Terms and Conditions


Please read these terms and conditions before accessing, browsing, or otherwise using the site. 

Your access to, and browsing, review and use of the Site is subject to these Terms and Conditions and all applicable laws. By accessing and using the Site, you accept these Terms and Conditions, without limitation or qualification. If you do not agree to the Terms and Conditions, do not use the Site. If, at any time, any part of the Terms and Conditions is no longer acceptable to you, immediately cease using of the Site.

The information contained on this site is provided for information purposes only. While the information contained on the site has been compiled in good faith, no representation is made as to its completeness or accuracy. Any information contained on the site is current to the respective date of the posting. 


Équité Association makes no commitment, and disclaims any duty, to update or correct or to provide notice as to any error or omission in any report or other information contained on the site. 

Équité reserves the right to change, modify, add or delete portions of the Terms and Conditions at any time, without prior notice. Please re-review the Terms and Conditions periodically for changes. Your continued use of the Site will be deemed to mean that you accept such changes or deletions.



Where applicable,information on this Site is protected by Équité 's copyright interests. Équitéreserves the right to change, delete or add information at any time. Anycontent on the Site belonging to other entities including but not limited tologos, articles, images, trademarks, etc., is the property of such entity andcannot be used, reproduced, modified or distributed in any way and for anypurpose, without the express written permission of that entity.

Unless otherwise indicated in the relevant content, and on the condition that you comply with all of your obligations under these Terms of Use, you are authorized to view, copy, print, and distribute (but not modify) the content on this Website; provided that (i) such use is for informational, noncommercial purposes only, and (ii) any copy of the content that you make must include the copyright notice or other attribution associated with the content.

Subject to your full compliance with these terms, Équité authorizes you to view the Content, make a single copy of it, and print that copy, but only for your own lawful, personal, noncommercial use, provided that you maintain all copyright, trademark and other intellectual property notices contained in such Content, and provided that the Content, or any part thereof, is not modified.

Équité and the Équité logo are the sole property of Équité.  . All trademarks used on or in connection with the products and services Équité provides are owned or licensed to Équité Association. The trademarks are protected by Canadian and foreign trade-mark laws, as applicable. All rights reserved. Any logos/trademarks of members, partners, affiliates and other third-parties that may appear on the Site from time to time, are used with the express permission of the respective owner(s) thereof and only in accordance therewith; such logos/trademarks remain the property of the trademark owner and shall not be modified or used in any way by any party without prior express written permission therefrom.

This Site and all the information it contains, or may in the future contain, including, but not limited to, articles, memoranda, bulletins, reports, press releases, opinions, text, directories, guides, photographs, illustrations, trademarks, trade names, service marks and logos (collectively, the "Content"), is the property of Équité Association, and is protected from unauthorized copying and dissemination by Canadian Copyright law, trademark law, international conventions, and other intellectual property laws. Certain of the trademarks and logos displayed on the site are owned by third parties. Except as we have described in these Terms of Use, nothing contained on this Site should be construed as granting, by implication, estoppel, or otherwise, any license or right to use this Site or any Content displayed on this Site, through the use of framing or otherwise, without the prior written permission of Équité or such third party that may own the trademark or copyright of material displayed on this Site.


Équité encourages and permits links to Content on the Site. However, Équité is an organization committed to the highest professional standards. Therefore, Équité does not grant any license or other permission for links or other use of the Site or its Content if such use or link: (a) suggests that Équité promotes or endorses any third party’s causes, ideas, political campaigns, web sites, products or services, (b) copies, displays, disseminates or otherwise uses the Content without Équité’s express written consent, or (c) uses the Content for commercial purposes. Furthermore, Équité does not grant its consent for links to the Site where the linking party engages in any Prohibited Conduct (as described in these Terms of Use). We reserve the right to withdraw permission for any link at any time.


Please note that there is no guarantee that any e-mail sent to Équité will be received by Équité, or that the contents of the e-mail will remain confidential during Internet transmission.


Please refer to Équité’s Privacy Policy for information regarding the Équité’s collection, use, and storage of users' information.

Disclaimers and limitations of liability

All information and content on the site are provided in good faith and subject to applicable statutes and regulations, and are provided 'as is', without warranty of any kind, express or implied, including but not limited to fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement. Équité shall not be liable (whether in negligence or otherwise) to any person for any error, omission or incompleteness in the information, or reliance on the information, on the site, nor shall Équité be under any obligation to advise any person of any error therein. In no event shall Équité be liable for any damages whatsoever (including, without limitation, damages for loss of profits, business interruption, or loss of information) arising out of the use of or inability to use the site or the information thereon, even if Équité has been advised of the possibility of such damages. Because some jurisdictions prohibit the exclusion or limitation of liability for consequential or incidental damages, the above limitation may not apply to you.


This website (including without limitation any content or other part thereof) contains general information only. This website is provided as is, and we make no express or implied representations or warranties regarding it. Without limiting the foregoing, we do not warrant that this website will be secure, error-free, free from viruses or malicious code, or will meet any particular criteria of performance or quality. We expressly disclaim all implied warranties, including, without limitation, non-infringement, compatibility, security, and accuracy.

Your use of this website is at your own risk and you assume full responsibility and risk of loss resulting from your usage, including, without limitation, with respect to loss of service or data. We will not be liable for any direct, indirect, special, incidental, consequential, or punitive damages or any other damages whatsoever, whether in an action of contract, statute, tort (including, without limitation, negligence), or otherwise, relating to or arising out of the use of this website, even if we knew, or should have known, of the possibility of such damages.

Certain links on this website may lead to websites, resources or tools maintained by third parties over whom we have no control, including, without limitation, those maintained by other entities within the network or individual personnel of such entities. Without limiting any of the foregoing, we make no express or implied representations or warranties whatsoever regarding such websites, resources and tools, and links to any such websites, resources and tools should not be construed as an endorsement of them or their content by us.  

The above disclaimers and limitations of liability are applicable to the fullest extent permitted by law, whether in contract, statute, tort (including, without limitation, negligence) or otherwise.