of Internet Professionals (“SIP”) website at www.sipgroup.org
(the “Site”) with the exclusion of the webpage located at http://www.sipgroup.org/jobs/
(the “SIP JobBoard”) which is linked to the Workopolis website. The
Workopolis Webpage is not part of the Site, nor is the content of
Webpage controlled by SIP. PLEASE READ THESE TERMS CAREFULLY BEFORE
USING THIS SITE. By using this Site, you are agreeing to comply with,
and be bound by, the following Terms. If you do not agree to these
Terms, you should not use this Site.
1.Communications, Modifications. You consent to the exchange of information and documents between
SIP and yourself electronically over the Internet. You agree that
SIP may, at its sole discretion, modify the Terms at any time with
or without notice to you. The revised Terms shall be posted on the
Site. You should review these Terms on a regular basis for any such
changes. You agree that your continued use of the Site after any revised
Terms have been posted on the Site constitutes your consent to be
bound by such revised Terms.
2. Ownership. You acknowledge that any
and all information, content, reports, data, databases, graphics,
interfaces, web pages, text, files, software, trade-marks and logos
(collectively the “Content”) contained on this Site, including the
manner in which the Content is presented or appears, and all information
relating thereto, are the property of SIP and/or its licensors.The Content is protected under applicable copyrights, trade-marks
and other proprietary rights. Unless otherwise stated, the copying,
redistribution, use or publication by you of any such content or any
part of the Site is strictly prohibited.You do not acquire any ownership rights
to any Content or document obtained through the Site.The posting of information or materials by SIP on the Site
does not constitute a waiver of any right in such information and
materials.SIP may make changes in the Content at
any time without notice.
3.License and Restrictions on Use. SIP grants to you a personal, non-transferable and non-exclusive
license to access, read, print and download one copy of the Content.
You agree that you will not:
(i)distribute the Content for any purpose, including without limitation,
compiling an internal database, redistributing or reproducing the
Content through any commercial network, cable or satellite system
(e.g., sending “spam” to SIP members or persons on SIP's mailing list);
(ii)create derivative works
of, reverse engineer, decompile, adapt, translate, transmit, arrange,
modify, copy, sell, sub-license, export, merge, transfer, assign,
share, publish, make available to any person or otherwise use, either
directly or indirectly, the Content in whole or in part, in any form
or by any means whatsoever, except as specifically permitted under
these Terms. You shall not permit, allow or do anything that would
infringe or otherwise prejudice the proprietary rights of SIP and/or
its licensors to the Content.
4.License To Use Your Information.You hereby grant to
SIP the perpetual, unlimited, royalty-free, world-wide, non-exclusive,
irrevocable, transferable license to run, display, copy, reproduce,
publish, distribute, create derivative works of, adapt, translate,
transmit, arrange, modify, sub-license, export, merge, transfer, assign,
share, make available to any person or otherwise use, any information
or other content you provide on or through this Site or which is sent
by you to SIP, including without limitation, any ideas, concepts,
inventions, know-how, techniques or any intellectual property contained
therein, for any purpose whatsoever. SIP shall not be subject to any
obligations of confidentiality regarding any such information unless
specifically agreed to by SIP in writing or required by law. You represent
and warrant that you have the right to grant the license set out above.
You also hereby grant to SIP the perpetual, unlimited, royalty-free,
world-wide, non-exclusive, irrevocable and transferable license to
post on the Site, any photographs of you taken at any SIP events.
disclosure of any personal information provided by you to SIP
correct and delete your own personal information stored by SIP
by: (1) updating your membership information on the Site at
or sending an e-mail to ,requesting such information or correction.
to SIP's information collection practices, and does not apply
to the use of your personal information on third party websites
accessed through links at the Site.
to Third Party Sites.The links on the Site will enable you
to leave the Site and connect directly to linked sites. Such linked
sites are entirely independent of the Site, and shall not be construed
as any reflection on, any affiliation with, approval of, or endorsement
by, SIP of any such site or entity, or its respective information,
publications, products or services. SIP shall not be responsible for
the contents of any site linked to the Site, any link contained in
a linked site, or the information collected from you by these other
sites. SIP is providing these links to you only as a convenience.
7. Termination.Your right to use this Site is effective
until terminated by SIP, with or without cause, in SIP's sole and
unfettered discretion. SIP may terminate this Agreement without notice
to you if you fail to comply with any of its Terms. Any such termination
by SIP shall be in addition to and without prejudice to such rights
and remedies as may be available to SIP, including injunction and
other equitable remedies. The disclaimers, limitations on liability,
ownership, termination, your license to SIP, your warranty and the
indemnity provisions of these Terms shall survive the termination
or expiry of this agreement.
8. Disclaimer. UNLESS OTHERWISE PROVIDED,
THE CONTENT, THE SITE AND THE LINKS THEREFROM ARE PROVIDED ON AN "AS
IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS, WITHOUT WARRANTIES, REPRESENTATIONS
OR CONDITIONS OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, STATUTORY OR
OTHERWISE. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, SIP
DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED
TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR
PURPOSE, WITH RESPECT TO THE SITE, ANY CONTENT AND ANY WEBSITE WITH
WHICH THE SITE IS LINKED. SIP DOES NOT WARRANT OR MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS
REGARDING THE USE OR THE RESULTS OF THE USE OF THE CONTENT AND/OR
THE SITE IN TERMS OF THEIR CORRECTNESS, ACCURACY, RELIABILITY, SECURITY
OR THAT THE SITE OR THE SERVER THAT MAKES IT AVAILABLE ARE FREE OF
VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. YOU (AND NOT SIP) ASSUME THE
ENTIRE COST OF ANY NECESSARY SERVICING, REPAIR OR CORRECTION.
acknowledge that your visit to the Workopolis
Webpage is at your own risk and SIP expressly disclaims any and all
liability from your visit and use of the Workopolis
Webpage. You agree that you have the sole responsibility for the posting
of your resume on the Site and that you are responsible for the accuracy
of your resume's content. If you are relying on the content of any
resumes posted on the Site, you are doing so at your own risk. SIP
shall not make, give or be deemed to have made or given, and SIP hereby
disclaims, any representation or warranty, express or implied, as
to the truth of the information contained in the resumes posted by
you or other individuals on the Site. You agree that all risks incidental
to the disclosure or use of the information to or by you are your
responsibility and you hereby indemnify SIP, its employees, agents,
members, officers and directors (the “SIP Parties”) from any and all liability
in connection with the posting of, and the information contained in
9. Limitation of Liability. Under no circumstances, including, but not limited to, negligence, shall
SIP be liable for any direct, indirect, special, consequential or
other damages that result from the use of, or the inability to use,
the Content, the Site or the links from the Site, even if SIP has
been advised of the possibility of such damages.
10. Indemnification.You agree at all times to indemnify,
defend and hold harmless the SIP Parties against all actions, proceedings,
costs, claims, damages, demands, liabilities and expenses whatsoever
(including legal and other fees and disbursements) sustained, incurred
or paid by SIP directly or indirectly in respect of any information
or other content you provide, and your use (or misuse) of the Content
or this Site. SIP reserves the right, in its sole discretion and at
its own expense, to assume the exclusive defence and control of any
action, claim or matter otherwise subject to indemnification by you.
You will co-operate as fully as reasonably required in the defence
of any claim.
11. Jurisdiction and Severability.These Terms will be governed by the
laws of the Province of Ontario and the federal laws of Canada applicable
therein. In the event of a dispute, you agree to submit to the exclusive
jurisdiction of the Ontario courts. You have required that these Terms
and all documents relating thereto be drawn-up in English. Vous avez
demandé que cette convention ainsi que tous les documents qui
s'y rattachent soient rédigés en anglais. If any provision
of these Terms shall be found to be unlawful, void or unenforceable,
then such provision shall be deemed severable herefrom and will not
affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions.
legal notices on this Site constitute the entire agreement between
you and SIP with respect to the use of this Site and the Content.
No waiver of any of the provisions of this Agreement shall be deemed
or shall constitute a waiver of any other provision (whether or not
similar) nor shall such waiver constitute a continuing waiver unless
otherwise expressly provided.
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