Terms and Conditions
Copyright and use of materials
All content on the Black Legal Action Centre website is protected by copyright, trademark and other laws, and is the property of Black Legal Action Centre unless otherwise noted.
Any materials copyright of Black Legal Action Centre can be downloaded and printed in their entirety for non-commercial or educational use, with credit to Black Legal Action Centre. Nothing on this website may be, in whole or in part, sold or otherwise transmitted in any form or by any means for commercial purposes, except with the prior written permission of Black Legal Action Centre.
Any materials copyright of CLEO (which includes Steps to Justice content) can be downloaded and printed in their entirety for non-commercial or educational use, with credit to CLEO. No Steps to Justice content may be, in whole or in part, sold or otherwise transmitted in any form or by any means for commercial purposes, except with the prior written permission of CLEO.
Black Legal Action Centre and Steps to Justice content link to resources that are subject to the copyright protection of other organizations. Please read the terms and conditions on the relevant websites.
Black Legal Action Centre and Steps to Justice content is provided as general information and not legal advice. If you need advice about a specific legal problem, contact a lawyer or Black Legal Action Centre or another community legal clinic.
Information on this website is provided “as is” without warranty of any kind, either express or implied, including, but not limited to, the implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement, or title.
Black Legal Action Centre and its collaborative partners assume 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 in connection 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 we are expressly advised of the possibility of such damages.
Access to any third-party website from the Black Legal Action Centre website does not constitute an affiliation with Black Legal Action Centre or endorsement by Black Legal Action Centre of such sites or their operators.
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Black Legal Action Centre does not currently use social media channels. This section applies should we at some future date make use of social media channels. We may use social media channels, such as Twitter and Facebook, to promote the content on the website of Black Legal Action Centre. If we make use of social media, we will monitor comments and postings during regular business hours, and reserve the right to delete any that we deem offensive in any way or promote other services. If there are violations, we reserve the right to block or ban users. Comments posted on our social media channels do not reflect the opinions of Black Legal Action Centre, our funders or our partners.
This agreement between you, the user, and Black Legal Action Centre, 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 exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of the province of Ontario in any proceeding related to this agreement.
This agreement constitutes the entire agreement between you and Black Legal Action Centre with respect to the use of the Black Legal Action Centre website.