n order to ensure that visitors to our site enjoy their
The International Adhesions Society (hereafter referred
to as, IAS) also respects your privacy. Any information
provided to us via mail or email transmission is considered
confidential and the information is not released to
third parties without prior consent.
Questions or comments regarding this website should
be directed by electronic mail to Synechion@aol.com
or by mail to us at: Synechion, Inc., PMB 238, 6757
Arapaho, Suite 711, Dallas, TX 75248-4005, United States.
We are committed to protecting your privacy and security
and have explained in detail the steps we take to do
The IAS maintains several mailing lists, for both print
and email purposes. This information is kept confidential
and not sold, rented or leased to third party individuals.
If at any time you receive information from an individual
stating that IAS provided your name, please contact
if you are concerned over the validity of the contact.
The IAS Message Board is provided for members and
visitors to ask questions and provide support. You
are not required to sign-up to access the Message Board
on our website; however, you are asked for your email
address and name before posting. To receive daily or
digest versions of the Message Board items, you must
provide your name (or nickname) and a valid email address.
Your email address is available for outside individuals
or third parties to send correspondence to you. If
you are receiving unsolicited emails or other correspondence,
please contact us immediately so that we can attempt
to remedy the situation.
Please note that once you post a message to the Message
Board, or other forum, it is available for anyone to
see who has access to the Internet. You must consider
VERY CAREFULLY before posting any information that
will allow others to identify you, such as
your name, email address, phone number etc.
as you will not be able to erase or modify your post.
See our Message
Board policy overview
The IAS provides related and informative links for
visitors to other websites. These links are for information
only and the IAS is not responsible for the privacy
of the websites that the IAS provides links to. Please
The IAS will have surveys from time to time on the
website for your voluntary participation. You understand
that we may use this information but that individual
identifying information (name, address, email address)
will not be published, but masked or aggregated with
The IAS does not sell, rent, lease or otherwise knowingly
provide personal information (names, locations, email,
etc.) to vendors, suppliers or other interested third
party individuals that are not part of the IAS. However,
email addresses are available to third parties from
our Message Board pages.
Unfortunately there have been a number of cases of
exploitation of our visitors. In most cases the perpetrators
have been well-meaning sales people trying to promote
products by sending messages to email addresses harvested
from our site. In other cases, patients have been offered
sums of money to help promote products or services.
In still other instances companies have deliberately
attempted to circumvent the IAS for their own purposes.
However well-meaning (or not), we must point out to
you that these activities are highly unethical, and
in some cases illegal.
If you are contacted by anyone with a product or service
to sell, PLEASE report this to us immediately. Please
make sure you get as many details as possible (name
of person, name of company, contact address and phone
number, date, content of communication etc.). Please
forward any emails or printed materials to us. It goes
without saying that you should exercise extreme caution
in disclosing to anyone any personal details. If you
feel that you have been stalked by someone who has obtained
your information from our web site, call your local
law enforcement or police (e.g. 911) , and then let
The IAS website analyzes website logs to assist with
improving the value and scope of information available
on the website. This information is not personally identifiable
and we make no attempts to link the information with
an individual. This information is kept confidential.
A piece of information that is temporarily stored on
your computer to allow the user to return to a recently
visitor page without searching. It is not necessary
to have the cookies feature active to view our website.
However, your computer may automatically store cookies
- please check your individual computer setup.
We do not sell, lease, or rent personal medical information
between our members, visitors or third parties. We reserve
the right to forward your information to a support coordinator
when requests are made for support.
Notification of Changes
via posting on our website, message board and possibly
We have the following exceptions to these policies:
We will release specific information about you or your
account to comply with any valid legal inquiry or process
such as a search warrant, subpoena, statute or court
order. We will also release specific information in
special cases, such as if there is an attempted breach
of the security of the Sites, or a physical or property
threat to you or others. We may also transfer user information,
including personally identifiable information, in connection
with a corporate merger, consolidation, the sale of
related assets or corporate division or other fundamental
Please note that if you give out personal information
online -- for example, on one of our public forums such
as a message board or chat room, folder, chat IM feature
-- that information can be collected and used by third
parties. Although we strive to protect our users' privacy,
we cannot guarantee the security of information you
post in these forums. You disclose such information
at your own risk.
You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality
of your information and password, if applicable. You
shall be responsible for all uses of your registration,
whether or not authorized by you. You agree to immediately
notify us of any unauthorized use of your registration
We may share aggregated statistical information with
our partners, suppliers and other third parties, we
will not share any individual names, personal navigational
or other personal information. For example, we may use
a third-party advertising company to serve ads when
you visit our Sites. We may share demographic and preference
information with this company to allow them to display
appropriate advertisements for you.
YOUR ACCEPTANCE OF THESE TERMS
By using any of the Sites, you signify your acceptance
please do not use our sites. Your continued use of the
Sites following the posting of changes to these terms
will mean that you accept those changes.
For questions, contact