Terms of use

Welcome to the 1000 DAYS FOR THE PLANET MISSION Website (the « Website »). We are pleased that you are taking the time to visit and discover all of the site’s functionality. First, we would like to inform you that any person, his/her parent or his/her tutor (the “User” or “You”) who wishes to use the Website must accept the present Terms of Use stipulated by GLACIALIS PRODUCTIONS INC. and FONDATION SEDNA (« Us », « Our » or « Ours »).

Please read them carefully.

By accessing the Website and using it, you are implicitly accepting the following Terms of Use and related policies and guidelines. These are aimed to facilitate your interaction with the Website and with us.

Please be informed that we reserve the right to change theses Terms of Use at any time, at our sole discretion. Any changes come into force as soon as the new or modified version of the Terms of Use is displayed on the Website. Use of the Website is governed by the version of the Terms of Use or any policy or guideline currently displayed or mentioned on the Website. If you continue to use the Website after changes are posted, you will be deemed to have accepted these same modifications. If you do not accept the changes, you must immediately discontinue using the website and refrain from accessing it.

1. Ownership of the Website, Copyrights, Trademarks and Domain Names

All materials used or displayed on the Website, including trademarks, domain names, texts, graphics, logos, icons, images, illustrations, drawings and audio or video clips, HTML language, software codes and underlying meta tags, as well as their grouping, arrangement and assembly (the “Content of the Website”) are our exclusive property or belong exclusively to third-parties and are protected by copyright and trademark laws, as well as any other applicable laws.

2. Use of the Website

You may display the content of this Website on your computer, download and use it. You may also print a single copy solely for your personal, non-commercial use, provided that you refrain from making any changes, selling, reproducing, distributing, retransmitting, publishing, displaying or otherwise redistributing the Content of the Website, or from making derivative works or otherwise using the Content for commercial purposes, without our prior written consent.Nothing contained herein confers you any ownership of the Website or of its Content. If you wish to use the Content of the Website for any purpose other than your strict personal use, you must contact us by email at info@1000jours.ca.

It is strictly forbidden to modify the Content of the Website at any time.

You must refrain from framing or using framing techniques to display the Content of the Website or other information belonging to us, and from using meta tags or other “hidden texts” using our name, trademarks, or any other third-party trademarks without our prior written consent.

You agree to use the Website only for lawful purposes. You agree that you may not access the Website from territories where its use or content is prohibited by law. In this regard, you acknowledge that we cannot be held responsible for compliance with foreign laws which may be applicable to you.

3. Registration to the Website

« I want to board the ship »

You can register voluntarily on the Website as a “virtual sailor” by providing us your name, email address, age and geographic data. By registering, you agree to be on our mailing list to receive news about the Website and the 1,000 DAYS FOR THE PLANET mission via email.

Registration for teachers, school groups, classes and schools

You can register voluntarily as the teacher responsible for a school group, class or school. This will place you on a separate mailing list for teachers and schools and will enable you to receive news and updates from the “Education” Section of the Website. By entering your class or school, you certify that you have the authorization of your school’s principal to use the institution’s name on the Website. You may also provide a photo of your class or school. By providing this photo, you authorize us to use it on the Website as well as in other activities related to the 1,000 DAYS FOR THE PLANET mission. Also, you acknowledge that you are solely responsible for obtaining applicable authorizations or release forms from any person or persons appearing on the photos and that we cannot be held liable for any claims resulting from the use of these person’s images or names, as the case may be, on the Website.

« I want to receive updates about the SEDNA Foundation »

While registering, you can also opt to register for the SEDNA Foundation’s separate mailing list, which is also bound by the present Terms of Use.

4. Privacy Policy

We are committed to protecting your personal information.We therefore agree to enforce strict rules regarding the collection and retention of personal information.

Non-Identifiable Information – Like many other websites, the Website automatically collects certain pieces of non-identifiable information about its users, such as the IP address (Internet Protocol) on your computer, the IP address of your Internet service provider, the date and time you have accessed the Website, the Internet address of the website that linked you directly to our Website, the operating system you use, the sections of the Website you are visiting, the pages of the Website you are reading, the images you viewed and the information you have posted on the Website or downloaded from the Website. This non-identifiable information are used to administer our Website and our system and to improve the Website. This information does not allow us to identify you in any fashion. This information can, however, be given to third parties and / or permanently archived for future use.

Cookies – The Website uses cookies (“Cookies”), a means to store information about a website on a user’s computer, which then enables the website to recognize the computer upon subsequent visits. Cookies make the Website more convenient to use. Cookies provide information which is used, for example, to recognize you as a previous user of the Website, to track your movements on the Website in order to better meet your needs, to offer personalized web page content and information, to fill online forms automatically by entering your personal information and to otherwise facilitate your general use of the Website.

Password – Any password used on the Website is reserved for your exclusive use and you are entirely responsible for keeping it secure and secret. You agree that that password which, when combined with your email address, grants you access to your profile is confidential and you must preserve its confidentiality at all times. We are, however, entitled to monitor your password and request a password change whenever necessary.

We do not sell or rent any personal information you provide to third parties.We can, however, disclose it to our own employees, our contractors, our partners and our authorized legal representatives for the purposes described above, which are subject to the same obligations. We do not share your personal information with third parties without your consent unless otherwise required by law or unless you have expressly authorized us to share this information at the time it was collected.

We preserve the confidentiality of all the personal information we collect and we have implemented reasonable physical, electronic and administrative measures to protect it. Be advised that despite all measures taken, due to the nature of the Internet, it may be possible that third parties may gain access to your personal information when you submit information online or when you are accessing the Website.

Non-identifiable personal information collected is stored in the Google Analytics system (http://www.google-analytics.com), while the cookies are stored in your computer. If you do not wish to allow the personal information we collect about you to be used for promotional purposes, or if you wish to access the personal information that we hold about you and examine it, or to ask that any item of personal information be corrected or deleted from your file, please contact us by e-mail at info@1000jours.ca. We can, if needed, help you correct any inaccuracies. We encourage you to send us your questions and concerns and will endeavour to do our best to assist you.

In addition, your use of the Website is also subject to the CANADIAN BROADCASTING CORPORATION’s privacy policy, which is available at http://www.radio-canada.ca/apropos/politiquesdiffusions.

5. Website Modifications

At any time, we may modify or interrupt access to any part of the Website, temporarily or permanently, and we may also limit or prohibit access to the Website itself, with or without notice.

6. Hyperlinks

The Website contains links to third party websites. The presence of these hyperlinks does not indicate that we approve or endorse the activities of the other party, or vice versa, or that there is a link of any sort between us and the other party. We are not responsible for the availability of these other websites or their contents. Whenever accessing another website, Users must read the Terms of Use that govern this website prior to using it or disclosing any personal information on said website.

7. Liability

You acknowledge and agree that the Website and the Content of the Website are provided “as is” and “as available” without warranty of any kind, either express or implied. The Website may include inaccuracies or typographical errors. If you download or otherwise obtain Content from the Website or content from third parties through the Website, you are doing so at your own risk and are solely responsible for any damages to your computer or any data loss resulting from or related to the Content obtained from the Website or from third party websites.

In addition, we are not liable for any damage, claim, loss, cost or liability, whether direct, indirect, special, consequential or exemplary, of any nature whatsoever arising from errors, omissions or negligence resulting from: i) the fact that you have accessed or used the Website, the Content of the Website, the third party content or a website hyperlinked from the Website, or the fact that you have been unable to access or use the above, or ii) the fact that you have experienced malfunctions of the Website, the third-party content linked to an error, omission, interruption, failure, delay in operation or transmission, computer virus or line failure.

8. Indemnification

You agree to indemnify and hold us harmless from and against all claims against us resulting from your violation of the Terms of Use or violation by any user of your access to the Website.

9. Acts of God

We will not be liable for the failure to meet, in whole or in part, any of our obligations to you, or for any damages or losses you may suffer if the breach, damage or loss results from an Act of God or circumstances beyond our control.

10. Governing Laws

These Terms of Use are governed by the laws of the Province of Quebec and the federal laws of Canada applicable therein.

11. Last Update

The last update of the Terms of Use took place on February 22nd, 2012.

12. Contact

Send your questions, comments or notice of violation by e-mail at info@1000jours.ca.

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