Terms & Conditions

Public Incubator Inc. (together with its affiliates hereby referred to as "Public Incubator") is primarily a digital platform that provides business startup advisory services. This Terms of Service (this "Agreement") sets forth the terms and conditions governing your use of the Site and your access to and use of the information, content and services offered on the Site (collectively with the Site, the "Services"). By accessing or using the Services, you agree to be legally bound by this Agreement, as it may be amended from time to time. If you do not agree to abide by these Terms and Conditions, do not use this site. This web site (the "site") is provided solely for informational and guidance purposes by the Public Incubator, and its use by you is conditional on your acceptance of the terms and conditions of use set forth below (the "Terms and Conditions"). Public Incubator makes no representations as to the accuracy of information contained on any page on this Site. By visiting or using this site, including without limitation to access, use, and/or download messages, information, data, text, software or images, or other content from this site (collectively the "content"), or to send messages, information, data, text, software or images, or other Content to the site, you agree on your own behalf, and on behalf of any entity on whose behalf you may act, to accept and abide by the Terms and Conditions for each use of and each visit to this site. Public Incubator may, at any time without notice or liability, and for any reason whatsoever, terminate, change, suspend or discontinue any aspect of this site, including

  1. changing the availability of, restricting access to, or imposing limits on any or all features or services on, or links to, the site

  2. adding, removing or changing any fees or charges for use of the site or any features thereof;

  3. removing, adding, modifying or otherwise changing any content on this site. Public Incubator reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to correct any errors or omissions in any portion of this site at any time without notice, but confirms that it has no duty to do so.

 

If any term, condition or any change thereto is not acceptable to you, you must discontinue your use of this site immediately. Your continued use of this site after any such changes are posted will constitute acceptance of those changes. These Terms and Conditions apply exclusively to your use of this site and do not alter the terms or conditions of any other agreement you may have with Public Incubator and its affiliates.

You are granted a Canadian, non‐exclusive, non‐transferable, non‐sub‐licensable, revocable, limited license to use the content of this site for informational purposes only and solely for your own personal or internal company use. You may not modify any Content that you use. You must include with any display or copy of the content its copyright notice. No other use is permitted. You may not:

  1. Resell any content;

  2. Include any content in or with any product that you create or distribute;

  3. Copy any content onto your own or any other website; or

  4. Use this site in any manner that could damage, disable, overburden, impair, interfere with the security of, negatively affect the functioning of, or otherwise abuse, this site or any services, system resources, accounts, servers, networks, affiliated or linked sites, connected to or accessible through this site including without limitation uploading, posting or otherwise transmitting on this site computer viruses, Trojan horses, worms or other files or computer programs which are potentially harmful, disruptive or destructive or that may impose an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on this site's infrastructure; or using any robot, spider or other automatic program or device, or manual process to monitor, copy, summarize, or otherwise extract information from this site or the Content in whole or in part.

 

In addition, you agree that you are solely responsible for actions and communications undertaken or transmitted in the course of your usage of this site, and that you will comply with all laws that apply or may apply to your use of or activities on this site or in respect of the Content. Public Incubator will investigate occurrences which may involve violations of such laws, and may involve, and cooperate with, law enforcement authorities in prosecuting users who are involved in such violations. Public Incubator reserves the right at all times to disclose any information regarding your usage of the site as necessary to satisfy any law, regulation or governmental request.

All personal and business-related information created, held or collected by Public Incubator are accessible to staff and affiliates of Public Incubator. Your login and password are unique to you and your password is encrypted in the database. The information entered on the website is stored in a secured database and shared with your designated advisors, affiliates and staff of Public Incubator. A separate non-disclosure agreement must be signed with the advisors and mentors if you wish to maintain a high degree of confidentiality for your business. Otherwise, the advisors, mentors, and staff of Public Incubator will use the information in good faith without any legal binding. Do not share highly sensitive information, including intellectual properties, as Public Incubator cannot guarantee the confidentiality of the information. Note: Unless specifically noted otherwise, neither electronic systems nor email is secure information transmission methods. Therefore, we recommended that you do not send or store sensitive personal or business proprietary information electronically.

In no event will Public Incubator be liable for any damages, including without limitation, direct, indirect, special, incidental, moral or consequential damages, loss of profits, opportunities or information or for expenses arising in connection with this website, with any software available on this website, with any hyperlinked website or for use thereof or inability to use by interruption, defect, delay in operation or transmission, computer virus or line or system failure, even if Public Incubator is advised of the possibility of such damages, losses or expenses.

The descriptions of the various products and services offered by Public Incubator contained in this website are provided solely for general informational purposes. This website is not intended to provide specific advice for any individual or business entity and should not be relied on for such advice. Persons seeking advisory services from mentors and advisors should contact a licensed professional before making any decision that may affect their current and future business. Mentors and Advisors of Public Incubator can not be held liable for any loss or damage caused due to their advice. Their advice cannot be construed as misguidance and a cause for any kind of loss or damage.

The content is protected by Canadian and worldwide copyright laws and treaty provisions. Any unauthorized copying, redistribution, reproduction or modification of the content by any person may be a violation of trademark and/or copyright laws and could subject such person to legal action. You agree to comply with all copyright laws worldwide in your use of this site and to prevent any unauthorized copying of the content. Certain names, graphics, logos, icons, designs, words, titles and phrases on this site constitute trademarks, trade names, trade dress and associated products and services of Public Incubator or its affiliates and are protected in Canada and internationally. Any use of the same, in whole or in part, without prior written authorization of Public Incubator is strictly prohibited. Other trademarks, trade names and associated products and services mentioned on this Site may be the trademarks of their respective owners. The display of these trademarks, trade names, trade dress and associated products and services on this site does not convey or create any licence or other rights in these trademarks or trade names. Any unauthorized use of them is strictly prohibited.

Certain links on this site may take you to other websites. Public Incubator provides these links only as a convenience. Public Incubator is not responsible for the content of any such linked pages. Public Incubator makes no representation or warranty regarding, and does not endorse, any linked websites, the information appearing thereon or any of the products or services described. If you decide to visit any linked site, you do so at your own risk and it is your responsibility to take all protective measures to guard against viruses and other threats. Further, you use of it is governed by their terms and conditions. Public Incubator welcomes links to this site. However, you agree that if you want to link to this site your website shall not:

 

  1. create frames around any part of this site or use other techniques that alter the visual presentation of this site;

  2. imply that Public Incubator is endorsing you or any other person, or your or such other person's products or services;

  3. imply an affiliation between you or any other person, or your or such other person's products or services, and Public Incubator without the prior written consent of Public Incubator;

  4. misrepresent the relationship of you or any other person with Public Incubator or present false, misleading or otherwise damaging information or impressions about Public Incubator or any of its products or services; or

  5. contain materials that may be interpreted as distasteful, harmful, offensive, infringing or inaccurate.

 

The Information that you obtain or receive from Public Incubator and its employees, affiliates, partners, sponsors, or licensors or otherwise are for informational purposes only. You understand that no content published as part of the Services constitutes a recommendation for any particular investment.

 

THE INFORMATION PROVIDED ON THE SITE AND IN ANY OTHER COMMUNICATIONS FROM OR PROVIDED THROUGH PUBLIC INCUBATOR PLATFORM OR THE SITE IS NOT INTENDED AS A SUBSTITUTE FOR, NOR DOES IT REPLACE PROFESSIONAL INVESTMENT ADVICE. DO NOT DISREGARD, AVOID, OR DELAY OBTAINING INVESTMENT ADVICE FROM A QUALIFIED PROFESSIONAL BECAUSE OF SOMETHING YOU READ ON THE SITE. YOUR USE OF INFORMATION PROVIDED ON THE SITE IS SOLELY AT YOUR OWN RISK. NOTHING STATED OR POSTED ON THE SITE OR AVAILABLE THROUGH ANY SERVICES IS INTENDED TO BE, AND MUST NOT BE TAKEN TO BE, THE PROVISION OF INVESTMENT ADVICE.


We do not validate, recommend, or endorse any specific Startup for investment. We are only a conduit or intermediary that provides the Information regarding potential investment opportunities. If you rely on any of the Information provided on our Site, you do so solely at your own risk. The Information on the Site may include statements of opinion, which are not statements of fact or Public Incubator's recommendations to utilize the services of any specific third-party vendor. You should obtain any additional information necessary to make an informed decision before selecting and using any specific service or making a purchase or investment decisions. You agree to assume all responsibility in connection with making investment or purchase decisions, and any loss or damage thereof.

Public Incubator makes reasonable efforts to ensure that the Content is accurate at the time it is posted on the site, however, Public Incubator makes no representation or warranty of any kind regarding the site or the Content, including without limitation, any representation or warranty regarding the accuracy, reliability, currency, or completeness of the Content. You acknowledge and agree that the site (including without limitation the Content) is provided on an "AS-IS" basis; and that any use of or reliance on the site shall be at your sole risk. Public Incubator and its affiliates do not make any, and expressly disclaim all, representations, warranties, covenants and conditions, express or implied, by operation of law or otherwise, including without limitation any implied warranties and conditions of merchantability, merchantable quality, or fitness for any particular purpose, or non-infringement, or any implied representations or warranties arising out of course of performance, course of dealing or usage of trade. For greater certainty, Public Incubator does not warrant that this site will continue to operate, operate without interruptions or be error free.

You understand and agree that you are personally responsible for your behaviour on our Services. You agree to indemnify, defend, and hold Public incubator Inc., its directors, subsidiaries, affiliates, any related companies, suppliers, licensors and partners, and the officers, directors, employees, agents and representatives of each of them (collectively, the "Public Incubator") harmless, including costs, liabilities and legal fees, from any claim or demand made by any third party arising out of or relating to

  1. your access to or use of our Services,

  2. your violation of the Terms, or

  3. the infringement by you, or any third party using your account, of any intellectual property or other right of any person or entity. Public Incubator reserves the right, at your expense, to assume the exclusive defence and control of any matter for which you are required to indemnify us and you agree to cooperate with our defence of these claims. You agree not to settle any such matter without the prior written consent of Public Incubator. Public Incubator will use reasonable efforts to notify you of any such claim, action or proceeding upon becoming aware of it.

 

You agree that in no event will Public Incubator or any of its affiliates, including Advisors, Mentors, Investors, Directors, Officers, Staff (paid and volunteer) and any other service providers sourced or suggested by Public Incubator have any responsibility or liability in connection with this site for any loss or damages whatsoever, whether based on contract, negligence or other legal basis, including without limitation direct, indirect, special, punitive, exemplary or consequential damages or other damages (including without limitation damages for harm to business, loss of information or programs or data, loss of profit, loss of savings, loss of revenue, loss of goodwill), arising from or in connection with the use of or access to, or any inconvenience, delay or loss of use of or access to, this site, the content, any content of any linked web site, or failure of such web sites, (including without limitation any damages suffered as a result of omissions or inaccuracies in such web sites or content, or the transmission of confidential or sensitive information to or from such web sites) even if Public Incubator or any of its affiliates has been advised of the possibility of such damage or loss or if such damage or loss was foreseeable.

Visitors can access the Site from all Canadian provinces and territories, as well as from other countries. The Terms of the Site are governed by the laws of the Province of Ontario and the federal laws of Canada applicable therein, and these laws apply to the use of the Site, notwithstanding your domicile, residency or physical location. You hereby attorn to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of the Province of Ontario and all courts competent to hear appeals therefrom.