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Limitation of liability
IN NO EVENT SHALL Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts OR ITS SUPPLIERS OR VENDORS BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL, EXEMPLARY, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, OR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER RESULTING FROM ANY LOSS OF USE, LOSS OF PROFITS, LITIGATION, OR ANY OTHER PECUNIARY LOSS, WHETHER BASED ON BREACH OF CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE), PRODUCT LIABILITY, OR OTHERWISE, ARISING OUT OF OR IN ANY WAY CONNECTED WITH THIS WEBSITE OR THE PROVISION OF OR FAILURE TO MAKE AVAILABLE ANY SUCH PRODUCTS, GOODS, OR SERVICES, EVEN IF ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.
Copyright and trademark
All materials on this server and this Internet site ("Site"), including the site's design, layout, and organization, are owned and copyrighted by Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts or its suppliers or vendors, and are protected by U.S. and international copyrights.
Only personal use of such materials is permitted for our members, which means that you may access, download, or print such materials for your personal, non-commercial use only. You agree not to change or delete any copyright or proprietary notice from materials downloaded from this site or any site accessible through this site. Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts HMO Blue, Inc. is a separate wholly controlled not-for-profit subsidiary of Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts, Inc.
You may not use this Site in any manner that may: adversely affect this Site's resources or the availability of this Site to others; violate any local, state, national or international law; delete or revise any content on this Site; or, use this Site to harass any other person or to collect or store personal information about other visitors. If you have a unique user identifier and/or password to access secure areas, you're responsible for protecting the identifier and/or password and for any unauthorized use by others, with or without your permission.
Some parts of this Site that are non-secure and public may allow you to post, or to email to Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts, materials or information ("Visitor Content"); or to access or use Visitor Content posted or emailed by other visitors to this Site. You grant us the unrestricted right to use or distribute, free of charge, any Visitor Content posted on this Site by you. You may not submit or post any material or information which is illegal, obscene, threatening, defamatory, invasive of privacy, or infringing of proprietary rights of any person or entity, or which contains software viruses, corrupted data, cancel bots, commercial solicitations, or mass mailings or any form of "spam." You may not use a false email address to impersonate any person or otherwise mislead as to the origin of any material or information you submit or post.
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts may review, remove or edit any Visitor Content at its discretion. Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts has no responsibility and assumes no liability for Visitor Content posted by you or by any other party.
You're responsible for all software and equipment necessary to access and use this Site, including all related expenses. In addition, you're solely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of any password or other security measure you use in connection with this Site, and agree to notify Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts immediately of any unauthorized use of your password or other security measure.