Welcome and thank you for visiting our website at bennettjones.com. This website (the "Website") is owned and operated by Bennett Jones LLP ("Bennett Jones").
1. No Lawyer-Client Relationship
The Website may contain information and materials (collectively, the "Content") concerning legal issues. While Bennett Jones takes reasonable measures to ensure the Content is current as of its original date of publication on the Website, the Content is provided solely for informational purposes and not as a substitute for legal or other professional advice.
You agree that Bennett Jones is not engaged in rendering legal services or advice to you by providing the Content on the Website, and that your access to or use of either the Website or Content does not create any lawyer-client relationship between you and Bennett Jones. We assume no responsibility for any consequence relating directly or indirectly to any action or inaction you take based on the Content. You are advised to seek specific legal advice by contacting us (or your own legal counsel) in relation to your specific legal issues.
2. Communications through the Website
In order to avoid potential misunderstandings, if you are not a current client of Bennett Jones and you communicate with us through the Website, please be advised that we are under no obligation to keep confidential your communication nor will any such communication invoke solicitor-client privilege. Thus, unless you have a pre-existing, documented solicitor-client relationship with Bennett Jones, you agree not to communicate any confidential information to us.
3. Ownership of Intellectual Property
All Website design, text, graphics, sound, software, layout, and Content, and the selection and arrangement thereof, are the property of Bennett Jones or its licensors, and are protected by local, national and international copyright, trademark and other intellectual property laws. Except as granted in the limited license below, you agree not to copy, reproduce, republish, translate, transmit, modify, distribute or otherwise exploit the Website, the Content, or any elements thereof.
4. Limited License
5. E-Commerce Transactions
You are solely responsible for your use of PayPal's services to purchase any Products. We will not be responsible: (i) for any charges that Paypal® or your credit card issuer may apply to you as a result of processing your order; (ii) if Paypal® or your card issuer refuses or fails to authorize payment by you; or (iii) for any delays or non-delivery of Products that may arise due to any validation checks that may be carried out regarding your payment or identification. If your payment requires a currency conversion, the terms of the currency conversion will be governed solely by PayPal® and your agreement with them.
7. Linking to or from this Website
This Website may provide links to third party websites for your convenience only. The inclusion of these links does not imply that Bennett Jones monitors or endorses these websites. Bennett Jones does not accept any responsibility for such websites, or their content.
Without our prior written consent, you agree not to: (i) create or maintain any link from another website to any page on this Website; or (ii) run or display this Website or any Content in frames or through similar means on another website; or (iii) or use any meta tags or any other "hidden text" using Bennett Jones' name or trademarks.
9. Disclaimer of Warranty
Bennett Jones and its Affiliates do not represent or warrant that access to the Website will be uninterrupted or that there will be no failures, errors or omissions or loss of transmitted information, or that no viruses will be transmitted on the Website.
THE WEBSITE, THE CONTENTS AND THE PRODUCTS ARE PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS", "WHERE IS", AND "WITH ALL FAULTS" BASIS, AND WITHOUT ANY AND ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ANY WARRANTIES OF ACCURACY, TIMELINESS, RELIABILITY, TITLE, MERCHANTABILITY, QUALITY, NON-INFRINGEMENT, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR ANY OTHER WARRANTY, CONDITION, GUARANTEE OR REPRESENTATION, WHETHER ORAL, IN WRITING.
BENNETT JONES ASSUMES NO LIABILITY OR RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY ERRORS OR OMISSIONS IN, OR RELIANCE UPON, THE CONTENT OR ANY PRODUCTS PURCHASED THROUGH THIS WEBSITE. ANY CONTENT DOWNLOADED OR OTHERWISE OBTAINED THROUGH THE WEBSITE IS DONE AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK. YOU WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE TO YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEM OR LOSS OF DATA THAT RESULTS FROM THE DOWNLOAD OR USE OF ANY SUCH CONTENT.
10. Limitation of Liability
IN NO EVENT WILL BENNETT JONES OR ANY OF ITS AFFILIATES BE LIABLE FOR ANY GENERAL, INCIDENTAL, DIRECT, INDIRECT, PUNITIVE, EXEMPLARY, CONSEQUENTIAL OR OTHER DAMAGES WHATSVER (INCLUDING DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFITS OR ANY OTHER PECUNIARY LOSS) IN CONNECTION WITH ANY CLAIM, LOSS, DAMAGE, ACTION, SUIT OR OTHER PROCEEDING ARISING UNDER OR OUT OF YOUR USE OF, RELIANCE UPON, ACCESS TO, OR EXPLOITATION OF THE WEBSITE, THE CONTENT OR ANY PRODUCTS PURCHASED ON OR THROUGH THIS WEBSITE, EVEN IF BENNETT JONES HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES, WHETHER THE ACTION IS BASED ON CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE), INFRINGEMENT OF INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS OR OTHERWISE.
Some jurisdictions do not allow the disclaimer of certain warranties or the limitation or exclusion of liability for certain types of damages. Accordingly, some of the above disclaimers and limitations may not apply to you. In such jurisdictions, the aforementioned exclusions to liability are limited to the fullest extent permitted by law.
In our sole discretion, we may elect to cancel or terminate your ability to use the Website, or any parts thereof, at any time without notice to you.
13. Choice of Law