Information Collection, Use, and Sharing
We may use third party analytics tools, such as Google Analytics and Facebook Analytics, in order to better understand your use of our Platform and how we can improve them. These tools collect information sent by your browser or mobile device, including the pages you visit and other usage information. For more information regarding how Google collects, uses, and shares your information please visit http://www.google.com/policies/privacy/partners/. To prevent data from being used by Google Analytics, you can download the opt-out browser add-on at: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en. You can opt out of Facebook Analytics on your profile under settings and privacy.
We may use the personal information we collect for the following purposes: to facilitate your request for a free consultation and/or case evaluation; to determine your legal needs; to provide you with legal and/or other services as you request of us; to create, manage, and monitor your account; to respond to your inquiries and communicate with you, including placing calls or sending texts using any automated technology, including prerecorded messages; to operate, troubleshoot, and improve the website; to process your transactions, invoices, and settlement payments; to understand your interests, personalize your experience on the website, and deliver information about products and services relevant to your interests; to respond to your inquiries and requests for customer support, including to investigate and to address your concerns and monitor and improve our responses.
We may use your personal information to send you newsletters, legal updates, event information, marketing communications, and other information that may interest you.
We use personal information for research and development purposes and to understand how people are using our website, including by generating and analyzing statistics, preferences, and usage trends, to make our website and other offerings better, diagnose technical issues, and develop new features and functionality. As part of these activities, we may create aggregated, de-identified or other anonymous data from personal information we collect. We make personal information into anonymous data by removing information that makes the data personally identifiable to you. We may use this anonymous data and share it with third parties for our lawful business purposes, including to analyze and improve the website and promote our business.
Service Providers. Law Office of Maria R. Alaimo, LLC may share your personal information with third-party service providers that perform services for us or on our behalf, such as web-hosting companies, mailing vendors, analytics providers, event hosting services, and information technology providers.
Other Law Firms or Lawyers. Law Office of Maria R. Alaimo, LLC may share, at your direction or with your permission or consent, your personal information with other law firms and/or other lawyers where we jointly represent a client and when we refer cases or potential cases to other attorneys, or as otherwise required in connection with our legal representation of you. Personal information provided pursuant to an attorney/client relationship may not be shared with third parties except as is done with such precautions to preserve the confidentiality of such information and any attorney/client privilege as may attach to such information
Professional Advisors. We may disclose your personal information to our professional advisors, such as lawyers, bankers, auditors and insurers, where necessary in the course of the professional services that they render to us.
Consent. Law Office of Maria R. Alaimo, LLC may otherwise disclose your personal information in accordance with your consent.
If you no longer wish to receive marketing communications from us, you can let us know by sending an email to [email protected] or by mail at the address provided below in “Contact Us”. The electronic marketing communications we send may also contain an opt-out mechanism. Please note that it may take up to 10 calendar days to remove your contact information from our marketing communications lists, so you may receive correspondence from us for a short time after you make your request. Please also contact us to update or correct your information if it changes or if you believe that any information that we have collected about you is inaccurate. We may offer communications via SMS texts or similar technology sent by Law Office of Maria R. Alaimo, LLC or our service providers, such as when we send you text messages for customer service, account-related, or marketing purposes. To stop receiving text messages, reply STOP. Please note that we may send you a message to confirm receipt of your STOP request. Message and data rates may apply for this service. You can also opt-out of marketing texts by emailing us your request and mobile telephone number to [email protected].
Most browsers let you remove or stop accepting cookies from the websites you visit. To do this, follow the instructions in your browser’s settings. Many browsers accept cookies by default until you change your settings. If you do not accept cookies, however, you may not be able to use all functionality of the website and our site may not work properly.
You can also limit collection of your information for interest-based ads by blocking third party cookies in your browser settings or using privacy plug-ins or ad blocking software that help you block third party cookies. In addition, your mobile device settings may provide functionality to limit use of the advertising ID associated with your mobile device for targeted online advertising purposes.
Law Office of Maria R. Alaimo, LLC takes commercially reasonable measures to secure and protect the personal information we collect. Nevertheless, no security system is impenetrable. We cannot guarantee the absolute security of your personal information. Moreover, we are not responsible for the security of information you transmit to us over networks that we do not control, including the Internet and wireless networks.