Last modified on November 18, 2019
Introduction and Acceptance
The Website is owned and operated by 8x Labs Inc., doing business as 8x™ (“8x”). Where the present TOU refer to “8x”, they may refer to 8x Labs Inc. and/or its officers, directors, employees, agents or representatives, depending on the context. In these TOU, a Website visitor may be referred to as “you”.
8x reserves the right, at any time and without prior notice, to modify or replace any of the TOU. Any changes to the TOU can be found at this URL. It is your responsibility to check the TOU periodically for changes. Your use of the Website following the posting of any changes to the TOU constitutes acceptance of those changes.
If you have any questions about the TOU, please contact:
8x Labs Inc.
350-204 Notre-Dame West
H2Y 1T3 Canada
General Code of Conduct for Use of the Website
By visiting and / or using the Website, you agree to:
(i) Not use the Website in any manner that in any way violates these TOU;
(ii) Not use the Website in any manner that violates any intellectual property rights of 8x or any third party;
(iii) Not use the Website in any manner to propagate spam, including but not limited to unsolicited advertising or bulk electronic mail or messages, including to link to a spam or phishing website;
(iv) Not use the Website in any manner to propagate software viruses, Trojan horses, worms, or any other malicious or non-malicious computer code, files, or programs that are designed or intended to disrupt, damage, limit or interfere with the proper function of any software, hardware, or telecommunications equipment in any form whether belonging to 8x or a third party, or to damage or obtain unauthorized access to any system, data, or other information (whether Personal Information or not) of 8x, other Website users, or any other third party;
(v) Not: (1) take any action that imposes or may impose (as determined by 8x in its sole discretion) an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on 8x’s (or its third party providers’) infrastructures; (2) interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper functioning of the Website or any activities conducted on the Website; (3) bypass any measures 8x may use to prevent or restrict access to the Website or any element thereof; (4) use manual or automated software, devices, or other processes to “crawl” or “spider” any page of the Website; or (5) harvest or scrape any content from the Website in an unreasonable manner;
(vi) Use the Website in good faith, and in compliance with all applicable local, provincial, national, and international laws.
In no way will 8x be held responsible for any damages, direct or indirect, pecuniary or non-pecuniary: (1) for your use of websites or other services that may be linked to from the Website or the information thereon; (2) for any virus, Trojan horse, worm or other similar destructive file received as a result of your use of those websites or services; (3) caused by or in connection with, use of or reliance on any content, or products or services (whether free or for purchase) available on or through any linked-to website or service; or (4) for the actions of the operators of any such website or service.
Opinions and Content
Unless otherwise indicated in writing, any opinions expressed on this Website are those of the authors only and not those of 8x or any third party providers. Some content displayed on this Website may be content embedded from third party services and therefore may be subject to the terms of service of these services, as applicable.
Copyright and Intellectual Property Rights
The content, arrangement and layout of the Website, including but not limited to the trademarks, photos, logos, videos, audio, images, text (in the form of plain text, HTML, or PDFs) and computer code are proprietary to 8x, either owned or under license, and may not be copied, imitated, reproduced, displayed, distributed, transmitted, decompiled or otherwise used without the express permission of 8x, or as permitted by the functionality of the Website or these TOU. Any unauthorized use of the content, arrangement or layout of the Website, computer code, images, logos, videos, audio or trademarks found in the Website or any derivative works thereof may violate civil or criminal laws, including but not limited to intellectual property laws, and 8x may take action accordingly.
If you choose to communicate to 8x suggestions for improvements to the Website or any product or service mentioned on the Website (collectively, “Feedback”), 8x shall own all right, title, and interest in and to the Feedback and will be entitled to use the Feedback without restriction. You hereby irrevocably assign all right, title and interest in and to the Feedback to 8x and waive in favor of 8x, its successors and assigns all your moral rights in the Feedback, and agree to provide 8x such assistance as 8x may require to document, perfect, and maintain 8x’s rights to the Feedback. You acknowledge and agree that, by providing any Feedback to 8x, you are not entitled to any compensation or reimbursement of any kind from 8x under any circumstances.
Interruption of Service
From time to time, the Website may be unavailable for brief periods of time for maintenance and/or modifications to the Website. While we will endeavour to make this unavailability as brief as possible, 8x shall not be held liable for any losses or damages, pecuniary or non-pecuniary, resulting from the interruption of the normal functioning of the Website, and disclaims any responsibility thereto.
Termination of the Website and the TOU
8x may also, in its sole discretion and at any time, discontinue providing the Website, or any part thereof, with or without notice. You agree that 8x shall not be liable to you or any third party for any losses or damages, pecuniary or non-pecuniary, resulting from termination of your access to the Website, or from 8x’s termination of the Website or any part thereof.
Termination of the Website or your access to the Website shall terminate the present TOU as between you and 8x. All provisions of these TOU which by their nature should survive termination of these TOU shall survive termination, including without limitation, intellectual property provisions, disclaimers, indemnity and limitations of liability.
Disclaimer of Warranties
You expressly understand and agree that your use of the Website, the information thereon (whether provided by 8x or third parties) or any activity arising from your use of the Website or the information thereon or the materials downloaded therefrom is at your sole risk. The Website, any materials downloaded therefrom, or any third party materials, are provided on an "as is" and "as available" basis, and you will be solely responsible for any damage to your computer system or loss of data that results from the download, stream or access of any material obtained through the use of the Website or any other functionalities of the Website, or losses or damages (financial or otherwise) resulting from (i) your use of the Website, the information thereon, any materials downloaded therefrom, or (ii) any activity arising from the use of the Website, the information thereon or any materials downloaded therefrom.
The information or resources provided through the Website, written or produced by 8x staff, freelance writers or other subcontractors are known to be as accurate as possible at the time of writing or production, and every effort has been made to ensure that the information from the Website is as accurate and up-to-date as possible. However, certain information may change, and errors or omissions may occur, and 8x shall not be responsible for any loss or damage, financial or otherwise, resulting from changes or errors in information, or any omission, on the Website.
8x expressly disclaims all warranties of any kind, whether express or implied, including but not limited to: warranties of title and non-infringement; warranties that the Website, the information thereon or any materials downloaded therefrom, and any third party materials will be uninterrupted, error-free, accurate, reliable and free from virus and other harmful components; and the implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose. 8x, and its directors, officers, employees, agents, suppliers, partners and subcontractors do not warrant that: (i) the Website will be secure or available at any particular time or location; (ii) any defects or errors or omissions will be corrected; (iii) any content or software available at or through the Website is free of viruses or other harmful components; or (iv) the results of using the Website or any content downloaded therefrom will meet your requirements.
Limitation Of Liability
8x shall not be liable and assumes no responsibility for any loss or damages arising from or in relating to the information on the Website or downloaded therefrom, the use of the Website, activities arising from your use of the Website, or any third party materials on the Website.
To the maximum extent permitted by law, in no event will 8x, its shareholders, officers, directors, employees, licensors, suppliers, subcontractors or agents: (i) be liable for any indirect, incidental, extraordinary, consequential, special, punitive or exemplary damages (including, without limitation, loss of revenue or profits, lost or damaged data, loss of use, business interruption or any other pecuniary loss), arising out of or relating to the Website or your use, misuse or inability to use the Website, even if 8x has been advised of the possibility of such damages. This limitation of liability will apply regardless of the form of action, whether in whether in contract, warranty, tort, negligence, strict liability or under any other legal theory.
Notwithstanding anything to the contrary in the TOUs, in no event will 8x’s aggregate liability for any claims in connection with your use of the Website exceed the higher of (i) CAD$100 or (ii) the fees paid by you to 8x during the 12-month period preceding the event from which the liability arises.
Governing Laws and Jurisdiction
The use of the Website shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the Province of Québec in force at the time without regard to conflict of law provisions. You agree that any legal action or proceeding between you and 8x shall be brought exclusively in the courts located in the Judicial District of Montréal (Québec), Canada. The foregoing choice of jurisdiction and venue shall not prevent you or 8x from seeking injunctive relief with respect to a violation of intellectual property rights, enforcement or recognition of any award or order in any appropriate jurisdiction. You and 8x expressly disclaim applicability of the terms of the United Nations Convention of Contracts for the International Sale of Goods and any legislation implementing such Convention will not apply to these TOU nor to any dispute arising therefrom.
(ii) 8x shall not be liable for any failure to perform its obligations under the present TOU where such failure results from any cause beyond 8x’s reasonable control, including, but not limited to, mechanical, electronic or communications failure or degradation.
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Last modified on December 1st, 2018
Introduction, Acceptance and Definitions
Welcome to the 8xlabs.com website located at http://8xlabs.com/ (the “Website”) which includes all subdomains present and future. We hope you enjoy your visit and / or use of the Website.
The Website is owned and operated by 8x Labs Inc. doing business as 8x™ (“8x”). Where the present Policy refers to 8x, it may refer to 8x Labs Inc. and/or its officers, directors, employees, agents or representatives, depending on the context.
In this Policy, a Website visitor or user may be referred to as “you”. Where you (or you acting on behalf of a company or other organization) have registered to use 8x’s services (the “Services”), you may be referred to as a “Customer” in this Policy.
8x reserves the right, at any time and without prior notice, to modify or replace any provisions hereof. It is your responsibility to check the Policy periodically for changes. Your use of the Website and/or the Services following the posting of any changes to the Policy constitutes acceptance of those changes.
If you have any questions about the Policy or if you wish to inquire about and / or access any Personal Information 8x holds about you, please contact:
8x Labs Inc.
350-204 Notre-Dame West
H2Y 1T3 Canada
General Statement of Privacy and Protection of Personal Information
8x takes your privacy and security of Personal Information very seriously. This Policy describes the limited ways the information is used and the limited access to such information.
This Policy covers the treatment of personally identifiable information (“Personal Information”) and other information gathered by 8x when you are using or accessing the Website or using the Services. This Policy also covers 8x’s treatment of any Personal Information that 8x may share with its business partners or other third parties under very limited circumstances.
The Policy also covers “Customer Data”, which is all electronic data or information (in whatever form, including but not limited to photos, logos, other graphic forms, video, audio, and text) that you create while using the Services or that you display, post, submit, transmit or otherwise make available on or through the Website or Services.
This Policy does not apply to the general practices and treatment of information (whether personal or not) by third parties that 8x does not own or control, including but not limited to any third party websites or services that you elect to access through the Website or via a link from the Website (“Third Party Website”), or to individuals that 8x does not manage or employ. While we attempt to facilitate access or link only to those Third Party Websites that share our respect for your privacy, we cannot take responsibility for the content or privacy policies of those Third Party Websites. We encourage you to carefully review the privacy policies of any Third Party Website you access.
Finally, this Policy does not cover any Personal Information you send to 8x via any non-secured mode of communications such as email, instant messenger or social networks, as communications via these methods may be subject to interception, loss, or alteration. While we welcome your comments and suggestions sent to us in this manner, we encourage you to carefully examine what Personal Information you send to 8x via these methods.
No Collection of Personal Information as a Matter of Course
8x does not, as a matter of course, gather any of your Personal Information while you are using the Website or Services, unless you are asked to provide such information, for example by signing up for an account. Personal Information is only gathered with your informed consent. Where you have provided Personal Information, it will only be used for the stated purpose, as detailed more specifically in the next section.
Limited Gathering of Information for Statistical, Analytical and Security Purposes
8x automatically collects certain information using a third-party analytics program, Google Analytics or similar program to help us understand how our users use the Website and Services, but none of this information identifies you personally. For example, each time you visit the Website, we automatically collect certain information such as your IP address, browser and computer type, access times, the web page from which you came, and the web page(s) you access (as applicable). We use information collected in this manner only to better understand your needs and the needs of the Website users in the aggregate. 8x also makes use of information gathered for statistical purposes to keep track of the number of visits to the Website and the specific pages on the Website with a view to introducing improvements.
Non-disclosure of Personal Information to Third Parties
Mailing List Management and Anti-Spam Law
8x may use third party software to manage our mailing list and send out emails. Personal Information (your name and email address) is transferred to such service in order for the mailing list to function properly. Your Personal Information is only used to send out emails properly; it is our understanding that such service does not use this Personal Information for any other purpose, and will not transfer or sell your Personal Information to any other third party.
You may unsubscribe from 8x’s mailing list at any time, by following the link at the bottom of all 8x emails. Please note if you unsubscribe from 8x’s emails, you may not receive important information about your account.
8x is committed to ensuring that we respect anti-spam legislation, specifically the Canadian law informally known as Canada’s Anti-Spam Law (“CASL”, S.C. 2010, c. 23). If you believe you have received emails from us in violation of this law, please contact us using the contact information further up in this Policy.
Access to and Deletion of Personal Information
If you wish to inquire about and access what Personal Information 8x holds about you, or if you wish to delete any Personal Information held about you from our databases, please contact us using the information further up in this Policy. Please note that deletion of your Personal Information may make it impossible for you to use the Website or the Services.
Tracking Technology ("Cookies")
8x uses tracking technology (“cookies”) on the Website and by using the Website or Services you agree to their use. Cookies are small text files placed on your hard drive when you visit a website, in order to track use of the site and to improve the user experience by storing certain data on your computer. The Website and Services uses “session cookies,” which improve your user experience by storing certain information from your current visit on your computer.
· to keep track of preferences you specify while you are using our Services;
· to provide general internal and user analytics;
· to conduct research to improve the content of the Website and Services;
· to assist in identifying possible fraudulent activities.
Risks Associated with the Internet
Despite 8x's best efforts to ensure that third parties will not access or obtain your Personal Information through your use of the Website or Services, complete confidentiality and security cannot currently be guaranteed on the Internet. Communication via the Internet is subject to interception, loss, or alteration. You acknowledge and agree that 8x cannot be held responsible for damages resulting from the transmission of confidential information or Personal Information over the Internet and that such communications are at your own risk.
Limitation of Liability
8x, and/or its respective officers, directors, shareholders, owners, officials, partners, partnerships, principals, employees, affiliates and other related entities, servants, agents, representatives, successors and assigns, will not be held liable for any losses or damages (pecuniary or otherwise) resulting from the misuse of any information collected by any third party, or any misuse of any information collected through the Website or Services not in violation of the Policy.
Compliance with Privacy Laws
This Policy and 8x’s practices in general are designed to be in compliance with Canada’s Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act (“PIPEDA”, S.C. 2000, c. 5). If you have any questions regarding this compliance, please contact us using the contact information further up in this Policy.
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