Terms of Use

Please read these Terms of Use carefully and completely, as your continued use of the GetTheHealthyEdge.com and AmberThiel.com Web Site's (the “Site”or "Sites") confirms your unconditional acceptance of, and is subject to, the following terms and conditions. If you do not accept these terms and conditions, do not use the site.

GetTheHealthyEdge.com and AmberThiel.com may, in its sole discretion, revise these Terms of Use at any time; therefore, you should visit this page periodically to review these Terms of Use. You shall be responsible for reviewing and becoming familiar with any such revisions. Use of the Site by you following such any revision constitutes your acceptance of the terms and conditions of the Terms of Use as revised.

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To become a Member of GetTheHealthyEdge.com’s on-line community, you recognize that you are required to provide your e-mail address and to choose a username. 
You shall provide GetTheHealthyEdge.com with accurate, complete, and updated registration information. Failure to do so shall constitute a breach of the Terms of Use, which may result in immediate termination of your GetTheHealthyEdge.com account. 

You may not:

(i) select or use as a GetTheHealthyEdge.com user name as a name of another person with the intent to impersonate that person; 

(ii) use as a GetTheHealthyEdge.com user name as a name subject to any rights of a person other than you without appropriate authorization; or

(iii) use as a GetTheHealthyEdge.com Member name as a name that is otherwise offensive, vulgar or obscene.

GetTheHealthyEdge.com reserves the right to refuse registration of, or cancel, a GetTheHealthyEdge.com user name in its discretion. You shall be responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your GetTheHealthyEdge.com password. 

Unless you voluntarily and affirmatively choose to list your e-mail address on our private Facebook community,you understand that your actual e-mail address is not public, shared in anyway, or displayed on GetTheHealthyEdge.com. You also understand and agree that GetTheHealthyEdge.com in no way encourages members to disclose private information, including their e-mail addresses, on the publicly accessible portions of GetTheHealthyEdge.com.

Personal Information

You understand and agree that GetTheHealthyEdge.com in no way encourages members to disclose private information, including your e-mail addresses, on the publicly accessible portions of GetTheHealthyEdge.com. 

You understand and agree that Get The Healthy Edge, LLC and its directors, officers, members, employees and agents are not liable for the disclosure of any personal information which you voluntarily include in any publicly accessible portions of GetTheHealthyEdge.com. You recognize that you have no legitimate expectation of privacy in any information which you voluntarily disclose on GetTheHealthyEdge.com, and hereby waive any constitutional, statutory or common law right to privacy which you might otherwise claim in such information.

You understand and agree that GetTheHealthyEdge.com may collect and utilize any personal information which you voluntarily provide, and may combine the personal information collected from you with information from others to provide a better user experience.

Acceptable User Conduct

Responsibility for Reviewing Content: You are also responsible for the interpretation of the content that is posted on GetTheHealthyEdge.com. You must evaluate, and bear all risks associated with the use of any content, including any reliance on the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of such content. You should always check with a physician before changing any dietary or lifestyle related behaviors. Responsibility for Posting Content: All information, data, text, software, music, sound, photographs, graphics, video, messages, or any other materials whatsoever (collectively, “Content”), whether publicly posted or privately transmitted, is the sole responsibility of the person from whom such Content originated. This means that you, and not GetTheHealthyEdge.com, are entirely responsible for all content that you upload, posts, emails or otherwise transmits via GetTheHealthyEdge.com and social media outlets.

Your contributions to content on GetTheHealthyEdge.com (via social media) should: 

1. Improve the experience of other members

2. Encourage healthy and ethical discussion around topics 

3. Build a long-term community

Ten Rules For Unacceptable User Conduct

As a condition of use, you promise to use the Site only for lawful purposes and in compliance with these Terms of Use. You understand and agree that GetTheHealthyEdge.com is not under any obligation to control, monitor or verify the statements made by members of GetTheHealthyEdge.com’s online community. If GetTheHealthyEdge.com discovers that you are violating these Terms of Use or otherwise making unacceptable use of GetTheHealthyEdge.com, however, GetTheHealthyEdge.com may terminate your account.

Some examples of such unacceptable uses are

1) Abuse, harass, humiliate, deceive, threaten, impersonate, intimidate or engage in any other abusive behaviors with those who comment on GetTheHealthyEdge.com. 

2) Contribute any content that is infringing, libelous, defamatory, obscene, pornographic, abusive, offensive or otherwise violates any law or right of any third party; 

3) Post or transmit, or cause to be posted or transmitted, any communication or solicitation designed or intended to obtain password, account, or private information from any GetTheHealthyEdge.com user; 

4) Create or submit unwanted email (“Spam”) to any other GetTheHealthyEdge.com users or any URL; 

5) Violate any laws in your jurisdiction (including but not limited to copyright laws); 

6) Submit stories or comments linking to affiliate programs, business opportunities (INCLUDING MLM), or off-topic content or any other system that will result in your personal financial or commercial gain. 

7) Use for illegal or unauthorized purpose. If you are an international user, you agree to comply with all local laws regarding online conduct and acceptable content 

8) With the exception of accessing RSS feeds, you will not use any robot, spider, scraper or other automated means to access the Site for any purpose without our express written permission. Additionally, you agree that you will not:

(i) take any action that imposes, or may impose in our sole discretion an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on our infrastructure;

(ii) interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of the Site or any activities conducted on the Site; or

(iii) bypass any measures we may use to prevent or restrict access to the Site;

9) Create separate user accounts with the intention of artificially inflating your GetTheHealthyEdge.com count, comments, or any other GetTheHealthyEdge.com service.

10) Post personal communications from anyone without their consent

Reporting Violations of Terms of Use

GetTheHealthyEdge.com may remove any Content and GetTheHealthyEdge.com accounts at any time for any reason (including, but not limited to, upon receipt of claims or allegations from third parties or authorities relating to such Content), or for no reason at all. To report Terms of Use abuse, please contact us.

You understand and agree that it is impossible for GetTheHealthyEdge.com to guarantee complete security. You understand and agree that GetTheHealthyEdge.com accepts no responsibility for any consequences of unauthorized entry, even if such entry could have been prevented by procedures known to GetTheHealthyEdge.com, but not adopted, and you hereby waive any claim against GetTheHealthyEdge.com and/or its directors, officers, employees or agents, based upon any unauthorized acts by third parties.

User Submissions

You acknowledge that GetTheHealthyEdge.com may or may not pre-screen Content posted by users to our blog, Facebook group, Facebook pages and all other forms of social media (“User Postings”), but that GetTheHealthyEdge.com and its designees shall have the right (but not the obligation) in their sole discretion to pre-screen, refuse, or remove any User Postings. Without limiting the foregoing, GetTheHealthyEdge.com and its designees shall have the right to remove any User Postings that violates these Terms of Use or is, in GetTheHealthyEdge.com’s sole direction, otherwise objectionable. You agree that you must evaluate, and bear all risks associated with, the use of any User Postings, including any reliance on the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of such User Postings. With respect to User Postings you yourself submit or make available for inclusion on GetTheHealthyEdge.com, you grant GetTheHealthyEdge.com a worldwide, perpetual, irrevocable, fully-sublicensable, royalty-free and non-exclusive license(s), to use, distribute, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, publicly perform and publicly display such User Postings (in whole or in part), and on GetTheHealthyEdge.com, and to incorporate such User Postings into other works in any format or medium now known or later developed.

As a user of the Site, you are responsible for your own communications and are responsible for any consequences resulting from these communications. Therefore, do not do any of the following things: transmit to us or post to the Site material that is copyrighted, unless you are the copyright owner or have the permission of the copyright owner to send it; send material that reveals trade secrets, unless you own them or have the permission of the owner; transmit to us or post to the Site material that infringes on any other intellectual property rights of others or on the privacy or publicity rights of others; transmit to us or post to the Site material that is obscene, defamatory, threatening, harassing, abusive, hateful, or embarrassing to another user or any other person or entity; send sexually-explicit images; transmit to us or post to the Site advertisements or solicitations of business; transmit to us or post to the Site chain letters or pyramid schemes; or impersonate another person. GetTheHealthyEdge.com reserves the right to expel users and prevent their further access to this Web Site for violating these terms or the law.

User Postings to Site

You understand and agree that GetTheHealthyEdge.com may collect and utilize any personal information which you voluntarily provide, and may combine the personal information collected from you with information from others to provide a better user experience.You further understand and agree that GetTheHealthyEdge.com may summarize and/or reprint any information or comments which you voluntarily post on the website as a part of newsletters and other publications.

Copyright Information

Use of Site Material

This website and its contents, such as text, graphics, images and other content (the “Site Material”) are protected by copyright under both United States and foreign laws. Copyright 2009 Get The Healthy Edge, LLC. All Rights Reserved. Any other use of Site Material violates copyright, trademark, and other laws. Absent the express written permission of GetTheHealthyEdge, You may not sell or modify our Site Material or reproduce, display, distribute, or otherwise use the Site Material in any way for commercial purpose. Termination of your user account for any reason, including but not limited to your violation of any of these Terms of Use, results in the immediate revocation of your license to use the Site Material and obligates You to immediately destroy any copies of the Site Material in your possession.

Notice for Claims of Intellectual Property Violations and Agent for Notice

GetTheHealthyEdge.com respects the intellectual property of others, and we ask our users to do the same. GetTheHealthyEdge.com abides by the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) by responding to notices of alleged infringement that comply with the DMCA and other applicable laws. In appropriate circumstances and at GetTheHealthyEdge.com’s sole discretion, that response may include removing, disabling and/or terminating access to material residing on our social media sites and gruops that is claimed to be infringing, in which case we will make a good-faith attempt to contact the person who submitted the affected material so that they may make a counter notification, also in accordance with the DMCA.

GetTheHealthyEdge.com has no responsibility for content on other web sites that you may find or access when using GetTheHealthyEdge.com’s products or services. Material available on or through other web sites may be protected by copyright and the intellectual property laws of the United States and/or other countries. The terms of use of those web sites, and not the GetTheHealthyEdge.com Term of Use, govern your use of that material.

If you believe that your work has been copied in the Site in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, or that your intellectual property rights have been otherwise violated, please provide GetTheHealthyEdge.com’s Copyright Agent with the following information:

1. Reasonably sufficient details to enable us to identify the copyrighted work or other intellectual property that you claim has been infringed;

2.A description of where the material that you claim is infringing is located on the Site, with enough detail that we may find it on the Site;

3. Your contact information so that we can contact you (including your name, address, telephone number, and email address);

4. A statement that you have a good faith belief that the use of the material identified in (2) is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law;

5. A statement, under penalty of perjury, that the information in the notification is accurate and that you are authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the exclusive right that is alleged to be infringed; and

6. The electronic or physical signature of the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright or other intellectual property interest.

Counter-Notification

If material that you have posted to the Site has been taken down in response to a claim of copyright or other intellectual property infringement, you may send GetTheHealthyEdge.com’s Copyright Agent a counter-notification containing the following details:

1. Reasonably sufficient details to enable us to identify the material that has been removed to which access has been disabled, together with the location at which the material appeared before it was removed or access to it was disable;

2. A statement, under penalty of perjury, that you have a good faith belief that the material was removed or disabled as a result of mistake or misidentification of the material in question;

3. Your contact information so that we can contact you (including your name, address, telephone number, and email address);

A4.  statement that you consent to the jurisdiction of the Federal District Court for judicial district in which your address is located or, if your address is outside of the USA, in any judicial district in which GetTheHealthyEdge.com may be found, and that you will accept service of process from the person who submitted a notice in compliance with the section©(1)(C) of the DMCA, as generally described above; and

Your physical or electronic signature.

GetTheHealthyEdge.com’s Copyright Agent can be reached as follows:

By mail 
Copyright Agent
 The Healthy Edge LLC, 1000 Towncenter NE Suite 180 Tacoma, WA, United States 

Before serving either a Notice of Infringing Material or Counter-Notification, you may wish to contact a lawyer to better understand your rights and obligations under the DMCA and other applicable laws. These notice requirements are intended to comply with GetTheHealthyEdge.com’s rights and obligations under theDMCA and, in particular, section 512©, and do not constitute or act as a substitute for legal advice.