Terms and Conditions

 

Thank you for visiting www.nextpathlearning.com, a Next Path Learning, LLC site.  Please read these terms and conditions of use carefully before using this site.  Next Path Learning, LLC requires that all the visitors to www.nextpathlearning.com (the “Site”) adhere to the following rules and regulations. By accessing the Site you indicate your acknowledgement and acceptance of these terms and conditions. Continued access to the Site by you will constitute your acceptance of any changes or revisions to the Terms and Conditions. If you do not agree with the Terms and Conditions, please do not use the Site.

Next Path Learning, LLC maintains this Site to provide you with general information. This Site is published with the understanding that Next Path Learning, LLC is not engaged in rendering legal, tax, or investment services purchasing advice. Since each individual’s situation is unique, please contact a qualified legal or professional before making any decisions.

 

Site Content & Copyright

 

These terms and conditions apply to www.nextpathlearning.com and include, but are not limited to the blog, digest, email, newsletters, premium online content, podcast episodes, live virtual workshops, webinars, online classes, and individual or group coaching, and consulting services of Next Path Learning, LLC or the site, as well as any information shared on the Social Media account(s) of www.nextpathlearning.com, mobile applications, or any speaking engagements or consulting performed by Next Path Learning, LLC.

Copyright in the images, text, screens, and Web pages appearing at the Site is owned by Next Path Learning, LLC, or used with the permission of others. The entire contents of the Site are copyrighted as a collective work under the United States copyright law. You the user may not modify, publish, transmit, participate in the transfer or sale, create derivative works, or in any way exploit, any of the content, in whole or in part. You may copy information from the Site for your personal use only, provided that each copy includes any copyright, trademark or service mark notice or attribution as they appear, on the pages copies. The information and materials may not otherwise be copied, displayed, distributed, downloaded, licensed, modified, published, reposted, reproduced, reused, sold, transmitted, used to create a derivative work or otherwise used for public or commercial purposes, without the express written permission of Next Path Learning, LLC, and may be used only in the manner specifically described within the written authorization. Using content, images, and materials that were not specifically authorized in writing, or in a manner not specifically authorized in writing, is prohibited.

 

Use of Site

 

The information on the Site is provided on an “as is” basis. Next Path Learning, LLC makes no guarantees as to the accuracy, thoroughness or quality of the information, and is not responsible for errors or omissions. The information provided on this Site is neither comprehensive nor appropriate for every individual. Some of the information is relevant only in the U.S. and may differ elsewhere. Some of the site content might not be appropriate for some individuals. You are strongly cautioned to verify any information before using it for any personal, financial, business or academic purpose. This site is provided on the express condition, to which all making use thereof assent, that no liability shall be incurred by Next Path Learning, LLC or any of its employees for advice or information given by Next Path Learning, LLC, it’s employees or the Site.

You also understand that Next Path Learning, LLC cannot and does not guarantee or warrant that files available for downloading through the site will be free of infection or viruses or other code that manifest contaminating or destructive properties. You are responsible for implementing sufficient procedures and checkpoints to satisfy your particular requirements for accuracy of data input and output, and for maintaining a means external to the site for the reconstruction of any lost data.

Next Path Learning, LLC periodically schedules system downtime for maintenance and other purposes. Unplanned outages also may occur. Next Path Learning, LLC shall have no liability for the resulting unavailability of the Site or for any loss of data or transactions caused by planned or unplanned system outages, or any outages of web host providers or the Internet infrastructure and network external to the Next Path Learning, LLC or the site.

 

 

Disclaimer of Warranty; Limitation of Liability

 

BY USING THE SITE YOU EXPRESSLY AGREE THAT USE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. NEITHER NEXT PATH LEARNING, LLC, ITS AFFILIATES NOR ANY OF THEIR RESPECTIVE EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, THIRD PARTY CONTENT PROVIDERS OR LICENSORS WARRANT THAT THE SITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR FREE; NOR DO THEY MAKE ANY WARRANTY AS TO THE RESULTS THAT MAY BE OBTAINED FROM USE OF THE SITE, OR AS TO THE ACCURACY, RELIABILITY OR CONTENT OF ANY INFORMATION, SERVICE, OR MERCHANDISE PROVIDED THROUGH THE SITE.

THE SITE IS PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” BASIS WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, WARRANTIES OF TITLE OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OTHER THAN THOSE WARRANTIES WHICH ARE IMPLIED BY AND INCAPABLE OF EXCLUSION, RESTRICTION OR MODIFICATION UNDER THE LAWS APPLICABLE TO THIS AGREEMENT.

THIS DISCLAIMER OF LIABILITY APPLIES TO ANY DAMAGES OR INJURY CAUSED BY ANY FAILURE OF PERFORMANCE, ERROR, OMISSION, INTERRUPTION, DELETION, DEFECT, DELAY IN OPERATION OR TRANSMISSION, COMPUTER VIRUS, COMMUNICATION LINE FAILURE, THEFT OR DESTRUCTION OR UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO, ALTERATION OF, OR USE OF RECORD, WHETHER FOR BREACH OF CONTRACT, TORTIOUS BEHAVIOR, NEGLIGENCE, OR UNDER ANY OTHER CAUSE OF ACTION. YOU SPECIFICALLY ACKNOWLEDGE THAT NEXT PATH LEARNING, LLC IS NOT LIABLE FOR THE DEFAMATORY, OFFENSIVE OR ILLEGAL CONDUCT OF OTHER USERS OR THIRD-PARTIES AND THAT THE RISK OF INJURY FROM THE FOREGOING RESTS ENTIRELY WITH YOU.

IN NO EVENT WILL NEXT PATH LEARNING, LLC, OR ANY PERSON OR ENTITY INVOLVED IN CREATING, PRODUCING OR DISTRIBUTING THE SITE, BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF THE USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE THE SITE. YOU HEREBY ACKNOWLEDGE THAT THE PROVISIONS OF THIS SECTION SHALL APPLY TO ALL CONTENT ON THE SITE.

IN ADDITION TO THE TERMS SET FORTH ABOVE NEITHER, NEXT PATH LEARNING, LLC, NOR ITS AFFILIATES, INFORMATION PROVIDERS OR CONTENT PARTNERS SHALL BE LIABLE REGARDLESS OF THE CAUSE OR DURATION, FOR ANY ERRORS, INACCURACIES, OMISSIONS, OR OTHER DEFECTS IN, OR UNTIMELINESS OR UNAUTHENTICITY OF, THE INFORMATION CONTAINED WITHIN THE SITE, OR FOR ANY DELAY OR INTERRUPTION IN THE TRANSMISSION THEREOF TO THE USER, OR FOR ANY CLAIMS OR LOSSES ARISING THEREFROM OR OCCASIONED THEREBY. NONE OF THE FOREGOING PARTIES SHALL BE LIABLE FOR ANY THIRD-PARTY CLAIMS OR LOSSES OF ANY NATURE, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, LOST PROFITS, PUNITIVE OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES. PRIOR TO THE EXECUTION OF ANY FINANCIAL TRANSACTION, YOU ARE ADVISED TO CONSULT WITH YOUR ACCOUNTANT, ATTORNEY, STOCK BROKER OR OTHER FINANCIAL ADVISOR. NEXT PATH LEARNING, LLC, ITS AFFILIATES, INFORMATION PROVIDERS OR CONTENT PARTNERS SHALL HAVE NO LIABILITY FOR INVESTMENT DECISIONS BASED ON THE INFORMATION PROVIDED. NEITHER, NEXT PATH LEARNING, LLC, NOR ITS AFFILIATES, INFORMATION PROVIDERS OR CONTENT PARTNERS WARRANT OR GUARANTEE THE TIMELINESS, SEQUENCE, ACCURACY OR COMPLETENESS OF THIS INFORMATION. ADDITIONALLY, THERE ARE NO WARRANTIES AS TO THE RESULTS OBTAINED FROM THE USE OF THE INFORMATION.

DUE TO THE FACT THAT CERTAIN JURISDICTIONS DO NOT PERMIT OR RECOGNIZE AN EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR CONSEQUENTIAL OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES, THE ABOVE LIMITATION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. IF YOU ARE DISSATISFIED WITH ANY PORTION OF THIS WEB SITE, OR WITH ANY OF THESE TERMS OF USE, YOUR SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE REMEDY IS TO DISCONTINUE USING THIS WEB SITE. IN CASES WHERE NEXT PATH LEARNING, LLC IS PROVIDING A FEE-BASED SERVICE, IN NO EVENT SHALL DAMAGES EXCEED THE VALUE OF FEES PAID FOR THAT SERVICE.

 

User Generated Content

 

www.nextpathlearning.com, through its forums, provides users an opportunity to post content to the Site. Next Path Learning, LLC does not necessarily endorse, support, sanction, encourage, or agree with content posted by users. You shall not upload, post or transmit any unlawful, threatening, abusive, libelous, defamatory, obscene, vulgar, pornographic, profane, or indecent information of any kind, including without limitation any transmissions constituting or encouraging conduct that would constitute a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability, or otherwise violate any local, state, national, or international law, or infringe upon another’s copyright or trademark. You understand that all information, data, text, software, music, sound, photographs, video, messages, or other materials uploaded, posted or transmitted in a Site forum, whether publicly uploaded or posted or privately transmitted, is the sole responsibility of the person from whom such content originated. This means that you, and not Next Path Learning, LLC or Site, are entirely and solely responsible for all content that you upload, post, or otherwise transmit via the Web site. Next Path Learning, LLC and/or the Site shall have the right, but not the obligation, to delete, move, or edit any content that violates this agreement or is otherwise objectionable as determined by the Site in its sole discretion and without notice.

You may report any violations of these posting guidelines by emailing craig@nextpathlearning.com

If you upload, post, or otherwise transmit content to the Site, you acknowledge that any such submissions may be edited, removed, modified, published, transmitted, and displayed by the Site or third parties in any medium now existing or hereinafter invented, and for any purpose, including commercial uses. You waive any moral rights you may have in having the material edited, removed, modified, published, transmitted, or displayed in a manner not agreeable to you.

You agree to indemnify Next Path Learning, LLC and its parents, subsidiaries, and affiliates, and each of their respective partners, officers, directors, employees, and agents, against, and to hold each of them harmless from, any and all claims and liabilities (including attorney’s fees) that may arise from your submissions, from your unauthorized use of material obtained from the Site, from your breach of these Terms and Conditions, and from any such acts arising through your use of the Site.

 

Electronic Mail and Account Subscription Information

 

You must be 18 years of age or older to subscribe to the Site Newsletter. The Site Newsletter is for parents seeking higher education resources for students as well as designated representatives of colleges, universities, high schools and for profit and not for profit post-secondary educational institutions and independent college counselors and services that assist parents and students in college planning(“Representative(s)”). By accepting these Terms of Use you warrant to Next Path Learning, LLC that you are 18 years of age or older and that you have the authority and capacity to agree and abide by these Terms and Conditions.

You may opt out of any future usage of your electronic mail subscription in our database by cancelling your subscription.

You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your Site account and password. You shall be responsible for all uses of your registration and password, whether or not authorized by you. You agree to immediately notify Next Path Learning, LLC of any unauthorized use of your account or password.

 

Links to other Websites


This Site, provides links to many websites that are not controlled or maintained by Next Path Learning, LLC. These links are provided for reference and convenience only.


Next Path Learning, LLC does not control other websites and is not responsible for their content. Furthermore, Next Path Learning, LLC is not responsible for the quality, accuracy or completeness of any off-site materials referenced by or linked through this website. Use of information from those websites by the user is voluntary. Users should rely on the information only after undertaking an independent review of the accuracy. References at those websites to any specific commercial product, process, or service by trade name, trademark, or otherwise, does not constitute or imply endorsement, association, recommendation, or favoring by Next Path Learning, LLC. When linking to an external website, the user is subject to the privacy policy of the new site.  To cover some of the cost of operating this site, we occasionally include links to external sites for which we receive some small amount of compensation.

 

Providing Content

By providing or submitting content to us, you represent that you have all necessary rights and hereby grant us a perpetual, worldwide, non-exclusive, royalty-free, sub licensable and transferable license to use, reproduce, distribute, prepare derivative works of, modify, display, and perform all or any portion of the content in connection with www.nextpathlearning.com (“site”); Next Path Learning, LLC and our business, including without limitation for promoting and redistributing part or all of the site (and derivative works thereof) in any media formats and through any media channels.

 

General

 

Next Path Learning, LLC shall have the right at any time to change or discontinue any aspect or feature of the Site, including, but not limited to, content, hours of availability, and equipment needed for access or use.

Next Path Learning, LLC shall have the right at any time to change or modify the terms and conditions applicable to use of the Site or any part thereof, or to impose new conditions, including, but not limited to, adding fees and charges for use. Such changes, modifications, additions or deletions shall be effective immediately upon notice thereof, which may be given by means including, but not limited to, posting on the Site. Any use of the Site by you after such notice shall be deemed to constitute acceptance by you of such changes, modifications or additions.

This Agreement and any operating rules for the Site established by Next Path Learning, LLC constitute the entire agreement of 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. This Agreement shall be construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Ohio, without regard to its conflict of laws rules. No waiver by either party of any breach or default hereunder shall be deemed to be a waiver of any preceding or subsequent breach or default. The section headings used herein are for convenience only and shall not be given any legal import.

We do not share personal information with third-parties nor do we store information we collect about your visit to this site for use other than to analyze content performance through the use of cookies, which you can turn off at anytime by modifying your Internet browser’s settings. We are not responsible for the republishing of the content found on this site on other Web sites or media. This privacy policy is subject to change without notice.

 

Your Consent to this Agreement

 

By using the Site, you consent to the Agreement as specified above.

Please send any questions to: craig@nextpathlearning.com

 

 

Privacy Policy

 

General Disclaimer

 

Thank you for visiting Next Path Learning’s website and reviewing our Privacy Policy. While visiting www.nextpathlearning.com, we will not collect any personal information about you unless you choose to provide that information to us. If you choose to provide this information, it will be used for the express purpose for which it was intended, such as responding to your request for information or joining a web discussion forum. We remind you that if you visit a link outside of www.nextpathlearning.com you are subject to the privacy policies of that site.

 

Information Collected and Stored Automatically

 

www.nextpathlearning.com automatically collects some technical information from you when you visit the site in order to give you the best possible experience. www.nextpathlearning.com uses web measurement technology (Google Analytics) to automatically track how visitors interact with www.nextpathlearning.com including where they came from, what they did on the site and whether they completed any pre-determined tasks while on the site. Aggregate data is used to help Next Path Learning improve our user interface and diversify our content offerings to meet the needs of our customers, track operational problems, prevent fraud and improve the effectiveness, security and integrity of the site. This information does not identify you personally and data is only retained in accordance with the Next Path Learning data retention policy. For each page that you visit, we collect and store only the following technical information:

  • Date and time of access

  • URL address of the www.nextpathlearning.com webpage visited

  • Internet domain and IP address from which our website was accessed

  • Type of browser and operating system used to access our site (if provided by the browser)

  • URL address of the referring page (if provided by the browser)

  • Completion or success status of the request for a web page or other on-line item

  • File size of the webpage visited

 

This information is only used to help us make the site more useful for you. With this data we learn about the number of visitors to our site and the types of technology our visitors use. We never track or record information about individuals and their visits and we do not share this data with anyone outside of Next Path Learning unless necessary for law enforcement purposes.

 

Cookies

 

When you visit some websites, their web servers generate pieces of information known as cookies, which helps webmasters understand how users interact with their site's content and services. Websites use cookies to track one's activities on a website (e.g., pages visited, links clicked on, etc.), and to record information about the user so when the user returns to the site, customized features can be provided.

 

 

Children's Privacy

 

Because we care about the safety and privacy of children online, we comply with the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998 (COPPA). COPPA and its accompanying regulations protect the privacy of children using the Internet. www.nextpathlearning.com does not knowingly contact or collect personal information from children under 13. www.nextpathlearning.com is not intended to solicit information of any kind from children under 13.

It is possible that by fraud or deception we may receive information pertaining to children under 13. If we are notified of this, as soon as we verify the information, we will immediately obtain parental consent or otherwise delete the information from our servers. If you want to notify us of our receipt of information by children under 13, please do so by sending an e-mail to the craig@nextpathlearning.com

 

Site Security

 

For site security purposes and to ensure that this service remains available to all users, this computer system employs commercial software programs to monitor network traffic to identify unauthorized attempts to upload or change information, or otherwise cause damage.

Except for authorized law enforcement investigations, no attempts are made to identify individual users and their usage habits.

Unauthorized attempts to upload information or change information on this service are strictly prohibited and may be punishable under the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act of 1986 and the National Information Infrastructure Protection Act.

 

Your Access to and Control Over Information 
You may opt out of any future contacts from us at any time. You can do the following at any time by contacting us via the email address or phone number given on our website:

  • See what data we have about you, if any.

  • Change/correct any data we have about you.

  • Have us delete any data we have about you.

  • Express any concern you have about our use of your data.

 

 

Links to Other Sites

 

www.nextpathlearning.com contains links to websites of other public and private organizations. When you follow a link to another site, you leave the www.nextpathlearning.com site and your website interactions are no longer protected by our privacy policy. www.nextpathlearning.com is not responsible for, and does not endorse the privacy or security practices and content of sites to which www.nextpathlearning.com links.

 

If you feel that we are not abiding by this privacy policy, please contact us immediately via email:

craig@nextpathlearning.com