Terms of Use

PLEASE READ THESE TERMS CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THIS WEB SITE.  This web site is provided for your information, and we hope you enjoy using it. Your use of this web site constitutes your agreement with the Baker Group LLP to be bound by, and to act in accordance with, these terms of use (the “Terms of Use”) and the Baker Group Privacy Policy.  If you do not agree to these Terms of Use and the Privacy Policy, please do not use this web site. 

1. Continuing Agreement

We may change or revise these Terms of Use from time to time by updating this posting, so please visit this area each time you visit the web site to keep up to date with the current Terms of Use governing your use of the web site. Your continued use of the web site after the change reaffirms your continuing agreement to the then-current Terms of Use.

2. Use of Site and Site Materials

You have a non-exclusive, nontransferable, limited and revocable right to use this web site solely for personal purposes.  The Baker Group owns the copyright for all of the material on the web site or has a right to use such material. The Baker Group also owns or has a right to use all trademarks, service marks, and trade names used on this web site. No part of the web site may be copied, reproduced, republished, uploaded, posted, transmitted, or distributed in any way without the express permission of the Baker Group. Any unauthorized use or modification of the materials on this web site is a violation of the Baker Group’s copyright and other proprietary rights. The use of any such material on any other web site or computer network without the Baker Group’s written consent is strictly prohibited. Your use of the trademarks, service marks and trade names on this web site in any manner other than as authorized in these Terms of Use, or as authorized in writing by the Baker Group, is strictly prohibited.

3. Privacy

For information on how the Baker Group uses and protects the personal information you may provide on this web site, read our Privacy Policy.

4. Submissions/Postings

You represent that all comments, suggestions, graphics, ideas (including product and advertising ideas), and other information or materials you submit through this web site (“Submissions”) do not violate the intellectual property or proprietary rights of any third party and you have the right to post the Submissions to or through the web site.  You acknowledge that all Submissions will become and remain the exclusive property of the Baker Group, including any future rights associated with such submissions, even if these Terms of Use are later modified or terminated. This means that you disclaim any proprietary rights in such submissions, and you acknowledge the Baker Group’s unrestricted right to use them (or materials or ideas similar to them) in any medium, now and in the future, without notice, compensation or other obligation to you or any other person. It also means the Baker Group has no obligation to keep your submissions confidential.

The Baker Group may from time to time monitor or review Submissions. However, the Baker Group is under no obligation to do so and assumes no responsibility or liability arising from the content of any such Submissions or for any error, defamation, libel, slander, omission, falsehood, obscenity, pornography, profanity, danger, illegality or inaccuracy contained in any Submissions, including any emails transmittal through this web site. You may not submit, post or transmit any unlawful, threatening, libelous, defamatory, obscene, violent, offensive, scandalous, inflammatory, pornographic, or profane material or any material that could constitute or encourage conduct that would be considered a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability, or otherwise violate any law.  You may not, while using the web site, distribute viruses or other harmful content.

5. Geographic Scope of Site

This web site is controlled and operated from within the United States of America. Unless otherwise specified on or by this web site, this web site is intended to promote only those Baker Group products or services that are sold by the Baker Group in the United States and its territories, and the Baker Group makes no representation that materials in this web site or the products described thereby are appropriate or available for use in other locations. All visitors to this web site are responsible for compliance with all local laws applicable to them with respect to the content and operation of this web site.

6. Links to Other Sites

For your convenience and enjoyment, this web site may provide links to other web sites on the World Wide Web. These links do not mean that the Baker Group endorses, approves or sponsors any information available at the linked site or any products that may be sold there, nor is the Baker Group liable for any damage that might result from your use of such information or products.

7. Disclaimer

The materials in this web site (including any graphics, software, recommendations or other materials) and any materials made available through this web site are provided “as is” and without warranties of any kind, either express or implied. The Baker Group endeavors to maintain this web site and its operation, but is not, and cannot be, responsible for the results of any defects that may exist in the web site or its operation.  To the fullest extent permissible pursuant to applicable law, the Baker Group disclaims all warranties, express or implied, including, but not limited to, all implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, title and non-infringement. The Baker Group does not warrant or make any representations regarding the use or the results of the use of the materials in this web site in terms of their correctness, accuracy, reliability, or otherwise. The Baker Group makes no warranty that (i) the operation of the web site will meet the user’s requirements; (ii) access to the web site will be uninterrupted, timely, secure, free of viruses, worms, trojan horses or other harmful components, or free of defects or errors; (iii) the results that may be obtained from the use of the web site will be accurate or reliable; or (iv) defects will be corrected. The materials in this web site could include technical inaccuracies or typographical errors. These materials could be inaccurate or become inaccurate as a result of developments occurring after their respective dates. The Baker Group undertakes no obligation to verify or maintain the currency of such information. You (and not the Baker Group) assume the entire cost of all servicing, repair, or correction that may be necessary for your computer equipment and software as a result of any viruses, errors or any other problems whatsoever you may have as a result of visiting this web site.

8. Not medical advice

THE INFORMATION CONTAINED ON THIS WEB SITE AND IN ANY EMAIL RESPONSES FROM THE BAKER GROUP, OR ITS AGENTS OR REPRESENTATIVES, TO YOU ARE INTENDED TO BE FOR GENERAL INFORMATION PURPOSES ONLY.  FURTHER, THIS INFORMATION SHOULD NOT BE USED AS A SUBSTITUTE FOR CONSULTING WITH YOUR PERSONAL PHYSICIAN.

9. Limitation of Liability

The Baker Group’s entire liability and your exclusive remedy with respect to any claim regarding this web site is to discontinue your use of the web site.  Under no circumstances shall the Baker Group be liable for any damages or injury, including any special, incidental, consequential, punitive or other damages, that may result from the use of, or the inability to use, the web site or any materials in this site, BROUGHT FOR ANY REASON WHATSOEVER INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION an action of contract, negligence or other tortious action, arising out of or in connection with the use or performance of the web site or information available in the web site. The Baker Group shall not be liable even if the Baker Group or a Baker Group authorized representative has been advised of the possibility of such damages. These include but are not limited to damages or injury caused by error, omission, interruption, defect, failure OR DELAY of performance.

10. Breach

In the event you breach these Terms of Use, the Baker Group may issue a warning, or may suspend, terminate, or restrict your activities on the web site. Any such action shall be taken in the sole discretion of the Baker Group and you agree not to hold the Baker Group responsible for any inconvenience or loss which you may incur as a result of the Baker Group taking any of the actions described above. Any such action shall be in addition to and not in lieu of any other remedies the Baker Group may have.

11. Indemnification

You agree to indemnify, defend and hold the Baker Group, its officers, shareholders, directors, agents and employees harmless from all and against any claims, actions or demands, liabilities, or settlements, including without limitation, reasonable legal and accounting fees, resulting from or alleged to result from, your violation of these Terms of Use.

12. Applicable Law; Jurisdiction

These Terms of Use and any disputes arising under or related to these Terms of Use will be governed by the laws of the State of Oregon, without reference to its conflicts of law principles. Any legal actions, suits or proceedings arising out of these Terms of Use will be brought exclusively in a court of competent jurisdiction located in Oregon, and you hereby accept and submit to the personal jurisdiction of such Oregon courts with respect to any legal actions, suits or proceedings arising out of these Terms of Use. You also waive to the fullest extent permitted by law any right to a trial by jury in any action, suit or proceeding brought to enforce, defend or interpret any right or remedies under, or arising in connection with or relating to, these Terms of Use.

13. Severability

If any provision of these Terms of Use shall be found to be unlawful, void, or for any reason unenforceable, then that provision shall be deemed severable from these terms and conditions and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions.

14. No Waiver

No failure on the part of the Baker to enforce any part of these Terms of Use shall constitute a waiver of any of the Baker Group’s rights under these Terms of Use whether for past or future actions on the part of any person. Neither the receipt of any funds by the Baker Group nor the reliance of any person on the Baker Group’s actions shall be deemed to constitute a waiver of any part of these Terms of Use. Only a specific, written waiver signed by an authorized representative of the Baker Group shall have any legal effect whatsoever.