Terms & Conditions
Effective date: Jan 01, 2021
We reserve the right to change these T&C from time to time, and by using any of our Programs, Products and Services you are agreeing to theT&C as they appear, whether or not you have read them. If at any time you do not agree with these terms, please do not use our Programs, Products and Services.
Our Programs, Products and Services are owned and operated Sophie Shepherd (Shepherd Healing Essentials) (“Company”, “we”, or “us”). The term “you” refers to the user or viewer of our website.
Use and Consent
All of our Programs, Products and Services are intended solely for users who are eighteen (18) years of age or older. Any registration by, use of or access to any Program, Product or Service or our Website by anyone under 18 is unauthorized, unlicensed and in violation of these T&C. By accessing or using our Programs, Products, or Services or our Website, you represent and warrant that you are 18 years or older and that you agree to and to abide by all of our T&C.
We try to ensure that our Program, Product and Service availability is uninterrupted and that our Website, private Facebook group page, e-mail communications, and Program materials, teleclasses and/or audio or video recordings, as applicable, will be error-free. However, we cannot guarantee that your access will not be suspended or restricted from time to time, including to allow for repairs, maintenance or the introduction of new services, although, of course, we will try to limit the frequency and duration of any suspension or restriction.
Neither we nor any third parties provide any warranty or guarantee as to the accuracy, timeliness, performance, completeness or suitability of the information and materials found or offered on this Website for any particular purpose. Every effort has been made to present you with the most accurate, up-to-date information, but because the nature of scientific research is constantly evolving, we cannot be held responsible or accountable for the accuracy of our content. You acknowledge that such information and materials may contain inaccuracies or errors and we are not liable for any such inaccuracies or errors to the fullest extent permitted by law.
Additionally, we are not responsible for the views, opinions, or accuracy of facts provided by external resources referenced in our Programs, Products or Services or in any of our courses, classes, or materials. We assume no responsibility for errors or omissions in the Program, Product or Service you are using, or in documents referenced by or linked to the Program, Product or Service.
We take every precaution to protect our users’ information. When users submit sensitive information via the Program, Product or Service, all information is protected both online and offline.
However, due to the nature of the Internet, we cannot completely ensure or warrant the security of any information transmitted to us or through our services. Submitting information is done at your own risk. We have security measures in place to prevent the loss, misuse, and alteration of the information that is obtained from you, but we make no assurances about our ability to prevent any such loss, misuse, to you or to any third party arising out of any such loss, misuse, or alteration.
Intellectual Property Rights
Our Limited License to You
Our Programs, Products, and Services and all the materials available through it are our property and/or our affiliates or licensors, and are protected by copyright, trademark, and other intellectual property laws. The content in our Programs, Products and Services is solely owned by or licensed to us, unless otherwise indicated. This material includes, but is not limited to, the design, layout, look, appearance, graphics, downloadable information products, and our program or service materials. Reproduction is prohibited other than in accordance with the copyright notice, which forms part of these T&C.
Any trademarks, taglines, and logos displayed on the Program, Product, or Service materials are trademarks belonging to us. All trademarks reproduced in this Website, which are not the property of, or licensed to us, are acknowledged on the Website. Any use including framing, meta tags or other text utilizing these trademarks, or other trademarks displayed, is strictly prohibited without our express written consent, or permission granted herein.
For those trademarks, taglines, and logos for which you are granted permission to use, the trademark indicia must be included at all times. Any marketing or promotional tools and/or Program, Product or Service titles or any other title or information of ours bearing the trademark symbols (™) or ® may not be used by you for any reason without our express written permission Unauthorized use of our Programs, Products or Services or this Website may give rise to a claim for damages and/or be a criminal offence.
Unless otherwise explicitly authorized in these T&C, you may not modify, copy, reproduce, republish, upload, post, transmit, translate, sell, create derivative works, exploit, or distribute in any manner or medium (including by email or other electronic means) including but not limited to, our Website, a password-protected Site page, private group page, audio or video recording, e-mail communications, or webinar calls.
You may not use any Program material in any way in a book or e-book that is self-published or published through a publishing company and/or online through kindle, amazon.com, nook, etc., regardless of whether you add your own unique material to it or not. By downloading, printing, or otherwise using any material from this Program, Product or Service for any use, you in no way assume any intellectual property ownership rights of that material. All rights not expressly granted in these terms or any express written license, are reserved by us.
Your License to Us.
By posting or submitting any material (including, without limitation, comments, blog entries, photos and videos) to us through the Program, Product or Service, our Website, or private Facebook group page, you are representing: (i) that you are the owner of the material, or are making your posting or submission with the express consent of the owner of the material; and (ii) that you are eighteen (18) years of age or older.
In addition, when you submit or post any material in any way affiliated with our Program, Product, or Service, you are granting us, and anyone authorized by us, a royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, non-exclusive, unrestricted, worldwide license to use, copy, modify, transmit, sell, exploit, create derivative works from, distribute, and/or publicly perform or display such material, in whole or in part, in any manner or medium, now known or hereafter developed, for any purpose.
The foregoing grant includes the right to exploit any proprietary rights in such posting of submission, including, but not limited to, your right under copyright, trademark, service mark or patent laws under any relevant jurisdiction.
By participating in our Programs, Products and Services, you consent to photographs, videos, and/or audio recordings that may be made that may contain you, your voice and/or your likeness. In our sole discretion, we reserve the right to use these photographs, videos, and or/audio recordings and/or any other materials submitted by you to us in connection with your participation in our Program, Product or Service in our current or future Programs, Products or Services, and/or our marketing or promotional efforts, without compensation to you at any time, now or at any time in the future.
Also, in connection with the exercise of such rights, you grant us, and anyone authorized by us, the right to identify you as the author of any of your postings or submissions by name, email address, or screen name, as we deem appropriate. You acknowledge that we have the right but not the obligation to use and display any postings or contributions of any kind and that we may elect to cease the use and display of any such materials (or any portion thereof), at any time, for any reason whatsoever.
As a program participant, you agree that you are using your own judgment in using the information provided on and through this Program, Product or Service, which is done at your own risk.
Your use of any information or materials through our Programs, Products or Services accessible on or through this Website or otherwise is entirely at your own risk, for which we shall not be liable. It shall be your own responsibility to discern the risks of using any of our Programs, Products or Services. You assume responsibility for your choices, actions, use or nonuse of any of the information in our Programs, Products and Services, and you acknowledge that you are using, or not using, a Program, Product or Service at your own risk.
We explicitly state that the information provided to you in our Programs, Products, or Services are not diagnosing or treating a physical or mental health problem or disease, or prescribing medication, or other treatment in any way whatsoever.
We are not, and we are not holding ourselves out as, a doctor, medical health practitioner, psychologist, therapist, licensed nutritionist, registered dietician, financial consultant, or religious clergy member, and we make no claims in this regard. Nothing contained in the Program, Product or Service is intended to be a substitute for the medical diagnosis or treatment that can be provided by your physician, mental health provider, or other qualified healthcare professional. You always should seek the advice of your physician, mental health provider, or another qualified health care provider regarding any specific medical condition pertaining to you.
You acknowledge that we have not and do not make any representations as to the health physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual or health benefits, future income, expenses, sales volume or potential profitability or loss of any kind that may be derived as a result of your participation in this Program, Product or Service.
We cannot and do not guarantee that you will attain a particular result, and you accept and understand that results differ for each individual. We also expressly disclaim responsibility in any way for the choices, actions, results, use or non-use of the information provided or obtained through any of our Programs, Products or Services.
THE INFORMATION IN THE PROGRAMS, PRODUCTS AND SERVICES OFFERED ON OR THROUGH OUR WEBSITE AND ANY THIRD-PARTY WEBSITES ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” AND WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. WE MAKE NO WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, IMPLIED OR EXPRESS, AS TO THE ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS OR APPROPRIATENESS OF OUR PROGRAM, PRODUCT OR SERVICE FOR ANY PURPOSE.
TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE PURSUANT TO APPLICABLE LAW, WE DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NONINFRINGEMENT. WE DO NOT WARRANT THAT THE PROGRAM, PRODUCT OR SERVICE OR ANY OF ITS FUNCTIONS WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE, THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, OR THAT ANY PART OF THIS PROGRAM, PRODUCT OR SERVICE ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS.
WE DO NOT WARRANT OR MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS REGARDING THE USE OR THE RESULTS OF THE USE OF THE PROGRAM, PRODUCT OR SERVICE MATERIALS OR ON THIRD PARTY WEBSITES IN TERMS OF THEIR CORRECTNESS, ACCURACY, TIMELINESS, RELIABILITY OR OTHERWISE.
To the fullest extent permitted by law, we expressly exclude any liability for any direct, indirect or consequential loss or damage incurred by you or your clients in connection with this Program, Product or Service, including by your use or inability to use any information obtained on or through the Program, Product or Service, any websites linked thereto, and/or any material posted on the Website, private Facebook group page, or in any other way through the Program, Product or Service by us or by others, including without limitation any liability for any accidents, delays, injuries, loss, damage, death, lost profits, personal or business interruptions, misapplication of information, physical or mental disease, condition or issue, physical, mental, emotional, or spiritual injury or harm, loss of income or revenue, loss of business, loss of profits or contracts, anticipated savings, loss of data, loss of goodwill, wasted time and for any other loss or damage of any kind, however and whether caused by negligence, breach of contract, or otherwise, even if foreseeable.
Limitation of Liability
Under no circumstances, including, but not limited to negligence, shall anyone related to our Company or any subsidiary and parent companies or affiliates, included but not limited to our shareholders, directors, officers, staff, employees, affiliates, successors, transferees, assignees or licensees and their respective parent and subsidiary companies, agents, associates, officers, directors, shareholders and employees, be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special or consequential damages that result from the use of, or the inability to use, the Program, Product or Service, including its materials or third-party materials made available through the Program, Product or Service, even if we are advised beforehand of the possibility of such damages.
You specifically acknowledge and agree that we are not liable for any defamatory, offensive or illegal conduct of any other Program, Product or Service participant or user, including but not limited to you and your clients.
You agree at all times to defend, indemnify and hold harmless the Company, our shareholders, directors, officers, employees, affiliates, successors, transferees, assignees or licensees and their respective parent and subsidiary companies, agents, associates, officers, directors, shareholders and employees of each from and against accidents, delays, injuries, harm, loss, damage, death, lost profits, personal or business interruptions, misapplication of information, physical or mental disease, condition or issue and any and all claims, causes of action, damages, liabilities, costs and expenses, including legal fees and expenses, arising out of or related to our Programs, Products or Services as experienced by you, anyone affiliated in any way with your business, and/or any of your clients, and/or your breach of any obligation, warranty, representation or covenant set forth in these T&C.
These T&C require the use of arbitration on an individual basis to resolve disputes, rather than jury trials, and limit the remedies available to you in the event of a dispute.
You fully understand and agree that by enrolling in, purchasing and/or using any of our Programs, Products or Services that you are waiving certain legal rights and you are voluntarily agreeing to do so.
Links to External Websites or Use of Social Media
From time to time our Website may also include links to other websites or to social media sites. These links are provided for your convenience to provide further information and to allow you to visit other website(s) of interest easily.
Use of external links to other sites or social media do not signify that we endorse them. We bear no responsibility for the content of the linked website(s) or social media websites. We accept no liability for any of the views, facts, opinions, or references in the Program, Product or Service whatsoever. Information posted on this Website related to this Program, Product or Service or linked to a third party website, may express a perspective which may or may not necessarily reflect our views.
You must not use our Program, Product or Service, or any aspect related to it, in any way that causes or is likely to cause access to it to be interrupted, damaged or impaired in any way and you must use it for lawful purposes only.
You understand that you are solely responsible for all electronic communications and content sent from your computer to us by you. You may not use our Program, Product or Service, or any aspect related to it, in any of the following ways:
- For fraudulent purposes or in connection with a criminal offence or to otherwise carry out any unlawful activity
- To send, use or re-use any material that is illegal, offensive, abusive, indecent, harmful, defamatory, obscene or menacing, abusive, threatening, defamatory, objectionable, invasive of privacy, in breach of confidence, infringing of any intellectual property rights, or is otherwise injurious to third parties, or which consists of or contains software viruses or any other harmful or similar computer code designed to adversely affect the operation of any computer software or hardware, commercial solicitation, chain letters, mass mailings or any spam
- To cause annoyance, inconvenience or needless anxiety to anyone or anything
- To impersonate any third party or otherwise mislead as to the origin of your content
- To reproduce, duplicate, copy or resell any of our content in contravention with these T&C or any other agreement with us.
If paying by PayPal or credit card, you give us permission and authorization to automatically charge your credit or debit card as payment for your Program for which you will receive an electronic receipt.
For any installment payment, you give us permission to automatically charge your credit or debit card at the time it is due without any additional authorization.
In the event that payment is not received by the date due, whether paying in full or by installment, you will loose access to the Program, Product or Service until you pay the outstanding balance.
If you fail to make payment in a timely manner in accordance with these Terms and Conditions or voluntarily decide to withdraw from our Program, Product or Service at any time or for any reason whatsoever, you still will remain fully responsible for the full cost of the Program, Product and/or Service after the forty-eight(48) hour window to seek a refund according to the Refund Policy below.
When you purchase this Program, Product or Service, the information provided and obtained as part of the transaction, such as your credit card number and contact information, may be collected by both the third-party merchant and by us. A merchant may have privacy and data collection practices that are different from ours. We have no responsibility or liability for the merchant’s independent policies.
You agree to be financially responsible for all purchases made by you.
You agree to purchase and use the Program, Product or Service for legitimate, personal or limited commercial purposes only.
You also agree not to make any purchases for speculative, false or fraudulent purposes or for the purpose of anticipating demand for a particular product or service.
You release us and our affiliates from any damages that you incur, and agree not to assert any claims against us or them, arising from your purchase or use of this Program.
Product or Service
You agree to only purchase this Program, Product or Service for yourself or for another person for whom you are legally permitted to do so. When making a purchase for a third party that requires you to submit the third party’s personal or financial information to us or a merchant, you represent that you have obtained his/her consent to provide such third party’s personal information.
For more information regarding a merchant, its online store, its privacy policies, and/or any additional terms and conditions that may apply, visit that merchant’s website and click on its information links or contact the merchant directly.
Your satisfaction with your Program, Product or Service is important to us. If this Program, Product or Service is not the right fit for you, we will gladly refund you 100% of your purchase price within forty-eight (48) hours of your purchase, provided that you submit an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org explaining why, and we will issue a refund of the purchase price.
If a refund is issued to you, you must cease using any of our Program, Product or Service materials immediately upon receipt of your refund. You may not continue to use any portion of the Program, Product or Service in any way following your refund or you will be violating these T&C.
All T&C set forth herein, and all copyright, trademark, and intellectual property rights remain indefinitely, even after a refund is provided.
We reserve the right in our sole discretion to refuse or terminate your access to the Program, Product, Service and/or our Website, private group page, e-mail communications, or any other method of communication related to the Program, Product or Service at any time without notice.
Should you wish to terminate the Program, Product or Service by seeking a refund, these termination terms will apply to you as well. In the event of cancellation or termination, all remaining balances owed shall be immediately due, and you are no longer authorized to access the Program, Product, Service or our Website, private group page, e-mail or any or other method of communications affected by such cancellation or termination.
The restrictions imposed on you with respect to material received for the Program, Product or Service and all of the disclaimers and limitations of liabilities set forth in these T&C, shall survive such termination of your access and apply in full force.
It is hoped that should we ever have any differences, we could be able to work them out amiably through a phone conversation or e-mail correspondence.
However, should a dispute ever arise between us, we agree now that we will submit to binding arbitration before a single arbitrator, selected jointly, in accordance with the American Arbitration Association Rules.
Any judgment on an arbitrator’s award, if made, is binding and may be entered into any court having the appropriate jurisdiction. Prior to seeking arbitration, you must submit your complaint to us via e-mail to email@example.com
You understand and agree now that the only remedy that can be awarded to you through arbitration is full refund of your Payment made to date. No award of consequential or of any other damages may be granted to you.
By signing this Agreement you are agreeing to a modification of the statute of limitations such that any arbitration must be commenced within one (1) year of the date of the act, omission, or other conduct complained of as submitted by you in email, or shall otherwise be forfeited forever.
You also agree that should arbitration take place, it will be held in New York City, New York, and the prevailing party shall be entitled to all reasonable attorney’s fees and costs necessary to enforce the Agreement.
In the event of a dispute between us, you agree to not engage in any conduct or communications, public or private, designed to disparage us, our company, or any of our Programs, Products or Services. Where requested by law or arbitration, of course, you are not prohibited from sharing your thoughts and opinions as a part of the legal process.
If this T&C or any part therein, is construed to be invalid or unenforceable, it shall not affect the validity or enforceability remainder of the T&C which shall be given full force and effect.
If you have any questions about any term of these T&C, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org