TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF WEBSITE ACCESS AND USE

PROPRIETARY RIGHTS

The Content on this Site is protected by Canadian and worldwide copyright laws and treaty provisions. Any unauthorized copying, redistribution, reproduction or modification of the Content by any person may be a violation of trade-mark and/or copyright laws and could subject such person to legal action. You agree to comply with all copyright laws worldwide in your use of this Site and to prevent any unauthorized copying of the Content.

Certain names, graphics, logos, icons, designs, words, titles and phrases on this Site constitute trade-marks, trade names, trade dress and associated products and services of MALDEM INVESTIGATIONS or its affiliates (the “Marks”), and are protected in Canada and internationally and their display on this Site does not convey or create any licence or other rights in the Marks. Any use of any of same, in whole or in part, without a prior written authorization of MALDEM INVESTIGATIONS is strictly prohibited.

Other trade-marks, trade names, trade dress and associated products and services mentioned on this Site may be the trademarks of their respective owners. The display of these trade-marks, trade names, trade dress and associated products and services on this Site does not convey or create any licence or other rights in these trademarks or trade names. Any unauthorized use of them is strictly prohibited.

This website (the “Site”) is provided solely for informational purposes by MALDEM INVESTIGATIONS, and its use by you is conditional on your acceptance of the terms and conditions of use set forth below (the “Terms and Conditions”). By visiting or using this Site, including without limitation to access, use, and/or download messages, information, data, text, software or images, or other content from this Site (collectively the “content”), or to send messages, information, data, text, software or images, or other Content to the Site, you agree on your own behalf, and on behalf of any entity on whose behalf you may act, to accept and abide by the Terms and Conditions for each use of and each visit to this Site. If you do not agree to abide by these Terms and Conditions, do not use this Site.

MALDEM INVESTIGATIONS has the right, in its sole discretion, to add to, remove, modify or otherwise change any part of the Terms and Conditions, in whole or in part, at any time. Changes will be effective when notice of such change is posted at the Site. If any term, condition or any change thereto is not acceptable to you, you must discontinue your use of this Site immediately. Your continued use of this Site after any such changes are posted will constitute acceptance of those changes. These Terms and Conditions apply exclusively to your use of this Site and do not alter the terms or conditions of any other agreement you may have with MALDEM INVESTIGATIONS.

MALDEM INVESTIGATIONS may, at any time without notice or liability, and for any reason whatsoever, terminate, change, suspend or discontinue any aspect of this Site, including (i) changing the availability of, restricting access to, or imposing limits on any or all features or services on, or links to, the Site (ii) adding, removing or changing any fees or charges for use of the Site or any features thereof; (iii) removing, adding, modifying or otherwise changing any Content on this Site. MALDEM INVESTIGATIONS reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to correct any errors or omissions in any portion of this Site at any time without notice, but confirms that it has no duty to do so.

LINKED SITES

Certain links on this Site may take you to other websites. MALDEM INVESTIGATIONS provides these links only as a convenience.

MALDEM INVESTIGATIONS is not responsible for the content of any such linked pages. MALDEM INVESTIGATIONS makes no representation or warranty regarding, and does not endorse any linked websites, the information appearing thereon or any of the products or services described. If you use these Sites, you will leave this Site.

If you decide to visit any linked Site, you do so at your own risk and it is your responsibility to take all protective measures to guard against viruses and other destructive elements.

MALDEM INVESTIGATIONS welcomes links to this Site. However, you agree that if you want to link to this Site your website shall not:

  • Create frames around any part of this Site or use other techniques that alter the visual presentation of this Site;
  • Imply that MALDEM INVESTIGATIONS is endorsing you or any other person, or your or such other person’s products or services;
  • Imply an affiliation between you or any other person, or your or such other person’s products or services, and MALDEM INVESTIGATIONS without the prior written consent of MALDEM INVESTIGATIONS;
  • Misrepresent the relationship of you or any other person with MALDEM INVESTIGATIONS or present false, misleading or otherwise damaging information or impressions about MALDEM INVESTIGATIONS or any of its products or services; or
  • Contain materials that may be interpreted as distasteful, harmful, offensive, infringing or inaccurate.

GENERAL

The Terms and Conditions constitute the entire agreement between MALDEM INVESTIGATIONS and you with respect to the subject matter hereof and supersede all communications, representations or agreements, either oral or written, between MALDEM INVESTIGATIONS or its affiliates and you with respect to this subject matter. If for any reason a court of competent jurisdiction finds any provision of the Terms and Conditions or portion thereof to be unenforceable, that provision shall be enforced to the maximum extent permissible so as to affect the intent of the Terms and Conditions, and the remainder of the Terms and Conditions shall continue in full force and effect. MALDEM INVESTIGATIONS’ failure to insist upon or enforce strict performance of any provision of the Terms and Conditions or any right shall not be construed as a waiver of any such provision or right.

CHOICE OF LAW

This Site is controlled, operated and administered by MALDEM INVESTIGATIONS from within the Province of Ontario, Canada. By accessing this Site, you agree that all matters relating to the access to, or use of, this Site shall be governed by the laws of the Province of Ontario and the federal laws of Canada applicable therein, without reference to its conflict of laws principles, and that you will comply with all such applicable laws.

LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

You agree that in no event will MALDEM INVESTIGATIONS or any of its affiliates have any responsibility or liability in connection with this Site for any loss or damages whatsoever, whether based on contract, negligence or other legal basis, including without limitation direct, indirect, special, punitive, exemplary or consequential damages or other damages (including without limitation damages for harm to business, loss of information or programs or data, loss of profit, loss of savings, loss of revenue, loss of goodwill), arising from or in connection with the use of or access to, or any inconvenience, delay or loss of use of or access to, this Site, the content, any content of any linked web Site, or failure of such web Sites, (including without limitation any damages suffered as a result of omissions or inaccuracies in such web Sites or content, or the transmission of confidential or sensitive information to or from such web Sites) even if MALDEM INVESTIGATIONS or any of its affiliates has been advised of the possibility of such damage or loss or if such damage or loss was foreseeable.

DISCLAIMER

MALDEM INVESTIGATIONS makes reasonable efforts to ensure that the Content is accurate at the time it is posted on the Site, however, MALDEM INVESTIGATIONS makes no representation or warranty of any kind regarding the Site or the Content, including without limitation, any representation or warranty regarding the accuracy, reliability, currency, or completeness of the Content.

MALDEM INVESTIGATIONS makes no representation or warranty that Content at this Site is appropriate or available for use at any locations outside Canada. Accessing the Content from locations where their contents are illegal is prohibited. Those who choose to access this Site from other locations do so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with local laws.

You acknowledge and agree that the Site (including without limitation the Content) is provided on an “AS IS” basis; and that any use of or reliance on the Site shall be at your sole risk.

MALDEM INVESTIGATIONS and its affiliates do not make any, and expressly disclaim all, representations, warranties, covenants and conditions, express or implied, by operation of law or otherwise, including without limitation any implied warranties and conditions of merchantability, merchantable quality, or fitness for any particular purpose, or non–infringement, or any implied representations or warranties arising out of course of performance, course of dealing or usage of trade. For greater certainty, MALDEM INVESTIGATIONS does not warrant that this Site will continue to operate, operate without interruptions or be error-free.