Legal notice

The owner of the website

The present website is the property of the Universe/City Mikaël (UCM) Teaching & Research Center, Inc., non-profit organization, located at 51, rue Saint-Antoine, J8C 2C4 Sainte-Agathe-Des-Monts (Quebec) Canada.

The official UCM representatives in the world are:

1/ in Canada and international: UCM (Canada), 51 rue Saint-Antoine, Ste-Agathe-des-Monts, Québec, Canada, J8C 2C4

2/ in Belgium: UCM Belgique, 21, rue Robertsart, 5150 Franière

3/ in Switzerland : UCM Suisse, p.a Crèges, route de Courgenay 21, 2900 Porrentruy 

4/ in India: UCM Foundation of India, C-207/8, Floor-2, plot-63/74, Tower C, Ashok Tower, DR S.S Rao road, Opp Mahatma Gandhi Hospital, Parel, Mumbaï - 400012 MAHARASHTRA India

5/ in other countries: UCM Canada, 51 rue Saint-Antoine, Ste-Agathe-des-Monts, Québec, Canada, J8C 2C4

Intellectual property, copyright and protection of data and trademarks 

All of the present contents or any available through the Services of UCM such as texts, graphics, logos, buttons, images, and data compilation are the exclusive property
of UCM NPO INC., Canada and UCM France, and are protected by American, Canadian and French Law as well as the International Law of intellectual
property, copyright and protection of data bases.

All designs, templates,  graphic charts, logos, texts and titles, as well as the appellation and trademark « UCM » are protected by:

-  Corporate Number 1160045424 issued by the Corporate registrar of Quebec;

-  Registration Certificate N°TMA 538, 467 issued by the Office of Intellectual Property, Canada to UCM;

-  Registrations numbers: 4127139  and 4096721 at the National Institute of Intellectual Property, France, issued to UCM FRANCE. 

-  SIRET number issued by INSEE to UCM FRANCE: 494 281 322 00011

All use that has not been authorized by UCM NPO Inc. and UCM France constitutes counterfeit. 

You may not use any meta tags or hidden texts using the name, brand name or registered trademarks of UCM and UCM France without
our explicit, written authorization. 


All disloyal competition, fraud or false publicity in any form whatsoever of articles sold or their commercial presentation will be reported to the DGCCRF in France and,
when appropriate, to the competent authority in other countries, for infringement of the law and could lead to judicial proceedings. 

Terms & Conditions of Use: 

Please read these terms & conditions of use attentively before using the Services of the UCM website. Using the UCM website means you agree to the present terms
and conditions of use. 

1. Private Life 

To understand our policies, please consult our policy regarding the protection of personal databases and our policy regarding Internet Publicity and Cookies (cf. General Terms &
Conditions of Sale), which also governs use of the Services of the UCM website. 

2. Our commitment and responsibility

We will do our best to ensure the availability of the Services of the UCM website and to ensure that the transmissions therein are free from error. However, given the
unpredictability of the Internet, this cannot be guaranteed. Moreover, your access to the website may occasionally be suspended or limited for repair, maintenance, or to add a
new function or service. We will do our utmost to limit the frequency and duration of such suspensions or limitations. 

In its dealings with professionals, UCM is not responsible for any losses that are not due to an error of ours, nor for any commercial losses (including losses of profit,
benefits, contracts, hoped-for savings, data, customers or superfluous expenses), nor for any indirect or consecutive losses that were not foreseen by you or us when you
began using the UCM website. 

We will not be held responsible for delays or your impossibility to respect your obligations as regards these terms & conditions if the delay or impossibility are beyond our
reasonable control. This condition does not affect your legal right to have the products expedited and the services provided within a reasonable delay or to receive a refund
if the products or services ordered cannot be delivered within a reasonable delay due to circumstances beyond our reasonable control. 

The liability regime may differ depending on the country and our contractual provisions may limit certain rights to consumer profit as laid down by law in their country. 

Nothing in these terms & conditions aims to limit or exclude our responsibility in case of theft, death or bodily harm caused by our negligence or grave error. 

3. Applicable rights and jurisdiction clauses                                 

The present terms & conditions of use are subject to French law regarding contracts between a customer residing in France or in any European Union country and the application of
the Vienna Convention on the International Sale of goods (CISG) for any customer residing in another country.

For customers residing in France or or in any European Union country, you agree, as we do, to submit all ligitation arising from the commercial relationship between you and us to
the non-exclusive competence of the jurisdictions of France, which means that regarding the application of the present terms & conditions of use, you may take
legal action to assert your consumer rights in France or in the European Union country in which you reside. 

For customers residing in another country, you agree, as we do, to submit all ligitaton arising from the commercial relationship between you and us to the exclusive competence of
the jurisdiction of Montreal, in Quebec, Canada. 

4. Modifications of service or terms & conditions of use 

We reserve the right to modify at any time all Services of the UCM website, our procedures and general terms & conditions, inclduing the present terms & conditions of use.
You are subjected to the current terms & conditions, procedures and terms & conditions of use as soon as you use the UCM website. Should any provison of these terms &
conditions of use be considered invalid, void, or unenforceable for any reason, then that provision shall be deemed severable from this agreement  and shall not affect the validity and
enforceability of the remaining provisions. 

5. Waiver

If you infringe one of the terms & conditions of use and we do not take legal action, we still maintain the right to enforce our rights and take legal action or appeal
n any other situation where you infringe other terms and conditions of use.  

Terms of use

6. Our contact details

Identification: Universe/City Mikaël (UCM), Inc., non-profit organization

Corporate number: 1160045424

Legal status: non-profit organization

Surname of legal representative: Lavergne

First name: Francis

Headquarters: 51, rue Saint-Antoine

Postal code: J8C 2C4

City: Sainte-Agathe-des-Monts (Québec)

Country: Canada

Phone: +1-819-321-0072



Director of Publications: Francis Lavergne

Article 6 – Prices and Taxes


Prices are indicated in euro / CHF (including all taxes) and are only valid on the date of the validation of order by the consumer, mentioning the order. They include VAT on the day of the order and all changes to the VAT applicable rate will automatically be applied on the product prices. Switzerland is managed and administered by UCM Organization Switzerland, and the EU countries and the rest of Europe by UCM Organization France, except for Belgium, which is managed by UCM Organization Belgium.


The prices are indicated in Canadian dollars (excluding taxes) and are only valid on the date of the validation of order by the consumer, mentioning the order. The applicable taxes per province (GST + QST for Quebec, GST for the other provinces) will show on the order confirmation, and all changes to the applicable rate of the various taxes will automatically be applied on the products prices.


The prices are indicated in pound sterling for UK and American dollars (USD) for the rest of the world, and are only valid on the date of the validation of order by the consumer, mentioning the order. The shipping and delivery costs are not included in the price of the products. No taxes are applicable for purchases made from, and delivered to, countries outside the EU, Switzerland and Canada, except for the shipping costs, with the reservations stated below.

Please note that deliveries to countries outside the EU, Switzerland or Canada may be subject to various import fees, taxes, rights and obligations, especially with regards to customs and applicable taxes in some countries. Those fees will the buyer’s exclusive responsibility. The total amount of the price must be paid upon order, and becomes payable to UCM upon order validation. The money spent will not be considered as deposit or advance payment. The payment confirmation by the client means that the he/she accepts, as part of the order, the involved delivery fees if applicable, as mentioned on the last step of the order process. UCM retains the right to change part or all of these prices without notice; the new prices will apply de facto to all orders placed after said price change.