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PRIVACY POLICY

The Library of Law (the Site) is committed to protecting your privacy, our website Privacy Policy sets out what information we collect, how we collect it, what we do with it and how we protect this information. By using the Site you agree to allow us to collect the following information about you and your use of our Site. Definitions used here have the same meaning as those in the User Agreement.

1. Personal Data

We collect personal details from you if you choose to provide us with personal information about yourself, either through a form on our Site or by sending us an e-mail . These details may include (where applicable) personal names, business names, company logo, telephone numbers, e-mail and IP addresses, web addresses and postal addresses, language preferences, details of educational background, professional information, or other similar information, the Password used by you to access the Site, and individual profile information . We may also obtain personally identifiable information from third parties.

If you visit our Web site simply to browse, we do collect and analyse information from people who visit our Site and may collect general information about the way in which you use our Site, including the time and duration of visit, which pages you visited, type of web browser used, the operating system/platform you are using, your IP address, language preference, the web sites from which you linked to us, the web sites to which you linked from our Site and your CPU speed. We also may note whether and how you use the Site by recording Site traffic patterns and "clickstreams".   We may use this information to identify levels and areas of interest in our Site and to improve and refine our Site to evaluate which information we provide is most heavily used, how many visitors we receive, and how we might improve our service .

Your data may be used for the following purposes, contacting you in the event of security, administrative, crime prevention/detection, legal purposes, statistical and marketing analysis, systems testing, credit or other payment card verification/screening, customer surveys and customer relations communications. We may use Pixel tags to enable us to send email messages in a format customers can read, and they tell us whether mail has been opened. We may use this information to reduce or eliminate messages sent to customers

We may use personally identifiable information, whether provided by you or independently obtained by the Site in the course of our research, to evaluate lawyers as part of our selection process and in connection with the advertisements or other items or services. From time to time, we may use your personal information to contact you, to send you additional information, to send important notices, such as communications about changes to our terms, conditions, and policies or to otherwise communicate with you in relation to matters of importance to us.

We will not trade, sell, or otherwise commercially disseminate any personal any personally identifiable information provided by our visitors , except as part of a professional profile published in connection with your contribution or listing on our Site. We may also use your information in connection with or in the event of a reorganisation, merger, or sale of all or a portion of our business and we may transfer any and all personal information we collect to the relevant third party .

In addition, we may disclose personally identifiable information from time to time to our associate companies within our group and controlled by us to assist in their marketing efforts. We may disclose personally identifiable information when the law requires such disclosure, in response to legal process and law enforcement requests, and as necessary to protect the operations, property, interests, and rights of the Owner, its associates, Users and others. We may also disclose information about you if we determine that disclosure is reasonably necessary to enforce our Terms.

Please also remember the additional warnings under "Disclaimers/ User Agreement" not to send confidential or sensitive information, to us through this Site.

We may also disclose your information to unaffiliated contracted third parties or companies who act as "data processors" on our behalf or who assist us in managing and maintaining our customer information or Site , or to ancillary service providers. At no time will we authorise those parties to use your information for any other purpose. Additionally, we may share, rent or sell to third parties aggregated, non-personally identifiable information about visitors to the Site, such as how many users clicked on a particular advertisement. Such information does not identify individual users. Except as set forth in this policy, at no time will we disseminate personally identifiable information to unaffiliated third parties.

2. Altering my Personal Information?

You may access and update the information which we hold about you as a Contributor by logging in and accessing the relevant page in your Contributor section of the website.

3. Cookies

This Site uses cookies to enable us to improve our service to you and to provide certain features that you may find useful. Cookies are small text files that are transferred to your computer's hard drive through your web browser to enable us to recognise your browser and help us to track visitors to our Site thus enabling us to understand better the products and services that will be most suitable to you. A cookie contains your contact information and information to allow us to identify your computer when you travel around the Site for the purpose of helping you accomplish your viewing and help us keep track of how you use the Site. This will make it easier for you to use the Site during subsequent visits. It will also allow us to gather demographic information about our user base as a whole. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but, if you wish, you can set your browser to prevent it from accepting cookies. The "help" portion of the toolbar on most browsers will tell you how to prevent your browser from accepting new cookies, how to have the browser notify you when you receive a new cookie, or how to disable cookies altogether. However, please note that disabling cookies may have a negative impact on Site performance.

For more information about cookies and how to stop cookies being installed visit the following website: http://www.allaboutcookies.org .

4. Links to Third Party Websites

This privacy statement only covers this Site that we own and control. It does not cover links to other websites and accordingly any information collected by those parties that own and control those websites or their use of cookies. Please be aware that individual organisations operate their own policies regarding the use and sale of personal information and the use of cookies. If you have a concern regarding the way your personal information will be used on other sites then you are advised to read the relevant privacy statement or in the absence of such a statement on the site, contact the company concerned.

5. Security

We take reasonable care to ensure the security of this Site. The data you provide to us is protected using an industry standard method of encrypting personal information so that they can be securely transferred over the internet. Although we use security that we believe to be appropriate to protect the limited personal identifying information disclosed to us on this Site, we do not guarantee that our security precautions will protect against and we expressly disclaim any liability for any loss, misuse, or alteration of your information or from your access to or use of our information.

6. Changes to Privacy Statement

Our Privacy Statement may change from time to time and any changes to the statement will be posted on this page.

7. Contact Us

If you do not want us to continue to use information previously given by you on or through this Site to contact you, or if you wish to correct such information, please contact us by email.


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