Effective Date: August 14, 2014
How We Collect and Use Your Information
We do not collect any personal information about you unless you affirmatively provide it to us. Certain portions of our website, such as the “Contact Us” page, allow you to provide personal information on a voluntary basis, including your name, e-mail address, company information, and other contact information.
Willkie and the parties with whom we work (e.g., service providers, business partners) may place, view, and/or use “cookies” or similar technologies to collect certain information about your use of this website and other websites. This may include information about the IP address of your computer, browser type, language, operating system, your mobile device, geo-location data, the state or country from which you accessed this website, the web pages visited, the date and the time of a visit, and the websites you visited immediately before visiting this website.
Willkie and the parties with whom we work may use the information collected for various reasons, either on behalf of Willkie or for the other parties’ own purposes, including research, analysis, to better serve visitors to this website, to compile aggregate and anonymous information about usage of this website, etc. Any information collected by cookies will be done so on an anonymous basis, and Willkie does not link any personal information you provide with cookie data.
Willkie does not process or respond to web browsers’ “do not track” signals or other similar transmissions that indicate a request to disable online tracking of users who visit our website. However, you can prevent website tracking by changing the settings in your web browsers to disable cookies permanently or to alert you when cookies are being sent so you can refuse them at that time. The help function on most browsers contains instructions on how to change these cookie settings. Please note that if you disable cookies or refuse to accept a request to place a cookie, it is possible that some parts of this website will not function properly.
Disclosure of Personal Information and Other Information
If you participate in certain features of this website (e.g., sharing publications of interest), please note that any information you or others voluntarily disclose through use of these features becomes available to the public and/or other users whom you have designated.
Securing Your Information
We use reasonable administrative, technical, and physical security measures to protect your personal information from unauthorized access and use.
International Transfer of Your Information
The information we collect from and about you through this website, including your personal information, may be transferred across national borders, including to countries that may have different levels of privacy protection than your country. By submitting personal information to us through this website, you consent to such transfers, as well as to the processing and storage of such personal information in such countries.
Reviewing and Updating Your Information
If you have provided personal information to us through this website, you may request to review or update that information or have that information deleted from our files. Inquiries and requests should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org. While Willkie will make reasonable efforts to accommodate your request, we also reserve the right to impose certain restrictions and requirements on such access requests, if allowed or required by applicable laws.
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