TERMS AND CONDITIONS
- Subject Matter of the Contract
1.2 These provisions govern the relationship between the Consumer (hereafter also referred to as Student) subscribed to a preparation course for the university admission tests (hereafter referred to as Course or Courses) organized by 700+ Club (hereafter referred to as 700+ Club).
1.2 700+ Club is a registered trademark of MODULUS SRL. Modulus SRL is the contractual counterparty of the Consumer who enrols in the subject courses.
1.3 Registered office of MODULUS SRL: via dei Bossi 2/A, 20121, Milan.
Operational headquarters of MODULUS SRL: Viale Cassala 22, 20143, Milan.
E-mail address: email@example.com; certified e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
1.4 700+ Club offers Courses carried out entirely online and conducted in English. The minimum level of English recommended to take the Courses and then take the tests is a B2 level. Certifications proving the level of English are not required, and it will be at the discretion of the Consumer to ensure that Consumer’s level is comparable to the recommended level.
1.5 The characteristics of the individual Courses (purpose of the course, provisional calendar, duration in days and hours of classes, program, teaching materials provided, costs and registration methods, etc.) are described in the respective product pages on the website www.700plus.club and in the illustrative and advertising materials distributed publicly.
- Course Registration and Payment
2.1 The Consumer must register for Courses through the website www.700plus.club. It is not possible to register for any Course or attend classes before making the appropriate payment. Consumer who has attended the free on-boarding session for the GMAT or SAT and wishes to continue with the Course must pay the course registration fee before the next lesson. Enrolment is considered completed when 700+ Club sends the Consumer the email confirming successful enrolment.
2.2 The payment is for the Course only and does not include the official exam fees. Payment of the latter and of any other costs related to the official exam, including but not limited to registration, rescheduling, or cancellation fees, is the sole responsibility of the Consumer. 700+Club bears no responsibility or control over the availability of seats for the official exams.
2.3 If the Student is a minor, the course must be purchased on his/her behalf by an adult. The adult constitutes the contracting party and the minor the beneficiary. The invoices are issued to the Student’s name by default.
2.4 Consumer has access to several payment methods through 700+ Club’s website for purchasing the Course. In case of payment in instalments, the Consumer will enter into a separate contract with the Pledg Inc. In this case, payment will be handled according to Pledg’s terms. To learn more, click here. 700+ Club is not a party to the Consumer’s contract with Pledg Inc., and Consumer may not assert against 700+ Club any right, claim, exception or other legal issue Consumer may have against Pledg Inc.
2.5 At the time of registration for the Course, it is sometimes possible to use discount codes. Packages of products or bundles consisting of several products cannot be combined with discounts, coupon codes, vouchers.
2.6 To ensure the best learning conditions, the Courses are reserved for a limited number of participants; therefore, enrolments are accepted until all available places are filled. 700+ Club reserves the right not to accept the enrolment of a Consumer by notifying the Consumer in writing.
2.7 In case the minimum number of enrolments is not reached, 700+ Club has the right to cancel a Course. In this case, 700+ Club will promptly notify the Consumer and make the refund of the amount paid within 30 days of such cancellation, excluding the cost of any course materials already delivered or activated, without any obligation arising from such cancellation to compensate the Consumer for any damage whatsoever or to grant any other form of compensation.
3.1 When registering for 700+ Club courses, Consumer must make sure that name and other details of the Student are correct. In case the Student’s data need to be changed, please send an e-mail to email@example.com.
3.2 700+ Club assumes no responsibility for failure or incomplete delivery of services due to incorrect information provided by the Consumer.
3.3 700+ Club will send the Student several emails for the onboarding to Courses. It is the responsibility of the Student to follow the instructions received and ensure that all accounts for the digital products, including those of third parties, are set up correctly. 700+ Club does not have any obligation for the setup of the accounts and does not assume any responsibility for failure to use its or the third-party’s materials.
3.4 All communications about the Course, including assignments, recordings, and announcements will be held and shared exclusively via Discord, so it is the responsibility of the Student to check it regularly. The Discord app must be downloaded on the phone and notifications must be enabled. All communication with tutors is done through the specific Discord channels.
- Scheduling / rescheduling / cancellation of classes.
4.1 Individual course
4.1.1 In order to start the classes, all steps communicated in the onboarding emails must be completed.
4.1.2 Invitations to classes/sessions are sent via e-mail to the e-mail address specified during registration/purchase of the Course. It is the Student’s responsibility to ensure that the correct e-mail address is provided and to check the emails in order to receive all communications in a timely manner.
4.1.3 If the Student is late to the class, the tutor must be notified on Discord in the dedicated channel. The class will still end at the scheduled time. In case of delay of more than 15 minutes, the tutor has the right to cancel the class and unused hours are lost.
4.1.4 If the Student is a no show, after 15 minutes from the scheduled start time the class is cancelled and unused hours are lost.
4.1.5 The Student can request to reschedule a class, with at least 24 hr prior notice, by sending a message to the tutor on the Discord channel. A new lesson will then be scheduled based on the tutor’s availability. A rescheduling request submitted less than 24 hours in advance will not be accepted, and the Student will lose the right to the lesson.
4.2 Group Course
4.2.1 700+ Club shall notify the Student of the course schedule sufficiently in advance and shall take major holidays into account. However, it may happen that classes are scheduled on a public holiday. A Student’s failure to attend a class on a holiday will result in the loss of that lesson.
4.2.2 If a Student is unable to attend a lesson, the tutor must be informed on Discord in the dedicated group course chat. Please inform the tutor at least one hour before the class.
4.2.3 In case of a missed class, the Student will have access to the recorded lesson. 700+ Club has no obligation to provide any other help, teaching, or materials to recover the missed lesson.
4.2.4 In the event that all Students in a group do not attend a scheduled lesson, even if communicated by the Student/s in advance, 700+ Club has no obligation to reschedule the lesson.
4.2.5 Students joining the Course at a later date, when the Course has already started, will have access to the previous recorded lessons. 700+ Club has no obligation to provide other help, teaching, or materials to recover the lessons not attended.
4.2.6 700+ Club undertakes to timely confirm the Student’s subscription to the Course and provide all necessary information in order for the Student to start the Course. However, it is the responsibility of the Student to notify 700+ Club in case no information has been received 12 hrs before the start of the Course. In absence of such notification, the provisions of para 4.2.5. will apply.
- Course Duration.
5.1 For individual course Students, individual lessons must be exhausted within 6 months from the date of purchase. After this period has elapsed, 700+ Club reserves the right to cancel the lessons without owing anything to the Consumer. Any extension of this deadline is at the sole discretion of 700+ Club.
- Use of online platforms
6.1 As part of group and individual Courses, the Consumer will have access to the online platforms within the following terms:
6.1.1 700+ Club GMAT platform – 6 months from the date of account activation;
6.1.2 SAT platform – 6 months from the start date of the course;
6.1.3 GRE platform – 6 months from the course start date;
6.1.4 Official GMAT material – 1 year from the date of activation.
6.1.5 The trial access has a duration of 5 days. This term cannot be extended and it is not possible to re-register for the trial access.
6.2 The Consumer agrees not to share the platform access, recordings, or screen livestreaming with anyone else, and to be the sole user of the lessons and any other materials provided by the 700+ Club. If the Consumer violates these obligations, 700+ Club reserves the right to demand a penalty of €2,000 from the student and to exclude him/her immediately from the course.
- Class participation requirements
7.1 Since all of the Courses are held online, it is the Student’s responsibility to have a stable Internet connection. If due to a malfunction of the connection on the Student’s side one or more lessons must be cancelled or cannot be followed by the Student, the tutor has the right to count such lessons as fulfilled.
7.2 The Student must ensure that the microphone and video camera are working during the lessons. For safety reasons, the camera must be turned on at all times. The tutor can at his/her discretion remove the Student from the group if his/her camera is not turned on.
7.3 Practice questions posed to the tutor during or outside of the lessons can only be official GMAT/GRE/SAT questions or questions from 700+Club study material. Questions of different genres or taken from unofficial sources will not be considered.
7.4 700+ Club works with the best tutors, of thorough training and proven teaching ability. In the event, however, that the individual student wishes to change a tutor, he or she should send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org, and a phone call will be arranged to assess feedback and decide on the further action.
7.5 Tutors in group Courses cannot be changed.
7.6 The Student assumes the responsibiliy to maintain appropriate behavior and communication with tutors and fellow students during classes. In particular, displays of hatred, discrimination or racism will not be tolerated.
7.7 700+ Club reserves the right at its sole discretion to exclude from the course, without compensation or refund, anyone who has acted in such a way as to show lack of dignity or respect for tutors and/or students, anyone who has violated Classroom Etiquette Rules, or anyone who has violated 700+ Club’s intellectual property rights. Such Student, excluded for any of the above reasons, will not be eligible for re-enrollment.
7.8 The Student agrees to abide by the following Classroom Etiquette Rules, which are an integral part of this contract:
7.8.1 No recording. Students may not take pictures or videos of others, or of the presentation or lectures, without permission. No sharing or posting pictures or videos of others without their knowledge and permissions is allowed.
7.8.2 Be professional. Students must dress in appropriate clothing for the class. Students are responsible for their username, computer screen, and the background they show to others. Students may not display offensive or inappropriate material on their persons or screen. The camera must be turned on at all times during the class.
7.8.3 Be respectful and polite. Ask appropriate questions and be willing to listen to other students and participate in the learning process. Questions and comments should always be related to the discussion at hand. Do not abuse the chat room.
7.8.4 Be ready to learn. Arrive to class on time and prepared. Refrain from checking other websites (social media, games, etc.) or messages during class.
7.8.5 Eliminate distractions. Keep quiet until you are called upon to speak. Turn off cell phones. To attend class, choose a place that will not cause distractions for you or others who will see your screen.
- Distance enrollment and right of withdrawal
8.1 Enrolment in 700+ Club Courses takes place exclusively online, in “distance” form.
8.2 Pursuant to Legislative Decree No. 206, September 6, 2005, as amended (Consumer Code), Article 45, letter g, a distance contract is defined as “any contract concluded between the trader and the consumer under an organized distance sales or service provision scheme without the simultaneous physical presence of the trader and the consumer, through the exclusive use of one or more means of distance communication up to and including the conclusion of the contract.”
8.3 Also according to the aforementioned Legislative Decree No. 206/05, 700+Club is the Professional or Supplier and the individual who purchases goods or services at a distance is the Consumer.
8.4 700+ Club does not grant the right of withdrawal to Consumers except in the case provided by the above mentioned law. Therefore:
8.4.1 The Consumer has the right to exercise the right of withdrawal within 14 days from the day on which 700+ Club has confirmed the acceptance of the enrollment;
8.4.2 In application of Article 59 letter o) of Legislative Decree No. 206/05, the Consumer’s right of withdrawal is terminated if the performance of the services of 700+ Club has begun (for example, with the appearance of the Student for the first lesson of the Course, or with the first access to the online platform). In this case, the Consumer declares that the performance of the service has begun during the withdrawal period, as well as that the Consumer has accepted the loss of the right of withdrawal. This statement is equivalent to the confirmation of the loss of the right of withdrawal made by the Professional pursuant to point 3 of letter o) of Article 59 of Legislative Decree No. 206/05.
8.4.3 The request for withdrawal should be addressed to email@example.com. If it is accepted, the refun will be made within 14 days of the request.
8.4.4 No refunds are made under any other circumstances.
- Intellectual Property.
9.1 Courses may include digital access to course content. Subject to Student’s compliance with these Terms and Conditions, 700+Club grants the Student a limited, personal, non-exclusive, revocable and non-transferable license to access the course content during the access period of your Course determined in para 6.1 above.
9.2 All programs used by 700+ Club in the delivery of services, including websites and applications, are the property of 700+Club or its licensors. The Courses are intended for personal, non-commercial use only. You may not enroll in or use any program for the benefit of a competitor of 700+Club. The Programs may not be shared, resold, reproduced, republished, modified, transferred or distributed in any way without the prior written consent of 700+Club. All books, videos, audios, texts, questions, explanations, diagrams, images, animations, and other content you receive or have access to during the Course, regardless of medium or format (collectively, “Course Content”), are protected by copyright law and belong to 700+Club or its licensors.
9.3 Consumer may not download, record, screenshot, copy or reproduce Course Content in any way. It is not allowed to make audio and/or video recordings of a lesson or any part of the Course. Consumer may not decompile, reverse engineer, scrape, or analyze any programs. The trademarks, service marks, designs and logos displayed in the Courses are registered and unregistered trademarks of 700+Club, 700+Club’s licensors and third party vendors and may not be used without the prior written permission of 700+Club. Third party products are the property of such third parties and their respective licensors.
- User Content
Comments, messages, photos and any other content submitted to 700+ Club by the Students through the sites, social media communities, survey responses, email, whatsapp, Discord or otherwise (“User Content”), are considered submitted under an irrevocable, royalty-free, perpetual, transferable license to use, modify, create derivative works from, publish, display and sublicense your User Content, in whole or in part, in any format and on any existing or subsequently created platform, and to associate your User Content with your name and/or image. You are solely responsible for your User Content. You represent that you have the right to submit User Content to us and the right to grant us the license described above. You warrant that your User Content and our use of it does not infringe any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright or other intellectual or proprietary right or right of privacy of any party or individual. For the purposes of this Contract, class recordings constitute User Content.
- Privacy, legal clauses, place of jurisdiction, and other regulations
11.1 Once a consultation call has been requested, 700+ Club team member will call you back and contact you via SMS or WhatsApp if a call hasn’t been scheduled on Calendly.
11.2 When Consumer enrols in 700+ Club’s database, he or she may be contacted via phone, SMS and/or WhatsApp in addition to e-mail.
11.3 During the Course and thereafter, 700+ Club will contact Students to fill out surveys, share feedback, or provide a review.
11.4 The processing of Consumers’ personal data is carried out in compliance with the provisions of Law 196/2003 and European Regulation (EU) 2016/679 and subsequent intervening amendments. The data controller is MODULUS SRL. With the exceptions provided for in Clause 10 of these Terms and Conditions and unless otherwise indicated when registering for an event or a Course, Consumers’ personal data will not be disclosed or disseminated to third parties and may be used exclusively by 700+ Club to provide the services requested.
11.5 Users may at any time request that their data be updated or deleted by writing to firstname.lastname@example.org.
11.6 An English translation of these Terms and Conditions is provided for the sole purpose of making them easier to understand, but only the Italian language version is authentic between 700+ Club and the Consumer.
11.7 Contracts entered into between 700+ Club and Consumers are governed by Italian law, regardless of the nationality or residence of the latter.