THESE RULES AND REGULATIONS CONSTITUTE THE TERMS OF SERVICE AND ARE A LEGAL AND BINDING AGREEMENT BETWEEN YOU AND THE TORONTO CHAPTER OF THE SOCIETY FOR CONSERVATION BIOLOGY (hereafter “SCB-TO”) governing your use of www.scbtorontophotos.com (the "Service"), which includes but is not limited the Nature & Wildlife Photography Contest (the “Contest). “SCB-TO” includes its parent organization, affiliates, contractors, volunteers, agents, assigns and executors.
Liability: SCB-TO does not assume any responsibility for lost, incomplete, late or misdirected entries or for any failure of the Contest website during the Contest Period, or for any technical malfunction or other problems with, any telephone network or lines, computer on-line systems, servers, access providers, computer equipment or software or for any technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any website, or any combination of the foregoing, and will not be liable for any resulting injury or damage to any person or property arising from, or relating to, that person's or any other person's participation or attempted participation in the Contest. Your use and browsing of the Service is at your risk, SCB-TO makes no warranty that the site or any of its functions will be uninterrupted or error-free, that defects will be corrected, or that any part of this site, including the servers that make it available, are free of viruses or other harmful components.
Under no circumstances, including, but not limited to, negligence, will SCB-TO, or our parent organization, affiliates, contractors, volunteers, agents, assigns, executors, service providers, and/or licensors be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special or consequential claims, actions, damages or demands that result from the use of, or the inability to use, this site, including its materials, products, or services, or third-party materials, products, or services made available through the Service, even if we are advised beforehand of the possibility of such damages. You specifically acknowledge and agree that SCB-TO is not liable for any defamatory, offensive or illegal conduct of any user.
Indemnification: You agree to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless SCB-TO; its affiliates and partners; and their respective officers, directors, employees, volunteers, agents, assigns, executors, members, licensors, representatives, and third party providers to the Service from and against all losses, expenses, damages, and costs, including attorneys' fees, resulting from any violation of these Terms. SCB-TO reserves the right to assume, at its sole expense, the exclusive defense and control of any matter subject to indemnification by you, in which event you will fully cooperate with SCB-TO.
You must provide and are solely responsible for all hardware and/or software necessary to access the Service. You assume the entire cost of and responsibility for any damage to, and all necessary maintenance, repair or correction of, that hardware and/or software.
Participants acknowledge they have read and understood the rules and regulations. Rules and regulations are subject to change any time without prior notice. Your continued access or use of the Service after such changes indicates your acceptance of the terms as modified. If you are dissatisfied with any aspect of the Service or with these rules and regulations, your sole and exclusive remedy is to discontinue accessing and using the Service.
Participants agree that all issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these rules and regulations, participant’s rights and obligations, or the rights and obligations of the organizer in connection with the Contest, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with the laws of Ontario, Canada.
Last updated: May 22, 2014