Effective Date: March 1, 2021
The Website is offered and available to users who are 18 years of age or older, and is not intended or designed to attract individuals under the age of 18. HBF does not collect personally identifiable information from any person visiting the website, unless they voluntarily share contact information while signing up to receive information or make a donation.
License for Personal and Limited Use
Restrictions on Use
The contents of the Website are the property of the Hepatitis B Foundation and may be protected by copyright, trademark and other intellectual property laws. You may not duplicate, copy, modify, scrape, publish, display, re-distribute or exploit in any other way the information, photos and other content posted on the Website, in whole or in part, without prior written consent from HBF.
HBF allows users to hyperlink to materials on the Website from their own websites or social media accounts in a way that is fair, legal, and does not damage or take advantage of HBF’s reputation, as long users conform with the following practices:
- Not create the false impression that a person or entity is in any form associated with or sponsored by HBF;
- Mark any text-only link clearly with “Hepatitis B Foundation;” and
- Fully display this Website (not merely a frame) when a link is used.
HBF may, in its sole discretion, revoke its consent to hyperlink to its Website at any time and without notice.
We are committed to protecting the privacy and security of your personal data. Please review our Privacy Notice, which informs you of how we collect, use, and otherwise process this information. Your use of the Website is subject to the Privacy Notice. It is available at [https://www.hepb.org/privacy-policy/].
Links to Other Websites
We encourage you to evaluate the security and trustworthiness of other websites, whether or not connected to this Website, before you disclose any personal information on them or rely on them in other ways. HBF will not accept responsibility for any loss or damage that you allege to have suffered in connection with your disclosure of personal information or your use of, or reliance on, any content, goods or services available on other websites.
Information provided “AS IS” and “AS AVAILABE” – No Personal or Professional Advice
The information HBF provides on the Website is for informational purposes only and no substitute for the services of trained medical, psychological, legal, religious or other professionals. Whether information originates from the Website or from third-party content, materials on the Website are provided “AS IS” and “AS AVAILABLE” basis for general information and without warranties of any kind. The information may not constitute the most up-to-date information and we do not recommend or endorse the information of third-party websites.
We are not offering advice or recommendations regarding any specific medical or psychological treatment or medication on this Website, and we strongly recommend consulting with a trained medical professional regarding matters of physical or mental health. The information HBF provides should not be used for self-diagnosis, and HBF does not advise treating yourself, a family member or a third-party without proper medical supervision. If you think that you may have a medical emergency, we urge you to call your doctor or 911 immediately.
We are not offering advice or recommendation regarding any legal issues on any matter. You should contact an attorney in the relevant jurisdiction to obtain legal advice with respect to any matter. You should not act or refrain from acting on the basis of information on this site without first seeking legal advice from an attorney in the relevant jurisdiction. Use of this Website does not create an attorney-client relationship.
HBF does not recommend or endorse any specific services, procedures, opinions, products or other information that may be mentioned on the Website or to which the Website may link, and reliance on any such information is solely at your own risk. We will not accept responsibility for any loss or damage that you allege to have suffered in connection with any reliance on information provided on or through the Website.
Limitation of Liability
The use of the Website and its content is at your own risk. HBF assumes no responsibility for or relating to the interruption, delay, failure or corruption of any data transmitted in connection with the use of the Website. HBF assumes no responsibility or warranties of any kind that the Website and its content will remain available, and that it is free of viruses or other harmful elements.
The Website and its content are provided on an “AS IS” and “AS AVAILABE” basis. HBF makes no representations or warranties of any kind, either express or implied, about the accuracy, reliability, or completeness of the content, links, or software provided on or through the Website.
HBF, its officers, directors, employees, volunteers, agents, licensors, and suppliers disclaim, to the fullest extent permitted by law, all warranties (express or implied, statutory or otherwise), including but not limited to accuracy, timeliness, security, completeness, reliability, availability, merchantability, non-infringement, or fitness for a particular purpose. Under no circumstances will HBF or any other parties who have contributed information to the website be liable to you or anyone else for any action taken in reliance of such information.
In no event, including but not limited to negligence, shall HBF, its officers, directors, employees, volunteers, licensors, and suppliers be liable for any claim, loss or damage, direct or indirect, including without limitation compensatory, consequential, incidental, special, exemplary or punitive damages of any kind that result from the use of, or the inability to use, the content, information or other materials on the website, or any products or services provided pursuant to the website.
The above limitations and exclusions may not apply to you if applicable law does not allow the limitation or exclusion of liability.
Consent to Electronic Communications
By using the Website, including any content and services offered on or through it, you agree that any notices, agreements and communications sent to you electronically will satisfy any legal requirements, including that communications must be in writing.
HBF is based in Doylestown, Pennsylvania, in the United States of America, from where it operates this Website. We make no claims that the materials on the Website are appropriate or available for use in other locations. If you access this Website from other locations, you do so at your own risk and are responsible for compliance with the laws of your jurisdiction.
If you have any questions or comments regarding this Website, including any reports of errors or non-functioning links, you can contact us as follows:
Hepatitis B Foundation
3805 Old Easton Road
Doylestown, PA 18902
Phone: +1 215-489-4900