The Chef and Restaurant Database

TERMS OF USE AGREEMENT

THE SITE

Your use of The Chef and Restaurant Database ("ChefDb.com", "we", "our") in any manner constitutes you have read and understood the Terms of Use Agreement and that you agree to be bound by it. The Chef and Restaurant Database reserves the right to modify or change the Terms of Use Agreement at any time without prior notice. Your access and use of ChefDb.com and its Materials and Services will be subject to the most current version of the Terms of Use Agreement, rules and guidelines posted on ChefDb.com at the time of such use. Please regularly check the "Terms of Use" link on the home page of ChefDb.com to view the then-current terms.

"Materials" means all information, data, documents, communications, downloads, files, text, images, photographs, graphics, content, tools and resources made available or enabled by The Chef and Restaurant Database or users of ChefDb.com. "Services" means all services and resources offered or enabled by The Chef and Restaurant Database and users of ChefDb.com.

RESTRICTIONS ON USE OF MATERIALS

The Materials and Services on this site, as well as their selection and arrangement (collectively, "The Content"), are protected by copyright, and other applicable intellectual property laws, and any unauthorized use of The Content of ChefDb.com may violate such laws and the Terms of Use Agreement.

You agree not to copy, republish, frame, download, transmit, modify, adapt, create derivative works based on, rent, lease, loan, sell, assign, distribute, display, perform, license, sublicense or reverse engineer ChefDb.com, its Materials or Services, any portions of ChefDb.com, its Materials or Services or the selection and arrangement of ChefDb.com, its Materials or Services, except as expressly authorized herein. In addition, you agree not to use any data mining, robots or similar data gathering and extraction methods in connection with ChefDb.com, its Services or Materials. Mass collection and redistribution of the information contained on ChefDb.com is expressly prohibited.

The Chef and Restaurant Database Materials and Services are for personal use and may not be used in connection with any commercial endeavors except those that are specifically endorsed or approved by ChefDb.com.

LINKS TO EXTERNAL WEB SITES

ChefDb.com contains links to other Internet Web sites. These links do not, in any way, constitute an endorsement or approval by The Chef and Restaurant Database of such Web sites. The Chef and Restaurant Database is not responsible for and makes no warranties concerning the contents of any linked sites.

DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES

You understand this Web site and the information within are provided on an "as is", with no warranties whatsoever. You agree that the use of this site, including all content, data or otherwise is at your own risk.

LINKING TO THE WEB SITE

You may provide links to any page of this Web Site, provided you do not remove or obscure, by framing or otherwise, any portion of the page being linked.

GOVERNING LAW AND JURISDICTION

The Terms of Use Agreement is governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the Province of Ontario.

LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

The Chef and Restaurant Database is not liable for any damages whatsoever, arising from the use or performance of ChefDb.com or from any information provided through this Web site, even if The Chef and Restaurant Database has been advised of the possibility of such damages. The Chef and Restaurant Database is not liable for any threatening, defamatory, obscene, offensive or illegal content or conduct of any other party while using ChefDb.com or any of its services.

The Chef and Restaurant Database shall not be liable for any third-party claims or losses of any nature, including, but not limited to, lost profits, punitive or consequential damages due to the use of any aspect of the site.

The information provided within these pages is not guaranteed to be accurate, nor does the management take responsibility for it. The information comes from other sources and therefore may be wholly unreliable, and The Chef and Restaurant Database does not guarantee its suitability for any purpose.

MAKING SUBMISSIONS TO OUR WEB SITE

By submitting any of your own information, updates, resume, work history, etc. to our Web site, you grant us a royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, non-exclusive and fully sub-licensable right and license to use, display, reproduce and modify in any manner whatsoever submission (in whole or part) anywhere as we see fit. You also waive any moral rights you may have in your submission.

Further, by making your submission to us, you warrant that the information and material you submit are true and accurate, relate only to lawful activity, do not infringe or violate any third party's rights, including copyrights or trade mark rights, nor will they be defamatory, false, misleading or in any manner harmful to any person or otherwise unlawful if posted on our Web site.

The Chef and Restaurant Database reserves the right to remove (without notice) and/or edit any content posted to ChefDb.com.

I HAVE READ THIS AGREEMENT AND AGREE TO ALL OF THE PROVISIONS CONTAINED ABOVE.