Terms and Conditions
PLEASE READ THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS CAREFULLY BEFORE USING JOVE.COM. This site and all content, information and services accessible through it ("Web Site") are made available by MyJoVE Corporation, whose principal place of business is at 1 Alewife Center, Suite 200, Cambridge, MA 02140 ("MyJoVE"), and may be used only under the following terms and conditions.
BY ACCESSING AND USING THIS WEB SITE, YOU ("User" or "you" or "your") AGREE TO BE LEGALLY BOUND BY THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS SET FORTH HEREIN (the "Agreement"). If you are accessing and using this website on behalf of any group or entity, you warrant that you have all necessary authority to enter into this Agreement. If at any time you do not agree to be bound by the terms and conditions of this Agreement then you must cease using the Web Site immediately. Unless otherwise indicated, this Web Site and its contents including, but not limited to, text, articles, videos, logos, trademarks, graphics and overall "look and feel" are the property of MyJoVE. The copyright and all other intellectual property rights in the material contained on this Web Site belongs to MyJoVE. You acknowledge that the trademarks and copyrights appearing on this Web Site are protected by copyrights, trademarks, service marks, patents and other proprietary rights and laws, including but not limited to the laws of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, the United States of America and international laws.
In accessing this Web Site, you agree that the Web Site is made available for your non-exclusive, non-transferable, revocable, and limited useage. Unless you have MyJoVE's prior written permission, you are not permitted to copy, broadcast, make available to the public, download, store (in any medium), transmit, show or play in public, adapt or change in any way the material (or any part of it) contained on this Web Site for any purpose whatsoever.
Certain sections of the Web Site require registration and/or subscription to access and use information and services. If you elect to register, you agree to provide MyJoVE with accurate, complete registration information. You will inform MyJoVE of any changes to registration information. You must be at least 13 years of age to register for use of the Site. You warrant that registration is for a single person only, and that you will not permit anyone other than you to access and use sections of the Web Site requiring registration/subscriptions using your name and password. You will not access or use the Web Site under the User name of another individual. You are responsible for all access to and use of the Web Site through your name and password, including access of any services the use of which results in monetary charges to you, whether or not you have knowledge of or authorize such access and use. You will notify MyJoVE immediately of any unauthorized use of your name and password, if you suspect the privacy of your name and password has been jeopardized, or if you believe that another individual has fraudulently represented themselves as you or as being associated with you or your organization.
You may not alter or modify information and services provided through the Web Site in any way. You may not reverse engineer, decompile, disassemble or otherwise attempt to discern the source code or architecture of the components of the Web Site, or any information about usage or users. You may not use any robot, spider, other automatic device, or manual process to access, monitor or copy the Web Site without MyJoVE's prior written permission.
This Web Site may contain links to other websites over which MyJoVE has no control. MyJoVE is not responsible for the privacy policies or practices of other websites which you choose to visit.
THIS WEB SITE IS PROVIDED "AS IS," WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE UNDER APPLICABLE LAW, MYJOVE DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, WARRANTIES OF PERFORMANCE, MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, ACCURACY, OMISSIONS, COMPLETENESS, CURRENTNESS AND DELAYS. MYJOVE MAKES NO WARRANTY THAT ACCESS TO THIS WEB SITE OR ANY PORTION THEREOF WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, SECURE, COMPLETE, ERROR FREE, OR THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED. MYJOVE DISCLAIMS ALL RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY LOSS, INJURY, CLAIM, LIABILITY, OR DAMAGE OF ANY KIND RESULTING FROM, ARISING OUT OF, OR IN ANY WAY RELATED TO (A) THE ACCESS OR USE OF THIS WEB SITE, INCLUDING BOTH MYJOVE AND THIRD PARTY CONTENT AND SERVICES DELIVERED THROUGH THIS WEB SITE, (B) THE ACCESS OR USE OF THIRD PARTY WEB SITES AND CONTENT OR SERVICES THEREIN THROUGH LINKS IN THIS WEB SITE, (C) THE UNAVAILABILITY OF THIS WEB SITE OR ANY PORTION THEREOF, OR (D) USER'S USE OF EQUIPMENT AND SOFTWARE IN CONNECTION WITH ACCESS AND USE OF THIS WEB SITE.
USER'S EXCLUSIVE REMEDY AND MYJOVE'S, ITS AFFILIATES AND/OR CONTRIBUTORS' ENTIRE LIABILITY UNDER THIS AGREEMENT, IF ANY, FOR ANY CLAIM FOR DAMAGES RELATING TO USE OF THIS WEB SITE WHICH ARE MADE AGAINST THEM, INDIVIDUALLY OR JOINTLY, WHETHER BASED IN CONTRACT OR NEGLIGENCE, SHALL BE LIMITED TO THE AGGREGATE AMOUNT OF CHARGES PAID BY USER RELATIVE TO THE SPECIFIC FEATURE OF THIS WEB SITE WHICH IS THE BASIS OF THE CLAIM DURING THE 12 MONTH PERIOD PRECEDING THE EVENT GIVING RISE TO SUCH CLAIM. IN NO EVENT SHALL MYJOVE, ITS AFFILIATES AND/OR CONTRIBUTORS BE LIABLE TO USER FOR ANY CLAIM RELATING IN ANY WAY TO (A) USER'S INABILITY OR FAILURE TO USE THIS WEB SITE PROPERLY OR COMPLETELY, EVEN IF ASSISTED BY MYJOVE, ITS AFFILIATES OR CONTRIBUTORS, OR ANY DECISION MADE OR ACTION TAKEN BY USER IN RELIANCE UPON INFORMATION AND SERVICES DELIVERED BY THIS WEB SITE; OR (B) ANY LOST PROFITS OR OTHER CONSEQUENTIAL, EXEMPLARY, INCIDENTAL, INDIRECT OR SPECIAL DAMAGES RELATING IN WHOLE OR IN PART TO USER'S RIGHTS UNDER THIS AGREEMENT OR USE OF, OR INABILITY TO USE THIS WEB SITE, EVEN IF MYJOVE, ITS AFFILIATES AND/OR CONTRIBUTORS HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. MYJOVE SHALL HAVE NO LIABILITY WHATSOEVER TO USER FOR ANY CLAIM RELATING IN ANY WAY TO ANY THIRD PARTY CONTENT OR FEATURE.
You agree to defend, indemnify, and hold MyJoVE, its affiliates, contractors, suppliers, directors, employees and agents harmless from any and all claims, costs, damages, judgments, and liabilities (including but not limited to reasonable attorney's fees) made by any third party and arising from any content you post, submit, transmit or otherwise make available through this Web Site, your violation of the terms and conditions of this Agreement, or the violation of the intellectual property rights of any third party. MyJoVE's performance under these Terms and Conditions of use are subject to interruption and delay due to causes beyond its reasonable control, such as acts of God, acts of any government, war or other hostility, civil disorder, the elements, fire, explosion, power failure, equipment failure, industrial or labor dispute, inability to obtain necessary supplies and the like.
MyJoVE reserves the right to modify this Agreement at any time and at its sole discretion. Updated versions of the Terms and Conditions of Use will appear on this Web Site and become the effective Agreement immediately upon publication. You are responsible for regularly reviewing the Terms and Conditions of Use. Continued use of this Web Site by you after any such modification of this Agreement constitutes your assent to such modifications.
This Agreement will be governed by and construed under the law of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, United States of America without regard to conflicts of law provisions, unless stated by MyJoVE in writing otherwise. The parties agree that the state and federal courts sitting in Massachusetts will have exclusive jurisdiction over any claim arising out of this Agreement and each party consents to the exclusive jurisdiction of such courts. Neither this Agreement nor any part or portion may be assigned, sublicensed or otherwise transferred by you without MyJoVE's prior written consent. Should any provision of this Agreement be held to be void, invalid, unenforceable or illegal by a court, the validity and enforceability of the other provisions will not be affected thereby. Failure of any party to enforce any provision of this Agreement will not constitute or be construed as a waiver of such provision or of the right to enforce such provision.
All notices shall be sent to:
Moshe Pritsker, President
1 Alewife Center, Suite 200
Cambridge, MA 02140
Telephone: (617) 945-9051
Updated: February 1, 2012