Last Updated: March 2017
I. Conditions of Use
A. No Legal Services or Attorney Client Relationship
Although the website may contain information about legal issues and laws, it is not a substitute for legal advice from qualified counsel. You should not and are not authorized to rely on the website as a source of legal advice. Your use of the website does not create any attorney-client relationship between you and the Law Office or any attorney.
The website contains electronic contact information for the Law Office’s attorneys. Contacting any of them electronically does not create an attorney-client relationship. If you wish to become a client, you must contact the Law Office and explicitly negotiate a the terms of the attorney-client relationship.
Unless you have an attorney-client relationship with Law Office or one of its attorneys, the Law Office is not obliged to keep confidential information you may send us. Under no circumstances, therefore, should you send confidential information to the Law Office unless you have been authorized to do so by one of the Law Office’s attorney or you have a pre-existing documented attorney-client relationship with the Law Office and an attorney.
B. User Conduct
You agree that you will not use the website for any illegal purpose. In addition, you agree that:
1. you will not harvest, collect, or otherwise use contact information made available on the website for the purpose of sending unsolicited improper communications, including without limitation, unsolicited bulk email (collectively, “spam”) and that you will not use any Law Office communications facility to deliver or attempt to deliver spam
2. you will not attempt to gain unauthorized access to the website or the servers and network associated with the website;
3. you will not circumvent or attempt to circumvent any security or access control technology implemented on the website, or the servers and network associated with the Website;
4. you will not use the website in any manner designed to degrade the performance or functioning of the website, including, without limitation, launching Denial-of-Service (“DoS”) attacks against the website.
The Law Office claims a copyright in its works presented at this website. Law Office authorizes you to view, copy, download, and print Law Office documents on this website, subject to the following conditions: the documents may be used solely for personal, noncommercial and informational purposes and the documents may not be modified. These documents and the information contained therein are not legal advice.
D. Commercial Use of Web Site Materials and Screen Shots
Reproduction, copying or redistribution of materials on this website for commercial purposes is prohibited without the express written permission of the Law Office. To obtain permission to copy portions of this site, please send an email to [email protected]
E. No Warranties and Limitation of Liability
Information provided on the website is provided “as is” without warranty of any kind, either express or implied, including without limitation, warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose or noninfringement. The Law Office periodically adds changes, improves or updates the information and documents on the website without notice. The Law Office assumes no liability or responsibility for any errors or omissions in the content of the website. Your use of the website is at your own risk.
F. Links to Third Party Sites
If you use any links on the website to websites not maintained by Law Office, you will leave the Law Office’s website. The linked sites are not under the control of the Law Office or its attorney and the Law Office is not responsible for the contents of any linked site or any link contained on a linked site.
G. Contact Form
The Law Office has no duty to maintain as confidential any information submitted via the online contact form. Do not include any sensitive material in any contact through this form. No attorney-client relationship, or prospective attorney-client relationship, is formed by the use of this contact form. An attorney-client relationship is established only after a client meets with an attorney and signs a written engagement agreement with the Law Office based on the agreement of the client, Law Office, and attorney.
H. Jurisdiction; Choice of Law
This Agreement and your use of the website shall be governed by the laws of Virginia.
If any provision of this Agreement is found to be void or unenforceable, such provision shall be severed and all other provisions shall remain in force.