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You and your organization (included in “you”) agree to the following terms and conditions, as modified or amended by Castillo Law Chambers, Michel Castillo Barrister & Solicitor, from time to time. Each time you access this website, you re-confirm your acceptance of this agreement.
The materials and information provided on this website are for educational and informative purposes and do not constitute legal or professional advice. Nothing contained on this website should be taken as legal advice. If you require legal advice, you should contact us, or contact the Law Society of Upper Canada (www.lsuc.on.ca) for a list of lawyers who may be able to assist you.
Reviewing the information on this website or contacting me in any fashion does not make me your lawyer. You are not considered a client unless and until I have agreed to act for you in accordance with my usual retainer policies for accepting clients. Any such retainer will be confirmed in writing, again – in accordance with my usual retainer policies for accepting clients.
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