1.1. "Apple" means Apple Inc. and its affiliates.
1.4. “Apple Pay Platform” means the payment platform that utilizes Apple Technology to enable end users to make payments from or through a website using credit, debit, and prepaid cards and other physical, digital or virtual payment cards, credentials, or account access devices and access other related services using Apple products designated by Apple or its affiliates, as the same may be modified, rebranded or substituted from time to time by Apple.
1.5. “Apple Pay Web APIs” means the application programming interface(s) authored by Apple (including any updates to or subsequent versions thereof) that enable developers to register and integrate websites with Apple Pay for the purpose of enabling end users to facilitate online payment transactions using Apple Pay, and includes other payment-related functionality.
1.6. “Apple Technology” means technology (and all intellectual property therein or thereto) that Apple or any Apple affiliate owned, conceived, reduced to practice, authored, or otherwise created or developed, the foregoing occurring separately and independently of Merchant, including without limitation the Apple Pay Web APIs.
1.7. “Comparable Platform” means any software that enables the use of personal electronic devices to make contactless, mobile or online transactions (including transactions involving or accessing loyalty, rewards and stored value features) from a Website.
1.8. “macOS” means the macOS operating system software, including any successor versions thereof.
1.12. “Nonprofit” has the meaning given to it in Section 4.
1.13. “Personal Data” means any personally identifiable information or any personal financial information relating to an end user or other personal data obtained or disclosed through the use of the Apple Pay Platform.
1.14. “Security Breach” means any actual or suspected loss or unauthorized access, use, or disclosure of Personal Data in the possession, custody or control of you, your affiliate, or any of your authorized developers in connection with the Apple Pay Platform.
1.17. “Website” means an e-commerce website that (i) is branded under your name or trademark, (ii) is integrated with and accepts payments using Moneris and our services, and (iii) offers its end users the ability to transact on the Apple Pay Platform using Apple Technology.
2. Compliance with Apple Terms and Conditions
3. Registration for the Apple Pay Enablement Service
4. Eligible Non-Profits and Pass-Through Donations
If you are a non-profit organization or a charity (a “Nonprofit”) or if you are collecting donations on behalf of a Nonprofit, you shall advise Moneris of this before you apply for and start using the Apple Pay Enablement Service. You acknowledge and agree that Apple requires any Nonprofit using the Apple Pay Platform to be screened and approved prior to being allowed to use the Apple Pay Platform and you agree to provide Apple, or any of their agents or service providers appointed by them for this purpose, with all of the required information for you or for the Nonprofit for which you will be collecting donations to allow the completion of the required screening. If you are a Nonprofit or collecting donations on behalf of a Nonprofit, you will need to provide us with proof of Apple's approval of the applicable Nonprofit’s right to use the Apple Pay Platform (which can be in the form of an email approval from Apple for the applicable Nonprofit or by a list of approved Nonprofits by Apple) before Moneris can provide you with the Apple Pay Enablement Service. If you breach this provision, Moneris has the right to immediately deregister you and discontinue your use of the Apple Pay Platform and the Apple Pay Enablement Service and you will be responsible for and will have to indemnify Moneris for any damages or losses which we may suffer as a result of your breach or non-compliance with this provision.
Once you start using the Apple Pay Enablement Service, you shall not disadvantage or discriminate against Apple relative to other Comparable Platforms with respect to the display and availability of the Apple Pay Platform. For the avoidance of doubt, the “Apple Pay” button must be displayed as a payment option on your Website on parity with any other Comparable Platform. In addition, you will not discriminate as to the conditions of a sale if an end user uses Apple Pay as a form of payment. Examples of discrimination include, but are not limited to, setting a minimum or maximum value for accepting payment by way of Apple Pay.
6. Use of the Apple Pay Platform
a) Your use of the Apple Pay Enablement Service or the Apple Pay Platform must not (i) interfere with the security, user interface, user experience, features or functionality of Safari, macOS, or other Apple-branded products, or (ii) disable, override or otherwise interfere with any Apple-implemented system alerts, warnings, display panels, consent panels and the like, including, but not limited to, those that are intended to notify the user that the user's location data, address book data, calendar, photos, audio data, and/or reminders are being collected, transmitted, maintained, processed or used, or intended to obtain consent for such use.If consent is denied or withdrawn, you may not collect, transmit, maintain, process or utilize such data or perform any other actions for which the user’s consent has been denied or withdrawn.
b) You shall use best efforts to comply with the Apple Pay HI Guidelines and Apple Pay Best Practices Guide in developing the user interface for your Website for purchases and/or donations made using the Apple Pay Web APIs. You shall not misrepresent, falsely claim, mislead or engage in any unfair or deceptive acts or practices regarding the promotion and sale of goods or services through your use of the Apple Pay Web APIs.
c) Apple may at any time, and from time to time, with or without prior notice (i) modify the Apple Pay Web APIs, including without limitation adding new functionality or changing or removing any feature or functionality, or (ii) modify, deprecate, reissue or republish the Apple Pay Web APIs. You understands that any such modifications may require you to change or update your Website at your own expense in order to continue to use the Apple Pay Web APIs. Moneris and Apple have no express or implied obligation to provide, or continue to provide, the Apple Pay Enablement Service or the Apple Pay Web APIs or any services related thereto and may suspend or discontinue all or any portion thereof at any time. Moneris and Apple shall not be liable for any losses, damages or costs of any kind incurred by you or any other party arising out of or related to any suspension, discontinuation or modification of the Apple Pay Enablement Service or the Apple Pay Web APIs or any services related thereto.
d) Moneris makes no guarantees to Merchant in relation to the availability or uptime of the Apple Pay Enablement Service or the Apple Pay Web APIs or any other services (including without limitation the Apple Pay Platform) that Moneris or Apple may provide in connection therewith, and Moneris is not obligated to provide any maintenance, technical or other support related thereto.
e) If Apple makes available new versions of the Apple Pay Web APIs for any reason, including without limitation to address a security breach or security vulnerability regarding Personal Data, update the customer experience, or provide additional features or functionality, then you agree to update your Website, if necessary, to incorporate such new version within a reasonable time period.
7. Data Protection
Merchant shall (i) take appropriate steps to protect Personal Data from unauthorized access, use or disclosure; and (ii) comply with all applicable laws regarding privacy and data collection with respect to any collection, use or disclosure of Personal Data. If Merchant does not have the necessary consent from users to collect, use or disclose Personal Data in connection with the Apple Pay Platform, Merchant must promptly cease all such use. Furthermore, Merchant shall not transmit any Personal Data in connection with the Apple Pay Platform unless Merchant uses encryption to transmit such Personal Data.
8. Security Breach
Upon discovering a Security Breach, Merchant will (i) promptly notify Moneris thereof, (ii) investigate, remediate, and mitigate the effects of the Security Breach, and (iii) provide Moneris with assurances reasonably satisfactory to Moneris that such Security Breach will not recur.
9. Reporting to Apple
Moneris may terminate the Merchant’s access to and use of the Apple Pay Enablement Service and the Apple Pay Platform at any time by providing notice to Merchant. The Merchant can discontinue its use of the Apple Pay Enablement Service at any time by providing notice to Moneris.
11. No warranties. Limitation of Liability
The Apple Pay Enablement Service and the access to the Apple Pay Web APIs and the Apple Pay Platform is provided to you on an “as is” and “as available” basis. We do not provide any warranty with respect to and specifically disclaim any warranties and conditions with respect to the operation of the Apple Pay Enablement Service and the Apple Pay Web APIs and the Apple Pay Platform or any particular application or use thereof, whether express, implied, statutory, or otherwise, including without limitation, the implied warranties and conditions of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, workmanlike service, non-infringement of third party rights, and any warranties that may arise from a course of dealing, course of performance or trade practice. We do not warrant that the Apple Pay Enablement Service and the Apple Pay Platform will be uninterrupted or error-free. For greater certainty, we are entitled at any time, and without prior notice, to interrupt Merchant’s access to the Apple Pay Enablement Service and the Apple Pay Platform for any reason, including without limitation for security considerations or maintenance work.
IN ADDITION TO THE LIMITATIONS OF LIABILTIY AND DISCLAIMERS SET FORTH IN THE MERCHANT AGREEMENT, MONERIS SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OR LOSSES ARISING FROM THE USE OF THE APPLE PAY ENABLEMENT SERVICE, THE APPLE PAY WEB APIS OR THE APPLE PAY PLATFORM, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, (I) ANY LOSS OF PROFIT (WETHER INCURRED DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY), ANY LOSS OF GOODWILL OR BUSINESS REPUTATION, ANY LOSS OF DATA SUFFERED, OR OTHER INTANGIBLE LOSS, (II) ANY CHANGES WHICH MONERIS OR APPLE MAY MAKE TO THE APPLE PAY ENABLEMENT SERVICE, THE APPLE PAY WEB APIS OR THE APPLE PAY PLATFORM, OR FOR ANY PERMANENT OR TEMPORARY CESSATION IN THE PROVISION OF THE APPLE PAY ENABLEMENT SERVICE, THE APPLE PAY WEB APIS OR THE APPLE PAY PLATFORM, (OR ANY FEATURES WITHIN THE APPLES PAY PLATFORM), OR (III) THE DELETION OF, CORRUPTION OF, OR FAILURE TO PROVIDE ANY DATA TRANSMITTED BY OR THROUGH MERCHANT’S USE OF THE APPLE PAY ENABLEMENT SERVICE, THE APPLE PAY WEB APIS OR THE APPLE PAY PLATFORM.