Revision date: January 1, 2016
RENAISSANCE reserves the right to change these Terms and Conditions without notice. You are responsible for regularly reviewing these Terms and Conditions. Your continued use of the Web Site constitutes your agreement to all such Terms and Conditions.
PERSONAL AND NON-COMMERCIAL USE LIMITATION
Unless otherwise specified, the Web Site is for your personal and non-commercial use. You may not modify, copy, distribute, display, perform, reproduce, publish, license, create derivative works from, transfer, retransmit, or sell any information, software, products or services obtained from the Web Site.
LINKS TO THIRD PARTY SITES
NO UNLAWFUL OR PROHIBITED USE
As a condition for your use of the Web Site, you agree that you will not use the Web Site for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these Terms and Conditions. The Web Site is not intended for distribution to, or use by, any person or entity in any jurisdiction or country where such distribution or use would be contrary to local law or regulation. You may not use the Web Site in any manner which could damage, disable, overburden or impair the Web Site, the networks connected to the Web Site, or interfere with any other party's use and enjoyment of the Web Site. You may not attempt to gain unauthorized access to the Web Site, other accounts, computer systems or networks connected to the Web Site by any means, including without limitation, hacking or password mining. You may not post or upload to the Web Site any material in violation of any intellectual property rights, including, but not limited to trademarks and copyrights of any third party. You may not obtain or attempt to obtain any materials or information, through any means not intentionally made available through the Web Site, including without limitation, through the use of any web scraper, spider or robot.
USE OF COMMUNICATION SERVICES
The Web Site may contain bulletin board services, chat groups, forums or other communication facilities designed to enable you to communicate with others (collectively the "Communication Service"). You agree to use the Communication Service only to post, send and receive messages and material that are proper and, when applicable, related to the Communication Service. You may not use the Communication Service to defame, abuse, harass, threaten or otherwise violate the legal rights of others. You may not use the Communication Service to publish, distribute or disseminate any inappropriate, profane, discriminatory, obscene, defamatory, indecent or unlawful topic, message, material or information, or to advertise or offer to sell or buy any goods or services. RENAISSANCE has no obligation to monitor the Communication Service, however RENAISSANCE reserves the right to review materials posted to the Communication Service and to remove any materials in its sole discretion. RENAISSANCE reserves the right to terminate your access to the Communication Service at any time, without notice, for any reason whatsoever.
MATERIALS PROVIDED TO RENAISSANCE
RENAISSANCE does not claim ownership of any materials you provide to RENAISSANCE (including feedback and suggestions) or post, upload, input, provide or submit to the Web Site for review by members of the general public, or by members of any public or private group (each a "Submission"). However, by posting, uploading, inputting, providing or submitting your Submission you are granting RENAISSANCE and its agents permission to use your Submission in connection with RENAISSANCE's operation of the Web Site and its other businesses, including without limitation, the right to copy, distribute, transmit, publicly display, reproduce, edit, translate and reformat your Submission, and to publish your name in connection with your Submission, all without the payment of compensation to you in respect of any such use of your Submission. You warrant and represent that you own, or otherwise control, all of the rights to your Submission, including without limitation, the rights necessary for you to post, upload, input, provide or submit your Submission.
PRODUCTS AND TOOLS
THE SERVICES, TOOLS, WEB SITE AND ANY CONTENT OR SOFTWARE CONTAINED THEREIN OR ACCESSIBLE THEREFROM, ARE PROVIDED "AS IS". EXCEPT TO THE EXTENT REQUIRED BY APPLICABLE LAW, RENAISSANCE MAKES NO WARRANTIES OR REPRESENTATIONS OF ANY KIND REGARDING: THE UP-TO-DATENESS, ACCURACY, TIMELINESS OR COMPLETENESS OF ANY INFORMATION CONTAINED WITHIN OR AVAILABLE THROUGH THE USE OF THE TOOLS OR WEB SITE, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE RESULTS OBTAINED FROM THE USE OF THE SERVICES, TOOLS OR WEB SITE; AND ANY INFORMATION PROVIDED BY THIRD PARTIES AND ACCESSIBLE ON OR THROUGH THE USE OF THE SERVICES, TOOLS OR WEB SITE.
EXCEPT TO THE EXTENT REQUIRED BY APPLICABLE LAW, RENAISSANCE: DISCLAIMS ANY EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY WARRANTIES AS TO NON-INFRINGEMENT, MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE; AND DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE SERVICES, TOOLS OR WEB SITE OR ANY CONTENT THEREIN WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR FREE, OR THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED. THE USE OF THE SERVICES, TOOLS AND WEB SITE IS AT YOUR OWN RISK, AND YOU ASSUME FULL RESPONSIBILITY AND RISK OF LOSS YOU MAY SUFFER AS A RESULT OF USING, OR ACCESSING THE SERVICES, TOOLS OR WEB SITE, OR DOWNLOADING ANY CONTENT THEREON, EXCEPT TO THE EXTENT THAT LIABILITY UNDER ANY APPLICABLE LAW OR REGULATION CANNOT BE EXCLUDED.
You agree to indemnify and hold RENAISSANCE, its parent, subsidiaries, affiliates, directors, officers and employees, harmless from any claim, demand, or damage, including reasonable attorneys' fees, asserted by any third party or arising out of your use of, or conduct on, the Web Site.
COPYRIGHT, NO REDISTRIBUTION OF WEB SITE MATERIALS
The Web Site, Services and Tools are protected by copyright law and international treaty provisions and may not be copied or imitated in whole or in part. You agree that you will not redistribute, retransmit, copy, amend, or commercially exploit any materials, writings, compilations, data bases, logos, trademarks, audio, video, or graphic images found on the Web Site without RENAISSANCE's express written permission, which permission may be withheld or withdrawn in RENAISSANCE's sole discretion.
All logos, designs, and brand names for Renaissance Learning’s products and services, including but not limited to Accelerated Math, Accelerated Reader, AccelScan, AccelTest, AR, ATOS, Core Progress, English in a Flash, Learnalytics, MathFacts in a Flash, Progress Pulse, Renaissance Home Connect, Renaissance Learning, Renaissance Place, Renaissance Training Center, Renaissance-U, STAR, STAR District Dashboard, STAR Early Literacy, STAR Math, STAR Reading, STAR Reading Spanish, Successful Reader, and Subtext, are trademarks of Renaissance Learning, Inc., and
its subsidiaries, registered, common law, or pending registration in the United States and other countries. All other product and company names should be considered the property of their respective companies and organizations.