Website Terms of Use

Acceptance of Terms

By accessing, browsing, or using this website and the text, graphics, icons, and other content within the website, belonging to Bridge International Academies Limited (“Bridge”), you (hereinafter referred to as “the User” or “Users”) acknowledge that you have read, understood, and agree to be bound by these terms and to comply with all applicable laws and regulations. If you do not agree to these terms, please do not use this Web site.

Bridge may amend, modify or replace the Terms of Use and any other information contained in this website and any changes becoming effective, as soon as they are posted to the Web Site.

Permitted Use

The website is to be used for the purpose of obtaining information about Bridge. Bridge grants the User a non-exclusive, non-transferable, limited license to access, display, and print the webpages within the website solely for personal, non-commercial purposes. This permission is conditioned on the User following all copyright, trademark, and other proprietary notices, and accepting any terms, conditions, and notices accompanying the website

Intellectual Property Rights

The User acknowledges and agrees that the information available on this website may be protected by various intellectual property rights and laws and may only be used as permitted by law and with the permission of the owner. Bridge reserves the right to terminate the User’s access to this website if the User infringes upon the intellectual property rights of Bridge or any third party.

The website’s contents are owned or controlled by Bridge, or the third party credited as the provider of the content. The User may not modify, publish, transfer, distribute, sub-license, rent, reproduce, modify, copy, duplicate, display, or in any way exploit the website, in whole or in part, or any content contained therein, without prior written consent from Bridge. Bridge’s designated agent for any notice of alleged copyright infringement in connection with the website is: legal [at] bridgeintrenationalacadememies [dot] com.

The website contains trademarks and service marks of Bridge and of third parties. The Bridge logo, Bridge International Academies, Bridge International Academy, Bridge International Training Institute, Knowledge for all and Academy-in-a-Box are trademarks of Bridge International Academies Limited.

For questions related to the use of Bridge’s or third party’s trademarks used on the website, contact legal [at] bridgeintrenationalacadememies [dot] com.

Privacy

Personally identifying information (”PII”) is unique information that identifies the User such as name, contact information, birth date, etc.

Bridge collects only non-personally identifying information (“Non-PII”) through the website. As with most websites, information such as IP address, domain name, name of the page from which User entered the website, and pages viewed is automatically gathered each time a User visits our website. This is done through browser “cookies”. Browser settings can be modified to disable the cookies. However, this may affect User’s ability to fully experience the interactive features of the website.

As this collected Non-PII does not identify the User, Bridge reserves the right to use it for any purpose including for trend analysis and marketing and can share this Non-PII with third parties for any purpose.

Protections

In accessing or using the Bridge website the User shall:

  • not harm other persons, in particular  minors, or infringe their personal rights;
  • breach public morality in its manner of use;

Bridge may deny access to the Bridge website at any time, in particular if the User breaches any obligation arising from these Terms of Use.

Protection of Children

If the User is a minor, he or she shall be the responsibility of his or her parent/guardian, who shall ensure that the User adheres to the provisions herein.  Bridge makes reasonable efforts to comply with the international standards protecting against the solicitation of children. The website is not structured or intended to attract or solicit information of any kind from children under the age of 13, except under the guidance and supervision of an adult. Bridge does not and will not knowingly contact or collect PII from children under 13.  To notify Bridge of inadvertent receipt of information for a child under the age of 13, through fraud, deception, or otherwise, or to review or edit or prohibit use of such information, contact legal [at] bridgeintrenationalacadememies [dot] com.

Links to other Websites

The website contains links to other websites and resources provided for User’s convenience. These linked sites are not under the control of Bridge, and Bridge does not endorse and is not responsible for the content available on these linked sites. Bridge makes no representations, warranties, or other commitments whatsoever about any third-party websites or third-party resources that may be referenced, accessible from, or linked to from the website. Accordingly, the User acknowledges and agrees that Bridge is not responsible for the availability of such external sites or resources and is not responsible or liable for any content, services, products, or other materials on or available from those sites or resources. Bridge asks that you review the terms of use of any third party website linked to the website before providing any information to those sites or using their products and services.

Links to Bridge Website

Linking to the website is permitted as long as: (i) User clearly states that the link will take the user to a site owned by Bridge; (ii) User does not charge a fee for the pages containing the link; and (iii) User does not link in a way that causes the website to open within a frame or in a manner which makes the content from the link appear as if it were part of User’s site.

Bridge reserves the right to determine when any links to its website are inappropriate, defamatory, or violate our intellectual property rights, and reserves the right to request User discontinue links to the website. Upon receipt of such request, User agrees to immediately remove the specified links to the website.

Disclaimer of Warranty

USE OF THE WEBSITE IS AT THE USER’S OWN RISK. ALL MATERIALS, INFORMATION, PRODUCTS, SOFTWARE, PROGRAMS, AND SERVICES ARE PROVIDED “AS IS,” WITH NO WARRANTIES OR GUARANTEES WHATSOEVER. BRIDGE EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW ALL EXPRESS, IMPLIED, STATUTORY, AND OTHER WARRANTIES, GUARANTEES, OR REPRESENTATIONS, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT OF PROPRIETARY AND INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS. WITHOUT LIMITATION, BRIDGE MAKES NO WARRANTY OR GUARANTEE THAT THE WEBSITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, TIMELY, SECURE, CURRENT, FREE OF VIRUSES, FREE OF HARMFUL MATERIALS, OR ERROR-FREE. THE USER UNDERSTANDS AND AGREES THAT IF HE OR SHE DOWNLOADS OR OTHERWISE OBTAINS MATERIALS, INFORMATION, PRODUCTS, SOFTWARE, PROGRAMS, OR SERVICES, HE OR SHE DOES SO AT HIS OR HER OWN DISCRETION AND RISK AND THAT HE OR SHE WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGES THAT MAY RESULT, INCLUDING LOSS OF DATA OR DAMAGE TO THE USER’S COMPUTER SYSTEM. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF WARRANTIES, SO THE ABOVE EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO THE USER.

Limitation of Liability

IN NO EVENT WILL BRIDGE BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES THAT RESULT FROM THE USE OF, OR INABILITY TO USE THE WEBSITE INCLUDING ANY DAMAGES OR INJURY CAUSED BY AN ERROR or defamatory, offensive, infringing, or illegal materials or conduct on the website. THIS LIMITATION APPLIES WHETHER THE ALLEGED LIABILITY IS BASED ON CONTRACT, TORT, NEGLIGENCE, STRICT LIABILITY, OR ANY OTHER CAUSE OF ACTION, EVEN IF BRIDGE HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. Bridge reserves the right to correct any errors or omissions and remove any materials from the website without liability.

Release

THE USER HEREBY RELEASES AND FOREVER DISCHARGES BRIDGE, ITS EMPLOYEES, CONTRACTORS, OFFICERS AND DIRECTORS, AGENTS, SUCESSORS, AND ASSIGNS, FROM ALL ACTIONS, CAUSES OF ACTION, INJURIES, CLAIMS, DAMAGES, COSTS OR EXPENSES OF ANY KIND GROWING OUT OF OR RELATED TO THE USER’S USE OF THE WEBSITE. USER UNDERSTANDS THAT THIS IS A FULL AND COMPLETE RELEASE TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT ALLOWED BY LAW OF ALL CLAIMS AND DAMAGES WHICH USER MAY HAVE AS A RESULT OF HIS OR HER USE OF THE WEBSITE REGARDLESS OF THE SPECIFIC CAUSE THEREOF.

Indemnification

Upon a request by Bridge, the User agrees to defend, indemnify, and hold harmless Bridge and its employees, contractors, officers, and directors from all liabilities, claims, and expenses, including lawyer’s fees, which arise from User’s use or misuse of the website. Bridge reserves the right, at its own expense, to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter otherwise subject to indemnification by User, in which event the User will cooperate with Bridge in asserting any available defenses.

Governing Law

The use of the website shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the Republic of Kenya.

Severability and Integration

The Terms of Use constitute the entire agreement between the User and Bridge with respect to use of the website. If any part of the Terms of Use is held invalid or unenforceable, that portion shall be construed in a manner consistent with applicable law to reflect, as nearly as possible, the original intentions of the parties, and the remaining portions shall remain in full force and effect.

Termination of Use

If the User violates these Terms of Use, User may be barred from using the website and/or may be subject to legal action.

Contact Information

If you have any questions regarding the Terms of Use, contact legal [at] bridgeintrenationalacadememies [dot] com.
Last Updated: February 13, 2013