Terms of use

If you continue to browse and use this website, you are agreeing to comply with and be bound by the following terms and conditions of use which together with our privacy policy govern COCORIKO™’s relationship with you in relation to this website.

The terms “COCORIKO™” or “we” or “us” refer to the owner of the website, whose registered office is at 490 route 105, Suite 240, Chelsea (Quebec) J9B 1L2, Canada. The term “you” refers to the user or viewer of our website.

The use of this website is subject to the following terms of use:

  • The content of this website is for your general information and use only. It is subject to change without notice.
  • It is forbidden to publish on this website any content that would interfere with the rights of others or otherwise break the law.
  • It is forbidden to publish any content that would affect or cause prejudice to a person, a community or a group.
  • It is forbidden to publish pornographic content or content exhorting hatred or violence, or including nudity or wanton violence.
  • It is forbidden to publish comments to intimidate or harass other users.
  • It is forbidden to publish content that is not yours, that does not respect the private life of others or that infringes on copyright.
  • We may remove content or information that you post on COCORIKO.org if we deem that the postings contravene to our policies.
  • COCORIKO™ is not in any way responsible or liable for comments and opinions expressed by the users of this website.
  • Neither COCORIKO™ nor any third party make warranties of any kind, express or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability with respect to the website or the information and materials contained on the website for any purpose. Information. This information and materials may contain inexactitude or errors and we explicitly dissociate ourselves from any responsibility or liability regarding the information and materials to the fullest extent permitted by law.
  • Any reliance you place on such information is therefore strictly at your own risk and we are not responsible for it. It is your responsibility to ensure that all services or information contained on this site answer your particular needs.
  • The information and materials contained on this website are proprietary to COCORIKO™, or used by us under license. This material may include, but is not limited to, the design, presentation and graphics. Reproduction in any form is forbidden.
  • All trademarks contained on this site that are not proprietary to COCORIKO™ or used by us under license are acknowledged as such.
  • Unauthorized use of this website may result in prosecution for damages and constitute a criminal offence.
  • Our site may include links to other websites. These links are provided for your convenience in order to supply further information. The fact that they appear on our site does not mean that we approve of the content of those sites. We are neither responsible nor liable for the content of the said sites.
  • Your use of this website and any dispute arising out of such use is subject to the laws of Canada.

Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy sets out the manner in which COCORIKO™ uses and protects the information that you give COCORIKO™ when using this website www.cocoriko.org. COCORIKO™ is committed to ensuring that your personal information is protected. Information by which you could be identified and that is requested when using this website will be used only by Cocoriko in accordance with the present Privacy Policy.

This policy is effective from January 12, 2016

Information Gathered

When creating a COCORIKO™ account, you must supply your name, your email address, your age, your gender and your home address. You may also choose to provide further personal information.

We use this information to enhance the quality and validity of the polls statistics presented, to filter the website’s content so it is relevant for your area and to administer your account.


A cookie is a small text file that is stored on a user’s computer for record-keeping purposes. We use cookies on this site. We do not link the information we store in cookies to any personal information you submit while on our site.

We use both session ID cookies and persistent cookies. A session ID cookie expires when you close your browser. Session cookies are used by our website to keep track of your current session information and are never given to us. A persistent cookie remains on your hard drive for an extended period of time. Persistent cookies are used as a mean to keep you connected, to get your preferred language to take note of some errors occurring during your navigation and your login time.You can remove persistent cookies by following directions provided in your Internet browser’s “help” directory. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/HTTP_cookie

If you reject cookies, you may still use our site, but your ability to use some areas of our site, such as such as voting on polls or commenting, will be limited.

Our tracking utility company uses cookies. We do not have access or control over these cookies.

Our third party partners employ clear gifs (a.k.a. Web Beacons/Web Bugs), images, and scripts that help them better manage content on our site. We do not tie the information gathered to our Customers’ or Users’ personal information.

As is true of most web sites, we gather certain information automatically and store it in log files. This information includes internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, internet service provider (ISP), referring/exit pages, operating system, date/time stamp, and clickstream data.

We use this information, which does not identify individual users, to analyze trends, to administer the site, to track users’ movements around the site and to gather demographic information about our user base as a whole.

We do link this automatically-collected data to personal information. IP addresses are tied to personal information for the demographic information gathering mentioned previously.


We are committed to ensuring that any personal information that you give us is secure. In order to prevent unauthorized access or disclosure, we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information that we collect online. When you enter personal information on our registration form and sign in page, we encrypt the transmission of that information using secure socket layer technology (SSL). We make every reasonable effort to prevent the loss, misuse and alteration of personal information under our control. No method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure, however. Therefore, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.

Links to Other Websites

Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, we do not have any control over the other websites. Therefore, once you use these links to leave COCORIKO™’s site, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information that you provide while visiting other sites. Such sites are not governed by this Privacy Policy. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy policy applicable to the website in question.

You can log in to our site using sign-in services such as Facebook Connect or an Open ID provider. These services will authenticate your identity and provide you the option to share certain personal information with us such as your name and email address to pre-populate our sign up form. Services like Facebook Connect give you the option to post information about your activities on this Web site to your profile page to share with others within your network.

Our Web site includes Social Media Features, such as the Facebook Like button and Widgets, such as the Share this button or interactive mini-programs that run on our site. These Features may collect your IP address, which page you are visiting on our site, and may set a cookie to enable the Feature to function properly. Social Media Features and Widgets are either hosted by a third party or hosted directly on our Site. Your interactions with these Features are governed by the privacy policy of the company providing it.

Controlling Your Personal Information

You may choose to restrict the use of your personal information in the following way: go to your account under the Profile tab and change the options pertaining to the privacy of your personal information to indicate that you do not want some of your personal information or your answers to surveys to be made public. Only authorized employees and administrators can access your full personal information to ensure the proper functioning of this website, notwithstanding your privacy options. It is your responsibility to choose the privacy options that suit you. By default, when publishing anything on COCORIKO™’s website, you agree that it will be available to the public. If COCORIKO™ needs to share some personal information with trusted collaborators or external partners with the objective of improving this website, this sharing will be done under a confidentiality agreement. COCORIKO™ will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties without your permission, unless required by law to do so. We use your personal information for statistical purposes and to ensure the good functioning of this website. We comply with court warrants, subpoenas and orders, and with any other legal procedure. We will also exercise our rights if we find that your actions on our website contravene our terms and conditions or other conditions of use.

If COCORIKO is involved in a merger, acquisition, or sale of all or a portion of its assets, you will be notified via email and/or a prominent notice on our Web site of any change in ownership or uses of your personal information, as well as any choices you may have regarding your personal information.

We may provide your personal information to companies that provide services to help us with our business activities such as www.dium.co . These companies are authorized to use your personal informationonly as necessary to provide these services to us.

We do not gather any personal information from postings on our bulletin boards and forums. However, we cannot guarantee that personal information that you choose to post on our boards and forums will not be gathered and used by third parties. COCORIKO™ is not responsible for the use made of information posted on its site, does not control this use and does not endorse any claim or statement made by a third party. To request removal of your personal information from our community forum, contact us at info@cocoriko.org. In some cases, we may not be able to remove your personal information, in which case we will let you know if we are unable to do so and why.

Browsing COCORIKO™’s website does not automatically create a professional or business relationship with us. Sites claiming an association with COCORIKO™ do so without our authorization, unless specified otherwise.

User Access

If your personal information changes, or if you no longer desire our service, you may correct, update, amend, delete/remove or deactivate it by making the change on your profile page, by emailing our Customer Support at info@cocoriko.org , or by contacting us by telephone or postal mail at the contact information listed below.

If you wish to subscribe to our newsletter(s), we will use your name and email address to send the newsletter to you. Out of respect for your privacy, you may choose to stop receiving our newsletter or marketing emails by following the unsubscribe instructions included in these emails, accessing the email preferences in your account settings page or you can contact us at info@cocoriko.org.

We will retain your information for as long as your account is active or as needed to provide you services. We will retain and use your information as necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our agreements.

Notification of Privacy Policy Changes

We may update this privacy policy to reflect changes to our information practices. If we make any change in how we use your personal information we will notify you by email (sent to the e-mail address specified in your account) or by means of a notice on this Site prior to the change becoming effective. We encourage you to periodically review this page for the latest information on our privacy practices.

Contact Us

If you have any questions about our Privacy Policy, please contact us on the information below.

490 route 105, Suite 240
Chelsea (Quebec) J9B 1L2