Last Modified: May 16, 2023
These terms and conditions of use engagement with us either online or offline and for www.vlaadco.com, its app version and any existing or future related sites or apps (collectively, the “Service“), constitute a legal agreement and are entered into by and between Service users (“you”) and Vlaad and Company Inc. (“we,” “us,” “our“, the “Company”). The following terms and conditions, together with any documents and/or additional terms they expressly incorporate by reference (collectively, these “Terms and Conditions“), govern your access to and use, including any content, functionality, and services offered on or through the Service.
By using this Service, you represent and warrant that you are the legal age of majority under applicable law to form a binding contract with the Company and meet all of the foregoing eligibility requirements. If you do not meet all of these requirements, you must not access or use the Service.
We reserve the right in our sole discretion to revise and update these Terms and Conditions from time to time. Any and all such modifications are effective immediately upon posting and apply to all access to and continued use of the Service. You agree to periodically review the Terms and Conditions in order to be aware of any such modifications and your continued use shall be your acceptance of these Terms and Conditions.
The information and material on this Service, and the Service, may be changed, withdrawn, or terminated at any time in our sole discretion without notice. We will not be liable if, for any reason, all or any part of the Service is restricted to users or unavailable at any time or for any period.
The Company acts as an executive recruitment specialist and financial services employment platform for third party employers (“Employers” or an “Employer”) and for individuals seeking employment opportunities. The Company may provide employment recruitment services through the Service and may post employment opportunities on behalf of Employers on the Service which you may engage with through the platform (an “Opportunity” or “Opportunities”). Information about Opportunities you see on the Service, including but not limited to information relating to qualifications, position and responsibilities, is information provided to us by third parties and is not be generated by the Company.
The Opportunities and information relating to such Opportunities offered on this Service are provided with the understanding that the Company is not offering the Opportunities itself and that the Company does not make any representations or guarantees relating to the Opportunity. Your use of the Service is subject to additional disclaimers and caveats that may appear throughout.
If you decide to submit your information for employment recruitment services or apply for an Opportunity through the Service, you may be dealing with third-party Employers. Opportunities are not solely governed by these Terms and Conditions and may be subject to distinct contracts with the Employer.
The qualifications or requirements for certain Opportunities are at the discretion of the Employer and shall be indicated on Opportunities posted on the Service, or if such Opportunities are not posted on the Service, shall be communicated to individuals being considered for such Opportunities. The final decision about whether you may qualify for or advance in the recruitment process for a particular Opportunity will be made by the Employer. We do not have control over this decision nor do we have any liability resulting from such decision. The ability to be considered for one or more Opportunities through the Service shall be at the discretion of the Company and/or the Employer.
Accessing information about Opportunities or the Company itself for the purposes of reproduction, duplication, modification, redistribution or broadcast is strictly prohibited. Notwithstanding the forgoing, you may access, download or print information about Opportunities or the Company itself available on the Service for your personal, non-commercial use.
We are not a party to the potential employment between an Employer and a candidate. As such, we cannot accept any responsibility for any claims, losses or damages arising from or related to Opportunities, third-party contracts, nor arising from any other third-party negotiations or recruitment processes. The Company is not liable for any compensation for claims, losses or damages arising from or related to Opportunities.
As an individual seeking employment recruitment services or candidacy for Opportunities, you will be required to register for an account using correct, current, and complete information in order to use our Service. Employers seeking our employment recruitment services or who wish to have Opportunities posted on our Service will be required to provide correct, current and complete information and enter into a separate agreement with the Company. You are limited to a single account, and cannot create multiple accounts, either under your own name or the names of others.
The security of your personal information is very important to us. We use physical, electronic, and administrative measures designed to secure your personal information from accidental loss and from unauthorized access, use, alteration, and disclosure.
The safety and security of your information also depends on you. Users are responsible for obtaining their own access to the Service. Users are required to ensure that all persons who access the Service through a user’s internet connection are aware of these Terms and Conditions and comply with them. The Service, including content or areas within the Service, may require user registration. It is a condition of your use of the Service that all the information you provide on the Service is correct, current, and complete.
Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the Internet is not completely secure. Although we do our best to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee the security of your personal information transmitted to our Service. Any transmission of personal information is at your own risk. We are not responsible for circumvention of any privacy settings or security measures contained on the Service.
Any username, password, or any other piece of information chosen by you, or provided to you as part of our security procedures, must be treated as confidential, and you must not disclose it to any other person or entity. You must exercise caution when accessing your account from a public or shared computer so that others are not able to view or record your password or other personal information. You understand and agree that should you be provided with registration, your registration is personal to you and you agree not to provide any other person with access to this Service or portions of it using your registration or other security information. You agree to notify us immediately of any unauthorized access to or use of your registration information or any other breach of security.
We reserve the right at any time and from time to time, to disable or terminate your registration, any username, password, or other identifier, whether chosen by you or provided by us, in our sole discretion for any or no reason, including any violation of any provision of these Terms and Conditions.
You are prohibited from attempting to circumvent and from violating the security of this Service, including, without limitation: (a) accessing content and data that is not intended for you; (b) attempting to breach or breaching the security and/or authentication measures which are not authorized; (c) restricting, disrupting or disabling service to users, hosts, servers, or networks; (d) illicitly reproducing TCP/IP packet header; (e) disrupting network services and otherwise disrupting Service owner’s ability to monitor the Service; (f) using any robot, spider, or other automatic device, process, or means to access the Service for any purpose, including monitoring or copying any of the material on the Service; (g) introducing any viruses, Trojan horses, worms, logic bombs, or other material that is malicious or technologically harmful; (h) attacking the Service via a denial-of-service attack, distributed denial-of-service attack, flooding, mailbombing, or crashing; and (i) otherwise attempting to interfere with the proper working of the Service.
You understand and agree that the Service and its entire contents, features, and functionality, including, but not limited to, all information, software, code, data text, displays, graphics, photographs, images, video, audio, music, broadcast, design, presentation, website and app layout, selection, and arrangement, are owned by the Company, its licensors, or other providers of such material and are protected in all forms by intellectual property laws including without limitation, copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret, and any other proprietary rights.
The Company name, the Company trademarks, the Company logo, and all related names, logos, product and service names, designs, images, and slogans, including but not limited to “Bill’s Buzz”, are registered and unregistered trademarks of the Company or its affiliates or licensors. You must not use such marks without the prior written permission of the Company. Other names, logos, product and service names, designs, images, and slogans mentioned, or which appear on this Service are the trademarks of their respective owners. Use of any such property, except as expressly authorized, shall constitute an infringement or violation of the rights of the property owner and may be a violation of federal or other laws and could subject the infringer to legal action.
You shall not directly or indirectly reproduce, compile for an internal database, distribute, modify, create derivative works of, publicly display, publicly perform, republish, download, store, or transmit any of the material on our Service, in any form or medium whatsoever except:
Users are not permitted to modify copies of any materials from this Service nor delete or alter any copyright, trademark, or other proprietary rights notices from copies of materials from this Service. You must not access or use for any commercial purposes any part of the Service or any services or materials available through the Service.
If you print, copy, or download any part of our Service in breach of these Terms and Conditions, your right to use the Service will cease immediately and you must, at our option, return or destroy any copies of the materials you have made. You have no right, title, or interest in or to the Service or to any content on the Service, and all rights not expressly granted are reserved by the Company. Any use of the Service not expressly permitted by these Terms and Conditions is a breach of these Terms and Conditions and may infringe or violate copyright, trademark, and other intellectual property or other proprietary laws.
As a condition of your access and use, you agree that you may use the Service only for lawful purposes and in accordance with these Terms and Conditions.
The following content standards apply to any and all content, material, and information a user submits, posts, publishes, displays, or transmits (collectively, “submit“) to the Service, to other users or other persons (collectively, “User Submissions“) and any and all Interactive Functions. Any and all User Submissions must comply with all applicable federal, provincial, local, and international laws, regulations, and these Terms and Conditions.
Without limiting the foregoing, you warrant and agree that your use of the Service and any User Submissions shall not:
The Service may contain Interactive Functions allowing User Submissions on or through the Service, including but not limited to submission of information to the Company for consideration for certain Opportunities.
By submitting the User Submissions, you declare and warrant that you own or have the necessary rights to submit the User Submissions and have the right to grant a licence to us and our affiliates and service providers, and each of their and our respective licensees, successors, and assigns to the User Submissions to use and share in accordance with the purpose it was submitted for and in accordance with these Terms and Conditions. When uploading documents or other information to the Service, you represent and warrant that all User Submissions uploaded are true and accurate copies of the original document, that the original document from which a copy/scan was made is authentic and valid, that the documents do not create a misleading impression of your circumstances, including but not limited to your identity, education and qualifications, by omission or otherwise, and that the information provided is accurate, up to date, and complete. You represent and warrant that all User Submissions comply with applicable laws and regulations and the User Submissions and Service Content Standards set out in these Terms and Conditions.
You understand and agree that you, not the Company nor the Company’s parent, subsidiaries, affiliates nor their respective directors, officers, employees, agents, service providers, contractors, licensors, suppliers, or successors, are fully responsible for any User Submissions you submit or contribute, and you are fully responsible and legally liable, including to any third party, for such content and its accuracy. The Company is not responsible or legally liable to any third party for the content or accuracy of any User Submissions submitted by you or any other user of the Service.
The Company has the right, without provision of notice to:
YOU WAIVE AND HOLD HARMLESS THE COMPANY AND ITS PARENT, SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES, AND THEIR RESPECTIVE DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, SERVICE PROVIDERS, CONTRACTORS, LICENSORS, LICENSEES, SUPPLIERS, AND SUCCESSORS FROM ANY AND ALL CLAIMS RESULTING FROM ANY ACTION TAKEN BY THE COMPANY AND ANY OF THE FOREGOING PARTIES RELATING TO ANY, INVESTIGATIONS BY EITHER THE COMPANY OR SUCH PARTIES OR BY LAW ENFORCEMENT AUTHORITIES.
We have no obligation, nor any responsibility to any party to monitor the Service or its use, and do not and cannot undertake to review material that you or other users submit to the Service. We cannot ensure prompt removal of objectionable material after it has been posted and we have no liability for any action or inaction regarding transmissions, communications, or content provided by any user or third party, subject to applicable laws.
Although we make reasonable efforts to update the information on our Service, we make no representations, warranties, or guarantees, whether express or implied, that the content on our Service is accurate, complete, or up to date. Your use of the Service is at your own risk and neither the Company nor its parent, subsidiaries, affiliates, and their respective directors, officers, employees, agents, service providers, contractors, licensors, licensees, suppliers, or successors have any responsibility or liability whatsoever for your use of the Service.
The Service includes content provided by third parties including from Employers. All statements and/or opinions expressed in any such third-party content, other than the content provided by the Company, are solely the opinions and the responsibility of the person or entity providing those materials. Such materials do not necessarily reflect the opinion of the Company. Neither the Company nor its parent, subsidiaries, affiliates, and their respective directors, officers, employees, agents, service providers, contractors, licensors, licensees, suppliers, or successors have any responsibility or liability whatsoever to you, or any third party, for the content or accuracy of any third-party materials.
The Service uses Google Analytics to track website traffic. To opt-out of having your browsing activity made available to Google Analytics you may wish to consider browser add-ons available from Google.
Any confidential information about the Company or any other entities, such as financial, strategic, and business information, obtained when you use the Service may not be used or disclosed except for the purposes of using the Service. Confidential information is any information which should be confidential in nature, and which is not publicly available.
For your convenience, the Service may provide links, references or pointers to third-party websites or apps. We make no representations about any other websites or apps that may be accessed from this Service. Accessing any such websites or apps is done at your own risk. We have no control over the contents of any such third-party websites or apps and accept no responsibility for such websites or apps or for any claims, losses or damages that may arise from your access or use of third-party websites or apps. You are subject to any terms and conditions of such third-party websites or apps.
Such links to third-party websites or apps from the Service may include links to certain social media features that enable you to link or transmit on your own or using certain third-party websites or apps, certain content from this Service. You may only use these features when they are provided by us and solely with respect to the content identified.
You may link to the Company’s website homepage, provided you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it. You must not establish a link in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval, or endorsement on our part where none exists. The Service must not be framed on any other website or app, nor may you create a link to any part of the Service other than the homepage. We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice. The website or app in which you are linking must comply in all respects with the Terms and Conditions. You agree to cooperate with us in causing any unauthorized framing or linking to immediately stop.
YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT YOUR USE OF THE SERVICE, ITS CONTENT, AND ANY SERVICES ATTAINED THROUGH THE SERVICE IS AT YOUR OWN RISK. THE SERVICE, ITS CONTENT, AND ANY SERVICES ATTAINED THROUGH THE SERVICE ARE PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS, WITHOUT ANY WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT. THE FOREGOING DOES NOT AFFECT ANY WARRANTIES THAT CANNOT BE EXCLUDED OR LIMITED UNDER APPLICABLE LAW.
NEITHER THE COMPANY NOR ITS PARENT, SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES, OR THEIR RESPECTIVE DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, SERVICE PROVIDERS, CONTRACTORS, LICENSORS, LICENSEES, SUPPLIERS, OR SUCCESSORS MAKE ANY WARRANTY, REPRESENTATION, OR ENDORSEMENT WITH RESPECT TO THE COMPLETENESS, SECURITY, RELIABILITY, SUITABILITY, ACCURACY, CURRENCY, OR AVAILABILITY OF THE SERVICE OR ITS CONTENTS. WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, NEITHER THE COMPANY NOR ITS PARENT, SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES OR THEIR RESPECTIVE DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, SERVICE PROVIDERS, CONTRACTORS, LICENSORS, LICENSEES, SUPPLIERS, OR SUCCESSORS REPRESENT OR WARRANT THAT THE SERVICE, ITS CONTENT, OR ANY SERVICES ATTAINED THROUGH THE SERVICE WILL BE ACCURATE, RELIABLE, ERROR-FREE, OR UNINTERRUPTED, THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, THAT OUR SERVICE OR THE SERVER THAT MAKES IT AVAILABLE ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS.
WE CANNOT AND DO NOT GUARANTEE OR WARRANT THAT FILES OR DATA AVAILABLE FOR DOWNLOADING FROM THE INTERNET OR THE SERVICE WILL BE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER DESTRUCTIVE CODE. YOU ARE SOLELY AND ENTIRELY RESPONSIBLE FOR YOUR USE OF THE SERVICE AND YOUR COMPUTER, INTERNET, AND DATA SECURITY. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PROVIDED BY LAW, WE WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE CAUSED BY DENIAL-OF-SERVICE ATTACK, DISTRIBUTED DENIAL-OF-SERVICE ATTACK, OVERLOADING, FLOODING, MAILBOMBING, OR CRASHING, VIRUSES, TROJAN HORSES, WORMS, LOGIC BOMBS, OR OTHER TECHNOLOGICALLY HARMFUL MATERIAL THAT MAY INFECT YOUR COMPUTER EQUIPMENT, COMPUTER PROGRAMS, DATA, OR OTHER PROPRIETARY MATERIAL DUE TO YOUR USE OF THE SERVICE OR ANY SERVICES ATTAINED THROUGH THE SERVICE OR TO YOUR DOWNLOADING OF ANY MATERIAL POSTED ON IT, OR ON ANY SERVICE LINKED TO IT.
EXCEPT WHERE SUCH EXCLUSIONS ARE PROHIBITED BY LAW, UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCE WILL THE COMPANY NOR ITS PARENT, SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES OR THEIR RESPECTIVE DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, SERVICE PROVIDERS, CONTRACTORS, LICENSORS, LICENSEES, SUPPLIERS, OR SUCCESSORS BE LIABLE FOR NEGLIGENCE, GROSS NEGLIGENCE, NEGLIGENT MISREPRESENTATION, FUNDAMENTAL BREACH, DAMAGES OF ANY KIND, UNDER ANY LEGAL THEORY, INCLUDING ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, PERSONAL INJURY, PAIN AND SUFFERING, EMOTIONAL DISTRESS, LOSS OF REVENUE, LOSS OF PROFITS, LOSS OF BUSINESS OR ANTICIPATED SAVINGS, LOSS OF USE, LOSS OF GOODWILL, LOSS OF DATA, AND WHETHER CAUSED BY TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE), BREACH OF CONTRACT, BREACH OF PRIVACY, OR OTHERWISE, EVEN IF THE PARTY WAS ALLEGEDLY ADVISED OR HAD REASON TO KNOW, ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH YOUR USE, OR INABILITY TO USE, OR RELIANCE ON, THE SERVICE, ANY LINKED SERVICES OR SUCH OTHER THIRD-PARTY SERVICES, NOR ANY SERVICE CONTENT, MATERIALS, POSTING, OR INFORMATION THEREON EVEN IF THE PARTY WAS ALLEGEDLY ADVISED OR HAD REASON TO KNOW.
To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, at the request of the Company, you agree to defend, indemnify, and hold harmless the Company, its parent, subsidiaries, affiliates, and their respective directors, officers, employees, agents, service providers, contractors, licensors, suppliers, successors, and assigns from and against any claims, liabilities, damages, judgments, awards, losses, costs, expenses, or fees (including reasonable attorneys’ fees) arising out of or relating to your breach of these Terms and Conditions or your use of the Service, including, but not limited to, your User Submissions, third-party websites, any use of the Service’s content or services other than as expressly authorized in these Terms and Conditions.
The Service and these Terms and Conditions will be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the province of Ontario and the federal laws of Canada applicable therein, without giving effect to any choice or conflict of law provision, principle, or rule (whether of the laws of the province of Ontario or any other jurisdiction) and notwithstanding your domicile, residence, or physical location.
Any action or proceeding arising out of or relating to this Service and under these Terms and Conditions will be instituted in the courts of the province of Ontario and/or the Federal Court of Canada, and each party irrevocably submits to the exclusive jurisdiction of such courts in any such action or proceeding. You waive any and all objections to the exercise of jurisdiction over you by such courts and to the venue of such courts.
Except as otherwise set forth in this Agreement, no failure to exercise, or delay in exercising, any right, remedy, power, or privilege arising from these Terms and Conditions operates, or may be construed, as a waiver thereof; and no single or partial exercise of any right, remedy, power, or privilege hereunder precludes any other or further exercise thereof or the exercise of any other right, remedy, power, or privilege.
If any term or provision of these Terms and Conditions is invalid, illegal, or unenforceable in any jurisdiction, such invalidity, illegality, or unenforceability shall not affect any other term or provision of these Terms and Conditions or invalidate or render unenforceable such term or provision in any other jurisdiction.
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All notices of copyright infringement claims should be sent to the Company at [email protected]
Should you become aware of misuse of the website including libelous or defamatory conduct, you must report it to the Company at [email protected]
All other feedback, comments, requests for technical support, and other communications relating to the Service should be directed to [email protected]