TERMS OF USE

LCR Research Ltd. (“LCR Research”, “we”, “us” or “our”) is pleased to welcome you (“you” or “your”) to our website. This Terms of Use Agreement (“Agreement”) is a legal agreement between you and LCR Research, its subsidiaries and affiliates.

Acceptance

The Agreement applies to LCR Research web site located at www.lcrresearch.com, and all associated sites linked to www.lcrresearch.com by LCR Research, its subsidiaries and affiliates, including LCR Research sites around the world (collectively, the “Site”).

PLEASE READ THIS AGREEMENT CAREFULLY. By accessing, browsing and/or using thIS Site, you acknowledge that you have read, understood and agree to abide by and comply with thIS AGREEMENT. If you disagree with any part of thIS AGREEMENT, please do not use our site. We reserve the right, at our discretion, to update or revise thIS AGREEMENT and to post such updates on thIS Site. Please check thIS AGREEMENT periodically for changes.  Your continued use of this site following the posting of any changes to thIS AGREEMENT constitutes acceptance of those changes.

Content

This Site is the property of LCR Research. All text, graphics, user interfaces, visual interfaces, photographs, trademarks, logos, sounds, music, artwork and computer code (collectively, “Content”), including but not limited to the design, structure, selection, coordination, expression, “look and feel” and arrangement of such Content, contained on this Site is owned, controlled or licensed by or to LCR Research, and is protected by trade dress, copyright, patent and trademark laws, and various other intellectual property rights and unfair competition laws.

Except as expressly provided in this Agreement, no part of this Site and no Content may be copied, reproduced, republished, uploaded, posted, publicly displayed, encoded, translated, transmitted or distributed in any way (including “mirroring”) to any other computer, server, web site or other medium for publication or distribution or for any commercial enterprise, without our express prior written consent.

You may use information on our products and services (such as data sheets, media kits, and similar materials) purposely made available by LCR Research for downloading from this Site, provided that you (1) not remove any proprietary notice language in all copies of such documents, (2) use such information only for your personal, non-commercial informational purpose and do not copy or post such information on any networked computer or broadcast it in any media, (3) make no modifications to any such information, and (4) not make any additional representations or warranties relating to such documents.

We do not represent or endorse the accuracy or reliability of any advice, opinion, statement, or other information displayed or distributed through this Site. You acknowledge that any reliance upon any such opinion, advice, statement, memorandum, or information shall be at your sole risk. We reserve the right, in our sole discretion, to correct any errors or omissions in any portion of this Site.

We do not and cannot review all materials posted to this Site by users, and we are not responsible for any such materials posted by users. However, we reserve the right at all times to disclose any information as necessary to satisfy any law, regulation or government request, or to edit, refuse to post or to remove any information or materials, in whole or in part, that in our sole discretion is objectionable or in violation of this Agreement.

Use of this Site

We grant you a limited license to visit, browse, access and use this Site in accordance with this Agreement.  You are only eligible to use this Site if you are capable of forming a legally binding contract under applicable law.  If you do not qualify to use this Site, you must immediately cease all use of this Site.

You may not use any “deep-link”, “page-scrape”, “robot”, “spider” or other automatic device, program, algorithm or methodology, or any similar or equivalent manual process, to access, acquire, copy or monitor any portion of this Site or any Content, or in any way reproduce or circumvent the navigational structure or presentation of this Site or any Content, to obtain or attempt to obtain any materials, documents or information through any means not purposely made available through this Site. We reserve the right to bar any such activity.

You may not attempt to gain unauthorized access to any portion or feature of this Site, or any other systems or networks connected to this Site or to any our server, or to any of the services offered on or through this Site, by hacking, password “mining” or any other illegitimate means.

You may not probe, scan or test the vulnerability of this Site or any network connected to this Site, nor breach the security or authentication measures on this Site or any network connected to this Site. You may not reverse look-up, trace or seek to trace any information on any other user of or visitor to this Site, or any other customer of LCR Research, including any LCR Research account not owned by you, to its source or exploit this Site or any service or information made available or offered by or through this Site, in any way where the purpose is to reveal any information, including but not limited to personal identification or information, other than your own information, as provided for by this Site.

You agree that you will not take any action that imposes an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on the infrastructure of this Site or LCR Research systems or networks, or any systems or networks connected to this Site or to LCR Research.

You agree not to use any device, software or routine to interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of this Site or any transaction being conducted on this Site, or with any other person’s use of this Site.

You may not forge headers or otherwise manipulate identifiers in order to disguise the origin of any message you send to LCR Research on or through this Site or any service offered on or through this Site. You may not pretend that you are, or that you represent, someone else, or impersonate any other individual or entity.

You may not use this Site or any Content for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by this Agreement, or to solicit the performance of any illegal activity or other activity which infringes the rights of LCR Research or others.

International use

As this site may be accessed globally, if you choose to access this site from locations other than Canada and the United States, you do so on your own initiative and you are responsible for compliance with all applicable local use controls, laws and regulations.  Notwithstanding the foregoing, we make no representation that materials on this Site are appropriate or available for use in locations outside Canada and the United States, and accessing them from territories where the Content is illegal is prohibited.

Accounts, passwords and security

If certain features or services offered on or through this Site may require you to open an account (including setting up a LCR Research ID and password), you must complete the registration process by providing us with current, complete and accurate information as required by the applicable registration form. You are entirely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account information, including your password, and for any and all activity that occurs under your account. You agree to notify us immediately of any unauthorized use of your account or password, or any other breach of security. However, you may be held liable for losses incurred by LCR Research or any other user of or visitor to this Site due to someone else using your ID, password or account.

You may not use anyone else’s ID, password or account at any time without the express permission and consent of the holder of that ID, password or account. We cannot and will not be liable for any loss or damage arising from your failure to comply with these obligations.

Privacy

We are committed to protecting your privacy.  Your personal information will be handled in accordance with our Privacy Policy which can be visited from the following link: http://www.lcrrearch.com/privacy-policy/.  Notwithstanding the foregoing, We reserve the right at all times to disclose any information as it deems necessary to satisfy any applicable law, regulation, legal process or governmental request. You agree that we may place a cookie on any computer from which you access this site or the services.

Third party information and links

Our Site may have links to third party websites (“Linked Sites”) that we do not own or maintain. Links to other websites or other resources that are not created or controlled by us are intended for convenience only. They are wholly independent from LCR Research, therefore we have no control over any products, services, materials, or other information contained in or available through these third party websites. We are not responsible for and do not endorse the content of any Linked Sites. It is your responsibility to evaluate the accuracy, completeness or usefulness of any opinion, advice or other content available through any Linked Sites, or obtained from any Linked Sites.  You are responsible for viewing and abiding by the privacy statements and terms of use posted at any Linked Sites.

Disclaimer of warranties

ALL MATERIALS, INFORMATION, PRODUCTS, SERVICES AND OTHER CONTENT CONTAINED IN THIS SITE, OR OBTAINED FROM ANY LINKED SITES IS PROVIDED TO YOU “AS IS” WITHOUT WARRANTY OR CONDITIONS OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE, NON-INFRINGEMENT, SECURITY OR ACCURACY. WE HAVE MADE REASONABLE EFFORTS TO POST CURRENT AND ACCURATE INFORMATION ON THIS SITE, HOWEVER WE ASSUME NO RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY ERRORS, OMISSIONS OR INACCURACIES WHATSOEVER IN THE INFORMATION PROVIDED IN THIS SITE. UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES WILL WE BE LIABLE FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE CAUSED BY YOUR RELIANCE ON INFORMATION OBTAINED THROUGH THIS SITE.  IT IS YOUR RESPONSIBILITY TO EVALUATE THE ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS AND USEFULNESS OF ANY INFORMATION PROVIDED, AND USE OF THIS SITE IS SOLELY AT YOUR OWN RISK.  SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF CERTAIN WARRANTIES, SO THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.

Limitation of liability

In no event shall WE be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special , punitive, consequential damages or any damages whatsoever including, without limitation, damages for loss of BUSINESS, REVENUE, PROFITS, USE, DATA OR OTHER ECONOMIC ADVANTAGE, arising out of or in any way connected with the use or performance of this SITE, with the delay or inability to use this site, the provision of or failure to provide services, or for any information, products, services and material obtained through this site, or otherwise arising out of the use of this site/services, whether based on contract, negligence, strict liability or otherwise, even if WE HAVE been advised of the possibility of damages. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES SO THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.

Indemnity

You agree to indemnify and hold LCR Research, its officers, directors, shareholders, predecessors, successors in interest, employees, agents, subsidiaries and affiliates, harmless from any demands, loss, liability, claims or expenses (including attorneys’ fees), made against LCR Research by any third party due to or arising out of or in connection with your use of this Site.

Suggestions submitted by you

We welcome your suggestions regarding to our products, our services and our Site (collectively, “Suggestions”). While you are not obligated to submit Suggestions, in the event that you submit Suggestions, you hereby consent us to use such Suggestions, and grant us a worldwide, royalty-free rights to copy, distribute, transmit, create derivative works of, publicly display and perform, and otherwise exploit such Suggestions and to use, make, have made, sell, offer for sale, import, and export products and services based on such Suggestions. No compensation will be paid with respect to the use of your Suggestions. We are under no obligation to post or use any Suggestions and we may remove any Suggestions at any time in our sole discretion.

Agreement violation and termination

If this site or any LCR Research services are used in a way in which we, in our sole discretion, deem to violate this Agreement, we may take any responsible actions we deem appropriate. Such action may include, but is not limited to, temporary or permanent removal of Content, filtering of Internet transmissions, and change, suspend, or discontinue all or any aspects of this Site at any time without prior notice. We shall not be liable in any way for any such responsive actions.

The above-described actions are not our exclusive remedies. We may take any other legal, equitable or technical action we deem appropriate. We reserve the right to investigate suspected violations of this Agreement. You hereby authorize us to cooperate with (1) law enforcement authorities in the investigation of suspected criminal violations and (2) system administrators at Internet service providers, networks or computing facilities in order to enforce the terms and conditions of this Agreement.

Laws

All matters relating to your access to, or use of, this Site shall be governed by the statutes and laws of the Province of Ontario or the federal laws of Canada, as applicable, without regard to the conflicts of laws principles thereof.

Intellectual property rights

Neither you nor anyone acting on your behalf acquire any intellectual property or other proprietary rights, including patents, designs, trademarks, copyright or trade-secrets, relating to the Contents of this Site.  Any grants not expressly granted herein are reserved. All Content that is made available to view and/or download in connection with this site is owned by and is the copyrighted work of LCR Research and is protected by copyright laws and international treaty provisions. You agree that you will not download any Content without complying with all applicable use controls, laws and regulations, and you warrant that you will not download any Content or software where such downloading is prohibited by local laws.

All Contents of this site are © 2015 LCR Research Ltd.  All Rights Reserved.