Terms Of Use

 

Updated: May 8, 2019

 

Your Acceptance of these Terms of Use

This website (the “Site”) is operated by Forthlane Partners Inc. ("Forthlane", “we”, “us” or “our”). The Site provides articles, publications, profiles on employees, information, data and other materials (the "Content"). The Site is made available to you subject to your compliance with these terms of use ("Terms of Use"). By accessing or using the Site, you agree to be bound by, and comply with, these Terms of Use and represent that you understand and can agree to the Terms of Use. If you do not agree to be bound by, and comply with, these Terms of Use, you are not permitted to access or use the Site.

 

Modifications

Forthlane reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to modify these Terms of Use at any time. Your continued access to or use of the Site after such changes indicates your acceptance of these Terms of Use as modified. It is your responsibility to review these Terms of Use regularly. If any modification is not acceptable to you, you must cease accessing and using the Site.

 

Use of The Site

You may access and use the Site and the Content only in accordance with all applicable laws and these Terms of Use. Subject to the Terms of Use, Forthlane grants to you a limited, revocable, non-exclusive licence to access and use the Site and the Content only to display and save on your computer, download and print the Content for personal and non-commercial purposes, provided that you attribute ownership of the Content to Forthlane and the Content is not modified. By accessing or using the Site or the Content, or by displaying, saving, downloading or printing a copy of any Content, you do not acquire any other right or licence to the Site or the Content. Use of the Site beyond the scope of authorized access granted to you by these Terms of Use immediately terminates that license.  Access and use of the Site may be subject to limitations, delays and other problems inherent in the use of the Internet and electronic communications.  Forthlane is not responsible for any delays, delivery failures, or other damage resulting from such problems, or from the unavailability of the Site for any reason. Notwithstanding anything else contained herein, Forthlane reserves the right to refuse to provide access to the Site to anyone at any time for any reason, without any notice or liability.

 

No Unlawful or Prohibited Use

You agree that you will not use the Site for any purpose that is unlawful. Except as expressly provided in these Terms of Use, any reproduction, retransmission, distribution, sale, republication, modification, translation of or creation of derivative works based on the Site or the Content, in whole or in part, and any decompilation disassembly, reverse engineering or other exploitation of the Site, without Forthlane’s prior written consent, is strictly prohibited.

 

Investment Advice Not Provided

The Content is provided solely for information purposes and does not constitute investment or other professional advice. The Content should not be relied upon as accurate, reliable, complete, current, timely or fit for any particular purpose, without receiving advice from a relevant professional. No one should act, or not act, on the sole basis of the Content. Your use of the Site may facilitate access to, or communications with, partners, employees and consultants of Forthlane by way of email or otherwise via the Site. The receipt of any such communications by such Forthlane personnel does not create a professional-client or fiduciary relationship

 

Viruses

Access to, and use of, the Site and the downloading of Content are done at your own risk. Forthlane cannot and does not guarantee or warrant that the Site or the Content are compatible with your computer systems or that the Site or the Content will be free of viruses, worms, trojan horses or disabling devices or other code that manifests contaminating or destructive properties. You are responsible for implementing safeguards to protect the security and integrity of your computer system and you are responsible for the entire cost of any service, repairs or connections of and to your computer system which may be necessary as a result of your use of the Site.

 

Disclaimer of Warranties and Liability

THE SITE (INCLUDING ITS CONTENT) IS PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY OR CONDITION OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. USE OF THE SITE OR THE CONTENT IS AT YOUR OWN RISK. FORTHLANE DOES NOT MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS, WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS ABOUT THE QUALITY, ACCURACY, RELIABILITY, COMPLETENESS, CURRENCY, OR TIMELINESS OF THE SITE OR THE CONTENT. FORTHLANE DOES NOT ASSUME ANY RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY ERRORS, OMISSIONS OR INACCURACIES IN THE SITE OR THE CONTENT.

TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, FORTHLANE DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, REPRESENTATIONS AND CONDITIONS OF ANY KIND WITH RESPECT TO THE SITE AND THE CONTENT WHETHER EXPRESS, IMPLIED OR COLLATERAL, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT OR THAT THE SITE OR THE CONTENT ARE OR WILL BE ERROR-FREE OR WILL OPERATE WITHOUT INTERRUPTION. IN NO EVENT WILL FORTHLANE BE LIABLE, WHETHER BASED ON WARRANTY, CONTRACT, TORT, NEGLIGENCE, STRICT LIABILITY OR ANY OTHER LEGAL THEORY, FOR ANY DAMAGES OR ANY KIND (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY, PUNITIVE DAMAGES, LOST PROFITS, LOSS OF USE, LOSS OF DATA, PERSONAL INJURY, FINES, FEES, PENALTIES OR OTHER LIABILITIES), WHETHER OR NOT FORTHLANE IS ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES, RESULTING FROM THE USE OF, OR THE INABILITY TO MAKE USE OF, THE SITE OR THE CONTENT.

 

Disclaimer Regarding Third Party Content  

The Site may offer access to third party websites and content available over the Internet. Forthlane generally exercises no control over such third-party websites and content. You agree that it is your responsibility to review and evaluate any such content, and that any and all risk associated with the use of, or reliance on, such content rests with you.  You are responsible for viewing, accepting and abiding by the terms of use and privacy policies posted at these third-party websites. Inclusion of a link to third party content does not imply endorsement by Forthlane of such content.  You further agree that Forthlane shall not be liable, directly or indirectly, in any way for any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of, or in connection with your use of, or reliance on, any third-party websites or content.

 

Copyright 

The information on this Site is protected by copyright. All rights reserved. No part of the Site or the Content may be reproduced, modified, distributed, sold, published, broadcast, retransmitted or circulated in any form without the prior written consent of Forthlane, except to the extent that such use is for your personal, non-commercial use. To request such consent, please contact Vanessa Hui – Vanessa.hui@forthlane.com, 416.306.8219. All copies must include this copyright notice.

For greater certainty, (i) the use of the Content on any other website, including by linking or framing, or the mirroring of the Content on any other server, is prohibited without Forthlane’s prior written approval. Where you provide a link to the Site from another website without Forthlane’s prior written consent, Forthlane reserves the right to require you to disable such link. 

 

Governing Law

These Terms of Use are governed by the laws of the Province of Ontario and the federal laws of Canada applicable therein without regard to its conflict of law provisions. These laws apply to the use of the Site or the Content by you, notwithstanding your domicile, residency or physical location. The Site and the Content are intended for use only in jurisdictions where it may lawfully be offered for use.

 

Your Privacy

 We respect your right to privacy.  All information that we may collect via the Site is subject to our privacy statement, which is accessible at Forthlane Privacy Statement.

 

General Matters 

These Terms of Use, including any documents referenced herein, constitute the entire agreement between you and Forthlane regarding your use of the Site, superseding any prior agreements between you and Forthlane. The printed version of these Terms of Use and of any notice given in electronic form shall be admissible in judicial or administrative proceedings based upon or relating to these Terms of Use to the same extent and subject to the same conditions as other business documents and records originally generated and maintained in printed form.   The failure of Forthlane to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these Terms of Use shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision.  If any provision of these Terms of Use is found by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, the parties nevertheless agree that the court should endeavour to give effect to the parties’ intentions as reflected in the provision, and the other provisions of these Terms of Use remain in full force and effect.  You may not assign any of your rights and obligations under this Agreement; Forthlane may assign any of its rights or obligations under this Agreement at any time without notice to you. All rights not expressly granted by these Terms of Use are reserved to us, or, if applicable, our licensors.