Thank you for joining Lesson-Up.com ("Lesson Up"). The Terms of Service includes all the operational rules, policies, and procedures of the "Lesson Up" service (website), provided by AMZANG.
Please read the following carefully and if you don't agree, please don't use our service.
We reserve the right at any time to amend the terms and conditions by posting notifications on the "Lesson Up" website or by sending or posting notifications through email as needed.
The notified/posted amended terms and conditions will be immediately effective and therefore it will be deemed that users agreed to such amendment even if the user used a part of service in this circumstance.
Users should always fully acknowledge this and be responsible for reviewing changes to the terms and conditions.
1. Service and Terminology
"Lesson Up" service is a mediation platform and/or service for facilitating tutoring activity transactions between tutors and students.
In order to use our service, users must use devices that can access the Internet. In addition, you need to provide all the required devices to connect to the World Wide Web (wired/wireless Internet) including computer, modem, and/or other access devices.
The terminologies used in these terms and conditions are as follows.
1) Tutor - A user who offers lessons through the "Lesson Up" platform or website. (e.g. individuals, group, or organizations).
2) Student - A user interested in taking a lesson or finding a private tutor through the "Lesson Up" platform or website.
2. Responsibilities and Obligations
You are obligated to comply with all the related laws of your country when using our website.
You acknowledge the risks of using contents, such as the integrity and accuracy of the contents posted by other users as well as the reliability of the service, and you agree that you are solely responsible for your risk.
1) Age Limitations
In order to join "Lesson Up" or to use the "Lesson Up" website and service, you must be over the legal age to form a binding contract in your jurisdiction.
If you are under the legal age (18 years old in the United States), you can use the service under your parents' or guardian's supervision, and by using this "Lesson Up" website, you represent and warrant that you have the right, authority, and capacity to enter into these terms and to abide by all the terms and conditions set forth herein.
"Lesson Up" is intended as a global service and users are responsible for compliance with any local laws applicable in their use of "Lesson Up".
2) Membership Registration & Change
You can register as a Tutor and/or Student on our site, and you must provide the following information to "Lesson Up" at the time of registration and agree to maintain up-to-date and accurate information at all times.
- Provide true, accurate, current, and complete information about yourself
- Maintain and promptly update the true, accurate, current, and complete information
If we have reasonable grounds to suspect that the information that you have provided is untrue, inaccurate, not current, or incomplete, we reserve the right to suspend or terminate your account.
Additionally, you agree not to provide any confidential information that you desire to, or are required to, keep secret and you are obliged to not share any member's information with any third party for any illegal use
3) Content Registered on the Site
You agree that you are entirely responsible for all contents that you upload to our web site (boards).
Therefore, you agree not to post sexually explicit, false, intentionally misleading, or unlawful information, or to promote or encourage illegal activities, or share any contents that infringe any patent, trademark, trade secret, or copyright.
You also agree not to impersonate the source of contents provided or transmit any type of virus that can damage computer software or hardware, or take any actions that can damage our service (site) or interrupt another member's or user's access to our service (server) and you agree to refrain from any and all activities that may or will violate any applicable national law.
The illegal collection or use of member information for illegal marketing or advertising is strictly prohibited, and the stalking or harassment of another user by acquiring his/her private information for the purpose of such harassment is likewise prohibited.
You understand and agree that we may review and cancel your membership forcefully without any prior notice should such illegal activity be caught or reported by another user, and no compensation or refund will be made for any prepaid amounts.
We reserve the right, but have no obligation, to monitor the information and contents posted by members.
You understand that by using the service, you may be exposed to content that is offensive, indecent, or objectionable.
3. Our Responsibilities and Obligations
We do not control the contents posted by third parties via our service, including the contents of any messages or reviews, and as such, are unable to guarantee the accuracy, integrity, or quality of such contents. By using our service, in case you are exposed to unintended contents (offensive, indecent or objectionable), under no circumstance will we be liable for any content, including any errors or omissions in any content, or any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of your use of any content.
Also we reserve the right, but have no obligation, to monitor the information or contents posted by members.
In addition, you understand and agree that we may terminate your membership forcefully without any prior notice in the event of such an occurrence of or verification of your participation in the following illegal activities, and no compensation or refund will be made for any prepaid transaction.
1) If the contents offend or defame other members or third parties.
2) If the contents lead to misconduct against public order or custom.
3) If it is determined to be related to criminal activities.
4) If it infringes anyone's intellectual property rights or any other rights.
5) If it is determined to be false, exaggerated, or strongly promotional content.
6) If it violates a user's jurisdiction or these terms of service.
7) If it is an illegal action that disables the collection of member information without notice and the use of the service/server.
We do not claim ownership of the content that you place on the site.
You agree that you are entirely responsible for the accuracy, integrity, and quality of the contents you upload, and that we have no obligation of any kind with respect to such contents.
You agree to be held entirely responsible for any claims that may occur in connection with the violations of the intellectual property rights or copyright of a third party.
You agree that if any items (contents, member information, etc.) that you upload or post are determined to be commercial, promotional, or false according to our internal review, your post may be under our control in order to be removed/deleted.
You must bear all risks associated with the use of any contents, including the integrity and accuracy of such contents.
We reserve the right to notify you by email or messages within "Lesson Up" Service (Send message, Send invitation, etc.), SMS, Facebook Message/Posting, or Postal Mail.
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5. Lesson Fee Payment and Dispute
Payment of lesson fee (tuition) can be made only by Credit (Cyber Money of "Lesson Up") between tutor and student.
We provide a suitable payment system to support this.
If a class cancellation or dispute should occur between the two parties (tutor and student) due to an unavoidable situation, we are not responsible for the cancellation or refund. Tutor and student agree that both parties will try to resolve any financial problems that may arise due to conflicts between them according to our policy or guidance.
All tutors should give one free introductory lesson for new students.
6. Service Fee
"Lesson Up" provide mediation services between tutors and students.
Also "Lesson Up" provides marketing and payment tools for tutors. For that reason, you agree that "Lesson Up" charges a service fee.
This service fee will be charged to tutors only after each lesson is finished.
You agree that the rate of service fee will be decided according to our tutor level policy.
A tutor's tutor level will be changed based on the tutor's activities on our site.
For the use of our service between members, we administer the Credit system. "Lesson Up" Credit is Cyber Money that can only be used on "Lesson Up".
Money paid to purchase or recharge credits will be paid to AMZANG (owner of "Lesson Up") using Payment System.
Any credits purchased from the site or received from this site can be refunded into cash by a members' withdrawal request.
8. Advertisements and Promotion
We reserve the right to post advertisements for and promote third parties on the "Lesson Up" site.
You agree that Amzang Corp has the right to run various types of advertisements and promotions of the third parties on the "Lesson Up" site.
The manner, mode, and extent of advertising by "Lesson Up" are subject to change at the sole discretion of "Lesson Up".
We are not responsible or liable for any loss or damage of any sort incurred as a result of any such dealings or as a result of the presence of such third party advertisements on the Site.
"Lesson Up", or third parties, may provide links to other sites or resources on the World Wide Web.
Because we have no control over such sites and resources, you acknowledge and agree that we are not responsible for the availability of such external sites or resources.
You further acknowledge and agree that you can be always exposed to risks through such external link information and Amzang Corp will not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with use of content provided from such links.
10. Intellectual Property Rights
You agree that all contents and materials that are created by "Lesson Up" are protected by copyrights, trademarks, service marks, patents, trade secrets, or other proprietary rights and laws.
The "Lesson Up" Trademark refers to all names, marks, brands, logos, designs, trade dress, slogans, or other designations used by "Lesson Up" in connection with its products and services.
You may not remove or alter any "Lesson Up" Trademarks, or co-brand your own products or material with "Lesson Up" Trademarks, without "Lesson Up"'s prior written consent.
Unless expressly authorized by "Lesson Up", you agree not to distribute, copy, reproduce, transmit, publicly display, modify, lease, publish, publicly perform, edit, or create derivative works from such materials or Contents.
However, you may print or download a reasonable number of copies of the materials or Content at the "Lesson Up" Site for your internal business purposes; provided, however, that you retain all copyright and other proprietary notices contained therein.
Copying, distributing or compiling the database of "Lesson Up" Site without written permission from us is prohibited.
Reproducing or copying any Content, materials, or design elements on the "Lesson Up" Site for any use or purpose not expressly permitted by these Terms is strictly prohibited without the express prior written permission of "Lesson Up".
Any rights not expressly granted herein are reserved to AMZANG.
You acknowledge and agree that the Service and any necessary software used in connection with the Service ("Software") contain proprietary and confidential information that is protected by applicable intellectual property and other laws.
You agree not to access the Service by any means other than through the interface that is provided by "Lesson Up" for use in accessing the Service.
11. Limitation of Liability
We are not liable for any damage or loss incurred from any of the information that you acquire or download through the "Lesson Up" Service, advertisements or the third party content in the "Lesson Up" Site, payment transactions or use of or the inability to use the site, nor be responsible for any legal liability from the member's jurisdiction location, unless otherwise stated herein.
12. Disclaimer of Warranties
Use of the Site is at your sole risk unless otherwise explicitly stated. We expressly disclaim all warranties of any kind, whether express or implied.
We make no representations, warranties, conditions or guarantees as to the usefulness, quality, suitability, truth, accuracy, or completeness of the Site.
"Lesson Up" makes no warranty or representations that:
(a) The Site will be uninterrupted, timely, secure, or error-free.
(b) The results that may be obtained from the use of the site will be accurate or reliable.
(c) The quality of any products, services, content, information, or other material purchased or obtained from the site will meet your expectations or requirements; or
(d) That any errors in the Site will be corrected.
You assume all risk for any damage to your computer system or loss of data that results from obtaining any content from the Site, including any damages resulting from computer viruses.
We will try our best to satisfy your feedback or requests; however, please understand that not all the problems in the service can be found in time to be modified.
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The effective date of these "Lesson-Up" Terms of Service is May 1, 2012.