English Language Global Consulting Terms of Service
Acceptance of Terms of Service
By accessing or using this Web site or any other web sites of English Language Global Consulting hereinafter “ELG,” its affiliates and agents with links to these Terms of Service (the “General Terms”) (the “Site”) in any way, including using the services and resources available or enabled via the Site by ELG or users of the Site (“Users”), commenting on blogs and journal articles, downloading any information, data, documents, communications, files, text, images, photographs, graphics, videos, webcasts, podcasts, tools, resources, software and products made available or enabled via the Site or ELG Network by ELG or Users (“Materials”), or merely browsing the Site, you agree to and are bound by the General Terms and the ELG Privacy Statement, which is incorporated herein by reference. If you do not agree to all of the terms and conditions contained in the General Terms and the Privacy Statement, do not access this Site or ELG affiliates.
You may not use English Language Global Consulting, or accept the General Terms, if (i) you are not of legal age to form a binding contract with ELG, or (ii) you are a person barred from accessing English Language Global Consulting under the laws of the United States or other countries, including the country in which you reside or from which you access English Language Global Consulting.
You agree to be bound by any subscription or other agreement, posted guidelines, rules, or terms of service that may apply to any particular services on English Language Global Consulting that you use (“Additional Terms”). If there is any conflict between the General Terms and the Additional Terms, the Additional Terms shall take precedence in relation to that service. The General Terms and any applicable Additional Terms are referred to herein as the “Terms.”
ELG may change the Terms from time to time at its sole discretion. When these changes are made, ELG will make a new copy of the General Terms available at the Site and any new Additional Terms will be made available to you from within, or through, the affected service on English Language Global Consulting. ELG may, in its sole discretion, require you to provide consent to the updated Terms before further use of English Language Global Consulting is permitted. Otherwise, your continued use of the Site or any affected service within English Language Global Consulting constitutes your acceptance of the changes. Your access and use of the Site and English Language Global Consulting will be subject to the most current version of the Terms posted on the Site, or within or through the affected service on English Language Global Consulting, at the time of such use. Please regularly check the Site to view the then-current Terms.
When you register for English Language Global Consulting, you will be required to provide ELG with the following information: a user name (which may be pseudonymous), a valid e-mail address, and a password. In addition, you are required to provide English Language Global Consulting with additional information, including your zip code, first name, last name; and other information to be determined by you.
You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your information and password. You shall be responsible for all uses of your registration, whether or not authorized by you. You agree to immediately notify ELG of any unauthorized use of your registration or password.
Terms and Termination
The Terms will continue to apply until terminated by either you or ELG as set forth below.
If you want to terminate your agreement with ELG, you may do so by (i) notifying ELG at any time and (ii) closing your accounts for all of the services or Materials that you use within English Language Global Consulting, where ELG has made this option available to you. Note that your termination does not entitle you to any refunds where such an option has not been made expressly availalbe by ELG. Your notice should be sent, in writing, to email@example.com.
ELG reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to immediately, without notice, suspend or terminate, upon any breach by you of these Terms or otherwise, your registration(s) with or ability to access English Language Global Consulting and/or any other service, specific content, digital products, products, courses or events, provided to you by ELG. Upon expiration or termination of these Terms, you shall promptly discontinue use of English Language Global Consulting. In addition, the sections titled Term and Termination, Disclaimer of Warranties, Limitation of Liability, Indemnification, and General will survive any termination of this Agreement.
Under no circumstances may you “scrape” content from ELG website for use on your revenue-based blog or website. Blog scraping shall mean lifting content from ELG or feeding content from ELG to your own blog for the sole purpose of accruing revenues via links, adsense or other means – in particular, this is forbidden where you have created no content of your own but are running a blog for the sole purpose of scraping other people’s content. This is strictly prohibited on this blog/website and violators will bear the consequences of any infringement or breach.
You may not, without the written permission of ELG, download and distribute videos, e-books, blogs articles or any other ELG copyrighted or trademarked content without the written permission of the owners of this website.
Community Guidelines and Unacceptable Content
You agree to comply with the ELG Community Guidelines.
You alone are responsible for the content of your contributions to English Language Global Consulting, and any consequences of such content. ELG reserves the right to terminate your registration or ability to access English Language Global Consulting if it becomes aware and determines, in its sole discretion, that you are violating any of the Community Guidelines.
If you sign up to ELG you become a member of the website indefinitely and request to be “removed” from our membership list, mailing list or email list, your request may or may not honored in a timely fashion, if at all. If you are registered as a premium, paying member of this website, your membership shall automatically expire at the end of the subscription period.
If you are concerned about any Content on English Language Global Consulting, we urge you contact us whenever you see Unacceptable Content that violates these Community Guidelines at our email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Any comments you choose to make are voluntary. We reserve the right to reject comments which do not subscribe to our policies, or to edit comments to remove profanity or other objectionable content. What is deemed “objectionable” is in the sole discretion of English Language Global Consulting. We do not knowingly permit users of this website to degrade, insult, defame, put-down, curse out, belittle, ridicule or verbally attack other users of this website. We encourage dialogue and constructive comments but we do not welcome angry, mean, evil people and “virtual bullies” to come to English Language Global Consulting to vent by personally attacking others with venomous words, defamatory comments and other vileness. We feel there are many outlets on the blogosphere for that and we encourage those so inclined to visit such outlets.
However, anyone who voluntarily chooses to patronize English Language Global Consulting understands that English Language Global Consulting is ultimately not responsible for what any third party says on this website. While we encourage users to use our contact form to alert us to objectionable content, we cannot guarantee that such content will be removed. What is objectionable is in the sole discretion of ELG. All users are responsible for what they say, and by using this website all users agree that English Language Global Consulting will be held harmless for any comments made by third parties.
You understand and agree that ELG can use your comments in advertising and marketing materials, and in any other printed materials such as its articles journal without obtaining your approval.
Rights and Usage
When you as a user submit Content, as defined above, to ELG, you represent that you have a royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, non-exclusive right (including any moral rights) and license to use, license, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, derive revenue or other remuneration from, communicate to the public, perform and display the Content (in whole or in part) worldwide and/or to incorporate it in other works in any form, media, or technology now known or later developed, for the full term of any worldwide intellectual property right that may exist in such Content.
By submitting Content, which shall include your username, to English Language Global Consulting, you grant ELG a “royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, non-exclusive and fully sub-licensable right (including any moral rights) and license to use, license, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, derive revenue or other remuneration from, communicate to the public, perform and display the Content (in whole or in part) worldwide and/or to incorporate it in other works in any form, media, or technology now known or later developed, for the full term of any worldwide intellectual property right that may exist in such Content. You also warrant that the holder of any worldwide intellectual property right, including moral rights in such Content, has completely and effectively waived all such rights and validly and irrevocably granted to you the right to grant the license stated above.”
Anything contained herein to the contrary notwithstanding, by submitting Content to any forums, comments, blogs, journal articles or any other area on English Language Global Consulting, you hereby expressly permit ELG to identify you by your username (which may be a pseudonym) as the contributor of such Content in any publication in any form, media or technology now known or later developed in connection with the Content.
Unauthorized access, distribution, reproduction, copying, retransmission, publication, sale, exploitation (commercial or otherwise), or any other form of transfer of any portion of English Language Global Consulting, including but not limited to all Content, services, digital products, lessons videos, courses, events, tools or products is hereby expressly prohibited.
Third Party Services
You may order services or merchandise through English Language Global Consulting from other persons not affiliated with ELG (“Seller“). All matters concerning the merchandise and services desired from seller (example Amazon book company, independent teacher contractors), including but not limited to purchase terms, payment terms, warranties, guarantees, maintenance and delivery, are solely between you and Seller. ELG makes no warranties or representations whatsoever with regard to any goods or services provided by Sellers. You will not consider ELG (and its agents), nor will ELG be construed as a party to such transactions, whether or not ELG may have received some form of revenue or other remuneration in connection with the transaction; nor will ELG be liable for any costs or damages arising out of, either directly or indirectly, your transaction of business with any third parties. By using this website you are impliedly agreeing to these terms.
Please note that advertisers on ELG website are not ELG partners or affiliâtes. For example if you contract with a teacher from the ELG Teacher Nework you understand and agree that these professionals are independent of ELG and use the website to advertise their services only. These professionals are not employees or agents of this website unless specifically indicated by ELG. They are advertisers on this website only. You agree to hold ELG harmless for any disputes between you and the advertiser or teacher or other third party.
ELG may include special routing icons which may be located within English Language Global Consulting, the activation of which will allow you to access and learn more about ELG and other services provided by ELG whereby the use of such icons is free of additional charge to you. WHEN YOU ACCESS ANY OF THESE SERVICES, YOUR RIGHTS AND OBLIGATIONS WILL BE GOVERNED BY THE AGREEMENTS AND POLICIES RELATING TO THE USE OF THESE SERVICES.
Third party services, websites and links thereto may be included within English Language Global Consulting. By using this Site or English Language Global Consulting, you recognize that these services, websites and links may use non-personally-identifiable information about you. When you access any of these services or websites, your rights and obligations will be governed by the agreements and policies relating to the use of those services or websites. ELG is not responsible for the content, merchantability or accessibility of any third party websites or links mentioned on ELG.
Notification of Any Possible Copyright Infringement
In the event you believe that any material or Content published on English Language Global Consulting may infringe on your copyright or that of another, please provide detailed written notice via e-mail message to email@example.com. Your notice should include the following information and should be sent to the Designated Agent for this Site (identified below): A physical or electronic signature of the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright interest that is alleged to have been infringed;
A description of the copyrighted work(s) that you claim have been infringed and identification of what content in such work(s) is claimed to be infringing and which you request to be removed or access to which is to be disabled;
A description of where the content that you claim is infringing is located on the Site;
Information sufficient to permit ELG to contact you, such as your physical address, telephone number and e-mail address;
A statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the use of the Content identified in your notice in the manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent or the law; and
A statement by you that the information in your notice is accurate and, under penalty of perjury, that you are the copyright owner or authorized to act on the copyright owner’s behalf.
ELG’s Designated Agent for notice of claims of copyright infringement can be reached as follows: By email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Disclaimer of Warranties
YOU EXPRESSLY AGREE THAT USE OF ENGLISH LANGUAGE GLOBAL CONSULTING, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ALL MATERIALS MADE AVAILABLE THROUGH ENGLISH LANGUAGE GLOBAL CONSULTING, IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. ENGLISH LANGUAGE GLOBAL CONSULTING IS PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS. ELG EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION ANY WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR NON-INFRINGEMENT. ELG MAKES NO WARRANTY THAT ENGLISH LANGUAGE GLOBAL CONSULTING WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS, OR THAT ENGLISH LANGUAGE GLOBAL CONSULTING WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, TIMELY, SECURE, OR ERROR FREE; NOR DOES ELG MAKE ANY WARRANTY AS TO THE RESULTS THAT MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE USE OF ENGLISH LANGUAGE GLOBAL CONSULTING.
YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT ANY MATERIAL AND/OR DATA DOWNLOADED OR OTHERWISE OBTAINED THROUGH THE USE OF ENGLISH LANGUAGE GLOBAL CONSULTING IS AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK AND THAT YOU WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE TO YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEM OR LOSS OF DATA THAT RESULTS FROM THE DOWNLOAD OF SUCH MATERIAL AND/OR DATA.
YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT ELG DOES NOT GUARANTEE THE ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS OR USEFULNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OF ANY INFORMATION PROVIDED IN CONNECTION WITH ENGLISH LANGUAGE GLOBAL CONSULTING. ELG IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY ERRORS OR OMISSIONS OR FOR THE RESULTS OBTAINED FROM THE USE OF SUCH INFORMATION. THE INFORMATION IS PROVIDED WITH THE UNDERSTANDING THAT NEITHER ELG NOR ITS USERS, WHILE SUCH USERS ARE PARTICIPATING IN ENGLISH LANGUAGE GLOBAL CONSULTING, ARE ENGAGED IN RENDERING LEGAL, MEDICAL, COUNSELING OR OTHER PROFESSIONAL SERVICES OR ADVICE. ELG ENCOURAGES YOU TO SEEK APPROPRIATE PROFESSIONAL ADVICE OR CARE FOR ANY SITUATION OR PROBLEM WHICH YOU MAY HAVE. YOU SHOULD NEVER DISREGARD PROFESSIONAL ADVICE, SERVICES, OR INFORMATION CONTAINED IN ANY PRODUCT PACKAGING OR LABEL BECAUSE OF ANY INFORMATION ON ENGLISH LANGUAGE GLOBAL CONSULTING AND YOU SHOULD NOT USE THE CONTENT ON ENGLISH LANGUAGE GLOBAL CONSULTING IN PLACE OF THE ADVICE OF A PROFESSIONAL. NO ADVICE OR INFORMATION, WHETHER ORAL OR WRITTEN, OBTAINED BY YOU FROM ELG OR THROUGH ENGLISH LANGUAGE GLOBAL CONSULTING, ITS EMPLOYEES, CONSULTANTS AND/OR EXPERTS SHALL CREATE ANY WARRANTY NOT EXPRESSLY MADE HEREIN. ELG SHALL NOT BE RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE CAUSED, OR ALLEGED TO HAVE BEEN CAUSED, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, BY THE INFORMATION OR IDEAS CONTAINED, SUGGESTED OR REFERENCED IN ENGLISH LANGUAGE GLOBAL CONSULTING, ITS DIGITAL PRODUCTS OR SERVICES.
ELG MAKES NO WARRANTY REGARDING ANY MATERIALS PURCHASED OR OBTAINED THROUGH ENGLISH LANGUAGE GLOBAL CONSULTING OR ANY TRANSACTIONS ENTERED INTO THROUGH ENGLISH LANGUAGE GLOBAL CONSULTING. ELG IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY CONTENT ON THE INTERNET OR WORLD WIDE WEB PAGES THAT IS CONTAINED OUTSIDE ENGLISH LANGUAGE GLOBAL CONSULTING. WE MAKE NO REPRESENTATIONS AS TO THE QUALITY, SUITABILITY, FUNCTIONALITY OR LEGALITY OF ANY SITES TO WHICH ELG MAY PROVIDE LINKS, AND YOU HEREBY WAIVE ANY CLAIM YOU MIGHT HAVE AGAINST ELG WITH RESPECT TO SUCH SITES.
SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF CERTAIN WARRANTIES, THE LIMITATION OF CERTAIN WARRANTIES, THE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES, OR LIMITATIONS ON HOW LONG AN IMPLIED WARRANTY MAY LAST, SO THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
Limitation of Liability
ELG SHALL NOT BE LIABLE TO YOU FOR ITS BREACH OF THESE TERMS; FOR ANY INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, RESULTING FROM THE USE OR THE INABILITY TO USE ENGLISH LANGUAGE GLOBAL CONSULTING; FOR THE COST OF PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE GOODS AND SERVICES; RESULTING FROM ANY GOODS, SERVICES, DIGITAL PRODUCTS, EVENTS, COURSES AND/OR CONTENT PURCHASED OR OBTAINED OR MESSAGES RECEIVED OR TRANSACTIONS ENTERED INTO THROUGH ENGLISH LANGUAGE GLOBAL CONSULTING; RESULTING FROM UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR ALTERATION OF YOUR TRANSMISSIONS OR DATA, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFITS, BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, USE, DATA OR OTHER INTANGIBLES; EVEN IF ELG HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES, REGARDLESS OF THE FORM OF ACTION, WHETHER IN CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE), STRICT PRODUCT LIABILITY, OR ANY OTHER LEGAL OR EQUITABLE THEORY.
SOME JURISDICTIONS PROHIBIT THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES. ACCORDINGLY, THE LIMITATIONS AND EXCLUSIONS SET FORTH ABOVE MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
Content Storage and Security
ELG assumes no responsibility for the deletion of or failure to store User-created Content. We use a variety of industry-standard security technologies and procedures to help protect your content from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure. Despite these measures, you should know that ELG cannot fully eliminate security risks associated with your content and mistakes may happen.
Newsletters that include Promotional Messages
ELG may send e-mail messages to you containing labeled advertisements, promotions, etc. ELG makes no representation or warranty with respect to the content of any such e-mail messages or any goods or services which may be obtained from such third parties, and you agree that neither ELG nor such third party shall have any liability with respect thereto.
You agree to indemnify and hold each of ELG, its parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, directors, employees, sponsors, successors and assigns harmless from any claim or demand, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, made by any third party due to or arising out of your use of English Language Global Consulting, the violation of these Terms by you, or the infringement by you, or any other subscriber or user of your account, of any intellectual property or other right of any person or entity.
If ELG becomes aware of any possible violations by you of the Terms, ELG reserves the right to investigate such violations. If, as a result of the investigation, ELG believes that criminal activity has occurred, ELG reserves the right to refer the matter to, and to cooperate with, any and all applicable legal authorities. ELG is entitled, except to the extent prohibited by applicable law, to disclose any information or Materials on English Language Global Consulting, including your Content, in ELG’s possession in connection with your use of English Language Global Consulting to (i) comply with applicable laws, legal process or governmental request; (ii) enforce the Terms; (iii) respond to any claims that your Content violates the rights of third parties; (iv) respond to your requests for customer service; or (v) protect the rights, property or personal safety of ELG, its Users or the public, and law enforcement or other government officials, as ELG in its sole discretion believes to be necessary or appropriate.
In the event that ELG determines, in its sole discretion, that you have breached any portion of these Terms, or have otherwise demonstrated conduct inappropriate for English Language Global Consulting, ELG reserves the right to: Warn you via email (to any email address you have provided to ELG) that you have violated these Terms;
Delete any or all Content provided by you or your agent(s) to English Language Global Consulting;
Discontinue your registration(s) with English Language Global Consulting and/or any other ELG community;
Discontinue your subscription to any Materials or services made available through English Language Global Consulting;
Notify and/or send Content to and/or fully cooperate with the proper law enforcement authorities for further action; and/or
Pursue any other action which ELG deems to be appropriate.
If your registration(s) with or ability to access English Language Global Consulting, any other ELG community and/or any other Material or services provided to you by ELG is discontinued by ELG due to your violation of any portion of these Terms or for conduct otherwise inappropriate for the community of English Language Global Consulting, then you agree that you shall not attempt to re-register with or access English Language Global Consulting, any other ELG community and/or any other Materials or services provided by ELG, through use of a different member name or otherwise, and you acknowledge that you will not be entitled to receive a refund for fees related to those Materials or services to which your access has been terminated. In the event that you violate the immediately preceding sentence, ELG reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to immediately take any or all of the actions set forth herein without any notice or warning to you.
This Site can be accessed from countries around the world and may contain references to ELG Network services and Materials that are not available in your country. These references do not imply that ELG intends to announce such services or Materials in your country.
This Site is controlled, operated and administered by ELG and the Waterfall Press, Inc. ELG makes no representation that the Site, English Language Global Consulting or Materials are appropriate or available for use at other locations outside the United States, and access to the Site, English Language Global Consulting or Materials from jurisdictions where the Site, English Language Global Consulting or Materials are illegal is prohibited. If you access the Site, English Language Global Consulting or Materials from a location outside the United States, you are responsible for compliance with all local laws.
Changes in Service
ELG reserves the right to terminate free access (if access is free) to English Language Global Consulting, including any or all ELG services or Materials, with or without notice to you. ELG reserves the right (at ELG’s discretion) to provide you with notice of such change by prominently posting a notice on English Language Global Consulting and/or sending written notice to you at any e-mail and/or post office address you have provided to ELG. Once free access is terminated, ELG may charge each subscriber any applicable fee, surcharge and/or membership fee for access to English Language Global Consulting and/or any for-pay ELG services or Materials.
Any notice provided to ELG pursuant to the Terms should be sent to ELG at email@example.com Attn: Terms of Service.
Governing Law and Venue.
This Agreement and any action related thereto will be governed and interpreted by and under the laws of the State of New York without giving effect to any conflicts of laws principles that require the application of the law of a different state. You hereby expressly consent to the personal jurisdiction and venue in the state and federal courts for the county in which ELG’s principal place of business is located for any lawsuit filed by or against you or by ELG arising from or related to this Agreement. The United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods does not apply to this Agreement. Where there is a conflict of laws, New York law will be the only relevant law to resolve any dispute.
Choice of Language.
It is the express wish of the parties that these Terms, any Additional Terms and all related documents have been drawn up in English.
If any provision of these Terms is, for any reason, held to be invalid or unenforceable, the other provisions of these Terms will be remain enforceable, and the invalid or unenforceable provision will be deemed modified so that it is valid and enforceable to the maximum extent permitted by law.
Any waiver or failure to enforce any provision of this Agreement on one occasion will not be deemed a waiver of any other provision or of such provision on any other occasion.
No Assignment. These Terms, and your rights and obligations herein, may not be assigned, subcontracted, delegated, or otherwise transferred by you without ELG’s prior written consent, and any attempted assignment, subcontract, delegation, or transfer in violation of the foregoing will be null and void.
Your relationship to ELG is that of an independent contractor, and neither party is an agent or “partner” of the other. You will not have, and will not represent to any third party that it has, any authority to act on behalf of ELG.
These Terms are the final, complete and exclusive agreement of the parties with respect to the subject matter hereof and supersedes and merges all prior discussions between the parties with respect to such subject matters.
Please report any violations of these Terms to firstname.lastname@example.org