October 16, 2017

Acceptable Usage Policy

This Acceptable Usage Policy applies to all registered and unregistered users of the Santly Training, LLC website.

The Santly Training, LLC website, refer to herein as “website”, is designed to provide technical training on vehicles manufactured by Mercedes and other German vehicles.

Santly Training, LLC is not supported, sponsored by, nor affiliated with, Daimler or Mercedes-Benz.

By entering, using, or continuing to use this website and/or the training, blog, forums, services, or products contained within, you agree to be bound by the following Terms of Acceptable Usage Policy, and any new or modified terms and conditions:

Description of Services

The SantlyTraining.com website was developed to create a common area where users can access; eLearning, live online training, seminar information, forums and blogs to share ideas related to repairing vehicles manufactured by Mercedes-Benz and other German manufactures. All content on this website shares common knowledge and is constantly changing so it is always recommended that all available factory repair manuals, CD’s, or any other available resources be considered before attempting to perform repairs recommended on this website.

Acceptance of Terms

By entering, using or continuing to use this website, you agree to be bound by this Acceptable Usage Policy, which may be modified from time to time without notice to you. You may view the most recent version of this policy at any time
at: http://www.santlytraining.com/help/acceptable_use. You may not use this website, or request any training, services, or products from it unless you agree with the conditions stated in this POLICY.

Intellectual Property

Santly Training, LLC respects the intellectual property rights of others, and requires its users to do likewise.

User’s obligation to respect other’s intellectual property rights.

You understand and agree to respect and refrain from infringing any and all copyrights, trademarks, trade secrets, and all other proprietary training of all persons and companies. By submitting training to this website, you represent and warrant that the submission, installation, copying, distribution, and use of such training will not violate any other party’s proprietary rights. You expressly agree not to post any trade secrets, copyrighted training of which you are not the copyright owner, or any proprietary training other than your own to this website.

Santly Training, LLC rights in training posted blogs and or e-mails sent to this website

You expressly understand and agree that by posting Blogs and or Personal Training on this website, you grant Santly Training, LLC an irrevocable, indefinite, world-wide, royalty free, non-exclusive license to sub-license, reproduce, publish, display, distribute, modify, and adapt any such training.

All Blogs and e-mail sent to this WEBSITE becomes the property of Santly Training, LLC. reserves the right, but shall not be obligated to, publish any of the e-mails received, in whole or in part, or make such other uses of it as Santly Training, LLC sees fit.

User Conduct

You understand and agree that all information and training submitted to this website, whether publicly or privately, is the sole responsibility of the person providing it. You are solely responsible for all content that you submit to this website, and for any ramifications that may result there from.

You agree NOT to use this website to:

(a) upload, post, e-mail, or otherwise transmit any content that is unlawful, harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, tortuous, defamatory, libelous, slanderous, vulgar, obscene, hateful, racially, ethnically, or otherwise objectionable, or invasive of another’s privacy;
(b) upload, post, e-mail or transmit any training that you do not have the right to transmit under law, contractual obligations, or fiduciary obligations;
(c) upload, post, e-mail, or transmit any training that infringes upon any proprietary right of any person or entity, including but not limited to any training regarding any patent, trademark, copyright, or trade secret,;
(d) upload, post, e-mail, or transmit any training that infringes the publicity or privacy rights of any person or entity;
(e) upload, post, e-mail, or transmit any unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, promotional materials, “junk mail,” “spam,” “chain letters,” “pyramid schemes,” or any other form of harassment;
(f) upload, post, e-mail, or transmit any material that contains a virus or any other thing intended to destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software, hardware, or other equipment;
(g) depict a person, company, entity, or service in a false light;
(h) falsely state your affiliation with a person or entity; impersonate any person or entity, or use an identity that is confusingly similar to another user’s;
(i) manipulate identifying factors to disguise the origin of any posted content;
(j) intentionally or unintentionally violate any applicable local, state, federal, or international law;
(k) harm minors in any way;
(l) collect or store personal data about any other user(s).

You acknowledge that this website does not pre-screen or monitor content and has no obligation to do so. Santly Training, LLC retains the right to remove or edit any content posted to this website, at its sole discretion, and may also refuse to do so.

You expressly acknowledge and agree that Santly Training, LLC may preserve and disclose training if so required by law, or upon a good faith belief that such preservation and disclosure is necessary to (a) to enforce this Acceptable Use Policy; (b) comply with the legal process; (c) to respond to a claim of infringement / violation of a third party’s rights; (d) to protect the rights of Santly Training, LLC its employees, users, and the public.

Trademarks and Copyrights

Santly Training, LLC and the Santly Training, LLC logo are trademarks of Santly Training, LLC. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.

If you believe that your copyright has been infringed by a posting on this website.

In accordance with the Digital Millennium Copyright Act of 1998, Santly Training, LLC shall respond expeditiously to any claim of copyright infringement that is reported to this website’s “Designated Copyright Agent.”

If you believe that any material posted to this site violates your copyright, please provide this website’s Copyright Agent with the following training:

a) A description of the allegedly infringing material and where the material is located on this website;
b) A statement that you have good faith to believe that the use of the material is not authorized by the copyright holder, its agent, or under the law;
c) A statement, made under penalty of perjury, that the training provided in the Notice to this website regarding the claimed copyright infringement is accurate, and that you are the copyright owner or authorized to act on the copyright owner’s behalf;
d) An electronic or physical signature of the copyright owner, or of a person designated to act on behalf of the copyright owner;
e) The signatory’s full legal name.
f) Your mailing address, telephone number, and email address;

All claims of copyright infringement should be addressed to Santly Training, LLC’s Legal Affairs Administrator through the website’s contact form.

No Product Endorsement

Our site may provide, or third parties may provide, training on commercial products or commercial services available on Internet World Wide Websites and elsewhere. Because Santly Training, LLC has no control over such products, sites or services, you acknowledge and agree that Santly Training, LLC is not responsible for the availability of such external sites, products or services, and does not endorse and is not responsible or liable for any content, advertising, product, or other materials on, or available from, such sites or resources. You further acknowledge and agree that Santly Training, LLC shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damages or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or through any such sites, products or services.

Disclaimer of Warranties

Your use of this website is at your own risk. The creator of this site assumes NO LIABILITY based on training contained herein. This website is provided on an “AS IS,” and “AS AVAILABLE” basis. Santly Training, LLC expressly disclaims all warranties of any kind, whether express or implied, including but not limited to the implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, and non-infringement.

Although all training on this website is believed to be accurate and reliable, Santly Training, LLC is not responsible for inaccurate information, instructions, ideas, etc. posted on our website that lead to injury or loss of compensation. Santly Training, LLC assumes no responsibility or liability for the content, accuracy, liability, completeness, usefulness, or timeliness of any user communications or e-mail postings, the inaccurate delivery of or failure to post any user content or communication, or the monitoring, deletion or editing of any content. Santly Training, LLC is not responsible for any errors created in or damage to training you submit as a result of the installation or maintenance on this website’s web site, or its use by any person accessing this. Santly Training, LLC assumes no responsibility or liability for the accuracy, reliability, or usefulness of any apparatus, product, or process disclosed on this website. Any material downloaded or otherwise obtained through the use of this website is done at your own discretion and risk. You are solely responsible for any damage to your computer, any loss of data, or any other damage that may result from the download of material from this website.

Nothing obtained by you from this website in writing or otherwise shall create any warranty not expressly stated in the Acceptable Use Policy.

Limitation of Liability

You agree that Santly Training, LLC shall not be liable to you or any third party for any modification, suspension or termination of this website.

You expressly understand and agree that Santly Training, LLC shall not be liable for any direct, indirect, consequential, incidental, special, or exemplary damages, including but not limited to loss of profits, goodwill, overhead, expenses, data, or any other loss that arise as a result of your use of or inability to use this website, or from any action by any third party on this website.

You agree to indemnify and hold harmless this website, its affiliates, officers, directors, employees, agents and representative for any claims, or demand including reasonable attorneys’ fees and costs of litigation or arbitration arising from, or relating to this agreement, your use of this website, or the contents contained herein.

Exclusions and Limitations

Some jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion of certain warranties, or the limitation / exclusion of liability for certain damages. The disclaimers and limitations therefore apply to the maximum extent allowable by law.

Modifications to Service

Santly Training, LLC reserves the right to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, your use of this website in its entirety, with or without notice at any time.

Termination of Service

Santly Training, LLC may, at its sole discretion, terminate your password and /or account and add or remove training, eLearning or any other content from this website for any reason, at any time. You agree that your account may be terminated without prior notice under any provision of this Acceptable Usage Policy and that this website shall not be liable to you or any third party as a result of the termination of your access.

Mandatory Choice of Law and Venue Selection

The Acceptable Usage Policy constitutes the entire agreement between you and Santly Training, LLC, superseding any prior agreements between you and this website. This site is created and controlled by Santly Training, LLC, a Pennsylvania corporation. As such, the relationship between you and this website shall be governed solely and exclusively by the laws of the State of Pennsylvania. The construction, validity, and performance of this Acceptable Usage Policy shall be governed solely and exclusively by, and construed solely and exclusively in accordance with, the laws of the State of Pennsylvania, and the parties expressly waive its choice of law rules. The parties agree that venue and jurisdiction for any litigation arising out of, related to, or regarding the validity of, this Acceptable Usage Policy shall lie exclusively in the County of Northampton, State of Pennsylvania.

Severability of the Provisions of this Policy

If any provision of this Policy is held to be invalid or unenforceable for any reason whatsoever, the remaining provisions shall remain valid and unimpaired, and shall continue in full force and effect.

Wholly Integrated Agreement

This Acceptable Use Policy constitutes the entire Agreement between the parties concerning the terms and conditions of usage of this website. This Agreement supersedes any and all other agreements, either oral or in writing, between the parties with respect to the matters stated herein, and this Agreement contains all of the covenants and agreements between the parties with respect thereto. This Agreement may be amended or modified by this website at any time without notice to the other party.

Website Monitoring and Privacy Policy

Access to Santly Training, LLC is monitored for security purposes and statistics. This website monitors the requested URL’s, the machine originating the request, and the time that the request is logged.

The privacy and protection of the training you provide to this website is important. Training collected by this website is used for purposes such as personalization and verification. No data transmission over the Internet is 100% secure. Because of the nature of the Internet, you understand that this website cannot warrant or ensure the security of any training that you transmit to us. You transmit all training at your own risk. Once this website receives your training, we make every effort to ensure its security.
You understand that this website may use cookies to store and help track training. You are aware that when you disclose training online, such as on message boards, forums or blogs your training can be collected and used by others. You submit any training to this website at your own risk.