To our community: Due to circumstances surrounding COVID-19, Clinical Research IO had to make the difficult decision to discontinue funding for Caretalk. We've decided to leave the website up as a resource for the community. Thank you so much to everyone who made this possible, and please enjoy!

Terms of Use

Updated as of 03/12/2020

CRIO Inc. operates Caretalk, a website that provides and shares health-related information. By using the website, you agree to these Terms of Use. In this document, the words "we", "us", or "our" refers to CRIO Inc., along with any affiliated companies. We reserve the right to modify these Terms of Use from time to time without giving you prior notification. When we do, we will indicate the date as of which it was updated.

How you may or may not use our website

You may use the website and the information, content, images, applications and/or services (singly or together, the "Content and Services") only for your own non-commercial, personal use.

You may not use the Content and Services to:

Copyrights and Trademarks

Except as specifically identified, the Content and Services belong to and is the property of CRIO Inc. All Content and Services are protected by applicable intellectual property and other laws, including trademark and copyright laws. You may copy and publish content from our website as long as you attribute the content to our website, and provide users with a link thereto. Otherwise, our Content and Services may not be copied, reproduced, modified, published, uploaded, posted, transmitted, performed, sold, commercially exploited or distributed in any way, in whole or in part, by any means, unless pursuant to written permission from us. The appearance, layout, color scheme, and design of our Content and Services are protected trade dress. We may use and incorporate into our Content and Services any suggestions or other feedback you or others may provide, without payment or condition.

Pursuant to Title 17, United States Code, Section 512(c)(2), notifications of claimed copyright infringement on our website should be sent to our designated Copyright Agent at this email address: _________.

Information and Materials You Post or Provide

You represent that you have all right, title, and interest to content and materials you post on our website, including but not limited to any consent, authorization, release, clearance or license from any third party (such as, but not limited to, any release related to rights of privacy or publicity) necessary for you to provide, post, upload, input or submit such content or materials. You further represent and warrant that you are who you say you are, that you have not submitted fictitious, false or inaccurate information about yourself, and that all information contained in the posted materials is true and accurate to the best of your knowledge (excepting any statements that are clearly opinion and/or explicitly identified as opinion, hypothesis or conjecture), that you are posting your own original work or work you are authorized to submit, and that the posted content or materials do not contain anything that can be reasonably considered threatening, harassing, libelous, false, defamatory, offensive, obscene, or pornographic. You agree that you will not knowingly and with intent to defraud provide material and misleading information.

We retain the sole right to determine whether any content and materials you submit violate the Terms of Use and retain the right to modify, edit, provide additional commentary to, or delete any of your content and materials at any time, without notice.

Links to Other Websites

Links on the website to third party websites or information are provided solely as a convenience to you. If you use these links, you will leave our website. Such links do not constitute or imply an endorsement, sponsorship, recommendation, representation or warranty by us of the third party, the third party's website, or the information, content and services contained therein. If you use the links to the third party websites, you will be subject to the terms of use and privacy policy that may be applicable to those websites.

Disclaimers; Limitations of Liability

Neither we nor our suppliers, partners and users make any representations or claims about the suitability, reliability, availability, timeliness, security or accuracy of the website or the Content and Services for any purpose. To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, all such information, software, products, service and related graphics are provided "as is" without warranty or condition of any kind. We and our suppliers, partners and users hereby disclaim all warranties and conditions of any kind with regard to the Content and Services, including all implied warranties or conditions of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, title and non-infringement. No statement or information, whether oral or written, obtained from us in any means or fashion shall create any warranty not expressly and explicitly set forth in this agreement.

To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, in no event shall we or our suppliers, partners and users be liable for any direct, indirect, punitive, incidental, special, consequential, exemplary or other type of damages, including without limitation damages for cover or loss of use, data, revenue or profits, arising out of or in any way connected with the use or performance of, delay or inability to access, or non-use or non-performance of, the Content and Services, whether based on contract, tort, negligence, strict liability, the failure of any limited remedy to achieve its essential purpose, or otherwise, even if we or our suppliers, partners or users have been advised of the possibility of damages. Because some states/jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion or limitation of liability for consequential or incidental damages, the above limitation may not apply to you.

We cannot and do not guarantee the accuracy or completeness of any information provided through our Content and Services, and we do not warrant that files available for downloading through the website will be free of infection by software viruses or other harmful computer code, files or programs.

If, notwithstanding the other terms of this agreement, we are determined to have any liability to you or any third party for any loss, harm or damage, then you agree that the aggregate liability of us and our officers, directors, managers, employees, affiliates, agents, suppliers, partners, contractors, service providers, licensees and users shall in all cases be limited to one hundred dollars.

The Content and Services may contain typographical errors, inaccuracies or misleading or incomplete statements. We therefore reserve the right to correct any such errors, inaccuracies or omissions and to change or update the Content and Services at any time without prior notice. We do not, however, guarantee that any errors, inaccuracies or omissions will be corrected.


You understand and agree that you are personally responsible for your behavior on the website. You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless us and any affiliated companies, subsidiaries, joint venturers, business partners, licensors, employees, agents, supplier, partners and users from and against all claims, losses, expenses, damages and costs (including, but not limited to, direct, incidental, consequential, exemplary and indirect damages), and reasonable attorneys' fees, resulting from or arising out of your use, misuse, or inability to use the Content and Services, or any violation by you of these Terms of Use.


Your use of the Content and Services is subject to a Privacy Policy which is separately posted on our website. By agreeing to these Terms of Use, you are also agreeing to abide by the Privacy Policy, as it may be updated from time to time.

General Provisions

These Terms of Use constitute the entire agreement of the parties with respect to the subject matter hereof. No waiver by us of any breach or default hereunder shall be deemed to be a waiver of any preceding or subsequent breach or default. If any part of these Terms of Use is determined by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid or unenforceable, it will not impact any other provision of these Terms of Use, all of which will remain in full force and effect.

Any and all disputes relating to these Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, or other matter as between us are governed by, and will be interpreted in accordance with, the laws of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, without regard to any conflict of laws provisions. You agree to the sole and exclusive jurisdiction and venue of the federal or state courts in Boston, Massachusetts in the event of any dispute.

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