Terms of Use Agreement

Hello! Handspeak (the "Site") provides human users with access to sign language resources.

Acceptance of the Terms

By using the Site operated at www.handspeak.com, you ("User") fully agree to the terms, conditions and disclaimers, without limitation, to be bound by, and to comply with. If you do not accept these terms and conditions, you must immediately stop using this Site.

Intellectual Property

All copyright, trademarks and all other intellectual property rights in the Site and its content (including without limitation the Site design, text, graphics, database, compilation, and all software and source codes connected with the Site) are owned by or licensed to the Site or otherwise used by the Site as permitted by law.

Handspeak® is a registered trademark.


The owner of this website does not consent to the content on this website being used or downloaded by any third parties for the purposes of developing, training or operating artificial intelligence or other machine learning systems ("Artificial Intelligence Purposes"). Users of this website, including any third parties accessing the website through automated systems, are prohibited from using any of the content on the website for Artificial Intelligence Purposes. Users or automated systems that fail to respect these choices will be considered to have breached these Terms of Service.

Acceptable Use and Prohibited Use

You will not use the Site for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these Terms and Conditions. In accessing the Site, you agree that:

Termination: Without limiting any of our rights, we may suspend, restrict, or terminate your use of the Site without notice if, in our discretion, we determine or believe that you have violated any of the acceptable use rules or terms. The Site reserves the right to ban or block access to any user, subscriber, or advertiser for any violation of the terms or any prohibited use.

Change of Use

The Site reserves the right, in our sole discretion and at any time, to change, modify, amend, alter, or remove (temporarily or permanently) the Site, its content, or any part of it without notice and you confirm that the Site shall not be liable to you for any such change or removal.

Underage / Children

The Site is not designated for use by children under the age of 13 or legal underage in your region without parental supervision. We do not knowingly collect or maintain information about anyone under the age of 18 or legal underage in your region.


If you register an account ("Account") identifying you as a user ("User"), you must be at least eighteen (18) years old and agree to the Terms. You provide true, accurate and complete information in your Account.

Non-transferable account: You are solely responsible for any and all actions taken in your Account.

You must not share your username and password with anyone else nor allow anyone else to access the Site using your Account. You agree to immediately notify the Site of any unauthorized access to or use of your Account.

Account allows only one user. Simultaneous logins are not permitted. Logins via IPs and accesses are monitored by the subscription system.

Pricing is subject to changes without notice. Pricing change will not affect any active subscriptions.

Unsubscribe: If you would like to unsubscribe at any time from receiving future emails (e.g. newsletter), log in your account and unsubscribe or contact the Site for assistance. However, you cannot op-out of receiving transactional emails related to you account with the Site (e.g. payments, subscription notices, etc.).

Cancellation: You can cancel your paid subscription at any time before the next billing date. No refund can be made for the remaining time of the subscription or any digital content; you can still access your subscription until the end of the subscription period.

Account Deletion: If you request to delete your Account to which your data is connected, you agree that the Site may retain a copy of it for archival or legal purposes for up to 7 years in most circumstances.

Termination of Subscription: Subscription will be automatically suspended or terminated if recurring payment is not paid.

Termination of Account: The Site reserves the right to, in our sole discretion, refuse, restrict, suspend, or terminate your Account, subscription, and access to the Site without notice or liability for any reason whatoever, including without limitation if you breach the Terms or applicable law.


The Site has the right, without notice, to insert advertisements into the Site (except for ad-free paid subscription).

Privacy Policy

You acknowledge that you have read the Privacy Statement located on the Site at https://www.handspeak.com/info/index.php?info=privacy .

Limitation of Liability and Disclaimer

The Site is provided as a resource solely for your personal reference and all use of the Site is at your own risk.

The Site is running 24 hours a day, seven days a week. However, in a rare circumstance, the Site may be interrupted or unavailable for maintenance. The Site depends on the Internet, including networks, cabling, facilities and equipment that is not in our control. We cannot guarantee any minimum level of performance, speed, reliability, or availability. Data, messages or information sent over the Internet may not be completely secure.

You agree that under no circumstances shall the Site nor the creator be liable for any consequential, direct, incidental, indirect, punitive or any damages or loss related to the use of, the inability to use, error, omission, denial of service, attack, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, computer virus or system failure, third-party theft of, destruction of, unauthorized access to, alteration of, or use of your information or data.


You agree to indemnify, defend and hold the Site and any of its agents and contractors harmless from and against any and all liabilities, losses, costs, legal expenses, claims, damages and other expenses in relation to any claims or actions brought against the Site arising out of any breach by you of these Terms and Conditions or other liabilities arising out of your use of this Site.

Changes to Terms

The Site reserves the right to modify or amend these terms and conditions at any time without notice. Any change to this will become effective immediately upon posting on this page. Your continued use of the Site after any changes constitutes your acceptance of such change. User is responsible for reviewing the Terms from time to time.

Governing Law

These Terms and Conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Canada and you hereby submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts.