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RES PUBLICA – TERMS AND CONDITIONS

PLEASE READ THIS TERMS AND CONDITIONS CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THIS WEB SITE (THE “WEB SITE“). ACCESS TO AND USE OF THIS WEB SITE IS PROVIDED SUBJECT TO THIS TERMS AND CONDITIONS. USE OF THIS WEB SITE CONSTITUTES YOUR ACCEPTANCE OF THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS CONTAINED HEREIN. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THIS TERMS AND CONDITIONS YOU MAY NOT ACCESS, VIEW OR USE THE WEB SITE IN ANY MANNER.

Use This Site At Your Own Risk

Information contained in this Web site is for information purposes only. The site and the information (including changes to the terms herein) may be changed or updated without notice. RES PUBLICA Consulting Group Inc. (“RES PUBLICA“) encourages you to periodically review this terms and conditions. Your use of this Web site following any change made to this terms and conditions shall be deemed to constitute your acceptance of such changes.

Every user who visits or uses any portion of this site does so at his or her own risk. RES PUBLICA and its content suppliers make no representations or warranties of any kind as to the accuracy, completeness, timeliness or correct sequencing of any of the information or materials contained in this site, including, without limitation, any information provided from publicly available sources. RES PUBLICA makes no representation or warranty concerning the security of any data transmitted through this Web site, including information relating to potential employment or any other matter.

Disclaimer of Warranties

THE WEB SITE AND ITS CONTENT ARE PROVIDED ON A “AS IS, WHERE IS” BASIS AND WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE UNDER APPLICABLE LAW, RES PUBLICA DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, STATUTORY OR OTHERWISE, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, QUALITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE, NON-INFRINGEMENT AND ANY WARRANTY SET FORTH IN THE CIVIL CODE OF QUEBEC.

RES PUBLICA DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE WEB SITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR FREE, THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, THAT THE WEB SITE WILL BE ACCESSIBLE AND PERFORM IN ACCORDANCE WITH YOUR EXPECTATIONS OR THAT THIS WEB SITE OR THE SERVER THAT MAKES IT AVAILABLE ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. RES PUBLICA DOES NOT WARRANT OR MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS REGARDING THE USE OR THE RESULT OF THE USE OF THE WEB SITE IN TERMS OF THEIR CORRECTNESS, ACCURACY, RELIABILITY, OR OTHERWISE. THE DISCLAIMERS CONTAINED HEREIN SHALL APPLY TO ALL DAMAGES OR INJURIES INCURRED FROM OR RELATED TO YOUR USE OF THIS WEB SITE. APPLICABLE LAW MAY NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES, SO THE ABOVE EXCLUSION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.

THE EXPRESS WARRANTIES IN THIS AGREEMENT ARE IN LIEU OF ALL OTHER WARRANTIES, CONDITIONS, TERMS, REPRESENTATIONS AND OBLIGATIONS OF RES PUBLICA. IN NO EVENT SHALL RES PUBLICA BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES RESULTING FROM USE OF THIS WEB SITE, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, SPECIAL, INCIDENTIAL, EXTRA-CONTRACTUAL, INDIRECT, PUNITIVE OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, OR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER RESULTING FROM LOSS OF USE, DATA OR PROFITS, BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, LOSS OF BUSINESS INFORMATION OR OTHER PECUNIARY LOSS, EVEN IF RES PUBLICA HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES, WHETHER IN AN ACTION OF CONTRACT, NEGLIGENCE OR TORTIOUS ACTION.

Indemnity

You agree to defend, indemnify and hold RES PUBLICA, its employees, directors and related entities harmless from and against any and all liabilities, costs and expenses including reasonable attorney’s fees, (a) related to any violation of this terms and conditions by you, or (b) in connection with your use of this Web site.

Trademark and Copyright

All material and information found in this Web site is owned by RES PUBLICA, its clients or its content suppliers and is protected under the copyright and trademark laws of Canada and other applicable jurisdictions.

The sole authorized use of the site is to obtain information about RES PUBLICA. Any modification or copy, reproduction, display, performance or retransmission of all or any of the contents of this site is strictly prohibited. All text, photos, graphics, audio, and video material appearing on the site shall not be published, broadcast, rewritten for broadcast or publication or redistributed directly or indirectly in any medium.

Except as specifically permitted, any use of trademarks, tradenames or servicemarks appearing on this site is strictly prohibited without the prior written consent of RES PUBLICA. In addition, the names, tradenames and trademarks of third parties, including clients of RES PUBLICA or clients of RES PUBLICA affiliated companies, may appear on this site. All such names, tradenames and trademarks are proprietary to their respective owners, and may be used only with the permission of their respective owners.

Links to Third Party Sites

This Web site contains links to third party sites. These links have been provided solely as a convenience for users of this site and do not constitute an endorsement by RES PUBLICA of the content of such third party sites. Links to this site may also be provided from other sites either known or unknown to RES PUBLICA. Access to any other site linked to or from this site is at your own risk. RES PUBLICA has not reviewed and is not responsible for the content of any third party sites linked to or from this site and does not make any representations regarding the privacy practices, content or accuracy of materials on such third party sites.

Password, Security and Confidentiality

Certain content on this Web site is restricted, non-public, confidential or proprietary. Therefore, in order to access some portions of this site, you must register. User names and passwords should be safeguarded at all times. The user agrees to be responsible for the security of their user name and password and will be solely liable for account activity including any unauthorized use. The user agrees to immediately notify RES PUBLICA of any unauthorized use of their account or any other breach of security. The user agrees not to attempt to gain unauthorized access to any restricted portion of the site, or interfere with the performance of the site.

Privacy

RES PUBLICA is committed to protecting the privacy of the personal information which is collected, used and disclosed in the conduct of its business.

(a) Information Collected By respublica.ca

RES PUBLICA collects two types of information from users of this site: personal information described below; and non-personal information such as information about traffic patterns on the site.

(b) Personal Information

To access certain portions of the site, we will require you to register and select a password. Some personal data, including but not limited to, name, postal address, email address and phone number may be collected during the registration process. We may then ask for additional information, including personally identifiable and non-personally identifiable information such as your company name, interests, reason for visiting the site and homepage URL.

(c) How We Use Your Personal Information

RES PUBLICA uses information collected on the site for a variety of purposes, including, but not limited to, running the site and contacting users. We may use your information to communicate back to you, to update you on products, services and benefits, to personalize the site for you, to contact you for market research or to provide you with marketing information, newsletters, or other information we think would be of particular interest. We will always give you the opportunity to opt out of receiving such materials.

We may also share your personally identifiable information with our affiliates and business successors, technical consultants, third party auditors and other third parties who make the site available, enhance its functionality or provide services associated with the Web site. Please note that we reserve the right to transfer your personal information and other information to our successors in business and the purchasers of our assets.

(d) Non-Personal Data

In some cases, we may collect non-personally identifiable information. Examples of this type of information include the type of internet browser you are using, the type of computer operating system application software, and peripherals you are using and the domain name of the site from which you linked to our site. We use such information on an aggregated basis to do such things as operate and enhance the Web site. We may share non-personally identifiable information with third parties for advertising, promotional and other purposes.

Cookies

We reserve the right to utilize cookie technology. A cookie is a small data file that certain sites write to your hard drive when you visit them. A cookie file can contain various types of information, including a user name that the site uses to track the pages you’ve visited. We may use cookies to enhance your experience on this site, to determine user traffic patterns and for other purposes.

Most browsers are initially set up to accept cookies; however, you can reset your browser to refuse all cookies or indicate when a cookie is being sent or you can flush your browser of cookies from time to time. However, if you choose to disable your cookies setting or refuse to accept a cookie, you may not be able to access certain portions of the site.

Applicable Laws

This agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the province of Quebec and the federal laws of Canada applicable therein. In the event of any dispute or controversy arising from this Web site, you and RES PUBLICA hereby consent to the sole and exclusive jurisdiction and venue of the courts of the province of Quebec. In the event of any suit or other proceeding with respect to the subject matter hereof, the prevailing party (which shall be deemed to be the party entitled to recover costs of suit, whether or not the suit proceeds to final judgment) shall be entitled to recover attorney’s fees in addition to such other relief as the court may award.

Language

You and RES PUBLICA confirm your express wish that this agreement, as well as all other documents related hereto, including notices, be drawn up in the English language only and you and RES PUBLICA declare yourselves satisfied therewith; vous et RES PUBLICA confirmez votre volonté expresse de voir la présente convention de même que tous les documents, y compris tout avis s’y rattachant, rédigés en langue anglaise seulement et vous vous en déclarez satisfaits.

Entire Agreement

Unless specifically provided herein, these terms and conditions constitute the entire agreement between you and RES PUBLICA with respect to your use of this Web site. These terms and conditions shall supersede all prior agreements, understandings, negotiations and discussions, either oral or written between you and RES PUBLICA. There are no representations, warranties, conditions or other agreements, express of implied, statutory or otherwise, between you and RES PUBLICA in connection with the use of this Web site except as specifically set forth herein.

Termination

RES PUBLICA reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to terminate your access to this Web site and the related services or any portion thereof at any time, without notice.

Other Rights

Any rights not expressly granted herein are reserved by RES PUBLICA.

Contacting Us

If you have any questions about this terms and conditions, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this site, you can contact us at [email protected]