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BALANCED BODY, ADD-A-PLATFORM, ALLEGRO, ALLEGRO SPORT, ALLEGRO TOWER OF POWER, ANATOMY IN THREE DIMENSIONS, AVALON, BALANCED BODY BARRE, BALANCED BODY LOGO, BALANCED BODY UNIVERSITY, BODHI, BODHI SUSPENSION SYSTEM, CENTERLINE, CLARA STEP BARREL, CLINICAL REFORMER, CONTOUR SITTING BOX, CONTOUR STEP BARREL, COREALIGN, EDUCATION FINDER, EXO, FIT & FLEXIBLE, F.I.T. KIT, FITFLEX, FLEX RING TONER, INFINITY FOOTBAR, INFINITY REFORMER, IQ, JOE'S TOE GIZMO, LEGACY REFORMER, MAGIC ROLLER, MOTR, ON THE ROAD, ORBIT, PASSING THE TORCH, PERSONAL REFORMER, PILATES ALLEGRO, PILATES ARC, PILATES ON THE GO, PILATES ON TOUR, PILATES SPORT, PILATES ULTRA LITE CIRCLE, PRIMA, REVO FOOTBAR, STRATA, STUDIO REFORMER, TOWER ON THE GO, TRADITIONAL REFORMER, ULTRA FIT CIRCLE, THE PILATES ADVANTAGE and other marks indicated on our website and the logo forms of the foregoing marks, are trademarks and/or service marks of Balanced Body Inc. or its subsidiaries and may be registered in the United States or in other jurisdictions including internationally. Balanced Body Inc.'s trademarks, service marks and trade dress may not be used in connection with any product or service that is not affiliated with Balanced Body Inc., in any manner that is likely to cause confusion among customers, or in any manner that disparages or discredits Balanced Body Inc. All other trademarks not owned by Balanced Body Inc. or its subsidiaries that appear on this website are the property of their respective owners, who may or may not be affiliated with, connected to, or sponsored by Balanced Body Inc. or its subsidiaries.

Copyright Notice
All content included on this website, such as text, graphics, logos, button icons, images, audio clips, digital downloads, data compilations, and software, is the property of Balanced Body Inc. or its content suppliers and protected by United States and international copyright laws. The compilation of all content on this website is the exclusive property of Balanced Body Inc. and protected by U.S. and international copyright laws. All software used on this website is the property of Balanced Body Inc. or its software suppliers and protected by United States and international copyright laws.

© 1995-2012, Balanced Body Inc., Sacramento, California - All Rights Reserved.

Policy Towards Children
We do not sell products for purchase by children. If you are under 18, you may use Pilates.com or balancedbody.com only with the involvement of a parent or guardian.

Disputes, Jurisdiction and Venue
By using this website, and any products or services purchased from Balanced Body Inc., you agree that any legal action brought by or against Balanced Body Inc. shall be governed by the laws of the State of California, for contracts that are entered into and performed wholly within the State of California, without regard to its conflict of law principles. You agree that the sole jurisdiction and venue for any litigation arising from your use of or orders made on the Pilates.com or balancedbody.com website shall be in an appropriate federal or state court located in the county of Balanced Body Inc.'s principal office at the time of the commencement of such action, namely Sacramento, California.

Copyright & Trademark Complaints
Balanced Body Inc. and its affiliates respect the intellectual property of others. If you believe that your copyrighted materials have been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, or if you believe that use of the trademarks on our site infringes a trademark right, please follow our Notice and Procedure for Making Claims of Copyright and Trademark Infringement.

Notice and Procedure for Making Claims of Copyright and Trademark Infringement
If you believe that your copyrighted materials have been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, or if you believe that use of the trademarks on our site infringes a trademark right, please provide Balanced Body Inc.'s agent the written information specified below. Please note that this procedure is exclusively for notifying Balanced Body Inc. and its affiliates that your material has been infringed.

  • An electronic or physical signature of the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright or trademark interest;
  • A description of what you claim has been infringed upon;
  • A description of where the material that you claim is infringing is located on the Balanced Body Inc. website;
  • Your address, telephone number and e-mail address;
  • A statement by you that you have a good-faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the owner, its agent, or the law;
  • A statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the above information in your notice is accurate and that you are the owner or authorized to act on the owner's behalf.

Please Read This Important Notice and Disclaimer
Balanced Body Inc., its employees, officers, agents, and anyone else affiliated with the creation of the content and materials contained on this website, or the products and services offered by Balanced Body Inc., cannot be held liable for damages or injuries of any kind allegedly caused or resulting from the use of this material or any apparatus or equipment. Balanced Body Inc, its employees, officers, agents, disclaim any and all liability or loss in connection with the materials contained on this website any exercises and instructions contained or described on this website, or any use of this material or any apparatus or equipment. Balanced Body, Inc, its employees, officers, agents, do not provide any guarantees that the exercises, apparatus or equipment will produce desired results, or that you will produce a particular outcome or benefits for yourself.

Medical Advice Disclaimer

  • Visitors to this website take full legal responsibility for whatever decisions they make regarding their own health care.
  • Content on this website is for informational purposes only and should NOT be interpreted as a recommendation for a specific treatment plan, product, or course of action.
  • Content on this website is to help people think clearly for themselves, in order to make better health decisions with the participation of a licensed health professional of their choice.
  • You should always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified health provider before starting any new treatment;
    • On any questions regarding a medical condition; and
    • For specific advice tailored to your situation.
    • This website does NOT offer medical advice.
  • Nothing contained in this website is intended to be professional advice for medical diagnosis or treatment.

Exercise Disclaimer

  • This website advocates moderate amounts of exercise, with a particular emphasis upon methods of mind/body exercise such as Pilates.
  • Overall, all individuals should go very slow when first starting an exercise program.
  • Comments made regarding exercise are intended ONLY for the NORMAL healthy mature adult population. They NEVER apply to any pregnant female, infant, child, or teenager. They may NOT apply to any individual who has some type of serious ABNORMAL condition, or any other special medical condition.
  • ALL adults over the age of 40, pregnant females, and individuals with any known health or heart condition should always get the advice of their physician regarding whether it is safe to start an exercise program.
  • The exercises, any dietary suggestions and other advice regarding health issues described on this website are not suitable for everyone. In certain situations, they could cause you to injure yourself.
  • If you believe any of the practices might cause you to injure yourself, STOP IMMEDIATELY.
  • You should not try to diagnose yourself, or begin any exercise routine, dietary program or attempt to treat yourself without consulting a qualified medical practitioner.

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The material (including without limitation, and advice and/or recommendations) in this website is provided solely as a general educational and informational purpose. It is neither medical nor healthcare advice for any individual problem. It is also not intended to be used for medical treatment. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified healthcare providers regarding your particular situation. Balanced Body, Inc, its employees, officers, agents, make no representations and specifically disclaims all warranties regarding the accuracy, timeliness, merchantability, fitness or completeness for any particular material provided in this website.

Balanced Body Inc.
Copyright/Trademark Complaint Notice
8220 Ferguson Avenue
Sacramento, CA 95828-0931
(916) 388-2838; Fax: (916) 379-9277;
Email: info@Pilates.com

TERMS OF USE

Welcome to Pilates.com. Pilates.com and its affiliates provide their services to you subject to these conditions. If you visit or shop at Pilates.com, you accept these conditions. Please read them carefully. In addition, when you use any current or future Pilates.com service or visit or purchase from any business affiliated with Pilates.com, whether or not included in the Pilates.com Web site, you also will be subject to the guidelines and conditions applicable to such service or business.

PRIVACY
Please review our Privacy Statement, which also governs your visit to Pilates.com, to understand our practices.

ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATIONS
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COPYRIGHTS & TRADEMARKS
Please review our legal notices on this page for complete information. In short, you may not use our trademarks for any purpose or copy any of our content without our written permission.

PATENTS
Balanced Body holds numerous U.S. and foreign patents.

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PRODUCT DESCRIPTIONS
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NOTICE PERTAINING TO COLORS
Colors displayed on Pilates.com can only be as accurate as technology permits and the settings of your computer and computer monitor. You may request color swatches and samples delivered to you for determining the exact color of particular products. You accept the entire risk as to the selection of any colors by you and that you have determined the correctness of any such colors. Please review our Returns, Warranties, Cancellations and Order Changes policies.

DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES AND LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
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