TRADEMARKS AND COPYRIGHTS:
This site is owned and operated by HOPETV and contains material which is derived in whole or in part from material supplied by HOPETV, independent producers, and other sources, and is protected by copyright and trademark laws. HOPETV and all other names, titles, logos, and designs identifying the products and brands of HOPETV and/or its affiliates and subsidiaries, including any derivative and related names, titles, logos and designs, are trademarks and the sole property of HOPETV. All other names, titles, logos and designs appearing on this web site are the property of their respective owners.
You may not modify, copy, reproduce, republish, upload, post, transmit or distribute in any way any material from this site including code and software (“Information”). You may download Information from this site for your personal, non-commercial use only, provided you keep intact all copyright and other proprietary notices.
HOPETV has provided links and pointers to Internet sites maintained by third parties and may from time to time provide third party materials on this site. As a service to visitors, we include links to other web sites over which we have no control. HOPETV makes no endorsements, warranties or representations of any kind whatsoever regarding those sites, including the products, software, materials, services, content or accuracy or appropriateness of content on such linked web sites. A visitor’s decision to access any such other web sites shall be entirely at the visitor’s own risk and discretion.
The materials in this site and the third party sites are provided “as is” and without warranties of any kind either express or implied. Neither HOPETV nor its affiliates operate or control in any respect any information, products or services on these third party sites. HOPETV does not warrant that the functions contained in the Information or the third party sites will be error-free or accessible on an uninterrupted basis, that defects will be corrected, or that this site, or the server that makes it available are free of viruses or other harmful components.
HOPETV does not warrant or make any representations regarding the use or the results of the use of the materials in this site or in third party sites in terms of their correctness, accuracy, timeliness, reliability or otherwise. You (and not HOPETV) assume the entire cost of all necessary maintenance, repair or correction.
This service may include Chat rooms and a Discussion Forum which allow feed-back to HOPETV and interaction between users. HOPETV does not control the messages, information or files delivered to chat rooms or Discussion Forums. By posting messages, uploading files, inputting data, or engaging in any other form of communication (a “Communication”) through this service, you are granting HOPETV a free, perpetual, non-exclusive, unrestricted, worldwide licence to use, copy, adapt, transmit, publicly perform or display any such Communication, and sublicence any or all of these rights to third parties. The foregoing grants shall include the right to exploit any proprietary rights you may have in such Communication under copyright, trademark or otherwise in any jurisdiction.
It is a condition of your use of the Chat rooms, Discussion Forums and this Website that you do not:
a) restrict or inhibit any other user from using and enjoying the chat rooms.
b) post on this Website or transmit to this Website any material which may be unlawful, threatening, abusive, libelous, slanderous, defamatory, obscene, vulgar, pornographic, profane or indecent, including any material constituting or encouraging conduct that would constitute a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability or otherwise violate any local, provincial, federal or international law.
c) post on this Website or transmit to this Website any material which violates or infringes in the rights of others, including rights of privacy or publicity or material which is protected by copyright, trademark or other proprietary right, without first obtaining permission from the owner or right holder.
d) post on this Website or transmit to this Website any material which contains a virus or other harmful component.
e) post on this Website or transmit to this Website any material for commercial purposes or which contains advertising.
You understand that HOPETV has no obligation to monitor the Chat rooms or Discussion Forum. However, HOPETV reserves the right at all times to disclose any information as necessary to satisfy any law, regulation or governmental request, or to edit, refuse to post or to remove from the Website any information or materials, in whole or in part, that in HOPETV’s sole discretion are objectionable or in any way violate these terms and conditions.
Your use and browsing of this web site is at your own risk. We do not warrant that the functions contained in this site including polls, discussion rooms, forms, and all Materials will be error-free and uninterrupted, and or that the defects will be corrected. We do not warrant or make any representations regarding the use or the results of the use of materials in this web site in terms of correctness, accuracy, reliability or otherwise.
ON LINE POLLS: On line polls are not “scientific” and we (HOPETV) do not present the results as absolute. HOPETV shall not be held responsible for poll stuffing and or programming manipulation by voters. The poll is intended as a sample of viewer opinion on certain topics. HOPETV does not take a position regarding the poll and or its outcome.
PRIVACY: We collect only the domain name of visitors to our web page to collect information on what pages consumers access or visit. If you communicate with us, by sending us an e-mail, participating in chat rooms, responding to surveys or otherwise, we will recognize and collect your e-mail address in addition to your domain name and any information volunteered by the consumer, such as survey information and/or site registrations.
The information we collect is used for internal review and is used to improve the content of our Web page, used to customize the content and/or layout of our page for each individual consumer and used to notify consumers about updates to our Web site. Following our review and use of this information it is typically discarded however, we do often maintain a list of the e-mail addresses we collect.
If you do not want to receive e-mail from us in the future, please let us know by sending an email to us at [email protected] and telling us that you do not want to receive e-mail from our company.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY: Under no circumstances, including, but not limited to, negligence, shall HOPETV or its affiliates be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special or consequential damages that result from the use of this Website, the inability to use this Website, from HOPETV materials, from the use of any third party site, the inability to access or use any third party site or from the materials on any third party site. You specifically acknowledge and agree that HOPETV is not liable for any defamatory, offensive or illegal conduct of any user. If you are dissatisfied with the HOPETV Website, any HOPETV Information, or with any of these terms and conditions, your sole and exclusive remedy is to discontinue using the HOPETV Website. You understand and expressly agree that use of the HOPETV Website is at your sole risk and discretion. You agree to hold HOPETV and its affiliates and subsidiaries absolutely harmless from, and you covenant not to take any action against HOPETV and any of its affiliates and subsidiaries for, any claims in any connection with this Website.
In no event will HOPETV, its affiliates, subsidiaries, successors and assigns, nor its and their respective directors, officers, employees, agents and representatives be liable to any party for damages of any nature whatsoever arising out of or in connection with the use of this Website, or any other linked web site. This is a comprehensive limitation of liability that you agree is fair and reasonable in the circumstances concerning your use of the Website and applies to all harm, liability, injury, loss, cost, expense or damages of any kind whatsoever, including, without limitation, direct, indirect, incidental, special, compensatory, or consequential damages, regardless of how same arise (whether in tort, negligence, statute, contract, common law, equity or otherwise), and whether for or in connection with, without limitation, loss of programs or other data, loss of income, revenues or profits, loss of anticipated sales, loss of opportunities, business interruption, failure to realize expected savings, damage to property, claims of third parties and otherwise.
TERMINATION: This agreement is effective until terminated by HOPETV, at any time without notice. In the event of termination, you are no longer authorized to access the chat rooms and the restrictions imposed on you with respect to material downloaded from the chat rooms, the disclaimers and limitations of liabilities set forth in this agreement, shall survive.
GOVERNING LAWS: This agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the Province of Ontario without giving effect to any principles of conflicts of law. If any provision of this agreement shall be unlawful, void, or for any reason unenforceable then that provision shall be deemed severable from this agreement and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions.