Terms and Conditions

LEGAL NOTICE

BY USING THIS PRODUCT OR ANY SERVICES/PRODUCTS OFFERED BY MEDCONSULT LLC, YOU ARE CONSIDERED TO BE IN AGREEMENT WITH THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE AS OUTLINED BELOW.

SCOPE OF THE PRODUCT: This web site (“the Ankr site”, also known as “ankr.us”, “https://ankr.us” and all subdomains), Ankr mobile app, and Ankr web platform (hereforth referred to as the “Ankr” product) are an online information and communications product provided by MedConsult LLC. (“Medconsult”). In order to use any part of this product, you (“the user”, “person accessing the product”, “person requesting the consultation or any other services”) must agree to be bound by all of the terms and conditions set out below. These terms and conditions contain disclaimers of liability which you should read carefully. Your only remedy for dissatisfaction with this site and any of its services is to stop using them. Medconsult may modify this Agreement at any time and these modifications will be effective immediately upon posting. Therefore, you agree to review this Agreement periodically to be aware of any modifications of this Agreement. By using Ankr, you agree to be bound by Terms and Conditions of Use as they appear at the time of your access or use.

NOT MEDICAL ADVICE. ANY GENERAL INFORMATION OR ADVICE PROVIDED IN THIS PRODUCT IS FOR EDUCATIONAL PURPOSES, IS NOT TO BE USED AS THE BASIS FOR TREATMENT OF ANY CONDITION OR ILLNESS, AND IS NOT A SUBSTITUTE FOR PROFESSIONAL MEDICAL ADVICE. ALWAYS CONTACT YOUR PHYSICIAN OR OTHER QUALIFIED HEALTH PROVIDER PRIOR TO STARTING ANY NEW TREATMENT OR WITH ANY QUESTIONS YOU MAY HAVE REGARDING A MEDICAL CONDITION. NOTHING CONTAINED IN THE ANKR PRODUCT IS INTENDED OR IMPLIED TO BE FOR MEDICAL DIAGNOSIS OR TREATMENT. USAGE OF THIS PRODUCT DOES NOT CONSTITUTE AN ATTEMPT TO PRACTICE MEDICINE NOR DOES IT ESTABLISH A DOCTOR-PATIENT OR HOSPITAL PATIENT RELATIONSHIP.  While Ankr attempts to remain current, health care information changes rapidly and thus Ankr should not be relied upon as comprehensive or error-free. Medconsult reserves the right to change this disclaimer or other terms and policies from time to time.

SCOPE OF OUR SERVICE(S) AND DISCLAIMER OF LIABILITY. ANY DISCREPANCY OR DIFFERENCE IN OPINION, ASSESSMENT, OR RECOMMENDATION BETWEEN THE ANKR PRODUCT AND YOUR PRIMARY HEALTH CARE PROVIDER (DEFINED AS A MEDICALLY TRAINED PERSONNEL WHO IS TREATING YOU FOR THE MEDICAL ILLNESS FOR WHICH THE ANKR PRODUCT WAS USED) SHOULD BE IMMEDIATELY ADDRESSED WITH YOUR PRIMARY HEALTH CARE PROVIDER. IF YOU DO NOT HAVE A PRIMARY HEALTH CARE PROVIDER, MEDCONSULT OR IT’S CONTRACTORS DO NOT ASSUME ANY ROLE OR RESPONSIBILITY FOR YOUR DISEASE OR TREATMENT.
AMBI DOES NOT GUARANTEE OR MAKE ANY CLAIMS OF ACCURACY OR PRECISION FOR ANY CONSULTATION SERVICES, OPINION, ASSESSMENT OR RECOMMENDATIONS CONDUCTED VIA THE WEB SITE. A DOCTOR-PATIENT RELATIONSHIP IS NOT ESTABLISHED BY THE USE OF OUR SERVICES. IN ANY WAY SHOULD YOU NOT USE THIS INFORMATION TO DIAGNOSE OR TREAT HEALTH PROBLEMS WITHOUT APPROPRIATE MEDICAL SUPERVISION AND INPUT, OR AS A SUBSTITUTE FOR A YOUR HEALTH CARE PROVIDER’S EXAMINATION AND ADVICE.

COPYRIGHT NOTICE. The news, information and other material on Ankr is copyrighted by Ankr, or by other information providers who have licensed their content for electronic publication by Ankr. It is protected by international copyright and trademark laws. You do not have permission to download information from this site for your personal, non-commercial use. You may not reproduce, republish or redistribute material from Ankr without express written consent of Medconsult or of the copyright holder, if the copyright holder is not Medconsult.

NO WARRANTIES. While Medconsult and the other parties which provide content for this site try to keep the information as accurate as possible, Medconsult disclaims any implied warranty or representation about its accuracy, completeness, or appropriateness for a particular purpose. Information on this site may be changed or updated without notice. Information may be out of date at any given time since Medconsult has no obligation to update information on this site. You assume full responsibility for using the information on this site, and you understand and agree that Medconsult is neither responsible nor liable for any claim, loss, or damage resulting from use of this site. THE INFORMATION AND MATERIALS IN THIS SITE ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” AND WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE UNDER THE LAW, MEDCONSULT DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, WARRANTIES OF TITLE, WARRANTIES OF NONINFRINGEMENT, AND THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, WITH REGARD TO ANKR, OR WITH REGARD TO ANY MERCHANDISE, INFORMATION OR SERVICE PROVIDED THROUGH ANKR. EXCEPT AS OTHERWISE EXPRESSLY SPECIFIED, MEDCONSULT DOES NOT WARRANT THE ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS OR CORRECTNESS, TIMELINESS, OR USEFULNESS OF ANY OPINIONS, ADVICE, SERVICES, MERCHANDISE OR OTHER INFORMATION PROVIDED THROUGH ANKR OR ON THE INTERNET GENERALLY. IN NO EVENT WILL MEDCONSULT BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANYONE ELSE FOR ANY DECISION MADE OR ACTION TAKEN BY YOU OR ANYONE ELSE IN RELIANCE UPON THE INFORMATION PROVIDED THROUGH ANKR.
IN NO EVENT SHALL MEDCONSULT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY, PUNITIVE, OR ANY OTHER MONETARY OR OTHER DAMAGES, FEES, FINES, PENALTIES, OR LIABILITIES ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING IN ANY WAY TO THIS PRODUCT, OR SITES ACCESSED THROUGH THIS PRODUCT, AND/OR CONTENT OR INFORMATION PROVIDED HEREIN. A USER’S SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE REMEDY FOR DISSATISFACTION WITH THE ANKR PRODUCT IS TO STOP USING THE ANKR PRODUCT.

PRIVACY POLICY. Please see our privacy policy on the ankr.us site.

OTHER TERMS AND CONDITIONS. Except for information, products or services clearly identified as being supplied by the Medconsult, Medconsult does not operate, control or endorse any information, products or services on the Internet, including on the Ankr product, in any way. Ambi cannot and does not guarantee or warrant that files available for downloading through the Ankr product will be free of viruses or code that could cause damage to your computer and the information and files contained within your computer. If you use this product, you are responsible for taking steps necessary to protect your computer and the information on it, and for maintaining a means external to the Ankr product for the reconstruction of any lost data.

The Ankr product provides links to sites operated by third parties. These links are not under the control of Medconsult and Medconsult is not responsible for the contents of any linked site or any link contained in a linked site, or any changes or updates to such site. Medconsult is not responsible for any webcasting or any other form of transmission received from any linked site. Medconsult provides these links merely as a convenience to you. The inclusion of any linked site on the Ankr product does not imply endorsement by Medconsult of the site or the information, products or services contained on it.

GOVERNING LAW AND JURISDICTION. This product originates from the Minneapolis, USA. This Agreement will be governed by the laws of the State of Minnesota without regard to its conflict of law principles to the contrary. Neither you nor Medconsult will commence or prosecute any suit, proceeding or claim to enforce the provisions of this Agreement, to recover damages for breach of or default of this Agreement, or otherwise arising under or by reason of this Agreement, other than in courts located in State of Minnesota. By using this product or ordering services, you consent to the jurisdiction and venue of such courts in connection with any action, suit, proceeding or claim arising under or by reason of this Agreement. If applicable, you hereby waive any right to trial by jury arising out of this Agreement and any related documents.

STATUTE OF LIMITATION. You agree that regardless of any statute or law to the contrary, any claim or cause of action arising out of or related to use of the Ankr product or services or this Agreement must be filed within one (1) year after such claim or cause of action arose or be forever barred.

WAIVER OF CLASS-ACTION RIGHTS. BY ENTERING INTO THIS AGREEMENT, YOU HEREBY IRREVOCABLY WAIVE ANY RIGHT YOU MAY HAVE TO JOIN CLAIMS WITH THOSE OF OTHER IN THE FORM OF A CLASS ACTION OR SIMILAR PROCEDURAL DEVICE. ANY CLAIMS ARISING OUT OF, RELATING TO, OR CONNECTION WITH THIS AGREEMENT MUST BE ASSERTED INDIVIDUALLY.

If any of the provisions of this Agreement are held by a court or other tribunal of competent jurisdiction not to be enforceable, then such provisions shall be limited or eliminated to the minimum extent necessary so that this Agreement shall otherwise remain in full force and effect. This Agreement constitutes the entire agreement between the parties pertaining to its subject matter. It may not be modified except as described elsewhere in this Agreement. Anything in the Ankr product inconsistent with or conflicting with the terms of this Agreement is superseded by the terms of this Agreement.

For further information, please contact our LEGAL team at [email protected] or [email protected]

Last Updated: June 13, 2020.

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