For the purposes hereof, the terms “BlackRock”, “we,” “us,” and “our” mean BlackRock Metals Inc., a corporation with its head office located at 1080, Beaver Hall Hill, suite 1606 Montréal (Québec) H2Z 1S8 Canada.
Disclaimer of Warranty
We make every effort to ensure that the information on the Website is reliable when published. Despite our best efforts, we cannot guarantee that the information is accurate or complete, free from error or omission, or that it is up-to-date at all times. We cannot guarantee that the Website will be accessible at all times, without interruption, or that it will be free from errors. We shall not be held responsible for any damages that may result from the inaccessibility of the Website, or from any difficulties that you may experience while accessing or using the Website, including: an interruption of service; a network failure; the malfunction of any equipment, computer hardware or software; or any faulty, incomplete, incomprehensible or deleted transmission, whether or not such difficulties have been brought to our attention. In general and without limiting the specific cases of limitation of liability mentioned above, and notwithstanding any provisions to the contrary, we shall not be held responsible for any damages that may result from or relate to the Website and/or its contents.
Termination of the Website
We reserve the right to suspend, and/or terminate, at any time, without warning, full or partial access to: the Website, including any of our pages accessible through certain social media websites. We additionally reserve the right to discontinue uploading information to such sites, in which case we shall not be held responsible for any damages that you may incur. All information on the Website is subject to change without prior notice.
The content of the Website is approved by Yves Desrosiers, P. Eng. Y. Desrosiers is a qualified person as defined by National Instrument 43-101 (“NI 43-101”).
The scientific and technical information contained on the Website was reviewed and approved by Y. Desrosiers, P. Eng., Vice President, Environment, for BlackRock, and a “qualified person” as defined by NI 43-101 – Standards of Disclosure for Mineral Projects. All Mineral Reserves and Mineral Resources have been estimated in accordance with the standards of the Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum (“CIM”) and NI 43-101. Any Mineral Resources are reported exclusive of Mineral Reserves. Mineral Resources that are not Mineral Reserves do not have demonstrated economic viability.
Cautionary Note to US investors concerning estimates of measured, indicated and inferred resources: The Mineral Resource and Mineral Reserve estimates contained on the Website have been prepared in accordance with the requirements of laws in effect in Canada, which differ from the requirements of United States laws and use terms that are not recognized by the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”). Canadian reporting requirements for disclosure of mineral properties are governed by NI 43-101. The definitions used in NI 43-101 are incorporated by reference from the CIM Definition Standards adopted by CIM Council on May 10, 2014. U.S. reporting requirements are governed by the SEC Industry Guide 7 under the United States Securities Act of 1933, as amended.
Accordingly, any information on the Website containing descriptions of BlackRock’s mineral deposits may not be comparable to similar information made public by United States companies subject to the reporting and disclosure requirements under United States federal securities laws and the rules and regulations thereunder.
The Website may contain hyperlinks that may direct you to the websites of third parties. The fact that the Website offers links to other websites does not mean that we endorse or approve the content of these websites or the products, services or publications that may appear thereon. The content available through these hyperlinks is not subject to our policies. Therefore, we shall not be held responsible for any damages that you may incur when you are redirected to another website by way of a hyperlink.
Your use of the Website
The Website is made available to you and provided exclusively for your personal and non-commercial use. You cannot use the Website in a manner that competes with BlackRock’s activities.
You must not use on the Website any form of destructive software such as viruses, worms, Trojan horses, time bombs, cancelbots or other harmful components, files, programs or computer codes designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functioning of the Website. You may not attempt to gain unauthorized access to the Website, other computer systems or networks connected to the Website by password extraction or other means; interfere with or disrupt networks or servers connected to the Website or violate the regulations, policies or procedures of such networks; and use, download or otherwise copy, or provide to a person or entity, any user information, or data on the use or any portion thereof for any purposes.
You acknowledge that you are using the Website and that you rely on it at your own risk. To the extent permitted by law, we offer no warranty of any kind with respect to the Website, all provided “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE”. THE PARTIES EXPRESSLY EXCLUDE ALL REPRESENTATIONS, WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, ACCURACY AND RELIABILITY OF INFORMATION MADE AVAILABLE, NON-INFRINGEMENT AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AS WELL AS THOSE ARISING OUT OF APPLICABLE LAW OR OTHERWISE UNDER THE MARKET OR NORMAL COURSE OF BUSINESS. WE DO NOT WARRANT THAT THE WEBSITE WILL CONTINUE TO OPERATE, OPERATE WITHOUT INTERRUPTION OR BE FREE FROM ERRORS.
TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, YOU AGREE THAT BLACKROCK IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, DIRECT OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES OF OTHER TYPES OF DAMAGES (INCLUDING IN PARTICULAR, PROPERTY DAMAGE, LOSS OF INFORMATION, PROGRAMS OR DATA, ECONOMIC LOSSES) ARISING FROM THE USE OF THE WEBSITE, ANY CONTENT PROVIDED, A THIRD PARTY WEBSITE, OR THAT ARISES FROM ANY ACTS OR OMISSIONS OF A USER, THE INABILITY TO USE OR ACCESS THE WEBSITE, WHETHER OR NOT YOU HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGE OR SUCH LOSS, OR THAT SUCH DAMAGE OR SUCH LOSS IS REASONABLY FORESEEABLE.
We comply with the applicable law governing the protection of personal information.
E-mails are neither secure nor confidential. They can be lost or intercepted, in much the same way as communications by other means (for example, by post). No electronic system is completely secure or error-free. We shall not be held responsible for any damages that you may incur from using our Website or from any exchange of e-mail or electronic messages, whether originating from you or from us.
You alone are responsible for ensuring the protection and safekeeping of your data when using your computer platforms and devices.
Trademarks and Intellectual Property
All web content (including text, illustrations, graphics, images, photographs, audio and video clips, software and codes available on the Website (collectively, the “Content“), including the manner in which the Content is presented, is protected by Canadian and foreign laws, notably under copyright law, and belongs to BlackRock and its licensors. You are prohibited from: i) using, reproducing, modifying, adapting, translating, downloading or transmitting the Content, in whole or in part, or otherwise permit access; ii) modifying, removing or covering any trademark or property notice included in or on the Content of the Website; and iii) decompiling, disassembling, decrypting, extracting the Website or performing reverse engineering on the Website or their components, including, but not limited to, software, or assist anyone in doing the foregoing.
Certain names, words, titles, phrases, graphics, logos, icons or designs used on the Website may be trademarks belonging to the members of BlackRock and its licensors, or used with the consent of third party owners. You agree not to remove, edit or otherwise alter trademarks, service marks, logos and other proprietary information contained on the Website. Trademarks and the information contained on the Website, including comments from users, may not be reproduced, in whole or in part, or used in any way without obtaining our prior written consent.
Social Media Platforms
These Terms and Conditions are governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the Province of Quebec, Canada and of the laws of Canada applicable therein without regard to its choice of law or conflicts of law principles. You agree that any dispute is to be submitted to a Quebec court of competent jurisdiction in the district of Montreal, Province of Quebec.
These Terms and Conditions constitute the entire agreement between you and BlackRock regarding your use of and access to the Website and any other subject matter herein, and they replace any previous agreement, representation, warranty or understanding, whether verbal or written, express or implied, in this regard. If any portion of these Terms and Conditions is declared or held unlawful, invalid, or unenforceable, then such portion of these Terms and Conditions shall be deemed severed herefrom and shall not affect the validity or enforceability of the remainder of these Terms and Conditions.