Terms and Conditions

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Welcome to the Internet site (the “Site”) of Innovative Medicines Canada. Except where stated otherwise, wherever they are used on this Site, “Innovative Medicines Canada” includes officers, directors, employees, successors, assigns and members, which are collectively referred to in these Terms and Conditions of Use as “we,” “us,” or “our”.

Please read these terms and Conditions of Use carefully before using this Site. By using this Site, you signify your agreement to these Terms and Conditions of Use. If you do not agree to these Terms and Conditions of Use, please do not use this Site. We reserve the right, at our discretion, to change, modify, add, or remove portions of these Terms and Conditions of Use at any time. Please check these Terms and Conditions of Use periodically for changes. Your continued use of this Site following the posting of changes to these Terms and Conditions of Use constitutes your acceptance of those changes.

Trademarks and Copyrights

All of the names, titles, logos, and designs on this Site identifying us, including any derivative and related names, domain names, titles, logos and designs, are trademarks and the sole and exclusive property of Innovative Medicines Canada. All other names, domain names, titles, logos and designs appearing on this Site are the property of their respective owners, including without limitation our members.

This Site contains copyrighted material, trademarks and other proprietary information, including, but not limited to, text, photographs, graphics, images, illustrations, audio, video and software (collectively, the “Material”) and the entire contents of this Site also are protected by copyright as a collective work and/or compilation under Canadian copyright laws, international conventions and other copyright laws. We own the copyright in the Material original to us and in our selection, coordination, arrangement and enhancement of the Material, and reserve all rights in the Material.

No Material may be copied, reproduced, republished, uploaded, posted, transmitted, or distributed in any way without our express written consent (please contact: info@imc-mnc.ca), except that you may, where possible, download one copy on any single computer for your personal, non-commercial use only, provided that: (i) you keep intact all copyright and other proprietary notices, (ii) you make no modifications to the Material, (iii) you do not use the Material in a manner that suggests an association with us or any of our members, and (iv) you agree that you do not acquire any ownership or other use rights by downloading any Material. The use of any Material on any other web site is strictly prohibited.


The use of this Site is subject to the Innovative Medicines Canada Privacy Policy, which forms part of these Terms and Conditions of Use.

Linked Web Sites

As a service to visitors to this Site, we may include links to other web sites over which we have no control. We make no endorsement, warranties or representations of any kind whatsoever regarding those other web sites, including the products, software, materials, services, content or accuracy or appropriateness of content on such other web sites. Your decision to access any such other web sites shall be entirely at your own risk and discretion. We reserve the right to disable any links to and from this Site without notice.

User Content

You acknowledge that any content, offers, information, reviews, opinions, or other information (collectively, “User Content”) that you provide to the Site becomes our property, including all copyright, without reservation. You waive all in our favor any moral rights you may have to us. You also acknowledge and agree that all or any portion of the User Content may be used, edited, reproduced, published, translated, sublicensed, copied and distributed and/or incorporated into other works in any form, media, or technology now known or hereafter developed for the full term of any copyright that may exist in such Content, without compensation of any kind to you.

By submitting User Content to us, you are warranting that you have the full right and authority to submit such User Content, and that none of your User Content is subject to any copyright or other proprietary right of a third party. We also reserve the right not to publish, or to remove, any User Content that we deem to be inappropriate from our Site, without notice to you and for any reason whatsoever.

Disclaimer and Limitation of Liability

This Site and the information or materials contained therein are provided “as is” without any representations, warranties or covenants of any kind, either express or implied. To the fullest extent permissible pursuant to applicable law, we disclaim all warranties or conditions, express or implied, including, but not limited to, implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose. We do not warrant that this Site or the servers that make material available will be operable, uninterrupted, virus free or error free, or that defects will be found or corrected. We also do provide no warranty regarding the accuracy, timeliness, authenticity, completeness or reliability of any information, content, service or other merchandise provided through this Site.

You acknowledge and expressly agree that use of this Site is at your sole risk and discretion. You agree to indemnify us and hold us and our directors, officers, employees, agents, members, and representatives absolutely harmless from any claim arising from or in any way connected to your use of this Site, including your posting, uploading or submitting materials or user content to this Site or your failure to comply with these Terms and conditions of use. In no event will we or our directors, officers, employees, agents, members and representatives be liable to any party under any circumstances for any indirect, incidental, special, or consequential damages or lost profits that result from your use of, or your inability to use, this Site or materials or functions on this Site, even if we have been advised of the possibility of such damages. In no event shall our total liability to you for all damages, losses, and causes of action (whether in tort, negligence, statue, contract, common law, equity or otherwise) exceed the amount paid by you to us, if any, for accessing this Site.

Governing Law and Jurisdiction

This Site is controlled by us from our office in the Province of Ontario, Canada. We make no representation that materials on this Site are appropriate or available for use in any particular location outside Canada. Those who choose to visit and use this Site do so on their own initiative, and are solely responsible for compliance with local laws.

Our Site can be accessed from all provinces and territories of Canada, as well as from other countries around the world. Each of these jurisdictions has laws that may differ from those of the Province of Ontario. By accessing our Site, you agree that all matters relating to access to, or use of, the Site, or any other hyperlinked web site, shall be governed by the laws of the Province of Ontario and the federal laws of Canada applicable therein.

These Terms and Conditions of Use are also governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the Province of Ontario, without regard or giving effect to any principles of conflicts of law. You agree that any action at law or in equity arising out of or relating to these Terms and Conditions of Use shall be filed only in the provincial or federal courts located in Ottawa, Ontario, and you hereby consent and submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of such courts for the purposes of litigating any such action. If any provision of these Terms and Conditions of Use is unlawful, void, or for any reason unenforceable, then that provision shall be deemed severable from these Terms and Conditions of Use and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions. This is the entire agreement between us relating to the subject matter herein and shall not be modified except in writing, signed by both parties.

No Solicitation

This Site and the information contained herein do not constitute an offer or a solicitation of an offer for the purchase or sale of any securities.


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