Terms of Use and Privacy Policy

Thank you for choosing MadPI Consulting & Investigations.

These terms will apply to any service you engage us, and are subject to any other terms you and MadPI Consulting & Investigations may agree upon in the future.

We look forward to working with you.

 

MadPI Consulting & Investigations is committed to protecting the personal information that we collect, use and disclose in the course of providing professional services and operating our firm, in accordance with all applicable regulatory requirements, including applicable privacy legislation, and consistent with our professional obligations. As practicing investigators, we have professional and ethical obligations to maintain information we have received within our client relationships in confidence. We attempt to protect against the loss, misuse and alteration of your personal information.  We have implemented reasonable administrative, technical and physical measures to protect your personal information. Nevertheless, MadPI Consulting & Investigations does not guarantee the security or confidentiality of any communications made by e-mail or otherwise through this Site. If you would prefer that any correspondence or documents sent to you, or by you, be transmitted with a greater degree of certainty or protection (e.g., encryption), please let us know. In addition, if you have any concerns or doubts about the authenticity or timing of any electronic communication purportedly sent by us, please contact us immediately.

By accessing and browsing the Site, you indicate your acceptance of, and compliance with, our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. MadPI Consulting & Investigations reserves the right to modify the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy at any time. You should review the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy regularly. If any modification is not acceptable to you, you must cease accessing and using the Site.

Accessing, or using, the Site, or contacting us, does not constitute a professional-client, or any other form of relationship. No contract subsists until the order is accepted.

The Site may contain links to websites operated by other parties. MadPI Consulting & Investigations does not monitor the vast information disseminated and accessible through those links and does not attempt to do so. Links are provided for convenience only and MadPI Consulting & Investigations does not endorse the information contained in linked websites nor guarantee its accuracy, timeliness, or fitness for a particular purpose. MadPI Consulting & Investigations provides these links to other websites as a convenience, and use of these sites is at your own risk.

The Content of the Site is provided solely for informational purposes. The Content is current as of the date of first publication but may change at any time and without notice. The Content does not constitute legal or other professional advice. The Content should not be relied upon as accurate, reliable, complete, current, timely or fit for any particular purpose, without receiving advice from one of our investigators, or any other affiliated professional that we have mandated to your file. No one should act, or not act, on the sole basis of the Content. MadPI Consulting & Investigations assumes no liability for any errors, omissions or inaccuracies on the Site or in the Content.

Access to, and use of, the Site and the downloading of the Content are done at your own risk. MadPI Consulting & Investigations does not represent, warrant or guarantee that the Site or the Content is compatible with your computer systems or that the Site or the Content is or will be free of viruses, worms, trojan horses or disabling devices or any other code that manifests contaminating or destructive properties or has harmful effects. You are responsible for implementing safeguards to protect the security and integrity of your computer system, and you are responsible for the entire cost of any service, repairs or connections of and to your computer system that may be necessary as a result of your use of the Site.

MadPI Consulting & Investigations does not gather personal information such as your name, phone number, or e-mail address unless you supply it voluntarily, usually through contacting us via Contact Us and Request Investigation Forms, e-mail, telephone, regular mail, or making a payment. We will collect, use or disclose that personal information for the sole purpose of providing our services to you. We do maintain server logs and web logs which automatically collect and log all incoming traffic to our Site including your Internet Protocol (IP) address. However, we make no attempt to link these addresses with the identity of individuals visiting the Site.

All Content, text, audio, video, materials, designs, logos, graphics, images contained in the Site, the program code, the architecture and layout of the Site, and web pages thereon, are copyrighted and property of MadPI Consulting & Investigations. When you download or print a copy of the content you must include all copyright, trademark, and other notices that appear within the Site. You do not acquire any right, title or interest in any downloaded or copied content.

You may not access the Site or use the Site or the Content in any way or for any purpose that is unlawful. Without the prior written consent of MadPI Consulting & Investigations, you may not access the Site or use the Site or the Content for any purpose that is outside the scope of the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy, or that violates the rights of MadPI Consulting & Investigations, any MadPI Consulting & Investigations personnel, or any other person. Without limiting the foregoing, without such consent, you may NOT engage in, or perform, directly or indirectly, any of the following activities with the Site or the Content or any portion thereof:

No distribution. Making available, distributing, displaying, posting, disseminating, publishing, republishing, retransmitting, communicating to the public, or broadcasting;

No modification. Creating a derivative work, modifying, translating, selecting, arranging, merging, compiling or otherwise combining with other data or other content or framing from or on another website;

No scraping. Scraping, whether screen scraping, database scraping, or any other activity intended to collect, store, reorganize, summarize or manipulate any Content, whether by an automatic program or a manual process;

No transaction. Selling, licensing, sub-licensing or engaging in any other commercial transaction relating to the Site, the Content or any reproduction of all or any portion thereof in any medium;

No decompilation. Decompiling, disassembling, reverse engineering or other exploitation of the Site, its architecture or the underlying software or code; and

Not outside permitted uses. Any activity that is outside the scope of activity permitted by the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

You further agree that you will not damage, disable, overburden, or impair the Site or interfere with any other party’s use and enjoyment of it.

We may discontinue all or part of the Site at any time. We may block or limit your access to the Site if: (a) you violate the Site Terms of Use; (b) you violate any applicable law or regulation relating to your use of the Site; (c) you engage in any conduct which we, in our sole discretion, believe is offensive, harmful, defamatory, or otherwise harmful to us or others.

To seek permission in respect of any activity with the Site or the Content that is not permitted by the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy, please contact us.

MadPI Consulting & Investigations maintains and operates this Site from its offices located in Montreal, Canada. These Terms of Use and Privacy Policy are governed and interpreted under the laws of the province of Quebec, Canada. The applicable judicial district is the judicial district of Montreal. The language of the arbitration shall be English. If any portion of these Terms of Use and Privacy Policy is deemed unlawful, void or unenforceable, then that part will be discontinued immediately and will not affect the validity and enforceability of any of the remaining stipulations.

If you have any questions, concerns, or suggestions regarding this Terms of Use and Privacy Policy, please contact us using our Contact Us form; email us at madpi@madpiinvestigations.com; or write to us at: 4141 Sherbrooke Street West, Suite 650, Montréal, Québec H3Z 1B8.

Last Updated: October 7, 2018