"SITE" from hereon shall mean the web site under the domain names and and includes all components including but not limited to the 'Tuesday Tips & Tidbits' newsletter, the 'Monday Muse Notepad' and the 'Share Your Stories' features, the owner/author of this entity, associated management, affiliates, authorized officials, including web site development, hardware and service provisioning

"TOU" from hereon shall mean Terms of Use for this SITE

"USER" from hereon shall mean one who visits or interacts with the web site, makes use of the content, participates in any means, and anyone who permits and enables a third party to make use of the web site

"THIRD PARTY" from hereon shall mean an individual who has been allowed, enabled or granted the provision to access any part of the web site by a "USER"

"WE" and "OUR" from hereon shall mean the author, Doug McCann and this SITE

"YOU" and "YOUR" from hereon shall mean one who visits or interacts with the web site, makes use of the content, participates in any means, and anyone who permits and enables a third party to make use of the web site - implies and refers to USER

"COMMUNICATION" from hereon shall mean any communication transmitted by the USER, THIRD PARTY, and SITE via any or all provisioning of services through the SITE.

"MCEMS" from heron shall mean McCann & Cambrian E-Media Services

Provision of this Service
Please read these TOU carefully before using this site as they affect your use of this service.

Acceptance of TOU
By using this site, YOU signify that you are in agreement with the TOU. The SITE reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to modify, or update these TOU at any time. YOU agree to be bound by such changes and updates.

No COMMUNICATION to US shall be deemed to have been properly received and no COMMUNICATION shall give rise to any obligation until properly accessed, processed and/or acknowledged by US. In the event that any COMMUNICATION has been damaged or corrupted, YOU shall re-transmit YOUR COMMUNICATION to US with a clear indication that it is a corrected COMMUNICATION. YOU accept responsibility and liability for the completeness and accuracy of any COMMUNICATION sent to US through this service. The SITE will not be liable for any consequences due to incomplete, or incorrect COMMUNICATION sent by YOU.

Limitation of Liability
The content and tools on this site are provided "as is" without warranties or conditions of any kind either expressed or implied. SITE does not warrant or make any representations regarding the use, validity, accuracy, or reliability of, or the results of the use of, or otherwise respecting, the materials on this site or any sites linked to this site. By using this site YOU agree not to hold the SITE liable for any damage, described as but not limited to personal, injury. financial loss, data loss, or other loss, or inconvenience caused by reasons including but not limited to negligence, any direct or indirect action or inaction on the part of the SITE.

Trademarks, Copyrights and Restrictions
All material on this site, including, but not limited to images, illustrations and text is protected by copyrights which are owned and controlled by the SITE and/or by MCEMS. Some content may be owned and/or provided by other parties that have licensed their material to the SITE and/or to MCEMS. No content may be copied, reproduced, republished, posted, transmitted, or distributed in any way without first obtaining written permission. Modification of content or programming within this site and/or the use of content and materials for any other purpose is a violation of the copyrights and other proprietary rights.

The information, opinions, and recommendations presented in this web site are provided for your general knowledge and are not intended to replace more direct and professional consultation with certified, or registered individuals qualified to advise on respective matters. The content and information on this SITE are provided "as is" and without warranties of any kind either expressed or implied.

The SITE and/or MCEMS expressly disclaim any liability for losses, damages or other consequences arising from the use, or reproduction, of this site whether such use was authorized, intended, implied and/or in any case where authorization was not granted by the SITE and/or MCEMS. Canadian laws apply to this site and to YOUR use of this site regardless of your geographical location. YOU acknowledge the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of the Province of Ontario to determine any proceedings arising out of the use of this SITE.