The website “www.apexkidneyfoundation.org” (hereinafter referred to as “This website”) is owned and managed by Apex Kidney Foundation,( hereinafter referred to as “AKF”) a Charitable Trust, formed for the purpose of educating general public about prevention of kidney diseases through early detection and providing support to persons already inflicted with kidney disease by providing kidney care services, home hemodialysis and other nephrology related services including kidney transplantation, peritoneal dialysis and nephrology consultations.
By accessing to this Site, you agree to comply with the Terms of the Use of AKF.
The information provided on this website is designed to support and not replace the medical counselling that exists between you and your physician and health care team. The data provided in this website was appropriated with due care by medically trained and qualified professionals unless a clear statement is made that the information offered is from a non-medically qualified individual or organization. However, AKF cannot guarantee the correctness of the information contained on this website is provided for general informational purposes only and does not constitute medical or other professional advice.
All the contents, materials, information, products and services on this website are provided on "as is," “where is” and “as available” basis with all faults to the extent permitted by law, AKF and its affiliates, employees, officers, board of directors and shareholders disclaim all other warranties of any kind, whether express, implied, statutory or otherwise, including without limitation, the implied warranties or conditions of satisfactory quality, performance, merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement in relation to information, services or products provided through or in connection with this website. Further, AKF makes no warranty and disclaims any obligation that:
- The website will meet your requirements or will be available on an uninterrupted, timely, secure or error-free basis;
- The contents of this website will be up-to-date, complete, comprehensive o accurate;
- The results that may be obtained from the use of this website or any services offered through this website will be accurate or reliable;
- The quality of any products, services, information or other material obtained by you through the website will meet your expectations.
Under no circumstances shall AKF or its affiliates be liable for any damages whatsoever, including without limitation, direct, indirect, incidental, special, exemplary, punitive or consequential damages, arising out of the use, inability to use or the results of use of this Site, any websites linked to this website or the materials or information or services contained at any or all such websites, whether based on warranty, contract, tort or any other legal theory and whether or not advised of the possibility of such damages. If your use of the materials, information or services from this website or any website linked to this website results in the need for servicing, repair or correction of equipment or data, you shall assume all costs thereof.
Except as indicated to the contrary elsewhere on this website, you may view, copy, retransmit and print the postings, messages, text, files, images, graphics, photos, audio clips, sounds, video or other materials (the "Content") available on this website subject to the following conditions:
(a) The Content is used solely for personal, informational, or internal business purposes;
(b) The Content is not provided, sold, licensed or leased (nor is access provided to the Content) for any fee or other consideration;
(c) All copyright, trademark and other proprietary rights notices included in the Content as presented on this Site appear on all copies;
(d) The Content is not modified or altered in any way; and
(e) No graphics are used separately from accompanying text.
In using this website, you agree that you shall not:
(a) Delete, modify, hack or attempt to change or alter any of the Content on this website;
(b) Use any device, software or routine intended to damage or otherwise interfere with the proper functioning of this website or servers or networks connected to this website, or take any other action that interferes with other parties’ use of this website;
(c) Use any robot, spider or other automatic or manual device or process for the purpose of harvesting or compiling information on this Website for purposes other than for a generally available search engine;
(d) Use any AKF copyrights, service marks, or trademarks without our prior written consent, including without limitation as meta tags, search engine keywords, or hidden text;
(e) Use any material or information, including images or photographs, which are made available through this website in any manner that infringes any copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret or other proprietary right of any party; or
(f) Upload files that contain viruses, Trojan horses, worms, corrupted files, or any other similar software or programs that may damage the operation of another’s computer or property of another.
All Contents posted on, transmitted through or linked from this website, are the sole responsibility of the person from whom such Content is originated. You are entirely responsible for all Content that you post, email or otherwise make available through the Site. For all Content provided by you, you agree to indemnify AKF as provided below.
By uploading or otherwise posting any Content on this website, you represent and warrant that:
- the content will not cause injury to any person or entity.
You agree not to upload, transmit, distribute or otherwise publish in or on the Website any Content which is:
- off topic, personal attacks, libelous, defamatory, obscene, abusive, pornographic, threatening or an invasion of privacy;
- an infringement of the intellectual property rights, including, but not limited to, copyrights and trademarks, of any person or entity;
- illegal in any way or which advocates illegal activity and/or
- an advertisement or solicitation of funds, goods or services.
AKF reserves the right to modify or terminate your access to this website (or portions of this website) at any time, temporarily or permanently, with or without notice to you. AKF may also impose limits on certain features, restrict your access to parts or all of this website, or charge fees for access to portions of this website without notice or liability. You acknowledge and agree that AKF will not be liable to you or any third party in the event that AFK exercises its right to modify or terminate access to this Site or portions of this website.
Intellectual Property Rights
AKF is the sole/exclusive owner of all the intellectual property and in particular all the patent rights, the copy-right/rights, trademarks rights, database rights, trade secret rights and patents in AKF and in any software, application, graphics, text and other materials used therein. A member/user may view, use or download a single copy of the material/content this website solely for member's personal, internal and non-commercial use. The member/user should not use, modify, publish, broadcast, transmit, transfer or sell, rent, lease, reproduce, create derivative works from, distribute, circulate, disseminate, perform, link, display or in any way exploit any merchandise or intellectual property, in whole or in part, except with the prior written consent of AKF. AKF appreciates and values/recognizes/respects the intellectual property of others and expects the same from its users. Any claim with regard to copyright of intellectual property infringement at AKF site should be notified to AKF by calling, writing or e-mailing at the address given in this website.
You agree to indemnify, defend and hold AKF its affiliates, shareholders, directors, officers, co-branders, subsidiaries, parents, employees and agents, harmless from any claim, demand, liability, dispute, damage, cost, expense, or loss, including attorneys’ fees and costs of litigation, arising out of or in any way related to your use of or access to this Site, your use of the Content, including any use by your employees, your violation of these Terms or your violation of any rights of another.
Governing Law & Jurisdiction
You acknowledge that
(a) You have read and understood these Terms; and
(b)That these Terms have the same force and effect as a signed agreement.
If you have any questions about these Terms, the practices of AKF or your dealings with this website, please contact us through the address below. You may also contact us to update your personal information by notifying us when you change your name or email address