Welcome to JoeTourist InfoSystems. We are pleased that you are making use of our Internet-based hosted communities.
Please take a few minutes to carefully read our terms and conditions for use. Your use of the computer systems hosted by JoeTourist InfoSystems is subject to these terms and conditions. It is important that you understand them before requesting service from us.
By using JoeTourist InfoSystems computer systems, you are confirming that:
- You are at least 18 years old, or if you are underage, you have the permission of your parents to use JoeTourist Systems;
- You will adhere to the terms and conditions of use of this system, as set out below;
- If you have registered with us, the information you have provided to us with your registration is accurate and truthful.
If you wish to apply for website hosting or email services using our systems, please send us an email.
Terms and Conditions of Use
Use of the JoeTourist InfoSystems Computer Systems
The JoeTourist InfoSystems constitutes a service which allows for the free exchange of information on specific areas of interest. In using JoeTourist InfoSystems, you agree to abide by all applicable local, national and international laws and regulations, and you accept full and sole responsibility for the operation of any JoeTourist InfoSystems account opened or operated by you or under your name. This includes all emails sent from your account as well as any activities that take place within a mailing list, newsletter or website which has been created using your JoeTourist InfoSystems account.
In particular, you will not create, develop or make available any of the following content (whether in the form of text, code, still photographs, images, sound, graphic or video files), place such content in your account files, or promote or inform anyone about such content:
- Pornographic or similar content;
- Content which infringes on personal rights, including without limitation intellectual property rights;
- Content which is or may be reasonably construed as defamatory or which fosters prejudice toward any group or individual or which may bring JoeTourist InfoSystems or any of its associated companies into disrepute;
- Content which may infringe or incite the infringement of civil or criminal laws;
- Any other illegal materials;
- Damaging computer programs, such as viruses, worms, trojans, etc.;
- Hyperlinks to websites which at any time contain any of the content listed above.
The JoeTourist InfoSystems system is for your personal or commercial use. You may not modify, copy, distribute, transmit, display, perform, reproduce, publish, license, create derivative works from, transfer, or sell any information, software, products or services obtained from the JoeTourist InfoSystems system.
You will not use JoeTourist InfoSystems for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these terms and conditions and notices. You may not use JoeTourist InfoSystems in any manner which could damage, disable, overburden or impair such system or interfere with any other party’s use and enjoyment of JoeTourist InfoSystems. You may not attempt to gain unauthorized access to JoeTourist InfoSystems or any accounts, computer systems or networks connected to JoeTourist InfoSystems, through hacking, password mining or any other means. You may not obtain or attempt to obtain any materials or information through any means not intentionally made available through the JoeTourist InfoSystems system.
JoeTourist InfoSystems does not claim ownership of the materials which you provide to JoeTourist InfoSystems or upload to JoeTourist InfoSystems for transmission to members or otherwise (each a “Submission”). However, by uploading any Submission you are granting JoeTourist InfoSystems and its associated companies [and sub-licensees] permission to use your Submission in connection with the operation of the JoeTourist InfoSystems system including, without limitation, the rights to copy, distribute, transmit, publicly display, publicly perform, reproduce, edit, translate and reformat your Submission, and to publish your name or account details in connection with your Submission. No compensation will be paid with respect to the use of your Submission, as provided herein. JoeTourist InfoSystems is under no obligation to post or use any Submission you may provide and JoeTourist InfoSystems may remove any Submission at any time in its sole discretion. By uploading your Submission, you represent and warrant that you own or otherwise control all of the rights to your Submission as described in this paragraph, including without limitation, all the required rights for you to upload such Submission.
You acknowledge that you have no copyright or other rights in any content published or stored on JoeTourist InfoSystems other than such Submissions as you have uploaded to JoeTourist InfoSystems. JoeTourist InfoSystems reserves all copyright and other rights in respect of all content associated with the JoeTourist InfoSystems service other than Submissions uploaded by you in compliance with these terms and conditions.
JoeTourist InfoSystems reserves all such rights as it may require to save and use, for statistical purposes, any information or other data which is passed to or sent through JoeTourist InfoSystems.
You understand and accept that JoeTourist InfoSystems logos and text, including sponsorship advertising, can be placed on any part of the JoeTourist InfoSystems site, including eMails, websites, and your account files. JoeTourist InfoSystems reserves the right to place advertising on any eMail, or Newsletter sent through the JoeTourist InfoSystems or websites hosted by JoeTourist InfoSystems.
A registered JoeTourist InfoSystems user accepts that from time to time they may be contacted by email with news or offers generated by JoeTourist InfoSystems.
JoeTourist InfoSystems is not responsible for the content of any newsletters, eMails, discussion forums or websites sent through, held or run on the JoeTourist InfoSystems system, and does not necessarily endorse any such content. You irrevocably acknowledge that the views and opinions expressed in any content submitted to the JoeTourist InfoSystems system do not necessarily reflect the views and opinions of JoeTourist InfoSystems, its management, staff or owners. You irrevocably agree to hold JoeTourist InfoSystems harmless against any claims by third parties arising from content submitted by you or from your use of the JoeTourist InfoSystems system.
JoeTourist InfoSystems contains links to other internet websites, resources and members connected to the service. These links are provided to you only as a convenience. You irrevocably acknowledge and agree that JoeTourist InfoSystems is not responsible for the content or availability of these external resources, and the inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by JoeTourist InfoSystems of any such external resource or association with its operators. Any complaints about these sites should be directed to the webmaster or owner of said site.
Any dealings with third parties (including advertisers) included within the JoeTourist InfoSystems system or participation in promotions, including the delivery of and the payment for goods and services, and any other terms, conditions, warranties or representations associated with such dealings or promotions, are solely between you and the advertiser or other third party. JoeTourist InfoSystems shall not be responsible or liable for any part of any such dealings or promotions.
JoeTourist InfoSystems reserves the right at its sole discretion to review any content sent or submitted to JoeTourist InfoSystems for the purpose of sending through the JoeTourist InfoSystems system. If, upon such review, JoeTourist InfoSystems considers in its sole discretion that you have violated these terms and conditions, it may, without liability, suspend or terminate your access to the JoeTourist InfoSystems system, and may suspend or delete your account and all or any associated content. Further, JoeTourist InfoSystems reserves the right, without liability, to delete any lists or accounts which in its sole opinion have become inactive, and to suspend or terminate any account which sends Junk-Mail, Spam or any other form of unrequested (commercial) mass eMails. JoeTourist InfoSystems shall have no obligation to notify you or to provide reasons for such deletion, suspension or termination. If in the opinion of JoeTourist InfoSystems, you are responsible for the violation of any applicable law, JoeTourist InfoSystems reserves the right to hand over any relevant content to the competent government or other authorities.
Cancellation of service
You may terminate your JoeTourist InfoSystems account by sending a letter to Joseph Carr or an e-mail to JoeCarr@JoeTourist.net requesting cancellation of your JoeTourist InfoSystems service. Two weeks notice is required for cancellation of any service for which JoeTourist InfoSystems requires payment.
Notwithstanding the other terms and conditions contained herein, JoeTourist InfoSystems reserves the right without liability and at its sole discretion to suspend or terminate the account of any user (including your account) without notice and to delete all associated content. JoeTourist InfoSystems shall have no obligation to notify you or to provide reasons for such suspension, termination or deletion, and also has no obligation to refund any payments for service you might have previously paid.
Use of the JoeTourist InfoSystems system is entirely at the user’s risk. While JoeTourist InfoSystems strives to provide continuous service and availability of the JoeTourist InfoSystems system, you irrevocably acknowledge that the services provided by JoeTourist InfoSystems may not be operational or accessible at all times, and that in registering with and using JoeTourist InfoSystems, you do not expect or rely on continuous or error-free operation or availability of the JoeTourist InfoSystems system. You further irrevocably acknowledge that e-mails sent through JoeTourist InfoSystems may not always reach their intended recipient.
JoeTourist InfoSystems reserves the right without liability to temporarily or permanently change aspects of the site, or discontinue aspects of the JoeTourist InfoSystems system altogether.
Liability and Indemnity
JoeTourist InfoSystems makes no representation and provides no warranty (whether implicit or explicit) to you in connection with the JoeTourist InfoSystems system. To the fullest extent permitted by law, JoeTourist InfoSystems shall have no liability for any direct, indirect, punitive, incidental, special, consequential damages or any damages whatsoever (including but not limited to loss of profits or loss of data or other economic loss) arising out of or in any way connected with the use of the JoeTourist InfoSystems system or with any failure or delay in operation of such system or in complying with any express or implied obligation found to be owed by JoeTourist InfoSystems to you. You irrevocably agree that, to the fullest extent permitted by law, the liability of JoeTourist InfoSystems to you (other than liability for personal injury) in respect of any and all claims by you against JoeTourist InfoSystems shall not at any time exceed CDN$100 (one hundred Canadian dollars). You expressly waive all claims against JoeTourist InfoSystems in excess of this sum.
You irrevocably agree that if you are dissatisfied with any portion of the JoeTourist InfoSystems system, or with any of these terms and conditions of use, your sole and exclusive remedy is to discontinue using the JoeTourist InfoSystems system.
You agree to protect, defend and, if required, indemnify and hold harmless JoeTourist InfoSystems and its associated companies, suppliers, factors and collection companies, and their respective officers and employees from time to time, from all and any financial loss, liability, demands, damages or costs (including legal costs) resulting from your use of the service or any breach of these terms and conditions. JoeTourist InfoSystems reserves the right without liability to take such action as may in its sole opinion be necessary in order to protect itself from the consequences of your actions without releasing you from your liability.
Changes to the Terms and Conditions
JoeTourist InfoSystems reserves the right without liability to change these terms and conditions (including without limitation the charges associated with the use of the JoeTourist InfoSystems system) at any time and will inform you of such changes by e-Mail, including details of how any objections to such changes may be lodged. Such changes will become binding on you unless you object to such changes in the prescribed manner within one month of receiving the e-mail notification of such changes.
If any provision of these terms and conditions is found by a court or other competent authority to be invalid and/or unenforceable, such provision shall be replaced with a valid and/or enforceable provision which most closely reflects the intent of the original provision.
No waiver or delay by JoeTourist InfoSystems in enforcing any part of these terms and conditions will prejudice or restrict its rights, nor will any waiver of its rights operate as a waiver of any subsequent breach.
These terms and conditions, together with the your registration information, constitute the entire agreement between you and JoeTourist InfoSystems relating to your use of the JoeTourist InfoSystems system.
Applicable Laws and Courts
These terms and conditions will be governed by and construed in accordance with Canadian law and subject to the operation of the following paragraph, you irrevocably submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of Canada. You undertake to make a bona fide attempt to settle any dispute with JoeTourist InfoSystems before resorting to court action.
I HAVE READ AND UNDERSTOOD THE PRECEDING TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE AND ACCEPT THAT ONCE I AM REGISTERED WITH JOETOURIST INFOSYSTEMS, I AM OBLIGED TO COMPLY WITH THEM AT ALL TIMES.