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PLEASE READ THE FOLLOWING TERMS AND CONDITIONS CAREFULLY. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO ABIDE BY THE FOLLOWING TERMS AND CONDITIONS, ACCESS TO THE STUDENT CONTENT SITE AND OTHER SITES TO WHICH IT LINKS (COLLECTIVELY THE “Website”) IS NOT PERMITTED. THE WEBSITE IS ANY LAUREATE EDUCATION, INC. WEBSITE, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE RESIDENCY APP SERVICE. ACCESS IS RESTRICTED TO LAUREATE INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITY NETWORK STUDENTS, FACULTY AND STAFF, SPECIFICALLY WALDEN UNIVERSITY STUDENTS, FACULTY AND STAFF ONLY.
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- harm minors in any way;
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- forge headers or otherwise manipulate identifiers in order to disguise the origin of any Submission;
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- use the Website as a forwarding service to another web site;
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- use this Website for any commercial purpose or for the benefit of any third party or in any manner not permitted by these terms.
If you are reported to be in violation of any of these terms, Laureate reserves the right to terminate your access to this Website.
By uploading a Submission to the Website you hereby grant Laureate a limited license to review the Submission for the purposes of comment, criticism, and grading; to distribute the Submission to other students for educational purposes; to process the Submission in an anti-plagiarism application, database or service of Laureate’s choosing; to make and retain copies of the Submission; to image the Submission for computerized grading; and to archive the Submission in a publicly accessible collection. You agree to defend, indemnify and hold Laureate harmless from and against any and all claims, suits or proceedings, demands, losses, damages, liabilities and costs and expenses (including, without limitation, reasonable attorneys’ fees) arising out of or resulting from the actual or alleged infringement of any patent, trademark, copyright, trade secret or any other intellectual property right in connection with any Submission.
Laureate will not be required to treat any Submission as confidential and will not be liable for any ideas for its business.
If any Content uploaded by you, in whatever format, is deemed by Laureate, in its sole discretion, to be inappropriate for whatever reason, Laureate reserves the right to remove such material from the Website. Laureate is not responsible for any inappropriate Submission.
All Submissions should comply with the standards outlined in your institution’s Policies and Code of Conduct.
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