AES Content"), except as otherwise noted, are protected intellectual property of, or used with permission or under license by, AES.
License Restrictions. Your use of the Website is limited to personal and non-commercial use only unless other uses are granted expressly to you. You may not copy, distribute, modify, transmit, reuse, re-post, or otherwise display the Website Content for public or commercial purposes without our written permission for such use of Content. You may not harvest or otherwise collect information about others, take any action that imposes an unreasonably large load on the Website’s servers, violate the security of the Website, or engage in any other conduct that exposes us or any of our users to any liability or potential harm.
Linking to outside sites. Links to third-party sites are provided solely as a convenience to the visitor of the Website. Such links do not constitute or imply an endorsement, sponsorship or recommendation unless explicitly stated by the AES. These other sites are maintained by third parties over which the AES exercises no control. If you decide to access any of the third party sites linked to the AES Websites, you do so entirely at your own risk.
Links to AES Websites and AES Content. AES welcomes links to its Website. Unless specifically authorized by AES, other sites may not connect deep links to the Website (i.e. create links to this site that bypass the home page or other parts of the site) and may not mirror or frame the home page or any other pages of the AES Site. Links to the AES Site should not appear as though the linking site has an overarching relationship with AES unless specifically authorized by the AES. Links posted by third parties to the Website may not use the AES logo and shall not suggest that the AES promotes or otherwise endorses any third party products, business relationships, services, causes, campaigns, websites, content, or information. Any links to any portion of the AES Website shall be the responsibility of the linking party. The AES reserves the right to require any linking party to disable or remove any link.
Personal Login Information. Certain features and areas of the AES Websites are available only with registration, login and/or a paid subscription. If you are required to register and select a unique login and password, you must keep your Personal Login Information confidential. Your Personal Login Information is personal to you and you may not allow any third party to use it under any circumstances. The AES is not liable for any harm caused by or related to the theft, misappropriation, disclosure, or unauthorized use of your Personal Login Information. You must contact AES immediately if you become aware of or believe there is or may have been any unauthorized use of your Personal Login Information, or otherwise wish to deactivate your Personal Login Information due to security concerns.
User Generated Content. This Website may allow users to post text, images, audio, video, links to other sites, or other content to the Website. As a consequence, you may see materials that have been submitted to this Website by individuals not affiliated with AES. You also acknowledge that you alone are fully responsible for the User-Generated Content you submit and that you own or have the rights to use the User-Generated Content. By submitting any content to this site, you understand and agree that you are giving us a royalty-free, irrevocable, non-exclusive and sublicenseable license to use, reproduce, publish, distribute, perform, display and creative derivative works from any such user submissions, in whole or in part, in any form (including for promotional or marketing purposes). You agree not to disparage, defame or otherwise seek to damage anyone or invade anyone’s rights through any submitted content.
Medical Disclaimer. The AES Content is provided for informational purposes only and is not intended as medical advice, or as a substitute for the medical advice of a physician. The AES does not answer specific medical questions or refer people to a particular medical professional. The AES is not responsible for any treatment decisions made by any health care provider.
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Third Party Information. The AES Websites may feature materials, information, products, and services provided by third parties. Any such information, including but not limited to articles, press clippings, opinions, advice, statements, services, offers, User-Generated Content or other information made available by third parties such as content providers and other users of the AES Websites are those of the respective third party and not of the AES or its affiliates. The AES makes no representation with respect to, nor does it guarantee or endorse, the quality, non-infringement, accuracy, completeness, timeliness, or reliability of such third party materials, information, services or products. AES shall not be responsible for any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of the presence of such third party content. You shall be solely responsible for any correspondence or transactions with third parties.
Usability of its Website. AES designs, develops and tests Internet content and applications to work with web browsers that adhere to the most recent World Wide Web Consortium Recommended Standards. This is global policy for AES and applies to all AES Websites and other online activities.
Disclaimer. Without limiting the foregoing, everything on the Website is provided to you "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND EITHER EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR TITLE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. ADDITIONALLY, WE DO NOT WARRANT THAT THE WEBSITE(S) OR THE SERVERS MAKING THE SITE(S) AVAILABLE ARE VIRUS FREE. We do not warrant that the functions contained in these materials will be uninterrupted or error free, that defects will be corrected, or that this Website or the server that makes it available are free of viruses or other harmful components. We do not warrant or make any representations regarding the use or the result of the use of the materials in this Website in terms of their correctness, accuracy, reliability, or otherwise.
THIS LEGAL NOTICE IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE.
Find A Doctor Special Notice
The “Find a Doctor” database is produced by AES as reference of professional information on individual providers. They are intended to provide the public with quick access to information on professionals who are members of the Society. Neither this database, nor any of the data, listing, or other constituent elements may be downloaded, republished or duplicated, in whole or in part, for commercial purposes, for purposes of compiling mailing lists or any other lists of professionals, or for any other purposes without the prior express written permission of AES.
Although AES makes reasonable efforts to keep the information in its Find A Doctor database accurate, AES does not warrant the accuracy, completeness, timeliness, or fitness for a particular purpose of the information in this database, or in any way endorse the individuals included therein. The above warranty is the only warranty of any kind, either express or implied
Revised September 2014