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The contents of this website (the “Website”), including, without limitation, text, graphics, images, logos, information, and other materials (the “Content”) are for informational purposes and the exchange of ideas as it relates to health, well-being and social awareness only. Not So Fast Society for Food Awareness and Hunger Relief (“Not So Fast”) assumes no responsibility or liability arising from any error or omission of information or from the use of any information or advice contained within the Website.

The Content is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis or treatment, or to be relied upon or considered as medical advice. You are responsible for obtaining appropriate medical advice from a physician or other qualified health care provider prior to acting upon any Content available at or through the Website or with any questions you may have regarding a medical condition or situation. Never disregard professional medical advice or delay in seeking it because of something you have read on the Website.

If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your physician or 911 immediately. Not So Fast is not responsible or liable for any advice, treatment, diagnosis or any other information, services or products that you may obtain through the Website. Unless stated otherwise, Not So Fast also does not recommend or endorse any products, procedures, opinions or other information mentioned on the Website.



Not So Fast strongly discourages anyone who is suffering from anorexia or any other eating disorders, or any person under the age of 19 years from participating in any fasting activities discussed or recommended on the Website.



All participants in Not So Fast’s events or activities, their personal representatives, assigns and heirs acknowledge, agree and represent that they understand there are risks associated with participation in or attendance at such events or activities, including, without limitation, the risk of bodily or personal injury, whether serious or otherwise, heart attack, stroke and possibly death and warrant that the participant is in good health and physically fit enough to enable participation in the event or activity. If at any time, the participant feels incapable of continuing, or upon the request or recommendation of any medical professional, health care provider, or Not So Fast representative to cease participation, the participant will immediately cease further participation in the event or activity.

Given the foregoing, all participants in Not So Fast’s events or activities, their personal representatives, assigns and heirs accept and assume all risks, known and unknown, and assume all responsibility for any losses, costs, and/or damages for any injury suffered by the participant or to the participant’s property by any means and howsoever caused, even if caused, in whole or in part, by the negligence of Not So Fast, its officers, directors, employees, members or volunteers, while participating in the event, activity or otherwise.



Not So Fast authorizes you to access, view or download a single copy of items comprising the Content on the Website solely for your personal, non-commercial use if you include the following copyright notice: “©2013, Not So Fast Society for Food Awareness and Hunger Relief. All rights reserved.” and maintain all other copyright and proprietary rights notices contained in such Content. Except as provided herein, any use of the Website or its Content, including modification, transmission, publication, distribution, reproduction, republication, retransmission or other exploitation of the Website or of its Contents, whether in whole or in part, is strictly prohibited and requires the express prior written consent of Not So Fast. The Content and the Website are subject to change or termination without notice at the editorial discretion of Not So Fast.



The Website and the Content are protected by copyright and other Canadian and foreign intellectual property laws and is owned by Not So Fast, its licensors, or the party accredited as the provider or originator of the Content.



Not So Fast may provide links to third-party websites through the Website. However, in doing so, Not So Fast does not recommend or endorse any third-party website or the content thereof. Not So Fast is not responsible for the content of any third-party website, nor does it make any representation, warranty, condition, or covenant of any kind regarding the legality, accuracy, completeness, reliability, timeliness, suitability or appropriateness of any content on such third-party websites; or the merchantability and/or fitness for a particular purpose of any third-party websites or content, goods, materials or services located at or made available through such third-party websites. Not So Fast cannot guarantee the privacy or security of the information you provide to the third-party websites; nor does it evaluate the quality of the services operated by other organizations, persons and websites mentioned on or linked to the Website.

Furthermore, Not So Fast does not wish to be linked to or from any third-party website which contains, posts, or transmits any unlawful or indecent information of any kind, including without limitation:

  1. any content constituting or encouraging conduct that would constitute a criminal offence, give rise to civil liability or otherwise violate any local, state, provincial, federal, national, international law or regulation which may be damaging or detrimental to the activities, operations, credibility or integrity of Not So Fast or the goodwill associated with Not So Fast’s name; or
  2. any website which contains, posts or transmits any material or information of any kind which violates or infringes upon the rights of others, including material which is an invasion of privacy or publicity rights, or which is protected by intellectual property laws or other proprietary rights.

Not So Fast reserves the right to prohibit or refuse to accept any link to the Website, including, without limitation, any link which contains or makes available any content or information of the foregoing nature, at any time. If Not So Fast so requests, you agree to remove any and all links you may have to the Website.



The Website and the Content are provided “as is” and “as available” without representation, warranty, condition or covenant of any kind, express or implied, so the use of the Website and the Content is at your own risk. Not So Fast, to the fullest extent permitted by law, disclaims all warranties, express or implied, statutory or otherwise, including but not limited to, the implied warranties of merchantability, non- infringement of third parties’ rights, and fitness for a particular purpose.

Without limiting the foregoing, Not So Fast also disclaims all warranties, representations, conditions or covenants, express or implied, or arising from any cause of action, regarding the Website and the Content including, without limitation, that:

  1. the Website or the Content is accurate, complete, reliable, current or timely;
  2. the Website will operate without interruption, delay, failure, and errors;
  3. the Website will be free from viruses, harmful components, or corrupt data or transmissions; and
  4. communications to and from the Website will be secure and/or not intercepted.



In no event shall Not So Fast, its officers, directors, members, employees, agents, volunteers, and their respective heirs, executors, administrators, personal representatives, successors or assigns be liable for damages of any kind, (including without limitation, any direct, special, indirect, punitive, incidental, exemplary or consequential damages, personal injury, death, lost profits, or damages resulting from lost data or business interruption) or arising from any loss or injury incurred in connection with your use, misuse or reliance upon the Website, the Content, your inability to use the Website, or participation in Not So Fast’s events or activities, regardless of the cause and whether arising in contract (including fundamental breach), tort (including negligence), or otherwise. The foregoing limitation shall apply even if Not So Fast, its licensors, its suppliers or any third parties mentioned on the Website knew of, ought to have known of, or were advised of the possibility of such damages.



You agree to defend, indemnify, and save harmless Not So Fast, its officers, directors, employees, agents and volunteers, from and against any claims, rights, causes of actions and demands, and from and against all actions, suits, proceedings, liabilities, settlements, judgments, penalties, costs and expenses (including, without limitation, the full amount of any legal expenses and accounting fees), which arise or are made or claimed against or suffered or incurred by Not So Fast in connection with your use of the Website, the Contents or participation in Not So Fast’s events or activities.



Not So Fast may revise and update this legal disclaimer and these terms and conditions of use at any time without notice to you. Use of the Website after such changes are made signifies that you accept these revised terms and conditions.



Not So Fast may, from time to time, add to the terms and conditions applying to the Content, the Website and Not So Fast’s events and activities. These additional terms and conditions will form part of the existing terms and conditions unless modified thereby with or without notice to you.



No waiver of any part of this legal disclaimer or these terms and conditions shall be deemed a further or continuing waiver of such legal disclaimer, term or condition or any other term or condition.



You agree that any dispute with Not So Fast or matters relating to your access or use of the Website or the Content shall be governed by the laws of the province of British Columbia and the laws of Canada applicable therein, without regard to conflict of laws principles. The courts in the Province of British Columbia shall have jurisdiction over all matters relating to your access and use of the Website and the Content as well as any cause of action arising therefrom or out of any dispute with Not So Fast.



If any provision of these terms and conditions, or any part thereof, is found to be invalid or unenforceable by a court of competent jurisdiction, the invalidity or unenforceability of such provision shall not affect the validity or enforceability of the remaining terms and conditions, which shall remain in full force and effect.



Except where expressly indicated, this legal disclaimer and these terms and conditions constitute the entire agreement between you and Not So Fast in connection with the use of the Website, the Content and Not So Fast’s events and activities.



Not So Fast will not share any personal information provided with any donations.