​TERMS OF SERVICE

  1. Introduction. Please read this page carefully. It contains the terms and conditions (the "Terms and Conditions") governing your access to and use of the Equal Footing LLC Web Sites and the Services (as each are defined below) provided by Equal Footing LLC or one of its divisions, subsidiaries, or affiliates (collectively, "Equal Footing LLC"). If you do not accept these Terms and Conditions or you do not meet or comply with their provisions, you may not use the Equal Footing LLC Web Sites or Services. These Terms and Conditions are effective as of October 24, 2021.

  2. Binding Agreement. These Terms and Conditions may be amended from time to time by Equal Footing LLC, in its sole discretion and with or without notification to you, and by accessing, using, or continuing to use the Equal Footing LLC Web Sites or Services, you accept these Terms and Conditions as binding. Further,  you are agreeing to use the Sites and/or Services at your own risk. 

  3. Certain Definitions. The following definitions apply to this Agreement:

    • "Equal Footing LLC Materials" includes any materials, methodologies, implementation plans or other intellectual property or proprietary or confidential information of Equal Footing LLC used during the provision of Services or contained in the Content.

    • "Equal Footing LLC Web Site" or the "Site" (collectively, the "Equal Footing LLC Websites" or the "Sites") means any web site under Equal Footing LLC's control, whether partial or otherwise and includes such Site's Content, Equal Footing LLC Materials and Services (as applicable in each context).

    • "Content" means Equal Footing LLC's web pages, web forms, programming (including software code used on the Sites and in the Services, including (i) tools, kits, and object libraries, (ii) all third-party or open source code embedded therein, and (iii) any upgrades, updates, releases, fixes, enhancements or modifications to the foregoing), graphics, images, design (color combinations and page layout), text, information, data, resumes stored in various commercial databases operated and licensed by Equal Footing LLC, data submitted via by Users and other content, data, or information made available by Equal Footing LLC on its webpages or through the provision of Services .

      • "Document" refers to any posting to a Site.

      • "Services" means any services provided by Equal Footing LLC or its employees, contractors, or other agents.

      • "User" refers to any individual or entity that uses any aspect of the Sites.

      • "You" or "you" means the person who (or the entity on behalf of whom you are acting) that is agreeing to these Terms and Conditions.

  4. Intellectual Property Rights and Acceptable Use of the Sites and Services.

    • General Use Rules. The Sites are intended for individuals seeking consulting services from Equal Footing LLC and/or information about Sandy Mollett. You may use the Sites only for lawful purposes within the stated context of Equal Footing LLC's intended and acceptable use of the Sites. Equal Footing LLC is the sole interpreter of the Sites' intended and acceptable use.

    • Equal Footing LLC Intellectual Property Rights. The Sites, the Equal Footing LLC Materials and all right, title and interest in and to the Sites and Equal Footing LLC Materials are the sole property of Equal Footing LLC or its licensors, and are protected by United States and foreign copyright, trademark, and other laws. Except for the limited licenses expressly granted to you in these Terms and Conditions, Equal Footing LLC reserves for itself and its licensors all other rights, title, and interest. Without limitation on the foregoing, you may not reproduce, modify, display, sell, or distribute the Content or Equal Footing LLC Materials, or use them in any other way for public or commercial purpose. Notwithstanding anything to the contrary contained herein, this prohibition includes: (a) copying or adapting the HTML code used to generate web pages on the Sites; (b) using or attempting to use engines, manual or automated software, tools, devices, agents, scripts, robots or other means, devices, mechanisms or processes (including, but not limited to, browsers, spiders, robots, avatars or intelligent agents) to navigate, search, access, "scrape," "crawl," or "spider" any web pages or any Services provided on the Sites other than the search engine and search agents available from Equal Footing LLC on such Equal Footing LLC Sites and other than generally available third party web browsers (e.g., Internet Explorer, Firefox, Safari); and (c) aggregating, copying or duplicating in any manner any of the Content or information available from any of the Equal Footing LLC Sites, without the express written consent of Equal Footing LLC. The use of the Content on any other web site or in a networked computer environment for any purpose is strictly prohibited. The Equal Footing LLC Materials are not considered to be works for hire and you may duplicate such Equal Footing LLC Materials only for the purposes outlined in the Service Activation Agreement. "Equal Footing LLC," "Personified", the Equal Footing LLC design logo and certain other names or logos are service marks or trademarks of Equal Footing LLC, and all related product and service names, design marks and slogans are the service marks or trademarks of Equal Footing LLC. In addition, the "look" and "feel" of the Sites (including color combinations, button shapes, layout, design, and all other graphical elements) are also protected by Equal Footing LLC's trademarks, service marks and copyrights. Any code that Equal Footing LLC creates to generate or display the Content or the pages making up the Sites is also protected by Equal Footing LLC's copyright. You must retain all copyright, trademark, service mark and other proprietary notices contained on the Content or Equal Footing LLC Materials on any authorized copy you make of the Content or Equal Footing LLC Materials. All other product and service marks contained on the Sites are the trademarks of their respective owners.

    • Other Specific Rules Regarding Site Usage. You represent, warrant and agree that you (a) are at least 18 years of age or older, and if under the age of 18 or the age of majority as that is defined in your jurisdiction, you will only use the Sites and Services under the supervision of a parent, legal guardian, or other responsible adult; and (b) will not use (or plan, encourage or help others to use) the Sites for any purpose or in any manner that is prohibited by these Terms and Conditions or by applicable law. It is your responsibility to ensure that your use of the Sites complies with these Terms and Conditions and all applicable laws.

    • User Submissions. Equal Footing LLC welcomes your comments regarding the Services and the Sites and appreciates hearing from you. Please note, however, that Equal Footing LLC does not accept or consider creative ideas, suggestions, inventions, or materials other than those which it has specifically requested. If you submit feedback on the Services, please be specific in your comments and do not submit creative ideas, inventions, suggestions, or materials. If, despite this notice, you send Equal Footing LLC creative suggestions, ideas, drawings, concepts, inventions, or other information (a "User Submission"), you understand and agree that the User Submission shall become the property of Equal Footing LLC. User Submission and any elements contained in User Submissions, shall not be subject to any obligation of confidentiality on Equal Footing LLC's part, and Equal Footing LLC will not be liable for any use or disclosure of any User Submission. Equal Footing LLC shall exclusively own all now known or later discovered rights to the User Submission and shall be entitled to unrestricted use of the User Submission for any purpose whatsoever, commercial, or otherwise, without compensation to you or any other person.

  5. Third Party Providers. You acknowledge and agree that Equal Footing LLC may provide the Services using third party providers, including subcontractors and consultants (the "Third Party Providers"). You agree that, as between Equal Footing LLC and its Third-Party Providers, Equal Footing LLC will have sole responsibility for handling all billing and contract negotiations.

  6. Disclaimers and Limitations on Equal Footing LLC's Liability.

    • Allocation of Responsibility Equal Footing LLC assumes no responsibility for Documents posted by Users and no responsibility for the activities, omissions, or other conduct of Users. Equal Footing LLC acts as a portal for the online distribution and publication of User submitted information and has no obligation to screen communications or information in advance and is not responsible for screening or monitoring Documents posted by Users. If notified by a User of a Document which allegedly does not conform to these Terms and Conditions, Equal Footing LLC may investigate the allegation and determine in good faith and in its sole discretion whether to remove or request the removal of such Document. Equal Footing LLC has no liability or responsibility to Users for performance or nonperformance of such activities. Equal Footing LLC may take any action with respect to User submitted information that it deems necessary or appropriate, in its sole discretion.

    • No endorsements by Equal Footing LLC. Nothing on the Sites shall be considered an endorsement, representation, or warranty with respect to any User or third party, whether in regard to its web site, products, services, or otherwise.

    • WARRANTY DISCLAIMERS.

      • THE SITES ARE PROVIDED ON AN 'AS IS' BASIS WITHOUT ANY WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. EQUAL FOOTING LLC, TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, TITLE, NON-INFRINGEMENT OF THIRD PARTIES' RIGHTS, AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. EQUAL FOOTING LLC MAKES NO WARRANTIES ABOUT THE ACCURACY, RELIABILITY, COMPLETENESS, OR TIMELINESS OF THE SITES.

      • WITHOUT LIMITATION ON THE FOREGOING:

      • EQUAL FOOTING LLC DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE SITES WILL OPERATE ERROR-FREE OR THAT THE SITES AND THEIR SERVERS ARE FREE OF COMPUTER VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL MECHANISMS. IF YOUR USE OF THE SITES RESULTS DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY IN THE NEED FOR SERVICING OR REPLACING EQUIPMENT OR DATA, EQUAL FOOTING LLC IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR THOSE COSTS.

      • Equal Footing LLC makes no representations or guarantees regarding the truthfulness, accuracy, LEGALITY, completeness, timeliness, or reliability of any Documents posted by Users, or of any other form of communication engaged in by Users. Documents may contain inaccuracies or typographical errors. You agree that any reliance on Documents posted by Users, or on any other form of communication with Users, will be at your own risk.

      • Equal Footing LLC makes no representations or guarantees regarding the Content of the Sites, including, but not limited to, broken links, inaccuracies, or typographical errors.

      • EQUAL FOOTING LLC MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR GUARANTEES REGARDING THE EFFECTIVENESS OF THE SERVICES OR TIMELINESS OF THE SERVICES IN MEETING YOUR OBJECTIVES

    • DAMAGE LIMITATIONS, ALLOCATIONS OF LIABILITY AND EQUITABLE RELIEF.

      • YOU ASSUME ALL RESPONSIBILITY AND RISK FOR YOUR USE OF THE SITES, THE INTERNET GENERALLY, AND THE DOCUMENTS OR MATERIALS THAT YOU POST, PROVIDE OR ACCESS AND FOR YOUR CONDUCT ON AND OFF THE SITES.

      • IN NO EVENT SHALL EQUAL FOOTING LLC (OR ANY OF ITS OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, SHAREHOLDERS, EMPLOYEES, SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES, AGENTS OR ADVERTISERS), BE LIABLE FOR ANY NON-DIRECT DAMAGES WHATSOEVER (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, INCIDENTAL AND CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, LOST PROFITS, OR DAMAGES RESULTING FROM LOST DATA, LOST EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY, OR BUSINESS INTERRUPTION) RESULTING FROM OR ARISING UNDER OR IN CONNECTION WITH SERVICES OR THE USE OR ACCESS TO, OR THE INABILITY TO USE OR ACCESS, THE SITES AND/OR ANY DOCUMENT, WHETHER BASED ON WARRANTY, CONTRACT, TORT, OR ANY OTHER LEGAL THEORY, AND WHETHER OR NOT EQUAL FOOTING LLC IS ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.

      • BECAUSE SOME STATES OR JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR CONSEQUENTIAL OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES, THE LIMITATIONS SET FORTH IN THE PRECEDING PARAGRAPH MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. IF ANY ARE HELD INAPPLICABLE OR UNENFORCEABLE FOR ANY REASON, THEN EQUAL FOOTING LLC'S MAXIMUM LIABILITY TO YOU FOR ANY NON-DIRECT TYPE OF DAMAGES SHALL BE LIMITED TO U.S. $200.00 IN THE AGGREGATE.

      • IN NO EVENT SHALL EQUAL FOOTING LLC (OR ANY OF ITS OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, SHAREHOLDERS, EMPLOYEES, SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES, AGENTS OR ADVERTISERS), BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT DAMAGES IN EXCESS IN THE AGGREGATE OF US$200.00 (OR, IF YOU ARE A CLIENT WITH A SERVICES AGREEMENT WITH EQUAL FOOTING LLC, THE AMOUNTS ACTUALLY PAID BY YOU TO EQUAL FOOTING LLC UNDER THIS AGREEMENT IF GREATER THAN US$200.00).

      • Due to the nature of this Agreement, in addition to money damages, you agree that Equal Footing LLC will be entitled to equitable relief upon a breach of this agreement by you.

    • User Authentication. Because User authentication on the Internet is difficult, Equal Footing LLC cannot and does not confirm that each User is who they claim to be. Because Equal Footing LLC does not and cannot be involved in User-to-User dealings or control the behavior of participants on the Sites, in the event that you have a dispute with one or more Users, you release Equal Footing LLC from claims, demands and damages (actual and consequential and direct and indirect) of every kind and nature, known and unknown, suspected and unsuspected, disclosed and undisclosed, arising out of or in any way connected with such disputes.

    • California Residents. If you are a California resident, you waive California Civil Code Section 1542, which says: "A general release does not extend to claims which the creditor does not know or suspect to exist in his or her favor at the time of executing the release, which if known by him or her must have materially affected his or her settlement with the debtor."

  7. Links to Other Sites. Equal Footing LLC contains links to third party web sites. These links are provided solely as a convenience to you and not as an endorsement by Equal Footing LLC of the contents on such third-party web sites. Equal Footing LLC is not responsible for the content of linked third-party sites and does not make any representations regarding the content or accuracy of materials on such third-party web sites. If you decide to access linked third-party web sites, you do so at your own risk.

  8. Amendments to this Agreement and Changes to Sites. Equal Footing LLC may revise these Terms and Conditions at any time by updating this page. Changes will be binding on you on the date they are posted on the Sites (or as otherwise stated in the any notice of such changes). Any use of a Site will be considered acceptance by you of the then-current Terms and Conditions (including any exhibits thereto) contained on such Site. If at any time you find the Terms and Conditions unacceptable, you may not use the applicable Site any longer. Any new or different terms supplied by you are specifically rejected by Equal Footing LLC unless Equal Footing LLC agrees to them in a signed writing specifically including those new or different terms. Equal Footing LLC may change the Sites at any time.

  9. Indemnity. You agree to defend, indemnify, and hold harmless Equal Footing LLC (and its subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, directors, employees and agents) from and against any third party claims, actions or demands (including, without limitation, costs, damages and reasonable legal and accounting fees) alleging or resulting from or in connection with your use of the Sites, any Document posted by you, your use of the Services or your breach of this Agreement. Equal Footing LLC shall use reasonable efforts to provide you with prompt notice of any such claim, suit, or proceeding and may assist you, at your expense, in defending any such claim, suit or proceeding.

  10. User Information and Privacy Policy. All User Information will be used in accordance with the terms of Equal Footing LLC's Privacy Policy. Please note, as set forth in the Privacy Policy, that Equal Footing LLC may collect certain User Information and may contact Users periodically in accordance with the terms of the Privacy Policy. In addition, Equal Footing LLC reserves the right to comply, in its sole discretion, with legal requirements, requests from law enforcement agencies or requests from government entities, even to the extent that such compliance may require disclosure of certain User Information. In addition, third parties may retain cached copies of User Information.

  11. Questions and Notices. Questions concerning the use of the Sites should be directed to sandymollett56@gmail.com. Notices to Equal Footing LLC should be sent to the address listed on the Sites. We will send notice to you at the address submitted by you or to such other address as Equal Footing LLC reasonably determines is an appropriate address for you.

  12. General. Equal Footing LLC contact information is listed on the Sites. Equal Footing LLC 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, and such persons have no right to access or use the Sites. If you access Equal Footing LLC from outside of the United States, you do so at your own risk and are responsible for compliance with the laws of your jurisdiction. This Agreement and your Service Activation Agreement, if you have one, are governed by the internal substantive laws of the State of Illinois, without respect to its conflict of laws principles. Jurisdiction for any claims arising under this Agreement or your Service Activation Agreement shall lie exclusively with the state or federal courts in the State of New York. The sole relationship between you and Equal Footing LLC is that of independent contractors. If any provision of this Agreement is found to be invalid by any court having competent jurisdiction, the invalidity of all or part of a provision shall not affect the validity of the remaining parts and provisions of this Agreement, which shall remain in full force and effect. All provisions of this Agreement shall survive termination except those granting access or use to the Sites, and you shall cease all your use and access thereof immediately. You may not assign or transfer your obligations under this Agreement. No waiver of any term of this Agreement shall be deemed a further or continuing waiver of such term or any other term. Except as expressly provided by Equal Footing LLC in a particular "Legal Notice," or material on particular web pages of the Sites, this Agreement, and your Service Activation Agreement where applicable, constitute the entire agreement between you and Equal Footing LLC.\

  • Security Rules:

    • Users are prohibited from violating or attempting to violate the security of the Sites, including, without limitation: (i) accessing data not intended for such User or logging into a server or account which the User is not authorized to access; (ii) attempting to probe, scan or test the vulnerability of a system or network or to breach security or authentication measures without proper authorization; (iii) attempting to interfere with service to any User, host or network, including, without limitation, via means of submitting a virus to the Sites, overloading, "flooding", "mail bombing" or "crashing"; (iv) sending unsolicited e-mail, including promotions and/or advertising of products or services; (v) forging any TCP/IP packet header or any part of the header information in any e-mail or newsgroup posting.

    • Violation of these Security Rules may result in civil or criminal liability. Equal Footing LLC will investigate occurrences which may involve such violations and may involve, and cooperate with, law enforcement authorities in prosecuting Users who are involved in such violations.

  • Copyright Complaints.

    • Equal Footing LLC respects the intellectual property of others. It is Equal Footing LLC's policy to respond to claims of copyright and other intellectual property infringement. Equal Footing LLC will promptly process and investigate notices of alleged infringement and will take appropriate actions under the Digital Millennium Copyright Act ("DMCA") and other applicable intellectual property laws. Upon receipt of notices complying with the DMCA, Equal Footing LLC may act expeditiously to remove or disable access to any material claimed to be infringing or claimed to be the subject of infringing activity and may act expeditiously to remove or disable access to any reference or link to material or activity that is claimed to be infringing. Equal Footing LLC will terminate access for Users who are repeat infringers.

    • Notifying Equal Footing LLC of Copyright Infringement: To provide Equal Footing LLC notice of an infringement, you must provide a written communication to contact@truediversity.com. Please also note that you may be liable for damages (including costs and attorneys' fees) if you materially misrepresent that an activity is infringing your copyright.

    • Providing Equal Footing LLC with Counter-Notification: If we remove or disable access to content in response to an infringement notice, we will make reasonable attempts to contact the owner or administrator of the affected site or content. If you feel that your material does not constitute infringement, you may provide Equal Footing LLC with a counter notification by written communication to contact@truediversity.com. Please note that you may be liable for damages (including costs and attorneys' fees) if you materially misrepresent that an activity is not infringing the copyrights of others. If you are uncertain whether an activity constitutes infringement, we recommended seeking advice of an attorney.