1. Privacy Policy

Merritt Law Office, P.A. (“MLO”) may gather private data, either electronically or in hard copy format, that may personally identify the person in question, the purpose and aim for the required information will be as contemplated by the terms of this policy or any contract with MLO – but will not be offered to 3rd parties for marketing purposes. The personal data collected will only be processed and used by MLO and will not be disclosed to any third party or organizations outside MLO unless otherwise stated, or required by law, or with your prior consent.

2. Privacy policy for collection and use of personal information in our website

2.1 Collection and Use of Non-personal Information

If one just browses the MLO website instead of submitting an application by running any software, we will not keep identity information nor collect data such as names and addresses.

When you browse or download information from our website, our computer system may log down and keep the information from your browser, such as your domain name, IP address, access date and time, the pages you have browsed and the referring website addresses. The purpose of collecting this information is to better facilitate your needs. No investigation based on the information will be launched against users except when MLO’s website is found under malicious attack by a visitor or at the direction of a court.

When using our webpage, the software may use “cookies” to record your online experiences.

2.2 Collection and Use of Personal Information

Personal data may be required if you use our eServices, and the information needed may vary with the services. We will only use and disclose your personal information for the purpose for which it was collected any other type of use and disclosure will require your consent or be in accordance with relevant privacy law.

2.3 Security

MLO exercises electronic storage which may be encrypted and is password and antivirus/anti-malware protected.

2.4 Personal Data Recipients

The personal data collected and processed by MLO may be, according to the needs of the services concerned and/or your interest, transferred to other administrative or judicial bodies, as well as private entities or bodies.

2.5 Personal Data Safety

All MLO website administrators shall take appropriate measures to ensure the confidentiality and storing of the data until its usage or storage term come to an end, when the data shall be destroyed or sealed.

3.  External Links

Our website provides links to other websites. Since the privacy statement on these websites may differ from ours, we do not take any responsibility for the privacy policies or contents of those websites, so you are advised to check those privacy statements when necessary.

4.  Changes to this Statement

The revised Privacy Statement will be posted without any prior notice if changes are made, and the revising date will be printed in the page.

5. Inquiries

If you have any inquiries regarding the personal data collection and processing by MLO, you are welcome to contact us personally or electronically.

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