Welcome to Bulle de Français! Please take the time to read and understand these Membership terms and conditions (Membership Terms). They govern your (your or you) use of the Bulle de Français service as a member.
Once you click “I agree”, you agree to the Membership Terms as a legally binding contract between you and French Sunnyside. If you do not want to agree to these Membership Terms, we’re sorry but our friendship will have to end there!
In these Membership Terms, Content means all the content available in Bulle de Français including texts, audios, videos, images, user forum content.
1. Payment Plan Agreement Contract
QUARTERLY PAYMENT PLAN MEMBERSHIPS
Applies to memberships where payments are made every trimester during the duration of the membership term.
You understand and agree that you have committed to a contract and you agree to membership fees being payable by you at the rate offered at purchase time every 90 days until you decide to upgrade or to cancel.
Cancellation of PAYMENT PLAN
You understand that you are able cancel your membership any time before the automatic renewal of your membership, which takes place 90 days after you first subscribed. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org to cancel.
You understand that due to the nature of the membership Bulle de Français, no refunds are possible once you have received your digital products. Should you however be dissatisfied with the content, you can easily cancel the renewal of your membership by email at email@example.com.
If you are under 18 years, you need your parents’ permission before becoming a member and accessing the Site.
Your Membership is non-transferable. You must not share the content with anyone else.
You are responsible for how you use Bulle de Français.
Membership is based on periodic subscription fees which are detailed on the Bulle de Français Basic and VIP sign up pages. Your membership, or access to Content, will be suspended or cancelled if I do not receive the fees for your subscription type.
Refunds of subscription fees will not be made.
3. Availability and Use of Bulle de Français
Bulle de Français will usually be sent to your inbox around the 6th of the month, every month. You can access your materials (PDFs + audios) any time you want, for as long as you want. You are free to download the materials and to print them.
4. Rights to Content; intellectual property
Each item of Content is copyright of its author. I own any Bulle de Français-contributed Content, and all other rights in Bulle de Français including its design, compilation and look and feel.
Your membership gives you a right (a revocable, non-exclusive licence) to use the Content for personal purposes. You must not redistribute Content. You may use, modify and manipulate files for your own personal educational purposes, but you must not otherwise exploit the files and the assets in them, or redistribute the files or assets. If you love the Content, please ask your friends to become members too!
You may freely use the procedures and techniques demonstrated in the Content (that is, the knowledge you gain) for any commercial or personal purpose.
The trade marks and logos displayed on the Site are, unless otherwise stated, those of French Sunny Side and others, and you must not use these without the approval of the relevant owner.
5. Fair use and prohibited conduct
My ‘fair use’ policy requires that your use of Bulle de Français and the Content must be fair, genuine and reasonable. You are welcome to use our private chat group to a reasonable extend.
However, a respectful attitude is expected of you at all times.
You also must not:
a. use a false email address, impersonate others, or misrepresent your affiliation with others;
b. insert advertising, branding or other promotional content;
c. use Bulle de Français or the Content in a way that violates applicable law, that violates third party intellectual property or other rights, or that is, fraudulent, obscene, offensive, or defamatory; or
d. except as allowed in these Membership Terms, copy, distribute, transmit, modify or otherwise exploit the Content or any other data or code made available through the Site.
6. Intellectual property complaints
I respect the intellectual property rights of others, and require that you do the same.
Please contact me if you believe that your intellectual property or other rights are being affected by anything on Bulle de Français.
If you are specifically making a copyright-based claim regarding Content, please forward the following information to us:
a. your address, telephone number, and email address;
b. a description of the location of the alleged infringing material;
c. a description of the copyright work that has been allegedly infringed; and
d. a statement by you that you warrant that the information given in your claim is accurate and that you are either the copyright owner or are authorised to act on the copyright owner’s behalf.
7. Forum and community rules
Please read the Forum and Community rules, which are part of these Membership Terms and apply to content contributed to the Bulle de Français by members (such as comments, reviews and forum posts).
I reserve the right, but am not obliged, to monitor all matter posted to our chat group. I am not responsible or liable for material posted by others. I do, however, reserve the right to edit, refuse to post or to remove matter that in our discretion is objectionable or in violation of these Membership Terms, our policies or applicable law.
You must not upload or post any materials that:
a. restrict or inhibit others’ use or enjoyment of Bulle de Français;
b. are false, misleading, fraudulent, unlawful, abusive, harassing, defamatory, obscene, vulgar, or offensive;
c. infringe others’ rights, including privacy or intellectual property rights;
d. disclose personal information about others, particularly sensitive information;
e. contain a virus, spyware, or other harmful component; or
f. contain commercial solicitation or ‘spam’ of any kind.
Personal information that you disclose may be used by French Sunny Side in relation to your membership and Bulle de Français, including marketing activities for the Site. Your personal information will not be shared, published or used by any third parties.
What we share during our coaching sessions is private and cannot be disclosed in any way to any other third party.
However, I may disclose any personal information as necessary to satisfy any law, regulation or government request.
9. Refusal, suspension or termination of membership
I may, in my discretion, immediately restrict, suspend or terminate your membership and access to Bulle de Français if I consider you in breach of these Membership Terms, any other Site rules, or applicable law.
I reserve the right to refuse membership in my discretion (examples include previous breaches of membership terms).
10. Liability and disclaimer
Except as provided in an applicable Non-excludable Law, I am bound only by the express promises made in these Membership Terms and are not bound by implied terms.
Except as provided in an applicable Non-excludable Law:
a. I do not promise that the Content or your access to the Site will be uninterrupted or error-free, that any defects will be corrected, or that the Site or Content are free of viruses or any other harmful components; and
b. I make no promises regarding your access to, or the results of your access to, the Site or Content in terms of correctness, accuracy, timeliness, completeness, reliability or otherwise.
Except as provided in an applicable Non-excludable Law, I and my affiliates are not liable for indirect, incidental, special or consequential damages, loss or revenue or loss of profits which result from any use of or access to, or any inability to use or access, Bulle de Français.
11. Changes to Membership Terms
I may change these Membership Terms from time to time, but I will notify members before doing so. You will be given the opportunity to cancel your subscription with a pro-rata refund (based on time remaining in your subscription) if you do not want to accept the changes. If you do not opt out in this way, your continued subscription to and use of the Site will be an acceptance of the updated Membership Terms.
12. Applicable Laws
I control and operate Bulle de Français from my office in France. The laws of France govern these Membership Terms, and you and French Sunnyside submit to the jurisdiction of the courts there.