Please read this Agreement carefully before using this Web site. It is an agreement between users of this Web site and Salman Partners Inc. and governs the use of this Web site. It contains liability exclusions and limitations and other important provisions. By using this Web site, you acknowledge and signify that you have read, understood, and agreed to be bound by this Agreement. If you do not agree with all of the provisions of this agreement, you may not use this Web site.
In this Agreement:
1. Permitted Web Site Users
This Web site and its Content are intended to be used or viewed only
in provinces of Canada where Salman Partners services and products may
lawfully be offered for sale, and therein only by persons permitted to
provide such services and make such offering. In particular, the services
and products of Salman Partners are only available to persons resident
or located in British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Ontario. The services
and products of Salman Partners are not available to persons resident or
located in the United States or any other jurisdiction outside Canada,
and the information contained on the Web site is not intended for persons
resident in or located in such jurisdictions. Persons accessing this Web
site should inform themselves about and observe the laws applicable in
jurisdictions where they reside.
2. Your Acceptance of This Agreement
This Web Site Use Agreement (referred to below as the "Agreement") governs
the use of this Web site and constitutes an agreement between Salman Partners
(referred to below as "Salman Partners", "we", "us" or "our") and users
of this Web site, such as you. By using this Web site, you signify your
acceptance and agreement, and the acceptance and agreement of any party
you purport to represent, without limitation or qualification, to be bound
by this Agreement as it may be amended from time to time. By using this
Web site you also represent and warrant that you have the legal authority
to agree to and accept this Agreement on behalf of yourself and any party
you purport to represent. If you do not agree with all of the terms and
conditions of this Agreement, or you are not authorized to agree to and
accept this Agreement, you may not use this Web site.
3. Changes to this Agreement
Salman Partners may change this Agreement at any time and from time
to time without notice to you by updating this posting. By continuing to
use this Web site after the change is posted, you will signify your acceptance
and agreement, without limitation or qualification, to be bound by the
Agreement as amended. You should therefore review this Agreement periodically
for changes. If you do not agree with the changes to this Agreement, you
may not use this Web site.
4. Termination of Web Site Use and this Agreement
Salman Partners, in its sole discretion, may terminate your right to use this Web site or its Content at any time, for any reason, and without any notice to you and without any liability to you or any other person. Also, your right to use this Web site and its Content terminates automatically if you breach any provision of this Agreement.
This Agreement is effective until terminated by either party. You may terminate this Agreement by ceasing to use this Web site. Salman Partners, in its sole discretion, may terminate this Agreement at any time, for any reason, and without any notice to you and without any liability to you or any other person.
Upon the termination of this Agreement, you must cease your use of this Web site and destroy all materials obtained from this Web site and all related documentation and all copies and installations thereof, whether made under this Agreement or otherwise.
Notwithstanding the termination of this Agreement, it will continue
to apply and be binding upon you in respect of your use of this Web site
prior to the termination of this Agreement, any materials obtained by you
from this Web site, any transactions conducted between you and Salman Partners
through this Web site, and anything connected with, relating to or arising
from those matters.
5. No Advice or Solicitation
This Web site and the Content are for informational or demonstrative purposes only. This Web site and the Content are not intended to be a comprehensive or detailed statement concerning the matters addressed; investment, tax, banking, accounting, legal, or other professional or expert advice; or an offer to sell or buy or a recommendation to buy or sell any stock, bond or other financial instrument or any product or service, and every user of this Web site is advised to seek professional advice before acting or omitting to act on any part of the Web site.
Salman Partners, its affiliates and their respective officers, directors
or employees may from time to time acquire, hold or sell securities mentioned
in this Web site as principal or agent. Salman Partners and its affiliates
may have acted as financial advisor and underwriter for certain of the
corporations mentioned in this Web site and may have received and may receive
remuneration for same.
6. Ownership and Permitted Web Site Use
This Web site is established solely for the distribution of information where permitted by law. It may not be used to place, buy or sell orders for securities or commodities, or to give instructions regarding accounts maintained by any user with Salman Partners. For information regarding existing Salman Partners accounts, contact your sales representative.
This Web site and all of its content, including information (in text, graphical, video and audio forms), images, icons, software, and other elements (referred to as the "Content") are the property of Salman Partners or its suppliers, and are protected by Canadian and international copyright, trademark, and other laws. Your use of this Web site and the Content does not transfer to you any ownership or other rights in this Web site or the Content. Your only rights are to use this Web site and the Content as described specifically in this Agreement.
This Web site and its Content may not be used for any purpose not expressly permitted by this Agreement. In particular, except as expressly stated otherwise in this Agreement, the Content may not be copied, reproduced, republished, uploaded, posted, transmitted, modified or distributed in any way, in whole or in part, without the prior written permission of Salman Partners.
Except as expressly stated otherwise in this Agreement, this Web site and the Content are made available to you for your lawful, personal, and non-commercial use only. You may not distribute, modify, transmit, re-use, re-post, or otherwise use the Web site or the Content for any purpose that is not expressly permitted by Salman Partners.
You may access and browse this Web site using a commercially available Web browser. You may print the pages of this Web site provided that you do not modify any of the Content and you do not remove any visible or non-visible identification, marks, notices, or disclaimers.
You may not use any software which is used in the operation of this Web site except while you are browsing this Web site or performing other activities provided through this Web site. Unless expressly permitted to do so by Salman Partners, you may not copy any of the software used at this Web site.
The design of this Web site may not be copied or imitated in whole or
in part. No logo, graphic, sound or image from this Web site may be copied
or retransmitted unless expressly permitted by Salman Partners.
7. Trademark Information
SALMAN PARTNERS is a trademark and trade name owned by Salman Partners Other product and company names and logos appearing on this Web site may be registered and unregistered trademarks or trade names of their respective owners.
Any use of the trademarks, trade names and logos (collectively the "Marks")
displayed on this Web site, except as expressly provided in this Agreement,
is strictly prohibited. Nothing appearing on this Web site or elsewhere
shall be construed as granting, by implication, estoppel, or otherwise,
any license or right to use any Mark displayed on this Web site.
8. Restricted Areas and Passwords
Certain areas of this Web site may be accessed only by use of a unique
user identification and password. If you are provided with a password,
you are responsible for ensuring that your user identification and password
are not disclosed to or used by any other person. You are fully responsible
for all activities that occur under your identification or password, and
release Salman Partners from and indemnify Salman Partners against all
claims, proceedings, liabilities, obligations and costs resulting directly
or indirectly from the use of your identification or password by any other
person. You must immediately notify Salman Partners of any unauthorized
use of your identification or password.
9. Information Submissions
In order to use portions of this Web site, you may be required to submit information to Salman Partners through this Web site. All information you provide to Salman Partners through this Web site must be true, accurate, and complete. Salman Partners will rely on the information you provide.
If you submit incorrect or incomplete information to Salman Partners,
you will be responsible for any loss, damage, or additional costs you or
Salman Partners may incur as a result.
Your use of this web site is at your own risk. this web site and its contents are provided on an "as is" basis, and without any representations, warranties or conditions of any kind, whether express or implied, and including without limitation implied warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose, all of which are hereby disclaimed by Salman Partners to the fullest extent permitted by law. without limiting the generality of the foregoing, Salman Partners does not represent or warrant that: (a) this web site or its content will be available or will function without interruption or that they will be free of errors or that any errors will be corrected; or (b) the use of this web site, including the browsing and downloading of any content, will be free of viruses, trojan horses, worms or other destructive or disruptive components; or (c) the use by you of this web site or its content will not infringe the intellectual property or other rights of any third party. you (and not Salman Partners) assume the entire cost of all necessary servicing, repair or correction to any equipment arising from or connected to your access to this web site.
11. Liability Limitations
Salman Partners will not under any circumstances be liable to you or anyone else for any loss of use, loss of production, loss of profits (anticipated or otherwise), loss of markets, economic loss, special, indirect or consequential loss or damage or punitive damages, whether in contract, tort or under any other theory of law or equity, arising from, connected with, or relating to the use of this web site by you or anyone else, and regardless of any negligence by Salman Partners or anyone for whom it is responsible, and notwithstanding that Salman Partners may have been advised of the possibility of such loss or damages being incurred by you or anyone else.
In no event will Salman Partnersís total liability to you for all claims, proceedings, liabilities, obligations, damages, losses, and costs, whether in contract, tort or under any other theory of law or equity, and regardless of any negligence or other fault or wrongdoing by Salman Partners or anyone for whom it is responsible, exceed the greater of the amount, if any, paid by you to Salman Partners for the use of this Web site or $100 (cdn).
You agree to indemnify, defend and hold Salman Partners and all of its
agents, directors, employees, information providers, licensors and licensees,
officers and all other related, associated, or connected individual or
corporate parties (collectively, the "Indemnified Parties") harmless from
and against any and all liabilities and costs, including without limitation
reasonable legal fees and expenses, incurred by the Indemnified Parties
in connection with any claim or demand arising out of or connected to your
use of this Web site or the Content, your breach of this Agreement, your
violation or infringement of the rights of others, or your violation of
any applicable laws. You will assist and co-operate as fully as reasonably
required by Salman Partners in the defence of any such claim or demand.
13. Links to Other Sites
This Web site may include links to Web sites or resources operated by
third parties ("Other Sites"). Links to Other Sites are provided solely
for your convenience. Other Sites are independent from Salman Partners,
and Salman Partners has no responsibility for or control over Other Sites,
their content, or their availability. Salman Partners does not sponsor
or endorse any Other Sites or their content or the products or services
available through those sites. Your use of Other Sites and dealings with
the owners or operators of Other Sites is at your own risk, and you may
not make any claim against Salman Partners arising out of your use of any
Other Site or your dealings with the owners or operators of any Other Sites.
The above sections headed "Disclaimer", "Liability Limitations" and "Indemnity"
apply, with all necessary modifications, to your access to and use of any
Other Sites and their content.
14. Linking and Framing this Web Site
Links to this Web site without the express written permission of Salman Partners are strictly prohibited To request permission to link to this Web site, please contact our webmaster at [email protected] Salman Partners reserves the right to summarily cancel and revoke at any time and without notice any permission it may give to link to this Web site.
The framing of this Web site or any of the Content in any form and by
any method is strictly prohibited.
15. Postings, Comments and Unsolicited Ideas
Except as expressly indicated in the text of this Web site, posting comments, communications, or any other content of any kind ("Postings") to or on this Web site is strictly prohibited.
Salman Partners welcomes your comments regarding Salman Partnersís existing business and products and this Web site ("Comments"). Any Comments you may submit to this Web site or Salman Partners are subject to the terms referenced below.
Salman Partners does not accept or consider unsolicited ideas, including ideas for new advertising campaigns, new promotions, new or improved products or technologies, product enhancements, processes, materials, marketing plans, or new product names. The purpose of this policy is to avoid potential future misunderstandings or disputes. Accordingly, please do not send any unsolicited ideas, suggestions or other materials ("Submissions") to Salman Partners. If, despite this request, you send Submissions to Salman Partners, then the Submissions are subject to the terms stipulated below.
By submitting any Comments or Submissions to Salman Partners or this
Web site, you automatically grant (or warrant that the owner of the Comments
or Submissions grants) to Salman Partners a perpetual, royalty-free, irrevocable,
nonexclusive right and license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish,
translate, create derivative works from, distribute, perform and display
the Comments or Submissions or any ideas, concepts, know-how or techniques
associated with the Comments or Submissions for any purpose whatsoever,
commercial or otherwise, using any form, media or technology now known
or later developed, without providing compensation to you or anyone else,
without any liability whatsoever, and free from any obligation of confidence
or other duties on the part of Salman Partners, and you warrant and represent
that all moral rights in the Comments or Submissions are waived.
16. Governing Law and Dispute Resolution
This Web site is controlled by Salman Partners from its offices in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. This Agreement, your use of this Web site and its Content, and all matters relating thereto are governed by the laws of the Province of British Columbia, Canada and the federal laws of Canada, excluding any rules of private international law or the conflict of laws which would lead to the application of any other laws.
Any dispute between Salman Partners and you arising from or relating to this Web site or the Content or this Agreement shall be resolved before the Courts of the Province of British Columbia, Canada sitting in the City of Vancouver, and you hereby irrevocably submit to the original and exclusive jurisdiction of those Courts in respect of any such dispute.
Any claim or cause of action you may have relating to, arising from,
or connected with your use of this Web site or its Content or this Agreement
must be commenced in a court of competent jurisdiction in Vancouver, British
Columbia, Canada within one (1) year after the claim or cause of action
arises, after which time the claim or cause of action shall be barred.
If any provision of this Agreement is found to be unlawful, void, or for any reason unenforceable, then that provision shall be deemed to be severable from the rest of the Agreement and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions.
No waiver by either party of any breach of or default under this Agreement shall be deemed to be a waiver of any preceding or subsequent breach or default.
This Agreement, including any changes made to this Agreement from time to time, constitutes the entire agreement between you and Salman Partners relating to your use of this Web site and supersedes all previous agreements, written, oral or otherwise, between the you and Salman Partners with respect to your use of this Web site and the Content. This Agreement does not vary, alter, modify or otherwise affect any other more specific agreements between you and Salman Partners regarding other matters.
Any rights not expressly granted by this Agreement are reserved to Salman Partners.
This Web Site Use Agreement is subject to change without notice. Last
Updated: January 9, 2002.
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