Terms and Conditions

Introduction
These Terms set forth the terms and conditions under which you may use our website joymind.net, and attend our Joymind Studio. By accessing or using the website and our Studio, you agree that you have read, understood, and agree to be bound by these Terms. Joymind.net and the Joymind Studio, (hereafter referred to as “Joymind”) are divisions of Joygenic Living Inc.

Right to change services
We may, without prior notice, change the services we provide; stop providing the services or any features of the services we offer; or create limits for the services. We may permanently or temporarily terminate or suspend access to the services without notice and liability for any reason, or for no reason.

Intellectual property
All content provided at our website including but not limited to music, audio, sounds, video, photos, graphics, text, and information is proprietary material belonging to Joymind, or its staff, or third parties, and is protected by copyrights, patents, trademarks, trade secrets or other proprietary rights.
Except as explicitly provided herein, nothing in these Terms shall be deemed to create a license in or under any such Intellectual Property Rights, and you agree not to sell, license, rent, modify, distribute, copy, reproduce, transmit, publicly display, publicly perform, publish, adapt, edit or create derivative works thereof.

Right to suspend access
We may permanently or temporarily terminate or suspend your access to Joymind without notice and liability for any reason, including if in our sole determination you violate any provision of these Terms or any applicable law or regulations. You may discontinue use and request to cancel your account and/or any services at any time. Notwithstanding anything to the contrary in the foregoing, with respect to automatically-renewed subscriptions to paid services, such subscriptions will be discontinued only upon the expiration of the respective period for which you have already made payment.

Right to Change Terms
We reserve the right to modify these terms from time to time at our sole discretion. Therefore, you should review these pages periodically. When we change the Terms in a material manner, we will notify you that material changes have been made to the Terms. Your continued use of Joymind after any such change constitutes your acceptance of the new Terms. If you do not agree to any of these terms or any future version of the Terms, do not use or access (or continue to access) Joymind.

Our right to decline
Joymind and its staff reserve the right to for any reason reject the participation of any individual interested in participating or participating in Joymind.

Your qualifications to participate
You agree not to participate in Joymind if:
a) you have mental problems including acute anxiety or other mood disorders, personality disorders, bipolar disorders, psychosis, PTSD, acute addictions, thoughts of suicide ideation or self harm,
b) you have medical problems including heart or other cardiovascular disease,  recent fractures or surgery, hypertension or epilepsy;
c) you are pregnant;
d) you have ever been told by any licensed medical or health care professional to abstain from cannabis (hereinafter referred to as “the product”) use;
e) you are below the legal age of majority in your jurisdiction.
You confirm that your consumption of the product is authorized by local, or state/province, or federal laws in the place where you consume it.

Mental and physical conditions and effects
You agree that:
a) neither Joymind nor our staff can determine the appropriateness or safety of your participation in our services.
b) you have independently investigated, including consulting with health professionals if appropriate, to determine how the product may affect your psychological and physical health, and how it may affect your consumption of over-the-counter or prescription medications, herbs or supplements.
c) as a result of that research, you have determined that you have no medical or psychological condition that your participation in our services would affect
d) neither Joymind or its staff make any representations or guarantees regarding:
i)  the outcome, experience or effect on you of participation in our services, and
ii)  the effects of the use of the product in general, or the use of the product specifically by you.
 
Adverse effects of the product
The consumption of the product is not free of risk, even for people who are mentally and physically fit. Though millions of people have consumed the product with no adverse consequences, some people experience such outcomes. The New England Journal of Medicine describes the following adverse consequences that are possible from short term use of the product:
-impaired short-term memory, making it difficult to learn and to retain information
-impaired motor coordination, interfering with driving skills and increasing the risk of injuries
-altered judgment, increasing the risk of sexual behaviors that facilitate the transmission of sexually transmitted diseases
-in high doses, paranoia and psychosis.

( See: Adverse Health Effects of Marijuana Use, N Engl J Med. 2014 Jun 5; 370(23): 2219–2227.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4827335/)

Confidentiality and privacy
Joymind will not release to anyone information about participants in our services, including their identity or personal characteristics, unless required by court order. For further information on our privacy policy, go here.
Some of our in-person or online services includes a discussion where participants’ disclose their past experience with the product and other personal details. You agree:
a) not to disclose to anyone information you have received about participants attending our services, including their identity and personal characteristics, or the fact they have attended our services.
b) not to record the event by photography, audio or video recordings, writing or any other means.
c) that you understand that there is a slight risk that attendees at our services may breach this term and release confidential information about you.
For educational or promotional purposes Joymind reserves the right to discuss or write about participants’ experiences during our services, but will not reveal any identifying information about the participant. No photograph or video taken by Joymind or its staff during our services that includes you will be publicly released, unless you give written consent.

Limitation of Liability
1. You agree that:
a)  You are voluntarily participating in our services event with knowledge of the risks that may be involved;
b) you are responsible for your own health and welfare and assume all risks of emotional discomfort, trauma, personal injury or death;
c) neither Joymind or its staff are responsible for and have no duty to take action regarding:
(i) your participation in and the effect of our services  on you
(ii) your personal decision to use or possess the product and how much, if any, during our services
(iii) any effects of the product’s use or possession, including physical, psychological, legal or employment outcomes
(iv) any physical or psychological harm or personal injury resulting from your participation in our services or your use of the product;
(v) any outcomes or actions you take as a result of having been exposed to our services, or possessing or using the product;
d) to learn  about all applicable laws before deciding to use the product in our services, and
e) that any use of the product on your part during our services will be in compliance with all applicable laws.

2. You agree:
a)  to release Joymind and its staff of any and all liability arising out of
(i) your participation in our services
(ii) any and all liability for your possession or use of the product should you decide to possess or use it;
b) that  Joymind and its staff, and each of their agents, contractors, affiliates, representatives, and partners shall not be liable to you, or any third person under contract, tort, strict liability, negligence or any other legal or equitable theory for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, consequential, exemplary or punitive damages, or any other damages whatsoever, including but not limited to, damages for loss of profits, goodwill, use, data or other intangible losses arising out of, or resulting from:
(i) your participation in our services, or your use of the product, or actions you may take as a result of our services or using the product
(ii) access or inability to access our services
(iii) use or misuse of the product or any other substance (illegal or legal) during, preceding or following our services
(iv) unauthorized access to or alteration of transmissions or data.
(v) violation of this Agreement by other participants;
c) that in no circumstances shall the collective liability of Joymind or its staff and each of their agents, contractors, affiliates, and representatives for all damages, losses, and causes of action (whether in contract, tort (including, but not limited to, negligence) or otherwise) exceed the total amount paid to Joymind by you under this Agreement for the event during which such losses occurred;
d) that under no circumstances will Joymind and its staff, agents, contractors, affiliates, representatives, and partners be responsible for any loss or damage, including personal injury or death, resulting from your participation in our services;
e) that the disclaimers, exclusions and limitations of liability set forth in this document form an essential basis of the agreement, and that without disclaimers, exclusions and limitations of liability, Joymind and its staff would not enter into this agreement with you.
 
Event Tickets Policies
All ticket sales are final. We do not offer refunds, except for cancelled events.
If you can't make the date for a Session, email us within 24 hours of the Session start to get a credit to attend a later Session of the same type.
 
Governing Law
This Agreement, and all claims or causes of action (whether in contract, tort or statute) that may be based upon, arise out of or relate to this Agreement, or the negotiation, execution or performance of this Agreement (including any claim or cause of action based upon, arising out of or related to any representation or warranty made in or in connection with this Agreement or as an inducement to enter into this Agreement), shall be governed by, and enforced in accordance with, the internal laws of Province of British Columbia, including its statutes of limitations. The parties irrevocably submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of the Province of British Columbia, Canada.

Entire agreement
This Agreement, together with the Registration Form constitutes the entire Agreement between you and Joymind and its staff with respect to of our services, and supersedes any and all prior or contemporaneous oral or written discussions or agreements between you and Joymind at its staff.

Definitions:
On this page, the following definitions apply:
“our staff” indicates employees, agents, contractors, and volunteers who may from time to time interact with you leading up to, during, and after your participation in our services.
“our services” refer to any services offered by Joymind through this website or Studio, including access to the content of the website, and participation in any live events or Sessions, online events or Sessions or private events or Sessions arising from your involvement with Joymind
“Sessions” refers to the specific practices described in this website to enhance the joy of daily life.
“the product” refers to any type of cannabis product