Last Updated: November 16, 2020
This Policy describes practices for collecting, storing, using, maintaining, protecting and disclosing information collected from you, including when you visit this website (“Website”). This Policy does not cover third party sites. By communicating with Engineer.Legal or accessing or using the Website, you agree to the terms of this Policy. If you do not agree to the terms of this Policy, please do not communicate with Engineer.Legal or use the Website.
Information Collected from You
Engineer.Legal collects information about individuals during the course of business. “Personal Information” is any information relating to an identifiable natural person.
Personal information may include:
Name, postal address, e-mail address, and telephone number;
Profile information and content that you post on the Website;
Device information, such as information about your computer and Internet connection, including your operating system, and browser type;
Usage details, such as details of your visits to the Website, including traffic data, location data, logs, and other communication data and the resources that you access and use on the Website; and
Cookies and similar technologies.
Engineer.Legal receives personal data when contact details are shared through the following methods:
Establishing a business relationship
As part of a contractually obligated service/product
Attending an event or meeting
Indicating the preference of receiving further communication (e.g. forms, business card, subscriptions and messages)
Mechanisms for Limiting Personal Data Use
There are technical and organizational security policies and procedures in place to protect personal data (including sensitive personal data) from loss, misuse, alteration or destruction and ensure that access to your personal data is limited only to those who need to access it for the purposes stated.
Legal Basis for Processing Your Information
Your personal information is processed in accordance with applicable law and with transparency and fairness. Processing activities are conducted:
With your consent;
In order to fulfil contractual obligations to you;
For the legitimate purpose of operating a business, including to improve and develop services, for fraud prevention purposes, and to improve user experience;
As otherwise in compliance with the law.
How Your Information is Used
Engineer.Legal uses information that is collected about you or that you provide to Engineer.Legal, including any Personal Information, to:
present the Website and its content to you;
provide you with information, products, or services that Engineer.Legal may provide to you and;
fulfill any other purpose for which you provide the information.
Engineer.Legal may disclose Personal Information that Engineer.Legal collects to:
Contractors, service providers, and other third parties used to support Engineer.Legal’s business (and who are bound by contractual obligations to keep Personal Information confidential and use it only for the purposes for which it is disclosed to them); and
Engineer.Legal may also disclose your Personal Information:
to comply with any court order, law, or legal process, including to respond to any government or regulatory request;
if Engineer.Legal believes disclosure is necessary or appropriate to protect the rights, property, or safety of Engineer.Legal, Engineer.Legal’s customers, or others.
If you decide you want to opt out from Engineer.Legal’s use of your Personal Information, you may do so by notifying Engineer.Legal by email at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Your California Privacy Rights
If you are a California resident, California law may provide you with additional rights regarding use of your personal information.
Individual Rights of European Union, United Kingdom and Swiss Citizens
You have the right to:
Obtain confirmation as to whether or not your personal information exists and to be informed of its content and source, verify its accuracy and request its completion, update, or amendment;
Request the deletion, anonymization or restriction of the processing of your personal information processed in breach of the applicable law;
Object to the processing, in all cases, of your personal information for legitimate reasons;
Receive an electronic copy of your personal information, if you would like such a copy for yourself or to port your personal information to a different provider;
Lodge a complaint with the relevant data protection supervisory authority.
To exercise any of these rights, please send an email to email@example.com.
Engineer.Legal may change this Policy from time to time. For material changes to this Policy notice will be given by placing a prominent notice on the Website. Your continued use of the Website after Engineer.Legal makes changes is deemed to be acceptance of those changes.
Cookies and Similar Technologies
Flash Cookies. Certain features of the Website may use local stored objects (or Flash cookies) to collect and store information about your preferences and navigation to, from, and on the Website. Flash cookies are not managed by the same browser settings as are used for browser cookies.
Web Beacons. Pages of the Website may contain small electronic files known as web beacons (also referred to as clear gifs, pixel tags, and single-pixel gifs) that permit Engineer.Legal, for example, to count users who have visited those pages and for other related Website statistics (for example, recording the popularity of certain Website content and verifying system and server integrity).