Terms of Service
Philippine Business for Education (PBEd) is an advocacy group founded and led by the top business leaders in the country. PBEd drives the conversation on key and systemic education reforms through innovative interventions and policy research. Its advocacies include workforce development and teaching and learning.
By accessing and using PBEd’s official website (“the Website”), you agree, without restriction nor reservation, to be bound by the terms and conditions contained in this Terms of Service Agreement (“Agreement”).
Please read the Agreement carefully. If you do not agree with the Agreement, you should not access, use nor download materials from the Website.
PBEd reserves the right to update or modify the Terms of Service at any time and without prior notice. Your continued use of the Website following any change constitutes your consent to follow and be bound by the Terms of Service. For this reason, PBEd encourages you to review the Terms regularly so that you are updated as to any changes.
Use of the Website
As user, you agree and acknowledge that PBEd, its privies and successors in interest, as well as directors, officers, and personnel, are not parties to, nor are they privy to, any agreements that may be made as a consequence of the use of the website.
You warrant that the information you enter upon creating a profile are true and correct, and are not intended to mislead, misrepresent nor defraud.
You shall only use the Website in compliance with relevant Philippine laws on data privacy and security.
PBEd has the sole discretion to suspend or terminate the Services being provided to you if you do not comply with this Terms of Service or if PBEd is investigating suspected misconduct in the usage of the Website.
Please strictly follow and comply with the Terms of Service at all times that you are accessing the website.
The Website uses “cookies” to improve its features and provide its visitors and users with a tailored experience. Cookies are small data files that track, save, and store information when you visit the Website and access its offerings.
If you wish to deny the use and saving of cookies from the Website in your computers (and other devices), please take the necessary steps in the security settings of your web browser to block all cookies from the Website or to prompt you before accepting cookies. However, if you do not accept cookies you may not be able to use all features of the Website, in which case, PBEd disclaims any and all forms of liability pertaining thereto.
Limitation on Use
All the contents, trademarks, and logos in the Websites are owned by PBEd. Nothing contained in the Website should be construed as granting, by implication or estoppel, any license or right in and to the content, trademarks, and logos, except where expressly authorized by the owner or permitted by law.
Privacy and Information Protection
PBEd will take appropriate measures to protect your privacy as you use the Website and Services. The PBEd Privacy Manual (hyperlink to PBEd website upload of Manual) sets forth its approach with respect to the pieces of Information that are collected from the visitors of the Website. By using the Website, you also agree to be legally bound by the PBEd Privacy Policies.
Personal Information Processing Consent
By using our Website, you agree and consent that PBEd may collect, use, retain, disclose, and process personal information provided by you, your organization or possessed by PBEd.
You agree that you are responsible for obtaining direct consent from your organization and referrals before using the Website and Services.
You have the right to opt out of receiving communications from PBEd. Kindly send a message to the email address below to exercise your right to opt out. Please note that if you do not exercise your right to opt out of receiving such product announcements or other marketing messages, you will be deemed to have consented to receiving such, therefore, we will continue to send communications as regular.
You have the right to request for your personal information in the possession of PBEd. If your data is incorrect, incomplete or irrelevant, you can ask to have your information corrected or removed.
As part of the services offered by the Website, you will elect a Name, and provide Information, which must be accurate and updated. You may not use the name of another person with the intent of impersonating them or use a name which another person has rights without such person’s authorization.
Limitation of the Terms
This Terms of Services apply only to this Website. The Website may frame or contain reference or links to other websites. These references and/or links are provided for your reference and convenience only, and do not imply any review or endorsement of the material on these websites or any association with their operators. PBEd cannot and does not guarantee or verify the contents of said websites, which may contain inaccurate, incomplete or outdated information. Your access and use of such websites (and the websites to which they are linked) is solely at your own risk. PBEd cannot be held liable for any damages or implications caused by visiting any external links mentioned.
The Website may provide opportunities for you to post questions and information, or provide feedback and comments regarding YouthWorks, First Future, and/or other organizations.
Although PBEd may, from time to time, monitor or review the information posted in the Website, the organization is under no obligation to do so, and assumes no responsibility or liability arising from the content of the Website in general or for any error, defamation, libel, slander, omission, falsehood, obscenity, pornography, profanity, danger or inaccuracy contained in the same.
You are also prohibited from posting or transmitting any unlawful, libelous, defamatory, threatening, obscene, pornographic or profane materials or any material that could constitute or encourage conduct that would be considered a criminal act, give rise to civil liability or otherwise violate laws, rules, and regulations. The Company will fully cooperate with any law enforcement authorities or comply with any court order requesting or directing PBEd to disclose the identity of anyone posting such material.
PBEd does not make warranties of any kind regarding the Website and Services and their contents. There may be delays, omissions, or inaccuracies in the Website and Services and their contents. In addition, First Future, YouthWorks, and PBEd do not represent or warrant that the Website is free from viruses, malware, or other codes that have contaminating or destroying properties. The services provided in the Website are on an “as is, where is” basis.
Limitation of Liability
The use of the Website is at your sole risk. Under no circumstance shall PBEd or any of its directors, officers, employees or agents be held liable for any direct or indirect losses or damages arising out of, or in connection with, your use of or inability to use the Website.
Moreover, PBEd shall not be responsible for non-compliance with labor laws, rules and regulations relating to employment, and other pertinent laws, rules and regulations of the Philippines with which you are required to comply.
This Limitation of Liability applies to all losses and damages of any kind whatsoever, whether direct or indirect, general, special, consequential, exemplary, incidental or otherwise, including, but not limited to, loss of profits, revenues, information, files, documents or data. This Limitation of Liability applies whether the alleged liability is based on contract, negligence, tort or any other basis and even if an authorized representative has been advised of or should have known the possibility of such damages.
About This Terms of Service
This Agreement constitutes the entire agreement between you and the Company with respect to your access to and/or use of the Website and Services.
If any provision of this Agreement is held invalid or unenforceable, the remaining provisions will continue in full force and effect.
Failure by PBEd to exercise or enforce any right or provision under this document shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. All rights not expressly granted herein are hereby reserved.
If you have any questions about this Agreement, please feel free to contact PBEd here:
Data Privacy Officer: Ana Alexandra Edillon