LEGAL

Terms of Use

 

This website is owned and operated by Big Dog Communications Inc. (“Big Dog”). Access to and use of this website is provided by Big Dog to you on the condition that you agree to all of the terms set out in these Terms of Use, which are subject to and incorporate any additional terms of service elsewhere on this website, and by accessing or using this website, you are confirming your agreement with such terms. Big Dog may change these Terms of Use at any time without notice and your continued use of this website will be deemed to be acceptance of such amended terms. If you do not agree to accept and abide by these Terms of Use you must not use any of the information on this website and must leave this website immediately. In these Terms of Use, references to “Big Dog” may include, or refer only to, Big Dog. Big Dog reserves the right to modify, suspend or terminate operation of or access to this website or its content or any portion of this website or its content, at any time. Please check these Terms of Use periodically for changes.

 

Permitted Use

 

As long as you comply with these terms of service, Big Dog grants you a personal, non-exclusive, non-transferable, revocable, limited licence to access and use this website. You may only use this website for lawful purposes. You may not interfere with the security of, or otherwise abuse this website or any system resources, services or networks connected to or accessible through this website or obtain any materials, documents or information through any means not purposely made available through this website. You may not interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of this website or any transaction being conducted on this website, or with any other person’s use of this website. You may not use this website or any of its content for any purpose that infringes upon, misappropriates or violates the rights of any person or encourages or that effects harmful or illegal activity.

 

Disclaimers

 

The information contained in this website has been prepared solely for the purpose of providing general information about Big Dog. This website and its contents are provided on an “as is” basis and use of this website and its content is at your own risk. Big Dog does not make any representations, warranties or conditions about the quality, accuracy, reliability, completeness, currency, or timeliness of this website or its content. Big Dog does not assume any responsibility for any errors, omissions or inaccuracies of this website or its content. To the fullest extent permitted by law, Big Dog disclaims all warranties, representations and conditions of any kind with respect to this website and its content whether express, implied or collateral, including, without limitation, representations, warranties or conditions about the quality, accuracy, reliability, completeness, currency, or timeliness of the website or its content, fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement or that this website or its content are or will be error-free or will operate without interruption.

 

Accuracy of Information

 

The content on this website may not always be the most current source of information about Big Dog, and Big Dog disclaims liability for any failure to update this website or the information or any document contained herein.

 

Exclusion of Liability

 

In no event will Big Dog be liable, whether based on warranty, contract, tort, negligence, strict liability or any other legal theory, for any damages of any kind (including, without limitation, direct, indirect, incidental, consequential, special, exemplary, punitive damages, lost profits, loss of use, loss of data, personal injury, fines, fees, penalties or other liabilities), whether or not Big Dog has been advised of the possibility of such damages, resulting or arising from:

  • the use or reliance on information contained in this website;

  • use of third-party websites linked to this website;

  • any Internet software used in connection with this website, computer viruses or other destructive programs encountered as a result of using this website;

  • any error or omission in such information or failure to update information in a timely manner; and

  • any other matters related to this website.

 

Third Party Links

 

Certain links on this website will lead to websites which are not under the control of Big Dog. Third party links are included solely for the convenience of the user, and do not constitute endorsement by Big Dog of any third party products or services. When you activate such hyperlinks you leave the Big Dog website and Big Dog has no control over and will accept no liability in respect of any of the material on any such website. Activation of hyperlinks is done at your own risk.

 

Internet Communication

 

The Internet is not a fully secure medium and any communication may be lost, intercepted, corrupted or altered. Big Dog is not liable for any damages resulting from the transmission, interception, corruption, or alteration of communications to or from this website.

Any information voluntarily given to Big Dog via this website is deemed to be given consensually. You agree that the information you provide to Big Dog is non-confidential, truthful, legal and does not violate the rights of others and you consent to Big Dog using, distributing, reproducing or disclosing it for any purpose. Except as required by applicable laws, Big Dog undertakes no obligation of any kind concerning the information you provide to Big Dog via this website. The information you provide is deemed to be non-proprietary and Big Dog may use any ideas, concepts, know-how or techniques for any purpose. Big Dog does collect statistical information about visits to this website including hits, visits, page views, most frequented pages, most popular pages, time of day, day of week and date.

Due to technical difficulties inherent in the Internet, Internet software or transmission problems could produce inaccurate or incomplete copies of information contained on this website. Big Dog takes reasonable precautions to ensure that this website is free from computer viruses, however it is recommended that the user install and use appropriate anti-virus or other protective software. Big Dog disclaims liability for any computer viruses or other destructive programs that may be inadvertently downloaded from this website.

 

Indemnity

 

You agree to indemnify and hold Big Dog, its officers, directors, shareholders, predecessors, successors, assigns, employees, agents, subsidiaries and affiliates, harmless from any demands, loss, liability, claims or expenses (including legal fees), made against Big Dog by any third party due to or arising out of or in connection with your use of this website or its contents.

 

Miscellaneous

 

These Terms of Use constitute the entire agreement between Big Dog and you pertaining to the subject matter hereof and supersede all prior or contemporaneous communications and proposals, whether electronic, oral or written, between you and Big Dog with respect to this website and its contents. Big Dog’s failure to insist upon or enforce strict performance of any provision of these Terms of Use will not be construed as a waiver of any provisions or right. If any of the provisions contained in these Terms of Use are determined to be void, invalid or otherwise unenforceable by a court of competent jurisdiction, such determination will not affect the remaining provisions contained herein. The headings contained in these Terms of Use are for convenience of reference only and do not form part of these Terms of Use.

 

Governing Law

 

These Terms of Use and the use of this website shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the province of Alberta and the federal laws of Canada applicable therein, without giving affect to any principles of conflicts of law. This website and its contents are intended for use only in jurisdictions where it may be lawfully offered for use.