Terms & Conditions of Use

Please read the following carefully before accessing the website www.goodstartgenetics.com or any other affiliated websites of Good Start Genetics, Inc. (together the “Website” or “Site”).  The Site is owned and operated by Good Start Genetics, Inc. (“Good Start,” “we” or “us”).   The Site is offered to you conditioned on your acceptance without modification of these Terms, Conditions and Notices (the “Terms”) , which govern your use of the Site and the Services provided on the Site, including your use or purchase of any test, product or service by or through the Site.  The “Services” include any product, service, test, or use or feature of the Site that is available on the Site, including but not limited to PersonalVu Portal, Cost Estimator, ScreenSelect™, GeneVu™ and EmbryVu™.  By accessing or using the Site, you agree to comply with and be bound by these Terms.  By accessing or using the Site, you also agree to the terms in our Privacy Policy linked on the Site and you agree to abide by all applicable laws and regulations regardless of your physical location.

If you do not agree to these Terms or the Privacy Policy, you must immediately terminate your use of the Site.

Changes to the Terms of Use, Site, and/or Privacy Policy
We may change these Terms, the Site, or our Privacy Policy at any time in our sole discretion with or without notice. You can review the most current version of the Terms by clicking on the “Terms of Use” link, located at the bottom of our website, at https://www.goodstartgenetics.com/terms-conditions/.  You are responsible for checking the Terms and Privacy Policy periodically for changes. If you continue to use the Site or our Services after we post changes to the Terms or Privacy Policy, you are signifying your acceptance of the new Terms and Privacy Policy as well as the changes in the Site or Services.  Our Privacy Policy is located at https://www.goodstartgenetics.com/privacy-policy/.  If you do not accept changes you should stop using the Site.  The Terms are effective as of March 25, 2016.

1. Informed Consent
By accessing or using the Site or the Services, you give permission to Good Start Genetics, Inc., its affiliates and third party vendors to perform genetic testing on the sample(s) you provide and to disclose the test results to you, your ordering health care provider, and any other person you designate.  You will be required to sign an Informed Consent before providing any sample(s) and undergoing testing.

2. Estimation of Costs and Payment for Services
We provide certain Services through the Site, including the ability to estimate your personal out of pocket expenses and to pay amounts due.  We attempt to provide information regarding out of pocket costs that is complete, accurate and current.  Despite our efforts, the information provided by the Cost Estimator is only an estimate and may be inaccurate, incomplete or out of date, and we make no representation or guarantee as to its accuracy.  The total amount due for the Services you order may change depending on the nature of the Services ordered.  Services may be ordered by your health care provider on your behalf.  By making a payment through the Site, you represent and warrant that you are authorized to use such form of payment and you authorize Good Start Genetics, Inc. and its payment vendor to process charges to your credit card or other form of payment, including all charges for all Services and tests you receive from Good Start Genetics, Inc..  You agree that your payment information may be disclosed to our designated payment vendor.

3. Refunds and Cancellations
Processing begins as soon as a sample is received, therefore Good Start Genetics, Inc. is unable to offer refunds or cancellations of any order once a specimen has been received in our offices.   If you decide you do not want to proceed with testing, please call us immediately to determine if your sample has been received.

4. Proprietary Rights 
All of the Good Start Genetics, Inc. owned content is either property of Good Start Genetics, Inc. or is licensed to Good Start Genetics, Inc. and is protected by copyright and other intellectual property laws, unless specifically identified otherwise. The information and features included in Good Start Genetics, Inc.’s websites are for informational, non-commercial and personal purposes only, and are subject to change at any time without notice. You may not reproduce, republish, retransmit, or distribute the content or information for any other purpose without express written consent from Good Start Genetics, Inc. Nothing contained in Good Start Genetics, Inc.’s website shall be construed as conferring any license or right under any of our proprietary rights.Removing or altering any copyright notice or any other proprietary notice on any Good Start Genetics, Inc.’s website is strictly prohibited. All names, trademarks, symbols, and logos appearing on Good Start Genetics, Inc.’s website are proprietary to Good Start Genetics, Inc. or its parent, affiliates, licensors, or suppliers. Use or misuse of these trademarks is expressly prohibited and may violate federal and state trademark law.

5. Agreements
Certain areas of Good Start Genetics, Inc.’s websites may prompt you to indicate acceptance of additional special terms and conditions by clicking a button marked “I Accept, “I Agree”, “Okay”, “I Consent” or other words or actions that acknowledge your consent or acceptance of an agreement. Your agreement to any special terms or conditions is in addition to your agreement to these Terms and our Privacy Policy.

6. Personal Login Information
If required to register and select a unique login and password (known herein as “Login Details”), you must keep your Login Details and you must maintain their confidentiality. We are not liable for any harm caused by, or related to, the theft, misappropriation, disclosure, or unauthorized use of your Personal Login Details. You must contact Good Start Genetics, Inc. immediately if you believe there may have been an unauthorized use of your Personal Details or if you wish to deactivate your Login Details due to security concerns.

7. User Obligations
You agree to abide by all applicable local, state, national, and international laws and regulations with respect to your use of Good Start Genetics, Inc.’s websites. You will, when necessary, provide accurate, current, and complete information when submitting forms as part of the Good Start Genetics, Inc. websites. If information is found to be false, inaccurate, unauthorized or incomplete, Good Start Genetics, Inc. reserves the right to terminate your access and use of Good Start Genetics, Inc. websites. You also agree to only access Good Start Genetics, Inc.’s websites from reasonably secure devices.You may use the Site and the Services for lawful purposes only.   You may not modify, copy, distribute, transmit, display, perform, reproduce, license, create derivative works from, reverse engineer, transfer or sell any information, software, products or services obtained from the Services or the Site.

You may not submit or transmit through the Site or the Services any information, content, or material or otherwise engage in any conduct that:

  1. Violates or infringes the rights of others, including, without limitation, patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright, publicity, or other proprietary rights;
  2. Is unlawful, threatening, abusive, harassing, defamatory, libelous, deceptive, fraudulent, invasive of another’s privacy, tortuous, contains explicit or graphic descriptions or accounts of sexual acts, or is pornographic;
  3. Victimizes, harasses, degrades, or intimidates an individual or group of individuals on the basis of religion, gender, sexual orientation, race, ethnicity, age, or disability;
  4. Impersonates any person, business, or entity, including Good Start Genetics, Inc. and its employees and agents;
  5. Contains viruses or any other computer code, files, or programs that interrupt, destroy, or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunications equipment, or that otherwise permit the unauthorized use of a computer or computer network;
  6. Encourages conduct that would constitute a criminal offense or give rise to civil liability;
  7. Violates these Terms of Use, guidelines, or any policy posted on the Site or Services; or
  8. Interferes with the use of the Site or Services by others.

You may not use our Site or Services:

  1. For your own commercial gain other than as permitted by the specific intended use of the Services;
  2. To offer any form of advertising or promotion without our prior written consent; or
  3. To provide any false personal information or any personal information, content, or material on account of anyone other than yourself without permission.
  4. To avoid the age restrictions or enable another person to avoid the age restrictions.

You are responsible for any and all activity relating to your password, login, or use of the Site or Services.

You may not use the Site or Services in any manner that could damage, disable, overburden, or impair our servers or networks or interfere with any other party’s use and enjoyment of the Site or Services. You may not attempt to gain unauthorized access to any services, user accounts, computer systems, or networks through hacking, password mining, or any other means. We may take any legal and technical measures to prevent the violation of this provision and to enforce these Terms of Use.

You may not use the Site or the Services or any of our communication tools to transmit, directly or indirectly, any unsolicited bulk communications (including emails and instant messages). You may not harvest information about our users for the purpose of sending (or to facilitate the sending) of unsolicited bulk communications. You may not induce or allow others to use the Site or the Services to violate the terms of this section. We may terminate your access or use of the Site or the Services immediately and take other legal action if you, or anyone using your access to the Site or the Services, violates these provisions. We may take any technical measures to prevent unsolicited bulk communications from entering, utilizing, or remaining within our computer or communications networks.

We reserve the right to remove any of your information, content, or material from the Site or the Services if it violates these Terms of Use.

8. User Generated Content
Good Start Genetics, Inc. does not claim ownership of content that is part of a post on Good Start Genetics, Inc.’s websites, such as comments on forums, blogs, or news articles (known herein as “User-Generated Content”). When submitting User-Generated Content, you must abide by all applicable local, state, national, and international laws and regulations.You acknowledge that you own or have the rights to use the User-Generated Content and you agree, by submission of User-Generated Content, that Good Start Genetics, Inc. is granted perpetual license to use, download, duplicate, display, distribute, or modify it as subject to Good Start Genetics, Inc.’s Privacy Policy.

9. Responsibility for Use of Good Start Genetics, Inc. websites
Use of Good Start Genetics, Inc. websites is solely at your risk and is subject to all applicable local, state, national and international laws and regulations.

10. Medical Disclaimer
The Good Start Genetics, Inc. websites are provided for informational purposes and are not intended as medical advice or as a substitute for the medical advice of a physician or other health care provider. You should not use this information to diagnose or treat a health problem or disease without consulting with a qualified health care provider or other means of obtaining qualified medical information.

11. Patient information
The Good Start Genetics, Inc. websites, including any public forums, may collect confidential patient information (“Protected Health Information” or “PHI”). State and federal laws may impose obligations with respect to patient confidentiality that may limit your ability to receive, disclose, or make use of PHI, including the transmission of PHI to others. You agree to comply with these state and federal laws.

12. Accuracy and Limitations of Your Test Results
Our testing is highly reliable; however, with all medical screening tests there is a chance of a false positive or a false negative result.  A “false positive” refers to the identification of a potential medical condition that is not present.  A “false negative” is the failure to recognize a potential medical condition that does exist.  Our screening service and testing analyze certain information but do not analyze every potential for every medical condition.  The screening and testing are intended to indicate the risk of being a carrier of certain medical conditions but do not guarantee that you or your child will be healthy.  The screening service and test do not screen for all potential medical complications.   Test Considerations generated by ScreenSelect are generated based on information provided by you, and you are fully responsible for the accuracy of such information.  You are advised to consult with your health care provider before undergoing any screening, testing or medical treatment.

13. Warranties Disclaimed/Limitation of Liability
Good Start Genetics, Inc. works diligently to include accurate and up-to-date information on its websites. However, we make no representation or warranty whatsoever regarding the completeness, accuracy, or adequacy of any information, facts, views, opinions, statements, and recommendations contained in Good Start Genetics, Inc.’s websites. Neither Good Start Genetics, Inc. its divisions, subsidiaries, successors, parent companies, or their employees, partners, principals, or representatives, nor any other party involved in creating, modifying, or updating goodstartgenetics.com shall be liable in any manner whatsoever for any direct, incidental, consequential, indirect, or punitive damages arising out of your use of, or inability to use, this website, its products or services.When using Good Start Genetics, Inc.’s websites, information will be transmitted over a medium that may be beyond the control and jurisdiction of Good Start Genetics, Inc. We are not liable for the delay, failure, interruption, or corruption of any data or other information transmitted in connection with use of the Good Start Genetics, Inc.’s websites.Good Start Genetics, Inc. is not responsible for any resulting damage to your computer from a security breach, or from a virus, unauthorized intervention, fraud, computer failure, or any other technical malfunction.Good Start Genetics, Inc. reserves the right to alter, suspend or discontinue Good Start Genetics, Inc.’s websites or any features, products or services at any time for any reason without notice or cause. Good Start Genetics, Inc.’s websites may be temporarily unavailable due to maintenance or technical equipment malfunction.

14. Copyright Violations
We respect the intellectual property of others, and we ask you to do the same. If you believe that your work has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please provide our copyright agent the following information:

  • An electronic or physical signature of the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright interest;
  • A description of the copyrighted work that you claim has been infringed;
  • A description of where the material that you claim is infringing (e.g., on the Consumer Site, Developer Site, etc.);
  • Your address, telephone number, and email address;
  • 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; and
  • A statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the above information in your notice is accurate and that you are the copyright owner or authorized to act on the copyright owner’s behalf.

Our notices of claims of copyright infringement on the Site or the Services should be sent to: jyoulton@gsgenetics.com

15. Disclaimer
THE SITE AND THE SERVICES, INFORMATION, CONTENT AND MATERIALS ON OUR SITE AND SERVICES OR PROVIDED THROUGH OUR SITE OR SERVICES, WHETHER BY US OR THIRD PARTIES, ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” AND WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, ANY IMPLIED WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE; NON-INFRINGEMENT; ANY IMPLIED WARRANTY RELATING TO COURSE OF PERFORMANCE, COURSE OF DEALING, OR USAGE OF TRADE; AND ANY WARRANTY REGARDING THE SUITABILITY AND QUALITY OF OUR SITE OR THE SERVICES FOR YOUR PURPOSES OR EXPECTATIONS. WE DO NOT WARRANT THAT THE FUNCTIONS CONTAINED IN INFORMATION, CONTENT AND MATERIALS ON OUR SITE OR THE SERVICES OR THROUGH OUR SITE OR THE SERVICES WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE, THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, OR THAT OUR SITE, SERVICES OR THE SERVERS THAT MAKE SUCH INFORMATION, CONTENT AND MATERIALS AVAILABLE ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. MOREOVER, YOU ASSUME THE ENTIRE COST OF ALL ASSOCIATED SERVICING, REPAIR OR NECESSARY CORRECTION DUE TO ANY SUCH HARM. WE DO NOT WARRANT OR MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS REGARDING THE USE OF THE SITE OR THE SERVICES OR OF THE USE OF ANY INFORMATION, CONTENT, MATERIALS, PRODUCTS OR THE SERVICES CONTAINED ON OR OFFERED, MADE AVAILABLE THROUGH, OR OTHERWISE RELATED IN ANY WAY TO THE SITE OR THE SERVICES OR ANY THIRD PARTY SITES OR SERVICES LINKED TO OR FROM OUR SITE OR THE SERVICES IN TERMS OF THEIR CORRECTNESS, ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS, AVAILABILITY, RELIABILITY, SAFETY OR OTHERWISE.WE CANNOT ENSURE THAT YOU WILL BE SATISFIED WITH ANY PRODUCTS OR SERVICES THAT YOU MAY PURCHASE FROM A THIRD PARTY WEBSITE THAT LINKS TO OR FROM OUR SITE OR THE SERVICES OR THIRD PARTY INFORMATION, CONTENT OR MATERIALS CONTAINED ON OUR SITE OR THE SERVICES. WE DO NOT ENDORSE ANY OF THE CONTENT, NOR HAVE WE TAKEN ANY STEPS TO CONFIRM THE ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS OR RELIABILITY OF, ANY OF THE INFORMATION, CONTENT OR MATERIALS CONTAINED ON ANY THIRD PARTY WEBSITE. WE DO NOT MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES AS TO THE SECURITY OF ANY INFORMATION, CONTENT OR MATERIALS YOU MIGHT BE REQUESTED TO GIVE TO ANY THIRD PARTY.YOU HEREBY IRREVOCABLY WAIVE ANY CLAIM AGAINST US WITH RESPECT TO (A) INFORMATION, CONTENT AND MATERIALS CONTAINED ON OUR SITE OR THE SERVICES OR PROVIDED THROUGH THE SITE OR SERVICES, (B) THIRD PARTY WEBSITES OR OFFERS PLACED THROUGH THE SITE OR THE SERVICES IN RESPECT TO ANY INFORMATION, CONTENT AND MATERIALS YOU PROVIDE TO SUCH THIRD PARTIES.SOME JURISDICTIONS MAY NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES, SO SOME OR ALL OF THE ABOVE EXCLUSION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.

16. Limitations of Liability
YOUR SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE REMEDY FOR ANY DISPUTE WITH US IS TO DISCONTINUE YOUR USE OF THE SITE AND/OR THE SERVICES.IN NO EVENT SHALL WE OR ANY OF OUR DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, CUSTOMERS, PARTNERS, CONTRACTORS, AFFILIATES, SUBSIDIARIES, SUCCESSORS OR ASSIGNS BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANY OTHER PARTY FOR ANY CLAIM FOR DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES (INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO LOST PROFITS), OR FOR DAMAGE TO YOUR COMPUTER (INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO HARM RESULTING FROM DOWNLOADING OR ACCESSING INFORMATION OR MATERIAL ON THE INTERNET), OR FOR FAILURE TO STORE OR DELIVER, IN A TIMELY OR UNTIMELY MANNER, ANY INFORMATION OR MATERIAL DISPLAYED, OR ANY CLAIM IN CONTRACT OR TORT (WHETHER OR NOT ARISING IN WHOLE OR PART OUT OF OUR ACT, OMISSION, FAULT, NEGLIGENCE, STRICT LIABILITY, OR PRODUCT LIABILITY) ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE SITE OR THE SERVICES, THE CONTENT OF OUR SITE OR THE SERVICES, OR FROM USERS OF OUR SITE OR THE SERVICES (WHETHER OFFLINE OR ONLINE), EVEN IF SUCH DAMAGES ARE FORESEEABLE OR WE HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF OR HAVE CONSTRUCTIVE KNOWLEDGE OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. YOU FURTHER ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT NEITHER WE, NOR OUR CONTENT PROVIDERS, LICENSORS, LICENSEES, NOR ANY OF THE FOREGOING ENTITIES’ RESPECTIVE RESELLERS, DISTRIBUTORS, SERVICE PROVIDERS OR SUPPLIERS ARE RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR ANY INCOMPATIBILITY BETWEEN OUR SITE OR THE SERVICES AND ANY OTHER WEBSITE, BROWSER, SERVICE, SOFTWARE OR HARDWARE. THE LIMITATIONS, EXCLUSIONS AND DISCLAIMERS IN THIS SECTION AND ELSEWHERE IN THESE TERMS OF USE APPLY TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW. BECAUSE SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, CERTAIN PARTS OF THE FOREGOING PARAGRAPH OF THIS SECTION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.FURTHERMORE, IN NO EVENT SHALL WE OR ANY OF OUR DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, CONTRACTORS, AFFILIATES, SUBSIDIARIES, SUCCESSORS OR ASSIGNS BE RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR THE CONTENT, COMPLETENESS, ACCURACY OR LEGALITY OF INFORMATION OR MATERIAL DISPLAYED IN CONNECTION WITH OR ARISING OUT OF OUR SITE OR THE SERVICES OR ANY CESSATION, INTERRUPTION OR DELAY IN THE PERFORMANCE OF OUR SITE OR THE SERVICES FOR ANY REASON INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, CAUSES BEYOND OUR REASONABLE CONTROL SUCH AS EARTHQUAKE, FLOOD, FIRE, STORM OR OTHER NATURAL DISASTER, ACT OF GOD, LABOR CONTROVERSY OR THREAT THEREOF, CIVIL DISTURBANCE OR COMMOTION, ACT OF TERRORISM, DISRUPTION OF THE PUBLIC MARKETS, WAR OR ARMED CONFLICT OR THE INABILITY TO OBTAIN SUFFICIENT MATERIAL, SUPPLIES, LABOR, TRANSPORTATION, POWER OR OTHER ESSENTIAL COMMODITY OR SERVICE REQUIRED IN THE CONDUCT OF BUSINESS INCLUDING INTERNET ACCESS, OR ANY CHANGE IN OR THE ADOPTION OF ANY LAW, ORDINANCE, RULE, REGULATION, ORDER, JUDGMENT OR DECREE.  NOTWITHSTANDING ANY LEGAL PROVISION TO THE CONTRARY, OUR TOTAL LIABILITY TO YOU FOR ANY DAMAGES, LOSSES AND CAUSES OF ACTION WHETHER IN CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, NEGLIGENCE) OR OTHERWISE ARISING OUT OF OR CONNECTED TO OUR SITE OR THE SERVICES SHALL IN NO EVENT EXCEED $100.

17. Your Release of Good Start Genetics  
To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, you hereby release and waive all claims against Good Start Genetics, Inc., and its subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, agents, licensors, co-branders or other partners, customers and clients and employees from any and all liability for claims, damages (actual and/or consequential), costs and expenses (including litigation costs and attorneys’ fees) of every kind and nature, arising from or in any way related to your use of the Site and your provision of information, whether unsolicited or not, to the Site. In addition, you expressly waive and relinquish any and all rights and benefits which you may have under any other state or federal statute or common law principle of similar effect, to the fullest extent permitted by law.  You specifically hereby waive California Civil Code Section 1542, which states: “A general release does not extend to claims which the creditor does not know or suspect to exist in his favor at the time of executing the release, which, if known by him must have materially affected his settlement with the debtor” and you waive any other similar provision of the laws of any other applicable jurisdiction.

18. Indemnification
Upon a request by us, you agree to defend, indemnify, and hold harmless us and our subsidiary and other affiliated companies, as well as any respective employees, contractors, officers, directors, agents, content providers, licensors, licensees, distributors, representatives, customers, partners and other authorized users, and each of the foregoing entities’ respective resellers, distributors, service providers and suppliers, and all of the foregoing entities’ respective officers, directors, owners, employees, agents, representatives, successors and assigns (collectively, the “Indemnified Parties”) harmless from and against any and all losses, damages, liabilities and costs (including, without limitation, settlement costs and any legal or other fees and expenses for investigating or defending any actions or threatened actions) incurred by the Indemnified Parties in connection with any claim arising out of any breach by you of these Terms or claims arising directly or indirectly from your use or misuse of the Site or the Services.   We reserve the right, at our own expense, to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter otherwise subject to indemnification by you, in which event you agree to cooperate with us in asserting any available defenses.

19. Term and Termination
These Terms of Use take effect immediately upon use of the Site. We reserve the right to deny you access to the Site and/or Services and to terminate these Terms of Use, with or without notice and at any time for any reason. The provisions of the Terms that by their nature should survive termination, or your use of the Site or the Services shall be deemed to survive such termination.

20. General Terms: Severability and Integration; No Waiver.
This contract and any supplemental terms, policies, rules, and guidelines posted on the Site or with respect to the Services constitute the entire agreement between you and us and supersede all previous written or oral agreements. If any part of the Terms is held invalid or unenforceable the invalidity of such provision shall not affect the validity of the remaining provisions.  The failure by either party to assert their rights hereunder shall not be deemed a waiver of those rights.  Any waiver of any provision by us must be in writing and signed by Good Start Genetics, Inc. to have effect.

21. Governing Law; Dispute Resolution
These Terms of Use and all matters arising out of or relating to your use of the Site shall be governed by, construed in accordance with, and enforced under the laws of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. In the event of any conflict between foreign laws, rules and regulations and those of the United States, the laws, rules and regulations of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and the United States will govern. By using or accessing the Site you agree to be subject to the personal jurisdiction of the courts of Massachusetts with respect to any claim or dispute arising out of relating to these Terms or our Privacy Policy.   The parties agree that any such dispute shall be brought to the attention of Good Start Genetics, Inc. and the parties shall attempt to resolve the dispute by good faith negotiation.  In the event the dispute cannot be resolved by good faith negotiation within sixty (60) days, the parties agree to submit the dispute to good faith mediation before a mediator selected by Good Start Genetics, Inc. in the state of Massachusetts.  In the event mediation fails to settle the dispute within 180 days, you or a representative on your behalf may bring the dispute before a single judge in Massachusetts sitting without a jury and both parties hereby waive their right to a trial by jury with respect to any claim or dispute arising out of or relating to these Terms or our Privacy Policy.

22. Complete Agreement
These Terms of Use, together with any revisions, any additional special terms or conditions relating to the Site, our Privacy Policy, any consent forms, and any click-through agreements, constitutes the entire agreement between you and Good Start Genetics, Inc. relating to the Good Start Genetics, Inc.’s websites and their use by you.

23. Forward Looking Statements
This website may contain forward-looking information and projected future applications. These statements relate to projected future events or projected future financial performance. Such information is subject to a variety of uncertainty and speculation, including scientific, business, economic, marketing, and regulatory factors. In some cases, forward-looking statements can be identified by terminology such as “may,” “will,” “should,” “could,” “expect,” “plan,” “anticipate,” “believe,” “estimate,” “predict,” “intend,” “potential,” or “continue” or the negative of such terms. Actual events or results, including product development or product launches, may differ materially from those anticipated in these forward-looking statements. We assume no obligation to update any forward-looking statements.

24. Use of Good Start Genetics, Inc. Websites and Good Start Genetics, Inc. Content Outside of the U.S.
This website is for use by residents of the United States. Good Start Genetics, Inc. makes no claims regarding access or use of Good Start Genetics, Inc. websites outside of the United States. If you access Good Start Genetics, Inc. websites outside of the United States, you do so at your own risk and are responsible for compliance with the laws and regulations of your jurisdiction as well as these Terms of Use.

25. Children
This website is not intended to be used by children under the age of 18. By using or accessing the Site, you warrant and represent that you are 18 years of age or older.

26. Updates
Good Start Genetics may make improvements and/or changes to this website at any time. Although we attempt to update information on this website periodically, the information, materials, and services provided on or through this website may occasionally be inaccurate, incomplete or out of date. Good Start Genetics does not have a duty to update information contained on this website, and the company will not be liable for any failure to update such information. We make no representation as to the completeness, accuracy or correctness of any information on this website, and we undertake no obligation to update or revise the information contained on this website, whether as a result of new information, future events or circumstances, or otherwise. It is your responsibility to verify any information contained on this website before relying upon it.

27. Links
This website may contain links to websites operated by other parties. The linked sites are not under the control of Good Start Genetics, and we are not responsible for the content on any other Internet sites linked to this website. Such links do not imply our endorsement of material on any other site, and Good Start Genetics disclaims all liability with regard to your access to such linked websites. Good Start Genetics provides links to other Internet sites as a convenience to users, and access to any other Internet sites linked to this website is at your own risk.

28. Contact Information
If you have any questions or concerns regarding these Terms of Use or Site please contact the following:

Good Start Genetics, Inc.
Attn:  Finance Department
237 Putnam Avenue
Cambridge, MA 02139

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