Terms of usage
HOW OUR SERVICE WORKS
To use the Services, you will need to register on the site, pay any applicable fees, and obtain an account, and password. You are solely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account(s), and password(s) and for all activities and liabilities associated with or occurring under your account(s), and password(s).You agree to (a) provide true, accurate, current and complete information about yourself as prompted by the Service's registration form (such information being "Your Data"), (b) maintain and promptly update Your Data to keep it true, accurate, current and complete. You agree not to use the site, the Services or the Company Content to recruit, solicit, or contact in any form Tutors or potential Consumers for employment or contracting for a business not affiliated with us without our advance written permission.
You can have as many sessions in a month as you wish to have for each subject. The schedule of the booked sessions will be mailed to you once you book your session with us. All the sessions are one-on-one and may be planned by you anytime according to your convenience. You can have up to ten sessions scheduled in advance at a time, the earliest session planned must be at least 12 hours in advance. After booking ten sessions, the next sessions can be scheduled only after usage of one of the ten sessions. 24hourstutor.com retains the right to change this at any time.
24hourstutor has the right to place temporary restrictions on usage during peak hours or with certain tutors to ensure equitable availability of sessions to all customers. The term "session" implies 55 minutes of continuous tutoring.
24hourstutor will return the amount paid by the customer on a pro-rata basis if the request is made, no questions asked. For example, if a regular tutoring customer makes a request for money back 15 days after the commencement of his course, we will return 50% of his monthly subscription amount.
*Hours of availability
24hourstutor provides service 24 hours in a day. Tutors are available during this period though a customer might not always get a tutoring session when he/she needs due to unavailability of tutors for their subject at the specific time or due to technology problems or during a site maintenance window. For your convenience, we prefer you to book your session at least 12 hours before the planned session.
24hourstutor.com tries to ensure adherence to national and local curriculam and standards, however this is not a guarantee. 24hourstutor.com tutors are certified to teach in the country and/or state they reside.
24hourstutor uses proprietary, licensed third-party technologies and free technology products. While all attempts are made to ensure stability and availability of technologies used by 24hourstutor, the company cannot guarantee uptime. You are solely responsible for all service, telephony and/or other fees and costs associated with your access to and use of the Services and for obtaining and maintaining all telephone, computer hardware and other equipment required for such access and use.
Account Access; Identity Protection
You are responsible for updating and maintaining the truth and accuracy of the information you provide to us relating to your account.
You are also responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account and password and for restricting access to your computer or mobile device. You may choose to share your account with other people by providing them your password. However, if you decide to share your account with other people, you take full responsibility for their actions. Users of public or shared computers or unprotected mobile devices should log out at the completion of each visit to the 24hourstutor Web site.
If you find that you're a victim of identity theft and it involves a 24hourstutor account, you should notify customer service. Then, you should report this instance to all your credit card issuers, as well as your local law enforcement agency. 24hourstutor reserves the right to place any account on hold anytime with or without notification to the subscriber in order to protect itself and its partners from what it believes to be fraudulent activity. 24hourstutor is not obligated to credit or discount a membership for holds placed on the account by either a representative of 24hourstutor or by the automated processes of 24hourstutor.
Membership and Billing
You can find the specific details regarding your subscription with 24hourstutor at anytime by clicking on the "My Account" link, located at the top of the pages of the 24hourstutor Web site after you login.
* Free Trial
We encourage the use of our service through demo trial as and when introduced. It will be available to first time customers of the 24hourstutor service and cannot be combined with any other offer. Only one trial may be redeemed per student. You must have internet access to use the free trial offer. Upon registering for your free trial, our tutor or a customer service representative will chat with you and help you out with your questions. Tutors or customer representative will give you an experience of how the online tutoring works and at the end of the free trial period, wherever applicable the customer may be automatically enrolled in the monthly subscription unless the customer has notified 24hourstutor that he/she intends to cancel prior to the end of the free trial period.
You may cancel your subscription to 24hourstutor at anytime, and cancellation will be effective immediately. To cancel, you may call our customer care department. We reserve the right to terminate your account for any or no reason.
24hourstutor reserves the right to change prices without advance notice and to offer promotions periodically to certain group of customers and thus not available to all customers. Prices will not rise during the current month of subscription but can change for subsequent months.
Web Site Content
We distribute subject content, and other animations and we reserve the right to display and promote the content or other information on our Web site to you in any manner we choose in our sole and absolute discretion. In addition, the 24hourstutor Web site allows you and other third parties to post comments, give feedback concerning the services offered, our tutors, and subject content distributed by us. Any opinions, advice, statements, services, offers, or other information that constitutes part of the content expressed or made available by third parties on the 24hourstutor Web site are those of the respective authors or producers and not of 24hourstutor, or its shareholders, directors, officers, or employees. Under no circumstances shall 24hourstutor, or its shareholders, directors, officers, directors, or employees be held liable for any loss or damage caused by your reliance on information obtained through the 24hourstutor Web site. It is your responsibility to evaluate the information, opinion, advice, or other content available through the 24hourstutor Web site.
Use of Information Submitted
24hourstutor, Inc., is free to use any comments, information, ideas, concepts, reviews, or techniques or any other material contained in any communication you may send to 24hourstutor ("Content"), including, without limitation, responses to questionnaires or through postings to the 24hourstutor Web site without further compensation, acknowledgement or payment to you for any purpose whatsoever including, but not limited to, developing, manufacturing and marketing products and creating, modifying or improving the 24hourstutor Web site or other Web sites. Furthermore, by posting any Content on our site, submitting Content to us, or in responding to questionnaires, you grant us a perpetual, non-exclusive, royalty-free irrevocable license and right to display, use, reproduce or modify the Content submitted in any media, software or technology of any kind now existing or developed in the future. Please note 24hourstutor does not accept unsolicited materials or ideas for use or publication, and is not responsible for the similarity of any of its content or programming in any media to materials or ideas transmitted to 24hourstutor. Should you send any unsolicited materials or ideas, you do so with the understanding no additional consideration of any sort will be provided to you, and you are waiving any claim against 24hourstutor and its affiliates regarding the use of such materials and ideas, even if material or an idea is used that is substantially similar to the idea you sent.
Transactions with Tutors
Tutors in our database have not been screened. 24hourstutor.com is not responsible for the accuracy or legitimacy of the information provided by registered tutors. 24hourstutor.com can neither confirm nor deny the validity of the information associated with each registered tutor.
Any opinions, advice, statements, services or other information that that is provided to you by a tutor is only that of the tutor and not of 24hourstutor.com, or its shareholders, directors, officers, or employees. Under no circumstances shall 24hourstutor.com or its shareholders, directors, officers, directors, or employees be held liable for any loss or damage caused by your reliance on information obtained from a tutor. It is your responsibility to evaluate any information, opinion, statements, services or advice provided by the tutor.
If you have a dispute of any kind with one or more tutors, you release us (and our officers, directors, agents, subsidiaries, joint ventures and employees) from claims, demands and damages (actual and consequential) of every kind and nature, known and unknown, arising out of or in any way connected with such disputes.
From time to time, we test various aspects of our service, including service levels, plans, promotions and pricing, and we reserve the right to include you in or exclude you from these tests without notice.
By using the 24hourstutor service, you consent to receiving electronic communications from 24hourstutor. These communications will include notices about your account (e.g., shipping and receiving e-mails and other transactional information) and information concerning or related to our service, such as featured content or other announcements, or offerings. These communications are part of your relationship with 24hourstutor and you receive them as part of the 24hourstutor subscription. You agree that any notice, agreements, disclosure or other communications that we send to you electronically will satisfy any legal communication requirements, including that such communications be in writing. Conduct You may only access the site and use the Company Content and the Services for lawful purposes. You are solely responsible for the knowledge of and adherence to any and all laws, rules, and regulations pertaining to your use of the Services. You agree that you will not in any way: (i) interfere with the ability of others to access or use the Services; (ii) disrupt the normal flow of communication or otherwise act in a manner that negatively affects other users' ability to use the site or the Services; (iii) claim a relationship with or to speak for any individual, business, association, institution, or other organization for which you are not authorized to claim such a relationship; or (vi) interfere with or disrupt the Services or servers or networks connected to the Services, or disobey any requirements, procedures, policies, or regulations of networks connected to the Services. You agree that you will treat the tutors with respect and not use obscenities in the classroom, make threats, or discuss matters other than those directly related to the academic subject for which you seek help. You agree that you will not solicit any personal information from any tutor, and agree that if any tutor ever discloses such information to you, asks you for any personal information, or suggests any offline meeting or conversation, you agree to immediately report this to us by phone and in writing.
The following acts are examples of unacceptable behaviour and in the event of such or similar behaviour occurring, 24hourstutor.com reserves the right to terminate the contract:
The student shall not deliberately introduce or attempt to introduce electronic viruses into the teacher's computer.
The student shall not attempt to 'hack' the teacher's computer.
The student shall not divulge the teacher's email address or supply any personal information about the teacher to any third party.
The student shall not forward 'junk mail' or any sexually, verbally or politically offensive or threatening material to the teacher.
The student shall not 'save' their correspondence to and from the teacher with a view to copying, showing or publishing such information in any way to any third parties other than the student's parents (where the student is a minor).
Copyright of the material provided by 24hourstutor.com rests with 24hourstutor.com.
Limitations on Use
You must be 18 years of age or older to subscribe to the 24hourstutor service. While individuals under the age of 18 may utilize the service, they may do so only with the involvement of a parent or legal guardian. Unless otherwise specified, the content on the 24hourstutor Web site is for your personal and non-commercial use and we grant you a limited license to access the 24hourstutor Web site for that purpose. You may not download (other than through page caching necessary for personal use), modify, copy, distribute, transmit, display, perform, reproduce, duplicate, publish, license, create derivative works from, or offer for sale any information contained on, or obtained from, the 24hourstutor Web site without our express written consent. 24hourstutor does not promote, foster or condone the copying of copyrighted material or any other infringing activity. Any unauthorized use of the 24hourstutor Web site or its contents will terminate the limited license granted by us.
Right to Terminate
We reserve the right to terminate or restrict your use of our service, without notice, for any or no reason whatsoever.
Some of the hyperlinks and banners on the 24hourstutor Web site may lead to other Web sites that are not controlled by, or affiliated with, 24hourstutor. In addition, other Web sites may link to the 24hourstutor Web site. 24hourstutor has not reviewed these Web sites and is not responsible for the content or privacy policies of these Web sites.
Claims of Copyright Infringement
It is the policy of 24hourstutor to respect the intellectual property rights of others. 24hourstutor does not promote, foster or condone the copying of copyrighted material or any other infringing activity. If you believe your work has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, are aware of any infringing material on the 24hourstutor Web site, or know of someone who is making unauthorized use of the content of the 24hourstutor Web site, please notify us of your concern by submitting a written notice to us at the following address:
C - 248, Sector 63,
Attention; general counsel:
Your notice must be signed and contain the following: (i) A physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright interest; (ii) Identification of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed;
(iii) Identification of the material on the 24hourstutor Web site that is claimed to be infringing, and information reasonably sufficient to permit us to locate the material;
(iv) Information reasonably sufficient to permit us to contact you, such as your address, telephone number, and, if available, your e-mail address;
(v) A statement that you have a good faith belief that use of the material in the manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law;
(vi) A statement that the above information is accurate, and under penalty of perjury, that you are, or are authorized to act on behalf of, the owner of the copyright that is allegedly infringed.
Disclaimer of Warranty; Limitations
THE COMPANY CONTENT, THE SITE, THE SERVICES AND EACH PORTION THEREOF ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT POSSIBLE PURSUANT TO APPLICABLE LAW, WE DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, WITH RESPECT TO THE SITE, THE COMPANY CONTENT, THE SERVICES AND EACH PORTION THEREOF, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, NON-INFRINGEMENT OR OTHER VIOLATION OF RIGHTS. WE DO NOT WARRANT OR MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS REGARDING THE USE, VALIDITY, ACCURACY, OR RELIABILITY OF, OR THE RESULTS OF THE USE OF, OR OTHERWISE RESPECTING, THE COMPANY CONTENT, THE SITE, THE SERVICES, EACH PORTION THEREOF OR ANY THIRD PARTY SITES. UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, NEGLIGENCE, SHALL WE OR THIRD PARTIES BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, LOSS OF DATA OR PROFIT, ARISING OUT OF THE USE, OR THE INABILITY TO USE, THE COMPANY CONTENT, THE SITE, THE SERVICES OR ANY PORTION THEREOF, EVEN IF WE OR OUR AUTHORIZED REPRESENTATIVE HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. IF YOUR USE OF THE SITE, THE COMPANY CONTENT, THE SERVICES OR ANY PORTION THEREOF RESULTS IN THE NEED FOR SERVICING, REPAIR OR CORRECTION OF EQUIPMENT OR DATE, YOU ASSUME ANY COSTS THEREOF. SOME STATES DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. NEITHER WE, NOR THIRD PARTIES WARRANT THE ACCURACY OR COMPLETENESS OF THE INFORMATION, TEXT, GRAPHICS, LINKS OR OTHER ITEMS CONTAINED IN THE COMPANY CONTENT, THE SITE, THE SERVICES OR ANY PORTION THEREOF OR IN ANY REPORTS OF VERIFICATION SERVICES. YOU AGREE NOT TO HOLD US (OR OUR AGENTS, EMPLOYEES OR TUTORS) LIABLE FOR ANY INSTRUCTION, ADVICE OR SERVICES DELIVERED WHICH ORIGINATED THROUGH THE SITE, THROUGH ANY VERIFICATION SERVICE OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE COMPANY CONTENT, THE SERVICES OR ANY PORTION THEREOF.
You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless us, and our affiliates, officers, directors, agents, partners, employees, licensors, representatives and third party providers (including our affiliates' respective officers, directors, agents, partners, employees, licensors, representatives, and third party providers), from and against all losses, expenses, damages, costs, claims and demands, including reasonable attorney's fees and related costs and expenses, due to or arising out of any User Content you submit, post to, email, or otherwise transmit to us or through the Services, your use of the Services, the Company Content or any portion thereof, your connection to the Services, or your breach of these Terms. We reserve the right, at our own expense, to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter otherwise subject to indemnification by you, and in such case, you agree to fully cooperate with such defense and in asserting any available defenses. Modifications to the Service We may add, change or eliminate features, pricing, nomenclature and other aspects of the Services and make other changes at any time and these Terms will continue to apply to the Services as modified. We reserve the right at any time and from time to time to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, the site or the Services (or any part thereof) with or without notice. You agree that we will not be liable to you or to any third party for any such modification, suspension, or discontinuance of the site or the Services. General These Terms and any policies applicable to you posted on the site constitute the entire agreement between the parties with respect to the subject matter hereof, and supersede all previous written or oral agreements between the parties with respect to such subject matter. All rights not expressly granted herein are expressly reserved. These Terms shall inure to our benefit and to the benefit of our agents, licensors, licensees, successors, and assigns. If any provision of these Terms is found to be illegal or unenforceable, these Terms will be deemed curtailed to the extent necessary to make the Terms legal and enforceable and will remain, as modified, in full force and effect. Any notice or other communication to be given hereunder will be in writing and given by facsimile, postpaid registered or certified mail return receipt requested, or electronic mail. Nothing in these Terms shall be construed as making either party the partner, joint venture, agent, legal representative, employer, contractor or employee of the other. Neither party shall have, or hold itself out to any third party as having, any authority to make any statements, representations or commitments of any kind, or to take any action that shall be binding on the other except as provided for herein or authorized in writing by the party to be bound.