Posted/Revised: 07/01/16

On Demand Assessment

Terms of Use and Candidate Privacy Statement

PLEASE READ THESE TEST-TAKER TERMS OF SERVICE CAREFULLY. BY CLICKING "I AGREE," YOU, THE TEST-TAKER, AGREE TO THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS.

These Test-Taker Terms of Service, including the Privacy Policy and Acceptable Use Policy linked below, constitute a contract by and between you and Criteria Corp (this "ToS"). This ToS is effective as of the date you click "I AGREE." Your use and Criteria's provision of the services and other resources provided at this website (the "Service") are governed by this ToS. YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT YOU HAVE HAS READ THIS ToS, UNDERSTAND IT, AND AGREE TO BE BOUND BY ITS TERMS.

  1. In your use of the Service, you shall not: (a) aid or allow anyone to take any tests or surveys for You or through your account; or (b) use the aid of any person or reference, or other aid beyond your own memory and skills, in completing the tests or surveys, unless you are instructed to do so in writing by the test or survey written instructions or in writing by the employer or potential employer that provided your event ID or log-in instructions (the "Employer").
  2. You represent and warrant that you are 18 years of age or older. You agree to comply with Criteria's acceptable use policy, currently posted at http://www.criteriacorp.com/aup.htm (the "AUP").
  3. You acknowledge and agree the Service is governed by Criteria's privacy policy posted at http://www.criteriacorp.com/privacy.htm (the "Privacy Policy"). Criteria will only use any personal information you provide in connection with your use of the Service in accordance the terms of the Privacy Policy. By accessing or using the Service you consent to Criteria's collection, use and storage of your information as outlined in the Privacy Policy. You further agree that Criteria may use, reproduce, sell, publicize, or otherwise exploit Aggregate Data in any way, in its sole discretion. ("Aggregate Data" refers to data provided by you, Criteria's customers, and other users of the Service with personally identifiable information removed.)
  4. You agree that you will not: (a) disclose to any third party any test or survey questions, answers, or other content (collectively, "Test Content") or any other non-public information about the Service; (b) copy or retain Test Content or other non-public information about the Service, including without limitation through screen captures, photographs, or printouts.
  5. You understand and agree that Test Content and other non-public information about the Service is protected by copyright and other laws and includes Criteria's trade secrets, and that unauthorized distribution, disclosure, or other use would (without limitation) (a) violate copyright, trade secret, and other laws, in addition to breaching this ToS, (b) reduce or destroy Test Content's validity, usefulness, and value, (c) cause Criteria substantial damage and irreparable injury for which monetary relief would not provide adequate compensation, and (d) subject you to potential legal liability.
  6. THE SERVICE IS PROVIDED "AS IS" AND AS AVAILABLE, AND TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, CRITERIA, ITS AFFILIATES, LICENSORS, THIRD-PARTY CONTENT OR SERVICE PROVIDERS, DISTRIBUTORS, DEALERS, AND SUPPLIERS (COLLECTIVELY "SUPPLIERS") DISCLAIM ALL GUARANTEES AND WARRANTIES, WHETHER EXPRESS, IMPLIED, OR STATUTORY, REGARDING THE SERVICE AND RELATED MATERIALS, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION ANY WARRANTY OF FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE, MERCHANTABILITY, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT OF INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS, OR ANY WARRANTY ARISING FROM STATUTE, COURSE OF DEALING, COURSE OF PERFORMANCE, OR USAGE OF TRADE.
  7. NEITHER CRITERIA NOR ITS SUPPLIERS IS RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR ANY OF THE FOLLOWING ARISING OUT OF OR RELATED TO THIS ToS OR YOUR USE OF THE SERVICE: (a) INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY, OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES; OR (b) DAMAGES OF ANY KIND IN EXCESS OF $1,000. THE LIABILITIES LIMITED BY THE PRECEDING SENTENCE APPLY: (i) TO LIABILITY FOR NEGLIGENCE; (ii) REGARDLESS OF THE FORM OF ACTION, WHETHER IN CONTRACT, TORT, STRICT PRODUCT LIABILITY, OR OTHERWISE; (iii) EVEN IF CRITERIA IS ADVISED IN ADVANCE OF THE POSSIBILITY OF THE DAMAGES IN QUESTION AND EVEN IF SUCH DAMAGES WERE FORESEEABLE; AND (iv) EVEN IF YOUR REMEDIES FAIL OF THEIR ESSENTIAL PURPOSE. If applicable law limits the application of the provisions of this Section 6, Criteria's liability will be limited to the maximum extent permissible.
  8. You recognize and agree that Criteria is not responsible or liable for any act of the Employer, including without limitation (a) any wrongful termination, discrimination in hiring, or other wrongdoing related to employment; (b) any Employer violation of applicable law, including without limitation, federal, state, and local employment and anti-discrimination laws and regulations; and (c) any Employer failure to protect your name, address, e-mail address, other private or personally identifiable information, or test or survey answers, or any other information about you (collectively, "Candidate Data"). You recognize and agree that Criteria has no control over the Employer's use of your Candidate Data and that you should address issues related to such use with the Employer.
  9. In the event you have a disability for which you require reasonable accommodations for employment testing under applicable law, it is your responsibility to promptly notify the Employer, individual or other organization that has asked you to use the Service to request such accommodations and to send a copy of such notification to Criteria Corporation, 750 N. San Vicente Blvd., Suite 1500 E. Tower, West Hollywood, CA 90069, Attn: Chief Operating Officer, or via email to Help[at]Criteriacorp.com, Subject: Accommodations Request.
  10. You understand and agree that regardless of test items or questions, the Test Content are not "Psychological Tests." They are not being administered by a mental health professional, in a medical setting, for the purpose of providing a diagnosis for any mental or medical condition and they are not designed or intended to be used as such. They are pre-employment tests, one of a variety of factors to be used for the purposes of determining an individual's match or fitness for a particular job based on the knowledge, skills, and abilities required for that job.
  11. This Agreement shall be governed solely by the internal laws of the State of California without reference to any principle of conflicts of law that would apply the substantive laws of another jurisdiction to the parties' rights or duties. The parties consent to the personal and exclusive jurisdiction of the federal and state courts of Los Angeles, California.
  12. Criteria may revise the Privacy Policy, the AUP, and the terms of this ToS at any time by posting new versions thereof. Such new versions will not amend contracts in existence between you and Criteria regarding tests or surveys already taken or in progress. But any new tests will be subject to such new terms, and you should check the posted/revised date of this ToS and of the AUP and Privacy Policy before taking any new test or survey.