TERMS OF SERVICES ("TERMS")

LAST UPDATED: APRIL 4th, 2017.

PLEASE READ THESE TERMS OF SERVICES ("TERMS") CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THE SCALEUP USA WEBSITE (THE "SERVICE") OPERATED BY LAUNCH DREAM, LLC., (“LAUNCH DREAM,” "US", "WE", OR "OUR"). ALL CONTRACTUAL ARRANGEMENTS YOU MAKE WILL BE WITH LAUNCH DREAM. ALL BILLING AND PAYMENT COLLECTION WILL BE MADE BY LAUNCH DREAM.

1. SCALEUP USA SERVICES.

THESE TERMS GOVERN THE USE OF SCALEUP USA A BUSINESS WEBSITE PLATFORM, WHOSE MISSION IS TO INCREASE CLIENT REVENUES AND PROFITABILITY BY CROSS-FERTILIZING QUALIFIED IDEAS, NEEDS, EXPERTISE, OPPORTUNITIES, AND RESOURCES AMONG THE GLOBAL BUSINESS COMMUNITY THROUGH ONLINE LEARNING, E-DIRECTORY, COLLABORATION MARKETPLACE, AND BUSINESS ACCELERATION PROGRAM TO DRIVE GLOBAL ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AND PROVIDE RELATED CONSULTING (“SERVICE”). YOUR ACCESS TO AND USE OF THE SERVICE IS CONDITIONED ON YOUR ACCEPTANCE OF AND COMPLIANCE WITH THESE TERMS. THESE TERMS APPLY TO ALL VISITORS, FREE USERS, PAYING CLIENTS, AND OTHERS (“USERS”) WHO ACCESS OR USE THE SERVICE. BY ACCESSING OR USING THE SERVICE YOU AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THESE TERMS. USING THIS WEBSITE INDICATES THAT YOU ACCEPT ALL THESE TERMS. IF YOU DO NOT ACCEPT ALL THESE TERMS, DO NOT USE THIS WEBSITE.

TAKING ONLINE LEARNING COURSES, QUIZZES, TESTS, OR STUDY PROJECTS, COMPLETING PROFILES OR TEMPLATES, BEING INCLUDED IN OUR MARKETPLACE, SUBMITTING FORMS, POSTINGS, AUTHORING ARTICLES, COMMENTING OR REPLYING TO OUR DISCUSSION GROUPS, JOURNALS, BLOGS, WIKIS, CHAT ROOMS, LISTENING TO OUR PRESENTATIONS, PODCASTS, WEBCASTS, VIDEO-CAST OR SIMILAR DIGITAL COMMUNICATIONS IS SUBJECT TO OUR POLICIES AND PROCEDURES LISTED IN THESE TERMS. WE MAY CHANGE THE TERMS AT ANY TIME. THE CHANGES WILL APPEAR IN THIS DOCUMENT, WHICH YOU CAN ACCESS AT ANY TIME BY SELECTING TERMS OF SERVICES FROM THE SCALEUP USA FOOTER MENU. YOUR USE OF SCALEUP USA AFTER CHANGES ARE MADE TO THESE TERMS MEANS THAT YOU AGREE TO BE BOUND BY SUCH CHANGES.

SCALEUP USA OFFERS FOUR TYPES OF SERVICES INCLUDING (A) ONLINE LEARNING, (B) E-DIRECTORY AND COLLABORATION MARKETPLACE (POSTING ON THE MARKETPLACE), (C) BUSINESS ACCELERATION PROGRAM, AND (D) CONSULTING (PROVIDING ADVICE ELECTRONICALLY OR IN PERSON). YOU CAN ALWAYS FIND THE CURRENT FEES FOR INDIVIDUAL SCALEUP USA ONLINE SERVICES BY CLICKING ON THE “ADD TO CART” BUTTON FOR A PARTICULAR SERVICE. YOU AGREE TO PAY THE FEES AND ANY OTHER CHARGES INCURRED IN CONNECTION WITH YOUR USE OF SCALEUP USA (INCLUDING ANY APPLICABLE DUTIES, TAXES, SHIPPING, AND HANDLING) AT THE RATES IN EFFECT WHEN THE CHARGES WERE INCURRED. SOMETIMES WE MAY OFFER COMPLIMENTARY, PROMOTIONAL OR INTRODUCTORY OFFERS WHICH PROVIDE LIMITED TIME, FREE OR DISCOUNTED PRICE FOR SOME OF OUR SERVICES. THESE PRICES WILL REVERT BACK TO THE LIST PRICE ON EXPIRY OF THE OFFER OR TERMS OF THE OFFER.


2. BILLING ANDY PAYMENT.

COURSE PAYMENTS:
SCALEUP USA COURSES ARE EITHER FREE OR PAID. FREE COURSES CAN BE DISCONTINUED AT ANY TIME AND REGISTERED USERS WILL LOSE ACCESS TO THESE COURSES IF THEY ARE DISCONTINUED. WITHIN PAID COURSES CLIENTS TYPICALLY HAVE THE OPTION FOR A ONE-TIME CHARGE FOR THE COURSE OR CAN PAY A MONTH TO MONTH OR YEARLY SUBSCRIPTION. ONE TIME PAID COURSES ARE TYPICALLY ACCESSIBLE FOR A ONE-YEAR DURATION AFTER THE PAYMENT DATE. FOR THE MONTH-TO-MONTH PAYMENT PLAN OR THE YEARLY PAYMENT PLAN, ACCESS TO COURSES WILL BE DISCONTINUED AFTER THE MONTHLY OR YEARLY PAYMENT TERM EXPIRES. 

PAYMENT PROVIDER: 
WE USE THE STRIPE AND PAYPAL PAYMENT SYSTEMS FOR BILLING AND PAYMENT COLLECTION. THEY MAINTAIN ALL YOUR CREDIT CARD OR BANK ACCOUNT NUMBERS. THEY WILL BILL ALL CHARGES TO YOUR CREDIT/DEBIT CARD USING THEIR SECURE PAYMENT SYSTEM. YOUR BILL WILL SHOW THE BILLER'S NAME AS "SCALEUP | LAUNCHDREAM" FOR OUR SERVICE. 

REFUND: 
SERVICE FEES WILL BE BILLED AT THE BEGINNING OF THE SERVICE. SERVICE MAY BE CANCELED WITHIN THE FIRST 24 HOURS AFTER PLACING THE ORDER WITH FULL REFUND EXCEPT FOR ANY APPLICABLE CREDIT/DEBIT CARD REFUND CHARGES OR BANK REFUND CHARGES OR SHIPPING AND HANDLING CHARGES. ALL FEES AND CHARGES ASSOCIATED WITH THE SERVICE ARE NON-REFUNDABLE AFTER 24 HOURS AFTER PLACING THE ORDER. JUST IN TIME COURSES, DIGITAL DOWNLOAD, AND E-BOOK ORDERS WITH PREVIEW OPTIONS ARE NON-REFUNDABLE.

FEES AND TAXES: 
SCALEUP USA IS A BUSINESS TO BUSINESS SERVICE. YOU ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY FEES, TAXES, DUTIES OR CHARGES INCURRED TO ACCESS SCALEUP USA THROUGH AN INTERNET ACCESS PROVIDER OR OTHER THIRD-PARTY SERVICES. UNLESS OTHERWISE SPECIFIED, ALL PRICES ARE STATED WITHOUT ANY APPLICABLE EXCISE, SALES, USE, VALUE-ADDED, OR OTHER TAX OR DUTIES IMPOSED UPON THE PRODUCTION, SALES OR DELIVERY OF THE SERVICES OR DELIVERABLES. ANY SUCH TAXES, WHEN APPLICABLE, WILL BE CHARGED WHEN ASSESSED AS SEPARATE ADDITIONAL ITEMS ON INVOICES OR WHEN REQUIRED BY GOVERNMENT AUTHORITIES, UNLESS VALID EXEMPTION CERTIFICATES ARE IN THE POSSESSION OF LAUNCH DREAM AT THE TIME OF THE ORDER.


3. CONTENT USAGE.

LEARNING MATERIAL:
SCALEUP USA PROVIDES VARIOUS LEARNING MATERIALS, INFORMATION, QUIZZES, TESTS, QUESTIONS, ARTICLES, NEWS, AND OTHER INFORMATION ON THIS AND RELATED SITES AND IN COURSES OFFERED THROUGH THIS SITE. AUTHORIZED USER CAN VIEW ALL MATERIAL AND DOWNLOAD ONE COPY OF THE DOWNLOADABLE MATERIALS ONLY. A MAXIMUM OF ONE COPY OF THE MATERIALS MAY BE PRINTED PROVIDED THAT USERS MAKE NO MODIFICATIONS TO THE MATERIALS AND YOU RETAIN ALL COPYRIGHT AND OTHER PROPRIETARY NOTICES CONTAINED IN THE ORIGINAL MATERIALS ON ANY COPIES OF THE MATERIALS. USERS MAY NOT MODIFY THE MATERIALS AT THIS SITE IN ANY WAY OR REPRODUCE, SHARE OR DISTRIBUTE THEM. USERS WILL KEEP ALL MATERIALS CONFIDENTIAL, AND WILL NOT SELL, AUCTION, LOAN, RENT, GIVE AWAY, DESCRIBE, SUMMARIZE, OR OTHERWISE REVEAL THE MATERIALS OR THEIR CONTENTS, TO ANY OTHER PERSON OR ENTITY. ANY BREACH OF THESE TERMS OF USE AUTOMATICALLY TERMINATES YOUR AUTHORIZED USE OF THIS SITE AND MAY SUBJECT YOU FOR ADDITIONAL PENALTIES. 

THE MATERIALS PROVIDED AT THIS SITE ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” WITHOUT ANY WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND INCLUDING WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT OF INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY. SCALEUP USA FURTHER DOES NOT WARRANT THE ACCURACY AND COMPLETENESS OF THE MATERIALS AT THIS SITE. SCALEUP USA MAY MAKE CHANGES TO THE MATERIALS AT THIS SITE, OR TO THE SERVICES AND PRICES DESCRIBED IN THEM, AT ANY TIME WITHOUT NOTICE. THE MATERIALS AT THIS SITE MAY BE OUT OF DATE, AND SCALEUP USA MAKES NO COMMITMENT TO UPDATE THE MATERIALS AT THIS SITE. SCALEUP USA LEARNING MATERIAL IS ALSO NOT A SUBSTITUTE FOR MANAGEMENT, LEGAL, FINANCIAL, FIDUCIARY, INVESTMENT, DUE DILIGENCE OR ANY OTHER KIND OF PROFESSIONAL EXPERT ADVICE. 

USER GENERATED CONTENT: 
SCALEUP USA WELCOMES ENGAGING SUBMISSIONS FOR CONTENT POSTINGS FROM OUR USERS. OUR USERS RETAIN COPYRIGHTS TO THEIR SUBMITTED CONTENT. BY SUBMITTING TO PUBLISH THE CONTENT ON SCALEUP USA YOU GRANT US A NON-EXCLUSIVE, TRANSFERABLE, SUB-LICENSABLE, ROYALTY-FREE, WORLDWIDE LICENSE TO USE ANY OF IT. WHEN YOU SUBMIT A POSTING FOR PUBLISHING CONTENT OR INFORMATION FOR THE MARKETPLACE, IT MEANS THAT YOU ARE ALLOWING EVERYONE, TO ACCESS AND USE THAT INFORMATION INCLUDING TO REPRINT OR RETRANSMIT ALL CONTENT, AND TO HAVE IT ASSOCIATED WITH YOU, YOUR ORGANIZATION, AND YOUR CONTACT INFORMATION.

NO RETRANSMITTING: 
THE MATERIALS ON THIS SITE ARE COPYRIGHTED, AND ANY UNAUTHORIZED USE OF ANY MATERIALS ON THIS SITE MAY VIOLATE COPYRIGHT, TRADEMARK, AND OTHER LAWS. YOU CAN ONLY SHARE YOUR INDIVIDUAL COMPANY SUBMITTED TEMPLATE BASED POSTING WITH OTHERS USING THE SHARE BUTTON ON THE PLATFORM OR VIA COPYING AND PASTING THE URL OF YOUR OWN POSTED LINK. YOU AGREE NOT TO OTHERWISE SELL, PUBLISH, DISTRIBUTE, RETRANSMIT, REVERSE ENGINEER, COPY, POST OR PROVIDE ACCESS TO THE CONTENT RECEIVED THROUGH SCALEUP USA WITHOUT OUR PRIOR WRITTEN CONSENT. UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES WILL THE CONTENT OF THE LEARNING COURSES BE SHARED WITH ANY NON-AUTHORIZED, NON-REGISTERED USERS. 

NO UNLAWFUL USAGE: 
YOU AGREE NOT TO USE SCALEUP USA FOR ANY UNLAWFUL PURPOSE. WE RESERVE THE RIGHT TO TERMINATE OR RESTRICT YOUR ACCESS TO SCALEUP USA IN ANY WAY POSSIBLE IF, IN OUR OPINION, YOUR USE OF SCALEUP USA MAY VIOLATE ANY LAWS, INFRINGE UPON ANOTHER PERSON'S RIGHTS OR VIOLATE THE TERMS. IF YOU BREACH ANY OF THESE TERMS, YOUR AUTHORIZATION TO USE THIS SITE AUTOMATICALLY TERMINATES AND YOU MUST IMMEDIATELY DESTROY ANY DOWNLOADED OR PRINTED MATERIAL FROM THIS SITE.

NO POSTING OF COPYRIGHTED CONTENT: 
POST ONLY MATERIAL THAT IS YOURS THAT YOU KNOW TO BE ACCURATE, AND TO WHICH YOU OWN THE COPYRIGHT. LAUNCH DREAM DOES NOT WANT TO RECEIVE CONFIDENTIAL OR PROPRIETARY INFORMATION FROM YOU THROUGH THIS SITE. ANY MATERIAL, INFORMATION OR OTHER COMMUNICATION YOU SUBMIT, TRANSMIT OR POST TO SCALEUP USA WILL BE CONSIDERED NON-CONFIDENTIAL AND NON-PROPRIETARY. LAUNCH DREAM WILL HAVE NO OBLIGATIONS WITH RESPECT TO THIS COMMUNICATIONS. LAUNCH DREAM, ITS DESIGNEES, AND RESELLERS WILL BE FREE TO COPY, DISCLOSE, DISTRIBUTE, INCORPORATE, AND OTHERWISE USE THE COMMUNICATIONS AND ALL DATA, IMAGES, SOUNDS, TEXT, AND OTHER THINGS EMBODIED THEREIN FOR ANY AND ALL COMMERCIAL OR NON-COMMERCIAL PURPOSES.

ACCURACY / USERS JUDGMENT: 
WE CANNOT VOUCH FOR THE CORRECTNESS, VALUE, OR GOOD SENSE OF INFORMATION, PUBLISHINGS, POSTINGS, MESSAGES, ORGANIZATION PROFILES, ADVERTISEMENTS, NEWS RELEASES, OR ARTICLES POSTED HERE, AND WE DON'T CLAIM TO READ OR APPRAISE THEM ALL. YOU MUST USE YOUR OWN COMMON SENSE AND DO YOUR OWN DUE DILIGENCE TO DECIDE ABOUT THE UTILITY OF WHAT YOU READ HERE. YOU WILL BE EXPOSED TO WIDE DIFFERENCES IN POINT OF VIEW. PLEASE SHOW RESPECT BY USING LANGUAGE THAT'S APPROPRIATE FOR GENERAL CONVERSATION, WITH NOTHING INSULTING, RACIST, OBSCENE, SEXUALLY EXPLICIT, BULLYING, INTIMIDATING, OR HARASSING FOR ANY USER.

INTERACTIVE AREAS: 
USAGE OF INTERACTIVE AREAS INCLUDING FORMS, TEMPLATES, POSTINGS, FORUMS, AUTHORING ARTICLES, NEW RELEASES, BULLETIN BOARDS, CHAT ROOMS, AND OTHER SUCH INTERACTIVE AREAS, WHEN MADE AVAILABLE ARE PROVIDED TO GIVE USERS A FORUM TO EXPRESS THEIR OPINIONS AND SHARE THEIR IDEAS AND INFORMATION.

ANY POSTING BY A USER MUST NOT:

  • DISCRIMINATE ON THE GROUNDS OF RACE, RELIGION, NATIONAL ORIGIN, GENDER, AGE, MARITAL STATUS, SEXUAL ORIENTATION OR DISABILITY, OR REFER TO SUCH MATTERS IN ANY MANNER PROHIBITED BY LAW.
  • ADVERTISE, PROMOTE OR OFFER TO TRADE ANY GOODS OR SERVICES RELATING TO ILLEGAL, UNLAWFUL, OBSCENE, OR INDECENT PRODUCTS OR SERVICES.
  • LIST OR EMBED LINKS TO EXTERNAL WEBSITES, FORUMS, FILES, PHOTOS, AUDIO, VIDEO OR OTHER ELECTRONIC MATERIALS RELATING TO ILLEGAL, UNLAWFUL, OBSCENE, OR INDECENT PRODUCTS OR SERVICES.
  • UPLOAD COPYRIGHTED OR OTHER PROPRIETARY MATERIAL OF ANY KIND WITHOUT THE EXPRESS PERMISSION OF THE OWNER OF THAT MATERIAL.
  • BE IN ANY OTHER LANGUAGE OTHER THAN ENGLISH.
  • INCLUDE IMAGES, PHOTOS, OR ARTICLES OR OTHER CONTENT THAT CONSTITUTES, PROMOTES OR ENCOURAGES ILLEGAL ACTS, VIOLATION OF ANY RIGHT OF ANY INDIVIDUAL OR ENTITY, VIOLATION OF ANY LOCAL, STATE, NATIONAL OR INTERNATIONAL LAW, RULE, GUIDELINE OR REGULATION, OR OTHERWISE CREATES LIABILITY.
  • TRANSMIT FILES THAT CONTAIN VIRUSES, SPYWARE, RANSOMWARE CORRUPTED FILES, OR ANY OTHER SIMILAR SOFTWARE OR PROGRAMS THAT MAY DAMAGE OR ADVERSELY AFFECT THE OPERATION OF OUR SITE OR OUR END USERS.
  • TRANSMIT PYRAMID SCHEMES, SPAM, OR CHAIN LETTERS.
  • INTERFERE WITH OR DISRUPT OUR SITE, SERVERS, OR NETWORKS OR TAKE ANY ACTION THAT IMPOSES AN UNREASONABLY OR DISPROPORTIONATELY LARGE LOAD ON OUR INFRASTRUCTURE.

VIOLATION OF GUIDELINES: 
WE RESERVE THE RIGHT, THOUGH WE DO NOT HAVE THE OBLIGATION, TO NOT PUBLISH OR REMOVE WITHOUT NOTICE ANY ARTICLE OR POSTING WHICH WE CONSIDER TO BE IN VIOLATION THE TERMS, OR THAT DIMINISHES THE VALUE OF THE COMMUNITY. WHEN WE DECIDE TO DO SO, OUR ONLY OBLIGATION TO THE USER IS TO REFUND ANY PRO-RATED FEES TO THE USER BASED ON RESIDUAL TIMEFRAME. 

WORD COUNT AND QUALITY: 
WHEN SUBMITTING INFORMATION VIA ONLINE SUBMISSION FORMS PLEASE KEEP WITHIN THE PROPOSED MINIMUM AND MAXIMUM WORD COUNT LISTED FOR THE PARTICULAR FIELD IN THE FORM IN GRAMMATICALLY CORRECT, UNDERSTANDABLE ENGLISH LANGUAGE. SUBMISSIONS THAT DO NOT MEET THE WORD COUNT MAY BE PENALIZED BY ADDITIONAL FEES, MAY BE DELAYED, OR MAY NOT BE APPROVED FOR PUBLICATION. ADDITIONALLY, IF THE CONTENT EXCEEDS THE MAXIMUM WORD COUNT WE MAY PUBLISH ONLY THE ALLOWABLE WORD COUNT RESULTING IN LOSS OF CLARITY FOR THE ORGANIZATION'S PROFILE. 

EDITORIAL CHANGES:
WE RESERVE THE RIGHT, THOUGH WE DO NOT HAVE THE OBLIGATION TO MAKE EDITORIAL CHANGES. EDITORIAL CHANGES ARE SIMPLE CLARIFICATIONS THAT DO NOT ALTER THE SUBSTANTIVE MEANING OF THE CONTENT MATERIAL THE USER SUBMITS. EDITORIAL CHANGES TYPICALLY INCLUDE PUNCTUATION CHANGES, GRAMMAR CORRECTIONS, REORDERING EXISTING MATERIAL, ADDING HEADERS OR FOOTERS FOR EASE OF USE, ADDRESS AND NAME CHANGES, ADDING FORMATTING, PHOTOS, GRAPHICS, AND HYPERLINK ADDITIONS.

USER COMMUNICATION: 
SCALEUP USA EDITOR/MODERATOR MAY OCCASIONALLY COMMUNICATE WITH YOU BY E-MAIL AS PART OF MANAGING AND PROMOTING THE LEARNING PROGRAM AND COLLABORATION MARKETPLACE. YOUR CONTINUED USAGE OF SCALEUP USA INDICATES YOUR AGREEMENT TO ACCEPT THESE E-MAILS.


4. THIRD PARTY WEBSITES, SERVICES, AND SOFTWARE.

WE OR OUR POSTINGS, LINK TO, OR PROMOTE, WEBSITES OR SERVICES FROM OTHER COMPANIES ON SCALEUP USA OR MAY OFFER YOU THE ABILITY TO DOWNLOAD SOFTWARE OR CONTENT FROM OTHER COMPANIES. SUCH LINKS ON THIS SITE TO THIRD-PARTY WEBSITES ARE PROVIDED SOLELY AS A CONVENIENCE TO YOU. SOME MAY REQUIRE ADDITIONAL REGISTRATION AND/OR DIRECT PAYMENT FOR ACCESS TO THEIR PROPRIETARY CONTENT. IF YOU USE THESE LINKS, YOU WILL LEAVE THIS SITE. WE DO NOT REVIEW THE THIRD-PARTY SITES AND DO NOT CONTROL AND ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY OF THESE SITES OR THEIR CONTENT, PRODUCTS OR SERVICES EVEN IF WE PROVIDED LINKS TO THEM. SCALEUP USA DOES NOT ENDORSE OR MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS ABOUT THEM, OR ANY INFORMATION, SERVICE, SOFTWARE OR OTHER PRODUCTS OR MATERIALS FOUND THERE, OR ANY RESULTS THAT MAY BE OBTAINED FROM USING THEM. IF YOU DECIDE TO ACCESS ANY OF THE THIRD-PARTY WEBSITES LINKED TO THIS SITE, YOU DO THIS ENTIRELY AT YOUR OWN RISK.


5. PRIVACY POLICY.

REGISTRATION DATA AND OTHER INFORMATION ABOUT YOU ARE SUBJECT TO OUR PRIVACY POLICY. NOTE THAT INFORMATION THAT YOU PROVIDE TO US MAY BE SENT TO OTHER COUNTRIES FOR PROCESSING. BY BECOMING A USER OF SCALEUP USA, YOU CONSENT TO YOUR DATA BEING SENT ABROAD FOR PROCESSING. THE INFORMATION WE GATHER ON OUR SITE FALLS INTO TWO CATEGORIES: (A) PERSONAL INFORMATION YOU SUPPLY WHEN YOU SUBSCRIBE, ORDER, FILL A FORM, TEMPLATE, COMPLETE A SURVEY, REGISTER FOR AN ONLINE DISCUSSION, ENTER A CONTEST OR SWEEPSTAKES, OR PROVIDE YOUR E-MAIL ADDRESS, AND (B) TRACKING INFORMATION WE MAY COLLECT AS YOU NAVIGATE THROUGH OUR SITE.

USAGE OF PERSONALLY IDENTIFIABLE INFORMATION: 
WE MAY ASK YOU TO ORDER PRODUCTS OR SERVICES ON OUR SITE. WHEN YOU DO THIS, WE AND/OR OUR AGENTS COLLECT PERSONALLY IDENTIFIABLE INFORMATION ABOUT YOU SUCH AS YOUR NAME, MAILING ADDRESS, E-MAIL ADDRESS, TELEPHONE NUMBER, AND PAYMENT INFORMATION. WE MAY SOMETIMES ALSO ASK FOR INFORMATION ABOUT YOUR INTERESTS IN AND USE OF VARIOUS PRODUCTS, PROGRAMS, AND SERVICES. IN ADDITION, WE MAY ASK YOU FOR PERSONAL INFORMATION WHEN ENTERING A CONTEST OR SWEEPSTAKE OR COMPLETING AN ONLINE SURVEY. WE USE THIS INFORMATION TO PROCESS YOUR ORDER OR REQUEST TO HELP IMPROVE OUR SITE. WHEN PERSONALLY IDENTIFIABLE INFORMATION IS COLLECTED, YOU WILL KNOW BECAUSE YOU WILL HAVE TO FILL OUT A FORM.

WE USE PERSONALLY IDENTIFIABLE INFORMATION IN A LIMITED NUMBER OF WAYS. WE USE THE INFORMATION TO COMPLETE ORDER TRANSACTIONS AND FULFILL ORDER REQUESTS FOR OUR SERVICES, SUCH AS TO PUBLISH A POSTING ON THE PUBLICLY ACCESSIBLE MARKETPLACE. WE ALSO USE THE INFORMATION YOU PROVIDE TO SEND YOU E-MAIL FOR PRODUCTS, PROGRAMS OR SERVICES THAT WE BELIEVE MAY BE OF INTEREST TO YOU. SOMETIMES WE USE THIRD PARTY COMPANIES OR SYSTEMS TO HELP US COLLECT PAYMENT OR DELIVER OUR DIGITAL PRODUCTS AND SERVICES TO YOU. IN SUCH CASES, THESE COMPANIES MAY HAVE ACCESS TO YOUR INFORMATION. WE MAY OCCASIONALLY RELEASE PERSONAL INFORMATION AS REQUIRED BY LAW, FOR EXAMPLE, TO COMPLY WITH A COURT ORDER OR SUBPOENA.

USAGE OF AGGREGATE INFORMATION: 
WHEN YOU USE OUR SITE, WE MAY COLLECT TRACKING INFORMATION SUCH AS YOUR BROWSER TYPE, THE TYPE OF OPERATING SYSTEM YOU USE, THE DOMAIN NAME OF YOUR INTERNET SERVICE PROVIDER, THE WEBSITE OR SEARCH ENGINE THAT REFERRED YOU TO US AND PAGES VISITED ON OUR SITE. WE COLLECT IT FOR AGGREGATE REPORTING ON SITE ACTIVITY. FOR EXAMPLE, WE MAY WANT TO KNOW HOW LONG THE AVERAGE USER SPENDS ON OUR SITE OR WHICH PAGES OR FEATURES GET THE MOST ATTENTION. WE USE THIS INFORMATION TO MAKE THE SITE MORE USEFUL TO YOU.

WE MAY USE "COOKIES" TO STORE AND SOMETIMES TO TRACK USER INFORMATION. COOKIES, BY THEMSELVES, DO NOT TELL US THE E-MAIL ADDRESS OR OTHER PERSONALLY IDENTIFIABLE INFORMATION. A COOKIE IS A SMALL AMOUNT OF DATA THAT IS SENT TO YOUR BROWSER FROM A WEB SERVER AND STORED ON YOUR COMPUTER'S HARD DRIVE. A COOKIE CONTAINS AN UNIQUE NUMBER THAT ALLOWS OUR SITE TO RECOGNIZE YOUR COMPUTER. THE HELP FUNCTION ON MOST BROWSERS CONTAINS INFORMATION ON HOW TO SET YOUR BROWSER TO NOTIFY YOU BEFORE ACCEPTING COOKIES OR TO DISABLE COOKIES ENTIRELY. HOWEVER, IF YOU DON'T ACCEPT COOKIES, YOU MAY NOT BE ABLE TO TAKE ADVANTAGE OF VARIOUS FEATURES ON OUR SITE THAT ARE AVAILABLE TO OTHER VISITORS.


6. LINKING TO OUR WEBSITE.

IF YOU OPERATE A WEBSITE AND WISH TO LINK TO SCALEUP USA, YOU MAY LINK ONLY TO THE HOMEPAGE OR TO YOUR PAID BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES POSTING, AND NOT TO ANY OTHER PAGES OR SUB-DOMAIN WITHOUT PRIOR WRITTEN PERMISSION.

YOU MAY NOT FRAME OR UTILIZE FRAMING TECHNIQUES THAT INVOLVE ANY TRADEMARK, LOGO, COPYRIGHTED MATERIAL OR OTHER PROPRIETARY INFORMATION WITHOUT OUR EXPRESS WRITTEN CONSENT. YOU AGREE NOT TO COPY, REPLICATE, DECOMPILE, REVERSE ENGINEER OR DISASSEMBLE ANY SOFTWARE OR OTHER PRODUCTS OR SERVICES OR PROCESSES ACCESSIBLE THROUGH SCALEUP USA, NOT TO INSERT ANY CODE OR PRODUCT OR MANIPULATE THE CONTENT OF SCALEUP USA IN ANYWAY THAT AFFECTS THE USER'S EXPERIENCE. YOU MAY SHARE MARKETPLACE POSTING VIA THE SHARE BUTTON BUT NOT REPLICATE SCALEUP USA CONTENT. YOUR LINK SHOULD NOT IMPLY THAT SCALEUP USA IS ENDORSING YOU OR YOUR PRODUCT OR SERVICE. YOUR LINK SHOULD NOT MISREPRESENT YOUR RELATIONSHIP WITH SCALEUP USA.


7. LEGAL NOTIFICATION.

NO AGENCY:
NOTHING CONTAINED HEREIN SHALL CONSTITUTE A PARTNERSHIP OR JOINT VENTURE WITH THE USER, NOR MAKE EITHER PARTY THE AGENT OR REPRESENTATIVE OF THE OTHER. NEITHER PARTY HAS AUTHORITY TO BIND THE OTHER OR INCUR ANY LIABILITIES ON BEHALF OF THE OTHER, NOR TO DIRECT THE EMPLOYEES OF THE OTHER.

INDEMNIFICATION:
IF ANYONE BRINGS A CLAIM AGAINST US RELATED TO YOUR ACTIONS, CONTENT OR INFORMATION ON SCALEUP USA, YOU WILL INDEMNIFY AND HOLD US HARMLESS FROM AND AGAINST ALL DAMAGES, LOSSES, AND EXPENSES OF ANY KIND (INCLUDING REASONABLE LEGAL FEES AND COSTS) RELATED TO SUCH CLAIM. WE ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR THE CONTENT OR INFORMATION USERS SUBMIT, TRANSMIT OR SHARE ON OR FROM SCALEUP USA INCLUDING OFFENSIVE, INAPPROPRIATE, INACCURATE, INCOMPLETE, OBSCENE, UNLAWFUL OR OTHERWISE OBJECTIONABLE CONTENT OR INFORMATION.

DEFICIENT WORK:
LAUNCH DREAM WILL, AT ITS SOLE OPTION, (A) RE-PERFORM, OR (B) REFUND THE FEE PAID FOR, ANY DEFECTIVE SERVICE WHICH IS REJECTED BY THE PAYING CLIENT WITHIN 3 DAYS AFTER FULFILLMENT BY LAUNCH DREAM. SERVICES ARE DEFECTIVE ONLY TO THE EXTENT THEY ARE NOT PERFORMED IN A PROFESSIONAL AND WORKMANLIKE MANNER OR DO NOT CONFORM IN ALL MATERIAL RESPECTS TO REASONABLE INDUSTRY STANDARDS.


8. NOT A BROKER-DEALER.

LAUNCH DREAM WILL NOT, EITHER ALONE OR IN PARTICIPATION WITH ANY CLIENT, BECOME ENGAGED IN EFFECTING THE SALE OF, OR OFFERING FOR SALE, ANY SECURITIES. LAUNCH DREAM SHALL NOT PARTICIPATE IN NEGOTIATIONS WITH POTENTIAL INVESTORS LEADING UP TO, NOR OFFER ANY OPINION OR RECOMMENDATION AS TO THE MERITS OF, MAKING AN INVESTMENT IN ANY CLIENT, NOR PROVIDE ANY ADVICE RELATING TO THE VALUATION OF OR THE FINANCIAL ADVISABILITY OF SUCH AN INVESTMENT. LAUNCH DREAM SHALL NOT ASSIST ANY POTENTIAL INVESTOR IN COMPLETING SUBSCRIPTION DOCUMENTATION REGARDING ANY INVESTMENT IN ANY CLIENT, NOR SHALL IT RECEIVE ANY FUNDS FROM POTENTIAL INVESTORS OR HANDLE ANY SECURITIES SOLD TO POTENTIAL INVESTORS. LAUNCH DREAM SHALL NOT PROVIDE ANY FINANCING TO POTENTIAL INVESTORS FOR MAKING AN INVESTMENT IN ANY CLIENT, NOR SHALL LAUNCH DREAM ASSIST POTENTIAL INVESTORS IN ARRANGING FOR SUCH FINANCING. LAUNCH DREAM SHALL NOT PERFORM ANY INDEPENDENT ANALYSIS OF AN INVESTMENT IN ANY CLIENT, ASSIST IN STRUCTURING OFFERING TERMS, OR ASSIST IN PREPARING ANY OFFERING MATERIALS FOR ANY CLIENT IN CONNECTION WITH AN OFFERING OF SECURITIES BY ANY CLIENT. LAUNCH DREAM SHALL NOT PARTICIPATE IN ANY ADVERTISEMENT, ENDORSEMENT OR GENERAL SOLICITATION REGARDING ANY CLIENT SECURITIES, OTHER THAN PUBLISHING CLIENT’S PROFILE ON THE SCALEUP MARKETPLACE. LAUNCH DREAM IS NOT REQUIRED TO REGISTER AS A BROKER-DEALER UNDER THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OR THE RULES AND REGULATIONS PROMULGATED THEREUNDER, WHETHER IN CONNECTION WITH ITS ACTIVITIES UNDER THE SCALEUP PROGRAM OR OTHERWISE.


9. DISCLAIMERS OF WARRANTIES AND LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY.

YOU AGREE THAT YOUR ACCESS TO AND USE OF SCALEUP USA AND THE CONTENT AVAILABLE THROUGH SCALEUP USA IS ON AN "AS-IS", "AS-AVAILABLE" BASIS AND WE SPECIFICALLY DISCLAIM ANY REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. NO ORAL OR WRITTEN INFORMATION OR ADVICE GIVEN BY LAUNCH DREAM OR ANY LAUNCH DREAM AUTHORIZED REPRESENTATIVE SHALL CREATE A WARRANTY OR IN ANY WAY INCREASE THE SCOPE OF LAUNCH DREAM'S LIABILITY. YOUR USE OF THE SCALEUP USA SERVICE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK.

WE DO NOT WARRANT THAT SERVICE WILL NOT BE INTERRUPTED OR BE ERROR FREE; NOR DO WE MAKE ANY WARRANTY AS TO THE RESULTS THAT MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE USE OF THE SERVICES OR AS TO THE ACCURACY, RELIABILITY OR CORRECTNESS OF ANY INFORMATION OR MERCHANDISE CONTAINED IN OR PROVIDED THROUGH THE SERVICE. WE MAY DISCONTINUE OR CHANGE THE SERVICE OR ITS AVAILABILITY TO YOU, AT ANY TIME. LAUNCH DREAM AND ITS SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES, SHAREHOLDERS, DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, PARTNERS, CONTRACTORS, CONSULTANTS, AND LICENSORS (THE LAUNCH DREAM PARTIES) WILL NOT BE LIABLE (JOINTLY OR SEVERALLY) TO YOU OR ANY OTHER PERSON AS A RESULT OF YOUR ACCESS OR USE OF OPPORTUNITIES FOR BUSINESS FOR INDIRECT, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, PUNITIVE, OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, LOST TIME, EFFORT OR SAVINGS (COLLECTIVELY, THE "EXCLUDED DAMAGES"), WHETHER OR NOT CHARACTERIZED IN NEGLIGENCE, TORT, CONTRACT, OR OTHER THEORY OF LIABILITY, EVEN IF ANY OF THE LAUNCH DREAM PARTIES HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF OR COULD HAVE FORESEEN ANY OF THE EXCLUDED DAMAGES, AND IRRESPECTIVE OF ANY FAILURE OF AN ESSENTIAL PURPOSE OF A LIMITED REMEDY.

SOME OF THE SERVICES DESCRIBED IN THE SCALEUP SERVICE SHALL BE PURSUANT TO A SEPARATE ENGAGEMENT TO BE ENTERED INTO WITH THIRD PARTIES, E.G., EXTERNAL PROFESSIONAL ADVISORS OR SERVICE PROVIDERS SUCH AS ATTORNEYS AND ACCOUNTANTS. LAUNCH DREAM MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS ABOUT SAID SERVICES (EVEN IF IT RECOMMENDS THAT YOU USE A PARTICULAR SERVICE ADVISOR) AND YOUR SOLE RECOURSE FOR ANY ISSUE WITH RESPECT TO THE SAME SHALL BE DIRECTLY AGAINST ANY SUCH SERVICE PROVIDERS OR ADVISORS. THE USER IS RESPONSIBLE FOR CHECKING THE QUALIFICATIONS OF ANY SUCH SERVICE PROVIDERS OR ADVISORS, MONITORING ANY SUCH SERVICES AND ENTERING INTO ANY SUCH THIRD PARTY AGREEMENTS.

IF ANY APPLICABLE AUTHORITY HOLDS ANY PORTION OF THIS SECTION TO BE UNENFORCEABLE, THEN THE LAUNCH DREAM PARTIES' LIABILITY WILL BE LIMITED TO THE FULLEST POSSIBLE EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW. LAUNCH DREAM SHALL NOT BE LIABLE TO YOU FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE YOU MAY SUFFER (IRRESPECTIVE OF WHETHER IT ARISES DUE TO OUR FAILURE, ERROR OR DELAY) OR AS A RESULT OF YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION HAVING BEEN DISCLOSED TO SOMEONE ELSE.

NOTWITHSTANDING THE ABOVE, USER'S EXCLUSIVE REMEDIES FOR ALL DAMAGES, LOSSES AND CAUSES OF ACTIONS WHETHER IN CONTRACT, TORT INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE OR OTHERWISE, SHALL NOT EXCEED THE DOLLAR AMOUNT WHICH THE USER PAID DIRECTLY TO LAUNCH DREAM FOR THE CURRENT OR ACTIVE PERIOD.


9. DISPUTES RESOLUTION. 

THE USER EXPRESSLY AGREES THAT THIS CONTRACT SHALL NOT BE GOVERNED BY THE UNITED NATIONS CONVENTION ON CONTRACTS FOR THE INTERNATIONAL SALE OF GOODS. THIS AGREEMENT SHALL BE INTERPRETED AND GOVERNED BY THE LAWS OF THE UNITED STATES AND THE COMMONWEALTH OF VIRGINIA. ANY DISPUTE ARISING OUT OF THIS AGREEMENT SHALL BE SETTLED BY FINAL AND BINDING ARBITRATION CONDUCTED IN FAIRFAX COUNTY, VIRGINIA, USA BY ONE NEUTRAL ARBITRATOR KNOWLEDGEABLE IN THE SUBJECT MATTER COVERED BY THIS AGREEMENT, IN ACCORDANCE WITH THIS SECTION AND THE THEN CURRENT COMMERCIAL ARBITRATION RULES OF THE AMERICAN ARBITRATION ASSOCIATION (“AAA”). THE SUCCESSFUL PARTY IN THE ARBITRATION SHALL BE AWARDED BY THE ARBITRATOR THAT PARTY’S COSTS AND EXPENSES, INCLUDING ATTORNEYS’ FEES AND ADMINISTRATIVE FEES OF THE AAA. AN AWARD MAY BE CONFIRMED AND JUDGMENT ENTERED IN ANY COURT HAVING COMPETENT JURISDICTION. EXCEPT AS OTHERWISE PROVIDED FOR HEREIN, ANY LITIGATION INITIATED UNDER SUCH ACT OR OTHERWISE SHALL BE CONDUCTED IN A COURT OF COMPETENT JURISDICTION LOCATED IN NORTHERN VIRGINIA, USA. ANY NOTICE OR OTHER COMMUNICATION REQUIRED TO BE GIVEN OR MADE UNDER THIS AGREEMENT SHALL BE VIA WRITTEN ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATIONS IN PDF FORMAT AND SHALL BE SUBMITTED TO SCALEUP USA AT THE HELLO(AT)SCALEUP.ONE EMAIL ADDRESS.


10. GENERAL.

THIS AGREEMENT CONTAINS THE FINAL AND ENTIRE AGREEMENT BETWEEN LAUNCH DREAM REGARDING YOUR USE OF SCALEUP USA AND SUPERSEDES ALL PREVIOUS AND CONTEMPORANEOUS VERBAL OR WRITTEN NEGOTIATIONS, UNDERSTANDINGS, OR AGREEMENTS REGARDING YOUR USE OF SCALEUP USA. THIS AGREEMENT IS PERSONAL TO YOU, WHICH MEANS THAT YOU MAY NOT ASSIGN YOUR RIGHTS OR OBLIGATIONS UNDER THIS AGREEMENT TO ANYONE. NO THIRD PARTY IS A BENEFICIARY OF THIS AGREEMENT.

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