1. Purpose and Privacy Commitment
We are committed to protecting any personal information that you provide to us via this website or in any other manner, regardless of whether or not you formally instruct us to provide you with legal services. Note that your personal information that we receive in the performance of legal services for you will also be protected in accordance with and subject to the Israeli laws, rules, regulations and codes of conduct and ethics pertaining to lawyer - client privileged information ("Rules of Privilege").
Please note that you may use this website without providing us with any personal information, but some of the services will be unavailable, such as the ability to contact us through the contact forms, the ability to register for any newsletters or download any guides and brochures that we may provide through the website.
2. Personal Information
3. Representation of Ownership
By providing us with any personal information, you represent and warrant that the personal information is yours, you have the legal right to provide us with the personal information and it is complete, accurate and not misleading.
4. Methods of Collecting Personal Information
We generally collect personal information from you in the following ways:
5. User Statistics
We obtain certain information when your web browser accesses our website including your IP address, browser type, operating system, mobile network data, pages viewed and access times. This includes information about your browsing actions and patterns on the website. We also aggregate and anonymize all statistical information regarding the browsing actions and patterns of all visitors to our website and this aggregated statistical information does not identify you. We use this information to determine how our website is working with respect to its purposes which is to market our services and attract new clients and to identify what changes to make to the website.
6. How We Process Your Personal information
"Processing" personal information means performing any operation or set of operations on personal information, whether or not by automated means, such as collection, recording, organization, structuring, storage, adaptation or alteration, retrieval, consultation, use, disclosure by transmission, dissemination or otherwise making available, alignment or combination, restriction, erasure or destruction of the personal information.
The personal information that you provide to us or that we receive from other sources will be kept confidential. We will only hold, use and disclose your personal information in a manner that is fully compliant with Israeli law and the GDPR and in accordance with our legitimate business purposes, which include:
We will not use or otherwise process your personal information for any reason other than those stated above, unless we first receive your express prior written consent or we are legally required to. The legal basis for processing your personal information is made up of one or more of the following reasons:
7. When and How We Share Your Personal Information
Personal information that we collect is stored on third party cloud service providers who have been vetted by our IT advisers and selected, among other reasons, based on their commitments to hold and protect the personal information from unauthorized access or transfer. The third-party providers may be located inside or outside Israel and outside Europe. By providing us with personal information, you expressly consent to our storing your personal information with third party cloud service providers.
If we or our business merges with or is acquired by another business, we will share your personal information with the new owners of the business and their advisors. If this happens, we will notify you of such event in advance and if you desire, you will have the opportunity to request our return or destruction of your personal information.
We have put in place reasonable administrative, organizational and technical safeguards and security measures to protect personal information from unauthorized access, disclosure, destruction or alteration, accidental loss, misuse or damage. We regularly review and monitor such safeguards and security measures and update them when we deem it to be required. However, no measures can provide an absolute guarantee against unauthorized access.
You should understand that the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. Although we will do our best to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee the security of your data while it is being transmitted to our website or sent to us by email via third party networks.
9. How Long We Will Hold Your Information
To the extent permissible by applicable law, we will retain your personal information for such period plus 12 further months as is necessary to satisfy and to fulfill the following:
10. Your Rights with Respect to Your Personal Information
You have the following rights with respect to your personal information. Some of these rights will be subject to Israeli laws, rules, regulations and codes of ethics and conduct with respect to personal information we receive in connection with legal services we provide.
Right of Access
You have the right at any time to ask us for a copy of the personal information about you that we hold. Israeli law and GDPR provides certain instances where we may refuse your request for a copy of your personal information, or certain parts of the personal information that we hold. If we refuse your request or any element of it, we will provide you with our written reasons for doing so as soon as possible.
Right of Correction or Completion
If personal information we hold about you is not accurate, out of date or incomplete, you have a right to have the data rectified, updated or completed.
Right of Erasure
you have the right to request that personal information we hold about you is erased if:
Right to Object to or Restrict Processing
You have the right to object to our processing of your personal information and you also have the right to object to use of your personal information for direct marketing purposes.
Right of Data Portability
You have a right to receive any personal information that we hold about you in a structured, commonly used and machine-readable format, provided that:
Please note that if you are requesting the personal information to be transferred to a third party's system, we cannot guarantee technical compatibility with that system.
To the extent that we are processing your personal information based on your consent, you have the right to withdraw your consent at any time.
If you are unhappy about our use of your personal information, please do notify us, providing the reasons and we will endeavor to rectify the problem.
If you are based in the EU, you may also lodge a complaint with any Data Protection Authority set up to supervise and enforce the GDPR ("DPA"). There is a DPA in each EU member state and you may report to any DPA, although generally you will report to the DPA set up in the member state in which you are located. Here is a list of all DPAs and their contact details. However, we do take your rights with respect to your personal information very seriously and will appreciate the chance to resolve any issues that you may have before you address a DPA.
13. Further Information on Data Protection and Personal Privacy
If you have any enquiries or if you would like to contact us about our processing of your personal information, including to exercise your rights as outlined above, please contact Dan Kaplan by email on firstname.lastname@example.org.
When you contact us, we will ask you to verify your identity.