Connekt Resources Inc. and subsidiary Gourmicious reserves the right to update the terms of service, from time to time, and without notice. The intent of the Terms of Service is to provide disclosure on the Gourmicious service. Any reference to Gourmicious includes an inherent references to Connekt Resources Inc.
PLEASE READ THESE TERMS OF SERVICE CAREFULLY AS THEY CONTAIN IMPORTANT INFORMATION REGARDING LEGAL RIGHTS AND OBLIGATIONS. THESE INCLUDE VARIOUS LIMITATIONS AND EXCLUSIONS AND OBLIGATIONS TO COMPLY WITH APPLICABLE LAWS AND REGULATIONS.
Gourmicious provides an online listing platform with primarily focus to connect amateur, professional, and culinary chefs with gourmet enthusiast. Gourmicious acts as a social media between a Host and a guest which together are collectively referred to as the (“Services“). These Services are available through www.gourmicious.com and any other websites that Connekt Resources Inc. makes the Services available. Each and every public or private location together are collectively known as the (“Site“). Additionally, the availability and accessibility to the Gourmicious site on various applications (i.e.: mobile, tablet, and integrated applications) will be collectively referred to as the (“Application“). Each Host is responsible for reviewing and determining how the laws work in their respective city, province, and if outside Canada their country before listing on Gourmicious. Any jurisdiction may have laws governing the use of commercial, retail, and private spaces that each member is responsible for understanding that may/may not require a permit.
By using the Gourmicious platform or Services, you agree to comply with and be legally bound by the terms and conditions of these Terms of Service (“Terms“), whether or not you become a registered user of the Services. These Terms govern your access to and use of the platform and services. If you do not agree to these Terms, you have no right to obtain information from or otherwise continue using the platform or Services. Failure to use the platform or Services in accordance with these Terms may subject you to civil and criminal penalties. Gourmicious is comprised of Services through which individuals, companies, or other similar organizations can create listings for hosting events. You understand that Connekt Resources Inc. is not a party to any agreements entered into between a Host and any guests. You understand that Gourmicious is neither a broker, agent, or insurer. Gourmicious has no control over the conduct of hosts or guests and therefore Connekt Resources Inc. disclaims all liability in this regard to the maximum extent permitted by law.
Once you choose to create a listing and through interaction as a member, you understand your relationship with Connekt Resources Inc. is limited to being a platform member and recognizes that each Host is an independent third-party and therefore not an employee, agent, or partner of Gourmicious or its parent company. Each member acts exclusively on their own behalf and for their own benefit. Listings are not controlled unless reported as spam and activities associated with any listing are done so at your own risk. Connekt Resources Inc does not monitor or endorse individual activities. As a platform member, you agree not to do anything to create a false impression that you are endorsed by, partnering with, or acting on the behalf of or for the benefit of Gourmicious including any use of Gourmicious or Connekt Resources Inc.
THE SITE COMPRISE AN ONLINE PLATFORM THROUGH WHICH HOSTS MAY CREATE LISTINGS AND GUESTS MAY LEARN ABOUT AND BOOK LISTINGS DIRECTLY WITH THE HOSTS. YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT [ENGINE_NAME] IS NOT A PARTY TO ANY AGREEMENTS ENTERED INTO BETWEEN HOSTS AND GUESTS AND HAS NO CONTROL OVER THE CONDUCT OF HOSTS, GUESTS AND OTHER USERS OF THE SITE OR ANY ACCOMMODATIONS, OR MEALS AND DISCLAIMS ALL LIABILITY IN THIS REGARD TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
You acknowledge and agree that by accessing or using the platform or services, or by downloading or posting any content from or on the platform that you are indicating that you have read, understand, and agree to be bound by these terms and conditions. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THESE TERMS, THEN YOU HAVE NO RIGHT TO ACCESS OR USE THE PLATFORM, SERVICES, OR COLLECTIVE CONTENT. If you accept or agree to these Terms on behalf of a company or other legal entity, you represent and warrant that you have the authority to bind as company or other legal entity to these Terms and, in such event, “you” and “your” will refer and apply to that company or other legal entity.
If you choose to use the Gourmicious platform, services, or collective content you do so at your sole risk. You acknowledge and agree that Connekt Resources, Inc. does not have an obligation to conduct background or registered sex offender checks on any member including but not limited to guests or members. NO ADVICE OR INFORMATION, WHETHER ORAL OR WRITTEN OBTAINED FROM THE GOURMICIOUS PLATFORM, SERVICES, OR COLLECTIVE CONTENT, WILL CREATE ANY WARRANTY NOT EXPRESSLY MADE HEREIN.
The Gourmicious platform, services, or collective content are provided “As Is”, without warranty of any kind, either express or implied. Without limiting the foregoing, Connekt Resources Inc. explicitly disclaims any warranties of satisfactory quality or enjoyment arising out of the course of use. Gourmicious makes no warranty that the Platform, Services, or Collective content, including but not limited to any listings, that the environment will meet your requirements or be available on an uninterrupted, secure, or error-free basis. Gourmicious makes no warranty regarding the quality of any listings or hosts in the provision of services, collective content, or the accuracy, timeliness, truthfulness, completeness, or reliability of any collective content obtained through the Platform. As a Host, you are solely responsible for all of your communications and interactions with members of Gourmicious, and with any other persons with whom you communicate or interact with as a result of your use of the Gourmicious platform. You understand that by using of Platform or services that Connekt Resources Inc. does not make any attempt to verify the statements of users of the site. Gourmicious makes no representation or warranties as to the conduct of members of the site.
CONNEKT RESOURCES INC. EXPLICITLY DISCLAIMS ALL LIABILITY FOR ANY ACT OR OMISSION OF ANY GUEST OR OTHER THIRD PARTY.
Service Fees & Refunds
In consideration for the use of Gourmicious online marketplace and platform, Gourmicious charges the Service Fees. Service must be provided by the diner at the time of payment and will not be refunded, if he cancels his reservation and also a compensation amount will be deducted from the host according to the cancellation mode. If a host rejects your request for some reason, you are eligible for a full refund including
service fees. Refund will be provided to you by the Administrator either as credit balance or directly which comes solely under his discretion. While making bank payments, user must read carefully all the terms in using such payments.
Rounding Off & Currency Conversion
[ENGINE_NAME] may, in its sole discretion, round up or round down amounts that are payable from or to Guests or Hosts to the nearest whole functional base unit in which the currency is denominated (e.g. to the nearest dollar, euro or other supported currency). for example, $10.50 to $11, or $11.49 $11.00. Currency Conversion is live and the difference in exchange rates can be viewed in the interface. It doesn't matter
when it comes to payment as user will paying for the exact amount specified on system currency (Canadian Dollar).
You agree to release, defend, indemnify, and hold CONNEKT RESOURCES INC (dba GOURMICIOUS) and its affiliates and subsidiaries, and their officers, directors, employees and agents, harmless from and against any claims, liabilities, damages, losses, and expenses, including, without limitation, reasonable legal and accounting fees, arising out of or in any way connected with (a) your access to or use of the GOURMICIOUS PLATFORM, Services, or Collective Content or your violation of these Terms; (b) your Hostaurant Content; (c) your (i) interaction with any GOURMICIOUS PLATFORM user, (ii) Booking of an Hosted experience, or (iii) creation of a Listing; (d) the use, condition or Booking of an Hosted experience by you, including but not limited to any injuries, losses, or damages (compensatory, direct, incidental, consequential or otherwise) of any kind arising in connection with or as a result of a Booking or use of a Hostaurant; and (e) your participation in any other GOURMICIOUS PLATFORM incentive that may be available to you.
Controlling Law and Jurisdiction
These Terms and your use of the GOURMICIOUS PLATFORM and its Services will be interpreted in accordance with the laws of the Province of British Columbia, Canada, without regard to its conflict-of-law provisions. You and we agree to submit to the personal jurisdiction of a provincial court located in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada for any actions for which the parties retain the right to seek injunctive or other equitable relief in a court of competent jurisdiction to prevent the actual or threatened infringement, misappropriation or violation of a party’s copyrights, trademarks, trade secrets, patents, or other intellectual property rights, as set forth in this agreement.
Gourmicious recommends that Hosts obtain appropriate insurance for their Accommodations that include personal third party coverage for guests. Please review any insurance policy that you may have for your Hostaurant carefully; subsequently, review any conditions for sales or food preparation that may be necessary in your jurisdiction.
Third Party Beneficiary
These Terms do not and are not intended to confer any rights or remedies upon any person other than the parties.