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Legal disclaimers and more things you need to know about working with Springboard Legal

The use of this website, Springboard Legal, is governed by the following Disclaimers and Terms of Use.

Springboard Legal may include, by reference or implication, this website; social media accounts connected with this website; courses, templates, and other resources produced under this brand name, DeCarrera Law, LLC, and Kimberly DeCarrera, collectively or individually.

Your use of this website and other associated services, content, and functionality, constitutes your acceptance of this agreement and the terms herein. If you do not agree with these Disclaimers and Terms of Use, or any part thereof, you shall not, nor are you permitted to, use Springboard Legal.

Springboard Legal reserves the right to modify, alter, amend, or update its website, policies, and these Disclaimers and Terms of Use. The Terms of Use are subject to change at any time, without prior notice to you.

Transmission, purchase, download, or use of Springboard Legal and any content thereof is not intended and does not create any attorney-client privilege. Any information that you submit to Springboard Legal is not protected by attorney-client privilege. Do NOT submit any confidential to Springboard Legal.

By using this site, you agree that we are not providing legal advice to you and shall not be relied upon by you as legal advice. You agree that no attorney-client relationship has been established between you and this site.

If you would like to establish an attorney-client relationship, please contact DeCarrera Law, LLC. A signed engagement letter and an agreement by both you as the client and from DeCarrera Law, LLC as the attorney is required before an attorney-client relationship is established.

This site, courses, services, products, and newsletters are intended for informational and educational purposes only and are not intended to be legal advice by Springboard Legal, DeCarrera Law, LLC, or Kimberly DeCarrera. This website is provided as a public service and shall not be construed as professional, financial, tax, or legal advice to you.

The information provided by Springboard Legal is not a substitute for professional advice. You should consult with the appropriate legal, tax, financial, and other professional advisers in starting or running your own business.

This site contains general informational and educational materials. We cannot tailor the contents to all situations in all locations. Seek appropriate professional advice that is tailored to your specific situations.

Springboard Legal may provide DIY legal templates, courses, and other resources that are generally applicable to many or most businesses. However, WE DO NOT GUARANTEE THAT THESE MAY FULLY PROTECT YOU WITH YOUR SPECIFIC FACTS AND CIRCUMSTANCES, ISSUES, OR STATE OR LOCAL LAWS. That is why you should consult with a local attorney.

State and local laws are always changing and being interpreted by courts. While we strive to maintain the most relevant and up-to-date information as the law evolves, we do not represent that they are specifically designed to cover all situations, nor are they tailored for your jurisdiction and requirements.

This website may be considered as Attorney Advertising in some jurisdictions.

Kimberly DeCarrera is a licensed attorney in the State of Georgia. Her ability to engage in activities on behalf of a client is subject to state and federal statutes, professional codes of conducts, and court rules. She does not seek, and this website is not intended to solicit, legal employment outside of attorney’s state of licensure that would constitute unauthorized practice of law.

If any jurisdiction considers this website to be legal advertising, the responsible attorney for the content of this website is Kimberly DeCarrera (PO Box 467280, Atlanta, GA 31146). The cost of this website is paid for by DeCarrera Law, LLC and not by any other lawyer or firm.

Although we are working diligently to bring you the most accurate and up-to-date information, we make no (express or implied) warranties, guaranties, or representations that the information and content provided herein or associated with this site is accurate, complete, reliable, or free of errors in general, or as it pertains to your particular facts and circumstances. All information is provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis.

We may use client or customer testimonials and examples from others. While such testimonials and examples are accurate and authentic, you cannot expect the same outcomes. Each company and each individual is different and your outcome may differ. Any prior stated results for clients or customers do not guarantee a similar outcome in future representation.

You must be 18 years or older to use this website.

You may not use this website or any of the resources or materials in a way that causes, or may cause, damage to the website or impair the availability of access to the website. You may not decompile, reverse engineer, disassemble, or otherwise reduce the website, except to the extent that such activity is expressly permitted by applicable law.

You shall not use the website to copy, store, host, transmit, send, use, publish, or distribute any material that consists of or is linked to any malicious code or software, including, but not limited to, spyware, computer virus, ranswomware, keystroke logger, worm, Trojan horse, rootkit.

You may not conduct any systematic or automated data collection activities, including, but not limited to, scraping, data mining, data extraction, or data harvesting on or in relation to this website or the resources and materials associated with this website without Springboard Legal’s express written permission.

Nor may you use the website or the resources or materials for any third-party marketing without Springboard Legal’s express written permission. This includes the use of any Springboard Legal’s social media account.

Unless stated otherwise, Springboard Legal owns the intellectual property and rights to all content and material on the Website. Subject to the license below, all intellectual property rights are reserved.

You may view, download, and print pages for your personal use only, subject to the restrictions set out below. The following uses are specifically prohibited and are not permitted:

  • Reproduction or duplication of any content for commercial purposes;
  • Sale, rental, or sub-license of any content of this website;
  • Redistribution, republication, or modification of any content on this website, unless specifically and expressly made available for redistribution, republication, or modification.

The use of social media accounts and various plugins or widgets to allow sharing of content via social media channels, emails, or other methods, does not constitute any waiver of Springboard Legal’s intellectual property rights. Such intended use, and only the intended use thereof, is a limited license to republish the intended portion of the content, maintaining full credit to Springboard Legal.

Springboard Legal takes no responsibility and assumes no liability for any content posted by you or any third party user on this website or affiliated courses or resources.

When you post, publish, submit, or contribute any content, of any nature, to this website, associated social media account, or on any resource or material of Springboard Legal, you grant us a worldwide, irrevocable, non-exclusive, and royalty free license to use, reproduce, adapt, publish, translate, and distribute such content. This license extends to all known and future media. You also grant us the right to sub-license these rights to user submitted content and the right to bring an action or claim for infringement of these rights.

Any content you contribute to this website, including, but not limited text, images, audio, video, and audio-visual material, must not be illegal or unlawful, may not infringe on any third-party’s legal rights, and must not be capable of giving rise to any legal actions against you or Springboard Legal. This includes, but is not limited to, any claims in copyright, trademark, defamation, privacy, or contract.

Springboard Legal reserves the right to edit or remove any user submitted content to this website, stored on our servers, or that is hosted or published on this website or associated services or products.

Springboard Legal’s full Privacy Policy is available at https://springboardlegal.com/privacy-policy

Springboard Legal may link to affiliate products or services which we will receive compensation for, at no additional cost to you. Springboard Legal may receive a percentage or set fee when you purchase these products or services. You are under no obligation to purchase these products through Springboard Legal or our relationship with these companies.

We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, which is an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to Amazon.com.

These third-parties are not governed by or controlled by Springboard Legal. Each will have their own Terms and Conditions of Use and policies for your use of their website. Before you engage in any commercial transactions with any third-party site, including any third-party site discovered through or linked to by Springboard Legal, you shall complete the appropriate due diligence, investigation, and risk assessment. If there is any dispute about your use of a third-party site, product, or service, or any commercial transaction, your dispute will be directly with the third-party.

You expressly hold harmless Springboard Legal from any and all liability related to your use of any third-party site.

To the extent permissible by law, we disclaim any and all liability pertaining to your use, purchase, download, or consumption of any materials of or pertaining to this website. Please use this site at your own risk, after making an independent assessment of risk.

SPRINGBOARD LEGAL, DECARRERA LAW, LLC, AND KIMBERLY DECARRERA WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY CONSEQUENTIAL, INCIDENTAL, INDIRECT, EXEMPLARY, PUNITIVE OR SPECIAL DAMAGES OF ANY KIND, HOWEVER CAUSED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, LOSS OF PROFITS, REVENUE, DATA, OR USE, INCURRED BY YOU, WHETHER UNDER THEORY OF CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE), WARRANTY, OR OTHERWISE, EVEN IF WE HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SAID DAMAGES.

Springboard Legal, DeCarrera Law, LLC, and Kimberly DeCarrera expressly disclaims all liability in respect of actions taken or not taken based on any contents of this website, social media accounts, newsletters, or other associated resources.

You agree to defend, indemnify, and hold harmless Springboard Legal, DeCarrera Law, LLC, Kimberly DeCarrera, and their members, employees, officers, directors, managers, and agents from any and all losses, claims, suits, actions, liabilities, obligations, costs and expenses, including reasonable attorneys’ fees and expenses, whether represented by attorneys within those organizations or outside legal counsel, which any of the above suffers as a result of third-party claims based on:

  • Your negligence or intentional misconduct;
  • Your breach of any provision of these legal policies, including representation or warranty;
  • Materials prepared or provided by you, including, but not limited to, any claims of infringement or misappropriation of any intellectual property right (copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret), of any privacy or publicity rights, and of any defamation or libel claims; or
  • Death, personal injury, or property damage arising out of, or relating to, your obligations hereunder.

The disclaimers, terms of use, privacy policy, and general use of this website shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Georgia. Any controversy or claim arising out of or relating to this website, these disclaimers, the terms of use, the privacy policy, or any other legal obligation, shall be submitted to any court of competent jurisdiction in DeKalb County, Georgia.

Last updated: August 29, 2022