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The everythingforseniorsdirectory.ca web site is owned and operated by Dan Westlake, sole proprietor of BITS Of Knowledge 796 Dundalk Dr. London, ON N6C 3V2 Canada.

 

Website User - Everything For Seniors Community

 

PLEASE READ THIS DOCUMENT CAREFULLY BEFORE ACCESSING OR USING HTTP://EVERYTHINGFORSEIORSDIRECTORY.CA/ WEBSITE, HENCEFORTH REFERRED TO AS “THE SITE”.

By accessing or using the site, you agree to be bound by the terms and conditions set forth below. If you do not wish to be bound by these terms and conditions, you may not access or use the site and should immediately cease such use. We may modify this agreement at any time, and such modifications shall be effective immediately upon posting of the modified agreement on the site. you agree to review the agreement periodically to be aware of such modifications and your continued access or use of the site shall be deemed your conclusive acceptance of the modified agreement.

Social network community at everythingforseniorsdirectory.ca

This Terms Of Use is separate and in addition to the Terms Of Use for the business directory section of the everythingforseniorsdirectory.ca.

Limitation Of Liability

You assume total responsibility and risk for your use of the site and the Internet. BITS Of Knowledge provides the site and related information "as is" and does not make any express or implied warranties, representations or endorsements whatsoever (including without limitation warranties of title or non-infringement, or the implied warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose) with regard to the service, any merchandise information or service provided through the service or on the Internet generally, and BITS Of Knowledge shall not be liable for any cost or damage arising either directly or indirectly from any such transaction. It is solely your responsibility to evaluate the accuracy, completeness and usefulness of all opinions, advice, services, merchandise and other information provided through the service or on the Internet generally. You understand further that the Internet contains unedited materials some of which are sexually explicit or may be offensive to you. you access such materials at your risk. BITS Of Knowledge has no control over and accepts no responsibility whatsoever for such materials.

In no event will BITS Of Knowledge be liable for (i) any incidental, consequential, or indirect damages (including, but not limited to, damages for loss of profits, business interruption, loss of programs or information, and the like) arising out of the use of or inability to use the service, or any information, or transactions provided on the service, or downloaded from the service, or any delay of such information or service. even if BITS Of Knowledge or its authorized representatives have been advised of the possibility of such damages, or (ii) any claim attributable to errors, omissions, or other inaccuracies in the service and/or materials or information downloaded through the service. Since some provinces may not allow the exclusion or limitation of liability for consequential or incidental damages, the above limitation may not apply to you. in such provinces, BITS Of Knowledge's liability is limited to the greatest extent permitted by law.

1. Privacy.

Your privacy is of utmost importance to us. We do NOT track you, display advertising to you or share any of your information with anyone. You control what personal information and content you wish to share and how it's shared. When contributing any content the following options are available. Public, Logged In Users, Friends or Private.

We permit the various search engines to index the social network community section of the website. There is nothing preventing anyone from copying and posting something you have posted in the community on another website and which that content indexed will be also be publicly available on the Internet. If there is anything you do NOT wish to be found on the internet your best solution is to never post it.

In the community, never post personal information such as your SIN (Social Insurance Number) or financial information such as credit card numbers etc.

2. Copyright - What's ours is ours, what's yours stays yours.

We do not claim any copy or intellectual property rights over any material you post, upload or contribute to the community at everythingforseniorsdirectory.ca.

Domestic and International copyright and trademark laws protect the entire contents of the site. The owners of the intellectual property, copyrights and trademarks remain with the respective owners. You may not modify, copy, reproduce, republish, upload, post, transmit, or distribute, in any manner, the material on the site, including text, graphics, code and / or software unless otherwise noted on the site or without obtaining written permission from the respective owner.

You may print and download portions of material from the different areas of the Site solely for your own non-commercial use provided that you agree not to change or delete any copyright or proprietary notices from the materials.

Unless specifically revoked in writing by the copyright or intellectual property owner, you grant BITS Of Knowledge the right to use screen shots, quoted text and other references of contributed material posted as public or for logged in users for advertising purposes (this does not included material set as for friends only or private).

3. Trademarks.

Everything For Seniors Directory has no trademarks. Other product and company names mentioned in the site may be the trademarks of their respective owners and remain the property of the respective owners.

4. Use of the Site General Terms.

You understand that, except for information, products or services clearly identified as being supplied by BITS Of Knowledge, BITS Of Knowledge does not operate, control or endorse any information, products or services of any of the businesses listed on everythingforseniorsdirectory.ca, linked from everythingforseniorsdirectory.ca or on the Internet in any way. Except for BITS Of Knowledge identified information relating to everythingforseniorsdirectory.ca's services, all information, products and services offered through the site or on the Internet generally are offered by third parties that are not affiliated with the site.

You also understand that BITS Of Knowledge cannot and does not guarantee or warrant that files available for downloading through the site will be free of infection or viruses, worms, Trojan horses or other code that manifest contaminating or destructive properties. You are responsible for implementing sufficient procedures and checkpoints to satisfy your particular requirements for accuracy of data input and output, and for maintaining a means external to the Site for the reconstruction of any lost data.

While we do our best to prohibit conduct and control undesirable content on the site, you understand and agree that BITS Of Knowledge will not be held responsible and that you may be exposed to such. Features are available to report users and content for users.

In connection with your use of the site, you agree you will not:

a) Transmit any message, information, data, text, software or images, or other content ("Material") that is unlawful, harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, tortuous, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, libelous, or otherwise objectionable that may invade another's right of privacy;.

b) Impersonate any person or entity or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with a person or entity of Everything For Seniors Directory and BITS Of Knowledge;

c) Post or transmit any Material that you do not have a right to reproduce, display or transmit under any law or under contractual or fiduciary relationships (such as nondisclosure agreements);

d) Post or transmit any Material that contains a virus or corrupted data;

e) Delete any author attributions, legal notices or proprietary designations or labels that you upload to any communication feature;

f) Use the Site’s communication features in a manner that adversely affects the availability of its resources to other users (e.g., excessive shouting, use of all caps, or flooding continuous posting of repetitive text);

g) Post or transmit any unsolicited advertising, promotional materials, "junk mail", "spam," "chain letters," "pyramid schemes" or any other form of solicitation or any non-resume information such as opinions or notices, commercial or otherwise;

h) Violate any applicable local, municipal, provincial, national or international law;

i) Upload, transmit, embed or post a link to any Material that infringes any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright or other proprietary rights of any party;

j) Delete or revise any Material posted by any other person or entity;

k) Manipulate or otherwise display the Site by using framing or similar navigational technology.

l) Advertising goods or services is forbidden on the community site with exception of if the 'Market' if offered. Businesses may create free listings in the business directory section of the site.

Violation(s) of the Terms Of Use can and will result in the termination of your Everything For Seniors Community account at everythingforseniorsdirectory.ca.

5. User Accounts

a) You agree not to register multiple user accounts.

b) Residents and businesses, clubs and associations etc. that provide products or services for seniors within the boundaries of Canada may register for a user account.

If you are a Canadian citizen that is a Snowbird you may still register when outside the boundaries of Canada.

c) Accounts consist of a user name, email address and password plus screen name. (Your screen name can be the same or different than your username).

d) You are responsible for any activity that occurs under your account or screen name.

e) You are responsible for keeping your password secure

f) You understand that any content that you posted as public may have been indexed by search engines so references to that content will still exist.

g) We reserve the right to reclaim usernames on behalf of businesses or individuals that hold legal claim or trademark on those usernames.

h) Individuals who have registered in order to use our services can change or update their account information and preferences by visiting your account page.

i) You can request removal of your account by sending an email to community@everythingforseniorsdirectory.ca. When your account is deleted, any and all content you posted is also deleted, there is NO undo. Important Notice: Any content posted as public that may have been indexed by search engines will still remain on the internet which we have no control over.

6. Account Profiles.

a) We do not require or insist on personal information being provided as part of your profile.

b) Contact Information in your Account Profile: Other than your email address for your account, you decide what if any information you wish to provide in order to be contacted by users of the site.

c) Individuals who have registered in order to use our services can change or update their profile and preferences by visiting the profile settings in your account.

d) As it relates to Seniors, businesses, organizations and senior centre's etc are permitted in their profiles to post details of their business etc well as a link to their website.

7. Storing files and sharing your contributed content.

a) You may store and post material you own and links to different websites.
b) You may post links, images and videos.
c) You may upload files and images. When uploading files you can elect whom you wish to share them with.
d) When sharing the following options are available: Public, Logged In Users, Friends or Private.

8. Advertising.

Advertising in the Everything For Seniors Community is prohibited. Businesses, associations and senior centre's etc may place listings in the business directory of the website. We also do NOT accept third party advertising. The Everything For Seniors Community does not have Google ads.

 

9. Equipment.

You shall be responsible for obtaining and maintaining all telephone, computer hardware and other equipment needed for access to and use of the Site and all charges related thereto.

10. Indemnification and Reservation of Rights.

You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless BITS Of Knowledge (owner of everythingforseniorsdirectory.ca), its officers, directors, employees, agents, licensors, suppliers and any third party information providers to the Site from and against all losses, expenses, damages and costs, including attorneys' fees, resulting from any violation of this Agreement (including negligent or wrongful conduct) by you or your use and access of the Site.

BITS Of Knowledge reserves the right to release current or past member or everythingforseniorsdirectory.ca user information if BITS Of Knowledge believes that a member’s account is being used to commit unlawful acts, if the information is subpoenaed and / or if BITS Of Knowledge deems it necessary and / or appropriate.

11. Third Party Rights.

The provisions of paragraphs 3 (Use of the Site), and 5 (Indemnification) are for the benefit of BITS Of Knowledge, and its owner, directors, employees, agents, licensors, suppliers, and any third party information providers to the Site. Each of these individuals or entities shall have the right to assert and enforce those provisions directly against you on its own behalf.

12. Term; Termination.

Either party without notice may terminate this Agreement at any time for any reason. The provisions of paragraphs 1 (Copyright, Intellectual Property), 3 (Use of the Site), 5 (Indemnification), 6 (Third Party Rights) and 11 (Miscellaneous) shall survive any termination of this Agreement.

13. Special Admonitions for International Use.

Recognizing the global nature of the Internet, you agree to comply with all local rules including, without limitation, rules about the Internet, data, e-mail, or privacy. Specifically, you agree to comply with all applicable laws regarding the transmission of technical data exported from Canada or the country in which you reside.

14. Dealings with Third Parties.

Your participation, correspondence or business dealings with any third party found on or through the Site, regarding the 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 third party. You agree that Everything For Seniors Directory shall not be responsible or liable for any loss, damage or other matters of any sort incurred as the result of any such dealings.

15. Links.

The Site provides, or third parties provide, links to non- Everything For Seniors Directory Internet World Wide Web sites or resources. Because Everything For Seniors Directory has no control over such sites and resources, you acknowledge and agree that Everything For Seniors Directory is not responsible for the availability of such external sites or resources, and does not endorse and is not responsible or liable for any content, advertising, products, or other materials on or available from such sites or resources. You further acknowledge and agree that Everything For Seniors Directory 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 on any such content, goods or services available on or through any such site or resource.

16. Miscellaneous.

This Agreement shall all be governed and construed in accordance with the laws of Ontario and Canada. You agree that any legal action or proceeding between Everything For Seniors Directory and you for any purpose concerning this Agreement or the parties' obligations hereunder shall be brought exclusively in a municipal, provincial or federal court of competent jurisdiction sitting in the City of London, Province of ON, Canada.

Any cause of action or claim you may have with respect to the Site must be commenced within one (1) year after the claim or cause of action arises or such claim or cause of action is barred. Everything For Seniors Directory failure to insist upon or enforce strict performance of any provision of this Agreement shall not be construed as a waiver of any provision or right. Neither the course of conduct between the parties nor trade practice shall act to modify any provision of this Agreement. Everything For Seniors Directory may assign its rights and duties under this Agreement to any party at any time without notice to you.

Any rights not expressly granted herein are reserved.

Some of the information on this Web site may contain projections or other forward-looking statements regarding future events or the future financial performance of Everything For Seniors Directory. We wish to caution you that these statements are only predictions and that the actual events or results may differ materially.

17. Security.

This site relies on the security provided by our host and the author(s) of the software we use to protect against the loss, misuse or alteration of the information under our control. We also take any steps we can if we are made aware of any security holes to get them fixed but we cannot guarantee complete security.

18. Use by Minors Prohibited.

Everything For Seniors Directory is not intended for and should not be used by anyone under the age of 18. Everything For Seniors Directory complies with the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act and does not knowingly permit registration or use by anyone under the age of 13.

19. Outside of the boundaries of Canada.

This site and Social Network Community is for postings by businesses and individuals within the boundaries of Canada (In other words, Canadian citizens). Any such posting that is outside the boundaries of Canada will be immediately removed from the system.

If indexed by search engines, posted material may be searched for and found internationally. Posted material is accessible internationally and may be accessed from outside the boundaries of Canada and the United States of America.

If you are a Canadian citizen that is a Snowbird you may still register and post even when outside the boundaries of Canada.

We permit search engines to index the site and public items in the community.

20. Newsletters and Commercial Electronic Messages

We offer two newsletters you can subscribe too, one is for Seniors and the other is for businesses and organizations etc that provide products and services for seniors. If you subscribe you can unsubscribe at any time. If you subscribe you will receive periodic newsletters containing news, updates and promotions regarding our services. You can withdraw your consent by unsubscribing at any time. Note: Your information will never be given, shared or sold to any third party.

21. Changes to Our Policies.

The Terms of Use for everythingforseniorsdirectory.ca may change from time to time. If we make any substantive changes to our policies, we will notify you by sending e-mail to the address provided by you, or by posting notice of changes to this Web site. Your use of the site after the changes constitutes your agreement with regard to information collected from you in the past and in the future.

22. Contacting Us.

The everythingforseniorsdirectory.ca site is owned and operated by BITS Of Knowledge 796 Dundalk Dr. London, ON Canada N6C 3V2

If you have any questions about this Terms of Use Statement, the practices of everythingforseniorsdirectory.ca, or your dealings with this web site, you can contact us by email at dan@bitsofknowledge.com or by mail at BITS Of Knowledge 796 Dundalk Dr. London, ON N6C 3V2.

Terms effective: Oct. 24, 2015