Terms of Use


Terms of Use

Welcome to the ‘HauteCulture.org’ web site (the "Site"). These Terms of Use are a legal agreement between Haute Culture and you. This agreement is the entire agreement between Haute Culture and you concerning this Site. Haute Culture may make changes in the content (including, without limitation, the Web pages and downloadable materials) and functionality on this Site (collectively, the "Content") or to this Agreement, or discontinue the Site, at any time in its sole discretion. By accessing or using this Site or downloading the Content you accept all of the terms and conditions in this agreement.

Copyrights and trademarks
The Content, unless otherwise noted, is the property of Haute Culture and the names of our products and services referred to on this Site are our trademarks, other than the ‘Intercultural Development Inventory’ (belonging to Hammer Consulting LLC) which we are licensed to use as qualified IDI Administrators. The Site and the Content are protected by worldwide copyright laws and treaties. You agree to abide by all applicable copyright laws in your use of this Site.

Permitted use of site
You are permitted to download a copy of any of the Content on a single computer for personal noncommercial use, provided no changes are made to the Content, and no copyright, trademark or other proprietary notices are removed. The Content may not be used for resale or distribution. You agree not to use this Site in any illegal manner. Any passwords used for this Site are for individual use only. No other use of this Site is permitted, including without limitation, co-branding, framing, or hyper-linking, without the express written permission of Haute Culture. This Site is not intended for persons under 15 years of age. You must possess the legal authority to form binding contracts under applicable law to use this Site.

The Content is provided solely for informational purposes. This Site does not establish any client, advisory, fiduciary or professional relationship between Haute Culture and you. Neither Haute Culture nor any other person is, in connection with this Site, engaged in rendering accounting, advisory, auditing, consulting, legal, tax, or other professional services or advice. All content is provided "As Is", without warranty of any kind. All implied warranties, including without limitation, merchantability, are excluded. You download any material on or from this site at your own risk.

Limitation of liability
In no event shall Haute Culture, its affiliates, agents or suppliers be liable to any person for any direct, indirect, consequential or other damages (including, without limitation, any lost profits, loss of information or other data) that are related to the use of, or the inability to use, the content on this site or on any linked web site, under any circumstances.

Haute Culture will become the sole owner of any information you submit to us via this Site. We may use any ideas, know-how, or techniques you may provide to us through this Site, for any purpose, in any media. We have no duty to keep such information confidential, except as we agree to in advance in writing, or as required by law. Any personally identifiable information you provide us via this Site is governed by the Privacy Policy associated with this Site.

Links To third party sites
Certain links on this Site may let you leave this Site. The linked sites are not under the control of Haute Culture and Haute Culture is not responsible for the contents of any linked site or of any content on any downstream Web sites, or the privacy policies, or terms of use of, or any changes or updates to such sites. Haute Culture is providing these links to you only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by Haute Culture of the site or its contents.

Governing Law
This Site is maintained and run by Haute Culture from its location in Canada.
Access to this Site from locations where the Content is illegal is not permitted. You are responsible for compliance with local laws, if you access this Site from outside Canada. The exclusive forum for any disputes shall be the courts in Toronto, Canada. The provisions of this agreement are separable.

The Haute Culture privacy policy for this Site is set forth at the Privacy Policy.