PRIVACY POLICY

Thank you for visiting the website of Duval & Stachenfeld LLP ("Duval & Stachenfeld" or “we”, “our”, or “us”). We recognize the importance of your privacy and are pleased to provide this privacy policy (the "Privacy Policy") to let you know how we collect and use information about visitors to our website with a homepage located at www.dsllp.com (the “website”). This Privacy Policy does not address information obtained through offline seminars, conferences, or other events, from an attorney's personal contacts, or any source other than the website.

Our offices are located at: 

555 Madison Avenue, 6th Floor
New York, NY 10022

We can be reached:
via e-mail at info@dsllp.com, or
by telephone at (212) 883-1700

 

INFORMATION WE COLLECT AND HOW WE USE IT
Information You Provide
  • In general, you do not have to provide personally identifiable information (“PII”) to use our website.
     
  • You may choose to provide your PII to us via the website. For example, certain services which you may subscribe for through our website (e.g., e-mail alerts and updates) may require you to provide PII, such as your name, address, e-mail address and other contact information in order to take advantage of the service.
     
  • Because it is not possible to anticipate every conceivable context in which information might be provided to us through our website, we can provide no assurance that any PII you choose to provide to us via our website will be maintained as private. You should not submit private or confidential information to us via the website.
     
  • Duval & Stachenfeld collects PII via the website only to the extent that such information is provided by visitors who voluntarily make a submission, register for events, subscribe to receive mailings, or submit resumes or any other content through our websites. PII collected through our website may be stored in Duval & Stachenfeld 's contact database where it may be combined with pre-existing contact information in that database.
     
  • We may use your PII (in some cases, in conjunction with your non-PII) mainly to administer your inquiries and communicate with you. We may also use your PII in other ways naturally associated with the circumstances in which you provided the information.
     
  • If you sign up to receive news, alerts or publications from Duval & Stachenfeld, submit a request for a legal education seminar, or contact us through the “Contact Us” link, we use the information you provide to send you the communications you request and/or respond to your inquiry, and may also use the information to communicate with you about other topics we believe may be of interest to you.
     
  • We may use non-PII we collect via the website for any purpose.

 

Information We Collect By Automated Means
  • When you visit our website, our servers may automatically record information that your browser sends whenever you visit a website ("Log Data"). This Log Data may include information such as your computer's Internet Protocol address, browser type or the webpage you were visiting before you came to our website, pages of our website that you visit, the time spent on those pages, information you search for on our website, access times and dates, and other statistics. We may use this information to monitor and analyze use of the website and for the website’s technical administration, to increase our website’s functionality and user-friendliness, and to better tailor the website to our visitors' needs. We do not treat Log Data as PII or use it in association with PII, though we may aggregate, analyze and evaluate such information.
     
  • Like many websites, we may use "cookies" to collect information. A cookie is a small data file that we may transfer to your computer's hard disk for record-keeping purposes. We may use cookies to enable certain features of the website, to better understand how you interact with the website and to monitor aggregate usage by visitors and web traffic routing on the website. You can instruct your browser, by changing its options, to stop accepting cookies or to prompt you before accepting a cookie from the websites you visit. If you do not accept cookies, however, our website’s customization features may not function, and/or you may not be able to use all portions of the website or all functionality of the website.
     
  • Certain pages on our websites may contain “web beacons” (also known as Internet tags, pixel tags and clear GIFs). These web beacons allow us or third parties to obtain information such as the IP address of the computer that downloaded the page on which the beacon appears, the URL of the page on which the beacon appears, the time the page containing the beacon was viewed, and the type of browser used to view the page.

 

INFORMATION WE SHARE
  • Duval & Stachenfeld will not sell, share, or otherwise disclose any of the PII it collects through the website about you, except as described in this Privacy Policy or with your permission.
     
  • We may engage third party companies and individuals to perform services on our behalf, including without limitation, to facilitate our website, provide the website on our behalf, and perform website-related services (e.g., without limitation, maintenance services, database management, web analytics and improvement of the website’s features) or to assist us in analyzing how our website is used. These third parties may have access to your PII. These service providers are not authorized by us to use or disclose the information except as necessary to perform services on our behalf or to comply with legal requirements.
     
  • From time to time, Duval & Stachenfeld may also co-sponsor programs or events, in which case Duval & Stachenfeld may share relevant PII (e.g., attendee lists) for purposes of such program or event.
     
  • We may also disclose information about you that we have collected via the website to government or law enforcement officials or private parties as we, in our sole discretion, believe necessary or appropriate to respond to claims and legal process (including but not limited to subpoenas), to protect the property and rights of Duval & Stachenfeld or any third parties, to protect the safety of the public or any person, or to prevent or stop activity we may consider to be, or to pose a risk of being, illegal, unethical or legally actionable.
     
  • We reserve the right to transfer information we have about you and that we have collected via the website in the event we sell or transfer all or a portion of our business or assets. Should such a sale or transfer occur, we will use reasonable efforts to try to require that the transferee use PII you have provided through our website in a manner that is consistent with this Privacy Policy.

 

LINKS TO THIRD PARTY SITES
  • We may provide links to third party websites that we do not control for your convenience and information. We are not responsible for the practices employed by websites linked to or from our website nor the information or content contained therein, or products or services that are offered through those sites. Please be aware that we are not and cannot be responsible for the privacy practices of such other sites and this Privacy Policy applies solely to information which we collect through our website.
     
  • Duval & Stachenfeld urges you to review the privacy policies posted on all websites at the time you first visit such websites. Duval & Stachenfeld cannot undertake any obligation to review or ensure enforcement or compliance with the privacy policy of any website to which we link.

 

STORAGE AND TRANSFER OF DATA
  • We maintain administrative, technical, and physical safeguards for the website designed to protect against loss, misuse, or unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration or destruction of the PII we collect through the website.
     
  • Regardless of where you are located, Duval & Stachenfeld's website collects information, and processes and stores that information in databases stored on servers located in the United States.

 

YOUR INFORMATION CHOICES
  • If you would like to update your contact information or preferences, or if you would like to have your information removed from our mailing list, please contact us by e-mailing us at info@dsllp.com.
     
  • Alternatively, when you receive certain electronic materials from us you may make use of any "opt out" provision in such communications so that we know that you no longer wish to receive such materials from us.
     
  • To the extent required by law, we provide users with (i) reasonable access to the PII they provide through the websites, and (ii) the ability to review, correct and delete such PII. To help protect your privacy, we take reasonable steps to verify your identity before granting access to your information.

 

CHANGES TO THIS PRIVACY POLICY
  • Duval & Stachenfeld may occasionally update or change this Privacy Policy from time to time and without delivering prior notice to you.
     
  • We will post a notice on our website’s privacy page to notify you if our Privacy Policy is revised. You may determine if the Privacy Policy has been revised by referring to the "Last Updated" date at the top of the Privacy Policy.
     
  • Duval & Stachenfeld urges you to review its Privacy Policy frequently.
              
HOW TO CONTACT US

Duval & Stachenfeld LLP welcomes questions and comments about this Privacy Policy. Please e-mail your question or comment to info@dsllp.com, or write to us at the following address:
555 Madison Avenue, 6th Floor, New York, NY 10022.

Neither the content on this web site nor any transmissions between you and Duval & Stachenfeld LLP through this web site are intended to provide legal or other advice or to create an attorney-client relationship.In communicating with us through this web site, you should not provide any confidential information to us concerning any potential or actual legal matter you may have. Before providing any such information to us, you must obtain approval to do so from one of our lawyers.

By clicking "ACCEPT" below (and thereby choosing to communicate with us without such prior approval), you understand and agree that Duval & Stachenfeld LLP will have no duty to keep confidential any information you provide.

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