Website Disclaimers

Any mention of commercial products or services on any AALAS web page is for information only and does not necessarily constitute an endorsement by AALAS.

AALAS assumes no responsibility for errors or omissions found in any documents on this web site.

No Warranty

Information on this web site is provided "as is," without warranty of any kind, either express or implied, including, but not limited to, the implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement.

AALAS makes no representations or warranties regarding the condition or functionality of this web site, its suitability for use, or that this web site will be uninterrupted or error-free. AALAS further makes no representations about the suitability of any document or any content or information made accessible by this web site, for any purpose. AALAS shall not be liable for any damages suffered the Users of this web site or the software, programming, and other documentation found on this web site.

No Liability

AALAS further disclaims any liability whatsoever for any information, documentation, images, programs, software, or other material ("information") which are now or which may become a part of this web site. AALAS does not warrant or guarantee that the information will not be offensive to the User. User is hereby put on notice that by accessing and using this web site User assumes the risk that the information and documentation contained on this web site may be offensive, inaccurate, and/or incomplete, and/or may not meet the needs and requirements of the User. The entire risk as to use of this web site is assumed by the User.

The unauthorized alteration of the content of this web site is expressly prohibited. AALAS, its agents and its representatives shall not be responsible for any claims, actions, or damages which may arise on account of the unauthorized alteration of this web site.

Purpose and Currency of Information

The information, services, products, messages and other materials contained on this web site, individually and collectively, are provided for educational and informational purposes only and are not a substitute for medical advice and treatment.

Please note the "Last Updated" date provided at the end of documents contained on this web site; ongoing advancements in scientific, medical, health care, technology and other related fields may outdate or alter the overall usefulness and accuracy of the information, services, products, messages and other material we have made available to you on this web site.

Hotlinks and Referrals

Web site hotlinks and referrals to other web sites, publications or information resources do not constitute the endorsement of those web sites or resources by AALAS, its agents or representatives. AALAS has no control over the information content found on non-AALAS web sites. AALAS makes no representations or claims as to the quality, content and accuracy of the information, services, products, or messages which may be provided by such resources, and specifically disclaims any warranties, including but not limited to implied or express warranties of merchantability or fitness for any particular usage, application or purpose. A link from this web site to a non-AALAS web site is by no means an endorsement of the products or services offered by the non-AALAS web site.

Third Party Information

Some of the information provided herein pertains to third party vendors and their products and services. You are directed to contact such vendors with all questions pertaining to their respective products and services, as well as any requests for product and service updates. You are solely responsible for the selection of any vendors, including their products and services. The vendors identified herein are not agents or representatives of AALAS and are not authorized to make commitments, warranties, or representations whatsoever on behalf of AALAS. AALAS makes no commitments, warranties, or representations with regard to the vendors, their respective product or services, or the compatibility of such products or services with any of AALAS's products or services.

E-mails and Correspondence

When users of this web site respond with information, feedback, data, questions, comments, suggestions or the like regarding the content of any AALAS web page or publication, any such response shall be deemed not to be confidential and AALAS shall be free to reproduce, use, disclose and distribute the response to others without limitation. Users agree that AALAS shall be free to use any ideas, concepts or techniques contained in such correspondence for any purpose whatsoever, including but not limited to developing, manufacturing and marketing products incorporating such ideas, concepts or techniques.

Member-Only Web Areas

Certain web pages are designated as "member-only" areas. Only members of the AALAS national organization in good standing ("members") are entitled to access these areas. Members receive a username and password upon joining AALAS; if you have lost your password, send an e-mail to AALAS will make every effort to process such requests in a timely manner, but cannot guarantee that access will be made available within a specified time following the request. AALAS is not responsible for members' inability to access member-only areas due to delays in processing. AALAS is not responsible for any delay due to technical problems at AALAS, at the members' internet service provider, or at any point on the Internet.

Persons who have received a username and password and whose membership then lapses, are not entitled to member-only area access. AALAS reserves the right to terminate, without advance notice, such persons' access to the member-only areas.

Trade Marks, Logos, and Product Names

The following are trademarks or registered trademarks of AALAS. AALAST and any logo mark(s), including ALATT and any logo mark(s), LATT and any logo mark(s), LATGT and any logo mark(s), web hosting by AALAST and any logo mark(s), LISTSERV by AALAST and any logo mark(s). LISTSERV is a registered trademark of L-Soft International, Inc. All other brand or product names are trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective holders and are used by permission.

Intellectual Property Notice

AALAS either owns the intellectual property rights in the underlying HTML, text, audio clips, video clips and other content that is made available to you on our web site or has obtained the permission of the owner of the intellectual property in such content to use the content on our web site.

Limited License

AALAS grants to you a limited license to display on your computer, print, download and use the underlying HTML, text, audio clips, video clips and other content that is made available to you on our web site, for non-commercial, personal, or educational purposes only, provided that: (a) you do not modify any such content, and (b) you include with and display on each copy of such content the associated copyright notice and this limited license.

No other use is permitted. Without limiting the generality of the forgoing, you may not: (a) make any commercial use of such content; (b) include such content in or with any product that you create or distribute; or (c) copy such content onto your or any other person's web site.

Notwithstanding the above, nothing contained herein shall be construed as conferring any right under any copyright of AALAS or any other person who owns the copyright in content provided on our web site.

Permission to Use AALAS Logos & Trademarks

AALAS logos and trademarks may be used publicly with permission only from AALAS. Fair use of AALAS logos or trademarks in advertising and promotion requires proper acknowledgement. Contact for permission.

Access to and use of the AALAS web site ("this web site") is subject to the following terms and conditions:

All software, graphics, documentation, research data, and other materials found on this web site are the exclusive property of the American Association for Laboratory Animal Science (AALAS). This material is not in the public domain. Users of this site are granted permission to use such material for private, personal use, but not for any commercial purpose.

Neither the AALAS Board of Trustees, the AALAS staff, nor any contributor to this web site is responsible for suitability for intended use of any materials.

All parties submitting materials to AALAS represent and warrant that the submission, installation, copying, distribution, and use of such materials in connection with the AALAS web site will not violate any other party's proprietary rights.

AALAS will not violate any other party's proprietary rights. The User understands and agrees that AALAS is not responsible for any errors created in or damage to such materials as a result of the installation or maintenance on AALAS servers, or their use by anyone accessing AALAS servers.