Updated on April 2018
Welcome to the Rhein Essentials website, with a homepage located at www.rheinessentials.com (the "Site" or “Website”).
This Site is owned and controlled by Katena and is operated with the assistance of certain third parties.
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Intellectual Property Rights
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Third Party Resources; Links
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Changes to the Site
Your Account and Computer Data Safety
When and if you use the Site, it shall be your sole responsibility to restrict access to your computer and to maintain the confidentiality of your email address, password and any other account identifiers related to any personal account you created on the Site (the "Account"). You also agree to accept sole responsibility for any and all activity that occurs under your Account. You should take reasonable steps to protect your computer systems and data from viruses, hackers, identity thieves and other similar problems.
Site Rules; User Content
Any comments, suggestions, ideas, materials and other submissions that you send to us through the Site or by email, mail, telephone, at our physical locations or otherwise, or in any social media accessible in the future through us or our Site or related to or associated with us ("User Content") are provided on a non-confidential and non-proprietary basis. By submitting User Content, you are granting us an irrevocable and unrestricted license to the User Content for any purpose whatsoever, including use, reproduction, publication, broadcast, posting, modification, transmission, display, distribution or creating derivative works.
You agree that no User Content will:
- Violate any right of any third party, including copyright, trademark, privacy or other personal or proprietary rights;
- Contain any material that is libelous, unlawful, abusive, offensive, obscene, harassing, or otherwise objectionable;
- Contain pornographic or profane material or any material that could constitute or encourage conduct that would be considered a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability or would otherwise violate the law;
- Promote violence or discrimination based on race, sex, religion, nationality, disability, sexual orientation or age;
- Be likely to deceive any person;
- Cause annoyance, inconvenience or be likely to upset any other person;
- Impersonate any person or misrepresent your identity or affiliation with any person or organization;
- Involve commercial activities or sales, including sales promotions, contests, or advertising; or
- Give the impression that they originate or are endorsed by Katena or any other person or entity.
You are and shall remain solely responsible for any of your User Content, including its legality, reliability, accuracy and appropriateness. Katena reserves the right to monitor, modify or delete any User Content, in our sole discretion.
In connection with the Site, you must not:
- Post, transmit, or otherwise make available through or in connection with the Site, any virus, work, Trojan horse, time bomb, or other computer code, file or program that is potentially harmful or malicious;
- Use any device, software or routine that interferes with the Site;
- Restrict or inhibit any other person from using the Site;
- Collect information about users of the Site or Katena customers;
- Reproduce, modify, adapt, translate, create derivative works of or otherwise exploit any portion of the Site;
- Use the Site in an unlawful or fraudulent manner;
- Attempt to gain unauthorized access to, interfere with, damage or disrupt any parts of the Site; the server on which the Site is stored, or any server, computer or database connected to the Site.
- Use any automatic device, process or means to access the Site for any purpose, including monitoring or copying content on the Site; and
- Otherwise attempt to interfere with the proper working of the Site.
Product Pricing, Availability and Accuracy
Prices and availability of products and services are subject to change without notice. Errors will be corrected where discovered, and Katena reserves the right to revoke any stated price or terms and to correct any errors, inaccuracies or omissions including after an order has been submitted and whether or not the order has been confirmed and your credit card or other payment mechanism charged. Your order is deemed an “offer” which is then “accepted” by Katena upon fulfillment.
The Site attempts to display product images shown on the site as accurately as possible. However, we cannot guarantee that the image on the Site will be identical to the actual product, as the display depends, in part, upon the monitor you are using.
Transactions; Authorized to Purchase Medical Equipment
We may make available the ability to purchase or otherwise obtain certain Products through the Site (a “Transaction”). If you wish to make a Transaction, you may be asked to supply certain relevant information, including your credit or payment card number and expiration date or similar payment information, your billing address, and shipping information. You represent and warrant that you have the right to use any credit, debit or payment card or other payment mechanism that you submit in connection with a Transaction. By submitting such information, you grant Katena the right to provide such information to third parties for the purposes of facilitating the Transaction. Verification of information may be required prior to the completion of any Transaction. You agree to pay all charges incurred by you or on your behalf through the Site, including all shipping and handling charges. In addition, you are responsible for any taxes applicable to your Transaction. Certain Products offered through the Site may only be sold to qualified individuals or institutions. You represent and warrant that information you provide regarding yourself including your occupation, qualifications, licensure, and entity are truthful and accurate.
Our products are not being offered for re-sale unless previous, written authorization has been provided.
Governing Law; Arbitration; Jurisdiction
YOU AGREE THAT KATENA AND YOU ARE EACH WAIVING THE RIGHT TO TRIAL BY JURY. YOU FURTHER AGREE THAT ANY ARBITRATION OR DISPUTE RESOLUTION WILL TAKE PLACE ON AN INDIVIDUAL BASIS; CLASS ARBITRATIONS AND CLASS ACTIONS ARE NOT PERMITTED, AND YOU AGREE TO GIVE UP THE ABILITY TO PARTICIPATE IN A CLASS ACTION.
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