Terms of Use

Terms of use for the web site of Lehoux Boivin, LLP (hereinafter "Lehoux Boivin")

Use of this site is subject to the following conditions. If you do not agree, please do not access or use the site. Lehoux Boivin may revise these terms at any time without notice. By using the web site, you agree to be bound by these conditions.

Waiver of liability

The documents on this site are provided for information purposes only. They provide general information about the well-known areas of our firm’s professionals. They do NOT constitute a professional opinion and you may not rely on the content of this web site as such.

The website content does not necessarily represent the opinion of Lehoux Boivin or its clients. If you need advice, please consult a qualified advisor. If you would like to retain the services of Lehoux Boivin, please contact one of our professionals, who will verify with you whether our firm can assist you. A professional-client relationship will arise between you and our firm if we specifically agree to represent you. Until we specifically agree to represent you in a matter, please do not provide us with confidential information or documents.

Confidentiality of communications

Lehoux Boivin does not guarantee the confidentiality of communications sent by e-mail or through the web site or left in one of the voicemail boxes of the firm. Information and unsolicited material may not be considered confidential and will not be protected by immunity between the professional and his client. Access to this web site or its use does not create an advisor-client relationship. Although the use of the web site may facilitate access to members of Lehoux Boivin or communications with them via e-mail or voicemail, receipt of any such communications or transmissions by any member of Lehoux Boivin does not create, in itself, an advisor-client relationship, unless the firm agrees to represent you.

Although Lehoux Boivin has made reasonable efforts to ensure that the documents on this web site are accurate, it cannot guarantee that the documents are accurate, current or complete, that the web site will be available without interruption, error or omission, that defects will be corrected or that the web site and the server that makes it available are free of viruses or harmful components. The web site and material are provided "as is" and "as available" without representations, warranties or conditions of any kind, either expressed or implied.

Liability

Lehoux Boivin and its affiliates assume no liability for any damage arising from the misuse of information provided on this web site. This information does not constitute advice and should not be perceived as such. Considering this information an opinion without talking to an advisor is a misuse of information.

Copyright & Trademarks

The copyright for this web site and all documents on the site belong to Lehoux Boivin or are subject to a license issued to Lehoux Boivin. The web site of Lehoux Boivin may not be reproduced, in whole or in part, without the expressed prior written consent of Lehoux Boivin.

Linking to www.lehouxboivin.com

Lehoux Boivin recognizes and supports links to the Lehoux Boivin web site. The links should be directed to the homepage at www.lehouxboivin.com or the bio of one of the firm's professionals. The establishment of direct links to other pages or the framing of content is prohibited without the prior written consent of Lehoux Boivin.

Links to third-party sites

The Lehoux Boivin web site was designed to be a source of information on issues that may be of interest to existing or potential clients. Therefore, it contains links to third-party sites. These links are provided for convenience only and do not imply that Lehoux Boivin endorses or recommends the information on the linked web sites or that Lehoux Boivin guarantees their accuracy, timeliness or suitability for a particular purpose. Lehoux Boivin assumes no responsibility for the content or practices of these third-party sites.

Privacy

As a professional service firm, we have professional and ethical obligations to keep the information we receive confidential as part of a client-advisor relationship.

The Federal Act defines personal information as information about an identifiable individual, excluding the name and title of an employee of an organization and the address and telephone number of the workplace. In other words, do not include personal information that you expect to find on a business card.

Consent to our collection of personal information

In most cases, we obtain your consent to the collection, use and disclosure of your personal information. Usually, if you hire our firm, we assume that we have your implied consent to the collection and use of your personal information, but we may at times ask for your verbal or written consent. Generally, we collect personal information directly from you at the beginning of, or during, a mandate. Sometimes, we may obtain information about you from others sources, such as a government registry or other professionals at your service.

Use of Personal Information at Lehoux Boivin

We use your personal information to provide advice, issue invoices and maintain our database of clients. In addition, if you are applying for a position at Lehoux Boivin, we will use your personal information to assess your application. Finally, we may use your contact information (name, e-mail, and address) to provide you with the latest developments in accounting or Lehoux Boivin news and invite you to firm events.

Withdrawal of Consent

You can withdraw your consent to the collection, use and disclosure of your personal information at any time, subject to legal and/or contractual restrictions and reasonable notice. Withdrawing your consent to the collection, use and disclosure of your personal information may affect our ability to represent you and provide you with advice.

Disclosure of Personal Information

Generally, we will not disclose your personal information to third parties without your consent, unless permitted or required by applicable laws or court orders. The following are some examples where we may disclose your personal information: such disclosure is necessary to collect fees or disbursements or when we contract with a third party to provide us with certain services, such as archival file storage or insurance. We could also disclose your personal information when we engage expert witnesses or other firms on your behalf.

Accuracy of Personal Information

It is important that the information we have on file is accurate and up-to-date. If, during a mandate, some of your personal information changes, please inform us, so we can make the necessary changes. We may also occasionally ask you if your personal information is up-to-date.

Safeguards

Lehoux Boivin uses various safeguards to ensure that your personal information is protected against loss, theft, misuse, unauthorized access, disclosure, copying or modification. These measures include the security of our physical premises, our professional obligations, protection software and firewalls to prevent computer unauthorized computer access or "hacking" as well as internal passwords to restrict access to our electronic files.

Access to your Personal Information

You have the right to challenge the accuracy and completeness of your personal information and have it amended, whenever necessary. You also have the right to request access to your personal information and receive information on how the information was used and disseminated, subject to certain exceptions prescribed by law. For example, if the requested information reveals personal information about another individual, your request for access may be limited or denied. If your request for access is denied, Lehoux Boivin will notify you in writing about the reason for the denial.

To request access to your personal information or modify it, please contact the advisor with whom you normally correspond.

Privacy on the Web Site

Like most other commercial web sites, we may monitor traffic patterns, site usage and related site information to optimize your visit to our web site.

We do not use cookies or other electronic means to collect personal information about you or your computer, but our server automatically collects IP addresses. We may view the IP log from time to time, for example, to maintain the security of our web site. We do not link IP addresses to other personally identifiable information.

Changes in policy Privacy

We may change this policy from time to time. These changes will appear on the web site, www.lehouxboivin.com, and will be available upon request by getting in touch with your contact at Lehoux Boivin.

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