Privacy and Cookies
What Are Cookies?
This page describes what information the cookies gather, how we use that information and why we sometimes need to store these cookies. We also share how you can prevent these cookies from being stored.
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The Cookies We Set
In order to provide you with a great experience on this site we provide the functionality to set your preferences for how this site runs when you use it. In order to remember your preferences (such as contrast, colour settings or font size), we need to set cookies so that this information can be called whenever you interact with a page that is affected by your preferences. Cookies are not used to identify you personally.
Third Party Cookies
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Third party analytics are used to track and measure usage of this site so that we can continue to produce engaging content. These cookies may track things such as how long you spend on the site or pages you visit. This information helps us understand how we can improve this website for you.
From time to time we test new features and make subtle changes to the way that our website is delivered. When we are still testing new features these cookies may be used to ensure that you receive a consistent experience whilst on the site whilst ensuring we understand which optimisations our users appreciate the most.
The Office of Elisabeth Opie (‘Office’) fully respects your rights to privacy and uses the following practices in regard to any information we are provided or obtain about users of this website.
What information is collected through your use of our website?
We do not access any of your personal information through your use of this website, unless you voluntarily decide to contact us through a contact button featured on the website.
The contact button activates your email software as a convenient mechanism to send the Office an email. When you send us an email through a contact button, your personal data is collected only to the extent necessary to reply to you. If a team member to whom you send the email is unable to respond to your matter, she or he will forward your email to another team member. The Office will inform you by email to which team member your email has been forwarded.
This site also provides the possibility of accessing the third party websites of LinkedIn and Xing through clicking on the relevant icon. Your data will only be sent to these third party websites if you elect to click on the icon. If you do access those sites from our website, your data is subject to the privacy and cookie policies of those sites.
To whom is your information disclosed?
By providing this information to the Office, you are agreeing to allow us to use this information to complete your requests made through this website. Because of the nature of the internet, such data may pass through any country.
The Office will only disclose information to third parties to the extent necessary to specifically fulfil the purpose you identify for contacting us, or if required to do so by law.
How you can access your information
You are able to access, verify and (if necessary) correct the accuracy of your personal information held by the Office by contacting us at: firstname.lastname@example.org.