Information Services, Software and Content (Terms and Conditions)
(a) These Terms and Conditions govern your use of Grand River Business Intelligence Inc.'s ("GRBI") Website "ContractComplete" (the "Service"), an internet based service operated by GRBI (the "Provider") for the purposes of facilitating communications between contractors, developers and consultants in the land development industry (the "Purposes"). The Service consists of computing and information services and software, information, interactive forums and other content provided by Provider. In addition, third parties provide information, software and other content ("Third Party Content") which may be accessed over the Service
(b) Your participation in the Service is conditional upon your acceptance of the terms and conditions contained in this agreement. Please read the following terms and conditions and indicate your acceptance by checking the box below and clicking the "Accept" button on the previous screen. Provider reserves the right, in its sole and absolute discretion, to change or modify all or any part of this Agreement at any time. Such changes or modifications shall be effective immediately on notice published on the Service. Your continued use of the Service constitutes your binding acceptance of these terms and conditions, including any changes or modifications made by Provider as permitted above.
(a) If at any time the terms and conditions of this agreement are no longer acceptable to you, you should immediately terminate your subscription to the Service by following the procedures indicated in paragraph 10.
2. Use of Service Content
(a) You acknowledge that the Service contains information, software, photographs, audio and video clips, graphics and other material (collectively, the "Content") that may be protected by copyright, trademark or other proprietary rights of Provider or third parties. This includes, but is not limited to, the Provider's intellectual property rights in and to the source code, logo and identifying product names of the Service. You agree to comply with any additional copyright notices, information or restrictions contained in any Content available on or accessed through the Service. You acknowledge and agree that the Provider is the owner of all data and information extracted from usage of the site and all data downloaded therefrom or uploaded thereto.
(b) Subject to section 2(d) below and, except as otherwise expressly permitted in this Agreement, you may not modify, publish, transmit, transfer or sell, reproduce, create derivative works from, distribute, perform, display or in any way exploit any of the Content, in whole or in part.
(c) You may download or copy the Content only for your own personal use, provided that you maintain all copyright and other notices contained in such Content. Except as expressly permitted by copyright laws, no copying, storage, redistribution or publication of any Content is permitted without the express permission of Provider or the owners of such Content or their authorized persons, if other than Provider.
(d) You may upload Content to the Service for the Purposes and, in doing so, you grant to Provider and Third Parties the right to copy, publish, distribute and otherwise use any Content that you place on the Service, in any medium. You represent and warrant that you are authorized to grant all rights set forth in the preceding sentence. Subject to the right of the Provider in section 2(a); it is agreed that all Content uploaded by yourself remains in your ownership.
3. Service Rules of Conduct
You shall not upload to, or distribute or otherwise publish through, the Service any Content which (a) is libelous, defamatory, obscene, pornographic, abusive, harassing or threatening, (b) contains viruses or other contaminating or destructive features, (c) violates the rights of others, such as Content which infringes any copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret or violates any right of privacy or publicity, or (d) otherwise violates any applicable law. You shall not attempt to hack the Service, gain access to Content not owned by you and not shared by the owner of such Content, attempt to avoid payment for the Service or use the Service to solicit subscribers to join other online information services that are competitive with the Service.
4. Managing Content
Provider reserves the right to delete, move or edit any Content (including messages posted in any forum) that it may determine, in its sole discretion, violates this Agreement or is otherwise unacceptable. You shall remain solely responsible for all Content posted by you or by any other person using your account. Provider shall have the right, but not the obligation, to correct any errors or omissions in any Content, as it may determine in its sole discretion. You acknowledge and agree that all