Theseterms and conditions (the "Terms") govern your use of The BC Network (the"Network"). If you do not agree with these Terms, do not use this Network.

General Use Restrictions
All information,documents, products, software, and services (the "Materials") providedon this Network were provided by or to The BC Network by their respectivemanufacturers, authors, developers and vendors (the "Third Party Providers")and are the copyrighted work of The BC Network and/or the Third Party Providers.

Except as statedherein, none of the Materials may be copied, reproduced, distributed, republished,downloaded, displayed, posted or transmitted in any form or by any means,including, but not limited to, electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording,or otherwise, without the prior express written permission of The BC Networkor the Third Party Provider. No part of the Network, including logos, graphics,sounds or images, may reproduced or retransmitted in any way, or by anymeans, without the prior express written permission of The BC Network.You also may not, without The BC Network's prior express written permission,"mirror" any Material contained on this Network on any other server.

Nothing on this Networkshall be construed as conferring any license under any of The BC Network'sor any Third Party Provider's intellectual property rights, whether byestoppel, implication, or otherwise. You acknowledge sole responsibilityfor obtaining any such licenses.

Permission is grantedto display, copy, distribute and download The BC Network's Materials onthis Network provided that: (1) both the copyright notice identified belowand this permission notice appear in the Materials, (2) the use of suchMaterials is solely for personal, non-commercial and informational useand will not be copied or posted on any network computer or broadcast inany media, and (3) no modifications of any of the Materials are made. Thispermission terminates automatically without notice if you breach any ofthese terms or conditions. Upon termination, you will immediately destroyany downloaded and printed Materials.
Any unauthorizeduse of any Materials contained on this Network may violate copyright laws,trademark laws, the laws of privacy and publicity, and communications regulationsand statutes.

Third Party ContentDisclaimer
Materials providedby Third Party Providers have not been independently authenticated in wholeor in part by The BC Network. The BC Network does not provide, sell, license,or lease any of the Materials other than those specifically identifiedas being provided by The BC Network.

Links to Third PartySites
This Network maybe linked to other websites which are not under the control of and arenot maintained by The BC Network. The BC Network is not responsible forthe content of those sites. The BC Network is providing these links toyou only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link to such sitesdoes not imply endorsement by The BC Network of those sites.

Software Use Restrictions
Any software thatis made available to download from the Network (the "Software") is thecopyrighted work of The BC Network and/or Third Party Providers. Use ofthe Software is governed by the terms of the end user license agreement,if any, which accompanies or is included with the Software (the "LicenseAgreement"). An end user will be unable to install any Software that isaccompanied by or includes a License Agreement, unless the end user firstagrees to the terms of the License Agreement. Except as set forth in theapplicable License Agreement, any further copying, reproduction or redistributionof the Software is expressly prohibited.

Installation assistance,product support and maintenance, if any, of the Software is available fromThe BC Network and/or the Third Party Providers, as the case may be.

SOFTWARE IS WARRANTED,IF AT ALL, IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE TERMS OF THE LICENSE AGREEMENT. EXCEPTAS SET FORTH IN THE LICENSE AGREEMENT, ALL EXPRESS OR IMPLIED CONDITIONS,REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES, INCLUDING ANY IMPLIED WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY,FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT, ARE DISCLAIMED,EXCEPT TO THE EXTENT THAT SUCH DISCLAIMERS ARE HELD TO BE LEGALLY INVALID.
 
Submissions
Unless otherwiseexplicitly stated, herein, or in The BC Network's Privacy Policy, any Materialsprovided by you in connection with this Network shall be deemed to be providedon a non-proprietary and non-confidential basis. The BC Network shall haveno obligation of any kind with respect to such Materials and shall be freeto use or disseminate such Materials on an unrestricted basis for any purpose.You acknowledge that you are responsible for the Materials that you submit,and you, not The BC Network, have full responsibility for the Materials,including their legality, reliability, appropriateness, originality andcopyright.
 
Disclaimer of Warranty
UNLESS OTHERWISEEXPLICITY STATED, THE MATERIALS ON THE Network ARE PROVIDED "AS IS", AREEXPERIMENTAL, AND ARE FOR COMMERCIAL USE ONLY, AND ALL EXPRESS OR IMPLIEDCONDITIONS, REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES, INCLUDING ANY IMPLIED WARRANTYOF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT,ARE DISCLAIMED, EXCEPT TO THE EXTENT THAT SUCH DISCLAIMERS ARE HELD TOBE LEGALLY INVALID. THE BC NETWORK  MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS, WARRANTIES,GUARANTIES AS TO THE QUALITY, SUITABILITY, TRUTH, ACCURACY OR COMPLETENESSOF ANY OF THE MATERIALS CONTAINED ON THE  NETWORK. ANY QUESTIONS REGARDINGTHE MATERIALS SHOULD BE DIRECTED TO THE PROVIDERS OF SUCH MATERIALS.
 
Limitation of Liability
THE BC NETWORK SHALLNOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES SUFFERED AS A RESULT OF USING, MODIFYING,CONTRIBUTING, COPYING, DISTRIBUTING, OR DOWNLOADING THE MATERIALS. IN NOEVENT SHALL THE BC NETWORK BE LIABLE FOR ANY INDIRECT, PUNITIVE, SPECIAL,INCIDENTAL, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGE (INCLUDING LOSS OF BUSINESS, REVENUE,PROFITS, USE, DATA OR OTHER ECONOMIC ADVANTAGE) HOWEVER IT ARISES, WHETHERFOR BREACH OR IN TORT, EVEN IF THE BC NETWORK HAS BEEN PREVIOUSLY ADVISEDOF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGE.
YOU HAVE SOLE RESPONSIBILITYFOR ADEQUATE PROTECTION AND BACKUP OF DATA AND/OR EQUIPMENT USED IN CONNECTIONWITH THE NETWORK AND WILL NOT MAKE A CLAIM AGAINST THE BC NETWORK FOR LOSTDATA, RE-RUN TIME, INACCURATE OUTPUT, WORK DELAYS OR LOST PROFITS RESULTINGFROM THE USE OF THE MATERIALS.
YOU AGREE TO HOLDTHE BC NETWORK HARMLESS FROM, AND YOU COVENANT NOT TO SUE THE BC NETWORKFOR, ANY CLAIMS BASED ON USING THE NETWORK.

Local Laws; ExportControl
The BC Network controlsand operates this network from its headquarters in Canada and makes norepresentation that these Materials are appropriate or available for usein other locations. If you use this network from other locations, you areresponsible for compliance with applicable local laws including but notlimited to the export and import regulations of other countries.
 
Unless otherwiseexplicitly stated, all marketing or promotional materials found on thisnetwork are solely directed to individuals, companies or other entitieslocated in Canada, the United States, the United Kingdom and Australiaand the EEC.
 
You acknowledgeand agree that Materials are subject to the Canadian Export Laws and Regulations.Diversion of such Materials contrary to Canadian law is prohibited. Youagree that none of the Materials, nor any direct product therefrom, isbeing or will be acquired for, shipped, transferred, or reexported, directlyor indirectly, to proscribed or embargoed countries or their nationals,nor be used for nuclear activities, chemical biological weapons, or missileprojects unless authorized by the Canadian Government.

Government Rights

Use of the Materialsby the Canadian and other Governments constitutes acknowledgment of TheBC Network's and/or the Third Party Provider's proprietary rights in them.

General
This network couldinclude inaccuracies or typographical errors. The BC Network and the ThirdParty Providers may make improvements and/or changes in the products, services,programs, and prices described in this network at any time without notice.Changes are periodically made to the network.
Any action relatedto these Terms will be governed by British Columbia law and controllingCanadian federal law. No choice of law rules of any jurisdiction will apply.
These Terms representthe entire understanding relating to the use of the network and prevailover any prior or contemporaneous, conflicting or additional, communications.The BC Network can revise these Terms at any time without notice by updatingthis posting.

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