Welcome to the Investissement Québec (“we”, “our”) website (IQfiliales.com). Please read all these terms and conditions of use (the “Terms and Conditions”) carefully before browsing our site. This agreement, which takes effect when you access our site and remains in effect for an indefinite period, is legally binding. By browsing this website, you acknowledge and accept all the Terms and Conditions. We reserve the right to modify the Terms and Conditions at our sole discretion and without prior notice. If you do not accept the Terms and Conditions, please do not visit our website. In addition, it is your responsibility to read the Terms and Conditions regularly.
Unless otherwise indicated, the contents of the website are presented for information purposes only and do not constitute an offer to contract by Investissement Québec, any of its subsidiaries, the Government of Québec, the Government of Canada, their departments, agencies, organizations or any other entity covered hereby. The summaries of various government programs for businesses seeking financing to carry out their projects do not replace the legislation, regulations or texts adopted by the Government of Québec and the Government of Canada.
Data and information provided by Investissement Québec and other sources are deemed to be reliable at the time of presentation. Despite its best efforts, Investissement Québec cannot guarantee that such data and information are accurate or complete and up to date at all times.
You may consult this site and, subject to express restrictions or limitations on specific items on the site, you may make an electronic copy of, download or print certain parts of the site for your exclusive personal use and not for any commercial purpose.
Any type of harassment, and in particular the use of obscene or abusive language in e-mail messages or other forms of communication, is strictly prohibited on this site. Users are also prohibited from harassing our employees, hosts, representatives or any other members or visitors to the site and from misusing their name or identity. In addition, you may not download, disseminate or post any documents or messages on this site that are defamatory, obscene, threatening or abusive, that invade the privacy of any person or are otherwise unacceptable, that could constitute or incite a criminal act, that violate the rights of any individuals or that would bind a third party or breach the law. You may not download any commercial messages onto the site or use the site to encourage other persons to join or become members of an online commercial service or other organization.
The entire content of this site, including texts, images, graphics, interfaces, codes, content selection and layout (the "Content") is the property of Investissement Québec and is protected by copyright. Reproduction, publication, redistribution, transmission or any other form of use without our prior written consent is strictly prohibited.
All the trademarks, whether registered or not, and all the business names (collectively the "Trademarks") are the property of Investissement Québec or the respective holder who granted us the right and authorization to use such Trademarks. Trademarks indicated on this website and that appear in the following list are the property of Investissement Québec, without limitation: Investissement Québec, IQ Fier inc., IQ Immigrants Investisseurs inc., Financement PME, SMB Financial and IQfiliales.
We may, at our sole discretion, add, delete or modify all or part of these services at any time and without prior notice.
By sending us notes, messages or ideas, making suggestions, presenting concepts or submitting other messages, you are irrevocably assigning and transferring your rights and waiving all moral rights thereto for the duration of the right, in perpetuity and irrevocably, anywhere in the world. Consequently, you grant us the right to publish them, in any format, including for promotional and advertising purposes.
We may provide links to other websites that are owned and operated by third parties. Such sites belong to third parties with whom we have no affiliation; consequently, we have no control over their information-gathering and privacy-protection practices, which may differ from and are independent of ours. We will therefore not be held liable for and do not offer any guarantees as to the accuracy, currency and completeness of any information contained on such sites.
The inclusion of links on our website should not be considered a recommendation or approval of the trademarks, business names, brands, images, logos, symbols or other copyright-protected items contained on such sites or accessible through such sites. The presence of such links on our site in no way indicates that we are affiliated or associated with them or that we are legally authorized to use them.
However, you may send us your comments on the links found on our website.
Although we strive to provide up-to-date and accurate information on our website, errors or omissions may occur. As a result, we do not provide any guarantees or make any representations as to the accuracy or reliability of the information contained on this or any other website.
This website, the Content, information, services and products provided herein, including, without limitation, the texts, graphics and links, are provided on an "as-is" basis, without any guarantees, whether express or implied. To the fullest extent permitted by law, we disclaim all guarantees, whether express or implied, including, without limitation, implied guarantees of quality, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement or absence of computer viruses and guarantees arising from established business practices or course of performance. We do not make any representations or give guarantees that the functions contained on this website will be uninterrupted or error-free, that failures will be corrected or that the website or server providing access thereto is free of viruses or other harmful components. We do not provide any guarantees or make representations regarding the integrity, consistency, accuracy, adequacy, usefulness, currency, reliability or other quality of the components of our site. You should not act upon the current Content without first obtaining professional advice from an Investissement Québec advisor.
Under no circumstances will we be held liable for direct, indirect, special or punitive damages or for monetary loss, even if you have informed us in advance of the possibility thereof, be it a remedy for contractual, extra-contractual or civil liability or any other legal theory resulting from or in respect of the use, inability to use or execution of services or products offered, and in information or messages posted on the website. This limitation of liability clause shall apply notwithstanding any limited remedy available at law.
You use this website at your own risk and you agree not to claim otherwise.
These Terms and Conditions are governed by the laws in force in the Province of Québec as well as any federal law applicable therein, and any disputes should be brought before the Québec court having jurisdiction in the District of Montréal. Should any provision of the Terms and Conditions be deemed invalid by a court having jurisdiction, such provision will be dissociated from the other provisions of the Terms and Conditions, and the latter will remain in effect.
If you suffer any harm or disagree in any manner whatsoever with the provisions of these Terms and Conditions, your sole remedy is to leave this website.
These Terms and Conditions and all other legal notices displayed on this website constitute the entire agreement between you and us in respect of the use of the website and its Content.