Terms & Conditions

Terms and Conditions
Agreement between User and missionalinstitute.com
Welcome to missionalinstitute.com. The missionalinstitute.com website (the “Site”) is comprised of
various web pages operated by The Missional Institute (“MI”). missionalinstitute.com is offered to
you conditioned on your acceptance without modification of the terms, conditions, and notices
contained herein (the “Terms”). Your use of missionalinstitute.com constitutes your agreement to all
such Terms. Please read these terms carefully, and keep a copy of them for your reference.

missionalinstitute.com is a Education Site.
The Missional Institute exists to provide an education platform where asynchronous learning can take
place. The site was created to be an education platform and as such offers others the ability to create
and host there own Huddle and Courses. The Missional Institute uses The Cape Town Commitment as
it statement of faith. As do many other Missional Organizations. To read the full Commitment visit

Privacy
Your use of missionalinstitute.com is subject to MI’s Privacy Policy. Please review our Privacy
Policy, which also governs the Site and informs users of our data collection practices.

Electronic Communications
Visiting missionalinstitute.com or sending emails to MI constitutes electronic communications. You
consent to receive electronic communications and you agree that all agreements, notices, disclosures
and other communications that we provide to you electronically, via email and on the Site, satisfy any
legal requirement that such communications be in writing.

Your Account
If you use this site, you are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account and
password and for restricting access to your computer, and you agree to accept responsibility for all
activities that occur under your account or password. You may not assign or otherwise transfer your
account to any other person or entity. You acknowledge that MI is not responsible for third party
access to your account that results from theft or misappropriation of your account. MI and its
associates reserve the right to refuse or cancel service, terminate accounts, or remove or edit content
in our sole discretion.

Children Under Thirteen
MI does not knowingly collect, either online or offline, personal information from persons under the
age of thirteen. If you are under 18, you may use missionalinstitute.com only with permission of a
parent or guardian.

Links to Third Party Sites/Third Party Services
missionalinstitute.com may contain links to other websites (“Linked Sites”). The Linked Sites are not
under the control of MI and MI is not responsible for the contents of any Linked Site, including without limitation any link contained in a Linked Site, or any changes or updates to a Linked Site. MI is providing these links to you only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link does not imply
endorsement by MI of the site or any association with its operators.
Certain services made available via missionalinstitute.com are delivered by third party sites and
organizations. By using any product, service or functionality originating from the
missionalinstitute.com domain, you hereby acknowledge and consent that MI may share such
information and data with any third party with whom MI has a contractual relationship to provide the
requested product, service or functionality on behalf of missionalinstitute.com users and customers.

No Unlawful or Prohibited Use/Intellectual Property
You are granted a non-exclusive, non-transferable, revocable license to access and use
missionalinstitute.com strictly in accordance with these terms of use. As a condition of your use of the
Site, you warrant to MI that you will not use the Site for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by
these Terms. You may not use the Site in any manner which could damage, disable, overburden, or
impair the Site or interfere with any other party’s use and enjoyment of the Site. You may not obtain
or attempt to obtain any materials or information through any means not intentionally made available
or provided for through the Site.

All content included as part of the Service, such as text, graphics, logos, images, as well as the
compilation thereof, and any software used on the Site, is the property of MI or its suppliers and
protected by copyright and other laws that protect intellectual property and proprietary rights. You
agree to observe and abide by all copyright and other proprietary notices, legends or other restrictions
contained in any such content and will not make any changes thereto.

You will not modify, publish, transmit, reverse engineer, participate in the transfer or sale, create
derivative works, or in any way exploit any of the content, in whole or in part, found on the Site. MI
content is not for resale. Your use of the Site does not entitle you to make any unauthorized use of any
protected content, and in particular you will not delete or alter any proprietary rights or attribution
notices in any content. You will use protected content solely for your personal use, and will make no
other use of the content without the express written permission of MI and the copyright owner. You
agree that you do not acquire any ownership rights in any protected content. We do not grant you any
licenses, express or implied, to the intellectual property of MI or our licensors except as expressly
authorized by these Terms.

Use of Communication Services
The Site may contain bulletin board services, chat areas, news groups, forums, communities, personal
web pages, calendars, and/or other message or communication facilities designed to enable you to
communicate with the public at large or with a group (collectively, “Communication Services”). You
agree to use the Communication Services only to post, send and receive messages and material that
are proper and related to the particular Communication Service.

By way of example, and not as a limitation, you agree that when using a Communication Service, you
will not: defame, abuse, harass, stalk, threaten or otherwise violate the legal rights (such as rights of
privacy and publicity) of others; publish, post, upload, distribute or disseminate any inappropriate,
profane, defamatory, infringing, obscene, indecent or unlawful topic, name, material or information;
upload files that contain software or other material protected by intellectual property laws (or by
rights of privacy of publicity) unless you own or control the rights thereto or have received all
necessary consents; upload files that contain viruses, corrupted files, or any other similar software or
programs that may damage the operation of another’s computer; advertise or offer to sell or buy any
goods or services for any business purpose, unless such Communication Service specifically allows
such messages; conduct or forward surveys, contests, pyramid schemes or chain letters; download any file posted by another user of a Communication Service that you know, or reasonably should know, cannot be legally distributed in such manner; falsify or delete any author attributions, legal or other
proper notices or proprietary designations or labels of the origin or source of software or other
material contained in a file that is uploaded; restrict or inhibit any other user from using and enjoying
the Communication Services; violate any code of conduct or other guidelines which may be
applicable for any particular Communication Service; harvest or otherwise collect information about
others, including e-mail addresses, without their consent; violate any applicable laws or
regulations.

MI has no obligation to monitor the Communication Services. However, MI reserves the
right to review materials posted to a Communication Service and to remove any materials in
its sole discretion. MI reserves the right to terminate your access to any or all of the
Communication Services at any time without notice for any reason whatsoever.
MI reserves the right at all times to disclose any information as necessary to satisfy any
applicable law, regulation, legal process or governmental request, or to edit, refuse to post or
to remove any information or materials, in whole or in part, in MI’s sole discretion.
Always use caution when giving out any personally identifying information about yourself or
your children in any Communication Service. MI does not control or endorse the content,
messages or information found in any Communication Service and, therefore, MI specifically
disclaims any liability with regard to the Communication Services and any actions resulting
from your participation in any Communication Service. Managers and hosts are not
authorized MI spokespersons, and their views do not necessarily reflect those of MI.
Materials uploaded to a Communication Service may be subject to posted limitations on
usage, reproduction and/or dissemination. You are responsible for adhering to such
limitations if you upload the materials.

Materials Provided to missionalinstitute.com or Posted on Any MI Web Page
MI does not claim ownership of the materials you provide
to missionalinstitute.com (including feedback and suggestions) or post, upload, input or
submit to any MI Site or our associated services (collectively “Submissions”). However, by
posting, uploading, inputting, providing or submitting your Submission you are granting
MI, necessary permission to use your Submission in connection with the operation of their
Internet businesses including, without limitation, the rights to: display on MI’s platform
within the course/experience it was submitted to and edit, translate and reformat your
Submission if required. M.I uses a third party to store all video and audio submissions but
this does not affect the ownership of your submission. You also understand that M.I can
remove any and all submissions if deemed inappropriate or if they are found to breach
copyright in any way. If M.I wants to use your submission outside of the course/experience
M.I will contact the named person from the submission for permission and release. Your
submission will not be sold or distributed outside of MI without your consent and approval.
No compensation will be paid with respect to the use of your Submission, as provided herein.
MI is under no obligation to post or use any Submission you may provide and may remove
any Submission at any time in MI’s sole discretion.

By posting, uploading, inputting, providing or submitting your Submission you warrant and
represent that you own or otherwise control all of the rights to your Submission as described
in this section including, without limitation, all the rights necessary for you to provide, post,
upload, input or submit the Submissions.

International Users
The Service is controlled, operated and administered by MI from our offices within the USA.
If you access the Service from a location outside the USA, you are responsible for
compliance with all local laws. You agree that you will not use the MI Content accessed
through missionalinstitute.com in any country or in any manner prohibited by any applicable
laws, restrictions or regulations.

Indemnification
You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless MI, its officers, directors, employees,
agents and third parties, for any losses, costs, liabilities and expenses (including reasonable
attorney’s fees) relating to or arising out of your use of or inability to use the Site or services,
any user postings made by you, your violation of any terms of this Agreement or your
violation of any rights of a third party, or your violation of any applicable laws, rules or
regulations. MI reserves the right, at its own cost, to assume the exclusive defense and
control of any matter otherwise subject to indemnification by you, in which event you will
fully cooperate with MI in asserting any available defenses.

Arbitration
In the event the parties are not able to resolve any dispute between them arising out of or
concerning these Terms and Conditions, or any provisions hereof, whether in contract, tort, or
otherwise at law or in equity for damages or any other relief, then such dispute shall be
resolved only by final and binding arbitration pursuant to the Federal Arbitration Act,
conducted by a single neutral arbitrator and administered by the American Arbitration
Association, or a similar arbitration service selected by the parties, in a location mutually
agreed upon by the parties. The arbitrator’s award shall be final, and judgment may be entered
upon it in any court having jurisdiction. In the event that any legal or equitable action,
proceeding or arbitration arises out of or concerns these Terms and Conditions, the prevailing
party shall be entitled to recover its costs and reasonable attorney’s fees. The parties agree to
arbitrate all disputes and claims in regards to these Terms and Conditions or any disputes
arising as a result of these Terms and Conditions, whether directly or indirectly, including
Tort claims that are a result of these Terms and Conditions. The parties agree that the Federal
Arbitration Act governs the interpretation and enforcement of this provision. The entire
dispute, including the scope and enforceability of this arbitration provision shall be
determined by the Arbitrator. This arbitration provision shall survive the termination of these

Terms and Conditions.
Class Action Waiver
Any arbitration under these Terms and Conditions will take place on an individual basis;
class arbitrations and class/representative/collective actions are not permitted. THE
PARTIES AGREE THAT A PARTY MAY BRING CLAIMS AGAINST THE OTHER
ONLY IN EACH’S INDIVIDUAL CAPACITY, AND NOT AS A PLAINTIFF OR CLASS MEMBER IN ANY PUTATIVE CLASS, COLLECTIVE AND/ OR REPRESENTATIVE PROCEEDING, SUCH AS IN THE FORM OF A PRIVATE ATTORNEY GENERAL
ACTION AGAINST THE OTHER. Further, unless both you and MI agree otherwise, the
arbitrator may not consolidate more than one person’s claims, and may not otherwise preside
over any form of a representative or class proceeding.

Liability Disclaimer
THE INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, AND SERVICES INCLUDED IN OR
AVAILABLE THROUGH THE SITE MAY INCLUDE INACCURACIES OR
TYPOGRAPHICAL ERRORS. CHANGES ARE PERIODICALLY ADDED TO THE
INFORMATION HEREIN. THE MISSIONAL INSTITUTE AND/OR ITS SUPPLIERS
MAY MAKE IMPROVEMENTS AND/OR CHANGES IN THE SITE AT ANY TIME.
THE MISSIONAL INSTITUTE AND/OR ITS SUPPLIERS MAKE NO
REPRESENTATIONS ABOUT THE SUITABILITY, RELIABILITY, AVAILABILITY,
TIMELINESS, AND ACCURACY OF THE INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS,
SERVICES AND RELATED GRAPHICS CONTAINED ON THE SITE FOR ANY
PURPOSE. TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, ALL
SUCH INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, SERVICES AND RELATED
GRAPHICS ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” WITHOUT WARRANTY OR CONDITION OF
ANY KIND. THE MISSIONAL INSTITUTE AND/OR ITS SUPPLIERS HEREBY
DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS WITH REGARD TO THIS
INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, SERVICES AND RELATED GRAPHICS,
INCLUDING ALL IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF
MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE AND NONINFRINGEMENT.
TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, IN NO EVENT
SHALL THE MISSIONAL INSTITUTE AND/OR ITS SUPPLIERS BE LIABLE FOR
ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL
DAMAGES OR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER INCLUDING, WITHOUT
LIMITATION, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF USE, DATA OR PROFITS, ARISING OUT OF
OR IN ANY WAY CONNECTED WITH THE USE OR PERFORMANCE OF THE SITE,
WITH THE DELAY OR INABILITY TO USE THE SITE OR RELATED SERVICES, THE
PROVISION OF OR FAILURE TO PROVIDE SERVICES, OR FOR ANY
INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, SERVICES AND RELATED GRAPHICS
OBTAINED THROUGH THE SITE, OR OTHERWISE ARISING OUT OF THE USE OF
THE SITE, WHETHER BASED ON CONTRACT, TORT, NEGLIGENCE, STRICT
LIABILITY OR OTHERWISE, EVEN IF THE MISSIONAL INSTITUTE OR ANY OF ITS
SUPPLIERS HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF DAMAGES. BECAUSE
SOME STATES/JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR CONSEQUENTIAL OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES,
THE ABOVE LIMITATION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. IF YOU ARE DISSATISFIED
WITH ANY PORTION OF THE SITE, OR WITH ANY OF THESE TERMS OF USE,
YOUR SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE REMEDY IS TO DISCONTINUE USING THE SITE.

Termination/Access Restriction

MI reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to terminate your access to the Site and the related
services or any portion thereof at any time, without notice. To the maximum extent permitted
by law, this agreement is governed by the laws of the State of Florida and you hereby consent
to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of courts in Florida in all disputes arising out of or
relating to the use of the Site. Use of the Site is unauthorized in any jurisdiction that does not
give effect to all provisions of these Terms, including, without limitation, this section.
You agree that no joint venture, partnership, employment, or agency relationship exists
between you and MI as a result of this agreement or use of the Site. MI’s performance of this
agreement is subject to existing laws and legal process, and nothing contained in this
agreement is in derogation of MI’s right to comply with governmental, court and law
enforcement requests or requirements relating to your use of the Site or information provided
to or gathered by MI with respect to such use. If any part of this agreement is determined to
be invalid or unenforceable pursuant to applicable law including, but not limited to, the
warranty disclaimers and liability limitations set forth above, then the invalid or
unenforceable provision will be deemed superseded by a valid, enforceable provision that
most closely matches the intent of the original provision and the remainder of the agreement
shall continue in effect.

Unless otherwise specified herein, this agreement constitutes the entire agreement between
the user and MI with respect to the Site and it supersedes all prior or contemporaneous
communications and proposals, whether electronic, oral or written, between the user and MI
with respect to the Site. A printed version of this agreement and of any notice given in
electronic form shall be admissible in judicial or administrative proceedings based upon or
relating to this agreement to the same extent and subject to the same conditions as other
business documents and records originally generated and maintained in printed form. It is the
express wish to the parties that this agreement and all related documents be written in
English.

Changes to Terms
MI reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to change the Terms under which
missionalinstitute.com is offered. The most current version of the Terms will supersede all
previous versions. MI encourages you to periodically review the Terms to stay informed of
our updates.

Contact Us
MI welcomes your questions or comments regarding the Terms:
The Missional Institute PO Box 721266
Orlando, Florida 32872-1266
Email Address: info@missionalinstitute.com
Phone: (440) 462-6464‬

Effective as of September 01, 2019

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