TERMS AND CONDITIONS
WARNING: Your use of this Chat Room is subject to the following Disclaimers, Terms and Conditions and the EULA/Terms and Conditions of Bypass Publishing’s Website (“Site”) at https://fastlane.bypasspublishing.com (collectively, “Terms and Conditions”).
If you do not agree with the Terms and Conditions, do not click “I Agree” and do not enter the Chat Room. The Terms and Conditions apply to all interactive areas of the Site where Authorized Users are allowed to communicate with others or submit content and may include chat rooms, blogs, forums, discussion boards, feedback mechanisms, etc.
DISCLAIMER: The following chat room is an un-moderated electronic, interactive communication tool for the use of students and instructors only (“Authorized End Users”) of the applicable educational institution (“Institution”) in connection with a course of instruction (“Course”).
Any views, opinions or commentary posted in this Chat Room are not the views, opinions or commentary of Bypass Publishing Company, the Institution or any administrator/s of the Site or Course. BYPASS PUBLISHING COMPANY DOES NOT ACCEPT LIABILITY, AND IS NOT BE LIABLE, FOR ANY CONTENT OR MESSAGES POSTED OR SUBMITTED IN THIS CHAT ROOM.CHAT ROOM PURPOSE AND RULES:
Authorized End Users are welcome to post or submit content related to the Course subject to the following rules:
1. Prohibited Messages/Content:
-Content that is unlawful, libelous, defamatory, threatening, obscene, vulgar, pornographic, profane, indecent, or invades the privacy or publicity rights of third parties;
-Materials that violate or infringe copyright, trademark or other intellectual property rights of third parties – for example, the posting of any content without the express permission of the owner or authorized representative is prohibited, except where permitted by fair use or otherwise by federal law;
-Rude, offensive, harassing, sexually explicit language, racial epithets or hate speech of any kind;
-Intimate, personal, negative or embarrassing information, disclosures or gossip about you, a participant in the Chat Room or any third parties; and
-Use of any user names other than your own, or use of multiple user names simultaneously.
2. Reporting Violations/Monitoring/Take Down:
-Any violations of the above rules should be reported to the Course Administrator [and/or] Bypass Publishing Company, Attn: email@example.com;
-Any suspected copyright, trademark or other infringement of intellectual property rights should be reported immediately to Bypass Publishing at Brooke Pfeiffer (Copyright firstname.lastname@example.org);
-Bypass does not monitor or police the communications or messages within the Chat Room, however, it reserves the right (but not the duty) to, without notice, take down, edit or delete any content brought to its attention that violates the above rules;
- Bypass assumes no responsibility for your participation in any Chat Room activities, which are at the sole risk of the Authorized End User; Nor does Bypass assume any responsibility for the content posted in the Chat Room, nor the conduct of the user posting such content;
3. Disclaimer of All Warranties:
-Bypass makes NO WARRANTIES OR REPRESENTATIONS, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED,
ABOUT ANY CHAT ROOM CONTENT OR ITS ACCURACY, RELIABILITY, EDUCATIONAL VALUE, MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR ANY PARTICULAR PURPOSE or NON-INFRINGEMENT.
-The Chat Room, the Site and the Course is offered “AS IS” and, to the fullest extent of state and federal law, provided without any warranties of any kind, either express or implied.
-While reasonable efforts are made to assure the availability and uptime of the Site and this Chat Room, Bypass does not warrant or represent that the Chat Room, Site or Course will be free from interruption, that defects will be corrected, that the Site is free of viruses or other harmful content.
-You acknowledge that Bypass Publishing Company and its affiliates are not liable for any delays, inaccuracies, hardware or software failures, errors, omissions, interruptions, deletions, defects, viruses, communications’ failures or for theft, destruction, damages or unauthorized access to your computer system or network.
-You acknowledge that Bypass is not liable for any defamatory, offensive or illegal conduct or material posted to or found within the Chat Room or the Site.
-You acknowledge that under no circumstances will Bypass be liable for any damages including, without limitation, direct, indirect, incidental, special, consequential, punitive or exemplary damages associated with, in connection with or related to your use of or inability to use the Chat Room, the Site or the Course.