Term of Use

SOCAN makes available information, materials and products on this Website, subject to the following terms and conditions. By accessing this site, you agree to the terms and conditions as outlined in this legal notice. SOCAN reserves the right to change these terms and conditions from time to time at its sole discretion.


Except where otherwise specified, the contents and all materials contained on this Website are copyright © 2009 SOCAN, Toronto, Canada. All rights reserved. Except as specifically permitted herein, no portion of the information on this Website may be reproduced in any form or by any means without the prior written permission of SOCAN.

Featured Members – Audio Clips

The audio clip materials contained herein are protected under various laws. These materials are for non-commercial use only. Any reproduction, publication, further distribution or public exhibition of audio clip materials provided at this site, in whole or in part, is strictly prohibited. Any unauthorized use may subject the offender to civil liability and criminal prosecution.

Links to third-party Websites

The SOCAN Website contains links to third-party Websites which are not under the control of SOCAN. SOCAN makes no representations whatsoever about any other Website to which you may have access through the SOCAN Website.

When you access a non-SOCAN Website, you do so at your own risk and SOCAN is not responsible for the accuracy or reliability of any information, data, opinions, advice, or statements made on these sites. SOCAN provides these links merely as a convenience and the inclusion of such links does not imply that SOCAN endorses or accepts any responsibility for the content or uses of such Websites.

The SOCAN logo is a registered trademark of SOCAN. All other trademarks, trade names or company names referenced herein are used for identification purposes only and are the property of their respective owners.

Use of Website information

Except as otherwise indicated elsewhere on this site, anyone may view, copy, print and distribute documents available on this Website subject to the following conditions:

  1. The document is permitted to be used solely for personal, informational, non-commercial purposes.
  2. The document may not be modified or altered in any way.
  3. Any copy of the document or portion thereof must include the copyright notice above and this permission notice.
  4. SOCAN reserves the right to revoke such authorization at any time, and any such use shall be discontinued immediately upon written notice from SOCAN.

Warranties and disclaimers

All information and software on this Website is provided “as is,” without warranty of any kind, either express or implied, including, but not limited to, the implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement or accuracy of information provided. SOCAN assumes no responsibility for errors or omissions in any information, calculation, or software or other documents that are found on this Website or referenced by or linked to this Website. References to corporations, their products and services are provided “as is” without warranty of any kind, either express or implied. In no event shall SOCAN be liable for any special, incidental, indirect or consequential damages of any kind, or any damages whatsoever, including, without limitation, those resulting from loss of use, data or profits, whether or not advised of the possibility of damage, and on any theory of liability, arising out of or in connection with the use or performance of this information.

This Website could include technical or other inaccuracies or typographical errors. Changes are periodically added to the information contained on this Website and will be incorporated into new editions of this Website from time to time at the sole discretion of SOCAN. This Website can be accessed from other countries around the world and may contain references to SOCAN materials, products, services, and programs that do not apply in your country. No implication should be taken from such references.

We may change our Privacy Policy from time to time. The electronic version of SOCAN’s privacy policy is provided as a convenience. SOCAN’s printed version of its privacy policy will always govern and is available by contactingsocanprivacy.officer@socan.ca.