Effective Date: November 11, 2022
SUICIDE. If you or someone you know may be considering suicide, contact the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-8255 (en español: 1-888-628-9454; deaf and hard of hearing: dial 711, then 1-800-273-8255) or the Crisis Text Line by texting HOME to 741741.
YOU ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR YOUR OWN HEALTH AND WELL-BEING. We do not recommend, endorse or make any representation about the efficacy or suitability of any specific practices, products, procedures, treatments, opinions, health care service providers or other information that may be contained on or available through our Website or app. We are not responsible for any advice, treatment of products that you learn about or obtain through our Website or app.
WHAT IS REQUIRED OF YOU TO USE THE WEBSITE. Use of the community portions of the Website or app require the creation of a Psychedelic Society of St. Louis user account (“User Account”). You are required to accurately complete and maintain the User Account and to provide us with all required information.
COMMUNITY EVENTS. Each Community Event reflects participants’ intentions. Curiosity and respect for our different perspectives and experiences enriches each of our experience’s. If a Community Event requires payment of a fee to attend, it will be clearly described. We do not control or have any obligation to monitor what occurs during Community Events. We reserve the right to remove any participant in a Community Event if they engage in appropriate behavior or violate User Restrictions.
USER RESTRICTIONS. You agree not to do or attempt to do any of the following:
- Use the Website or app if you are under eighteen years of age;
- Use the Website or app to harm, threaten, or harass any person or organization;
- Damage, disable, overburden, interfere with or impair use of the Website or app;
- Enable unauthorized third-party applications to access or interface with the Website or app;
- Record, photograph, or screen-capture ANY part of a Community Event without prior written approval from the Steering Committee;
- Share or display nudity or sexually explicit content in any form;
- Harass, threaten, demean, embarrass, bully or otherwise harm any other Website or app user;
- Use slurs, derogatory or explicitly violent language;
- Share personal information about other users learned from participation in Community Events;
- Utilize a credit or debit card that does not have adequate credit available or use a card belonging to another person without permission;
- Share your password or otherwise authorize a third party to access or use the Website or app;
- Modify, copy, embed or make derivative works based on the Website or app;
- Use unauthorized software or hardware to access or modify the Website or app.
WE CAN CHANGE OUR WEBSITE AND APP AT ANY TIME WITHOUT NOTICE. The features in our Website or app are subject to change without notice. We may provide you notice of such changes by any reasonable means, including our posting of a notice on our Website or app.
HOW WE COLLECT PERSONAL INFORMATION. We collect Personal Information about you when you provide it to us directly. For example, you may provide Personal Information to us when you communicate with us using any means, create an account with us, use our Website or app, complete forms on our Website or App, use app chat, post in forums, seek technical or customer support from us with respect to our Products or Services, submit questions or complaints to us, and otherwise provide us Personal Information about you. We collect and otherwise process this Personal Information to (1) cusotomize your experience when accessing or using our Website or App; (2) operate and manage our organization (including developing, maintaining and supporting our Website or App); (3) provide you marketing and other information; (4) Comply with applicable law; (5) establish, exercise or defend our legal claims and rights; and, (6) for any other purpose(s) set forth in any consent you provide.
WHY WE COLLECT PERSONAL INFORMATION. We also collect Personal lnformation about you when you use our Website or App because it is necessary to provide functionality to you and to recognize you when you use different devices to access our Website or App. This Personal Information is also used for organizational purposes, such as identifying trends; developing or enhancing our Website or App; updating security protocols, and refining marketing messages we think may interest you.
NON-IDENTIFIABLE INFORMATION. We may collect and use non-identifiable Personal Information for any purpose to the extent permitted by applicable law when you interact with us in any way. We modify your Personal Information and make it non-identifiable as being yours, but still available for use in the functioning of our Website or App and for use in aggregate form. Examples of the Personal Information we capture include information that you input into the Website or App, notifications triggered by alert, your settings and your activities associated with your use of our Website or App (e.g. how frequently you use our Website or App, your user preferences, and particulars of your Website or App usage). If we are required to treat non-identifiable Personal Information differently under applicable law, then we may use it for all the purposes for which we use and disclose Personal Information, including to pursue our legitimate organization purposes, operate, manage, and promote our organization (including developing, maintaining and supporting our Website or App.
EMAIL. We may send you emails concerning things that may be of interest to you. You may opt out of emails by following the unsubscribe instructions included in every email communication from us.
USE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION BY SERVICE PROVIDERS. In non-identifying form, we share your Personal Information with third-party entities, business partners or others that provide services or perform functions on our behalf so that we may operate and manage our organization, including but not limited to providing our Website or App to you. These service providers include entities that provide us with marketing and surveys; data hosting, storage retrieval and analytics services; email and shipping services; legal functions and process; and control and compliance processes. We operate in the United States but our service providers are in various countries throughout the world.
HOW WE SECURE PERSONAL INFORMATION. We use appropriate administrative, organizational and technical safeguards to protect information from loss, misuse, and unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration and destruction in light of the nature of the information processed. Personal Information transmitted through our Website or App is encrypted when transmitted. Please note that no data transmission or storage system is guaranteed to be entirely secure. We use appropriate administrative, organizational and technical safeguards to protect information from loss, misuse, and unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration and destruction. Personal Information transmitted through our Website or App is encrypted when transmitted. Please note that no data transmission or storage system is guaranteed to be entirely secure.
THIRD-PARTY SOFTWARE AND VIRTUAL EVENTS. Our Website or App may include or provide links to third-party software components (“Third-Party Components”). If you utilize these Third-Party Components, you agree to be bound by applicable third-party licenses. In particular, we require use of the Zoom video conferencing service (the “Zoom Service”). Your use of the Zoom Service is governed by the Zoom Terms of Service, available at https://zoom.us/terms.
NO WARRANTIES. EXCEPT TO THE EXTENT REQUIRED BY APPLICABLE LAW, OUR WEBSITE OR APP ARE PROVIDED “AS-IS” AND ON AN “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AND YOU USE OUR WEBSITE OR APP AT YOUR OWN RISK. WE DISCLAIMS ALL IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS, INCLUDING ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A SPECIFIC PURPOSE OR USE, QUIET ENJOYMENT, ACCURACY, OPERATION, COMPLIANCE WITH DOCUMENTATION AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. WE DO NOT MAKE ANY WARRANTIES THAT OUR WEBSITE OR ANY DATA OR REPORTS PROVIDED BY US WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS, BE RETRIEVABLE, UNINTERRUPTED, TIMELY, SECURE, OR ERROR-FREE OR THAT ALL ERRORS WILL BE CORRECTED. WE ALSO DO NOT MAKE ANY WARRANTY AS TO THE RESULTS THAT MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE USE OF OUR WEBSITE OR APP.
LIABILITY LIMITATIONS. TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED UNDER APPLICABLE LAW, IN NO EVENT WILL Psychedelic Society of St. Louis’ AFFILIATES, LICENSORS, AND SUPPLIERS HAVE ANY LIABILITY WHATSOEVER ARISING FROM OR RELATING TO OUR WEBSITE OR APP, WHETHER FOR DIRECT OR ANY OTHER TYPE OF DAMAGES WHATSOEVER, INCLUDING DAMAGES ARISING FROM THE USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE OUR WEBSITE OR APP, AND ANY CONSEQUENTIAL, UNFORESEEABLE, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES OR DAMAGES RESULTING FROM LOSS OF DATA OR BUSINESS INTERRUPTION WHETHER THE CLAIM OR DAMAGES ARE BASED ON WARRANTY, CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE), EXTRA-CONTRACTUAL LIABILITY, STRICT LIABILITY OR ANY OTHER LEGAL THEORY, EVEN IF WE HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF DAMAGES.