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ACPA provides content and features for ACPA members, medical and healthcare professionals, and public users for informational and educational purposes only. The site does not provide medical, scientific or legal advice. The medical, scientific, legal, reimbursement and general information included on this website may reflect innovations and opinions not universally shared and does not necessarily reflect the view of ACPA or ACPA members.

Certain features or services require a user name and password to access and use. You are solely responsible for maintaining strict confidentiality of user information and promptly informing ACPA of any need to deactivate or replace any member information due to security concerns. ACPA is not liable for any harm related to the theft of your member information, your disclosure of your member information, or your authorization to allow another person or entity to access and use the member site using your information.

The information provided on this site is free of charge and for informational purposes only. It does not create a business or professional services relationship between you and ACPA. Links on this site may lead to services or sites not operated by ACPA and are not an endorsement of that site or service. ACPA takes no responsibility for such other sites or services. Any use you make of the information provided on this site, or any site or service linked to by this site, is at your own risk.

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Limitation on Liability

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THE FOREGOING DOES NOT AFFECT ANY LIABILITY WHICH CANNOT BE EXCLUDED OR LIMITED UNDER APPLICABLE LAW.

Governing Law and Jurisdiction

All matters relating to the Website and these Terms of Use and any dispute or claim arising therefrom or related thereto (in each case, including non-contractual disputes or claims), shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the internal laws of the State of North Carolina without giving effect to any choice or conflict of law provision or rule (whether of the State of North Carolina or any other jurisdiction).

Any legal suit, action or proceeding arising out of, or related to, these Terms of Use or the Community shall be instituted exclusively in the federal courts of the United States or the courts of the State of North Carolina in each case located in the County of Orange although we retain the right to bring any suit, action or proceeding against you for breach of these Terms of Use in your State of residence. You waive any and all objections to the exercise of jurisdiction over you by such courts and to venue in such courts.

ACPA reserves the right to modify the terms of use at any time with a notice on the homepage. Your use of the site following any such modification constitutes your agreement to follow and be bound by the Terms of Use as modified. The last date these Terms of Use were revised is set forth below.

Last Update: June 26, 2017

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