These Terms and Conditions of Use apply to the CARCC - Copyright Visual Arts website located at www.cova-daav.ca (hereinafter referred to as the "Website”).
By accessing and using the Website, you confirm your acceptance of the Terms and Conditions of Use set out below.

Amendments and notices

Copyright Visual Arts - CARCC may revise or otherwise modify these Terms and Conditions of Use without notice and at its discretion. Copyright Visual Arts - CARCC may notify users by general notice on the website and its platform. Use of the site and platform after notification of such revisions will automatically imply your acceptance of such revisions.

Intellectual Property

All content and material presented or otherwise accessible on the Website, including, without limitation, articles, texts, photographs, images, graphics, icons, multimedia clips, interactive content, codes, tests, audio-video sequences, as well as the selection and arrangement of content on the website and platform (collectively, the "Material"), is protected by copyright, in accordance with Canadian law and international conventions in this regard. Copyright Visual Arts - CARCC owns the copyright or has acquired the necessary rights or licenses in and to the Material, it being understood that portions of the Material may have been licensed to Copyright Visual Arts - CARCC and/or published on the Website by a third party. Any transfer, reproduction, modification, publication, transmission, sale, distribution, performance, representation or exploitation of the Material, in whole or in part, in any form or by any means whatsoever, without the prior-written consent of Copyright Visual Arts - CARCC, is strictly prohibited

Certain words, phrases, names, designs or logos on the Website may constitute trademarks, service marks or tradenames of Copyright Visual Arts - CARCC, its partners or any third party (collectively, the "Marks"). The Marks belong to their respective owners and no use is permitted without their prior-written authorization.

Hyperlinks to other websites

The Website may include hyperlinks to other websites that are provided for reference by users. Copyright Visual Arts is in no way responsible for the content of these sites and does not endorse or make any representation or warranty as to the information, content, opinions, products and services contained or accessible therein. Access to and use of the sites included in hyperlinks are at the sole risk of their users, with complete exemption from Copyright Visual Arts - CARCC.

Limitation of liability

The information and software contained on this Website is provided without warranty of any kind, whether implied or otherwise, including its quality for a specific purpose or the accuracy of the information provided. Copyright Visual Arts - CARCC, its officers and directors, affiliates, employees, representatives, agents, licensees, successors and assigns shall not be liable in any way for any damages whatsoever, direct or indirect, arising from the use or inability to use the Website, the accuracy, incompleteness or misuse of the Materials and/or content posted, accessed or used on the Website or your actions or decisions to act on the basis of the Material contained on the Website, whether or not the possibility of such damage has been disclosed, including any loss or damage in kind or relating to loss of business, loss of economy, loss of data or profit, or any damage resulting from any liability doctrine relating to the use of any information or content found on this Website.

In addition, this Website may include technical errors, inaccuracies and typographical errors. Changes will be periodically made to the content of this Website and will be incorporated from time to time, at the sole discretion of Copyright Visual Arts - CARCC.

User profile and password

Whether you are a Member or Associate (or copyright holder for a Member or Associate) of Copyright Visual Arts, or a User of the Website for licensing or to subscribe using the Copyright Visual Arts services, you may log in to the Website at any time to validate or modify the personal information associated with your user profile. In consideration for your use of the Website and the services offered, you agree to provide true, current, complete and accurate information and you agree to be responsible for updating your registration.

Connection to the site and platform

To connect to the Website, we ask you to provide an email address (your username) and password. It is your responsibility to protect the confidentiality of this password. You assume responsibility for any activity on this Website using your password or username. You agree to immediately notify Copyright Visual Arts - CARCC of any unauthorized use of your password or user ID or any breach of security by writing to [email protected]


Copyright Visual Arts - CARCC may, from time to time, change its Privacy Policy.

Network security and efficiency

Under no circumstances shall Copyright Visual Arts - CARCC or any of its directors or employees be held liable for acts of computer piracy or any damage or loss caused to an artist, craftsman, assignee, institution or more generally to any natural or legal person using the Website.

The Website may experience occasional failures and some programming errors may be caused by updates or events beyond the control of the administrators or employees of Copyright Visual Arts - CARCC. As a reminder, while every reasonable effort is made to update and maintain the content of the Website, errors or omissions may occur, and we apologize in advance.

Access policy to the website and the platform of Copyright Visual arts

Copyright Visual Arts - CARCC reserves the right to deny access to its Website to any person whose conduct is, or may be, illegal, harmful, inappropriate or likely to be, with respect to Copyright Visual Arts, its members and associates, one of its partners or the general public.

Copyright Visual Arts - CARCC  /  June 2022