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Every person who accesses the legalresearch.org website (the Site) consents, as a User, to the terms of use stated in the present document and to the fact that the Canadian Legal Information Institute (CanLII) reserves the right to amend these terms from time to time.

CanLII reserves the right to block, at its discretion and without prior notice, any User from accessing its website if the User misuses the website or uses it for illegal purposes.

Disclaimer of Warranty

CanLII puts considerable effort into maintaining the Site and controlling the quality of the information it publishes so as to provide a reliable source of information about legal research and writing. However, CanLII provides no warranty and makes no claims as to the reliability, accuracy or integrity of the Site’s content or functioning.

Disclaimer of Liability

The Site is for information purposes only and is not legal advice. Despite the care taken in preparing and maintaining the Site, CanLII and its employees, managers and other officers can in no way be held responsible for damages caused directly or indirectly by use of the Site or by its non-availability.

Applicable Law

Use of the CanLII website is governed by the federal and provincial legislation in force in the Province of Quebec, Canada. Any legal action against CanLII with regards to CanLII website use shall be brought before the courts of the District of Montreal in the Province of Quebec.