For your information:
- First and last name;
- Company, home, postal or other physical address;
- Other contact information, for example, telephone number, fax number, email address, and other similar information;
- Title or position in a company or an organization;
- Personal interests; and
- Any other information needed to provide a service you have requested.
Some examples of where this applies include, but may not be limited, to:
- Emailing, calling or communicating with me;
- Posting a question or comment through the site;
- Requesting literature;
- Registering to attend a seminar or any event;
- Participating in an online survey;
- Requesting inclusion in an email or
other mailing list;
- Submitting an entry for a contest or other promotions;
- Logging in to the site, if requiring a user name and/or a password; and
- Any other business-related reason.
Keep in mind there are instances where I may use personal information provided by you:
- Provision of legal services;
- Record keeping and administration;
- To send information to you which you have requested or which I think may be of interest to you;
- To provide information about seminars or other events;
- Training; and
- Compliance with applicable laws and regulations to process payment for services.
I provide you with the opportunity to agree or decline to give your personal information via the Internet, but be aware that your personal information is needed to procure services from me. If you choose to provide your personal information, I may transfer that information, within the firm, to affiliate law firms or to a third party service provider as is considered necessary.
Domain Information Collection
The firm may collect domain information to enable us to analyze how visitors use this site. This data enables me to become more familiar with which people visit our site, how often they visit, and what parts of the site they visit most often. The firm uses this information to improve its web-based offerings and marketing management. This information is collected automatically and requires no action on your part. If it helps, nearly every website collects this information. There are options to increase anonymity online you can research, including the use of different browsers and search tools.
A cookie is a small file that the website places on your hard drive for identification purposes. A cookie file can contain information such as a user ID to track the pages visited. These files may be used for site registration and customization.
Information Sharing and Disclosure
Your personal information is never shared outside the firm without your permission, except to the following parties, for the purposes set out above:
- To our affiliate law firms; and
- To a third party service provider working on our behalf.
- To the relevant government agency for processing of immigration cases.
The firm will also disclose your personal information if required to do so by law, or in urgent circumstances, to protect personal safety, the public or our sites.
Internet Security and Monitoring
The transmission of information via the Internet is not completely secure. Although I do my best to protect your personal data, I cannot guarantee the security of data that is transmitted to this website and any transmission is at your own risk.
Please take every precaution to protect your personal data when you are on the Internet. Change your passwords often, use a combination of letters and numbers, and make sure you use a secure browser.
From time to time, I may monitor email communications sent or received
Protecting the Privacy of Children
Children under 13 years old are not the target audience for our website. To protect their privacy, I generally do not solicit personal information from these children, except for the specific purposes of processing of immigration cases.
Links to Third Party Sites
This site may contain links to other sites. The firm does not share your personal information with those web sites and is not responsible for their privacy practices. I encourage you to learn about the privacy policies of those companies.
I reserve the right to change, modify, or update this policy at any time without notice. Any substantial changes in the way we use your personal information will be posted on this site.
Data Protection and Privacy Statement for De La Garza Law, PLLC
This data protection and privacy statement apply to all your information held by De La Garza Law, PLLC. I have notified with the Information Commissioner under the Data Protection Act 1998 (Act) and all personal data provided by you to me either through our website or otherwise, is dealt with in accordance with the Act.
We only collect personal data that is voluntarily submitted by you. When you submit your information to me, you specifically agree to me using your personal data in accordance with this data protection and privacy statement.
De La Garza Law, PLLC, may use your personal data for the purposes of providing legal services, money laundering compliance, marketing, administration, and training. For example, we may send you mailings which you have requested or which we feel may be of interest to you, and for sending invitations to seminars and events. We may disclose your personal data to our affiliates, service providers, and agents for these purposes. You can opt-out of receiving any communications from me or update any of your personal data by contacting me using the details below.
In accordance with the Act, you are entitled to request a copy of the information which I may hold about you. I may charge a fee for complying with this request.
I reserve the right to change this statement at any time by posting revisions on this website. This data protection and privacy statement is not intended