Welcome to The Immigrant Voice
— These terms and conditions outline the rules and regulations for the use of The Immigrant Voice’s Website.
The Immigrant Voice is located at:
180 boul. du Mont-Bleu Gatineau J8Z 3J5 – Quebec, Canada
If you are under 18, you will need to obtain your parent or guardian’s permission before you send any personal information to THE IMMIGRANT VOICE, or anyone else, over the Internet. Parent or guardian participation, understanding of their children’s online usage, and awareness of the activities in which they are participating, are strongly encouraged.
2- Conditions of Use
Except as may be expressly authorized by THE IMMIGRANT VOICE, any reproduction, modification or distribution of the Website materials or content, in whole or in part, is strictly prohibited. Notwithstanding the foregoing THE IMMIGRANT VOICE hereby grants to you a license to view, download, and retain copies of this Website and materials published by THE IMMIGRANT VOICE on this Website for your personal, non-commercial use only, provided you do not remove or alter any copyright or other proprietary notices. You also agree that you will not use any part of this Website in such a way that suggests any type of relationship between THE IMMIGRANT VOICE and you or any entity related to you, unless you have received prior consent from THE IMMIGRANT VOICE. Except to the extent permitted by copyright law no copying or use of the material from this site is permitted except in accordance with this policy or the express permission of THE IMMIGRANT VOICE. THE IMMIGRANT VOICE reserves the right to modify, change, discontinue or suspend the Website in whole or in part, at any time, without prior notice to you. THE IMMIGRANT VOICE or any of its respective employees, agents, officers, directors or third-party service providers (collectively, “THE IMMIGRANT VOICE and THE IMMIGRANT VOICE Service Providers”) shall not be liable to you or any third party should THE IMMIGRANT VOICE exercise this right. You represent and warrant that any information or materials you provide to THE IMMIGRANT VOICE or post on its Website is accurate, truthful, not misleading, not confidential property of third parties, does not violate third party rights, and is offered in good faith. This includes, but is not limited to, information provided as part of any registration, to gain access to, or for use of any service offered on the Website. In addition you agree not to use the Website in connection with any of the following activities: a) sending and relaying spam, impersonating another person or entity, falsely misrepresenting your identity or your affiliations; b) using the site for illegal or fraudulent purposes; c) using the site for transmitting or distributing any objectionable material that is illegal, harassing, defamatory, tortuous, sexually explicit, obscene, hateful, or racist; d) transmitting material that contain computer programs including but not limited to viruses, Trojan horses, worms, time bombs, and cancel bots, which are designed to disrupt, destroy, harm, or damage the operation of the Website or computer. THE IMMIGRANT VOICE reserves the right at any time, in its discretion, to remove any content or material provided or posted by you including, but not limited to, materials THE IMMIGRANT VOICE deems to be in violation of this policy.
THE IMMIGRANT VOICE makes reasonable efforts to ensure that the information provided through the Website is current and accurate. THE IMMIGRANT VOICE makes no representations or warranties as to the accuracy, reliability, completeness or timeliness of such information.
4-Ownership of Intellectual Property
THE IMMIGRANT VOICE owns all rights, title and interest in the Website and you acquire no interest therein. The materials provided on the Website including, without limitation, all content, site design, text, graphics and the selection and arrangement thereof are protected by copyright. All rights are reserved. Any unauthorized use or any reproduction, modification or distribution of the materials is strictly prohibited. Nothing in this Legal Notice or your use of the Website shall grant you any rights in or to the intellectual property or proprietary rights of THE IMMIGRANT VOICE or any third party. If you provide material or post content onto THE IMMIGRANT VOICE’s website you are hereby waiving all moral rights you may have in the material you have provided or posted. By providing or posting this material onto THE IMMIGRANT VOICE’s website you hereby grant to THE IMMIGRANT VOICE a nonexclusive, royalty free, perpetual, and irrevocable license which allows THE IMMIGRANT VOICE the right to use, edit, modify, adapt, reproduce, publish, distribute and display such material. You represent and warrant that you own all rights to the material you post on our website and therefore have the authority to grant such a license. Nothing in this or on the Website shall be construed as granting, either expressly, by implication, by estoppel or otherwise, a licence or other right to you to use any trade-marks or trade-names of THE IMMIGRANT VOICE. The names of other companies, products or services referred to on the Website may be trade-marks or trade-names of their respective owners. Any unauthorized use of the trade-marks or trade-names of THE IMMIGRANT VOICE or of third parties is strictly prohibited.
Certain links on this Website lead to other websites (“Linked Sites”). Independent parties over whom THE IMMIGRANT VOICE has no control maintain the Linked Sites. Use of any linked site is entirely at your own risk. THE IMMIGRANT VOICE makes no representations or warranties as to the accuracy or any other aspect of the information contained on the Linked Sites, including the goods or services sold or made available. THE IMMIGRANT VOICE therefore disclaims all liability and responsibility for the availability of information, content, accuracy, products, or services found on third party sites which are linked from or to the Website. The existence of a link from the Website to any third-party site does not constitute an endorsement by THE IMMIGRANT VOICE of the linked site or any goods, services or information provided through such Linked Sites.
While THE IMMIGRANT VOICE encourages links to the Website, we do not wish to be linked to or from any third-party web site which may be damaging or detrimental to the activities, operations, credibility or integrity of THE IMMIGRANT VOICE. THE IMMIGRANT VOICE reserves the right to prohibit or refuse to accept any link to the Web site which contains or makes available any content or information that includes, without limitation, unlawful, threatening, abusive, racist, libelous, defamatory, obscene, vulgar, violent, pornographic, profane or indecent information of any kind. You agree to remove any link you may have to the Website upon the request of THE IMMIGRANT VOICE.
6-Compliance with Laws
In addition to complying with this Policy, you agree to use the Website, Linked Sites and services available on or through the Website and Linked Sites for lawful purposes only and in a manner consistent with local, national or international laws and regulations. You may not use the Website or Linked Sites in any manner which could damage, disable, overburden, or impair the Website or Linked Sites or interfere with any other party’s use or enjoyment of the Website or Linked Sites.
7-Disclaimers, Limitations of Liability and Indemnification
YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT: USE OF THE WEBSITE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. THE WEBSITE IS PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS”, “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS. THE IMMIGRANT VOICE DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE WEBSITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR FREE; NOR DO THEY MAKE ANY WARRANTY AS TO THE RESULTS THAT MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE USE OF THE WEBSITE OR AS TO THE ACCURACY, RELIABILITY OR CONTENT OF ANY INFORMATION AVAILABLE ON OR THROUGH THE WEBSITE. THE DOWNLOADING OF MATERIAL FROM THE WEBSITE OR LINKED SITES IS DONE AT YOUR OWN RISK. THE IMMIGRANT VOICE DOES NOT GUARANTEE OR WARRANT THAT SUCH MATERIALS ARE FREE OF VIRUSES, WORMS, TROJAN HORSES OR OTHER DESTRUCTIVE CODE. YOU ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR IMPLEMENTING SAFEGUARDS TO PROTECT YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEM AND DATA AND YOU ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR THE ENTIRE COST OF ANY SERVICE, REPAIRS OR CORRECTIONS NECESSARY AS A RESULT OF THE USE OF THE WEBSITE OR ANY LINKED SITE. YOU SHOULD NOT RELY ON ANY OPINION OR OTHER INFORMATION SET OUT IN THE WEBSITE OR ANY SITE ACCESSIBLE THROUGH THE WEBSITE WHEN MAKING BUSINESS, FINANCIAL, PERSONAL OR OTHER DECISIONS. THE IMMIGRANT VOICE AND THE IMMIGRANT VOICE SERVICE PROVIDERS DO NOT ENDORSE THE OPINIONS OF ANY THIRD PARTY EXPRESSED ON THE WEBSITE OR ANY SITE ACCESSIBLE THROUGH THE WEBSITE.
Limitations of Liability. TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, IN NO EVENT SHALL THE IMMIGRANT VOICE ITS SERVICE PROVIDERS, SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, ATTORNEYS, AND AGENTS BE LIABLE FOR ANY: (i) INDIRECT, CONSEQUENTIAL, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, COMPENSATORY OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES; (ii) DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF INCOME, LOSS OF BUSINESS PROFITS, BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, LOSS OF DATA OR BUSINESS INFORMATION, LOSS OF OR DAMAGE TO PROPERTY; (iii) CLAIMS OF THIRD PARTIES; OR (iv) OTHER PECUNIARY LOSS, ARISING OUT OF OR RELATED TO THIS POLICY, THE WEBSITE OR ANY LINKED SITE. IN NO EVENT WILL THE CUMULATIVE LIABILITY OF THE IMMIGRANT VOICE, ITS SERVICE PROVIDERS, SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, ATTORNEYS, AND AGENTS ARISING OUT OF OR RELATED TO THIS POLICY EXCEED CDN $100. TO THE EXTENT THAT SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW EXCLUSIONS OR LIMITATIONS ON SOME CATEGORIES OF DAMAGES, THESE EXCLUSIONS OR LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
Scope of Limitations and Disclaimers. THE DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES AND LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY SET OUT IN THIS POLICY SHALL APPLY REGARDLESS OF THE CAUSES, CIRCUMSTANCES OR FORM OF ACTION GIVING RISE TO THE LOSS, DAMAGE, CLAIM OR LIABILITY, EVEN IF SUCH LOSS, DAMAGE, CLAIM OR LIABILITY IS BASED UPON BREACH OF CONTRACT (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, A CLAIM OF FUNDAMENTAL BREACH OR BREACH OF A FUNDAMENTAL TERM), TORT (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, NEGLIGENCE), STRICT LIABILITY OR ANY OTHER LEGAL OR EQUITABLE THEORY, AND EVEN IF THE IMMIGRANT VOICE, ITS SERVICE PROVIDERS, SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, ATTORNEYS, AND AGENTS ARE ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF THE LOSS, DAMAGE, CLAIM OR LIABILITY.
Indemnity. YOU AGREE TO INDEMNIFY AND HOLD HARMLESS THE IMMIGRANT VOICE AND ITS SERVICE PROVIDERS, SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, ATTORNEYS, AND AGENTS FROM AND AGAINST ANY AND ALL CLAIMS, LIABILITIES, DAMAGES, DEMANDS, LOSSES OR EXPENSES (INCLUDING ALL LEGAL FEES) BROUGHT BY YOU OR ANY THIRD PARTY ARISING OUT OF YOUR USE OF THIS SITE IN BREACH OF THIS OR ANY OF THE IMMIGRANT VOICE POLICIES OR THE INFRINGEMENT BY YOU OF ANY INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS OF ANY PERSON OR ENTITY.
The laws of the Province of Quebec and any applicable federal laws of Canada shall govern your use of the Website. The courts of the Province of Quebec shall have exclusive jurisdiction over any dispute arising out of your use of this Website.
This Policy, any and all other notices, policies and statements contained on the Website (as the same may be amended by THE IMMIGRANT VOICE from time to time without prior notice) constitute the entire agreement between THE IMMIGRANT VOICE and you. It is a written agreement between THE IMMIGRANT VOICE and you. This Policy cannot be modified except as described elsewhere herein. This Policy supersedes anything in the Website inconsistent with this Policy. No delay or failure to exercise any right or any non-compliance by you, the user, with respect to the terms of this policy shall be construed as a waiver by THE IMMIGRANT VOICE. No waiver of any of this Policy shall be deemed a further or continuing waiver of such term or condition or any other term or condition.
If in any jurisdiction any part of this Policy is held, by a court of competent jurisdiction, to be invalid or unenforceable, such part of this Policy shall be restricted or eliminated to the minimum extent necessary with respect to that jurisdiction, and the remaining Policy shall otherwise remain in full force and effect. If such invalid or unenforceable provision may be modified to become valid and enforceable, such provision will be deemed to be modified so as to be valid and enforceable to the greatest extent allowed by law.
Effective : May 20th 2019