Terms and Conditions
Welcome to Lesson Trader!
These terms and conditions outline the rules and regulations for the use of the online marketplace on Lesson Trader Inc.'s Website, located at LessonTrader.com. The lessontrader.com marketplace is an open platform for educators to search, buy and sell their original content for use in any educational setting. Users will upload original content which may be modified and or discontinued by lessontrader.com. Lesson Trader does not own or sell any content themselves.
Users include any individual who has registered for an account as well as visitors who use lessontrader.com that have not registered for an account.
By accessing this website, we assume you accept these terms and conditions. Do not continue to use Lesson Trader if you do not agree to all of the terms and conditions stated on this page. Our Terms and Conditions were created with the help of the Terms And Conditions Generator and the Free Terms & Conditions Generator.
The following terminology applies to these Terms and Conditions, Privacy Statement and Disclaimer Notice and all Agreements: "Client", "You" and "Your" refers to you, the person log on this website and compliant to the Company’s terms and conditions. "The Company", "Ourselves", "We", "Our" and "Us", refers to our Company. "Party", "Parties", or "Us", refers to both the Client and ourselves. All terms refer to the offer, acceptance and consideration of payment necessary to undertake the process of our assistance to the Client in the most appropriate manner for the express purpose of meeting the Client’s needs in respect of provision of the Company’s stated services, in accordance with and subject to, prevailing law of Netherlands. Any use of the above terminology or other words in the singular, plural, capitalization and/or he/she or they, are taken as interchangeable and therefore as referring to same.
Who is Eligible?
To use many aspects of our Services, you’ll be asked to sign up and become a member. Only individuals who are 18 years of age or older are eligible to become members. By registering for an Account or using our Services, you represent and warrant that you are at least 18 years old.
When creating a member account, all information needs to true and accurate. There will be no false or fake information or you impersonating another individual.
In the event that you violate any of the terms and lessontrader.com decides to cancel your membership, you will be ineligible for future memberships.
Creating an Account.
Upon sign up, you will be asked to create a username and password. It is your responsibility to keep this information safe and you will be the only one authorized to use the account. The user holds full responsibility for any and all activity that happens under your account. By creating an account, it does not create an agency, employment or partnership between LessonTrader.com and the member.
Buyers. You can browse and use LessonTrader.com for free. You do not have to create a membership in order to browse and purchase anything from the website.
Sellers. As a registered member, you can sell resources on our marketplace. Sellers can upload "original content" to be purchased by buyers. Seller membership can be changed at anytime.
Users are responsible for paying any amounts due, including any applicable taxes, when you make purchases on lessontrader.com. When you purchase a product, you will be charged (in U.S. Dollars) the list price for each item as well as applicable state and local sales taxes, and any fees associated with your order. By placing an order, you represent and warrant that the billing information you’ve provided is accurate.
*Buyer transaction fee covers transaction fee, PayPal fee and taxes.
"Buyer Fees" include
- If seller is free member, (1) 15% of sale price of product (2) $.30 charged per product sold.
- If seller is Premium member, (1) 15% of sale price of product (2) $.30 charged per product sold.
"Free Seller Fees" include (1) 25% of sale price of product.
"Premium Seller Fees" include (1) membership yearly subscription of $19.99/year
We may, in our discretion, make changes to the Memberships we offer, the privileges and features available to each Membership, as well as the Fees and Marketplace Payout Rates associated with each Membership at any time.
In advance of any Fee increase or change in Marketplace Payout Rates, we’ll notify all affected Users at the email address associated with the account in accordance with these Terms. Changes in Marketplace Payout Rates will be applied to all affected Sellers as of the stated effective date of the change, irrespective of any individual Seller’s Membership Fee renewal date. Any increase in Membership Fees will be applied only to renewals taking place after the change goes into effect.
Sellers are responsible for any other fees or costs they may incur and for paying any applicable income, sales, or other taxes they may be subject to as a result of using our Services.
Lesson Trader Inc. does not own any products/materials/resources. Members maintain their own intellectual property to any resource they post on LessonTrdaer.com. When you upload any content onto LessonTrader.com, you grant Lesson Trader Inc. limited rights to store, use and display on LessonTrader.com, make your content available for purchase, promote your content though email/other search engines/other website/other forms of social media. Members sell licenses to buyers to utilize their products/materials/resources. These licenses are assigned to a single specific individual user for lifetime use. These licenses are non transferable. You may access this from Lesson Trader for your own personal use subjected to restrictions set in these terms and conditions.
You must not:
- Republish material from Lesson Trader
- Sell, rent or sub-license material from Lesson Trader
- Reproduce, duplicate or copy material from Lesson Trader
- Redistribute content from Lesson Trader
This Agreement shall begin on the date hereof.
Parts of this website offer an opportunity for users to post and exchange opinions and information in certain areas of the website. Lesson Trader Inc. does not filter, edit, publish or review Comments prior to their presence on the website. Comments do not reflect the views and opinions of Lesson Trader Inc.,its agents and/or affiliates. Comments reflect the views and opinions of the person who post their views and opinions. To the extent permitted by applicable laws, Lesson Trader Inc. shall not be liable for the Comments or for any liability, damages or expenses caused and/or suffered as a result of any use of and/or posting of and/or appearance of the Comments on this website.
Lesson Trader Inc. reserves the right to monitor all Comments and to remove any Comments which can be considered inappropriate, offensive or causes breach of these Terms and Conditions.
You warrant and represent that:
- You are entitled to post the Comments on our website and have all necessary licenses and consents to do so;
- The Comments do not invade any intellectual property right, including without limitation copyright, patent or trademark of any third party;
- The Comments do not contain any defamatory, libelous, offensive, indecent or otherwise unlawful material which is an invasion of privacy
- The Comments will not be used to solicit or promote business or custom or present commercial activities or unlawful activity.
You hereby grant Lesson Trader Inc. a non-exclusive license to use, reproduce, edit and authorize others to use, reproduce and edit any of your Comments in any and all forms, formats or media.
Hyperlinking to our Content
Approved organizations may hyperlink to our Website as follows:
- By use of our corporate name; or
- By use of the uniform resource locator being linked to; or
- By use of any other description of our Website being linked to that makes sense within the context and format of content on the linking party’s site.
No use of Lesson Trader Inc.'s logo or other artwork will be allowed for linking absent a trademark license agreement.
Without prior approval and written permission, you may not create frames around our Webpages that alter in any way the visual presentation or appearance of our Website.
Copyright Policy and Procedures
Lesson Trader respects the intellectual property rights of others, and we make sure that our users do the same. Please read and become familiar with our Copyright policy outlined below.
LessonTrdaer.com does not upload, create and/or use any of its own material. All resources and products are uploaded by Lessontrader.com members. Individual members are fully responsible for anything they upload onto LessonTrader.com. Members agree that all uploaded material is their own intellectual property free of any copyrighted/trademarked information.
LessonTrader.com does not claim any ownership over a members intellectual property. LessonTrader.com does reserve the limited right to store/use/display/advertise through search engines/email/allow access to buyers members uploaded intellectual property. When a buyer purchases your resources, they reserve the right to use your materials as being licensed by you the seller.
Upon receiving any complaints from a copyright or trademark, we reserve the right to remove the content from lessontrader.com. If a member is found to break our policy on multiple occasions, their accounts will be closed for future business.
Lesson Trader does not offer any legal advice and we are not liable for any damages resulting from copyright infringement.
Definitions concerning Copyright and Trademarks
- Intellectual Property a work or invention that is the result of creativity, such as a manuscript or a design, to which one has rights and for which one may apply for a patent, copyright, trademark, etc.
- Copyrightthe exclusive legal right, given to an originator or an assignee to print, publish, perform, film, or record literary, artistic, or musical material, and to authorize others to do the same.
- Copyright Infringement occurs when a copyrighted work is reproduced, distributed, performed, publicly displayed, or made into a derivative work without the permission of the copyright owner.
- Trademarka type of intellectual property consisting of a recognizable sign, design, or expression which identifies products or services of a particular source from those of others, although trademarks used to identify services are usually called service marks.
What to do if you think there is a case of Copyright Infringement?
If you feel that any of your work found on lessontrader.com has infringed on any copyright or trademark, please contact us as soon as possible. You can contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. We will respond and take action as soon as possible.
Please include in your email,
What material/resources have been infringed upon. How your intellectual property has been infringed upon. Link to the product on our website that has infringed upon your copyright/trademark. Your contact information (Name/address/phone/email)
Right to Defend
If you’ve received a Notice of Copyright Infringement from lessontrader.com, you can email back your defense.
Please include with your email,
What material/resources you have been accused on Copyright/Trademark infringement. Link to the product on our website that has infringed upon your copyright/trademark. Your defense as why you think this may not be copyright infringement. Your contact information (Name/address/phone/email)
After You Submit Your Defense-Notice
Lessontrader.com will reach out to the person who is claiming infringement. If they are not satisfied the content will be removed from our marketplace.
You waive your right to take any legal action against LessonTrader.com based on their final decision to remove any content.
Additional Information can be seen from the following sites with Copyright information
We shall not be hold responsible for any content that appears on your Website. You agree to protect and defend us against all claims that is rising on your Website. No link(s) should appear on any Website that may be interpreted as libelous, obscene or criminal, or which infringes, otherwise violates, or advocates the infringement or other violation of, any third party rights. In the event of a lawsuit, users will be responsible for any legal fees or any other fees associated with the lawsuit. Lesson Trader Inc. is not responsible for any costs and or fees associated with a lawsuit. Any copyright infringement lawsuit and the act of a legal suit will be between buyer/seller and copyright holder. Lesson Trader Inc. will remove said copyright infringement material from the website Lessontrader.com but will not be left with any bills that are associated with the lawsuit.
In the event that your computer becomes infected by any malware or computer virus because of content downloaded from LessonTrader.com, you waive your right to sue or hold LessonTrader.com or Lesson Trader Inc. accountable. Lesson Trader Inc. is not responsible for any downloads or negative impact from downloading anything from a user/seller on LessonTrader.com. If this does occur, LessonTrader.com will do everything they can to look into the matter and remove any content that might have a negative impact to your personal computer.
Reservation of Rights
We reserve the right to request that you remove all links or any particular link to our Website. You approve to immediately remove all links to our Website upon request. We also reserve the right to amen these terms and conditions and it’s linking policy at any time. By continuously linking to our Website, you agree to be bound to and follow these linking terms and conditions.
Removal of links from our website
If you find any link on our Website that is offensive for any reason, you are free to contact and inform us any moment. We will consider requests to remove links but we are not obligated to or so or to respond to you directly.
We do not ensure that the information on this website is correct, we do not warrant its completeness or accuracy; nor do we promise to ensure that the website remains available or that the material on the website is kept up to date.
To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, we exclude all representations, warranties and conditions relating to our website and the use of this website. Nothing in this disclaimer will:
- limit or exclude our or your liability for death or personal injury;
- limit or exclude our or your liability for fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation;
- limit any of our or your liabilities in any way that is not permitted under applicable law; or
- exclude any of our or your liabilities that may not be excluded under applicable law.
The limitations and prohibitions of liability set in this Section and elsewhere in this disclaimer: (a) are subject to the preceding paragraph; and (b) govern all liabilities arising under the disclaimer, including liabilities arising in contract, in tort and for breach of statutory duty.
As long as the website and the information and services on the website are provided free of charge, we will not be liable for any loss or damage of any nature.
Lesson Trader Inc. may change, suspend, or discontinue offering our Services at any time. Any suspension or discontinuation will result in the inability to access any content you wold have been able to access under membership. We are not liable to you for any impact a this change, might include. For example, losing income as a result of your account being changed (Suspended or discontinued).
In the event that our website is down for maintenance you waive your right to sue for any lost earnings/damages your teacher store might have experienced.
Seller Earnings and Payouts
Every time a buyer purchases a product/material/resources from you, you will accumulate earnings. Depending on account membership, you will earn different percentages of a sale. At the end of the month, you will have a total accumulated payout amount. In order to be paid, you must have a balance above $10.00 USD and click the option of being paid monthly user in settings. You must have a Paypal account and will be paid through Paypal within the first 7 days of the following month. Once you are paid, your earnings/payout will reset down to $0.00 USD for the upcoming month.