APSPARKS - Terms and Conditions
APSPARKS Terms and Conditions
APSPARKS (“APSPARKS”, “we”, “us” or “our”), owns and operates web site properties located at apsparks.com (https://apsparks.com) and elsewhere on the Internet (collectively referred to as the “Sites”), and provides access to videos, teaching supplements, and other educational content (the Sites, together with any other products and services provided by APSPARKS are collectively referred to as our “Services”).
These Terms of Service (“Terms”) apply to your access to, and use of, our Services. By accessing or using our Services you agree to these Terms. If you do not agree to these Terms, including the mandatory arbitration provision and class action waiver in Section 17, do not access or use our Services. If you have any questions about these Terms or our Services, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
1.1 You must be at least 18 years of age to access or use our Services. If you are under 18 years of age (or the age of legal majority where you live), you may only access or use our Services under the supervision of a parent or legal guardian who agrees to be bound by these Terms. If you are a parent or legal guardian of a user under the age of 18 (or the age of legal majority), you agree to be fully responsible for the acts or omissions of such user in connection with our Services.
1.2 If you are accessing or using our Services on behalf of another person or entity, you represent that you are authorized to accept these Terms on that person or entity’s behalf and that the person or entity agrees to be responsible to us if you or the other person or entity violates these Terms.
2. User Accounts and Account Security
2.1 You need to register for an account to access some or all of our Services. For example, you must be a registered member to watch the videos, download supporting materials, and use the notes feature on our website. If you register for an account, you must provide accurate account information and promptly update this information if it changes.
2.2 You are responsible for all activity that occurs under your account, including any activity by unauthorized users. You must not allow others to use your account. You must safeguard the confidentiality of your password. If you are using a computer to which others have access, then you must log out of your account after using the Service. If you become aware of any unauthorized access to your account, you must change your password and notify us immediately. You may be liable for any loss or damages of APSPARKS or others due to unauthorized use of your account.
Your APSPARKS membership will continue month-to-month until terminated. To use the APSPARKS service you must have Internet access and a APSPARKS ready device, and provide a current, valid, accepted method of payment, which you may update from time to time (“Payment Method”). Unless you cancel your membership before your next billing date, you authorize us to charge your next membership fee to your Payment Method (see “Cancellation” below). You can find specific details regarding your APSPARKS membership by visiting our website and clicking on the “Your Account” link available at the top of the pages of the APSPARKS website under your profile name.
4. Free Trials
4.1. Your APSPARKS membership may start with a free trial. The free trial period of your membership lasts forever, or as otherwise specified during sign-up and is intended to allow new members and certain former members to try the service.
4.2. Free trial eligibility is determined by APSPARKS at its sole discretion and we may limit eligibility to prevent free trial abuse. We reserve the right to revoke the free trial and put your account on hold in the event that we determine that you are not eligible. Members of households with an existing or recent APSPARKS membership are not eligible. We may use information such as device ID, method of payment or an account email address used with an existing or recent APSPARKS membership to determine eligibility. For combinations with other offers, restrictions may apply.
5. Purchases and Payments
Free Content. APSPARKS may allow you to download, view or use Content free of charge. APSPARKS may impose limitations on your access and use of certain free Content.
Purchase of Content. Your contract for the purchase and use of Content is completed once you receive the email from APSPARKS confirming your purchase of that Content, and performance of this contract begins as soon as the purchase is complete. Purchased Content is prohibited in downloading, posting or sharing.
Subscription will automatically renew at the end of the subscribed period unless requested otherwise. Notice on renewal will be provided to subscriber in advance.
APSPARKS may change the fees charged for the services at any time. For current subscription, the change will become effective only at the end of the subscribed period. Notice on any change in fees will be provided to subscriber in advance.
7. APSPARKS Ownership Rights
APSPARKS are protected by Hong Kong copyright and trademark law, international conventions, and other applicable laws. All text, graphics, photographs, audio and/or video material or stills from audiovisual material, or any other materials, including downloadable material, contained in APSPARKS (collectively, the “Materials”, “Content”) are the copyrighted property of APSPARKS or its subsidiaries or affiliated companies and/or third-party licensors and are offered to you by APSPARKS for limited use solely pursuant to these Terms. All trademarks, service marks, and trade names are proprietary to APSPARKS or its affiliates and/or third-party licensors. Nothing contained in these Terms shall be construed as conferring any license or right to use any trademark, design right, or copyright of APSPARKS.
As between you and APSPARKS, APSPARKS owns all right (including all intellectual property rights) to, title to, and interest in APSPARKS. You shall not acquire any right, title, or interest therein, except for the limited rights expressly set forth in these Terms. Any rights not expressly granted herein are reserved to APSPARKS. You agree to abide by all copyright notices, information, or restrictions contained in any part of APSPARKS.
8. Rights and Restrictions
Violation of License Terms. If you violate any of the terms and conditions of the Terms, your rights under this license will immediately terminate and APSPARKS may terminate your access to APSPARKS, the Content and/or your APSPARKS account without refund to you.
Sale, Distribution or Assignment to Third Parties. You may not sell, rent, lease, redistribute, broadcast, transmit, communicate, modify, sublicense or transfer or assign any Content or your rights to Content to any third party without authorization, including with regard to any downloads of Content that you may obtain through APSPARKS.
Capturing of Streams. You may not use APSPARKS or any Content in conjunction with any stream-ripping, stream capture or similar software to record or create a copy of any Content that is presented to you in streaming format.
Sharing. You may not use Content as part of any service for sharing, lending or multi-person use, or for the purpose of any other institution, except as specifically permitted and only in the exact manner specified and enabled by APSPARKS.
Proprietary Notices. You may not remove any watermarks, labels or other legal or proprietary notices included in any Content, and you may not attempt to modify any Content obtained through APSPARKS, including any modification for the purpose of disguising or changing any indications of the ownership or source of Content.
9. APSPARKS Trademarks and Legal Notices
APSPARKS trademarks, logos, images, service marks, trade names, and other distinctive branding features used on APSPARKS (collectively, the ” APSPARKS Marks”) are the trademarks of APSPARKS and may not be used without permission. APSPARKS is not granting you a license under any intellectual property right to the APSPARKS Marks. Other trademarks, logos, and trade names that may appear on APSPARKS are the property of their respective owners. You may not remove any APSPARKS Mark in any part of APSPARKS Resources.
10. APSPARKS Content Restrictions
You are prohibited in downloading, posting or sharing any paid content on APSPARKS site, including videos, images, texts, audios, materials.
11. Changes to the APSPARKS
APSPARKS reserves the right at any time (and from time to time) to modify, suspend, or discontinue providing any of APSPARKS or any part thereof, including adding new features to APSPARKS, with or without notice. APSPARKS will not be liable to you or to any third party for any modification, suspension, or discontinuance of any portion of APSPARKS or any of APSPARKS as a whole.