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3. About cookies
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3.2 Cookies may be either "persistent" cookies or "session" cookies: a persistent cookie will be stored by a web browser and will remain valid until its set expiry date, unless deleted by the user before the expiry date; a session cookie, on the other hand, will expire at the end of the user session, when the web browser is closed.
3.3 Cookies may not contain any information that personally identifies a user, but personal data that we store about you may be linked to the information stored in and obtained from cookies.
4. Cookies that we use
5. Cookies used by our service providers
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6. Managing cookies
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(d) https://support.microsoft.com/en-gb/help/17442/windows-internet-explorer-delete-manage-cookies (Internet Explorer);
(e) https://support.apple.com/en-gb/guide/safari/manage-cookies-and-website-data-sfri11471/mac (Safari); and
(f) https://privacy.microsoft.com/en-us/windows-10-microsoft-edge-and-privacy (Edge).
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Personal data relating to general administration of Archerfield Partners LLP relates to staff, employment, recruitment, relationships with suppliers and clients, general marketing activities, case allocation and management, and monitoring of equality and diversity.
Data Collection – what is processed and why
Data is collected by Archerfield Partners LLP in order to carry out their business services and administration in accordance with data protection laws. We will process data for one of more of the following reasons:
- To be able to respond to enquires as to possible appointments, and to agree terms by which we are appointed;
- For conflict-checking;
- Anti-money-laundering purposes;
- Record keeping and accounting;
- To obtain professional indemnity insurance;
- Maintain client relationships;
- Ensure network and information security;
- For the use of complaints, fee disputes; or
- Otherwise permitted by law, to function as a business.
Transfer of data
Personal data provided to us during the course of using our services may be transferred outside of the UK, for example, when dealing with an international dispute. Any transfer of your personal information will be governed by the Agreement you have in place with Archerfield Partners LLP in respect of the legal services provided to you and will comply with the appropriate provisions of the GDPR.
We may also share your personal data with third parties in circumstances such as:-
- Required under legal or regulatory duty;
- Lawfully assist the police or security services with the prevention / detection of crime and/or terrorist activity;
- To enforce our contractual rights;
- To protect the safety or security of any persons; and/or
- As otherwise permitted under applicable law.
We will only retain your personal data for as long as reasonably necessary for the required services to be carried out. Including for the purposes of satisfying any legal, accounting or reporting requirements and will not be retained indefinitely.
Under the General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR), you have various rights in relation to your personal information. These rights are summarised below:-
- Request access to personal information;
- Request correction of the personal data that we hold about you;
- Request erasure of your personal data in certain circumstances;
- Object to the processing of your personal information;
- Request a restriction to processing of your personal data;
- Request a copy of the personal information we hold to you or a third party; and
- Withdrawal of consent to process your personal data.
For further information in relation to your rights about the way we process your data under GDPR please visit – www.ico.org.uk.
Should you wish to exercise any of the above rights, please contact us via email – firstname.lastname@example.org