Terms of Service

Teach Abroad Network, LLC, a limited liability company organized and existing under the laws of the State of Colorado, is a networking service that allows employers to search the unique personal profiles of its members in order to find, communicate with, learn about, and hire teachers and school staff from among these people.

This Terms of Use Agreement ("Agreement") sets forth the legally binding terms for your use of the Services. This Agreement hereby specifically incorporates by reference our Privacy Policy. By using the Services, you agree to be bound by this Agreement, whether you are a "Teacher" (which means that you are registering or have registered as a Teacher on our Website) or you are an "Employer" (which means that you are registering or have registered as an Employer on our Website). The term "User" refers to a Teacher or an Employer.

1. Description of Services. The services offered by Teach Abroad Network, LLC (referred to as "we" or "us") include our Website (the "Website"), our email messaging service, and any other features, content, or applications offered from time to time by us in connection with the Website (collec-tively, the "Services"), including but not limited to our online database of Teachers and our post-ing of interview notes created from our interactions with a Teacher. The Services are hosted in the United States.

2. User’s Acknowledgment and Acceptance of Terms. You are only authorized to use the Services (regardless of whether your access or use is intended) if you agree to abide by all applicable laws and to this Agreement. Please read this Agreement carefully. If you do not agree with it, you should leave the Website and discontinue use of the Services immediately. If you wish to become a User, communicate with other Users and make use of the Services, you must read this Agreement and indicate your acceptance during the registration process.

BY COMPLETING THE REGISTRATION PROCESS AND/OR USING THIS SITE, YOU AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THESE TERMS OF USE. IF YOU DO NOT WISH TO BE BOUND BY THE THESE TERMS OF USE, PLEASE EXIT THE SITE NOW. YOUR REMEDY FOR DISSATISFACTION WITH THIS SITE, OR ANY PRODUCTS, SERVICES, CONTENT, OR OTHER INFORMATION AVAILABLE ON OR THROUGH THIS SITE, IS TO STOP USING THE SITE AND/OR THOSE PARTICULAR PRODUCTS OR SERVICES. YOUR AGREEMENT WITH US REGARDING COMPLIANCE WITH THESE TERMS OF USE BECOMES EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY UPON COMMENCEMENT OF YOUR USE OF THIS SITE.

3. Modifications of this Agreement. We may modify this Agreement from time to time and such modification shall be effective upon posting by us on the Website. You agree to be bound to any changes to this Agreement when you use the Services after any such modification is posted. It is therefore important that you review this Agreement regularly to ensure you are updated as to any changes.

4. Registration Data and Privacy. In order to access the Services on this site, you will re-quire a separate account and password that can be obtained by completing our online registration form, which requests certain information and data ("Registration Data") and maintaining and up-dating your Registration Data as required. By registering, you agree that all information provided in the Registration Data is true and accurate and that you will maintain and update this information as required in order to keep it current, complete and accurate.

By using the Services and entering the Registration Data, you represent and warrant that you are 18 years of age or older, and your use of the Services does not violate any applicable law or regulation. We may termination your profile and delete your Registration Data at any time with-out warning, if we believe that you are under 18 years of age.

You are entirely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your password. You agree not to use the account, username, or password of another User at any time or to disclose your pass-word to any third party. You agree to notify us immediately if you suspect any unauthorized use of your account or access to your password. You are solely responsible for any and all use of your account.

You also grant us the right to disclose to third parties certain Registration Data about you. The information we obtain through your use of this site, including your Registration Data, is subject to our Privacy Policy, to which you will find a link at the top of the page.

5. Payment of Fees. If you use a Service on this site that requires payment of a fee, you agree to pay all fees associated with such Service. For all charges for Services on this site, we will bill your credit card. You agree to provide us with accurate and complete billing information, including valid credit card information, your name, address and telephone number, and to provide us with any changes in such information within seven (7) days of the change.

If, for any reason, your credit card company refuses to pay the amount billed for the service, you agreement that we may, at our option, suspend or terminate your access to the Services and require you to pay any overdue amount by other means acceptable to us. We may charge a fee for reinstatement of suspended or terminated accounts.

In the event legal action is necessary to collect on balances due, you agree to reimburse us for all expenses incurred to recover sums due, including attorney fees and other legal expenses.

6. Posting Information on Our Website. Please choose carefully the information you post on our Website and that you provide to other Users. Your use of the Website and our Services is subject to all applicable laws and regulations, and you are solely responsible for the contents of your communications through the site. By posting information in or otherwise using any communications service or other interactive service that may be available to you on or through this Website, you agree that you will not upload, share, post, or otherwise distribute or facilitate distribution of any content—including text, communications, images, sounds, data, or other information—that:

i) Is unlawful, threatening, abusive, harassing, defamatory, libelous, deceptive, fraudulent, invasive of another’s privacy, tortious, contains explicit or graphic descriptions or accounts of sexual acts (including but not limited to sexual language of a violent or threatening nature directed at another individual or group of individuals), or otherwise violates our rules or poli-cies;

ii) Victimizes, harasses, degrades, or intimidates an individual or group of individuals on the basis of religion, gender, sexual orientation, race, ethnicity, age, or disability;

iii) Infringes on any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright, right of publicity, or other proprietary right of any party;

iv) Constitutes unauthorized or unsolicited advertising, junk or bulk email (also known as "spamming"), chain letters, any other form of unauthorized solicitation, or any form of lot-tery or gambling;

v) Impersonates any person or entity, including any of our employees or representatives;

vi) Solicits passwords or personal identifying information for commercial or unlawful pur-poses from other Users;

vii) Involves commercial activities and/or sales without our prior written consent such as con-tests, sweepstakes, barter, advertising, or pyramid schemes; or

viii) Includes a photograph of another person or another person’s business that you have posted without that person’s consent

We neither endorse nor assume any liability for the contents of any material uploaded or submit-ted by any User of the Website. We reserve the right, in our sole discretion, to reject, refuse to post or remove any posting (including private messages) by you, or to restrict, suspend, or termi-nate your access to all or any part of the Services at any time, for any or no reason, with or with-out prior notice, and without liability. We are not responsible for any failure or delay in remov-ing such content. If at any time we choose, in our sole discretion, to monitor the Services, we nonetheless assume no responsibility for any content, no obligation to modify or remove any in-appropriate content, and no responsibility for the conduct of the User submitting any such con-tent. You hereby consent to our removal of any of your content and waive any claim against us arising out of such removal of content.

If you become aware of misuse of the Services by any person, please contact us via the "Contact" link on our Website.

7. Term. This Agreement shall remain in full force and effect for the entire period you use the Services or are a registered Teacher or Employer. You may terminate your registration at any time, for any reason, by contacting us with your request. You will remain liable for any fees for Services outstanding at the time of termination. We may terminate your ability to use the Services at any time for any reason without warning. Even after your ability to use the Services is terminated, this Agreement will remain in effect, including sections 2-3, 5-6, and 8-17.

8. Prohibited Commercial Uses. The Services are for the personal use of Teachers and Employers only and may not be used in connection with any commercial endeavors except those that are specifically endorsed or approved by us. Illegal and/or unauthorized use of the Services, including collecting usernames, e-mail addresses, and/or any other personally identifiable information of Teachers or Employers by electronic or other means for the purpose of sending unsolicited e-mail or unauthorized framing of or linking to the Website is prohibited. We may remove commercial advertisements, affiliate links, and other forms of solicitation from your User profile without notice. Appropriate legal action will be taken for any illegal or unauthorized use of the Services.

9. Proprietary Rights in Content. We do not claim any ownership rights in the text, files, images, photos, video, sounds, works of authorship, or any other materials (collectively, "Content") that you post to the Website or create in connection with your use of the Services. After posting your Content to the Website, you continue to retain all ownership rights in such Content, and you continue to have the right to use your Content in any way you choose. By displaying or publish-ing ("posting") any Content on or through the Services, you hereby grant to us a limited license to use, modify, publicly perform, publicly display, reproduce, and distribute such Content solely on and through the Website and/or its Services.

The Services also contain our Content. Our Content is protected by United States copyright, trade secret and other laws, and we own and retain all rights in our Content and the Services. We hereby grant you a limited, revocable, non-sub licensable license to reproduce and display our Content (excluding any software code) solely for your personal use in connection with viewing the Website and using the Services.

10. User Interactions. You are solely responsible for your interactions with other Users. We reserve the right, but not the obligation, to monitor disputes between you and other Users.

11. Disclaimer of Warranties.

ALL MATERIALS AND SERVICES ON THIS WEBSITE ARE PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR THE WARRANTY OF NON-INFRINGEMENT. WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, WE MAKE NO WARRANTY THAT (A) THE SERVICES WILL MEET YOUR REQUIRE-MENTS, (B) THE SERVICES WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, TIMELY, SECURE, OR ERROR-FREE, (C) THE RESULTS THAT MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE USE OF THE SERVICES WILL BE EFFECTIVE, ACCURATE OR RELIABLE, OR (D) THE QUALITY OF ANY PRODUCTS, SERVICES, OR INFORMATION PURCHASED OR OBTAINED BY YOU FROM THE SITE FROM US OR OUR AFFILIATES WILL MEET YOUR EXPECTATIONS OR BE FREE FROM MISTAKES, ERRORS OR DEFECTS.

THIS SITE COULD INCLUDE TECHNICAL OR OTHER MISTAKES, INACCURACIES OR TYPOGRAPHICAL ERRORS. WE MAY MAKE CHANGES TO THE SERVICES AT THIS SITE, INCLUDING THE PRICES AND DESCRIPTIONS OF ANY PRODUCTS LISTED HEREIN, AT ANY TIME WITHOUT NOTICE.

Content available through this site often represents the opinions and judgments of an information provider, site user, or other person or entity not connected with us. We do not endorse, nor are we responsible for the accuracy or reliability of, any opinion, advice, or statement made by any-one other than one of our authorized spokespersons speaking in his/her official capacity.

12. Limitation of Liability. Your exclusive remedy and our entire liability, if any, for any claims arising out of these Terms of Use and your use of this Website or its Services shall be limited to the amount you paid us for the Services on the site during the one (1) month period before the act giving rise to the liability.

IN NO EVENT SHALL WE OR OUR AFFILIATES BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANY THIRD PARTY FOR ANY SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL, INDIRECT OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OF ANY KIND, OR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THOSE RESULTING FROM LOSS OF USE, DATA OR PROF-ITS, WHETHER OR NOT WE HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES, AND ON ANY THEORY OF LIABILITY, ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OF THIS WEBSITE OR OF ANY WEB SITE REFERENCED OR LINKED TO FROM THIS WEBSITE.

FURTHER, WE SHALL NOT BE LIABLE IN ANY WAY FOR THIRD PARTY GOODS AND SERVICES OFFERED THROUGH THIS SITE OR FOR ASSISTANCE IN CONDUCT-ING COMMERCIAL TRANSACTIONS THROUGH THIS SITE, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION THE PROCESSING OF ORDERS.

SOME JURISDICTIONS PROHIBIT THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR CONSEQUENTIAL OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.

13. Indemnification. Upon our request, you agree to defend, indemnify, and hold us and our employees and affiliates harmless from all liabilities, losses, damages, claims, and expenses, including attorneys’ fees, that arise from your use or misuse of this Website, your use or misuse of the Services, and/or your violation of this Agreement. Your defense of any such matter shall be active, diligent and professional, and you will not settle any claims without our prior written consent. We reserve the right, at our own expense, to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter otherwise subject to indemnification by you, in which event you will cooperate with us in asserting any available defenses.

14. Governing Law; Jurisdiction. You agree that the laws of the State of Colorado, without regard to any conflicts of law provisions, govern these Terms of Use and any dispute that may arise between you and us. You and we irrevocably consent to the personal jurisdiction of the state and federal courts located in Denver, Colorado to resolve any disputes, claims or controversies hereunder.

15. Entire Agreement. These Terms of Use constitute the whole legal agreement between you and us, and completely replace any prior agreements between you and us in relation to use of the Website or its Services.

16. Severability. If any provision of these Terms of Use shall be adjudged by any court of competent jurisdiction to be unenforceable or invalid, then that provision will be removed from the Terms of Use without affecting the rest of the provisions. The remaining provisions of the Terms of Use will continue to be valid and enforceable and will operate to the fullest extent permissible by law.

17. Assignment. You may not assign your rights and obligations under this Agreement to any third party, and any purported attempt to do so shall be null and void. We may assign our rights and obligations under this Agreement.

18. Waiver. Any failure by us to enforce or exercise any provision of this Agreement or related rights shall not constitute a waiver of that right or provision.

Please contact us with any questions regarding this Agreement.