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Terms of Use

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Please take a minute to review the following Terms of Use carefully, as by accessing and using this website you are agreeing to these terms and conditions and all applicable laws.

Also, please note that Root Science may change or modify our Terms of Use at any time without notice, so please check this page often. Thank you.

Use of Site – Personal and Non-Commercial Use Limitation

Unless otherwise specified, the Root Science website is for personal and noncommercial use. You may not modify, copy, distribute, transmit, display, perform, reproduce, publish, license, create derivative works from, transfer, or sell any information, software, products or services obtained from the Root Science website.

You may display and, subject to any expressly stated restrictions or limitations relating to specific material, electronically copy, download and print hard copy portions of the material from the different areas of the website solely for your own noncommercial use, or to place an order with Root Science, or to purchase Root Science products. Any other use of materials on this website, including but not limited to the modification, reproduction, distribution, republication, display or transmission of the content of this website, without prior written permission of Root Science is strictly prohibited.

Copyrights and Trademarks

All material present on Root Science, including but not limited to text, design, graphics, interfaces, or code and the selection and arrangements thereof is subject to intellectual property rights such as copyright, trademark and other property rights. This material is property of the respected owners. All rights are expressly reserved. Reproducing, copying, manipulating, or using this information without the prior written consent of the legal owner of such material could result in civil or criminal prosecution.

Website Errors, Mistakes and Missing Information

Root Science cannot guarantee that our website will be completely free of errors and misleading information. In the event of an error or other content related issues, Root Science reserves the right to correct these errors without notification. Root Science also reserves the right to cancel any order that may have been made under any pricing error. In the event where an order is canceled, but has been paid for, the user will receive a full refund.

User Participation

Harassment in any manner or form on the website, including via e-mail and chat or by obscene or abusive language is strictly forbidden. Impersonation of others, including a Root Science employee, host, or representative or other members or visitors on the website is prohibited. You may not upload to, distribute, or otherwise publish through the website any content which is libelous, defamatory, obscene, threatening, invasive of privacy or publicity rights, abusive, illegal, or otherwise objectionable, or which may constitute or encourage a criminal offense, violate the rights of any party or otherwise give rise to liability or violate any law. You may not upload commercial content on the website or use the website to solicit others to join or become members of any other commercial online service or other organization.

Root Science does not and cannot review all communications and materials posted to or created by users accessing the website and is not in any manner responsible for the content of these communications and materials. You acknowledge that by providing you with the ability to view and distribute user generated content on the website, Root Science is merely acting as a passive conduit for such distribution and is not undertaking any obligation or liability relating to any contents or activities on the website. However, Root Science reserves the right to block or remove communications or materials that it determines to be (a) abusive, defamatory, or obscene, (b) fraudulent, deceptive, or misleading, (c) in violation of a copyright, trademark or other intellectual property right of another or (d) violates any law or regulation or (e) offensive or otherwise unacceptable to Root Science at its sole discretion. Note: Any personally identifiable information you may post or transmit will be treated by Root Science in accordance with Root Science’s Privacy Policy.

Customer Feedback

Please note that except for any personally identifiable information, all customer feedback given to Root Science shall be considered the property of Root Science. This includes all customer communication, testimonials and contact information. By releasing this information to Root Science, you are hereby giving Root Science the non-exclusive, worldwide, perpetual, irrevocable, royalty-free, and unlimited right to reproduce, modify, publish, translate and distribute such material in any way deemed appropriate by the management of Root Science.

Third-Party Links

To provide increased value to our visitors, the Root Science website may contain links to other sites on the Internet that are owned and operated by third party vendors and other third parties (the “External Sites”). However, even if the third party is affiliated with Root Science, Root Science has no control over these linked sites, all of which have separate privacy and data collection practices, independent of Root Science. Root Science has no responsibility or liability for these independent policies or actions and is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such web sites. These linked sites are only for your convenience and therefore you access them at your own risk.

Product Use

Root Science shall not be held liable for any damages resulting from the misuse of any Root Science products. Therefore, it is the sole responsibility of the customer to read all product instructions carefully, to use the products strictly for the purpose they were designed for, and to ensure that the products are used in a safe and reasonable manner. Also, Root Science shall not be held responsible for any damages that occur due to an allergic reaction, or as the result of any other unforeseen occurrence.

Payment Agreement

When purchasing a product from Root Science, you are agreeing to pay any and all charges associated with the purchased product. This includes all related taxes (based on shipping destination) and possible shipping costs. When purchasing a product from Root Science, you must also be of legal age, as dictated by your local laws.

Also, please note that Root Science is not responsible for any and all losses, whether direct or indirect, exceeding the price of the products purchased.

Legal Disclaimer

Root Science makes no warranties or representations about the accuracy or completeness of the website’s content or the content of any External Sites.

THIS WEBSITE AND THE MATERIALS, INFORMATION, SERVICES, AND PRODUCTS IN THIS WEBSITE, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, TEXT, GRAPHICS, AND LINKS, ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” AND WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE PURSUANT TO APPLICABLE LAW, ROOT SCIENCE DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, NON-INFRINGEMENT, FREEDOM FROM COMPUTER VIRUS, AND WARRANTIES ARISING FROM COURSE OF DEALING OR COURSE OF PERFORMANCE. ROOT SCIENCE DOES NOT REPRESENT OR WARRANT THAT THE FUNCTIONS CONTAINED IN THE SITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE, THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, OR THAT THIS SITE OR THE SERVER THAT MAKES THE SITE AVAILABLE ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. ROOT SCIENCE DOES NOT MAKE ANY WARRANTIES OR REPRESENTATIONS REGARDING THE USE OF THE MATERIALS IN THIS SITE IN TERMS OF THEIR COMPLETENESS, CORRECTNESS, ACCURACY, ADEQUACY, USEFULNESS, TIMELINESS, RELIABILITY OR OTHERWISE. THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.

Limitation of Liability

IN NO EVENT SHALL ROOT SCIENCE BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL, EXEMPLARY OR CONSEQUENTIAL, DAMAGES, OR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER, EVEN IF ROOT SCIENCE HAS BEEN PREVIOUSLY ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES, WHETHER IN AN ACTION UNDER CONTRACT, NEGLIGENCE, OR ANY OTHER THEORY, ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE, INABILITY TO USE, OR PERFORMANCE OF THE INFORMATION, SERVICES, PRODUCTS, AND MATERIALS AVAILABLE FROM THIS SITE. THESE LIMITATIONS SHALL APPLY NOTWITHSTANDING ANY FAILURE OF ESSENTIAL PURPOSE OF ANY LIMITED REMEDY. BECAUSE SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW LIMITATIONS ON HOW LONG AN IMPLIED WARRANTY LASTS, OR THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR CONSEQUENTIAL OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES, THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.

Indemnification

The user agrees to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless Root Science, its officers, directors, employees, agents, licensors and suppliers (collectively the “Provider”) from and against all losses, expenses, damages and costs, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, resulting from any violation of these terms of service or any activity related to the user’s internet account (including negligent or wrongful conduct), by the user or any other person accessing the website using the user’s internet account.

User Right to Termination

You must agree to the above Terms of Service in order to use Root Science. These Terms of Service in combination with our Privacy Policy represent a legally binding agreement between the user and Root Science. If you cannot or decide you do not want to agree with these Terms of Service, you are prohibited from using this website.

This was last modified on 01/21/12