Terms & Conditions

Ruru.com

Effective Date: July 25, 2019

I. WELCOME

Welcome to the Ruru website (“Site”). This Terms of Use Agreement (“Agreement”) sets forth the agreement between Ruru Technologies, LLC and its future parents, subsidiaries and affiliates of the aforementioned entities (collectively, “Ruru” or “we”) and each user (“you” or “user”) regarding the use by you of this Site, its forums, comments, chat rooms and all other areas. Please read this Agreement, as well as Ruru’s Privacy Policy, which is incorporated into this Agreement by reference, carefully before using this Site. By accessing, browsing, and/or using this Site, you acknowledge that you have read, understood, agree, and electronically consent to be bound by the terms and conditions contained in this Agreement and to comply with all applicable laws and regulations. If you do not agree to the terms and conditions contained in this Agreement, including Ruru’s Privacy Policy, you may not access or otherwise use this Site and, if applicable, terminate your account. Ruru reserves the right to modify and amend the terms of this Agreement at any time and for any reason. We will notify you of any material changes to the Agreement by posting a notice on the homepage of this Site for a reasonable period of time after such changes are made, and by changing the “Last Updated” date at the top of this webpage. Any changes to the terms of this Agreement shall be effective immediately upon our posting notice of the changes. For this reason, we recommend that you check the terms and conditions of this Agreement periodically for any changes. Your continued use of this Site following the posting of changes to this Agreement will mean that you accept those changes. Users under the age of 18 must (a) review this Agreement with a parent or legal guardian to ensure that the parent or legal guardian acknowledges and agrees to the terms and conditions of this Agreement, and (b) not access this Site and delete, remove and/or uninstall any application if his or her parent or legal guardian doesn’t agree to the terms of this Agreement.

II. COPYRIGHT, LICENSES, USE RESTRICTIONS, AND TRADEMARKS

You acknowledge that, between you and Ruru, we own, solely and exclusively, all rights, title, and interest in and to this Site and all content and materials on this Site, including, but not limited to, this Site’s design, assembly, graphics, text, programs, processes, technology, content, sounds, trademarks, logos, names, slogans, trade dress, copyrights, other intellectual property, pictures, software and other files and the selection, organization, compilation, arrangement and look and feel thereof (collectively, “Materials”), are the property of Ruru or its licensors, and are subject to and protected by United States and international copyright and other intellectual property laws and rights. All rights to Materials not expressly granted in this Agreement are reserved to their respective copyright owners. Except as expressly stated herein, none of the Materials may be copied, reproduced, distributed, republished, downloaded, performed, displayed, posted, modified, revised, altered, cropped, re-sized, transmitted, exploited or otherwise used in any form or by any means, including, but not limited to, electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording, or otherwise, without the prior written permission of Ruru or the respective copyright owner.

You are granted the limited, non-exclusive, non-transferrable revocable right and license to view and download the Materials and make single copies or prints of the content on this Site only for your personal, non-commercial use, provided that you keep all copyright and other proprietary notices contained in the original Materials intact. This permission terminates automatically if you violate the terms and conditions of this Agreement when you no longer use the products or services on this Site, or if the Materials are used for public or commercial purposes. For our mobile applications, we grant you a nonexclusive, nontransferable, worldwide, and revocable license to perform, display and use the mobile application for your personal, non-commercial use only.

The trademarks, service marks, trade names, trade dress and logos (collectively, “Marks”) contained or described on this Site (including, without limitation, Ruru® and Ruru™ and any Marks associated with any products or third parties available or displayed on this Site) are the sole property of Ruru and/or its affiliates or licensors and may not be copied, imitated or otherwise used, in whole or in part, without the prior written consent of Ruru and/or its affiliates or licensors. In addition, all page headers, custom graphics, button icons, and scripts are Marks of Ruru and may not be copied, imitated or otherwise used, in whole or in part, without the prior written consent of Ruru. Nothing contained on this Site should be construed as granting, by implication, estoppel, or otherwise, any license or right to use any Marks displayed on this Site without our written permission or that of the third-party rights holder. Your misuse of the Marks displayed on this Site is strictly prohibited.

III. IDEAS AND MATERIALS

While no user of this Site is required to submit any ideas or materials to us, if you share any materials, messages, comments, feedback, reviews, postcards, suggestions, ideas, submissions, discussions, postings or other communications or interactions submitted or offered to Ruru on or through this site, by email or telephone, or otherwise disclosed, submitted or offered in connection with your use of this Site (collectively, “User Content”), you grant Ruru a royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, unrestricted, transferable right and license to use the User Content, however, Ruru desires, including without limitation, to copy, disclose, modify, enhance, transmit, sublicense, delete in its entirety, adapt, display, publish, translate, create derivative works from and/or sell and/or distribute such User Content and/or incorporate such User Content into any form, medium or technology throughout the world and for any purpose, including commercial uses. Additionally, whether you have publicly posted it on a forum or privately transmitted it to another Site user or to us, Ruru cannot guarantee that other users will not misuse the User Content that you share. Ruru is under no obligation to keep any User Content confidential, to pay you any compensation for the use of any User Content, or to respond to any User Content. If you have any User Content that you would like to keep confidential, do not post it to this site.

Ruru does not and cannot review all User Content on this site. As a result, Ruru is not liable in any way for any User Content, including, but not limited to, any errors or omissions in any User Content, or for any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of the use of any User Content posted, emailed or otherwise transmitted via this site. RURU IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR A USER’S MISUSE OR MISAPPROPRIATION OF ANY USER CONTENT YOU POST TO THIS SITE. HOWEVER, RURU DOES RESERVE THE RIGHT, BUT UNDERTAKES NO DUTY, TO MONITOR, BLOCK OR REMOVE ANY USER CONTENT, COMMUNICATIONS OR MATERIALS THAT IT DETERMINES TO BE (A) ABUSIVE, DEFAMATORY, OR OBSCENE, (B) FRAUDULENT, DECEPTIVE, OR MISLEADING, (C) IN VIOLATION OF A COPYRIGHT, TRADEMARK, OR OTHER INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHT OF ANOTHER, OR (D) OFFENSIVE OR OTHERWISE UNACCEPTABLE TO RURU IN ITS SOLE DISCRETION.

You acknowledge and agree that Ruru may preserve User Content and may also disclose User Content if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such preservation or disclosure is reasonably necessary to: comply with legal process; enforce this Agreement; respond to claims that any User Content violates the rights of third-parties; or protect the rights, property, or personal safety of Ruru, its users and the public. No confidential or contractual relationship is established by your posting of User Content or is to be implied by our review or subsequent use of your User Content. Ruru shall not be liable for any disclosure of any User Content, including opinion(s) or suggestion(s), you post to or through this site. RURU SHALL BE ENTITLED TO UNRESTRICTED USE OF ANY USER CONTENT IT MAY RECEIVE FROM YOU AT OR THROUGH THIS SITE, FOR ANY PURPOSE WHATSOEVER, COMMERCIAL OR OTHERWISE, WITHOUT COMPENSATION TO YOU AS PROVIDER OF THE USER CONTENT.

For any academic source materials such as textbooks and workbooks which you submit to us or which you use in performing online tutoring services, you represent and warrant that you are entitled to upload and use such materials under the “fair use” doctrine of copyright law. In addition, if you request that our system display a representation of a page or problem from a textbook or workbook, you represent and warrant that you are in proper legal possession of such textbook or workbook and that your instruction to our system to display a page or problem from your textbook or workbook is made for the sole purpose of facilitating your tutoring session, as “fair use” under copyright law.

IV. PROHIBITIONS AND OUR RIGHTS

Except as expressly permitted by this Agreement or by law, you may not download, display, copy, reproduce, distribute, modify, perform, transfer, create derivative works from, sell or otherwise exploit any Materials, content, software, code, or data on this Site or any materials or content related to our programs even if the materials or content are not accessed through this Site. We may investigate and/or terminate your account if you misuse this Site or behave in any way that we regard as inappropriate or unlawful. You agree that, while using this Site and the various products, services and features offered on or through this Site, you will not: (i) impersonate any person or entity or misrepresent your affiliation with any other person or entity; (ii) insert your own or a third party’s advertising, branding or other promotional content into any of this Site’s content, materials or services; or (iii) gain or attempt to gain unauthorized access to other computer systems through this Site.

You agree to not: (i) engage in spidering, “screen scraping,” “database scraping,” harvesting of e-mail addresses, wireless addresses or other contact or personal information, or any other automatic means of accessing, logging-in or registering on this Site or for any products, services, or features offered on or through this Site, or obtaining lists of users or obtaining or accessing other information or features on, from or through this Site or the products or services offered on or through this Site, including but not limited to any information residing on any server or database connected to this Site or any products or services offered on or through this Site; (ii) use this Site or the products or services made available on or through this Site in any manner with the intent to interrupt, damage, disable, overburden, or impair this Site or such products or services, including but not limited to sending mass unsolicited messages or “flooding” servers with requests; or (iii) use this Site or this Site’s products or services in violation of any applicable law or the legal rights of any third party. You agree that you will not attempt (or encourage or support anyone else’s attempt) to circumvent, reverse engineer, decrypt, or otherwise alter or interfere with this Site or this Site’s products or services, or any content thereof, or make unauthorized use thereof.

You agree that you will not upload, post, transmit, distribute or otherwise publish through this Site or any product, service, or feature made available on or through this Site, any materials which (i) restrict or inhibit any other user from using and enjoying this Site or this Site’s products or services, (ii) are fraudulent, unlawful, threatening, abusive, harassing, defamatory, obscene, vulgar, offensive, profane, sexually explicit or indecent, (iii) violate any local, state, national or international law, (iv) violate, plagiarize or infringe the intellectual property, privacy, publicity, or other rights of third parties, (v) contain a virus, spyware, or other harmful component, (vi) contain embedded links, advertising, chain letters or pyramid schemes of any kind, or (vii) constitute or contain false or misleading indications of origin, endorsement or statements of fact. You alone are responsible for the content and consequences of any of your activities, both on and off this Site.

You agree that you will treat our online tutors and instructors, or people seeking tutors, as the case may be, with respect and not use obscenities in the online classroom, lie about false emergencies, make threats or discuss personal matters or matters other than those related to the subject for which you seek or provide help. You agree that you will not disclose any information to your online tutor or instructor, or people seeking tutors, as the case may be, that could be considered personally identifiable information, such as your full name, address, telephone number, email address, social security number, or any other information that could be used to identify or locate you. Similarly, you agree that you will not solicit any such information from any online tutor or instructor, or people seeking tutors, as the case may be, and agree that if any online tutor or instructor, or people seeking tutors, as the case may be, ever discloses such information to you, asks you for any personal information, or suggests any offline meeting or conversation, you agree to immediately report this to us by phone and in writing. You agree not to use this Site or the products, services, and information offered on this Site to recruit, solicit, or contact in any form tutors or instructors for employment or contracting for a business not affiliated with us without our advance written permission.

V. RIGHT TO MONITOR AND EDITORIAL CONTROL

We reserve the right, but do not have an obligation, to (a) monitor and/or review all materials posted to this Site or through this Site’s products, services, or features, or (b) refuse to post or to remove any information or materials, in whole or in part, that in our sole discretion are objectionable, violate this Agreement, or violate applicable law. We may also impose limits on certain features of the forums or restrict your access to part or all of the forums without notice or penalty if we believe you are in breach of the guidelines set forth in this paragraph, our terms and conditions, or applicable law, or for any other reason without notice or liability.

You agree that we may record all or any part of any live online classes and tutoring sessions (including voice chat communications and videos) for quality control and other purposes. You agree that we own all transcripts and recordings of such sessions, and you hereby irrevocably assign to us all rights in all such transcripts and recordings.

VI. LINKS & REFERENCES; THIRD PARTY WEBSITES

Any links on this Site to other third-party websites or references to third-party names, marks, products or services are provided only as a convenience to you. Ruru does not control or endorse any third-party websites and is not responsible or liable for any content, goods or services provided on or through these outside websites or for your use or inability to use such websites. You agree that the Ruru Parties shall not be responsible or liable for any loss or damage of any sort incurred as the result of your dealings with any third-party websites. Your use of any links to third-party websites and your navigation of such websites is done entirely at your own risk. For purposes of this Agreement, Ruru, its parent, subsidiaries and other affiliated companies and their respective officers, directors, team members, and other representatives are collectively defined as the “Ruru Parties”.

You are not permitted to link directly to any image hosted on this Site or our products or services, such as using an “in-line” linking method to cause the image hosted by us to be displayed on another website. You agree not to download or use images hosted on this Site on another website, for any purpose, including but not limited to posting such images on another site. You agree not to link from any other website to this Site in any manner such that this Site, or any page of this Site, is “framed,” surrounded or obfuscated by any third-party content, materials or branding. We reserve all of our rights under the law to insist that any link to this Site be discontinued, and to revoke your right to link to this Site from any other website at any time upon written notice to you.

VII. DISCLAIMER; LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

PLEASE READ THIS AGREEMENT CAREFULLY BEFORE ACCESSING OR USING THIS SITE. BY ACCESSING, BROWSING, OR USING THIS SITE, YOU AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THE TERMS OF THIS AGREEMENT AND EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT YOUR USE OF AND DOWNLOADING MATERIALS AND INFORMATION FROM THIS SITE IS DONE AT YOUR SOLE RISK. THIS SITE AND THE MATERIALS CONTAINED HEREIN ARE PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS WITHOUT ANY WARRANTIES OR REPRESENTATIONS. EXCEPT AS OTHERWISE EXPRESSLY PROVIDED IN THIS AGREEMENT, THE RURU PARTIES EXPRESSLY DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED, TO THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, UPTIME OR UNINTERRUPTED ACCESS, AVAILABILITY, ACCURACY, OR USEFULNESS, TITLE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. WE, AND THE RURU PARTIES, ALSO ASSUME NO RESPONSIBILITY, AND WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR, ANY DAMAGES TO, OR VIRUSES THAT MAY INFECT, YOUR COMPUTER EQUIPMENT, MOBILE DEVICE, OR OTHER PROPERTY ON ACCOUNT OF YOUR ACCESS TO OR USE OF THIS SITE OR YOUR DOWNLOADING OF ANY MATERIALS FROM THIS SITE. IF YOU ARE DISSATISFIED WITH THIS SITE, YOUR SOLE REMEDY IS TO DISCONTINUE USING THIS SITE.

EXCEPT AS OTHERWISE EXPRESSLY PROVIDED IN THIS AGREEMENT, THE RURU PARTIES MAKE NO WARRANTY THAT (I) THE INFORMATION ON THIS SITE IS COMPLETE, ACCURATE, RELIABLE, TIMELY, CURRENT, ERROR-FREE, OR USEFUL, (II) THE QUALITY OF ANY PRODUCTS, SERVICES, INFORMATION, OR OTHER MATERIALS OBTAINED THROUGH THIS SITE ARE SUITABLE FOR YOUR PURPOSES, AND (III) ANY ERRORS IN THIS SITE WILL BE CORRECTED. NO ADVICE OR INFORMATION, WHETHER ORAL OR WRITTEN, OBTAINED BY YOU FROM THE RURU PARTIES OR ON OR THROUGH THIS SITE SHALL CREATE ANY WARRANTY NOT EXPRESSLY STATED IN THIS AGREEMENT. ADDITIONALLY, WE DO NOT GUARANTEE THE ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS, OR USEFULNESS OF ANY THIRD PARTY CONTENT ON THIS SITE OR ANY VERIFICATION SERVICES DONE ON OUR TUTORS OR INSTRUCTORS, OR ADOPT, ENDORSE OR ACCEPT RESPONSIBILITY FOR THE ACCURACY OR RELIABILITY OF ANY OPINION, ADVICE, OR STATEMENT MADE BY ANY TUTOR OR INSTRUCTOR OR ANY PARTY THAT APPEARS ON THIS SITE. UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES WILL WE OR THE RURU PARTIES BE RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE RESULTING FROM YOUR RELIANCE ON INFORMATION OR OTHER CONTENT POSTED ON OR AVAILABLE FROM THIS SITE.

TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE BY APPLICABLE LAW, THE RURU PARTIES DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES, WITH RESPECT TO THE PRODUCTS AND SERVICES LISTED OR PURCHASED ON OR THROUGH THIS SITE. WITHOUT LIMITING THE GENERALITY OF THE FOREGOING, THE RURU PARTIES EXPRESSLY DISCLAIM ALL LIABILITY FOR PRODUCT DEFECT OR FAILURE, CLAIMS THAT ARE DUE TO NORMAL WEAR AND TEAR, PRODUCT MISUSE, ABUSE, PRODUCT MODIFICATION, IMPROPER PRODUCT SELECTION AND NON-COMPLIANCE WITH ANY PRINTED DIRECTIONS.

UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL THE RURU PARTIES BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OF ANY KIND ARISING OUT OF, IN CONNECTION WITH OR RELATING TO THE USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE THIS SITE, INCLUDING ANY LIABILITY (I) AS A PUBLISHER OF INFORMATION, (II) AS A SELLER OF ANY PRODUCTS OR SERVICES, (III) FOR ANY DEFECTIVE PRODUCTS, (IV) FOR ANY INCORRECT OR INACCURATE INFORMATION, (V) FOR ANY UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR DISCLOSURE OF YOUR TRANSMISSIONS OR DATA, (VI) FOR STATEMENTS OR CONDUCT OF ANY THIRD PARTY ON THIS SITE, OR (VII) FOR ANY OTHER MATTER RELATING TO THIS SITE OR ANY THIRD PARTY WEBSITE. THIS IS A COMPREHENSIVE LIMITATION OF LIABILITY THAT APPLIES TO ALL DAMAGES OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES (INCLUDING DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF BUSINESS, LOSS OF PROFITS, LOSS OF GOODWILL, LOSS OF USE, LOSS OF DATA, COST OF PROCURING SUBSTITUTE GOODS, SERVICES OR INFORMATION, LITIGATION OR THE LIKE), WHETHER BASED ON BREACH OF CONTRACT, BREACH OF WARRANTY, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE), PRODUCT LIABILITY OR OTHERWISE, EVEN IF AN INDIVIDUAL ADVISES RURU OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. THE LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY SET FORTH HEREIN ARE FUNDAMENTAL AND ESSENTIAL ELEMENTS OF THE BASIS OF THE BARGAIN BETWEEN RURU AND YOU AND THE PARTIES ACKNOWLEDGE THAT THE PRODUCTS, INFORMATION AND SERVICES OFFERED ON AND THROUGH THIS SITE WOULD NOT BE PROVIDED WITHOUT SUCH LIMITATIONS. NOTWITHSTANDING THE FOREGOING, THE SOLE AND MAXIMUM LIABILITY OF THE RURU PARTIES FOR ANY REASON, AND YOUR SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE REMEDY FOR ANY CAUSE OR CLAIM WHATSOEVER, SHALL BE LIMITED TO THE AMOUNT OF MONEY PAID BY YOU FOR ANY PRODUCT, INFORMATION OR SERVICE PURCHASED BY YOU FROM RURU ON THIS SITE FOR THE TWELVE MONTH PERIOD PRECEDING THE DATE ON WHICH THE CLAIM AROSE.

SOME STATES DO NOT ALLOW THE DISCLAIMER OF CERTAIN WARRANTIES OR THE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR CERTAIN TYPES OF DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE DISCLAIMERS AND LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. IN SUCH JURISDICTIONS, THE EXCLUSIONS AND THE RURU PARTIES’ LIABILITIES ARE LIMITED TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.

VIII. INDEMNIFICATION

You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless the Ruru Parties from and against any and all claims, demands, causes of action, losses, expenses, damages and costs, including any attorneys’ fees, resulting or arising from or relating to your use of or conduct on this Site, any activity related to your account by you or any other person using your account, any material that you submit to, post on or transmit through this Site, your breach of this Agreement, your infringement or violation of any rights of another person, or termination of your access to this Site. We reserve the right, at our own expense, to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter otherwise subject to indemnification by you, and in such case, you agree to cooperate with and pay the cost of our defense of such claim.

IX. USE OF THIS SITE; TERMINATION OF USAGE

In order to access and utilize certain features, products, and services of this Site, you are required to establish an account. You will create a username and password while completing the account registration process. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of the user name, password and account information, and are fully responsible for all activities that occur under your password or account, including without limitation any content posted through your account. You may not sublicense, transfer or assign your account information to any third party without Ruru’s prior written consent. If you believe that your account has been comprised, that your account is no longer secure or that another person has unauthorized access to your account, you agree to immediately notify Ruru regarding any unauthorized use of your password or account or any other breach of security. You agree to be responsible for all charges resulting from the use of your account on this Site, including charges resulting from unauthorized use of your account by a minor or otherwise, prior to your taking steps to prevent such occurrence by changing your password and notifying Ruru of any unauthorized usage. The Ruru Parties cannot and will not be liable for any loss or damage arising from your failure to comply with this section.

In the event that you permit a minor to use your account, we reserve the right to provide access to your account and all information contained therein to such minor’s parents, guardians, or other authorized adults, including, but not limited to, authorized school representatives. You may not use any means to circumvent our access, registration, or payment systems. You may not continue to use this Site or any products or services available on this Site after we have terminated or suspended your access to this Site or the products or services on this Site.

You agree to use this Site only for lawful purposes, and that you are responsible for your use of and communications on this Site. You agree not to (1) post on or transmit any graphics, text, photographs, images, video, audio or other material that is unlawful, libelous, infringing, disruptive, threatening, harassing, defamatory, vulgar, profane, obscene, indecent, abusive, offensive, hateful, racist or otherwise objectionable, (2) transmit any unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, promotional materials, political campaigning, “junk mail”, “spam”, “chain letters”, “pyramid schemes” or any other form of solicitation, (3) attach any material that contains a virus, (4) impersonate, imitate or pretend to be another person or entity, or make any false statements, or (5) post material that violates the trademarks, copyrights, trade secrets, marks or other intellectual property of another person or entity. Additionally, you acknowledge that you may encounter content that you deem offensive, indecent, or objectionable, that you are using this Site at your own risk, and that Ruru shall have no liability to you for any such content.

Ruru makes no representation that Materials contained on this Site or products described or offered on this Site are appropriate, complete, useful, reliable, timely, accurate or available for use in jurisdictions outside the United States. Visitors who use this Site and reside outside the United States do so at their own risk and on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with all applicable local laws.

This Agreement commences upon your accessing, browsing or using this Site and/or completing the registration process for an account. You may terminate this Agreement at any time, provided that you discontinue any further use of this Site and delete, remove and uninstall any applications. Ruru also may terminate or suspend this Agreement, at any time and for any reason, without notice, and accordingly deny you access to this Site. Ruru reserves the right at any time and from time to time to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, this Site (or any part thereof) with or without notice and for any reason. Except as otherwise expressly stated in this Agreement, you agree that the Ruru Parties shall not be liable to you or to any third party for any modification, suspension or discontinuation of this Site.

X. APPLICABLE LAW; JURISDICTION; VENUE

This Agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Michigan, without regard to any choice of law provisions, and you agree (1) to submit to personal jurisdiction in the State of Michigan, and (2) that any cause of action arising from or relating to the use of this Site or this Agreement shall be brought exclusively in the Federal or State Courts residing in Detroit, Michigan.

XI. NOTICES

If you provide us with your email address, you agree and consent to receive email messages from us. These emails may be transactional or relationship communications relating to the products or services we offer, such as administrative notices and service announcements or changes, or emails containing commercial offers, promotions or special offers from us. You may also sign up, and therefore agree, to receive SMS or text messages on your mobile phone.

XII. WAIVER OF JURY TRIAL

TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, YOU HEREBY WAIVE THE RIGHT TO A TRIAL BY JURY IN ANY PROCEEDING OR LITIGATION BROUGHT AGAINST RURU OR THE RURU PARTIES WITH RESPECT TO THIS AGREEMENT OR THE SITE. XIII. UNAUTHORIZED USE OF COPYRIGHT MATERIALS

If you believe that your work has been copied and posted on this Site in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please notify us by email at Support@RuruTutor.com or by mail at 30777 Northwestern Highway Suite 301 Farmington Hills, MI 48334. We reserve the right to terminate the accounts of any infringers.

XIV. MISCELLANEOUS

The terms and conditions of this Agreement comprise the entire agreement between you and us concerning the subject matter of this Agreement. 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 this Agreement to any person or entity without your consent. You may not assign this Agreement without our prior written consent. If any provision of this Agreement is found by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, the parties nevertheless agree that the court should endeavor to give effect to the parties’ intentions as reflected in the provision, and the other provisions of this Agreement remain in full force and effect. Any provisions of this Agreement which would be expected to survive the termination or expiration of your relationship with us will so survive.