Last updated: June 10, 2016
Your Acceptance of These Terms and Conditions
Use of Web Services by Children
KNOWLEDGE-WEST COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION and BBC KIDS are trademarks and official marks owned by Knowledge-West Communications Corporation and The British Broadcasting Corporation, respectively. Other trademarks, trade names, logos and designs reference or appearing in the Web Services are proprietary to Knowledge-West Communications Corporation or The British Broadcasting Corporation or other entities. Any use of the trade names, trademarks, service marks and logos displayed in the Web Services (collectively “Marks”) is strictly prohibited. Nothing appearing in the Web Services or elsewhere should be construed as granting, by implication, estoppel, or otherwise, any licence or right to use any Marks.
Our Ownership of the Web Services and its Content
All content published on or otherwise accessible through the Web Services (“Content”) including, without limitation, text, graphics, articles, photographs, images, illustrations, audio recordings, videos, software, etc. is protected by copyright and belongs to KWCC or third parties acting as content providers. Unauthorized use of any Content may violate copyright, trade-mark and other laws. All rights not expressly granted herein are reserved.
Restrictions on Use
Permission is granted to temporarily download one copy of the Content on the Web Services for personal, non-commercial transitory viewing only. You may not use the Web Services for any other purpose or in any other way. This is a grant of a licence, not a transfer of title, and under this licence you may not:
- copy, reproduce, modify or create derivative works from the Content except as specifically provided above or except as expressly authorized in the Web Services;
- use the Content for any commercial purpose, or for any public display (whether commercial or non-commercial);
- upload, post, transmit, index, catalogue, mirror, publish or distribute the Content in any way, in whole or in part;
- attempt to decompile or reverse engineer any software contained in the Web Services; or
- remove any copyright or other proprietary notations from the Content.
No licence is given for republication, distribution, performance, display, translation, retransmission, broadcast, sublicense, or any use other than non-commercial personal use. You must access all Content manually by request and not by machine-automated means. You may not use any Content for any unlawful purpose.
You may not copy or adapt the HTML that KWCC creates to generate its pages. It is also protected by KWCC’s copyright.
All Content and services contained or provided in the Web Services are offered for your personal use for non-commercial purposes. It is prohibited to use anything contained in the Web Services for commercial or advertising purposes.
Consent to Use of Data
You agree that KWCC may collect and use technical data and related information, including but not limited to technical information about your device, system and application software, and peripherals, that is gathered periodically to facilitate the provision of software updates, product support or any other services to you (if any) related to the Web Services. KWCC may use this information, as long as it is in a form that does not personally identify you, to improve its products or to provide services or technologies to you.
Notice of Disclaimer
The Web Services provide information, resources and links about KWCC services and about a variety of topics which may be of interest to you. They are provided for information only and should not be interpreted as a recommendation for a specific course of action. Users are cautioned not to act on any information provided without seeking advice specific to their circumstances from a qualified professional.
The content on the Web Services is provided “as is”, “as available” and without warranties or conditions of any kind either express or implied. To the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, KWCC expressly disclaims all warranties and conditions, express or implied, including but not limited to implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose, and warranties of non-infringement of intellectual property or other violation of rights. KWCC makes no representations or warranties regarding the use, accuracy, completeness, timeliness, applicability, performance, security, safety from any software virus or other harmful component, availability or reliability of the Web Services or any sites linked to the Web Services, or the results from the use of the Web Services or any sites linked to by the Web Services, or otherwise respecting, the content on the Web Services or any sites linked to the Web Services. KWCC does not warrant that the function of the Web Services or its contents will be uninterrupted or error free. KWCC will not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of, or in connection with your use of, or reliance on, any content on the Web Services or any third party site. Your use of the Web Services is at your own risk.
KWCC may, from time to time, run contests through the Web Services, alone or jointly with third party sponsors. All such contests will be governed by their respective contest rules. Prior to entering into a contest, you should read, understand and agree to the terms and conditions set out in the applicable contest rules.
Links to Third Party Sites
Because KWCC has no control over such sites and resources, you acknowledge and agree that KWCC is not responsible for the availability of such external sites or resources, and does not endorse and is not responsible or liable for any content, advertising, products, or other materials on or available from such sites or resources or the privacy policies and practices at any such sites. You further acknowledge and agree that KWCC shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with use of or reliance on any goods or services available on or through any external site or resource. Your use of external sites or resources is at your own risk. You expressly release KWCC from any and all liability arising from your use of any third party website.
No Linking, Framing, Mirroring, Scraping or Data Mining
Links to the Web Services without the express permission of KWCC are strictly prohibited. To request permission to link to any Web Service, please contact KWCC (mail to: firstname.lastname@example.org). The framing, mirroring, scraping or data mining of the Web Services or any Content in any form and by any method is strictly prohibited.
Description of, or reference to, third party companies, products or publications in the Web Services is for informational purposes only and constitutes neither an endorsement or recommendation.
No Unlawful or Prohibited Use
Personal Information Protection
Limitation of Liability
You specifically acknowledge that KWCC will not be liable for content or the defamatory, offensive or illegal conduct of any third party and that the risk of harm or damage from the foregoing rests entirely with you.
The Web Services are solely directed to individuals located in Canada. KWCC makes no representation that any Web Service is appropriate or available for use in other locations. Those who access or use the Web Services from other jurisdictions do so at their own volition and are responsible for compliance with local law.
Indemnity and Release
Termination and Modification
Governing Law and Jurisdiction
Compliance with Laws
Language of Contract
It is the express will of the parties that this agreement and all related documents have been drawn up in English. C’est la volonté expresse des parties que la présente convention ainsi que les documents qui s’y rattachent soient rédigés en anglais.
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Burnaby, BC Canada