Terms of Service

WELCOME TO TOUR GUIDE CENTRAL

Please read these Terms of Service (the “TOS”) and the Tour Guide Central Privacy Policy and Honor Code prior to registering for Tour Guide Central or using any portion of the Tour Guide Central website (the “Site,” which consists of all content and pages located within Tour Guide Central, including accessing any course material, chat rooms, or other electronic services. These TOS hereinafter referred to, collectively, as the “Agreements”) between you and Tour Guide Central. By using the Site, you accept and agree to be legally bound by the Agreements, whether or not you are a registered user on the Site.

Tour Guide Central reserves the right to modify these TOS at any time without any advanced notice to you. Any changes to these TOS will be effective immediately upon posting on this page or on any other section of the Site. By accessing the Site after any changes have been made, you signify your agreement to the modified TOS and all of the changes contained therein.

Be sure to return to this page periodically to ensure familiarity with the most current version of these TOS.

RULES FOR ONLINE CONDUCT

You agree that you are fully responsible for your own use of the Site and for your user postings, which shall include all content submitted, posted, published or distributed on the Site by you or by other users of the Site, including but not limited to all forum posts, wiki edits, notes, questions, comments, videos and file uploads (the “User Postings”). You agree that you will use the Site in compliance with the Agreements and all applicable local, national and international laws, rules and regulations, including copyright laws, and any laws regarding the transmission of technical data exported from your country of residence.As a condition of your use of the services offered by Tour Guide Central on the Site, you hereby undertake that you will not use the Site in any manner intended to damage, disable, overburden or impair any Tour Guide Central server or the network(s) connected to any Tour Guide Central server or to interfere with any third party’s use and enjoyment of the Site. You may not attempt to gain unauthorized access to the Site, other accounts, computer systems or networks connected to any Tour Guide Central server through hacking, password mining or any other means. You may not obtain or attempt to obtain any materials or information stored on the Site, its servers or associated computers through any means not intentionally made available through the Site.

THE FOLLOWING LIST OF ITEMS IS STRICTLY PROHIBITED ON THE SITE :

  • Content that defames, harasses or threatens others;
  • Content that discusses illegal activities;
  • Content that infringes a third party’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
  • Content that contains intentionally inaccurate information or that is posted with the intent of misleading others.

Furthermore, you agree not to scrape, or otherwise download in bulk, any Site content, including but not limited to a list or directory of users on the system, on-line textbooks, User Postings or user information. You agree not to misrepresent or attempt to misrepresent your identity while using the Site.

Any violation of the above list of prohibitions shall entitle Tour Guide Central to terminate your use, access and/or participation to the Site without prior notice.

USER ACCOUNTS AND AUTHORITY

In order to participate fully in the activities and services offered by Tour Guide Central on the Site, you must provide your name, an email address and a user password in order to create a user account (the “User Account”). 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 address). 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.

We care about the confidentiality and security of your personal information. Please see our Privacy Policy for more information about what information Tour Guide Central may collect about you and how Tour Guide Central uses that information. By accessing the Site, you signify that you consent to the collection and use of your information by Tour Guide Central. YOUR RIGHT TO USE CONTENT ON THE SITE

Unless otherwise expressly stated on the Site, the texts, exams, videos, images and other instructional materials provided with the Courses offered on the Site are for your personal use in connection with those Courses only.

Certain reference documents, digital textbooks, articles and other information on the 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 this Site you hereby undertake to abide by all such rules and conditions.

USER POSTINGS

User Postings Representations and Warranties: Notwithstanding the list of items strictly prohibited on the Site as highlighted above, by submitting or distributing your User Postings, you affirm, represent and warrant (i) that you have the necessary rights, licenses, consents and/or permissions to reproduce and publish the User Postings onto the Site and to authorize Tour Guide Central 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 under these TOS, and (ii) 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 Tour Guide Central, are solely responsible for your User Postings and the consequences of posting or publishing them onto the Site.

License Grant to Tour Guide Central: By submitting or distributing your User Postings, you hereby grant to Tour Guide Central 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, re-distribute, 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).

License Grant to the Users: By submitting or distributing your User Postings, you hereby grant to each user of the Site (the “User(s)”) a non-exclusive license to access and use your User Postings in connection with their use of the Site for their own personal purposes.

CERTIFICATES, ETC.

The Institutions providing the Courses on the Site may offer a certificate of completion or other acknowledgment (the “Certificate”) for students who, in their judgment, have satisfactorily demonstrated mastery of the relevant Course material. The Certificates will be issued by Tour Guide Central under the name of the relevant Institution from where the Course originated. The decision as to whether a Certificate will be awarded to a student who completed the Course will be solely within the discretion of the awarding Institution. Tour Guide Central and/or the Institutions providing the Courses on the Site may, up to their sole discretion, choose not to offer a Certificate in relation to some Courses.

No Other Enrollment: When you take any course through Tour Guide Central on the Site, you will not be an applicant for admission to, or enrolled in, any degree program in any of the authoring Institutions as a result of registering for or completing a course provided by such institution through Tour Guide Central on the Site. You will not be entitled to use any of the resources of the Institution beyond the courses provided on the Site, nor will you be eligible to receive student privileges or benefits provided to students enrolled in degree programs of the Institutions.

TRADEMARKS

Use of Tour Guide Central, other participating Institutions Names, and Trademarks : The “Tour Guide Central” name and logo are trademarks of Tour Guide Central. Likewise, the names, logos, and seals of the other participating Institutions are trademarks owned by the respective Institution. You may not use any of Tour Guide Central’s trademarks or any of the Institutions’ trademarks, or any variations thereof, without the relevant owner’s prior written consent. You may not use any of the Institutions’ trademarks, or any variations thereof, for promotional purposes, or in any way that deliberately or inadvertently claims, suggests or, in the Institutions’ sole judgment, gives the appearance or impression of a relationship with or endorsement by these Institutions.

All Trademarks not owned by Tour Guide Central, or the other participating Institutions that appear on the Site or on or through the services made available on or through the Site, if any, are the sole property of their respective owners.

Nothing contained on the Site should be construed as granting, by implication, estoppel or otherwise, any license or right to use any trademark displayed on the Site without the written permission of the owner of the relevant trademark.

DISCLAIMERS OF WARRANTY / LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITIES

The site and any Information, content or services made available on or through the 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.

Tour Guide Central and the Tour Guide Central Participants ( As Defined Here under ) Do not warrant that the site will operate in an uninterrupted or error-free manner, that the site is free of viruses or other harmful components, or that the courses or content provided will meet your needs or expectations. Tour Guide Central and the Tour Guide Central participants also make no warrantry about the accuracy, completeness, timeliness, or quality of the site or any courses or content, or that any particular courses or content will continue to be made available. The ” Tour Guide Central Participants ”

Use of the site, and the content and services obtained from or through the site is as your own risk. your access to or download of information, materials or data throught the site or any reference sites is at your own discretion and risk, and you will be solely responsible for any damage to your property ( Including your computer sytem ) or loss of data that results from the download or use of such material or data, Unless otherwise expressly provided for in the Tour Guide Central Privacy Policy.

User Postings Disclaimer : You understand that when using the Site you will be exposed to User Postings from a variety of sources and that neither Tour Guide Central nor the Tour Guide Central 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 Tour Guide Central or any of the Tour Guide Central Participants with respect thereto. Neither Tour Guide Central nor any of the Tour Guide Central Participants endorse any User Postings or any opinion, recommendation or advice expressed therein. Neither Tour Guide Central nor any of the Tour Guide Central Participants have any obligation to monitor any User Postings or any other user communications through the site.

However, Tour Guide Central 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 Tour Guide Central Participants to do so at any time and for any reason. Without limiting the foregoing, upon receiving notice from a user or a content owner that a User Posting allegedly does not conform with these TOS, Tour Guide Central may investigate the allegation and determine, in its sole discretion, whether to edit or remove, in whole or in part, the non-conforming User Posting and at any time it chooses, without warning.

Links to Other Sites : The Site may include hyperlinks to other sites, maintained or controlled by others. Tour Guide Central and the Tour Guide Central Participants are not responsible for and do not routinely screen, approve, review or endorse the contents of or use of any of the products or services that may be offered at these other sites. If you decide to access linked third-party sites, you do so at your own risk.

To the fullest extent permitted by the applicable law, you agree that neither Tour Guide Central nor nay of the Tour Guide Central Participants wil be Liable to you for nay loss or Damages, Either actual or consequential, Arising out of or relating to these Tos’s, or your ( or any third party’s ) Use of or inability to use the site, or your placement of content on the site, or your reliance upon information obtained from or through the site, whether your claim is based in contract, Tort, Satutory or other Law.

In particualr, to the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, neither tour guide central nor any of the Tour Guide Central Participants will have any liability for any consequential, Indirect, Punitive, Special, Exemplary or incidental Damages, Whether for eseeable or Unforeseeable and whether or not tour guide central or any of the tour guide central participants has been negligant 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 )

INDEMNIFICATION

You agree to defend, hold harmless and indemnify Tour Guide Central and the Tour Guide Central 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 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, Tour Guide Central or one of the Tour Guide Central Participants may, in their sole discretion, provide you with written or oral notice of such claim, suit or action.

MISCELLANEOUS

Termination Rights; Discontinuation of Courses and Content : You agree that Tour Guide Central, in its sole discretion, may terminate your use of the Site or your participation in it, for any reason or no reason, upon serving notice to you to the effect. It is Tour Guide Central’s policy to terminate, in circumstances it deems appropriate, users of the Site who are repeat copyright infringers. Tour Guide Central and the Tour Guide Central Participants reserve the right at any time in their sole discretion to cancel, delay, reschedule or alter the format of any Course offered through Tour Guide Central, or to cease providing any part or all of the Site content or related services, and you agree that neither Tour Guide Central nor any of the Tour Guide Central Participants will have any liability to you for such an action. If you no longer desire to participate in the 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 Site, but the other provisions of these TOS will survive any such termination.

Entire Agreement : These TOS, the Honor Code, and the Privacy Policy together constitute the entire agreement between you and Tour Guide Central with respect to your use of the Site, superseding any prior agreements between you and Tour Guide Central regarding your use of the Site.

Waiver and Severability of TOS : The failure of Tour Guide Central to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these TOS shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. If any provision of these TOS is found by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, the parties to the TOS nevertheless agree that the court should endeavor to give effect to the parties’ intentions as reflected in the provision; the other provisions of these TOS shall remain in full force and effect.

Choice of Law/Forum Selection : You agree that these TOS and any claim or dispute arising out of or relating to these TOS or any content or service obtained from or through the Site will be governed by the laws applicable in the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan. You agree that all such claims and disputes will be heard and resolved exclusively in the Courts of Central Amman (the Palace of Justice).You consent to the personal jurisdiction of the said courts over you for this purpose, and you waive and agree not to assert any objection to such proceedings in said courts (including any defense or objection of lack of proper jurisdiction or venue or inconvenience of forum).

Effective Date : March 1st 2018

I accept the Terms of Service stated above.