TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF MEMBERSHIP TO
THE LIFE SCHOLARS ACADEMY
The Life Scholars Academy is a membership site containing online training, courses, resources, and other content for tweens, teens, and young adults. These Terms and Conditions (“Terms”) govern your Life Scholars Academy (“Academy”) Membership and are made between you (the “Member”, “you”, “your”) and Life Scholars Academy. When applying for Membership to the Academy, the Member confirms it has read and agrees to be bound by these Terms.
“Member” means the parent(s) or guardian(s) of the minor child(ren), or an individual over the age of 18, utilizing the benefits of Membership.
“Member’s Area” means the online portal where Members and their minor child(ren) can access coaching sessions and other materials offered under Membership.
“Membership” means the period of time when a Member is contracted to the Academy and is entitled to receive the benefits of such agreement.
To access or use the Member’s Area you must be 18 years of age or have signed authorization from a parent. You will be required to provide information about yourself and/or your child(ren) including name, email address, and other personal information. You agree that any registration information you provide is accurate. You agree to not impersonate anyone or provide information or an email address other than your own. Your account must not be used for any illegal or unauthorized purpose. You must not, as a Member, violate any laws in your jurisdiction.
You will be provided with a password to access the Member’s Area. You agree to treat this password and the information contained in the Member’s Area as confidential and must not disclose it to any third party. We reserve the right to disable any user identification code or password, whether chosen by you or allocated by us, at any time, if in our opinion you have failed to comply with any of the provisions of these Terms. Membership is not transferable.
You are responsible for making all arrangements necessary for you to have access to our site. You are also responsible for ensuring that all persons who access our site through your internet connection, including minor children, are aware of these Terms, and that they comply with them.
Children Under Thirteen
lifescholarsacademy.com does not knowingly collect, either online or offline, personal information from persons under the age of thirteen. If you are under 18, you may use lifescholarsacademy.com only with permission of a parent or guardian.
Code of Conduct
It is expected that all of our students will conduct themselves in a respectful and professional manner while they are engaged in this program. Students are required to follow rules as it applies to all communication inside and outside of the virtual classroom. The rules include yet are not limited to any and all negative verbal communication, hand gestures, facial expressions, and written communication directed to any of our team members or other students. Foul language and inappropriate behavior will not be tolerated and can result in the termination of our services.
You will be granted access to the Member’s Area immediately upon execution of the coaching Agreement. Once this Agreement has been executed, there will be no refunds given for any reason.
Refusal and Termination of Membership
We reserve the right to refuse or terminate Membership to any person or entity at any time and for any reason and without the obligation of providing a reason and with or without any prior notice. We will make reasonable efforts to provide notice, but it is not required under these Terms. We may at any time change or discontinue any aspect or feature of the Member’s Area subject to us fulfilling our previous responsibilities to you. We reserve the right to refuse or terminate Membership held by any individuals representing companies that offer a similar or directly competing service.
Members may terminate their Membership by providing 7-days written notice prior to the next billing cycle. Any Membership notice is to be sent in writing to firstname.lastname@example.org. An attempt to stop payment with a credit card processor without these terms being met will be considered a material breach of this contract and the Academy will take legal action accordingly. If for any reason the Academy should dissolve or cease to exist, your Membership will terminate.
All Members and their minor children agree to conduct themselves in a professional and business-like manner, treating other Members with respect at all times. If the Academy should receive a complaint about another Member, it reserves the right to terminate such Member’s Membership immediately. Such complaints would constitute a breach of these Terms.
Recording of Sessions
You understand that all coaching sessions will be recorded, both voice and audio. This intellectual property is the sole property of the Academy and the Academy reserves the right to use the video and audio for any reason including marketing. You have the right to turn your camera off during coaching sessions, so your image is not shown. If you do not agree to the sessions being recorded both visually and audibly, you must not apply for Membership.
Reliance on Information Posted
You should not rely on any materials posted on our site for personal, medical, legal, financial, or any other type of advice, and we strongly recommend you consult an appropriate qualified professional where necessary. We disclaim all liability rising from any reliance placed on the Membership materials by a Member of our site, or by anyone who may be informed of any of the Membership contents.
Intellectual Property Rights
The Academy is the owner of all intellectual property rights and material included in the Member’s Area. These works are protected by copyright laws and treaties around the world. All such rights are reserved. You may print one copy, and may download extracts, of any page(s) from our site for your personal reference. You must not modify the paper or digital copies of any materials you have printed or downloaded from the Member’s Area in any way, and you must not use any illustrations, photographs, video, or audio sequences, or any graphics separately from any accompanying text. Our status (and that of any identified contributors) as the authors of material in the Member’s Area must always be acknowledged. You must not use any part of the materials on our site for commercial purposes without obtaining a license to do so from the Academy. If you print, copy, or download any content in the Member’s Area in breach of these Terms, your Membership will terminate immediately and you must, at our option, return or destroy any copies of the materials you have made. You must not at any time disclose to any person any confidential information obtained through your Membership to the Academy.
You may use the Member’s Area for lawful purposes only. You agree to be financially responsible for all purchases made by you or someone acting on your behalf. You agree to use the Member’s Area to purchase services or products for legitimate, non-commercial purposes only. You shall not post or transmit through the Member’s Area any material which violates or infringes the rights of others, or which is threatening, abusive, defamatory, libelous, invasive of privacy or publicity rights, vulgar, obscene, profane, or otherwise objectionable, contains injurious formulas, recipes, or instructions which encourage conduct that would constitute a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability, or otherwise violate any law.
The Member’s Area Changes Regularly
The Academy aims to update the Member’s Area and add new content on an ongoing basis, and, as such, the content could change at any time. If the need arises, we may suspend access to our site, or close it indefinitely. Any of the material in the Member’s Area may be out of date at any given time, and we are under no obligation to update such material, nor are we liable for any reliance placed on such material.
Warranties and Liability
The Academy warrants to the Member that the benefits of Membership will be provided using reasonable care and skill. When the Academy uses the service of any agent or third party (such as speakers at events), the Academy does not give any warranty, guarantee, or indemnity in that respect.
The Academy shall not be liable to the Member for any loss of profit, or any indirect, special or consequential loss, damage costs, expenses or other claims (whether caused by the negligence of the Academy or its agents or otherwise) which arise out of Membership. The liability of the Academy under, or in connection with, the Membership shall not exceed one month’s membership fee.
The Academy shall not be liable to the Member or be deemed to be in breach of these Terms by reason of any delay in performing, or any failure to perform, any of the Academy’s obligations in relation to Membership, if the delay or failure is due to any cause beyond the Club’s reasonable control, and time shall not be of the essence. In respect of an event cancelled by the Academy for any reason whatsoever, liability shall be limited to the event fee.
The Academy is not liable for delay in performing, or failure to perform, any of its obligations under these Terms if such delay or failure result from events, circumstances, or causes beyond its reasonable control, including those caused by COVID-19.
If any provision or part-provision of these Terms is or becomes invalid, illegal, or unenforceable, it shall be deemed modified to the minimum extent necessary to make it valid, legal, and enforceable. If such modification is not possible, the relevant provision or part-provision shall be deemed deleted. Any modification to or deletion of a provision or part-provision under this clause shall not affect the validity and enforceability of the rest of the Terms.
These Terms constitute the entire agreement between the parties and supersedes and extinguishes all previous agreements, promises, assurances, warranties, representations, and understandings between them, whether written or oral, relating to its subject matter.
These terms are governed by the laws of the United States of America and the State of Texas, exclusive of such state’s rules with regards to “choice of law” and shall be adjudicated in Travis County, in the State of Texas.