OREGONVMA.ORG (“Site”) is the Web site of Oregon Veterinary Medical Association (“OVMA”).
OVMA’s official Internet site is owned and operated by OVMA and is provided as a service to OVMA’s members and other visitors. Please feel free to browse this Site; however, your access to and use of this Site is subject to the following terms and conditions of use (“Terms and Conditions”) and all applicable laws. By accessing and browsing this Site, you accept these Terms and Conditions.
A) Information Collection and Use
i) Non-Personal Information
OVMA may automatically receive and record information on its server logs from your browser, including your IP address, URLs, web pages and cookies. This information does not reveal your identity. The OVMA may use this information to monitor Site traffic patterns and to determine traffic levels to the Site so that content can be improved and for other purposes related to OVMA business. The OVMA may use this information or aggregate this information for any purpose.
ii) Collection of Personal Information
You may be asked to provide personal information in certain fields on this Web site. Personal information is information about you that is personally identifiable. Examples include your name, address, e-mail address, and other information not publicly available. The personal information collected on this site is used only for the purpose for which it is requested via the site.
iii) Use of Personal Information
When you give OVMA information, you are expressly consenting that OVMA can use the information to deliver products, services or membership offers. By providing your contact information, you are expressly consenting that the OVMA may send notices, announcements, brochures, reminders, advertising, and other information until you let us know otherwise.
OVMA members also are consenting that your information may be published in OVMA’s online directory of veterinarians, which is available to other members and the public (“Find a Vet”).
iv) Opting Out
You can choose not to receive communications by sending an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org or calling (800) 235-3502. OVMA reserves the right to contact you for non-commercial purposes, such as to provide public health alerts or information concerning membership through any means of communication available to OVMA.
v) Credit Card Account Information
OVMA does not keep on file or disclose credit card account information provided by its members and customers. When members and customers choose to pay using their credit cards, OVMA submits the information needed to obtain payment to the appropriate clearinghouse.
B) Restrictions on Use of OVMA’s Members-Only Information
The Members’ Area shall be used for personal purposes only. The Terms and Conditions of this Site prohibit using any e-mail addresses obtained here for solicitation. The appearance of any person's address, e-mail address, fax number, or telephone number on this Site does not constitute permission for you to contact that person for commercial purposes or to send that person facsimile advertisements or commercial electronic mail messages. The information on this Site is the sole property of OVMA and it may not, in whole or in part, be copied, disseminated, transferred or reproduced in any form whatsoever, including entering it into print or electronic databases, without written permission from OVMA.
No data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, while the OVMA strives to protect your personal information, the OVMA cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us, or that you consent to being stored on this Site, and you do so at your own risk.
D) Links to Third Party Sites
Some of the links appearing on or in the OVMA Web site allow the user to access third party Web sites. Links to third party Web sites are provided for the user’s (as defined above) convenience and information only. The OVMA does not control and is not responsible for the content appearing on these sites. In no event will OVMA or its subsidiaries or affiliates be liable for any damages suffered by users with regard to access to or use of such Web site or the contents contained therein. OVMA makes no representations to the user concerning these sites or about the material available at these sites. The fact that the OVMA makes these links available to the user is not an endorsement or recommendation to the user by the OVMA of any of these sites or any material found there. The user is responsible to review and comply with the Notices, Terms, Conditions and Policies governing all third party Web sites.
E) Limitation of Liability, Disclaimer of Warranty, and Indemnification
Your use and browsing of this site are at your risk. If you are dissatisfied with any of the materials contained in this site, or with any of these Terms and Conditions, your sole and exclusive remedy is to stop accessing this site. OVMA assumes no responsibility and shall not be liable for the accuracy, completeness, timeliness, reliability, relevance or usefulness of any of the materials contained on this site. The information on this Site is for your informational use and does not constitute veterinary advice, for which members of the public should seek the services of a licensed veterinarian, and for which veterinarians should use their own professional judgment.
OVMA is under no obligation to monitor the material residing on or transmitted to this Site. However, anyone using this Site agrees that OVMA may monitor the Site periodically to (a) comply with any necessary laws, regulations or other governmental requests; (b) to operate the Site properly or to protect itself and its users; or (c) any other business purpose. OVMA reserves the right to modify, reject or eliminate any material residing on or transmitted to the Site that it, in its sole discretion, believes is unacceptable or in violation of the law or these Terms and Conditions.
OVMA also assumes no responsibility and shall not be liable for any damages to, or viruses that may infect, your computer equipment or other property on account of your access to, use of, or browsing in this site or your downloading of any materials, whether provided by OVMA or third parties, from this site.
OVMA MAKES NO REPRESENTATION OR WARRANTY, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AS TO THE CONTENTS OF THIS SITE AND DISCLAIMS ANY RESPONSIBILITY OR LIABILITY ARISING OUT OF THE USE OF ANY OF THE INFORMATION CONTAINED ON THIS SITE. EVERYTHING ON THIS SITE IS PROVIDED TO YOU “AS IS” WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. NEITHER OVMA NOR ANY OTHER PARTY INVOLVED IN CREATING, PRODUCING OR DELIVERING THIS SITE OR THE MATERIALS HEREON IS LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR INDIRECT DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF YOUR ACCESS TO, OR USE OF, THIS SITE.
You agree to immediately notify OVMA of and to indemnify and to hold OVMA and its third party service providers harmless from any and all claims (including reasonable attorneys’ fees and costs) resulting from your acts, omissions, or representations in any way related to these Terms and Conditions or your access to, and use of, this Site. You shall use your best efforts to cooperate with us in the defense of any claim. OVMA reserves the right, at our own expense, to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter otherwise subject to indemnification by you.
OVMA may amend this policy at any time.