THE TOGETHER GROUP, LLC TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE
Acceptance of Terms
Please read these Terms and Conditions of Use (“Terms”) carefully before using this website at www.thetogethergroup.com (the “Site”). By accessing and/or using the Site, you agree to the following Terms. These Terms apply to all users of the Site and are subject to change at any time in our discretion. Any service offered by the Together Group, LLC (referred to as “The Together Group”, “we”, “our”, or “us”) by or through this Site (“Service”) is subject to availability and acceptance without modification of these Terms as well as any additional terms and conditions of The Together Group and your use of any such Service is subject to those applicable additional terms and conditions. All Services, their contents, and availability are subject to change at any time with or without notice. Please fully read the terms and disclaimers, if any, accompanying any Service that you use through this Site. At certain places on this Site there may be additional or other terms and policies that apply to your use of this Site and any Service offered on or through this Site. By using this Site or those Services, you agree to abide by those terms and policies. We may change those terms and policies from time to time. By continuing to use the Site and/or any such Service after we post any changes, you accept and agree to those terms and policies, as modified.
Use of the Site
This website is provided by The Together Group, LLC and may be used for informational purposes only, unless otherwise expressly provided. By using the Site or downloading any material from the Site, you agree to abide by these Terms. If you do not agree to abide by these Terms, do not use the Site or download material from the Site.
For Information Use Only
We make no claims that the information including any materials, documents, images, graphics, logos, design, audio, video and text presented is: accurate or complete, up-to-date, or free from technical inaccuracies or typographical errors. We do not have a duty to update any content and cannot guarantee that access to the Site will be free from interruptions, errors, computer viruses, and/or other harmful components.
The Together Group provides consulting, training services, and workshops geared towards training educators including principals and administrators, managers, and other types of groups on skills, teaching tools, and consistent habits that help you focus on what matters, optimizing your limited time, keeping it all together, and getting it all done. The Site and all information contained herein and through any of The Together Group’s Services and materials are intended for educational purposes only.
When you visit this Site, send emails to The Together Group, or request information via email or other mobile device, you are communicating with us electronically and consenting to receive communications electronically. This consent also includes receiving notices posted to this Site electronically.
Subject to these Terms as well as any additional terms and conditions applicable to any Service offered on or through this Site, The Together Group may offer to provide Services, as described more fully on the Site, and which are selected by you, solely for your own use, and not for the use or benefit of any third party. Certain Services offered by us may include, without limitation, the offering of materials displayed or performed on or through the Site or the services including Content (as defined below).
Any Service offered on or through the Site is available only to individuals who are at least 18 years old. You represent and warrant that you are of legal age to agree to these Terms and form a binding contract, and that all information you submit is accurate and truthful. The Together Group may, in its sole discretion, refuse to offer its Services to any person or entity and change its eligibility criteria at any time in its sole discretion. This provision is void where prohibited by law and the right to access the Service we offer is revoked in such jurisdictions.
Modification of Terms
The Together Group reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to modify, supplement, or replace any of these Terms at any time by modifying this Site. We reserve the right, in our sole discretion, to modify, replace, or change, suspend, or discontinue any Service we offer including, without limitation, the availability of any feature, function, material, database, or Content, at any time with or without notice to you. We may also impose limits on certain features and services or restrict your access to parts or all of this Site and/or any Service offered on or through this Site without notice or liability. It is your responsibility to check these Terms periodically for any changes. Your continued use of the Site and/or any Service offered on or through this Site following the posting of any changes to these Terms constitutes acceptance of those changes.
Rules and Conduct
As a condition of use, you promise not to use the Site and/or any Service for any purpose that is prohibited by these Terms or by law. Each Service including, without limitation, any Content (as defined below) is provided only for your own personal, non-commercial use. You are responsible for all of your activity in connection with your use of the Site and any Service offered through the Site. For purposes of these Terms, the term “Content” includes, without limitation, any videos, illustrations, animations, graphics, images, photographs, other visuals, audio, information, documents, material, data, digital downloads, text, software, scripts, and interactive features generated, provided, or otherwise made accessible by The Together Group and/or any of its suppliers or licensors on or through the Site and/or any Service.
You shall not, as determined in The Together Group’s sole discretion: (i) interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper operation or working of any Service offered by us or any activities conducted on any of our Services; (ii) bypass any measures The Together Group may use to prevent or restrict access to the Site and/or any Service; (iii) share or otherwise allow another person’s access to your account, or share the materials downloaded from the Site; or (iv) use manual or automated software, devices, or any other processes to “scrub,” “crawl” or “spider” any page of the Site.
You shall not in any way: (i) decipher, decompile, disassemble, reverse engineer, or otherwise attempt to derive any source code or underlying ideas or algorithms of any part of the Site or any of our Services; (ii) modify, translate, or otherwise create derivative works of any part of the Site or any of our Services; or (iii) copy, rent, lease, distribute, or otherwise transfer any of the rights that you receive hereunder. You shall abide by all applicable local, state, national and international laws, rules, and regulations.
The Together Group does not guarantee that any Content will be made available on the Site or through any Service. We have no obligation to monitor the Site, any Service, or any Content. We, in our discretion, reserve the right to remove, edit, and/or modify any Content from the Site or any Service at any time, without notice to you and for any reason, or for no reason at all.
As a condition to using certain aspects of our Services, you are required to establish a The Together Group account and to provide The Together Group with accurate, truthful, and complete information (including, without limitation, your name and e-mail address) and to keep your registration information accurate and up-to-date.
You shall not provide any false personal information to The Together Group or sign up for anyone other than yourself.
The Together Group reserves the right to refuse any sign up at any time in its sole discretion. You are solely responsible for activity that occurs in your account and shall be responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your The Together Group account password. You shall never use another user’s account nor are you permitted to allow another user to access your The Together Group account. You will immediately notify The Together Group in writing of any unauthorized use of your account or other account as well as any actual or suspected security breach of which you are aware. Any unauthorized use of an account is a violation of these Terms and can result in the immediate suspension and/or cancellation of that account.
Third Party Sites and Services
This Site and certain Services we offer make available, through hyperlinks, access to various other articles, written materials, resources, and published works (“Written Works”) that have not been written nor published by us. The hyperlinks will also take you to websites neither controlled nor maintained by us. When you access any third party websites and/or any Written Works, you do so at your own risk. Any other websites are not under our control, and you acknowledge that The Together Group is neither responsible nor liable for the content, accessibility, functionality, accuracy, legality, appropriateness, or any other aspect of any such websites or Written Works. The inclusion of any such link does not imply any endorsement or support by The Together Group or any association with its operators. You further acknowledge and agree that The Together Group shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with the access to, use of, or reliance on any content, material, representation, statement, goods, and/or service available on or through any such website or Written Work. Any use, copying, distribution, reproduction, retransmission, and/or modification of any of the content, information, and/or material appearing in any third party website and/or Written Work, whether in electronic or hard copy form, is subject to the prior written permission of the author and publisher of such website and/or Written Works.
Links To This Site
You are granted a limited, revocable, and non-exclusive right to create a hyperlink to this Site for personal use only. Any website that links to this Site: (1) may link to, but not replicate, any portion of this Site without our express written consent; (2) may not imply that we are supporting or endorsing such website or its services or products, unless otherwise expressly agreed by us in writing; (3) may not misrepresent its relationship with The Together Group; (4) may not contain content that could be construed as distasteful, obscene, offensive or controversial, and may contain only content appropriate for all ages; (5) may not portray The Together Group or any The Together Group service in a false, misleading, derogatory, or otherwise offensive or objectionable manner, or associate The Together Group with undesirable or controversial products, services, and/or opinions; and (6) may not use any The Together Group trademark or service mark without our express written permission. The Together Group may, in its sole discretion, request that you remove any hyperlink to this Site, and upon receipt of such request, you shall immediately remove such hyperlink.
All submissions, feedback, documents, materials, postings, comments, remarks, suggestions, ideas, graphics, or other information (collectively referred to as “Feedback”) communicated from you or any user of the Site to The Together Group will forever be the sole and exclusive property and intellectual property of The Together Group and you hereby assign to The Together Group all right, title, and interest worldwide in and to the Feedback and all related intellectual property rights. Further, we will not be required to treat any Feedback as confidential, unless otherwise expressly agreed to by us in writing. The Together Group may publish any Feedback you provide and will be entitled to use any such Feedback for any purpose whatsoever, commercial or otherwise, without compensation to you or anyone else.
Content and License
You agree that this Site and various Services offered by us contain Content specifically provided by The Together Group and that such Content is protected by copyrights, trademarks, service marks, patents, trade secrets, and/or other proprietary rights and laws. You shall abide by and maintain all copyright notices, information, and restrictions contained in any Content accessed through this Site and/or any Service. Specifically, The Together Group and its logo are trademarks of The Together Group, LLC and, unless otherwise specified, all materials, resources, publications, graphics, Site design, software, features, functionality, templates, etc. appearing on this Site and/or any Service are subject to copyright protection.
The Together Group grants each user of this Site a limited, revocable, non-exclusive, non-sublicensable, and non-transferable license to use the Content, solely for personal, non-commercial use. Any use, reproduction, modification, distribution, or storage of any Content for other than personal, non-commercial use without prior express written permission from The Together Group is expressly prohibited. You shall not sell, sublicense, rent, or otherwise use or exploit any Content for commercial use or in any way that violates our rights or any third party right.
Nothing contained on this Site shall be construed as conferring by implication, estoppel, or otherwise any license or right under any intellectual property right of The Together Group, LLC or any third party, except as expressly provided above. Our trademarks, service marks, and logos may not be used in any way, including in advertising or publicity pertaining to distribution of materials on our Site, without our prior written permission.
The Together Group may terminate your access to all or any part of this Site and, subject to any applicable contract terms, any Service at any time, with or without cause, with or without notice, effective immediately, which may result in the forfeiture, deletions, and/or destruction of all information associated with your account. If you wish to terminate your subscription, you may do so by following the instructions on the Site and/or Newsletter Service.
The Together Group has no special relationship with or fiduciary duty to you. We have neither control over nor any duty to take any action regarding: which users gains access to the Site; what Content you access via the Site; what effects the Content may have on you; how you may interpret or use the Content; or what actions you may take as a result of having access to the Content. You release The Together Group, its shareholders, directors, employees, agents, suppliers, partners, licensors, and contractors, from any and all liability for your having accessed, acquired, and/or not acquired any Content through the Site. While we try to tailor third party content to our audience, the Site may contain, or direct you to websites containing, information that some people may find offensive or inappropriate. The Together Group makes no representations concerning any Content contained in or accessed through the Site and we will not be responsible or liable for the accuracy, copyright compliance, legality, or decency of any material contained in or accessed through the Site or any Service.
THE TOGETHER GROUP DOES NOT WARRANT OR GUARANTEE ANY RESULTS FOR ANY ASPECTS OF YOUR PROFESSIONAL OR PERSONAL LIFE FOR WHICH YOU USE ANY WORKSHOP AND/OR COACHING MATERIAL AVAILABLE ON THE SITE. THERE IS NO IMPLIED SUCCESS IN UTILIZING ANY SERVICES, MATERIAL, AND/OR CONTENT OF THE TOGETHER GROUP AND THE TOGETHER GROUP WILL NOT BE HELD LIABLE OR RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY RESULT FOR WHICH YOU USE ANY SERVICES, MATERIAL, AND/OR CONTENT.
THIS SITE AS WELL AS ANY SERVICE OFFERED ON OR THROUGH THE SITE ARE PROVIDED “AS IS”, “WITH ALL FAULTS”, AND “AS AVAILABLE” AND ARE WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF TITLE, NON-INFRINGEMENT, MERCHANTABILITY, AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND ANY WARRANTIES IMPLIED BY ANY COURSE OF PERFORMANCE OR USAGE OF TRADE, ARE EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMED. THE TOGETHER GROUP, AND ITS DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, SUPPLIERS, PARTNERS, LICENSORS, CONTRACTORS, AND CONTENT PROVIDERS DO NOT WARRANT THAT: (A) ANY SERVICE WILL BE SECURE OR AVAILABLE AT ANY PARTICULAR TIME OR LOCATION; (B) ANY DEFECTS OR ERRORS WILL BE CORRECTED; (C) ANY CONTENT OR SOFTWARE AVAILABLE ON OR THROUGH THE SITE OR ANY SERVICE WE OFFER THROUGH THE SITE IS FREE OF VIRUSES OR ANY OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS; (D) THE RESULTS OF USING THE SITE OR ANY SERVICE WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS; OR (E) THE OPERATION OF THIS SITE OR THAT THE INFORMATION INCLUDED ON THIS SITE IS ACCURATE, COMPLETE, CURRENT, RELIABLE, FREE OF TYPOGRAPHICAL ERRORS, OR CORRECT, OR THAT THIS SITE WILL BE AVAILABLE AT ANY PARTICULAR TIME OR LOCATION. YOUR USE OF THE SITE AND ANY SERVICE OFFERED ON OR THROUGH THE SITE IS SOLELY AT YOUR OWN RISK.
Electronic Communications Privacy Act Notice
THE TOGETHER GROUP TAKES COMMERCIALLY REASONABLE MEASURES TO ENSURE THE SECURITY OF THIS SITE AND THE SERVICES OFFERED ON OR THROUGH THE SITE, BUT GIVEN THE NATURE OF THE INTERNET, MAKES NO GUARANTY OF CONFIDENTIALITY OR PRIVACY OF ANY COMMUNICATION OR INFORMATION ACCESSED, TRANSMITTED, UPLOADED, AND/OR STORED ON THE SITE OR ANY WEBSITE LINKED TO THE SITE OR ANY SERVICE.
You shall defend, indemnify, and hold harmless The Together Group (including its affiliates and all of its and their respective officers, directors, employees, shareholders, agents, representatives, licensors, suppliers, contractors, and any third-party information providers) from and against any and all liabilities, claims, losses, and expenses, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, that arise or result from or relate to your use or misuse of, or access to, the Site, any Service, Content, your violation of these Terms, or infringement by you, or any third party using your account, of any intellectual property or other right of any person or entity. The Together Group reserves the right to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter otherwise subject to indemnification by you, in which event you will, at your expense, promptly assist and cooperate with The Together Group in asserting any available defenses and promptly reimburse The Together Group for any and all damages and expenses incurred.
Limitation of Liability
UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL THE TOGETHER GROUP NOR ANY OF ITS DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, SHAREHOLDERS, AGENTS, PARTNERS, SUPPLIERS, CONTRACTORS, REPRESENTATIVES, LICENSORS, AND CONTENT PROVIDERS, BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANYONE ELSE FOR ANY DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF ANY USE OR MISUSE OF THIS SITE OR ANY SERVICE OFFERED ON OR THROUGH THE SITE INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, LIABILITY FOR ANY LOST PROFIT OR REVENUE, LOSS OF DATA, COST OF PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE GOODS AND/OR SERVICES, OR ANY CONSEQUENTIAL, PUNITIVE, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY, INCIDENTAL, INDIRECT, OR SIMILAR DAMAGES OF ANY KIND WHATSOVER, EVEN IF ADVISED BEFOREHAND OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES, REGARDLESS OF THE FORM OR CAUSE OF ACTION INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, CONTRACT, NEGLIGENCE, AND OTHER TORT ACTIONS. BECAUSE SOME STATES DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF CERTAIN CATEGORIES OF DAMAGES, THE ABOVE LIMITATION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. IN SUCH STATES, THE LIABILITY OF THE TOGETHER GROUP (INCLUDING ITS DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, SHAREHOLDERS, AGENTS, PARTNERS, SUPPLIERS, CONTRACTORS, REPRESENTATIVES, LICENSORS, AND CONTENT PROVIDERS) IS LIMITED TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY SUCH STATE LAW. YOU AGREE THAT THE TOTAL AGGREGATE LIABILITY OF THE TOGETHER GROUP (INCLUDING ITS DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, SHAREHOLDERS, AGENTS, CONTRACTORS, PARTNERS, SUPPLIERS, REPRESENTATIVES, LICENSORS, AND CONTENT PROVIDERS) ARISING OUT OF ANY KIND OF LEGAL CLAIM IN ANY WAY CONNECTED OR RELATED TO THIS SITE AND/OR ANY SERVICE OFFERED ON, ACCESSED, AND/OR USED THROUGH THE SITE SHALL NOT EXCEED THE LESSER OF: (i) THE AMOUNT YOU ACTUALLY PAID TO THE TOGETHER GROUP FOR THE USE OF THE SITE OR THE SERVICE GIVING RISE TO THE CLAIM FOR ANY DAMAGES OR (ii) ONE HUNDRED U.S. DOLLARS (US$100).
Dispute Resolution and Governing Law
A printed version of these Terms and of any notice given in electronic form shall be admissible in any judicial or administrative proceeding based upon or relating to these Terms to the same extent and subject to the same conditions as any other business documents and records originally generated and maintained in printed form.
These Terms shall be enforced, governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Maryland, excluding its conflicts of law rules, and the United States of America. For all purposes of these Terms, the parties irrevocably consent to exclusive jurisdiction and venue in the United States federal courts located in Maryland or state courts located in Montgomery County, Maryland, USA.
Integration and Severability
These Terms are the entire agreement between you and The Together Group with respect to the use of the Site and any Service provided on or through this Site, and supersede all prior or contemporaneous communications and proposals (whether oral, written, or electronic) between you and The Together Group with respect to the Site and any Service and/or hyperlink provided on or through the Site. If any provision of these Terms is found to be unenforceable or invalid, that provision will be limited or eliminated to the minimum extent necessary so that the remainder of these Terms will otherwise remain in full force and effect and enforceable. The failure of either party to exercise in any respect any right, remedy, and/or obligation provided for on this Site shall not be deemed a waiver of any further right, remedy, and/or obligation hereunder.
Assignments and Transfers
These Terms are personal to you, and are not assignable, transferable or sublicensable by you except with The Together Group’s prior written consent. The Together Group may assign, transfer or delegate any of its rights, remedies, and/or obligations hereunder without consent.
Non-Creation of Legal Relationship
No agency, partnership, joint venture, or employment relationship is created as a result of these Terms or the Site and neither party has any authority of any kind to bind the other party in any respect.
Compliance with Local Laws
This Site is controlled and administered by The Together Group, LLC from its offices within the United States, and this Site and its contents are intended to comply with applicable laws and regulations in the United States. Although the information on this Site is accessible to users outside of the United States, The Together Group makes no representation that the Content of this Site complies with laws and regulations of any jurisdiction outside of the United States or that such Content is appropriate or available for use in any such jurisdiction. Access to any Content on this Site or any Service provided on or through this Site from locations where such Content is illegal is prohibited. If you choose to access this Site from locations outside of the United States, you are responsible for compliance with any applicable local laws and regulations. You may not use or export any of the information on this Site in violation of U.S. export laws and regulations.
Notice and Copyright Issues:
If you need to notify The Together Group for any reason or believe that any Content or material on this Site or any Service offered on or through this Site is infringing on your copyright or any other intellectual property right, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
We hope you enjoy using this Site and we welcome suggestions for improvements.
Effective: April 2020
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