DISCLOSURES & LEGAL NOTICE

This document is a legal agreement (“Terms of Use”) between you, the individual and/or entity using the WilliamsGundlachLaw.com website or the WGLawllc.com website (“you” or “user” or “your”) and Williams & Gundlach LLC (“WG LLC”) describing the terms and conditions applicable to your use of the WilliamsGundlachLaw.com website or WGLawllc.com website (collectively “Website”). Please examine this Agreement carefully and understand its contents fully before using the Website. By accessing or using the Website you signify that you have read, understand and agree to be bound by these Terms of Use. If you represent a company or other entity, you also are warranting that you are authorized to enter into this Agreement on behalf of that party. WG LLC reserves the right to modify these Terms of Use at any time by posting modified Terms of Use, and your continued use of the Site thereafter will constitute agreement with such modifications. If you do not agree to these Terms of Use, please do not use the Website.

DESIGNATED OFFICE

Williams & Gundlach LLC is an Illinois Limited Liability Company with its designated principal office at 33 N. LaSalle St. Suite 3350, Chicago, Illinois, 60602.

INFORMATIONAL PURPOSE ONLY

The materials on theWebsite have been prepared by Williams & Gundlach LLC for informational purposes only and are not legal advice.The Website is intended to provide information of general interest to the public and is not intended to offer legal advice about specific situations or problems. Use of the Website does not constitute an attorney client privilege nor does WG LLC intend to create an attorney-client relationship by offering this information. Your review of the information provided shall not be deemed to create such a relationship. Internet visitors and online readers should not act upon this information without seeking professional counsel. Although the Firm endeavors to keep theWebsite current and accurate, the content on the Website may not reflect current legal developments or decisions. No reliance should be made based on information contained in this website for guidance on specific legal matters. Williams & Gundlach expressly disclaims all liability in respect to actions taken or not taken based on the content of this Site.

EMAIL COMMUNICATIONS

Please be further advised that the act of sending e-mail to an attorney at WG LLC will not create an attorney-client relationship. If you are not currently a client of WG LLC, your e-mail will not be privileged and may be disclosed to other persons. If you require legal advice or information with regard to your specific set of circumstance please contact a lawyer at WG LLC.

NO CONTRACT FOR SERVICES OR GUARANTEES

Nothing on this website creates an express or implied contract. Past legal successes described on this website are not indicators of future results. The outcome of particular legal matters is dependent upon the facts and law applicable to the matters.

IRS CIRCULAR 230 TAX NOTICE

To comply with certain U.S. Treasury regulations, WG LLC informs you that unless expressly stated otherwise, any U.S. federal tax advice contained on the Website, including attachments, was not intended or written to be used, and cannot be used, by any taxpayer for the purpose of avoiding any penalties that may be imposed on such taxpayer by the Internal Revenue Service. In addition, if any such tax advice is used or referred to by other parties in promoting, marketing or recommending any partnership or other entity, investment plan or arrangement, then (i) the advice should be construed as written in connection with the promotion or marketing by others of the transaction(s) or matter(s) addressed in this communication and (ii) the taxpayer should seek advice based on the taxpayer’s particular circumstances from an independent tax advisor.

COPYRIGHT/TRADEMARKS

The Website contains WG LLC and third-party trademarks and service marks. All marks are the property of their respective companies. All rights in the intellectual property contained in the Website including copyright, trademarks, trade secret and patent rights are reserved. Access to the Website does not constitute a right to copy or use any of the intellectual property of WG LLC or any other person, except as specifically provided herein. User agrees that it will take no action to register or otherwise interfere with or challenge such intellectual property rights.

WG LLC claims a copyright in all proprietary and copyrightable text, graphics and computer code on the Website, the overall design of theWebsite, and the selection, arrangement and presentation of all materials on the Website, including information in the public domain. You agree not to copy, reproduce, republish, transmit, modify, or distribute any of the materials contained on the Site, except for your personal, noncommercial use, absent the written approval of WG LLC.

LINKS TO OTHER SITES

The Website may contain links to third party websites. Links are provided solely as a convenience to you the user and not as an endorsement, recommendation, or approval by WG LLC of the content of such websites. WG LLC is not responsible for the content of linked third party sites and does not make any representations regarding the content or accuracy of the materials on such websites. If you decide to access linked third party websites, you do so at your own risk.

NO VIOLATION OF LAWS

You agree that you will not, in connection with your use of the Website, violate any applicable law or regulation. Without limiting the foregoing, you agree that you will not make available through the Website any material that infringes any copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret or other right of any party, including rights of privacy or publicity.

MISUSE OF THE WEBSITE

You may not connect to or use the Website in any way not expressly permitted by this Agreement. Without limiting the foregoing, you agree that you will not (a) institute, assist or become involved in any type of attack, including without limitation denial of service attacks, upon the Website or otherwise attempt to disrupt the Website or any other person’s use of the Website;(b) attempt to hack or gain unauthorized access to the Website, accounts registered to other users, or the computer systems or networks connected to the Website; or (c) attempt to copy, duplicate, reverse engineer or otherwise obtain the technology or misappropriate the intellectual property used to create and operate the Website.

NO DATA MINING

You agree that you will not (a) “mine” or “scrape” any data from the Website; (b) obtain or attempt to obtain any information from the Website using any method not expressly permitted by WG LLC;(c) intercept, examine or otherwise observe any proprietary communications protocol used by the Website, whether through the use of a network analyzer, packet sniffer or other device; or (d) use any third-party software to collect information from or through the computer of any other user of the Website, including, without limitation information about another user, company or business, or any other Website data.

LIMITATION OF LIABILITY/SUBJECT TO REVISION

The information on the Website, including these Terms of Use, is subject to change at any time and for any reason without notice. We recommend periodically reviewing the Terms of Use set forth on this page. Your use of the Website is at your own risk. The materials presented on the Website may not reflect the most current legal developments, verdicts or settlements. In no event shall WG LLC, or it members, employees, affiliates or contributors to the Website, be liable for any loss or injury, or any damages, whether direct, special, indirect, punitive, incidental, exemplary, consequential, or otherwise, whether based on breach of contract, tort (including negligence), or otherwise, resulting from your access or use of the Website. You hereby waive any and all such claims against WG LLC, its partners, affiliates and contributors. You agree that the limitations set forth above are fundamental elements of this agreement, and that the Site and its materials would not be provided to you absent such limitations. Some state statutes may restrict this limitation of liability.

NOTIFICATION TO WG LLC OF COPYRIGHT INFRINGEMENT:

If you believe that your work has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, or your intellectual property rights have otherwise been violated, please notify WG LLC for notice of claims of copyright or other intellectual property infringement at:

Williams & Gundlach LLC
33 N. LaSalle St Suite 3350
Chicago, IL 60602

Email: info@WGLawllc.com

Please provide WG LLC with written notice that includes substantially the following, pursuant to Sec. 512(c)(3) of the U.S. Copyright Act:

• A physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.
• Identification of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed, or, if multiple copyrighted works at a single online site are covered by a single notification, a representative list of such works at that site.
• Identification of the material that is claimed to be infringing or to be the subject of infringing activity and that is to be removed or access to which is to be disabled, and information reasonably sufficient to permit us to locate the material (please provide us with the URL of the specific web page(s)).
• Information reasonably sufficient to permit us to contact the complaining party, such as an address, telephone number, and, if available, an electronic mail address at which the complaining party may be contacted.
• A statement that the complaining party has a good faith belief that use of the material in the manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law.
• A statement that the information in the notification is accurate, and under penalty of perjury, that the complaining party is authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.

WG LLC will remove the infringing posting(s), subject to the procedures outlined in the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA).

Please also note that, pursuant to Section 512(f) of the U.S. Copyright Act, any person who knowingly materially misrepresents that material or activity is infringing may be subject to liability.

GOVERNING LAW AND FORUM

These Terms of Use shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Illinois, without giving effect to any principles of conflicts of law. By using this site you agree that the State or Federal courts in Chicago, Illinois shall have exclusive jurisdiction and venue to hear any dispute arising out the content or use of this site, and agree not to bring any action or proceeding in any other venue.