Terms and Conditions
Terms and condition use of Lauren Austin Creative, LLC.
Last update on May 23, 2018.
NOTICE: These terms and conditions are legal binding. It's your responsibility to read over these terms and condition carefully prior to purchase, use of processes and products, including online courses. These Term and Conditions apply to all resources by Lauren Austin Creative, LLC.
Terms of this Course and Course Purchaser Agreement
All programs, products, courses or services are owned and provided by Lauren Austin Creative, LLC (“Company” or “we” or “us” or “our”). The term “you” or “your” refers to any user or purchaser of said program(s), product(s), course(s), or service(s) (the “Course”). These Terms and Conditions of Use (“Terms”) govern and define how you are allowed to use and access Company’s Course. We reserve the right to update and change these Terms at any time, and will update them accordingly with the ‘date last updated’ at the top of this page.
You are legally bound to these Terms whether or not you have read them. If you do not agree with any of our Terms, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will make reasonable efforts to remove your name, email and access to our Course and website(s).
When you purchased a Course from us, you were given a reasonable notice that these Terms existed. By moving forward with your purchase of the Course and further access of the Course, you agreed and continue to agree to abide by these Terms as well as any disclaimers and privacy disclosures contained in these Terms. You agree you are at least 18 years old or of legal age in your applicable jurisdiction to access the Course. Access of our Course(s) and related materials by a minor is a violation of use, and we reserve the right to terminate your access if such an issue is discovered.
Limited license. Subject to and in accordance with these Terms and other guidelines or instructions we include in the Course, we grant you a limited, non-transferable, non-sublicensable, non-exclusive, revocable license (“License”) to make individual use of the Course, including any courses purchased by you. Your purchase of any Course only entitles you to view that Course in accordance with the foregoing License, and is not a purchase of the software or content constituting or included in the Course. More specifically, unless explicitly authorized in these Terms or by the owner of the materials, you may not modify, copy, reproduce, republish, upload, post, transmit, translate, sell, create derivative works, exploit, or distribute in any manner or medium (including by email or other electronic means) any material from the Course(s). You may, however, from time to time, download and/or print one copy of the individual pages of the Course for your individual use, provided that you keep intact all copyright and other proprietary notices.
The License is for individual use. You may not assign or transfer any of your rights or obligations under this Section or these Terms to any person or entity and any attempt to do so is void.
We reserve the right to terminate your access to the Course at any time if we find that you have violated these Terms. We will make every attempt to notify you of any violation of these Terms and give you an opportunity to remedy the violation. However, if you fail to remedy the violation or continue to Violate the Terms, we will terminate your access to the Course with no refund of fees.
Fees, Payments, and Refunds
Fees. Fees for Courses are set forth on the Website. We reserve the right to change Course Fees at any time.
We will NOT provide refunds more than 10 days following the date of purchase. After day 10, all payments are non-refundable and you are responsible for full payment of the fees for the program regardless if you complete the program.
Please note: If you opted for a payment plan and you do not request a refund within 10 days, and attach the required complete coursework as outlined above, you are required by law to complete the remaining payments of your payment plan.
Recurring payments. If you have signed up for a payment plan, you hereby authorize our continued access to your financial information stored by our third party financial processing company referenced in this Agreement until your payment plan is complete, as set forth in your acceptance of the purchase terms upon checkout.
Late Payments. If payments are not made on time, you agree to pay interest on all past-due sums at a rate of 1.5% per month or the highest rate allowed by law, whichever is greater.
Charge-backs. You agree to make every attempt to request a refund prior to attempting a charge-back with your financial institution. In the event of a charge-back attempt, you expressly agree to forfeit any and all of our bonuses, affiliate bonuses or other materials afforded to you in exchange for your original purchase of our Course. We reserve the right to present proof of your access and these Terms to the financial institution investigating the dispute.
Refunds. We want you to be satisfied with your purchase but we also want you to give your best effort to apply all of the strategies in the Course. We offer a 10-day refund period for purchases of Courses. However, in order to qualify for a refund you must submit proof (as detailed below) that you did the work in the course and it did not work for you.
In the event that you decide your purchase was not the right decision for you or your business, within 10 days of enrollment, contact email@example.com and let us know you’d like a refund by the 10th day at 11:59 EST. You must include your coursework with your request for a refund. If you request a refund and do not include your coursework by the 10th day, you will not be granted a refund. All refunds are discretionary as determined by Lauren Austin Creative, LLC.
The work that you need to submit with your request for a refund includes ALL of the following items:
+ Proof of completed course workbook;
+ Completed course challenges including screenshots of social media postings (in accordance with course work);
+ A live link to your website or fan page that shows consistent posting;
+ Screenshot of inquiries and booking rate from the last 10 days;
+ Your response email to an initial inquiry;
+ The Profitable Pricing Guide completed and reflected on your website or in your pricing guide;
+ A screenshot of your current “About Me” page following course guidelines; and
+ Proof of active participation in the Facebook group.
You have the unilateral right to terminate your use and access to any of our Course(s). Please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org to initiate this process. Termination will not excuse you of further payment. Upon confirmation of your termination, any and all outstanding balances will become immediately due and payable. Any existing balance that remains after 14 days from the date of termination will be sent to a collections agency, and you agree to be responsible for any additional charges, fees or costs associated with such a collection effort, including but not limited to reasonable attorney’s fees and court costs.
All images, text, designs, graphics, page layout, icons, videos, logos, taglines, trademarks and service marks are owned by and the property of Lauren Austin Creative, LLC or the properly attributed party. It is a violation of federal law to use any of our intellectual property in whole or in part, and modification of any materials contained on provided in the Course is illegal and may be prosecuted to the fullest extent permissible should we choose to do so, including seeking financial penalties (damages) and/or an injunction forcing you to stop using our intellectual property immediately.
You Can -
Access the Course for your individual use (if additional members of your team need to access the Course, you must purchase additional Courses at one per each team member);
Download and/or print any Course materials for your individual use in your business (if additional members of your team need to download and/or print any materials from the Course, you must purchase additional Courses at one per each team member);
Use our trademarks and copyrighted materials with our prior written consent and proper credit and marking, namely, citing ©Lauren Austin Creative, LLC as the source of the materials and marking any federally registered trademarks with ® or common law trademarks with ™.
You Can Not -
Re-sell or trade your access to the Course;
Share the Course with anyone else who has not yet purchased it or opted to receive it;
Reprint any portion of the Course, except as set forth above and for your own individual use;
Republish any of the Course, in part or in whole;
Distribute any of the materials contained in the Course or related materials and/or communications as your own;
Reproduce and alter any part or whole of the Course for distribution as your own work;
Claim ownership or use over any of our intellectual property without our prior written consent, which includes (but is not limited to): copyrights such as course materials, worksheets, workbooks, lessons, videos and more; trademarks such as names, logos, taglines or other unique source identifiers; or trade dress including the look and feel of the Course (and its related communications and materials);
Use our Course or any related materials and/or communications in an unlawful way or for any illegal or unlawful purpose(s).
Request permissions for content. If you wish to use, publish or refer to any of our content, Course(s) or related materials, you must do so by requesting permission prior to commencing use of the same by email us at email@example.com. Permission is not granted until you receive such permission in writing.
Civil and criminal penalties. Even though our Courses are not physical property, you can be charged with theft or other face civil or criminal penalties if you copy, steal, infringe or otherwise violate these Terms. We reserve the right to prosecute infringers to the fullest extent allowed by criminal or civil statute in any jurisdiction allowed. You explicitly consent to personal jurisdiction in Maryland by opting into or purchasing any Course or accessing its related communications and/or materials.
Material and contributions. By submitting a comment, photo, video or other material(s) onto any website or platform owned or maintained by us, including but not limited to the online software platforms that we use to distribute our Course and related materials, you agree that we have a non-revocable, commercial license to republish your submission in whole or in part unless you explicitly state that we may not do so with said submission. You have no right to privacy by accessing our Course(s) or related materials, and we reserve the right to disclose your participation in the same.
Model release. You must own the copyright to any image(s) you use in our Course or related materials. You grant us a commercial license to any image(s) you submit to us by default, such as a Facebook profile photo or other profile image you voluntarily provide in accessing the Course, or that you provide voluntarily upon our request. Such a default or voluntary release of your image and likeness may be used for any reasonable future business use.
Notifications. We are not obligated to notify you or anyone of our use in our own publications of photographs or other images that you submit to us by default or voluntarily.
Security And Assumption Risk
Security. It is your responsibility to secure your username and password from theft or any other means of unauthorized use that would violate these Terms and Conditions of Use. We do not store any whole credit card numbers or payment information, and instead, these are processed through third party processors such as Waveapps.com, Paypal, Freshbooks, etc. By utilizing these payment processors to gain access to the Course, you indemnify us and instead assume any and all risk or liability for the security of the payment details, and agree to be bound by the third party payment processor’s applicable terms and conditions of use.
Confidentiality. You have no right to confidentiality unless otherwise explicitly stated, such as in a subsequent client agreement, or otherwise implicitly agreed upon as mandated by law or fiduciary duty.
Assumption risk. By accessing our Course(s) and/or related materials, whether paid or unpaid, you assume all the risk of your access and any subsequent actions you choose to take as a result of the influence, information or educational materials provided to you.
General disclaimer. To the fullest extent permitted by law, we expressly exclude any liability for any direct, indirect or consequential loss or damage incurred by you or others in connection with our Course(s), including without limitation any liability for any accidents, delays, injuries, harm, loss, damage, death, lost profits, personal or business interruptions, misapplication of information, physical or mental disease, condition or issue, physical, mental, emotional, or spiritual injury or harm, loss of income or revenue, loss of business, loss of profits, loss of contracts, loss of anticipated savings, loss of data, loss of goodwill, wasted time and for any other loss or damage of any kind, however and whether caused by negligence, breach of contract, or otherwise, even if foreseeable. We are not medical, legal, financial or other professionals, or if we are, during the terms of this Course and related material(s), we are not offering our professional services and you expressly agree we are not acting in any professional capacity, including medical, legal, financial or otherwise during the term of this Course. This Course is for educational and entertainment purposes only. None of the Course or its related material(s) should be construed as medical, legal, financial advice.
Earning disclaimer. While we may reference certain results, outcomes or situations on this website or its related communications, you understand and acknowledge that we make no guarantee as to the accuracy of third party statements contained herein or the likelihood of success for you as a result of these statements. You agree that you understand that individual outcomes will vary. We cannot guarantee your success merely upon access, purchase or completion of of our Course(s). Any results you see on are not guaranteed or typical.
Third party disclaimer. You acknowledge and agree that we are not liable for any defamatory, offensive or illegal conduct of any participant or user of our Course(s), including you.
Warranties disclaimer. WE MAKE NO WARRANTIES AS TO OUR PROGRAMS, PRODUCTS, SERVICES, COURSES OR PROGRAM MATERIALS. YOU AGREE THAT PROGRAMS, PRODUCTS, SERVICES, COURSES OR PROGRAM MATERIALS ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” AND WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE PURSUANT TO APPLICABLE LAW, WE DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANT-ABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. WE DO NOT WARRANT THAT THE PROGRAMS, PRODUCTS, SERVICES, COURSES, OR PROGRAM MATERIALS WILL BE FUNCTIONAL, UNINTERRUPTED, CORRECT, COMPLETE, APPROPRIATE, OR ERROR-FREE, THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, OR THAT ANY PART OF THE WEBSITE OR CONTENT ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. WE DO NOT WARRANT OR MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS REGARDING THE USE OR THE RESULTS OF THE USE OF OUR PROGRAM, PRODUCT, SERVICES, COURSES OR PROGRAM MATERIALS IN TERMS OF THEIR CORRECTNESS, ACCURACY, TIMELINESS, RELIABILITY OR OTHERWISE.
Technology disclaimer. We make reasonable efforts to provide you with modern, reliable technology, software and platforms from which to access our Course(s) and related material(s). However, in the event of a technological failure, you accept and acknowledge our lack of responsibility for said failure, and while we will make reasonable efforts to support you, some technological issues are far outside our control and will require you to access support from a third party provider, such as a course application or software where we host our courses.
Error in omissions. This website is updated on a regular basis, and while we try to make accurate statements in a timely and effective manner, we cannot guarantee that all materials and related media contained herein are entirely accurate, complete or up-to-date. If you should see any errors or omissions and would like to let us know, please notify us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Indemnification, Limitation Liability, and Release Claims
Indemnification. You agree at all times to indemnify and hold harmless our Company, as well as any of our affiliates, agents, contractors, officers, directors, shareholders, employees, joint venture partners, successors, transferees, assignees, and licensees, as applicable, from and against any and all claims, causes of action, damages, liabilities, costs and expenses, including legal fees and expenses, arising out of or related to our Course(s).
Limitation liability. Lauren Austin Creative, LLC and its affiliates, officers, employees, agents, partners, and licencors shall not be liable to you for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, consequential or exemplary damages, including damages for loss of profits, goodwill, use of data or other intangible losses, resulting from or incurred in connection with your use of our Course(s). We do not assume liability for any third party conduct, accidents, delays, harm or other detrimental or negative outcomes as a result of your access of our Course(s) and related material(s).
Dispute resolution. You agree to notify the Company of any concerns or issues regarding the Course, and to give the Company an opportunity to resolve those concerns or issues. If you and our Company cannot find a resolution to a dispute or potential claim by means of good-faith negotiation, then you explicitly agree to make a reasonable attempt to resolve any such dispute through Alternative Dispute Resolution or Mediation before filing a civil cause of action. If a civil cause of actions is filed by or against the Company related to the Course(s), the laws of Wisconsin shall apply.
Non-Disparagement. If you are found to be slandering, libeling or otherwise disparaging our Company, Course(s) or related materials, you will be immediately removed from the Course(s) and any related communications. We reserve the right to file a civil claim of action against you for any such damaging actions you take that materially harm our Company.
All right reserved. All rights not expressly granted in these Terms and Conditions of Use or express written here are reserved by Company.