Please review the entire Policy and feel free to contact us using the contact information below if you have any questions. By using any of our websites, you consent to the collection, use, and disclosure of your information in accordance with the Policy.
Please remember at all times that USE OF THIS WEBSITE DOES NOT CREATE AN ATTORNEY-CLIENT RELATIONSHIP, AND THE INFORMATION YOU SUPPLY TO US THROUGH A FORM ON THIS WEBSITE IS NOT SUBJECT TO THE ATTORNEY-CLIENT PRIVILEGE. If you schedule a consultation with us by phone or in person, only then will the attorney-client privilege apply to our communications. Further, if you want us to be your attorneys or to take any actions on your behalf, you will need to retain us.
I. COLLECTION OF INFORMATION.
We may collect the following kinds of information when you use any of our websites:
Information you provide directly to us. When you fill out at “Contact Us” form, we may collect some or all of the following types of information:
- Contact information, such as your full name, email address, mobile phone number, and address;
- Any other information you provide to us, such as your interest in certain areas of law.
We may combine this information with information we may already have about you.
Information we collect automatically. We may collect certain information automatically when you use our sites, such as your Internet protocol (IP) address, device and advertising identifiers, browser type, operating system, Internet service provider, pages that you visit before and after using our sites, the date and time of your visit, information about the links you click, the pages you view, the general manner in which you navigate our sites, and other standard server log information. We may also collect certain location information when you use our sites, such as your computer’s IP address, your mobile device’s GPS signal, or information about nearby WiFi access points and cell towers.
We may also collect technical data to address and fix technical problems and improve our websites, including the memory state of your device when a system or app crash occurs while using our websites. Your device or browser settings may permit you to control the collection of this technical data. This data may include parts of a document you were using when a problem occurred, or the contents of your communications. By using any of our websites, you are consenting to the collection of this technical data.
II. USE OF INFORMATION.
- We generally use the information we collect online to:
- Provide and improve our websites;
- Contact you regarding your potential legal matters;
- Fulfill your requests for products, services, and information;
- Send you newsletters, announcements, and firm updates;
- Analyze the use of our websites and user data to understand and improve our websites;
- Prevent potentially prohibited or illegal activities and otherwise in accordance with our Terms and Conditions; and
- For any other purposes disclosed to you at the time we collect your information or pursuant to your consent.
III. SHARING OF NONPRIVILEGED INFORMATION.
We are committed to maintaining your trust, and we want you to understand when and with whom we may share the information we collect.
- Authorized third-party vendors and service providers. We may share your information with third-party vendors and service-providers that help us with specialized services, including billing, payment processing, customer service, email deployment, business analytics, marketing, advertising, performance monitoring, hosting, and data processing.
- Business transfers. We may share your information in connection with a substantial corporate transaction, such as the sale of a website, a merger, consolidation, asset sale, or in the unlikely event of bankruptcy.
- Legal purposes. We may disclose information to respond to subpoenas, court orders, legal process, law enforcement requests, legal claims or government inquiries, and to protect and defend the rights, interests, health, safety, and security of us, our affiliates, users, or the public.
- With your consent or at your direction. We may share information for any other purposes disclosed to you at the time we collect the information or pursuant to your consent or direction.
We use reasonable measures to help protect information from loss, theft, misuse and unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, and destruction. You should understand that no data storage system or transmission of data over the Internet or any other public network can be guaranteed to be 100 percent secure. Please note that information collected by third parties may not have the same security protections as information you submit to us, and we are not responsible for protecting the security of such information.
V. YOUR CHOICES.
You may also opt out of all communications from us by contacting us using the contact information below.
You may be able to refuse or disable cookies by adjusting your web browser settings. Because each web browser is different, please consult the instructions provided by your web browser (typically in the “help” section). Please note that you may need to take additional steps to refuse or disable Local Shared Objects and similar technologies. For example, Local Shared Objects can be controlled through the instructions on Adobe’s Setting Manager page. If you choose to refuse, disable, or delete these technologies, some of the functionality of our websites may no longer be available to you.
California residents are entitled once a year, free of charge, to request and obtain certain information regarding our disclosure, if any, of certain categories of personal information to third parties for their direct marketing purposes in the preceding calendar year.
VII. INTERNATIONAL USERS.