Purpose. National Association of Personal Injury Lawyers ("Company") offers this website and the services, made available by FDP Inc., a California corporation to you ("Visitor") subject to these Terms of Service, which maybe changed without notice from time to time. To contact Company, please write to David Sheehan, National Association of Personal Injury Lawyers, 23945 Calabasas Road Suite 106, Calabasas CA 91302. This Website offers certain information on Personal Injury related topics. The information on the Website is for educational purposes, and to give you general information. Company does not guarantee the accuracy of the information. You are urged to seek legal counsel in your state regarding the applicability of any points of law discussed at this Web Site to any specific problem. This Web Site should not be used as a substitute for competent legal advice from a licensed professional attorney. This Web Site also contains a searchable listing (the “Listing”) of lawyers and law firms (hereinafter referred to as “Members”). The Members provide the information in the Listing. Company does not warrant the validity of the information, nor does it guarantee the quality of the work product of the Members. The determination of the need for legal services and the choice of a lawyer or law firm are important decisions and should not be based solely upon listings or a Member’s self-proclaimed areas of practice. Company does not guarantee the accuracy of the content of the listings that are provided by the Members or any links to the Web Site. Company is not responsible information, links, description, areas of practice, certification, expertise, competency of any Member.
1. Discretion of Visitor
Visitor shall have sole discretion to select the attorney member found at http://www.napil.com/. Nothing on this website should be interpreted as directing a Visitor in the selection of an attorney. When the Visitor elects to submit a form provided by the Company, Visitor agrees to be contacted by one or more attorney Members and has the absolute discretion to retain any one of the Attorneys. Company provides such information to attorney Members nearest to the Visitor, as decided by zip code. No referral will be made for Visitors in the State of Virginia.
2. Assumption of Responsibility.
Company does not warrant the validity and accuracy of information displayed by Members. Company does not guarantee the quality of any work product by Members. Company has no control over the quality, safety or legality of services rendered by the Member. This service is free for Visitors who are seeking a personal injury lawyer in their local area. Attorney Members pay a fee to be a member of this website. Visitor understands that it is a condition of Membership for attorney Members that the fee charged to client Visitor will not be any higher than if the Visitor and attorney Member had contacted each other without the Member's advertisement on this website.
3. Attorney-Client Relationship and Legal Representation.
No Attorney Client relationship is created when Visitor contacts an attorney Member. Whether Visitor establishes an attorney-client privilege depends on the laws of each state and the extent of the relationship with that Member. Any fee arrangements and the extent of legal services are strictly between the Visitor and the attorney Member and do not involve the Company.
4. Avoid Disclosure of Confidential Information.
When filling out the form provided on this site, Visitors should avoid disclosing any privileged and/or specific information regarding matters for which legal representation is sought. While Company has implemented security measures to try to prevent any unauthorized interception of data, because of the nature of the World Wide Web any and all information provided by filling the form on the website is subject to interception by third parties. Specific information would include, by way of example only, names of persons, businesses, and facts that would readily identify the parties involved in the legal issue or dispute. Visitor should describe their issue or dispute in the general terms only. Specific information should only be revealed after the Visitor has selected an attorney Member and made contact outside the network using telephone or personal visits to the attorney Member.
5. Release by Visitor
Visitors hereby release, acquit and forever discharge Company from any and all claims, demands, losses, injuries, liability, or damages of any kind and nature, whether known or unknown, suspected or unsuspected, disclosed or undisclosed, arising out of or in any way connected with the Company, any disclosure resulting from use of this website http://www.napil.com/, or any alleged malpractice arising out of legal services rendered by the attorney Member the Visitor met through this service. If Visitor is a California resident, Visitor waives California Civil Code §1542, which says: "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”.
6. No Spam Policy
Visitor agrees that by contacting any Member or Attorney on the website, it releases its contact information to the Member and Company. Visitor agrees to receiving emails from the Member or Company once it has filled out the contact form, or entered its email to receive special offers.
Company agrees not to sell emails obtained on the site and limit marketing emails to less that 12 per year. Company agrees that each marketing email will contain and easy unsubscribe link and that when visitor requests to unsubscribe, Company will immediately and unconditionally stop sending any further emails to visitor.
7. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY.
IN NO EVENT SHALL COMPANY OR ITS PARTNERS BE LIABLE FOR LOST PROFITS OR ANY SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE SERVICE. Some states do not allow the exclusion or limitation of incidental or consequential damages, so the above limitation and exclusions may not apply to some visitors.
8. WARRANTY DISCLAIMER.
Company provides this website to you "As Is" without warranty of any kind, either express or implied, including, but not limited to, the implied warranties of merchantability and/or fitness for a particular purpose and/or any warranty of non-infringement of intellectual property rights.
This agreement constitutes the entire agreement between Visitor and Company, provided that Company may amend this Agreement at any time by posting the amended terms and conditions on the Site. The rights and obligations of the parties under this Agreement shall be governed in all respects by the laws of the State of California without regard to its conflict of law provisions. The Superior Court of Los Angeles County and/or the United States District Court for the Central District of California will have exclusive jurisdiction and venue over all controversies in connection herewith, and each party hereby consents to such exclusive and personal jurisdiction and venue.