TERMS, CONDITIONS AND DISCLOSURES
By accessing and/or registering on any aspect of Hadassah, The Women’s Zionist Organization of America, Inc.’s (“Hadassah”) website (the “Website”) you signify that you have read, understand and agree with these Terms, Conditions and Disclosures (the “Terms and Conditions”) in full and represent and warrant that you have the right, authority and capacity to agree to and abide by all of the Terms and Conditions. Hadassah reserves the right to modify, alter or update these Terms and Conditions at any time and your continued use of the Website constitutes your agreement to be bound by such modifications, alterations or updates. If Hadassah decides to change its Terms and Conditions, Hadassah will post these changes on this web page. Any changes will be effective only after the effective date of the change and will not affect any dispute arising prior to the effective date of the change. You should review the policies periodically to ensure that you are familiar with them. If you do not accept the Terms and Conditions in full, please do not use the Website. You must be at least 18 years of age to use our Website. By using this Website, you certify that you are at least 18 years of age. Hadassah assumes no responsibility for consequences resulting from the use of the information on the Website, including, without limitation, any advertisements on the Website, or in any respect for the content of the information on the Website, including, but not limited to, errors or omissions, the accuracy or reasonableness of factual or scientific assumptions, studies or conclusions, the defamatory nature of statements, ownership of copyright or other intellectual property rights, and the violation of property, privacy or personal rights of others. Hadassah is not responsible for and expressly disclaims all liability for damages of any kind arising out of your use or unauthorized use of this Website or the use, reference to or reliance on information contained on this Website, including, without limitation, advertisements. Hadassah reserves the right to terminate any registrations or accounts granted to you with respect to the Website or to revoke any or all access and use authorizations granted to you with respect to the Website in its sole discretion. Hadassah reserves the right to take such action with or without notice, for any reason or no reason, and without liability. Hadassah may investigate any complaints or reported violations of the Terms and Conditions and take any action Hadassah deems to be appropriate in such instance, including, but not limited to, technical, legal or other action Hadassah considers to be appropriate to enforce the Terms and Conditions or remedy your breach or violation of same. Hadassah may discontinue or alter all or any portion of our Website or services contained thereon at any time in our sole discretion and without notice or explanation and without liability. To view Hadassah’s Privacy Statement for important information and disclosures relating to the collection and use of your personal information in connection with the Website, please click here.
Hadassah does not endorse, approve, certify or control external Internet addresses listed on this Website or the companies or organizations to which this Website is linked, and does not guarantee the accuracy, completeness, efficacy, timeliness or correct sequencing of information located on such other websites. Hadassah reserves the right to terminate any link at any time. Hadassah is not responsible for the content of any linked website or any link contained in any linked website. Unless specifically stated on this Website, Hadassah does not endorse any companies, organizations, products or services on this Website or to which this Website is linked and reserves the right to note such on its Website pages. If you decide to access any third party websites linked to this Website, you do so entirely at your own risk and your use will be governed by the terms and conditions of that third party website. Use of any information on such other websites is voluntary, and reliance on it should only be undertaken after an independent review of its accuracy, completeness, efficacy and timeliness. Reference therein to any specific commercial product, process or service by trade name, trademark, service mark, manufacturer or otherwise does not constitute or imply endorsement, recommendation or favoring by Hadassah.
YOU EXPRESSLY AGREE AND ASSUME FULL AND COMPLETE RESPONSIBILITY AND RISK FOR YOUR USE OF THIS WEBSITE AND THE INTERNET.THIS WEBSITE AND ALL PRODUCTS AND SERVICES OFFERED ON OR THROUGH THIS WEBSITE, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ADVERTISEMENTS, ARE PROVIDED ON A STRICTLY “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS; HADASSAH DISCLAIMS ANY AND ALL EXPRESS AND IMPLIED WARRANTIES, INCLUDING WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NONINFRINGEMENT OF INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY, AND MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES ABOUT THE ACCURACY, TIMELINESS OR COMPLETENESS OF THIS WEBSITE, ITS APPROPRIATENESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, ITS CONTENT, THE CONTENT OF WEBSITES MENTIONED ON THIS WEBSITE, THE CONTENT OF ANY ADVERTISEMENTS ON THIS WEBSITE, OR THE CONTENT OF ANY OTHER WEBSITES LINKED TO THIS WEBSITE. HADASSAH DOES NOT WARRANT OR REPRESENT THAT THE WEBSITE OR ANY SERVICE ON THE WEBSITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR FREE OR THAT ANY INFORMATION, SOFTWARE OR OTHER MATERIAL ACCESSIBLE IN THIS WEBSITE OR THROUGH ITS SERVERS IS FREE OF VIRUSES, WORMS, TROJAN HORSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS EVEN IF HADASSAH OR ITS AUTHORIZED REPRESENTATIVES HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. YOU ASSUME THE ENTIRE COST OF ALL NECESSARY SERVICING, REPAIR OR CORRECTION ARISING OUT OF YOUR USE OF THE MATERIALS ON THIS WEBSITE. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR CONSEQUENTIAL OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES. IN SUCH JURISDICTIONS, OUR LIABILITY IS LIMITED TO THE GREATEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, OR $10, WHICHEVER IS LESS.
This Website is owned by Hadassah and no information, software or other material from this Website, unless such right is otherwise expressly granted herein, may be copied, modified, reproduced, republished, uploaded, posted, transmitted or distributed in any way without the prior written permission of Hadassah. All names, logos and marks appearing in this Website, except in third party advertisements or as otherwise noted, are trademarks owned or used by Hadassah and its affiliates; these trademarks may only be used with the express written permission of Hadassah. Except for user-provided Content (defined in Section 7 below), the content of all material available on this Website is licensed to or copyrighted by Hadassah and protected by U.S. and worldwide copyright and trademark laws and treaty provisions unless otherwise indicated. Hadassah, the H logo, Hadassah The Power of Women Who Do, Every Beat Counts: Hadassah’s Heart Health Program, The Uplift Project, The Hadassah Foundation, Morningstar Founded by Hadassah, Keepers of the Gate, the Harp, and Check It Out and its logos are trademarks or registered trademarks of Hadassah, the Women’s Zionist Organization of America, Inc., in the U.S. and other countries as well. All rights are reserved and the use or misuse of the trademarks and other content on this Website is strictly prohibited. None of the content or Hadassah owned trademarks on this Website may be reproduced, downloaded, disseminated or published in any form without the prior written permission of Hadassah. You shall not copy or adapt the HTML or other software code Hadassah or its contractors create to generate the pages of this Website.
Procedure for Notification of Claimed Copyright Infringement:
If you believe that your copyrighted work has been uploaded, posted or copied to this Website or is accessible on this Website in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please notify Hadassah by providing its designated copyright agent listed below with the following information:
(1) The physical or electronic signature of either the copyright owner or of a person authorized to act on the copyright owner’s behalf;
(2) A description of the copyrighted work you claim has been infringed, or, if multiple copyrighted works at this Website are covered by a single notification, a representative list of such works;
(3) Identification of the URL address or other specific location on this Website where the material or activity you claim to be infringing is located or is occurring; you must include enough information to allow Hadassah to locate the material or the activity;
(4) Information reasonably sufficient to permit us to contact you, such as your name, address, telephone number and e-mail address;
(5) A statement by you that you have a good faith belief that use on this Website of the copyrighted work in the manner of which you are complaining is not authorized by the copyright owner, any agent of the copyright owner or the law; and
(6) A statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the information you have provided in your notice is accurate and that you are either the copyright owner or are authorized to act on behalf of the copyright owner.
Notices of claims of copyright infringement with regard to this Website should be directed in writing to Hadassah’s designated agent for receipt of such notices at:
Name: Legal Department
40 Wall Street
New York, NY 10005
Attention: General Counsel
- Limitation of Liability
NOTWITHSTANDING ANYTHING TO THE CONTRARY CONTAINED HEREIN OR ON THE WEBSITE, NONE OF THE HADASSAH ENTITIES (AS HEREINAFTER DEFINED) SHALL BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, EXEMPLARY OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, OR ANY OTHER DAMAGES OF ANY KIND (including, but not limited to, lost profits) that result in any way from (i) your use of or inability to use this Website; (ii) your reliance on or use of information, services or merchandise provided on, through, or advertised on this Website; (iii) the activities, acts and omissions that occur in, from, through or under any username and password granted to you with respect to this Website; (iv) the theft or misappropriation of any username or password granted with respect to this Website, disclosure of any such username and password, or your authorization of anyone else to use any such username and password; (v) any material uploaded, posted, emailed, transmitted or otherwise made available via this Website by you or any other users of the Website and all interactions that you may have with other users on this Website or (vi) any mistakes, omissions, interruptions, deletion of files, errors, defects, delays in operation or transmission, or any failure of performance or the content of this Website and any advertisements contained on it, any website linked to this Website or any website mentioned on this Website, even if Hadassah is aware of or has been advised of the possibility of such damages. If you are dissatisfied with this Website or with any terms, conditions, rules, policies, guidelines or practices of this Website, your sole and exclusive remedy is to discontinue using this Website. Opinions, advice and all other information expressed by users posting content on the Website represent the views of those users who posted such content and not those of Hadassah. Hadassah makes no representations about the accuracy, reliability, or completeness of the information made available or expressed by any users in any public areas of the Website. Anyone using or viewing such public areas does so at their own risk. Hadassah shall have no obligation to monitor, edit or censor postings, but reserves the right to do so. Hadassah shall not, under any circumstances, be liable for any abusive, obscene, profane, sexually explicit, threatening, racist, anti-Semitic or illegal material posted by any user in any public portions of the Website. Notwithstanding the foregoing, Hadassah reserves the right (but shall not have the obligation) to review and remove (without notice) any material that it deems inappropriate in its sole and absolute discretion. You understand, acknowledge and agree that Hadassah assumes no responsibility for the deletion of any content that you post, transmit or share, or any failure to store, receive or deliver any content in a timely manner. If you choose to remove any of your Content (as defined in § 7 below) from the Website, the license granted to Hadassah pursuant to Section 7 of these Terms and Conditions will automatically expire, however you acknowledge that Hadassah may retain archived copies of your Content. There is no guarantee that any of your submissions will be posted and there may be a time lag between submission and posting. You are solely responsible at your sole cost and expense for creating backup copies and replacing any content you post or store on the Website or provide to Hadassah.
You are encouraged to use encrypted messages when transmitting any sensitive information to the Website, especially financial and credit card information. Portions of the Website are password protected and are to be accessed only by authorized registered users. Any username and password granted to you to access any password protected portion of the Website is personal to you and you cannot allow anyone to use your account under any circumstances. It is your responsibility to protect the security of your password and for restricting access to your account. You agree to accept responsibility for all activities that occur on your account or with your password. If you believe that your password has been compromised, contact us immediately at firstname.lastname@example.org so that we can work with you to reset your account. Hadassah reserves the right to take any and all action it deems necessary to maintain the security of the Website and your account, including, without limitation, terminating your account and changing your password. Hadassah may suspend, cancel or edit your account at any time and for any reason without notice or explanation. This Website has no control over the Internet and cannot prevent the interception of messages by unauthorized parties or guarantee that such unauthorized parties may not be able to obtain access to or decrypt encrypted messages. Accordingly, under no circumstances will Hadassah be responsible for any loss or damage incurred by you as the result of the unauthorized interception or decryption of information transmitted electronically by you to Hadassah or for any information transmitted using this Website.
- Obligations of User
You agree to indemnify and hold Hadassah, The Women’s Zionist Organization of America, Inc., Hadassah Medical Relief Association, Inc., The Hadassah Foundation, Inc. and each of their respective affiliates, related entities, officers, directors, employees, volunteers, members, agents, representatives, successors, assigns, licensees (hereinafter “The Hadassah Entities”) harmless from any and all claims arising out of or relating to any Content you post, transmit, or share on or through the Website, your conduct in connection with the Website or any breach of any of your obligations under these Terms and Conditions. Without limiting the foregoing, you agree to indemnify The Hadassah Entities for claims based on any message you post on or material you transmit through this Website including without limitation, claims for libel, slander, infringement of copyright, patents or trademarks, misappropriation of trade secrets or invasion of privacy.
- Governing Law
Hadassah, The Women’s Zionist Organization of America, Inc., owner of this Website, has its principal office located in the City of New York, in the State of New York. Accordingly, the contract reflected in these Terms and Conditions shall be deemed to have been made and performed in New York. It shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the domestic laws of the State of New York without giving effect to any conflict of law provision or rule that would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of New York. You hereby agree that any and all disputes arising out of or in connection with your use of this Website will be brought exclusively in the state or federal courts located in the City of New York, and you consent to the personal jurisdiction of such courts for the purposes of resolving any such dispute. YOU HEREBY WAIVE THE RIGHT TO TRIAL BY JURY.
You may not download or otherwise export or re-export any software made available by this Website, or any underlying information or technology (collectively, “Technology”), except in full compliance with all United States and other applicable laws and regulations. By the downloading of any software made available by this Website, you are agreeing to the foregoing and you are representing and warranting that you are not located in, under control of or a national or resident of any such country or any one on a prohibited list. In particular, but without limitation, Technology may not be exported or re-exported (i) into (or to a national or resident of) any U.S. embargoed countries; (ii) to anyone on the U.S. Treasury Department’s list of Specially Designated Nationals or the U.S. Department of Commerce Table of Deny Orders; or (iii) otherwise in violation of or as prohibited by the laws, rules, regulations or administrative orders of the U.S., or any unit, agency or department thereof.
Any advice contained in this Website is not intended as a substitute for consulting with a professional advisor, such as your physician, attorney or accountant. The materials contained in this Website have been designed with the understanding that Hadassah is not engaged in rendering professional advice. No reliance should be made on the information contained in this Website without first consulting a professional advisor.
The headings and sections identified in these Terms and Conditions are for convenience and are not intended to be used for the interpretation of any term or condition.
- Payment and Cancellation Policies
All Hadassah programs, missions, and activities (individually, a “Program” and collectively, “Programs”) are subject to their own payment and cancellation policies. All prices and itineraries for Hadassah Programs are subject to change. Please refer to the individual Program policies for more information.
- Prohibited Transactions
You agree not to engage in any transactions or commercial activities with Hadassah that are prohibited under regulations of the Office of Foreign Asset Control (“OFAC”) of the Department of the Treasury (including, but not limited to, those named on either of OFAC’s (a) Specially Designated Nationals and Blocked Persons List or (b) Sectoral Sanctions Identifications List) or under any statute, executive order (including, but not limited to the September 24, 2001, Executive Order 13224 Blocking Property and Prohibiting Transactions with Persons Who Commit, Threaten to Commit, or Support Terrorism) or other governmental action, as same may be amended or modified at any time and from time to time.
- Advertisements Generally
In furtherance of the provisions contained herein regarding advertisements, Hadassah does not endorse any products or services advertised on the Website unless specifically noted. The acceptance of adverting does not constitute recommendation, approval or other representation of the quality of products or services, or the credibility of any claims made by advertisers including, but not limited to, the kashrut of any advertised food products. Use of any products or services advertised on the Website is solely at the user’s risk and Hadassah accepts no responsibility or liability in connection therein.
- Privacy Philosophy and Information We Collect
- Collection of Personal Information
In certain circumstances such as the following, we will ask you to provide us with certain information about yourself by filling out and submitting an online form:
□ Registering for an account to use any password protected portion of our Website
□ Logging in to any password protected portion of our Website
□ Enrolling in a program
□ Making an online donation
□ Purchasing an item online
We may also ask you for information under other circumstances. It is completely optional for you to engage in these activities. If you elect to engage in these activities, however, we may require that you provide us with personal information, such as your name, postal address, e-mail address, and other personally identifying information. Data collected by Hadassah is maintained on computer databases within the United States. This Website is not intended for use outside the United States. The Hadassah Entities make no claims that the content or any other information available on this Website may be lawfully viewed or accessed outside of the United States. Access to the same may not be legal by certain persons or in certain countries. If you access this Website from outside of the United States, you do so at your own risk and are responsible for compliance with the laws of your jurisdiction.
- Is Credit Card Information Secure?
We care about the safety and security of your transaction. We and our hosting service providers use high grade encryption to communicate with your browser software. This method is a commonly used security protocol, which makes it difficult for anyone else to intercept the credit card information you send to us. Hadassah has implemented reasonable technical and organizational measures designed to secure your personal information from accidental loss and from unauthorized access, use, alteration or disclosure. However, The Hadassah Entities cannot guarantee that unauthorized third parties will never be able to defeat those measures or use your personal information for improper purposes.
- How Do We Use “Cookies”?
- Your Consent
- Updating Your Personal Information
You have the right to access and correct your personal information and privacy preferences by sending an e-mail or writing to us at the appropriate address below. Please include your name, address, and/or e-mail address when you contact us. We also provide you the opportunity to opt-out of receiving communications from the organization. Please indicate which mailing list or service from which you would like to have your name removed. You may update or remove your personal information by sending an e-mail to email@example.com or by writing to us at:
40 Wall Street
New York, NY 10005
We will retain your personal information in accordance with applicable law.
- Use of IP Address and Computer Information
Among other things, we use your computer’s IP (Internet Protocol) address to:
Help diagnose problems with our server
Administer our Website
Your IP address is used to help identify you and your time spent at our Website, and to gather broad demographic information. This allows us to see which parts of our Website users are visiting. We do not link IP addresses to anything personally identifiable. This means, for instance, that a user’s session will be tracked, but the user will remain anonymous.
Our website automatically records website usage information that we analyze statistically to track operational problems, to prevent fraud and to improve the effectiveness, security and integrity of the site. We do not use this information to track or record information about individuals. We will disclose this information to third parties only in aggregate form or as may be required by law. For each page that you visit, we collect and store the following technical information in what is called a web server log file:
- Date and time of access
- URL address of the Hadassah webpage visited
- Internet domain and IP address from which our website was accessed
- Type of browser and operating system used to access our site (if provided by the browser)
- URL address of the referring page (if provided by the browser)
- Completion or success status of the request for a web page or other on-line item
- File size of the webpage visited
The Hadassah Entities may collect and aggregate data about your usage of the Website, and Hadassah shall be the sole owner of such information.
This website will not respond to Web browser “do not track” signals. If you would like additional information about online tracking and various opt-out mechanisms, please see https://donottrack.us/
Because we link to social media sites, and from time to time may include third-party advertisements, other parties may collect your personally identifiable information about your online activities over time and across different web sites when you visit this Site.
Please note that not all tracking will stop even if you delete cookies.
- Links to other websites
Please also note that we have links on our Website to other websites and that when you click on one of these links, you are entering another website for which The Hadassah Entities have no responsibility. These sites may collect personally identifiable information about you. This privacy statement does not cover the information practices or policies of such other websites. We encourage you to read the privacy statements of all such websites as their statements may be materially different from Hadassah’s privacy statement.
- Transmission and Posting of Information
Please remember that if you transmit or post any information in any public areas of this Website such information may be collected and used by others over whom The Hadassah Entities have no control. The Hadassah Entities are not responsible for the use made by third parties of information you transmit, post, or otherwise make available in public areas of this Website.
This Website is not intended for children under 13 years of age. The Hadassah Entities do not knowingly collect personal information from children under 13.
- Additional Rights: