If you are an applicant, the site may allow you to communicate with Altus and certain Canadian and American educational institutions (the “programs”) by email or by some other electronic means. If you are a program, the site may allow you to communicate with Altus and its applicants by email or by some other electronic means.
Except as required by applicable privacy laws, Altus will not provide you with any results, feedback or other information in connection with your use of Altus’ services or your performance in connection with the services. Altus is not responsible for the manner in which the programs use any information provided to them by Altus.
Altus may issue to you a token to create an account, username (a “username”) and password (a “password”) to permit you to access Altus’ online services, or any other portal access portion of the site (each an “account”). You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of the password you use in association with your account and are responsible for all activities that occur under your username and password. You agree to notify Altus immediately of any unauthorized use of your password or account or any other breach of security, and to ensure that you exit from your account at the end of each session. Altus will not be liable for any loss or damage arising from Altus’ failure or your failure to protect your password or account information.
When you register an account with the site, you agree (i) to provide true, accurate, current and complete information about yourself as prompted by any registration form, and (ii) to maintain and promptly update such information to ensure it remains true, accurate, current and complete. If Altus has reasonable grounds to suspect that such information is untrue, inaccurate, not current or incomplete, Altus has the right to suspend or terminate your access to all or part of the Site.
All payments made to Altus are non-refundable, and only valid for the current application cycle.
The site content is protected by copyright law and is owned by Altus and its licensors, or the party accredited as the provider of the site content. Except as granted in the limited license herein, any use of the site content, including modification, transmission, presentation, distribution, republication, or other exploitation of the site or of the site content, whether in whole or in part, is prohibited without the express prior written consent of Altus.
If you believe your rights under copyright law are being infringed by the uploading, posting, display or other distribution of your copyrighted content to our site, please provide us with a written, signed notice of the alleged infringement, which includes the signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the right being allegedly infringe, detailed identification of the works you claim to have been infringed, a statement of your good faith belief that the use of the work on the site is not authorized by the copyright owner. Please send such notices to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Subject to the terms and conditions of this agreement, you are hereby granted a limited, non-transferable and non-exclusive license to access, view and use the site and the site content for your personal, non-commercial use. You may not copy and/or repost items comprising the site content online. You must also abide by any additional requirements governing the use of any specific site content that may be set out in the site. In the event of a conflict between the terms of a license governing specific content and this agreement, the terms of the specific license shall govern.
Without limiting the generality of any other terms contained in this agreement, you cannot use the site or site contents for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by this agreement. Furthermore, you cannot engage in any activities that could damage, disable, or impair any Altus server or interfere with any other party’s use or enjoyment of the site or site contents. You cannot attempt to gain unauthorized access to any services, other accounts, computer systems or networks connected to any Altus service or any site contents. You cannot collect content or information or otherwise access our site using automated means (such as harvesting bots, robots, spiders, or scrapers).
Certain words, phrases, names, designs or logos used on the site may be protected as trademarks, service marks or trade names of Altus or other entities. Without limiting the foregoing, CASPer™ is a trademark controlled by Altus. Nothing contained on this site should be construed as granting any license or right to use any trademark, logo, or design displayed on this site without the express written permission of Altus or the respective owner.
The site contains links to third-party websites. These links are provided solely as a convenience to you and not as an endorsement by Altus of any third-party website or the content thereof. Unless expressly stated, Altus does not operate any third-party website linked to the site and is not responsible for the content of any third-party website, nor does it make any representation, warranty or covenant of any kind regarding any third-party website including, without limitation, (i) any representation, warranty or covenant regarding the legality, accuracy, reliability, completeness, timeliness or suitability of any content on such third-party websites, (ii) any representation, warranty or covenant regarding the merchantability and/or fitness for a particular purpose of any third-party websites or material, content, software, goods, or services located at or made available through such third-party websites, or (iii) any representation, warranty or covenant that the operation of such third-party websites will be uninterrupted or error free, that defects or errors in such third-party websites will be corrected, or that such third-party websites will be free from viruses or other harmful components.
While Altus encourages links to the site, it does not wish to be linked to or from any third-party website which contains, posts or transmits any unlawful or indecent information of any kind, including, without limitation (i) any content constituting or encouraging conduct that would constitute a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability or otherwise violate any local, state, provincial, national, international law or regulation which may be damaging or detrimental to the activities, operations, credibility or integrity of Altus, or (ii) any website which contains, posts or transmits any material or information of any kind which violates or infringes upon the rights of others, including material which is an invasion of privacy or publicity rights, or which is protected by copyright, trademark or other proprietary rights. Altus reserves the right to prohibit or refuse to accept any link to the site, including, without limitation, any link which contains or makes available any content or information of the foregoing nature, at any time. You agree to remove any link you may have to the Site upon the request of Altus.
Although, Altus takes reasonable measures to secure communications from and with this site. However, information sent or received over the Internet can be compromised despite such measures. Altus cannot guarantee the security or confidentiality of any communication to or from the site.
Modification to site
Altus reserves the right any time, and from time to time, to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, the site (or any part thereof) with or without notice to you. Altus shall have no liability to you or any third party for any modifications, suspension or discontinuance of the site or any part thereof.
EXCLUSION OF WARRANTIES
WHILE ALTUS MAKES EVERY EFFORT TO MAINTAIN ACCURATE AND UP TO DATE INFORMATION ON THE SITE, NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES ARE MADE CONCERNING THE ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS, TIMELINESS OR RELIABILITY OF THE SITE CONTENT OR SERVICES. YOU ASSUME ALL RISKS ASSOCIATED WITH YOUR USE OF THE SITE. YOU ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR INDEPENDENTLY VERIFYING THE TRUTH AND ACCURACY OF ANY INFORMATION YOU OBTAIN FROM THE SITE THAT IS SUBMITTED BY OTHER USERS OF THE SITE. THIS SITE, AND THE SITE CONTENT, AND ANY PRODUCTS OR SERVICES MADE AVAILABLE ON THIS SITE ARE PROVIDED, EXCEPT AS OTHERWISE SET OUT IN WRITING, “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE”. ALL REPRESENTATIONS, WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT ARE DISCLAIMED. THE SITE CONTENT, PRODUCTS OR SERVICES MADE AVAILABLE ON THIS SITE MAY BE CHANGED WITHOUT NOTICE. NO REPRESENTATION OR WARRANTY IS GIVEN THAT ACCESS TO THIS SITE OR ANY SITES LINKED TO THIS SITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, THAT THIS SITE WILL OPERATE ERROR-FREE, OR THAT THIS SITE OR THE SITE CONTENT OR PRODUCTS OR SERVICES AVAILABLE HEREIN ARE FREE OF COMPUTER VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. THIS SITE OR ANY PORTION THEREOF MAY BE UNAVAILABLE AT ANY TIME.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
ACCESS AND USE OF THIS SITE IS AT YOUR OWN RISK. IN NO EVENT SHALL ALTUS, ITS DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES OR AGENTS BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANY THIRD PARTY FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES WHATSOEVER, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, DAMAGES FOR LOST REVENUE, LOST OR DAMAGED DATA OR OTHER COMMERCIAL OR ECONOMIC LOSS, WHETHER BASED IN CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE) OR ANY OTHER THEORY OF LIABILITY, ARISING OUT OF YOUR ACCESS TO OR USE OF THIS SITE OR ANY CONSEQUENCES FLOWING THEREFROM. THE FOREGOING LIMITATION SHALL APPLY EVEN IF ALTUS HAS BEEN ADVISED OR SHOULD HAVE KNOWN OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGE.
ALTUS ALSO EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ANY AND ALL LIABILITY FOR THE ACTS, OMISSIONS AND CONDUCT OF ANY THIRD-PARTY USER, INCLUDING PROGRAMS, OF THE SITE, OR ANY ADVERTISER OR SPONSOR OF THE SITE (“THIRD-PARTY”). UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL ALTUS, ITS OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, LICENSORS AND THEIR RESPECTIVE SUCCESSORS AND ASSIGNS, BE LIABLE FOR ANY INJURY, LOSS, DAMAGE (INCLUDING DIRECT, SPECIAL, INDIRECT, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES), OR EXPENSE ARISING IN ANY MANNER WHATSOEVER FROM (I) THE ACTS, OMISSIONS OR CONDUCT OF ANY THIRD-PARTY, AND (II) ANY ACCESS, USE, RELIANCE UPON OR INABILITY TO USE ANY MATERIALS, CONTENT, GOODS OR SERVICES LOCATED AT, OR MADE AVAILABLE AT, ANY WEBSITE LINKED TO OR FROM THE SITE, REGARDLESS OF THE CAUSE AND WHETHER ARISING IN CONTRACT (INCLUDING FUNDAMENTAL BREACH), TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE), OR OTHERWISE. THE FOREGOING LIMITATION SHALL APPLY EVEN IF Altus KNEW OF OR OUGHT TO HAVE KNOWN OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.
You agree to indemnify Altus and each of its respective officers, directors, employees and agents from and against any and all claims, demands, liabilities, costs, or expenses whatsoever, including without limitation reasonable legal fees and disbursements, resulting directly or indirectly from: (a) your breach of any of these terms and conditions of use; (b) the use of your account; (c) your access to or use of this Site or any website to which this Site is or may be linked from time to time; (d) your use of, reliance on, or publication, communication or distribution of anything on or from this Site; or (e) your violation of any law or regulation.
These terms and conditions of use shall be governed by the laws in force in the Province of Ontario, Canada without regard to the conflict of laws provisions therein. You irrevocably submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts located in the Province of Ontario. The parties hereto are independent contractors. These terms and conditions of use are not intended to create a partnership, joint venture, or agency relationship between the parties. Except for any written agreement with Altus that expressly references this agreement, this is the entire agreement between you and Altus relating to the matters contained herein and shall not be modified except in writing by Altus. Altus may, at any time, in its discretion, assign this agreement to a third party. Any consent by Altus to, or waiver of, a breach of this agreement which you have committed, whether express or implied, shall not constitute a consent to, or waiver of any other, different or subsequent breach. The invalidity or unenforceability of any provision of this agreement or any covenant contained herein shall not affect the validity or enforceability of any other provision or covenant contained herein and any such invalid provision or covenant shall be deemed severable from the rest of this agreement.
Questions or comments regarding the site should be directed by email to email@example.com.
Altus may terminate your right to use the site, or any part of the site should you breach (as determined by Altus in its sole discretion) the terms and conditions. If your breach is capable of being cured, Altus may, in its sole discretion, give you up to thirty (30) days to cure the breach before terminating use.
IF YOU DO NOT AGREE WITH THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE, YOU MUST IMMEDIATELY TERMINATE YOUR USE OF THIS SITE.