Scope of this statement

This policy covers the website found at the following URL:-

http://www.hamers.solicitors.com

The website referred to is provided by Hamers Solicitors LLP.  We use the services of a third party website developer to host the website and develop it when required.  Appropriate agreements are in place to ensure optimum quality control measures.

The materials contained in the above website is deemed to be for general information purposes only and does not constitute legal or professional advice.  Hamers Solicitors LLP does not accept any responsibility for any loss which may arise from accessing or relying upon information contained in this website.

 

Organisation Details

Registered office:-

5 Earls Court,

Priory Park East,

Hull

HU4 7DY

Hamers Solicitors LLP is a limited liability partnership registered in England and Wales with number OC352081.  Our VAT registration number is 167209163.   A list of members of the LLP is displayed at the registered office address.  Hamers Solicitors LLP are authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority with SRA number 525084.  The word “Partner” is used to refer to a member of Hamers Solicitors LLP.  More details about how you can access the Solicitors Regulation Authority can be found on their website.

 

Policy Statement

Hamers Solicitors have taken steps to ensure that its website is compliant with all relevant legal obligations.  The COLP has ultimate responsibility for ensuring continuing compliance on a day to day basis and management of the website including:-

  • Ensuring content is up to date;
  • Ensuring content does not infringe copyright;
  • Specifying conditions for downloading material;
  • Ensuring any publicity conforms to the Solicitors Code of Conduct 2011;
  • Ensuring compliance with the Equality Act 2010;
  • Overseeing linking arrangements;
  • Ensuring posting of a privacy notice explaining how many data collected from visitors will be managed by the firm.

The COLP has responsibility for the review of this policy on an annual basis.

 

Accessibility

We are committed to making our website accessible for all our website visitors including those with disabilities.  We are committed to providing an accessible web service.  If you experience problems or have any suggestions for improvements please contact the COLP

 

Copyright and Trademark Notices

The contents of this site are protected by copyright under English law.  Users are permitted to read the contents of our website and make copies of such content for their own personal use.  They may also give copies to colleagues for their personal use on terms that Hamers Solicitors LLP is acknowledged as the source.  The text is not altered in anyway and the attention of the recipients is drawn to this warning.  All other use and copying of any of the contents of this site is prohibited.  Copying from website of third parties is subject to any requirements applicable to their sites.

 

Links to Third Party Sites

This website may include hyper links to websites operated by other parties.  Hamers Solicitors are not responsible for examining or evaluating them and their inclusion does not imply endorsement of their content.  Hamers Solicitors LLP does not receive any fee from any website owner who may be sited or linked to from the website.  All external links should be considered for information purposes only.

 

Data Protection

This website is owned and operated by Hamers Solicitors LLP who is the “data controller” for the purposes of the Data Protection Act 1998.  This document is intended to explain how we use the information we collect, how a client can instruct us if they prefer to limit the use of that information and the procedures we have in place to safeguard their privacy.

 

Opt In

Unless you specify otherwise submitting a request for information or comment or registering for a news letter on this website automatically opts you in to our promotional mailing list.  You agree that Hamers Solicitors LLP shall be free to send you from time to time additional product or company information including newsletters, advertisements and/or announcements.  We will never sell or disclose your e-mail address to anyone.

 

Option to Opt Out

If you submit an enquiry you have the option to opt out before submitting the form.  If for any reason the enquiry does not select the “opt out” option or if for any other reason you no longer wish to receive any form of mailings from us including newsletters please e-mail your request to rdennison@hamers.com.

 

Collection, Utilisation and Security of Data

Without limitation any of the following data may be collected:-

  • Name
  • Gender
  • Contact information such as e-mail addresses and telephone numbers
  • Address and postcode
  • Financial information such as credit/debit card numbers
  • IP address
  • Web browser type and version
  • Operating system

 

Any information that we collect about you is stored electronically on our database.  It may also be printed and stored in our filing system.

We will keep your personal information confidential except to the extent that we are compelled to disclose it by law (for example where there may be fraud) or to comply with an instruction of a regulatory body or any other competent jurisdiction.

 

Cookies

We also use cookies on this site.  Cookies are small text files used on the internet for a variety of purposes.  We use Cookies to make your use of the website more efficient.  You have a right to refuse this and can modify your browser accordingly.  Although the cookie may provide an automated identification of your computer to our work station no personal data is stored in the cookie.

 

What this means is that we automatically collect and store only the following information about your visit:-

  • The internet domain and IP address from where you access our website
  • The type of browser software and operating system used to access our website.

 

Liability

Hamers Solicitors LLP cannot accept responsibility for any loss which may arise from accessing or relying upon information contained in this website.