“Personal Information” means information that can be used on its own or in conjunction with other information to identify, contact, or locate a person, or to identify an individual in context. For example, personal information includes, among other things, your name, address, email address, telephone number, credit card information, site behavior, etc.
“Content” means any and all written, visual, video, or audio information contained on the Site, including, but not limited to, any and all emails received from Melissa Wick, Wick Law Offices, LLC and/or www.mwicklaw.com and any and all written or downloadable material purchased, viewed, or otherwise offered by Wick Law Offices, LLC and/or on www.mwicklaw.com, including, but not limited to, blog posts, graphics, newsletters, designs, documents, information, templates and materials.
“Courses, Services, and/or Products” means www.mwicklaw.com Content (as defined herein), email list/newsletters, social media posts, blog posts, courses, coaching services, guides, eBooks, forms, worksheets, workbooks, webinars, website materials, individual classes, class packages, and/or templates available on the Site.
SCOPE OF POLICY
Electronic Communications Privacy Act Notice 18 U.S.C. §§ 2701-2711
We make no guarantee of confidentiality of privacy of any communication or information transmitted on the Site or any website linked to the Site. We will not be liable for the privacy of the information, email addresses, registration and identification information, disk space, communications, confidential or trade-secret information, or any other content transmitted over networks accessed by the Site, or otherwise connected to your use of the Site.
INFORMATION GATHERED FROM ALL VISITORS
When you visit this Site you may provide us with two types of information: personal information you knowingly choose to disclose that is collected on an individual basis and Site use information collected on an aggregate basis as you and others browse our Site.
- Personal Information You Provide:
When using the Site, and in filling out forms, purchasing products, providing comments, signing up to receive a newsletter, downloading a freebie, or contacting us, you may be asked to enter your name, email address, website address, mailing address, payment or credit card information. We use this information to deliver the product purchased, or information requested, to improve the performance and applicability of the Site, and to provide you with educational content, newsletters, promotions, and special offers.
- Aggregate Data and Personal Information Automatically Collected from All Visitors:
We gather certain generic information with respect to all visitors’ use of our Site, such as the number of unique visitors, frequency with which they visit and favored areas on the Site. Through use of the Site, Wick Law Offices, LLC may use data collection technology, such as Google Analytics and other similar technology (hereinafter referred to as the “Data Collection Companies”) to collect information related to your use of the Site. Generally speaking, this includes information about your geographic location and Site behavior. The Data Collection Companies also provide us with information about what type of device or software you use, your IP address (with location information), and whether you view the Site on mobile, tablet, or desktop. We only use this type of data in aggregate – that is we look at the data on a collective basic, in summary form, rather than on an individual basis.
We collect this information for statistical purposes only and to improve the viewer experience. We may also provide statistical “ratings” about how our customers collectively use our Site to advertisers, sponsors, and other companies with which we do business. These statistical ratings do not contain any personally identifiable information about you or any of our users.
We may automatically track certain information about you based upon your behavior on our Site. We use this information to do internal research on our user’s demographics, interests, and behavior to better understand, protect, and serve our users. This information is compiled and analyzed on an aggregate basis.
- COOKIES AND PIXELS
- Differentiate you from other users
- To prevent you from having to log in more than is necessary for security
- Help remember and process the items in the shopping cart
- In conjunction with our web server’s log files, allow us to calculate the aggregate data about site traffic and site interactions in order to offer better Site experiences and tools in the future. We may also use trusted third-party services that track this information on our behalf.
Cookies do not allow us to gather any personal information about you and we do not intentionally store any personal information that your browser provided to us in your cookies. A cookie cannot retrieve any other data from your hard drive of pass on computer viruses.
The Company does reserve the right to use the technological equivalent of cookies, including social media pixels. These pixels allow social media sites to track visitors to outside websites so as to tailor advertising messages users see while visiting that social media website. The Company reserves the right to use these pixels in compliance with the policies of various social media websites.
- IP ADDRESSES
IP addresses are used by your computer every time you are connected to the Internet. We collect and analyze traffic on our Sites by keeping track of the IP addresses of our visitors. IP addresses are unique numeric identifiers that are assigned to each computer browser accessing the internet. An IP address, by itself, cannot identify you personally. However, when combined with other information provided by your internet service provider (ISP), your IP address can be used to identify the computer originating a message.
We collect generic information through applications, including mobile applications or widgets.
From time to time, we may conduct surveys or solicit your feedback. These surveys are used to gather information to improve our sites and provide a more meaningful experience for our users. We may also use the information to alert you to offers and products in which you have expressed an interest.
THIRD PARTY LINKS
Google’s advertising requirements can be summed up by Google’s Advertising Principles. They are put in place to provide a positive experience for you. We are not currently using Google Ads on the Site, although this may change in the future.
We use remarketing to reach people who have previously visited our Site by tracking information to we can send the rights ads to the right people.
Third party vendors, including Google, show our ads on sites across the internet.
We have implemented the following through Google Analytics: Demographics and Interests Reporting.
We, along with third-party vendors such as Google, use first-party cookies (such as the Google Analytics cookies) and third-party cookies (such as the DoubleClick cookie) or other third-party identifiers together to compile data regarding user interactions with ad impressions and other ad service functions as they relate to our website.
To Opt-Out of Google Ads: You can set preferences for how Google advertises to you using the Google Ad Settings page. Alternatively, you can opt-out by visiting the Network Advertising Initiative Opt-Out page or by using the Google Analytics Opt-Out Browser add-on.
To Opt-Out of Google Marketing Platform’s Remarketing Pixels, visit the Google Marketing Platform opt-out page or the Network Advertising Initiative opt-out page.
Wick Law Offices, LLC reserves the right to communicate with you from time to time about important administrative, policy, legal, credit card, and billing matters, which will affect your use of our website, including any alleged violations of the applicable site Terms and Conditions. If you are an account holder, you will automatically receive the following emails unless you choose to not receive them by going to “Account Login” page or by following the instructions at the bottom of each email message on how to unsubscribe: (i) to contact you for feedback and surveys; or (ii) to send you relevant company or service- related information.
HOW DO WE USE THE INFORMATION YOU PROVIDE US?
We use personal information for purposes of presenting our Site and its Content, Courses, Services and Products to you, providing you with information, providing you with offers for products and services, providing you with information about Services and Products, carrying out any contract between you and the Company, administering our business activities, providing customer service, and making available other Content, Products, and Services.
We collect Personal Information from you when you open a user account, purchase, order, or sign up on and for the Site, Courses, Services, and Products, download our freebies or resources, subscribe to our newsletter, fill out a form, browse the Site, view Content, make purchases, enter your any Personal Information on the Site. If you open a user account, purchase, order, or sign up on and for the Site, Courses, Services, and Products, download our freebies or resources, subscribe to our newsletter, fill out a form, enter your personal information on the Site, you will be required to provide us with certain personal information, including your name, email address, phone number, credit card, debit card or account number, expiration date and billing address. If you’re just viewing the Site, you won’t be required to provide personal information to browse.
If the Personal Information we have collected about you is incorrect or incomplete in any way, or you would like to update what we have, please contact Wick Law Offices, LLC at email@example.com We will make the appropriate corrections when notified, as long as the corrections requested to be made are not incorrect or fraudulent in any way.
If you’re outside of the EU: if you sign-up to receive any freebies, downloads, webinars, recordings, courses, or services from Wick Law Offices, LLC, or purchase any products or services from us, you will automatically be added to our email list to receive free email messages from us. You can unsubscribe at any time by clicking “UNSUBSCRIBE” at the bottom of each email. If you have any questions, or difficulty unsubscribing from those emails, email Melissa Wick at firstname.lastname@example.org to be unsubscribed from future messages.
If you’re IN the EU: if you sign-up to receive any freebies, downloads, webinars, recordings, courses, or services from Wick Law Offices, LLC, or purchase any products or services from us, you will only be added to our email list to receive free email messages from us if you affirmatively consent to receiving such messages. You can unsubscribe at any time by clicking “UNSUBSCRIBE” at the bottom of each email. If you have any questions, or difficulty unsubscribing from those emails, email Melissa Wick at email@example.com to be unsubscribed from future messages.
When using the Site, Courses, Services, and/or Products, we may use the Personal Information we collect from you when you register, make a purchase, sign up for our newsletter, respond to a survey or marketing communication (typically by email), browse the Site, or use certain other Site features in the following ways:
- To personalize your experience and to allow us to deliver the type of content and product offerings in which you are most interested.
- To present our website and its contents to you, providing you with information and offers for products and services.
- To provide you with information about your subscriptions and products
- To carry out any contract between you and Wick Law Offices, LLC
- To administer our business activities and provide customer service
- To improve our Site in order to better serve you
- To make available other items and services to our customers and prospective customers
- For trend analysis, pattern detection, and site administration.
- To allow us to better serve you in response to your customer service requests.
- To administer a contest, promotion, survey, or other Site feature.
- To quickly process your transactions on and for the Site, Courses, Services, and/or Products.
- To send periodic emails regarding the Site, Courses, Services, and/or Products.
- To tailor social media (i.e., Facebook, Instagram, etc.) advertisements to you.
SHARING OR DISCLOSURE OF YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
In general, we do not sell, trade, rent, lease or otherwise transfer to outside (third) parties your Personal Information unless we provide users with advance notice or need to do so in order to comply with the law or an investigation.
Your Personal Information may also be disclosed to a third party in the event of any merger, sale, joint venture, reorganization assignment, transfer, dissolution, or disposition of all or any portion of our business.
However, non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses. If you make your personal information available to third parties through our Site, Courses, Services, and/or Products, Wick Law Offices, LLC is not responsible for any unauthorized use by that third party.
We may disclose information when legally compelled to do so, in other words, when we, in good faith, believe that the law requires it or for the protection of our legal rights or when compelled by a court or other government entity to do so.
It’s also important to note that we do not allow third-party behavioral tracking.
OUR COMMITMENT TO DATA SECURITY
We have appropriate security measures in place to prevent personal information from being accidentally lost, used, or accessed in an unauthorized way. We aim to make your visit to our Site as safe as possible. We limit access to your personal information to those who have a genuine business need to know it. Those processing your information will do so only in an authorized manner and are subject to a duty of confidentiality.
Your Personal Information is contained behind secured networks and is only accessible by a limited number of persons who have special access rights to such systems and are required to keep the Personal Information confidential. By viewing, using, or purchasing on or from the Site, Courses, Services, and/or Products, you acknowledge that Wick Law Offices, LLC and its staff and independent contractors may access your Personal Information.
We implement a variety of security measures when a user places an order to maintain the safety of your Personal Information. All transactions are processed through a gateway provider and are not stored or processed on our servers.
CALIFORNIA ONLINE PRIVACY PROTECTION ACT (“CalOPPA”)
Pursuant to CalOPPA, we agree to the following:
Users can visit our site anonymously.
CHILDREN’S ONLINE PRIVACY PROTECTION ACT (“COPPA”)
Children are not eligible to use our services and we ask that children (under the age of 13) do not submit any personal information to us. We do not specifically market to children under the age of 13. Please STOP and do not use, view, purchase, or otherwise browse the Site, Courses, Services, or Products if you are under 13 years old. If you’re younger than 13, you are not permitted to enter any Personal Information on this Site.
If you are a parent and you believe your child under the age of 13 has provided us with Personal Information, please contact us immediately to have it removed by emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
FAIR INFORMATION PRACTICES
In order to comply with Fair Information Practices we will take the following responsive action, should a data breach occur:
We will notify you via email within 5 business days of any known breach.
CAN-SPAM ACT OF 2003
The CAN-SPAM Act is a U.S. law which establishes rules for commercial email messages, gives you the right to stop certain commercial emails from being sent to you, and outlines certain penalties for commercial entities or persons who violate the law. In compliance with the CAN-SPAN Act, all e-mails sent from our organization will clearly state who the e-mail is from and provide clear information on how to contact the sender. In addition, all e-mail messages will also contain concise information on how to remove yourself from our mailing list so that you receive no further e-mail communications from us.
We collect your email address and name so we can:
- Send information, respond to inquiries, and/or other requests or questions.
- Process orders and to send information and updates pertaining to orders of a course, product, or service.
- Send you additional information related to your course, product and/or service.
- Market to our mailing list or continue to send emails to you after the original transaction has occurred.
- Email you a newsletter with free information and advertising certain Products, Services, and/or Courses we offer.
In accordance with the CAN-SPAM Act, we agree to the following:
- We WILL NOT use false or misleading subjects or email addresses.
- We WILL identify the email message as an advertisement in some reasonable way.
- We WILL include our business mailing address and/or physical address in our emails.
- We WILL monitor third-party email marketing services for compliance. We use email@example.com to send our emails to you.
- We WILL honor opt-out/unsubscribe requests quickly.
- We WILL allow users to unsubscribe by using the appropriate link at the bottom of each email.
If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, you can email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or click on unsubscribe at the bottom of any email you receive from us and we will promptly remove you from future correspondence(s). However, unsubscribing from one list or set of emails may not unsubscribe you from receiving ALL future emails from us. If you experience any problems unsubscribing, please email Melissa Wick at email@example.com and we will promptly handle your removal.
YOUR GENERAL DATA PROTECTION REGULATION (“GDPR”) RIGHTS
If you are located within the European Union (“EU”), you are entitled to certain rights under the GDPR. You have the right to:
- Know how long we’ll keep your information. We’ll keep your personal information until the earlier of: (1) you either ask us to delete your information or (2) Wick Law Offices, LLC decides it no longer needs the data and the cost of retaining it outweighs the value to keeping it.]
- Access, rectify or erase your personal information.
- Withdraw your consent to the Wick Law Offices’ processing of your data, which shall have no effect on the lawfulness of the processing of your personal information prior to your withdrawal.
- Lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority that has jurisdiction over GDPR issues.
- Provide only your personal information which is reasonably required to enter into a contract with us. Wick Law Offices, LLC will not ask for your consent to provide unnecessary personal information on the condition of entering into a contractual relationship with Wick Law Offices, LLC.
Wick Law Offices, LLC
Mailing Address: Melissa Wick at 3019 Indianola Ave. Columbus, Ohio 43202
Updated on: August 11, 2021