GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS
GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS
These GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS were last updated on 05.05.2018
THESE GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS ("TERMS" or „TERMS AND CONDITIONS“) BIND YOU, THE LEGAL ENTITY YOU REPRESENT, AND THE LEGAL ENTITY THAT REGISTERED YOU (COLLECTIVELY "YOU") TO THE GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS SET FORTH HEREIN IN CONNECTION WITH YOUR REGISTRATION AT AND USE OF THE ONLINE VIDEO PLATFORM CRYPTO ACADEMY ("OUR", "WE", "US", "CRYPTO ACADEMY", “KRYPTON EDUCATION” or the “COMPANY”), THE SOFTWARE, WEBSITE CONTENT, OTHER OFFERINGS ON OUR AND ALL APPLICATIONS CONNECTED TO THE OFFERED SERVICES BY US (THE “SERVICES”). THE ACCESS TO THE WEBSITE AND THE VIDEO PLATFORM IS SUBJECT TO ACCEPTANCE TO THE FOLLOWING TERMS AND CONDITIONS. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THE GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS, CLICK ON THE "X" BUTTON AND DO NOT USE THE CRYPTO ACADEMY SERVICES. ONCE YOU AGREE TO THE GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS, WE CONSIDER THIS AN EXPLICIT CONSENT AND ACCEPTANCE TO THE FOLLOWING.
“Crypto Academy” is an online video platform located on the Internet address: https://www.cryptoacademy.com/, created and operated by Krypton Education Ltd, a company registered in the British Virgin Islands under registration number 997830605. It hosts dynamic online video courses for individuals and groups - the Users, who wish to develop their skills and capabilities in in the field of crypto currencies and the blockchain technology through their participation in the Educational Online video Modules;
“Users” are physical and/or legal persons who have registered in the Crypto Academy and have requested participation and are present remotely in the Educational Online Video Modules, organized by Instructors and aimed at providing know-how and gaining knowledge and skills in the field of crypto currencies and the blockchain technology.
“Instructor” is an independent contractor who have registered in the Crypto Academy and have created the Educational Online Video Modules.
“Educational Online Video Modules” or “Courses” are part of the overall training in a given area organized by Instructors and provided to the Users of the online platform by the Company and represent a major part of the Content, which the Instructors should provide;
“Place in the platform” is the virtually defined part of the https://www.cryptoacademy.com/, which each Instructor has obtained from the Company with the obligation to support and maintain.
“Maintenance of a place on the platform” is the obligation of the Instructor to create his ordered by the Company educational materials in the field of crypto currencies and the blockchain technology, including the actions described below, representing the Content elements.
“Content” or “Submitted Content” is the collection of educational materials and actions in the field of crypto currencies and the blockchain technology including educational videos organized in the Online Video Educational Modules, written texts, practical tasks, quizzes, homework and other data or copyrightable materials created by the Instructor that the Company establishes and publishes in the place in the platform and to which the Users have access to the arrangements agreed between them and the Company.
“Element of content” is a separate educational material in the field of crypto currencies and the blockchain technology, such as a video, a written text of an educational nature, a practical task, etc.
In addition, if you are an Instructor, you have to agree to the Instructor Terms & Conditions, which are referred herein and are considered a sub-document to the General Ones. The Instructor is obliged to inform himself of the Instructor Terms & Conditions by clicking on the General Terms & Conditions hyperlink when registering. In case you are an Instructor and agree to the General Terms and Conditions once registered, the Instructor Terms & Conditions apply by default due to the fact that they are considered a subdocument to the General ones. If you do not agree to the Instructor Terms & Conditions, click on the "x" button and do not use the Crypto Academy Services.
In case of collision between the General Terms & Conditions and the Instructor ones, the latter will govern.
The General Terms and Conditions and the Instructor Terms and Conditions constitute an entire agreement. This agreement shall overrule any previously made oral or written agreements.
4.1. Modification of Terms and Conditions
The Company reserves its right to modify and update these Terms & Conditions according to the its policy and practice. The Users and Instructors shall be notified duly about the modifications via public announcement on the website. The new version of the Terms & Conditions becomes effective from the day it is announced publicly on our website unless stated otherwise.
Please, make sure that You are informed with the modifications and latest versions of the Terms & Conditions. If You continue to use the Crypto Academy, we will consider these actions as acceptance of the previously mentioned amendments.
4.2. Technological aspect
The Company is not responsible and do not have an obligation connected to your service providence, cyber-attacks and/ or viruses, technical support of electronic devices, data charges, other fees and taxes associated with Your access to the Crypto Academy.
4.3. Account responsibility
Every person with account is solely responsible for his account information and data- including but not only username, password, email address, update of necessary personal information, etc.
You shall keep the information on your account updated at all times. The Company is not liable when using old information presented in the account.
You shall not grant your access to third persons, nor shall you leave your account signed in on devices without your supervision. You are solely responsible for any damages or misuse of your account in these cases. You shall not use another person’s account.
You shall immediately contact the Company in the following situations:
If You decide to use any of our services offered in the website, You agree to pay and have to fulfil the obligation in good faith. The payment includes any tax or fee in connection to the access to the Educational Online Video Modules.
You will be held responsible in case you provide false credit card/debit card information associated with any payment. You hereby declare that you are authorized to give the required bank account information and to pay the required payment amount, including taxes and/or fees. By agreeing to these Terms & Conditions, you allow the Company to charge your credit card/debit card on a regular basis depending on the Services you use and the time period of use.
Please be sure that the chosen payment method does not fail or that your payment is due. Otherwise, Crypto Academy has the right to redirect its claims through other methods including but not only- collecting agencies, or legal counsel.
4.5. Compliance with legislation and jurisdiction
The use of our Services shall be in compliance with all applicable legislation according to the point of access by you. The access to our website and Online Video Platform is prohibited provided the access point is in a territory where the content is illegal. The access is granted worldwide. Taking this into account, you are responsible for the compliance of Crypto Academy’s activity with the applicable local, regional or international laws, regulations and rules.
The access to the Online Video Platform may be restricted or prohibited in certain territories and countries depending on the different legal acts. Please, bear in mind that you have to inform yourself about such legal restrictions and you are liable solely in case of a breach of any legal norms. Crypto Academy is not liable in these circumstances. Users may use the content only for private purposes. They are liable for the use of the Content for commercial purposes. You shall not recruit or contact by any means other Users and/or Instructors for business purposes which spread outside of the activity of Crypto Academy. Crypto Academy has to give its explicit written permission in order for you to take action.
4.6. Relationship between the Company and Instructors
Crypto Academy does not hire or employ Instructors. They are independent contractors and they bear the responsibility of the Content they upload. We are not liable for any kind of disputes, injuries, claims, damages or losses in connection to the videos and other educational materials provided by Instructors. Any explicit or implicit messages incorporated in the videos by Instructors or comments and actions by Users referring in any way to terrorism, discrimination, racism, or any other form of inappropriate behavior is strictly forbidden and will lead to the termination of your registration.
Company does not have the obligation to control in any way the Content uploaded by Instructors or to ensure the accuracy, trustworthiness and validity of the same. Users may consider some of the Content for offensive or disrespectful. Please, bear in mind that every user registers at his own risk. Company is not responsible for any of the Content prepared by Instructors.
4.6.1. Instructors Provisions
Instructors have to comply with the rules established in the Instructor Terms and Conditions. The Company reserves its right to terminate the account of an Instructor in case of a breach. Every Instructor decides solely the period of time in which he wants to participate as a Instructor in the Online Video Platform. In this case the Instructor may stop being available at any time. The Company does not in any way guarantee the period of time in which the Instructor will fulfil his obligation. Therefore, the Company shall under no circumstances be held liable for the lack of availability of any of the Instructors.
If you are an Instructor, please read carefully the Instructor Terms and Conditions.
4.7. Relationship between Crypto Academy and third parties
As a User, You agree to the following rules applicable for Crypto Academy :
The Company reserves its right to restrict the access of a User or to close the account in the above mentioned cases at its own discretion depending on every case.
5.2. Users suggestions
Users are encouraged to make suggestions for improvement of the technologies, website maintenance, services offered, new video ideas, advertising, etc. As a user, you explicitly agree to grant unlimitedly without any payment the ideas to Crypto Academy to use, reproduce, sell and exploit them in any way for commercial purposes without prior explicit consent. Crypto Academy does not have the responsibility to review or address every suggestion or idea made by Users.
As a copyright holder of the materials uploaded, the Instructors are solely responsible for the content. They shall guarantee they have the required qualifications and expertise, including without limitation, education, training, knowledge, and skill sets, to teach and offer the services they offer on the Course. The Instructors guarantee that the materials they upload are solely a product of their own and he/she has all and Crypto Academy does not have to ask for permission or license to use/ reproduce the content from a third person. If you submit any Content, which does not belong to you, you are solely responsible and liable.
The Company hereby grants You (as a User) a limited, non-exclusive, non-transferable license to access and use the Content, for which You have paid all required fees, solely for Your personal, non- commercial, educational purposes through the Services, in accordance with these Terms and any conditions or restrictions associated with particular Educational Online Video Modules/Courses or Services. All other uses are expressly prohibited absent Our express written consent. The Users do not have the right to distribute, broadcast, transmit, share, copy, etc. in any way the content in the website or modify the content to represent it as their own. Users must contact and ask for the explicit written consent of Crypto Academy before taking such actions. Instructors may not grant You license rights to the Content You access or acquire through the Services and any such direct license shall be null and void and a violation of these Terms.
The Company is aware that depending on the country in the European Union the Users are from, there may be some Value Added Tax for the sale and purchase of the Educational Online Video Modules/Courses. Therefore, according to the applicable law, We may unilaterally change the Sale Price in order to fulfil our duty to pay the chargeable taxes to the competent tax authorities. You herein declare that you will not hold liable the Company for underpayment or lack of payment. Therefore, the Company will not be a subject of claims by the competent tax authorities or will not be a subject in connection to any penalties and/or claims for damages, interest, etc.
The Users, who use our website from countries outside of the European Union, are unilaterally and solely responsible to pay the chargeable taxes to the competent for every country tax authorities.
8.2. Calculation method
The Company reserves its right solely to round off (both up and/or down) the payable amount for courses to the next nearest integer.
EXAMPLE: 49.90 dollars can be calculated and automatically round off to 50.00 dollars.
The Company reserves the same right in reference to the foreign exchange rate for currency conversion.
Our logos, trademarks and other intellectual property displayed on the website are considered to be a property of the Company and are protected by the applicable laws. It is prohibited to use any intellectual property of the Company before a prior explicit consent from the latter.
EDUCATIONAL ONLINE VIDEO MODULES/COURSES PRESENTED ON THE WEBSITE ARE NOT INTENDED TO BE USED AS GUIDE FOR CRYPTOCURRENCY INVESTMENTS OR SIGNING OF OTHER LEGAL AGREEMENTS IN CONNECTION TO CRYPTOCURRENCIES. CRYPTO ACADEMY DOES NOT OFFER BUSINESS ADVICES, WHICH CAN BE USED AS A LEGAL BASIS FOR ANY INVESTMENTS OR AGREEMENTS IN THE SPHERE. CRYPTO ACADEMY SHALL NOT BE HELD LIABLE IN ANY CASE OF NEGATIVE CONSEQUENCES OR NON COMPLIANCE WITH OBLIGATIONS OF LEGAL AGREEMENTS SIGNED BY YOU, INCLUDING BUT NOT ONLY LOSSES, TORT, REVENUE, INCOME OR PROFITS LOSS ARISING OUT OF THE CONTRACTS/ INVESTMENT ACTS/AGREEMENTS.
Please, bear in mind that Crypto Academy can occasionally modify, update, maintain or technically support the website. This means that some of the videos can be replaced or deleted when an agreement with an Instructor is terminated. Some information connected to the accounts may also be deleted. You agree that Crypto Academy is not liable for the above mentioned in the previous sentences consequences.
The Company has the right to restrict/ delete an account, delete comments/Educational Online Video Modules/Courses in the case of violation of the rules applicable in the General Terms and Conditions, the Instructor Terms and Conditions and any other applicable policies and documents. The Company can take action without your prior consent and knowledge.
If you are a User and your account is restricted or deleted, your payment including future period is non-refundable. Your obligations compliance is your responsibility and the payment is made at your own risk.
If You are an Instructor, any such termination will also terminate your right to offer your Educational Online Video Modules/Courses, and the Company will pay all outstanding amounts owing to You up to termination date. Please note that the Users who purchased your Educational Online Video Modules/Courses will retain access to the Educational Online Video Modules/Courses so long as the Company deems necessary.
Crypto Academy may communicate with Users and Instructors via different electronic means in connection to privacy problems, security breaches, technical or administrative issues, legal breaches regarding the use of Educational Online Video Modules/Courses.
These Terms and Conditions shall be governed by and construed and enforced in accordance with the laws of the British Virgin Islands, and shall be interpreted in all respects as a British Virgin Islands contract. Any claim or action arising from or related to these Terms and Conditions shall be governed by and construed and enforced in accordance with the laws of the British Virgin Islands. For the avoidance of doubt, and without limiting the generality of the foregoing, this provision expressly applies to any tort claim against the Company. The venue and forum for any claim or action against or involving the Company shall be in the British Virgin Islands. You unconditionally agree to the exclusive forum and venue of the British Virgin Islands in all claims or actions arising from or any dispute or question of any kind relating to these Terms and Conditions. The doctrine of forum non convenience shall not apply in the selection of forum under these Terms and Conditions.