Shoup Legal, a Professional Law Corporation (“Shoup Legal”) is committed to protecting your privacy. This Statement of Privacy applies to the Shoup Legal web site and governs data collection and usage. By using the Shoup Legal website, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.
1. Collection of your Personal Information
Shoup Legal collects personally identifiable information, such as your e-mail address, name, home or work address or telephone number. There is also information about your computer hardware and software that is automatically collected by Shoup Legal. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring web site addresses. This information is used by Shoup Legal for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the Shoup Legal website.
2. Use of your Personal Information
Shoup Legal collects and uses your personal information to operate the Shoup Legal web site and deliver the services you have requested. Shoup Legal also uses your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from Shoup Legal. Shoup Legal may also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered.
Shoup Legal does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties. In addition, Shoup Legal may share data with trusted partners to help us perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to Shoup Legal , and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information. Shoup Legal however maintains strict confidentiality of its clients’ personally identifiable information as required by law.
Shoup Legal does not use or disclose sensitive personal information, such as race, religion, or political affiliations, without your explicit consent.
Shoup Legal keeps track of the web sites and pages our customers visit within Shoup Legal, in order to determine what Shoup Legal services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within Shoup Legal to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.
Shoup Legal websites will disclose your personal information, without notice, only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on Shoup Legal or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of Shoup Legal; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of Shoup Legal, or the public. The foregoing shall however always comply with that which is required of Shoup Legal in accordance with state and federal law.
The Shoup Legal Web site use “cookies” to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.
You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the Shoup Legal services or web sites you visit.
4. Security of your Personal Information
Shoup Legal secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. Shoup Legal secures the personally identifiable information you provide on computer servers in a controlled, secure environment, protected from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. When personal information (such as a credit card number) is transmitted to other websites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol.
5. Access, Correction or Deletion of Information
If you would like to review the personal information that has been collected about you via the Shoup Legal website, or request that we update or delete it, please provide it in writing to [email protected]
6. Children Under Thirteen (13)
Shoup Legal does not knowingly collect personally identifiable data from children under the age of thirteen (13). If you are under the age of thirteen (13) you must ask a parent or guardian before you access this site.
7. Third Party Websites and Links
Our sites may contain links to other sites whose information practices may be different than ours. Visitors should consult the other sites’ privacy notices as we have no control over information that is submitted to, or collected by, these third parties.
8. Changes to this Statement
Shoup Legal will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and customer feedback. Shoup Legal encourages you to periodically review this Statement of Privacy to be informed of how Shoup Legal is protecting your information.
9. Contact Information
Shoup Legal welcomes your comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that Shoup Legal has not adhered to this Statement of Privacy, please contact Shoup Legal at [email protected]. We will use commercially reasonable efforts to promptly determine and remedy the problem.