Welcome to Heels in Tech!
Last Updated on April 4, 2020.
Please read these Terms of Service (or Terms, as further described in Section 2.1) carefully as they contain important information about your legal rights, remedies and obligations. By accessing or using Heels in Tech (HNT) Services, you agree to comply with and be bound by these Terms, as applicable to you effective immediately.
These Terms govern your access to and use of our products and services, including those offered through our websites, events, communications (e.g., emails, phone calls, and texts) and mobile applications (collectively, the “Service”). By accessing or using the Service, you are agreeing to these Terms, which form a legally binding contract with: Heels in Tech, LLC, a limited liability company.
Do not access or use the Service if you are unwilling or unable to be bound by the Terms.
1.1. Parties. “You” and “your” refer to you, as a user of the Service. A “user” is someone who accesses or in any way uses the Service. “We,” “us,” and “our” refer to HNT and its subsidiaries.
1.2. Content. “Content” means text, images, photos, audio, video, and all other forms of data or communication. “Your Content” means Content that you submit or transmit to, through, or in connection with the Service, such as company information, post details, photos, videos, registration links, and information that you contribute to your post listing. “HNT Content” means Content that we create and make available in connection with the Service. “Service Content” means all of the Content that is made available in connection with the Service, including Your Content and HNT Content.
1.3. Sites and Accounts. “Consumer Site” means HNT consumer website (www.heelsintech.com and related domains) and mobile applications. “Consumer Account” means the Premium account created to access or use unlimited services for Consumer Site.
2.1. We may modify the Terms from time to time. You understand and agree that your access to or use of the Service is governed by the Terms effective at the time of your access to or use of the Service. If we make material changes to these Terms, we will notify you by email, by posting notice on the Service, and/or by other method prior to the effective date of the changes. We will also indicate at the top of this page the date that such changes were last made. You should revisit these Terms on a regular basis as revised versions will be binding on you. You understand and agree that your continued access to or use of the Service after the effective date of changes to the Terms represents your acceptance of such changes.
- HNT SERVICES AND ROLE
3.1. What We Do. HNT Services provide a simple and quick means for you to submit information for tech events, tech courses (i.e training, bootcamps), and job position listings.
3.2. How We Fit In. Heels in Tech is not the creator, organizer or owner of the events, courses or job positions listed on the Services. Rather, HNT provides its Services, which allow you to promote your content via HNT mobile app directory.
- USING THE SERVICE
4.1. Eligibility. To access or use the Service, you must have the requisite power and authority to enter into these Terms. You may not access or use the Service if you are a competitor of Heels in Tech or if we have previously banned you from the Service.
4.2. Service Availability. The Service may be modified, updated, interrupted, suspended or discontinued at any time without notice or liability.
4.3. Accounts. Your Consumer Account is for your use only, and you may not use a Consumer Account for anyone other than yourself. We ask that you provide complete and accurate information about yourself when submitting information to our Service, in order to bolster your credibility as a contributor to the Service. You may not impersonate someone else, provide an email address other than your own, create multiple Accounts, or transfer your Consumer Account to another person without HNT prior approval.
5.1. Responsibility for Your Content. You alone are responsible for Your Content, and once posted to HNT, it cannot always be withdrawn. You assume all risks associated with Your Content, including anyone’s reliance on its quality, accuracy, or reliability, and any risks associated with personal information you disclose. You represent that you own or have the necessary permissions to use and authorize the use of Your Content as described herein. You may not imply that Your Content is in any way sponsored or endorsed by HNT.
5.2. You may expose yourself to liability if, for example, Your Content contains material that is false, intentionally misleading, or defamatory; violates any third-party right, including any copyright, trademark, service mark, patent, trade secret, moral right, privacy right, right of publicity, or any other intellectual property or proprietary right; contains material that is unlawful, including illegal hate speech or pornography; exploits or otherwise harms minors; violates or advocates the violation of any law or regulation; or violates these Terms.
5.3. You are solely responsible for ensuring that any information displayed for your content on the Services meet all applicable local, state, provincial, national and other laws, rules and regulations, and that the goods and services described on the listing are delivered as described and in an accurate satisfactory manner.
5.4. Your content which includes registration or tickets sales will be hosting on your preferred website. Payment processing method for your content will be hosting on your preferred website. Heels in Tech nor any of its payment processing partners processes any transactions for your content for consumers.
6.1. HNT and its licensees may publicly display advertisements, paid content, and other information nearby or in association with Your Content. You are not entitled to any compensation for such advertisements. The manner, mode and extent of such advertising are subject to change without specific notice to you.
7.1. You also represent and warrant that you will not, and will not assist, encourage, or enable others to use the Service to:
7.1.1. Violate our Terms
7.1.2. Post any fake or defamatory information, trade reviews with others, or compensate someone or be compensated to post, refrain from posting, or remove a review;
7.1.3. Violate any third party’s rights, including any breach of confidence, copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret, moral right, privacy right, right of publicity, or any other intellectual property or proprietary right;
7.1.4. Threaten, stalk, harm, or harass others, or promote bigotry or discrimination;
7.1.5. Send bulk emails, surveys, or other mass messaging, whether commercial in nature or not; engage in keyword spamming, or otherwise attempt to manipulate the Service’s search results.
7.1.6. Solicit personal information from minors, or submit or transmit pornography;
7.1.7. Violate any applicable law;
7.1.8. Modify, adapt, appropriate, reproduce, distribute, translate, create derivative works or adaptations of, publicly display, sell, trade, or in any way exploit the Service or Service Content (other than Your Content), except as expressly authorized by HNT;
7.1.9. Use any robot, spider, Service search/retrieval application, or other automated device, process or means to access, retrieve, copy, scrape, or index any portion of the Service or any Service Content, except as expressly permitted by HNT
7.1.10. Remove or modify any copyright, trademark, or other proprietary rights notice that appears on any portion of the Service or on any materials printed or copied from the Service;
7.1.11. Record, process, or mine information about users;
7.1.12. Access, retrieve or index any portion of the Service for purposes of constructing or populating a searchable database of business reviews;
7.1.13. Reformat or frame any portion of the Service;
7.1.14. Take any action that imposes, or may impose, in our sole discretion, an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on HNT technology infrastructure or otherwise make excessive traffic demands of the Service;
7.1.15. Attempt to gain unauthorized access to the Service, Accounts, computer systems or networks connected to the Service through hacking, password mining or any other means;
7.1.16. Use the Service or any Service Content to transmit any computer viruses, worms, defects, Trojan horses, malicious code, spyware, malware or other items of a destructive or harmful nature;
7.1.17. Use any device, software or routine that interferes with the proper working of the Service, or otherwise attempt to interfere with the proper working of the Service;
7.1.18. Use the Service to violate the security of any computer network, crack passwords or security encryption codes; disrupt or interfere with the security of, or otherwise cause harm to, the Service or Service Content; or
7.1.19. Remove, circumvent, disable, damage or otherwise interfere with any security-related features of the Service, features that prevent or restrict the use or copying of Service Content, or features that enforce limitations on the use of the Service.
8.1. HNT may terminate your right to use the Services at any time (a) if you violate or breach these Terms; (b) if you misuse or abuse the Services, or use the Services in a way not intended or permitted by HNT; or (c) if allowing you to access and use the Services would violate any applicable local, state, provincial, national and other laws, rules and regulations or would expose HNT to legal liability. HNT may choose to stop offering the Services, or any particular portion of the Service, or modify or replace any aspect of the Service, at any time. We will use reasonable efforts to provide you with notice of our termination of your access to the Services, where, in HNT sole discretion, failure to do so would materially prejudice you.
9.1. All Basic plans permit up to two modifications. Premium plans permit up to three modifications. Under Inquiry Type – Other question on Collaborate with Us form, provide details of modifications. Updates will become effective immediately upon receival and will be reflected within the directory. Email confirmation will be sent once updates are completed.
10.1. If you no longer want to post to HNT directories or will like to remove an existing post click here to submit cancellation form. Cancellation will become effective immediately upon receival, existing posts will be removed from directory.
11.1. All charges are final. Refunds are not applicable to Basic and Premium plans for posting to HNT directory. Your posting will remain visible within the directory until cancelation email is received.
12.1. You hereby agree to release Heels in Tech from all damages (whether direct, indirect, incidental, consequential or otherwise), losses, liabilities, costs and expenses of every kind and nature, known and unknown, arising out of a dispute between you and a third party (including other Users) in connection with the Services or any listing on the Services.
12.2. In addition, you waive any applicable law or statute, which says, in substance: “A GENERAL RELEASE DOES NOT EXTEND TO CLAIMS WHICH THE RELEASING PARTY DOES NOT KNOW OR SUSPECT TO EXIST IN HIS FAVOR AT THE TIME OF EXECUTING THE RELEASE, WHICH IF KNOWN BY HIM MUST HAVE MATERIALLY AFFECTED HIS SETTLEMENT WITH THE RELEASED PARTY.”
- CONTACT US FIRST
13.1. If you have a question or concern about the Services, please contact us first. Our customer support team will try to answer your question or resolve your concern.