MBA Center Website Usage Policy - Terms & Conditions
Last Terms & Conditions Update: March 21, 2011
Acceptance of Terms & Conditions
This portion of the website “mba-center.net/Terms and Conditions” governs your use of our website, mba-center.net (“our site” or “this site”) and/or any portion thereof. Please read these Terms and Conditions carefully before using our site.
By using our site, you are indicating that you agree to all of the Terms and Conditions set forth herein. You are also indicating that you understand the MBA Center® (hereinafter referred to as “MBA Center®”) may revise the Terms and Conditions from time to time without providing any notice to you. You should visit this page periodically to review the Terms and Conditions, because your continued use of this site after we have revised the Terms and Conditions will indicate that you accept them as revised. IF YOU DO NOT ACCEPT THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS, YOU MAY NOT ACCESS THIS SITE OR USE ANY OF THE PRODUCTS, SERVICES, OR CONTENT PROVIDED ON OR THROUGH THIS SITE. In these Terms and Conditions, "you" and “your” refers to any and all individuals and/or entities accessing this site for any reason.
Note that the Administrator (or the Webmaster) of this website may modify any section at any time without prior notice.
Use of the MBA Center Website
MBA Center Electronic Communications
You agree that all agreements, notices, disclosures, and other communications provided by MBA Center to you electronically satisfy any legal requirement that such communications be in writing.
Proprietary Rights and International Compliance
A. Proprietary Rights.
This site is protected by the European Union copyright laws and internationally applicable copyright laws. MBA Center has exclusive rights to or has been licensed by third parties to use all of the Content. All Content is subject to trademark, service mark, trade dress, copyright, and/or other intellectual property rights or licenses held by MBA Center. The entire Content of our site is protected by European and French copyright laws as a collective work, and MBA Center owns a copyright in the selection, coordination, arrangement, and enhancement of the Content.
B. Termination of Access for Repeat Infringers
As a condition of your use of this site, you agree not to use the site to infringe upon the intellectual property rights of others in any way. We will terminate the access of any users (including terminating their login and password) and block access to this site and any other MBA Center websites of any users who are repeat infringers of the copyrights or other intellectual property rights of others. MBA Center reserves the right to take these actions at any time, in our sole discretion, with or without notice, and without any liability to the user whose access is terminated or blocked.
MBA Center Trademarks
The trademarks and logos used on our site identify our products and services and are owned or licensed by the MBA Center. No use of any MBA Center or a third-party trademark is permitted without proper attribution to MBA Center or the proper party. Trademark use must comply with applicable trademark law. Listed below are the trademarks of the respective parties.
MBA Center has formed strategic partnerships with other companies to provide services to create further access to test preparation, to admissions coaching, to graduate business education and to executive education, both live in our local centers and online on this present site. For a partial list of the trademarks owned by some of our strategic partners, please visit the About Us area of www.mba-center.net.
THIS SITE AND ITS CONTENT ARE PROVIDED TO YOU ON AN "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND. YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT NEITHER MBA-CENTER NOR ANY OF ITS DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, REPRESENTATIVES, AFFILIATES, AND AGENTS, NOR ANY OTHER PARTY INVOLVED IN CREATING, PRODUCING, OR DELIVERING ANY CONTENT ON MBA-CENTER.NET MAKES ANY GUARANTIES OR WARRANTIES, EXPRESSED, IMPLIED, OR STATUTORY, WITH RESPECT TO THE SITE AND CONTENT OR ANY OTHER MATTER, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION: WARRANTIES REGARDING THE ACCURACY OR COMPLETENESS OF ANY CONTENT, WARRANTIES THAT THE CONTENT WILL BE FREE OF ERRORS, OR WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR INFRINGEMENT OF THIRD-PARTY RIGHTS.
MBA CENTER MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES THAT USE OF THIS SITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE. YOU ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR TAKING ALL PRECAUTIONS NECESSARY TO ENSURE THAT ANY CONTENT YOU OBTAIN FROM OR PROVIDE TO THE SITE IS FREE OF VIRUSES, TROJAN HORSES, WORMS, TIME BOMBS, CANCELBOTS, AND OTHER COMPUTER PROGRAMMING ROUTINES OR ENGINES THAT ARE INTENDED TO DAMAGE, DETRIMENTALLY INTERFERE WITH, SURREPTITIOUSLY INTERCEPT, OR EXPROPRIATE ANY SYSTEM, DATA, OR INFORMATION.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
MBA CENTER AND ITS DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, REPRESENTATIVES, AFFILIATES, AND AGENTS SHALL NOT BE LIABLE TO YOU FOR ANY LOSS, COST, DAMAGE, OR OTHER INJURY, OF ANY KIND WHATSOEVER, WHETHER IN CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE), OR OTHERWISE, ARISING OUT OF OR CAUSED IN WHOLE OR IN PART BY: (1) YOUR USE OF, INABILITY TO USE, OR RELIANCE ON ANY PART OF THIS SITE OR CONTENT; (2) ANY ERRORS OR OMISSIONS IN ANY PART OF THE SITE OR IN ANY CONTENT ON THE SITE; OR (3) MBA CENTER OR ANY OTHER PERSON'S PERFORMANCE OF ANY OBLIGATIONS UNDER OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS. IN NO EVENT WILL MBA-CENTER® OR ANY OF ITS DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, REPRESENTATIVES, AFFILIATES, OR AGENTS BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANY THIRD PARTY FOR ANY PUNITIVE, CONSEQUENTIAL, DIRECT, INCIDENTAL, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY, OR SIMILAR DAMAGES EVEN IF ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGE.
Some jurisdictions do not allow the limitation or exclusion of liability for certain damages, in which case the liability of MBA CENTER and its directors, officers, employees, representatives, affiliates, and agents shall be limited in accordance with these Terms and Conditions to the fullest extent permitted by law. You specifically waive any claims you may have arising out of your use of www.mba-center.net. Without limiting the foregoing, if MBA CENTER or any of its directors, officers, employees, representatives, affiliates, and agents is found liable to you for any claims or matters arising under or in connection with these terms and conditions, our aggregate and maximum liability for all such matters and claims shall not exceed the total amount paid by you to MBA CENTER, if any, for the specific service or product giving rise to such liability. You expressly agree that use of this site and Content on mba-center.net is at your own risk. Any Content downloaded or otherwise acquired through this site is obtained at your own initiative and you are solely responsible for any damage to your computer system or loss of data resulting from such Content.
On this site there are some links to websites maintained by third parties over which MBA CENTER has no control. We take no responsibility for the accuracy, content, or any aspect of such third-party material, and disclaim any liability to you for such content or for any consequence of your decision to use the links provided on mba-center.net or the content on third-party websites. We also disclaim all liability and make no representations or warranties for any products or services sold or provided to you by any third party. Your purchase of products or services through a third-party site is subject to agreements and/or the terms and conditions in effect between you and the providers of products and services at those other sites. You agree that you shall not bring a suit or claim against MBA CENTER or any of our affiliates arising from or based on your purchase or use of products or services or the content through such third-party sites.
Links do not imply that MBA CENTER sponsors, endorses, is affiliated or associated with, or is legally authorized to use any trademark, trade name, logo, or copyright symbol displayed in or accessible through the links, or that any linked site is authorized to use any trademark, trade name, logo, or copyright symbol of MBA CENTER.
Email and Other Communications & Solicitations
Special Conditions for International Use & Exports
This site is controlled and operated by MBA CENTER and certain service providers and/or agents from their offices within France. MBA CENTER makes no representation that the Content provided on mba-center.net is appropriate for use in all locations, or that the Content provided is available or appropriate for sale or use in all jurisdictions. Access to our site and its Content from other countries where such Content is illegal is prohibited. If you choose to access this site and its Content, you do so on your own initiative and are responsible for compliance with applicable local laws or regulations. Recognizing the global nature of the Internet, you agree to comply with all local rules regarding online conduct and acceptable content. Specifically, you agree to comply with all applicable laws regarding the transmission of data or information exported from France or the country in which you reside. You further agree not to upload to our site any data or software that cannot be exported without prior written government authorization, including, but not limited to, certain encryption software. You are also responsible for complying with any local laws in your country that may impact your right to import, export, or use any services provided on our site. These assurances and commitments shall survive any termination of the Terms and Conditions and your use of this site.
MBA CENTER reserves the right to modify this site and the Terms and Conditions and any other policies governing the site at any time. Modifications may be posted on the site, and users are deemed to be apprised of and bound by any changes.
Termination & Investigations
Your agreement to the Terms and Conditions does not confer any rights, remedies, or benefits upon any person other than you and MBA CENTER. You may not assign any rights under these Terms and Conditions without the prior written consent of MBA CENTER. The Terms and Conditions shall be binding on and inured to the benefit of the parties and their respective successors and assigns. Should any provision of the Terms and Conditions be held to be void, invalid, unenforceable, or illegal by a proper legal authority, the validity and enforceability of the other provisions shall not be affected. The Terms and Conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of France, without effect to any principles of conflicts of law.
For more information, please contact MBA Center Legal Department exclusively by using the contact form under Contact Us.