Legal Terms and Conditions
PLEASE READ THE FOLLOWING TERMS AND CONDITIONS (OTHERWISE NOTED AS THIS "AGREEMENT") CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THE SITES. BY USING THE SITES, YOU SIGNIFY YOUR ASSENT TO THIS AGREEMENT. IF YOU DO NOT ASSENT TO THIS AGREEMENT, PLEASE DO NOT USE THE SITE: www.chefs.edu.
RESTRICTIONS ON USE OF MATERIALS
No materials from the Sites may be copied, reproduced, republished, uploaded, posted, re-deliver using framing technology, transmitted or distributed in any way without Career Education Corporation's written permission; provided however, that users may download one copy of the materials on any single computer and print a copy of the materials for use in learning about, evaluating or acquiring Career Education Corporation services or products. No other permission is granted. No permission is granted to use the Sites' icons, addresses or other means to hyperlink other web sites with any page in the Sites. Prior written permission must be obtained from Career Education Corporation to hyperlink in any manner to the Sites.
USER REGISTRATION OR REQUEST FOR MORE INFORMATION
Some Sites require the User to register in order to access certain features of the Site. In such a case, you will choose a user name and a password through the Site’s registration process. You are responsible for keeping your user name and password confidential. You are responsible for all activities (whether by you or by others) that occur under your password and account. You agree to notify us immediately of any unauthorized uses of your account or any other breach of security. Owner cannot and will not be liable for any loss or damage arising from your failure to keep your account information protected.
Some Sites offer the feature of the User submitting contact information in order to receive additional information regarding the goods and/or services provided by Career Education Corporation or its affiliates.
The content of the Sites, including all text and graphic images, is copyrighted by Career Education Corporation, its affiliates and/or the original copyright holder. The trademarks, logos and service marks displayed on the Sites are registered or unregistered trademarks of Career Education Corporation, its affiliates or others. Nothing contained on the Sites shall be construed as granting, by implication, estoppel or otherwise, any license or right to use any trademark or copyrightable material displayed without the written permission of Career Education Corporation or such other third party that may own the trademark or copyrightable material. You may not, without written permission, use any such marks or the "Career Education Corporation" name, including in any manner that disparages or discredits "Career Education Corporation."
Copyright Complaints: Career Education Corporation respects the intellectual property of others. If you believe that your work has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement and is located on Career Education Corporation's web site, please provide Career Education Corporation's copyright agent with the following information.
- An electronic or physical signature of the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright interest;
- Description of the copyrighted work that you claim has been infringed;
- The location of the material that you claim is infringing is located on this website;
- Your address, telephone number and e-mail address;
- A statement that your claim of infringement is based on a good faith belief; and
- A statement made under penalty of perjury, that the information you have provided is accurate and that you are the copyright owner or authorized to act on the copyright owner's behalf.
Career Education Corporation's copyright agent for notice of claims of copyright infringement on its site can be reached as follows:
Office of the General Counsel
Career Education Corporation
231 N. Martingale Road
Schaumburg, IL 60173
DISCLAIMER / LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
While Career Education Corporation uses reasonable efforts to include accurate and up to date information on the Sites, Career Education Corporation makes no warranties or representations as to its accuracy. Career Education Corporation assumes no liability or responsibility for any errors or omissions in the content of the Sites.
Certain linked web sites are not under the control of Career Education Corporation, and Career Education Corporation is not responsible for the content of any third party linked site, or of any other links contained in such third party site. Career Education Corporation provides links for your convenience only, and the inclusion of any link is not an endorsement by Career Education Corporation of the site or its contents.
THE MATERIALS ON, OR ACCESSIBLE FROM, THE SITES ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, CAREER EDUCATION CORPORATION DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR NON-INFRINGEMENT. CAREER EDUCATION CORPORATION DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE FUNCTIONS CONTAINED IN THE SITES WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE, THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, OR THAT THE SITES OR THE SERVERS THAT MAKE THE SITES AVAILABLE ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. CAREER EDUCATION CORPORATION DOES NOT WARRANT OR MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS REGARDING THE USE, OR THE RESULTS OF THE USE, OF THE MATERIALS ON, OR ACCESSED THROUGH, THE SITES IN TERMS OF THEIR CORRECTNESS, ACCURACY, RELIABILITY, OR OTHERWISE. APPLICABLE LAW MAY NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES, SO THE ABOVE EXCLUSION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
IN NO EVENT WILL CAREER EDUCATION CORPORATION BE LIABLE TO YOU FOR DAMAGES OF ANY KIND INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION ANY DIRECT, SPECIAL, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES RESULTING FROM OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE SITES, THEIR CONTENT, OR ANY ERRORS OR OMISSIONS IN THEIR TECHNICAL OPERATION OR CONTENT, EVEN IF CAREER EDUCATION CORPORATION HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES
By using the Sites, you agree to indemnify, hold harmless and defend Career Education Corporation from any claims, damages, losses, liabilities, and all costs and expenses of defense, including but not limited to attorneys' fees, resulting directly or indirectly from a claim by a third party that is based on your use of the Sites in violation of this Agreement.
CHANGES TO WEB SITE INCLUDING LEGAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS
Career Education Corporation reserves the right to alter or delete material from the Sites at any time and may, at any time and in its sole discretion, revise the terms of this Agreement by updating this posting. Users are bound by any such revision and should therefore periodically visit this page to review the then current terms of this Agreement.
This Agreement shall be governed by, and construed and enforced in accordance with, the laws of the State of Illinois, without regard to its conflicts of law principles. If any provision of this Agreement shall be unlawful, void or for any reason unenforceable, then that provision shall be deemed severable from this Agreement and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions. This Agreement represents the entire agreement between Career Education Corporation and users of the Sites relating to the subject matter contained herein. No delay or failure by Career Education Corporation to take action under this Agreement will constitute a waiver of any of the provisions contained herein, or rights provided hereby, unless expressly waived in writing by Career Education Corporation. No single waiver will constitute a continuing or subsequent waiver.