Checkbox Software Inc. Terms and Conditions

Last Updated September 2, 2023


By using this website you agree to these Terms and Conditions. If you do not agree to all of these Terms and Conditions of use, then do not use this website. The website and the VBDB Apps are provided by Checkbox Software Inc. , which may revise and update these Terms and Conditions at any time. Your continued usage of the web site means you accept those changes.


We are committed to protecting the privacy of children. You should be aware that this website is not intended or designed to attract children under the age of 13 except for with the use by an adult teacher or under parental guidance. We do not collect personally identifiable information from any person with the exception of the adult users email address and name in order to facilitate a software subscription. The data entry of a student name and student full name is totally for the user's identification purpose. Please use an alias to protect your student's privacy.  We do not knowingly allow children under the age of 18 to order our subscriptions. We do not sell third party advertising on our site. Our information practices are designed to comply with the United States Federal Trade Commission's Children's Online Privacy Protection Act "COPPA". Any revision to our data collection, use and disclosure practices that might require notice and/or verifiable parental consent for users of our site under the age of 13 will be done in accordance with COPPA.


Our software uses "cookies." which are small text files that we place in visitors' computer browsers to store their preferences. Cookies themselves do not contain any personally identifiable information. Although cookies could enable us to relate a visitor's use of this web site to personal information that a visitor has provided, such as an email address, we do not use them for this purpose. We use Cookies to enable the apps to transfer data from your computer to our server for the operation of the dynamic software displays that makes these apps function. Cookies are also used to remember the user and the student selected when using the apps.


Web traffic data which includes pages visited, the date and time of the visit, IP address, and the version of browser used are collected in our web logs. We may use this information for improving content and services and for investigating cases of suspected abuse. We do not share this information with third parties, commercial or otherwise.


We do not share any personally identifiable information of our users with any third parties, commercial or otherwise. We may, however, comply with requests for personally identifiable information from law enforcement or other governmental agencies, or requested pursuant to subpoena.  


Checkbox Software Inc. authorizes you to use the software on the VBDB Apps website solely for your personal and noncommercial use. No material provided by Checkbox Software Inc. may be made available to any other web site without the express, written permission of Checkbox Software Inc..    The content is protected by copyright under both United States and foreign laws. Title to the Content remains with Checkbox Software Inc. Any use of the Content not expressly permitted by these Terms and Conditions is a breach of these Terms and Conditions and may violate copyright, trademark, and other laws. Content and features are subject to change or termination without notice in the editorial discretion of Checkbox Software Inc. All rights not expressly granted herein are reserved to Checkbox Software Inc. If you violate any of these Terms and Conditions, your permission to use the Content automatically terminates and you must immediately destroy any copies you have made of any portion of the Content.

LIABILITY OF Checkbox Software Inc.

The use of the VBDB Apps website and the content is at your own risk. When using the VBDB Apps website, information will be transmitted over a medium which is beyond the control and jurisdiction of Checkbox Software Inc. and its suppliers. Accordingly, Checkbox Software Inc. assumes no liability for or relating to the delay, failure, interruption, or corruption of any data or other information transmitted in connection with use of the VBDB Apps Site. The VBDB Apps Site and the content are provided on an "as is" basis. Checkbox Software Inc., its licensers, and its suppliers, to the fullest extent permitted by the law, disclaim all warranties, either express or implied, statutory or otherwise, including but not limited to the implied warranties of merchant ability, non-infringement of third parties' rights, and fitness for particular purpose. Specifically, Checkbox Software Inc., its licensers, and its suppliers make no representations or warranties about the following: The accuracy, reliability, completeness, current state, or timeliness of the Content, software, text, graphics, links, or communications provided on or through the use of the VBDB Apps website. In no event shall Checkbox Software Inc., its licensers, its suppliers, or any third parties mentioned on the VBDB Apps Website be liable for any damages (including, without limitation, incidental and consequential damages, personal injury/wrongful death, lost profits, or damages resulting from lost data or business interruption) resulting from the use of or inability to use the VBDB Apps Website or the Content or products, whether based on warranty, contract, tort, or any other legal theory, and whether or not VBDB Apps is advised of the possibility of such damages. Checkbox Software Inc. is not liable for any personal injury caused by your use or misuse of the Website.


Contact us is a form that you may fill out to send us comments and questions. This form is transmitted to Checkbox Software Inc. as an email. You grant Checkbox Software Inc. and all other persons or entities involved in the operation of the Website right to transmit, monitor, retrieve, store, and use your submitted information. Checkbox Software Inc. cannot and does not assume any responsibility or liability for any information you submit.

You agree to defend, indemnify, and hold Checkbox Software Inc., its officers, directors, employees, agents, licensers, and suppliers, harmless from and against any claims, actions or demands, liabilities and settlements including without limitation, reasonable legal and accounting fees, resulting from, or alleged to result from, your violation of these Terms and Conditions.


Checkbox Software Inc. is based in Washington state, in the United States of America. Checkbox Software Inc. makes no claims that the Content is appropriate or may be downloaded outside of the United States. Access to the Content may not be legal by certain persons or in certain countries. If you access the VBDB Apps Site or products from outside the United States, you do so at your own risk and are responsible for compliance with the laws of your jurisdiction. The following provisions survive the expiration or termination of these Terms and Conditions for any reason whatsoever: Liability, User Submissions, Indemnity, Jurisdiction, and Complete Agreement.


You expressly agree that exclusive jurisdiction for any dispute with Checkbox Software Inc., or in any way relating to your use of the VBDB Apps website or products, resides in the courts of Washington state and you further agree and expressly consent to the exercise of personal jurisdiction in the courts of the State of Washington in connection with any such dispute including any claim involving Checkbox Software Inc. or its affiliates, subsidiaries, employees, contractors, officers, directors, telecommunication providers, and content providers. These Terms and Conditions are governed by the internal substantive laws of the State of Washington, without respect to its conflict of laws and principles. If any provision of these Terms and Conditions is found to be invalid by any court having competent jurisdiction, the invalidity of such provision shall not affect the validity of the remaining provisions of these Terms and Conditions, which shall remain in full force and effect. No waiver of any of these Terms and Conditions shall be deemed a further or continuing waiver of such term or condition or any other term or condition.



Except as expressly provided in other areas of the VBDB Apps webite, these Terms and Conditions constitute the agreement between you and Checkbox Software Inc. with respect to the use of the VBDB Apps website, content, and programs. Your use of the VBDB Apps website and programs is also subject to the Checkbox Software Inc. Privacy Policy. Checkbox Software Inc. reserves the right to update or revise this Agreement at any time. Please check this Agreement periodically for changes. Your continued use of the service following the posting of any changes to this Agreement constitutes acceptance of those changes.

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