Website terms of use

Terms of use for this website

You may not copy, reproduce, republish, download, post, broadcast, transmit, make available to the public the contents of this website in any way except for your own personal, non-commercial use. You also agree not to adapt, alter or create a derivative work from any contents of this website except for your own personal, non-commercial use. Any other use of the contents of this website requires the prior written permission of The Webmaster.

You may link to this website without permission, but as a courtesy to the members of the Batshaw Centres history committee and, please inform us of any links to this website using the 'contact us' form on the contact page of this website. You may also contact the webmaster directly using the 'contact the webmaster' link on the sitemap page of this website.

You agree to use this website for lawful purposes, and in a way that does not infringe the rights of, restrict or inhibit anyone else's use and enjoyment of the website. Prohibited behaviour includes harassing or causing distress or inconvenience to any person, transmitting obscene or offensive content or disrupting the normal flow of dialogue within this website.

Disclaimers and Limitation of Liability

The website content, including the information, names, images, pictures, logos and icons regarding or relating to, is provided "AS IS" and on an "IS AVAILABLE" basis without any representations or any kind of warranty made (whether expressed or implied by law) to the extent permitted by law, including the implied warranties of satisfactory quality, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement, compatibility, security and accuracy.

Under no circumstances will the members of The Batshaw History Committee or the website be liable for any of the following losses or damage (whether such losses where foreseen, foreseeable, known or otherwise):
   (a) loss of data;
   (b) injury;
   (c) loss of business;
   (d) loss of opportunity;
   (e) loss of goodwill or injury to reputation;
   (f) losses suffered by third parties;
   (g) any indirect, consequential, special or exemplary damages arising from the use of regardless of the form of action.

The Batshaw History Committee does not warrant that functions contained in the website content will be uninterrupted or error free, that defects will be corrected, or that the website or the server that makes it available are free of viruses or bugs.

Intellectual Property

The names, images and logos identifying The Bathsaw History Committee, its users and other people involved or third parties are subject to copyright, design rights and trademarks of The Bathsaw History Committee and/or third parties. Nothing contained in these terms shall be construed as conferring by implication, estoppel or otherwise any licence or right to use any trademark, patent, design right or copyright of The Bathsaw History Committee, or any other third party.

Contributions to the website

You are invited to submit any contribution to website (including any text, photographs, graphics) you agree, by submitting your contribution, to grant The Bathsaw History Committee a perpetual, royalty-free, non-exclusive, sub-licensable right and license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, perform, make available to the public, and exercise all copyright and publicity rights with respect to your contribution worldwide and/or to incorporate your contribution in other works in any media now known or later developed for the full term of any rights that may exist in your contribution. If you do not want to grant to The Bathsaw History Committee the rights set out above, please do not submit your contribution.

The Bathsaw History Committee reserves the right to delete, destroy or ignore any contribution, at any time, for any reason.

By submitting your contribution to this website, you:

  • warrant that you have the right to make it available to the website for all the purposes specified above, and
  • is not defamatory; and
  • does not infringe any law; and
  • indemnify any person or persons related to the Bathsaw History Committee or this website against all legal fees, damages and other expenses that may be incurred by the same as a result of your breach of the above warranty; and
  • waive any moral rights in your contribution for the purposes of its submission to and publication on the website and the purposes specified above.

About the law:

You may not submit any defamatory or illegal material of any nature to this website. This includes text, graphics, video, programs or audio.

Contributing material with the intention of committing or promoting an illegal act is strictly prohibited.

You must not violate, plagiarise, or infringe the rights of third parties including copyright, trade mark, trade secrets, privacy, publicity, personal or proprietary rights.

The content in the website is that of its members and members of the public.


If any of these terms are determined to be illegal, invalid or otherwise unenforceable by reason of the laws of any province, state or country in which these terms are intended to be effective, then to the extent and within the jurisdiction in which that term is illegal, invalid or unenforceable, it shall be severed and deleted from these terms and the remaining terms shall survive, remain in full force and effect and continue to be binding and enforceable.

All terms shall be governed by and interpreted in accordance with the laws of the country of Canada and the Canadian provinces of Ontario and Quebec.

Updated: April 5, 2020
The Batshaw History Committee
Westmount, Québec, Canada