Legal Notices

 

NOTICE OF LEGAL RIGHTS AND PRIVACY

Terms and Conditions of Use of the Clarity Vision Website

Introduction:

Welcome to our new Clarity Vision website (herein referred to as the "Clarity Vision Website") with is the sole property of Clarity Vision, LLC, a North Carolina limited liability company  (herein  referred  to  as  "Clarity  Vision").    Below,  you  will  find  our  legal  notices that  explain  your  rights  as  well  as ours  with  regard  to  images,  branding,  personal  privacy, etc.   Please review this information before proceeding to navigate our pages.   If you have any specific concerns or complaints regarding the protection of your personal information of use of trademarked material, feel free to contact our offices directly.

1.         Terms and Conditions of Use; Copyright, and Trademark Information

By accessing the Clarity Vision Website, you are agreeing to be bound by these Terms and Conditions of Use, all applicable laws and regulations, including, but not limited to any applicable local laws.    If you do not agree with any of these terms  and  conditions,  you  are prohibited from using or accessing the Clarity Vision Website.   The materials contained on the Clarity Vision  Website  are protected  by applicable state  and federal  copyright  and  trademark laws and are the sole property of Clarity Vision.    All graphics,  text, logos,  icons, audio/video clips,  and/or  digital  downloads  are  the  property  of  Clarity  Vision,  or  its  affiliates,  and  are protected   under  applicable   state  and  federal   copyright  laws.     All  materials   listed  above containing   the  Clarity   Vision   logo,   brand,   graphics,   text,   audio/video   clips,   and   digital downloads are trademarked and may not be used without prior written consent of Clarity Vision. All other  third  parties  associated  with  the  Clarity  Vision  Website  have  trademarks  for  their respective companies  and are afforded the same protection.   Any downloadable software made available through the Clarity Vision Website is copyrighted by the third party responsible for its creation.  The use of these downloads is considered a license agreement between the user and the provider  or  creator  of  the  software,  and  it  is  the  user 's responsibility  to  determine   what limitations are applicable to the user from the provider or creator of said software.

2.         Use License

Permission  to use the Clarity Vision Website and its content is limited.   Content on the Clarity Vision Website is trademarked and can only be used with written permission from an authorized  representative  of  Clarity  Vision.    The  content  of  this  Clarity  Vision  Website  is designated for personal , non-commercial transitory viewing only.

The Clarity Vision Website grants the viewing and printing of material from the website solely  for  the  use  of  Clarity  Vision,  and  not  republishing  or  posting  to  any  other  person, company, or entity.   The use of the Clarity Vision Website constitutes a license between Clarity Vision and the user.  Clarity Vision allows this "Use License" with the understanding that this is the grant of a license, not a transfer of title, and under this license the user may not:

(a)        modify  or  copy  materials  unless  used for  our  office  practices  such  as patient information and data gathering to aid in your eye exams and scheduling;

(b)        use the materials for any commercial  purpose,  or for any public display (commercial or non-commercial);

(c)        remove any copyright or other proprietary notations from the materials; or

(d)        transfer the materials to another person not employed by Clarity Vision.

3.         Disclaimer Relating To Third-Party Websites

The materials on the Clarity Vision Website are provided as is and, although affiliated with other entities such as insurance, eyewear, and contact lens companies,  Clarity Vision is not responsible  for,  and  does  not  accept  any  responsibility  for  use of these  third-party  websites. Clarity  Vision  provides  links  to  other  websites  as  a  convenience   only  and  user  accepts responsibility for any risks associated with use of such links.   The inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by Clarity Vision and the use of any such linked website is at the user's own risk.

4.         Limitations

In  no  event  shall  Clarity  Vision  be liable for  any  damages  arising  out of  the  use or inability  to  use the  materials  on  the  Clarity  Vision  Website,  even  if  Clarity  Vision  or  its authorized representative has been notified in writing of the possibility of such damages.  This is including but is not limited to, damages for loss of data or profit, or due to business interruption.

5.         Revisions

It is left to the discretion of Clarity Vision to make changes to the materials contained on the Clarity Vision Website at any time without notice.

6.         Site Terms of Use Modifications

Clarity Vision may revise these terms of use for the Clarity Vision Website at any time without notice. By using the Clarity Vision Website you are agreeing to be bound by the Terms and Conditions of Use as they may be amended and revised from time to time.

Privacy Policy

User privacy is of the utmost importance to us at Clarity Vision and we have developed this policy to help ensure the information you disclose remains strictly confidential.  The privacy policy with respect to the use of the Clarity Vision Website is set forth below.   Please read the privacy policy before continuing to use the Clarity Vision Website.

As  a  patient,  you  will  be  made aware  of  the  purposes  for  which  information is  being  collected  before  or  at the  time  of  collection.    This  will  typically  be when  requesting  an  appointment  or  when  payment  information  is  required  for a purchase.   All of this information  is secure  and will not be shared  with third parties  unless  we  have  your  authorization  to  do  so.     The  use  of  third-party affiliates will likely be required if purchases are made through the Clarity Vision Website and the use of any online payment system will be considered  a binding agreement  between  the consumer  and the third-party.  We will collect and use the information provided only for the services listed above unless we obtain your consent or are required by law to release the information.

We will only hold your information for as long as it takes to fulfill our mutual needs.

The  Clarity  Vision  Website  uses  cookies  to assist  with  the  collection  of  data gathering   and  analytics   for  our   website  traffic.      No personal, identifiable information is gathered or used with respect to this practice.

As   stated   above,   your   information   will be  collected   lawfully,   only   when necessary,  and  with  your  prior  knowledge.    Collected  information  will not  be shared  unless a third-party  is necessary  to facilitate  your  purchase  or  payment in which your authorization is required.   We will never share your personal information with a third-party without consent.

The  information  collected  upon your  use of the Clarity Vision Website  will be limited solely to the relevant personal data used for those purposes listed on the Clarity Vision Website which include, but are not limited to, scheduling future appointments, communicating with Clarity Vision offices, making purchases, or paying bills.   All information  you provide is correct,  up-to-date,  and accurate to the best of your knowledge.

The  information   collected  through  the  use  of  the  Clarity  Vision  Website  is protected with safeguards that inhibit loss, theft, misuse, or alteration.  The Clarity Vision Website has security measures in place to safeguard our users and their personal information.

Customers or patients are always welcome to contact our offices directly if they have any questions regarding our privacy policies and practices.   As a medical practice, Clarity Vision is obligated under the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability  Act ("HIPPA") to abide by the federally mandated protocols when dealing with patient information.   No health information can or will be disclosed without written authorization from the individual in question.  Clarity Vision is committed to conducting our business in accordance with these principles in order to ensure that the confidentiality of our patients' personal information is protected and maintained.