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Terms & Conditions
1. Acceptance of Terms
EDU Research Group provides its services subject to certain terms and conditions, including the terms set out below. BY USING AND/OR VISITING THIS WEBSITE (collectively, including all content available through the EduRG.com domain name, hereinafter as "Website"), YOU SIGNIFY YOUR AGREEMENT TO THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS (the "Terms of Service") AND THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF EDU RESEARCH GROUP'S PRIVACY NOTICE, WHICH ARE PUBLICLY POSTED AT http://EduRG.com/privacy.asp, OF WHICH ARE INCORPORATED HEREIN BY REFERENCE. All such terms and conditions may be revised by EDU Research Group from time to time, with or without notice, with notice, if any, of such revisions to be posted on the EDU Research Group Website. Use of our services constitutes your acceptance of these terms. If you do not agree to any of these terms, you must exit the Website immediately.
2. EDU Research Group Service and Website
3. Registration Obligations
To be considered for authorized use of this Website, you (the "User") agree to: (i) provide only true, accurate, current, and complete information (the "Data") about yourself as prompted by the Service's registration form; and (ii) maintain and promptly update this Data to keep it true, accurate, current and complete. If you provide any Data that is untrue, inaccurate, not current, or incomplete, or if EDU Research Group has reasonable grounds to suspect that such Data is untrue, inaccurate, not current, or incomplete, EDU Research Group has the right suspend or terminate your User account and to refuse any and all current or future use of the Service, or any portion thereof.
4. Website Use
a. Upon approval of your registration for access and use, EDU Research Group hereby grants you permission to use the Website as set forth in these Terms of Service, provided that: (i) use of the Website is solely permitted for your own personal, noncommercial, access and use; and (ii) you will not copy, distribute, or exploit any part of the Website in any way without EDU Research Group's prior written authorization; and (iii) you will not cause to alter, modify, or amend any part of the Website other than as may be reasonably necessary to use the Website for its intended purpose; and (iv) you will comply with the terms and conditions of these Terms of Service, as well as any other established EDU Research Group governing policy.
b. So that you may access some features of the Website, you must create an account bearing Data as referenced in Section 3 of these Terms of Service. You are solely responsible for the activity that occurs on your account, and you must keep your account access information secure. In the event of a security breach or unauthorized use of your account, you must notify EDU Research Group immediately. EDU Research Group shall not be liable for any losses or damages incurred or inflicted by any unauthorized use of your account, and you may be liable for any and all losses or damages incurred or inflicted upon EDU Research Group or others due to such unauthorized use.
c. You hereby agree not to use or launch any automated program, software, system, or the like, including without limitation, "offline readers", "robots", "spiders", etc. that enable access to the Website in any manner and/or that sends an uncommon amount of request messages to the EDU Research Group servers within any given period of time. Notwithstanding the foregoing, EDU Research Group grants the operators of public search engines permission to use spiders to copy materials from the Website, within reason, for the sole purpose of creating publicly available searchable indices of the materials contained therein, but not caches or archives of such materials. EDU Research Group reserves the right to amend or revoke these exceptions, without notice, and for any reason. You agree to not collect or harvest any personally identifiable information, including account names, usernames, and the like from the Website, nor to use any communications tools and/or systems provided by the Website for any commercial use of any kind. You agree not to solicit, for commercial purposes, any other users of the Website.
5. User Conduct
You understand and agree that all data, graphics, information, messages, music, photographs, software, text, video, or other materials, in whole or in part (the "Content"), whether publicly posted or privately transmitted, are the sole responsibility of the person or user from which such Content originated. You, the User, are solely responsible for any and all Content that you may email, make available, post, upload, or otherwise transmit via the Service. EDU Research Group does not control the Content posted via the Service and, as such, does not guarantee the accuracy, integrity, or quality of such Content. You understand that by accessing and using the Service, you may be exposed to Content that is indecent, objectionable, and/or offensive. Under no circumstances will EDU Research Group be liable for, in any way, any Content, including but not limited to, any errors or omissions in any Content, or for any loss or damage, of any kind, incurred as a result of the use of any Content emailed, made available, posted, uploaded, or otherwise transmitted via the Service.
Specifically, but not limited to, you agree to not knowingly or intentionally using the EDU Research Group Website or Service to:
a. Impose harm or potential harm upon minors in any way; and
b. email, make available, post, upload, or otherwise transmit any Content that is abusive, harassing, harmful, threatening, unlawful, or otherwise objectionable; and
c. email, make available, post, upload, or otherwise transmit any Content that may infringe upon any copyright, patent, trademark, trade secret, or other proprietary rights (collectively, the "Rights") of any party; and
d. email, make available, post, upload, or otherwise transmit any unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, "chain letters", promotional materials, "junk mail", unsolicited commercial email or "spam", illegal pyramid schemes, business/marketing opportunity offers, or any other form of commercial solicitation, except in those areas or groups that may be designated by EDU Research Group for such purpose on the Website.
e. email, make available, post, upload, or otherwise transmit any material that may contain software viruses, spyware, adware, or other computer code, files, or programs designed to destroy, interrupt, or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunications equipment; and
f. email, make available, post, upload, or otherwise transmit any Content that you do not have a written right to transmit under any law or under any contractual agreement or relationship; and
g. forge headers, manipulate identifiers, or the like, including copyright management information in order to disguise the origin of any Content transmitted through the Service; and
h. disrupt or alter the normal flow of dialogue, cause a screen to scroll faster that other users of the Service are able to type, or otherwise act in a manner that negatively affects other users' ability to engage and enjoy in real-time exchanges; and
i. disrupt or interfere with the Service, servers, or networks connected to the Service, or disobey any requirements, procedures, policies, or regulations of networks connected to the Service; and
j. impersonate any person or entity, including but not limited to, any EDU Research Group employee, contractor, moderator, or host, or to falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with a person, entity, or EDU Research Group; and
k. harass, intimidate, threaten, or stalk another person affiliated, in any way, with the EDU Research Group Website and Service; and
l. violate, intentionally or unintentionally, any applicable local, state, provincial, regional, national, or international laws, statutes, and/or codes.
You acknowledge that EDU Research Group does not pre-approve or pre-screen uploaded and/or submitted Content. You agree, however, that EDU Research Group and its designees shall, at all times, maintain the right (but not the obligation) in their sole discretion to refuse, move, alter, or delete any Content that is available via the Service. Without limiting the foregoing, EDU Research Group and its designees shall have the right (but not the obligation) to remove, at will, any Content or User that may violate the EDU Research Group Terms of Service, or the spirit of such policies, or as otherwise deemed objectionable to EDU Research Group policies.
You understand and agree that technical processing of the Service, including Content as may have been or may be submitted by you, may involve (i) transmission over various networks; and (ii) changes necessary to conform and/or adapt to technical requirements of connecting networks or devices required.
You acknowledge and agree that EDU Research Group may preserve Content, in whole or in part, and may also disclose Content and the Data of the Content's uploading user if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action(s) are reasonably necessary to: (i) comply with any legal process; (ii) enforce the Terms of Service; (iii) respond to claim that any Content violates the rights of third parties; or (iv) protect the rights, personal safety, or property of EDU Research Group, its users and the public.
You understand and agree that, in the sole discretion of EDU Research Group, your access and use of EDU Research Group's Website and Services may be terminated, in whole or in part. EDU Research Group may alter, discard, or remove any Content or Data originating from your User account, for any reason, including but not limited to, (i) for lack of use; (ii) if EDU Research Group believes that you have violated or acted inconsistently with the letter or spirit of the Terms of Service. EDU Research Group may, in its sole discretion and at any time, discontinue providing Service, or any part thereof, with or without notice. You agree that any termination of your access to the Service under any provision of these Terms of Service may be effected without prior notice. You acknowledge and agree that EDU Research Group may deactivate, delete, or suspend access to your account and all related information and files in your account and/or prevent further access to such files or to the Service. You agree that EDU Research Group shall not be liable to you or any third party for any termination of your account and/or access to the EDU Research Group Services.
7. Child Protection
a. UNDER THE AGE OF THIRTEEN (13): Under no circumstances, even with legal parental or guardian consent, shall any person under the age of thirteen (13) be permitted to access and use the EDU Research Group Services and/or Website. If you are under the age of thirteen (13) then you must exit this Website immediately as the EDU Research Group Website is not intended for children under the age of thirteen (13).
b. UNDER THE AGE OF EIGHTEEN (18): You affirm that you are at least thirteen (13) years of age and do possess legal parental or guardian consent, and are fully able and competent to enter into the affirmations, conditions, obligations, representations, terms, and warranties set forth in this Terms of Service, and to abide by and comply with this Terms of Service.
EDU Research Group's Website may contain images or Content that could be considered adult in nature. In order to view such Content, only those users who are registered to be of eighteen (18) years of age or older will be allowed access.
8. User Submissions
a. EDU Research Group permits the submission of videos, graphics, photographs, or other such communications or Content to be submitted (the "User Submissions") by EDU Research Group users only. You understand and agree that whether or not such User Submissions are published, EDU Research Group does not guarantee any confidentiality with respect to any such submissions.
b. EDU Research Group does not claim ownership of User Submissions, in any format, including but not limited to, audio, feedback, images, photographs, suggestions, text, or video as posted, uploaded, or submitted to the Website or its associated Services for review by the general public, or by members of any public or private community. However, by posting, uploading, and/or submitting, in any format, your User Submission, you are granting EDU Research Group, and its affiliated companies and sub-licensees, permission to use your User Submission in connection with the operation of the Service, including but not limited to, the irrevocable, non-exclusive, perpetual, royalty-free, transferable, worldwide, fully sub-licensable right and license to: (i) copy, distribute, edit, publicly display, publicly perform, reformat, reproduce, and translate your User Submission; (ii) to publish your name or other identifying assignment in connection with your User Submission; and (iii) the right to sublicense such rights to any third party associated with EDU Research Group and its designees.
You also warrant that each person or image depicted or recorded in any User Submission as provided by you has provided consent to the use of the User Submission content as set forth in these Terms of Service, including, by way of example and not as a limitation, the distribution, public display, and reproduction of such User Submission; or that their consent is not required by law for the uses described herein. You understand that no compensation will be paid to you, the User who has provided the User Submission, with respect to the use of your User Submission, as provided herein. EDU Research Group is under no obligation to post or use any User Submission as provided by users or any other party. By posting a User Submission, you, the User, warrant and represent that you own or otherwise control all of the right to your User Submission as described in this Terms of Service, including but not limited to, all rights necessary for you to input, post, provide, or submit the User Submission, or that you have license to such rights, or that such rights are covered and protected by fair use.
c. You warrant and represent that you are aware of the consequences of posting or publishing content of which you do not own or have right to publish. In as much, you agree that you will be solely responsible for any and all costs, including those incurred by EDU Research Group or its designees, as a result of your act of posting or publishing protected content.
d. IN CONNECTION WITH ANY USER SUBMISSIONS FROM YOU AND/OR YOUR EDU RESEARCH GROUPACCOUNT, YOU FURTHER AGREE THAT YOU WILL NOT: (i) SUBMIT MATERIAL THAT IS COPYRIGHTED, PROTECTED BY TRADE SECRET OR OTHERWISE SUBJECT TO THIRD PARTY PROPRIETARY RIGHTS OF WHICH YOU DO NOT HAVE AUTHORITY, INCLUDING PRIVACY AND PUBLICITY RIGHTS; (ii) PUBLISH FALSEHOODS OR MISREPRESENTATIONS THAT COULD DAMAGE EDU RESEARCH GROUPOR ANY THIRD PARTY; (iii) SUBMIT MATERIAL THAT MAY BE CONSIDERED DEFAMATORY, HARASSING, HATEFUL, LIBELOUS, OBSCENE, PORNOGRAPHIC, RACIALLY OR ETHICALLY OFFENSIVE, THREATENING, UNLAWFUL, OR ENCOURAGES CONDUCT THAT WOULD BE CONSIDERED A CRIMINAL OFFENSE, GIVE RISE TO CIVIL UNREST OR LIABILITY, VIOLATE ANY LAW, OR IS OTHERWISE INAPPROPRIATE; (iv) POST ADVERTISEMENTS OR SOLICITATIONS OF BUSINESS OR OTHER COMMERCIAL INTERESTS; (v) IMPERSONATE ANOTHER EDU RESEARCH GROUPUSER OR OTHER PERSON.
e. EDU Research Group does not endorse any user, User Submission, opinion, recommendation, or advice expressed therein. EDU Research Group expressly disclaims any and all liability in connection with User Submissions. EDU Research Group does not permit copyright infringing activities and infringement of intellectual property rights on its Website and EDU Research Group will remove all Content and/or User Submission if properly notified that such Content and/or User Submission infringes on another's intellectual property rights. EDU Research Group reserves the right to remove Content and User Submissions without prior notice. EDU Research Group may also terminate a user's access to the Service, if they are determined to have infringed on other's intellectual property rights.
f. In particular, if you are a copyright owner or an authorized agent thereof and believe that a User Submission or other Content infringes upon your copyrights, you may submit a notification pursuant to the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (the "DMCA") by providing our Designated Agent for Notice of Claims of Copyright Infringement with the following information, in writing:
(i) a physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed; and
(ii) identification of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed; and
(iii) identification of the material that is claimed to be infringing or to be subject of infringing activity and that is to be potentially removed or access to which is to be disabled and information with said identification of the material to be sufficient to permit the service provider, EDU Research Group, to locate said material; and
(iv) information reasonably sufficient to permit the service provider, EDU Research Group, to contact you (such as a physical address, telephone number, facsimile number, and an electronic mail, or email, address); and
(v) a statement that you have a good faith belief that use of the material in the manner complained of is not authorized by the legally recognized copyright owner, its agent, or the law; and
(vi) a statement that the information in the notification is accurate and, under penalty of perjury, that you are authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.
EDU Research Group's Designated Agent for Notice of Claims of Copyright Infringement is: Steve Reid, 4800 N. Scottsdale Rd, Suite 4500, Scottsdale AZ, 85251 USA, email: firstname.lastname@example.org, telephone: 602-273-3247, facsimile: 623-321-6537. This important information is repeated in Section 21 of this Terms of Service.
For clarity, only DMCA notices should go to the Designated Agent for Notice of Claims of Copyright Infringement for EDU Research Group. You acknowledge that if you, the alleged owner fail to comply with all of the requirements in Section 8(f), your DMCA notice may not be valid. Also, please see USC Title 17, Chapter 5, Section 512 for more information on copyright protection.
Any other feedback, comments, requests for technical / customer support, or other communications should be directed to EDU Research Group's support service department at support@EduRG.com.
9. Intellectual Property Rights of EDU Research Group
A. Online Copyright Infringement Liability Limitation Act.
Your acceptance of this Agreement and use of any EDU Research Group Service requires that you abide by copyright laws.
B. EDU Research Group does not initiate the transmission of any copyrighted material, other than that EDU Research Group owns. The transmission or routing of data through the EDU Research Group Service is purely an automatic and technical process. EDU Research Group does not select any recipient of any copyrighted material, except as an automatic response to a request for works EDU Research Group Survey owns the copyright to. No copyrighted material, other than that owned by EDU Research Group passes through the EDU Research Group system. EDU Research Group Survey never modifies any copyrighted material other than its own.
If you believe that EDU Research Group Survey is hyperlinked to a website that is infringing upon your copyrighted works, you may send a notice to the following email addresses, please contact us using the provided contact in section 21 of this document
Your notice should include the following:
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 material that you claim is infringing is located on the 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 authorized to act on the copyright or intellectual property owner's behalf.
In appropriate circumstances, and in EDU Research Group Survey's reasonable discretion, EDU Research Group Survey shall expeditiously disable access to the interactive service.
C. Companies / Corporations
EDU Research Group Survey does not tolerate, and will not provide its Service to any Subscriber that is committing acts constituting trademark infringement, unfair competition, or province/state or foreign trademark laws.
EDU Research Group Survey reserves the right, in its complete discretion, to cancel a contract, or disable processing for any Subscriber in the event that EDU Research Group believes that the Subscriber is committing acts of trademark infringement.
10. User Account, Password, and Security
During the registration process, you will create a unique username and password for use to access the EDU Research Group Website and Services. You are solely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of the password and are fully responsible for all activities that occur under your username and password. You agree to immediately notify EDU Research Group of any unauthorized use of your username and/or password or any other breach of security. You agree that EDU Research Group cannot and will not be liable for any damages or losses incurred from your failure to comply with this Section.
11. Additional Terms
The Internet is wide reaching and global. As such, you agree to comply with all rules for your local area regarding online conduct and acceptable Content or materials. You further agree to comply with all applicable laws regarding the transmission of Content, images, or technical data exported from or imported to the city, state, province, region, or country, or as may otherwise be applicable, in which you reside.
12. No Resale Rights
You acknowledge and agree that you are not allowed to copy, duplicate, reproduce, sell, resell, or otherwise exploit for any commercial or public purpose, any use of or access to the EDU Research Group Website and/or Service.
13. Warranty Disclaimer
YOU ACKNOWLEDGE AND EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT YOUR USE OF THE EDU RESEARCH GROUPWEBSITE AND/OR SERVICES IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT THE EDU RESEARCH GROUPSERVICE IS PROVIDED ON AN "AS-IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS ONLY. EDU RESEARCH GROUPEXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, MERCHANTABILITY, AND/OR NON-INFRINGEMENTS.
ANY CONTENT OR MATERIAL DOWNLOADED FROM EDU RESEARCH GROUP'S WEBSITE, OR OTHERWISE OBTAINED, IS DONE AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK. YOU WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE TO YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEM OR TELEPHONIC EQUIPMENT, OR LOSS OF DATA THAT MAY RESULT FROM THE DOWNLOAD OF ANY SUCH CONTENT OR MATERIAL. NO ADVICE OR INFORMATION, WHETHER ORAL OR WRITTEN, OBTAINED BY YOU OR OTHERS FROM EDU RESEARCH GROUPOR THROUGH OR FROM THE WEBSITE SHALL CREATE ANY WARRANTY NOT EXPRESSLY STATED IN THESE TERMS OF SERVICE.
TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, EDU RESEARCH GROUP, ITS OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, AND/OR AGENTS DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, IN CONNECTION WITH THE WEBSITE AND SERVICES, AND YOUR USE THEROF. EDU RESEARCH GROUPMAKES NO WARRANTIES OR REPRESENTATIONS ABOUT THE ACCURACY OR COMPLETENESS OF THE WEBSITE'S CONTENT NOR THE CONTENT OF ANY SITES LINKED TO EDU RESEARCH GROUP'S WEBSITE AND ASSUMES NO LIABILITY OR RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY: (i) ERRORS, INACCURACIES, OR MISTAKES OF CONTENT; (ii) PERSONAL INJURY OR PROPERTY DAMAGE, OF ANY NATURE WHATSOEVER, RESULTLING FROM YOUR ACCESS TO AND USE OF THE EDU RESEARCH GROUPWEBSITE AND/OR SERVICES; (iii) ANY UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR USE OF OUR SERVERS AND/OR ANY AND ALL PERSONAL INFORMATION AND/OR FINANCIAL INFORMATION STORED THEREIN; (iv) ANY VIRUSES, MALICIOUS PROGRAMS, ADWARE, SPYWARE, OR THE LIKE WHICH MAY BE TRANSIMITTED TO OR FROM OUR WEBSITE; (v) ANY ERRORS AND/OR OMISSIONS IN ANY CONTENT OR FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE OF ANY KIND INCURRED AS A RESULT OF THE USE OF ANY CONTENT EMAILED, POSTED, TRANSMITTED, OR OTHERWISE MADE AVAILABLE VIA THE EDU RESEARCH GROUPWEBSITE. EDU RESEARCH GROUPDOES NOT ENDORSE, GUARANTEE, WARRANT, OR ASSUME RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY PRODUCT OR SERVICE ADVERTISED OR OFFERED BY A THIRD PARTY THROUGH THE EDU RESEARCH GROUPWEBSITE OR ANY HYPERLINKED WEBSITE OR FEATURED IN ANY BANNER OR OTHER ADVERTISING. EDU RESEARCH GROUPWILL NOT BE A PARTY TO OR IN ANY WAY BE RESPONSIBLE FOR MONITORING ANY TRANSACTION BETWEEN YOU, THE USER, AND THIRD PARTY VENDORS OR PROVIDERS OF PRODUCTS AND/OR SERVICES. AS IS TRUE WITH ANY PURCHASE, YOU SHOULD BE DILIGENT AND USE YOUR BEST JUDGMENT WHILE EXERCISING CAUTION, WHERE APPROPRIATE, WHEN MAKING A PURCHASE.
14. Limitation of Liability
IN NO EVENT SHALL EDU RESEARCH GROUP, ITS OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, OR AGENTS, BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, CONSEQUENTIAL OR OTHER DAMAGES WHATSOEVER, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, LOSS OF PROFITS, GOODWILL, USE, DATA, OR OTHER INTANGIBLE LOSSES RESULTING FROM: (i) THE USE OR INABILITY TO USE THE SERVICE; (ii) THE COST OF PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE GOODS AND/OR SERVICES RESULTING FROM ANY GOODS, DATA, INFORMATION , OR SERVICES PURCHASED OR OBTAINED OR MESSAGES RECEIVED OR TRANSACTIONS ENTERED INTO THROUGH OR FROM THE WEBSITE OR SERVICE; (iii) UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR ALTERATION OF YOUR TRANSMISSIONS OR DATA; (iv) STATEMENTS OF CONDUCT TO ANY THIRD PARTY ON THE SERVICE; OR (v) ANY OTHER MATTER RELATING TO THE EDU RESEARCH GROUPWEBSITE AND/OR SERVICE. IN ADDITION TO THE LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY LISTED HEREIN, SECTION 14 OF THESE TERMS OF SERVICE CONTAINS OTHER LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY TO BE INCORPORATED BY REFERENCE HEREIN. OTHER LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY AS ALLOWED BY LAW BUT NOT LISTED WITHIN THIS SECTION 14 OF THESE TERMS OF SERVICE ARE INFERRED HEREIN.
You, the User, agree to defend, hold harmless, and indemnify EDU Research Group, its owner(s), officers, directors, employees, and agents from and against any and all claims, damages, costs, debt, losses, liabilities, obligations, and expenses including, but not limited to, reasonable attorney's fees, arising from: (i) your use of and access to the EDU Research Group Website; (ii) any violation of any term, in whole or in part, by you of these Terms of Service and/or any other governing policies of EDU Research Group; (iii) any violation by you of any third party right, including without limitation, any copyright, privacy right, or property right; and/or (iv) any claim levied against you, the User, that your User Submission(s) caused damage to a third party. This defense and indemnification obligation shall survive these Terms of Service and your use of the EDU Research Group Website.
These Terms of Service, and any licenses or rights granted hereunder, may not be transferred or assigned by you, but may be assigned by EDU Research Group without restriction.
17. Use and Storage
You acknowledge and agree that EDU Research Group may establish general practices and limits concerning the use of the Website and/or Service, including but not limited to: (i) the maximum number of messages that may be sent from or received by an account on the Service; (ii) the maximum size or duration of any message or User Submission that may be sent from or received by an account on the Service; (iii) the maximum disk space that may be allotted on the EDU Research Group servers on your behalf; and (iv) the maximum number of times and duration for which you may access the Service in a given period of time to be determined at the sole discretion of EDU Research Group. You agree that EDU Research Group has no responsibility or liability for the deletion of or the failure to store any messages, User Submissions, or other communications or Content maintained or transmitted by the Service. You acknowledge that EDU Research Group reserves the right to log off users that are inactive for a given period of time to be determined at the sole discretion of EDU Research Group. You further acknowledge that EDU Research Group reserves the right to change these general practices and limits at any time, in its sole discretion, with or without notice.
18. Service Modifications
EDU Research Group reserves the right to, at any time, modify, suspend (in whole or in part), or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, the Service, or any part thereof, with or without notice. You agree that EDU Research Group shall not be liable to you or to any third party for any modification, suspension, or discontinuance of the Service, or any part thereof.
19. Interactions with Advertisers
You agree that any dealings, personal or commercial, with any Advertiser found on the Website is solely between you and such Advertiser. You agree that EDU Research Group shall not be responsible or liable for any loss or damage of any sort incurred as a result of any such dealings or as a result of the presence of such Advertisers on the Website.
You acknowledge that notices concerning EDU Research Group's Website and/or Services may be made by: (i) posting on the EDU Research Group Website; (ii) electronic mail, or email, sent to the address of record as provided within your User account; (iii) postal mail delivery, or any combination thereof. EDU Research Group may also provide notices of changes to these Terms of Service or other governing policies of EDU Research Group or other matters by displaying notices or links to notices in general locations on the Website.
All notices, requests, demands and other communications hereunder upon EDU Research Group shall be in writing and shall be deemed to have been duly given if personally delivered, or if mailed by postal service certified or registered mail, prepaid, or by other recognized courier services, to EDU Research Group, or to their permitted assignees, at the following address (or at such other address as may be given and demanded in writing by EDU Research Group):
Attention: Legal Department
4800 N. Scottsdale Rd, Suite 4500
Scottsdale AZ, 85251 USA
21. Copyrights and Copyright Agents
EDU Research Group affords complete respect for the intellectual property rights of others, and we demand all EDU Research Group users to tender the same level of respect. In accordance with the DMCA, EDU Research Groupwill respond expeditiously to claims of copyright infringement committed through use of the EDU Research Group Services provided all such claims are reported to EDU Research Group's "Designated Agent for Notice of Claims of Copyright Infringement", pursuant to the DMCA written statutes governing such notices.
If you believe that your work has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, it is requested that you immediately contact EDU Research Group as set forth herein.
EDU Research Group Designated Copyright Agent:
4800 N. Scottsdale Rd. Suite 4500
Scottsdale, AZ 85251 USA
Please report any violations of these Terms of Service or other governing policies of EDU Research Group, other than alleged copyright infringement issues, to our Customer Service department at: support@EduRG.com
23. Payments and Taxes
a. Should you make payment to EDU Research Group, for any purchase or reason, you acknowledge that you have thirty (30) days from the date of payment to dispute any such amounts. All disputes must be tendered in writing only with delivery confirmation to EDU Research Group(see Section 20 of these Terms of Service for complete contact information) to be considered official. You agree that any failure to abide by this policy will cause you to waive all claims related to the disputed amount.
b. Should EDU Research Group make a payment to you, for purposes of income earned, you acknowledge that you are responsible for reporting the associated income and for paying any and all applicable income tax and/or other associated taxes. Should EDU Research Group withhold taxes due as defined by your tax jurisdiction, EDU Research Group shall remit said tax withholdings in your name and you agree to authorize EDU Research Group to make such tax payments on your behalf.
24. Governing Law; Severability
These Terms of Service shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Arizona. Any provision of these Terms of Service which is prohibited or unenforceable shall be ineffective only to the extent of such prohibition or unenforceability without invalidating the remaining provisions hereof.
Any action to enforce or interpret these Terms of Service, or to resolve disputes with respect to these Terms of Service, shall be submitted for arbitration in accordance with Commercial Arbitration Rules of the American Arbitration Association and shall be heard by the American Arbitration Association in Phoenix, Arizona. Arbitration shall be the exclusive dispute resolution process used by the parties hereto. Any party may commence arbitration by sending a written demand for arbitration to the other party. Such demand shall set forth the nature of the matter to be resolved by arbitration. The substantive law of the State of Arizona shall be applied by the arbitrator to the resolution of the dispute. The parties shall share equally all initial costs of arbitration. The prevailing party shall be entitled to reimbursement of attorney fees, costs, and expenses incurred in connection with the arbitration and any judicial determinations relating thereto, including but not limited to motions to confirm and appeals with respect to such judicial determinations. All decisions of the arbitrator shall be final, binding, and conclusive on all parties. Judgment may be entered on any such decision in accordance with applicable law in any court having jurisdiction thereof. The arbitrator (if permitted under applicable law) or such court may issue a Writ of Execution to enforce the arbitrator's decision.
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