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Midwest Heart and its employees and agents expressly disclaim all and any liability to any person in respect of anything and the consequences of anything done or omitted to be done by any person in whole or partial reliance on all or any part of the information accessed at or through this site.
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To the maximum extent permitted under the law, in no event will Midwest Heart and its employees be liable for any damages whatsoever (including, without limitation, direct, indirect, punitive, special, consequential damages, lost profits, lost data or business interruption) arising out of the use, inability to use, or the results of use of this site, any web sites linked to this site, or the materials or information contained at any or all such sites, whether based on contract, tort, statute, common law, equity or any other legal theory and whether or not advised of the possibility of such damages. If circumstances arise where you are entitled to claim damages from Midwest Heart notwithstanding the provisions of these terms, our liability to you for the aggregate of such claims (regardless of the basis on which you are entitled to claim from us including, without limitation, negligence) is limited to the provision of the services again or our cost of providing the services again (at our election).
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Midwest Heart shall have the right at any time, and from time to time, without prior notice, to modify these Terms or to impose new terms and conditions with respect to access to or use of this site. Such modifications and additions shall be effective immediately upon posting to this site. Midwest Heart also shall have the right to modify or discontinue, either temporarily or permanently, this site, or any right to access or use any portion of this site, in Midwest Heart's sole discretion, at any time and without prior notice.
You agree to hold harmless Midwest Heart from all claims, losses, damages, liabilities, and costs (including but not limited to reasonable attorneys' fees and court costs), arising out of or relating to your breach of these Terms.
These Terms constitute the entire agreement between you and Midwest Heart with respect to the subject matter hereof, and supersede all previous written or oral agreements between you and Midwest Heart with respect to such subject matter.
If any provision of these Terms shall be unlawful, void, or for any reason unenforceable, then such provision shall be deemed severable from the other provisions hereunder and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any other provisions of these Terms.
Access to or use of this site shall not be construed as Midwest Heart's purposeful availment of the privilege or benefits of doing business in any state or legal jurisdiction other than the State of Illinois, United States of America. Your agreement to these Terms shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Illinois, without regard to its conflicts or choice of laws principles. In any dispute arising hereunder or otherwise connected with this site or these Terms, you and Midwest Heart consent exclusively to personal jurisdiction in the applicable federal or state courts located in the State of Illinois and you waive any claim that venue is improper for any reason in these courts.
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