Terms of Use

Copyright and Use of Information

All information and content ("materials") on this website and any intellectual property rights embodied therein are the property of Patterson + Sheridan LLP, or its information providers. Unless otherwise stated herein, none of the materials on this website may be copied, reproduced, modified, distributed, sold, broadcast, stored or otherwise used without the express permission of Patterson + Sheridan or the original copyright holder. You may display and print materials available on this website solely for your personal, non-commercial use, provided that you do not modify the materials and that you retain all copyright and other proprietary notices contained in the materials. Unauthorized use of materials contained on this site is expressly prohibited by law, and may result in severe civil and criminal penalties.

The materials specified above do not include the design and layout of the website. Elements of this website are protected by trade dress and other laws and may not be copied or imitated, in whole or in part. No logo, graphic, sound or image from this website may be copied or retransmitted unless expressly permitted by Patterson + Sheridan.

Patterson + Sheridan or its suppliers may provide software for download on the website. Use of software provided on the website is protected by copyright law and governed by the terms of the end user license agreement that accompanies such software. You may not install or use any software that contains an end user license agreement unless you first agree to the terms of the end user license agreement.

Liability Restrictions

While Patterson + Sheridan makes reasonable efforts to ensure that all material on this website is correct, accuracy cannot be guaranteed. Patterson + Sheridan makes no representations or warranties as to the accuracy or completeness of the information contained in this website, results obtained from the use of this website, or interruptions in the availability of this website.

The information provided on this website is provided "as is" without warranty of any kind, either express or implied, including but not limited to, warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement of intellectual property rights. Even if Patterson + Sheridan has been advised as to the possibility of such damages, Patterson + Sheridan and/or its suppliers disclaim all responsibility for direct, indirect, incidental, special, consequential or other damages (including but not limited to damages for lost business, lost profits, or lost data) arising from or because of inaccuracies or omissions in the information contained on this website, or in any website linked to or from this website. Patterson + Sheridan and/or its suppliers further disclaim any liability arising from the use of any materials on this website, including any damage to your computer or other property or loss of data arising from any use of the materials on this website. Some states may not allow this exclusion or limitation of liability, so the above limitation or exclusion may not apply to you.

Trademarks

The trademarks, service marks, and logos (collectively, "trademarks") used and displayed on this website are registered and unregistered marks of Patterson + Sheridan and others. Nothing on this website should be construed as granting, by implication or otherwise, any license or right to use any Trademark. Patterson + Sheridan aggressively enforces its intellectual property rights to the fullest extent of the law. Patterson + Sheridan's trademarks may not be used in any way, including in advertising or publicity pertaining to distribution of materials on this website, without our prior, written permission.

Third Party Links

This website contains links to other websites. Patterson + Sheridan is not responsible for the content of such websites, including any changes or updates that are made to the linked website or the accuracy or completeness of the information provided on those websites. Patterson + Sheridan provides the links as a convenience to you, and the existence of the links on this website does not imply that Patterson + Sheridan approves of or is affiliated with the linked organization or company, or its products or services, or that the linked organization or company approves of or is affiliated with Patterson + Sheridan.

Notice: Acceptance of Terms of Use

Patterson + Sheridan maintains this website to provide you with information about Patterson + Sheridan and its services. By using this website, you agree that you have read, understood, and agree to be bound by these Terms and Conditions of Use and Privacy Policy (collectively, the "Terms"). If you do not agree to the Terms, do not use the website.

Modifications

Patterson + Sheridan reserves the right to modify the information contained on this website or these Terms at any time without notice. You are responsible for reviewing these Terms on this website. Accessing this website after any changes to these Terms have been posted thereon will constitute your acceptance of all such changes. Unless specifically stated otherwise, any new features, products or services added to the website shall be subject to these Terms. Some new products or features may require your acceptance of new or additional terms before use.

Submitted Information

Any information, including but not limited to remarks, suggestions, ideas, graphics or other submissions, communicated to Patterson + Sheridan by you through this website, including but not limited to intellectual property related thereto, will be treated as non-confidential and non-proprietary and Patterson + Sheridan may, without compensation, copy, incorporate, distribute or otherwise use such communications for any commercial or non-commercial purpose. Patterson + Sheridan is under no obligation to post or use any submission you may provide, and Patterson + Sheridan may remove any submission at any time in its sole discretion. Notwithstanding the foregoing, all personal data provided to Patterson + Sheridan will be handled in accordance with our Privacy Statement. You are prohibited from posting or transmitting to or from this website any unlawful, libelous, defamatory, obscene, scandalous, inflammatory, pornographic or profane material.

Privacy Policy

Patterson + Sheridan respects the privacy of every individual who visits our website. This privacy policy outlines how we will use the information you provide to us. 

Individually Identifiable Information

Patterson + Sheridan will not collect any individually identifiable information about you such as your name, address, telephone number or e-mail address unless you provide it to us voluntarily.  If you do not want your individually identifiable information collected, please do not submit it to us. If you have already submitted this information and would like us to remove it from our records, please contact us at the e-mail address listed under Whom to Contact. We will delete your information from our existing files. When you do provide us with individually identifiable information, we may use that information in the following way(s) unless stated otherwise: we may use it to contact you. We will never give your contact information or any related information to a third party.

Non-Individually Identifiable Information Collected Automatically

In some cases, we may collect information about you that is not individually identifiable. Examples of this type of information include the type of Internet browser you are using, the type of computer operating system you are using and the domain name of the website from which you linked to our site.

Whom to Contact

If you have submitted individually identifiable information through our website and would like that information deleted from our records, please contact us at [email protected] We will delete the information from our existing files.

General

These Terms shall be governed in all respects in accordance with the laws of the State of Texas without regard to the conflict or choice of law rules thereof. The federal and state courts sitting in the state of Texas shall have exclusive jurisdiction over any dispute arising hereunder. You agree that no joint venture, partnership, employment, or agency relationship exists between you and Patterson + Sheridan as a result of this agreement or use of the website. If any part of this agreement is determined to be invalid or unenforceable pursuant to applicable law including without limitation the warranty disclaimers and liability limitations set forth above, then the invalid or unenforceable provision shall be deemed superseded by a valid, enforceable provision that most closely matches the intent of the original provision and the remainder of the agreement shall remain in effect. A printed version of this agreement and of any notice given in electronic form shall be admissible in judicial or administrative proceedings based on 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.