Last updated on October 13, 2018
Your privacy is important to us.
If you have any questions, please contact us at [email protected].
Information We Collect
When you interact with us through the Site, we may collect Personal Data and other information from you, as further described below:
Non-Identifiable Data: When you interact with Karl Dowden Law through the Site, we receive and store certain personally non-identifiable information. Such information, which is collected passively using various technologies, cannot presently be used to specifically identify you. Karl Dowden Law may store such information itself or such information may be included in databases owned and maintained by Karl Dowden Law affiliates, agents or service providers. The Site may use such information and pool it with other information to track, for example, the total number of visitors to our Site, the number of visitors to each page of our Site, and the domain names of our visitors’ Internet service providers. It is important to note that no Personal Data is available or used in this process.
Aggregated Personal Data: In an ongoing effort to better understand and serve the users of the Site, Karl Dowden Law often conducts research on its customer demographics, interests and behavior based on the Personal Data and other information provided to us. This research may be compiled and analyzed on an aggregate basis, and Karl Dowden Law may share this aggregate data with its affiliates, agents and business partners. This aggregate information does not identify you personally. Karl Dowden Law may also disclose aggregated user statistics in order to describe our services to current and prospective business partners, and to other third parties for other lawful purposes.
Our Use of Your Personal Data and Other Information
If you provide Personal Data for a certain reason, we may use the Personal Data in connection with the reason for which it was provided. For instance, if you contact us by email, we will use the Personal Data you provide to answer your question.
Karl Dowden Law and its subsidiaries and affiliates (the “Related Companies”) may also use your Personal Data and other personally non-identifiable information collected through the Site to help us improve the content and functionality of the Site, to better understand our users and to improve the Site.
Karl Dowden Law and its affiliates may use this information to contact you in the future to tell you about services we believe will be of interest to you. If we do so, each marketing communication we send you will contain instructions permitting you to “opt-out” of receiving future marketing communications. In addition, if at any time you wish not to receive any future marketing communications or you wish to have your name deleted from our mailing lists, please contact us as indicated below.
Our Disclosure of Your Personal Data and Other Information
Karl Dowden Law is not in the business of selling your information. We consider this information to be a vital part of our relationship with you. There are, however, certain circumstances in which we may share your Personal Data with certain third parties without further notice to you, as set forth below:
Firm Transfers: As we develop our firm, we might sell or buy firms or assets. In the event of an entity sale, merger, reorganization, dissolution or similar event, Personal Data may be part of the transferred assets.
Agents, Consultants, and Related Third Parties: Karl Dowden Law, like many businesses, sometimes hires other companies to perform certain business-related functions. Examples of such functions include mailing information, maintaining databases and processing payments. When we employ another entity to perform a function of this nature, we only provide them with the information that they need to perform their specific function.
Legal Requirements: Karl Dowden Law may disclose your Personal Data if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (i) comply with a legal obligation; (ii) protect and defend the rights or property of Karl Dowden Law; (iii) act in urgent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of the Site or the public; or (iv) protect against legal liability.
You can visit the Site without providing any Personal Data. If you choose not to provide any Personal Data, you may not be able to use certain features of the Site.
If you would like to update, correct or modify any personally identifiable information that you have provided to us, please email us at [email protected] and once we confirm your information, we will update such information within a reasonable amount of time. You may also contact us to request that your personally identifiable information be removed from our database, however, please understand that it may be impossible to remove your information completely due to backups and records of deletion.
Links to Other Web Sites
Karl Dowden Law takes reasonable steps to protect the Personal Data provided via the Site from loss, misuse, and unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, or destruction. However, no transmission over the Internet (including but not limited to email) is ever fully secure or error-free. Your use of the Site demonstrates your assumption of this risk. For more information on protecting your privacy, please visit www.ftc.gov/privacy.
We retain client contact information and prospective client information if provided to us via the Site or by any third party service we use. That information may include phone numbers, full names, business addresses, and email addresses. Any payment information is managed by third-party, reputable vendors. We use and store any information obtained to connect with, market and/or do business with the persons who have interacted with the Site. Contact information is stored indefinitely unless the individual requests in writing that such information be deleted.
Other Terms and Conditions
Your access to and use of the Site is subject to the Terms of Service at karldowdenlaw.com/terms-of-service.