I. Terms and Conditions of Use – GiveLo.ca
1. Acceptance of Terms of Use
By accessing this website (GiveLo.ca), you (the User”) are agreeing to be bound by
these Terms and Conditions of Use (the Terms”), all applicable laws and regulations,
and agree that you are responsible for compliance with any applicable local laws.
If you do not agree with the Terms, you should discontinue your use of this website
immediately. Accessing or utilizing GiveLo.ca, constitutes your acceptance of the
Terms and your agreement to be bound by such Terms.
As a condition of utilizing GiveLo.ca, you agree to indemnify, waive, release and
forever discharge GiveLo.ca, it subsidiaries, affiliates, assigns, directors,
shareholders, employees, contractors, representatives, agents, successors, assigns
and other authorized or affiliated parties, from all claims, losses and liability
(including all reasonable legal fees and expenses) that may arise out of or as a result
of your use of GiveLo.ca or any interactions you may have with merchants associated
with GiveLo.ca.
2. License to Use
a. Permission is granted to a User to temporarily download one (1) copy of the
materials (information) on GiveLo.ca for personal, non-commercial viewing and
purposes only. This is the grant of a license, not a transfer of title, and under
this time-limited license, you may not:
i. Modify or copy the materials;
ii. Use the materials for any commercial purpose, or for any public display
(commercial or non-commercial);
iii. Attempt to decompile or reverse engineer any software contained on
iv. Remove any copyright or other proprietary notations from the materials;
v. Transfer the materials to another person or "mirror" the materials on any
other server.
b. This license shall automatically terminate if you violate any of these
restrictions and may be terminated by GiveLo.ca at any time, without advance
notice. Upon terminating your viewing of these materials or upon the
termination of this license, you must destroy any downloaded materials in your
possession, whether in electronic or printed format.
3. Conditions
GiveLo.ca reserves the sole right to make changes to the Terms, as is deemed
necessary or desirable, without prior notification to any User or merchant. Such
changes may include, but are not limited to, the addition or increase of certain fees
or charges. Accordingly, GiveLo.ca strongly recommends that all Users re-read the
Terms from time to time, to ensure they are aware of any such changes.
Any charges to the Terms are effective immediately upon being posted anywhere on
GiveLo.ca. By continuing to use GiveLo.ca after any changes are made to the Terms,
you implicitly agree to and acknowledge the most current version of the Terms and
that you are in acceptance of such changes. If you do not agree to any amended
Terms, you must discontinue your use of GiveLo.ca. It is the User’s sole responsibility
to frequently review the Terms to ensure they are aware of any changes to the
Terms. All Users acknowledge that regardless of when a User last visited GiveLo.ca, it
is the most recent version of the Terms that will govern the User’s relationship with
4. Privacy Policy
Your privacy is very important to GiveLo.ca. Accordingly, GiveLo.ca has developed the
following Privacy Policy, so that you may clearly understand how GiveLo.ca collects,
uses, communicates, discloses and make use of your personal information.
The following outlines GiveLo.ca’s Privacy Policy:
At the time of collecting personal information, GiveLo.ca will identify the
purposes for which such information is being collected.
GiveLo.ca will collect and use personal information solely with the objective of
fulfilling those purposes specified by GiveLo.ca and for other compatible
purposes, unless GiveLo.ca obtains the consent of the individual concerned or
as required by law.
Purposes for which information is collected are for the following functions:
Charities, not for profits, merchants and businesses may contact you via
email (ex. Email, newsletters, direct mail, etc.)
GiveLo.ca will only retain personal information for as long is necessary for the
fulfillment of those purposes.
GiveLo.ca will collect personal information by lawful and fair means and,
where required by law, only with the knowledge or consent of the individual
Personal data collected should be relevant to the purposes for which it is to be
used, and, to the extent necessary for those purposes, should be accurate,
complete, and up-to-date.
GiveLo.ca will protect personal information by reasonable security safeguards
against loss or theft, as well as unauthorized access, disclosure, copying, use or
GiveLo.ca will make readily available to customers information about our
policies and practices relating to the management of personal information.
Unless you ask us not to, we may contact you via email in the future to tell you
about specials, new products or services, or changes to this privacy policy.
GiveLo.ca is committed to conducting our business in accordance with these
principles to ensure that the confidentiality of personal information is protected and
maintained to the highest extent possible, always.
5. Copyright and Trademarks
The materials contained in this website are protected by applicable copyright and
trademark law.
GiveLo.ca, its logo and all other product or service names or slogans displayed on
GiveLo.ca are registered and/or common law trademarks of GiveLo.ca and/or its
suppliers or licensors, and may not be copied, replicated, imitated or used, in whole
or in part, without the prior written permission of GiveLo.ca or the applicable
trademark holder.
Additionally, the look and feel of GiveLo.ca, including all page headers, custom
graphics, button icons and scripts, are the service mark, trademark and/or trade
dress of GiveLo.ca and may not be copied, replicated, imitated or used, in whole or in
part, without the prior written permission of GiveLo.ca.
All other trademarks, registered trademarks, product names and company names or
logos mentioned on GiveLo.ca are the property of their respective owners. Reference
to any products, services, processes or other information, by trade name, trademark,
manufacturer, supplier or otherwise, does not constitute or imply endorsement,
sponsorship or recommendation thereof by GiveLo.ca.
All information located on or in GiveLo.ca is the exclusive property of GiveLo.ca or is
used with express permission of the copyright and/or trademark owner. ANY
acknowledges that any violation of this policy may result in a copyright, trademark or
other intellectual property right infringement that may subject such User to civil and
/or criminal penalties.
6.Ownership and Copyright
Except as otherwise indicated, GiveLo.ca, and all text, images, marks, logos and
other content contained herein, including, without limitation, the GiveLo.ca logo and
all designs, text, graphics, pictures, videos, information, data, software, sound files,
other files, content and the selection and arrangement thereof (collectively, the "Site
Content") are the proprietary property of GiveLo.ca or its licensors, and are
protected by applicable Canadian and international copyright laws. All rights to the
Site Content are expressly reserved.
7. Links
The inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by GiveLo.ca of the site. Use of
any such linked website is at the User's own risk and the User acknowledges the
GiveLo.ca shall assume no responsibility for the use of such links.
8.Third-Party Content
Users of GiveLo.ca are granted a limited, non-exclusive right to create a text
hyperlink to GiveLo.ca for non-commercial purposes, provided, at GiveLo.ca’s sole
and absolute discretion, that such link does not portray GiveLo.ca or any of its
products or services in a false, misleading, derogatory or otherwise defamatory
manner and provided further that the linking site does not contain any adult or illegal
material or any material that is offensive, harassing or otherwise objectionable. This
limited right may be revoked at any time, at GiveLo.ca’s sole and absolute discretion.
Users may not use a GiveLo.ca logo or other proprietary graphic of GiveLo.ca to link
to GiveLo.ca, without the express, advanced, written permission of GiveLo.ca.
Further, Users may not use, frame or utilize framing techniques to enclose any
GiveLo.ca trademark, logo or other proprietary information, including the images
found on GiveLo.ca, the content of any text or the layout/design of any page or form
contained on a page on GiveLo.ca, without the prior, express written consent of
GiveLo.ca. Except as noted above, GiveLo.ca does not convey to any User, any right
or license by implication, estoppel or otherwise in or under any patent, trademark,
and copyright or proprietary right of GiveLo.ca or any third party.
Nothing contained on GiveLo.ca may be construed as granting, by implication,
estoppel or otherwise, any license or right to use any patent, trademark, copyright or
other proprietary right of GiveLo.ca or any third party, without the prior advanced
written permission of GiveLo.ca or such other party that may own such patent,
trademark, copyright or other proprietary right(s).
GiveLo.ca may contain links to a third-party websites ("Third-Party Sites") and third-
party content ("Third-Party Content") as a service to those interested in such
information. You acknowledge that your use of links to Third-Party Sites and any
Third-Party Content contained therein, is at your own risk. GiveLo.ca does not
monitor or have any control over, and makes no claim or representation regarding,
Third-Party Content or Third-Party Sites. GiveLo.ca provides these links only as a
convenience, and a link to a Third-Party Site or Third-Party Content does not imply
GiveLo.ca’s endorsement, adoption or sponsorship of, or affiliation with, any such
Third-Party Site or Third-Party Content. GiveLo.ca accepts no responsibility for
reviewing changes or updates to, or the quality, content, policies, nature or reliability
of, Third-Party Content, Third-Party Sites, or any website that links to GiveLo.ca.
When you leave GiveLo.ca, our Terms and policies no longer govern. Accordingly, you
should thoroughly review all applicable terms and policies, including privacy and data
gathering practices, of any Third-Party Site, and should make whatever investigation
you feel necessary or appropriate, before proceeding with any transaction with any
third party. You acknowledge that under no circumstances will GiveLo.ca be liable for
any loss or damage caused by an end user's reliance on information obtained through
GiveLo.ca and you acknowledge that it is the User’s responsibility to evaluate the
accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any information, opinion, advice, etc., or
any other content available through GiveLo.ca or any Third-Party Sites.
9. Disclaimer
The materials on GiveLo.ca are provided "as is". GiveLo.ca makes no warranties,
either expressed or implied, and hereby disclaims and negates all other warranties,
including without limitation, implied warranties or conditions of merchantability,
fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement of intellectual property or other
violation of rights. Further, GiveLo.ca does not warrant or make any representations
concerning the accuracy, likely results, or reliability of the use of the materials on its
Internet web site or otherwise relating to such materials or on any sites linked to this
10. Limitations
In no event shall GiveLo.ca or its suppliers be liable for any damages (including,
without limitation, damages for loss of data or profit, or due to business
interruption,) arising out of the use or inability to use the materials on GiveLo.ca,
even if GiveLo.ca or a GiveLo.ca authorized representative has been notified orally or
in writing of the possibility of such damage.
11. Governing Law
The Terms and Privacy Policy shall be governed by and construed in accordance with
the laws of Canada and the Province of Ontario and all Users agree to submit to the
exclusive jurisdiction of the relevant Court of Ontario to resolve any such disputes.
12. Validity
In the event that any provisions of the Terms or Privacy Policy is held by a competent
authority to be invalid or unenforceable (in whole or in part), the validity of the
remaining terms and conditions and the remainders of any such provision, shall
remain unaffected and in full force and effect.
II. Terms of Sale
When you place an order to buy a gift certificate on GiveLo.ca, you are transacting to
purchase the gift certificate(s) that you have selected on the following terms.
1. Gift certificate vouchers printed from GiveLo.ca are subject to the Terms and
the terms of sale of participating merchant(s).
2. Gift Certificates issued by GiveLo.ca are not refundable or redeemable for
cash. Upon purchase, the gift certificate becomes non-transferable.
3. GiveLo.ca users must be and confirm that they are 18 years of age or older.
4. Users acknowledge that GiveLo.ca is not the supplier of the goods and/or
services. They are supplied by the merchant(s), upon whose behalf GiveLo.ca
sells the gift certificate to the Users and the merchant is responsible for
redeeming any gift certificates the User has purchased.
5. The Gift Certificates are issued by the merchant(s) and you are bound to their
gift card terms and use.
6. GiveLo.ca does not refund, reimburse or redeem gift certificates. The User
acknowledges that it is absolutely out of GiveLo.ca’s control if a business closes
its doors or goes bankrupt.
7. GiveLo.ca is not responsible for any injuries, illnesses, damages, claims,
liabilities and costs suffered by or in respect of a customer, caused in whole or
in part by a participating merchant. GiveLo.ca is not responsible for any lost or
stolen gift certificates. GiveLo.ca is not liable for any unclaimed liability
arising from unredeemed vouchers.
8. The gift certificates have no cash surrender value. Unless required by law, the
gift certificates cannot be redeemed for cash or applied as payment to any
9. Each gift certificate has a purchase value. The purchase value is the amount
paid for the voucher.
Your use of GiveLo.ca indicates your agreement to all of the above terms,
conditions and policies.