Terms of Use

Important. Legalese

Your access to and continued use of the material published on the www.lexcor.ca, www.strictlybusiness.ca and associated webpages websites (collectively, the “Site”) constitutes your acceptance of, and is conditional upon your continued acceptance of and compliance with, the following terms of use, conditions and restrictions (the “Terms of Use”). Take notice that the Terms of Use may change from time to time and it is your responsibility to check for any such changes prior to your use of the Site.

Reserved Rights and Grant of Limited License

Copyright (c) 2009 Lexcor Business Lawyers LLP (the “Owner”).

All rights reserved.

The Site may contain information, communications, software, images, sounds, music, graphics, photos, videos and other material and services (collectively, the “Proprietary Information”). You expressly acknowledge and agree that the Proprietary Information and all intellectual property rights therein, including without limitation all copyrights, trade-marks and industrial designs are the exclusive property of the Owner, which rights are valid and subsisting in all media forms now existing or hereafter developed, and all use of the Proprietary Information shall be subject to and in accordance with such rights and the

Terms of Use.

The Site is protected by Canadian and international copyright laws as a collective work and/or a compilation, and the Owner owns all copyright in the selection, arrangement and enhancement of the Information.

You are hereby granted a non-transferrable limited license to display and print the information published on the Site (the “Proprietary Information”) for your own personal, non-commercial use. Any other use of the Proprietary Information is prohibited.

In consideration of the limited license hereinbefore granted, you undertake and agree that you will not copy, reproduce, republish or distribute the Proprietary Information and, further, that you will not create or produce any derivative work based on the Proprietary Information, nor use the Proprietary Information for the purpose of enhancing any competing work.

No Solicitation

The Proprietary Information is provided for informational and educational purposes only. The Proprietary Information does not constitute an offer or solicitation to buy or sell any products or services. The Proprietary Information, including but not limited to newsletters, articles, opinions and views, is provided for educational information purposes only. It is not intended to provide legal, securities, accounting or tax advice and should not be relied upon in that respect. You should not act or rely on any Information at the Site without seeking the advice of a professional.

The Proprietary Information provided on the Site is believed to be reliable at the time of publication, however, the Owner does not guarantee the quality, accuracy, completeness or timeliness of the Information provided. The Owner assumes no obligation to update the Proprietary Information or advise on further developments concerning topics mentioned. The Proprietary Information contained on the Site may contain typographical errors. The Proprietary Information may be changed at any time and from time to time without notice.

Certain portions of the Site may contain listings of products, services, businesses, professionals, and other resources. The Owner reserves the right to remove or reject any listing, or to edit the description of any listing, at its sole and absolute discretion.

No Endorsement or Affiliation

The Site is hyperlinked to other sites. These links are provided as a convenience to help you identify and locate other Internet resources that may be of interest. These other sites were independently developed by parties other than the Owner. The Owner does not assume any responsibility whatsoever for the content, accuracy or appropriateness of the information contained at, or endorse the viewpoints expressed at, such sites. In providing links to other sites, the Owner is in no way acting as a publisher of the material contained on those other sites and does not seek to control the content of, or maintain any editorial control whatsoever over such sites.

Any link to another site shall not be construed to imply that the Site is affiliated or associated with, or is legally authorized to use any trade mark, trade name, logo or copyrighted symbol that may be reflected in the link or the description of the link to such other sites. The mention of another party or its product or service on the Site should not be construed as an endorsement of that party or its product or service.

No Advice or Warranties.  No Lawyer-Client Relationship.

The information and material posted on the Site, including but not limited to, articles, case commentaries, newsletters, opinions and viewpoints, is provided for informational and educational purposes only. The Information posted on the Site is not intended to provide any legal, accounting or tax advice and should never be relied upon in this respect.

Accessing material posted on the Site and/or communicating with a lawyer or other firm employees by way of e-mail or through the Site does not create a lawyer/client relationship. The Owner urges all users of the Site to seek the advice of a professional and not to rely on the information or material posted on the Site.

Although the Owner uses reasonable efforts to include information that is accurate and current, the information appearing on the Site could include technical, typographical, or photographic errors. The Owner does not warrant or guarantee the quality, accuracy, completeness or timeliness of the information provided. The Owner may make changes to the information contained on the Site at any time without notice, but the Owner does not, however, make any commitment to update the information nor is the Owner obligated to update the information or the Site.

No Liability

The Owner is not responsible for any direct, indirect, special, incidental, consequential or any other damages whatsoever and howsoever caused, arising out of or in connection with the use of the Site or in reliance on the Proprietary Information available on the Site, including any loss of use, lost data, lost business profits, business interruption, personal injury, or any other pecuniary loss, whether in an action of contract, negligence or other tortious action, even if the Owner has been informed of the possibility thereof.

Trade Marks

Certain words, phrases, names, designs or logos used on the Site may constitute trade marks, service marks or trade names of the Owner or other entities. The display of any trade marks on the Site does not imply that a license has been granted for any further use. Strictly Business is a trademark of Crossan Ferguson Olanski LLP, Business Lawyers.

Confidentiality Warning

Absent the use of encryption, the Internet is not a secure medium and privacy cannot be ensured. Internet e-mail is especially vulnerable to interception and forging. The Owner will not be responsible for any damages you may suffer as a result of transmitting confidential information to the Owner through the Internet, or implicitly or explicitly authorizing the Owner to send confidential information to you in this manner.

Conformance with Law

You agree that your use of the Site 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.

Choice of Law

The laws of the Province of Ontario and the laws of Canada applicable therein shall govern as to the interpretation, validity and effect of these Terms of Use 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. You agree not to commence any action or proceeding except in London, Ontario, Canada.

IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THE TERMS OF USE, YOU NOT AUTHORIZED TO USE THE SITE and we would ask that you please leave the site immediately.