Legal & Terms of Service

Welcome to Pso-You. Please read these Terms of Service ("TOS") prior to registering for an account on Pso-You.com or using any portion of the Pso-You website or mobile applications (collectively, the "Pso-You Site," which consists of all content and pages located within the Pso-You.com web domain and all Pso-You mobile applications), including accessing any course material, chat rooms, or other electronic services. These TOS are agreements (the "Agreements") between you and Pso-You. By using the Pso-You Site, you accept and agree to be legally bound by the Agreements, whether or not you are a registered user. Please also read the Privacy Policy for the Pso-You Site before you use any portion of the Pso-You Site. The Privacy Policy describes how your personal data is collected and processed when you use the Pso-You Site. If you do not understand or do not wish to be bound by the terms of the Agreements or Privacy Policy, you should not use the Pso-You Site.

Pso-You reserves the right to modify these TOS at any time without advance notice. Any changes to these TOS will be effective immediately upon posting on this page, with an updated effective date. By accessing the Pso-You Site after any changes have been made, you signify your agreement on a prospective basis to the modified TOS and all of the changes. Be sure to return to this page periodically to ensure familiarity with the most current version of this TOS.

Any version of these TOS in a language other than English is provided for convenience and you understand and agree that the English language version will control if there is any conflict.

Rules for Online Conduct

You agree that you are responsible for your own use of the Pso-You Site and for your User Postings. "User Postings" means all content submitted, posted, published, or distributed on the Pso-You Site by you or other users of the Pso-You Site, including but not limited to all forum posts, wiki edits, notes, questions, comments, videos, and file uploads. You agree that you will use the Pso-You Site in compliance with these agreements, and all applicable local, state, national and international laws, rules, and regulations, including copyright laws, any laws regarding the transmission of technical data exported from your country of residence, and all United States export control laws.

As a condition of your use of the Pso-You Site, you will not use the Pso-You Site in any manner intended to damage, disable, overburden, or impair any Pso-You server or the network(s) connected to any Pso-You server or to interfere with any other party's use and enjoyment of the Pso-You Site. You may not attempt to gain unauthorized access to the Pso-You Site, other accounts, computer systems, or networks connected to any Pso-You server through hacking, password mining, or any other means. You may not obtain or attempt to obtain any materials or information stored on the Pso-You Site, its servers, or associated computers through any means not intentionally made available through the Pso-You Site. If you are a registered user, you will not share your password or let anyone else access or compromise your account.

Furthermore, you agree not to scrape, or otherwise download in bulk, any Pso-You Site content, including but not limited to a list or directory of users on the system, User Postings or user information, online textbooks, course materials, or trademarks and logos. You agree not to misrepresent or attempt to misrepresent your identity while using the Pso-You Site (although you are welcome and encouraged to use an anonymous username in the forums and to act in a manner that keeps your identity concealed).


Strictly Prohibited Items


THE FOLLOWING ITEMS ARE STRICTLY PROHIBITED ON THE PSO-YOU SITE:

  • Content that defames harasses or threatens others;
  • Content that discusses illegal activities with the intent to commit them;
  • Content that infringes another's intellectual property, including, but not limited to, copyrights or trademarks;
  • Profane, pornographic, obscene, indecent or unlawful content;
  • Advertising or any form of commercial solicitation;
  • Content related to partisan political activities;
  • Viruses, trojan horses, worms, time bombs, corrupted files, malware, spyware, or any other similar software that may damage the operation of another's computer or property; and
  • Content that contains intentionally inaccurate information or that is posted with the intent of misleading others (this list, collectively, “Strictly Prohibited Items”).

You may not submit, post, publish, share, or otherwise distribute any of the above Strictly Prohibited Items on or via the Pso-You Site.


User Accounts


In order to create a user account, you must provide your full name, an email address, your country or region of residence, a public username, and a user password. You agree that you will never divulge or share access or access information for your user account with any third party for any reason. In setting up your user account, you may be prompted to enter additional optional information (e.g., your year of birth). You represent that all information provided by you is accurate and current. You agree to maintain and update your information to keep it accurate and current.

We care about the confidentiality and security of your personal information. Please see the Privacy Policy for more information about the collection and use of data on the Pso-You Site.


Your Right to use Content on the Pso-You Site


Unless indicated as being in the public domain, the content on the Pso-You Site is protected by the United States and foreign copyright laws. Unless otherwise expressly stated on the Pso-You Site, the texts, exams, video, images, and other instructional materials provided with the courses and programs offered on the Pso-You Site are for your personal use in connection with those courses and programs only. Certain reference documents, digital textbooks, articles, and other information on the Pso-You Site are used with the permission of third parties, and use of that information is subject to certain rules and conditions, which will be posted along with the information. By using the Pso-You Site, you agree to abide by all such rules and conditions. You agree to retain all copyright and other notices on any content you obtain from the Pso-You Site. All rights in the Pso-You Site and its content, if not expressly granted, are reserved.


Use for Personalization and Pedagogical Improvements.


Our goal is to provide current and future visitors to the Pso-You Site with the best possible educational experience. To further this goal, we sometimes present different users with different versions of course materials and software. We do this to personalize the experience to the individual learner (to assess the learner’s level of ability and learning style, and present materials best suited to the learner), to improve our understanding of the learning process, and to evaluate and improve the effectiveness of our course materials, payment models, platform features, and offerings. We may publish or otherwise publicize results from this process, but, unless otherwise permitted under the Privacy Policy, those publications or public disclosures will not include your personal information.


USER POSTING


User Postings Representations and Warranties


By submitting or distributing your User Postings, you affirm, represent, and warrant (1) that you have the necessary rights, licenses, consents, and/or permissions to reproduce and publish the User Postings and to authorize Pso-You and its users to reproduce, modify, publish, and otherwise use and distribute your User Postings in a manner consistent with the licenses granted by you below, and (2) that neither your submission of your User Postings nor the exercise of the licenses granted below will infringe or violate the rights of any third party. You, and not Pso-You, are solely responsible for your User Postings and the consequences of posting or publishing them.


License Grant to Pso-You and the Members


By submitting or distributing your User Postings, you hereby grant to Pso-You and the Members (as described below) a worldwide, non-exclusive, transferable, assignable, sub-licensable, fully paid-up, royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to host, transfer, display, perform, reproduce, modify, distribute, redistribute, relicense, and otherwise use, make available, and exploit your User Postings, in whole or in part, in any form and in any media formats and through any media channels (now known or hereafter developed).


CERTIFICATES AND OTHER PRODUCTS & SERVICES


Generally


From time to time, Pso-You may offer services and products for a fee (for example, course and program certificates). For anything that you choose to purchase on the Pso-You Site, you agree to pay all applicable fees when due. As described in the Privacy Policy, the processing of your payment information is done by a third-party payment vendor, and you will be routed to a secure payment flow controlled by that vendor to complete the payment transaction. Once your payment transaction is completed, a Pso-You confirmation page will be displayed, and you will receive a confirmation email with your name, order number, and payment amount. Please retain this email for your records as this information will be required if you seek a refund from Pso-You, as described below.


Refunds


Certificates and other purchases on the Pso-You Site may be eligible for a refund for a period of time (in each case, the “Refund Period”). To receive a refund during the Refund Period, simply unenroll from the course and the refund will be processed automatically. Refunds will be credited to the payment account used for the purchase and may take up to two billing cycles to process. For more info, visit the Pso-You Help Center. If the applicable Refund Period for purchase has passed, but you believe a refund is warranted, please submit a support ticket via support@pso-you.com

For more information about refund options (for example, changing to another course session), you should contact us at support@pso-you.com

Coupon codes and other course entitlements are subject to expiration and any other conditions stated at the time of purchase.


TRADEMARKS


Use of Pso-You and Other Member Names, Trademarks, and Service Marks


The "Pso-You," names, logos, and seals are trademarks ("Trademarks") of the respective entities. Likewise, the names, logos, and seals of the other Members are Trademarks owned by the respective Member. You may not use any of these Trademarks, or any variations thereof, without the owner's prior written consent. You may not use any of these Trademarks, or any variations thereof, for promotional purposes, or in any way that deliberately or inadvertently claims, suggests, or in the owner’s sole judgment, gives the appearance or impression of a relationship with or endorsement by the owner.


All Trademarks not owned by Pso-You or the Members that appear on the Pso-You Site or on or through the services made available on or through the Pso-You Site, if any, are the property of their respective owners.

Nothing contained on the Pso-You Site should be construed as granting, by implication, estoppel, or otherwise, any license or right to use any Trademark displayed on the Pso-You Site without the written permission of the owner of the applicable Trademark.


Digital Millennium Copyright Act


Copyright owners who believe their material has been infringed on the Pso-You Site should contact Pso-You's designated copyright agent at Kelley Drye & Warren LLP or at Pso-You LLC., 1815 Purdy Avenue Miami Beach Florida 33139, Attention: Pso-You Agent/General Counsel.

 

Notification must include:

  • Identification of the copyrighted work, or, in the case of multiple works at the same location, a representative list of such works at that site.
  • Identification of the material that is claimed to be infringing or to be the subject of infringing activity. You must include sufficient information for us to locate the material (e.g., URL, IP address, computer name).
  • Information for us to be able to contact the complaining party (e.g., email address, phone number).
  • A statement that the complaining party believes that the use of the material has not been authorized by the copyright owner or an authorized agent.
  • A statement that the information in the notification is accurate and that the complaining party is authorized to act on behalf of the copyright owner.


Disclaimers of Warranty / Limitations of Liabilities

THE PSO-YOU SITE AND ANY INFORMATION, CONTENT, OR SERVICES MADE AVAILABLE ON OR THROUGH THE PSO-YOU SITE ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND (EXPRESS, IMPLIED, OR OTHERWISE), INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT, EXCEPT INSOFAR AS ANY SUCH IMPLIED WARRANTIES MAY NOT BE DISCLAIMED UNDER APPLICABLE LAW.

PSO-YOU AND THE PSO-YOU PARTICIPANTS (AS DEFINED BELOW) DO NOT WARRANT THAT THE PSO-YOU SITE WILL OPERATE IN AN UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE MANNER, THAT THE PSO-YOU SITE IS FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS, OR THAT THE COURSES OR CONTENT PROVIDED WILL MEET YOUR NEEDS OR EXPECTATIONS. PSO-YOU AND THE PSO-YOU PARTICIPANTS ALSO MAKE NO WARRANTY ABOUT THE ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS, TIMELINESS, OR QUALITY OF THE PSO-YOU SITE OR ANY COURSES OR CONTENT, OR THAT ANY PARTICULAR COURSES OR CONTENT WILL CONTINUE TO BE MADE AVAILABLE. “PSO-YOU PARTICIPANTS” MEANS MIT, HARVARD, THE OTHER MEMBERS, THE ENTITIES PROVIDING INFORMATION, CONTENT, OR SERVICES FOR THE PSO-YOU SITE, THE COURSE INSTRUCTORS, AND THEIR STAFF.

USE OF THE PSO-YOU SITE, AND THE CONTENT AND SERVICES OBTAINED FROM OR THROUGH THE PSO-YOU SITE, IS AT YOUR OWN RISK. YOUR ACCESS TO OR DOWNLOAD OF INFORMATION, MATERIALS, OR DATA THROUGH THE PSO-YOU SITE OR ANY REFERENCE SITES IS AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK, AND YOU WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE TO YOUR PROPERTY (INCLUDING YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEM) OR LOSS OF DATA THAT RESULTS FROM THE DOWNLOAD OR USE OF SUCH MATERIAL OR DATA, UNLESS OTHERWISE EXPRESSLY PROVIDED FOR IN THE PRIVACY POLICY.


User Postings Disclaimer


You understand that when using the Pso-You Site you will be exposed to User Postings from a variety of sources and that neither Pso-You nor the Pso-You Participants are responsible for the accuracy, usefulness, reliability, or intellectual property rights of or relating to such User Postings. You further understand and acknowledge that you may be exposed to User Postings that are inaccurate, offensive, defamatory, indecent, or objectionable and you agree to waive, and hereby do waive, any legal or equitable rights or remedies you have or may have against Pso-You or any of the Pso-You Participants with respect thereto. Neither Pso-You nor any of the Pso-You Participants endorse any User Postings or any opinion, recommendation, or advice expressed therein. Neither Pso-You nor any of the Pso-You Participants have any obligation to monitor any User Postings or any other user communications through the Pso-You Site.

However, Pso-You reserves the right to review User Postings and to exercise its sole discretion to edit or remove, in whole or in part, any User Posting at any time and for any reason, or to allow the Pso-You Participants to do so. Without limiting the foregoing, upon receiving notice from a user or a content owner that a User Posting allegedly does not conform to these TOS, Pso-You may investigate the allegation and determine in its sole discretion whether to remove the User Posting, which it reserves the right to do at any time and without notice.


Third-Party Services; Links to Other Websites.


The Pso-You Site and individual courses may be integrated with third-party services or include hyperlinks to websites maintained or controlled by third parties. Pso-You and the Pso-You Participants are not responsible for and do not routinely screen, approve, review or endorse the contents of or use of any of the products or services that may be offered by such third parties. If you decide to access any third-party services or linked third-party websites, you do so at your own risk.


TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, YOU AGREE THAT NEITHER PSO-YOU NOR ANY OF THE PSO-YOU PARTICIPANTS WILL BE LIABLE TO YOU FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGES, EITHER ACTUAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL, ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING TO THESE TERMS OF SERVICE, OR YOUR (OR ANY THIRD PARTY'S) USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE THE PSO-YOU SITE, OR YOUR PLACEMENT OF CONTENT ON THE PSO-YOU SITE, OR YOUR RELIANCE UPON INFORMATION OBTAINED FROM OR THROUGH THE PSO-YOU SITE, WHETHER YOUR CLAIM IS BASED IN CONTRACT, TORT, STATUTORY OR OTHER LAW.


IN PARTICULAR, TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, NEITHER PSO-YOU NOR ANY OF THE PSO-YOU PARTICIPANTS WILL HAVE ANY LIABILITY FOR ANY CONSEQUENTIAL, INDIRECT, PUNITIVE, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY, OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES, WHETHER FORESEEABLE OR UNFORESEEABLE AND WHETHER OR NOT PSO-YOU OR ANY OF THE PSO-YOU PARTICIPANTS HAS BEEN NEGLIGENT OR OTHERWISE AT FAULT (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, CLAIMS FOR DEFAMATION, ERRORS, LOSS OF PROFITS, LOSS OF DATA, OR INTERRUPTION IN AVAILABILITY OF DATA).

CERTAIN STATE LAWS DO NOT ALLOW LIMITATIONS ON IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF CERTAIN DAMAGES. IF THESE LAWS APPLY TO YOU, SOME OR ALL OF THE ABOVE DISCLAIMERS, EXCLUSIONS, OR LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU, AND YOU MIGHT HAVE ADDITIONAL RIGHTS.


Indemnification


You agree to defend, hold harmless, and indemnify Pso-You and the Pso-You Participants, and their respective subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, faculty, students, fellows, governing board members, agents, and employees from and against any third-party claims, actions, or demands arising out of, resulting from or in any way related to your use of the Pso-You Site, including any liability or expense arising from any and all claims, losses, damages (actual and consequential), suits, judgments, litigation costs, and attorneys' fees, of every kind and nature. In such a case, Pso-You or the applicable Pso-You Participant will provide you with written notice of such claim, suit, or action.


ADDITIONAL TERMS

Termination Rights; Discontinuation of Courses and Content


You agree that Pso-You, in its sole discretion, may terminate your use of the Pso-You Site or your participation in it, for any reason or no reason, upon notice to you. It is Pso-You's policy to terminate in appropriate circumstances the accounts of users of the Pso-You Site who are repeat copyright infringers. Pso-You and the Pso-You Participants reserve the right at any time in their sole discretion to cancel, delay, reschedule or alter the format of any course offered through Pso-You, or to cease providing any part or all of the Pso-You Site content or related services, and you agree that neither Pso-You nor any of the Pso-You Participants will have any liability to you for such an action. If you no longer desire to participate in the Pso-You Site, you may terminate your participation at any time. The rights granted to you hereunder will terminate upon any termination of your right to use the Pso-You Site, but the other provisions of the Agreements will survive any such termination.


Entire Agreement


The Agreements constitute the entire agreement between you and Pso-You with respect to your use of the Pso-You Site, superseding any prior agreements between you and Pso-You regarding your use of the Pso-You Site.


Waiver and Severability


The failure of Pso-You to exercise or enforce any right or provision of the Agreements shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. If any provision of the Agreements 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 the Agreements shall remain in full force and effect.


Choice of Law/Forum Selection.


You agree that the Agreements and any claim or dispute arising out of or relating to the Agreements or any content or service obtained from or through the Pso-You Site will be governed by the laws of the Commonwealth of Delaware, excluding its conflicts of law provisions. You agree that all such claims and disputes will be heard and resolved exclusively in the federal or state courts located in and serving Delaware, U.S.A. You consent to the personal jurisdiction of those courts over you for this purpose, and you waive and agree not to assert any objection to such proceedings in those courts (including any defense or objection of lack of proper jurisdiction or venue or inconvenience of forum).


HONOR CODE


Collaboration Policy


By enrolling in a course on Pso-You, you are joining a special worldwide community of learners. The aspiration of Pso-You is to provide anyone with an internet connection access to courses that enhance your wellbeing. You are a part of the community that will help Pso-You achieve this goal. Pso-You depends upon your motivation to learn the material and to do so with honesty and integrity.


Effective Date:

September 29, 2021