Terms of Use and Disclaimer

It is important that you carefully read all the terms and condition under which you may access and use www.pckip.com and any associated sites (collectively called “the site”). By accessing and using the site you confirm that you agree to be bound by the terms of use set out below. If you do not accept these terms and conditions, you must not access or use the site.

The site is operated for and on behalf of Perry + Currier Inc. (“P+C”) and Currier + Kao LLP (“C+K”). Perry + Currier Inc. is a patent and trademark agency. Currier + Kao LLP is a law firm. They operate as separate and independent practices whose services are marketed through the site and under the brand “PCK”. Your relationship with either of those firms shall be strictly governed by the terms of the applicable formal written retainer agreement with the respective entity. The use of the site and the use of the “contact us” form of communication with either firm or any individual member of either firm does not establish a professional or a solicitor-client relationship.

The material provided on the site is for information and educational purposes only. It is not intended to be intellectual property, business, legal, tax or other professional advice. You should not act or abstain from acting based on this information without first consulting a qualified professional such as a lawyer, patent agent, trademark agent or other suitable professional.

P+C and C+K and their respective members, employees, or associates make no representations and disclaim all expressed and implied warranties and conditions of any kind, including without limitation, representations, warranties or conditions regarding the quality, accuracy, or completeness of any information which is provided free of charge on the site. All information on the site is provided “As Is” with no warranty or representation of accuracy, timeliness, or reliability. The site may include inaccuracies or typographical errors.

The site may contain links to resources and other websites. These links are provided for convenience and as a source of information only are provided “As Is”, without warranty, condition, or representation. We do not endorse or approve any products, services, publications, information or links contained at the targeted websites or otherwise mentioned on the site. We assume no liability for any such content or information and expressly disclaim any liability for such content or information.

Information sent to or received over the Internet may not be secure.  P+C and C+K do not make any representation or warranty concerning the security or confidentiality of any communication sent or received on or through the site.

P+C and C+K have offices located in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. By accessing or using the site, you agree that all matters relating to your access to or use of the site shall be governed by the laws of the Province of Ontario and the federal laws of Canada where applicable, without regard to conflict of laws principles. You accept and submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of the Province of Ontario with respect to all matters relating to your access to and use of the site.

Copyright & Trademarks

P+C and C+K own the intellectual property to all documents, brand elements, logos, files, text, content etc. on the site unless otherwise indicated.

The following are trademarks of P+C and C+K: “Perry+Currier”, “Currier+Kao”, “PCK”, the PCK Square and its various forms and color use, “IP counsel as innovative as you are”, “Patent Law in Canada: We Wrote the Book”, and the use of “Greater than the sum of its parts” in association with the foregoing. Other names, words, titles, phrases, logos, designs, graphics, icons and trademarks displayed on this site may constitute registered or unregistered trademarks or other protected intellectual property of P+C and/or C+K. All rights are reserved.

You may print, download and use the documents, files, texts, content on the site provided that it is for your personal use, that you do not modify or alter the content, and that on each reprinted or reproduced copy the copyright notice is clearly displayed. No other use is permitted without the written consent of P+C and/or C+K.

Privacy Policy

P+C and C+K recognize the importance of privacy and the sensitivity of personal information. Since January 1, 2004, all businesses engaged in commercial activities must comply with the Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act (PIPEDA) and the Canadian Standards Association Model Code for the Protection of Personal Information, which it incorporates. The Act along with other legal principles make P+C and C+K accountable to you for the privacy of your personal information.

P+C and C+K use your contact information if submitted to us to send you information on intellectual property and legal topics and events or developments that may be of interest to you. Your personal information is maintained securely by P+C and C+K and is not shared outside the firm, except with subcontractors who have agreed to abide by our privacy policy and other rules. If you do not wish P+C or C+K to use your contact information in this manner please notify us by sending an e-mail to privacy@pckip.com or by using the contact information otherwise on the site.