TERMS AND CONDITIONS
Incorporation of Related Terms
These Terms incorporate and supplement the Apple, Inc. (“Apple”) Terms and Conditions (“Apple Terms”), and the Google Play Terms and Conditions (“Android Terms”), including, without limitation, their respective Licensed Application End User Agreement Terms and Conditions.
Subject to these Terms, HSS grants the User a personal, non-exclusive, non-transferable, limited and revocable license to use the Application and/or website for personal use only on an Apple iPhone, iPad, or iPod Touch (“iOS Device”) or Android phone or tablet (“Android Device”) owned or controlled by User as permitted by the usage rules contained in the Apple Terms or Android Terms, as the case may be, in accordance with these Terms (“User License”). Any use of the Application in any other manner, including, without limitation, resale, transfer, modification or distribution of the Application or text, pictures, music, barcodes, video, data, hyperlinks, displays, and other content associated with the Application (“Content”) is prohibited. This Agreement and User License also governs any updates to, or supplements or replacements for, this Application and website unless separate terms accompany such updates, supplements or replacements, in which case the separate terms will apply.
HSS reserves the right to change the renewals costs of subscription memberships at any time.
Users under the age of eighteen (18) must review these Terms with a parent or legal guardian to ensure the parent or legal guardian acknowledge and agree to these Terms. Should User’s parent or legal guardian not acknowledge and agree to these Terms, User must immediately uninstall this Application or visit the website and discontinue its use.
Application features may use, maintain, or transmit User’s personal information, including, without limitation, user names, passwords, proper names, email address, address, location, financial information (including credit card information), GPS location information, and information for and from third-party social-media accounts (collectively “User Information”). By acknowledging and agreeing to this Agreement, or by using the Application, User consents to the transmission of User Information to HSS, including its agents and third-party partners, and consents to HSS, including its agents and third-party partners, receiving, collecting, storing, processing, transmitting, and using User Information for Application functionality and for the purposes disclosed in HSS’s Privacy Policies.
The User is, however, solely responsible for the confidentiality and security of User Information sent from or stored on the iOS Device or Android Device by the Application or website. HSS shall not be responsible for any losses arising from the financial loss or theft of User Information due to unauthorized or fraudulent transactions related to the Application or website. Users shall be solely responsible for taking precautionary steps to protect User Information stored on the iOS Device or Android Device, including without limitation password-protecting the iOS Device or Android Device.
If the User is suffering from, or suspects they are suffering from, any kind of psychiatric or psychological disorder including clinical depression, they should only use the app or website in consultation and supervision of their Doctor or other qualified Medical Practitioner.
The user accepts that they are participating in live and recorded videos and workshops, and an online community and chat forums, including but not limited to fitness, health, yoga, therapy, nutrition, weight loss and other wellness related topics (collectively, the “content”) offered by HSS and/or its owners, instructors, teachers, workshop presenters, employees and independent contractors.
The user understand that it is their responsibility to consult with a physician prior to and regarding my participation in the activities resulting from this content. If the user has consulted a physician, they have taken the physician’s advice.
In consideration of being permitted to participate in the content, the user agree to assume full responsibility for any risks, injuries or damages, known or unknown, which they might incur as a result of participating in activities as a result of the content provided by HSS
In further consideration of being permitted to participate in the content, the user knowingly, voluntarily and expressly waive any “Claims” (as defined below) they may have against HSS, its owners, members, employees, and/or its instructors, employees, and/or independent contractors (each a “released” party) for any Claim that they may sustain as a result of participating in activities as a result of the content even if the Claim arises from the carelessness or negligence of any Released Party or anyone else. The user agrees to indemnify and hold harmless each Released Party from any loss or liability incurred in defending any Claim made by them or anyone making a Claim on their behalf, even if the Claim is alleged to or did result from the carelessness or negligence of any Released Party or anyone else. “Claims” include but are not limited to any and all liabilities, claims, demands, expenses, fees, legal actions, rights of actions for damages, personal injury, mental suffering and distress, or death that the user may suffer, or that the user’s unborn child may suffer (including any legal fees or expenses) in connection with the content.
The user, their heirs or legal representatives forever release, waive, discharge and covenant not to sue any Released Party for any Claim caused by any negligence or other acts of a Released Party.
This agreement shall be construed in accordance with, and governed by, the laws of England and Wales.
The user acknowledge that they have carefully read this release and waiver of liability and fully understand its contents. The user voluntarily and knowingly agrees to the terms and conditions stated herein. The user is aware that by signing this release and waiver of liability, they are giving up substantial rights, including their rights to sue and certain legal rights for their heirs, next of kin, executors, administrators and assigns may have against any Released Party.
Because physical exercise can be strenuous and subject to risk of serious injury, we urge you to obtain a physical examination from a doctor before using any exercise equipment or participating in any exercise activity. You agree that by participating in physical exercise or training activities offered in connection with the HSS, you do so entirely at your own risk. Any recommendation for changes in diet including the use of food supplements, weight reduction and/or body building enhancement products are entirely your responsibility and you should consult a physician prior to undergoing any dietary or food supplement changes. You agree that you are voluntarily participating in these activities and assume all risks of injury, illness, or death.
You acknowledge that you have carefully read this agreement and fully understand that it is a release of liability. You expressly agree to release and discharge HSS and its trainers, instructors, members, managers, owners, officers, employees, contractors, agents, and affiliates from any and all claims or causes of action, and you agree to voluntarily give up or waive any right that you may otherwise have to bring a legal action against HSS for personal injury or property damage.
To the extent that statute or case law does not prohibit releases for negligence, this release is also for negligence.
If any portion of this release from liability shall be deemed by a Court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, then the remainder of this release from liability shall remain in full force and effect and the offending provision or provisions severed here from.
Use of the Application is limited to the contemplated functionality. The Application shall not be used in any way that:
- harasses, abuses, stalks, threatens, defames, or otherwise infringes or violates the rights of any other party (including but not limited to rights of publicity or other proprietary rights);
- is unlawful, fraudulent, or deceptive;
- uses technology or other means to access unauthorized content or non-public spaces;
- uses or launches any automated system or process, including without limitation, “bots,” “spiders,” or “crawlers,” to access unauthorized content or non-public spaces;
- attempts to introduce viruses or any other harmful computer code, files or programs that interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunications equipment;
- attempts to damage, disable, overburden, or impair HSS’s servers or networks;
- attempts to gain unauthorized access to a HSS computer network;
- attempts to gain unauthorized access to HSS’s user accounts;
- encourages conduct that would constitute a criminal offense, or that gives rise to civil liability;
- violates these Terms in any manner;
- fails to comply with applicable third-party terms and conditions or other third-party policies (collectively “Acceptable Use”).
HSS reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to terminate any User License, remove Content, assist law enforcement in the prosecution of criminal liability, or assert a civil or criminal legal action with respect to Content or use of the Application that HSS reasonably believes is or might be in violation of these Terms, but failure or delay in taking such actions does not constitute a waiver of its rights to enforce these Terms.
The User may generate content, written or otherwise, while using the Application (“User-Generated Content”). User acknowledges and agrees that User-Generated Content may be used, reproduced, displayed, modified, deleted, added too, adapted, and published by HSS (for example, in product marketing campaigns). User grants HSS and its successors a worldwide; irrevocable; transferrable; sublicensable; fully-paid and royalty-free; and non-exclusive license to use, reproduce, display, modify, delete from, add to, adapt, publish, and prepare derivative works from the User-Generated Information. User further acknowledges and agrees that the User, and the User alone, is responsible for the development of User-Generated Content.
User agrees to indemnify and hold harmless HSS, including its agents, affiliated companies, employees, contractors, directors, and officers, and anyone involved in creating or providing the Application, from all claims or causes of action, liabilities, damages, costs, fines, penalties, and expenses (including attorneys’ fees) occurring from or related to the use or misuse of the Application, violation of these Terms, or violations of any rights of a third party, or any allegation thereof. HSS reserves the right to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter otherwise subject to indemnification by the User, in which event the User will cooperate in asserting any available defenses.
HSS IS PROVIDING THE APPLICATION AND CONTENT TO THE USER “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” WITHOUT ANY WARRANTIES OR REPRESENTATIONS, EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED. THE USER IS USING THE APPLICATION AT HIS OR HER OWN RISK. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT ALLOWABLE UNDER APPLICABLE LAW, HSS DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING ANY WARRANTIES THAT THE APPLICATION IS MERCHANTABLE, RELIABLE, ACCURATE, FIT FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR NEED, NON-INFRINGING OR FREE OF DEFECTS OR ABLE TO OPERATE ON AN UNINTERRUPTED BASIS, OR THAT THE USE OF THE APPLICATION BY THE USER IS IN COMPLIANCE WITH LAWS, OR THAT USER INFORMATION TRANSMITTED IN CONNECTION WITH THE APPLICATION WILL BE SUCCESSFULLY, ACCURATELY OR SECURELY TRANSMITTED.
TO THE FULLEST EXTENT ALLOWABLE UNDER APPLICABLE LAW, IN NO EVENT SHALL HSS OR ITS AGENTS OR ANYONE INVOLVED IN CREATING OR PROVIDING THIS APPLICATION OR CONTENT (A) BE LIABLE TO THE USER WITH RESPECT TO USE OF THE APPLICATION; AND/OR (B) BE LIABLE TO THE USER FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, PUNITIVE, EXEMPLARY OR OTHER DAMAGES, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF GOODWILL, LOST PROFITS, LOSS, THEFT OR CORRUPTION OF USER INFORMATION, THE INABILITY TO USE THE APPLICATION, OR DEVICE FAILURE OR MALFUNCTION. THE USER’S SOLE REMEDY IS TO CEASE USE OF THE APPLICATION. HSS, ITS AGENTS AND ANYONE INVOLVED IN CREATING OR PROVIDING THIS APPLICATION OR CONTENT SHALL NOT BE LIABLE EVEN IF ANY OF THEM OR ANY AUTHORIZED REPRESENTATIVE OF THEM HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION DAMAGES OR INJURY CAUSED BY ERROR, OMISSION, INTERRUPTION, DEFECT, FAILURE OF PERFORMANCE, UNAUTHORIZED USE, DELAY IN OPERATION OR TRANSMISSION, LINE FAILURE, COMPUTER VIRUS, WORM, TROJAN HORSE OR OTHER HARM.
In the event that applicable law does not allow the exclusion of certain warranties or the limitation or exclusion of liability for incidental, consequential or other damages, in no event shall HSS, its agents or anyone involved in creating or providing this Application or Content be liable for damages, losses, and/or causes of action exceeding the amount, if any, paid by User for use of the Application or $50, whichever is less.
HSS logo, and other HSS trademarks, service marks, graphics and logos used in connection with the Application are trademarks or registered trademarks of HSS (collectively “HSS Marks”). Other trademarks, service marks, graphics and logos used in connection with the Application are the trademarks of their respective owners (collectively “Third-Party Marks”). The HSS Marks and Third-Party Marks may not be copied, imitated or used, in whole or in part, without the prior written permission of HSS or the applicable trademark holder. The Application and the Content are protected by copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret, international treaties, laws and other proprietary rights, and also may have security components that protect digital information only as authorized by HSS or the owner of the Content.
Choice of Law, Jurisdiction
These Terms are governed by the laws of England and Wales. The User irrevocably consents to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts in England and Wales, for purposes of any legal action arising out of or related to the use of the Application or these Terms.
If any of these Terms shall be deemed invalid, void, or for any reason unenforceable, those terms shall be deemed severable and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining terms. HSS’s failure to exercise or enforce any right or provision of this Agreement shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision in that or any other instance.
Modification of these Terms
HSS reserves the right to change or modify these Terms or any other HSS terms, conditions, or policies related to use of the Application (including those identified in this agreement) at any time and at its sole discretion by posting revisions on the HSS website (guptaprogram.com) or within the Application. Continued use of the Application following the posting of these changes or modifications will constitute the User’s acknowledgement and agreement to such changes or modifications. Only a specific, written waiver signed by an authorized representative of HSS shall have any legal effect as a waiver by HSS of any Terms of this Agreement.
Third Party Beneficiary
User agrees that HSS’s service providers, licensors, or others involved in creating or providing the Application are third party beneficiaries to this End-User Agreement and may rely upon the provisions of this End-User Agreement, including but not limited to, the provisions concerning Indemnification, No Warranties, and No Liability.
We welcome and encourage open discussion on HSS social media sites – including but not limited to our community area, blogs, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and YouTube pages – and look forward to any comments, stories, pictures, and experiences you want to share. That said, we do make reasonable efforts to monitor participation to ensure that you stay on topic, are courteous, and avoid making offensive comments. Please be aware that once you post something online, there’s the potential for thousands (or hundreds of thousands) of people to read your words, even years from now.
The opinions and or views expressed on HSS social media platforms, including, but not limited to, our blogs, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and YouTube pages, represent the thoughts of individual bloggers and online communities, and not those necessarily of HSS or any of their respective employees, or members of its board of directors. The opinions and views expressed on these pages do not in any way reflect the views of the site they are posted on, other sites affiliated with the site, the staff involved with maintaining the site or any members of the site.
While HSS makes reasonable efforts to monitor and/or moderate content posted on its social media platforms, we do not moderate all comments and cannot always respond in a timely manner to online requests for information. HSS reserves the sole right to review, edit and/or delete any comments it deems are inappropriate. Comments including but not limited to the following may be deleted or edited by the moderators:
- Abusive or hurtful comments about a blogger or another participant
- Off-topic and redundant comments (this includes promotion of events, groups, pages, websites, organizations and programs not related to or affiliated with the organization)
- Comments that use foul language or “hate speech” (for example, including but not limited to racial, ethnic or gender bashing language)
- Personal attacks or defamatory statements or comments (i.e., making negative personal or untrue comments about a participant), instead of just criticizing his/her posting, opinion or comments
- All links to other website found linked from HSS’s social media sites are provided as a service to readers, but such linkage does not constitute endorsement of those sites by HSS, and as such we are not responsible for the content of external websites.
By submitting content to any of HSS social media sites, you understand and acknowledge that this information is available to the public, and that HSS may use this information for internal and external promotional purposes and fundraising purposes. Please note that other participants may use your posted information beyond the control of Community Servings. If you do not wish to have the information you have made available via this site used, published, copied and/or reprinted, please do not post.
You are responsible for your safety online and offline on any of HSS's community spaces. Do not share personal information or data with any of the other community members, including phone numbers, email addresses, etc, and do not agree to meet in person. If you do so, this is solely at your own risk.
We will not transmit to you any unsolicited communication whether by electronic mail or any other means unless you have expressly agreed to receiving such communication, such as for instance, by registering your details on the site, or buying the Gupta Program or any other products from HSS. You may also opt-out of receiving email communications from Gupta Program or HSS at any later time.
Third Party Communication
Your personal information will not be given or sold to any third parties for use in direct mail or any other activities, other than to selected third parties providing specialist administrative services to HSS, acting as agents on our behalf and with no rights to use your email address for any purpose whatsoever except on our behalf as allowed under these Terms and Conditions. Other user details may only be made available to third parties for certain specified purposes, in accordance with our Data Protection Act 1998 registration and you will always be given the opportunity to prevent HSS from sharing any personally identifiable data about your use of the Website with third parties.
Right to Amend These Terms
We reserve the right to add to and change the terms of this agreement at any time.
Content within HSS app, website and products including videos, the Webinars and the Audio exercises, and accompanying book are for informational purposes only. The content of this website, the Webinars, the videos, the audio exercises and the Book are not to be treated as a substitute for medical diagnosis, advice or treatment. Please consult your doctor first, and check with them before you embark on any of the processes in the program. HSS content should not be watched by any person who suffers from epilepsy or severe clinical depression. Do not watch the videos or listen to the audios whilst operating machinery or domestic appliances. The underlying explanation for these types of conditions in this program has not been validated by scientific study as yet. HSS not will be held responsible for any loss or damage arising from the content or use of this program, the book, and the Mind Map where these and any other instructions provided are not followed. Nothing in this disclaimer shall exclude or restrict liability for death or personal injury.
Content of the Website
Whilst considerable efforts are made to ensure that the information contained in the Website or app is of the highest quality and accuracy, no warranty in relation to such information is given or shall be implied. We cannot accept responsibility or liability for any content, advice or opinions displayed on the Website or app, including those that are used in the diagnosis or the treatment of patients. In particular, you recognize that the information and material contained in the Website is to be used only as a reference aid and is not intended to be a substitute for the exercise of your own professional judgement.
To the fullest extent permitted by law we exclude liability for damages arising out of or in connection with the use of the Website or app. This is a comprehensive limitation of liability that applies to all damages of any kind, including (without limitation) compensatory, direct, indirect or consequential damages, loss of data, income or profit, loss of or damage to property and claims of third parties. For the avoidance of doubt we do not limit our liability for death or personal injury where the same arises as a result of our negligence.
Forums within the HSS app or website are open to paid members of the Gupta Program, and are a complementary add-on service that is provided. As terms of service on the forum, a member must agree to abide by the rules of the forum, and be open to being contacted by the moderators and admin. If a member breaches the guidelines, HSS reserves the right to remove the member from the forum.
It is a condition of your membership that you agree to follow the group guidelines. Therefore, if you are removed from the forum due to repeated or serious guideline breaches, this does not entitle you to a partial or full refund of any product from HSS. However this does not affect the standard one year Money Back guarantee.
The clinical information contained on this site is the responsibility of the authors.
HSS and its associated therapists, employees, directors, agents, successors and assigns do not accept any responsibility for the content, accuracy or quality of the clinical information provided on this site, or any liability for any direct, indirect or consequential loss, damage or liability of whatever kind or nature incurred by anyone accessing or using the information. Notwithstanding this, in accessing the information, visitors to the site agree to waive any claim, demand, lien, action, suit or cause of action arising from the use of the information, which they now have or may have in the future against HSS.
Purchasing of One User Licence
When purchasing the Gupta Program as a product provided by HSS, you are agreeing to a one year licence to use the online course, for one user only. The login details must not be shared with anyone else. If they login details are shared and more than one person logs into the Gupta Program online course using the same login, the system monitors the activity and will recognize this, and the user may lose complete access to the Member Area, as a breach of the licence. In the case of sharing of the login details or membership details, we reserve the right to delete the user account without warning and without issuing a refund. In this case of a breach of license, the money back guarantee will no longer apply.
Money Back Guarantee
If after consistently using the Gupta Program for 6 months, if you notice no improvement whatsoever in your health, then you may return the program for a refund, no questions asked.
Please return any materials you received and include your name, address, email and order number. Please put your name and address on the reverse of the package and mail it to us at:
Media Plant Ltd
3A Lancaster House
-The pack may only be returned 6 months after the date of purchase (or upgrade), and up to one year from the date of purchase.
-The refund is the fee paid less the original postage, packing and handling when the package was sent to you, which totals $40 USD
-The purchaser must pay for postage back to our warehouse in the UK, details in the manual.
-This does not affect your statutory rights.
-If you send back the package and are refunded, you will also lose access to your online account and Facebook forum
-If you upgraded from the old DVD program to the new online program, you must send back both the old materials and the new ones to qualify for the refund.
1:1 Buddy Program, Buddy Program
Please also act with reasonable caution when using the 1:1 Buddy Program. Do not give out personal details such as your address or phone number. You are fully responsible for your interactions with others within and outside the forum, and HSS will NOT BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANYONE ELSE FOR ANY INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, PUNITIVE, OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES, PENALTIES, OR SPECIAL LIABILITY ARISING OUT OF OR IN ANY WAY CONNECTED WITH YOUR USE OF the buddy program. If you experience any issues with your use of the buddy program, please immediately cease any communication with the buddy and report the issue to the Forum Communications manager. By using the 1:1 Buddy Program, you are agreeing to our terms and conditions.