ECEP (collectively, "we," "us" or "ECEP") provides you access to the ECEP products: websites, available at the entry-point URL http://www.ecepvn.org and http://ilearn.ecepvn.org; mobile app on Appstore; mobile app on Google Play; and to the information, services and other materials available on and through the Websites and the mobile apps (collectively, the "Products"), subject to the terms and conditions described in this document (these "Terms of Use") and any other guidelines, rules or licenses posted in connection with the the products.

Your Acceptance of Terms

By accessing and/or using the Class Sites or Online Courses, you agree to be bound by these Terms of Use, whether you are:

You are authorized to use the ECEP’s products only if you agree to abide by all applicable laws, rules and regulations and the terms of these Terms of Use.

IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THESE TERMS OF USE, THEN YOU MAY NOT ACCESS OR USE ECEP’S PRODUCTS. ECEP'S ACCEPTANCE IS EXPRESSLY CONDITIONED UPON YOUR ASSENT TO ALL OF THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF THESE TERMS OF USE, TO THE EXCLUSION OF ALL OTHER TERMS.

We reserve the right to change or modify these Terms of Use at our sole discretion at any time. Any change or modification to these Terms of Use will be effective immediately upon posting by ECEP on our Website. We will take reasonable steps to notify you of any changes or modifications to these Terms of Use, but you are responsible for periodically reviewing the most up to date version of these Terms of Use.

Your continued use of the ECEP’s products constitutes acceptance of any changes or modification made by us to these Terms of Use.

User Accounts and User Registration; Educational Partners

While any Visitor can view the general information on our Websites, in order to use the products and subscribe the courses, you must select a login identification ("User ID") and a user password ("User Password") that is unique and entirely different from your User ID (collectively, a "User Account"). You agree that you will never divulge or share access or access information to your User Account with any third party for any reason.

In setting up your User Account, you may be prompted or required to enter additional information, including but not limited to your name and email address. Additional information may be required to confirm your identity. You understand and agree that all information provided by you is accurate, current and complete and that you will maintain and update your information to keep it accurate, current and complete. You acknowledge that if any information provided by you is untrue, inaccurate, not current or incomplete, we reserve the right to terminate your use of the products and your course subscription.

In addition to the registration process, as part of your use of our products, we may obtain certain information about you and your performance in the subscribed courses. Some of this information may be personally identifiable information. We may use, maintain, and store this information to provide certain services to you now and in the future and may share such information with third parties in conjunction with such services. For example, as further detailed in our Privacy Policy, we may share certain materials or information about you with third parties.

Our Privacy Policy further explains how we treat information collected and received from you when you use the Online Courses. Our Privacy Policy is hereby incorporated into these Terms of Use by reference. Please read this policy carefully for disclosures relating to the collection, use, and disclosure of your personal information. (Link to Privacy Policy)

Our products are available to any User. However, access to the course contents such as lectures is restricted to Students that have a registered User Account. By registering, you agree that:

          you are subscribed for the course only once and will not set up multiple User Accounts;
          and
          you will abide by these Terms of Use.

ECEP and the authors of the courses reserve the right to alter, modify or rearrange the schedule of topics for the Courses. Students acknowledge that ECEP and the authors maintain the right and ability to adapt, modify or revise the courses as ECEP and the instructors deem appropriate.

User Conduct Policy

To the extent you are registered or enrolled as a student in, or are otherwise attending, an Educational Partner or other institution with its own policy regarding student and/or employee conduct or an "honor code," those terms shall apply to you as a student and/or employee of such institution. Additionally, unless the following conflicts with such a policy or honor code, any User of the Online Courses agrees that he or she:

As a condition of accessing the products and/or using the Online Courses, you agree not to (a) reproduce, duplicate, copy, sell, resell or exploit for any commercial purposes any portion of the Online Courses other than as expressly allowed under these Terms of Use; (b) use ECEP’s name, trademarks, service marks, or other materials in connection with, or to transmit, any unsolicited communications or emails; (c) use any high volume, automated, or electronic means to access the products (including without limitation robots, spiders or scripts); (d) frame the Websites, place pop-up windows over its pages, or otherwise affect the display of its pages; (e) falsely state, impersonate, or otherwise misrepresent your identity, including but not limited to the use of a pseudonym or misrepresenting your affiliations with a person or entity, past or present; (f) force headers or otherwise manipulate identifiers in order to disguise the origin of any communication transmitted through the Online Courses; or (g) interfere with or disrupt the Online Courses or servers or networks connected to the Online Courses, or disobey any requirements, procedures, policies or regulations of networks connected to the Online Courses.

In addition, you may not post, upload, or transmit to or otherwise make available through the products or Online Courses any content, communications, or other information (collectively, "Unauthorized Content"):

ECEP's Intellectual Property Rights

The Websites, mobile apps and other related services are owned and operated by ECEP. We reserves the right at any time and from time to time to modify, discontinue, temporarily or permanently, these products and services, or any part of portion thereof, with or without notice to you. You agree that ECEP shall not be liable to you or to any third party for any modifications, suspensions or discontinuance of the products and services, or any portion thereof. Nothing in these Terms of Use shall be construed to obligate ECEP to maintain and support the products and services, or any part of portion thereof, during the term of these Terms of Use.

All content or other material available on the products, including but not limited to on-line lectures, speeches, video lessons, quizzes, presentation materials, and other images, text, layouts, arrangements, displays, illustrations, documents, materials, audio and video clips, HTML and files (collectively, the "Content"), are the property of courses’ authors and ECEP and/or its affiliates or licensors and are protected by copyright, patent and/or other proprietary intellectual property rights under Vietnamese and foreign law.

ECEP logos, trademarks and service marks which may appear on the ECEP products ("Marks"), are the property of ECEP and are protected under Vietnamese and foreign laws. All other trademarks, service marks and logos used on the products, with or without attribution, are the trademarks, service marks or logos of their respective owners. In addition, elements of the products are protected by trade dress and other federal and state intellectual property laws and may not be copied, reproduced, downloaded or distributed in any way in whole or in part without the express written consent of ECEP.

Except as otherwise expressly permitted in these Terms of Use, you may not copy, sell, display, reproduce, publish, modify, create derivative works from, transfer, distribute or otherwise commercially exploit in any manner the products, or any Content. You may not reverse-engineer, decompile, disassemble or otherwise access the source code for any software that may be used to operate the products. From time to time, ECEP may include software, code, instructions, or other such information in the Content or materials for the courses; any such information is provided on an "as-is" basis for instructional purposes only and is subject to the Disclaimer of Warranties and Limitation of Liabilities sections below and other terms herein. Any use of such information for commercial purposes is strictly prohibited. ECEP and/or its affiliates and licensors reserve all rights not expressly granted herein to the products, courses, Content, and Marks.

License to Use the products and courses

Subject to your compliance with these Terms of Use, ECEP hereby grants you a freely revocable, worldwide, non-exclusive, non-transferable, non-sublicensable limited right and license (a) to access, internally use and display the products and courses, including the Content, at your location solely as necessary to subscribe the courses as permitted hereunder, and (b) to download the Educational Content (as defined below) so that you may exercise the rights granted to you under the section entitled "Creative Commons license" below. You must abide by all copyright notices or restrictions contained on the products or the Content. You may not delete any attributions, legal or proprietary notices on the products or the Content.

Creative Commons License

ECEP hereby grants you a license in and to the Educational Content under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/4.0/ and successor locations for such license) (the "CC License"), provided that, in each case, the Educational Content is specifically marked as being subject to the CC License. As used herein, "Educational Content" means the educational materials made available to you through the courses, including such on-line lectures, speeches, video lessons, presentation materials, homework assignments, programming assignments, code samples, and other educational materials and tools, but, in any event, specifically excluding any Secure Testing Materials. Such Educational Content will be considered the "Work" under the terms of the CC License. "Secure Testing Materials" refers to any exams or other testing materials that are used for certification purposes. Without limiting the generality of the terms of the CC License, the following are types of uses that ECEP expressly defines as falling outside of the definition of "non-commercial":

Services Availability and Limitations

You acknowledge and agree that ECEP’s products and services are not available at all times, and that certain usage limits may apply. Please refer to the FAQ for additional information about limitations and hours of availability. You also understand that ECEP, at its sole discretion, may limit, suspend, or terminate your use of all ECEP-provided products and services. You also understand that ECEP may modify or discontinue all products and services at its sole discretion.

Disclaimer of Warranties

You expressly acknowledge and agree that your use of the products and all Content and related services is at your sole risk and responsibility. THE ONLINE COURSES (INCLUDING ANY CONTENT) ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" WITH NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NONINFRINGEMENT. YOU ASSUME TOTAL RESPONSIBILITY AND THE ENTIRE RISK FOR YOUR USE OF THE ONLINE COURSES AND CONTENT.

WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, WE DO NOT WARRANT THAT (A) THE PRODUCTS, CONTENT, OR THE ONLINE COURSES WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS OR EXPECTATIONS OR ACHIEVE THE INTENDED PURPOSES, (B) THE PRODUCTS OR THE ONLINE COURSES WILL NOT EXPERIENCE OUTAGES OR OTHERWISE BE UNINTERRUPTED, TIMELY, SECURE OR ERROR-FREE, (C) THE INFORMATION OR CONTENT OBTAINED THROUGH THE PRODUCTS OR THE ONLINE COURSES, SUCH AS CHAT ROOM SERVICES, WILL BE ACCURATE, COMPLETE, CURRENT, ERROR-FREE, COMPLETELY SECURE OR RELIABLE, OR (D) THAT DEFECTS IN OR ON THE PRODUCTS OR CONTENT WILL BE CORRECTED. YOU ASSUME ALL RISK OF PERSONAL INJURY, INCLUDING DEATH AND DAMAGE TO PERSONAL PROPERTY, SUSTAINED FROM USE OF THE ONLINE COURSES AND CONTENT.

Disclaimer of Affiliation


ECEP is not affiliated with Coursera, edX, Khan Academy, MIT OpenCourseWare, Open Yale Courses, webcast.berkeley, Youtube.

Limitation of Liability

UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL ECEP BE LIABLE TO THE USER OR ANY THIRD PARTY WITH RESPECT TO ANY SUBJECT MATTER OF THESE TERMS OF USE (INCLUDING ANY BREACH OF SECURITY OR DATA LOSS) UNDER ANY CONTRACT, NEGLIGENCE, STRICT LIABILITY OR OTHER THEORY FOR ANY INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OR LOST PROFITS, LOSS OR INACCURACY OF DATA OR DOCUMENTS OR COST OF PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE GOODS, SERVICES OR TECHNOLOGY, EVEN IF ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES OR WHETHER ANY REMEDY SET FORTH HEREIN FAILS OF ITS ESSENTIAL PURPOSE OR OTHERWISE. ECEP'S TOTAL CUMULATIVE LIABILITY ARISING OUT OF OR RELATED TO THESE TERMS OF USE WILL NOT EXCEED THE GREATER OF TWENTY U.S. DOLLARS ($20) OR THE AMOUNT OF FEES RECEIVED BY ECEP FROM THE COMPLAINING USER FOR THE USE OF THE CLASS SITES OR ONLINE COURSES; THE EXISTENCE OF MULTIPLE CLAIMS SHALL NOT EXPAND OR INCREASE THE FOREGOING LIMITATION. THE PARTIES ACKNOWLEDGE THAT THIS CLAUSE REFLECTS THE AGREED UPON ALLOCATION OF RISK BETWEEN THE PARTIES AND THAT ECEP WOULD NOT ENTER INTO THESE TERMS OF USE OR MAKE THE ONLINE COURSES AVAILABLE TO USER WITHOUT THESE LIMITATIONS ON LIABILITY. THIS LIMITATION OF LIABILITY WILL APPLY NOTWITHSTANDING THE FAILURE OF ESSENTIAL PURPOSE OF ANY LIMITED REMEDY SET FORTH HEREIN.

Linking to Other Sites

The products may contain links to pages on other websites ("Linked Sites"), and those Linked Sites may contain content or offer products and/or services for sale. ECEP does not author, edit, control, or monitor these Linked Sites. You acknowledge and agree that (a) we have no responsibility for the accuracy or availability of information provided by Linked Sites, and (b) we do not control or endorse the sponsors of such Linked Sites or the content, products, advertising, or other materials presented on such Linked Sites. We may remove any Linked Sites from the products at any time for any reason or for no reason.

ECEP WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY TRANSACTIONS CONDUCTED BY YOU WITH THIRD PARTIES THROUGH THE LINKED SITES OR FOR ANY LIABILITY ARISING FROM THE REPRESENTATIONS OR INFORMATION PROVIDED ON SUCH LINKED SITES.

We appreciate that Linked Sites may contain material in which the operator of the Linked Sites has intellectual property rights. We respect those rights and provide the links for information purposes only. The fact that we have linked to any Linked Site does not create or imply any relationship or partnership with the operator of such Linked Site.

Indemnity

You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless ECEP, its subsidiaries and affiliates, and each of their officers, directors, agents, employees, and assignees from any and all claims, liabilities, expenses and damages, including reasonable attorneys' fees and costs, made by any third party relating to or arising out of (a) your use or attempted use of the products or Online Courses in violation of these Terms of Use, (b) your use or attempted use of any code, program, data, information or any other Content provided on the products or through the Online Courses in a manner inconsistent with these Terms of Use, (c) your use or your violation of any law or rights of any third party, or (d) your information you post or otherwise make available on the products or through the Online Courses, including without limitation any claim of infringement of intellectual property or other proprietary rights.

Termination of Rights

You agree that ECEP, in its sole discretion, may deactivate your account or otherwise terminate your use of the products or Online Courses for any reason or no reason, including, without limitation, if ECEP believes that you have (a) breached these Terms of Use; (b) infringed the intellectual property rights of a third party; (c) posted, uploaded or transmitted Unauthorized Content to the products; or (d) violated or acted inconsistently with the letter or spirit of these Terms of Use. You agree that any deactivation or termination of your access to the products or Online Courses may be effected without prior notice to you and that ECEP shall not be liable to you nor any third party for any termination of your account or the Online Courses. You also acknowledge that ECEP may retain and store your information on ECEP’s systems notwithstanding any termination of your account or the Online Courses.

Dispute Procedure and Claims of Copyright Infringement

ECEP respects the rights and intellectual property of others, and we ask our users to do the same. If you believe that your product or other work has been misrepresented or used in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, or your intellectual property rights have been otherwise violated, please provide ECEP's Copyright Agent with the following information:

ECEP's Copyright Agent for notices of disputes or claims of copyright or other intellectual property infringement can be reached as follows:

Copyright Agent

ECEP.

Email: contact@ecepvn.org

Miscellaneous Provisions

You affirm that you are either 18 years of age or older, or an emancipated minor, or possess legal parental or guardian consent, and are fully able and competent to enter into these terms, conditions, obligations, affirmations, representations and warranties set forth in these Terms of Use. In any case, you affirm that you are over the age of 13 as the Online Courses are not intended for children under 13. If you under 13 years of age, do not use the products or Online Courses.

ECEP may freely transfer or assign any portion of its rights or delegate its obligations under these Terms of Use. You shall not transfer or assign, by operation of law or otherwise, any portion of your rights or delegate your obligations under these Terms of Use without the prior written consent of ECEP.

These Terms of Use shall be governed by, construed and enforced in accordance with the laws of Vietnam, as it is applied to agreements entered into and to be performed entirely within Vietnam and without giving effect to any principles of conflict of laws. You agree that any legal lawsuit or other action brought by ECEP, you or any third party to enforce these Terms of Use, or in connection with any matters related to the products or Online Courses, shall be subject only to the jurisdiction of the courts located in Vietnam. ECEP makes no representations that the products operate (or are legally permitted to operate) in all geographic areas, or that the information, services or related products offered through our products are appropriate or available for use in other locations. Accessing the products from territories where the products, or any content or functionality of the products or portions thereof, including but not limited to functionality discussed in the Privacy Policy, is illegal is expressly prohibited. If you choose to access the products, you agree and acknowledge that you do so on your own initiative and at your own risk and that you are solely responsible for compliance with all applicable laws.

If any provision of these Terms of Use is found to be unlawful, void, or for any reason unenforceable, then that provision shall be deemed severable from the other provisions herein, and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions. ECEP shall have no liability under these Terms of Use to the extent arising from any failure of ECEP to perform any of its obligations under these Terms of Use due to any fire, flood, earthquakes, other acts of God, war, civil unrest, terrorism, Internet failures, governmental act or court order, national emergency, strikes or labor disputes or any other event not within ECEP's reasonable control. ECEP shall not be responsible for damage or other problems caused by any unauthorized change to these Terms of Use made by way of hacking or cracking this page.

Any delay or failure on the part of ECEP to enforce any rights under these Terms of Use to which it may be entitled shall not, in any event, be construed as a waiver of the right and privilege to do so at any subsequent time.

These Terms of Use constitute the entire agreement between you and ECEP relating to the matters set forth herein, and shall not be modified except in writing, as posted on the websites by ECEP or through a specific writing between you and ECEP.

Any notice which may be required to be given to us under these Terms of Use may be sent to us by emailing to the following addresses:

ECEP

Email: contact@ecepvn.org

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Our Terms of Use were last updated on December 14, 2014.