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Usage Within Parenthesis Academy
Who May Use our Services
You may use our Services only if you can form a binding contract with Parenthesis Academy, and only in compliance with these Terms and all applicable laws. When you create your Parenthesis Academy account, and subsequently when you use certain features, you must provide us with accurate and complete information, and you agree to update your information to keep it accurate and complete.
Our License to You
Subject to these Terms and our policies we grant you a limited, personal, non-exclusive, non-transferable, and revocable license to use our Services. You may download content from our Services only for your personal, non-commercial use, unless you obtain Parenthesis Academy's written permission to otherwise use the content. You also agree that you will create, access, and/or use only one user account, and you will not share with any third party access to or access information for your account. Using our Services does not give you ownership of any intellectual property rights in our Services or the content you access.
Parenthesis Academy reserves the right to cancel, interrupt, or reschedule any course or to modify any course content or the point value or weight of any assignment, quiz, or other assessment. Courses offered are subject to the Disclaimers and Limitation of Liability sections below.
Disclaimer of Student-University Relationship
Nothing in these Terms or otherwise with respect to your participation in any course: (a) establishes any relationship beyond the course registered, between you and any educational institution with which Parenthesis Academy may be affiliated; or entitles you to use the resources of any educational institution beyond participation in the course.
The Services enable you to share your content, such as homework, quizzes, exams, projects, and other assignments you submit, posts you make in the forums, and the like ("User Content"), with Parenthesis Academy, instructors, and/or other users. You retain all intellectual property rights in, and are responsible for, the User Content you share.
How Parenthesis Academy and Others May Use User Content
To the extent that you provide User Content, you grant Parenthesis Academy a fully-transferable, royalty-free, perpetual, sublicensable, non-exclusive, worldwide license to copy, distribute, modify, create derivative works based on, publicly perform, publicly display, and otherwise use the User Content. This license includes granting Parenthesis Academy the right to authorize participating institutions to use User Content with their registered students and on-campus learners independent of the Services. Nothing in these Terms shall restrict other legal rights Parenthesis Academy may have to User Content, for example under other licenses. We reserve the right to remove or modify User Content for any reason, including User Content that we believe violates these Terms.
We welcome your suggestions, ideas, comments, and other feedback regarding the Services ("Feedback"). By submitting any Feedback, you grant us the right to use the Feedback without any restriction or any compensation to you. By accepting your Feedback, Parenthesis Academy does not waive any rights to use similar or related Feedback previously known to Parenthesis Academy, developed by its employees or contractors, or obtained from other sources.
We care about the security of our users. While we work to protect the security of your account and related information, Parenthesis Academy cannot guarantee that unauthorized third parties will not be able to defeat our security measures. Please notify us immediately of any compromise or unauthorized use of your account by emailing email@example.com
Third Party Content
Through the Services, you will have the ability to access and/or use content provided by instructors, other users, and/or other third parties and links to websites and services maintained by third parties. Parenthesis Academy cannot guarantee that such third party content, in the Services or elsewhere, will be free of material you may find objectionable or otherwise inappropriate or of malware or other contaminants that may harm your computer, mobile device, or any files therein. Parenthesis Academy disclaims any responsibility or liability related to your access or use of such third party content.
Copyright and Trademark Policy
Parenthesis Academy respects the intellectual property rights of our users, participating institutions, and other third parties and expects our users to do the same when using the Services. We have adopted and implemented the Parenthesis Academy Copyright and Trademark Policy in accordance with applicable law, including the Digital Millennium Copyright Act.
Parenthesis Academy is committed to advancing the science of learning and teaching, and records of your participation in courses may be used for education research. In the interest of this research, you may be exposed to variations in the course content. Research findings will typically be reported at the aggregate level. Your personal identity will not be publicly disclosed in any research findings without your express consent.
Parenthesis Academy offers paid Services for a fee. Unless otherwise stated, all fees are quoted in SG Dollars. You are responsible for paying all fees and applicable taxes in a timely manner with a payment mechanism associated with the applicable paid Services. If your payment method fails or your account is past due, we may collect fees using other collection mechanisms. Fees may vary based on your location and other factors, and Parenthesis Academy reserves the right to change any fees at any time at its sole discretion. Any change, update, or modification will be effective immediately upon posting through the relevant Services. Refunds may be available for paid Services as described in our Refund Policy.
Modifying and Terminating our Services
We are constantly changing and improving our Services. We may add or remove functions, features, or requirements, and we may suspend or stop a Service altogether. Accordingly, Parenthesis Academy may terminate your use of any Service for any reason. If your use of a paid Service is terminated, a refund may be available under our Refund Policy. None of Parenthesis Academy, its participating institutions and instructors, its contributors, sponsors, and other business partners, and their employees, contractors, and other agents (the "Parenthesis Academy Parties") shall have any liability to you for any such action. You can stop using our Services at any time, although we'll be sorry to see you go.
THE SERVICES AND ALL INCLUDED CONTENT ARE PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" BASIS WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. THE PARENTHESIS ACADEMY PARTIES SPECIFICALLY DISCLAIM ANY AND ALL WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT, AND ANY WARRANTIES ARISING OUT OF COURSE OF DEALING OR USAGE OF TRADE. THE PARENTHESIS ACADEMY PARTIES FURTHER DISCLAIM ANY AND ALL LIABILITY RELATED TO YOUR ACCESS OR USE OF THE SERVICES OR ANY RELATED CONTENT. YOU ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT ANY ACCESS TO OR USE OF THE SERVICES OR SUCH CONTENT IS AT YOUR OWN RISK.
Limitation of Liability
YOU AGREE THAT ANY CAUSE OF ACTION RELATED TO THE SERVICES MUST COMMENCE WITHIN ONE (1) MONTH AFTER THE CAUSE OF ACTION ACCRUES. OTHERWISE, SUCH CAUSE OF ACTION IS PERMANENTLY BARRED.
You agree to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless the Parenthesis Academy Parties from any and all claims, liabilities, expenses, and damages, including reasonable attorneys' fees and costs, made by any third party related to: (a) your use or attempted use of the Services in violation of these Terms; (b) your violation of any law or rights of any third party; or (c) User Content, including without limitation any claim of infringement or misappropriation of intellectual property or other proprietary rights.
Governing Law and Jurisdiction
The Services are managed by Parenthesis Academy, which is located in Singapore. You agree that any dispute related to these Terms will be governed by the laws of Singapore.
Revisions to the Terms
We reserve the right to revise the Terms at our sole discretion at any time. Any revisions to the Terms will be effective immediately upon posting by us. For any material changes to the Terms, we will take reasonable steps to notify you of such changes. In all cases, your continued use of the Services after publication of such changes, with or without notification, constitutes binding acceptance of the revised Terms.
If it turns out that a particular provision of these Terms is not enforceable, this will not affect any other terms. If you do not comply with these Terms, and we do not take immediate action, this does not indicate that we relinquish any rights that we may have (such as taking action in the future).
Parenthesis Academy's participating institutions are third party beneficiaries of the Terms and may enforce those provisions of the Terms that relate to them.
We grant you a limited license to access and make personal and domestic use of this website but without modifying it or any portion of it without our express prior written consent. This license does not include any resale or commercial use of this website, its software or its contents (e.g. data mining, robots etc.). You are not to frame or utilise framing techniques to this website, its software or its content without our express prior written consent. [You are granted a limited, revocable and non-exclusive right to create a hyperlink to our home page so long as you do not portray the website or us in a false, derogatory or offensive manner.]
This website and the software on this website are provided to you on an “as is” basis and we do not purport to give you any promise, guarantee, representation or warranty in relation to the quality or performance of the same. In particular, we do not guarantee the fitness of this website, software or any content located on it for any particular purpose, the merchantability of our website, software or the content located on it, nor the level of skill and care used by us in making this website, software or any content located on it available to you. Any term or condition that imply any promise, guarantee, representation or warranty of such a nature is expressly excluded.
Providing the website on an “as is" basis means that :-
- While we use our reasonable endeavours to ensure all information on our website or software is accurate, we do not purport to promise or guarantee to you that it is or take any responsibility if it is not - your use of our website or any information on it is at your own risk.
- We do not guarantee that our website and any content located on it is free from defects or viruses, nor that the use of the website will not cause any damage to your computer or network – it is your responsibility to use the proper equipment and/or software for viewing our website and safeguarding your computer and network by preventing access to anything that may cause damage.
You should ensure that all Personal Data submitted to us is complete, accurate, true and correct. Failure on your part to do so may result in our inability to provide you with products and services you have requested.Please be aware that all content on this website (e.g. text, graphics, logos, screen-savers, audio clips) is our property or the property of our content suppliers and is protected by copyright laws. As such, please make just one copy (e.g. on your computer's or network's cache or print-outs or hard disk) for your own use but do not appropriate, reproduce or distribute it in any manner in any form without obtaining express prior written consent from us or our content or software suppliers.
Our website contains a number of images, logos identifying us or third parties, our range of products and third party products. These are our proprietary trademarks or the trademarks of third parties. Please do not use them in any manner that would cause confusion to our customers or third party customers or suppliers. Please refrain from using them in any way that disparages us.