Website Terms and Conditions
Compass Education Strategies and all affiliated companies currently provides users with access to training resources (training videos, training books, educational software, etc.), various reference and communication tools (newsletters, blogs, articles, etc.), forums, shopping services, advertising, and marketing services, social media services, and personalized content (collectively referred to as the “Services”). You also understand and agree that the Service may include sponsorships or advertisements.
Further, you will be charged for any materials and/or services that you wish to purchase from us. Prices may vary. You are responsible for obtaining access to the Service and that access may involve third-party fees (such as Internet service provider or airtime charges). You are responsible for those fees, including those fees associated with the display or delivery of advertisements. In addition, you must provide and are responsible for all equipment necessary to access the Service.
Nature of Information and Materials. Although this Site may provide information concerning our products and services, such information is not intended to constitute or be a substitute for the provisions of services from Compass Education Strategies. You agree that Compass Education Strategies is not engaged in providing you with specific advice by providing the information and materials on this Site and that your use of the Site does not create any client relationship, partnership, joint venture, or other business relationship between you and Compass Education Strategies. Compass Education Strategies assumes no responsibility for any consequence relating directly or indirectly to any action or inaction you take based on the information or material on this Site. While Compass Education Strategies takes reasonable measures to keep the information on this Site accurate, complete, and up to date, Compass Education Strategies will not be responsible for any damage or loss related to the inaccuracy, incompleteness, or lack of timeliness of the information.
Restrictions on Use of Materials. All materials contained on this Site, and all intellectual property rights thereto, including copyrights, trademarks, service marks, trade names, and trade dress, are owned by Compass Education Strategies or its affiliates.
We grant you a limited license to access and make personal use of the Website. No Content of the Website or any other Internet site owned, operated, licensed, or controlled by us may be copied, reproduced, republished, downloaded (other than page caching), uploaded, posted, transmitted or distributed in any way, or sold, resold, visited, or otherwise exploited for any commercial purpose, except that you may download one (1) copy of the Content that we make available to you for such purposes on a single computer for your personal, noncommercial, home use only, provided that you: (a) keep intact all copyright, trademark and other proprietary rights notices; (b) do not modify any of the Content; (c) do not use any Content in a manner that suggests an association with any of our products, services or brands; and (d) do not download Content to avoid future downloads from the Website. Your use of Content on any other website or computer environment is strictly prohibited.
Electronic Communications. When you visit the Website or send e-mails to us, you are communicating with us electronically. You consent to receive communications from us electronically. We will communicate with you by e-mail or by posting notices on the Website. You agree that all agreements, notices, disclosures, and other communications that we provide to you electronically satisfy any legal requirement that such communications be in writing
Changes to Websites. We may change or discontinue any aspect, service, or feature of the Websites at any time, including, but not limited to, content, availability, and equipment needed for access or use.
Links to Other Sites. This Site may include links to other Internet sites that are beyond the control of Compass Education Strategies. Compass Education Strategies is not responsible for the content of any such sites, makes no representations regarding any such sites, and does not necessarily endorse or approve of the information, material, products, or services contained on or accessible through any such sites. You acknowledge and agree that your linking to other sites, your use of such sites, and your use of any information, material, products, and services offered by such sites, are solely at your own risk.
Disclaimer. The materials provided on this site are provided “as is” and without warranty of any kind, express or implied. Compass Education Strategies disclaims all express and implied warranties with regard to the information and materials contained on this site, including without limitation implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, and non-infringement.
Limitation of Liability. In no event shall Compass Education Strategies or its partners or affiliates or contributors to this Site be liable for any loss or injury, or any damages, whether direct, special, indirect, punitive, incidental, exemplary, consequential, or otherwise, whether based on breach of contract, tort (including negligence), product liability or otherwise, resulting from your access or use of this Site. You hereby waive any and all such claims against Compass Education Strategies, its partners, affiliates, and contributors. You agree that the limitations set forth above are fundamental elements of this agreement and that the site and its materials would not be provided to you absent such limitations. Some state statutes may restrict this limitation of liability.
Non-waiver. Compass Education Strategies’ failure to insist upon strict enforcement of any provision of this agreement shall not be construed as a waiver of any provision or right.
Social Media. Compass Education Strategies reserves the right to remove commentary on its social media channels. We will remove posts that are outside the original intent of the conversation, as well as those that are offensive or illegal. In addition, posts that drive to an individual’s websites or products with the intent of individual personal gain, or those that disclose confidential information, will be removed.
Live Events. If you attend one of our live events, you will be part of an event that is live streaming and recorded. Additionally, there will be still photographs and video segments taken throughout the event by Compass Education Strategies, and any other third-party participant, such as speakers and sponsors. Therefore, the purchase of any live event ticket is made with the understanding that it also contains a WAIVER AND RELEASE, and that you agree to the following:
I irrevocably grant permission to Compass Education Strategies, and all affiliated companies, to use my likeness in a photograph, video, or other digital media (“photo”) in any and all of its publications, including web-based publications, without payment or other consideration. I waive any right to inspect or approve the finished product wherein my likeness appears. Additionally, I waive any right to royalties or other compensation arising or related to the use of the photo. My actual testimony will not be edited. I acknowledge that there will be no compensation for my testimonial. I understand and agree that all photos and videos will become the property of Compass Education Strategies, and all affiliated companies and will not be returned.
I hereby hold harmless, release, and forever discharge Compass Education Strategies, and all affiliated companies from all claims, demands, and causes of action which I, my heirs, representatives, executors, administrators, or any other persons acting on my behalf or on behalf of my estate have or may have by reason of this authorization. If my testimony is cut or not used, I agree that this was at the artistic discretion of Compass Education Strategies, and all affiliated companies and or its affiliates and that I will not take legal action. I also agree that any claims will be Arbitrated through the American Arbitration Association and that jurisdiction for any all claims is the state of Ohio, USA.
I hereby RELEASE, WAIVE and FOREVER DISCHARGE any and all claims arising out of, or in connection with, such use by Compass Education Strategies, and all affiliated companies, including without limitation any and all claims for libel or invasion or privacy. I have read the above Release and am fully familiar with the contents thereof. This Release contains the entire agreement between the parties hereto and supersedes any other Agreement that may exist.
All live and recorded event tickets are nonrefundable and/or only available for a store credit under certain programs as outlined in these terms and conditions.
WE DO NOT ALLOW ANY VIDEO RECORDING OF OUR EVENTS AND OR PROGRAMS FOR DISSEMINATION OR COMMERCIAL USE.
No Guarantee of Results. We don’t guarantee results. Any testimonials showing our success or the success of our clients are not to be interpreted as common, typical, or expected.
Account Status. If your account is in arrears or not in good standing for any reason, then any special offers, flash sales, deals, bonuses, gifts with purchase, coupons, discounts, and incentives are not available for use.
Again, be sure to return to these Terms periodically to review the most current version of the Policy. We reserve the right at any time, at our sole discretion, to change or otherwise modify this Policy without prior notice; however, the date of any effective changes shall be reflected at the top of this page and upon request, we will provide you with information regarding any changes made.
Notice and Procedure for Making Claims of Copyright Infringement. If you believe that your work has been copied and posted on this Website in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please contact the Compass Education Strategies staff immediately. When you contact us, please prepare a Notification of Claims of Copyright Infringement. This includes the following: A description of the copyrighted work that you claim has been infringed; A description of where the material that you claim is infringing is located on the Website; Your address, telephone number, and e-mail address; A statement by you that you have a good-faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law; A statement by you, made under penalty of perjury that the above information in your notice is accurate and that you are the copyright owner or authorized to act on the copyright owner’s behalf; and an electronic or physical signature of the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright interest. Compass Education Strategies will remove any information or postings that infringe on the rights under U.S. Law. Written notification containing the information set forth above must be submitted to the following address for Notice of Claims of Copyright Infringement:
Compass Education Strategies
5450 Far Hills Avenue, Suite 215
Kettering, OH 45429 USA
Prohibited Activities. You are prohibited from any use of this Website and you agree not to permit others to use this Website as well for any of the following:
(a) Take any action that imposes an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on, or waste of valuable time for, the Website’s infrastructure or resources, including, but not limited to, sending, or promoting the distribution of “spam,” “junk mail,” chain letters, or other such unsolicited or unlawful mass e-mailing techniques;
(b) Disclose to, or share with, any unauthorized third parties the ID’s, assigned confirmation numbers and/or passwords, or use the ID’s, assigned confirmation numbers and/or passwords for any unauthorized purpose, or otherwise allow or facilitate others to gain access to our information technology systems, environments, networks, files, data, or accounts through the use of the ID’s, assigned confirmation numbers and/or passwords;
(c) Access or attempt to access our information technology systems, environments, networks, files, data, or accounts to which express authorization has not been obtained (including access to data not intended for you), or log into a server or account that you are not authorized to access;
(d) Attempt to decipher, decompile, disassemble, modify, remove, or reverse engineer any of the software or HTML code comprising or in any way making up a part of this Website;
(e) Interfere or attempt to interfere with, disrupt, disable, or damage, or unauthorized use or operate this Website or systems with any programs, scripts, commands, viruses, worms, web bugs, harmful code, Trojan horses, other contaminants, or otherwise. This includes “denial of service” attacks, deliberate attempts to overload a service or to burden excessively a service’s resources, attempts to “crash” a host, and modifying or rerouting any content or services provided at this Website;
(f) Attempt to circumvent or subvert system or network security (i.e., authentication) mechanisms, or probe the security of any system, network, or account, associated or used in conjunction with this Website;
(g) Upload, post, email, or otherwise transmit any information, content, or proprietary rights that you do not have a right to transmit under the Terms, or under any law or other contractual or fiduciary relationship; and
(h) Create a link to any page of this website without our prior written consent. If you do create a link to a page of this website, you do so at your own risk, and exclusions and limitations set out above will apply to your use of this website by linking to it.
You acknowledge and agree that we may preserve information, and may also disclose information if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such preservation or disclosure is reasonably necessary to (a) comply with legal process; (b) enforce the Terms; (c) respond to claims that any information violates the rights of third-parties; or (d) protect the rights, property, or personal safety of our business, employees, Providers, affiliated or related entities, users, and the public.
Responsibilities. Through its websites, products, and services Compass Education Strategies seeks to enable the client to improve their quality of life or level of business success and to achieve their desired outcomes. However, the client has sole responsibility for taking important decisions in their life or business. Compass Education Strategies has no liability for any loss incurred by any client, whether financial or otherwise, following commencement of coaching sessions, or for any perceived failure by the client, whether justified or otherwise, to achieve a material improvement in quality of life or business or to achieve their desired outcomes or goals.