The information, material and related graphics available on this Site ("Materials") are provided by US Programs for Accredited Schools and Soft Skills (USPASSS). The following terms govern the use of this Site. By using this Site you agree that you have read and understood these terms and agree to be bound by these terms, and to comply with all applicable laws and regulations regarding use of this Site.

USPASSS reserves the right to make changes to this Site and to these terms at any time. Any change in these terms will be prospective only, unless retroactive effect is legally required. Your continued use of this Site will constitute your acceptance of any new or amended terms.


How you may use the Site

You may only use the Site lawfully, for personal (non-commercial) purposes and in a manner which does not damage the Site or infringe the intellectual property or other rights of any person, firm or company. You agree to use the Site (or any part of it) in accordance with all applicable laws relevant to the jurisdiction from which you access the Site.

You agree that in using the Site (or any part thereof) or the Content you will not attempt to gain unauthorized access to any part or component of the Site or the Content, the server on which the Site is stored or any server, computer or database connected to the Site. In the event that you have a claim against another user of the Site arising out of that user’s use of the Site or the Content, you agree to pursue such right, claim or action independently of and without recourse to us.

The use of the Site by a minor is subject to the consent of their parent or guardian. We advise parents or guardians who permit their children to use the Site that it is important that they communicate with their children about their safety online. Minors who are using the Site, and in particular any interactive element of the Site, should be made aware of the potential risks to them by their parent or guardian.

You agree that you will not place or transmit false or misleading information on or through this Site or input or upload to this Site any information that contains viruses, Trojan horses, worms, time bombs or other computer programming routines that are intended to damage, interfere with, intercept or expropriate any system or this Site.

You agree that we may terminate or suspend your use of the Site at any time and for any or no reason, even if we continue to allow others to use it. You agree that we will not be liable to you for any loss caused by termination or suspension of your access to the Site.


Links to Third Party Web Sites

USPASSS’s website utilizes links to permit you to leave this site and enter non-USPASSS sites. As these sites are not under the control of USPASSS, we hold no responsibility for the content, privacy practices, or other site links to those websites. These links are included on our website as a convenience and for reference purposes only. 

The inclusion of any link to such a site does not create or imply any approval or endorsement of that site by USPASSS. USPASSS makes no representations whatsoever as to any other website that you may access through this one. 


User Generated Content

Notwithstanding anything to the contrary in these terms and conditions, with respect to content you submit or make available for inclusion on the Site, you grant USPASSS permanent world-wide, royalty free, and non-exclusive license(s) to use, distribute, reproduce, modify, adapt, publicly perform, and publicly display such content on the Site or in any other medium for any purpose.


Copyright

We are the owner of the Site and the Content. Those rights are protected by laws and treaties around the world.  All such rights are reserved.

If you wish to quote our editorial content in promotional materials or on product packaging, please contact us on info (at) uspasss (dot) org


Limitation of Liability

USPASSS shall not be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, or consequential damages that result from the use of, or the inability to use, this Site or the materials on this Site. Applicable law may not allow the limitation of exclusion of liability or incidental or consequential damages, so the above limitation or exclusion may not apply to you.


Indemnification

You agree to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless USPASSS, its officers, directors, employees, agents, licensors and suppliers from and against all losses, liabilities, expenses, damages and costs, including reasonable attorneys' fees, resulting from any violation of these terms and conditions, any content you post to or make available on the Site, or any activity (including negligent or wrongful conduct) by you or any other person accessing the Site using your Internet account.


Governing Law

Any claim relating to this Site or use of this Site will be governed by and interpreted in accordance with the laws of the State of Texas, without reference to its conflict-of-laws principles. Any dispute arising out of or related to your use of this Site will be brought in, and you hereby consent to exclusive jurisdiction and venue in, the state and federal courts sitting in Collin County, Texas. You agree to waive all defenses of lack of personal jurisdiction and forum non conveniens and agree that process may be served in a manner authorized by applicable law or court rule.


Waiver

If any part of these Terms and Conditions shall be held or declared to be invalid or unenforceable for any reason by any court of competent jurisdiction, such provision shall be ineffective but shall not affect any other part of these Terms and Conditions.


International Access

USPASSS operates this Site from its offices within the United States. USPASSS makes no representations that the Materials referenced on this Site are appropriate or available for use in other areas of the world. Those who access this Site from locations outside the United States are responsible for compliance with applicable local laws. 


Privacy

Use of this Site is subject to USPASSS's  Privacy Policy.