International Energy Group

Term of Use

THE BLACKSANDS PACIFIC GROUP, INC - WEBSITE TERMS OF USE

Terms of Use effective 6 January 2012

PLEASE READ THESE TERMS OF USE CAREFULLY BECAUSE TOGETHER WITH ALL THE OTHER PROVISIONS AND DOCUMENTS REFERRED TO BELOW, THEY REPRESENT A LEGALLY BINDING AGREEMENT BETWEEN YOU AND US REGARDING USE OF OUR WEBSITES. IF YOU ARE UNABLE OR UNWILLING TO AGREE, PLEASE STOP USING OR ATTEMPTING TO USE OUR WEBSITES, BECAUSE IF YOU CONTINUE YOU WILL BE AGREEING TO ALL THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS THAT ARE DESCRIBED OR REFERRED TO BELOW. These terms and conditions (“Terms of Use”), together with our Privacy Statement and any Additional Terms that apply to you, represent a legally binding agreement between you and us regarding your use of our Websites (we will refer to all these as your “Agreement” with us). “Additional Terms” are any other terms and conditions we may refer to or disclose to you when you use our Services. If you use any of our Websites you are acknowledging you have read, understand and agree to these Terms of Use, our Privacy Statement and any Additional Terms that apply to you.

Some Defined Terms to Make Reading Our Terms of Use Easier

We use terms such as “we”, “us”, “our” and ourselves” to mean and refer to “Blacksands Pacific Energy Services”, "Blacksands Pacific", "Blacksands Pacific Energy Corporation" and the “THE BLACKSANDS PACIFIC GROUP, INC” of companies, as well as our respective suppliers, agents and representatives, who, individually and/or collectively, are part of or service the The Blacksands Pacific family of companies. We invite you to learn more about who we are and what we do at www.blacksandspacific.com. We will use terms such as “user”, “you” or “your” to mean and refer to you and other users of our Website. We will use the term “Services,’” to mean and include any and all of the features, functions, services, promotions, including sweepstakes and contests, offers, receive or exchange information and/or any other activities and transactions available to you as a user of any of our Websites. “Content” means and includes such things as software, code, design, text, images, photographs, illustrations, animations, audio, video and audio-visual material, art, graphic material, proprietary information, data, databases, service marks, trademarks, trade names, distinctive identification such as logos, the selection, sequence, 'look and feel' and arrangement of items and all copyrightable or otherwise legally protectible elements of any and all of our Websites. Unless we tell you otherwise, the term “Website” means and includes all Services and Content, all web pages within our Websites, and all backup, mirror, replacement or substitute websites or pages we may make available. When you see the word “use" or "using" it includes any time you, directly or indirectly, with or without the help of any device, attempt to or actually do access, interact, display, view, browse, print or copy, transmit, receive or exchange data, messages, content or you otherwise communicate with us or anyone else, including another user, advertiser or any person, firm or business you may encounter. We will also consider you to be using our Website if you utilize, benefit, take advantage of or interact with any feature, function, service, activity, promotion or content in, on or available through any of our Websites, for any purpose, or if you try to do any of these things. As you read through the Agreement, you should understand that we use words such as “include” or “including” to be comprehensive and provide examples, not to limit, define or be exclusive.

We Can Change Our Websites and Our Terms of Use

We reserve the right, at any time and from time to time, in our sole discretion, to add, delete or modify this Agreement, as well as any of our Websites. We will post or display a notice of material changes to this Agreement on any and all Websites affected by the change and once we post them, these changes will be effective on the date specified. If you use our Websites after the changes become effective, it means you are agreeing to be bound by the changes. You should check back here on a regular basis and review this Agreement, so you are aware of the current terms and conditions that apply to you.

Respecting Your Privacy

We respect your privacy. Our Privacy Statement is incorporated into and forms a part of these Terms of Use and is a part of your Agreement with us. Read it carefully since it describes, among other things, how we collect and use information we obtain when you use our Websites.

Registering on Our Websites

Some of our Websites may allow or require you to enroll in order to use certain Services or Content. You will be required to provide us with information about you during the registration process and you will be asked to choose a user name and password (or we may assign an initial password, which we will give you the option to change). Once we receive all the information required for registration we will confirm you have become a “Registered User” of that Website and you will be asked to log in using your unique user name and password combination which we will refer to as your “User ID.” You can terminate your registration on any of our Websites by following the instructions we provide on that Website, subject to any obligations you previously agreed to and which have not yet been fully performed, fulfilled or completed. We can terminate your use of and registration on any of our Websites, at any time without liability or obligation of any kind whatsoever. You must be an adult (or have a parent’s permission) to use our Websites, If you are at least 13 years old but you are not yet considered an adult where you live (generally age 18) you can only enroll and become a Registered User if you get consent from your parent or legal guardian (“parent”). If you are under 13 you may not enroll, register, become a Registered User or use our Websites at all.

Keep Your User ID Confidential

Your User ID is personal and you must keep it strictly confidential. Don’t give it to anyone or allow others to use it because you are solely responsible for anything and everything that can be connected to, associated with or traced to your User ID, including, without limitation, any and all fees, costs and charges, liability and damages. You agree to immediately notify us if you become aware or believe there is or may have been any unauthorized use of your user name or password or any other need to deactivate your User ID due to security concerns. You, not us, are solely responsible and liable for the use of your User ID by you or anyone else and you will defend and indemnify us as described in the section of our Terms of Use entitled “You Will Indemnify Us” for any damage or harm resulting from your User ID.

Who Owns the Intellectual Property and Other Rights?

Each of our Websites and, except as described below, all Content, is either our property or the property of our affiliates, licensors, suppliers, operational service providers, advertisers, agencies or promotional partners, and is protected under U.S. federal and state laws and regulations, as well as applicable foreign laws, regulations and treaties. You keep ownership to all Content that is yours and if you submit Content to us, this Agreement does not deprive you any proprietary rights you may have in your Content. However, when you submit or provide Content to us or any of our Websites, you are giving us an unconditional, irrevocable, transferable, royalty free worldwide license to use, display, reproduce, perform, adapt, translate, modify, create derivative works, publish, distribute, disseminate and/or broadcast that Content (a “license”) and you represent and warrant you have the right to give us such license. If you do not have the right to license Content to us (or if you are not sure), do not submit or provide Content to us. You may only use Content of ours or others for your own personal use and you have no right to transfer, assign or use the Content for any other purpose or allow or enable anyone else to do so. Personal use means nothing commercial, whether or not money, other compensation or consideration is involved and whether or not it is for your benefit or for someone else. This also means you may not use, display, reproduce, perform, adapt, translate, modify, create derivative works, publish, distribute, disseminate and/or broadcast Content that is not yours without our express prior written consent. You may not alter, delete or conceal copyright or other notices, even if we let you download, display, print or share the Content with others. Unauthorized or prohibited use of Content may subject you to civil liability, criminal prosecution, or both.

We Don’t Offer Goods or Services on Our Websites

Neither our making any Websites, Services or Content available, nor your use of or visit to any of our Websites constitutes an offer of any kind with respect to any goods and services from us. While we do offer and make available goods and services, we do not do so on or through our Websites since our offers and rights to do so vary from country to country and are subject to different terms and conditions. If you wish to know more about our offerings you can use the contact information provided on our Websites or go to www.blacksandspacific.com for information about how to contact us.

Links to Other Sites

If you see or use links or conduits on our Websites to browse, redirect or visit any other websites, web pages or other internet or web-based locations, that does not mean we are associated with or review them, monitor or endorse them. We have no obligation, responsibility or liability to you or anyone else if you go to another website, page or anywhere outside our Websites, even if a link on our site allowed, enabled or directed you there. When you leave our Websites, you should review the terms, conditions, privacy and other policies that apply since we don’t control, nor do we have any responsibility for any third party sites, their practices or anything associated with their operations. In fact, even if another website or web page has our name, logo or identification normally associated with us, that does not mean they are affiliated or have any relationship with us and you should not assume it is ours or under our control.

Our Liability is Limited

OUR WEBSITES ARE MADE AVAILABLE "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE", WITHOUT ANY REPRESENTATION OR WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, OR ANY GUARANTY OR ASSURANCE THEY WILL BE AVAILABLE OR PERFORM AS DESCRIBED OR THAT ANY WEBSITE IS ACCURATE, COMPLETE OR ERROR FREE. WE ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE NOR LIABLE FOR ANY MALICIOUS OR UNAUTHORIZED CODE AND YOU ARE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ENSURING YOU HAVE APPROPRIATE MECHANISMS FOR THE PROTECTION AND SECURITY OF YOUR EQUIPMENT, PROGRAMS AND INFORMATION. BY USING ANY OF OUR WEBSITES, YOU ASSUME ALL RISK OF LOSS THAT MAY ARISE OR BE ASSOCIATED WITH OUR WEBSITES OR THEIR USE. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, WE AND OUR DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES AND RESPECTIVE SUCCESSORS AND ASSIGNS, DISCLAIM LIABILITY FOR ANY AND ALL LOSS, DAMAGE, COST AND EXPENSE OF ANY KIND, DIRECT AND INDIRECT, IN CONNECTION WITH OR ARISING FROM OUR WEBSITES, YOUR AGREEMENT WITH US AND/OR YOUR USE OF THESE, INCLUDING COMPENSATORY, CONSEQUENTIAL, INCIDENTAL, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY AND PUNITIVE DAMAGES, REGARDLESS OF THE FORM OF ACTION OR BASIS OF THE CLAIM, WHETHER OR NOT ANY PARTY HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF DAMAGES. IF ANY LIMITATION OF DAMAGES OR LIABILITY IS PROHIBITED OR RESTRICTED BY LAW, WE SHALL BE ENTITLED TO THE MAXIMUM DISCLAIMERS AND LIMITATIONS PERMITTED; HOWEVER, IN NO EVENT SHALL OUR TOTAL LIABILITY TO YOU EXCEED ONE HUNDRED DOLLARS ($100). SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW CERTAIN EXCLUSIONS OF WARRANTIES OR LIMITATIONS ON DAMAGES, SO SOME OF THESE MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.

You Will Indemnify Us

You agree to defend us against any demands, claims or actions brought against us or arising as a result of any breach or violation of these Terms of Use by you (“Claim”) and further agree to indemnify and hold us harmless from and against any and all losses, damages, costs and expenses (including attorneys' fees) resulting from any such Claim. We have the right, at our expense, to assume exclusive defense against any Claim and all negotiations for settlement and you agree to cooperate with us in the defense of any such Claim, at our request. When we say “you will indemnify us” in this Agreement, it will mean and refer to your obligations under this section of the Agreement.

The Law That Applies to this Agreement

Our Terms of Use shall be construed and enforced under the laws of the State of New York applicable to parties resident in and contracts made, executed and wholly performed within the State of New York and the Uniform Computer Information Transactions Act does not apply. You hereby submit to the jurisdiction of the State and Federal Courts in the State, City and County of New York and you will not object to jurisdiction or venue on the grounds of lack of personal jurisdiction, inconvenient forum or otherwise. IN ANY ACTION OR PROCEEDING COMMENCED TO ENFORCE ANY RIGHT OR OBLIGATION UNDER THIS AGREEMENT, YOUR USE OF THE SITE OR WITH RESPECT TO THE SUBJECT MATTER HEREOF, YOU HEREBY WAIVE ANY RIGHT YOU MAY NOW HAVE OR HEREAFTER POSSESS TO A TRIAL BY JURY.

General

This Agreement, comprised of our Terms of Use, our Privacy Statement and any Additional Terms that apply to you, all of which are incorporated by this reference, constitute the entire agreement you have with us regarding our Websites and the subject matter herein and supersedes any and all prior or inconsistent understandings. If, for any reason, we believe, suspect or are notified of any act, omission or circumstances which may or could compromise or endanger the health, well being or safety of any person, cause or lead to damage to persons or property (tangible or intangible), adversely affects, infringes upon or misappropriates the rights of others, harasses or interferes with any other user, person, firm or enterprise, interferes with or bypasses security or other protective measures applicable to our systems, networks and communications capabilities, breaches or violates this Agreement or any law or regulation, we have the right, reserving all other rights and remedies available under this Agreement, at law and in equity, to provide information to any and all regulatory and law enforcement authorities and agencies and take any action permitted by law. This Agreement can only be modified by us as described above or by mutual written agreement, signed by an authorized representative of ours. If any provision is found to be illegal, invalid or unenforceable, it shall be severed and not affect the rest of this Agreement which will remain in full force and effect. Headings are for reference and shall not affect meaning. No claim or action relating in any way to this Agreement, our Websites or otherwise with respect to the subject matter, regardless of form or the basis of the claim, may be brought by you more than one (1) year after the cause of action has arisen (or if multiple causes, from the date the first such cause of action arose). Copyright © 2012 The Blacksands Pacific Group, Inc. All Rights Reserved