1. Conditions of sale for products sold through our site:
United States: VISA or Mastercard credit card payment is required at the time of purchase.
Shipments: Shipments of products purchased will be made via USPS 2-3 day priority mail..
Claims: Merchandise should be carefully examined upon receipt to ascertain any error or shortage. Claims for shortage must be made within 10 days of receipt of merchandise. Claims for lost or damaged shipments must be made by the buyer directly upon the carrier and our office notified within 10 days of receipt of merchandise.
Warranty: Company makes no warranty to products purchased. Manufacturer warranties, if applicable, do pertain and are exclusively with the applicable manufacturer. YOU HAVE NO WARRANTY WITH COMPANY IN CONNECTION WITH YOUR PURCHASE. Note that cauteries have a 4 year shelf life and AAA lights have a one year shelf life. All battery-operated products must be stored under temperate conditions, if necessary in an air conditioned storage place or facility, as high heat or in-tense cold may damage them.
Unauthorized Distribution: Certain products, material, and/or information, including software, available on or through Company's web site may be subject to United States and International import/export regulations. Company does not authorize the exportation of any such products, material, or information to any jurisdiction prohibited by United States Export Laws.
2. Conditions for use of information on this website.
The contents of this website, including but not limited to all text, images, and videos are for informational, and general research purposes only. Neither this website nor Company recommend or endorse any particular healthcare provider, medical/surgical technique, or product. We do not offer advice regarding the quality or suitability of any particular provider, treatment or health conditions, and no information on this site should be construed as health or medical advice. Additionally, no materials posted on this site are to be construed as training in medical/surgical procedures or on medical/surgical equipment. All users, physician and otherwise, assume total responsibility for verifying the usefulness and accuracy for any information posted on this website. Company and its licensors, suppliers and affiliates, and the directors, officers, agents, and representatives of each, assume no (and hereby disclaims all) responsibility or liability of any kind, for the use of any informational materials posted on this website or any legal claims that may arise directly or indirectly from the use of any such information.
You, the user, assume all responsibility in connection with choosing a healthcare provider, whether or not you obtained information about such provider on or through this website. Company and its licensors, suppliers and affiliates, and the directors, officers, agents, and representatives of each, assume no (and hereby disclaims all) responsibility or liability of any kind, for any advice, treatment or other services rendered by any healthcare provider, or for any malpractice claims and other claims that may arise directly or indirectly from any such advice, treatment or other services.
3. Misuse of all materials on this site is prohibited.
Company’s content and work product are proprietary marks owned by Company. All other copyrights, product names, trade names, trademarks, slogans, and/or designs depicted in this and any other website owned by Company are the proprietary items of their respective owners.
Content of this site and its data, listings, physician information or other components may not be downloaded, republished, reproduced, reprinted, retransmitted, distributed, rebroadcast, disseminated, circulated, duplicated or resold in whole or in part, for commercial or any other purposes or for purposes of compiling or producing mailing lists or any other lists of physicians.
Any software downloaded from Company's web site, including, but not limited to, the images, documents, files and accompanying data are licensed to you, and remain the property of Company or its respective trademark and/or copyright owner. No title or intellectual property rights are transferred to you.
You may not use any "deep-link","page-scrape", "robot", "spider" or other automatic device, program, algorithm or methodology, or any similar or equivalent manual process, to access, acquire, copy or monitor any portion of this website or any content, or in any way reproduce or circumvent the navigational structure or presentation of this website or any content, to obtain or attempt to obtain any materials, documents or information through any means not purposely made available through the site. We reserve the right to prohibit and block any such activity.
You may not attempt to gain unauthorized access to any portion or feature of this website, or any other systems or networks connected to the website or company server, or to any of the services offered on or through this site, by hacking, password "mining" or any other illegitimate means. You may not probe, scan or test the vulnerability of the site or any network connected to the site, nor breach the security or authentication measures on the site or any network connected to the site. You may not reverse look-up, trace or seek to trace any information on any other user of or visitor to the site.
4. We assume no responsibility for other websites that may have links posted on this site.
This website contains links to other internet sites for the convenience of our users. These other sites are not reviewed by us and are maintained by third parties over which we exercise no control. Accordingly, we expressly disclaim any responsibility for the content, policies and practices of these other sites and for the availability, accuracy, reliability, completeness, currency, quality, performance or suitability of the information, products and services available or advertised on or through these other sites. Moreover, these links do not imply, directly or indirectly, our endorsement of or affiliation with any other site or site owner, or any information, products or services provided by any third party. When leaving this website, you should be aware that our terms and policies may no longer govern, and, therefore, you should review the applicable terms and policies of each linked site.
5. Permission to use and restrict information and content submitted to us.
Any and all information, suggestions, feedback, ideas, concepts, comments, illustrations, videos and other materials (hereinafter the “materials”) that you disclose or offer to us on or in connection with this website are submitted without any restrictions or expectation of confidentiality. Therefore, the materials and any and all communications with, thorough or posted to the Site – including, but not limited to e-mail and/or information forms – are provided by you on a voluntary basis and are understood to be non-confidential. The Company does not assume any responsibility or liability for the materials or for any information you submit to or through the site, or third parties' use or misuse of information transmitted or received using the Site. You hereby assign to us without compensation or further obligation, all rights now known or hereafter existing to use, allow others to use, or assign the right to use, the materials as they may be conveyed to us. You further agree that your submissions may be used without restriction for any purpose whatsoever, commercial or otherwise, without compensation to you, including the right to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, transmit, publicly perform or display, translate, create derivative works from, or otherwise communicate to the public the submissions on this website or elsewhere by us, or others we have allowed to use your submissions. You will not assert any proprietary right or moral right of any kind with respect to any materials submitted to this website. Also, you agree that any materials or information that you submit to this website can be deleted or discarded by the owners of the website without any prior notice to you or compensation in any form.
You must be a physician licensed in the United States in order to register for a physician profile or create other submissions on this website. You must not post material that is copyrighted, unless you are the copyright owner or have the permission of the copyright owner to post it or post material that reveals trade secrets, unless you own them or have the permission of the owner. Also, you may not post material that infringes on any other intellectual property rights of others or on the privacy or publicity rights of others; post material that is obscene, defamatory, threatening, harassing, abusive hateful, or embarrassing to another User or any other person or entity; post a sexually-explicit image; post advertisements or solicitations of business; post chain letters or pyramid schemes; or impersonate another person.
The Company and the Site do not represent or guarantee the truthfulness, accuracy, or reliability of any communications posted by other users or endorse any opinions expressed by users. You acknowledge that any reliance on material posted by other Users will be at your own risk. The Company does not screen communications in advance and is not responsible for screening or monitoring material posted by users.
6. Limitations of liability.
NEITHER WE NOR OUR AFFILIATES WILL BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES RESULTING FROM YOUR USE OF, OR RELIANCE UPON, THIS SITE, ANY SITE MATERIALS, OR ANY PRODUCTS OR SERVICES OBTAINED ON OR THROUGH THIS SITE. IN THE EVENT OF ANY PROBLEM WITH THIS SITE, ANY SITE MATERIALS, OR ANY PRODUCTS OR SERVICES OBTAINED ON OR THROUGH THIS SITE, YOUR SOLE REMEDY IS TO CEASE USING SUCH ITEM(S).
UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES WILL WE OR OUR AFFILIATES, OR ANY OF OUR OR THEIR RESPECTIVE DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, SHAREHOLDERS, PROPRIETORS, PARTNERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, REPRESENTATIVES, SERVANTS, ATTORNEYS, PREDECESSORS, OR SUCCESSORS , BE LIABLE FOR ANY INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, EXEMPLARY OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, LOST PROFITS AND DAMAGES THAT RESULT FROM INCONVENIENCE, DELAY, OR LOSS OF USE) ARISING OUT OF USE OF THIS SITE, ANY SITE MATERIALS, ARRANGEMENTS MADE BASED ON INFORMATION OBTAINED ON OR THROUGH THIS SITE, OR PRODUCTS OR SERVICES OBTAINED ON OR THROUGH THIS SITE, EVEN IF WE OR THEY HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. Because some states do not allow the exclusion or limitation of liability for consequential or incidental damages, this limitation may not apply to you.
8. Site Monitoring
We reserve the right to view, monitor and record activity on this Site without notice to or permission from you. We may disclose any records, electronic communications, information, materials or other content of any kind: (a) if we believe in good faith that the law or legal process requires it; (b) if such disclosure is necessary or appropriate to operate this Site; or (c) to protect our rights or property or the rights or property of our users and business partners. However, we are not responsible for screening, policing, editing or monitoring this Site.
We are committed to complying with copyright and related laws, and expect all users of this Site to comply with such laws as well. Using this Site to transmit any content or to engage in any activity that infringes any copyright or any other right of a third party violates this User Agreement. You represent and warrant to Company that you own, or are otherwise lawfully authorized to use, any information, materials or other content that you transmit to or through this Site, and that the use of the same does not violate copyright or related laws and will not cause injury to any person or entity.
If notified of an allegation that this Site contains infringing, defamatory, damaging, illegal or offensive records, electronic communications, information, materials or other content, we may, but have no obligation to, investigate the allegation and determine in our sole discretion whether to remove or request the removal of the same from this Site. Notices to us regarding any alleged copyright infringement on this Site should be directed to Company at the following e-mail address: firstname.lastname@example.org
9. Events Beyond Our Control
You absolve and release us and our Affiliates from any claim of harm resulting from any cause(s) over which we or they do not have direct control, including, but not limited to, failure of electronic or mechanical equipment or communication lines, telephone or other interconnect problems, computer viruses or other damaging code or data, unauthorized access, theft, operator errors, severe weather, earthquakes, natural disasters, strikes or other labor problems, wars, or governmental restrictions, and disclosure of your private health information that you have provided to third parties through links on our Site.
This website is controlled and operated by Company from its offices within the United States. We make no representation that this site or the site materials are appropriate or available for use outside of the United States, and access to this site or the site materials from territories where their contents are illegal is prohibited. Those who choose to access this site or the site materials from locations outside of the United States do so of their own volition and are responsible for compliance with applicable local laws.
Failure to insist on strict performance of any provisions of this User Agreement will not operate as a waiver of any subsequent default or failure of performance. No waiver of any provision of this User Agreement will be valid unless in writing and acknowledged in writing or electronically by both parties. If any portion of this User Agreement is adjudged invalid or unenforceable by a court of competent jurisdiction, the remaining portions will remain valid, enforceable, and in effect, and the parties will promptly substitute for the invalid provision an enforceable provision which resembles the invalid provision as closely as possible in intent and economic effect. No joint venture, partnership, employment or agency relationship exists between you and Company as a result of this User Agreement or your use of this Site or any Site Materials. This User Agreement constitutes the entire agreement between you and Company with respect to your use of this Site and the Site Materials, and supersedes any and all prior understandings or agreements between you and Company, whether written or oral. You acknowledge that, in providing you access to and use of this Site and the Site Materials, we have relied on your acceptance of this User Agreement.
11. Violation of these terms.
Information contained within this site is intended for the purpose of general information ONLY, and is not medical advice. For medical advice please consult a qualified Physician. Please note that the webmaster is not a doctor, and has no medical qualifications. The webmaster is not liable for any consequences arising directly, or indirectly from information contained within the site, or on any site linked to.
Offsite Links Disclaimer
Although the webmaster regularly checks any links to offsite sites and/or pages, the webmaster cannot be held responsible for the content of any external links. Nor can the webmaster be held responsible for the lack of availability of any offsite links. There are links to doctors sites on this site. The links exist for the purposes of providing information the webmaster considers useful, and are in no way an advert, or endorsement for the medical practice or service.
This site has historically been privately funded by the webmaster, without commercial sponsorship or other form of remuneration. As of the date of our most recent policy publication, this site has not been participating in, or trialing various affiliate schemes such as Google Adsense (and others) as a way of off-setting some of the costs of hosting the site. The advertisers and/or products are chosen for us by the affiliate program, but should be appropriate to the page content. Such historical conduct does not preclude Company from participating in such activity in the future, and Company reserves the right so to do.
Although the webmaster regularly checks what adverts appear on the Google banners, it should be appreciated that the banners and the adverts contained within the banners are the responsibility of the banner host, and not the webmaster of this site.
Company may in the future be a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to amazon.com.
All emails and content submissions to the webmaster are in total confidence, and seen only by the webmaster. All stories published in the “Personal experiences” and photographs of vasectomy sections have been submitted and final copy approved by the person submitting them. Names of submitter’s are the ones chosen by the person making the submission. Confidentiality of data relating to individual patients and visitors to this Web site, including their identity, is respected by this Web site. The Web site owners undertake to honor or exceed the legal requirements of medical/health information privacy that apply in the country and state where the Web site and mirror sites are located.
We use the IP address of Consumers to help diagnose problems with our server, and to administer our Web site.
We use the IP address of Consumers to help identify their shopping cart.
Our site uses an order form for Consumers to request information, products, and services. We collect Consumer's contact information (like their email address) and financial information (like their account or credit card numbers). Contact information from the order form is used by the Merchant to send products, information and fulfill orders.
The Consumer's contact information may also be used to get in touch with the Consumer if necessary to solve a problem. Users may opt-out of receiving future mailings; see the choice/opt-out section below.
Financial information that is collected is used to check the users' qualifications and bill the user for products and services ordered by Consumer from Merchant.
We do not share/sell or in anyway distribute Consumer data with any other companies (apart from the Merchant(s) we are acting as agents for in providing our Service to Consumer).
This policy does not preclude vasectoryshorts.com unrestricted use of non-personal, summarized, derived, or aggregate information (i.e., volumes, totals, averages, etc.).
On our website, we may use so-called Social Plug-Ins (“Plug-Ins”) of the social network Facebook, which is, as of the time of this policy creation, being operated from the Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA (“Facebook”). The Plug-Ins are marked with the Facebook logo or the addition “Social Plug-In of Facebook” or “Facebook Social Plug-In”. Please find an overview of the Facebook Plug-Ins and their appearance here: http://developers.facebook.com/docs/plugins/.
If you click on sites of our website containing such a Plug-In, your browser automatically establishes a connection with the Facebook servers. Facebook will transport the content of the Plug-In directly to your browser and integrate it into the site. With that integration, Facebook receives the information that your browser has called the respective site of our website, even if you don’t have a Facebook profile or are not logged into Facebook. This information (including your IP address) will be sent from your browser directly to a Facebook server in the USA and stored there.
If you are logged into Facebook, Facebook can directly correlate your visit of our website with your Facebook profile. If you interact with the Plug-Ins, for instance clicking the “Like-Button” or leaving a comment, it will also be sent to a Facebook server and stored there. Moreover, the information will be published in your Facebook profile and available for your Facebook friends.
We do not provide content on our Web sites which are intended to attract or encourage the participation of children. We do not solicit or knowingly accept information from persons under the age of 18. Use of any of our Web sites by individuals under the age of 18 should be supervised by a parent or guardian.
This site gives users the following options for removing their information from our database to not receive future communications or to no longer receive our service.
- You can send email to email@example.com
This site gives users the following options for changing and modifying information previously provided.
- You can send email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
As a customer of Company, you may be provided with a unique identifier such as a username and password which is intended to authenticate your identity when accessing our systems. Such identifying items are intended to be secret and to be known, possessed, and used only by you. The effectiveness of these mechanisms for authenticating your identity are dependent upon your keeping them in your exclusive possession and upon your protecting them from the discovery, access, or possession of others. If you fail to keep such identifying information in your exclusive possession (i.e., you allow others to have knowledge or possession of your password or pin), you may bear responsibility for the actions of other persons who use this information in accessing our systems.
Should you become aware or have reason to suspect that a Company personal identifier has been lost or has been disclosed to someone other than yourself, you should immediately notify Company at email@example.com.
Contacting the Web Site
If you have any questions about this privacy statement, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this Web site, you can contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
• What information do we collect?
We collect information from you when you place an order or fill out a form. When ordering or registering on our site, as appropriate, you may be asked to enter your name or e-mail address. You may, however, visit our site anonymously. To create a better user experience, we collect demographic information such as postcode, preferences and interests or other information relevant to customer surveys and/or offers. No exhaustive list of cookies collected by Company is maintained. As a result, it is impossible for Company to provide such a list in response to requests, and requests to obtain a list of cookies collected by Company may be met with no response, or with the information available to Company at the time of requests. You have the right to manage or opt out of certain cookies using your browser controls.
• What will be done with the information we gather?
Your information is used to fulfill your requests, communicate with you, as well as personalize the content and products offered to you while visiting this website. If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future communications such as faxes or emails, we include detailed unsubscribe instructions at the bottom of each message. You also have the right to deactivate your account at any time.
• How do we protect your information?
We implement a variety of security measures to maintain the safety of your personal information when you place an order or enter, submit, or access your personal information.
We offer the use of a secure server. All supplied sensitive/credit information is transmitted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology and then encrypted into our Payment gateway providers database only to be accessible by those authorized with special access rights to such systems, and are required to keep the information confidential.
A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer's hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyze web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.
Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.
• Does this policy apply to links to other websites?
No. Our websites may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.
• Do we disclose any information to outside parties?
We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personal information. This does not include trusted third parties who assist us in operating our website so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential.
We may use your personal information to send you promotional information about third parties which we think you may find interesting.
We may release your information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others rights, property, or safety.
You may request details of personal information which we hold about you under the Data Protection Act 1998. A small fee will be payable. If you would like a copy of the information held on you please contact us via the web form on the Contact Us page on this website.
If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please contact us as soon as possible. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.