We reserve the right to change this policy at any given time. If you want to ensure that you are up to date with the latest changes, we advise you to frequently visit this page. Your continued use of this website after changes are made is deemed to be an acceptance of those changes.
What personal information is collected through this website?
When you visit our website, we may collect the following data:
- Your IP address;
- Information by which you may be personally identified, such as name and contact information (e.g., postal address, email address, telephone number, etc.);
- Information that is about you, but cannot individually identify you (e.g., demographic information); and
- Information about your internet connection, your IP address, browser information collected through cookies, the equipment you use to access our website, and usage details.
Please do not submit any confidential, proprietary or sensitive personally identifiable information (e.g. Social Security Number; date of birth; drivers’ license number; or credit card, bank account or other financial information) (collectively, “Sensitive Information”). If you submit any Sensitive Information, you do so at your own risk and we will not be liable to you or responsible for consequences of your submission.
Why We Collect Your Information
Information that you provide to us through the contact form or by phone will be used so that we may respond to your inquiry and perform conflicts checks with other clients and potential clients.
We do not use the IP address information that we collect from visitors for any purpose other than for supporting basic Website functionality including:
- Basic demographics information (e.g., geolocation)
- Optimizing the usability, access, and navigation of the Website
- Logging and auditing purposes
- Performing troubleshooting or investigation of potential cyber events
Safeguarding and Securing the Data
We are committed to securing your data and keeping it confidential. We take certain appropriate security measures to help protect your personal information from accidental loss and from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. However, we cannot guarantee that unauthorized persons will always be unable to defeat our security measures.
Web server logs
When you visit our website, we may track information about your visit and store that information in web server logs, which are records of the activities on our sites. The servers automatically capture and save the information electronically. Examples of the information we may collect include:
- your unique Internet protocol address;
- the name of your unique Internet service provider;
- the town/city, county/state and country from which you access our website;
- the kind of browser or computer you use;
- the number of links you click within the site;
- the date and time of your visit;
- the web page from which you arrived to our site;
- the pages you viewed on the site; and
- certain searches/queries that you conducted via our website(s).
The information we collect in web server logs helps us administer the site, analyze its usage, protect the website and its content from inappropriate use and improve the user’s experience.
Who has access to the information?
We will not sell, rent, or lease mailing lists or other user data to others, and we will not make your personal information available to any unaffiliated parties, except as follows:
- to agents, employees, website vendors and/or contractors who may use it on our behalf or in connection with their relationship with us;
- if we are unable to assist with your matter, but know an unaffiliated attorney or firm that may be able to help you, we may refer you and share information you provided us with that party; and
- as required by law, in a matter of public safety or policy, as needed in connection with the transfer of our business assets (for example, if we are acquired by another firm or if we are liquidated during bankruptcy proceedings), or if we believe in good faith that sharing the data is necessary to protect our rights or property.
Supplemental Information for California Residents
This section supplements the information provided above, and applies solely to all visitors, users, and others who reside in the State of California. We adopt this notice to comply with the California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018 (CCPA).
Information We Collect
- Our website does not collect your personal information by default. The only information the website collects by default is the IP address used by a visitor, and technical characteristics of the accessing computer. We do not sell this information nor disclose it to any third party.
- Our website will collect personal information only if the user of the website explicitly enters and submits personal information into the Website.
Your Rights and Choices
The CCPA provides California residents with specific rights regarding their personal information. This section describes your CCPA rights and explains how to exercise those rights.
Access to Specific Information and Data Portability Rights
- You have the right to request that we disclose certain information to you about our collection and use of your personal information over the past 12 months. Once we receive and confirm your verifiable consumer request, we will disclose to you:
- The categories of personal information we collected about you
- The categories of sources for the personal information we collected about you
- Our business or commercial purpose for collecting or selling that personal information
- The specific pieces of personal information we collected about you (also called a data portability request)
Deletion Request Rights
The IP addresses we collect are not stored in a usable format. They are stored in system log files for auditing, troubleshooting, and cyber security purposes. Therefore, we do not maintain a readily accessible log or store of any information related to Website visitors, or that would personally identify you, other than any information a visitor might supply in order for us to contact visitors via email.
We will not discriminate against you for exercising any of your CCPA rights. Unless permitted by the CCPA, we will not:
- Deny your goods or services
- Charge you different prices or rates for goods or services, including through granting discounts or other benefits, or imposing penalties
- Provide you a different level or quality of goods or services
- Suggest that you may receive a different price or rate for goods or services or a different level or quality of goods or services
California’s “Shine the Light” law (Civil Code Section § 1798.83) permits users of our Website that are California residents to request certain information regarding our disclosure of personal information to third parties for their direct marketing purposes. Such requests may be submitted to us in accordance with the “Contact Information” section of this policy.
Our web services do not alter, change, or respond upon receiving Do Not Track (DNT) requests or signals in browsers. As described in more detail above, we track user activity using web server logs, cookies and similar technologies. Information collected in web server logs helps us analyze website usage and improve the user’s experience. Cookies allow us to offer you a customized experience and present relevant advertising to you.
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