Legal Notice: Date: December 5, 2014 Updated
IMPORTANT – Please read this page carefully.
Copyright © 2014 Acupuncture Canada
TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE OF SITE
This Site is provided for your use by the Acupuncture Canada (“Acupuncture Canada”) conditional on your acceptance of the terms and conditions of use set out below (“Terms and Conditions”). By accessing, reading and making use of this Site, you agree, on your own behalf and on behalf of any entity on whose behalf you may be acting, to be bound by the Terms and Conditions. If you do not wish to be bound by the Terms and Conditions, you should not use this Site.
CHANGES TO TERMS AND CONDITIONS
Acupuncture Canada may add to or remove, modify or otherwise change any part of the Terms and Conditions at any time. Changes will be effective when the changed Terms and Conditions are posted on this Site. You should check the Terms and Conditions frequently for changes by checking the date of “Last Update” at the top of this document. If any change to the Terms and Conditions is not acceptable to you, you should discontinue your use of this Site immediately. Your continued use of this Site after changes to the Terms and Conditions are posted thereon will constitute acceptance of the changes.
CHANGES TO THIS SITE
Acupuncture Canada may terminate, change, suspend or discontinue any aspect of this Site at any time without notice. Acupuncture Canada reserves the right, but not the duty, to correct any errors or omissions in any portion of this Site at any time without notice.
OWNERSHIP AND USAGE
Copyright © 2014 Acupuncture Canada (unless otherwise indicated).
The contents of this Site may not be transmitted, transcribed, reproduced, stored or translated into any other form without the prior written permission of Acupuncture Canada, unless specifically provided for as follows. In particular, Acupuncture Canada permits you to display the content of this Site on your computer and to print, download and use the underlying HTML, text, audio clips, video clips and other content available to you on this Site provided that, you do not modify the content of this material; and you include with and display on each copy the copyright notice and your displaying, printing, downloading and use is for personal non-commercial use only.
No other use of this Site is permitted. Without restricting the generality of the foregoing:
– you may not make commercial use of the content of this Site,
– you may not include the content of this Site in or with any product that you create or distribute, or
– you may not copy the content of this Site onto your own or another’s web site.
Some of the content on this Site may be subject to the copyright of another source. There may be additional restrictions on the reproduction of such content. Details concerning copyright ownership and any special restrictions on reproduction are indicated on the relevant page(s) of this Site and they should be observed.
Acupuncture Canada (“Logo”) is a trademark owned by the Acupuncture Canada. All other trademarks, trade names or service marks mentioned on this Site are the property of their respective owners.
Absent the use of encryption, the Internet is not a secured medium and privacy cannot be ensured. Internet e-mail is vulnerable to interception and forging. Acupuncture Canada will not be responsible for any damages you or any third party may suffer as a result of the transmission of confidential information that you make to any third party through the Internet e-mail links provided on this Web Site. Acupuncture Canada is not responsible for any errors or
any changes made to any transmitted information. Should you decide to transmit information using Internet e-mail links, you do so at your own risk.
While Acupuncture Canada makes reasonable efforts to ensure that all products and services provided on this Site do not contain computer viruses, it is your responsibility to take the appropriate precautions to scan for computer viruses and to ensure that you have a complete and current back up of the applicable items contained on your computer system.
LINKS TO OTHER SITES
The Site may contain links to other sites as well as e-mail links. These links are provided solely as a convenience to you. These other sites were independently developed by parties other than Acupuncture Canada and Acupuncture Canada assumes no responsibility for the accuracy or appropriateness of the information contained in such sites. Acupuncture Canada makes no representations or warranties regarding, and does not endorse any linked web site, the contents thereof, the information appearing thereon or any of the products or services described thereon. Any mention of another party or its product or service on the Site should not be construed as an endorsement of that party or its products or services. If you decide to access linked third party web sites, you do so at your own risk.
WEB SITES LINKED TO THIS SITE
Certain web sites may be linked to this Site. Not all of these links may have been permitted by Acupuncture Canada. Regardless of whether a link has been permitted by Acupuncture Canada, Acupuncture Canada is not responsible for the contents of any web site that is linked to this Site. Acupuncture Canada makes no representations or warranties, and does not endorse any web site that is linked to this Site, the contents of any such web site, the information appearing on any such web site or any of the products or services described on any such web site. The fact that a web site is linked to this Site does not imply that Acupuncture Canada sponsors, endorses or is affiliated or associated with the entity that owns or is responsible for the web site.
If you want to link to this Site, you may do so, provided you agree to the link conditions described below (“Link Conditions”): A link may be established to the following page of this Site: http://www.acupuncturecanada.org. Links may not be established to any other pages on this Site without the prior written permission of Acupuncture Canada.
If you link to this Site, your web site –
– may not imply that Acupuncture Canada is endorsing you or your products or services;
– may not imply an affiliation between you or any entity on whose behalf you may be acting without the prior written consent of Acupuncture Canada;
– may not misrepresent your relationship with Acupuncture Canada or present false or misleading impressions about Acupuncture Canada or its services; and
– may not contain content that may be interpreted as distasteful or offensive.
Acupuncture Canada shall have no responsibility or liability for any content appearing on your web site.
Acupuncture Canada may at any time, in its sole discretion, immediately terminate your right to link to this Site, with or without cause. If Acupuncture Canada exercises this right, you will immediately remove all links to this Site.
Acupuncture Canada may amend these Link Conditions at any time. You agree to abide by these Link Conditions and the other Terms and Conditions on this Site, as amended from time to time. By establishing a link to this Site, you will be deemed to have agreed to these Link Conditions.
USE OF LOGO AS LINK ANCHOR BY LICENSEES
A licensee of Acupuncture Canada may use the Logo as a link anchor to link to this Site, provided the licensee agrees to the conditions described below (“Use of Logo Conditions”):
If a licensee uses the Logo as a link anchor to this Site –
– the licensee shall not adopt, use, register or attempt to register anywhere in the world any logo or mark confusingly similar to the Logo;
– the licensee shall not do or cause to be done any act or thing, directly or indirectly, contesting or in any impairing Acupuncture Canada’s right, title or interest in the Logo;
– the licensee shall not alter the Logo in any manner, including proportions, colours, elements, etc., or animate, morph or otherwise distort its perspective or two-dimensional appearance;
– the licensee shall not use the Logo in a manner which displays it in a negative or disparaging manner;
– the licensee shall not use the Logo as a predominate feature, displaying the Logo larger or more prominently than other company logos;
– the licensee shall not use the Logo as a feature or design element of any other logo or any other name or trademark;
– the licensee shall not use the Logo to imply that Acupuncture Canada is endorsing the licensee or any of the licensee’s products or services;
– the licensee shall not use the Logo to imply that Acupuncture Canada sponsors, is affiliated or is associated with the licensee;
– the licensee shall not use the Logo to misrepresent the licensee’s relationship with Acupuncture Canada; or
– the licensee shall not use the Logo to present false or misleading impressions about Acupuncture Canada or its services.
Acupuncture Canada disclaims any warranties that may be expressed or implied by law regarding the Logo, including warranties against infringement. The licensee agrees to indemnify Acupuncture Canada from and against all claims and liabilities arising out of the licensee’s use of the Logo.
Acupuncture Canada shall have no responsibility or liability for use of the Logo by the licensee.
Acupuncture Canada may at any time, in its sole discretion, immediately terminate the licensee’s use of the Logo as a link anchor, with or without cause. If Acupuncture Canada exercises this right, the licensee will immediately remove the Logo from the licensee’s web site.
Acupuncture Canada may amend these ‘Use of Logo Conditions’ at any time. By using the Logo as a link anchor, the licensee will be deemed to have agreed to these ‘Use of Logo Conditions’.
Any use of or reliance on this Site, the contents of this Site or the information provided through this Site shall be at your sole risk. Acupuncture Canada makes no representation or warranty of any kind regarding this Site, the contents of this Site or the information provided through this Site, all of which are provided on an “AS IS” and “AS AVAILABLE” basis. Acupuncture Canada expressly disclaims all representations, warranties, conditions and endorsements as to the operation of this Site, the contents of this Site or the information provided through this Site. Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, Acupuncture Canada makes no warranty as to the accuracy, quality or completeness of the contents of this Site or information provided through this Site, nor to merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose, nor to title or non-infringement, nor to the absence of any software virus or other harmful component. Acupuncture Canada does not warrant that this Site or the delivery, hosting and ancillary services or
facilities of third party suppliers utilized by Acupuncture Canada will continue to operate, will operate without interruptions or will be error-free.
None of the information provided on this Site or provided through this Site is provided as practice advice and it shall not be relied upon as such.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
In no circumstances shall Acupuncture Canada, its directors, officers or employees be responsible or liable for any loss or damages whatsoever, including (without limiting the generality of the foregoing) any direct, indirect, incidental, special, punitive or consequential damages, arising from or in connection with your use of, access to or your reliance on, or your inability to use or access, this Site, any contents of this Site, any information provided through this Site, any external links on this Site, any web site linked to this Site, or any contents thereof, any web site linking to this Site, or any contents thereof, or any delivery, hosting and ancillary services or facilities of third party suppliers utilized by Acupuncture Canada.
Acupuncture Canada has no responsibility and assumes no liability for third party contents of this Site or third party information provided through this Site.
This Site is controlled by Acupuncture Canada from its office within the Province of Ontario in Canada. This Site can be accessed from all provinces and territories of Canada, as well as from other countries around the world. As each of these jurisdictions has laws that may differ from those of the Province of Ontario, all matters relating to access to, or use of, this Site or any web site linked to this Site, shall be governed by the laws of the Province of Ontario and the laws of Canada applicable therein.