LEGAL NOTICE AND DISCLAIMER
1. Reserved Rights and Grant of Limited License
(b) As a user of the Sites, you are granted a limited license to use (display or print) short extracts of the Information for your own personal non-commercial use only, provided the Information is not modified and you shall be fully responsible for any consequences resulting from such use. Any other use of the Information is prohibited. None of the Information may be otherwise reproduced, republished or re-disseminated in any manner or form without the prior written consent of Provider.
(c) Provider will take appropriate legal action to enforce its rights.
2. No Solicitation
(a) No part of the Sites should be taken to constitute an offer or solicitation to buy or sell products or services. Some products or services mentioned on the Sites may only be available in certain areas or jurisdictions.
(b) Any products or services mentioned on the Sites are made available in accordance with local law and only where they may be lawfully offered for sale.
3. No Endorsement
(a) The Sites may contain links to other sites. These links are provided as references to help you identify and locate other Internet resources that may be of interest. These other sites were independently developed by parties other than Provider, and Provider does not assume responsibility for the accuracy or appropriateness of the information contained at such sites. In providing links to other sites, Provider is in no way acting as a publisher or disseminator of the material contained on those other sites and does not seek to control the content of, or maintain any type of editorial control over, such sites.
(b) A link to another site should not be construed to mean that Provider is affiliated or associated with, or is legally authorized to use any trademark, trade name, logo or copyrighted symbol that may be reflected in the link of the description of the link to such other sites.
(c) The mention of another party or its product or service on the Sites should not be construed as an endorsement of that party or its product or service.
4. No Advice or Warranties
(a) The Information on the Sites including, but not limited to, newsletters, articles, opinions and views, is provided for educational or information purposes only.
(b) Information provided on the Sites is believed to be reliable when posted. However, Provider does not guarantee the quality, accuracy, completeness or timeliness of the information provided. Provider assumes no obligation to update the Information or advice on further developments concerning topics mentioned. Information contained on the Sites may contain typographical errors. Information provided may be changed without notice.
(c) Access to these Sites is provided on an “as is” basis. You should not assume that the Sites will be error-free or that the Sites will operate without interruption.
(d) Provider disclaims all warranties, representations and conditions regarding use of the Sites or the information provided, including all implied warranties or conditions of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement, whether express or implied, or arising from a course of dealing, usage or trade practice.
(e) Provider is not responsible for any content or information that you may find undesirable or objectionable.
5. No Liability
(a) Provider is not responsible for any direct, indirect, special, incidental or consequential damage or any other damages whatsoever and howsoever caused, arising out of or in connection with the use of the Sites or in reliance on the information available on the Sites, including any loss of use, lost data, lost business profits, business interruption, personal injury, or any other pecuniary loss, whether the action is in contract, tort (including negligence) or other tortious action.
(b) Provider disclaims any liability for unauthorized use or reproduction of any portion of the Sites.
(a) Certain words, phrases, names, designs or logos used on the Sites may constitute trademarks, service marks or trade names of Provider or other entities. The display of any such marks or names on the Sites does not imply that a license has been granted by Provider or other entities.
7. Confidentiality Warning
(a) Absent specific technical provisions, the Internet is not a secure medium and privacy cannot be ensured. Internet e-mail is vulnerable to interception and forging. The Provider will not be responsible for any damages you or any third party may suffer as a result of the transmission of confidential information that you make to Provider through the Internet, or that you expressly or implicitly authorize Provider to make, or for any errors or any changes made to any transmitted information.
8. Computer Viruses
(a) While every effort is made to ensure that all information provided at the Sites does not contain computer viruses, you should take reasonable and appropriate precautions to scan for computer viruses and should ensure that you have a complete and current backup of the applicable items of information contained on your computer system. You should pay specific attention to some of the viruses that have been written to automatically execute when an infected word processing document is loaded into certain word processing programs.
9. Conformance with Law
(a) You agree that your use of the Sites shall not violate any applicable local, national or international law, including but not limited to any regulations having the force of law. Some jurisdictions may have restrictions on the use of the Internet by their residents.
(b) You agree not to impersonate another person in your use of the Sites or the sending of any e-mail to an address listed on the Sites.
10. Choice of Law
(a) The laws of the Province of Ontario, Canada applicable therein shall govern as to the interpretation, validity and effect of this agreement notwithstanding any conflict of laws provisions or your domicile, residence or physical location. You hereby consent and submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of the Province of Ontario, Canada in any action or proceeding instituted under or related to this agreement.
(a) All information submitted to the Provider via the Sites shall be deemed and remain the property of the Provider and the Provider shall be free to use, for any purpose, any ideas, concepts, know-how or other techniques contained in information provided to the Provider through the Sites or sent through e-mail. Provider shall not be subject to any obligations of confidentiality regarding any such information submitted to it unless specifically agreed by the Provider or required by law.
(b) You agree that any information submitted for inclusion at the Sites does not infringe on the intellectual property or other rights of any third parties and you grant the Provider a right to provide access to the information from the Sites. You warrant that any software submitted to the Provider shall be free of computer viruses.
The Sites are owned by Provider and Provider has no liability for any content whatsoever on or related to the Sites.