DMC LLP’s (“DMC”) privacy policy applies only to the websites and (each a site and collectively the “Sites”), which provides information, articles, services, publications, and other materials (the “Content”). DMC does not control the privacy practices of third-party websites. Each individual should carefully review the privacy policies and practices of the Sites before submitting personal information. By accessing or using the Sites, you agree to be bound by these Privacy Policy  Tterms and conditions (“Terms”). 

Protecting the privacy and personal information of individuals is to us and a key factor in the way we structure our online and offline activities. When visiting the Sites, there is no requirement to identify yourself.

Collection of Non-Identifying Information

DMC collects non-identifying information from your computer when visiting the Sites. This information may include, but is not limited to:

  • your unique Internet protocol address
  • the name of your unique Internet service provider
  • the date and time of your visit
  • the town/city, county/state and country from which you access the Sites
  • the number of links you click within the Sites
  • the kind of browser or computer device you use
  • the web page from which you arrived at our Sites
  • the pages you viewed on the Sites
  • certain searches/queries that you conducted via the Sites

This information is used for statistical reporting purposes only, and to design and improve access to information and services available on the Sites. This information is not combined with other information or services to determine your browsing habits on websites beyond the Sites, or to identify you personally.


Cookie technology captures aggregate and not individual information on visitor use patterns. This is a computer code that tracks “traffic” so we can determine how effective the Sites are in providing information and services to the public. A cookie contains no information that can identify you personally and DMC acquires no knowledge of your browsing path once you leave the Sites. Apart from providing a performance measure, the data collected by the cookie is otherwise meaningless.

Collection, Use and Disclosure of Personal Information

DMC may collect information that you voluntarily submit to us and that identifies you personally, including contact information, such as your name, email address, company name, address, phone number, photos, and other information about yourself or your business. Personal Information can also include information about any transactions, both free and paid, that you enter into on the Sites, and information about you that is available on the internet, such as from Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter and Google, or publicly available information that we acquire from service providers.

Personal Information also includes Navigational Information or Payment Information where such information can directly or indirectly identify an individual. Navigational Information refers to information about your computer and your visits to this website. More details are available under the Collection of Non-Identifying Information section above.

Third-party Services

DMC may also use services provided by third parties to display relevant content, services and advertising to you. These third parties may use web beacons, cookies and/or similar technologies to collect or receive information from the Sites and elsewhere on the internet. They may then use that information to provide measurement services in order to understand your interests and retarget advertisements based on your previous visits to this website. Please note we do not share your personal information with any third-party advertiser, ad server or ad network.

You may be able to opt out of the collection and use of information for ad targeting by some third parties by visiting You can opt out of Google’s use of cookies by visiting Google’s Ad Settings.

DMC will never sell your Personal Information to a third party.

Email Communications

In the event that you have provided your email and express consent to DMC, you may receive promotional emails from DMC. Our mailing list is managed in accordance with the Canada Anti-Spam Legislation. You may choose to opt-out or unsubscribe from these emails at any time using the unsubscribe link at the end of each email.

There could be other occurrences where your email is required to provide you with information, content or services. As a result, you might receive follow-up emails, automated email responses and/or email reminders concerning each specific instance. If you are dissatisfied with these emails, please contact us at with the details, and we will remove your email address from our systems.


If you have any questions or concerns about this policy or about how your personal information is managed, you may also contact:

Term of Use 


DMC LLP (“DMC”) maintains the websites and (the “Sites”) which provides information, articles, services, publications, and other materials (the “Content”). The access and use of the Sites is subject to the terms and conditions (“Terms”) listed below. By accessing or using the Sites, you agree to be bound by these Terms.

Lawyer-Client Relationship Not Created

Your use of or access to the Sites does not create a lawyer-client relationship. Your use of the Sites may facilitate access to, or communications with, members of DMC by way of email or otherwise via the Sites. Receipt of any such communications or transmissions by any member of DMC does not create a lawyer-client relationship.

Legal Advice Not Provided

The Content on the Sites is provided for informational purposes only. It is not intended to be legal, financial, tax, or other professional advice of any kind. You are advised to contact DMC (or other counsel) to seek specific legal advice concerning your specific situation. Statements on this Sites about the law, including the interpretation of cases, are general only and in no way pre-determine the positions that we may take with respect to a specific situation or client issue.

Accuracy of Information

The Content on the Sites is provided for informational purposes and is current as of its original date of posting. While we believe this information to be correct, and attempt to keep the Content current, we do not warrant the accuracy or completeness of any information on the Sites. 

Links to External Sites

For convenience purposes, the Sites may contain links to external websites operated by third parties. The purpose of providing these external links is for your convenience and to avoid duplicating information that is already being maintained by a source organization elsewhere online.

Links to external websites contain information created, published, maintained, or otherwise posted by institutions or organizations independent of DMC. DMC does not endorse, approve, certify, or control external websites and does not guarantee the accuracy, completeness, efficiency, timeliness or correctness of the information located on third-party websites. Reference to any third-party product, service, event or publication does not constitute or imply endorsement, recommendation or favouring by DMC, its employees, volunteers and/or partners.

Personal and Non-Commercial Use Limitation

Copyright, Trademark and Visual Identity

The Sites are for your personal and non-commercial use. Unless expressly authorized by DMC, you may not modify, copy, distribute, transmit, display, perform, reproduce, publish, licence, transfer, or sell any information, media, software, products or services obtained from the Sites, and any reverse engineering, decompilation, disassembly, translation of or other created derivative works based on the Sites or the Content in whole or in part, is strictly prohibited. 

All Contents, designs, graphics, pictures, illustrations, software, artwork, video, music, sound, names words, titles, phrases, logos and marks on the Sites are owned by DMC and protected by copyright, trademark and other intellectual property and treaty provision laws. No trademark or service mark licence is granted in connection with the materials Content contained on the Sites.

The DMC Logo is a trademark of DMC. Any reproduction of the Logo without expressed permission from DMC is prohibited. Parties seeking permission to use the DMC Logo must request permissions by email at

No Unlawful or Prohibited Use

As a condition of your use of the Sites, you warrant to DMC that you will not use the Sites for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these Terms of Use.


The downloading of Content is done at your own risk. DMC cannot and does not guarantee or warrant that the Sites or the Content is compatible with your computer systems or that the Sites or the Content will be free of viruses, worms, trojan horses or disabling devices or other code that manifests contaminating or destructive properties. You are responsible for implementing safeguards to protect the security and integrity of your computer system, and you are responsible for the entire cost of any service, repairs or connections of and to your computer system which may be necessary as a result of your use of the Sites.

Liability Limitations

The Content on the Sites is not an official statement of DMC’s policy, practice, services or procedure, and should not be construed as such. It is intended only to give general information about DMC.

While an effort is made to post only accurate information, DMC does not guarantee that the information, software, products and services included on its Sites is always current or correct. DMC and/or its respective suppliers may make improvements and/or changes to the Sites at any time. DMC and/or its respective suppliers make no representations about the suitability, reliability, timeliness, and accuracy of the information, software, products, services and related graphics contained on the Sites for any purpose. All such information, software, products, services and related graphics are provided “as is” without warranty of any kind. DMC and/or its respective suppliers hereby disclaim all warranties and conditions with regard to this information, software, products, services and related graphics, including all implied warranties and conditions of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, title and non-infringement.

In no event shall DMC and/or its suppliers be liable for any direct, indirect, punitive, incidental, special or , consequential damages or any damages or costs whatsoever includingrelated to, without limitation, damages for loss of use, data or profits, arising out of or in any way connected with the use or performance of our Sites, with the delay or inability to use our Sites, the provision of or failure to provide services, or for any information, software, products, services and related graphics obtained through the Sites, or otherwise arising out of the use of the Sites, whether based on contract, tort, strict liability, common law or otherwise. If you are dissatisfied with any portion of the Sites, or with any of these Terms, your sole and exclusive remedy is to discontinue using the Sites.

Governing Law and Jurisdiction

All matters relating to your use of, or access to, the Sites shall be governed by the statutes and laws of the Province of Ontario and the applicable laws of Canada therein. The Sites and the Content are intended for use only in jurisdictions where it may lawfully be offered for use.

Modifications to the Terms

DMC reserves the right to change these Terms at any time and your continued access to or use of the Sites after such changes indicates your acceptance of these Terms as modified. It is your responsibility to review these Terms regularly.

General Provisions

These Terms, including any materials referenced herein, constitute the entire agreement between DMC and you pertaining to the subject matter hereof and supersedes all prior or contemporaneous communications and proposals, whether electronic, oral or written, between you and DMC with respect to the Sites. Any words in the singular within the Terms include the plural and vice versa. A printed version of these Terms and of any notice given in electronic form shall be admissible in judicial or administrative proceedings based upon or relating to these Terms to the same extent and subject to the same conditions as other business documents and records originally generated and maintained in printed form. DMC’s failure to insist upon or enforce strict performance of any provision of these Terms shall not be construed as a waiver of any provisions or right. If any of the provisions contained in these Terms are determined to be void, invalid or otherwise unenforceable by a court of competent jurisdiction, such determination shall not affect the remaining provisions contained herein. Any reference to an entity shall include and shall be deemed to be a reference to any entity that is a successor to such entity.


DMC is committed to creating an accessible online environment and to making its web documents available to everyone. However, there may be instances where not all content is in an accessible format such as maps or Geographic Information System (G.I.S.) data; engineering drawings or complex technical data; and legacy applications or data. Should you need assistance in obtaining an accessible alternative for non-accessible content, contact DMC at