What personal information is collected through this website?
We collect information about our users in three ways:
- Directly from the user
- From our web server log
- Through cookies
How is it used?
If you fill out the “contact” form on this website, we ask you to provide some personal information such as e-mail address, name, phone number, and state. We only require that you provide an e-mail address on the contact form. Further, if chat 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, 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. We are not 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 also use the 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. We store that information in web server logs or 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
- 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
- Numbers of links you click within the site
- Date and time of your visit
- Web page from which you arrived at our site
- Pages you viewed on the site
- Certain searches or queries conducted via our website
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.
If you wish to disable cookies from this site, you can do so using your browser. You should understand that some features of many sites may not function properly if you don’t accept cookies. For more information about using browsers to manage cookies, please see All About Cookies.
We may use services hosted by third parties, including Adobe Site Catalyst, to assist in providing our services and to help us understand the use of our site by our visitors. These services may collect information sent by your browser as part of a web page request, including your IP address or cookies. If these third-party services collect information, they do so anonymously and in the aggregate to provide information helpful to us such as website trends, without identifying individual visitors.
California Do Not Track
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.
How is personal information protected?
We take certain appropriate security measures to protect your personal information from accidental loss, unauthorized access, use, or disclosure. However, we cannot guarantee that unauthorized people cannot defeat our security measures.
Who has access to the information?
We do not sell, rent, or lease mailing lists or other user data to others. We do not make your personal information available to any unaffiliated parties.
Except, as follows:
- Agents, website vendors, or contractors who may use it on our behalf or in connection with their relationship with us.
- If we cannot assist with your matter but know an unaffiliated attorney or firm that can help you, we may refer you and share the information you provided us with that party.
- 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 liquidated during bankruptcy proceedings, or believe in good faith that sharing the data is necessary to protect our rights or property.
How can I correct, amend, or delete my personal information or opt-out of future 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 or correct any data we have about you.
- Ask us to delete any data we have about you.
- Opt-out of future communications from us.
Effective September 14, 2015.