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The Law Offices of RONALD W NELSON, PA take privacy seriously. Our privacy policy is clear: We do not collect any personally identifiable information when our website is accessed. We only collect personally identifiable information when that information is voluntarily submitted to us by email or other method. We do not use “cookies” to retain information about this website on either our servers or on the computer accessing our website.

We strongly recommend that anyone communicating with us do so by secure email or other secure form of electronic or physical communication.

We recommend that anyone desiring to communicate with Ronald W Nelson PA use either a secure email site (such as Hushmail) or an encryption program for email, such as OpenPGP®Verisign®Thawte® personal email certificates, or other encryption method, which protects your privacy and the privacy of information provided.

For anyone accessing our website who is concerned about their privacy or safety within the home, we strongly recommend additional protections, including:

*Clear your browser’s “cache”

*Clear your browser’s “history”

*Use a secure computer at someplace other than your home

*Use a public computer and a web-based email site such as Hushmail or Yahoo with an email address that no one other that you knows about.

*View other suggestions at our internet safety page


What this Privacy Policy Covers

This Privacy Policy covers RONALD W NELSON, PA‘s treatment of personally identifiable information collected by RONALD W NELSON, PA when the  site is accessed. This Privacy Policy does not describe information collection policies on any other site, including any web site that is either linked to or from and does not fully cover the privacy policy that the firm uses regarding information that comes into possession of the firm during the representation of clients that does not involve this website.

Children’s Issues

Although RONALD W NELSON, PA is a law firm that frequently deals with children’s issues in the family law matters, our website is not directed towards use by and is not intended to be used by children aged 13 years or under. Children under the age of 13 years should not use this web site to submit any individually identifiable information to the firm or any member of the firm.

Types of Information We Collect

RONALD W NELSON, PA does not collect any personally identifiable information about the persons accessing, other than voluntarily submitted information. Viewers should be aware that access and use of  does not create an attorney-client relationship between the viewer and RONALD W NELSON, PA and that, accordingly, any information submitted to Nelson & Booth voluntarily is not private and may be disclosed to third parties without notification to the person submitting that information, unless there is an attorney-client relationship that has been agreed to by both the client and Nelson & Booth.

RONALD W NELSON, PA collects only that information that viewers voluntarily submit to the firm and information that is necessary for us to gather to assist our clients in our representation of them, as well as information that is necessary in determining our ability to represent potential clients and in providing legal advice to those clients.

In the course of representing our clients and in determining whether we can represent potential clients, RONALD W NELSON, PA may collect the following additional information:

–Information that we receive from our clients and persons seeking our legal services who have not yet formed an attorney-client relationship, on new client information forms, applications, affidavits and other forms; and

–Information that is provided by our clients for our use in providing our clients with legal services or financial products or services; and

–Information that we obtain from third persons about our clients that is needed by us to adequately represent our clients in conjunction with legal services we are providing those clients; and

–Information that we obtain from third persons about potential clients that is needed by us to determine if we can represent that potential client in regard to requested legal services; and

–Information about our client’s transactions with us, our affiliates, or others; and

–Information we receive from a consumer-reporting agency; and

–Information we receive from third parties during our representation of our clients in litigation and transactional matters; and

–Information on third parties that is provided by our clients and potential clients, the receipt of which information is necessary so that we can properly represent our clients, and determine our ability to represent potential clients, in transactional and litigation matters in which our provision of legal services has been sought.

How We Use the Information We Collect

The personally identifiable information we collect from and about our clients and others may be used to provide e-mail-based newsletters and other information that our clients or others contacting us may request, as well as to notify those persons from time to time of services offered by RONALD W NELSON, PA.

With Whom We Share Information

RONALD W NELSON, PA does not disclose any nonpublic personal information about our clients or former clients to anyone, except as is permitted or required by law or our professional ethics.

“Permitted” disclosures include, for instance, providing information to our employees and, in limited situations, to unrelated third parties who need to know information in order to assist us in providing legal services to our clients. In all such situations, RONALD W NELSON, PA stresses the confidential nature of any information shared and we will generally not supply any such information without first consulting our client about disclosure. We restrict access to all nonpublic personal information we possess about our clients and others contacting us for representation to those employees who need to know that information in order to provide products or services to our clients and others contacting us for representation.

“Required” disclosures include, for instance, information that must be provided to courts and adverse parties when it is necessary under court rule or in context of the discovery process of litigation or transactional matters that are being handled by the firm on a client’s behalf.

We may disclose information about our clients and others contacting us for representation if we have a good-faith belief that we are required to do so by law or legal process, to respond to claims, or to protect the rights, property or safety of employees of Nelson & Booth or others.

Protecting Confidentiality and Security of Current and Former Client’s Information

RONALD W NELSON, PA retains records relating to professional services that we provide so that we are better able to assist our clients and potential clients with their professional needs and, in some cases, to comply with professional guidelines. In order to guard the nonpublic personal information, of our clients and potential clients, we maintain physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards that comply with our professional standards and which exceed requirements of federal regulations to guard that nonpublic personal information

Changes to this Privacy Policy

RONALD W NELSON, PA may revise and update this Privacy Policy at any time by posting such revised Privacy Policy at .Your continued usage of and the services of RONALD W NELSON, PA will mean you accept those changes.

Other Terms and Conditions

The RONALD W NELSON, PA General Terms and Conditions are available on our website or from our office.

Last Update 2011-Sep-01

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Encrypting Email Strongly Recommended

If you want to communicate with RONALD W. NELSON, PA by email, we strongly recommend that you use encrypted email. We suggest using OpenPGP®, Verisign ® or another similar strong encryption program that protects the secrecy of any information you send over the internet. We also recommend that you do NOT use company, business, or family email accounts to communicate with RONALD W. NELSON, PA. You should establish a separate email account only for legal related email to which ONLY you have the account and password information.


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Attorney-Client Relationship is Necessary to Create Confidential Communications

Unless and until you enter into a written attorney-client contract with RONALD W. NELSON, PA, any information provided to RONALD W. NELSON, PA is not private or confidential, and is not protected by attorney-client privilege or by any other privilege or confidence. DO NOT share letters, emails, or other legal communications with anyone else. Disclosure of Attorney-Client Communications may invalidate any privilege within that communication.


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Ronald W. Nelson, Pa Attorneys are Licensed to Practice Law Only In Kansas

RONALD W. NELSON, PA is a Kansas law firm. Its offices are located in the State of Kansas and its lawyers are licensed to practice only in the State of Kansas. The lawyers of RONALD W. NELSON, PA cannot advise you about any rights you may have under the laws of any other state or country and cannot represent clients in the courts of any other State or country without associating local counsel in that other place.RONALD W NELSON, PA is Licensed Only in Kansas

Kansas Does NOT Recognize Legal Specialties (Legal Specialization)

The State of Kansas does not recognize specialties in the practice of law. The designation of emphasis in practice on domestic relations law is not intended to imply that the lawyers with RONALD W. NELSON, PA have any specialty license.


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Unsolicited Communications by Non-Clients Are NOT Confidential

Sending an email inquiry to RONALD W. NELSON, PA does not create any attorney-client relationship and does not obligate RONALD W. NELSON, PA to protect the confidentiality of any information contained in that communication. The communication of any information by Email is public information unless an attorney-client relationship has been established by written attorney-client contract.

An Existing Attorney-Client Relationship is Necessary to Create Confidential Communications

Unless and until you enter into a written attorney-client contract with RONALD W. NELSON, PA, any information provided to RONALD W. NELSON, PA is not private or confidential, and is not protected by attorney-client privilege or by any other privilege or confidence.


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Informational Only

The materials on this site are informational only. They do not constitute legal advice. By providing the information on this site, RONALD W. NELSON, PA does not create or intend to create any confidential or a attorney-client relationship with the viewer. Readers should not rely on the information on this website without seeking professional legal advice. Only by disclosing facts specific to your own situation can any professional provide adequate advice to help resolve any legal problem.