The Terms and Conditions of Use set forth herein apply to the entire group of Web sites owned, operated, licensed, or controlled by BROWARDLEGALDIRECTORY.COM :
By using this Website, you are agreeing that under no circumstances will the BROWARDLEGALDIRECTORY.COM or its its affiliates, be responsible for (1) any information contained on or omitted from the site(s), (2) any person's reliance on any such information, whether or not the information is correct, current or complete, (3) the consequences of any action you or any other person takes or fails to take, whether or not based on information provided by or as a result of the use of the Website. BROWARDLEGALDIRECTORY.COM and their affiliates also have no responsibility for (4) any person's satisfaction with any provider, attorney, lawyer or law firm, whether relating to competence, diligence, or otherwise, (5) the results of any information, testimony or services provided given by or representation from any attorney, lawyer, or law firm or (6) the failure or refusal of any attorney, lawyer or law firm to respond to you.
All users of this site agree that no employment or agency relationship exists between the user and BROWARDLEGALDIRECTORY.COM as a result of this agreement or your use of this site.
NO LEGAL ADVICE
The information contained at this Web site and any other BROWARDLEGALDIRECTORY.COM Web site has been prepared by BROWARDLEGALDIRECTORY.COM as a service to its readers and the Internet community and is not intended to constitute legal advice. BROWARDLEGALDIRECTORY.COM has used reasonable efforts in collecting, preparing and providing quality information and material, but does not warrant or guarantee the accuracy, completeness, adequacy or currency of the information contained in or linked to this Web site or any other BROWARDLEGALDIRECTORY.COM Web site. Users of information from this Web site or any other BROWARDLEGALDIRECTORY.COM Web site or links do so at their own risk.
Any reference made by this Web site or any other BROWARDLEGALDIRECTORY.COM Web site(s) to any specific commercial product, process, or service (or provider of such product, process or service) by trade name, trademark, hyperlink, or otherwise, does not constitute or imply an endorsement, recommendation, or favoring by BROWARDLEGALDIRECTORY.COM . Content on this and any other BROWARDLEGALDIRECTORY.COM Web site(s) may be provided by third parties and users. Any opinions, advice, statements, services, offers or other information expressed or made available by third parties, including information providers, users or others, are those of the respective author(s) or distributor(s) and do not necessarily state or reflect those of BROWARDLEGALDIRECTORY.COM .
RESTRICTIONS ON USE OF MATERIALS.
Unless otherwise noted, all materials, including images, illustrations, designs, icons, photographs, video clips, and written and other materials that are part of this Web site or any other BROWARDLEGALDIRECTORY.COM Web site are copyrights, trademarks, trade dress and/or other intellectual properties owned, controlled or licensed by BROWARDLEGALDIRECTORY.COM . No material from this Web site or any other BROWARDLEGALDIRECTORY.COM Web site may be copied, reproduced, framed, hyperlinked, republished, uploaded, posted, transmitted, or distributed in any way, provided, however, you may download, where specifically permitted, one copy of the materials on any single computer for your personal, non-commercial use only, provided you keep intact all copyright and other proprietary notices.
Use of any robot, spider, other automatic device, or manual process to monitor or copy our Web pages or the content contained herein is strictly forbidden. Modification of the materials or use of the materials for any other purpose is a violation of BROWARDLEGALDIRECTORY.COM ' copyright and other proprietary rights. For purposes of these terms, the use of any such material on any other Web site or networked computer environment is prohibited. All trademarks, service marks, and trade names are proprietary to BROWARDLEGALDIRECTORY.COM.
Export. The U.S. export control laws regulate the export and re-export of technology originating in the United States. This includes the electronic transmission of information and software to foreign countries and to certain foreign nationals. User agrees to abide by these laws and their regulations -- including but not limited to the Export Administration Act and the Arms Export Control Act and not to transfer, by electronic transmission or otherwise, any Content derived from BROWARDLEGALDIRECTORY.COM to either a foreign national or a foreign destination in violation of such laws.
Usage by Children Under 13. BROWARDLEGALDIRECTORY.COM cannot prohibit minors from visiting this site. BROWARDLEGALDIRECTORY.COM must rely on parents, guardians and those responsible for supervising children under 13 to decide which materials are appropriate for such children to view and/or purchase. FORUMS AND PUBLIC COMMUNICATION. "Forum" means a discussion group, chat area, bulletin board, news groups, letters to the editors, webmaster(s) or employees, or e-mail function offered as part of this Web site or any other BROWARDLEGALDIRECTORY.COM Web site. You shall not upload to, distribute through, or otherwise publish through a Forum on this Web site or any other BROWARDLEGALDIRECTORY.COM Web site any content which is libelous, defamatory, obscene, pornographic, threatening, invasive of privacy or publicity rights, abusive, illegal, or otherwise objectionable that would constitute or encourage a criminal offense, violate the rights of any party, or that would otherwise give rise to liability or violates any law.
The Forums, if any, shall be used only in a noncommercial manner. You shall not, without our express approval, distribute or otherwise publish any material containing any solicitation of funds, promotion, advertising, or solicitation for goods or services. You specifically acknowledge that soliciting other guests of this Web site or any other BROWARDLEGALDIRECTORY.COM Web site to join or become members of any commercial online or offline service or other organization is expressly prohibited.
It is our policy to respect the privacy of all guests. Therefore, subject to the terms of the BROWARDLEGALDIRECTORY.COM privacy statement, in general, we will not monitor, edit, or disclose the contents of a guest's e-mail unless required in the course of normal maintenance of this Web site or any other BROWARDLEGALDIRECTORY.COM Web site and its systems or unless required to do so by law or in the good-faith belief that such action is necessary to: (1) comply with the law or comply with legal process served on BROWARDLEGALDIRECTORY.COM ; (2) protect and defend the legitimate business interests, rights or property of BROWARDLEGALDIRECTORY.COM , it's users, advertisers, customers, sponsors, advertisers or affiliates; or (3) act in an emergency to protect the personal safety of our guests or the public. Guests shall remain solely responsible for the content of their messages.
By uploading materials to any Forum or submitting any materials to us, you automatically grant (or warrant that the owner of such rights has expressly granted) us a perpetual, royalty-free, irrevocable, non-exclusive right and license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from and distribute such materials or incorporate such materials into any form, medium, or technology now known or later developed throughout the universe. In addition, you warrant that all so-called "moral rights" in those materials have been waived.
Unless otherwise specified, and except for clearly international offerings, the materials in this Web site and any other BROWARDLEGALDIRECTORY.COM Web site are presented solely for the purpose of promoting publications and other products available in the United States, its territories, possessions, and protectorates. The BROWARDLEGALDIRECTORY.COM Web sites are controlled and operated by BROWARDLEGALDIRECTORY.COM from its offices in the State of Florida. BROWARDLEGALDIRECTORY.COM makes no representation that materials in any BROWARDLEGALDIRECTORY.COM Web site are appropriate or available for use in other locations. Those who choose to access any BROWARDLEGALDIRECTORY.COM Web site from other locations do so on their own initiative and are responsible for establishing the usability or correctness of any information or materials under any or all jurisdictions and the compliance of that information or material with local laws, if and to the extent local laws are applicable.
These terms are effective until terminated by either party. You may terminate these terms at any time by destroying all materials obtained from any and all BROWARDLEGALDIRECTORY.COM web site(s) and all related documentation and all copies and installations thereof, whether made under these terms or otherwise. These terms will terminate immediately without notice from BROWARDLEGALDIRECTORY.COM if in BROWARDLEGALDIRECTORY.COM sole discretion you fail to comply with any term or provision of these terms. Upon termination, you must destroy all materials obtained from this site and any and all other BROWARDLEGALDIRECTORY.COM Web site(s) and all copies thereof, whether made under the terms of these terms or otherwise. BROWARDLEGALDIRECTORY.COM may take such further action as BROWARDLEGALDIRECTORY.COM determines to be appropriate under the circumstances to eliminate or preclude repeat violations, and BROWARDLEGALDIRECTORY.COM shall not be liable for any damages of any nature suffered by any Customer, User, or any third party resulting in whole or in part from BROWARDLEGALDIRECTORY.COM' exercise of its rights under these terms and conditions.
OWNERSHIP, LICENSE & RESTRICTIONS ON USE
As between BROWARDLEGALDIRECTORY.COM and you, all right, title and interest (including all copyrights, trademarks and other intellectual property rights) in this Site belongs to BROWARDLEGALDIRECTORY.COM , its licensors, or listees. In addition, the names, images, pictures, logos and icons identifying BROWARDLEGALDIRECTORY.COM'S products and services in many countries are proprietary marks of BROWARDLEGALDIRECTORY.COM and/or its subsidiaries or affiliates. Except as expressly provided below, nothing contained herein shall be construed as conferring any license or right, by implication, estoppels or otherwise, under copyright or other intellectual property rights.
You are hereby granted a nonexclusive, nontransferable, limited license to view and use information retrieved from this Site provided solely for your personal, informational, non-commercial purposes, and provided you do not remove or obscure the copyright notice or other notices. Except as expressly provided above, no part of this Site, including but not limited to materials retrieved there from and the underlying code, may be reproduced, republished, copied, transmitted, or distributed in any form or by any means. In no event shall materials from this Site be stored in any information storage and retrieval system without prior written permission from BROWARDLEGALDIRECTORY.COM
At BrowardLegalDirectory.com, we are committed to protecting your privacy. It is also our goal to constantly improve our services to you and to keep up with rapidly changing technologies. In order to maximize our services to you, we use information collected about you while still protecting your privacy. Expecting future variations in our service, these policies are subject to change. If there are any modifications to these policies, we will post them on this page and notify you as described at the end of this policy.
I. Security Measures Concerning Your Personal Information
While transmission of information over the Internet cannot be guaranteed 100% secure, we make every effort to provide protection for the information that we collect about you.
It is our policy to never sell or share traceable information about our users to third parties without user permission.
However, this site contains various links to other Web sites. BrowardLegalDirectory.com is not responsible for the privacy practices of those sites. You should not assume that other sites take similar steps in securing your information and should evaluate their privacy standards before using their systems.
II. Collection of Information
In the course of your use of the site, we may also request information from you, including name, telephone number and email address. If you are searching for an attorney, requesting a free case evaluation or would like to ask a question of a lawyer, you will be asked to describe your situation so that attorneys can evaluate your legal needs.
In the course of using our site, we automatically track certain information including your IP address, what browser you are using, and the URL you just came from. We also collect information about your use of our site in order to optimize our site usability.
We use cookie technology to assist users in navigating through our site more efficiently. Third party affiliates may also set cookies on the site for the purpose of tracking leads. A cookie is a small text file that resides on your hard drive. At various points on our site, our system will request the cookie from your browser so that we can retrieve the stored information. The cookie may be linked to a unique number that our system can read to determine your user ID and preferences. This prevents you from repeatedly making the same selections. Knowing how you use the site enables us to better tailor content and services to your needs. The cookie does not contain information that others could use to personally identify you, and other Web sites cannot access the information we store on your computer. Most cookies are "session cookies," meaning that they are automatically deleted at the end of a session. You must set your browser to accept cookies to be able to use our site at this time.
III. Use of Collected Information
The primary reason that BrowardLegalDirectory.com collects information from its users is to match the right attorneys with the people and businesses who need them.
BrowardLegalDirectory.com does not sell, trade, or rent your personal information to others without your permission. We use your information to improve our marketing and promotional efforts, statistically analyze site usage, and improve our site's content, offering, and layout. Your IP address may be used to help diagnose problems with our server, to administer our Web site, and for security needs. BrowardLegalDirectory.com may provide aggregate statistics about our customers, sales, traffic patterns, and related site information to third-party vendors, but these statistics will include no personal identifying information.
We may use the information we collect to notify you about important functionality changes to our Web site, new BrowardLegalDirectory.com services, and special offers we think you'll find valuable. We may also contact you to verify your information or ask you about your experiences with our site.
Except for communications that relate directly to the service being provided, you may "opt out" of receiving communications from us. Users may opt out of receiving communications by replying to unsubscribe in the subject line in the e-mail or by e-mailing us at UNSUBSCRIBE.
In order to achieve the benefits of the BrowardLegalDirectory service, there are some situations in which personal information may be disclosed to third parties. These are:
- Service related disclosure: This Web site is designed to disclose certain limited information to connect attorneys with the people who need them.
- When a user posts a description of his or her legal matter, that information is reviewed only by attorneys and BrowardLegalDirectory.com staff.
- When an attorney responds to a question or case evaluation, the response, the name and the contact information of the responding attorney is seen only by the specific client.
- The name of the user notifying us that an attorney-client relationship was formed through our service may be released to that attorney for the purpose of verifying the relationship.
- Information regarding whether an attorney-client relationship was formed will be used only for our internal records and statistics. We will not disclose this information to other parties, unless we are required to do so by law.
BrowardLegalDirectory.com may also develop business partnerships with other companies, as part of our service to users. These special business partnerships may include acquisitions by or mergers with other companies or special joint ventures that integrate our Web sites and services.
Whenever BrowardLegalDirectory shares personally identifying information with a partner, we will do so confidentiality and require use restrictions on the information.
Legal Related Disclosure
BrowardLegalDirectory.com may release account information when we believe, in good faith, that such release is reasonably necessary to:
- comply with law
- enforce or apply the terms of any of our user agreements, or
- protect the rights, property or safety of BrowardLegalDirectory.com, our users, or others.
IV. Consent and Changes to This Policy
You may provide links to all pages of this Site, provided (a) you do not remove or obscure, by framing or otherwise, advertisements, the copyright notice, or other notices on this Site, (b) you give BROWARDLEGALDIRECTORY.COM notice of such link by contacting BROWARDLEGALDIRECTORY.COM and (c) you discontinue providing hot links to this Site if notified by BROWARDLEGALDIRECTORY.COM.LINKS TO OTHER WEB SITES AND SERVICES
To the extent that this Web site and any other BROWARDLEGALDIRECTORY.COM Web site(s) contain links to outside services and resources, BROWARDLEGALDIRECTORY.COM does not control the availability and content of those outside services and resources. Any concerns regarding any such service or resource, or any link thereto, should be directed to the particular service or resource.
CHANGES TO SITE AND THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS
This Site and these Terms and Conditions may be changed by BROWARDLEGALDIRECTORY.COM with or without notice. Please review this link on a regular basis for changes. Continued use of this Site following any change constitutes your acceptance of the change.
ENTIRE AGREEMENT; SEVERABILITY
These Terms and Conditions incorporate by reference any notices contained on this Site and constitute the entire agreement with respect to your access to and use of this Site. If any provision of these Terms and Conditions is unlawful, void or unenforceable, then that provision shall be deemed severable from the remaining provisions and shall not affect their validity and enforceability.
IF YOU DO NOT AGREE, IF THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS ARE NOT ACCEPTABLE IN FULL, YOU MUST IMMEDIATELY TERMINATE YOUR USE OF THIS SITE.
COPYRIGHT; PERMITTED USES; RESTRICTIONS ON USE
Material available in the BROWARDLEGALDIRECTORY.COM web site are protected by copyright law. Copyright (c) 2011 BROWARDLEGALDIRECTORY.COM . All rights reserved.
Listed below are trademarks for BROWARDLEGALDIRECTORY.COM . Nothing contained on this site should be construed as granting any license or right to use any Trademark displayed on this site without the express written permission of BROWARDLEGALDIRECTORY.COM or such third party may own the Trademark.
THE MATERIALS IN THE BROWARDLEGALDIRECTORY.COM WEB SITES ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" AND WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE PURSUANT TO APPLICABLE LAW, BROWARDLEGALDIRECTORY.COM DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. BROWARDLEGALDIRECTORY.COM DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE FUNCTIONS CONTAINED IN THE MATERIALS WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE, THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, OR THAT THIS SITE OR ANY OTHER BROWARDLEGALDIRECTORY.COM WEB SITE OR THE SERVER(S) THAT MAKES THE BROWARDLEGALDIRECTORY.COM WEB SITES AVAILABLE ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. BROWARDLEGALDIRECTORY.COM DOES NOT WARRANT OR MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS REGARDING THE USE OR THE RESULTS OF THE USE OF THE MATERIALS IN THIS WEB SITE OR ANY OTHER BROWARDLEGALDIRECTORY.COM WEB SITE IN TERMS OF THEIR CORRECTNESS, ACCURACY, RELIABILITY, OR OTHERWISE. YOU (AND NOT BROWARDLEGALDIRECTORY.COM ) ASSUME THE ENTIRE COST OF ALL NECESSARY SERVICING, REPAIR, OR CORRECTION. APPLICABLE LAW MAY NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES, SO THE ABOVE EXCLUSION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, NEGLIGENCE, SHALL BROWARDLEGALDIRECTORY.COM BE LIABLE FOR ANY SPECIAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES THAT RESULT FROM THE USE OF, OR THE INABILITY TO USE, THE MATERIALS IN THIS WEB SITE OR ANY OTHER BROWARDLEGALDIRECTORY.COM WEB SITE, EVEN IF BROWARDLEGALDIRECTORY.COM OR A BROWARDLEGALDIRECTORY.COM AUTHORIZED REPRESENTATIVE HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. APPLICABLE LAW MAY NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY OR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. IN NO EVENT SHALL BROWARDLEGALDIRECTORY.COM 'S TOTAL LIABILITY TO YOU FOR ALL DAMAGES, LOSSES, AND CAUSES OF ACTION (WHETHER IN CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, NEGLIGENCE), OR OTHERWISE) EXCEED THE AMOUNT PAID BY YOU, IF ANY, FOR ACCESSING THIS SITE OR ANY OTHER BROWARDLEGALDIRECTORY.COM WEB SITE(S).
OTHER. These terms shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Florida. You agree that any action at law or in equity arising out of or relating to these terms shall be filed only in the state or federal courts located in Broward County, Florida and you hereby consent and submit to the personal jurisdiction of such courts for the purposes of litigating any such action. If any provision of these terms shall be unlawful, void, or for any reason unenforceable, then that provision shall be deemed severable from these terms and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions. This is the entire agreement between us relating to the subject matter herein and shall not be modified except as provided herein or in writing, signed by BROWARDLEGALDIRECTORY.COM.
Finding Legal Information Made Easy. BrowardLegalDirectory.com.