About – Terms of Use

Acceptance of Terms
Bloorview MacMillan Children’s Centre (BMCC) makes this Web site (the “Site” known as AssistiveX.com), including all information, documents, communications, files, text, graphics, software, and products available through the Site (collectively, the “Materials”) available for your use subject to the terms and conditions set forth in this document and any changes to this document that BMCC may publish from time to time (collectively, the “Terms of Use”).

By accessing or using this Site in any way, including, without limitation, use of any of the Services, downloading of any Materials, or merely browsing the Site, you agree to and are bound by the Terms of Use.

BMCC reserves the right to change the Terms of Use and other guidelines or rules posted on the Site from time to time at its sole discretion, and will provide notice of material changes on the home page of the Site. Your continued use of the Site or any Materials accessible through it, after such notice has been posted constitutes your acceptance of the changes. Your use of the Site will be subject to the most current version of the Terms of Use, rules and guidelines posted on the Site at the time of such use. You should periodically check the “Terms of Use” link on the Site’s home page to view the then current terms. If you breach any of the Terms of Use, your authorization to use this Site automatically terminates, and any Materials downloaded or printed from the Site in violation of the Terms of Use must be immediately destroyed.

Trademark Information
The trademarks, logos, and service marks (“Marks”) displayed on this Site are the property of BMCC or other third parties. You are not permitted to use the Marks without the prior written consent of BMCC or such third party that may own the Marks. BMCC and the BMCC logo are trademarks of Bloorview MacMillan Children’s Centre.

User Conduct
In using the Site, including all Materials available through it, you agree:

not to disrupt or interfere with any other user’s enjoyment of the Site or affiliated or linked sites;
not to upload, post, or otherwise transmit through the Site any viruses or other harmful, disruptive, or destructive files;
not to create a false identity
not to use or attempt to use another’s account, password, service, or system without authorization from BMCC;
not to disrupt or interfere with the security of, or otherwise cause harm to, the Site, or any Services, Materials, system resources, accounts, passwords, servers, or networks connected to or accessible through the Site or any affiliated or linked sites.
Request for Information
As a potential customer of technology listed at AssistiveX.com, when you submit a Request for Information, we ask you to enter basic information about you. It is up to you then to determine what additional personal information you would like to disclose. This information is forwarded to the pertinent company/researcher in the form of an e-mail. This information is not kept by AssistiveX.com.

Community
This site makes message board forums available to its users. Please remember that any information disclosed in these areas becomes public. You should exercise caution when deciding what personal information to disclose.

When you register with one of our Community Message Boards, we ask for your name and email address. You will be sent an e-mail with a temporary password. After logging in with this password we ask you to create a personal password. We your e-mail address to contact you when necessary. When you become a registered user, we may also ask if you would like to receive email communication from us. AssistiveX.com will send email only if you have agreed to receive it. You do not have to receive such mailings in order to become a registered user and you may also unsubscribe at any time by following the instructions included in all email communications.

We may also use information from your account based on your site visits to generate statistics and aggregate reports for internal use, which may be shown to affiliates, subsidiaries, licensees, successors, and partners. These statistics and aggregate reports will not contain any personally identifiable information and your identity will be kept anonymous. Certain confidential information, such as passwords are not disclosed in any of these reports.

Industry Participant
When you register as an Industry Partner, we ask you to fill out a company profile. You may alter your profile at any time. Information such as name of company, type of business, industry, location, phone, email, website and services offered will be revealed as part of your company profile. You will also be asked to provide details of products and/or services that you wish to have listed here, and you will be provided with the opportunity to provide news stories, FAQ sheets, marketing banners, and other marketing information. The specific keyword search criteria that you provide for your product listings are considered absolutely private and confidential. At no time will this information be shared with other members of AssistiveX’s site or third parties without your specific and previous consent.

Industry Member
When you register as an Industry Member, we ask you to fill out a company profile. You may alter your profile at any time. Information such as name of company, type of business, industry, location, phone, email, website and services offered will be revealed as part of your company profile. No other information will be made available on this website, although you are free to participate in the public Message Board.

Researcher
When you register as a Researcher, we ask you to fill out a researcher profile. You may alter your profile at any time. Information such as name and type of organization, location, phone, email, website, and research and development undertaken will be revealed as part of your profile. You will also be asked to provide details of research projects and technology that you wish to have listed here, and you will be provided with the opportunity to provide news stories and FAQ sheets. The specific keyword search criteria that you provide for your research/technology listings are considered absolutely private and confidential. At no time will this information be shared with other members of AssistiveX’s site or third parties without your specific and previous consent. You agree that certain information is conveyed for the purpose of partnering or for licensing opportunities with potential licensees. If you choose to list technology on AssistiveX.com, your contact information including name, title, organization, phone and email may accompany the description of your research/technology that is reviewed by users.

Directory
This site provides a directory of academic, nonprofit, government and for-profit companies. Information that is attained by AssistiveX for the development of this directory will be from publicly available sources. Designated members of an institution/company can update information at any time. Industry Participants, Industry Members, and Researchers will also be listed in this directory.

Accuracy of Information
AssistiveX.com may contain other proprietary notices and copyright information, the terms of which must be observed and followed. Information on this Web site may contain technical inaccuracies or typographical errors.

Information may be changed or updated without notice. BMCC and participating industries/researchers may also make improvements and/or changes in the products described in this information at any time without notice.

BMCC and participating industries/researchers assume no responsibility regarding the accuracy of the information that is provided on AssistiveX.com, and use of such information is at the recipient’s own risk. BMCC and participating industries/researchers provides no assurances that any reported problems may be resolved with the use of any information that BMCC and participating industries/researchers provide. By furnishing information, BMCC and participating industries/researchers do not grant any licenses to any copyrights, patents or any other intellectual property rights.

Global availability
Information described on AssistiveX.com may contain references or cross references to products, programs and services that are not announced or available in your country. Such references do not imply that BMCC and participating industries/researchers intend to announce such products, programs or services in your country.

Business relationships
BMCC makes no representations whatsoever about any other Web site which you may access through this one. When you access such sites, please understand that it is independent from BMCC, and that BMCC has no control over the content on that Web site. In addition, a link to such sites does not mean that BMCC endorses or accepts any responsibility for the content, or the use, of such Web site. It is up to you to take precautions to ensure that whatever you select for your use is free of such items as viruses, worms, trojan horses and other items of a destructive nature.

IN NO EVENT WILL BMCC BE LIABLE TO ANY PARTY FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL OR OTHER CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES FOR ANY USE OF THIS WEB SITE, OR ON ANY OTHER HYPER LINKED WEB SITE, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY LOST PROFITS, BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, LOSS OF PROGRAMS OR OTHER DATA ON YOUR INFORMATION HANDLING SYSTEM OR OTHERWISE, EVEN IF WE ARE EXPRESSLY ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.

ALL INFORMATION IS PROVIDED BY BMCC ON AN “AS IS” BASIS ONLY. BMCC PROVIDES NO REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, MERCHANTABILITY AND NONINFRINGEMENT