1. Who May Use This Site.
You are not AFFC Law's client. This website gives you information, not legal advice. We do not warrant or guarantee that the information on this website is accurate or up-to-date. When you use this site, you do so at your own risk.
Because this website is not a lawyer, it cannot:
■ Give you advice, opinions, or recommendations about your rights or your case
■ Apply the law to the facts of your case
■ Make conclusions about your case
■ Tell you if your answers are legally sufficient
■ Tell you about possible defenses, choices, or outcomes, or
■ Choose or review your court forms.
For legal advice about your case, you should see a lawyer or consult our office for legal assistance. Documents created using this website may require consultation with a lawyer prior to signing or filing.
By using this website, you agree that:
■ You will not detrimentally rely on any information received from this website,
■ You do not have the right to make a claim that you were harmed because you used this website
■ Use of this website does not create any attorney-client relationship or any other fiduciary relationship between you and the Provider, and
■ To use this website in accordance with the laws of South Carolina.
2. Who May Use This Site.
To use any part of this website, you must be:
■ 18 or older, and
■ Legally able to agree to the terms of using this website or use the website with a guardian or other representative who is able to legally agree to the terms of using this website.
You may use this site if you:
■ Use it only for your own legal problem,
■ Do not let anyone else use your account,
3. No Illegal Activity.
AFFC Law may investigate complaints and reported violations. If we suspect illegal or inappropriate activity, we may report it to law enforcement officials, regulators, or other parties. We may disclose user information of anyone or any entity involved in that activity, including: user profiles, e-mail addresses, usage history, posted materials, IP addresses, and traffic information.
You must not use this site in any way that U.S. law, or the laws of South Carolina define as illegal.
Do not use this website to:
■ Upload content that is illegal, harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, invasive of someone’s privacy, hateful, or racially, ethnically objectionable, or wrongful in some other way
■ Harm a child in any way
■ Misrepresent your affiliation with a person or agency or impersonate a person or agency, including AFFC Law or its staff
■ Upload content that you do not have a right to transmit, including information from fiduciary relationships, such as inside information, proprietary and confidential information learned or disclosed as part of employment relationships or under nondisclosure agreements
■ Upload content that infringes, misappropriates, or in any way violates a party’s patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright or other proprietary rights
■ Stalk or harass someone
■ Use any function of this website to collect or store personal data about other users unless AFFC Law and the user(s) have authorized you to do so.
4. AFFC Law's Ownership Rights.
This website is protected by copyrights, trademarks, trade dress, service marks, patents and other proprietary rights and laws. AFFC Law alone owns its copyrights to this site’s layout, graphics, navigation design, source code, the collective and compiled copyrights in its databases, and all other content created by AFFC Law employees, contractors, consultants, and contributors to this site.
Using this site gives you NO rights or license of any kind to this website, its software, or its content. You may not use AFFC Law's trademarks, service marks, or trade dress in any way, including in:
■ Services or products not owned by AFFC Law,
■ A way that causes confusion or implies that AFFC Law sponsors, endorses, or is connected to your own activities, products, or services,
■ Hidden or embedded text in web pages, or
■ A way that is critical of AFFC Law or this website.
5. Follow AFFC Law's Rules.
To use this site you must follow these Terms unless you get AFFC Law's express written permission to do otherwise.
■ Upload unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, promotional materials, junk mail, spam, chain letters, pyramid schemes, or other form of solicitation, except in areas designated for that purpose
■ Upload material that contains software viruses or any other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software, hardware, or telecommunications equipment
■ Interfere with this website or the servers and networks connected to this site
■Disobey any requirement, procedure, policy or regulation of a network connected to this site
You must not use any part of this site, its content, or its underlying programs to:
■ Decompile, extract or disassemble our source code
■ Copy, change, reproduce, republish, distribute, display, or transmit for commercial, non-profit or public purposes any part of this site, its content or its software, except as allowed by other terms of this agreement
■ Rent, lease, loan, sell, sublicense, or create derivative works from this site, except as allowed by the terms of this agreement
■ Use software or other method to monitor or copy our site or software
■ Determine the site architecture or extract information about usage, users, or their identities
■ Use, export, or re-export any part of this website or its content in violation of U.S. export control laws
You must not use any material owned by AFFC Law or licensed to AFFC Law by a third party for any use, especially not for any commercial use. This includes:
■ Text, forms, documents, images, graphics, logos, or button icons
■Any other material or information you get from a AFFC Law's contributors
■ Other content or copyright material owned by AFFC Law or a AFFC Law contributor
■ Any AFFC Law trademark, service mark, or logo
AFFC Law takes reasonable steps to keep your information confidential. Warning! Other people involved in your case may be able to use the legal system to access the information you provide at this site.
8. Closing Your Account.
■ Delete any answer files saved to this site, and
■ Close your account at this site.
You may also have your registration information deleted from our database by contacting: firstname.lastname@example.org. Send your request from the email address you used to register.
AFFC Law may terminate or suspend your license to this website at any time for any reason, without notice to you.
AFFC Law may also close this website at any time for any reason, without notice to you.
Links to other websites
This website may list links to other websites. We do this for your convenience only. When you click on a link to other websites, you leave this website. Those links are not a recommendation or approval of those sites or their owners and those websites are not under AFFC Law's control. We are not responsible for those websites, the information, services or products they may offer, or any loss or damage you may have at those sites.
Links to this website
Unless you have our written permission to do so, you may not link to this website from another website. If we give you permission to link to this site, we may cancel that permission at any time.
10. No Technical Support.
We do not provide support to users of this site and we may not respond to user comments, but we appreciate you telling us about any errors or problems with the site.
When you use this website, you do so at your own risk. AFFC Law does not provide support to users of this site. This website is provided to you “as is, and as available.”
AFFC Law does not guarantee or warrant this site or its content to be always available, correct, up-to-date, reliable, free of viruses or other defects, or that any problems or inaccuracies will be corrected.
AFFC Law is not responsible for any loss, injury, claim, liability, or damage related to:
■ The hardware or software you use to access this site,
■ Your use of this site or its content for any purpose, including related to legal advice,
■ Any errors or omissions in the content at this site or other sites you are directed to from this site, or
■ The unavailability of this site or its content.
AFFC Law makes no guarantee that any material on this site is
■ Suitable for any special purpose, or
■ Free of any claim of ownership by a third party.
PROVIDER DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, TITLE, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT.
Legal Claims and Procedures
12. Limited Liability.
BY YOUR USE OF THIS WEBSITE, YOU AGREE TO WAIVE ANY AND ALL CLAIMS RELATING TO THE USE OF THE WEBSITE OR ITS CONTENT, WHETHER SUCH CLAIMS ARE AGAINST AFFC Law OR ANY OTHER PERSON WHO HAS SUPPLIED CONTENT TO THE WEBSITE. UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES AND UNDER NO LEGAL THEORY SHALL AFFC Law OR ANY OTHER PARTY INVOLVED IN CREATING, PRODUCING, OR DELIVERING THE WEBSITE BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANY OTHER PERSON FOR ANY SPECIAL, DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, PUNITIVE OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OF ANY KIND WHATSOEVER (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ATTORNEYS' FEES) IN ANY WAY DUE TO, RESULTING FROM, OR ARISING IN CONNECTION FROM, YOUR ACCESS TO, USE OF, OR INABILITY TO USE, THIS WEBSITE. TO THE EXTENT THE FOREGOING LIMITATION OF LIABILITY IS PROHIBITED OR FAILS OF ITS ESSENTIAL PURPOSE, THE SOLE OBLIGATION OF AFFC Law OR ANY OTHER PERSON WHO HAS SUPPLIED CONTENT TO THE WEBSITE TO YOU FOR DAMAGES SHALL BE LIMITED TO $100.00.
You agree to indemnify and hold harmless AFFC Law and any third party providing content to this website from any and all claims, losses, expenses, damages and costs, including but not limited to reasonable attorneys' fees, arising as a result of your use of this website.
Any claims made related to this website must be settled in South Carolina by binding arbitration. Each side will pay for its own costs, including attorney fees and costs. If you go to arbitration, your claim will be decided by one arbitrator who is knowledgeable about computer and Internet law.
The arbitrator’s award will be binding and conclusive, and a judgment on any award may be entered in any court having jurisdiction. The arbitrator may not award punitive damages.
16. Enforcing of AFFC Law's Rights.
■ Have the right to non-monetary relief, including a court order requiring you to stop or to perform any relief a court may impose, and
■ Not have to post any bond or other security.
■ All other parts of this agreement are valid,
■ The intended meaning of the invalidated part will be replaced with language that closely matches AFFC Law's original intent, and
■ This agreement remains valid.
Even if a term of this agreement goes unenforced, AFFC Law does not waive any part of this agreement, unless it does so in writing.
19. Confidentiality and Attorney-Client Privilege.
When you use this website, you do not have an attorney-client relationship or other fiduciary relationship with AFFC Law.
■ AFFC Law cannot guarantee that your information will be protected from your adversaries.