TERMS OF USE AGREEMENT

1. Terms of Use of Site:
This web site (the "site") and the services provided from the site are owned and operated by Canadian Adult Congenital Heart Network ("CACH"), except if otherwise indicated. By accessing and using the site, you agree to be bound by this Terms of Use Agreement ("Agreement"). If you do not wish to be bound by this Agreement, you should not access this site. CACH may amend this Agreement at any time. Changes will be posted to this site and are effective upon posting. We recommend that you review the site page periodically site for changes to the Agreement.

2. Changes to Terms of Use and to the Site:
CACH may change, suspend, or terminate, temporarily or permanently, your access to this site (or any part thereof) at any time without notice. CACH may restrict your access to parts of the site. CACH shall not be liable to you or to any third party for any change, suspension, termination or restriction of the service provided by this site.

3. Intellectual Property and Usage:
The contents of this site and all materials displayed or otherwise accessible through the site, and the selection and arrangement of information (the "Content") are protected by copyright law, and are owned by CACH and its licensors, or as otherwise noted to the contrary. The unauthorized use, modification or copying of the Content may violate copyright, trademark, and other laws that protect the intellectual property of CACH and named or unnamed third parties, and may give rise to a right in CACH and such third parties to seek legal remedies for such use, modification, copying or disclosure. The logos of CACH displayed on this site are trademarks owned by CACH.

4. Information on the Site:
The information on the site is for information purposes only. You should not rely on, or take any action, or fail to take any action, based upon this information.

5. Disclaimer of Warranties:
The site and its Content is provided "as is" and for convenience only. While efforts have been made to present current, accurate and pertinent information, CACH makes no representations or warranties concerning the accuracy, completeness, quality, timeliness or reliability of the Content, or of any information contained in any site linked to this site, nor to title, or to the absence of harmful components such as software viruses. Your use of this site and any reliance on Content is at your sole risk. CACH does not warrant or guarantee uninterrupted or error-free access to this site or to any site linked to this site, or to the availability of Internet e-mail links provided on this site. The Internet is not a secure medium and CACH does not guarantee the security of communications to and from this site.

6. Exclusion of Liability:
CACH takes no responsibility for the non-delivery, loss, delay, defect or alteration to communications through the use of the site or the Internet. CACH is not responsible for any damages you or any third party may suffer as a result of the transmission of confidential information through the Internet, e-mail links or fill-in forms on this site.

Subject to applicable law, in no event shall CACH, its subsidiaries or affiliated companies, or their employees, directors, officers, partners, contractors, agents or licensors be liable to you, any site user or any third party for damages of any kind including, without limitation, direct, indirect, punitive, incidental, special or consequential damages, or for any injury, loss, costs or expenses whatsoever, including but not limited to lost revenue or goodwill, business interruption, lost or damaged data or any other commercial or economic loss, whether based in contract (including fundamental breach)), tort (including negligence) or otherwise that arise in any way from your use of the internet or any use or reliance on services or information provided in this site, whether through this site or its hyperlinks, or any hyperlinked websites. The foregoing exclusion shall apply even if CACH has been advised of or should have known of the possibility of such damages.

7. Hyperlinks:
This site contains hyperlinks to other web sites. These hyperlinks are provided solely as a convenience to you, and CACH is not responsible for the content of such other web sites or for the accuracy or appropriateness of the information or links contained on such web sites. The inclusion of any link to such other web sites does not imply endorsement of the content or practices of any such other web site by CACH. If you access linked third party web sites, CACH disclaims any liability for damages associated with the use of such links.

8. Computer Viruses:
CACH cannot guarantee that a virus will not be distributed from this site. You are responsible for taking appropriate precautions to scan communications for computer viruses. Under no circumstances will CACH be liable in any way for the unintentional distribution of any such viruses. You agree to use your best efforts not to post or send communications to CACH that contain viruses, Trojan horses, worms, time bombs, or other computer programming routines that are intended to damage, detrimentally interfere with, or surreptitiously intercept any system, data or information.

9. Indemnity:
To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, you will indemnify, defend and hold harmless CACH from and against all claims, expenses and liability arising from your breach of any provision of this Agreement or your use of this site and the Content.

10. General:
You agree that you will not use the site to: i. interfere with or disrupt the site or servers or networks connected to the site, or disobey any requirements, procedures, policies or regulations of networks connected to the site; or ii. intentionally or unintentionally violate any applicable local, provincial, national or international law, or any regulations having the force of law.

11. Limitation on Use:
You agree not to reproduce, duplicate, copy, sell, resell or exploit for any commercial purpose, any portion of the Content, use of the site, or access to the site.

12. Compliance with Laws:
Recognizing that the Internet is of a global nature and that Users may be resident in many countries, you agree to comply with all local rules regarding use of this site. In particular, you agree to comply with all applicable laws regarding the transmission of technical data exported from Canada or the country in which you reside.

13. Jurisdiction:
You agree that all matters relating to your access to or use of this site shall be deemed to have taken place entirely in the Province of Ontario, Canada. You further agree that this Agreement, and any disputes in connection with your use of this site or the Content, will be governed by the laws of the Province of Ontario, Canada, and the laws of Canada applicable therein, without regard to conflict of laws principles. You expressly consent and submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction and venue of the courts of the Province of Ontario in all actions, disputes, or controversies relating to your access to or use of this site. If any provision of this Agreement is be found to be invalid, illegal or unenforceable by a court of competent jurisdiction, then such provision shall be severed and the remaining provisions shall remain in full force without being invalidated in any way.

14. Contact Us:
We ask that you promptly report to us any problems, which you encounter so that we can work together to monitor and improve the service provided by this site. Please contact ray.ganesh@cachnet.org or write to:

CACH Network
2121 Argentia Road
Suite 404
Mississauga, Ontario
Canada,
L5N 2X4

15. Interpretations:
The term "you" in this text means a user of the site.