This page describes the terms and conditions for using the Marc Bernard Tools website.
1. Who We Are
When we say “we”, “us” or “our”, we mean Marc Bernard Tools.
2. Acceptable Use of This Website
We require you to follow several simple rules when accessing or using this website. You must not:
- use this website in violation of any law, rule, or regulation
- interfere with or disrupt this website or any of our computer systems, servers, networks, databases, software, hardware, or equipment used by or for this website
- interfere with the use or enjoyment of this website by others
- introduce code that is disruptive or harmful
- attempt to gain unauthorized access to our computer systems, servers, networks, databases, software, hardware, or equipment, including to user-restricted areas of this website; logins and passwords of others; or personal information and personal accounts of others
4. Online Services and Transactions
Unless we tell you otherwise, the content on this website is protected by copyright. Copyright is held by Marc Bernard Tools. Your ability to use and reproduce content owned by Marc Bernard Tools is set out on the Copyright Information page.
Copyright ownership in user-submitted content is not held by Marc Bernard Tools unless we tell you otherwise. You must obtain the prior consent of the copyright holder before doing anything with user-submitted content.
6. User-Contributed Content
This website allows you and others to submit content to this website. If you choose to submit content, please be civil and respectful. You must not:
- mislead us or anyone else as to your identity or the origin of the submitted content, or falsely claim to represent a person, organization or entity
- post or transmit any message, content, or link to content that:
- you either do not own or do not have the necessary rights to post or transmit
- is in violation of any law, rule, or regulation, or any third party right, or promotes illegal activity or conduct that would contravene any law, rule or regulation or third party right
- is abusive, hateful, homophobic, discriminatory, malicious, aggressive, threatening, violent, sexist, harassing, inflammatory, indecent, tortious, defamatory, knowingly false, misleading, deceptive, vulgar, obscene, offensive, scandalous, sexually explicit, profane, offensive or otherwise objectionable
- incites hatred, racism, bigotry, or physical harm of any kind
- is unsolicited or unauthorized, such as unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, promotional material, “junk mail,” “spam,” “chain letter,” “pyramid scheme,” or any other form of solicitation (commercial or otherwise)
- is in breach of any confidence
- includes personal data or information about others
- can result in us being liable to anyone else under any intellectual property rights law
While we may moderate certain interactive portions of this website, we are not required to, nor should you expect that we will, take action in response to any content posted on this website. The views expressed by others represent their views and are not endorsed or approved by us, nor do we endorse or approve any events or other activities posted by a user.
We will cooperate with law enforcement officials and comply with any court order concerning any claim or investigation due to any content posted or activity that you undertake on our website and will provide such content and information regarding your identity as well as other relevant information.
7. Links to Other Websites and Social Media Platforms
You may see links on this website to other websites and some widely-used social media platforms. We have included them because they may be of interest to you. Just to be clear, providing a link to them doesn’t mean that we endorse or recommend them to you.
Also, since these other websites and social media platforms are controlled and maintained by other people, we can’t be sure that the link will still work when you click on it or that the service or content is useful, appropriate, virus-free, or reliable. Therefore, you need to decide for yourself whether you want to follow any link or agree to receive or rely on any service or content that is made available to you.
8. Your Privacy and Third-Party Sites
Important Privacy Information: Any information that you provide to or through a social media platform or other website is not collected or controlled by Marc Bernard Tools. Social media platforms or other websites are not bound by our Privacy Statement. You should review the privacy policies of any linked website or social media platform before providing any personal or other information. Others may not comply with the same privacy laws, policies, and practices that we do! Please be careful.
9. Disclaimer of Warranty / Limitation of Liability
We cannot make this website as current, informative, and interactive as possible without the important legal disclaimers of warranty and liability set out below. Make sure you don’t skip this section!
The use of this website and its contents is at your own risk. This website and all of its content are provided “As Is”. You must not rely on any content published on or linked to this website without first making your inquiries to verify it is accurate, current, and complete. We do not make, and expressly disclaim, any representations, warranties, covenants, and conditions, express or implied, arising out of the operation of law, course of performance, course of dealing, usage of trade, or otherwise, including any express or implied warranties and conditions of merchantability; merchantable quality; fitness for a particular purpose; non-infringement; safety; quality; freedom from defects or that defects will be corrected; uninterrupted, virus-free or error-free use of this website; or accuracy, currency, reliability, completeness or appropriateness relating to the content of this website.
Limitation of Liability
Under no circumstances will Marc Bernard Tools and its employees, agents and independent contractors have any responsibility or liability for any loss or damage whatsoever (including without limitation direct, indirect, special, incidental, consequential, punitive, exemplary or other damages, and including without limitation to any loss of profit, costs, expenses, harm to business, business interruption, reputation, loss of information or programs or data, loss of savings, loss of revenue, loss of goodwill, loss of tangible or intangible property, legal fees or legal costs, wasted management or office time or damages of any kind whatsoever), whether based in contract, tort, negligence or any other legal basis, arising out of or in connection with this website, any linked website or linked social media platform (including without limitation any damages suffered as a result of the use, inability to use, failure of, or any omissions or inaccuracies in, this website, any linked websites or linked social media platforms, or any of the services or content of the foregoing), even if Marc Bernard Tools has been specifically advised of the possibility of such damage or loss, or if such damage or loss was foreseeable.
Created: May 24, 2019
Last Update: October 16, 2023