Bondylaw.com Terms of Use

PLEASE READ THE FOLLOWING TERMS OF USE CAREFULLY. These Terms of Use (this “Agreement”) govern the use of the website at http://www.bondylaw.com (the “Site”). The Site is operated and maintained by The Law Offices of David A. Bondy, P.C. (“BondyLaw”, “we”, “us” or “our”). This Agreement incorporates by reference the terms of our Privacy Policy, which may be found at http://www.bondylaw.com/privacy/.

Your use of the Site constitutes your agreement to the terms of this Agreement (including, without limitation, to the terms of our Privacy Policy), as well as to all applicable laws. BondyLaw offers access to and the use of the Site only to those persons who accept all of the terms and conditions in this Agreement. If you do not accept all of these terms and conditions, please do not use the Site.

We reserve the right, in our sole discretion and for any or no reason, to modify this Agreement from time to time by posting a revised version, together with the date of such posting at the bottom of the page. All such changes will be effective immediately upon posting, and each time you use the Site, you agree anew to the terms of this Agreement. Therefore, please review this Agreement regularly. If at any time all of the terms of this Agreement are not acceptable to you, please do not use the Site.

 

Disclaimer of Legal Advice and Representation

All material on or accessible through the Site is provided solely for informational purposes. Your use of the Site, or of information derived from or through the Site, shall not create an attorney-client relationship between you and the Firm. Information available on or through the Site is not intended to and does not constitute legal advice, does not necessarily reflect the opinions of the Firm or any of its lawyers or clients, and is not guaranteed to be complete, correct, or up-to-date. Please do not send confidential information to the Firm until after you have received a written statement from us that we agree to represent you in that matter.

 

Legal Advertising

The Site is and contains legal advertising, which is intended to advertise the Firm. This advertising is intended to adhere to the most recent version of the New York Rules for Professional Conduct (specifically Section 7 concerning legal advertising and solicitation), as adopted by the Appellate Division of the New York State Supreme Court. If you believe that any of the content of the Site is in violation of any such rules, please contact support@bondylaw.com.

 

Content

All words, images, graphics, code, software, photographs, audio and video clips, scripts, links, interactive features and other material used on or incorporated into the Site (collectively, the “Content”), and the arrangement or integration of all such Content, is the protected property of BondyLaw or third parties and used by permission or as permissible under the fair use provisions of the US Copyright Act. You agree to comply with any copyright or trademark notices and other restrictions contained in any Content available on or accessed through the Site. Please do not use Content except as expressly permitted in this Agreement or by separate agreement with the Content owner.

BondyLaw grants you a limited license to access the Site and to copy any Content for your own personal, noncommercial use. You agree to comply with and keep intact any copyright notices, information, or restrictions contained in any Content available on or accessed through the Site. Other than as expressly set forth in this Agreement or without our prior written approval, you may not, directly or indirectly:

  • copy, download, modify, publish, transmit, transfer or sell, reproduce, create derivative works from, distribute, perform, display, or in any way exploit any of the Content, in whole or in part; or
  • use any of the trademarks, trade names or logos that appear on the Site; or
  • make commercial or other unauthorized use by publication, re-transmission, distribution, performance, caching, or otherwise, of material obtained through the Site, including, without limitation, the Content; or
  • disrupt, overwhelm, attack, modify, reverse engineer or interfere with the Site or its associated software, hardware and/or servers in any way; or
  • use automated means, such as scrapers, bots or spiders, to collect Content; or
  • impede or interfere with others’ use of the Site.

 

Third Party Content and Websites; No Endorsement

BondyLaw respects the intellectual property of others, and we ask that you do the same. The Site may contain links to websites that are owned and operated by third parties and are unrelated to us. We have no control over and do not make any representations or warranties with respect to any third party sites you may learn about or access via the Site, or to any content you may find or access there. Material available on or through other websites may be protected by copyright and other intellectual property laws of the United States and other countries. The terms of use of those websites, and not the terms of use set forth in this Agreement, govern your use of that material.

If we incorporate information from third party sources into the Site, we will make all reasonable efforts to follow fair use conventions, including giving credit to the source of the information and providing links, when available, to the third party source from which the information was gathered.

We may provide links and/or references to third party websites. No such link or reference shall be construed as an endorsement or recommendation by BondyLaw of any third party website or any content on such sites. Please make your own independent decisions regarding your interactions or communications with any other website.

 

Notice for Claims of Intellectual Property Violations and Agent for Notice

If you believe in good faith that any material on our Site infringes your copyright, you (or your agent) may send us a notice requesting that we remove or block access to the infringing material. Your notice to us must include the following information:

  • an electronic or physical signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the exclusive right that is allegedly infringed;
  • identification of the copyrighted work or other intellectual property that you claim has been infringed upon;
  • a description of where the material that you claim is infringing is located on the Site, with sufficient detail that we may find it on the Site;
  • your address, telephone number, and email address;
  • a statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright or intellectual property owner, its agent, or the law;
  • information, if possible, sufficient to permit pllc to notify the owner/ administrator of the allegedly infringing content; and
  • a statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the above information in your notice is accurate and that you are the copyright or intellectual property owner or authorized to act on the copyright or intellectual property owner’s behalf.

If you believe in good faith that someone has wrongfully filed a notice of copyright infringement against you, the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (the “DMCA”) permits you to send us a counter-notice. Notices and counter-notices must meet the then current statutory requirements imposed by the DMCA (Section 512(g)(3) of the US Copyright Act). Notices and counter-notices should be sent to our Copyright Agent:

By mail: The Law Offices of David A. Bondy, P.C.

200 12th Street

Brooklyn, NY 11215

Attn: Copyright Agent

By phone: (646) 926-2042
By fax: (646) 998-1352

Attn: Copyright Agent

By email: copyrightagent@bondylaw.com

Attn: Copyright Agent

 

Please note that, due to security concerns, attachments cannot be accepted. Accordingly, any notification of infringement submitted electronically with an attachment will not be received or processed.

 

Privacy

Your use of our site is subject to our Privacy Policy, which may be found at http://www.bondylaw.com/privacy/. By using the Site, you agree that you have read our Privacy Policy, that it is reasonable and acceptable to you, and that you agree to its terms.

 

Disclaimer of Warranties; Limitation of Liability

THE SITE IS PROVIDED BY US ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS. WE MAKE NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AS TO THE OPERATION OF THE SITE OR THE INFORMATION INCLUDED ON OR OTHERWISE MADE AVAILABLE THROUGH THE SITE. YOU EXPRESSLY AGREE THAT YOUR USE OF THE SITE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK.

TO THE FULL EXTENT PERMISSIBLE BY APPLICABLE LAW, WE DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. IN ADDITION, WE DO NOT WARRANT THAT THE SITE OR E-MAIL SENT BY US IS FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. WE WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OF ANY KIND ARISING FROM THE USE OF THE SITE OR ANY INFORMATION INCLUDED ON OR OTHERWISE MADE AVAILABLE THROUGH THE SITE, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, PUNITIVE, AND CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES.

YOU HEREBY RELEASE BONDYLAW, OUR ATTORNEYS, EMPLOYEES AND AGENTS (THE “RELEASED PARTIES”) FROM ANY AND ALL CLAIMS AND DAMAGES, WHETHER KNOWN OR UNKNOWN, ARISING OUT OF OR IN ANY WAY CONNECTED TO YOUR OR ANYONE ELSE’S USE OF THE SITE OR ANY ACT OR OMISSION OF ANY RELEASED PARTY. IF YOU ARE A CALIFORNIA RESIDENT, YOU HEREBY WAIVE CALIFORNIA CIVIL CODE ยง1542, WHICH STATES AS FOLLOWS: “A GENERAL RELEASE DOES NOT EXTEND TO CLAIMS WHICH THE CREDITOR DOES NOT KNOW OR SUSPECT TO EXIST IN HIS FAVOR AT THE TIME OF EXECUTING THE RELEASE, WHICH IF KNOWN BY HIM MUST HAVE MATERIALLY AFFECTED HIS SETTLEMENT WITH THE DEBTOR.”

 

Applicable Law; Disputes

By visiting the Site, you agree that the laws of the State of New York, without regard to the principles of conflict of laws, will govern the terms of this Agreement and any dispute that may arise between you and BondyLaw. Any such dispute may be heard only in the federal and state courts in the Borough of Manhattan, City and State of New York, and you hereby submit to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of such courts.

 

Headings

The section headings in this Agreement are for convenience only and shall not affect in any way the interpretation or understanding of this Agreement or any of the terms and conditions herein.

 

Severability

If any term or provision of this Agreement is held to be invalid or unenforceable, the remaining portions will continue to be valid and will be performed, construed, and enforced to the fullest extent permitted by law, and the invalid or unenforceable term will be deemed amended and limited in accordance with the intent of the parties, as determined from the face of the Agreement, to the extent necessary to permit the maximum enforceability or validation of the term or provision.

 

Modification of these Terms of Use

BondyLaw reserves the right to change the terms, conditions, and notices under which the Site is offered and you agree to accept and be bound by those terms, conditions, and notices that are in effect at the time of your use of the Site.

If you have questions about this Agreement, wish to report any violations of these Terms of Use, or wish to obtain permission to use Content other than as expressly permitted in this Agreement, please contact us at support@bondylaw.com.

Last updated as of July 8, 2012

David A. Bondy
(646) 926-2042
200 12th Street
Brooklyn, NY 11215