Terms of Use

By accessing www.sociallawyers.com you agree to the following Terms of Use.

Your Use of the Content on Our Website

The content, organization, graphics, text, articles, blogs, columns, images, videos, audio, design, compilation, advertising and all other elements and material comprising sociallawyers.com are protected under applicable copyrights and other proprietary (including but not limited to intellectual property) rights and are owned by Jayne L. Navarre subject to the rights of its licensors and licensees under applicable agreements, understandings and arrangements.

The original material presented here is copyrighted. Anyone should feel free to copy a short snippet from the website, so long as you attribute the material source.  A sample attribution follows: Jayne Navarre, author, content available at http://www.sociallawyers.com. Attribution is requested even if the use would be considered a “fair use.” Contact the publisher at publisher@antaeusbooks.com if you want to copy an entire post, page or a series of posts or pages.

Except as expressly authorized by LawGravity LLC, you may not modify, republish, transmit, distribute, sell, license, rent, publicly display or perform, edit, adapt or create a derivative work of, in any manner, any material, content or design elements obtained from our website. Notwithstanding the above, you may print or download such material from our website for personal or non-commercial use provided that you make attribution and keep intact all copyright, trademarks, service marks, patent and other proprietary notices. If you include a short snippet in any third party setting, you agree to warrant that the third party has agreed to all Terms.

Our website is not intended to be used by persons under the age of 13, and we do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from users under the age of 13. Such users are expressly prohibited from submitting their personally identifiable information to us, and from using our interactive areas; any information submitted by such users will not knowingly be used, posted, or retained by us.

Use of the material on our website for any purpose not expressly permitted in these Terms of Use is prohibited. For information on requesting such permission, please send a written request to LawGravity LLC via e-mail at jayne@sociallawyers.com.. Decisions to grant or deny permission are within the sole discretion of LawGravity LLC

Rights in the Content You Submit

You represent and warrant that you are the owner or otherwise have the right to provide any information or materials that you post or transmit for use in public or private areas on our website. By accessing this website and submitting content you hereby grant LawGravity LLC, its parents, affiliates, and subsidiaries an irrevocable, transferable, paid up, royalty-free, perpetual, non-exclusive worldwide license to use, copy, print, display, modify, edit and create derivative works from and distribute or otherwise use and reproduce any information or materials, including, but not limited to, comments or content, that you post, submit or transmit in areas on our website and the right to use such information and materials and in connection with the advertising, marketing and promotion of our website without compensation, notification or other consideration. Amongst other things, at LawGravity LLC’s discretion, this license may permit RSS aggregators to copy, distribute, display and perform any Content that you submit.

You also agree to indemnify and hold LawGravity LLC, and its affiliates, authors and their respective members, directors, officers, managers, employees, shareholders, agents, and licensors harmless from any claim or demand, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, made by any party arising out of information or materials that you submit to our website.

Any submissions or postings by you to certain parts of our website, including without limitation any comment forums, will be public and posted in public areas on our website. In addition, email sent to LawGravity LLC is considered our property.  All correspondence is considered available for publication.

LawGravity LLC, its parents, partners, affiliates, subsidiaries, authors, members, directors, officers, employees, and any contract or operational providers who conduct, operate and/or manage this web site, will not be responsible for the action of any visitors or third parties with respect to any information, materials or content posted, uploaded or transmitted in these public areas.

You agree not to use or to place on our website any material that is defamatory, abusive, harassing, racist, or hateful. Further, you may not place any material that is encrypted, constitutes junk mail or unauthorized advertising, or commercial offers, invades anyone’s privacy, or encourages conduct that would constitute a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability, or that otherwise violates any local, state, federal, national or international law or regulation. You agree to use our website only for lawful purposes and you acknowledge that your failure to do so may subject you to civil and criminal liability.

LawGravity LLC is under no obligation to use or publish any of your submissions to our website or to retain your Content and reserves the right to change, delete, or remove, in part or in full, any postings to any area of our website and to terminate or suspend access to such areas for conduct that we believe, in our sole discretion, interferes with other users’ enjoyment, and/or cooperate with local, state, and/or federal authorities if necessary, and in accordance with applicable law. In addition, material on our website may include inaccuracies or typographical errors. We have the right to make changes and update any information contained on this server without prior notice.

Interactive Usage Policies

We discourage disruptive communication or statements that incite others to violate our standards. You are responsible for all content that you post, e-mail, transmit, upload or otherwise make available through our website. In addition, you agree that LawGravity LLC and its third-party service providers are not responsible, and shall have no liability to you, with respect to any information or materials posted by others, including defamatory, offensive or illicit material, or even material that violates the Terms of Use. You agree not to use the interactive portions of our website, including but not limited to comment forums, to make available any content that:

  • is unlawful, harmful to adults or minors, threatening, abusive, harassing, tortuous, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, libelous, invasive of another’s privacy, hateful, or racially, ethnically or otherwise objectionable;
  • infringes any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright, right of privacy or publicity, or other proprietary rights of any person;
  • contains unauthorized advertising or solicits other visitors; or
  • is intended by the visitor to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality or integrity of any computer software, hardware or materials on our website.

Copyright Complaints

If you believe in good faith that materials we host infringe on your copyright, you (or your agent) may send us a notice at the address set forth below, in accordance with the requirements set forth in the Digital Millennium Copyright Act of 1998, requesting that we remove or block access to the infringing material, which notice shall 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 claimed to have been infringed;
  • the URL or other information reasonably sufficient to permit us to locate the material that you claim is infringing;
  • your address, telephone number, and e-mail address;
  • a statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law; and
  • a statement by you, under penalty of perjury, that the information in your notice is accurate and that you are the copyright owner or authorized to act on the copyright owner’s behalf.

Notices should be sent to: (Via mail) LawGravity LLC., 770 Claughton Island Drive, PH-1, Miami, FL, 33131 ATTN: Jayne L. Navarre  (Via email) jayne@sociallawyers.com. Please note that attachments cannot be accepted at the email address for security reasons. Accordingly, any notification of infringement submitted electronically with an attachment will not be received or processed.

Third-Party Links

Our website may contain links or references to other sites and resources on the Internet controlled by third parties. These links do not constitute an endorsement by LawGravity LLC, its parents, affiliates, authors, or subsidiaries of any third party resources or content. Links do not imply that LawGravity LLC sponsors, is affiliated or associated with, or otherwise recommends, certifies or endorses the third-party link or website unless noted. Any concerns regarding external links or websites should be directed to jayne@sociallawyers.com. LawGravity LLC reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to terminate links with any third parties or other websites. LawGravity LLC, its parents, affiliates, authors, and subsidiaries make no representations about the content, functionality or practices of such third-party sites and resources, and disclaim any and all warranties, express or implied, with respect thereto.

Advice and Opinions

Our website contains facts, views, opinions and statements of third parties, visitors and other organizations. LawGravity LLC, its parents, affiliates, authors, and subsidiaries do not represent or endorse the accuracy or reliability of any advice, opinion, statement or other information displayed or distributed through our website. You acknowledge that any reliance upon any such advice, opinions, statement or other information shall be at your sole risk and you agree that LawGravity LLC, its parents, affiliates and subsidiaries shall not be held responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any loss or damage caused or alleged to have been caused in any way whatsoever related to any advice, opinions, statements or other information displayed or distributed on our website.

Thank you.

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