Disclaimer

The use of the term “Website” includes the domains www.brightpink.org, www.assessyourrisk.org, www.vipink.org, and any of their sub-domains, and any content, sites, services, information, or webpages hosted by or made available on the domain or any of its sub-domains.

Disclaimer On Information And Advice

You acknowledge that the information on this Website is provided “as is” for general information only and without warranties of any kind. The materials on this Website are not meant to be used for self-diagnosis or to replace the services of a medical professional. This Website does not offer medical advice or recommendations to individuals and you should not rely on the information posted on the Website as a substitute for consultations with qualified health care professionals who are familiar with individual medical conditions and needs. Bright Pink does not advocate that you attempt to treat yourself, your family or someone you know without proper medical supervision. Bright Pink encourages you to seek the guidance of your healthcare provider if you feel that you, your family or someone that you know suffers from the conditions described on this Website. While Bright Pink endeavors to keep the materials on this Website current, healthcare information changes rapidly and thus the materials on this Website should not be relied upon to be fully comprehensive or error free. Bright Pink does not recommend, endorse or make any warranties or representations of any kind with regard to the accuracy, completeness, timeliness, quality, efficacy, or non-infringement of any of the programs, materials, products or other information provided on this Website or by the companies or organizations linked or referred to on the Website.

In certain instances Bright Pink permits third parties to provide testimonials and information. Bright Pink may from time to time post articles and other information provided by third parties that might be of interest or benefit to the public. You acknowledge that the opinions and recommendations of third parties contained on this Website are not necessarily those of Bright Pink or endorsed by Bright Pink.

Disclaimer Of Warranties

THE WEBSITE (INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION ALL SERVICES AND CONTENT) IS PROVIDED “AS IS” AND “WITH ALL FAULTS” WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND AND THE ENTIRE RISK AS TO SATISFACTORY QUALITY, PERFORMANCE, ACCURACY AND EFFORT IS WITH YOU. There is no warranty, representation or guarantee that the Website will continuously operate or be error free or that any problems will be corrected, or that any information, software or other material accessible from the Sites is free of viruses, worms, trojan horses or other harmful components. Further, Bright Pink does not warrant, guarantee, or make any representations regarding the use of, or the results of the use of the Website either in terms of its compatibility with hardware or other software, its reliability, timeliness, or otherwise. You rely on the Website solely at your own risk. ANY AND ALL OTHER REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND/OR FITNESS OF THE PRODUCT FOR A PARTICULAR USE OR PURPOSE, QUALITY, COURSE OF DEALINGS, USAGE OF TRADE, INACCURACY IN CONTENT CAUSED BY OUR FAILURE TO PERFORM WITH REASONABLE CARE, QUIET ENJOYMENT OR NON-INFRINGEMENT ARE HEREBY EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMED.

Limitation on Liability

You agree that you will hold harmless Bright Pink and its officers, directors, employees, and volunteers for all claims arising out of or related to your access or use of, or your inability to access or use, this Website or the information contained in this website or other websites to which it is linked. This includes, but is not limited to information or materials viewed or downloaded from this Website or another website to which it is linked that appear to you or are construed by you to be obscene, offensive, defamatory, or that infringe upon your intellectual property rights. In no event and under no circumstances shall Bright Pink or the contributors of information to the Website or our sponsors, licensors or authorized representatives be liable to you or any third party for special, incidental, punitive or consequential damages (including without limitation any loss of profits, lost savings, or loss of data) arising out of your (or any authorized user’s) or any unrelated party’s use or inability to use the Website, or your (or any authorized user’s) or any unrelated party’s reliance or use of information, products or services provided on or through the Internet, or that result from mistakes, omissions, interruptions, deletions of files or other data loss, errors, defects, delays in operation, service or transmission or any failure of performance of the Website.

Linking Policy

Bright Pink permits text links to content on the Website, provided that (i) the appearance, position and other aspects of either the link or the host website may not be such as to damage or dilute the goodwill associated with Bright Pink’s name and trademarks or create the false appearance that an entity other than Bright Pink is associated with or sponsored by Bright Pink; (ii) the link, when selected, must display this Website full-screen and not with a “frame” on the linked website; and (iii) Bright Pink reserves the right to terminate any links to the Website at any time without cause or warning. If Bright Pink chooses to exercise this right, you will be required to remove your link immediately.

Bright Pink is not in any way responsible for the information, materials or content contained on the host website. Links to this Website are provided for convenience of reference only and are not intended to be an endorsement by Bright Pink of the organization or individual operating the host website or a warranty of any kind regarding the host website or the information, content or materials contained on the host website.

Governing Law

This Website (excluding linked sites) is controlled by Bright Pink, which is headquarted in the State of Illinois, United States of America. It can be accessed from all 50 states, as well as from other countries around the world. As each of these places has laws that may differ from those of Illinois, by accessing this Website both you and Bright Pink agree that the statutes and laws of the State of Illinois, without regard to conflicts of laws principles thereof, will apply to all matters arising from or relating to use of this Website. You and Bright Pink also agree and hereby submit to the exclusive personal jurisdiction and venue of Cook County, Illinois and the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois with respect to such matters. Bright Pink makes no representation that materials on the Website are appropriate or available for use in other locations, and accessing them from territories where their contents are illegal is prohibited. Those who choose to access this Website from other locations do so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with local laws.

Legal and Financial Issues

This publication is designed to provide general information on the topics presented. It is provided with the understanding that the author is not engaged in rendering any legal or professional services by its publication or distribution. Although these materials were reviewed by a professional, they should not be used as a substitute for professional services. The CLRC has no relationship or affiliation with the referral agencies, organizations or attorneys to whom we refer individuals. Resources and referrals are provided solely for information and convenience. Therefore, the CLRC disclaims any and all liability for any action taken by any entity appearing on the CLRC’s resource and referral lists.

Employment Issues

This material is designed to provide general information on the topics presented. It is provided with the understanding that Bright Pink, Cancer and Careers and the Cancer Legal Resource Center (CLRC) are not engaged in rendering any legal or professional services by its publication or distribution. Although this material was reviewed by a professional, it should not be used as a substitute for professional services. Bright Pink, Cancer and Careers and the CLRC have no relationship or affiliation with the referral agencies or organizations to which we refer individuals. Resources and referrals are provided solely for information and convenience. Therefore, Bright Pink, Cancer and Careers and the CLRC disclaim any and all liability for any action taken by any entity appearing in this section.

Disclaimer Regarding National Society of Genetic Counselors

Information included herein is not professional advice and is not intended to replace the judgment of a practitioner with respect to particular patients, procedures, or practices. To the extent permissible under applicable laws, the National Society of Genetic Counselors (“NSGC”) disclaims responsibility for any injury and/or damage to persons or property as a result of any actual or alleged libelous statements, infringement of intellectual property or other proprietary or privacy rights, or from use or operation of any ideas, instructions, procedures, products or methods contained in the material therein.