Last Updated: June 15, 2016
Consistent with our obligations as legal professionals, we are dedicated to maintaining the confidentiality of the information you provide to us. When Contracts, Law & More is retained to provide services, we adhere to the strict confidentiality standards of the evidentiary rule of lawyer-client privilege, which is a constitutionally protected right, concerning oral and documentary communications passing between lawyer and client. In addition, our obligations as legal professionals are governed by rules of professional conduct which impose duties and obligations regarding the confidentiality of the information provided to Contracts, Law & More.
Collection of Personal Information: Commitment to Privacy Protection
Under no circumstances will we sell, trade, barter or exchange for consideration any Personal Information we have obtained.
As a general rule, all information concerning the business and affairs of a person or organization collected for the purpose of determining whether Contracts, Law & More will enter into a professional relationship, or in the course of a professional relationship, shall be held in strict confidence and not revealed to anyone unless expressly or implicitly authorized by the person or organization concerned, or where it is required by law. A professional relationship is formed when Contracts, Law & More agrees to be retained to provide services to an individual or organization.
In the course of its relationship with you, Contracts, Law & More will need to collect, use, and sometimes, disclose various types of Personal Information for various purposes associated with the services we provide as directed by you or your organization.
Contracts, Law & More may use and disclose Personal Information various permissible purposes, including the following:
Contracts, Law & More allows certain authorized third-party providers, such as Shopify Inc., the company that provides us with the online e-commerce platform that allows us to sell our products and services to you, to track and store certain information about visitors to our Website (including domain names, IP addresses and page views). Contracts, Law & More may also disclose some necessary Personal Information to organizations that perform services for us, such as Box Inc., the company we use to encrypt and store your files. Personal Information will only be provided to such organizations if they agree by way of contract to provide appropriate protection for such information.
Personal Information may be stored in Canada or the United States.
We may use "cookies" from time to time to help personalize your online experience. We use “cookies” and other resources to help us understand which parts of our Website are the most popular, where our visitors are going, and how much time they spend there. Contracts, Law & More uses this information to analyze trends, to administer the Site, to track users’ movements around the Site and to gather demographic information about our user base as a whole.
Use and Disclosure of Personal Information
Except as part of the sale of all or substantially all of the assets of Contracts, Law & More, such as by way of acquisition or merger, Contracts, Law & More will not sell, trade or rent your personal information or corporate information to any third party unless we have your prior consent to do so. We will only use and/or disclose personal information in order to: Understand and meet your needs and preferences, develop new and enhance existing products and services, manage and develop our business and operations, and meet legal and regulatory requirements.
Security of Your Personal Information
Contracts, Law & More has taken steps to maintain physical, procedural and technical security for your Personal Information. The servers we rely on use SSL (Secure Sockets Layer) security protection by encrypting your personal information including credit card information and address to prevent individuals from reading this information as it travels over the Internet. However, no system is one-hundred percent secure and in the event of a breach of our security we will have no liability to you or your organization for damages arising from such breach.
Consent to Use of Your Personal Information
Withdrawal of Consent
You have the right to withdraw your consent to the collection and storage of your Personal Information. If you withdraw consent, you agree that in spite of this withdrawal we may continue to use the personal and corporate information previously provided to us to the extent that we are contractually obligated to do so and to the extent necessary to enforce any contractual obligations you may have to Contracts, Law & More. You also understand that although you can use our Website for some purposes without providing us with any personal information, we need personal information about you for some services, including those that require payment or involve an ongoing relationship with Contracts, Law & More or our affiliates. If you refuse to provide us with the information we require, or later withdraw your consent to use and disclose this information, we may no longer be able to provide you with these services.