Smith Ammons Attorneys At Law LLC ("Smith Ammons") operates Smith Ammons Attorneys At Law and may operate other websites. It is Smith Ammons policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our websites.
Like most website operators, Smith Ammons collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. Smith Ammons purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Smith Ammons visitors use its website. From time to time, Smith Ammons may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.
Smith Ammons also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on Smith Ammons Attorneys At Law blogs/sites. Smith Ammons only discloses logged in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below, except that commenter IP addresses and email addresses are visible and disclosed to the administrators of the blog/site where the comment was left.
Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to Smith Ammons websites choose to interact with Smith Ammons in ways that require Smith Ammons to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Smith Ammons gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up at Smith Ammons Attorneys At Law to provide a username and email address. Those who engage in transactions with Smith Ammons are asked to provide additional information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. In each case, Smith Ammons collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor's interaction with Smith Ammons. Smith Ammons does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.
Smith Ammons may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its websites. Smith Ammons may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, Smith Ammons does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.
Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information
Smith Ammons discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on Smith Ammons behalf or to provide services available at Smith Ammons websites, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by using Smith Ammons websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. Smith Ammons will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations, as described above, Smith Ammons discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when Smith Ammons believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Smith Ammons, third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered user of an Smith Ammons website and have supplied your email address, Smith Ammons may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what's going on with Smith Ammons and our products. If you send us a request (for example via email or via one of our feedback mechanisms), we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users. Smith Ammons takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.
If Smith Ammons, or substantially all of its assets, were acquired, or in the unlikely event that Smith Ammons goes out of business or enters bankruptcy, user information would be one of the assets that is transferred or acquired by a third party. You acknowledge that such transfers may occur, and that any acquirer of Smith Ammons may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.