Terms of Use

Terms of Use
This is a binding agreement, and these Terms of Use (“terms”) set forth the terms for your use of www.canidae.com (the “website”). By accessing or using the website, you agree to be bound by these terms, whether or not you have registered with Canidae Corporation (“Canidae”). You are only authorized to use the website if you agree to abide by all applicable laws and these terms. If you do not agree with these terms, your sole recourse is not to access or use the website. By accessing the website, you agree that you have read, understand and agree to these terms, as may be modified from time to time.
Intellectual Property Rights.
The content on the website is protected by copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret and other laws, and Canidae owns and retains all rights in Canidae content, resources, materials, and processes. Canidae’s copyrights, trademarks, patents and trade secrets may not be used without the prior written permission of Canidae. All content available through the website is the proprietary property of Canidae or its licensors. No content available through the website may be modified, copied, distributed, framed, reproduced, republished, downloaded, scraped, displayed, posted, transmitted, or sold in any form or by any means, in whole or in part, without Canidae’s prior written permission. All eligible users are granted a limited license to access and use the website and to download or print a copy of information posted on the website solely for your personal, non-commercial use. This license is revocable at any time without notice and with or without cause.
Copyright Policy.
Canidae’s policy is to respond promptly to claims of intellectual property misuse and to comply with the Digital Millennium Copyright Act of 1998 (“DMCA”). If you believe that your work has been copied and is accessible on Canidae in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, notify Canidae immediately. To alert Canidae of infringement send an email to Canidae’s designated agent at privacyhelp@canidae.com or send notice by mail to CANIDAE Corporation, ATTN: Scott Whipple, 1975 Tandem Way, Norco, CA, 92860 USA. The notice must include: your name; description of the original work; description of the infringing work; location (URL) of the infringing work; your address, telephone number, and e-mail; statement that you have a good faith belief that the alleged infringement was not authorized. The notice must also include a sworn statement: that the information provided is accurate and true; that you are the owner or authorized agent of the original work; a signature, actual or electronic, of the owner or authorized agent. After receiving a claim of infringement, Canidae will process and investigate notices of alleged infringement and will take appropriate actions under the DMCA and other applicable intellectual property laws. Upon receipt of notices complying or substantially complying with the DMCA, Canidae will promptly remove or disable access to any material claimed to be infringing and take reasonable steps to notify you that the material has been removed.
User Content – Grant of License.
By posting, downloading, displaying, performing, transmitting, or otherwise distributing information or other content (“User Content”) to the website, to any other any website for which Canidae owns the domain registration, to Canidae’s Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, or Pinterest pages, and any other social media page registered to or by Canidae (collectively, the “Canidae Social Media”), or by giving Canidae permission to do so, you are granting Canidae, its affiliates, officers, directors, employees, consultants, agents, and representatives a worldwide, irrevocable, perpetual, non-exclusive, transferable, royalty-free license to use User Content in connection with the operation of the business of Canidae, its affiliates, officers, directors, employees, consultants, agents, and representatives, including without limitation, a right to copy, distribute, transmit, publicly display, publicly perform, reproduce, edit, translate, and reformat User Content. You will not be compensated for any User Content. You agree that Canidae may publish or otherwise disclose your name in connection with your User Content. By posting User Content on the Canidae Social Media, you warrant and represent that you own the rights to the User Content or are otherwise authorized to post, display, perform, transmit, or otherwise distribute User Content. Canidae is under no obligation to evaluate or use the content you submit, and we may use content submitted by other third parties, and we develop our own content internally that may be similar to the content that you submit to us. When submitting content to us you agree not to assert any claim against Canidae or our customers if other content used by Canidae is similar to the content you submitted to us.
Inappropriate Content.
You shall not make the following types of content available. You agree not to upload, download, display, perform, transmit, or otherwise distribute any content that (a) is libelous, defamatory, obscene, pornographic, abusive, or threatening; (b) advocates or encourages conduct that could constitute a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability, or otherwise violate any applicable local, state, national, or foreign law or regulation; or (c) advertises or otherwise solicits funds or is a solicitation for goods or services. Canidae reserves the right to terminate your receipt, transmission, or other distribution of any such material using the website, and, if applicable, to delete any such material from its servers. Canidae intends to cooperate fully with any law enforcement officials or agencies in the investigation of any violation of these terms or of any applicable laws.
Privacy Policy.
Canidae respects your privacy and permits you to control the treatment of your personal information. A complete statement of Canidae’s current privacy policy can be found by clicking here. Canidae’s privacy policy is expressly incorporated into these terms by this reference.
Third Party Links.
Our provision of a link to any other website or location is for your convenience only and does not signify our endorsement of such other website or location or its contents. We have no control over, do not review, and cannot be responsible for, these outside websites or their content. You acknowledge and agree that Canidae makes no guarantees about, and assumes no responsibility for, the accuracy, currency, content, or quality of this third party content, and that, unless expressly provided otherwise, these terms shall govern your use of any and all third party content.
Security and Access.
Canidae does not guarantee the security or integrity of the website or of any data housed on Canidae servers or third party servers utilized by Canidae. You are prohibited from violating or attempting to violate the security of the website. Canidae has the right but not the obligation to investigate occurrences of possible violations and will cooperate with all applicable law enforcement authorities in prosecuting violators. Canidae may suspend your access while it conducts an investigation. Canidae has no duty or obligation to monitor communications or access to Canidae servers and systems. However, Canidae retains the right to monitor communications and access if it deems necessary or desirable to protect the interests of Canidae, its employees, customers, suppliers, partners, or any third party, or if required to do so by lawful act of any government body.
Canidae strives to provide access to the website on a continuous basis, and to that end, Canidae will take all commercially reasonable efforts to provide uninterrupted access. However, from time to time, access may be interrupted due to conditions within and beyond Canidae control, including but not limited to, force majeure, acts of God, power outages, acts of computer hackers and others acting outside the law, software issues, server downtime, increased Internet traffic, programming errors, regular maintenance, and other related reasons. In response to any unavailability, Canidae will take all commercially reasonable steps to ensure access is restored within a reasonable period of time.
No Warranty.
We do not guarantee the accuracy, the integrity, or the quality of the content contained on the website, and you may not rely on any of this content. All of the content offered by or through Canidae is provided “as is” and Canidae does not represent that any of the content is reliable, accurate, complete, or otherwise valid. ACCORDINGLY, CANIDAE, ITS SUPPLIERS AND OTHER PARTICIPANTS CONTRIBUTING INFORMATION TO CANIDAE DO NOT WARRANT THAT SUCH INFORMATION WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS OR THAT THE OPERATION OF THE WEBSITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE. THE INFORMATION IS PROVIDED TO YOU WITH NO WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NONINFRINGEMENT.
Limitation of Liability.
IN NO EVENT WILL CANIDAE, ITS SUPPLIERS, OR ANYONE ELSE WHO HAS BEEN INVOLVED IN THE CREATION, PRODUCTION, OR DELIVERY OF THE WEBSITE OR CONTENT PROVIDED BY CANIDAE BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, LOST PROFITS OR LOST DATA, THAT MAY ARISE OUT OF YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITE, EVEN IF CANIDAE HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. CANIDAE, ITS AGENTS, LICENSORS, OR AFFILIATES SHALL NOT BE LIABLE IN ANY MANNER WHETHER FOR DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF THE USE, ACCESS, OR AVAILABILITY OF THE WEBSITE. YOU AGREE THAT THE ENTIRE RISK AND RESPONSIBILITY FOR THE USE OF THE WEBSITE, CONTENT, LINKS TO OTHER WEB SITES, OR THE INTERNET GENERALLY, ARE ASSUMED BY INDIVIDUAL WEB USERS AND THAT NO LIABILITY WILL BE CLAIMED OR WILL ATTACH TO CANIDAE WHETHER UNDER CONTRACT, TORT, OR ANY OTHER LEGAL THEORY. CANIDAE HEREBY DISCLAIMS LIABILITY TO THE FULLEST EXTENT OF THE LAW. IN JURISDICTIONS WHERE SUCH DISCLAIMER MAY BE LIMITED, THIS DISCLAIMER IS LIMITED ACCORDINGLY ONLY TO THE AMOUNT REQUIRED BY SUCH LOCAL LAW.
Indemnity.
You agree to indemnify Canidae for certain of your acts and omissions. You agree to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless Canidae, its affiliates, officers, directors, employees, consultants, agents, and representatives from any and all third party claims, losses, liability, damages, and/or costs (including reasonable attorney fees and costs) arising from your access to or use of the website, your violation of these terms, or your infringement, or infringement by any other user of your account, of any intellectual property or other right of any person or entity. Canidae will notify you promptly of any such claim, loss, liability, or demand, and will provide you with reasonable assistance, at your expense, in defending any such claim, loss, liability, damage, or cost.
Copyright.
All contents of the website are: Copyright © 2016 Canidae. All rights reserved.
Governing Law.
These terms shall be construed in accordance with and governed by the laws of the United States and the State of California, without reference to their rules regarding conflicts of law. You hereby irrevocably consent to the exclusive jurisdiction of the state or federal courts in San Luis Obispo County, California, in all disputes arising out of or related to the use of the website.
Acknowledgement.
BY ACCESSING THE WEBSITE, YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT YOU HAVE READ THESE TERMS AND AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THEM.
Should you have any questions or concerns regarding these Terms of Use, please contact us at:
Canidae Corporation
PO Box 3610
San Luis Obispo, CA 93403
1-800-398-1600
canidaesupport@candiae.com