Terms and Conditions
These terms and conditions constitute an agreement made between Michelman & Robinson, LLP (M&R) and any person accessing M&R’s website. You agree to abide by all of the terms contained in this agreement as a condition of your continuing to access, view or use the site.
No legal advice; No attorney-client relationship.
The content in and accessible through this site, including newsletters and other materials requested by you through this site: (i) is for informational purposes only and does not constitute legal advice, and (ii) is not intended to create, and your receipt and/or use of such content does not create, a lawyer-client relationship. You should not rely on any such content without first consulting a licensed attorney familiar with your particular facts and legal issues. An attorney-client relationship can only be created by the mutual assent of both parties and only after a consultation. Michelman & Robinson, LLP cannot agree to be retained as counsel until a conflict-of-interest check is completed and Michelman & Robinson, LLP's written engagement and fee agreement is signed by both parties. Any email or other communications sent from you to us through the site will not be treated as confidential unless Michelman & Robinson, LLP agrees in advance to treat it as such. Accordingly, do not send us any information about any matter which may involve you unless and until we have formalized our agreement to represent you.
The information contained on this website may be considered “Attorney Advertising” in some jurisdictions. The hiring of a lawyer is an important decision that should not be based solely upon written information about our qualifications and experience. No representation is made that the quality of the legal services to be performed is greater than the quality of legal services performed by other lawyers. This site may contain descriptions of our legal experience and outcomes of certain prior matters. However, each legal matter is composed of unique issues and our descriptions are not intended to promise future results. The outcome of your case may vary from that of any other representation undertaken by the firm, and any discussion of prior results on this website does not guarantee a similar outcome.
The authors of the content of this site are only authorized to practice law in the jurisdictions in which they are properly licensed. Unless otherwise indicated, the attorneys listed on this website are not certified by any state's or jurisdiction's board of legal specialization; nor certified as an “expert” or “specialist” pursuant to any authority governing the practice of law.
Disclaimer of Warranty
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MICHELMAN & ROBINSON, LLP, ITS AFFILIATES AND ITS SPONSORS ARE NEITHER RESPONSIBLE NOR LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY, PUNITIVE, OR OTHER DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING IN ANY WAY TO THE SITE, SITE-RELATED SERVICES, CONTENT OR INFORMATION CONTAINED WITHIN THE SITE, AND/OR ANY HYPERLINKED WEBSITE. YOUR SOLE REMEDY FOR DISSATISFACTION WITH THE SITE, SITE-RELATED SERVICES, AND/OR HYPERLINKED WEBSITES IS TO STOP USING THE SITE AND/OR THOSE SERVICES.
Although Michelman & Robinson, LLP attempts to ensure the integrity and accurateness of the Site, it makes no guarantees whatsoever as to the correctness or accuracy of the Site. It is possible that the Site could include inaccuracies or errors, and that unauthorized additions, deletions and alterations could be made to the Site by third parties. In the event that an inaccuracy arises, please inform Michelman & Robinson, LLP so that it can be corrected. Information contained on the Site may be changed or updated without notice.
The logos, trademarks, and service marks used on this website are the property of Michelman & Robinson, LLP. All other trademarks, service marks and logos used in this Site are the trademarks, service marks or logos of their respective owners.
Limitation of Liability
IN NO EVENT SHALL MICHELMAN & ROBINSON, LLP, ITS PARTNERS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, REPRESENTATIVES, SUPPLIERS OR CONTENT OR SERVICE PROVIDERS BE LIABLE FOR DAMAGES OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, DIRECT, INDIRECT, COMPENSATORY, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, PUNITIVE AND CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES EVEN IF MADE AWARE OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES, WHETHER IN AN ACTION UNDER CONTRACT, NEGLIGENCE OR OTHER THEORY, ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE, INABILITY TO USE OR PERFORMANCE OF THE SITE AND/OR ANY CONTENT, MATERIALS OR SERVICES AVAILABLE AT THE SITE. Some states do not allow the disclaimer or limitation of damages, so the disclaimers set forth above may not apply to you.
Third Party Links and Frames
Michelman & Robinson, LLP makes no representations whatsoever about any other website that you may access though this Site. When you access a non- Michelman & Robinson, LLP website, please understand that it is independent from Michelman & Robinson, LLP, and that Michelman & Robinson, LLP has no control over the content on that website. In addition, a hyperlink to a non- Michelman & Robinson, LLP website does not mean that Michelman & Robinson, LLP endorses or accepts any responsibility for the content, or the use, of the linked site. It is up to you to take precautions to ensure that whatever you select for your use or download is free of such items as viruses, worms, trojan horses, and other items of a destructive nature.
Confidential and Proprietary Information
Michelman & Robinson, LLP does not want to receive confidential or proprietary information from you through the Site. Please note that any information or material sent to Michelman & Robinson, LLP through the Site will be deemed NOT to be confidential. By sending Michelman & Robinson, LLP any information or material, you grant Michelman & Robinson, LLP an unrestricted, irrevocable, worldwide, royalty-free license to use, reproduce, display, perform, modify, transmit, and distribute those materials or information, and you also agree that Michelman & Robinson, LLP is free to use any ideas, concepts, know-how, or techniques that you send us for any purpose.
From time to time the site may be inaccessible or inoperable for any reason, including equipment malfunctions, periodic maintenance procedures or repairs, or causes beyond the control of MICHELMAN & ROBINSON, LLP, whether or not foreseeable.
The user shall be solely responsible for providing, maintaining and ensuring compatibility with the site, all hardware, software, electrical and other physical requirements for your use of the site, including, without limitation, telecommunications and Internet access connections and links, web browsers or other equipment, programs and services required to access and use the site.
The user shall be solely responsible for the security, confidentiality, integrity and use of all messages and/or the content that is transmitted to the site.
When reasonably practicable, MICHELMAN & ROBINSON, LLP will attempt to respect your privacy. MICHELMAN & ROBINSON, LLP will not monitor, edit, or disclose any personal information about the user, including your use of the site, without your prior consent unless MICHELMAN & ROBINSON, LLP has a good faith belief that such action is necessary to comply with legal process or other legal requirements of any governmental authority; protect and defend the rights or property of MICHELMAN & ROBINSON, LLP; enforce this Agreement; protect the interests of users of the site or any other person; or operate or conduct maintenance and repair of MICHELMAN & ROBINSON, LLP's services or equipment, including the site as authorized by law. You have no expectation of privacy with respect to the Internet generally or this site in particular.
You agree to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless Michelman & Robinson, LLP, its partners, officers, employees, agents, representatives, suppliers and content and service providers from and against all losses, expenses, damages and costs, including reasonable attorneys fees, resulting from any violation of these terms and conditions or any activity related to your account with Michelman & Robinson, LLP (including negligent or wrongful conduct) by you or any other person accessing the site using your Internet account, Michelman & Robinson, LLP site user name or account password.
These Terms and Conditions are entered into in the State of California and shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of California, exclusive of its choice of law rules. Each party to these Terms and Conditions submits to the exclusive jurisdiction of the state and federal courts sitting in the County of Los Angeles in the State of California, and waives any jurisdictional, venue, or inconvenient forum objections to such courts. In any action to enforce these Terms and Conditions, the prevailing party will be entitled to costs and attorney fees. In the event that any of the Terms and Conditions are held by a court or other tribunal of competent jurisdiction to be unenforceable, those provisions shall be limited or eliminated to the minimum extent necessary so that these Terms and Conditions shall otherwise remain in full force and effect.
Some jurisdictions may have laws and regulations that differ substantially from one another. Michelman & Robinson, LLP does not through this site seek to represent anyone in a jurisdiction where this site may fail to comply with the laws and ethical rules of that jurisdiction.Changes to the Site
Michelman & Robinson, LLP reserves the right to make additions, deletions or modifications to the site and those services offered at the site at any time without prior notice to you.
About Our Terms and Conditions
These terms and conditions were posted on the date set forth above. Michelman & Robinson, LLP reserves the right to change, alter or modify these terms and conditions for any reason at any time. When we do so, changes in these terms and conditions will be posted on our site and will be effective immediately. If you are a regular visitor to this site, we recommend that you check these terms and conditions on a regular basis.
These Terms and Conditions constitute the entire agreement between Michelman & Robinson, LLP and you pertaining to the subject matter of this Agreement. In its sole discretion, Michelman & Robinson may modify these Terms and Conditions by posting the revised version on this Site.
No Unlawful or Prohibited Purpose
As a condition of your use of this Site, you warrant to Michelman & Robinson, LLP that you will not use the Site for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these Terms and Conditions.