Terms of Service

Norman Bethune Housing Co-op has created and maintains the www.share-international.us, www.share-ecart.com, www.transmissionmeditation.org and other affiliated websites in order to provide timely information and resources to the public via the Internet. Your continued access to and use of the site and its content constitute the legal equivalent of a duly executed and legally-binding contract and you are agreeing to comply with and be bound by the following terms as well as the Privacy Policy. Norman Bethune Housing Co-op may change these Terms and Conditions at any time. If you do not agree with these Terms and Conditions, you may not use this Site.

Use of the Site and its Content
The entire content of this Site is copyrighted under laws of the United States and other copyright laws. You may not copy, reproduce, retransmit, distribute, publish, commercially exploit, plagiarize or otherwise transfer any copyrighted material from this Site except as expressly provided in these Terms and Conditions. The burden of determining that any content on the Site is not protected by copyright rests with you.

You may download or print content from the Site for non-commercial personal or educational purpose without requesting Norman Bethune Housing Co-op’s permission. Any such use must be accompanied by a citation to the source of the information in the form of "© [insert year of display or printout] Norman Bethune Housing Co-op. All rights reserved." You acknowledge that you do not acquire any ownership rights by downloading or posting copyrighted materials, and that Norman Bethune Housing Co-op and/or third-party content providers remain the owners of the Site and its content.

The foregoing sets forth your entire right to copy and use materials found on the Site. Use within the scope of these terms does not require any further permission from Norman Bethune Housing Co-op. Any other use, such as, without limitation, the use of an image or text for a commercial purpose, requires the prior written consent of Norman Bethune Housing Co-op, which may be granted or denied in Norman Bethune Housing Co-op’s sole discretion. Norman Bethune Housing Co-op’s consent may be requested by contacting:

Norman Bethune Housing Co-op
Attn: Data Protection Officer
Box 5537,
Berkeley, CA 94705

Email: Privacy@normanbethuneco-op.org
or via the contact page.

In addition, works appearing on the Site under license or permission from third parties are protected by copyright law and international conventions, and may not be reproduced, including by downloading, without the express consent of each third party indicated in connection with any work.

DMCA Policy
As Norman Bethune Housing Co-op asks others to respect its intellectual property rights, it respects the intellectual property rights of others. If you believe that material located on or linked to by normanbethuneco-op.org violates your copyright, you are encouraged to notify Norman Bethune Housing Co-op in accordance with Norman Bethune Housing Co-op’s Digital Millennium Copyright Act (“DMCA”) Policy. Norman Bethune Housing Co-op will respond to all such notices, including as required or appropriate by removing the infringing material or disabling all links to the infringing material.

The trademarks, logomarks and service marks displayed on the Site (collectively, the “Marks”) are registered and/or unregistered Marks of Norman Bethune Housing Co-op or its licensors. Your access to or use of this Site does not grant you, by implication, estoppel or otherwise, any right or license to use any Mark displayed on the Site without prior written permission from Norman Bethune Housing Co-op. Your use or alteration of a Mark without such permission is strictly prohibited. Any permitted use of Norman Bethune Housing Co-op Marks by you will inure to the benefit of Norman Bethune Housing Co-op.

Links to Other Sites
For your convenience, the Site provides certain links to sites operated by third parties. Norman Bethune Housing Co-op is under no obligation to review the linked sites and is not responsible for their content. Links to third party sites do not imply endorsement, sponsorship or any affiliation with such sites. Your access of any third party site through a link on the Site is at your own risk.

No Warranty
Norman Bethune Housing Co-op assumes no responsibility, and shall not be liable for, any damages to you or your property that arise in connection with your access to or use of the Site or its content. Norman Bethune Housing Co-op makes no representations or warranties as to the truth, accuracy or completeness of the content of the Site and assumes no liability or responsibility for any errors or omissions in the content of the Site. ALL CONTENT ON THE SITE IS PROVIDED “AS IS,” WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABLILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, UNINTERRUPTED ACCESS AND/OR NON-INFRINGEMENT.

Upon Norman Bethune Housing Co-op’s request, you agree to defend, indemnify and hold Norman Bethune Housing Co-op and its affiliates, employees, contractors, officers, trustees and content providers harmless from any dispute which may arise from your breach of the terms of these Terms and Conditions, including any and all claims and expenses, including attorneys’ fees and court costs related to such breach. Norman Bethune Housing Co-op reserves the right, at your expense, to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter subject to indemnification by you.

Choice of Law
This Agreement will be construed and enforced in accordance with the substantive law of the State of California, of the United States of America, without regard to principles of conflicts of laws. All matters arising from or relating to the use and operation of the Site will be governed by the laws of the State of California, without regard to its conflict of laws principles. All claims you may have arising from or relating to the operation or use of the Site will be heard and resolved in the courts of Los Angeles, California. You consent to personal jurisdiction of such courts over you, stipulate to the fairness and convenience of proceedings in such courts, and covenant not to assert any objection to proceeding in such courts. If you choose to access the Site from locations other than Los Angeles, California, you will be responsible for compliance with all local laws of such other locations.

Amendment of Terms
Norman Bethune Housing Co-op may, at its discretion unilaterally, amend these Terms and Conditions at any time by posting the amended terms of use on the Site. You may always review the most updated version of the Terms and Conditions by checking this page. By continued use, you agree to be bound by and to abide by such amended terms.

Contact Us
If you have any questions or concerns over these Terms and Conditions, or wish to exercise any of your statutory rights, please contact us at: contact:

Norman Bethune Housing Co-op
Attn: Data Protection Officer
8750 / 8752 Centaurus Circle
Burnaby, BC V3J 7E7E

Email: Privacy@normanbethuneco-op.org

or via the contact page.

Policy post date: April 31, 2021