Terms of Use & Privacy Policy

™ Chess Educators:

Chess Educators respects the privacy of your personal information. Chess Educator’s privacy, data collection and terms-of-use policies with respect to chesseducators.com (“Site”) are set forth in this statement (“Policy”) and describes how Chess Educators manages personally identifying information provided by you, such as name, address, telephone number, or email address.

By using this site, you signify your acceptance of these terms of use.

This site contains links to other sites. Chess Educators is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such Web sites.

Advertiser Disclosure
Some of our advertisers may use a third-party company to serve their online ads. In the course of serving these advertisements, a unique third-party cookie may be placed or recognized on your browser if your preferences are set to allow cookies.

Chess Educators may set and access cookies on your computer. If you don’t want any cookies, your Web browser likely includes an option that allows you to turn them off, but, if you don’t accept them, some portions of the Website may not function properly.

If there is a dispute about or involving the Site, you agree that the dispute shall be governed by the laws of the State of New York, USA, without regard to the conflict of law provisions and you agree to exclusive personal jurisdiction and venue in the state and federal courts of the United States located in the State of New York, City of New York.

Email Newsletter List
If you are interested in receiving news and special offers from Chess Educators, we request that you join our email list. The Chess Educator’s email list is used to send you information about Chess Educators, including sponsored events, educational programs, new publications, and other chess related content. We do not sell, rent, or share our email list. We may also use this list for our annual contribution drive. Please join our email list by clicking on “get newsletter” in the top right-hand corner of our website.

In the event you wish to update or delete an email address in our possession at any time for any reason, please update your preferences by clicking on “get newsletter” in the top right-hand corner of our website or by contacting info@chesseducators.com.

You agree to indemnify and hold Chess Educators, its subsidiaries, affiliates, third-party service providers, and their respective directors, officers, employees, partners, licensors, and agents harmless from any loss or liability arising out of your use of the Site or from any claim, demand, loss, cost, and expenses, including attorney’s fees, arising out of your use of the Site in violation of these terms of use and/or your activities in conjunction with the Site or services related to the Site.

Privacy of Information
When you order from the Site, we collect your name, mailing address, contact information (which can include a phone number and/or email address), and information necessary for payment (credit card numbers are encrypted for safe and secure transmission). This information is used to process payments and to ship items to the buyers. Email addresses are not made available to any third parties. In the event that you wish to view, update, or delete this information, please contact info@chesseducators.com.

We also receive and store click-stream data and other information about visits to our websites. This information is used solely to analyze and improve the website experience.

Public Forums
If you elect to post materials to any blogs, forums, message boards, and/or news groups available to our users, please remember that any information disclosed in these areas becomes public and you should exercise caution when deciding to disclose your personal information. Also, you are solely responsible for all content—including text, images, graphics, audio, video, or other materials—that you post. You agree and warrant that your posts will be true and accurate, will not defame any person or invade any person’s privacy, and will not infringe the proprietary rights of any person. You will not post anything to which you do not own the rights. Please be aware that visitors to the site may make comments about your post that may be unflattering or derogatory.

Please be aware that Chess Educators cannot monitor all posts and is not responsible for the content of the posts. Chess Educators reserves the right to delete or edit any material in any post that is obscene, harassing, offensive, or otherwise objectionable and not in keeping with Chess Educator’s standards.

Security of Information
You can be sure that we make every effort to ensure that ordering online from Chess Educators is safe. All credit card numbers are encrypted using 128-bit SSL.

Typographical Errors
Chess Educators endeavors to provide timely, accurate information on its website, but is not responsible for any inadvertent editorial or typographical errors. In the event that a Chess Educators product is mistakenly listed at an incorrect price, Chess Educators reserves the right to refuse or cancel any orders placed at the incorrect price, whether or not the order has been confirmed and your credit card charged. If your credit card has already been charged for the purchase and your order is cancelled, Chess Educators shall issue a credit to your credit card account in the amount of the incorrect price.

Tournaments Sections and Prizes – All tournament sections are subject to a minimum amount of chess players per section; otherwise sections may be combined; prizes are not combined.

Copyright 2017 Chess Educators, LLC.
All images and content displayed on this site are protected by US copyright, trademark, and other laws, and are the property of Chess Educators or the contributing photographer, writer, educator or individual/s. Any use of the photographs or content displayed herein other than viewing them on this site requires the express written permission of Chess Educators. For questions on obtaining written authorization for the use of these images and content , send an email to: info@chesseducators.com.

Questions? For any other information about our privacy policy or terms of use, please contact info@chesseducators.com.

This policy was last updated on January 3, 2017.