Change My School Terms and Conditions of Use
Welcome to the Change My School website (the “Site”), and thank you for accessing our services. The Site is owned and operated by CHANGE MY SCHOOL, LLC. Where used in these Terms and Conditions of Use (“Terms”), “we” or “us” refer to CHANGE MY SCHOOL, LLC. These Terms govern your use of the Site or any of our products, software, data feeds, and services provided to you on, from, or through the Site (collectively the “Service”).
We may attempt to notify you of major changes made to these Terms. We may, in our sole discretion, periodically modify or revise these Terms and other documents referenced herein and you agree to be bound by such modifications or revisions.
You affirm that you are either more than 18 years of age, or an emancipated minor, or possess legal parental or guardian consent, and are fully able and competent to enter into the terms, conditions, obligations, affirmations, representations, and warranties set forth in these Terms, and to abide by and comply with these Terms. In any case, you affirm that you are over the age of 13, as the Service is not intended for children under 13.
If you are under 13, we must have express written permission from a parent or guardian before you may use this Site or the Services. The authorizing parent or guardian must sign our parental consent form and either email or mail the form back to us at firstname.lastname@example.org, or at the address below. This parental consent form certifies the child’s age and parent’s authority, and gives us express permission to acquire and retain any such personal information from you as we may normally obtain from users of the Site or the Services.
General Use of the Service
We hereby grant you permission to access and use the Service as set forth in these Terms, provided that, without limitation:
- You agree to use the Service in accordance with these Terms and all applicable laws.
- You agree not to alter or modify any part of the Service.
- You agree not to access content through any technology or means other than the video playback pages of the Service itself or other explicitly authorized means we may designate.
In order to access some features of the Service, you will have to create an account on the Service. You may never use another’s account without permission. When creating your account, you must provide accurate and complete information. You are solely responsible for the activity that occurs on your account, and you must keep your account password secure. You must notify us immediately of any breach of security or unauthorized use of your account. Although we will not be liable for your losses caused by any unauthorized use of your account, you may be liable for our losses or the losses of others due to such unauthorized use.
Your Content and Conduct
As a Change My School account-holder, you may be able to participate in promotional events and contests by submitting videos. You understand that we do not guarantee any confidentiality with respect to any content you submit. You agree that any entry will be subject to these terms and the applicable contest or promotional terms.
You shall be solely responsible for your own content and the consequences of submitting and publishing your content on the Service. You affirm, represent, and warrant that you own or have the necessary licenses, rights, consents, and permissions to publish content you submit; and you license to us all patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright or other proprietary rights in and to such content for publication on the Service pursuant to these Terms. Without limiting the foregoing, you hereby grant each user of the Service a non-exclusive license to access your content through the Service, and to use, reproduce, distribute, display and perform such content as permitted through the functionality of the Service and under these Terms.
You further agree that you will not submit to the Service any content or other material that is contrary to any additional guidelines we may provide on the Guidelines page (which may be updated from time to time) or contrary to applicable local, national, and international laws and regulations. Without limitation, you agree that you will never submit any content containing:
- third party copyrighted material;
- material that is subject to other third party proprietary rights, unless you have permission from the rightful owner of the material or you are otherwise legally entitled to post the material and to grant us all of the license rights granted herein;
- materials inappropriate for viewers of all ages (such as sexual content, nudity, depictions of dangerous or illegal acts, substance use, violence, or harassment);
- hate speech (speech which attacks or demeans a group based on race or ethnic origin, religion, disability, gender, age, veteran status, and sexual orientation/gender identity); or
- people who are readily identifiable and who haven’t consented to being filmed;
The Service is owned and operated by Change My School, LLC. Any legal claims or concerns regarding the Service or Site should be addressed to:
Change My School, LLC
PO Box 403
Bellevue, WA 98009
Except where otherwise indicated, the content featured or displayed on the Service, including, but not limited to, the Site’s text, graphics, photographs, images, moving images, sound, illustrations and software, belong to Change My School, LLC, its licensors and its content providers, and is protected by copyright, trade dress, moral rights, trademark and other laws relating to intellectual property rights, to the fullest extent applicable under both United States and foreign laws. Unauthorized use of the materials available on the Service could subject you to liability under copyright, trademark, trade dress, unfair competition, and other laws of the United States.
Nothing in these Terms shall be deemed to confer any third-party rights or benefits.
Change My School, LLC authorizes you to copy materials on this site to a hard drive for the purpose of viewing and using the site on your computer or mobile device. You may also print portions of the site in hard copy for the sole purpose of facilitating your personal, noncommercial use and retention of information from the Service. You may not sell or modify the material or reproduce, republish, display, publicly perform, distribute, or otherwise use the material in any way for any public or commercial purpose. Unauthorized use of this material on any other website or in a networked computer environment for any purpose is prohibited. You may not decompile, reverse engineer, disassemble, rent, lease, loan, sell, sublicense, or create derivative works from the Service or its content including the Site. Nor may you use any network monitoring or discovery software to determine the site architecture, or extract information about usage or users. You may not use any robot, spider, other automatic device, or manual process to monitor or copy the Services, the Site or our content without our prior written permission. You may not copy, modify, reproduce, republish, distribute, display, or transmit for commercial, non-profit or public purposes all or any portion of the Service, except to the extent permitted above.
Change My School, LLC, ChangeMySchool.com, ChangeMySchool and the Change My School logo are trademarks of Change My School, LLC, protected under the laws of the United States and other countries. Other parties’ trademarks used, depicted or identified on this Site or the Service are the property of their respective owners, used here by permission, and may be registered in one or more countries. Our use of the trademark(s) of any other party is not intended to imply our affiliation with or endorsement of that party, or that party’s sponsorship or endorsement of us.
This Web site may contain advertising. Advertisers are responsible for ensuring that material submitted for inclusion on the Service is accurate and complies with applicable laws. We are not responsible for advertisers’ materials, and make no representation with respect to the goods and services advertised or the legality or accuracy of such advertising.
Digital Millennium Copyright Act: Notification of Alleged Copyright Infringement
We avail ourselves of the protections of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act and reserve the right to remove any content that is alleged to infringe the copyright of another party. Notices to us regarding any alleged copyright infringement on our Web site should be directed to:
Change My School, LLC
PO Box 403
Bellevue, WA 98009
Links to Other Sites
The Services and/or the Site contain links to websites not operated or maintained by us. These links are provided solely as a convenience to you and not as an endorsement by us of the contents of such third party websites. We are not responsible for the content of the websites of others and we make no representation regarding the content or accuracy of materials on such websites. If you decide to access linked third-party websites, you do so at your own risk, and waive any and all claims against us regarding the inclusion of links to outside websites or your use of those websites. The third party websites may contain User Agreements or Terms and Conditions to which you are subject while using those websites. We encourage you to become familiar with the privacy policies of any linked website when you access that website.
Representations as to Content
We use reasonable efforts to ensure the accuracy, correctness and reliability of the Service’s content, but we make no representations or warranties as to the accuracy, reliability, completeness, or timeliness of any information or material on the Site or the Services. The use of the Services and the material is at your own risk. The materials on the Site and through the Service are provided for promotional and informational purposes only, and are not intended for any other use, nor as advertisements or endorsements of the products or services of any party other than Change My School, LLC. The download speed and performance quality of the audio and video materials available through the Services are only as good as your installed modem and existing software permit. Changes are periodically made to the Service and may be made at any time.
The posting of job descriptions and informational materials about employment with us do not constitute an offer of employment. The posting of information about investing in Change My School, LLC does not constitute an offer to sell or a public offering subject to SEC regulations.
Limitations on Our Liability
DISCLAIMERS OF WARRANTIES: CHANGE MY SCHOOL, LLC DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE WEB SITE WILL OPERATE ERROR-FREE OR THAT THIS WEB SITE AND ITS SERVER ARE FREE OF COMPUTER VIRUSES AND/OR OTHER HARMFUL MATERIALS. IF YOUR USE OF THE WEB SITE OR THE MATERIAL RESULTS IN THE NEED FOR SERVICING OR REPLACING EQUIPMENT OR DATA, [ ] IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR THOSE COSTS. THE WEB SITE AND MATERIAL ARE PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” BASIS WITHOUT ANY WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND. [ ], TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, INCLUDING THE WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY, NON-INFRINGEMENT OF THIRD PARTIES RIGHTS, AND THE WARRANTY OF FITNESS FOR PARTICULAR PURPOSE. CHANGE MY SCHOOL, LLC MAKES NO WARRANTIES ABOUT THE ACCURACY, RELIABILITY, COMPLETENESS, OR TIMELINESS OF THE MATERIAL, SERVICES, SOFTWARE TEXT, GRAPHICS, AND/OR LINKS.
DISCLAIMER OF CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES: EXCEPT AS OTHERWISE REQUIRED BY APPLICABLE LAW, NEITHER CHANGE MY SCHOOL, LLC NOR ITS DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, LICENSORS, CONTENT PROVIDERS, AFFILIATES OR OTHER REPRESENTATIVES WILL BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL AND EXEMPLARY DAMAGES, ARISING FROM THE USE OR PERFORMANCE OF THIS WEB SITE OR FROM ANY INFORMATION, SERVICES OR PRODUCTS PROVIDED THROUGH THE SITE, EVEN CHANGE MY SCHOOL, LLC HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.
REMEDY: IF YOU ARE DISSATISFIED WITH THE SITE, THE SERVICES, OR ANY PORTION THEREOF, YOUR EXCLUSIVE REMEDY SHALL BE TO CEASE USING THE SITE OR SERVICES.
Some U.S. states and foreign countries do not permit the exclusion or limitation of implied warranties or liability for certain categories of damages. Therefore, some or all of the limitations above may not apply to you to the extent they are prohibited or superseded by state or national provisions. We make no representation of any kind with respect to the applicability and enforceability of laws or policies of countries other than the United States over the content of the Site, the Services, and the provisions of these Terms.
Any software that may from time to time be made available for downloading on the Site or through the Services is protected by copyright and may be protected by other rights. The use of such software is governed by the terms of the software license agreement or designated “Legal Notice” accompanying such software. The downloading and use of such software is conditioned on your agreement to be bound by the terms of the accompanying Legal Notice or license agreement.
Governing Law and Venue
These Terms shall be interpreted, construed and governed by the laws of the State of Washington, USA, without reference to its laws relating to conflicts of law and not including the provisions of the 1980 United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods. Venue for all disputes arising under this Agreement shall lie exclusively in the Superior Courts of the State of Washington in King County or the Federal District Courts of the Western District of Washington (as permitted by law) and each party agrees not to contest the personal jurisdiction of these courts. Notwithstanding the foregoing, however, we shall have the right to commence and prosecute any legal or equitable action or proceeding before any non-U.S. court of competent jurisdiction to obtain injunctive or other relief in the event that, in our opinion, such action is necessary or desirable.
Should any clause of these Terms be found unenforceable, wherever possible this will not affect any other clause and each will remain in full force and effect. Our failure to expressly enforce any provision of these Terms does not waive our rights to enforce that or any other provision.
We reserve the right to change these Terms, other documents referenced herein, and other information available on the Services, without notice. These conditions set out the entire agreement between us and you relating to your use of the Site.
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