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General information and NOT legal advice: The information provided on this website is general information and not specific legal advice. The purpose of this website and the information provided is to assist you in learning about our firm, the services we provide, and the general business and legal information. The information provided on this website is NOT legal advice, and is subject to change without notice. Children under 18 years of age are prohibited from using this website or our services.
This website is NOT intended as Attorney Advertising: Let’s be clear. This site or the information provided is NOT intended to constitute attorney advertising! It’s possible that some states may misconstrue or otherwise view this website as attorney advertising. To you, and all users, we affirm that the sole purpose of this website and our intent for visitor use is to provide general information only. As noted in the disclaimer on each page of the website, and all interactions with visitors to the website, the use of materials provided does NOT create an attorney-client relationship. The attorney-client relationship is only created upon receipt of a signed retainer agreement and your compliance with the agreement. It is unethical for any attorney to guarantee results. We offer no guarantee of success on any legal work or services provided. If any attorney ever guarantees you will, walk away!
Bar Admission: Robert G. Schrader, Esq. is an active member of the Florida Bar in good standing since 1987. He is also admitted to practice before the Court of International Trade, and all licensing credentials are available on the Resume page. He has practiced remotely since 1999, and practices law only where licensed to do so, where permitted to do so because the advice rendered is on issues of Federal law, and where permitted by multi-jurisdictional practice rules, such as American Bar Association Model Rule 5.5 and state bar rules modeled on American Bar Association Model Rule 5.5. If we are contacted by potential clients seeking legal services in jurisdictions where we are not permitted by these or other means to practice law, we will decline to provide legal representation. We do not seek to represent any client based solely on use of this website or advertising, nor if doing so does not comply with applicable local laws and rules. Accessing this website from physical locations outside jurisdictions in where we are permitted to practice law is inadvertent and unavoidable due to the very nature of the Internet. Any such inadvertent and unavoidable access is NOT intended as attempts to advertise or establish a systematic and continuous presence in any jurisdiction in which we are not permitted to practice law. He is not a member of the NH Bar and does not represent clients in NH law matters pursuant to NH Rule of Professional Conduct 5.5(d), and notes.
Business Consulting: The business and consulting services offered through Creative Commercial Solutions, Inc. are NOT legal services and are not bound by any physical restrictions. Only services rendered pursuant to a signed attorney-client retainer agreement are considered legal services. Consulting services consisting of non-legal advice, are provided through consulting contracts that clearly state do not include specific legal advice.
Intellectual Property: You specifically agree that you will not upload, post or otherwise make available through this website or email any intellectual property such as artwork, photos or other protected Intellectual Property ( collectively “IP”) that is protected by copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret or governed by a Non-Disclosure Agreement or other legal right without the express written permission of the owner of such rights. In the event of any claim of infringement or other violation of intellectual property rights, the burden of establishing the IP is not protected is your sole responsibility. You agree that you are liable for any damage resulting from any infringement of copyrights, trademarks, or other legal rights, or any other harm resulting from your submission. For all IP you submit to this website, you agree that you automatically represent and warrant that you possess the authority to use and distribute the IP and the use or display of the IP does not violate any law, rule, regulation or rights of others.
We make no claim to any intellectual property rights to the IP you may provide to our website. You shall retain any intellectual property rights you legally hold to any content provided. You retain all ownership to any IP you submit to the extent you possess such legal rights; however, you specifically grant Robert G. Schrader, Esq. and Creative Commercial Solutions, Inc. a worldwide, nonexclusive, irrevocable license to display any IP you provide for business development and marketing purposes only. By using this website, you acknowledge understanding and agree to hold harmless and indemnify Robert G. Schrader and Creative Commercial Solutions, Inc. from and against any claims, liabilities and expenses arising from any potential or actual intellectual property right infringement, misappropriation or other claim against you or us.
What we say about others: Any links, emails or references to unrelated businesses provided on this site, blog posts or our newsletter are provided solely for your convenience. You acknowledge and agree that we are liable for the accuracy, content, policies, or functionality of third party websites, apps or resources. Any links, emails or references to any other websites, apps, or resources does not imply any endorsement by or affiliation with Robert G. Schrader, Esq. or Creative Commercial Solutions, Inc. You are solely responsibility for and assume all risk from using of any such websites, apps, or resources. Spamming, the unsolicited broadcasts of email addresses or links in this website, is prohibited and unauthorized.
This site does not provide legal advice! Any information we provide on the website is intended for educational and informational purposes only. We do not provide legal advice through the website, products, blog posts, newsletters or other services offered. If you require legal advice, you consult an attorney licensed in your jurisdiction. Your use of the website, products, blog posts, newsletters, or other services offered does not establish an attorney-client relationship.
Only our confirmation that we can represent you in a matter and receipt of a signed retainer agreement and your compliance with its terms creates the attorney-client relationship. We reserve the right to refuse service to you, without explanation. Additionally, we may decline to provide legal service if there is a conflict of interest with existing clients, unless both a conflict waiver is agreed and signed by the client and you. The scope of legal services to be performed is set forth in the signed retainer agreement prior to our providing any legal services. Our representation does not include any services expressly excluded or otherwise beyond the scope of the written retainer agreement. These terms and conditions do not apply to any preexisting attorney-client relationship you have with us in addition to your use of this website. Any communications and matters already covered by a valid retainer agreement are governed by the terms of the retainer agreement and applicable Florida Bar Rules of Professional Conduct.
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Limitation of Liability: You agree that under no circumstances shall we be liable for direct, indirect, incidental, consequential, special, punitive, exemplary, or any other damages arising out of your use of this website or any services or products offered. We are not liable for damages in connection with (i) any failure of performance, error, omission, denial of service, attack, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, computer virus or system failure; (ii) loss of revenue, anticipated profits, business, savings, goodwill or data; and (iii) any third party theft, destruction, unauthorized access, alteration, or use of your information or property, regardless of our negligence, gross negligence, failure of an essential purpose and whether any liability arises based on negligence, contract, tort, or any theory of legal liability. This applies regardless of whether we were advised of the possibility or could reasonably foresee any damages claimed. For claims in any states that do not allow the exclusion or limitation of liability for the damages, you expressly agree our liability is limited fully under applicable law. In no event shall Robert G. Schrader, Esq. or Creative Commercial Solutions, Inc.’s cumulative liability exceed the total purchase price of the product or service purchased from this website or Creative Commercial Solutions, Inc. In the event of a claim involving no actual purchase by you, our cumulative liability shall not exceed $100.
Indemnification: By using our website, services or products, you specifically agree to indemnify and hold us harmless for any losses, damages, settlements, liabilities, costs, charges, assessments and expenses, third party claims or causes of action, claims or awards of attorneys’ fees, arising out of any breach by you of any of these Terms and Conditions or any use by you of this website, products or services. You agree to fully cooperate and provide us with any assistance, information, documents, records and reasonable access to you as we deem necessary, without compensation of any type, that we determine in our sole discretion necessary to defend any claims. You acknowledge and agree that you shall not settle any claim or waive any defense related to us, use of this website or our services or products without our prior written consent.
Our Intellectual Property: This website and any services or products constitute intellectual property owned by Creative Commercial Solutions, Inc., including, inter alia, logos of Creative Commercial Solutions, Inc. or Robert G. Schrader, Esq. or Bob Schrader, designs, text, graphics, identified original images, and other files, plus their arrangement and display known as the “look and feel,” trademarks, trade dress, copyrights, proprietary information and other intellectual property. You shall not publish or transmit, modify, participate in the transfer or sale of, create derivative works, distribute, display, reproduce or perform, or in any way exploit for commercial benefit any content of this website, products or services without our prior written consent. We will immediately remove you from any product or service subscribed to without refund if you violate our intellectual property policy.
Robert G. Schrader, Esq.
Creative Commercial Solutions Incorporated
PO Box 397
North Conway, NH 03860
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Availability and Acts of God: In the event that access to this website, services or products are not available or delayed in any manner, or performance by us is prevented or delayed by any Act of God, natural or man-made disaster, major storm, terrorist acts, power or internet outages caused by any means, or any other reason beyond our control, you specifically agree to waive any claims against us for any delay or failure to provide access to this website, services or products.
Updated: October 2017