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  • Legal Terms Governing Terms and Conditions of Use

    Acceptance of Terms and of Use

    The following are terms of a legal agreement between you and RoofTip.com (“ROOFTIP”). By accessing, browsing and/or using the Website, Mobile Apps, or contacting ROOFTIP via telephone or electronic media (including, but not limited to e-mail, postings, social media sites, texts, etc.), (collectively referred to as the “Services”), you automatically agree to abide by ROOFTIP’s terms of use and acknowledge that you have read, understood, and agree, to be bound by these terms and to comply with all applicable laws and regulations. If you do not agree to these terms, do not use the Services . All information appearing on the ROOFTIP Services, including the Website and Mobile Apps are the property of ROOFTIP and/or is presented with the permission of others. The material on the Services is protected by law, including, but not limited to, United States Copyright Law and international treaties. The Services, including the Website and Mobile Apps are controlled and operated by ROOFTIP from its offices within Canada. ROOFTIP makes no representation that materials in the Website are appropriate or available for use in other locations, and access to them from territories where their contents are illegal is prohibited. Those who choose to access the Services from other locations do so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with applicable local laws.  Your use of the Services after such posting will constitute your acceptance and agreement to such changes.  Therefore, you should frequently review these Terms of Use and the Privacy Policy to see if they have been changed.

    THESE TERMS OF USE ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE AT ANY TIME, EFFECTIVE UPON POSTING ON THE SERVICE.

    Disclaimer

    The information contained on the Services, including the Website and Mobile Apps is intended to provide information on various subjects of interest. THE INFORMATION IS PROVIDED “AS IS,” AND ROOFTIP MAKES NO EXPRESS OR IMPLIED REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO WARRANTIES OF PERFORMANCE, MERCHANTABILITY, AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. ROOFTIP DOES NOT GUARANTEE THE COMPLETENESS, ACCURACY OR TIMELINESS OF THIS INFORMATION. YOUR USE OF THIS INFORMATION IS AT YOUR OWN RISK. YOU ASSUME FULL RESPONSIBILITY AND RISK OF LOSS RESULTING FROM THE USE OF THIS INFORMATION. ROOFTIP WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, SPECIAL, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES OR ANY OTHER DAMAGES WHATSOEVER, WHETHER IN AN ACTION BASED UPON A STATUTE, CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION NEGLIGENCE) OR OTHERWISE.

    Neither ROOFTIP, nor its franchisees, warrants that access to the Services will be uninterrupted or that the Services will be error free; nor do they make any warranty as to the results that may be obtained from the reliability, completeness, or content of any service, information or materials provided through or in connection with the use of the Services.  Neither ROOFTIP, nor its affiliates, franchisees or licencors warrant that the Services are free from viruses, worms, Trojan horses or other harmful components, nor are they able to guarantee that any personal information supplied by you will not be misappropriated, intercepted, deleted, destroyed or used by others.

    Although ROOFTIP take certain steps to examine the credentials of craftsman and service advisers, ROOFTIP makes no guarantees or representations regarding the skills or representations of such craftsman or service advisers or the quality of the job that he or she may perform. ROOFTIP does not endorse or recommend the services of any particular craftsman. It is entirely up to you to evaluate an individual’s qualifications. The craftsmen, service advisers and franchisees are not employees or agents of ROOFTIP.

    ROOFTIP may display licensing information, award recognition, or business ratings through third-party services that may be provided by craftsman on the ROOFTIP national Website, or through Mobile Apps, however ROOFTIP does not confirm (i) the accuracy, of any such information, (ii) that any such licenses, award recognition or business ratings are active or in good standing, or (iii) that any such license, award recognition or business ratings are appropriate for the task for which you are seeking a service adviser or craftsman. We recommend that you confirm all licensing requirements, award recognition, business ratings or business standings before proceeding with any work.

    User IDs and Passwords

    You will be solely responsible for the maintenance and security of any login identifiers and passwords. If you have a login identifier and password that are unique to you, you agree not to disclose or share your login identifier and password with any third party. ROOFTIP reserves the right to deny or revoke access to the Services, including the Website or Mobile App, or any part thereof, at any time in its sole discretion, with or without cause. Your access to the Services will terminate upon the termination of these Terms of Use by ROOFTIP for any reason.

    Use Restrictions / Exceptions

    The copyright in all material provided on the Services, including the Website and Mobile App, is held by ROOFTIP or by the original creator of the material. Except as stated below, none of the material may be copied, reproduced, altered, distributed, republished, downloaded, displayed, posted or transmitted in any form or by any means, including, but not limited to, electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording, or otherwise, without the prior written permission of ROOFTIP or the copyright owner. Permission is granted for anyone legally using the Website or Services to display, copy, distribute and download the materials on the Website or Mobile Apps for individual use only, provided you do not modify the materials and that you retain all copyright and other proprietary notices contained in the materials. ROOFTIP authorized dealers, distributors or warranty service providers may make multiple copies of such material as long as it is used for ROOFTIP business purposes. Any such permission terminates automatically if you breach any of these terms or conditions. Upon termination, you must immediately destroy any downloaded and printed materials. You also may not, without ROOFTIP’s permission, copy or reproduce, in whole or in part, any material contained on the Services, including, but not limited to, the Website, Mobile Apps or on any other server. Any unauthorized use of any material contained on the Services may violate copyright laws, trademark laws, the laws of privacy and publicity, and communications regulations and statutes.

    You acknowledge and agree that your use of ROOFTIP’s Services is for your personal use and not for advertising purposes. You may not use any of the ROOFTIP Services to recreate or compete with ROOFTIP, to solicit or harass anyone associated with ROOFTIP or anyone associated with the franchisees of ROOFTIP, or for any other purpose not contemplated herein. You may not upload any files that contain viruses, Trojan horses, trap doors, back doors, Easter eggs, time bombs, worms, cancelbots, corrupted files or any other similar software that may damage the operation of another’s computer or mobile device.  You may not defame, abuse, harass, stalk, threaten or otherwise violate the legal rights of others. You may not publish, post, upload, distribute or disseminate any profane, defamatory, infringing obscene, or unlawful topic or information.  You may not data-mine, data-crawl or index any of the ROOFTIP’s websites or mobile devices, including the Website and Mobile Apps.  You may not upload content that is offensive and or harmful including, but not limited to content that condones or promotes bigotry, hatred, racism, exploitation or physical harm.  You acknowledge that a violation of the foregoing could result in significant damages, and you agree that you are liable to ROOFTIP for any such damages, and will indemnify ROOFTIP in the event of any third party claims against ROOFTIP based on or arising from your violation of the foregoing. We reserve the right to revoke your access to any ROOFTIP Services at any time. All information about ROOFTIP is confidential and for your personal use only. If it is determined or suspected by ROOFTIP, in its sole discretion, that you are misusing or attempting to misuse or circumvent the ROOFTIP Services or system, or are using or attempting to use them for any inappropriate or non-personal purposes, including but not limited to activities such as hacking, scraping content, infiltrating, fraud, advertising, jamming or spamming, ROOFTIP reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to immediately terminate your access to the Services without notice and to initiate without notice appropriate legal actions or proceedings to seek appropriate remedies and/or damages, including but not limited to lost revenue, repairs, legal fees, costs and expenses, and to seek injunctions or other equitable remedies.

    Trademarks, Copyrights, and Other Intellectual Property

    This Website contains ROOFTIP trademarks and service marks. All rights in the intellectual property contained in the Website including copyright, trademarks, trade secret and patent rights are reserved. All materials contained on the Website are subject to the ownership rights of ROOFTIP.

    All text, graphics, editorial content, data, formatting, graphs, designs, HTML, look and feel, photographs, music, sounds, images, software, videos, designs, typefaces and other content (collectively, “Proprietary Material”) that users see or read on the Services is owned by ROOFTIP or are used by permission. Proprietary Material is protected in all forms, media and technologies now known or hereinafter developed. ROOFTIP owns all Proprietary Material under the Canadian Copyright Act, as amended. The Proprietary Material is protected by the domestic and international laws of copyright, patents, and other proprietary rights and laws. Users may not copy, download, use, redesign, reconfigure, or retransmit anything from the Services without ROOFTIP’s express prior written consent. Any use of such Proprietary Material, other than as permitted therein, is expressly prohibited without the prior permission of ROOFTIP and/or the relevant rights holder.

    The service marks and trademarks of ROOFTIP, including without limitation Rooftip.com and the ROOFTIP logo are service marks owned by ROOFTIP. Any other trademarks, service marks, logos and/or trade names appearing on the Services are the property of their respective owners. You may not copy or use any of these marks, logos or trade names without the express prior written consent of the owner.

    ROOFTIP may provide certain content relating to home improvement, repair, or maintenance (“Website Content”) on the Website, or via Mobile Apps. Such Website Content is provided “as-is”, without any warranties or representations, and you assume all liability and responsibility for your use of such Website Content. You understand and agree that the Website Content do not provide advice, and that such Website Content is no substitute for the advice of a professional.

    Links

    At certain places on the ROOFTIP Website or Mobile Apps, live links to other Internet addresses can be accessed. Such external Internet addresses contain information created, published, maintained, or otherwise posted by organizations independent of ROOFTIP. ROOFTIP does not endorse, approve, certify, maintain, or control these external Internet addresses and does not guarantee the accuracy, completeness, efficacy, timeliness, or correct sequencing of information located at such addresses. ROOFTIP provides the links only as a convenience. Use of any information obtained from such addresses is voluntary, and reliance on it should only be undertaken after an independent review of its accuracy, completeness, efficacy, and timeliness. Neither the inclusion of the link as part of the Services or the Website nor reference therein to any specific commercial product, process, or service by trade name, trademarks, service mark, manufacturer, or otherwise constitutes or implies endorsement, recommendation, or favoring by ROOFTIP.

    There may be circumstances where access to the Website or Mobile App is provided by a hypertext link located at another website or mobile site. ROOFTIP has no responsibility for the content of such other web sites or mobile apps. ROOFTIP does not make any representations or give any warranties or conditions with respect to any information contained in or at these other websites or apps and ROOFTIP shall not be liable for any damages or injury arising from the content of or access to these other sites. ROOFTIP does not endorse the individuals, companies or other similar entities, or any products or materials associated with such individuals, companies or other similar entities, which provide a link. Unless approved in writing in advance by ROOFTIP, you agree not to: (a) provide or create a link to a website or mobile app; or (b) create any frames at any other web sites or mobile apps pertaining to any of the materials located on the ROOFTIP Website or Mobile Apps. You also agree not to post any materials to the Website, Mobile Apps or Services without the express written permission of ROOFTIP.

    Terms of Use Revisions

    ROOFTIP may, at any time, revise these Terms of Use by updating this posting without prior notice. By using the Website, you agree to be bound by any such revisions and should therefore periodically visit this page to determine the then-current Terms of Use to which you are bound.  If any future changes to these Terms of Use are unacceptable to you or cause you to no longer be in compliance with these Terms of Use you must terminate, and immediately stop using, the Services. Your continued use of the Services following any revision to these Terms of Use constitutes your complete and irrevocable acceptance of any and all such changes. ROOFTIP may change, modify, suspend, or discontinue any aspect of the Services at any time. ROOFTIP may also impose limits on certain features or restrict your access to parts or all of the Services without notice or liability.

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