LEGAL NOTICES AND TERMS OF USE


Trademark and Copyright Notices

The IMAT Web Site is a website and related domains name created, owned and operated by the Interactive Multimedia and Arts and Technologies Association, and related names, words, titles, phrases, logos, icons, graphics or designs are trademarks of the Interactive Multimedia and Arts and Technologies Association ("Trade-marks"). All other trademarks, product names, company names or logos appearing in the Web Site are the property of their respective owners ("Other Trade-marks"). However, the display of Trademarks or Other Trade-marks on the pages of this website does not imply the grant of any license to any party.

The material contained on the IMAT Web Site, including all portions of the website, content, site design, text, graphics, and the selection and arrangement thereof are, unless otherwise specified, copyright Interactive Multimedia and Arts and Technologies Association all rights reserved.

If you download any information or software from this webite, you agree that you will not remove, modify or obscure any copyright or other notices or legends contained in any such information. You agree not to copy, reproduce, retransmit, modify, sell, distribute, disseminate, broadcast, publish or circulate any content from this website to any one, including but not limited to others in the same company or organization, without our express prior written consent. Other than for personal use the materials and information contained herein may not be reproduced in any form, or by any means, without the prior written permission of the Interactive Multimedia and Arts and Technologies Association, which grants to you the information and software contained herein for non-commercial, personal or educational purposes only; no other use is permitted. Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, you may not: make any commercial use of such content; include such content in, or with any product you create or distribute, or copy such content onto your or any other person's website. Notwithstanding the above, nothing contained in this section shall be construed as conferring any right or license under any copyright of Interactive Multimedia and Arts and Technologies Association or any other person who owns the copyright in content provided on our Web site.

Important Legal Notices to All Users of the IMAT Web Site

By accessing this website and any pages thereof, you agree to be bound by the terms outlined in Legal Notices. If you proceed you will be acknowledging that you agree to the terms. If you do not agree to the terms of the Legal Notices, do not access this website or any pages thereof.

Disclaimer and Limitation of Liability

The IMAT Web Site is based on data submitted by others. The Interactive Multimedia and Arts and Technologies Association has not verified the accuracy of the information contained in its website and makes no warranty, express or implied, concerning the information contained in this service and expressly disclaims any warranty of accuracy, completeness, merchantability and fitness for a particular use.

Although the Interactive Multimedia and Arts and Technologies Association believes the information in this website to be correct, we cannot and do not warrant the accuracy, completeness, quality, adequacy, validity, timeliness, functionality, completeness or content of any information for any particular purpose. The information on this website is provided "as is" without warranty or condition of any kind, either express or implied, statutory or otherwise; and the Interactive Multimedia and Arts and Technologies Association expressly disclaims any representations or warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement.

Changes to the IMAT Web Site, and these legal notices and terms of use may be made at any time without prior notice.

Because we do not and cannot be involved in user-to-user dealings (be they sales transactions or mere communications) in the event that you have a dispute with one or more users, you release us (and our agents and employees) from claims, demands and damages (actual and consequential) of every kind and nature, known and unknown, suspected and unsuspected, disclosed and undisclosed, arising out of or in any way connected with such disputes.

For legal reasons, we cannot nor do we try to control the information provided by other users, which is made available through our system. You release us from any and all liability with respect to information entered on or through the IMAT Web Site that is offensive, harmful or inaccurate.

We have no control (and we will not seek to establish control) over the truth or accuracy of postings on our site. We reserve the right to confirm basic information regarding businesses offered for sale on our Site, but we disclaim any obligation to do and responsibility for the scope or accuracy of any review we may undertake. In addition, there are risks of dealing with foreign nationals, underage persons or people acting under false pretense.

You agree to defend, indemnify and hold us and our affiliates, directors, officers, agents, consultants and employees harmless from and against any and all claims, losses, liabilities, costs and expenses (including, without limitation, attorneys' fees) arising from your violation of any of these terms and conditions, provincal or federal laws or regulations, or any third party rights, including, without limitation, infringement of any copyright, violation of any proprietary right and invasion of any privacy rights.

The Interactive Multimedia and Arts and Technologies Association and its directors, officers, employees or other representatives will not be liable to you in contract, tort or otherwise for any damages, including without limitation, direct, indirect, special, incidental or consequential damages, and even if arising due to lost revenues, lost profits, loss of data, or loss of prospective economic advantage, resulting from the use or misuse of our website, or the information documents, software or content thereof, even if advised of the possibility of such damages, or for any claim by another party. All warranties, representations and conditions, whether expressed or implied, statutory or otherwise, are fully excluded to the fullest extent permitted by law.

Use of the the IMAT Web Site is not intended and shall not be deemed to create any legal relationship of any kind between you and the Interactive Multimedia and Arts and Technologies Association, nor to amend or vary any existing relationship. All products and services of the IMAT Web Site are subject to the terms of any agreement by which they are normally made commercially available.

Your use of the IMAT Web Site and all information, products and services made available through this website is at your own risk. You agree that the Interactive Multimedia and Arts and Technologies Association will not be liable for any special, indirect, incidental, consequential or punitive damages or any other damages whatsoever arising out of your use or inability to use this website or any information, products or services of the IMAT Web Site, whether based on contractual, statutory, tort or other grounds.

In no event shall the Interactive Multimedia and Arts and Technologies Association be liable for lost profits or any special, incidental or consequential damages (however arising, including negligence) arising out of or in connection with this agreement. Our liability to you or any third parties in any circumstances is limited to the greater of the amount of fees you pay to us in the 12 months prior to the action-giving rise to liability, and $1,000.

You shall comply with all applicable laws, statutes, ordinances and regulations regarding your use of our service.

No Advice

The IMAT Web Site is not rendering legal, financial or investment advice. Many factors unknown to us may affect the applicability of any statement or comment that we make on our website to your particular circumstances. If you are buying or selling a business (especially if you are inexperienced in the buying and selling of a business) the Interactive Multimedia and Arts and Technologies Association strongly suggests that before making any decision or taking any action which might affect your personal finances or business you consult with a qualified attorney, accountant, financial advisor and/or business broker who understands your particular factual situation.

Use of Hyperlinks

Links to other websites or references to products, services or publications other than those of the IMAT Web Site at this website are for convenience only, and do not imply an endorsement or approval of such Web sites, products, services or publications by the Interactive Multimedia and Arts and Technologies Association. Should you leave this site through a link contained herein, and view content not provided by us, you do so at your own risk. The content to which you link will not have been developed, checked for accuracy, or otherwise viewed by the Interactive Multimedia and Arts and Technologies Association. Furthermore, the Interactive Multimedia and Arts and Technologies Association is not responsible for damages or losses of any kind, caused by any delays, defects or omissions that may exist in the services, information or products provided in such other sites. The Interactive Multimedia and Arts and Technologies Association makes no guarantees or representations as to, and shall have no liability for, any electronic content delivered by any third party to which you have gained access through a hyperlink from the the IMAT Web Site.

Confidentiality

As total confidentiality and security of information over the Internet is not possible at this time, this website is not a secure medium for communication. The Interactive Multimedia and Arts and Technologies Association website cannot ensure the privacy, accuracy and authenticity of any information or instructions you send to us or that we have sent to you over the Internet. The IMAT Web Site will not be responsible for any damages you may incur if you communicate information (whether confidential or not) to us or, if at your request, we communicate confidential or other information to you. Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, by providing your name and other personal information to the IMAT Web Site, you freely consent to the Interactive Multimedia and Arts and Technologies Association using and processing any personal information you provide.

Any information includes any information you provide to us or other users during the registration or listing process, in any public accesible area or through any mail feature (defined herein as "Your Information"). With respect to Your Information: You are solely responsible for Your Information, and we act as a passive conduit for your online distribution and publication of Your Information. However, we reserve the right to take any action with respect to such information we deem necessary or appropriate in our sole discretion if we believe it may be offensive, harmful or inaccurate or otherwise create liability for us or may cause us to lose (in whole or in part) the services of our ISPs or other suppliers.

Your Information: (a) shall not infringe any third party's copyright, patent, trademark, trade secret or other proprietary rights or rights of publicity or privacy; (b) shall not violate any law, statute, ordinance or regulation (including without limitation those governing export control, consumer protection, unfair competition, anti-discrimination or false advertising); (c) shall not be defamatory, trade libelous, unlawfully threatening or unlawfully harassing; and (d) shall not contain any viruses or other computer programming routines that are intended to damage, detrimentally interfere with, surreptitiously intercept or expropriate any system, data or personal information. Furthermore, you may not post on our site any listing that could cause us to violate any applicable law, statute, ordinance or regulation or to advance any illegal or fraudulent purpose.

Solely to enable the Interactive Multimedia and Arts and Technologies Association to use Your Information, so that we are not violating any rights you might have in that information, you agree to grant us a non-exclusive, worldwide, perpetual, irrevocable, royalty-free, sub licensable (through multiple tiers) right to exercise the copyright and publicity rights (but no other rights) you have in Your Information with respect to Your Information.

Restrictions or Termination of Access

The Interactive Multimedia and Arts and Technologies Association reserves the right to withdraw your rights to the IMAT Web Site, terminate your account or access and terminate any of your listings immediately at any time, in its sole discretion.

You and the Interactive Multimedia and Arts and Technologies Association are independent contractors, and no agency, partnership, joint venture, employee-employer or franchiser-franchisee relationship is intended or created by this Agreement.

Available Only Where Permitted By law

The information, products and services described on pages of this site are available only in jurisdictions where they may be legally offered for sale and are not intended for distribution to, or use by, any person or entity in any jurisdiction or country where such distribution or use would be contrary to law or regulation or which would subject the Interactive Multimedia and Arts and Technologies Association to any registration requirement within such jurisdiction or country.

Website Use

You may not use any device, software or routine to interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of the the IMAT Web Site site. You may not take any action, which imposes an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on our infrastructure. You may not disclose or share your password to any third parties or use your password for any unauthorized purpose.

The Interactive Multimedia and Arts and Technologies Association is not responsible for any viruses or defects that may be found to exist in this site, or any lost profits or other consequential damages that may result. You should not assume that this site is error-free or that it will be suitable for any particular purposes, to the extent allowable under applicable law. The Interactive Multimedia and Arts and Technologies Association disclaims all warranties of any kind; either express or implied, including implied warranties of non-infringement, merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. These exclusions may not be effective in certain jurisdictions, so this exclusion may not apply to you.

The Interactive Multimedia and Arts and Technologies Association does not assume the responsibility of enforcing licensing requirements, or of checking for license, with respect to licensed professions or trades, prior to publishing advertisements. The Interactive Multimedia and Arts and Technologies Association does not assume the responsibility of monitoring the use of trademarks, copyrights or other rights of third parties.

This Agreement shall be governed in all respects by the laws of the province of Ontario without regard to principals regarding conflicts of laws. Both parties submit to jurisdiction in the Province of Ontario and further agree that any cause of action arising under this Agreement shall be brought exclusively in a court in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. We do not guarantee continuous, uninterrupted or secure access to our services, and operation of our site may be interfered with by numerous factors outside of our control. If any provision of this Agreement is held to be invalid or unenforceable, such provision shall be struck and the remaining provisions shall be enforced. Our failure to act with respect to a breach by you or others does not waive our right to act with respect to subsequent or similar breaches.

You hereby acknowledge that you have read this Agreement, understand it and agree to be bound by its terms and conditions. You further agree that this is the complete and exclusive agreement between us, and this Agreement supercedes any proposal or prior agreement whether oral or written, and any other communication between us relating to the subject matter of this Agreement.

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