Welcome to Our Revolution Edmonton (OurRevolutionYEG.ca) a website operated by US citizens residing in Canada!
OurRevolutionYEG.ca (“We” or “Us”) is modeled after and operated in accordance with the principles and policies of United States Senator Bernie Sanders’ OurRevolution.com.
Our services include our website, social media platforms and other features, content, and functionality offered by us from time to time in connection with our website (the “Site”).
- agree to be bound by this Agreement;
- agree to be bound by other legal notices that may be posted on the Site from time to time.
The legally binding terms of these documents set out your rights, obligations, and restrictions regarding your use of Our Site. In order to participate in certain Volunteer Actions, you may be required to download content or software, and/or be required to agree to additional terms and conditions. Unless otherwise expressly set forth in any such additional terms and conditions applicable to the specific Services in which you choose to participate, those additional terms are hereby incorporated into this Agreement.
We reserve the right to change or update this Agreement from time to time, and any such modifications shall be effective upon posting on the Site. Your use of Our Site after a change has been posted signifies your agreement to any such changes.
THIS AGREEMENT WAS LAST UPDATED ON January 1, 2018.
By using the Site, you represent and warrant that: (a) all Registration Information you submit is truthful, accurate, current, and complete; (b) you will maintain the accuracy of such Registration Information by updating and revising it promptly; and (c) your use of the Site does not violate any applicable law or regulation.
OurRevolutionYEG.ca considers false information a violation of these terms and may suspend or cancel any Member’s access it believes to be false, inaccurate or incomplete.
If you are 13 years of age or older, you may register as a Member and use the Site and the Services. By registering as a Member and using Our Services, you affirm that you are 13 years of age or older. If you are 18 years old or older, you affirm that you are fully able and competent to enter into the terms, conditions, obligations, affirmations, representations, and warranties set forth in this Agreement, and to abide by and comply with this Agreement. If you are between the ages of 13 and 17, you affirm that your parent or guardian has reviewed and agrees to the terms and conditions of this Agreement.
The Site is not intended for individuals under 13. If you are under 13 years of age, please do not use Our Site.
The Site is for the personal use of Members for the purposes set out in this Agreement and may not be used for any purpose whatsoever other than to participate in volunteer actions on public policy issues, policies, and legislation in accordance with the terms of this Agreement. In no event can this Site be used for any commercial or for-profit endeavor or purpose, which is a violation of these terms. Any illegal, inappropriate, and/or unauthorized use of the Site, including collecting usernames and/or email addresses of Members by any means for the purpose of sending unsolicited email, may result in termination of your Membership. Commercial advertisements’ affiliate links, and other forms of solicitation may be removed from the Site without notice and may result in termination of Membership. Appropriate legal action may be taken for any illegal or unauthorized use of the Site. The Site also may not be use to raise funds for or solicit contributions to any candidate, group, organization, committee or entity, any of which will be treated as a violation of these Terms. Specific Political Actions may be exempted from the prohibition on fundraising at our discretion.
USE OF CONTENT
ACCEPTABLE CONTENT AND USE
PROHIBITED MEMBER CONTENT AND CONTENT USES
Content that, within OurRevolutionYEG.ca sole discretion:
- infringes upon or violates any third-party rights, including intellectual property rights, privacy rights, or publicity rights of others, including posting or providing links to unauthorized copies of another party’s copyrighted work
- promotes and/or encourages illegal activity in any country;
- is defamatory, libelous or slanderous in nature;
- advocates hate, violence, threats, or harm against any group, individual or entity;
- is racially, ethnically, pornographic or otherwise objectionable;
- is vulgar, obscene, profane, and/or otherwise offensive in nature;
- solicits funds for or contributions to any candidate, group, organization, committee or entity of any kind;
- discloses third-party confidential, private, or trade secret information;
- violates any right or duty under any law or under contractual or fiduciary relationships (such as inside information, proprietary and confidential information learned or disclosed as part of employment relationships or under nondisclosure agreements);
- is inconsistent with the goals, objectives, philosophies, and/or purpose of OurRevolutionYEG.ca or OurRevolution.com
- is commercial in nature.
PROHIBITED MEMBER ACTIONS AND CONDUCT AT EVENTS
OurRevolutionYEG.ca shall have the right to refuse or remove any Member that it deems, in its sole discretion, advocates or participates in actions or activities deemed inappropriate and/or in violation of the terms or spirit of this Agreement at Member events. Prohibited actions include acts that promote and/or encourage illegal activity in any country; acts that incite or promote violence, bigotry or harm against any individual or group of individuals, actions that incite, cause or promote property damage or destruction, actions that infringe on third party property rights of others or violate the rights of others in any way. Members are wholly responsible for any and all costs, including any and all legal expenses they may incur as a result of participating in any Member Action or Activity promoted or created on our Site.
OurRevolutionYEG.ca reserves the right to terminate your Membership and/or refuse or remove Member Content and/or Petition(s) at any time for any reason and without notice to you, if it believes, that your Member Content is inappropriate and/or in violation of the terms of this Agreement.
You may access content on the Site, including Member Content and other Content only as permitted under this Agreement.
You agree to not engage in the use, copying, or distribution of any of the content other than as expressly permitted herein, and that you will hold harmless OurRevolutionYEG.com for any third party use, copying, or distribution of and of the Content you upload. You agree not to circumvent, disable or otherwise interfere with security-related features of the Site. You may not copy, modify, publish, transmit, distribute, perform, display, or sell any such OurRevolutionYEG.com Intellectual Property.
You retain copyright and other intellectual property rights in and to Member Content and/or Petitions created by you, to the extent that you have such rights under applicable law.
You understand and agree that by submitting any Member Content to any area of the Site, you automatically grant (and you represent and warrant that you have the right to grant) to OurRevolutionYEG.com:
(a) a royalty-free, worldwide, fully paid up, perpetual, irrevocable, non-exclusive right and license to
(i) use, reproduce, distribute, modify, adapt, and publicly display your Member Content and/or Petition within the Site and/or on the Service as permitted by you through your interactions on and through the Site with no fees whatsoever and
(ii) use and reproduce (and to authorize third parties to use and reproduce) any of your Member Content and/or Petition in any or all media throughout the world for the purpose of transmitting or publicizing any OurRevolutionYEG.com Volunteer Action and/or the contents thereof and or any information or data relating to such;
(b) the perpetual and irrevocable right to delete any or all of your Member Content and/or Petitions from OurRevolutionYEG.com servers and from the Site, whether intentionally or unintentionally, and for any reason or no reason, without any liability of any kind to you or any other party; and
(c) a royalty-free, fully paid-up, perpetual, irrevocable, non-exclusive right and license to copy, analyze, and use any of your Member Content as OurRevolutionYEG.com may deem necessary or desirable for purposes of debugging, testing, and/or providing support services in connection with the Site.
THIRD-PARTY INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS AND INFRINGEMENT
You further understand and agree that:
(i) you are solely responsible for understanding all copyright, patent, trademark, trade secret, and other intellectual property or other laws that may apply to your Member Content hereunder;
(ii) you are solely responsible for, and OurRevolutionYEG.com will have no liability in connection with, the legal consequences of any actions or failures to act on your part while using the Site, including without limitation any legal consequences relating to your intellectual property rights; and
(iii) OurRevolutionYEG.com acknowledgement hereunder of your intellectual property rights in your Member Content and/or Petition does not constitute a legal opinion or legal advice.
You agree that even though you may retain certain copyright or other intellectual property rights with respect to Member Content and/or Petitions you upload while using the Site, you do not own the Membership you use to access the Site, nor do you own any data OurRevolutionYEG.ca stores on its servers (including without limitation any data representing or embodying any or all of your Member Content/Petitions). Your intellectual property rights do not confer any rights of access to the Site or any rights to data stored by or on behalf of OurRevolutionYEG.ca. You agree to indemnify and hold OurRevolutionYEG.ca harmless from and against all claims, costs, loss, and damages of any kind (including reasonable attorneys fees and expenses) arising from or based upon any claim that any User Content and/or Petition posted or displayed on or through the Site by you infringes the copyright or intellectual property rights of any third party.
YOUR USE OF MEMBER CONTENT
Member Content and Petitions created through the Site are provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use only and may not be downloaded, copied, reproduced, distributed, transmitted, broadcast, displayed, sold, licensed, or otherwise exploited or used for any other purposes inconsistent with the Site’s purpose without the prior written consent of OurRevolutionYEG.com You may access and use Member Content and Petitions only as permitted under this Agreement. OurRevolutionYEG.com reserves all rights not expressly granted in and to the Member Content Site. You may access Member Content solely:
- for your information and personal use; and
- as intended through the normal functionality of the OurRevolutionYEG.com Site.
You agree to not engage in the use, copying, or distribution of any of the Member Content and/or Petitions other than as expressly permitted herein, including any use, copying, or distribution for any commercial or fundraising purposes of any Member Content and/or Petition obtained through the Site. You agree not to circumvent, disable, or otherwise interfere with security-related features of the OurRevolutionYEG.com Site or features that prevent or restrict use or copying of any Member Content and/or Petition or enforce limitations on use of the Site or the Member Content and/or Petition therein. You understand that when using the Site, you will be exposed to Member Content from a variety of sources, and that OurRevolutionYEG.com is not responsible for the accuracy, usefulness, safety, or intellectual property rights of or relating to such Member Content. You further understand and acknowledge that you may be exposed to Member Content and/or Petition(s) that are offensive, inaccurate, indecent, or objectionable, and under no circumstances will OurRevolutionYEG.com be liable in any way for any Member Content and/or Petition, including, but not limited to, any errors or omissions in any Member Content and/or Petition, or for any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of the use of any Member Content and/or Petition posted, emailed, transmitted, or otherwise made available via the Service.
TERMINATION OF MEMBERSHIP
You may terminate your Membership at any time and for any reason by following the link included in each email you receive or upon our receipt of your written notification. On your election to cancel, your Membership will be canceled within 24-48 hours. OurRevolutionYEG.com reserves the right at any time for any reason or no reason to suspend or terminate your Membership, terminate this Agreement, and/or refuse any and all current or future use of the Site without notice or liability to you. Termination by OurRevolutionYEG.com is effective upon sending notice to you at the email address you provided in your initial application for Membership, or such other email address as you may later provide to Us.
PROHIBITED USE OF THE SITE
You agree that you shall not use the Service and/or the Site to:
- forward personally identifiable information from any Member to any non-Member;
- submit false User/Member information when creating or signing a Petition;
- use this Site in a manner inconsistent with any and all applicable laws and regulations of any country;
- impersonate any person or entity, real or fictitious, including, but not limited to, an OurRevolutionYEG.com employee, or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with a person or entity;
- stalk, abuse (or attempt to abuse), or otherwise harass another User/Member;
- make unauthorized use of any OurRevolutionYEG.com trademarks or service marks;
- upload, post, email, or otherwise transmit or create Member Content and/or Petitions that contain any viruses, Trojan horses, worms, spyware, time bombs, cancel bots, or other computer programming routines that are intended to damage, detrimentally interfere with, surreptitiously intercept, or expropriate any system, data, or personal information; • upload, post, email, or otherwise transmit any unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, or promotional materials, that are in the nature of “junk mail,” “spam,” “chain letters,” “pyramid schemes,” or any other form of solicitation that OurRevolutionYEG.com considers in its sole discretion to be of such nature;
- interfere with or disrupt the Site or servers or networks connected to the Site, or disobey any requirements, procedures, policies, or regulations of networks connected to the Site;
- attempt to gain access to any other Member’s Membership account or password;
- include links to personal or commercial Web pages and/or websites that We, in Our sole discretion, deem incompatible with the goals and/or philosophy of Our-Revoluyion.ca or include links to any donation page for any cause, candidate, organization, committee or entity;
- provide information that you know is false or misleading;
- post or provide links to your or other Member passwords;
- post or provide links to information relating to circumventing this Site’s or any other website’s protected software; or
- post links to expressly solicit personal information from anyone under the age of 18. Any violation by you of the terms of the foregoing provisions may result in immediate and permanent suspension or cancellation of your Membership. You agree that OurRevolutionYEG.com may take whatever steps it deems necessary to abridge or prevent behavior of any sort on the Site in its sole discretion, without notice to you.
LINKS TO THIRD-PARTY SITES
MAINTENANCE AND OUTAGES
From time to time, as is typical with online Services, OurRevolutionYEG.com may need to perform maintenance on or make modifications to the Site that require the Site to be unavailable for periods of time (“System Downtime”). Where possible, we will provide you with advance notice of planned System Downtimes, as well as their approximate duration. Please note that the duration of planned System Downtime may exceed the initial estimate. In addition, events such as natural disasters, power outages, or technical emergencies may cause unscheduled System Downtime. OurRevolutionYEG.com reserves the right to interrupt the Site with or without prior notice for any reason or no reason. You agree that OurRevolutionYEG.com will not be liable for any interruption of the Site, delay or failure to perform. You further understand that OurRevolutionYEG.com has the right at any time for any reason or no reason to change and/or eliminate any aspect(s) of the Site as it sees fit in its sole discretion.
DISCLAIMERS, DAMAGES, AND LIABILITY
You agree that OurRevolutionYEG.com (collectively, “we” or “Us”) is not responsible for any Member Content and/or Petitions posted on the Site. OurRevolutionYEG.com are not responsible for the conduct, whether online or offline, of any user or Member. We assume no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, User or Member communications. OurRevolutionYEG.com are not responsible for any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer systems, servers or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of email or players on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any Site or combination thereof, including injury or damage to Users and/or Members or to any other person’s computer related to or resulting from participating or downloading materials in connection with the Site and/or Services. Under no circumstances will OurRevolutionYEG.com be responsible for any loss or damage, including but not limited to personal injury or death, resulting from anyone’s use of the Site or the Services, any Member Content posted on the Site or transmitted to Members, or any interactions between Users of the Site, whether online or offline. The Site and the Services are provided “AS IS” and (to the extent legally permitted) OurRevolutionYEG.com expressly disclaims any warranty of fitness for a particular purpose or non-infringement, and further expressly disclaims any implied warranty and terms and conditions. OurRevolutionYEG.com cannot guarantee and does not promise any specific results from use of the Site and/or the Services. In no event will OurRevolutionYEG.com be liable to you or any third person for any indirect, consequential, exemplary, incidental, special, or punitive damages, including lost profits arising from your use of the Site or the Services, or of Our termination of your Membership, even if OurRevolutionYEG.com has been advised of the possibility of such damages.
You hereby agree to release OurRevolutionYEG.com and all respective officers, directors, agents, volunteers and employees from claims, demands, and damages (actual and consequential) of every kind and nature, known and unknown, arising out of or in any way connected with your use of the Site. If you are a California resident, you waive California Civil Code § 1542, which says: “A general release does not extend to claims which the creditor does not know or suspect to exist in his favor at the time of executing the release, which if known by him must have materially affected his settlement with the debtor.”
You hereby agree to defend, indemnify, and hold OurRevolutionYEG.com and all respective officers, directors, agents, volunteers and employees, from all damages, liabilities, claims, and expenses, including without limitation attorneys’ fees and costs, arising from any breach of this Agreement by you, or from or based on your use of the Site and, any action or inaction by you in connection with the deletion, alteration, transfer, or other loss of Member Content(s), status, or other data held in connection with your Membership, Claims, or Disputes.
No agency, partnership, joint venture, employee-employer, or franchiser-franchisee relationship is intended or created by this Agreement.