TalentEgg.ca Terms of Use

Welcome to the TalentEgg Community. By coming to The TalentEgg website located at the URL www.talentegg.ca (collectively with TalentEgg’s associated sites linked to www.talentegg.ca by TalentEgg and related webpages and their respective content and services shall be referred to herein to the “Site”) and using its services, either as a registered user or visitor, you expressly agree to be bound by these Terms of Use, as they may be amended from time to time at TalentEgg’s sole discretion. If you do not wish to be bound by these Terms of Use, do not visit the Site or use the TalentEgg Services.

Jurisdictional Issues

The Site is controlled and operated by TalentEgg Inc. (“TalentEgg”) from its headquarters in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. TalentEgg makes no representation that materials, information or content on or accessed through the Site are appropriate or available for use in other locations outside the jurisdiction of Canada. Those who choose to access this Site from other locations do so on their own initiative and risk, and are responsible for compliance with Canadian law, if and to the extent local laws are applicable.

Basic Terms
  • You must be 16 years and older to use this site.
  • You are responsible for any and all activity that occurs under your account
  • You are responsible for keeping your password(s) secure.
  • You must not abuse, harass, threaten or intimidate other TalentEgg.ca users.
  • You may not use the TalentEgg.ca service for any illegal or unauthorized purpose. International users agree to comply with all local Canadian laws regarding online conduct and acceptable content (including but not limited to copyright, trademark and privacy laws).
  • You are solely responsible for your conduct and any data, text, information, screen names, graphics, photos, profiles, audio and video clips, video interviews, links ('User Content') that you submit, post, and display on the TalentEgg.ca services.
  • You must not modify, adapt or hack TalentEgg.ca or modify another website so as to falsely imply that it is associated with TalentEgg.ca.
  • You must not post User Content, create or submit unwanted email to any TalentEgg.ca members ('Spam') or otherwise post unwanted comments on TalentEgg’s social media channels that can reasonably constitute bullying, abuse, harassment, threats or intimidation of any TalentEgg user, follower, client, employee or guest, or otherwise bring harm to any other party.
  • You must not transmit any worms or viruses or any software or code of a destructive nature via your User Content or through the Site and its services.
  • You may not use any "deep-link", "page-scrape", "robot", "spider" or other automatic device, program, algorithm or methodology, or any similar or equivalent manual process, to access, acquire, copy or monitor any portion of the Site or any Content, or in any way reproduce or circumvent the navigational structure or presentation of the Site or any Content, to obtain or attempt to obtain any materials, documents or information through any means not purposely made available through the Site.
  • You may not attempt to gain unauthorized access to any portion or feature of the Site, or any other systems or networks connected to the Site or to any TalentEgg server, or to any of the services offered on or through the Site, by hacking, password "mining" or any other illegitimate means.
  • You must not, in the use of TalentEgg.ca, violate any laws in your jurisdiction (including but not limited to copyright, trademark and privacy laws).

Violation of any of these prohibitions and Basic Terms of use will result in the termination of your TalentEgg.ca account and may subject you to legal action, to the extent possible under applicable law. While TalentEgg.ca prohibits such conduct and content on its Site, you understand and agree that TalentEgg.ca cannot be held responsible for the User Content or other Content posted on its Site by third parties or on behalf of third parties and you nonetheless may be exposed to such materials and that you use the TalentEgg.ca service at your own risk.

General Conditions
  • We reserve the right to modify or terminate the TalentEgg.ca services for any reason, at any time, without notice, at TalentEgg’s sole discretion.
  • We reserve the right to alter these Terms of Use at any time. If the alterations constitute a material change to the Terms of Use, we will notify you via email or via any other means of communication you have consented to receive from us. What constitutes a "material change" will be determined at our sole discretion, in good faith and using common sense and reasonable judgement in accordance with applicable law. Any changes or modifications will be effective immediately upon posting of the revisions on the Site, and your continued use of the Site will constitute your acceptance of such changes or modifications.
  • We reserve the right to refuse service to anyone for any reason at any time.
  • We may, but have no obligation to, remove Content that we determine in our sole discretion is unlawful, offensive, threatening, libelous, defamatory, obscene or otherwise objectionable or violates any party's intellectual property or these Terms of Use.

Except as otherwise indicated, the Site, and all text, images, marks, logos and other content contained herein, including the TalentEgg logo and all designs, text, graphics, pictures, information, data, software, sound files, and other files (collectively, 'Site Content') are the proprietary property of TalentEgg.ca or that of its licensors or users and are protected by Canadian and international copyright laws. All rights to the Site Content are expressly reserved.

You are granted a limited, non-exclusive right to create a text hyperlink to the Site for non-commercial purposes, provided such link does not portray TalentEgg or any of its products or services in a false, misleading, derogatory or otherwise defamatory manner and provided further that the linking site does not contain any adult or illegal material or any material that is offensive, harassing or otherwise objectionable.

The Site may contain links to third-part Web site ('Third-Party Site') and third part content ('Third-Party Content') as a service to those interested in this information. You use links to Third-Party Site and any Third-Party Content therein, at your own risk. TalentEgg does not make any claim or representation regarding Third-Party Content or Third-Party Sites. TalentEgg accepts no responsibility for reviewing changes or updates to, or the quality, content, policies, nature or reliability of Third-Party Content, Third-Party Sites or Websites linking to the Site.

Use of Interactive Areas

The Site may contain discussion forums, bulletin boards, public recommendations, review services or other forums in which you or third parties may post questions, answers, opinions, or other content on the Site ('Interactive Areas'). You are solely responsible for your use of such Interactive Areas and use them at your own risk. Notwithstanding the forgoing, TalentEgg expressly prohibits the following in its Interactive Areas:

  • Any message, data, information, text, music, sound, photos, graphics, code or other material ("Content") that is unlawful, libelous, defamatory, obscene, pornographic, indecent, lewd, suggestive, harassing, threatening, invasive of privacy or publicity rights, abusive, inflammatory, fraudulent or otherwise objectionable;
  • Content that would constitute, encourage or provide instructions for a criminal offense, violate the rights of any party, or that would otherwise create liability or violate any local, state, national or international law;
  • Content that may infringe any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright or other intellectual or proprietary right of any party;
  • Content that impersonates any person or entity or otherwise misrepresents your affiliation with a person or entity;
  • Content that is false and misleading;
  • Unsolicited promotions, political campaigning, advertising or solicitations;
  • Viruses, corrupted data or other harmful, disruptive or destructive files;
  • Content that is unrelated to the topic of the Interactive Area(s) in which such Content is posted; or
  • Content that, in the sole judgment of TalentEgg, is objectionable or which restricts or inhibits any other person from using or enjoying the Interactive Areas or the Site, or which may expose TalentEgg or its affiliates or its users to any harm or liability of any type.

Violation of any of these prohibitions will result in the termination of your TalentEgg.ca account, banning from the Interactive Areas, social media channels and all Site services, and may subject you to legal action, to the extent possible under applicable law.

Registration Data; Account Security

You agree to (a) provide accurate, current and complete information about you as may be prompted by any registration forms on the Site ("Registration Data"); (b) maintain the security of your password(s); (c) maintain and promptly update the Registration Data, and any other information you provide to TalentEgg, and to keep it accurate, current and complete; and (d) accept all risks of unauthorized access to the Registration Data and any other information and Content you provide to TalentEgg.

Limitation Of Liability

You waive any right to, and covenant not to, assert any claims or allegations of any nature whatsoever against TalentEgg, its affiliates, or their respective directors, officers, employees or agents arising out of or in any way relating to your use of the Site, its services, Interactive Areas, social media channels, the Content or the materials contained in or accessible through the Site, including, without limitation, any claims or allegations relating to the alleged infringement of proprietary rights, alleged inaccuracy of Site Content, or allegations that TalentEgg has or should indemnify, defend or hold harmless you or any third party from any claim or allegation arising from your use of the Site. You use the Site at your own risk.

TalentEgg.ca Privacy Policy

What This Privacy Policy Covers
  • This privacy policy pertains to the use of the TalentEgg.ca web site at http://www.TalentEgg.ca/ and its related services and webpages constituting the Site.
  • This privacy policy covers how TalentEgg treats personal information that TalentEgg.ca collects and receives from its users. Personal information is information about you that is personally identifiable like your name, address, email address, or phone number.
  • Children (persons under the age of 16) are not permitted to use the TalentEgg.ca service, and so this privacy policy makes no provision for children's use of the site.
Information Collection and How it is used
General Information
  • TalentEgg collects personal information when you register with TalentEgg.ca to use TalentEgg.ca services or to post content on TalentEgg.ca.
  • When you register we ask for your email address, your name, your preferred location of work, your preferred industry, your school, area of study and year of graduation, and language.
  • For a TalentEgg.ca employer account, all transactions and account setup and maintenance will occur offline for annual campaigns or online for single job postings and subscriptions to the TalentEgg Candidate Video Showcase.
  • TalentEgg.ca automatically receives and records information on our server logs from our users’ browsers, including your IP address, cookie, and the page(s) you request.
  • TalentEgg.ca uses information for the following general purposes: provision of products and services, billing, identification and authentication, services improvement, contact, research, and anonymous reporting.
IP Addresses

IP Addresses are automatically reported by your browser each time you view a web page. Your IP address is stored in our user registration databases when you register with TalentEgg.ca.

IP addresses may be used for various purposes, including:

  • To diagnose or service technology problems reported by our users or engineers that are associated with the IP addresses controlled by a specific web company or ISP.
  • To tailor advertising or employer branding based on geographic area or other information derived from your IP address. Aggregate information derived from IP addresses may also be reported to advertisers and employer clients.
  • To estimate the total number of users visiting TalentEgg.ca from specific geographical regions.

A cookie is a small amount of data, which often includes an anonymous unique identifier, that is sent to your browser from a web site's computers and stored on your computer's hard drive.

  • You can configure your browser to accept all cookies, reject all cookies, or notify you when a cookie is set.
  • If you reject all cookies, you will not be able to use TalentEgg.ca products or services that require you to "sign in" and you may not be able to take full advantage of the TalentEgg.ca services.
  • TalentEgg.ca uses its own cookies for a number of purposes, including to:
    • Access your information when you "sign in".
    • Keep track of preferences you specify while you are using TalentEgg.ca's services.
    • Display the most appropriate advertising banners, based on your interests and activity on TalentEgg.ca.
    • Estimate and report our total audience size and traffic.
    • Conduct research to improve TalentEgg.ca's content and services.
  • TalentEgg.ca lets other companies (such as Google), that show advertisements on some of our pages, set and access their cookies on your computer. Other entities' use of their cookies is subject to their own privacy policies, not this one. Advertisers or other entities do not have access to TalentEgg.ca's cookies.
Information Sharing and Disclosure
  • In the case that a user has created a TalentEgg Registration, TalentEgg.ca may transmit the information contained on the TalentEgg Registration to employers or make the Content uploaded by a Registered User accessible to employers and recruiters.
  • TalentEgg.ca may be required to disclose personally identifiable information under special circumstances, such as to comply with subpoenas or when your actions violate the TalentEgg.ca Terms of Use.
  • TalentEgg.ca may share demographic information with business partners, such as "65% of users who regularly use TalentEgg.ca are between 18 and 24" or something similar. No personally identifiable information will ever be used without your permission (i.e. we will ask you for a quote or testimonial) or without your consent when you choose to upload your User Content.
  • TalentEgg.ca does not rent, sell, or share personal information about you with other people or nonaffiliated companies except to provide products or services you've requested or when we have your permission.
  • If you agree to share your information with employers and recruiters, they will have access to the information you provide during registration and the User Content you uploaded.
  • It may be necessary to share information in order to investigate, prevent, or take action regarding illegal activities, suspected fraud, situations involving potential threats to the physical safety of any person, violations of TalentEgg.ca's Terms of Use, or as otherwise required by law.
  • We will transfer information about you if TalentEgg.ca is acquired by or merged with another company. In this event, TalentEgg.ca will notify you by email or by putting a prominent notice on the TalentEgg.ca website before information about you is transferred and becomes subject to a different privacy policy.
Editing and Deleting Account Information
  • You can change your TalentEgg.ca Account Information at any time.
  • We may send you certain communications relating to the TalentEgg.ca service, such as service announcements and administrative messages, that are considered part of your TalentEgg.ca account.
  • You may request to delete your TalentEgg.ca account at any time by logging in or contacting us directly; however, please note that your identification, billing and contact information may remain in TalentEgg's records for some period.
  • We limit access to personal information about you to TalentEgg employees who we believe reasonably need to come into contact with that information to provide products or services to you or in order to do their jobs or to comply with a request from you regarding your TalentEgg account or your User Content.
  • Your TalentEgg.ca Account Information is password-protected.
  • In certain areas, TalentEgg.ca uses SSL-encryption to protect data transmissions.
TalentEgg Candidate Video Showcase

We offer students, recent grads and early career job seekers the opportunity to upload their personal “video elevator pitch” and their CV as an introduction to be accessible by employers and recruiters. By accepting these Terms of Use and uploading your introduction video and CV to our services, you acknowledge and understand that you will be sharing submitted content with the system for purposes of use in recruiting which could include a video introduction in the Candidate Video Showcase or a live or one-way video interview with an employer. You declare that your submitted video introduction, CV and other User Content represents you in the likeness that you submit and you grant the system administrators the right to host, stream, store and use your User Content in its submitted, uploaded or recorded-in format as is required for the purposes of employer and/or recruiter review and assessment. You acknowledge that your submitted User Content may be analyzed by a third-party analytics application for further data analysis to support in-system user, employer and recruiter decision making and assessment. Your User Content and related data may be collected and used anonymously, in aggregate, for the purposes of reporting on system activity and performance.

You are in control of your personal data and your User Content, including your TalentEgg account. Our data collection policy complies with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act (PIPEDA) which allows you:

Right of Access: You may request to access your Personal Information and obtain access to a copy of Personal Information which is being collected.
Right of Rectification: You may have access to change or update any data you submit or record in.
Right of Erasure: You may at any time withdraw your consent to our processing of your Personal Information and delete your profile or associated profile content or account information.

For further information or a data specific request contact the System Administrator at Info@talentegg.ca.

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