Participation Policy Sicamous & District Chamber of Commerce Participation Policies:

Sicamous & District Chamber of Commerce Participation Policies:

Your consent is implied if you are using our social media pages.

The Sicamous & District Chamber of Commerce uses social media to communicate with the public. Public participation on social media sites is governed by these terms. By interacting with any content on or made available through our social media sites, you accept these terms and agree to act in accordance with them.

Where applicable, your postings and links to third-party sites are subject to monitoring for appropriateness. As used herein, “appropriate” means that the postings are relevant to The Sicamous & District Chamber of Commerce’s business and functions, responsive to the issues(s) being discussed, and phrased in respectful language which is appropriate for public discourse. Posts such as listed below are not appropriate:

•profane, abusive, vulgar or pornographic

•offensive terms that target specific ethnic or racial groups

•perceived harassment or defamation

•personal attacks of any kind (towards followers or The Sicamous & District Chamber of Commerce volunteers, staff or members)

•libelous material

•threats of physical or bodily harm

•encouragement of illegal activity

•promotion of services or products that aren’t in the broad member interest

•engages in political activity or solicits or promotes any religious, political or personal causes

•repetitive posts by the same user or multiple users

•off-topic posts

•confidential, proprietary or otherwise restricted information

•material that infringes any patent, trademark, copyright or other proprietary rights.

Inappropriate or offensive material will be removed by the site moderator without notice to posting party. The Sicamous & District Chamber of Commerce also reserves the right to block site users that include inappropriate content in posts, including posting of inappropriate links.

The Sicamous & District Chamber of Commerce may include useful links or pointers to information created and maintained by other entities. This does not imply any endorsement of the third-party linked site. By accepting a door prize for donation, The Sicamous & District Chamber of Commerce does not recommend or endorse any particular product or service.

Except as specifically noted, opinions expressed in The Sicamous & District Chamber of Commerce social media postings are those of the individual authors, and do not necessarily represent the views of The Sicamous & District Chamber of Commerce. We do not guarantee or warrant that social media posts are accurate, current, complete, free of viruses or other destructive properties.

Information provided through social media is not a substitute for legal or other professional advice. Participants should consult their own legal or other professional advisers.

The Sicamous & District Chamber of Commerce has no control over advertisements that may be posted by a social media site host in accordance with the site host’s terms of service. Such posts are not intended to reflect the opinion of The Sicamous & District Chamber of Commerce or its officers or employees concerning the significance, priority, or importance to be given the referenced entity, product, service, or organization. Such references are not an endorsement by The Sicamous & District Chamber of Commerce of any product, person, or service, and may not be quoted or reproduced for the purpose of stating or implying The Sicamous & District Chamber of Commerce endorsement or approval of any product, person, or service.

You agree to defend, indemnify and hold The Sicamous & District Chamber of Commerce and its employees or agents harmless from any and all claims, liabilities, losses, damages, settlements, costs and expenses (including attorney’s fees) arising in any way from your use or access to The Sicamous & District Chamber of Commerce ‘s social media sites.  In no event shall The Sicamous & District Chamber of Commerce, or any of its employees be held liable for any direct, indirect, special, incidental, consequential, exemplary or punitive damages arising from any use or inability to use The Sicamous & District Chamber of Commerce ‘s social media sites.