Terms of Use

Access to and use of The Max Foundation Website is provided subject to these terms and conditions. Please read these terms carefully as use of this web site constitutes acceptance of these terms and conditions. You agree that your continued access and use of this site shall constitute your acceptance of the new terms.

Your Use of the Site

You may use or download content for research or educational purposes, or for your personal, noncommercial purposes, provided you keep unchanged all copyright and other notices with them. No other use of any content is permitted unless a specific use is expressly stated as to particular content.

You agree that you will make only lawful use of this site, and will use this site only in compliance with all federal, state and local laws and regulations. You agree that you will make no use of this site that violates anyone else’s rights, including copyright, trademark, patient, trade secret, privacy, publicity or other rights.

You agree that you will not upload, post, transmit, distribute or otherwise publish on or to this site any materials that contain a software virus or other harmful component. You agree that you will not publish any materials that contain advertising or commercial material of any kind. You agree that you will not publish any materials that are false, threatening, libelous, defamatory, pornographic, obscene or otherwise unlawful, or that violate any rights of privacy or publicity or any trademark, copyright, patent or other rights. You are solely responsible for the content of any material you publish. The Max Foundation is not responsible or liable for the conduct of any person using this site.

The Max Foundation may change, suspend, discontinue or remove any aspect of this site at any time, without prior notice, including the availability of any site feature, services or content or any material you have published. The Max Foundation may restrict your access to certain features, services or content at any time, without prior notice.

Medical Disclaimer

The information and advice contained in or made available through The Max Foundation Website (including, but not limited to, message boards, text files, chat rooms) is not intended to replace the services of a trained health professional or to be a substitute for medical advice of physicians. The user should consult a physician in all matters relating to his or her health, and particularly in respect to any symptoms that may require diagnosis or medical attention. The Max Foundation provides links and information but makes no representations or warranties with respect to any information offered or provided within or through The Max Foundation Website regarding treatment, action, or application of medication. Neither The Max Foundation, nor any of its partners will be liable for any direct, indirect, consequential, special, exemplary, or other damages arising there from.

Materials Used on Website

The materials included on the Max Foundation Website have been compiled by The Max Foundation from a variety of sources, and are subject to change without notice. The Max Foundation reserves the right at any time and from time-to-time to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, the Web site (or any part thereof) with or without notice. You agree that The Max Foundation shall not be liable to your or to any third party for any modification, suspension or discontinuance of the service.

Third Party Content

The Max Foundation may provide content of third parties as a service to those interested in this information. The Max Foundation generally does not monitor, approve or have any control over any third party content. The Max Foundation does not guarantee, endorse or adopt the accuracy or completeness of any third party content. The Max Foundation is not responsible for updating or reviewing third party content. You use third party content at your own risk.

Links

Please note that this site is linked to other sites which may have different terms of use. Please refer to those sites for the appropriate information. The Max Foundation provides links to other sites for your convenience and for your reference only. These links are not intended as an endorsement by The Max Foundation of the information contained on these web sites of the individual(s) operating these web sites(s).

Accuracy

While making reasonable efforts to ensure that all information in this site is accurate and up to date, The Max Foundation makes no representation or warranty of the accuracy, reliability, or completeness of the information.

Limitation of Liability and Exclusion of Warranty

THIS SITE IS PROVIDED AS IS, AND YOUR USE OF IT IS EXCLUSIVELY AT YOUR OWN RISK. THE MAX FOUNDATION MAKES NO WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, ABOUT THE USE OF THIS SITE OR THE MATERIALS IN IT, AND DISCLAIMS ANY EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTY OF ACCURACY OR QUALITY, AND ANY IMPLIED WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT. THE MAX FOUNDATION ALSO EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ANY LIABILITY FOR ANY DAMAGE TO, OR VIRUSES THAT MAY INFECT YOUR COMPUTER EQUIPMENT OR OTHER PROPERTY AS YOU ACCESS OR BROWSE THE SITE OR DOWNLOAD MATERIAL FROM IT.

UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL THE MAX FOUNDATION OR ITS EMPLOYEES BE LIABLE FOR ANY INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES, WHETHER IN AN ACTION IN CONTRACT OR TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE AND STRICT LIABILITY), RESULTING FROM ITS PERFORMANCE OR ANY FAILURE TO PERFORM UNDER THESE TERMS OF USE, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, LOSS OF DATA, INABILITY TO ACCESS OR USE THE SITE, AND LOSS OF ANTICIPATED PROFITS OR BENEFITS, EVEN IF MLH HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.

Copyright

The Max Foundation respects the intellectual property of others. If you believe that your work has been infringed on the Site, please send a statutory notice us for notice of claims of copyright infringement. 

Trademarks

Graphical icons associated with The Max Foundation’s logo are registered trademarks of The Max Foundation. Other trademarks appearing on the Site are the property of their respective owners. Use of any The Max Foundation trademark is subject to the prior written permission of The Max Foundation.

Privacy Policy

The Max Foundation has a Privacy Policy that describes how we collect information from you or about you, why we collect this information and how we will use or disclose this information. In addition, The Max Foundation’s Privacy Policy sets forth our general policies on information security. To review The Max Foundation’s Privacy Policy, click here.

State Fundraising Notice

As a registered 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, The Max Foundation relies on private support to continue its fight against cancer. In connection with The Max Foundation’s fundraising activities, certain states require us to advise you that a copy of our financial report is available from them. The Max Foundation’s principal place of business is located at 200 NE Pacific Street, Suite 103, Seattle WA 98105. Financial disclosures may be obtained by contacting the Washington Secretary of State at 1-800-332-GIVE, or at the Washington Secretary of State’s website. You may obtain additional financial information by writing to the Office of the Secretary of State, Charitable Solicitations Program, P.O. Box 40234, Olympia, WA 98504-0234. Registration with a state agency does not constitute or imply endorsement, approval or recommendation by that state.

Visitors outside the United States

The Max Foundation Web site and the servers that make this site available worldwide are located in the United States. The laws of the State of Washington in the United States govern all matters relating to this Web site. Any information you provide will be transferred to the United States. By visiting our sites and submitting information, you authorize this transfer.

Cookies

This site uses cookies – small text files that are placed on your machine to help the site provide a better user experience. In general, cookies are used to retain user preferences, store information for faster browsing, and provide anonymised tracking data to third party applications like Google Analytics. As a rule, cookies will make your browsing experience better. However, you may prefer to disable cookies on this site and on others. The most effective way to do this is to disable cookies in your browser. We suggest consulting the Help section of your browser.

Changes to our Terms of Use

The Max Foundation reserves the right to modify and supplement these terms at any time, without prior notice, by posting the new terms on the site. Please review the terms regularly. The terms may be changed at any time. By using this site after a change in the terms, you agree to follow and be bound by the terms as changed.

Contact Information

The Max Foundation welcomes your comments regarding the Terms of Use. If you have any questions, comments, or concerns about the Terms of Use or the information practices of this site, please contact us.