The materials located at mcintyrelf.com (the “Website”) are provided by McIntyre & Lemon, PLLC. The use of the Website by the user is subject to the following terms and conditions (this “Agreement”):
- Acceptance of Agreement
By visiting McIntyre & Lemon, PLLC’s Website, you are accepting and consenting to the terms and conditions in this Agreement with respect to the Website. If you do not agree to these terms, you should not use the Website. McIntyre & Lemon, PLLC reserves the right to change this Agreement at any time, effective immediately upon posting on the Website.
- Attorney Advertising
In some jurisdictions, portions of this Website may be considered advertising material. Prior results do not guarantee a similar outcome. Results depend upon a variety of factors unique to each representation. The hiring of an attorney is an important decision and should not be based solely upon written information about our qualifications and experience. McIntyre & Lemon, PLLC has endeavored to comply with legal and ethical requirements in compiling this Website.
- No Attorney-Client Relationship
The materials on this Website are not intended to be, nor should they be interpreted as, legal advice or opinion. The reader should not consider this information to be an invitation to an attorney-client relationship, should not rely on the information presented here for any purpose, and should always seek the legal advice of counsel in the appropriate jurisdiction. Transmission and receipt of the information in this site and/or communication with the Firm via email is not intended to solicit or create and does not create, an attorney-client relationship between the Firm and any person or entity. Please note that you should not send any confidential information pertaining to potential legal services to McIntyre & Lemon, PLLC or any of its attorneys until you have received written agreement from McIntyre & Lemon, PLLC to perform the legal services you requested. Unless you have received such written confirmation, we will not consider any correspondence you send us as confidential.
- Transmission of Information
Any electronic mail or other communications through this site or otherwise to McIntyre & Lemon, PLLC or any of its lawyers in connection with a matter for which we do not already represent you may not be treated as privileged or confidential. If you choose to contact us through this Website, you should be aware that any information transmitted electronically may not be secure. Sending an unsolicited e-mail through this Website, either to the firm generally or to any individual lawyer’s e-mail address, and receipt of such a communication, does not create a reasonable expectation that we are willing to discuss the possibility of forming an attorney-client relationship or will respond to your inquiry. By sending an unsolicited e-mail, you confirm that you have read, understand, and agree to this notice.
- Legal Warranty
No recipients of content from this site, clients or otherwise, should act or refrain from acting on the basis of any content included in the site without seeking the appropriate legal or other professional advice on the particular facts and circumstances at issue from an attorney licensed in the recipient’s state. The content of this Website contains general information and may not reflect current legal developments, verdicts or settlements. Since the law is constantly changing, and since the law will vary based on different facts and circumstances, statements on this Website regarding the status of a given law or legal issue may not be current or applicable to your particular situation. You should not take any action, or refrain from taking action, based on the information on this Website. McIntyre & Lemon, PLLC expressly disclaims all liability in respect to actions taken or not taken based on any or all the contents of this Website.TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, ALL WARRANTIES—INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF DURABILITY, NON-INFRINGEMENT, MERCHANTABILITY, AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE—ARE EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMED. THE INFORMATION, CONTENT AND DOCUMENTS FROM OR THROUGH THE SITE ARE PROVIDED “AS-IS,” “AS AVAILABLE,” WITH “ALL FAULTS.” NO ADVICE OR INFORMATION, WHETHER ORAL OR WRITTEN, OBTAINED BY YOU FROM MCINTYRE & LEMON,PLLC THROUGH THE SITE OR OTHERWISE SHALL CREATE ANY WARRANTY, REPRESENTATION OR GUARANTEE NOT EXPRESSLY STATED IN THIS AGREEMENT. ALL RESPONSIBILITY OR LIABILITY FOR ANY DAMAGES CAUSED BY VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONETS ON THIS WEBSITE IS DISCLAIMED.
- Use in Other Jurisdictions
McIntyre & Lemon, PLLC only practices law in jurisdictions in which McIntyre & Lemon, PLLC is properly authorized to do so. Although this Website may be viewed from any of the 50 States and the U.S. territories, as well as any country, McIntyre & Lemon, PLLC primarily practices in California, the District of Columbia, Georgia, New York, Virginia, Maryland, and North Carolina. Attorneys named in the Website may not be authorized to practice law except in the above referenced jurisdictions. McIntyre & Lemon, PLLC does not seek to represent anyone in any jurisdiction where the Website does not comply or is otherwise inconsistent with the rules governing communication of legal services in a particular state.
- Links & Third-Party Content
This Website occasionally contains links to other web pages; however, the inclusion of such links does not constitute referrals or endorsements of the linked entities. Links to organizations and governmental agencies are provided as a convenience to our readers. McIntyre & Lemon, PLLC does not endorse and is not responsible for any third-party content that may be accessed from its Website and does not recommend or endorse the use of any third-party’s services. The links are to be accessed at the user’s own risk, and the authors of this Website make no representations or warranties about the content of these links.
- Claims Arising from This Agreement
This Agreement shall be treated as though it were executed and performed in the District of Columbia and shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the District of Columbia. Any cause of action by you with respect to the Website must be instituted within one year (1) after the cause of action arose or be forever waived and barred. Should any part of this Agreement be held invalid or unenforceable, that portion shall be construed as much as possibly consistent with applicable law, and the remaining portions shall remain in full force and effect. Any legal controversy or legal claim arising out of or relating to this Agreement or the Website (excluding legal action taken by McIntyre & Lemon, PLLC or you to collect or recover damages for, or obtain any injunction relating to, intellectual property ownership or infringement), shall be settled solely by confidential binding arbitration before a single retired judge under the auspices of Judicial Arbitration and Mediation Services, Inc. (“JAMS”) in accordance with commercial arbitration rules of JAMS. The arbitration shall be conducted in the District of Columbia.
- Information We Collect
McIntyre & Lemon, PLLC does not collect personally identifiable information about visitors to our Website unless the visitor voluntarily provides us this information to subscribe to our electronic newsletters, requests more information from us, or for other purposes.
McIntyre & Lemon, PLLC’s Website, through Google Analytics, automatically collects non-personally identifiable information from you when you use the Website. We use Google Analytics, a web-analytics service provided by Google Inc., to understand how visitors use the Website.
The Google Analytics cookie collects information about, among other things, which Website pages are visited the most often, how people move from one link to another, and when users get error messages. The cookies do not gather any information that identifies you. We may aggregate your usage information from these cookies with information from other users on an anonymous basis to gather analytical data on Website performance and in support of potential improvements. You can find more information about cookies, including how to manage and delete them, at www.allaboutcookies.org.
In addition to using your browser settings to restrict or block this Website’s use of Google Analytics cookies, you can restrict or block their use by every Website you visit. You can learn more about how to opt out of having your Website activity available to Google Analytics by visiting the Google page.
- How We Use Your Information
McIntyre & Lemon, PLLC may process your information to provide invitations to seminars, conferences, and other firm programs; and to provide newsletters, publications, blogs, social media feeds, and other marketing information. McIntyre & Lemon, PLLC may also use your information to respond to requests for proposals or provide information about legal services you request.
- Limited Disclosure of Information
McIntyre & Lemon, PLLC does not sell, rent, or otherwise make any information collected from Website visitors commercially available to any third party. In limited circumstances, McIntyre & Lemon, PLLC may make such information available to third-party service providers to whom we outsource services, such as IT support, marketing, security services, data storage, or third parties who conduct research and analyses of our services on our behalf.
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