Terms Of Use

Terms And Conditions Of Use

This is an AGREEMENT between you (the “User” aka “Customer”) and Jeffrey Ludovici, M.A., LLC (aka “Learning At College Strategy Blog” service). Please read all of these terms of use, rules, and policies related to the Learning At College Strategy Blog service. You accept and agree to the terms of this agreement by clicking “Register,” “Buy Now” or their equivalent at the Learning At College Strategy Blog service.

Payments

You agree that you will pay for all products you purchase through the Learning At College Strategy Blog service, and that Jeffrey Ludovici, M.A., LLC may charge your selected payment method for any products or services purchased and for any additional amounts (including any taxes and late fees, as applicable) that may be accrued by or in connection with your Account. You are responsible for the timely payment of ALL FEES and for providing Jeffrey Ludovici, M.A., LLC with a valid payment method for all fees.

Your Username, personal name, billing address, phone number, email, or other information collected at the Learning At College Strategy Blog service upon checkout represent your Customer information, and may be used for collections in the even of non-payment for products and services.

Prices for products offered via the Learning At College Strategy Blog service may change at any time, and Learning At College Strategy Blog service will not provide price protection or refunds in the event of a price reduction or promotional offering.

Refund Policy

All purchases of memberships, subscriptions, or digital content access accounts are final. We do not accept returns or exchanges of memberships, subscriptions, or digital content access. In the event that, for technological reasons a User cannot access what they have paid for and they are unable to resolve the problem with our help, a refund may result. Refunds are not given, in part or whole, if a user cancels their subscription, membership level or levels, or account.

The Learning At College Strategy Blog service is intended for desktop and laptop computers. Refunds will not be made on the basis that a User cannot access their content from a mobile device, such as a phone, tablet computer, or other mobile device.

Some content or services are priced as a one-time “access fee” with an associated timeframe in which users may view or use the content. This is not a recurrent subscription, and one-time access fees will not be refunded on a prorated basis. Upon refunding an access fee, the User’s access to that section will be immediately closed.

If a product becomes unavailable following a transaction but prior to your use, your sole remedy is a refund. If technical problems prevent or unreasonably delay delivery of your product, your exclusive and sole remedy is a refund of the price paid, as determined by Jeffrey Ludovici, M.A., LLC .

Requirements For The Use Of The Services

To use the Learning At College Strategy Blog service, a reliable internet connection and a desktop or personal computer of recent model is necessary. Users are responsible for ensuring that their computer and software are updated to recent industry standards. Mobile devices are not supported and have not been tested with the Learning At College Strategy Blog service.

Only persons age 18 years or older can create accounts. Accounts for persons under 18 years old can be created by a parent or legal guardian. Children under the age of 18 should review this Agreement with their parent or guardian to ensure that the child and parent or legal guardian understand it. The parent or legal guardian remains responsible for the account created and for adhering to the terms of use described herein.

Your Account

As a registered User of the Learning At College Strategy Blog service, you may establish an Account to access your content. Do not reveal your Account information to anyone else. You are solely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality and security of your Account and for all activities that occur on or through your Account, and you agree to immediately notify Jeffrey Ludovici, M.A., LLC of any security breach of your Account. Jeffrey Ludovici, M.A., LLC shall not be responsible for any losses arising out of the unauthorized use of your Account.

Privacy

Please see the Privacy Policy to see how your personal information is used as part of the Learning At College Strategy Blog service.

Compatible Devices

In order to be able to view and access or stream content from the Learning At College Strategy Blog service, you will need to use a personal computer, laptop computer, or other device that meets the system and compatibility requirements. Learning At College Strategy Blog was designed to be viewed from laptop or desktop computers, and is optimized for Firefox (although Chrome, Safari, and other browsers should work as well). While the site might be viewed from a mobile device, it may not work correctly for the log in or other functions while on a mobile device. The best experience for Learning At College Strategy Blog will be on a desktop or laptop computer, and we cannot guarantee correct functionality from mobile devices.

Personal Use Only, Copyright Notice

Learning At College Strategy Blog provides Digital Content (aka electronic content) to it’s users on a pay-access, membership, or subscription basis for viewing over a limited period of time. Each article, audio, or content item is considered it’s own creative work and is subject individually to any “fair use” standards. This content is protected under intellectual property and copyright laws, and users are granted a personal-use single license to access and use the content. Content or information contained herein may not be copied, shared, or used for commercial purposes, including educational use, without the expressed written permission from Jeffrey Ludovici, M.A., LLC or it’s designees. All content at Learning At College Strategy Blog is copyright 2014 Jeffrey Ludovici, M.A., LLC, all rights reserved. For inquire about commercial or educational use, please use the contact form or write support@learing.collegestrategyblog.com.

Individual Digital (aka “Electronic”) Content License

Upon payment of any applicable fees to obtain access to Digital Content at the Learning At College Strategy Blog service, and your compliance with all other terms specified for the service, Jeffrey Ludovici, M.A., LLC grants you a non-exclusive, non-transferable, non-sublicensable, limited right and license, during the applicable Viewing Period, to access, view, and use the Digital Content in accordance with the Usage Rules, for Non-Commercial, Private Use. As used herein, “Non-Commercial, Private Use” means a presentation of Digital Content for which no fee or consideration of any kind (other than that which you pay to us to view the Digital Content) is charged or received, which takes place in your private home, apartment, or other domicile; or, if outside your private home, apartment, or domicile is limited to a private viewing for you. Non-commercial, private use specifically excludes any public presentation (e.g., a presentation in a public space). The non-commercial, private license is issued to individuals, and is not be issued for educational, public, institutional, agency, or governmental use. Jeffrey Ludovici, M.A., LLC may use technologies to verify your compliance with this license and the terms of use herein. Usage Rules may be controlled and monitored by Jeffrey Ludovici, M.A., LLC for compliance purposes, and Jeffrey Ludovici, M.A., LLC reserves the right to enforce the Usage Rules without notice to you. The rules and stipulations of this individual license also apply to courtesy accounts granted to professionals for promotional or other purposes.

Usage Rules For The Private, Non-Commercial Digital (aka Electronic) Content License

  • You are allowed to use the Learning At College Strategy Blog service only for personal, non-commercial, non-educational, non-public use. You may not use it for your business, school, agency, institution, or similar organization under the personal use license.
  • You are allowed to sign in to your account, access the content (e.g., read the articles, listen to the audios, etc.) at any time during the specified membership, subscription, or access time period.
  • You are allowed to invite family members (e.g., husband, wife, son, daughter) to view the information with you while you are logged in. You are not permitted to share your log in information so that they may use your account.
  • You are not permitted to download, print, or share the articles, audios, or other content unless they are specifically indicated as “free” or “downloadable” accessory content such as worksheets, examples, exercises, quizzes, or other content items identified as downloadable.
  • You may not re-sell or re-use the content of the Learning At College Strategy Blog service under the personal, non-commercial use license, including for “educational purposes.”

Intellectual Property

You understand and agree that the Learning At College Strategy Blog service contains proprietary information and material that is owned by Jeffrey Ludovici, M.A., LLC, and is protected by applicable intellectual property and other laws, including but not limited to copyright. You agree that you will not use such proprietary information or materials in any way whatsoever except for use of the Learning At College Strategy Blog service and in compliance with this Agreement. No portion of the Learning At College Strategy Blog Service may be reproduced in any form or by any means, except as expressly permitted in these terms. You agree not to modify, rent, lease, loan, sell, distribute, display, broadcast, lease, sublicense, or create derivative works based on the Learning At College Strategy Blog service in any manner, and you shall not exploit the Learning At College Strategy Blog Service in any unauthorized way whatsoever.

Security

Jeffrey Ludovici, M.A., LLC, shall use reasonable efforts to protect information submitted by you in your connection with Learning At College Strategy Blog, but you AGREE that your submission of such information is at your SOLE RISK and Jeffrey Ludovici, M.A., LLC hereby disclaims any and all liability to you for any loss or liability incurred relating to submitting your information in this way. Jeffrey Ludovici, M.A., LLC, does not represent or guarantee that the Learning At College Strategy Blog service will be free from loss, corruption, attack, viruses, interference, hacking, or other security intrusion and disclaims any liability relating thereto.

Third Party Materials

Certain software, security measures, and other operational needs at the Learning At College Strategy Blog service and used by Jeffrey Ludovici, M.A., LLC, may include materials from third parties. You AGREE that Jeffrey Ludovici, M.A., LLC is not responsible for the error free operation of third party materials, does not warrant them, and will not have any liability or responsibility for any third-party materials, websites, or for any other materials, products, or services of third parties. You agree that you will not use any third-party materials in a manner that would infringe or violate the rights of any other party and that Jeffrey Ludovici, M.A., LLC is not in any way responsible for any such use by you.

General Restrictions

The non-commercial, personal use license is granted to an individual, and not businesses, institutions, organizations, schools, or other. Serial use of one license by multiple persons, such as multiple employees or students viewing the same account, is prohibited. Each individual would require their own account and a separate license.

Each article, audio, course, or content piece is it’s own individual work and each is under copyright protection. A reminder that “fair use,” allows only a small portion of an individual original work to be used, including for “educational purposes.” The individual personal, non-commercial license does not permit educational, commercial, or organizational use. That is a separate license.

Termination

If you violate, or Jeffrey Ludovici, M.A., LLC, suspects that you have violated any of the provisions of this Agreement, Jeffrey Ludovici, M.A., LLC , at its sole discretion, without notice to you may: (i) terminate this Agreement and/or your Account, and you will remain liable for all amounts due under your Account up to and including the date of termination; (ii) and/or preclude access to the Learning At College Strategy Blog service.

Jeffrey Ludovici, M.A., LLC reserves the right to modify, suspend, or discontinue the Learning At College Strategy Blog Service (or any part or content thereof) at any time with or without notice to you, and Jeffrey Ludovici, M.A., LLC will not be liable to you or to any third party should it exercise such rights.

Disclaimer Of Warranties; Liability Limitation

**You understand that you are using the information contained at the Learning At College Strategy Blog service AT YOUR OWN RISK, and that you ASSUME FULL RESPONSIBILITY for any decisions that you make as well as their outcomes by using the Learning At College Strategy Blog service. You AGREE to hold harmless Jeffrey Ludovici, M.A., LLC and it’s Directors, Officers, Employees, and Affiliates for any results of your using the Learning At College Strategy Blog service.

**You expressly AGREE that your use of, or inability to use, the Learning At College Strategy Blog service is at your sole risk. The Learning At College Strategy Blog service and all products and services delivered to you through it are (except as expressly stated) are provided “AS IS” and “AS AVAILABLE” for your use, WITHOUT warranties of any kind, either expressed or implied, including all implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, title, and non-infringement.

**Jeffrey Ludovici, M.A., LLC, does NOT guarantee, represent, or warrant that your use of the Learning At College Strategy Blog service will be uninterrupted or error-free, and you agree that from time to time Jeffrey Ludovici, M.A., LLC may remove the Learning At College Strategy Blog service for indefinite periods of time, or cancel it at any time, without notice to you.

**In NO CASE shall Jeffrey Ludovici, M.A., LLC, its Directors, Officers, Employees, and Affiliates be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, punitive, special, or consequential damages arising from your use of the Learning At College Strategy Blog service or for any other claim related in any way to your use of the Learning At College Strategy Blog service, including but not limited to, any errors or omissions in any content, or any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of the use of any content or product posted, transmitted, or otherwise made available via the Learning At College Strategy Blog service, even if advised of their possibility.

Waiver And Indemnity

**By using the Learning At College Strategy Blog service, you AGREE, to the extent permitted by law, to indemnify and hold Jeffrey Ludovici, M.A., LLC, it’s Directors, Officers, Employees, and Affiliates harmless with respect to any claims arising out of your breach of this agreement, your use of the Learning At College Strategy Blog service, or any action taken by Jeffrey Ludovici, M.A., LLC as part of its investigation of a suspected violation of this agreement or as a result of its finding or decision that a violation of this Agreement has occurred. This means that you CANNOT SUE or recover any damages from Jeffrey Ludovici, M.A., LLC, it’s Directors, Officers, Employees, and Affiliates as a result of it’s decision to remove or refuse to process any information or content, to warn you, to suspend or terminate your access to the Learning At College Strategy Blog service, or to take any other action during the investigation of a suspected violation or as a result that a violation of this Agreement has occurred. You also AGREE to hold Jeffrey Ludovici, M.A., LLC and the Learning At College Strategy Blog service harmless from any actions or inactions you take as a result of the use of the Learning At College Strategy Blog service.

Changes

Jeffrey Ludovici, M.A., LLC reserves the right at any time to modify this Agreement and to impose new or additional terms or conditions on your use of the Learning At College Strategy Blog Service. Such modifications and additional terms and conditions will be effective immediately and incorporated into this Agreement. Your continued use of the Learning At College Strategy Blog Service will be deemed acceptance thereof.

Notwithstanding any other provision of this Agreement, Jeffrey Ludovici, M.A., LLC and its licensors reserve the right to change, suspend, remove, or disable access to any Learning At College Strategy Blog Products, content, or other materials comprising a part of the Learning At College Strategy Blog Service at any time without notice. In no event will Jeffrey Ludovici, M.A., LLC be liable for these changes. Jeffrey Ludovici, M.A., LLC may also impose limits on the use of or access to certain features or portions of the Learning At College Strategy Blog service, in any case and without notice or liability.

Miscellaneous

This Agreement constitutes the entire agreement between you and Jeffrey Ludovici, M.A., LLC and governs your use of the Learning At College Strategy Blog Service, superseding any prior agreements between you and Jeffrey Ludovici, M.A., LLC . You also may be subject to additional terms and conditions that may apply when you use affiliate services, third-party content, or third-party software. If any part of this Agreement is held invalid or unenforceable, that portion shall be construed in a manner consistent with applicable law to reflect, as nearly as possible, the original intentions of the parties, and the remaining portions shall remain in full force and effect. Jeffrey Ludovici, M.A., LLC ‘s failure to enforce any right or provisions in this Agreement will not constitute a waiver of such or any other provision. Jeffrey Ludovici, M.A., LLC will not be responsible for failures to fulfill any obligations due to causes beyond its control.

The Learning At College Strategy Blog service is operated by Jeffrey Ludovici, M.A., LLC from its offices in the United States. You agree to comply with all local, state, federal, and national laws, statutes, ordinances, and regulations that apply to your use of the Learning At College Strategy Blog Service. All transactions on the Learning At College Strategy Blog Service are governed by Pennsylvania law, without giving effect to its conflict of law provisions. Your use of the Learning At College Strategy Blog Service may also be subject to other laws. You expressly agree that exclusive jurisdiction for any claim or dispute with Jeffrey Ludovici, M.A., LLC or relating in any way to your use of the Learning At College Strategy Blog Service resides in the courts in the State of Pennsylvania.

Last Updated: 11/03/2014