Chak & Associates’s Commitment to your privacy
We are committed to protecting your privacy.
We may collect data from you (User Data) in various ways:
- during the course of your use of this website (including, without limitation, all material you send or upload to this website or to an e-mail address given on this website (Your Material); and
- when we request further information from you from time to time following on from any contact you have made with us through this website.
A cookie is a tiny element of data that a website can send to your computer's browser so that this computer will be recognised by the site on your return. Cookies allow our web server to recognise your computer on connection to our website, which in turn allows the server to make downloading of pages faster than on first viewing. In addition, cookies may also be used by us to establish statistics about the use of this website by Internet users by gathering and analysing data such as: most visited pages, time spent by users on each page, site performance, etc. By collecting and using such data, we hope to improve the quality of the site.
The data collected by our servers and/or through cookies that may be placed on your computer will not be kept for longer than is necessary to fulfil the purposes mentioned above. In any event, such information may not be kept for longer than one year.
Navigation data about site viewers is automatically collected by our servers. If you do not wish to have this navigation data collected, we recommend that you do not use this website.
You can also set your browser to block the recording of cookies on your hard drive to minimise the amount of data that may be collected about your navigating on this site. The browser on your computer can be set to notify you when a cookie is being recorded on your computer's hard drive. Most browsers can also be set to keep cookies from being recorded on your computer. However, for optimal use of this website, we recommend that you do not block the recording of cookies on your computer.
Although we welcome your queries, please note that any electronic communication through this website between you and us (or any of our lawyers, other employees or agents) may not be secure and, unless you are already a client, will not be treated as privileged or confidential. For this reason, please do not send us any email that contains confidential or sensitive information.Our use of User Data
We will use User Data we collect from you only for the following purposes:
aTo provide this website to you
We will use User Data to provide and improve this website to enable us to deal with any queries you have about this website and to notify you of any changes to this website.
bTo include User Data in anonymous statistics
We may provide anonymous statistics about our users and related usage information to reputable third parties, but these statistics will not enable any third party to identify individuals or individual businesses.
cTo provide you with information you have requested
We will use User Data to provide you with information and brochures you have requested through this website.
If you have already registered to receive marketing materials from us in paper and/or electronic form, we may use your data in order to send you in electronic and/or paper form marketing and other materials relating to Chak & Associates, its products and/or services. We may use the data provided by you to update records held by Chak & Associates.
If you are not already registered to receive marketing information from us in paper and/or electronic form and wish to receive such information please click e-mail us. You may withdraw your consent to the receipt of marketing materials at any time and free of charge by sending an e-mail to us.
eTo consider any recruitment application or curriculum vitae you submit through this website
If you submit User Data (including personal data and sensitive personal data) to us via the Careers section of this website or to an e-mail address specified in the Careers section for applying for a post advertised at Chak & Associates, we will process such User Data solely for the purposes of considering applications and recruitment. Such User Data will not be used for marketing purposes. Marketing materials will only be sent to you in accordance with paragraphs c. and d. above.
Sensitive personal data is information as to your racial or ethnic origin, political opinions, religious, philosophical or similar beliefs, trade union membership, physical or mental health, sexual life, commission of criminal offences and/or involvement in criminal proceedings.
While it is unlikely, we may be required to disclose your User Data by a court order or to comply with other legal or regulatory requirements. We will use reasonable endeavours to notify you before we do so, unless we are legally restricted from doing so.We do not Sell or Exploit User Data Commercially through Third Parties
We will not sell, rent, distribute or otherwise make User Data commercially available to any third party, except as described above, or except with your prior permission.Access to and Correction of User Data