Terms of Use

Global Autoimmune Institute (“us”, “we”, or “our”) operates http://www.autoimmuneinstitute.org (the “Site”).

Please review the following Terms of Use. By accessing or using any part of our website, you agree to be bound by these Terms of Use.


Any information you provide to us is subject to our Privacy Policy.

Restrictions on Use of Materials

We provide information and resources on autoimmune disease, including articles and illustrations. Unless otherwise expressly stated, all articles and illustrations provided on our Site are intellectual property that belongs to us and may not be reproduced, displayed, modified, performed, distributed, edited, translated, rented, or otherwise used without our prior consent.

You may not use or duplicate any logos or trademarks without express written permission from us. To request permission for use of Site materials, trademarks, or logos, send an email to info@autoimmuneinstitute.org.

Third Party Content

We respect copyright and trademark laws. Third-party material may appear on our site, and those creators retain all rights to their works, except where noted.

No Guarantees

Though we strive to keep the information available on our Site current and accurate, errors may occur. We provide the information on our Site with no representations or guarantees of accuracy, completeness, or timeliness. We will not be liable to you or any other person for any damages that result from the use or inability to use the Site, or as a result of any content, information, services, or resources made available through the Site.


By accessing and using the Site, you agree to indemnify and hold harmless each of us, our affiliates, officers, directors, employees, and volunteers from any claim or demand, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, made by any third party due to, arising out of, or related to your use of the Site, the violation of these Terms of Use by you, or the infringement by you of any intellectual property or other right of any person or entity.

About These Terms – General Provisions

If we do not immediately take action to address a violation of these Terms of Use, we are not waiving our rights to take action in the future. If any particular provision of these Terms of Use is found to be unenforceable, that provision will be severable and will not affect any of the other provisions.

The Site is owned and operated by us. We are a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit corporation. Your use of the Site, and any related legal action, will be governed by the laws incorporated in the District of Columbia, without regard to conflict of laws principles. The sole jurisdiction for any litigation arising out of your use of or inquiries to the Site will be an appropriate federal or state court located in the District of Columbia.

Changes to the Terms of Use

We reserve the right to make changes to any information or services on our Site, including these Terms of Use, without notice to you. The most current Terms of Use will be posted here and will be effective upon posting. Be sure to return to this page periodically to ensure familiarity with the most current version of these Terms of Use.

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