We understand your concerns about how Hicks & Motto, P.A., may use or disclose your personal information. Your privacy is very important to us, and the following informs you of the information that we may collect from you, and how we use it. By using our website at HMElawfirm.com, you accept the practices described below in this Policy.
We may collect non-personal information, such as a domain name and IP Address. The domain name and IP address do not reveal anything personal about you other than the IP address from which you have accessed our site. We may also collect information about the type of web browser you are using, your operating system, what brought you to our website, and which pages of our website you access.
Should you communicate with us through our Contact Form, or communicate with us regarding this website or services, we will collect any information provided to us in any such communication.
We use the collected information primarily for our own internal purposes; for example, providing, maintaining, evaluating, and improving our services and our website, fulfilling your requests for information, and providing required customer support.
We follow generally accepted industry standards to protect the information submitted to us, both during transmission and once we receive it.
If we ever collect sensitive information (such as credit card data), that information is encrypted and transmitted to us in a secure way. You can verify this by looking for a closed lock icon in the browser’s address bar, or looking for “https” at the beginning of the address of the web page.
We also protect your sensitive information offline. Only those of our employees who need the information to perform a specific function (for example, billing or customer service) are granted access to your personally identifiable information. The computers and servers where our firm stores anyone’s personally identifiable information are maintained in a secure environment.
We will never sell or otherwise provide the information we collect to outside third parties for the purpose of direct or indirect mass email marketing. We will disclose personal information and/or an IP address when required by law or in the good-faith belief that such action is necessary to:
- Cooperate with the investigations of purported unlawful activities and conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on our firm
- Protect and defend the rights or property of our website and related properties
- Identify persons who may be violating the law, the rights of third parties, or otherwise misusing our website or its related properties
It is vital to keep in mind that whenever you voluntarily disclose personal information online, whether via the use of contact forms, sending emails, leaving comments, or other communications, that information can be collected and used by others. Be aware that if you post personal information online that is accessible to the public, you may receive unsolicited messages from other parties in return.
You are solely responsible for maintaining the privacy and secrecy of your personal information. Please be careful and responsible whenever you are online.
This website may contain links to other sites. Please understand that Hicks & Motto, P.A. is not responsible for the content or privacy practices of any websites other than this one. We highly encourage you to remain aware when you navigate away from our website, and to read the privacy statements of any other site that collects your personally identifiable information.
Feedback, Surveys, Contests
There may come a time when our site requests information via reviews, surveys, or contests. Participation in any of them is 100 percent voluntary, and it is solely your choice whether to participate and thereby disclose this information. Information requested may include opinions of our services, contact information (such as name and mailing address) and/or demographic information (such as zip code, age). All such information will be used for the purposes of monitoring or improving the use of or satisfaction with this website, to provide valuable experiential feedback to our firm, or, in the case of a contest, to notify winners and award prizes