At Howie, Sacks & Henry LLP (HS&H) we are committed to preserving your right to privacy. We want our visitors to be fully aware of the personal information we collect through our website www.hshlawyers.com. The statement below describes the manner in which we collect, use, disclose and manage your personal information.
Personal Information Collection
You do not need to provide any personal information to us when visiting our website. The only personal information we collect through our website is the information you may voluntarily provide to us through the “online form” section of the website or if you choose to send an email to a lawyer or employee at Howie, Sacks & Henry LLP.
We may automatically collect general anonymous information related to your use of our Website, such as the date and time you visit the Website and the pages you visit on the Website. Our servers may also automatically collect information about the type of browser you use and the name of your Internet Service Provider. In addition, we may collect “cookie” information from your browser to identify your computer and provide us with a record of your visits to our Website (Collectively, the foregoing is referred to as “Usage Data”).
Personal Information Usage
Any personal information you provide to us when you send us an email is used solely to identify who you are and to respond to the purpose for which you submitted the message. We use Usage Data for the purposes of monitoring and improving the use and features of the Website.
Personal Information Disclosure
Howie, Sacks & Henry LLP will not transfer, sell or otherwise disclose any of your personal information to any third party without your prior written consent. We may disclose your personal information to third parties that may administer or manage on-line services on our behalf.
This website contain links to other sites. Howie, Sacks & Henry LLP does not assume any responsibility or liability for any communications or materials available at those linked sites. All links are provided for your convenience only; they are not an endorsement or referral by our firm.
Security of Personal Information
We will maintain your personal information in secure data storage to safeguard it from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. We will maintain the strict confidentiality of all personal information collected, and will only disclose such information on a confidential basis to employees of Howie, Sacks & Henry LLP who require such information for the purposes set out above.
We will only keep your personal information for as long as it remains necessary or relevant for the purposes stated above or as otherwise required by law. Email communications between Howie, Sacks & Henry LLP and yourself may not be secure. We suggest that you encrypt all email to increase the security of your communications with our firm.
The information you obtain at this site is not, nor is it intended to be, legal advice. You should consult a lawyer for advice regarding your individual situation. We invite you to contact us and welcome your calls, letters and electronic mail. Contacting us does not create a lawyer-client relationship. Please do not send any confidential information to us until such time as a lawyer-client relationship has been established.
Howie, Sacks & Henry
Re: Website Privacy Statement
20 Queen Street West, Suite 3500
Toronto, ON M5H 3R3