Terms Of Use

“Uzio” refers to the web site service(s) provided subject to these Terms of Use (“Terms”). The website is owned and operated by Uzio, Inc, a healthcare technology solutions company. Uzio is a website where consumers and businesses can research solutions for healthcare insurance exchanges and additional services related to the same.
The following words used in these Terms shall have the following meanings:

  • “Personal Information” shall mean all data and/or information provided by and about User.
  • “Uzio web site” shall mean all web sites on which Uzio, Inc. provides information, services, advice, products or material.
  • “User” shall mean all Users of Uzio web sites described herein.
  • “Products, Advice, Information and Services” shall mean all information, services, advice, products or material provided by Uzio, its advertisers, 3rd-party vendors or affiliates.
  • “Registration Information” shall mean the Personal Information User voluntarily provides to Uzio in the registration process, in order to fully access our products, information and services.
  • “Account Profile” shall mean the Uzio web site page(s) where the Personal Information that User has voluntarily provided is displayed, in compliance with User’s consent and agreement.

I. GENERAL

A. By visiting or logging in as a User of Uzio, User fully accepts these Terms.
B. Uzio may operate, either now or in the future, sub-domains and aliases of these domains, in order to provide additional new and exciting information, services, advice, products or materials. All web sites on which Uzio provides information, services, advice, products or other material are hereinafter referred to as the “Uzio web site.”
C. These Terms shall govern the relationship between User and Uzio, irrespective of which web site you are registered with or logged into, either now formed, or created in the future.
D. User agrees to enter into these Terms on the use of Uzio web sites with Uzio, Inc. Additional contact information, commercial registry data, as well as other information about Uzio, can be found under “About Us” located elsewhere on this web site.
E. User can access these Terms, by clicking on the “Terms of Use” link that appears on the Uzio web site “Home” page, and by reading it on their computer monitor, printing it out, downloading it and/or saving it at any time, even after the Terms have been closed.

II. PRODUCTS, INFORMATION AND SERVICES

A. Details about the full range of products, advice, information and/or services available are set forth as follows:

  • Uzio is the a healthcare technology solutions company. There is no charge to User to access services of the Uzio web site.
  • We provide our customers with the information about our healthcare technology solutions
  • Uzio does not endorse or recommend any specific health insurance companies or health insurance policies. Uzio does not provide health insurance, tax or financial advice.
  • Uzio reserves the right, for any reason, in our sole discretion, to terminate, change, suspend or discontinue any services on our web site, including, but not limited to, content, features or hours of availability. Uzio may also impose limits on certain features of the web site or restrict a User’s access to any part or the entire web site without notice or penalty.

B. Any use of the information, services, products or material and content offered on the Uzio web site, by User, beyond the scope of options provided by Uzio, requires prior written consent.
C. User acknowledges and agrees that it is virtually impossible to achieve continuous, uninterrupted availability of the Uzio, or any other, web site. Uzio shall nonetheless endeavor to keep the Uzio web site available without interruption. Events related to maintenance, security or capacity requirements, and/or events beyond Uzio’s control (e.g. disruptions in communication networks, power failures, equipment failure, etc.), may result in brief disruption or temporary interruption of the services provided on the Uzio web site.
D. In the event that User has a disagreement with Uzio advertisers or 3rd-party vendors or affiliates, Uzio may, but is not obligated to, act as intermediary in those cases and shall not be liable for any breach of such agreements entered into by User.
E. Any offers or agreements between Uzio’s Users and Uzio’s advertisers, 3rd-party vendors or affiliates, will be governed by such advertisers’, 3rd-party vendors’ or affiliates’ respective Terms of Use and the Privacy Policy of their respective companies that carry out the complete transaction themselves and are a party to an agreement with, and serve as the contact for, the Uzio User with whom they serve.

III. OBLIGATIONS OF USER

A. User agrees to adhere to the following requirements:

  • To provide only true and non-misleading information in the User account profile and in all communications with Uzio;
  • To comply with all laws, ordinances, statutes and applicable legislation and to respect all 3rd-party rights. In particular, User shall not:
  • a. Use or post any insulting or defamatory words, music, symbols, photographs or other similar content, regardless of whether said contents are directed at Uzio personnel or other companies or individuals;
  • b. Use or post, without authorization, any content protected by law (e.g. copyright, trademark, patent, utility patent, design patent or other intellectual property (IP) laws), or
  • advertise, promote, offer or distribute any goods or services protected by law;
  • c. To refrain from engaging in any of the following annoying actions, even if they do not constitute a breach of any applicable laws or ordinances:
    • Sending chain letters;
    • Performing, posting, advertising and promoting any form of illegal structural distribution measures (such as illegal multi-level marketing or illegal multi-level network marketing); or
    • Communicating in any insinuating, discriminatory or sexually abusive way (suggestive, implicit or explicit).
  • You may not provide, post or otherwise distribute, User content that:
  • a. violates any right of Uzio or any 3rd-party;
  • b. violates or encourages the violation of any municipal, state, provincial, federal or international law, rule, regulation or ordinance;
  • c. interferes with any User’s uninterrupted use of Uzio;
  • d. uploads or transmits viruses or other harmful, disruptive or destructive files, material or code;
  • e. disrupts, interferes with, or otherwise harms or violates the security of Uzio or any services, system resources, accounts, passwords, servers or networks connected to or accessible through the Uzio web site;
  • WARNING: ANY VIOLATION OF THESE TERMS THAT INVOLVES CRIMINAL CONDUCT OF ANY KIND WILL BE REFERRED TO LAW ENFORCEMENT AUTHORITIES UPON NOTICE RECEIVED BY Uzio.
  • User is further prohibited from the following activities:
  • a. Employing any mechanisms, software or scripts when using the Uzio web site;
  • b. Blocking, overwriting, modifying and copying of any contents of the Uzio web site, unless said actions are necessary for the proper use of the services on Uzio web site. For example, the use of the “Robot/Crawler” search engine technology is not required for proper use of the services and is therefore prohibited;
  • c. Distributing or publicly disclosing the contents of the Uzio web site, without written permission; or
  • d. Performing any actions that may impair the operability of Uzio’s infrastructure, particularly actions that may overload said infrastructure, servers, bandwidth or other equipment or software.
    • IV. CHANGES TO THE SERVICES, PRODUCTS AND/OR INFORMATION

      Uzio, in its sole discretion and without prior notice, reserves the right to modify the products, information and/or services offered on the Uzio web site and/or to offer products, information and/or services different from those offered at the time of User’s registration.

      V. GENERAL DISCLAIMERS AND LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY

      A. While Uzio uses reasonable efforts to include accurate and up-to-date information, Uzio specifically disclaims any and all responsibility or liability for the accuracy, content, completeness, legality, reliability, operability or availability of information, services, advice, products or material, including prices and descriptions, displayed in any and all Uzio web sites. Uzio disclaims any responsibility or liability for the deletion, failure to store, non-delivery, or untimely delivery of any information, services, advice, products or material. Uzio disclaims any responsibility or liability for any harm resulting from its information, services, advice, products or material, downloading, accessing or relying on any information, services, advice, products or material provided through the Uzio web site
      B. THE UZIO WEB SITE AND ALL INFORMATION, SERVICES, ADVICE, PRODUCTS OR MATERIAL INCLUDED IN THE WEB SITE, ARE PROVIDED “AS IS,” WITH NO WARRANTIES, EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED. UZIO EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS, TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, ALL EXPRESS, IMPLIED AND STATUTORY WARRANTIES, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT OF PROPRIETARY RIGHTS. UZIO DISCLAIMS ANY WARRANTIES REGARDING THE SECURITY, RELIABILITY, TIMELINESS AND PERFORMANCE OF THE UZIO WEB SITE. UZIO DISCLAIMS ANY WARRANTIES FOR ANY INFORMATION, SERVICES, ADVICE, PRODUCTS OR MATERIAL OBTAINED THROUGH THE UZIO WEB SITE. UZIO DISCLAIMS ANY WARRANTIES FOR INFORMATION, SERVICES, ADVICE, PRODUCTS OR MATERIAL RECEIVED THROUGH, OR ADVERTISED ON, THE UZIO WEB SITE OR RECEIVED THROUGH ANY LINKS PROVIDED BY THE UZIO WEB SITE, AS WELL AS FOR ANY INFORMATION, SERVICES, ADVICE, PRODUCTS OR MATERIAL RECEIVED THROUGH ANY 3rd–PARTY LINKS OR ANY USER CONTRIBUTIONS PROVIDED ON THE UZIO WEB SITE.
      C. USER UNDERSTANDS AND AGREES THAT THEY DOWNLOAD OR OTHERWISE OBTAIN INFORMATION, SERVICES, ADVICE, PRODUCTS OR MATERIAL THROUGH THE USE OF THE UZIO WEB SITE AT THEIR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK AND THAT THEY WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGES TO THEM, THEIR COMPUTER SYSTEM OR LOSS OF DATA THAT RESULTS FROM THE DOWNLOAD OF SUCH INFORMATION, SERVICES, ADVICE, PRODUCTS OR MATERIAL.
      E. UZIO IS NOT RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR CONTENT POSTED BY USER, 3rd-PARTIES, ACTIONS OF ANY 3rd-PARTY OR FOR ANY DAMAGE TO, OR VIRUS THAT MAY INFECT, USER’S COMPUTER EQUIPMENT OR OTHER PROPERTY.
      F. UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL UZIO BE LIABLE TO ANY USER ON ACCOUNT OF THAT USER’S USE OR MISUSE OF, OR RELIANCE ON, THE UZIO WEB SITE, ARISING FROM ANY CLAIM RELATING TO THIS AGREEMENT OR THE SUBJECT MATTER HEREOF OR THE INFORMATION, SERVICES, ADVICE, PRODUCTS OR MATERIAL PROVIDED THEREIN. SUCH LIMITATION OF LIABILITY SHALL APPLY TO PREVENT RECOVERY OF DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY AND PUNITIVE DAMAGES, WHETHER SUCH CLAIM IS BASED ON WARRANTY, CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE) OR OTHERWISE, EVEN IF Uzio HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. SUCH LIMITATION OF LIABILITY SHALL APPLY WHETHER THE DAMAGES ARISE FROM USE OR MISUSE OF, AND RELIANCE ON, THE Uzio WEB SITE, FROM INABILITY TO USE THE Uzio WEB SITE OR FROM THE INTERRUPTION, SUSPENSION OR TERMINATION OF THE WEB SITE (INCLUDING SUCH DAMAGES INCURRED BY 3rd-PARTIES). THIS LIMITATION SHALL ALSO APPLY WITH RESPECT TO DAMAGES INCURRED BY REASON OF OTHER INFORMATION, SERVICES, ADVICE, PRODUCTS OR MATERIAL RECEIVED THROUGH OR ADVERTISED ON THE UZIO WEB SITE OR RECEIVED THROUGH ANY 3rd–PARTY LINKS PROVIDED ON THE UZIO WEB SITE, AS WELL AS BY REASON OF ANY INFORMATION, SERVICES, ADVICE, PRODUCTS OR MATERIAL RECEIVED THROUGH OR ADVERTISED ON THE UZIO WEB SITE OR RECEIVED THROUGH ANY 3rd–PARTY LINKS PROVIDED IN THE WEB SITE. THIS LIMITATION SHALL ALSO APPLY, WITHOUT LIMITATION, TO THE COSTS OF PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE INFORMATION, SERVICES, ADVICE, PRODUCTS OR MATERIAL, LOST PROFITS OR LOST DATA. SUCH LIMITATION SHALL FURTHER APPLY WITH RESPECT TO THE PERFORMANCE OR NON-PERFORMANCE OF THE UZIO WEB SITE OR ANY INFORMATION, SERVICES, ADVICE, PRODUCTS OR MATERIAL THAT APPEAR ON OR IS LINKED OR RELATED IN ANY WAY TO, THE UZIO WEB SITE. SUCH LIMITATION SHALL APPLY NOTWITHSTANDING ANY FAILURE OF ESSENTIAL PURPOSE OF ANY LIMITED REMEDY AND TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
      G. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS AND EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. PLEASE CHECK WITH YOUR JURISDICTION.
      H. Uzio does not make any warranties or representations regarding any information, services, advice, products or material provided or made available by, or to, any User on any Uzio web site or on any external web sites linked to them. In particular, Uzio does not warrant or represent that said information, services, advice, products or material is true or accurate, or that it fulfills or serves any particular purpose.
      I. Without limiting the foregoing, under no circumstances shall Uzio be held liable for any delay or failure in performance resulting directly or indirectly from acts of nature, forces, or causes beyond its reasonable control, including, without limitation, Internet failures, computer equipment failures, telecommunication equipment failures, other equipment failures, electrical power failures, strikes, labor disputes, riots, insurrections, civil disturbances, shortages of labor or materials, fires, floods, storms, explosions, acts of God, war, governmental actions, orders of domestic or foreign courts or tribunals, non-performance of third parties, or loss of or fluctuations in heat, light, or air conditioning.

      VI. INDEMNITY

      User agrees to indemnify, defend and hold harmless Uzio, its web site and each of its respective advertisers, parents, 3rd–party vendors, suppliers, licensors, officers, directors, shareholders, employees, representatives, contractors and agents and sub-licensees, from any and all claims, including but not limited to, claims for defamation, trade disparagement, privacy and intellectual property infringement and damages (including attorneys’ fees and court costs) arising from or relating to any allegation regarding:

      • User’s use of the Uzio web site;
      • Uzio’s use of any User content or information User provides, including testimonials, as long as such use is not inconsistent with these Terms;
      • information, services, content, products or material provided through User IP address, even if not posted by User; or
      • any violation of these Terms by User.

      VII. DATA PROTECTION

      A. Uzio recognizes that any data provided by User to Uzio is extremely important and Uzio shall therefore be particularly sensitive in handling such data.
      B. User is advised that there are inherent security risks in transmitting data, such as emails, credit card or personal information via the Internet because it is impossible to safeguard completely against unauthorized access by 3rd-parties. Nevertheless, Uzio shall do what is reasonable to safeguard your data, subject to this cautionary limitation.
      C. In particular, personal information will be transmitted via the Internet only if it does not infringe upon 3rd-party rights, unless the respective party has given prior consent in view of such security risks. Further, when sensitive personal information is transmitted, Uzio will encrypt it using Secure Socket Layer technology (SSL). Uzio’s SSL Certificate is issued by Entrust. You may find out more about Entrust and it’s technologies at www.Entrust.com.
      D. Accordingly, Uzio shall not be held liable for any damages incurred as a consequence of such security risks or for any related acts of omission on our part. PLEASE SEE OUR PRIVACY POLICY, STATED SEPARATELY ON THE UZIO WEB SITE.
      E. Uzio opposes the use of available contact information by a 3rd-party for sending unsolicited advertisements (SPAM).
      F. Uzio reserves the express right to take legal action against unsolicited mailing or emailing of SPAM and other similar unsolicited advertising materials. Uzio will report all violators to their respective Internet Service Providers (ISP) as well as the appropriate legal authority.

      VIII. RIGHT TO CONTENT USE

      A. When User provides content, contributions or testimonials to the Uzio web site, User grants Uzio a limited, revocable, nonexclusive and non-assignable right of use for the respective content or contribution that Uzio is entitled to utilize for any purpose allowed by these Terms. In particular, Uzio is entitled to use said content or contribution posted by User, for marketing or in any other way allowed. Uzio may use User content, contributions or testimonials in any form, format, or medium of any kind now known or later developed. Although User grants Uzio a license, as stated above, Uzio DOES NOT OWN SUCH CONTENT. This license grants Uzio certain rights and also proscribes limitations of what Uzio may do and not do with the content, more fully described as follows: Uzio

      • May not sell or give away User testimonials as permanent downloads or physical copies, alone or in a compilation;
      • May not continue exercising the license after User provides Uzio with a request for termination, as described below;
      • May not use or license another party to use User testimonials outside of the Uzio web site;
      • May exercise these rights without paying User any remuneration, royalties or other fees, whatsoever; 5. May exercise these rights throughout Uzio’s web sites, worldwide;

      B. Uzio grants a right of use over all posted content, contributions or testimonials to the Uzio web site to all Users. Duplication or the use of these contributions, testimonials or their content by User or 3rd-parties in other electronic or printed publications is prohibited. Copying, downloading, disseminating, distributing and storing of the contents of the Uzio web site is, with the exception of the cache memory when searching for Uzio web pages, prohibited without Uzio’s express consent.
      C. User may use the Uzio web site content only and solely for personal, non-commercial use and may download or print a single copy of any portion of said content solely for personal, non-commercial use, provided User does not remove any trademark, copyright or other notice from such Content.
      D. User may not post, distribute or republish in any way, any portion of the Uzio web site content to any Internet, Intranet or Extranet web site or incorporate said content in any database, compilation, archive or cache, except as expressly allowed in these Terms.
      E. User may not distribute any Uzio web site content to others, whether or not for payment or other consideration and may not archive, modify, copy, frame, cache, reproduce, sell, publish, transmit, display or otherwise use any portion of said content except as expressly allowed in these Terms.
      F. User may not copy Uzio web site content without permission from Uzio. User agrees not to decompile, reverse engineer or disassemble any software or other products or processes accessible through the Uzio web site. User may not insert any code or product or manipulate the content of the Uzio web site in any way that affects the User experience, and further, may not use any data mining, data gathering or extraction method on the Uzio web site.
      G. Requests to use Uzio content for any purpose other than as permitted in these Terms shall be directed to the Customer Service email address at hello@uzio.com.
      H. User grants to Uzio the right to use any material, information, ideas, concepts, know-how or techniques contained in any communication User provides or otherwise submits for any purpose whatsoever, including but not limited to, commercial purposes and developing, manufacturing and marketing commercial products using such information. All rights in this paragraph are granted without the need for additional compensation of any type to User.
      I. Without limiting the generality of the previous paragraphs, User authorizes Uzio to share User provided content across all web sites, now in use or later developed.
      J. Prohibited uses do not include any use that Uzio expressly authorizes in writing.

      IX. ERRORS IN ADVERTISEMENTS

      On occasion a product or service offered by advertisers and/or 3rd-parties, on the Uzio web site, will be unavailable at the time or at the price as it appears in an advertisement. In such an event, or in the event a product is listed at an incorrect price or with incorrect information due to typographical error, technology effort, error in the date or length of availability or error in pricing or product information received from 3rd-party advertisers or vendors, you agree Uzio is not responsible for such errors or discrepancies and that User’s only course of action is to contact the appropriate 3rd–party advertiser or vendor.

      X. ADDITIONAL TERMS

      A. These Terms and any modifications thereto must be in writing to be valid. No secondary agreements exist between Uzio and User.
      B. Uzio reserves the right to modify these Terms at any time, without providing reasons and without notice to User. User is urged to check these Terms frequently in order to determine if they have been modified in any way. If these Terms have been modified and User continues to access and use the Uzio web site, the modified Terms are accepted by User.
      C. Unless otherwise stated in these Terms, User may submit all notices to Uzio using the following Customer Service email address at hello@uzio.com.
      D. Uzio may send notices to the User by email to the address(es) given in the User registration or updated contact data in a User account.
      E. If any provision of these Terms is, for any reason, invalid and/or unenforceable, as determined in an appropriate Court of proper jurisdiction, the remaining provisions shall continue to be valid and enforceable to the fullest extent permitted by law. The parties agree to replace an invalid and/or unenforceable provision with a valid and/or enforceable provision that most closely approximates the intent and economic effect of the invalid and/or unenforceable provision and shall be interpreted most favorably, when possible, to the benefit of Uzio.
      F. The place of performance and jurisdiction under these Terms shall be the main place of business of Uzio, Inc., which is the Commonwealth of Virginia.
      G. These Terms and the contractual relationships thereto shall be governed by the laws of the Commonwealth of Virginia.

      XI. DISCONTINUATION OF SERVICE

      A. Uzio may modify, suspend, discontinue or restrict the use of any portion of the Uzio web site, including the availability of any portion of it, at any time, without notice or liability.
      B. Uzio may deny access to any User at any time for any reason. In addition, Uzio may, at any time, transfer rights and obligations under these Terms to any current or future Uzio subsidiary or business unit, or any companies or divisions, or any entity that acquires Uzio or any of its assets.

      XII. CUSTOMER SERVICE/SUPPORT

      All queries by User/Customer regarding these Terms or Uzio products or services can be emailed to Uzio at hello@uzio.com.

      XIII. SECTION TITLES

      The section titles used in these Terms are purely for convenience and carry with them no legal or contractual effect.

      XIV. EFFECTIVE DATE

      THESE TERMS OF USE WERE LAST UPDATED AND BECAME EFFECTIVE ON SEPTEMBER 6, 2011

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