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You acknowledge and agree that no partnership or client/attorney relationship is formed and neither you nor the Firm has the power or the authority to obligate or bind the other.
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By entering this Site you acknowledge and agree that any name, logo, trademark, or service mark contained on this Site and all Firm Content is owned, used or licensed by the Firm and may not be used by you without prior written approval. The Firm will aggressively enforce its intellectual property rights to the full extent of the law. Nothing contained in this Site shall be construed as granting a license or other rights under any patent, trademark, copyright, or other intellectual property of the Firm.
REPRESENTATIONS AND LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY
By entering this Site you acknowledge and agree that the Site is provided on an “As Is, As Available” basis. No warranties, express or implied, including but not limited to those of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose, are made with respect to this Site or any information or software therein. You agree that your use is at your own risk and that, under no circumstance (including negligence), shall the Firm or any of the parties involved in creating, producing, maintaining or delivering this Site shall be liable for any direct, incidental, special, consequential, indirect, or punitive damages, or any other losses, costs, or expenses or any kind (including legal fees, expert fees, or other disbursements) which may arise, directly or indirectly, through the access to, use of, or browsing of this Site or through your downloading of any materials, data, text, images, video or audio from this Site, including but not limited to anything caused by any viruses, bugs, human action or inaction or any computer system, phone line, hardware, software or program malfunctions, or any other errors, failures or delays in computer transmissions or network connections even if the Firm has been advised of such damages. Nor shall the Firm be responsible for any damages whatsoever that result from mistakes, omissions, interruptions, deletion of files, errors, defects, delays in operation or transmission, or any failure of performance whether or not caused by events beyond the Firm’s reasonable control, including but not limited to acts of god, communications line failure, theft, destruction, or unauthorized access to this Site’s records, programs, or services. Some jurisdictions do not allow the limitation or exclusion of liability for incidental or consequential damages; as a result, the above limitation or exclusion may not apply to you.
Although the information contained in the Site is based upon up-to-date information, and while the Firm makes all reasonable efforts to insure that all material on this Site is correct, accuracy cannot be guaranteed and, as such, the Firm makes no warranties or representations as to its accuracy.
THIRD PARTY WEBSITES
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GOVERNING LAW AND MISCELLANEOUS PROVISIONS
These Terms will be governed by and construed in accordance with the internal laws of New York without regard to conflicts of laws principles. By using this Site, you hereby agree that any and all disputes regarding these Terms will be subject to the federal and state courts located in the City, State and County of New York. The Firm’s failure to insist upon strict enforcement of any provision of this agreement shall not be construed as a waiver of any provision or right.