B3 CANADA WEBSITE TERMS OF USE / TERMS & CONDITIONS

1. Introduction

(a) These terms of use explain how you may use this website (the “Site”). References in these terms to the Site includes the following website (https://b3canada.ca/) and all associated web pages. You should read these terms and conditions carefully before using the Site. By accessing or using this Site or otherwise indicating your consent, you agree to be bound by these terms and conditions as well as the documents and information referred to in them. If you do not agree with or accept any of these terms, you should cease using the Site immediately. If you have any questions about this Site, please contact us using our web form using the following link: https://b3canada.ca/contact/.

(b) Definitions
“Content” means any text, images, video, audio or other multimedia content, software or other information or material submitted to, subsisting on or accessible from the Site
“we”, “us” or “our” means Building Breakthrough Boards Corp. or, for brevity, B3 Canada
“you” or “your” means the person accessing or using the Site or its Content

(c) Privacy Statement: these terms include our Privacy Statement which shall be subject to these terms in the event of any conflict or inconsistency.

(d) This Site is intended for and directed to residents of Canada who are 18 years of age or over.

(e) Accessibility: we seek to make this Site as accessible as possible. If you have any problems accessing this Site or the content contained on it, please contact us at https://b3canada.ca/contact/.

2. Restrictions on use

(a) The Site is for your personal and non-commercial use only. You may electronically copy and print hard copies of pages from the Site for your personal use, provided that reference is made to B3 Canada when the information on our Site is used. You are prohibited from reproducing, publishing, transmitting, distributing, displaying, modifying, creating derivative works from, selling or participating in any sale of, or exploiting in any way the Site or any of its contents.

(b) As a condition of your use of the Site, you agree:

(i) not to use the Site for any purpose that is unlawful under applicable law, or prohibited by these terms and conditions;

(ii) not to defame or disparage anybody or make comments of an obscene, derogatory or offensive manner or otherwise use the Site or its Content in a way that brings us or any third party into disrepute or causes us to be liable to any third party;

(iii) not to reverse engineer, decompile, copy, modify, distribute, transmit, license, sublicense, display, revise, perform, transfer, sell or otherwise make available to any third party or otherwise publish, deep-link, create derivative works from or exploit in any way the Site or its Content except as permitted by us under these terms or as expressly provided under applicable law;

(iv) not to use the Site to distribute viruses or malware or other similar harmful software code;

(v) not to represent or suggest that we endorse any other business, product or service unless we have separately agreed to do so in writing; and

(vi) that you are solely responsible for all costs and expenses you may incur in relation to your use of the Site and shall be solely responsible for keeping your password and other account details confidential.

(c) We reserve the right to prevent or suspend your access to the Site if you do not comply with any part of these terms and conditions or any applicable law.

3. Ownership, use and intellectual property rights

(a) This Site and all intellectual property rights in the Site including without limitation any Content are owned by us and/or our licensors. We and our licensors reserve all our intellectual property rights (which include without limitation all copyright, trade-marks, domain names, design rights, database rights, patents and all other intellectual property rights of any kind) whether registered or unregistered anywhere in the world.

(b) Nothing in these terms and conditions grants you any rights in the Site other than as necessary to enable you to access the Site. You agree not to adjust to try to circumvent or delete any intellectual property notices contained on the Site and in particular in any digital rights or other security technology embedded or contained within any Site Content.

(c) Trade-marks: The B3 Canada logo is our trade-mark and the logos of our partner organizations are their respective trade-marks. Other trade-marks and trade names may also be used on this Site. The use or misuse of any trade-marks or any other Content on the Site except as provided in these terms and conditions is strictly prohibited. Nothing contained on the Site shall be construed as granting, by implication, estoppel or otherwise, any license or right to use any trade-mark without our prior written permission.

4. Software

(a) Our software is warranted only to the extent expressly required by Canadian law or according to the terms of the end user license agreement. We hereby disclaim all other warranties, conditions and other terms (whether express or implied) with regard to the software, including all implied warranties and conditions of satisfactory quality, freedom from defects and fitness for a particular purpose. In no event shall our aggregate liability in respect of any such software exceed the limitations of liability in the applicable end user license agreement.

5. Submitting Information to the Site

(a) While we use reasonable efforts to make the Site secure, the Site is not guaranteed to be an absolutely secure means of communication. For that reason, you should not submit or send to us any patentable ideas or patent applications, advertising or marketing suggestions, prototypes or any information, written or oral, which you regard as confidential or commercially sensitive or valuable (collectively referred to as “Unwanted Submissions”). While we value your feedback, comments and information, you agree not to submit any Unwanted Submissions. Any submission (including any Unwanted Submission) made to us is deemed to be our property. By transmitting or posting any submission or other material to us, you agree that, subject to our Privacy Statement, we are entitled to use any such information in any manner we see fit (including reproduction, transmission, publication, broadcast, and posting on any media and anywhere in the world) on a free of charge basis. We shall not be subject to any obligation of confidentiality nor be liable for any use and/or disclosure of such submissions.

(b) Where our Site enables you to communicate with us and/or other users of the Site, you may not use the Site to transmit harmful or offensive (e.g., violent, obscene, discriminatory, defamatory or otherwise illegal) communications or material which might otherwise bring us or the Site into disrepute. Although we reserve the right to monitor, edit, review or remove discussions, chats, postings, transmissions, bulletin boards and similar communications on the Site from time to time, we are under no obligation to do so and assume no responsibility or liability arising from any Content posted on the Site nor for any error, omission, infringement, defamatory statement, obscenity, or inaccuracy contained in any such information. Our right to use submissions or other material provided by you is non-exclusive, freely transferable and worldwide so you shall be entitled to use your own material yourself subject to applicable law.

(c) You represent and warrant that any Content you supply to us is and shall be your own original work or information and have been lawfully provided to us and that you have all necessary consents to provide them to us and that we shall be entitled to disclose your name with any such Content that we may choose to publish. You agree that you waive all moral rights you may have in any such Content but that any personal data you supply with your Content may, if we choose to do so, be used by us as described in our Privacy Statement.

6. Accuracy of information and availability of the Site

(a) While we use reasonable efforts to include accurate and up-to-date information on the Site, we do not represent, warrant or promise (whether expressly or by implication) that any Content is or remains available, accurate, complete and up to date, free from bugs, errors or omissions or fit or suitable for any purpose. Any reliance you may place on the information on this Site is at your own risk and we may suspend or terminate operation of the Site at any time at our sole discretion. Nothing in these terms and conditions shall operate to prejudice any mandatory statutory requirement or your statutory rights. Content on the Site is provided for your general information purposes only and to inform you about us and our products, services, program and news, features, services and other websites, which may be of interest. It does not constitute technical, financial or legal advice or any other type of advice and should not be relied on for any purpose.

(b) While we make commercially reasonable efforts to ensure that the Site is available, we do not represent, warrant or guarantee in any way the Site's continued availability at all times or uninterrupted use by you of the Site.

7. Hyperlinks and third party sites

(a) The Site may contain hyperlinks or references to third party websites other than the Site. Any such hyperlinks or references are provided for your convenience only.  These third party websites are independent from the Site and we do not make any representations or warranties in respect of such websites. We have no control over third party websites and accept no responsibility for any content, material or information contained in them. The display of any hyperlink and reference to any third party website does not constitute an endorsement of such third party's website, products or services. Your use of a third party website may be governed by the terms and conditions of that third party website.

8. Warranties and limitation of liability

(a) You agree that your use of the Site is on an “as available” basis. As stated above, except as otherwise expressly required by applicable law, we make no representations, warranties, conditions or other terms (whether express or implied) in relation to the provision of the Site, including without limitation as to completeness, accuracy and currency or any Content on the Site, or as to satisfactory quality, or fitness for a particular purpose. We do not represent or warrant that the Site will be error free, or completely accurate or current at all times or at any time. The content on the Site is for informational purposes only.

(b) To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, we exclude all liability (whether arising in contract, tort, breach of statutory duty or otherwise) which we may otherwise have to you as a result of any error or inaccuracies in any Content, the unavailability of the Site for any reason, and any representation or statement made on the Site. We expressly disclaim responsibility and shall have no liability of any nature for any damages whatsoever suffered as a result of your reliance on any information contained in the Site.

(c) We will not be liable for any loss or damage we cause which we could not reasonably anticipate when you started using the Site, for example if you lose revenue, salary, profits or reputation as a result of your use of the Site and/or the acts or omissions of any third party such as other users of the Site or any other indirect or consequential loss or damage you may incur in relation to the Site and its Content. Neither we nor any of our divisions, partners, directors, officers, employees, agents, contractors, successors or assigns shall be liable for any damages whatsoever arising out of or related to access to, or use of, the Site, including without limitation liability for direct, indirect, special, incidental or consequential damages whether or not we were advised, knew or should have known of the possibility of such damages.

(d) Under no circumstances shall our aggregate liability to you for any and all claims arising from your use of the Site (including the downloading or use of any Content) exceed $500 in relation to your use of the Site or its Content.

(e) Notwithstanding any other provision of these terms and conditions, we do not exclude or limit our liability for death or personal injury arising from our negligence, for any fraudulent misrepresentation made by us on the Site or for any other statutory rights which are not capable of being excluded.

9. General

(a) These terms are dated July 1, 2016. No changes to these terms are valid or have any effect unless agreed by us in writing. We reserve the right to vary these terms and conditions from time to time. Our new terms will be displayed on the Site and by continuing to use and access the Site following such changes, you agree to be bound by any variation made by us. It is your responsibility to check these terms and conditions from time to time to verify such variations.

(b) Unless otherwise expressly stated in these terms and conditions, all notices from you to us must be in submitted to us and sent to https://b3canada.ca/contact/ and all notices from us to you will be displayed on our Site from to time.

(c) We shall have no liability to you for any breach of these terms caused by any event or circumstance beyond our reasonable control including, without limitation, strikes, lock-outs and other industrial disputes, breakdown of systems or network access, flood, fire, explosion or accident.

(d) If any part of these terms and conditions is unenforceable (including any provision in which we exclude or limit our liability to you) the enforceability of any other part of these terms and conditions will not be affected. If we choose not to enforce any right that we have against you at any time, then this does not prevent us from later deciding to exercise or enforce that right.

(e) These terms and conditions (together with the Privacy Statement or other terms expressly referred to in these terms and incorporated by reference) contain the entire understanding and agreement between us and you in relation to your use of the Site and supersede and replace any representation, statement or other communication (whether written or otherwise) made by you or us which is not contained herein. Save for fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation, we shall have no liability for any such representation being untrue or misleading.

(f) You may not assign, sub-license or otherwise transfer any of your rights and obligations in these terms to any other person.

(g) These terms and conditions shall be construed in accordance with and governed by the laws in effect within Alberta, Canada.

(h) The parties acknowledge that they have required that these terms and conditions and all related documents be prepared in English. Les parties reconnaissent avoir exigé que la présente convention et tous les documents connexes soient rédigés en anglais.

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  • The Sustainability Network is a national organization that works with environmental nonprofits to make them more effective and efficient. Their mission is to enrich environmental leaders and nonprofit organizations so that they can help us all achieve sustainability.

  • Founded in 1943, Vantage Point delivers learning opportunities focused on governance, leadership, planning and people engagement for new and seasoned sector leaders, board directors and managers, aimed at advancing not-for-profit leadership.

  • Women Get On Board is a leading member-based company that connects, promotes and empowers women to corporate boards. They do this through an engaged community of women and men in Canada committed to advancing gender diversity in the boardroom.

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