Last updated: 26 January, 2021
1.1. We at Barnea Jaffa Lande Law Offices (the “Barnea”, “We”, “Us” or “Our”), are committed to protecting your (“You” or “Your”) privacy. As part of this commitment, it is important for Us to be transparent about how We handle the information that We (or others on Our behalf) collect about You, when We collect information about You, and how We use such information
1.3. In this Policy, any reference to “Personal Data” is to any information relating to an identified or identifiable natural person; an identifiable natural person is one who can be identified, directly or in combination with additional information that We have or that We have access to.
2. When do We collect information about You?
2.1. We may collect Personal Data about You in the following circumstances:
2.1.1. When You access or use the Website and the services contained therein (the “Services”);
2.1.2. When You subscribe to Our newsletter and interact therewith; and
2.1.3. When You interact with Us in any manner, including by sending Us an email.
2.2. You are under no legal obligation to furnish any information about You, and the furnishing thereof is at Your discretion and at Your own free will. However, if You do not furnish certain information about You, We shall not be able to provide You with some of the Services.
3. What types of information do We collect?
3.1. We (or others on Our behalf) may collect the following types of Personal Data about You:
3.1.1. Website usage information: this information includes online activity log, traffic information (including, without limitation, IP address, time of access, date of access, web and mobile page(s) visited, language used, crash reports and type of browser used, information regarding the device You used, the URL that referred You to the Website and geo-location data). Some of this information may not identify You personally, and therefore not constitute Personal Data;
3.1.2. Newsletter information: when You subscribe to Our newsletter, You provide Us with Your email address. In addition, We will document the interaction You will have with the messages and materials sent to You, as well as any metadata associated therewith;
3.1.3. Communication information: when You contact Us, including via Our Website and/or social media networks, You may provide Us with Your name, certain contact information (such as email address and telephone number) and the content of Your communication with Us. In addition, when You contact Our reception, Your conversations with Our reception personnel may be recorded or documented in any other manner;
3.1.4. Job application information: when You apply for a job at Barnea, You may provide Us Personal Data about You, such as Your name, contact details, educational data, professional experience information, as well as any other information included in Your CVs.
3.2. You are responsible for ensuring the accuracy of the information that You provide Us (or others on Our behalf) with. Inaccurate information will affect Our ability to provide You with some of the Services, as well as Our ability to contact You as contemplated in this Policy.
4. How do We use Personal Data?
We may use Personal Data about You for the following purposes:
4.1. To operate the Website and provide the Services;
4.2. To contact You for the purpose of operational requirements;
4.3. To respond to Your queries, requests and/or complaints;
4.4. To send You marketing materials, subject to Your consent;
4.5. To analyze and improve the Services, as well as to offer new ones;
4.6. To perform and maintain various activities supporting the offering and provision of Our services, including, but not limited to, the Website (such activities include back office functions, business development activities, strategic decision making, financing management, etc.);
4.7. To analyze the effectiveness of Our marketing and advertising campaigns and activities;
4.8. To protect Our and third parties’ interests, rights and assets, including initiation or exercise or defense of legal claims;
4.9. To fulfil Our legal or regulatory requirements.
5. Sharing of Personal Data
5.1. We will not disclose Personal Data about You to third parties except as detailed in this Policy.
5.2. We may share Personal Data about You with the following third parties or for the following purposes:
5.2.1. Upon Your consent or instruction;
5.2.2. Third parties providing Us services related to the offering of Our services, including the Website;
5.2.3. In the event that We sell, assign or transfer some or all of Our business or assets to a successor or acquirer, or if We are acquired by or merge with a third party, or if We file for bankruptcy or become insolvent;
5.2.4. To protect Our rights, property and interest or those of third parties;
5.2.5. To fulfil Our legal or regulatory requirements or to comply with a court order.
5.3. In addition, We may transfer aggregated an anonymized information about users of Our Website to additional third parties and for additional purposes. However, before We do so, We will make sure that the information transferred to such parties is indeed anonymized and does not identify a natural person.
5.4. Any use of Personal Data by third parties is subject to their exclusive responsibility, and We shall not bear any responsibility inspect thereof.
6. Direct messaging
6.1. If You will provide Your consent, We shall contact You, including via electronic messaging, instant messages (SMS) and/or in any other manner, and send You materials whose purpose is to encourage the purchase of a product or service or to encourage spending of money in any other way, as well as any other announcement.
6.2. Your consent for the receipt of direct messaging as mentioned, shall also constitute agreement to receive advertising materials and various updates from partners and associates at Barnea.
6.3. You may, at any time, withhold Your consent and cease from receiving materials as mentioned by clicking “Remove”, at the bottom of the messages that You will receive or by contacting Us: (i) by sending an email to: [email protected]; and/or (ii) in writing to Our physical address: 58 Harakevet St., Tel Aviv 6777016 (Barnea Jaffa Lande Law Offices). If You will do it, We will stop sending You marketing and/or advertising materials as mentioned above, however, Your details may be used by Us for other purposes as outlined in this Policy.
7. Transfer of Personal Data abroad
We may transfer Personal Data about You outside the jurisdiction which You are a resident of and store it in other jurisdictions and countries; the data protection and other laws of these jurisdictions or countries may not be as protective to Personal Data as those in the jurisdiction which You are resident – in these instances, We will take steps to ensure that an appropriate level of protection is given to Your Personal Data.
8.1. We (or others on Our behalf) use various technologies to collect information when You interact with the Website, including cookies and web beacons. Cookies, which are small text files that are placed on Your computer or equipment when You visit certain online pages, track your activities, record Your preferences, and make the Website more responsive to Your needs by delivering a better and more personalized experience to You. The cookies are stored on Your computer and/or other equipment and are used by Us to help track your clicks and pass information as You go through the Website and can allow Us to associate navigational information from browsing visits with Personal Data You provide via the Website. Web beacons are graphic images that are placed on the Website or in an email that is used to monitor Your behavior while visiting the Website or sending the email and are often used in combination with cookies.
8.2. You can change the privacy settings in the browser that You use, delete the existing cookies, prevent the creation of cookies or click the setting that enables You to accept or deny the creation of a cookie every time that a cookie is detected. If You opt to not accept cookies and/or cancel Your acceptance of cookies, You may be limiting Your ability to enjoy all of the interactive features on the Website.
We have implemented suitable security policies, rules and technical measures to protect and safeguard the Personal Data under Our control. However, You must remember that any transfer of Personal Data via the internet cannot be fully secured. Therefore, We cannot ensure the protection of Personal Data about you when transferred via the internet to Us.
10. Links to Other Websites
10.1. The Website may contain links to websites and/or applications of third parties. Other websites and applications may also reference or link to Our Website. We do not control such websites and applications, nor the collection and/or processing of Personal Data about You by such websites and applications, and thus We are not responsible for their privacy practices. This Policy does not apply to any actions taken via such websites and/or applications.
10.2. Whenever You access such third parties’ websites and/or applications, We recommend that You carefully review their privacy policies prior to using such websites and/or applications and prior to disclosing any Personal Data about You.
11. Right to access; right to rectification
11.1. You are entitled to review, either by Yourself or through a representative authorized by You in writing or Your guardian, any Personal Data about You that is kept in Our database.
11.2. If You have reviewed the Personal Data about You and found it to be incorrect, incomplete, unclear or outdated, You may request Us to amend or delete the Personal Data.
12. Changes to the Policy
We may change this Policy in Our sole discretion at any time. Any revisions to this Policy will be posted as an updated version accessible via the Website home page, with the date of the update of the Policy on the top of the page. We recommend that You revisit this Policy regularly so as to be kept apprised of any such changes.
13. Contact Us
For any queries relating to this Policy, please contact Us at [email protected].