1. In this Terms of Service Agreement ("Agreement"),
"you" and "your" refer to each customer.
"We," "us," and "our" refer
to Business Development Centre (a division of Centaur Group
Inc.), its agents, contractors, directors, employees and officers.
"Service," in its singular or plural form, refers
to the services provided by us.
2. An order is placed at the time it is submitted to Business
Development Centre via the Internet, telephone, facsimile
or mail. Your order may not be modified after it is submitted,
except upon prior authorization by Business Development Centre.
After you receive this prior authorization, a modification
to the order is valid only after Business Development Centre
receives a signed, written request from you, via facsimile.
No refunds available after we process your order.
3.No fees paid to the government,
or to any agencies accepting money on behalf of the government,
can be refunded under any circumstances.
All fees and money paid by the customer to the Business Development
Centre are fully earned once the order is submitted. No
refunds are available once you submit the order.
If the customer decides to cancel the order, the customer will
be entitled only to receive a refund for government filing
fees that have not been paid
to the government or it's agents. Once government fees have been paid,
no refund is possible.
If an error is made on the part of Business Development Centre,
we will make all reasonable efforts to remedy the problem
and to amend any necessary documentation. Alternatively, we
will refund the service fees paid to Business Development
Centre. The choice between these two remedies, as to which
one is most appropriate for the situation, will be made at
the sole discretion of Business Development Centre.
4. All search results are provided to us by federal and/or
provincial governments. Therefore, we cannot guarantee that
search results are correct – we only act as transmitters
of information. Business Development Centre, its contractors,
agents, employees, officers, directors and affiliates, are
neither responsible, nor liable in any way for correctness
of search results.
5. WE ARE NOT LAWYERS. WE WILL NOT GIVE YOU LEGAL ADVICE.
WE STRONGLY RECOMMEND THAT YOU CONSULT A LICENSED LAWYER FOR
6. You agree that, if the registration or reservation of your
corporate name is challenged or if a dispute arises with any
third party, you will indemnify and hold us harmless. You
agree that registration or reservation of your chosen name
does not confer immunity from objection to the registration,
reservation, or use of that corporate name.
7. When using our service, you will be acting as your own
lawyer. By providing you with the service, neither Business
Development Centre, nor its advisors, agents, employees, or
representatives, are providing any legal or professional advice
or service. Additionally, Business Development Centre makes
no representations, expressed or implied, as to the possible
legal or other consequences arising from the use of our forms
or services. All documents provided are sample sets that may
not be suitable to your particular situation. The responsibility
falls on you to determine the appropriateness of all sample
8. You agree to pay us the applicable fees for any service
that you have selected. All fees are non-refundable unless
we provide otherwise. We charge an interest of 2% per month
on overdue balances. A $35 charge applies to NSF cheques.
All fees are subject to change.
9. You agree, during the period of this Agreement, that we
may: modify the terms and conditions of the Agreement, and
also that we may change the services offered under it. You
furthermore agree that if you continue to use our services
after you find out about any revisions to this Agreement,
you will abide by any such revisions.
10. You agree that our entire liability, and your only recourse,
with respect to any services provided under this Agreement,
or to any breach of this Agreement, is solely limited to the
amount you paid for such services. We and our contractors
shall not be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental,
special or consequential damages resulting from the use or
inability to use any of our services, or for the cost of arranging
substitute services. We disclaim any and all loss or liability
resulting from the following: (1) delays or interruptions
in access; (2) faulty delivery or non-delivery of data; (3)
acts of God; (4) errors, omissions, or misstatements in any
information or services provided under this Agreement; (5)
interruption of your website or email service. THE LIMITATIONS
OF OUR LIABILITY ARE BY NO MEANS LIMITED TO THE FOREGOING
CONDITIONS. You also agree that we will not be liable for
any interruption of business or any indirect, special, incidental
or consequential damages of any kind (including lost profits),
regardless of the form of action. This applies to damages
in contract, tort (including negligence), or otherwise, even
if we have been advised of the possibility of such damages.
In no event shall our maximum liability exceed 300 Canadian
11. RIGHT OF REFUSAL: Business Development Centre, at its
sole discretion, reserves the right to refuse to provide services.
If we do not provide services to you, we agree to refund your
applicable fee(s). You agree that we will not be held liable
to you for losses or damages that may result from our refusal
to provide you with services.
12. SEVERABILITY: You agree that the terms of this agreement
are severable. If any term or provision is declared invalid
or unenforceable, that term or provision will be construed
consistent with applicable law to reflect as closely as possible
the original intentions of the parties, and the remaining
terms and conditions will remain in full force and effect.
13. NON-WAIVER: If we, at any time, do not require performance
by you of any provision in this agreement, it will have no
effect whatsoever on our full right to require such performance
at any time thereafter. Further, the waiver, by us, of any
breach of any provision of this agreement should not be considered
a waiver of the provision itself.
14. ENTIRETY: You agree that this Agreement and the rules
and policies published by us are the complete and exclusive
agreement between you and Business Development Centrel, regarding
our services. This Agreement overrides any previous agreements
or understandings. This is true regardless of whether those
understandings take the form of established custom, policy,
practice, or precedent.
15. GOVERNING LAW: This Agreement is governed by the laws
of the PROVINCE OF ONTARIO, and will be interpreted and enforced
in accordance with those laws. Any action relating to this
Agreement must be brought to the ONTARIO PROVINCIAL COURTS,
located in Toronto, Ontario,
16. You agree that Business Development Centre may obtain
and exchange such personal information as may be required
by the Business Development Centre in connection with your
account. I consent to the treatment of the personal information
according to the Business Development Centre Personal Information
17. ACCEPTANCE OF AGREEMENT: You acknowledge that you have
read this Agreement, and that you accept all of its terms
and conditions. You also are not relying on any representation,
guarantee, or statement, other than the ones set forth in
this Agreement. By using our services, you automatically accept
the terms of this Agreement.