Terms of Service & Privacy Policy

Terms of Service & Privacy Policy

Use of melvin.law, including all materials and all online services provided by Albritton Law Firm, LLC is subject to the following terms and conditions of use. By using melvin.law, you agree without modification to these terms and conditions and acknowledge reading them.

No Attorney-Client Relationship or Legal Advice

Materials on melvin.law contain general information only to permit you to learn more about the firm and the services we provide. The information presented is not legal advice, should not be acted on as legal advice, and is subject to change without notice.

Neither receipt of information presented on melvin.law nor any email or other communication sent to Albritton Law Firm, LLC or its attorneys through melvin.law will create an attorney-client relationship. No user of melvin.law should act, or refrain from acting, on the basis of information included on melvin.law without first consulting legal counsel in your own relevant jurisdiction.

Licensure Status

Melvin D. Albritton is licensed to practice in Louisiana. melvin.law is not intended as advertising or solicitation in any jurisdiction where the site would be so characterized and fails to comply with all applicable laws and ethical rules of that jurisdiction. Albritton Law Firm, LLC does not seek to represent anyone based solely upon a visit to melvin.law or upon advertising, or where to do so would not comply with applicable local laws and rules.

Scope of Legal Services

An attorney-client relationship with prospective clients is established only after an attorney of Albritton Law Firm, LLC has expressly communicated the ability to accept representation of your matter. Albritton Law Firm, LLC may decline to provide legal service if a conflict of interest is discovered. The scope of legal services to be performed by an attorney of Albritton Law Firm, LLC will be expressly agreed upon in writing by you before any legal services are performed, and does not include any services that have been expressly excluded or are otherwise outside the scope of the written agreement.

Links and Email Addresses

Links posted on this website to other websites are provided only as a convenience to our clients. Albritton Law Firm, LLC assumes no responsibility for the content, security or reliability of any websites to which we have posted links. We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites. Spamming, the unsolicited broadcasts of email addresses or links in this website, is prohibited and unauthorized.

No Warranty or Liability

The information presented on melvin.law is provided “as is” and “as available,” without representation or warranty of any kind. Albritton Law Firm, LLC does not represent or warrant that such information is or will be always current, complete, or accurate. Any representation or warranty that might be otherwise implied is expressly disclaimed.

You agree that Albritton Law Firm, LLC is not liable to you or others, in any way or for any damages of any kind, arising from the use of melvin.law, including, but not limited to, liability or damaged caused by viruses contained within electronic files of this site or any linked site, regardless of prior notice to our office.

Copyright

Unless otherwise indicated, all melvin.law materials, including, without limitation, Albritton Law Firm, LLC logo, all designs, text, graphics, other files, and the selection and arrangement thereof, also termed the “look and feel,” are the proprietary and copyrighted property of Albritton Law Firm, LLC. You may electronically copy and print to hard copy portions of melvin.law for the sole purpose of using materials it contains for information and non-commercial, personal use only. All reproduced material requires a copyright notice in the form of “© 2016-2017 Albritton Law Firm, LLC All Rights Reserved” to be displayed on the relevant page(s). Any other use of the materials in melvin.law – including any commercial use, reproduction for purposes other than described above, modification, distribution, republication, display or performance – without the prior written permission of Albritton Law Firm, LLC is strictly prohibited.

Jurisdiction

The terms of this agreement will be governed by the laws of the State of Louisiana. The state and federal courts located in Orleans Parish, Louisiana will have exclusive jurisdiction over any case or controversy arising from or relating to this agreement, melvin.law or any services provided by Albritton Law Firm, LLC.

Assignment

The rights and obligations created for you under this agreement may not be assigned to any other party.

Severance

In the event that one or more of the provisions of this agreement shall be found unenforceable, illegal or invalid, it shall not affect any other provisions of this agreement, and this agreement shall be construed as if the provision found to be unenforceable, illegal or invalid had never been contained in the agreement, or the unenforceable, illegal or invalid provision shall be construed, amended and/or reformed to be made enforceable, legal and valid.

Complete Understanding

These Disclaimers and Terms and Conditions of Use supersedes any prior communication, representations or agreements between you and Albritton Law Firm, LLC and constitutes the complete and final agreement related to the use of melvin.law or any services provided by Albritton Law Firm, LLC.

Modification of These Terms

Albritton Law Firm, LLC reserves the right to change the terms, conditions, and notices under which melvin.law is available. By using melvin.law or sending us any personal information, you agree to this policy and are bound to this policy in effect as of the date of such use.

Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy describes the personal information Albritton Law Firm, LLC collects through its website at melvin.law, and how it collects and uses that information.

The term “personal information” is defined as information that you voluntarily provide to Albritton Law Firm, LLC that personally identifies you, your company and/or your contact information, such as your name, phone number, and email address.

melvin.law is a law firm website that provides information about its attorney, his services, and business and intellectual property law (collectively, the “Service”).

Use of melvin.law, including all materials presented herein and all online services provided by Albritton Law Firm, LLC is subject to the following Privacy Policy. This Privacy Policy applies to all melvin.law visitors, potential clients, and all other users of melvin.law. By using melvin.law or the Service, you agree to this Privacy Policy, without modification, and acknowledge reading it.

Albritton Law Firm, LLC only collects personal information you voluntarily provide, which may include:

Your email address in order to subscribe to the mailing list, or sign up for a course or webinar;

Your full name, email address, and message in order to purchase a contract template or legal planning session.

Activity. Albritton Law Firm, LLC may record information relating to your use of melvin.law, such as the searches you undertake, the pages you view, your browser type, IP address, requested URL, referring URL, and timestamp information. Albritton Law Firm, LLC uses this type of information to administer melvin.law and provide the highest possible level of service to you. Albritton Law Firm, LLC also uses this information in the aggregate to perform statistical analyses of user behavior and characteristics in order to measure interest in and use of the various areas of the melvin.law.

You are not required to provide any personally identifiable information to merely access or visit this website.

Cookies.

Albritton Law Firm, LLC may send cookies to your computer in order to uniquely identify your browser and improve the quality of our service. The term “cookies” refers to small pieces of information that a website sends to your computer’s hard drive while you are viewing the melvin.law. Albritton Law Firm, LLC may use session cookies (which expire once you close your browser), to ensure that your computer displays melvin.law effectively. You have the ability to accept or decline cookies using your web browser settings. If you choose not to accept cookies from melvin.law, you may not be able to take full advantage of its features or to receive some of the services melvin.law provides. melvin.law does not respond to Do Not Track signals from your browser.

The information you provide is used to process transactions, send periodic emails (such as a newsletter), and improve the service Albritton Law Firm, LLC provides. Albritton Law Firm, LLC does share your information with trusted third parties who assist it in operating its website, conducting its business and servicing clients and visitors. These trusted third parties agree to keep this information confidential. Your personal information will never be shared with unrelated third parties.

melvin.law may contain links to third-party websites. Except as otherwise discussed in this Privacy Policy, this document only addresses the use and disclosure of information we collect from you on melvin.law. Other sites accessible through this site via links or otherwise have their own policies in regard to privacy. Albritton Law Firm, LLC is not responsible for the privacy policies or practices of third parties, and encourages you to inform yourself of the privacy policy on each site that you visit.

Albritton Law Firm, LLC respects your privacy and will never sell, trade or transfer your personally identifiable information to third parties (beyond what is necessary for fulfilling a customer transaction or for the basic functionality of an online service) without your consent. However, Albritton Law Firm, LLC may choose to release personal information to enforce its Terms of Use, manage its business, protect users or the general public, or to otherwise comply with legal obligations.

Albritton Law Firm, LLC maintains security measures to protect your personal information from unauthorized access, misuse, or disclosure. However, no exchange of data over the Internet can be guaranteed as 100% secure. While Albritton Law Firm, LLC makes every effort to protect your personal information shared through melvin.law, you acknowledge that the personal information you voluntarily share through melvin.law could be accessed or tampered with by a third party. You agree that Albritton Law Firm, LLC is not responsible for any intercepted information shared through melvin.law without its knowledge and permission. Additionally, you release Albritton Law Firm, LLC from any and all claims arising out of or related to the use of such intercepted information in any unauthorized manner.

To access or use the Site, you must be 18 years or older and have the requisite power and authority to enter into this Privacy Policy. Children under the age of 18 are prohibited from using melvin.law or its Services.

If you opt-in to Albritton Law Firm, LLC’s mailing list, the option to unsubscribe will be included in every email. You may also access and correct your personal information and privacy preferences by contacting Albritton Law Firm, LLC via email at mda@melvin.law.

Online Tracking. melvin.law uses third party tracking provide by Facebook.com, bing.com, avvo.com, amazon.com, clio.com, cjassociates.com, and google.com.

This website is operated in the United States. If you are located in the European Union or elsewhere outside of the United States, please be aware that any information you provide will be transferred to the United States. By using this website, participating in any of its services and/or providing your information, you consent to this transfer.

You acknowledge and agree that it is your responsibility to review melvin.law and this Policy periodically and to be aware of any modifications. Albritton Law Firm, LLC will notify you of any changes to this privacy policy by posting those changes on this page.

IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS OR CONCERNS ABOUT THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OR PRIVACY POLICY, CONTACT mda@MELVIN.LAW.

Updated: May 2017

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