Terms & Conditions
Term and Conditions
By accessing any area of the Family and Children’s Services Niagara web site, (the “Web Site”) the user acknowledges this notice, and agrees to the terms and conditions, set out below. Except where stated otherwise, the term “Family and Children’s Services Niagara or FACS Niagara” used on the Web Site shall be deemed to include the Family and Children’s Services Niagara web site and its respective affiliates, subsidiaries, successors and assigns.
Trademarks and Copyrights
The Family and Children’s Services Niagara web site owns and operates the Family and Children’s Services Niagara web site. Family and Children’s Services Niagara and related words, domain names and logos are trademarks and the property of Family and Children’s Services Niagara. All other trademarks, product names and company names or logos cited herein are the property of their respective owners.
The material contained on the Family and Children’s Services Niagara web site, including all portions of the Web Site, content, site design, text, graphics and the selection and arrangement thereof are Copyright © Family and Children’s Services Niagara. All Rights Reserved.
No material from the Web Site or any web site owned, operated, licensed or controlled by Family and Children’s Services Niagara web site or its licensors may be copied, reproduced, republished, posted, transmitted or distributed in any way. The user may print, in hard copy, portions of the Web Site only for the purpose of referencing the information offline. The use of any such material for any other reason, on any other web site, or the modification, distribution or republication of this material without prior written permission from Family and Children’s Services Niagara is strictly prohibited.
Disclaimer and Limitation of Liability
The web site and the information or materials herein are provided on an “as is, where is” basis. Family and Children’s Services Niagara web site makes no representations or warranties, either expressed or implied, of any kind with respect to the web site or its contents. Family and Children’s Services Niagara disclaims all warranties, expressed or implied, including, but not limited to, merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose. By using or attempting to use the web site, the user expressly acknowledges that Family and Children’s Services Niagara makes no warranties or representations regarding the content of the web site: (i) There are no warranties or representations made regarding the content of the web site in terms of how current it is, its accuracy, or its completeness; and (ii) as a service to users of the web site, the Family and Children’s Services Niagara web site may include links to other web sites over which Family and Children’s Services Niagara has no control. Family and Children’s Services Niagara web site provides no endorsement or representation of any kind regarding the products, services, content or appropriateness of content of such web sites, and the user hereby irrevocably waives any claim against Family and Children’s Services Niagara with respect to such web sites.
The user acknowledges that any content, offers, information, opinions (including without limitation, reviews) (“Content”) he or she may provide to the Web Site becomes the property of Family and Children’s Services Niagara, including all copyright, without reservation, and user waives in favour of Family and Children’s Services Niagara any and all moral rights in such Content. The user acknowledges and agrees that all or any portion of the Content may be used, edited, reproduced, published, translated, sublicensed, copied and distributed and/or incorporated into other works in any form, media, or technology now known or hereafter developed for the full term of any copyright that may exist in such Content, without compensation of any kind to the user.
By submitting Content to the Family and Children’s Services Niagara web site, the user automatically warrants that he/she has the full right and authority to submit such Content, and that none of such Content is subject to any copyright or other proprietary right of a third party.
Any Content expressed or made available by third parties, including any other user of the Web Site, are those of the respective third parties and not of or its licensors, or any of their officers, directors, employees or agents.
The owners and operators of the Web Site reserve the right to not publish, or to remove any Content that they deem in their sole discretion, to be inappropriate for the Web Site, for any reason whatsoever.
Governing Law and Jurisdiction
The Web Site (excluding linked web sites) is controlled by Family and Children’s Services Niagara from offices within the Province of Ontario, Canada. The Web 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, by accessing the Web Site, the user agrees that all matters relating to access to, or use of, the Web Site, or any other hyperlinked web site, shall be governed by the laws of the Province of Ontario and the federal laws of Canada applicable therein. The user also agrees and hereby submits to the exclusive personal jurisdiction and venue of the courts of the Province of Ontario and acknowledges that the user does so voluntarily and is responsible for complying with local laws.
The Web Site and the information contained herein does not constitute an offer or a solicitation of an offer for the purchase or sale of any securities.
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