2257 Exemption

18 U.S.C. 2257 Exemption/Disclosure Statement Exemption Statement Content Produced by Third Parties: The operators of this website are not the producers of any depictions of actual or simulated sexually explicit conduct submitted by its third party users/members or advertisers. Instead, the activities of the operators of this website, with respect to such content, are limited to the transmission, storage, retrieval, hosting and/or formatting of depictions posted directly to the website by third party users, on areas of the website under the user's control.

Pursuant to Title 18 U.S.C. 2257(h)(2)(B)(v) and 47 U.S.C. 230(c), the operators of the CanadaBDSM.com website reserve the right to delete content posted by users which operators deem to be indecent, obscene, defamatory or inconsistent with the website policies and terms of service. By third party uploads or by user upload. CanadaBDSM.com is a local 19+ in age, public BDSM events calendar, directory of BDSM friendly and related companies from around the nation of Canada. CanadaBDSM.com also reserves the right to ban any user or bot from CanadaBDSM.com. Scraping is always prohibited.

All of CanadaBDSM.com website, all images/photos, all files..etc. are all hosted on Canadian hosting servers, located from within Canada. CanadaBDSM.com will only host images/photos, files and miscellaneous material on Canada hosting companies. Each respective intellectual property owners will have/keep their own records for any and all materials which are not owned by CanadaBDSM.com. CanadaBDSM.com does not hotlink photos/files..etc.

Except with respect to certain content that is posted directly by CanadaBDSM.com or its partners either on or off the Website, all of the content appearing on this Website was submitted by CanadaBDSM.com's third party users/members. We monitor any and all hits and submissions to CanadaBDSM.com.
The relevant Terms and Conditions for the members both disclose and obligate them as the owners of record of the content they upload and assign all responsibility for such to the individual members. In fulfilling its obligations under 18 U.S.C. 2257 with respect to content submitted by third party users/members, CanadaBDSM.com  relies on the plain language of the statute and on the decision of the United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit in Sundance Associates, Inc. v. Reno, 139 F.3d 804, 808 (10th Cir 1998), which held that entities which have no role in the "hiring, contracting for, managing, or otherwise arranging for the participation" of the models or performers, are exempt from the record-keeping requirements of 18 U.S.C. 2257. Note that any and all legal action or court proceeding shall be in either appropriate provincial or federal court located in from within the legal borders of Canada. Any and all court related fines or fees will be remitted solely by the prosecution.