Last Modified November 2012
A. TERMS APPLICABLE TO ALL USERS
2. Changes To Terms
The Website is directed to those individuals and entities located in the United States. It is not directed to any person or entity in any jurisdiction where (by reason of nationality, residence, citizenship or otherwise) the publication or availability of the Website and its content, including its products and services, are unavailable or otherwise contrary to local laws or regulations. If this applies to you, you are not authorized to access or use any of the information on this Website. CEO Learning Network, LLC makes no representation that the information, opinions, advice or other content on the Website (collectively, “Content”) is appropriate or that its products and services are available outside of the United States. Those who choose to access this Website from other locations do so at their own risk and are responsible for compliance with applicable local laws.
4. Scope of Use and User E-Mail
You are only authorized to view, use, copy for your records and download and reproduce portions of the Content of this Website for your informational, non-commercial use, provided that you leave all the copyright notices, including copyright management information, or other proprietary notices intact.
The commercial use, reproduction, transmission or distribution of any information, software or other material available through the Website without the prior written consent of CEO Learning Network, LLC is strictly prohibited.
5. Copyrights and Trademarks
The materials at this Site, as well as the organization and layout of this site, are copyrighted and are protected by United States and international copyright laws and treaty provisions. You may access, download and print materials on this Website solely for your personal and non-commercial use; however, any print out of this Site, or portions of the Site, must include CEO Learning Network LLC’s copyright notice. No right, title or interest in any of the materials contained on this Site is transferred to you as a result of accessing, downloading or printing such materials. You may not copy, modify, distribute, transmit, display, reproduce, publish, license any part of this Site; create derivative works from, link to or frame in another website, use on any other website, transfer or sell any information obtained from this Site without the prior written permission of CEO Learning Network, LLC.
CEO Learning Network, LLC respects the intellectual property rights of others and expects our users to do the same. The policy of CEO Learning Network, LLC is to terminate the accounts of copyright offenders and other users who infringe upon the intellectual property rights of others. If you believe that your work has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please contact us at [email protected]
You may not link to this Website without CEO Learning Network, LLC’s written permission. If you are interested in linking to this Website, please contact [email protected]
7. No Unlawful Or Prohibited Use
As a condition of your use of the Website, you warrant to CEO Learning Network, LLC that you will not use the Website for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these terms, conditions, and notices. You may not use the Website in any manner that could damage, disable, overburden, or impair the Site or interfere with any other party’s use and enjoyment of the Website. You may not obtain or attempt to obtain any materials or information through any means not intentionally made available or provided for through the Site.
Gathering email addresses from CEO Learning Network, LLC through harvesting or automated means is prohibited. Posting or transmitting unauthorized or unsolicited advertising, promotional materials, or any other forms of solicitation to other Users is prohibited. Inquiries regarding a commercial relationship with CEO Learning Network, LLC should be directed to: [email protected].
9. No Warranties
The website, and any content, are provided to you on an “as is,” “as available” basis without warranty of any kind whether express, statutory or implied, including but not limited to any implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, quiet enjoyment, systems integration, accuracy, and non-infringement, all of which CEO Learning Network, LLC expressly disclaims. CEO Learning Network, LLC does not endorse and makes no warranty as to the accuracy, completeness, currency, or reliability of the content, and CEO Learning Network, LLC will not be liable or otherwise responsible for any failure or delay in updating the website or any content. We have no duty to update the content of the website. CEO Learning Network, LLC makes no representations or warranties that use of the content will be uninterrupted or error-free. You are responsible for any results or other consequences of accessing the website and using the content, and for taking all necessary precautions to ensure that any content you may access, download or otherwise obtain is free of viruses or any other harmful components. This warranty disclaimer may be different in connection with specific products and services offered by CEO Learning Network, LLC. Some states do not allow the disclaimer of implied warranties, so the foregoing disclaimer may not apply to you. You may also have other legal rights that vary from jurisdiction to jurisdiction.
10. Governing Law, Location and Miscellaneous
11. Separate Agreements
12. DMCA Copyright Policy and Copyright Agent
CEO Learning Network, LLC respects the intellectual property rights of others. If you believe something on this Site has infringed your intellectual property rights, please notify [email protected].
13. No Professional Advice
The information available on the Website is intended to be a general information resource and is not tailored to your specific circumstance. You should not construe this as legal, accounting or other professional advice. This Website is not intended for use by minors.
14. Users Disputes
You are solely responsible for your interactions with other Users. CEO Learning Network, LLC reserves the right, but has no obligation, to monitor disputes between you and other Users.
15. User Submissions And Communications; Public Areas:
If you make any submission to an area of the Website accessed or accessible by the public (“Public Area”) or if you submit any business information, idea, concept or invention to CEO Learning Network, LLC by email, you automatically represent and warrant that the owner of such content or intellectual property has expressly granted CEO Learning Network, LLC a royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, world-wide nonexclusive license to use, reproduce, create derivative works from, modify, publish, edit, translate, distribute, perform, and display the communication or content in any media or medium, or any form, format, or forum now known or hereafter developed. CEO Learning Network, LLC may sublicense its rights through multiple tiers of sublicenses. If you wish to keep any business information, ideas, concepts or inventions private or proprietary, you must not submit them to the Public Areas or to CEO Learning Network, LLC by email. We try to answer every email in a timely manner, but are not always able to do so.
Some of the forums (individual bulletin boards and posts on the social network, for instance) on the Website may not be moderated or reviewed. Accordingly, Users will be held directly and solely responsible for the content of messages that are posted. While not moderating the forums, the Site reviewer will periodically perform an administrative review for the purpose of deleting messages that are old, have received few responses, are off topic or irrelevant, serve as advertisements or seem otherwise inappropriate. CEO Learning Network, LLC has full discretion to delete messages. Users are encouraged to read the specific forum rules displayed in each discussion forum first before participating in that forum.
CEO Learning Network, LLC reserves the right, but is not obligated, to do any or all of the following:
(a) Record the dialogue in public chat rooms.
(b) Examine an allegation that a communications do not conform to the terms of this section and determine in its sole discretion to remove or request the removal of the communications.
(e) Monitor, edit, or disclose any communication in the Public Areas.
(f) Edit or delete any communication(s) posted on the CEO Learning Network, LLC Site, regardless of whether such communication(s) violate these standards.
CEO Learning Network, LLC reserves the right to take any action it deems necessary to protect the personal safety and security of our guests or the public. CEO Learning Network, LLC has no liability or responsibility to users of the CEO Learning Network, LLC Website or any other person or entity for performance or nonperformance of the aforementioned activities.
The parties, their representatives, and the arbitrator as proprietary business information shall treat all information relating to or disclosed by any party in connection with the arbitration of any disputes hereunder. Any party or their respective representatives shall not disclose such information without the prior written authorization of the party furnishing such information. The arbitrator shall not disclose such information without the prior written authorization of all parties. Each party shall bear the burden of its own counsel fees incurred in connection with any arbitration proceedings.
Judgment upon the award returned by the arbitrator may be entered in any court having jurisdiction over the parties or their assets or application of enforcement, as the case may be. Any award by the arbitrator shall be the sole and exclusive remedy of the parties. The parties hereby waive all rights to judicial review of the arbitrator’s decision and any award contained therein.
17. Limitation of Liability
Your use of the content is at your own risk. CEO Learning Network, LLC specifically disclaims any liability, whether based in contract, tort, negligence, strict liability or otherwise, for any direct, indirect, incidental, punitive, consequential, or special damages arising out of or in any way connected with access to, use of or reliance on the content (even if CEO Learning Network, LLC has been advised of the possibility of such damages) or that arise in connection with mistakes or omissions in, or delays in transmission of, information to or from the user, any failure of performance, error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission or delivery, computer virus, communication line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, alteration of, or use of records, programs or files, interruptions in telecommunications connections to the website or viruses, whether caused in whole or in part by negligence, acts of god, telecommunications failure, theft or destruction of, or unauthorized access to the website or the content. This limitation of liability may be different in connection with specific products and services offered by CEO Learning Network, LLC some jurisdictions do not allow the limitation of liability, so this limitation may not apply to you.
B. ADDITIONAL TERMS APPLICABLE ONLY TO REGISTERED USERS
19. Accounts And Security
CEO Learning Network, LLC does not warrant that the functions contained in the service provided by the Website will be uninterrupted or error-free, that defects will be corrected or that this service or the server that makes it available will be free of viruses or other harmful components.
You may not:
(a) select or use a Login Name of another person with the intent to impersonate that person;
(b) use a name subject to the rights of any other person without authorization;
(c) use a Login Name that Website, in its sole discretion, deems inappropriate or offensive.
You shall notify CEO Learning Network, LLC of any known or suspected unauthorized use(s) of your Account, or any known or suspected breach of security, including loss, theft, or unauthorized disclosure of your password. You shall be responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your password.
Any fraudulent, abusive, or otherwise illegal activity may be grounds for termination of your Account, at CEO Learning Network, LLC’s sole discretion, and you may be reported to appropriate law-enforcement agencies.
Effective and Last Updated: July 2012
1) Information Collected
We collect two types of information from you: i) information that you voluntarily provide to us (e.g. through a voluntary registration process, sign-ups or emails); and ii) information that is derived through automated tracking mechanisms.
- Voluntary Registration Information
We collect personally identifiable information when you choose to use certain features of the Site, including consenting to receive Weekly Posts, emails or messages about Site updates or events.
In order for us to consider reader posts to our Site and the opportunity to participate in our discussion forums and CEO surveys, you must first complete the registration process during which we will collect personal information about you. The information may include your name, company, title, company address, and email address. We do not collect personally identifiable information about you except when you specifically provide such information to us on a voluntary basis.
You may choose to invite friends to join the www.ceolearningnetwork.com by sending invitation emails via our invite feature. www.ceolearningnetwork.com stores the email addresses you provide. www.ceolearningnetwork.com does not sell these email addresses or use them to send any other communication besides invitations and invitation reminders. Recipients of invitations may contact www.ceolearningnetwork.com to request removal of their information from our database.
3) How We Use Your Information
www.ceolearningnetwork.com only uses your personal information for the original purposes it was given. Your personal information will not be sold or otherwise transferred to unaffiliated third parties without your approval at the time of collection.
www.ceolearningnetwork.com will not disclose, use, give or sell any personal information to third parties for any purposes other than to our suppliers and other third parties who need to know in order to deliver services on behalf of www.ceolearningnetwork.com unless required to do so by law. Further, www.ceolearningnetwork.com reserves the right to contact you regarding matters relevant to the underlying service provided and/or the information collected.
Please note that personally identifiable information is used only to provide you with a more enjoyable, convenient online experience and to help us identify and/or provide information, products or services that may be of interest to you. We use your personally identifiable information to support and enhance your use of the Site and its features, including without limitation: fulfilling your order; providing customer service; tracking email invitations you send; and otherwise supporting your use of the Site.
We may permit certain trusted third parties to track usage, analyze data such as the source address that a page request is coming from, your IP address or domain name, the date and time of the page request, the referring Web site (if any) and other parameters in the URL. This is collected in order to better understand our Web site usage, and enhance the performance of services to maintain and operate the Site and certain features on the Site. We may use third parties to host the Site; operate various features available on the Site; send emails; analyze data; provide search results and links and assist in fulfilling your requests and orders.
www.ceolearningnetwork.com may disclose Contact Information in special cases where we have reason to believe that disclosing this information is necessary to identify, contact or bring legal action against someone who may be violating our terms and conditions of use or may be causing injury or interference with our rights, property, our customers or anyone who could be harmed by such activities.
We are not liable or responsible for the personally identifiable or other information you choose to submit in forums such as a bulletin board, chat room or any other publicly accessible area of the site.
We use non-identifying and aggregate information to better design our website and for business and administrative purposes. We may also use or share with third parties for any purpose aggregated data that contains no personally identifiable information.
4) How We Protect Your Information
We are committed to protecting the information we receive from you. We take appropriate security measures to protect your information against unauthorized access to or unauthorized alteration, disclosure or destruction of data. To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure the correct use of information, we maintain appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information and data stored on our system. While no computer system is completely secure, we believe the measures we have implemented reduce the likelihood of security problems to a level appropriate to the type of data involved.
5) Accessing and Updating Your Personal Information and Preferences
We provide mechanisms for updating and correcting your personal information for many of our services. You may modify or remove any of your personal information at any time by logging into your account and accessing features such as edit and account.
6) Email Choice/Opt-out
If you no longer wish to receive updates or notifications may opt-out of receiving these communications by changing your “email notification” settings in your “account settings.”
7) Children’s Privacy and Parental Controls
We do not solicit any personal information from children. If you are not 18 or older, you are not authorized to use the Site. Parents should be aware that there are parental control tools available online that can be used to prevent children from submitting information online without parental permission or from accessing material that is harmful to minors.
8) Disclaimer to Security
9) Notification of Changes
10) CONTACT INFORMATION: