Terms of Service
Bench & Bar Experts, Inc. and BenchandBarExperts.com provide information on expert witnesses and related services to the legal industry and to the Internet community as a whole.
By using the information provided on BenchandBarExperts.com, you signify your agreement to these Terms and Conditions of Use.
Any visitor or user who does not fully, completely and unconditionally accept and agree to these Terms and Conditions of Use is not authorized to use or view any information contained in the BenchandBarExperts.com website.
Unless otherwise expressly stated, all materials, including photos, streaming audio and video, icons, databases, html and programming codes, images, metatags, designs, and written and other materials that are part of BenchandBarExperts.com are the copyrights, trademarks, trade dress and/or other intellectual properties owned, controlled or licensed by BenchandBarExperts.com.
Information contained on this website is not public domain but is the private proprietary property of BenchandBarExperts.com.
No material from BenchandBarExperts.com may be copied, distributed, modified, reproduced, republished, uploaded or transmitted in any way, unless it is otherwise expressly permitted by BenchandBarExperts.com.
One copy of the materials may be printed or downloaded on any single computer for your personal, non-commercial use only provided all copyright and BenchandBarExperts.com proprietary notices are included as indicated.
Use of expert witness curriculum vitae (CV), resume or other information on BenchandBarExperts.com without the expert’s express permission for desgination, or to gain a competitive advantage in litigation, is strictly prohibited.
Unauthorized reproduction of data, alteration of data or files, and any unauthorized attempt to access managerial areas of BenchandBarExperts.com is strictly prohibited.
Prohibition Against Solicitation of Expert Witnesses Listed
Visitors to BenchandBarExperts.com are invited to search for an expert witness and to evaluate the experience, background and qualifications of those expert witnesses for the visitor’s consultation, retention and/or designation.
Solicitation of any of the expert witnesses listed on BenchandBarExperts.com for any reason other than for consultation, retention or designation is strictly prohibited. This prohibition includes, but is not limited to, contacting those expert witnesses on BenchandBarExperts.com by phone, fax, writing or through the use of electronic mail, to solicit those experts for other directories, referral services, or similar marketing and advertising services or products.
Uploading Information as an Expert Witness Client
BenchandBarExperts.com provides the opportunity for expert witnesses, and others, to upload certain information onto the website.
As an expert witness who lists with BenchandBarExperts.com, by uploading or submitting any materials to us, for the term of your listing, you automatically grant (or warrant that the owner of such rights has expressly granted) to BenchandBarExperts.com royalty-free, irrevocable, non-exclusive right and license to use, publish, reproduce, modify, adapt or create derivative works from and distribute such materials or incorporate such materials into any form, medium, or technology now known or later developed.
References to Third Party Products or Services and Statements by Third Parties
Any reference made by BenchandBarExperts.com to any product, service or process (or provider of same) by hyperlink, trade name, trademark, or otherwise, does not constitute or imply an endorsement, recommendation, of favoring by BenchandBarExperts.com.
Any statements, opinions, advice, services, offers or other information expressed or made available by third parties, including expert witnesses, are those of the respective persons and do not necessarily reflect those of BenchandBarExperts.com.
Links to Other Websites and Services
BenchandBarExperts.com provides links to other websites and services. However, BenchandBarExperts.com does not control the availability and content of these outside services and resources. As such, any concerns regarding any such other website or service, linked to or from BenchandBarExperts.com, should be directed to that third party.
Limit of Liability
Under no circumstances shall BenchandBarExperts.com be liable for any special or consequential damages that may result from the use, or inability to use, the materials, information, or resources on BenchandBarExperts.com.
Complete Agreement/Choice of Law/Venue
This is the entire agreement between us relating to the terms and conditions of the use of BenchandBarExperts.com. If any provision of these terms shall be deemed unlawful, void, or for any reason unenforceable, it shall be severable, and will not affect the validity of the remaining provisions.
This agreement cannot be modified except by a subsequent writing, which must be signed by both parties.
This agreement shall be construed in accordance with Florida law.
You agree that any action arising out of the terms or the use of BenchandBarExperts.com shall be filed in the state or federal courts located in Florida, and you hereby consent and submit to the personal jurisdiction of such courts of the purposes of litigating any such action.