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Please read this legal statement and the corresponding privacy statement carefully before using the Prince Institute Internet Web site. If you do not agree to the terms of this Legal Statement or the Privacy Statement, please do not use the Prince Institute Internet Web site. By using the Prince Institute Internet Web site, you are indicating your agreement to be bound by the terms of this legal statement and your acceptance of the Prince Institute privacy statement.
 
Prince Institute and its affiliates provide their services to you subject to the following notices, terms, and conditions. In addition, when you use any service of Prince Institute or its Internet Web site, you will be subject to the rules, guidelines, policies, terms, and conditions applicable to that service and you will be subject to all governing state and federal laws, including applicable patent, copyright, trademark, and other intellectual property laws.
 
Copyright
This site, in its entirety, is the sole property of Prince Institute or its content suppliers and protected by U.S. and international copyright laws. The compilation (meaning the collection, arrangement, and assembly) of all content on this site is the exclusive property of Prince Institute and is protected by U.S. and international copyright laws. All software used on this site is the property of Prince Institute or its affiliates and is protected by U.S. and international copyright laws. The content and software on this site may be used as a personal shopping and e-commerce resource. Any other use, including the reproduction, modification, distribution, creation of derivative works, transmission, republication, display, or performance of the content on this site is strictly prohibited. The application of this site, into any other site, is strictly prohibited unless pre-approved by Prince Institute.
 
Use of Site
By accessing this site you are agreeing to all of the terms, conditions, and statements included in this legal statement. The entirety of this site or any portion of this site may not be reproduced, duplicated, copied, sold, resold, or otherwise exploited for any commercial purpose that is not expressly permitted by Prince Institute. The Prince Institute Internet Web site(s) may not be linked to any other site without prior consent of Prince Institute. Prince Institute and its affiliates reserve the right to refuse service, terminate accounts, and/or cancel orders at its discretion, including, without limitation, if Prince Institute believes that customer conduct violates applicable law, disrupts our normal business activities, or is harmful to the interests of Prince Institute and its affiliates.
 
E-mail
By registering with us, you are consenting to receive e-mail from us regarding your registration or your order. Additionally, by registering or placing an order with us, you are consenting to receive commercial e-mail and mailed promotional product information from us.
 
Third Party Property
You agree that you may upload to the software files or otherwise transmit on or through the Prince Institute Internet Web site(s), only content that is not subject to any rights of any third parties, or content in which any holder of such rights has given express authorization for distribution on the Internet. By submitting content to Prince Institute, you automatically grant, or warrant that the owner of such content has expressly granted, the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, non-exclusive, and fully sublicensable right to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, perform, and display such content (in whole or part) worldwide and/or to incorporate it in other works in any form, media, or technology now known or later developed for the full term of any rights that may exist in such content.
 
Reviews and Comments
If, at any time, Prince Institute enables site visitors to post reviews of and comments relating to Prince Institute, then the party posting that comment or review grants Prince Institute and its affiliates a non-exclusive, royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable and fully sub-licensable right to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, and display such reviews and comments throughout the world in any media. You also grant Prince Institute and its affiliates the right to use the name that you submit with any review or comment, if any, in connection with such review or comment.
 
Prohibited Conduct and Use
You agree to use the Prince Institute Internet Web site(s) only for lawful purposes. You are expressly prohibited from placing any message in any product or otherwise transmitting through the Prince Institute any unlawful, harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, sexually explicit, profane, hateful, racially, ethnically, or otherwise objectionable material of any kind, including without limitation, any material that encourages conduct that would constitute a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability, or otherwise violate any applicable local, state, national, or international law (collectively, "Prohibited Conduct"). You agree and acknowledge that Prince Institute is not responsible or liable to you or any other party for any Prohibited Conduct by any user of the Prince Institute Internet Web site(s) at any time.
 
Notwithstanding anything in this legal statement to the contrary, Prince Institute is in no way obligated to monitor any user's use of the Prince Institute Internet Web site(s) or to monitor, retain, review and/or edit the contents of any message transmitted through the Prince Institute Internet Web site(s). However, Prince Institute does reserve the right, at any time, to monitor, review, retain, edit, and/or disclose any information as we determine necessary, in our sole discretion, to: (i) satisfy any applicable law, regulation, legal process, or governmental request; (ii) protect and defend our rights and property; (iii) enforce this Legal Statement; (iv) protect against misuse or unauthorized use of the Prince Institute Internet Web site(s); and (v) protect the interests of our users or the public.
 
You are expressly prohibited from using a false e-mail address or other identifying information. Further, you may not send products (with or without messages) to people or other entities on mailing lists that you do not have full rights to use.  
 
Linked Sites
The Prince Institute Internet Web site(s) may contain links to other Web sites solely for your convenience. Prince Institute does not endorse nor make any warranties or representations about any Web site you may access through a link from the Prince Institute Internet Web site. You agree and acknowledge that you (and not Prince Institute) assume all risk for any dealings or transactions of any nature, including without limitation, the purchase of any products or services from, or the reliance upon any information or materials contained in, such linked sites.
 
Limitation of Liability
UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, NEGLIGENCE, SHALL Prince Institute BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, EXEMPLARY, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES THAT RESULT FROM ANY PRODUCTS, GOODS, OR SERVICES PURCHASED OR OTHERWISE TRANSMITTED FROM THE Prince Institute INTERNET WEB SITE, THE USE OF, OR THE INABILITY TO USE, THE MATERIALS IN THE Prince Institute INTERNET WEB SITE, EVEN IF Prince Institute OR A Prince Institute AUTHORIZED REPRESENTATIVE HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. IN NO EVENT SHALL Prince Institute's TOTAL LIABILITY TO YOU FOR ALL DAMAGES, LOSSES, AND CAUSES OF ACTION, WHETHER IN CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, NEGLIGENCE) OR OTHERWISE EXCEED THE AMOUNT PAID BY YOU, IF ANY, FOR THE PURCHASE ON THE Prince Institute INTERNET WEB SITE. APPLICABLE LAW MAY NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY OR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
 
Disclaimer
THE CONTENT, MATERIALS, AND PRODUCTS ON THE Prince Institute INTERNET WEB SITE ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" AND WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE PURSUANT TO APPLICABLE LAW, Prince Institute DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. Prince Institute DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE OPERATION OF THE Prince Institute INTERNET WEB SITE, OR THE FUNCTIONS CONTAINED IN THE CONTENT, MATERIALS OR PRODUCTS, WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE, THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, OR THAT THE Prince Institute INTERNET WEB SITE OR THE SERVER THAT MAKES IT AVAILABLE ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. Prince Institute DOES NOT WARRANT OR MAKE ANY REPRESENTATION REGARDING THE USE OR THE RESULTS OF THE USE OF THE CONTENT, MATERIALS, OR PRODUCTS IN THE Prince Institute INTERNET WEB SITE REGARDING THEIR CORRECTNESS, ACCURACY, RELIABILITY, OR OTHERWISE. YOU (AND NOT Prince Institute) ASSUME THE ENTIRE COST OF ALL NECESSARY SERVICING, REPAIR, OR CORRECTION.  APPLICABLE LAW MAY NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES SO THE ABOVE EXCLUSION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
 
Usage by Children
Prince Institute does not solicit the use of the Prince Institute Internet Web site or purchase of products offered on the Prince Institute Internet Web site by minors. However, Prince Institute cannot prevent such use or purchase and cannot prevent minors from visiting the Prince Institute Internet Web site. Parents, guardians, and those responsible for supervising minors are solely responsible for determining what materials, products, and services are suitable for such children to view and/or purchase. 
 
Prince Institute requires that use of the Prince Institute Internet Web site be made either by: (a) individuals 18 years old or older; or (b) individuals under 18 years of age under the direct supervision of a parent, guardian, or other responsible individual with such parent, guardian, or other responsible individual's verifiable permission for such use, including the collection by Prince Institute of certain information in accordance with this Legal Statement. In addition, Prince Institute requires that any purchase from the Prince Institute Internet Web site be by: (a) individuals of legal age; or (b) by minors under the direct supervision of a parent, guardian, or other responsible individual with such parent, guardian, or other responsible individual's verifiable permission for such purchase. EACH TIME YOU USE THE Prince Institute INTERNET WEB SITE OR PURCHASE A PRODUCT OR SERVICE FROM THE Prince Institute INTERNET WEB SITE, YOU ARE REPRESENTING THAT YOU ARE EITHER: (A) 18 YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER; OR (B) A MINOR WHO IS USING THE Prince Institute INTERNET WEB SITE AND PURCHASING SUCH PRODUCT OR SERVICE UNDER THE SUPERVISION, AND WITH THE VERIFIABLE PERMISSION OF, A PARENT, GUARDIAN, OR OTHER RESPONSIBLE INDIVIDUAL FOR SUCH PURCHASE AND FOR THE COLLECTION OF CERTAIN INFORMATION IN ACCORDANCE WITH THIS LEGAL STATEMENT.
 
Jurisdictional Issues
Unless otherwise specified, the materials in the Prince Institute Internet Web site(s) are presented solely for the purpose of promoting products and services available in the United States, its territories, possessions, and protectorates. Prince Institute makes no representation that materials in the Prince Institute Internet Web site(s), or the products and services promoted in the Prince Institute Internet Web site(s), are appropriate or available for use outside the United States. Those who choose to access the Prince Institute Internet Web site(s) from outside the United States do so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with local laws, if and to the extent local laws are applicable. Software from the Prince Institute Internet Web site(s) is further subject to United States export controls. No software from the Prince Institute Internet Web site(s) may be downloaded or otherwise exported or re-exported (i) into (or to a national or resident of) Cuba, Iraq, Libya, North Korea, Iran, Syria, or any other country to which the United States has embargoed goods; or (ii) to anyone on the U.S. Treasury Department's list of Specially Designated Nationals or the U.S. Commerce Department's Table of Deny Orders. By downloading or using the software, you represent and warrant that you are not located in, under the control of, or a national or resident of any such country or on any such list.
 
Applicable Law
Prince Institute is incorporated in the State of Delaware, USA. As such, the laws of the State of Delaware will govern these disclaimers, terms, and conditions, without giving effect to any principles of conflicts of laws. We reserve the right to make changes to our site and these disclaimers, terms, and conditions at any time.
 
Our Address and Telephone Number
Prince Institute—a Stenograph School
Stenograph, L.L.C.
596 W. Lamont Road
Elmhurst, IL 60126-1022
(630) 532-5100
 
Effective July 1, 2011