GraphicMaps – Terms of Use

The following Terms of Use refer to websites, applications and services provided by Reunion Technology Inc. These Terms of Use will govern your access and use of the websites and services provided by Reunion Technology Inc., and any all of its brands, entities that it controls, including GraphicMaps.

Please read the following Terms of Use (“Terms”) carefully before using the Website graphicmaps.com (and all extensions) (the “Website” “GraphicMaps”). The Terms of Use covers all of GraphicMaps (“GraphicMaps Sites”) and any or all associated content, including but not limited to, maps, images, videos, emails and RSS feeds.

By using the Website, you agree to be bound by the Terms of Use. If you do not agree to be bound by these Terms of Use, discontinue use of the Website.

1. CONTENT

All of the articles on graphicmaps.com are original works, are protected under applicable copyrights and other proprietary (including but not limited to intellectual property) rights, and are the intellectual property of graphicmaps.com

We make no copyright claim on any statistical data on any page within the web site, nor on any non-original graphics, and pictures not produced by Reunion Technology Inc., unless otherwise noted

Certain statistical data is gathered from numerous public domain reference materials, and every effort is made to be as accurate as possible when disseminating information on any worldwide destination or subject. However, information on the site may contain errors or inaccuracies; the Website does not make any warranty as to the correctness or reliability of the Website’s content. The Website does not provide any warranty or guarantee as to the accuracy of the information. You acknowledge that such information and materials may contain inaccuracies and errors and we expressly exclude liability for any such inaccuracies or errors.

The Website may display link to other websites, services or resources on the Internet. These other resources are not under GraphicMaps’s control, and you acknowledge that GraphicMaps is not responsible or liable for the content, functions, accuracy, legality, appropriateness or any other aspect of such websites, services or resources. You further acknowledge and agree that GraphicMaps shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with the use of or reliance on any such content, goods or services available on or through any such website or resource.

2. POLLS AND QUIZZES

GraphicMaps provides various polls and quizzes for entertainment purposes only. There are no prizes (including cash or otherwise) and no other form of benefit that can be derived from completing each poll or quiz. NO PRIZE CAN OR SHALL BE CLAIMED FROM THE WEBSITE.

3. USE OF CONTENT

GraphicMaps is intended solely for your personal and non-commercial use, and not for the use or benefit of any third party. If you are below the age of consent under applicable law in the jurisdiction in which you reside, your parent or legal guardian must read and accept the Terms of Use in your name and on your behalf.

You shall not (directly or indirectly):

  • (a)copy, reproduce, modify, adapt, make derivate works, or otherwise reuse the content from our website;
  • (b)download the content from our website; or
  • (c)sell, license, broadcast or otherwise redistribute the content from our website or incorporate it into another product.

unless prior authorization is granted in writing by Reunion Technology Inc.

You shall not (directly or indirectly):

  • (a)decipher, decompile, disassemble, reverse engineer or otherwise attempt to derive any source code or underlying ideas or algorithms of any part of our website;
  • (b)take any action that imposes or may impose (as determined by our sole discretion) an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on GraphicMaps’s (or its third-party providers') infrastructure;
  • (c)interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of our website;
  • (d)bypass, circumvent or attempt to bypass or circumvent any restricted access to our website (or other accounts, computer systems or networks connected to our website);
  • (e)run any form of auto-responder or "spam" on our website;
  • (f)use manual or automated software, devices, or other processes to "crawl" or "spider" any page of our website;
  • (g)frame, scrape, data-mine, extract or collect the harvest or scrape any content from our website in any form and by any means; or
  • (h)otherwise take any action in violation of the Terms of Use.

You shall not access or use, or attempt to access or use, our website to take any action that could harm us or a third party. We reserve the right to restrict access to areas of our website, or our whole website, at our sole discretion. We may, at our sole discretion, terminate or suspend your access to all or part of GraphicMaps for any reason, including, without limitation, any fraudulent, abusive or otherwise illegal activity, or a breach of these Terms of Use. We may refer you to appropriate law enforcement agencies.

4. RSS FEEDS

The Website may provide an RSS Feed for GraphicMaps. Should you use the RSS feed in any part whatsoever, we ask that you do not modify it in any way, including removing or modifying advertisements or adding content including advertisements and promotional content. GraphicMaps may terminate its distribution of the RSS feeds or change the content or formatting without notice. It also reserves to the right to require a party from ceasing to use the RSS feed at any time.

5. TERMS

The Content provided by GraphicMaps is on an “as is” basis and GraphicMaps shall not be held liable for your use of the information, the content, feeds, etc. Use of the site is at your discretion. GraphicMaps shall not be responsible for any complaints regarding content or images you choose to display on your site or in print.

Some articles and content are opinion based (or commentary) and should not be considered factual. You agree that GraphicMaps shall not be held liable for such incorrect information or inaccuracies.

Some images on GraphicMaps are not our property nor under our Copyrights. If any Image is offensive or under your Copyright then please email us at legal@graphicmaps.com

6. INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS

As we respect the intellectual property right of parties, GraphicMaps has a policy of removing User Submissions (and others) that violate copyright law, Pursuant to Title 17 of the United States Code, Section 512, GraphicMaps has a policy of receiving written notification of claimed copyright infringement and for processing such claims in accordance with such law. If you believe a user of the Services is infringing your copyright, please provide written notice to our agent listed below for notice of claims of copyright infringement.

David Felicissimo

100 – 7405 Transcanadienne

St.Laurent, Quebec, H4T 1Z2

(t) 514-733-1010

Email: legal@graphicmaps.com

As per applicable law, your written notice must: (a) contain your physical or electronic signature; (b) identify the copyrighted work alleged to have been infringed; (c) identify the allegedly infringing material in a sufficiently precise manner to allow us to locate that material; (d) contain adequate information by which we can contact you (including postal address, telephone number, and e-mail address); (e) contain a statement that you have a good faith belief that use of the copyrighted material is not authorized by the copyright owner, the copyright owner’s agent, or the law; (f) contain a statement that the information in the written notice is accurate; and (g) contain a statement, under penalty of perjury, that you are authorized to act on behalf of the copyright owner.

If as an owner or authorized representative, your trademark is being used somewhere on the GraphicMaps in a way that constitutes trademark infringement, you may notify us at legal@graphicmaps.com. Please provide the accurate identity of the owner, how we may contact you, and the specific nature of the complaint.

7. REUNION TECHNOLOGY INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

GraphicMaps, the site name and the logo constitute trademarks, trade names, service marks or logos (collectively “Marks”) belonging to Reunion Technology Inc. You are not authorized to use any such Marks. Ownership of all such Marks and the goodwill associate herewith remains with GraphicMaps. Nothing contained on the Website shall be construed as granting by implication or otherwise, any license or right to use the Marks without the explicit permission of GraphicMaps.

8. COMMENTS

The Website allows users to comment and/or discuss the content on the website via the Facebook Comments plugin. It is understood that the Website does not have the obligation to review all postings/comments. These comments are not under GraphicMaps’s control, and the Website is not responsible regarding the content of any statement (comment or other) submitted by its users. You acknowledge that GraphicMaps is not responsible or liable for the content, functions, accuracy, legality, appropriateness or any other aspect of such comments. You further acknowledge and agree that GraphicMaps shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with the use of or reliance on any such comments.

9. CHANGES

GraphicMaps reserves the exclusive right to modify these Terms of Use at any time by posting a notice on our Website that the Terms of Use have been "updated" or similar words. GraphicMaps may make non-material changes and clarifications to these Terms of Use without notice. Any continued use of the Website will be deemed conclusive of your acceptance of the modified Terms of Use.

10. PRIVACY AND CONFIDENTIALITY

The Website undertakes not to use or disclose the information provided by its users for any other purpose than providing services. However, GraphicMaps cannot guarantee the confidentiality of the information submitted over the Internet. As such, users must accept the entire responsibility in the event that confidential information is disclosed. Further, GraphicMaps will work with law enforcement in providing information in relation to any investigation or crime.

11. LIMITATION ON LIABILITY

YOU EXPRESSELY AGREE THAT USE OF WORLDATLAS IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK AND DISCRETION. We provide GraphicMaps on an "as is" and "as available" basis. We expressly disclaim all warranties of any kind, whether express or implied, with respect to GraphicMaps.com (including, but not limited to, the implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular use or purpose, and non-infringement). We make no warranty as to the results that may be obtained from the use of GraphicMaps, or as to the accuracy or reliability of any information obtained through GraphicMaps, or that defects in GraphicMaps will be corrected. you understand and agree that any material and/or information downloaded or otherwise obtained through the use of GraphicMaps is done at your own discretion and risk and that you will be solely responsible for any damage arising therefrom. No advice or information, whether oral or written, obtained by you from Reunion Technology or through GraphicMaps shall create any warranty not expressly made herein.

You represent and warrant to us that execution, delivery and performance of any aspect(s) of these Terms of Use will not violate any law, ordinance, charter, by-law or rule applicable to you, or any other agreement by which you are bound or by which any of your or their assets are affected.

Our website may include general content relating to a range of topics, including medical, health, legal, tax, or financial issues. You should not rely on GraphicMaps for individual advice on such issues and should rather inquire from a qualified professional. You alone will bear the sole responsibility for evaluating the merits and/or risks associated with use of GraphicMaps’s content.

THE CONTENT AVAILABLE ON OR THROUGH WORLDATLAS IS IN NO WAY INTENDED TO AND SHALL NOT BE CONSTRUED TO: (A) CONSTITUTE PROFESSIONAL MEDICAL, HEALTH, LEGAL, TAX, OR FINANCIAL ADVICE; (B) RECOMMEND, ENDORSE, OR ADVISE REGARDING ANY FINANCIAL INSTRUMENT OR INVESTMENT STRATEGY; OR (C) DIAGNOSE, CURE, OR TREAT ANY MEDICAL, HEALTH OR OTHER CONDITION. ALWAYS SEEK THE ADVICE OF A QUALIFIED PROFESSIONAL. FOR EXAMPLE, SEEK THE ADVICE OF YOUR PHYSICIAN OR OTHER QUALIFIED HEALTH PROVIDER PRIOR TO STARTING ANY NEW DIET AND ASK YOUR DOCTOR ANY QUESTIONS YOU MAY HAVE REGARDING A MEDICAL CONDITION. IN ADDITION TO ALL OTHER LIMITATIONS AND DISCLAIMERS IN THESE TERMS OF USE, WE AND OUR LICENSORS, VENDORS, AND/OR SERVICE PROVIDERS DISCLAIM ANY LIABILITY OR LOSS IN CONNECTION WITH THE CONTENT OBTAINED ON OR THROUGH WORLDATLAS.

TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, WORLDATLAS WILL NOT BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANY THIRD PARTY FOR ANY INDIRECT, CONSEQUENTIAL, EXEMPLARY, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, LOST PROFIT DAMAGES ARISING FROM YOUR USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE OUR WEBSITE.

YOU ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT ANY DAMAGES YOU INCUR ARISING OUT OF WORLDATLAS'S ACTS OR OMISSIONS OR YOUR USE OF OUR WEBSITE ARE NOT IRREPARABLE AND ARE INSUFFICIENT TO ENTITLE YOU TO AN INJUNCTION OR OTHER EQUITABLE RELIEF RESTRICTING THE AVAILABILITY OF OR ANY PERSON'S ABILITY TO ACCESS ANY PORTION OF WORLDATLAS AND SERVICES PROVIDED BY REUNION TECHNOLOGY INC.

THE LIMITATIONS IN THIS SECTION APPLY WHETHER THE ALLEGED LIABILITY IS BASED ON CONTRACT, TORT, NEGLIGENCE, STRICT LIABILITY, OR ANY OTHER BASIS, EVEN IF REUNION TECHNOLOGY HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF ANY SUCH DAMAGES.

Some jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion of certain warranties or the limitation or exclusion of liability. Accordingly, some of the above limitations and disclaimers may not apply to you. To the extent that we may not, as a matter of applicable law, disclaim any implied warranty or limit its liabilities, the scope and duration of such warranty and the extent of our liability shall be the minimum permitted under such applicable law. In this case, unless otherwise provided by applicable law, in no event shall our liability to you exceed the subscription fees you paid us (if applicable) for a period of three months prior to the date you submit a claim.

12. INDEMNIFICATION

You agree to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless us, our parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, directors, employees, consultants, subcontractors and agents from and against any and all claims, liabilities, damages, losses, costs, expenses, fees (including reasonable attorney fees) that such parties may incur as a result of or arising from your (or anyone using your accounts) violation of these Terms of Use. We reserve the right, at our own expense, to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter otherwise subject to indemnification by you, and in such case, you agree to cooperate with our defense of such claim.

13. MISCELLANEOUS:

The Terms of Use of the Website and all other documents referenced constitute the entire agreement between the Website and you with respect to your use of the Website, and supersede any prior agreements. The Website’s failure to insist upon, or enforce strict performance, of any provision of this agreement shall not be construed as a waiver of any provision or right. If any of these Terms of Use is determined to be void, invalid or otherwise unenforceable by a court of competent jurisdiction, such determination shall not affect the remaining provisions hereof.

14. GOVERNING LAW AND JURISDICTION

The Terms of Use shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws applicable in the jurisdiction in which you reside. All proceedings in connection with the Terms of Use or GraphicMaps shall be exclusively submitted to the Courts of competent jurisdiction of the Province of Quebec, City of Montreal. You are solely responsible for ensuring that your use of the Website is in compliance with all applicable laws.

The parties have required that these Terms of Use and all related documents be drawn up in English. Les parties ont demandé que ces termes ainsi que tous les documents qui s’y rattachent soient rédigés en anglais.

15. HEADINGS

The headings in the Terms of Use are for convenience only and shall not affect their interpretation.

Posting Date: July 2017