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Farina and Associates, Ltd., is proud to offer this Web site of information and opinion by the author/s in the attached articles (hereinafter referred to as "Materials").

Any use of the Materials on the Web site, including but not limited to reading, printing, downloading, or linking to, or in any other way using the Materials, indicates that you agree to the conditions below. If you do not agree to all these conditions, you may not read or otherwise use these Materials.

  1. 1. Copyright and Content Use

    Farina and Associates, Ltd. reserves all rights, worldwide, of the Materials on this Web site. We reserve the right to add to, modify or delete from the Materials on this Web site at any time, with no obligation to notify any who might use or reference them.

    The information is protected under the copyright laws of the USA and other countries. All documents, text, images, graphics, files, special reports, newsletter and other information ("Content") posted on the Farina-Associates.com web site are owned by Farina and Associates, Ltd., or are provided with permission of their owner.

    You may access the Content solely for your personal, noncommercial use. You may download or print a copy of portions of the Content, provided any copy retains all applicable copyright notices. All other rights, title, and interest to the Content are expressly reserved by Farina and Associates, Ltd. & Farina-Associates.com

    No further permission has been granted to print, reproduce, copy, transmit, upload, distribute, store, display in public, alter, modify, or make public or commercial use of, in any form, the information or content. You shall indemnify and hold Farina and Associates, Ltd. harmless against any liability (including reasonable attorney’s fees) arising from or related to your use of the Farina-Associates.com website or your failure to comply with these terms of use.

    Any unauthorized downloading, re-transmission, or other copying or modification of trademarks and/or the contents of the Site may be a violation of any federal or other law that may apply to trademarks and/or copyrights and could subject the copier to legal action. You agree not to disturb the normal operation of this Site, not to infringe the integrity of this Site by hacking, altering the information contained in this Site, not to prevent or limit access to this Site to other users, or otherwise.

  2. 2. Privacy Policy & Web Site Information Collection

    Farina and Associates, Ltd., Inc. ("Farina-Associates.com") is committed to protecting the privacy and security of your personal information and does not sell, rent, or trade personal information you provide to us through this web site. This policy applies only to the Farina-Associates.com web site and not to other web sites to which we provide links. "Personal Information" is information that would allow someone to identify or contact you, including, for example, your full name, address, telephone number, or e-mail address.

    Information is collected in two ways, directly and indirectly. We directly collect personal information from you when you submit an online form, download a file or send an e-mail to us. If we collect personal information from you at any other time on our site, you will be informed that personal information is being collected and it is always optional. From time to time, Farina-Associates.com may contact users regarding news or promotional offers. All such communications will only occur with users who have previously approved them.

    Persons who supply us with their e-mail addresses or any other personal contact information online may receive e-mail or telephone contact from us for assistance. Personal information is used only by Farina and Associates, Ltd., Inc. You must assume that any communication over the Internet is not confidential, subject to possible interception or loss, and is also subject to possible alteration. You should not send any confidential, proprietary or sensitive information via this medium unless you have obtained prior assurance that your information is protected.

    Site usage information is collected indirectly from all visitors when their browser requests one of our web site pages. At that time, the specific information, such as time, date, browser type, and IP address may be collected. This data is used to identify usage patterns to help us tailor content toward your needs. We reserve the right to share aggregate usage data with third-parties.

    Farina and Associates, Ltd., Inc. reserves the right to disclose personal information in accordance with applicable laws and government requests. Farina and Associates, Ltd., Inc. will attempt to obtain permission of the individual prior to disclosing personal information.

    By accessing this web site, you consent to the collection, usage, and storage of your personal information by us in the manner described above. If you have questions regarding this Privacy Policy, please contact us. Farina and Associates, Ltd., Inc. reserves the right to amend this policy at any time by posting those amendments on our web site.

  3. 3. Disclaimer & Linking Policy

    The author of the Materials contained on this Web site and any linked page is not an attorney, and none of the Materials contained herein should be considered as legal advice. The general statements made on this Web site and any linked pages are not substitutes for legal and/or professional security advice on specific situations or issues.

    Farina-Associates.com is not responsible for the content or accuracy of any third-party linked site that is not owned by Farina and Associates, Ltd., Inc., or for any other links contained in such third-party sites. We provide links to other web sites for your convenience only and for informational purposes. The inclusion of any link to a site not owned by Farina and Associates, Ltd., Inc. is not an endorsement by Farina-Associates.com of the site or its contents and does not suggest that the opinions expressed on a third-party site are representative of the views or opinions of Farina-Associates.com.

    Farina and Associates, Ltd., Inc. assumes no responsibility for any links to the Farina-Associates.com web site from another party's web site. You may post a link to any portion of the Farina-Associates.com web site without written permission as long as Farina-Associates.com is portrayed in a positive manner. Any such links must not use framing techniques or in any way represent the Farina-Associates.com web site or its content as being connected with your organization. In addition, you may not use any meta tags or hidden text in your web site that uses the Farina-Associates.com name or the names of any Farina and Associates, Ltd., Inc., programs and services. No permission is granted for you to use Farina-Associates.com 's logo, icons, or content. You must obtain prior written permission to post additional graphic or textual material along with your link to Farina-Associates.com web site.

    We do not assume, and hereby specifically disclaim, any and all liability to any person or entity with respect to any loss, damage, personal injury or death alleged to have been caused by any error or omission contained herein, or by any use of any of the information or Materials contained on this Web site or any linked pages. Your use of the Farina-Associates.com web site is at your own risk.

  4. 4. Children's Online Privacy Protection

    Farina and Associates, Ltd., Inc. is committed to protecting children's privacy online. Our web site is not intentionally designed for or directed at children. In accordance with the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998 (COPPA), Farina-Associates.com will not intentionally collect or maintain information about anyone under 13 years of age.

  5. 5. Disputes

    All disputes and legal questions concerning this Web site and these Materials shall be resolved under the laws of the State of Texas (USA), and venue and jurisdiction for any claims or disputes arising out of or relating thereto shall lie in Bexar County. Texas (USA). Nothing herein shall be construed to violate any law or ordinance. If any clause is found to violate any law or ordinance in any jurisdiction, then it is struck with respect to that jurisdiction, and all other clauses shall continue in force.

  6. 6. Restrictions.

    Nothing on this Web site or any linked page shall constitute advertising, or an offer to perform services in any country, state or political subdivision where such advertising or services are regulated or require specific licensing or registration. No Materials on this Web site or any linked page may be used anywhere such use is prohibited or taxed. Farina and Associates, Ltd. reserves the right at any time to revoke any permission granted by this agreement, either for a specific instance or generally.

  7. 7. Limitation of Liability

    In no event shall Farina and Associates, Ltd., Inc. be liable to any party as a result of use of the Farina-Associates.com web site for any direct, indirect, special, incidental, or consequential damages (including, without limitation, damages for lost profits, lost data, or business interruption), whether based on warranty, contract, negligence, tort, or any other legal theory, even if Farina and Associates, Ltd., Inc. has been advised of the possibility of such damages.

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