Terms & Conditions

This agreement applies as between you, the User of this Website TheResourceReport.com, is a Canadian based financial news site that covers companies in the resource sector on www.TheResourceReport.com  (hereinafter “Resource Report”, “we” or “us”). Your agreement to comply with and be bound by these terms and conditions is deemed to occur upon your first use of the Website. If you do not agree to be bound by these terms and conditions, you should stop using the Website immediately.


  1. Acceptance
    1. Please read these Terms and Conditions, our privacy policy and cookie policy, and all applicable supplemental terms (collectively, the “terms”) carefully, as they contain terms and conditions that impact your rights, obligations and remedies in connection with your use of the services and content. For example, the terms include:
      1. your obligation to comply with all applicable laws and regulations.
      2. limitations of our liability to you; and
      3. a requirement that you pursue claims or seek relief against us on an individual basis, rather than as a participant in any class or representative action or proceeding.
    2. Your access to and use of the services is conditioned on your acceptance of and compliance with all applicable terms. 
    3. We reserve the right to change these terms at any time.
    4. By accessing, browsing and/or using the services after updates to these terms have been posted, you agree to be bound by the updated terms. 
    5. Your failure to comply with the Terms may result in the suspension or termination of your access to the Services and may subject you to civil and criminal penalties.


  1. General Conditions
    1. We do not guarantee the accuracy, completeness, validity, or timeliness of information listed by us.
    2. We make material changes to these terms and conditions from time to time, we may notify you either by prominently posting a notice of such changes or via email communication.
    3. The website is licensed to you on a limited, non-exclusive, non-transferable, non-sublicensable basis, solely to be used in connection with the Service for your private, personal, non-commercial use, subject to all the terms and conditions of this Agreement as they apply to the Service.
    4. Cognitive PR Inc. are not nor should the public construe our activities as to be involving any of the following;
      1. Securities trading experts;
      2. Financial planners;
      3. Securities analysts or researcher;
      4. Provider of stock recommendations;
      5. Providing investment advice
      6. Independent Investment advisors or consultants;
      7. Stock pickers;
      8. Acting in the capacity of an investment advisor or engaging in activities that would be deemed to be providing investment advice that would require registration at the federal or provincial level;


  1. License to use website
    1. We may provide you with certain information because of your use of the Website or Services. Such information may include but is not limited to, documentation, data, or information developed by us, and other materials which may assist in your use of the Website or Services (“Our Materials”). 
    2. Subject to this Agreement, we grant you a non-exclusive, limited, non-transferable, and revocable license to use Our Materials solely in connection with your use of the Website and Services. Our Materials may not be used for any other purpose, and this license terminates upon your cessation of use of the Website or Services or at the termination of this Agreement.


  1. User Obligations
    1. As a user of the Website or Services, you may be asked to supply identifying information to us. 
    2. You may also provide personal information, including, but not limited to, your name. 
    3. You are responsible for ensuring the accuracy of this information. You must not share such identifying information with any third party, and if you discover that your identifying information has been compromised, you agree to notify us immediately in writing. An email notification will suffice. You are responsible for maintaining the safety and security of your identifying information as well as keeping us apprised of any changes to your identifying information. Providing false or inaccurate information or using the Website or Services to further fraud or unlawful activity is grounds for immediate termination of this Agreement.


  1. Acceptable Use
    1. You agree not to use the Website or Services for any unlawful purpose, or any purpose prohibited under this clause. You agree not to use the Website or Services in any way that could damage the Website, Services, or general business of Cognitive PR Inc.
    2. You further agree not to use the Website or Services:
      1. To harass, abuse, or threaten others or otherwise violate any person's legal rights.
      2. To violate any of our intellectual property rights or any third party.
      3. To upload or otherwise disseminate any computer viruses or other software that may damage the property of another.
      4. To perpetrate any fraud.
      5. To publish or distribute any obscene or defamatory material.
      6. To publish or distribute any material that incites violence, hate, or discrimination towards any group.
      7. To unlawfully gather information about others.


  1. Assumption of Risk
    1. The Website and Services are provided for communication, entertainment, and educational purposes only.
    2. You acknowledge and agree that any information posted on Our Website is not intended to be legal advice, or financial advice, and no fiduciary relationship has been created between you and us.
    3. We, nor our Owners, directors, employees, partners, agents, suppliers, or affiliates, do not assume responsibility or liability for any advice or other information given on the Website or any incurred losses. All investment responsibility rests solely on the individual trader/investor and not The Resource Report.


  1. Advertisements and third-party content
    1. Within the Services and subject to a separate contractual agreement, Cognitive PR Inc. provides an online service through which the user, as an advertiser, can create and publish offers and consisting of text and images (hereinafter “third-party content”).
    2. The services are used to publish advertisements and to bring together sellers and buyers of the goods and services advertised. 
    3. Cognitive PR Inc. is not itself a seller of the goods and services advertised in the advertisements.
    4. Cognitive PR Inc. will not publish negative information of the Profiled Issuers during its campaign.
    5. Subject to applicable advertising standards The Resource Report requires users submitting content not to submit content that:
      1. contains ill-mannered, profane, abusive, racist, or hateful language or expressions, text, photographs, or illustrations that are pornographic or in poor taste, inflammatory attacks of a personal, racial, or religious nature.
      2. is defamatory, threatening, disparaging, grossly inflammatory, false, misleading, fraudulent, inaccurate, unfair, contains exaggeration or unsubstantiated claims.
      3. violates the privacy rights of any third party, is unreasonably harmful or offensive to any individual or community.
      4. discriminates on the grounds of race, religion, national origin, gender, age, marital status, sexual orientation, or disability, or refers to such matters in any manner prohibited by law.
      5. violates or inappropriately encourages the violation of any municipal, state, federal, or international law, rule, regulation, or ordinance.
      6. sends repeated messages and/or makes derogatory or offensive comments about another individual or repeats the same message under multiple emails or subjects.
    6. Any submitted content that includes, but is not limited to the following, will be refused. 
    7. The Resource Report does not assume any responsibility over advertisements and third-party content posted.


  1. Forward looking statements
    1. This website may contain "forward-looking information" (as defined in applicable Canadian securities legislation) that is based on expectations, estimates and projections as of the date of the content is published on this website. 
    2. Wherever possible, words such as "anticipate", "believe", "expects", "intend" and similar expressions have been used to identify these forward- looking statements. Information on this website has been furnished for your information only, is accurate at the time of posting, and may be superseded by more current information. Except as required by law, we do not undertake any obligation to update the information, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.


  1. Investment risks associated to purchasing profiled issuers security
    1. Investments in the Profiled Issuers do involve a high degree of risk and uncertainties and may be subject to extreme volume and as a result may be subject to price volatility, perhaps more so during the Campaigns. 
    2. Any favorable past performance of a Profiled Issuer does not guarantee future results and therefore an investor must be prepared to lose their entire investment.
    3. When we acquire, purchase or sell the Profiled Issuers securities it may 
      1. cause temporary but unrealistic increase in volume and price of the Profiled Issuers security; 
      2. cause of volatility in the Profiled Issuer’s security; 
      3. cause if selling the Profiled Issuers stock the share price may decline significantly; 
      4. allow us to make substantial gains when an investor may incur significant losses if purchased during the Campaign.
    4. Securities that trade on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX), TSX-Venture (TSX-V) and the Canadian Securities Exchange (CSE) do carry high amounts of volatility and the share price of a Profiled Issuer may be exposed to high-volatility, illiquid and unpredictable which may make it difficult for investors to sell their securities of the Profiled Issuers.
    5. Forward-looking information involves known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors which may cause the actual results, performance, or achievements of Profiled Issuer to be materially different from any future results, performance or achievements expressed or implied by the forward-looking information. 
    6. Caution must always be exercised when presented with forward-looking information.


  1. Risk related to the profiled issuers
    1. All the risks related to the Profiled Issuers campaign may not be published as it may present a conflict of interest in our Contractual Agreement with our client the Profiled Issuer and all investors must conduct their own due diligence with the assistance of your legal, tax and investment advisor as the contractor is protected under Caveat Emptor.
    2. A Profiled Issuer may run the risk of becoming insolvent in the event they are not able to carry operations due to lack of financing and/or bankruptcy.
    3. Often a Profiled Issuer are in the early development stage which may present high-volatility and High-risks and are extremely speculative in nature for investments.


  1. Conflicts Of Interest
    1. At times, we may pose a conflict of interest as we are being paid by a client to publish and disseminate positive information on behalf of the corporation under contract.
    2. Our content of information involves both actual and material conflicts of interests to promotions but include and not limited to the following:
      1. We receive monetary and/or securities compensation


  1. Reverse engineering and security
    1. You agree not to undertake any of the following actions:
      1. Reverse engineer or attempt to reverse engineer or disassemble any code or software from or on the Website or Services.
      2. Violate the security of the Website or Services through any unauthorized access, circumvention of encryption or other security tools, data mining, or interference to any host, user, or network.


  1. Intellectual Property
    1. You agree that the Website and all Services provided by The Resource Report are the property of Cognitive PR Inc., including all copyrights, trademarks, trade secrets, patents, and other intellectual property ("Our IP"). 
    2. You agree that we own all rights, title, and interest in Our IP, and that you will not use Our IP for any unlawful or infringing purpose. You agree not to reproduce or distribute Our IP in any way, including electronically or via registration of any new trademarks, trade names, service marks, or Uniform Resource Locators (URLs), without express written permission from us.
    3. To make the Website and Services available to you, you hereby grant us a royalty-free, non-exclusive, worldwide license to copy, display, use, broadcast, transmit and make derivative works of any content you publish, upload, or otherwise make available to the Website. 
    4. We claim no further proprietary rights in third-party Content.


  1. Indemnification

You agree to defend and indemnify us and any of our affiliates (if applicable) and hold us harmless against any legal claims and demands, including reasonable attorney's fees, which may arise from or relate to your use or misuse of the Website or Services, your breach of this Agreement, or your conduct or actions.


  1. Exclusion of liability
    1. You understand and agree that we 
      1. do not guarantee the accuracy, completeness, validity, or timeliness of information listed by us or any third parties; and 
      2. shall not be responsible for any materials posted by us or any third party. 
    2. You shall use your judgment, caution, and common sense in evaluating any prospective methods or offers and any information provided by us or any third party.
    3. Further, we shall not be liable for direct, indirect consequential, or any other form of loss or damage that may be suffered by a user using the Website including loss of data or information or any kind of financial or physical loss or damage.
    4. In no event shall The Resource Report, nor its Owner, directors, employees, partners, agents, suppliers, or affiliates, be accountable for any indirect, incidental, special, eventful, or exemplary costs, including without limitation, loss of proceeds, figures, usage, goodwill, or other intangible losses, consequential from 
      1. your use or access of or failure to access or use the Website and/or Services; 
      2. any conduct or content of any third party on Website and/or Services; 
      3. any content obtained from Website and/or Services; and 
      4. unlawful access, use or alteration of your transmissions or content, whether or not based on guarantee, agreement, domestic wrong (including carelessness) or any other lawful concept, whether or not we've been aware of the possibility of such damage, and even if a cure set forth herein is originated to have futile of its important purpose.


  1. Limitation on liability

We are not liable for any damages that may occur to you because of your use of the Website or Services, to the fullest extent permitted by law. This section applies to any claims by you, including, but not limited to, lost profits or revenues, consequential or punitive damages, negligence, strict liability, fraud, or torts of any kind.


  1. Spam Policy

You are strictly prohibited from using the Website or any of our Services for illegal spam activities, including gathering email addresses and personal information from others or sending any mass commercial emails.


  1. Third-party links and content

We may occasionally post links to third-party websites or other services. You agree that we are not responsible for any loss or damage caused because of your use of any third-party services linked to or from Our Website.


  1. Modification and variation

We may, from time to time and at any time without notice to you, modify this Agreement. You agree that we have the right to modify this Agreement or revise anything contained herein. You further agree that all modifications to this Agreement are in full force and effect immediately upon posting on the Website and that modifications or variations will replace any prior version of this Agreement unless prior versions are specifically referred to or incorporated into the latest modification or variation of this Agreement.


  1. Entire agreement

This Agreement constitutes the entire understanding between the Parties concerning any use of this Website. This Agreement supersedes and replaces all prior or contemporaneous agreements or understandings, written or oral, regarding the use of this Website.


  1. Service interruptions

We may need to interrupt your access to the Website to perform maintenance or emergency services on a scheduled or unscheduled basis. You agree that your access to the Website may be affected by unanticipated or unscheduled downtime, for any reason, but that we shall have no liability for any damage or loss caused because of such downtime.


  1. Term, Termination and Suspension

We may terminate this Agreement with you at any time for any reason, with or without cause. We specifically reserve the right to terminate this Agreement if you violate any of the terms outlined herein, including, but not limited to, violating the intellectual property rights of us or a third party, failing to comply with applicable laws or other legal obligations, and/or publishing or distributing illegal material. At the termination of this Agreement, any provisions that would be expected to survive termination by their nature shall remain in full force and effect.


  1. No Warranties

You agree that your use of the Website and Services is at your sole and exclusive risk and that any Services provided by us are on an "As Is" basis. We hereby expressly disclaim any express or implied warranties of any kind, including, but not limited to the implied warranty of fitness for a particular purpose and the implied warranty of merchantability. We make no warranties that the Website or Services will meet your needs or that the Website or Services will be uninterrupted, error-free, or secure. We also make no warranties as to the reliability or accuracy of any information on the Website or obtained through the Services. You agree that any damage that may occur to you, through your computer system, or because of the loss of your data from your use of the Website or Services is your sole responsibility and that we are not liable for any such damage or loss.


  1. General Provisions
    1. This Agreement, or the rights granted hereunder, may not be assigned, sold, leased, or otherwise transferred in whole or part by you. Should this Agreement, or the rights granted hereunder, be assigned, sold, leased, or otherwise transferred by us, the rights, and liabilities of Cognitive PR Inc. will bind and inure to any assignees, administrators, successors, and executors.
    2. If any part or sub-part of this Agreement is held invalid or unenforceable by a court of law or competent arbitrator, the remaining parts and sub-parts will be enforced to the maximum extent possible. In such a condition, the remainder of this Agreement shall continue in full force.
    3. If we fail to enforce any provision of this Agreement, this shall not constitute a waiver of any future enforcement of that provision or any other provision. Waiver of any part or sub-part of this Agreement will not constitute a waiver of any other part or sub-part.
    4. Headings of parts and sub-parts under this Agreement are for convenience and organization, only. Headings shall not affect the meaning of any provisions of this Agreement.
    5. No agency, partnership, or joint venture has been created between the Parties because of this Agreement. No Party has any authority to bind the other to third parties.
    6. We are not liable for any failure to perform due to causes beyond its reasonable control including, but not limited to, acts of God, acts of civil authorities, acts of military authorities, riots, embargoes, acts of nature, and natural disasters, and other acts which may be due to unforeseen circumstances.
    7. The terms herein will be governed by and construed by the laws of Quebec without giving effect to any principles of conflicts of law. The Courts of Quebec shall have exclusive jurisdiction over any dispute arising from the use of the Website and/or Services.