Triage Law Firm may at any time, in its sole discretion, revise or otherwise update these Site Terms, and/or any other terms and conditions of this Agreement, by posting revisions or updates and any such revisions or updates will be effective immediately upon posting. Your use of the Site following the posting of revised or updated Site Terms and/or any other terms and conditions of this Agreement constitutes acceptance of such revisions and updates. Further, Triage Law Firm reserves the right, at any time, to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, the Site (or any part thereof) without notice, as set forth below.
No Legal Advice
The information and materials available on or through the Site, including without limitation references or links to the Future Meets Law podcast, the website for the Future Meets Law podcast, and any related communications, blogs, or social media posts, (such information and materials, collectively, the “Materials”), are for informational purposes only and are not intended to and do not constitute legal advice or a solicitation for the formation of an attorney-client relationship. NEITHER THE SITE NOR THE MATERIALS CONTAIN OR CONSTITUTE, AND SHOULD NOT BE INTERPRETED AS CONTAINING OR CONSTITUTING, LEGAL ADVICE OR OPINION.
The Site and the Materials are “communications” within the meaning of Rule 1-400 of the California Rules of Professional Conduct. Neither this Site nor any Materials are intended as, nor should they in any way be construed as, “Solicitations” as also defined by Rule 1-400. If you believe that the Site violates any applicable ethical rule, whether in your jurisdiction or elsewhere, you should immediately leave the Website, and should disregard all Materials available thereon.
The Materials provided on this Site may not apply to your particular facts or circumstances; therefore, you should seek legal counsel prior to relying on any Materials that may be found on this Site. Furthermore, Materials provided on this Site may not reflect the most recent developments in the law and may not be applicable in your particular jurisdiction. Therefore, you should not act on any of the information contained on this Site until you obtain legal counsel from a qualified individual in your jurisdiction.
Triage Law Firm does not seek to represent anyone desiring representation based upon viewing the Site in a state, territory, or foreign country where the Site fails to comply with applicable laws and ethical rules. In addition, Triage Law Firm and its attorneys do not seek to practice law in states, territories, or foreign countries where not properly authorized to do so.
No Attorney-Client Relationship
This Site and the Materials contained herein are not intended to be an advertisement or solicitation of business, but it may be considered an advertisement in some jurisdictions. Please see our Attorney Advertising Notice and Disclaimer.
IRS Circular 230 Disclosure
In compliance with certain U.S. Treasury regulations, please be informed that unless expressly stated otherwise, any U.S. federal tax advice contained in the Site, including without limitation in the Materials, was not intended or written to be used, and cannot be used, for the purpose of avoiding any penalties that may be imposed by the Internal Revenue Service. In addition, if any advice contained in the Site or Materials is used or referred to by other parties in promoting, marketing or recommending any partnership or other entity, investment plan or arrangement, then (i) the advice should be construed as written and (ii) the taxpayer receiving said advice should seek advice based on the taxpayer’s particular circumstances from an independent tax advisor.
Intellectual Property Rights
All content, text, images, graphics, data, information, and other material displayed, as well as the original selection, arrangement, and presentation of such material displayed, available or present on this Site (collectively, “Content”), including any intellectual property rights in such Content (including without limitation trademarks and copyrights), (collectively, “Intellectual Property Rights”), are the property of Triage Law Firm, its affiliates, its licensors, and/or the designated owners and are protected by applicable intellectual property laws. You should assume that everything you see or read on this Site is the property of Triage Law Firm its affiliates, its licensors, and/or the designated owners and is protected by copyright, trademark, and other proprietary rights and laws unless otherwise noted and may not be used without our written permission, except as otherwise provided in these Site Terms. The trade names, trademarks, service marks, and domain names (collectively, “Marks”) of Triage Law Firm include, without limitation, Triage Law Firm, www.TriageLawFirm.com, and any associated logos. Nothing on the Site should be construed as granting, by implication, estoppel, or otherwise, any right or license to use any of the Marks without Triage Law Firm’s prior express written permission.
Authorized and Prohibited Uses
You may access, use and display this Site on a single computer only and download and print copies of the Content only for noncommercial, informational, personal use, without modification or alteration in any way, and only so long as you comply with these Site Terms, the other terms and conditions of this Agreement, and applicable laws, rules, and regulations. Except as may otherwise be expressly authorized by these Site Terms, you may not otherwise reproduce, sell, publish, distribute, transmit, modify, display, use, or perform, or create any derivative works of, any of this Site or the Content or Materials without our prior written permission.
If this Site permits the emailing of certain Content or a link through the use of an “email to a friend” (or similar) icon, you may send that particular Content or link to others by email, as indicated. You agree not to infringe upon any Intellectual Property Rights or remove or modify related proprietary notices contained in this Site, the Materials, or the Content.
Registration and Passwords
At times, we may or may not require you to have a password and provide registration details to access this Site or portions of this Site. If we do require a password and registration details, the details you provide must be correct, current, and complete. If we believe that the details are not correct, current, and complete, we have the right to refuse you access to the Site, or any of its resources, and to terminate or suspend your account, if any. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of any password(s) you are given to access this Site or any portion hereof, and you are fully responsible for all activities that occur under your password(s). You agree to notify us immediately of any unauthorized use of your password(s). We reserve the absolute right not to issue a password to any person or entity.
You agree to comply with all applicable laws, rules, and regulations in connection with your use of the Site. You will not violate, attempt to violate, or knowingly facilitate the violation of the security (including access control or authentication systems) or integrity of the Site. Without limiting the foregoing, you agree not to (a) attempt or to enable others to attempt to gain unauthorized access to any other accounts, computer systems or networks connected to any Triage Law Firm server or to any of the Materials or Content, through hacking, password theft or any other means; (b) attempt or enable other to attempt to obtain any Materials or Content through any means that Triage Law Firm has not intentionally made available on the Site; or (c) use the Site, Content, or Materials in any manner that could damage, disable, overburden, or impair any Triage Law Firm server, or the network(s) connected to any Triage Law Firm server, or that might interfere with any other person’s access to or use or enjoyment of any Materials or Content.
Digital Millennium Copyright Act
Triage Law Firm respects the intellectual property of others and complies fully with the procedures laid down by the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (“DMCA”) for identifying and removing copyrighted material.
a.Notification of Copyright Infringement
If you believe that your work has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please send our designated Copyright Agent a notification of claimed infringement (“Notification of Claimed Infringement”) with the following information required by the Section 512 of the DMCA:
(a) A physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed;
(b) Identification of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed or, if multiple copyrighted works are covered by a single notification, a representative list of such works;
(c) Identification of the Content that is claimed to be infringing or to be the subject of infringing activity and that is to be removed or access to which is to be disabled, and the information reasonably sufficient to permit us to locate the Content;
(d) Information reasonably sufficient to permit us to contact the complaining party;
(e) A statement that the complaining party has a good faith belief that the use of the Content in the manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent or the law;
(f) A statement that the information in the notification is accurate and, under penalty of perjury, that the complaining party is authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.
For copyright inquiries or notices under the DMCA, please contact Triage Law Firm’s designated Copyright Agent at:
Triage Law Firm, P.C. Attn: Kandy L. Williams, President, 300 Spectrum Center Drive, Suite 400 Irvine, CA 92618
Your written Notification of Copyright Infringement must be sent to our designated Copyright Agent at the address listed above. Triage Law Firm will review and address all notices that substantially comply with the requirements identified above. If your notice fails to substantially comply with all of these requirements, however, Triage law Firm may not be able respond to your notice.
Any person who knowingly materially misrepresents that material or an activity is infringing or that any material or activity was removed or disabled by mistake or misidentification shall be liable to us for any damages, including costs and attorney’s fees incurred by us in removing or disabling access to the material or activity claimed to be infringing or in replacing the removed material or enabling access to it.
b.Counter Notification of Copyright Infringement
If you believe material was removed in error, you may send a counter notification (“Counter Notification”) to our designated Copyright Agent at the address provided above.
To file a Counter Notification with us, you must send us correspondence that sets forth the items specified below:
Identify the specific message ID(s) of material that we have removed or to which we have disabled access;
Provide your full name, address, telephone number, and e-mail address;
Provide a statement that you consent to the jurisdiction of Federal District Court for the judicial district in which your address is located or (insert locale of reseller if your address is outside of the United States), and that you will accept service of process from the person who the provided notification of claimed infringement to which your notice relates or an agent of such person;
Include the following statement: “I swear, under penalty of perjury, that I have a good faith belief that the material was removed or disabled as a result of a mistake or misidentification of the material to be removed or disabled”; and
Sign the notice. If you are providing notice by e-mail, an electronic signature (i.e. your typed name) or scanned physical signature will be accepted.
If we receive a Counter Notification from you, we may forward it to the party who submitted the original Notification of Claimed Infringement. The Counter Notification we forward may include some of your personal information, such as your name and contact information. By submitting a Counter Notification, you consent to having your information revealed in this way. We will not forward the Counter Notification to any party other than the original claimant unless required or expressly permitted to do so by law.
After we send out the Counter Notification, the original claimant must respond to us within 10 business days stating that such claimant has filed an action seeking a court order to restrain you from engaging in infringing activity relating to the material on our web site.
We suggest that you consult your legal advisor before filing a Counter Notification of Copyright Infringement. Please note that you may be liable for damages if you make a false claim. Under Section 512(f) of the DMCA, any person who knowingly materially misrepresents that material was removed or disabled by mistake or misidentification may be subject to liability.
Please note that we may not be able to contact you if we receive a Notification of Copyright Infringement about material you posted online. In accordance with our Site Terms, we reserve the right to permanently remove any content posted on our web sites at any time at our sole discretion.
c.Repeat Infringer Policy
It is our policy, in what we deem in our sole discretion to be appropriate under the circumstances, to disable and/or terminate the accounts of users, subscribers, or account holders who repeatedly infringe on the copyrights or other intellectual property rights of others.
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Limitations on Liability and Remedies
TRIAGE LAW FIRM’S ENTIRE LIABILITY AND YOUR EXCLUSIVE REMEDY WITH RESPECT TO ANY DISPUTE WITH TRIAGE LAW FIRM (INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION YOUR USE OF THE SITE) IS TO DISCONTINUE YOUR USE OF THE SITE. TRIAGE LAW FIRM, ITS AFFILIATES, AND ITS SUPPLIERS AND VENDORS SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES ARISING FROM YOUR USE OF THIS SITE OR MATERIALS OR FOR ANY OTHER CLAIM RELATED IN ANY WAY TO YOUR USE OR REGISTRATION WITH TRIAGE LAW FIRM. THESE EXCLUSIONS FOR DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES INCLUDE, WITHOUT LIMITATION, DAMAGES FOR LOST PROFITS, LOST DATA, LOSS OF GOODWILL, WORK STOPPAGE, COMPUTER FAILURE OR MALFUNCTION, OR ANY OTHER COMMERCIAL DAMAGES OR LOSSES, EVEN IF TRIAGE LAW FIRM HAD BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY THEREOF AND REGARDLESS OF THE LEGAL OR EQUITABLE THEORY UPON WHICH THE CLAIM IS BASED. BECAUSE SOME STATES OR JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR THE LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR CONSEQUENTIAL OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES, IN SUCH STATES OR JURISDICTIONS TRIAGE LAW FIRM’S AND ITS SUPPLIERS’ OR VENDORS’ LIABILITY IN SUCH STATE OR JURISDICTION SHALL BE LIMITED TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. IN ANY EVENT, IF ANY OF THE ABOVE PROVISIONS IN THIS SECTION ARE NOT ENFORCEABLE IN AN APPLICABLE JURISDICTION, THE MAXIMUM LIABILITY OF TRIAGE LAW FIRM WILL BE LIMITED TO, IN THE SOLE DISCRETION OF TRIAGE LAW FIRM, EITHER THE (1) CORRECTION OR DELETION OF ANY INACCURATE CONTENT OR LINK, OR (2) REFUND OF ANY FEES FOR THIS SITE RECEIVED BY TRIAGE LAW FIRM FROM YOU.
You agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless Triage Law Firm, its affiliates, and its suppliers or vendors, and each of their respective shareholders, partners, officers, directors, employees, representatives, agents, and contractors from and against all demands, claims, damages, liabilities, losses, costs, expenses, or losses, including without limitation attorneys’ fees and costs, arising in connection with your use of this Site, online conduct, improper or unauthorized use of the Materials or Content, breach of these Site Terms, infringement of any Intellectual Property Rights or other proprietary rights, or dealings or transactions with other persons resulting from your use of this Site.
Dispute Resolution; Applicable Law and Forum
This Agreement, including these Site Terms, shall be governed by the laws of the State of California as applied to agreements made, entered into, and performed entirely in California by California residents, notwithstanding your actual place of residence. All lawsuits arising from or relating to this Agreement, including the Site Terms, or your use of the Site, the Content, or the Materials shall be brought exclusively in the federal or state courts located in Orange County, California, and you hereby unconditionally and irrevocably submit to the exclusive personal jurisdiction of such courts for such purpose. To the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, any claim or cause of action arising out of or related to your use of the Site or these Site Terms must be filed within one (1) year after such claim or cause of action arose or be forever barred. The failure of Triage Law Firm to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these Site Terms shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision.
Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, the information contained on the Future Meets Law website, in the Future Meets Law podcasts, and in any related communications, blogs, or social media posts is provided for informational purposes only and is not intended to and does not constitute legal advice or a solicitation for the formation of an attorney-client relationship. The views expressed on the podcast are those of the podcast hosts individually and do not necessarily represent the views of Triage Law Firm or any other person or entity.
You may link to any page of this Site, but no framing is permitted. Any link to this Site must be immediately followed by notice to Triage Law Firm via email at [email protected]
In the event we deem your linking practices in relation to this Site to be inappropriate, we may provide you with notice concerning removal or modification of the inappropriate link, and you agree to comply with any and all requirements of Triage Law Firm relating thereto. Please use an official Triage Law Firm Web banner when linking to this Site. You may use such Web banner solely in connection with the link unless and until Triage Law Firm gives notice that you must stop using the Web banner and/or discontinue linking to this Site.
Authority of Website Administrator
Triage Law Firm may in its discretion modify, edit, translate, suspend, restrict access to, or terminate this Site, these Site Terms, the Content, the Materials, or any other link at any time without liability or prior notice. Triage Law Firm may in its discretion terminate the browsing of, registration with and use of this Site by any user at any time without liability or prior notice for any reason, including without limitation for any breach of these Site Terms.
Good Samaritan Policy
It is Triage Law Firm’s policy not to tolerate any acts of intellectual property infringement or violations of federal or state law. We will, in good faith, make our best efforts to remove, disable or restrict access to the availability of Content or Materials on the Site that, in our subjective view, are obscene, lewd, lascivious, filthy, excessively violent, harassing or otherwise objectionable, whether or not such Content or Materials are constitutionally protected. This provision does not impose upon Triage Law Firm any contractual obligation to undertake, or refrain from undertaking, any particular course of conduct, or to monitor the Site.
If you believe that someone has violated this policy, we ask you to promptly notify us by email at [email protected] You must use this address if you want to ensure that the complaint is actually received by the appropriate party who is responsible for investigating alleged violations of this policy.
You agree not to submit any User Content to this Site or commit any act involving the transfer of information in violation of applicable import/export control, espionage or national security laws.
You agree to comply with all applicable laws, rules, and regulations in connection with your use of this Site.
Unsuitable Content and Conduct
You will not engage in conduct or submit to this Site any User Content or other material that is illegal, inaccurate, misleading, misappropriated, infringing, dilutive, defamatory, obscene, offensive, or otherwise objectionable. You will not cause damage, embarrassment, or adverse publicity to Triage Law Firm or its attorneys.
Functional Compatibility and System Abuse
If any portion of the Site accepts the submission of User Content, you will submit only User Content and material that is functionally and technically compatible with this Site. You will not attempt to and will not damage, corrupt, tamper with or infect this Site, the Content, the Materials or any information or telecommunication system of Triage Law Firm with a virus or other malicious computer program. You will only use this Site for the permitted purposes stated in these Site Terms and will not engage in abusive activity with respect to this Site. Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, you agree not to send, create or reply to so-called “mailbombs” (i.e., emailing copies of a single message to many users, or sending large or multiple files or messages to a single user with malicious intent); engage in “spamming” (i.e., unsolicited emailing for business or other purposes); or undertake any other activity that may adversely affect the use or enjoyment of this Site by any person. You are prohibited from using any services or facilities provided in connection with this Site to compromise security or tamper with system resources and/or accounts. The use or distribution of tools designed for compromising security (e.g., password-guessing programs, cracking tools, or network-probing tools) is strictly prohibited. If you become involved in any violation of system security, Triage Law Firm reserves the right to release your details to system administrators at other sites and law enforcement authorities to assist them in resolving security incidents.
Your Cooperation and Notification
You agree to cooperate with all reasonable requests of Triage Law Firm and will notify us promptly upon learning of any actual or suspected breach of these Site Terms by you or unauthorized use or abuse of this Site.
Third Party Sites and Other Information
This Site may contain, as a convenience to you, Content, links and other information submitted by third parties over whom Triage Law Firm has no control or responsibility, as well as translations thereof that we may arrange. The recognition and media represented on the Site may include recognition and media received by Triage Law Firm attorneys while such attorneys were affiliated with another law firm or with their individual solo law practices. Triage Law Firm has no obligation to monitor, control, or restrict the use of this Site or third party websites accessible via links on this Site. These third party sites are not under our control, and you acknowledge that (whether or not such sites are affiliated in any way with Triage Law Firm or its attorneys) Triage Law Firm is not responsible for the accuracy, copyright compliance, legality, decency or any other aspect of the content of such sites. The inclusion of such a link does not imply endorsement of any site by Triage Law Firm or any association with its operators. Moreover, we have no obligation to verify any User Content submitted by a user or to provide any registration or other information to you concerning any Content.
If you have any questions regarding these Site Terms or this Site, please contact us by email at [email protected]