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Welcome to the BCBest.com website (the “BCBest.com Site”). By using the BCBest.com Site, including any programs or services on the BCBest.com Site, you agree, without limitation or qualification to be bound by these terms and conditions (the “Terms and Conditions”) and such other additional or alternative terms, conditions, rules and policies which are displayed or to which you may be directed in connection with use of a BCBest.com Site. If you do not agree with these Terms and Conditions, you may not use the BCBest.com Site.
These Terms and Conditions you have entered into are personal to you, and you may not assign your rights or obligations to anyone. These Terms and Conditions constitute the entire agreement between you and BCNewCoName (“BCBest.com”) pertaining to your use of the BCBest.com Site and Content and supersede any prior agreements between you and BCBest.com relating to the subject matter hereof. If any of the provisions (or parts thereof) contained in these Terms and Conditions are determined to be void, invalid, or otherwise unenforceable by a court of competent jurisdiction, such determination will not affect the remaining provisions of parts thereof contained herein.
Various services, including the ability to upload and manage information related to your personal or business listings, may be available on the BCBest.com Site (the “Services”), and access to such Services including any related material, software, information, data and other content (“Content”) may require you to register with the BCBest.com Site. Where you wish to access Services that require you to register, you agree to provide accurate and current information about yourself as required by the relevant registration process and to promptly update such information in order that it is kept accurate and complete. You further agree that you are responsible for: (a) maintaining the confidentiality of any passwords or other account identifiers which you choose or are assigned as a result of registration, and (b) all activities that occur using such password or account. Further, you agree to immediately notify BCBest.com of any unauthorized use of your password or account. BCBest.com will not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, in any way for loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of, or in connection with, your failure to comply with this section.
As a user of the BCBest.com Site, and in consideration for the availability and your use of the BCBest.com Site, you agree to comply with all applicable laws and these Terms and Conditions when using the BCBest.com Site. You agree specifically not to:
misrepresent your identity;
post, transmit, link to, or otherwise distribute any materials, information or content constituting, advocating, or encouraging conduct that would constitute a criminal offense or give rise to civil liability;
defame, abuse, stalk, harass, threaten, or otherwise violate the legal rights of others, including without limitation, rights relating to privacy and publicity;
upload viruses or other malicious code;
bully, harass, or otherwise intimidate any user;
post material that is hateful, racist, threatening, or pornographic;
use the BCBest.com Site to do anything that is unlawful, misleading, malicious, or discriminatory; and
post, transmit, link to, or otherwise distribute any information, material (including for greater certainty, software) which becomes a virus, cancel-bot, trojan horse, work, or other harmful or disruptive components.
BCBest.com prohibits users from using the BCBest.com Site as specified in User Conduct Section (a), and BCBest.com reserves the right to remove Content from the BCBest.com Site that it determines in its sole discretion contravenes User Conduct Section (a) or may otherwise be unsuitable.
Users of the BCBest.com Site will have the option, and in fact, are encouraged to submit reviews of businesses listed on the BCBest.com Site. All reviews that are submitted by a user must conform to the requirements of these Terms and Conditions. We encourage you to review the following Review Guidelines for some tips and pointers for writing effective reviews. Where BCBest.com believes as determined in its sole discretion that a user has violated these Terms and Conditions, BCBest.com may remove or suspend such user’s access to the BCBest.com Site. In addition, BCBest.com reserves the right to remove any Content that is posted on the BCBest.com Site including Content that is posted as part of a review.
Complaint Review Process:
If you discover a review regarding your business that contains false, misleading, or inappropriate content, and you wish for BCBest.com to conduct a review, we ask that you first select the flag for review feature that is found within the review. Upon selecting this feature, the review will be flagged for follow-up by one of the BCBest.com team members. If the review continues to remain on the BCBest.com Site and you wish for a further review to be undertaken of such review, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org and provide BCBest.com with the following details: (i) your name, address, and contact information; (ii) the specific review that you believe contains false, misleading or otherwise inappropriate content; and (iii) details regarding why such content is in fact false, misleading or otherwise inappropriate. Upon receiving such a request, BCBest.com will use reasonable efforts to investigate the content that you believe to be false, misleading, or otherwise inappropriate and will endeavor to respond to you within one week’s time. As part of the investigation, BCBest.com may (but will not be required to) contact the original poster and BCBest.com will use reasonable commercial efforts to contact you regarding any information that has been discovered and any steps that may be taken by BCBest.com as determined by BCBest.com in BCBest.com’s sole discretion.
Ownership of Website Content:
BCBest.com either owns or is a licensee of the Content contained on the BCBest.com Site, including all images, photographs, audio, video, and text. Except as expressly provided for in these Terms and Conditions, or based on functionality provided for on the BCBest.com site you are not permitted to copy, reproduce, alter, share or modify the Content found on the BCBest.com Site.
Managing Your Profile:
As part of the provision of Services, BCBest.com will provide you with the ability to manage your personal or business profile (“Individual Profile”). After the completion of an authentication process, you will be granted the limited right to manage certain features of your Individual Profile. You hereby acknowledge that by managing and customizing your Individual Profile you are permitting Content you provide to be shared with other users of the BCBest.com Site and BCBest.com is not responsible for the use of such information by others. In addition, you will ensure that all information or Content provided by you related to your Individual Profile is provided in accordance with these Terms and Conditions.
Ownership or License. The BCBest.com Site provides mechanisms by which materials may be uploaded to a user’s Individual Profile. For any material that you upload to the BCBest.com Site, you automatically grant (or warrant that the owner of such material expressly grants) BCBest.com and its affiliates and licensor’s a worldwide, perpetual, royalty-free, irrevocable, and non-exclusive right and license to use, copy, adapt, transmit, communicate, and publicly display such submitted materials.
Restrictions on Uploading and Management of Content. By uploading any Content to your Individual Profile you agree that you are entirely responsible for the content, and any harm that may result from the Content. You hereby agree that you will not upload any Restricted Content, as specified herein. BCBest.com reserves the right to remove content from your Individual Profile when BCBest.com has determined in its sole discretion that such content is Restricted Content.
Restricted Content includes:
content that harasses or advocates harassment;
content that poses a security or privacy risk;
content that constitutes information that is false, misleading, libelous, or defamatory;
content that infringes upon a third party’s intellectual property rights;
content that violates the privacy rights, publicity rights, or contractual rights of a third person; and
content that promotes illegal or criminal activity.
Links to Third Party Sites:
As part of the provision of Services, BCBest.com provides registered users with the ability to manage their Individual Profiles and link to third-party social networking sites. BCBest.com is not responsible for the operation or use of any information contained in your Individual Profiles by such third-party sites.
Disclaimer and Limitation of Liability:
YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT: (A) TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, THE BCBest.com SITES, INCLUDING ANY SERVICES OR PROGRAMS FOUND THEREON ARE PROVIDED ON AN ‘AS IS’ AND ‘AS AVAILABLE’ BASIS AND THAT EACH OF BCBest.com ITS AGENTS, REPRESENTATIVES AND LICENSORS AND EACH OF THEIR RESPECTIVE AFFILIATES (COLLECTIVELY THE “BCBest.com GROUP”) DOES NOT MAKE ANY, AND HEREBY DISCLAIMS ALL, REPRESENTATIONS, WARRANTIES, TERMS, CONDITIONS AND ENDORSEMENTS (COLLECTIVELY THE “WARRANTIES”) OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AS TO ANY MATTER HEREUNDER, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, NON-INFRINGEMENT, TITLE, ACCURACY, SUITABILITY, RELIABILITY, FREEDOM FROM INFECTIONS OR VIRUSES OR COMPLETENESS AS WELL AS ANY WARRANTIES ARISING BY STATUE OR OTHERWISE IN LAW OR FROM A COURSE OF DEALING OR USAGE OF TRADE; AND (B) TO THE MAXIMUM EVENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, THE BCBest.com GROUP SPECIFICALLY MAKES NO WARRANTIES THAT A BCBest.com SITE OR ANY OF THE SERVICES, INCLUDING ANY CONTENT, INFORMATION, PRODUCTS, OR SERVICES OBTAINED FROM OR THROUGH THE USE OF A BCBest.com SITE WILL BE PROVIDED ON A UNINTERRUPTED TIMELY, SECURE, OR ERROR FREE BASIS.
TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, NEGLIGENCE, SHALL BCBest.com BE LIABLE FOR ANY LOSS OF USE, LOSS OF DATA, LOSS OF INCOME OR PROFIT, LOSS OF OR DAMAGE TO PROPERTY, OR FOR ANY DAMAGES OF ANY KIND OR CHARACTER (INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION ANY COMPENSATORY, INCIDENTAL, DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES), EVEN IF BCBest.com HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES OR LOSSES, ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OF THE BCBest.com SITES, THEIR CONTENTS, OR ANY WEBSITE OR CONTENTS WITH WHICH IT IS LINKED. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE PROGRAM WEBSITE’S LIABILITY FOR ALL DAMAGES, LOSSES, AND CAUSES OF ACTION, WHETHER IN CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, NEGLIGENCE), OR OTHERWISE, THE AMOUNT PAID BY YOU TO USE THE SERVICES.
You agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless each member of the BCBest.com Group from and against any and all claims, actions, or demands, including without limitation reasonable legal and accounting fees, resulting from or related to (a) your breach of any of these Terms and Conditions; or (b) your access to or use of: (i) Services; (ii) the BCBest.com Site; or (iii) Content. BCBest.com reserves the right, at our own expense, to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter otherwise subject to indemnification by you.
BCBest.com reserves the right, in its sole discretion to add to, remove from, modify or otherwise change any part of these Terms and Conditions, in whole or in part at any time. Except as expressly contemplated herein, changes will be effective when notice of such change is posted on the BCBest.com Site. Please check these Terms and Conditions regularly for updates by checking the “Last Updated” date at the top of this document. If any change is not acceptable to you, you must discontinue your use of the BCBest.com Site immediately. Your continued use of the BCBest.com Site after any such changes are posted will constitute acceptance of those changes.
BCBest.com reserves the right to suspend or terminate your access to the BCBest.com Site, at any time for convenience, or for any other reason, including without limitation if BCBest.com has determined in its sole discretion that the use of the BCBest.com Site was in breach of these Terms and Conditions.
These Terms and Conditions will be interpreted, construed, and governed by the laws in force in the Province of British Columbia, Canada, without reference to its conflict of laws principles. Each party hereby agrees to submit to the jurisdiction of the courts of the Province of British Columbia and to waive any objections based upon venue.
BCBest.com Advertiser Terms and Conditions
The following general terms and conditions govern the legal relationship between you (the “Customer”) and BCBest.com (“Provider”), for the Provider’s provision of advertising and customized website services to the Customer.
By purchasing products and/or receiving services from the Provider as confirmed verbally between the Customer and the Provider’s sales representative or Affiliate (the “Sales Order”), the Customer agrees and acknowledges as follows:
Terms and Renewal:
Unique Domain Name:
Where the Customer wishes to purchase the Unique Domain Name from the Provider, upon payment in full of the purchase fee to the Provider, the Provider will transfer to the Customer all of the Provider’s right, title, and interest in the Unique Domain Name. The Customer has the option to purchase the Unique Domain Name from the Provider for $2500. For purposes of clarity, the Provider will not transfer any technology or intellectual property rights used by the Provider to create the Customized Website, and upon termination or expiration, the Customized Website will be taken offline by the Provider.
Provision of Services and Fees:
Pursuant to the Sales Order between the Provider and the Customer, the Provider agrees to sell to the Customer, and the Customer agrees to purchase from the Provider: (i) the electronic advertising services as detailed in the Agreement or other order documentation for the fees agreed to at the time of the Sales Order; and/or (ii) the Customized Website creation, hosting and management services for the fees agreed to at the time of the Sales Order. The Customer hereby irrevocably releases the Provider Group from any claims for the recovery of any Losses suffered by the Customer of any nature or kind relating to any advertising or display by the Provider on the Website of any Approved Customer Content, and from the display of Customer Content on the Customized Website. All overdue accounts will be subject to a monthly interest charge of 1.5% (or 18% per annum). All NSF cheques are subject to a $45.00 NSF fee without exception. The Provider reserves the right to charge the Customer for additional fees or payments in respect of any changes, made at the request or with the approval of the Customer, by the Provider to any Approved Customer Content. The Customer authorizes the Provider to make appropriate credit checks and inquiries with third party credit agencies and bureaus and the Provider reserves the right not to accept this Agreement if the results of such checks or inquiries are not satisfactory.
Ownership and Use of Website:
Reviews on the Website:
Complaint Review Process:
If you discover a review regarding your business that contains false, misleading, or inappropriate content, and you wish for the Provider to conduct a review, we ask that you contact the Provider at email@example.com and provide the Provider with the following details: (i) your name, address, and contact information; (ii) the specific review that you believe contains false, misleading or otherwise inappropriate content; and (iii) details regarding why such content is in fact false, misleading or otherwise inappropriate. Upon receiving such a request, the Provider will use reasonable efforts to investigate the content that you believe to be false, misleading, or otherwise inappropriate and will endeavor to respond to you within one week’s time. As part of the investigation, the Provider may (but will not be required to) contact the original poster and the Provider will contact you regarding any information that has been discovered and any steps that may be taken by the Provider, as determined by the Provider, in the Provider’s sole discretion.
Ownership and Use of the Advertiser Centre:
The Provider will provide the Customer with access to an online analytical tool found on the Website (the “Advertiser Centre”). The Provider hereby grants to the Customer a limited, non-exclusive license to use the Advertiser Centre for Customer’s internal business purposes which include but are not limited to tracking and monitoring of reviews, requesting reviews, tracking and monitoring of ad views, and updating Customer Content. The Advertiser Centre is provided on an “as-is” and “as available” basis and to the maximum extent permitted by law, the Provider hereby disclaims in relation to the Advertiser Centre all representations, warranties, terms, conditions of any kind whether express or implied, including without limitation any warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, accuracy, suitability as well as any warranties arising by statute or otherwise in law. The advertiser search results view is not representative of what all users see. Also, to the maximum extent permitted by law, the Provider provides no warranty that the Advertiser Centre will be provided on an uninterrupted, timely, secure, or error-free basis.
Except for any express warranties set forth herein, the Provider disclaims all warranties and conditions with respect to the Website, any Website links, any Customer Content, Customized Websites and/or any services provided by the Provider to the Customer under this agreement, including, but not limited to, any implied warranties or conditions of merchantability, merchantable quality, durability or fitness for a particular purpose or those arising by statute, operation of law, usage of trade, course of dealing or otherwise related to the Website, any Website links, Customer Content, Customized Websites or services provided by the Provider under this agreement, their use or any inability to use them, the results of their use (including, without limitation, positioning, costs per click, click-through rates, delivery of impressions and/or conversions of advertising). The Provider does not warrant that the Website, any Website links, Customer Content, Customized Websites or services provided by the Provider will meet the requirements of Customer, be error-free, uninterrupted, non-infringing, or will function in the Customer’s technology environment and Customer acknowledges that the Provider is not liable, among other things, for the occurrence of any of the above.
Liability exclusions and limitations:
Under no circumstances whatsoever shall the Provider be liable to the Customer for any consequential, special, indirect, incidental, exemplary, or punitive damages (whether in contract, tort, or any other legal theory, even if advised of the possibility of such damages and notwithstanding any fundamental breach of this agreement), or any damages for loss of profit, loss of reputation or loss of goodwill. The Provider is not liable for damages or losses resulting from user submissions or communications between advertisers and users, whether inside or outside of the forum of the Website. The Provider’s liability to the Customer for any losses of any kind or any cause, including but not limited to liability for any fundamental breach of this Agreement or arising from or related to Provider’s use of the Website, Website links, Customer Content, Customized Websites or services provided by the Provider and regardless of the form of action, shall be limited to direct damages in an amount not exceed the total of all amounts paid by the Customer to the Provider under this Agreement. The customer’s sole remedies for breaches of this Agreement are as set forth herein. Customer acknowledges it is not a consumer for purposes of British Columbia consumer protection legislation and agrees with the Provider that the Customer shall be prohibited from commencing any proceeding against the Provider under this agreement following the first (1st) anniversary date of the day on which the claim was actually discovered by the Customer. The parties agree that the limitations in this section are reasonable and reflect the risk willing to be assumed by the Provider in light of the fees to be paid by the Customer to the Provider.
In addition to any other indemnities herein contained, the Customer agrees to defend, indemnify and hold harmless the Provider Group, and each of them, from all Losses in connection with, directly or indirectly, (a) any breach of this Agreement by the Customer, (b) any use by the Customer of the Website, Customized Websites or any third party links therein, (c) any claim by any third party relating to any Customer Content, (d) any claims by any third party for misleading advertising or any Customer product or service warranties or performance, or (e) any wrongful acts, misconduct or negligence of the Customer.
The Provider may, from time to time, unilaterally modify (either by written notice to the Customer or by posting such amended Agreement on the Website) this Agreement if such amendments, modifications, or changes do not substantially impair the rights and obligations of the Customer. The Customer’s continued use of advertising services provided by the Provider, following such written notice or posting, shall constitute Customer’s deemed and irrevocable acceptance of such amendments, modifications, or changes.
Except for the Customer’s payment obligations hereunder, neither party is liable for failure or delay in performance of its respective obligations resulting from any event of force majeure or other condition beyond the reasonable control of such party, including but not limited to, any acts of God, government, terrorism, natural disaster, labor conditions and/or power failures.
The Customer confirms that any personal information provided to the Provider is accurate and correct. The Customer acknowledges that the Provider will use such personal information to manage the Customer’s credit, billing, and collection data and such information will be accessible to the Provider’s employees or representatives whose duties require access to such information. The Customer agrees to inform the Provider of any changes to such personal information without delay. The Customer expressly authorizes the Provider Group to include the Customer’s name, address, and phone number on its internal client list for marketing purposes.
Any schedules and other documents attached to this Agreement form an integral part of this Agreement and are incorporated herein by reference. All dollar amounts referred to in this Agreement are in lawful money of Canada. Each of the parties hereto shall, from time to time at the others’ reasonable request and expense and without further consideration, execute and deliver such other instruments or documents and take such further actions as the others may require to more effectively complete any matters provided for herein. This Agreement, including any schedules hereto, constitutes the entire agreement between the parties in relation to the subject matter hereof and contains all of the representations, warranties, and covenants of the respective parties and supersedes and replaces all prior written memoranda of understanding or similar non-binding documentation. There are no oral representations or warranties among the parties of any kind whatsoever. This Agreement shall be interpreted in accordance with the laws of the Province of British Columbia and the laws of Canada applicable therein and shall be treated in all respects as a British Columbia contract. All of the parties hereto irrevocably attorn to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of the Province of British Columbia located in Vancouver, British Columbia. This Agreement shall enure to the benefit of and is binding upon the parties hereto and their respective heirs, executors, legal/personal representatives, successors, and permitted assigns. This Agreement shall not be assigned by the Customer under any circumstances without the prior written consent of the Provider. The Provider may assign this Agreement to any affiliated Provider or any successor or purchaser of the business or assets of the Provider. Where applicable, this Agreement may be executed in several counterparts and by original or facsimile signature, each of which when so executed shall be deemed to be an original and such counterpart together shall constitute one and the same instrument, which shall be sufficiently evidenced by any such original or facsimile counterpart. No agreement or other understanding in any way modifying this Agreement shall be binding upon the Provider unless made in writing and accepted over the signature of an authorized executive of the Provider. The Customer is not authorized to use the Provider’s name or any of its logo, trademarks, or trade names without the Provider’s prior written consent.
Revised Sept 18, 2021