Privacy and cookie policy | A-LAW International Law Firm

Privacy and cookie policy

The term referred to as “the website” comprehends the websites owned and managed by A-Law International Law Firm and whereby the word A-Law or Alaw is linked to the extension .eu and/or other available extensions owned or managed by A-Law International Law Firm.

A-LAW is an International Law Firm and undertakes to do its utmost to respect and protect the privacy of the visitors, also called users, of  the website.

A-LAW also undertakes to comply with the Belgian Act of 8th December 1992 for the protection of privacy in connection with the processing of personal data.

In principle, a visitor can visit the website without entering any personal data on it.  However, in order for you to use some of the services offered on the website, it is necessary for A-LAW to have some information, such as – wherever appropriate – names, addresses, telephone numbers, email addresses, etc.

A-LAW will take the necessary steps to ensure the secure processing of personal data.  All personal information that you provide shall remain strictly confidential.  It will be collected in A-LAW’s database and will not be disclosed to third parties.

By providing your details, you agree to the use of your personal data in order to be contacted in direct by A-LAW and receive A-LAW mailings.

The website uses Web analytics services such as Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google Inc.  By using the website, you agree to the processing of data by Web analytics service providers such as Google in the manner and for the purposes described hereunder.  Web analytics services such as Google Analytics make use of "cookies" in order to help A-LAW to analyse how users use the website.

Cookies are text files containing small amounts of information which are downloaded to your device when you visit a website.  Cookies are then sent back to the originating website on each subsequent visit, or to another website that recognises that cookie. Cookies are useful because they allow a website to recognise a user’s device. You can find more information about cookies at: www.allaboutcookies.org and www.youronlinechoices.eu.  It includes the information of your IP address.

The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website is transmitted to and stored by the Web analystic service provider on servers in different countries.  In the case of Google these servers are at present in the United States.

Web analytics service providers such as Google uses this information to keep track of how you use the website in general, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and Internet usage.  You may refuse cookies in your browser by selecting the appropriate settings.

We would however like to point out that in that case you will not be able to utilise all the features of the website.

You are not required to provide any personal information on the public areas of the website. However, you may choose to do so by completing the contact form.

How we use this information.

We will only use the information you provide to us on these sections of the website in order to process the relevant application form. Please see the privacy wording on the relevant form for a more detailed explanation of how your information will be used.

Please note that in order to process your application form we may on occasion be required to share your information with A-LAW offices and branches and our associated firms around the world and any third parties who provide services on our behalf.

However, we do our utmost to ensure that all such entities protect your data adequately.

In relation to any other third parties we will only disclose your information where you have given your consent or where we are required to do so by law, or where it is necessary for the purpose of, or in connection with legal proceedings or in order to exercise or defend legal rights. For further information about our offices click here.

Types of cookies used on this site

Strictly necessary cookies - Some of the cookies on our website are essential in order to enable you to move around the website and use its features.

Performance cookies - Some of the cookies on our website collect information about how visitors use the website, for instance which pages visitors go to most often, and if they get error messages from web pages. These cookies don’t collect information that identifies a visitor. All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous. It is only used to improve how our website works.

Functionality cookies - These cookies allow our website to remember choices you make and provide enhanced, more personal features.

Third party cookies - Our website also allows third parties to download cookies to your device. For example, cookies from sharethis.com are used to allow you to send a page from our website to your social media account such as Facebook or Twitter. Cookies from Google and YouTube are also used. The YouTube cookie is set on pages that contain YouTube videos. These third party cookies are not under our control. For further information about their use see sharethis.com, www.google.com and www.youtube.com.

By using our website, you agree that we can place these types of cookies on your device.

If you have any questions in relation to this policy please send an e-mail to p.leers@a-law.eu or call us on 0032 3 232 68 88


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