What personal information is collected through this website and how is it used?
If you fill out the contact form on this website, we will ask you to provide some personal information (such as e-mail address, name, phone number, and a brief description of your legal matter). We only require that you provide an e-mail address on the contact form. Further, if a live webchat is available through this site, you may be asked to provide information if you participate in an online chat. Please do not submit any confidential, proprietary or sensitive personally identifiable information (e.g. Social Security Number; date of birth; associated addresses; driver’s license number; 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 the consequences of your submission.
Information that you provide to us through the contact form or an online chat will be used so that we may respond to your inquiry. We may also use information you provide to us to communicate with you in the future. If you do not wish to receive such communications, you may opt out (unsubscribe) as described below.
Web Server Logs
When you visit our website, we may track information about your visit and store that information in our 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 date and time of your website visit;
- the web page from which you arrived to our site;
- the kind of browser, computer/device you use;
- the town/city, county/state and country from which you access our website;
- the number of links and specific links you click within the 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 website, analyze its usage, protect and secure the website and its content from inappropriate use, and improve the user’s experience.
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How is personal information protected?
We take certain 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.
Who has access to information?
We will not sell, rent, or lease mailing lists or other user data to third parties, 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, or if we believe in good faith that sharing the data is necessary to protect our rights or property.
How can I change or delete my personal information and/or opt-out of communications?
You may opt-out of any future contacts from us at any time. Contact us via the phone number, contact form, or mailing address on our website at any time to:
- see what data we have about you, if any;
- change and/or correct any data we have about you;
- ask us to delete any data we have about you; and/or
- opt-out of future communications from us.