It is necessary that all members and guests read these terms and conditions carefully. By entering this website you agree to be bound by all of the terms and conditions herein. All policies, terms and conditions are incorporated by reference into any and all uses of this site and it is your responsibility and obligation to be aware of the contents herein. If you do not agree to the terms and conditions herein, do not use this website.

ALTHOUGH THE GENERAL PUBLIC MAY POST ON THIS SITE AS A REGISTERED USER, NO PERSON AND/OR COMPANY MAY USE THIS SITE TO PROMOTE THEIR PRODUCTS AND/OR SERVICES AND OFFENDERS MAY BE REMOVED FROM SITE ACCESS AND BLOCKED FROM USE OF THIS SITE. ADDITIONALLY, ATTORNEYS, FINANCIAL PLANNERS, INSURANCE PROFESSIONALS AND CPAs WILL NOT BE ALLOWED TO USE THIS SITE TO ADVERTISE THEIR SERVICES WHERE THEY HAVE NOT ESTABLISHED AN ACCOUNT WITH THE SITE AND THE COMPANY. ANY POSTING OF WEBSITES, PHONE NUMBERS AND CONTACT INFORMATION WHICH THE SITE AND/OR COMPANY DEEMS TO BE IN VIOLATION WILL BE REMOVED AND THE OFFENDER MAY BE BLOCKED FROM FURTHER POSTINGS. ANY POSTINGS WHICH ARE NOT RELEVANT TO THE SUBJECT MATTER OF THE SITE WILL BE REMOVED AND THE PERSON AND/OR COMPANY POSTING WILL BE DENIED ACCESS. ANY PERSONS, REGARDLESS OF STATUS THAT, IN THE SOLE DISCRETION OF THE SITE, USES THIS SITE IN A MANNER TO INTERFERE WITH THE USE BY OTHERS WILL BE SUBJECT TO REMOVAL. THIS INCLUDES, BUT IS NOT LIMITED TO, A QUESTION OR ANSWER CHAIN THAT DOMINATES DISCUSSION AND DOES NOT ALLOW A REASONABLE OPPORTUNITY FOR OTHER CONTRIBUTIONS.  ANY FAILURE OF THE SITE, ITS EMPLOYEES, OWNERS, DIRECTORS OR OTHERS TO ENFORCE THESE PROVISIONS SHALL NOT CONSTITUTE ASSENT OR AGREEMENT TO SUCH ACTION OR USAGE AND SHALL NOT IN ANY WAY PROHIBIT FUTURE CORRECTIVE ACTION.

These terms and conditions of use ("Site Terms") apply exclusively to your access to, and use of, the Web site of LouisianaEstateLawyers.com (the "Site") and the information and other services provided therein (the "Services"). These Site Terms do not alter in any way the terms or conditions of any other agreement you may have with the site or its owner and operator, The Bend Publishing, L.L.C. (the "company"), or its subsidiaries or affiliates, for products, services or otherwise. If you are using the Site on behalf of any entity, you represent and warrant that you are authorized to accept these Site Terms on such entity's behalf, and that such entity agrees to indemnify you and the company for violations of these Site Terms

Where "Attorney" is used, to the extent applicable it also refers to other professionals using this site, advertising on this site, posting or entering this site, including financial planning, retirement planning, insurance and CPA professionals.

The company and the site reserve the right to change or modify any of the terms and conditions contained in these Site Terms or any policy or guideline of the Site, at any time and in its sole discretion. Any changes or modification will be effective immediately upon posting of the revisions on the Site. Your continued use of this Site following the posting of its changes or modifications will constitute your acceptance of such changes or modifications. You should frequently review these Site Terms and applicable policies from time-to-time to understand the terms and conditions that apply to your use of the Site. If you do not agree to the amended terms, you must stop using the Site.

Privacy Policy

As you navigate within the Site, LouisianaEstateLawyers.com, we (the site, its owner, administrators, employees etc.) may collect and track information for the purpose of insuring you are who you say you are and for improving the content of our site, including your name and a valid email address.  We may also use software that tells us what parts of the Site are being visited by users. We may also collect other information about you, such as your IP address, geographic information, the type of the web browser and operating system you use, and any other information that your web browsing software or Internet Service Provider automatically provides to our Site. We may be collecting and tracking information about the activities in our Site you engage in to help us know what users are interested in. We may also use "cookies" to keep track of visitors. A cookie is a small file stored on the hard drive of your personal computer. If your web browser allows, you may disable the placement of cookies on your hard drive. Disabling the placement of cookies may prevent you from accessing or using portions of the Site. The Site does not share or sell any of your information with third parties.  The site itself, its owner (The Bend Publishing, LLC) and its employees, managers, administrators and owners are not third parties for this purpose, nor are any companies in which such parties have an interest.  You agree that we may aggregate any information which we collect or maintain, and that we may use such aggregated information for internal analysis or for marketing purposes. We may disclose aggregate, de-identified data (i.e. stripped of information that identifies you) to third parties in connection with such analysis and/or marketing of the site or the site owner. By using the Site, you expressly assent to the collection and use of the limited information identified.

We may disclose your information to: (1) comply with applicable laws; (2) respond to governmental inquiries; (3) comply with valid legal process; or (4) protect our rights or property.

Disclaimer:

LouisianaEstateLawyers.com, Inc. does not and cannot guarantee the accuracy of any information posted on its Web page nor guarantee the accuracy of information on any links or sites that we have posted on our site. The information provided is to assist the General Public and is educational only.

Please confirm accuracy of information, directly from the respective law firm, cpa or financial and insurance professional, when searching for an attorney or other professional. LouisianaEstateLawyers.com, Inc. does not and cannot guarantee the accuracy of Contact Information, areas of practice or any other information associated with Attorney Listings and/or Attorney Websites.

LouisianaEstateLawyers.com, Inc. is primarily an attorney and lawyer directory allowing attorneys to advertise by listing their names and areas of practice. The site also allows other professionals working within the topic areas covered herein to participate in a separate directory. This Web site also has many other features and links that we hope assist lawyers and the general public. It does not, and cannot make any representation as to the legal ability or competence of any attorney who advertises on our site. LouisianaEstateLawyers.com, Inc. does not make any representation, guarantee, warrant (express or implied), any of the advice, representation or work that may be provided by any of the lawyers or law firms, which are listed on our Web site. Nor does it make any representation concerning the status of any attorney with the State Bar Associations in any State in which they hold themselves out as being able to practice. Any communication sent through this Web site to LouisianaEstateLawyer.com or it's company ownership or any lawyer or law firm listed herein will not, by that act alone, create an attorney-client relationship.  Attorneys or other professionals contributing to this site do so for educational purposes and use of this site by any person constitutes their agreement to release and hold harmless any and all persons contributing herein.

Copyright and Limited License

Unless otherwise indicated, the Site and all content and other materials on the Site, including, without limitation, the site or company logo, and all designs, text, graphics, pictures, reviews, information, data, software, sound files, other files and the selection and arrangement thereof (collectively, the "Site Materials") are the proprietary property of the company or its liscensors or users and are protected by U.S. and international copyright laws.

You are granted a limited, non-sublicensable license to access and use the Site and electronically copy, (except where prohibited without a license) and print to hard copy portions of the Site Materials for your informational, non-commercial and personal use only. Such license is subject to these Site Terms and does not include or authorize: (a) any resale or commercial use of the Site or the Site Materials therein; (b) the collection and use of any attorney listings, pictures, profiles, ratings or descriptions; (c) the distribution, public performance or public display of any Site Materials, (d) modifying or otherwise making any derivative uses of the Site and the Site Materials, or any portion thereof; (e) use of any data mining, robots or similar data gathering or extraction methods; (f) downloading (other than the page caching) of any portion of the Site, the Site Materials or any information contained therein, except as expressly permitted on the Site; or (g) any use of the Site or the Site Materials other than for its intended purpose. Any use of the Site or the Site Materials other than as specifically authorized herein, without the prior written permission of the company is strictly prohibited and will terminate your rights of use, if any. Such unauthorized use may also violate applicable laws including without limitation copyright and trademark laws and applicable communications regulations and statutes. Unless explicitly stated herein, nothing in these Site Terms shall be construed as conferring any license to intellectual property rights, whether by estoppel, implication or otherwise. This license or right of use, if any, is revocable at any time.

In accordance with the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) and other applicable law, the company has adopted a policy of terminating, in appropriate circumstances and at the company and/or the site's sole discretion, subscribers or account holders who are deemed to be repeat infringers. The company may also at its sole discretion limit access to the Site and/or terminate the accounts of any users who either 1) infringe any intellectual property rights of others, whether or not there is any repeat infringement or 2) violate any of the terms and conditions or privacy policy.

If you believe that any material on the Site infringes upon any copyright which you own or control, you may file a notification of such infringement by contact through the contact channels contained herein.

We may give notice of a claim of copyright infringement to our users by means of a general notice on the Site, electronic mail to a user's e-mail address in our records, or by written communication sent by first-class mail to a user's address in our records.

Louisiana Estate Lawyers™ and its logo and any other product or service name or slogan contained in the Site are trademarks of the company, and may not be copied, imitated or used, in whole or in part, without the prior written permission of the company or the applicable trademark holder. You may not use any metatags or any other "hidden text" utilizing "Louisiana Estate Lawyers" or any other name, trademark or product or service name of the company without our prior written permission.

You are granted a limited, non-exclusive right to create a text hyperlink to the Site for noncommercial purposes, provided such link does not portray the company, any of its products and services, or any attorney or legal service provider entity in a false, misleading, derogatory or otherwise defamatory manner and provided further that the linking site does not contain any adult or illegal material or any material that is offensive, harassing or otherwise objectionable. This limited right may be revoked at any time.

This site or the company makes no claim or representation regarding, and accepts no responsibility for, the quality, content, nature or reliability of third-party Web sites accessible by hyperlink from the Site, or Web sites linking to the Site. Such sites are not under the control of the company or the site and neither is responsible for the contents of any linked site or any link contained in a linked site, or any review, changes or updates to such sites. These links are provided to you only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link does not imply affiliation, endorsement or adoption by the site or the company of any site or any information contained therein.

The site and the company provides Member Attorneys and other professionals with the ability to post a Member profile and participate in certain services provided. Responsibility for communication will always lie between the Member Attorney (or other professional) and the user only and no attorney client relationship may be established on this site. This site and the company are not a law firm or attorney and nothing in this agreement should be construed so as to constitute an attorney client relationship.

The site may offer a variety of optional Premium Services to Member Attorneys. Premium service descriptions are available to registered attorneys and can be viewed when logged into your member account. Any Premium services must be purchased by a Member Attorney. By purchasing a Premium Service the Member Attorney agrees to pay the site and/or company the subscription fees indicated for said service(s). Payments will be charged on the day a Member Attorney's Service goes into effect and will cover the use of that service for the period indicated. Monthly payments will be charged to the Member Attorney's credit card on a recurring basis for the term of the agreement.

The site and the company reserves the right to adjust pricing as it deems appropriate. The then current pricing will apply to all renewals.

Premium Services must be cancelled thirty days prior to the renewal date in order to avoid billing of Premium Service fee for the renewal term. The site must receive written notice of your cancellation at least thirty (30) days in advance of the monthly renewal date on which Member Attorney wishes to make the cancellation effective. All cancellations must be received in writing or by email at the notice address set forth in the manner required by the site or the company. Premium Service fees are not prorated or refundable, except as otherwise specifically provided on the site or by the company.

If your payment method fails or your account is past due for any reason, or you fail to respond in a timely manner to user inquiries, the site and the company reserve the right to either suspend or terminate your Services. Any such suspension or termination will result in the cancellation of any promotional programs applicable to your Premium Services. You agree to submit any disputes regarding any charge to your account in writing to the site within sixty (60) days of such charge, otherwise such dispute will be waived and such charge will be final and not subject to challenge.

Information posted or made available on or through the Site, including without limitation any responses to legal questions posted on blog or Forum Posts, information provided the site and Information, videos, legal guides, articles, press releases, and/or any other comments, opinions, recommendations, answers, analysis, references, referrals or legally related content or information (collectively "Legal Information") is not intended to create an attorney-client relationship between you and any attorney or the site or company. Such Legal Information is intended for general informational purposes only and should be used only as a starting point for addressing your legal issues. It is not a substitute for an in-person or telephone consultation with an attorney licensed to practice in your jurisdiction about your specific legal issue, and you should not rely upon such Legal Information. You understand that questions and answers or other postings to the Site are not confidential and are not subject to attorney-client privilege.

The company is not obligated to and generally does not select, screen, approve, endorse or limit who can contribute to blog or Forum Posts. In addition, although we reserve the right to review, remove or edit any content from the site, we do not routinely screen, monitor, or review the content of any such Legal Information. As a result, we have no control over and we do not warrant or guarantee the accuracy, adequacy, applicability, completeness, currency or quality of any such Legal Information or the qualifications of those posting Legal Information. Blog and forum posts may be by lay persons i.e. persons that are not licensed attorneys so care should be given to the validity and reliability of such information. THE SITE AND THE COMPANY SHALL HAVE NO RESPONSIBILITY OR LIABILITY OF ANY KIND FOR ANY LEGAL INFORMATION YOU ENCOUNTER ON OR THROUGH THE SITE, AND ANY USE OR RELIANCE ON LEGAL INFORMATION IS SOLELY AT YOUR OWN RISK.

Establishment of an attorney-client relationship must occur outside the scope of the site. The site and the company offer no legal advice, recommendations, endorsements, or legal representation of any sort. The site and the company offer users a means to review a limited choice of legal counsel. The site and the company does not practice law, nor provide legal services. Each user is solely responsible for making his, her or its own selection of counsel. The site and the company does not charge users a fee for guests to use the service and does not receive any portion of any legal fees or costs charged by any Member Attorney and legal services are strictly between the user and their Member Attorney. Any legal fees that may be incurred by the user and a Member Attorney and both each hereby release the site and the company from any and all responsibilities pertaining to such legal fees.

THE SITE, THE SITE MATERIALS (INCLUDING ANY LEGAL INFORMATION) AND THE SERVICES ARE PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. LCN DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT AS TO THE INFORMATION, CONTENT OR MATERIALS IN THE SITE. LCN DOES NOT REPRESENT OR WARRANT THAT SITE MATERIALS, INCLUDING THE INFORMATION AVAILABLE IN OR ON THE SITE, OR THE SERVICES ARE ACCURATE, COMPLETE, RELIABLE, CURRENT OR ERROR-FREE. THE SITE AND/OR THE COMPANY DOES NOT REPRESENT OR WARRANT THAT THE SITE OR ITS SERVERS ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS.

While the site endeavors to provide and to allow others to provide useful information regarding attorneys, legal services and the law, you acknowledge that such information is reliant upon third party data and contributions, that there are certain inherent limitations to the accuracy or currency of such information, that attorney and other information may be incomplete or may contain inaccuracies (including without limitation any interpretations and reviews of such information and Site Materials, such as Legal Information), and that information on the Site may be outdated or contain errors, omissions or misinterpretations of information. You further acknowledge that any information contained in an attorney's profile, such as descriptions of an attorney's areas of practice (including percentages devoted to each), and other data, summaries or descriptions on the Site, are based on the data obtained by or submitted to the site, which may be incomplete or inaccurate, and rely on automated interpretations of the information gathered by or submitted to the site. None of the other information contained on the Site or provided through the Services, is an endorsement of any particular attorney or a guarantee of an attorney's quality, competency, qualifications, experience, resources, character, honesty, integrity, responsiveness or other personal and professional characteristics. Nor is it a predictor of the outcome of a legal matter handled by such attorney. The information provided on this Site is intended to be a starting point to gather information about legal issues and attorneys who may be suitable for your legal needs, but you should not rely solely on such information in deciding whether to hire an attorney or how to resolve a legal matter. Furthermore, you should independently verify the accuracy of any information you obtain on the Site before using it, and you should obtain independent references for any attorneys you are considering hiring. You agree to be solely responsible for your use of the Site, the Site Materials and the Services and for determining the suitability of, and the results obtained from any attorney you hire.

Any medical or medical-legal related information contained within the Site, the Site Materials and the Services, including but not limited to informational videos, legal guides, press releases, articles, other text/images, and on or off site links, has not been prepared, endorsed, or reviewed by any form of licensed medical professional, including but not limited to a physician or doctor, nor by any form of licensed legal professional including but not limited to an attorney. Nothing contained within the Site, the Site Materials and the Services should be taken as either medical or legal advice, but instead should act as a useful resource in providing general information that may be useful to members of the general public. All visitors are encouraged to consult with a physician or other licensed medical professional for any form of medical advice, and a licensed attorney/lawyer in all legal matters.

THE SITE OR THE COMPANY IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ERRORS OR OMISSIONS IN ANY INFORMATION OR MATERIALS CONTAINED ON THE SITE, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION ATTORNEY PROFILE INFORMATION OR LEGAL INFORMATION. WHILE LCN ATTEMPTS TO MAKE YOUR ACCESS AND USE OF THE SITE SAFE, THE SITE CANNOT AND DOES NOT REPRESENT OR WARRANT THAT THE SITE OR ITS SERVER(S), OR ANY CONTENT OR MATERIALS ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS; THEREFORE, YOU SHOULD USE INDUSTRY-RECOGNIZED SOFTWARE TO DETECT AND DISINFECT VIRUSES, SPYWARE, MALWARE, AND OTHER HARMFUL OR OTHERWISE UNDESIRABLE COMPONENTS FROM ANY DOWNLOAD.The site or the company reserves the right to change any and all content contained in the Site and any Services offered through the Site at any time without notice. Reference to any attorneys, law firms, or other legal service providers or organizations, educational institutions, courts, associations, organizations, publications, licenses, ratings, evaluations, endorsements, reviews, products, services, processes or other information, by name, trade name, trademark, manufacturer, supplier or otherwise does not constitute or imply endorsement, sponsorship or recommendation thereof, or any affiliation therewith, by the site or the company.

Limitation of Liability

IN NO EVENT SHALL THE SITE OR THE COMPANY OR ANY OF ITS CORPORATE AFFILIATES, INDEPENDENT CONTRACTORS, SERVICE PROVIDERS OR CONSULTANTS, OR ANY OF THEIR RESPECTIVE DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES AND AGENTS, BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, SPECIAL, INDIRECT OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, OR ANY OTHER DAMAGES OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE OUTCOME OF LEGAL MATTERS, LOSS OF USE, LOSS OF PROFITS OR LOSS OF DATA, WHETHER IN AN ACTION IN CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO NEGLIGENCE) OR OTHERWISE, ARISING OUT OF OR IN ANY WAY RELATED TO OR CONNECTED WITH ANY USE OF THE SITE, THE SERVICES, THE CONTENT OR THE MATERIALS CONTAINED IN OR ACCESSED THROUGH THE SITE, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION ANY DAMAGES, LOSS OR INJURY CAUSED BY OR RESULTING FROM RELIANCE BY USER ON ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED FROM THE SITE, OR THAT RESULT FROM MISTAKES, OMISSIONS, INTERRUPTIONS, DELETION OF FILES OR E-MAIL, ERRORS, DEFECTS, VIRUSES, DELAYS IN OPERATION OR TRANSMISSION OR ANY FAILURE OF PERFORMANCE, WHETHER OR NOT RESULTING FROM ACTS OF GOD, COMMUNICATIONS FAILURE, THEFT, DESTRUCTION OR UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO SITE RECORDS, PROGRAMS OR SERVICES. THE AGGREGATE LIABILITY OF THE SITE OR THE COMPANY, WHETHER IN CONTRACT, WARRANTY, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE, WHETHER ACTIVE, PASSIVE OR IMPUTED), PRODUCT LIABILITY, STRICT LIABILITY OR OTHER THEORY, ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING IN ANY MANNER TO THE USE OF THE SITE OR THE SITE MATERIALS, SHALL NOT EXCEED ANY COMPENSATION YOU PAY, IF ANY, TO THE SITE FOR ACCESS TO OR USE OF THE SITE OR COMPANY SERVICES.

The site or users may provide links to Web pages and content of third parties as a service to those interested in such links and content, and the site may post third party content or allow users to post their content or third party content to the Site including without limitation Legal Information (such content is collectively referred to as "Third Party Content"). The site does not monitor or have any control over any Third Party Content or third party Web sites. The site and the company do not endorse or adopt any Third Party Content or third party Website and can make no guarantee as to its accuracy or completeness.

The Site may also contain, provide information regarding or link to certain applications and services provided or offered by third parties (collectively the "Third-Party Services"), including without limitation legal and legal related services. the site is merely an information provider and is not a referral service, and it does not recommend or endorse any such Third-Party Services or monitor or have any control over such Third-Party Services. Therefore, the site makes no guarantee, representation or warranty of any kinds as to the quality, competency, value, reliability, responsiveness, accuracy or completeness of any such Third-Party Services or the results obtained therefrom, and the site assumes no responsibility or liability for any Third Party Services or for the actions or failure to act of those providing such Third-Party Services. You assume full responsibility for your use of any such Third-Party Services, and the site or the company is not responsible or liable for any Third-Party Services. Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, imagery, information and services from Google Maps is supplied by Google, Inc., and your use thereof is subject to the applicable Google terms of use agreement.

The site may run advertisements and promotions from third parties on the Site. Your business dealings or correspondence with, or participation in promotions of, advertisers other than the site, and any terms, conditions, warranties or representations associated with such dealings, are solely between you and such third party.

It is solely the responsibility of Member Attorneys to ensure that any information or advertisements they post or place on the website (including without limitation any Legal Information), and any communications they may have with prospective clients through the Site and the Services, fully comply with all applicable rules of professional conduct, including those concerning the unauthorized practice of law and those regulating the form, manner or content of communications with clients, advertising, or other matters. Attorneys are solely responsible for compliance with their rules of professional conduct and no warranties, representations or opinions are expressed or may be expressed to change doing so from being the sole responsibility of the attorney advertiser or attorney otherwise using this site.

Member Attorneys and users acknowledge and agree that any materials, including but not limited to case evaluations, questions, comments, reviews, suggestions, ideas, feedback, plans, notes, original or creative materials or other information, provided by you in the form of e-mail or other submissions to the site, or any postings on the Site, are non-confidential and shall become the sole property of the site and the company. The site and the company shall own exclusive rights, including all intellectual property rights, and shall be entitled to the unrestricted use and dissemination of these materials for any purpose, commercial or otherwise, without acknowledgment or compensation to you.

VIDEOS: with respect to videos posted to the Site, either created by the site, the company, or otherwise, Member Attorney hereby grants the site a non exclusive license in and to such video, to display the same, to make any derivative works, the right to reproduce the video alone or within other publications or collective works, and the right to reproduce and publish the video in any form, format, or medium by any mechanical, electronic, or other means. Member Attorney hereby forever waives and agrees not to assert against the site or the company, its successors and assigns or licensees, any right to object to any distortion or other modification of the video. Member Attorney waives any right to have the video attributed to Member Attorney or to prevent the same from being modified, edited, transformed, or otherwise adapted as the site may deem necessary.

User hereby agrees and acknowledges that by releasing his or her name, telephone number, email address and/or case evaluation form to a Member Attorney and/or the site, that user is willfully providing his or her name, telephone number, email address and/or case evaluation form in an attempt to initiate contact with one or more of the Member Attorneys. By submitting this information, user is requesting that the Member Attorney contact the user. User understands that by accepting these terms and conditions, user agrees that the site is not responsible for any legal advice or information given by a Member Attorney who elects to contact user, and further understands that by releasing user's name and telephone number, user forfeits user's privacy and anonymity under these terms and conditions.

User Posted Content & Other Interactive Services or Areas

The Site may include areas in which Member Attorneys and users may post content and information, including without limitation attorney profiles, peer and client ratings and reviews, messages, legal questions and answers, legal guides, comments, data, text, photos, articles, press releases, graphics or other materials (the "User Content") and may include other interactive areas or services in which you or third parties may create, post, modify or store information, content, materials or other items on the Site ("Interactive Areas"). You are solely responsible for your use of such Interactive Areas and use them at your own risk. By using any Interactive Areas, you agree not to post, upload to, transmit, distribute, store, create or otherwise publish through the Site any of the following:

User Content that is false, misleading, unlawful, libelous, defamatory, obscene, pornographic, indecent, lewd, suggestive, harassing, threatening, invasive of privacy or publicity rights, abusive, inflammatory, fraudulent or otherwise objectionable, including without limitation any recommendation, endorsement, rating, or review of an attorney with whom you have not had direct, personal experience in a professional legal context or as a client of such attorney;
User Content that would constitute, encourage or provide instructions for a criminal offense, violate the rights of any party, violate any applicable rules of professional conduct, or that would otherwise create liability or violate any local, state, national or international law;
User Content that may infringe any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright or other intellectual or proprietary right of any party. By posting any User Content, you represent and warrant that you have the lawful right to distribute and reproduce such User Content as provided under these Site Terms;
User Content that impersonates any person or entity or otherwise misrepresents your affiliation with a person or entity;
Unsolicited promotions, political campaigning, advertising or solicitations, including without limitation any advertisements for legal services, legal service providers, or lawyer referral services;
Private or confidential information of any third party, including, without limitation, addresses, phone numbers, e-mail addresses, Social Security numbers and credit card numbers;
Viruses, spyware, malware, corrupted data or other harmful, disruptive or destructive files;
Any answers, responses, comments, opinions, analysis or recommendations that you are not properly licensed or otherwise qualified to provide; and
User Content that, in the sole judgment of the site or the company, is objectionable or which restricts or inhibits any other person from using or enjoying the Interactive Areas or the Site, or which may expose the site or its users to any harm or liability of any type.

The site and the company take no responsibility and assume no liability for any User Content posted, stored or uploaded by you or any third party, or for any loss or damage thereto, nor is the site or the company liable for any mistakes, defamation, slander, libel, omissions, falsehoods, obscenity, pornography or profanity you may encounter. Your use of Interactive Areas is at your own risk. As a provider of interactive services, the site or the company is not liable for any statements, representations, responses, comments or other User Content provided by its users in any review, rating, forum, question, answer, legal guide or other Interactive Area. Although the site and the company has no obligation to screen, edit or monitor any of the User Content posted in any Interactive Area, the site and the company reserves the right, and has absolute discretion, to remove, screen or edit any User Content posted or stored on the Site at any time and for any reason without notice. Any use of the Interactive Areas or other portions of the Site in violation of the foregoing violates these Site Terms and may result in, among other things, termination or suspension of your rights to use the Interactive Areas and/or the Site.

If you post User Content to the Site, unless we indicate otherwise, you grant the site and its affiliates a nonexclusive, royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable and fully sub-licensable right to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, perform and display such User Content throughout the world in any media. You grant the site and its affiliates and sub-licensees the right to use the name that you submit in connection with such User Content. You represent and warrant that (a) you own and control all of the rights to the User Content that you post or you otherwise have the right to post such User Content to the Site and to grant the rights granted herein; (b) the User Content is accurate and not misleading; and (c) use and posting of the User Content you supply does not violate these Site Terms and will not violate any rights of or cause injury to any person or entity.

In consideration of your use of the Site, and/or the Lead Tracking Platform you agree to (a) provide accurate, current and complete information about you as may be prompted by any registration forms on the Site ("Registration Data"); (b) maintain the security of your password and identification; (c) maintain and promptly update the Registration Data, and any other information you provide to the site, to keep it accurate, current and complete; and (d) accept all risks of unauthorized access to the Registration Data and any other information you provide to the site. In addition, you agree not to access or use, or attempt to access or use, the Site or any part thereof using the identity or the Registration Data of any person other than yourself.

Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, you shall not:

(a) impersonate any other person or entity or make any misrepresentation;

(b) access or use, or attempt to access or use, the Site or any part thereof using the identity of any person other than yourself.

(c) use the Site in such a manner as to gain unauthorized entry or access to the computer systems or networks of others or attempt to gain unauthorized entry or access to any areas of the Site

(d) violate any law or regulation or any generally accepted internet practice or interfere with any other Site user's ability to use the Site and any of the services or products provided on the Site;

You agree not to use this service:

To transmit, post or otherwise make available any unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, promotional materials, "junk mail," "Spam," "Chain letters," "pyramid schemes," or any other form of solicitation;
To 'stalk' or otherwise harass another;
To distribute viruses, corrupted files, or any other similar software or programs that may damage the operation of another computer or telecommunication equipment.
If you are our direct competitor, except with our prior written consent. In addition, you may not access these services for purposes of monitoring their availability, performance or functionality or any other benchmarking or competitive purpose.

Indemnification

You agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless the site and the company, its corporate affiliates, independent contractors, service providers and consultants, and each of their respective directors, employees and agents, from and against any claims, damages, costs, liabilities and expenses (including, but not limited to, reasonable attorneys' fees) arising out of or related to any User Content you post, store or otherwise transmit on or through the Site or your use of or inability to use the Site or the Services, including without limitation any actual or threatened suit, demand or claim arising out of or relating to the User Content, your conduct, your violation of these Site Terms or your violation of the rights of any third party.

Termination

Notwithstanding any of these Site Terms, the site reserves the right, without notice and in its sole discretion, to terminate your license to use the Site, and to block or prevent your access to and use of the Site. Service subscriptions may be terminated in the sole discretion of the site or the company.

Severability

If any provision of these Site Terms shall be deemed unlawful, void or for any reason unenforceable, then that provision shall be deemed severable from these Site Terms and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions.

THE SITE IS PROVIDED "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. THE ENTIRE RISK AS TO THE QUALITY AND PERFORMANCE OF THE Platform IS WITH YOU. SHOULD THE PLATFORM PROVE DEFECTIVE, YOU ASSUME THE ENTIRE COST OF ALL NECESSARY SERVICING, REPAIR OR CORRECTION EXCEPT AS OTHERWISE PROVIDED BELOW.

IN NO EVENT WILL THE SITE OR THE COMPANY BE LIABLE TO YOU FOR ANY DAMAGES, INCLUDING ANY LOST PROFITS, LOST DATA, LOST SAVINGS OR OTHER INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF THE USE OR INABILITY TO USE THE PLATFORM EVEN IF THE SITE HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES, OR FOR ANY CLAIM BY ANY OTHER PARTY.

You may not sublicense, assign or transfer any rights hereunder. Any attempt otherwise to sublicense, assign or transfer any of the rights, duties or obligations hereunder is void.

Questions & Contact Information

Any questions regarding the use of the Site, should be directed to the site.