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The security measures implemented on this platform are intended to protect your personal information and avoid virus transmission. However, the Foundation accepts no responsibility for the interception of data exchanged or for the transmission of viruses or other harmful elements.
The Foundation accepts no responsibility for the contents of any site which is referred or linked from this platform.
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The Foundation may change the following information anytime it updates this Web page.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
The information provided on the platform (its content and hyperlinks) do not constitute professional opinions or advice but are communicated solely for informative and educational purposes. Furthermore, the information, documents and images on the platform are offered “as is.”
The Foundation does not guarantee uninterrupted access to the platform or the content of the hyperlinks and email links offered on the platform. The Foundation reserves the right to alter the platform without prior notice. The objective of the Foundation is to keep the platform up to date, but it does not guarantee that it will continuously perform updates to that end. In the event that users find an error on the platform, they should contact the platform administrator so that the error can be corrected as soon as possible.
The design and content of this platform are protected by copyright and Quebec, Canadian and international intellectual property laws. All of the information and documents that are accessible on this platform are the exclusive property of the Foundaton. The CPA Foundation’s logo is the property of the Foundation, while the name cpaquebec.ca is the property of the Quebec CPA Order.
Users are entitled to reproduce platform content for strictly personal reasons but must mention the source and faithfully reproduce the text. However, users who intend to reproduce platform content for the purposes of distributing it, in any way whatsoever, must first make a written request to the Foundation. Once the request is approved, users are required to follow the Foundation’s instructions on reproducing and distributing platform content.
Users are strictly prohibited from using, selling or modifying the texts, images or information contained, expressed or published on the platform for public or commercial purposes.
SECURITY AND CONFIDENTIALITY
Users agree and promise to take all necessary precautions to maintain the confidentiality of their identifiers allowing them to access their account on the platform. Regardless of the circumstances, users are at all times solely and wholly responsible for any action that may be taken using their identifiers. Furthermore, users agree to immediately notify the Foundation should they become aware that a third party had access or illegally used their identifiers.
Emails sent by users in the “Contact us” section are not secured during their transmission. Therefore, these emails must not contain any personal or confidential information. The Foundation is not responsible for any damage to users or third-parties caused by sending confidential information to a third party through these email links.
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This agreement is governed and interpreted under Quebec law. Any legal dispute arising from this agreement will be brought before a court in the judicial district of the headquarters of the Foundation, which is Montreal.