Terms of Use

Agreement Between User and Canadian Municipal Business Gateway

The Canadian Municipal Business Gateway (hereinafter called CMBG) Web Site is comprised of various Web pages operated by Canadian Municipal Business Gateway.
The CMBG Web Site is offered to you conditioned on your acceptance without modification of the terms, conditions, and notices contained herein. Your use of the CMBG Web Site constitutes your agreement to all such terms, conditions, and notices.

Modification of These Terms of Use
CMBG reserves the right to change the terms, conditions, and notices under which the CMBG Web Site is offered, including but not limited to the charges associated with the use of the CMBG Web Site.

Links to Third Party Sites
This Site may provide links to other third-party World Wide web sites or resources. CMBG makes no representations whatsoever about any other web site which you may access through this Site. Because References on this Site to any names, marks, products or services of any third parties or hypertext links to third party sites or information are provided solely as a convenience to you, and do not constitute or imply an endorsement, sponsorship or recommendation of, or affiliation with the third party or its products and services. CMBG makes no representation or warranty as to any third party Content, products or services, and you agree that CMBG 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 third-party Content, products or services available on or through any such site or resource.
The CMBG Web Site provides links to other third-party World Wide web sites or resources. CMBG has no control over such sites and resources, you acknowledge and agree that CMBG is not responsible for the availability of such external sites or resources and is not responsible or liable for any Content, advertising, products, services or other materials on or available from such sites or resources. It is up to you to take precautions to ensure that whatever you select for your use is free of such items as viruses, worms, trojan horses and other items of a destructive nature.
CMBG is providing these links to you only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by CMBG of the site or any association with its operators.

No Unlawful or Prohibited Use 
You agree not to use the Website or services offered on the Website for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by this Agreement.
You may not use the Website or services in any manner that could damage, disable, overburden, or impair this Site or interfere with any other party’s use of the Website or services. You may not seek to obtain any materials or information through the Website by any means not intentionally made available or provided for through the Site.
The CMBG may make available on the Website, particularly on the certain communications services such as electronic mail postings, and other forums. If CMBG makes such forums available to you, you agree to post messages only if they are relevant to the intended subject matter of the forum.By way of example, and not as a limitation, you agree that when using a Communication Service, you will not:

  • Defame, abuse, harass, stalk, threaten or otherwise violate the legal rights (such as rights of privacy and publicity) of others.
  • Publish, post, upload, distribute or disseminate any inappropriate, profane, defamatory, infringing, obscene, indecent or unlawful topic, name, material or information.
  • Upload files that contain software or other material protected by intellectual property laws (or by rights of privacy of publicity) unless you own or control the rights thereto or have received all necessary consents.
  • Upload files that contain viruses, corrupted files, or any other similar software or programs that may damage the operation of another’s computer.
  • Advertise or offer to sell or buy any goods or services for any business purpose, unless such Communication Service specifically allows such messages.
  • Conduct or forward surveys, contests, pyramid schemes or chain letters.
  • Download any file posted by another user of a Communication Service that you know, or reasonably should know, cannot be legally distributed in such manner.
  • Falsify or delete any author attributions, legal or other proper notices or proprietary designations or labels of the origin or source of software or other material contained in a file that is uploaded.
  • Restrict or inhibit any other user from using and enjoying the Communication Services.
  • Violate any code of conduct or other guidelines which may be applicable for any particular Communication Service.
  • Harvest or otherwise collect information about others, including e-mail addresses, without their consent.
  • Violate any applicable laws or regulations.

CMBG has no obligation to monitor the Communication Services. However, CMBG reserves the right to review materials posted to a Communication Service and to remove any materials in its sole discretion. CMBG reserves the right to terminate your access to any or all of the Communication Services at any time without notice for any reason whatsoever.
CMBG reserves the right at all times to disclose any information as necessary to satisfy any applicable law, regulation, legal process or governmental request, or to edit, refuse to post or to remove any information or materials, in whole or in part, in CMBG’s sole discretion.
Always use caution when giving out any personally identifying information about yourself or your children in any Communication Service. CMBG does not control or endorse the content, messages or information found in any Communication Service and, therefore, CMBG specifically disclaims any liability with regard to the Communication Services and any actions resulting from your participation in any Communication Service. Managers and hosts are not authorized CMBG spokespersons, and their views do not necessarily reflect those of CMBG.
Materials uploaded to a Communication Service may be subject to posted limitations on usage, reproduction and/or dissemination. You are responsible for adhering to such limitations if you download the materials.

CMBG does not claim ownership of the materials you provide to CMBG (including feedback and suggestions) or post, upload, input or submit to any CMBG Web Site or its associated services (collectively “Submissions”). However, by posting, uploading, inputting, providing or submitting your Submission you are granting CMBG, its affiliated companies and necessary sublicensees permission to use your Submission in connection with the operation of their Internet businesses including, without limitation, the rights to: copy, distribute, transmit, publicly display, publicly perform, reproduce, edit, translate and reformat your Submission; and to publish your name in connection with your Submission.
No compensation will be paid with respect to the use of your Submission, as provided herein. CMBG is under no obligation to post or use any Submission you may provide and may remove any Submission at any time in CMBG’s sole discretion.
By posting, uploading, inputting, providing or submitting your Submission you warrant and represent that you own or otherwise control all of the rights to your Submission as described in this section including, without limitation, all the rights necessary for you to provide, post, upload, input or submit the Submissions.

Liability Disclaimer
With respect to all information provided in or linked to through this website, CMBG makes no warranties of any kind, express or implied (including warranties of fitness for a particular purpose) and shall not be liable for any loss arising out of use of this information, including without limitation any indirect or consequential damages.
CMBG presents the information on this website as a service to our users. While the information on this site is about legal issues, it is not legal advice. For those using this website who are not legal professionals, we urge you to seek advice from a notary public.
CMBG may terminate, change, suspend or discontinue any aspect of this Site at any time without notice. Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, the Society may change the availability of any features, institute new, or change existing, fees or charges; add, remove, modify or otherwise change any contents on this Site; and/or impose limits on certain features or restrict access to parts or all of this Site. CMBG reserves the right, but not the duty, to correct any errors or omissions in any portion of this Site at any time without notice.
Any use of or reliance on this Site or the contents of this Site shall be at your sole risk. CMBG makes no representation or warranty of any kind regarding this Site or the contents of this Site, all of which are provided on an “AS IS” basis. CMBG expressly disclaims all representations, warranties, conditions and endorsements. Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, CMBG makes no warranty as to the accuracy, quality or completeness of the contents of this Site, nor to title or non-infringement, nor to the absence of any software virus or other harmful component. CMBG does not warrant that this Site will continue to operate, will operate without interruptions, or that it will be error-free.
None of the information provided on this Site is provided as legal advice and you agree that it will not be relied upon as such.

Termination/access Restriction
CMBG reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to terminate your access to the CMBG Web Site and the related services or any portion thereof at any time, without notice. You agree that no joint venture, partnership, employment, or agency relationship exists between you and CMBG as a result of this agreement or use of the CMBG Web Site. CMBG’s performance of this agreement is subject to existing laws and legal process, and nothing contained in this agreement is in derogation of CMBG’s right to comply with governmental, court and law enforcement requests or requirements relating to your use of the CMBG Web Site or information provided to or gathered by CMBG with respect to such use. If any part of this agreement is determined to be invalid or unenforceable pursuant to applicable law including, but not limited to, the warranty disclaimers and liability limitations set forth above, then the invalid or unenforceable provision will be deemed superseded by a valid, enforceable provision that most closely matches the intent of the original provision and the remainder of the agreement shall continue in effect. Unless otherwise specified herein, this agreement constitutes the entire agreement between the user and CMBG with respect to the CMBG Web Site and it supersedes all prior or contemporaneous communications and proposals, whether electronic, oral or written, between the user and CMBG with respect to the CMBG Web Site.

Copyright and Trademark Notices
All contents of the CMBG Web Site are: Copyright 2015 by CMBG and/or its suppliers. All rights reserved.

The names of actual companies and products mentioned herein may be the trademarks of their respective owners.
The example companies, organizations, products, people and events depicted herein are fictitious. No association with any real company, organization, product, person, or event is intended or should be inferred.
Any rights not expressly granted herein are reserved.