Terms and Conditions of Use
This Website is owned and operated by Metafore Technologies Inc. ("Metafore"). Any and all content, data, graphics, photographs, pictures, audio, video, software, trademarks, service marks, trade names and other information (collectively, the "Content") contained in this Website are proprietary to Metafore, its parent entities, its affiliates and/or third party licensors. The Content is protected by Canadian and international copyright and trademark laws.
The trademarks, logos, service marks and icons identifying the products and services (collectively the "Trademarks") displayed on the Website, are registered and unregistered trademarks of Metafore, its parent entities, its affiliates or its affiliates licensors. Nothing contained on the Website should be construed as granting, by implication, or otherwise, any license or right to use any trademark displayed on the Website without Metafore’s express written consent or such others that may own the trademarks displayed on the Website. Your misuse of the trademarks displayed on the Website, or any other content on the Website, except as provided in this Agreement, is strictly prohibited. All trademarks are the property of their respective owners. Some images are courtesy of third parties.
Access and Use
Metafore grants you a limited license to access and use the Website, including the right to display, download, print and reproduce all or part of the Content for your personal informational purposes provided you agree to maintain any and all copyright or other proprietary notices contained in such Content and that you cite the URL (Uniform Resource Locator) source of such Content. Any commercial use of the Website, Metafore's servers or Internet infrastructure, or its related services, or the resale of its related services, is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of Metafore.
This license terminates automatically if you breach any of these terms and conditions of use. Upon termination, you must immediately destroy all copies of any content in your possession. You agree that Metafore may, in its sole discretion, terminate or suspend your access to all or part of the Website for any reason. Should you object to these terms and conditions of use or any subsequent modification, change or amendment thereto or become dissatisfied with the Website in any way, your only recourse is to immediately discontinue use of the Website.
Unauthorized use of the Website or any of its content may violate copyright laws, trademark laws, the laws of privacy and publicity, and communications regulations and statutes.
Registration and Passwords
To access certain portions of the Website and to make purchases, including without limitation, to request a corporate e-account, you may be asked to complete an online registration form.
You agree to provide true, current, complete and accurate information as requested on any registration form to which this Website may direct you, and to update that registration information as soon as possible after any information on such registration form changes.
Upon registration, you may be given a password or member name. You alone are responsible for keeping that password and user name confidential, and for any and all activity that occurs on this Website under such password or user name. You agree to immediately notify Metafore of any known or suspected unauthorized use of your password or member name or any other breach of security.
Restrictions on Use
Except as expressly authorized herein, you may not copy, modify, distribute, download, display, transfer, post, or transmit the Website or its content in any form without Metafore's prior written permission.
The following activities are also expressly prohibited and you agree to refrain from performing any of the following activities: any non-personal or commercial use; use of any robot, spider, other automatic device, or manual process to monitor or copy the Website or any of its content; "mirroring" or "framing" the Website or any of its content on any other server; collection or use of product listings, descriptions, or prices for a supplier of competitive or comparable products; use of any device or technology to provide repeated automated attempts to access password-protected portions of the Website; and any action that imposes an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on the Website or our infrastructure or otherwise interferes with the Website's functioning.
Posting and Transmitting to the Website
You may not post, upload, publish, transmit or otherwise distribute any unlawful, fraudulent, harassing, libelous, threatening, defamatory, sexually graphic, obscene, inflammatory, profane, or otherwise inappropriate information or material of any kind which constitutes or encourages conduct that would constitute a criminal offence or give rise to civil liability.
You acknowledge that Metafore reserves the right to monitor, review, retain, and/or disclose any information necessary to operate the Website, to protect its and its licensors and its customers, and to comply with any applicable law, regulation, legal process or governmental request.
Metafore reserves the right to edit or refuse to post or to remove any information on the Website, in whole or in part, for any reason.
Accuracy of Information and Disclaimer
Metafore seeks to provide current and accurate information on its Website. However, the material contained in this Website may contain misprints, inaccuracies and errors. Accordingly, this Website, including the content and services provided herein, is being provided on an “as is” basis. Neither Metafore nor its parent entities, its affiliates or their representatives make any representation or warranty of any kind or nature, either express or implied, with respect to the content.
Metafore disclaims all warranties, express or implied, but not limited to, implied warranties and conditions of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, and non-infringement. Metafore does not warrant that the functions on the Website will be error free, uninterrupted, or free of viruses or other potentially harmful elements.
You acknowledge that your access to the Website will not be free of interruptions, that the information contained on the Website may have errors or technical inaccuracies, and that the Website may be unavailable from time to time.
Limitation of Liability
In no event shall Metafore, its parent entities or its affiliates be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, or consequential damages that result from or in connection with the use of, or the inability to access or use the Website or any content or services, even if Metafore has been advised of the possibility of such damages. Applicable law may not allow the limitation or exclusion of liability for incidental or consequential damages, so the above limitations or exclusion may not apply to you. You access and use this Website at your own risk.
Metafore grants you a limited, revocable, and nonexclusive right to create a hyperlink to the home page of the Website provided that the link does not portray Metafore or its products or services in a false, misleading, derogatory, or offensive matter. You may not use Metafore's, or any of its parent entities’, its affiliates', logos, trademarks, name or other proprietary graphic in the link without the prior written permission of Metafore.
The links which we might place on our Website do not imply that we sponsor, endorse or are affiliated or associated with, or have been legally authorized to use any trademark, trade name, service mark, design, logo, symbol or other copyrighted materials displayed on or accessible through such sites.
Modification of Terms
Subject to applicable law, any cause of action arising out of or related to this Website or its service must commence within one (1) year after the cause of action arose; otherwise, such cause of action is permanently barred.
Metafore respects your right to privacy of your personal and account information and is equally committed to providing a trusted and secure environment. Please review our Privacy Statement for details on the manner in which we collect, use, disclose and otherwise manage your personal and account information.
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Last Updated January 7, 2010.