Terms of Use, Legal Disclaimer and Privacy Policy

Terms of Use; Legal Disclaimer

By reading, linking to, quoting, printing out, or in any way making use of my website’s content in any means, place, or forum, you agree to the following:

  • My website does not contain legal advice; subject to the qualifications in these Terms of Use, it is intended for general information purposes only. My website is not intended as advertising or solicitation of any kind. Nothing in my website is to be considered as either creating an attorney-client relationship or any other relationship between you and me or as rendering of legal advice of any kind or for any matter. For instance, I am not your attorney and you are not my client merely because you visit my website, read something on my website, send me an email or otherwise contact me.

  • You should not act or refrain from acting on the basis of any information contained in my website (or linked to from my website) without seeking appropriate legal or other professional advice on the particular facts and circumstances at issue. I hereby disclaim, to the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, any and all liability with respect to my website, any and all information contained in my website (or linked to from my website), and any and all acts or omission made by you on the basis of any information on my website or on the basis of any information to which my website links.

  • My website contains links to external websites and external websites might link to my website. I am not responsible for the content or operation of any such external sites. Any links that I provide to external websites are for convenience only and do not imply my endorsement of such sites or any information or materials contained in such sites.

  • In using my website, you recognize that all content is provided on an as-is basis, and that no factual statement on my website (or on an external website to which I link) should be relied upon without further investigation on your part sufficient to satisfy you in your independent judgment that it is true.

  • I make no claim or representation as to the comprehensiveness, timeliness or accuracy of the information on my website or on any external website to which I link – it might not be comprehensive, accurate, timely or up-to-date. I expressly disclaim any obligation to update my website. Readers use my website at their own risk.

  • Except for my original images, which are © j.r.mchale all rights reserved, or where otherwise noted, all original content on this site is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License.

  • These terms of use are subject to change, and should be reviewed regularly by readers of my website.


My website does not collect any information about you. My traffic monitoring service does automatically collect anonymous information about the comings and goings of readers of my website. Your computer may also collect information about your browsing of the internet, including the fact that you visited my website, so, you might want to clear your cookies and internet history.