At Wallin & Klarich, we place high value on the privacy of our website’s users. Our law firm works hard to make sure that you have safe access to the most updated and relevant legal information presented on all five of our websites:
- Personal information we collect through each of the five websites;
- Other information collected to enhance functionality of our websites;
- With whom this information is shared;
- How this information is secured;
- How policy changes will be communicated; and
- How to address concerns over use of personal data.
Personal Information Collected Through Each Website of Wallin & Klarich
Wallin & Klarich will only collect the personal information that you provide us through our online form, an email or a phone call. Such personal information may consist of your name, phone number, physical address, email address and details about your case. The personal information collected is used solely for the possible delivery of our legal services to those that provide such information. Unless you ask us not to, we may contact you via email in the future to inform you about our legal services, or new court rulings or changes that may pertain to your legal matter. If you do not want us to contact you, please email us at [email protected].
Other Information Collected to Enhance the Functionality of our Websites
Our websites automatically collect the Internet Protocol (IP) address of each visitor. Every computer is assigned an IP address when using the internet. In addition to collecting your computer’s IP address, we collect the following:
- Your browser type and language;
- The date and time of your visit;
- The referral source that directed you to our website(s);
- The operating system platform and device you may be running; and
- Any search terms (i.e., keywords) that you may have used on any search engine to find our website(s).
We use “cookies” on our websites, which consist of pieces of data stored on your hard drive to help us improve your access to our sites. Cookies can also help us track and target the interests of our users to enhance their experience on our sites. However, a cookie is in no way linked to any personally identifiable information on our sites.
This information is collected for the purposes of (a) enhancing the functionality of our websites and (b) helping with our understanding of where our visitors come from, what they are looking for and what page(s) of our website they find most useful.
With Whom is the Information Collected Shared?
We will not share your personal information with any third parties, other than as necessary to fulfill your request (e.g., email and newsletter processing company).
How We Secure Our Data
Wallin & Klarich uses third party vendors and hosting partners to provide the necessary hardware, software, networking, storage and related technology. We take appropriate physical, electronic and other security measures to help safeguard personal information from unauthorized access, alteration or disclosure.
Only employees who need the information to perform a specific job (e.g., legal assistants, lawyers, billing and credit department) are granted access to personally identifiable information.
Addressing Concerns Over Use of Personal Data
If you have any questions, comments, or concerns regarding the use of your personal data, please email us at [email protected].