Use of Our Services
Access and use of the Services may be subject to limitations, delays, and other problems inherent in the use of the Internet and electronic communications. Sidewalk is not responsible for any delays, delivery failures, or other damage resulting from such problems, or from the unavailability of the Services for any reason.
Trademark and Copyright Information
Our Services contain content including, but not limited to, all text, audio, images and other materials or elements (collectively the “Content”). The Content displayed on or through our Services is protected by copyright, pursuant to copyrights laws, and international conventions. Any reproduction, modification, creation of derivative works from or redistribution of our Services, and/or copying or reproducing any of our Services or any portion thereof to any other server or location for further reproduction or redistribution is strictly prohibited without the express written consent of Sidewalk.
By providing feedback to Sidewalk or posting or uploading content to our Services, you automatically grant, and you represent and warrant that you have the right to grant, to Sidewalk an irrevocable, perpetual, non-exclusive, fully paid, worldwide license to use any data and content prepared, generated, developed or otherwise obtained by or through your use of the Services (the “Data”) for the limited purpose of delivering and improving the Services. Sidewalk specifically disclaims any warranty as to the validity, reliability, accuracy or legality of any Data.
We respect your right to privacy. All information that we may collect via the Services is subject to our privacy statement, which is accessible at and as amended from time to time: https://sidewalktoronto.ca/privacy.
To the extent that our Services permit you to post, email, or otherwise make available Data or other content, you agree not to post, email or otherwise make available Data or other content that:
- is unlawful;
- includes personal or identifying information about another person without that person’s explicit consent;
- impersonates any person or entity, including, but not limited to, a Sidewalk employee, or falsely states or otherwise misrepresents an affiliation with a person or entity;
- infringes any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright or other proprietary rights of any person, or content that you do not have a right to make available under any law or under contractual or fiduciary relationships;
- is harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, degrading, defamatory, and/or pornographic;
- constitutes or contains any form of advertising or solicitation, or that includes links to commercial services, applications or websites;
- contains software viruses or any other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunications equipment;
- disrupts the normal use of our Services with an excessive amount of content, or that otherwise negatively affects other users’ ability to use our Services; or
- employs misleading email addresses, or forged headers or otherwise manipulated identifiers in order to disguise the origin of content transmitted through our Services.
You will be solely responsible and liable for any and all loss, damage, and additional costs that you, Sidewalk or any other person may incur as a result of your submission of any information on or through the Services.
If you submit ideas, drawings, suggestions, comments, feedback or similar information to Sidewalk, whether through the Services or otherwise, you do so with no expectation of confidentiality and with no expectation that you have any proprietary interest in the content of your submissions.
You agree that the content of your submissions will immediately become the property of Sidewalk. You also recognize that your submissions may be used or developed by or on behalf of Sidewalk or its affiliates without any obligation to you.
The use of Collab does not require Personal Information, as defined by the Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act (PIPEDA). Sidewalk will delete and destroy all Personal Information you voluntarily submit.
Notification and Infringement Claims
If you believe credit for any Content posted in connection Sidewalk’s Services should be attributed to you, please notify our designated agent by written communication using the following email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sidewalk will investigate notices of alleged infringement and takes appropriate actions under applicable law.
Your notice must include: (a) a physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the copyright owner of an exclusive right that is alleged to be infringed; (b) a description of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed; (c) a description of the Content that is claimed to be infringing or to be the subject of infringing activity and that is to be removed or access to which is to be disabled, and information reasonably sufficient to permit us to locate the material; (d) information reasonably sufficient to permit us to contact the copyright owner, such as an address, telephone number, and, if available, an electronic mail address; (e) a statement that, as the copyright owner, you have a good faith belief that use of the Content in the Services in the manner complained of is not authorized by you, your agent, or applicable law; and (f) a statement that the information in the notification is accurate, and that, to the extent applicable under penalty of perjury, the complaining party is authorized to act on behalf of the copyright owner.
If Sidewalk is notified that any Content infringes a copyright, Sidewalk shall conduct a reasonable investigation of the conduct and may remove such Content from the Services or take other steps that Sidewalk deems appropriate or that may be mutually agreed upon between Sidewalk and the copyright owner.
Claimants who make misrepresentations concerning copyright infringement may be liable for damages incurred as a result of the removal or blocking of the material, court costs, and lawyer’s fees.
Disclaimer of Warranties and Liability
SIDEWALK SHALL NOT BE RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DETRIMENTAL RELIANCE YOU MAY PLACE ON THE SERVICES OR THEIR CONTENT (INCLUDING, FOR GREATER CERTAINTY, THE PROTOCOL). THE INFORMATION PROVIDED THROUGH THE SERVICES AND THEIR CONTENTS IS FOR INFORMATION PURPOSES ONLY AND IS NOT INTENDED TO PROVIDE SPECIFIC ADVICE OF ANY KIND. IT SHOULD NOT BE RELIED UPON IN THAT REGARD, AND ANY RELIANCE ON YOUR PART IN THAT RESPECT IS SOLELY YOUR OWN RISK
SIDEWALK MAY MAKE CHANGES TO THE SERVICES, OR TO THE PRODUCTS DESCRIBED THEREIN, AT ANY TIME WITHOUT NOTICE. SIDEWALK MAKES NO COMMITMENT TO MAINTAIN THE SERVICES OR TO UPDATE THE INFORMATION CONTAINED HEREIN.
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