Terms of Use

Terms of Use Agreement

Introduction

Welcome to the Advanced Periodontics & Implant Dentistry website. Advanced Periodontics & Implant Dentistry created and maintains this website (“Site”) to provide general information to and communicate better with physicians, patients, investors and others who may be interested in learning more about Advanced Periodontics & Implant Dentistry and the products and services it offers. You may use this Site, provided you comply with these terms and conditions. The following Terms of Use form a legal agreement (“Agreement”) between you, Advanced Periodontics & Implant Dentistry and its related parent and subsidiaries. By accessing, browsing, and/or otherwise using this Site, you acknowledge that you have read, understood, and agreed to be bound by this Agreement. If you do not agree to follow and be bound by these Terms of Use, you may not copy, use or download materials from this Site.

These Terms and Conditions May Change

Advanced Periodontics & Implant Dentistry 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 Agreement as changed. For this reason, we encourage you to review this Agreement every time you use this Site. Copyright Notice and Limited License Everything you see and hear on this Site, including, for example, all of the text, directories, photographs, illustrations, graphics, audio clips, video clips and audio-video clips (the “Content”), is copyrighted under United States law and applicable international copyright laws and treaty provisions. The copyrights in the Content are owned by Advanced Periodontics & Implant Dentistry or by third parties who have licensed their materials to Advanced Periodontics & Implant Dentistry. The entire Content of this website is copyrighted as a collective work under United States law and applicable international copyright laws and treaties. Advanced Periodontics & Implant Dentistry owns the copyright in the selection, coordination, arrangement and enhancement of the Content. Permission is granted to display, copy, distribute, and download the Content on this Site for personal, noncommercial use only, provided you do not modify the materials and that you retain all copyright and other proprietary notices contained in the Content. You may not, however, distribute, copy, reproduce, display, republish, download, or transmit any Content on this Site for commercial use without prior written approval of Advanced Periodontics & Implant Dentistry. You may not “mirror” any Content contained on this Site on any other server without prior written permission from Advanced Periodontics & Implant Dentistry.

Trademark Notice

All of the trademarks, service marks and logos displayed on this Site (the “Trademark(s)”) are registered and unregistered trademarks of Advanced Periodontics & Implant Dentistry or third parties who have licensed their Trademarks to Advanced Periodontics & Implant Dentistry. Except as expressly stated in these terms and conditions, you may not reproduce, display or otherwise use any Trademark without first obtaining written permission from Advanced Periodontics & Implant Dentistry.

Links to Other Websites

This Site may contain hyperlinks to websites that are not operated by Advanced Periodontics & Implant Dentistry. These hyperlinks are provided for your reference and convenience only, and do not imply any endorsement of the material or services provided on these third-party websites or any association with their operators. Advanced Periodontics & Implant Dentistry does not review or control these websites and is not responsible for their content. Advanced Periodontics & Implant Dentistry expressly disclaims any responsibility for the content of any third-party websites linked to our Site or the products or services of such third party. These third- party websites (and the websites to which they link) may contain information that is inaccurate, incomplete or outdated. Advanced Periodontics & Implant Dentistry does not make any representations regarding the content or accuracy of materials on such websites or the products or services of any third party operating such websites. You access and use these websites (and the websites to which they link) solely at your own risk.

No Professional Advice

The information provided on this Site is not intended nor recommended as a substitute for professional medical advice. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified health provider regarding any medical condition or treatment. Nothing contained on this Site is intended to be for medical diagnosis or treatment.

User Content and Communications

Other than personal information, which is covered under the Advanced Periodontics & Implant Dentistry Privacy Policy, any information you transmit or post to the Site shall be considered non-confidential and non-proprietary. Advanced Periodontics & Implant Dentistry does not claim ownership of any information or material you transmit, distribute, post, communicate, or store on, to, or through the Site. However, by submitting or posting information on, to, or through the Site, you agree that Advanced Periodontics & Implant Dentistry shall be free in perpetuity to copy, disclose, distribute, incorporate, and otherwise use such information and all data, images, sounds, text, and other materials embodied therein for any and all commercial or non-commercial purposes. No compensation will be paid with respect to the use of this information.

You agree not to transmit, distribute, post, communicate, or store information or other material on, to, or through the Site that:

By using this Site, you understand and agree that Advanced Periodontics & Implant Dentistry may at any time monitor, review, use, or disclose any content or communication posted or transmitted by, to, or from you on the Site. You further understand and agree that Advanced Periodontics & Implant Dentistry may use or disclose any information related to you (including content or communications posted or transmitted on the Site) for any reason related to the operation of the Site, in order to investigate, prevent, or take action regarding activities that may be prohibited or unlawful, to exercise our legal rights under the Agreement, or otherwise to protect the rights and property of Advanced Periodontics & Implant Dentistry or any third party.

Prohibited Uses Generally

Without limiting the foregoing, you agree not to:

You further agree not to violate or attempt to violate the security of the Site, including, without limitation:

Notice of Copyright Infringement

Just as Advanced Periodontics & Implant Dentistry requires users to respect our copyrights, and those of our affiliates and partners, we respect the copyrights of others. If you believe in good faith that your copyrighted work has been reproduced on or linked from the Site without authorization in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please provide our designated Copyright Agent with the following information:

Advanced Periodontics & Implant Dentistry Copyright Agent for notice of claims of infringement can be contacted at:

Designated Copyright Agent
Advanced Periodontics & Implant Dentistry
45 Rockefeller Plaza #1803 NY NY 10111

Upon receipt of such a notice of claimed infringement (or any statement in conformance with 17 U.S.C. §512(c)(3)), Advanced Periodontics & Implant Dentistry will act in accordance with applicable law. United States law imposes substantial penalties for falsely submitting a notice of copyright infringement.

Void Where Prohibited

This Site and its contents, which are controlled and operated by Advanced Periodontics & Implant Dentistry from offices in the United States, are intended to comply with the laws and regulations in the United States. Although the information on this Site is accessible to users outside the United States, the information pertaining to Advanced Periodontics & Implant Dentistry products is intended for use only by residents of the United States. Other countries may have laws, regulatory requirements, and medical practices that differ from those in the United States. Those who choose to access this site from non-U.S. locations are responsible for compliance with local laws. Any offer for any product or service made on this Site is void where prohibited.

DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES

THIS WEBSITE IS PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS,” “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS, WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT POSSIBLE PURSUANT TO APPLICABLE LAW, ADVANCED PERIODONTICS & IMPLANT DENTISTRYDISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS, IMPLIED OR STATUTORY, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT OF THIRD- PARTY RIGHTS AND IMPLIED WARRANTIES ARISING FROM COURSE OF DEALING OR COURSE OF PERFORMANCE. WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, ADVANCED PERIODONTICS & IMPLANT DENTISTRYDOES NOT REPRESENT OR WARRANT THAT THIS WEBSITE WILL BE AVAILABLE AT ANY PARTICULAR TIME OR LOCATION OR THAT ITS OPERATION WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR FREE. ADVANCED PERIODONTICS & IMPLANT DENTISTRYDOES NOT REPRESENT OR WARRANT THAT THE CONTENT OF THIS SITE IS FREE OF VIRUSES, WORMS OR OTHER CODE THAT MAY MANIFEST CONTAMINATING OR DESTRUCTIVE PROPERTIES. IF YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITE OR THE MATERIALS RESULTS IN THE NEED FOR SERVICING OR REPLACING EQUIPMENT OR DATA, ADVANCED PERIODONTICS & IMPLANT DENTISTRYIS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR THOSE COSTS. USERS ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR PROTECTING THEMSELVES BY INSTALLING, UPDATING AND RUNNING ANTI-VIRUS PROGRAMS. INFORMATION PUBLISHED ON THIS WEBSITE MAY BE INCOMPLETE OR OUTDATED AND MAY CONTAIN INACCURACIES OR TYPOGRAPHICAL ERRORS. ADVANCED PERIODONTICS & IMPLANT DENTISTRYDOES NOT WARRANT OR MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS REGARDING THE USE, VALIDITY, ACCURACY, CURRENCY, RELIABILITY OR COMPLETENESS OF, OR THE RESULTS OF THE USE OF, OR OTHERWISE RESPECTING THIS WEBSITE OR ANY INFORMATION, MATERIALS, SERVICES, SOFTWARE, TEXT, GRAPHICS AND LINKS CONTAINED ON OR ACCESSED THROUGH THIS WEBSITE. BECAUSE SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT PERMIT THE EXCLUSION OF CERTAIN WARRANTIES, THESE EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. ADVANCED PERIODONTICS & IMPLANT DENTISTRYMAKES NO CLAIMS THAT THE MATERIALS ARE APPROPRIATE OR MAY BE DOWNLOADED OUTSIDE OF THE UNITED STATES. ACCESS TO THE MATERIALS MAY NOT BE LEGAL BY CERTAIN PERSONS OR IN CERTAIN COUNTRIES. IF YOU ACCESS THE WEBSITE FROM OUTSIDE OF THE UNITED STATES, YOU DO SO AT YOUR OWN RISK AND ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR COMPLIANCE WITH THE LAWS OF YOUR JURISDICTION.

LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

YOUR USE OF THIS SITE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES, SHALL ADVANCED PERIODONTICS & IMPLANT DENTISTRYOR ANY OF ITS RESPECTIVE DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, OR AGENTS BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT OR INDIRECT LOSSES OR DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH YOUR USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE THIS SITE OR YOUR RELIANCE ON ANY INFORMATION PROVIDED ON THIS SITE, EVEN IF ADVANCED PERIODONTICS & IMPLANT DENTISTRYHAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH LOSSES OR DAMAGES. THIS IS A COMPREHENSIVE LIMITATION OF LIABILITY THAT APPLIES TO ALL LOSSES AND DAMAGES OF ANY KIND WHATSOEVER, WHETHER DIRECT OR INDIRECT, GENERAL, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, EXEMPLARY OR OTHERWISE, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, LOSS OF DATA, REVENUE OR PROFITS. THIS LIMITATION OF LIABILITY APPLIES WHETHER THE ALLEGED LIABILITY IS BASED ON CONTRACT, NEGLIGENCE, TORT, STRICT LIABILITY OR ANY OTHER BASIS, AND EVEN IF AN AUTHORIZED REPRESENTATIVE OF ADVANCED PERIODONTICS & IMPLANT DENTISTRYHAS BEEN ADVISED OF OR SHOULD HAVE KNOWN OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. IF ANY PART OF THIS LIMITATION OF LIABILITY IS FOUND TO BE INVALID OR UNENFORCEABLE IN ANY JURISDICTION, ADVANCED PERIODONTICS & IMPLANT DENTISTRY'S LIABILITY IN SUCH JURISDICTION SHALL BE LIMITED TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.

Indemnification

YOU AGREE TO DEFEND, INDEMNIFY, AND HOLD HARMLESS ADVANCED PERIODONTICS & IMPLANT DENTISTRYAND THIRD PARTIES WHO CONTRIBUTE TO THE SITE FROM ANY LOSS, DAMAGE, OR COST (INCLUDING ATTORNEYS’ FEES) RESULTING FROM YOUR VIOLATION OF THIS AGREEMENT.

Choice of Law; Venue

This Agreement will be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of New York, without giving effect to its principles or rules of conflict of laws to the extent such principles or rules would require or permit the application of the laws of another jurisdiction. Venue shall lie in New York, New York.

Arbitration of Disputes

Any dispute arising out of or in connection with this Agreement will be referred to final and binding arbitration, to the exclusion of any other court, forum, or jurisdiction. Such arbitration will be conducted under the rules of the American Arbitration Association in effect from time to time. Advanced Periodontics & Implant Dentistry will appoint an arbitrator who shall appoint two additional arbitrators. The arbitrators shall agree on who will act as Chair. If the appointed arbitrators cannot agree on a Chair, the Chair will be appointed by the American Arbitration Association. The parties shall instruct such arbitrators to render a determination within three (3) months after their appointment. The place of arbitration will be New York, New York, and the arbitrator is bound to decide the arbitration in accordance with the substantive laws of New York. There will be no consolidation or joiner of any dispute subject to arbitration hereunder with any arbitration or legal proceeding involving third parties or other disputes between the parties hereto. It is expressly understood and agreed by the parties that the findings of the arbitrator(s) will be conclusive on them and their successors, heirs, and assigns and may be entered as a judgment in a court of record. The arbitrator(s) will have no authority to award punitive or exemplary damages or any other monetary damages not measured by the prevailing party’s actual damages, nor generally to make an award in equity. This section shall not prohibit any party from seeking injunctive relief from a court of competent jurisdiction in the event of a breach or prospective breach of this Agreement by the other party.

Severability and No Waiver

If any provision of this Agreement is held invalid or unenforceable by any court of competent jurisdiction, the other provisions of this Agreement shall remain in full force and effect. Any provision of this Agreement held invalid or unenforceable only in part or degree will remain in full force and effect to the extent not held invalid or unenforceable. No waiver of any term of this Agreement shall be deemed a further or continuing waiver of such term or any other term.

Entire Agreement

You agree that no joint venture, partnership, employment, or agency relationship exists between you and Advanced Periodontics & Implant Dentistry as a result of this Agreement or your access to and use of the Site. A printed version of the Agreement and of any notice given in electronic form shall be admissible in judicial or administrative proceedings based upon or relating to the Agreement to the same extent and subject to the same conditions as other business documents and records originally generated and maintained in printed form. The failure of Advanced Periodontics & Implant Dentistry to enforce any provisions of the Agreement or respond to a breach by you or other parties shall not in any way waive its right to enforce subsequently any terms or conditions of the Agreement or to act with respect to similar breaches. This Agreement and the Privacy Policy constitute the entire agreement between you and Advanced Periodontics & Implant Dentistry with respect to your access to and/or use of this Site and the Content and shall not be modified except by Advanced Periodontics & Implant Dentistry as provided herein or through a written document signed by both parties. Advanced Periodontics & Implant Dentistry may assign its rights and duties under this Agreement and the Privacy Policy to any party at any time without notice to or approval by you.

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