Table of Contents
- A. Framing and Links
- B. Reverse Engineering
- C. Personal Information
- D. User-Created Content
- E. Bloggers & Blog Content
- F. Interactive Features
- G. Posting Rules
- H. Third Party Communications
- I. International Use
- J. Limitation of Liability
- K. Indemnity
- L. Conclusion
- M. Inquiries
The term "CanadaEast" or "us" or "we" refers to the owner of the web site, CanadaEast Interactive, whose registered office is 939 Main Street, Moncton, New Brunswick E1C 8P3. Canadaeast is a division of Brunswick News Inc. of the same address.
The term "CE Network" refers collectively to sites owned by or managed by CanadaEast Interactive. The term "you" refers to the user or viewer of our website.
All of the information, content, services and software displayed on, transmitted through, or used in connection with CE Network, including for example directories, guides, news articles, opinions, reviews, text, photographs, images, illustrations, audio clips, video, html, source and object code, software, data, and the like are referred to collectively, as the "Content".
If you do not agree with any of the terms or conditions outlined in this document, alone or in their entirety, please exit immediately.
A. Framing and Links
You may freely link to any publicly available content directly. You may not utilize any framing technique that involves the use of any logo, trademark, copyrighted material or otherwise proprietary information including images, text, site layout or forms, without written consent.
B. Reverse Engineering
You agree not to decompile, reverse engineer or disassemble any software or other products or processes accessible through CE Network, not to insert any code or product or manipulate the content of CE Network in any way that affects the user's experience, and not to use any data mining, bots, Trojan horse, or any data gathering or extraction method in connection with your use of CE Network. Any illegally created derivitive work is the property of CE Network.
C. Personal Information
CE Network may require registration or otherwise ask you to provide information to make use of or participate in certain features or gain access to certain content. The decision to provide any information is entirely optional, however if you elect not to proffer such information, you may not be able to access certain content or features or participate in various areas of CE Network. You may also be asked to provide information in other contexts, in order to enter a sweepstakes, contest or promotion, as an example.
D. User-Created Content
You grant CE Network and its affiliates and related entities the right to use your name and any other information about you that you provide in connection with its use and with the reproduction or distribution of such material, and also grant CE Network the right to use any material, information, ideas, concepts, know-how or techniques contained in any communication engaged in with CanadaEast and CE Network or disclose to CanadaEast and CE Network for any purpose whatsoever, including but not limited to developing, manufacturing and marketing products using such information. All rights in this paragraph are granted without the need for additional compensation of any sort to you.
Please note that CE Network does not accept unsolicited materials or ideas for use or publication. CE Network is not responsible for the similarity of any of its content or programming in any media to materials or ideas transmitted to CanadaEast or CE Network.
E. Bloggers & Blog Content
Content contributed to the site by blog journalists, herein known as "Bloggers" to CE Network designated blogs, herein known as "Blog Content", remains the sole property of the author.
As a Blogger, you grant CE Network and its affiliates and related entities the right to use your name and any other information about you that you provide in connection with its use for the exclusive purpose of reproduction or distribution of such material. All rights in this paragraph are granted without the need for additional compensation of any sort to you.
F. Interactive Features
Interactive areas, message boards, chat rooms, etc., are intended to encourage public debate. We expect people to differ and disagree - opinion is subjective and we encourage freedom of speech and a marketplace of ideas. But by using these areas of CE Network, you are participating in a community that is intended for all of CE Network users. Therefore, we reserve the right to remove any content posted on our site at any time for any reason. Decisions as to whether content violates any Posting Rule will be made by CE Network in its discretion at any time after posting. Without limiting our right to remove content, we have attempted to provide guidelines to those posting content on our site. When using CE Network, please refrain from posting material that:
- may contain vulgar, profane, abusive or hateful language, epithets or slurs, text or illustrations in poor taste, inflammatory attacks of a personal, racial or religious nature, or expressions of bigotry, racism, discrimination or hate.
- is defamatory, threatening, disparaging, grossly inflammatory, false, misleading, deceptive, fraudulent, inaccurate, unfair, contains gross exaggeration or unsubstantiated claims, violates the privacy rights of any third party, is unreasonably harmful or offensive to any individual or community, contains any actionable statement, or tends to mislead or reflect unfairly on any other person, business or entity.
- violates any right of CE Network or any third party.
- discriminates on the grounds of race, religion, national origin, gender, age, marital status, sexual orientation or disability, or refers to such matters in any manner prohibited by law.
- violates any municipal, provincial or federal law, rule, regulation or ordinance, or attempts to encourage such an evasion or violation.
- unfairly interferes with any third party's uninterrupted use and enjoyment of CE Network.
- advertises, promotes or offers to trade any goods or services, except in areas specifically designated for such purpose.
- uploads copyrighted or other proprietary material of any kind on CE Network without the express permission of the owner of that material.
- includes images, photos, or articles or other content that constitutes, promotes or encourages illegal acts, violation of any right of any individual or entity, violation of any civic, municipal, provincial, national or international law, rule, guideline or regulation, or otherwise creates liability.
- uploads or transmits viruses or other harmful, disruptive or destructive files.
- disrupts, interferes with, or otherwise harms or violates the security of CE Network, or any services, system resources, accounts, passwords, servers or networks connected to or accessible through CE Network or affiliated or linked sites.
- "flames" any individual or entity (e.g., sends repeated messages related to another user and/or makes derogatory or offensive comments about another individual), or repeats prior posting of the same message under multiple threads or subjects.
CE Network will also make every reasonable effort to remove any posts suspected of being made by a child.
WARNING: A VIOLATION OF THE PRECEDING GUIDELINES AND PROHIBITIONS WILL BE REFERRED TO LAW ENFORCEMENT AUTHORITIES WHEN APPROPRIATE.
H. Third Party Communications
Your dealings or communications through CE Network with any party other than CE Network are solely between you and that third party. As an example, certain areas of CE Network may be e-commerce enabled and allow you to conduct transactions or purchase goods or services. In most cases, these transactions will be conducted by our third-party partners and vendors. Under no circumstances will CE Network be liable for any goods, services, resources or content available through such third party dealings or communications, or for any harm related thereto. Please review carefully the third party's policies and practices and make sure you are comfortable with those policies and practices before you engage in any transaction. Any complaints, concerns or questions you may have relating to materials provided by third parties should be forwarded directly to the third party.
I. International Use
CE Network is controlled, operated and administered by CanadaEast from its offices within Canada. CE Network makes no representation that materials or Content available through CE Network are appropriate or available for use outside Canada and access to them from territories where their contents are illegal is prohibited. You may not use CE Network or export the Content in violation of Canadian export or intellectual property laws and regulations. If you access CE Network from a location outside Canada, you are responsible for compliance with all local laws.
J. Limitation of Liability
YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT USE OF CE NETWORK IS AT YOUR OWN RISK. ALL CONTENT AVAILABLE THROUGH CE NETWORK IS PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS. NEITHER CANADAEAST, NOR ANY OF ITS AFFILIATED OR RELATED COMPANIES, OR ANY OF ITS OR THEIR EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, CONTENT PROVIDERS OR LICENSORS, MAKES ANY REPRESENTATION OR WARRANTY OF ANY KIND REGARDING CE NETWORK, THE CONTENT, ANY ADVERTISING MATERIAL, OR THE RESULTS THAT MAY BE OBTAINED FROM USE OF SUCH SERVICES OR SITES. CE NETWORK MAKES NO WARRANTY THAT CE NETWORK WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS, BE UNINTERRUPTED, TIMELY, SECURE OR ERROR FREE, OR THAT CE NETWORK OR THE SERVER THAT MAKES IT AVAILABLE ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS OR DESTRUCTIVE FILES.
CE NETWORK CONTAINS FACTS, VIEWS, OPINIONS, STATEMENTS AND RECOMMENDATIONS OF THIRD PARTY INDIVIDUALS AND ORGANIZATIONS. CE NETWORK DOES NOT REPRESENT OR ENDORSE THE ACCURACY, CURRENTNESS OR RELIABILITY OF ANY ADVICE, OPINION, STATEMENT OR OTHER INFORMATION DISPLAYED, UPLOADED OR DISTRIBUTED THROUGH THE CE NETWORK. YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT ANY RELIANCE UPON ANY SUCH OPINION, ADVICE, STATEMENT OR INFORMATION IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK.
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IN NO EVENT SHALL CE NETWORK OR CANADAEAST, OR THEIR AFFILIATES, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, CONTENT PROVIDERS OR LICENSORS BE LIABLE FOR ANY INDIRECT, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, DAMAGES RELATED TO UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR ALTERATION OF YOUR TRANSMISSIONS OR DATA, THE CONTENT OR ANY ERRORS OR OMISSIONS IN THE CONTENT, EVEN IF ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. IN NO EVENT SHALL CE NETWORK OR CANADAEAST, OR THEIR AFFILIATES, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, CONTENT PROVIDERS OR LICENSORS BE LIABLE FOR ANY AMOUNT FOR DIRECT DAMAGES.
SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION OF CERTAIN WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS, AND/OR THE DISCLAIMER OF SOME TYPES OF DAMAGES, SO SOME OF THE ABOVE MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
YOU AGREE TO INDEMNIFY, DEFEND AND HOLD HARMLESS, CE NETWORK AND CANADAEAST, EACH OF THEIR PARENT AND AFFILIATED COMPANIES, AND EACH OF THEIR RESPECTIVE PARTNERS, SUPPLIERS, LICENSORS, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, SHAREHOLDERS, EMPLOYEES, REPRESENTATIVES, CONTRACTORS AND AGENTS, FROM ANY AND ALL CLAIMS (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, CLAIMS FOR DEFAMATION, TRADE DISPARAGEMENT, PRIVACY AND INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY INFRINGEMENT) AND DAMAGES (INCLUDING ATTORNEYS' FEES AND COURT COSTS) ARISING FROM OR RELATING TO ANY ALLEGATION REGARDING: (A) YOUR USE OF CE NETWORK; (B) CE NETWORK'S USE OF ANY CONTENT OR INFORMATION YOU PROVIDE, AS LONG AS OUR USE IS NOT INCONSISTENT WITH THIS AGREEMENT; (C) INFORMATION OR MATERIAL POSTED OR TRANSMITTED THROUGH YOUR MEMBERSHIP ACCOUNT, EVEN IF NOT POSTED BY YOU; AND, (D) ANY VIOLATION OF THIS AGREEMENT BY YOU.
CanadaEasy may modify, suspend, discontinue or restrict the use of any portion of CE Network, including the availability of any portion of the Content at any time, without notice or liability. CanadaEast may deny access to any person or user at any time for any reason. In addition, CanadaEast or CE Network may at any time transfer its rights and obligations under this Agreement to any Brunswick News, Inc. affiliate, subsidiary or business unit, or any of their affiliated companies or divisions, or any entity that acquires CanadaEast Interactive, CE Network or any of their assets.
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