AccessLex Institute® ("AccessLex") is a nonprofit member organization underpinned by nearly 200 American Bar Association-approved nonprofit and state-affiliated law schools. AccessLex is intently dedicated to fostering broad-based access to quality US-based legal education and works to maximize the value and affordability of a US-based law degree through policy advocacy, research, and student-centered initiatives. AccessLex, along with its affiliates and subsidiaries, are collectively referred to as the “Company”.
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Access, Use and your Warranties and Representations
By using or accessing the Program, or any part thereof, you represent, warrant and agree that:
- All information that you provide to the Company in connection with your access to and use of the Program is true, accurate and complete to the best of your knowledge, ability and belief;
- You are a resident of the United States, 18 years of age or older;
- You are using the Program solely for personal, non-commercial use;
- You are not using the Program, or any portion thereof, for the benefit of, or at the direction of, a Company competitor;
- You are not using the Program for any unlawful purpose;
- You will not use any robot, spider, scraper or any other automatic or computer-generated device or manual process to monitor or copy the Program, or any portion thereof, without the Company's express written permission;
- You will not use any device, software or routine to interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of the Program or any transaction being conducted on the Site or otherwise through the Program or any part thereof;
- You will not take any action to (i) reverse engineer, decompile, or disassemble any content on the Site or that is otherwise available in connection with the Program; (ii) make any attempt to circumvent the technological measure(s) that controls access to or use of the Site content; (iii) store, cache, use, upload, distribute, or sublicense the Program Content; or (iv) publish or in any other way publicly communicate the results of benchmark tests run on beta or staging environments of the Site (or some other part of the Program) without the prior written permission of the Company.
User Content and Additional Warranties by You
You are solely responsible for your User Content. You represent that you have the right to submit User Content to us and the right to grant us the license described above. You warrant that User Content, and our use thereof, does not and will not infringe any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright, or other intellectual or proprietary or privacy right of any party or individual. You further represent and warrant that you will not share any User Content that is lewd, inappropriate, defamatory, disparaging, inappropriate, discriminatory, obscene, offensive, or grossly disrespectful of others.
License Grant by the Company
When you register for an account to obtain full access to the learning tools available through the Program ("Learning Content"), the Company grants you a non-transferable license to access and use this Learning Content solely for your personal, non-commercial use. You may not transmit, copy, display, or otherwise relate any portion of the Learning Content to any other individual, group or company. By using the Program, you are acquiring no other right to use artwork, designs, trade secrets, trade names, copyrighted materials, trademarks, or service marks of the Company or any of its affiliates, business partners, or agents.
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Username and Password
Once you register for an account to obtain full access to the Learning Content available through the Program, you will need to create a username and password to access the Learning Content. This may be a multi-step process with several sets of username and password credentials, and/or security questions. You may not share your username and password with anyone, for any reason, with the exception of sharing these credentials with Company employees or representatives in connection with your request for Program assistance or Site technical support. Additionally, you are responsible for maintaining adequate security measures to ensure that your password and username are kept confidential, and for ensuring that your actions or inactions do not result in a third party's unauthorized access to the Program or any portion thereof. If, at any time, you learn or suspect that your username and password have been disclosed or otherwise made known to any person other than yourself, you agree to immediately (1) change your password to prevent further unauthorized access to your account; and (2) notify the Company of any breach of security relating to your use of the Program by emailing us at LegalNotices@accesslex.org.
Additionally, you agree that the Company will not be responsible for any damages, whether direct, indirect, incidental, consequential, special, exemplary, punitive or other damages, arising out of, resulting from or relating to any use of your password by a third party, whether authorized or unauthorized.
The Company reserves the right and may update, revise, and modify the Program from time-to-time and without notice, subject to such changes not materially degrading the Program or your ability to use it. In the unlikely event of a legal error in the materials, the error on the Site will be corrected upon discovery; other Program materials will be updated upon the next scheduled reprint date. Certain Program content is licensed from third parties or reprinted based on Fair Use or public domain principles. The Company expressly disclaims any knowledge and makes no warranties or representations with regard to the accuracy, timeliness or completeness of such third-party content.
User Code of Conduct
The Company may remove you from the Site and limit or bar your access to the Program if the Company, in its sole discretion, determines that:
- Your actions are disruptive to the learning environment or dangerous to others;
- You have acted in a manner that shows lack of dignity and respect for others.
- You have violated any intellectual property rights of the Company or other third parties;
Users removed from the Program for violations of the User Code of Conduct are not eligible for refunds.
Use of Artificial Intelligence Platforms - PROHIBITED
No part of the Program or Program Content may be uploaded to, or otherwise shared by you with any generative artificial intelligence platforms or providers, such as ChatGPT.
Copyright and Trademark Notice
Copyright © 2023 AccessLex Institute®. All rights reserved. The Program and all information, marks and logos contained therein is the exclusive property of the Company.
All Site and Program logos and marks are the trademarks, service marks, and logos of the Company. You may not use, copy, display, distribute, modify or reproduce any of the copyrighted materials or trademarks contained in the Site, except as authorized by the Company in writing in each instance.
Restrictions on Use/Proprietary Content/Fair Use
The Company respects the intellectual property rights of others and expects you to do the same. We have expended substantial time, effort and funds to create the Program and to collect and provide the features, materials, opportunities, and services that are available on or through the Program. All contents of the Program, including the design, "look and feel," layout, graphics, images, logos, icons, software, text, questions, hypotheticals, training or teaching materials or video (collectively, "Content") are the property of the Company (or its business partners) and are protected by the United States and international copyright, patent and trademark laws. You may not enroll in or use any Program Content for the benefit of any other entity or competitor of the Company or its affiliates. No portion of the Program Content may be shared, re-sold, reproduced, re-published, modified, transferred or distributed in any way without the Company's prior written permission. Subject to the terms and conditions outlined below, you may download, reprint or reproduce the Program Content solely for personal or other noncommercial purposes so long as you do not modify the information and you keep intact any copyright notices as they appear on the Site or in the Materials. No portion or derivative of Program Content may be downloaded, reprinted, republished, modified, used or distributed for commercial purposes without the express written permission of the Company.
Unauthorized use or misuse of copyrighted Program Content, in whole or in part, is a violation of the copyright owners' rights and could subject you and others who are involved to criminal and civil penalties. Additionally, permission to use certain copyrighted Program Content does not constitute an endorsement by any third-party copyright owner or otherwise signify that any third-party copyright owner has reviewed or approved any aspect of the Program or its Contents.
Although the Company uses security measures to protect your personal information from unauthorized access and use, no method of electronic transmission or storage is one hundred percent secure. Therefore, your use of the Site, including providing any personal information, is at your own risk and we cannot guarantee that your information will always remain private. You agree that in the event of an unauthorized third-party compromise of our security measures, the Company will not be responsible for any damages, whether actual or consequential, as may result from or relate to such unauthorized access.
You will be responsible for meeting and maintaining the minimum technical requirements in order to access certain features of this Site. Access to this Site may require internet access, for which the Company is not responsible.
The Company does not warrant that the Site, or any portion thereof, will be available and/or functioning properly at all times. You agree not to seek a refund of any payment even if you are unable to access or use the Site, or any portion thereof, on one or more occasions.
DISCLAIMER, LIMITATION OF LIABILITY AND INDEMNIFICATION
BY USING THE PROGRAM, YOU ASSUME TOTAL RESPONSIBILITY AND RISK FOR ITS USE BY YOU. THE PROGRAM AND ALL CONTENT AND INFORMATION CONTAINED HEREIN IS PROVIDED "AS IS" WITH NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND/OR NON-INFRINGEMENT. THE COMPANY IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR THE DELETION OF OR FAILURE TO STORE ANY DATA OR OTHER INFORMATION PROVIDED BY YOU ON THE SITE. THE COMPANY DOES NOT MAKE ANY WARRANTY THAT THE SERVICE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR FREE, NOR DOES THE COMPANY MAKE ANY WARRANTY THAT THE SERVICE WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS OR AS TO THE RESULTS THAT MAY BE OBTAINED FROM USE OF THE SERVICE. YOUR NEEDS AND REQUIREMENTS MAY BE DIFFERENT DEPENDING ON YOUR PARTICULAR CIRCUMSTANCES AND THE COMPANY DOES NOT GUARANTEE THE APPLICABILITY OR ACCURACY OF INFORMATION PROVIDED IN PROGRAM MATERIALS TO YOUR PARTICULAR CIRCUMSTANCES.
THE COMPANY AND ITS AFFILIATES SHALL NOT BE RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY, PUNITIVE OR OTHER DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING IN ANY WAY TO THE PROGRAM OR ANY PART, ASPECT OR COMPONENT THEREOF, WHETHER BASED IN CONTRACT, TORT, NEGLIGENCE, STRICT LIABILITY OR OTHERWISE. YOUR SOLE REMEDY FOR DISSATISFACTION WITH THE PROGRAM OR ANY PART, ASPECT OR COMPONENT THEREOF IS TO STOP USING THE PROGRAM. IN NO EVENT WILL THE COMPANY'S TOTAL LIABILITY TO YOU EXCEED THE AMOUNTS PAID BY YOU TO PURCHASE ACCESS TO THE PROGRAM.
YOU AGREE TO INDEMNIFY, DEFEND AND HOLD HARMLESS THE COMPANY AND ITS RESPECTIVE AFFILIATES, DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES AND AGENTS FROM AND AGAINST ALL LOSSES, EXPENSES, DAMAGES AND COSTS, INCLUDING REASONABLE ATTORNEYS' FEES, ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING TO USE OF THE PROGRAM BY YOU OR ANY OTHER PERSON ACCESSING THE PROGRAM USING YOUR NAME AND/OR PASSWORD.
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