Last Updated: December 1, 2020
3. Permitted Users
4. Permitted Use of the Website
5. Prohibited Use of the Website
6. Website Content
The information and content on or available through the Website is updated periodically, but is not intended to be a comprehensive, current or complete statement of all matters and developments concerning CIFAR and its activities, products and services, and may be subject to change at any time and without any notice to you. You are solely responsible and liable for your selection and use of the information and content on or available through the Website.
7. Your Information
You will ensure that all information you provide to CIFAR, through the Website or otherwise, is true, accurate, current and complete. You will be solely responsible and liable for any and all loss, damage and additional costs that you, CIFAR or any other person may incur as a result of your submission of any false, incorrect or incomplete information or your failure to promptly update your information if it changes.
You authorize CIFAR to (a) accept communications it receives from you by means of the Website as if those communications had been given directly by you in writing and signed by you; and (b) respond to your communications through the Website, by email or other means of communication. Communications you send to CIFAR are not effective unless and until they are processed by the responsible CIFAR representative. CIFAR may refuse to process any communications sent to CIFAR, or may reverse the processing of any communications sent to CIFAR, at any time in CIFAR’s discretion, and without any notice or liability to you or any other person, including if CIFAR believes the communication to be fraudulent or unlawful or defective, inaccurate or incomplete due to a technical malfunction.
9. No Advice
The Website is for general informational purposes only, and is not, and should not be construed or interpreted as, or substituted for, professional advice or recommendations (including home renovation/installation, financial, legal or other professional advice). It is your responsibility to obtain appropriate advice suitable to your particular circumstances from a qualified professional before acting or omitting to act based on any information obtained on or through the Website.
10. Linked Sites
If you give any feedback (including any ideas or suggestions for enhancements or improvements) to CIFAR about the Website or any of the activities, products and services provided by CIFAR, then CIFAR and its suppliers and licensors and their respective successors, assigns and licensees may use and commercialize the feedback in any and all ways and for any and all purposes without providing any compensation or attribution to you or any other person.
13. Ownership of Website
Copyright © 2020 Canadian Institute for Advanced Research. All Rights Reserved. The Website and the technologies and data used to operate the Website and all related proprietary rights (including copyright) are owned solely by CIFAR or other members of CIFAR Group or its licensors and are protected by Canadian and international intellectual property laws. You will not acquire any right, title or interest in, to or associated with the Website or any related technologies and data.
CIFAR® and other related trademarks and symbols are registered or unregistered trademarks, service marks and trade names owned or used under license by CIFAR. Other product and company names and logos appearing on the Website may be registered or unregistered trademarks, service marks or trade names of their respective owners. Any use of the trademarks, service marks or trade names displayed on the Website is strictly prohibited, and nothing appearing on the Website will be construed as granting any licence or right to use any of those trademarks, service marks or trade names.
15. DISCLAIMERS AND EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY
GENERAL DISCLAIMERS: TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, THE WEBSITE IS MADE AVAILABLE AND PROVIDED TO YOU ON AN “AS IS”, “AS AVAILABLE” AND “WITH ALL FAULTS” BASIS AND WITHOUT ANY REPRESENTATION, WARRANTY, CONDITION OR GUARANTEE OF ANY NATURE OR KIND WHATSOEVER, WHETHER EXPRESS, IMPLIED OR STATUTORY, OR ARISING FROM CUSTOM OR TRADE USAGE OR BY ANY COURSE OF DEALING OR COURSE OF PERFORMANCE, INCLUDING ANY REPRESENTATION, WARRANTY, CONDITION OR GUARANTEE OF OR RELATING TO ACCURACY, AVAILABILITY, COMPLETENESS, TIMELINESS, LACK OF ERRORS, VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS, CORRECTION OF DEFECTS, SECURITY, RELIABILITY, QUALITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, MERCHANTABILITY, NON-INFRINGEMENT OR RESULTS, ALL OF WHICH ARE HEREBY WAIVED BY YOU AND DISCLAIMED BY CIFAR GROUP TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW; AND NO REPRESENTATION, WARRANTY, CONDITION OR GUARANTEE IS OR WILL BE CREATED BY ANY ADVICE OR INFORMATION, WHETHER ORAL OR WRITTEN, PROVIDED BY OR ON BEHALF OF CIFAR GROUP. IF YOU ARE DISSATISFIED WITH THE WEBSITE, YOUR SOLE REMEDY IS TO STOP USING THE WEBSITE.
TECHNOLOGY DISCLAIMERS: THE WEBSITE MAY BE SUBJECT TO LIMITATIONS, DELAYS AND OTHER PROBLEMS INHERENT IN THE USE OF THE INTERNET AND ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATIONS. CIFAR GROUP IS NOT RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR ANY DELAYS, DELIVERY FAILURES OR OTHER DAMAGE OR LOSS RESULTING FROM ANY OF THOSE PROBLEMS.
LINKED SITES DISCLAIMERS: WITHOUT LIMITING ANY OTHER DISCLAIMER, YOU ARE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR THE SELECTION OF LINKED SITES TO ACHIEVE YOUR INTENDED RESULTS, AND YOU ACCESS AND USE LINKED SITES AT YOUR OWN RISK. CIFAR GROUP DOES NOT MAKE OR GIVE ANY REPRESENTATION, WARRANTY, CONDITION OR GUARANTEE OF ANY NATURE OR KIND WHATSOEVER (WHETHER EXPRESS, IMPLIED OR STATUTORY, OR ARISING FROM CUSTOM OR TRADE USAGE OR BY ANY COURSE OF DEALING OR COURSE OF PERFORMANCE) REGARDING ANY LINKED SITE. CIFAR GROUP DOES NOT CONTROL, AND IS NOT RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR, ANY LINKED SITE.
EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY: TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, IN NO EVENT AND UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES WILL CIFAR GROUP BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANY OTHER PERSON FOR ANY LOSS, DAMAGE OR LIABILITY (INCLUDING DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, EXEMPLARY AND PUNITIVE DAMAGES) ARISING FROM, CONNECTED WITH OR RELATING TO YOUR USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE THE WEBSITE OR ANY RELATED MATTER UNDER ANY THEORY (INCLUDING CONTRACT, TORT, STRICT LIABILITY, STATUTORY LIABILITY OR ANY OTHER THEORY OF LAW), REGARDLESS OF ANY NEGLIGENCE OR OTHER FAULT OR WRONGDOING (INCLUDING FUNDAMENTAL BREACH OR GROSS NEGLIGENCE) BY OR ON BEHALF OF CIFAR GROUP EVEN IF OTHER REMEDIES ARE NOT AVAILABLE OR DO NOT ADEQUATELY COMPENSATE YOU OR ANY OTHER PERSON FOR THE LOSS, DAMAGE AND LIABILITY, AND EVEN IF CIFAR GROUP KNEW OR SHOULD HAVE KNOWN THE POSSIBILITY OF THE LOSS, DAMAGE OR LIABILITY BEING INCURRED.
THE FOREGOING DISCLAIMERS AND EXCLUSIONS OF LIABILITY DO NOT APPLY IF AND TO THE EXTENT PROHIBITED BY APPLICABLE LAW.
The Website may contain technologies that restrict or limit the use of the Website. CIFAR in its discretion may change, suspend or terminate the Website, or limit, suspend or terminate your use of the Website, effective immediately at any time and without any notice or liability to you or any other person. The Website may be interrupted or unavailable from time to time, including for maintenance or due to causes beyond the control of CIFAR, all without any notice or liability to you or any other person.
17. Governing Law
18. Indemnification of CIFAR Group
19. General Matters
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