Using eBay Academy
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BY ACCESSING THE SITE, YOU ARE ABOUT TO REVIEW VARIOUS COURSES AND TOPICS THAT DISCUSS AND INSTRUCT ON EBAY TOOLS, BEST PRACTICES, AND TIPS. THE COURSE TOPICS, LINKS, VIDEOS, AND ALL OTHER INFORMATION ARE VOLUNTARY AND FOR EDUCATIONAL PURPOSES ONLY AND PROVIDED WITHOUT WARRANTY ON AN “AS IS” BASIS. THE COURSES ARE INTENDED TO INFORM SELLERS ABOUT EBAY PRODUCTS. AS SUCH, NO CONTENT ON EBAY ACADEMY SHALL BE USED TO REPLACE ANY INFORMATION PROVIDED ON OTHER EBAY SERVICES. EBAY RESERVES THE RIGHT TO REMOVE AND REPLACE CONTENT ON THE WEBSITE WITH NO WARNING.
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Limitations of Liability
TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, EBAY SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES OR ANY LOSS OF PROFITS OR REVENUES, WHETHER INCURRED DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, OR ANY LOSS OF DATA, USE, GOODWILL OR OTHER INTANGIBLE LOSSES, RESULTING FROM: (A) YOUR ACCESS TO OR USE OF OR INABILITY TO ACCESS OR USE THE SERVICES; (B) ANY CONDUCT OR CONTENT OF ANY PARTY OTHER THAN EBAY, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY DEFAMATORY, OFFENSIVE, OR ILLEGAL CONDUCT; OR (C) UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS, USE, OR ALTERATION OF YOUR CONTENT OR INFORMATION. IN NO EVENT SHALL EBAY’S AGGREGATE LIABILITY FOR ALL CLAIMS RELATED TO THESE SERVICES EXCEED TWENTY U.S. DOLLARS ($20).
YOU ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT THE DISCLAIMERS AND THE LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY SET FORTH IN THESE TERMS REFLECT A REASONABLE AND FAIR RISK ALLOCATION BETWEEN YOU AND EBAY, AND THAT THESE LIMITATIONS ARE AN ESSENTIAL BASIS TO EBAY’S ABILITY TO MAKE THESE SERVICES AVAILABLE TO YOU.
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By using academy.ebay.com, you agree to our User Privacy Notice (“UPN”) as well as the collection, transfer, storage and use of your personal information by eBay on servers located in the United States.
Governing Law and Jurisdiction
You agree that any dispute related to these Terms will be governed by the laws of the State of California, excluding its conflicts of laws provisions. You further consent to the personal jurisdiction of and exclusive venue in the federal and state courts located in and serving Santa Clara County, California as the legal forum for any such dispute.
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