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Notice: Use of this site and/or creating a client account constitutes a legally binding agreement.  The user acknowledges having read and agrees, without modification, to the Terms and Conditions.

Website Use Does Not Create an Attorney-Client Relationship

Your use of this website and the information contained herein does not create an attorney-client relationship. Your transmission of information to us using contact forms on this website and/or any communication with us via internet email through this website does not, by itself, establish an attorney-client relationship.  Information you provide to us prior to the establishment of an attorney-client relationship may not be privileged or confidential.  Therefore, do not send confidential information to Gehres Law Group, P.C. prior to an attorney-client relationship having been clearly established.

Hiring a lawyer is an important decision and you should only make that decision after considering all relevant information, including information that may not be on this website. Gehres Law Group, P.C. has made an effort to comply with all legal and ethical requirements of the State of California, and the United States of America in developing this website.

Establishing an Attorney-Client Relationship

The establishment of attorney-client only occurs after an attorney at Gehres Law Group, P.C. has expressly communicated the ability to represent you.  Gehres Law Group, P.C. may decline to represent you if there is or appears to be a conflict or if they believe they are unable to fully address your needs.

Scope of Services

The attorneys at Gehres Law Group, P.C. provide legal services in the state of California through this website.  Legal services provided will be expressly agreed upon in writing by you before any legal services are performed and will not include any services that have been expressly excluded or are otherwise outside the scope of the written agreement.

Disclaimer

The material on this website is for informational purposes only. This information is not legal advice. While we use our best efforts to make sure the materials on our website are accurate and up-to-date, we cannot make any guarantees. The law changes often, the information may not be correct on the date you read it, and it may not apply to your particular legal problem. Each legal problem depends on its own facts, and the law is different in each state and country. Because of this, you should not rely on any information in this website without first obtaining advice from a licensed attorney in good standing with your state’s bar association or other licensing authority.

Except for photographs of the Gehres Law Group, P.C. attorneys, the photographs on this website are decorative and have been purchased from various commercial stock photography agencies. To protect our clients’ privacy, we do not include photos of them on our website or in other media.

The material on this website may not be appropriate in places other than California. Gehres Law Group, P.C. cannot give you permission to access these materials from any state or country where doing so is illegal or otherwise prohibited. If you access this website from places outside of California, you do so at your own risk and are wholly responsible for complying with the laws and regulations of your state and country.

This website is maintained by Gehres Law Group, P.C. and their agents. By accessing this website you agree that California law will apply to all matters relating to its use. If there is any dispute over this website, you agree that jurisdiction and venue over that dispute and all parties to that dispute rests in the Superior Court in the County of San Diego or the United States District Court for the Southern District of California.

Limited Liability

Gehres Law Group, P.C. assumes no liability for the use or interpretation of information in this website. This website is offered “AS IS” WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTIBILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT OF THIRD PARTY RIGHTS.

TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, IN NO EVENT SHALL GEHRES LAW GROUP, P.C. BE LIABLE FOR DAMAGES OF ANY KIND (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, LOST PROFITS, OR LOST DATA, REGARDLESS OF THE FORESEEABILITY OF THOSE DAMAGES) ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH YOUR USE OF THE SITE OR ANY OTHER MATERIALS OR SERVICES PROVIDED TO YOU THROUGH THE WEBSITE.

Disclosures

As with any legal service, we cannot guarantee a specific legal outcome.  Neither the website nor the materials published on this website shall be construed as a guarantee of any particular outcome or result.

Secure Server

Gehres Law Group, P.C. provides its clients the ability to create a Client Account through which clients may access certain attorney-client communications, including client documents. The Client Account is maintained using a secure application licensed to Gehres Law Group, P.C. which utilizes bank-level security to protect client information. To utilize a Client Account, you must set up an account by entering certain personal information and request a username and a unique password. Creating a Client Account does not, in and of itself, establish an attorney/client relationship with Gehres Law Group, P.C..

Information received by Gehres Law Group, P.C. through the secure server is held in strict confidence. Provided, however, the law firm may use or share electronic contact information provided by users and/or Clients to send newsletters or other messages of interest as determined by the firm in its sole discretion. We do not sell or otherwise disclose to third parties any confidential information that you provide through the website except as may be required by law or the applicable rules of professional conduct. By establishing a Client Account, you acknowledge and agree that in connection with your request for and use of your Client Account, you have read and agree to these Terms of Use, you have read and understand the security processes that we maintain, and that there are always risks inherent with the transmission, storage, viewing and retrieval of data and files over the internet, including through this website. You are solely and fully responsible for the security of your username and password and for any consequences that arise out of your failure to maintain the confidentiality of your username and password. You must notify our office of any unauthorized use or a breach in security of your Client Account. Your right to use your Client Account is personal to you, is for your personal and individual use, and you will not permit any others to use it. Gehres Law Group, P.C. reserves the right to suspend, revoke or terminate your use of the website and/or your Client Account at any time without notice to you.

Transaction Security

Financial transactions communicated through applications licensed to Gehres Law Group, P.C. and through your Client Account are encrypted and conducted over Secure HTTP, which provides you with the highest industry standard protection available on the web. All payments are processed by Cardholder Information Security Program (CISP) compliant credit card processors, and no credit card or payment account numbers are stored on our servers.

Cookies

 

The website uses session cookies to ensure that your computer displays the site contents as designed. You have the ability to accept or decline cookies using your web browser settings. If you choose not to accept cookies from Gehres Law Group, P.C., you may not be able to take full advantage of its features or to receive some of the services the website provides.

Electronic Mail Not Secure

Electronic mail is provided for your convenience in communicating with the attorneys and staff at Gehres Law Group, P.C.. Please remember that email is not secure, and messages sent to the firm or any of its attorneys or employees should not contain sensitive or confidential information.

Accessibility

You agree that from time to time the website and your Client Account may be inaccessible or inoperable for any reason, including, without limitation:  (i) equipment malfunctions; (ii) periodic maintenance procedures or repairs which Gehres Law Group, P.C. or their agents may undertake from time to time; or (iii) causes beyond the control of Gehres Law Group, P.C. or their agents, whether or not foreseeable.

You shall be solely responsible for providing, maintaining and ensuring compatibility with the website, all hardware, software, electrical and other physical requirements for your use of the website, including, without limitation, telecommunications and internet access connections and links, web browsers or other equipment, programs and services required to access and use the website.

Other Links

This website may contain links to other resources on the internet. Those links are offered only as aids to help you locate other websites and information that may interest you. Offering the links does not mean that Gehres Law Group, P.C. approves of, or is associated with the linked sites. To the extent the State Bar Rules in your jurisdiction require designation of a principal office and/or a single attorney responsible for this site, Gehres Law Group, P.C. designates their office in San Diego, California as their principal office and designates attorney Tina K. Gehres as the attorney responsible for this site.

Prohibited Content and Use of the Website

You agree not to upload, download, display, perform, transmit, or otherwise distribute any content on the website or to the offices of Gehres Law Group, P.C. that:

1) is libelous, defamatory, obscene, pornographic, abusive, or threatening, or that you know is false or misleading;

2) advocates or encourages conduct that could constitute a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability, or otherwise violate any applicable local, state, national, or foreign law or regulation;

3) is patently offensive or promotes or otherwise incites racism, bigotry, hatred or physical harm of any kind against any group or individual;

4) harasses or advocates harassment of another person;

5) exploits people in a sexual or violent manner;

6) contains nudity, excessive violence, or offensive subject matter or contains a link to an adult website;

7) solicits or is designed to solicit personal information from or about any minor;

8) contains information that poses or creates a privacy or security risk to any person;

9) constitutes or promotes an illegal or unauthorized copy of another person’s copyrighted work, such as providing pirated computer programs or links to them, providing information to circumvent manufacturer-installed copy-protect devices, or providing pirated music or links to pirated music files;

10) involves the transmission of “junk mail,” “chain letters,” or unsolicited mass mailing, instant messaging, “spimming,” or “spamming”;

11) contains hidden pages or images;

12) solicits or is designed to solicit passwords or personal identifying information from other users of the website;

13) involves commercial activities and/or sales without prior written consent from  Gehres Law Group, P.C.;

(9.14) violates or attempts to violate the privacy rights, publicity rights, intellectual property rights, contract rights, or any other rights of any person or violates and criminal laws of the State of California or of the United States of America.

Gehres Law Group, P.C. reserves the right to terminate your receipt, transmission, or other distribution of any such material using the website or Client Account application, and to delete any such material from its servers. Gehres Law Group, P.C. intends to cooperate fully with any law enforcement officials or agencies in the investigation of any violation of these Terms of Use or of any applicable laws.

Copyright Notice

This website was created by Gehres Law Group, P.C. All rights are reserved.

You have permission to print, reproduce, or distribute any of the website’s pages for your personal use only, so long as 1) you do not modify any page; and 2) you include this page with any distribution.

Modification of These Terms

Gehres Law Group, P.C. reserves the right to change the terms, conditions, and notices under which the information on this website is offered. By using this website or sending any personal information to our offices through this website, you agree to this policy and will be deemed bound to this policy in effect as of the date of such use.

For more information about using this website, please see our Privacy Policy.

Thank you for your time in reading these terms.