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Planned Parenthood Federation of America, a separate 501(c)(3) organization, is not responsible for the Web Site or the content posted on it.
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1. Copyright, Copying, Trademark, and Ownership
The Action Fund owns the URL, https://www.plannedparenthoodaction.org/, the Providers own the copyright(s) to the entire Web Site except that PPADMV owns the copyright to this Webpage. Certain articles or materials within the Web Site are also separately copyrighted by the Action Fund or by others, including other Planned Parenthood entities, as indicated. All rights reserved. If you find these materials useful, you may download, print out, or send a copy to others so long as each copy indicates the appropriate copyright notice and is used only for personal use. It is expressly prohibited, however, to reprint or electronically reproduce any text, document, graphic, or audio or visual material for bulk or commercial use. For special copyright permissions, please write to: the Planned Parenthood Public Information Department, 123 William St, New York, NY 10038.
Planned Parenthood® and its logo of nested "Ps" are registered service marks of Planned Parenthood Federation of America, Inc.
2. Disclaimer of Endorsement
3. Information Obtained Through the Action Fund Web Site Does Not Constitute Medical, Legal, or Other Professional Advice
THE INFORMATION CONTAINED IN THE WEB SITE OR TRANSMITTED TO YOU ELECTRONICALLY IN RESPONSE TO A MESSAGE FROM YOU IS NOT INTENDED NOR IMPLIED TO CONSTITUTE MEDICAL ADVICE, DIAGNOSIS, OR TREATMENT. ALWAYS VISIT OR SPEAK TO A QUALIFIED HEALTH SERVICE PROVIDER IN PERSON PRIOR TO STARTING ANY NEW TREATMENT OR WITH ANY QUESTIONS YOU MAY HAVE REGARDING A MEDICAL CONDITION. THE WEB SITE DOES NOT DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY PRACTICE MEDICINE OR DISPENSE MEDICAL ADVICE AS PART OF THIS SERVICE.
IN ADDITION, NOTHING CONTAINED IN THE WEB SITE IS INTENDED TO BE OR CONSTITUTES LEGAL ADVICE, AND USERS SHOULD ALWAYS SEEK THE ADVICE OF AN APPROPRIATE ATTORNEY OR OTHER PROFESSIONAL REGARDING INDIVIDUAL QUESTIONS OR CONCERNS OF A LEGAL OR PROFESSIONAL NATURE.
4. Disclaimer of Warranty and Liability
THE PROVIDERS ASSUME NO LIABILITY FOR ANY DIAGNOSIS, TREATMENT, DECISION MADE, OR ACTION TAKEN IN RELIANCE UPON INFORMATION CONTAINED IN THE WEB SITE OR ANY OTHER INTERNET SITES LINKED TO IT IN ANY WAY. THE PROVIDERS DO NOT ASSUME ANY RESPONSIBILITY OR RISK FOR YOUR USE OF THE WEB SITE OR THE INTERNET.
Furthermore, the Providers do not make any express or implied warranties, representations, or endorsements whatsoever in connection with the Web Site, other websites accessed by "hyperlink," or the Internet generally (including without limitation, warranties of title or non-infringement, or the implied warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose). You understand that, except for information, products, or services clearly identified as being supplied by one of the Providers, neither of the Providers reviews, operates, or controls any material, information, products, or services on https://www.plannedparenthoodaction.org/ pages or on the Internet, including electronic transmissions from Users or materials connected to the Web Site through "hyperlinks," in any way.
Unless stated otherwise, all the people shown in the photographs on https://www.plannedparenthoodaction.org are models. Their photos were chosen based solely for aesthetic reasons. Other than that, the people in these pictures have no connection to the Providers, or any of the topics discussed on the Web Site.
In no event shall the Providers or PPADMV be liable for any injury, loss, claim, damage, or any incidental or consequential damages arising either directly or indirectly out of or in any way connected with the Web Site or the Webpage, or any failure or delay in updating or including any materials on the Web Site or the Webpage, or any use of or inability to use any materials on the Web Site or Webpage, even if the Providers or PPADMV have been advised of the possibility of such damages. (Some states do not allow the exclusion of implied warranties or the limitation or exclusion of liability for incidental and consequential damages, so the above exclusions may not apply to you.)
5. Waiver of Responsibility for Defective or Contaminated Materials
Although the Providers and PPADMV make every effort to ensure the correctness of data, the Action Fund and PPADMV disclaim responsibility for any errors or omissions, such as unintended technical inaccuracies or typographical errors, in the materials. You also understand that the Providers and PPADMV cannot and do not guarantee or warrant that files available for downloading through the service will be free of "infection" or "viruses," "worms," "Trojan horses," or other code that manifest contaminating or destructive properties. Users are responsible for implementing sufficient procedures and checkpoints to satisfy their particular requirements for accuracy of data input and output, and for maintaining a means external to the Web Site for the reconstruction of any lost data. Use of the Web Site and the Internet generally is at the User's own risk.
6. Legal Actions
These terms and conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the state of New York, U.S.A, and you agree to submit to the personal jurisdiction of the courts of the state of New York. In the event that any portion of these terms and conditions is deemed by a court to be invalid, the remaining provisions shall remain in full force and effect. You agree that regardless of any statute or law to the contrary, any claim or cause of action arising out of or related to the Web Site or the Webpage, or the use of the Web Site or Webpage, must be filed within one year after such claim or cause of action arose and must be filed in a court in New York, New York, U.S.A.
7. User Rules
In order to maintain an informative and valuable service that meets the needs of the viewers and avoids harm to others, it is necessary to establish and for you to follow these User Rules:
A. THE USER MAY DOWNLOAD, PRINT, OR TRANSMIT INFORMATION FROM THE WEB SITE OR WEBPAGE FOR PERSONAL, PRIVATE USE. HOWEVER, THE USER MUST MAKE SURE THAT PROPER COPYRIGHT NOTICE IS AFFIXED TO EACH COPY TRANSMITTED OR PRINTED AND IN NO CASE MAY THE MATERIALS BE REPRODUCED IN BULK OR FOR COMMERCIAL USE WITHOUT EXPRESS, WRITTEN PERMISSION FROM PLANNED PARENTHOOD PUBLIC INFORMATION DEPARTMENT 123 WILLIAM ST, NEW YORK, NY 10038.
B. Users may not post or transmit any message that is libelous or defamatory, or violates any other person's copyrights, privacy rights, trademarks, trade secrets, or rights in other confidential information. The User indemnifies all Planned Parenthood entities for any and all damages suffered by third parties as a result of the User's violation of this term.
C. Users may not post or transmit any message, data, image, or program with the intent to threaten the safety of others and/or with the effect of causing a reasonable person to perceive a threat to his or her safety.
D. Users may not use the Web Site or Webpage to disseminate statements or materials that are abusive, destructive, harmful, or threatening to the safety of others.
E. Users may not interfere with other Users' use of the Web Site or Webpage, including, without limitation, disrupting the normal flow or use of the service.
F. Users may not post or transmit any file which contains "viruses," "worms," "Trojan horses," or any other contaminating or destructive features.
G. The Providers and PPADMV reserve the right to reproduce and distribute part or all of a message you post on the Web Site without any compensation to you.
H. The Providers and PPADMV reserve the right to block any User who it deems in its sole discretion to have violated these terms and conditions and to remove, at its sole discretion, any statements or materials posted on or transmitted via the Web Site or Webpage.
8. Digital Millennium Copyright Act Notices
As required by Section 512(c)(2) of Title 17 of the United States Code, if you believe that any material on the Web Site or Webpage infringes your copyright, you must send a notice of claimed infringement to the Providers’ Designated Agent at the following address:
Name of Agent Designated to Receive
Notification of Claimed Infringement: General Counsel
Full Address of Designated Agent to which
Notification Should be Sent:
c/o Office of the General Counsel
Planned Parenthood Action Fund, Inc.
123 William Street
New York, NY 10038
Telephone Number of Designated Agent: 212-541-7800
Facsimile Number of Designated Agent: 212-868-4677
E-mail Address of Designated Agent: [email protected]
To be effective, Section 512(c)(3)(A) of Title 17 of the United States Code requires that your notification of claimed infringement be a written communication and that it include each of the following elements:
A physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.
A description of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed, or if more than one work is covered by the notice of claimed infringement, a description of each work.
A description of the infringing activity or of the work that is claimed to be infringing and information about the location on this Web Site or Webpage (or, if the infringing information is located on another Website linked to through this Web Site, information about the location of the link or reference on this Web Site or Webpage) where the alleged infringement is occurring that is reasonably sufficient to allow us to locate the infringing material.
Sufficient information to allow us to contact you, including your name, address, telephone number and, if available, your e-mail address.
A statement by you that you have a good faith belief that use of the material in the manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent or the law.
A statement by you that the information in the notice of claimed infringement is accurate and, under penalty of perjury, that you are authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.
SMS/MMS Policy for General Updates
The Providers offer an optional text messaging service to supporters, allowing for short communications regarding relevant and timely events, advocacy calls to action, and campaign opportunities. SMS alerts are available on AT&T, Verizon Wireless, Sprint, T-Mobile®, U.S. Cellular®, Nextel, Virgin Mobile, and others. Message frequency varies.
We collect mobile phone numbers and consent to send messages when you text message the Providers’ SMS number(s) with a short code (such as PP ACTION), sign up via website forms, or register at a related event. Message and data rates may apply. User will receive 1 SMS per request, and will receive SMS MT if the device does not support MMS.
For general text message updates from the Action Fund, text PP ACTION to 22422. If you wish to unsubscribe from text messages at any time, simply text message STOP to 22422. Text HELP to 22422 with any questions or concerns. You can re-subscribe at any time by texting PP ACTION to 22422.