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TERMS AND CONDITIONS FOR USE OF WEBSITE

Welcome to LSU Emergency Animal Shelter website (http://www.lsuemergencyanimalshelter.org/index.htm).  This website (“Site”) is provided as a service by Louisiana State University (“LSU”).  It contains information gathered by LSU from various sources relating to emergency animal shelters.  Please review the following terms, conditions, and rules that govern your use of our Site (the “Agreement”).  Please note that your use of our Site constitutes your agreement to follow and be bound by these terms, conditions, and rules.  If you do not agree to these terms, conditions, and rules please do not use this Site.  Although you may be able to access a particular portion of this Site and bypass this Agreement, your use of this Site still binds you to these terms, conditions, and rules.  LSU reserves the right to update or modify this Agreement at any time without prior notice.  Your use of this Site following any such change constitutes your agreement to follow and be bound by the terms, conditions, and rules as changed.  For these reasons, you should review this Agreement whenever you access this Site.

COPYRIGHTS AND TRADEMARKS

Unless otherwise noted, any and all information, including images, illustrations, designs, icons, photographs, video clips and written and other materials that are part of this Site (collectively, the “Contents”) are copyrights, trademarks, trade dress and/or other intellectual property owned, controlled or licensed by LSU, one of its affiliates or by third parties who have licensed their materials to LSU, and are protected by law.  The compilation (meaning the collection, arrangement, and assembly) of the Contents is the exclusive property of LSU and is also protected by U.S. and international copyright laws.  The names of any actual companies and products mentioned on this site may be the trademark of their respective owners.

Following Hurricane Katrina, the information contained on this Site was compiled by LSU from various
sources (attribution of sources is given in each section of the website).

Not all sources of information are known and/or documented.  To the extent you believe that you have provided information without proper attribution or that any information on this Site belongs to you, and you object it being posted on this Site, please contact David Senior by electronic mail at dsenior@vetmed.lsu.edu, or by regular mail at Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences, School of Veterinary Medicine, LSU, Baton Rouge, LA 70803. 

USE OF THIS SITE

This Site and its Contents are solely for personal educational use.  You may download, print, or reproduce the Contents and other downloadable materials displayed on the Site for your personal use as an information resource only.  No right, title, or interest in any downloaded, printed, reproduced materials, or software is transferred to you as a result of any such use.  Except as may be expressly authorized by LSU, and except as noted above, you may not for any cost or fee to others reproduce, publish, transmit, distribute, display, modify, create derivative works from, sell or participate in any sale of or exploit in any way, in whole or in part, any of the Contents, the Site or any related software.  All software used on this site is property of LSU or its suppliers and protected by U.S. and international copyright laws.  Any other use, reproduction, modification, distribution, transmission, republication, display, or performance, of the content on this site is strictly prohibited. 

INEDMNIFICATION AND HOLD HARMLESS

By using this Site and/or its Contents, you agree to defend, indemnify and hold LSU harmless from and against any and all suits, claims, damages, costs and expenses, including attorney’s fees, arising from or related in any way to your use of the Site and/or its Controls, your submission of Comments, and/or your violation of this Agreement.

TERMINATION

This Agreement is effective unless and until revised or terminated by LSU.  LSU may deny you access to the Site, if in LSU’s sole discretion you fail to comply with any term or condition of this Agreement.  If this Agreement is terminated by LSU, you must promptly destroy all materials printed, downloaded or otherwise obtained from this Site, as well as copies of such materials, whether made under these terms of use or otherwise.

DISCLAIMER AND LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

THIS SITE IS PROVIDED BY LSU ON AN “AS IS” BASIS.  LSU MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AS TO THE OPERATION OF THE SITE OR THE INFORMATION, CONTENT, MATERIALS, OR PRODUCTS INCLUDED ON THIS SITE.  TO THE FULL EXTENT PERMISSIBLE BY APPLICABLE LAW, LSU DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.  LSU WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OF ANY KIND ARISING FROM THE USE OF THIS SITE, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, PUNITIVE, AND CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES.  WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, LSU DISCLAIMS ANY AND ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, FOR ANY LINKS OFFERED ON THIS SITE.

UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES, SHALL LSU OR ANY OF ITS EMPLOYEES, DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, AGENTS, VOLUNTEERS, VENDORS OR SUPPLIERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT OR INDIRECT LOSSES OR DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE THIS SITE.

THIS IS A COMPREHENSIVE LIMITATION OF LIABILITY THAT APPLIES TO ALL LOSSES AND DAMAGES OF ANY KIND (WHETHER GENERAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, INCIDENTAL, EXEMPLARY OR OTHERWISE, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, LOSS OF DATA, INCOME OR PROFITS), WHETHER IN CONTRACT, NEGLIGENCE OR OTHER TORTIOUS ACTION, EVEN IF AN AUTHORIZED REPRESENTATIVE OF LSU HAS BEEN ADVISED OF OR SHOULD HAVE KNOWN OF THE POSSIBLITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.

IF YOU ARE DISSATISFIED WITH THIS    WEB SITE OR ANY CONTENT ON THE SITE, OR WITH THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS, YOUR SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE REMEDY IS TO DISCONTINUE USING THIS SITE.  YOU ACKNOWLEDGE, BY YOUR USE OF THE SITE, THAT YOUR USE OF THE SITE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK AND PERIL.  THIS LIMITATION OF LIABLITY SHALL BE INTERPRETED TO THE FULL EXTENT ALLOWED BY LAW. 

SEVERABILITY

The illegality or unenforceability of any term or condition of this Agreement shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any legal and enforceable provisions of this Agreement.

LINKS TO OTHER SITES

This Site may contain links or references to other web sites not under the control of LSU, and LSU is not responsible for the contents of any such sites.  The link or reference to any other web site is not an endorsement or recommendation of the site or any of the contents or products on any such site.

NO UNLAWFUL OR PROHIBITED USE

As a condition of your use of this Site you warrant that you will not use the Site or its contents for any illegal or improper purpose whatsoever or in a way that could reasonably damage, disable, impair this Site, another web site, the property of another, or anyone else’s use of this Site.

This Site and its contents should not be relied upon for any personal, commercial, medical, legal or financial decisions.  You should consult an appropriate professional for advice tailored to your specific situation and needs.  This Site and its contents are intended as a reference for general information only.  This Site and its Contents are not intended for commercial use.

This Site is not intended to provide specific health, medical or emergency care advice or veterinary services.  You should consult your veterinarian for the specific information you need relative to your pets or animals, including but not limited to any care, treatment, diagnosis, medication, therapy, hygiene or diet information.  Any misuse of this Site or its contents is not the responsibility of LSU.

 

 

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