EFFECTIVE DATE: MARCH 15, 2014
Thank you for expressing interest in our Website. Client privacy is extremely important to us. This notice will provide you with information about our policies concerning the collection and use of your information that you give to us. Our policies are designed to conform to current state and federal law, which gives us and our Clients certain rights when using online information. BY USING THIS WEBSITE, YOU ARE AGREEING TO THESE POLICIES, AND MAY HAVE ADDITIONAL RIGHTS UNDER FEDERAL AND STATE LAW. PLEASE NOTE THAT THIRD PARTY VENDORS WHO MAY ADVERTISE ON THIS WEBSITE HAVE THEIR OWN PRIVACY POLICIES, WHICH MAY DIFFER FROM OURS. WE ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR THESE POLICIES, AND BY USING THEIR INFORMATION, YOU MAY BE SUBJECT TO THESE POLICIES.
1.2. NOTICE CONCERNING MINORS
PLEASE NOTE: We are a general audience legal Website, and do not direct any of our content specifically at minors (under 18 years of age in California), who are unable to enter into a contract. We understand and are committed to respecting the sensitive nature of minors’ privacy online, which is extremely important to us. If we learn or have reason to suspect that a Website user is a minor, we will promptly delete any personal information in that user’s account.
- INFORMATION COLLECTION PRACTICES
2.1. WHAT BASIC INFORMATION DOES THE COMPANY COLLECT?
In operating the Website, Company may include registration and other online forms that ask users to provide their names, e-mail addresses, and other contact information.
2.2. WHAT ADDITIONAL INFORMATION DOES COMPANY COLLECT?
(a) AUTOMATIC COLLECTION. Our servers automatically recognize visitors’ domain names and IP addresses (the number assigned to computers on the Internet). No personal information about you is revealed in this process. The Website may also gather anonymous “traffic data” that does not personally identify you, but that may be helpful for marketing purposes and/or general demographic information about our Clients, or for improving the website and/or the services we offer.
- USE AND SHARING OF INFORMATION
3.1. WHAT DOES THE COMPANY DO WITH COLLECTED INFORMATION?
(a) PERSONAL INFORMATION. We will not share your personal information with any third parties without your consent, except as necessary to provide you with the services offered by us or to comply with the law. This Website may not be used by our Clients for any illegal purposes or advertising. We may use your personal information to verify your identity, to follow up with transactions initiated on the Website, and for general business purposes related to your preferences. We may also use your contact information to inform you of any changes to the Website, or to send you additional information about Company.
(b) ANONYMOUS INFORMATION. We use anonymous information to analyze our Website traffic, but we do not examine this information for individually identifying information. In addition, we may use anonymous IP addresses to help diagnose problems with our server, to administer our Website, or to display the content according to your preferences.
(d) DISCLOSURE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION. We may disclose personal information if required to do so by law, or in the good-faith belief that such action is necessary to (1) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on Company or its parent company, subsidiaries or affiliates, (2) protect and defend the rights or property of Company or the users of the Website, (3) act under exigent circumstances to protect the safety of the public or users of the Website or (4) to prevent the use of the Website from illegal or inappropriate purposes, as we, in our sole discretion may determine.
(e) ACCESS TO INFORMATION. Unfortunately, we do not maintain any procedures for you to review or request changes to the information that we collect about you, except that you may request that we remove all information about you from our database by contacting us in accordance with Section 6.1 below.
The Website has security measures in place to prevent the loss, misuse, and alteration of the information that we obtain from you, but we make no assurances about our ability to prevent any such loss, misuse, to you or to any third party arising out of any such loss, misuse, or alteration.
- WEBSITE AREAS BEYOND COMPANY’S CONTROL
5.1. PUBLIC FORUMS
The Website may include interactive forums such as message boards and chat rooms. The use of these forums or message boards by you is your own choice. Please remember that any information that is disclosed in these areas becomes public information, and you should exercise caution when deciding to disclose your personal information, as it will remain on the internet forever.
5.2. THIRD PARTY WEBSITES
The Website may contain links to other websites. If you choose to visit other websites, we are not responsible for the privacy practices or content of those other websites, and it is your responsibility to review the privacy policies at those websites to confirm that you understand and agree with their policies.
- CONTACT INFORMATION AND POLICY UPDATES
6.1. CONTACTING US
If you have any questions about this Policy, our practices related to this Website, or if you would like to have us remove your information from our database please feel contact us at the following: firstname.lastname@example.org; 415 399-0993; or in person at 605 Market St. Suite 505, San Francisco, CA 94105
6.2. UPDATES AND CHANGES
We reserve the right, at any time, to add to, change, update, or modify this Policy, simply by posting such change, update, or modification on the Website and without any other notice to you. Any such change, update, or modification will be effective immediately upon posting on the Website. It is your responsibility to review this Policy from time to time to ensure that you continue to agree with all of its terms, and we recommend you check the website frequently.
Pallaidan Law Group
Our firm is multi-disciplinary, serving individuals, businesses, and other organizations. We emphasize delivering superior value while developing client relationships characterized by highly personalized service, and practical, creative legal solutions.
605 Market Street, Suite 505
San Francisco, CA 94105