By using the Services, you agree to these Terms regardless of whether you fall within the scope of CNT’s intended target audience. These Terms govern your use of the Services and create a binding legal agreement that we may enforce against you in the event of a violation. If you do not agree to all these Terms, do not use the Services.
CNT includes the website cancernursingtoday.com (the “Website”). The Website is owned and operated by Mashup Media, LLC. These Terms govern the use of the Website and the Services provided thereby.
CNT will feature a variety of health care-related content (“CNT Content”), including, without limitation, staff-written articles, expert content, curated headlines from other major outlets, and social media content from different social media outlets. We also will produce and host multimedia content, including video and audio.
The Services are intended for HCPs. By using the Services, you represent and warrant that you have the right, authority, and capacity to agree to and abide by these Terms and that you are not prohibited from using the Services or any portion thereof.
The information and tools we make available through the Services are provided for educational and informational purposes only. While we hope you find the Services useful to you as a health care professional, they are in no way intended to serve as a diagnostic service or platform, provide certainty with respect to a diagnosis, recommend a particular product or therapy, or otherwise substitute for the clinical judgment of a qualified HCP. You agree that you will not use the Services with the intention of creating any kind of physician/patient relationship. You are solely responsible for evaluating the information obtained from the Services and for your use or misuse of such information in connection with your treatment decisions or otherwise. You agree that you shall be solely responsible for your compliance with all laws and standards of professional practice applicable to you and the practice of medicine or other relevant health care profession.
If you are a consumer who chooses to access the professional-level information made available through the Services, such as, by way of example and not limitation, a peer-reviewed article published by an expert in the field of medicine or health care, you should not rely on that information as professional medical advice or use the Services as a replacement for any relationship with your physician or other qualified HCP. For medical concerns, including decisions about medications and other treatments, consumers should always consult their physician or, in serious cases, seek immediate assistance from emergency medical personnel.
Subject to your compliance with these Terms, you are granted a limited, non-exclusive, non-transferable, and non-sub-licensable license to use the Services and view the information and materials made available through the Services, including User Content, as defined below, solely for your personal and professional use. You shall not use, copy, adapt, modify, prepare derivative works based upon, distribute, license, sell, transfer, publicly display, publicly perform, transmit, stream, broadcast, or otherwise exploit the Services, CNT Content, or the Website except as expressly permitted in these Terms. All rights not expressly granted herein are reserved to Mashup Media, LLC and their respective licensors, as applicable.
CNT may contain links to third-party websites or resources that are not part of CNT. You agree that we are not responsible or liable for these websites and resources, including, without limitation, their availability or the content and information that they provide. The inclusion on CNT of third-party resources, including links to third-party websites, does not imply our endorsement of these resources.
You agree that you will not engage in any of the following activities in connection with your use of the Services:
We may, but are not obligated to, do any or all of the following without notice:
You are solely responsible for ensuring that the User Content you make available through the Services complies with applicable laws, including, without limitation, those relating to privacy and also best clinical and ethical practices. Prior to submitting any User Content to the Services, you must remove any information that identifies an individual or that could reasonably enable the identification of an individual (eg, name, email address, Social Security number, insurance number or other unique identification number, biometric identifiers, facial photographs, or photographs of identifying marks such as tattoos or scars). You shall be solely responsible for any claims arising from your failure to de-identify User Content that you submit through the Services.
You agree that you will not use the Services to make available User Content that:
You acknowledge and agree that CNT and any software used in connection with CNT (“Software”) contain proprietary and confidential information that is protected by applicable intellectual property and other laws. You further acknowledge and agree that the CNT Content is protected by copyrights, trademarks, service marks, patents, or other proprietary rights and laws. Except as expressly permitted by applicable law or as authorized by us or the applicable licensor, you agree not to modify, rent, lease, loan, sell, distribute, transmit, broadcast, publicly perform, create derivative works from, or “scrape” for commercial or any other purpose CNT, the CNT Content, or the Software, in whole or in part. Any use of CNT or the Services not expressly permitted by these Terms is a breach of these Terms and may violate our and third parties’ intellectual property rights.
You may view information provided through the Services online, download individual articles to your computer or mobile device for later reading, or print a copy of an article for yourself. You may not remove any copyright notices from materials obtained through CNT. You agree not to access the Services by any means other than through the interface that is provided by us for use in accessing the Services.
Your correspondence or business dealings with, or participation in promotions of, advertisers or other third parties found on or through the Services, including requests for and delivery of goods or services and any other terms, conditions, warranties, or representations associated with such dealings, are solely between you and such third party. You agree that we shall not be responsible or liable for any loss or damage of any sort incurred as the result of any such dealings or as the result of the introduction of such third parties through the Services.
We control those components of the Services made available through our respective websites from our offices within the state of New Jersey in the United States of America. By accessing the Services, you agree that the statutes and laws of the state of New Jersey, without regard to the principles underlying choice of laws, will apply to all matters relating to use of the Services.
Notwithstanding the foregoing, you may be subject to certain obligations and responsibilities associated with the jurisdiction in which you practice medicine or another health care profession. We make no representation as to the legal compliance of the Services or the CNT Content, and you are solely responsible for compliance with the laws of your jurisdiction with respect to your use and misuse of the Services and the CNT Content.
We reserve the right, in addition to our other remedies, to terminate, discontinue, suspend, and/or restrict the Services and your ability to access, visit, and/or use the Services or any portion thereof, and/or these Terms, including, without limitation, any of our purported obligations hereunder, with or without cause, with or without notice. You agree that all terminations shall be made at our sole discretion, and we shall not be liable to you or any third party for any termination of your access to the Services.
Even if the Services, your ability to access, visit, and/or use the Services or any portion thereof, and/or these Terms is terminated, discontinued, suspended, or restricted, by you or by us, we have no obligation to remove any User Content, but we may in our discretion. Therefore, content you may have posted, uploaded, transmitted, sent, or otherwise made available on or through CNT may be retained and/or remain viewable by us, our licensors, vendors, service providers, and/or other third parties, including other users. We have no obligation to retain, store, or provide you with any information pertaining to User Content you may have posted, uploaded, transmitted, sent, or otherwise made available on or through CNT. These Terms shall survive the termination or expiration of these Terms.
CNT, THE SERVICES, AND CNT CONTENT ARE PROVIDED “AS IS,” WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, WE EXPRESSLY DISCLAIM ANY WARRANTIES, EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, QUIET ENJOYMENT OR NON-INFRINGEMENT, AND ANY WARRANTIES ARISING OUT OF COURSE OF DEALING OR USAGE OF TRADE. WE MAKE NO WARRANTY THAT CNT, THE SERVICES, AND CNT CONTENT WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS OR BE AVAILABLE ON AN UNINTERRUPTED, SECURE, OR ERROR-FREE BASIS. WE MAKE NO WARRANTY AS TO THE ACCURACY, TIMELINESS, COMPLETENESS, OR RELIABILITY OF ANY CONTENT OBTAINED THROUGH THE SERVICES. NO INFORMATION PROVIDED THROUGH THE SERVICES OR BY US IN ORAL OR WRITTEN FORM WILL CREATE ANY WARRANTY NOT EXPRESSLY MADE HEREIN. YOUR RELIANCE UPON THE CONTENT OBTAINED OR USED BY YOU THROUGH THE SERVICES IS SOLELY AT YOUR OWN RISK. YOU ARE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ALL YOUR COMMUNICATIONS AND INTERACTIONS WITH OTHER USERS OF CNT. YOU UNDERSTAND THAT WE DO NOT ASSUME RESPONSIBILITY FOR SCREENING ANY USER OF CNT, NOR DO WE VERIFY OR TAKE RESPONSIBILITY FOR USER CONTENT. WE DO NOT PROVIDE MEDICAL ADVICE, AND WE DO NOT RECOMMEND OR ENDORSE ANY SPECIFIC PRODUCTS, PRODUCT USERS, THERAPIES, TESTS, PHYSICIANS, HCPs, OR OPINIONS.
In no event shall Mashup Media, LLC or any other person or entity involved in creating, developing, or delivering CNT, the Services, or CNT Content be liable for any damages (including, without limitation, incidental and consequential damages, personal injury/wrongful death, lost profits, or damages resulting from lost data or business interruption) arising out of or in connection with these Terms or from the use of or inability to access or use CNT, the Services, or CNT Content, or from any communications or interactions with other persons with whom you communicate or interact as a result of your use of the Services, whether based on warranty, contract, tort, or any other legal theory, and whether or not we, our licensors, our suppliers, or any third parties mentioned within the Services are advised of the possibility of such damages.
We, our licensors, our suppliers, or any third parties mentioned within the Services are not liable for any personal injury, including death, caused by your use or misuse of the Services or any information provided through the Services. Any claims arising in connection with your use of the Services must be brought within 1 year of the date of the event giving rise to such action that occurred. Remedies under these Terms are exclusive and are limited to those expressly provided for in these Terms. The limitations of damages set forth above are fundamental elements of the basis of the bargain between us and you.
You agree to defend, indemnify, and hold each of us and our respective officers, directors, employees, agents, licensors, and suppliers harmless from and against any claims, actions or demands, liabilities and settlements with or without limitation, and reasonable legal and accounting fees resulting from, or alleged to result from, your access to or use of CNT, the Services, and/or CNT Content or your violation of these Terms.
If you believe any materials within CNT infringe your copyright, you may request removal of those materials (or access thereto) by contacting our copyright agent and providing the following information:
Please forward any copyright concerns or issues related to CNT to the following address:
Mashup Media, LLC
670 Madison Avenue
Manalapan, NJ 07726
We reserve the right, at our sole discretion, to modify, discontinue, or terminate any of the Services, CNT Content, or these Terms at any time and without prior notice. If we modify these Terms in a material way, we will provide notice of such modification within CNT. By continuing to access or use the Services after we have modified these Terms, you agree to be bound by the modified Terms. If the modified Terms are not acceptable to you, you agree to immediately stop using CNT and the Services.
Except as expressly provided in a particular “legal notice” generated on the Website, these Terms constitute the entire agreement between you and Mashup Media, LLC with respect to your use (and prior use) of CNT and the associated Services and CNT Content.
These Terms constitute the entire and exclusive understanding and agreement between Mashup Media, LLC and you regarding CNT and the Services, and these Terms supersede and replace any and all prior oral or written understandings or agreements between Mashup Media, LLC and you regarding CNT and the Services.
You may not assign or transfer these Terms, by operation of law or otherwise, without the prior written consent of Mashup Media, LLC. Any attempt by you to assign or transfer these Terms without such consent will be null and of no effect. Mashup Media, LLC may assign or transfer these Terms, at its sole discretion, without restriction. Subject to the foregoing, these Terms will bind and inure to the benefit of the parties, their successors, and permitted assigns.
Any notices or other communications permitted or required hereunder, including those regarding material modifications to these Terms, will be posted within CNT.
Our failure to enforce any right or provision of these Terms will not constitute a waiver of future enforcement of that right or provision. Except as expressly set forth in these Terms, the exercise by either party of any of its remedies under these Terms will be without prejudice to its other remedies under these Terms or otherwise.
The invalidity or unenforceability of any of the foregoing provisions set forth in these Terms shall not affect the validity or enforceability of any other provision set forth in these Terms, which shall remain in full force and effect.
If you have questions about the Services or these Terms or wish to provide feedback, please contact us at email@example.com. By submitting feedback and suggestions, you grant a non-exclusive, perpetual, irrevocable, and royalty-free license to any intellectual property rights you may have in your feedback and suggestions to us to use to improve the Services.
Effective date: July 6, 2022