Terms of Use

Please read the following terms of use before using the Parkinson Study Group (PSG) Web site. By accessing or using our site, you consent to the following terms. We reserve the right to change this information at anytime, and therefore we recommend that you review these terms of use regularly.



The content on the PSG Web site is provided to you without charge as a convenience and for your general informational purposes only. This site does not offer medical advice or recommendations and individuals should not rely on the information posted on this Web site as a substitute for consultations with qualified health care professionals who are familiar with individual medical conditions and needs. The PSG makes no representations with respect to the information, services, products or message on this site and specifically disclaims any other warranties, including but not limited to implied or express warranties of merchantability or fitness for any particular usage, application or purpose. The PSG makes no warranties of any kind regarding the operation of this site, including but not limited to any warranty of accuracy, completeness, currency, reliability, merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose, or any warranty that these pages, or the server that makes them available, are free of viruses, worms, Trojan horses, other harmful elements or other code that manifest contaminating or destructive properties and such warranties are expressly disclaimed. We assume no liability for interruptions, errors, computer viruses or other hazards resulting from your use of this site.


Acceptable Use

The PSG hereby grants you a nonexclusive license to use the site solely for your personal non-commercial use. Any unlawful use of this site or use inconsistent with these terms is prohibited and will result in an automatic termination of such license.


Copyright and Trademark

Unless otherwise indicated, all information contained on this Web site, such as text, graphics, logos, button icons, images, audio and video clips, is copyrighted by and proprietary to the PSG. The content displayed on any page of this Web site may be used for personal and noncommercial uses which do not harm the reputation of the PSG, provided that the user does not remove any trademarks, copyright and any other notice contained in such content. The name the Parkinson Study Group, and its attendant logo, are trademarks of the PSG and may not be used or reproduced without its prior written consent. Persons accessing, using or linking to this site may not use, misuse or post to this site any material, data, images, text or graphics that infringes on the copyright, trademark or other proprietary rights of third parties or that is obscene or libelous. PSG reserves the right to remove any such material from this Web site.


Limitation of Liability and Indemnification

Some pages on this site contain links to Web sites not managed by the PSG. The PSG does not review, control or take responsibility for the content of these Web sites, and such links to other Web sites do not imply the endorsement or credibility of the service, information, or product offered through the linked sites and the PSG assumes no liability related to the use of linked sites. Similarly, if a third party provides a link to our web site, it does not necessarily reflect any official relationship with the third party.



Please be aware that most information transmitted over the Internet is not secure; thus, confidentiality cannot be guaranteed. Please see the accompanying PSG Privacy Policy for further information regarding your privacy when using this site.


Use of Communication Services

The PSG Web site may contain bulletin board services, chat areas, news groups, forums, communities, personal web pages, calendars, and/or other message or communication facilities designed to enable you to communicate with the public at large or with a group (collectively, "Communication Services"). You agree to use the Communication Services only to post, send and receive messages and material that are proper and related to the particular Communication Service. By way of example, and not as a limitation, you agree that when using a Communication Service, you will not: defame, abuse, harass, stalk, threaten or otherwise violate the legal rights (such as rights of privacy and publicity) of others; publish, post, upload, distribute or disseminate any inappropriate, profane, defamatory, infringing, obscene, indecent or unlawful topic, name, material or information; upload files that contain software or other material protected by intellectual property laws (or by rights of privacy of publicity) unless you own or control the rights thereto or have received all necessary consents; upload files that contain viruses, corrupted files, or any other similar software or programs that may damage the operation of another's computer; advertise or offer to sell or buy any goods or services for any business purpose, unless such Communication Service specifically allows such messages; conduct or forward surveys, contests, pyramid schemes or chain letters; download any file posted by another user of a Communication Service that you know, or reasonably should know, cannot be legally distributed in such manner; falsify or delete any author attributions, legal or other proper notices or proprietary designations or labels of the origin or source of software or other material contained in a file that is uploaded; restrict or inhibit any other user from using and enjoying the Communication Services; violate any code of conduct or other guidelines which may be applicable for any particular Communication Service; harvest or otherwise collect information about others, including e-mail addresses, without their consent; violate any applicable laws or regulations.

The PSG has no obligation to monitor the Communication Services. However, the PSG reserves the right to review materials posted to a Communication Service and to remove any materials in its sole discretion, or to terminate your access to any or all of the Communication Services at any time without notice for any reason whatsoever. The PSG reserves the right at all times to edit, refuse to post or to remove any information or materials, in whole or in part, in PSG's sole discretion.