Terms and Conditi­ons

The following Terms of use apply to your use of the Conseil des arts de Montréal (CAM) website www.artsmontreal.org.

This document was updated on November 24, 2021.


When accessing and navigating the CAM website, you agree to the following terms.

Please note that these Terms may be modified from time to time. It is therefore important to review them regularly. We will notify you of any changes by displaying updated Terms of use on the CAM website. By continuing to use the website, you are deemed to have accepted these updated Terms of use.


A French version of the Terms of use is available at https://www.artsmontreal.org/conditions-dutilisation/

Intellectual property

All elements on the website, including but not limited to the design, information, text, images, graphics, sound, music, videos, interfaces, assembly, and layout thereof, are the exclusive property of the CAM or its licensors.

Legislation on copyright protects all content on the website. Modifying elements of the site that you have downloaded, copied, or printed does not give you any rights to their content.

Using the CAM logo

Artists, artists’ collectives and arts organizations that are required to publicly acknowledge the Conseil’s contribution to their projects and activities can find the CAM logo and specifications for its use at the following address: https://www.artsmontreal.org/en/logos-and-visibility-standards/.

Users agree not to copy, download, share, transmit, modify, display, or publish the CAM logo for any other purpose than to fulfill their obligation to publicly acknowledge the Conseil’s support for their projects and activities. Unless otherwise specified, any other use of the CAM logo is prohibited without the prior written consent of the Conseil des arts de Montréal.

Acceptable use of this website

You agree not to use the site for any unlawful purpose or any other purpose prohibited by this clause. You agree not to use the website in any manner that may adversely affect the services it offers or the operations of the CAM.

You further agree not to use the site to:

a) harass, abuse, or threaten others or otherwise violate the rights of another
b) infringe the intellectual property of the CAM or a third party
c) download or transmit computer viruses or any other software that could damage the property of the CAM or others
d) reverse engineer or disassemble any code or software on or from the site
e) violate or attempt to violate the security of the website through any unauthorized access, circumvention of encryption or other security tools, exploitation of data or interference with any host, user, or network
f) commit fraud
g) create a game, lottery or illegal pyramid scheme or take part in such activities
h) use the site or any service offered on the site for the purpose of sending spam or bulk promotional emails
i) publish or distribute obscene or defamatory material
j) publish or distribute any material that incites violence, hatred, or discrimination
k) unlawfully collect information about website users, including the collection of email addresses and personal information

Limitation of liability

You may not hold the CAM liable for any direct or indirect damage suffered in connection with the use of the website.

Accuracy of information

The CAM strives to provide you with the most complete and accurate information possible. However, the site may contain inaccuracies, omissions, spelling mistakes, typos, or other deficiencies. The CAM may also change information about services or programs on the website without prior notice. The website and all its content are made available to you without any guarantee. The CAM is not responsible for any potential errors.


The site contains hyperlinks to other websites, including social media sites. The CAM makes these hyperlinks available for your convenience. The CAM has no control over the substance of these sites and accepts no responsibility for their content or privacy practices.

Site access

The CAM uses reasonable means to ensure the website’s security and continuity of service. However, from time to time, certain factors beyond its control could cause temporary service interruptions. You agree that you will not hold the CAM liable for the consequences of such interruptions.

However, the CAM may modify or make unavailable, temporarily or permanently, part or all of its website at any time, without notice, and at its sole discretion. The CAM cannot be held liable for any inconvenience or damage caused by a temporary or permanent modification or interruption of the service offered by its website.


The CAM is not responsible for the incompatibility of any software downloaded or copied from its website, or for any interruption, defect, data processing or transmission delay, or power or system failure.

Legal framework

The Terms of use and any other legal notices posted on the website constitute the entire agreement between the CAM and you regarding the use of the website and its content.


In the event that any of the provisions set out in the site Terms of use are unlawful, void, or unenforceable for any reason, the provision shall be deemed severable from the site Terms of use and shall not affect the validity or enforceability of the remaining provisions.

Applicable laws

Use of the site is governed by the laws and courts of the province of Quebec and by the applicable legislation of Canada. Any dispute between you and the CAM, or any other person involved, will be resolved before the courts of Quebec located in the city of Montréal.

Legal recourse against the CAM

You waive any recourse or claim against the CAM arising directly or indirectly from the use of the website. You also undertake to defend the CAM, its staff members, representatives, and agents in any claim, demand, action, or lawsuit brought against it by individuals or groups as a result of your use of the site.

Questions and additional information

For any questions regarding these Terms of use, please contact the CAM by email at the following address: artsmontreal@montreal.ca.