Slate Asset Management L.P. Legal Policy
Visiting the Website
Use of the Website
The Website, including any web pages, text, images, sounds, software, information in all forms, text, logos, graphics, icons, lay-out, and other data, elements, or information contained in the Website (the “Content”), is provided for general informational purposes only. You may view and print out web pages from the Website for personal, informational, and non-commercial use but may not otherwise copy, reproduce, modify, collect, republish, distribute, or catalogue any of the Content, without Slate’s consent. Except as expressly permitted by Slate, you may not use the Website or the Content for any commercial purposes whatsoever.
You agree to keep any passwords granted to you by Slate for use of the Website confidential and to take full responsibility for use of such passwords (whether or not the use is authorized by you). You must contact Slate right away if you are aware of or suspect misuse of your password or account, or any security breach of the Website.
Submissions to the Website
All questions, comments, suggestions and other communications provided by you regarding the Content or any Slate document will be deemed to be non-confidential and Slate will have no obligation of any kind with respect to any such communication, and will be free to reproduce, use disclose and distribute such communication or otherwise, without limitation. Furthermore, Slate will be free to use any ideas, concepts, techniques, or know-how contained in any such communication for any purpose.
Prohibited Use of the Website
You may not use the Website to engage in any unlawful activity or to infringe the rights of Slate, its partners, affiliates, licensors, or related entities. You further agree that you will not and you will not allow your employees or agents to: (i) interfere with the operation of the Website, in any way or interfere with anyone’s use or enjoyment of the Website, or use the Website to gain unauthorized access to any computer systems; (ii) transmit any unlawful, harassing, libelous, defamatory, abusive, threatening, or harmful material of any kind or nature or transmit any material that encourages conduct that could constitute a criminal offence, give rise to civil liability, or otherwise violate any applicable local, provincial, state, national or international law or regulation; (iii) impersonate any person or entity on or through the Website; (iv) post any content that may be considered threatening, abusive, vulgar, obscene, or otherwise objectionable; or (v) copy, reproduce, republish, upload, post, transmit, distribute, modify, sell, lease, scrape content from or aggregate, sublicense, market, or otherwise change or commercially exploit in any way the Website or any of the Content other than as may be expressly permitted in writing by Slate (and only provided you do not modify it or alter or remove any marks, disclaimers or copyright or trade-mark notices) or as permitted pursuant to any fair use, fair dealing, or similar provisions of applicable laws. You agree to abide by all additional rules, policies, and restrictions of which you are provided with notice that apply to the Website.
Use of Personal Information
Monitoring Use of the Website
Slate’s Proprietary Rights
Copyright: The Content is the exclusive property of Slate or, as applicable, its suppliers and partners and is protected under the copyright laws of Canada and other countries. All rights are reserved. Any infringement of Slate’s rights will result in appropriate legal action.
Trademarks: Slate’s trade-marks are valuable assets and Slate takes infringement of them seriously. All names, marks, brands, titles, slogans, logos, icons, graphics, trade dress or trade names, designs and other designations within the Website are registered and unregistered trade-marks of Slate and other parties (“Trade-marks”) in Canada and other countries. Nothing contained on the Website should be construed as granting by implication, estoppel, or otherwise, any license or right to use any Trade-mark displayed on the Website without the written permission of Slate or the applicable Trade-mark owner. Use of any Trade-mark or the Content by you is strictly prohibited, and will result in appropriate legal action.
The internet is not a secure means of communication and the privacy, integrity or authenticity of any communication over the internet between you and Slate cannot be ensured. Slate is not responsible for any damages you may suffer if you communicate confidential information over the internet or if Slate communicates such information to you at your request.
Information provided on the Website by Slate is believed to be reliable when posted.
HOWEVER, SLATE DOES NOT GUARANTEE THE QUALITY, ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS OR TIMELINESS OF THE INFORMATION PROVIDED. INFORMATION CONTAINED ON THE WEBSITE MAY CONTAIN ERRORS. ACCESS TO THE WEBSITE IS PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” BASIS. YOU SHOULD NOT ASSUME THAT YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITE WILL BE ERROR FREE OR THAT THE WEBSITE WILL OPERATE WITHOUT INTERRUPTION.
SLATE DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, REPRESENTATIONS AND CONDITIONS REGARDING USE OF THE WEBSITE OR THE INFORMATION PROVIDED, INCLUDING ALL IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE OR NON-INFRINGEMENT, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, OR ARISING FROM A COURSE OF DEALING, USAGE OR TRADE PRACTICE.
Neither Slate, nor any of its partners, suppliers or affiliates assume responsibility and will not be liable for any damages to or viruses that may infect your computer equipment or other property as a result of your use of the Website or your downloading of any of the Content from the Website.
Right to Terminate Access
Slate Does Not Endorse or Recommend Particular Businesses or Services
The information provided on the Website, including any of the Content, is for information and reference only. Slate does not endorse or recommend any third party’s facility, business or event identified on the Website or make any representations or warranties as to their reliability, financial condition or suitability for a particular purpose.
Dealing with Third Parties
Any correspondence or business dealings with any third parties including merchants, other users, sellers, or advertisers found on, or through, the Website is solely between you and such parties. Slate is not responsible for any damages you may suffer by entering into such transactions including the payment for and delivery of goods if any, and any terms, conditions, warranties, or representations associated with such dealings. You and the third party, not Slate, are responsible for compliance with all laws applicable in any such transaction.
Links to Other Sites
From time to time the Website may facilitate access by hypertext links to other websites not maintained by or related to Slate (the “Third Party Websites”). The Third Party Websites are entirely independent of the Website and will not in any manner be construed as implying any affiliation with or endorsement, representation or warranty by Slate of the Third Party Websites or entity or the content, advertising, products, services, information, materials, opinions or links to other sites on or available on the Third Party Websites (the “Third Party Content”). Slate does not review or monitor the Third Party Websites and is not responsible or liable for any of the Third Party Content. You further acknowledge and agree that Slate will not be liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with your use of or reliance on the Third Party Websites or the Third Party Content. The reproduction and use of any content linked to the Third Party Websites is subject to the conditions that the owners of the Third Party Websites may impose, and is at your own risk. You are encouraged and advised to review the posted terms and conditions of all websites you visit.
No Contract or Offer
Information about Properties
The properties included on this Website (the “Properties”) are those that are managed by Slate and may include additional leasing considerations such as, potential expansion, renovation or upgrades, shadow anchors, and other factors. This information may differ from the material disclosed by the owners of the Properties in their respective financial filings, and/or continuous public disclosure documentation. Accordingly, the information contained on this Website should not be used to conduct any financial analysis of Slate or any of the owners of the Properties including, but not limited to, Slate Retail REIT and Slate Office REIT.
Caution about Forward-looking Statements
This Website may contain forward-looking information within the meaning of applicable securities laws. These statements may include, but are not limited to, statements concerning Slate’s objectives, its strategies to achieve those objectives, as well as statements with respect to management’s beliefs, plans, estimates, intentions, and similar statements concerning anticipated future events, results, circumstances, performance or expectations that are not historical fact.
These statements are based upon what management believes are reasonable assumptions. Slate assumes no obligation to update such forward-looking statements on this Website, and these statements are subject to risks, uncertainties and other factors that could cause actual results to materially differ.