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TERMS AND CONDITIONS FOR USE OF THIS SITE

The W. Garfield Weston Foundation (the “Foundation”) is pleased to provide this web site for your personal noncommercial use. However, by using this site, you agree to the Terms and Conditions provided below.

The Foundation reserves the right to update or modify these Terms and Conditions at any time without your prior notice. Revised Terms and Conditions will apply to the use of our website from the date of the publication of the revised terms and conditions on our website. Your use of this site following any such change constitutes your agreement to follow and be bound by these Terms and Conditions. For these reasons, we encourage you to review these Terms and Conditions whenever you use this site.

If you do not accept these terms, you must not use this website.

USE OF SITE AND SITE MATERIAL

Except as expressly stated therein, this site is provided for your personal noncommercial use and you may not copy material from this site for commercial use. You may copy material in limited quantities from this site for your personal noncommercial use provided our copyrights notice is affixed to the copied material and the content is not modified. The Foundation reserves the right to restrict your use of this site at any time, which may include terminating your permission to make personal copies of material from this site.

You are prohibited from using this site to post or transmit any unlawful, threatening, libelous, defamatory, obscene, scandalous, inflammatory, pornographic or profane material or any material that could constitute or encourage unlawful conduct. You must not use our website for any purposes related to marketing without our express written consent.

The information on this site may contain typographical errors or inaccuracies and may not be complete or current. The Foundation reserves the right to correct any errors, inaccuracies or omissions and to change or update information and material at any time without prior notice.

OWNERSHIP OF INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

The Foundation either owns or has explicit permission to use the copyright to all material and trademarks, service marks and trade dress (collectively referred to as “Intellectual Property”) displayed on and from this site.

The Intellectual Property on this web site is protected from copying or reproduction under national and international trademark and copy right law and nothing on this site should be construed as a license to use the Intellectual Property for any purpose other than personal noncommercial copying as described above. Your use of the Intellectual Property on this site is restricted by the above terms and nothing contained herein shall be construed as conferring by implication, estoppels or otherwise any license or right under any patent, trademark, copyright or other proprietary right of the Foundation. All rights reserved.

LIABILITY DISCLAIMER

Your use of this site and material from this site is at your own risk.

Nothing in these terms and conditions will exclude or limit our liability for fraud, for death or personal injury caused by our negligence, or for any other liability which cannot be excluded or limited under applicable law.

The Foundation strives to provide accurate and up-to-date material on this site. However, the Foundation makes no warranties or representations as to the accuracy, completeness or timeliness of the material provided on this site. The Foundation assumes no liability or responsibility for any errors or omissions on this site.

Neither the Foundation, nor any of its agents or any other party involved in creating, producing or delivering this site is liable for any damages whatsoever arising out of your access to, or use of, this site or any material from this site. Without limiting the foregoing, this site and the material provided on this site are provided “as is”, without warranty or any kind either expressed or implied, including but not limited to, the implied warranties of the merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement.
Except where stated above, the Foundation assumes no liability or responsibility for any damage to you, your computer, or other property, due to your access to, use of, reliance on, or downloading of this site or any materials provided on this site.

LINKS

The Foundation has not reviewed any or all of the sites that may be linked to this site and is not responsible for any sites linked to this site. Your linking to any sites from this site is at your own risk. By linking to a site or permitting a link to this site, the Foundation does not endorse the site operator or the content of the linked site.

APPLICABLE LAW AND JURISDICTION

You agree that the laws of the Province of Ontario, Canada, govern any use of this site, disputes arising out of your use of this site or material from this site, without regard to rules relating to conflicts of laws. The United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods shall not apply. The courts of the Province of Ontario shall have exclusive jurisdiction over all claims.

SEVERABILITY

If any provision of this agreement is unenforceable, that provision shall be deemed severed from this agreement and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of the remaining provisions.

INDEMNIFICATION

You agree to indemnify and hold harmless the Foundation and each of its directors, officers, employees and agents from and against any and all injuries, damages, losses, liabilities, claims, judgments and settlements, including all reasonable costs, expenses and attorneys fees, arising out of any action or claim related to any negligent or willful act or omission by you while accessing the Foundation web site or your failure to comply with any of these terms and conditions.

PRIVACY

This privacy policy applies to this website.

The Foundation only collects personal information that you choose to provide. The Foundation does not collect your personal information if you browse its website. Some information such as your Internet domain name or IP address may be collected by the Foundation’s web server. To the extent that the Foundation’s web server may collect such information, that information will be used solely for the operation and security of the Foundation’s website. The Foundation’s website does not track use of the website.

If you choose to provide your personal information, the Foundation will use such information only for the purposes for which it is provided, unless you consent otherwise. The Foundation does not share your personal information with other organizations without your permission unless:

  • it is necessary to provide you with a service that you have requested;
  • it is required or authorized by law; or
  • compelling circumstances exist that affect anyone’s health or safety.