Protecting your private information is very important to us at David Winterton & Associates. This Statement of Privacy applies to the David Winterton & Associates website and is provided to explain our online policies regarding confidentiality. We govern data collection and usage that relates to the David Winterton & Associates website. By visiting our website and requesting information or services offered on or through this Website, you consent to the data practices described in this policy statement.
COLLECTION OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
David Winterton & Associates collects both personally identifiable information and anonymous demographic information when you use our website. The phrase “personally identifiable information” means any information that can be used to identify or contact a specific individual. We use the information you provide to respond and communicate with you about your legal questions and comments.
- Personal information that we collect includes your e-mail address, name, home or work address or telephone number.
- Anonymous demographic information includes zip code, age, gender, preferences, interests and favorites.
Please note that we are not able to guarantee full security when you provide information through our contact/consultation form. This communication is via email, which is not fully secure, therefore third parties may be able to access it.
There is also information about your computer hardware and software that is automatically collected by David Winterton & Associates when you visit our website. This information can include “cookies”, IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses. Information collected from users is important to ensure the quality of the user experience and gather indicators about the general usage of the web pages.
We recommend you to review the privacy statements of websites you choose to link to/from our website so that you can understand how those websites collect, use and share your information. David Winterton & Associates is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on websites outside of the David Winterton & Associates.
INFORMATION OF CHILDREN
David Winterton & Associates will never knowingly collect any personal information about children under the age of 14. If the Firm obtains actual knowledge that it has collected Personal Information about a child under the age of 14, that information will be immediately deleted from its database.
USE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
David Winterton & Associates collects and uses your personal information to operate the David Winterton & Associates website and provide the services you have requested. David Winterton & Associates does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties. David Winterton & Associates does not use or disclose sensitive personal information, such as race, religion, or political affiliations, without your explicit consent. The Firm may use Personal Information to provide newsletters and news alerts by means of e-mail advertising. Any included in the contact form on this site, including information, feedback, suggestions, ideas, etc., become the property of David Winterton & Associates.
David Winterton & Associates 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. David Winterton & Associates will use or disclose your personal information in response to subpoenas, court orders, warrants, or legal process, or to otherwise establish or exercise our legal rights or defend against legal claims or in the event you violate or breach an agreement with the Firm. We reserve the right to disclose your Personal Information if we believe you will harm the property or rights of David Winterton & Associates, its owners, or those of the Firm’s other customers. Lastly, we reserve the right to use or disclose your personal information if we believe it is necessary to share information in order to investigate, prevent, or take action regarding illegal activities, suspected fraud, situations involving potential threats to the physical safety of any person, or as otherwise required by law when responding to subpoenas, court orders and other legal processes.
The David Winterton & Associates website uses “cookies” to help personalize your online experience, and to identify and track visitors. A cookie is a string of information that a website stores on a visitor’s computer, and that the visitor’s browser provides to the website each time the visitor returns.
Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. However, certain features of David Winterton & Associates’s websites may not function properly without the aid of cookies.
THIRD PARTY DISCLOSURE
We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information unless we provide you with advance notice. This does not include website hosting partners and other parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or servicing you, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release your information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others’ rights, property, or safety.
SECURITY OF YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
David Winterton & Associates secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. David Winterton & Associates secures the personally identifiable information you provide on computer servers in a controlled, secure environment, protected from unauthorized access, use or disclosure.
CHANGES TO THIS STATEMENT
David Winterton & Associates will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and customer feedback. David Winterton & Associates encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how David Winterton & Associates is protecting your information.