Use of Your Information
We may use Your Information and other information we gather about your use of this Website for the purposes of:
- providing you with access to our Website and personalising your visit to our Website;
- administering, supporting, improving and developing our business and services;
- dealing with your enquiries and providing you with information about services which are similar to services you previously received from us;
- marketing, as referred to in the section headed ‘Direct Marketing’ below;
- letting you know about new legal developments;
- providing you with alerts, newsletters and information about events or conferences;
- seeking your participation in surveys or research by email, phone, fax or mail; and
- modifying and improving our Website.
We may also contact you for other purposes that you consent to from time to time. You can opt-out from receiving further marketing communications from us at any time by emailing us at the link in each of our e-mails.
We will collect and use Your Information in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998 (“DPA”) and Privacy & Electronic Communications (EC Directive) Regulations 2003 as well as equivalent data protection laws that apply to our operations in the European Union and elsewhere in the world.
Disclosing Your Information to Third Parties
Your personal data (including your name, correspondence address, phone number, facsimile number and email address) may be used for the purpose of marketing of our legal, regulatory and advisory services but we may not do so unless we have obtained your express consent (which includes an indication of no objection). We may contact you for such purpose by telephone, SMS, post, e-mail, fax or automated message. You can opt-out from receiving further marketing communications from us at any time by emailing us at the link in each of our e-mails.
Your Data Rights
In accordance with your legal rights under the DPA and other applicable law, you may request to receive information regarding the personal data that we collect about you and other details about what we use Your Information for, or to request the correction of any incorrect personal information that we may hold about you. In some circumstances, applicable law also allows you to request that we delete personal information we hold about you which causes you unwarranted damage or distress. If you would like to exercise any of the above rights, please write to us at the email address in the ‘Contact’ section below. Where applicable law allows, we reserve the right to make a small charge to cover our administrative expenses in responding to your request. We may also require further information to verify your identity or locate the specific information that you seek before responding.
Security to Protect Your Information
We employ appropriate technical and organisational security measures to protect Your Information from being accessed by unauthorised persons and against unlawful processing, accidental loss, destruction and damage. We will retain Your Information for a reasonable period or (if longer) as long as the law requires us to. We also endeavour to take all reasonable steps to protect Your Information from external threats. However, please be aware that there are inherent security risks of sending information by public networks or on public computers and we cannot therefore 100% guarantee the security of any data disclosed or transmitted over the internet.
By using this Website, you consent to us using “cookies” and similar technologies. Cookies are small pieces of information sent by the web server that hosts our Website to the web browser (for example, Internet Explorer, Safari, Google Chrome or Firefox) on the computer or device you use to access or Website. These cookies enable our web server to collect information from the browser on your device about your browsing activity when using this device to access our Website.
If you have further comments, queries and requests relating to how we use Your Information please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.