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Conditions of Use
1. USER agrees to pay for use of the WORKS, in the amount and manner indicated on WEBSITE or otherwise by the OWNER. Refunds are governed by our Refund Policy[I2] .
2. USER agrees not to distribute, reproduce, publicly display, or create derivative works from the whole or any part of the WORKS, whether or not for value, in any manner whatsoever, including but not limited to electronic or mechanical reproduction, or reproduction into information storage or retrieval systems, without prior express written approval of the OWNER.
3. USER will not nor will USER allow any third party to (i) copy, modify, adapt, translate or otherwise create derivative works of the WORKS and associated training materials; (ii) reverse engineer, de-compile, disassemble or otherwise attempt to discover the source file content of the WORKS; (iii) sublicense, distribute, rent, lease, sell, assign or otherwise transfer rights in or to the training videos, the Documentation or the WORKS; (iv) remove any proprietary notices or labels on the WORKS; (v) use, post, transmit or introduce any device, software or routine which interferes or attempts to interfere with the operation of the WORKS; (vi) use the trademarks, trade names, service marks, logos, domain names and other distinctive brand features or any copyright or other proprietary rights associated with the WORKS for any purpose without the express written consent of OWNER; (vii) register, attempt to register, or assist anyone else to register any trademark, trade name, serve marks, logos, domain names and other distinctive brand features, copyright or other proprietary rights associated with OWNER; or (viii) remove, obscure, or alter any notice of copyright, trademark, or other proprietary right appearing in or on any item included with the WEBSITE and/or the WORKS. USER will use the WORKS solely for USER’S own internal use, and will not make the WORKS available for timesharing, application service provider or service bureau use. USER will comply with all applicable laws and regulations in USER’s use of and access to the WEBSITE and the WORKS.
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Third Party Services
Products and services of third parties may be referenced within the WORKS. Representations made regarding products and services provided by third parties are governed by the policies and representations made by such third parties. OWNER is not liable for or responsible in any manner for any dealing or interaction USER may have with such third parties.
Choice of Law
The WORKS are designed to provide general information in regard to the subject matters covered. They are not intended to act as a recommendation for any particular action. All text, forms, charts, images, or other graphics are examples for discussion purposes only. While OWNER makes every effort to maintain accuracy and completeness of the information provided, no representations are made as to the accuracy or application of any information, forms, case law or statutes, state or federal, to USER’S situation. The WORKS do not intend to provide legal, tax, or other professional advice, and USER agrees that the OWNER is not engaged in providing any such advice. If legal advice or other expert assistance is desired, the services of a licensed competent professional should be sought.
USER acknowledges and agrees that the OWNER makes NO GUARANTEES that USER may qualify for any continuing education credit or other approval for which USER may attempt to apply by accessing the WORKS.
USER acknowledges and agrees that USER’S use of the WEBSITE, the WORKS, and any other content, goods, or services that may be provided by OWNER are made available and provided to USER at USER’S own risk. Access is provided to USER “as is” and, to the maximum extent permitted by law, the OWNER expressly disclaims all warranties of any kind, implied or express, including but not limited to the warranties of merchantability, fitness or applicability for a particular purpose, and non-infringement. OWNER makes no warranty, implied or express, that any part of the WORKS will be uninterrupted, error-free, virus-free, timely, secure, accurate, reliable, or any quality, nor that any content is safe in any manner for download. USER acknowledges and agrees that neither OWNER nor any participant in the WORKS provides professional or legal advice of any kind and that the use of such advice or any other information is solely at USER’S own risk and without OWNER liability of any kind.
USER expressly acknowledges and agrees that OWNER shall not be liable to USER or any Third-Party for any direct, indirect, special, incidental, consequential or exemplary and/or punitive damages, including but not limited to damages for loss of profit, goodwill, use, data, work stoppage, computer failure or malfunction, or other commercial damages or losses [even where OWNER has been advised of the possibility of such damages], resulting from or arising out of (i) USER’S use of or the inability to use the WORKS, (ii) the cost to obtain substitute goods and/or service resulting from any transaction entered into or through the service, (iii) unauthorized access to or alteration of USER’S data transmissions, (iv) statements or conduct of any Third Party on the service, or (v) any other matter relating to the service.
UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES WILL Owner, ITS SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, SHAREHOLDERS, EMPLOYEES OR SUPPLIERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE CAUSED BY User’s RELIANCE ON INFORMATION OBTAINED THROUGH THE WEBSITE, THROUGH THE WORKS, FROM THIRD PARTIES (SUCH AS EXPERTS, OR OTHERS) OR A LINKED SITE, OR User’s RELIANCE ON ANY PRODUCT OR SERVICE OBTAINED FROM THIS SITE, A THIRD PARTY OR A LINKED SITE. USE OF THIS SITE IS AT User’s SOLE RISK. NO ADVICE OR INFORMATION, WHETHER ORAL OR WRITTEN, OBTAINED BY User FROM Owner OR THROUGH OR FROM THE WEBSITE OR THE WORKS SHALL CREATE ANY WARRANTY.
[I1]https://www.timotheos.com/terms-of-service/privacy-policy/ [I2]https://www.timotheos.com/terms-of-service/privacy-policy/ [I3]https://www.timotheos.com/terms-of-service/privacy-policy/