NIADA Academy User Conduct Guidelines
The Academy strives to create an informative, inspiring, engaging, supportive, and fun experience. To ensure that, we ask that all users of the Academy Site and Materials should read and abide by these guidelines:
- Be polite: always treat instructors and other class participants with consideration.
- Be respectful: listen to others and be tolerant of all opinions.
- Be kind and compassionate: no insulting, bullying, or harassing.
- Be civil: do not use language that is abusive, defamatory, obscene, fraudulent, or deceptive.
- Stay on topic: use the search option to help you to avoid repeating the same thread. Do not hog the forum.
- Do not advertise your product or someone else’s.
- Do not post links to advertisements, commercial solicitations, spam, or malicious software.
- Stay away from private matters.
- Stay away from political matters.
- Respect the privacy of others.
- If you are participating in a live forum, type your questions in the chat Q&A, or if on video, raise your hand and wait until you’re called upon to speak.
1. Use of Site
NIADA Inc., through the NIADA Academy Site on Thinkific.com, provides various materials, videos, voice and sound recordings, documents, artwork, photos, images, patterns, graphics, text, information, tests, questions, articles, lectures, and other content on this and related sites and in courses offered through this site (the “Materials”).
NIADA Inc. and Course Instructors authorize Users to view the website and its Materials on a computer or mobile device via a web browser, and to download and store a copy of any purchased Materials. A copy of the downloaded purchased Materials may also be printed, provided that Users make no modifications to the Materials, and all copyright and other proprietary notices contained in the original Materials are retained on any copy. You may only download and print Materials from this site for your own personal, non-commercial use.
Unless expressly permitted in writing by NIADA Inc. or its individual Course Instructors, you may not otherwise copy, reproduce, share, distribute, broadcast, publish, enter into a database, display, perform, modify, create derivative works, transmit, rent, lease, loan, auction, sell, or in any way exploit any part of this site. Users will keep all Materials confidential, and will not give away, describe, summarize, or otherwise reveal the Materials or their contents, to any other person or entity.
2. Trademark and Copyright
The Materials on this Site are owned and copyrighted by NIADA Inc. or individual course creators, and any unauthorized use of any Materials on this Site may violate copyright, trademark, and other laws. We take the protection of our intellectual property and copyrights seriously.
Links to external websites are provided solely as a convenience to you. NIADA Inc. has not reviewed all of these external websites, does not control and is not responsible for any of these sites or their content. If you decide to access any of the external websites linked to this Site, you do so entirely at your own risk.
4. No Warranty
The Materials provided at this site are provided “as is” without any warranties of any kind including warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement of intellectual property. NIADA Inc. further does not warrant the accuracy and completeness of the Materials at this Site. NIADA Inc. may make changes to the Materials at this Site, or to the services and prices described in them, at any time without notice. The Materials at this Site may be out of date, and NIADA Inc. makes no commitment to update the Materials at this Site.
5. Limitation of Liability
In no event will NIADA Inc., its members, its officers, its instructors, its suppliers, or other third parties mentioned at this Site be liable for any damages, claims, or expenses whatsoever arising out of the use, inability to use, or the results of the use of this Site, any websites linked to this Site, or the Materials or information contained at any or all such sites, whether based on warranty, contract, tort or any other legal theory and whether or not advised of the possibility of such damages. If your use of the Materials or information from this Site results in the need for servicing, repair, or correction of equipment or data, or medical care, you assume all costs thereof.
6. Applicable Law
7. Effective Date and Updates
The Terms are effective as of January 1, 2021, and are subject to change without notice by NIADA Inc. at any time. Please check for changes regularly. Your use of this Site after such changes constitutes your agreement to such changes.