Terms and Conditions

Please carefully read the following Terms and Conditions relating to your participation in any membership sites, programs or events sponsored and conducted by the Institute for Leadership Fitness® (IFLF). These Terms and Conditions are relevant to all IFLF membership sites, programs and events, including but not limited to Fit Leaders Academy, the Fit Leader’s Program™ Year 1 and the Fit Leader’s Program™ Year 2. Since registrants may register for only one membership site, program or event at a time, all membership sites, programs and events will be referred to from here forward in the singular tense as simply “Site”.

By registering for the Site, you (the “Attendee”) signify your acceptance of and obligation to these Terms and Conditions. If you have objections to the following Terms and Conditions, you should not register for the Site. We reserve the right to modify these terms at any time, so please check this page periodically for changes. By using our Site after we post any changes to these terms, you agree to accept those changes, whether or not you have reviewed them or been notified about them. If at any time you choose not to accept these terms of use, please do not use this Site and any of our sites.

Copyrights and Trademarks

The contents of our Site is protected by copyright and trademark laws, and are the property of the owners. Leadership Fitness® and The Leadership Fit® are registered trademarks of the Institute for Leadership Fitness. The Fit Leader’s Program™, The 90-Day Runway™, The MVV Equation™, The Strategy Audit™, The Opportunity Board™, The Confidence Net™, The Risk Quadrant™, The Effective Close™, The Masterful Communicator™, The Gift of Feedback™, The Leadership Fit® Change Profile™, The Conflict Manager™, The Succession Matrix™, The Vanishing To-Do List™, The Healthy Executive™, The Balance Booster™, The Oscillating Life™, The Right Question™, The Intrapreneurial Mindset™, The Demographic Advantage™, The Transparent Leader™, The Professional Image™, The Brand Differentiator™, The 360° Landscape™, The Humble Servant™, The Creative Potential™, The Master Motivator™, The Impactful Presenter™, The Change Manager™, The Attention Keeper™, The Periodic Break™, The Innovation Broker™, The Adaptability Quotient™, The Fit Leader’s Companion™, The Leadership Fit® Assessment, The Constructive Feedback Process Checklist™ and The Constructive Feedback Planning Worksheet™ are all trademarks of the Institute for Leadership Fitness, along with all diagrams, graphics, logos, process maps, resource sheets, material and descriptions detailing the above trademarked processes.

Unless otherwise noted, you may access and use the information and materials in our programs and on our Site for your personal use. You may not change, modify, delete, transmit, adapt, exploit or copy for distribution or sale any information, material, trademarks or copyrights on the Site. You must obtain written permission from us or any other entity who owns intellectual property on our Site before you may publish, distribute or commercially exploit any material from the Site. By using the Site, you agree to abide by all copyright notices and trademarks.

Confidentiality and Non-Compete

Attendee hereby understands that the tools, processes, strategies, materials and information presented in the Program are confidential, copyrighted and proprietary to the IFLF and agrees not to record, duplicate, distribute, summarize, teach or train from the program or Site materials in any manner whatsoever without the express permission of the IFLF. Any unauthorized use or distribution of these proprietary concepts, materials and intellectual property by you or your representatives is prohibited.

Disclaimers

The information, services, products, claims, topics and materials on our Site are provided “as is” and without warranties of any kind, either expressed or implied. We disclaim all warranties, expressed or implied, including but not limited to implied effectiveness of the ideas or success strategies listed on this Site. The only exception is any limited-time guarantee of satisfaction that is clearly identified on our Site. Neither we nor any of our respective suppliers warrant that any functions contained in the Site will be uninterrupted or error-free, that defects will be corrected or that the Site or the server that makes them available are free of viruses or other harmful components. You (and not we or any of our respective suppliers) assume the entire cost of all necessary servicing, repair or correction to your system. Neither we nor any of our suppliers warrant or make any representations regarding the use of or the results of the use of the services, products, information or materials in this Site in terms of their correctness, accuracy, reliability or otherwise. Applicable law may not allow the exclusion of implied warranties, so the above exclusion may not apply to you.

Limitation of Liability

Under no circumstances, including but not limited to negligence, will we or any of our suppliers be liable for any special or consequential damages that result from the use of, or the inability to use, the materials and information on the Site, or any products or services pursuant to the Site, even if advised of the possibility of such damages. Applicable law may not allow the limitation or exclusion of liability for incidental or consequential damages (including but not limited to lost data), so the above exclusion may not apply to you. In no event shall the total liability to you by us or any of our suppliers for all damages, losses and causes of action (whether in contract, tort or otherwise) exceed the amount paid by you to us, if any, for accessing the Site.

No Professional Advice

The information contained in or made available through the Site (including but not limited to information contained on message boards, in text files or in chats) cannot replace or substitute for the services of trained professionals in any field, including, but not limited to, financial, medical, psychological or legal matters. In particular, you should regularly consult a doctor in all matters relating to physical or mental health, particularly concerning any symptoms that may require diagnosis or medical attention. You alone are responsible and accountable for your decisions, actions and results in life, and by your use of the Site, you agree not to attempt to hold us liable for any such decisions, actions or results, at any time, under any circumstances.

Forums and Comments

A forum means any message board, chat room, user review forum or other interactive service appearing on our Site. You must register in accordance with instructions that you will find on the Site in order to contribute to any forum. You may not post on any forum, or send to any other forum user or our staff, any materials that is abusive, vulgar, threatening, harassing, libelous, defamatory, obscene, invades a person’s privacy, violates any intellectual or other property rights or that would otherwise violate any law. You may not use any forum in a commercial manner. You may not post material that solicits funds or that advertises or solicits goods or services. You may not post material known to be false. You may not post or transmit any information, software or material that contains a virus or other harmful component. We are not responsible for material appearing in any forum on the Site, except for material signed by one of our identified representatives. We are not responsible for screening material posted by users for libel, obscenity, invasion of privacy, copyright or trademark infringement, accuracy or for any other reason. We retain, however, the right to modify or remove messages or other material that we, in our sole discretion, consider infringing, offensive, abusive, defamatory, obscene, stale or otherwise unacceptable. We also reserve the right to edit materials for any other reason. We may, at our discretion, suspend or terminate the registration of any forum user or general user who violates any of these terms of use.

Privacy Policy

We collect your information in order to record and support your participation in the Program you select. In connection with certain activities, such as registering for a Program or membership site, we may ask you to provide certain information about yourself by filling out and submitting an online form. It is completely optional for you to engage in these activities. If you elect to engage in these activities, however, we may ask that you provide us personal information, such as your first and last name, mailing address (including zip code), email address, telephone number, credit card information and other personal information. If you do not provide the mandatory data with respect to a particular activity, you will not be able to engage in that activity. In all cases, we will collect personal identification information from you only if you voluntarily submit such information to us. Except as otherwise provided in the policy, we will never intentionally disclose any personal information about you as an individual user to any third party without having received your permission. If you supply us with your contact information you may receive periodic emails, mailings or calls from us with information on new products and services, important issues or upcoming events. If you wish to be removed from any postal, email, phone or other lists, please let us know by emailing us at info@instituteforleadershipfitness.com, and provide us with your exact name, email address, mailing address and phone number. We will be sure your name is removed from the appropriate lists immediately. When you use our Site, we or our authorized technology services provider may also collect certain technical and routing information from you to facilitate your use of the Site and its services. We use this information to administer the Site and to understand and measure traffic patterns on the Site so we know which areas of our sites are favorites of our users, which areas need improvement and what technologies are being used so that we may continually improve our sites. This information is collected in aggregate form, without identifying you or any user individually. We may use this aggregate, non-identifying statistical data for statistical analysis, marketing or promotional purposes. These data are often tracked by us or our technology services provider by using “cookies” during your visit. A cookie is a small amount of data that is transferred to your browser by a web server and can only be read by the server that gave it to you. If functions as your identification card and enables us to record your passwords, purchases and preferences. It cannot be executed as code or deliver viruses. Most browsers are initially set to accept cookies. You can set your browser to notify you when you receive a cookie, giving you the chance to decide whether or not to accept it. (For some web pages that require an authorization, cookies are not optional. Users choosing not to accept cookies will probably not be able to access those pages).

Exceptions to Privacy Policy

While we are committed to keeping your information secure and private, we have the following exceptions to our privacy policy: We will release specific information about you or your account to comply with any valid legal inquiry or process such as a search warrant, subpoena, statute or court order. We will also release specific information in special cases, such as if there is an attempted breach of the security of the Site, or a physical or property threat to you or others. We may also transfer user information, including personally identifiable information, in connection with a corporate merger, consolidation, the sale of related assets or corporate division or other fundamental corporate change. Further, the information you enter when making a purchase will be shared with payment processors, financial gateways and your credit card company to authorize credit card payments. Such information may also be shared with necessary third parties solely for the purpose of carrying out the transactions. Please note that if you give out personal information online through a discussion board or posting site, that information can be collected and used by third parties. Although we strive to protect our users’ privacy, we cannot guarantee the security of information you post in these forums. You disclose such information at your own risk.

Review and Jurisdiction

These Terms will be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Michigan in the United States of America. Attendee agrees that any dispute that arises out of or relates to these Terms will be resolved via non-binding mediation in the State of Michigan via a professional mediator obtained by the IFLF, and if a successful mediation is not reached, to binding arbitration in the State of Michigan in accordance with the policies set forth by the American Arbitration Association. If any of these Terms of use is found unlawful, void, or for any reason unenforceable, then that provision will be considered severable from the remaining terms of use, and will not affect the validity and enforceability of the remaining provisions.

Updates

These Terms are subject to change at any time and at the sole discretion of the IFLF. Please visit the site regularly for updates.