Pintegrated Academy reserves the right to modify these TOS at any time without advance notice. Any changes to these TOS will be effective immediately upon posting on this page, with an updated effective date. By accessing the Pintegrated Academy Site after any changes have been made, you signify your agreement on a prospective basis to the modified TOS and all of the changes. Be sure to return to this page periodically to ensure familiarity with the most current version of these TOS.
Any version of these TOS in a language other than English is provided for convenience and you understand and agree that the English language version will control if there is any conflict.
These TOS are organized as follows:
- Rules for online conduct
- Strictly prohibited items
- User accounts
- Your right to use content on the Pintegrated Academy Site
- User postings
- Certificates and other products & services
- Digital Millennium Copyright Act
- Disclaimers of Warranty / Limitations of Liabilities
- Additional Terms
Rules for Online Conduct
You agree that you are responsible for your own use of the Pintegrated Academy Site and for your User Postings. “User Postings” means all content submitted, posted, published, or distributed on the Pintegrated Academy Site by you or other users of the Pintegrated Academy Site, including but not limited to all forum posts, wiki edits, notes, questions, comments, videos, and file uploads. You agree that you will use the Pintegrated Academy Site in compliance with these Agreements, and all applicable local, state, national and international laws, rules and regulations, including copyright laws, any laws regarding the transmission of technical data exported from your country of residence, and all export control laws of the Netherlands.
As a condition of your use of the Pintegrated Academy Site, you will not use the Pintegrated Academy Site in any manner intended to damage, disable, overburden, or impair any Pintegrated Academy server or the network(s) connected to any Pintegrated Academy server or to interfere with any other party’s use and enjoyment of the Pintegrated Academy Site. You may not attempt to gain unauthorized access to the Pintegrated Academy Site, other accounts, computer systems, or networks connected to any Pintegrated Academy server through hacking, password mining, or any other means. You may not obtain or attempt to obtain any materials or information stored on the Pintegrated Academy Site, its servers, or associated computers through any means not intentionally made available through the Pintegrated Academy Site. If you are a registered user, you will not share your password or let anyone else access or compromise your account.
Furthermore, you agree not to scrape, or otherwise download in bulk, any Pintegrated Academy Site content, including but not limited to a list or directory of users on the system, User Postings or user information, online textbooks, course materials, or trademarks and logos. You agree not to misrepresent or attempt to misrepresent your identity while using the Pintegrated Academy Site.
Strictly Prohibited Items
THE FOLLOWING ITEMS ARE STRICTLY PROHIBITED ON THE PINTEGRATED ACADEMY SITE:
- Content that defames, harasses or threatens others;
- Content that discusses illegal activities with the intent to commit them;
- Content that infringes another’s intellectual property, including, but not limited to, copyrights or trademarks;
- Profane, pornographic, obscene, indecent or unlawful content;
- Advertising or any form of commercial solicitation;
- Content related to partisan political activities;
- Viruses, trojan horses, worms, time bombs, corrupted files, malware, spyware, or any other similar software that may damage the operation of another’s computer or property; and
- Content that contains intentionally inaccurate information or that is posted with the intent of misleading others (this list, collectively, “Strictly Prohibited Items”).
You may not submit, post, publish, share, or otherwise distribute any of the above Strictly Prohibited Items on or via the Pintegrated Academy Site.
In order to create a user account, you must provide your full name, an email address, your country or region of residence, a public username, and a user password. You agree that you will never divulge or share access or access information for your user account with any third party for any reason. In setting up your user account, you may be prompted to enter additional optional information (e.g., your year of birth). You represent that all information provided by you is accurate and current. You agree to maintain and update your information to keep it accurate and current.
Your Right to use Content on the Pintegrated Academy Site
Unless indicated as being in the public domain, the content on the Pintegrated Academy Site is protected by The Netherlands and foreign copyright laws. Unless otherwise expressly stated on the Pintegrated Academy Site, the texts, exams, video, images, and other instructional materials provided with the courses and programs offered on the Pintegrated Academy Site are for your personal use in connection with those courses and programs only. Certain reference documents, digital textbooks, articles, and other information on the Pintegrated Academy Site are used with the permission of third parties, and use of that information is subject to certain rules and conditions, which will be posted along with the information. By using the Pintegrated Academy Site, you agree to abide by all such rules and conditions. You agree to retain all copyright and other notices on any content you obtain from the Pintegrated Academy Site. All rights in the Pintegrated Academy Site and its content, if not expressly granted, are reserved.
Use for Personalization and Pedagogical Improvements.
User Postings Representations and Warranties.
By submitting or distributing your User Postings, you affirm, represent, and warrant (1) that you have the necessary rights, licenses, consents, and/or permissions to reproduce and publish the User Postings and to authorize Pintegrated Academy and its users to reproduce, modify, publish, and otherwise use and distribute your User Postings in a manner consistent with the licenses granted by you below, and (2) that neither your submission of your User Postings nor the exercise of the licenses granted below will infringe or violate the rights of any third party. You, and not Pintegrated Academy, are solely responsible for your User Postings and the consequences of posting or publishing them.
License Grant to Pintegrated Academy and the Members.
By submitting or distributing your User Postings, you hereby grant to Pintegrated Academy and the Members (as described below) a worldwide, non-exclusive, transferable, assignable, sub licensable, fully paid-up, royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to host, transfer, display, perform, reproduce, modify, distribute, redistribute, relicense, and otherwise use, make available, and exploit your User Postings, in whole or in part, in any form and in any media formats and through any media channels (now known or hereafter developed).
CERTIFICATES AND OTHER PRODUCTS & SERVICES
Pintegrated Academy and the Members may offer Verified Certificates of Competence for courses (a “Verified Certificate”) or certificates for programs for learners who, in the Members’ judgment, have satisfactorily demonstrated mastery of the course or program material. Certificates will be issued by Pintegrated Academy under the name of the underlying Member(s) from where the course or program originated. The decision whether a certificate will be awarded to a given learner will be solely within the discretion of the awarding Member.
- Government or State-issued driver’s license
- a Dutch passport or a passport or identity card of a country belonging to the EU or the EEA
- a Dutch identity card;
- a refugee travel document issued by the Dutch authorities;
- an alien’s travel document issued by the Dutch authorities;
In order to be accepted by Pintegrated Academy, your photo ID must:
- Contain your full name exactly (excluding hyphens, accents, and spaces);
- Contain a relatively current photograph of yourself;
- Be an original document; photocopied documents cannot be accepted; and
- Be current and valid; expired documents cannot be accepted.
- Any unnecessary information on the document must be crossed out.
Unfortunately, if you do not possess a photo ID meeting the criteria described above, Pintegrated Academy is unable to provide you with a Verified Certificate at this time.
Certificates and other purchases on the Pintegrated Academy Site may be eligible for a refund for a period of time (in each case, the “Refund Period”). The applicable Refund Period for some products and services are described below. To receive a refund during the Refund Period, simply contact us.
- Verified Certificate Track:
To receive a refund with respect to your enrollment in the verified certificate track of a course, you have a period of 14 days after your payment.
- Professional Education Courses:
To receive a refund with respect to your enrollment in a Professional Education course, you have a period of 1 day after your payment to unenroll from the course by clicking on the unenroll link on the learner dashboard.
For more information about refund options please contact us.
No Other Enrollment.
Solely as a result of enrolling in or completing a course or program provided by a Member through Pintegrated Academy: (1) you will not be an applicant for admission to, or enrolled in, any degree or other credit- or credential-bearing program of such Member; and (2) you will not be entitled to use any of the resources of such Member beyond the online courses or programs provided on the Pintegrated Academy Site and will not be eligible to receive student privileges or benefits provided to students enrolled in degree or other credit- or credential-bearing programs of the Member.
Use of Pintegrated Academy, and Other Member Names, Trademarks, and Service Marks.
The “Pintegrated Academy,” names, logos and seals are trademarks (“Trademarks”) of the respective entities. Likewise, the names, logos, and seals of the other Members are Trademarks owned by the respective Member. You may not use any of these Trademarks, or any variations thereof, without the owner’s prior written consent. You may not use any of these Trademarks, or any variations thereof, for promotional purposes, or in any way that deliberately or inadvertently claims, suggests or, in the owner’s sole judgment, gives the appearance or impression of a relationship with or endorsement by the owner.
All Trademarks not owned by Pintegrated Academy or the Members that appear on the Pintegrated Academy Site or on or through the services made available on or through the Pintegrated Academy Site, if any, are the property of their respective owners.
Nothing contained on the Pintegrated Academy Site should be construed as granting, by implication, estoppel, or otherwise, any license or right to use any Trademark displayed on the Pintegrated Academy Site without the written permission of the owner of the applicable Trademark.
Disclaimers of Warranty / Limitations of Liabilities
THE PINTEGRATED ACADEMY SITE AND ANY INFORMATION, CONTENT OR SERVICES MADE AVAILABLE ON OR THROUGH THE PINTEGRATED ACADEMY SITE ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND (EXPRESS, IMPLIED OR OTHERWISE), INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT, EXCEPT INSOFAR AS ANY SUCH IMPLIED WARRANTIES MAY NOT BE DISCLAIMED UNDER APPLICABLE LAW.
PINTEGRATED ACADEMY AND THE PINTEGRATED ACADEMY PARTICIPANTS (AS DEFINED BELOW) DO NOT WARRANT THAT THE PINTEGRATED ACADEMY SITE WILL OPERATE IN AN UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE MANNER, THAT THE PINTEGRATED ACADEMY SITE IS FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS, OR THAT THE COURSES OR CONTENT PROVIDED WILL MEET YOUR NEEDS OR EXPECTATIONS. PINTEGRATED ACADEMY AND THE PINTEGRATED ACADEMY PARTICIPANTS ALSO MAKE NO WARRANTY ABOUT THE ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS, TIMELINESS, OR QUALITY OF THE PINTEGRATED ACADEMY SITE OR ANY COURSES OR CONTENT, OR THAT ANY PARTICULAR COURSES OR CONTENT WILL CONTINUE TO BE MADE AVAILABLE. “PINTEGRATED ACADEMY PARTICIPANTS” MEANS THE OTHER MEMBERS, THE ENTITIES PROVIDING INFORMATION, CONTENT, OR SERVICES FOR THE PINTEGRATED ACADEMY SITE, THE COURSE INSTRUCTORS, AND THEIR STAFFS.
User Postings Disclaimer.
You understand that when using the Pintegrated Academy Site you will be exposed to User Postings from a variety of sources and that neither Pintegrated Academy nor the Pintegrated Academy Participants are responsible for the accuracy, usefulness, reliability or intellectual property rights of or relating to such User Postings. You further understand and acknowledge that you may be exposed to User Postings that are inaccurate, offensive, defamatory, indecent or objectionable and you agree to waive, and hereby do waive, any legal or equitable rights or remedies you have or may have against Pintegrated Academy or any of the Pintegrated Academy Participants with respect thereto. Neither Pintegrated Academy nor any of the Pintegrated Academy Participants endorse any User Postings or any opinion, recommendation or advice expressed therein. Neither Pintegrated Academy nor any of the Pintegrated Academy Participants have any obligation to monitor any User Postings or any other user communications through the Pintegrated Academy Site.
However, Pintegrated Academy reserves the right to review User Postings and to exercise its sole discretion to edit or remove, in whole or in part, any User Posting at any time and for any reason, or to allow the Pintegrated Academy Participants to do so. Without limiting the foregoing, upon receiving notice from a user or a content owner that a User Posting allegedly does not conform to these TOS, Pintegrated Academy may investigate the allegation and determine in its sole discretion whether to remove the User Posting, which it reserves the right to do at any time and without notice.
Third-Party Services; Links to Other Websites.
TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, YOU AGREE THAT NEITHER PINTEGRATED ACADEMY NOR ANY OF THE PINTEGRATED ACADEMY PARTICIPANTS WILL BE LIABLE TO YOU FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGES, EITHER ACTUAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL, ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING TO THESE TERMS OF SERVICE, OR YOUR (OR ANY THIRD PARTY’S) USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE THE PINTEGRATED ACADEMY SITE, OR YOUR PLACEMENT OF CONTENT ON THE PINTEGRATED ACADEMY SITE, OR YOUR RELIANCE UPON INFORMATION OBTAINED FROM OR THROUGH THE PINTEGRATED ACADEMY SITE, WHETHER YOUR CLAIM IS BASED IN CONTRACT, TORT, STATUTORY OR OTHER LAW.
IN PARTICULAR, TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, NEITHER PINTEGRATED ACADEMY NOR ANY OF THE PINTEGRATED ACADEMY PARTICIPANTS WILL HAVE ANY LIABILITY FOR ANY CONSEQUENTIAL, INDIRECT, PUNITIVE, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY, OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES, WHETHER FORESEEABLE OR UNFORESEEABLE AND WHETHER OR NOT PINTEGRATED ACADEMY OR ANY OF THE PINTEGRATED ACADEMY PARTICIPANTS HAS BEEN NEGLIGENT OR OTHERWISE AT FAULT (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, CLAIMS FOR DEFAMATION, ERRORS, LOSS OF PROFITS, LOSS OF DATA, OR INTERRUPTION IN AVAILABILITY OF DATA).
CERTAIN STATE LAWS DO NOT ALLOW LIMITATIONS ON IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF CERTAIN DAMAGES. IF THESE LAWS APPLY TO YOU, SOME OR ALL OF THE ABOVE DISCLAIMERS, EXCLUSIONS, OR LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU, AND YOU MIGHT HAVE ADDITIONAL RIGHTS.
You agree to defend, hold harmless, and indemnify Pintegrated Academy and the Pintegrated Academy Participants, and their respective subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, faculty, students, fellows, governing board members, agents and employees from and against any third-party claims, actions, or demands arising out of, resulting from or in any way related to your use of the Pintegrated Academy Site, including any liability or expense arising from any and all claims, losses, damages (actual and consequential), suits, judgments, litigation costs, and attorneys’ fees, of every kind and nature. In such a case, Pintegrated Academy or the applicable Pintegrated Academy Participant will provide you with written notice of such claim, suit, or action.
Termination Rights; Discontinuation of Courses and Content.
You agree that Pintegrated Academy, in its sole discretion, may terminate your use of the Pintegrated Academy Site or your participation in it, for any reason or no reason, upon notice to you. It is Pintegrated Academy’s policy to terminate in appropriate circumstances the accounts of users of the Pintegrated Academy Site who are repeat copyright infringers. Pintegrated Academy and the Pintegrated Academy Participants reserve the right at any time in their sole discretion to cancel, delay, reschedule or alter the format of any course offered through Pintegrated Academy, or to cease providing any part or all of the Pintegrated Academy Site content or related services, and you agree that neither Pintegrated Academy nor any of the Pintegrated Academy Participants will have any liability to you for such an action. If you no longer desire to participate in the Pintegrated Academy Site, you may terminate your participation at any time. The rights granted to you hereunder will terminate upon any termination of your right to use the Pintegrated Academy Site, but the other provisions of the Agreements will survive any such termination.
The Agreements constitute the entire agreement between you and Pintegrated Academy with respect to your use of the Pintegrated Academy Site, superseding any prior agreements between you and Pintegrated Academy regarding your use of the Pintegrated Academy Site.
Waiver and Severability.
The failure of Pintegrated Academy to exercise or enforce any right or provision of the Agreements shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. If any provision of the Agreements is found by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, the parties nevertheless agree that the court should endeavor to give effect to the parties’ intentions as reflected in the provision and the other provisions of the Agreements shall remain in full force and effect.
Choice of Law/Forum Selection.
You agree that the Agreements and any claim or dispute arising out of or relating to the Agreements or any content or service obtained from or through the Pintegrated Academy Site will be governed by the laws of the Netherlands. You agree that all such claims and disputes will be heard and resolved exclusively in the Netherlands. You consent to the personal jurisdiction of the Dutch courts over you for this purpose, and you waive and agree not to assert any objection to such proceedings in those courts (including any defense or objection of lack of proper jurisdiction or venue or inconvenience of forum).
January 4, 2021.