Terms of Use

Ideas on Fire, LLC (“Ideas on Fire,” “we,” “us,” or “our”) welcomes you.  We invite you to access and use our websites, including, without limitation, ideasonfire.net, cathyhannabach.com, gradschoolrockstars.com, gradschoolrockstars.slack.com, facultyrockstars.com, and imagineotherwise.com (the “Websites”).

We provide visitors to our Websites (“Visitors”) access to the Websites subject to the following Terms of Use, which may be updated by us without notice to you.  By browsing the public areas or by accessing and using the Websites, you acknowledge that you have read, understood, and agree to be legally bound by these Terms of Use and our Privacy Policy, which is hereby incorporated by reference (collectively, this “Agreement”).  If you do not agree to any of these terms, then please do not use the Websites.

Any user who purchases a product, service, or program and subsequently registers with us (each, a “Registered User”) is agreeing to the terms of this Agreement. By browsing the public or private areas or by accessing and using the Websites, you acknowledge that you have read, understood, and agree to be legally bound by these Terms of Use, our Privacy Policy, and our Community Standards Policy which are hereby incorporated by reference (collectively, this “Agreement”).   If you do not agree to any of these terms, then please do not use the Websites.

Our Websites, programs, products, and services are for people over the age of 18. If you are under the age of 18, please do not use our Websites or purchase our programs, products, or services.

Results Disclaimer

Ideas on Fire offers academic editing, indexing, and consulting services, programs, and products. There is no promise or representation that you will complete an academic degree program, complete or publish a manuscript, or receive a promotion as a result of using our products and services. As with any situation, your results will vary and will be based on your personal abilities, experience, knowledge, capabilities, level of desire, and an infinite number of variables beyond our control, including variables we (or you) have not anticipated. 
There are no guarantees concerning the level of success you may experience. Each person’s results will vary. There are unknown risks in any career.
 The use of our information, programs, products, and services should be based on your own due diligence and you agree that we are not liable for your success or failure.

Any stories, case studies or testimonials contained on this website do not constitute a warranty, guarantee or prediction regarding the outcome of an individual using Ideas on Fire Websites, programs, products, or services for any particular situation. While all materials and links to other resources are posted in good faith, the accuracy, validity, effectiveness, completeness, or usefulness of any information posted, as with any publication, cannot be guaranteed. Cathy Hannabach and Ideas on Fire, LLC accept no responsibility or liability whatsoever for the use or misuse of the information contained on this website, including links to other resources.

Privacy Policy

Your use of our Websites is subject to Ideas on Fire’s Privacy Policy. Please review our Privacy Policy, which also governs the Websites and informs users of our data collection practices.

Community Standards Policy

Registered Users of our Websites are subject to Ideas on Fire’s Community Standards policy. Please review the Community Standards Policy, which also governs the Websites.

Electronic Communications

Visiting our Websites or sending emails to Ideas on Fire or any of its representatives constitutes electronic communications. You consent to receive electronic communications and you agree that all agreements, notices, disclosures and other communications that we provide to you electronically, via email and on the Websites, satisfy any legal requirement that such communications be in writing.

Links to Third Party Sites/Third party Services

Our Websites may contain links to other websites (“Linked Sites”). The Linked Sites are not under the control of Ideas on Fire and Ideas on Fire is not responsible for the contents of any Linked Site, including without limitation any link contained in a Linked Site, or any changes or updates to a Linked Site. Ideas on Fire is providing these links to you only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by Ideas on Fire of the site or any association with its operators. Certain services made available via our Websites are delivered by third party sites and organizations. By using any product, service or functionality originating from our Websites domain, you hereby acknowledge and consent that Ideas on Fire may share such information and data with any third party with whom Ideas on Fire has a contractual relationship to provide the requested product, service or functionality on behalf of our users and customers.

Intellectual Property

All Website, program, service, and product content and materials (audio, video, images, worksheets, website content, activities, logos, chat room content, and email communications from us) are the exclusive property of Ideas on Fire, with all rights reserved. All content produced by a Registered User (“Registered User Content”) is the exclusive property of that Registered User, with all rights reserved. All material may only be used in the manner detailed in these Terms of Use. Permission to use Website, program, service, or product material in any other way must be obtained in writing from Cathy Hannabach on behalf of Ideas on Fire. Permission to use Registered User Content (blog posts, blog comments, activities, or chat room content) in any way must be obtained in writing from that participant. Ideas on Fire will never use Registered User Content without written consent from that Registered User, except if compelled by a court of law.

Program materials are for the sole use of individuals registered for the Ideas on Fire programs, or others as approved by Cathy Hannabach on behalf of Ideas on Fire. Any unauthorized use of program content is prohibited by US federal law.

As a program participant, you may view and read for your own personal, non-commercial use all materials that are part of the program curriculum. You may also print any or all pdf files for your own personal, non-commercial use while participating in the program. But you may not share, communicate, publish, or in any manner distribute to other parties the program materials, Website logins and passwords, readings, references, or links.

The terms and conditions regarding use of materials apply upon registration for the programs, while you are enrolled in the programs, and upon and after completing, withdrawing from, or terminating the programs. After the end of each program, Ideas on Fire reserves the right to permanently delete all Registered User Content from that session’s program.

You agree to observe and abide by all copyright and other proprietary notices, legends or other restrictions contained in any such content and will not make any changes thereto. You will not modify, publish, transmit, reverse engineer, participate in the transfer or sale, create derivative works, or in any way exploit any of the content, in whole or in part, found on the Websites. Ideas on Fire content is not for resale. Your use of the Websites does not entitle you to make any unauthorized use of any protected content, and in particular you will not delete or alter any proprietary rights or attribution notices in any content.

Third Party Accounts

You will be able to connect with third party accounts while using our Websites. By connecting to your third party account, you acknowledge and agree that you are consenting to the continuous release of information about you to others (in accordance with your privacy settings on those third party sites). If you do not want information about you to be shared in this manner, do not use this feature.

Indemnity/Responsibility for Loss

You are responsible for and will indemnify and hold Ideas on Fire and its representatives harmless from and against any and all liability, claims, and losses resulting from your actions in connection with purchasing our programs, services, or products and your breach of any terms and conditions of these Terms of Use, the Privacy Policy, and the Community Standards Policy.

International Users

All Ideas on Fire Websites, programs, services, products, and material are controlled, operated, and administered by Ideas on Fire from offices within the USA. If you access our Websites, programs, services, or products from a location outside the USA, you are responsible for compliance with all local laws. You agree that you will not use Ideas on Fire content in any country or in any manner prohibited by any applicable laws, restrictions, or regulations.

Refund and Cancellation Policy

We do not offer refunds on editing or indexing services. You may cancel your membership in Grad School Rockstars community at any time at which point you will not be charged for the following month’s membership and your membership account will be deleted.

Termination/Access Restriction

Any individual who does not agree to or abide by these Terms of Use, the Privacy Policy, and our Community Standards Policy will have their access to the Websites, programs, services, and products terminated, and possibly face legal action.