Web3 Foundation 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 Web3 Foundation MOOC 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 these 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.
THESE TOS ARE ORGANIZED AS FOLLOWS:
Rules for online conduct
Strictly prohibited items
Your right to use content on the Web3 Foundation MOOC Site
Certificates and other products & services
Digital Millennium Copyright Act
Disclaimers of Warranty / Limitations of Liabilities
RULES FOR ONLINE CONDUCT
You agree that you are responsible for your own use of the Web3 Foundation MOOC Site and for your User Postings. “User Postings” means all content submitted, posted, published, or distributed on the Web3 Foundation MOOC Site by you or other users of the Web3 Foundation MOOC 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 Web3 Foundation MOOC 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 Web3 Foundation MOOC Site, you will not use the Web3 Foundation MOOC Site in any manner intended to damage, disable, overburden, or impair any Web3 Foundation server or the network(s) connected to any Web3 Foundation server or to interfere with any other party’s use and enjoyment of the Web3 Foundation MOOC Site. You may not attempt to gain unauthorized access to the Web3 Foundation MOOC Site, other accounts, computer systems, or networks connected to any Web3 Foundation server through hacking, password mining, or any other means. You may not obtain or attempt to obtain any materials or information stored on the Web3 Foundation MOOC Site, its servers, or associated computers through any means not intentionally made available through the Web3 Foundation MOOC 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 Web3 Foundation MOOC 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 Web3 Foundation MOOC 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 Web3 Foundation 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 Web3 Foundation MOOC Site.
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.
YOUR RIGHT TO USE CONTENT ON THE Web3 Foundation SITE
Unless indicated as being in the public domain, the content on the Web3 Foundation MOOC Site is protected by United States and foreign copyright laws. Unless otherwise expressly stated on the Web3 Foundation MOOC Site, the texts, exams, video, images, and other instructional materials provided with the courses offered on the Web3 Foundation MOOC Site are for your personal use in connection with those courses only. We aim to make much of the Web3 Foundation course content available under more open license terms that will help create a vibrant ecosystem of contributors and further Web3 Foundation’s goal of making education accessible and affordable to the world.
Certain reference documents, digital textbooks, articles, and other information on the Web3 Foundation MOOC 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 Web3 Foundation MOOC 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 Web3 Foundation MOOC Site. All rights in the Web3 Foundation MOOC Site and its content, if not expressly granted, are reserved.
Use for Personalization and Pedagogical Improvements.
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 Web3 Foundation 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 Web3 Foundation, are solely responsible for your User Postings and the consequences of posting or publishing them.
License Grant to Web3 Foundation.
By submitting or distributing your User Postings, you hereby grant to Web3 Foundation 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).
License Grant to Web3 Foundation Users.
By submitting or distributing your User Postings, you hereby grant to each user of the Web3 Foundation MOOC Site a non-exclusive license to access and use your User Postings in connection with their use of the Web3 Foundation MOOC Site for their own personal purposes.
CERTIFICATES AND OTHER PRODUCTS & SERVICES
Web3 Foundation and the Members may offer ID Verified Certificates of Achievement for courses (a “Verified Certificate”) or certificates for programs (for example, a MicroMasters program certificate) for learners who, in the Members’ judgment, have satisfactorily demonstrated mastery of the course or program material. Certificates will be issued by Web3 Foundation under the name of the underlying Member(s) from where the course or program originated. The decision whether a certificate will be awarded to a given learner will be solely within the discretion of the awarding Member.
Government or State-issued driver’s license
National ID card
State or Province ID card (including cards issued by motor vehicle agencies)
In order to be accepted by Web3 Foundation, your photo ID must:
Contain your full name exactly (excluding hyphens, accents, and spaces);
Contain a relatively current photograph of yourself;
Be an original document; photocopied documents cannot be accepted; and
Be current and valid; expired documents cannot be accepted.
Unfortunately, if you do not possess a photo ID meeting the criteria described above, Web3 Foundation is unable to provide you with a Verified Certificate at this time.
Certificates and other purchases on the Web3 Foundation MOOC Site may be eligible for a refund for a period of time (in each case, the “Refund Period”). The applicable Refund Period for some products and services are described below. To request a refund for a purchase that you made, please email us at billing@Stlutherx.org and include your full name and order number in your email request. Refunds will be credited to the credit card used for the purchase and may take up to two billing cycles to process. If the applicable Refund Period for a purchase has passed, but you believe a refund is warranted, please email us at billing@St.lutherx.org.
Verified Certificate Track:
For enrollment in the verified certificate track of a course, you have a period of 14 days after your payment or 14 days after your course starts (up to 60 days after your payment) whichever occurs later, during which you may withdraw or unenroll from the course by clicking on the unenroll link on the learner dashboard and request a refund by emailing billing@Stlutherx.org.
Professional Education Courses:
For enrollment in a Professional Education course, you have a period of 2 days after your payment or 2 days after the course starts (up to 60 days after your payment) whichever occurs later to unenroll from the course by clicking on the unenroll link on the learner dashboard and request a refund by emailing billing@Stlutherx.org.
For more information about refund options (for example, changing to another course session), you should visit the Web3 Foundation Help Center.
Coupon codes and other course entitlements are subject to expiration and any other conditions stated at the time of purchase.
No Other Enrollment.
You will not be an applicant for admission to, or enrolled in, any degree or other credit- or credential-bearing program of the Member as a result of registering for or completing a course or program provided by such Member through Web3 Foundation. You will not be entitled to use any of the resources of the Member beyond the online courses or programs provided on the Web3 Foundation MOOC Site, nor will you be eligible to receive student privileges or benefits provided to students enrolled in degree or other credit- or credential-bearing programs of the Member.
Use of Web3 Foundation and Other Member Names, Trademarks, and Service Marks.
The “Web3 Foundation,”name, 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 Web3 Foundation or the Members that appear on the Web3 Foundation MOOC Site or on or through the services made available on or through the Web3 Foundation MOOC Site, if any, are the property of their respective owners.
Nothing contained on the Web3 Foundation MOOC Site should be construed as granting, by implication, estoppel, or otherwise, any license or right to use any Trademark displayed on the Web3 Foundation MOOC 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 Web3 Foundation MOOC Site should contact at hello@Stlutherx.org.
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.