Legal Disclaimer

Requirements to Use this Web Site
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Acceptable Use
Acceptable use of this web site is one that complies with this legal disclaimer, our copyright policy, privacy policy and any other statement issued or posted on this web site.

Information

Contained In This Web Site
All pages, documents, files, texts, logos, and materials (as defined by our copyright policy) are considered ‘information’ for purposes of this legal disclaimer. All information contained in this web site is copyrighted and/or protected by law according to our copyright policy. There is no explicit or implicit warranty or guarantee that the information contained in this web site is correct, complete, or up-to-date. Various pages on this web site contain links to other web pages or resources on the Internet. Our firm cannot be held responsible or liable in any way for any link leaving our web site, errors, misstatements, or for any misunderstanding on the visitors’ part.

Purpose
This web site is owned by our firm, and it has been designed and hosted by a third party for which our firm is not to be held liable or responsible. This web site is published as an informational service by the firm. Moreover, this web site is provided in an ‘as is’ basis, all visitors are cautioned to use this web site and all information at their own risk. 



Legal Advice & Attorney Client Relationship
This web site does not constitute legal advice nor does it necessarily reflect the opinions of our firm or any of its partners, associates, professionals, attorneys, members, staff or clients. If you have a legal problem, you should seek the advice of a lawyer knowledgeable in the field concerning your problem or inquiry. Proper answers to your legal problems will only come as a result of an analysis of your particular circumstances; hence, you need to have appropriate legal advice tailored to those circumstances. This web site is provided for informational purposes only, under any circumstance is any of the features or content of this web site, legal advice. The use of the information, content or features set out in this web site should not be taken as establishing any form of contract with our firm or any form of attorney-client relationship between our firm and visitors. Visitors should not act or rely on any information in this web site without seeking the tailored advice of an attorney.



Warranties or Guarantees
Our firm provides no warranties or guarantees of any kind whether express or implied on this web site or the products or services offered through it, except where expressly and in written form specified by our firm and in such case, limited to the terms and conditions expressly stated in written form by our firm.

Communications, Transmissions, and Information
Please remember that internet connections and transmissions, e-mail messages, regular mail letters, faxes and phone communications are not secure, hence visitors should communicate with us sensitive or confidential material taking all the necessary precautions to ensure the security of the communication. Visitors agree that our firm cannot be held responsible for any unavailability of our web site, security breaches, or communications/information being lost, misdirected or misused, partially or totally, due to lack of security in the communication methods.



Ethical Obligations
In some jurisdictions, this web site may be considered advertising. Please note that under governing applicable law, we have complied with all foreseeable laws and regulations, or directives as of the date this web site has been launched and publicized. The hiring of a lawyer is an important decision that should not be based solely upon written information about qualifications and experience. Before you make such a decision, we would be pleased to send visitors, at no charge, written information about our qualifications and experience, and further information about our services and visitors’ specific matter (s). 



Availability
We have taken measures to try and ensure availability of our web site 99% of the time. However actual availability and quality may vary. Our web site is available to visitors only when the minimum requirements are met. Our web site’s availability is subject to transmission limitations, network status, load and availability and other technical conditions. Availability may be temporarily refused, limited, interrupted, or curtailed as necessary by our firm at its own discretion and will.

Limitation of Liability
Visitors agree that in no way or under any circumstances shall our firm, may be held responsible or liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, accidental, special or consequential damages that result from the use or the inability to use this web site and its contents, or the performance of the information, services, products and materials referenced on this web site, even if we have been advised of the possibility of such damages. Applicable law may not allow the limitation or exclusion of liability or incidental, accidental, special or consequential damages, so the above limitation may not apply to you. Under some circumstances, and under applicable law our liability shall be limited to the minimum permitted by applicable law or five hundred colons currency of Costa Rica.

Offices, Affiliates & Third Parties
Attorneys with our firm are registered to practice law in Costa Rica or in other countries where specifically stated. Our firm has set up various offices which must be taken only as correspondence offices (offices dedicated only to receive and send correspondence, not to render legal services) and not as full service offices (offices rendering legal services and offering counsel) unless otherwise stated in writing as such by our firm. Our firm has created affiliations with other firms and professionals around the world to be able to provide an array of services and products. However, visitors agree that our firm is not be held responsible or liable for any incidental, consequential, punitive or other damages or a loss of anticipated benefits or profits, resulting from, related to or arising out of any service or product contracted through our firm rendered by our affiliates or correspondents, their actions or lack of actions.

Governing Law
For legal purposes and requirements, the governing applicable law and jurisdiction for this statement/agreement, this web site, and our firm, its partners, associates, professionals, members, staff, and affiliates, this statement/agreement’s validity, construction and performance is Costa Rican law and international laws and treaties legally approved by the Costa Rican Government and the local court system of the city of San José, first judicial circuit, province of San José, Republic of Costa Rica. Our firm, its partners, associates, professionals, members and staff hereby waive any other laws and jurisdictions other than the one specified above. Visitors waive any other laws and jurisdictions other than the one specified above. This statement is made for liability and notification purposes of our firm, its partners, associates, professionals, members, staff and visitors. Any law or jurisdiction other than the one specified above is inapplicable.