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This web site occasionally contains links to other web pages; however, the inclusion of such links does not constitute referrals or endorsements of the linked entities. Links to organizations and governmental agencies are provided as a convenience to our readers. The Firm does not endorse and is not responsible for any third-party content that may be accessed from its Web site and does not recommend or endorse the use of any third-party’s services. The links are to be accessed at the user’s own risk, and the authors of this web site make no representations or warranties about the content of these links.
The Firm assumes no responsibility for computer viruses resulting from use of our Web site. Under no circumstances, including, but not limited to, negligence, shall the Firm be liable for any special or consequential damages that result from the use of, or the inability to use, the materials in this web site, even if the Firm has been advised of the possibility of such damages.
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By accessing this Web site, you agree that any disputes or matters arising out of or related to your viewing or use of this Web site shall be governed under the laws of the State of Illinois without regard to the conflict of laws. If the bar rules in your jurisdiction require us to identify an attorney and office responsible for this Web site, the firm designates Michael J. Elliott as the responsible attorney and the office address of the Firm as 1430 Lee Street, Des Plaines, Illinois 60018.
The Firm may change these policies at any time without written notice to users. The changes will become effective upon posting of the changes to the web site.
Last Update These Terms and Conditions were last updated on March 10, 2017.
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