Terms of Use.

These Terms of Use (this “Agreement”) set forth the terms for each user (“you” or “your”) to access and use the website www.SRPNTS.org (the “Website”) operated by the International AIDS Vaccine Initiative (“IAVI” or “we” or “us”) on behalf of the Scientific Research Partnership for Neglected Tropical Snakebite (“SRPNTS”). By accessing the Website, you consent to the terms of this Agreement, as amended. We may update or amend this Agreement from time to time in the future. When revised, the new Terms of Use will be posted on our website and the “Last Updated” below the policy will reflect the date of the most recent amendments. Therefore, we encourage you to periodically visit our Terms of Use to review the most recent form.

1. Description of website

SRPNTS is a consortium of six expert institutions in snakebite and snakebite treatment, and antibody technology working jointly to reduce morbidity and mortality from snakebite in Africa and India by delivering the next generation snakebite therapies that are effective, safe, affordable, and accessible to communities who need them most. Subject to the terms of this Agreement, IAVI provides the Website on behalf of SRPNTS indiscriminately to visitors for informational purposes. SRPNTS’s Website contains general information about snakebite therapy research. We do our best to ensure that this information is accurate and current, but we do not represent, warrant, or guarantee the accuracy of this data. 

2. Third party websites

SRPNTS’s Website contains links to third-party websites. Our inclusion of a link is not intended to constitute an endorsement of or affiliation with the owner or sponsor of such websites. SRPNTS is not responsible for the contents of any linked website or any link contained in a linked website.

3. SRPNTS does not provide medical advice

Data contained on the SRPNTS Website is for informational purposes only. Proper medical diagnosis, treatment, and other medical advice should always be obtained from a qualified healthcare provider.

4. Use of the website

By accessing and using the Website, and any content or data contained therein, you agree to comply with applicable law.

5. Disclaimer of warranties

IAVI provides the site on behalf of SRPNTS on an “as is” and on an “as available” basis. To the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, IAVI makes no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, regarding the use of the Website, in terms of the correctness, accuracy, reliability of any information contained therein, or otherwise.

6. Limitation of liability

To the greatest extent permitted by applicable law, neither IAVI nor SRPNTS shall be liable for any special, indirect, consequential, or incidental damages, or damages for lost profits, loss of revenue, or loss of use, arising out of or related to the Website, its content or any related information, whether such damages arise in contract, negligence, tort, under statute, in equity, at law, or otherwise, even if it has been advised of the possibility of such damages. IAVI or SRPNTS’s Liability to you shall be limited to proven direct damages in an amount not exceeding five hundred dollars ($500.00).

7. Indemnification

You agree to indemnify, defend and hold IAVI, SRPNTS, its parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, members, managers, officers, employees and agents, harmless from any claim or demand, including reasonable attorneys’ fees and costs, made by any third party due to or arising from your violation of these Terms of Use.

8. Governing law

This Agreement is governed by the internal substantive laws of the State of New York, without giving effect to any choice of law rules. You expressly agree that the exclusive jurisdiction for any dispute with IAVI, its affiliates, subsidiaries, employees, contractors, officers, directors, agents and content providers, that in any way relates to your use of the SRPNTS Website, or the information contained therein, resides in the courts of the State of New York.

9. Copyright and trademark information

All content included or available on the Website, including site design, text, graphics, interfaces, and the selection and arrangements thereof is copyrighted material of SRPNTS, with all rights reserved, or is the property of third parties protected by intellectual property rights. Any use of materials on the Website, including reproduction, modification, distribution, or replication, any form of data extraction or data mining, or other commercial exploitation of any kind, without prior written permission of SRPNTS is strictly prohibited. You agree not use any robot, spider, or other automatic device, or manual process to monitor or copy the Website or the content contained therein without prior written permission of SRPNTS.

All trademarks displayed on the Website are the trademarks of their respective owners and do not constitute any affiliation with or represent an endorsement of such businesses, or their goods or services.

10. Entire agreement

This Agreement and SRPNTS’s Online Privacy Policy found on SRPNTS’s website, as modified from time to time in accordance with their respective terms, constitute the complete and exclusive agreement between the parties with respect to the subject matter hereof.

11. Severability

If any provision of this Agreement shall be unlawful, void, or unenforceable for any reason, the other provisions (and any partially enforceable provision) shall not be affected thereby and shall remain valid and enforceable to the maximum possible extent.

Last updated: Monday, January 25, 2021