Terms & Conditions
Terms of Service
Last modified date: September 27, 2018
By using submitting or purchasing notes, you indicate your acceptance of these Terms.
Dean's List Notes is an online educational community where registered users ( "Users" ) may contribute self-created lecture notes, materials and works ("Content" ) for access and use by other users of the Website.
These Terms may be amended or updated by Dean's List Notes from time to time without notice so these Terms may have changed since your last visit to this Website and it is your responsibility to review these Terms for any changes. Your use of the Website after any amendments or updates of these Terms shall signify your assent to and acceptance of such revised terms. Any new features that may be added to this Website from time to time will be subject to these Terms, unless stated otherwise. You should visit this page periodically to review these Terms
CREDITS AND PAYMENT TERMS
One-time Purchases. Any exam tutorial package or other one-off Content package we might offer from time to time requires payment prior to your receiving access to such Content. Payment will be automatically taken and will show up as a charge to your credit card in the amount indicated for the Content or package that you elect to purchase. All payments are non-refundable.
Price Changes. We reserve the right to adjust pricing for any Content or services at any time as we may determine in our sole and absolute discretion. Except as otherwise expressly provided for in these Terms, any price changes will take effect 30 days following email notice to you or an update of pricing on the Website.
No Refunds. Payments are nonrefundable unless valid reasoning is provided upon the request.
If you provide Content, you represent and warrant that you are the sole owner of all/any Content posted to Dean's List Notes or have the owner’s authority to provide such Content to the Website, other Users and Dean's List Notes and you possess all necessary rights in said Content to make it available on the Website and for use by other Users and Dean's List Notes, including, without limitation, copyright. You also represent and warrant that the posting of Content on or through Dean's List Notes and its services will not breach intellectual property rights, privacy rights, contract rights, copyrights or any other rights of any third-party. You acknowledge and agree to pay for any and all royalties, fees, and any other monies or monetary obligations owing to any third-party for any Content provided and uploaded by you to Dean's List Notes. You also represent and warrant that you will not use the Website in breach of any applicable law or regulation, including university or other academic regulations.
Content and Use
If you upload or wish to submit Content to the Website, you thereby grant Dean's List Notes a perpetual, irrevocable, worldwide, right and license (with unrestricted right to grant sublicenses) to post, distribute, display, copy, reproduce, modify, alter, translate, publish, distribute, download, transmit and otherwise use such Content in any format or medium for any purpose whatsoever, including, but not limited to, commercially profiting therefrom, for an agreed upon royalty structure. Content uploaded will be visible to other Users and may be accessed, displayed, downloaded, printed and otherwise used for personal, academic or educational purposes. Dean's List Notes assumes no liability for any material provided by Users, which may contain personal information and/or inaccurate, incomplete, inappropriate and offensive material. Dean's List Notes does not review or evaluate the accuracy of all Content provided by Users.
Content stored on the Website are stored by Dean's List Notes only for permitted temporary online sharing purposes and not for permanent or long-term storage or for temporary archival purposes. Dean's List Notes will not, and is not obligated to, maintain back-up copies of any and all Content or any User’s Dean's List Notes account information. Accordingly, Dean's List Notes will bear no responsibility or liability for any loss of Content or other information stored or submitted to the Website.
Prohibited Content and Activities
Dean's List Notes reserves the right to restrict, suspend or terminate access to all or any part of Dean's List Notes’ services at any time, for any reason, with or without prior notice and without any liability to you. Use of the Website is subject to all applicable local, provincial and federal laws and regulations. Users are solely responsible for all activities, acts and omissions that occur. Users shall not (a) copy or distribute any part of the Website (including all of the contents of the Website), (b) alter or modify any part of the Website, (c) upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available on the Website any material that is unlawful, harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, tortuous, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, pornographic, libelous, invasive of another's privacy, hateful, or racially or ethnically objectionable, encourages criminal behavior, gives rise to civil liability, violates any law, or is otherwise objectionable, or post a link to the Website from any third-party website(s) containing such content; (d) upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available any falsehoods or misrepresentations or create an impression that the User knows is incorrect, misleading, or deceptive, or any material that could damage or harm minors in any way; (e) impersonate any person or entity or misrepresent their affiliation with a person or entity; (f) forge headers or otherwise manipulate identifiers in order to disguise the origin of any material transmitted to or through the website or impersonate another person or organization; (g) upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available any material that they do not have a right to make available under any law or under a contractual relationship; (h) upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available any material that infringes any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright or other proprietary rights of any party (including privacy and publicity rights), or post a link to the Website from any third-party website(s) containing such content; (i) upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available any unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, solicitations for business, promotional materials, "junk mail," "spam," "chain letters," "pyramid schemes," or any other form of solicitation; (j) upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available any material that contains software viruses or any other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunications equipment or data or the website or that of any users or viewers of the website or that compromises a user’s privacy; (k) interfere with or disrupt the Website or servers or networks connected to the Website, or disobey any requirements, procedures, policies or regulations of networks connected to the website or probe, scan, or test the vulnerability of any system or network or breach or circumvent any security or authentication measures; (l) intentionally or unintentionally violate any applicable local, state, national or international law or regulation; (m) collect or store personal data about other users or viewers; or (n) resell the content of the Website, the use of the Website or access to the Website.
Users also agree not to access the website in a manner that utilizes the resources of the Website more heavily than would be the case for an individual person using a conventional web browser.
Dean's List Note's Proprietary Rights
Except for (a) Content or (b) intellectual property belonging to Users, all information, materials and content on the Website, including but not limited to design, text, graphics, academic data, course materials, documents, messages, ratings, reviews, other files, and their selection and arrangement (collectively, "Dean's List Notes Content") are the property of Dean's List Notes and/or its licensors, with all rights reserved. Users acknowledge and agree that the Dean's List Notes Content is protected by intellectual property rights which may include copyright, trademarks, service marks, patents or other proprietary rights and laws, including laws covering data access and data compilations. No Dean's List Notes Content may be modified, copied, distributed, framed, reproduced, republished, displayed, incorporated into any derivative works or compilations, posted, transmitted, rented or sold in any form or by any means, in whole or in part, without Dean's List Notes' prior written permission. Users or contributors may not republish Dean's List Notes Content on any Internet, Intranet or Extranet site or incorporate the information in any other database or compilation. Before Dean's List Notes can profit from or share any content provided to them by contributors both parties must agree upon a compensation rate, usually in the form of a commission with the contributor. Once a written agreement stating compensation has been made, Dean's List Notes can be held liable to pay the contributor the agreed upon commission in the agreed-upon manner.
Communications with the Site
Dean's List Notes welcomes feedback and suggestions from Users regarding the website or Dean's List Notes services. Any feedback, comments, or suggestions Users may provide regarding Dean's List Notes, or the Website and services is entirely voluntary and Dean's List Notes will be free to use such feedback, comments or suggestions as we see fit, including but not limited to creating and marketing products, information, or services, and without any obligation to the User. Dean's List Notes will not make any attributions of feedback, comments or suggestions without User’s consent.
The transmission of any communication or material to Dean's List Notes via the Website or electronic mail, whether encrypted or otherwise, cannot be guaranteed as, and is not represented to be, secure.
Users agree that they will not abuse their usage of Dean's List Notes and its services to reproduce, post, distribute, sell or modify any copyrighted material, trademarks or intellectual property belonging to third parties without obtaining prior written consent of the owner for such rights. Dean's List Notes reserves the right in its sole discretion to remove any and all Content posted by any user for any reason as Dean's List Notes sees fit. Dean's List Notes reserves the right and ability to terminate membership privileges of any User who infringes upon the copyright, trademarks and intellectual property of third parties upon notification to Dean's List Notes by the owner of the rights.
Copyright Violation Claims
If a User wishes to make a claim of copyright infringement, you must provide notification to Dean's List Notes by sending us the following information via email to using the following format:
- Include a statement telling us that you have found content on Dean's List Notes.com which you believe infringes your copyright (for example, "I believe that the notes identified below infringe my copyright").
- Tell us which country your copyright applies to.
- Tell us the title of the content concerned and the full URL for its page.
- Explain to us in what way that content infringes your copyright (e.g. the text is copied, the entire content is a copy of an original work made by you, etc.)
- Identify the type (and details of (e.g. title, publisher, dates, etc.) the copyright work which you own the rights in, and which you believe has been infringed. If this information is available on the internet, it is helpful to send us a link.
- Let us have contact information so that we can get in touch with you (email address is preferred).
- Let us have the contact information which we can pass on to the submitter of the content concerned, so that they can get in touch with you to resolve your complaint directly (email address is preferred).
- Include the following statement: "I have a good faith belief that use of the copyrighted work described above is not authorized by the copyright owner (or by a third party who is legally entitled to do so on behalf of the copyright owner) and is not otherwise permitted by law. I swear that the information contained in this notification is accurate and that I am the copyright owner or have an exclusive right in law to bring infringement proceedings with respect to its use."
- Sign the notice. If you are providing notice by e-mail, a scanned physical signature or a valid electronic signature will be accepted.
- Send the notice, in English, to the following address: Attn: Dean's List Notes Copyright Infringement Notification Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Please also note that the information provided in this legal notice may be forwarded to the person who provided the allegedly infringing content. Please also make sure you know whether the content that you have seen on the Website infringes your copyright because there may be adverse legal consequences in your country if you make a false or bad faith allegation of copyright infringement by using this process.
OTHER IMPORTANT TERMS
Dean's List Notes is not responsible for any inaccuracies in Content posted or uploaded by Users or of any links. As well, Dean's List Notes does not guarantee the accuracy of any Content provided and uploaded by Dean's List Notes. Dean's List Notes is not responsible for any errors or omissions or for any consequences that may arise from the use of such “flawed” information. Dean's List Notes, Dean's List Notes Content, any Content made available through the site are made available “as is” and “with all faults.” The usage of Dean's List Notes, its services and Content is entirely at the individual risk of Users and Dean's List Notes assumes no responsibility for third party advertisements which may be posted on Dean's List Notes nor does it assume responsibility for any goods or services advertised with its partners.
The online and offline conduct of any User is not the responsibility of Dean's List Notes. Dean's List Notes assumes no responsibility for errors, omissions, interruptions, deletions, defects, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, any communication. Dean's List Notes cannot be held responsible for any problems or technical malfunction including but not limited to computer systems, servers or internet providers, computer equipment, software, or failure of email/email accounts that may be due to technical problems or Internet congestion problems. Dean's List Notes will not be responsible or liable for any harm to your computer system, loss of data, or other harm that results from your access to or use of the Website or any Content. Under no circumstances shall Dean's List Notes be responsible for loss or damage arising from: (i) use of Dean's List Notes and its services, (ii) any Content uploaded on or through Dean's List Notes and its services (including, without limitation, from any use of or reliance on any such Content) or from the conduct of any Users of the Dean's List Notes Services, whether online or offline. Services provided by Dean's List Notes are provided “as is” and Dean's List Notes expressly disclaims the Website and its services from any warranty or guarantee of fitness for any purpose or non-infringement. Dean's List Notes cannot and does not guarantee and promise that the Website and its services will always be available and functional, neither can it guarantee or promise any specific deterioration or improvement in academic results that may arise from use of the Website and its services.
Limitation on Liability
IN NO EVENT SHALL Dean's List Notes BE LIABLE TO USERS OR 3rd PARTIES FOR ANY CONSEQUENTIAL, EXEMPLARY, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO LOST PROFIT DAMAGES THAT ARISE FROM THE USE OF Dean's List Notes AND ITS SERVICES, EVEN IF Dean's List Notes HAS BEEN ADVISED AND INFORMED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF THE OCCURRENCE OF SUCH DAMAGES. NOTWITHSTANDING ANYTHING TO THE CONTRARY CONTAINED HEREIN, Dean's List Notes’ LIABILITY TO USERS FOR ANY CAUSE WHATSOEVER AND REGARDLESS OF THE FORM OF THE ACTION, WILL AT ALL TIMES BE LIMITED TO THE AMOUNT PAID, IF ANY, BY USERS TO Dean's List Notes FOR THE SERVICES UP TO THE EXACT DATE WHEN THE CAUSE OF ACTION FIRST ARISES.
The resolution of any dispute related to these Terms or use of the Website or Dean's List Notes services shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Canada, without giving effect to any principles of conflicts of law. Any legal action or proceeding between Dean's List Notes and Users shall be brought exclusively in a court of competent jurisdiction located in Canada.
You agree to indemnify and hold Dean's List Notes and any of its employees and officers, harmless from any damage, cost, loss, liability, demand, or claim and expense, including but not limited to, reasonable attorneys’ fees, made by any third party due to or arising out of use of Dean's List Notes and its services in violation of this Agreement and/or arising from a breach of this Agreement and/or any breach of Users’ representations and/or warranties set forth above and/or if any Content posted on Dean's List Notes or through its services causes Dean's List Notes to be liable to another party
If any part of these Terms is deemed unlawful, void, or unenforceable, that part shall be deemed severed and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of the remaining provisions.
Failure of Dean's List Notes to enforce any of the provisions set forth in the Terms against Users or others shall not be construed to be a waiver of the right of Dean's List Notes to enforce such provisions.