This page states the Terms and Conditions (“Terms”) under which you, the Web Site visitor (“You” or “Your” or “Yourself”) may use this Web site (“Our Site”), which is owned by The Dog’s Way LLC (“TDW” or “We” or “Us” or “Our”) unless otherwise covered by a separate TOS. By using this Web site, you agree to be bound by all of the Terms and Conditions set forth below. If You do not accept these Terms and Conditions, please do not use this Web site. We may, in Our sole discretion, revise these Terms and Conditions at any time; therefore, you should visit this page periodically to review the Terms and Conditions. Having such access to and use of the Site (including the content of such Site) through Us is collectively referred to as “the Service(s).”
PLEASE READ THESE TERMS CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THE SERVICES. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THESE TERMS, PLEASE DO NOT USE THE SERVICES OR OTHERWISE ACCESS THE SITE.
You may use Our Site for legal purposes only. Your rights to use this Site may be further limited by federal law or the laws or regulations in Your particular state or locality.
Your Acceptance of the Terms and Conditions
The Rights We Grant to You, the Site Visitor
The contents of this Web site, such as text, graphics, images, video, and other content (the “Site Material”), are protected by copyright under both United States and foreign laws. We authorize You, non-exclusive and non-transferable, access to view the Site Material for Your personal use. This authorization is not a transfer of title in the Site Content or copies of the Site Content. Unauthorized use of the Site Material violates copyright, trademark, and other laws. You may not sell or modify Our Site Material or reproduce, display, distribute, or otherwise use the Site Material in any way for any public or commercial purpose. The names, marks, and logos included in the Site Material are, unless otherwise noted, registered and/or common law trademarks owned by or licensed to The Dog’s Way LLC. Marks not belonging to Us belong to their respective third-party owners and We claim no rights in them. The use of these marks or the Site Material, except as provided in these Terms and Conditions, is prohibited.
You acknowledge that the Service contains “Site Content,” which collectively refers to any of the following owned by Us or certain third parties as specified hereunder: any text, graphics, images, information, software, audio and video clips, links, logos, icons, and other material, including but not limited to proprietary and confidential information, copyrights, patents, trade secrets, trade dress, service marks, and trademarks, including the Marks (as defined below). Any Site Content owned by Us is referred to herein as “Our Site Material.” Site Content may also include “Third Party Site Material” and “User Information,” both as defined below. Our Site Material may include technical inaccuracies or typographical errors. We reserve the right to make changes and updates to any information contained on Our Site without prior notice.
Rights to the Site Content
All Site Content, in whole or in part, is protected by all applicable copyright laws, international conventions or treaties, and any other intellectual property or proprietary laws, and, unless in the public domain, belonging to third parties, or unless otherwise stated, is owned by Us, whether or not such rights are expressly identified in, or in connection with, such Site Content.
You understand and agree that You may not remove, alter, or cover any copyright or other proprietary notices placed on Our Site. No other license to use any of the Site Content is given or implied without the respective owner’s prior written consent. You may not transfer the Site Content to any other person unless You give him or her notice of, and s/he agrees to accept, the obligations arising under these Terms. You agree that You will not refer to or attribute any information to Us in any public medium (regardless of form) for advertising, public relations, marketing, or other purpose (including informing or influencing any third party).
Unless otherwise specified hereunder, you may not download, sell, rent, modify, reproduce, display, distribute, redistribute, re-publicize, re-transmit, participate in the transfer or sale, create derivative works, or in any way exploit or otherwise use the Site Content, in whole or in part, in any way without the respective owner’s prior written consent.
The names, marks, logos, and/or text appearing on the Site Content (“Marks”) are registered and unregistered trademarks owned by Us (or identified clients, vendors, or others) and protected under all applicable laws, except as otherwise noted on the Site. Unless otherwise specified hereunder, such Marks may not be used in any way that is not expressly authorized by Us or the respective owner, in any manner that is likely to cause confusion among the public about Us or Our business (or the respective owner and its business), or in any manner that disparages or discredits Us (or the respective owner and its business).
You agree that You will not copy or reproduce any Mark of Ours, unless specifically authorized to do so, to imply an endorsement by or relationship with Us.
User Rules and User Information
As a user of the Service, you agree to carefully read and abide by the Agreement, including any user rules of conduct as specified below. You must be over 18 to access and use Our Site and Services. If You are over 18, You agree to take full and active responsibility to prevent the use of Our Site and Services by any children under 18 You may be responsible for as a parent or legal guardian. If You are under 18, You may not access and use the Site and Services without Your parent’s or legal guardian’s supervision.
The submission of such information to Us shall in no way prevent the purchase, manufacture, or use of similar products, services, plans, and ideas by Us for any purpose whatever and We shall be free to reproduce, use, disclose, and distribute the information to others without restriction. We shall be free to use the content of any such communications, including any ideas, inventions, concepts, techniques, or know-how disclosed therein, for any purpose including developing, manufacturing, and/or marketing goods or services. Unless otherwise specified, you waive all rights to any claim against Us for any alleged or actual infringements of any proprietary rights, intellectual property rights, rights of privacy and publicity, moral rights, and rights of attribution in connection with such User Information. We disclaim any liability for disclosure of User Information as a result of errors in transmission by third parties or unauthorized acts of third parties.
Improper Use of Our Site and Our Service
TDW may or may not pre-screen Content, but shall NOT be liable for any client Content which has been posted, transmitted or distributed, or cause to be posted, transmitted, or distributed, any material that (1) violates any local, state, national or international laws; (2) violates the proprietary rights, intellectual property rights (including without limitation copyright and trademark rights), rights of privacy or publicity, moral rights, rights of attribution, or any other related rights of others; (3) is intended to advertise or solicit business including but not limited to any multi-level marketing scheme; (4) purports to be provided by another person; (5) is obscene, harassing, threatening, defamatory, libelous, or abusive; or (6) is a chain letter or part of a pyramid scheme. You agree not to impersonate any person or entity or otherwise misrepresent Your affiliation with a person or entity. You agree not to “stalk” or otherwise harass another or store personal data about other users. You may not introduce any material into Our Site that contains any viruses, Trojan horses, worms, time bombs, or other computer programming routines that may damage, interfere with, or appropriate Our Site or any information residing on Our Site. We reserve the right to delete any information You post on Our Site that We in Our sole discretion determine to be inaccurate, violative of the law, or otherwise violative of Our policies. If You use, or attempt to use, Our Site or its Content for improper purposes including without limitation tampering, hacking, modifying, or otherwise corrupting the security of Our Site, you will be responsible for all damages including, but not limited to, criminal prosecution and civil and criminal penalties.
Disclaimer of Warranties
Although We strive for accuracy in all elements of the Site Material, it may contain inaccuracies or typographical errors. We make no representations about the accuracy, reliability, completeness, or timeliness of the material on this Web Site or about the results to be obtained from using Our Site. You use Our Site and its material at Your own risk.
WE DO NOT WARRANT THAT THE WEBSITE WILL OPERATE ERROR-FREE OR THAT THE WEBSITE AND ITS SERVER ARE FREE OF COMPUTER VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL MATERIAL. IF YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITE OR THE SITE’S MATERIAL RESULTS IN THE NEED FOR SERVICING OR REPLACING EQUIPMENT OR DATA, WE SHALL NOT BE RESPONSIBLE FOR THOSE COSTS. THIS WEBSITE AND ITS MATERIAL ARE PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS WITHOUT ANY WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND. WE AND OUR AFFILIATES, TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION THE WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY, OF NON-INFRINGEMENT OF THIRD PARTIES’ RIGHTS, AND OF FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. WE AND OUR AFFILIATES MAKE NO WARRANTIES ABOUT THE ACCURACY, RELIABILITY, COMPLETENESS, OR TIMELINESS OF THE MATERIAL, SERVICES, SOFTWARE, TEXT, GRAPHICS, AND LINKS ON THIS WEBSITE.
Limitation of Liability
IN NO EVENT SHALL WE BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES, LOST PROFITS, OR DAMAGES RESULTING FROM LOST DATA OR BUSINESS INTERRUPTION) RESULTING FROM THE USE OR INABILITY TO USE MATERIAL ON THIS WEB SITE OR SITES LINKED TO THIS WEB SITE, WHETHER BASED ON WARRANTY, CONTRACT, TORT, OR ANY OTHER LEGAL THEORY, AND WHETHER OR NOT WE ARE AND/OR ANY AFFILIATE IS ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.
Fees and Rates posted on this Web site are accurate only as of the date posted and are subject to change. For up-to-date fee information, please contact Us at contact us.
A customer may receive a full refund of the amount that they paid for the online course within 30 days of purchase. You must inform us of your refund request via email at this contact form here.
No Endorsement of Third-Party Site Material
Our Site Content may include information, products, or services provided by third parties on, linked to, or framed within, the Site (“Third Party Site Material”). Third-Party Site Materials are the opinions and creations of the authors and/or owners identified in those materials. As such, we do not assume any responsibility or liability for any Third-Party Site Material. Our publication of Third-Party Site Material does not constitute Our endorsement, warranty, or guarantee of any information, instruction, opinion, products, or services contained within the Third-Party Site Material.
Our Management of Site Content
We reserve the right, in Our sole discretion, to establish practices regarding a visitor’s use of the Service and storage of any Site Content posted on the Site. We have no responsibility or liability for the deletion or failure to store any Site Content and any other communications maintained or transmitted through the Service.
You also understand that We may not necessarily pre-screen or monitor Site Content, but reserve the right, in Our sole discretion, to refuse or remove any such content available via the Service for any reason at any time and with no explanation. We reserve the right to modify, reject or eliminate any information residing on or transmitted to Our Site that We, in Our sole discretion, believe is unacceptable or in violation of the Agreement.
We may preserve, disclose, or review any Site Content if required to do so by law or in a good faith belief that such action is reasonably necessary to comply with any legal process, enforce the Agreement, respond to any claim regarding the violation of any third parties, or protect the rights, property or personal safety of Us or any visitors to Our Site.
By using this Site, You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless Us and all of Our officers, directors, agents, employees, contractors, and information and service providers (“Indemnified Parties”) from any claim, demand, losses, damages, costs, and/or expenses including reasonable attorney’s fees, accounting fees, and related costs, including court costs, attributable to or arising from Your posting of User Information through the Service, Your use of the Service, Your use of the Site Content, Your conduct through the Service, Your communications to third parties through the Service, Your violation of these Terms, and/or Your violation of any other rights related to the Service. We reserve the right to assume or participate, at Your expense, in the investigation, settlement, and defense of any such action or claim.
Termination of or Change in Service
We may immediately, at any time and in Our sole discretion, (1) terminate or limit Your use of or access to the Service, or any part thereof, or (2) remove and discard any Site Content within the Service, for any reason, including without limitation, Your lack of use, Your breach of any terms and conditions hereunder, or if We believe You have violated or acted inconsistently with the letter or spirit of the Agreement. We may change, suspend, or discontinue any aspect of the Site or Service, or any part thereof, or impose any limits on any feature or service, including the availability of any Site feature, database, or Site Content for any reason, at any time, and without notice. You agree that We will not be liable in any way to You or to any third party for any actions We take as described herein or otherwise.
Personal Responsibility while engaging in “do it yourself” activities to train your own dog
You agree to accept full responsibility for your actions while engaging in a “do it yourself” form of training for your own dog or a dog for which you have accepted responsibility. You agree to hold harmless The Dog’s Way LLC, for any injury, damage, or mishap that may occur while practicing certain tasks or activities based on the lessons in any of our coursework. It is your sole responsibility to determine the safety of any activity that you engage in with your own dog or some dog for which you have accepted reasonability, and are attempting to train yourself. You agree that you will abide by all warnings in the video and or disclaimers that The Dog’s Way course material should not be used to train or rehabilitate any dogs that have exhibited aggression in any way. The Dog’s Way is not responsible for any injury or damage suffered by yourself, your dog, or other parties as it relates to behavior that the dog that you are solely responsible for engages in. You yourself are strictly liable for any damages resulting from the behavior of your dog or a dog that you choose to train yourself and/or be responsible for.
One Year Limit
You agree that regardless of any contrary statute or law, any claim or cause of action arising out of or related to the use of the Service or these Terms or alleged to arise out of or to be related to the use of the Service or these Terms, must be filed within one (1) year after such claim or cause of action arose, or be forever barred.
Survival of Certain Provisions
The termination of these Terms for any reason will not terminate the obligations or liabilities of the parties under these Terms regarding warranties, liabilities, proprietary rights, and all others that by their sense and context are intended to survive the execution, delivery, performance, termination, and expiration of the Agreement.
Our Site provides opportunities to e-mail various individuals. This functionality is for business purposes only; do not disclose any personal information about Yourself. Do not use the e-mail service to reveal information about Your financial circumstances, including without limitation assets, liabilities, or debts.
These Terms are governed, construed, and enforced in accordance with the laws of the State of Washington, without giving effect to its conflicts of law rules. Before seeking legal recourse for any harm, you believe you have suffered from Your access to Our Site, You will give Us written notice specifying the harm and thirty (30) days to cure the harm after providing such notice before initiating any action.
Except for Our claim for injunctive relief in any court having jurisdiction, You and We agree to submit to the personal and exclusive jurisdiction of the State of Washington courts. By accessing the Site and using the Service, you waive any defense of an inconvenient forum and of jurisdiction on account of the place of residence or domicile, and You agree that You waive Your right to a jury trial.
This Site originates from the United States. Therefore, we make no representations that the information on Our Site is appropriate or available for use in any location other than the United States, including any location outside of the United States. Access to the Site from other territories is strictly prohibited if such access is illegal in such jurisdiction. You agree that Your decision to access Our Site is done solely on Your own initiative and that You are solely responsible for complying with any applicable laws regarding such access.
We make no representation that Our Site Content is appropriate or available for use in any jurisdictions or countries other than the United States. Given the global nature of the Internet, You agree to comply with all local rules (from where You physically reside) regarding Internet conduct and content. You also agree to comply with all applicable laws regarding the transmission of technical data exported from the United States or the country in which You physically reside.
This Agreement constitutes the entire agreement between You and Us and supersedes any prior agreements between You and Us. You may also be subject to additional terms and conditions which may apply when You use any third-party content, software, or other proprietary information. If any provision under this Agreement is held by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid or unenforceable for any reason, the remaining provisions will continue in full force without being impaired or invalidated in any way. Our failure to exercise or enforce any right or provision of this Agreement will not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. We may assign Our rights and obligations under this Agreement at any time and without notice to You. The section headings used in this Agreement are for convenience only and have no legal effect.
All employment-related information on this Web site is subject to modification or elimination at Our sole discretion. Nothing on this site creates an express or implied contract of employment.