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DISCLAIMERS/LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY

The information provided in this website/ blog should not be construed as or used as legal advice it is made available by the lawyer or law firm publisher for educational purposes only as well as to give you general information and a general understanding of the law, not to provide specific legal advice. By using this blog site you understand that there is no attorney client relationship between you and the website/ blog publisher. The website/ blog should not be used as a substitute for competent legal advice from a licensed professional attorney in your state.

The Content contained on the Web site has been prepared by Vincent LoTempio as a service to the public and is not intended to constitute legal advice. Vincent LoTempio does not warrant or guarantee said content its correctness, comprehensiveness, sufficiency or if it is up to date. Users of Content contained on the Web site or links do so at their own risk. This website/blog may also include links to other websites. These links to other websites are provided for your convenience to provide further information. They do not signify that we endorse the website(s). We have no responsibility for the content of the linked website(s).

The information provided here is for educational purposes only, in order to help inventors learn general background information before consulting a patent practitioner. It should be understood that the best course of action in any matter will depend on the specific facts pertaining to that matter, NOTHING on this website/blog can be a substitute for the advice of competent legal counsel. Consult with a professional for specific advice regarding your invention.

The content in the web site is provided “as is”, “as available” and without warranties of any kind either express or implied. To the fullest extent permissible pursuant to applicable law, disclaims all warranties, express or implied, including, but not limited to, implied warranties of merchantability, non-infringement and fitness for a particular purpose.

Vincent LoTempio disclaims all responsibility for any loss, injury, claim, liability, or damage of any kind resulting from, arising out of or any way related to

(a) any errors in or omissions from this site and its content, including but not limited to technical inaccuracies and typographical errors,
(b) any third party websites or content therein directly or indirectly accessed through links in this site, including but not limited to any errors in or omissions therefrom,
(c) the unavailability of this site or any portion thereof,
(d) your use of this site, or
(e) your use of any equipment or software in connection with this site
(e) for any damages associated with or between you and any lawyer or law firm you may have found and/or secured as a result of using this site or any of its links.

A covered party (as defined below) shall not be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, or consequential damages of any kind whatsoever (including, without limitation, attorneys’ fees and lost profits or savings) in any way due to, resulting from, or arising in connection with this site, including its content, regardless of any negligence of any covered party.

“Covered party,” means Vincent LoTempio, his affiliates, his listees, and any officer, director, employee, subcontractor, agent, successor, or assign of Vincent LoTempio, his affiliates, and his listees. Under no circumstances, including, but not limited to, negligence, shall Vincent LoTempio be liable for any special or consequential damages that result from the use of, or the inability to use, the content on the web site, even if Vincent LoTempio or an Vincent LoTempio authorized representative has been advised of the possibility of such damages. In no event shall Vincent LoTempio’s total liability to you for all damages, losses, and causes of action whether in contract, tort and/or negligence, or otherwise exceed the amount paid by you, if any, for accessing the web site.

“Client” means anyone who establishes an attorney-client relationship with Vincent LoTempio as defined in the “HOW CREATE AN ATTORNEY-CLIENT RELATIONSHIP” section below.

GOVERNING LAWS IN CASE OF DISPUTE: JURISDICTION

All users, including those users who access the Web site from a country other than the U.S., agree that These Terms and Conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of New York, USA, as they apply to agreements made and solely performed therein. Any Disputes arising hereunder, including those arising from Vincent LoTempio ‘s use of personal information or otherwise relating to privacy, shall be exclusively subject to the jurisdiction of the federal courts of the United States of America and/or the state courts of New York and jurisdiction therefor shall rest solely in New York, USA.

CHANGES TO SITE AND THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS

From time to time and as may be prescribed by law, Vincent LoTempio will make changes to this Site and these Terms and Conditions with or without notice. The contents of this statement may be altered at any time, at our discretion. 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.

HOW CREATE AN ATTORNEY-CLIENT RELATIONSHIP

We are obligated to advise you that submission of any question on any of our forms on this webpage does not create an attorney-client relationship. Of course, we hope that you hire us to help you file an application for patent, trademark or copyright or other service.

An attorney-client relationship is not established with Vincent LoTempio UNLESS:

1. Client reads, understands and agrees to the terms of the ENGAGEMENT AGREEMENT attached to the submission form associated with services the client wishes to purchase;
2. Vincent LoTempio receives and acknowledges by e-mail receipt client’s disclosure of information including any drawings or description if invention; and payment of fees for services. Vincent LoTempio does not accept any liability whatsoever for any electronic submissions of sensitive material that does not reach our office; and
3. Vincent LoTempio receives client’s payment in advance for any services that we provide and disbursements including governmental filling fees and draftsmen’s fees. Vincent LoTempio is not responsible for payment of any governmental filing fees.
The various ENGAGEMENT AGREEMENT(s) posted on the website in association to the submission form(s) associated with the services offered the potential clients is incorporated by reference to these TERMS AND CONDITIONS/ DISCLAIMERS/LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY.

CONSENT

By using our Web site, you consent to (a) the collection and use of information by Vincent LoTempio and (b) The entire Terms and Conditions of Use. If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes on this page so that you are always aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances we disclose it. Your continued use of the Web site following the posting of changes to these terms will mean you accept those changes. If you do not agree to these terms of use, do not use the site.

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INDEMNIFICATION

You agree to indemnify, defend and hold Vincent LoTempio harmless from any liability, loss, claim and expense, including reasonable attorneys fees, related to your violation or alleged violation of this Agreement or use of the Web site.

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