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Terms of Use

Please read these terms of use before using this website; by using this website, you agree to be bound by the terms of use below.

The State Bar of Wisconsin presents the information on this website as a service to our members and other internet users. While the information on this site is about legal issues, it is not legal advice. Nothing on this site is intended to create an attorney-client relationship between you and the State Bar of Wisconsin. If you choose to contact an attorney through the use of this website, do not include any confidential, secret, or otherwise sensitive information concerning any potential or actual legal matter in the communication.

Website Provided "As Is"

By using the website, you understand and agree that this website and all services and information provided on it are provided “As Is” and that the State Bar of Wisconsin assumes no responsibility for the accuracy, timeliness, deletion or mis-delivery of any user communication or information. The State Bar of Wisconsin makes no warranties of any kind, either express or implied, including but not limited to warranties of title, noninfringement or implied warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. Moreover, due to the changing nature of the law and our reliance on information provided by outside sources, we make no warranty or guarantee concerning the accuracy or reliability of the content at this site or at other sites to which we link.

The State Bar of Wisconsin will use reasonable efforts to control the security of the website, but does not warrant that it will be able to protect any content provided on or through the website from infringement or piracy. The State Bar of Wisconsin does not warrant that the website service will be uninterrupted or error free or that any information, software or other material available on or accessible through the website is free of viruses, worms, trojan horses or other harmful components. You understand and agree that the State Bar of Wisconsin will have no liability for any negligence or lack of due care in failing to protect the security of the website.

Limitation of Liability

You acknowledged that the State Bar of Wisconsin and its leadership, staff, and members are not liable for any damages or harm arising out of or relating in any way to the website, including the content or any information received from the website or any services provided through the website. Your sole remedy for dissatisfaction with this website, its content, or any related services is to stop using the website, the information, or services.


You agree to indemnify and hold harmless the State Bar of Wisconsin, its leadership, staff, and members from any claim or demand by any third party arising out of material you post, transmit or otherwise make available through the website, and any claim or demand relating to your use of the website, your connection to the website, any content or services provided through the website, or your violation of these Terms of Use.

Governing Law and Jurisdiction

These Terms of Use and the relationship between you and the State Bar of Wisconsin will be governed by the laws of the State of Wisconsin. You hereby consent to the exclusive jurisdiction of the federal and state courts located in the State of Wisconsin for all purposes in connection with any action or proceeding which arises out of or relates to your use of the website, these Terms of Use, or any content, information, or services provided through the website.

Member Account, Password and Security

You must be 18 years or older to create an account on the State Bar of Wisconsin website. If you create an account on or become a registered user of the website, you will receive a password and account designation upon completing the registration process. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of the password and account, and are fully responsible for all activities that occur under your password or account. You agree to: (a) provide true, accurate, current and complete information about yourself as prompted by the registration form (your “Registration Data”); (b) maintain and promptly update the Registration Data to keep it true, accurate, current and complete; (c) immediately notify the State Bar of Wisconsin of any unauthorized use of your password or account or any other breach of security; and (d) ensure that you exit from your account at the end of each session. The State Bar of Wisconsin has the right to suspend or terminate your account for any reason, including for violations of this or any other agreement with the State Bar of Wisconsin. Any personal identifying information in your Registration Data will be collected, used and disclosed as provided in our Privacy Policy.


We may modify these terms of use from time to time. If we make material changes to these terms, we will notify you by posting a revised version of these terms on the website. Your continued use of the website after notice of a modification indicates your acceptance of the revised terms.

Effective date: March 16, 2015​​