The AHS adheres to the highest ethical standards in gathering, using, and safeguarding personal
information submitted via this Web site. The AHS does not rent, sell, or exchange information
submitted via this Web site, and use of such information is restricted to the AHS for marketing
purposes. The AHS may contact you to provide information about AHS activities, programs,
membership, development, and other opportunities, products, and special events that may
interest you. We disclose only in aggregate form our statistical analyses or demographics of
users to third parties, such as advertisers, potential advertisers, or persons involved in product
development or manufacturing.
The AHS makes every effort to ensure that all transactions occurring on its Web site will be
secure. When credit card information is submitted via the Internet to the AHS’s site, it is
encrypted using “Secure Socket Layer” (SSL) encryption. SSL prevents your credit card
information from being seen as it travels to our Web site.
The AHS is concerned about protecting children’s privacy and does not knowingly collect
personal information from children under 13 years of age. Children should always ask parents
for permission before providing personal information to any Web site or purchasing any products
or services online. The AHS urges all parents to participate in their children’s exploration of the
Internet and to teach them about protecting their personal information while online.
The AHS Web site provides links to non-AHS Web sites, and other Web sites may provide links
to the AHS Web site. When you link to a third-party Web site, you leave our Web site and no
or the content of non-AHS Web sites, and such links are not intended to be an endorsement of
the non-AHS Web site or its content.
Cookies are data that are stored on your computer’s internal hard drive in order for us to enhance
your shopping experience. These cookies keep track of basic information about you to facilitate
future purchases. If you reject cookies, you will have to re-enter this information the next time
you visit our site. AHS cookies will not be shared with third parties.
A usage fee may be charged depending on the nature and type of the proposed use. AHS reserves the right not to grant permission to use its Materials, and does not grant permission to use Materials of third parties.
The trademarks, online logo marks, and service marks (the “Trademarks”) displayed on the Site
are registered and/or unregistered Trademarks of AHS. The Trademarks of third parties may also
be displayed on the Web site. Nothing contained in this Web site should be construed as
granting, by implication, estoppel, or otherwise, any right or license to use any Trademark
displayed on the Web site without written permission of AHS or any third-party owner of the
Trademark displayed on the Web site. Your misuse of the Trademarks displayed on the Web site,
including alteration or use out of context, is strictly prohibited.
Although AHS may from time to time monitor or review discussions, chats, postings,
transmissions, bulletin boards, and the like on the Web site, AHS is under no obligation to do so
and assumes no responsibility or liability arising from the content of any such items nor for any
error, defamation, libel, slander, omission, falsehood, obscenity, pornography, profanity, danger,
or inaccuracy contained in any information within such locations on the Web site. Users are
prohibited from posting or transmitting any unlawful, threatening, libelous, defamatory, obscene,
scandalous, inflammatory, pornographic, or profane material, or any material that could
constitute or encourage conduct that would be considered a criminal offense, give rise to civil
liability, or otherwise violate any law. AHS will fully cooperate with any law enforcement
authorities or court order requesting or directing AHS to disclose the identity of anyone posting
any such information or materials.
This Web site is provided to you “as is” and “as available” with no warranty. To the maximum
extent permitted by law, AHS disclaims all warranties or conditions of any kind, whether express
or implied, including, but not limited to, implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a
particular purpose, non-infringement, the implied condition of satisfactory quality and implied
warranties arising from course of dealing or course of performance. AHS does not warrant, or
make any representations that: (a) the Web site will meet your requirements; (b) the Web site
will be uninterrupted, timely, secure, or error free; (c) the results or information that may be
obtained from use of the Web site will be accurate or reliable; (d) the quality of any products,
services, information, other material purchased or obtained by you through the Web site will
meet your expectations; or (e) the Web site or material accessible through the Web site is free of
viruses or other harmful components. You acknowledge that if you rely on any information or
content on the Web site, you do so solely at your own risk. Some jurisdictions do not allow the
exclusion of certain warranties, so the above exclusions may not apply to you.
The Web site (excluding links to Web sites operated by others) is controlled and operated by
AHS in Antioch, California. Although AHS has made no effort to publish the Web site
elsewhere, it is accessible in all fifty U.S. states and in other countries due to its presence on the
World Wide Web. As each of these states and countries has laws that may differ from those of
California and from each other, and as you and AHS both benefit from establishing a predictable
legal environment in which to publish, access, and use AHS’s Web site, by publishing,
accessing, and/or using the Web site you agree that all matters arising from or relating to the use
and operation of the Web site will be governed by the laws of the State of California, without
regard to its conflict-of-laws principles. You agree that all claims you may have arising from or
relating to the operation or use of the Web site will be heard and resolved in the courts of Contra
Costa County, California. You consent to personal jurisdiction of such courts over you, stipulate
to the fairness and convenience of proceedings in such courts, and covenant not to assert any
objection to proceedings in such courts. If you choose to access the Web site from locations
other than Antioch, California, you will be responsible for compliance with all local laws of such
You agree to indemnify, defend, and hold AHS, its trustees, officers, agents, employees, and
volunteers harmless from all claims, causes, allegations, costs, expenses, fees (including
reasonable attorneys’ fees), judgments, liabilities, losses, and damages arising from or relating to
your use of or operation of the Web site.
Any waiver of any provision of this Agreement must be in writing and signed by an authorized
representative of AHS. AHS may at any time revise these Terms and Conditions and other
notices contained herein by updating this posting. You are bound by such revisions and should
periodically visit this page to review the then-current Terms and Conditions.