BY REGISTERING WITH HELPTEACHING.COM, YOU AGREE TO BE BOUND BY ALL THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF THIS AGREEMENT.
This Agreement supersedes any prior agreements. The current version applies to your use of the Services and the Site both now and in the past.
We require a registration process so that you may choose a member name ("Member Name", "Login" or "Login Name") and provide a valid e-mail address and a password, and so that we may permit you to use this service. Your Member Name or e-mail will be used to identify you on Help Teaching web site. You may log in to Help Teaching, use the Services or modify your information, only through your Member Name or e-mail and password. You may not have more than one account or Member Name, and only one e-mail address for your use of the Limited Service. By registering, you certify that the e-mail address you provide in the registration is accurate and belongs to you; otherwise we have the option of suspending your account with Help Teaching. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your password and for any and all activities that occur under your Member Name and password. You agree to notify Help Teaching immediately at firstname.lastname@example.org of any unauthorized use of your account or any other breach of security you learn about. To protect your privacy and the privacy of others, Help Teaching uses Member Names to identify participants. We keep your e-mail address and other information strictly confidential. You should refrain from using identifiers in choosing your Member Name and in your postings that would compromise your privacy, such as your e-mail address, URLs, full name, street address, telephone or fax numbers, place of employment, etc. By signing up for Help Teaching account you agree that Help Teaching may send you occasional emails relevant to your use of the Help Teaching service.
2. Help Teaching Pro
Help Teaching Pro enables subscribers to create questions with images, create unlimited printables, and access premium content. These questions are available to subscribers to view, edit, include in questions groups and tests, and print during the 1-month free trial and as long as the subscription is active. Once the 1-month free trial expires and/or the subscription expires, members can only view questions. To ensure ongoing full access to questions, members need only to continue their annual subscription.
4. Guidelines for Use
Help Teaching Services and Site are only available for use by individuals who are age 13 or over. The Services and Site may not be used by scripts, machines or automated services without express written consent of the site ownership.
Help Teaching Services and Site may be used only for lawful purposes. You must comply with all applicable local, state, national and international laws, regulations or conventions, including without limitation those related to data privacy, international communications, and exportation of technical or personal data.
You may not use the Help Teaching Services or Site for any criminal or illegal activities or any activities that might be legally actionable. Help Teaching reserves the right to determine what constitutes Internet abuse and objectionable conduct. If Help Teaching believes, in its sole discretion, that a violation of these Guidelines has occurred, it may take responsive action. Such action may include, but not be limited to, permanent removal of illegal or inappropriate information or content, or suspension or termination of your membership and access to Help Teaching Service.
Internet abuse and objectionable conduct may include, but is not limited to:
- Using a Member Name or posting, transmitting or linking to any text or images that are sexually explicit, pornographic, violent, racially or ethnically objectionable or grossly offensive to the online community.
- Posting, transmitting or linking to defamatory and libelous statements or other statements that would violate any third party's privacy or publicity rights.
- Posting, transmitting or linking to profane language, descriptions of situations or scenarios considered, in the opinion of Help Teaching, inappropriate for the Help Teaching membership.
- Impersonating any person or using a name that you are not authorized to use.
- Planning illegal activities, such as creating computer viruses, building a bomb or counterfeiting money or pirating software, Serial Numbers of products for which you do not have a registered license.
- Advertising, promoting in any way or offering to sell any goods or services for any commercial purpose.
- Soliciting individuals for employment.
- Soliciting individuals to join other services comparable to or competitive with Help Teaching.
- Posting links in open questions that lead to a competitor's site.
- Promoting any products or services that are unlawful at the location at which the content is posted or received.
- Posting any content that infringes any third party's intellectual property rights or violates any confidentiality agreements or contracts of employment.
- Posting, transmitting or linking to statements that are intentionally false or misleading.
- Introducing viruses, worms, harmful codes or Trojan horses.
- Spamming, flaming or other similar activities, such as arguments between any one in a question.
- Misusing the Help Teaching rating system.
- Violating the guidelines for academic honesty or other unethical behavior.
Violations of system and network security are strictly prohibited. You may not misuse system resources including but not limited to employing posts or programs which consume excessive CPU time or storage space, permitting use of mail services, mail forwarding capabilities, POP accounts or auto-responders other than for your own account. If you notice a problem with other members not following these Guidelines, please notify us by contacting email@example.com.
5. Use of Content
Help Teaching enables Members to post problems or questions, solutions or answers, tests, assessments, information, comments and other content ("Your Content") to its Site. When you post Your Content to the Site, you understand and agree that Your Content can be viewed and used by other Members who visit the Site unless you choose to keep your content private (a benefit of Help Teaching Pro subscription). You represent and warrant that you own or otherwise control all of the rights to Your Content and that use of Your Content by Help Teaching and its affiliates will not infringe upon or violate the rights of any third party. Before you use Help Teaching Services to post any information or content that is protected by intellectual property laws, you shall have acquired the legal right to do so from the owner or authorized licensee of such information or content. By registering with Help Teaching and posting Your Content on the Site, you hereby grant Help Teaching a non-exclusive, perpetual, irrevocable, unrestricted, transferable, fully sub-licensable, worldwide, royalty-free license to use, distribute, display, reproduce, perform, modify, adapt, publish, translate and create derivative works from Your Content in any form, media or technology, whether now-known or hereafter developed. You also grant Help Teaching and its affiliates and sub-licensees the right to use the Member Name that you submit with Your Content for purposes of attribution. If you do not wish to have Your Content attributed to you, then you must notify Help Teaching at firstname.lastname@example.org.
FAIR USE OF CONTENT IS PERMITTED
Fair use of material includes the use for non-commercial educational purposes, such as teaching, scholarship, research, criticism, commentary, news reporting, and other content. Unless otherwise noted, users who wish to download or print text and image files from this Web site for such uses may do so without express permission from Help Teaching, provided that they comply with the following conditions:
- The content may only be used for personal, educational or noncommercial purposes;
- Users must cite the source of the content as they would material from any printed work;
COMMERCIAL USE OF CONTENT IS RESTRICTED
Unauthorized commercial publication or exploitation of text, images or content of this website is specifically prohibited. Anyone wishing to use any of the files or images for commercial use, publication, or any purpose other than fair use as defined by law, must request and receive prior written permission from Help Teaching. Permission for such use is granted on a case-by-case basis at the sole discretion of Help Teaching. A usage fee may be assessed depending on the type and nature of the proposed use.
6. Help Teaching Property Rights
The layout, design, concept and organization of the Help Teaching Site and Services are subject to Help Teaching's copyrights and other intellectual property rights. All rights are reserved. You acknowledge and agree that Help Teaching owns all rights, title and interest in (i) the Services; (ii) the Site; (iii) the technology available on the Services or the Site; and (iv) all copyrights, trademarks and other intellectual property rights therein. Any use of the Help Teaching Services, Site, technology, and/or the copyrights, patents, trademarks or other intellectual property rights, other than as described in this Agreement, is not licensed and is strictly prohibited. You agree that you will obtain the express written permission from Help Teaching before you copy, upload, transmit, reproduce, distribute or in any way exploit any Help Teaching Services, technology and/or the copyrights, trademarks or the other intellectual property rights, obtained through the Help Teaching Site. In addition, you agree not to copy the layout, design, concept and organization of the Site or Services during the Agreement and for a period of five years after termination. This Agreement does not constitute a license to use Help Teaching's trade names, service marks or any other trade insignia. Any use of Help Teaching's trade names, services marks or any other trade insignia shall be subject to Help Teaching's prior written consent.
7. Agent for Notification of Claimed Infringement
Pursuant to the Digital Millennium Copyright Act, 17 U.S.C. § 512, Help Teaching has designated an agent to receive notices of claimed copyright infringement. If you believe Your Content has been used on the Site in a manner that constitutes copyright infringement, please notify our designated agent at Help Teaching at email@example.com.
8. Disclaimers of Warranty
Other than providing a framework in which Members post questions, answers and tests, Help Teaching does not verify the accuracy of the questions posted on its Site. The Members who participate at Help Teaching have not been licensed, certified or tested, nor have they met any requirements other than completing our registration form, which has not been reviewed or verified by us. YOU EXPRESSLY AGREE THAT USE OF HELP TEACHING SERVICES IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. THE SITE AND THE SERVICES ARE PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" BASIS. HELP TEACHING MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AS TO THE OPERATION OF THE SITE OR THE INFORMATION, CONTENT, MATERIALS OR PRODUCTS INCLUDED ON THE SITE. TEST DESGINER DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. HELP TEACHING MAKES NO WARRANTY THAT THE SERVICES WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS, OR THAT THE SERVICES WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, TIMELY, SECURE OR ERROR FREE. HELP TEACHING DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE SITE OR ITS SERVICES ARE FREE OF COMPUTER VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL MATERIALS. NOR DOES HELP TEACHING MAKE ANY WARRANTY AS TO THE RESULTS THAT MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE USE OF THE SERVICES OR AS TO THE ACCURACY OR RELIABILITY OF ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED THROUGH THE SERVICES. NO ADVICE OR INFORMATION, WHETHER ORAL OR WRITTEN, OBTAINED BY YOU THROUGH THE SERVICES SHALL CREATE ANY WARRANTY, WHETHER BY IMPLICATION, ESTOPPEL OR OTHERWISE. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF CERTAIN WARRANTIES, SO SOME OF THE ABOVE EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
9. Limitation on Liability
REGARDLESS OF THE TYPE OF CLAIM OR THE NATURE OF THE CAUSE OF ACTION, YOU AGREE THAT IN NO EVENT SHALL HELP TEACHING, ITS AFFILIATES, CONTRACTORS, SERVICE PROVIDERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS OR LICENSORS, OR ANY OTHER PARTY INVOLVED IN CREATING, PRODUCING OR DELIVERING THE SERVICES, TECHNOLOGY OR CONTENT AVAILABLE ON THE SERVICES ("HELP TEACHING AFFILIATES"), BE LIABLE TO YOU IN ANY MANNER WHATSOEVER: (i) FOR ANY DECISION MADE OR ACTION OR NON-ACTION TAKEN BY YOU IN RELIANCE UPON THE INFORMATION PROVIDED THROUGH THE SERVICES; (ii) FOR LOSS OR INACCURACY OF DATA OR COST OF PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE GOODS, SERVICES OR TECHNOLOGY; (iii) FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, PUNITIVE OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO LOSS OF REVENUES, LOSS OF PROFITS OR LOSS OF REPUTATION, EVEN IF HELP TEACHING HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. YOUR SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE REMEDY WITH RESPECT TO THE USE OF ANY SERVICES PROVIDED BY HELP TEACHING SHALL BE CANCELLATION OF YOUR MEMBERSHIP TO THE SERVICES. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES; IN THOSE JURISDICTIONS OUR LIABILITY SHALL BE LIMITED TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
Help Teaching provides its Services and Site to Members on the assumption that Members will act professionally and responsibly. If they do not, Members must bear full responsibility for their actions. As a Member, you agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless Help Teaching, its officers, directors, employees and agents from and against all claims, demands, actions, suits, damages, liabilities and costs, including reasonable attorneys' and experts' fees, related to or arising from (i) any breach of your covenants under this Agreement; (ii) your use of the Services or the Site; (iii) all conduct and activities occurring under your Member Name and password; (iv) any defamatory, libelous or illegal material contained within Your Content or your information and data; (v) any claim or contention that Your Content or your information and data infringes any third party's patent, copyright or other intellectual property rights or violates any third party's rights of privacy or publicity; and (vi) any third party's access or use of Your Content or your information and data. Help Teaching reserves the right, at its own expense, to participate in the defense of any matter otherwise subject to indemnification from you, but shall have no obligation to do so. You shall not settle any such claim or liability without the prior written consent of Help Teaching, which shall not be unreasonably withheld.
11. Term, Termination
This Agreement shall be effective for as long as you use the Services. Either you or Help Teaching may terminate this Agreement with or without cause, upon thirty (30) days notice to the other party. Help Teaching may terminate this Agreement immediately if, based on Help Teaching's sole judgment, it determines that you have (i) breached this Agreement or the Guidelines established for the use of Help Teaching Services or Site, (ii) infringed or violated any intellectual property right of Help Teaching or (iii) infringed or violated any intellectual property right or privacy or publicity right of a third party. The termination of this Agreement shall terminate your access to the Services. Neither Help Teaching nor any Help Teaching Affiliate shall be liable to you or to any third party for termination of the Services for any reason. The termination of this Agreement does not relieve you of your obligation to pay any Fees accrued or payable for use of the Services prior to the effective date of termination of this Agreement. Upon termination of this Agreement, the perpetual license you have granted to Help Teaching shall continue. Provisions, which by their nature would be expected to survive termination, shall survive and remain in full force and effect in accordance with their terms.
12. Export Control Compliance
You agree to abide by U.S. and other applicable export control laws and not to transfer, by electronic transmission or otherwise, any content or software subject to restrictions under such laws to a destination prohibited under such laws, without first obtaining, and then complying with, any requisite government authorization. You further agree not to upload to the Site any data or software that cannot be exported without prior written government authorization, including, but not limited to, certain types of encryption software. The export control laws of the United States and other jurisdictions regulate the export of certain technology. This includes e-mail transmission of certain information to foreign countries and foreign nationals. You agree to abide by these laws. Regrettably, nations of Cuba, Iraq, Iran, Libya, North Korea, Afghanistan, and Syria may not legally access Help Teaching.
13. Consumer Rights
If you should have any complaints about Help Teaching Services, or need further information about the Services, contact Support at firstname.lastname@example.org.
14. No Assignment
Your rights and obligations under this Agreement shall not be transferred or assigned directly or indirectly without the prior written consent of Help Teaching.
If any provision of this Agreement or portion thereof is held to be invalid or unenforceable, the remaining provisions shall continue in full force and effect.
16. Applicable Law and Jurisdiction
This Site (excluding links) is controlled and operated from the Help Teaching offices in Seattle, WA. You agree that all matters arising from or relating to the use and operation of the Site and Services shall be governed by the laws of Washington State and the United States of America, without regard to conflicts of laws principles. This Agreement also shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Washington State and the United States of America. The federal and state courts of Washington State shall have exclusive jurisdiction to adjudicate any dispute arising out of this Agreement or arising from or relating to the operation or use of the Site or Services. You expressly consent to (i) the personal jurisdiction of such courts over you; and (ii) service of process being effected upon you by either e-mail or registered mail sent to the address you provide Help Teaching in connection with your subscription for services. Unless prohibited by the law of your jurisdiction, you waive any requirement that service of process or of any documents be made upon you pursuant to the provisions of The Hague Service Convention.
Except as explicitly stated otherwise, all notices permitted or required under this Agreement shall be by e-mail, to us at email@example.com, and to you at the e-mail address you provide Help Teaching during the registration process, or to such other address as either of us shall specify in writing as our addresses for notice. Notice shall be deemed given 24 hours after e-mail is sent, unless the sending party is notified that the e-mail address is invalid. Evidence of successful transmission shall be retained. Help Teaching may modify the terms of this Agreement at its sole discretion by posting modifications on its website. Your continued use of the Services after notice of modifications constitutes your acceptance of the modifications. If you do not agree to the modifications, you should cancel your membership to the Services and terminate this Agreement.