Strict Chef Terms Of Use

Updated April 26, 2018

Acceptance of Terms

The following terms of use are terms and conditions of a legal agreement between You and Strict Chef. (“SC” or “We" or “Our"). By accessing, browsing and/or using this website, or any website, application, or human interface medium owned or controlled by SC, as listed below, You acknowledge that You have read, understood, and agree, to be bound by these terms of use and to comply with all applicable laws and regulations. If You do not agree to these terms, do not use this website or any of the SC Sites. The Content (as defined in Section 7 below) provided on these Sites is protected by law, including, but not limited to, United States Copyright Law. Persons who choose to access any of Our websites, applications, or other interfaces (www.strictchef.com, Strict Chef Alexa Integration, Strict Chef Siri Integration, Strict Chef Google Assistant Integration, Strict Chef Mobile App, or any other SC branded experience interfacing with our API) (collectively the “Sites") from locations outside the United States do so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with applicable local laws.

Disclaimers

You should consult your physician or other healthcare provider before starting this or any other dietary or nutrition program, lifestyle, or regimen to determine if it is safe for you. You should not start this dietary program if your healthcare provider advises against it. You should not rely on any information provided here as a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. You should not delay seeking professional medical advice based on any information you obtain here. This site offers health and dietary information, and is designed for informational or wellness purposes only. Strict Chef is not a replacement for medication or any treatment plan, and the statements contained within the Strict Chef website and app have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. The information available on the Strict Chef website and app is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease or vital physiological processes or for the transmission of time sensitive health information. Strict Chef provides no guarantees or warranties as to the accuracy of the information provided. The use of any information or tool provided by Strict Chef is solely at your own risk.

The analysis and color coding of food items does not represent a recommendation or guidance, and is only a comparison of values, some of which may be estimated, based on keyword detection, provided by third parties, or provided by the user. This data does not account for potential nutrient variations that occur from specimen to specimen, and may not correctly identify or categorize foods using alternative names or spellings. Variances may occur based on the specific farm conditions, age, ripeness, manufacturing process tolerances, or other reasons.

Strict Chef may not consider all factors that may require you to change your diet or way of eating (such as medication and other health conditions), and provides data comparisons only for the specific dietary and lifestyle parameters indicated in your profile.

The allowance figures are a general value based on your inputs, and may not represent a precise amount specific to individuals’ needs.

Ingredients listed are subject to change, and only represent the ingredients used and provided by the manufacturer as of the date indicated. Some values are estimated by Strict Chef based on the presence of other nutrients.

Description of SC Services

The Sites provide Content and information and materials related to Strict Chef products, Various Listed Diets, nutrition, research, meal planners, recipes, and other nutritional and dietary information as well as a variety of other services, such as promotional offers, Community forums, blogs and success stories that You may find useful, motivational and interesting (collectively the “Services"). Much of the Content and Services provided on this Site relates to a healthy lifestyle and or to specific health conditions, but nothing contained on the Sites is intended to provide specific health care or medical advice. Should You have any health care-related questions, please call or see Your physician or other health care provider. You should never disregard medical advice or delay in seeking it because of Content and Services You may see or access here. All Content and Services provided here or accessed through the Sites is provided "AS IS" and without warranty, express or implied. All implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular use or purpose are hereby excluded. SC makes no warranty as to the reliability, accuracy, timeliness, usefulness or completeness of the Content on the Sites or accessed through the Sites. SC is not responsible for updating Content or Services contained here, or providing information which may be inconsistent with or critical of Various Listed Diets or health conditions.

Your Registration Obligations

There is no cost to become a registered user on any of Our Sites, and You do not have to become a registered user to use Our Sites. However, if You do not become a registered user, you will not have access to all the Content or Services available on Our Sites. You must register to participate in the Community, or to use Free Tools features, or search for foods, recipes, and other content, and to receive email and message notifications. The "Community" refers to interactive areas of the Sites, and includes elements such as forums, groups, personal page, meal planners, recipes and similar activity where you can communicate with other users of our Sites and post Content. In consideration of Your use of the Sites, You agree to be legally bound by these Terms of Use and policies applicable to using Our Sites, including but not limited to Our Privacy Policy. You also agree to: (a) provide true, accurate, current and complete information about Yourself if You elect to become a registered user (the "Registration Data") and (b) maintain and promptly update the Registration Data to keep it true, accurate, current and complete. If You provide any Registration Data that is untrue, inaccurate, not current or incomplete, and if We have reasonable grounds to suspect that such information is untrue, inaccurate, not current or incomplete, We have the right to suspend or terminate Your account and refuse any and all current or future use of or access to the Sites (or any portion thereof).

No Commercial Reuse of Content

You agree not to reproduce, duplicate, copy, sell, trade, resell or exploit for any commercial purposes any material or Content of any kind You see, download or otherwise access on any of Ours Sites.

Modifications to Sites

We reserve the right at any time and from time to time to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, the Sites (or any part thereof) with or without notice. You agree that We shall not be liable to You or to any third party for any modification, suspension or discontinuance of the Sites (or any part thereof).

Termination

You may terminate Your registered account, any associated email address and access to the Sites by submitting such termination request by email to inquiry@Strict Chef.com or complete the form at www.Strict Chef.com/contact-us.

You agree that We may, without prior notice, immediately terminate, limit Your access to or suspend Your registered account, any associated email address, and access to the Sites for cause. Cause for such termination, limitation of access or suspension shall include, but not be limited to, (a) breaches or violations of these Terms of Use, (b) requests by law enforcement or other government agencies, (c) unexpected technical or security issues or problems and/or (d) engagement by You in fraudulent or illegal activities. Further, You agree that all terminations, limitations of access and suspensions for cause shall be made in Our sole discretion and that We shall not be liable to You or any third party for any termination of Your account, any associated email address, or access to the Sites.

Links

The Sites may provide links to other World Wide Web sites or to websites of third parties. You acknowledge and agree that We are not responsible for the availability of such external sites or resources, and do not endorse and are not responsible or liable for any Content, advertising, products or other materials on or available from such sites or resources. You further acknowledge and agree that We shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with use of or reliance on any such Content, goods or services available on or through any such site or resource.

SC's Proprietary Rights

You acknowledge and agree that Content contained in or information presented to You through the Sites is protected by copyrights, trademarks, service marks, patents or other proprietary rights and laws. Except as expressly permitted by applicable law or as authorized by Us or the applicable licensor, in writing, You agree not to modify, sell, distribute, transmit, broadcast, or create derivative works based on such Content, in whole or in part, for any commercial use or for any other purpose whatsoever.

Disclaimer of Warranties

YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT:
A. YOUR USE OF THE SITES IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK, AND IS PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS. SC AND ITS SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, AND REPRESENTATIVES EXPRESSLY DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF TITLE, MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT.
B. ANY MATERIAL DOWNLOADED OR OTHERWISE OBTAINED THROUGH THE USE OF THE SITES IS ACCESSED AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK, AND YOU WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR AND HEREBY WAIVE ANY AND ALL CLAIMS AND CAUSES OF ACTION WITH RESPECT TO ANY DAMAGE TO YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEM, INTERNET ACCESS, DOWNLOAD OR DISPLAY DEVICE, OR LOSS OF DATA THAT RESULTS FROM THE DOWNLOAD OF ANY SUCH MATERIAL.
C. NO ADVICE OR INFORMATION, WHETHER ORAL OR WRITTEN, OBTAINED BY YOU FROM SC OR THROUGH OR FROM THE SITES SHALL CREATE ANY WARRANTY NOT EXPRESSLY STATED IN THESE TERMS OF USE.

LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT SC AND ITS SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, AND REPRESENTATIVES SHALL NOT BE LIABLE TO YOU FOR ANY PUNITIVE, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFITS, GOODWILL, USE, DATA OR OTHER INTANGIBLE LOSSES (EVEN IF WE HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES), RESULTING FROM: (A) THE USE OR THE INABILITY TO USE THE SITES; (B) STATEMENTS OR CONDUCT OF ANY THIRD PARTY ON THE SC SITES; (C) ANY CONTENT, CONTRIBUTIONS, UNSOLICITED CONTRIBUTIONS OR POSTINGS OF ANY KIND WHATSOEVER, OR (D) ANY OTHER MATTER RELATING TO THE SC SITES.

Trademark Information

You agree that all of SC's trademarks, trade names, service marks and other SC logos and brand features, and product and service names are trademarks and the property of SC (the "SC Marks"). Without SC's prior written permission, You agree not to display or use in any manner the SC Marks.

Notice and Procedure for Making Claims of Copyright or Intellectual Property

SC respects the intellectual property of others, and we ask our users to do the same. SC may, in appropriate circumstances and at its discretion, disable and/or terminate the accounts of users who may be repeat infringers. If You believe that Your work has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, or Your intellectual property rights have been otherwise violated, please provide SC the following information:

A. A description of the copyrighted work or other intellectual property that You claim has been infringed;
B. A description of where the material that You claim is infringing is located on the site;
C. Your address, telephone number, and email address;
D. A statement by You that You have a good faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law;
E. A statement by You, made under penalty of perjury, that the above information in Your notice is accurate and that You are the copyright or intellectual property owner or authorized to act on the copyright or intellectual property owner's behalf.
SC's Agent for Notice of claims of copyright or other intellectual property infringement can be reached as follows: copyright@strictchef.com

General Information

Choice of Law and Forum. You and SC each agree that these Terms of Use and the relationship between the parties shall be governed by the laws of the State of Maine without regard to its conflict of law provisions and that any and all claims, causes of action or disputes (regardless of theory) arising out of or relating to the Terms of Use, or the relationship between You and SC, shall be brought exclusively in a state of federal court located in the City and County of Portland, Maine, and You and SC agree to submit to the personal jurisdiction of such courts and agree to waive any and all objections to the exercise of jurisdiction over the parties by such courts and to venue in such courts.

You may contact us by email, inquiry@strictchef.com

Changes to Terms

SC may update the terms of use at any time. It is the user’s responsibility to review any revised terms of use as they are released.