License Agreement

YouthRelationship Website Use

Last updated – June 24, 2020

This is an Agreement between The University of Western Ontario (“WESTERN”) and you, including any person you purport to represent (“YOU”), and governs your use of the Youth Relationships web site for corresponding products, programs, modules resources and content (collectively the “Web Site”). It also governs your purchase and subsequent use of any products obtained from the web site. Each time YOU use the Web Site YOU signify your acceptance and agreement, without limitation or qualification, to be bound by this Agreement.

If YOU agree to be bound by the terms of this agreement, YOU should click on the “I accept” box. If YOU do not accept these terms and conditions, YOU will not be able to purchase any Fourth R and/or HRPPE products.

  1. Permitted Users and Access

Access to any password protected portion of this Web Site is restricted to those who have registered an account from WESTERN (“Registered Users”).

If YOU are a Registered User, YOU may access and use all portions of the Web Site only in accordance with the limitations and conditions set out in this Licence Agreement.

If YOU access and use any guest portions of the Web Site, YOU are a Guest User, and may do so only in accordance with the limitations and conditions set out in this Licence Agreement.

If YOU are not a Guest User, YOU may access and use the publicly accessible portions of the Web Site only in accordance with the limitations and conditions set out in this Licence Agreement.

  1. Google Analytics

We use Google Analytics to collect information about use of this site. Google Analytics collects information such as how often users visit this site, what pages they visit when they do so, and what other sites they used prior to coming to this site. We use the information we get from Google Analytics only to improve this site. Google Analytics collects only the IP address assigned to you on the date you visit this site, rather than your name or other identifying information. We do not combine the information collected through the use of Google Analytics with personally identifiable information. Although Google Analytics plants a permanent cookie on your web browser to identify you as a unique user the next time you visit this site, the cookie cannot be used by anyone but Google. Google’s ability to use and share information collected by Google Analytics about your visits to this site is restricted by the Google Analytics Terms of Use and the Google Privacy Policy. You can prevent Google Analytics from recognizing you on return visits to this site by disabling cookies on your browser.

Google Analytics employs cookies to define user sessions, which allows for the collection of data about how visitors are using the websites. Google Analytics uses only first-party cookies for data analysis. This means that the cookies are linked to a specific website domain, and Google Analytics will only use that cookie data for statistical analysis related to your browsing behavior on that specific website. According to Google, the data collected cannot be altered or retrieved by services from other domains.

If you choose, you can opt out by turning off cookies in the preferences settings in your web browser. For more information on Google Analytics, please visit Google Analytics:

Google Analytics Terms of Service:

Google Analytics Cookie Usage on Websites:

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  1. Ownership

This Web Site is the property of WESTERN and others, and is protected by Canadian and international copyright, trade-mark and other laws. Your use of the Web Site does not transfer to YOU any ownership or other rights in the Web Site or its content.

WESTERN holds the copyright for all website associated materials. Except as permitted by Canadian copyright law, no part of the materials may be reproduced, translated, distributed in any form or by any means, electronic, mechanical, photocopying, microfilming, recording or otherwise without prior permission from WESTERN.


By clicking on the “I accept” box, YOU are agreeing to abide by the copyright and the terms of this Licence Agreement and will not share, distribute or make copies of any part of the document other than handouts for students. You also understand that by clicking on the “I accept box”, WESTERN will provide you with a one-time link for one e-copy and this e-copy will be your copy for personal use only.

  1. Permitted Use of the Web Site

The Web Site is made available to YOU for your lawful, non-commercial use only. YOU may print or download all public Web Site pages (excludes password protected pages as applicable) for your non-commercial use provided that YOU do not modify any of the Web Site pages or other content and YOU do not remove or alter any visible or non-visible identification, marks, notices, or disclaimers. YOU must NOT print or download any material from the password protected pages if YOU are not a Registered User. YOU must not use the Web Site or its content for any other purpose or in any other way, without the express prior written consent of WESTERN.

  1. Passwords

If YOU are a Registered User or a Guest User, YOU will have been given a username and password. YOU are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of the password and account, and are responsible for all activities that occur under your password or account. YOU agree to notify WESTERN immediately of any unauthorized use of your password or account or any other breach of security, and to ensure that YOU exit from your account at the end of each session. WESTERN will not be liable for any loss or damage arising from WESTERN’s failure or your failure to protect your password or account information.

  1. Other Sites

For your convenience, the Web Site may include links to other Internet sites or resources and businesses operated by other persons (collectively “Other Sites”). Other Sites are independent from WESTERN, and WESTERN has no responsibility or liability for or control over Other Sites, their business, goods, services, or content. Your use of Other Sites and your dealings with the owners or operators of Other Sites are at your own risk.

  1. Termination of this Agreement and the Web Site

If YOU breach any provision of this Agreement, this Agreement will automatically terminate and YOU must cease using the Web Site. WESTERN may, at any time and for any reason and in its sole discretion, change, suspend or terminate, temporarily or permanently, the Web Site or any part of it, or your permission to use the Web Site, without any prior notice or liability to YOU or any other person. If this Agreement or your permission to use the Web Site is terminated by YOU or WESTERN for any reason, then: (a) this Agreement will nevertheless continue to apply and be binding upon YOU in respect of your prior use of the Web Site; and (b) WESTERN may continue to use and disclose your personal information in accordance with the Protection of Privacy Policy ( as amended from time to time. Sections 2, 3, 4, 6, 8 and 9 survive indefinitely after the termination of this Agreement.

  1. Changes to this Agreement

WESTERN may, in its sole discretion, change, supplement or amend this Agreement as it relates to your future use of the Web Site from time to time, for any reason, and without any prior notice or liability to YOU or any other person. YOU may not change, supplement, or amend this Agreement in any manner.

  1. General Provisions

This Agreement, including any changes made to this Agreement from time to time, the Merchant’s Terms of Use and the Terms and Conditions Agreement, constitutes the entire agreement between YOU and WESTERN relating to your use of the Web Site, and supersedes all previous agreements, written, oral or otherwise, between YOU and WESTERN with respect to your use of the Web Site.

If any provision of this Agreement is found to be unlawful, void, or for any reason unenforceable, then that provision shall be deemed to be severed from the rest of this Agreement and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions.

The provisions of this Agreement will enure to the benefit of and be binding upon each of WESTERN and its successors and assigns and related persons, and YOU and your heirs, executors, administrators, successors, permitted assigns, and personal representatives. YOU must not assign this Agreement or your rights and obligations under this Agreement without the express prior written consent of WESTERN which may be withheld in WESTERN’s sole discretion. WESTERN may assign this Agreement and its rights and obligations under this Agreement without your consent. For greater certainty, the provisions of this Article 9 and Article 3 supersede the provisions of Article 2 of the corresponding Merchant’s Terms of Use agreement.

No consent or waiver by either party to or of any breach or default by the other party in its performance of its obligations under this Agreement will be deemed or construed to be a consent to or waiver of a continuing breach or default or any other breach or default of those or any other obligations of that party. No consent or waiver will be effective unless in writing and signed by both parties.

The parties have expressly requested and required that this Agreement and all other related documents be drawn up in the English language. Les parties conviennent et exigent expressement que ce Contrat et tous les documents qui s’y rapportent soient rediges en anglais.