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Terms of Service

These Terms of Service were last revised on March 16, 2011

本服务条款(“TOS”)是由卡灵顿学院及其附属机构、母公司、分支机构(“CC”、“我们”、“我们”和“我们的”)和您本人以及您为之使用本网站的实体(统称为“您”、智力对突尼斯直播比赛“您的”、“您的”)之间达成的具有法律约束力的协议。本服务条款管辖您访问和使用//www.cod-corp.com以及CC拥有、运营、许可或控制的任何其他万维网网站(统称“网站”),以及CC在网站上提供的服务(“服务”),因此请仔细阅读。本服务条款也适用于所有访问者、用户和访问本网站并使用服务的其他人(“用户”)。

BY ACCESSING OR USING ANY PART OF THE WEB SITE, INCLUDING LINKING TO THE WEB SITE, YOU AGREE THAT YOU HAVE READ, UNDERSTAND AND AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THIS TOS. IF THERE ARE ADDITIONAL POSTED GUIDELINES OR POLICIES APPLICABLE TO THE SERVICES OR WEB SITE (INCLUDING THE PRIVACY POLICY), YOU ARE REQUIRED TO FOLLOW THOSE AS WELL. THOSE POLICIES AND GUIDELINES ARE INCORPORATED BY REFERENCE INTO THIS TOS. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THE TOS AND TO FOLLOW ALL APPLICABLE LAWS, GUIDELINES AND POLICIES, DO NOT ACCESS OR USE THE WEB SITE AND LEAVE THE WEB SITE IMMEDIATELY.

互联网技术和适用的法律、法规和规章经常变化。因此,抄送保留在任何时候对本条款进行修改的权利。您继续使用本网站,即表示同意本网站可能发布的任何新的或修改的本条款。We will post the amended TOS on this page and indicate at the top of the page the date the Agreement was last revised.

Using the Web Site

    1. Eligibility. Except as expressly provided below, Services may only be used by individuals who can form legally binding contracts under applicable law. Without limitation, minors are prohibited from becoming Members and, except as specifically provided below, using fee-based Services. Your use of the Services will be deemed to be a representation that you are 18 years of age or older or otherwise are an entity that can form legally binding contracts under applicable law.
    2. Compliance. You must comply with all of the terms and conditions of this TOS, any policies referred to below or on the Web site, and all applicable laws, regulations and rules when you use the Web Site.
    3. License and Restrictions. Subject to the terms and conditions of this TOS, you are hereby granted a limited, revocable, non-exclusive right to use the Services and the content and materials on the Web Site in the normal course of your use of the Web Site. You may not use any third party intellectual property without the express written permission of the applicable third party, except as permitted by law. CC will retain ownership of its intellectual property rights and you may not obtain any rights therein by virtue of this TOS or otherwise, except as expressly set forth in this TOS. You will have no right to use, copy, display, perform, create derivative works from, distribute, have distributed, transmit or sublicense from materials or content available on the Web Site, than as may be reasonably necessary to use the Services for their intended purpose and except as expressly set forth in this TOS. You may not attempt to reverse engineer any of the technology used to provide the Services.
    4. Other Users. If you become aware of any conduct that violates this TOS, CC encourages you to contact us –web@cc.eduor 1-877-205-1458. CC reserves the right, but will have no obligation, to respond to such communications.
    5. Mobile. CC currently provides Services accessible on certain mobile devices for free, but please be aware that your carrier’s normal rates and fees, such as text messaging and data fees, will still apply.

Privacy Policy/Security

      1. 隐私政策。You agree to the terms of CC’sPrivacy Policy,它通过引用合并到本TOS中。
      2. Security. We have implemented commercially reasonable technical and organizational measures designed to secure your personal information from accidental loss and from unauthorized access, use, alteration or disclosure. However, we cannot guarantee that unauthorized third parties will be unable to defeat those measures or use your personal information for improper purposes. You acknowledge that you provide your personal information at your own risk.

我们的内容

    1. Copyright. All materials on the Web Site and available through the Services, including without limitation, the logos, design, text, graphics, audio clips, video clips, other files, and the selection, arrangement and organization thereof are owned by CC, its licensors or other entities. Unauthorized use of such materials is strictly prohibited. © 2011 Carrington College ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.
    2. Trademarks. Product names, logos, designs, titles, and words or phrases used on any CC web site, including, without limitation, CARRINGTON COLLEGE, CARRINGTON COLLEGE CALIFORNIA, CAREER MINDED. LIFE CHANGING., EDUCATION FOR A NEW YOU, THE STARTING POINT FOR HEALTHCARE CAREERS and design marks (including, without limitation, the SHIELD Design) are owned by CC, its licensors or other entities. All page headers, custom graphics, button icons and scripts are trademarks or trade dress of CC. If you use such trademarks or logos, you must include appropriate attribution. All other trademarks, trade names and the like that appear on the Web Site or the Services are the property of their respective owners. You may not use any of these trademarks, trade dress, or trade names, or any confusingly similar marks, dress or names, including without limitation as a part of any link, without express permission.
    3. 你的想法。您可以选择或我们可以邀请您提交有关服务的意见、证明、反馈、建议、想法和其他意见,包括但不限于如何改进服务或我们的产品(“想法”)。通过提交任何创意,您同意您的披露是无偿的、主动的、不受限制的,并且不会使CC承担任何受托或其他义务,我们可以在非保密的基础上自由地向任何人披露创意,或以其他方式使用创意,而无需向您提供任何额外补偿。您承认,通过接受您的提交,CC并不放弃使用CC先前知道的、或由其员工开发的、或从您以外的来源获得的类似或相关的想法的任何权利。对任何创意的披露、提交或提供,并在此构成对我们永久的、免版税的、全球性的、不可撤销的许可,我们将获得关于创意的所有专利、版权、商标和所有其他知识产权和其他权利的所有权利、所有权和权益,并放弃基于道德权利、不正当竞争、违反默示合同、违反保密和任何其他法律理论的任何主张。如果贵方不希望将该等权利许可给我方,则不应向我方提交任何构想。我们没有义务:(i)对任何想法保密;(ii)就任何创意向您或任何第三方支付任何补偿;或(iii)对任何意见作出回应。您对您所创造的任何想法的内容全权负责。

Intellectual Property Policy

CC respects the intellectual property rights of others and expects its users to do the same. CC may remove content that in its sole discretion appears to infringe the intellectual property rights of others. In addition, CC will, in its discretion, terminate the accounts of users who infringe the intellectual property rights of others. If you believe that a user of the Web Site or the Services has infringed your copyrights,please contact us. If you believe that a user of the Web Site or the Services has infringed your trademark/service mark rights,please contact us.

Third Party Sites

本网站可能包含指向第三方网站、广告商或非CC拥有或控制的服务的链接。CC不控制任何第三方网站或服务的内容、隐私政策或做法,也不承担任何责任。如果您从本网站访问第三方网站,您将自行承担风险,并且您理解本协议和抄送隐私政策不适用于您对此类网站的使用。您明确免除CC因您使用任何第三方网站或服务或第三方拥有的内容而产生的任何和所有责任。此外,您与本网站广告客户的交易或参与广告客户的促销活动,包括付款和交付货物,以及任何其他条款(如保证)仅由您与该等广告客户之间进行。您同意,CC不对与您与该等广告商的交易有关的任何损失或损害负责。我们鼓励您在离开本网站时了解本网站,并阅读您访问的任何第三方网站或服务的条款和条件以及隐私政策。

Linking and Framing

You may not frame, inline link, or similarly display any CC content or property, including, without limitation, the Web Site.

Representations and Warranties

You represent and warrant to CC that: (i) you have the full power and authority to enter into and perform your obligations under this TOS; (ii) your assent to and performance of your obligations under this TOS does not constitute a breach of or conflict with any other agreement or arrangement by which you are bound, or any applicable laws, regulations or rules; (iii) this TOS constitutes legal, valid and binding obligations on you, enforceable in accordance with its terms and conditions; (iv) you will not infringe the patent, copyright, trademark, trade secret, right of publicity or other intellectual property or proprietary right of any third party in your use of the Web Site or the Services; and (v) you will comply with all applicable laws, rules and regulations in your use of the Services and the Web Site, including this TOS.

Indemnification

You agree to defend, indemnify, and hold CC and its employees, representatives, agents, attorneys, affiliates, directors, officers, members, managers and shareholders (“Indemnified Parties”) harmless from any damage, loss, cost or expense (including without limitation, attorneys’ fees and costs) incurred in connection with any claim, demand or action (“Claim”) brought or asserted against any of the Indemnified Parties: (i) alleging facts or circumstances that would constitute a breach of any provision of this TOS by you, including violations of law or allegations of violation of privacy, publicity intellectual property rights related to User Created Content you submit, (ii) arising from, related to, or connected with your use of the Web Site or the Services, (iii) any other party’s access and use of the Services with your unique username, password or other appropriate security code. If you are obligated to provide indemnification pursuant to this provision, CC may, in its sole and absolute discretion, control the disposition of any Claim at your sole cost and expense. Without limiting the foregoing, you may not settle, compromise or in any other manner dispose of any Claim without the consent of CC.

DISCLAIMERS, EXCLUSIONS AND LIMITATIONS

    1. 保证免责声明。抄送以“现状”和“可用”为基础提供网站和服务。Cc不陈述或保证网站或服务或其使用(i)将不间断或安全,(ii)将不存在缺陷、不准确或错误,(iii)将符合您的要求,(iv)将在您使用的配置或其他硬件或软件中运行,或(v)任何缺陷或错误将得到纠正。除本协议中明确作出的保证外,Cc不作任何明示的保证,并在此不作任何和所有默示的保证,包括但不限于对特定目的的适用性、适销性和不侵权的保证。通过使用本服务或网站下载或以其他方式获得的任何内容的下载风险由您自己承担,并且您将独自负责因该等下载而导致您的计算机系统的任何损坏或数据的丢失。对于第三方通过网站或任何超链接网站或服务,或在任何横幅或其他广告中宣传或提供的任何产品或服务,抄送不担保、认可、担保或承担责任,抄送也不会成为您与第三方产品或服务提供商之间的任何交易的一方,或以任何方式监控您与第三方产品或服务提供商之间的任何交易。
    2. 排除损失。在适用法律允许的最大范围内,在任何情况下,CC、其关联公司、联营公司、经销商、代理商或供应商均不对任何间接的、惩戒性的、惩罚性的、特殊的、附带的或后果性的损害负责(包括但不限于因违反合同、保证、侵权或严格责任引起的损害,如利润损失、数据损失、商誉损失、业务中断、人身伤害、隐私损失、因未能履行因使用或无法使用本网站或服务而产生的或在任何方面与之相关的任何义务(包括善意或合理谨慎、疏忽或任何其他金钱或其他损失),无论其诉讼原因为何,即使CC或该等实体已被告知该等损害的可能性。
    3. 责任限制。在任何情况下,抄送与本服务、网站或服务有关的责任均不超过$100。
    4. 额外的权利。在不同的州或其他司法管辖区,您可能拥有不同的其他权利。由于某些州或司法管辖区可能不允许对默示保证的持续时间进行限制,或不允许对间接或附带损害进行限制或排除,因此上述某些限制可能不适用于被许可方,这取决于被许可方的居住州。
    5. 国际使用。本网站和服务由美国境内的设施控制和操作。CC不表示本网站和服务在其他地方使用是适当的或可用的。从其他司法管辖区进入或使用本网站及服务的人是自行选择的,并应完全负责遵守当地法律,包括但不限于进出口法规。

Force Majeure

CC will not be liable for failing to perform under this TOS by the occurrence of any event beyond its reasonable control, including, without limitation, a labor disturbance, an Internet outage or interruption of service, a communications outage, failure by a service provider to CC to perform, fire, terrorism, natural disaster or war.

Disputes

In light of CC’s substantial contacts with the State of Illinois, and your and our interests in ensuring that disputes regarding the interpretation, validity and enforceability of the TOS are resolved on a uniform basis, and CC’s execution of, and the making of, the TOS in Illinois, you agree that: (i) any claim, cause of action or dispute you have with CC and any litigation involving any noncompliance with or breach of the TOS, or regarding the interpretation, validity and/or enforceability of the TOS, must be filed and exclusively conducted in the state or federal courts in DuPage County, Illinois; and (ii) the Agreement shall be interpreted in accordance with and governed by the laws of the State of Illinois, without regard for any conflict of law principles. You agree to submit to the personal jurisdiction of the state or federal courts in DuPage County, Illinois for these purposes.

Limitation of Actions

You acknowledge and agree that, regardless of any statute or law to the contrary, any claim or cause of action you may have arising out of, relating to, or connected with your use of the Web Site or Services, must be filed within one calendar year after such claim or cause of action arises, or forever be barred.

Changes to the Web Site or Service

CC may, in its sole discretion, change, modify, suspend, make improvements to or discontinue any aspect of the Web Site or the Services, temporarily or permanently, at any time without notice to you, and CC will not be liable for doing so. Without limiting the foregoing, if you do not agree with any changes made to the Web Site you may terminate your account as set forth below.

Termination

    1. By CC. CC will have the right in its sole discretion, for any reason or no reason at all, without notice or liability to you or any third party, to terminate your access to the Web Site or Services, with or without cause. Such reasons may include, without limitation: (i) your breach of any part of this TOS, (ii) your violation of the rights of any third party; (iii) in the case of Services features that require payment, the invalidity of your credit card, your exceeding your credit card limit or “chargeback” of a fee or other payment; or (iv) your membership account becoming inactive for an extended period of time.
    2. 终止的影响。如果您的访问被终止,CC可自行决定删除与您使用本网站或服务有关的任何网站、文件、图形或其他内容或材料,该等内容或材料均由CC拥有或运营,或由CC以其他方式拥有,CC不会因此向您或任何第三方承担责任。终止后,您将不被允许使用本网站或服务。如果您的帐户或您对网站或服务的访问被终止,CC保留行使其认为必要的任何手段以防止未经授权的访问网站或服务的权利,包括但不限于技术壁垒、IP映射和直接与您的互联网服务提供商(ISP)联系。如果您的帐户被终止,您必须立即向CC支付任何您欠它的费用。无论您是否有权访问或使用本网站或服务,本服务条款将无限期有效,除非CC选择终止本服务条款。

Notices and Electronic Communications

本服务条款要求或允许发出的所有通知均应采用书面形式,并通过以下任何一种方式交付给另一方:(i)亲自递送,(ii)美国公证邮件,要求回执,预付邮费,(iii)隔夜快递,或(iv)电子邮件。如果您通知抄送,您必须使用网站上显示的地址。如果CC向您提供通知,CC必须使用您向CC提供的联系方式。所有通知将被视为按以下方式收到:(i)如果通过亲自递送,则在递送日期,(ii)如果通过美国邮政递送,则在回执卡上显示的收货日期,(iii)如果通过隔夜快递,则在该快递服务确认收货日期,或(iv)如果通过电子邮件递送,则在信息发出24小时后,如果没有产生“系统错误”或其他未送达通知。每一方同意,其从另一方收到的任何电子通知均满足任何法律要求,即该等通信应采用书面形式。

Additional Terms

This TOS contains the entire understanding of you and CC regarding the use of the Web Site, and supersedes all prior and contemporaneous agreements and understandings between you and CC regarding its subject matter. This TOS will be binding upon each party hereto and its successors and permitted assigns, and governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Illinois without reference to conflict of law principles. This TOS and all of your rights and obligations under them (including, without limitation, your membership, if any) will not be assignable or transferable by you without the prior written consent of CC. No failure or delay by a party in exercising any right, power or privilege under this TOS will operate as a waiver thereof, nor will any single or partial exercise of any right, power or privilege preclude any other or further exercise thereof or the exercise of any other right, power, or privilege under this TOS. You and CC are independent contractors, and no agency, partnership, joint venture, employee-employer relationship is intended or created by this TOS. The invalidity or unenforceability of any provision of this TOS will not affect the validity or enforceability of any other provision of this TOS, all of which will remain in full force and effect.