Terms and Conditions
Terms & Conditions
PLEASE READ THE FOLLOWING CONDITIONS OF USE CAREFULLY BEFORE USING REALSTYLENETWORK.COM WEBSITE.
1. ACCEPTANCE OF CONDITIONS OF USE
1.1 By using our website, you acknowledge having read and understood these Conditions of Use (“Conditions of Use”) and, accordingly, you agree to abide by them, as well as any future modifications that may be made. These Conditions of Use represent an agreement between you and Real Style Network Inc. (“RSN”).
1.2 These Conditions of Use are subject to change, modification, addition or deletion at any time, at RSN’s sole discretion without notice to you. Any such change will be posted on this page. Please refer to these Conditions of Use regularly in case any changes are made to them. Your continued use of this website signifies your acceptance of such revised Conditions of Use.
1.3 If you do not agree to be bound by these Conditions of Use, you should not use our website.
2.1 The RealStyleNetwork.com website operates from Toronto, Canada. People who access our website do so at their own initiative and risk and are responsible for complying with all laws applicable to them.
3. PERSONAL USE/PRIVACY/CONTENT
Under no circumstances will RSN be liable in any way for any Content, including, but not limited to, any errors or omissions in any Content, or any loss or damage of any kind incurred in connection with use of or exposure to any Content posted, emailed, accessed, transmitted or otherwise made available via this website. You are solely responsible for taking all precautions necessary and/or reasonable to protect yourself, your computer systems and other property from viruses, worms, Trojan horses, and other harmful content and code. You acknowledge that RSN does not endorse or guarantee any user blogs or other Content and you may not state or imply any such endorsement or guarantee. RSN shall have no obligation to monitor any user generated content, however, RSN and its agents reserve the right to monitor user generated content and blogs from RSN to time and may remove or block any content on this website, including disabling access to content that you have downloaded through this website.
3.3 THIS WEBSITE DOES NOT PROVIDE MEDICAL ADVICE. The Content of this website (such as text, graphics, images, search results, data and information contained therein), and such materials obtained from RSN’s licensors or other third parties, are provided for informational purposes only and are not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, examination, or treatment. Do not ignore professional medical advice or delay in seeking treatment because of anyone or anything on this website. Always seek the advice of your qualified healthcare provider with any question you may have regarding a medical condition. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your doctor or 911 immediately. RSN does not recommend or endorse any specific tests, physician, products, procedures, opinions, or other information that may be mentioned on this website. Reliance on any such information is solely at your own risk.
3.4 YOUR WARRANTY. You warrant, represent and agree that you will not contribute any Content (including, without limitation, anything in connection with your comments) or otherwise use this website in a manner that (i) infringes or violates the intellectual property rights or proprietary rights, or rights of publicity or privacy, or other rights of any third party; (ii) violates any law, statute, ordinance or regulation; (iii) is harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, tortuous, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, libelous, or otherwise objectionable; (iv) misrepresents the source or identity of any content; or (v) impersonates, or falsely indicates an affiliation with, any person or entity, including, without limitation, any employee or representative of RSN. RSN reserves the right to remove any Content from this website at any time, for any reason (including, but not limited to, upon receipt of claims or allegations from third parties or authorities relating to such Content or if RSN is concerned that you may have breached the immediately preceding sentence), or for no reason at all. You, not RSN, remain solely responsible for all Content that you upload, post, email, transmit, or otherwise disseminate and you warrant that you possesses all rights necessary to provide such content to RSN and to grant RSN the rights to use such information in connection with this website and as otherwise provided herein.
Without limiting the other terms and conditions in these Conditions of Use, you acknowledge and agree to the following guidelines for posting and/or viewing comments and/or content on this website:
If a comment is made using your identity or screen name it will be deemed to have been posted by you.
Do not post abusive, obscene, threatening, harassing, defamatory, libelous, offensive or sexually explicit material.
Do not make false or misleading statements.
Do not offer to sell or buy any product or service, or post links to third party websites, unless expressly authorized to do so by RSN in connection with a feature on this website.
Do not post material that infringes the intellectual property rights or other proprietary rights, or rights of publicity or privacy, of any third party.
Do not post information that you know to be confidential or sensitive or otherwise in violation of any law, statute, rule, ordinance or regulation.
Keep all comments relevant and “on topic” to the particular posting that is open for comments.
4. GUEST BLOGGERS
The opinions expressed by RSN guest bloggers are the personal opinions of the guest bloggers and do not necessarily reflect the views of RSN. RSN disclaims all liability related to any content, opinions or advise of guest bloggers.
By submitting any materials to RSN guest bloggers automatically grant (or warrant that the owner of such materials expressly grants) RSN and its affiliates and licensors a world-wide, perpetual, royalty-free, irrevocable and non-exclusive right and license to use, copy, adapt, transmit, communicate, publicly display and perform, distribute and create compilations and derivative works from such submitted materials, for the limited purposes of publishing and promoting such materials in connection with the site or other service through which the materials were submitted or generated, and for all promotions thereof. Such license will apply with respect to any form, media, or technology now known or later developed. In addition, you warrant that all “moral rights” in such materials have been waived and you acknowledge that RSN has the right to revise or edit, as it considers appropriate, any materials which you submit to RSN.
RSN and/or its affiliates and licensors are not responsible for the content or accuracy of any information posted by guest bloggers and will not be responsible for any reliance or decisions made based on such information. Please note that RSN reserves the right to refuse to post or to remove any information or materials, in whole or in part, that, in its sole discretion, are unacceptable, undesirable, or in violation of these Terms and Conditions.
All letters, blogs, articles, comments, and other material submitted for publication may be published, distributed and stored by RSN, its assignees and its licensees in whole or in part, in print or by any other means, including but not limited to electronic, worldwide and in perpetuity, without compensation to the author.
5.2 By using this website, you expressly relieve RSN from any and all liability arising from your use of any third party website. You should make whatever investigation you feel necessary or appropriate before proceeding with any online or offline transaction with any of these third parties. You agree that RSN shall not be responsible or liable for any loss or damage of any sort incurred as the result of any such dealings. If there is a dispute between participants on this website, or between users and any third party, you understand and agree that RSN is under no obligation to become involved. In the event that you have a dispute with one or more other users, you hereby release RSN, its officers, employees, agents and successors in rights from claims, demands and damages (actual and consequential) of every kind or nature, known or unknown, suspected and unsuspected, disclosed and undisclosed, arising out of or in any way related to such disputes and/or our service.
6. INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY
6.1 The trademarks and logos used or posted on our website are trademarks and logos registered or used by RSN or third parties. Nothing on our website may be interpreted in such a way as to allow, directly or indirectly, the use of such trademarks or logos by you 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 our website for commercial or advertising purposes or to increase the number of visitors to your website.
6.2 All the items on our website (including, without limitation, the texts, articles, photographs, images, illustrations, audio and video excerpts and software) are protected by copyright and belong to RSN or third parties acting as content providers.
6.3 Subject to section 6.4 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 our website (including any software), in whole or in part.
6.4 You can download or copy only for your personal use (i.e. non-commercial purposes) items from our website provided you maintain all of the intellectual property notices they contain. Copying any item for purposes other than personal use is strictly forbidden without the prior written permission of RSN.
6.5 You are responsible for all of your activity in connection with accessing this website. You may not post or transmit, or cause to be posted or transmitted, any communication or solicitation designed or intended to obtain password, account, or private information from any RSN user. Use of this website to violate the security of any computer network, crack passwords or security encryption codes, transfer or store illegal material including that are deemed threatening or obscene, or engage in any kind of illegal activity is expressly prohibited. You will not run Maillist, Listserv, any form of auto-responder, or “spam” on this website, or any processes that run or are activated while the you are not logged on or that otherwise interfere with the proper working of or place an unreasonable load on this website infrastructure. Further, the use of manual or automated software, devices, or other processes to “crawl” or “spider” any page of this website is strictly prohibited. You will be responsible for withholding, filing, and reporting all taxes duties and other governmental assessments associated with your activity on this website.
7. REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES
7.1 You hereby indemnify, defend and hold RSN, its directors, officers, shareholders, employees, affiliates , representatives and content providers harmless from and against any and all monetary damages in principal, interest, legal and extrajudicial costs and any other damages, including without limitation, all legal costs incurred by RSN 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. RSN reserves the right to participate in the defence of any such Claim and to be represented by an attorney of its choice.
8. WARRANTY DISCLAIMER.
8.1 RSN has no special relationship with or fiduciary duty to you. You acknowledge that RSN has no control over, and no duty to take any action regarding: which users gains access to this website; what Content you access via this website (including, without limitation, viruses, malware, harmful code and user generated content); what effects the Content may have on you; how you may interpret or use the Content; or what actions you may take as a result of having been exposed to the Content. You release RSN from all liability for you having acquired or not acquired Content through this website. This website may contain, or direct you to websites containing, information that some people may find offensive or inappropriate. RSN makes no representations concerning any content contained in or accessed through this website, and RSN will not be responsible or liable for the accuracy, copyright compliance, legality or decency of material contained in or accessed through this website. RSN makes no representations or warranties regarding the accuracy of size, quality, colors or textures displayed anywhere on this website, or regarding suggestions or recommendations of services or products offered or purchased through this website (including, without limitation, the actual size, quality, color, texture, or results of use of such products or services), or that this website or any Content will be uninterrupted or error-free. Products and services purchased (whether or not following such recommendations and suggestions) are provided “AS IS” without any warranty of any kind from RSN or others unless otherwise made expressly and unambiguously in writing by a designated third party for a specific product. THE SERVICES, CONTENT, WEBSITE AND ANY SOFTWARE ARE PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS, WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, ACCURACY OR COMPLETENESS OF CONTENT, NON-INFRINGEMENT, OR THE AVAILABILITY OR QUALITY OF ANY PRODUCTS OR SERVICES AVAILABLE VIA THE SERVICE. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW LIMITATIONS ON HOW LONG AN IMPLIED WARRANTY LASTS, SO THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. YOU HEREBY ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT YOUR USE OF OUR SITES IS AT YOUR OWN RISK.
9. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
9.1 Our website contains opinions and advice provided by our writers, independent bloggers and experts, which opinions and advice do not necessarily reflect the views of RSN does not endorse their content. RSN disclaims all liability related to any such opinions and advice. Thus, RSN, its affiliates, directors, officers, employees, representatives or agents cannot in any way be held liable for any damage related directly or indirectly to the use of or reliance on such opinions and advice.
9.2 RSN disclaims all liability related to any error which may be found on its website. Thus, RSN and any third party providing content on RSN’s website, their respective affiliates, directors, officers, employees, representatives or agents cannot in any way be held liable for any damage related directly or indirectly to the use of such sites.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY. IN NO EVENT SHALL RSN OR ITS SUPPLIERS, OR THEIR RESPECTIVE OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, OR AGENTS BE LIABLE WITH RESPECT TO THIS WEBSITE OR THE SERVICES OR THE SUBJECT MATTER OF THIS AGREEMENT UNDER ANY CONTRACT, NEGLIGENCE, TORT, STRICT LIABILITY OR OTHER LEGAL OR EQUITABLE THEORY (I) FOR ANY AMOUNT IN THE AGGREGATE IN EXCESS OF THE GREATER OF THE FEES PAID BY YOU THEREFOR OR $100; (II) FOR ANY INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, PUNITIVE, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OF ANY KIND WHATSOEVER; (III) FOR DATA LOSS OR COST OF PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE GOODS OR SERVICES; OR (IV) FOR ANY MATTER BEYOND RSN’S REASONABLE CONTROL. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS AND EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
10.1 You can cancel your subscription to the RSN newsletter at any time by sending an email notice to firstname.lastname@example.org. RSN can, at its sole discretion, cancel or suspend your newsletter subscription in whole or in part for any reason, including without limitation, the non-compliance with these Conditions of Use. When you sign up for the RSN newsletter, you agree to receive the newsletter as well as any additional email correspondence from RSN.
11.1 This Agreement shall remain in full force and effect while you use this website. All provisions of this Agreement which by their nature should survive termination shall survive termination, including, without limitation, ownership provisions, warranty disclaimers, and limitations of liability.
12.1 The failure of either party to exercise in any respect any right provided for herein shall not be deemed a waiver of any further rights hereunder. RSN shall not be liable for any failure to perform its obligations hereunder where such failure results from any cause beyond RSN’s reasonable control, including, without limitation, mechanical, electronic or communications failure or degradation (including “line-noise” interference). If any provision of this Agreement is found to be unenforceable or invalid, that provision shall be limited or eliminated to the minimum extent necessary so that this Agreement shall otherwise remain in full force and effect and enforceable. This Agreement is not assignable, transferable or sublicensable by you except with RSN’s prior written consent. RSN may transfer, assign or delegate this Agreement and its rights and obligations without consent. This Agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Ontario without regard to the conflict of laws provisions thereof. Any dispute arising from or relating to the subject matter of this Agreement shall be finally settled by arbitration in Toronto, Ontario. Both parties agree that this Agreement is the complete and exclusive statement of the mutual understanding of the parties and supersedes and cancels all previous written and oral agreements, communications and other understandings relating to the subject matter of this Agreement. No agency, partnership, joint venture, or employment is created as a result of this Agreement and you do not have any authority of any kind to bind RSN in any respect whatsoever.
13. HOW TO CONTACT US ABOUT THESE CONDITIONS OF USE
13.1 If you have any questions regarding these Conditions of Use, you can reach us at the following address:
Real Style Network Inc.
Toronto, Ontario, M4Y 1W6