Privacy Policy

Your privacy is important to us, and maintaining your trust and confidence is one of our highest priorities. We respect your right to keep your personal information confidential and understand your desire to avoid unwanted solicitations.

We will never share your information, for any reason. That’s our promise.


 Data Privacy

In accordance with U.S. government policy, the following is a disclosure of Focus Mid-South’s use of information collected from visitors to our site.

Focus Mid-South collects the following data about users to our site:

  • Domain name (the domain of the service from which you access the Internet)
  • Referring URL (the site from which you accessed us)
  • Email address (for inquiry e-mails/e-newsletters only)

This information is used only for internal purposes, either to compile traffic analyses for our site, to respond to email inquiries generated from our site, or to message users who opt-in to our e-newsletter. Email addresses are not disclosed to any third party for any purpose. EVER.


 Legal Policies:


All text, images, videos other content (“Content”) used on or incorporated into websites or other digital properties (“Services”) that link to this legal notice are subject to copyrights held by or licensed to Focus Mid-South and its publisher Ray Rico Freelance, LLC. All rights thereto are specifically reserved. Any reproduction, distribution, retransmission, modification, public display, public performance or other exploitation of the Content is strictly prohibited without Focus Mid-South’s prior written consent. To inquire about consent, send a written request to: Focus Mid-South Magazine, 2294 Young Avenue, Memphis, TN 38104.

Unless Focus Mid-South and Ray Rico Freelance, LLC agrees otherwise in writing, if permission is granted to reproduce and distribute Content owned by Focus Mid-South and Ray Rico Freelance, LLC, then you may do so only for non-commercial, educational and personal uses only, provided that such Content remains unaltered and is accompanied by a clearly visible copy of the Focus Mid-South and Ray Rico Freelance, LLC copyright notice and a link to the URL page on which the Content was published.

Certain Content is used by Focus Mid-South and Ray Rico Freelance, LLC under license from third parties, including certain musical performances, and may not be reproduced, distributed, retransmitted, modified, publicly displayed, publicly performed or otherwise exploited without the express permission of the third party copyright owner.

Focus Mid-South and Ray Rico Freelance, LLC has implemented procedures for receiving written notification of claimed copyright infringements and for processing such claims in accordance with the law. If you believe in good faith that your copyright has been infringed, please contact us immediately at on how to proceed.


Focus® Mid-South and the designs related to these marks are all trademarks or registered trademarks of Focus Mid-South and Ray Rico Freelance, LLC. All other trademarks are property of their respective owners.

Informational Purposes Only; Opinions Not Necessarily Ours

The information contained on our site is intended for general informational and educational purposes only. Opinions expressed therein are the views of individual authors and do not necessarily reflect the opinions, policies or procedures of Focus Mid-South and Ray Rico Freelance, LLC or any advertisers or sponsors. You should not act or rely on this information and should seek specific guidance directly from a qualified professional. Nothing contained on or provided through website is intended to be, nor should it be, used as a substitute for professional advice.


Models are used for illustrative purposes only and no particular sexual orientation is implied, nor should it be presumed. Models do not necessarily represent an endorsement or connection to any particular product or service. Any reference to other organizations or companies, including their websites, is not an endorsement or warranty of the services, information or products provided by them. All models certify they are 18 years old or older.