Terms & Conditions
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REGISTRATION AND ACCOUNTS
Creating an account on www.getschooled.com is free and is available to any individual age 13 and above. Individuals under the age of 13 must have parental permission before creating an account.
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OWNERSHIP OF INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY
All site software, design, text, images, photographs, illustrations, audio clips, video clips, artwork, graphic material, or other copyrightable elements, and the selection and arrangements thereof, and trademarks, service marks and trade names (the “Material”) are the property Get Schooled and/or its affiliates, assigns, licensors or other respective owners or rights holders, and are protected, without limitation, pursuant to U.S. and foreign copyright and trademark laws. Get Schooled hereby grants you a personal, non-exclusive, non-assignable and non-transferable license to use and display, for noncommercial and personal use only, one copy of any material and/or software that you may download from this Site, including, without limitation, any files, codes, audio or images incorporated in or generated by the software, provided that you maintain all copyright and other notices contained in such Material. You agree not to reproduce, modify, create derivative works from, display, perform, publish, distribute, disseminate, broadcast or circulate any Material to any third party (including, without limitation, the display and distribution of the Material via a third party website) without the express prior written consent of Get Schooled. Use of Get Schooled’s and/or its licensors’ Material is only permitted with their express written permission. You further agree that you will not disassemble, decompile, reverse engineer or otherwise modify the Material. Any unauthorized or prohibited use may subject the offender to civil liability and criminal prosecution under applicable federal and state laws.
REPEAT INFRINGER POLICY; COPYRIGHT COMPLAINTS
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MESSAGE BOARDS AND OTHER POSTINGS
To the extent that portions of this Site provide users an opportunity to submit, post, and exchange ideas, information and other material (the “Postings”) and their online user names (the “User Names”), please be advised that Postings do not necessarily reflect the views of Get Schooled, or their affiliates. In no event shall Get Schooled assume or have any responsibility or liability for any Postings or User Names or for any claims, damages or losses resulting from their use and/or appearance on this Site. You hereby represent and warrant that you have all necessary rights in and to all Postings and User Names you provide and all information they contain and that such Postings and User Names shall not infringe any proprietary or other rights of third parties or contain any libelous, tortious, or otherwise unlawful information.
By submitting a Posting, you hereby authorize Get Schooled to use, and authorize others to use, your Postings and User Names in whole or in part, on a royalty-free basis throughout the universe in perpetuity in any and all media, now known or hereafter devised, alone, or together or as part of other material of any kind or nature, including without limitation commercial use on and advertising and promotion of the Site. Without limiting the foregoing, Get Schooled will have the right to use and change the Postings in any manner, either with or without the User Name, in its sole discretion. Notwithstanding the foregoing, Get Schooled will have no obligation to use the Postings or the User Names. Additionally, Get Schooled may sweep its message boards and Postings regularly in its sole discretion. Please be advised that in no event shall Get Schooled assume or have any responsibility or liability for the manner in which the Posting is exploited or for any claim, damages or losses resulting from their use and/or appearance on the Site, affiliated television program services or elsewhere.
You may use this Site only for lawful, non-commercial purposes. You may not submit or transmit through this Site (whether via discussion boards, user-generated pages, messaging services or otherwise) any material, or otherwise engage in any conduct that:
- violates or infringes the rights of others, including without limitation patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright, publicity or other proprietary rights;
- involves uploading, posting, emailing, transmitting or otherwise making available any Postings that you do not have a right to make available under any law or under contractual or fiduciary relationships (such as inside information, proprietary and confidential information learned or disclosed as part of employment relationships or under nondisclosure agreements);
- is unlawful, threatening, abusive, hateful, defamatory, slanderous, libelous, deceptive, fraudulent, invasive of another’s privacy, tortious, pornographic, vulgar, profane, obscene, or any other information that Get Schooled deems in its sole discretion to be inappropriate for this Site;
- victimizes, harasses, “stalks,” degrades, attacks or intimidates an individual or group of individuals on any basis, including but not limited to religion, gender, sexual orientation, race, ethnicity, age or disability;
- harms minors in any way;
- impersonates any person, business or entity, including Get Schooled, its sponsors, affiliates, employees and agents, or any forum leader, guide or host, or in any way falsely states or misrepresents your affiliation with a person or entity;
- involves forging headers or otherwise manipulating identifiers in order to disguise the origin of any Postings transmitted through this Site;
- 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 otherwise permit the unauthorized use of a computer or computer network;
- disrupts the normal flow of dialogue, causes a screen to “scroll” faster than other users of the Site are able to type, or otherwise act in a manner that negatively affects other users’ ability to engage in real time exchanges;
- instigates or encourages others to commit illegal activities or cause injury or property damage to any person;
- otherwise interferes with the use or enjoyment of this Site by others;
- encourages conduct that would constitute a criminal offense or that gives rise to civil liability;
- is intended to promote and/or generate revenue for any third party business activity; or
Although Get Schooled regularly monitors the content posted on this Site, we cannot be responsible for the views or opinions expressed by third parties. Nonetheless, Get Schooled will make every effort to ensure that the message boards best serve the interests of all users and, therefore, reserves the right to refuse to post, edit, or delete messages that contain any of the above referenced elements, as well as revoke the privileges of users who do not comply with such rules.
You agree to defend, indemnify and hold Get Schooled and its sponsors, affiliates, independent contractors, service providers and consultants, and their respective directors, employees and agents, from and against any claims, damages, costs, liabilities and expenses (including, but not limited to, reasonable attorneys' fees) arising out of or related to (a) your use of the Site or Get Schooled's services, (b) any Posting or User Name you post, store or otherwise transmit on or through the Site, (c) your violation of these Terms of Service or any terms incorporated by reference, (d) your violation of any rights of another or (e) your conduct in connection with the Site.
EXCEPT AS EXPRESSLY PROVIDED TO THE CONTRARY IN A WRITING BY GET SCHOOLED, THE SITE AND MATERIALS, AND ALL SERVICES PROVIDED ON OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE SITE, ARE PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" BASIS WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. GET SCHOOLED DISCLAIMS ALL OTHER WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE AND NON-INFRINGEMENTS AS TO THE INFORMATION, CONTENT AND MATERIALS ON THE SITE. GET SCHOOLED DOES NOT REPRESENT OR WARRANT THAT THE MATERIALS OR THE SITE ARE ACCURATE, COMPLETE, RELIABLE, CURRENT OR ERROR-FREE. WHILE GET SCHOOLED ATTEMPTS TO MAKE YOUR ACCESS AND SUE OF THE SITE SAFE, GET SCHOOLED CANNOT AND DOES NOT REPRESENT AND WARRANT THAT THE SITE OR ITS SERVERS ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS; THEREFORE, YOU SHOULD USE INDUSTRY-RECOGNIZED SOFTWARE TO DETECT AND DISINFECT VIRUSES FORM ANY DOWNLOAD. In addition, you assume all risk when using the Site, including but not limited to all risks associated with any online or offline interactions with other users.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
IN NO EVENT SHALL GET SCHOOLED, ITS AFFILIATES OR SPONSORS, OR THEIR RESPECTIVE DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES OR AGENTS BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, SPECIAL, INDIRECT OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, OR ANY OTHER DAMAGES OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO LOSS OF USE, LOSS OF PROFITS OR LOSS OF DATA, WHETHER IN AN ACTION IN CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO NEGLIGENCE) OR OTHERWISE, ARISING OUT OF OR IN ANY WAY CONNECTED WITH THE USE OF, OR INABILITY TO USE, THE SITE OR THE MATERIAL CONTAINED THEREIN.
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ACCOUNTS LINKED TO SOCIAL MEDIA
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