Privacy Policy

This Privacy Statement is applicable to this site www.mckennalong.com and to any sites affiliated to McKenna Long & Aldridge LLP.

Information We Collect

Unless you provide it to us voluntarily or the information is collected via cookies in the manner described in this policy, McKenna Long & Aldridge LLP does not collect personally identifiable information about you (including, but not limited to, your name, address, telephone number, and email address) in connection with your use of this website.

McKenna Long & Aldridge LLP collects the information you provide us when you sign up to receive newsletters or advisories or contact us by email. We use this information only to respond to your comments or questions or to provide services related to the specific purpose for which you submitted the information. Each recurring newsletter or advisory will contain instructions telling you how to be removed from our distribution list.

In addition, when you visit this site, we may passively collect other kinds of information through this web site, including the location from which you visit us, the kind of browser you use, the date and time you visit this website, and the amount of time you spent viewing the site. Generally, we gather this information for the purpose of analyzing aggregated trends and statistics, but we also gather it for the reasons described below. To gather such information, our web server may automatically use technologies such as the following:

Cookies. A cookie is a piece of information stored on your hard drive that tells our server that you have returned to this web site. Cookies do not gather information—instead, they may store information you provide. For instance, if you visit our web site and provide us with your name and email address, a cookie is used to retain this information. If you return to this web site, this cookie allows us to personalize your visit by remembering your name and email address. We may also use cookies to track usage of this web site in order to better understand what areas of our web site interest our users. Although these cookies remain on your hard drive indefinitely, you may choose to delete or disable them by changing your internet browser preferences. You can also set your internet browser to notify you when you receive a cookie, and you can decide whether to accept or reject the cookie.

Log Files. Internet protocol ("IP") addresses are used to analyze trends, administer the web site, track users' movements, and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use. IP addresses are not linked to personally identifiable information.

When We May Disclose Your Information

McKenna Long & Aldridge LLP does not share your information with third parties without your consent except: (i) where such disclosure is necessary to comply with the law or protect the safety of our users or others, (ii) with service providers performing services on our behalf. Any service providers employed by our firm will have access to your information solely to the extent necessary to enable them to perform the service on our behalf and will be contractually prohibited from using the information for any other purpose, or (iii) to another law firm in connection with a proposed or actual merger.

To Opt Out Or Request Changes To Your Information

You are entitled to request that McKenna Long & Aldridge LLP:

If you would like to receive a copy of the personal information we have about you as submitted to us via this website, or if you wish to opt out of receiving marketing related communications from us, please send a request to information@mckennalong.com or write to us at McKenna Long & Aldridge LLP, Marketing Department, 1900 K Street, NW, Washington, DC, 20006. If this information is incorrect or incomplete, please let us know, and we will make every reasonable effort to correct or update it promptly (unless we require further information from you in order to fulfill your request). You may also ask us to remove your name and other personal information from our databases. In each of the foregoing cases, we will make all reasonable efforts to honor your request promptly, subject to legal and other permissible considerations.

Security

This website employs industry standard security measures designed to protect against loss, misuse or alteration of information you provide to us through this website. However, McKenna Long & Aldridge LLP is not responsible for unauthorized access to information by hackers or others who have obtained such access through illegal means.

Changes To This Privacy Statement

We reserve the right to change this Privacy Statement at any time without advance notice. Please check this page periodically for changes. Your continued use of this website signifies your assent to this Privacy Statement. This Policy was last updated May 6, 2005.

Questions Regarding This Privacy Statement

We will use reasonable efforts to comply with this Privacy Statement and will take reasonable action to correct any failures to comply with this Privacy Statement. If you have any questions or concerns regarding this Privacy Statement or our use of personally identifiable information, please feel free to contact us at information@mckennalong.com.