General Terms and Conditions

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DEFINITIONS 

The Performance Studio International (“company”, “we”, “us”, “our”) operates  skhperformancestudio.com and ondemand.skhperformancestudio.com websites (“the service”, “the website”). SKH refers to Sandra K. Horner. A “Visitor” is someone who merely browses our Website. A “Member” is someone who has registered with our Website to use our Services. The term “User” is a collective identifier that refers to either a Visitor or a Member.      

PRODUCTS:

Your purchase or use of our products implies that you have read and accepted these terms and conditions.            

DISCLAIMER:

All live and recorded programs taught by Sandra K. Horner (SKH), under parent company The Performance Studio International (TPSi), and live coaching sessions with SKH are for instructional purposes only. They are not auditions or employment opportunities.

By using this website or purchasing any of our products or services, user agrees to and is knowingly aware that SKH is a Los Angeles based teacher and that SKH and employees of TPSi do not participate in the casting, auditioning, employment, management, representation or audition procurement of any artists for any projects at any time, be they stage, film, television, music, web-based or similar. Participation in any program, class, coaching, seminar, consultation or similar instruction with SKH is not an opportunity to be cast, audition, be pre-screened for possible future auditions, be considered for employment or interview for a job or role.

SKH/TPSi, IS A TEACHING SERVICE. THIS IS NOT A TALENT AGENCY CONTRACT. ONLY A TALENT AGENT LICENSED PURSUANT TO SECTION 1700.5 OF THE LABOR CODE MAY ENGAGE IN THE OCCUPATION OF PROCURING, OFFERING, PROMISING OR ATTEMPTING TO PROCURE EMPLOYMENT OR ENGAGEMENTS FOR AN ARTIST. CAREER ACTIVATE IS PROHIBITED BY LAW FROM OFFERING OR ATTEMPTING TO OBTAIN AUDITIONS OR EMPLOYMENT FOR YOU. IT MAY ONLY PROVIDE YOU WITH EDUCATION. FOR MORE INFORMATION, CONSULT CHAPTER 4.5 (COMMENCING WITH SECTION 1701) OF PART 6 OF DIVISION 2 OF THE LABOR CODE. A DISPUTE ARISING OUT OF THE PERFORMANCE OF THE CONTRACT BY THE TALENT SERVICE THAT IS NOT RESOLVED TO THE SATISFACTION OF THE ARTIST SHOULD BE REFERRED TO A LOCAL CONSUMER AFFAIRS DEPARTMENT OR LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT, AS APPROPRIATE.

Purchasing any SKH products, services or taking part in any class is no guarantee of employment, earning money, or achieving results. Your level of success in attaining results is based on several factors, including skill, education, dedication, networking, and numerous other factors. Because these factors are different for each individual, SKH/TPSi does not guarantee your success in booking work, acquiring representation, or achieving notoriety. Any forward-looking statements outlined on this Website are of opinion and thus are not guarantees or promises for actual performance.

The information contained in or made available through skhperformancestudio.com and ondemand.skhperformancestudio.com (including but not limited to information contained on videos, blogs, comments, coaching calls including video calls, live classes, emails, text files, or in any similar communication) cannot replace or substitute for the services of trained professionals in any field. You alone are responsible and accountable for your decisions, actions, and results in life and business, and by your use of this website and its associated products or coaching services, you agree not to attempt to hold us liable.

REFUNDS:

Given the nature of digital content, a refund or credit on a purchase is not granted unless required under American consumer law or other relevant consumer protection laws. If you would like to request a refund, please email us.

We will assess refund or credit requests (if you have a TPSi account) on their merits, considering the digital nature of TPSi items. There is generally no obligation to provide a refund or credit in situations like the following:

  •      you have changed your mind about an item;  
  •      you bought an item by mistake;  
  •      you ask for goodwill; or  

If we decide to issue a refund or credit, this will generally be done using the same manner used to make the purchase. So if the item was purchased using a particular payment method you will be refunded using the same payment method in reverse. Any payment made to you will be made in US Dollars, under the rules of the payment method regarding currency conversion back to your local currency.

CANCELLATIONS 

There is a cancellation fee is $50 for a private session canceled with less than 24 hours’ notice. With a 24-hour cancellation notice, you may request a credit. Credits can be applied for coaching and consultation services up to 12 months after the payment date. All unused prepaid sessions expire 12 months from the date of purchase.

YOUR OBLIGATIONS AND CONDITIONS

You agree to provide accurate and true information about yourself to the Website. You understand that you must continue to provide current and updated information that is complete and accurate over the course of time. If you provide inaccurate or incomplete information about yourself Company has the right to terminate or suspend your account and may refuse to provide you service in the future without reason.

To use our Services, you must register with our Website to become a Member. Your Membership is not transferable or assignable and is void where prohibited. This is intended solely for Users who are at least age (18) years of age or older.

Any registration by, use of or access to our Website by anyone other than you is unauthorized, unlicensed and in violation of these Terms of Use. By using our Website and/or Service, you represent and warrant that you are (18) or older and that you agree to and to abide by all of the terms and conditions of this Agreement. Company has sole right and discretion to determine whether to accept a Member, and may reject a Member’s registration, with or without explanation

In connection with your account, you will create a Username and a Password. You are responsible for keeping your Username and Password confidential and secure, and you are responsible for all actions taken using your Username and Password. You agree to maintain the confidentiality of your password and are fully responsible for all liability and damages resulting from your failure to maintain that confidentiality and all activities that occur through the use of your password. The Username will be identified as your email address that you initially registered with the Website. You agree to immediately notify us of any unauthorized use of your password or any other breach of security. You agree that Our Website cannot and will not be liable for any loss or damage arising from your failure to comply with password security as discussed herein.

You are subject to all laws of the state, province and/or country in which you reside and from which you access the Website and are solely responsible for obeying those laws. You agree to comply with all applicable domestic and international laws, statutes, ordinances and regulations regarding your use of our Website, Content, Services, and any software provided therein. You agree the Website cannot be held liable if laws applicable to you restrict or prohibit your participation. The Website makes no representations or warranties, implicit or explicit, as to your legal right to participate in any service or product offered on the Website nor shall any person affiliated, or claiming affiliation, with the Website have authority to make any such representations or warranties.

VOID WHERE PROHIBITED OR RESTRICTED BY LAW.

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS

Our Website may contain our service marks or trademarks as well as those of our affiliates or other companies, in the form of words, graphics, and logos. Your use of our Website or Services does not constitute any right or license for you to use our service marks or trademarks, without the prior written permission of Company.

Our Content, as found within our Website and Services, is protected under United States and foreign copyrights. The copying, redistribution, use or publication by you of any such Content, is strictly prohibited. Your use of our Website and Services does not grant you any ownership rights to our Content.

YOU MAY NOT MODIFY, COPY, REPRODUCE, REPUBLISH, UPLOAD, POST, TRANSMIT, OR DISTRIBUTE, IN ANY MANNER, THE MATERIAL ON THE SITE, INCLUDING TEXT, GRAPHICS, CODE AND/OR SOFTWARE. 

Upon purchase of any of our programs, you are receiving one license to use the program in your own acting career. You may not share, make derivative works from, re-teach to others, sell, display, or use the agreements in any way not listed here, including doing so if you have failed to pay in full. If you wish to do so, you can purchase licenses to share, make derivative works from, sell, display, or use an agreement or agreements in other ways. These licenses start at $10,000. Upon discovery of your use of the agreements for any of these purposes, you will be notified and billed within 48 hours.

ENTIRE AGREEMENT

This Agreement, in addition with the other obligation and rules detailed in writing on the Website, including but not limited to the Privacy Policy, constitute the entire agreement between you and the site. This Agreement cannot be modified on an individual basis by any person affiliated, or claiming affiliation, with the Website. Nothing in this section will prevent the Website from modifying the terms of this Agreement. If and when terms are modified you will be notified by E-mail.

INDEMNIFICATION

You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless SKH, Company and its officers, directors, employees, subcontractors, successors, assigns, partners, agents, attorneys, advertisers, licensors, suppliers, affiliates, and any third party information providers from and against all liability, loss, claim, expense, damages and costs, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, resulting from any breach of this Agreement (including negligent or wrongful conduct) by you or any other person accessing the Website under your account.

TERMINATION; SURVIVAL

This Agreement shall continue in effect for as long as you use the Website or Services, unless specifically terminated earlier by Company. Company reserves the right to terminate your account at any time without reason or cause. All provisions of this Agreement which impose obligations continuing in their nature shall survive termination of the Agreement.