Terms and Conditions

Description of the Service

The CATS Job Board is an on-line classified advertising service administered by Career and Transition Services, Continuing Education, McGill University (“CATS”), where job seekers may advertise their availability and apply for jobs and employers may advertise job postings and search for, and contact, job seekers. Only authorized individuals have permission to access the job board for the purposes of contacting job seekers and to advertise job postings.

Registration and User’s Obligations

Both job seekers and employers using the Job Board agree to (a) provide true, accurate, current and complete information about themselves and (b) maintain and promptly update the user information to keep it true, accurate, current and complete. Users will be asked to set up a profile as part of the Job Board registration process. Users are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of their profile and are fully responsible for all activities that occur under said profile. Users agree to (a) notify CATS immediately of any unauthorized use of their profile or any other breach of security, and (b) ensure that their account is properly exited at the end of each session. CATS is not liable for any loss or damage arising from a user’s use or misuse of this service.

Privacy Policy

When users provide information on the Job Board, their consent is deemed to have been given for that information to be shared with other users of the Job Board. CATS does not use techniques that collect personal information about users without their knowledge.

For more information about the CATS Job Board Privacy Policy, please click here. This link will open up a new tab in your browser.  To return to this page, close the Privacy Policy tab once finished.

CATS is not obligated to monitor, supervise or control the content of the Job Board and is not responsible for the use of the Job Board or the information disclosed on the site.  Users agree to not hold CATS liable for the quality, safety or legality of the listings posted, the truth or accuracy of any information provided by users, or the ability of users (either job seekers or employers) to fulfill the obligations or services advertised.  CATS does not have an obligation to control the information provided by users of the Job Board, including other job seekers and employers, which is made available through the site. CATS cannot be held to fault in the event that material is found to be offensive, inaccurate or deceptive. Users acknowledge that risk is involved with posting personal information online and accept that risk, including all risks related to the potential disclosure of the information posted to the site.  Please use caution, professional courtesy and common sense when using the site.

 Modifications to the Service

CATS reserves the right at any time to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, the Job Board without notice. Users agree that CATS shall not be liable to users or to any third party for any modification, suspension or discontinuance of the service. CATS makes no warranty that postings will be correctly processed or accepted or that the service will be free of technical difficulties.


CATS reserves the right, but is under no obligation, to monitor any activity and content associated with the Job Board.  CATS may investigate any complaints or reported violation of the Terms & Conditions and take any action that it deems appropriate, which may include, but is not limited to, issuing warnings, suspending or canceling Job Board accounts, denying access and/or removing any postings from the Job Board.

Termination of Access

Users agree that CATS, at its sole discretion, may terminate a user’s profile and remove and discard any content within this service, for any reason, including: a change in membership status, for lack of use or in the event that IBABC believes that a user has violated or acted inconsistently with the letter or spirit of our Terms & Conditions. CATS may also at its sole discretion and at any time discontinue providing the service, or any part thereof, without notice. CATS may immediately deactivate or delete a user’s account and all related information and files in their account. Further, users agree that CATS shall not be liable to you or any third-party for any termination of your access to the service.

Amendment to Terms & Conditions

Users acknowledge that CATS may at any time modify the Terms & Conditions and any service features, benefits or rules by posting the amended terms even though changes may affect the user.  All amended terms shall be effective upon being posted on this site. The last revised date of the Terms & Conditions can be found at the bottom of this document.

Limitation of Liability

CATS shall not be liable for any damages inflicted on the user in relation to the Job Board and all related services, however derived, including, but not limited to the following:

  • those arising from these Terms & Conditions,
  • the use or the inability to use the Job Board,
  • the failure of the system to process or accept a listing, or
  • CATS’ modification or discontinuance of the service.

Report Violations

Please report any violations of the Terms & Conditions to Olivier Dupiton: Olivier.Dupiton@mcgill.ca


LAST MODIFIED: August 24, 2018