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Platform Terms & Conditions2019-12-30T16:24:30-05:00

Platform Terms & Conditions

Welcome to the Community Oncology Alliance digital platforms, operated by the Community Oncology Alliance, a Tennessee 501(c)(6) non-profit organization (“COA”), and accessible at www.CommunityOncology.org, www.COApharmacy.com, www.COAAdvocacy.org, www.COAnalyzer.net, www.COAConference.org, www.MedicalHomeOncology.org, www.NCTACancer.com, www.CPNCancer.com, or our mobile conference application, (collectively, the “Platforms”).  The following terms and conditions (“Terms”) govern your use of the Platforms.

By accessing, viewing, or using the content, material, or services available on or through the Platforms, you represent that you are at least 13 years of age (and, if under the applicable age of consent, that you have the permission of your guardian to access the Platforms), that you have read and understand these Terms, and that you agree to them and intend to be legally bound by them. If you do not agree to these Terms, you are not granted permission to use the Platforms and must exit immediately.

Any personal information that you provide to COA or that is collected from you via the Platforms is subject to our Privacy Policy, which is incorporated into these Terms by reference, as if set forth fully herein.

  • 1. Informational Purposes Only. The Platforms and Platform Materials (defined below) are for informational purposes only. Without limiting anything else in these Terms or otherwise, COA is not responsible for any errors or omissions in the Platforms or Platform Materials. The Platforms are not intended to be a substitute for professional medical or other advice, and COA does not represent or warrant that the Platforms or Platform Materials provides any such advice or assurances.
  • 2. Proprietary Rights. As between you and COA, COA owns or licenses all data, content, graphics, forms, artwork, images, photographs, curricula, primers, handouts, functional components and any software concepts and documentation and other material on, in or made available through the Platforms (“Platform Materials”), as well as the selection, coordination, arrangement, and organization and enhancement of the Platform Materials. All Platform Materials are protected pursuant to copyright, trademark, patent, and other applicable laws. You agree not to remove or alter any copyright notice or any other proprietary notice on any Platform Materials. As between any user and COA, all names, trademarks, service marks, certification marks, symbols, slogans or logos appearing on the Platforms are proprietary to COA or its affiliates, licensors, or suppliers. Use or misuse of these trademarks is expressly prohibited and may violate federal and state trademark law. Under no circumstances will you have any rights of any kind in or to the Platform Materials, other than the limited right to use the Platform Materials in accordance with these Terms, our Privacy Policy, or as otherwise provided for by COA. Fair use of copyrighted material includes the use of protected materials for non-commercial educational purposes, such as teaching, scholarship, research, criticism, commentary, and news reporting. Unless otherwise noted, you may download or print text and image files from the Platforms solely for such purposes without COA’s written permission, provided that you comply with the following conditions: (a) the content may only be used for personal, educational or noncommercial purposes; (b) you must cite the author and source of the content; (c) none of the content may be altered or modified; and (d) you must comply with all other terms or restrictions which may be applicable to the individual file, image or text.
  • 3. Unauthorized Activities. You agree that you will not use the Platforms for: (a) any illegal or unauthorized purposes that violate any local, national, or international laws (including but not limited to import, export, copyright, and trademark laws); (b) modifying, copying, distributing, displaying, performing, reproducing, publishing, licensing, creating derivative works from, transferring, selling any of the Platform Materials, unless otherwise authorized by these Terms or in a separate written agreement with COA; (c) attempting to gain unauthorized access to COA’s computer systems or engaging in any activity that interferes with the performance of, or impairs the functionality of the Platforms or any services provided through the Platforms; (d) any resale or commercial use of the Platforms; (e) any downloading or copying of the Platform Materials for any reason, or any use of data mining, robots or similar data gathering and extraction tools; (f) using the Platforms to access or collect any personally identifiable information, including any names, email addresses or other such information for any purpose, including, without limitation, commercial purposes; or (g) removing, circumventing, disabling, damaging or otherwise interfering in any way with any security-related features of the Platforms aimed at preventing or restricting the unauthorized use of the Platforms or any of the Platform Materials. You may use the Platforms and the Platform Materials only as consistent with these Terms. Any other use of the Platforms or Platform Materials, including but not limited to the aforementioned unauthorized uses, without prior written permission of COA is strictly prohibited. You acknowledge and agree that the unauthorized use of the Platforms or the Platform Materials could cause irreparable harm to COA and that, in the event of such unauthorized use, COA shall be entitled to an injunction in addition to any other remedies available at law or in equity.
  • 4. Registration. In order to access certain content, services, or benefits on the Platforms, you may be asked to register and create an account. As part of the registration process, you may be asked to click to agree to these Terms, and may then be asked to select or submit a user name and password. You are fully responsible for your account, including use of the account by any third party, and maintaining the confidentiality of your password. You may also be required to provide COA with certain information about yourself including some types of personally identifiable information, including your phone number, address, email address, gender, and age. Any personal information that you provide to COA via the Platforms is subject to our Privacy Policy, which is incorporated into these Terms by reference as if set forth fully herein.
  • 5. Materials Submitted to the Platforms. Please be aware that whenever you post information to the Platforms (e.g., on a forum), that information may be accessible for other users. You should therefore choose carefully the information you post and that you provide to other users. The Platforms may allow you to contribute content, information, text, files, graphics, personal listings, messages, postings, and other materials and information for access, use, and commentary by other visitors to the Platforms (“User Content”). Upon your submission of User Content or other material or information to COA, you grant COA a worldwide, perpetual, non-terminable, irrevocable, transferable, license to access, use, distribute, perform, reproduce, display, modify, create deriva