Legal Disclaimer

CAMFT Legal Disclosure

No Attorney-Client Relationship

CAMFT does not provide legal representation or advice to our members and the public. Your use of CAMFT website or CAMFT’s Legal Consultation Service does not establish an attorney-client relationship between you and CAMFT or between you and one of CAMFT’s attorneys. CAMFT should not be used as a substitute for legal counsel. Use of, and access to, CAMFT website, any of the links or resources contained within the site, or any educational services provided by CAMFT do not create an attorney-client relationship between the reader, recipient, user, or browser and website authors, contributors, staff attorneys, Board, and committee members and CAMFT.  

No Legal Advice from the Website

The materials on this website — including articles, newsletters, and similar work product are published and maintained for general educational purposes only and is not intended to provide legal advice on any subject matter. Please be aware that the information provided may not reflect the most current legal developments. No reader, user, or browser of this site should act or refrain from acting based on information received from CAMFT without first seeking legal advice from independent legal counsel in the relevant jurisdiction.

No Legal Advice from Legal Consultations Services

CAMFT staff attorneys who answer the legal consultation hotline cannot provide specific legal advice to members or the public. By referring callers to statutes, rules, cases, and BBS opinions, staff attorneys strive to assist members in reaching informed decisions about their professional responsibility questions. No individual utilizing the CAMFT Legal Consultation Service should act or refrain from acting based on information received from CAMFT without first seeking legal advice from independent counsel in the relevant jurisdiction.

Access to Materials: 

CAMFT welcomes visitors to our website and inquiries from any interested third parties. CAMFT does not agree to provide answers to every inquiry or to provide the information requested to all visitors. CAMFT reserves the right to provide materials and information only to select visitors, such as its members. 

Links to Other Resources:

This website contains hyperlinks to other resources that may be relevant. These links are provided to help users identify and locate other resources that may be of use. They are not intended to state or imply that CAMFT sponsors any of the material associated with these hyperlinks. These hyperlinks are also not intended to state or imply that CAMFT is affiliated with, is associated with, or is legally authorized to use any trade name, trademark, logo, seal, or copyrighted symbol that is reflected in the hyperlinks.

IRS Circular 230 Notice: 

In accordance with Internal Revenue Service requirements, this is to inform you that any information on this website that could be construed as United States tax advice is not written or intended to be used, and cannot be used, for the purpose of (i) avoiding penalties under the Internal Revenue Code or (ii) promoting, marketing or recommending to another party any transaction or matter addressed on this website. See IRS Circular 230.