Amendment of the Policy.
Unsolicited email or other communication means.
We do not tolerate spam. However, you undertake to renounce all rights to file complaints about our unsolicited email when you communicate with this site or interact on the site and thus provide us with your information, such as your email address, since by doing so, you agree to receive communication from us and/or from Amazon.
Although we have taken measures to safeguard your data, you must assume that there still could be the possibility for others such as hackers to sneak in and pilfer your information and use it in such a way that may cause harm to you, and you accept and agree that this website is not responsible for such damages done to you.
However, you have the choice to unsubscribe or opt out from our mailing list and each promotional e-mail we send out has a handy link for this special purpose. On request, we will delete your information from our database and mailing list in the quickest possible time.
In the event that there is no “unsubscribe” link provided, you can reply to the sender by simply typing “UNSUBSCRIBE” in block letters in the subject of the email and this website will stop sending you promotional email and your name will be deleted from its database.
This Policy covers our clients, buyers (including product or service recipients), customers and members, including affiliates and all visitors to this website and all subscribers to our newsletter. A recipient is one who receives a product or service sold, where the product or service is ordered and paid for by someone other than the recipient, including anybody that receives a product or service at no cost. "Members" are entities or persons who join a marketing endeavour promoted by us, while "website", "site" or "Seller" is us---this website and its operators, owners, employees and agents.
Legal status of user.
A) With regard to age. A user of this website
must not be under the age of 18.
The website is not lawfully for persons under the age of 18 or who are otherwise covered by COPA, Child Online Privacy Act of 1998. Illegal use of the website may subject user to civil or criminal prosecution.
B) With regard to exclusion.
A person who has been barred from this website because of our Terms & Conditions or denial of service by the website but who thus unlawfully views the website just the same remains subject to the terms of this Policy and is in violation of our Terms & Conditions.
How (identifiable) information is collected.
A) Consent and obligation.
Visitors communicate with the website under two circumstances---either they give their permission for contact by the website or are required for contact by the website as provided in this Policy or our Terms & Conditions. Your contact address may or may not be used to solicit you, but it is added to the website's database.
B) From online purchase.
When you as a client, buyer or customer make an order to buy a product or service from Amazon through this website, you knowingly provide us with your name, address, telephone number, email address and credit card number. You should consider all this information may also be available for us to serve you better and you also consent to its use for our follow-up or future promotional emails to be sent to you.
D) From questionnaires, surveys, subscriptions, membership registrations.
Further to the above paragraphs, you take a positive and active initiative to share your information with us when you complete our questionnaire, sign up to join our survey, subscribe to our newsletter or become a member of our marketing-oriented organization, whether via one of the forms provided on this website or by contacting us by email or mail. The website will use this information for product or service design or for solicitation purposes.
E) From interacting on the website.
When you interact on the website by clicking on pop-ups, banners or hyperlinked advertising appearing on this website, you must always expect that information is collected and cookies placed on your computer, that this website has no control over the use of this information by the third parties. When you send an email from this website or the URL of one of our web pages to a friend, you must expect that some data is collected about your IP or email address and that of your friend. You must assume that referred emails or web pages may seem to come from your email. You must agree to bear full responsibility for referring pages or email to a friend and agree to indemnify this website for any damage, intentional or unintentional, that results from said referrals.
Use of information.
A) As an improvement to the company or the website
Information you provide helps us respond to your customer service requests and support needs more efficiently. We may use information in the aggregate to understand how our Users as a group use the services and resources provided on our Site.
B) To run a promotion, contest, survey or other Site feature
To send Users information they agreed to receive about topics we think will be of interest to them. It may also be used to respond to your inquiries, questions, and/or other requests. If you decides to opt-in to our mailing list, you will receive emails that may include company news, updates, related product or service information, etc. If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, we include detailed unsubscribe instructions at the bottom of each email or you may contact us via our Site.
C) As a testimonial.
Any communication from a client or customer that the website sees fit to be a testimonial may be publicised for sales purposes or it may be used. However, this website usually asks for prior approval of the client or customer before its use or publication.
D) For denial of access.
Information received or collected from users and visitors may also be used by this website for their denial of access to this website.
E) Of recipients.
A recipient is one who receives a product or service sold, where the product or service is ordered and paid for by someone other than the recipient, including anybody that receives a product or service at no cost. Aside from using a recipient's information for the delivery of the product or service sold by the website and for follow up over use of the product or service, a recipient is also looked upon as our "buyer" and is under the obligation to have his information used by the website as necessary. However, he has the right to notify the website to stop contacting him.
F) By third parties.
When users click on pop-ups, banners or hyperlinked advertising appearing on this website and their information collected by the third parties, this website takes no responsibility for the use of information obtained in such a manner; that this website cannot monitor what will happen with the information; that this website is not responsible for the accuracy or content of advertisements; that this website cannot be held liable for downloads from third party advertisers that contain viruses or other computer code causing harm and that this website does not take any responsibility for the data gained from the click itself or that the advertiser collects. The website disclaims any responsibility for harm, loss, damage or destruction, corruption or theft of data by third parties.
Use of public forums at your own risk.
When you join a message board or other public forums on this website or on any site, you undertake to bear full responsibility for posting your information publicly or sharing it with anyone else through these services. You must not expect that the website monitors these services or protects you in any way from sharing your information in public forums.
Although we exercise security measures to safeguard our data and your information is kept in a secure place, out of the reach of other visitors to our site and protected from unauthorized access, you agree to renounce all claims of any sort against the website related to the loss, corruption or misuse of information as a consideration for visiting or interacting on the website. You must assume that there still could be the possibility for others such as hackers to sneak in and pilfer your information and use it in such a way that may cause harm to you, and you accept and agree that this website is not responsible for damages done to you.
When there is a dispute, the user, visitor, buyer, customer, client, member or subscriber of the website accepts and agrees to use arbitration, which shall be conducted in compliance with the rules of the Arbitration and Mediation Institute of Canada (AMIC) which are in effect on the date a dispute is submitted to the Arbitration and Mediation Institute of Canada. Information about the Arbitration and Mediation Institute of Canada in Ontario (AMIO), located in Toronto, its rules and its forms are available by contacting them at 416-487-4447.
Users, visitors, buyers, customers, clients, members and subscribers of the website accept and agree that they have no right to go to court. Likewise, they disclaim their right to engage in pre-trial discovery except as provided in the rules and they will not have the right to join as a representative or member of any class of claimants related to any claim subject to arbitration. The arbitrator’s decision will be final and binding with limited rights of appeal.
The party who has lost the case shall bear all costs associated with the dispute arbitration, including attorney fees, collection fees, investigation fees as well as travel expenses, of the prevailing party.
Users, visitors, buyers, customers, clients, members and subscribers of the website accept and agree that the jurisdiction shall be Toronto, Ontario, Canada if any matter regarding the service or product offered on the website be brought before the arbitrator.