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Such responses will not create a lawyer-client relationship, and whatever you disclose to us will not be privileged or confidential unless we have agreed to act as your legal counsel and you have executed a written engagement agreement with VF&N. The material on this website may not reflect the most current legal developments. The content and interpretation of the law addressed herein is subject to revision. We disclaim all liability in respect to actions taken or not taken based on any or all the contents of this site. Do not act or refrain from acting upon this information without seeking professional legal counsel.

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Internet Privacy Policy

Disclaimer and privacy policy applicable to the website and its practice section websites. The following information shall not be interpreted as a contract of any nature, either stated or implied. We reserve the right to amend our Internet Privacy Policy statement at any time without notice.

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Note that this policy only applies to Web pages on the VF&N website. The VF&N website provides links to websites that are not controlled, maintained, sponsored, or regulated by VF&N.  The links to other websites are included solely for their value as reference tools. The inclusion of a hypertext link to an external website is not intended as an endorsement of any product or service offered or referenced on the linked website, the organizations sponsoring said website or any views that might be expressed or referenced in the website. VF&N is not responsible for the content of those websites. Hypertext links to external websites and pages may be removed or replaced at any time without notice. If a hypertext link on the website is not working, please contact our Webmaster by e-mailing

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When you visit the VF&N website, your Internet Protocol (IP) address, the type of browser you use, the date and time of your visit, the pages or services you visited, and the name of the website that referred you to our website are collected.

We use cookies, small data files that our site places on your computer to keep track of your preferences, to collect and store information when you visit the site. We use this information to evaluate and improve the site’s content and usefulness.

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Third-Party Service Providers

We may use third-party service providers to help us analyze certain online activities, measure the performance of our website, provide web based services, and monitor the effectiveness of email communications. We may use a third-party service provider to help us efficiently send email communications to members. Aside from email addresses, we do not share any personal information about site visitors with third-party service providers. Our third-party service providers are prohibited from sharing, selling, or renting member information and email addresses.

The terms of this Privacy Policy only apply to the VF&N’s websites and not to any third-party sites which may be linked to or which you can access from the VF&N websites. We have no control over how any of your information may be collected or used by the owner or operator of any third-party site.

Other Jurisdictions

Although we have offices in Virginia, our attorneys are licensed to practice only in those jurisdictions designated in their respective biographies. Our attorneys practice law only in jurisdictions in which they are properly authorized to do so. We do not seek to represent clients in other jurisdictions where this site may fail to comply with the laws and ethical rules of that jurisdiction.