Website Terms of Use

1. Introduction

For the purpose of these Terms of Use, the terms “we” and “RCGT” refer to Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton S.E.N.C.R.L., Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton & Cie S.E.N.C.R.L. and their affiliates. Except if otherwise indicated, the term “Website” refers to this RCGT Website. For any question related to the Website, please contact us at [email protected].

 

By consulting the Website, you accept these Terms of Use (the “Terms”), which may be amended from time to time, without notice. If you do not agree with one of the Terms, stop consulting the Website immediately.

2. Intellectual Property

a. Copyrights

RCGT is the copyright holder of the Website, and no part of the Website, including the content, the information, the text, the pictures and the audio and video content, may be used, in any manner or for any purpose whatsoever, without RCGT’s prior written permission, except if otherwise stipulated in these Terms. Without waiving its copyrights, RCGT grants you a restricted licence allowing you to display on your computer, download, print and use a copy of the documents found on the Website, only for personal and non-commercial purposes, on condition that you do not alter the content and you include the copyright notice with each copy of the content.

b. Trade-marks

Certain names, graphics, logos, icons, designs, words, titles or phrases contained in this Website may constitute trade names, trade-marks or service marks belonging to RCGT or to other entities.

The display of trade-marks on the pages of the Website does not mean that any type of licence whatsoever has been granted, except if specifically indicated in these Terms. Unauthorized downloading, retransmission, copying, alteration or any unauthorized use of the trade-marks is strictly prohibited.

 

3. Liability Limits

a. Links to Other Websites

The Website contains images of and links to third-party websites. These third-party websites are not under the authority of RCGT and it is not responsible for their content. RCGT provides these links only for your convenience, and the inclusion of a link does not mean that RCGT approves the content of the site. RCGT may not be held liable for damages suffered as a result of the use of these websites.

b. Content of the Website

The content of the Website is considered reliable at the time of its publication, but nothing guarantees that it is accurate, complete and up to date at all times. Without limiting the general scope of the above, despite all RCGT’s efforts, the content may contain inaccuracies, typographical errors or other faults. The content of the Website may be changed or deleted at any time, without notice.

The services presented on the Website may be changed or withdrawn at any time, without notice, and are subject to the terms and conditions of the professional service agreements in force at the time they are offered. The content of the Website does not constitute an offer of services or a solicitation on the part of RCGT.

The services presented on the Website are offered in certain cities and municipalities of Quebec, Ontario and New Brunswick. For more information on the services offered in the territories served, please contact us.

c. Access to the Website

RCGT offers the Website “in the condition and at the place where it is accessible” and does not accompany it, expressly or implicitly, with any warranty, representation or provision whatsoever, particularly warranties regarding the merchantability, operation, non-violation, utility, exhaustiveness, accuracy, relevance, reliability and applicability of the Website for a specific purpose. Moreover, RCGT cannot warrant that the Website will be accessible at all times and that it can meet your needs, that access thereto will not be interrupted, that there will be no delay, failure, defect, incompatibility, error or omission or loss in the transmission of information, that no virus or other code with contaminating or destructive properties may be transmitted or that any damage may be caused to your computer system. You are solely responsible for ensuring adequate protection and backup of data or your equipment and for taking reasonable and appropriate precautions to search for computer viruses or any other code with destructive properties.

RCGT cannot be held liable to you or anyone else for any damage whatsoever, regardless of the cause, resulting from the Website or its content or that may be related thereto, or resulting from your access to the Website or your use of the Website or your inability to access the Website or to use the Website, or any measure or decision you have taken based on the content of the Website, any error or omission of the Website or any unauthorized use or reproduction of the Website, even if RCGT has been informed of the possibility of such damage.

d. Consulting

The content of the Website is provided to you only as information and does not have the purpose of providing you with precise advice of a financial, fiscal, legal, accounting or other nature, and you must not rely on it in this regard, or act on the basis of this content, without requesting a professional opinion.

 

4. Information Provided

You agree that any document or information you provided to RCGT via the Website will become the exclusive property of RCGT and may be used freely by RCGT. By providing such documents or information, you represent and warrant that you hold all the necessary rights to submit such documents and information and that this communication does not transgress the rights of third parties.
You will not be contacted in any other way, nor will your information be offered to a third-party.

 

5. Electronic Communication Via the Internet

On the same basis as the communications established by other means [for example, cell phone, regular mail or social media pages], unprotected electronic communications on the Internet are neither secure nor confidential, may be intercepted or lost, or may undergo certain changes. You should avoid sending confidential, exclusive or sensitive information concerning you or other persons by these means. RCGT is not liable to you or anyone for damages caused during the transmission of an email, a text message, a comment, a publication or any other electronic message you send to RCGT, or that it sends to you.

 

6. Applicable Laws

The Website is governed by the applicable laws of Canada and the Province of Quebec, and will be interpreted in accordance with these laws, regardless of the principles of conflict of laws. Any litigation, dispute or claim regarding the use of the Website will fall under the jurisdiction of the courts of Quebec, judicial district of Montreal, and you thereupon accept to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of courts of Quebec, judicial district of Montreal.