Revised February 22, 2012
Brodkowitz Law ("Brodkowitz Law" or “Firm”) takes your privacy and the security of your personal information very seriously. Please take a moment to read this Policy and learn about our firms’ general privacy and information security principles. This Privacy and Security Policy (“Policy”) applies to the website www.brodkowitzlaw.com ("Website").
By using this Website or submitting your personal information to us, you agree to our using your personal information in accordance with this Policy. Please do not send us any personal information if you do not want it to be treated in accordance with this Policy.
What is "Personal Information"?
In general, your personal information means information by which you, as an individual, can be identified. It includes information such as your name, mailing address, telephone number, and e-mail address.
Information We Collect
Brodkowitz Law does not currently collect personal information through this Website except for information that:
- your Internet service provider automatically provides to our web server, such as its web site address and possibly your e-mail address;
- you send to us in an e-mail message using the e-mail facility that is part of this Website's functionality;
- you send us via this Website in the course of applying for a free evaluation of your case.
How We Use Your Personal Information
Brodkowitz Law may use personal information collected from this Website for the following purposes:
- providing you with legal services if you are or become a client;
- responding to and otherwise processing your requests and applications;
- monitoring and improving the performance and content of this Website, analyzing Website usage and creating internal reports.
We will treat your personal information in accordance with this Policy and applicable law.
Location of Processing and Data Transfer
Your personally identifiable information may be controlled and processed by our firm’s office in Seattle, Washington.
Disclosure to Third Parties
We will not disclose your personal information to third parties without your consent, unless required or permitted to do so by law, including the exercise or defense of our legal rights. We have no obligation to monitor the use of this Website or to retain the content of any user session. However, we reserve the right at all times to monitor, review, retain, and/or disclose any information as necessary to satisfy any applicable law, regulation, legal process, or governmental request or to cooperate with law enforcement and other authorities in investigating a claim of illegal activity.
We use IP addresses to analyze trends, administer the Website, track users' movements, and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use. We do not link IP addresses to personal information.
Links to Other Websites
For your convenience, this Website may provide links to other websites. Please be aware that this Policy applies only to the website at www.brodkowitzlaw.com operated by Brodkowitz Law and not to any other site. We recommend you review the privacy and security policies of each website you visit before providing any personal information.
Information From Children
We do not direct this Website to children under thirteen (13) years of age and we do not knowingly collect personal information submitted by such children. Individuals under eighteen (18) should consult with a parent or guardian about the use of this Website.
We use physical, electronic and procedural safeguards to protect your personal information, including firewalls and scanning software to detect and block malicious code and certain unsolicited commercial e-mail (UCE or "spam"). Internally, we employ encryption technologies, user authentication systems (e.g., passwords and personal identification numbers) and access control mechanisms to secure access to our computer systems and files. We do not guarantee that our safeguards will always work. Please be aware that our information security software may cause some e-mail messages sent via this Website not to be received.
You should be aware that information sent to us using this Website may not be secure in transmission. Please be aware of this when sending any communications.
Modification of Policy
We may modify this Policy at any time to ensure that it accurately reflects the regulatory environment in which we operate and our data collection and disclosure practices. Your continuing use of this Website constitutes your acceptance of any modification to this Policy in effect at the time of your access. No modification or attempted modification of this Policy by you shall be binding on Brodkowitz Law.
All changes to this Policy will be posted on this Website and we encourage you to check back from time to time to review any updates that have been made.
How to Contact Us
If you have any questions about this Policy or our use of your personal information, please email us at . You may also write to us at the following address:
81 Vine Street
Seattle, WA 98121