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Web Site Terms and Conditions of Use of Enroll.com

The blog and the webpages at the domain www.blog.enroll.com (the “Site”) is hosted and operated by Goodblogs, LLC, an Iowa limited liability company (“Goodblogs”).

THE OWNER OF THE PRIMARY DOMAIN DOES NOT HOST THIS BLOGGING SITE. PLEASE DIRECT ALL INQUIRIES ABOUT THE SITE TO GOODBLOGS.

Please carefully review these terms of use and conditions (collectively, “Terms of Use”). These Terms of Use are between you and the owner(s) of Goodblogs (also “we”, “us,” or our”). These Terms of Use along with our Privacy Policy, the terms of which are incorporated into these Terms of Use, govern your use of the Site, including your use of the Content found on the Site or publishing your own Content on the Site.

Your continued use of the Site constitutes acceptance of these Terms of Use, which are subject to change from time to time, and without notice. You should periodically review these Terms of Use for any changes. Unless stated otherwise, any changes to these Terms of Use will take effect on the date they are posted.

1. THE SITE

The text, images, graphics, data, links, software, audio, video, or other materials ("Content") found on the Site is provided to you by authors who publish to the Site. The Content found on the Site is owned by the person that published it, subject to a license granted to Goodblogs, and therefore, the Content cannot: (i) be republished by you or any other third-party without consent from the person that published it or prior written consent from Goodblogs; or (ii) plagiarized.

All trademarks, trade names, tag lines remain the sole and exclusive property of Goodblogs or their respective owners. The Content found on the Site is not reviewed, screened, censored, edited, or otherwise modified. By using the Site, you expressly relieve us from any and all liability arising from your use of the Site.

We may monitor your use of this Site, and may freely use and disclose any information and materials received from you or collected through your use of the Site for any lawful reason or purpose subject to the Privacy Policy.

We may change, suspend or discontinue any aspect of the Site at any time, including the availability of any Site feature, database, or Content. Company may also impose limits on certain features and services or restrict your access to parts or the entire Site without notice or liability.

The Site may contain links to third-party websites that are not owned or controlled by us. We have no control over, and assume no responsibility for, the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third-party websites. In addition, we will not and cannot censor or edit the content of any third-party site. By using this Site, you expressly relieve us from any and all liability arising from your use of any third-party website. Accordingly, we encourage you to be aware when you leave this Site to read the terms and conditions and privacy policies of every website that you visit.

2. POSTING CONTENT ON THE SITE.

You may post Content on the Site, provided you do so under the terms and conditions in these Terms of Use. You must be at least 18 years of age and have a PayPal account to submit Content. You will receive a one-time payment of ten dollars ($10) for each piece of Content that you submit to the Site that is promoted to main page of the Site. If your piece of Content is not promoted to the main page of the Site or is removed due to a violation of any of these Terms of Use, you will not receive any compensation. By submitting Content to us for the Site, you hereby grant us a worldwide, royalty-free, transferable, irrevocable, and perpetual exclusive license for online publication of the Content. Among other things, this grant allows us the ability to display commercial advertising on the Site in connection with the Content. As the author and copyright holder, you are free to use your Content in any other manner you choose, subject to the foregoing grant, and you will not otherwise be restricted by these Terms of Use for the Content that you create and post to this Site. However, In the event that you publish your Content in any off-line books, magazines, trade journals, or similar publication, you must apply the following text somewhere in proximity to the article, "This article originally appeared on Goodblogs".

By posting Content on the Site you agree, represent, and warrant that the material you are posting: (i) does not violate any applicable law, statute, ordinance, or regulation; (ii) does not violate the contractual or fiduciary rights of any third party; (iii) does not infringe any third party’s intellectual property rights, rights of publicity, or privacy; (iv) is not false or misleading or fraudulent; (v) does not misrepresent your affiliation with any person or entity; (vi) is not defaming; and (vii) is not pornographic, indecent, lewd, or suggestive.

3. DIGITAL MILLENNIUM COPYRIGHT ACT

Goodblogs respects the intellectual property rights of others and expects users to do the same. Pursuant to 17 U.S.C 512(c)(3) (Digital Millennium Copyright Act of 1998), Goodblogs’s designated agent to receive notice of alleged copyright infringement is:


Goodblogs, Inc.
PO Box 114
Decorah, Iowa 52101
contact@goodblogs.com

To file a notice of infringement with us, you need to fulfill the requirements specified in Title II of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act of 1998. The text of this statute can be found at the U.S. Copyright Office website, http://www.copyright.gov/legislation/pl105-304.pdf (visited September 16, 2011). Goodblogs will act pursuant to the Act to resolve claims of infringement. Those accused of copyright infringement are informed that repeated violation could result in permanent suspension from the Site.

4. DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES

YOU AGREE THAT YOUR USE OF THE SITE SHALL BE AT YOUR SOLE RISK. THE SITE AND ALL CONTENT THEREON ARE PROVIDED “AS IS”, “AS AVAILABLE” AND “WITH ALL FAULTS”. GOODBLOGS EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, WITH RESPECT TO ANY PRODUCTS OR SERVICES PROVIDED, FOUND OR ADVERTISED BY GOODBLOGS OR GOODBLOGS’S ADVERTISERS. GOODBLOGS MAKES NO WARRANTIES OR REPRESENTATIONS ABOUT THE ACCURACY OR COMPLETENESS OF THE SITE OR CONTENT OR THE CONTENT OF ANY WEBSITES LINKED FROM OR TO THIS SITE AND ASSUMES NO LIABILITY OR RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY (I) ERRORS, MISTAKES, INTERRUPTIONS OR INACCURACIES OF THE SITE OR CONTENT, (II) PERSONAL INJURY OR PROPERTY DAMAGE, OF ANY NATURE WHATSOEVER, RESULTING FROM YOUR ACCESS TO AND/OR USE OF OUR SITE, (III) ANY BUGS, VIRUSES, TROJAN HORSES, OR THE LIKE WHICH MAY BE TRANSMITTED TO OR THROUGH OUR SITE BY ANY THIRD PARTY, AND/OR (IV) ANY ERRORS OR OMISSIONS IN ANY CONTENT OR FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE OF ANY KIND INCURRED AS A RESULT OF THE USE OF ANY CONTENT, EMAILED, TRANSMITTED, OR OTHERWISE MADE AVAILABLE VIA THE SITE. GOODBLOGS DOES NOT WARRANT, ENDORSE, GUARANTEE, OR ASSUME RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY PRODUCT OR SERVICE ADVERTISED OR OFFERED BY A THIRD PARTY THROUGH THE GOODBLOGS SITE OR ANY HYPERLINKED SITE OR ANY SITE FEATURED IN ANY BANNER OR OTHER ADVERTISING ON THE SITE.

5. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

IN NO EVENT SHALL GOODBLOGS, ITS OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS OR LICENSEES (INCLUDING THE OWNERS OF THE PRIMARY DOMAIN), BE LIABLE TO YOU FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES WHATSOEVER RESULTING FROM ANY (I) ERRORS, MISTAKES, OR INACCURACIES OF CONTENT, (II) PERSONAL INJURY OR PROPERTY DAMAGE, OF ANY NATURE WHATSOEVER, RESULTING FROM YOUR ACCESS TO AND/OR USE OF GOODBLOGS’ SITE, (III) ANY UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR USE OF OUR SERVERS AND/OR ANY AND ALL PERSONAL INFORMATION AND/OR FINANCIAL INFORMATION STORED THEREIN, (IV) ANY INTERRUPTION OR CESSATION OF TRANSMISSION TO OR FROM OUR SITE, (IV) ANY BUGS, VIRUSES, TROJAN HORSES, OR THE LIKE, WHICH MAY BE TRANSMITTED TO OR THROUGH OUR SITE BY ANY THIRD PARTY, AND/OR (V) ANY ERRORS OR OMISSIONS IN ANY CONTENT OR FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE OF ANY KIND INCURRED AS A RESULT OF YOUR USE OF ANY CONTENT POSTED, EMAILED, TRANSMITTED, OR OTHERWISE MADE AVAILABLE VIA THE SITE, WHETHER BASED ON WARRANTY, CONTRACT, TORT, OR ANY OTHER LEGAL THEORY, AND WHETHER OR NOT GOODBLOGS IS ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. THE FOREGOING LIMITATION OF LIABILITY SHALL APPLY TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW IN THE APPLICABLE JURISDICTION.

6. INDEMNIFICATION

You agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless Goodblogs, its directors, officers, employees, agents, and licensees (including the owners of the primary domain) from and against any and all claims, damages, losses, liabilities, costs or debt, and expenses (including reasonable attorneys’ fees) that arise or result from (i) your use of and access to the Site; (ii) your violation of these Terms of Use, including, but not limited to, any obligation, representation, or warranty made herein; (iii) your violation of any third party right, including without limitation any intellectual property right, property right, or privacy right; and (iv) your negligence or breach of any agreement with users of the Site. This defense and indemnification obligation will survive termination of these Terms of Use and your use of the Site.

7. NOTICE

Goodblogs will give you any necessary notices by posting them on the Site. If you sign up to be an author for the Site, you authorize Goodblogs to send notices via electronic mail as well if it decides, in its sole discretion, to do so. You agree to check the Site for notices, and that you will be considered to have received a notice when it is made available to you by posting on the Site.

8. DISPUTES AND LEGAL PROCEEDINGS

The Services are governed by the laws of the State of Iowa, without regard to its conflict of laws provisions. Any dispute, controversy or claim arising out of or relating to these Terms of Use or the breach, termination or validity thereof shall be finally settled at Goodblogs’ discretion (i) in the Iowa District Court for Winneshiek County, or the United States District Court for the Northern District of Iowa; or (ii) in binding arbitration in the city of Cedar Rapids, Iowa by a panel of three arbitrators chosen, and an arbitration proceeding conducted in accordance with the rules then applying of the American Arbitration Association. The prevailing party in any such action or arbitration shall be entitled to an award of its reasonable attorney’s fees and other costs incurred with respect to such arbitration. The parties further agree that judgment on the award rendered by the Arbitrators may be entered in any court having jurisdiction thereof. YOU AGREE THAT YOU MAY BRING CLAIMS AGAINST GOODBLOGS ONLY IN YOUR INDIVIDUAL CAPACITY AND NOT AS A PLAINTIFF OR CLASS MEMBER IN ANY PURPORTED CLASS OR REPRESENTATIVE PROCEEDING. If any provision of this Agreement becomes or is declared by a court of competent jurisdiction to be illegal, unenforceable or void, this Agreement shall continue in full force and effect without said provision.

You agree that money damages would not be a sufficient remedy for breach of this provision, and Goodblogs shall be entitled to specific performance for any such breach in addition to any other remedies available to it at law or in equity. No waiver of any term in these Terms of Use shall be deemed a further or continuing waiver of such term or any other term.

9. MISCELLANEOUS

These Terms of Use, including the Privacy Policy, comprises the entire agreement between you and Goodblogs with respect to the use of the Site and supersedes all prior agreements between the parties regarding the subject matter contained herein. If any part of this Agreement or any part of any provision hereof, is adjudicated to be invalid or void, then the remaining provisions shall be executed insofar as the remaining provisions are capable of execution.

This Site is intended for persons at least 13 years old. In accordance with the Federal Children's Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998 (COPPA), Goodblogs will never knowingly solicit nor will it accept personally identifiable information from users known to be under thirteen (13) years of age.