Terms of Use

By using the Mind Over Bar site you are agreeing to these terms and conditions. Please carefully read these terms and conditions before using any part of the Mind Over Bar website. If you do not agree to these terms and conditions, you should exit the site.

Copyright and Use

Copyright © 2011 Mindful Edge, Inc. All rights reserved. No part of the material protected by this copyright may be reproduced or utilized in any form or by any means, electronic or mechanical, including photocopying, recording, broadcasting, or by any information storage and retrieval system, without permission in writing from Mindful Edge, Inc. This site is the property of Mindful Edge, Inc. and is protected by United States and International Copyright laws.

By purchasing the Mind Over Bar Course, you are granted a license to access and use the streaming lectures and student forums in the Member portion of the Mind Over Bar site. THE LICENSE ACCOMPANYING EACH MEMBERSHIP EXTENDS TO PERSONAL USE ONLY. YOU MAY NOT TRANSMIT, COPY, DISPLAY, OR OTHERWISE RELATE ANY INFORMATION FROM THE MEMBER PORTION OF THE MIND OVER BAR SITE TO ANY OTHER INDIVIDUAL OR GROUP. YOU MAY NOT SHARE YOUR USERNAME AND PASSWORD WITH ANY OTHER INDIVIDUAL OR GROUP. In addition to any consequences arising from violation of copyright law or other laws, such actions provide grounds for Mindful Edge, Inc. to terminate your account with no refund.

Use of Mind Over Bar Site & Course

You may not modify the Mind Over Bar site, other than posting in the Student Forums in conformance with these guidelines. You may not use the site in any manner that infringes the rights of any person or entity. You may not link, upload, post or transmit any illegal, obscene, offensive or otherwise inappropriate material to the Mind Over Bar site. You may not use the Student Forums in a way that (a) threatens, stalks, harms, or harasses others, or promotes bigotry or discrimination, (b) promotes a business or other commercial venture or event, or other commercial purposes, or (c) violates any applicable law. Use of the Student Forums in violation of these guidelines will result in termination of your Student Forum access without prior notice. Mindful Edge, Inc. has no duty to review or edit materials submitted by users on the Student Forums. Any materials may be removed from the Student Forums by Mindful Edge, Inc. at any time for any reason.

You agree to indemnify Mindful Edge, Inc. from any damage, loss, cost or expense which may be incurred by Mindful Edge, Inc. as a result of the material you link, upload, post, or transmit to the site, including but not limited to any posts in the Student Forums.

You understand and agree that Mindful Edge, Inc. does not offer a free trial period or any refunds. You understand that your username and password will expire at the end of your bar examination period – July 31 for the July bar, and on February 28 for the February bar. You understand and agree that you will only be given a new username and password without charge if you fail the state bar examination listed on your registration.

Assumption of Risk & Psychotherapy Disclosure

You acknowledge that you have assessed your own emotional, mental, and physical well being, and that you have concluded that you wish to and are able to participate in the Mind Over Bar Course. You agree to disclose any psychological or physical health problems or limitations to Mindful Edge, Inc. at the time of registration and in any event prior to the course commencing. You understand that if you accept or use any concepts, notions, ideas, suggestions and recommendations from the Mind Over Bar Course, you do so of your own free will. You participate in the course at your own risk and bear sole responsibility for your well-being.

The Mind Over Bar Course is not a substitute for psychotherapy and is not therapeutic in nature. You understand that any value you obtain from the Mind Over Bar Course, you obtain via your own free will and participation.

Links to Mind Over Bar Site

Links to the Mind Over Bar site may only be to the homepage of the Mind Over Bar site. If you link to the Mind Over Bar site you agree to comply with the following requirements: You may not frame or alter the appearance of the Mind Over Bar site. You may not state or imply that Mindful Edge, Inc. endorses, sponsors or otherwise approves your site or any other sites. You may not use any Mindful Edge, Inc. trademarks or logos without the prior written consent of Mindful Edge, Inc. You may not reproduce or host Mindful Edge, Inc. content on your website.

Limitations of Liability

Mindful Edge, Inc. and its employees, agents, licensors and contractors will not be liable or responsible for any direct, indirect, consequential, incidental, or punitive damages or injuries, including but not limited to mistakes, defects, omissions, errors, typographical errors, omissions, interruptions, delays in transmission, viruses, delays in operation, and deletion of files caused by a user’s reliance on or use of any information, service or merchandise provided on or through the site, or any failure of performance caused by or arising out of use of or access to any content or information contained in the site, or the content of any other site hyper-linked to the site, even if Mindful Edge, Inc. is negligent and has been advised of the possibility of such damages.

Mindful Edge, Inc. and its employees, agents, licensors and contractors will not be liable or responsible for any direct, indirect, consequential, incidental, or punitive damages or injuries caused by a user’s inability to access or use the Mind Over Bar site or any of its contents for any reason, including but not limited to network outages and installation of software upgrades, even if Mindful Edge, Inc. is negligent and has been advised of the possibility of such damages. You agree not to seek a refund of any payment, even if you are unable to access or use the Mind Over Bar site or any of its contents on one or more occasions.

The above limitations on liability may not apply to the user where applicable law does not allow for such limitations. Any action on any claim against Mindful Edge. Inc. must be brought by the user within one (1) year following the date the claim first accrued, or shall be deemed waived.

The site may link to sites not maintained or related to Mindful Edge, Inc. Hyper-text links are provided as a service to users and are not sponsored by or affiliated with the site or Mindful Edge, Inc. and Mindful Edge, Inc. has not reviewed the sites hyper-linked to or from the site and is not responsible for the content of any other sites.

Disclaimer of Warranties

THE MATERIALS, SERVICES, AND INFORMATION IN THE SITE AND IN CONNECTION WITH THE MIND OVER BAR COURSE ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” WITHOUT ANY WARRANTIES OR REPRESENTATIONS WHATSOEVER OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, WARRANTIES OF TITLE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. Any offers set forth on the site are void where prohibited.

Miscellaneous

The terms and conditions set forth in the site are governed and interpreted under the laws of the State of California, United States of America, without giving effect to its conflicts of laws provisions. Section headings are merely for convenience of reference and shall have no bearing on the interpretation of these terms and conditions. If any portion(s) of the terms and conditions is deemed unlawful, void, or unenforceable, that part will be deemed severable and will not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions. Mindful Edge, Inc. can, at its sole discretion, replace or amend such provisions. Mindful Edge, Inc. reserves the right to revise the terms and conditions at any time without any notice, for any reason whatsoever by updating this posting. Users are bound by any such revisions, and should periodically read and review the terms and conditions. Mindful Edge, Inc. may make changes to the site at any time. Mindful Edge, Inc. does not warrant that the materials or communications found in the site will be available, functioning properly at all times.

Last Updated April 21, 2011