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SFRC Terms of Use

Last Updated : 15 Sep 2020 Effective Date : 14 Oct 2020

The Sport and Fitness Resource Center (“SFRC”) is the sponsor of the digital properties, PTAGlobal.com and Ptonthenet.com (the “Websites”). SFRC provides its services to you subject to these Terms and Conditions of Use (Terms and Conditions) and constitute our Service Agreement. If you visit or shop at the Websites, you accept these Terms and Conditions.

PLEASE READ THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THE WEBSITES. THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE GOVERN YOUR ACCESS TO AND USE OF THE WEBSITES. THE WEBSITES ARE AVAILABLE FOR YOUR PERSONAL USE ONLY ON THE CONDITION THAT YOU AGREE TO THE TERMS OF USE SET FORTH BELOW. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO ALL OF THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS, DO NOT ACCESS OR USE THE WEBSITES. BY ACCESSING OR USING THE WEBSITES, YOU AND THE ENTITY YOU ARE AUTHORIZED TO REPRESENT, IF ANY, SIGNIFY YOUR AGREEMENT TO BE BOUND BY THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS.

If you do not agree to be bound by these Terms and Conditions, please do not use or access the Websites.  SFRC reserves the right to refuse or cancel your account.  We also reserve the right to cancel your membership should you violate any provision of these Terms and Conditions, or any other posted policy on the Websites. The contents of this Websites, including the text, graphics, images, and information obtained from SFRC’s third-party content providers, sponsors, suppliers, and licensors (collectively "Providers"), and any other materials are to be used for informational purposes only.

NOT MEDICAL ADVICE

The information presented on the Websites is in no way intended as medical advice or as a substitute for medical treatment. It is recommended that this information should only be used in conjunction with the guidance and care of your physician. Consult your physician before beginning any diet, nutrition, or fitness plan. Your physician should allow for proper follow-up visits and individualize your diet, nutrition, or fitness plan as appropriate. Nothing stated or presented on the Websites is intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified healthcare provider if you have any questions regarding a medical condition, your diet, nutritional supplements, an exercise regimen, or any other matter related to your health and well-being.

PARENTAL OR GUARDIAN PERMISSION

You must be 18 years or older to purchase any product or service offered on or through the Websites or register as a member, or do so with your parents’ or guardians’ permission.

PRIVACY

Please review our Privacy Policy, which is incorporated into and subject to this Terms and Conditions, to understand our privacy practices.

COMMUNICATIONS

When you visit the Websites or send emails to us, you are communicating with us electronically. You consent to receive communications (including legal notices) from us electronically. We will communicate with you by email or by posting notices on the Websites. You agree that all agreements, notices, disclosures and other communications that we provide to you electronically satisfy any legal requirement that such communications be in writing. SFRC may also deliver communications to you electronically. In addition, SFRC may deliver communications (including legal notices) to you at the street address provided in your SFRC membership account.

LICENSE AND SITE ACCESS

SFRC grants you a limited license to access and make personal use of the Websites and you may not download (other than page caching or downloadable forms) or modify it, or any portion of it, without the express written consent of SFRC. This license does not include any resale or commercial use of the Websites or its contents; any collection and use of any product listings, descriptions, or prices; any derivative use of the Websites or its contents; or any use of data mining, robots, or similar data gathering and extraction tools. The Websites or any portion thereof may not be reproduced, duplicated, copied, sold, resold, or otherwise exploited for any commercial purpose without express written consent of SFRC. You may not frame or utilize any framing techniques to enclose any trademark, logo, or other proprietary information (including images, text, page layout, or form) of PTAGlobal or PTonthenet without our expressed written consent. You may not use any metatags or any other hidden text utilizing PTonthenet or PTAGlobal’s name or trademarks without the express written consent of SFRC. Any unauthorized use terminates the permission or license granted by SFRC. You are granted a limited, revocable, and nonexclusive right to create a hyperlink to the homepages of the Websites so long as the link does not portray SFRC, its affiliates, or their products or services in a false, misleading, derogatory, or otherwise offensive manner. You may not use any PTonthenet, PTAGlobal logos or other proprietary graphic or trademark as part of the link without express written permission.

YOUR MEMBERSHIP ACCOUNT

If you register and open a membership account with us, 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. We reserve the right to refuse service, terminate accounts, remove or edit content, or cancel orders in their sole discretion. Memberships are non-transferable. You agree to:

  • maintain all equipment necessary for your access to and use of the Websites;
  • maintain the security of your user identification, password, Personal Information (as defined in our Privacy Policy), and any other confidential information relating to your PTonthenet, and PTAGlobal account;
  • (c) take responsibility for all charges resulting from use of your account, including unauthorized use prior to your notifying SFRC of such unauthorized use and taking the legal steps to prevent its further occurrence by contacting us to change your password; and
  • (d) update your personally identifiable Information (as defined in our Privacy Policy), including email address, as appropriate.

 

REFUND POLICY

1. Memberships

  • Monthly Memberships - Please submit cancellation requests by going to the “my account" section of the site and select “cancel my account”. All cancellation requests must be submitted 24 hours prior to your next billing cycle. We will cease any future charges on your credit card. You will receive cancellation confirmation by email, if you do not receive this please contact us directly to ensure your account has been cancelled. We will not issue a full or partial refund.
  • Annual Memberships - All annual memberships are non-refundable.

Courses and Products

All courses and products are non-refundable.

Box Office Events

Cancellation policies vary by event organizers. You may request a cancellation of a registration for an event up to 14 days prior to attendance by emailing PTontheNET. Refund amounts are issued at the discretion of the event organizer. No refund is possible within 14 days of the event.

PTA Global Product Returns

Online Courses

Refunds will be granted if the request is made within 30 days AND less than 10% of the online content has been accessed. A full refund will be given less any bank charges. If the request is made beyond 30 days of purchase OR over 10% of the content has been accessed, there are no refunds.

Live Events

A full refund less any bank charges will be granted if requested more than 48 hours before the live event.

CONTACTING PTonthenet, or PTAGlobal.

You may contact us by email to:

  • PTonthenet- info@ptonthenet.com
  • PTAGlobal- info@ptaglobal.com
  • Provide your first and last name and username; we will not open your email if it contains an attachment); by mail to:
    SFRC, LLC
    32107 Lindero Canyon Road, Ste 233
    Westlake Village, CA 91361 USA
  • Provide your first and last name, username, and email address or by phone at 877.436.8348.

DISCLAIMERS AND LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

Users of the Websites (individually and collectively, "User") expressly agree that use of the Websites is at User's sole risk. Neither SFRC, nor its employees or Providers, warrant that the Websites will be uninterrupted or error-free; nor do they warrant or make any representation regarding the use of the information provided on the Websites or the results that may be obtained from the use of the information provided on the Websites, or as to the accuracy, reliability, or currency of any information, content, service, or merchandise provided through the Websites. SFRC does not endorse, recommend, or sponsor and is not affiliated with any individuals or entities listed or linked to on the Websites unless that fact is expressly stated. The listing of any individual or entity does not constitute a medical referral of any kind. Users are advised to exercise their own further informed review, judgment, and evaluation in the selection of any and all medical professionals and health information.

THE WEBSITES ARE PROVIDED BY SFRC ON AN "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS. SFRC MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AS TO THE OPERATION OF THE WEBSITES OR THE INFORMATION, CONTENT, MATERIALS, PRODUCTS OR INDIVIDUALS INCLUDED OR LISTED ON THE WEBSITES. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE BY APPLICABLE LAW, SFRC DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL SFRC OR PROVIDERS BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANY THIRD-PARTY FOR ANY INDIRECT, CONSEQUENTIAL, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, LOST PROFITS AND BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, WHETHER IN CONTRACT OR IN TORT, INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE, ARISING IN ANY WAY FROM ANY PRODUCT OR SERVICE SOLD OR PROVIDED ON THE WEBSITES OR THE USE OF THE INFORMATION OR THE RESULTS OF THE USE OF THE INFORMATION PROVIDED ON THE WEBSITES, EVEN IF SFRC IS EXPRESSLY ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. IN NO EVENT SHALL SFRC's LIABILITY EXCEED THE PRICE YOU PAID FOR A PRODUCT OR SERVICE THAT IS THE SUBJECT OF THE CLAIM. NO ORAL ADVICE OR WRITTEN INFORMATION GIVEN BY SFRC, PROVIDERS OR THE LIKE, SHALL CREATE A WARRANTY; NOR SHALL USER RELY ON ANY SUCH INFORMATION OR ADVICE.

Under no circumstances shall SFRC or any other party involved in creating, producing, or distributing the Websites be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, or consequential damages that result from the use of or inability to use the Websites, including but not limited to the results from mistakes, omissions, interruptions, deletion of files or email, errors, defects, viruses, delays in operation or transmission, or any failure of performance, whether or not resulting from acts of God, communications failure, theft, destruction, or unauthorized access to the Website's records, programs, or services. User acknowledges that this paragraph shall apply to all content, merchandise, and services available through the Websites. In those states that do not allow the exclusion or limitation of liability for consequential or incidental damages, liability is limited to the fullest extent permitted by law.

THIRD-PARTY CONTENT

The Websites contain information, data, software, photographs, graphs, videos, typefaces, graphics, audio and other material (collectively "Content"). Regarding the Content supplied by Users or parties other than SFRC, SFRC is a distributor and not a publisher. SFRC has no more editorial control over such third-party or User Content than does a public library or newsstand. Any opinions, advice, statements, services, offers, or other information that constitutes part of Content expressed or made available by third parties and not by SFRC are those of the respective authors or distributors and not of SFRC. Neither SFRC nor any third party, including any Provider, or any User of the Websites, guarantees the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any Content, nor its merchantability or fitness for any particular purpose. In many instances, the Content available through the Websites represents the opinions and judgments of the respective Provider or User not under contract with www.ptonthenet.com or www.ptaglobal.com. SFRC neither endorses nor is responsible for the accuracy or reliability of any opinion, advice, or statement made on the Websites by anyone other than authorized SFRC employees. Under no circumstances shall SFRC be liable for any loss, damage or harm caused by a User's reliance on information obtained through the Websites. It is the responsibility of a User to evaluate the information, opinion, advice or other Content available through the Websites.

ONLINE CONDUCT

User agrees to use the Websites only for lawful purposes. User is prohibited from posting on or transmitting through the Websites any unlawful, harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, sexually explicit, profane, hateful, racially, ethnically, or otherwise objectionable material of any kind, including but not limited to any material that encourages conduct that would constitute a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability, or otherwise violate any applicable local, state, national, or international law or regulation. If SFRC is notified of allegedly infringing, defamatory, damaging, illegal, or offensive content provided by User, SFRC may investigate the allegation and determine in its sole discretion whether to remove or request the removal of such content from the Websites. SFRC may disclose any content or electronic communication of any kind:

  • to satisfy any law, regulation, or government request;
  • if such disclosure is necessary or appropriate to operate the Websites; or
  • to protect the rights or property of SFRC, its Users or Providers.

SFRC reserves the right to prohibit conduct, communication, or content that it deems in its sole discretion to be harmful to individual Users, the Websites, or any rights of SFRC or any third party, or to violate any applicable law. Notwithstanding the foregoing, neither SFRC nor its Providers can ensure prompt removal of questionable content after online posting. Accordingly, neither SFRC, nor Providers shall assume liability for any action or inaction with respect to conduct, communication, or content on the Websites.

LINKS TO OTHER SITES

The Websites may reference or link to third-party sites throughout the Internet. SFRC has no control over these third-party sites or the content within them. SFRC cannot and does not guarantee, represent or warrant that the content contained in these third-party sites is accurate, legal, or inoffensive. SFRC does not endorse the content of any third-party site, nor do we warrant that they will not contain viruses or otherwise impact your computer. SFRC does not assume any responsibility or liability for the actions, product, services, and content of all these and any other third parties. If you choose to link to or use a third-party website, you should carefully review such third party's privacy statement and other terms and conditions of use. By using the Websites to search for or link to another third-party site, you agree and understand that you may not make any claim against PTonthenet, or PTAGlobal for any damages or losses, whatsoever, resulting from your use of the Websites to obtain search results or to link to another site.

COPYRIGHTS

Copyright © PTA Global and PTontheNet LLC. 2020. All materials and contents contained in the Websites (including but not limited to the text, graphics, logos, button icons, images, audio clips, digital downloads, data compilations and software), and the Websites themselves, are copyrighted materials belonging exclusively to SFRC or its content suppliers and are protected by United States and international copyright law. We enforce our copyright interests to the fullest extent permitted under the law, and shall seek civil and criminal remedies where appropriate, including the remedies provided for under sections 501 et seq. of Title 17 of the U.S. Code. All rights are reserved.

COPYRIGHT INFRINGEMENT

If you have evidence, know, or have a good faith belief that content residing on or accessible through our Websites infringes a copyright which you own or for which you are a designated agent, please send a notice of infringement by email or regular mail to SFRC’s designated Copyright Agent to receive notifications of claimed infringement by one of the following means:

SFRC, LLC
32107 Lindero Canyon Road, Suite 233,
Westlake Village, CA 91361 USA
Attn: Copyright Agent
Emails: info@ptonthenet.com or info@ptaglobal.com

In any such notice, please include sufficient information to address the items specified below:

  • Identify the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed. If multiple copyrighted works are covered by a single notification, provide a representative list of such works.
  • Identify the material that is claimed to be infringing or to be the subject of infringing activity. Include information reasonably sufficient to permit Invisible Narratives to locate the material. Please provide a URL and screenshots for each item. Include the specific asset(s) or page(s) that you claim to be infringing. Say “entire work” ONLY if all assets/pages in a collection/document are infringing.
  • Include details of your claim to the material, or your relationship to the material’s copyright holder.
  • Provide your full name, address, and telephone number should we need to clarify your claim.
  • Provide a working email address where we can contact you to confirm your claim.
  • If true, include the following statement: “I have a good faith belief that use of the copyrighted materials described above as the allegedly infringing web pages is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law.”
  • If true, include the following statement: “I swear, under penalty of perjury, that the information in the notification is accurate and that I am the copyright owner or am authorized to act on behalf of the copyright owner to make this complaint.”
  • Sign the document, physically or electronically.

TRADEMARKS

PTonthenet, Ptonthenet.com, PTAGlobal, PTAGlobal.com and the related logos and other marks indicated on our Websites are the exclusive property and trademarks of SFRC, LLC. SFRC reserves all rights, including all rights applicable under the U.S. and international trademark laws, including, without limitation Section 1125 of Title 15 of the U.S. Code (Lanham Act Sec. 43). All other trademarks not owned by SFRC that appear on this Websites are the property of their respective owners, who may or may not be affiliated with, connected to, or sponsored by SFRC.

INDEMNITY

You agree to defend, indemnify, and hold SFRC and Providers harmless from and against any claims, actions or demands, liabilities and settlements including without limitation, reasonable legal and accounting fees, resulting from, or alleged to result from, your violation of these Terms and Conditions.

APPLICABLE LAW

The Websites are created and controlled by SFRC in the State of California. As such, the laws of the State of California will govern these Terms and Conditions, without giving effect to any principles of conflicts of laws. We reserve the right to make changes to its Websites and these Terms and Conditions at any time. User hereby irrevocably and unconditionally consents to submit to the jurisdiction to state or federal courts of the State of California for any litigation arising out of or relating to use of or purchase made through the Websites (and agrees not to commence any litigation relating thereto except in such courts), waives any objection to the laying of venue of any such litigation in the California courts and agrees not to plead or claim in any California court that such litigation brought therein has been brought in an inconvenient forum.

MISCELLANEOUS TERMS

In any action against us arising from the use of this Websites, the prevailing party shall be entitled to recover all legal expenses incurred in connection with the action, including but not limited to its costs, both taxable and non-taxable, and reasonable attorney's fees. SFRC reserves the right to make changes to the Websites, these policies, and these Terms and Conditions at any time, effective immediately upon the posting on the Websites. Please check these Terms and Conditions periodically. In addition, these Terms and Conditions may be modified only by our posting of changes to these Terms and Conditions on the Websites, or by signed, written agreement of both parties. Each time you access the Websites, you will be deemed to have accepted any such changes. If any of these terms and conditions shall be deemed invalid, void, or for any reason unenforceable, that term or condition shall be deemed severable and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining terms and conditions.

These Terms and Conditions are the entire agreement between you and us relating to the subject matter herein. We may assign our rights and obligations under these Terms and Conditions. These Terms and Conditions will inure to the benefit of our successors, assigns, and licensees. The failure of either party to insist upon or enforce the strict performance of the other party with respect to any provision of these Terms and Conditions, or to exercise any right under the Terms and Conditions, will not be construed as a waiver or relinquishment to any extent of such party's right to assert or rely upon any such provision or right in that or any other instance; rather, the same will be and remain in full force and effect.

UNSOLICITED IDEA SUBMISSION POLICY

SFRC and/or any of its employees, do not accept or consider unsolicited ideas, including ideas for new advertising campaigns, new promotions, new or improved products or technologies, product enhancements, processes, materials, marketing plans or new product names. Please do not send any original creative artwork, suggestions, or other works. The sole purpose of this policy is to avoid potential misunderstandings or disputes when SFRC products or marketing strategies might seem similar to ideas submitted to ptaglobal.com, or ptonethenet.com. So, please do not send your unsolicited ideas to SFRC. If, despite our request that you not send us your ideas, you still send them, then regardless of what your letter, fax, or e-mail says, the following terms shall apply to your idea submission. Terms of Idea Submission You agree that: (1) your ideas will automatically become the property of SFRC, without compensation to you, and (2) SFRC can use the ideas for any purpose and in any way, even give them to others.

PRODUCT AND/OR SERVICE FEEDBACK

SFRC does, however, welcome your feedback regarding many areas of SFRC’s existing business. If you want to send us your feedback, and we hope you do, we simply request that you send us an email to info@ptonthenet.com or info@ptaglobal.com. Please provide only specific feedback on SFRC’s existing products or marketing strategies; do not include any ideas that SFRC’s policy will not permit it to accept or consider.

FEEDBACK AND INFORMATION

Any feedback you provide at this site shall be deemed to be non-confidential. SFRC shall be free to use such information on an unrestricted basis.

Questions about this Policy

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy or other privacy questions about us, please email us at:

or write to us at: 

SFRC, LLC
32107 Lindero Canyon Road, Suite 233,
Westlake Village, CA 91361 USA

Our Policy Changes

We recently updated our Terms & Conditions and Use and Privacy Policy, both of which will take effect on 14 Oct 2020. Click on the links to view the updated policies.