Last Updated November 8, 2018.
Welcome to the website of Home Instead, Inc. ("Home Instead" or "we" or "us" or "our"). Home Instead is pleased to make available for your use and benefit the websites located at the following: www. homeinstead.com, www.caregiverstress.com, and www.helpforalzheimersfamilies.com. (each individually and collectively the “Site”),
For your convenience, we, as the Franchisor for the Home Instead Senior Care® Franchise network, also hosts the websites of individually owned and operated Home Instead Senior Care franchise businesses (each a "Franchise" and collectively the “Network”). Each Franchisee website is designated a number following “homestead.com” (e.g. homeinstead.com/100/) and hosted on the Home Instead server located at our headquarters in Omaha, Nebraska. (each individually and collectively a “Franchise Site”). By hosting the websites of our Network, Home Instead is acting as an Internet Service Provider (ISP) and is hosting the Franchise Sites as a service to you.
Copyright and Trademarks
This Site and the Franchise Sites contain material which is the property of Home Instead, and which is protected by United States and international copyright, trademark and other intellectual property laws. Home Instead Senior Care" is a registered trademark of Home Instead. All content posted on this Site or on a Franchise Site is the sole and exclusive property of Home Instead, the Franchise, or an employee of Home Instead or a Franchise. You may not modify, copy, reproduce, republish, upload, post, transmit or distribute in any way material from this Site or any Franchise Site, including code and software underlying this Site or any Franchise Site. You may download content from this Site or any Franchise Site for your personal, non-commercial use only, provided you keep intact all copyright and other proprietary notices and obtain our express written consent, and, if applicable, the consent of the Franchise or employee owner of the content. Any unauthorized use of content terminates the foregoing license rights.
Franchise Site Content
You understand that by using a Franchise Site that Home Instead is acting as the ISP for that Franchise and that Home Instead has limited control over the content posted on any Franchise Site. Home Instead may provide its Franchises with materials branded and owned by Home Instead for the Franchisee to customize its own website with business-specific information. Home Instead may offer a Franchisee the option of using content provided by Home Instead on its own Franchise Site, however, each Franchise has the right, in its sole discretion, to post or reject the content offered by Home Instead. Any content placed on a Franchise Site that is specific to the Franchise, has either been provided, authorized, or requested by a Franchise, Franchise’s vendor, or by one or more Franchise employees. Except for any content that is located on all US Franchise Sites as specifically mandated by Home Instead, or intellectual property provided by Home Instead to its Franchisee’s for use, such as brand logos, trademarked terms, etc., Home Instead disclaims all ownership rights in and to any content, including text, images, photographs, or links posted on the Franchise Sites. Under no circumstances is Home Instead acting as a controller or supervisor of any content placed on a Franchise Site. Home Instead does not, and is under no obligation to, actively review or filter any content, including text, images, photographs, or links, placed on any Franchise Site. If you decide to leave the Site and access a Franchise Site, even if access is provided through a hyperlink from our Site, you do so at your own risk.
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Disclaimer of Warranties
THE SITE IS PROVIDED "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE," WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE PURSUANT TO APPLICABLE LAW, Home Instead DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. Home Instead DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE FUNCTIONALITY OF THE SITE OR ANY FRANCHISE SITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE, THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, OR THAT ANY PART OF THE SITE OR FRANCHISE SITE, OR THE SERVERS THAT MAKE THE SITE AND FRANCHISE SITES AVAILABLE, ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. PLEASE NOTE THAT SOME JURISDICTIONS MAY NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES, SO SOME OF THE FOREGOING EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. CHECK YOUR LOCAL LAWS FOR RESTRICTIONS OR LIMITATIONS REGARDING THE EXCLUSION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES.
Home Instead shall not be responsible for any loss, damage, liability or expense that may accompany or result from your use of or access to this site or any franchise site.
Limitation of Liability
License to Submitted Content
By posting messages, uploading files, or otherwise providing any material to us for display on the Site(s), you are granting Home Instead a royalty-free, perpetual, non-exclusive, unrestricted, worldwide license to use, copy, sub license, adapt, transmit, publicly perform or display any such communication, and to sub-license to third parties the unrestricted right to exercise any of the foregoing rights granted with respect to the communication. The foregoing license shall include the right to exploit any property rights in such material, including but not limited to rights under copyright, trademark, service mark or patent laws under any relevant jurisdiction.
Arbitration and Waiver of Certain Rights
In the event of any dispute, claim, question or disagreement arising from or relating to this Agreement or the breach thereof, the parties hereto shall use their best efforts to settle the dispute, claim, question, or disagreement. To this effect, the parties shall consult and negotiate with each other in good faith and, recognizing their mutual interests, attempt to reach a just and equitable solution satisfactory to both parties. If the parties do not reach such solution within a period of thirty (30) days, then, upon written notice by either party to the other, disputes, claims, questions, or disagreements shall be settled by binding arbitration administered by the American Arbitration Association (AAA) in accordance with the provisions of its commercial dispute resolution rules, unless you are a government agency or political subdivision in a State or jurisdiction for which binding arbitration is expressly not allowed by law.
Access to Collected Information
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Home Instead, Inc.
13323 California Street
Omaha, NE 68154