Disclaimer and Terms of Use

This website is owned and operated by Shannon, Martin, Finkelstein, Alvarado & Dunne, a registered professional corporation (the “Firm”), to provide general information regarding the Firm. This website is not intended to be advertising. The information presented on this website or any site linked to it is not intended to constitute legal advice, nor is an attorney-client relationship created by your visit to this website.

This website is not a substitute for competent legal advice. If you have legal questions, seek the advice of an attorney. Because the answers to your questions will depend on your particular circumstances, you need to obtain competent legal advice tailored to those circumstances. Accordingly, no reliance should be made on any of the material provided on this website.

Without prior written permission of Shannon, Martin, Finkelstein, Alvarado & Dunne, P.C., you may not reproduce, distribute, replenish or retransmit any of the materials on this website, including but not limited to the text, graphics or HTML code. However, you may download any of these materials for your own personal, non-commercial use, as long as you do not remove any copyright or other proprietary notices from the downloaded materials.

Materials on the Firm website may contain references to certain laws and regulations. Although the Firm strives to offer the most up-to-date and accurate information on this website, the law is constantly changing and mistakes can occur. Therefore, the materials on the website are offered “as is.” The Firm provides no guarantees of completeness, accuracy or timeliness, and provides no warranties of any kind, express or implied, as to any materials on this website. The Firm expressly disclaims all liability to any party for any direct, indirect, special or other consequential damages for any use of this website, including but not limited to, any lost profits, business interruption, or loss of programs or other data. You agree to indemnify the Firm for any damages suffered by the Firm as a result of your actions, including but not limited to infringement of the Firm’s copyrighted materials available on this website.

This website may provide certain links operated by government agencies and other third-party providers. The links to these website are provided simply as a convenience to visitors of the Firm website. Inclusion of links to other websites does not imply any endorsement of the material on such websites or any association with their operators. The Firm makes no warranties or representations about these other websites.

The Firm reserves the right to change the terms and conditions relating to materials on this website. You agree to review these terms and conditions periodically to become aware of any such changes. Your continued use of the website shall be deemed your acceptance of any changed terms and conditions.

As a condition to your use of the Firm website, you agree that you will not use this website for any purpose that is unlawful or that is prohibited by these terms and conditions.

This agreement is governed by the laws of the State of Texas, U.S.A., without giving effect to the principles of conflict of laws. You agree to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of the federal and state courts in Harris County, Texas, U.S.A. in all disputes arising out of or relating to the use of this website. Use of this website is unauthorized in any jurisdiction that does not give effect to all provisions contained in the above terms and conditions.

Nothing contained on or accessible from this website should be construed as legal advice, which must be tailored to the specific circumstances of each matter. The operation of this website by the Firm is not intended to create, and your communication to the Firm through use of this website, will not create an attorney-client relationship between you and the Firm or any member of the Firm. The formation of an attorney-client relationship requires consideration of multiple factors including possible conflicts of interest. Accordingly, please do not send us any information about a legal matter unless and until we have formally accepted an engagement to represent you.

Unless otherwise expressly noted, our attorneys are not Board Certified by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization in any area of legal practice described on this website.

IRS Circular 230 Notice: Unless specifically stated otherwise, any tax advice contained in this site (including any attachments or links) is not intended or written to be used, and cannot be used, for the purpose of (i) avoiding penalties under the Internal Revenue Code or (ii) promoting, marketing or recommending to another party any transaction or matter addressed herein.