Last Updated: August 19, 2022
As used in this Agreement, the term “Sites” includes all websites, pages associated or within each website, and all devices, applications, or services that Biz Accelerator operates or offers that link to this Agreement. By accepting electronically (e.g., clicking “I Agree”), accessing, or using the Services, you agree to be bound by the terms and conditions of this Agreement, as it may be amended from time to time in the future (see “Modifications” below). If you do not agree to this Agreement, then you may not use the Services.
By using the information, tools, features, and functionality, including content, updates, and new releases provided by the Services, you agree to be bound by this Agreement, whether you are a Visitor or a Customer. You may not use any of the Services, and you may not accept this Agreement if you are not legally authorized to accept and be bound by these terms or are not at least 18 years of age and, in any event, of legal age to form a binding contract with Biz Accelerator. Before you continue, you should print or save a local copy of this Agreement for your records.
The Services may include, among other things, conference, and event promotion; registration and ticket sales; instruction material, and general support. The Services may also include using or disclosing your information to (a) collect, consolidate, track, and store your personal information; (b) make available offers for products and services, including from third parties, that may be relevant or of interest to you; (c) provide general interest offers for products or services; and (d) offer advice, tips, recommendations, and general education. The Services are provided to you by Biz Accelerator without charge and are meant to provide you with general business information. Some optional features and services may require a fee. The Services may also present you with information relating to third-party products or services in which you may find interest. If you have any questions about the Services, contact us here.
Some parts of the Services are supported by sponsored advertisements from third-party partners (“Partner Offers”). The Services may display Partner Offers that may be customized or relevant to you based on information stored in the Services, queries made through the Services, information shared with advertisers, or other information. We may disclose when a particular Partner Offer is sponsored or otherwise provided by a third party. We may add or remove third-party service providers, and you understand that your information may be shared with present and future partners.
In connection with Partner Offers, the Services may provide links to other websites belonging to Biz Accelerator advertisers and other third parties. The Services may also allow you to apply for the Partner Offer without leaving the Services’ websites. Partner Offers are provided to you as a convenience. We do not endorse, warrant, or guarantee the products or services available through the Partner Offers (or any other third-party products or services advertised on or linked from our Site), whether or not sponsored. We are not an agent, broker, or otherwise responsible for the activities or policies of third-party websites. We do not guarantee that any Partner Offer may be best for you or meet your needs. Information in the Partner Offers is provided by the third parties, and any offer is subject to the third parties’ review of your information. Biz Accelerator may receive compensation from third parties, which may impact the placement and availability of the Partner Offers.
If you elect to use or purchase services from third parties, you are subject to their terms and conditions and privacy policies.
You agree and understand that the information you provide forms your “Registration Information.” By providing us with your email address, you consent to receive all required notices and information electronically. Electronic communications may be posted on the Services site and/or delivered to the email address that we have on file for you. It is your responsibility to promptly update us with your complete, accurate contact information, as appropriate. Notices will be provided in the text of the email or through a link to the appropriate page on our Site, accessible through any standard, commercially available internet browser. Your consent to receive communications electronically is valid until you end your relationship with us. You may print a copy of any electronic communications and retain it for your records. We reserve the right to terminate or change how we provide electronic communications and will provide you with appropriate notice in accordance with applicable law.
If you become aware of any unauthorized use of your Registration or Account Information for the Services, you agree to notify Biz Accelerator immediately by contacting us here.
Your right to access and use the Sites and the Services is personal to you and is not transferable by you to any other person or entity. You are only entitled to access and use the Sites and Services for lawful purposes. Accurate records enable us to provide the Services to you. You must provide true, accurate, current, and complete information, and you may not misrepresent your Registration and Account Information. For the Services to function effectively, you must also keep your Registration and Account Information up to date and accurate. If you do not do this, the accuracy and effectiveness of the Services will be affected. You represent that you are a legal owner and that you are authorized to provide us with all Registration and Account Information and other information necessary to facilitate your use of the Services.
Your access and use of the Services may be interrupted from time to time for any of several reasons, including, without limitation, the malfunction of equipment, periodic updating, maintenance, repair of the Services, or other actions that we, in our sole discretion, may elect to take. In no event will Biz Accelerator be liable to any party for any loss, cost, or damage that results from any scheduled or unscheduled downtime. Your sole and exclusive remedy for any failure or nonperformance of the Services, including any associated software or other materials supplied in connection with such services, shall be for Biz Accelerator to use commercially reasonable efforts to effectuate an adjustment or repair of the applicable service.
Services may be available through a compatible mobile device, Internet, and/or network access and may require software. You agree that you are solely responsible for these requirements, including any applicable changes, updates, and fees, as well as the terms of your agreement with your mobile device and telecommunications provider. BIZ ACCELERATOR MAKES NO WARRANTIES OR REPRESENTATIONS OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS, STATUTORY OR IMPLIED AS TO: (i) THE AVAILABILITY OF TELECOMMUNICATION SERVICES FROM YOUR PROVIDER AND ACCESS TO THE SERVICES AT ANY TIME OR FROM ANY LOCATION; (ii) ANY LOSS, DAMAGE, OR OTHER SECURITY INTRUSION OF THE TELECOMMUNICATION SERVICES; AND (iii) ANY DISCLOSURE OF INFORMATION TO THIRD PARTIES OR FAILURE TO TRANSMIT ANY DATA, COMMUNICATIONS OR SETTINGS CONNECTED WITH THE SERVICES.
The contents of the Services, including its “look and feel” (e.g., text, graphics, images, logos, and button icons), photographs, editorial content, notices, software (including HTML-based computer programs), and other material are protected under both United States and other applicable copyright, trademark, and other laws. The contents of the Services belong or are licensed to Biz Accelerator or its software or content suppliers. Biz Accelerator grants you the right to view and use the Services subject to these terms. You may download or print a copy of the information for the Services for your personal, internal, and non-commercial use only. Any distribution, reprint, or electronic reproduction of any content from the Services in whole or in part for any other purpose is expressly prohibited without our prior written consent. You agree not to use nor permit any third party to use the Site or the Services or content in a manner that violates any applicable law, regulation, or this Agreement.
You agree that you will not:
THE SITES, SERVICES, INFORMATION, DATA, FEATURES, AND ALL CONTENT AND ALL PRODUCTS AND SERVICES ASSOCIATED WITH THE SERVICES OR PROVIDED THROUGH THE SERVICES (WHETHER OR NOT SPONSORED) ARE PROVIDED TO YOU ON AN “AS-IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS. BIZ ACCELERATOR AND ITS THIRD-PARTY PROVIDERS, LICENSORS, DISTRIBUTORS, OR SUPPLIERS (COLLECTIVELY, “SUPPLIERS”) MAKE NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AS TO THE CONTENT OR OPERATION OF THE SITE OR OF THE SERVICES. YOU EXPRESSLY AGREE THAT YOUR USE OF THE SERVICES IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK.
NEITHER BIZ ACCELERATOR NOR ITS SUPPLIERS MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS, WARRANTIES, OR GUARANTEES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, REGARDING THE ACCURACY, RELIABILITY, OR COMPLETENESS OF THE CONTENT ON THE SITES OR OF THE SERVICES (WHETHER OR NOT SPONSORED), AND EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ANY WARRANTIES OF NON-INFRINGEMENT OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. NEITHER BIZ ACCELERATOR NOR ITS SUPPLIERS MAKE ANY REPRESENTATION, WARRANTY, OR GUARANTEE THAT THE CONTENT THAT MAY BE AVAILABLE THROUGH THE SERVICES IS FREE OF INFECTION FROM ANY VIRUSES OR OTHER CODE OR COMPUTER PROGRAMMING ROUTINES THAT CONTAIN CONTAMINATING OR DESTRUCTIVE PROPERTIES OR THAT ARE INTENDED TO DAMAGE, SURREPTITIOUSLY INTERCEPT OR EXPROPRIATE ANY SYSTEM, DATA, OR PERSONAL INFORMATION.
SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF CERTAIN WARRANTIES OR THE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES. IN SUCH STATES, LIABILITY IS LIMITED TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. ACCORDINGLY, SOME OF THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS OF THIS PROVISION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
BIZ ACCELERATOR SHALL IN NO EVENT BE RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE TO YOU OR ANY THIRD PARTY, WHETHER IN CONTRACT, WARRANTY, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE), OR OTHERWISE, FOR ANY INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, EXEMPLARY, LIQUIDATED, OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO LOSS OF PROFIT, REVENUE OR BUSINESS, ARISING IN WHOLE OR IN PART FROM YOUR ACCESS TO THE SITES, YOUR USE OF THE SERVICES, THE SITES OR THIS AGREEMENT, EVEN IF BIZ ACCELERATOR HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. NOTWITHSTANDING ANYTHING TO THE CONTRARY IN THIS AGREEMENT, BIZ ACCELERATOR’S LIABILITY TO YOU FOR ANY CAUSE WHATEVER AND REGARDLESS OF THE FORM OF THE ACTION, WILL AT ALL TIMES BE LIMITED TO A MAXIMUM OF $500.00 (FIVE HUNDRED UNITED STATES DOLLARS).
You shall defend, indemnify, and hold harmless Biz Accelerator and its officers, directors, shareholders, and employees, from and against all claims, suits, proceedings, losses, liabilities, and expenses, whether in tort, contract, or otherwise, that arise out of or relate, including but not limited to attorneys’ fees, in whole or in part arising out of or attributable to any breach of this Agreement or any activity by you in relation to the Sites or your use of the Services.
Biz Accelerator may at any time terminate its legal agreement with you and access to the Services: a. if you have breached any provision of this Agreement (or have acted in a manner which clearly shows that you do not intend to, or are unable to comply with the provisions of this Agreement); b. if Biz Accelerator, in its sole discretion, believes it is required to do so by law (for example, where the provision of the Service to you is, or becomes, unlawful); c. for any reason and at any time with or without notice to you; or d. immediately upon notice, to the email address provided by you as part of your Registration Information. You acknowledge and agree that Biz Accelerator may immediately deactivate your account and delete all related information and files in your account and/or prohibit any further access to all files and the Services by you. Further, you agree that Biz Accelerator shall not be liable to you or any third party for any termination of your access to the Services.
We reserve the right, at any time, to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, the Sites or Services with or without notice. Biz Accelerator reserves the right to change the Services, including applicable fees, at our sole discretion and from time to time. In such event, if you are a paid user to the Services, and modifications are material changes, we will provide notice to you. If you do not agree to the changes after receiving a notice of the change to the Services, you may stop using the Services. Your use of the Services after you are notified of any change will constitute your agreement to such change. You agree that Biz Accelerator shall not be liable to you or any third party for any modification, suspensions, or discontinuance of the Services.
Any changes to this Agreement may be provided to you by electronic means (i.e., via email or by posting the information on the Sites). In addition, the Agreement may indicate the date it was last revised. You are deemed to accept and agree to be bound by any changes to the Agreement when you use the Services after such changes are published.
Arizona state law governs this Agreement without regard to its conflicts of laws provisions.
To begin an arbitration proceeding, send a letter requesting arbitration and describing your claim to Biz Accelerator, 5505 W Chandler Blvd, Ste 5, Chandler, AZ 85226. Arbitration will be conducted by the American Arbitration Association (AAA) before a single AAA arbitrator under the AAA’s rules, which are available at www.adr.org or by calling 1-800-778-7879. Payment of all filing, administration, and arbitrator fees and costs will be governed by the AAA’s rules. Biz Accelerator will not seek its attorneys’ fees or costs in arbitration unless the arbitrator determines your claims or defenses are frivolous. You may choose to have the arbitration conducted by telephone, based on written submissions, or in person in the county where you live or at another mutually agreed on location. The decision of the arbitrator shall be final and not appealable, and judgment on the arbitration award may be entered in any court having jurisdiction thereof. This Section shall survive expiration, termination, or rescission of this Agreement.
Last Updated: August 19, 2022
a) Personal information for the purposes of conducting business-to-business (B2B) events and related activities, including but not limited to promotions, registration, notifications, and communication.
b) Personal information for the purposes of providing the benefits of our services and other affiliated services (collectively, the “Biz Accelerator Services”); and/or
c) Personal information as necessary to manage, run, and improve our business.
In certain circumstances, there may be more than one Information Controller processing your information. For example, your employer, your service provider, or a financial partner may also act as an Information Controller of personal information processed by Biz Accelerator. In these situations, we act as an independent Information Controller over our processing activities – meaning that we, as an Information Controller, make determinations over how your personal information will be processed independently from the other Information Controller. The other Information Controller may have their own obligations under applicable information privacy law, and you may need to speak with the other Information Controller directly for questions on how they process your personal information.
Biz Accelerator Account information
In order to access the benefits we make available as part of the Biz Accelerator Services, data entered into one service or feature becomes a part of your Biz Accelerator Account.
The personal information contained within your Biz Accelerator Account is the combination of information that Biz Accelerator has about you. Your Biz Accelerator Account may include your credentials; your name and contact details; payment information; information about your activities, interests, and preferences; information we have collected about you from third-party sources; and insights associated with you.
The information in your Biz Accelerator Account will be shared across the Biz Accelerator platform to generate our various offerings, services, and experiences and otherwise maximize the benefits to you of our platform.
Information you give us
The personal information that we receive about you depends on the context of your interactions with Biz Accelerator and the choices that you make, including your privacy settings. Personal information that you provide may also depend upon what services or experiences you use, your location, and applicable law.
Information we get when you use the products and services.
We may collect certain information about you when you access or use the Biz Accelerator websites or use our Services. This may include:
Information provided by others
At Biz Accelerator, we believe that you have rights to information that pertains to you, your household, and your business. If another person has input or processed information in the Biz Accelerator websites or otherwise provided information on behalf of you, your family, or your business (and we are processing such information as an Information Controller), you may ask to receive a copy of your information, even if you do not have an account with us. To help protect the privacy and security of your information, you may be asked to provide additional information to verify your identity or ownership rights prior to receiving a copy of the information. To request a copy of your information, please see the section “Your information rights and choices” below.
Other information sources
We may also get information about you from others where permitted by applicable law. For example, we receive information from:
Some services and experiences part of the Biz Accelerator Services require you to provide information to function. If you do not wish to provide the required information, you may not use certain services or features.
We collect and process personal information from you only where:
Personal information is used to operate our business, including but not limited to:
Biz Accelerator may also combine information you provide or generated about you as part of the Services in anonymous or aggregate form with anonymous or aggregate information about other users of the Services or other Biz Accelerator services. We may share or make available information that you provide or generated by the Services in anonymous or aggregated form (that cannot be used to identify you) for Biz Accelerator’s own internal analytics or for research or public-interest purposes. We may also use your personal information for other purposes that are compatible with the disclosed purposes if and where this is permitted by applicable law.
From time to time, we may need to share your information in the following circumstances:
With your consent. We share your information with third parties when we have your consent to do so.
For research. With appropriate controls, we may share information with third parties for research purposes or policy-related materials.
For joint sales, promotions, and events. We may share your information with affiliates, sponsors, or other third parties who jointly provide sales initiatives, promotions, or events with us.
With financial services providers. We may share personal information with collection agencies, credit bureaus and loan service providers, financial product underwriters, and payment card association members. Late payments, missed payments, or other defaults on your account may be reflected in your credit report and consumer report. We may also share your personal information with other companies, lawyers, credit bureaus, agents, government agencies, and card associations in connection with issues related to fraud, credit, or debt collection.
For mergers and acquisitions. If we are involved with a merger, asset sale, financing, liquidation, bankruptcy, or the acquisition of all or part of our business to another company (collectively, a “Transaction”), we may share your information with that company and its advisors before and after the Transaction date.
Sales of personal information to third parties. We do not and will not sell personal information to third parties without your permission.
Your right to limit information sharing. Certain laws, including Federal Law for our United States customers, provides our customers with the right to limit our information sharing activities in certain circumstances. For example, you may have the right to limit our sharing of information to both affiliates and third parties for marketing purposes.
Non-responsive services, links, and integrations
Advertising and analytics
Biz Accelerator may use advertising networks and other providers to display advertising on our Biz Accelerator websites or to manage our advertising on other sites. Our advertising partners may place cookies on unaffiliated websites in order to serve advertisements that may be relevant to you based on your browsing activities and interests and determine the effectiveness of such advertisements. You may be able to opt-out of such interest-based advertising by visiting Digital Advertising Alliance’s Network Advertising Initiative’s or Your Online Choices.
For legal reasons
We may share your information with third parties for legal reasons, including:
If you are a resident of certain states or countries, you may have the right to:
Access. You may have the right to access the categories of personal information we have collected about you, the sources from which that information was collected, the business or commercial purpose for collecting your personal information, the categories of third parties with whom we share your personal information, the specific pieces of personal information we have collected about you, the categories of personal information we sold about you, the categories of third parties to whom we sold personal information about you, and the categories of personal information we disclosed for a business purpose.
Deletion. You may have the right, under certain circumstances, to request that we delete the personal information you have provided to us.
Correction. You can edit and correct your personal information at any time by contacting us or by changing it directly in our products or services.
Manage marketing communications from us. You can update your marketing communication preferences by contacting us, clicking “Unsubscribe” at the bottom of marketing emails or responding “STOP” to SMS/text messages.
Non-discrimination. You have the right to be free from discrimination related to your exercise of any California privacy rights as a California resident.
You can file a request or act on one of your rights by contacting us at the contact details provided under the section “How to contact us.” If you make a privacy request, we may invoke legal exemptions available under applicable laws, including but not limited to the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA).
Verification. In order to protect your personal information from unauthorized access or deletion, we may require you to verify your login credentials before you can submit a rights request. If you do not have an account with us, or if we suspect that your account has suffered fraudulent or malicious activity, we may ask you to provide additional personal information for verification. If we are subsequently unable to confirm your identity, we may refuse your rights request.
Authorized agents. You may use an authorized agent to submit a rights request. If you do so, the agent must present signed written authorization to act on your behalf. You may also be required to independently verify your identity or your legal authority or ownership of the personal information.
Unless you specifically ask us to delete your personal information as explained in the section titled “Your information rights and choices,” above, we retain your personal information as long as it is necessary to comply with our data retention policies and obligations. For example, we may maintain your Biz Accelerator Account for our legal or regulatory compliance needs (e.g., maintaining records of transactions you have made with us), exercising, establishing, defending legal claims, and protecting against fraudulent or abusive activity on our service.
There may be occasions where we cannot entirely delete or de-identify your information due to technical or other operational reasons. Where this is the case, we will take reasonable measures to securely isolate your personal information from any further processing until we can delete or de-identify it.
We use physical, technical, and organizational safeguards designed to protect your information. However, despite these controls, we cannot completely ensure or warrant the security of your information. Although we do our best to protect your personal information and data, no data transmission over the internet or any wireless network can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, while we strive to protect your personal information and data, you acknowledge that: (a) there are security and privacy limitations inherent to the internet which are beyond our control; and (b) the security, integrity, and privacy of any information and data exchanged between you and us through our website and applications cannot be guaranteed. By providing personal information to us, you agree that we may communicate with you electronically regarding security, privacy, and administrative issues relating to your use of our websites, products, and services. If we learn of a security breach involving your personal information, we may attempt to notify you electronically by sending you an email. To withdraw your consent to receive electronic notice of a data breach, please contact us using the contact information below.
Submit your privacy question here.
Direct Mail: Biz Accelerator, Attention: Privacy, 5505 W Chandler Blvd, Ste 5, Chandler, AZ 85226.
If you have an unresolved privacy or information use concern that we have not addressed satisfactorily, please contact our U.S.-based third-party dispute resolution provider (free of charge) at https://www.jamsadr.com/file-an-eu-us-privacy-shield-claim.
Our services are not intended for or directed to children under the age of 13. We do not knowingly collect personal information from users under the age of 13. If you believe we may have information from a child under the age of 13, please contact us. If we learn that we have collected personal information from a child under the age of 13, we will promptly take steps to delete such information and terminate the minor’s account.