Terms & Conditions

Acceptance of Website Terms

Your access to and use of this web site [the "Site"] constitutes your acceptance of the following terms of use [the "Terms"]. If you do not agree to these Terms, you should immediately stop using this Site and destroy all materials obtained by you through use of this Site.

Also note that these Terms may change from time to time and it is your responsibility to check for such updates. The effective date of these Terms is October 23, 2000.

Intellectual Property Rights and Grant of Limited License

This Site is operated by Toronto Hydro Corporation ["Toronto Hydro"]. The information, text, graphics or other materials on this Site [collectively the "Content"] are protected by copyright, as is the arrangement of the Content. Toronto Hydro either owns the Content of this Site or has acquired the appropriate licenses or permissions for the use of the Content.

Some of the names, words, phrases, designs and logos [collectively the "Marks"] in this Site, and any links from this Site may be protected as trademarks of Toronto Hydro or other owners. The Marks include, without limitation, the business name Toronto Hydro and the logo.

You are hereby granted revocable permission to use the Content of the Site for personal, non-commercial, lawful viewing only. This is a limited license grant, not a title transfer, and under this license you may not modify the Content, remove any copyright or proprietary notices from the Content, nor mirror the Content onto any other server. The display of the Marks on the Site does not imply that Toronto Hydro or any other owner grants you a license to use any of these Marks without the written permission of the owner.

Disclaimer and Limitation of Liability

This Site and the Content is provided for information purposes only. Access to this Site is provided on an "as is" basis, and while reasonable efforts are made to ensure the quality, accuracy and timeliness of the Content and the operation of this Site, Toronto Hydro makes no representations or warranties of any kind regarding this Site and/or the Content, including without limitation, any representations or warranties that: (i) the Site or the Content will be accurate, complete, current, timely, merchantable or suitable for any particular purpose, (ii) the operation of the Site will be uninterrupted or error-free, (iii) defects or errors in the Site or Content will be corrected, (iv) the Site will be free from viruses or harmful components, (v) communications to or from the Site will be secure and/or not intercepted and (vi) the Site or the Content will not infringe any third party intellectual property. 

You acknowledge and agree that you are using the Website solely at your own risk and liability.  Toronto Hydro will not be responsible for any damages whatsoever, including without limitation direct, indirect, special, incidental, consequential or punitive damages, arising out of or in connection with the Content or the use or inability to use this Site.

Third Party Sites

This Site contains links to other web sites ["Third Party Sites"]. The Third Party Sites were independently developed by parties other than Toronto Hydro.  The links to Third Party Sites are provided solely as a convenience to you, and Toronto Hydro is not, in any manner, disseminating or endorsing the material contained therein.  Your use of Third Party Sites is solely at your own risk and liability.  Toronto Hydro assumes no responsibility whatsoever for Third Party Sites nor does Toronto Hydro make any representations or warranties of any kind with respect to Third Party Sites, including without limitation any representations or warranties: (i) regarding the accuracy, currency, quality or appropriateness of the information contained at the Third Party Sites, (ii) regarding merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement any material, content, software, goods or services located at or made available through Third Party Sites, and (iii) that the operation of Third Party Sites will be uninterrupted, error free or free from viruses or other harmful components.

No linking to this Site

Links to the Site without the express written permission of Toronto Hydro are strictly prohibited.  To request permission to link to this Site, please contact the Webmaster at webmaster@torontohydro.com and write Request for Third Party Link in the subject line.

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Compliance with Laws

You agree to use this Site and any Content from this Site only for lawful purposes.

Choice of Laws

The laws of the Province of Ontario and laws of Canada applicable therein shall govern any dispute relating to the use of this Site, including without limitation the interpretation of these Terms, despite any conflict of laws provisions in force where you live or the physical location of your computer system. You hereby consent to the jurisdiction of the courts of the Province of Ontario in any action or dispute relating to your use of this Site.

Severability

The invalidity of any of the provisions of these Terms, as determined by a court of competent jurisdiction, shall not affect the validity of the remaining provisions.

Last modified: April 12, 2010