Your privacy is very important to Legally Yours Pty. Ltd. (ABN 13 167 375 448). This privacy statement provides details about the personal information that we collect through www.legallyyours.com.au (the Site) or directly from you, and the ways in which we use this personal information.
Personal information about visitors to the Site is only collected when knowingly and voluntarily submitted.
This data is collected for the purpose of providing our services, or information relating to those services to you, the customer, or for improving our service offering to present or future customers. For connecting customers with lawyers listed on the Site.
In rare circumstances, we may seek to collect information from third parties but in this event, all reasonable steps will be taken to make you aware of information sought and obtained.
We may collect and use the following kinds of personal information:
- information about your use of this Site including which pages you visit and the length of time you remain on those pages;
- information that you provide using for the purpose of registering with our Site;
- information about transactions carried out over this Site
- information that you provide for the purpose of subscribing to the Site services; and
- any other information that you send to us.
Using Personal Information
We may use your personal information to:
- administer the Site;
- personalise the Site for you;
- enable your access to and use of the Site services;
- publish information about you on the Site;
- send you marketing communications ;and
- handle complaints.
Sensitive information can include such things as ethnicity, race, political affiliations, membership of professional bodies, criminal records and health information.
Sensitive data collected for the primary purpose of providing our services, or information relating to those services to you, the customer.
Further use of this information & disclosure
Information submitted by visitors to the Site may also be used for secondary purposes closely related to the primary purpose. Personal information will not be shared with any third parties except for the following circumstances:
1. You have consented to do so or where disclosure to third parties is a necessary in achieving the primary purpose such as third parties engaged to deliver services to you.
2. To the extent that it is required to do so by law, in connection with any legal proceedings or prospective legal proceedings, and in order to establish, exercise or defend its legal rights.
The Site is provided to you through a platform owned by Legally Yours Pty Ltd but may be upgraded, modified, repaired or altered from time to time by appropriately qualified third parties.
Using pseudonyms and anonymity
Given the nature of our services, we do not permit people who register with us to use pseudonyms or to use the services anonymously. It is a breach of our terms and conditions to do so.
Security of Information
The security of personal information is very important to us. We will maintain reasonable security arrangements in respect of personal data to prevent unauthorized access, collection, use, disclosure, copying, modification, disposal or similar risks. However, despite such reasonable efforts, we cannot guarantee that the security of information transmitted through the Internet is impenetrable. We will implement technical and organizational measures in accordance with good industry practices such as encryption, alphanumeric passwords and user access controls that can be customized according to your preferences. You are solely responsible for keeping all passwords confidential and configuring the appropriate control settings.
We will retain your personal data for as long as is needed to provide the services to you. We may retain and use personal data for as long as is necessary as required by law or for other legitimate business purposes including complying with our legal obligations, resolving disputes and enforcing our terms.
We may place “cookies” and “local storage” in your browser. Cookies are small text files which provide us with information about how often someone visits our Site and what they do during those visits. Cookies do not themselves contain any personally identifiable information but if you provide such information to us, for example when registering with us, it may be linked to the data stored in the cookie. You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies, or receive a warning before a cookie is stored, if you prefer. Please refer to your browser’s instructions or help screen to learn more about these functions. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the Site or any other websites that you visit.
Access to Information
You have the right to access, update or remove personal information from our database through your profile portal.
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Legally Yours Pty. Ltd. (ABN 13 167 375 448)
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We cannot be held responsible for the privacy policies or practices of any third party.
This policy was updated as at May 2019