Please read these terms of service ("terms", "terms of service") carefully before using the Knowt mobile and web app (the "service") operated by Knowt Inc. (“us”, 'we", "our").
Conditions of Use
We will provide their services to you, which are subject to the conditions stated below in this document. Every time you visit this app, use its services or make a purchase, you accept the following conditions. This is why we urge you to read them carefully.
All notes and material submitted for compensation should be owned by the KnowtTaker that is submitting them. References, mentions, notes to other work should be acceptable under the principle of Fair Use. If you are unsure whether the content you are submitting is not your own, it is best to err on the side of caution and provide only the content you have written originally, or to consult with an attorney. Repeated instances of copyright infringement can result in a forfeiture of any compensation provided by Knowt or removal from the platform, as determined on a case-by-case basis.
All notes, flashcard sets, quizzes, text, images, ideas and other data or copyrightable materials or content is “Content”.
When creating content you have the option of marking it Public or Private. You are responsible for any and all content created and activity that is created under your account (even when posted by others using your account). You will not post any inappropriate, offensive, racist, hateful, sexist, pornographic, false, misleading, infringing, defamatory or libelous content, or any content that breaches proprietary rights, including but not limited to the copyright, patent, trademark, or trade secret rights of any third party. For KnowtTakers: once you submit Content, you agree to give us unlimited and sole licensing of this Content. This means we own it and you may not repost or redistribute it but you will be acknowledged for your contribution.
Copyright Content Takedown Request
The Content uploaded to the service by students and teachers is meant to assist others with their studying and school work. We are committed to protecting your intellectual property. If a user uploads materials that do not belong to them, or that they do not have the rights to share, they are directly violating our Terms. Those users that are found to be repeatedly violating these policies will have their account terminated. Please submit this DMCA-complaint takedown request to discuss further action.
Payment - KnowtTakers
KnowtTakers that are high school seniors with college acceptance, college students, and eachers are eligible to be paid for their contributions to Knowt. KnowtTakers earn money solely based on the number of Note Views, Note Likes, Quiz Views, and Quiz Likes received. These KnowtTakers will be compensated via Venmo or through another preferred method. To receive the initial payment, KnowtTakers must fill out the onboarding form after they are accepted.
Knowt does not condone plagiarism in any form. When using Knowt’s content in any form, you must give Knowt credit as your source and have it appropriately referenced and documented. Knowt will not be held responsible for plagiarism of any kind. By using the Knowt services and information, you alone are held accountable for any attempts to copy, maneuver, or alter the Knowt text for your own use. Using, reading, or downloading the Knowt materials in any way is at your own discretion and risk and you are solely accountable for the usage of the materials.
The entire communication with us is electronic. Every time you send us an email or visit our website, you are going to be communicating with us. You hereby consent to receive communications from us. If you subscribe to the news on our website, you are going to receive regular emails from us. We will continue to communicate with you by posting news and notices on our website and by sending you emails. You also agree that all notices, disclosures, agreements, and other communications we provide to you electronically meet the legal requirements that such communications are in writing.
By visiting this website, you agree that the laws of the United States, without regard to principles of conflict laws will govern these terms of service, or any dispute of any sort that might come between Knowt Inc. and you, or its business partners and associates.
Any dispute related in any way to your visit to this website or to products you purchase from us shall be arbitrated by state or federal court in the United States and you consent to exclusive jurisdiction and venue of such courts.
Comments, Reviews, and Emails
Visitors may post content as long as it is not obscene, illegal, defamatory, threatening, infringing of intellectual property rights, invasive of privacy, or injurious in any other way to third parties. Content has to be free of software viruses, political campaign, and commercial solicitation.
We reserve all rights (but not the obligation) to remove and/or edit such content. When you post your content, you grant Knows Inc. non-exclusive, royalty-free, and irrevocable right to use, reproduce, publish, modify such content throughout the world in any media.
License and Site Access
We grant you a limited license to access and make personal use of this website. You are not allowed to download or modify it. This may be done only with written consent from us.
If you are an owner of an account on this website, you are solely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your private user details (username and password). You are responsible for all activities that occur under your account or password.
We reserve all rights to terminate accounts, edit or remove content and cancel orders in their sole discretion.