Terms of Service
The following Terms of Service (TOS) apply to the Frontline Learning Web site (the "Web Site") and to the software, programs, services, and materials on the Web Site ("Site Content"). By registering as a user of the Web Site, you accept and agree to comply with the following Terms of Service.
The use of some services or programs on the Web Site may be subject to additional terms. These terms will be made available to you before using the services or programs.
Frontline Learning (FL Inc.) may at any time modify, alter, update, or remove portions of the TOS. Changes to the TOS will be posted on this page. Your continued use of the Web Site signifies your acceptance of any changed items.
Your Frontline Learning user name and password entitle you to a personal, non-exclusive, non-assignable, and non-transferable license to use the Web Site and the programs and resources linked to it according to these Terms of Service. You are not authorized to sublicense, transfer, sell, or assign the license.
Use of Material
The Web Site is for your personal use. You are authorized to view and download a single copy of any material on the Web Site for which you have registered. You agree not to reproduce, modify, retransmit, resell, create derivative works from, or transfer, for any commercial purposes, any portion of, or access to, the Web Site or Site Content.
Copyright and other laws in the Canada and elsewhere protect the material on the Web Site. The Web Site's material includes both content owned or controlled by Fls and content licensed to Fls by third parties. Unless otherwise indicated, all material on the Web Site is Copyright 2005.
"Frontline Learning" logo are trademarks or service marks of the Frontline Learning. All other trademarks, service marks, and logos used on the Web Site are the trademarks, service marks, and logos of their respective owners. Patents are pending on certain technologies, methods, and processes embodied in the Web Site and its underlying platform.
Standards of Conduct
The Web Site may provide collaborative features such as chat rooms and message boards to registered users. You are responsible for your own communications with respect to the collaborative features and for any consequences thereof. You agree to use collaborative features only to post or disseminate material that is proper and related to the particular collaborative feature. Examples of actions that constitute inappropriate use of a collaborative feature include, but are not limited to:
- harassing, threatening, or slandering another user or in any way violating others' legal rights
- posting any material or other content that is abusive, invasive of another user's privacy, obscene, or otherwise objectionable
- posting software or other material in violation of copyright laws or knowingly downloading such material posted by another user
- knowingly posting files that contain viruses or other programs that may damage the operation of another user's computer
- posting advertisements or offers to sell or buy any goods or services
- conducting or forwarding surveys, chain letters, or solicitations to participate in contests or pyramid schemes
- misrepresenting your identity or your affiliation with any other person or entity
- falsifying or deleting any author, source, or brand attribution or legal notice contained in any Site Content or material posted via a collaborative feature
- restricting or inhibiting another registered user from accessing the Web Site
- collecting and/or distributing information about other users, including e-mail addresses, without their consent
Frontline Learning users provide most of the material found in collaborative features. FL Inc. is therefore not responsible for the content of each posting.
FL Inc. is not obligated to monitor, pre-screen, or control the content of any posting. FL Inc. does not endorse, support, represent, or guarantee the accuracy or reliability of any communication posted or endorse any opinion expressed in any posting. FL Inc. reserves the right to monitor collaborative features at any time, and delete any material that violates the Standards of Conduct.
By participating in collaborative features, you are granting FL Inc. a royalty free, perpetual, irrevocable, non-exclusive license to use your submission in connection with the operation of the Web Site. This license includes the right to reproduce, modify, publish, edit, translate, distribute, and display the submission alone or as part of other works in any media or technology, whether now known or hereafter developed, and to sublicense such rights. This license does not apply to assignments submitted to fulfill the requirements of eLearning programs, nor does it apply to assessments.
The Web Site may contain links to other sites. Such linked external sites are not under the control of FL Inc., and FL Inc. is, therefore, not responsible or liable for the contents of any such linked site. The appearance of an external link on this site does not imply FL Inc's endorsement of the linked site, its sponsor, or any products or services offered. Use of any linked site is at your own risk.
FL Inc. reserves the right to terminate your use of the Web Site and/or remove and discard any content you may have posted if FL Inc. believes that you have violated or acted inconsistently with the letter or spirit of the TOS. You agree that any termination of your access to the Web Site under any provision of this TOS may be effected without prior notice, and acknowledge and agree that FL Inc. may immediately deactivate your account and all related information and files in your account. Further, you agree that FL Inc. shall not be liable to you or to any third party for such termination of your access to the Web Site.
No Warranties; Limitation of Liability; Disclaimer of Damages
THE WEB SITE AND ALL THE CONTENTS HEREOF ARE PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" BASIS WITHOUT ANY WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. FL Inc. AND THIRD PARTIES ASSOCIATED WITH THE WEB SITE, TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO WARRANTIES OF TITLE, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, MERCHANTABILITY, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT OF PROPRIETARY OR THIRD PARTY RIGHTS. FL Inc. AND THIRD PARTIES ASSOCIATED WITH THE WEB SITE MAKE NO WARRANTIES ABOUT THE ACCURACY, RELIABILITY, COMPLETENESS, OR TIMELINESS OF THE WEB SITE OR THE CONTENTS HEREOF. FL Inc. DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE WEB SITE WILL OPERATE ERROR-FREE OR THAT THE WEB SITE OR ITS SERVER ARE FREE OF COMPUTER VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL ITEMS. IF YOUR USE OF THE WEB SITE OR THE CONTENTS HEREOF RESULTS IN THE NEED FOR SERVICING OR REPLACING EQUIPMENT OR DATA, HBSP IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR THOSE COSTS. MUCH OF THE MATERIAL ON THE WEB SITE IS PROVIDED BY THIRD PARTIES, AND FL Inc. SHALL NOT BE HELD RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY SUCH THIRD PARTY MATERIAL.
Exclusions and Limitations
Some jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion of certain warranties or the limitation or exclusion of liability for incidental or consequential damages. Accordingly, some of the above limitations may not apply to you.
You agree to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless Frontline Learning and its officers, employees, directors, agents, suppliers, and affiliates from and against any and all claims, damages, costs, or other expenses (including reasonable attorneys fees) that arise directly or indirectly out of or from: (1) any breach of these Terms of Service or any representation in these Terms Of Service; (2) your postings; and/or (3) your activities in connection with the Web Site or Site Contents. You further agree to cooperate as fully as may be reasonably required in the defense of any such claim.
Notices to you may be made via either postal mail or electronic mail. The Web Site may also provide notices of changes to the TOS or other matters.
You agree to comply with all local laws, rules, and regulations regarding acceptable online conduct and content. You agree to comply with all applicable laws regarding the transmission of technical data exported from the Canada or the country in which you reside.
The TOS constitutes the entire agreement between you and FL Inc.. The TOS governs your use of the Web Site, superceding any prior agreements between you and FL Inc.. If any provision of the TOS is found by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, the parties nevertheless agree that the court should endeavor to give effect to the parties' intentions as reflected in the provision, and the other provisions of the TOS remain in full force and effect. You agree that regardless of any statute or law to the contrary, any claim or cause of action arising out of or related to use of the Web Site or the TOS must be filed within one (1) year after such claim or cause of action arose or be forever barred.
The section titles in the TOS are for convenience only and have no legal or contractual effect.
If you have any questions about these Terms of Service, the practices of the Web Site, or your dealings with the Web Site, please contact Frontline Learning Customer Service.