Terms & Conditions

Ottawa Humane Society

245 W Hunt Club Rd, Ottawa, ON K2E 1A6

Tel: 613-725-3166 x237

Email: events@ottawahumane.ca 

  • Terms of Use
  • This website, authorized by Ottawa Humane Society and operated by our supplier BUMP Worldwide A Division of CBN, (collectively referred to as "We," "our," or "us"), is governed by the following Terms of Use. By accessing and using this website and its content (the "Site"), you agree to comply with these Terms, including Schedule A, as well as all applicable laws. Your use of this Site signifies your acceptance of these Terms without limitation or qualification. Please be aware that we may update the information on this Site and these Terms at any time without prior notice, so we recommend reviewing them regularly.

  • Privacy Policy
  • We value the privacy of your personal information. Please review Ottawa Humane Society’s Privacy Policy (https://forthelovelottery.ca/pages/privacy-policy) for details on how we collect, use, disclose, and manage your personal information.

  • Restrictions on Use
  • You may not copy, reproduce, reuse, retransmit, adapt, publish, frame, post, upload, modify, broadcast, or distribute any content on this Site (the "Content") in any manner, including for public or commercial purposes, without our prior written consent. Using third parties' likenesses, names, or properties without their express permission is prohibited. You are also prohibited from sending unlawful, harmful, threatening, libelous, defamatory, obscene, scandalous, inflammatory, pornographic, indecent, or profane material to the Site or engaging in activities that violate any law. While we may review, edit, or delete materials submitted to this Site, we are not obligated to do so. We reserve the right to cancel registrations or accounts on this Site at any time without notice or liability, including in cases of technical problems, irregularities, or misuse.

  • User Responsibility
  • Any content submitted by a user, whether publicly or privately posted, e-mailed, transmitted, uploaded, or otherwise submitted to us via this Site or our social media channels ("Submitted Content") is the sole responsibility of the person who submitted it. You acknowledge and agree that you are entirely responsible for all Submitted Content you post, e-mail, transmit, upload, or otherwise submit via this Site or the services provided through it (the "Services"), including its accuracy. We do not control the Submitted Content posted on the Site and do not guarantee its accuracy, integrity, or quality. We will not be liable for any loss, damage, or injury related to, or arising from, any Content (including Submitted Content), including errors or omissions in any Content or any loss or damage incurred from using Submitted Content. By using any Service, you agree not to post, e-mail, transmit, upload, or submit any Submitted Content that violates these Terms or is otherwise objectionable.

  • Submitted Content
  • By posting, e-mailing, transmitting, uploading, or otherwise submitting any Submitted Content to this Site, including but not limited to chat rooms, forums, reporting/blogging Services, review upload Services, or visual art-form upload Services, you agree to be bound by the Submission Release Terms and Conditions outlined in Schedule A. Please read the applicable submission release terms and conditions before submitting any content to this Site or Service.

  • Disclaimer
  • We strive to make the Site and its contents reliable, but inaccuracies may occur. Therefore, you agree that your use of the Site is at your own risk and that it is provided "as is." To the fullest extent permitted by law, we and our related parties disclaim all warranties regarding the Site and shall not be responsible or liable for any damages resulting from statements, errors, or omissions on the Site, Content infringing third-party rights, computer viruses, linking to other sites, or any other matters related to the Site or its use.

  • Indemnification
  • By using this Site, you agree to indemnify, defend, and hold us and our related parties harmless from all damages, costs, and expenses, including reasonable legal fees, arising from:

    • Claims for intellectual property rights infringement, libel, or defamation related to Submitted Content.
    • Activities related to your internet account, including negligent or wrongful conduct.
    • Your breach of these Terms.
    • Any other matters related to this Site and your use of it.

    You also agree to cooperate with us in the defense of any such matter, and we reserve the right, at your expense, to assume exclusive defense and control of any matter subject to indemnification by you.

  • Website Privacy
  • This Site may contain links to other websites that we do not own or operate. We do not control, recommend, or endorse these sites or their content, products, services, or privacy policies. You should exercise caution when leaving this Site and review the privacy policies and terms of other sites. We may use tools such as Google Analytics Demographics and Interests tracking and cookies (including Meta Pixels) to enhance your website experience. You can set your internet browser to reject cookies or receive notifications when a website attempts to place a cookie on your browser.

  • Governing Law
  • This Site is controlled and operated from Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, regardless of the location of hosting servers. All matters related to the Site are governed by the laws of the Province of Ontario, without regard to conflict or choice of law principles. You agree that any legal proceedings related to the Site shall take place in appropriate courts located in the City of Hamilton. We do not imply that the Site or its materials are suitable for use outside of the province of Ontario, Canada.

    Schedule A

    Submission Release Terms & Conditions

    • Photos: You grant us a non-exclusive, royalty-free, perpetual worldwide right and license to use, reproduce, store, transmit, and communicate your photographic materials or images ("Photos") on any electronic distribution platform or device, including but not limited to websites, phones, personal digital assistants, pagers, and other wireless devices. You must own all rights to the Photos and have permission from individuals appearing in them.
    • Submitted Content: You grant us an unlimited right and license to copy, adapt, transmit, communicate, display, perform, distribute, and create derivative works from your Submitted Content. This license is valid for the full term of copyright. You must have the right to grant these rights and ensure they are free of any claims, rights, or obligations.
    • Waiver of Moral Rights: You waive any and all moral rights related to your Photos and Submitted Content.
    • Indemnification: You agree to indemnify us from any claims, actions, losses, or expenses arising from any breach of your representations and warranties.
    • Termination: You have no right to terminate the permissions granted herein and waive any rights to seek injunctive or equitable relief against us.
    • Legal Advice: You acknowledge obtaining independent legal advice or waiving the right to do so in connection with these terms.
    • Release: You release us and our respective parties from any claims, actions, liabilities, and demands related to the exercise of our rights under these terms.