The Town of Legal developed this website as a resource for its ratepayers and the general public wanting information about The Town of Legal and its services.
The Town of Legal is subject to the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy (FOIP) Act and is therefore, committed to protecting the personal information of its ratepayers as well as being open and accountable to the public by making information accessible while in compliance to the Act.
When you visit our website, our web server automatically collects a limited amount of information essential for the operation and security of our website. Some of this information (e.g. browser type) does not identify who you are while other information, such as your Internet domain name or IP address, may identify the service provider from which you receive internet service.
Collection, Use, and Disclosure of your Personal Information
Either before or when we collect information about you, we will explain how we intend to use it. We will limit the information we collect to what we need for those purposes, and we will use it only for those purposes.
If you choose to provide us with personal information in an e-mail or by filling out a form and submitting it to us through our Web site, we will use that information to respond to your message and to help us get the information you have requested.
We will only release your personal information to third parties in limited circumstances authorized under Section 40 of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FOIP) R.S.A 2000, F-25. Some of these circumstances are:
- where we have your written consent
- or to those departments within The Town of Legal who assist us in serving you
- or where we are required or permitted to do so by law.
We give a limited amount of information, only as necessary, in support of these limited circumstances.
You agree that you will not violate (or attempt to violate) the security of the Website by hacking, cracking, mail bombing, mounting a denial of service attack, breaching netiquette, or any other similar malicious, careless or negligent conduct. You agree not to upload content or computer code of any type to this Website. Any unauthorized use of the Website will terminate the license and all the limited rights or permission granted by the Town of Legal.
You are granted a limited, revocable, and nonexclusive right to create a hyperlink to the Website, so long as the link does not portray the Town of Legal, its officials, its employees, or its content, products or services in a false, misleading, derogatory, or otherwise offensive manner.
The Town of Legal owns the intellectual property rights, including copyright, or has acquired the necessary licenses, in the information and contents contained in this Website. This is including, but not limited to, all text, graphics, images, HTML code, multimedia clips, icons, the selection and compilation of the information of the Website. Copying, repackaging, redistributing or modifying the information provided by this Website, in whole or in part, in printed or electronic format, is strictly prohibited.
Disclaimer of Liability
Although the information contained in the Website is believed to be accurate and informative, the Town of Legal makes no representation or warranty as to the accuracy of the information contained in the Website or as to its suitability for the purpose for which you may wish to rely on it. As well, over time, some of the Information contained in the Website may become outdated. Any reliance on this Website shall be at your own risk.
The Website contains links to third party websites. The Town of Legal does not endorse any products or services that may be referred to in or linked to, this Website and is not responsible for the content found on any other website that you might access through this one. Links to third party websites are provided solely as a convenience to you.
Indemnification of the Town of Legal
If you have any questions, comments, or concerns about this agreement, please contact the Town of Legal.