Terms of Use

Last updated: August 20, 2019

Please note that by using this website you are explicitly agreeing to these terms of use.

Acceptance of these terms of use is a condition of using this site.  If you do not agree with these rules please do not use the site. Thank you.

Respect comes first

It is almost needless to say that if we all treat each other with respect and engage in a robust dialogue this virtual community will benefit.  We Are the Neighbourhood encourages everyone to both listen and share.

No membership fees

We Are the Neighbourhood does not currently charge membership fees or ask for donations unless explicitly noted.

Legal notices

By using we-r-neighbourhood.ca you are explicitly agreeing and consenting to all of our legal notices. Please be sure to read them.

Site content and posts

All content (pages, posts of any kind and comments) on this site is intended as general information only. It does not constitute personal legal, planning or architectural advice.  Always perform your own due diligence and/or seek professional advice as needed.

Permission granted to We Are the Neighbourhood for third party and member-provided content

When a third party provides content or a member posts content of any kind on we-r-neighbourhood.ca, he/she grants We Are the Neighbourhood unrestricted permission to use it on this website. Any member providing or posting third-party content is understood to have permission to do so and assumes all liability. If not, the member should not provide nor post the content.

By accessing, providing and/or posting content on we-r-neighbourhood.ca you agree to not:

  • use this website to advertise, promote or solicit
  • post any obscene content or use obscene language
  • post any discriminatory content
  • post any sexually suggestive content
  • post any dangerous content
  • post off-topic or irrelevant material, or post any material multiple times without good reason from the point of view of We Are the Neighbourhood
  • incite (directly or indirectly) any illegal activity (be it covered by criminal or civil law)
  • post or provide any copyrighted or trademarked material for which you have no right to do so
  • pose as, or willfully act as, a representative of We Are the Neighbourhood unless authorized by us
  • attempt to hack into or in any other way try to disrupt or interfere with the operation of this website
  • use the features of this website to try to subvert We Are the Neighbourhood and its website

Governing Law and Jurisdiction

These Terms of Use shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the Province of Ontario and the laws of Canada applicable therein, without giving effect to any choice-of-law or conflict-of-law provision or rule that would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than Ontario. You hereby consent to, and agree to bring any and all claims in, the exclusive jurisdiction of the provincial and federal courts located in Ontario, Canada, for any action or proceeding arising under or relating to We Are the Neighbourhood, whether based in contract or tort.

The parties have requested that these terms and conditions and all communications and documents relating hereto be expressed in the English language. Les parties ont exigé que cette entente ainsi que tout document s’y rattachant soient redigés dans la langue anglaise.

Entire Agreement

This Terms of Use and additional related Legal Notices shall constitute the entire agreement between you and We Are the Neighbourhood regarding the subject matter hereof, and shall supersede any and all prior negotiations, representations, warranties, undertakings, or agreements, written or oral, between the parties regarding such subject matter.

Severability

To the maximum extent possible, each provision in these Terms of Use shall be interpreted in such manner as to be valid and enforceable under applicable law. If any provision of these Terms of Use is held to be invalid or unenforceable under applicable law, such provision shall be modified so as to be rendered valid and enforceable while implementing, to the maximum extent possible, the original intent of such provision. If such modification is not possible or allowed, then such provision shall be ineffective only to the extent of such unenforceability or invalidity without affecting the remainder of such provision or any other provisions in these Terms of Use.

Support requests

Requesting support is encouraged at We Are the Neighbourhood and can be made by using our contact form.

  • please be aware that inquiries you have may take time for follow-up and resolution
  • we make every effort to monitor requests and to respond to them but at the present time it is not feasible to declare response time standards
  • best efforts will be made but please be patient if your request takes some time (not likely, but possibly even a few days)

External content

  • linked sites are outside our control so we cannot take any responsibility for their content
  • advertisements (if present) are not under the complete control of this site so we can not take full responsibility for their content

Please note that We Are the Neighbourhood reserves the right to:

  • remove or change member-posted content as we feel appropriate, with no warning, explanation or mention
  • monitor the usage of this site, including all content, whether publicly visible or not
  • change these terms of use at any time, without warning
  • ban any member without explanation if any of these rules are deemed to be broken by us

Please help make this site a success for everyone by following these terms of use.  Thank you very much and enjoy.