LearnZillion’s Terms & Conditions

Welcome to LearnZillion. These Terms of Use ("Terms of Use" or "Agreement") apply to all sites owned or operated by LearnZillion, Inc., including www.LearnZillion.com and others to be launched (collectively, "Sites"). When you visit any of these Sites, register as a LearnZillion member, or otherwise use the products or services offered by LearnZillion, you become a "User" for purposes of this Agreement and you agree to be bound by this Agreement and our Privacy Policy.

PLEASE READ THIS AGREEMENT CAREFULLY BEFORE USING LEARNZILLION' PRODUCTS OR SERVICES OR ACCESSING THE CONTENT ON THIS WEBSITE. YOUR USE OF LEARNZILLION' SITES OR PRODUCTS AND SERVICES SIGNIFIES THAT YOU AGREE TO THE FOLLOWING TERMS OF USE, YOU CONSENT TO THE INFORMATION COLLECTION PRACTICES DISCLOSED IN THE LEARNZILLION PRIVACY POLICY, WHICH IS INCORPORATED BY REFERENCE INTO THIS AGREEMENT, TO RECEIVE REQUIRED NOTICES, AND TO ENGAGE IN ELECTRONIC OR WRITTEN TRANSACTIONS WITH LEARNZILLION.

In order to use LearnZillion' Products and Services, you may be required to download software or content and/or agree to additional Terms and Conditions. Those additional Terms and Conditions are hereby incorporated by reference into this Agreement unless otherwise noted. In the event of a conflict between those additional Terms and Conditions and this Agreement, those additional Terms and Conditions shall govern.

I. PROHIBITED TYPES OF CONTENT AND ACTIVITIES

"Content" refers to all information, data, text, software, music, sound, photographs, graphics, video, messages, tags, or other materials - whether publicly posted or privately transmitted - provided by us and our licensors and displayed on the Sites.

Users of the Sites may be subject to international, federal, state and local laws, including but not limited to laws regulating the privacy and security of personal information (collectively, "Laws"). As a user you are solely responsible for your use of the Sites being in compliance with all applicable Laws. In addition, with respect to your use of the Sites and LearnZillion' Products and Services, you agree that you will not submit or create Content that:

  1. Impersonates any person, business or entity;
  2. Is unlawful, threatening, abusive, harassing, defamatory, libelous, deceptive, invasive of another's privacy, or contains explicit or graphic descriptions, or accounts of, sexual acts;
  3. Victimizes, harasses, degrades, or intimidates an individual or group on the basis of religion, gender, sexual orientation, race, ethnicity, age, or disability;
  4. Encourages criminal conduct or conduct that might create civil liability for LearnZillion;
  5. Contains viruses or other computer files or code that interrupts, destroys or limits the functions of any computer software, hardware or telecommunications equipment, or otherwise permits unauthorized use of a computer or computer network;
  6. Violates the rights of others including intellectual property rights.

In addition, you may not:

  1. Use LearnZillion' Products and Services for any commercial purpose without LearnZillion' prior express permission;
  2. Use LearnZillion network to transmit unsolicited e-mail;
  3. Forge headers or other transmission information in order to disguise the origin of your posting to a message board, blog or chat room or to disguise any other communication such as an e-mail message;
  4. Use LearnZillion' Sites or Products and Services in any manner that could damage, disable, overburden, or impair our servers or networks;
  5. Attempt to gain unauthorized access to any services, user accounts, computer systems or networks, through "hacking," "password mining," or any other means;
  6. Use automated tools, robots, any data mining or similar data gathering and extraction tools to access, crawl, meta-search, and/or collect any of the Content or information accessible through the Sites;
  7. Frame any portion of any LearnZillion Site or any Content; or
  8. Otherwise violate this Agreement, any LearnZillion licensing agreement or any policy posted on one or more of the Sites.

LearnZillion reserves the right to investigate and take appropriate legal action against anyone who, in LearnZillion' sole discretion, violates these provisions, including but not limited to removing the offending Content, terminating the membership of such individuals, filing a lawsuit to seek civil remedies and reporting such individuals to law enforcement.

Except as otherwise required by law, LearnZillion takes no responsibility for, and make no representations or warranties concerning, the privacy, confidentiality, or security or the accuracy of any information entered, disclosed, or transmitted to third parties through the Sites by users.

II. USE OF CONTENT

Attributions: All copyright and other intellectual property rights in the Content on the Sites are owned by LearnZillion, unless otherwise indicated. Such Content is protected by copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret and other laws. LearnZillion owns and retains all rights in LearnZillion Content. LearnZillion grants you a limited, revocable, nonsublicensable license to view or download a single copy of the LearnZillion Content (excluding any software code) solely for your personal, noncommercial use if you include this copyright notice: "Copyright LearnZillion, Inc. All Rights Reserved," as well as any and all other copyright and proprietary rights notices contained in the material. Otherwise, no LearnZillion Content may be copied, reproduced, republished, uploaded, posted, transmitted, or distributed.

Ownership of Copyrights, Trademarks, Patents and Trade Secrets: LearnZillion Content is protected under U.S. and foreign copyright, trademark, patent and/or trade secret laws, with title to LearnZillion Content held by LearnZillion and/or its licensors. The Sites also contain Content owned by other copyright and trademark holders. Except for Content created solely by you ("User Content"), you may not copy, modify, translate, publish, broadcast, transmit, distribute, perform, display, or sell any Content that appears on, or is accessible through, the LearnZillion Sites or use of LearnZillion Products or Services.

The look and feel of our color combinations, button shapes, and other graphical elements on LearnZillion are our trademarks. The names of and logos associated with LearnZillion' Products and Services are owned by LearnZillion and are protected by U.S. and foreign trademark laws.

You shall be solely responsible for any Content you submit and the consequences of posting or publishing such Content. With respect to any Content you submit, you affirm, represent and warrant that:

  1. You own or have the necessary licenses, rights, consents or permissions to use and authorize LearnZillion to use all patent, copyright, trade secret and trademark rights or other proprietary rights to enable inclusion and use of such Content in the manner contemplated by the Site and these Terms of Use; and
  2. You have the written consent, release and/or permission of each identifiable individual person identified in such Content to use the name, likeness or other personal characteristics of each such identifiable individual.

Any unauthorized use, modification or copying of LearnZillion Content, or Content that constitutes the intellectual property of others, is a breach of this Agreement. The use of any Content on any other Web site or networked computer environment is expressly prohibited.

We do not claim ownership of any User Content you post unless otherwise agreed; however, by posting or transmitting such User Content, you grant us, our affiliates, our successors, and others with whom we have agreements, a perpetual, transferable, royalty- free worldwide right to use, copy, display, perform, modify, distribute, adapt, aggregate, translate, reformat, sublicense, create compilations and collective works, prepare derivative works based upon, display publicly, perform publicly and otherwise exploit (including but not limited to over the Internet or any other uses or media).

We do not read or display to third parties the content of emailed messages or exploit it commercially. Any and all intellectual property rights that are not expressly granted hereunder are reserved to LearnZillion and its licensors.

Intellectual Property on Other Web Sites: We respect the intellectual property of others, and we ask our users to do the same. Material available on or through other Web sites may be protected by copyright and the intellectual property laws of the United States and/or other countries. LearnZillion has no responsibility for content on other Web sites. The terms of use of those Web sites, and not this Agreement, govern your use of that material.

LearnZillion retains the right, in appropriate circumstances and in its sole discretion, to disable and/or terminate the accounts of users who infringe or repeatedly infringe LearnZillion or others' copyrights or other intellectual property rights.

Reporting copyright infringement: If you believe that your work has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please contact us with:

  1. An electronic or physical signature of the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright or other intellectual property interest;
  2. A description of the copyrighted work or other intellectual property that you claim has been infringed;
  3. A description of where the allegedly infringing material is located on the LearnZillion site, with enough detail that we may find it on the Web site;
  4. Your address, telephone number, and email address;
  5. A statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright or intellectual property owner, its agent, or the law;
  6. A statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the above information in your notice is accurate and that you are the copyright or intellectual property owner or are authorized to act on the copyright or intellectual property owner's behalf.

III. PRIVACY POLICY

Your privacy is important to us. Our use of your information and your use of the LearnZillion Sites and Products and Services is governed by our Privacy Policy which is incorporated in, and subject to, these Terms of Use.

IV. PERSONAL INFORMATION, USER CONTENT AND CONFIDENTIALITY

Except as may be set forth in our Privacy Policy and/or a separate agreement with us, LearnZillion is not responsible for the confidentiality of any information communicated to LearnZillion and such information will be considered non-personal, non-confidential and non-proprietary. You agree that LearnZillion may use anything you post or submit, including any feedback, information, ideas, concepts or inventions, for any purpose without limitation and without the need to compensate you. You agree not to take action against LearnZillion, its owner, affiliates, or any of its officers, directors, employees or managers in relation to User Content or other materials you submit when visiting LearnZillion Sites or using our Products and Services.

As a registered user, you may be exposed to private and/or Confidential Information - such as student work. You agree that you shall not - during the klass of your participation in any LearnZillion program or at any time thereafter - use, disclose or otherwise make available to any third party any Confidential Information, except as permitted below. For purposes of this Agreement, "Confidential Information" means i) all personal information of another participant in an LearnZillion Program (including but not limited to students, other students, teachers, and parents) and the contents of communications between users of LearnZillion products, services and programs to which you were not a party and ii) any and all oral, written, electronic and/or tangible technical, financial, business and/or other information disclosed to you by LearnZillion, a licensee of LearnZillion (or a person under the direction of one of the foregoing) or learned by you from participating in the LearnZillion program that is confidential, proprietary and/or not generally available outside of the Company.

You may only disclose Confidential Information in the following circumstances: 1) when required by a judicial order or decree or governmental law or regulation, but only after you have notified LearnZillion reasonably in advance of such disclosure so that LearnZillion can assert its interests; or 2) the information becomes generally available publicly without restriction and without breach of confidentiality obligations owed to LearnZillion.

V. LINKING TO THIS WEB SITE

You may include a link to a LearnZillion Site on another Web site so long as the link does not portray LearnZillion in a false or misleading manner and does not appear on a Web site that is offensive, obscene or otherwise objectionable.

VI. CHANGES TO THESE TERMS OF USE AND/OR LEARNZILLION PRODUCTS OR SERVICES

We may change these Terms of Use at any time. You can review the most current version of these terms by clicking on the link located at the bottom of our Web pages. You are responsible for checking these terms periodically for changes. If you continue to use LearnZillion Products and Services after we post changes to these Terms of Use, you are signifying your acceptance of the new terms. We may discontinue or change any Product or Service at any time and without notice.

VII. THIRD PARTY SITES

LearnZillion Sites may include links to third party Web sites. Some of these sites may contain materials that are objectionable, unlawful, or inaccurate. LearnZillion does not endorse, and is not responsible or liable, for any content, advertising, products, services or other materials on or available from such sites. You acknowledge and agree that we are not responsible for any Content or other materials, or the privacy policies and practices of these third party sites.

By using this Site, you expressly waive any rights, claims or liability against LearnZillion from your use of any third-party website.

VIII. USE OF SOFTWARE

We may make software, services, or other executables ("Software") available for you to download or use. Such Software will be subject to the terms of the license agreement that accompanies it. If there is no license agreement presented to you with the Software, then the following license, in addition to the other terms of these Terms of Use govern your use of such Software. We grant you a personal, non-exclusive, non-transferable, limited license to install the Software on any single computer. The Software is protected by copyright and other intellectual property laws and treaties and is owned by us or our suppliers. You may not sell or redistribute the Software. You may not incorporate it or any portion of it into another product. You may not reverse engineer, decompile, or disassemble the Software or otherwise attempt to derive the source code (except where expressly permitted by law, and then solely as permitted). You may not modify, adapt, or create derivative works from the Software in any way or remove proprietary notices in the Software. You agree to abide by all laws and regulations in effect regarding your use of the software. You may not authorize, assist, or post information calculated to enable any third party to do any of the things prohibited in this paragraph.

We may automatically check your version of the Software, update it to improve its performance and capabilities, or protect it from unauthorized use. You understand that if you shut down the Software during an automatic update or otherwise interfere with the installation of the update, the software may be damaged and/or cease to operate, and this may affect other software you have.

You agree to fully comply with all import and export laws, regulations, rules and orders of the United States, or any foreign government agency or authority, and that you will not directly or indirectly export, re-export, transfer and/or release the Software, related technology, or any product thereof, for any proscribed end-use, or to any proscribed country, entity or person (wherever located), without proper authorization from the U.S. and/or foreign government. You bear responsibility for and assume all expenses relating to your compliance with the described laws, regulations, rules and orders, and for obtaining all necessary authorizations and clearances. You further agree to assume responsibility for and bear all expenses relating to your compliance with the described laws, regulations, rules and orders, and obtaining all necessary authorizations and clearances.

If you access any LearnZillion Site from outside the United States, you do so solely at your own risk, and you are responsible for compliance with the laws of the jurisdiction from which you access LearnZillion.

IX. WARRANTY DISCLAIMER

USE OF LEARNZILLION' SITES, PRODUCTS AND SERVICES IS AT YOUR OWN RISK. ALL CONTENT AND PRODUCTS AND SERVICES ARE PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" BASIS, WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS, STATUTORY OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, NONINFRINGEMENT OR NONMISAPPROPRIATION OF INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS OF A THIRD PARTY, TITLE, CUSTOM, TRADE, QUITE ENJOYMENT, ACCURACY OF INFORMATION CONTENT, OR SYSTEM INTEGRATION. LEARNZILLION ASSUMES NO LIABILITY FOR OR RELATING TO ANY DELAYS, FAILURES, INTERRUPTIONS, OR CORRUPTION OF ANY DATA OR OTHER MATERIAL OR INFORMATION TRANSMITTED IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OF LEARNZILLION. LEARNZILLION DOES NOT WARRANT OR MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS REGARDING THE USE OF LEARNZILLION SITES OR ANY CONTENT IN TERMS OF CORRECTNESS, ACCURACY, RELIABILITY, OR OTHERWISE.

LEARNZILLION MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES THAT USE OF THE WEB SITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE. YOU ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR TAKING ALL PRECAUTIONS NECESSARY TO ENSURE THAT ANY CONTENT YOU MAY OBTAIN FROM THE WEB SITE IS FREE OF VIRUSES AND ANY OTHER POTENTIALLY DESTRUCTIVE COMPUTER CODE.

X. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL LEARNZILLION OR ANY OF ITS PARTNERS, AGENTS, AFFILIATES OR LICENSORS BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANY OTHER PERSON FOR ANY INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING TO THIS AGREEMENT, OR USE OR ATTEMPTED USE OF THE LEARNZILLION SITES, PRODUCTS OR SERVICES. YOUR SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE REMEDY HEREUNDER SHALL BE FOR YOU TO DISCONTINUE YOUR USE OF THE SITE(S).

BECAUSE SOME STATES OR JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR THE LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR CONSEQUENTIAL OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES, IN SUCH STATES OR JURISDICTIONS, OUR LIABILITY, AND THE LIABILITY OF OUR PARENT AND SUPPLIERS, SHALL BE LIMITED IN THOSE JURISDICTIONS TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.

XI. INDEMNIFICATION

You agree to defend, indemnify, and hold harmless us, our parent and other affiliated companies, and our respective employees, contractors, officers, directors, and agents, from all liabilities, claims, and expenses, including attorneys' fees, that arise from your use or misuse of LearnZillion Site(s), Products or Services. We reserve the right, at our own expense, to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter otherwise subject to your indemnification, in which event you will cooperate with us in asserting any available defenses.

XII. CHOICE OF LAW AND LOCATION FOR RESOLVING DISPUTES

You agree that the laws of the State of Delaware govern this contract and any claim or dispute that you may have against us, without regard to its conflict of laws rules, and that the United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods shall have no applicability. You further agree that any disputes or claims that you may have against us will be resolved by a court located in the Commonwealth of Virginia and you agree and submit to the exercise of personal jurisdiction of such courts for the purpose of litigating any such claim or action.

PLEASE NOTE THAT BY AGREEING TO THESE TERMS OF USE, YOU ARE: (1) WAIVING CLAIMS THAT YOU MIGHT OTHERWISE HAVE AGAINST US BASED ON THE LAWS OF OTHER JURISDICTIONS, INCLUDING YOUR OWN; (2) IRREVOCABLY CONSENTING TO THE EXCLUSIVE JURISDICTION OF, AND VENUE IN, STATE OR FEDERAL COURTS IN THE COMMONWEALTH OF VIRGINIA OVER ANY DISPUTES OR CLAIMS YOU HAVE WITH US; AND (3) SUBMITTING YOURSELF TO THE PERSONAL JURISDICTION OF COURTS LOCATED IN THE STATE OF DELAWARE FOR THE PURPOSE OF RESOLVING ANY SUCH DISPUTES OR CLAIMS.

XIII. DISPUTE RESOLUTION

Any disputes and/or claims arising out of this Agreement and/or the use of the Sites and/or any products and services acquired under or relating to this Agreement shall be resolved exclusively through the use of binding arbitration. Such arbitration shall be subject to the Federal Arbitration Act and the rules of the American Arbitration Association which shall govern such arbitration and be conducted before a single arbitrator in a location to be chosen by LearnZillion. Any claimants shall have their claims/disputes resolved on an individual basis. Class action arbitration is prohibited under this Agreement. Neither you nor we shall be entitled to join or consolidate claims in arbitration by or against other users or arbitrate any claims as a member of a class or in a private Attorney General capacity. Each party shall bear its own costs, including any attorneys' fees, associated with such arbitration. Any award rendered in arbitration shall be final and binding, and may be enforced in any court having competent jurisdiction. In addition to any other remedies, we shall also have the right to seek injunctive relief outside of arbitration to protect our intellectual property rights.

XIV. SEVERABILITY AND INTEGRATION

This contract and any supplemental terms, policies, rules and guidelines posted on LearnZillion constitute the entire agreement between you and us and supersede all previous written or oral agreements. If any part of these Terms of Use is held invalid or unenforceable, that portion shall be construed in a manner consistent with applicable law to reflect, as nearly as possible, the original intentions of the parties, and the remaining portions shall remain in full force and effect.

XV. TERMINATION

You will automatically lose the right to use or access LearnZillion Sites and Products and Services if you violate these Terms of Use or any published LearnZillion policies. We also reserve the right, in our sole discretion, to terminate your access to all or part of an LearnZillion Site, for any reason, with or without notice. If we do, you must immediately destroy any copies you have of LearnZillion Content.

If you violate any of these Terms of Use, you are violating your Agreement with LearnZillion and may be violating intellectual property, unfair competition and other laws.