You may not interfere with the security of, or otherwise abuse this Website, the Services or any system resources, services or networks connected to or accessible through this Site or the Services. You may only use this Website and the Services for lawful purposes.
1. INFORMATION PURPOSES ONLY
The contents of the Website and the Forums (as defined below), if any, are for informational purposes only.
By using this Website you are explicitly stating that you have verified in your own jurisdiction that your use of this Website and the Services is allowed.
You acknowledge and agree that access to and use of this Website and the Services is provided via the internet and that your information, including the personal information that you provide us, may be transferred across national borders and stored or processed in countries other than Canada.
4. MONITORING, EDITING AND DISCLOSURE OF COMMUNICATIONS
SPC has the right, but not the obligation, to monitor any activity and Content associated with comments or forums. For greater certainty, SPC may: (i) investigate any suspected or reported violation of its policies or complaints; (ii) issuing warnings; (iii) suspend or terminate service; and/or (iv) remove, screen or edit any Content.
5. SPC’S RIGHTS TO MATERIALS PROVIDED BY USERS
SPC is pleased to receive your comments regarding our Website. However, any or all material and information provided by you to us through our Website may be included in a database owned by SPC and/or its affiliates in which we have rights and interest, including, but not limited to, a compilation copyright. We maintain the right to use any information or materials you provide to us or that we obtain through your use of the sites to the fullest extent permitted by law.
You grant to SPC a perpetual, worldwide, irrevocable, unrestricted, non-exclusive, royalty-free license to use (including use for promotional and advertising purposes), copy, license, sublicense, adapt, distribute, display, publicly perform, reproduce, transmit, modify, edit and otherwise exploit any Content, or other information or materials that you provide to us through the Website, including any ideas or original materials contained in such communications, in all media now known or hereafter developed (the “User Materials”), and you waive: (i) all moral rights in the User Materials; (ii) all rights to any claim against SPC for any alleged or actual infringements of any proprietary rights, rights of privacy and publicity, moral rights, and rights of attribution in connection with the User Materials; and (iii) agree and understand that SPC is under no obligation to use any material or ideas contained in the User Materials in any way whatsoever.
You acknowledge that transmissions to and from our site are not confidential and that your communications may be read or intercepted by others. SPC shall not be responsible for the payment of any amounts to any party in connection with SPC’s use of communications submitted by you to our sites. You agree with respect to any information provided by you to us through this Website or via e-mail that:
- SPC has no obligation concerning such information, but will endeavor to assist and give support in response to questions concerning faith in Jesus Christ and related spiritual inquiries, as may be applicable;
- SPC may use, disclose, distribute or copy the information and may use any ideas, concepts or know-how contained in the information for any purpose; and
- the information is truthful and disclosure of the information does not violate the legal rights of others.
7. INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY
The Materials may only be used and copied for your own, non-commercial, personal or educational purposes, provided that the Materials are not modified and that copyright and other intellectual property notices are not deleted. Unless specifically authorized to do so by SPC in writing, you may not: (a) modify the Materials or use them for any public display, performance, sale, rental, or for any commercial purpose; (b) copy, reproduce, distribute, download or record the Materials for any commercial use; (c) remove any copyright or other proprietary notices from the Materials; (d) transfer the Materials to another person; (e) copy, publish or post any of the Materials on a computer network or any type of media; or (f) create derivative works from or otherwise exploit the Materials in any way. Unless you have entered into a separate agreement with SPC, any other use of these Materials without SPC’s written permission is prohibited.
You may not use the SPC logo, or any other graphic or trademark at any time for any purposes or to link to SPC, unless authorized by SPC.
8. INTERNET SOFTWARE OR COMPUTER VIRUSES
Due to technical difficulties with the Internet, Internet software or transmission problems could produce inaccurate or incomplete copies of information contained on this Website. Computer viruses or other destructive programs may also be inadvertently downloaded from this Website.
SPC shall not be responsible or liable for any software, computer viruses or other destructive, harmful or disruptive files or programs that may infect or otherwise impact your use of your computer equipment or other property on account of your access to, use of, or browsing on this Website or your downloading of any of the Materials from this Website. SPC recommends that you install appropriate anti-virus or other protective software.
9. WEBSITE, SERVICES AND MATERIALS PROVIDED “AS IS”
THIS WEBSITE, THE SERVICES AND THE MATERIALS ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” WITHOUT REPRESENTATION, WARRANTY OR CONDITION OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE IMPLIED REPRESENTATIONS, WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY, QUALITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. SPC DOES NOT REPRESENT OR WARRANT THAT THIS WEBSITE OR THE MATERIALS WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS OR THAT THEIR USE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE.
10. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT YOU ARE USING THE WEBSITE, THE SERVICES, AND THE MATERIALS AT YOUR OWN RISK. YOU ASSUME ALL RESPONSIBILITY AND RISK FOR USE OF THIS WEBSITE, THE SERVICES, AND THE MATERIALS INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION ANY OF THE INFORMATION CONTAINED THEREIN.
UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL ANY OF THE SPC PARTIES BE RESPONSIBLE FOR YOUR USE OR RELIANCE OF ANY CONTENT ACCESSED OR OTHERWISE OBTAINED THROUGH THIS WEBSITE (INCLUDING THE FORUMS).
SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW FOR THE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
12. TERMINATION OF THE LICENSE TO USE THIS SITE
13. CURRENCY OF WEBSITE
SPC updates the information on this Website periodically. However, SPC cannot guarantee or accept any responsibility or liability for the accuracy, currency or completeness of the information on this Website. SPC may revise, supplement or delete information, services and/or the resources contained in this Website and reserves the right to make such changes without prior notification to past, current or prospective visitors.
This Website may provide links to third party websites for your convenience only. The inclusion of these links does not imply that SPC monitors or endorses these websites. SPC does not accept any responsibility for such websites and shall not be liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss, caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with the use of or the reliance upon any information, content, goods or services available on or through any third party websites or linked resources.
SPC is not responsible for hypertext links from any and all third-party websites to the Website, and forbids anyone from establishing such a link without SPC’s prior written authorization.
15. APPLICABLE LAW
This Website is controlled, operated and administered by SPC from within the Province of Alberta, Canada. This Website can be accessed from all provinces and territories of Canada, as well as from other countries around the world. As each of these jurisdictions has laws that may differ from those of the Province of Alberta, by accessing this Website, you acknowledge and agree that all matters relating to access to or use of this Website shall be governed by the laws of the Province of Alberta and the federal laws of Canada applicable therein (without reference to conflicts of laws principles).
You also agree that any claims or disputes whatsoever arising hereunder shall be submitted to the exclusive and venue of the courts of the Province of Alberta and acknowledge that you do so voluntarily. Except where prohibited by applicable law, you agree to waive any right you may have to commence or participate in any class action against SPC relating to any such claim or dispute and you also agree to opt out of any class proceedings against SPC. Notwithstanding the foregoing, either party may apply to any court of competent jurisdiction to obtain injunctive or other emergency or similar relief.
SPC makes no representation that access to this Website or that the information contained therein is appropriate or legal in all jurisdictions. In any case, your access to the website is entirely at your own initiative and you are responsible for ensuring that all laws are complied with.