Terms of Use & Privacy Policy

1. Agreement Between You and Shemer Bar Review, LLC

Welcome to Shemer Bar Review, LLC. Our website ("Site") is comprised of various web pages operated by Shemer Bar Review, LLC (“SBR”).  The Site is offered to you conditioned on your acceptance without modification of the terms, conditions and notices contained herein (the “Terms”).  Your use of the site constitutes your agreement to all such Terms.  Please read these Terms carefully, and keep a copy of them for your reference.

2. Commerce Site

The purpose of the Site is to provide information about, and allow for the purchase of or enrollment in, various SBR products and services.

3. Electronic Communications

Visiting the Site or sending emails to SBR constitutes electronic communications.  You consent to receive electronic communications and you agree that all agreements, notices, disclosures and other communications that we provide to you electronically, via email and on the Site, satisfy any legal requirement that such communications be in writing.

4. Your Account

If you use this Site, you are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account and password and for restricting access to your computer, and you agree to accept responsibility for all activities that occur under your account or password.  You may not assign or otherwise transfer your account to any other person or entity.  You acknowledge that SBR is not responsible for third party access to your account that results from theft or misappropriation of your account.  SBR and its associates reserve the right to refuse or cancel services, terminate accounts, or remove or edit content in our sole discretion.

SBR does not knowingly collect, either online or offline, personal information from persons under the age of thirteen.  If you are under 18, you may use the Site only with permission of a parent or guardian.

5. Links to Third Party Sites/Services

The Site may contain links to other websites (“Linked Sites”).  The Linked Sites are not under the control of SBR and SBR is not responsible for the contents of any Linked Site, including without limitation any link contained in a Linked Site, or any changes or updates to a Linked Site.  SBR is providing these links to you only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by SBR of the site or any association with its operators.

Certain services made available via the Site are delivered by third sites and organizations.  By using any product, service or functionality originating from the shemerbar.com domain, you hereby acknowledge and consent that SBR may share such information and data with any third party with whom SBR has a contractual relationship to provide the requested product, service or functionality on behalf of Site users and customers.

6. No Unlawful or Prohibited Use/Intellectual Property

You are granted a non-exclusive, non-transferable, revocable license to access and use the Site strictly in accordance with these Terms.  As a condition of your use of the Site, you warrant to SBR that you will not use the Site for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these Terms.  You may not use the Site in any manner which could damage, disable, overburden or impair the Site or interfere with any other party’s use and enjoyment of the Site.  You may not obtain or attempt to obtain any materials or information through any means not intentionally made available or provided for through the Site.

All content included as part of the Site, such as text, graphics, logos, images, as well as the compilation thereof, and any software used on this Site, is the property of SBR or its suppliers and protected by copyright and other laws that protect intellectual property and proprietary rights.  You agree to observe and abide by all copyright and other proprietary notices, legends or other restrictions contained in any such content and will not make any changes thereto.

You will not modify, publish, transmit, reverse engineer, participate in the transfer or sale, create derivative works, or in any way exploit any of the content, in whole or in part, found on the Site.  SBR content is not for resale.  Your use of the Site does not entitle you to make any unauthorized use of any protected content, and in particular, you will not delete or alter any proprietary rights or attribution notices in any content.  You will use protected content solely for your personal use, and will make no other use of the content without the express written permission of SBR and the copyright owner.  You agree that you do not acquire any ownership rights in any protected content.  We do not grant you any licenses, express or implied, to the intellectual property of SBR or our licensors except as expressly authorized by these Terms.

7. Use of Communication Services

The Site may contain bulletin board, chat areas, news groups, forums, communities, personal web pages, calendars and/or other message or communication facilities designed to enable you to communicate with the public at large or with a group (collectively, “Communication Services”).  You agree to use Communication Services only to post, send and receive messages and material that are proper and related to the particular Communication Service.

By way of example, and not as a limitation, you agree that when using a Communication Service, you will not: defame, abuse, harass, stalk, threaten or otherwise violate the legal rights (such as rights of privacy and publicity) of others; publish, post, upload, distribute or disseminate any inappropriate, profane, defamatory, infringing, obscene, indecent or unlawful topic, name, material or information; upload files that contain software or other material protected by intellectual property laws (or by rights or privacy of publicity) unless you own or control the rights thereto or have received all necessary consents; upload files that contain viruses, corrupted files or any other similar software or programs that may damage the operation of another’s computer; advertise or offer to sell or buy any goods or services for any business purpose, unless such Communication Service specifically allows such messages; conduct or forward surveys, contests, pyramid schemes or chain letters; download any file posted by another user of a Communication Service that you know, or reasonably should know, cannot be legally distributed in such manner; falsify or delete any author attributions, legal or other proper notices or proprietary designations or labels of the origin or source of software or other material contained in a file that is uploaded, restrict or inhibit any other user from using and enjoying the Communication Services; violate any code of conduct or other guidelines which may be applicable for any particular Communication Service; harvest or otherwise collect information about others, including email addresses, without their consent; violate any applicable laws or regulations.

SBR has no obligation to monitor the Communication Services.  However, SBR reserves the right to review materials posted to a Communication Service and to remove any materials in its sole discretion.  SBR reserves the right to terminate your access to any or all of the Communication Services at any time without notice for any reason whatsoever.

SBR reserves the right at all times to disclose any information as necessary to satisfy any applicable law, regulation, legal process or governmental request, or to edit, refuse to post or to remove any information or materials, in whole or in part, in SBR’s sole discretion.

Always use caution when giving out any personally identifying information about yourself or your children in any Communication Service.  SBR does not control or endorse the content, messages or information found in any Communication Service and, therefore, SBR specifically disclaims any liability with regard to the Communication Services and any actions resulting from your participation in any Communication Service.  Managers and hosts are not authorized SBR spokespersons, and their views do not necessarily reflect those of SBR.

Materials uploaded to a Communication Service may be subject to posted limitations on usage, reproduction and/or dissemination.  You are responsible for adhering to such limitations if you upload the materials.

8. Materials Provided to the Site or Posted on Any SBR Web Page

SBR does not claim ownership of the materials you provide to SBR (including feedback and suggestions) or post, upload, input or submit to any SBR Site or our associated services (collectively, “Submissions”).  However, by posting, uploading, inputting, providing or submitting your Submission you are granting SBR, our affiliated companies and necessary sublicensees permission to use your Submission in connection with the operation of their Internet business including, without limitation, the rights to: copy, distribute, transmit, publicly display, publicly perform, reproduce, edit, translate and reformat your Submission; and to publish your name in connection with your Submission.

No compensation will be paid with respect to the use of your Submission, as provided herein.  SBR is under no obligation to post or use any Submission you may provide and may remove any Submission at any time in SBR’s sole discretion.

By posting, uploading, inputting, providing or submitting your Submission you warrant and represent that you own or otherwise control all of the rights to your Submission as described in this section, including, without limitation, all the rights necessary for you to provide, post, upload, input or submit the Submissions.

9. Third Party Accounts

You will be able to connect your SBR account to third party accounts.  By connecting your SBR account to your third party account, you acknowledge and agree that you are consenting to the continuous release of information about you to others (in accordance with your privacy settings on those third party sites).  If you do not want information about you to be shared in this manner, do not use this feature.

10. International Users

The Site is controlled, operated and administered by SBR, and our vendors, from offices within the USA.  If you access the Site from a location outside the USA, you are responsible for compliance with all local laws.  You agree that you will not use the SBR content accessed through the Site in any country or in any manner prohibited by any applicable laws, restrictions or regulations.

11. Indemnification

You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless SBR, its officers, directors, employees, agents and third parties, for any losses, costs, liabilities and expenses (including reasonable attorneys’ fees) relating to or arising out of your use of or inability to use the Site or services, any user postings made by you, your violation of any Terms of this Agreement or your violation of any rights of a third party, or your violation of any applicable laws, rules or regulations.  SBR reserves the right, at its own cost, to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter otherwise subject to indemnification by you, in which event you will fully cooperate with SBR in asserting any available defenses.

12. Liability Disclaimer

The information, software, products and services included in or available through the Site may include inaccuracies or typographical errors.  Changes are periodically added to the information herein.  Shemer Bar Review, LLC and/or its suppliers may make improvements and/or changes in the Site at any time.

Shemer Bar Review, LLC and/or its suppliers make no representations about the suitability, reliability, availability, timeliness and accuracy of the information, software, products, services and related graphics contained on the Site for any purpose. To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, all such information, software, products, services and related graphics are provided “as is” without warranty or condition of any kind.  Shemer Bar Review, LLC and/or its suppliers hereby disclaim all warranties and conditions with regard to this information, software, products, services and related graphics, including all implied warranties or conditions of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, title and non-infringement.

To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, in no event shall Shemer Bar Review, LLC and/or its suppliers be liable for any direct, indirect, punitive, incidental, special, consequential damages or any damages whatsoever, including, without limitation, damages for loss of use, data or profits, arising out of or in any way connected with the use or performance of the Site, with the delay or inability to use the Site or related services, the provision of or failure to provide services, or for any information, software, products, services and related graphics obtained through the Site, whether based on contract, tort, negligence, strict liability or otherwise, even if Shemer Bar Review, LLC or any of its suppliers has been advised of the possibility of damages.  Because some states/jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion or limitation of liability for consequential or incidental damages, the above limitation may not apply to you.  If you are dissatisfied with any portion of the Site, or with any of these Terms of Use, your sole and exclusive remedy is to discontinue using the Site.

13. Termination/Access Restriction

SBR reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to terminate your access to the Site and the related services or any portion thereof at any time, without notice.  To the maximum extent permitted by law, this agreement is governed by the laws of the State of Maryland and you hereby consent to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of courts in Maryland in all disputes arising out of or relating to the use of the Site.  Use of the Site is unauthorized in any jurisdiction that does not give effect to all provisions of these Terms, including, without limitation, this section.

You agree that no joint venture, partnership, employment or agency relationship exists between you and SBR as a result of this Agreement or use of the Site.  SBR’s performance of this Agreement is subject to existing laws and legal process, and nothing contained in this Agreement is in derogation of SBR’s right to comply with governmental, court and law enforcement requests or requirements relating to your use of the Site or information provided to or gathered by SBR with respect to such use.  If any part of this Agreement is determined to be invalid or unenforceable pursuant to applicable law, including, but not limited to, the warranty disclaimers and liability limitations set forth above, then the invalid or unenforceable provision will be deemed superseded by a valid, enforceable provision that most closely matches the intent of the original provision and the remainder of the agreement shall continue in effect.

Unless otherwise specified herein, this Agreement constitutes the entire Agreement between you and SBR with respect to the Site and it supersedes all prior or contemporaneous communications and proposals, whether electronic, oral or written, between you and SBR with respect to the Site.  A printed version of this Agreement and of any notice given in electronic form shall be admissible in judicial or administrative proceedings based upon or relating to this Agreement to the same extent and subject to the same conditions as other documents and records originally generated and maintained in printed form.  It is the express wish of the parties that this Agreement and all related documents be written in English.

14. Changes to Terms

SBR reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to change the Terms under which the Site is offered.  The most current version of the Terms will supersede all previous versions.  SBR encourages you to periodically review the Terms to stay informed of our updates.

Effective as of August 1, 2014

Privacy Policy

THE INFORMATION ABOUT YOU COLLECTED ON THIS WEB SITE IS SUBJECT TO THIS PRIVACY POLICY. BY DISCLOSING THE INFORMATION TO US, YOU AGREE TO THE TERMS OF THE POLICY. Shemer Bar Review, LLC (“SBR”) recognizes the importance of protecting the privacy of our customers and visitors to our website (the “Site”) while permitting us to conduct legitimate business by providing services and information of interest to our customers and visitors. Our privacy policy is stated below.

1. Collection and Storage of Information

SBR will collect personal information, including your name, address, phone, email address, school, graduation date, and credit card details when you enroll in an SBR course or service through the Site. When you access content on the Site, SBR may collect information about the lectures you watch online, the documents/resources you download and the like.  SBR maintains this information securely in our customer database.

2. Use of Information

This information is used to provide the service or product requested; to enable billing and shipping; to provide you with information about related products and services, based on the preferences you have indicated; to improve our Web site; for development of new products and services; and for systems administration and troubleshooting purposes. SBR will not share your basic demographic data (including name, address, phone, email, school, graduation data, course enrollment and related information) or credit card information with parties outside of SBR.

Information concerning your usage of the Site and your progress using SBR study materials may be disclosed to third parties such as educational institutions, professors, and product development partners to analyze and improve bar passage rates and for the development of new products and services.

3. Your Rights

You may review and approve the information about you collected upon registration in our customer database. Upon request, SBR will remove that information from our customer database or change/correct personal information that you state is erroneous. However, you should understand that information about you in our databases may come from a number of sources, including orders placed by you and third party mailing lists.

4. Linked Websites

Our website and email notices may contain links to other sites. Please be aware that SBR has no control over these sites and is not responsible for their privacy practices.

Effective as of August 1, 2014