Last updated: March 10, 2022
Terms & Conditions
Welcome to Amped Local, Inc, Elevated Mentorship & Coaching, LLC, Scale Classy, LLC, and/or Douglas James Ventures, LLC., and/or its affiliates (“Amped Local”) provide website features access to third party products and services to you when you visit or shop at onlineeducationtraining.com, douglasjamesreview.com, thedouglasjames.com, douglasjamestraining.com, douglasjamesmarketing.com, douglasjamesmarketingreviews.com, douglasjamesreviews.com, vipultra.net, www.thedouglasjames.net or www.thevipagency.net use Amped Local products or services, use Amped Local applications for mobile, or use software provided by Amped Local in connection with any of the foregoing (collectively, “Amped Local Services”). Amped Local provides these services subject to the following conditions.
Agreeing to These Terms & Conditions
We offer a range of services depending on your needs. Individuals come to Amped Local.com to both post and purchase content. A majority of these Terms and Conditions will apply to both individuals and suppliers. In some cases, the responsibilities of individuals purchasing content and suppliers providing content vary. If these Terms and Conditions are inconsistent with specific Service Terms, those Service Terms will apply.
IMPORTANT – PLEASE CAREFULLY READ AND UNDERSTAND THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE & SALE (THESE “TERMS”) BEFORE ACCESSING, USING, OR SUBSCRIBING OR PLACING AN ORDER OVER WWW.THEDOUGLASJAMES.NET OR OTHER OF OUR SITES OR ONLINE RESOURCES WHICH LINK TO THESE TERMS.
THESE TERMS CONTAIN DISCLAIMERS OF WARRANTIES AND LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITIES INCLUDING ARBITRATION AND CLASS ACTION WAIVER PROVISIONS THAT WAIVE YOUR RIGHT TO A COURT HEARING, RIGHT TO A JURY TRIAL, AND RIGHT TO PARTICIPATE IN A CLASS ACTION (SEE SECTIONS 10, 14, 15, AND 16). ARBITRATION IS MANDATORY AND IS THE EXCLUSIVE REMEDY FOR ANY AND ALL DISPUTES UNLESS SPECIFIED BELOW IN SECTION 16. THESE TERMS FORM AN ESSENTIAL BASIS OF OUR AGREEMENT.
The use of Amped Local.com or other sites or online resources to which these Terms are linked (each, a “Website”), owned and maintained by Amped Local (“Amped Local,” “we,” “our,” “us”), are governed by these Terms. We offer the Website, including all information, tools, and services available from the Website to you, the user, conditioned upon your acceptance of all terms and conditions stated herein. By accessing, using, subscribing, or placing an order over the Website, you and your business (including any sub users you may have) agree to the terms and conditions set forth herein. If you do not agree to these Terms in their entirety, you are not authorized to use the Website in any manner or form whatsoever.
THIS IS A BINDING AGREEMENT. THESE TERMS TOGETHER WITH OUR PRIVACY STATEMENT FORM A LEGALLY BINDING AGREEMENT (THE “AGREEMENT”) BETWEEN YOU AND YOUR BUSINESS (“YOU”) AND AMPED LOCAL. THIS AGREEMENT GOVERNS YOUR ACCESS TO AND USE OF THE WEBSITE AND THE SERVICES PROVIDED BY AMPED LOCAL, ANY ORDER YOU PLACE THROUGH THE WEBSITE, BY TELEPHONE, OR OTHER ACCEPTED METHOD OF PURCHASE AND, AS APPLICABLE, YOUR USE OR ATTEMPTED USE OF THE PRODUCTS OR SERVICES OFFERED ON OR AVAILABLE THROUGH THE WEBSITE. PLEASE PRINT AND RETAIN A COPY OF THIS AGREEMENT FOR YOUR RECORDS.
Amped Local reserves the right to update and change, from time to time, these Terms and all documents incorporated by reference by posting updates and/or changes to our Website. It is your responsibility to check this page periodically for changes. You can find the most recent version of these Terms here. Use of the Website after such changes constitutes acceptance of such changes. Any new features or tools which are added to the current Website shall also be subject to the Terms.
Table of Contents
- Website Use
- Website User Conduct and Restrictions-License Terms
- Our Privacy Statement and Your Personal Information
- Information You Provide; Registration; Passwords; Prohibition Against Hosting Third-Party Agency Accounts
- Order Placement and Acceptance
- Subscription Terms and Automatic Payment
- Shipping Fees
- Products, Services, and Prices Available on the Website
- Disclaimer – your individual results will vary
- Your Responsibilities Running A Business
- Testimonials, reviews, and pictures/videos
- Compliance with the law, including commitment against harassment and interference with others
- Requirement to Participate
- Delay In Fulfillment Timeline or Services Clause
- Disclaimers of other warranties
- Limitations of liabilities
- Dispute resolution by mandatory binding arbitration and class action waiver
- Amped Local’s Additional Remedies
- Notice and Takedown Procedures; Copyright Agents
- Third-Party Links
- No Waiver
- Governing Law and Venue
- Force Majeure
- Electronic Signature
- Changes to the Agreement
- Your Additional Representations and Warranties
- Entire Agreement
- Contacting Us
SECTION 1 – Website Use
The Website is intended for businesses operated by adults. If you use the Website, you are affirming that you are at least 18 years old or the legal age of majority in your state or province of residence (whichever is greater), operate a business, have the legal capacity to enter into a binding contract with us, and have read this Agreement and understand and agree to its terms.
SECTION 2 – Website User Conduct and Restrictions-License Terms
All aspects of our Website are protected by U.S. and international copyright, trademark, and other intellectual property laws, including all content, information, design elements, text material, logos, taglines, metatags, hashtags, photographic images, testimonials, personal stories, icons, video and audio clips, and downloads. No material on the Website may be copied, reproduced, distributed, republished, uploaded, displayed, posted, or transmitted in any way whatsoever. The Amped Local trademark and logo are proprietary marks of Amped Local, and the use of those marks is strictly prohibited. Nothing herein gives you the right to use, copy, register as a domain name, reproduce, or otherwise display any logo, tagline, trademark, trade name, copyrighted material, patent, trade dress, trade secret, or confidential information owned by Amped Local.
Subject to your continued strict compliance with all Terms, Amped Local provides to you a revocable, limited, non-exclusive, royalty-free, non-sublicenseable, non-transferrable license to use the Website. You acknowledge and agree that you do not acquire any ownership rights in any material protected by intellectual property laws.
If you purchase a subscription to Amped Local’s online materials, Amped Local provides to you a revocable, limited, non-exclusive, non-sublicenseable, non-transferrable license to use the software. You acknowledge and agree that: (1) the software is copyrighted material under United States and international copyright laws that is exclusively owned by Amped Local; (2) you do not acquire any ownership rights in the software; (3) you may not modify, publish, transmit, participate in the transfer or sale, or create derivative works from the content of the software; (4) except as otherwise expressly permitted under copyright law, you may not copy, redistribute, publish, display or commercially exploit any material from the software without the express written permission of Amped Local; and (5) in the event of any permitted copying (e.g., from the Website to your computer system), no changes in or deletion of author attribution, trademark, legend or copyright notice shall be made.
You agree not to use or attempt to use the Website, or any software provided by Amped Local, whether alone, or in conjunction with other software or hardware, in any unlawful manner or a manner harmful to Amped Local. You further agree not to commit any harmful or unlawful act or attempt to commit any harmful or unlawful act on or through the Website or through use of any software or hardware including, but not limited to, refraining from:
A. HARMFUL ACTS. Any dishonest or unethical practice; any violation of the law; infliction of harm to Amped Local reputation; hacking and other digital or physical attacks on the Website; scraping, crawling, downloading, screen-grabbing, or otherwise copying content on the Website and/or transmitting it in any way we haven’t specifically permitted; introducing, transmitting, or storing viruses or other malicious code; interfering with the security or operation of the Website; framing or mirroring the Website; creating, benchmarking, or gathering intelligence for a competitive offering; infringing another party’s intellectual property rights, including failing to obtain permission to upload/transfer/display works of authorship; intercepting or expropriating data; and the violation of the rights of Amped Local or any third party;
B. “SPAMMING” AND UNSOLICITED COMMUNICATIONS. We have zero tolerance for spam and unsolicited communications. Any communications sent or authorized by you reasonably deemed “spamming,” or any other unsolicited solicitations (including without limitation postings on social media or third-party blogs) will be deemed a material threat to Amped Local reputation and to the rights of third parties. It is your obligation, exclusively, to ensure that all business communications comply with state and local anti-spamming or analogous laws.
C. OFFENSIVE COMMUNICATIONS. Any communication sent, posted, or authorized by you, including without limitation postings on any website operated by you, or social media or blog, which are: sexually explicit, obscene, vulgar, or pornographic; offensive, profane, hateful, threatening, harmful, defamatory, libelous, harassing, or discriminatory; graphically violent; or solicitous of unlawful behavior.
D. SENSITIVE INFORMATION. You will not import, or incorporate into, any contact lists or other content you upload to any website, software, or other electronic service hosted, provided by or connected to Amped Local, any of the following information: social security numbers, national insurance numbers, credit card data, passwords, security credentials, bank account numbers, or sensitive personal, health or financial information of any kind.
SECTION 3 – Our Privacy Statement and YourPersonal Information
We respect your privacy and the use and protection of your non-public, personal information. Your submission of personal information through the Website is governed by our Privacy Statement and, if you and/or your end users are located in the European Union or United Kingdom. Our Privacy Statement may be viewed here. Amped Local reserves the right to modify its Privacy Statement and DPA in its reasonable discretion from time-to-time. Our Privacy Statement is incorporated into this Agreement by reference.
SECTION 4 – Information You Provide; Registration; Passwords
As a Amped Local user, you will be required to create an account with Amped Local. You warrant that the information you provide us is truthful and accurate, and that you are not impersonating another person. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of any password you may use to access your Amped Local user account, and you agree not to transfer your password or username or lend or otherwise transfer your use of or access to your user account, to any third party. You are fully responsible for all transactions with, and information conveyed to you as Amped Local Subscriber/User, including technical information, pricing, business strategy, and data about other past or current Amped Local users or their customers.
SECTION 5 – Order Placement and Acceptance
If you order a service or product, payment must be received by us before your order is accepted. We may require additional information regarding your order if any required information was missing or inaccurate and may cancel or limit an order any time after it has been placed. Your electronic order confirmation, or any form of confirmation, does not signify our acceptance of your order. You must contact us immediately at email@example.com. in order to modify or cancel your pending order. We cannot guarantee that we will be able to amend your order in accordance with your instructions.
All items are subject to availability. We will notify you if any item is not available, the expected availability date, and may offer you an alternative product or service. If the availability of any product or service is delayed and you do not wish to substitute the product or service, upon your request, we will cancel your order and if previously charged, your payment card will be fully refunded for that specific order. We reserve the right to limit the sales of our products and services to any person, geographic region, or jurisdiction. We may exercise this right on a case-by-case basis at our sole and exclusive discretion.
Your purchase order of products and other services is conditioned on you re-affirming your acceptance of this Agreement.
All advertised prices are in, and all payments shall be in, U.S. Dollars.
SECTION 6 – Refunds
For non-subscription services Amped Local gives you, the buyer, may cancel this transaction at any time prior to midnight of the third day after the date of this transaction. All sales are final after the respective three (3) days.
Intangible online are not refundable. As our service are digital products, it is deemed “used” after being emailed, downloaded and/or opened.
If you are not happy with our services, your only recourse is to unsubscribe from using the services.
If you choose to stop using our services before the end of your billing cycle, you understand and accept that we will not be able to offer a refund, whether partially or in full, for the remaining part of your cycle.
For the sake of emphasis, we do not provide refunds, credit, or prorated billing for any canceled subscription.
If you wish to cancel your subscription, please email: firstname.lastname@example.org. You must complete a cancellation survey form prior to having your subscription cancelled, failure to submit your survey in a timely manner may result you being liable for the next billing cycle. Once your survey has been received our customer service can begin to process your cancellation request.
SECTION 7 – Subscription Terms and Automatic Payments
A Amped Local user is responsible for paying all sums due to Amped Local in connection with their monthly subscription in accordance with these Terms. The first fee payable in accordance with these Terms is due when the user account is set up and payment of the monthly fee is a condition of access, or after your free trial ends and you have not canceled the automatic subscription with us. Every calendar month, your account will be charged the subscription fee plus applicable tax for the following month’s subscription, together with any other fees for the following month’s subscription plus any accumulated charges for the past period (collectively “Fees”).
Failure by the Amped Local user to use any of the services available through the service provided by Amped Local does not relieve the Amped Local user of their payment obligations under these Terms. Potential users can pay by credit card or debit card. Payment details shall be collected by us through our secure financial data collection mechanism. You acknowledge and agree that we hold data relating to the transaction, including the last four digits and the expiration date of the card used to purchase the products or services together with details on when payment is due.
You further acknowledge and agree that payments are due on a recurring basis in accordance with the payment terms for the specific service purchased (unless the subscription is cancelled in accordance with these Terms) and therefore authorize the automatic payment collection terms applicable to that specific service (e.g., on a monthly basis and for a specific amount).
IF YOU WISH TO CANCEL YOUR AMPED LOCAL SUBSCRIPTION (INCLUDING SUBSCRIPTIONS FOR SERVICES) AT ANY TIME AFTER A FREE TRIAL OR DISCOUNTED PERIOD ENDS, YOU MUST SUBMIT A CANCELLATION REQUEST TO US VIA OUR SUPPORT EMAIL ADDRESS SUPPORT@THEDOUGLASJAMES.NET. OR THROUGH YOUR ACCOUNT DASHBOARD, AS DETAILED HERE. FOR MONTHLY SUBSCRIPTIONS (INCLUDING SUBSCRIPTIONS FOR SERVICES), WE REQUIRE AT LEAST TEN (10) DAYS’ NOTICE OF CANCELLATION BY EMAIL. IF YOU PROVIDE SUCH NOTICE LESS THAN TEN (10) DAYS BEFORE THE FIRST DAY OF YOUR NEXT SUBSCRIPTION MONTH.
Amped Local reserves the right to immediately terminate a user’s account and/or service for any unpaid (in whole or part) period of the subscription (with or without notice). Termination of service in no way relieves or excuses the user from any obligation to pay outstanding charges or expenses. In the event Amped Local starts collection processes of any type, you will be liable for all collection costs, including legal fees and expenses, as provided in Section 18 below. In addition to any Fees, Amped Local may also charge applicable value added or other tax.
SECTION 8 – Shipping Fees
Unless otherwise stated on the Website at the time of purchase, if we ship you a physical product, we reserve the right to add applicable shipping and handling fees to your order. Unless otherwise stated, we will use commercially reasonable efforts to fulfill your order within a reasonable time after receipt of your properly completed and verified order. Accurate shipping address and phone number information is required. Although we may provide delivery or shipment timeframes or dates, such dates are good-faith estimates and are subject to change. If your order will be delayed, we will contact you at the e-mail address you provided when placing your order. If we are unable to contact you or you would like to cancel your order, we will cancel the order and refund the full amount charged. We shall not be liable for any loss, damage, cost, or expense related to any delay in shipment or delivery caused by any third-party carrier or other delivery service not owned or controlled by us. The risk of loss and title for such items pass to you upon our delivery to any third-party carrier.
SECTION 9 – Products, Services, and Prices
Products, services, and prices are generally offered over the telephone, video conferencing, or posted at the following URL, but are subject to change: www.thedouglasjames.net. Amped Local reserves the right, without notice, to discontinue products or services or modify specifications and prices on products and services without incurring any obligation to you. Except as otherwise expressly provided for in these Terms, any price changes to your subscription or purchase of product(s) or services will take effect following email notice to you.
Price changes are effective on the first day of the month after the price change is posted. By accessing, using, subscribing or placing an order over the Website, you authorize Amped Local to charge your account in the amount indicated for the value of the services you select, including any future price changes. If you request a downgrade in services, the downgrade (and corresponding price reduction) will become effective on the first day of the month following your requested downgrade. By your continued use of Amped Local services, and unless you terminate your subscription as provided herein, you agree that Amped Local may charge your credit card monthly for the products and services you have selected, and you consent to any price changes for such services after e-mail notice has been provided to you.
Amped Local takes reasonable steps to ensure that the prices set forth on the Website are correct, and to accurately describe and display the items available on the Website. If the correct price of our product is higher than its stated price, we will, at our discretion, either contact you for instructions or cancel your order and notify you of such cancellation.
When ordering products or services, please note that Amped Local does not warrant that product or service descriptions are accurate, complete, current, or error-free, or that packaging will match the actual product that you receive. All sales are deemed final except as provided otherwise. Amped Local descriptions of, or references to, products or services not owned by Amped Local are not intended to imply endorsement of that product or service or constitute a warranty by Amped Local.
SECTION 10 – Disclaimer – Your Individual Results Will Vary
Every online business is different, employing different strategic approaches and organizational structures, and offering different products and services. Therefore, individual results will vary from user to user. YOUR BUSINESS’ INDIVIDUAL RESULTS WILL VARY DEPENDING UPON A VARIETY OF FACTORS UNIQUE TO YOUR BUSINESS, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO YOUR CONTENT, BUSINESS MODEL, AND PRODUCT AND SERVICE OFFERINGS.
Amped Local does not promise, guarantee, or warrant your business’ success, income, or sales. You understand and acknowledge that Amped Local will not at any time provide sales leads or referrals to you or your business. Those businesses who purchase our products or services will receive access to our course and training. However, we do not guarantee your business’ success and based upon many market factors that we cannot control, the software and tools we provide may or may not be applicable to your specific business.
Further, we do not make earnings claims, efforts claims return on investment claims, or claims that our software, tools, or other offerings will make your business any specific amount of money, and it is possible that you will not earn your investment back. We do not sell a business opportunity, “get rich quick” program, guaranteed system, franchise system, or a business in a box. You should not purchase our products or services if that is your expectation.
Instead, you should purchase with the understanding that using the information and training purchased will take time and effort and may be applicable in some situations but not others. Also, we do not offer any tax, accounting, financial, or legal advice. You should consult your business’ accountant, attorney, or financial advisor for advice on these topics.
SECTION 11 – Your Responsibilities in Running Your Business
You represent and warrant that you operate a business in good-standing and you agree that there are no prior or pending government investigations or prosecutions against you or your business. You also agree that you and your business will only use Amped Local’s products and services for lawful purposes and that you shall not use such products or services, whether alone or in connection with other software, hardware, or services, for any unlawful or harmful purpose.
You are solely and exclusively responsible for complying with all applicable laws and regulations in running your business, including, but not limited to, all laws governing advertising and marketing claims, subscriptions, refunds, premium offers, tax laws, and all additional laws applicable to your business.
You agree to notify Amped Local if any investigation or lawsuit is threatened or filed against you, whereupon Amped Local shall have the right to terminate this Agreement without liability. Amped Local shall have no liability for your violation of any laws.
You are solely and exclusively responsible for collecting and reporting all sales and use tax, and any other taxes, which may apply to sales of products or services by your business. Amped Local shall not be responsible to collect or report any taxes which may apply to your business or sales of products or services by your business.
You agree to indemnify Amped Local as set out below in the event that you and/or your business violates any law and a claim is threatened or asserted against Amped Local as a result.
SECTION 12 – Testimonials, Reviews, and Pictures/Videos
Amped Local is pleased to hear from users and customers and welcomes your comments regarding our services and products. Amped Local may use testimonials and/or product reviews in whole or in part together with the name, city, and state of the person submitting it. Testimonials may be used for any form of activity relating to Amped Local services or products, in printed and online media, as Amped Local determines in its sole and exclusive discretion. Testimonials represent the unique experience of the participants and customers submitting the testimonial, and do not necessarily reflect the experience that you may have using our services or products. As set forth above in Section 10, your results will vary depending upon a variety of factors unique to and beyond Amped Local’s control. Note that testimonials, photographs, and other information that you provide to us will be treated as non-confidential and nonproprietary, and, by providing them, you grant Amped Local a royalty-free, worldwide, perpetual, nonexclusive and irrevocable license to use them.
Additionally, Amped Local reserves the right to correct grammatical and typing errors, to shorten testimonials prior to publication or use, and to review all testimonials prior to publication or use. Amped Local shall be under no obligation to use any, or any part of, any testimonial or product review submitted.
You may post reviews, comments, photos, videos, and other content; send e-cards and other communications; and submit suggestions, ideas, comments, questions, or other information, so long as the content is not illegal, obscene, threatening, defamatory, invasive of privacy, infringing of intellectual property rights (including publicity rights), or otherwise injurious to third parties or objectionable, and does not consist of or contain software viruses, political campaigning, commercial solicitation, chain letters, mass mailings, or any form of “spam” or unsolicited commercial electronic messages. You may not use a false e-mail address, impersonate any person or entity, or otherwise mislead as to the origin of a card or other content. Amped Local reserves the right (but not the obligation) to remove or edit such content but does not regularly review posted content.
If you do post content or submit material, and unless we indicate otherwise, you grant Amped Local a nonexclusive, royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, and fully sublicensable right to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, perform, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, and display such content throughout the world in any media. You grant Amped Local and sublicensees the right to use the name that you submit in connection with such content if they choose. You represent and warrant that you own or otherwise control all of the rights to the content that you post; that the content is accurate; that use of the content you supply does not violate this policy and will not cause injury to any person or entity; and that you will indemnify Amped Local for all claims resulting from content you supply. Amped Local has the right but not the obligation to monitor and edit or remove any activity or content. Amped Local takes no responsibility and assumes no liability for any content posted by you or any third party.
SECTION 13 – Compliance with the Laws, Including Commitment Against Harassment and Interference with Others (“Targeting”)
As a Amped Local user, you must comply with all laws, both U.S. and foreign, including, but not limited to, laws prohibiting deceptive and misleading advertising and marketing, e-mail marketing laws (including the federal CAN-SPAM Act (15 U.S.C. § 7701)), telemarketing laws (including the federal Telephone Consumer Protection Act (47 U.S.C. § 227) and the Federal Trade Commission’s Telemarketing Sales Rule (16 C.F.R. § 310)), laws governing testimonials (including the Federal Trade Commission’s Revised Endorsements and Testimonials Guides (16 CFR Part 255)), and/or any similar laws, laws relating to intellectual property, privacy, security, terrorism, corruption, child protection, or import/export laws. You are solely responsible for ensuring their compliance with all applicable laws, rules, regulations, and court orders of any kind of any jurisdiction applicable to you and your business, and any recipient to whom you send digital messages using our products or services. You have the responsibility to be aware of, understand, and comply with all applicable laws and ensure that you and all users of your account comply with such applicable laws at all times.
If you use any messaging software, or any other messaging system or other software or hardware provided by you or a third-party, you agree that you will follow all applicable laws with respect to sending messages, including without limitation the federal Telephone Consumer Protection Act. You further agree to indemnify and defend Amped Local from any claims, damages, losses, and lawsuits of any kind or nature that may be made or brought against Amped Local relating in any way to your violation of law or third-party rights by use or misuse of any messaging software or hardware, whether provided by Amped Local. You further understand and agree that Amped Local has no control over, and therefore cannot be responsible for, the functionality or failures of any third-party software, including without limitation Facebook, Facebook Messenger, and internet browser notifications. Amped Local DOES NOT WARRANT THAT ANY AMPED LOCAL MESSAGING SOFTWARE WILL BE COMPATIBLE WITH ANY THIRD-PARTY SOFTWARE. YOU ARE SOLELY AND EXCLUSIVELY RESPONSIBLE FOR YOUR USE OF ANY AND ALL MESSAGING SOFTWARE AND/OR HARDWARE.
COMMITMENT AGAINST TARGETING AND HARASSMENT AND INTERFERENCE WITH OTHERS. You must not use our services, whether alone, or in connection with other software or hardware, to: (i) store, distribute, or transmit any malware or other material that you know, or have reasonable grounds to believe, is or may be tortious, libelous, offensive, infringing, harassing, harmful, disruptive, or abusive; or (ii) commit, promote, aid, or abet any behavior, which you know, or have reasonable grounds to believe, is or may be tortious, libelous, offensive, infringing, harassing, harmful, disruptive, or abusive.