You specifically agree that by using the Platform, you are at least 18 years of age and you are competent under Applicable Law to enter into a legally binding and enforceable contract.
In connection with this Agreement, you may be entitled to receive certain records, such as contracts, notices, and communications, in writing. To facilitate your use of the Platform, you give us permission to provide these records to you electronically instead of in paper form.
By registering for an Account, you consent to electronically receive and access, via email or the Platform, all records and notices for the services provided to you under this Agreement that we would otherwise be required to provide to you in paper form. However, we reserve the right, in our sole discretion, to communicate with you via local postal service and/or any other third-party mail services using the address under which your account is registered. Your consent to receive records and notices electronically will remain in effect until you withdraw it. You may withdraw your consent to receive further records and notices electronically at any time. If you withdraw your consent to receive such records and notices electronically, we will revoke your access to the Platform, and you will no longer be permitted to use the Platform. Any withdrawal of your consent to receive records and notices electronically will be effective only after we have a reasonable period of time to process your request for withdrawal. Please note that your withdrawal of consent to receive records and notices electronically will not apply to records and notices electronically provided by us to you before the withdrawal of your consent becomes effective.
In order to ensure that we are able to provide records and notices to you electronically, you agree to notify us immediately of any change in your email address by updating your account information.
Subject to and conditioned on compliance with this Agreement, Connect2Teach grants you a limited license to access and, if you have created an Account, to use the Platform. You must not access (or attempt to access) the Site or Site Services by any means other than the interface provided, and you will not use information from the Platform for any purposes other than the purposes for which it was made available. You agree not to use the Platform for offering any goods or services other than Services as permitted by this Agreement. You must not sell, reproduce, distribute, modify, display, publicly perform, prepare derivative works based on, repost, or otherwise use any content of the Platform in any way for any public or commercial purpose without Connect2Teach’s prior written consent. You must not use any content of the Platform on any other website or in a networked computer environment for any purpose except your own viewing without Connect2Teach’s prior written consent. You must not frame or link to the Platform except as permitted in writing by Connect2Teach. You must not attempt to reverse engineer, modify, adapt, translate, prepare derivative works from, decompile, attempt to interfere with the operation of, or otherwise attempt to derive source code from any part of the Platform unless expressly permitted by Connect2Teach. You will not access Platform in order to build a similar service or application, or publish any performance, or any benchmark test or analysis relating to the Platform. Connect2Teach and our licensors retain all right, title, and interest in and to all Intellectual Property Rights related in and to the Platform. The Connect2Teach logos and names are trademarks of Connect2Teach and may be registered in certain jurisdictions. All other product names, company names, marks, logos, and symbols on the Platform may be the trademarks of their respective owners. Except as expressly stated in this Agreement, nothing in this Agreement confers any license under any of Connect2Teach’s or any third party’s Intellectual Property Rights, whether by estoppel, implication, or otherwise.
(a) Use of the Platform is available only to individuals who are at least 18 years old and can form legally binding contracts under Applicable Law, and in this regard you represent, acknowledge and agree that you are at least 18 years of age, and that: (a) all registration information that you submit is truthful, complete and accurate, and you shall update the information if necessary, to maintain its truthfulness, completeness and accuracy, and (b) your use of the Platform and Services offered through this Platform do not violate any Applicable Law or regulation. You must not provide false or misleading information about your business, your skills, or the services your business provides. You must not ask or allow another person to create an Account on your behalf, for your use, or for your benefit. Your Account (defined below) may be terminated without warning if Connect2Teach, in its own sole discretion, believes that you are under the age of 18 or that you are not complying with any Applicable Law, rules, regulations or the provisions of this Agreement.
(b) You will not be required to register with the Platform to simply visit and view the Platform. However, for access and in order to participate in certain features of the Platform, including but not limited to accessing and/or using the Services, you will need to create a password-protected account. To create an account, you must (i) submit your name and email address through the account registration page on the Platform and create a password; or (ii) sign in using any designated Social Media Access ("Account").
(c) When you register for an Account and from time to time thereafter, your Account will be subject to verification, including, but not limited to, validation against third-party databases or the verification of one or more official government or legal documents that confirm your identity. You authorize Connect2Teach, directly or through third parties, to make any inquiries necessary to validate your identity and confirm your ownership of your email address or financial accounts, subject to applicable law. When requested, you must provide us with information about you and your business when requested.
(d) You may create an account through which other authorized Users (each, an “Institution Member”) may act on your behalf in the roles you assign to your account (an “Institution Account”). A Service Recipient may create an Institution Account on behalf of any educational institution, university, college, Business, or any other similar institution or entity, (the “Institution”) of which such Service Recipient is an employee, contractor of or affiliated to. The Service Recipient that registered the Institution Account may also grant certain account administration privileges for the Institution Account to one or more Institution Members (each, an “Institution Account Administrator”). Except as otherwise required by Applicable Law, only the User who registered the Institution Account and the Institution Account Administrators can add or remove Institution Members to or from the Institution Account, and such Accounts shall comply with the following: i. Each Institution Member must have an Account and a profile. You understand and agree that the Institution may determine the profile visibility of any of its Institution Members. Each Institution Member must be a User and must be a real person or legally recognized entity. Each Institution Member’s Account profile must contain the Institution Member’s real name, and Institution Members must comply with all Terms of Service. Institution Members’ identities will be subject to verification. ii. You agree to grant access to the Institution Account, including with respect to any Institution Members, only to Users authorized to act on your behalf and only in accordance with this Agreement. Additionally, you agree to be fully responsible and liable for any action of any Institution Member and any other User who uses the Institution Account, including Institution Account Administrators. You represent that your Institution Members have the authority to accept this Agreement on your behalf and to create a legally binding obligation on your behalf. You understand and agree that any Institution Member may accept and enter into service contracts with any Service Provider on behalf of you and your Institution, and that you and the Institution are responsible and liable for all such service contracts accepted by anyone acting as an Institution Member. You agree: (a) not to use any Account, Institution Account, Institution Member Account, username, or password of another User of the Platform that you are not authorized to use, and (b) not to allow others who are not authorized to do so to use the Institution Account or any related Institution Member Account at any time. iii. Each Institution Member is an employee or an independent contractor of the Institution or affiliated to the institution in any manner, as may be determined by the Institution. iv. Your Institution Account (including feedback) and username are transferable only upon Connect2Teach’s approval, at Connect2Teach’s sole discretion. v. If any of your Institution Members violates this Agreement, it may affect your ability to use the Platform. Connect2Teach has the right to revoke the membership privileges of an Institution and any or all Institution Members related to the Institution Account without warning if, in Connect2Teach’s sole judgment, false or misleading information has been provided. Upon closure of an Institution Account, Connect2Teach may close any or all related Accounts.
(e) You are solely responsible for safeguarding your Connect2Teach password at all times and shall keep your Passwords secure at all times. You shall solely be responsible for all activity that occurs on your Account and you shall notify Connect2Teach immediately of any breach of security or any unauthorized use of your Account. Similarly, you shall never use another's Account without Connect2Teach’s permission. You agree that you will not misrepresent yourself or represent yourself as another user of the Platform and/or the Services offered through the Platform.
(f) You hereby expressly acknowledge and agree that Connect2Teach shall not be liable for any direct, indirect, special, incidental or consequential loss or damage arising out of any unauthorized use of your Account, and you shall solely be responsible for the same. Notwithstanding the foregoing, you may be liable for the losses of Connect2Teach or others due to such unauthorized use.
(g) You acknowledge and agree that you shall comply with the following policies (the "Account Policies"): i. You will not copy or distribute any part of the Platform in any medium without Connect2Teach's prior written authorization. ii. You shall not use any automated system, including but not limited to, "robots," "spiders," "offline readers," "scrapers," etc., to access the Platform for any purpose without Connect2Teach's prior written approval. iii. You shall not in any manual or automated manner collect Service Providers or Service Recipients information, including but not limited to, names, addresses, phone numbers, or email addresses, copying copyrighted text, or otherwise misuse or misappropriate Platform information or content, including but not limited to, use on a "mirrored", competitive, or third party site. iv. You shall not take any action that (i) unreasonably encumbers or, in Connect2Teach's sole discretion, may unreasonably encumber the Platform's infrastructure; (ii) interferes or attempts to interfere with the proper working of the Platform or any third-party participation in the Platform; or (iii) bypasses Connect2Teach's measures that are used to prevent or restrict access to the Platform. v. You agree not to collect or harvest any personally identifiable data, including without limitation, names or other Account information, from the Platform, nor to use the communication systems provided by the Platform for any commercial solicitation purposes.
You hereby acknowledge and agree that if you fail to adhere to any of the terms and conditions of this Agreement or documents referenced herein, including the Account Policies, membership eligibility criteria or Additional Policies, Connect2Teach, in its sole discretion, may terminate your Account at any time without prior notice to you as well as initiate appropriate legal proceedings, if necessary.
For the benefit of other Users of the Platform, Connect2Teach encourages you to leave objective, balanced Feedback about Users with whom you have transacted. You acknowledge and agree that Feedback results for you will consist of comments, ratings, and other feedback left by other Users, and that Connect2Teach will make available to other Platform Users, including composite feedback based on these individual ratings. Connect2Teach provides its public feedback system as a means through which Users can share their opinions publicly and Connect2Teach does not monitor or censor these opinions. Connect2Teach does not investigate any remarks posted by Users for accuracy or reliability but may do so if a User requests that Connect2Teach do so. You may be held legally responsible for damages suffered by other Users or third parties as a result of your remarks if such remarks are legally actionable or defamatory. Connect2Teach is not legally responsible for any Feedback or comments posted or made available on the Site by any Users or third parties, even if that information is defamatory or otherwise legally actionable. In order to protect the integrity of the feedback system and protect Users from abuse, Connect2Teach reserves the right (but is under no obligation) to remove posted feedback or information that in Connect2Teach’s sole judgment violates the Terms of Service or negatively affects our Platform community or operations. In the event of any dispute between Users of the Platform concerning Feedback, Connect2Teach shall be the final arbiter of such dispute, and may take any action as it may deem fit in its sole discretion, without incurring any liability therefrom.
Connect2Teach may report to law enforcement authorities any actions that may be illegal, and any reports it receives of such conduct, and shall cooperate with law enforcement agencies in respect of any alleged illegal activity on the Platform.
The Platform is a marketplace where Service Recipients and Service Providers can identify each other and buy and sell Services online. Subject to the terms of this Agreement, Connect2Teach provides the Platform to Service Recipients and Service Providers, including hosting and maintaining the Platform and enabling the formation of service contracts between the Service Providers and the Service Recipients. If a Service Recipient and Service Provider agree on terms for Services, a legally binding contract for services is formed directly between such Service Recipient and Service Provider in accordance with the terms of Clause 6 below.
Joining Connect2Teach, opening an Account and viewing posted Opportunities are free and Connect2Teach reserves the right at its sole discretion to charge fees to Users for any services that Connect2Teach currently provides or may provide in the future.
(a) You agree and acknowledge that Connect2Teach is a platform wherein Service Providers and Service Recipients can interact with each other, avail Services and as such Connect2Teach is not responsible for any agreement or negotiation between Service Providers and Service Recipients. Connect2Teach provides a standard service contract (“Service Contract”), containing a general the terms of service for the convenience of the Registered Users, and unless a Service Provider and a Service Recipient categorically chose to enter into any separate agreements (“Separate Agreements”) by uploading the Separate Agreement as an attachment to the Opportunity being posted, the Service Contract shall solely govern the relationship between a Service Provider and a Service Recipient. It is clarified herein that the details of the terms of service, including but not limited to duration, charges, payment terms, shall be determined by the Opportunity posted. You agree and acknowledge that Connect2Teach is not responsible for the Service Contract and or any Separate Agreements entered into by you with any Service Provider/Recipient. Further, Registered Users acknowledge and agree that (i) they themselves are solely responsible for addressing all issues that exist now or may arise in the future in connection with the applicable Service; (ii) it is solely up to such Registered Users, if they so desire, to enter into a separate signed, written contract, that addresses all of the relevant issues and memorializes the agreed upon Service Contract; and (iii) the terms and conditions of this Agreement shall at all times supersede any term or condition in any Separate Agreement.
(b) You should not rely on any information or resources contained on the Platform, including, without limitation, the Service Contract, as a replacement or substitute for any professional, financial, legal or other advice or counsel. Connect2Teach makes no representations and warranties, and expressly disclaims any and all liability, concerning actions taken by any user following the information or using the resources offered or provided on or through the Platforms, including, without limitation, the Service Contract. In no way will Connect2Teach be responsible for any actions taken or not taken based on the information or resources provided on this Platform. If you have a situation that requires professional advice, you should consult a qualified specialist. Do not disregard, avoid or delay obtaining professional advice from a qualified specialist because of information or resources that are provided on this Platform, however provided.
(c) Each Registered User hereby acknowledges and agrees that Connect2Teach is not a party to any oral or written Agreement for Service, Service Contract, or any contract entered into between Registered Users in connection with any Service offered, directly or indirectly, through the Platform. Each Registered User acknowledges, agrees and understands that Connect2Teach only seeks to provide a platform wherein the Service Recipient and Service Provider can be brought together and Connect2Teach itself has no role in the execution or provision of Services.
(a) You acknowledge and agree that your interactions with individuals and/or organizations found on or through the Platform, including payment of and performance of any Service, and any other terms, conditions, warranties or representations associated with such transactions or dealings, are solely between you and such individual or organization. You should take reasonable precautions and make whatever investigation or inquiries you deem necessary or appropriate before proceeding with any online or offline transaction with any third party, including without limitation, the Service Providers and Service Recipients.
(b) You understand that deciding whether to use the services of a service provider or provide services to a service recipient or use information contained in any submitted content, including, without limitation, postings, offers, requests and/or feedback, is your personal decision for which you alone are responsible. You understand that Connect2Teach does not warrant and cannot make representations as to the suitability of any individual you may decide to interact with on or through the platform and/or the accuracy or suitability of any advice, information, or recommendations made by any individual. You understand and agree that Conenct2Teach is not responsible for any background checks on any registered user, is merely a portal where service providers and service recipients can interact with each other, and is not responsible for any actions taken by a Service recipient or a Service provider based on the information provided by a Registered User on the Platform.
(c) Notwithstanding the foregoing, you agree and acknowledge that since Connect2Teach only seeks to provide a platform wherein the Service Recipient and Service Provider can be brought together and Connect2teach itself has no role in the execution or provision of Services itself, and Connect2Teach shall not be liable for any direct, indirect, special, incidental or consequential loss or damage of any kind as a result of transactions between any users of the platform. In the event of any dispute between any users, Connect2Teach shall not be responsible for the same, and in no manner shall it be involved in the same. In the event that a dispute arises between you and one or more platform users, registered users or any third party, you hereby release Connect2Teach, its officers, managers, members, directors, employees, attorneys, agents, and successors in rights from any claims, demands, and damages (actual and consequential) of every kind or nature, known or unknown, suspected or unsuspected, foreseeable or unforeseeable, disclosed or undisclosed, arising out of or in any way related to such disputes and/or the Platform or any Service provided thereunder.
You hereby agree to not upload, post, transmit, transfer, disseminate, distribute, or facilitate distribution of any content, including text, images, video, sound, data, information, or software, to any part of the Platform, including but not limited to your profile ("Profile"), the posting of your Service ("Offer") along with any content/material (whether text, images, video, sound etc.) in relation to the Service (“Service Content”), the posting of your Request or the posting of any opinions or reviews in connection with the Platform, the Service, the Service Provider, or the Service Recipient ("Feedback") (all of the foregoing is collectively referred to herein as "Submitted Content" and the posting of Submitted Content is referred to as a "Posting" or as "Postings") that:
(b) invades anyone's privacy by attempting to harvest, collect, store, or publish private or personally identifiable information, such as names, email addresses, phone numbers, passwords, account information, credit card numbers, home addresses, or other contact information without their knowledge and willing consent;
(c) contains falsehoods or misrepresentations that could damage Connect2Teach or any third party in any manner whatsoever;
(d) is pornographic, harassing, hateful, illegal, obscene, defamatory, libelous, slanderous, threatening, discriminatory, racially, culturally or ethnically offensive; incites, advocates, or expresses pornography, obscenity, vulgarity, profanity, hatred, bigotry, racism, or gratuitous violence; encourages conduct that would be considered a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability or violate any Applicable Law; promotes racism, hatred or physical harm of any kind against any group or individual; contains nudity, violence or inappropriate subject matter; or is otherwise inappropriate;
(e) is copyrighted, protected by trade secret or otherwise subject to third-party proprietary rights, including privacy and publicity rights, unless you are the owner of such rights or have permission from the rightful owner to post the material and to grant Connect2Teach all of the license rights granted herein;
(f) contains or promotes an illegal or unauthorized copy of another person's copyrighted work, such as pirated computer programs or links to them, information to circumvent manufacture installed copy-protection devices, pirated music or links to pirated music files, or lyrics, guitar tabs or sheet music, works of art, teaching tools, or any other item the copy, display, use, performance, or distribution of which infringes on another's copyright, intellectual property right, or any other proprietary right;
(g) is intended to threaten, stalk, defame, defraud, degrade, victimize, or intimidate an individual or group of individuals for any reason on the basis of age, gender, disability, ethnicity, sexual orientation, race, or religion; or to incite or encourage anyone else to do so;
(h) intends to harm or disrupt another user's computer or would allow others to illegally access software or bypass security on Platforms or servers, including but not limited, to spamming; impersonates, uses the identity of, or attempts to impersonate a Connect2Teach employee, agent, manager, host, another user, or any other person though any means;
(i) advertises or solicits a business not related to or appropriate for the Platform (as determined by Connect2Teach in its sole discretion);
(j) contains advertising for ponzi schemes, discount cards, credit counseling, online surveys or online contests;
(k) distributes or contains viruses or any other technologies that may harm Connect2Teach, or the interests or property of Connect2Teach users
(a) offers to make national or international money transfers for amounts exceeding the asking price of a service, with intent to request a refund of any portion of the payment; or
(b) unsolicited advertising or marketing of a service not offered on the PlatformWhile using the Platform, you shall not:
(a) post content or items in any inappropriate category or areas on the Platform;
(c) fail to deliver payment for Services purchased by you (if a Service Recipient), unless the Service Provider has materially changed the description of the Service description after you negotiate an agreement for such Service;
(d) fail to perform Services purchased from you (if a Service Provider), unless the Service Recipient fails to materially meet the terms of the mutually agreed upon agreement for the Services, refuses to pay, a clear typographical error is made;
(e) circumvent or manipulate the fee structure of Connect2Teach, the billing process, or fees owed to Connect2Teach; post false, inaccurate, misleading, defamatory, or libelous content (including personal information about any Platform user);
(f) take any action that may undermine the Feedback or ratings systems (such as displaying, importing or exporting Feedback information off of the Platform or using it for purposes unrelated to the Platform);
If a Service Provider violates any of the above-referenced rules in connection with his or her Posting, Connect2Teach, in its sole discretion, may take any of the following actions: (a) cancel the Posting; (b) limit the Service Provider's Account privileges; (c) suspend the Service Provider's Account; (d) cause the Service Provider to forfeit any fees earned on a cancelled Posting; (e) decrease the Service Provider's status earned via the Feedback page and/or (f) take any other action that Connect2Teach deems fit in its own sole discretion.
If a Service Recipient violates any of the above-referenced rules in connection with his or her Posting, Connect2Teach, in its sole discretion, may take any of the following actions: (a) cancel the Posting; (b) limit the Service Recipients Account privileges; (c) suspend the Service Recipients Account; (d) decrease the Service Recipient's status earned via the Feedback page; and/or (e) take any other action that Connect2Teach deems fit in its own sole discretion.
(a) The Platform may now or in the future permit the submission of videos or other communications submitted by you and other users, including without limitation, your Profile, your Offer, your Requests, any Feedback, and all Submitted Content, and the hosting, sharing, and/or publishing of such Submitted Content. You understand that whether or not such Submitted Content is published, Connect2Teach does not guarantee any confidentiality with respect to any Submitted Content.
(b) You agree that any Submitted Content provided by you for which you authorize to be searchable by Registered Users who have access to the Platform and/or any visitors accessing the Platform, is provided on a non-proprietary and non confidential basis. You agree that Connect2Teach shall be free to use or disseminate such freely searchable Submitted Content on an unrestricted basis for the purpose of providing the Services.
(c) Connect2Teach may also disclose user information including personal information if Connect2Teach reasonably believes that disclosure (i) is necessary in order to comply with a legal process (such as a court order, search warrant, etc.) or other legal requirement of any governmental authority, (ii) would potentially mitigate Connect2Teach’s liability in an actual or potential lawsuit, (iii) is otherwise necessary or appropriate to protect Connect2Teach’s rights or property, or the rights or property of any person or entity, (iv) to enforce this Agreement (including, but not limited to ensuring payment of fees by users), or (v) as may be required or necessary to deter illegal behavior (including, but not limited to, fraud).
You acknowledge and understand that the technical processing and transmission of the Platform, including your Submitted Content, may involve (a) transmissions over various networks; and (b) changes to conform and adapt to technical requirements of connecting networks or devices. You may remove your Submitted Content from the Platform at any time. If you choose to remove your Submitted Content, the license granted above will automatically expire.
It is herein clarified that you may specifically choose to exclude the Service Content submitted by you on the conditions laid down in this Clause 10.3
You acknowledge and understand that when using the Platform, you will be exposed to Submitted Content from a variety of sources, and that Connect2Teach is not responsible for the accuracy, usefulness, safety, or intellectual property rights of or relating to such Submitted Content. You further acknowledge and understand that you may be exposed to Submitted Content that is inaccurate, offensive, indecent, or objectionable, and you agree to waive, and hereby do waive, any legal or equitable rights or remedies you have or may have against Connect2Teach with respect thereto, and agree to indemnify and hold Connect2Teach, its owners, members, managers, operators, directors, officers, agents, affiliates, and/or licensors, harmless to the fullest extent allowed by Applicable Law regarding all matters related to your use of the Platform.
You are solely responsible for the photos, profiles and other content, including, without limitation, Submitted Content that you publish or display on or through the Platform, or transmit to other Platform users. You understand and agree that Connect2Teach may, in its sole discretion and without incurring any liability, review and delete or remove any Submitted Content that violates this Agreement or which might be offensive, illegal, or that might violate the rights, harm, or threaten the safety of Platform users or others.
Connect2Teach reserves the right at any time and from time to time to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, the Platform (or any part thereof) with or without notice and in its sole discretion. You agree that Connect2Teach shall not be liable to you or to any third party for any modification, suspension or discontinuance of Connect2Teach services.
(b) Unless Connect2Teach has previously cancelled or terminated your use of the Platform (in which case subsequent notice by Connect2Teach shall not be required), if you provided a valid email address during registration, Connect2Teach will notify you via email of any such termination or cancellation, which shall be effective immediately upon Connect2Teach's delivery of such notice.
(c) Upon Termination of Service, the following shall occur: all licenses granted to you hereunder will immediately terminate; and you shall promptly destroy all copies of Connect2Teach Data (as defined below), Marks (as defined below) and other content in your possession or control. You further acknowledge and agree that Connect2Teach shall not be liable to you or any third party for any termination of your access to the Platform. Upon Termination of Service, Connect2Teach retains the right to use any data collected from your use of the Platform for internal analysis and archival purposes, and all related licenses you have granted Connect2Teach hereunder shall remain in effect for the foregoing purpose. In no event shall Connect2Teach be obligated to return any Submitted Content to you. All Clauses in this Agreement shall survive expiration or termination of the Platform or your Account.
(d) You agree to indemnify and hold Connect2Teach, and its officers, managers, members, affiliates, successor, assigns, directors, agents, Service Providers, suppliers, and employees harmless from any claim or demand, including reasonable attorneys' fees and court costs, made by any third party due to or arising out of the Termination of Service.
The content on the Platform (exclusive of all Submitted Content), including without limitation, the text, software, scripts, graphics, photos, sounds, music, videos, interactive features and the like ("Data") and the trademarks, service marks and logos contained therein ("Marks"), are owned by Connect2Teach. Other trademarks, names and logos on this Platform are the property of their respective owners.
Data on the Platform is provided to you for your information and personal use only and may not be used, copied, reproduced, distributed, transmitted, broadcast, displayed, sold, licensed, or otherwise exploited for any other purposes whatsoever without the prior written consent of the respective owners. Connect2Teach reserves all rights not expressly granted in and to the Platform and the Data. You agree not to use, copy, or distribute, any of the Data other than as expressly permitted herein, including any use, copying, or distribution of Submitted Content obtained through the Platform for any commercial purposes. If you download or print a copy of the Data for personal use, you must retain all copyright and other proprietary notices contained thereon. You agree not to circumvent, disable or otherwise interfere with security features of the Platform or features that prevent or restrict use or copying of any Data or enforce limitations on use of the Platform or the Data therein.
The Platform may also contain Data of other users or licensors, which you shall not copy, modify, translate, publish, broadcast, transmit, distribute, perform, display, or sell.
The Platform and other Connect2Teach services may be supported by advertising revenue, as maybe determined by Connect2Teach and Connect2Teach may, in its own sole discretion, display advertisements and promotions on the Platform. The manner, mode and extent of advertising by Connect2Teach on the Platform are subject to change and the appearance of advertisements on the Platform does not necessarily imply endorsement by Connect2Teach of any advertised products or services. You agree and acknowledge that Connect2Teach shall not be responsible or liable for any loss or damage of any sort incurred by you as a result of any such dealings or as the result of the presence of such advertisers on the Platform.
You agree that your use of the Platform and utilization of any Services, shall be at your own risk. You agree that Connect2teach and its officers, managers, members, directors, employees, successors, assigns, subsidiaries, affiliates, service providers, suppliers, and agents (“Protected Parties”) disclaim all warranties, express, implied, statutory or otherwise, make no warranties, representations, or guarantees in connection with this platform, the services offered on or through this platform, any data, materials, submitted content, relating to the quality, suitability, truth, accuracy or completeness of any information or material contained or presented on this platform, including without limitation the materials, data and submitted content of other users of this site or other third parties. At all times and to the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, the Platform, the Services offered on or through this Platform, Data, Materials, Submitted Content, and any information or material contained or presented on this platform is provided to you on an "as is," "as available" and "where is" basis with no warranty of implied warranty of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement of third-party rights. Connect2teach does not provide any warranties against errors, mistakes, or inaccuracies of data, content, information, materials, substance of the platform or submitted content, any unauthorized access to or use of Coonect2Teach’s secure servers and/or any and all personal information and/or financial information stored therein, any bugs, viruses, trojan horses, or the like which may be transmitted to or through the platform by any third party, any interruption or cessation of transmission to or from the platform, any defamatory, offensive, or illegal conduct of any third party or service recipient or service provider, or any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of the use of any data, content, information, materials, substance of the platform or submitted content posted, emailed, transmitted, or otherwise made available via the platform. Connect2teach does not endorse, warrant, guarantee, or assume responsibility for any product or service advertised or offered by a third party through the platform or any hyperlinked site or featured in any banner or other advertisement. Connect2teach will not be a party to or in any way be responsible for monitoring any transaction between you and any party, including third party service providers of products or services. As with the use of any product or service, and the publishing or posting of any material through any medium or in any environment, you should use your best judgment and exercise caution where appropriate.
In no event shall Connect2Teach, or the Protected Parties be liable to you for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, punitive, consequential or exemplary losses /damages (including but not limited to loss of business, revenue, profits, use, data or other economic advantage) whatsoever resulting from any (i) access to or use of the Platform or any Services offered by any service providers via the platform, including services provided pursuant to an agreement formed independently of the Platform, whether or not an agreement for service formed via the Platform is in effect; (ii) errors, mistakes, or inaccuracies of data, marks, content, information, materials or substance of the platform or submitted content; (iii) any unauthorized access to or use of Connect2Teach’s secure servers and/or any and all personal information and/or financial information stored therein; (iv) any bugs, viruses, trojan horses, or the like which may be transmitted to or through the platform by any third party; (v) any interruption or cessation of transmission to or from the platform; (vi) any errors or omissions in any data, content, information, materials or substance of the platform or submitted content; (vii) any failed negotiations for a Service, any disputes that arise during or after the negotiation of a Service or the formation of a contract for a service, or any other dispute that arises between users of the platform; (viii) any defamatory, offensive, or illegal conduct of any third party or service recipient or service provider; or (ix) any use of any Data, Marks, content, information, Materials or substance of the Platform or submitted content posted, emailed, transmitted, or otherwise made available on or through the platform, whether based on warranty, contract, tort (including negligence), or any other legal theory, and whether or not Connect2Teach is advised of the possibility of such damages. The foregoing limitation of liability shall apply to the fullest extent permitted by law in the applicable jurisdiction.
In no event shall the total, aggregate liability of Connect2Teach, or any of the Protected Parties, arising from or relating to the Platform, Submitted Content, the Services, or otherwise in relation the Platform exceed the total amount of fees actually paid to Connect2Teach by you hereunder.
You hereby acknowledge and agree that Connect2Teach shall not be liable for submitted content or the defamatory, offensive, or illegal conduct of any third party, Service Recipients, Service Providers, Registered Users and/or any other user, and that the risk of harm or damage from the foregoing rests entirely with you. You further acknowledge and agree that Connect2Teach shall not be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, punitive, consequential or exemplary damages (including but not limited to loss of business, revenue, profits, use, data or other economic advantage) whatsoever resulting from or relating to any contract between platform users entered into independently of the platform.
The Platform may contain links to third-party platforms that are not owned or controlled by Connect2Teach. Connect2Teach does not have any control over, and assumes no responsibility for, the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third-party platforms. In addition, Connect2Teach will not and cannot censor or edit the content of any third-party site. By using the platform, you expressly relieve Connect2Teach from any and all liability arising from your use of any third party platform.
Neither Connect2Teach nor you shall be liable to the other for any event which is outside the reasonable control of any party affected by such event impairing such party’s ability to perform any of its obligations under this Agreement (including but not limited to acts of God, fire, flood, lightning, war, revolution, act of terrorism, riot or civil commotion, epidemic, quarantine, strikes, lock-outs or other industrial action, whether of the affected party's own employees or others, failure of supplies of power, fuel, transport, equipment, raw materials or other goods or services or loss of data) (“Force Majeure Event”).
Notwithstanding anything contained in Clause 17.1 above, you agree and acknowledge that you shall at all times be responsible for any payment obligations as under this Agreement, in a time bound manner, and a Force Majeure Event shall not preclude such payment obligations.
Any Dispute which cannot be settled by mutual conciliation as aforesaid within 15 (fifteen) days of consultation or such further period as you and Connect2Teach (“Parties”) may agree, shall be submitted to arbitration at the request of any Party to the dispute upon written notice to that effect to the other Parties to the dispute and such arbitration shall be conducted in accordance with the UNCITRAL Rules (“Rules”) which Rules, as modified from time to time, are deemed to be incorporated by reference into this Clause 18.2 (provided that, in the event of any conflict between the Rules and the provisions of this Clause 18.2 the latter shall prevail). The arbitration proceedings shall take place before a sole arbitrator mutually appointed by the Parties. In the event the Parties are unable to agree on such arbitrator, the arbitral tribunal (“Tribunal”) shall consist of 3 (three) arbitrators. Each Party shall appoint 1 (one) arbitrator each and the arbitrators appointed by such disputing parties shall appoint the 3rd (third) arbitrator (who shall be chairman of the Tribunal). Any arbitrator appointed must be fluent in English.
All arbitration proceedings shall be conducted in the English language and the venue and seat of arbitration shall be [London], provided that, the arbitrator(s) may hold hearings in such other locations as the arbitrator(s) determine to be most convenient and efficient for all of the parties to such arbitration proceedings under the circumstances. The arbitral award shall be in writing and shall state the reasons for the award.
The parties at dispute agree that the arbitration proceedings shall be kept confidential and that the existence of the proceeding and any element of it (including but not limited to any pleadings, briefs or other documents submitted or exchanged, any testimony or other oral submissions, and any awards) shall not be disclosed beyond the arbitrator(s), the parties at dispute, their counsels and any Person necessary to the conduct of the proceeding, except as may be lawfully required in judicial proceedings relating to the arbitration or otherwise.
The losing Party, as determined by the arbitrator(s), shall pay all the reasonable out-of-pocket expenses (including, without limitation, reasonable attorneys’ fees) incurred by the prevailing Party, as determined by the arbitrators, in connection with any dispute unless the arbitrators direct otherwise.
The parties to the arbitration proceedings agree that the award of the arbitrator(s) shall be final and binding upon such parties. Judgment upon the award may be entered by any court having jurisdiction thereof or having jurisdiction over the relevant party or its assets.
When any dispute is referred to arbitration, except for the dispute that forms the subject matter of the arbitration proceedings, the Parties shall continue to exercise their remaining respective rights, and fulfill their remaining respective duties and obligations under this Agreement.
The provisions of Clause 18 shall survive any termination of this Agreement.
The seat of arbitration shall be London and the courts of London shall have jurisdiction.
You agree to defend, indemnify, hold harmless and keep indemnified Connect2Teach and the Protected Parties against all Losses arising out of, related to, or anyway connected with arising out of or in any way connected with your use of the platform, any submitted content and/or providing or availing any Service.
In addition to the recognition that Connect2Teach is not a party to any contract between Users, you hereby release Connect2Teach, our Affiliates, and our respective officers, directors, agents, subsidiaries, joint ventures, and employees from claims, demands, and damages (actual and consequential) of every kind and nature, known and unknown, arising out of or in any way connected with any dispute you have with another User, whether it be at law or in equity. This release includes, for example and without limitation, any disputes regarding the performance, functions, and quality of the Services provided to a Service Recipient by a Service Provider and requests for refunds based on disputes.
If any provision of this Agreement is rendered void, illegal or unenforceable in any respect under any applicable law (i.e. any applicable national, state, local or other statute, law, by law, rule, ordinance, constitution, regulation, notification, direction, guideline, policy, judgment, decree or order of, or determination by, or any interpretation or administration having the force of law of any of the foregoing, by any governmental authority having jurisdiction over the matter or the parties in question, collectively referred to as “Applicable Law”), then the validity, legality and enforceability of the remaining provisions of this Agreement shall not in any way be affected or impaired in any way. In such an event, Connect2Teach may use its best efforts to incorporate a new provision in this Agreement which shall as nearly as possible have the same commercial effect as the provision rendered void, illegal or unenforceable.
Save and except as expressly provided in this Agreement, No exercise, or failure to exercise, or delay in exercising any right, power, or remedy vested in Connect2Teach under or pursuant to this Agreement shall constitute a waiver by Connect2Teach of that or any other right, power, or remedy. The waiver by Connect2Teach of any breach of this Agreement shall not prevent the subsequent enforcement of any subsequent breach of that provision and shall not be deemed to be a waiver of any subsequent breach of that or any other provision.
Connect2Teach shall be entitled to seek and enforce specific performance of this Agreement, in addition to any other legal rights and remedies, without the necessity of demonstrating the inadequacy of monetary damages.
You agree that any cause of action arising out of or related to the Platform must commence within one (1) year after the cause of action accrues. Otherwise, such cause of action is permanently barred.
All notices to Connect2Teach or our Affiliates intended to have a legal effect must be in writing and delivered either (a) in person; (b) by a means evidenced by a delivery receipt, to the following address: [insert address]; or (c) in writing via email to [insert email]. All such notices are deemed effective upon receipt by Connect2Teach. Connect2Teach.does not accept service of any legal process by email or mail and all such service should occur by hand delivery on Connect2Teach. or its registered agent for service of process.
In this Agreement, except where the context otherwise requires, (i) capitalised terms defined by inclusion in quotations and/or parenthesis have the meanings so ascribed; and (ii) the following words and expressions shall have the following meanings: “Affiliate” means any entity that, directly or indirectly, through one or more intermediaries, controls, is controlled by, or is under common control with Connect2Teach;
“Business” shall mean any company (including a limited liability company), joint venture, corporation, partnership (whether limited or unlimited), proprietorship, trust, or any other similar enterprise.
“Featured Post” shall mean any Opportunity that is featured prominently on the Platform upon payment of the requisite fee;
“Intellectual Property Rights” means all patent rights, copyright rights, mask work rights, moral rights, rights of publicity, trademark, trade dress and service mark rights, goodwill, trade secret rights and other intellectual property rights as may now exist or hereafter come into existence, and all applications therefore and registrations, renewals and extensions thereof, under the laws of any state, country, territory or other jurisdiction;
“Payment Portal” shall mean the payment services and payment gateways provided on the Platform by Paytm or other similar companies, as maybe decided by Connect2Teach from time to time;
“Social Media Access” shall mean Facebook, Google, LinkedIn and/or any other social media platform classified as thus by Connect2Teach using which, Registered Users may sign-in onto the Platform.