Terms of Use Agreement

Your use of the PESTSCENEINVESTIGATIONS.COM website including all of the content and services (“Website”), is subject to your compliance with the terms and conditions below (“Agreement”). Please read this Agreement carefully before using this Website. Your use of this Website constitutes your acceptance to be bound by this Agreement without limitation, qualification, or change. If at any time you do not accept this Agreement in its entirety, you must immediately discontinue use of this Website. This Agreement sets forth policies with respect to the operation of this Website. Other policies may govern non-Internet operations.

Certain products or services offered by this Website, and certain areas within this Website, may be governed by additional terms (“Additional Terms”) presented in conjunction with those products, services, or areas. You must agree to these Additional Terms before using those products, services, or areas. The Additional Terms and this Agreement shall apply equally. In the event of an irreconcilable inconsistency between the Additional Terms and this Agreement, the Additional Terms shall control.

YOU MAY NOT USE THIS WEBSITE FOR ANY PURPOSE THAT IS UNLAWFUL OR PROHIBITED BY THIS AGREEMENT OR ANY APPLICABLE ADDITIONAL TERMS. YOUR ACCESS TO THIS WEBSITE MAY BE TERMINATED IN THE SOLE DISCRETION OF PESTSCENEINVESTIGATIONS.COM, WITH OR WITHOUT NOTICE, IF YOU FAIL TO COMPLY WITH ANY PROVISIONS OF THIS AGREEMENT OR ANY ADDITIONAL TERMS, OR FOR ANY OTHER REASON, OR NO REASON.

Some parts of this Website may contain adult content intended for people who are at least 18 years old. By viewing this adult content, you are representing that you are at least 18 years old and that the content is acceptable to you. Filtering software is commercially available which can be used to exclude content that is not acceptable to you. This software may prevent the display or functionality of all or portions of this Website.
Changes to this Agreement

PESTSCENEINVESTIGATIONS.COM reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to modify, alter, or otherwise change this Agreement or Additional Terms at any time. Please review this Agreement and applicable Additional Terms periodically for changes. Your continued use of this Website and/or service constitutes your acceptance and agreement to be bound by these changes without limitation, qualification or change. If at any time you do not accept these changes, you must immediately discontinue use of this Website and/or service to which the changes may apply.
Privacy and Protection of Personal Information

PESTSCENEINVESTIGATIONS.COM has a Privacy Statement in order to inform you of its practices with respect to the collection, use, and disclosure of personal information. You can find this Statement by clicking here.
Accounts, Security, Passwords

If this Website or service requires you to open an account, you must complete the specified registration process by providing current, complete, and accurate information. It is your responsibility to maintain the currency, accuracy, and completeness of your registration data and any loss caused by your failure to do so is your responsibility. At some point during this registration process, you may be asked to choose a user name and a password. It is entirely your responsibility to maintain the confidentiality of your password and account. Additionally, you are entirely responsible for any and all activities that occur under your account. You agree to notify PESTSCENEINVESTIGATIONS.COM immediately of any unauthorized use of your account. PESTSCENEINVESTIGATIONS.COM is not liable for any loss that you may incur as a result of someone else using your password or account, either with or without your knowledge. You may cancel your account by delivering notice in the manner provided in the Additional Terms governing the particular service.

Fees

Except where otherwise provided, access to and use of this Website and services are currently available without charge. PESTSCENEINVESTIGATIONS.COM reserves the right to charge a fee for access to or use of this Website, or any service available on this Website, at any time in the future. Your access to or use of this Website or service before such time does not entitle you to use of this Website or service without charge in the future.

Disclaimer of Warranties

YOUR USE OF, AND RELIANCE ON, ANY ADVICE OR INFORMATION OBTAINED FROM OR THROUGH THIS WEBSITE IS AT YOUR OWN RISK. ALL CONTENT, INCLUDING SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, SERVICES, INFORMATION, TEXT AND RELATED GRAPHICS CONTAINED WITHIN OR AVAILABLE THROUGH THIS WEBSITE ARE PROVIDED TO YOU ON AN “AS IS”, “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS. PESTSCENEINVESTIGATIONS.COM MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AS TO THE OPERATION OF THIS WEBSITE OR THE INFORMATION, CONTENT, OR MATERIALS INCLUDED ON THIS WEBSITE. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE PURSUANT TO APPLICABLE LAW, PESTSCENEINVESTIGATIONS.COM DISCLAIMS ALL REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR SATISFACTORY QUALITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, WORKMANLIKE EFFORT, INFORMATIONAL CONTENT, TITLE, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT OF THE RIGHTS OF THIRD PARTIES. PESTSCENEINVESTIGATIONS.COM DOES NOT WARRANT OR MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS THAT THIS WEBSITE WILL OPERATE ERROR-FREE OR UNINTERRUPTED, THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, OR THAT THIS WEBSITE AND/OR ITS SERVER WILL BE FREE OF VIRUSES AND/OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. PESTSCENEINVESTIGATIONS.COM DOES NOT WARRANT OR MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS REGARDING SUITABILITY, AVAILABILITY, ACCURACY, RELIABILITY, COMPLETENESS, OR TIMELINESS OF ANY MATERIAL OF ANY KIND CONTAINED WITHIN THIS WEBSITE FOR ANY PURPOSE, INCLUDING SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, SERVICES, INFORMATION, TEXT AND RELATED GRAPHICS CONTENT.

PESTSCENEINVESTIGATIONS.COM IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY FAILURES CAUSED BY SERVER ERRORS, MISDIRECTED OR REDIRECTED TRANSMISSIONS, FAILED INTERNET CONNECTIONS, INTERRUPTIONS IN THE TRANSMISSION OR RECEIPT OF TICKET ORDERS OR SERVICES, OR ANY COMPUTER VIRUS OR OTHER DEFECT, WHETHER HUMAN OR TECHNICAL IN NATURE.

Unenforceable provisions

If any provision of this disclaimer is, or is found to be, unenforceable under applicable law, that will not affect the enforceability of the other provisions of this disclaimer.

Links

this Website may contain links to other websites operated by third parties. PESTSCENEINVESTIGATIONS.COM does not necessarily monitor or control the linked sites and makes no representations regarding, and is not liable or responsible for the accuracy, completeness, timeliness, reliability or availability of, any of the content uploaded, displayed, or distributed, or products, or services available at these sites. If you choose to access any third party site, you do so at your own risk. The presence of a link to a third-party site does not constitute or imply PESTSCENEINVESTIGATIONS.COM’s endorsement, sponsorship, or recommendation of the third party or of the content, products, or services contained on, or available through, the site.

Software And Downloads Available Through This Website

Any software that is made available to view and/or download, including podcasts, audio streaming, or video streaming, is owned and/or controlled by PESTSCENEINVESTIGATIONS.COM and/or licensors, affiliates and suppliers and is protected by copyright laws and international treaty provisions. Your use thereof is limited to private non-commercial use and is governed by the terms of the end user license agreement, if any, which accompanies or is included. PESTSCENEINVESTIGATIONS.COM accepts no responsibility or liability in connection with any software owned or controlled by third parties.

Third-Party Merchants

This Website may enable you to order and receive products, information, or services from businesses that are not owned or operated by PESTSCENEINVESTIGATIONS.COM. The purchase, payment, warranty, guarantee, delivery, maintenance, and all other matters concerning the merchandise, services or information, opinion or advice ordered or received from such businesses are solely between you and such businesses. PESTSCENEINVESTIGATIONS.COM does not endorse, warrant, or guarantee such products, information, or services, and is not liable for the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of such information or the quality or availability of such products or services. PESTSCENEINVESTIGATIONS.COM will not be a party to or in any way responsible for monitoring any transaction between you and third-party providers of such products, information, or services, or for ensuring the confidentiality of your credit card or other personal information. Any separate charges or obligations you incur in your dealings with these third parties are your responsibility and are not part of the fee, if any, charged for the PESTSCENEINVESTIGATIONS.COM service.

Modification/Termination by PESTSCENEINVESTIGATIONS.COM

PESTSCENEINVESTIGATIONS.COM reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to modify, suspend, or terminate this Website and/or any portion thereof, including any service, and/or your account, password, or use of any service, or any portion thereof, at any time for any reason with or without notice to you.

Termination of your account for a service removes your authorization to use the service. In the event of termination, you will still be bound by your obligations under this Agreement and any Additional Terms, including the warranties made by you, and by the disclaimers and limitations of liability. Additionally, PESTSCENEINVESTIGATIONS.COM shall not be liable to you or any third-party for any termination of your access to a service.

Interactive Services

This Website may offer certain Interactive Services having interactive components such as bulletin boards, chat rooms, blogs, and forums (collectively “Interactive Services”). Additional terms may cover these services, which appear on the pages where these services are available.

Subscription Services

This Website may offer certain Subscription Services such as newsletters and Real Simple Syndication (“RSS”) feeds (collectively “ Subscription Services”). By registering for a Subscription Service, you will be subject to any charges and rules set forth in the description of that service.

Limitations on Liability

In no event shall PESTSCENEINVESTIGATIONS.COM, its subsidiaries, sub-contractors, agents, distributors, affiliates, officers, directors, employees, assigns, suppliers, licensors, agents, or others involved in creating, sponsoring, promoting, or otherwise making available the PESTSCENEINVESTIGATIONS.COM Website and its contents, be liable to any person or entity whatsoever for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, compensatory, consequential, or punitive damages or any damages whatsoever, including but not limited to: (i) business losses, loss of revenue, income, profits or anticipated savings, loss of contracts or business relationships, loss of reputation or goodwill, loss or corruption of information or data, business interruption, or other intangible losses; (ii) your inability to use, unauthorized use of, performance or non-performance of the PESTSCENEINVESTIGATIONS.COM Website; (iii) unauthorized access to or tampering with your personal information or transmissions; (iv) the provision or failure to provide any service; (v) errors or inaccuracies contained on the PESTSCENEINVESTIGATIONS.COM Website or any information, software, products, services, and related graphics obtained through the PESTSCENEINVESTIGATIONS.COM Website; (vi) any transactions entered into through this PESTSCENEINVESTIGATIONS.COM Website; (vii) any property damage including damage to your computer or computer system caused by viruses or other harmful components, during or on account of access to or use of this PESTSCENEINVESTIGATIONS.COM Website or any site to which it provides hyperlinks; or (viii) damages otherwise arising out of the use of this Website and/or services. The limitations of liability shall apply regardless of the form of action, whether based on contract, tort, negligence, strict liability or otherwise, even if PESTSCENEINVESTIGATIONS.COM has been advised of the possibility of damages.

Indemnification

You agree to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless PESTSCENEINVESTIGATIONS.COM, its subsidiaries, sub-contractors, agents, distributors and affiliates, and their officers, directors, employees, assigns, and successors from and against any and all claims, actions, demands, liabilities, costs and expenses, including, without limitation, reasonable attorneys’ fees, resulting from your breach of any provision of this Agreement, the Additional Terms, or any warranty you provide herein, or otherwise arising in any way out of your use of this Website, service, and/or software. PESTSCENEINVESTIGATIONS.COM reserves the right to take exclusive control and defense of any such claim otherwise subject to indemnification by you, in which event you will cooperate fully with PESTSCENEINVESTIGATIONS.COM in asserting any available defenses.

Other parties

You accept that PESTSCENEINVESTIGATIONS.COM has an interest in limiting the personal liability of its officers and employees. You agree that you will not bring any claim personally against the officers or employees of PESTSCENEINVESTIGATIONS.COM in respect of any losses you suffer in connection with this Website.

Without prejudice to the foregoing paragraph, you agree that the limitations of warranties and liability set out in this Website disclaimer will protect the officers, employees, agents, subsidiaries, successors, assigns, and sub-contractors of PESTSCENEINVESTIGATIONS.COM as well as PESTSCENEINVESTIGATIONS.COM itself.

International Use

Accessing materials on this Website by certain persons in certain countries may not be lawful, and PESTSCENEINVESTIGATIONS.COM makes no representation that materials on this Website are appropriate or available for use in locations outside CANADA. If you choose to access this Website from outside CANADA, you do so at your own risk and initiative, and are responsible for compliance with any applicable local laws.

CANADA may control the export of any software downloadable from this Website. No software or any other materials associated with this Website may be downloaded or otherwise exported or re-exported to countries or persons prohibited under export control laws, including but not limited to countries against which CANADA has embargoed goods. You are responsible for compliance with the laws of your local jurisdiction regarding the import, export, or re-export of any such materials. By using and/or downloading any such materials from this Website, you represent and warrant that you are not located in, under the control of, or a national or resident of any such country to which such import, export, or re-export is prohibited or are not a person or entity to which such export is prohibited.

Copyright Notice

Copyright © 2009 PESTSCENEINVESTIGATIONS.COM

Ownership of copyright

The copyright in this Website and the material on this Website (including without limitation the text, computer code, artwork, photographs, images, music, audio material, video material, and audio-visual material on this Website) is owned and/or controlled by PESTSCENEINVESTIGATIONS.COM and/or licensors.

Copyright license

PESTSCENEINVESTIGATIONS.COM grants to you a worldwide non-exclusive royalty-free revocable license to:

view this Website and the material on this Website on a computer, or other device, via a web browser;
retain necessary portions of this Website in your web browser cache memory; and
print pages from this Website for your own personal and non-commercial use.

PESTSCENEINVESTIGATIONS.COM does not grant you any other rights in relation to this Website or the material on this Website. In other words, all other rights are reserved.

For the avoidance of doubt, you must not adapt, edit, change, transform, publish, republish, distribute, redistribute, broadcast, rebroadcast, show or play in public this Website or the material on this Website (in any form or media) without the prior written permission of PESTSCENEINVESTIGATIONS.COM.

Data mining

The automated and/or systematic collection of data from this Website is prohibited.

Permissions

You may request permission to use the copyright materials on this Website by email to relations@pestsceneinvestigations.com or by post to Pest Scene Investigations, 300 – 1095 McKenzie Ave, Victoria, BC, V8P 2L5.

Enforcement of copyright

PESTSCENEINVESTIGATIONS.COM takes the protection of its copyright very seriously.

If PESTSCENEINVESTIGATIONS.COM discovers that you have used its copyright materials in contravention of the license above, PESTSCENEINVESTIGATIONS.COM may bring legal proceedings against you seeking monetary damages and an injunction to stop you using those materials. You could also be ordered to pay legal costs.

If you become aware of any use of copyright materials belonging to PESTSCENEINVESTIGATIONS.COM that contravenes or may contravene the license above, please report this by email to relations@pestsceneinvestigations.com or by post to Pest Scene Investigations, 300 – 1095 McKenzie Ave, Victoria, BC, V8P 2L5.
Infringing material

If you become aware of any material on this Website that you believe infringes your or any other person’s copyright, please report this by email to relations@pestsceneinvestigations.com or by post to Pest Scene Investigations, 300 – 1095 McKenzie Ave, Victoria, BC, V8P 2L5.