Website terms and conditions

27 November 2018 (update)


By accessing this website, and any of its pages, you agree to be bound by the terms and conditions set out below. If you do not agree with these terms and conditions, in their current form or as they may be changed from time to time, immediately exit from this website and do not access any other pages. It is your responsibility to check periodically for any such changes to these terms and conditions.
References to Nickel Institute (or the Nickel Institute) in these terms and conditions shall include its directors, officers, employees, agents and other representatives.

Use of Website, Disclaimer and Limitation of Liability

While care has been taken in the selection and preparation of the information contained in and provided via this website, such information is obtained from a number of sources and is provided without charge. Any such information is provided on an "as is" basis without any representation, warranty or condition, whether express or implied, statutory or otherwise, as to: quality; accuracy; completeness; legality; currency; reliability; efficacy or fitness for a particular purpose; uninterrupted access to this website or those to which it is linked; error free operation of this website or those to which it is linked; and, the absence of computer viruses and other harmful components or corrupted data or information on this website or those to which it is linked.
The Nickel Institute and its content providers shall have no liability, whether direct, indirect, consequential, contingent, special or incidental (including liability for loss of profit, revenue, savings, property, data or use) related to or arising from the information on or provided via this website or any other websites that are linked to this website or the use thereof, whether based on breach of contract or tort (including negligence), including infringement of intellectual property rights, strict liability, breach of warranty, failure of essential purpose, fundamental breach, breach of a fundamental term or otherwise, even if advised of the possibility thereof.
Information provided on or via this website is intended for general informational purposes only, is not intended for use in specific applications, and should not be used or relied upon in any such regard. No information contained in or provided via this website, or any websites to which a link is provided, should be used without first obtaining professional advice relating to the specific application.
Anyone using this information does so at his or her own risk, and by using such information agrees to indemnify the Nickel Institute and its content providers from any and all liability, loss, injury, damages, costs and expenses (including legal fees and expenses) arising from such person's use of the information on or provided via this website, or websites linked from this website.

Member Access

Nickel Institute Members may be issued a user name and password (collectively, your “account”) in order to access certain sections of this website. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account, and for all activities that occur through the use of your account. You agree to: (a) immediately notify the Nickel Institute of any unauthorized use of your account or any other breach of security, and (b) ensure that you exit from your account at the end of each session. The Nickel Institute will not be liable for any loss or damage arising from your failure to comply with this section. You may be issued a new password or required to change your password from time to time.

Copyright and Trade-mark Notices

The Nickel Institute or its content providers retain all copyright, trade-mark and all other rights in all material contained on or provided via this site, including all text and graphic images. No portion of this material may be used or reproduced, other than for private informational purposes, or distributed, transmitted or "mirrored" in any form, or by any means, without the prior written permission of the Nickel Institute.
Certain names, words, titles, phrases, logos, icons, graphics or designs contained on or provided via this website, and those websites to which it is linked, may constitute trade names, registered or unregistered trade-marks or service marks ("Trade-marks") of Nickel Institute or of third parties. The display of any such Trade-marks does not imply the grant of any license to any other party.

Use of Links

Should you leave this website via a link contained herein and view content that is not provided by the Nickel Institute, you do so at your own risk. Links to other websites are for convenience only and should not be construed as an endorsement or approval of such websites by Nickel Institute.

Changes to Website

Changes may be made at any time to this website, these terms and conditions, and the information contained in or provided via this site, without notice.


Anyone accessing this website from other jurisdictions assume sole responsibility for compliance with local laws

By accessing and/or using our website, you may provide us with personal information as described in our Privacy Policy. You acknowledge that you have read and understood our Privacy Policy, which governs the collection, use and disclosure of such personal information.

These Terms constitute the entire agreement between you and the Nickel Institute with respect to the subject matter herein and supersede and replace all prior or contemporaneous understandings or agreements, written or oral, regarding such subject matter. If for any reason, any provision or portion of these terms are found to be unenforceable by law, the remaining provisions of the terms will continue in full force and effect.

You may not use this website for any illegal or unauthorized purpose.

These terms and conditions shall be governed by and interpreted in accordance with the laws of the Province of Ontario and the laws of Canada applicable in the Province of Ontario. The Nickel Institute makes no representation that materials on or provided via this website are appropriate or available for use in other jurisdictions. Anyone accessing this website from other jurisdictions assumes sole responsibility for compliance with local laws.
Any and all disputes or claims arising out of or in any way connected with this website or these terms and conditions (including any dispute as to whether an issue is arbitrable) shall be referred to and determined by a single arbitrator. The arbitration shall take place in the City of Toronto, Ontario, Canada at such place therein and time as the arbitrator may fix. The arbitration shall be conducted in English.



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