TERMS OF SERVICE (TOS)
INTRODUCTION AND ELIGIBILITY
“You” and “users” shall mean all visitors to and users, or people who access the Service. Your use of the Service signifies your agreement to be bound by these Terms each time you access the Service. If you do not agree to any of these Terms, then you must not use the Service or must discontinue use of the Service immediately. If you are under 18 years of age, you represent and agree that you possess the legal consent of your parent or guardian to access and use the Service. This service is not directed to persons under the age of 13.
REVISIONS TO TERMS
We reserve the right, in our sole discretion, to revise these Terms at any time, in whole or in part, by posting an updated version. Changes to these Terms will be effective when posted. You should visit this page periodically to review the most current Terms, because you are bound by them. Your continued use of the Service after a change to these Terms constitutes your binding acceptance of these Terms.
DEFINITION OF THE SERVICE
The “Service” means this website, any associated software, applications, and Internet services under our control, whether partial or otherwise, used in connection with providing the services provided by us. The Service provides an informational website as well as webforms that provide for the collection of personal data for the means of contacting you.
BE MINDFUL OF THE FOLLOWING WHEN USING THE SERVICE
You confirm that you are duly authorised to upload any content that you post to the Service. You agree not to upload any content that is obscene, illegal or unlawful, defamatory, libelous, discriminatory, harassing, vulgar, profane, racist, culturally or ethnically offensive or that encourages criminal conduct or potentially gives rise to civil or criminal liability or that violates any applicable law. You expressly acknowledge that you are solely responsible for any content you upload to the Service and for any consequences that may arise from the posting of content by you.
You may not impersonate any other person or access the Service using someone else’s login credentials.
AVAILABILITY AND RELIABILITY OF THE SERVICE
We are constantly updating product and service offerings on the Service. We may experience delays in updating information on the Service and in our advertising on other web sites. The information found on the Service may contain errors or inaccuracies and may not be complete or current. We make no representations about the accuracy, reliability, completeness or timeliness of any contents of the Service, third-party service provider or the quality or nature of third-party products or services obtained through the Service. Products or services may be mispriced, described inaccurately, or unavailable on the Service and we cannot guarantee the accuracy or completeness of any information found on the Service.
We therefore reserve the right to change or update information and to correct errors, inaccuracies, or omissions at any time without prior notice.
We may change, suspend, or discontinue the Service or any portion of the service at any time without notice or liability.
The Service and its content (including but not limited to text, graphics, designs, audio and video content) features and functionality are and will remain the exclusive property of GVI and its licensors. The Service is protected by copyright, trademark, and other laws of both the United States and foreign countries. Our content and trademarks may not be used in connection with any product or service without our prior written consent.
The permitted use of our content, features and functionality is limited and in general any deviations will require our prior written permission. If uncertain whether your use is permitted, contact us immediately prior to any such use.
THIRD-PARTY CONTENT AND LINKS
The Service may include content from and links to third-party websites and apps. You assume all risk through the use of such links or content. We disclaim all liability arising from your use of content from and or links to third-party websites.
We may contact you from time to time to promote the Service. Notices relating to security, privacy and other core administrative communications are a necessary part of using the Service and you agree to receive these communications.
We may terminate or suspend your account and or otherwise bar access to the Service immediately, without prior notice or liability, under our sole discretion, for any reason and without limitation, including but not limited to a breach of the Terms.
All provisions of the Terms which by their nature should survive termination shall do so, including, without limitation, ownership provisions, warranty disclaimers, exclusions, governing law, indemnity and limitations of liability.
You are responsible for any claims, fees, penalties, or other forms of liability incurred by us or others caused by or arising out of your breach of these Terms and or your use of the Service.
You agree to defend, indemnify and hold us, our managers, members, owners, officers, directors, employees, agents, subsidiaries, affiliates, assigns and our licensee and licensors, and their employees, contractors, agents, officers and directors, from and against any and all claims, damages, obligations, losses, liabilities, costs or debt, and expenses (including but not limited to attorney's fees), resulting from or arising out of a) your use and access of the Service, by you or any person using your account and password, or b) a breach of these Terms.
Your use of the Service is at your sole risk. The Service is provided on an "as is" and "as available" basis. The Service is provided without warranties of any kind, whether express or implied, including, but not limited to, implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement.
We do not warrant that a) the Service will function uninterrupted, be secure or available at any particular time or location; b) any errors or defects will be corrected; c) the Service is free of viruses or other harmful components; or d) the results of using the Service will meet your requirements. You are solely responsible for any damage to your computer system, mobile device, data loss, data theft or other damages that result from the download or use of any material from the service. You expressly understand and agree to this disclaimer in full.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
In no event shall GVI, its directors, employees, partners, agents, suppliers, or affiliates, be liable for any indirect, incidental, special, consequential, exemplary or punitive damages, including without limitation, loss of profits, data, use, goodwill, or other intangible losses, resulting from (i) your access to, or use of, or inability to access or use the Service; (ii) any conduct or content of any third party on the Service; (iii) any content obtained from the Service; (iv) the use or the inability to use the service; (v) the cost of procurement of substitute goods and services resulting from any goods, data, information or services obtained or messages received or transactions entered into through, from, or as a result of the service; (vi) unauthorized access, use or alteration of your transmissions or content, whether based on warranty, contract, tort (including negligence) or any other legal theory, whether or not we have been informed of the possibility of such damage, and even if a remedy set forth herein is found to have failed of its essential purpose; and (vii) any other matter relating to the service.
To the fullest extent possible by law, the maximum liability of any released party arising out of or in connection with the service or your use of Impact Academy content, regardless of the cause of action (whether in contract, tort, breach of warranty, or otherwise) will not exceed $100.
You also agree to defend, indemnify and hold us harmless from and against any claims, demands, actions, suits, including without limitation reasonable professional fees, alleging or resulting from (i) your use of the Service or reliance on any third-party content (ii) your use of or reliance on any Content, or (iii) your breach of these Terms of Service.
Please read this section carefully. It affects your rights.
You agree that by using this website you are :
waiving the right to a court or jury trial
Waiving the right to participate in a class action
Agreeing to bring claims against us only in your individual capacity and not as a plaintiff or class member in any purported class, representative, or collective proceeding
Agreeing that any arbitration will take place on an individual basis
These Terms of Service and the relationship between you and us shall be governed by the laws of the state of Massachusetts without regard to its conflict of law provisions, regardless of where you live. You agree to submit any disputes related to your use of the service for final and binding arbitration under the rules of the American Arbitration Association. Any such arbitration, to the extent necessary shall be conducted at either in Massachusetts or in a mutually agreed location. You agree not to bring any action against us in any other forum.
Any cause of action or claim you may have arising out of or in any way relating to these Terms of Service, your use of the Service or website, or your dealings with the company must be brought for arbitration within one year after the cause of action occurs. Attempted actions brought after the one year period are barred.
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