Methfessel & Werbel provides the material on its web pages for information purposes only and not as legal advice. The Firm does not intend to create an attorney-client relationship with you, and you should not assume such a relationship or act on any material from these pages without seeking professional counsel.
What Personal Information Does Methfessel & Werbel Collect?
When you visit the public area of Methfessel & Werbel’s Web site, you remain anonymous. To the extent you use e-mail links via the Web site to communicate with the Firm or anyone affiliated with the Firm and provide us with personally identifiable information, however, you will not remain anonymous. Because it is not possible to anticipate every conceivable context in which such information might be provided to us via e-mail, we can provide you no assurance that personally identifiable information you choose to provide to us via e-mail will be maintained as private.
Methfessel & Werbel collects your Internet Protocol (IP) address. An IP address is a number that is assigned to your computer when you use the Internet. The IP address data that we collect does not contain any personally identifiable information about you and is used to administer our site, to determine the numbers of different visitors to the site and to gather broad demographic data.
The non-personally identifiable data that the Firm collects in these ways is accessible by certain Methfessel & Werbel personnel as well as certain third-party Web site designers. Methfessel & Werbel uses all non-personally identifiable data that it collects internally and together with its Web site designer in order to improve the Firm’s Web site. The information is used, for example, to evaluate what portions of the Web site are more popular than others, to determine from where visitors came to the site, and to determine how many times particular pages of the site were accessed in aggregate. Methfessel & Werbel personnel may use the data to prepare reports regarding Web site activity as part of the process of maintaining and improving the site.
What Steps Does Methfessel & Werbel Take to Protect Your Privacy?
Methfessel & Werbel does not presently provide any personal information collected via its public Web site or the non-public areas maintained on its Web site to other companies, firms or individuals without the permission of those who provided the information. Methfessel & Werbel does not presently collect personally identifiable information via the public area of its Web site except to the extent that such information is provided in unsolicited e-mails (see comments above.)
What are the Privacy Policies of Third-Party Sites to Which Methfessel & Werbel Website Links?