This page states the "Terms and Conditions" under which you may use Teens4Hire® web site. Please read this page carefully. If you do not accept the Terms and Conditions stated here, do not use this web site and service. By using this web site, you are indicating your acceptance to be bound by the terms of these Terms and Conditions. Teens4Hire is a service provided by The Forward Group.
The Forward Group, (the "Company") may revise these Terms and Conditions at any time by updating this posting. You should visit this page periodically to review the Terms and Conditions, because they are binding on you. The terms "You" and "User" as used herein refer to all individuals and/or entities accessing this web site for any reason.
BY YOUR USE OF THIS WEB SITE AND BY REGISTERING FOR OUR SERVICE YOU REPRESENT TO US THAT YOU ARE AT LEAST FOURTEEN (14) YEARS OLD.
Teens, you and your parents should investigate any potential employer carefully. There are always risks in dealing with others, including the risk of physical harm. Since some people may act under false pretenses, you should keep your parents or someone close to you informed of your activities and never agree to meet with anyone without sharing this information with someone else.
Attention: This Site and these Terms and Conditions may be changed by The Forward Group with or without notice. Please review this link on a regular basis for changes. Continued use of this web site following any change constitutes your acceptance of the change.
When you register at teens4hire, you submit the information requested on our profile form. By submitting your profile to us, you consent to our giving the information on it to those employers that you chose.
If you are an adult teen (18-19) you will be able to choose to have your resume searchable by employers and recruiters.
When you sign up for our NOTIFY service, we will only use the information to send you notices about job opportunities in your area.
When you sign up for our MAILING list, we will only use your email address to send you information related to youth employment.
We will not share your email address or profile information with anyone except as directed by you or as required by law.
We will NOT under any circumstances share or sell the personal information you submit to us to any other third party not provided for herein.
You may cancel your registration and profile, and/or membership in any of our services at any time by contacting us.
When you become an employer client of teens4hire, you submit account information and job ads.
Job ads are accessed and viewable by anyone registered on the site. The Company is not responsible for the use of this information by any parties having access to it.
Employers are solely responsible for their postings on this site.
Non-posted account information will not be shared with anyone except as directed by you or as required by law.
In addition to acceptance of our Terms and Conditions for Use of the Teens4Hire site, employers agree to adhere to our Job Posting Terms as follows:
All job ads must be for legitimate job openings that can be filled by teens and must not require our audience to pay any fees or deposits.
All job ads must contain professional and lawful content.
The Forward Group, publisher of the Teens4Hire® site reserves the right to modify or reject any account or job ad as it deems appropriate.
All job ads are subject to review and are non-refundable including fees paid for job ads posted and subsequently rejected.
The Forward Group reserves the right to remove job ad(s) if an arrangement for the billing process has not been met within a 2 day period of posting.
All job ads posted on the Site are for read-only purposes. The reuse, redistribution, re-posting or other distribution of these job postings in any other manner is strictly prohibited.
The Company may disclose to third parties, on an anonymous basis, certain aggregate information contained in registration profile or account profiles.
Updating Account Information
Teens4Hire allows you to change or correct your personal information at any time. To do so, simply log into your profile account and you will find options for editing the information you have submitted.
Teens4Hire has an area on the site where you can submit feedback. Any feedback that is submitted through this area becomes the property of the Company. We may use this feedback, such as success stories, for marketing purposes, or to contact you for further feedback on the site.
Privacy Commitment Changes
If we decide to change our privacy commitment for Teens4Hire.org, we will post those changes on our Privacy page so that you will always know what information we gather, how we might use that information, and whether we will disclose it to anyone.
Use of Material
The Company authorizes you to view and download a single copy of the material on Teens4Hire (the "Web Site") solely for your personal, noncommercial use.
The contents of this Web Site, such as text, graphics, images, logos, button icons, software and other "Material", are protected under United States and foreign copyright, trademark and other laws. All Material is the property of the Company or its content suppliers or clients. The compilation (meaning the collection, arrangement and assembly) of all content on this Web Site is the exclusive property of the Company and protected by U.S. and international copyright laws.
Unauthorized use of the Material may violate copyright, trademark, and other laws. You must retain all copyright, trademark, service mark and other proprietary notices contained in the original Material on any copy you make of the Material. You may not sell or modify the Material or reproduce, display, publicly perform, distribute, or otherwise use the Material in any way for any public or commercial purpose.
The use of the Material on any other web site or in a networked computer environment for any purpose is prohibited.
You shall not copy or adapt the HTML code that the Company creates to generate its pages. It is also protected by the Company's copyright.
Acceptable Site Use
General Rules: Users may not use the Web Site in order to transmit, distribute, store or destroy material
(a)in violation of any applicable law or regulation,
(b)in a manner that will infringe the copyright, trademark, trade secret or other intellectual property rights of others or violate the privacy, publicity or other personal rights of others, or
(c)that is defamatory, obscene, threatening, abusive or hateful.
Web Site Security Rules.
Users are prohibited from violating or attempting to violate the security of the Web Site, including, without limitation,
(a)accessing data not intended for such user or logging into a server or account which the user is not authorized to access,
(b)attempting to probe, scan or test the vulnerability of a system or network or to breach security or authentication measures without proper authorization,
(c)attempting to interfere with service to any user, host or network, including, without limitation, via means of submitting a virus to the Web Site, overloading, "flooding", "spamming", "mailbombing" or "crashing",
(d)sending unsolicited e-mail, including promotions and/or advertising of products or services, or
(e)forging any TCP/IP packet header or any part of the header information in any e-mail or newsgroup posting. Violations of system or network security may result in civil or criminal liability. The Company will investigate occurrences that may involve such violations and may involve, and cooperate with, law enforcement authorities in prosecuting users who are involved in such violations.
Specific Prohibited Uses
Teenagers seeking employment and career information and employers seeking teenagers may use the Web Site only for lawful purposes. The Company specifically prohibits any use of the Web Site, and all users agree not to use the Web Site, for any of the following:
1)Posting any incomplete, false or inaccurate biographical information or information which is not your own accurate profile/resume.
2)Deleting or revising any material posted by any other person or entity.
3)Using any device, software or routine to interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of this Web Site or any activity being conducted on this site.
4)Taking any action that imposes an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on this Web Site's infrastructure.
5)If you have a password allowing access to a non-public area of this Web Site, disclosing to or sharing your password with any third parties or using your password for any unauthorized purpose.
6)Notwithstanding anything to the contrary contained herein, using or attempting to use any engine, software, tool, agent or other device or mechanism (including without limitation browsers, spiders, robots, avatars or intelligent agents) to navigate or search this Web Site other than the search engine and search agents available from the Company on this Web Site and other than generally available third party web browsers (e.g., Netscape Navigator, Microsoft Explorer).
7)Attempting to decipher, decompile, disassemble or reverse engineer any of the software comprising or in any way making up a part of the Web Site.
8)Aggregating, copying or duplicating in any manner any of the materials or information available from the Web Site.
9)Framing of or linking to any of the materials or information available from the Web Site.
As a user, you are responsible for your own communications and are responsible for the consequences of their posting. You must not, and by using this Web Site you agree not to, do the following things:
(a)post material that is copyrighted, unless you are the copyright owner or have the permission of the copyright owner to post it;
(b)post material that reveals trade secrets, unless you own them or have the permission of the owner;
(c)post material that infringes on any other intellectual property rights of others or on the privacy or publicity rights of others;
(d)post material that is obscene, defamatory, threatening, harassing, abusive, hateful, or embarrassing to another user or any other person or entity;
(e)post a sexually-explicit image or statement;
(f)post advertisements or solicitations of business,
(g)post chain letters or pyramid schemes; impersonate another person; or post material that contains viruses, Trojan horses, worms, time bombs, cancelbots or other computer programming routines or engines that are intended to damage, detrimentally interfere with, surreptitiously intercept or expropriate any system, data or information.
The Company does not represent or guarantee the truthfulness, accuracy, or reliability of communications posted by users or endorse any opinions expressed by users. You acknowledge that any reliance on material posted by other users will be at your own risk.
The Company acts as a passive conduit for the online distribution and publication of user-submitted information and has no obligation to screen communications or information in advance and is not responsible for screening or monitoring material posted by users.
If notified by a user of communications which allegedly do not conform to these Terms and Conditions, the Company may investigate the allegation and determine in good faith and its sole discretion whether to remove or request the removal of the communication. The Company has no liability or responsibility to users for performance or nonperformance of such activities.
The Company reserves the right to expel users and prevent their further access to the Web Site for violating the Terms and Conditions or the law and the right to remove communications which are abusive, illegal, or disruptive. The Company may take any action with respect to user-submitted information that it deems necessary or appropriate in its sole discretion if it believes it may create liability for the Company or may cause the Company to lose (in whole or in part) the services of its ISPs or other suppliers.
Registration and Password
You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your registration, profile and password. You shall be responsible for all uses of your registration profile, whether or not authorized by you. You agree to immediately notify the Company of any unauthorized use of your registration, profile or password.
Identification Of Agent To Receive Notification And Elements Of Notification Of Claimed Copyright Infringement
If you believe that your copyrighted work has been uploaded, posted or copied to this Web Site and is accessible on this Web Site in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please notify us by providing us with the following information:
1.The physical or electronic signature of either the copyright owner or of a person authorized to act on the owner's behalf;
2.A description of the copyrighted work you claim has been infringed, and a description of the activity that you claim to be infringing;
3.Identification of the URL or other specific location on this web site where the material or activity you claim to be infringing is located or is occurring; you must include enough information to allow us to locate the material or the activity;
4.Your name, address, telephone number and, if you have one, your e-mail address;
5.A statement by you that you have a good faith belief that use on the web site of the copyrighted work in the manner you are complaining of is not authorized by the copyright owner, any agent of the copyright owner, or the law; and
6.A statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the information you have provided in your notice is accurate and that you are either the copyright owner or are authorized to act on behalf of the copyright owner.
Policy Regarding Termination Of Users And Account Holders Who Repeatedly Infringe The Copyright Or Other Intellectual Property Rights Of Others
The Forward Group respects the intellectual property of others, and we ask our users, and content partners to do the same. The unauthorized reproduction, copying, distribution, modification, public display or public performance of copyrighted works constitutes infringement of the copyright owners' rights. As a condition to your use of this Web Site, you agree not to use the Web Site to infringe the intellectual property rights of others in any way. We will terminate the accounts and block access to our Web Site of any users, who are repeat infringers of the copyrights, or other intellectual property rights, of others. We reserve the right to take these actions at any time, in our sole discretion, with or without notice, and without any liability to the user who is terminated or whose access is blocked.
The Company's Liability
Teens4Hire is only a venue. This Web Site acts as a venue for employers to post job opportunities for teenagers and teenagers to post profiles and does not screen or censor the listings offered. The Company is not involved in the actual transaction between employers and teenage candidates. As a result, the Company has no control over the quality, safety or legality of the jobs or profiles posted, the truth or accuracy of the listings, the ability of employers to offer job opportunities to teenagers or the ability of teenagers to fill job openings. In addition, note that there are risks, including but not limited to the risk of physical harm, of dealing with strangers, foreign nationals, underage persons or people acting under false pretenses. You assume all risks associated with dealing with other users with whom you come in contact through the Web Site.
Because user authentication on the Internet is difficult, Teens4Hire cannot and does not confirm that each user is who they claim to be. Because we do not and cannot be involved in user-to-user dealings or control the behavior of participants on Teens4Hire, in the event that you have a dispute with one or more users, you release the Company (and our agents and employees) from claims, demands and damages (actual and consequential, direct and indirect) of every kind and nature, known and unknown, suspected and unsuspected, disclosed and undisclosed, arising out of or in any way connected with such disputes. If you are a California resident, you waive California Civil Code ?1542, which says: "A general release does not extend to claims which the creditor does not know or suspect to exist in his favor at the time of executing the release, which if known by him must have materially affected his settlement with the debtor."
We are under no legal obligation to, and do not control the information provided by other users, which is made available through the Web Site. By its very nature, other people's information may be offensive, harmful or inaccurate, and in some cases will be mislabeled or deceptively labeled. We expect that you will use caution and common sense when using this Web Site.
The Material may contain inaccuracies or typographical errors. The Company makes no representations about the accuracy, reliability, completeness, or timeliness of the Web Site or the Material. The use of the Web Site and the Material is at your own risk. Changes are periodically made to the Web Site and may be made at any time.
You acknowledge and agree that you are solely responsible for the form, content and accuracy of any profile or material contained therein placed by you on the Web Site.
The Company is not to be considered to be an employer with respect to your use of the Web Site and the Company shall not be responsible for any employment decisions, for whatever reason made, made by any entity posting jobs on the Web Site.
THE COMPANY DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE WEB SITE WILL OPERATE ERROR-FREE OR THAT THE WEB SITE AND ITS SERVER ARE FREE OF COMPUTER VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL MECHANISMS. IF YOUR USE OF THE WEB SITE OR THE MATERIAL RESULTS IN THE NEED FOR SERVICING OR REPLACING EQUIPMENT OR DATA, THE COMPANY IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR THOSE COSTS.
THE WEB SITE AND MATERIAL ARE PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" BASIS WITHOUT ANY WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND. THE COMPANY, TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING THE WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. THE COMPANY MAKES NO WARRANTIES ABOUT THE ACCURACY, RELIABILITY, COMPLETENESS, OR TIMELINESS OF THE MATERIAL, SERVICES, SOFTWARE, TEXT, GRAPHICS, AND LINKS.
Disclaimer of Consequential Damages
IN NO EVENT SHALL THE COMPANY, ITS SUPPLIERS, OR ANY THIRD PARTIES MENTIONED ON THE WEB SITE BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, INCIDENTAL AND CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, LOST PROFITS, OR DAMAGES RESULTING FROM LOST DATA OR BUSINESS INTERRUPTION) RESULTING FROM THE USE OR INABILITY TO USE THE WEB SITE AND THE MATERIAL, WHETHER BASED ON WARRANTY, CONTRACT, TORT, OR ANY OTHER LEGAL THEORY, AND WHETHER OR NOT THE COMPANY IS ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.
Links to Other Sites
The Web Site contains links to third party web sites. These links are provided solely as a convenience to you and not as an endorsement by the Company of the contents on such third party Web sites. The Company is not responsible for the content of linked third-party sites and does not make any representations regarding the content or accuracy of materials on such third party Web sites. If you decide to access linked third party Web sites, you do so at your own risk.
No Resale or Unauthorized Commercial Use
The Company reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to pursue all of its legal remedies, including but not limited to deletion of your postings from this Web Site and immediate termination of your registration and ability to access the Web Site and/or any other service provided to you by the Company, upon any breach by you of these Terms and Conditions or if the Company is unable to verify or authenticate any information you submit to the Web Site registration.
To keep your membership in force, please login at least once every six months. Member accounts that have been inactive for more than 6 months may be automatically deleted. At this point, you will need to register again.
You agree to defend, indemnify, and hold harmless the Company, its officers, directors, employees and agents, from and against any claims, actions or demands, including without limitation reasonable legal and accounting fees, alleging or resulting from your use of the Material or your breach of the terms of these Terms and Conditions. The Company shall provide notice to you promptly of any such claim, suit, or proceeding and shall assist you, at your expense, in defending any such claim, suit or proceeding.
Copyrights and Trademarks
The Forward Group is the owner of all of the content on the Teens4Hire site(s), unless otherwise noted. The information contained or presented on the Teens4Hire site is copyrighted as a collective work. Use of this information is restricted by this Terms and Conditions of Use of this site and the appropriate agreement between The Forward Group and the user of this site.
Any unauthorized reproduction by any means including, without limitation, mechanical or electronic, without the express written permission of The Forward Group is strictly prohibited.
The Teens4Hire software is the copyrighted property of The Forward Group.
No part of the Teens4Hire™ software may be reproduced, stored in a retrieval system, transmitted in any form or by any means including, without limitation, electronic, mechanical, photocopy or the recording thereof without the written permission of The Forward Group.
Teens4Hire is the registered trademark of The Forward Group.
The information contained on this web site is subject to change without notice.
Thank you for using Teens4Hire.
We hope to provide a meaningful community service for our nation's teenagers.
If you have any questions regarding the Terms and Conditions for this web site, please contact us.