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Acceptance of Terms and Conditions of Use

By using this website, you accept and agree to these Terms and Conditions of Use.  The Housing Discrimination Project, Inc. d/b/a Massachusetts Fair Housing Center reserves the right to change, modify, add, or remove portions of these terms and conditions at its discretion at any time.  Please check these Terms and Conditions of Use periodically for changes.  Your continued use of this website following the posting of changes to the Terms and Conditions of Use will mean that you accept the changes.  

Information Not Legal Advice

The materials appearing on this website are provided for informational use only, and are in no way intended to constitute legal advice or the opinions of MFHC or any of its attorneys.  Legal information is not the same as legal advice, which is the application of law to an individual’s specific circumstances.  The information on this website is not a substitute for and does not replace the advice or representation of a licensed attorney.   

Although MFHC goes to great lengths to make sure the information on the website is accurate, complete and up-to-date, we make no claim as to the accuracy of this information and are not responsible for any consequences that may result from the use of this website.  We recommend that you consult with a licensed attorney if you want assurance that the information on the website and your interpretation of it are appropriate for your particular situation. 

You should not and are not authorized to rely on this website as a source of legal advice.  The use of this website does not create an attorney-client relationship between MFHC and any user.  Sending an e-mail to our office does not create an attorney-client relationship, and none will be formed unless there is an expressed agreement between MFHC and the client.  Therefore, we strongly advise against sending confidential or privileged information to us until you can establish such a relationship.  Furthermore, we advise against sending privileged or confidential information through e-mail at all, since we can in no way ensure the security of your e-mail.

No Warranties and Limitation of Liability

Information provided on this website is provided “as is” without warranty of any kind, either express or implied, including without limitation warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or noninfringement.  MFHC periodically adds, changes, improves, updates or removes information and documents on this website without notice, and assumes no liability or responsibility for any errors or omissions in the contents of this website.  YOUR USE OF THIS WEBSITE IS AT YOUR OWN RISK.

Privacy Policy

MFHC respects each individual’s right to personal privacy.  Therefore, MFHC does not actively collect any information from its users.  If you provide your e-mail address to us when submitting an intake, we may use your e-mail address to communicate with you.  We do not release any personally identifiable information that is collected to any unrelated third party.  MFHC will not share, sell, or disclose your information to third parties in any form, for any purpose, at any time, without your consent, except when the request is initiated by law enforcement authorities and when MFHC is ordered to do so by a court, or when we believe it is necessary to assert or protect out legal or intellectual property rights.

Linking to Other Websites

Links that may appear on this site are intended solely for your convenience in identifying and accessing other sources of information, and are not to be construed as being endorsed by or affiliated with our office.  External websites are governed by their own terms and conditions of use, and you agree that you recognize that MFHC takes no responsibility for the contents of other linked websites, including those provided by the government.  External websites linked to from MFHC.org are not under the control of MFHC, and we are not responsible for any link contained in a linked site.