Terms of Use

The content summarizes legal developments for general information purposes only. The information appearing on the web site does not constitute legal advice as to any visitor's particular situation. The law as applied to your particular facts and circumstances may differ from jurisdiction to jurisdiction. You should not rely on the information on this web site in evaluating your own particular situation.

Legal advice and opinions are provided by Widett and McCarthy, P.C. (the "Firm") only upon engagement with a client and with respect to a particular set of facts. Viewing the information on this web site or contacting the Firm by e-mail or otherwise does not create an attorney-client relationship between you and this Firm until such time as a formal engagement is undertaken by the Firm.

The information appearing on this web site may be considered advertising under the Rules of the Supreme Judicial Court of Massachusetts.

Communications sent through the web site by e-mail, such as inquiries, data, comments, suggestions, are not confidential and are not proprietary. Such communications are the exclusive property of the Firm. Therefore, any data, inquiry, comment, suggestion, know-how or idea you send through the web site may be used or disclosed by the Firm for any purpose, without restriction or compensation to the sender, including improving the web site, or for marketing (except as set forth in our Privacy Statement).

Therefore, you should not send us any confidential, privileged or sensitive information until after a formal engagement is entered into between you and the Firm. Before e-mailing or sending any privileged, sensitive or confidential information, you should contact Widett and McCarthy to arrange appropriate measures.

Communication you send to us by e-mail may also be intercepted by third parties who may be under no obligation to keep such communication confidential.

The Firm provides links on the web site as a courtesy to you. In providing links, the Firm does not endorse the linked organization or site and has no control over the linked site. The Firm is not responsible for any loss or damage arising in any way from your use of any hypertext link on the web site. You should review the terms of use on any linked site before using that site.

The information on the web site is the property of the Firm. The web site and the information on the web site may not be used or displayed, or referred to or quoted in any other publication or proceeding, without the prior written permission of the Firm. The information on the web site is protected from unauthorized copying and dissemination by United States copyright law, trademark law, international conventions, and other intellectual property laws. The grant of access to the web site should not be construed as the grant of any express or implied license, right or permission to use this web site or any information on this web site.

Provided you comply with these Terms, you are authorized by the Firm to view the web site and print one copy of the web site for your own lawful, personal, noncommercial use. Any copy made of the web site must include all copyright, trademark and other intellectual property notices contained in such information on the web site. No changes may be made to the information in the printed copy.

The Firm reserves the right, in its absolute discretion, to reject any requests for such information or materials, or to discontinue the provision of such information or materials to any person, for any reason whatsoever.

Widett and McCarthy does not accept any responsibility whatsoever for any loss or damage arising in any way from the downloading from the web site or any use of the information on the web site.


Privacy Statement

This Privacy Statement informs web site visitors of our policies and practices regarding information provided by visitors to the web site.

Web site visitors have the opportunity to send email inquiries through the web site to ask questions, inquire about legal services, request information and make comments. These inquiries may be sent directly to lawyers or other professionals within the Firm for review and response, at their discretion. When you visit the web site, we may from time to time collect information you provide in your inquiries, such as your name, your postal and email address, your telephone number, your inquiry and any comments or other data you provide to the web site. The information we collect is used to improve the content of the web site and may be used by us to contact you, by telephone or mail, to provide you with information we believe may be useful to you.

We do not sell or knowingly disclose any of the information we receive from you to any third parties. We will use it only for our own internal purposes and, where appropriate, to contact you directly.

If at any time you don't wish us to contact you using the information we have collected, or if you have any questions or comments regarding our Privacy Statement, please contact us by telephone, snail mail, or email at the addresses or number provided below.

Widett and McCarthy, P.C.
1075 Washington Street
West Newton, Massachusetts 02465

Telephone: 617.964.5559
Facsimile: 617.964.5529

E-Mail: mmccarthy@widettandmccarthy.com