AQ Group Solutions ("AQ") owns and operates the services located at www.aqgroupsolutions.com (the "Site").
IT IS IMPORTANT THAT YOU CAREFULLY READ THE FOLLOWING.
1. Acceptance of Terms
By accessing and continuing to use the Site, you are indicating your acceptance to be bound by the terms and conditions of this Agreement. If you do not accept these terms and conditions, please do not access or use the Site.
2. Modifications and Notices
AQ may revise this Agreement, at any time, by updating this posting. AQ may provide notice to users of the Site of such revisions by means of a general notice on the Site. Continued use of the Site after such revisions are posted will signify your agreement to these revised terms. Therefore, you should visit this page periodically to review this Agreement.
All materials displayed or otherwise accessible on the Site, including without limitation, text, photographs, images, illustrations, graphics, icons, code (collectively, "Materials") and the selection and arrangement of the content of the Site are protected by copyright, pursuant to Canadian copyright laws, international conventions and other copyright laws. AQ either owns the intellectual property rights, including copyright, or has acquired the necessary rights and/or licences, in the Materials. Portions of the Materials may have been licensed to AQ and/or published on the Site by third parties. Any reproduction, modification, publication, transmission, transfer, sale, distribution, display or exploitation of the Site or Materials, whether in whole or in part, without the express written permission of AQ is strictly prohibited.
4. Limited License
Subject to the terms and conditions of this Agreement, you are granted a limited licence to access, view and use the Site, including a limited licence to download, print and store single copies of Materials from the Site, for your personal, non-commercial use, provided that you maintain all copyright and other notices contained in such items. Such Materials must not be reproduced, republished, or disseminated in any manner or form without the prior written consent of AQ.
The Site is not intended to be accessed or used by minors. Minors in the country, province or state in which they live, can only use the Site in accordance with applicable laws and with the approval of a parent or guardian.
As permitted by the Site, you may now or in the future submit content ("Messages") through portions of the Site. AQ accepts no responsibility whatsoever in connection with, or arising from, such Messages. AQ does not endorse the content of Messages submitted by users to the Site.
While using the Site, you must comply with all applicable laws, rules and regulations. In addition, use of the Site is based on the following rules of conduct. You will not:
a. post, transmit, or otherwise make available any Messages that are or may be (i) threatening, harassing, degrading, hateful, or intimidating; (ii) defamatory; (iii) fraudulent or tortious; (iv) obscene, indecent, pornographic, or otherwise objectionable; or (v) an infringement of another person's privacy by disclosing the personal information of another individual without their knowledge and consent;
b. post, transmit, or otherwise make available any Messages that may violate the proprietary rights of any third party, including, without limitation, copyrighted software, photographs, texts, videos or artwork or any moral rights associated therewith;
c. use the Site in a manner which will violate or solicit the violation of any applicable local, provincial, territorial, state, national or international law, rule or regulation;
d. use the Site to post, transmit, or otherwise make available any material which would give rise to criminal or civil liability; which encourages conduct that constitutes a criminal offence; or which encourages or provides instructional information about illegal activities, or activities such as computer hacking;
e. impersonate any person or entity, including, but not limited to, AQ; falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with any person or entity; or express or imply that we endorse any statement you make without our prior written consent;
f. post, transmit, or otherwise make available any virus, worm, trojan horse, spyware, or any other computer code, file, or program that may, or is intended to, damage or hijack the operation of any hardware, software, server or telecommunications equipment;
g. interfere with or disrupt the Site; or
h. post, transmit, or otherwise make available any unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, promotional materials, "junk mail," "spam," "chain letters," "pyramid schemes," investment opportunity, or any other form of solicitation.
You agree that any Messages whatsoever submitted by you become the property of AQ, you waive any moral rights you may have in respect thereof, and agree that such Messages may be collected, used, disclosed, copied, sublicensed and published, displayed or deleted as AQ sees fit.
Any person who is found or reasonably suspected to have violated the rules of conduct provided above shall be barred from using the Site and may be subject to other legal remedies.
The Site includes links to other Internet sites solely as a convenience to users. AQ does not endorse any such linked sites or the information, material, products or services contained on other linked sites or accessible through other linked sites. Furthermore, AQ makes no express or implied warranties with regard to the information, material, products or services that are contained on or accessible through linked sites. Access and use of linked sites, including information, material, products and services on linked sites or available through linked sites is solely at the user’s own risk.
To request permission to link to the Site, please advise AQ through the Contact portion of the Site. AQ reserves the right to cancel and revoke any permission it may give to link to the Site at any time, for any reason, without any notice, and without any liability to you or any other person.
9. Limitation of Liability
SUBJECT TO APPLICABLE LAW, IN NO EVENT SHALL AQ, ITS OFFICERS OR DIRECTORS, SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES, EMPLOYEES, REPRESENTATIVES, AGENTS, LICENSORS OR THEIR RESPECTIVE SUCCESSORS AND ASSIGNS, BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES OR ANY OTHER DAMAGES WHATSOEVER CAUSED, ARISING OUT OF, OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE THE SITE, ANY INACCURACY, LACK OF TIMELINESS, INCOMPLETENESS, OR INCORRECTNESS CONTAINED ON THE MATERIALS DISPLAYED, ACCESSED OR USED ON THE SITE, OR YOUR RELIANCE OR ACTING UPON THE MATERIALS ON THE SITE, INCLUDING ANY LOSS OR DAMAGES IN THE NATURE OF OR RELATING TO LOST BUSINESS, LOST SAVINGS, LOST DATA AND/OF PROFITS, REGARDLESS OF THE CAUSE AND WHETHER ARISING IN CONTRACT, TORT, IN EQUITY, AT LAW OR OTHERWISE AND WHETHER OR NOT AQ HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.
You agree to indemnify and hold AQ, its officers, directors, subsidiaries, affiliates, employees, representatives, agents, licensors and their respective successors and assigns harmless from any claim or demand, including reasonable legal fees, made by any third party due to or arising out of Messages you submit, post to or transmit through the Site, your use of the Site, your connection to the Site, your violation of the law, this Agreement or the rights of another.
Certain words, phrases, names, designs or logos on the Site may constitute trademarks, services marks, or trade names of AQ or others. The display of such marks on the Site does not imply that you have been granted a licence by AQ or other entities with respect to them.
12. International Matters
Unless otherwise specified, the Materials in the Site are presented solely for the purpose of promoting products and services available in Canada. We make no representation that the Site, its Materials or Messages on the Site are appropriate or available for use in any particular location. Those who choose to access the Site do so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with local laws, if and to the extent local laws are applicable.
If you breach any provision of this Agreement, you may no longer use the Site. AQ may at any time and for any reason, with or without cause, and in its sole discretion, immediately suspend or terminate (in whole or in part) your permission to use the Site, all without any notice or liability to you or any other person.
AQ reserves the right to cease, suspend or interrupt operation of or access to the Site or any part thereof, and shall not be required to provide any notice in respect of such cessation, suspension or interruption of access, nor shall AQ have any liability for such cessation, suspension or interruption of access.
The provisions of Sections that are by their nature intended to survive termination of this Agreement shall survive termination of this Agreement including, but not limited to, sections 9, 10 and 11 of this Agreement.
The failure of AQ to exercise or enforce any right or provision of this Agreement shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. These terms shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the Province of Manitoba, and the laws of Canada applicable therein, as to the interpretation, validity and effect of this Agreement, notwithstanding any conflict of law provision or your domicile, residence or physical location. You hereby consent and submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of the Province of Manitoba in any action or proceeding arising out of or relating to this Agreement. If any provision of these terms shall be unlawful, void, or for any reason unenforceable, then that provision shall be deemed severable from these terms and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions. This Agreement may be assigned by AQ without restriction.