Terms of Use


www.stikeman.to is a website (the"Website") operated by Stikeman Keeley Spiegel Pasternack LLP ("we", "us" or "our"). Any person accessing or using the Website is referred to as "you" or "your". You acknowledge and agree that the use of our Website constitutes your agreement to the Terms of Use. We reserve the right to revise these Terms of Use from time to time without notice to you. Such revisions are effective immediately upon posting. If you do not agree with our Terms of Use, as amended from time to time, please do not use our Website.

Lawyer-Client Relationship Not Created

Your use of our Website does not create a lawyer-client relationship. Any transmission or communication to us also does not establish a lawyer-client, contractual or other relationship between you and us.

Legal Advice Not Provided

All content on this Website is provided for informational purposes only. It is not intended to be legal or other professional advice or an opinion of any kind.

Limitation of Liability

We make no representations, warranties or conditions, either expressed or implied, statutory or otherwise, of any kind with respect to our Website, its content, quality, accuracy, completeness, timeliness, fitness for a particular purpose, or uninterrupted access. We shall not be held liable for any errors, omissions or viruses or other harmful components on our Website.

Our website may contain links to other websites that may be useful to you; however, this does not constitute our endorsement, recommendation or approval of the other websites. We have no control over other websites and shall have no liability related to or arising from such websites or the use thereof.

Communications Not Confidential

We do not guarantee the confidentiality of any communications made by you to us through our Website. Please do not provide instructions, confidential or sensitive information through this Website as you are not a client of our firm until we are retained and as such we cannot guarantee that your communications are protected by solicitor-client privilege.

Acceptable Use

You may use our website for lawful purposes only. You shall not use the Website, directly or indirectly, to transmit any material that (i) infringes the intellectual property of others; (ii) violates or infringes on any privacy, publicity or personal rights of others; (iii) contains viruses, trojans, worms, spyware or other harmful components; (Iv) impersonates others or misrepresents your identity to others; (v) contains unsolicited material, including emails and advertisements; (vi) contains content that is obscene, defamatory, offensive, hateful, inflammatory, threatening, or promotes violence or discrimination of others. You shall not attempt to gain unauthorized access to our Website, the server on which the Website is stored or any server, computer or database connected to our Website. You acquire no right or licenses to our Website and its content and we reserve the right, in our sole discretion, to suspend or terminate your use of our Website without notice. Any reproduction, re-transmission, distribution, sale, republication, modification, translation of or creation of derivative works based on the Website or its content, in whole or in part, without prior written permission, is strictly prohibited.


 Our firm retains all copyright, trade-mark and other intellectual property rights in all material contained on this Website, including without limitation, all graphic images, designs, and marks. Nothing in this Website may be used, reproduced, distributed, transmitted or mirrored in any form, or by any means, without our prior written permission.

Governing Law

The Terms of Use and this Website are governed by the laws of the Province of Ontario and the applicable laws of Canada.