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Third Party Sites & Policies
TLG hereby grants you a personal, non-exclusive, non-transferable, revocable license to access and use our website and the information contained within this website. You may make a limited number of copies from this website for your own internal, personal, non-commercial purposes and provided that you maintain all applicable copyright and other policies. You may not assign or sublicense this license. Unless you receive TLG's prior express written consent (except for the express limited purposes permitted above), you may not: (1) copy, reproduce, publish, distribute, create derivative works of, sell, transfer, display, transmit, compile or collect in a database, or in any manner commercially exploit, any copyright-protected element of the website, including the content and/or software on the website; (2) make any use of TLG's trademarks, trade dress and/or other intellectual property; (3) frame or utilize framing techniques to enclose any trademark, logo, or other proprietary information (including, but not limited to, images, text, page layout, and/or form) of TLG; or (4) use any meta tags or any other "hidden text" utilizing TLG's name or trademarks. Please contact TLG at 202-895-1707 to request such permission.
THE INFORMATION PROVIDED IN OR THROUGH THE TLG WEBSITE IS NOT AND SHALL NOT BE CONSIDERED AS THE RENDERING OF LEGAL ADVICE OR SERVICES AND MAY NOT BE RELIED UPON FOR THAT PURPOSE AND YOUR ACCESS TO, VIEWING OR OTHER USE OIF THIS WEBSITE DOES NOT CREATE ANY RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN TLG AND YOU, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMIATION ANY ATTORNEY CLIENT RELATIONSHIP. AN ATTORNEY-CLIENT RELATIONSHIP MAY ONLY BE CREATED AND LEGAL SERVICES MAY ONLY BE RENDERED PURSUANT TO THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS SET FORTH IN A RETAINER LETTER EXECUTED BY TLG AND EACH CLIENT.
ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, NON-INFRINGEMENT, MERCHANTABILITY, OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR USE OR PURPOSE, ARE HEREBY EXCLUDED TO THE FULLEST EXTENT ALLOWED BY LAW. TLG MAKES NO WARRANTY, AND EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ANY OBLIGATION, THAT THE CONTENT ON THIS WEBSITE , OR ON ANY THIRD-PARTY WEBSITES THAT MAY BE ACCESSED BY A LINK FROM THIS WEBSITE, WILL BE ACCURATE, TIMELY, COMPLETE, OR AVAILABLE AT ALL TIMES.
Disclaimers/No Liability/Waiver of Claims
THE CONTENT OF THIS WEBSITE, INCLUDING ANY LINKS TO THIRD-PARTY CONTENT AS WELL AS THE CONTENT OF ANY RESOURCE, NEWSLETTER OR OTHER PUBLICATION OR MATERIAL THAT YOU RECEIVE BY SIGNING UP THROUGH THIS WEBSITE (INCLUDNG SNAPUPDATE, SNAPUPDATE SPECIAL ALERT AND THE TLG NEWS FINDER , IS PROVIDED "AS IS" AND WITHOUT WARRANTY OR ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AS TO THE TIMELINESS, ACCURACY, AND/OR COMPLETENESS OF SUCH CONTENT. TLG EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL LIABILITY AND RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY ERRORS OR OMISSIONS IN THIS WEBSITE, THIRD PARTY CONTENT ACCESSED THROUGH THIS WEBSITE OR ANY RESOURCE, NEWSLETTER OR OTHER PUBLICATION OR MATERIAL THAT YOU RECEIVE BY SIGNING UP THROUGH THIS WEBSITE AS WELL AS ANY RELIANCE UPON, THE STATEMENTS, REPRESENTATIONS OR INFORMATION IN THIS WEBSITE OR IN ANY SUCH RESOURCE, NEWSLETTER OR OTHER PUBLICATION OR MATERIAL THAT YOU RECEIVE BY SIGNING UP THROUGH THIS WEBSITE. IN ACCESSING OR RECEIVING THIS CONTENT, YOU EXPRESSLY ASSUME ALL RISKS ASSOCIATED THEREWITH AND EXPRESSLY WAIVE ALL CLAIMS AGAINST TLG OR ANY KIND THAT MAY ARISE, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, FROM SUCH ACCESS OR RECEIPT OR ANY ACTION YOU MAY TAKE OR FOREBEAR FROM TAKING AS A RESULT THEREOF.
THE statements and representations set forth in this website are not a solicitation to provide legal services OF ANY KIND TO ANY PERSON OR ENTITY OR TO PROVIDE LEGAL SERVICES TO ANY PERSON OR ENTITY WHERE TLG'S ATTORNEYS ARE NOT AUTHORIZED TO PROVIDE SUCH SERVICES. THE STATEMENTS, REPRESENTATIONS AND OTHER INFORMATION PROVIDED THROUGH THIS WEBSITE IS FOR GENERAL EDUCATIONAL AND INFORMATIONAL PURPOSES AND IS NOT INTENDED TO BE A COMPLETE DESCRIPTION OF THE TERMSAND CONDITIONS, OR EXCLUSIONS, APPLICABLE TO ANY SERVICE OFFERED BY TLG.
hiring a lawyer is an important decision that should not be based solely upon the information statements and representations provided on this website about our qualifications and experience. we ENCOURAGE YOU TO INTERVIEW TLG'S ATTORNEYS FULLY BEFORE MAKING ANY HIRING DECISION AND TO CONSULT WITH OTHER ATTORNEYS WITH EXPERIENCE IN THE FIELD BOTH ABOUT OUR REPUTATION AND WITH RESPECT TO THE LEGAL SERVICES such third party attorneys or others CAN PROVIDE. WE ARE ALSO PLEASED TO PROVIDE REFERENCES REGARDING ANY SERVICE WE PROVIDE.
TLG'S ATTORNEYS ARE AUTHORIZED TO PROVIDE LEGAL SERVICES in various jurisdictions. Please consult the attorney biographies on this site to determine the particular jurisdictions in which individual TLG attorneys are licensed to practice. To the extent the State Bar Rules in your jurisdiction require us to designate a principal office and/or a single attorney responsible for this site, TLG designates its office in Washington, DC, USA as its principal office and designates Neil S. Ende as the attorney responsible for this site.
If you communicate with us through this website or otherwise in connection with a matter for which we do not already represent you, your communication may not be treated as privileged or confidential AND MAY BE SUBJECT TO DISCLOSURE IN A LEGAL PROCEEDING OR OTHERWISE. THUS, YOU ARE CAUTIONED NOT TO DISCLOSE PROPRIETARY OR CONFIDENIAL MATTERS UNLESS AND UNTIL WE HAVE AGREED TO REPRESENT YOU THROUGH A DULY EXECUTED RETAINER LETTER.
If you communicate with us by email in connection with a matter for which we already represent you, you are advised that email may not be secure and you should avoid sending sensitive or confidential email messages unless they are properly encrypted. Please contact US for further information about our email security policies and solutions.
Third Party Websites and Information
Portions of this site may contain links to other resources on the Internet. Those links are provided as citations and aids to help you identify and locate other Internet resources that may be of interest. Those links are not intended to state or imply that TLG sponsors, or is affiliated or associated with, the linked sites or that TLG is legally authorized to use any trade name, registered trademark, logo, legal or official seal, or copyrighted symbol that may be reflected in the links or the linked sites.
Limitations of Liability
TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, TLG and our partners, associates, agents, attorneys, employees, subcontractors, assigns, successors, and affiliates SHALL NOT BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANYONE ELSE FOR ANY DAMAGES OR INJURY, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, DIRECT, INDIRECT, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES, PERSONAL INJURY, MENTAL ANGUISH, OR EMOTIONAL DISTRESS THAT RESULT FROM THE USE OF, OR INABILITY TO USE THIS WEBSITE OR THE MATERIALS PROVIDED ON THIS WEBSITE. THIS INCLUDES, BUT IS NOT LIMITED TO, DAMAGES RESULTING FROM ACTIONS TAKEN BY YOU OR OTHERS IN RELIANCE ON INFORMATION CONTAINED IN THIS WEBSITE. YOU SPECIFICALLY ACKNOWLEDGE THAT TLG IS NOT LIABLE FOR ANY OFFENSIVE, DEFAMATORY, OR ILLEGAL CONDUCT OF ANY VISITOR TO THIS WEBSITE, OR USER OF INFORMATION OBTAINED THROUGH THIS WEBSITE. YOU AGREE THAT TLG WINTHROP SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES UNDER ANY INDEMNITY OR THEORY, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, LIABILITY ARISING OUT OF CONTRACT, NEGLIGENCE, STRICT LIABILITY, TORT, PATENT OR COPYRIGHT INFRINGEMENT, OR OTHERWISE.
You agree to defend, indemnify and hold TLG and our partners, associates, agents, attorneys, employees, subcontractors, assigns, successors, and affiliates harmless from and against any and all claims, demands, liabilities, judgments, losses, damages, costs, fees and expenses, including but not limited to reasonable attorneys' fees arising from or relating to your use of this website or your acts or omissions relating to this website, including but not limited to: (1) infringement or misappropriation of any intellectual property rights, (2) defamation, libel, slander, obscenity, pornography, or violation of the rights of privacy or publicity, (3) spamming, or any other offensive, harassing or illegal conduct or violation of this Agreement, or (4) any damage or destruction to our website, or to us, or to another person which is caused by or otherwise results from your acts and omissions.
Copyrights, Trademarks & Trade Dress
All content included on this website, the compilation of all content on this website and all software used on the site are the property of TLG, its affiliates or its content suppliers, and are protected by U.S. and international copyright and trademark laws. Furthermore, the TLG logo as well as other marks so indicated on this website and other TLG graphics, logos, images, page headers and titles, button icons, scripts and trade and service names, are the intellectual property of TLG.
TLG makes no representations concerning, and assumes no liability for any infringing or non-infringing nature of any trademarks which appear on this website but are not owned by TLG. Alleged copyright, trademark and trade dress violations should be reported to the TLG webmaster in care of this website.
Content Ownership/Telecom Blog
TLG holds copyright ownership and all related rights for all information posted on the website, including all information posted by or on behalf of third parties through the Telecom Blog link or otherwise. Notwithstanding such copyright, TLG neither endorses the accuracy or completeness of any information posted on the website, including any material by or on behalf of third parties nor does it assumes responsibility for any threatening, libelous, obscene, harassing or offensive material contained therein, any infringement of third party intellectual property rights arising therefrom or any crime facilitated thereby. You may not rely on the completeness or accuracy of any information posted on the Telecom Blog page and TLG expressly disclaims all responsibility for the accuracy or completeness of such material.
The laws of the District of Columbia govern this agreement. You agree that any legal action between you and TLG shall be brought exclusively in a federal or state court of competent jurisdiction sitting in the District of Columbia.
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