Terms Of Service

The following are terms of a legal agreement between The Writing Summit (henceforth "Site") and you (henceforth "Customer"). By accessing, reading and using this website you acknowledge that you have read, understood and agree to be bound by these terms and to comply with all applicable laws and regulations. You also acknowledge that you have read, understood, and agree to all content provided within the site. If you do not agree to these terms, do not use this website. The website may contain other proprietary notices and copyright information, the terms of which must be observed and followed. Be aware that Site may, at its sole discretion and without notice, revise these terms at any time.


This is a legally binding agreement. By using this website, you signify your agreement to the following Terms and Conditions.


Currency

All dollar amounts set forth in this agreement and in those incorporated as part of this Agreement are in U.S. Dollars.


Your Membership Account

If you use this site, you are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account and password and for restricting access to your account. You agree to accept responsibility for all activities that occur under your account or password. Site and its associates reserve the right to refuse service, terminate accounts, remove or edit content, or cancel orders at their sole discretion.

Site may stop providing Customer any service and/or refuse to provide any service for any reason.


Writing Service

All material provided by site is limited to the writer's knowledge and interpretation. No expression of expertise is implied or guaranteed.

You agree to consult with your own professionals in determining if the methodologies suggested are appropriate. While we work to keep the information up to date and correct, we do not make representations of any kind. There are no warranties about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, or suitability of the information or services provided.

You are solely responsible for all decisions you make on your own behalf regarding the information provided and products promoted or sold through Site.

Use of any product or service provided by Site is at your own risk. You are responsible for your own decisions and how you choose to use the information provided to you. There are no guarantees of revenue related to the sale of, use of or implementation of products provided by Site.


Formatting

Site does not provide or guarantee book or ebook formatting or enhanced formatting included but not limited to: clickable TOC, extensive bulleted, numbered, or lettered lists, centered text or poetry, colored text, shaded backgrounds, sidebars, blockquotes, tables, equations, wrap-around text features, diagrams, and any other complex formatting that is subject to the discretion of Site. Site does not include pictures with orders.

All products will be delivered to Site by Customer in DOC or DOCX format. All products available to Customer will be delivered in DOC format.


Guarantees

Customer recognizes that Site will, in good faith, perform all services for which the Customer paid to the best of Site's ability and level of expertise.

Customer shall own all right, title and interest in and to all materials and work written, created, and/or produced for Customer by Site. At no time will Site ever release any proprietary information that is supplied by Customer.

Complaints by Customer must be submitted within 7 days of order completion. 

Delivery times are not guaranteed.


Content Guarantees

Copyright. Customer owns the copyright to all purchases from Site. Our team of writers has each individually signed an agreement to maintain our high-quality standards. These agreements additionally ensure that each member of our team involved in your content creation releases all rights to the work once the work is paid in full. Site will provide a contract to Customer if requested.

Site does not guarantee that all resource and additional information provided by Customer with each order will be included in the end product. Customer agrees to receive orders "as is" and that it is Customer responsibility to purchase the correct Package based on Customers needs and requests.

Site will not accept additional information about an order once the order has been placed.


Original Content

Site guarantees that in good faith all content provided by Site will be original. Site does not guarantee originality of works submitted to Site by Customer that Customer has requested to be a part of Customers completed project. Site uses Copyscape premium level paid searching for every document to ensure originality, per Google's standards. Site guarantees that Customer documents pass Copyscape standards on the day that Site releases the document to Customer. (The only exceptions may include policy, legal, quotations or technical terminology and wording that would invalidate a statement if not used in an exact sequence.) Copyscape is a third party provider that Site has no financial, personal, professional or otherwise relationship with, nor does Site have any control of the quality or standards provided by Copyscape services.


Retaining Of Products

Customer will be able to download purchased product from Site for up to 30 days after the item is delivered. Site does not guarantee storage of Customer data after 30 days following delivery.


Warranties

All services come as is without warranty of any kind, either express or implied, including but not limited to the implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose.


Earnings Disclaimers

Site does not make any projections as to the amount of money Customer can or will make from the Royalties or other income derived from the sale of Customer's product..


Confidentiality

Our staff is under contract to not disclose confidential Customer information. We ask that our Customers respect Site's confidential information.

Consulting directly with Site writers, which includes discussing work outside of Site, contacting writers personally, sending writers any offer outside of Site, mailing writers checks or sending payments, either as bonuses or as work pay, is not allowed and will not be tolerated by Site.


Liabilities and Damages

Site is not liable for any damages including but not limited to any incidental or consequential damages, damages for loss of profits, business interruption, loss of business information, or any other type of pecuniary loss.


Payment and Collection

Payment Policy - Site requires upfront payment from all Customers on all projects. Work will commence upon receipt of the payment.

Order Refund Policy - Site does not offer refunds if the project has been started. If the project has not been started we offer a 50% refund if requested within 48 hours of purchase.Customer acknowledges that Site provides quality control on all projects and agrees to accept orders "as is". Refunds offered at management discretion. 

Order Refusal - Should Site decide not to provide service prior to commencement of work, Customer will receive a full refund of any monies paid.

If Site is unable to provide said service due to Customer's refusal to provide needed materials, information, or cooperation, then Customer shall not be entitled to a refund.

Coupon Codes - Coupon codes must be used at time of purchase. Discounts will not be provided after the completion of the payment transaction.


Refusal to Process

Site has the right to deny any and all Customer projects that may be a copyright or trademark infringement. Site will not write content pertaining to child pornography. Site has the right to deny any project/purchase for any reason Site deems necessary.


Affiliations

Site is not affiliated with any other company, website or organization. A link to our website from another website does not mean that we endorse or accept any responsibility for the content or the use of such website.


Indemnity

You agree to defend, indemnify, and hold Site, its officers, owners, directors, employees, agents, licensors, and suppliers harmless from and against any claims, actions or demands, liabilities and settlements, including without limitation reasonable legal and accounting fees, resulting from, or alleged to result from, your violation of these Terms and Conditions.


Site, its licensors, and its suppliers make no representations or warranties about the accuracy, reliability or completeness of the content provided. This includes, but is not limited to videos, ebooks, books or communications provided on or through the use of the website or any other materials provided by Site.


Copyright and Trademark of Site

All content included on this website, such as text, graphics, images, audio clips, digital downloads, videos, and software, is the property of Site and is protected by international copyright laws. The compilation of all content on this site is the exclusive property of Site, with copyright authorship for this collection by Site, and protected by international copyright laws.


License and Site Access

This website or any portion of this website may not be reproduced, duplicated, copied, sold, resold, or otherwise exploited without the express written consent of Site.


DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES AND LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

THIS SITE IS PROVIDED BY THE WRITING SUMMIT AN "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS. Site MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, AS TO THE OPERATION OF THIS SITE OR THE INFORMATION, CONTENT, MATERIALS, OR PRODUCTS INCLUDED ON THIS SITE. YOU EXPRESSLY AGREE THAT YOUR USE OF THIS SITE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. TO THE FULL EXTENT PERMISSIBLE BY APPLICABLE LAW, Site DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. Site DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THIS SITE, ITS SERVERS, OR E-MAIL SENT FROM Site ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. Site WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OF ANY KIND ARISING FROM THE USE OF THIS SITE, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, PUNITIVE, AND CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES.


Applicable Law

By visiting Site you agree that the laws of Tennesse,without regard to principles of conflict of laws, will govern these Conditions of Use and any dispute of any sort that might arise between you and Site or its associates.


Disputes

Any dispute relating in any way to your visit to Site or to products you purchase through Site shall be submitted to confidential arbitration in the city and state where SITE is located, except that, to the extent you have in any manner violated or threatened to violate Site intellectual property rights. Arbitration under this agreement shall be conducted under the rules then prevailing of the American Arbitration Association. The arbitrator's award shall be binding and may be entered as a judgment in any court of competent jurisdiction. To the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, no arbitration under this Agreement shall be joined to an arbitration involving any other party subject to this Agreement, whether through class arbitration proceedings or otherwise.


Site Policies, Modification, and Severability

Site reserves the right to make changes to our website, policies, and these Conditions of Use at any time. If any of these Conditions shall be deemed invalid, void, or for any reason unenforceable, that condition shall be deemed severable and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining condition.


Google DMCA and Late Payment

Site reserves the right to file a Google DMCA complaint with Google if the Customer withdraws payment after the work has been completed and sent to Customer. To date, this has never occurred because of our extremely high satisfaction rate, but this is in place to keep our content protected and uphold quality. All filing notices will go to the Customer, with a 48-hour notice emailed directly to Customer before the DMCA is filed. If payment is redacted and the content is illegally held by the Customer and payment not received, filing will occur.


Your Acceptance of These Terms

By using this website, you signify your acceptance of these Terms. If you do not agree to these Terms, please do not use our website. Your continued use of the website following the posting of changes to this policy will be deemed your acceptance of those changes.



Last Updated: November 2016