Legal Statement

Legal Statement and Terms of Use

Copyright and Trademarks and Patents

Unless otherwise noted, product names, designs, logos, titles, text, images, animations, color combinations, button shapes, layout, audio, video, and HTML code within this web site are the trademarks, service marks, trade names, copyrights or other property of Guide Outfitters Association of British Columbia Copyright 2006. Guide Outfitters Association of British Columbia ALL RIGHTS RESERVED. All other unregistered and registered trademarks are the property of their respective owners. Nothing contained on this web site should be construed as granting, by implication, estoppel, or otherwise, any license or right to distribute, modify, transmit, use, reuse, or re-post any of Guide Outfitters Association of British Columbia Intellectual Property displayed on this web site without the express written permission of Guide Outfitters Association of British Columbia.

No Warranties and Limits of Liabilities

Information and documents provided on this web site are provided “as is” without warranty of any kind, either express or implied, including without limitation warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, and noninfringement. Guide Outfitters Association of British Columbia uses reasonable efforts to include accurate and up-to-date information on this web site; it does not, however, make any warranties or representations as to its accuracy or completeness. Guide Outfitters Association of British Columbia periodically adds, changes, improves, or updates the information and documents on this web site without notice. Guide Outfitters Association of British Columbia assumes no liability or responsibility for any errors or omissions in the content of this web site. Your use of this web site is at your own risk. Under no circumstances and under no legal theory shall Guide Outfitters Association of British Columbia, its suppliers, or any other party involved in creating, producing, or delivering this web site’s contents be liable to you or any other person for any indirect, direct, special, incidental, or consequential damages arising from your access to, or use of, this web site.

Making Purchases

If you wish to make purchases of products or services described on this web site, you may be asked by to supply certain information, including but not limited to credit card or other payment information. You agree that all information that you provide here will be accurate, complete and current. You agree to pay all charges incurred by users of your account and credit card or other payment mechanism at the prices in effect when such charges are incurred. Moreover, you agree to review and to comply with the terms and conditions of any specific agreement that you enter into with Guide Outfitters Association of British Columbia in connection with the purchase of any product or service.

GOABC Refund Policy

There are no refunds for liability insurance, assistant guide certifications, Mountain Hunter™magazine subscriptions, or GOABC membership.

  • Liability insurance is bound at the time of purchase and is non-refundable and non-transferable.
  • Assistant guide certifications require payment in advance for the exam and upon three failed attempts must be purchased again. The certification is non-refundable and non-transferable.
  • All membership fees with the Guide Outfitters Association of British Columbia are non-refundable and non-transferable.
  • Magazine Hunter™ magazine subscriptions are non-refundable.

Communications With This Web Site

You are encouraged to communicate with this site where applicable. You are prohibited from transmitting any unlawful, threatening, libelous, defamatory, obscene, scandalous, inflammatory, pornographic, or profane material or any material that could constitute or encourage conduct that would be considered a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability, or otherwise violate any law. Guide Outfitters Association of British Columbia will fully cooperate with any law enforcement authorities or court order requesting or directing Guide Outfitters Association of British Columbia to disclose the identity of or help identify or locate anyone transmitting any such information or materials. Although Guide Outfitters Association of British Columbia is under no obligation to do so and assumes no responsibility or liability arising from the content of any such locations nor for any error, defamation, libel, slander, omission, falsehood, obscenity, pornography, profanity, danger, or inaccuracy contained in any information within such locations on this web site. Guide Outfitters Association of British Columbia assumes no responsibility or liability for any actions or communications by you or any unrelated third party within or outside of this web site. Guide Outfitters Association of British Columbia reserves the right to modify or remove any and all information posted to its web sites.