Terms of Use

Your use of the Blockbuster YA Author Coaching LLP (“Blockbuster YA”) website and all related content, including but not limited to text, HTML, audio, video, images, documents, blogs, podcasts, training modules, etc. (collectively the “Website”), is subject to these Terms of Use and our Privacy Policy. Please read this page before using the Website.

Accepting these Terms of Use


By using the Website, you signify your agreement with the Terms of Use. If you do not agree, do not use the Website. Blockbuster YA reserves the right to update the Terms of Use at any time without notice.

Compliance with Law


You agree to comply with all governmental laws, statutes, ordinances, and regulations regarding your Website use.



The Website is copyrighted by, and the intellectual property of, Blockbuster YA. You may only save, download, print, and use the Website for your personal use. You may not copy, reproduce, publish, distribute, transmit, display, perform, license, create derivative works from, sell, or establish links to any part of the Website. Any unauthorized copying, redistribution, reproduction, or modification may be a violation of copyright laws and could be subject to legal action.


Any third-party links or materials referenced on the Website, including but not limited to brands, products, trademarks, and content, belong to their respective holders. No assumption should be made that Blockbuster YA endorses, owns, or is connected with these third-party links or resources.

Access to the Website


Access to the Website may be limited, interrupted, or unavailable for reasons including, but not limited to, system maintenance, server downtime, etc. Blockbuster YA makes no representations, warranties, or assurances as to the availability of the Website.

Restrictions on Use


You agree not to post or transmit to the Website any information or content that:

(a) is unlawful, fraudulent, harassing, libelous, or obscene;

(b) contains a virus, bug, or other harmful item; or

(c) violates another party’s copyright or intellectual property rights.


In addition, you agree not to take any action that could:

(c) interfere with the proper working of the Website;

(d) damage, disable, overburden, or impair the Website infrastructure;

(e) re-deliver any of the Website using framing, links, or other technology;

(f) grant unauthorized access to the Website and any related accounts or computers through hacking, password mining, or any other means;

(g) interfere with any other party’s use and enjoyment of the Website; or,

(j) obtain or attempt to obtain any materials or information through any means not intentionally made available through the Website.

Right to Regulate


Blockbuster YA has the right, but no obligation, to monitor all activity relating to the Website. Blockbuster YA reserves the right to modify and remove posts, comments, members, subscribers, and content, at its sole discretion and for any reason. Blockbuster YA may deny access to the Website to anyone at any time and for any reason. Blockbuster YA may disclose information that is necessary to operate the Website, to protect itself, its members, and its clients, and to comply with legal obligations or governmental requests.

Modifications to Website


The Website is subject to change. Blockbuster YA reserves the right to change, suspend, or discontinue any and all parts of the Website for any reason and without notice. You agree that Blockbuster YA shall not be liable for any modification, suspension, or discontinuance of the Website.

Site Membership


Some sections of the Website require you to log in. If you create an account, you agree to provide accurate registration information on your own behalf and not on behalf of any third party. It is your responsibility to keep your information up to date in your account settings or to inform Blockbuster YA of any changes to your information.


Each registration is for a single individual only. You shall not permit anyone other than you to use your name or password to log in.


You agree to keep your password confidential and to notify Blockbuster YA immediately if your password is compromised. Blockbuster YA is not responsible for lapses in online security and does not assume liability for improper use of your information by a third party.

Third-Party Links and References


The Website may contain links or references to third-party resources or websites. Third-party resources and websites are not under Blockbuster YA’s control, and Blockbuster YA is not responsible for their content. Blockbuster YA is not responsible or liable for any claims, damages, actions, liabilities, or costs arising from that content. Links and references do not imply endorsement. You agree to indemnify and hold harmless Blockbuster YA from and against any claims incurred as the result of any such dealings.



You agree to indemnify and hold Blockbuster YA, its affiliates, owners, and other representatives, harmless from any demands, loss, liability, claims, or expenses (including attorney’s fees), made against Blockbuster YA by any third party due to or arising from your use of the Website.

Dispute Resolution


If a dispute arises in connection with these Terms of Use or Blockbuster YA, the parties agree to pursue resolution by phone or email before resorting to litigation. If the parties do not resolve the dispute this way, the resolution shall be decided under arbitration laws of the Province of British Columbia. The arbitrator will be chosen by Blockbuster YA and the resolution will be binding.


If a dispute arises, you agree to not engage in any conduct or communications designed to publicly disparage Blockbuster YA, its owners, or its programs.

Governing Law


These Terms of Use shall be governed, interpreted, and enforced in accordance with the laws of the Province of British Columbia and the laws of Canada. Each of the parties hereby irrevocably submits to the jurisdiction of the courts of British Columbia.



If any provision of these Terms of Use is determined to be unlawful, void, or unenforceable, that provision shall be automatically reformed and construed so as to be valid, operative, and enforceable to the maximum extent permitted by law while preserving its original intent, and the remainder of the Terms of Use shall continue in full force and effect.

Author Coaching Services


The purpose of Blockbuster YA is to provide training and coaching in the area of writing and publishing novels. Blockbuster YA cannot guarantee your results, publication, success, or earnings. Your results depend on your efforts and understanding of the training modules.


Any information or coaching provided by Blockbuster YA is not intended to replace or be construed as advice from a licensed medical professional, psychologist, lawyer, accountant, or financial advisor. If you require such services, you are advised to consult a licensed professional.


If you enroll in a Coaching Program, your enrollment will be subject to the additional terms outlined in the Blockbuster YA Author Coaching Agreement made between you and Blockbuster YA. The Blockbuster YA Author Coaching Agreement in no way voids or amends these Terms of Use, which shall remain in full force and effect.



When you sign up for a membership on the Website, you are responsible for deciding how much of your Personal Information you wish to share in your profile, comments, and in forums.


You agree to keep information shared by other members confidential.


Please review our Privacy Policy to learn how we manage and protect your Personal Information.

Right to Modify


Blockbuster YA may update these Terms of Use without notice and your subsequent use of the Website will be subject to the revised Terms of Use. You are advised to check this Terms of Use page regularly for any modifications.



Blockbuster YA’s failure to enforce strict performance of any provision of these Terms of Use shall not be construed as a waiver of any such provision.



Blockbuster YA may assign its rights and duties under these Terms of Use to any party at any time without notice to you.

Disclaimer of Warranties


Except as expressly provided herein, the Website is provided “as is” and “with all faults” and with no warranties whatsoever. Blockbuster YA disclaims all representations and warranties, expressed or implied, in connection with the Website, including, without limitation, the implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, and non-infringement of proprietary rights. Blockbuster YA makes no warranties that the Website will be free of errors, or that your use of the Website will provide specific results. Blockbuster YA shall not be liable for damages arising out of or in connection with the Website. You assume responsibility for your use of the Website and any linked resources. Your sole remedy for dissatisfaction with the Website is to stop using the Website.

Limitation of Liability


In no event shall Blockbuster YA, its Limited Liability Partners, affiliates, service providers, or representatives be liable for any claims whatsoever, including, without limitation, special or consequential damages or losses that result from the information communicated to you by Blockbuster YA either directly or via the Website. By using the Website, you hereby waive and release Blockbuster YA to the full extent permitted by law from any and all claims relating to the use of and/or reliance on the information and content provided to you. In no event shall Blockbuster YA be held liable for any injury, loss, or damage resulting from the use of, or reliance upon, the Website.



Please direct questions and inquiries about these Terms of Use to:


Blockbuster YA Author Coaching LLP


P.O. Box 16, Stn. Mt. Lehman

Abbotsford, BC, Canada

V4X 2P7

Last Edited on March 18, 2020