PLEASE READ THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THIS WEBSITE AS THEY CONTAIN THE LEGAL TERMS THAT GOVERN YOUR USE OF MYCANADIANLIFE.COM (the “Website”).
We reserve the right to change these Terms and Conditions from time to time by updating this posting. Please check the Terms and Conditions periodically for changes. Your continued use of the Website following the posting of these Terms and Conditions will mean you accept those changes.
Restrictions on Use of Materials
The Website and its contents are the property of MyCanadianLife.com, and are protected, without limitation, pursuant to Canadian and foreign copyright and trademark laws.
Reproduction, duplication, or distribution of the Website and/or all or any part of its contents for anything other than your personal, non-commercial use is a violation not only of these Terms and Conditions but also of copyright and trademark laws (unless you have written permission from MyCanadianLife.com).
The content on the Website is made available to you for non-commercial, personal, or informational purposes only. The content may not be modified in any manner and the intellectual property notice must be included on every display and copy of the content. No other use is permitted. Nothing contained herein shall be construed as conferring any right under any copyright of MyCanadianLife.com or any other person who owns the copyright in the content provided on the Website.
All trademarks and trade names are trademarks or registered trademarks of MyCanadianLife.com or its affiliated companies or are the trademarks of their respective owners. The display of trademarks or trade names on each of the websites does not convey or create any license or other rights in these marks or names. Any unauthorized use of these trademarks and trade names is strictly prohibited.
Jurisdiction and Governing Law
The Website is controlled and operated by MyCanadianLife.com at its office is located in Ontario, Canada. If you choose to access this Website from another location, you are responsible for compliance with local laws, if and to the extent local laws are applicable.
These Terms and Conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Ontario, Canada, without giving effect to any principles of conflicts of law. You agree that any action at law or in equity arising out of or in connection with these Terms and Conditions or the Website shall be filed only in the provincial or federal courts located in Ontario, Canada and hereby submit to the nonexclusive jurisdiction of such courts. You also agree that regardless of any statute or law to the contrary, any claim or cause of action arising out of or related to use of the Website or the Terms and Conditions must be filed within one (1) year after such claim or cause of action arose or be forever barred.
Except where prohibited by applicable law, you agree to waive any right you may have to commence or participate in any class action against us related to any claim and, where applicable, you also agree to opt out of any class proceedings against us.
In order to be able to receive communication/offers and/or post comments on the Website, you may be required to register. Should you choose to register, you agree to provide accurate and current information about yourself as required by the registration process, and to promptly update such information as necessary to ensure that it is kept accurate and complete.
You agree to be responsible for:
(a) maintaining the confidentiality of any passwords or other account identifiers which you choose or are assigned as a result of any registration on the Website, and
(b) all activities that occur under such password or account.
Further, you agree to notify MyCanadianLife.com of any unauthorized use of your password or account. If you provide any information that is untrue or inaccurate, we have the right to suspend or terminate your account.
User Conduct, Indemnification and Licence Granted
Postings created by users on any part of the Website, including but not limited to its Comment forums, (“Postings”) are the responsibility of the user creating the Postings.
MYCANADIANLIFE.COM HAS NO RESPONSIBILITY FOR USER POSTINGS.
However, MyCanadianLife.com retains the right, which it may or may not exercise, in its sole discretion, to review, edit, refuse or delete any Postings for any reason whatsoever.
MyCanadianLife.com will not be liable to you or any third-party for any modification or discontinuance of your Postings.
MyCanadianLife.com may preserve Postings and may also disclose any information as necessary to satisfy any law, regulation or governmental request, comply with legal process, and enforce these Terms and Conditions or to protect itself, its users and/or the public.
You hereby represent and warrant that you have all necessary rights in and to all Postings you provide and that such Postings shall not infringe any proprietary or other rights of third parties or contain any libellous, tortuous, or otherwise unlawful information.
Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, you agree not to:
YOU AGREE TO INDEMNIFY AND HOLD HARMLESS EACH OF MYCANADIANLIFE.COM, ITS AFFILIATES, SPONSORS, AND THEIR RESPECTIVE OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES AND AGENTS FROM AND AGAINST ANY AND ALL CLAIMS, ACTIONS OR DEMANDS, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION REASONABLE LEGAL AND ACCOUNTING FEES RESULTING FROM OR RELATED TO ANY BREACH OF THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS, YOUR ACCESS TO OR USE OF THE WEBSITE OR YOUR USE OF OR RELIANCE ON OR PUBLICATION, COMMUNICATION OR DISTRIBUTION OF ANYTHING FROM THE WEBSITE.
You shall use your best efforts to cooperate with us in the defence of any claim. We reserve the right, at our own expense, to assume the exclusive control of any matter otherwise subject to indemnification by you.
By contributing Postings to the Website, you give (or warrant that the owner of such rights has expressly given) to MyCanadianLife.com and its affiliates and/or sponsors a worldwide, royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable and nonexclusive right and license to use, reproduce, modify, edit, adapt, publish, translate, broadcast, create derivative works from, distribute, perform, display and publicize such content anywhere, for any purpose and in any form, media or technology now known or later developed, without any compensation to you. In addition, you acknowledge and agree that you have waived any moral rights in your Postings.
You further agree that MyCanadianLife.com is free to use any ideas, concepts, know-how, or techniques contained in any of the Postings for any purpose whatsoever including, but not limited to, developing, manufacturing and marketing products using such information, without compensation to you.
Termination of Access
You agree that MyCanadianLife.com, in its sole discretion, may suspend or terminate your password, account, or use of the Website and remove and discard any Postings at its convenience or for any reason. You agree that any suspension and/or termination of your access to the Website may be affected without prior notice and that MyCanadianLife.com will not be liable to you or to any other person as a result of any such suspension or termination.
Links to Third Party Sites
Users may, through hypertext or other computer “links,” gain access to other sites on the Internet which are not part of the Website and which are not controlled by MyCanadianLife.com
MyCanadianLife.com is providing these links to you only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by MyCanadianLife.com of the site.
MYCANADIANLIFE.COM ASSUMES NO RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY MATERIAL OUTSIDE OF THE WEBSITE WHICH MAY BE ACCESSED THROUGH ANY SUCH LINK.
Unless otherwise indicated on the Website, MyCanadianLife.com is not sponsored by or affiliated with the linked sites, and trademarks used in connection with linked sites are not trademarks of MyCanadianLife.com
DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES AND LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, MYCANADIANLIFE.COM IS PROVIDING THE WEBSITE ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS AND MAKES NO WARRANTIES OR REPRESENTATIONS, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, IN ANY CONNECTION WITH THE WEBSITE, ITS CONTENTS, OR ANY WEB SITE OR CONTENTS WITH WHICH IT IS LINKED.
MYCANADIANLIFE.COM DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE FUNCTION OF THE WEBSITE OR ITS CONTENTS WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR FREE, THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, OR THAT THE WEBSITE OR THE SERVERS THAT MAKE IT AVAILABLE ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS.
TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, NEGLIGENCE, SHALL MYCANADIANLIFE.COM BE LIABLE FOR ANY LOSS OF USE, LOSS OF DATA, LOSS OF INCOME OR PROFIT, LOSS OF OR DAMAGE TO PROPERTY, OR FOR ANY DAMAGES OF ANY KIND OR CHARACTER (INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION ANY COMPENSATORY, INCIDENTAL, DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES), EVEN IF MYCANADIANLIFE.COM HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES OR LOSSES, ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OF THE WEBSITE, ITS CONTENTS, OR ANY WEBSITE OR CONTENTS WITH WHICH IT IS LINKED. IN NO EVENT SHALL MYCANADIANLIFE.COM’S TOTAL LIABILITY FOR ALL DAMAGES, LOSSES, AND CAUSES OF ACTION, WHETHER IN CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, NEGLIGENCE), OR OTHERWISE, EXCEED THE AMOUNT PAID BY YOU FOR ACCESSING THIS SITE.