PRIVACY POLICY
Last Updated: March 23, 2016

Lawyerment is committed to safeguarding your privacy.

Please read the following to learn more about our privacy practices. This privacy statement applies to all of the services offered by Lawyerment but exclude services offered by other companies or individuals.

Information We Collect and How We Use It

In general, you can browse through Lawyerment website as a visitor without giving us any personal information. However, sometimes we do need information to provide services that you request.

Any information we collect on Lawyerment generally falls into the following categories:

  • Registration: When you sign up for My Lawyerment or other Lawyerment service or promotion that requires registration, we ask you for personal information such as name, email address, account password, and other information. For certain services, such as our advertising and sponsorship programs, we also request credit card or other payment account information, which we maintain in encrypted form on secure servers. We may combine the information you submit under your account with information from other Lawyerment services or third parties in order to provide you with a better experience and to improve the quality of our services. For certain services, we may give you the opportunity to opt out of combining such information.

  • Cookies: When you log in to My Lawyerment account, we send a cookie to your computer that uniquely identifies your browser. A cookie is a small file containing a string of characters. We use cookies and pixel tags to support account login and improve the quality of our services by storing user preferences and tracking user trends, such as how people search. In addition, third party advertising networks may issue cookies when serving and/or targeting advertisements, promotions, and other marketing messages. Most browsers are initially set up to accept cookies, but you can reset your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, some Lawyerment features and services may not function properly if your cookies are disabled.

  • Server Log Information: When you use Lawyerment services, our servers automatically record information that your browser sends whenever you visit a website. These server logs may include information such as your web request, Internet Protocol address, browser type, browser language, the date and time of your request and one or more cookies that may uniquely identify your browser.

  • Correspondence: If you send email or other communication to Lawyerment, we may keep a record of that communication in order to process your inquiries, respond to your requests, and improve our services.

  • Affiliated Sites: We offer some of our services in connection with other websites. Personal information that you provide to those sites may be sent to Lawyerment in order to deliver the service. We process such information in accordance with this Privacy Policy. The affiliated sites may have different privacy practices and we encourage you to read their privacy policies.

  • Links: Lawyerment may present links in a format that enables us to keep track of whether these links have been followed. We use this information to improve the quality of our search technology, customized content and advertising.

  • Other Sites: This Privacy Policy applies only to Lawyerment website. We do not exercise control over the sites displays as search results or links from within our various services. These other sites may place their own cookies or other files on your computer, collect data, or solicit personal information from you.

Lawyerment only processes personal information for the purposes described in the applicable Privacy Policy and/or privacy statement for specific services. In addition to the above, such purposes include:

  • providing our products and services to users, including the display of customized content and advertising;
  • auditing, research, and analysis in order to maintain, protect, and improve our services;
  • ensuring the technical functioning of our network; and
  • developing new services.

You can find more information about how we process personal information by referring to the privacy notices for particular services.

Lawyerment processes personal information on our servers in the United States of America and in other countries. In some cases, we process personal information on a server outside your own country. We may process personal information to provide our own services. In some cases, we may process personal information on behalf of and according to the instructions of a third party, such as our advertising partners.

Choice for Personal Information

When you sign up for a particular Lawyerment service that requires registration, we may ask you to provide personal information. If we use this information in a manner different than the purpose for which it was collection, then we will ask for your consent prior to such use.

If we propose to use personal information for any purposes other than those described in this Privacy Policy and/or in the specific service statements, we will offer you an effective way to opt out of the use of personal information for those other purposes. We will not collect or use sensitive information for purpose other than those described in this Privacy Policy and/or in the specific service statements, unless we have obtained your prior consent.

You can decline to submit personal information to any of Lawyerment services, in which case Lawyerment may not be able to provide those services to you.

Information Sharing

Lawyerment only shares personal information with other companies or individuals outside of Lawyerment in the following limited circumstances:

  • We have your consent. We require opt-in consent for the sharing of any sensitive personal information.
  • We provide such information to our subsidiaries, affiliated companies or other trusted businesses or persons for the purpose of processing personal information on our behalf. We require that these parties agree to process such information based on our instructions and in compliance with this Privacy Policy and any other appropriate confidentiality and security measures.
  • We have a good faith belief that access, use, preservation or disclosure of such information is reasonably necessary to (a) satisfy any applicable law, regulation, legal process or enforceable governmental request, (b) enforce applicable Terms & Conditions, including investigation of potential violations thereof, (c) detect, prevent or otherwise address fraud, security or technical issues, or (d) protect against harm to the rights, property or safety of Lawyerment, our users or the public as required or permitted by law.

If Lawyerment becomes involved in a merger, acquisition, or any form of sale of some or all of its assets, we will provide notice before personal information is transferred and becomes subject to a different privacy policy.

We may share with third parties certain pieces of aggregated, non-personal information, such as the number of users who searched for a particular term, for example, or how many users clicked on a particular advertisement. Such information does not identify you individually.

Information Security

We are committed to protecting the security of your personal information. We use a variety of industry standard security technologies and procedures to help protect your personal information from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure. Our databases are accessible only to our designated employees, contractors and agents who require system level access in order to operate, develop or improve our services.

You have the responsibility to safeguard the password you use to access Lawyerment services and to promptly advise us if you ever suspect that your password has been compromised. We recommend that you do not divulge your password to anyone. Lawyerment will never ask you for your password in an unsolicited phone call or in an unsolicited email. In addition, if applicable, you should remember to sign out of your Lawyerment account or service at the end of each session. You may also wish to clear your browser cache and history when you have finished your work using a computer in a public place like a library or Internet cafe.

No data transmission over the Internet or any wireless network can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, while we strive to protect your personal information, we cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us or from our online products or services.

Data Integrity

Lawyerment processes personal information only for the purposes for which it was collected and in accordance with this Privacy Policy or any applicable service-specific privacy statement. We review our data collection, storage and processing practices to ensure that we only collect, store and process the personal information needed to provide or improve our services. We take reasonable steps to ensure that the personal information we process is accurate, complete and current, but we depend on our users to update or correct their personal information whenever necessary.

Changes to This Privacy Policy

Please note that this Privacy Policy may change from time to time and we will post any Privacy Policy changes on this page. Each version of this Privacy Policy will be identified at the top of this page by its effective date. Your continued use of Lawyerment website after any such modification constitutes your acceptance of the modified Privacy Policy.

If you have any additional questions or concerns about this Privacy Policy, please feel free to contact us through our Web form and choose the subject line "Abuses and Violations."