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Terms and Conditions

By accessing this website, you accept these terms and conditions in full. Please do not continue to use Food Services website if you do not accept all of the terms and conditions stated on this page.

The following terminology applies to these Terms and Conditions, Privacy Statement and Disclaimer Notice and any or all Agreements: “Client”, “You” and “Your” refers to you, the person accessing this website and accepting the Program’s terms and conditions. “The Program”, “Ourselves”, “We”, “Our” and “Us”, refers to Food Services. “Party”, “Parties”, or “Us”, refers to both the Client and ourselves, or either the Client or ourselves. All terms refer to the offer, acceptance and consideration of payment necessary to undertake the process of our assistance to the Client in the most appropriate manner, whether by formal meetings of a fixed duration, or any other means, for the express purpose of meeting the Client’s needs in respect of provision of the Company’s stated services/products, in accordance with and subject to, prevailing law of Canada. Any use of the above terminology or other words in the singular, plural, capitalization and/or he/she or they, are taken as interchangeable and therefore as referring to same.

Cookies

We may employ the use of cookies. By using our website, you consent to the use of cookies in accordance with Food Services and the University of Toronto’s privacy policy.

Most interactive websites use cookies to retrieve user details for each visit for the purpose of analytics. Cookies are used in some areas of our site to enable the functionality of this area and ease of use for those people visiting. Some of our affiliate partners may also use cookies.

License

Unless otherwise stated, Food Services and/or its licensors own the intellectual property rights for all material on the Food Services website and/or social media accounts. All intellectual property rights are reserved. You may view and/or print pages from foodservices.utoronto.ca for your own personal use subject to restrictions set in these terms and conditions.

You must not:

User Comments

This Agreement shall begin on the date hereof.

Certain parts of this website and Food Services social media accounts may offer the opportunity for users to post and exchange opinions, information, material and data (e.g., ‘Comments’). Food Services does not screen, edit, publish or review Comments prior to their appearance on the website and Comments do not reflect the views or opinions of Food Services, its agents or affiliates. Comments reflect the view and opinion of the person who posts such view or opinion. To the extent permitted by applicable laws, Food Services shall not be responsible or liable for the Comments or for any loss cost, liability, damages or expenses caused and or suffered as a result of any use of and/or posting of and/or appearance of the Comments.

Food Services reserves the right to monitor all Comments and to remove or hide any Comments which it considers in its absolute discretion to be inappropriate, offensive, spam or otherwise in breach of these Terms and Conditions in addition to the original social media channel’s terms and conditions.

You warrant and represent that:

Hyperlinking to Our Content

The following organizations may link to our website without prior written approval:

These organizations may link to our home page, to publications or to other website information so long as the link: (a) is not in any way misleading; (b) does not falsely imply sponsorship, endorsement or approval of the linking party and its products or services; and (c) fits within the context of the linking party’s site.

We may consider and approve in our sole discretion other link requests from the following types of organizations:

We will approve link requests from these organizations if we determine that: (a) the link would not reflect unfavorably on us or our accredited businesses (for example, trade associations or other organizations representing inherently suspect types of business, such as work-at-home opportunities, shall not be allowed to link); (b)the organization does not have an unsatisfactory record with us; (c) the benefit to us from the visibility associated with the hyperlink outweighs the absence of Food Services; and (d) where the link is in the context of general resource information or is otherwise consistent with editorial content in a newsletter or similar product furthering the mission of the organization.

These organizations may link to our home page, to publications or to other website information so long as the link: (a) is not in any way misleading; (b) does not falsely imply sponsorship, endorsement or approval of the linking party and it products or services; and (c) fits within the context of the linking party’s site.

If you are among the organizations listed in paragraph 2 above and are interested in linking to our website, you must notify us by emailing food.beverage@utoronto.ca. Please include your name, your organization name, contact information (such as a phone number and/or email address) as well as the URL of your site, a list of any URLs from which you intend to link to our Web site, and a list of the URL(s) on our site to which you would like to link. Allow two to three weeks for a response.

Approved organizations may hyperlink to our website as follows:

Iframes

Without prior approval and express written permission, you may not create frames around our web pages or use other techniques that alter in any way the visual presentation or appearance of our website.

Limitation of Liability

You agree that Food Services and its affiliates, colleges, schools, governors, directors, officers, employees, representatives, licensors and licensees (collectively, the “Releasees“) shall not be liable to you for any damages of any kind arising from your use of the Website, any Food Services Products or Food Services or any Linked Sites or your reliance on any Website Content. You agree that this limitation of liability is comprehensive and applies to all damages of any kind, including, but not limited to, direct, indirect, special, incidental, consequential or punitive damages. In no event shall Food Services’ total liability to you for all damages, losses, and causes of action, whether in contract, tort (including but not limited to negligence) or otherwise, exceed any amounts paid by you to Food Services to access the Website in the month immediately preceding the event giving rise to such liability.

Content Liability

We shall have no responsibility or liability for any content appearing on your website. You agree to indemnify and defend us against all claims arising out of or based upon your website. No link(s) may appear on any page on your website or within any context containing content or materials that may be interpreted as libelous, obscene or criminal, or which infringes, otherwise violates, or advocates the infringement or other violation of, any third-party rights.

Reservation of Rights

We reserve the right at any time and in its sole discretion to request that you remove all links or any particular link to our website. You agree to immediately remove all links to our website upon such request. We also reserve the right to amend these terms and conditions and its linking policy at any time. By continuing to link to our website, you agree to be bound to and abide by these linking terms and conditions.

Removal of links from our website

If you find any link on our website to be objectionable for any reason, you may contact us. We will consider requests to remove links but will have no obligation to do so or to respond directly to you.

While we endeavour to ensure that the information on this website is correct, we do not warrant its completeness or accuracy; nor do we commit to ensuring that the website remains available or that the material on the website is kept up to date.

Disclaimer

To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, we exclude all representations, warranties and conditions relating to our website and the use of this website (including, without limitation, any warranties implied by law in respect of satisfactory quality, fitness for purpose and/or the use of reasonable care and skill). Nothing in this disclaimer will:

The limitations and exclusions of liability set out in this Section and elsewhere in this disclaimer: (a) are subject to the preceding paragraph; and (b) govern all liabilities arising under the disclaimer or in relation to the subject matter of this disclaimer, including liabilities arising in contract, in tort (including negligence) and for breach of statutory duty.

To the extent that the website and the information and services on the website are provided free of charge, we will not be liable for any loss or damage of any nature.

Promotions

There may be times when we offer features, special offers, giveaways, contests, raffles, surveys or other similar promotions (collectively, “Promotions”) that have their own terms and conditions that apply in addition to the Rules established by the University of Toronto https://www.utoronto.ca/contest-rules.

Product Pricing on Website/Email/Social Media/Mobile App

Food Services strives for accuracy in advertising, however product information, pricing and availability are subject to change without notice. Pricing in dining halls is deemed accurate and final. Food Services reserves the right to end any and/or all promotions at any time.

Jurisdiction

Food Services operates and controls the Website and its Mobile App from within the province of Ontario. The Website can be accessed from all provinces and territories of Canada as well as from other countries around the world. Each of these places may have laws that differ from those of the province of Ontario, but by accessing the Website, the user agrees that all matters relating to access to, or use of, the Website shall be governed by the laws of the province of Ontario. Access to the Website, Website Content, Food Services Products or Ancillary Services is not permitted where prohibited by law. The user also agrees to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of the courts of the province of Ontario and acknowledges that he or she does so voluntarily and is responsible for complying with local laws.

U of T Mobile Order App

Food Services utilizes the services and technology from Transact Campus Inc to provide the U of T Mobile Order App. Collectively Food Services and Transact Campus Inc (“us”, “we”, or “our”) manage the content and collect personal information through the mobile app at different levels.

The U of T Mobile Order App is operated by Transact Campus Inc. is a subsidiary of Transact Holdings Inc. Transact collects personal information in the course of providing its products and services to Clients. This information may include account usernames and passwords; student and employment identification numbers; payment information, event and class information, and location information.

Types Of Information We Collect

Transact collects information from you and about you when you download the app, purchase products using their app and/or platform. Here are some examples of the information we may collect:

How we use the information we collect

We use your information to deliver personalized services to you.  By providing your e-mail address or other personal information to us, it will be used only by us and only in response to a request by you.
Any and all information collected via the U of T Mobile Order App and the Transact platform are kept strictly confidential and will not be sold, reused, rented, loaned, or otherwise disclosed. Any information you give to us will be held with the utmost care, and will not be used in ways that you have not consented to, unless required by law. It is our policy to secure any information collected and use it only to provide information and services directly related to our contractual agreements.

SECURITY

The Internet is not 100% secure. We cannot promise that your use of our Platform will be completely safe. We encourage you to use caution when using the Internet. We use reasonable means to safeguard personal information under our control.  A username and password are needed to access certain areas of the Transact Platform. It is your responsibility to protect your username and password.

Consent

By using the U of T Mobile Order App and the Transact platform, you consent to the collection, use, and storage of your personal and non-personal information as described above in addition to the TCards and TBucks policy.

Contact Us

If you have questions about this privacy statement or the practices of this website, please contact:

Food.beverage@utoronto.ca

229 College Street, Suite 215

Toronto, ON, M5T 1R4