Website Privacy Statement
What is Personal Information?
“Personal Information” is information about an identifiable individual or information that allows an individual to be identified. It includes, but is not limited to: a person’s name, home address, telephone number, personal e-mail address(es), billing and account information, financial institution, employment information, medical information and information about a client’s legal issue(s).
Collection of Personal Information
You may visit our Website without providing any of your personal information to us. At this time, the only personal information that we collect through our Website is personal information that you voluntarily provide to us through the “Contact Us” portion of the Website, when you choose to send an e-mail to us at McKenna Storer
We may automatically collect anonymous information related to your use of our Website, such as the date and time you visit the Website and the pages you visit on the Website. Our server may also automatically collect information about the type of browser you use and the name of your Internet Service Provider.
Use of Personal Information
Any Personal Information you provide to us when you send us an email is only used solely to identify who you are and to respond to the purpose for which you submitted the message.
In order to protect their own interests, individuals or organization should not send confidential information to McKenna Storer until they have had a direct discussion with a professional at the firm about retaining McKenna Storer to provide legal services.
McKenna Storer may disclose Personal Information to organizations that perform services on behalf of the firm. Personal Information will only be provided to such organizations if they agree to use such information solely for the purposes of providing services to McKenna Storer and under the instruction of McKenna Storer. Further, they must agree to act in a manner consistent with the relevant principles articulated in this policy.
Please note that there are circumstances where the use and/or disclosure of Personal Information may be justified or permitted or where our firm is obliged to disclose information without consent. Such circumstances include:
- Where McKenna Storer is required by law or by order or by requirement of a court, administrative agency or other governmental tribunal to disclose certain information;
- Where McKenna Storer believes, upon reasonable grounds, that disclosure is necessary to protect the rights, privacy, safety or property of an identifiable person or group;
- Where disclosure is necessary to establish or collect money owing to McKenna Storer;
- Where disclosure is necessary to permit McKenna Storer to pursue available remedies or limit any damages that McKenna Storer may sustain; or
- Where the information is public.
Where obliged or permitted to disclose information without consent, McKenna Storer will not disclose more information than is required.
McKenna Storer keeps track of the Web sites and pages our customers visit within McKenna Storer in order to determine what McKenna Storer services are most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within McKenna Storer to customers whose behaviour indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.
Third Party Links
The Website may include links to third party websites. These linked sites have separate and independent privacy policies which we recommend you read carefully. We have no control over such sites and, therefore, have no responsibility or liability for the manner in which the organizations that operate such linked sites may collect, use, disclose, or otherwise treat your personal information.
Security of Personal Information
We make reasonable efforts to protect personally identifiable information that you submit over the website from loss, misuse, and unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration and destruction, which may include the use of firewalls and other security measures on our servers. However, the firm does not warrant or represent that its level of security meets or exceeds any particular standard, and no server or internet transmission is ever 100% secure or error-free.
Effective Date: September 28, 2016