Please read this agreement carefully. By clicking the 'AGREE'
button, you understand and agree with this contract.
The Enrollment Application and the following terms and conditions
constitute a legal agreement between you and the "Jewish
Writing Institute" (hereinafter referred to as "JWI").
FEES: I understand the
Enrollment Application and the fees described therein namely:
registration fee $10, six session courses $150.00, one session
workshop $30.00, private tutorial $50.00, Critique and Editing
Services $50.00 per hour and scholarships at $150 each, form an
integral part of this agreement.
TO PAY BY CHECK: If you
would like to pay by check for your course, please send the required
amount along with a note including your full name, e-mail address,
phone number and the title of the course you are enrolling in
and mail to: The Jewish Writing Institute, P.O.Box 301, Safed,
NOTE: ALL FEES ARE PAYABLE
IN US DOLLARS OR ISRAELI SHEKELS. STUDENTS OUTSIDE THE UNITED
STATES MUST PAY IN US FUNDS VIA INTERNATIONAL MONEY ORDER.
INSUFFICIENT FUNDS: ANY
CHECKS RECEIVED BY JWI AND RETURNED FOR INSUFFICIENT FUNDS WILL
BE CHARGED A $25.00 NSF CHECK FEE. ANY STUDENT WHOSE CHECK IS
RETURNED FOR INSUFFICIENT FUNDS WILL BE RESPONSIBLE FOR UNPAID
COURSE FEES, NSF CHECK FEES, AND MAY BE HELD RESPONSIBLE FOR REASONABLE
ATTORNEY AND COLLECTION COSTS
REFUND/TRANSFER POLICY: IF YOU DECIDE TO WITHDRAW FROM A COURSE
OR CANCEL A PRIVATE TUTORIAL, YOU MUST NOTIFY THE DIRECTOR OF
JWI IN WRITING BY EMAIL TO email@example.com
WITHIN 72 HOURS FROM THE SUBMISSION OF THIS AGREEMENT. YOU WILL
BE GIVEN THE OPTION TO TRANSFER TO ANOTHER CLASS OF YOUR CHOOSING
OR RECEIVE A REFUND LESS A $10.00 CANCELLATION PROCESSING FEE.
NO REFUNDS WILL BE GIVEN FOR CANCELLATION REQUESTS MADE AFTER
72 HOURS FROM THE SUBMISSION OF THIS AGREEMENT. REFUNDS ARE SENT
WITHIN 60 DAYS OF CANCELLATION. ON AVERAGE.
THE AVERAGE TIME FOR COMPLETION OF A SIX (6) SESSION COURSE IS
THREE MONTHS; STUDENTS HAVE UP TO ONE YEAR TO COMPLETE ALL SIX
SESSIONS. AFTER THAT THE JWI IS NOT OBLIGATED TO CONTINUE. IF
STUDENT WISHES TO CONTINUE AFTER ONE YEAR, THEY MUST PAY LATE
FEES OF $20 PER SESSION.
Gift Certificates: GIFT
CERTIFICATES EXPIRE IN A PERIOD OF ONE (1) YEAR FROM PURCHASE
AND ARE NOT REFUNDABLE OR TRANSFERABLE
CANCELLATION: JWI RESERVES
THE RIGHT TO CANCEL OR RESCHEDULE A COURSE IN THE EVENT OF INSUFFICIENT
REGISTRATION, ILLNESS OF LECTURER(S) OR FOR ANY OTHER REASON.
JWI WILL ENSURE THAT MAXIMUM POSSIBLE NOTICE IS GIVEN TO THE STUDENT,
AND WILL DEFER OR REFUND THE TUITION FEE AT THE STUDENT'S DISCRETION.
JWI INSTRUCTIORS: JWI
instructors are individual, private contractors and as such JWI
makes no guarantee of the qualifications of its instructors. We
do our best to chose Instructors based on the following criteria:
professional experience, and teaching ability. The majority of
instructors are working professionals who teach on a part-time
basis. We screen the people we contract to teach our courses and
preview all content before offering our courses to the public.
Occasionally and usually for reasons beyond JWI's control, last
minute instructor changes occur. When there is sufficient lead-time,
JWI notifies pre-enrolled students of the change in advance of
the first class session. When this is not the case, the course
is held as scheduled.
REFUNDS ARE NOT ISSUED SOLELY BECAUSE THE PUBLICIZED INSTRUCTOR
IS REPLACED. STUDENTS AGREE TO INDEMNIFY AND HOLD HARMLESS JWI,
ITS OWNERS, AGENTS AND AFFILIATES FROM ANY AND ALL CLAIMS ARISING
FROM THE ACTIONS OF ITS INSTRUCTORS.
In the unlikely event that the instructor and student's computer
programs are incompatible with each other, the mode of course
communication may be switched to fax or postal mail at JWI's discretion..
users who visit this web site from unauthorized disclosure of
personal information to third parties for any purpose, commercial
or otherwise. Registration information provided by you to the
Institute is for informational and registration purposes only.
Your information will not be sold, traded or otherwise made available
to third parties or vendors and will remain private for our records
CONDUCT: There is a zero
tolerance policy against vulgar, obscene, indecent or crude language.
You shall not transmit, submit or post information to www.jewishwriting.com
that contains any viruses, worms, Trojan horses, trap doors, back
doors, easter eggs, time bombs, cancelbots or other code or computer
programming routines that contain contaminating or destructive
properties or that are intended to damage, detrimentally interfere
with, surreptitiously intercept or expropriate any system, data
or personal information.
Any person using the above on a JWI public list, including our
course sessions, will be subject to immediate removal from the
course WITHOUT REFUND OR TRANSFER. Members who fail to adhere
to this guideline may be permanently banned from the JWI community
and all of its lists and public forums. Pictures may be not be
submitted without prior written permission from the instructor.
Students and Instructors may not solicit goods or services within
JWI course sessions, or use student names and email addresses
for any reason other than to conduct normal classroom activities.
COPYRIGHT AND PROPRIETARY RIGHTS:
This World Wide Web site is the property of the Jewish Writing
Institute. All copyright, trademark, and other proprietary rights
in the JWI site and in the text, graphics, and design elements
used by on its site are the property of the JWI. YOU MAY NOT REPRODUCE,
UPLOAD, POST, TRANSMIT, DOWNLOAD OR DISTRIBUTE ANY PART OF THE
JWI WEB SITE OR INFORMATION ACCESSED AT OTHER SITES THROUGH LINKS
MADE AT THE JWI SITE (HEREINAFTER REFERRED TO AS "OTHER SITES"),
OTHER THAN PRINTING OUT OR DOWNLOADING PORTIONS OF THE TEXT AND
IMAGES FOR YOUR OWN PERSONAL, EDUCATIONAL, AND NON-COMMERCIAL
USE. YOU MAY NOT MODIFY THE JWI SITE, OTHER SITES, OR ANY MATERIAL
RESIDING ON SUCH SITES. YOU MUST OBSERVE COPYRIGHT AND OTHER RESTRICTIONS
IMPOSED BY OTHER SITES, OR ANY MATERIAL RESIDING ON SUCH SITES.
YOU MAY NOT USE THE JWI SITE OR OTHER SITES IN ANY MANNER THAT
INFRINGES THE RIGHTS OF ANY PERSON OR ENTITY.
EXCLUSION OF WARRANTIES: THE MATERIALS ON THIS SITE ARE "AS
IS". NO WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND ARE MADE WITH RESPECT TO THE
JWI SITE. JWI DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE JWI SITE WILL MEET YOUR
REQUIREMENTS, WILL BE ACCURATE AT ALL TIMES, OR WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED
OR ERROR FREE. WE EXPRESSLY EXCLUDE AND DISCLAIM ALL EXPRESS AND
IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR
JWI INSTRUCTORS ARE EQUIPPED WITH UPDATED ANTIVIRAL PROGRAMS.
THE JWI IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY VIRUSES, WORMS TROJAN HORSES,
TRAP DOORS, BACK DOORS, EASTER EGGS, TIME BOMBS, CANCELBOTS OR
OTHER CODE OR COMPUTER PROGRAMMING ROUTINES THAT CONTAIN CONTAMINATING
OR DESTRUCTIVE PROPERTIES OR THAT ARE INTENDED TO DAMAGE, DETRIMENTALLY
INTERFERE WITH, SURREPTITIOUSLY INTERCEPT OR EXPROPRIATE ANY SYSTEM,
DATA OR PERSONAL INFORMATION OR OTHER COMPUTER DYSFUNCTIONING
THAT MAY OCCUR AND IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE OCCURRING
AS A RESULT. WE SHALL NOT BE RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE OR LOSS
OF ANY KIND ARISING OUT OF OR RELATED TO YOUR USE OF THE JWI SITE,
INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION DATA LOSS OR CORRUPTION, REGARDLESS
OF WHETHER SUCH LIABILITY IS BASED IN TORT, CONTRACT OR OTHERWISE.
THE INFORMATION PROVIDED ON THIS WORLD WIDE WEB SITE IS ACCURATE
TO THE BEST OF OUR KNOWLEDGE. IT MAY BE INCORRECT OR AN OPINION.
CHOICE OF LAW AND JURISDICTION:
This JWI website is operated from the State of Israel. This Agreement
shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws
of the State of Israel, without reference to any conflict of law
This Agreement constitutes the entire agreement between the parties
pertaining to the subject matter hereof, and supersedes in their
entirety any and all written or oral agreements previously existing
between the parties with respect to such subject matter.
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