Last updated January 30, 2020
Lopes Law LLC (the “Firm”), our lawyers, and our other professionals value the privacy of our clients, and Blog or Website visitors. Any of the following personal information that may be made available to the Firm when someone visits, browses or navigates the Lopes Law LLC website shall be kept confidential, to the best reasonable ability of Lopes Law LLC, and its agents or affiliates:
- First and last name
- Company, home, postal or other physical address
- Other contact information, for example, telephone number, fax number, email address, and other similar information
- Title or position in a company or an organization
- Personal interests
- Any other information needed to provide a service you requested
Examples of when our website’s visitors provide their personal information include, but are not be limited to:
- Emailing, calling or communicating with Lopes Law LLC, or one of our lawyers or other professionals
- Posting a question or comment through the Lopes Law LLC website
- Requests for literature or other information from Lopes Law LLC
- Registering to attend a seminar or any event hosted by Lopes Law LLC
- Participation in an online survey hosted by or for the benefit of Lopes Law LLC
- Requesting inclusion in an email or other mailing list
- Logging in to the Lopes Law LLC website, which requires a user name or a password
- Any other business-related reason
The Firm provides you the opportunity to agree or decline to give your personal information via the Internet. The Firm, or one of its agents, affiliates, lawyers or other professionals, will make reasonable efforts to inform visitors of the purpose for the collection of information, and the Firm does not intend to transfer your personal information to third parties without your consent, except under the limited conditions described under the discussion entitled “Information Sharing and Disclosure” (below). If you provide us with your personal information, we may transfer that information, within the Firm or to a third party service provider as necessary.
Domain Information Collection
The Firm may collect domain information to enable us to analyze how our visitors use the Firm website. This data enables us to analyze how often people visit our website, facilitates familiarity with people who visit our website, and what parts of the Firm website they visit most often. The Firm uses this information to improve our website-based content, information and experience. This information is collected automatically and requires no action on your part.
This website may use “Cookies” (files that the website places on your hard drive for identification purposes – as many websites typically do). A Cookie can contain information such as: a user ID, to track the pages visited; however, generally, the personal information contained in a Cookie is information you (the visitor) supplies voluntarily. These files are used for site registration and customization the next time you visit the Firm’s website.
Information Sharing and Disclosure
Your personal information is never shared outside the Firm without your permission, except under the following conditions:
- When you consent to share your information with a third party service provider, working on our behalf to better serve you
- Engaging the Firm to provide you with a product or service
The Firm will also disclose your personal information if required to do so by law, or in reasonably exigent circumstances, to protect personal safety, the public or our website.
The Firm strives to reasonably safeguard every visitor’s personal information, however, the Firm urges you to take every precaution to protect your personal data when you are on the Internet. The Firm recommends that visitors and internet users change their passwords often, and (in creating passwords) that visitors and internet users should use a mixture combination of letters, numbers, and special characters.
Protecting the Privacy of Children
Children under the age of thirteen (13) years old are not the target audience for the Firm’s website. To protect the privacy of children under the age of thirteen (13), the Firm prohibits the solicitation of personal information from children under the age of thirteen (13) years old.
Links to Third Party Sites
The Firm’s website may contain links to other third party websites. The Firm does not share visitors’ personal information with those third party websites, and the Firm is not responsible for any third party website’s privacy policies or practices. The Firm encourages visitors and internet users to learn about the privacy policies of those third party companies.