Terms & Conditions
Dale & Lessmann LLP (“Dale & Lessmann”) maintains a website located at www.dalelessmann.com (the “Site”). The Site provides information, articles, blog posts, publications, data, images, graphics, and other materials (the “Content”) to the general public.
Not Legal Advice
The Content on the Dale & Lessmann Site does not constitute legal advice, and it should not be relied upon as such. It is not intended to and does not provide legal or other professional advice or opinions of any kind. It is for general information purposes only and should not be used in a commercial or professional manner. The Content does not necessary represent the opinions of Dale & Lessmann or its clients.
The Content should not be relied on to act, or refrain from acting, based solely on the information or materials provided on the Site without first seeking professional and appropriate legal advice. You may not rely on the content posted by members of Dale & Lessmann outside the Site as legal advice. Do not disregard or delay in seeking legal advice because of the Content or anything you have accessed on the Site. The Content is provided for your convenience only.
The Content it is only current as of the original publication date and should not be relied upon as being accurate, timely, complete, or appropriate for any particular purpose. Your use of the Site and its Contents is entirely at your own risk. If you require legal advice, you should retain competent legal counsel to advise you.
No Lawyer-Client Relationship
No lawyer-client, advisory, fiduciary or other relationship is created by accessing or otherwise using the Dale & Lessmann Site or by communicating with a Dale & Lessmann lawyer, agent, member, or employee by way of e-mail, through the Site, or via firm voicemail.Although the use of the Site may facilitate access to or communications with members of Dale & Lessmann by email, voicemail, or otherwise, receipt of any such communication by any Dale & Lessmann lawyer, agent, member, or employee does not create a lawyer-client relationship.
A lawyer-client relationship will only arise between you and Dale & Lessmann if we have specifically agreed to act for you in writing by way of a signed retainer. You should not provide us with any confidential information or materials, or information or materials that someone else would reasonably consider to be confidential, until we have specifically agreed to represent you in writing by way of a signed retainer.
Communications Not Confidential
Unsolicited information and material may not be treated as confidential and will not be protected by any solicitor-client privilege. Dale & Lessmann cannot guarantee the security or privacy of any communication, in any form or format, made through the Site. In matters where Dale & Lessmann does represent you, you should be aware that email is not a full-proof or 100% secure medium for communication.
Please also note that any information sent or received over the Internet is generally not secure and may not be encrypted. Dale & Lessmann does not assume any responsibility or risk whatsoever for your use of the Internet.
Third Party Sites and Links
Third Party Linking. The Dale & Lessmann Site and Content have been designed as a resource to provide information on matters that may be of interest to the general public and to potential clients. As such, the Site and Content may contain links to third-party websites. Any links or reference on the Site to any product or service by trade name, trademark, hypertext link, or otherwise are provided solely as a convenience to you and are not an endorsement or recommendation by Dale & Lessmann as to the contents of such third-party websites. Dale & Lessmann does not guarantee, or make any representation, condition, or warranty (express or implied) about, the quality, accuracy, reliability, completeness, currency, timeliness, security, non-infringement, merchantability or fitness for any use or purpose of any content of such third-party websites. Dale & Lessmann is not responsible for and does not control the content in any linked third-party website. Your use of any linked websites is entirely at your own risk.
Linking to the Dale & Lessmann Site – Dale & Lessmann appreciates and acknowledges links to the Dale & Lessmann Site. You may link directly to the homepage of the Site at www.dalelessmann.com, or to the biography of one of the firm’s lawyers or other professionals. Any other link to the Site, and any linking directly to the other pages within the Site or framing of content on the Site, is strictly prohibited without the prior written consent of Dale & Lessmann.
Disclaimer and Limitation of Liability
Although Dale & Lessmann has made reasonable efforts to ensure the Content contained on the Site is accurate, the Site and its Content are provided “as is” and “as available” without any representation, warranty, or condition of any kind, whether express or implied. Use of the Site or the Content is at your own risk. Dale & Lessmann does not make any representations, warranties, or conditions about the quality, accuracy, reliability, completeness, currency, or timeliness of the Site or the Content. Dale & Lessmann does not assume any responsibility for any errors, omissions, or inaccuracies in the Site or the Content.
To the fullest extent permitted by law, Dale & Lessmann expressly disclaims all warranties, representations, and conditions of any kind with respect to the Site and the Content whether express, implied, or collateral, including without limitation, the implied warranties and conditions of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement, security, accuracy, reliability, accessibility, title, or quiet enjoyment, or that the site or the Content are or will be error-free or will operate without interruption. Dale & Lessmann makes no guarantees, representations, warranties, or conditions that the Site will be free from viruses, malware, worms, or other harmful components. You acknowledge and agree that you are using the Site and the Content entirely at your own risk and liability.
Subject to applicable law, in no event shall Dale & Lessmann or its partners, agents, employees, consultants, or licensors (“Dale & Lessmann Released Parties”) be liable, whether based on warranty, contract (including fundamental breach), tort (including negligence), strict liability or any other legal theory, for any damages of any kind whatsoever including, without limitation, any direct, indirect, incidental, consequential, special, exemplary, or punitive damages. This includes, without limitation, any loss or damages in the nature of or relating to lost business, harm to business, lost profits, lost savings, loss of use, loss of programs or data, interruption of activities, personal injury, fines, fees, penalties, or other liabilities or pecuniary or economic loss, resulting from the use of, misuse of, reliance upon, or the inability to make use of, the Site or the Content. The forgoing limitation shall apply whether or not Dale & Lessmann is advised, knew, or ought to have known of the possibility of such damages or if such damages are reasonably foreseeable.
Release and Indemnity
Governing Law and Jurisdiction
Copyright and Trade-Mark Notices.
© Dale & Lessmann LLP. All rights reserved. The copyright in the Site and all materials contained herein, is owned or licensed by Dale & Lessmann and no part of the Site or Content may be reproduced, modified, distributed, sold, published, broadcast, retransmitted, or circulated in any form without the prior written permission of Dale & Lessmann.
All Content, including but not limited to designs, text, graphics, software, artwork, illustrations, videos, music, sounds, photos, names, words, titles, phrases, trademarks, logos, and other marks displayed on the Site or in the Content are owned by Dale & Lessmann and its licensors, or the party accredited as the provider of the Content, and are protected by copyright, trademark, and other intellectual property laws and treaty provisions.