Terms and Conditions of Use

Welcome to http://avisky.blogspot.com/. Please read this User Agreement before using this Service.  By using this Service, you agree to be bound by all of the terms of this Agreement. The Service reserves the right to change the terms of this Agreement or to modify any components of this Service at any time.

By continuing to use this site, you represent that you have read and agree to abide by the Agreement.

Reproduction/Use of Material
http://avisky.blogspot.com/ has been uniquely designed for presentation of content in a format specific to its users and with an integrity that we wish to maintain.  Any unauthorized copy, reproduction, distribution, publication, display, modification, or transmission of  any part of this Service is strictly prohibited.  Users may download material from this Service for personal use. Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, you may not distribute any part of this Service over any network, nor sell or offer it for sale.

See our Permissions section for more information on distribution. In addition, these files may not be used to construct any kind of database.

Disclaimer: Limited Liability
User expressly agrees that use of Avisky (Sites) is at the user's sole risk.  This Service is available "as is." without warranty, express or implied. The Sites are not warranted to be error free and we reserve the right to correct any errors or omissions in this Service.  The Service makes no representations or warranties regarding the accuracy, reliability, currentness, completeness, or timeliness of the Content, software, text, graphics, videos, links, or communications provided on or through the use of the http://avisky.blogspot.com/, websites or other related publications.

In no event shall Avisky, its affiliates, its information providers, its licensors, its suppliers, or any third parties mentioned on any Avisky affiliated site be liable for any damages (including, without limitation, direct, indirect, incidental, special, consequential or punitive damages, personal injury/wrongful death, lost profits, or damages resulting from lost data or business interruption) resulting from the use of or inability to use the Sites or the Content, whether based on warranty, contract, tort, or any other legal theory, and whether or not Avisky, its affiliates, its licensors, its suppliers, or any third parties mentioned on the Sites are advised of the possibility of such damages. Avisky, its affiliates, its employees, its information providers, its licensors, its suppliers, or any third parties mentioned on the Avisky Sites are not liable for any personal injury, including death, caused by your use or misuse of any of these Sites or content. Any claims arising in connection with your use of the Site or any content, must be brought within one (1) year of the date of the event giving rise to such action occurred. Remedies under these Terms and Conditions are exclusive and are limited to those expressly provided for in these Terms and Conditions.
The Content of these Sites is for the sole purpose of being informative. The Content is not and should not be used or relied upon as medical, legal, financial or other advice.

Affiliates or information providers to be instructional for medical diagnosis or treatment. It should not be used in place of a visit, call, consultation or the advice of your physician or other qualified health care provider. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified health care provider promptly if you have any healthcare-related questions or before you undergo any treatment or began a diet or fitness program. You should never disregard medical advice or delay in seeking it because of something you have read on Avisky or an affiliated Site.
Avisky makes no representation regarding the satisfaction of any government regulations requiring disclosure of information on prescription drug products or the compliance or approval of any software with regard to the content contained on the Sites.
Before trading stock users are advised to consult with a professional broker or other financial representative to verify information presented on the Sites. Avisky, its affiliates and information providers shall have no liability for investment decisions based on the information provided.

With respect to any service, information, or goods that are available or advertised or sold through this Service, Avisky makes no warranties, express or implied, regarding the merchantability and/or fitness for a particular purpose.

The Sites take reasonable preventative measures against viruses, worms and other destructive computer/internet spread destructive materials, but the Sites do not guarantee or warranty that any material downloaded from its Sites do not contain such destructive features.  We are not liable for any damages stemming from such internet related dangers.  If you use this Service or any of its materials, you do so solely at your own risk.
Under no circumstances will Avisky or its affiliates be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, or consequential loss or damage arising from the use of or inability to use the Sites . It is the responsibility of the user to evaluate the accuracy, completeness or usefulness of any information, procedure, advice, opinion or other content available through http://avisky.blogspot.com/. Please secure the advice of professionals, as appropriate, regarding the evaluation of any specific information, opinion, advice or other content presented. The section headings used herein are for convenience only and shall not be given any legal import.

Outgoing Links, Advertisers, Search Results
The Sites may provide links to third-party web sites. These sites also may select certain sites as priority responses to search terms you enter and we may agree to allow advertisers to respond to certain search terms with advertisements or sponsored content. http://avisky.blogspot.com/ and its affiliates do not recommend and do not endorse the content on any third-party websites. Avisky and affiliates are not responsible for the content of linked third-party sites, third-party sites provided as search results, or third-party advertisements, and does not make any representations regarding their content or accuracy. Outgoing links may lead to sites that contain inaccurate information, false or misleading advertising, or information that violates copyright, libel or defamation laws. Avisky, affiliates and content providers make no representations concerning any effort to review all of the content of sites listed in outgoing links. Your use of third-party websites is at your own risk and subject to the terms and conditions of use for such sites. Avisky and its affiliates do not endorse any product advertised on the Sites.

RSS Terms of Use
Through its RSS (really simple syndication) service, http://avisky.blogspot.com/ offers feeds of story headlines and brief summaries in XML format ("RSS Content") to its users with RSS aggregators. The use of the RSS service is subject to this User Agreement. The Terms of Use, may be changed by Avisky at any time without notice. If you do not agree to all of the terms, do not use this Site’s RSS Feed.

Use of RSS Feeds
Avisky encourages the use of the RSS feeds to augment content on your own site or blog, provided that you do not publish the full text of our stories. You must use the RSS feeds as provided by Avisky, and you may not edit or modify the text, content or links supplied by avisky.  Any alteration of content or failure to display content will constitute a violation of these Terms of Use.  You must also provide proper attribution (included in each RSS feed) by listing “avisky” in text as the source for each article. Avisky reserves all rights in and to any avisky logos, trademarks or trade names contained in any RSS feed, and your right to use these Avisky logos, trademarks or trade names is limited to providing attribution in connection with these RSS feeds. Any other uses, including without limitation the incorporation of advertising or other promotional content into, or the placement of advertising associated with or targeted towards the RSS Content, are strictly prohibited. You agree not to associate any avisky RSS feeds with any content that might harm the reputation of Avisky, its affiliated sites, authors, employees, contributors or partners. Without limiting the above, you may not use the feed on any site that displays pornographic material, exploits children, provides instruction on or promotes illegal activities, or is in any way misleading, obscene, defamatory, libelous, or invasive of personal privacy.

Avisky assumes no liability for the accuracy of the information in the feed, your activities in connection with the RSS feeds, or for any consequences resulting from your use of the information therein.  
You may not transfer these rights to any other party, nor may you act or warrant that you act on behalf of or as an agent of Avisky or its affiliated Sites.  

No Fees Permitted
The feeds from avisky are free of charge for use by individuals and by organizations for commercial and non-commercial use. Users of http://avisky.blogspot.com/’s RSS feeds content cannot charge additional fees or licenses for the RSS feed content.

Avisky RSS For Personal Use Only
Newsfeeds from the http://avisky.blogspot.com/ website are for personal use only. Examples of prohibited uses for avisky’s RSS feed include, but are not limited to, any publicly displayed website, blog or any commercial application.

Attribution/Link to Avisky
You agree to use the RSS Service only to provide headlines and summaries as provided by Avisky, each with a functional link to the full story on the avisky website that shall display the full content immediately.  You further agree not to frame or otherwise control the browser window (if any) in which our content opens, including limiting the size or position of such window, or to insert any interstitial pages, or other content between the RSS link and the web page.

All RSS Feeds are protected by the copyright laws of the United States and international copyright treaties. All ownership rights and intellectual property rights in and to the RSS Feeds shall remain with Avisky and no part thereof shall be deemed assigned or licensed to you.

Storing Avisky Materials
You agree not to copy, duplicate or store any data retrieved from or derived from a Avisky feed beyond the normal amount provided by Avisky (approximately 40 headlines and summaries). Without limiting the above, no Science Daily content may be entered into a database or other organizational structure without the prior written consent of Avisky.

Right to Discontinue Feeds
Avisky may modify or remove the list of available RSS feeds (or the content in the feeds) at any time without notifying you. Additionally, Avisky reserves the right to revoke RSS syndication privileges at any time, for any reason or for no reason.

You agree to defend, indemnify, and hold Avisky agents, licensors, information providers and suppliers, harmless from and against any claims, actions or demands, liabilities and settlements including without limitation, reasonable legal and accounting fees, resulting from, or alleged to result from, your use or inability to use Avisky or its affiliated websites, and also if you violate these Terms and Conditions.

If you are an editor, producer, or webmaster of a web site or blog that wishes to include Avisky’s headlines and, optionally, summaries on your site, you may freely reproduce our headlines and summaries from stories with "/releases/" in the path of their URLs -- provided that you include the appropriate links to the corresponding articles on Avisky's web server and mention Avisky as the source of these links (and, optionally, any sources cited in the stories). You agree to use a functional link to the full story on the Avisky website that shall display the full content immediately (e.g., no jump pages or other intermediate or interstitial pages). You further agree not to frame or otherwise control the browser window (if any) in which our content opens, including limiting the size or position of such window. You agree not to associate any Avisky content with any content that might harm the reputation of Avisky, its affiliated sites, authors, employees, contributors or partners. Without limited the above, you may not use Avisky content on any site that displays pornographic material, exploits children, provides instruction on or promotes illegal activities, or is in any way misleading, obscene, defamatory, libelous, or invasive of personal privacy.

Permission is also granted to place Avisky's linked headlines and summaries on your web site through the use of the RSS feed available through this link: RSS Feed. However, you are not permitted to use more content than what is provided through the RSS feed. See RSS Terms of Use for details.
Please note that some of Avisky's articles are adapted from news releases issued by their respective institutions. These releases are intended for journalists and other members of the public. If you wish to quote from any part of these articles, we suggest that you credit the issuing institution as the original source of the news release, in addition to mentioning Avisky as the source of any link to the corresponding article on our server.

Please note that Wikipedia content is governed by the GNU Free Documentation License (see the Wikipedia:Copyrights page for details). The only terms that apply to Wikipedia articles are the ones specified in the GNU Free Documentation License. Wikipedia content is identified as such on the page on which it appears.

Permission is generally NOT granted for reproduction of any computer algorithms or any of the content under "Breaking News," "Health Center," "Encyclopedia", "Videos", "Science Shop",”Careers” as well as any audio tracks, photos, graphics, or any other content or computerized system not specifically detailed under "Permissions" above. Please note that Avisky and its affiliated sites may use content licensed from third parties (including, but not limited to, the following: United Press International, Healthology, Roo Media, Mediwire, Amazon, and CareerBuilder). Such third-party content is subject to their own separate copyright restrictions, which vary by copyright holder.

Use of Images
Avisky’s images are for personal use only, not commercial use. Images and graphics (including all photos and illustrations) found on the Avisky web site should not be reused without permission of the owner of the image or copyright holder. This information is normally provided as the credit information beside each image. Avisky purchases or obtains permission for some images and graphics for use on its site, creates its own images and graphics, and obtains some from the public domain.  If an image includes an identifiable person, using the image may infringe that person's right of privacy or publicity, and permission should be obtained from the person as well.

If you are a news provider, a non-profit organization or other respected institution interested in using the Avisky logo to identify a link to a URL on http://avisky.blogspot.com/ .

Images and logos must not be used in any manner which implies or suggests Avisky’s sponsorship or endorsement of any company, product or service.  Nothing in this section shall give the user permission to alter or modify any logo or image found on its Sites.

Intellectual Property Rights
Avisky trademarks” means all names, marks, brands, logos, designs, trade dress, slogans and other designations Avisky use in connection with these Sites. You acknowledge Avisky rights in Avisky Trademarks and agree that any use of Avisky Trademarks by you shall inure to Avisky’s sole benefit. You agree not to incorporate any Avisky Trademarks into Your trademarks, service marks, company names, Internet addresses, domain names, or any other similar designations, for use on or in connection with computer or Internet-related products, services or technologies.

Restrictions on Use
User may not reverse engineer, decompile, or disassemble this Site or other products or processes accessible through this site, except and only to the extent that such activity is expressly permitted by applicable law notwithstanding this limitation.

Limitations to Interference
User agrees not to use or allow the use of any device, software or routine to interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of Site, not to take any action that imposes an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on the Site infrastructure, or otherwise attempt to harm the functioning or content of this site.

No subscription fees: Personal use of Avisky and affiliated sites is free of charge at this time. Therefore our policy is to never request credit card, password or other personal or financial information of site users.