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DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTY
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LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES WILL ANY OF THE NEW YORK THERAPY ANIMALS PARTIES BE LIABLE FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE CAUSED BY YOUR RELIANCE ON INFORMATION OBTAINED THROUGH THE CONTENT ON THE SITE. IT IS YOUR RESPONSIBILITY TO EVALUATE THE ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS, OR USEFULNESS OF ANY INFORMATION OR ANY CONTENT AVAILABLE THROUGH THE SITE.
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Links to Other Sites
As a convenience to you, the Site may periodically provide links to third-party websites through links available on the Site including websites of entities that are affiliated with New York Therapy Animals (“Third-Party Sites”) where we feel it is appropriate. Lists of links are not complete lists of relevant and/or useful internet resources. Our decision to link to a Third-Party Site is not an endorsement of the content in that linked Third-Party Site. THE NEW YORK THERAPY ANIMALS PARTIES ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR THE CONTENT OF ANY THIRD-PARTY WEB SITE, NOR DO THE NEW YORK THERAPY ANIMALS PARTIES MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS, ENDORSEMENTS, GUARANTEES, OR WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, REGARDING THE CONTENT (OR THE ACCURACY, CURRENTNESS, OR COMPLETENESS OF SUCH CONTENT) ON ANY THIRD-PARTY WEB SITES, AND THE NEW YORK THERAPY ANIMALS PARTIES SHALL HAVE NO LIABILITY OF ANY NATURE WHATSOEVER IN RELATION TO ANY OF THE FOREGOING. You should take precautions when downloading files from all websites to protect your computer from viruses and other destructive programs. If you decide to access linked Third-Party Sites, you do so at your own risk. You should direct any concerns to the Third-Party Sites’ administrator or webmaster.
No Framing Allowed
Elements of the Site are protected by trade dress, trademark, unfair competition, and other state and federal laws and may not be copied or imitated in whole or in part by any means, including but not limited to, the use of framing or mirrors. None of the Content for the Site may be retransmitted without the express written consent of New York Therapy Animals.
If you think that any Content infringes your copyright, please summarize your concern in an email and send it to the Executive Director, New York Therapy Animals, Inc. at Nancy@NewYorkTherapyAnimals.org.
Personally Identifiable Information
The practices and policies of New York Therapy Animals with respect to the collection, if any, of personally identifiable information from the Site, and its use, is governed by the Website Privacy Statement of New York Therapy Animals.
New York Therapy Animals reserves the right, in its sole discretion, at any time and for any reason, and without prior notice or liability, (i) to restrict, suspend, or terminate this Agreement and your access to all or any part of the Site or the Content, and (ii) to change, suspend, or discontinue all or any part of the Site or the Content.
User Must Comply with Applicable Laws
This Site is based in New York and is intended for use in the New York City metropolitan area. New York Therapy Animals makes no claims concerning whether the Content may be downloaded or are appropriate for use outside of the United States. If you access the Site from outside of the United States, you are solely responsible for ensuring compliance with the laws of your specific jurisdiction.
In the event that any portion of the Agreement is held to be invalid or unenforceable, the invalid or unenforceable portion shall be construed in accordance with the applicable law as nearly as possible to reflect the original intentions of the parties, and the remainder of the Agreement shall remain in full force and effect. The paragraph headings herein are provided only for reference and shall have no effect on the construction or interpretation of the Agreement. The failure of New York Therapy Animals to enforce your strict performance of any provision of this Agreement will not constitute a waiver of its right to subsequently enforce such provision or any other provision of this Agreement. Neither the course of conduct between parties nor trade practice shall act to modify any provision of the Agreement. The Agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of New York, without regard to conflict of laws rules. Any action relating to the Content, Site, the related Website Privacy Statement or this Agreement must be brought in the federal or state courts located in New York, and you hereby irrevocably consent to the jurisdiction of such courts. Any cause of action you may have with respect to the Content, Site, the related Website Privacy Statement or this Agreement must be commenced within one (1) year after the claim or cause of action arose, or it is barred. This Agreement and the related Website Privacy Statement contain the entire agreement of the parties relating to the Site and supersedes all existing agreements and all other oral, written or other communication between the parties concerning its subject matter. You agree to use the Content and Site only for lawful purposes. You are prohibited from any use of the Content or Site that would constitute an illegal offense, give rise to liability or otherwise violate any applicable local, state, national or international law or regulation.
WEBSITE PRIVACY STATEMENT
Your privacy is important to New York Therapy Animals. We value you, as a user of the Site, and will take measures to protect the personally identifiable information (“Personal Information”), if any, provided by and collected from you as you use the Site.
What Information Does New York Therapy Animals Collect About Site Visitors?
The Site is not intended or designed to have individual visitors submit their Personal Information. However, the Site collects some information about use of the Site. Whenever you interact with the Site, we and our service providers receive and store certain types of information. For example, we may use “cookies” or other Site usage tools to obtain information when your web browser accesses the Site. A cookie is an alphanumeric identifier, which we transfer to your computer via your Web browser and store on your computer’s hard drive. On most web browsers you will find a “help” section on the toolbar. Please refer to this section for information on how to receive notification when you are receiving a new cookie, and how to turn cookies off.
Links to Third-Party Sites
You may be able to access third party websites through links available on the Site. You understand and agree that your use of such third-party sites will be governed by the privacy policies of those sites and not by this Website Privacy Statement. The New York Therapy Animals Parties will not be responsible for the actions of the operators of such third-party websites.
The Site is not intended for use by children under the age of 13. As mentioned above, the Site is also not intended or designed to have individual visitors of any age submit their Personal Information. New York Therapy Animals encourages parents and legal guardians to monitor their children’s Internet usage and to instruct their children to never provide information on any website without permission from their parents or legal guardians.