Terms of Service
- Agreement to Terms
ChildCareNetwork.ca provides access and use of this site ("Site") subject to your agreement to the following "Terms of Service" (the "Terms"). Please read these Terms carefully before accessing or using the Site. By accessing or using the Site, you agree to be bound by these Terms.
The Terms, as well as the Site (and information contained within the Site) may be updated or revised from time to time without notice to you. You can, at any time, review the most current version of the Terms at http://www.childcarenetwork.ca/tos.php. You agree to periodically review these Terms, and your continued access to or use of the Site shall constitute your acceptance of the updated or revised Terms.
- Registration Obligations
When registering on the Site, you must: (a) provide accurate, complete information about yourself as prompted to do so by the registration process and (b) maintain and update such information in order to keep it current, accurate, and complete. If ChildCareNetwork.ca learns that your information is not current, accurate, or complete, ChildCareNetwork.ca may immediately suspend or terminate your current or future use of the Site.
When you register on the Site, you will be issued a password during the registration process. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your password and you are solely responsible for any and all activities that occur under your password or account. You agree to (a) immediately notify ChildCareNetwork.ca of any unauthorized use of your password or account or any other breach of security, and (b) ensure that you exit from your account at the end of each use of the Site. ChildCareNetwork.ca is not liable for any loss or damage arising from your failure to comply with this Section 3.
- Limitation of Services
You understand and agree that this service is provided "AS-IS" and that ChildCareNetwork.ca assumes no responsibility for the time frame, omission and/or deletion, miss-delivery or failure to store any user communications or personalization settings. You are responsible for obtaining access to the service and that access may involve ISP or airtime charges. You are responsible for those charges, including those fees associated with the display or delivery of advertisements. In addition, you are to provide and are responsible for all equipment necessary to access the ChildCareNetwork.ca.
- Use of Information and Services
The child care providers displayed on the Site are listings only and are not sponsored, endorsed, recommended, or licensed by ChildCareNetwork.ca. The listing of child care providers displayed by ChildCareNetwork.ca is believed to have come from trustworthy sources, including the child care providers or from sources that are accessible by the public. You should directly contact the providers and/or their references for the most accurate information.
The information and services included in the Site are provided with the understanding that neither ChildCareNetwork.ca nor its suppliers or users are engaged in rendering legal, medical, counseling or other professional services or advice.
- No Liability
Under no circumstances will ChildCareNetwork.ca be liable for any consequence relating directly or indirectly to any action or inaction you take based on the information, services or other material on the Site. While ChildCareNetwork.ca will endeavor to keep its Site current, accurate, and complete, ChildCareNetwork.ca and its suppliers cannot guarantee, and will not be responsible for any damage or loss related to, the timeliness, accuracy, or completeness of the information, services, or other material on the Site.
- Site Conduct
When using the Site, you agree to abide by the following rules: (a) you may not post or transmit content (information, data, text, software, graphics, sound, photographs, video, messages, etc.) ("Content") that is unlawful, harassing, libelous, defamatory, obscene, fraudulent, harmful, threatening, abusive, hateful, that violates the property rights of others (including without limitation infringing use of a copyright or trademark), that violates the privacy or publicity right of others, or are otherwise objectionable; (b) you may not interfere with other users' use of the Site; (c) you may not use the Site to conduct any activity that is illegal or that violates the rights of others; (d) you may not use the Site to advertise or sell products or services to others; (e) you may not impersonate any person or entity, or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with a person or entity; (f) you may not post or transmit Content that you do not have a right to transmit under any law or under contractual or fiduciary relationships (such as inside information, confidential information, etc.); (g) you may not post Content to the Site unless the Content is freely owned by you or used with the permission of all other persons with any rights in the Content; and (h) you may not use the Site to collect or store personal data about other users.
- Removal of Content
ChildCareNetwork.ca does not pre-screen Content and has no responsibility for Content posted to the Site. However, ChildCareNetwork.ca reserves the right in its sole discretion to delete any Content submitted to or appearing on the Site. Bulletin boards, "chat rooms" and/or other information sharing locations on the Site may contain the opinions and views of other users. ChildCareNetwork.ca is not responsible for the accuracy of any messages or postings on the Site.
If you submit Content to the Site, you grant to ChildCareNetwork.ca, or warrant that the owner of such Content has expressly granted to ChildCareNetwork.ca, a world-wide, royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, transferable, non-exclusive and fully sublicensable right and license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, perform and display such Content (in whole or part) and/or to incorporate such Content in other works in any form, media, or technology now known or later developed.
The Site may provide, or third parties may provide, links to other Internet sites. Because ChildCareNetwork.ca has no control over such sites, ChildCareNetwork.ca does not endorse, and is not responsible for, any such sites or the information, material, products or services contained on or accessible through those sites. You acknowledge that ChildCareNetwork.ca shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with use of or reliance upon any such information, material, products, or services.
Your correspondence or business dealings with, or participation in promotions of, advertisers found on, or e-commerce through, the Site, including payment and delivery of related goods or services, and any other terms, conditions, warranties or representations associated with such dealings, are solely between you and such advertiser. You agree that ChildCareNetwork.ca shall not be responsible or liable for any loss or damage of any sort incurred as the result of any such dealings or as the result of the presence of such advertisers on the Site.
You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless ChildCareNetwork.ca, its subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, agents, employees, partners, and suppliers from any liability, loss, claim, demand, and expense (including reasonable attorneys' fees) related to (a) your use of the Site; (b) your violation of these Terms; or (c) your posting of Content to the Site.
You also agree to not sell, resell, copy, reproduce, or duplicate for any reason or purpose any portion, use, or access of ChildCareNetwork.ca.
- Modifications to Site
ChildCareNetwork.ca reserves the right to, from time to time, discontinue, temporarily or permanently, the information, services, products, and/or other Content on the Site with or without notice.
- Use and Storage of Content on the Site
ChildCareNetwork.ca may establish general practices and limits concerning the use of the Site, including without limitation, the maximum number of days that Content will be available on, or retained by, the Site. ChildCareNetwork.ca, in its sole discretion, reserves the right to change these general practices and limits at any time.
- Proprietary Rights
All information on the Site, as well as the organization and layout of the site, other than Content posted by you, is owned and copyrighted by ChildCareNetwork.ca or its suppliers or other Site users. Except as expressly authorized by ChildCareNetwork.ca, you may not copy, distribute, resell, display, sublicense or create derivative works based on any such information from the Site, in whole or in part.
- Disclaimer of Warranty
YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT THIS SITE, AND ALL INFORMATION AND CONTENT ON THE SITE, IS PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS. CHILDCARENETWORK.CA AND ITS SUPPLIERS DISCLAIM ALL EXPRESS AND IMPLIED WARRANTIES WITH REGARD TO THE SITE AND ALL INFORMATION, SERVICES, AND MATERIALS CONTAINED ON THE SITE, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT.
CHILDCARENETWORK.CA MAKES NO WARRANTY THAT: (a) THE SITE WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS OR THAT THE RESULTS THAT MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE SITE WILL BE SATISFACTORY; (b) THE SITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, TIMELY, SECURE, OR ERROR-FREE; (c) THE QUALITY OF ANY PRODUCTS, SERVICES, INFORMATION, OR OTHER MATERIAL PURCHASED OR OBTAINED BY YOU THROUGH THE SITE WILL MEET YOUR EXPECTATIONS, AND; (d) ANY ERRORS IN THE SITE WILL BE CORRECTED.
NO ADVICE OR INFORMATION, WHETHER ORAL OR WRITTEN, OBTAINED BY YOU FROM CHILDCARENETWORK.CA OR THROUGH THE SITE SHALL CREATE ANY WARRANTY NOT EXPRESSLY STATED IN THE TERMS.
- Limitation of Liability
ChildCareNetwork.ca may, in its sole discretion, with or without notice, terminate your password, account, or use of this Site, and remove and discard any Content on the Site, for any reason, including, without limitation if you violate these Terms. ChildCareNetwork.ca may also bar you from any future access to the Site. ChildCareNetwork.ca will not be liable to you for any such termination or prohibition on future access.
Should you object to any subsequent modifications of the terms and conditions of these Terms, your sole recourse will be to immediately notify ChildCareNetwork.ca of your termination of these Terms, which termination will be effective immediately. To the extent permitted by applicable law, the terms and conditions of these Terms will survive any termination of these Terms.
Any notices to you by ChildCareNetwork.ca may be made by either e-mail or regular mail. ChildCareNetwork.ca may also provide notices of changes to the Terms or other matters by displaying notices or links to notices to you on the Site.
- General Provisions
These Terms constitute the entire agreement between you and ChildCareNetwork.ca and govern your use of the Site, superceding any prior agreements between you and ChildCareNetwork.ca regarding the Site (including, but not limited to, any prior versions of these Terms).
ChildCareNetwork.ca's failure to insist upon strict enforcement of any provision of these Terms shall not be construed as a waiver of any provision or right. If any provision of these Terms is held to be invalid or unenforceable, the remaining provisions of these Terms will be enforced in accordance with their terms. The section headings in these Terms are for convenience only and have no legal or contractual effect.
Please report any violation of these Terms to ChildCareNetwork.ca.