Last modified: March 17, 2021
IR offers various educational and informational services on and through the Site, both through individualized meetings, tutelage, consulting, and mentorship and through non‑individualized courses and materials (collectively, the “Services”). You acknowledge and agree that the Site, including all content of said Services, contains proprietary information that is protected under U.S. and international intellectual property laws, including the laws of copyright and trademark. As between you and IR, the Site, the Site Design (as defined below) and all Product Content (as defined below) are the sole and exclusive property of IR or its affiliate. We are granting you no right, title, or interest in or to the Site, any Site Design, or any Product Content other than as explicitly set forth herein or in our Terms of Sale.
IR’s name, logo, and all related names, logos, product and service names, designs, and slogans are ours or our affiliates’ or licensors’ trademarks. You must not use such marks without our prior written permission. All other names, logos, product and service names, designs and slogans on this Site are the trademarks of their respective owners.
You acknowledge that the Site includes all content of the Services and other instructional or educational materials that we offer on or through the Site, including, without limitation, workshops, surveys, interviews, software interactive online modules (whether live or pre-recorded), video or audio presentations (whether live or pre-recorded), photographs, text, graphics, images, and other digital or online teaching tools and media related to such Services and other instructional or educational materials (collectively “Product Content”). You also acknowledge that the Site includes, but is not limited to, the individual design elements, selection, layout, coordination, structure, expression, sequencing, user interfaces, “look and feel,” and arrangement of Product Content (collectively, the “Site Design”). All Product Content and Site Design are exclusively owned by, and constitute the proprietary property of, IR or its licensors. You may not transfer, rent, lease, time share, loan, assign, copy, or disclose any content of any Product Content to anyone without our express written consent or as otherwise provided for herein. You may not modify or create derivative works based in any fashion on any Product Content or Site Design.
Except as expressly authorized in writing by us and our licensors (if applicable), you agree not to:
- sell, rewrite, modify, copy, republish, redistribute, or create derivative works of or from, or otherwise transmit the Product Content, in whole or in part;
- collect Product Content or other information, including using any automated means (such as harvesting bots, robots, spiders, or scrapers);
- engage in unlawful multi-level marketing, such as a pyramid scheme, on the Site;
- upload viruses or other malicious code;
- solicit login information or access an account belonging to someone else;
- frame or utilize framing techniques to enclose any trademark, logo, or other proprietary information (including images, text, page layout, or form) from the Site or otherwise belonging to us or our affiliates;
- use any meta tags or any other “hidden text” utilizing our name or trademarks;
- reverse engineer, modify, decompile, or disassemble any aspect of the Site, including any technology used in connection with the Site;
- tamper with the operation, functionality, or the security of the Site;
- attempt to override or circumvent any security or usage rules embedded into the Site that permit digital materials to be protected;
- violate or attempt to violate any security features of the Site;
- emulate or fake usage of the Site;
- attempt to probe, scan, or test the vulnerability of the Site, or any associated system; or
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In the event that you provide any user review, comment, or other feedback about the Site or the services or goods provided or available through the Site (“User Feedback”), we will own that User Feedback as well as any actions we take in response to that User Feedback, without any obligation to compensate you. You hereby agree to release and hold harmless IR and its members, managers, employees, agents, parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, assigns, and successors in interest from any and all claims and liability for damages, losses, or expenses of any kind arising from the making of such User Feedback or IR’s use of such User Feedback for any reason, including, without limitation, claims with respect to your right to privacy or publicity. For the avoidance of doubt, IR, as the sole owner of all User Feedback, may use your User Feedback for any reason, including, without limitation, to promote IR, the Services, or in any other manner.
We are committed to protecting the privacy of children. This Site is not intended for use by anyone under the age of eighteen (18), and you represent, warrant, and confirm that you are at least eighteen (18) years of age.
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Account, Password, And Security
If the Site requires or provides you with the option to open an account, you must complete the registration process by providing us with current, complete, and accurate information as prompted by the applicable registration form. In the event that you must choose a password and username, you are solely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your password and account information. Furthermore, you are solely responsible for any and all activities that occur under your account. You agree to notify us immediately of any unauthorized use of your account or any other breach of security. We will not be liable for any loss that you may incur as a result of someone else using your password or account, either with or without your knowledge. However, you agree not to provide your username or password to any individual or entity, and you agree to indemnify us for losses incurred by us or another party due to any other individual or entity using your account or password. You may not use anyone else’s account at any time, without the permission of the account holder.
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Privacy and Personal Information
The Site may contain message boards, chat rooms, personal web pages or profiles, forums, bulletin boards, live chat and/or video interactivity, and other interactive features (collectively, “Interactive Services“) that allow users to post, submit, publish, display, or transmit to other users or other persons (hereinafter, “post“) content or materials (collectively, “User Contributions“) on or through the Site.
Any User Contribution you post to the Site will be considered non-confidential and non-proprietary. By providing any User Contribution on the Site, you grant us and our affiliates and service providers, and each of their and our respective licensees, successors, and assigns the right to use, reproduce, modify, perform, display, distribute, and otherwise disclose to third parties any such material for any purpose.
You represent and warrant that:
- You own or control all rights in and to the User Contributions and have the right to grant the license granted above to us and our affiliates and service providers, and each of their and our respective licensees, successors, and assigns.
You understand and acknowledge that you are responsible for any User Contributions you submit or contribute, and you have fully responsibility for such content, including its legality, reliability, accuracy, and appropriateness.
We are not responsible, or liable to any third party, for the content or accuracy of any User Contributions posted by you or any other user of the Site.
These content standards apply to any and all User Contributions and use of Interactive Services. User Contributions must in their entirety comply with all applicable federal, state, local, and international laws and regulations. Without limiting the foregoing, User Contributions must not:
- Contain any material which is defamatory, obscene, indecent, abusive, offensive, harassing, violent, hateful, inflammatory, or otherwise objectionable.
- Promote sexually explicit or pornographic material, violence, or discrimination based on race, sex, religion, nationality, disability, sexual orientation, or age.
- Infringe any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright, or other intellectual property or other rights of any other person.
- Be likely to deceive any person.
- Promote any illegal activity, or advocate, promote, or assist any unlawful act.
- Cause annoyance, inconvenience, or needless anxiety or be likely to upset, embarrass, alarm, or annoy any other person.
- Impersonate any person or misrepresent your identity or affiliation with any person or organization.
- Involve commercial activities or sales, such as contests, sweepstakes, and other sales promotions, barter, or advertising.
- Give the impression that they emanate from or are endorsed by us or any other person or entity, if this is not the case.
Links to Third Party Sites
This Site may be linked to other websites which are not under the control of and are not maintained by IR. Without implying that IR makes any representations about the Site, IR makes no representation whatsoever about any other website which you may access through the Site. When you access a non-IR website, please understand that it is independent from IR and that IR has no control over the content of that website. In addition, a link to a non-IR website does not mean that IR endorses or accepts any responsibility for the content, or use, of such website. It is up to you to take precautions to ensure whatever you select for your use is free of such items as viruses, worms, or other items of destructive nature. IR shall not be responsible or liable for, and you agree to release and hold IR harmless against, any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with (i) your use of or reliance on any content, goods, or products available on or through any third-party website, application, or content and (ii) any malicious software, computer code, virus, malware, spyware, or similarly destructive, harmful, or invasive digital material transmitted by or existing on or through any third-party website or application.
Some aspects of the Services or Product Content may be delivered through software or other technology offered by third-party service providers. Such third parties may have their own terms and conditions applicable to the use of such third-parties’ software or other technology. IR shall not be responsible for your inability to access the Services or Product Content as a result of any incompatibility between such third-parties’ software or other technology and your computer or other devices or for any other reason related to such third-parties’ software or other technology.
THE INFORMATION PRESENTED ON OR THROUGH THE SITE IS MADE AVAILABLE SOLELY FOR GENERAL INFORMATION AND EDUCATIONAL PURPOSES. WE DO NOT WARRANT THE ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS, OR USEFULNESS OF THIS INFORMATION. ANY RELIANCE YOU PLACE ON SUCH INFORMATION IS STRICTLY AT YOUR OWN RISK.
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FOR THE AVOIDANCE OF DOUBT, IR DOES NOT GUARANTEE, REPRESENT, OR WARRANT THAT YOU WILL ACHIEVE ANY PARTICULAR RESULT OR OBTAIN ANY AUDIENCE, PUBLICITY, OR REVENUE AS A RESULT OF PURCHASING OR PARTICIPATING IN ANY OF OUR SERVICES OR AS A RESULT OF USING OR VIEWING ANY OF THE PRODUCT CONTENT OR OTHER IDEAS, TOOLS, STRATEGIES, ADVICE, OR RECOMMENDATIONS PROVIDED ON OR THROUGH THE SITE. NOTHING ON THE SITE IS A PROMISE OR GUARANTY OF FUTURE EARNINGS. ALL STATEMENTS ON THE SITE, IN OUR SERVICES, AND IN THE PRODUCT CONTENT ARE SIMPLY OUR OPINION AND NOT GUARANTEES OR PROMISES OF ACTUAL PERFORMANCE. THE INFORMATION PROVIDED BY IR (WHETHER IN CONNECTION WITH A COURSE OR OTHERWISE) SHOULD NEVER BE CONSIDERED LEGAL, FINANCIAL, OR HEALTH ADVICE OR COUNSEL. YOU SHOULD CONSULT WITH A LICENSED ATTORNEY, FINANCIAL ADVISOR, ACCOUNTANT, OR HEALTHCARE PRACTITIONER, AS APPLICABLE, IN CONNECTION WITH ANY MATTER THAT MAY IMPACT YOUR LEGAL RIGHTS, FINANCIAL OR TAX POSITION OR LIABILITY, OR MENTAL OR PHYSICAL HEALTH. UNLESS EXPLICITLY STATED IN WRITING ACKNOWLEDGED BY US, NONE OF THE INFORMATION PROVIDED ON THE SITE, THROUGH THE SERVICES, OR IN ANY PRODUCT CONTENT IS PERSONALIZED TO YOUR PARTICULAR CIRCUMSTANCES.
TESTIMONIALS, ENDORSEMENTS, AND COMMENTS BY OUR CUSTOMERS OR AUDIENCE REGARDING OUR SERVICES, SERVICES, THE PRODUCT CONTENT, THE SITE, OR THE RESULTS OBTAINED BY ANY SUCH CUSTOMER OR AUDIENCE MEMBER ARE MERELY THE OPINION OF THE INDIVIDUAL PROVIDING SUCH TESTIMONIAL, ENDORSEMENT, OR COMMENT. THE RESULTS EXPERIENCED BY INDIVIDUALS USING THE SITE AND/OR PURCHASING AND PARTICIPATING IN THE SERVICES MAY VARY SIGNIFICANTLY.
IF YOU DOWNLOAD ANY SOFTWARE PROGRAM, MATERIAL, OR CONTENT FROM THIS SITE, YOU DO SO AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK. YOU WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE TO YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEM OR LOSS OF DATA THAT RESULTS FROM THE DOWNLOAD OF ANY SUCH SOFTWARE PROGRAM, MATERIAL, OR CONTENT. YOU ARE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR PROVIDING THE TECHNOLOGY RESOUCES NECESSARY TO OBTAIN, VIEW, PLAY, OR OTHERWISE PARTICIPATE IN THE SERVICES AND PRODUCT CONTENT. IR SHALL NOT BE RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY INABILITY TO ACCESS THE SERVICES OR PRODCUT CONTENT AS A RESULT OF YOUR USE OF SUCH IMPROPER OR INCOMPATIBLE TECHNOLOGY.
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YOU UNDERSTAND THAT WE CANNOT AND DO NOT GUARANTEE OR WARRANT THAT FILES AVAILABLE FOR DOWNLOADING FROM THE INTERNET OR THE SITE WILL BE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER DESTRUCTIVE CODE. YOU ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR IMPLEMENTING SUFFICIENT PROCEDURES AND CHECKPOINTS TO SATISFY YOUR PARTICULAR REQUIREMENTS FOR ANTI-VIRUS PROTECTION AND ACCURACY OF DATA INPUT AND OUTPUT, AND FOR MAINTAINING A MEANS EXTERNAL TO OUR SITE FOR ANY RECONSTRUCTION OF ANY LOST DATA. WE WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE CAUSED BY A DISTRIBUTED DENIAL-OF-SERVICE ATTACK, VIRUSES OR OTHER TECHNOLOGICALLY HARMFUL MATERIAL THAT MAY INFECT YOUR COMPUTER EQUIPMENT, COMPUTER PROGRAMS, DATA, OR OTHER PROPRIETARY MATERIAL DUE TO YOUR USE OF THE SITE OR ANY SERVICES OR ITEMS OBTAINED THROUGH THE SITE OR TO YOUR DOWNLOADING OF ANY MATERIAL POSTED ON IT, OR ON ANY SITE LINKED TO IT.
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Independent and Third Party Vendors and Advertisers
You acknowledge that independent third parties act as suppliers for IR. IR is not responsible for the acts or omissions of such suppliers. Similarly, from time to time, third parties may sell or advertise products on the Site, and IR is not responsible for the acts or omissions of any such advertisers, including in connection with any products or services offered or provided by such advertisers.
This Site may include content provided by third parties, including materials provided by other users, bloggers, and third-party licensors, syndicators, aggregators, and/or reporting services. All statements and/or opinions expressed in these materials, and all articles and responses to questions and other content, other than the content provided by IR, are solely the opinions and the responsibility of the person or entity providing those materials. These materials do not necessarily reflect the opinion of IR. We are not responsible, or liable to you or any third party, for the content or accuracy of any materials provided by any third parties.
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Termination; All Sales Final
In the event that your use or access to the Site, the Services, or the Product Content is terminated for any reason, we will not refund any payments that you previously made for goods that were previously shipped or for any services (whether or not already provided) other than as explicitly set forth in our Terms of Sale. (YOU DO NOT INTEND TO SELL ANYTHING THROUGH THE SITE, CORRECT?)
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Digital Millennium Copyright Act; Notice and Take Down Procedures
We take claims of copyright infringement seriously. We will respond to notices of alleged copyright infringement that comply with applicable law. If you believe any materials accessible on or from this Site infringe your copyright, you may request removal of those materials (or access to them) from the Site by submitting written notification to our copyright agent designated below. In accordance with the Online Copyright Infringement Liability Limitation Act of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (17 U.S.C. § 512) (“DMCA“), the written notice (the “DMCA Notice“) must include substantially the following:
- Identification of the copyrighted work that you believe to be infringed. Please describe the work, and where possible include a copy or the location (e.g., URL) of an authorized version of the work.
- Identification of the material that you believe to be infringing and its location. Please describe the material, and provide us with its URL or any other pertinent information that will allow us to locate the material
- Your name, address, telephone number, and (if available) e-mail address.
- A statement that you have a good faith belief that the complained of use of the materials is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law.
- A statement that the information that you have supplied is accurate, and indicating that “under penalty of perjury,” you are the copyright owner or are authorized to act on the copyright owner’s behalf.
- A signature or the electronic equivalent from the copyright holder or authorized representative.
Our designated copyright agent to receive DMCA Notices is:
If you fail to comply with all the requirements of Section 512(c)(3) of the DMCA, your DMCA Notice may not be effective. Please be aware that if you knowingly materially misrepresent that material or activity on the Site is infringing your copyright, you may be held liable for damages (including costs and attorneys’ fees) under Section 512(f) of the DMCA.