The statements below outline The Melanoma Coalition’s commitment to your privacy and to providing you the most accurate information possible.

MEDICAL DISCLAIMER


The information provided by The Melanoma Coalition, Inc. through melanomacoalition.org is for your general information only. It is not intended as medical advice, and should not be relied upon as a substitute for consultations with qualified health professionals. We encourage you to take information and questions back to your individual health care provider as a way of creating a dialogue and partnership about your cancer and your treatment.

INFORMATION COLLECTION AND USE


The Melanoma Coalition is the sole owner of the information collected on its website. We do not sell, share, or rent this information to others in ways different from what is disclosed in this privacy statement.

The Melanoma Coalition collects information from the users of its website at several different points on the site. We may view our visitors’ Internet Protocol (IP) addresses to analyze trends, administer the site, track their movement and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use, however the IP addresses are not linked to personally identifiable information.

It is possible that if you register for a program or newsletter that you may receive an online fundraising appeal from The Melanoma Coalition. Only email addresses or regular mail addresses would be used for this purpose; we do not use treatment/condition related information to target any potential contributors. Users may request to be removed from mailing lists at any time. To review or request corrections to your personal information collected by The Melanoma Coalition, please contact us at info@melanomacoalition.org

ONLINE DONATIONS


Visitors to melanomacoalition.org who make monetary contributions through the website are asked to provide information, which is kept on a proprietary database. We will not share, sell or disclose your contact information to any other party.

LINKS


The Melanoma Coalition provides hyperlinks to other sites which are not under the control of The Melanoma Coalition. These links are provided for your convenience and for your reference only. These links are not intended as an endorsement by The Melanoma Coalition of the information contained on these websites or of the individual(s) operating these website(s).

The Melanoma Coalition is not responsible for the privacy practices of websites hyperlinked to its website. We encourage you to be aware when you leave melanomacoalition.org and to read the privacy statements of each and every website that collects personally identifiable information. This privacy statement applies solely to information collected on melanomacoalition.org.

LEGAL DISCLAIMER


The pages and other materials supplied on melanomacoalition.org are provided by The Melanoma Coalition “as is” and without warranties of any kind. When using melanomacoalition.org, you must take precautions to ensure that the pages and other materials from the website are free from viruses, worms, trojan horses, time bombs or other items of destructive nature. melanomacoalition.org may not be compatible with the web browser or other software you may use. There is no guarantee that the website will be available on a consistent or ongoing basis, and the provision of the website may be subject to periods of interruption or poor performance and may be terminated at any time.

The Melanoma Coalition makes a great effort to update the website frequently so that information is accurate and current, however it is possible that this website may include dated or inaccurate information, and information may be changed or updated without notice. The Melanoma Coalition, and its directors, officers, employees, medical advisors, agents and other representatives, specifically disclaim all warranties with respect to melanomacoalition.org and any of its contents, whether express or implied, including, but not limited to, implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose and the accuracy, completeness, security and timeliness of any contents therein.

In no event shall The Melanoma Coalition, or its directors, officers, employees, medical advisors, agents or other representatives, be liable to the user for any damages whatsoever, including any direct, indirect, special, consequential, exemplary or punitive damages, arising out of or in connection with, relating to, resulting from or based upon the use of our website or any of its contents or any hyperlinked site, even if The Melanoma Coalition has been advised of the possibility of such damages. Some jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion of certain warranties or the limitation or exclusion of liability for incidental or consequential damages, and accordingly, some of the above limitations may not apply to you.

melanomacoalition.org is hosted in the United States of America.The Melanoma Coalition makes no representations or warranties that the pages or other materials on the website including, but not limited to their contents, postings or replies, are legally appropriate or legally available for use outside the United States, and access to them from countries or territories where their use may be illegal is strictly prohibited. If you choose to access melanomacoalition.org from a location outside the United States, you are responsible for complying with all applicable local laws. Any dispute, action or other proceeding concerning the website shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the substantive laws of the State of California, in the United States of America, without regard to principles of conflicts of law. Any rights not expressly granted herein are reserved.