This Policy applies to information we collect through our website and marketing program, and our collecting that information does not create an attorney client relationship.
1. What We Collect
1.1 Automatically-Collected Information
We automatically receive certain types of information whenever you interact with our website. For example, when you visit our website, our systems may automatically collect your IP address and the type of browser you use. Information may be automatically collected through the use of “cookies.” We may also collect information about your browsing behavior. This information may be used to help analyze website traffic and improve our services.
To make our website work properly, we may place small data files called cookies on your device. Cookies are small text files that a website saves to your computer or mobile device when you visit a website. They enable the website to remember your actions and preferences over a period of time.
1.3 Web Beacons
1.4 Do Not Track Requests
Our website does not respond to browser-based, Do Not Track requests or signals. However, we do not permit third parties to collect a visitor’s PII while a visitor is on our website.
1.5 Information Submitted by You
When you submit your personal information to us through our website, through our e-mail marketing program or through signing up for a presentation, we will collect that information and use it according to the terms of this policy.
2.0 Use Of Personally Identifiable Information
In general, we use collected information to enhance and extend our client relationships, and to market our services. We will use collected information to respond to your inquiries and notify you of updates at our firm or legal updates.
2.1 Data Storage
We retain personal information for the period that we find necessary to fulfill the purposes outlined in this Policy, unless we believe a longer retention period is required by law. You may request that we destroy, transfer, or update your PII in our possession, and we will take commercially-reasonable steps to honor your requests. PII and aggregate information shared with our service providers may be stored on their systems. When we in our discretion deem retention of PII is no longer needed, we may shred, erase, destroy, or otherwise modify it, in whole or in part.
The secure storage of personal information is of great concern to us. We exercise care in securely storing or transmitting your information. Only those individuals who need access to your PII in order to do their jobs are allowed access. Any of our staff who violates our privacy and/or security policies is subject to disciplinary action, including possible termination and civil and/or criminal prosecution.
3. Your Controls And Choices
We provide you the ability to exercise certain controls and choices regarding our collection, use and sharing of your PII. These controls and choices include:
- You may change your choices for newsletters and client alerts.
- You may correct and update your information
- You may update your preferences as to whether or not you wish to receive offers from us for our services, or services that we think may be of interest to you.
3.3 Updating This Policy
We may revise this Policy or any part of it from time to time. Updates to this Policy will be posted on this webpage, and you agree that the posting of each update as such is sufficient notification to inform you of all changes included in the applicable update. We will use previously collected information in accordance with the most current version of this Policy.
4. Third Party Websites
We may provide links to third party websites from our websites as a service to our visitors. We are not responsible for the content or information collection practices of those websites. We encourage you to review and understand their privacy practices.
If you have previously provided an e-mail address to receive electronic communications, and would like to be removed from the list, you may contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Additionally, you may opt-out of receiving electronic communications by clicking on the “unsubscribe” link at the bottom of any e-mail received from us.
Our website is intended for use by individuals at least age 13. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under age 13. If a child under age 13 has provided us an e-mail address, the child’s parent or legal guardian may remove your child from our e-mail lists by contacting us at email@example.com. We will use commercially reasonable efforts to delete such information from our existing files.
If you have questions, concerns, or comments about your privacy rights, you may contact us at: firstname.lastname@example.org.