Terms of Use

Terms Of Use

Before using this website or accessing any information on this website, please carefully read the following terms and conditions. By accessing this website you accept the terms and conditions contained below. If you are not prepared to accept all of these terms and conditions, please exit this site now.

You and your organization (included in “you”) agree to the following terms and conditions, as modified or amended by Steinecke Maciura LeBlanc (“we”) from time to time. Each time you access this website, you re-confirm your acceptance of this agreement.

Disclaimer

The materials provided on this website are for educational and informative purposes and do not constitute legal or professional advice. Many factors unknown to us may affect the applicability of any statement or comment that we make on our website to your particular circumstances. Nothing contained on this website should be taken as legal advice. If you require legal advice, you should contact us, or contact the Law Society of Ontario for a listing of lawyers at www.lso.ca. You should not act or fail to act on anything based on any of the material contained herein without first consulting with a lawyer.

The reading, sending or receiving of information from or via the website does not create a lawyer-client relationship. If you contact any lawyer at Steinecke Maciura LeBlanc, your contact alone does not create a lawyer-client relationship.  A lawyer-client relationship will only form between you and us if we specifically agree to act for you. Until we specifically agree to act for you in connection with a particular matter, please do not provide us with any confidential information or material.

Although we have made best efforts to ensure that the materials contained on this site are accurate, the law changes quickly. We do not guarantee that the content of this website is accurate, complete or up-to-date.

We also do not warrant or guarantee: that the site will be available without interruption, error or omission; that defects will be corrected; or that the website and the server(s) that make it available are free from viruses or harmful components.

Confidentiality

Steinecke Maciura LeBlanc cannot guarantee the confidentiality of communications sent by e-mail, through this website or left on telephone voice mail. Unsolicited information and material may not be treated as confidential and will not be protected by solicitor- client privilege.

Copyright and Ownership

All materials published or otherwise accessible through this website including but not limited to articles, opinions, photographs, images, illustrations, information, content, reports, data, databases, graphics, interfaces, web pages, text, files, software, products, services, product names, company names, trade-marks, logos and trade names contained on the website (collectively referred to as the “Content”) and including the manner in which the Content is presented or appears is protected by Canadian and international intellectual and industrial property rights. The Content and the compilation of all Content on this website is the exclusive property of Steinecke Maciura LeBlanc. You agree to abide by all additional copyright notices and restrictions contained in any Content.

No Unlawful or Prohibited Use

You agree that you will not, without our prior written permission, use this website or the Content for purposes other than your own personal non-commercial use and benefit. You may not frame the website or the Content or any part thereof on any commercial or non-commercial internet website. You acquire absolutely no rights or licences to the website or the Content other than the limited right to use the website and the Content in accordance with this agreement.

Certain words, phrases, names, designs or logos used on the website may constitute the trade-marks or trade names of Steinecke Maciura LeBlanc or of third parties. Nothing contained on the website should be construed as granting any licence or right to use any trade-marks or trade names displayed on the website without our written permission or the written permission of the third party that may own them.

You agree that you will not use the website for any purpose that is unlawful. Except as expressly provided in this agreement, any reproduction, retransmission, distribution, sale, republication, modification, translation of or creation of derivative works based on the website or the Content, in whole or in part, and any decompilation, disassembly, reverse engineering or other exploitation of the website, without prior written permission, is strictly prohibited.

Limitation of Liability

THIS WEBSITE AND THE CONTENT ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” ONLY, WITH NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES WHATSOEVER. IN NO EVENT WILL STEINECKE MACIURA LEBLANC, ITS PARTNERS, EMPLOYEES, OR AGENTS BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER (INCLUDING DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES) ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OF THE WEBSITE OR YOUR RELIANCE ON THE CONTENT, WHETHER IN AN ACTION OF CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION NEGLIGENCE), STRICT LIABILITY, BREACH OF A FUNDAMENTAL TERM, FUNDAMENTAL BREACH, OR OTHERWISE.

You are solely responsible for the retrieval and use of the Content.

Links to Other Websites

The website may contain links to third-party websites, which are not under our control and are provided for convenience and for your information only. We make no representations whatsoever about any other website which you may access through the website. When you access another website through this website, you do so at your own risk and acknowledge that Steinecke Maciura LeBlanc is not responsible for the accuracy or reliability of any information, data, opinions, advice, or statements made on these sites. A link to another website does not mean that we have endorsed, investigated or verified its content.

Links to www.sml-law.com

You may link to the front page of this website at www.sml-law.com or to the biography of one of our lawyers. Linking directly to other pages within the website or framing content on the website is prohibited without our prior written consent. You are also prohibited from embedding any content from the website into your website, and any link to the website must open a new browser window.

No link(s) may appear on any page on your website or within any context containing content or materials that may be interpreted as libelous, obscene or criminal, or which infringes, otherwise violates, or advocates the infringement or other violation of, any third party rights.

In the event that you link content from www.sml-law.com to your website, Steinecke Maciura LeBlanc shall have no responsibility or liability for any content appearing on your website. You agree to indemnify, defend and hold Steinecke Maciura LeBlanc and its partners harmless against all claims arising out of or based upon your website.

Steinecke Maciura LeBlanc reserves the right at any time and in our sole discretion to require that you remove all links or any particular link to the website or a page of the website from your website.

Privacy

This website is governed by our privacy policy.

Governing Law

This agreement is governed by the laws of Ontario and these laws apply to the use of the website or the Content by you, notwithstanding your domicile, residency or physical location. You hereby consent and submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of the province of Ontario in any action or proceeding related to this website and agree not to commence any such action or proceeding except in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. The website and the Content are intended for use only in jurisdictions where it may lawfully be offered for use.

Contacting Us

For more information about the use of this website and its Contents, please contact info@sml-law.com

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