PrepMate – Terms of Sale
TERMS OF SALE
PLEASE READ THE FOLLOWING LICENSE AGREEMENT CAREFULLY.
PLEASE SCROLL DOWN TO READ PREPMATE’S REFUND POLICY.
In this document, “Customer” or “The Customer” means the person or the entity who signs up or registers or purchases or licensed to use PrepMate’s product or service or courses.
“PrepMate” means PrepMate, Inc.,
“POC” means PrepMate Online Classroom, a division of PrepMate, Inc.,.
“POC products” means one or more products, services and courses offered by PrepMate Online Classroom.
When the Customer registers and pays for POC products, PrepMate grants the Customer a nonexclusive license to use POC products for the Customer’s own private use or the private use of the Customer’s child.
Customer’s license is deemed to be activated and Customer also agree to all of the terms of this document when the Customer registers for any POC course(s), including FREE course(s) or when our server sends out a confirmation email after registration and / or the Customer’s first login after registration – whichever is earlier.
Ownership and Title
PrepMate is the sole owner of all rights, title and interest of all POC products, courses, video lessons, audio, teaching methodologies, scripts, techniques, all educational material, illustrations, diagrams, pictures, related explanatory written materials, tutorials and the contents of the websites www.PrepMate.com and online.PrepMate.com.
Logging on and use of POC products / services
After completing registration, the Customer may log on to Customer’s account at online.PrepMate.com from a PC, laptop or a tablet device that Customer owns.
After logging in, the Customer may play any video lesson(s) for which the Customer has registered.
The Customer must log out of his/her account promptly after he/she is done with a session.
The Customer hereby agrees, accepts and acknowledges that the Customer shall not log on or try to log on to any account(s) at online.PrepMate.com from any other device(s) except his / her own.
The Customer hereby agrees and accepts that the Customer shall not log on or try to log on to his / her account at online.PrepMate.com from any devices that Customer do not own, including but not limited to computers and devices in libraries, schools and Internet centers.
The Customer hereby agrees and accepts that the Customer shall not share, gift, loan, lend, lease, sub-license, publish, post, deliver, distribute, sell, re-sell, give away or otherwise make available his / her account / logging credentials to anyone or any business or any school for any reason whatsoever, resulting in unauthorized person or persons to access the Customer’s account and or view any POC products.
The Customer hereby agrees and accepts that the Customer shall not duplicate, reproduce, store or use any POC products or the methodologies or contents either in full or in part for any purpose whatsoever.
The Customer hereby agrees and accepts that the Customer shall not allow any other person or persons or business or businesses to view or have access to POC products, courses, lessons and other associated material for any reason whatsoever.
The Customer hereby agrees and accepts that Customer shall not project or display any POC products, courses or lessons on a screen or wall or television or show in any manner to a group of persons.
The Customer hereby agrees and accepts that Customer may not transfer the Customer’s rights to use POC products to another person or legal entity.
The Customer hereby agrees and accepts that POC products, services and / or courses cannot be used by any business entity, educational institutions, for-profit or not-for-profit organizations, tutors, tutoring centers and such other entities which requires a commercial / group license from PrepMate to use POC products / services.
Copyright and Non-Duplication
POC products are protected by copyright law. The Customer is strictly prohibited from downloading, recording, duplicating or reproducing any content in any manner or medium under any circumstances or violate any of the terms of this document. If the Customer violates any of the terms of this document, the Customer’s account will be immediately terminated and the fee paid will be forfeited. The Customer may be denied any further registrations for any POC products and PrepMate may initiate legal proceedings to claim damages, losses and costs from the Customer and to impose civil penalties and criminal prosecution. The Customer is hereby notified that willful infringement of copyrighted works may result in federal imprisonment of up to five years and $250,000 in fines.
Customer will be responsible for meeting, maintaining and paying for the minimum technical requirements, including PCs, Laptops, Tablets and Internet Connections in order to access POC products. The Customer is advised to take a few FREE lessons to ensure that the Customer’s devices and Internet connection are adequate to take POC products / courses. Lack of technical requirement shall not be accepted as a reason to cancel the registration and seek any refund.
Errors and Updates
PrepMate may update any POC products, courses or any lessons or any course material from time to time. A note posted in the main page of the course shall be considered a valid and adequate notice to the Customer.
POC products should not be used as a substitute for classroom instructions or a person’s own work. It is recommended and advised that the Customer / student / user must also use other methods of learning and preparing for tests besides using POC products.
POC products should be used only to supplement a student’s education and/or test preparation.
Though POC products have been developed and reviewed by professionals, PrepMate makes no warranties or representations regarding the accuracy or completeness of the contents or compatibility with any educational standards or syllabi.
The Customer hereby agrees, accepts and acknowledges that POC products may have errors, inaccuracies and defects including, but not limited to, spelling mistakes, errors related to punctuations, sentences, illustrations, grammar, context, references, subjects, mathematics, problems, descriptions, numbers, names, words, questions and answers. The Customer agrees, accepts and acknowledges that PrepMate, at its sole discretion, may choose to replace the erroneous lessons or parts of the lessons only.
The Customer agrees, accepts, acknowledges and clearly understands that PrepMate does not guarantee or warranty, either implicitly or explicitly, that the POC product(s) shall be error-free or the use of POC product(s) will earn a pass/promotion in tests or increase test scores or improve student’s educational grades or secure admission in any schools. PrepMate also makes or offers no warranty or guarantee for the physical quality of POC products including, but not limited to, the appearance, video / audio quality, colors, Internet bandwidth and other factors.
The Customer agrees, accepts and acknowledges that the use of license / registration will be entirely fulfilled once the online video streaming service is available for 90% of the registration period.
The Customer agrees, accepts and acknowledges that the online streaming may be occasionally interrupted for natural, electrical, technical, mechanical, political or other reasons or outages. PrepMate shall try to restore and resume the services within 72 hours after the Customer reports by email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Cancellation and Refunds Policy
If the customer cancels the registration within FIVE calendar days from the date of registration, PrepMate will refund 100% of the fee paid by the Customer. No refunds will be offered if the Customer cancels the registration after five business days from the date of registration.
If PrepMate is unable to offer the POC product / course for any reason whatsoever, PrepMate shall refund the fee on a pro-rata basis for the remaining number of days in the course. For example, the registration starts on July 1, 2017 and the course is scheduled to end on November 12, 2017 (135 days). If PrepMate is unable to continue the course after August 31, 2017 (62 days), then, the refund will be course fee paid x 62 / 135. The Customer agrees, accepts and acknowledges that PrepMate shall not be liable to pay any other damages, liabilities, penalties or any other monies whatsoever for cancellation of the course.
The Customer agrees, accepts and acknowledges that PrepMate shall not be held liable for any delays in production or delivery of POC products for any reason, including but not limited to, due to an Act of God, action by government, system failures, telecommunication failures, electrical failures, fire, flood, insurrection, riot, explosion, embargo, strikes whether legal or illegal or transportation interruption, unavailability of material or supplies.
UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES PREPMATE OR ITS OWNERS, OFFICERS, AUTHORS, REVIEWERS, EDITORS OR ASSOCIATES WILL BE LIABLE FOR ANY SPECIAL, DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, FOR FAILURE IN TESTS/EXAMS, POOR TEST/EXAM PERFORMANCE OR POOR SCORES/GRADES OR POOR EDUCATIONAL PERFORMANCE OR FAILURE TO SECURE ADMISSIONS IN ANY WAY ARISING OUT OF OR RELATED TO POC PRODUCT(S), EITHER ENTIRELY OR PARTLY, OR RELATED TO PRODUCT ERRORS OR RELATED TO DELIVERY DELAYS OR FOR ANY OTHER REASON WHATSOEVER, EVEN IF PREPMATE HAS BEEN ADVISED AS TO THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.
THE MAXIMUM LIABILITY, IF ANY, OF PREPMATE TO THE CUSTOMER SHALL NOT EXCEED THE PRICE PAID BY THE CUSTOMER FOR THE PRODUCT.
The Customer hereby agrees, accepts and acknowledges that the Customer shall not make any public statements concerning the existence or terms of this document / sale to press / news / media / television / radio / newspapers / magazines / journals / blogs / social media without prior approval of PrepMate.
Choice of Law and Forum
Any disputes related to this sale / product shall be governed in accordance with the laws of New York, USA. Any legal action to interpret or enforce the terms of this sale / document / product shall be brought only in the state or federal courts, as applicable, located in New York.
If Customer have any questions, he/she may contact: PREPMATE, P.O.BOX 541595, LINDEN HILL STATION, FLUSHING, NY 11354.