Terms of Use

Website Terms and Conditions of Use

 

  1. Acceptance of Terms. These Website Terms and Conditions of Use, as updated from time to time by UTranscript.org, apply to this website. You should carefully read these Website Terms and Conditions of Use before using the website. You can review the most current version of the Website Terms and Conditions of Use at any time at UTranscript.org. This is a legally binding agreement. If you do not agree with these Website Terms and Conditions of Use, you are not authorized to use this website.
  2. Access to Password-Protected Areas. Access to certain portions of this website (“Password-Protected Areas”) may require login and password information. You must have this information in order to access these areas.
  3. Online Privacy Statement. The use of your personally identifying and non-personal information will be governed by the Online Privacy Statement found at Utranscripot.org. Your use of this website indicates that you have read and agreed to the Online Privacy Statement.
  4. Prohibited Behavior. You are responsible for your behavior in your use of this website and for respecting UTranscript’s and third parties’ (person or entity) rights in connection with the website and its content.
  • You may not use this website for any purpose or in any manner that violates any local, state, or federal law or regulation or the laws or regulations of any foreign government.
  • You may not violate UTranscript’s or any third parties’ rights via downloading, emailing, transmitting, or otherwise through the use of this website.
  • You may not use this website to post or send any infringing, threatening, defamatory, libelous, obscene, or pornographic material.
  • You may not use or exploit any portion of this website to distribute commercial messages, “spam,” or other unsolicited communications.
  • You may not directly or indirectly, intentionally disrupt or interfere with this website in any manner that may materially adversely affect UTranscript or any third party.
  • You may not take any action that imposes or may impose an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on UTranscript’s network infrastructure, as determined by UTranscript in its sole discretion.
  • You may not bypass any measures UTranscript may use to prevent or restrict access to this website.
  1. Disclaimer of Warranties. The use of this website is solely at your own risk. This website is provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis. UTranscript expressly disclaims all warranties of any kind with respect to this website whether express or implied, including, without limitation, implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement. UTranscript expressly disclaims any responsibility for the actions of any other user of this website. Some states do not allow the exclusion of implied warranties, so the above exclusions may not apply to you. UTranscript makes no warranty that this website will meet your requirements, or will be uninterrupted, timely, secure, current, accurate, complete or error-free or that the results that may be obtained by use of the site will be accurate or reliable. You understand and acknowledge that your sole and exclusive remedy with respect to any defect in or dissatisfaction with the site is to cease use of this website. You may have other rights which may vary from state to state.
  2. Limitation of Liability. In no event will UTranscript or its subsidiaries, affiliates, contractors, or their respective employees be liable for any damages, including, without limitation, direct, indirect, incidental, special, consequential or punitive damages, whether under a contract, tort or any other theory of liability, arising in connection with any party’s use of the website or in connection with any failure of performance, error, omission, interruption, defect, delay in operation or transmission, computer virus, line system failure, loss of data, or loss of use related to this website or any website operated by any third party or any contents of this website or any other website, even if UTranscript is aware of the possibility of such damages.
  3. Intellectual Property. This website and its contents are owned by UTranscript and/or third parties and are protected by law, including but not limited to copyright and trademark law. Certain content, such as copyrighted materials and trademarks, are used with the permission of third parties. Except as allowed by law (such as fair use) or as expressly permitted in connection with specific content, this website and its contents may not be reproduced, modified, distributed, displayed, performed, or used in any way without the prior written permission of UTranscript or the third-party owner.
  4. Links. This website may include links to other websites. You acknowledge and agree that such links are provided for your convenience and do not reflect any endorsement by UTranscript with respect to the linked site or its provider. UTranscript makes no representations or warranties with respect to any linked website. Your use of any linked website is solely at your own risk.
  5. Jurisdiction and Venue. This Agreement and the relationship between you and UTranscript will be governed by the laws of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, without respect to its conflict of law provisions. You agree that venue with respect to any dispute between you and UTranscript will rest exclusively in the state or federal courts located in Worcester County, Massachusetts.
  6. Changes. From time to time, UTranscript may change this website and/or the Website Terms and Conditions of Use. If a change to these Website Terms and Conditions of Use is made, UTranscript will post the revised Website Terms and Conditions of Use on this website. UTranscript reserves the right to add to or change this website or cease offering this website at any time and without liability. UTranscript reserves the right to refuse to offer access to this website and/or its content to anyone at any time without notice.
  7. Miscellaneous. These Website Terms and Conditions of Use constitute the entire agreement between you and UTranscript relating to this website. There is no agency, partnership or joint venture relationship between any user and UTranscript arising solely through the use of this website. These Website Terms and Conditions of Use are binding upon your successors, assigns, heirs and executors. If any provision of these Website Terms and Conditions of Use is found to be invalid by any court having competent jurisdiction, the invalidity of such provision shall not affect the validity of the remaining provisions of these Website Terms and Conditions of Use, which shall remain in full force and effect. The failure of UTranscript to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these Website Terms and Conditions of Use shall not constitute a waiver of such right or condition. Any claim or cause of action arising out of or related to the website or these Website Terms and Conditions of Use must be filed within one year after such claim or cause of action arises. The section title of Website Terms and Conditions of Use is merely for convenience and will not have any effect on the substantive meaning of this agreement.
  8. Your Responsibility. UTranscript encourages you to be mindful of the intent and purpose of its website and states that you are responsible for safeguarding your personally identifiable information.
  9. Children.
  • If under the age of 18: Some internet sites may ask you to share information about yourself. Before sending any information about yourself over the Internet to UTranscript, be sure to ask your parents for permission.
  • If under the age of 13: If you are under the age of 13, your parent/legal guardian will need to verify that they permit you to disclose personally identifiable information via the UTranscript
  1. Parents/Legal Guardians. UTranscript encourages you to take an active role in your children’s use of the internet by talking with them about safe and responsible computing before sending any information over the internet.
  • Children Under the Age of 13: If your child is under the age of 13, UTranscript requests that you review the website and follow requested verification procedures before permitting your child to submit personally identifiable information.
  1. Termination. UTranscript may block, suspend, or terminate your use of this website at any time for any reason.  Reasons UTranscript might do so include, but are not limited to, the following: (a) your breach of this agreement; (b) UTranscript is unable to verify or authenticate any information you provided to us; (c) UTranscript believes that your actions could cause financial loss or legal liability to UTranscript or other users of this website; (d) routine network maintenance affecting all users; or (e) your use of this website or service in a manner that violates the law or UTranscript policies.
  2. Contact Information. If you have questions about these Website Terms and Conditions of Use, you should contact the UTranscript website administrator.