Terms of Service

The Terms and Conditions of Use (“Terms”) shall apply to the entire FMJF website. FMJF provides access and use of this website subject to your agreement to the following Terms. Please read these Terms carefully before accessing or using FMJF website. By accessing or using FMJF website, you agree to be bound by these Terms.

1. Purpose of FMJF website

FMJF website serves as a resource that contains general information, current news, donor relations, programs and activities, forums for discussion, and links to third party websites.

2. Website content

FMJF recognizes the value and potential of creating files of electronic nature on the Internet. All users are encouraged to publish and submit information consistent with the philosophy, mission, values, standards and policies of FMJF. Information submitted for inclusion on the FMJF website plays an important role in what is reflected on FMJF webpages. Content submitted for inclusion on the FMJF website must comply with provincial and federal laws including, but not limited to copyright and defamation laws. Photographs and personal i

The use of FMJF Internet resources for private business, commercial activities, or advertising is prohibited. FMJF reserves the right to remove any content from its servers at any time without prior notification to the creator of the content. Appeal related to removal of content may be sent in writing to the FMJF webmaster.

Violation of website policies may result in immediate revocation of the FMJF website personal content publishing privileges, and possible further disciplinary action against the person responsible for the violation.

3. Copyright Policy

This website is owned by FMJF. Any images, graphics, multimedia or content is copyrighted by FMJF and may only be used in the manner provided for in these Terms and Conditions of Use. In addition, the website contains names, logos, and other intellectual property, which are the property of FMJF and may not be used for any purpose without the express written consent of FMJF.

However, some documents and photos have been published on FMJF website with the permission of the relevant copyright owners who are not FMJF. All rights are reserved on these documents and permission to copy them must be requested from the copyright owners.

4. Links to third party websites

The FMJF website may contain links to other websites as well as email links. These links are provided solely as a convenience to you. These other websites were independently developed by parties other than FMJF and FMJF assumes no responsibility for the accuracy or appropriateness of the information contained in such sites. The inclusion of any link to another website does not imply endorsement by FMJF. Any mention of another party or its product or service on FMJF website should not be construed as an endorsement of that party or its product service. If you decide to access linked third party websites, you do so at your own risk.

5. Conduct

When using FMJF website, you agree to:

(a) not post or transmit content (information, data, text, software, graphics, sound, photographs, video, messages, etc.) (“Content”) that is unlawful, harassing, libelous, defamatory, obscene, fraudulent, harmful, threatening, abusive, hateful, that violates the property rights of others (including without limitation infringing use of a copyright or trademark), that violates the privacy or publicity right of others, or is otherwise objectionable;
(b) you may not interfere with other users’ use of the website;
(c) you may not use the website to conduct any activity that is illegal or that violates the rights of others;
(d) you may not use the website to sell products or services to others;
(e) you may not impersonate any person or entity, or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with a person or entity;
(f) you may not post or transmit content that you do not have a right to transmit under any law or under contractual or fiduciary relationships (such as inside information, confidential information, etc.);
(g) you may not post content to the website unless the content is freely owned by you or used with the permission of all other persons with any rights in the content; and
(h) you may not use the website to collect or store personal data about other users.

6. Limitation of Warranties and Disclaimer

Any opinion, advice, article, publication, statement, service, offer, or other information or content expressed or made available on this website or on any site linked to this website, is that of the respective author or distributor and not of FMJF. FMJF assumes no obligation to update the materials, advice on further developments concerning topics mentioned or update the functionality of its website. The information contained on this website may contain typographical errors. The information and services may be changed without notice. THE MATERIALS AND SERVICES CONTAINED IN THIS WEBSITE ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” WITHOUT ANY REPRESENTATIONS, WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR USE, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT. FURTHER, NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES ARE MADE CONCERNING THE ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS, TIMELINESS OR RELIABILITY OF THE MATERIALS OR OF ANY INFORMATION CONTAINED IN ANY SITE LINKED TO THIS WEBSITE. FMJF DOES NOT WARRANT OR GUARANTEE UNINTERRUPTED ACCESS TO THE WEBSITE, ANY SITE LINKED TO THIS WEBSITE OR TO THE AVAILABILITY OF INTERNET EMAIL LINKS PROVIDED ON THE WEBSITE. IN NO EVENT SHALL FMJF, ITS AFFILIATES, AGENTS, LICENSORS, EMPLOYEES OR INTERNET SERVICE PROVIDER(S) (COLLECTIVELY “ITS REPRESENTATIVES”) BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANY THIRD PARTY FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES WHATSOEVER, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO LOST REVENUE, LOST OR DAMAGED DATA OR OTHER COMMERCIAL OR ECONOMIC LOSS, WHETHER BASED IN CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE) OR ANY OTHER THEORY OF LIABILITY. THE FOREGOING LIMITATION SHALL APPLY EVEN IF FMJF OR ITS REPRESENTATIVES HAVE BEEN ADVISED OR SHOULD HAVE KNOWN OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGE.

7. Confidentiality

Absent the use of encryption, the Internet is not a secured medium and privacy cannot be ensured. Internet email is vulnerable to interception and forging. FMJF will not be responsible for any damages you or any third party may suffer as a result of the transmission of confidential information that you make to any third party through the Internet email links provided on this website. FMJF is not responsible for any errors or any changes made to any transmitted information. Should you decide to transmit information using Internet email links, you do so at your own risk. For additional information on our privacy guideline, please consult our Privacy Policy.

8. Computer Viruses

While FMJF makes reasonable efforts to ensure that all information and links provided on its website do not contain computer viruses, you are responsible for taking the appropriate precautions to scan for computer viruses and to ensure that you have a complete and current back up of the applicable items contained on your computer system.

9. Termination

FMJF may, in its sole discretion, with or without notice, suspend or terminate your use of this website, and remove and discard any content on the website, for any reason, including, without limitation if you violate these Terms. FMJF may also bar you from any future access to its website. FMJF will not be liable to you for any such suspension, termination or prohibition on future access.

Should you object to any subsequent modifications of the terms and conditions of these Terms, your sole recourse will be to immediately notify FMJF of your termination of these Terms, which termination will be effective immediately. To the extent permitted by applicable law, the terms and conditions of these Terms will survive any termination of these Terms.

The Terms and Conditions of Use, the website and information contained within the website may be updated or revised from time to time without further notice. Users agree to periodically review these Terms and Conditions of Use, and your continued access to or use of the website shall constitute your acceptance of the updated or revised Terms and Conditions of Use.

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