Terms & Conditions/Privacy
Hey, just so you know, this Agreement was updated on, and is effective as of 1st January 2015.
This website, the “SITE” is solely owned and operated by Educator’s Depot, Inc. (“We”, “Us”, the “Company” or “Educator’s Depot”) for our registered User/Member (that would be you). Use of the “SITE” establishes that you, the “USER” agrees to these terms and conditions. Please stop all usage of our website if you do not agree to these terms or conditions; (“Agreement”).
Educator’s Depot reserves the right, at any time, to modify, alter, or update the terms and conditions of this Agreement without prior notice. Modifications shall become effective immediately upon being posted on the “SITE”. Your continued use of the “SITE” constitutes acceptance of all modifications made to the “SITE”.
We will do our best to provide you with a venue from which you may purchase goods (furniture and equipment) and services at really great prices. We really are trying hard!!
We intend this site to be used principally within the United States, Canada and Mexico. But be aware that we would, under the right circumstance, take an order from anywhere in this Universe. We make no representation that such services are appropriate or available for use in other locations. Those who choose to access this Site from locations other than the United States do so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with local laws if and to the extent local U.S. laws are applicable….Yes, even on Mars!
Disclaimer of Warranties and Limitation of Liability
Note well that we are not liable for any damages or losses you incur from the use of our site, goods or services. All products sold are done so with the offering of a manufacturer’s warranty alone. No further claims may be made directly against Educator’s Depot, Inc. as we sell said goods to you in the original manufacturing “as is” state as expressly implied under applicable law. They are new products with manufacturer’s warranties but we do not offer additional or extended warranties on their manufactured products sold. As such, Educator’s Depot, Inc., its licensors, officers, employees, agents, members, affiliates, owners, and contractors disclaim any and all warranties, express or implied, disclaim all warranties, express or implied, including, but not limited to, implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose. So we extend to you the usual manufacturer’s warranty but are prevented from offering any extensions to them; dig it?
Without limiting the foregoing, we do not warrant that the functions contained on the site will be uninterrupted or error-free, that defects will be corrected, or that this site or the server that makes it available is free of viruses or other potentially harmful components. You will even note at the bottom of our home page our Site lock Seal which REALLY makes us safe from the “bad guys”.
We do our best to make this website accurate however, even we sometimes make mistakes, so we make no representations regarding the use or the results of the use of the materials on the site in terms of their correctness, accuracy, reliability, or otherwise.
In no event will we, our licensors, and their respective directors, officers, employees, affiliates, agents, shareholders or contractors be liable for any damages resulting from use of the site, including without limitation, special, indirect, incidental, consequential, punitive or exemplary damages, attorneys’ fees, or any damages whatsoever resulting from loss of use, data, profits, or user conduct, whether in an action based upon contract, negligence, tortious action or any other theory, including without limitation claims brought under any federal, state or local law, regulation or ordinance, existing as of the date of this agreement, arising out of or in connection with the use or performance of this site. Whew! That was a mouthful!!
Furthermore, in no event will our liability or the liability of our licensors and their respective directors, officers, employees, affiliates, agents, shareholders and contractors in connection your use of this site, under any theory of recovery, exceed $10.00.
We are very reasonable people and will do our very best to work with you to resolve any concerns you may have but understand that otherwise this agreement defines your sole and exclusive remedy. We look forward to collaborating with you so that you are pleased with us.
Changes and Continuity of Service
From time to time we must modify or even temporarily shut down the site to perform routine repair, corrections and adjustments. Actually, it’s best that we do so you have the best and latest information available to you. Educator’s Depot, Inc. reserves the right to modify or even discontinue the “SITE” or any part thereof with or without notice to the Member. We shall not be liable to Member or any third party should we exercise our right to modify or even discontinue the Site. We do not and cannot guarantee uninterrupted and secure access to our “SITE” as it may be subject to a great deal of external factors beyond our control affecting performance. We promise to do our very best not to inconvenience you.
Each member to this site will receive a dedicated and secure account to be accessed with dedicated usernames and passwords. Even our staff can’t see your credentials. We can only assist you in resetting your credentials. Psst…we thought it best if they remained TOP SECRET. Each member is solely responsible for any and all activity which occurs under their account whether authorized or not authorized. You agree to notify us of any unauthorized use of member’s account or any other breach of security known or which should be known you. You must not share, disclose, or disseminate the confidential and unique secure password credentials. You agree that all depictions and representations inclusive of data, specifications and images is the sole property of Educator’s Depot, Inc. and may not be copied, resold or made use for commercial purposes without our express written consent.
Any data or content that you add to our “SITE” belongs to you and will NOT be shared unless mandated or required by due process of law. WE WILL NEVER SHARE YOUR INFORMATION UNLESS IT IS WITH A FINANCIAL/SECURITY INSTITUTION TO PROCESS YOUR REQUESTS. We are paranoid about privacy so this is a pretty simple concept to understand. You own all of the information you post on the “SITE”, and you can control how it is shared through your privacy settings. We own all of the content and information that we post to the site, including without limitation all trademarks and copyrights for materials and text we post to the Site. Nice relationship, don’t you think?
Let’s keep this on the up and up so you may not use this Site in any manner that could damage, disable, overburden, or impair our servers or networks, or interfere with any other party’s use and enjoyment of this Site. You may not attempt to gain unauthorized access to any services, user accounts, computer systems or networks, through hacking, password mining or any other means. We may take any legal and technical remedies to prevent the violation of this provision and to enforce these Terms and Conditions of Use. In short, try living by the credo, “whatever you decide to do in life…..at the very minimum – DO NO HARM!”
Educator’s Depot, Inc. is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. We mean it!! Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, then, you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.
Educator’s Depot, Inc. may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy is effective from 01/01/2015.
What we collect
We may collect the following information:
- name and job title
- contact information including email address
- demographic information such as postcode, preferences and interests
- other information relevant to customer surveys and/or offers
What we do with the information we gather
We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service, and in particular for the following reasons:
- Processing your orders.
- Internal record keeping and if, we need to contact you by email, phone, fax, email, or mail.
- We may use the information to improve our products and services.
We may periodically send promotional emails about new products, special offers or other information which we think you may find interesting using the email address which you have provided.
- We may use the information to customize the website according to your interests.
We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorized access or disclosure we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.
A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer’s hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyze web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.
We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyze data about webpage traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system.
Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.
You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.
Links to other websites
Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.
Controlling your personal information
You may choose to restrict the collection or use of your personal information in the following ways:
whenever you are asked to fill in a form on the website, look for the box that you can click to indicate that you do not want the information to be used by anybody for direct marketing purposes
if you have previously agreed to us using your personal information for direct marketing purposes, you may change your mind at any time by writing to or emailing us at [email address]
We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law to do so. We may use your personal information to send you promotional information about third parties which we think you may find interesting if you tell us that you wish this to happen.
You may request details of personal information which we hold about you under the Data Protection Act 1998. A small fee will be payable. If you would like a copy of the information held on you please write to Educator’s Depot, Inc. 17424 W. Grand Pkwy. S. # 206, Sugar Land, Texas, 77479.
If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please write to or email us as soon as possible, at the above address. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.
You agree to indemnify and hold us, our parents, predecessors, future offspring, dead relatives, subsidiaries, assigns, agents, attorneys, trustees, trusts, trust beneficiaries, directors, partners, joint venturers, stockholders, affiliates, officers and employees or their cousins, harmless from each and any claim or demand, including but not limited to reasonable attorneys’ fees and costs, made by any third party due to or arising out of your use of the Site, Member’s violation of this Agreement, or infringement by Member, or other user of the Site using Member’s computer and/or account, of any intellectual property or any other right of any person or entity.
Links to Other Sites
Governing Jurisdiction of the Courts in the Great State OF Texas
This Agreement is governed by and will be construed according to Texas law, excluding any principles of conflicts of law. In the event of any dispute or controversy arising from this Site, you consent to the jurisdiction of the courts of Fort Bend County, Texas and of the federal district court of South East Texas. You further agree that venue for litigation arising from this Site will be exclusively in the Southern District of Texas or its counterpart state court.
This Agreement represents the entire agreement between you and us. No distributor, employee, or other person is authorized to modify this Agreement or to make any warranty or representation which is different than, or in addition to, the warranties and representations of this Agreement. We tried to keep this simple!
Oh Yeah!-Additional Stuff
Copyright and Trademark Information
Note that § VI, identifies that all content posted to the Site by or at the direction of Educator’s Depot, Inc., including names, images, logos and pictures identifying services of Educator’s Depot, Inc. or any of its Web sites, site design, text, graphics, interfaces, and the selection and arrangements thereof, is the property of Educator’s Depot, Inc. protected by intellectual property rights. Any use of materials on the Site, including reproduction for purposes other than those noted above, modification, distribution, or replication, any form of data extraction or data mining, or other commercial exploitation of any kind, without prior written permission of an authorized officer of Educator’s Depot, Inc., is strictly prohibited. You agree that you will not use any robot, spider, or other automatic device, or manual process to monitor or copy our Web pages or the content contained therein without prior written permission of an authorized officer of Educator’s Depot, Inc. Educator’s Depot, Inc. and our other trademarks, service marks, and logos are proprietary marks of Educator’s Depot, Inc. and may not be used in connection with any product or service that is not provided by Educator’s Depot, Inc., in any manner that is likely to cause confusion among customers, or in any manner that disparages or discredits us. All other trademarks displayed on the Site are the trademarks of their respective owners, and constitute neither an endorsement nor a recommendation of those third parties. In addition, such use of trademarks or links to the Web sites of third parties is not intended to imply, directly or indirectly, that those third parties endorse or have any affiliation with us or www.educatorsdepot.com.
Who to Contact
Pursuant to Section 512(c) of the Copyright Revision Act, (very boring read) as enacted through the Digital Millennium Copyright Act, we identify the following as our agent for receipt of notifications of claimed copyright infringement: