Information Services Inc (“Provider”) reserves the right to change these terms and conditions at any time, and you agree that each visit you make to Provider’s FreeDictionary Web Site (“Provider’s Web Site”) shall be subject to the current terms and conditions as published on our website at http://www.freedictionary.com/resources/terms-of-use
No Endorsement of Third Party Content
Disclaimer and Limitation of Liability
THE MATERIALS AND INFORMATION CONTAINED ON PROVIDER’S WEB SITE ARE PROVIDED “AS IS”, WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION ANY WARRANTY FOR INFORMATION, SERVICES, OR PRODUCTS PROVIDED THROUGH OR IN CONNECTION WITH PROVIDER’S WEB SITE AND ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, EXPECTATION OF PRIVACY OR NON‑INFRINGEMENT. In no event shall Provider or its service providers, affiliates, associates, subsidiaries or partners be liable for any damages, including, without limitation, damages for loss of data or profit, or due to business interruption, arising out of the use of or inability to use the materials contained on Provider’s Web Site, even if Provider has been notified of the possibility of such damage. Some jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion of implied warranties, so the above exclusion may not apply to you. This disclaimer of liability applies to any damages or injury caused by any failure of performance, error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, computer virus, communication line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, alteration of, or use of record, whether for breach of contract, tortious behavior, negligence, or under any other cause of action.
Provider hereby grants you a limited license to view on your computer any content made available on Provider’s Web Site for which a fee is not charged, for non-commercial, personal, or educational purposes only. No other use is permitted.
Without limiting the generality of the foregoing you may not make any commercial use of such content or copy or host such content on your or any other person’s web site or FTP server. Nothing contained in this limited license shall be deemed as conferring any right in any copyright, trade mark, trade name, or other proprietary right of Provider or any other party who owns or has proprietary rights to the content, information and materials provided on Provider’s Web Site.
Preservation of Intellectual Property Rights
All material on this site, including, but not limited to images, illustrations and multimedia materials, is protected by copyrights which are owned and controlled by Provider or by other parties that have licensed their material to Provider. Material from this Web Site or from any other web site owned, operated, licensed or controlled by Provider may not be copied, reproduced, republished, uploaded, posted, transmitted, or distributed in any way. Modification of the materials or use of the materials for any other purpose is a violation of the copyrights and other proprietary rights held by the respective Providers thereof. The use of any such material on any other web site, ftp server, or network environment is prohibited.
Changes and Improvements
Due to the nature of the Internet, it is not possible for Provider to restrict access to its Web Site only to the jurisdiction where Provider is located. Some or all of the product and service advertisements which are provided by third parties on this Web Site may not be eligible for solicitation in your jurisdiction. If you are accessing this Web Site from such a jurisdiction, you should not consider anything on this site as an advertisement or as a solicitation to the public to purchase any product or service from any advertisers that is advertising their good or service on or the Provider’s Web Site. This site is for use only by persons residing in jurisdictions where such products and services may legally advertise.
Unless otherwise specified, the materials contained in Provider’s Web Site are presented solely for information purposes in Canada. This site is controlled and operated by Provider from its offices in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Provider makes no representation that any of the materials contained in Provider’s Web Site are appropriate or available for use in other locations. Those who choose to access this Web Site from other locations do so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with local laws, if and to the extent local laws are applicable.
This agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the Province of Ontario, Canada and the parties hereby irrevocably and exclusively attorn to the jurisdiction of the courts of Ontario Canada, at Toronto.
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