I. Information We Collect
You may choose to provide either business or personally identifiable or "personal" information (such as your name, address, business, telephone number and email address)
on this website or in the course of our provision of professional services to you. Here are the ways you may provide the information, the types of information you
may submit and how Consumer Litigation Associates, P.C., Kelly Guzzo, PLC, Cohen Consumer Law, PLC, and/or their affiliates (collectively, "The Firms" "we," "us" or "our")
may collect, retain and use information.
For European data protection purposes, The Firms are the data controller (i.e. the company responsible for, and which controls the processing of your personal information).
Provision of personal information by you may be necessary for the performance of any contractual relationship with you, for compliance with our legal obligations,
or where in our legitimate interest for the purposes set out below. Please note that you have the right to object to the processing of your personal information
where the processing is carried out for our legitimate interest.
The types of information we may collect include business information, personal information about you such as your name, address, telephone number, email address,
personal identification numbers including your social insurance number, and other information incidental to the provision of professional services to you.
II. How We Use Personal Information
We collect and use personal information for the following purposes:
to perform our services, and fulfil any legal duties in connection therewith;
to establish and maintain commercial relationships with clients, suppliers and other third parties, including to issue invoices,
administer accounts, collect and process payments, evaluate credit standing, and to fulfil contractual obligations; and
to maintain, develop and manage our document management, knowledge-management and precedent systems and databases; and
When you provide us with the personal information of other individuals in the course of our provision of professional services to you,
we are relying on you to have obtained – and to maintain – the requisite authority under applicable privacy laws for the disclosure of such
personal information to us, and our subsequent collection, use and disclosure of such personal information, including
obtaining appropriate consent from such individuals.
III. Tracking Activity on Our Website
In order to improve the site, we may track whether or not a site visitor is new or returning and collect information about our users through automatic
data collection tools, which may include “cookies” and other commonly used technologies (e.g. web beacons). This information includes, without limitation,
your web browser, location, and Internet Protocol (IP) address. Cookies are small strings of text that are sent by the site to your browser and then
stored by your browser on your computer’s hard drive. Information collected via cookies will be used solely for statistical reporting, unless you are a
repeat visitor to our website, in which case a code in the cookie file may enable the site to label you as a particular user so that we may
personalize and enhance your experience on our site. In addition, if you submit personal information (e.g., name, address, email, etc.) via an
electronic form contained on our website, the cookie file may enable us to identify you by such personally identifiable information in connection with
collecting statistical information and personalizing your experience on our site. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but it is possible
to change your browser setup so that it does not accept cookies. However, rejecting cookies may prevent you from taking advantage of certain portions of
our site. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to
manage and delete them, visit the website: http://www.allaboutcookies.org.
We also use a tracking service that allows us to determine if a visitor accessed our website from a third-party advertisement service. This information is only a transaction count.
time and across third-party websites or online services. Accordingly, we do not currently process or comply with any web browser’s “do not track”
signal or other mechanisms that provide consumers with the ability to exercise choice regarding the collection of personally identifiable information about your
authorized any third parties to collect personally identifiable information about your online activities over time and across different websites when you
use the site. Nonetheless, such third-party companies (e.g., companies providing features or functionality on the site, etc.) may collect and use
information during your visits to our site and other websites in order to provide advertisements on other sites about goods and services likely to be of
greater interest to you. These companies typically use a cookie or a third-party Web beacon to collect such information.
IV. Information We Share
We do not sell, rent, trade or otherwise disclose personal information about our website visitors, clients or other individuals, except as described here.
We may, as permitted by law, share information provided by our website visitors, clients or other individuals with our affiliates and with service providers
we may retain to perform services on our behalf. For example, we use services providers to provide services such as hosting The Firms' sites and operating
certain of their features, document and data storage and management, providing client services, maintaining the security of our systems, software support and
office services, and sending email or other communications. These service providers are not authorized by us to use or disclose the information except as
necessary to perform services on our behalf or to comply with legal requirements. In addition, we may disclose information about you (i) if we are required
or permitted to do so by applicable US, Canadian or other laws or regulations or by legal process, (ii) in response to a search warrant or other request from
law enforcement authorities or other government officials in such jurisdictions, (iii) if we believe disclosure is necessary or appropriate to prevent physical
harm or financial loss or in connection with an investigation of suspected or actual illegal activity, (iv) to protect the integrity or security of
the site or the interests, rights or property of The Firms, including to establish, exercise or defend a legal claim; (v) to detect, prevent or suppress
V. Links to Other Sites
On occasion, we provide links to other websites for your convenience and information. These sites operate independently and are not under our control.
These sites may have their own privacy notices in place, which we strongly suggest you review if you visit any linked websites. We are not
responsible for the privacy practices or policies of such third parties, content of these sites, any products or services that may be offered through these sites, or any other use of these sites.
VI. Children Under Age 18
While the content of our page may be suitable for audiences of any age, the site is not designed for children and we do not knowingly collect, use or
disclose any personally identifiable information from those under the age of 18, without the consent of a parent or guardian. By accessing and
using our site, you hereby represent that you are at least 18 years of age.
We use commercially reasonable administrative, technical, and physical measures in an effort to protect against loss, theft, and unauthorized
disclosure, access, use, alteration or destruction of personal information in our possession. Please be aware, however, that internet data
transmission is not always secure, and we cannot and do not guarantee that information you transmit utilizing our site is secure.
VIII. Business Transfer
If we should in the future sell or otherwise transfer some or all of our assets to a third party in connection with a proposed or completed acquisition or sale (including transfers made as part of insolvency or bankruptcy proceedings), or a corporate reorganization or share sale or other change in corporate control, the personally identifiable information and/or other information in our records may be disclosed to any such potential or actual purchasers of such assets or may be among those assets transferred.
IX. Notice to Users Outside the United States of America
Where you are located outside of the United States, for example in the European Economic Area (“EEA”), by using this site and providing us your personally identifiable information, you hereby explicitly acknowledge and consent to (i) the transfer of such information to recipients in countries located outside of your country of origin, (including the United States where the site is hosted) which may not provide a similar or adequate level of protection to that provided by your home country. Your personal information may be maintained on servers in the US, and processed by our affiliates and other third party service providers in the US or other jurisdictions and as such, your data is subject to United States law. You can withdraw your consent at any time. The withdrawal of consent shall not affect the lawfulness of processing based on consent before its withdrawal.
X. Your Rights
If you are an individual located in the EEA or Canada, you may have certain rights, which may be subject to limitations and/or restrictions. These rights may include the right to: (i) request access to and rectification or erasure of your personally identifiable information; (ii) obtain restriction of processing or to object to processing of your personally identifiable information; and (iii) have your personal data transmitted to you or a third party in a digital format. You also have the right to lodge a complaint about the processing of your personally identifiable information with your local data protection authority.
XIV. How to Update Your Personal Information or Otherwise Contact Us
It is your responsibility to ensure the personal information we have on file for you is accurate, complete and up to date. If you would like us to inquire about the information we have for you in our records, update your personal information, ask us to remove you from contact lists, or if you have any questions about our or our affiliates’ and service providers’ information practices, please contact us by:
Calling us at:
(8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. Eastern Standard time)
Writing us at:
Consumer Litigation Associates, P.C.
763 J Clyde Morris Blvd, Suite 1A
Newport News, VA 23601
Emailing us at: firstname.lastname@example.org