Terms of Use

Read This Terms of Use Agreement Before Accessing Website.

Effective Date: This Terms of Use Agreement was last updated on August 11, 2010.

This Terms of Use Agreement sets forth the standards governing your use of the e-Gears.com website (the “Website”). By using the Website you (the “User”) agree to the terms and conditions set forth herein. If you do not agree to the terms and conditions of this agreement, you should immediately cease all usage of the Website.

We reserve the right, at any time, to modify, alter, or update these Terms of Use without prior notice. Modifications shall become effective immediately upon being posted on the Website. Your continued use of the Website after modifications are posted shall constitute an acknowledgement and your acceptance of the Terms of Use, as revised.

  1. Account Log-In Information

    If you register as a member of the Website, you will be assigned log-in information for your account. You are solely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your log-in information. You are solely responsible for any and all use of your account. You should not disclose your log-in information to any third party, and Tangent Point Media, LLC (dba eGears), disclaims any liability relating to your disclosure of your log-in information. You agree to notify us immediately if you suspect any unauthorized use of your account or access to your log-in information. You agree not to use the account or the account log-in information of any other user at any time.

  2. Description of Service

    Through the Website, Tangent Point Media, LLC is providing Member with access to online cdl and truck driver training information. To use the Website and the services, Member must provide (1) all equipment necessary for his/her own Internet connection, including computer and modem and (2) Member’s access to the Internet, and (3) pay any fees related to such Internet connection.

  3. Disclaimer of Warranties.

    THE WEBSITE IS PROVIDED BY TANGENT POINT MEDIA, LLC ON AN “AS IS” AND ON AN “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, TANGENT POINT MEDIA, LLC MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, REGARDING THE USE OF OR THE RESULTS ARISING FROM THE USE OF THE WEBSITE, IN TERMS OF ITS AVAILABILITY, CORRECTNESS, ACCURACY, RELIABILITY, OR OTHERWISE. TANGENT POINT MEDIA, LLC SHALL HAVE NO LIABILITY FOR ANY INTERRUPTIONS IN THE USE OF THE WEBSITE. TANGENT POINT MEDIA, LLC DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES WITH REGARD TO THE INFORMATION PROVIDED, INCLUDING THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES, THEREFORE THE ABOVE-REFERENCED EXCLUSION MAY BE INAPPLICABLE TO YOU.

  4. Limitation of Liability

    TANGENT POINT MEDIA, LLC SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER, AND IN PARTICULAR, TANGENT POINT MEDIA, LLC SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY SPECIAL, INDIRECT, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES, OR DAMAGES FOR LOST PROFITS, LOSS OF REVENUE, OR LOSS OF USE, ARISING OUT OF OR RELATED TO THE WEBSITE OR THE INFORMATION CONTAINED IN IT, WHETHER SUCH DAMAGES ARISE IN CONTRACT, NEGLIGENCE, OR TORT, UNDER STATUTE, IN EQUITY, AT LAW, OR OTHERWISE, EVEN IF TANGENT POINT MEDIA, LLC HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW FOR THE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, THEREFORE SOME OF THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS MAY BE INAPPLICABLE TO YOU.

  5. Indemnification

    Member agrees to indemnify and hold Tangent Point Media, LLC, its parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, officers and employees, harmless from any claim or demand, including reasonable attorneys’ fees and costs, made by any third party due to or arising out of Member’s use of the Website, the violation of these Terms of Use, or infringement by Member (or any other user of the website using Member’s computer or password) of any intellectual property or any other right of any person or entity.

  6. Modifications and Interruption to Service

    Tangent Point Media, LLC reserves the right to modify or discontinue the services provided on the Website with or without notice to the Member. Tangent Point Media, LLC shall not be liable to Member or any third party in the event that Tangent Point Media, LLC exercises its right to modify or discontinue any or all of the services provided on the Website. Member acknowledges and accepts that Tangent Point Media, LLC does not guarantee continuous, uninterrupted or secure access to the Website and that operation of the Website may be interfered with or adversely affected by numerous factors or circumstances outside of Tangent Point Media, LLC’s control.

  7. Third-Party Sites

    The Website may include links to third party sites on the Internet that are owned and operated by online merchants and other third parties. You acknowledge that Tangent Point Media, LLC is not responsible for the availability of, or the content located on or through, any third-party site. You should contact the site administrator or webmaster for those third-party sites if you have any concerns regarding such links or the content located on such third-party sites. Your use of those third-party sites is subject to the terms of use and privacy policies posted on each site, and you hereby acknowledge and agree that Tangent Point Media, LLC is not responsible for any activities or information posted on any third-party site . We encourage all Members to review the privacy policies of third parties’ sites.

  8. Disclaimer Regarding Accuracy of Third Party Information

    While Tangent Point Media, LLC makes every effort to ensure that the information on the Website is accurate, we make no representations or warranties as to the accuracy or reliability of any information provided on the Website. By way of explanation and not limitation, certain product specifications and other information have either been provided by third party Vendors or collected from publicly available sources. Tangent Point Media, LLC makes no warranties or representations whatsoever with regard to any product provided or offered by any third party vendor, and you acknowledge that any reliance on representations and warranties provided by any third party vendor shall be at your own risk.

  9. Governing Law

    The Website is operated and originates in the State of Indiana. As such, these Terms of Use and your use of the Website are governed by the laws of the State of Indiana, without giving effect to any choice of law rules. We make no representation that the Website or the services offered on the Website are appropriate, legal or available for use in other locations. Accordingly, if you choose to access and use the Website, you agree to do so subject to the laws of the State of Indiana.

  10. Compliance with Laws.

    Member assumes all knowledge of applicable law and is responsible for compliance with any such laws. Member may not use the Website or the services offered on the Website in any way that violates applicable local, state, federal, or international laws, regulations or other government requirements. Member further agrees not to transmit any material that encourages conduct that could constitute a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability, or otherwise violate any applicable local, state, federal, or international law or regulation.

  11. Copyright and Trademark Information

    All content included or available on the Website, including site design, text, graphics, interfaces, and the selection and arrangement thereof is owned by Tangent Point Media, LLC with all rights reserved, or is the property of Tangent Point Media, LLC and/or third parties. In any event, the content is protected by intellectual property laws, including but not limited to trademark and copyright laws. Any use by you of materials on the Website, including reproduction, modification, distribution, or replication, any form of data extraction or data mining, or other commercial exploitation of any kind, without prior written permission from an authorized officer of Tangent Point Media, LLC is strictly prohibited. Members agree that they will not use any robot, spider, or other automatic device, or manual process to monitor or copy the pages of the Website or the content contained therein without prior written permission from an authorized officer of Tangent Point Media, LLC.

    Tangent Point Media, LLC ™, TangentPointMedia.com™ and E-gears.com™ are proprietary marks of Tangent Point Media, LLC. Tangent Point Media, LLC’s trademarks may not be used in connection with any product or service that is not provided by Tangent Point Media, LLC, in any manner that is likely to cause confusion among customers, or in any manner that disparages or discredits Tangent Point Media, LLC.

    All other trademarks displayed on the Website are the trademarks of their respective owners, and constitute neither an endorsement nor a recommendation of those third parties. In addition, Tangent Point Media, LLC’s use of the third-party trademarks and/or links to third-party websites is not intended to imply, directly or indirectly, that those third parties endorse or have any affiliation with Tangent Point Media, LLC.

    You must keep intact all copyright, trademark and other proprietary notices posted by Tangent Point Media, LLC or the owners of the respective materials.

  12. Botnets

    Tangent Point Media, LLC retains the right, at our sole discretion, to terminate any accounts involved with botnets and related activities. If any hostnames are used as command and control points for botnets, Tangent Point Media, LLC reserves the right to direct the involved hostnames to a honeypot, loopback address, logging facility, or any other destination at our discretion.

  13. Other Terms

    If any provision of these Terms of Use shall be unlawful, void or unenforceable for any reason, the other provisions (and any partially-enforceable provision) shall not be affected thereby and shall remain valid and enforceable to the maximum possible extent. You agree that these Terms of Use and any other agreements referenced herein may be assigned by Tangent Point Media, LLC, in our sole discretion, to a third party in the event of a merger or acquisition. These Terms of Use shall apply in addition to, and shall not be superseded by, any other written agreement between us in relation to your participation as a Member.

Contact Information


eGears is a name under which Tangent Point Media, LLC, an Indiana limited liability company with its principal place of business at 3603 E Raymond Street, Indianapolis, IN 46203, and certain of its Affiliated Companies, do business. Tangent Point Media, LLC is the legal entity that determines the purposes and means of processing the information gathered at the Tangent Point Media Web sites. Please feel free to contact us by e-mailing us at Privacy@e-Gears.com.