GENERAL TERMS OF SERVICE
You must be the legal age of majority in your state of residence or otherwise able to form a binding contract with Sehgal Law in order to use the Services. In no event is use of the Services permitted by those under the age of 13.
1. Changes. Sehgal Law PC may make changes to the Services described at any time.
2. Proprietary Rights; License Grant. The Website and the Content are the sole and exclusive property of Sehgal Law PC and/or its licensors. You hereby acknowledge and agree that, as between Sehgal Law PC and you, all right, title, and interest in and to the Services shall be owned exclusively by Sehgal Law PC. Use of the Services in any way not expressly permitted by this Agreement is prohibited.
Sehgal Law retains all right, title and interest in and to its products and Services, including, without limitation, software, images, text, graphics, illustrations, logos, service marks, copyrights, photographs, videos, music, articles, document templates and all related intellectual property rights. Except as otherwise provided in the Terms, you may not, and may not permit others to:
reproduce, modify, translate, enhance, decompile, disassemble, reverse engineer or create derivative works of any of our products and Services (other than documents you create through your purchase of Services, which you may use for your own personal use);
sell, license, sublicense, rent, lease, distribute, copy, publicly display, publish, adapt or edit any of our products and Services; or
circumvent or disable any security or technological features of our products and Services.
The design, text, graphics and selection and arrangement of our Services and the legal forms, documents, guidance and all other content found on our Service ("Service Content") are copyright © Sehgal Law PC. All rights reserved.
Sehgal Law product or Service names, logos or slogans displayed on our Services are trademarks of Sehgal Law PC. You may not copy, imitate or use them, in whole or in part, without our prior written consent. In addition, the look and feel of Sehgal Law PC is the service mark, trademark and/or trade dress of Sehgal Law PC and you may not copy, imitate or use it, in whole or in part, without our prior written consent. The names of actual companies and products you might encounter through us may be the trademarks of their respective owners. Nothing in these Terms or the Services should be understood as granting any license or right to use any of Sehgal Law’s or any third party’s trademarks displayed on our Services. All goodwill generated from the use of Sehgal Law’s trademarks is reserved for the use of Sehgal Law, exclusively.
Subject to your compliance with these Terms, you are hereby granted a non-exclusive, limited, non-transferable, revocable license to use the Services as we intend for them to be used. As a Sehgal Law user, you are the owner of and are fully authorized to keep, for your own personal records, electronic or physical copies of documents you have created / purchased through Sehgal Law Services.
When you transmit public-facing user content on Sehgal Law, you hereby grant Sehgal Law and its affiliates a nonexclusive, royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable and fully sublicensable right to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, perform and display any such content, including throughout the world in any media. If you submit feedback or suggestions about our Services, we may use your feedback or suggestions without obligation or compensation to you. You acknowledge and agree that Sehgal Law is authorized to collect and use aggregated or anonymized information from or about you and other users and user-created documents for the purposes of researching, developing, improving and marketing its Services.
Resale or unauthorized copying, use, storage, display or distribution of forms, articles, documents or other materials copied or downloaded from our Service is strictly prohibited. Use of these materials is for your personal or business use. Any resale or redistribution of our materials requires the express written consent of Sehgal Law PC. Any rights not expressly granted in these Terms are reserved by Sehgal Law PC.
3. Copyright. Copyright © 2021 Sehgal Law PC. All rights reserved. The Website is protected by international copyright laws. Except for your use as authorized above, you may not modify, reproduce or distribute the content, design or layout of the Website, or individual sections of the content, design or layout of the Website, without Sehgal Law PC’ express prior written permission.
4. Notice and Procedures for Claims of Infringement (DMCA). If you believe that your work has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, or your intellectual property rights have been otherwise violated, please provide the following information to the Site’s Copyright Agent:
a. An electronic or physical signature of the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright or other intellectual property interest;
b. A description of the copyrighted work or other intellectual property that you claim has been infringed;
c. A description of where the material that you claim is infringing is located on the Site (providing URL(s) in the body of the communication is the best way to help Sehgal Law PC locate content quickly);
d. Your name, address, telephone number and e-mail address;
e. A signed statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law; and
f. A statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the information provided in your Notice is accurate and that you are the copyright or intellectual property owner or authorized to act on the copyright or intellectual property owner’s behalf.
Sehgal Law PC copyright agent can be reached as follows:
c/o Sehgal Law PC
15260 Ventura Blvd, Suite 1200
Sherman Oaks, CA 91403
(Please put "Copyright Infringement" in the subject line)
Sehgal Law PC may, in its sole discretion, disable and/or terminate use of a Site or Sites by users who infringe the intellectual property of others.
5. Permitted Use Notice. Special terms may apply to some services offered on the Website and may be posted in connection with the applicable service, feature or activity. Any such terms are in addition to this Agreement, and, in the event of a conflict, any such terms shall prevail.
6. Restrictions. You agree not to access the Website by any means other than through a standard web browser on a computer or mobile device. You further agree that you will not damage, disable, overburden, or impair the Website or interfere with any other party's use and enjoyment of it.
You can only use our Services if doing so complies with the laws of your jurisdiction(s). The availability of our Services in your jurisdiction(s) is not an invitation or authorization by Sehgal Law to access or use our website or Services in a manner that violates your local laws and regulations. By using our Services, you accept sole responsibility to ensure that you or anyone else who accesses your account to use our Services does not violate any applicable laws in your jurisdiction(s). To enforce this provision, Sehgal Law reserves the right to refuse membership, suspend or terminate your account, and/or cancel your orders immediately and without prior notice at our sole discretion.
The following are specifically excluded or prohibited:
Use in connection with any legal matter that is frivolous, immaterial or illegal in nature, as determined by Sehgal Law in its sole discretion;
Use in connection with any legal matter involving an alleged violent crime by you;
Use in connection with any legal matter involving the laws of jurisdictions outside of the United States or its territories;
Use in connection why any legal matter for which you are currently or prospectively represented by legal counsel (other than a Sehgal Law PC Attorney).
Us in connection with any legal matter that, as determined by Sehgal Law PC, in its sole discretion, lacks sufficient merit to warrant pursuit, or that has been raised an excessive or unreasonable number of times without a change in circumstances;
Use in connection with any legal matter that directly or indirectly involves a Sehgal Law PC Attorney other than as your counsel; or
Use in connection with any legal matter in which Sehgal Law PC or any of its subsidiaries, affiliates, directors, officers, agents, employees, or other Sehgal Law PC service provider has an adverse interest.
You may not hack, “scrape” or “crawl” our Services, whether directly or through intermediaries such as spiders, robots, crawlers, scrapers, framing, iframes, or RSS feeds without express written permission from Sehgal Law. You may not access or attempt to access any information Sehgal Law has not intentionally made available to you on its Services via purchased subscription. Your use of Sehgal Law Services does not entitle you to resell any Sehgal Law content without prior express written consent from Sehgal Law.
7. About The Information On This Site. The Content available on the Website is intended to be a general information resource and is provided solely on an “AS IS” and “AS AVAILABLE” basis. You are encouraged to confirm the information contained herein. You should not construe Sehgal Law PC' publication of the Website as a warranty or guarantee of the quality or availability of any services.
8. Links to www.sehgallaw.com. You must not link to Sehgal Law PC’ website without a written agreement between you and Sehgal Law PC authorizing you to do so.
9. Links to Third Party Sites. Sehgal Law’s Services may contain links to third party resources and businesses on the Internet, called here “Links” or “Linked Site(s).” Those links are provided for you convenience to help you identify and locate other Internet resources that may be of interest to you.
Sehgal Law does not control, endorse, or monitor the contents of any Linked Site. That includes, without limitation, any further link contained in a Linked Site, and any changes or updates to a Linked Site. Sehgal Law is not responsible for webcasting or for any other form of transmission received from any Linked Site. These Terms do not cover your interaction with Linked Sites. You should carefully review the terms and conditions and privacy policies of any Linked Sites.
If you use any service provided on a Linked Site, (a) Sehgal Law will not be responsible for any act or omission of the third party, including the third party’s access to or use of your customer data and (b) Sehgal Law does not warrant or support any service provided by the third party.
Use of these sites is at your own risk.
10. Disclaimers and Limitation of Liability.
Please read this section carefully as it affects your rights.
The information, software, products, and Services made available through Sehgal Law may include inaccuracies or typographical errors. Sehgal Law reserves the right at any time to modify, improve, suspend, or deprecate certain features of our Services. Legal Information received via Sehgal Law should not be relied upon exclusively for personal, medical, legal or financial decisions; rather, we recommend you use information from our Services in conjunction with the advice of a qualified professional tailored to your situation. Use of our Services is at your own risk.
(A) THE WEBSITE AND ALL CONTENT ON THE WEBSITE ARE PROVIDED TO YOU ON AN “AS IS” “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. SEHGAL LAW PC MAKES NO WARRANTY AS TO THE ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS OR RELIABILITY OF ANY CONTENT AVAILABLE THROUGH THE WEBSITE. YOU ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR VERIFYING ANY INFORMATION BEFORE RELYING ON IT. USE OF THE WEBSITE AND THE CONTENT AVAILABLE ON THE WEBSITE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK.
(B) SEHGAL LAW PC MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES THAT USE OF THE WEBSITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE. YOU ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR TAKING ALL NECESSARY PRECAUTIONS TO ENSURE THAT ANY CONTENT YOU MAY OBTAIN FROM THE WEBSITE IS FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL CODE.
(C) TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, SEHGAL LAW PC DISCLAIMS ALL LIABILITY, WHETHER BASED IN CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE), STRICT LIABILITY OR OTHERWISE, AND FURTHER DISCLAIMS ALL LOSSES, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR SPECIAL DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF OR IN ANY WAY CONNECTED WITH ACCESS TO OR USE OF THE WEBSITE, THE CONTENT, OR THE GOODS OFFERED OR SOLD THROUGH THE WEBSITE, EVEN IF SEHGAL LAW PC HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.
(D) TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, SEHGAL LAW’S AGGREGATE LIABILITY TO YOU FOR ALL CLAIMS RELATING TO THE SERVICES SHALL IN NO EVENT EXCEED THE GREATER OF $500 OR THE AMOUNT PAID BY YOU TO ROCKET LAWYER FOR THE 12 MONTHS PRECEDING THE SERVICES IN QUESTION.
THE PARTIES EXPRESSLY AGREE AND ACKNOWLEDGE THAT THE FOREGOING DISCLAIMERS AND LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY FORM AN ESSENTIAL BASIS OF THE BARGAIN BETWEEN THE PARTIES.
11. Indemnity. By using our Service, you, on behalf of yourself and your heirs, executors, agents, representatives, and assigns, fully release, forever discharge, and hold Sehgal Law PC, its partners (including any third-party companies engaged by Sehgal Law PC to certain Services), its affiliates, and its respective officers, employees, directors and agents, harmless from any and all losses, damages, expenses, including reasonable attorneys' fees, rights, claims, and actions of any kind and injury (including death) arising out of or relating to your use of the Services. You agree that this release has been freely and voluntarily consented to and you confirm that you fully understand what you are agreeing to.
You agree to indemnify and hold Sehgal Law PC, its partners (including any third-party companies engaged by Rocket Lawyer to fulfill certain Services), its affiliates, and its respective officers, employees, directors and agent harmless from any and all losses, damages, expenses, including reasonable attorneys' fees, rights, claims, actions of any kind and injury (including death) arising out of any third party claims relating to your use of the Service, your violation of these Terms or your violation of any rights of another.
12. Binding Arbitration. Any and all disputes or disagreements rising between the parties out of this Agreement upon which an amicable understanding cannot be reached, shall be decided by binding arbitration in accordance with the procedural rules of the American Arbitration Association. The parties agree to be bound by the decision of the arbitrator(s). The arbitration proceeding shall take place in Los Angeles County, California, unless another location is mutually agreed to by the parties. The cost and expenses of the arbitrators shall be shared equally by the parties. Each party shall be responsible for its own costs and expenses in presenting the dispute for arbitration.
13. Acceptable Use of Communications Services. Our Services include a number of what are collectively called "Communications Services." These include services such as live chats, comment threads, blog posts, calendars, and other message services. You agree to use the Communications Services only to post, send, and receive messages or materials proper to and related to the particular Communication Service. When using a Communication Service, you agree that you will not do any of the following:
Defame, abuse, harass, stalk, threaten or otherwise violate the legal rights of others.
Publish, post, upload, distribute or disseminate any names, materials, or information that is considered inappropriate, profane, defamatory, infringing, obscene, indecent, or unlawful.
Create a false identity, represent yourself as someone else, or sign an agreement as someone else or on behalf of someone else or otherwise falsify or delete in an uploaded file any significant attributions or notices.
Upload files that contain software or other material protected either by intellectual property laws or by the rights of privacy or publicity except when
you own or control the necessary rights, or
you have received all necessary consents to do so.
Upload corrupted files, files that contain viruses, or any other files that may damage the operation of another's computer.
Advertise, offer to sell, or offer to buy anything for business purposes except to the limited extent any particular Communication Service expressly allows such activity.
Restrict or inhibit any other user from using and enjoying the Communications Services.
Harvest or otherwise collect any information about other users, either individually or in the aggregate, or about the Services generally.
Violate any code of conduct or other guidelines, which may be applicable for any particular Communication Service.
Violate any applicable laws or regulations.
Although Sehgal Law has no obligation to monitor the Communications Services, we reserve the right, in our own discretion, to review and remove materials posted to a Communication Service (in whole or in part), terminate or limit any user’s access to the Communications Services, or take other steps that we believe are appropriate to prevent abusive or unreasonably burdensome use of the Communications Services. Sehgal Law reserves the right to disclose any materials posted, information or activity as necessary to satisfy any applicable law, regulation, legal process, or governmental request.
15. Data Processing. Sehgal Law PC is a “Data Controller” when it processes personal data related to and/or received from our clients and ultimately takes responsibility for managing that data in compliance with applicable data privacy regulations. Consequently the obligation to enter into a “personal data processing agreement” does not apply to Sehgal Law PC and such agreements shall not be signed by us.
a. If any provision of this Agreement is held to be illegal, invalid or unenforceable, such provision shall be struck and the remaining provisions shall remain in full force.
b. Headings are for reference purposes only and in no way define, limit, construe or describe the scope or extent of such section.
e. Any cause of action or claim you may have with respect to this Agreement or the Website must be commenced within six (6) months after the claim or cause of action arises or such claim or cause of action shall be barred.
f. You may not assign or transfer your rights or obligations under this Agreement without the prior written consent of Sehgal Law PC, and any assignment or transfer in violation of this provision shall be null and void.
g. Sehgal Law PC reserves the right to seek all remedies available at law and in equity for violations of this Agreement and/or the rules and regulations set forth on the Website, including without limitation the right to block access from a particular internet address.
h. These Terms are governed by the law of California, U.S.A., unless preempted by U.S. Federal law, without regard to conflict of law rules.
18. Modifications. We may revise these Terms from time to time, and will always post the most current version on our website. By continuing to use or access the Services after the revisions come into effect, you agree to be bound by the revised Terms. We encourage users to periodically review the Terms to ensure that you understand them in their entirety.
19. Entire Agreement. These Terms constitute the entire agreement between you and Sehgal Law with respect to the subject matter of these Terms, and supersede and replace any other prior or contemporaneous agreements, or terms and conditions applicable to the subject matter of. These Terms. These Terms create no third-party beneficiary rights other than as specifically stated in section 2 of these Terms.
Sehgal Law PC provides a platform for legal information and self-help. The information provided by Sehgal Law PC along with the content of our Service related to legal matters ("Legal Information") is provided for your private use and does not constitute legal advice. Except as part of a Sehgal Law PC Legal Engagement (defined below), we do not review any information you provide us for legal accuracy or sufficiency, draw legal conclusions, provide opinions about your selection of forms, or apply the law to the facts of your situation. If you engage a Sehgal Law PC Attorney to provide legal advice, you will enter into a separate engagement that creates an attorney-client relationship between you Sehgal Law PC (“Legal Engagement”).
If you need legal advice for a specific problem, you should consult with a licensed attorney. Legal Information provided by Sehgal Law PC through its Service is not a substitute for legal advice from a qualified attorney licensed to practice in an appropriate jurisdiction. Communications between you and Sehgal Law PC may not be protected as privileged communications under the attorney-client privilege or work product doctrine.
Your use of the Services does not create an attorney-client relationship between you and Sehgal Law PC, or between you and any Sehgal Law PC employee or representative, unless you specifically enter into a Sehgal Law PC Legal Engagement. Unless you are otherwise represented by an attorney, you represent yourself in any legal matter you undertake through our Services.
USE OF BOOKING SERVICES (CONSULTATIONS). You may utilize our Services to have an initial consultation or other interaction with a Sehgal Law PC Attorney prior to formally entering into an attorney-client relationship; these initial consultations or interactions are intended to be a starting point for dealing with your legal matter and do not constitute legal advice or create an attorney-client relationship.
If you engage Sehgal Law PC to provide legal advice, you will enter into a separate engagement that creates an attorney-client relationship between you and Sehgal Law PC. Additional terms and conditions will apply in that situation and will be provided to you prior to entering into the Sehgal Law PC Legal Engagement. There is no attorney-client relationship formed, and Sehgal Law PC is under no duty to act as your lawyer, unless and until a Sehgal Law PC Legal Engagement is signed by both you and Sehgal Law PC. If there is any conflict between the Sehgal Law PC Legal Engagement and these Terms, the Sehgal Law PC Legal Engagement shall govern.
ATTORNEY ADVERTISING. This website, www.rsehgallaw.com ("Website"), is considered "advertising" as defined by § 6157(c) of the California Business Code. The information provided through the Services is offered purely for informational purposes. It is not intended to create or promote an attorney-client relationship and does not constitute and should not be relied upon as legal advice. The Services are not intended to seek professional employment in any state where lawyers in the firm are not admitted to practice, or in any state where these Services would not comply with applicable requirements concerning advertisements and solicitations. Reena Sehgal ("Attorney") is a licensed attorney in the State of California with the office located in Los Angeles, CA.
Due to frequent changes in the law, some of the information available through the Services may not reflect the current state of the law. Neither the Attorney nor Sehgal Law PC (“Law Firm”) is responsible for any errors or omissions in the content of the Website or for damages that arise from your use of the Services under any circumstances. No user of the Services should act or refrain from acting on the basis of any content included in the Services without first consulting a qualified attorney.
NO ATTORNEY-CLIENT RELATIONSHIP EXISTS. The use of this website, Services, and the sending or receipt of information does not create an attorney-client relationship between you and the Law Firm.
NO GUARANTEES. Any statement, testimonial, or endorsement contained herein does not constitute a guarantee, warranty, or prediction regarding the ultimate result or outcome of your legal matter. If any result of any legal matter is portrayed in this Website, please note that the result portrayed in the advertisement was dependent on the facts of that case, and that the result will differ if based on different facts.
While this website may be viewed from many locations, Sehgal Law PC does not claim to be licensed to practice in every jurisdiction. Other jurisdictions have laws and regulations that differ substantially from those in the jurisdictions where Sehgal Law PC does actively practice.
To the extent the state bar in your jurisdiction may require us to designate a principal office and an attorney responsible for this website, Sehgal Law PC, designates its website office location as 15260 Ventura Blvd., Suite 1200, Sherman Oaks CA 91403 and Reena Sehgal as the responsible attorney.
What personal information is collected through this website and how is it used?
User-supplied information: If you fill out the “contact” form on this website, we will ask you to provide some personal information (such as e-mail address, name, phone number and state). We only require that you provide an e-mail address on the contact form. Further, if chat is available through this site, you may be asked to provide information if you participate in an online chat. Please do not submit any confidential, proprietary or sensitive personally identifiable information (e.g. Social Security Number; date of birth; drivers license number; or credit card, bank account or other financial information) (collectively, "Sensitive Information"). If you submit any Sensitive Information, you do so at your own risk and we will not be liable to you or responsible for consequences of your submission.
Information that you provide to us through the contact form or an online chat will be used so that we may respond to your inquiry. We may also use information you provide to us to communicate with you in the future. If you do not wish to receive such communications, you may opt out (unsubscribe) as described below.
Web server logs: When you visit our website, we may track information about your visit and store that information in web server logs, which are records of the activities on our sites. The servers automatically capture and save the information electronically. Examples of the information we may collect include:
your unique Internet protocol address;
the name of your unique Internet service provider;
the town/city, county/state and country from which you access our website;
the kind of browser or computer you use;
the number of links you click within the site;
the date and time of your visit;
the web page from which you arrived to our site;
the pages you viewed on the site; and
certain searches/queries that you conducted via our website(s).
The information we collect in web server logs helps us administer the site, analyze its usage, protect the website and its content from inappropriate use and improve the user's experience.
Third-party Services: We may use services hosted by third parties, including Adobe Site Catalyst, to assist in providing our services and to help us understand the use of our site by our visitors. These services may collect information sent by your browser as part of a web page request, including your IP address or cookies. If these third-party services collect information, they do so anonymously and in the aggregate to provide information helpful to us such as website trends, without identifying individual visitors.
California Do Not Track: Our web services do not alter, change, or respond upon receiving Do Not Track (DNT) requests or signals in browsers. As described in more detail above, we track user activity using web server logs, cookies and similar technologies. Information collected in web server logs helps us analyze website usage and improve the user's experience. Cookies allow us to offer you a customized experience and present relevant advertising to you.
How is personal information protected?
We take certain appropriate security measures to help protect your personal information from accidental loss and from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. However, we cannot guarantee that unauthorized persons will always be unable to defeat our security measures.
Who has access to the information?
We will not sell, rent, or lease mailing lists or other user data to others, and we will not make your personal information available to any unaffiliated parties, except as follows:
to agents, website vendors and/or contractors who may use it on our behalf or in connection with their relationship with us;
if we are unable to assist with your matter, but know an unaffiliated attorney or firm that may be able to help you, we may refer you and share information you provided us with that party; and
as required by law, in a matter of public safety or policy, as needed in connection with the transfer of our business assets (for example, if we are acquired by another firm or if we are liquidated during bankruptcy proceedings), or if we believe in good faith that sharing the data is necessary to protect our rights or property.
How can I correct, amend or delete my personal information and/or opt out of future communications?
You may opt out of any future contacts from us at any time. Contact us via the phone number, contact form or mailing address on our website at any time to:
see what data we have about you, if any;
change/correct any data we have about you;
ask us to delete any data we have about you; and/or
opt out of future communications from us.