Terms of Use

All use of this website is subject to the following Terms & Conditions. If you do not agree with these Terms and Conditions, please do not access or use this website. These terms may be changed by the Birth Injury Lawyers’ Alliance of Canada (“BILA”) at any time without notice. Your use of the website constitutes your agreement to be bound by these terms.


Terms & Conditions / Disclaimers

The materials provided on this site are for information purposes only. These materials constitute general information relating to areas of law familiar to our member lawyers. They do NOT constitute legal advice or other professional advice and you may not rely on the contents of this website as such.

The contents of the website don’t necessarily represent the opinions of all BILA members. If you require legal advice, you should retain competent legal counsel to advise you. If you would like to retain a lawyer, please contact one of our members, who will be pleased to discuss whether they can assist you. A solicitor-client relationship will arise between you and your lawyer only if that lawyer specifically agrees to act for you.


Confidentiality of Communications

BILA does not guarantee the confidentiality of any communications sent by e-mail or through its website, or left in voicemail messages on member 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 BILA by e-mail or voicemail, receipt of any such communications or transmissions by any member of BILA does not create a solicitor-client relationship, unless the member lawyer agrees to represent you.

Although BILA has made reasonable efforts to ensure that the materials contained on this site are accurate, it does not warrant or guarantee: the accuracy, currency or completeness of the materials; that the site will be available without interruption, error or omission; that defects will be corrected; or that the website and the server(s) that make it available are free from viruses or harmful components. The website and the materials provided on the website are provided “as is” and “as available” without representations, warranties or conditions of any kind, either expressed or implied.


Liability

BILA and its membership partners 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.


Copyright & Trade Marks

The copyright in this website and all materials contained in it is owned, or licensed by BILA. The BILA website, as a whole, or in part, may not be reproduced without the express prior written consent of BILA. To obtain such consent, please contact one of our Founding Members.


Links to Third Party Sites

The BILA website has been designed to be a resource for information on matters that might be of interest to the general public. As a result, there are links throughout the website to third party sites. These links are provided for convenience only, and do not mean that BILA endorses or recommends the information contained in linked web sites, or guarantees its accuracy, timeliness or fitness for a particular purpose. BILA takes no responsibility for the content or practices of third party sites.


Privacy

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Feedback

We welcome your feedback, if you have questions or comments about the BILA website, the terms and conditions or our privacy policy please contact one of our members.