Terms and conditions

Copyright and disclaimers

By using this Your Legal Rights website, you are agreeing to be bound by the current version of the terms of use provided in the paragraphs below or any amendments later made to them.

1. Copyright and use of materials

All materials included on the Your Legal Rights website are protected by copyright, trademark, and other laws, and are the property of CLEO (Community Legal Education Ontario / Éducation juridique communautaire Ontario), unless otherwise noted. Except as specifically permitted herein, nothing on this website may be, in whole or in part, downloaded, reproduced, sold, or transmitted in any form or by any means, except with the prior written permission of CLEO. You may download and print portions of the materials for non-commercial and informational use. Copies that you make of the material must bear any copyright, trademark, or other proprietary notices located on this website that pertain to the material being copied.

2. Content submissions

You must comply with Your Legal Rights's Content policy and Terms and conditions for sharing content as applicable.

3. Disclaimers

The information on this website is provided as general information and is not legal advice. If you need advice about a specific legal problem, contact a lawyer or community legal clinic. For more information, you can visit our Find Services section.

CLEO makes no warranty as to the accuracy, validity, timeliness, or completeness of any information on this website or any website that can be accessed through this website. For more information, visit Tips for assessing legal information.

Access to third-party websites does not constitute an affiliation with CLEO or endorsement of such sites or their operators by CLEO. Information on this website may be changed or updated at any time without notice.

INFORMATION ON THIS WEBSITE IS PROVIDED "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, NON-INFRINGEMENT, OR TITLE.

CLEO ASSUMES NO LIABILITY FOR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, PUNITIVE, OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES OF ANY KIND, WHETHER BROUGHT IN CONTRACT OR TORT, ARISING OUT OF OR CONNECTED WITH THIS WEBSITE, THE INABILITY TO USE THIS WEBSITE OR THE USE, RELIANCE UPON, OR PERFORMANCE OF ANY MATERIAL CONTAINED IN OR ACCESSED FROM THIS WEBSITE OR ANY LINKED WEBSITE, EVEN IF CLEO IS EXPRESSLY ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.

4. Privacy

Please see our Privacy statement.

5. Jurisdiction

This agreement between you, the user, and CLEO, shall be governed by, and interpreted in accordance with, the laws of the province of Ontario and the laws of Canada applicable therein. You hereby consent and submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of the province of Ontario in any proceeding related to this agreement.

6. Entire agreement

This agreement constitutes the entire agreement between you and CLEO with respect to this subject matter.