IMPORTANT, READ CAREFULLY: YOUR USE OF AND ACCESS TO THE WEBSITE, PRODUCTS AND SERVICES AND ASSOCIATED SOFTWARE (COLLECTIVELY, THE "SERVICES") OF VIDDI, LLC AND ITS AFFILIATES ("VIDDI") IS CONDITIONED UPON YOUR COMPLIANCE WITH AND ACCEPTANCE OF THESE TERMS, WHICH INCLUDE YOUR AGREEMENT TO ARBITRATE CLAIMS. PLEASE REVIEW THOROUGHLY BEFORE ACCEPTING.
BY CLICKING/CHECKING THE "I AGREE" BUTTON/BOX, ACCESSING THE CLASSROOM.V1 WEBSITE OR BY UTILIZING THE SERVICES YOU AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THESE TERMS OF SERVICE AND ALL EXHIBITS, ORDER FORMS, AND INCORPORATED POLICIES (THE “AGREEMENT” OR “TOS”). THE SERVICES ARE NOT AVAILABLE TO PERSONS WHO ARE NOT LEGALLY ELIGIBLE TO BE BOUND BY THESE TERMS OF SERVICE.
VIDDI will provide the Services, and You may access and use the Services, in accordance with this Agreement. If you order Services through an on-line registration page or an order form (each an "Order Form"), the Order Form may contain additional terms and conditions and information regarding the Services You are ordering. Unless otherwise expressly set forth in any such additional terms and conditions applicable to the specific Service which You choose to use, those additional terms are hereby incorporated into this Agreement in relation to Your use of that Service.
System Requirements. Use of the Services requires one or more compatible devices, Internet access (fees may apply), and certain software (fees may apply), and may require obtaining updates or upgrades from time to time. Because use of the Services involves hardware, software, and Internet access, Your ability to access and use the Services may be affected by the performance of these factors. High speed Internet access is recommended. You acknowledge and agree that such system requirements, which may be changed from time to time, are Your responsibility.
- DEFINITIONS. The following definitions will apply in this Agreement, and any reference to the singular includes a reference to the plural and vice versa. Service specific definitions are found in Exhibit A.
“Affiliate” means, with respect to a Party, any entity that directly or indirectly controls, is controlled by or is under common control with that Party. For purposes of this Agreement, “control” means an economic or voting interest of at least fifty percent (50%) or, in the absence of such economic or voting interest, the power to direct or cause the direction of the management and set the policies of such entity.
“Attempted Mass Murder” means an incident where an individual uses a weapon or vehicle to attempt mass harm in a public space or against more than one person.
“Criminal Organization” means any association of three or more people that is united under a name, color(s), hand gesture(s) or recognized indicia, that has engaged in or threatens to engage in criminal activity, including (but not limited to): (i) homicide, (ii) drug trafficking, (iii) arms trafficking, (iv) identity theft, (v) money laundering, (vi) extortion or trafficking, (vii) assault, (viii) kidnapping and/or (ix) sexual exploitation.
“End User” means a Host or Participant (as defined in Exhibit A) who uses the Services.
“Hate Organization” means any association of three or more people that is organized under a name, sign, or symbol and that has an ideology, statements, or physical actions that attack individuals based on characteristics, including race, religious affiliation, nationality, ethnicity, gender, sex, sexual orientation, serious disease or disability.
“Human Trafficking Group” means an organization responsible for any of the following: prostitution of others, forced/bonded labor, slavery, or the removal of organs, recruiting, transporting, transferring, detaining, providing, harboring, or receiving a minor, or an adult against their will.
“Initial Subscription Term” means the initial subscription term for a Service as
specified in an Order Form.
“Mass Murder” means a homicide that results in three or more deaths in one incident.
“Mass Murderer” means any individual who has committed two or more murders over multiple incidents or locations a multiple murderer.
"Service Effective Date" means the date an Initial Subscription Term begins as specified in an Order Form.
"Renewal Term" means the renewal subscription term for a Service commencing after the Initial Subscription Term or another Renewal Term as specified in an Order Form.
- SERVICES. VIDDI will provide the Services as described on the Order Form, and standard updates to the Services that are made generally available by VIDDI during the term. VIDDI may, in its sole discretion, discontinue the Services or modify the features of the Services from time to time without prior notice.
- Beta Services. VIDDI may, from time to time, offer access to services that are classified as Beta version. Access to and use of Beta versions may be subject to additional agreements. VIDDI makes no representations that a Beta version will ever be made generally available and reserves the right to discontinue or modify a Beta version at any time without notice. Beta versions are provided AS IS, may contain bugs, errors or other defects, and Your use of a Beta version is at Your sole risk.
- USE OF SERVICES AND YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES. You may only use the Services pursuant to the terms of this Agreement. You are solely responsible for Your and Your End Users’ use of the Services and shall abide by, and ensure compliance with, all Laws in connection with Your and each End User’s use of the Services, including but not limited to Laws related to recording, intellectual property, privacy and export control. Use of the Services is void where prohibited.
- Registration Information. You may be required to provide information about Yourself in order to register for and/or use certain Services. You agree that any such information shall be accurate. You may also be asked to choose a username and password. You are entirely responsible for maintaining the security of Your username and password and agree not to disclose such to any third party.
- Your Content. You agree that You are solely responsible for the content ("Content") sent or transmitted by You or displayed or uploaded by You in using the Services and for compliance with all Laws pertaining to the Content, including, but not limited to, Laws requiring You to obtain the consent of a third party to use the Content and to provide appropriate notices of third party rights. You represent and warrant that You have the right to upload the Content to VIDDI and that such use does not violate or infringe on any rights of any third party. Under no circumstances will VIDDI be liable in any way for any (a) Content that is transmitted or viewed while using the Services, (b) errors or omissions in the Content, or (c) any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of the use of, access to, or denial of access to Content. Although VIDDI is not responsible for any Content, VIDDI may delete any Content, at any time without notice to You, if VIDDI becomes aware that it violates any provision of this Agreement, or any law. You retain copyright and any other rights You already hold in Content which You submit, post or display on or through, the Services.
- Recordings. You are responsible for compliance will all recording laws. The host can choose to record VIDDI meetings and Webinars. By using the Services, you are giving VIDDI consent to store recordings for any or all VIDDI meetings or webinars that you join, if such recordings are stored in our systems. You will receive a notification (visual or otherwise) when recording is enabled. If you do not consent to being recorded, you can choose to leave the meeting or webinar
- Prohibited Use. You agree that You will not use, and will not permit any End User to use, the Services to: (i) modify, disassemble, decompile, prepare derivative works of, reverse engineer or otherwise attempt to gain access to the source code of the Services; (ii) knowingly or negligently use the Services in a way that abuses, interferes with, or disrupts VIDDI’s networks, Your accounts, or the Services; (iii) engage in activity that is illegal, fraudulent, false, or misleading, (iv) transmit through the Services any material that may infringe the intellectual property or other rights of third parties; (v) build or benchmark a competitive product or service, or copy any features, functions or graphics of the Services; or (vi) use the Services to communicate any message or material that is harassing, libelous, threatening, obscene, indecent, would violate the intellectual property rights of any party or is otherwise unlawful, that would give rise to civil liability, or that constitutes or encourages conduct that could constitute a criminal offense, under any applicable law or regulation; (vii) upload or transmit any software, Content or code that does or is intended to harm, disable, destroy or adversely affect performance of the Services in any way or which does or is intended to harm or extract information or data from other hardware, software or networks of VIDDI or other users of Services; (viii) engage in any activity or use the Services in any manner that could damage, disable, overburden, impair or otherwise interfere with or disrupt the Services, or any servers or networks connected to the Services or VIDDI's security systems. (ix) use the Services in violation of any VIDDI policy or in a manner that violates applicable law, including but not limited to anti-spam, export control, privacy, and anti-terrorism laws and regulations and laws requiring the consent of subjects of audio and video recordings, and You agree that You are solely responsible for compliance with all such laws and regulations.
- Limitations on Use. You may not reproduce, resell, or distribute the Services or any reports or data generated by the Services for any purpose unless You have been specifically permitted to do so under a separate agreement with VIDDI. You may not offer or enable any third parties to use the Services purchased by You, display on any website or otherwise publish the Services or any Content obtained from a Service (other than Content created by You) or otherwise generate income from the Services or use the Services for the development, production or marketing of a service or product substantially similar to the Services.
- RESPONSIBILITY FOR END USERS. You are responsible for the activities of all End Users who access or use the Services through your account and you agree to ensure that any such End User will comply with the terms of this Agreement and any VIDDI policies. VIDDI assumes no responsibility or liability for violations. If You become aware of any violation of this Agreement in connection with use of the Services by any person, please contact VIDDI at [INSERT EMAIL ADDRESS FOR CUSTOMER INPUT]. VIDDI may investigate any complaints and violations that come to its attention and may take any (or no) action that it believes is appropriate, including, but not limited to issuing warnings, removing the content or terminating accounts and/or User profiles. Under no circumstances will VIDDI be liable in any way for any data or other content viewed while using the Services, including, but not limited to, any errors or omissions in any such data or content, or any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of the use of, access to, or denial of access to any data or content.
- ELIGIBILITY. You affirm that You are at least 16 years of age and are otherwise fully able and competent to enter into the terms, conditions, obligations, affirmations, representations, and warranties set forth in this Agreement, and to abide by and comply with this Agreement. Your access may be terminated without warning if we believe that You are under the age of 16 or are otherwise ineligible.
- INTENDED USE; RESTRICTION ON USE BY CHILDREN. The Services are intended for business use. You may choose to use the Services for other purposes, subject to the terms and limitations of this Agreement. CLASSROOM.V1 is not intended for use by individuals under the age of 16, unless it is through a School Subscriber (as that term is defined in Exhibit A) using CLASSROOM.V1 for Education (K-12). Individuals under the age of 16 may not create accounts or use the Services except as described herein.
- CHARGES AND CANCELLATION. You agree that VIDDI may charge to Your credit card or other payment mechanism selected by You and approved by VIDDI ("Your Account") all amounts due and owing for the Services, including taxes and service fees, set up fees, subscription fees, or any other fee or charge associated with Your Account. VIDDI may change prices at any time, including changing from a free service to a paid service and charging for Services that were previously offered free of charge; provided, however, that VIDDI will provide you with prior notice and an opportunity to terminate Your Account if VIDDI changes the price of a Service to which you are subscribed and will not charge you for a previously free Service unless you have been notified of the applicable fees and agreed to pay such fees. You agree that in the event VIDDI is unable to collect the fees owed to VIDDI for the Services through Your Account, VIDDI may take any other steps it deems necessary to collect such fees from You and that You will be responsible for all costs and expenses incurred by VIDDI in connection with such collection activity, including collection fees, court costs and attorneys' fees. You further agree that VIDDI may collect interest at the lesser of 1.5% per month or the highest amount permitted by law on any amounts not paid when due. You may cancel your subscription at any time. If you cancel, you will not be billed for any additional terms of service, and service will continue until the end of the current Subscription Term. If you cancel, you will not receive a refund for any service already paid for.
- TERMINATION. The CLASSROOM.V1 website contains information on how to terminate Your Account. If you have purchased a Service for a specific term, such termination will be effective on the last day of the then-current term. Your Order Form may provide that a Renewal Term will begin automatically unless either party provides notice of termination at least thirty (30) days prior to the commencement of the next Renewal Term. If You fail to comply with any provision of this Agreement, VIDDI may terminate this Agreement immediately and retain any fees previously paid by You. Sections 1 and 3 through 20, inclusive, shall survive any termination of this Agreement. Upon any termination of this Agreement, You must cease any further use of the Services. If at any time You are not happy with the Services, Your sole remedy is to cease using the Services and follow this termination process.
- PROPRIETARY RIGHTS. VIDDI and/or its suppliers, as applicable, retain ownership of all proprietary rights in the Services and in all trade names, trademarks, service marks, logos, and domain names ("VIDDI Marks") associated or displayed with the Services. You may not frame or utilize framing techniques to enclose any VIDDI Marks, or other proprietary information (including images, text, page layout, or form) of VIDDI without VIDDI’s express written consent. You may not use any meta tags or any other "hidden text" utilizing VIDDI Marks without VIDDI's express written consent.
- COPYRIGHT. You may not post, modify, distribute, or reproduce in any way copyrighted material, trademarks, rights of publicity or other proprietary rights without obtaining the prior written consent of the owner of such proprietary rights. VIDDI may deny access to the Services to any User who is alleged to infringe another party's copyright. Without limiting the foregoing, if You believe that Your copyright has been infringed, please notify VIDDI as specified [INSERT EMAIL ADDRESS FOR CUSTOMER INPUT].
- EXPORT RESTRICTIONS. You acknowledge that the Services, or portion thereof may be subject to the export control laws of the United States and other applicable country export control and trade sanctions laws (“Export Control and Sanctions Laws”). You and your End Users may not access, use, export, re-export, divert, transfer or disclose any portion of the Services or any related technical information or materials, directly or indirectly, in violation of any applicable export control or trade sanctions law or regulation. You represent and warrant that (i) You and your End Users are not citizens of, or located within, a country or territory that is subject to U.S. trade sanctions or other significant trade restrictions (including without limitation Cuba, Iran, North Korea, Syria, and the Crimea) and that you and your End Users will not access or use the Services, or export, re-export, divert, or transfer the Services, in or to such countries or territories; (ii) You and your End Users are not identified on any U.S. government restricted party lists (including without limitation the U.S. Treasury Department’s List of Specially Designated Nationals and Blocked Persons and Foreign Sanctions Evaders List, the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Denied Parties List, Entity List, and Unverified List, and the U.S. Department of State proliferation-related lists); and (iii) that no Content created or submitted by You or your End Users is subject to any restriction on disclosure, transfer, download, export or re-export under the Export Control Laws. You are solely responsible for complying with the Export Control Laws and monitoring them for any modifications.
- NO HIGH RISK USE. The Services are not designed or licensed for use in hazardous environments requiring fail-safe controls, including without limitation operation of nuclear facilities, aircraft navigation/communication systems, air traffic control, and life support or weapons systems. The Services shall not be used for or in any high-risk environment.
- DANGEROUS INDIVIDUALS AND ORGANIZATIONS POLICY. In an effort to prevent and disrupt real-world harm, VIDDI does not allow any organizations or individuals that proclaim a violent mission or are engaged in violence to have a presence on CLASSROOM.V1 Website. This includes organizations or individuals involved in the following: (i) terrorist activity, (ii) organized hate, mass murder (including attempts) or multiple murder, (iii) human trafficking and/or (iv) organized violence or criminal activity. We also remove content that expresses support or praise for groups, leaders, or individuals involved in these activities.
VIDDI does not allow the following people (living or deceased) or groups to maintain a presence on our platform: (a) terrorist organizations and terrorists, which include any state or non-state actor that engages in, advocates, or lends substantial support to purposeful and planned acts of violence, which causes or attempts to cause death, injury or serious harm to civilians, or any other person not taking direct part in the hostilities in a situation of armed conflict, and/or significant damage to property linked to death, serious injury or serious harm to civilians with the intent to coerce, intimidate and/or influence a civilian population, government, or international organization in order to achieve a political, religious, or ideological aim; (b) Hate Organizations and their leaders and prominent members; (c) mass and multiple murderers (including attempts); (d) Human Trafficking Groups and their leaders; and/or (e) Criminal Organizations and their leaders and prominent members.
VIDDI does not allow symbols that represent any of the above organizations or individuals to be shared on its platform without context that condemns or neutrally discusses the content. VIDDI does not allow content that praises any of the above organizations or individuals or any acts committed by them. VIDDI does not allow coordination of support for any of the above organizations or individuals or any acts committed by them. VIDDI does not allow content that praises, supports, or represents events that VIDDI designates as terrorist attacks, hate events, Mass Murders or Attempted Mass Murders, serial murders, hate crimes and violating events.
- VIOLENCE AND INCITEMENT POLICY. VIDDI aims to prevent potential offline harm that may be related to content on CLASSROOM.V1. While VIDDI understands that people commonly express disdain or disagreement by threatening or calling for violence in non-serious ways, VIDDI removes language that incites or facilitates serious violence. VIDDI removes content, disables accounts, and works with law enforcement when it believes there is a genuine risk of physical harm or direct threats to public safety. VIDDI also tries to consider the language and context in order to distinguish casual statements from content that constitutes a credible threat to public or personal safety. In determining whether a threat is credible, VIDDI may also consider additional information like a person’s public visibility and the risks to their physical safety.
- INJUNCTIVE RELIEF. You acknowledge that any use of the Services contrary to this Agreement, or any transfer, sublicensing, copying or disclosure of technical information or materials related to the Services, may cause irreparable injury to VIDDI, its Affiliates, suppliers and any other party authorized by VIDDI to resell, distribute, or promote the Services ("Resellers"), and under such circumstances VIDDI, its Affiliates, suppliers and Resellers will be entitled to equitable relief, without posting bond or other security, including, but not limited to, preliminary and permanent injunctive relief.
- NO WARRANTIES. YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT THE SERVICES ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" AND VIDDI, ITS AFFILIATES, SUPPLIERS AND RESELLERS EXPRESSLY DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION ANY WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR NON-INFRINGEMENT. VIDDI, ITS AFFILIATES, SUPPLIERS AND RESELLERS MAKE NO WARRANTY OR REPRESENTATION REGARDING THE RESULTS THAT MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE USE OF THE SERVICES, REGARDING THE ACCURACY OR RELIABILITY OF ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED THROUGH THE SERVICES OR THAT THE SERVICES WILL MEET ANY USER'S REQUIREMENTS, OR BE UNINTERRUPTED, TIMELY, SECURE OR ERROR FREE. USE OF THE SERVICES IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. ANY MATERIAL AND/OR DATA DOWNLOADED OR OTHERWISE OBTAINED THROUGH THE USE OF THE SERVICES IS AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK. YOU WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE TO YOU RESULTING FROM THE USE OF THE SERVICES. THE ENTIRE RISK ARISING OUT OF USE OR PERFORMANCE OF THE SERVICES REMAINS WITH YOU. VIDDI DOES NOT ASSUME ANY RESPONSIBILITY FOR RETENTION OF ANY USER INFORMATION OR COMMUNICATIONS BETWEEN USERS. VIDDI CANNOT GUARANTEE AND DOES NOT PROMISE ANY SPECIFIC RESULTS FROM USE OF THE SERVICES. USE IS AT YOUR OWN RISK.
- INDEMNIFICATION. You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless VIDDI, its affiliates, officers, directors, employees, consultants, agents, suppliers and Resellers from any and all third party claims, liability, damages and/or costs (including, but not limited to, attorneys' fees) arising from Your use of the Services, Your violation of this Agreement or the infringement or violation by You or any other user of Your account, of any intellectual property or other right of any person or entity or applicable law.
- LIMITATION OF LIABILITY. TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, IN NO EVENT WILL VIDDI OR ITS AFFILIATES, SUPPLIERS OR RESELLERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, INDIRECT, EXEMPLARY OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES WHATSOEVER (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF BUSINESS PROFITS, BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, LOSS OF BUSINESS INFORMATION, OR ANY OTHER PECUNIARY LOSS OR DAMAGE) ARISING OUT OF THE USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE THE SERVICES OR THE PROVISION OF OR FAILURE TO PROVIDE TECHNICAL OR OTHER SUPPORT SERVICES, WHETHER ARISING IN TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE) CONTRACT OR ANY OTHER LEGAL THEORY, EVEN IF VIDDI, ITS AFFILIATES, SUPPLIERS OR RESELLERS HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. IN ANY CASE, VIDDI'S, ITS AFFILIATES', SUPPLIERS' AND RESELLERS' MAXIMUM CUMULATIVE LIABILITY AND YOUR EXCLUSIVE REMEDY FOR ANY CLAIMS ARISING OUT OF OR RELATED TO THIS AGREEMENT WILL BE LIMITED TO THE AMOUNT ACTUALLY PAID BY YOU FOR THE SERVICES (IF ANY) IN THE TWELVE (12) MONTHS PRECEDING THE EVENT OR CIRCUMSTANCES GIVING RISE TO SUCH CLAIMS. Because some states and jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion or limitation of liability, the above limitation may not apply to You.
- AGREEMENT TO ARBITRATE; WAIVER OF CLASS ACTION. If You are located in the United States, You agree to resolve disputes only on an individual basis, through arbitration pursuant to the provisions of Exhibit B. The parties expressly waive any right to bring any action, lawsuit, or proceeding as a class or collective action, private attorney general action, or any other proceeding in which any party acts or proposes to act in a representative capacity.
20.1 Choice of Law and Forum. This Agreement shall be governed by and construed under the laws of the State of Maryland, U.S.A., as applied to agreements entered into and to be performed in Maryland by Maryland residents. Except as provided in Exhibit B, the Parties consent to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of the state courts located in and serving Prince George’s County, Maryland and the federal courts in the District of Maryland.
20.2 Waiver and Severability. Failure by either Party to exercise any of its rights under, or to enforce any provision of, this Agreement will not be deemed a waiver or forfeiture of such rights or ability to enforce such provision. If any provision of this Agreement is held by a court of competent jurisdiction to be illegal, invalid or unenforceable, that provision will be amended to achieve as nearly as possible the same economic effect of the original provision and the remainder of this Agreement will remain in full force and effect.
20.3 General Provisions. This Agreement embodies the entire understanding and agreement between the Parties respecting the subject matter of this Agreement and supersedes any and all prior understandings and agreements between the Parties respecting such subject matter, except that if You or Your company have executed a separate written agreement or you have signed an order form referencing a separate agreement governing your use of the Services, then such agreement shall control to the extent that any provision of this Agreement conflicts with the terms of such agreement. VIDDI may elect to change or supplement the terms of this Agreement from time to time at its sole discretion. VIDDI will exercise commercially reasonable business efforts to provide notice to You of any material changes to this Agreement. Within ten (10) business days of posting changes to this Agreement (or ten (10) business days from the date of notice, if such is provided), they will be binding on You. If You do not agree with the changes, You should discontinue using the Services. If You continue using the Services after such ten-business-day period, You will be deemed to have accepted the changes to the terms of this Agreement. In order to participate in certain Services, You may be notified that You are required to download software and/or agree to additional terms and conditions. Unless expressly set forth in such additional terms and conditions, those additional terms are hereby incorporated into this Agreement. This Agreement has been prepared in the English language and such version shall be controlling in all respects and any non-English version of this Agreement is solely for accommodation purposes.
- Exhibit A
- Services Description
This Exhibit A to the CLASSROOM.V1 Terms of Service (“TOS”) describes the Services that may be ordered on an Order Form, or provided by VIDDI, and sets forth further Service-specific terms and conditions that may apply to VIDDI’s provision and Customer’s use of the Services. Capitalized terms not defined herein shall have the meanings assigned to them in the TOS.
- Definitions. For purposes of this Service Description, the following definitions will apply:
“Host” means an individual who is an identified employee, contractor, or agent of Customer to whom Customer assigns the right to host Meetings. A Host may hold an unlimited number of Meetings, but only one Meeting at a time. A Host subscription may not be shared or used by anyone other than the individual assigned to be a Host.
“Meeting” means a CLASSROOM.V1 Video meeting.
“Participant” means an individual, other than the Host, who accesses or uses the Services, with or without the permission and knowledge of the Host.
“CLASSROOM.V1 Documentation” means this Exhibit, the CLASSROOM.V1 website ([INSERT WEB ADDRESS]) and any additional description of the Services which may be incorporated into this Agreement.
“CLASSROOM.VI Meeting Services” means the various video conferencing, web conferencing, webinar, meeting room, screensharing and other collaborative services offered by CLASSROOM.V1 Video that Customer may order on an Order Form.
- CLASSROOM.V1 Meeting Services. CLASSROOM.V1 Meeting Services enable Hosts to schedule and start Meetings and to allow Participants to join Meetings for the purpose of collaborating using voice, video, and screensharing functionality. Every meeting will have one Host. Chat features allow for out-of-session one-on-one or group collaboration. Further features, functionality, and solutions are described at [INSERT WEB ADDRESS].
Addendum for Connecticut School Subscribers: This Agreement as applied to Connecticut School Subscribers incorporates by reference the CLASSROOM.V1 Terms of Service Addendum for Connecticut School Subscribers (“Addendum”) which is designed to comply with the requirements of the Connecticut Act Concerning Student Data Privacy, Conn. Gen. Stat. Ann. § 10-234aa-dd. A copy of the Addendum is attached to this TOS as Exhibit C.
- Managed Domains. VIDDI permits Customers to reserve domains associated with their enterprise and to manage any accounts that are subscribed to CLASSROOM.V1 using that domain (“Managed Domain Customer”). Customer may only associate to the CLASSROOM.V1 Services domain(s) that they own or are legally entitled to associate for use with the Services. In the event that a CLASSROOM.V1 account is created or exists on the reserved domain, but is not authorized by the Managed Domain Customer (the “Non-Managed Domain Account”), the person using or creating such Non-Managed Domain Account will be notified that the domain is reserved for the Managed Domain Customer and will be requested to change the domain associated with the Non-Managed Domain Account. If the person using or creating such Non-Managed Domain Account does not change the domain within the period specified, that person will be deemed to have consented to the Non-Managed Domain Account being added to the Managed Domain Customer and to have further consented for all data associated with the Non-Managed Domain Account to be shared with the Managed Domain Customer.
This Exhibit B to the TOS describes the further provisions which apply to the Binding Arbitration and Class Action Waiver.
- Disputes. A dispute is any controversy between You and VIDDI concerning the Services, any software related to the Services, the price of the Services, Your account, VIDDI’s advertising, marketing, or communications, Your purchase transaction or billing, or any term of this Agreement, under any legal theory including contract, warranty, tort, statute, or regulation, except disputes relating to the enforcement or validity of Your or VIDDI’s intellectual property rights. As part of the best efforts process to resolve disputes, and prior to initiating arbitration proceedings, each party agrees to provide notice of the dispute to the other party, including a description of the dispute, what efforts have been made to resolve it, and what the disputing party is requesting as resolution, to [INSERT EMAIL ADDRESS FOR DISPUTE RESOLUTION].
- Arbitration Procedure. Disputes not resolved pursuant to Section A shall be resolved through arbitration. The American Arbitration Association (“AAA”) will conduct any arbitration under its Commercial Arbitration Rules. For more information, see www.adr.org. Arbitration hearings will take place in the federal judicial district of Your primary business location. A single arbitrator will be appointed. The arbitrator must: (a) follow all applicable substantive Law; (b) follow applicable statutes of limitations; (c) honor valid claims of privilege; (d) issue a written decision including the reasons for the award. The arbitrator may award damages, declaratory or injunctive relief, and costs (including reasonable attorneys’ fees). Any arbitration award may be enforced (such as through a judgment) in any court with jurisdiction. Under AAA Rules, the arbitrator rules on his or her own jurisdiction, including the arbitrability of any claim; however, a court has exclusive authority to enforce the prohibition on arbitration on a class-wide basis or in a representative capacity.
- Arbitration Fees. The AAA rules will govern payment of filing fees and the AAA’s and arbitrator’s fees and expenses.
- Conflict with AAA Rules. This Agreement governs if there is a conflict with the AAA’s Commercial Arbitration Rules.
- Requirement to File Within One Year. Notwithstanding any other statute of limitations, a claim or dispute under this Agreement must be filed in Small Claims Court or noticed for arbitration within one year of when it could first be filed, or such claim will be permanently barred.
- Severability. If the class action waiver is found to be illegal or unenforceable as to all or some parts of a dispute, then those parts will not be arbitrated but will be resolved in court, with the balance resolved through arbitration. If any provision of this Exhibit B is found to be illegal or unenforceable, then that provision will be severed; however, the remaining provisions shall still apply and shall be interpreted to as nearly as possible achieve the original intent of this Exhibit, inclusive of the severed provision.
Terms of Service Addendum for Connecticut School Subscribers
This Terms of Service Addendum (“Addendum”) amends CLASSROOM.V1’S Terms of Service for Connecticut School Subscribers as defined below. The purpose of this Addendum is to describe VIDDI’s obligations to uphold the safety and confidentiality of student information and student-generated content (collectively referred to as “Student Data”) as it may process on behalf of any School Subscriber (as that term is defined in Terms of Service) located in the State of Connecticut (“Connecticut School Subscriber”), in accordance with Connecticut General Statutes §§ 10-234aa through dd. This Addendum shall not apply to School Subscribers outside the state of Connecticut.
In the event of a conflict between the Terms of Service and this Addendum, this Addendum will control. For avoidance of doubt, the limitation of liability provision set forth in the Terms of Service will govern this Addendum. This Addendum incorporates by reference the definitions set forth in Connecticut General Statutes §§ 10-234aa.
- All Student Data collected by VIDDI pursuant to a Connecticut School Subscriber’s use of VIDDI’s services are not the property of, nor under the control of, VIDDI.
- The Connecticut School Subscriber shall have access to and the ability to request the deletion of Student Data in VIDDI’s possession except in instances where such data is (A) otherwise prohibited from deletion or required to be retained under state or federal law, or (B) stored as a copy as part of a disaster recovery storage system and that is (i) inaccessible to the public, and (ii) unable to be used in the normal course of business by VIDDI. Connecticut School Subscribers may direct requests to access, delete or restrict further collection or use of a student’s personal information to [INSERT EMAIL ADDRESS]. VIDDI will comply with the Connecticut School Subscriber’s request in a commercially reasonable time. This provision shall not require VIDDI to delete information which has been aggregated and de-identified such that it no longer can be used to reasonably identify an individual student.
- VIDDI shall not use Student Data for any purposes not permitted by Connecticut General Statutes §§ 10-234aa through 10-234dd.
- A student, parent or legal guardian of a student may review personally identifiable information contained in Student Data and correct any erroneous information, if any, by submitting such request to the Connecticut School Subscriber. VIDDI will respond to such requests in accordance with the instructions conveyed by an authorized Connecticut School Subscriber representative.
- VIDDI shall take actions designed to ensure the security and confidentiality of Student Data.
- VIDDI will notify the Connecticut School Subscriber, in accordance with Connecticut General Statutes §§ 10-234dd, when there has been an unauthorized release, disclosure or acquisition of Student Data. Such notification will include the following steps: If there is any disclosure or access to any personally identifiable Student Data under VIDDI’s control by an unauthorized party, VIDDI will promptly notify the Connecticut School Subscriber and will use reasonable efforts to cooperate with their investigations of the incident. Because VIDDI may not maintain the type of personal information necessary to notify affected individuals, the Connecticut School Subscriber agrees that it shall be solely responsible for any and all notifications to affected individuals or other third parties that may be required by applicable law.
- Unless otherwise required by applicable law, Student Data shall not be retained or available to VIDDI upon termination of the Connecticut School Subscriber account, except for where data is anonymized, aggregated and/or de-identified such that it cannot be used to identify an individual student or a where a student, parent or legal guardian of a student may choose independently to establish or maintain information in a personal account.
- VIDDI and the Connecticut School Subscriber shall each ensure their own compliance with the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act of 1974, 20 U.S.C. § 1232g, as amended from time to time.
- VIDDI acknowledges and agrees to comply with the above and all other applicable aspects of Connecticut’s Student Data Privacy law according to Connecticut General Statutes §§ 10-234aa through 10-234dd.
- The laws of the State of Connecticut shall govern the rights and duties of VIDDI and the Connecticut School Subscriber under this Addendum. If any provision of the Addendum or the application of the Addendum is held invalid by a court of competent jurisdiction, the invalidity does not affect other provisions or applications of the Addendum which can be given effect without the invalid provision or application.