Welcome to Tethysbio.com (the “Site”). Please read these terms and conditions carefully before using this Site. By accessing or using the Site, you agree to be bound by these terms and conditions. The provision of information and services on this Site by the owners and operators of Tethysbio.com and their suppliers is subject to your agreement to the terms and conditions below.
Scope of These Terms
Tethys Bioscience, Inc. hosts the Tethys web site at which users can access various information about Tethys and our products and services. This User Agreement sets forth the terms and conditions governing the access and use of our site by you, the user. If you use our web site, you agree to comply with the applicable terms and conditions of this User Agreement.
Disclaimer of Content
This site provides information about our company, and the products and services we offer, including medical testing and services, and information about various health conditions.
The clinical information contained within the “Healthcare Professionals” section of our site is intended for the use of healthcare professionals. Healthcare professionals should exercise their own clinical judgment when using our content, tools or databases.
If you are a patient or healthcare consumer, you should not use information found on this Site to replace a relationship with your physician or other healthcare professional and should not rely on that information as professional medical advice. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified healthcare provider concerning questions you have regarding a medical condition, and before starting, stopping or modifying any treatment or medication. In the case of a health emergency, seek immediate assistance from emergency personnel. Never delay obtaining medical advice or disregard medical advice because of something you have or have not read on this site.
The information (including, without limitation, advice and recommendations) and services on this Site are intended solely as a general educational aid and are neither medical nor health care advice for any individual problem nor a substitute for medical or other professional advice and services from a qualified health care provider familiar with your medical history. Use of this Site, does not create a doctor-patient relationship. Nothing contained in this Site is intended to be used for medical diagnosis or treatment.
While Tethys attempts to keep all the information on the Site up-to-date, medical treatment and knowledge change quickly, and this Site should not be considered error-free or as a comprehensive source of all information on a particular topic. Tethys makes no warranties or representations as to the accuracy of the content of the Site, and assumes no responsibility for any consequences relating directly or indirectly to any action or inaction you take based upon the information and material on this Site. Your use of the Site is subject to the additional disclaimers and caveats that may appear throughout these terms and conditions and the Tethys Site. You assume the entire risk of loss in using this Site and materials contained in the Site.
Copyright, Trademarks and other Intellectual Property
Copyright, trademark, patent, and other applicable laws protect the services and materials appearing on the Site. All materials on the Site may be accessed, downloaded or printed for the noncommercial purpose of scientific or educational advancement or within the scope allowable by these terms and conditions. No other use of these materials may be made without express written permission of the operators of Tethys. Any unauthorized use of the words or images on this Site may violate copyright laws, trademark laws, the laws of privacy and publicity, and civil and criminal statutes.
The Site includes material that is derived in whole or in part from materials that are copyrighted, including the format and layout of the Site. The copyrights are owned by Tethys, or for licensed content, the content providers.
Tethysbio.com is owned by Tethys Bioscience, Inc. None of the names, trademarks, service marks and logos of Tethys appearing on this Site may be used in any advertising or publicity, or otherwise to indicate Tethys’ sponsorship of or affiliation with any product or service without express written permission of the operators of Tethys. Nothing contained on the Site should be construed as granting, by implication, estoppel, waiver or otherwise, any license or right of use to any trademark displayed on the Site without the written permission of the owners and operators of Tethysbio.com or the third party owner of the trademark, if any. This Site may contain other proprietary notices and copyright information, the terms of which must be observed and followed.
Right to Change Terms and Conditions
Tethys may, at any time and from time to time, change these terms and conditions. Any changes to these terms and conditions will be effective immediately upon posting of the changed terms and conditions on the Site. You agree to review these terms and conditions periodically, and use of the Site following any such change constitutes your agreement to follow and be bound by the terms and conditions as changed.
Links to Other Sites
When using our web site, you may sometimes click on links that take you to other web sites. These web sites are not operated by Tethys, and you may be required to agree to additional terms and conditions in order to access information or services from these web sites. IN PARTICULAR, WE DO NOT ACCEPT ANY LIABILITY ARISING OUT OF ANY ALLEGATION THAT ANY THIRD PARTY-OWNED CONTENT (WHETHER PUBLISHED ON THIS, OR ANY OTHER, WEB SITE) INFRINGES THE INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS OF ANY PERSON OR ANY LIABILITY ARISING OUT OF ANY INFORMATION OR OPINION CONTAINED ON SUCH THIRD PARTY WEB SITE OR CONTENT. If you link to third party sites from Tethys, we encourage you to consult the policy statements of each site you visit.
Advertising and Sponsorships
We do not accept paid advertisements or sponsorships on this Site.
Disclaimer of Warranties
ACCESS TO THE TETHYS WEB SITE AND ITS CONTENT ARE PROVIDED “AS IS.” TETHYS DOES NOT MAKE ANY WARRANTIES OR REPRESENTATIONS, EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, CONCERNING THE MERCHANTABILITY, QUALITY, NON INFRINGEMENT OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OF OUR WEB SITE OR ITS CONTENT. YOU ASSUME ALL RISK OF USE.
Limitation of Liability
TETHYS SHALL NOT BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANY THIRD PARTY FOR ANY DIRECT, SPECIAL, INDIRECT, CONSEQUENTIAL OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES INCURRED ARISING OUT OF THE USE OR THE INABILITY TO USE THIS WEB SITE, OR OUT OF ANY BREACH OF A REPRESENTATION OR WARRANTY, REGARDLESS OF THE TYPE OF CLAIM OR THE NATURE OF THE CAUSE OF ACTION, EVEN IF TETHYS HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGE OR LOSS.
IN NO EVENT SHALL TETHYS BE LIABLE FOR DAMAGES, FOR ANY CAUSE OR BASED ON ANY MATTERS ARISING FROM THIS AGREEMENT, IN EXCESS OF THE TOTAL AMOUNT PAID IN DURING THE PRECEDING TWELVE MONTHS OF SERVICE BY YOU TO TETHYS UNDER THIS AGREEMENT.
PLEASE NOTE THAT SOME JURISDICTIONS MAY NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES, SO SOME OF THE ABOVE EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. CHECK YOUR LOCAL LAWS FOR ANY RESTRICTIONS OR LIMITATIONS REGARDING THE EXCLUSION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES.
You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless Tethys and its suppliers and their respective affiliates, employees, officers, directors, agents, servants and representatives of each from any liability, loss, claim, suit, damage, and expense (including reasonable attorneys fees and expenses) related to (i) your violation of these terms and conditions and (ii) your posting of material to this Site.
These terms and conditions and the resolution of any dispute related to these terms and conditions shall be construed in accordance with the laws of the State of California. Any dispute between Tethys and you related to these terms and conditions shall be resolved exclusively by the state and federal courts of the State of California.
This Web site can be accessed from the United Stated and other countries worldwide. Since the laws of each State or country may differ, you agree that the statutes and laws of the State of California, without regard to any principles of conflicts of law, will apply to all matters relating to the use of this site.
Tethys makes no representation that material on this site is appropriate or available for use in other locations, and accessing them from territories where their content is illegal is prohibited. Those who choose to access the site from other locations do so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with local laws.
These terms and conditions are effective unless and until modified as noted above, or terminated, at any time, by Tethys. If, in the sole discretion of Tethys, you fail to comply with these terms and conditions, Tethys may terminate these terms and conditions without notice and deny you access to the Site.
Tethys Incorporated is headquartered in Emeryville, California in the United States of America.
Tethys Bioscience, Inc.
Attention: Web Manager
5858 Horton Street, Suite 280
Emeryville, CA 94608
Specific questions and comments should be directed to the appropriate department via our Contact Us page. While we make every effort to respond to all emails promptly, we cannot guarantee a response to every electronic communication.