Privacy Policy - Terms of use

Please read the following conditions of use carefully before using the inverness oran's internet site. Any failure on your part to comply with these conditions of use may lead to the cancellation of your account and the related privileges.

1. Acceptance Of Conditions Of Use

1.1. By using the The Inverness Oran's Internet site, you acknowledge having read and understood these conditions of use and, accordingly, you agree to abide by them as well as any future modifications which may be made. These conditions of use represent an agreement between you and The Inverness Oran.

1.2. These conditions of use may be subject to change, addition or deletion at any time. Any such change will be posted on this page.

1.3. If you do not agree to be bound by these conditions of use, you should not use The Inverness Oran's Internet site. In addition, should you consider any future amendments made to these conditions of use to be unacceptable, you can cancel your membership with us at any time.

2. Premises

2.1. The Inverness Oran operates its Internet site from its offices in Canada. The Inverness Oran does not make any representation to the effect that all items on its Internet site may be used in other locations. People who access The Inverness Oran's Internet site do so at their own initiative and are responsible for complying with all laws applicable to them.

2.2. By using The Inverness Oran's Internet site, you acknowledge and agree that these conditions of use are governed by laws applicable in the Province of Nova Scotia.

3. Changes In Internet Site

3.1. The Inverness Oran may modify, cancel or terminate any item contained in its Internet site, at any time, including the availability of any function, database or content. The Inverness Oran may also impose limits on certain items or restrict the access to certain sections of its Internet site without prior notice and without incurring its liability.

4. Personal Use

4.1. All the items contained in The Inverness Oran's Internet site are offered for your personal use for non-commercial purposes. It is prohibited to use the items contained in The Inverness Oran's Internet site for commercial or advertising purposes without the written consent of The Inverness Oran.

5. Registration And Security

5.1. When you register, you must select a password and a user name. You cannot (i) choose or use someone's password with the intention of pretending to be that person; (ii) use a password in which someone else has rights, without that person's authorization; or (iii) use a password or a user name that The Inverness Oran, at its sole discretion, considers offensive.

5.2. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your password and user name. You should notify The Inverness Oran as soon as possible by email (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) of any known or suspected use of your account, or of any known or suspected breach of security.

5.3. You are responsible for any use of your accounts on The Inverness Oran's Internet site. The Inverness Oran cannot be held liable for the unauthorized use of your account or for any loss or damage arising in particular from the non-compliance with the security measures mentioned in this section.

6. Fees And Payments

6.1. The Inverness Oran reserves the right to charge fees for future access to its Internet site, or any section thereof. If The Inverness Oran should charge new fees for access to any section of its Internet site, it will notify you in advance in case you would like to close your account.

7. Comments And Submissions To The Editor

7.1. Since any communications which are part of article comments and submissions to the editor are public and not private, you should abide by the rules set forth below:

7.1.1. Use polite language. Objectionable or offensive language will not be tolerated at any time. In addition, no one may keep or submit defamatory, obscene, tortious, pornographic, abusive or otherwise illegal content.

7.1.2. Be courteous. No one may make threats or incite anyone else to violence or hatred. It is also prohibited to deliberately disturb any discussion with repetitive messages, unfounded messages or spamming.

7.1.3. Discuss but do not attack. In an open discussion where there are many different opinions, people often disagree. The Inverness Oran encourages lively discussions and debates on its Internet site. Moreover, personal attacks are a breach of these conditions of use.

7.1.4. No one should use article comments or letters to the editor to promote or offer for sale any good or service for a commercial purpose, or conduct or send any study, contest, pyramid scheme or chain letters, spamming, or to engage in any hacking, solicitation or any other act for illegal purposes. Any acts which may infringe other peoples' rights or their enjoyment of the article comments and letters to the editor are also prohibited.

7.2. You declare that you have all the necessary rights, in particular, intellectual property rights, to any material that you submit as a user to The Inverness Oran.

7.3. You acknowledge and agree that you remain the holder of the copyright of all material you submit as a user to The Inverness Oran (e.g. letter to the editor, comments, etc.). Moreover, you acknowledge and agree that by simply submitting your material to The Inverness Oran, you grant it a non-exclusive licence, without any compensation whatsoever to you, to use, edit, modify, delete, reproduce, publish, distribute and give sub-licences to such materials. To this effect, you waive any moral right you may assert related to the integrity of your work.

7.4. You acknowledge and agree that you are personally liable for the content of your article comments on The Inverness Oran's Internet site, and for the consequences thereof.

7.5. The Inverness Oran reserves the right, at its sole discretion, not to publish or to withdraw any materials transmitted by a user on any of its Internet site. In addition, this remains an option and not an obligation.

7.6. The Inverness Oran does not make any declaration concerning the control over the material available on its Internet site. The Inverness Oran is not and may not be held liable for the accuracy, legality or the compliance with the intellectual property rules or with the conditions of use of any materials provided by its users.

8. Links

8.1. The Inverness Oran's sites contain hyperlinks to Internet site managed by third parties. By activating these links, you may have to leave The Inverness Oran's site. The Inverness Oran has no control over Internet site owned by third parties. These sites are managed entirely by third parties and The Inverness Oran cannot make any declaration whatsoever concerning the quality or overall content thereof nor regarding the quality of the products offered or the security of performing transactions on the sites in question. The fact that third party sites are identified on The Inverness Oran's Internet site should not in any way be interpreted as an endorsement by The Inverness Oran and does not incur its liability in any way. The Inverness Oran cannot be held liable for possible damages arising from the use of these sites. All complaints about third party sites should be addressed to the administrators of those sites.

9. Intellectual Property

9.1. The trademarks and logos used or posted on The Inverness Oran's Internet site are trademarks and logos registered or not by The Inverness Oran or third parties. Nothing on The Inverness Oran's Internet site may be interpreted in such a way as to allow, directly or indirectly, the use of such trademarks or logos without the prior written permission of their owner. Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, it is prohibited to reproduce the trademarks and logos displayed on The Inverness Oran's Internet site for commercial or advertising purposes or to increase the number of visitors to your site.

9.2. All the items on The Inverness Oran's Internet site (including, without limitation, the texts, articles, photographs, images, illustrations, etc.) are protected by copyright and belong to The Inverness Oran or third parties acting as content providers. Except for certain clearly stated exceptions, no items on The Inverness Oran's Internet site must be interpreted as giving you any right whatsoever with regard to the intellectual property of The Inverness Oran or of a third party acting as a content provider.

9.3. Subject to section 9.3 hereof, you may not copy, reproduce, modify, publish, distribute or participate in the transfer or sale of, or create derivative works from, translate, download, grant under licence, or in any other way exploit, any item offered on The Inverness Oran's Internet site, in whole or in part.

9.4. You can download or copy only for your personal use for non-commercial purposes items from The Inverness Oran's Internet site provided you maintain all the intellectual property notices they contain. Copying or memorizing any item for purposes other than personal use is strictly forbidden without the prior written permission of The Inverness Oran or the holder of the copyrights identified in the notice of intellectual property.

10. Representations And Warrantees

10.1. You hereby indemnify, defend and hold The Inverness Oran, its directors, officers, senior executives, shareholders, employees, affiliated businesses, representatives and content providers (collectively referred to as "The Inverness Oran") harmless from and against any and all monetary condemnation in principal, interest, legal and extrajudicial costs and any other damages, including but without limitation, all reasonable legal costs incurred by The Inverness Oran related to any claim, proceeding, action or stay ("Claim") ensuing from the non-compliance, by you or any other user of your account, with these Conditions of Use. The Inverness Oran reserves the right to participate in the defence of any such Claim and to be represented by an attorney of its choice.

11. Limitation Of Liability

11.1. The Inverness Oran's Internet site and the items they contain are offered to you on an "as is" basis and at no charge by The Inverness Oran, without warranties of any kind, either express or implied, including, without limitation, warranties of title or implied warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose, use, availability, validity, accuracy, reliability of the items reproduced on said sites or as to the results ensuing from the use of such items. Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, The Inverness Oran makes no representations about the comprehensive nature of the results of your searches conducted on its Internet site. You hereby acknowledge and agree that your use of The Inverness Oran's Internet site is at your own risk.

11.2. The Inverness Oran makes no representation related to the accuracy or reliability of, nor does it endorse, any opinion, declaration or other information published or distributed on its Internet site by any user, content provider or other person.

11.3. The Inverness Oran disclaims all liability related to any error which may be found on its Internet site. Thus, The Inverness Oran and any third party providing content on The Inverness Oran's Internet site, their related companies, officers, employees, representatives or agents cannot in any way be held liable for any damage related directly or indirectly to the use of The Inverness Oran's Internet site, in particular, the loss of data or profits ensuing from the use of items on said site, errors or omissions contained in the items or the inability to use such items.

12. Cancellation

The Inverness Oran can, at its sole discretion, cancel or suspend your account to its Internet site in whole or in part for any reason, including, without limitation, the non-compliance with these conditions of use.

13. Privacy Policy

The Inverness Oran (oran.ca, invernessoran.ca) does not automatically collect personal data from clients or from website visitors. The Inverness Oran and its operators or associates do not and will not release any personal information belonging to clients, subscribers or belonging to website visitors to any third party organization without acknowledgement and consent from the client, subscriber or website visitor unless ordered by an officially recognized Canadian law enforcement agency.

Personal data collected by The Inverness Oran and its operators or associates are strictly intended for the production of products and services requested by the client and for the delivery of products and services to the client.

If any personal data or information is on file, clients or visitors may at any time request a copy of personal data currently being used by The Inverness Oran for the production and delivery of products and services. Updates to this data or personal information can be performed at anytime. The Inverness Oran and its operators or associates may ask the client to provide certain authorization credentials before supplying the client with the requested information or updating personal data and account information.

14. How To Contact Us About This Policy

14.1. Should you have a claim related to a copyright infringement of any of the materials contained in The Inverness Oran's Internet site, or for any other correspondence, you can reach us at the following address:

The Inverness Oran
15767 Central Avenue, P.O. Box 100
Inverness, NS B0E 1N0
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Fax: 902-258-2632