SchooLinks - Terms of Use

Thank you for using SchooLinks.com website (hereinafter, the "Site"). Please read our Terms of Use ("Agreement", "Terms of Use") carefully before using https://www.schoolinks.com, the Site, operated by SchooLinks ("us", "we", or "our"). This Agreement sets forth the legally binding terms and conditions for your use of the Site. By accessing or using the Site in any manner, including, but not limited to, visiting, browsing, or contributing content or other materials to the Site, you agree to be bound by these Terms of Use. Do not access or use the Site if you are unwilling or unable to be bound by the Terms.

Intellectual Property

The Site and its original content, features and functionality are owned by SchooLinks and are protected by international copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret and other intellectual property or proprietary rights laws. All materials published on the Site are protected by copyright laws, and may not be reproduced, republished, distributed, transmitted, resold, displayed, broadcast, or otherwise exploited in any manner without the express written permission of either SchooLinks or, in the case of content licensed by SchooLinks from third parties, the entity that is credited as the copyright holder of such licensed content.

Termination

We may terminate your access to the Site, without cause or notice, which may result in the forfeiture and destruction of all information associated with you. All provisions of this Agreement that by their nature should survive termination shall survive termination, including, without limitation, ownership provisions, warranty disclaimers, indemnity, and limitations of liability. You may terminate the Terms at any time by closing your account, discontinuing your use of the Site, and providing SchooLinks with a notice of termination by contacting us at info@schoolinks.com.

Translation

We may translate these Terms of Use into other languages for your convenience. However, the English version governs your relationship with SchooLinks, and any inconsistencies among the different versions will be resolved in favor of the English version.

Content

You alone are responsible for Your Content, and once published, it cannot always be withdrawn. You assume all risks associated with Your Content, including anyone's reliance on its quality, accuracy, or reliability, or any disclosure by you of information in Your Content that makes you personally identifiable. You represent that you own, or have the necessary permissions to use and authorize the use of Your Content as described herein. You may not imply that Your Content is in any way sponsored or endorsed by SchooLinks. You may expose yourself to liability if, for example, Your Content contains material that is false, intentionally misleading, or defamatory; violates any third-party right, including any copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret, moral right, privacy right, right of publicity, or any other intellectual property or proprietary right; contains material that is unlawful, including illegal hate speech or pornography; exploits or otherwise harms minors; or violates or advocates the violation of any law or regulation.


SchooLinks perserves the distribution rights to any content published on SchooLinks, which includes but not limited to photo, videos, reviews, comments, profile information.


A. Our Right to Use Your Content: We may use Your Content in a number of different ways, including publicly displaying it, reformatting it, and other works, creating derivative works from it, promoting it, distributing it, and allowing others to do the same in connection with their own websites and media platforms . As such, you hereby irrevocably grant us world-wide, perpetual, non-exclusive, royalty-free, assignable, sublicensable, transferable rights to use Your Content for any purpose. Please note that you also irrevocably grant the users of the Site and any Other Media the right to access Your Content in connection with their use of the Site and any Other Media. Finally, you irrevocably waive, and cause to be waived, against SchooLinks and its users any claims and assertions of moral rights or attribution with respect to Your Content. By "use" we mean use, copy, publicly perform and display, reproduce, distribute, modify, translate, remove, analyze, commercialize, and prepare derivative works of Your Content.

B. Ownership: As between you and SchooLinks, you own Your Content. We own the SchooLinks Content, including but not limited to visual interfaces, interactive features, graphics, design, compilation, including, but not limited to, our compilation of User Content and other Site Content, computer code, products, software, aggregate user review ratings, and all other elements and components of the Site excluding Your Content, User Content and Third Party Content. We also own the copyrights, trademarks, service marks, trade names, and other intellectual and proprietary rights associated with the SchooLinks Content and the Site, which are protected by copyright, trade dress, patent, trademark laws and all other applicable intellectual and proprietary rights and laws. As such, you may not modify, reproduce, distribute, create derivative works or adaptations of, publicly display or in any way exploit any of the SchooLinks Content in whole or in part except as expressly authorized by us. Except as expressly and unambiguously provided herein, we do not grant you any express or implied rights, and all rights in and to the Site and the SchooLinks Content are retained by us.

Scholarships

SchooLinks is not responsible for the accuracy of the scholarship content listed on the site. SchooLinks is only resposnible for handling application content and submitting them to web portals according to scholarship description, users who choose to apply through SchooLinks are subjected to risk of unsuccessful application. SchooLinks does not have any affiliation with the scholarship sponsors, it is an information aggreggator and software tool to help users apply for scholarships in a more convenient way.

Payment, Upgrading and Downgrading Terms

  • All paid subscription plans must enter a valid payment account. Free accounts are not required to provide payment account information.
  • An upgrade from the free plan to any paying plan will immediately bill you.
  • For monthly payment plans, you will be billed in advance on a monthly basis and is non-refundable. Reoccurring Payments will incur on the last day of the previous billing cycle. For annual plans, reoccurring payments will incur on the last day of the previous billing cycle.
  • All fees are exclusive of all taxes, levies, or duties imposed by taxing authorities, and you shall be responsible for payment of all such taxes, levies, or duties, excluding only United States (federal or state) taxes.
  • For any upgrade or downgrade in plan level while on a monthly billing cycle, you will start a new billing cycle immediately, there is no refund for the previous billing cycle paid.
  • If you are downgrading to a free plan, please consult our Refund Policy.
  • Downgrading your Service may cause the loss of Content, features, or capacity of your Account. SchooLinks does not accept any liability for such loss.
  • Refund Policy

    Generally, all fees and charges are nonrefundable and there are no refunds or credits for partially used periods.

    There is no refund for any unused partnership and recruitment intros. So, please make sure you use all your intros during the billing cycle, the intros will expire at the end of the billing cycle. Should you cancel the plan before the billing cycle ends, and your account will be cancelled at the end of the billing cycle. For annual plan subscriber, you will have until the end of the year for the account to be effectively cancelled, even if you cancel your plan before the billing year ends. No refunds will be granted, however your plan will not renew after your current annual plan expires.

    Amounts you pay pursuant to the Advertising service are non-refundable.

    There is no refund for On-boarding fees.

    If you believe you have made a purchase by accident, please contact support within 24 hours of order placement at billing@schoolinks.com

    On-boarding Fee

    Should you cancel your plan, and purchase the plan again down the road, you will need to pay for the On-boarding fee again.

    Advertising

    Removal of Advertisements

    SchooLinks reserves the unilateral right to remove any or all active ads if there is an amount owed under this Supplement that is past due by more than fifteen (3) days.

    No Guarantees

    SchooLinks does not guarantee the results or distribution of any advertisement in any manner. SchooLinks does not guarantee you any number of impressions (i.e., times your advertisement is viewed by a member) or clicks (i.e., times your advertisement is clicked on by a member) through SchooLinks Ads.

    Other

    User Content (including any that may have been created by users employed or contracted by SchooLinks) does not necessarily reflect the opinion of SchooLinks. We reserve the right to remove, screen, edit, or reinstate User Content from time to time at our sole discretion for any reason or no reason, and without notice to you. We have no obligation to retain or provide you with copies of Your Content, nor do we guarantee any confidentiality with respect to Your Content.

    Deactivation

    By deactivating your account, you will not be able to use the platform and receive communication. However, your information will still be stored by SchooLinks. SchooLinks bears no responsibility of the loss of your content nor communication.

    Privacy Policy

    SchooLinks strongly believes in protecting your privacy. Please click here to review our current Privacy Policy, which also governs your use of SchooLinks.com, to understand our practices.

    Links to other Sites

    Our Site may contain links to third-party sites that are not owned or controlled by SchooLinks. Such hyperlinks are provided for your reference only. SchooLinks has no control over, and assumes no responsibility for, the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third party sites or services. In addition, it is up to you to take precautions to ensure that whatever links you select or software you download (whether from this Website or other websites) is free of such items as viruses, worms, trojan horses, defects and other items of a destructive nature. We strongly advise you to read the terms of use and privacy policy of any third-party site that you visit.

    Governing Law

    This Agreement (and any futher rules, polices, or guidelines incorporated by reference) shall be governed and construed in accordance with the laws of California, United States, without giving effect to any principles of conflicts of law.

    Indemnification

    You agree to defend and indemnify SchooLinks and its affiliates and any of their owners, directors, employees and agents from and against any claims, causes of action, demands, recoveries, losses, damages, fines, penalties or other costs or expenses of any kind or nature including but not limited to reasonable legal and accounting fees, brought by third parties as a result of your breach of this Agreement, your use of the Site, or your violation of any law or the rights of a third party.

    Changes to this Agreement

    We reserve the right, at our sole discretion, to modify or replace these Terms of Use by posting the updated terms on the Site. Your continued use of the Site after any such changes constitutes your acceptance of the new Terms of Use. Please review this Agreement periodically for changes. If you do not agree to any of this Agreement or any changes to this Agreement, do not use, access or continue to access the Site or discontinue any use of the Site immediately.

    Suggestions and Improvements

    By sending us any ideas, suggestions, documents or proposals ("Feedback"), you agree that your Feedback does not contain the confidential or proprietary information of third parties. In addition, we are under no obligation of confidentiality, express or implied, with respect to the Feedback and that we may have something similar to the Feedback already under consideration or in development. Also, you grant us an irrevocable, non-exclusive, royalty-free, perpetual, worldwide license to use, modify, prepare derivative works, publish, distribute and sublicense the Feedback, and you irrevocably waive, and cause to be waived, against SchooLinks and its users any claims and assertions of any moral rights contained in such Feedback.

    Liability Disclaimer

    The information, images, videos, links published on this website may include inaccuracies or errors. SchooLinks do not guarantee the accuracy of, and disclaim all liability for any errors or other inaccuracies relating to the information and description of the schools (language schools, high schools, universities and colleges, summer camps) and agents (including without limitation, the pricing, photographs, information about schools, descriptions, etc.). SchooLinks does not take responsibility of any information provided by agents or schools to students.

    SchooLinks make no representations about the suitability of the information contained in the website for any purpose, and the inclusion or offering of any products or services on this website does not constitute any endorsement or recommendation of such products or services by SchooLinks All such information, software and services are provided "As is" without warranty of any kind. SchooLinks disclaim all warranties and conditions that this webstie, its servers or any email sent from SchooLinks, are free of viruses or other harmful components. SchooLinks hereby disclaims all warranties and conditions with regard to this information, software, products, and services, including all implied warranties and conditions with regard to this information, software, products, and services, including all implied warrant. In no event shall SchooLinks (its officers, directors and affiliates) be liable for any direct, indirect, punitive, incidental, special, or consequential damages arising out of, or ina any way connected with, your access to, display or use this website (including, but not limited to, your reliance upon opinions appearing on this website; any computer viruses, information, software, linked sites, products, and services obtained through this website; or otherwise arising out of the access to, display of or use of this website) whether based on a theory of negligence, contract, tort, strict liability, or otherwise, and even if SchooLinks has been advised of the possibility of such damages. The limitation of liability reflects the allocation of risk between the parties. The limitations specified in this section will survive and apply even if any limited remedy specified in these terms is found to have failed of its essential purpose. The limitations of liability provided in these terms inure to the benefit of SchooLinks.

    Contact Us

    If you have any questions about this Agreement, please contact us at info@schoolinks.com.