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We reserve the right to suspend, modify or discontinue this Website, temporarily or permanently, at any time without notice. Any of the material on our Website may be out of date at any given time, and we are under no obligation to update such material. The information and materials on this Website could include technical inaccuracies or typographical errors. Changes are periodically made to the information contained herein.
Recognizing the global nature of the Internet, you agree to comply with all applicable local rules regarding online conduct and acceptable content. You agree to comply with all applicable laws regarding the transmission of technical data exported from the United States or the country in which you reside.
Except where we have expressly granted our permission, the Website must not be framed on any other Website, nor may you create a link to any part of our Website other than the home page. We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice.
You may copy, reproduce, distribute, download, display, or transmit any complete page, or where a document consists of multiple pages, any complete document, on this Website for personal, non-commercial use solely within your own organization, provided you do not modify the materials or create derivative works based on the materials, and that you retain all copyright and other proprietary notices contained in the materials. No graphics elements of any page or document on this Website may be used, copied or distributed separate from the accompanying text. This permission terminates automatically if you breach any of these terms or conditions. Upon termination, you must immediately destroy any downloaded and/or printed materials. Unauthorized use of any materials contained on this Website may violate copyright laws, trademark laws, the laws of privacy and publicity, and/or other regulations and statutes.
Links to Third-Party Websites
FTLF may provide hyperlinks to a third-party Website as a convenience to users of this Website. FTLF does not control third-party Websites and is not responsible for and makes no representations concerning the contents of any hyperlinked third-party Website or any hyperlink in a hyperlinked Website. FTLF does not endorse, recommend, or approve any third-party Website or the contents of any third-party Website hyperlinked from this Website. FTLF shall have no liability to any entity for the content or use of the content available through such hyperlinks.
No Legal Advice or Attorney-Client Relationship
This Website is a public resource for general information about FTLF. Nothing in this Website should be used by the reader as a source of legal advice. Each legal problem is different, and past performance does not guarantee future results.
Use of this Website does not create an attorney-client relationship between you and FTLF, nor is it intended to do so. The information and articles contained in this Website are provided for general informational purposes only, and are not intended to constitute, and should not be construed as, legal advice on any subject matter. Please do not act or rely on any information in this Website. Do not send us any information via e-mail about any legal matter that may involve you or any other information that you regard as confidential unless or until you have received a written statement from FTLF that we represent you. This written statement is called an “engagement letter.” Information we receive from you prior to the establishment of this formal relationship may not be treated as confidential.
In the event that you should receive any communications from an entity that you suspect may be misrepresenting itself as FTLF in an attempt to defraud you, please contact FTLF and your local authorities.
No Representations or Warranties; Limitations on Liability
ALL CONTENT OF THIS WEBSITE IS PROVIDED ON A STRICTLY “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS.
FTLF hereby expressly disclaims all warranties with regard to any information, materials, or graphics on this Website, including all implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, and non-infringement. Under no circumstances shall FTLF or its subsidiaries be liable under any theory of recovery, at law or in equity, for loss, injury or any damages, including without limitation, special, direct, incidental, consequential or punitive damages (including, but not limited to loss of use or lost profits), arising out of or in any manner connected with the use of information or services, or the failure to provide information or services, from this Website. The provisions contained in this section shall apply only to the extent permitted by law.
Neither FTLF nor its subsidiaries guarantees the accuracy, completeness, timeliness, reliability, suitability or usefulness of any portion of the Website, that this Website will be uninterrupted or error free, that any specific information that is requested will be provided or that this Website or its server are or will be free of computer viruses or other harmful elements. You expressly agree that the entire risk as to the quality and performance of this Website and the accuracy, timeliness or completeness of the content or services is assumed solely by you.
Admission to Practice
Unless otherwise indicated, none of the attorneys listed in this Website is certified as an “expert” or “specialist” pursuant to any authority governing the practice of law in any jurisdiction in the US. Unless otherwise indicated, the lawyers listed on this Website are not certified by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization.
FELDESMAN TUCKER LEIFER FIDELL LLP and FELDESMAN TUCKER LEIFER FIDELL and FTLF and FT SOLUTIONS LLC and FT SOLUTIONS are service marks owned by Feldesman Tucker Leifer Fidell LLP, and are protected by law.
Copyright 2014 Feldesman Tucker Leifer Fidell LLP, 1129 20th Street, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20036. All rights reserved.
Information we obtain
FTLF currently collects information that can be used to personally identify visitors through this Website, such as:
- Information that you provide when you choose to register to receive our newsletters, bulletins, event notifications and the like, such as your name and contact details. We will use this information to provide you with the information you request and other items which we believe may be of interest to you.
- Information that you provide when you send emails to FTLF, including contact information. We will use this information to help us review and respond to your emails. Any email to this Website or any reply thereto does not, in and of itself, create an attorney-client relationship, and the sender must have no expectation whatsoever of confidentiality with regard to any information contained in his or her email(s). Do not send any information to this Website that you wish to keep confidential.
- Information that may be obtained by or provided to us in other manners customary for the operation of a website of this nature, such as server logs.
FTLF may also use your personal information for our own internal purposes, such as tracking Website usage and determining areas of interest for Website users.
If you wish to be added to or removed from our database, or if you would like to correct your information to ensure that it is accurate and kept up to date, please contact us.
Data security, transfer of information abroad, and disclosure to third parties
We may disclose your personal information to any of our subsidiaries for the above purposes.
Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. Although we will do our best to protect your personal data, we cannot guarantee the security of your data transmitted to our Website; any transmission is at your own risk. Once we have received your information, we will use strict procedures and security features to try to prevent unauthorized access.
In the case of visitors that register on this Website to receive newsletters, bulletins, event notifications and the like, and in certain other instances, FTLF may use “cookies.”
“Cookies” are used to store and sometimes track your preferences in order to provide you with customized and personalized services. A cookie is data sent to your Internet browser from a Web server and stored on your computer hard drive. Cookies make your Web experience easier by storing passwords and preferences. Cookies are used by most websites.
You can adjust your browser settings to refuse all cookies or to inform you when a cookie is being placed on your hard drive. However, your election not to accept cookies may diminish your experience with our Website because of additional time needed to repeatedly enter personal identifying information.
If you have any questions concerning this policy, please contact us.