TERMS AND CONDITIONS
This Agreement governs the terms by which members and clients of Ready to Go Newsletters obtain the right to ready-made newsletters through the website located at www.readybusinessnewsletters.com (the “Site”).
1. ACCEPTANCE OF TERMS
Welcome to Ready to Go Newsletters. Ready to Go Newsletters provides its service to you, subject to the following Terms and Conditions, which may be updated by us from time to time without notice to you. You shall also be subject to any posted guidelines or rules applicable to such services which may be posted from time to time. In addition, Ready to Go Newsletters also may offer other services from time to time that are governed by different Terms and Conditions. By accessing this web site and using the services of Ready to Go Newsletters, you are agreeing to be bound by these web site Terms and Conditions, all applicable laws and regulations, and agree that you are responsible for compliance with any applicable local laws. If you do not agree with any of these terms, do not use this site or our services.
2. DESCRIPTION OF SERVICE and BACKGROUND
Ready to Go Newsletters currently provides users with access to a rich collection of on-line resources, including, various communications tools, online forums, and branded programming through its network of properties (the “Service”). Unless explicitly stated otherwise, any new features that augment or enhance the current Service, including the release of new Ready to Go Newsletters properties, shall be subject to this Agreement. You understand and agree that the Service is provided “AS-IS” and that Ready to Go Newsletters assumes no responsibility for the timeliness, deletion, mis-delivery or failure to store any user communications or personalization settings.
3. LICENSE TERMS
We hereby grant to you a perpetual, non-exclusive, non-transferable license to use the Content for the Permitted Uses (as defined below). Unless the activity or use is a Permitted Use, you cannot do it. All other rights in and to the Content, including, without limitation, all copyright and other intellectual property rights relating to the Content, are retained by Ready to Go Newsletters or the supplier of the Content, as the case may be.
4. PERMITTED LICENSE USES
(a) You may only use the Content for those advertising, promotional and other specified purposes which are Permitted Uses (as defined below).
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(c) Permitted Uses. Subject to the restrictions described under Prohibited Uses below, the following are “Permitted Uses” of Content:
1. advertising and promotional projects, including printed materials;
2. on–line or electronic publications, including web pages and emails;
3. other reproductions for personal use or promotional purposes specified in (1) above, but not for resale, license or other distribution; and
4. any other uses approved in writing by Ready to Go Newsletters.
If there is any doubt that a proposed use is a Permitted Use, you should contact Ready to Go Newsletters for further guidance.
You agree that Ready to Go Newsletters, in its sole discretion, may terminate your password, account (or any part thereof) or use of the Service, and remove and discard any Content within the Service, for any reason, including, without limitation, for lack of use or if Ready to Go Newsletters believes that you have violated or acted inconsistently this Agreement. Ready to Go Newsletters may also in its sole discretion and at any time discontinue providing the Service, or any part thereof, with or without notice. You agree that any termination of your access to the Service under any provision of this Agreement may be effected without prior notice, and acknowledge and agree that Ready to Go Newsletters may immediately deactivate or delete your account and all related information and files in your account and/or bar any further access to such files or the Service. Further, you agree that Ready to Go Newsletters shall not be liable to you or any third-party for any termination of your access to the Service.
6. MEMBER CONDUCT
You understand that all information, notes, written materials, text, software, sound, photographs, graphics, video, messages or other materials (“Content”), whether publicly posted or privately transmitted, may be the sole responsibility of the person from which such Content originated. This means that you, and not Ready to Go Newsletters, are entirely responsible for all Content that you upload, post, email or otherwise transmit via the Service. Ready to Go Newsletters does not control the Content posted via the Service and, as such, does not guarantee the accuracy, integrity or quality of such Content. You understand that by using the Service, you may be exposed to Content that is offensive, indecent or objectionable. Under no circumstances will Ready to Go Newsletters be liable in any way for any Content, including, but not limited to, for any errors or omissions in any Content, or for any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of the use of any Content posted, emailed or otherwise transmitted via the Service. You agree to not use the Service to:
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12. GENERAL PROVISIONS
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(e) This Agreement will be governed under the laws of the Province of Ontario and the federal laws of Canada applicable therein (without reference to conflicts of laws principles). This Agreement will not be governed by the United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods, the application of which is expressly excluded. You consent to service of any required notice or process upon you by registered mail or overnight courier with proof of delivery notice, addressed to the address or contact information provided by you at the time the Content was downloaded, or such other address as you may advise us in writing to use, from time to time.
(f) Any and all disputes arising out of, under or in connection with this Agreement, including without limitation, its validity, interpretation, performance and breach, shall be finally settled under the Rules of Arbitration of the International Chamber of Commerce by a single Arbitrator appointed in accordance with such rules. The arbitration shall take place in Toronto, Ontario, and shall be conducted in the English language.
(g) The parties have requested that this Agreement and all related documents be drawn up in English. Les parties ont demand que cette convention ainsi que tous les documents qui s’y rattachent soient en anglais.
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