This Terms of Service Agreement (“Agreement” or “Terms”) is a legal agreement made by and between LawCanyon.com, (“Website Owner,” “Company,” “LawCanyon.com,” “this website,” “we,” “us,” and “our”) and you (“you,” “your,” “User,” or “Buyer”). This Agreement contains the terms and conditions that govern your use of this Website.
LawCanyon may make changes to this Agreement at its sole discretion, with or without providing notice to you. It is your responsibility to periodically check for updates to this Agreement. Your continued use of any part of this Website constitutes your acceptance of such changes. The most current version of this Agreement, which supersedes all previous versions, is located at the bottom of every page.
PRIVACY, DISCLAIMER, AND DISCLOSURE
You may be asked to provide certain registration details or other information in order to access some of the resources on this Website. It is a condition of your use of LawCanyon.com that all the information you provide on this Website will be current, accurate, and complete. If we believe the information you provide is not correct, accurate, or complete, we have the right to refuse you access to this Website or any of its resources and to terminate or suspend your account at any time.
RESTRICTIONS ON WEBSITE ACCESS
As a condition of your use of LawCanyon.com, you represent and warrant that you will not use LawCanyon.com for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by this Agreement. In addition, you may not use LawCanyon.com in any manner which could disable, overburden, damage, or impair this Website or interfere with any other person’s use and enjoyment of this Website. You may not obtain or attempt to obtain any materials, content, or information through any means not intentionally made available or provided for through this Website. We reserve the right, in our sole discretion, to immediately terminate, without notice, your access to this Website and any content or materials provided on LawCanyon.com.
COPYRIGHTS, TRADEMARKS, AND INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY
The information, content, products, services, and materials provided on LawCanyon.com are for your personal and noncommercial use, unless otherwise specified. You are not permitted to use this Website for any other purpose, including any commercial purpose, without our express prior written consent. You may not copy, modify, download, display, transfer, distribute, send, perform, reproduce, publish, license, sublicense, create derivative works from, sell, rent, resell, or otherwise exploit any information, content, products, services, and materials on LawCanyon.com.
The information and materials on LawCanyon.com, including all products, services, materials, logos, marks, files, products, posts, and articles accessible on this Website (the “Content”) is the proprietary information and intellectual property of LawCanyon.com or the party that provided or licensed the Content to LawCanyon.com, and in such cases the providing party retains all right, title, and interest in the Content. The Content is protected by copyright, trademark, and other intellectual property and unfair competition laws. Accordingly, the Content may not be copied, distributed, republished, uploaded, posted, or transmitted in any way without the prior written consent of LawCanyon.com, except that you may print out a copy of the Content solely for your personal use. In doing so, you may not remove or alter, or cause to be removed or altered, any copyright, trademark, trade name, service mark, or any other proprietary notice appearing on any of the Content.
LawCanyon owns all intellectual property rights in the Content on this Website, with the exception of Content provided or licensed to LawCanyon by third parties. Modification or use of the Content, except as expressly provided in these Terms, violates our intellectual property rights. No title or intellectual property rights are transferred to you by access to this Website and its content and materials. LawCanyon will take necessary steps, including court action, against any individual or entity who infringes upon our intellectual property rights.
LINKS TO THIRD-PARTY WEBSITES
This Website may contain affiliate links and hyperlinks to third-party websites that are not maintained by, controlled by, or related to LawCanyon.com. Hyperlinks are to be accessed at the user’s own risk, and LawCanyon.com makes no representations or warranties about the content, completeness, or accuracy of the information, content, products, or materials advertised or displayed in such hyperlinks or the websites hyperlinked to this Website. LawCanyon.com provides hyperlinks as a convenience to its readers. The inclusion of any hyperlink to a third-party site does not necessarily imply endorsement by LawCanyon of that Website or any association with its operators.
LawCanyon may from time to time offer users the opportunity to post on the Website via a commenting system, forums, chat areas, message boards, communities, and/or other message or communication services (collectively, “User Content Services”). You are solely responsible for the content of your submissions to this Website. You agree to use the User Content Services only to post, send, and receive messages and content that are proper and related to the particular User Content Service.
LawCanyon reserves the right to monitor the use of this Website to determine compliance with this Agreement, as well as the right to remove or refuse any information for any reason.
LawCanyon may terminate your access to any or all of the User Content Services at any time, without notice, for any reason. LawCanyon also reserves the right to disclose any information we believe is necessary to satisfy any applicable law, regulation, legal process, or governmental request, or to edit, reject, or remove any information or materials, in whole or in part, in our sole discretion. Materials uploaded to a User Content Service may be subject to posted limits on use, reproduction and/or dissemination, and you are responsible for abiding by such limitations with respect to your submissions.
You acknowledge and agree that neither LawCanyon nor any third party that provides Content to LawCanyon will assume or have any liability for any action or inaction by LawCanyon or such third party with respect to any submission. LawCanyon does not control or endorse the content, messages, or information found in any User Content Service and, consequently, LawCanyon.com specifically disclaims any liability with respect to the User Content Services and any actions resulting from your participation in any User Content Service.
You grant LawCanyon a royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, worldwide, nonexclusive right and license to use and identify you and to reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, perform, and display all content, remarks, suggestions, ideas, graphics, or other information communicated to LawCanyon.com through this Website (together, the “Submission”), and to incorporate any Submission in other works in any form, media, or technology now known or later developed. LawCanyon is not required to treat any Submission as confidential, and may use any Submission in its business (including without limitation, for products or advertising) without incurring any liability for royalties or any other consideration of any kind, and will not incur any liability as a result of any similarities that may appear in future LawCanyon.com operations.
YOU AGREE THAT THE SERVICE AND ALL CONTENT ON THIS WEBSITE IS PROVIDED TO YOU STRICTLY ON AN “AS IS” BASIS AND WITHOUT REPRESENTATION OR WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. LAWCANYON SPECIFICALLY DISCLAIMS ANY AND ALL REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO: (1) THE RELIABILITY, TIMELINESS, QUALITY, APPROPRIATENESS, AVAILABILITY, ACCURACY, USEFULNESS, OR COMPLETENESS OF THE CONTENT OF THIS WEBSITE, INCLUDING PRODUCTS, SERVICES, INFORMATION, OR MATERIALS THAT MAY BE PURCHASED BY YOU; AND (2) ANY WARRANTIES OF TITLE, WARRANTY OF NON-INFRINGEMENT, WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR WARRANTIES IMPLIED BY ANY COURSE OF PERFORMANCE OR USAGE OF TRADE. LAWCANYON DOES NOT REPRESENT OR WARRANT THAT (A) THIS WEBSITE WILL BE SECURE, TIMELY, UNINTERRUPTED, ERROR-FREE, OR OPERATE IN COMBINATION WITH ANY OTHER HARDWARE OR SOFTWARE, SYSTEM, (B) THIS WEBSITE OR LAWCANYON’S PRODUCTS WILL MEET YOUR SPECIFIC REQUIREMENTS OR EXPECTATIONS, (C) ANY STORED DATA WILL BE ACCURATE OR RELIABLE, (D) THE QUALITY OF ANY PRODUCTS, SERVICES, INFORMATION, OR OTHER MATERIAL PURCHASED OR OBTAINED BY YOU THROUGH THE SERVICE WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS OR EXPECTATIONS, (E) ERRORS OR DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, OR (F) THE SERVICE OR THE SERVER(S) THAT MAKE THE SERVICE AVAILABLE ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. ALL CONDITIONS, REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES, WHETHER EXPRESS, IMPLIED, STATUTORY OR OTHERWISE, ARE HEREBY DISCLAIMED TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED UNDER APPLICABLE LAW. APPLICABLE LAW MAY NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES, SO THE ABOVE EXCLUSION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
LIMITATION ON LIABILITY
LAWCANYON, INCLUDING ITS SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES, LICENSORS, SERVICE PROVIDERS, CONTENT PROVIDERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, OFFICERS, AND DIRECTORS, WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, ACTUAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY, OR OTHER DAMAGES, INCLUDING LOSS OF REVENUE, LOSS OF BUSINESS INCOME AND OTHER PROFITS, LOSS OF RECORDS, INFORMATION OR DATA, PAIN AND SUFFERING, EMOTIONAL DISTRESS, OR SIMILAR DAMAGES RELATED TO THE USE AVAILABILITY, RELIANCE ON, OR INABILITY TO USE THIS WEBSITE OR ANY OF THE CONTENT OR MATERIALS PROVIDED ON THIS WEBSITE, ANY CLAIM (INCLUDING FOR PROPERTY DAMAGE TO YOUR DEVICE OR COMPUTER SYSTEM) ATTRIBUTABLE TO ERRORS, OMISSIONS, OR OTHER INACCURACIES IN, OR DESTRUCTIVE PROPERTIES OF, THE SITE OR THE LINKED SITES, OR ANY INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, SERVICES OR OTHER MATERIALS AVAILABLE ON OR THROUGH THE SITE OR LINKED SITES, EVEN IF LAWCANYON HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. BECAUSE CERTAIN STATES OR JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR OTHER TYPES OF DAMAGES, IN SUCH STATES OR JURISDICTIONS, OUR LIABILITY SHALL BE LIMITED TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW (THEREBY MINIMIZING OUR LIABILITY TO YOU TO THE LOWEST AMOUNT THAT APPLICABLE LAW PERMITS).
You are prohibited from using any services or facilities provided in connection with this Website to compromise security or tamper with system resources and/or accounts. The use or distribution of tools designed for compromising security (e.g., hacking, cracking or network probing tools) is strictly prohibited. If you become involved in any violation of system security, LawCanyon reserves the right to release your details to system administrators at other sites in order to assist them in resolving security incidents. LawCanyon further reserves the right to investigate suspected violations of this Agreement.
LawCanyon reserves the right to fully cooperate with any law enforcement authorities or court order requesting or direction LawCanyon to disclose the identity of anyone posting any e-mail messages, or publishing or otherwise making available any materials that are believed to violate these Terms. BY ACCEPTING THIS AGREEMENT YOU WAIVE AND HOLD HARMLESS LAWCANYON FROM ANY CLAIMS RESULTING FROM ANY ACTION TAKEN BY LAWCANYON DURING OR AS A RESULT OF ITS INVESTIGATIONS AND/OR FROM ANY ACTIONS TAKEN AS A CONSEQUENCE OF INVESTIGATIONS BY EITHER LAWCANYON OR LAW ENFORCEMENT AUTHORITIES.
This Agreement will be governed and interpreted in all respects pursuant to the laws of Texas, United States of America. You consent to personal jurisdiction in Texas in connection with any dispute between you and LawCanyon arising out of these Terms or pertaining to the subject matter herein. Any dispute between the parties concerning the subject matter of this Agreement shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the state and federal courts in Dallas, Texas.
If any part of these Terms is unlawful, void or unenforceable, that part will be deemed severable and will not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions.
You agree that no joint venture, partnership, employment, or agency relationship exists between you and LawCanyon as a result of this agreement or use of LawCanyon.com.
These Terms constitute the entire agreement among the parties relating to this subject matter and supersedes all prior or contemporaneous communications and proposals, whether electronic, oral or written between the user and LawCanyon with respect to this Website.
A printed version of this agreement and of any notice given in electronic form shall be admissible in judicial or administrative proceedings based upon or relating to this agreement to the same extent and subject to the same conditions as other business documents and records originally generated and maintained in printed form.
Notwithstanding the foregoing, any additional terms and conditions on this Website will govern the items to which they pertain.
CHANGES TO THESE TERMS
LawCanyon.com may revise these Terms at any time by updating this page and/or posting a revised version on this Website.
These terms were last updated in March 2019.