The TRADEMARK GROUP – Terms and Privacy Policy
These terms and conditions (the “Terms”) set out the terms that apply to your use of the The Trademark Group website (the “Website”) provided by The Trademark Group (“THE TRADEMARK GROUP”). Your continued use of our website indicates to THE TRADEMARK GROUP that you agree with these Terms and the Privacy Policy.  We may change these Terms and the Privacy Policy from time to time, and you will be bound by any changes made, so please check back regularly.   Content created by THE TRADEMARK GROUP THE TRADEMARK GROUP owns or licences from third parties all of the trademarks, copyright and other intellectual property that exists in the Website. You must not copy or reproduce in any form any of the graphics, logos or other material on the Website unless you have our specific permission.   THE TRADEMARK GROUP’s disclaimer We endeavour to keep it accurate, error-free, and free of any offensive material. However, you use the Website at your own risk and THE TRADEMARK GROUP will not be liable for any costs or losses you incur through your use of the Website. Whilst we may include on the Website links to third party websites or resources, THE TRADEMARK GROUP is not responsible for such third parties and you use those websites or resources at your own risk.   THE TRADEMARK GROUP’s rights THE TRADEMARK GROUP may prevent access by you to the Website if you do not comply with these Terms. Any failure by THE TRADEMARK GROUP to enforce our rights under these Terms if you do not comply is not a waiver and we remain entitled to enforce our rights in relation to that or any other non-compliance by you.   Entities and governing law There Terms form an agreement between you and THE TRADEMARK GROUP, subject to the laws of Ontario, Canada.   THE TRADEMARK GROUP PRIVACY POLICY The Trademark Group (“THE TRADEMARK GROUP”) is committed to protecting your privacy and the confidentiality of any personal information which you provide to us. This Privacy Policy describes THE TRADEMARK GROUP’s policies and procedures on the collection, use and disclosure of your personal information with respect to the The Trade-mark Shop website (the “Website”). By accessing the Website and providing your information you indicate your acceptance of this Privacy Policy.   1. Collection of personal information You may provide personal information to THE TRADEMARK GROUP and its agents to receive information, to purchase services or other initiatives undertaken by THE TRADEMARK GROUP. This personal information may include details such as your name, address, mobile number, e-mail address and answers to certain trademark or other legal/business-related questions. If you purchase services, you may provide THE TRADEMARK GROUP and its agents with credit card details and other information which will allow THE TRADEMARK GROUP and its agents to process the transaction. THE TRADEMARK GROUP may also request your preferences for receiving further marketing or promotional material. The choice of how much information you provide to THE TRADEMARK GROUP is yours and of course if you want to use THE TRADEMARK GROUP’s services, THE TRADEMARK GROUP will require certain information from you in order to provide the services or conduct the programs and events.   2. How does THE TRADEMARK GROUP use the Personal Information? The personal information you provide to THE TRADEMARK GROUP through the Website may be used by THE TRADEMARK GROUP and its agents for the following purposes:
  • to provide you with services you have requested
  • to provide you with information or other communications about THE TRADEMARK GROUP
  • to involve you in promotions and other initiatives undertaken by THE TRADEMARK GROUP
Some of the functions and services relating to the purpose for which you have provided personal information may be outsourced to third party external service providers. When we contract external services providers, we may provide them with your personal information, but only insofar as it allows them to fulfill that contract (such as for a marketing mail out). THE TRADEMARK GROUP may use your personal information for direct marketing or promotional activities. If THE TRADEMARK GROUP does undertake such activities, you will be provided with an opportunity in each marketing communication to decline to receive any further communications from THE TRADEMARK GROUP. Other than for the purposes described above, THE TRADEMARK GROUP will not use your personal information without your prior consent.   3. Security of your information THE TRADEMARK GROUP takes reasonable steps to ensure the security of all information it collects, including that the information is protected from misuse and loss and from unauthorised access, modification or disclosure. For example, your personal information is maintained in a secure environment, which can be accessed only by authorised personnel. However, no data transmission over the internet or information stored on servers accessible through the internet can be guaranteed to be fully secure. Note that THE TRADEMARK GROUP does not store credit card information.   4. Disclosure of Personal Information Personal information collected through the Website will only be disclosed to third parties in accordance with this Privacy Policy. Information may be provided to third parties where any functions or services relating to the purpose for which the personal information is collected are being outsourced or you would reasonably expect THE TRADEMARK GROUP to disclose it to a third party for a particular purpose. THE TRADEMARK GROUP will not use or disclose your personal information except in accordance with this Privacy Policy unless you have consented to the use or disclosure, or where disclosure is necessary to prevent injury to life or health, to investigate any suspected unlawful activity or where the use or disclosure is required or authorized by law.   5. Access and correction of personal information Access to personal information You may request access to your personal information collected through the Website at any time. Please send an email to info@trademarkshop.ca.  However, there may be some legal or administrative reason why access is denied or amendment refused. If this is so, we will provide you with the reason why. Correction of personal information If you believe any of your personal information held by THE TRADEMARK GROUP is not accurate, complete or up-to-date, THE TRADEMARK GROUP will take reasonable steps to correct the information. To request that your personal information be corrected or updated, please send an email to info@trademarkshop.ca. THE TRADEMARK GROUP is not responsible for the privacy practices or content of any other website that is linked to the Website, or for the privacy practices of any third party service providers that you can access through the Website. We encourage you to read the privacy policies of those websites or service providers.   7. Your visit to the Website The Website uses cookies (small data files that we store on your computer) to collect anonymous traffic data and also to improve your experience with the Websites (e.g. to keep you logged in if you request this). You can remove or block cookies using the settings in your browser, but this may impact your ability to use the Website. This information does not in itself identify individuals and is used to measure the number of visitors to our site and how it was navigated. This information assists us to make the Website more useful to you.   8. Changes to this Privacy Policy This privacy policy may change from time to time particularly as new rules, regulations and industry codes are introduced. Any changes to the Privacy Policy will be posted on the THE TRADEMARK GROUP website. If we consider that the changes are material we will notify you by email.   9. How to contact THE TRADE-MARK SHOP If you have any concerns or questions, please contact THE TRADE-MARK SHOP at info@trademarkshop.ca.  
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