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By accessing the ‘Survivor Stories’ section of this web site and any other Sections or subjects of this web site you accept all the Terms and Conditions of the User Agreement.

You understand that all information, data, text, photographs, graphics, messages, or other materials ("Content") publicly posted is the sole responsibility of the person from which such content originated. This means that you, bear all risks and liabilities for all Content that you post, email, transmit or otherwise make available via the service. You agree to not use the service to:

1. upload, email, transmit or otherwise make available any Content that infringes any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright or other proprietary rights ("Rights") of any party;
2. upload, email, transmit or otherwise make available any unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, promotional materials, "junk mail," "spam," "chain letters," "pyramid schemes," or any other form of solicitation. (Submitting the same note more than once can be considered "spam" or "spamming");
3. upload, email, transmit or otherwise make available any material that contains software viruses or any other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunications equipment;
4. upload, email, transmit or otherwise make available any Content that is unlawful, harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, tortuous, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, libelous, invasive of another's privacy, hateful, or racially, ethnically or otherwise objectionable;
5. impersonate any person or entity, including, but not limited to, a forum leader, guide or host, or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with a person or entity;
8. intentionally or unintentionally violate any applicable local, state, national or international law;

You acknowledge that www.prostatecancerpatients.org and its designees shall have the right (but not the obligation) in their sole discretion to refuse, move, edit, or delete any Content that is submitted. www.prostatecancerpatients.org and its designees shall have the right to remove any Content regardless of whether such communication(s) violate the User Agreement. You agree that you must evaluate, and bear all risks associated with, the use of any Content, including any reliance on the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of such Content.

You acknowledge and agree that www.prostatecancerpatients.org may preserve Content and may also disclose Content if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such preservation or disclosure is reasonably necessary to: (a) comply with legal process; (b) enforce the User Agreement; (c) respond to claims that any Content violates the rights of third-parties; or (d) protect the rights, property, or personal safety of ACS, its users and the public.

User Submissions

By submitting communications or content to any part of this Site where such content would be viewable by the public (e.g. posting on a public forum/bulletin board or public chat or other public communication), you agree that such submission is non-confidential for all purposes. Any submission to this Web site will be deemed and remain the property of www.prostatecancerpatients.org. You grant--or warrant that the owner of such content has expressly granted www.prostatecancerpatients.org a royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, world-wide non exclusive license to use, reproduce, create derivative works from, modify, publish, edit, translate, distribute, perform and display the communication or content in any media or medium, or any form, format, or forum now known or hereafter developed.

Modifications to the Service

www.prostatecancerpatients.org reserves the right at any time to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, the Service (or any part thereof) with or without notice. You agree that www.prostatecancerpatients.org shall not be liable to you or to any third party for any modification, suspension, or discontinuance of the Service.

Termination

You agree that www.prostatecancerpatients.org, in its sole discretion, may terminate your participation, or use of this Service, and remove and discard any content within the Service, for any reason, including, without limitation, for lack of use or if www.prostatecancerpatients.org believes that you have violated or acted inconsistently with the letter or spirit of this user agreement. You agree that any termination of your access may be effected without prior notice, and acknowledge and agree that www.prostatecancerpatients.org may immediately deactivate or delete your account and all related information and files in your account and/or bar further access to such files or the service. Further, you agree that www.prostatecancerpatients.org shall not be liable to you or any third-party for any termination of your access to the Service.

Medical Disclaimer

You acknowledge that the information on the Website is provided "as is" for general information only. It is not intended as medical advice, and should not be relied upon as a substitute for consultations with qualified health professionals who are familiar with your individual medical needs.

Disclaimer of Warranty

www.prostatecancerpatients.org makes no warranties of any kind regarding this Website, including but not limited to any warranty of accuracy, completeness, currency, reliability, merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose, or any warranty that these pages, or the server that makes them available, are free of viruses or other harmful elements, and such warranties are expressly disclaimed.

Limitation of Liability

You agree that you will hold harmless www.prostatecancerpatients.org and its officers, directors, employees, and volunteers from all claims arising out of or related to your access or use of, or your inability to access or use, this Website or the information contained in this Website or other websites to which it is linked. This includes, but is not limited to, information or materials viewed or downloaded from this Website or another website to which it is linked that appear to you or are construed by you to be obscene, offensive, defamatory, or that infringe upon your intellectual property rights. In no event will www.prostatecancerpatients.org or the contributors of information to this Website be liable to you or anyone else for any decision made or action taken by you in reliance on such information or for any consequential, special or similar damages, even if advised of the possibility of such damages.

Endorsements

You acknowledge that the opinions and recommendations contained in this Website are not necessarily those of the www.prostatecancerpatients.org or endorsed by www.prostatecancerpatients.org. www.prostatecancerpatients.org may provide links on the Website to other websites which are not under the control of www.prostatecancerpatients.org. In general, any website which has an address (or URL) which does not contain "cancer.org" is such a website. These links are provided for convenience of reference only and are not intended as an endorsement by www.prostatecancerpatients.org of the organization or individual operating the website or a warranty of any type regarding the website or the information on the website.