This web page represents a legal document that serves as our Terms of Service and it governs the legal terms of our website, https://understandingcompassion.com, sub-domains, and any associated web-based and mobile applications (collectively, “Website”), as owned and operated by Understanding Compassion.
By using our Website, you agree to fully comply with and be bound by our Legal Terms. Please review them carefully. If you do not accept our Legal Terms, do not access and use our Website. If you have already accessed our Website and do not accept our Legal Terms, you should immediately discontinue use of our Website.
The last update to our Terms of Service was posted on July 30, 2017.
The terms “us” or “we” or “our” refers to Understanding Compassion, the owner of the Website.
All text, graphics, audio, information, video, and data offered through our Website are collectively known as our “Content”.
A “Member” is an individual that has registered with us to use our Service.
A “Visitor” is someone who merely browses our Website, but has not registered as Member.
Our “Service” represents the collective functionality and features as offered through our Website to our Members.
A “User” is a collective identifier that refers to either a Visitor or a Member.
Links to Other Websites
Our Website may contain links to third party websites. These links are provided solely as a convenience to you. By linking to these websites, we do not create or have an affiliation with, or sponsor such third party websites. The inclusion of links within our Website does not constitute any endorsement, guarantee, warranty, or recommendation of such third party websites. Understanding Compassion has no control over the legal documents and privacy practices of third party websites; as such, you access any such third party websites at your own risk.
We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.
Our Website may contain our service marks or trademarks as well as those of our affiliates or other companies, in the form of words, graphics, and logos. Your use of our Website does not constitute any right or license for you to use such service marks/trademarks, without the prior written permission of the corresponding service mark/trademark owner. Our Website is also protected under international copyright laws. The copying, redistribution, use or publication by you of any portion of our Website is strictly prohibited. Your use of our Website does not grant you ownership rights of any kind in our Website.
Our Legal Terms shall be treated as though it were executed and performed in Pennsylvania, United States, and shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Pennsylvania, United States, without regard to conflict of law principles. In addition, you agree to submit to the personal jurisdiction and venue of such courts. Any cause of action by you with respect to our Website, must be instituted within one (1) year after the cause of action arose or be forever waived and barred. Should any part of our Legal Terms be held invalid or unenforceable, that portion shall be construed consistent with applicable law and the remaining portions shall remain in full force and effect. Our failure to enforce any provision of our Legal Terms shall not be deemed a waiver of such provision nor of the right to enforce such provision. To the extent that any Content in our Website conflicts or is inconsistent with our Legal Terms, our Legal Terms shall take precedence. The rights of Understanding Compassion under our Legal Terms shall survive the termination of our Legal Terms.