Weinheimer, Haber & Coco, P.C. - Privacy Policy

Weinheimer, Haber & Coco, P.C. (“WHCPS” 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 WHCPS’s general privacy and security principles. This Privacy and Security Policy (“Policy”) applies to this website (www.wshpc.com). 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. Your personal information includes sensitive personal data, which is information as to your racial or ethnic origin, political opinions, religious, philosophical or similar beliefs, trade union membership, physical or mental health, sexual life, commission of criminal offences and/or involvement in criminal proceedings.

Information We Collect

WHCPS does not currently collect personal information through this Website except for information that:

  1. your Internet service provider automatically provides to our web server, such as its web site address and possibly your e-mail address;
  2. you send to us in an e-mail message using the e-mail facility that is part of this Website's functionality;
  3. you send us when you sign up on this Website for newsletters, events or the like;
  4. you submit to us in a CGI form (for example, when you submit a search request on this Website).

How We Use Your Personal Information

WHCPS 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;
  • monitoring and improving the performance and content of this Website, analyzing Website usage and creating internal reports; and
  • contacting you and delivering information (including marketing material) to you that you have requested or that we believe may interest you, such as administrative notices, details of our services, updates on legal developments and communications relevant to your use of our Website.

We will treat your personal information in accordance with this Policy and applicable law.

Disclosure to Third Parties

We may use third parties to provide a service you request and to provide data processing, hosting, storage, emergency recovery services, and similar services to us. It may be necessary for these third parties to have access to personal information you have provided on this Website. These third parties will be required to enter into confidentiality agreements with WHCPS that provide adequate protections for the safety and security of your personal information. If you provide personal information directly to any of our third party service providers, then their use of your personal information is subject to their privacy and security policies.

We will not otherwise 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.

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.wshpc.com operated by WHCPS 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.

Ownership of Materials

WHCPS owns the information sent to us by means of this Website. If you choose to send us an e-mail message, we may retain the content of the e-mail, your e-mail address and our response.

Access and Rectification

You have the right to access and to rectify your personal information submitted to us, (in some circumstances, a fee may be payable to do so). You may do so by sending us an email at ajc@whc-pc.com.

Security

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.

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 WHCPS.

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 ajc@whc-pc.com.