UPDATED: October 15, 2018
EFFECTIVE: August 27, 2018
WHAT DO WE COLLECT
“Personal Data” means any information relating to an identified or identifiable natural person. We collect Personal Data from one (1) class of users of the service: site visitors who submit information on our Contact form (End Users”).
We collect the information submitted on the site’s Contact form, which may include:
- Comments or Questions
We also collect the following information from clients, referring parties, referred parties, and individuals met at local and/or networking events:
- Company Name
- Representation date and matter, if applicable (month/year) (transactional, privacy, etc)
- Referring source, if applicable
- Company Mailing address, if available
- Phone No.
- Type of firm friend, if applicable (i.e. professional colleague, complementary field, etc.)
We and our third-party service providers may collect certain tracking information about your use of our Site and Service.
HOW DO WE USE YOUR DATA?
Providing support and services
To provide and operate our Site, communicate with you about your use of the Site, provide troubleshooting and technical support, respond to your inquiries, fulfill your orders and requests, process your payments, communicate with you, and for similar service and support purposes.
Responding to your requests
To respond to your inquiries, fulfill your orders and requests, and consider your request or application (eg, if you have submitted a resume or other application information online or by email, we will use it as part of the application review process).
Where necessary, for the administration of our general business, accounting, record keeping and legal functions.
To tailor content we may send or display on the Site, including to offer location customization and personalized help and instructions, and to otherwise personalize your experiences. Newsletters, mailing lists and direct marketing, including to send you newsletters, and information we think may interest you.
Analytics and improvement
To better understand how users access and use the Site, and our other products and offerings, and for other research and analytical purposes, such as to evaluate and improve our services and business operations and to develop services and features.
Protect our legal rights and prevent misuse
Comply with legal obligations
To comply with the law or legal proceedings. For example, we may disclose information in response to subpoenas, court orders, and/or other lawful requests by regulators and/or law enforcement, including responding to national security or law enforcement disclosure requirements, general business operations.
SHARING YOUR DATA
We will not sell, rent, or share Personal Data with third parties outside of our company without your consent, except in the following ways:
Processing Your Payment
We work with PayPal, LawTrades, Nextlaw, and Upcounsel to process your payment in order to use the Services. We do not collect or store your payment information.
We use Personal Data to communicate with you regarding the provision of the Services, but also to let you know about additional features and services we provide that may be of interest to you. If you do not wish to receive marketing communications, you may opt out at any time.
Law Enforcement and Internal Operations
We sometimes contract with other companies and individuals to perform functions or services on our behalf, such as software maintenance, data hosting, sending email messages, etc. We necessarily have to share your Personal Data with such third-parties as may be required to perform their functions. We take steps to ensure that these parties take protecting your privacy as seriously as we do, including entering into Data Processing Addendum(s), EU Model Clauses and/or ensuring these third-parties have EU-U.S. and Swiss-US Privacy Shield certification.
Third-Party Service Providers
Third-Party Provider: Google Analytics
Location of the Processing: United States GDPR compliant (Privacy Shield Certified)
Processing Purpose: General application use reporting including usage and page views
HOW IS MY DATA PROTECTED?
We have implemented reasonable administrative, technical and physical security measures to protect your personal information against unauthorized access, destruction or alteration. However, because no security system can be 100% effective, we cannot completely guarantee the security of any information we store, process or transmit.
Right to Review or Withdraw Consent
You can update most of your Personal Data by submitting your information on the contact form. However, if additional assistance is required to change or delete inaccuracies within your Personal Data or would like to know what information about you was collected, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. We reserve the right to charge for copies of data requested.
Right to Withdraw Consent
You have the right to withdraw consent where such consent is required to share or use data and you may request that we delete your Personal Data. If you receive communications from us and no longer wish to receive them, please follow the removal instructions in the email. Deleting your Personal Data does not mean that all of it will be removed. We retain data as necessary to defend against future legal claims and in accordance with professional retention policy standards.
If you are located in the European Economic Area (EEA) and you would like us to transmit your Personal Data to another company providing similar services, we will work with them to do so upon request and verification of such request with both the requestor and the company receiving the Personal Data.
Right to Redress
If you are located in the EEA and you believe we have violated any data protection laws you may file a complaint with the Data Protection Authority.
TRANSNATIONAL TRANSFER OF DATA
If you are providing your Personal Data to us directly to use our Services, we will transmit your data, including your Personal Data, to the United States in order to fulfill our contractual obligations to you.
YOUR CALIFORNIA PRIVACY RIGHTS
California residents who have an established business relationship with Lachman Law, a Professional Corporation may make a written request to Lachman Law, a Professional Corporation about whether Lachman Law, a Professional Corporation has disclosed any Personal Information to any third-parties for the third-parties’ direct marketing purposes during the prior calendar year. However, for this year, we have not and do not plan on selling your data to any third parties for marketing purposes.
Third Party Websites
We may link to other websites or use third party services to connect with the Service. When you click on one of these links or use these services, you are ‘clicking’ to another website or using a third-party service. Lachman Law, a Professional Corporation does not control the data collection or privacy practices of such third-party sites. We encourage you to read the privacy policies of any third-party sites, as their collection, use and storage practices, and policies may differ from ours.
Minors Under 16-years of Age
Lachman Law, a Professional Corporation does not knowingly collect or store any personal information from or about children under the age of 16.
If you believe a child under the age of 16 has under any circumstances provided us with personal information and data, a parent or legal guardian can email us at Ingrid J. Moran, email@example.com to request that their children’s information be deleted from our records.
Do Not Track
Do Not Track” or DNT is a feature enabled on some browsers that sends a signal to request that a web application disable its tracking or cross-site user tracking. At present, our Site does not respond to or alter its practices when a DNT signal is received.