Legal Notice

By accessing and using this Bâtirente website, you agree to be bound by the Legal Notice and to comply with the following Terms of Use. If you do not, you understand that you must not use this site.

This Legal Notice covers all websites directly managed by Bâtirente (www.batirente.qc.ca, www.plannuity.ca) and does not cover any secure sites produced by its provider of administration services, Desjardins Financial Security Life Assurance Company, which are covered by their own legal notices. 

Bâtirente refers to the Comité syndical national de retraite Bâtirente inc.

  • All information, trademarks and logos displayed on this website are protected by copyright.

  • Bâtirente may at any time change or update the information displayed on this website, which it provides for information purposes only.

  • Bâtirente shall not be held responsible for any harm loss or damage arising from the use of this site and the information contained therein.

  • Bâtirente cannot guarantee the availability of this site nor shall it be held responsible for problems that may occur during its use.

  • Links to other sites appearing on this website, including those offering downloadable software, are provided for convenience purposes only and Bâtirente shall not be held liable for them.

  • This website is under the legislative jurisdiction of the province of Québec, and the information it contains on Bâtirente’s products and services can only be used in Canada.

  • The contents and tools provided on this website shall at no time be used for commercial purposes by individuals not representing Bâtirente.

  • This website leads to secure sections which require a dedicated user ID and password. Users are responsible for their passwords and for the use made of them, with or without their consent.

  • The confidentiality of information exchanged by email cannot be guaranteed. For purposes of security and of verification or compilation of statistics, Bâtirente collects site access data, and may consult transmissions to and from this site.

  • Bâtirente is committed to protecting your security and your privacy, including the personal information you provide us, when applicable. Please consult our Privacy Policy for information on our practices in this regard.

  • The content of the Legal Notice is updated from time to time without prior notice.

Copyright and trademarks

All information on this website is protected by copyright laws. Users of this site are authorized to copy its content for personal use but no one has the right to redistribute, reproduce, republish, store in any medium, retransmit or modify the information on this website for commercial purposes without obtaining the written authorization of Bâtirente, or to make public use thereof without crediting the source.

All trademarks and logos (including certain names, words, titles, drawings, illustrations and icons) appearing on the pages of this site are registered or unregistered trademarks of Bâtirente or of third parties. Any use of these trademarks is strictly forbidden without their owner's written authorization. All unauthorized downloading, retransmission, copying or modification of trademarks or site content may be a violation of federal or other  copyright and trademark laws and the authors of such violations could be subject to legal action.

Bâtirente prohibits the use of its logos and trademarks as links to any other website without its written authorization.

Information accuracy

Bâtirente believes that the information contained on this site was accurate when it was entered thereon but cannot guarantee or ensure the currentness, accuracy, completeness or authenticity of its content or of each of its functionalities. Without limiting the foregoing, Bâtirente accepts no responsibility for the accuracy of the information contained on this site and provided by third parties. This site, as well as the information contained therein, was created for information purposes only. Furthermore, the information it contains may be subject to changes and updates at any time without prior notice. All products and services appearing on this site are subject to the terms and conditions of the agreements that govern them.

Disclaimer

Bâtirente shall not be held responsible to any person for any harm, loss or damages whatsoever (whether arising in contract, tort, negligence or otherwise) that may arise directly or indirectly from the use of this site or the information contained therein or from inability to use this site or this information or from the malfunctioning of this site, including any direct, indirect, special, consequential or third-party damages.

No warranties

Bâtirente cannot guarantee that the site will be available and that it will meet your requirements, nor does it guarantee that access to this site will not be interrupted, that there will be no delays, failures, errors, omissions or loss of transmitted information, nor that no viruses or other contaminating or destructive elements will be transmitted or that your computer system will incur no damage.

Disclaimer regarding links to other websites and downloadable software

Links to other websites or references to products, services, or publications other than Bâtirente’s are provided for your convenience only and do not imply Bâtirente’s approval or endorsement of such websites, products, services or publications. Such sites and references were developed independently of Bâtirente, and we cannot vouch for the currentness, accuracy, completeness or authenticity of the content or functionalities of the said sites or references. Linking to any other site shall be at your own risk and Bâtirente accepts no responsibility or liability for any damages related to such linking. Links to sites offering downloadable software are provided for your convenience only and Bâtirente shall not be held responsible for any difficulties associated with downloading the said software.

Jurisdiction

This site is governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the province of Québec. All disputes, disagreements or claims arising from or in connection with this site or its use shall be submitted to and be subject to the jurisdiction of the courts of the province of Québec. As a consequence, the courts of the province of Québec have exclusive jurisdiction over any lawsuit, action or proceeding arising from, or in connection with, this site or its use.

Information appearing on this site regarding the products and services of Bâtirente is intended for use in Canada only, where such products and services may lawfully be offered for use and/or sale, and is not intended for use or sale where prohibited by law.

Commercial use of contents

The content of this site may only be used for non-commercial purposes. The use of this content to promote the sale of products and services or to promote specific websites is prohibited.

Definitions provided on this site are for information purposes only and are intended to be general in nature. They have no contractual value and may differ from definitions in any contract. Please refer solely to the terms and conditions of your contract to determine your rights and obligations thereunder.

Bâtirente does not guarantee its search tools’ results. Likewise, calculations or projected results are provided for information purposes only. Bâtirente provides no guarantee regarding their accuracy or completeness because they are based on hypotheses. Default values are provided for illustration and reference purposes only. Please use them as guides or estimates only.

Answers in the FAQ section and those provided to those who send us questions are for information purposes only. They have no legal value and are not binding. Please consult your representative, accountant or lawyer, who will review all facts and formulate a response personalized to you.

Email

Any unprotected email communication is subject to possible interception or loss, and is also subject to possible alteration. Bâtirente shall not be held responsible to you or anyone else for damages arising from interception, loss or alteration of any email that you send to Bâtirente or that Bâtirente sends to you.

Control over use

A log is kept to record events that relate to security or that warrant verification, or for statistical purposes. This log may contain all accesses to the site or its various sections, all communications sent or received by a user (in the case of email functions integrated to the site), as well as any other activity related to the site.

Bâtirente has access to the communications sent or received through the site which it may use if it has reasonable ground to believe that a law has been broken or that the Terms of Use of the site have been violated.

Updating of Legal Notice

This notice will be updated and modified from time to time without prior notice. Accordingly, whenever you access this website, make sure to read this notice.

 


PRIVACY POLICY

This Privacy Policy pertains to confidential information obtained through websites directly managed by Bâtirente (www.batirente.qc.ca, www.plannuity.ca).

Bâtirente may from time to time request personal information to identify you, for purposes including adding you to our mailing lists, entering you in a contest, registering you for a subscription, informing you on our products and services or helping you apply for a job.

Thus, before requesting any personal information, Bâtirente will specify the purpose of this request and will only collect the information required for this purpose.

Only those persons associated with Bâtirente who need them to carry out their duties will have access to your personal information.

Bâtirente acknowledges the confidential nature of this information and is committed to protect its confidentiality by all reasonable means.  
 

To consult the Management and protection of personal information policy of our administration services provider, Desjardins Insurance*, please click on this link.

 

*Desjardins Insurance refers to Desjardins Financial Security Life Assurance Company.