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Terms of Use

PLEASE READ THESE TERMS OF USE CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THE SITE. By using the Site, you signify your consent to these terms and conditions of use ("Terms of Use") and the Privacy Policy ("Privacy Policy"). If you do not agree to these Terms of Use and/or the Privacy Policy, please do not use the Site. This website (the "Site") is developed and maintained by Watch More TV Interactive Inc. ("WMTV"). All materials on the Site are co-owned by WMTV and W Network Inc. ("W Network"). This Site is for information purposes only and the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy relate specifically to this Site only and do not apply to websites operated by other Corus Entertainment companies, each of which has its own terms of use and privacy policies. Please read the respective sites' terms and policies when accessing those sites. We reserve the right to change or discontinue any feature of the Site, including but not limited to the Terms of Use, at any time, by posting revisions onto the Site. You agree to be deemed apprised and bound by any changes to these Terms of Use and/or Privacy Policy and your continued use of the Site indicates your agreement to the revised terms. You also agree to review this information from time to time as may be required to keep informed of any revisions to the Terms of Use and/or Privacy Policy.

LAWFUL USE
You agree to use the Site or its contents for lawful purposes and only as expressly permitted in this Terms of Use and for no other purpose. Except where otherwise noted, you may download, print or view individual pages for non-commercial use only, provided you do not delete or change any of the information, including copyright or trade-mark notices. Except as otherwise permitted herein and as we may expressly authorize, you agree not to sell, license, rent, modify, distribute, copy, reproduce, transmit, publicly display, publicly perform, publish, adapt, edit or create derivative works from the content or materials on the Site or otherwise in any way exploit any of the content of the Site, in whole or in part or violate or infringe in any way upon the rights of others, or do or cause to be done anything which is unlawful, threatening, abusive, defamatory, invasive of privacy or publicity rights, vulgar, obscene, profane or otherwise objectionable, or that which encourages conduct that would constitute a criminal offence, gives rise to civil liability or otherwise violate any law, or which, without W Network’s express prior approval, contains advertising or any solicitation with respect to products or services. Any conduct by you that in our discretion restricts or inhibits any other user from using or enjoying W Network will not be permitted. W Network reserves the right, in our sole discretion, to terminate your access to all or part of the Site, with or without notice and for any reason whatsoever, subject to applicable laws.

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY AND RESTRICTIONS ON USE OF MATERIALS
The Site contains materials which are protected, nationally and internationally, by copyright and trade-mark laws. No material (including without limitation the text, images, audio and/or video) from the Site or any website owned, operated, licensed or controlled by W Network and/or by our affiliates and no software (including without limitation any images or files incorporated in or generated by the software or data accompanying such software) (individually and collectively the "Materials") may be copied, reproduced, republished, uploaded, downloaded, posted, transmitted, or distributed in any way or decompiled, reverse engineered or disassembled, except that you may download one copy of only such Material which is expressly so designated, and in such event, only on any single computer for your personal, non-commercial home use only, provided you keep intact any and all copyright and other proprietary notices. Modification of the Materials or use of the Materials for any other purpose is a violation of ours and/or third parties' copyright, trade-mark and/or other proprietary rights. The use of any such Materials on any other website or networked computer environment is prohibited without our express written consent. If you download software from the Site, the software, including any files and/or images incorporated in or generated by the software, and data accompanying the software (collectively, the "Software") are licensed to you by us. We do not transfer title to the Software to you. You own the medium on which the Software is recorded, but we retain full and complete title to the Software, and all intellectual property rights therein. You may not re-sell, decompile, reverse engineer, disassemble or otherwise reduce the Software to a human-perceivable form. To notify W Network of a copyright, trade-mark or other proprietary infringement, please contact us at membership@wnetwork.ca.

LINKS TO THIRD PARTY SITES AND SERVICES
The Site may contain links to and from sites operated by third parties. W Network makes no representations whatsoever about any third party content that you may access from the Site or about any website from which you may access the Site and/or which may be linked to this Site. We provide third party content and links only as a courtesy to our users, and such links/content do not imply our endorsement of any linked site/content. The linked site/content is not under our influence or control, and we are not responsible for any third party content or the contents of any linked site or subsequent links from that site. Our Privacy Policy is only applicable when you are on this Site.

We are distributor of content supplied by third parties. Any opinions, advice, statements, services, offers or other information or content expressed or made available by third parties are solely those of the respective owners, authors and/or distributors and not of us. Without limiting any of the foregoing limitation or disclaimers, neither we nor any third party provider of information guarantees the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any content provided on or through the Site.

Please review the streaming provider's, and the linked site's, use agreements and privacy policies, and if you do not agree to be bound by the terms, we recommend that you terminate your use of that service or your visit to the site.

SUBMISSIONS
We are pleased to hear from our loyal fans and welcome your comments regarding our products, including our online services. Our long-standing company policy, however does not allow us to accept or consider unsolicited creative ideas, suggestions or materials. We hope you will understand that it is the intent of this policy to avoid the possibility of future misunderstandings when projects developed by our professional staff might seem to others to be similar to their own creative work. Accordingly, we ask that you do not send us and we will not accept, consider or review any original creative materials such as songs, stories or character ideas, screenplays, or original artwork. While we do value your feedback on our services and products, we request that you be specific in your comments on those services and products, and not submit any creative ideas, suggestions or materials.

If, despite our request that you not send us any creative materials, you send us creative suggestions, ideas, notes, drawings, songs, concepts or other information or if you transmit to the Site by electronic mail or otherwise, communications including any data, questions, comments, suggestions, or the like (collectively, the "Information"), then by such action you have waived any and all proprietary rights which you may have in such materials. None of the Information shall be subject to any obligation of confidentiality on our part and we shall not be liable for any use or disclosure of any Information. Without limitation of the foregoing, we shall exclusively own all now known or hereafter existing rights to the Information of every kind and nature throughout the universe, shall be entitled to unrestricted use of the Information for any purpose whatsoever, commercial or otherwise, and we shall not owe any compensation to the person submitting the Information or any third party. This section does not apply to Interactive Content, as defined below.

INTERACTIVE CONTENT

In order to make the Site more interactive we occasionally ask users to submit videos, photographs, text (“Interactive Content”) for placement on the Site and/or to share such Interactive Content with other users. If you submit Interactive Content to us on the Site, you hereby grant us a limited, non-exclusive, sub-licensable, worldwide, fully-paid, royalty free license to use, modify, publicly perform, publicly display, reproduce, and distribute the Interactive Content you submit. This license includes the right to edit, host, index, cache, distribute, and tag such Interactive Content, as well as the right to sublicense the Interactive Content to third parties, including other users, for use on other platforms including but not limited to broadband, wireless, on demand, mobile phones, in video and music software computer programs. You represent and warrant that you own any such Interactive Content you submit, display, publish or post on the Site, and otherwise have the right to grant the license set forth herein. You further represent and warrant that the displaying, publishing or posting of your Interactive Content, and our use thereof, does not and will not violate the privacy rights, publicity rights, copyrights, trade-mark rights, contract rights or any other intellectual property rights or other rights of any person or entity.

NO PERSONAL ADVICE
The information contained in or made available through the Site (including but not limited to information contained on message boards, in text files, or in chats) cannot replace or substitute for the services of trained professionals in any field, including, but not limited to, financial, real estate, medical, or legal matters. You should not act upon any of the information offered or provided within or through the Site without seeking professional advice. In particular, you should regularly consult a doctor in all matters relating to physical or mental health, particularly concerning any symptoms that may require diagnosis or medical attention. Neither W Network nor any of its affiliated companies nor any of its or their respective licensors or suppliers make representations or warranties (express or implied) concerning: (i) the information offered or provided within or through the Site; (ii) any treatment, action, or application of medication or preparation by any person following the information offered or provided within or through the Site. Neither we nor our partners, sponsors and the respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, successors and assigns, and the respective directors, officers, employees, agents, shareholders of each of the foregoing entities will be liable for any direct, indirect, consequential, special, exemplary or other damages that may result from your reliance on any of the information offered or provided within or through the Site, including but not limited to economic loss, injury, illness or death.

PARENTAL PERMISSION
Some of the information available on the Site concerns the topic of sex or other adult themes and may not be appropriate for children. The Site is not directed to children under the age of majority in their province or territory of residence and W Network will not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under eighteen (18) years of age. W NETWORK STRONGLY RECOMMENDS THAT PARENTS PARTICIPATE IN THEIR CHILDREN'S EXPLORATION OF THE INTERNET AND ANY ONLINE SERVICES AND USE THEIR BROWSER'S PARENTAL CONTROLS TO LIMIT THE AREAS OF THE INTERNET TO WHICH THEIR CHILDREN HAVE ACCESS. W Network may, at its discretion, require users under the age of majority to obtain the consent of a parent or guardian to view certain content and W Network may limit access to certain content to users above a specified age. You agree to comply with any such restrictions, and not to help anyone avoid these restrictions.

MEMBER CONDUCT
The Site has many features available for members to enjoy such as bulletin boards, interactive forums, contest, surveys, games and the ability for members to create their own personal profile in where they can publish information such as their interests, photos, recipes etc.

We do not control the messages, information or files delivered to the Site, unless otherwise noted therein, and we have no obligation to monitor the Site. Use of the Site is entirely at your own risk. However, we reserve the right at all times to disclose any information arising out of or relating to transmissions through the Site including without limitation as necessary to satisfy any law, regulation or governmental request, and further reserve the right to edit, refuse to post or to remove any information or materials, in whole or in part, that in our sole discretion are objectionable or in violation of these Terms of Use. You should assume that communications on the Site’s public forums are not confidential.

You understand that all materials, including without limitation, information, data, text, photographs, graphics, video, and email messages or other kinds of messages ("Member Content"), whether publicly posted or privately transmitted, are the sole responsibility of member from whom such Member Content originated. You are entirely responsible for all Member Content that you upload, publish, post, email, transmit, or otherwise make available on the Site.

You acknowledge that W Network does not pre-screen Member Content, but that W Network and its designees have the right, but not the obligation, in their sole discretion to refuse to publish and/or remove any content and or Member Content from the Site.

Without limitation, by using the Site you agree not to:

  • Publish, upload, post, email, or otherwise make available any content, as determined by W Network, that is harmful, threatening, abusive, stalking, harassing, torturous, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, pornographic, libelous, invasive of another person’s safety, hateful, racially, ethnically or otherwise objectionable or unlawful. including without limitation any transmission constituting or encouraging conduct that would constitute a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability or otherwise violate any local, provincial, national or foreign law;
  • Post or transmit any information, software or other material which violates or infringes upon the rights of others, including material which is an invasion of privacy or publicity rights or which are protected by copyright, trade-mark or other proprietary right or derivative works with respect thereto, without first obtaining permission from the owner or right holder;
  • Collect or store any data about other users or third parties without their express written consent;
  • Publish, upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available any illegal solicitation, unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, promotional materials, junk mail or spam; or
  • Post or transmit any information, software or other material which contains a virus or other harmful component.

You agree to indemnify and hold W Network, its parent, related and affiliated companies, its representatives, contractors and suppliers and each of their respective directors, officers, employees, agents, and licensors harmless from any claim or demand, including reasonable legal fees, made by any third party due to or arising out of Member Content you publish, post, transmit or make available through the Site, your use of the Site, your violation of these Terms of Use, or your violation of any rights of another third party.

If you are aware of any materials, including but not limited to, Member Content, posted on the W Network Site in violation of these terms of use, please contact us at membership@wnetwork.ca. Please provide as much detail as possible, including a copy of the underlying material, the location where W Network may find it, the reason(s) such postings should be removed and a statement, signed under penalty of perjury, certifying the accuracy of the information you provide to us.

JURISDICTIONAL ISSUES

Unless otherwise specified, the materials in the Site are presented solely for the promotion of programs, films and other products available in Canada, its provinces, territories, possessions and protectorates. We control and operate the Site from our offices within the Province of Ontario, Canada. We make no representation that materials in the Site are appropriate or available for use in other locations. Those who choose to access the Site from other locations do so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with local laws, if and to the extent local laws are applicable. Software from the Site is further subject to Canadian export controls.

TERMINATION

This agreement is effective until terminated by either party. You may terminate this agreement at any time by destroying all materials obtained from any and all of our websites and all related documentation and all copies and installations thereof, whether made under the terms of this agreement or otherwise. This agreement will terminate immediately without notice from us if, in our sole discretion, you fail to comply with any term or provision of this agreement. Upon termination, you must destroy all materials obtained from the Site and any and all of our other websites and all copies thereof, whether made under the terms of this agreement or otherwise.

DISCLAIMER

Your use and browsing of the Site is at your risk. If you are dissatisfied with any of the Materials contained in the Site, or with any of these Terms of Use, your sole and exclusive remedy is to discontinue accessing and using the Site. We do not warrant that the functions contained in the Material will be uninterrupted or error-free, and/or that defects will be corrected. We do not warrant or make any representations of any kind or nature with respect to the Materials, including but not limited to, their correctness, accuracy, reliability, or otherwise. You (and not us) assume the entire cost of all necessary servicing, repair or correction. You are responsible for compliance with local laws, if and to the extent local laws are applicable.

YOU EXPRESSLY AGREE THAT ALL MATERIALS, INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS AND SERVICES INCLUDED IN OR AVAILABLE THROUGH THE SITE (THE "CONTENT") ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" FOR YOUR USE AND THAT YOU USE THIS SITE AND ANY CONTENT YOU CHOOSE TO DOWNLOAD AT YOUR SOLE RISK. W NETWORK DOES NOT IN ANY WAY WARRANT, EITHER EXPRESSLY OR BY IMPLICATION, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, WARRANTIES OF TITLE, NON-INFRINGEMENT OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR OTHERWISE, OTHER THAN THOSE WARRANTIES WHICH ARE INCAPABLE OF EXCLUSION, RESTRICTION OR MODIFICATION UNDER APPLICABLE LAW. W NETWORK, INCLUDING EMPLOYEES, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, SHAREHOLDERS, AGENTS, CONSULTANTS, CONTRACTORS OR LICENSORS, MAKES NO WARRANTY THAT THE CONTENT OF THE SITE OR ANY SERVICE OR MERCHANDISE PROVIDED THROUGH IT, IS ACCURATE, RELIABLE OR CORRECT; THAT THE SITE OR ANY LINKED SITE, WILL BE AVAILABLE AT ANY PARTICULAR TIME OR LOCATION; THAT ANY DEFECTS OR ERRORS WILL BE CORRECTED; THAT THE CONTENT IS FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS; OR THAT YOU WILL ACHIEVE SUCCESSFUL RESULTS FROM FOLLOWING ANY INSTRUCTIONS, DIRECTIONS OR RECOMMENDATIONS ON THE SITE. You specifically acknowledge and agree that W Network and/or our affiliates are not liable for any defamatory, offensive or illegal conduct of any user. Certain of the disclaimers/limitation herein may be superseded by applicable local law.

LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL W NETWORK, INCLUDING ITS EMPLOYEES, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, SHAREHOLDERS, AGENTS, CONSULTANTS, CONTRACTORS OR LICENSORS, BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES IN LAW OR IN EQUITY, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION DIRECT, INDIRECT, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES THAT RESULT FROM THE USE OF, OR INABILITY TO USE, THE SITE OR FROM INFORMATION PROVIDED ON THE SITE OR FROM ANY FAILURE OF PERFORMANCE, ERROR, OMISSION, INTERRUPTION, DELETION, DEFECT, DELAY IN OPERATION OR TRANSMISSION, COMPUTER VIRUS, COMMUNICATION LINE FAILURE, THEFT OR DESTRUCTION OR UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO, ALTERATION OF, OR USE OF RECORD, AND THE RISK OF ANY INJURY FROM THE FOREGOING RESTS ENTIRELY WITH YOU. THIS LIMITATION APPLIES WHETHER THE ALLEGED LIABILITY IS BASED ON CONTRACT, TORT, NEGLIGENCE, STRICT LIABILITY OR ANY OTHER BASIS INCLUDING ANY DEFAMATORY, OFFENSIVE OR ILLEGAL CONDUCT OF OTHER USERS OR THIRD PARTIES, EVEN IF WE HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGE BECAUSE SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES. OUR LIABILITY IN SUCH JURISDICTIONS SHALL BE LIMITED TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.

SECURITY PRECAUTIONS
The services and information provided are protected using industry standard security precautions. It is up to you to fully understand the risks and threats of using the public Internet, and to be sufficiently aware of those risks to adequately protect your confidential information. W Network provides information regarding security and privacy in our Privacy Policy. This document is provided as a guideline only, and it is up to the user to remain current and exercise care when using the Internet.

MISCELLANEOUS

This agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the Province of Ontario and the federal laws of Canada applicable therein, without regard to its conflict of laws rules. You expressly agree, without giving effect to any principles of conflicts of law. These Terms of Use or your use of the Site shall be filed only in the courts of the Province of Ontario and/or the federal Court of Canada, as applicable, and you further agree to submit to such courts for the purpose of litigating any such claim or action.

INTEGRATION AND SEVERABILITY
This Terms of Use and our Privacy Policy constitute the entire agreement between W Network and you with respect to the Site and supersedes all prior or contemporaneous communications and proposals between us with respect to the Site. If any provision of the Terms of Use and/or Privacy Policy is determined to be invalid or unenforceable, all other provisions shall remain in full force and effect. The section headings used herein are for convenience only and shall not be given any legal import.

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