Terms and Conditions

Website Terms and Conditions
The Trillium Chapter of the BMW Club of Canada (TRILLIUM BMW CC) is a non-profit corporation in the province of Ontario. TRILLIUM BMW CC is a chapter of the BMW Club of Canada. The BMW Club of Canada is a founding members of the International Council of BMW Clubs and has no affiliation with Bayerische Motoren Werke (BMW) AG nor BMW Canada Incorporated. All currency on this web site is in Canadian dollars.

By using this website, you agree without modification to all terms and conditions of use contained or referenced herein. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE, DO NOT USE THE WEBSITE. The TRILLIUM BMW CC may change, modify, add, or remove portions of these terms at any time, with or without notice, and your continued use of the website following changes to these terms will mean that you accept these changes.

Disclaimer of Warranties
THE INFORMATION ON THIS WEBSITE IS PROVIDED "AS IS" AND ON AN “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS. TRILLIUM BMW CC MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AS TO THE OPERATION OF THIS SITE OR THE INFORMATION, CONTENT, MATERIALS, OR PRODUCTS INCLUDED ON THIS SITE, INCLUDING (BUT NOT LIMITED TO) ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR ANY PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT OF THIRD PARTY RIGHTS. WHILE THE INFORMATION PROVIDED IS BELIEVED TO BE ACCURATE, IT MAY INCLUDE ERRORS OR INACCURACIES.

TRILLIUM BMW CC MAKES NO WARRANTY, IMPLIED OR EXPRESS, THAT ANY PART OF THE WEBSITE SERVICE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, ERROR-FREE, VIRUS-FREE, TIMELY, SECURE, ACCURATE, RELIABLE, OF ANY QUALITY, NOR THAT ANY CONTENT IS SAFE IN ANY MANNER FOR DOWNLOAD. YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT NEITHER TRILLIUM BMW CC NOR ANY FORUM PARTICIPANTS PROVIDE PROFESSIONAL ADVICE OF ANY KIND AND THAT USE OF SUCH ADVICE OR ANY OTHER INFORMATION IS SOLELY AT YOUR OWN RISK AND WITHOUT OUR LIABILITY OF ANY KIND.

Limitation of Liability
THE TRILLIUM BMW CC SHALL HAVE NO RESPONSIBILITY OR LIABILITY FOR THE TIMELINESS, DELETION, FAILURE TO STORE, INACCURACY, OR IMPROPER DELIVERY OF DATA OR INFORMATION. IN NO EVENT SHALL TRILLIUM BMW CC, ITS REPRESENTATIVES, AFFILIATES, OR ANYONE ELSE WHO HELPED TO CREATE, PRODUCE OR DELIVER THIS WEBSITE, BE LIABLE TO ANY PARTY FOR ANY DAMAGES OF ANY KIND ARISING FROM THE USE OF THIS WEBSITE, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO SPECIAL, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, PUNITIVE OR OTHER CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OR INJURIES.

Links to Other Sites
TRILLIUM BMW CC is not responsible for the content of websites that are maintained by third parties, nor is it liable for any links from this website to other websites. In addition, a link to a non-TRILLIUM BMW CC site does not mean that the TRILLIUM BMW CC endorses or accepts any responsibility for the content, or the use, of such website. It is up to you to take precautions to ensure that whatever you select for your use is safe for use.

Content of Submissions
You may submit suggestions, ideas, comments, questions, or other information through the website, as long as the content is not illegal, obscene, threatening, defamatory, invasive of privacy, infringing of intellectual property rights, or otherwise injurious to third parties or objectionable and does not consist of or contain software viruses, political campaigning, commercial solicitation, chain letters, mass mailings, or any form of "spam." You may not use a false e-mail address, impersonate any person or entity, or otherwise mislead as to the origin of content. The TRILLIUM BMW CC reserves the right (but not the obligation) to not post, or to remove or edit such content.

Accounts
You represent and warrant that you are of sufficient legal age to use the Website and to create binding legal obligations for any liability you may incur as a result of the use of the Website.

A “BWM Trillium” account is required for you to submit classified ads, receive club email correspondence, register for events, and /or post new topics or replies to the online Forum. By creating an account you agree to provide truthful information and be at least thirteen (13) years of age or older.

If you have created an account on the TRILLIUM BMW CC website, you are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account password and for restricting access to your computer, and you agree to accept responsibility for all activities that occur under your account or password. The TRILLIUM BMW CC and its affiliates reserve the right to refuse service, terminate accounts, remove or edit content, at their sole discretion.

Intellectual Property Rights & License to Use
TRILLIUM BMW CC grants you a limited license to access and make personal use of this website. This website or any portion of this website may not be reproduced, sold, or otherwise exploited for any commercial purpose without express written consent of TRILLIUM BMW CC. Any unauthorized use terminates the permission or license granted by TRILLIUM BMW CC.

Copyright 2000–2016 TRILLIUM BMW CC All Rights reserved
All original content included on this website such as text, artwork, graphics, logos, page headers, images, sound, video, digital downloads, data compilations, and software, is the property of the TRILLIUM BMW CC or others who helped to create, produce or deliver this website, and is protected by Canadian and international copyright laws. Unauthorized use of this material may violate copyright, trademark and other laws.

Trademark
The TRILLIUM BMW CC logo, name, and any other distinct likeness are all trademarks, service marks, registered or unregistered marks of TRILLIUM BMW CC. All other company, product or service names used are the property of their respective owners and may be the trademark, service mark or registered marks of other organizations, and are used for information purposes only and to their owners’ benefit, without intent to infringe. Nothing contained on this website should be construed as granting by implication or otherwise, any license or right to use any mark displayed on the site without the written permission of TRILLIUM BMW CC or any third party that may own the marks displayed on the site.

Right to Use Submissions
By uploading materials to our Forum area or submitting material for use on the website, and unless we indicate otherwise, you automatically grant the TRILLIUM BMW CC, its affiliates and sub-licensees a non-exclusive, royalty-free, perpetual, and irrevocable right to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, and display such content throughout the world in any current or future media. You grant the TRILLIUM BMW CC and its affiliates and sub-licensees the right to use the name that you submit in connection with such content, if they choose. You represent and warrant that you own or otherwise control all of the rights to the original content that you submit; that the content is accurate; that use of the content you supply does not violate this policy and will not cause injury to any person or entity; and that you will indemnify the TRILLIUM BMW CC and / or its affiliates for all claims resulting from content you supply. The TRILLIUM BMW CC takes no responsibility and assumes no liability for any content submitted by you or any third party.

The TRILLIUM BMW CC does not represent or guarantee the truthfulness, accuracy or reliability of any material submitted by visitors to the website, nor does it endorse any opinions expressed by visitors.

Privacy
The TRILLIUM BMW CC is committed to respecting the privacy of its website users. The following Privacy Statement sets forth the online data collection and usage policies and practices that apply to the TRILLIUM BMW CC website.

What Information is Collected and How it is Used
Information voluntarily submitted by you is used by the TRILLIUM BMW CC to respond to your inquires and requests for information, and / or provide online services that you requested.

This website is intended for use by adults, over the age of 18 years old. The TRILLIUM BMW CC website is not intended for children under 13 years of age. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under 13.

Web site statistics
Generic website statistics are provided through the website hosting company. IP address and browser information is used to help diagnose technical problems, perform traffic analysis and to administer the website.

Form Data
In some areas of the TRILLIUM BMW CC website, we request or may request that you provide personal information, including your name, address, e-mail address, telephone number, contact information, and any other information from which your identity is discernible. Examples of areas on the TRILLIUM BMW CC website where personal data is collected are pages where you create or edit an account profile.
 

Browser Cookies
Like most websites, we use cookies to collect certain information. A cookie is a small text file which is copied to your computer’s hard disk by a website. Cookies do not cause any damage to your computer and do not contain any viruses. The cookies from our website do not gather any personal data about you. The "help" portion of the toolbar on most browsers will tell you how to prevent your browser from accepting new cookies, how to have the browser notify you when you receive a new cookie, or how to disable cookies altogether. However, if you disable the use of cookies, this may affect your ability to fully use the website.

Your account uses cookies to automatically fill in online forms when you register for events, submit classified ads, and access/edit your profile. The online Forum also uses cookies. You will need to have cookies enabled if you want to create or edit your Forum Profile, or participate in a Forum discussion.

Sharing of the Information this Site Gathers / Tracks
Your data is collected, stored and processed in whole in Canada. We have implemented commercially reasonable technical and organizational measures designed to secure your personal information from accidental loss and from unauthorized access, use, alteration or disclosure. However, we cannot guarantee that unauthorized third parties will never be able to defeat those measures or use your personal information for improper purposes.

We disclose information if legally required to do so, if requested to do so by a governmental entity or if we believe in good faith that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to legal requirements or comply with legal process; (b) protect our rights or property or our affiliated companies; (c) prevent a crime or protect national security; or (d) protect the personal safety of users or the public.

We will not willfully disclose, sell, rent or transfer your information to others without your consent.

Privacy Policies of Linked to Websites
The TRILLIUM BMW CC website contains links to other websites over which we have no control. We are not responsible for the privacy policies or practices of other websites to which you choose to link from our website. We encourage you to review the privacy policies of those other websites so you can understand how they collect, use and share your information.

Public Information
Forum Profile - If you have a Forum profile, other users of the forum may access your profile.

Posting to Public Areas of the Website - Please remember that if you post any of your personal information in public areas of the TRILLIUM BMW CC website, such as in online forums or classified ads, such information may be collected and used by others over whom we have no control. We are not responsible for the use made by third parties of information you post or otherwise make available in public areas of the TRILLIUM BMW CC website.

Opt-out Policy
You can unsubscribe to any or all TRILLIUM BMW CC email lists by updating your profile information in the “View Contact Record” area of the website.

Updating Your Contact Information
You have control over what personal information is collected and you can view and / or edit this information at any time through the “Edit Name and Address” area on the TRILLIUM BMW CC website.

Removal from the Database
If you wish to be removed from our website's database, you can initiate this by contacting the TRILLIUM BMW CC in writing to the address listed below, or sending an email to the Webmaster.

Legal
You agree that the laws of the province of Ontario, without regard to principles of conflict of laws, will govern these Terms of and Conditions of Use and any dispute of any sort that might arise between you and TRILLIUM BMW CC. Any dispute relating in any way to TRILLIUM BMW CC, this website or to products you purchase from TRILLIUM BMW CC shall be subject to exclusive jurisdiction and venue of provincial and federal courts seated in Ontario, Canada and you consent to the personal jurisdiction of said courts.

Please direct correspondence to:

BMW Club of Canada - Trillium Chapter
7364 Woodbine Ave #6
Markham, ON
L3R 2N2
Canada