These Terms and Conditions govern the purchase of advertising or sponsorship opportunities by advertisers and sponsors (“the Advertiser”) in the Student Pilot Community Facebook Group (“the Community”). By purchasing advertising or sponsorship (“the Service”), the Advertiser agrees to be bound by these Terms and Conditions.

1. Nature of the Service

The Community offers advertising and sponsorship opportunities within its Facebook group, aimed at providing visibility for products, services, or events relevant to its members. The Community is managed and operated by volunteers dedicated to supporting and enriching the student pilot experience.

2. Payment and Refund Policy

  • All payments for advertising and sponsorship must be made in advance.
  • The Advertiser acknowledges and agrees that all payments made for the Service are final and non-refundable, regardless of the performance of the advertising or sponsorship or any changes in circumstances.
  • The Community reserves the right to revise the rates for the Service at any time without prior notice. However, such changes will not affect any orders for which payment has already been received.

3. Disclaimer of Warranties

  • The Community makes no warranties or representations about the effectiveness, reach, or success of any advertising or sponsorship placed within the group.
  • The Advertiser acknowledges that the success of advertising and sponsorship is influenced by various factors beyond the control of the Community, including but not limited to the quality of the advertisement, market conditions, and the interests of the group members.

4. Limitation of Liability

  • The Community shall not be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, consequential, or exemplary damages, including but not limited to, damages for loss of profits, goodwill, use, data, or other intangible losses (even if the Community has been advised of the possibility of such damages), resulting from the use of the Service.
  • The Advertiser agrees to indemnify and hold harmless the Community, its volunteers, members, and affiliates, from any claim or demand, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, made by any third party due to or arising out of the Advertiser’s use of the Service, the violation of these Terms and Conditions by the Advertiser, or the infringement by the Advertiser, or other user of the Service using the Advertiser’s computer, of any intellectual property or other right of any person or entity.

5. Content and Conduct

  • The Advertiser is solely responsible for the content of their advertisements and must ensure that all materials comply with applicable laws, regulations, and guidelines, including but not limited to those relating to advertising standards and decency.
  • The Community reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to reject or remove any advertising or sponsorship content that is deemed inappropriate, offensive, or inconsistent with the values and objectives of the group.

6. Changes to Terms and Conditions

  • The Community reserves the right to modify these Terms and Conditions at any time. Such modifications shall be effective immediately upon posting of the modified terms on the Community’s website. The Advertiser’s continued use of the Service following the posting of changes to these Terms and Conditions will indicate acceptance of those changes.

7. Governing Law

These Terms and Conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the jurisdiction in which the Community operates, without giving effect to any principles of conflicts of law.

8. Compliance with Group Rules and Content Submission

  • The Advertiser or Sponsor must adhere to all established rules and guidelines of the Student Pilot Community Facebook Group. Failure to comply with these rules may result in the immediate termination of the advertising or sponsorship agreement without refund.
  • To maintain the integrity and coherence of the group’s content, all advertising or sponsorship content must be submitted to the Community’s administrators for review and approval. Once approved, the content will be posted within the group by a designated group administrator on behalf of the Advertiser or Sponsor.
  • The Advertiser or Sponsor acknowledges that this process is designed to ensure that all content aligns with the group’s values, objectives, and rules, thereby fostering a positive and relevant environment for all members.
  • The Community reserves the right to request modifications to the submitted content or to reject any content that does not meet the group’s standards or comply with its rules.
  • It is the responsibility of the Advertiser or Sponsor to provide all necessary materials for their advertisement or sponsorship in a timely and complete manner, in accordance with any deadlines or requirements specified by the Community’s administrators.

By agreeing to these Terms and Conditions, the Advertiser or Sponsor commits to upholding the standards and rules of the Student Pilot Community Facebook Group and acknowledges the role of the Community’s administrators in facilitating the publication of advertising and sponsorship content.

For further information or inquiries regarding these Terms and Conditions, please contact the Community’s administrative team.