What Personal Data We Collect and Why We Collect It
If you use a contact form on our website, you are contacting us directly. We may use the information we collect or receive from you to communicate directly with you in relation to your inquiry, the website, or the legal services we offer. We will retain messages you send through our website, and any other data you provide to us.
Automatic Collection of Certain Data
When you visit or browse our website or download information, our servers may automatically collect certain general information from you. This information may include information identifying (1) the domain and host from which you access the Internet; (2) identifying your operating system and what browser software you use; and (3) the web address and IP address from which you linked directly to our website from. We will use information that we automatically collect to manage and improve our website to make it as useful as possible for visitors like you.
We may collect this data to allow us to test, monitor, and improve our website.
No Automated Decision Making or Profiling
We do not seek to track specific visitors or uses, to profile a visitor’s activities on our website, nor to match data which we automatically collect with data that you give us voluntarily (see Contact Forms above). We do not have any automated decision making in place for processing any data.
Compliance & Loss Prevention
We may use the data we collect to meet our firm’s legal and regulatory obligations and for loss prevention purposes.
Our website is not directed to children and is intended for use by adults only. We do not knowingly collect information from minors. If you are under the age of 16, please do not submit any information through the Service
Our Use of Non-Personal Data
This policy relates to your personal data, in other words data about you or which can identify you. This policy does not apply to data which due to the way the data is held, disclosed, or published cannot be used to identify you either because the data has been rendered anonymous or is aggregated data, meaning that data cannot directly or indirectly be used to identify you or to obtain information about you. We may create, use, or generate anonymous or aggregated data out of any databases containing your personal data and we may use any such anonymous or aggregate data as we see fit to do so.
How We Keep and Protect Your Data
How Long We Keep Your Information
We will only keep your personal data for as long as necessary to complete the purpose(s) we collected it for. We will also keep the data as long as needed to satisfy any legal, accounting, or reporting requirements.
How We Protect Your Data
You should exercise caution whenever and wherever you submit information online. We have made decisions administratively to limit how much data we collect, and we take various physical, administrative, and digital measures to protect the information provided to us through the website against unauthorized access, use, disclosure or modification. However, we cannot ensure or warrant the security or integrity of any information you submit to us through our website nor guarantee that information on the website may not be accessed, disclosed, altered or destroyed.
Arctos Law cannot guarantee that transmissions of your personal data will be completely secure and that third parties will never be able to defeat security measures and access your data. WE ASSUME NO LIABILITY FOR DISCLOSURE OF YOUR INFORMATION DUE TO TRANSMISSION ERRORS, THIRD-PARTY ACCESS OR CAUSES BEYOND OUR CONTROL.
How We May Share Your Data
Business Associates and Vendors
We may share information about you with third-party business associates and service providers that perform services on our behalf in connection with the website, such as independent contractors who host and maintain our website and email services. Where your information is shared with such third parties, we ensure that the third-party service provider will deal with your information only on our behalf and on our written instructions and solely for the benefit of our business (and not for the benefit of the business associate or vendor).
Regardless of the choices you make regarding your information and to the extent permitted or required by applicable law, we may disclose information about you to third parties to comply with laws, subpoenas, warrants, court orders, legal rules or processes, or as otherwise required by law.
Regardless of the choices you make regarding your information, to the extent permitted by applicable law, we may disclose information about you to third parties in order to protect our rights, reputation, safety or property, or that of our clients, users, or others. This includes, but is not limited to, protecting against legal liability; establishing or exercising our rights to defend against legal claims; to investigate, prevent or take action regarding known or suspected illegal activities or fraud.
Third-Party Websites and Services
Our website may reference or provide links to third-party websites, applications, or other resources. This policy only applies to the content on our website, and therefore does not apply if you access any website, application, or resources provided or operated by a third-party. Your accessing or use of such websites, applications, and resources are subject to the privacy policies of the third parties that control or operate them. Please review those policies carefully to understand how those parties will treat your information.
We may update this policy from time to time, and the updated version of this policy will be effective upon being published on our website. You may check this page to review the most up-to-date version of this policy at any time.
Question & Contacting Us
Arctos Law PLLP
Attn: Data Privacy Attorney
60 South Sixth Street
Minneapolis, MN 55402