You agree that your use of the Service is solely for your own personal, non-commercial purposes and benefit and, if applicable, for your employer’s own non-commercial purposes and benefit. You may not reproduce, recompile, decompile, disassemble, reverse engineer, distribute, publish, display, perform, modify, upload to, create derivative works from, download, or in any way exploit any part of the Service, except as set forth in the TOU or as explicitly specified in the Service. You may download material from the Service and/or make a reasonable number of copies of the material from the Service for your own, personal non-commercial use and benefit and if applicable, your employer’s own non-commercial purposes and benefit, provided that you retain all copyright and other proprietary notices. The Service and the information contained therein may not be used to construct a database of any kind. Nor may the Service be stored (in its entirety or in any party) in databases for access by you or any third party to distribute any database services containing all or part of the Service.
When using the Service, including but not limited to the sharing functions, you shall not send, submit, upload, post, or other otherwise make available any material that
- infringes any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright or other proprietary rights of any party
- is unlawful, harassing, libelous, offensive, obscene, hateful, pornographic, violent, insulting, threatening, abusive, misleading, deceptive, or racially, ethnically, or otherwise objectionable
- contains any commercial, promotional, or solicitation information
- contains software viruses, worms, or any other harmful, invasive, or corrupted files, including but not limited to those designed to interrupt, destroy, or limit the functionality of any computer; or
- contains personally identifiable information of another person.
3. Intellectual Property
The Service is protected by copyrights, trademarks, service marks, international treaties, and/or other proprietary rights and laws of the U.S. and other countries. The Service is also protected as a collective work or compilation under U.S. copyright and other laws and treaties. All individual articles, columns and other elements making up the Service are also copyrighted works. You agree to abide by all applicable copyright and other laws, as well as any additional copyright notices or restrictions contained in the Service. You acknowledge that the Service has been developed, compiled, prepared, revised, selected, and arranged by us and others, through the application of methods and standards of judgment developed and applied through the expenditure of substantial time, effort, and money and constitutes valuable intellectual property of us and such others. You agree to protect the proprietary rights of us and all others having rights in the Service, including, but not limited to GBCHealth and its associate partners, during and after the term of this agreement and to comply with all reasonable written requests made by us or our partners, suppliers, licensors, and owners of content, copyrights, trademarks, or otherwise (“Suppliers”) to protect their and others’ contractual, statutory, and common law rights in the Service.
4. Linking And Framing
You may not frame this Website or any portion or page of this Website. You may not archive, cache, or mirror any page or portion of a page of this Website. You may not include a link(s) on your website to this Website, or any page or portion of the Website, without our written permission.
5. Disclaimer Of Warranties/Limitations On Liability
(a) You agree that your use of the service is at your sole risk and acknowledge that all information contained in the service is provided “as is” and “as available,” and that we make no warranty of any kind, express or implied, as to the service, including, but not limited to, merchantability, non- infringement, title, or fitness for a particular purpose or use.
(b) We do not warrant that the Service is compatible with your equipment or that the Service, or email sent by us or our representative, is free of errors or viruses, worms or “Trojan horses,” or any other harmful, invasive, or corrupted files, and is not liable for any damage you may suffer as a result of such destructive features. You agree that we and our respective owners, members, agents, directors, officers, employees, representatives, affiliates, successors, and assigns shall have no responsibility or liability for:
- any injury or damages, whether caused by our negligence or that of our respective owners, members, agents, directors, officers, employees, representatives, affiliates, successors, and assigns or otherwise arising in connection with the Service and shall not be liable for any lost profits, losses, punitive, incidental, or consequential damages, or any claim against us; or
- any fault, inaccuracy, omission, delay, or any other failure in the Service caused by your computer equipment or arising from your use of the Service on such equipment.
(c) The content of other websites, services, goods, or advertisements that may be linked to or from the Service is not maintained or controlled by us. We are therefore not responsible for the availability, content, or accuracy of other websites, services, or goods that may be linked to or from the Service. We do not:
- make any warranty, express or implied, with respect to the use of the links provided on, or to, the Service;
- guarantee the accuracy, completeness, usefulness or adequacy of any other websites, services, or goods, that may be linked to or from the Service; or
- make any endorsement, express or implied, of any other websites, services, or goods, that may be linked to or from the Service. For the avoidance of doubt, this paragraph covers websites linked to or from the Service. Any statements, opinions, or other information made available by third parties, including users, are solely those of the respective author(s) or distributor(s).
(d) We are also not responsible for the reliability or continued availability of the telephone lines, wireless services, communications media, and equipment you use to access the Service. You understand that we and/or Suppliers to the Service may choose at any time to inhibit or prohibit our or their content from being accessed under the TOU, even if you have already begun participating in a particular activity or utilizing a particular feature. You agree that your participation in a particular activity or utilizing a particular feature of the Service does not guarantee that your application for a grant, etc. will be accepted or that you will be awarded a grant, etc. Anything to the contrary herein set forth notwithstanding, we and our respective owners, members, agents, directors, officers, employees, representatives, affiliates, successors, and assigns shall not, directly or indirectly, be liable, in any way, to you or any other person for any:
- inaccuracies or errors in or omissions from the Service;
- delays, errors, or interruptions in the transmission or delivery of the Service; or
- loss or damage therefrom or occasioned thereby, or by any reason of non-performance.
Under no circumstances, including but not limited to negligence, shall we or our respective owners, members, agents, directors, officers, employees, representatives, affiliates, successors, and assignees be liable to you or any third party for direct, indirect, incidental, consequential, special, punitive, or exemplary damages even if we have been advised specifically of the possibility of such damages, arising from use of or inability to use the service or any links or items on the service or any provision of the TOU. Applicable law may not allow the limitation or exclusion of liability or incidental or consequential damages.
(f) In the event you have a dispute with one or more users of the Website, you release us and our respective owners, members, agents, directors, officers, employees, representatives, affiliates, successors, and assignees from any claims, damages, liabilities, costs, and expenses, including reasonable attorney’s and expert’s fees, arising out of or in connection with such dispute.
You agree, at your own expense, to indemnify, defend and hold us and our respective owners, members, agents, directors, officers, employees, representatives, affiliates, successors, and assigns against any claim, suit, action or other proceeding, from and against any and all claims, damages, liabilities, costs, and expenses, including reasonable attorney’s and expert’s fees, arising out of or in connection with the Service, or any links on the Service, including, but not limited:
(a) any breach or violation of the TOU by you or someone using your computer;
(b) material entered into or transmitted through the Service with the use of your computer;
(c) your use or someone using your computer’s use of the Service;
(d) a claim that any use of the Service by you or someone using your computer infringes any Intellectual Property Right of any third party, or any right of privacy or publicity, is libelous or defamatory, or otherwise results in injury or damage to any third party; or
(e) any deletions, additions, insertions or alterations to, or any unauthorized use of, the Service by you or someone using your computer. You agree to pay any and all costs, damages, and expenses, including, but not limited to, reasonable attorneys’ fees and costs awarded against or otherwise incurred by or in connection with or arising from any such claim, suit, action, or proceeding attributable to any such claim. We reserve the right, at our own expense, to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter otherwise subject to indemnification by you, in which event you will fully cooperate with us in asserting any available defense.
8. Electronic Communications
When you visit this Website and when you communicate with us electronically, you consent to receive communications from us electronically and electronically to sign documents. You agree that all notices, disclosures, and other communications we provide to you electronically shall satisfy any legal requirement that such communications be in writing. You agree that you have the ability to store such electronic communications such that they remain accessible to you in an unchanged form. We will retain a copy of any agreement or document you sign electronically, including through this Website, and you are responsible for retaining a copy of any agreement or document you sign electronically, including through this Website.
You may not use any of our trademarks, trade names, service marks, copyrights, or logos, or our licensors’, the Covered Entities’, or their licensors’ trademarks, trade names, service marks, copyrights, or logos, including without limitation, ABCHealth; GBCHealth; UNECA; Dangote; Aliko Dangote Foundation; IC Publications, in any manner that creates the impression that such items
(a) belong to or are associated with you or indicate the sponsorship or approval of us, our licensors, any Covered Entity, or their licensors; or
(b) except as otherwise provided herein, are used with our, our licensors’, the Covered Entities’, or their licensors’ consent, and you acknowledge that you have no ownership rights in or to any of such items.