Terms of Use

Connect4Commerce aspires to be Canada’s preferred marketplace for business, offering entrepreneurs and small business owners across the country a convenient and comprehensive place to connect, exchange goods and services, and advance their businesses. Connect4Commerce is owned and operated by Luna Media Inc. 100-307 1st Street East Cochrane, Alberta Canada T4C 1Z3.

Luna Media Inc. strives to create quality websites that provide valuable information for our audiences with a commitment to honesty in advertising. We are committed to dealing with fairness and integrity with each interaction with our audiences and customers. In the spirit of our values, we have set out the terms of use for the Connect4Commerce website.

Please read the terms of use provided below, as well as supplementary terms (e.g. our Privacy Policy) contained elsewhere in this Site (“Terms”) carefully before using this Site. Using this Site indicates that you accept these Terms; if you do not accept these Terms, please disconnect immediately and do not use this Site.

Copyrighted Information and Permitted Uses

Proprietary Content:

This Site contains text, images, audio, logos, video, blogs, etc. that is created by Luna Media Inc. (“Proprietary Content”) which is, unless otherwise indicated, is copyrighted ( © ) by Luna Media Inc. In addition, this Site is copyrighted and protected by applicable local laws and worldwide copyright laws and treaties.

You may display, download or print Proprietary Content from the Site for your own internal and non-commercial purposes provided that you maintain all copyright and other proprietary notices contained on such Proprietary Content if and when you download it. You may not, however, use, reuse, display, distribute, modify, perform, or transmit any information, including any Proprietary Content for commercial or public purposes, without the express prior written permission of Luna Media Inc. You must not transfer Proprietary Content to any other person unless you give them notice of, and they agree to accept, the obligations arising under these Terms.

Luna Media Inc. doesn’t grant any express or implied right or license to you under any patents, trademarks, copyrights, trade secret information or other intellectual property rights of Luna Media Inc. or any third parties. Nothing in these Terms of Use shall be construed as conferring by implication, estoppel or otherwise, any such license or right.

User Generated Content:

When you post content or advertising (User Content) to our Site, you are granting us a non-exclusive, worldwide, perpetual, irrevocable, royalty-free, sub-licensable right to exercise the copyright, publicity, and database rights to that content. If you believe that your rights have been violated, please notify customer service at Connect4Commerce.

You are responsible for any User Content that you post to this Site. You should always post User Content that is, to the best of your knowledge, truthful and accurate. Do not post User Content to this Site that you don’t have the right to publish including proprietary corporate information, or that which infringes the rights of third parties. This includes, but is not limited to, User Content that infringes on intellectual property rights such as copyright and trademark. If you post a review of a vendor or seller on this Site please be factual, truthful, and fair.

Do not post User Content that is misleading, abusive, or defamatory on this Site.

Non-permitted uses:

In addition to the permitted uses, there are specific non-permitted uses of the website. These include but are not limited to:

  1. Distribution of spam, chain letters, or pyramid schemes;
  2. Distribution of viruses or any other technologies that may harm Connect4Commerce or its users;
  3. Imposing an unreasonable load on our infrastructure or interfere with the proper working of the website;
  4. Use any robot, spider, scraper or other automated means to access Connect4Commerce and collect content for any purpose without Luna Media Inc.’s express written permission.

We reserve the right to remove User Content and/or ban a user from the website where we have grounds for suspecting the violation of the permitted uses or the rights of Luna Media Inc. or any other party.

Disclaimers and Limitations of Liability

Disclaimer:

The Site is not intended to be relied upon for legal, accounting, financial, tax or other professional advice. You are urged to seek independent professional advice and you are responsible for completing your own due diligence related to any information or transaction on this Site.

Proprietary Content in this Site is believed to be reliable when posted. However, Luna Media Inc. does not guarantee the quality, accuracy, completeness or timeliness of the information provided. The information may contain technical inaccuracies or typographical errors and the information may be changed or updated without notice.

User Content and content provided by third parties are on an “as is” basis. Luna Media Inc. does not warrant the accuracy or truthfulness of the information provided by users of this Site. It is your responsibility to perform the appropriate due diligence to verify information provided by users or third parties on this website or in subsequent interactions. If you believe that information or advertising is misleading, false, or defamatory on the Site you are encouraged to contact Customer Service. Whether or not we decide to take any of these steps, remove User Content or ban a user off the Site or not, we do not accept any liability for monitoring the Site for inaccurate, misleading, defamatory, unauthorized or unlawful content or use of the Site by users.

Your use of our Site is at your own risk. Luna Media Inc. assumes no responsibility for the accuracy of the information contained on the Site. All information published on this Site is provided “AS IS” WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT.

Indemnity:

You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless Luna Media Inc. its subsidiaries and affiliates, and their officers, directors, employees, agents, licensors, suppliers and any third-party information or service providers from and against all losses, expenses, damages and costs, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, from any claim made by any third party, together with any amounts payable to the third party whether in settlement or as may otherwise be awarded, and reasonable legal costs incurred by any of the Indemnified Parties, arising from or relating to your use of the Site, any alleged violation by you of the applicable terms, and any alleged violation by you of any applicable law or regulation. We reserve the right, at our own expense, to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter subject to indemnification by you, but doing so will not excuse your indemnity obligations.

Limitation of Liability:

It is up to you to take precautions to ensure that whatever information, including the information you may access or download is free of viruses, worms, trojan horses and other items of a destructive nature.
TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, IN NO EVENT WILL LUNA MEDIA INC. OR ANY OF ITS SUBSIDIARIES BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANY OTHER PARTY FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, EXEMPLARY, INCIDENTAL, PUNITIVE, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR OTHER DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF THE USE OF, INABILITY TO USE, OR RELIANCE ON, THE SITE, THE INFORMATION AVAILABLE ON THE SITE OR ANY LINKED WEBSITE, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY LOST PROFITS, BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, LOSS OF INFORMATION, PROGRAMS OR OTHER DATA ON YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEM, COSTS OF REPLACEMENT GOODS OR SERVICES, THIRD PARTY CLAIMS, PERSONAL INJURY, PROPERTY DAMAGE OR OTHER PECUNIARY LOSS, EVEN IF LUNA MEDIA INC. IS EXPRESSLY ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.

Third Party Sites:

For your information, the Site may provide links or pointers to websites that are operated by third parties. Luna Media Inc. makes no representations whatsoever about any other website that may be accessed through, or as a result of, this Site.

If you decide to access any such third party website, you do so entirely at our own risk. Please ensure that you take all appropriate protective measures to safeguard your system against viruses or other destructive elements before you do so.

Revisions and Updates:

Information published on this Site is subject to change without notice. The Site may be improved and/or have changes in the products, services and/or the programs described in this Site at any time without notice. You are bound by any such revisions and should therefore periodically visit this page to review the updated and revised Terms.

Information Collected and User Accounts

Internet/Web Technologies – Cookies, Web Beacons, Digital Certificates, etc.:

Cookies are lines of text that are transmitted to your Web browser. Cookies provide a way for a server to recall a previous request or previous registration and your secured access. Your browser stores the information on your hard drive and on a return visit provides the same seamless personalized experience. This Site uses cookies. Cookies may be placed, and anonymous user traffic data collected, by Luna Media Inc. or a third party who provides services to us. You can set your browser to notify you before you receive a cookie, giving you the chance to decide whether to accept it. You can also set your browser to turn off cookies. If you do, however, some areas of the Site may not function properly.

IP Addresses:

This Site collects IP addresses for system administration and internal tracking and analysis. When you visit this Site, the servers log the IP addresses only.

User Accounts:

In order to access and use some or a portion of the Services, you may be required to register with us and set up an account with your email address and a password (your “Account”). The email address you provide will be your email address, and you are solely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your password. You are solely responsible for all activities that occur under your Account. Therefore, you should protect your password and make your password difficult for others to guess and we advise you to use a password you have not used elsewhere. If you suspect that your Account has been compromised then you should reset your password and notify Customer Service.

Personal Information:

By using Services, you agree to the collection, transfer, storage and use of your personal information by Luna Media Inc. on servers located in Canada. For more information on the collection and handling of personal information please review our privacy policy.

Fees and Services

Using Connect4Commerce for information purposes is generally free. If you wish to advertise on the Site or access certain premium services, we may charge fees. If the service you use charges a fee, you will be able to review and accept that charge. The fees that we charge for any advertising or service may change from time to time. In addition, we may choose to charge different fees for promotional events, new clients, or new services. If a fee change will affect you, we will either post it on our website or contact you directly.

Our fees are non-refundable, and you are responsible for paying them when they are due. If you fail to pay, we may limit your ability to use the Services. If your payment method fails or your account is past due, we may collect fees owed using other collection mechanisms.

GST, HST, and PST sales taxes associated with our Services will be collected when applicable. You agree to provide accurate address information necessary for Luna Media Inc. to comply with its obligations under applicable law. For your records, Luna Media Inc.’s GST number is 729 187 336 001RT.

You are solely responsible to collect and remit any applicable taxes resulting from the sale of anything listed for sale, items for sale, or services listed on Connect4Commerce.

General Terms

These terms and the other policies posted on the Site constitute the entire agreement between us and you, superseding any prior agreements. This agreement is governed by the laws of the Province of Alberta and the federal laws of Canada applicable therein. We both submit to the jurisdiction of the courts of the Province of Alberta. This will not affect your statutory rights if you are a consumer and applicable consumer law requires application of another law for certain topics. If we don’t enforce any particular provision, we are not waiving our right to do so later. If a court strikes down any of these terms, the remaining terms will survive. We may automatically assign this agreement in our sole discretion in accordance with the notice provision below (our assignment to an affiliate will not require notice). Except for notices relating to illegal or infringing content, your notices to us must be sent by registered mail to: Legal Department, Luna Media Inc. 100-307 1st Street East Cochrane Alberta Canada.

Severability:

The invalidity or unenforceability of any provision of these Terms shall not affect the validity or enforceability of any other provision hereof and any such invalid provision shall be deemed to be severable and these Terms will be construed as if such invalid or unenforceable provision or part thereof had not been contained therein.

Headings:

The headings in these Terms are inserted for convenience only and do not constitute a part of these Terms nor are they to be referred to in its interpretation.

Questions Regarding These Terms:

For further details or questions, please email us at Customer Service

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