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As permanent residents of Canada, Ron`s Tax Prep abides by all Canadian Laws, Acts, and Regulations pertaining to and governing copyright enforcement.
The Copyright Law of Canada governs the legally enforceable rights to creative and artistic works under the laws of Canada. Canada passed its first colonial copyright statute in 1832 but was subject to imperial copyright law established by Britain until 1921. Current copyright law was established by the Copyright Act of Canada which was first passed in 1921 and substantially amended in 1988, 1997 and 2012. All powers to legislate copyright law are in the jurisdiction of the Parliament of Canada by virtue of section 91(23) of the Constitution Act 1867. (Cite: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Copyright_law_of_Canada)
The Copyright Act of Canada is the federal statute governing copyright law in Canada. It is jointly administered by the Department of Industry Canada and the Department of Canadian Heritage. The Copyright Act of Canada was first passed in 1921 and substantially amended in 1988 and 1997. Several attempts were made between 2005 and 2011 to amend the Copyright Act, but each of the bills (Bill C-60 in 2005, Bill C-61 in 2008, and Bill C-32 in 2010) failed to pass due to political opposition. In 2011, with a majority in the House of Commons, the Conservative Party introduced Bill C-11, titled the Copyright Modernization Act. Bill C-11 was passed and received Royal Assent on June 29, 2012. (Cite: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Copyright_Act_of_Canada)
Canadian law protects all original creative works, provided the conditions set out in the Copyright Act have been met. This means all original works of RonsTaxPrep.ca is protected by copyright. This Act prohibits others from copying our work without our prior written permission. Its purpose is to protect copyright owners while promoting creativity and the orderly exchange of ideas. (Cite: http://www.cipo.ic.gc.ca/eic/site/cipoInternet-Internetopic.nsf/eng/h_wr02281.html)
The Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act (PIPEDA): The Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act (PIPEDA or the PIPED Act) is a Canadian law relating to data privacy. It governs how private sector organizations collect, use and disclose personal information in the course of commercial business. On June 18, 2015, the Digital Privacy Act received Royal Assent. The Act introduces a number of amendments to the Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act (PIPEDA), most of which are now in force. For more information about the amendments, please see their fact sheet on the Digital Privacy Act. (Cite: https://www.priv.gc.ca/leg_c/leg_c_p_e.asp)
As such and to the best of our knowledge, all information contained on RonsTaxPrep.ca is either created and owned by RonsTaxPrep.ca, properly cited and/or used with permission and proper licences (where applicable).
Should you believe that we have infringed on your copyright, please use our contact for to contact us. Be sure to include:
- the name of the page and the URL (web link) that you believe the copyright infringement to be on
- the specific content that you are claiming ownership of
If a copyright infringement is found to have occurred, we will remove the content within 24 hours of verification.
Should our copyrighted content and other information be found on another’s website, we will provide the website administrator (either via contact form method, email and/or by telephone) with the same information as above, requesting the content be removed within 24 hours, after which time legal action may ensue.
Should you require more information on our copyright laws, feel free to contact us.
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