TERMS OF USE 

 

Ranieri Law Professional Corporation’s (“Ranieri Law”) website (the “Website”), content and social media platforms are provided as a service to clients, colleagues, and others for general information only. The information is not designed to provide legal or other advice or create a lawyer-client relationship. You should not take, or refrain from taking action based on its content. Prior results and case studies do not guarantee a similar outcome in future representation.  

 

Ranieri Law and its legal practices accept no responsibility for any loss or damage that may result from accessing or reliance upon the Website, content or social media platforms, and disclaims, to the fullest extent as permitted by applicable law, any and all liability with respect to any acts or omissions made by clients or readers based on the Website, content or social media platforms. 

 

This Terms of Use Agreement (the “Terms of Use” or “Agreement”) describes the terms and conditions applicable to your access and use of the Website. You accept this Agreement by using the Website or accessing any content available through the Website (collectively, the “Content”). Ranieri Law may revise this Agreement at any time by posting the revised Terms of Use on the Website, and you agree that your use of the Website after such changes will constitute your acceptance of such changes. Changes to this Agreement will not be applied retroactively.

 

  • Website & Content Changes. Ranieri Law may make changes to the Website, Content and services described on the Website at any time without prior notice to you.
     

  • Proprietary Rights. The Website and Content are the sole and exclusive property of Ranieri Law and its licensors. You agree not to reproduce, duplicate, copy, sell, resell or exploit for any commercial purpose, any portion of the Website or Content, other than as expressly authorized by Ranieri Law in writing. You hereby acknowledge and agree that, as between Ranieri Law and you, all right, title, and interest in and to the Website and Content shall be owned exclusively by Ranieri Law. Use of the Website or Content in any way not expressly permitted by this Agreement is strictly prohibited.
     

  • Permitted Uses. You agree that you will not remove or modify any acknowledgments, credits or legal notices contained on the Website or in the Content. Special terms may apply to some services offered on the Website and may be posted in connection with the applicable service, feature, or activity. Any such terms are in addition to this Agreement and, in the event of a conflict, any such terms shall prevail.
     

  • Additional Restrictions. You agree not to access the Website by any means other than through a standard web browser on a computer, tablet, or mobile device. You further agree that you will not damage, disable, overburden, or impair the Website or interfere with any other party’s use and enjoyment of it. 
     

  • General Information. The Content available on the Website is intended to be a general information resource and is provided solely on an “AS IS” and “AS AVAILABLE” basis. You are encouraged to confirm the information contained herein. You should not construe Ranieri Law’s publication of the Website as a warranty or guarantee of the quality or availability of any services. 
     

  • Third-Party Sites. The Website may contain links to websites operated by other parties. Ranieri Law provides these links to other websites as a convenience, and the use of these sites is at your own risk. The linked sites are not under the control of Ranieri Law, and Ranieri Law is not responsible for the content available on the other sites. Such links do not imply Ranieri Law’s endorsement of information or material on any other site and Ranieri Law disclaims all liability regarding your access to and use of such linked websites. 
     

  • Links to ranierilaw.ca. You must not link to Ranieri Law’s Website without a written agreement between you and Ranieri Law authorizing you to do so.   
     

  • Trademarks. Unauthorized use of any of Ranieri Law’s trademarks, service marks, designs or logos (the "Marks") is prohibited and a violation of applicable trademark laws. Any use of such Marks, whether registered or unregistered, is strictly prohibited without Ranieri Law's prior written consent. Nothing contained on the Website or Content may be construed as granting, by implication, estoppel, or otherwise, any license to use the Marks. 
     

  • Disclaimers & Limitation of Liability. 

    • THE WEBSITE AND ALL CONTENT ON THE WEBSITE ARE PROVIDED TO YOU ON AN “AS IS” “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. RANIERI LAW MAKES NO WARRANTY AS TO THE ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS OR RELIABILITY OF ANY CONTENT AVAILABLE THROUGH THE WEBSITE. YOU ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR VERIFYING ANY INFORMATION BEFORE RELYING ON IT. USE OF THE WEBSITE AND THE CONTENT AVAILABLE ON THE WEBSITE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK.

    • RANIERI LAW MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES THAT USE OF THE WEBSITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE. YOU ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR TAKING ALL NECESSARY PRECAUTIONS TO ENSURE THAT ANY CONTENT YOU MAY OBTAIN FROM THE WEBSITE IS FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL CODE.

    • TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, RANIERI LAW DISCLAIMS ALL LIABILITY, WHETHER BASED IN CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE), STRICT LIABILITY OR OTHERWISE, AND FURTHER DISCLAIMS ALL LOSSES, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR SPECIAL DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF OR IN ANY WAY CONNECTED WITH ACCESS TO OR USE OF THE WEBSITE, CONTENT, OR SERVICES OFFERED OR SOLD THROUGH THE WEBSITE, EVEN IF RANIERI LAW HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.
       

  • Indemnity. You agree to indemnify, defend and hold Ranieri Law, its affiliates and respective directors, officers, agents, members, partners and employees, harmless from any loss, liability, claim, or demand, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, due to or arising out of your use of the Website or breach of this Agreement.
     

  • Passwords. Any passwords and user IDs used for the Client Portal are for individual business use only. You will be responsible for the security of your password and user ID (if any). Ranieri Law will be entitled to monitor your password and user ID and, at its discretion, require you to change it. You further agree not to disclose your password or user ID to any other person and Ranieri Law will not be responsible for the unauthorized use of your account by anyone else. You agree to notify Ranieri Law immediately upon becoming aware of any known or suspected unauthorized use of your password or user ID to gain access to your account, any breach of security, or if you believe your password or user ID is lost, stolen, disclosed, or otherwise compromised by e-mailing info@ranierilaw.ca. Ranieri Law is not liable for any loss or damage arising from your failure to comply with this provision. 

  • Copyright. Copyright © 2020 Ranieri Law Professional Corporation. All rights reserved. Except for your use as authorized above, you may not modify, reproduce, or distribute the content, design or layout of the Website, or individual sections of the Website's content, design, or layout, without Ranieri Law’s prior written consent.
     

  • Intellectual Property Notices. If you believe that your trademark or work has been copied in a way that constitutes trademark or copyright infringement, or your intellectual property rights have been otherwise violated, please provide the following information to the Website’s IP Agent:

    • An electronic or physical signature of the owner or person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the trademark, copyright or other intellectual property interest;

    • Identification of the trademark, copyrighted work or other intellectual property that you claim has been infringed;

    • A description of where the material that you claim is infringing is located on the Website (providing URL(s) in the body of the communication is the best way to help Ranieri Law locate content quickly);

    • Your name, address, telephone number, and e-mail address;

    • A signed statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the trademark, copyright or intellectual property owner, its agent, or the law; and

    • A statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the information provided in your Notice is accurate and that you are the trademark, copyright or intellectual property owner, or authorized to act on behalf of the trademark, copyright or intellectual property owner’s behalf.

 

Ranieri Law’s IP Agent can be reached at the following address:

 

c/o Intellectual Property Agent

Ranieri Law Professional Corporation
7777 Weston Road
Suite 211
Vaughan, Ontario L4L 0G9
Canada
E: info@ranierilaw.ca

(Please use “IP Infringement” in the subject line)


Ranieri Law may, in its sole discretion, disable or terminate the use of a site or sites, by users who infringe the intellectual property of others.
 

  • Privacy Policy. By agreeing to these Terms of Use, you acknowledge that Ranieri Law may collect, use, and disclose your information as described in our Privacy Policy, which is also made available on the Website.

  • Governing Law. By accessing or using the Website, you agree that all matters relating to your access or use of the Website and Content shall be governed by the laws of the Province of Ontario and the federal laws of Canada, without regard to conflict of laws principles. You further agree to submit to the jurisdiction of the courts in the Province in Ontario with respect to all matters relating to your access and use of the Website. 
     

  • Miscellaneous.

    • If any provision of this Agreement is held to be illegal, invalid or unenforceable, such provision shall be struck and the remaining provisions shall remain in full force and effect. 

    • Headings are used for reference purposes only, and in no way defines, limits, construes or describes the scope or extent of such section. 

    • Ranieri Law’s failure to act with respect to any failure by you or others to comply with these Terms of Use does not waive Ranieri Law’s right to act with respect to subsequent or similar failures. 

    • These Terms of Use set forth the entire understanding and agreement between you and Ranieri Law regarding the subject matter hereof. 

    • Any cause of action or claim you may have with respect to this Agreement or the Website must be commenced within six (6) months after the claim or cause of action arises or such claim or cause of action shall be barred. 

    • You may not assign or otherwise transfer your rights or obligations under this Agreement without the prior written consent of Ranieri Law, and any assignment or transfer in violation of this provision shall be null and void. 

    • Ranieri Law reserves the right to seek all remedies available at law and in equity for violations of this Agreement and the rules and regulations set forth on the Website, including, without limitation, the right to block access from a particular internet address. 
       

  • Contact Us. If you have any questions, concerns, or suggestions regarding this Agreement, please contact us using our “Contact Us” form.