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The contents displayed on, contained within or comprising this Website, including without limitation, respecting Quadrus, services and solutions of Quadrus, personnel information of Quadrus, Proprietary Materials, documents, works of authorship and all information and contents within any work of authorship (collectively the “Contents”) are protected by copyright and/or other intellectual property laws. This Website and the Contents may be changed, deleted or discontinued by Quadrus at any time without notice and in the sole and absolute discretion of Quadrus. The display of Proprietary Materials or other Contents on the Website does not grant you any express or implied rights to or respecting the Proprietary Materials, the other Contents or the Website. You shall not and shall not permit any other individuals or entities to copy, distribute or otherwise make use of the Proprietary Materials, the other Contents or the Website except strictly in accordance with the following:
a. the viewing and any use of any Downloadable Material shall be governed by the terms of any end user license agreement that accompanies or is included with the Downloadable Material (the “License Agreement”) and any viewing or use of such Downloadable Material not in accordance with the License Agreement is expressly prohibited by law and may result in civil and criminal penalties;
b. you shall be permitted to view the Website (other than Downloadable Material for which there is a License Agreement) and to print the Contents (other than Downloadable Material for which there is a License Agreement) solely for personal, informational, internal, non-commercial purposes that are in compliance with all other Terms;
c. the Contents may not be modified or altered in any way;
d. the Contents may not be redistributed, republished or reproduced in any way;
e. you may not remove any copyright, trademark or other proprietary notices contained in or forming part of the Contents;
f. the Contents may not be studied or analyzed in order to create or with the effect of creating representations of the Contents in another form;
g. you shall be permitted to link to the home page of the Website, unless Quadrus advises you, verbally or in writing and in its sole and absolute discretion, that you must stop linking and remove all links to the home page of the Website and upon receipt of such advice, you agree to immediately comply with such advice;
h. you shall not deep link to the Website or the Contents, without the express written permission of Quadrus which permission may be withheld in its sole and absolute discretion;
i. the rights granted to you by these Terms constitutes a non-exclusive, terminable at will license and not a transfer of title; and
j. Quadrus reserves the right to terminate this license at any time in its sole and absolute discretion and upon such termination any use pursuant to this license shall be discontinued by you immediately without any liability whatsoever of Quadrus to you or any individuals or entities for such termination.
Links to other websites found on this Website (the “Linked Sites”) are meant for convenience only and the Linked Sites (unless otherwise indicated in writing by Quadrus) have been independently developed by individuals or entities other than Quadrus. No endorsement by Quadrus of any third party products or services is expressed or implied by any Contents on this Website or by any information, material or content referred to or included on any Linked Sites. Notwithstanding anything in these Terms, when you access any Linked Sites, you agree that: they are independent from Quadrus (unless otherwise indicated in writing by Quadrus); Quadrus has no control over the content on any Linked Sites (unless otherwise indicated in writing by Quadrus); Quadrus does not grant any license or rights of any nature whatsoever to you respecting Linked Sites; and you accept all and any risks associated with accessing or using any Linked Sites and with accessing or using this Website to access or use any Linked Sites.
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You agree: that this Website (excluding Linked Sites unless otherwise indicated in writing by Quadrus) is controlled by Quadrus from its office in Calgary, Alberta; that the Terms shall be governed by the laws of the Province of Alberta and the applicable federal laws of Canada without regard to conflict of laws principles of any jurisdiction; that Alberta is the distinctly most suitable forum for any determination of matters respecting the Terms; to submit to the exclusive personal jurisdiction of the Court of Queen’s Bench of Alberta for any determination of matters respecting the Terms; and that a judgment or order of the Court of Queen’s Bench of Alberta may be enforced by Quadrus in any other jurisdiction in any manner permitted by law and to attorn to any such jurisdiction in which such judgment or order is sought to be enforced by Quadrus. You agree to comply and are responsible for compliance with all applicable local laws in the jurisdiction from which you access this Website. Notwithstanding anything in these Terms, accessing this Website or using the Contents in jurisdictions where illegal, is prohibited.