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TERMS OF SERVICE
Last updated: March 29, 2022

PLEASE READ THE FOLLOWING TERMS OF SERVICE CAREFULLY BEFORE USING COCHRANE-HANDBOOK.ORG

These Terms of Service (the “Terms”) constitute a binding legal contract between you, as the user of the website located at Cochrane-Handbook.org (“you” or “your”), and the publisher of Cochrane-Handbook.org (“Publisher”, “we”, “us”, or “our”). Access to and use of Cochrane-Handbook.org is provided subject to these Terms. By accessing or using Cochrane-Handbook.org, you hereby agree to these Terms.

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ARBITRATION
All disputes arising under or related to these Terms regardless of legal theory shall be resolved in binding arbitration to be conducted in the English language before a single arbitrator in Miami-Dade County, Florida, in accordance with the rules of the American Arbitration Association effective as of the date an arbitration is noticed. The arbitrator shall have jurisdiction over all issues in the dispute including but not limited to arbitrability and any award issued in the arbitration shall be enforceable in all courts of applicable jurisdiction. The losing party shall pay the prevailing party’s attorney fees and costs associated with the arbitration.

MISCELLANEOUS
If any provision of these Terms is held to be invalid or unenforceable in whole or in part in any jurisdiction, then that provision shall be deemed ineffective in such jurisdiction but shall have no effect on the enforceability of the remaining provisions.

We may assign any or all of our rights and obligations to others at any time. We shall not be responsible or liable for any loss, damage, delay, or failure to act caused by any cause beyond our reasonable control.

You hereby acknowledge that these Terms represents the entire understanding between you and Publisher concerning your use of Cochrane-Handbook.org and the Content contained therein.

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You hereby waive any and all defenses you may have based on the electronic form of these Terms and the lack of signing by the parties hereto to execute these Terms.