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Please read this agreement carefully before accessing or using this site. By accessing or using the site, you agree to be bound by this agreement. The information and services on this site are provided by icommunicate Therapy Ltd and subject to your agreement to the terms and conditions below. Icommunicate therapy Ltd reserves the right, at any time, to modify, alter, or update these Terms of Use, and you agree to be bound by such modifications, alterations, or updates. You are also bound by the information on out Disclaimer and Terms of Purchase pages.

icommunicate Therapy Ltd and its suppliers may make improvements or changes in the information, services, products, and other materials on this site, or terminate this site, at any time without notice. We may modify this agreement at any time, and such modifications shall be effective immediately upon posting of the modified agreement. Accordingly, you agree to review the agreement periodically, and your continued access or use of this site shall be deemed your acceptance of the modified agreement.

Registration and membership of the icommunicate website
Prior to obtaining an “alias” and joining icommunicate’s online community, the following Consent and Waiver Terms of Use must be read, understood and consent must be given to the following conditions:

Passwords
To become a Member of icommunicate’s online community, you recognize that you are required to provide your email address and to choose a screen name.You recognize that your chosen screen name will appear in connection with any communications you post on icommunicatetherapy.com.

You shall provide icommunicatetherapy.com with accurate, complete, and updated registration information. Failure to do so shall constitute a breach of the Terms of Use, which may result in immediate termination of your icommunicatetherapy.com account.

You may not:

(i) select or use as an icommunicatetherapy.com User ID a name of another person with the intent to impersonate that person;

(ii) use as an icommunicatetherapy.com User ID a name subject to any rights of a person other than you without appropriate authorization; or

(iii) use as an icommunicatetherapy.com User ID a name that is otherwise offensive, vulgar or obscene.

icommunicatetherapy.com reserves the right to refuse registration of, or cancel, an icommunicatetherapy.com User ID in its discretion. You shall be responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your icommunicatetherapy.com password.

Unless you voluntarily and affirmatively choose to list your email address in your membership profile, biography, posting or other location on icommunicatetherapy.com, you understand that your actual email address is not public, shared in anyway, or displayed on icommunicatetherapy.com.You also understand and agree that icommunicatetherapy.com in no way encourages members to disclose private information, including their email addresses, on the publicly accessible portions of icommunicatetherapy.com. The email feature of the member’s profile uses the website’s address to send mail, therefore protecting your email address.

Personal Information
You understand that you are not required to post any personal information that is not required to become a member. However, if you voluntarily choose to include personal information in your member profile, biography or other postings on icommunicatetherapy.com you may do so. You understand and agree that icommunicatetherapy.com in no way encourages members to disclose private information, including your email addresses, on the publicly accessible portions of icommunicatetherapy.com.

You understand and agree that icommunicatetherapy.com and its directors, officers, employees and agents are not liable for the disclosure of any personal information which you voluntarily include in your profile, biography and or posts. You recognize that you have no legitimate expectation of privacy in any information which you voluntarily disclose on icommunicatetherapy.com, and hereby waive any legislative, constitutional, statutory or common law right to privacy which you might otherwise claim in such information.

Acceptable User Conduct
Responsibility for Reviewing Content. You are also responsible for the interpretation of the content that is posted on icommunicatetherapy.com. You must evaluate, and bear all risks associated with the use of any content, including any reliance on the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of such Content. The information on this site may be written by registered medical professionals but is not intended to replace personal advice or directions given from your actual medical professional. A face to face consultation with a medical professional will result in directives and advice specific to your current condition or situation, and we are not advocating that our service in any way replaces this.

Responsibility for Posting Content. All information, data, text, software, music, sound, photographs, graphics, video, messages, or any other materials whatsoever (collectively, “content”), whether publicly posted or privately transmitted, is the sole responsibility of the person from whom such content originated. This means that you, and not icommunicatetherapy.com, are entirely responsible for all content that you upload, posts, emails or otherwise transmits via icommunicatetherapy.com.

Regarding your contributions to content on icommunicatetherapy.com. All postings must strive to:

1. Increase the knowledge of other readers / users

2. Help create dialogue and discussion around topics

3. Maintain a positive contribution to the lives of others

Ten Rules For Unacceptable User Conduct
As a condition of use, you promise to only use the services for lawful purposes and are in compliance with these Terms of Use. You understand and agree that icommunicatetherapy.com is not under any obligation to control, monitor or verify the statements made by members of icommunicatetherapy.com’s online community. If icommunicatetherapy.com discovers that you are making unacceptable use of icommunicatetherapy.com, however, icommunicatetherapy.com may terminate your account.

Some examples of such unacceptable uses are

1) Abuse, harass, humiliate, deceive, threaten, impersonate, intimidate or engage in any other abusive behaviors with those who comment on icommunicatetherapy.com.

2) Contribute any content that is infringing, libelous, defamatory, obscene, pornographic, abusive, offensive or otherwise violates any law or right of any third party;

3) Post or transmit, or cause to be posted or transmitted, any communication or solicitation designed or intended to obtain password, account, or private information from any icommunicatetherapy.com

4) Create or submit unwanted email (“Spam”) to any other icommunicatetherapy.com users or any URL;

5) Violate any laws in your jurisdiction (including but not limited to copyright laws);

6) Submit stories or comments linking to affiliate programs, multi-level marketing schemes, or off-topic content or any other system that will result in your personal financial or commercial gain.

7) Use for illegal or unauthorized purpose. If you are an international user, you agree to comply with all local laws regarding online conduct and acceptable content

8) With the exception of accessing RSS feeds, you will not use any robot, spider, scraper or other automated means to access the Site for any purpose without our express written permission. Additionally, you agree that you will not:
(i) take any action that imposes, or may impose in our sole discretion an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on our infrastructure;
(ii) interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of the Site or any activities conducted on the Site; or
(iii) bypass any measures we may use to prevent or restrict access to the Site;

9) Create separate user accounts with the intention of artificially inflating your icommunicatetherapy.com account, comments, or any other icommunicatetherapy.com service.

10) Post personal communications from anyone without their consent

Reporting Violations of Terms of Use
icommunicatetherapy.com may remove any Content and icommunicatetherapy.com accounts at any time for any reason (including, but not limited to, upon receipt of claims or allegations from third parties or authorities relating to such Content), or for no reason at all. To report Terms of Use abuse, please email: abuse@icommunicatetherapy.com

You understand and agree that it is impossible for icommunicatetherapy.com to guarantee complete security.You understand and agree that icommunicatetherapy.com accepts no responsibility for any consequences of unauthorized entry, even if such entry could have been prevented by procedures known to icommunicatetherapy.com, but not adopted, and you hereby waive any claim against icommunicatetherapy.com and/or its directors, officers, employees or agents, based upon any unauthorized acts by third parties.

Reprint Information
You understand and agree that icommunicatetherapy.com may collect and utilize any personal information which you voluntarily provide, and may combine the personal information collected from you with information from others to provide a better user experience.You further understand and agree that icommunicatetherapy.com may summarize and/or reprint any information or comments which you voluntarily post on the website as a part of newsletters and other publications.

Modifications Of Terms Of Use
icommunicatetherapy.com reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to modify or replace the Terms of Use at any time. If the alterations constitute a material change to the Terms of Use, icommunicatetherapy.com will notify you via email. What constitutes a “material change” will be determined at icommunicatetherapy.com sole discretion, in good faith and using common sense and reasonable judgment.

You shall be responsible for reviewing and becoming familiar with any such modifications. Use of the Services by you following such notification constitutes your acceptance of the terms and conditions of the Terms of Use as modified

Links to Other Web Sites
Users may provide links to other web sites or resources. Because icommunicatetherapy.com has no control over such sites and resources, you acknowledge and agree that icommunicatetherapy.com is not responsible for the availability of such external sites or resources and does not endorse and is not responsible or liable for any content, advertising, products or other materials on or available from such sites or resources. You agree not to knowingly link to any web site, web page or resource that contains defamatory, obscene, pornographic, abusive, or offensive material, or otherwise violates any law or right of any third party.

You further acknowledge and agree that icommunicatetherapy.com shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with use of or reliance on any such content, goods or services available on or through any such site.

icommunicatetherapy.com Limitation Of Liability
In no event shall icommunicatetherapy.com or its suppliers be liable under contract, tort, strict liability, negligence or other legal theory:
(i) with respect to the site, the service or any content for any lost profits or special, indirect, incidental, punitive, exemplary or consequential damages of any kind whatsoever, substitute goods or services (however arising), or or any damages whatsoever resulting from loss of use, business, data or profits, litigation and the like or otherwise, whether based on breach of contract, tort (including negligence), product liability or otherwise, even if advised of the possibility of such damages.
(ii) for any direct damages in excess of (in the aggregate) $100. Some jurisdiction do not allow the exclusion or limitation of incidental or consequential damages, so the above limitations and exclusions may not apply to you.

With respect to goods or services purchased through this site, icommunicate therapy Ltd’s liability, in any case, is expressly limited to replacement of defective goods, or, at icommunicate therapy Ltd’s election, to the repayment or crediting of buyer with an amount equal to the purchase price of the goods. You acknowledge and agree that the limitations set forth above are fundamental elements of this agreement and the site would not be provided to you absent of such limitations.
Indemnification

You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless icommunicate therapy Ltd from any liability, loss, claim and expense (including attorneys’ reasonable fees) related to (i) your violation of this agreement, and (i) your posting of material to this site. Proprietary Rights All materials on this site (as well as the organization and layout of the site) are owned and copyrighted by icommunicate therapy Ltd and may be accessed, downloaded or printed for your personal non-commercial use only. Without the prior written permission of icommunicate therapy Ltd, you may not copy, distribute or transfer any material on this site, in whole or in part. All trademarks, service marks, and trade names (collectively the “marks”) are proprietary to icommunicate therapy Ltd or other respective owners that have granted icommunicate therapy Ltd the right and license to use such marks.

Miscellaneous
No agency, partnership, joint venture, or employment is created as a result of the Terms of Use and you do not have any authority of any kind to bind icommunicatetherapy.com in any respect whatsoever. The failure of either party to exercise in any respect any right provided for herein shall not be deemed a waiver of any further rights hereunder.

icommunicatetherapy.com shall not be liable for any failure to perform its obligations hereunder where such failure results from any cause beyond icommunicatetherapy.com reasonable control, including, without limitation,

. mechanical,

. electronic or

. communications failure or

. degradation (including “line-noise” interference).

If any provision of the Terms of Use is found to be unenforceable or invalid, that provision shall be limited or eliminated to the minimum extent necessary so that the Terms of Use shall otherwise remain in full force and effect and enforceable.

The Terms of Use is not assignable, transferable or sublicensable by you except with icommunicatetherapy.com prior written consent.

icommunicatetherapy.com may transfer, assign or delegate the Terms of Use and its rights and obligations without consent. The Terms of Use shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of New Zealand, as if made within New Zealand between two residents thereof, and the parties submit to the exclusive jurisdiction and any other limitations on how they will address legal claims.
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Law and Jurisdiction
Contracts for the purchase of Products and Services through our site will be governed by New Zealand law. Any dispute arising from, or related to, such Contracts shall be subject to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of New Zealand.

Written Communications
Applicable laws require that some of the information or communications we send to you should be in writing. When using our site, you accept that communication with us will be mainly electronic. We will contact you by e-mail or provide you with information by posting notices on our website. For contractual purposes, you agree to this electronic means of communication and you acknowledge that all contracts, notices, information and other communications that we provide to you electronically comply with any legal requirement that such communications be in writing. This condition does not affect your statutory rights.

Privacy Policy
icommunicate’s Privacy Policy is designed to help you understand how we collect and use the personal information you decide to share, and help you make informed decisions when using icommunicate.
By using, accessing or becoming a member of icommunicate, you are accepting the practices described in this Privacy Policy.
All information we collect is done so with total respect and concern for your personal rights to privacy.

The Information we collect
When you visit icommunicate you provide us with two types of information: personal information you knowingly choose to disclose that is collected by us and Web Site use information collected by us as you interact with our Web Site.
When you register with icommunicate, you provide us with certain personal information, such as your name, your email address, your address, your occupation, your country of residence, and any other personal or preference information that you provide to us.
When you enter icommunicate, we collect your browser type and IP address. This information is gathered for all icommunicate visitors. In addition, we store certain information from your browser using “cookies.” A cookie is a piece of data stored on the user’s computer tied to information about the user. We use session ID cookies to confirm that users are logged in. These cookies terminate once the user closes the browser. By default, we use a persistent cookie that stores your login ID (but not your password) to make it easier for you to login when you come back to icommunicate. You can remove or block this cookie using the settings in your browser if you want to disable this convenience feature.

Changing or Removing Members Profile Information
Access and control over most personal information on icommunicate is readily available through the profile editing tools. icommunicate members may modify or delete any of their profile information at any time by logging into their account. Information will be updated immediately. Individuals who wish to deactivate their icommunicate members account may do so by email us via the Contact Us page requesting that their account be deactivated. We will do this as soon as practically possible within a 48 hour window. You will be contacted for the final time to advise you that your account has been deleted from our system. Removed information may persist in backup copies for a reasonable period of time but will not be generally available to members of icommunicate.
Where you make use of the communication features of the service to share information with other individuals on icommunicate, however, (e.g., sending a personal message to another icommunicate user) you generally cannot remove such communications.

Security
icommunicate takes appropriate precautions to protect our users’ information. Your account information is located on a secured server behind a firewall. When you enter sensitive information (such as credit card number or your password), we encrypt that information using secure socket layer technology (SSL). (To learn more about SSL, go to http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Secure_Sockets_Layer). Because email and instant messaging are not recognized as secure communications, we request that you not send private information to us by email or instant messaging services. If you have any questions about the security of icommunicate Web Site, please contact us via our Contact Us page.

Links
This site may include links to other Internet sites solely as a convenience to users. Icommunicate therapy Ltd does not endorse any such sites or the information, material, products or services contained on or accessible through the sites, and you access and use such sites, including information, material, products and services therein, solely at your own risk. We are of course not responsible for the privacy practices of other web sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site to read the privacy statements of each and every web site that collects personally identifiable information. This Privacy Policy applies solely to information collected by icommunicate.

Third Party Advertising
Advertisements that appear on icommunicate are sometimes delivered (or “served”) directly to users by third party advertisers. They automatically receive your IP address when this happens. These third party advertisers may also download cookies to your computer, or use other technologies such as JavaScript and “web beacons” (also known as “1×1 gifs”) to measure the effectiveness of their ads and to personalize advertising content. Doing this allows the advertising network to recognize your computer each time they send you an advertisement in order to measure the effectiveness of their ads and to personalize advertising content. In this way, they may compile information about where individuals using your computer or browser saw their advertisements and determine which advertisements are clicked. icommunicate does not have access to or control of the cookies that may be placed by the third party advertisers. Third party advertisers have no access to your contact information stored on icommunicate unless you choose to share it with them.
This privacy policy covers the use of cookies by icommunicate and does not cover the use of cookies or other tracking technologies by any of its advertisers.

If you have questions or concerns regarding this statement, you should first contact our privacy staff at icommunicate by email using the contact form with “privacy enquiry” as a part of your subject heading.

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