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Terms of Use last updated: 9/6/2007

1. Terms of Use

Pale Reflections (http://www.pale-reflections.com) provides its service to you subject to the Terms of Use set out in this document or on this page. The Terms of Use may be updated periodically without notice to you. The most recent version of the Terms of Use can be viewed at any time by going to: http://www.pale-reflections.com/terms.asp. If you do not agree with the terms of use set out on this page you must discontinue your use of the Pale Reflections website.

2. Your Obligations

You must use Pale Reflections in a responsible manner by abiding by the terms below. You agree that failure to comply with these terms may lead to suspension or deletion of your account.

(a) You agree to register using only your own email address or an email address that you have legal access to. You acknowledge that entering a false or inaccurate email address may be a violation of local, state or federal laws in your country of residence.

(b) You must not use Pale Reflections to post or transmit any material which interferes with other users or harasses, defames, violates privacy, menaces, threatens, offends or restricts any person, including without limitation, sexually explicit material or which inhibits any user from using Pale Reflections or the Internet.

(c) You must not use Pale Reflections to send unsolicited email messages or to “spam” other users. By registering with Pale Reflections you acknowledge that other members may send you messages through the site and that you have the ability to disable this through your Pale Reflections profile if you so wish.

(d) You must not, in any way, tamper with, hinder or modify the Pale Reflections website, including without limitation, the Pale Reflections database.

(e) You must not knowingly transmit any viruses, spyware or disabling features via Pale Reflections or to Pale Reflections.

(f) You must not solicit or promote any funds, goods or services that do not provide for the treatment of eating disorders or other diagnosed mental health conditions. You must not at any time promote the sale or use of diet pills or weight loss products.

(g) You must not impersonate another Pale Reflections member, administrator or person. You must not make false claims about your qualifications, including without limitation, any qualifications necessary for the treatment of eating disorders and other mental health conditions.

(h) Pale Reflections allows members to select a cell phone carrier and enter their cell phone number to receive SMS (Short Message Service) text messages when certain events occur. You acknowledge that this service does not have a guarantee with regards to reliability and that your cell phone carrier may charge a fee for you to receive such messages. You also acknowledge that you will only enter your own cell phone number to use this service and that entering another individual’s cell phone number may be a violation of local, state or federal laws in your country of residence.

3. Our Obligations

Pale Reflections agrees to keep your email address and password confidential. Pale Reflections will not sell or in any way pass on your login information and personal details to a third party with the exception of any parent companies of Pale Reflections.

4. Information Provided by Pale Reflections

All information accessible on the Pale Reflections website should be regarded as opinion only and never as fact. For all medical questions you should always consult a physician. Pale Reflections makes no claims regarding the accuracy of material posted, either static material (information pages) or dynamic material (posted by Pale Reflections members). You understand that Pale Reflections does not claim any information on the website to be complete, accurate or definitive.
5. Account Deactivation

Pale Reflections reserves the right to deactivate or delete your account for any reason, at any time, and without notice to you.

You agree that you have the right to deactivate, but not delete, your own account at Pale Reflections. You agree that any information posted by you will not be deleted in the event of account deactivation, but that this information will not be accessible by other members.

6. Indemnity

By entering into the Pale Reflections website, you agree to indemnify Pale Reflections from and against all legal claims, actions, suits, demands, damages, liabilities, costs or expenses (whether in tort or in contract including and without limitation, negligence) arising out of or in any way connected to the use of the website by you.

7. Disclaimer

Some consumer protection laws and regulations may confer you with rights and remedies relating to the provision of goods or services to you by Pale Reflections via the website which cannot be excluded, restricted or modified (your “Statutory Rights”). Pale Reflections excludes all conditions and warranties implied by custom, law or statute save for your statutory rights.

Save for your Statutory Rights, in respect of the Pale Reflections website:

(a) All material on the Pale Reflections website is provided to you without warranties of any kind, either express or implied and whether oral or written;

(b) Pale Reflections expressly disclaims all warranties of any kind including but not limited to implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose;

(c) Pale Reflections does not warrant that the functions contained in any material on the Pale Reflections website or your access to the Pale Reflections website will be uninterrupted or error free, that any defects will be corrected or that the Pale Reflections website or the server which stores and transmits material to you are free of viruses or any other harmful components;

(d) Pale Reflections does not warrant or make any representation regarding your access to, or the results of your access to, the Pale Reflections website including its correctness, accuracy, timeliness, completeness, reliability, currency or otherwise;

(e) Pale Reflections does not warrant or make any representation that the information on the Pale Reflections website is appropriate to your particular situation or health care issues or the information is written, created, compiled or reviewed by medical experts; and

(f) You solely assume the entire cost of any necessary verification, maintenance, repair and/or correction of any relevant information contained on the Pale Reflections website.

To the extent permitted by law, including but not limited to any act or omission on the part of Pale Reflections, Pale Reflections will not be liable for any loss, damage, costs or expense whether direct, indirect, incidental, special and/or consequential, including loss of profits, suffered by you or claims made against you which result from any use or access of, or any inability to use or access, the Pale Reflections website.

You expressly acknowledge that Pale Reflections does not exert control over users of the Internet and is not liable for damage suffered by you, either directly or indirectly, as a result of you accessing the Pale Reflections website.

8. Limitation of Liability

To the extent permitted by law, Pale Reflections’ liability for breach of any implied warranty or condition that cannot be excluded by the Terms of Use is limited, at the option of Pale Reflections to one or more of the following:

(a) Reinstatement of your Pale Reflections account;

(b) Deactivation of your Pale Reflections account;

(c) Deletion of your Pale Reflections account.