By using this Site, you represent and warrant that you are the legal age of majority under applicable law to form a binding contract with United Way.
United Way of Calgary and Area (“United Way” or “us” or “we”) grants you a limited non-exclusive, non-transferable license to access and make personal use of the Site for non-commercial use, provided the Site is not modified or downloaded (other than page caching) unless expressly authorized by United Way. You will be fully responsible for any consequences resulting from any such use. This license does not include any right for resale or commercial use of the Site or its content. No derivative use of the Site or its contents or any use of data mining, robots, or similar data-gathering and extraction tools is permitted. Any unauthorized use of the Site will terminate the license and all the limited rights or permission granted by United Way.
2. Privacy and Security
The security of your personal information is very important to us. We use physical, electronic and administrative measures designed to secure your personal information from accidental loss and from unauthorized disclosure. Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. Although we do our best to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee the security of your personal information transmitted to the Site. Any transmission of personal information is at your own risk. United Way is not responsible for circumvention of any privacy settings or security measures contained on the Site.
You are prohibited from attempting to circumvent and from violating the security of the Site, including, without limitation: (a) accessing content and data that is not intended for you; (b) attempting to breach or breaching the security and/or authentication measures which are not authorized; (c) restricting, disrupting or disabling service to users, hosts, servers or networks; (d) illicitly reproducing the TCP/IP packet header; (e) disrupting network services and otherwise disrupting United Way’s ability to monitor the Site; (f) using any robot, spider or other automatic device, process or means to access the Site for any purpose, including monitoring or copying any of the material on the Site; (g) introducing any viruses, trojan horses, worm, logic bombs or other material that is malicious or technologically harmful; (h) attacking the Site via a denial-of-service attack, distributed denial-of-service attack, flooding, mailbombing or crashing; and (i) otherwise attempting to interfere with the proper working of the Site.
4. Copyright and intellectual property rights
United Way owns the intellectual property rights, including copyright, or has acquired the necessary licenses, in all information, software, code, text, graphics, images, HTML code, multimedia clips, icons, the selection and compilation of the contents of the Site (collectively the “Contents”).
The Contents on this Site and its compilation is protected by Canadian and international copyright, and trademark laws. Unauthorized use of the Contents may violate copyright, trademark, and other laws. You may make individual copies of the Contents on this Site for non-commercial, personal or educational use only. Repackaging, redistributing or modifying the Contents provided by this Site, in whole or in part, in printed or electronic format, is strictly prohibited.
The United Way name, the United Way trademarks and logos, and all related names, logos, product and service names, designs, images and slogans are trademarks of United Way or its affiliates or licensors. You must not use such marks without the prior written permission of United Way. Other names, logos, product and service names, designs, images and slogans which appear on the Site are the trademarks of their respective owners. Use of any such property, except as expressly authorized, shall constitute an infringement or violation of the rights of the property owner and may be a violation of federal or other laws and could subject the infringer to legal action.
5. Participation in online discussion groups, comments & other communications
You may post or submit comments, suggestions, ideas, questions, or other information to United Way, provided the content is not illegal, obscene, defamatory, threatening, an invasion of privacy, objectionable or infringing of intellectual property rights of third parties, and does not consist of or contain software viruses, commercial solicitation or any form of “spam”. You must not use a false e-mail address, impersonate any person or entity, or otherwise mislead as to the origin of such content.
6. Limitation of liability, disclaimer of warranties and conditions
The Content on the Site is provided for general information purposes only. It is not intended to amount to advice on which you should rely. You must obtain more specific or professional advice before taking, or refraining from taking, any action on the basis of the Contents of the Site.
You understand and agree that your use of the Site, its Contents and any services of items found or attained through the Site is at your own risk. The Contents, products and services are provided in good faith on an “as is” and “as available” basis. Although we make reasonable efforts to update the information on the Site, we make no representation, warranties or guarantees, whether express or implied, with respect to the completeness, security, reliability, suitability, accuracy, currency or availability of the Site or its Contents. United Way disclaims all warranties or conditions, express or implied, in respect of the Contents, products and services on the Site, including without limitation, implied warranties and conditions of merchantability and fitness for any particular purpose or non-infringement.
This disclaimer applies to the fullest possible extent in jurisdictions that limit the exclusion of implied warranties. Your use of the Site is at your own risk and United Way has no responsibility or liability whatsoever for your use of the Site.
United Way uses reasonable efforts to ensure that the Site is secure and generally available. However, there will be occasions when access to the Site will be interrupted or unavailable, and transmission of any information over the internet may not always be secure.
United Way will use reasonable efforts to secure information and minimize any disruption where it is within its reasonable control. However, United Way makes no representations or warranties that the Site, its Content or any services or items found or attained through the Site will be accurate, reliable, error-free or uninterrupted, that defects will be corrected, or that the Site or the server that makes it available are free or viruses or other harmful components.
Except where such exclusions are prohibited by law, under no circumstances will United Way nor its affiliates or their respective directors, officers, employees, agents, service providers, contractors, licensors, licensees, suppliers or successors be liable for negligence, gross negligence, negligent misrepresentation, fundamental breach, damages of any kind, under any legal theory, including any direct, indirect, special, incidental, consequential or punitive damages, including, but not limited to, personal injury, pain and suffering, emotional distress, loss of revenue, loss of profits, loss of business or anticipated savings, loss of use, loss of goodwill, loss of data, and whether caused by tort (including negligence), breach of contract, breach of privacy or otherwise, even if the party was allegedly advised or had reason to know, arising out of or in connection with your use, or inability to use, or reliance on, the Site, any linked websites or such other third-party websites, nor any Contents, Materials, posting or other information thereon even if the party was allegedly advised or had reason to know.
You are granted a limited, revocable, and nonexclusive right to create a hyperlink to the Site, so long as the link does not portray United Way, its officials, its employees, or its Content, products or services in a false, misleading, derogatory, or otherwise offensive matter. You may not use any logo or other proprietary graphic or trademark as part of the link without express written permission.
9. Site policies, modification and severability
11. Geographic Restrictions
The owner of the Site is located in Alberta, Canada. United Way provides this Site for use only by persons located in Canada. This Site is not intended for use in any jurisdiction where its use is not permitted. If you access the Site from outside Canada, you do so at your own risk and you are responsible for compliance with local laws of your jurisdiction.
12. Governing law and jurisdiction
The use of the Site and any purchase made on this Site are governed by the laws in force in the Province of Alberta and Canada. You agree and submit to the exclusive personal jurisdiction and venue of the courts located in Calgary, Alberta. The United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods will not apply.
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Contact us – United Way Privacy Officer: [email protected]
Last updated: June 1, 2021