TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE
These terms and conditions of use constitute a legal agreement between you and Les Éditions Québec Amérique inc. (“QA”; “we”; “our”). We invite you to read this agreement (the “Agreement”) in its entirety before navigating our The Visual’s website (the “Site”; “Website”). By using this Site, you agree to the terms and conditions described below.
OWNERSHIP OF THE SITE
This website is owned and operated by QA. All of the content included, featured or displayed on this website, such as, but not limited to, the illustrations, images, graphics, photographs, text, moving images and sound (“Content”), is owned by QA.
Trade, copyright, moral rights and other laws relating to intellectual property rights, protects all elements of the Website, including, but not limited to, the general and original design and the Content. Except as explicitly permitted under this or another agreement with QA, no portion or element of this Website or its Content may be copied or retransmitted via any means, and this Site, its Content and all related rights shall remain the exclusive property of QA unless otherwise expressly agreed in writing by QA. You shall indemnify QA International against any losses, expenses, costs or damages incurred as a result of your breach of the terms and conditions of this Agreement or your unauthorized use of the Content and related rights.
You shall not reproduce, distribute, transmit or otherwise exploit for commercial purposes the Content, the design or layout of this Website, individual elements of the Website design, QA logos or other logos appearing on this Website, without the prior express written permission of QA.
You shall not transmit, present and give access to the Website and its Content to students and for academic purposes, unless the teacher, school, libraries, academic institution or any other person purchases a specific license to that effect.
If you want to post, publish or use part of the Content on your blog or elsewhere in the social media, and provided that your blog or personal website page is accessible free of charge and exploited for non-commercial purposes only, please contact us at email@example.com.
Reproduction and downloading of content elements is authorized for non-commercial school use, provided that all mentions of copyright and trademark protection and ownership by QA are not removed or altered.
This website and its Content are provided “as is” and QA excludes to the fullest extent permitted by applicable law any warranty, expressed or implied, including, without limitation, any implied warranties of merchantability, satisfactory quality, fitness for a particular purpose, or compatibility with any computer or other electronic device.
QA uses reasonable efforts to ensure the accuracy of the Content on this website, however, we make no representations or warranties as to the accuracy, correctness or reliability of the Content. Further, QA makes no representations or warranties that the functional aspects of this Website will be uninterrupted or error-free, or that this Website or the server that makes it available are free of viruses or other harmful components. You acknowledge that your use of this Website is at your own risk.
Except as specifically stated in these Terms and Conditions or elsewhere on this Website, or as otherwise required by applicable law, neither QA nor its directors, employees, licensors, partners, affiliates or other representatives will be liable for damages of any kind (including, without limitation, lost profits, direct, indirect, compensatory, consequential, exemplary, special, incidental or punitive damages) arising out of your use of, your inability to use or the performance of this Website or the Content, whether or not you have been advised of the possibility of such damages.
The present Terms and Conditions will be governed and interpreted exclusively by the laws in force in the Province of Quebec, Canada, without regard to its conflict of law provisions. The parties submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Courts having authority in the Province of Quebec, Canada. If any part of these Terms and Conditions is found void and unenforceable, it will not affect the validity of the balance of the Terms and Conditions, which shall remain valid and enforceable according to its terms.
We reserve the right to change these Terms and Conditions, prices, information and available contractual license terms featured on this website without notice.
If you are unsure of your rights regarding these terms and conditions of use, contact us for more information.
LINKS TO THIRD-PARTY WEB SITES
Links to third-party websites that are not under the control of QA may be displayed on this Site. QA shall not be responsible for the content on any linked Web site. If you access a third-party website from the The Visual, then you do so at your own risk. QA provides these links only as a convenience and the inclusion of the links does not imply that QA endorses or accepts any responsibility for the content on those third-party websites.
The QA Content may not be used for any commercial purposes, and shall not be distributed, sublicensed or made available for use or distribution separately or individually and no rights may be granted to the QA Content.
This Agreement is effective each time you use the Website.
If you are unsure of your rights under this Agreement, or wish to use the QA Content in a manner not permitted by this Agreement, please contact us for more information at firstname.lastname@example.org.
QA makes no warranty, either expressed or implied, of merchantability, fitness for any particular use or compatibility with any computer or other kind of equipment. Neither QA nor any of its trustees, agents, employees, representatives or associates shall be liable to you or any other person or entity for any general, special, direct, indirect, consequential, incidental or other damages arising out of this Agreement or otherwise, including any lost profits or lost savings, even if a QA representative has been advised of the possibility of such damages, or for any claim by any third party.
The Agreement will be governed and interpreted exclusively by the laws in force in the Province of Quebec, Canada, without regard to its conflict of law provisions. The parties submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Courts having authority in the Province of Quebec, Canada. If any part of these terms and conditions herein is found void and unenforceable, it will not affect the validity of the balance of the Agreement, which shall remain valid and enforceable according to its terms.
We reserve the right to change these Terms and Conditions, prices, information and available contractual license terms featured on this Web site without notice.
All rights to the Content are owned by QA and are protected by Canadian copyright laws, international treaty provisions and other applicable laws. QA International retains ownership of the Content and any subsequent copies on any media or any form, as well as all rights not expressly granted by this Agreement. A credit reading “© Les Éditions Québec Amérique, 2020. All rights reserved.” should appear adjacent to the QA Content or on an obvious credits page or screen.
You may not transfer or license the rights or obligations of this Agreement in any manner other than herein provided, or after prior written approval by QA.
No verbal or written representation by QA or its authorized representative will constitute a warranty or increase the current warranty in any way whatsoever.
The license contained in this Agreement will terminate automatically without notice from QA if you fail to comply with any terms or conditions of this Agreement. Upon termination, you must immediately stop using the Content.
Use of the Content must be in compliance with all applicable laws, including, but not limited to, laws and regulations relating to moral rights (pornographic, defamatory, libelous or otherwise unlawful use of QA Content is prohibited).
If you are unsure of your rights under these Terms and Conditions, please contact us for more information at email@example.com.