No Legal Advice

The materials made available in this website are provided for informational purposes only. They do not constitute legal advice. Though we update the content of the website periodically, some of the information may be outdated. No recipient of this website is authorized to treat any of the information or material contained herein as legal advice. No recipient should respond, act, or delay action on the basis of any content included in this site without first seeking the advice of an attorney qualified in the relevant subject matter and jurisdiction. McAllister Olivarius expressly disclaims all liability with respect to actions taken in reliance on any content of this website.


No Attorney-Client Relationship

Access to or use of this website is not intended to, and does not, constitute or create an attorney-client relationship with McAllister Olivarius. We are under no obligation to keep confidential any communication received through this website, and such communication will not invoke any attorney client privilege.

 

Further, any communication made through this website cannot be guaranteed to be securely transmitted and the Firm expressly disclaims all responsibility for the loss of confidentiality of any information so delivered. Confidential information should not be communicated to us through this website.


Attorney Advertising

We intend to fully comply with all legal and ethical requirements related to this website. McAllister Olivarius does not seek to be engaged by any individual or business entity which communicates with us as a result of this website and is from a jurisdiction where the website fails to comply with all laws and ethical rules of that jurisdiction. This website may contain attorney advertising pursuant to the laws of certain jurisdictions. Prior results do not guarantee a similar outcome.


Regulatory Matters

McAllister Olivarius is a general partnership. In the U.K., McAllister Olivarius operates as a multi-national partnership in which our partners are solicitors or registered foreign lawyers. In the U.K., the Firm, with registered number 498087, is authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority. All solicitors and registered foreign lawyers are subject to the Solicitors' Code of Conduct of the Solicitors Regulation Authority which can be accessed at http://www.sra.org.uk/code-of-conduct.page. The Law Society is a designated professional body for the purposes of the Financial Services and Markets Act 2000 but responsibility for regulation and complaints handling has been separated from the Law Society's representative functions. The Solicitors Regulation Authority is the independent regulatory body of the Law Society and the Legal Ombudsman is the independent complaints handling body.

 

McAllister Olivarius is registered for VAT purposes with VAT registration number 8726844 84.

We also do business as a U.S. general partnership regulated by the courts and licensing authorities of the States in the United States in which our attorneys are licensed.


Jurisdictional Issues

McAllister Olivarius engages in client matters in a number of locations, and no individual attorney is admitted to practice in all the locations where the Firm does business. Reference is made to the individual attorney biographies on this website which indicate the particular jurisdictions in which individual attorneys are licensed to practice. If the rules in the relevant jurisdiction require us to designate a principal office and/or an attorney responsible for the website, the Firm designates its office in New York as its principal office and designates Dr. Ann Olivarius (licensed in New York, Minnesota, New Hampshire, Virginia,District of Columbia and Idaho and a registered solicitor in England and Wales) and Dr. Jef McAllister (licensed in New York and Connecticut and a Registered Foreign Lawyer in England and Wales) as the attorneys responsible for the website.

 

Circular 230 Disclosure: Pursuant to U.S. Treasury Department regulations, we are required to advise you that, unless otherwise expressly indicated, any federal tax advice contained in this website is not intended or written to be used, and may not be used, for the purpose of (i) avoiding tax-related penalties under the Internal Revenue Code, or (ii) promoting, marketing or recommending to another party any tax-related matters addressed herein.


Miscellaneous

The Firm does not endorse, and is not responsible for, any third-party content that may be included in this website.

This website may include images containing individuals who are not attorneys and/or employees of McAllister Olivarius. Depictions of events are dramatizations only.

 

Website and IT Policies

 

Use of Cookies

We use a number of different cookies on our website. If you do not know what cookies are, or how to control or delete them, we recommend you visit http://www.aboutcookies.org for detailed guidance.

 

Currently we show all users a warning to ensure they know that cookies are being used on the website. If you do not wish to retain our cookies you should either (1) not use this website; (2) delete the cookies after you leave the website; or (3) browse the website using your browser’s anonymous usage setting (called “Incognito” in Chrome, “InPrivate” for Internet Explorer, “Private Browsing” in Firefox and Safari, etc.)

 

Your data

McAllister Olivarius will collect information that you (“the User”) supply via this website through any Contact forms; such information may include your name, postal address, email address, and telephone number. McAllister Olivarius gathers this information in order to respond to your inquiry. Information provided to us will not be disclosed by us without your prior consent to any third party, other than to any employee or other person affiliated with the firm for the purpose of providing you with the service you require, or to comply with any applicable laws or lawful government and/or regulatory requests.

 

Data from such forms may be stored for the following purposes

  • Managing the User's claim
  • Providing further services to the User; and
  • as required by any law or request of any court of competent authority.

 

How McAllister Olivarius protects your data

McAllister Olivarius has put in place various security procedures to protect your information.  These measures include the installation of firewalls to the computer system; limited employee access; and system password protection.

 

Traffic monitoring

As you would expect, we monitor visits to our website, principally to improve the website and our services, and so that we can make sure the website is easy to navigate. The information that we collect in this process will not identify you as an individual, unless you volunteer your contact details through one of the forms on the website. The website uses third party statistics and traffic analysis packages to process this anonymous information (“Statistics Software”).  The third-party providing Statistics Software is currently Google Inc. Such third parties are liable to change without notice. The information generated by the Statistics Software about the User’s use of the website (including the User’s IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google or other third parties on servers in the United States and the United Kingdom. Such information shall be used by the third parties for the purpose of evaluating the User’s use of the website, compiling reports on website activity and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Information may be provided to further third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on McAllister Olivarius’s behalf. By using this website, the User consents to the processing of data through the Statistics Software in the manner and for the purposes set out above.