Terms of Use

Updated:  June 28th, 2019

Your Acceptance of these Terms

These terms and conditions of use as set out below (the “Terms”) exempt Chainvu Inc. (referred to as “CHAINVU”, “we”, “us” or “our”) and others from liability and/or limit our and their liability and contain other important provisions that apply to your use of the Service (as defined below). Please read these Terms carefully before using our Service located at https://www.chainvu.com/ or accepting any services or products made available by CHAINVU in connection thereto (the “Service”). These Terms govern your access to and use of the Service, including the messages, information, data, text, software, images and other materials or elements that make up the Service (the “Content,” which content is part of the Service). 

If you wish to access and use our Service, you must accept and agree to be bound by and comply with these Terms.  If you do not agree to these Terms, then you must not access or use our Service.

You agree that these Terms, and any related information, communications and agreements between you and us, may be made available or occur electronically.

These Terms were last updated on the “Updated” date indicated above.  We reserve the right, at our sole discretion, to modify these Terms at any time.  Such modifications shall become effective immediately upon the posting thereof. You must review these Terms on a regular basis to keep yourself apprised of any changes. You can find the most recent version of these Terms at: https://www.chainvu.com/terms-of-use.

Eligibility to Use the Service

You hereby represent and warrant that, and you will use our Service only if, at the time of use, you: (i) are 18 years of age or older; and (ii) can lawfully enter into and form contracts in accordance with applicable local laws.

If you are using this Service in any capacity, you also acknowledge and agree, at all times when using this Service or engaging in any activity based on any information made available to you on this Service, that: (i) your reliance on such information is at your sole risk; and (ii) you will conduct your activities on, through or in connection with this Service and your relationship with CHAINVU in compliance with all applicable legislation, regulations and professional standards.

Use of Our Service

The Service is only intended for access and use by users located within Canada.  If you access our Service from outside of Canada, you are solely responsible for ensuring compliance with the laws of your specific jurisdiction.

CHAINVU grants you (as a permitted user) a limited, revocable, non-exclusive license to access our Service for your own personal or internal business use, and in compliance with all applicable laws.  Use of our Service beyond the scope of authorized access granted to you by these Terms immediately terminates that license.  

Access and use of our Service may be subject to limitations, delays and other problems inherent in the use of the Internet and electronic communications.  CHAINVU is not responsible for any delays, delivery failures, or other damage resulting from such problems, or from the unavailability of our Service for any reason.

All rights not expressly granted by these Terms are reserved to us, or, if applicable, our licensors.

In the course of accessing our Service, you may not engage in any of the following prohibited activities: 

    1. Copying, distributing or disclosing any part of our Service or framing, mirroring, scraping or data mining of our Service or any of its content in any form and by any means;
    2. Using any automated system, including robots, to access the Service;
    3. Transmitting spam, chain letters or unsolicited emails through the Service;
    4. Attempting to interfere with or compromise system integrity or security, or decipher any transmissions to or from the servers running our Service; or,
    5. Taking any action that imposes an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on site infrastructure, such as a “DDoS” attack.

Notwithstanding anything else contained herein, we reserve the right to refuse to provide access to our Service to anyone at any time for any reason, without any notice or liability.

Our Activities

CHAINVU is a corporation focused on increasing profitability, product security and quality and sustainability. Chainvu gives the entire supply chain actionable product visibility and 100% traceability of products, live, at every step. It establishes accountability and reduces labor.

Trademark and Copyright Information

Content displayed on or through our Service is protected by copyright as a collective work and/or compilation, pursuant to copyrights laws, and international conventions. Any reproduction, modification, creation of derivative works from or redistribution of our Service or the collective work, and/or copying or reproducing our Service or any portion thereof to any other server or location for further reproduction or redistribution is prohibited without the express written consent of CHAINVU.

You further agree not to reproduce, duplicate or copy content from our Service without the express written consent of CHAINVU, and agree to abide by any and all copyright notices displayed on our Service.  For greater certainty, (i) the use of the Content on any other website, including by linking or framing, or the mirroring of the Content on any other server, is prohibited without CHAINVU’s prior written approval.

You may not decompile or disassemble, reverse engineer or otherwise attempt to discover any source code contained in our Service. Without limiting the foregoing, you agree not to reproduce, duplicate, copy, sell, resell or exploit for any commercial purposes, any aspect of our Service.

Although CHAINVU does not claim ownership of content that its users post on our Service, by posting content to any area of our Service that is accessible to all users, you automatically grant, and you represent and warrant that you have the right to grant, to CHAINVU an irrevocable, perpetual, non-exclusive, fully paid, worldwide license to use, copy, perform, display, and distribute said content, and create compilations and derivative works from such content, as part of our Service or otherwise.

Your Privacy

We respect your right to privacy.  All information that we may collect via our Service, including information collected in connection with the Reports, is subject to our privacy statement, which is accessible at: https://www.chainvu.com/privacypolicy

Your Conduct

To the extent that our Service permits you to post, email, or otherwise make available content, you agree not to post, email or otherwise make available content that:

  1. is unlawful;
  2. includes personal or identifying information about another person without that person’s explicit consent;
  3. impersonates any person or entity, including an CHAINVU employee or representative, or falsely states or otherwise misrepresents an affiliation with a person or entity;
  4. 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;
  5. is harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, defamatory, or pornographic;
  6. harasses, degrades, intimidates or is hateful toward an individual or a group of individuals on the basis of religion, gender, sexual orientation, race, ethnicity, age or disability;
  7. constitutes or contains any form of advertising or solicitation, or that includes links to commercial services or websites;
  8. 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;
  9. disrupts the normal use of our Service with an excessive amount of content, or that otherwise negatively affects other users’ ability to use our Service; or
  10. employs misleading email addresses, or forged headers or otherwise manipulated identifiers in order to disguise the origin of content transmitted through our Service.

You will be solely responsible and liable for any and all loss, damage, and additional costs that may be incurred by you, CHAINVU or any other person as a result of your submission of any information on or through our Service.

CHAINVU reserves the right to refuse to post or to remove any content, in whole or in part, that, in our sole discretion, is unacceptable, undesirable or in violation of these Terms.

Links to the Service

We welcome you to link to this Service. However, you agree that if you link to this Service your website shall not (a) alter the visual presentation of this Service; (b) imply that CHAINVU is endorsing you or any other person, or your or such other person’s products or services; (c) imply an affiliation between you or any other person, or your or such other person’s products or services, and CHAINVU without the prior written consent of CHAINVU; (d) misrepresent the relationship of you or any other person with CHAINVU or present false, misleading or otherwise damaging information or impressions about CHAINVU or any of its products or services; or (e) contain materials that may be illegal or interpreted as distasteful, harmful, offensive, or inaccurate.

You acknowledge and agree that in no event will CHAINVU provide any form of remuneration for any links you may make to this Service.

Disclaimer Regarding Third Party Content 

Our Service may offer access to third party websites and content available over the Internet. CHAINVU generally exercises no control over such third party websites and content. You agree that it is your responsibility to review and evaluate any such content, and that any and all risk associated with the use of, or reliance on, such content rests with you.  You are responsible for viewing, accepting and abiding by the Terms and privacy policies posted at these third party websites. Inclusion of a link to third party content does not imply endorsement by CHAINVU of such content. You further agree that CHAINVU shall not be liable, directly or indirectly, in any way for any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of, or in connection with your use of, or reliance on, any third party websites or content.

Disclaimer of Warranties and Liability

OUR SERVICE (INCLUDING ITS CONTENT AND REPORTS) IS PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY OR CONDITION OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR NON-INFRINGEMENT.

CHAINVU does not warrant the accuracy or completeness of the Content or the Reports.  CHAINVU and its affiliates, and their respective directors, officers, employees, subsidiaries, affiliates, successors, assigns, agents and service providers, shall not be liable for any (i) direct damages in excess of CDN$100; or (ii) special, indirect, incidental, or consequential damages, including lost revenues or lost profits, which may result from the use of the Content, the Reports or our Service.  As noted above, CHAINVU may make changes to our Service at any time without notice. However, CHAINVU makes no commitment to update the information contained herein.

Indemnity

You agree to indemnify and hold CHAINVU and its affiliates, and their respective directors, officers, employees, subsidiaries, affiliates, successors, assigns, agents and service providers harmless from any claim or demand, including reasonable legal fees and court costs, made by any third party due to or arising out of content you submit, post or make available through our Service, your use of our Service (including its Content and Reports), your violation of these Terms, your breach of any of the representations and warranties herein, or your violation of any rights of another person.

Unsolicited Submissions

If you submit ideas, drawings, recipes, suggestions, comments, or similar information to CHAINVU, whether through our Service 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 CHAINVU.  You also recognize that your submissions may be used or developed by or on behalf of CHAINVU or its affiliates without any obligation to you.

Independent Relationship

Nothing in these Terms shall be construed as forming a partnership or joint venture between CHAINVU and you.  Neither party to these Terms will have the authority to bind the other by contract or otherwise, or make any representations on behalf of the other.  You acknowledge that CHAINVU is acting independently from you, and that CHAINVU will not be deemed, under any circumstances, to be your employee or agent for any purpose.

General Matters

These Terms constitute the entire agreement between you and CHAINVU regarding your use of our Service, superseding any prior agreements between you and CHAINVU. These Terms and the relationship between you and CHAINVU shall be governed by the laws of the Province of Ontario (and the federal laws of Canada applicable therein) without regard to its conflict of law provisions.  You and CHAINVU agree to submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the courts located in Toronto, Ontario. The failure of CHAINVU to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these Terms shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. If any provision of these Terms is found by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, the parties nevertheless agree that the court should endeavour to give effect to the parties’ intentions as reflected in the provision, and the other provisions of these Terms remain in full force and effect.  In these Terms the word “including” or “includes” or any variation thereof means including, without limitation and shall not be construed to limit any general statement that it follows to the specific or similar items or matters immediately following it. You may not assign any of your rights and obligations under this Agreement; CHAINVU may assign any of its rights or obligations under this Agreement at any time without notice to you. This Agreement will be binding on, inure to the benefit of, and be enforceable against the parties and their respective successors and assigns.