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Terms and Conditions of Use of Site


www.FamilyLawPathways.com (the “Site”) is owned and operated by Family Law Pathways Ltd (“FLP”), which is located in Ontario, Canada.

Acknowledge and Acceptance of Terms and Conditions

Access to, use of and linking to the Site is conditional upon acceptance and compliance with the terms and conditions, notices and disclaimers contained on this page and elsewhere on the Site (“Terms and Conditions”).

Users of the Site (“Users”) agree to be bound by the Terms and Conditions, which Terms and Conditions are subject to change at the sole discretion of FLP and without notice.  Changes to the Terms and Conditions will be effective  immediately upon posting the modified Terms and Conditions on the Site.  It is your responsibility to familiarise yourself with the current Terms and Conditions each time you visit the Site.

FLP reserves its exclusive right, in its sole discretion and without notice, to alter or limit or discontinue the Site and FLPA shall have no obligation to take the needs of any User into consideration in connection therewith.

Your use and access of the Site indicates acceptance of the Terms and Conditions and your agreement to be bound by the Terms and Conditions.

Intent and Purpose of Site

The Site is an on line information, education and network source directory and the Site and all information, documents and material (collectively, the “Information”) on the Site is provided to Users for information purposes only.

FLP makes the Site and the Information available, free of charge, to Users for the sole purpose of providing general information on family-law-related topics and providing Internet access and information identifying family law resources listed on the Site.

The Network forming part of the Site is simply a list of practitioners and businesses who may assist families negotiating separation and divorce.

The Network forming part of the Site is not a referral service and the practitioners and businesses listed in the Network have no affiliation or connection with FLP.

No Recommendations or Guarantees Regarding Practitioners or Businesses Listed on the Site

FLP does not warrant or guarantee the quality or quantity of any services of any of the practitioners or businesses identified on the Site.

No recommendations are made regarding the quality of service you might expect from any of the practitioners or businesses listed. Nor are any recommendations expressed or implied regarding the quality of services provided.

FLP and its directors, officers, agents, employees or contractors (“FLP Personnel”) do not verify the license or practice certificates or credentials of any practitioners listed in the Site Network and FLP and FLP Personnel are not aware of their professional background, other than what such practitioners have publicly available on their websites.

FLP does not assume any responsibility for enforcing licensing requirements with respect to licensed professionals prior to publishing entries in the Network forming part of the Site.

The accuracy of the Site, the Information and any resources contained in the Site are not warranted or guaranteed or intended to substitute for professional legal, psychological or financial or any related advice, to contradict legal, psychological or financial or any related advice given or for legal, psychological or financial or any related services of any kind.

Therefore, you should use the Network forming part of the Site only as you would a telephone directory – simply to locate practitioners in your community.

Once you locate a practitioner, you should investigate their background to ensure that they are licensed or certified and that they do not have a history of complaints or disciplinary problems with their professional board.

To assist you in checking the background of listed lawyers and psychologists, contact information for the legal and psychological professional boards or societies in each State have been provided. Each professional board or society is listed under the state Directory forming part of the Site.

General Information Only – Non Advisory

The Site should not be used as a supplement or alternative for legal services.

Users should make their own inquiries and take independent advice tailored to their specific circumstances prior to making any decisions.

The Site should not be used to disregard any legal advice that may have already been obtained. Nor should the Site be used to delay seeking legal advice or representation because of something read or seen on the Site.

Links to Third Party Sites and Advertising

The Site may contain links to third party site (“Linked Sites”). Linked Sites are not under the control of FLP is not responsible for the content of any Linked Site or any hyperlink contained in a Linked Site (“Subsequent Site”).

FLP provides these links as a convenience only and the inclusion of any link does not imply any endorsement of the Linked Site by FLP or FLP Personnel. Users link to any Linked Site or Subsequent Site at their own risk.

The Site may also contain third party advertisements including banner ads, third party logos and information, material and documents relating to or provided by third parties (“Third Party Material”). The Third Party Material may contain embedded hyperlinks to web sites operated by third parties or their licensees or contractors. FLP does not recommend or endorse the products or services of those third parties.

Neither FLP nor FLP Personnel give any representation or warranty as to the reliability, accuracy or completeness of any Third Party Material on the Site, the Linked Sites or the Subsequent Sites. Nor do FLP or FLP Personnel accept any responsibility arising in any way (including negligence) for errors in, or omissions from, such Third Party Material, Linked Sites or Subsequent Sites.

Disclaimers, Limitations & Exclusions

Family Law Pathways and its family consultants will have no liability for any damage arising from the misuse of any information provided on this website.

The information provided on the website is not legal advice and should not be relied upon as such. Doing so without seeking the advice of legal counsel constitutes a misuse of the information.  The materials provided on this site are for information and educational purposes only. These materials constitute general information relating to areas of law. They do NOT constitute legal advice or other professional advice and you may not rely on the contents of this website as such.

FLP assumes no responsibility for errors or omissions in the information or software or other documents which are referenced by or linked to this site.

The FLP website has been designed to be a resource for information on matters that might be of interest to current or potential clients. The Family Law Pathways website contains links throughout the website to third party sites.

Although the information and content on the Site is derived from sources believed to be accurate and current, the information provided on the Site is provided “as is” and “as available” and without warranty or representation of any kind, either express or implied.

Neither FLP nor FLP Personnel:

(a) give any representation or warranty as to the information on the Site or its accuracy, relevance, timeliness, completeness or appropriateness for any particular purpose of any kind; or

(b) warrant that any Users’ access to the Site or the Linked Sites or the Subsequent Sites will be uninterrupted or without error; that defects will be corrected or that electronic material in the Site and/or the Linked Site and the Subsequent Sites are free of viruses or other harmful components.

The use of the Site is at your sole risk. You specifically acknowledge and agree that FLP and FLP Personnel are not liable for any conduct by you.

Under no circumstances shall FLP or FLP Personnel be liable for any loss, damage, liability or expense incurred or suffered that is claimed to have resulted from the use of the Site, including, without limitation, any fault error, omission, interruption or delay with respect thereto. Furthermore, FLP or FLP Personnel shall, under no circumstance, be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special or consequential damages to any User.

Indemnity

As a condition of the use of the Site, you agree to indemnify and hold harmless FLP and FLP Personnel and keep them indemnified against all loss, actions, proceedings, costs, expenses (including legal fees), claims and damages arising from:

(a) any breach by you of the Terms and Conditions; or

(b) any reliance by you on any information obtained through the Site; or

(c) your access to the Site.

Ownership of Content on the Site and Intellectual Property Rights

The materials displayed on the Site, including without limitation, the information, text, graphics, names and logos and the design, layout and organisation of the Site are protected by copyright, trademark and other intellectual property laws (including third party rights). You may only use the information on the Site for personal purposes, which means that you may access, download or print such materials for your personal use, information, research or study only.

You are prohibited from using this information for commercial purposes whatsoever.

You must not use any part of the material or information on the Site to establish, maintain or provide or assist in establishing, maintaining or providing your own publications, Internet site or other means of distribution.

The reproduction or distribution of any information contained on the Site is prohibited.

You agree not to change or delete any copyright or proprietary notice from materials down loaded from the Site or any website accessible through the Site.

Any requests for FLP’s permission to publish, copy, reproduce, distribute, transfer or otherwise use any information or materials contained in the Site should be e-mailed to: familylawpathways@gmail.com

Governing Law and Jurisdiction 

This site is controlled by Family Law Pathways Inc. from its offices within the Province of Ontario, Canada. By accessing this site, you agree that all matters relating to your access to, or use of, this site including its content shall be governed by the laws applicable in the Province of Ontario, Canada, without regard to the conflicts of laws principles thereof. You and Family Law Pathways Inc. also agree and hereby submit to the exclusive personal jurisdiction and venue of the courts with jurisdiction in Ontario with respect to such matters.

Waiver

Failure or neglect by FLP to enforce at any time any of the Terms and Conditions shall not be construed or deemed to be a waiver of the rights of FLP.

Privacy

The Family Law Pathways website is a secured site for general public use. The privacy of the site visitor is very important to Family Law Pathways and is respected at all times. Family Law Pathways does not collect personal information, except when it is provided to us voluntarily by the site visitor with their consent. Family Law Pathways does reserve the right, however, to collect and perform statistical analyses of the internet traffic of the Family Law Pathways website for its internal use. We may monitor traffic patterns, site usage and related site information to optimize your visit to our website. However, information collected does not allow the identification of any individual or any personal information of the visitor.

We do not use cookies or any electronic means to collect personal information from you or your computer; however, our website host server may automatically collect IP addresses. We may view the IP log from time to time, for example, to maintain the security of our website. We do not link the IP addresses to other personally identifiable information.

Furthermore, Family Law Pathways does not sell, rent or loan to any outside parties any information collected and analyzed.

Confidentiality of Communications

You should not provide us with any confidential information or material.  Family Law Pathways does not guarantee the confidentiality of any communications sent by e-mail or through its website, or left in voicemail messages on firm telephones. Unsolicited information and material may not be treated as confidential and will not be protected by any solicitor-client privilege. Accessing or using this website does not create a solicitor-client relationship. Although the use of the web site may facilitate access to or communications with members of the law society of upper Canada by e-mail or voicemail, receipt of any such communications or transmissions by any member of Family Law Pathways does not create a solicitor-client relationship.

Linking to www.familylawpathways.com

Family Law Pathways acknowledges and appreciates links to the Family Law Pathways website. Links should go directly to the homepage at www.familylawpathways.com.

Feedback

We welcome your feedback, if you have questions or comments about the Family Law Pathways website, the legal notice or the firm’s privacy policy please contact us at familylawpathways@gmail.com.