WEBSITE TERMS & CONDITIONS
Your use of this site (referred to hereafter as "Web
Site") is bound by the following terms and conditions of
use. If you do not agree to be bound by these terms and
conditions, cease your use of this site immediately.
This Web Site is a service made available by NADN to aid legal
professionals to make contact with ADR professionals, and also
enable ADR Professionals to maximize their exposure to this
customer base. As the law constantly changes and varies from
jurisdiction to jurisdiction, and is subject to varying
interpretations, the reader is urged to consult professional
legal counsel in his or her jurisdiction regarding the
applicability of any points of law discussed at this Web Site to
any specific problem. To this end, use of this website does NOT
establish a attorney-client relationship. This Web Site should
not be used as a substitute for competent legal advice.
Permitted Uses. You may use this Web Site and directory
solely for internal, personal, non-commercial purposes.
All other uses are in breach of these terms and conditions and a
breach of copyright laws.
1. Advice To Users Of Our Site
This Web Site contains a searchable directory of ADR
Professionals (hereinafter referred to as "Listees").
The Listees provide the information contained in our directory.
Although we request references from most ADR Professionals on
registration and perform due diligence interviews, NADN does not
warrant the validity of the information, nor does it guarantee
the quality of the work product of these Listees. NADN does not
review the content of the listings that are provided by the
Listees or any links to respective sites.
NADN is not responsible for any material or information
contained in the linked sites or provided by Listees. A
description or indication of the scope of experience (or other
information) about a Listee does not mean that any agency or
board has certified such Listee in any indicated dispute area,
nor does it mean that such Listee is necessarily any more expert
or competent than any other Listee. All users of the Web Site
are encouraged to make their own independent investigation and
evaluation of any Listee they might consider hiring for
2. No Legal Advice or Attorney-Client Relationship
Information contained on or made available through the Web
Site is not intended to and does NOT CONSTITUTE LEGAL ADVICE,
recommendations, mediation or counselling under any circumstance
and no attorney-client relationship is formed. From a legal
perspective, nothing submitted to the Website is treated as
confidential. NADN does not warrant or guarantee the accuracy,
completeness, adequacy or currency of the information contained
in or linked to the Web Site. Your use of information on the Web
Site (or materials linked from the Website) is entirely at your
own risk. NADN. does not receive any percentage of any Listee's
fees and any arrangements subsequently made by you and any
Listee are strictly between you and such party and do not
involve NADN in any way.
3. Committee Members Indemnity
ADRWeb Inc., dba as NADN, is a privately held corporation
and is responsible for all decisions and actions related to
Academy business (including final decision as to whether to
admit new members and all related organizational
communications). All parties must note that our appointed
'committee' members and advisory are not officers or
elected board members of the organization and thus have full
indemnity against any claims brought against NADN or our related
corporations and subsidiaries.
4. Membership Limitations
Listees are reminded that in purchasing their 'subscription'
to the Website, they are granted a limited licence for their
individual use and that of ONE other person, allowed to use the
same login password. It is your responsibility to ensure you
provide NADN. with accurate, complete registration information,
and to advise us of any changes to your email address. Further,
each registration is for your personal use only; it is your
responsibility to ensure that nobody other than yourself and the
designated user are allowed access to your profile details.
(If at any point you believe your security has been compromised,
please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
5. Electronic Commerce
For security reasons, we have decided that this website will
not store any financial/credit card/payment information online.
6. Submitted Data
You agree not to submit any messages, data, information, text,
or links or other material which are unlawful or abusive in any
way, or which are not related to the purposes of the website
(See ABOUT page). NADN reserves the right to delete any content
for any reason without permission. Participants shall not
misrepresent their identity or their affiliation with any person
7. Lawyer & ADR Professional Ethics
You acknowledge that rules of professional conduct apply to
all aspects of your participation and that you will abide by
such rules. These rules include, but are not limited to
advertising, solicitation of clients, unauthorized practice of
law and misrepresentations of fact. NADN disclaims all
responsibility for your compliance with these rules.
8. License of Your Content
By submitting your details and materials to this website,
you grant (or warrant that the owner of such rights has
expressly granted) NADN to make such materials available
publicly for visitors to view. You agree that NADN has no
liability for your submission of graphic content for banners, or
for text materials that are imported for publication upon your
9. Incorrect Information
NADN does not represent or warrant that this Website will be
error-free, free of viruses or other harmful components, or that
defects will be corrected. We also do not warrant or represent
that the information available on or through the Web Site will
be correct, accurate, timely, or reliable. NADN may make
improvements and/or changes to its features, functionality or
content of this website at any time.
10. DISCLAIMER & LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
This Website is provided on an "as-is" basis. NADN
expressly disclaims all warranties, including but not limited to
the warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular
purpose and non-infringement. NADN disclaims all responsibility
for any loss or claim or liability of any kind in any way
related to use of this site. NADN will not be liable for any
loss or damage of any kind resulting from your use of the
Website. To the extent any such limitation on liability is
prohibited, NADN's sole obligation to the user for damages will
be $1. NADN reserves the right to investigate complaints or
reported violations of our Terms and Conditions of Use and to
take any action we deem appropriate, including reporting such
activity to third parties and the banning of your IP address
from further website access.
You are solely liable for any content, messages or other
information you transmit, provide or upload to the Web Site. You
agree to indemnify and hold harmless NADN from any third party
claim, action, demand, loss, or damages (including attorney fees
and costs) arising out of or relating to your violation of these
Terms and Conditions of Use, your use of the Web Site, or your
violation of any rights of a third party.
12. Governing Law, Jurisdiction and Non-Waiver
These Terms and Conditions of Use are governed by and
construed in accordance with the laws of the Province of
Ontario, Canada and any action arising out of or relating to
them shall be filed only in provincial courts located in
Toronto, Ontario and you hereby consent and attorn to the
jurisdiction of such courts for the purpose of litigating any
such action. The failure of either party to enforce any rights
hereunder shall not constitute a waiver of any terms or
conditions of these Terms and Conditions of Use.
13. Severability of Provisions
These Terms and Conditions of Use Incorporate by reference
all requirements, notices and disclaimers contained on the Web
Site and constitute the entire agreement between you and NADN
with respect to access to and use of the Web Site. If any
provision of these Terms and Conditions of Use is found
unlawful, void or unenforceable, then that provision shall be
deemed severable from the remaining provisions and shall not
affect their validity and enforceability.
NADN reserves the right to change these Terms and Conditions
of Use at any time. Updated versions of the Terms and Conditions
of Use will appear on this Web Site and are effective
immediately. You are responsible for regularly reviewing the
Terms and Conditions of Use. Continued use of Web Site after any
such changes constitutes your consent to such changes.
15. Intellectual Property Rights
All graphics, text, logos and intellectual property not
submitted by you are the copyright of NADN. You agree that all
right, title and interest (including all copyrights, trademarks,
service marks, patents and other Intellectual property rights)
in this Web Site and its content belong to NADN., its licensors,
or Listees, as applicable.