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Website Terms & Conditions


(1) Introduction

These terms of use govern your use of our website, which is operated by Haddock Research & Branding, Inc. Our details are set out below. Each time you use our website, you accept these terms of use in full.  If you disagree with these terms of use or any part of these terms of use, you must not use our website.
Terms and conditions applicable to Free Section Reports, Environmental Choices Reports, Ad-Hoc Research are set out in the Annexes

(2) Licence to use website
Unless otherwise stated, we or our licensors own the intellectual property rights in the website and material on the website.  Subject to the licence below, all these intellectual property rights are reserved.
You may view, download for caching purposes only, and print pages images or visual branding of Haddock Research & Branding, Inc. from the website for your own personal use, subject to the restrictions set out below and elsewhere in these terms of use.
You must not:
(a) republish material from this website (including republication on another website);
(b) sell, rent or sub-license material from the website;
(c) show any material from the website in public;
(d) reproduce, duplicate, copy or otherwise exploit material on our website for a commercial purpose;
(e) edit or otherwise modify any material on the website;
(f) redistribute material from this website except for content specifically and expressly made available for redistribution such as the “Environmental Choices Reports” or the Free Section Reports which are subject to their own specific licence terms that you must accept prior to accessing that material.
(3) Acceptable use
You may not use our website in any way that causes, or may cause, damage to the website or impairment of the availability or accessibility of the website; or in any way which is unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful, or in connection with any unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful purpose or activity.
You may not use our website to copy, store, host, transmit, send, use, publish or distribute any material which consists of (or is linked to) any spyware, computer virus, Trojan horse, worm, keystroke logger, rootkit or other malicious computer software.
You may not conduct any systematic or automated data collection activities (including without limitation scraping, data mining, data extraction and data harvesting) on or in relation to our website without our express written consent.
You must not use our website to transmit or send unsolicited commercial communications.
You must not use our website for any purposes related to marketing without our express written consent.
(4) Restricted access
Access to certain areas of our website may become restricted.  We reserve the right to restrict access to areas of our website, or indeed our whole website, at our discretion.
If we provide you with a user ID and password to enable you to access restricted areas of our website or other content or services, you must ensure that that user ID and password is kept confidential.
We may disable your user ID and password in our sole discretion without notice or explanation.
(5) User generated content
In these terms of use, “your user content” means material (including without limitation text, images, audio material, video material and audio-visual material) that you submit to our website, for whatever purpose.
You grant to us a worldwide, irrevocable, non-exclusive, royalty-free licence to use, reproduce, adapt, publish, translate and distribute your user content in any existing or future media.  You also grant to us the right to sub-license these rights, and the right to bring an action for infringement of these rights.
Your user content must not be illegal or unlawful, must not infringe any third party’s legal rights, and must not be capable of giving rise to legal action whether against you or us or a third party (in each case under any applicable law).
You must not submit any user content to the website that is or has ever been the subject of any threatened or actual legal proceedings or other similar complaint.
We reserve the right to edit or remove any material submitted to our website, or stored on our servers, or hosted or published upon our website.
Notwithstanding our rights under these terms of use in relation to user content, we do not undertake to monitor the submission of such content to, or the publication of such content on, our website.
(6) Limited warranties
Whilst we endeavour to ensure that the information on this website is correct, we do not warrant its completeness or accuracy; nor do we commit to ensuring that the website remains available or that the material on the website is kept up-to-date.
To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law we exclude all representations, warranties and conditions relating to this website and the use of this website (including, without limitation, any warranties implied by law of satisfactory quality, fitness for purpose and/or the use of reasonable care and skill).
(7) Limitations of liability
Nothing in these terms of use (or elsewhere on our website) will exclude or limit our liability for fraud, for death or personal injury caused by our negligence, or for any other liability which cannot be excluded or limited under applicable law.
Subject to this, our liability to you in relation to the use of our website and the content thereof, or under or in connection with these terms of use, whether in contract, tort (including negligence) or otherwise, will be limited as follows:
(a) to the extent that the website and certain information and services on the website are provided free-of-charge, we will not be liable for any direct or indirect loss or damage of any nature;
(b) in any event, we will not be liable for any consequential, indirect or special loss or damage;
(c) we will not be liable for any loss of profit, income, revenue, anticipated savings, contracts, business, goodwill, reputation, data, or information;
(d) we will not be liable for any loss or damage arising out of any event or events beyond our reasonable control.
Liability for paid-up content (either standard reports or ad hoc research) is covered by specific terms applicable to such content.
(8) Indemnity
You hereby indemnify us and undertake to keep us indemnified against any losses, damages, costs, liabilities and expenses (including without limitation legal expenses and any amounts paid by us to a third party in settlement of a claim or dispute on the advice of our legal advisers) incurred or suffered by us arising out of any breach by you of any provision of these terms of use, or arising out of any claim that you have breached any provision of these terms of use.
(9) Breaches of these terms of use
Without prejudice to our other rights under these terms of use, if you breach these terms of use in any way, we may take such action as we deem appropriate to deal with the breach, including suspending your access to the website, prohibiting you from accessing the website, blocking computers using your IP address from accessing the website, contacting your internet service provider to request that they block your access to the website and/or bringing court proceedings against you.
(10) Variation
We may revise these terms of use from time-to-time.  Revised terms of use will apply to the use of our website from the date of the publication of the revised terms of use on our website.  Please check this page regularly to ensure you are familiar with the current version.
(11) Assignment
We may transfer, sub-contract or otherwise deal with our rights and/or obligations under these terms of use without notifying you or obtaining your consent.
You may not transfer, sub-contract or otherwise deal with your rights and/or obligations under these terms of use.
(12) Severability
If a provision of these terms of use is determined by any court or other competent authority to be unlawful and/or unenforceable, the other provisions will continue in effect.  If any unlawful and/or unenforceable provision would be lawful or enforceable if part of it were deleted, that part will be deemed to be deleted, and the rest of the provision will continue in effect.
(13) Exclusion of third party rights
These terms of use are for the benefit of you and us, and are not intended to benefit any third party or be enforceable by any third party.  The exercise of our and your rights in relation to these terms of use is not subject to the consent of any third party.
(14) Entire agreement
These terms of use, together with our privacy policy, and Free Section Reports licence agreement, and, if applicable the Ad Hoc Research Terms constitute the entire agreement between you and us in relation to your use of our website, and supersede all previous agreements in respect of your use of this website.
(15) Law and jurisdiction
These terms of use will be governed by and construed in accordance with English law, and any disputes relating to these terms of use will be subject to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales.

(16) Registrations and authorisations2

We are registered with Industry Canada.  You can find the online version of the register athttp://www.ic.gc.ca/eic/site/ic1.nsf/eng/home. Our corporation number is 446996-8
We subscribe to the following code[s] of conduct: Peter Winters is a full member of the Market Research Society and abides by the MRS Code of Conduct, which can be consulted electronically http://www.mrs.org.uk/code.htm. Haddock is also a member of ESOMAR, and the code of conduct can be consulted electronically athttp://www.esomar.org/index.php/codes-guidelines.html  . Our G.S.T. and Q.S.T. number is 81692 7610 RT0001.

(17)  Our details

The full name of our company is Haddock Research & Branding, Inc.
We are registered in Canada under registration number [446996-8].
Our registered address is:
50, boul Beaconsfield, Beaconsfield, (QC), Canada, H9W 3Z1

Prior to June 2011, the address was:
5764 Monkland Ave., Suite 13, Montreal (QC), Canada H4A 1E9
You can contact us by email to mailto:info@haddock-research.com

Annexes

A) Free Section Report licence
(1) Introduction
This Licence governs your use of the Free Section Report documents (“Free Section Reports”) that are downloadable from our website; by using our Free Section Reports, you accept this Licence in full. If you disagree with any part of this Licence, do not use our Free Section Reports.
In this Licence, “we” means – and “our” refers to – Haddock Research & Branding, Inc..
(2) Intellectual property rights
We own the intellectual property rights in the Free Section Reports. Subject to the licence below, all our intellectual property rights are reserved.
(3) Licence to use Free Section Reports
You may view, download, print, copy, adapt, and amend the Free Section Reports, and you may publish amended or abridged of the Free Section Reports, subject to the restrictions below.

  • You may not redistribute or communicate publically the Free Section Reports as a whole.
  • Whenever including or quoting information contained within a Free Section Report you must include the following credit: “Data quoted from [title of Free Section Report], section [number], of the Environmental Choices 2008 study © Haddock Research & Branding, Inc.

(4) Limitations of liability

  • You acknowledge that we do not, under or in relation to this Licence, provide any professional advice to you, and consequently that it would be unreasonable to hold us liable in respect of your use of the Free Section Reports.
  • Whilst we endeavour to ensure that the Free Section Reports conform with relevant legal requirements and that every measure has been taken to ensure that the data they contain is accurate, we do not warrant their comprehensiveness or accuracy; nor do we not commit to ensuring that the Free Section Reports remain available or that they are kept up-to-date.
  • To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law we exclude all representations, warranties and conditions (including, without limitation, the conditions implied by law of satisfactory quality, fitness for purpose and the use of reasonable care and skill) relating to the Free Section Reports.
  • Our liability in relation to the Free Section Reports is limited and excluded to the maximum extent permitted under applicable law. We will not be liable for any direct or indirect loss or damage arising under this Licence or in connection with the Free Section Reports, whether arising in tort, contract, or otherwise – including, without limitation, any loss of profit, contracts, business, goodwill, data, income, revenue or anticipated savings.

(5) Variation
We may revise this Licence from time-to-time. Please check this page regularly to ensure you are familiar with the current version.
(6) Law and jurisdiction
This Licence will be governed by and construed in accordance with Canadian law, and any disputes relating to this Licence shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of Montreal, Canada.
10 July 2012