Conditions of use for Dealstreet.ca / Publisac.ca

1. Acceptance of Conditions of Use

1.1 By using the Website, you acknowledge having read and understood these terms of use and, accordingly, you agree to abide by them as well as any future modifications which may be made. These terms of use represent an agreement between you and Transcontinental Media.

1.2These conditions of use may be subject to change, addition or deletion at any time. Any such change will be posted on this page. Also, if we make major changes in our current terms of use, they will be posted at least thirty (30) days prior to their coming into force and users who have forwarded their e-mail addresses to us will be notified directly thereof by electronic mail. Please refer to these terms of use regularly in case any changes are made to them.

1.3This Website is solely directed to individuals located in Canada. If you do not agree with any of the terms of use, or are not authorized or do not have legal standing to agree with any of the terms of use, you may not use the Website. In addition, should you consider any future amendments made to these terms of use to be unacceptable, you can cancel your account with us at any time.

1.4ANY FAILURE ON YOUR PART TO COMPLY WITH THESE TERMS OF USE MAY LEAD TO THE CANCELLATION OF YOUR ACCOUNT AND ANY RELATED PRIVILEGES.


2.General Terms

2.1This Website is a venue for third parties to provide offers and information relating to their products or services. The third parties are solely responsible for fulfilling the terms of their offers and Transcontinental Media shall in no event be responsible for any discrepancy between the information provided on the Website and the third party’s terms of fulfillment, including, without limitation, the price and product description available in store. Transcontinental Media is not a party to any offer on this Website and does not endorse, recommend or sponsor any product, service or promotional offer available on this Website or on any third party website, other than contests in which it is specifically identified as a sponsor. Any correspondence, advertisement, purchase or promotion in relation to a third party, including without limitation the delivery of and the payment for third party products and/or services, and any other term, condition, warranty or representation associated with such correspondence, purchase or promotion, is solely between you and the applicable third party. Transcontinental Media makes no representations or warranties and does not provide or guarantee any advice regarding the suitability or potential value of any particular product or service or promotional offer. The images and photographs posted on the Website in relation to a product, service or promotional offer of a third party are provided solely for information purposes. You acknowledge that Transcontinental Media does not pre-screen any content. In particular, Transcontinental Media does not control the content created by third parties and makes no representation or warranty whatsoever regarding the accuracy of the information accessible on or through the Website, including without limitation any information regarding rebates, coupons, discounts, deals, or other promotions for any product or service. Transcontinental Media cannot guarantee that goods or services advertised on the Website will be available on any terms and conditions (including price) described on or through the Website at any time. Through your use of the Website, you may have the opportunity to engage in commercial transactions with third parties. You agree that all such transactions are at your own risk. Transcontinental Media is not a party to any such transactions and disclaim and any all liability regarding all such third party transactions.


2.2Coupons and Contests

Transcontinental Media may, from time to time, run contests on the Website, alone or jointly with third party sponsors. All such contests will be governed by their respective contest rules. Prior to entering into a contest, you should read, understand and agree to the terms and conditions set out is the applicable contest rules.

All coupons provided on this Website are governed by the terms and conditions applicable to such coupons. Transcontinental Media does not control the content created by third parties and makes no representation or warranty whatsoever regarding the accuracy of the information regarding coupons for any product or service.


2.3Personal Use

All the items contained in Website are offered for your personal use for non-commercial purposes. It is prohibited to use the items contained in the Website for commercial or advertising purposes without the written consent of Transcontinental Media.

2.4Registration and Security

When you register, you must select a password and a user name. You cannot (i) choose or use someone’s password with the intention of pretending to be that person; (ii) use a password in which someone else has rights, without that person’s authorization; or (iii) use a password or a user name that Transcontinental Media, at its sole discretion, considers offensive.

You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your password and user name. You should notify Transcontinental Media as soon as possible by e-mail of any known or suspected use of your account, or of any known or suspected breach of security.

You are responsible for any use of your accounts on the Website. Transcontinental Media cannot be held liable for the unauthorized use of your account or for any loss or damage arising in particular from the non-compliance with the security measures mentioned in this section.


2.5Fees and Payment

Transcontinental Media reserves the right to charge fees for future access to the Website, or any section thereof. If Transcontinental Media should charge new fees for access to any section of the Website, it will notify you in advance in order to give you the opportunity to close your account.


2.6Applicable Timezone

All content posted on our website shall reference our server time (GMT-5), in case of any discrepancies between the publish offer time on the Website and the third party’s offer, the third party’s offer time shall always govern


2.7Privacy

By using the Website, you consent to our collection, use and disclosure of your personal information in accordance with our Privacy Policy. In addition, when you agree to participate in any contest or offer conducted by a third party or consent to receiving information directly from third parties, you consent to the third party’s privacy policy. We assume no responsibility for any use of your personal information by third parties.


2.8Links to Third Party Sites

This Website may contain hypertext or links to websites controlled by parties other than Transcontinental Media. When you access a non-Transcontinental Media web site, please understand that it is independent from Transcontinental Media and that Transcontinental Media has no control over the content on that website. These sites are managed entirely by third parties and Transcontinental Media cannot make any declaration whatsoever concerning the quality or overall content thereof nor regarding the quality of the products offered or the security of performing transactions on the sites in question. Transcontinental Media is providing these links to You only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by Transcontinental Media of the linked website. Unless otherwise indicated on a website, we are not sponsored by or affiliated with the linked sites, and trademarks used in connection with linked sites are not trademarks of Transcontinental Media.. The fact that third party sites are identified on the Website should not in any way be interpreted as an endorsement by Transcontinental Media and does not incur its liability in any way. Transcontinental Media cannot be held liable for possible damages arising from the use of these sites. All complaints about third party sites should be addressed to the administrators of those sites.


3.User-Provided Content : Blogs, Articles, Options, Chat Rooms, Bulletin Boards, Etc.

Since all communications and materials submitted to the Website may be public and not private, you should abide by the rules set forth below:

3.1Use polite language. Objectionable or offensive language will not be tolerated at any time. In addition, no one may store, use or submit defamatory, libellous, obscene, tortious, pornographic, sexist, racist, homophobic, inappropriate, unreasonable, violent, religiously-charged, abusive or illegal content, or content in violation of third-party rights.

3.2Be courteous. No one may make threats or incite anyone else to violence or hatred. It is also prohibited to deliberately disturb any discussion with repetitive messages, unfounded messages or spamming.

3.3Discuss but do not attack. In an open discussion where there are many different opinions, people often disagree. Transcontinental Media encourages lively discussions and debates on its Internet sites. Moreover, personal attacks are a breach of these conditions of use.

3.4No one should use blogs, chat rooms, bulletin boards or other user-content platforms to promote or offer for sale any good or service for a commercial purpose, or conduct or send any study, contest, pyramid scheme or chain letters, spamming, or to engage in any hacking, solicitation or any other act for illegal purposes. Any acts which may infringe other peoples' rights or their enjoyment of the blogs, chat rooms or bulletin boards are also prohibited. It is prohibited to use the Website for autopromotion or to upload content for commercial purposes without Transcontinental Media's consent

3.5You may not submit or upload any virus, bug, malware or any other harmful computer code, program or file.

3.6You declare that you have all the necessary rights, in particular, intellectual property rights, to any material that you submit as a user (or otherwise) to Transcontinental Media.

3.7You acknowledge and agree that you remain the holder of the copyright of all material you submit as a user to Transcontinental Media. However, you acknowledge and agree that by submitting any materials or works to Transcontinental Media, you grant it an irrevocable non-exclusive licence, without any compensation whatsoever to you, to use, edit, modify, delete, reproduce, publish, distribute, translate, develop ancillary products, adapt, communicate, perform in public, archive or index, and give sub-licences to such materials or works, or otherwise do any other act that is subject to copyright protection under the Canadian Copyright Act. To this effect, you waive any moral right you may assert related to the integrity of your work. The rights granted in this section are applicable to all media, including without limitation all print media and digital or electronic media now known or hereafter created

3.8You acknowledge and agree that you are personally liable for the content of your messages, articles or other content submitted on Transcontinental Media's Internet sites, and for the consequences thereof.

3.9Transcontinental Media reserves the right, at its sole discretion, not to publish, to filter, to edit or to withdraw any materials transmitted by a user on any of its Internet sites, for any reason (or for no reason) whatsoever. In addition, this remains an option and not an obligation.

3.10 Transcontinental Media does not make any declaration concerning the control over the material available on its Internet sites. Transcontinental Media is not and may not be held liable for the accuracy, legality or the compliance with the intellectual property rules or with the conditions of use of any materials provided by its users.


4.Disclaimer of Warranties and Limitation of Liability

4.1TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, TRANSCONTINENTAL MEDIA IS PROVIDING THIS WEBSITE ON AN "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS AND MAKES NO WARRANTIES OR REPRESENTATIONS, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, IN CONNECTION WITH THE WEBSITE, ITS CONTENTS, OR ANY WEBSITE OR CONTENTS WITH WHICH IT IS LINKED. TRANSCONTINENTAL MEDIA SHALL NOT BE RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE OF ANY KIND INCURRED AS A RESULT OF, OR IN CONNECTION WITH YOUR USE OF, OR RELIANCE ON, ANY CONTENT ON THIS WEBSITE OR ON ANY THIRD PARTY SITE. TRANSCONTINENTAL MEDIA DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE FUNCTION OF THE WEBSITE OR ITS CONTENTS WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR FREE, THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, OR THAT THE WEBSITE OR THE SERVERS THAT MAKE IT AVAILABLE ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS.

4.2TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, NEGLIGENCE, SHALL TRANSCONTINENTAL MEDIA BE LIABLE FOR ANY LOSS OF USE, LOSS OF DATA, LOSS OF INCOME OR PROFIT, LOSS OF OR DAMAGE TO PROPERTY, OR FOR ANY DAMAGES OF ANY KIND OR CHARACTER (INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION ANY DIRECT, COMPENSATORY, INCIDENTAL, DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES), EVEN IF TRANSCONTINENTAL MEDIA HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES OR LOSSES, ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OF THE WEBSITE, ITS CONTENTS, OR ANY WEBSITE OR CONTENTS WITH WHICH IT IS LINKED. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE TOTAL LIABILITY OF TRANSCONTINENTAL MEDIA FOR ALL DAMAGES, LOSSES, AND CAUSES OF ACTION, WHETHER IN CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, NEGLIGENCE), OR OTHERWISE, EXCEED THE AMOUNT PAID BY YOU FOR ACCESSING THIS WEBSITE.

4.3You hereby indemnify, defend and hold Transcontinental Media, its directors, officers, senior executives, shareholders, employees, affiliated businesses, representatives and content providers (collectively referred to as “Transcontinental Media”) harmless from and against any and all monetary condemnation in principal, interest, legal and extrajudicial costs and any other damages, including but without limitation, all reasonable legal costs incurred by Transcontinental Media related to any claim, proceeding, action or stay (“Claim”) ensuing from the non-compliance, by you or any other user of your account, with these Terms of Use. Transcontinental Media reserves the right to participate in the defence of any such Claim and to be represented by an attorney of its choice.


5.Intellectual Property

5.1All content published on or otherwise accessible through this Website is protected by copyright, patent, trademark and other applicable intellectual property laws. The trademarks and logos used or posted on the Website are trademarks and logos registered or not by Transcontinental Media or third parties. Nothing on the Website may be interpreted in such a way as to allow, directly or indirectly, the use of such trademarks or logos without the prior written permission of their owner. Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, it is prohibited to reproduce the trademarks and logos displayed on the Website for commercial or advertising purposes or to increase the number of visitors to your site.

5.2All the items accessible through the Website (including, without limitation, the texts, articles, photographs, images, illustrations, audio and video excerpts, software, etc.) are protected by copyright and belong to Transcontinental Media or third parties acting as content providers. Except for certain clearly stated exceptions, no items on the Website must be interpreted as giving you any right whatsoever with regard to the intellectual property of Transcontinental Media or of a third party acting as a content provider.

5.3Except as otherwise provided herein, you may not copy, reproduce, modify, publish, distribute or participate in the transfer or sale of, or create derivative works from, translate, download, grant under licence, or in any other way exploit, any item offered on the Website (including any software), in whole or in part.

5.4You can download or copy only for your personal use for non-commercial purposes items from the Website provided you maintain all the intellectual property notices they contain. Copying or memorizing any item for purposes other than personal use is strictly forbidden without the prior written permission of Transcontinental Media or the holder of the copyrights identified in the notice of intellectual property.


6.Governing Law and Jurisdiction

6.1These Terms of Use, your use of the Website, and all related matters shall be governed solely by the laws of the Province of Québec, Canada and the applicable federal laws of Canada, without regard to the conflicts of law provisions of any jurisdiction. You hereby irrevocably submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of the Province of Québec in the City of Montréal in relation to all disputes arising from or related to these Terms of Use, your use of the Website and any related matters. If you access the Website from outside Canada, you do so at your own risk and are responsible for compliance with the laws of your jurisdiction.