Last updated September 9, 2019
Scope of Use of our Services
No part of any material, software, information, data and other content on this Website or through the Service may be accessed, used, copied, downloaded, stored, transferred, or distributed for any other purpose without the expressed written consent of Cannabis Standard.
You also agree, with respect to the Website and the Service, not to:
- post, transmit, link to, or otherwise distribute any materials, information or content constituting, advocating or encouraging conduct that would constitute a criminal offense or give rise to civil liability, or otherwise use the Website or the Service in a manner which is contrary to law or would serve to restrict or inhibit any other user from using or enjoying the Website, the Service, or the Internet;
- defame, abuse, stalk, harass, threaten or otherwise violate the legal rights of others, including without limitation, rights relating to privacy and publicity;
- post, transmit, link to, or otherwise distribute any inappropriate, profane, defamatory, infringing, obscene, indecent or unlawful material or information;
- post, transmit, link to, or otherwise distribute any information, materials or content (including for greater certainty, software) which contains a virus, spyware, cancelbot, trojan horse, worm or other harmful or disruptive component; and
- post, transmit, link to, or otherwise distribute any information which relates to your symptoms and use of cannabis which is untrue, misleading, or false.
By using this Website, you represent that you are a Canadian resident and over the age of majority in your province or territory of residence.
Accounts and Passwords
The Service may require registration or subscription. Should you choose to enroll for the Service, and in accordance with Cannabis Standard’s Privacy Statement, you agree to provide accurate and current information about yourself as required by the relevant registration or subscription process as well as whenever you report any information to us through the Service. You agree to be responsible for: (a) maintaining the confidentiality of any passwords or other account identifiers which you choose or are assigned as a result of any registration or subscription on the Website, and (b) all activities that occur under such password or account. Further, you agree to notify Cannabis Standard of any unauthorized use of your password or account. You authorize Cannabis Standard to collect and use all information regarding your use of this Website and all information provided by you in connection with the use of the Website and, as applicable, the Service.
Each of Cannabis Standard and its representatives, service providers and licensors, and each of their respective affiliates (collectively, "Cannabis Standard group") are not responsible for the accuracy, maintenance or use of any information you provide, and the Cannabis Standard group will not be responsible or 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 provision of any information, or failure to provide information, to any member of the cannabis standard group, including as set out more generally below.
Termination of this use license
Cannabis Standard may at any time, for any reason or for no reason, without notice to you, and subject to applicable law, instruct the Service Provider to remove, delete or destroy all data related to your enrollment with the Service, or suspend or terminate your right to access or use the Service.
Submission of Ideas or Suggestions
If you have ideas or suggestions regarding improvements or additions to this Website or the Service, Cannabis Standard would like to hear from you.
You agree that you will only submit ideas, suggestions, concepts, know-how, techniques, or related materials (“Ideas”) that comply with applicable law and that you have the right to submit, and Cannabis Standard and its affiliates shall be free to use such Ideas for any reason whatsoever. You grant (or warrant that the owner of such Ideas expressly grant) to Cannabis Standard and its affiliates a worldwide, perpetual, royalty-free, irrevocable and non-exclusive license and right to (i) use, copy, adapt, transmit, communicate, publicly display, perform, and/or distribute such Ideas; and (ii) create compilations and/or derivative works from such Ideas.
Under no circumstances will any disclosure of any of the ideas to a member of the Cannabis Standard group be subject to any obligation of confidentiality or expectation of compensation. By submitting any of the ideas, you are waiving any and all rights that you may have in the ideas and are representing and warranting that the ideas are wholly original with you, that no one else has any rights in the ideas and that the Cannabis Standard group is free to implement the ideas and to use the ideas if it so desires, as provided or as modified by the Cannabis Standard group, without obtaining permission or license from you or any other party.
Professional Information Disclaimer
The Website may make available certain information related to professional fields such as, without limitation, medicine, medical marijuana, pharmacy, law, public policy, and health economics (“Professional Information”). Professional Information is provided for educational and informational purposes only, and should not be interpreted as medical advice, professional advice, or a recommendation for a specific treatment plan, product, policy, or course of action. Cannabis Standard is not engaged in rendering professional services or advice via this Website and you should not construe the publication or availability of any Professional Information on the Website or through the Service as such or as an endorsement by Cannabis Standard or its affiliates of the views expressed therein, or any warranty or guarantee of any strategy, recommendation, treatment, action, or application of medication made by the author of such Professional Information.
Use of Professional Information does not substitute consultations with a qualified medical, legal, or other relevant professional, and you are strongly encouraged to review and verify the Website content with such qualified professionals including your qualified medical health care professional. In addition, while the Professional Information is frequently updated, this information can change rapidly and, therefore, some Professional Information may be out of date.
If you are having a medical emergency, please dial 911 or contact your qualified medical healthcare professional.
We strongly encourage you to review our Privacy Statement, which contains information about the personal information and personal health information that we may collect from you, how we use the information, and how we disclose the information.
You understand and expressly agree that, to the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, the website and the service are provided to you on an "as is" or "as available" basis and that the Cannabis Standard group does not make any and hereby disclaim all representations, warranties, terms, conditions, and endorsements of any kind, whether expressed or implied, as to any matter hereunder, including but not limited to any implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement, freedom from infections or viruses, or the title, accuracy, completeness, suitability, currency, or reliability of any service or content available through the website, as well as any warranties arising by statute or otherwise in law or from a course of dealing or usage of trade; and (b) to the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, the Cannabis Standard group specifically makes no warranties that the website or its service, including any professional information, obtained from or through the use of the website or its service, will be provided on an uninterrupted, timely, secure or error-free basis, or that the website or its service, or the results derived therefrom, will meet your requirements or expectations.
Your use of the website and the service is at your sole risk. you are responsible for verifying any content or professional information before relying on it and for taking all necessary precautions to ensure that any content you may obtain from the website is free of infection and viruses.
For greater certainty, you agree that all risk associated with the use of, or reliance on, anything on the website or the service, including professional information, rests with you.
Limitation of Liability
You understand and agree that your use of the website or the service is at your own risk and in no event will any member of the Cannabis Standard group be liable for any claims or damages whatsoever, including without limitation any direct, indirect, incidental, consequential, special, or exemplary damages, and any claims or damages for loss of profits, savings, goodwill, or other intangible losses, arising out of or in any way connected with access to or use of the website or any service, including without limitation reliance on the service obtained through the website, or that arises in connection with, or caused in whole or in part by, mistakes, omissions, or delays in transmission of website or service content to or from the user, negligence, acts of god, telecommunications or website interruptions or failure, unauthorized access or modification to any of your content or transmissions, and unauthorized access to the website, services and content, regardless of whether such claims or damages are based in contract, tort, strict liability or otherwise and regardless of whether the cannabis standard group has been advised of or could have foreseen the possibility of such claims or damages.
Unless otherwise set forth in a written agreement between you and Cannabis Standard, you must adhere to Cannabis Standard's linking policy as follows: (i) any link to the Website must be a text only link clearly marked cannabisstandard.ca and/or cannabisstandard.com, (ii) the appearance, position and other aspects of the link may not be such as to damage or dilute the goodwill associated with Cannabis Standard's name and trademarks, (iii) the link must be cannabisstandard.ca and/or cannabisstandard.com and not to other pages within the Website, (iv) the appearance, position and other attributes of the link may not create the false appearance that your organization or entity is sponsored by, affiliated with, or associated with Cannabis Standard, (v) when selected by a user, the link must display the Website on full-screen and not within a "frame" on the linking Web site, and (vi) Cannabis Standard reserves the right to revoke its consent to the link at any time and in its sole discretion.
Cannabis Standard shall not be liable for any failure or unavailability of the Service and/or the Website or failure by Cannabis Standard to perform any of its obligations hereunder as a result of strikes, lockouts, calamities, acts of God, unavailability of suppliers, telecommunications and Internet outages, the loss or destruction of data, the deletion or corruption of storage media, power failures, natural phenomena, riots, acts of vandalism, acts or omissions of civil or military authority, war, terrorism or any other event beyond Cannabis Standard's control.
Location & Governing Law
If you are not a resident of Canada, we ask that you not use this Website. Cannabis Standard makes no representation that the information in the Website is appropriate or available for use in locations outside of Canada, and access to the Website from jurisdictions where the content of the Website may be illegal is prohibited. Those who choose to access the Website from other locations do so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with applicable local laws.