Your access to this web site is subject to the terms and conditions herein and your use of this web site signifies acceptance thereto. The information and articles contained in this web site are general in nature and are not intended to provide legal advice. The information contained in this web site is for informational purposes only. You should not rely in any way on the material contained herein without first consulting with a lawyer. Baljinder Singh Tung in Tung Law Office does not make any representation or warranty, whether expressed, implied or statutory, as to currency, accuracy, completeness or reliability of information, opinions, data and/or content contained on the web site. You agree to bear all risks associated with the use of or reliance on the information available on the web site. This web site may use third party website links for your convenience from time to time, however any such third party websites are not affiliated with Tung Law Office and Tung Law Office s does not endorse the content contained in any third party website and is not obligated to review such third party websites, does not control such third party websites and is not responsible nor liable for any such third party websites. We do not make any representation, warranty or condition, express, implied or statutory of any kind, regarding any third party web site.
Communication through this web site is not confidential and not intended to create a solicitor-client relationship. Please consult a lawyer to address the specific circumstances of your matter.
We reserve the right at any time to:
i) Make changes to any information, contents or calculators on the web site
ii) Remove or discontinue the web site or any part thereof without notice or liability
Any communication via the internet including e-mail communications are not secure and we, therefore, strongly discourage you from communicating confidential or sensitive information by e-mail. Any communication to our firm via e-mail will not create a solicitor-client relationship and the information sent will not be privileged unless you are already a client of our firm. In order to become a client of our firm, a formal retainer agreement must be entered into by the firm and the client.
The contents of this web site are the property of Tung Law Office and may not be reproduced, published, displayed, broadcast or re-transmitted without the express written consent of Tung Law Office. You are not granted any right or license to use any part of the website or its services, other than the limited right to access, view and use the web site when available. Upon our prior written consent, you may create links to the web site from other websites. To request permission to link to the web site please write to [email protected]. We may deny or revoke such consent at any time and without any notice or liability.
Limitation of Liability
The web site, the content and the services are provided on an “AS IS” and “AS AVAILABLE” basis. Tung Law Office does not make any representations, warranties or conditions expressed, implied or statutory as to the operation of the web site or the services, or the accuracy, completeness, quality, currency or timeliness of the web site, the content or the services or that communications to or from the web site will be secure and/or not intercepted or that the web site, the content or the services will be uninterrupted, free of error, viruses or any other harmful components. You agree to bear all risks associated with your use of the web site and the content and the services contained on the web site.
In no event shall Tung Law Office or its partners, affiliates, representatives, employees or agents be liable whether based on warranty, contract, tort, negligence, strict liability or any other legal theory whatsoever, for damages of any kind including, without limitations, direct, special, indirect, punitive, incidental or consequential damages, business losses, lost savings, lost data, loss of use, lost profits, personal injury, fees, penalties or other liabilities arising from or relating to your use, reliance upon or inability to use the web site, the content and/or the services.
You agree, at your own expense, to indemnify and hold Tung Law Office and its partners, employees, affiliates, representatives and agents harmless against any claim, suit, demand, action or other proceeding brought against any of them by a third party as a consequence of you posting, submitting, transmitting or otherwise making content available on the web site, your use of the web site or any alleged violation by you of this agreement.
What Information Do We Collect?
We collect and maintain personal and non-personal information from the individuals who visit our website.
For the purposes of this policy, personal information is any information about an identifiable individual, other than the person’s business title or business contact information when used or disclosed for the purpose of business communications.
Generally speaking, we collect personal information directly from you. For instance, if you request information through our website, we may collect your name, address, telephone number and e-mail address. If you communicate with us regarding our services, we will collect any information that you provide to us.
We also automatically collect non-personal information from you. This information cannot be used to personally identify you. This information includes your browser type, the URL of the previous website you visited, your Internet Service Provider, your operating system, your IP address and the dates and times that you accessed our website.
Why Do We Collect, Use and Disclose Your Information?
We collect personal information to allow us to manage, maintain and develop our business and operations. We use non-personal information to track your use of our website in an effort to evaluate, maintain and improve our website.
How Do We Use and Disclose Your Information?
We may use or disclose your information for the purposes described in this policy; or for any additional purposes for which we have obtained your consent to the use or disclosure of your personal and non-personal information.
We may use or disclose your information without your knowledge or consent where we are permitted or required by applicable law or regulatory requirements to do so.
We will only retain your information for the time required to fulfill the purpose(s) for which it was gathered. Information may be retained by us for audit or archival purposes.
We will not rent, sell or trade any of your personal information.
When Do We Disclose Your Information?
We may share your personal and non-personal information with our employees, contractors, consultants and other parties who require such information to help us manage and improve our relationship with you, including third parties whose services we use to conduct our business. In these circumstances, we only disclose the information that is necessary.
Moreover, your personal and non-personal information may be disclosed:
- To report to and co-operate with local, provincial, territorial, national, and international authorities and investigations of improper or unlawful activities;
- To comply with valid legal processes (including, but not limited to, search warrants, subpoenas or court orders);
- As part of our regular reporting activities;
- To protect our rights and property;
- During emergencies or where necessary to protect the safety of a person or group of persons;
- Where the personal and non-personal information is already publicly available; or where allowed or required by law.
Your Consent Is Important to Us
It is important to us that we collect, use or disclose your information where we have your consent to do so. Depending on the sensitivity of the information, your consent may be express, implied or deemed. Express consent can be given orally, electronically or in writing. Implied consent is consent that can reasonably be inferred from your actions or inactions.
We may collect, use or disclose your information without your knowledge or consent where we are permitted or required to do so by applicable law.
Unless you advise us otherwise, we assume that you have consented to the collection, use and disclosure of your information as set out in this policy.
You can withdraw your consent for the use of your personal information at any time, subject to legal restrictions and upon reasonable written notice to us. We will let you know the implications, if any, of withdrawing your consent.
You may not opt-out of sharing non-personal information. Such information cannot be used to identify you personally.
Use of Third Party Websites
How Is Your Information Protected?
We endeavor to maintain safeguards that are appropriate to the sensitivity of the information you provide to us. These safeguards are designed to prevent your information from loss and unauthorized access, copying, use, modification or disclosure. While we will take reasonable efforts to safeguard the privacy of the information you provide, in no event will the information you provide to us be deemed to be confidential, create any fiduciary obligations to you on our part or result in any liability to you on our part in the event such information is inadvertently released by us or accessed by third parties without our consent.
Confidentiality and Transmissions over the Internet
The transmission of data or information (including communications by e-mail) over the Internet is not secure and is always subject to possible loss, interception or modification. We, therefore, do not assume any liability for any damage you may experience or costs you may incur as a result of any transmissions over the Internet.
Access to Your Personal Information
If you want to review, verify or correct your personal information, please contact [email protected]. We will respond to your written request within thirty (30) days. Acceptable proof of identification will be required before responding to such a request. We may charge you a fee to access your personal information; however, we will advise you of any fee in advance.
We may not be able to provide you with access to your personal information where the information cannot be separated from the records of others; cannot be disclosed for reasons of security or commercial confidentiality; or is protected by legal privilege. There are instances where applicable law or regulatory requirements allow or require us to refuse to provide some or all of the information that we hold about you. Further, the personal information may have been destroyed, erased or made anonymous in accordance with our record retention obligations and practices.
We reserve the right to modify or amend the terms of this policy from time to time without notice or liability to you. We will post any revised version of this policy on our website at www.falconelaw.ca
If you have any questions, comments, or concerns about this policy or how we manage your information, please contact [email protected]
In the event that any provision of this agreement is declared by any judicial or other competent authority to be void, voidable, illegal or otherwise unenforceable, we shall amend that provision in such reasonable manner as achieves the intention of the parties without illegality or, at our discretion, such provision may be severed from this agreement and the remaining provisions of this agreement shall remain in full force and effect.
All matters relating to your access to or use of the web site or the content shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the Province of Ontario and the applicable laws of Canada. Any dispute shall be submitted to a court of competent jurisdiction in the City of Toronto and in the Province of Ontario.
These terms and conditions together with any documents expressly referred to in them, contain the entire agreement between us relating to the subject matter covered and supersede any previous agreements, arrangements, undertakings or proposals, written or oral, between us in relation to such matters.