Welcome to the CI Academy!
IF YOU ARE A PARENT OR LEGAL GUARDIAN OF A MINOR CHILD AND YOU PROVIDE YOUR PAYMENT METHOD THAT YOUR CHILD USER USES TO REGISTER WITH AND ACCESS THE SERVICE, YOU AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THESE TERMS OF SERVICE IN RESPECT OF YOUR CHILD’S USE OF THE SERVICE. The Service is not available to any persons under the age of 13. By accessing or using the Service, you represent and warrant that: (i) you are 13 years of age or older and otherwise have capacity to contract; (ii) and that your registration and use of the Service complies with any and all applicable laws and regulations. The Service is not available to any Users previously removed from the Service by CI. The Service is controlled and offered by CI from the United States. CI makes no representations that the Service is appropriate or available for use in other locations.
2. Creating an Account
3. Enrollment and Subscription Plans
You will need to create an Account or log into an existing Account prior to enrolling in: (a) in a single Course, including any free-trial Courses; or (b) any subscription plan (each, a “Subscription”) to access CI Academy Courses. Upon creating your Account, you will enter your payment information, and will need to save a “Payment Method” (defined below in “Payments”) to your Account. Each single Course and Subscription has associated fees (“Fees”), which will be paid using your Payment Method, and such Fees will be fully earned upon payment. Subject to your payment of the applicable Fees and the terms set forth herein, you may enroll in one of the following:
Single Course. From time to time, CI may offer a limited one-time single course enrollment. You may enroll in Courses offered on our Service by following the enrollment process specifics for each Course. By enrolling in a Course, you agree to comply with any additional Course-specific terms and conditions. Upon enrollment in a Course, you will be granted access to the Course-specific “CI Academy Content” (as defined below in these Terms) for the duration specified for that Course. Access to additional CI Academy Content will be locked unless additional Courses or Subscriptions are purchased.
Monthly Pass (Annual Commitment). The monthly Subscription plan provides unlimited access to available CI Academy Courses and content. You agree to comply with any additional Course-specific terms and conditions applicable to this Subscription. This Subscription automatically renews each month, and your Account will be charged on the anniversary of your subscription each month. Renewal of the Monthly Pass (Annual Commitment) is required for ongoing access to our Service for subsequent annual periods.
Annual Pass. The annual pass provides unlimited access to available CI Academy Course and content for the full calendar year. You agree to comply with any additional Course-specific terms and conditions applicable to this Subscription. Full annual payment for this Subscription will be charged at the time of enrollment. Renewal of the Annual Pass is required for ongoing access to our Service for subsequent annual periods.All specific Fees for each Subscription and single Course enrollment are indicated on the Site. Once your payment is confirmed, go to your CI Academy dashboard where you can access all available Courses for your Subscription. You may also receive an invitation to the CI discord community, if and when that feature becomes available on the Service.
5. Cancellations; Refunds.
Cancellation and/or refund options and instructions are made available through your Account, subject to the following cancellation policies:
6. Accuracy and Completeness of Information.
CI is not responsible for any harm or damage that may occur if information made available on or through the Service by CI or by any Users or any other person or entity (including certain information or other content from third parties), is not accurate, reliable, effective, complete, or current, and except in connection with CI’s “30 Day Guarantee,” we make no endorsement, representation, warranty, or guarantee of any kind about any such content, information, services, communications, or recommendations. WE DO NOT REPRESENT, WARRANT, OR GUARANTEE THAT ANY SERVICE PROVIDER, USER OR OTHER PERSON OR ENTITY CONTRIBUTING TO THE CI SERVICE IS PRESENTING ACCURATE OR COMPLETE INFORMATION THROUGH THE CI SERVICE OR OTHERWISE.
7. User Rights and Restrictions.
8. Community Guidelines.
CI Academy Users agree that there are risks when dealing with other Users, and CI is not liable for these risks. In addition, you agree not to use the Service to:
CI cares about the integrity and security of your personal information. However, we cannot guarantee that unauthorized third parties will never be able to defeat our security measures or use your personal information for improper purposes. You acknowledge that you provide your personal information at your own risk.
11. Communication Between CI and Users.
You expressly consent and agree that CI may contact you using written, electronic, or verbal means, including by manual dialing, emails, leaving prerecorded/artificial voice messages or using an automatic telephone dialing system to call or text your mobile/cellular telephone number, as necessary to complete transactions requested by you, communicate with you about payments due from you, and to service your Account and as the law allows, even if those phone numbers are registered by you on any federal or state Do-Not-Call/Do-Not-email registry. We may offer you the chance to enroll to receive recurring SMS/text messages from CI about account-related news and alerts. In such event, by enrolling in CI’s SMS/text messaging service, you agree to receive text messages from CI to your mobile phone number provided, and you certify that your mobile number provided is true and accurate and that you are authorized to enroll the designated mobile number to receive such texts. You acknowledge and agree that the texts may be sent using an automatic telephone dialing system and that standard message and data rates apply. Consent is not required as a condition of purchase. CI is not responsible for any delays upon sending or receiving text messages. To unsubscribe from text messages at any time, reply STOP, STOPP, STOPALL, UNSUBSCRIBE, END or QUIT to any text message you receive from CI. You consent that following such a request to unsubscribe, you may receive one final text message from CI confirming your request. For help, contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
12. User Responsibilities.
You acknowledge and agree that you are solely responsible for: (a) making all arrangements necessary to access and use the Service, including, as applicable, ensuring your computer and/or supported mobile device includes adequate software or internet connectivity; (b) any and all costs, including but not limited to, internet or mobile data costs, you may incur while accessing and using the Service; (c) any costs or liabilities arising from, associated with, or relating to your use of the Service; and (d) ensuring that your use of the Service does not violate any third-party trademarks or other intellectual property; and (e) the form and content you submit to the Service and all information included in your Account (which information and content shall be true and accurate at the time of such submission).
13. Intellectual Property.
Except for your User Submissions (defined below), the Service and all materials therein or transferred thereby, including, without limitation, software, images, text, graphics, illustrations, logos, patents, trademarks, service marks, copyrights, photographs, audio, videos, music, and User Submissions belonging to other Users (the “CI Academy Content”), and all Intellectual Property Rights (defined below) related thereto, are the exclusive property of CI or its licensors (including other Users who post User Submissions to the Service). Except as explicitly provided herein, nothing in these Terms shall be deemed to create a license in or under any such Intellectual Property Rights, and you agree not to sell, license, rent, modify, distribute, copy, reproduce, transmit, publicly display, publicly perform, publish, adapt, edit or create derivative works from any CI Academy Content. Use of the CI Academy Content for any purpose not expressly permitted by these Terms is strictly prohibited. For the purposes of these Terms, “Intellectual Property Rights” means all patent rights, copyright rights, mask work rights, moral rights, rights of publicity, trademark, trade dress and service mark rights, goodwill, trade secret rights and other intellectual property rights as may now exist or hereafter come into existence, and all applications therefore and registrations, renewals and extensions thereof, under the laws of any state, country, territory or other jurisdiction.
14. Term; Termination; Modifications; Suspension; Discontinuation.
15. User Submissions.
Some areas of the Service may allow Users to submit, post, display, provide, or otherwise make available content such as profile information, videos, images, music, comments, questions, and other content or information (any such materials a User submits, posts, displays, provides, or otherwise makes available on the Service is referred to as “User Submissions”).
EXCEPT AS EXPRESSLY SET FORTH IN THESE TERMS, WE CLAIM NO OWNERSHIP RIGHTS OVER USER SUBMISSIONS CREATED BY YOU. THE USER SUBMISSIONS YOU CREATE REMAINS YOURS. However, you understand that certain portions of the Service may allow other Users to view, edit, share, and/or otherwise interact with your User Submissions. By providing or sharing User Submissions through the Service, you agree to allow others to view, edit, share, and/or interact with your User Submissions in accordance with your settings and these Terms. CI has the right (but not the obligation) in its sole discretion to remove any User Submissions that is shared via the Service.
By submitting, posting, displaying, providing, or otherwise making available any User Submissions on or through the Service, you expressly grant, and you represent and warrant that you have all rights necessary to grant, to CI a royalty-free, sublicensable, transferable, perpetual, irrevocable, non-exclusive, worldwide license to use, reproduce, modify, publish, list information regarding, edit, translate, distribute, syndicate, publicly perform, publicly display, and make derivative works of all such User Submissions and your name, voice, and/or likeness as contained in your User Submissions, in whole or in part, and in any form, media or technology, whether now known or hereafter developed, for use in connection with the Service and CI’s (and its successors’ and affiliates’) business, including without limitation for promoting and redistributing part or all of the Service (and derivative works thereof) in any media formats and through any media channels. You also hereby grant each User of the Service a non-exclusive license to access your User Submissions through the Service, and to use, reproduce, distribute, display and perform such User Submissions as permitted through the functionality of the Service and under these Terms.
In connection with your User Submissions, you affirm, represent, and warrant the following:
CI takes no responsibility and assumes no liability for any User Submissions that you or any other User or third-party posts, sends, or otherwise makes available over the Service. You shall be solely responsible for your User Submissions and the consequences of posting, publishing it, sharing it, or otherwise making it available on the Service, and you agree that we are only acting as a passive conduit for your online distribution and publication of your User Submissions. You understand and agree that you may be exposed to User Submissions that are inaccurate, objectionable, inappropriate for children, or otherwise unsuited to your purpose, and you agree that CI shall not be liable for any damages you allege to incur resulting from, or relating to, any User Submissions.
16. Copyright Policy.
Since we respect artist and content owner rights, it is CI’s policy to respond to alleged infringement notices that comply with the Digital Millennium Copyright Act of 1998 (“DMCA”).
If you believe that your copyrighted work has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement and is accessible via the Service, please notify CI’s copyright agent as set forth in the DMCA. For your complaint to be valid under the DMCA, you must provide the following information in writing:
The above information must be submitted to the following DMCA Agent:
Attn: DMCA Notice
Creative Intell, Inc.
2 Park Avenue, 20th Floor
New York, NY 10105
UNDER FEDERAL LAW, IF YOU KNOWINGLY MISREPRESENT THAT ONLINE MATERIAL IS INFRINGING, YOU MAY BE SUBJECT TO CRIMINAL PROSECUTION FOR PERJURY AND CIVIL PENALTIES, INCLUDING MONETARY DAMAGES, COURT COSTS, AND ATTORNEYS’ FEES. Please note that this procedure is exclusively for notifying CI and its affiliates that your copyrighted material has been infringed. The preceding requirements are intended to comply with CI’s rights and obligations under the DMCA, including 17 U.S.C. §512(c), but do not constitute legal advice. It may be advisable to contact an attorney regarding your rights and obligations under the DMCA and other applicable laws. In accordance with the DMCA and other applicable law, CI has adopted a policy of terminating, in appropriate circumstances, Users who are deemed to be repeat infringers. CI may also at its sole discretion limit access to the Service and/or terminate the User Accounts of any Users who infringe any intellectual property rights of others, whether or not there is any repeat infringement.
17. Changes to the Terms of Service.
18. Disclaimer; No Warranty.
The Service is provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis. Use of the Service is at your own risk. To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, on only excepting CI’s “30-Day Guarantee,” the Service is provided without warranties of any kind, whether express or implied, including, but not limited to, implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement. No advice or information, whether oral or written, obtained by you from CI or through the Service will create any warranty not expressly stated herein. Without limiting the foregoing, CI, its affiliates and its licensors do not warrant that: (a) the CI Academy Content or Service is accurate, reliable or correct (except as may be otherwise guaranteed in CI’s “30-Day Guarantee”); (b) the CI Academy Content or the Service will meet your requirements; (c) the CI Academy Content or Service will be available at any particular time or location, uninterrupted or secure; or that (d) any defects or errors will be corrected; or that the Service is free of viruses or other harmful components. Any content downloaded or otherwise obtained through the use of the Service is downloaded at your own risk and you will be solely responsible for any damage to your computer system or mobile device or loss of data that results from such download or your use of the Service. If the Service provides professional information for informational purposes only and should not be construed as professional advice, nor as having established any professional-client relationship. Further, CI does not warrant, endorse, guarantee, or assume responsibility for any product or service advertised or offered by a third party through the Service or any hyperlinked website or service, and CI will not be a party to or in any way monitor any transaction between you and third-party providers of products or services. Federal law, some states, provinces, and other jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion and limitations of certain implied warranties, so the above exclusions may not apply to you. These Terms gives you specific legal rights, and you may also have other rights which vary from state to state. The disclaimers and exclusions under these Terms will not apply to the extent prohibited by applicable law.
19. Limitation of Liability.
To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, in no event shall CI, its affiliates, agents, directors, employees, suppliers or licensors be liable for any indirect, punitive, incidental, special, consequential or exemplary damages, including without limitation damages for loss of profits, goodwill, use, data or other intangible losses, arising out of or relating to the use of, or inability to use, the Service. Under no circumstances will CI be responsible for any damage, loss or injury resulting from hacking, tampering or other unauthorized access or use of the Service or your account or the information contained therein.
To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, CI assumes no liability or responsibility for any (a) errors, mistakes, or inaccuracies of content (except as may be expressly provided by CI’s “30-Day Guarantee” on the Service); (b) personal injury or property damage, of any nature whatsoever, resulting from your access to or use of our service; (c) any unauthorized access to or use of our secure servers and/or any and all personal information stored therein; (iv) any interruption or cessation of transmission to or from the Service; (d) any bugs, viruses, trojan horses, or the like that may be transmitted to or through our service by any third party; (e) any errors or omissions in any content or for any loss or damage incurred as a result of the use of any content posted, emailed, transmitted, or otherwise made available through the Service; and/or (f) User Content or the defamatory, offensive, or illegal conduct of any third party. In no event shall CI, its affiliates, agents, directors, employees, suppliers, or licensors be liable to you for any claims, proceedings, liabilities, obligations, damages, losses or costs in an amount exceeding the amount you paid to CI hereunder or One Hundred U.S. Dollars ($100.00 USD), whichever is greater. This limitation of liability section applies whether the alleged liability is based on contract, tort, negligence, strict liability, or any other basis, even if CI has been advised of the possibility of such damage. Some states do not allow the exclusion or limitation of incidental or consequential damages, so the above limitations or exclusions may not apply to you. These Terms gives you specific legal rights, and you may also have other rights which vary from state to state. The disclaimers, exclusions, and limitations of liability under these Terms will not apply to the extent prohibited by applicable law.
You agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless CI and its subsidiaries, agents, licensors, managers, and other affiliated companies, and their employees, contractors, agents, officers and directors, from and against any and all claims, damages, obligations, losses, liabilities, costs or debt, and expenses (including but not limited to attorney’s fees) arising from: (a) your use of and access to the Service, including any data or content transmitted or received by you and any interaction among Users; (b) your violation of any term of these Terms, including without limitation your breach of any of the representations and warranties above; (c) your violation of any third-party right, including without limitation any right of privacy or Intellectual Property Rights; (d) your violation of any applicable law, rule or regulation; or (e) any content that is submitted via your Account, including without limitation, misleading, false, or inaccurate information; (vi) your willful misconduct; or (vii) any other party’s access and use of the Service with your unique username, password or other appropriate security code.
21. Governing Law, Arbitration, and Class Action/Jury Trial Waiver.