Terms of Use

Definitions"The Company" and "The Company Site" shall mean all areas and any products and/or services offered or available on the interactive online service operated by One Fish at a Time Conservation Inc. on the World Wide Web. The Company Site consists of information, services and content provided by The Company.

This Section shall be construed in accordance with the laws of the Province of Ontario. No waiver by either party of any breach or default here under shall be deemed to be a waiver of any preceding or subsequent breach or default. The section headings used herein are for convenience only and shall not be given any legal import. The following sections are applied to all sections of the Company Site.

General

"One Fish at a Time" is devoted to helping children of ages 12 and under learn about aquatic and marine biology. Our goal is to offer items related to aquatic and marine biology that are of interest to kids, accompanied by interactive Flash programs, activities, books, articles, Web resources, and other useful materials. Our emphasis is on making the Company Site appealing by offering kids opportunities to learn about aquatic and marine conservation and biology, fish and other aquatic organisms, possible ideas for science projects, and interact with educational media.

The Company shall have the right at any time to change or discontinue any aspect or feature of the Company Site including, but not limited to, content, hours of availability and equipment needed for access or use. Changes, modifications, additions or deletions shall be effective immediately upon notice thereof. Any use of the Company Site after such notice shall conclusively be deemed to be acceptance by users of such changes, modifications, additions or deletions. Users are responsible for reviewing the terms and conditions of the Terms of Use and related sections periodically to be aware of such revisions.

The Company Site shall be used for lawful purposes only. No material shall be posted on or transmitted by users through the Company Site which violates or infringes in any way upon the rights of others, which is unlawful, threatening, abusive, defamatory, invasive of privacy, vulgar, obscene, profane, indecent or otherwise objectionable, encourages conduct that would constitute a criminal offense under the Criminal Code of Canada, give rise to civil liability or otherwise violate any law. No conduct shall be undertaken that, in the Company's judgment, restricts or inhibits any other user from using or enjoying the Company Site.

Copyright

The Company Site contains copyrighted material, trademarks and other proprietary information including text, images, software, photos, video, graphics, music and sound, and the entire contents of the Company Sites are copyrighted as a collective work under the Canadian Intellectual Property Laws. The Company is the owner of the copyright in all sections of the Company Site. The Company owns a copyright in the selection, coordination, arrangement and enhancement of such content, as well as in the content original to it. Each third party content provider owns the copyright in content original to it.

Users may not modify, publish, transmit, display, participate in the transfer or sale, create derivative works, or in any way commercially exploit the content of the Company Sites or any portion of it. Except as otherwise expressly permitted under copyright law, users may not copy, redistribute, publish, display or commercially exploit any material from the Company Sites without the express permission of the Company and the copyright owner. In the event of any permitted copying, redistribution or publication of material from the Company Site, no changes in or deletion of author attribution, trademark or copyright notice shall be made. Users do not acquire any ownership rights by downloading copyrighted material.

Privacy and Security

The Company will make every effort within reason to keep the private information of users secure. Information is stored in secure databases with encryption technology to protect the personal information of users during transmission to prevent tampering and this information and will never be given to, sold or in any way communicated to third parties or affiliates. When possible, email addresses are not stored. The Company will collect personal information given by users on a voluntary basis online, including, but not limited to, name, mailing address, telephone number and email address. Users under the age of 18 are advised to request a parent's permission before contacting us.

Temporary session cookies track the pages visited by users on the Company Site. Temporary cookies are only used on the Company Site and eliminated when users exit their browser. Another type of cookie is used to give The Company information about the Company Site. This cookie does not obtain or extract any personal information about users or provide The Company with any contact information from the user's computer. It is only used to recognize if the user is a new or returning visitor to the Company Site to identify the pages and items of the greatest interest, so as provide more material and site improvements accordingly.

Monitoring

The Company shall have the right, but not the obligation, to monitor the content of the Company Site and user generated content including, but not limited to, comment sections, forums and message boards to determine compliance with any operating rules including, but not limited to the Terms of Use policies established by the Company and updated from time to time. The Company shall have the right in its sole discretion to edit, refuse to post or remove any user-generated material submitted to or posted on the Company Site.

Without limiting the foregoing, The Company shall have the right, but not the obligation, to remove any material that The Company, in its sole discretion, finds to be in violation of the provisions hereof or otherwise objectionable. Notwithstanding this right of The Company, users shall remain solely responsible for the content of their messages. Neither the Company nor any of its affiliates shall assume or have any liability for any action or inaction by The Company with respect to any conduct by users.

Products and Services

The Company does not endorse, warrant or guarantee any products or services offered outside the Company Site and will not be a party to or in any way monitor any such transaction between users and third-party providers of products or services. As with the purchase of a product or service through any environment, users should employ their best judgment and exercise caution where appropriate.

Third-party products and services available on or outside of the Company Site are made without warranties of any kind, either express or implied, including, but not limited to, warranties, title, implied warranties, merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose, other than those warranties which are implied by and incapable of exclusion, restriction, or modification under the laws applicable to this agreement. The Company does not guarantee or warrant the timeliness, accuracy or completeness of any delivery on any such product or service or recommend one product or service over another from any of its linked third-party content providers.

Disclaimer of Warranty

The Company's liability to users, if any, shall in no event exceed the total amount paid to the company. Any use of the Company Site is at the sole risk of the user. Neither the company, its affiliates nor any of their respective employees, agents or third party content providers of licensors warrant that the Company Site is or will be uninterrupted or error free, nor do they make any warranty as to the results that may be obtained from use of the company or as to the accuracy, reliability or content of any information, service or products provided throughout the Company Site.

The Company Site is provided on an "as is", "as available" basis, without warranty of any kind, either express or implied, including, but not limited to, warranty of title, implied warranty of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose other than those warranties which are implied by and incapable of exclusion, restriction or modification under the laws applicable to this agreement.

The disclaimers of liability contained on this webpage apply to any damages or injury caused by any failure of performance, including, but not limited to, error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation, delay in transmission, communication line failure, theft, destruction, unauthorized access to, alteration of or use of record, whether for breach of contract, tortuous behaviour, negligence, or under any other cause of action by The Company or other users. The company is not liable for the defamatory, offensive or illegal conduct of other users or third parties and the risk of injury from the foregoing rests entirely with the user.

Limitation of Liability

The Company's liability to users, if any, shall in no event exceed the total amount paid to the company. In no event will the company nor any person or entity involved in creating, producing or distributing the company sites be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special or consequential damages arising out of the use of or inability to use the company sites or out of breach of any warranty.

The Company neither endorses nor is responsible for the accuracy or reliability of any opinion, advice or statement on the company sites, nor for any offensive, defamatory or obscene posting made on the community areas by anyone other than those authorized by the company employee spokespersons while acting in their official capacities. Under no circumstances will the company be liable for any loss or damage caused by the user's reliance on information obtained through either the content on the Company Site and/or any postings on the site by other users. It is the responsibility of users to evaluate the accuracy, completeness or usefulness of any information, opinion, advice or other content available through the Company Site and/or user generated content. Users are advised to seek the advice of professionals, as appropriate, regarding the evaluation of any specific information, opinion, advice other content, including but not limited to financial, health or lifestyle information, opinion, advice or other content.

Indemnification

Users indemnify and hold harmless The Company, its affiliates and their respective directors, officers, employees and agents from and against all claims and expenses, including attorneys' fees, arising out of the use by you of the Company Sites and/or user-generated content.  Contact us with any questions or concerns about our Terms of Use.  Your questions and concerns can be addressed by contacting:

One Fish at a Time Conservation Inc.

2024 Old Mill Rd.
Kitchener, Ontario
N2P 1E2
1 (519) 896 6506

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In the future, One Fish at a Time may add additional features, such as scholarship applications, downloadable interactive learning aids, material for teachers and educational software