1.1 This agreement governs your use of the rippehealth.com
Web site. Additional terms and conditions of use applicable to specific
areas of the Web site may also be posted in such areas and, together
with this agreement, govern your use of those areas. This agreement,
together with any such additional term and conditions, are referred
to as “this Agreement.”
1.2 Rippe Health reserves the right,
in its discretion, to change or modify all or any part of this Agreement
at any time, effective immediately upon notice published on the
Web site. Your continued use of the Web site constitutes your binding
acceptance of these terms and conditions, including any changes
or modifications made by Rippe Health as permitted above. If at
any time the terms and conditions of this Agreement are no longer
acceptable to you, you should immediately cease all use of the Web
2. Use of Content
2.1 You acknowledge that the Web
site contains information, photographs, audio and video clips, graphics,
links and other material (collectively, the "Content")
that are protected by copyright, trademark or other proprietary
rights of Rippe Health or third parties. All Content on the Web
site is copyrighted as a collective work of Rippe Health pursuant
to applicable copyright law. You agree to comply with any additional
copyright notices, information, or restrictions contained in any
Content available on or accessed through the Web site.
2.2 You may not modify, publish,
transmit, transfer or sell, reproduce, create derivative works from,
distribute, perform, display, or in any way exploit any of the Content,
in whole or in part, except as expressly permitted in this Agreement.
2.3 You may download or copy the
Content only for your own personal use, provided that you maintain
all copyright and other notices contained in such Content. You shall
not store electronically any significant portion of any Content,
except as expressly permitted by the copyright laws. No copying,
storage, redistribution or publication of any Content is permitted
without the express permission of Rippe Health.
3. No Endorsement
The Web site may contain links to sites on the Internet, which are
owned and operated by third parties (the "External Sites").
You acknowledge that Rippe Health is not responsible for the availability
of, or the content located on or through, any External Site. You
should contact the site administrator or Webmaster for those External
Sites if you have any concerns regarding such links or the content
located on such External Sites.
4. Termination of Service
Rippe Health may change, suspend or discontinue all or any aspect
of the Web site at any time, including the availability of any feature,
database, or Content without prior notice or liability.
5. DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES; LIMITATION
5.1 NEITHER Rippe Health NOR ANY
PROVIDER OF THIRD PARTY CONTENT OR THEIR RESPECTIVE AGENTS WARRANTS
THAT THE Web site WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR FREE; NOR DOES
Rippe Health ANY THIRD PARTY CONTENT PROVIDER, OR THEIR RESPECTIVE
AGENTS MAKE ANY WARRANTY AS TO THE RESULTS TO BE OBTAINED FROM USE
OF THE Web site OR THE CONTENT. THE Web site AND THE CONTENT ARE
DISTRIBUTED ON AN "AS IS, AS AVAILABLE" BASIS. Rippe Health
DOES NOT MAKE ANY WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED,
INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, WARRANTIES OF TITLE OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES
OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, WITH RESPECT
TO THE Web site. YOU EXPRESSLY AGREE THAT THE ENTIRE RISK AS TO
THE QUALITY AND PERFORMANCE OF THE Web site AND THE ACCURACY OR
COMPLETENESS OF THE CONTENT IS ASSUMED SOLELY BY YOU.
5.2 Rippe Health SHALL NOT BE LIABLE
FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES
ARISING OUT OF THE USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE THE Web site, EVEN
IF Rippe Health HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.
5.3 SOME STATES DO NOT ALLOW EXCLUSION
OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL
OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS
MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. IN SUCH STATES, THE LIABILITY OF Rippe Health
SHALL BE LIMITED TO THE GREATEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
This Agreement shall be construed in accordance with the laws of
the State of Florida, and the parties irrevocably consent to bring
any action to enforce this Agreement in the federal or state courts
located in Orlando, FL. This Agreement constitutes the entire agreement
between the parties with respect to the subject matter hereof and
supersedes all previous written or oral agreements between the parties
with respect to such subject matter. If any inconsistency exists
between the terms of this agreement and any additional terms and
conditions posted on the Web site, such terms shall be interpreted
as to eliminate any inconsistency, if possible, and otherwise, the
additional terms and conditions shall control. Sections 2, 4 and
5 shall survive any termination of this Agreement as well as any
other provisions, which by their terms or sense are intended to
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Rippe Health believes that online privacy is crucial
for the ongoing success of the Internet as a service, commercial
and entertainment medium. We collect personal information from you
primarily to make using the Rippe Health Web site easier and more
satisfying. In registering for certain services offered by Rippe
Health you may be asked to provide your name, e-mail address, Zip
code or other information. Unless you designate otherwise, the personally
identifiable information you provide will be known only to you and
to Rippe Health We will always ask you before providing this information
to anyone else. If others want this information, including your
name or your e-mail address, we will provide it only if you give
us permission to do so.
Information gathered online can generally be categorized
as either anonymous or personally identifiable. Anonymous information
is information that cannot be traced back to a specific individual.
For example, Rippe Health, knows how many visitors arrive at its
Web site each day, but does not know the names, e-mail addresses
or gender of the people using the Web site.
Personally identifiable information is information
you provide that lets us know specific facts about you so that we
can customize the information Rippe Health delivers to you accordingly.
This information can include your name, e-mail address, Zip code,
age, etc. It is our belief that you will find it beneficial to provide
us with personal information so that your experience with rippehealth.com
is more satisfying.
Each time a visitor comes to the rippehealth.com Web
site, we collect some information to improve the overall quality
of the online experience, including product monitoring and product
improvement. At the rippehealth.com Web site, we collect the visitor's
domain name (e.g. whether the user is logged on from somewebsite.com
or rippehealth.com), referral data (e.g., we record the address
of the last URL a user visited prior to clicking through to the
rippehealth.com Web site), and browser and platform type (e.g.,
a Netscape browser on a Macintosh platform).
In addition to collecting these types of information,
we also count, track, and aggregate the visitor's activity into
our analysis of general traffic flows at our sites (e.g. tracking
where traffic comes from, how traffic flows within the Ask Jeeves
properties, etc.). To these ends, we may merge information about
you into group data, which may then be shared on an aggregated basis
with our clients and or advertisers; but Rippe Health will not disclose
your individual identity or personal data without your permission.
When Rippe Health does present aggregated information to outside
companies, no one will be able to identify or contact you.
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All editorial content and graphics on this site are protected by
U.S. copyright and international treaties and may not be copied
without the express permission of Rippe Health which reserves all
rights. Re-use of any of rippehealth.com editorial content and graphics
online for any purpose is strictly prohibited. The materials from
Rippe Health's site is available for informational uses offline
only, provided the content and/or graphics are not modified in any
way, all copyright and other notices on any copy are retained, and
permission is granted by Rippe Health.
The HTML and code used to generate the rippehealth.com. Web site,
and associated files are covered by the same copyright.
Contact Rippe Health for more information.
HIPAA Notice of Privacy Practices
Effective Date: 06/01/08
HIPAA Notice of Privacy Practices
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