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Terms & Conditions

Welcome to Use of Biznetwork Services constitutes agreement to the following terms and Conditions created to ensure Biznetwork is safe and usable for everyone.

These terms are applicable to all adverts accepted for inclusion on the Biznetwork WebSite. References below to "We/our/us" are to Biznetwork. By submitting an Ad to us, you shall be deemed to have accepted these terms.
They may be updated from time to time and therefore subscribers should always read them through before placing or re-submitting their Ad.
Last updated on 07th Dec 2007.
1. How to place an Ad
1.1 Read through the terms and conditions as set out below, then proceed with placing your advertisement.
1.2 Payment - See Payment: Section 6.
1.3 Ad gets posted immediately upon submission. Payment for any payable ads must be received within 10 working days of posting on the website or Ad will be suspended.
1.4 Your Business Ad will remain in place for 1 calendar year from date of posting on the website. Classified Ads will remain in place for 2 Calendar Months from date of posting unless renewed or deleted.

2. Use of Biznetwork.
Users may only post in the appropriate category and will not deviate from the rules listed below:
2.1 Ads must not violate any laws or our Prohibited Content.
2.2 Ads must not be false or misleading.
2.3 Ads must not infringe any third-party right.
2.4 Ads must not distribute or contain spam, chain letters, or pyramid schemes.
2.5 Ads must not distribute viruses or any other technologies that may harm Biznetwork or the interests or property of Biznetwork users.
2.6 Ads must not impose an unreasonable load on our infrastructure or interfere with the proper working of the Biznetwork.
2.7 Ads must not copy, modify, or distribute any other person's content.
2.8 Ads must not harvest or otherwise collect information about others, including email addresses, without their consent.
2.9 Ads must not bypass measures used to prevent or restrict access to Biznetwork.

3. Inclusion on Biznetwork
3.1 All Ads must relate to Biznetwork topics. If we feel that the Ad does not suit Biznetwork we reserve the right to refuse inclusion with no further discussion.

4. Ad Policy Violation.
4.1 Please use the ad removal system to tell us about any issues or offensive content so that together we can keep the site working free from abuse and family friendly. We may restrict or terminate our service, remove content and take technical and legal steps to keep users off Biznetwork, if we think find they are creating offense or acting inconsistently with the listed rules or spirit of our policies. However, whether we decide to take any of these steps, remove content or keep a user off Biznetwork or not, we do not accept any liability for monitoring Biznetwork or for unauthorized or unlawful content on Biznetwork or use of Biznetwork by users.

5. Biznetwork Fees.
5.1 Using Biznetwork Classifieds is completely free. This includes posting an Ad and replying to an Ad. We do however charge fees for use of our Business Advertising Section. Our fees are quoted in Canadian Dollars, and we reserve the right to change them from as and when. Our fees are non-refundable, and users are responsible for paying them when they are due. Non-Payment of our fees will result in suspension of any advertisements placed. If your payment method fails or your account is past due, we may collect fees owed using other collection mechanisms.

6. Payment.
6.2 Payment to be made by cheque payable to 'Alberta Web Designs Inc' at:
   c/o Biznetwork
   259 Crystal Shores Drive
   Okotoks, AB
   T1S 2C5
Please note that Postdated cheques are not accepted.
6.3 Changes - During the term of your subscription you may change your Ad and keywords at no extra cost via the change Ad page.
6.4 Cancellation - If you cancel your advertisement before payment has been received then the Ad will be cancelled.
6.5 If you cancel your Ad at any time after payment has been made, the Ad will be removed at the earliest possible opportunity but no refunds can be given.

7. Content.
7.1 Biznetwork contains content from you, other users and Biznetwork. All users agree not to copy, modify, or distribute Biznetwork, our copyrights or trademarks. When you give us content, 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. (We require these rights to retain and display your content.) If you believe that your rights have been violated, please Biznetwork immediately and the matter will be investigated. Biznetwork reserves the right to remove content where we have grounds for suspecting the violation of these terms or of any party's rights.

8. Liability.
8.1 You agree not to hold us responsible for things other users post or do. As most of the content on Biznetwork comes from other users, we do not guarantee the accuracy of postings or user communications or the quality, safety, or legality of what's offered. We also cannot guarantee continuous or secure access to our services. Accordingly, to the extent legally permitted we expressly disclaim all warranties, representations and conditions, express or implied, including those of quality, merchantability, merchantable quality, durability, fitness for a particular purpose and those arising by statute. We are not liable for any loss, whether of money (including profit), goodwill, or reputation, or any special, indirect, or consequential damages arising out of your use of Biznetwork, even if you advise us or we could reasonably foresee the possibility of any such damage occurring. Some jurisdictions do not allow the disclaimer of warranties or exclusion of damages, so such disclaimers and exclusions may not apply to you.
Despite the previous paragraph, if we are found to be liable, our liability to you or any third party (whether in contract, tort, negligence, strict liability in tort, by statute or otherwise) is limited to the greater of (a) the total fees you pay to us in the 12 months prior to the action giving rise to liability, and (b) $100 CAD.

9 Personal Information.
9.1 By using Biznetwork, you agree to the collection, transfer, storage and use of your personal information by Biznetwork. (the "data controller") on servers located in Canda as further described in our Privacy Policy. You also agree to receive marketing communications from us unless you tell us that you prefer not receive such communications.

10. Personal Safety.
10.1 Be aware that you are on the internet. Choose carefully what personal details go into your Ad as they will be available on the world wide web for all to view.
In placing the Ad you agree to this publicity.

11. Web Site Guarantee.
11.1 Biznetwork makes no 100% guarantee and may from time to time suffer technical problems unavoidable due to extraneous circumstances. It is technically impossible to provide a web site free from interruptions and therefore we do not guarantee that your Ad will be provided continuously or free of faults. In addition, we will need to carry out maintenance of the web site from time to time and in doing so we shall attempt to keep the disruption to your Ad to a minimum.

12 Disclaimer:
Any contract between advertisers & respondents in no way implies any contractual obligation by to either party - Nor does inclusion on this website constitute any personal recommendation by Biznetwork.

13 General.
13.1 These terms and the other policies posted on Biznetwork constitute the entire agreement between Biznetwork Limited and you, superseding any prior agreements. This agreement is governed by the laws of Canada. 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. Except for notices relating to illegal or infringing content, your notices to us must be sent by registered mail to Biznetwork Limited, 259 Crystal Shores Drive, Okotoks, Alberta, T1S 2C5. We will send notices to you via the email address you provide, or by registered mail. Notices sent by registered mail will be deemed received five days following the date of mailing. We may update this agreement at any time, with updates taking effect when you next post or after 30 days, whichever is sooner. No other amendment to this agreement will be effective unless made in writing, signed by users and by us. Send questions, comments or complaints to Biznetwork Customer Service.