Acceptance of Terms

This website (this "Site") is provided by University Bound Inc., conditional on your acceptance of the terms of use set forth below (the "Terms of Use"). By browsing, accessing, linking, and/or downloading information ("Access" or similar term) from this Site, you agree to accept and abide by these Terms of Use for each use and each visit of this Site. If you do not agree to these Terms of Use, you should not Access this Site.

University Bound Inc. provides this Site, the hypertext links to other websites proprietary to third parties that provide web based training, online learning, distance education and other services and other online resources Accessible via this Site ("Third Party Websites") and all related URLs (the "Services") to you, subject to these Terms of Use. These Terms of Use are entered into between University Bound Inc. and you. If you are using the Services on behalf of another person, you represent that you are authorized to accept these Terms of Use on that person's behalf. Unless explicitly stated otherwise, these Terms of Use will govern your use of any new features that augment or enhance the current Services, including the release of new services.

Changes to Terms of Use

University Bound Inc. reserves the right, at any time, to modify, add to, delete from, alter, or update these Terms of Use ("Changes"), and you agree to be bound by such Changes. Changes shall be effective immediately upon notice thereof, which may be given by any means including, but not limited to posting on this Site. You agree to regularly review the Terms of Use posted at this Site and to be aware of Changes. Your use of this Site following any Changes constitutes your agreement to follow and be bound by these Terms of Use as changed.

Copyright and Trademark

Copyright ©2010 by University Bound Incorporated. All the text, graphics, audio, designs, videos, databases, and other works and materials presented on and contained in this site (the "Content") and all sites owned by University Bound Inc. are the copyrighted works of University Bound Inc. All Rights Reserved. Unless otherwise noted, redistribution or reproduction of any materials herein is strictly prohibited.

The following are Registered Trademarks of University Bound Inc., "University Bound", "The University Bound Network". University Bound Inc. also claims trademark on the following: "University Bound Approved", "The Unbiased Authority for Online Higher Education".

Proprietary Information

All Content accessible from this Site and any other website owned, operated, licensed, or controlled by University Bound Inc. is the proprietary information of University Bound Inc. or the party that provided the Content to University Bound Inc., and University Bound Inc. or the party that provided the Content to University Bound Inc. retains all right, title, and interest in the Content. Accordingly, the Content may not be copied, distributed, republished, uploaded, posted, or transmitted in any way without the prior written consent of University Bound Inc., except that you may print a copy of the Content solely for your personal use, provided you keep intact all copyright and other proprietary notices. In doing so, you may not remove or alter, or cause to be removed or altered, any copyright, trademark, trade name, service mark, or any other proprietary notice or legend appearing on any of the Content. Modification or use of the Content except as expressly provided in these Terms of Use violates the intellectual property rights University Bound Inc. and/or the party that provided the Content. Neither title nor intellectual property rights are transferred to you by access to this site.

Definitions

In addition to the terms defined throughout these Terms of Use, the terms "you", "your" and "yours" refer to the user utilizing this Site to obtain Services. The terms "we", "us", and "our" refer to University Bound Inc.

Permitted and Prohibited Uses

This Site is intended for the lawful use of members of the general public. Subject to these Terms of Use, University Bound Inc. grants you a non-exclusive, non-transferable, limited right to access, use and view this Site and its Content solely for your own personal use, provided, however, that you may not, nor may you allow others to, directly or indirectly:

  • sell, license, rent, reproduce, modify or attempt to modify or create derivative works from the Content in any way or reproduce or publicly display, perform, transmit or distribute or otherwise use the Content for any public or commercial purpose, including without limitation use of the Content on any other website or in any environment of networked computers;
  • transfer the Content to any other person without the prior written explicit consent of University Bound Inc.;
  • use this Site in any manner that could damage, disable, overburden or impair this Site;
  • upload, post or otherwise transmit or distribute on this Site any items, including without limitation computer viruses, Trojan horses, worms, backdoor, shutdown mechanism or other harmful, disruptive or destructive files or computer programs;
  • interfere with the security of, or otherwise abuse, this Site or any Services, system resources, accounts, servers or networks connected to or accessible through this Site or associated or linked sites;
  • infringe on any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright, right of publicity, or other proprietary right of any person, or impersonate any person or entity;
  • disrupt or interfere with any other person's use of this Site or associated or linked sites;
  • use any robot, spider or other automatic program or device, or manual process to monitor, copy, summarize, or otherwise extract information from this Site or the Content in whole or in part;
  • transmit on, to or from this Site spam, chain letters, junk mail or any other type of unsolicited mass e-mail;
  • upload to, distribute to, or otherwise disseminate through this Site any material or information of any kind that is threatening, harassing, libelous, defamatory, obscene, pornographic, fraudulent, deceptive, abusive, or otherwise violates any law or infringes or violates any rights of any other person or entity, or contains a solicitation of funds, advertising, or a solicitation for goods or services; or
  • attempt to obtain unauthorized access to this Site or portions of this Site which are restricted from general access.

You also agree that you are solely responsible for actions and communications undertaken or transmitted in the course of your usage of this Site, and that you will comply with all laws that apply or may apply to your use of or activities on this Site or in respect of the Content.

You agree that by submitting communications through the University Bound Inc. sites, no confidential, fiduciary, contractually implied, or other relationship is created between you and University Bound Inc. other than pursuant to our Privacy Policy. This Privacy Policy is incorporated into and subject to the Terms of Use. Like most websites, communications to, from and through this website are not confidential, and your communications may be read or intercepted by others.

Disclaimer

All Content and Services provided on or through this Site are provided "AS IS" and "AS AVAILABLE" for your use. The Content is provided without warranties or conditions of any kind, either express or implied, including but not limited to implied warranties and conditions of merchantability or non-infringement. Neither University Bound Inc. University Bound Inc. partnerships, their affiliates and related entities, nor any of their respective employees, agents, third party content providers or licensors warrant that the content is accurate, reliable or correct; that this site will be available at any particular time or location; that any defects or errors will be corrected or that the content is free of viruses or other harmful components. Your use of this Site is solely at your risk. Because some jurisdictions do not permit the exclusion of certain warranties, those exclusions may not apply to you.

Limitation on Liability

University Bound Inc., its subsidiaries, affiliates, licensors, service providers, content providers, and the employees, agents, officers, and directors of each of them will not be liable for any incidental, direct, punitive, actual, consequential, special, exemplary, or other damages, including loss of revenue or income, pain and suffering, emotional distress, or similar damages, even if University Bound Inc. has been advised of the possibility of such damages.

Indemnity

You will indemnify and hold University Bound Inc., its subsidiaries, affiliates, licensors, content providers, service providers, and the employees, agents, officers, directors, and contractors of each of them (the "Indemnified Parties") harmless from any breach of these Terms of Use by you, including any use of Content other than as expressly authorized in these Terms of Use. You agree that the Indemnified Parties will have no liability in connection with any such breach or unauthorized use, and you agree to indemnify any and all resulting loss, damages, judgments, awards, costs, expenses, and attorneys' fees of the Indemnified Parties in connection therewith. You will also indemnify and hold the Indemnified Parties harmless from and against any claims brought by third parties arising out of your use of the information accessed from this site.

Security

You are prohibited from using any services or facilities provided in connection with this site to compromise security or tamper with system resources. The use or distribution of tools designed for compromising security (e.g., password guessing programs, cracking tools or network probing tools) is strictly prohibited. If you become involved in any violation of system security, University Bound Inc. reserves the right to release any user information obtained to system administrators at other sites in order to assist them in resolving security incidents. University Bound Inc. reserves the right to investigate suspected violations of these Terms of Use.

University Bound Inc. reserves the right to fully cooperate with any law enforcement authorities, subpoena or court order requesting or directing University Bound Inc. to disclose the identity of anyone posting any e-mail messages, or publishing or otherwise making available any materials that are believed to violate these Terms of Use.

By accepting these terms of use you waive and hold harmless University Bound Inc. and its licensors and suppliers from any claims resulting from any action taken by University Bound Inc. during or as a result of its investigations and/or from any actions taken as a consequence of investigations by either University Bound Inc. or law enforcement authorities.

Although University Bound Inc. may provide certain security in an effort to protect the electronic transmission of certain information that you submit to University Bound Inc. through this Site, University Bound Inc. does not guarantee the security of any information transmitted to or from this Site, including to or from any Third Party Websites linked to this Site. Do not send any confidential or proprietary information to University Bound Inc. through this Site. Any information you do send to University Bound Inc. through this Site will be deemed NOT to be confidential ("Non-Confidential Information"). For any Non-Confidential Information you do send, you hereby grant to University Bound Inc. a worldwide, royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, non-exclusive right and license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, distribute and sublicense any and all material or information submitted by you to this Site and/or to incorporate it in other works regardless of form, medium or technology.

Applicable Law

This website is the property of University Bound Inc. of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. As such, the laws of the State of Pennsylvania will govern these legal notices and any dispute arising, directly or indirectly, from this site shall be venued in a state or federal court in Pennsylvania. University Bound Inc. reserves the right to make changes to this site, and to these legal notices at any time.

User Agreement

The Privacy Policy is a binding part of these Terms of Use, and together with these Terms of Use constitutes the entire agreement between University Bound Inc. and you with respect to your use of this Site. University Bound Inc.'s failure to insist upon or enforce strict performance of any provision of these Terms of Use shall not be construed as a waiver of any provision or right. If for any reason a court of competent jurisdiction finds any provision of these Terms of Use or portion thereof to be unenforceable, that provision shall be enforced to the maximum extent permissible so as to affect the intent of these Terms of Use, and the remainder of these Terms of Use shall continue in full force and effect. Any cause of action you may have with respect to your use of this Site or which is the subject of these Terms of Use must be commenced within one (1) year after the claim or cause of action arises.