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These Terms of Use, along with any policies referred to herein, govern our relationship with users who interact with this website. By using, subscribing or accessing this website, you agree to be bound by these Terms of Use. We may from time to time, for any reason and without notice, review and revise the website and these Terms of Use. The revised Terms of Use will be effective at the time they are posted. You are responsible for regularly reviewing these Terms of Use, along with any policies referenced herein. Continued use of the website shall constitute your acceptance of any such changes.

2 C's Linking Ventures Incorporated maintains this site for information and communication purposes. This webpage contains the Terms of Use governing your access to and use of the website. If you do not accept these Terms of Use or you do not meet or comply with their provisions, you may not use the Website.

SECTION A:

TERMS APPLICABLE TO ALL USERS

  1. 1. Overview

    YOUR USE OF THIS WEBSITE IS EXPRESSLY CONDITIONED UPON YOUR ACCEPTING AND AGREEING TO THESE TERMS OF USE.

    For users who are not registered with this Website, your use of the Website will be deemed to be acceptance of Section A of the Terms of Use and shall be further conditioned on your clicking the "I AGREE TO THE TERMS OF USE" button at the end of these Terms of Use .

    For users who are registered with the Website, your use of the Website shall be subject to Section A and Section B of the Terms of Use and shall be further conditioned on your clicking the "I AGREE TO THE TERMS OF USE" button at the end of these Terms of Use.

    IF THESE TERMS OF USE ARE NOT COMPLETELY ACCEPTABLE TO YOU, YOU MUST IMMEDIATELY TERMINATE YOUR USE OF THIS WEBSITE.

  2. 2. Jurisdiction

    The Website is directed to those individuals and entities located in Canada. It is not directed to any person or entity in any jurisdiction where (by reason of nationality, residence, citizenship or otherwise) the publication or availability of the Website and its content, including its products and services, are unavailable or otherwise contrary to local laws or regulations. If this applies to you, you are not authorised to access or use any of the information on this Website. 2 C's Linking Ventures Incorporated makes no representation that the information, opinions, advice or other content on the Website (collectively, "Content") is appropriate or that its products and services are available outside Canada. Those who choose to access this Website from other locations do so at their own risk and are responsible for compliance with applicable local laws.

  3. 3. Scope of Use and User E-Mail

    You are only authorised to view, use, copy for your records and download small portions of the Content (including without limitation text, graphics, software, audio and video files and photos) of this Website for your informational, non-commercial use, provided that you leave all the copyright notices, including copyright management information, or other proprietary notices intact.

    You may not store, modify, reproduce, transmit, reverse engineer or distribute a significant portion of the Content on this Website, or the design or layout of the Website or individual sections of it, in any form or media. The systematic retrieval of data from the Website is also prohibited.

    E-mail submissions over the Internet may not be secure and are subject to the risk of interception by third parties. Please consider this fact before e-mailing any information. You agree not to submit or transmit any e-mails or materials through the Website that: (i) are defamatory, threatening, obscene or harassing, (ii) contain a virus, worm, Trojan horse or any other harmful component, (iii) incorporate copyrighted or other proprietary material of any third party without that party's permission or (iv) otherwise violate any applicable laws. 2 C's Linking Ventures Incorporated shall not be subject to any obligations of confidentiality regarding any information or materials that you submit online except as specified in these Terms of Use, and our Privacy Policy or as set forth in any additional terms and conditions relating to specific products or services, or as otherwise specifically agreed or required by law in Canada.

    The commercial use, reproduction, transmission or distribution of any information, software or other material available through the Website without the prior written consent of 2 C's Linking Ventures Incorporated is strictly prohibited.

  4. 4. Privacy

    Your privacy is important to 2 C's Linking Ventures Incorporated. Our Privacy Policy sets out the measures we take to protect your confidential information, how you can control your confidential information and how your confidential information is used. Although we take reasonable measures to protect the confidentiality of your confidential information, we cannot guarantee the security or confidentiality of that information. We recommend that you read the Privacy Policy.

  5. 5. Intellectual Property

    The materials at this Website, as well as the organisation and layout of this site, are copyrighted and are protected by Canadian and international copyright laws and treaty provisions. You may access, download and print materials on this Website solely for your personal and non-commercial use; however, any print out of this Website, or portions of the Website, must include 2 C's Linking Ventures Incorporated's copyright notice. No right, title or interest in any of the materials contained on this Website is transferred to you as a result of accessing, downloading or printing such materials. You may not copy, modify, distribute, transmit, display, reproduce, publish, license any part of this Website; create derivative works from, link to or frame in another website, use on any other website, transfer or sell any information obtained from this Site without the prior written permission of 2 C's Linking Ventures Incorporated.

    Except as expressly provided above, you may not use, reproduce, modify, transmit, distribute, or publicly display or operate this Website without the prior written permission of 2 C's Linking Ventures Incorporated. You may not use a part of this Website on any other Website, without 2 C's Linking Ventures Incorporated's prior written consent.

    If you make any submission to an area of the Website accessed or accessible by the public (“Public Area”) or if you submit any business information, idea, concept or invention to 2 C's Linking Ventures Incorporated by email, you automatically represent and warrant that the owner of such content or intellectual property has expressly granted 2 C's Linking Ventures Incorporated a royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, sub-licensable, world-wide, non-exclusive license to use, reproduce, create derivative works from, modify, publish, edit, translate, distribute, perform, and display the communication or content in any media or medium, or any form, format, or forum now known or hereafter developed. 2 C's Linking Ventures Incorporated may sublicense its rights through multiple tiers of sublicenses. If you wish to keep any business information, ideas, concepts or inventions private or proprietary, you must not submit them to the Public Areas or to 2 C's Linking Ventures Incorporated by email.

    2 C's Linking Ventures Incorporated respects the intellectual property rights of others and expects our Users to do the same. The policy of 2 C's Linking Ventures Incorporated is to terminate the accounts of users who infringe upon the intellectual property rights of others. If you believe that your work has been used in a way that constitutes intellectual property infringement, please contact us at legal@linkingventures.com.

  6. 6. Links to Third Party Websites

    For your convenience, we may provide links to various other third party Websites that may be of interest to you and for your convenience only. However, 2 C's Linking Ventures Incorporated does not control or endorse such Websites and is not responsible for their content nor is it responsible for the accuracy or reliability of any information, data, opinions, advice, or statements contained within such Websites. A link to any third party website should not be construed to mean that we are affiliated or associated in any way. Please read the terms and conditions or terms of use policies of any other company or website you may link to from our website. These Terms of Use policy applies only to 2 C's Linking Ventures Incorporated's website and the products and services 2 C's Linking Ventures Incorporated offers. If you decide to access any of the third party sites linked to this Website, you do so at your own risk. 2 C's Linking Ventures Incorporated reserves the right to terminate any link or linking program at any time. 2 C's Linking Ventures Incorporated disclaims all warranties, express and implied, as to the accuracy, validity, and legality or otherwise of any materials or information contained on such sites.

    You may not link to this Website without 2 C's Linking Ventures Incorporated's written permission. If you are interested in linking to this Website, please contact advertise@linkingventures.com.

  7. 7. No Unlawful or Prohibited Use

    As a condition of your use of the Website, you warrant to 2 C's Linking Ventures Incorporated that you will not use the Website for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these terms, conditions, and notices. You may not use the Website in any manner that could damage, disable, overburden, or impair the Website or interfere with any other party's use and enjoyment of the Website. You may not obtain or attempt to obtain any materials or information through any means not intentionally made available or provided for through the Website.

  8. 8. Spamming

    Gathering email addresses from 2 C's Linking Ventures Incorporated through harvesting or automated means is prohibited. Posting or transmitting unauthorised or unsolicited advertising, promotional materials, or any other forms of solicitation to other Users is prohibited. Inquiries regarding a commercial relationship with 2 C's Linking Ventures Incorporated should be directed to: advertise@linkingventures.com

  9. 9. Assumption of Risk

    2 C's Linking Ventures Incorporated does not warrant that the information, opinions, advice or content on the Website are appropriate or accurate or that its products and/or services are available outside of Canada. You assume all risk associated with any decision based on the information contained on the Website. The content contained on the Website is intended to be a general information resource and should not be construed as constituting legal, accounting, or other professional advice. Prior to any action, you are encouraged to consult with the appropriate professional representative. We shall have no liability for any decision based upon the information provided by or in the Website.

  10. 10. No Warranties

    THE WEBSITE, AND ANY CONTENT, ARE PROVIDED TO YOU ON AN "AS IS," "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND WHETHER EXPRESS, STATUTORY OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, QUIET ENJOYMENT, SYSTEMS INTEGRATION, ACCURACY, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT, ALL OF WHICH 2 C'S LINKING VENTURES INCORPORATED EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS. 2 C'S LINKING VENTURES INCORPORATED DOES NOT ENDORSE AND MAKES NO WARRANTY AS TO THE ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS, CURRENCY, OR RELIABILITY OF THE CONTENT, AND 2 C'S LINKING VENTURES INCORPORATED WILL NOT BE LIABLE OR OTHERWISE RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY FAILURE OR DELAY IN UPDATING THE WEBSITE OR ANY CONTENT. WE HAVE NO DUTY TO UPDATE THE CONTENT OF THE WEBSITE. 2 C'S LINKING VENTURES INCORPORATED MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES THAT USE OF THE CONTENT WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE. YOU ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY RESULTS OR OTHER CONSEQUENCES OF ACCESSING THE WEBSITE AND USING THE CONTENT, AND FOR TAKING ALL NECESSARY PRECAUTIONS TO ENSURE THAT ANY CONTENT YOU MAY ACCESS, DOWNLOAD OR OTHERWISE OBTAIN IS FREE OF VIRUSES OR ANY OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. THIS WARRANTY DISCLAIMER MAY BE DIFFERENT IN CONNECTION WITH SPECIFIC PRODUCTS AND SERVICES OFFERED BY 2 C'S LINKING VENTURES INCORPORATED.

  11. 11. Limitation of Liability

    YOUR USE OF THE CONTENT IS AT YOUR OWN RISK. 2 C'S LINKING VENTURES INCORPORATED SPECIFICALLY DISCLAIMS ANY LIABILITY, WHETHER BASED IN CONTRACT, TORT, NEGLIGENCE, STRICT LIABILITY OR OTHERWISE, FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, PUNITIVE, CONSEQUENTIAL, STATUTORY DAMAGES OR SPECIAL DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF OR IN ANY WAY CONNECTED WITH ACCESS TO, USE OF OR RELIANCE ON THE CONTENT (EVEN IF 2 C'S LINKING VENTURES INCORPORATED HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES) OR THAT ARISE IN CONNECTION WITH MISTAKES OR OMISSIONS IN, OR DELAYS IN TRANSMISSION OF, INFORMATION TO OR FROM THE USER, ANY FAILURE OF PERFORMANCE, ERROR, OMISSION, INTERRUPTION, DELETION, DEFECT, DELAY IN OPERATION OR TRANSMISSION OR DELIVERY, COMPUTER VIRUS, COMMUNICATION LINE FAILURE, THEFT OR DESTRUCTION OR UNAUTHORISED ACCESS TO, ALTERATION OF, OR USE OF RECORDS, PROGRAMS OR FILES, INTERRUPTIONS IN TELECOMMUNICATIONS CONNECTIONS TO THE WEBSITE OR VIRUSES, WHETHER CAUSED IN WHOLE OR IN PART BY NEGLIGENCE, ACTS OF GOD, TELECOMMUNICATIONS FAILURE, THEFT OR DESTRUCTION OF, OR UNAUTHORISED ACCESS TO THE WEBSITE OR THE CONTENT.

  12. 12. Indemnification

    You agree to defend, indemnify, and hold 2 C's Linking Ventures Incorporated, its officers, directors, employees, agents, licensors, and suppliers, harmless from and against any claims, actions or demands, liabilities and settlements including without limitation, all damages, losses and expenses of any kind, and any reasonable legal and accounting fees, resulting from, or alleged to result from, your violation of these Terms of Use.

  13. 13. Governing Law, Location and Miscellaneous

    These Terms of Use shall be governed in all respects by the laws of the Province of Ontario Canada and the Laws of Canada applicable herein. We do not warrant that these Terms of Use comply with any laws outside Canada.

  14. 14. Separate Agreements

    You may have other agreements with 2 C's Linking Ventures Incorporated. Those agreements are separate and in addition to these Terms of Use. These Terms of Use do not modify, revise or amend the terms of any other agreements you may have with 2 C's Linking Ventures Incorporated.

  15. 15. Users Disputes

    You are solely responsible for your interactions with other Users and any disputes resulting therefrom.

  16. 16. User Submissions And Communications; Public Areas:

    You acknowledge that you own, are solely responsible for or otherwise control all of the rights to the content that you post; that the content is accurate; that the content is non-infringing; that use of the content you supply does not violate these Terms of Use and will not cause injury to any person or entity; and that you will indemnify 2 C's Linking Ventures Incorporated or its officers, directors, employees, agents, licensors, suppliers or its affiliates for all claims resulting from content you supply.

    Some of the forums (individual bulletin boards and posts on the social network, for instance) on the Website are not moderated or reviewed. Accordingly, Users will be held directly and solely responsible for the content of messages that are posted. While not moderating the forums, the Website reviewer will periodically perform an administrative review for the purpose of deleting messages that are old, have received few responses, are off topic or irrelevant, serve as advertisements or seem otherwise inappropriate. 2 C's Linking Ventures Incorporated has full discretion to delete messages. Users are encouraged to read the specific forum rules displayed in each discussion forum first before participating in that forum.

    2 C's Linking Ventures Incorporated reserves the right (but is not obligated) to do any or all of the following:

    1. Record the dialogue in public chat rooms.
    2. Determine in its sole discretion to remove or request the removal of the communication(s).
    3. Remove communications that are abusive, illegal, or disruptive, or that otherwise fail to conform with these Terms of Use.
    4. Terminate a Member's access to any or all Public Areas and/or the 2 C's Linking Ventures Incorporated Website upon any breach of these Terms of Use.
    5. Monitor, edit, or disclose any communication in the Public Areas.
    6. Edit or delete any communication(s) posted on the 2 C's Linking Ventures Incorporated Website, regardless of whether such communication(s) violate these standards.

    2 C's Linking Ventures Incorporated reserves the right to take any action it deems necessary to protect the personal safety of our users, guests or the public. 2 C's Linking Ventures Incorporated has no liability or responsibility to users of the 2 C's Linking Ventures Incorporated Website or any other person or entity for performance or non-performance of the aforementioned activities.

  17. 17. Arbitration

    Except as regarding any action seeking equitable relief, including without limitation for the purpose of protecting any 2 C's Linking Ventures Incorporated confidential information and/or intellectual property rights, any controversy or claim arising out of or relating to these Terms of Use or this Website shall be settled by binding arbitration in accordance with the provisions, in effect at the time the proceedings begin, of the Commercial Arbitration Act. Any such controversy or claim shall be arbitrated on an individual basis, and shall not be consolidated in any arbitration with any claim or controversy of any other party. The arbitration shall be held in the province of Ontario.

    All information relating to or disclosed by any party in connection with the arbitration of any disputes hereunder shall be treated by the parties, their representatives, and the arbitrator as proprietary business information. Such information shall not be disclosed by any party or their respective representatives without the prior written authorisation of the party furnishing such information. Such information shall not be disclosed by the arbitrator without the prior written authorisation of all parties. Each party shall bear the burden of its own counsel fees incurred in connection with any arbitration proceedings.

    Judgment upon the award returned by the arbitrator may be entered in any court having jurisdiction over the parties or their assets or application of enforcement, as the case may be. Any award by the arbitrator shall be the sole and exclusive remedy of the parties. The parties hereby waive all rights to judicial review of the arbitrator's decision and any award contained therein.

  18. 18. Termination

    If you violate the Terms of Use, or any policies referenced herein, or otherwise create risk or legal exposure for 2 C's Linking Ventures Incorporated, we will disable your access to the Website immediately, without further notice.

SECTION B:

ADDITIONAL TERMS APPLICABLE ONLY TO REGISTERED USERS

  1. 19. Accounts And Security

    2 C's Linking Ventures Incorporated does not warrant that the functions contained in the service provided by the Website will be uninterrupted or error-free, that defects will be corrected or that this service or the server that makes it available will be free of viruses or other harmful components.

    As part of the registration process, each user will select a password (“Password”) and Login Name (“Login Name”). You shall provide 2 C's Linking Ventures Incorporated with accurate, complete, and updated Account information. Failure to do so shall constitute a breach of this Terms of Use, which may result in immediate termination of your Account.

    You may not:

    1. select or use a Login Name of another person with the intent to impersonate that person;
    2. use a name subject to the rights of any other person without authorisation;
    3. use a Login Name that Website, in its sole discretion, deems inappropriate or offensive.

    You shall notify 2 C's Linking Ventures Incorporated of any known or suspected unauthorised use(s) of your Account, or any known or suspected breach of security, including loss, theft, or unauthorised disclosure of your password. You shall be responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your password.

    Any fraudulent, abusive, or otherwise illegal activity may be grounds for termination of your Account, at 2 C's Linking Ventures Incorporated's sole discretion, and you may be reported to appropriate law-enforcement agencies.

    Contact us: If you would like to request additional information regarding these Terms of Use, please contact us at legal@linkingventures.com.

  2. 20. User Subscription

    Registered users are required to pay a subscription fee. There are two subscription options available:

    • Annual memberships provide for unlimited access to the Website. The fee is $500 per year, which is automatically renewed.
    • Monthly memberships provide for unlimited access to the Website for a 30 day period immediately following the subscription payment. After the 30 days, the Users account is automatically invalidated. The fee is $50 per month.
    • Annual student memberships are also available at a discounted price of $200, upon proof of student enrolment.

All fees are stated in Canadian dollars.

The User is bound and obligated to the transaction upon clicking the “pay now” trigger button. The transaction may come with additional terms that are transaction-specific. When you make a payment, you authorize 2 C's Linking Ventures Incorporated to charge the full amount of the transaction. All transactions are final.

You are responsible for and agree to pay all reversals, charge-backs, claims, fees, fines, penalties and any other liabilities incurred by 2 C's Linking Ventures Incorporated that arise out of any payments for transactions authorized by you.

All payments require payment via a credit card and are facilitated through a third party. We encourage you to familiarize yourself with any and all additional third party policies and terms that may apply.