Legal Notices and Privacy Policy

LAST UPDATE:  OCTOBER 1, 2018

Welcome to the Legal Notices for the Health & Technology Law Firm (“HTLF”) website (the “HTLF Website” or the “Website”).  These Legal Notices describe the terms and conditions applicable to your access and use of the HTLF Website.  We may amend these Legal Notices at any time by posting the amended Legal Notices on our HTLF Website.  All amended terms and conditions will be automatically effective after they are posted on our HTLF Website.  These Legal Notices were last revised on OCTOBER 1, 2018.

NO LEGAL REPRESENTATION

The information on this site about legal matters is provided for informational purposes only and should not be relied on as a substitute for specific legal advice. No attorney-client relationship is formed as a result of viewing the HTLF Website or any of the content available herein, or submitting a contact request or email.  No attorney-client relationship shall be formed without entering into a separate written engagement letter with HTLF.

Internet subscribers and online readers should not act upon any information in this Website without first consulting legal counsel of their own directly. The hiring of a lawyer is an important decision that should not be based upon advertisements.  Where case studies or representative projects are included, results achieved do not guarantee similar outcomes for other clients.

The opinions expressed at or through the HTLF Website are the opinions of the individual author and may not reflect the opinions of HTLF or any other individual.   This Website is not intended to be an advertisement for legal services or solicitation of clients except in those jurisdictions where specific regulations governing the practice of law define advertising to include websites.  HTLF does not assume the representation of clients from those states where HTLF’s marketing material does not comply with State Bar requirements and where the client is generated as a result of that communication. No representation is made or intended that the quality of the legal services to be performed is greater than the quality of legal services performed by other lawyers.

SCOPE OF USE

HTLF hereby grants you the limited right and license to view a single copy of this HTLF Website for your informational, non-commercial use provided that you keep intact all copyright, trademark and other proprietary rights notices.  You may not use the proprietary content for any other purpose unless otherwise expressly set forth in this Legal Notices.  You may place a link on your website to this HTLF Website so long as you link only to the HTLF Website home page.

NO WARRANTIES

ALL CONTENT, INFORMATION, PRODUCTS AND SERVICES ON THIS WEBSITE ARE PROVIDED TO YOU ON AN “AS IS,” “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT.  HTLF MAKES NO WARRANTY AS TO THE ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS, CURRENCY, OR RELIABILITY OF ANY CONTENT, INFORMATION, PRODUCTS OR SERVICES AVAILABLE THROUGH THIS WEBSITE, OR REGARDING THE TIMELINESS OF TRANSMISSION OF INFORMATION BETWEEN ANY USERS OF THIS WEBSITE, OR BETWEEN USERS AND HTLF.  VERIFYING THE ACCURACY OF, OR THE USE OR RELIANCE ON, ANY OF THE INFORMATION CONTAINED IN THIS WEBSITE IS THE SOLE RESPONSIBILITY OF YOU AS USER OF THIS WEBSITE.

HTLF MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES THAT USE OF THE WEBSITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE.  YOU ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR TAKING ALL PRECAUTIONS NECESSARY TO ENSURE THAT ANY CONTENT YOU MAY OBTAIN FROM THE WEBSITE IS FREE OF VIRUSES.

LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

HTLF SPECIFICALLY DISCLAIMS ANY AND ALL LIABILITY, WHETHER BASED IN CONTRACT, TORT, STRICT LIABILITY OR OTHERWISE, FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR SPECIAL DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF OR IN ANY WAY CONNECTED WITH ACCESS TO OR USE OF THE WEBSITE, EVEN IF HTLF HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO RELIANCE BY ANY PARTY ON ANY CONTENT, INFORMATION, PRODUCTS OR SERVICES OBTAINED THROUGH USE OF THIS WEBSITE, OR THAT ARISES IN CONNECTION WITH MISTAKES OR OMISSIONS IN, OR DELAYS IN TRANSMISSION OF, INFORMATION TO OR FROM THE USER OR BETWEEN USERS, INTERRUPTIONS IN TELECOMMUNICATIONS CONNECTIONS TO THE WEBSITE OR VIRUSES, WHETHER CAUSED IN WHOLE OR IN PART BY NEGLIGENCE, ACTS OF GOD, TELECOMMUNICATIONS FAILURE, THEFT OR DESTRUCTION OF, OR UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO THE WEBSITE OR RELATED INFORMATION.

BREACH

Without limiting our other remedies, we may immediately issue a warning, temporarily suspend, indefinitely suspend or terminate your access to the HTLF Website if you breach these Legal Notices or if we believe that your actions may cause legal liability for you, our users or us.

EMAIL AND ELECTRONIC TRANSMISSION OF INFORMATION

You understand that the Internet is public and that e-mail communications and electronic transmission of information between you and HTLF, or between you and any other user via this HTLF Website are subject to the risk of being viewed by other parties.  Accordingly, you agree not to transmit confidential or proprietary information relating to you or your business to HTLF or to other users via e-mail.

COPYRIGHT

The contents of this site are protected by copyright. HTLF permits users of this site to make copies of HTLF's copyrighted material on this site for their own use but not for publication. A reasonable number of such copies may also be distributed in paper form provided that the source is acknowledged and no changes to the content are made. (These permissions do not extend to any third party material included on this site.)  Users are also permitted to link to this site provided that HTLF's name remains visible. However, HTLF reserves the right to withdraw any of these permissions in relation to any particular user at any time.

TRADEMARKS

"HTLF" and “Health & Technology Law Firm” are the service marks of HTLF.  Unauthorized use of any of HTLF’s trademarks, service marks or logos may be a violation of federal and state trademark laws.

VIOLATION OF RULES AND REGULATIONS

HTLF reserves the right to seek all remedies available at law and in equity for violations of the rules and regulations set forth in this HTLF Website, including the right to block access from a particular Internet address to the HTLF Website.

LINKED INTERNET SITES

THERE ARE LINKS IN THIS WEBSITE WHICH LET YOU LEAVE THE HTLF WEBSITE.  THE LINKED SITES ARE NOT UNDER THE CONTROL OF HTLF, AND THE CONTENT AVAILABLE ON THE INTERNET SITES LINKED TO THIS WEBSITE DO NOT NECESSARILY REFLECT THE OPINION OF HTLF.  HTLF IS PROVIDING THESE LINKS TO OTHER INTERNET SITES AS A CONVENIENCE TO YOU, AND ACCESS TO ANY OTHER INTERNET SITES LINKED TO THIS WEBSITE IS AT YOUR OWN RISK.  HTLF ASSUMES NO RESPONSIBILITY FOR, OR ANY OBLIGATION TO MONITOR, THE CONTENT OF SUCH LINKED INTERNET SITES.  THE INCLUSION OF ANY LINK DOES NOT IMPLY A RECOMMENDATION OR ENDORSEMENT BY HTLF OF THE LINKED SITE.

GOVERNING LAW AND GENERAL PROVISIONS

This HTLF Website is operated by HTLF from the State of Maryland within the United States of America.   HTLF makes no representation that the information in the HTLF Website is appropriate or available for use in other locations, and access to the HTLF Website from territories where the contents of the HTLF Website may be illegal is prohibited.  Those who choose to access this HTLF Website from other locations do so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with applicable local laws.  Any claims relating to the information available on this HTLF Website will be governed by the laws of the State of Maryland excluding the application of its conflicts of law rules.  If any provision of these Legal Notices is held to be invalid or unenforceable, such provision shall be struck and the remaining provisions shall be enforced.  Headings are for reference purposes only and in no way define, limit, construe or describe the scope or extent of such section.  Our failure to act with respect to a breach by you or others does not waive our right to act with respect to subsequent or similar breaches.  These Legal Notices set forth the entire understanding and agreement between us with respect to the subject matter hereof.   Notwithstanding the foregoing, HTLF may post supplemental terms and conditions regarding privacy and user information on this HTLF Website, which shall become binding upon users if and when such additional terms and conditions are posted.