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No Legal Advice Intended: This website includes information about legal issues and legal developments.  Such materials are for informational purposes only and may not reflect the most current legal developments.  These informational materials are not intended, and should not be taken, as legal advice on any particular set of facts or circumstances.  You should contact an attorney for advice on specific legal problems.

Cookie Policy: We process personal information for certain legitimate business purposes, including, but not limited to, the following:

* To enhance the services we provide to clients,
* To personalize client/user interaction with our website,
* To identify and prevent fraud,
* To better understand how people interact with our website,
* To facilitate communication with visitors to our website,
* To determine the effectiveness of promotional campaigns or advertising

Whenever we process personal data for these purposes, we will treat your Personal Data rights in mind and will take account of them.  You have the right to object to this processing, and you may do so by emailing  Please understand that, if you object, it may affect our ability to carry on the tasks above for your benefit.

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Authorized Practice of Law:  The ability of an attorney to engage in any activities on behalf of a client outside that attorney’s states of licensure is subject to state statutes and professional codes and court rules.  DataSmart Consulting does not seek, and this website is not intended to solicit, legal employment outside our attorneys’ states of licensure that would constitute the unauthorized practice of law.

Responsible Attorney: For purposes of compliance with Florida Rule of Professional Conduct 4-7.12, the DataSmart Consulting attorney responsible for the content of this website is James J. Ward, Esq., 3024 McDonald Street, Miami Florida, 33133.

Licensed in Florida, New Jersey, New York, Illinois, and Georgia.