Terms of Use



The egcoc.org Web Site (the “Web Site”) is owned and operated by the East Gwillimbury Chamber of Commerce (the “EGCOC”).


The EGCOC offers its members, and the general public access to various services, including but not limited to the provision of informational resources on the EGCOC.org Web Site and social media accounts, and other EGCOC online portals (collectively, the “Web Site”) as well as in other EGCOC publications (collectively, the “Services”). Your use of the Services is subject to both these Terms of Use and the Privacy Policy located at http://EGCOC.org/Privacy Policy (collectively, the “Terms”). Your access to and continued use of any Service, including this Web Site, constitutes your acceptance of and compliance with the Terms. If you have not already done so, please take some time to familiarize yourself with these provisions. If you do not agree to the Terms, you should immediately discontinue any use of the Web Site or other Services. The EGCOC may revise the Terms at any time by updating this posting. You should visit the page periodically to review the Terms because they are binding on you.

Please also review our Privacy Polic , which also governs any use of this Web Site, the Services (as defined below) or other EGCOC services, in order to understand how the EGCOC, its service providers, and its agents collect, use and disclose personal information in the course of their activities.


The Web Site is the property of the EGCOC. The East Gwillimbury Chamber of Commerce, EGCOC, ExperienceEG, ShopEG are trademarks of the East Gwillimbury Chamber of Commerce, Sharon, Ontario. All other company names or trademarks mentioned herein are the trademarks of their respective owners.

The contents of the Web Site along with other informational materials provided by, through, or to EGCOC, such as text, publications, newsletters, articles, opinions, views, graphics, images, HTML code, multimedia clips, Java code, e-mail or internet links, and the selection and arrangement of information (the “Content”), are protected by copyright and other intellectual property laws under both Canadian and foreign laws. Unauthorized use of the Content may violate copyright, trademark, patent and other laws. You must retain all copyright, trademark and other proprietary notices contained in the original Content on any copy you make of the Content.

Visitors to the Web Site or contributors to other EGCOC publications or informational resources may supply Content in certain situations, so long as the Content is not illegal, obscene, threatening, defamatory, invasive of privacy, infringing of intellectual property rights, or otherwise injurious to third parties or objectionable, and does not consist of or contain computer viruses, political campaigning, commercial solicitation, chain letters, mass mailings, or any form of “spam” or unsolicited commercial electronic messages. In posting Content, you may not use a false e-mail address, impersonate any person or entity, or otherwise mislead other persons accessing the Content. The EGCOC reserves the right (but not the obligation) to monitor, remove or edit such Content, but does not regularly review posted Content. The EGCOC takes no responsibility and assumes no liability for any Content supplied by third parties.

If you do supply Content, by doing so you grant the EGCOC a non-exclusive, royalty-free, perpetual, worldwide, irrevocable, and fully sub-licensable right to use, produce, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, perform, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, communicate to the public by telecommunication and display such Content in any and all media. You represent and warrant that you own or otherwise control all the rights to the Content that you supply, that the Content is accurate, that use of the Content you supply does not violate the Terms and will not cause injury to any person or entity; and that you will indemnify the EGCOC for all claims resulting from Content you supply.


You are granted a limited licence to display or print the Content for your own personal non-commercial use only, provided the Content is not modified and you shall be fully responsible for any consequences resulting from such use. Any other use of the Content is prohibited. All rights not expressly granted herein are reserved. None of the Content may be otherwise reproduced, re-published, re-disseminated or otherwise provided in any manner or form without the prior written consent of the EGCOC or the third party to which the intellectual property rights belong. You may not sell or modify the Content or reproduce, display, publicly perform, distribute, or otherwise use the Content in any way for any public or commercial purpose. The use of the Content on any other web site or in a networked computer environment for any purpose is prohibited. If you violate any of these Terms, your permission to use the Content automatically terminates and you must immediately destroy any copies you have made of any Content.


The Content and Services are provided for informational purposes only and are not intended to provide financial, legal, accounting or tax advice or advice on any particular matter and should not be relied upon in that respect. You should not act or rely on any information in the Content or Services without seeking the advice of a professional. While the EGCOC makes efforts to present accurate and reliable information, the EGCOC does not endorse, approve or certify such information, nor does it guarantee the accuracy, appropriateness, completeness, efficacy, timeliness, reliability, or correct sequencing of such information. Use of such information is voluntary, and reliance on it should only be undertaken after an independent review of its accuracy, appropriateness, completeness, efficacy, timeliness, reliability or correct sequencing. The EGCOC assumes no obligation to update the Content, advise on further developments concerning topics mentioned or update the functionality of the Services. The information provided via the Content or Services may contain typographical or factual errors. The Content and Services may be changed without notice. The Content and Services provided “as is” and “as available” without any representations, warranties or conditions of any kind, express or implied, including, without limitation, implied warranties or conditions of fitness for a particular purpose or use, or non-infringement. Further, no representations, conditions or warranties are made concerning the accuracy, appropriateness, completeness, efficacy, timeliness, reliability, or correct sequencing of the Content or Services, or of any information contained in any site linked to from this Web Site. The EGCOC does not warrant or guarantee uninterrupted access to the Web Site, any site linked to this Web Site or to the availability or currency of internet or e-mail links provided on the Web Site. In no event shall the EGCOC, its officers, affiliates, agents, licensors, employees or internet service provider(s) (collectively “its Representatives”) be liable to you or any third party for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, punitive, exemplary or consequential damages whatsoever, including but not limited to lost revenue, lost or damaged data or other commercial or economic loss, whether based in contract, tort (including negligence), breach of statutory law, or any other theory of liability. The foregoing limitations and disclaimers shall apply even if the EGCOC or its Representatives have been advised or should have known of the possibility of such damage.


The Internet is not a secure medium and privacy cannot be ensured. Internet e-mail is vulnerable to interception and forging. The EGCOC will not be responsible for any damages you or any third party may suffer as a result of the transmission of confidential information that you make to any third party. The EGCOC is not responsible for any errors or any changes made to any transmitted information. Should you decide to transmit information over the Internet or by e-mail, you do so at your own risk.

If you use any account or Service, you are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality and integrity of your account and password and for restricting access to your computer, your password, your account and the Service, and you agree to accept responsibility for all activities that occur under your account, your password or the Service.


While the EGCOC makes efforts to ensure that all Content and Services do not contain computer viruses, you are responsible to take the appropriate precautions to scan for computer viruses and to ensure that you have a complete and current back up of any items contained on your computer system.


The Web Site may contain links to third-party sites as well as e-mail links. These links are provided solely as a reference to help you identify and locate other Internet resources that may be of interest to you. These third-party sites were independently developed by parties other than the EGCOC and the EGCOC assumes no responsibility for the accuracy, appropriateness, completeness, efficacy, timeliness, reliability, or correct sequencing of the information contained in such sites. The inclusion of any link to a third-party site does not imply endorsement by the EGCOC. Any mention of another party or its product or service by the EGCOC should not be construed as an endorsement of that party or its product or service. If you decide to access linked third-party web sites, you do so at your own risk and should carefully review their terms and conditions and privacy policies.


You agree that your use of the Services shall not violate any applicable local, national or international law, including but not limited to any regulations having the force of law. Some jurisdictions may have restrictions on the use of the Internet by their residents.

You agree not to impersonate another person in your use of the Services or the sending of any e-mail to an address provided via the Services, or to use or disclose another individual’s personal information without obtaining their express prior consent.


The laws of the Province of Ontario and the laws of Canada applicable therein shall govern as to the interpretation, validity and effect of this agreement or any dispute between you and the EGCOC, without regard to principles of conflicts of laws or your domicile, residence or physical location. You hereby consent and submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of the Province of Ontario in any action or proceeding instituted under or related to this agreement or in relation to any dispute between you and the EGCOC. You further agree that any dispute resolution proceedings will be conducted only on an individual basis and not in a class, consolidated or representative action.